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They need 21 points (7 wins) to mathematically clinch the title. "For you (the media) it's a good result because it makes the championship more interesting". Conte could point to the non-award of a penalty after Andros Townsend blocked Pedro's shot with his arm or the brilliance of Mamadou Sakho and Wayne Hennessey in the visitors' rearguard.
  • Zidane: Atlético Madrid didn't play a good game

    Zidane: Atlético Madrid didn't play a good game

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    Zinedine Zidane's men lead Barcelona at the top of the table by two points and have a game in hand on their title rivals with Atletico 10 points back in third. Besides Griezmann and Correa's moment of inspiration, Atletico's solid performance was based on the superb saves of Jan Oblak. It was a hard game against a good team and we managed to get a draw thanks to a great assist from Angel [Correa].
  • Oregon's Tyler Dorsey declares for the NBA draft

    Oregon's Tyler Dorsey declares for the NBA draft

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    The loss of Dorsey's 14.6 points per game is a big blow to an OR team that might face growing pains next season, but not a shocking one. Dorsey declared after his freshman season but didn't hire an agent, eventually deciding to return to OR for his sophomore season.
  • Stokes stars in Pune's recovery

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    Former India and Pune Supergiants captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni seems to be enjoying his stint as a player in the IPL as he showed off his dancing skills, attired in the RPS uniform with fellow team mate Ben Stokes watching his every move intently.
  • No Malaysian injured in Egypt bomb attacks

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    The first bomb attack at the Mar Girgis Coptic Church killed 29 people and injured 71 others, while the second bomb attack at the Saint Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral killed 18 people and injured 66 others. Sisi announced the "state of emergency for three months" in a defiant speech at the presidential palace after a meeting of the national defence council.
  • Zlatan key to breaking 'sad' Sunderland down - Mourinho

    Zlatan key to breaking 'sad' Sunderland down - Mourinho

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    It was important for us to win and that was the main objective. We know we go to Brussels for the Europa League and it is more hard for us but we keep fighting. "He played really well". Mourinho's men struggled badly in front of goal when Ibrahimovic was suspended last month, prompting suggestions that the Red Devils could do with some new attacking players in the summer.
  • India, Australia sign six pacts but trade deal elusive

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    The prime minister also spoke about the educational services Australian universities will provide to as many as 400 million people by 2022. The Australian Premier will also visit Mumbai where he will interact with top business leaders and attend an energy roundtable.
  • US Masters 2017: Sergio Garcia wins after playoff

    US Masters 2017: Sergio Garcia wins after playoff

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    Fowler shot 40 on the back side and signed for a 76. "Oh, two misses", Spieth said as he looked toward the scoreboard. "He just said, '"I'm going to putt out to give you the glory, but you've got to make it, '" Couples said". "I feel like I've been playing great and good golf will follow". What a final round it was. Last-group playing partners and friends Garcia and Rose were level for the lead at the start of what become a tension-packed thrill ride of a final round.
  • Miami glory for Federer

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    Now, Federer rolled back years and in a display of wonderful tennis, he won the third set 6-1. "I had a fantastic couple of weeks in Indian Wells and I've been coming here since 1988 when I became the world number one junior". So that's what happened today, because in the first set I think anything could happen. Nadal was working hard in the 83 degrees afternoon heat, thrusting himself into his shots while the elegant Federer's poise appeared nearly casual.
  • Why Sanchez May Leave Arsenal - Wenger

    Why Sanchez May Leave Arsenal - Wenger

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    He and the club will make the decision. "When you look at our squad, it isn't as wide as Bayern Munich's or Real Madrid's ". The fans who scoffed when, in the absence of the injured Laurent Koscielny, Walcott led Arsenal out for Wednesday's comfortable win over West Ham United suggested that was an apt choice because Walcott represents unfulfilled potential, a player with many gifts but apparently not the fortitude or savviness to make the majority.
  • Mesut Ozil urges Arsene Wenger to make decision over Arsenal future

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    Now Arsenal chairman Chips Keswick and chief executive Ivan Gazidis (below) have embarked on a project tagged "a catalyst for change", as they look to structure a future for a club that has becoming dangerously dependent on one man. There may not be a more important player than Ozil in the Arsenal squad. I love London , it's great to live here but I can't say today what will happen in the future.
  • Hot Steele early in Masters final round

    Hot Steele early in Masters final round

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    Positive, happy and calm were not attributes one would normally have used to describe the 37-year-old Garcia on the golf course prior to this week. It was worth the wait. Kuchar made a hole-in-one at 16 to highlight his round of 67. Sunday has always produced dramatic moments at Augusta. Rose then doubled up by being unable to save par on the green.