• 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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  • Stewart weary as he tries to race his way into 2nd round

    Tony Stewart is at peace with however his final season in NASCAR comes to an end. Stewart is 15th in the standings, so he either needs a win Sunday at Dover International Raceway or the drivers ahead of him in the standings need to have some serious trouble. Down to his last chance to add to his…

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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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  • 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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    Here’s What Happens When an Ordinary Person Tries Racing Michael Phelps

    We know what it looks like when Michael Phelps swims against the greatest athletes in the world. But, one can’t help but wonder what it would look like if the 23-time Olympic gold medalist went up against more ordinary competition.

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  • Jordan Spieth in New Role as U.S. Anchor at Ryder Cup

    It may be peculiar how much the Ryder Cup matters, but it does. "Honestly, I think we're just tired of being told that we haven't won in a while," Jordan Spieth said at his press conference Tuesday. Before that, it had been nine years. European players get asked about their Ryder Cup…

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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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  • 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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  • 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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    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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  • Bangladesh assures England as cricket tour begins

    Bangladesh authorities are promising England's cricketers unprecedented security when they begin a controversial tour Friday, desperate to prevent the country from becoming a no-go zone for international sport. An attack on a cafe in Dhaka in July that killed 18 foreigners threw a powerful…

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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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  • Vardy rejected Arsenal due to style

    Jamie Vardy was concerned Arsenal's style would not suit him, prompting him to stay at Leicester City.

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  • December trial set for UNC player accused of sexual battery

    A North Carolina football player charged with misdemeanor sexual battery and assault on a fellow student is scheduled for trial in December. During a brief court hearing Thursday morning, attorneys reserved the weeks of Dec. 5 and Dec. 12 for the case against Allen Artis, a junior reserve…

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