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ROSTOV-ON-DON, Russia (Reuters) – Carlos Vela converted a penalty in the 26th minute to give Mexico a 1-0 halftime lead over South Korea in their World Cup Group F game on Saturday. Soccer Football – World Cup – Group F – South Korea vs Mexico – Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia – June 23, 2018 Mexico’s
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NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) – As an excited Diego Maradona twirled his shirt from the stands and thousands of Argentina fans bayed before kickoff against Croatia, Lionel Messi was seen rubbing his forehead in stress. Soccer Football – World Cup – Group D – Argentina vs Croatia – Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia –
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(Reuters) – Defending champion Jordan Spieth downplayed the significance of his score after carding seven-under-par 63 to tie fellow American Zach Johnson for the first-round lead at the Travelers Championship on Thursday. Jun 21, 2018; Cromwell, CT, USA; Jordan Spieth plays his shot from the first tee during the first round of the Travelers Championship
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LONDON (Reuters) – Andy Murray was back at one of his favorite stomping grounds on Tuesday and while the resumption of his career ended in defeat by Nick Kyrgios, the Scot remained upbeat about his return from injury, if guarded about his Wimbledon participation. Tennis – ATP 500 – Fever-Tree Championships – The Queen’s Club,
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Left winger Mike Hoffman was traded to the San Jose Sharks on the heels of allegations his fiancee harassed captain Erik Karlsson’s wife. Apr 2, 2016; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Ottawa Senators left wing Mike Hoffman (68) looks to pass the puck during the second period against the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center. The Flyers
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VOLGOGRAD, Russia (Reuters) – England captain Harry Kane declared his arrival on soccer’s biggest stage when he scored twice, including a stoppage-time winner, in a dramatic 2-1 victory over Tunisia as his team launched their World Cup campaign on Monday. Soccer Football – World Cup – Group G – Tunisia vs England – Volgograd Arena,
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NIZHNY NOVGOROD, Russia (Reuters) – South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong on Sunday shrugged off spying by World Cup opponents Sweden, who apologized on the eve of their Group F clash after initially trumpeting their subterfuge. Soccer Football – World Cup – South Korea Training – Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia – June 17, 2018
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It’s no secret the New York Yankees are looking to add starting pitching ahead of the July 31 trade deadline, with managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner saying earlier this week the area is a concern. Jun 15, 2018; Bronx, NY, USA; Former New York Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte (l) and general manager and senior vice
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SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (Reuters) – Dustin Johnson played like the world number one that he is, taking a stranglehold on the U.S. Open with a five-shot clubhouse lead after his second round at Shinnecock Hills on Friday. Jun 15, 2018; Southampton, NY, USA; Dustin Johnson tees off the tenth hole during the second round of the
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ST PETERSBURG (Reuters) – A heartbreaking stoppage-time own goal from substitute Aziz Bouhaddouz gave Iran a dramatic 1-0 win over Morocco in their World Cup Group B opener on Friday, a result they celebrated with unbridled delight. Soccer Football – World Cup – Group B – Morocco vs Iran – Saint Petersburg Stadium, Saint Petersburg,
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After seven seasons in San Antonio, star forward Kawhi Leonard wants out, according to reports. Jan 5, 2018; San Antonio, TX, USA; San Antonio Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard (2) shoots the ball over Phoenix Suns center Tyson Chandler (right) during the second half at AT&T Center. Mandatory Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports The San
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MOSCOW (Reuters) – Argentina coach Jorge Sampaoli, revealing his starting line-up a day early, is going for safety-first experience in pairing Javier Mascherano and Lucas Biglia in midfield to contain Iceland in Saturday’s World Cup Group D opener. Soccer Football – FIFA World Cup – Argentina Training – Ciutat Esportiva Joan Gamper, Barcelona, Spain –
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