• Dodt leads BMW PGA Championship by 1 shot after 3rd round
Dodt leads BMW PGA Championship by 1 shot after 3rd round

On another hot day at Wentworth , in which the players had to combat winds of up to 20mph, Jamieson held his nerve after a jittery bogey-par-double bogey run. "It's going to be tough out there", he admitted. Certainly, the two Irishmen will hope their bad day, so to speak, has been dispatched and that they can yet impact at the business end of...

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  • Donaldson, Tulowitzki activated, back in Blue Jays' lineup
Donaldson, Tulowitzki activated, back in Blue Jays' lineup

The under is also 4-0-1 in the Blue Jays' last five Sunday games, and 6-2 in the Blue Jays' last eight games against a starter with a WHIP greater than 1.30. After hitting the fence in a spot where there is no padding, but rather Plexiglas covering an out-of-town scoreboard, Hoying lay on the ground in pain for several minutes.

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  • Jose Mourinho leads Manchester United to emotional Europa League victory
Jose Mourinho leads Manchester United to emotional Europa League victory

Mourinho stated after United's 2-0 win over Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday that Woodward has known the names of the players the manager wants to sign for the last two months. Some guys win every time, but I don't, I don't", Mourinho told reporters. "It's just a football game, it's just a trophy, but if we can help support them with...

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  • Bartra returns as Dortmund qualify for Champions League
Bartra returns as Dortmund qualify for Champions League

Bundesliga top scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a last-gasp victor to earn Borussia Dortmund a 4-3 win over Werder Bremen on Saturday. Borussia Dortmund defender Marc Bartra has played his first game since suffering a fractured wrist in a bomb attack on the team bus.

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  • Celtic beat Aberdeen to win Scottish Cup and seal Treble
Celtic beat Aberdeen to win Scottish Cup and seal Treble

Celtic have secured numerous records this season as they romped to a sixth Premiership title in a row and lifted the League Cup . The Hoops have also cancelled their planned Heroes and Legends bus parade whish was to be staged in advance of Sunday's Celtic FC Foundation match at Parkhead.

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  • Michael Ballack slams Bayern Munich legend Philipp Lahm
Michael Ballack slams Bayern Munich legend Philipp Lahm

Overshadowed by the retirement of Philipp Lahm , Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso will also close the curtains on a glorious career in Saturday's Bundesliga finale. "It's also my mother's birthday so it promises to be a pleasant Monday", Lahm said. In search of 3 points for one last time , the Little Giant will don the red colours of Bayern M...

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  • Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy found dead
Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy found dead

An eight-time Pro Bowler for the Seahawks , Kennedy finished with 58 sacks, three interceptions, and scored one touchdown on a fumble recovery during his 167-game career. Cortez Kennedy passed away suddenly at his home in Orlando on Tuesday. He basically won the 1989 national championship for Erickson's Hurricanes by dominating the second half of...

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  • No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals
No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals

Even with the addition of Kevin Durant , the Cavs know they beat this team a year ago and there's no reason for them to not believe they can't win again. Based on his comments from last night, he wants his team to be able to enjoy this moment and not take it for granted, and over the next week they'll prepare to take on "that juggernaut out West".

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  • Allegri turns focus to Champions League after 'beautiful' season
Allegri turns focus to Champions League after 'beautiful' season

A review of the weekend's action in Italy's Serie A, as 17-year old Moise Kean seals victory for Juventus at Bologna . In November, Kean became the first player born in this millennium to appear in Serie A. The team did well and we woke up after the goal. But Spalletti, who has been linked to the vacant position at Inter Milan following the re...

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  • John Terry has made most of season on periphery at Chelsea
John Terry has made most of season on periphery at Chelsea

Absolutely (not). Otherwise he stays here. After Willian, freed by Hazard, had seen a shot finger-tipped wide by Watford goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes early in the second half, the "one for you, one for me" pattern of scoring was repeated. Chelsea last won the domestic double in the 2009-10 season under former manager Carlo Ancelotti. "Next time...

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  • David Price: Price to make another rehab start Wednesday
David Price: Price to make another rehab start Wednesday

He has had a good start in Triple-A with a strong 1.55 ERA and 20:5 K:BB in five appearances. He has 29 strikeouts in 27 2/3 innings. The Red Sox have an extremely talented lineup, so this will undoubtedly be Sonny's toughest test so far this season.

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  • Freeland, Gonzalez hit noteworthy home runs in win over Reds
Freeland, Gonzalez hit noteworthy home runs in win over Reds

Arenado was the only regular third baseman in the majors who hadn't committed an error yet this season. Hamilton stole second and third and then scored on Votto's groundout to put Cincinnati in front 1-0. Alexi Amarista lucked into a two-run double when left fielder Adam Duvall lost the ball in the sun, and Senzatela ripped a two-run single up ...

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  • James breaks Jordan record as Cavs reach National Basketball Association finals
James breaks Jordan record as Cavs reach National Basketball Association finals

James spoke Thursday (Friday Manila time ) during the morning shootaround before the Cavaliers play the Boston Celtics in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals. This victory gave the Cleveland Cavaliers a 3-1 National Basketball Association playoff win in the Eastern Conference and they had to recover from a 16-point deficit to make this ha...

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  • 'I'm the favourite? I don't care', says Nadal
'I'm the favourite? I don't care', says Nadal

Sir Andy Murray insists he will be ready for the French Open , despite struggling with illness in the past week. It makes the men's draw an exciting one, although there is no outstanding candidate for the crown. "There are so many possibilities in the works". The most in-form player heading into the competition is Simona Halep . Djokovic...

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  • Hamilton: Monaco 'the unicorn of races' in F1 career
Hamilton: Monaco 'the unicorn of races' in F1 career

Red Bull driver Max Verstappen was third quickest, followed by Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas , the other race victor this season. They had changed over just before the stoppage, and been unable to go faster, and when the session resumed there was so much traffic as others had gone in the opposite direction and were running on the supers...

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  • Warriors coach Steve Kerr not yet ready to return to bench
Warriors coach Steve Kerr not yet ready to return to bench

The Warriors responded to the disappointment by signing Kevin Durant this offseason and went from a team that broke the regular season wins record to one threatening a postseason mark. In football, the Lions and Browns played off for the NFL championship in three straight years between 1952-54 - but that was when 12 teams contested a title ...

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  • LeBron James seeks his own legacy in face of Michael Jordan comparison
LeBron James seeks his own legacy in face of Michael Jordan comparison

I did pretty much everything that MJ did when I was a kid. The teams are meeting for the third straight time in the National Basketball Association finals, with each winning one title. "I don't think I've ever had four fouls in a game before in the first, so my rhythm is kind of broken", James said. The Cleveland regulars were 16 of 33 from...

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  • Who will win the Stanley Cup finals?
Who will win the Stanley Cup finals?

An unrestricted free agent at the end of this season, Chris Kunitz might be nearing the end of his tenure with the Penguins . Now here we are with the teams playing in game seven where the victor will go on to face the Nashville Predators in the NHL Championship while the loser's season comes to a crashing end.

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  • National Football League relaxes TD celebration rules, approves 10-minute overtime
National Football League relaxes TD celebration rules, approves 10-minute overtime

More celebrations . Maybe more ties. The fourth and final rule change allows a second player to return from injured reserve . Previously, the rule allowed just one player to return from the list, though most teams have more than one injured player capable of returning at some point in the season.

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  • Wenger uncertainty no excuse, says Mertesacker
Wenger uncertainty no excuse, says Mertesacker

Chelsea , Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City and Liverpool will represent England next season with Manchester United joining them if they win the Europa League. It looks like Arsenal may have no choice but to switch to a back four with Laurent Koscielny suspended, Gabriel injured, Shkodran Mustafi illness and Kieran Gibbs thigh injury...

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  • Unknown Swede Carlsson upstages big guns at Wentworth
Unknown Swede Carlsson upstages big guns at Wentworth

He hit two shots into the water on the 17th and make a quintuple-bogey 8, then finished with a double bogey to close with an 84, the worst finish by a 54-hole leader at The Players . "I just played with what I had and I think that was the key to success , what I've been doing kind of into this tournament". Jamieson's score was matched by Kirade...

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  • Murray extra motivated for Paris slam
Murray extra motivated for Paris slam

But over the last seven, eight years of my career I always wanted to perform at my best and play my best tennis at the Grand Slams and that's still the case now. This is the first week in the 40-years-plus history of the ATP computer rankings that the top five men are all 30 or older. Djokovic is the defending French Open champ, defeating M...

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  • Real Madrid looking to edge Barcelona out in title race
Real Madrid looking to edge Barcelona out in title race

In Ronaldo's last eight appearances, he has five multi-goal games, including a pair of hat tricks in the Champions League against Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid . "We do not feel it is over yet". The results of face-to-face meetings between these teams remain on the side of Real Madrid , behind which there were 3 victories in the last five g...

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  • England captain Eoin Morgan praises 'brilliant' Worcestershire all-rounder Moeen Ali
England captain Eoin Morgan praises 'brilliant' Worcestershire all-rounder Moeen Ali

Meanwhile, England will assess Ben Stokes on Thursday and on Friday before deciding whether to use him in Saturday's one-day worldwide against South Africa at Southampton. All-rounder Stokes, making his return to the side after his MVP-winning turn in the Indian Premier League, left the field during the second innings after experiencing pain ...

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  • The 'No Fun League,' Relaxes End Zone Celebration Rules
The 'No Fun League,' Relaxes End Zone Celebration Rules

The overtime change is being pushed as a player-safety initiative, but isn't likely to be popular with fans, especially if it results in more ties. National Football League owners have come together following another season to make new rules that will be in effect at the start of the 2017 regular season.

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  • Spurs Chairman Daniel Levy Certain Mauricio Pochettino Will Stay
Spurs Chairman Daniel Levy Certain Mauricio Pochettino Will Stay

Pochettino has led Tottenham to consecutive top-three finishes in the Premier League, this season's second place seeing them rack up an impressive total of 86 points. A player might feel that he's done enough at Tottenham and might fancy a change. From what we've seen, unless Spurs turn around and make a right wing back a transfer priority we s...

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  • LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's play-off scoring record
LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's play-off scoring record

James will now play in a seventh consecutive NBA Finals against the rival Warriors, but he is not turning his attention to them just yet. The Cavaliers ended the Celtics post-season - winning the game, 135-102. "It's carried me all the way to this point now, and it's going to carry me for the rest of my career because scoring is not No. 1 on ...

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  • Roy Nelson signs multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA
Roy Nelson signs multi-fight deal with Bellator MMA

On the other hand, "Big County" often butted heads with UFC president Dana White despite serving as one of the company's fan favorites over the years. Nelson (22-14), also a former IFL champion, first broke into the UFC after winning season 10 of The Ultimate Fighter with a first round knockout over Brendan Schaub in 2009.

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  • Milos Raonic's path at French Open runs through Rafael Nadal
Milos Raonic's path at French Open runs through Rafael Nadal

Brad Gilbert, who helped Murray crack the top 10 in 2007, said his former charge will fight back. "I wasn't surprised. I'm still pretty close to him and to the rest of the team", said Becker. Federer chose to skip the entire clay-court circuit to focus on preparing for grass and hard courts. World number one Andy Murray said he had shrugg...

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  • 'Changed' Hamilton is now a team player: Wolff
'Changed' Hamilton is now a team player: Wolff

Even the normally inscrutable Raikkonen sounded upbeat after recording the third quickest time in P2 behind Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo - who got pole position here a year ago. See the full interview with Daniel and Natalie on Red Bull's floating Monaco motorhome from Saturday midday on Sky Sports F1 . An F1 rarity sent ripples through the...

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