• Tiger Woods to receive US Presidential Medal of Freedom

    Tiger Woods to receive US Presidential Medal of Freedom

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    Woods (43) broke an 11-year drought to win his 15th major at Augusta National in April, to edge closer to fellow American Jack Nicklaus' record of 18. The 2020 Wells Fargo's Championship will be held at Quail Hollow. "We think we made a great decision, but we'd rather be lucky than good.We thought it was smart; it looks brilliant, now", he added.
  • The Greek Freak leads Bucks to easy Game 2 victory

    The Greek Freak leads Bucks to easy Game 2 victory

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    He's had a good year and he started that in the playoffs last year against us, I thought. Milwaukee coach Mike Budenholzer reviewed Game 1 with his players and didn't hold back on his criticism. Horford also isn't your traditional center. "But I've got to mix it up a little bit". He found ways to get to the hoop and put pressure on the defense.
  • Lakers expected to target Tyronn Lue as coach

    Lakers expected to target Tyronn Lue as coach

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    The coaching hire that appeared inevitable when the Lakers let Luke Walton go seems likely to come to pass. When David Blatt was sacked in the middle of the 2015-2016 National Basketball Association season as the Cleveland Cavaliers' head coach, it was Lue that took over and led the Cavs past the Golden State Warriors in the finals.
  • Shades of LeBron in Embiid show, Simmons dinged for Lowry low blow

    Shades of LeBron in Embiid show, Simmons dinged for Lowry low blow

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    He was, in keeping with our theme, Jon Snow facing off against an army of white walkers. Veteran Sixers bench player Mike Scott , who has missed the first two games of this series with a foot injury, received a hero's welcome from the crowd as he made his return to the floor Thursday.
  • Jimmy Butler powers Sixers to Game 2 win over Raptors

    Jimmy Butler powers Sixers to Game 2 win over Raptors

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    The number's been dropped to 220.5 for Game 2, but we'll stick with the UNDER at -110. Butler scored 12 in the final quarter to help the 76ers withstand a late Toronto rally. And we didn't play well tonight. Game 2 came and went, as the Sixers evened the series up 1-1, winning in Toronto for the first time since 2012. Jimmy Butler led the 76ers with 30 points and 11 rebounds .
  • Leeds striker Patrick Bamford charged with deceiving official after Aston Villa skirmish

    Leeds striker Patrick Bamford charged with deceiving official after Aston Villa skirmish

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    El Ghazi was shown a straight red card and once peace was restored, Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa ordered his players to let Villa score an equaliser. Both clubs have until 18:00 on Friday [03/05/2019] to provide a response'. On Tuesday, the FA ruled that Aston Villa's Conor Hourihane will receive no punishment for his role in the scrap between Leeds United and Aston Villa during their uncanny 1-1 draw over the weekend.
  • Kentucky Derby Favorite Omaha Beach Will Not Race Due to Entrapped Epiglottis

    Kentucky Derby Favorite Omaha Beach Will Not Race Due to Entrapped Epiglottis

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    The colt had been tagged as the 4-1 favorite. According to Yahoo Sports, " Omaha Beach reportedly was coughing Wednesday morning, and an examination revealed an entrapped epiglottis". Dr. Bonnie Rush of Kansas State's College of Veterinary Medicine is a "less common cause of respiratory noise and exercise intolerance". As a result, Omaha Beach is officially out for the three legs of the Triple Crown.
  • Chelsea to employ makeshift defence in Frankfurt

    Chelsea to employ makeshift defence in Frankfurt

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    The Blues go into tonight's game with only two recognised first-team centre-backs fit in David Luiz and Andreas Christensen . Rudiger underwent surgery on his meniscus this week after limping out of Chelsea's 1-1 draw with Manchester United on Sunday, and Sarri confirmed that he expects the Germany worldwide to be sidelined for at least three months.
  • Van Dijk not eying Messi's crown as world's best

    Van Dijk not eying Messi's crown as world's best

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    The 27-year-old has transformed Liverpool's defence since joining from Southampton in January last year for a world record fee of £75 million (S$131.9m) for a defender. Van Dijk will come up against the five-time Ballon d'Or victor when Liverpool travel to Barcelona for the first leg of their Champions League semi-final on Tuesday.