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Developers won't wait until 2028 should the IOC award the Games instead to LA and offer Paris the 2028 edition as a consolation, the bid committee assured. Representatives from the city of Paris and the Paris bid, athletes and entrepreneurs were involved in three separate media briefings to illustrate the positive impact that the Olympic Games would have on the city.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers ratchet up defensive pressure on Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas

    Cleveland Cavaliers ratchet up defensive pressure on Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas

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    Hopefully those add up to win the game. Boston's goal, much like Game 1 , will be to limit as much as they can James' ability to take over and dominate the game. We've got your way to see if they can rally back in game two at 8:30pm on May 19 via live stream . Isaiah Thomas is 5'8. He did have 10 assists and became the first Celtic since Rajon Rondo in 2012 with back-to-back playoff double-doubles.
  • Mourinho says Pogba will face Crystal Palace

    Mourinho says Pogba will face Crystal Palace

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    United's busy run of fixtures continued with a 0-0 draw at Southampton on Wednesday, a clash which marked their fifth game this month. Talking to reporters after Wednesday's tiresome 0-0 draw with Southampton at St. It's a tremendous effort but no help unfortunately from the Premier League to give him the best chance of winning a trophy that Manchester United haven't won.
  • Fisher Cats' Alford Called Up To Big Leagues

    Fisher Cats' Alford Called Up To Big Leagues

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    The 90th, Dwight Smith Jr ., made his Blue Jays debut on Thursday night during the victory against the Braves. Since May 11, he's gone 11-for-25 (.440) and has scored five runs - propelling him to the Eastern League Top-10 in batting average (.325), on-base percentage (.411) and stolen bases.
  • Maria Sharapova reacts to French Open wildcard snub

    Maria Sharapova reacts to French Open wildcard snub

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    Giudicelli was more terse when he said, "I know that there is strong expectation from the media and fans [to give Sharapova a wild card], but we are not doing a casting call". "Wildcards are offered at tournaments' sole discretion. She has complied with the sanction imposed by CAS", Simon said, as quoted by The New Paper .
  • Rory MacDonald Dominates Paul Daley (Bellator 179 Results)

    Rory MacDonald Dominates Paul Daley (Bellator 179 Results)

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    The main story of the night was the impressive return of Rory MacDonald, in his impressive win over the UK's own, Paul Daley. MacDonald will now go on to challenge for Bellator's welterweight title. "Paul is one of the best guys that I've ever fought". And the powerful middleweight never relented, firing a body kick at Cejrowski that the Watford-based fighter blocked before going airborne with an athletic flying knee.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers Set NBA Record for Largest Halftime Lead in Game 2

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    The Cavs scored eight consecutive points over the end of the first quarter and the beginning of the second to take a 38-18 lead on Kyle Korver's free throw after the Stevens technical, and the Celtics were toast. "They're not on Space Jam ". The Celtics played the second half without Isaiah Thomas due to a strained right hip. Kyrie Irving added 23 points for the Cavs, who tied the 1988-89 LA Lakers for the longest playoff win streak in NBA history - 13 - dating back to the 2016 NBA ...
  • Forget the Derby! Classic Empire healthy for Preakness run

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    Ten of the past 11 winners of "The Test of the Champion" sat out the Preakness, with Triple Crown champion American Pharoah the exception. Neither pulled off the feat. Always Dreaming will be just his second Preakness starter in seven years. "I'm so happy", Sano said. As though trying to make his sire proud, Always Dreaming succeeded where his father Bodemeister failed.
  • Always Dreaming looks very much for real as Preakness awaits

    Always Dreaming looks very much for real as Preakness awaits

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    Gunnevera Mike Smith 15-1 7. Term of Art - He finished seventh in the Santa Anita Derby behind Gormley, who raced poorly in the Kentucky Derby. Senior Investment Channing Hill 30-1 9. During the past 10 years, nine Preakness winners ran in the Kentucky Derby, the only exception being the great filly Rachel Alexandra in 2009, when the Kentucky Oaks victor also won the Preakness with only a two-week turnaround.
  • Mourinho: Don't kill me for playing kids

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    The Special One conceded he was not introducing them to the first team in ideal circumstances, though, per Rathborn: "I prefer to hand debuts to only one young player at a time ". Craig Burley and Mark Donaldson predict how this year's top six will fare in the Premier League next season. "I will be picking a team that I think will perform well".
  • Always Dreaming looking for second jewel of Triple Crown in the Preakness

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    The track is expected to be fast and dry at Pimlico, and it's a 10-horse field compared to the congested 20 at the Kentucky Derby. Always Dreaming , who won the Florida Derby at Gulfstream Park by five lengths prior to his 23⁄4-length score in the May 6 Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs, was shipped to Pimlico three days after his triumph in the first leg of the Triple Crown to prepare for the Preakness.
  • Jurgen Klopp Talks About Liverpool's Champions League Chances

    Jurgen Klopp Talks About Liverpool's Champions League Chances

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    Klopp admitted that securing Champions League football for next season would herald a "new era", purely because Liverpool have never been there under his management and that rather being the final game of one season, Middlesbrough presented the start of a "new cycle" because the outcome influences directly what follows.