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Sport ESPN Boxing: Lomachenko vs. Linares Results
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The experienced Linares , who has a record of 44 wins with 27 KOs and just 3 defeats, has also tried to get under his opponents skin, with Lomachenko calling on him to show up at the press conference following the fight, as looks to continue building his legacy.

Sport Cavs vs Celtics Eastern Conference Finals
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Yes, it's great being me. That's a lesson rattling loudly around the hallways at the 76ers' training complex in Camden these days. James, 33, regularly cuts himself off after the National Basketball Association season has concluded, meaning any decision on his future is likely to exclude meetings with Cavs executives, Windhorst revealed.

Sport Halep too strong for Mertens in Madrid
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Mertens had won every match on clay this season ahead of her showdown with the world number one, claiming titles in Lugano and Rabat. Reigning champion Simona Halep edged closer to a third consecutive Madrid Open title by beating Belgium's Elise Mertens in the second round on Tuesday night.

Sport Union County Schools to close May 16 as teachers join rally
Author: 0 Union County Schools to close May 16 as teachers join rally

I am speaking up because I don't want Union County schools, and for that matter all NC school systems, to turn into Chicago. PCS says this information was presented to the Board of Education for consideration of calendar adjustment. "We will be on a regular schedule". As of Friday afternoon, almost 30 school districts around the state had cancelled school Wednesday, including the state's three largest - Charlotte-Mecklenburg, Wake County, and Guildford County.

Sport Lahiri hopes to regain form at Players Championship
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Next best of the Australian contingent is Adam Scott, the 2004 Players champion, who has picked up four shots through 17 holes to climb to seven under the card. Woods first won the tournament in 2001, before eventually doubling up in 2013, in what remains his second-to-last-win on the PGA Tour . Stenson, who came 3rd in 2006, has four top-20 standings in his last six appearances at the "fifth major", plus he's in good form too, having recorded three top-6 finishes in his last three singles ...

Sport Guardiola hits out at 'ridiculous' Premier League rule
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Aguero, who has scored 199 goals for City, is now sidelined with a knee injury. Griezmann's likely departure will free up the necessary funds for a deal for Aguero - Man City's all-time record goalscorer - and talks are expected to continue heading into the summer window.

Sport IPL 2018: KXIP vs KKR Preview
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Narine scored 75 off 36 balls hitting 9 fours and 4 sixes after being caught off by Rahul in Tye's spell. Narine too went past his half-century off just 26 balls. For Kolkata Knight Riders consistency has been the biggest issue throughout the tournament so far. Read also: IPL 2018, KKR VS MI: IPL marred by some horrendous umpiring decisions, nothing more freaky than Tom Curran's front-foot no-ball With 12 points from 10 games, KXIP are in a tricky situation.

Sport Jürgen Klopp: Liverpool totally deserve to be in Champions League
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Holders Real Madrid stand in their way of a sixth European Cup triumph when they face each other in Kiev. He is also going up against the team that the Spanish media believe want to sign him this summer. The Tyneside experienced a roller coaster ride under Rafa this season who begged for reinforcements throughout the campaign, the home fans would like to finish off on a high.

Sport Hamilton Wary of Ferrari
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The 2018 season is panning out to be one of the most exciting campaigns in recent years with three teams at the top competing for race wins. "We can still work on the auto and I think we should be stronger tomorrow". In the afternoon session it was Lewis Hamilton's turn to lead the field ending fastest with a time of 1.18.259. Raikkonen was half a second off in P6, but more concerning will be the puff of smoke that emerged from the Finn's engine and ended his session early.

Sport Rafael Nadal loses his world No 1 ranking in Madrid
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal loses his world No 1 ranking in Madrid

Nadal levelled 5-5. Thiem then struck an ace to complete the set. "It's one of the most hard things in the sport to do that but on a good day for some players, I think it's possible", Thiem said of beating the King of Clay on clay . But Nadal served his way out of trouble. Neither man had dropped serve thus far, but Isner had taken the more arduous route: five tie-break sets as compared with two straight-sets wins in under two and a half hours for Zverev.

Sport Hamburg Suffer First Ever Relegation On Dramatic Bundesliga Final Day
Author: 0 Hamburg Suffer First Ever Relegation On Dramatic Bundesliga Final Day

But their 54-year stint in the Bundesliga has come to an end and that clock will now need resetting. Wolfsburg's 4-1 win over bottom club Cologne meant Hamburg's 2-1 home victory over Borussia Monchengladbach , which was interrupted for 15 minutes due to the crowd trouble in stoppage-time, proved in vain.

Sport Heavy rain washes out Day One of inaugural Test
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Tyrone Kane and Niall O'Brien collide with Imam-ul-Haq. "We're still hugely proud". Earlier, Ireland won the toss and made a decision to bowl first against Pakistan in the historic match. Before the start of play on Saturday, Ireland players were handed two caps - a ceremonial one and their playing cap. "If we can get some walk up with good weather (on Saturday), hopefully it will be a more appropriate environment to start our first ball in Test cricket,"Ireland cricket chief ...

Sport Mackenzie Dern Misses Weight; UFC 224 Fight vs. Amanda Cooper Will Proceed
Author: 0 Mackenzie Dern Misses Weight; UFC 224 Fight vs. Amanda Cooper Will Proceed

Ahead of her UFC 224 title defense against Raquel Pennington this weekend, relive The Lioness at her most vicious in her UFC 207 main-event pairing with Ronda Rousey . It will be Dern's second fight in UFC. Dern made her UFC debut in March at UFC 222, beating Ashley Yoder by split decision in a strawweight fight. With Cooper agreeing to take the fight with Dern, the UFC 224 fight card remains fully intact with 13 bouts.

Sport Real Madrid coach Zidane: Neymar and Ronaldo can play together
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In Zinedine Zidane's heads, there is only one important date on the calender: the Champions League final on the 26th of May against Liverpool . "He's a phenomenon. What's worrying us is what is going on at the moment. 'I haven't asked Neymar personally because I don't get involved in these things. We have to finish this season, the rest will come after.

Sport Coming soon to Drew Bledsoe's winery: Terry Rosé?
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The Bucks guard took offense and claimed he had no idea who Terry Rozier was right after getting embarrassed on the court by Terry Rozier . He followed up his public appreciation by wearing a Bledsoe jersey to Boston's next game. The two met before the game and have plans to hang out after Boston's season ends. Well he's going to be developing a wine inspired by Rozier. The result was more than a first-round win for Rozier, as he said, per Himmelsbach: "It's kind of like it was meant to ...

Sport Angels, Twins to open four-game set
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This will be Skaggs' first career game against the Twins. Justin Upton hit a two-run homer to left and put the Angels ahead 3-1 two pitches after Joe Mauer misplayed a pop-up in foul territory down the first base line that would have been the third out.

Sport Man Utd Fans Slaughter London Stadium with Cheeky Chant…West Ham Fans Agree
Author: 0 Man Utd Fans Slaughter London Stadium with Cheeky Chant…West Ham Fans Agree

Moyes, who steered West Ham to safety with a 2-0 win at Leicester on Saturday, echoed the comments of Mourinho and was happy with the performance of his side given they had already assured themselves of top-flight football next season. 'I do not care how good the gamers are, it is all about expertise, it is about making errors alongside the way in which and developing towards these gamers week-in, week-out and realizing the right way to put together to play subsequent season and the season ...

Sport Red Bull crash adds more tension to hard relationship
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He drove for Toro Rosso as a full-time driver in the 2012 season and the 2013 season before landing a full-time ride with Red Bull Racing in the 2014 season. While Valtteri Bottas had dominated in the opening session, Hamilton set the pace with a 1m18.259s on the soft compound tire. Verstappen had moved twice in the braking area but the gap Ricciardo went for was not there.

Sport Winnipeg Jets advance to first ever Western Conference Final
Author: 0 Winnipeg Jets advance to first ever Western Conference Final

Tenacity, speed, lineup depth and great coaching are the reasons why Vegas is still playing, and the same can be said of the Jets . Smith is tied for the team lead in playoff points with center Jonathan Marchessault , who has four goals and seven assists.

Sport Alex Ovechkin blasts power play goal for Caps
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It's been quite a show so far. "I don't know how many guys we have on expiring contracts this year, but I don't know why it's any different when it's the coach", defenseman Brooks Orpik said. Jay Beagle scored the game-winning goal. It was Kuznetsov's seventh goal of the playoffs. The Dragons eventually won the game, 2-1, in the eighth overtime period.

Sport Hawks will announce Lloyd Pierce as new coach on Monday
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Wojnarowski said Pierce, who just finished his fifth season in Philadelphia, "met with Atlanta Hawks officials for a third time on Friday" and that "a formal offer is expected as soon as today". A former basketball player at Santa Clara alongside Steve Nash, Pierce played internationally in Mexico, Australia, Germany and Turkey for four seasons.

Sport Patriots Release Tackle Tony Garcia
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The Patriots drafted offensive tackle Isaiah Wynn in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft and traded for offensive tackle Trent Brown . The Patriots drafted Tony Garcia with their second pick of the 2017 draft, selecting him 85th overall in the third round.

Sport NTSB investigates Tesla battery safety following fatal Florida crash
Author: 0 NTSB investigates Tesla battery safety following fatal Florida crash

After a fatal Model X accident in March that involved the vehicle's battery catching fire, Tesla said the batteries in its vehicles are created to decrease the rate at which a fire can spread. The fires are just the latest challenge for the Silicon Valley-based company. There are a couple high profile crashes between Tesla vehicles, for example a few.

Sport Winnipeg Jets vs. Vegas Golden Knights series preview
Author: 0 Winnipeg Jets vs. Vegas Golden Knights series preview

Winnipeg is tied with Washington for the most goals (43) during the playoffs. That output is even more impressive when adding in the struggles his young wingers - Patrik Laine and Nikolaj Ehlers - went through for long stretches. The big defenceman pinched down the boards and fired a puck from the goal line that somehow snuck between Rinne's skate and the near post for his third of the playoffs.

Sport Australia's Tim Paine 'wasn't expecting' to be part of ODI squad
Author: 0 Australia's Tim Paine 'wasn't expecting' to be part of ODI squad

He believed the hefty bans for Steve Smith and David Warner would leave massive holes in the Australian team, but represented great opportunities for young batsmen. Paine, however, said he had been in touch with all suspended players. "David is a respected member of that team". "I know they'll all do the right thing and score enough runs to be back in our side and they'll certainly be welcomed back".

Sport Lightning, Capitals open Eastern Conference Final at Amalie Arena
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Both of these teams have the talent to hoist the cup. They fell short in a six-game loss to the Blackhawks in the 2015 final with this core, led by Steven Stamkos and Victor Hedman. He has 12 points in 10 games, half of them on the power play. "I didn't get a whole lot of minutes at the beginning, but even if I get eight minutes, I still go out there and do my best and try to make those eight minutes count".

Sport Lukaku may only be fit for bench role in final - Jose
Author: 0 Lukaku may only be fit for bench role in final - Jose

Mourinho said the 24-year-old is in Belgium undergoing treatment for his ankle to be fit for the FA Cup final. "We are waiting to see if he can play in the final - if not starting at least to be on the bench". Young forwards Marcus Rashford and Anthony Martial failed to impress in a away loss at Brighton & Hove Albion in the Belgian striker's absence. "You know why now".

Sport WWE's Charlotte Flair To Undergo Surgery On Ruptured Breast Implant
Author: 0 WWE's Charlotte Flair To Undergo Surgery On Ruptured Breast Implant

According to WrestlingInc.com , the implant was ruptured before Wrestlemania 34 but Charlotte didn't want to miss the much-anticipated match against Asuka. The expectation is for Charlotte Flair to get this procedure to fix her dental issues and fly back after the weekend in order to complete the European tour.

Sport Peter Crouch jumps to the defence of Manchester United
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That is according to Italian source Tuttosport (via Express ), who are claiming that the Portuguese coach is looking to sell Anthony Martial to Juventus and bring in Fekir as a replacement. I'm not as sad as I normally am when my players end their careers because he is going to be with us and even closer to me than he was as a player. "If you told me that we lost five matches, and one was against Huddersfield, and one was against Manchester City and one was against Leicester City, and ...

Sport David De Gea wins first-ever Golden Glove
Author: 0 David De Gea wins first-ever Golden Glove

The shot-stopper was also named in the PFA Team of the Year. "I am really happy for that". It added to De Gea's fourth Manchester United Player of the Year award he collected this month as Mourinho lauded the Spain global. Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho said David De Gea has been "terrific" after landing a first Golden Glove. Considering de Gea is among the best goalkeepers in the world, it's been a surprise to see him win the Golden Glove in his seventh season at Old Trafford.