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Baseball 'can benefit from LA 2028 Games decision'

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Los Angeles has been hailed as the host city of the 2028 #Summer Games as well, CNN reported. In Paris , the famous Olympic rings were wheeled into position in front of the Eiffel Tower before this week's announcement, and those behind the bid made the most of one of the world's most famous landmarks - let alone in France - in their logo. Read More »

Lions in NY to play Giants

The Giants are playing their first home game of the season after losing to the Cowboys on the road last week. They have a 13-18-1 record since 1970. Eli Manning completed 29 passes for 198 yards, with only two passes going for more than 20 yards with the Cowboys playing a soft zone to keep NY from going deep. Read More »

Kyrie Irving says he 'absolutely' can win NBA Championship without LeBron James

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The Boston Celtics will enter training camp with potentially 11 new players as they've overturned their roster this offseason. Smith: I'm not implying that you have to at all. There is no looking back from that standpoint. And it wasn't about me not wanting to win. It wasn't anything about that. I was like, I want to be extremely, extremely happy, like, in perfecting my craft. Read More »

Barcelona fears hamstring tear for Dembele

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Ernesto Valverde's side have won four La Liga games from four so far in 2017-18, with Dembele in for just 51 minutes in the Spanish top flight. Its next match is Tuesday against Eibar at the Camp Nou Stadium. The France worldwide was making his first ever La Liga start at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez when he was forced off in the first half of the match with an injury. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton Wins Crash-Filled 2017 Singapore F1 Grand Prix, Extends Lead

Vettel had arrived in Singapore three points behind Hamilton in the drivers' championships and was set to re-take the lead on a track which is notoriously hard to overtake. "You can see what happens". Three-time world champion Lewis Hamilton , who won the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday, has revealed that he has been drawing inspiration from his hero Ayrton Senna. Read More »

Hector Bellerin makes bold claim about Arsenal's draw with Chelsea

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Arsene Wenger has not been courageous enough to leave out Ozil but how much does he offer the team? Conte's opposite number Arsene Wenger said: "It looked to me to be excessive force - a tackle with excessive force". I thought if I start a split-second early, I might get this advantage. Sometimes the opponents deserve a red card but, instead, carry on playing with 11 men. Read More »

The Chiefs are looking like the NFL's best team after Week 2

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Contrast that with the Eagles' running back-by-committee approach. For Washington, Rob Kelley and Kirk Cousins each rushed for 30 yards, making life hard for Cousins through the air. Big-play offense vs. big-play defense: We don't traditionally view West Coast offenses as predicated on big plays, but the Chiefs proved to be explosive against the Patriots . Read More »

The Astros could clinch the AL West on Sunday

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Regardless, many still have Houston as the favorite to represent the AL in the World Series, especially with the addition of former Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander . The team got off to a hot start: Dallas Keuchel fended off the Mariners for five scoreless innings and the offense built a six-run lead, relying on key hits from Derek Fisher , George Springer , Josh Reddick and Carlos Beltran to distance themselves from their third-place rivals. Read More »

Juventus striker Dybala: Messi comparisons nice, but I'm Dybala!

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Matteo Politano got one back for the home side soon after. Collecting Juan Cuadrado's pass inside the area, Dybala found himself surrounded by defenders but caught his opponents off guard with a snap shot out of the blue. His first was a left-footed volley from the edge of the box to beat Andrea Consigli on 16 minutes, the second a close-range effort again surprising the Sassuolo goalkeeper just after the break and the third a sublime free-kick on 63 minutes. Read More »

Goran Dragic Wins MVP as He Leads Slovenia to EuroBasket Championship

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Serbia did not give up and fought back during the third and fourth quarters, and managed to even the score at 82-82 with 3:22 to go in the final. Teenager Luka Doncic came close to a triple-double - finishing with 11 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists - to help the impressive Slovenia , who have never previously finished on the podium, reach the final for the first time in their history. Read More »

Coleen Rooney brands Wayne's party girl a 'fame-seeking sl*pper'

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The former Manchester United and England captain was found to be over the prescribed limit and was released on bail after being charged. Neither Rooney nor his wife Coleen have officially spoken about the incident, but The Sun on Sunday has today reported that Coleen has branded Laura a "fame-seeking slapper". Read More »

Eight dead at Florida nursing home, governor pledges full investigation

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Elderly residents were evacuated Wednesday morning from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills which lost power during the storm. While sewage and water service are still reportedly working in many areas hit by Irma , a number of Florida communities were under mandatory orders to boil their water Wednesday, including the cities of Hollywood and Pembroke Pines - and all of the Florida Keys . Read More »

Pandya, Dhoni rescue India

From there on, though, contrasting half-centuries from Hardik Pandya (83) and Mahendra Singh Dhoni (79) lifted it to 281 for 7. Firstly after the first inning the match was delayed by rain and later on the match was started with Duckworth Lewis Rule and limited to 30 overs. Read More »

Truex dripping with excitement (and slime) after opening NASCAR Playoffs with win

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Martin Truex Jr . would not be denied victory for the third week in a row. Truex's vehicle flunked inspection following the win last season and the No. "It also proved that we were second to him". Elliott called it a "huge step in the right direction". But there was a nail-biting battle for the final spot that came down to a tiebreaker between Ben Rhodes and Ryan Truex. Read More »

Formula One: Hamilton rejoices in Singapore good fortune

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But the 28-year-old, who won for Red Bull this year in Baku and scored the team's last pole position in Monaco last year, believes his auto has an edge over Vettel's Ferrari in race conditions. Can Red Bull throw a spanner into the works and provide an upset for Ferrari, is the big question. "I was in the middle without doing anything wrong, I was just trying to have a clean start. Read More »

Hamilton floats as Vettel feels Singapore sting

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Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo prevented a Mercedes 1-2 by finishing ahead of Valtteri Bottas , who was third. Hamilton said he had changed his habits after watching a documentary about the environmental impact of the meat industry and animal welfare. Read More »

Titans Notebook: Sweet Payback In Jacksonville

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Defensive end Dante Fowler, who grew up in Florida, led the team onto the field while carrying the state flag. The former Heisman Trophy victor broke free for the game's first touchdown on a 17-yard burst in the third quarter and probably could have had a couple more if the Titans had used him on the goal-line ( Delanie Walker and Jalston Fowler both vultured second-half touchdowns). Read More »

Donald Glover Thanked Trump for his Emmy Win

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And at the 69th annual Emmy Awards on Sunday, he won yet another statue for directing. "This really belongs to Hiro Murai ", he explained. Upon accepting the award, Glover shared his appreciation for his fellow Atlanta director and producer Hiro Murai . Read More »

Real Madrid return to winning ways after win at Real Sociedad

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The home side scored the equalizer via Kevin Rodrigues who scored a stunning volley from a lofted cross from Odriozola from the right. Karim Benzema is sidelined with a hamstring injury while central midfielder Mateo Kovacic is ruled out after coming off against APOEL in the Champions League in midweek with a groin injury. Read More »

Panthers TE Greg Olsen breaks foot in win over Bills

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Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin was the game's top receiver with 77 yards on six receptions. Tyrod Taylor would open the drive from his own 25 yard line and begin going 6 of 6 threw the air to put Buffalo inside of Carolina territory. Read More »

Kansas City Chiefs: Madden Simulation for Week 2 Vs Eagles

The Eagles' defense was once again spectacular against the otherwise high-powered Chiefs offensive attack. Injuries also tied Schwartz's hands in the secondary and on special teams as well. During the whole offseason, the Chiefs were hoping to get the Smith-Hill connection going. It was a true team effort from the Chiefs on Sunday , and with division rival Los Angeles on deck, they should continue to roll early in the season. Read More »