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Alvarez dumped his World Boxing Council middleweight world belt previous year when he failed to meet a 15-day window to make a fight with undefeated Golovkin , now owner of the WBC, World Boxing Association and International Boxing Federation middleweight world titles.
  • Dixon takes 3rd Indy pole with fastest speeds in 21 years

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    We put four laps together that were enough to get into the Fast Nine. "It's going to take time, but I'm feeling pretty good since the surgery". A few minutes later, Andretti Autosport teammate Alexander Rossi bumped him off the pole with a run of 231.487.
  • [ 21st May 2017 ] Pogba returns to score goal packed with emotion Sport

    [ 21st May 2017 ] Pogba returns to score goal packed with emotion Sport

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    The 18 year old was part of a youthful Red Devils squad that defeated Crystal Palace 2-0 in their final Premier League game of the season, but Dearnley had a watching brief as he sat on the bench. Carrick was sent on to replace Pogba a minute before the break. Manchester United have announced their team to lock horns with Crystal Palace at Old Trafford .
  • Preakness Stakes 2017: Cloud Computing nabs win from Classic Empire in upset

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    Ridden by Javier Castellano , 13-1 long shot Cloud Computing ran 1 3/16 miles in 1:55.98. Trainer Todd Pletcher also favors long layoffs, although he made an exception to run Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming back in two weeks. "He ran so hard in the Derby, and today just wasn't his day". "Then Mr. Brown gave me the opportunity, and it worked out perfectly". Always Dreaming won his previous four races and was unbeaten before this surprising loss.
  • Zabaleta mulls options after farewell game for Manchester City

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    Third-placed City need a point at Watford to be absolutely sure of a top four spot on the final day of the season, although they also boast a better goal difference than Liverpool and Arsenal immediately below them. We needed to win to get three points. "What I saw from outside when I coached against him, he was a guy in the box to score a goal", Guardiola said.
  • Antetokounmpo earns All-NBA second team honors

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    Kentucky's first-ever No. 1 overall NBA Draft pick was among the league leaders in assists, steals and double-doubles (he led all Eastern Conference guards in the regular season with 50 of them). Add in Davis as a rim protector, post presence, and spotty three-point shooter, along with both Westbrook and Harden's penetrating prowess, and you've got a Warriors team on the ropes in a pickup game.
  • Champions Chelsea and skipper John Terry sign off in style

    Champions Chelsea and skipper John Terry sign off in style

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    Terry, 22 years at the club and 13 as captain, started the final league game of the season and wept as fans sang his name after unfurling banners describing him as "captain, leader, legend". "If you want to have a good season, you must have always this fire in your soul, in your heart, in your head". "We must find in ourselves the right motivation, the right anger".
  • One point from Liga title, Real Madrid faces Michel's Malaga

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    Cristiano Ronaldo opened the scoring in the second minute to achieve a historic feat for Los Blancos . And Barca at least salvaged some pride by fighting back from 2-0 down to avoid a first ever defeat against Eibar . "Playing these three teams, and winning all three, after 35 games before that with some difficulties, losing some games, that has been key. We never give up, although we couldn't finish the year how we wanted to", said Barca coach Luis Enrique .
  • Wenger To Decide Arsenal Future After FA Cup Final Against Chelsea

    Wenger To Decide Arsenal Future After FA Cup Final Against Chelsea

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    Wenger, whose current deal expires this summer, said: "I am always open to things that improve the quality and the future of the club". While a positive result at Anfield will not be easy, the Gunners will be keeping a close eye on the result with their Champions League qualification hinging on Middlesbrough gaining points.
  • National Hockey League playoffs: Penguins vs. Senators Game 4

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    The power play was a big reason why Ottawa couldn't get it done. "It wasn't like we gave up a lot of scoring chances". "Marc was a professional like he always is", Sullivan is quoted as saying on the team's Twitter account. "Two games we won, we deserved". Crosby set up the play. The 27-year-old was crunched into the boards on a unsafe hit from Bobby Ryan , one that drew a penalty only on Ian Cole , who throttled Ryan in retaliation.