• Willett apologises for brother's anti-American rant

    By Larry Fine CHASKA, Minnesota (Reuters) - European Ryder Cup player Danny Willett and captain Darren Clarke apologized on Wednesday over a crude rant from the Masters champion's brother about the nature of U.S. crowds he expects this week at Hazeltine. In an article published on…

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  • Ravens get boost ahead of clash with high-octane Raiders

    The undefeated Baltimore Ravens face their biggest test so far Week 4 against the Oakland Raiders and their high-powered offense. Baltimore, however, already got a significant boost to its lineup heading into the game. Linebacker Elvis Dumervil returned to practice and is expected to make his…

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  • Who is Next for Dominick Cruz? Dana White Weighs In

    Bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz defended his title on June 4 at UFC 199. Following his knockout win over Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 202, Garbrandt has been calling for a title shot. TRENDING  Conor McGregor Puts a Dollar Amount on His UFC Worth… and It’s Big!

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  • Djokovic withdraws from China Open

    An elbow injury has forced world number one Novak Djokovic to withdraw from the China Open.

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  • Philippines boxing icon Pacquiao used drugs as a teen but backs Duterte

    By Karen Lema and Clare Baldwin MANILA (Reuters) - Philippines boxing icon Emmanuel "Manny" Pacquiao says he took all kinds of drugs as a teenager but fully supports President Rodrigo Duterte, whose vicious anti-drugs campaign has led to the killing of more than 3,000 people, mostly users and…

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    Miami mourns Jose Fernandez in citywide funeral procession (26 photos)

    The baseball world continues to cope with the tragic death of 24-year-old Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez. Fernandez's funeral procession was held in Miami on Wednesday, giving fans one final opportunity to pay their respects to the superstar pitcher.

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  • Week Three Reaction: Minnesota Vikings at Carolina Panthers

    The Vikings travelled to Charlotte, North Carolina as seven point underdogs and left 12 point victors over the Cam Newton lead Panthers. The Vikings’ defense... The post Week Three Reaction: Minnesota Vikings at Carolina Panthers appeared first on Cover32.

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  • Jose Fernandez's best friend gives us another incredible on-field tribute

    Aledmys Diaz returned to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday, his heart still full of grief, but with one swing in the fourth inning, he gave us another incredible tribute to Jose Fernandez. On Sunday, Diaz got the horrible news: Fernandez — who lived a few doors down when they were kids in their…

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  • Georges St-Pierre Undergoes First USADA Tests in Potential UFC Return

    Although the public war of words between former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and company president Dana White proliferates, St-Pierre continues the necessary steps toward a potential Octagon return. As recently as interviews this week, White has reiterated his stance that he doesn't…

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  • Former LSU AD: Les Miles turned down Michigan job in 2011

    Les Miles was fired as LSU coach on Sunday. Throughout his tenure at LSU, Les Miles was often tied to another job whenever it opened: the University of Michigan. Miles, who was fired by LSU on Sunday, played for the Wolverines and legendary coach Bo Schembechler in the ’70s and later returned to UM…

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  • Rose seeks rule change to open door to Hall of Fame

    (Reuters) - Lawyers for Pete Rose have sent a letter to the Baseball Hall of Fame seeking a rule amendment that would clear the way for Major League Baseball's all-time hits leader to be considered for induction into the shrine. Jon Shestakofsky, spokesman for the National Baseball Hall of Fame…

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    Our Favorite Items From the Ryder Cup Merchandise Tent (30 photos)

    There's no shortage of Ryder Cup swag for sale at Hazeltine National, but these items really caught our eye. 

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  • Real 'broken' after squandering lead at Dortmund : Zidane

    (Reuters) - Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane could not hide his frustration after his side conceded a late equaliser to draw 2-2 at Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League on Tuesday, repeatedly remarking "we are broken". Substitute Andre Schurrle's 87th minute rocket pulled an impressive…

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  • McGinley: Mickelson did not intentionally insult Sutton

    The reaction to Phil Mickelson's perceived criticism of Hal Sutton should act as a warning to others, says Paul McGinley.

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  • Lewis Hamilton defends TUEs after doping data hack

    World champion Lewis Hamilton waded into the row over the use by cyclist Bradley Wiggins of controversial "Therapeutic Use Exemptions" (TUEs), backing them providing they are administered properly. Hamilton, who has suffered with severe pollen allergies in the past, said he didn't have any TUEs at…

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  • No. 8 Badgers go to Big House looking for another big win

    It's the first time in 65 all-time meetings that these teams have played when both were in the top 10, and each will play with an eye on strengthening its resume for the College Football Playoff. Michigan has scored 45 or more points in four straight games for the first time since 1947. The Badgers…

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  • Uganda's underdog community finds spotlight in 'Queen of Katwe'

    It's always a kind of colonial nostalgia that we're presented," director Mira Nair said. The slums of Katwe become a character within "Queen of Katwe," out in U.S. movie theaters on Friday, providing the backdrop for Mutesi's humble small world as the child is taught chess by charity worker Robert…

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