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Iran vs. Morocco in 2018 FIFA World Cup

Iran vs. Morocco in 2018 FIFA World Cup

The result means Iran now tops the standings in Group B, with Portugal and Spain set to make their tournament debut in a highly anticipated matchup Friday afternoon. "We come here without World ...

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Dustin Johnson Takes 4-Shot Lead Heading Into Weekend At US Open

Dustin Johnson Takes 4-Shot Lead Heading Into Weekend At US Open

Players are aware of this going in, and several - including Woods and McIlroy - put in significant amounts of practice time at Shinnecock ahead of the championship. "I'm just trying to get it back in ...

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Katie Boulter knocks out Samantha Stosur of Nottingham Open

Katie Boulter knocks out Samantha Stosur of Nottingham Open

Boulter, who saved a set point in the opening set, won the majority of big points and remained extremely consistent on serve as the seven easy serve holds testified. 2 Heather Watson arriving looking...

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Frustrated Mickelson swats moving ball with putter at Open

Mickelson was given a 10 for the par-4 hole. Mickelson is a five-time major champion, and I understand that he is frustrated with his game and the fact that he has yet to win a U.S. Open. As he wa...

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Yussuf Poulsen Winner For Denmark Ruins Peru's World Cup Return

Yussuf Poulsen Winner For Denmark Ruins Peru's World Cup Return

Kasper Schmeichel is doing his best brick wall impression. What an journey Peru fans have been on to see their country at the World Cup, after a 36-year absence. Peru , who left out all-time top-...

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Woods fires worst ever US Open score

Woods fires worst ever US Open score

There were no great leaps on the leader board, no tremendous roars, just a grim silence as the field tried to grind out pars and avoid catastrophes under the chill, unmoving cloud cover. And it's doin...

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Egypt get Salah boost ahead of opener against Uruguay

Egypt get Salah boost ahead of opener against Uruguay

To make matters harder, Russian Federation will be confident after their crushing 5-0 victory over a hapless Saudi Arabia team, who Uruguay will surely beat to all but seal their place in the last 1...

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War Brought Cricket to Afghanistan

War Brought Cricket to Afghanistan

Test cricket's newest team were on the receiving end of some aggressive batting as Dhawan , who smashed 107, and Vijay , who made 105, put on a 168-run opening stand after the hosts elected to...

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How to Watch Argentina vs Iceland

How to Watch Argentina vs Iceland

As they showed in reaching the quarter finals of Euro 2016, Iceland , he noted, were capable both of using their significant height advantage and of punishing more fancied opponents on the break. "I ...

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Argentina reveal Sergio Aguero will start over Gonzalo Higuain vs. Iceland

Argentina reveal Sergio Aguero will start over Gonzalo Higuain vs. Iceland

He came agonizingly close in 2014, where he won player of the tournament but was unable to prevent Argentina from losing 1-0 to Germany in extra time in the final. "He's very fit, well prepared an...

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US, Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup finals

US, Mexico and Canada to host 2026 World Cup finals

Khalfi said it was "regrettable" that seven Arab countries did not vote for Morocco, including close political allies such as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. For instance, Los Angeles may h...

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Afghanistan set shortest records on Test debut

Afghanistan set shortest records on Test debut

With a massive lead of 265 runs, India made them follow on. Afghanistan's players posed for the cameras alongside their opponents after the loss. Vijay then took control after Dhawan's departure...

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Saudi team fell short by 95%

Saudi team fell short by 95%

Putin, grappling with Western sanctions since seizing Crimea from Ukraine four years ago, will attend an opening ceremony at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium ahead of the first match of the month-long fest...

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NBA Draft rumor: Teams comfortable with risk surrounding Michael Porter Jr

NBA Draft rumor: Teams comfortable with risk surrounding Michael Porter Jr

UPDATE: Porter seems to be working on some trolling and/or damage control, as he posted these pictures later Thursday afternoon. In November, he underwent microdiscectomy surgery, an operation on his...

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Justin Langer talks ball-tampering, culture ahead of ODI series

Justin Langer talks ball-tampering, culture ahead of ODI series

It was too little, too late, though, as Australia crumbled to their second-lowest total when batting first since the 2015 World Cup - not the start Justin Langer will have wanted at the beginning ...

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Iran beat Morocco with 95th-minute own goal

Iran beat Morocco with 95th-minute own goal

Morocco nearly turned that initial pressure into a goal in the 19th minute when following a scramble in the area, Medhi Benatia's shot was well saved by Iran keeper Alireza Beiranvand . Spain an...

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Morocco 0-1 Iran: Late Own Goal Hurts Atlas Lion

They should come out and apologise because this arrogant conduct against 23 boys is absolutely ridiculous and unnecessary. For now, Iran remain the rank outsiders in the group but Queiroz is happy...

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Leicester City Travel To Manchester United In 2018/19 Premier League Opener

Leicester City Travel To Manchester United In 2018/19 Premier League Opener

The most noteworthy quirk is that new Arsenal manager Unai Emery has been handed a baptism of fire as a welcome present, with the Gunners scheduled to face Man City and Chelsea in their firs...

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Knicks rumors: Close Kawhi Leonard 'expressed a desire' to play NY

Knicks rumors: Close Kawhi Leonard 'expressed a desire' to play NY

Tim Duncan flew into NY to meet with head coach Gregg Popovich to have a sit-down with Kawhi and hopefully get him back on board with the team. Check back for frequent updates. The two sides have been...

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England golfer cards 92 in US Open blowout

England golfer cards 92 in US Open blowout

Ewen Murray reflects on a frustrating day for Rory McIlroy at the US Open and discusses the talking points from the opening round at Shinnecock Hills. Instead, McIlroy hammered his approach into the...

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FIFA Probes Empty Seats At World Cup Match In Ekaterinburg Arena

FIFA Probes Empty Seats At World Cup Match In Ekaterinburg Arena

The FIFA World Cup stadium capacity is 33,061. "We still have to see how training goes today, but I can nearly assure you 100 per cent that he'll play , we are all very optimistic that he will ...

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Wantaway Bayern Munich defender Boateng favours LaLiga over Man Utd

Wantaway Bayern Munich defender Boateng favours LaLiga over Man Utd

But speaking at Germany's news conference prior to their opening Group F match with Mexico, Boateng said: "Firstly, we are here with the national team and the World Cup is set to start". The German ce...

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Host nation Russian Federation thrash Saudi Arabia in World Cup opener

Host nation Russian Federation thrash Saudi Arabia in World Cup opener

The result equalled the best in a World Cup opening game and President Vladimir Putin wasted no time in phoning coach Stanislav Cherchesov to congratulate him. 12' - GOAL! Russia 1-0 Saudi Arabia...

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Kyrie Irving Gives His Thoughts About Reuniting With LeBron James In Boston

Kyrie Irving Gives His Thoughts About Reuniting With LeBron James In Boston

Irving stayed neutral when presented with the possibility of a reunion with his former Cavaliers teammate on Tuesday in Waltham, where he addressed the media. Irving said he wouldn't be opposed to p...

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Rangers sign Croatian defender Nikola Katic on four-year deal

Rangers sign Croatian defender Nikola Katic on four-year deal

After signing his four-year contract at Ibrox today Nikola becomes the fourth Croatian to play for Rangers , following in the footsteps of Dado Pršo, Nikica Jelavić and Niko Kranjčar. He now looks se...

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Salah fit to face Uruguay

Salah fit to face Uruguay

Meanwhile, Uruguay's attacking threat will come from Barcelona striker Luis Suarez, and Paris Saint-Germain's Edison Cavani. Egypt , a no-frills side who play on the counterattack under the wily ...

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Rashford in injury doubt ahead of England's opener vs Tunisia

Rashford in injury doubt ahead of England's opener vs Tunisia

England have arrived at their training base in Repino, near St. Petersburg, to begin their World Cup preparations ahead of their Russian Federation 2018 opener against Tunisia on Monday. "To get to...

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Romantic stories should blossom, Russian MP says

Tamara Pletnyova , head of the Family, Women and Children's Affairs committee, dropped this news some 24 hours before the biggest day of the year as Russian Federation began its duties as host of the...

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What Tiger Woods said after Round 1 at U.S. Open

Open returned to its bludgeoning roots Thursday thanks to an assist from Mother Nature, leaving destruction in its wake and almost no player unscathed. Granted, there was the consolation that he was f...

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World Cup Coming To North America, But Chicago Won’t Host Games

World Cup Coming To North America, But Chicago Won’t Host Games

The World Cup unfortunately rarely does justice to the music of participating countries, and national anthems are hardly party tunes for the grand occassion. Russian president Vladimir Putin had earli...

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Kemp and Chirinos ejected after home plate collision

Kemp and Chirinos ejected after home plate collision

Kemp then chased after Chirinos when the catcher shoved him following the collision. The catcher, Robinson Chirinos of the Rangers, must have been expecting Kemp to just be tagged out. Chirinos respon...

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Russia crush sorry Saudi Arabia 5-0 in World Cup opener

Russia crush sorry Saudi Arabia 5-0 in World Cup opener

Less than a minute remaining in the first half it was Cheryshev to up the score, shooting the ball into the upper left of the Saudi Arabian net to leave 2-0 displayed on the stadium's huge digital scr...

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Antoine Griezmann: Atletico Madrid forward to stay at La Liga club

Antoine Griezmann: Atletico Madrid forward to stay at La Liga club

The Frenchman has been linked with a move away from the Spanish capital for well over 12 months, with a move to Manchester United highly anticipated last summer. I really appreciate the club's confi...

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Mbappe eases fears after ankle injury

Mbappe eases fears after ankle injury

Les Bleus continued preparations for the World Cup at the Glebovets Stadium in Istra on Tuesday, but Didier Deschamps's session came to a grinding halt when Mbappe went down in apparent agony. "Ice p...

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Alisson: Real Madrid set to beat Liverpool in another 'final'

Alisson: Real Madrid set to beat Liverpool in another 'final'

Their report makes clear that claims in the Brazilian media that Liverpool had tabled a £60m bid for Alisson were wide of the mark and that the club's recruitment team have accepted that their cha...

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Lionel Messi: Club bully or the greatest ever?

Lionel Messi: Club bully or the greatest ever?

Ronaldo was once again in stunning form for Real Madrid last season , netting 44 goals in all competitions. "But I admit that Lionel Messi brings even more magic to football". According to th...

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World Cup begins with match between Russia, Saudi Arabia

World Cup begins with match between Russia, Saudi Arabia

Soon afterwards, Russian Federation were forced into a change when midfielder Alan Dzagoev pulled up with what seemed to be a hamstring injury and was replaced by Cheryshev. "England have a good gro...

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'Canelo' Alvarez And Gennady Golovkin To Rematch On September 15th

'Canelo' Alvarez And Gennady Golovkin To Rematch On September 15th

He claimed it was a result of eating contaminated meat but was forced to withdraw from the original rematch after being given a six-month suspension, backdated to the first failed test on 17 February....

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Robbie Williams shows middle finger on TV during World Cup opening ceremony

Robbie Williams shows middle finger on TV during World Cup opening ceremony

FIFA president Gianni Infantino also spoke briefly, claiming: "For one month, football will conquer Russian Federation and from Russian Federation, football will conquer the world. The service is als...

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Sadio Mane happy at Liverpool despite Real Madrid rumours

Sadio Mane happy at Liverpool despite Real Madrid rumours

The 26-year-old produced another impressive season at the Merseyside outfit in 2017/18, helping the Reds to the UEFA Champions League final and fourth place in the Premier League . To be honest, I am...

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