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He was injured in a head-first slide into second base Sunday in Miami. Trout tends to reward the most optimistic projections, but this type of injury represents new territory for the 25-year-old, and it's hardly a guarantee he'll be back before August.
  • Brook loses IBF welterweight title to Spence Jr

    Brook loses IBF welterweight title to Spence Jr

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    Shortly after, Brook made the decision to take a knee, prompting the referee to finally wave off the action. For the champion comes the benefit of the most emphatic home advantage possible - a sellout crowd at Bramall Lane, the home of his boyhood football club, Sheffield United, and what is sure to be the scene of fevered and frantic noise; 27,000-plus voices willing the champion to victory from first bell to last.
  • With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks a singular buzz

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    Always Dreaming , the 6-5 favorite in the field of 10, exhausted badly with John Velazquez in the saddle and finished eighth. "It was just he put so much into the Derby that it wasn't meant to be". For several long seconds, it seemed like Classic Empire was going to win the second leg of the Triple Crown . Although he set the pace into the far turn Saturday, he succumbed to Classic Empire's pace pressure without putting up a fight and struggled to an eighth-place finish under John ...
  • Sevilla agrees to let Sampaoli go coach Argentina

    Sevilla agrees to let Sampaoli go coach Argentina

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    A club statement read: " Sevilla FC and the Argentine Football Association (AFA) have reached an agreement in principle for Jorge Sampaoli to become Argentina's national team manager". Argentina have been without a coach since Edgardo Bauza was dismissed in April. The AFA named a squad for June friendlies against Brazil and Singapore this month that was widely felt to bear Sampaoli's prints, with Inter striker Mauro Icardi recalled as Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero missed ...
  • Si Woo Kim becomes youngest victor of Players Championship

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    During the final round of the Players Championship at TPC at Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida , on Sunday, the 21-year-old carded three birdies while going bogey-free to wrap up the day at 3-under par. "You have to respect some good golf and that's exactly what he's done", said the Englishman, who played his last seven holes at 2-over. "I still can't believe that I'm the champion and I'm the youngest champion for this championship and I'm very honored to be the champion for this ...
  • Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

    Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

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    That puts him just one behind Bill Russell , whose Celtics teams played in eight consecutive finals from 1959-1966. Kyrie Irving gritted his teeth, tightened up his left sneaker and hopped to his feet. Irving eventually finished with 42 points. And that came on a 3-pointer by Smith with 21.9 seconds to play in the half. Nothing was keeping him out.
  • Roster rules: 2nd IR-return spot; no cut to 75

    Roster rules: 2nd IR-return spot; no cut to 75

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    The NFL passed the rule allowing a team to have 2 players, not just one, to return to the lineup after being placed on injured reserve. According to NFL Network's Albert Breer , the NFL owners passed a rule eliminating the first round of roster cutdowns.
  • Arsenal fans react on Twitter to Europa League finish

    Arsenal fans react on Twitter to Europa League finish

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    Wenger said it would be his decision whether Sanchez stayed or not. Arsenal needed Liverpool to drop points at Anfield against Middlesbrough , but it was not to be as the Reds beat up on Boro 3-0 to punch their ticket to Europe. I want to win the cup for my club. "That's the main thing is we need to keep the team together and try to strengthen it in the areas where the manager would like to, and then we will be ready to go again".
  • Real Madrid beat Malaga to secure La Liga title

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    Real Madrid had said they were going for a win, despite only needing a draw to claim the title, and were in front right from the start, with Ronaldo taking advantage of a dire mix-up in the Málaga defence with less than two minutes gone, to round the keeper and slot home .
  • Swedish Hockey Team Wins 2017 World Championship Against Canada

    Swedish Hockey Team Wins 2017 World Championship Against Canada

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    The win is Sweden's first in four tries against Canada since the IIHF instituted the playoff system in 1992, and their first since 2013. But the International Ice Hockey Federation has settled its tournaments like this for decades and Canadians have felt the pain for decades.
  • Champions League: It's Real, Juve Final

    Champions League: It's Real, Juve Final

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    The Atletico midfielder did nearly manage to get himself sent off in the second half with a late challenge on Casemiro. "It is clear that we still need to keep growing". However, Simeone insists Atletico will have a bright future after leaving the Calderon. "Pepe's career has been spectacular", said the Madrid coach.
  • Ronaldo leads Real Madrid to 33rd La Liga title

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    Ronaldo scored 25 league goals in 29 appearances this season as Madrid won their first Liga title under Zinedine Zidane, but he credited his coach - even thanking him on Instagram - and teammates for helping to secure the trophy. "When you have 60 game per season it's very hard on a physical level, but we've got to this stage with our spirits high and we're flying physically", Zidane said.
  • Harry Kane wins Premier League golden boot

    Harry Kane wins Premier League golden boot

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    Kane, who has 26 top flight goals, is two ahead of Everton's Romelu Lukaku with Spurs travelling to Hull and Everton going to Arsenal on Sunday. "I think I said to someone the other day it would be great if I can get to that 100 club by the end of next season ", Kane said.
  • Real Madrid outclass Malaga to clinch La Liga title in 5 years

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    With their last La Liga title coming back in 2012, Real Madrid has returned to the top of the league thanks to their 2-0 victory over Malaga on Sunday afternoon. "We're going to enjoy this with our fans and then we'll prepare for the Champions League final". "Winning the league is the best thing imaginable". They will be joined in the Bundesliga by Hanover 96, who were also relegated last season, courtesy of their 1-1 draw at Sandhausen.
  • Maria Sharapova ends Wimbledon wildcard speculation by entering Roehampton qualifying tournament

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    In a statement on her website , Sharapova said: " A few months ago, I received a wildcard offer from Birmingham, one of my most memorable tournaments as a young player. Wimbledon qualifying provides 16 main draw places for men and 12 for women if they win through three rounds. Pic: ReutersFormer world number one Maria Sharapova has signed a deal with the Lawn Tennis Association to play at Birmingham's Aegon Classic for the next two years.