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Palacios named Pirates interim coach


Orlando Pirates Chairman, Irvin Khoza confirmed that that Augusto Palacios will take charge of the club in an interim capacity.

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The 70-year-old has been confirmed as Gianfranco Zola’s successor, and will be assisted by former Bristol City manager Steve Cotterill as he bids to preserve their Championship status.
LUCENA  CITY – Torches were passed on Saturday night's PBA All Star week festivities at the Quezon Convention Center here.  
This Saturday night live on Showtime Championship Boxing from Wembley Stadium in London, IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) defends his title against former
Dale Earnhardt Jr. says the pressure is off
Anthony Joshua grinned through the pats on the back Wladimir Klitschko gave him during the promotion for their Saturday fight, but the youngster also has shown a keen understanding of the gamesman
Well, it’s finally here. The Rams make their first pick in the NFL draft on Friday. They have the fifth pick in the second round, the 37th overall. They also will make a third-round pick, the 69th
The NFL draft starts up again at 7 p.m. Friday with the second and third rounds.        
If the Titans can emerge out of the Horizon tournament, they could earn the program’s first NCAA appearance.        
Linebacker out of Florida unabashedly proclaims during introductory news conference he loves to hit on the field.        
Life on the road: Home is not all it's cracked up to be in Stanley Cup playoffs
Wits are in third position on the table with 48 points from 24 games, one behind second-placed Cape Town City with a game in hand.
KIERAN GILL AT CARDIFF CITY STADIUM: A week in which Newcastle experienced the highs of Premier League promotion and the lows of a HMRC raid ended in a win.
The Tigers (11-10) open a three-game series against the White Sox (11-9) at Comerica Park (7:10, FSD/97.1). Follow along here for live updates.        
Anthony Joshua (18-0, 18 KOs) makes his third IBF world heavyweight title defense and is looking to capture the vacant WBA and IBO belts Saturday when he meets Wladimir Klitschko (64-4, 54 KOs) at We
Traveling show: NFL draft might be league's most popular event apart from Super Bowl        
Takkarist McKinley became the focus of the NFL draft after paying tribute to his late grandmother.        
An Instagram post indicated he was transferring but the message has since been deleted and the player remains on roster.        
Temple, Western Michigan players go before ones from Alabama in opening round of NFL draft
Belgium's most senior soccer official doubts that a planned new stadium in Brussels can be ready for the 2020 European Championship        
LONDON -- With fans chanting and singing, heavyweight world titleholder Anthony Joshua and former longtime world champion Wladimir Klitschko came face-to-face for the final time at Friday's weigh
Larry Bird is stepping down as president of the NBA's Indiana Pacers, the 1992 U.S. Olympic "Dream Team" player having spent the past two decades with his home-state club, Yahoo Sports reported Friday
Bayer Leverkusen's bid to pull away from the Bundesliga's relegation zone was dealt a humiliating blow when it lost at home to Schalke 4-1        
Sundowns have six matches left to play compared to Cape Town City, who face Maritzburg United on Monday afternoon.
Driver says he expected lots of 'What the hell?' responses, but got positive reaction        
Larry Bird is stepping down as president of basketball operations for the Indiana Pacers, a stunningly abrupt move even for an NBA legend known for making swift decisions.
Plenty of NFL fans and pundits were surprised when the Chicago Bears moved up one spot in the draft to... Read More »
There’s apparently a new model car, the Ford 420, we didn’t hear about, but it isn’t a tuned up version of... Read More »
Dustin Pedroia will experience something new Friday night at Fenway Park. After 1,415 career regular-season games, Pedroia will bat sixth... Read More »
Can these drivers be as endearing as Dale Earnhardt Jr.?        
Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes heads to 10-day disabled list because of strained hamstring        
Detroit Lions first-round draft pick Jarrad Davis speaks with reporters in Allen Park.        
Pune, April 29: Placed at fourth spot in the points table, Rising Pune Supergiants will be facing Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) who are present at the seventh place on their home in their next lea
Basel has sealed its eighth straight Swiss league title with six games left        
"Big" John McCarthy offers his thoughts on the dangers of weight-cutting vs. PEDs in MMA.        

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