• October 16, 2021

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Manny Pacquiao will fight Yordenis Ugas instead of Errol Spence Jr.

Manny Pacquiao will fight Yordenis Ugas instead of Errol Spence Jr.

Manny Pacquiao will still challenge for a welterweight title on Aug. 21 in Las Vegas — it just won’t be versus Errol Spence Jr. The Filipino senator will now face Cuba’s Yordenis Ugas after a…

Canelo Alvarez and Caleb Plant finalizing Sept. 18 bout for undisputed super middleweight title

Canelo Alvarez is inching toward his goal of collecting all four titles at 168 pounds. Alvarez, boxing’s biggest star, and Caleb Plant are in the process of finalizing a deal for a Sept. 18 fight…

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Phoenix Suns finish off LA Clippers in 6, advance to first NBA Finals since 1993

Phoenix Suns finish off LA Clippers in 6, advance to first NBA Finals since 1993

With the building he called home for six campaigns of his 16-year career going berserk after a 10-0 run by the LA Clippers, Chris Paul went on an 8-0 run of his own to simultaneously silence the crowd…

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Young leads Hawks’ rally past Sixers with Embiid hurting

Young leads Hawks’ rally past Sixers with Embiid hurting

Trae Young overcame a cold start to score 25 points, including a floater that gave Atlanta the lead with 1:17 left, and the Hawks rallied to defeat the Philadelphia 76ers 103-100 on Monday night, tying the Eastern Conference…

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Canadians are making an unprecedented impact in European club soccer

Canadians are making an unprecedented impact in European club soccer

Paris Saint-Germain is one of the richest soccer clubs in the world and a true sporting juggernaut — but the team’s quest for a fourth successive crown was thwarted by a rising Canadian star. Bankrolled by the…

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Liverpool’s late charge could make an utterly forgettable season memorable

Liverpool’s late charge could make an utterly forgettable season memorable

It has been a season to forget for Liverpool, but they are now just three victories away from making it a finale to remember. Thursday’s 4-2 victory against Manchester United means last season’s champions are now firmly in…

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Raptors’ playoff hopes dim further after close loss to Kawhi Leonard, Clippers

Raptors’ playoff hopes dim further after close loss to Kawhi Leonard, Clippers

Paul George and Marcus Morris scored 22 points each, and the Los Angeles Clippers rallied for a 105-100 triumph over the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday night to snap a three-game skid. Reggie Jackson added 18…

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Barcelona blow chance to go top of La Liga after shock defeat to Granada

Barcelona blow chance to go top of La Liga after shock defeat to Granada

Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman lamented his side’s inefficiency at both ends of the pitch as they blew the opportunity to go top of La Liga on Thursday by losing 2-1 to Granada at Camp Nou. Lionel Messi,…

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Stunned Canadian players head home after cancellation of women’s hockey worlds

Stunned Canadian players head home after cancellation of women’s hockey worlds

Shock and disbelief gave way to a swirl of emotions as players on the Canadian women’s hockey team packed their bags in Halifax and headed home Thursday. In a span of two days, they’d gone…

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Golden State Warriors hopeful Stephen Curry won’t miss much time after suffering tailbone contusion

Golden State Warriors hopeful Stephen Curry won’t miss much time after suffering tailbone contusion

Golden State Warriors star guard Stephen Curry suffered a tailbone contusion at the end of the third quarter of Wednesday night’s 108-94 win versus the Rockets in Houston and did not return. The injury occurred on the final play of the third…

Thomas Tuchel praises ‘special’ Chelsea squad: ‘No one wants to play us’

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel says his side should fear no one in the Champions League after the London club secured a spot in the quarterfinals for the first time since 2014 with Wednesday’s 2-0 victory over Atletico Madrid. Goals…

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Inter hammer Milan as Lukaku, Martinez dazzle in top-of-the-table clash

Inter hammer Milan as Lukaku, Martinez dazzle in top-of-the-table clash

Romelu Lukaku provided an assistant and a goal in a sensational performance as Inter Milan defeated AC Milan 3-0 in the top-of-the-table derby on Sunday. Inter came into this match in first place and a point over Milan, who…

Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry leaves team in awe in comeback win over LA Clippers

Golden State Warriors star guard Stephen Curry scored 38 points in a 115-105 win over the LA Clippers on Friday night at Chase Center, bringing his team all the way back from a 22-point second-half deficit while reminding the rest of the…

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Manchester City defeat Manchester United to reach Carabao Cup final

Manchester City defeat Manchester United to reach Carabao Cup final

Manchester City reached their fourth consecutive League Cup final as second-half goals from John Stones and Fernandinho gave Pep Guardiola’s side a 2-0 victory over Manchester United in Wednesday’s semi-final at Old Trafford. City will face Jose Mourinho’s Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley in the…

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Cavani stunner saves Manchester United over Everton for Carabao Cup semis spot

Cavani stunner saves Manchester United over Everton for Carabao Cup semis spot

Edinson Cavani and Anthony Martial struck late goals as Manchester United claimed a scrappy 2-0 triumph over Everton at a bitterly cold Goodison Park on Wednesday to set up a League Cup semi-final with rivals Manchester City. United wasted several opportunities in the…

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Foot injury to keep Draymond Green out of Warriors’ season opener

Foot injury to keep Draymond Green out of Warriors’ season opener

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (muscle strain in right foot) will not play in Tuesday night’s regular-season opener versus the Brooklyn Nets. “Draymond will not play [Tuesday],” Warriors coach Steve Kerr stated after Monday’s practice. “He went through…

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Cristiano Ronaldo fires Juventus past Ferencvaros into Champions League last 16

Cristiano Ronaldo fires Juventus past Ferencvaros into Champions League last 16

Juventus confirmed their place in the Champions League knockout stages when they commence next year, but only after securing an unconvincing 2-1 triumph over Ferencvaros at the Juventus Stadium on Tuesday night. The visitors were…

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Milos Raonic through to quarter-finals at Paris Masters

Milos Raonic through to quarter-finals at Paris Masters

Canada’s Milos Raonic advanced to the quarterfinals of the Paris Masters tennis tournament with a 7-6 (1), 6-2 victory over American qualifier Marcos Giron on Thursday. The big server from Thornhill, Ont. The big server…

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Hamilton: No guarantee I’ll stay in F1 next year

Hamilton: No guarantee I’ll stay in F1 next year

Lewis Hamilton has indicated that he still has doubts over whether to continue in Formula One next year amid ongoing indecision about the role of Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff beyond the end of this…

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Bale, Alli struggle as spurs suffer UEL defeat

Bale, Alli struggle as spurs suffer UEL defeat

After being named in Jose Mourinho’s line-up with the likes of Harry Kane and Son Heung-Min rested, Gareth Bale and Dele Alli failed in a poor display that saw Tottenham beaten 1-0 by Antwerp in Group J of the Europa League. The only goal of the match…

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Leicester city beats Arsenal on Vardy’s late goal

Leicester city beats Arsenal on Vardy’s late goal

Jamie Vardy came off the bench to score a customary goal versus Arsenal and send Leicester to within a point of the Premier League summit with a first victory at the Gunners’ home since 1973.…

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Australian summer of golf abandoned

Australian summer of golf abandoned

Golf Australia has aborted plans to rearrange the summer’s premier three events, reluctantly cancelling the Australian PGA Championship, Australian Open and Women’s Australian Open. PGA of Australia chief executive Gavin Kirkman, ALPG chief executive Karen Lunn…

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Rangers officially make Alexis Lafreniere top pick of 2020 NHL draft

Rangers officially make Alexis Lafreniere top pick of 2020 NHL draft

The New York Rangers selected Alexis Lafreniere with the first pick in the NHL’s pandemic-delayed draft Tuesday. The star winger from the Rimouski Oceanic of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League registered 35 goals and…

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Ole Solskjaer wants Daniel James sale, United board unsure

Ole Solskjaer wants Daniel James sale, United board unsure

Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is prepared to sell winger Daniel James to fund a late move for Jadon Sancho, sources have told ESPN, but is yet to convince the club’s hierarchy to sanction a potential £25 million…

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Juventus sign Morata on loan from Atletico

Juventus sign Morata on loan from Atletico

Alvaro Morata has returned to Juventus on an initial 12-month loan deal from Atletico Madrid. The Spain international striker has headed to Turin for a second spell with the Serie A champions, with the option of a second campaign on loan after…

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Milan scores 3 in 5 minutes to floor Juventus

Milan scores 3 in 5 minutes to floor Juventus

AC Milan scored three times in five shocking second-half minutes as they hit back from two goals down to defeat visiting Serie A leaders Juventus 4-2 on Tuesday, the first points dropped by the Turin…

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F1 serves up an instant classic on long-awaited return to action

F1 serves up an instant classic on long-awaited return to action

The Austrian Grand Prix was the perfect way for F1 to return after the long hiatus caused by the coronavirus pandemic. What at one point looked like being a fairly routine contest for victory between the…

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Dortmund beats Manchester United to Haaland signing

Dortmund beats Manchester United to Haaland signing

Borussia Dortmund have signed the highly rated striker Erling Braut Haaland from RB Salzburg, paying the release clause of €22.5m with the 19-year-old’s advisor, Mino Raiola, receiving a €10m payment on top of that. The much-hyped…