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Dodgers' Yu Darvish pulled as precaution due to tightness in back

Dodgers' Yu Darvish pulled as precaution due to tightness in back

The Dodgers won that game, 9-1. "I don't think there's a big enough lead right now to be like, 'Oh, the Dodgers are out of a game, ' especially late innings". Afterward, Darvish said his back was bothering him, something he first felt last week in his start at Arizona. "I was going to go out, obviously, but in between innings I talked to ( Clayton) Kershaw a little bit", Darvish said through an interpreter. Read More

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Iran Parliament Passes Motion to Counter US Measures

Iran Parliament Passes Motion to Counter US Measures

Iran's parliament has overwhelmingly voted to increase spending on Tehran's ballistic missile programme and the elite Revolutionary Guards in retaliation for new sanctions imposed by the United States. terrorist and adventurous measures in the region, describing it as a "wise" and "appropriate" move against Washington's enmities towards Iran. Tehran says the measures violate a 2015 deal with world powers that eased sanctions in exchange for curbs on its nuclear programme. Read More

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Farah denied final gold by Ethiopian Edris

Farah denied final gold by Ethiopian Edris

However, Edris and team-mate Yomif Kejelcha seized the initiative as the bell went and Farah struggled to go with them. Farah, who had not lost a final in 2,176 days, having also won the 10,000m and 5,000m at the 2013 and 2015 World Championships, crossed the line in 13 minutes 33.22 seconds. Read More

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Floyd: I must KO Conor

Floyd: I must KO Conor

Malignaggi himself admitted McGregor got the best of him early, but as the later rounds came Malignaggi claims to have been the UFC champ's superior. He was badly, badly concussed after those rounds. The UFC two-division world champion said Jose Aldo was once just like Mayweather: a dominant champion considered to be one of the greatest, who most thought couldn't be beaten. Read More

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Former South Fort Myers High star Watkins traded to Rams

Former South Fort Myers High star Watkins traded to Rams

Watkins, a Clemson alum, joins the receiver-starved Rams who are looking for capable targets for last year's top-overall pick Jared Goff , who struggled while the offense finished dead last in both yardage and scoring. The Rams were dead last in yards and scoring last season. Buffalo also received a second round draft pick in the deal while giving up a sixth round pick. Read More

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Patriots Become 1st NFL Franchise to Buy a Team Plane

The planes were fitted with all first-class seating, and at least one of the planes was repainted with a team logo and five Lombardi trophies on the tail, ESPN said. Patriots spokesman Stacey James said team officials would not be publicly commenting on the acquisitions. This has caused National Football League teams to go with charter airlines driving up the costs. Read More

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Tributes flow for legend Betty Cuthbert

Tributes flow for legend Betty Cuthbert

After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS ) in 1979, she spent much of her later life in a wheelchair as the disease took its toll. She set 16 official world records, either as an individual or in relay teams. Cuthbert was an inaugural inductee to the International Association of Athletics Federations Hall of Fame in March 2012 with Jesse Owens and Carl Lewis among others. Read More

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Jay Cutler Rumors: Dolphins 'Making Ground' on Contract Talks with Retired QB

Jay Cutler Rumors: Dolphins 'Making Ground' on Contract Talks with Retired QB

It's odd that the Miami Dolphins haven't announced anything or that his injury hasn't been full diagnosed yet. That now appears to have been incorrect: Dolphins head coach Adam Gase shot down that talk, describing reports of Cutler's imminent signing as "premature" and said that, while Cutler did express interest in potentially joining the Dolphins , the talks were preliminary. Read More

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Cavs Fan Trolls Stephen Curry and Warriors at Golf Tournament

Cavs Fan Trolls Stephen Curry and Warriors at Golf Tournament

And the two-time National Basketball Association champion, and twice victor of the MVP award didn't disappoint. He ends the Web.com Tour appearance at 8-over and tied for 148th place. "They were two days of golf I'll remember for a long time", said Curry. He scrambled for a bogey and a couple of pars later was laughing and joking with playing partners Stephen Jaeger and Sam Ryder. Read More

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India beat Sri Lanka by 304 runs, take 1-0 lead

India beat Sri Lanka by 304 runs, take 1-0 lead

Sri Lanka's chase started badly as both Upul Tharanga (10) and Danushka Gunathilaka (2) fell early and, although there was some resistance, wickets came in batches as India closed in. However once Karunaratne was bowled off the inside edge trying to sweep Ashwin, the innings fizzled to a quick close. That said, the 76-run partnership did keep the Indians at bay at a time when it looked like Kohli's men had the knife on Sri Lanka's throat. Read More

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Bayern Munich's Renato Sanches 'to join AC Milan in £35m deal'

In a recent interview with " Bild ", the 19-year-old also confessed that he wants more game time this season and he may have to leave the club this summer to find more playing opportunities. The Colombia worldwide moved to the Spanish capital after starring in the 2014 World Cup, but - despite initially impressing - fell down the pecking order at the Santiago Bernabeu under Zinedine Zidane. Read More

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Lakers, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope reportedly reach one-year deal

Lakers, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope reportedly reach one-year deal

Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic forward Terrence Ross (31) defends during the first quarter at Amway Center. In the 39 games before the injury, he was averaging 14.9 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3 assists, hitting 40 percent on 3-pointers. Rose averaged 18 points, 4.4 assists and 3.8 rebounds per game with NY last season, showing that he can still play despite all of his past injuries. Read More

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Ricky Rubio traded to Jazz

Ricky Rubio traded to Jazz

Drafted by Minnesota with the No. 5 pick in 2009, Rubio spent the first six years of his career with the Wolves, averaging 10.3 points and 8.5 assists. He's at no risk of injury-related decline. Given Rubio's shooting struggles - he's a career 37.5 shooter overall and 31.5 percent from deep - opponents tend to sag off him and dare him to shoot, but that becomes a less feasible strategy with the likes of Rodney Hood, Alec Burks and perhaps Hayward and/or Ingles surrounding him. Read More

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JJ Redick signs with the Philadelphia 76ers

JJ Redick signs with the Philadelphia 76ers

The news was initially broken by Redick, who tweeted out a phrase that has become a rallying cry for the franchise. Redick averaged 15 points per game on an impressive 43 percent shooting from three-point range. McConnell and Gerald Henderson. Redick was linked most heavily to either Philadelphia or Brooklyn, where he has a home, although Houston and Minnesota reportedly entered the fray after adding superstars via trade, Paul for the Rockets and Jimmy Butler for Timberwolves. Read More

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Anderson out of title shot with Cyborg

Anderson out of title shot with Cyborg

And yet here's another turn in the saga of the UFC women's featherweight championship. "I am disappointed I won't get an opportunity to fight Megan July 29th", Cyborg said. The fight is for the title that Germaine de Randamie was stripped of after she refused to defend her title against Justino. So, this is a big change to the upcoming card, and Evinger deserves a ton of praise for agreeing to face one of the most feared fighters in the UFC, on one month's notice. Read More

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Ravi Shastri sentiment gains ground in BCCI

Ravi Shastri sentiment gains ground in BCCI

He had previously worked as the bowling coach of the national team, helping India win the inaugural World T20 in 2007, and coached the India U-19 team, guiding them to the 2006 World Cup final. For one, they alleged, " Anil Kumble treated players like school kids. "The coach reportedly gave the players a "dressing-down" after the team lost the ICC Champions Trophy final to Pakistan at The Oval on June 18". Read More

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Honda Engineer Debunks Own Claim About Cause Of Takata Air Bag Failures

Honda Engineer Debunks Own Claim About Cause Of Takata Air Bag Failures

Even so, Key Safety, the world's fourth-largest air bag maker bought by Ningbo Joyson a year ago, would gain greater access to Japanese automakers and the combined entity would pull closer in market share to leader Autoliv Inc. The recalls affect 19 different automakers, 17 of which are listed as unsecured creditors on its bankruptcy filing, including BMW, Honda and Toyota. Takata had taken a major step in reaching a settlement with the USA authorities earlier this year: accused of ... Read More

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It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

The Lakers sent Russell and Russian center Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for center Brook Lopez and the rights to forward Kyle Kuzma, the 27th pick in the draft, out of Utah. "We're going to keep driving to get it flawless", Colangelo said. Embiid had adopted the nickname as his own and was commonly introduced as "The Process" at home games this season. Read More

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