• Guardiola blasts referee as Salah sends Liverpool into semi-finals
Guardiola blasts referee as Salah sends Liverpool into semi-finals

Liverpool showed they have developed defensive steel alongside their attacking flair as they withstood waves of Manchester City attacks to emerge with a 2-1 win and advance 5-1 on aggregate in their Champions League quarterfinal on Tuesday.

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  • Russell Westbrook sets history with second straight triple-double season
Russell Westbrook sets history with second straight triple-double season

In Wednesday's regular-season finale at home against the Memphis Grizzlies , Westbrook has a chance to accomplish something that has never been done in National Basketball Association history. Westbrook was the first player last year to do something that hasn't been done for 56 years, now this season he figured out how to repeat that feat.

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  • See Bellagio's 120-pound chocolate sculpture of Marc-Andre Fleury
See Bellagio's 120-pound chocolate sculpture of Marc-Andre Fleury

Their reward for their turnaround season is a first-round against the expansion team Vegas Golden Knights . Game 1 of the best-of-7 series begins at 7 p.m. The Knights won the Pacific Division in just their first year in existence. A rallying point for Nevadans after the October 1 mass murder of 58 Las Vegas concert-goers nine days before th...

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  • Champions League: Real Madrid, Bayern secure semi-final ticket
Champions League: Real Madrid, Bayern secure semi-final ticket

However, they are on course to reach the semi-finals of the Champions League for an eighth successive season as they enjoy a 3-0 lead in their tie with Juve. The away side have not won a game since their win in Manchester and are under pressure to perform as well. Sevilla's bid to complete an unlikely comeback will be boosted by the return of...

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  • USA 'intensifies preparations' for Syria response
USA 'intensifies preparations' for Syria response

Activists reported that government forces vacated strategic potential targets, including air bases around the country in apparent preparation for incoming strikes. Trump and his advisers are weighing a response to the latest news of Syria using chemical weapons one year after American warships launched 59 Tomahawk missiles against the Shayrat air...

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  • Saints Land Meredith as Bears Refuse to Match
Saints Land Meredith as Bears Refuse to Match

Cornerback Kyle Fuller, on whom the Bears placed the transition tag, agreed to a four-year, $56 million offer sheet ($29 million practically guaranteed) with the division-rival Green Bay Packers in March, but the Bears matched later the same day.

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  • Andres Iniesta admits pain after Barcelona suffer shock Champions League exit
Andres Iniesta admits pain after Barcelona suffer shock Champions League exit

Roma are also through to the Champions League semi finals following a sensational comeback against Barcelona . And goals from Edin Dzeko , Daniele De Rossi and Konstantinos Manolas ensured the Giallorossi ended the Catalans dream of winning a treble this term, after ending both legs 4-4 on aggregate.

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  • Syria invites OPCW to investigate alleged chemical attack in Douma
Syria invites OPCW to investigate alleged chemical attack in Douma

United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley addresses the United Nations Security Council meeting on Syria at the U.N. headquarters in NY, U.S., April 9, 2018. President Donald Trump on Monday warned of a quick, forceful response once responsibility was established. In Moscow, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said the Krem...

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  • Here's the Packers' 2018 preseason schedule
Here's the Packers' 2018 preseason schedule

The Ravens will not play any of their preseason foes in the regular season, as they did past year with the Dolphins (wins both times). The Rams lead the all-time preseason series, 4-0. Baltimore closes out its preseason schedule on Thursday, Aug. 30 at home against the Redskins. Also, the progression of second-year players will very key to this pre...

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  • Nolan Arenado, Luis Perdomo spur wild basebrawl between Rockies and Padres
Nolan Arenado, Luis Perdomo spur wild basebrawl between Rockies and Padres

As Perdomo backed up to avoid an Arenado punch, players and coaches from both sides stormed the field in an attempt to break up the fight. And then Perdomo threw at Arenado in the bottom of the third. Ellis, Rockies pitcher German Marquez , and Rockies outfielder Gerardo Parra were ejected and all are likely looking at suspensions and/or fines. ...

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  • Tottenham's Harry Kane awarded disputed goal by Premier League
Tottenham's Harry Kane awarded disputed goal by Premier League

The England worldwide scored seven goals in the final two league games of the campaign to lift the Golden Boot award. He's just coming back from injury, he's five goals behind Mo Salah for the Golden Boot race, and he's desperate to get on the scorer's sheet and win that third consecutive trophy.

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  • Cameroon Athletes Have Gone Missing From The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
Cameroon Athletes Have Gone Missing From The Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

Eight Cameroonian athletes are reported missing at the 2018 Commonwealth Games . "Our message to the half a percent of people who might think that they can overstay a visa or not act within the conditions of their visa is that Australia has very tough laws and they need to abide by the law", he said in Canberra on January 30.

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  • Sergio Ramos begs Real Madrid to resign Alvaro Morata from Chelsea
Sergio Ramos begs Real Madrid to resign Alvaro Morata from Chelsea

The Spanish global spent two seasons with the Bianconeri , but Real Madrid activated their buyback clause in the summer of 2016. Even when he has been scoring goals, the Spaniard has been upset by the physical approach of Premier League defenders.

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  • Defeated Guardiola pays City victors Liverpool huge compliment
Defeated Guardiola pays City victors Liverpool huge compliment

These numbers are usually not possible. "Our result at Anfield was so tough [to overturn], but we scored the first one, we scored the second one.but too many decisions for the referee", he complained to BT Sport afterwards. "But we made an outstanding 45 minutes, really good. We're still in a development phase, but we're already a good team". "...

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  • PSG to fall foul of UEFA's Financial Fair Play rules
PSG to fall foul of UEFA's Financial Fair Play rules

The Financial Times report that people close to the probe believe that the values of these sponsorships have been "significantly overstated". European clubs face disciplinary action if they make losses of more than €30m (£26m) over a three year period.

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  • Klopp reveals how he used HT talk to inspire Liverpool
Klopp reveals how he used HT talk to inspire Liverpool

Real also have to finish the job in their quarter-final with Juventus but, after winning 3-0 in Turin last week, I think we can safely say they will go through. "When you go to half-time at 2-0 against that side it is a bit different. Against Manchester City we did numbers that are usually not possible". The Spanish official angered Guardiola ...

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  • Liverpool can't compare to Barcelona, Bayern Munich or Real Madrid - Jurgen Klopp
Liverpool can't compare to Barcelona, Bayern Munich or Real Madrid - Jurgen Klopp

Klopp said: "I walked up the stairs and somebody told me". "Of course Klopp said "Yes you are sitting too deep because you are not pushing up". We were not compact enough and too many second balls went to City. "It was weird because we didn't catch up well from the beginning. I'm definitely confident that next season we can push everyone, even...

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  • Action Bronson Conor & Khabib, Scrap in Queens ... I'll Bring the Grub!
Action Bronson Conor & Khabib, Scrap in Queens ... I'll Bring the Grub!

Subscribe to our podcast In This Corner with Brian Campbell where we break down everything you need to know in the Octagon . Why wait? This one's ready to go. He switches weight classes. Come. I told you guys, we're gonna make him humble. After taking time to reflect on the event and the criticism his commentary received, Rogan has now writte...

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  • Reporting restrictions lifted on legal argument in Belfast trial
Reporting restrictions lifted on legal argument in Belfast trial

The jury of eight men and three women deliberated for three hours and 45 minutes after a marathon nine-week trial at Belfast Crown Court . Willie John McBride, President of the Official Supporters Club of Ulster Rugby, said this morning that while he does not know the men at all, he felt that it was time they were allowed back to the game, havin...

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  • Elvis Andrus goes yard in Rangers' loss to Angels
Elvis Andrus goes yard in Rangers' loss to Angels

In the 9th inning, the Angels pinch hit Japanese phenom pitcher and hitter Shohei Ohtani . "They attacked early on the fastball and were very aggressive", Rangers manager Jeff Banister said of the Blue Jays, who had eight of their 11 hits against Hamels.

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  • Beaten Pep Guardiola must be sick of the sight of Jürgen Klopp
Beaten Pep Guardiola must be sick of the sight of Jürgen Klopp

Mateu Lahoz also awarded Napoli two penalties when they met City in the group stage earlier this season. Guardiola was sent to the stands at half-time of City's 2-1 defeat at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday, which sealed a 5-1 aggregate loss, for complaining about a disallowed goal.

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  • Liverpool legend advises Coutinho to snub Champions League medal
Liverpool legend advises Coutinho to snub Champions League medal

Coutinho featured in five of Liverpool's opening six group matches, as the Reds scored the second-most goals of any team in the group stages, with the Brazilian helping himself to five of those - including a hat-trick against Spartak Moscow.

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  • Should the Broncos draft a quarterback fifth overall?
Should the Broncos draft a quarterback fifth overall?

It's possible that Darnold, Allen, Rosen and Mayfield will all go within the top half dozen picks. I'm pretty sure Cleveland Browns fans are hoping the team's first pick in the NFL Draft doesn't come down to a coin flip. The NFL is a quarterback-hungry - borderline quarterback-starved - industry. Chubb is the best pass rusher in this dr...

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  • Penguins Trying to Three-peat in National Hockey League
Penguins Trying to Three-peat in National Hockey League

Pittsburgh has shown in the past two postseasons that they find ways to win and no one can break their iron will. No. 2 Anaheim Ducks vs. So does the fact, that their opponent, the Los Angeles Kings , have a roster brimming with postseason experience and know the pressure of winning in the playoffs .

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  • Table Tennis: Sharath passes second-round test
Table Tennis: Sharath passes second-round test

Today's final against Nigeria was rather straight forward for the men as compared to the semifinal against Singapore, against whom they had to work much harder. "We were the top seeds here, so a medal was expected, while in 2006, we were underdogs, so the Melbourne win matters more". "Now, we must take this form into the World Championships (in Swe...

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