Kipchoge sets new unofficial marathon world record

Eliud averaged 4:36 per mile, but an approximate 4:34 was needed to run under two hours. But it's hard to underestimate the enormity of the task. Any time an athlete breaks a world record, a premier marketing opportunity is born. Will it count as... More..

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Overheating problem wrecked Hamilton's race 'from the get-go'

Hamilton congratulated the Finn after the finish, and Rosberg sent a congratulatory message on Twitter, before Bottas took a hefty swig of the podium champagne and breathed a sigh of satisfaction and relief. Th...More..

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Stuttgart Open: Sharapova receiving 'extra help' says semi-final opponent

Sharapova - the world's highest-paid female athlete for more than a decade until past year, according to Forbes - won her first match on Wednesday in the German city on her comeback after testing positive fo...More..

Klitschko Wants Joshua Rematch
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Klitschko Wants Joshua Rematch

World champion Anthony Joshua saluted the crowd. Though he made it to his feet, Joshua immediately pounced and referee David Fields stepped in and called the fight. "Two gentleman fought each other". Anthony ...More..

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Cavs move one game away from Eastern Conference Finals

The Cavaliers were sloppy with the ball in the first half and they didn't rain down 3's as often as they did at Quicken Loans Arena in the first two games of the series. "It's tough", DeRozan said. Korver gr...More..

Spurs' Tony Parker out for season with ruptured quadriceps tendon
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Spurs' Tony Parker out for season with ruptured quadriceps tendon

He was carted off by teammates Dewayne Dedmon and Dejounte Murray and did not look up as the crowd chanted his name. It could be said that Parker didn't have the same regular season numbers as in the past (...More..

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Johnson confident this Players Championship will be different

So his decision not to play a practice round this week at the TPC Sawgrass was really not that big of a deal. The Canadian rookie shook his head and laughed. Fast starts and tough finishes were the norm. D...More..

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Dozens hurt, 1 dead in violent day of protests in Venezuela

At least 177 people were injured during the demonstration that developed in eastern Caracas, officials said. The South American country has the world's largest oil reserves and once commanded a booming econom...More..

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Kelly Oubre apologizes for actions during Game 3

Olynyk set an illegal high screen on Washington's Kelly Oubre Jr . that incited an altercation . "That was insane. Kelly Oubre got suspended for Kelly Olynyk flopping". "Physicality is something that...More..

Team India Champions Trophy Squad Declared; Shami And Aswin Makes A Comeback
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Team India Champions Trophy Squad Declared; Shami And Aswin Makes A Comeback

I have focused on my fitness and worked on my weak points. "We will target to carry forward the winning momentum into the ICC Champions Trophy so that we can become the second side after Australia to win back t...More..

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Courtois admits regrets at Chelsea's implosion under Mourinho

Pulis also provided an update on West Brom's pursuit of Leeds United's 23-year-old full-back Charlie Taylor . Conte has made a huge impact in his first season at the Bridge, reviving a squad that imploded un...More..

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Bradley scores 29, Celtics power past Wizards, 123-101

After switching to Washington , the team has just seemed off. Although Isaiah Thomas has been unguardable this series averaging 29.5 points and 5.5 assists per game, while shooting 48.4% from the three-point...More..

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William McGirt shares the lead after 18 holes at The Players Championship

A hole-in-one, the eighth on the par-3 17th in tournament history. And I overreacted probably a bit, but all in all, you just don't see that very often and I know my guy, Michael, rakes and makes sure that that...More..

Mourinho Thrilled as United Reach Final in Dramatic Fashion
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Mourinho Thrilled as United Reach Final in Dramatic Fashion

They did not take their chances well in the first leg. It's a name Manchester United fans won't forget in a hurry. When the ball landed at Guidetti's feet inside the box, he did the unthinkable with what tu...More..

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Infantino slams 'fake news' & 'alternative facts' about FIFA

The Congress confirmed that the two men responsible for rooting out corruption in the world game - Hans-Joachim Eckert and Cornel Borbely - would be replaced. Infantino also criticised "highly-paid experts" who...More..

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D-backs look for another win vs. slumping Pirates

The Diamondbacks were encouraged not just by Greinke's no-hit bid, but also by the play of their defense on Thursday. Ellsbury's single with two outs in the ninth inning put runners at the corners, and then t...More..

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Penguins Down Caps in Game 1

After winning twice in Washington , the Penguins host Game 3 on Monday night. After a quiet first period, Crosby's back-to-back goals had Pittsburgh with the early momentum and threatening to put a quick end...More..

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Spurs beat Rockets in OT

Reserve point guard Patty Mills , who is filling in for injured starter Tony Parker , said earlier in the day that Leonard's potential absence shouldn't alter San Antonio's focus headed into Thursday's ma...More..

United cling on against Celta to reach Europe League final
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United cling on against Celta to reach Europe League final

Holding a 1-0 lead from the first leg, United opted for a cautious approach that saw Celta dominate possession for long periods. "After 14 matches we are in the final". Celta continued to probe in the second ...More..

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NFL Draft 2017: Five Late-Round Hidden Gems

No. 1 overall pick Myles Garrett and tight end David Njoku, who went No. 29, create physical mismatches that the Browns have lacked too often in recent years. According to Pro Football Focus he was one of the t...More..

Packers choose cornerback Kevin King as first pick in the NFL Draft
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Packers choose cornerback Kevin King as first pick in the NFL Draft

He didn't go offense until the 241st pick (tackle Andrew Datko). The Packers looked to add depth on the defensive line in the third round, and picked Adams out of Auburn. But the Packers' longtime boss isn't ...More..

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Spurs' Leonard expects to play in Game 6 despite ankle injury

Prior to Game 6 of the teams' second-round National Basketball Association playoff series, Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich announced the star forward would be sidelined for the contest due to an ankle injur...More..

Republicans praise debt cuts in revised budget
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Republicans praise debt cuts in revised budget

Child care providers will see the state's $500-million child care package restored and maintained under the new budget as well. But Brown said individual communities should ensure that their school boards s...More..

Alonso's Indy 500 car will go to his museum
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Alonso's Indy 500 car will go to his museum

He said he still did not know what had happened in Sochi when his engine failed on the formation lap. Alonso, who has twice won at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, is hoping that McLaren's mechanics have...More..

Mourinho admits top four finish is impossible
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Mourinho admits top four finish is impossible

Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho is set to shuffle his starting line-up having made eight changes for the Arsenal match in order to give some of his players rest and protection ahead of the second leg against Ce...More..