• Arsene Wenger to extend Arsenal reign

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    But the FA Cup final win against Chelsea last weekend could have swayed opinion among the board and supporters. Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright fears Arsene Wenger could leave the Gunners in the lurch by walking away this week - and believes the English Premier League club only have themselves to blame.
  • Ernie Els calls penalty on himself

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    Els appeared to shoot a 3-under 69 in the opening round at Wentworth , but the four-tme major champ ultimately signed for a 1-under 71. "I can't emphasise how big a week it was [at the Players ]". This week's event suffered a blow last week when Rory McIlroy announced he had withdrawn due to a rib injury and so the leading world ranked player in the field is Henrik Stenson who has struggled with some injury issues of his own in recent times although a much improved 16th place at the ...
  • Higher power: LeBron soaring into 7th straight NBA Finals

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    And then, nearly as if he was trying to remind himself that he's got three championship rings and is frightful in his own right, James recalled other fearsome post-season opponents - San Antonio and Boston. There was plenty of time remaining, of course, so it didn't cost the Warriors the game, but it was a crucial error during one of the biggest games in the franchise's history.
  • Chelsea Star Reveals He Will Only Leave Stamford Bridge For This Club

    Chelsea Star Reveals He Will Only Leave Stamford Bridge For This Club

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    In the mixed zone, Costa told journalists that he doesn't want to leave Chelsea unless it's for a return to Atletico Madrid . Batshuayi may stay because he's young and I could be leaving'. Costa is about to join up with Spain for games against Colombia and Macedonia and cited his ambition to play in next year's World Cup finals in Russian Federation as a key reason to avoid China.
  • Cavaliers-Warriors set for ultimate Finals rubber match

    Cavaliers-Warriors set for ultimate Finals rubber match

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    At the time that each of those series were played, both seemed like the most monumental series imaginable. Bowman recalled with a grin. Won their first National Basketball Association title on the West Coast in 1975 when they pulled off a major upset by sweeping the heavily favored Washington Bullets in four games.
  • 'Neither Arsenal nor Wenger see new deal as final contract'

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    I thought I was playing very well in the last few months. "I was in great form and it was a shame I didn't start the game". "I don't know if I'm capable but I've done it for 15 years". It was the game that proved we all know absolutely nothing about football . "I'm proud having done this - winning the championship without losing and winning seven FA Cups ", he said after the match.
  • Denver Post cuts ties with sportswriter over Indy 500 tweet

    Denver Post cuts ties with sportswriter over Indy 500 tweet

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    Sato sped to victory at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday ahead of Brazil's Helio Castroneves , with Team Penske , who came within a whisker of his fourth Indy 500 win, and newcomer Ed Jones , with Dale Coyne Racing , a Briton born in Dubai, reports Efe.
  • LeBron James Took Care Of Business

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    They're coming out and their hitting us, and they don't care who you are. The Cleveland Cavaliers point guard shot 39.9 percent overall and 28.1 percent from 3 through the first two rounds. In fact, they completely silenced him midway through the second quarter, as James picked up not one, not two, not three, but four personal fouls with over six minutes remaining in the second quarter.
  • Anderson takes no-hit bid into eighth in Brewers win

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    Brewers: With LF Ryan Braun (strained left calf) on the 10-day DL, the Brewers have opted to keep an additional pitcher on the staff for now. Brewers manager Craig Counsell challenged the call and, after a almost two-minute review, it was upheld.