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Michy Batshuayi struck his second league goal of the season for his side against Tony Pulis' men late on, sending Chelsea's travelling supporters and Conte delirious. Chelsea were eighth after six games following losses to Liverpool and Arsenal, but a switch of formation from 4-2-3-1 to 3-4-3 - the system favoured by Conte - returned stunning results.
  • Kenyan Runner Comes Close, 2-hour Marathon

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    Even a casual runner knows the monumental difference between a half-marathon and a full 26.2 miles. His stunning run at the iconic Monza circuit - 2:00:25 - was 2:33 minutes faster than the world record set by Dennis Kimetto at the Berlin Marathon three years ago.
  • Five-star Rashid sets up England for their high-profile summer

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    Playing on his home patch the 26-year old opener hit David Willey's first three deliveries for boundaries to get Ireland off to the flawless start. The comprehensive win saw England start their build-up to next month's Champions Trophy tournament on home soil in style and Rashid told BBC Radio: "It was nice to bowl my variations".
  • Penguins fall to Ottawa, 2-1, in overtime

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    PITTSBURGH (AP ) - By his own estimate, it took Ottawa's Bobby Ryan a full 82 games to adjust to first-year coach Guy Boucher's system. He had just 25 points in 62 regular-season games, after two straight 50-point seasons; he admitted that it took him a long time to get used to Boucher's defensive system.
  • Diamondbacks' Iannetta hit in face with pitch, walks off

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    Diamondbacks: Pollock could miss some time with his injury. Paul Goldschmidt homered in the eighth for the Diamondbacks and Ahmed homered in the ninth, but Tony Watson got the final out for his eighth save. Jaso, batting for Willams, singled in a run in the sixth to make it 4-1. Goldschmidt had home runs in consecutive plate appearances after homering in the eighth inning on Saturday.
  • Hamilton Wins in Spain With Vettel Second

    Hamilton Wins in Spain With Vettel Second

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    In the battle F1 has been waiting a decade for, Hamilton and Vettel went wheel-to-wheel in Barcelona with the Brit coming out on top to claim the 55th win of his career. The Briton had sounded strangely breathless during the race when fretting about a strategy that turned out to be spot on. After Vettel and Hamilton had both pitted, Vettel hunted down Bottas now in the lead and engaged him in a lap-long duel.
  • ESPN to debut MNF Beth Mowins/Rex Ryan broadcast

    ESPN to debut MNF Beth Mowins/Rex Ryan broadcast

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    Gayle Sierens called a Seahawks-Chiefs game on December 27, 1987 for NBC, but never called another game because her local Tampa affiliate wouldn't let her out of her contract. "To its credit ESPN is the only sports network/division among those that air NFL games (CBS, Fox, NFL Network, NBC, and ESPN) showing any full-time commitment to assigning women to on-air positions for men's sports", Deitsch said.
  • Penguins and Capitals take it the distance

    Penguins and Capitals take it the distance

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    Crosby has a history of concussions and missed the first six games this season. While Barry Trotz has stressed getting net-front presence, that doesn't mean just firing shots from the blue line through traffic. Game 7 is without question the most important game in Capitals history. He's picked up an assist in each of the last two games, but we're still waiting for the Rocket Richard Trophy winner's offensive explosion.
  • Tottenham Edge Man United In White Hart Lane Farewell

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    Victor Wanyama handed the home side an early lead, converting Ben Davies' cross into the back of the net, before Harry Kane doubled their advantage shortly after the break. Anthony Martial came close to levelling in the 18th minute after outmuscling Toby Alderweireld on the edge of the area, but the former Monaco star was unfortunate to see his curled effort go inches wide at the far post.
  • Aaron Hernandez: New Details Emerge in Former NFL Star's Death

    Aaron Hernandez: New Details Emerge in Former NFL Star's Death

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    The report added details of the suicide and confirmed previously reported details regarding Hernandez's death. John 3:16 is a reference to the well-known Biblical verse, "For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life".
  • Spurs' Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done for Game 1

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    The Spurs took a 20-point lead into halftime, and appeared to be destined to shock the masses and steal Game 1 from the Warriors on their home court. Aldridge led the way on the offensive end, attacking everyone from Durant to Draymond Green to Andre Iguodala while scoring 18 first-half points. There's no convincing me Zaza Pachulia wasn't trying to injure Kawhi Leonard .
  • Former Red Raider, KC Chiefs draft pick Patrick Mahomes robbed at gunpoint

    Former Red Raider, KC Chiefs draft pick Patrick Mahomes robbed at gunpoint

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    The story said that Mahomes and three others were getting out of a vehicle when a suspect pulled into the driveway and "gesturing as if he had a handgun in his waistband". Fortunately, no one was injured, and the investigation is now active and ongoing. After the robbery, the suspect fled. He's being held on a $6,000 bond.