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On the main event, Daniel Cormier defends his light heavyweight crown in a rematch against Anthony "Rumble" Johnson. Jon Jones is welcome to watch the Daniel Cormier vs Anthony Johnson fight at UFC 210. I get it. But if it was me and I was in his situation, I wouldn't be here. Back in UFC 187, we correctly predicted "DC" to win but this time with his weight issues, I'm sitting on the fence for this one.
  • Rashford's extra-time goal sends Man Utd into Europa League semis

    Rashford's extra-time goal sends Man Utd into Europa League semis

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    Ibrahimovic and Rojo suffered knee problems, as United defeated Anderlecht 2-1 in extra time, to progress into the semi-final of the Europa League on Thursday night. Jose Mourinho's men really should have had the tie wrapped up in normal time, despite Sofiane Hanni cancelling out Henrikh Mkhitaryan's early opener.
  • Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury

    Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury

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    Report according to Daily Record has indicated that Marcos Rojo has joined Zlatan Ibrahimovic on the sideline after he ruptured his cruciate ligament when the Red Devils knocked out Anderlecht in their Europa Cup game last Thursday. Wayne Rooney finally returned to the United bench for the game against Anderlecht following an ankle injury, and Mourinho feels his captain can have a big influence on the team in the remaining weeks of the campaign.
  • Family of Aaron Hernandez ask judge for order to preserve evidence

    Family of Aaron Hernandez ask judge for order to preserve evidence

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    Convicted murderer and former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez was found hanged in his MA prison cell Wednesday morning, officials said, just days after he was acquitted in a separate murder case. Kennedy represents the families of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado, the two men whose murders Hernandez was acquitted of just days before his suicide.
  • Sharks come home to face Oilers for Game 3

    Sharks come home to face Oilers for Game 3

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    Making their first playoff appearance away from home since 2006, Edmonton may not experience much of a dropoff. But whenever you throw Thornton, Burns, Pavelski, Marleau and Couture on the ice together, something can happen at any moment.
  • Ramos-Vinolas beats Cilic to reach Monte Carlo semifinals

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    The world No. 1 was joined in the third round by nine-time tournament champion Rafael Nadal, who held off British surprise-package Kyle Edmund 6-0, 5-7, 6-3 in the Spaniard's 400th career match on clay. I hit a lot of serves, a lot more than I've been doing in practice. "It's great to overcome the big challenge presented to me, with this kind of win, even though I haven't played the way I wanted", a relieved Djokovic said.
  • Man City over €60m for Bonucci

    Man City over €60m for Bonucci

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    The Champions League dream was over in mid-March. The result has boosted their Champions League hopes, with Guardiola's side now sitting fourth in the top flight, two points off third-placed Liverpool, with a game in hand. "That's why it is important for the club". Beating both Arsenal and Manchester United in the space of five days would deliver an FA Cup final and, nearly certainly, a top-four finish.
  • Klopp rules out Hart move

    Klopp rules out Hart move

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    Klopp on Lallana: "Adam is in a good way working with the rehab coach". Klopp admitted that he has been left wondering what might have been had he had a full squad to choose from throughout the campaign, with his side now sat nine points behind league leaders Chelsea.
  • Hazard targeting first FA Cup medal

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    The defender featured in Chelsea's previous FA Cup wins over Brentford and Wolves earlier in the competition and is poised to face Spurs at Wembley. The psychological effect is similar in the run-in to a title chase. "Then the pressure can become uncontrollable". This weekend's clash pits four teams against each other in the semi-finals, who are all from the top-six in the Premiership and thus, ensures that this season it's a case of the cream of the crop at the sharp end of fabled ...
  • Los Angeles Clippers bounce back with a win in Game Two

    Los Angeles Clippers bounce back with a win in Game Two

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    That's a great sign, and I imagine lower bowl tickets will be similarly hard to come by come tipoff. The Los Angeles Clippers are shooting 31.8 percent from beyond the arc and 80 percent from the free throw line. Asked what he imagined Johnson would have done for the Clippers, Rivers said ruefully, "What he's doing". In some ways, they figured it out a little bit in the fourth quarter, when they only allowed six of those 60 points.
  • Rays hammer Porcello, Red Sox in series opener

    Rays hammer Porcello, Red Sox in series opener

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    I look forward to that challenge". Boston acquired the six-foot-six left-hander from the White Sox for four prospects during the off-season. Before the game, the Red Sox's hitters held an unusual players-only meeting. Pedroia whiffed 0-for-5 on Sunday, but Moreland bagged two hits and three RBI. McCutchen hit the first pitch he saw from Eduardo Rodriguez off a billboard above the Monster for his 176th career homer.
  • Jose Mourinho fears worst after Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries sour European win

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    Mourinho is now without two other central defenders, Chris Smalling and Phil Jones, and he urged them to make a special effort to return quickly from injury. But you have to try to do everything to accelerate the process. Mourinho also repeated his view that Marcus Rashford, who scored the victor against Anderlecht, should not play for England Under-21s in the summer's European Championship.