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New Number One As Forbes Publish Highest-Paid Athletes List 2018

New Number One As Forbes Publish Highest-Paid Athletes List 2018

Mayweather - one of whose nicknames is Money - saw his sports earnings added to by $10m from endorsements. The starting income for the 2018 list was a record $22.9m, up $1.5m from the previous year,...

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Three men seriously injured in shooting outside Bray Boxing Club

Three men seriously injured in shooting outside Bray Boxing Club

The gunman then fled in a silver van with Northern Ireland number plates. Chris Fox, chairman of Bray Municipal Council, which is part of Wicklow County Council, said the boxers were training at a...

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Toure accuses 'cruel' Pep of hating African players

Toure accuses 'cruel' Pep of hating African players

I do not know why but I have the impression that he was jealous, he took me for a rival. "When we realise he often has problems with Africans wherever he goes, I ask myself questions". "Yaya is a ...

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Rafael Nadal eases into French Open fourth round at Roland Garros

Rafael Nadal eases into French Open fourth round at Roland Garros

He did the same in the third, before Gasquet finally held serve after a long fifth game. "It was just hanging by a thread", the Croatian said. The 2016 French Open champion cruised to a 6-0 firs...

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Vince McMahon Taps Andrew Luck's Dad To Be XFL's New Commissioner

Vince McMahon Taps Andrew Luck's Dad To Be XFL's New Commissioner

The 58-year-old was the director of athletics at West Virginia for four years before joining the NCAA in 2014. The XFL, to kick off in 2020, has found its commissioner and CEO in NCAA executive vice...

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Warriors take 2-0 lead in NBA Finals

Warriors take 2-0 lead in NBA Finals

He skipped, hollered and let the ball fly from everywhere with that feeling he gets when there's no way it will miss - unwavering even with a defender's hand in his face. But they couldn't contain Cur...

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Fred addresses fans for first time since becoming a Manchester United player

Manchester United were rumoured to have had a bid of £19 million (RM101.21 million) accepted by Porto. Dalot has a £17.4m release clause and is understood to have had his medical. Lucescu is credit...

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Keys beats Osaka, now ready for trip into unknown

Keys beats Osaka, now ready for trip into unknown

And now they're both French Open quarterfinalists, each making it that far in Paris for the first time with relatively easy straight-set victories at Court Philippe Chatrier on Sunday. Play stay...

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Robertson: Mohamed Salah can emulate Messi and Ronaldo

Robertson: Mohamed Salah can emulate Messi and Ronaldo

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo will join up with his Portugal teammates today after a week's holiday following Los Blancos victory in the Champions League final. Real Madrid will open the door...

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Unai Emery speaks to Marouane Fellaini about leaving Man Utd for Arsenal

The reliable Kristof Terreur has added fuel to the rumours, claiming that Arsenal are indeed in the market for a tall midfielder and that an English has been in touch with Fellaini's representativ...

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England show their strengths and weaknesses against Nigeria

England show their strengths and weaknesses against Nigeria

The game against Costa Rica at Elland Road will be the last match before the squad fly out to Russian Federation, providing Southgate with an opportunity to make any final tactical tweaks and take...

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Aussie Smith leads weather-disrupted US Women's Open

Aussie Smith leads weather-disrupted US Women's Open

Play finally resumed just after 6 p.m. local time but was halted for the day barely an hour later amid fading light and nearby storm clouds that a few minutes later dumped more rain on an already so...

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Novak Djokovic battles through to last 16 at French Open

Novak Djokovic battles through to last 16 at French Open

Both players were to recover, and in the case of Djokovic there appeared to be a cathartic element to the destruction of his implement, for which he was given an official warning. Second seed Alexand...

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Djokovic advances at French Open

Djokovic advances at French Open

Former champion Novak Djokovic faces Fernando Verdasco later in the day, looking to reach the last eight of a Grand Slam for the first time since Wimbledon previous year. The Serb, seeded 20 after...

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Nigeria World Cup kit sold out minutes after release

Nigeria World Cup kit sold out minutes after release

The "retro" kit, modelled on Nigeria's 1994 World Cup debut jersey, was hugely anticipated since pictures were first released in February. The kit is now unavailable for sale on the Nike websi...

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Michigan's John Beilein interviewed for Pistons job

Michigan's John Beilein interviewed for Pistons job

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski posted on Twitter on Friday that Beilein interviewed with the Pistons on Thursday. The news came a day after reports that MI coach John Beilein interviewed for the Pisto...

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Leroy Sane left out of Germany World Cup squad

Leroy Sane left out of Germany World Cup squad

Perhaps the biggest shock is that Germany have left Leroy Sane out of their final squad with the PFA Young Player of the Year in the Premier League previously expected to be a key player for Die...

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Belgium's Vincent Kompany injury doubt for World Cup after hurting groin

Belgium's Vincent Kompany injury doubt for World Cup after hurting groin

Coach Roberto Martinez , who is set to name his final 23-man World Cup squad on Monday, said Kompany felt discomfort in his groin. Former Manchester United starlet Adnan Januzaj and West Bromwi...

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Barcelona Set Ultimatum for Antoine Griezmann as They Start Summer Transfer Planning

Barcelona Set Ultimatum for Antoine Griezmann as They Start Summer Transfer Planning

Flanked by the energy of N'Golo Kante and Corentin Tolisso, the Manchester United star had, in theory, the ideal platform to shine. Griezmann has always been rumoured to be a target for the Camp N...

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Super Eagles' Friendly Against England In Pictures

Super Eagles' Friendly Against England In Pictures

He said: 'I think we played really well, with the ball especially. "A quarterfinal berth will be a good feat for us, but I am not pleased with the players we would have on the bench because we onl...

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Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti signs new five-year deal

Barcelona defender Samuel Umtiti signs new five-year deal

The 60m euro buyout clause in his old contract had begun to look low after Liverpool paid 84m euros for Virgil van Dijk in December and Manchester City paid 70m euros for Aymeric Laporte in Januar...

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Nabil Fekir's agent fires warning to Liverpool over £70m transfer

Nabil Fekir's agent fires warning to Liverpool over £70m transfer

Liverpool have already completed one major signing this summer, with Fabinho announced a week ago as having signed for the Reds while Naby Keïta is also set to join the club on July 1st. "I would...

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Steph Curry breaks Finals record with nine made threes in Game 2

Steph Curry breaks Finals record with nine made threes in Game 2

Smith slid into him in the first quarter of the series opener Thursday night. James came into the game trying to become the first player in NBA Finals history to score 50 points in consecutive gam...

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Zverev, Thiem advance at French Open

Zverev, Thiem advance at French Open

Bulgarian Dimitrov, a two-time Grand Slam semi-finalist, has still never reached the second week at Roland Garros in eight attempts. It so easily could have been eight, with Dzumhur leading by a bre...

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After Game 1 gaffe, J.R. Smith seeking a bounce-back effort

And lose - while outrebounding the Warriors by 15, by the way. LeBron James was clearly frustrated, and so too was J.R. Smith. But here's one anyway. But when watching the game in those final secon...

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