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Red mist. Match abandoned as nine players sent off in Brazilian derby

Red mist. Match abandoned as nine players sent off in Brazilian derby

The home side, Vitoria, led 1-0 after a bad-tempered first half which saw six yellow cards shown. There was pushing and shoving, and some punches were thrown. This followed fury from the Bahian player...

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Doping case 'extremely disappointing' if proven -- IOC

Doping case 'extremely disappointing' if proven -- IOC

The statement confirms the procedure was initiated at the request of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), but mentions no specific date for a hearing. Russian athletes have won 11 medals so far ...

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Mets GM Sandy Alderson believes Tim Tebow will make Major League Baseball

Mets GM Sandy Alderson believes Tim Tebow will make Major League Baseball

Cheryl Wray covers sports for the Alabama Media Group. In response to his general manager's bold prediction, Tebow stuck to his script and his shtick at a subsequent news conference. Tebow spent ...

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UFC Fight Night: Cerrone Vs. Medeiros Full Results And The Best Highlights

UFC Fight Night: Cerrone Vs. Medeiros Full Results And The Best Highlights

After making the move up from lightweight to welterweight, Cerrone won four straight fights in 2016, but 2017 brought a very different run of form for the popular " Cowboy ". Cerrone seems to land ...

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Fergie Puts Unique Spin on National Anthem at 2018 NBA All-Star Game

Fergie Puts Unique Spin on National Anthem at 2018 NBA All-Star Game

ESPN's Darren Rovell captured the unimpressed looks on the players' faces, and "SNL" comedian Leslie Jones offered to sing it herself next time. All-Star game viewers were freaking out when they n...

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Bravo to start for Man City against Wigan

Bravo to start for Man City against Wigan

The former Barcelona and Spain midfielder instead spent the final year of his playing career with Mexico's Dorados de Sinaloa, under his friend and mentor Juan Manuel Lillo, and that six-month spell i...

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Kodaira breaks Olympic record to win women's 500m speed skating

Kodaira breaks Olympic record to win women's 500m speed skating

Kodaira, the reigning world champion who has dominated the distance over the past seasons, shaved 0.34 seconds off the previous record set by Lee at the Sochi Games four years ago and is the first wom...

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Danica Patrick crashes in her final NASCAR Daytona 500

Danica Patrick crashes in her final NASCAR Daytona 500

Patrick is racing in the Daytona 500 as the first leg of the "Danica Double", as she will compete Sunday and in the Indianapolis 500 before retiring from racing. "It happens, and we will just move o...

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Barcelona's Thomas Vermaelen back in squad for trip to Chelsea

Barcelona's Thomas Vermaelen back in squad for trip to Chelsea

Eibar went straight for Barcelona from kick-off, with Jose Angel heading over from Ruben Pena's cross inside the first minute. Barcelona - who match their unbeaten run from 2010-11 under Pep G...

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National Hockey League condemns racial abuse of Capitals player

National Hockey League condemns racial abuse of Capitals player

The chant implied that Smith-Pelly, as a black man, was not suited to play the sport of hockey, and he instead should play basketball. The Blackhawks organization put out a post-game statement regar...

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Pogba illness concerns Mourinho ahead of Sevilla trip

Pogba illness concerns Mourinho ahead of Sevilla trip

The Frenchman was absent from the Red Devils' FA Cup win over Huddersfield on Saturday, though his younger teammate impressed in his absence as United switched to the 4-3-3 formation Pogba has crav...

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Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane: This job is tiring

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane: This job is tiring

However, Los Blancos' current campaign has seen Madrid fall 17 points adrift of runaway La Liga leaders Barcelona, and brought an embarrassing Copa del Rey exit to Leganes, leading to new criticism ...

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Federer cruises past Dimitrov to claim Rotterdam title

Federer cruises past Dimitrov to claim Rotterdam title

Goffin was forced to take a time-out on his seat with his head covered by a towel, but the problem was serious enough for him to retire with second seed Dimitrov waiting to continue his service game a...

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Minnows Rochdale Force Tottenham Into FA Cup Replay

Minnows Rochdale Force Tottenham Into FA Cup Replay

Spurs looked to have escaped with a win when Harry Kane buried an 88th-minute penalty after Lucas Moura scored on his full debut to cancel out Rochdale captain Ian Henderson's opener. "That hap...

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How to Watch Daytona 500 Qualifying Online

How to Watch Daytona 500 Qualifying Online

He has five top ten finishes in nine starts at Daytona . Plate racing makes for tight packs of cars inches apart racing at close to 200 miles per hour. I think a lot of it will be a "follow the l...

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Ledecka won Olympic gold on 2nd-hand skis

Ledecka won Olympic gold on 2nd-hand skis

How do you celebrate shocking the world and winning a surprise gold medal in Super-G on borrowed skis? They cited karma; hoped she suffered an injury; wished she would lose again; used the #MAGA hasht...

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Jazz rookie, Mitchell soar to dunk title

Jazz rookie, Mitchell soar to dunk title

His moment. His day. "He'd go to all the Mets games, come down and spend time with me during spring training and when I was managing, he would get on the bus with me and ride to different games", Do...

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Elise Christie in fitness battle after sustaining ankle injury in crash

Elise Christie in fitness battle after sustaining ankle injury in crash

Christie was taken to hospital after colliding with China's Li Jinyu as she tried to finish in the top two. But Team GB chef de mission Mike Hay said: "It's a bit of a fight against time wheth...

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Women's ice hockey knockout round set with Canada on top

Women's ice hockey knockout round set with Canada on top

Lim Hyo-jun and Seo Yi-ra both made the final of the 1,000m, but both fell late in the race. There are still seven medals left up for grabs at the long track, and Canada has several skaters in...

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Winter Olympics: Philippines' Asa Miller lands 70th in giant slalom

Winter Olympics: Philippines' Asa Miller lands 70th in giant slalom

But after a disappointing performance in the men's giant slalom event, the athlete's 8-month-old son Jax was on hand to put everything into context. "Marcel is at the moment unbeatable in GS", said ...

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Gus Kenworthy stumbles in Olympic slopestyle final

Gus Kenworthy stumbles in Olympic slopestyle final

Nick Goepper is an Olympic medalist again. He followed up technical rail sections with a left double cork 1260 off the angled kicker and then back-to-back switch double cork 1440s on the course's bott...

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United States ski star Vonn hurt by anti-American claims

United States ski star Vonn hurt by anti-American claims

On Friday night, Vonn said on her Twitter account: "I will give it everything I have with no regrets". "I finally got the medal I always wanted". But Vonn's blitz down the glistening super-G cou...

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New Zealand bowl first in crucial England T20

New Zealand bowl first in crucial England T20

Australia set a new T20 run chase record of 245, beating New Zealand by five wickets in the fifth match of the T20 tri-series in Auckland. England made 194 for seven and New Zealand needed to ma...

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Virat Kohli focuses on 'power of the mind' rather than net sessions

Virat Kohli focuses on 'power of the mind' rather than net sessions

Virat Kohli is a sensation in cricket and his consistency and phenomenal form gained enormous response from all the corners of the globe. They also stand for each other during hard times and Kohli ...

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Pep Guardiola says Manchester City's win over Basel was an 'amazing result'

Pep Guardiola says Manchester City's win over Basel was an 'amazing result'

Only for the record to subsequently be broken by Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool the following night, who defeated Porto by five goals with the help of a Sadio Mane hat-trick, to all but book a place in th...

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