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Marcello Lippi’s China stunned South Korea 1-0 in a politically charged World Cup qualifier Thursday to give themselves a glimmer of hope of reaching next year’s tournament in Russia.
Formula One ventures into the unknown zone of a long-awaited revamped and high-speed era under new American ownership this weekend when the engines roar into life at the season-opening Australian Gran
Echoes from shouted snaps were hitting everyone else's ears while he whizzed around left tackles.
Michigan will try to extend its NCAA Tournament run in a Sweet 16 matchup against Oregon on Thursday at 7:09 p.m.        
Tom Brady's stolen Super Bowl jerseys are back with the New England Patriots.
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Michigan had 14 of its players from last year’s team at the NFL Combine, but Kyle Kalis was not among them.        
Greg Garno will lead the chat during the Sweet 16 NCAA tournament game. Discuss the action here!        
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The governing body are poring over video footage with the UK Football Policing Unit to pinpoint the fans who marred England’s friendly on Wednesday with anti-German songs.
Montae Nicholson said he has "no regrets" in bypassing his senior year at Michigan State to enter the NFL Draft.        
Tottenham have moved one step closer to playing home games at Wembley next season after their application to host 27 matches at the stadium's full 90,000 capacity was approved.
Las Vegas casinos are favoring North Carolina as the NCAA Tournament resets to a 16-team field
It’s the final weekend of the high school basketball season. Twenty-four boys and girls teams have made it to the CIF state championships to be held Friday and Saturday at Sacramento’s new Golden
Had it not been for a change of plans at the 11th hour last year, Ken Maumalo would likely be running out onto UOW Jubilee Oval in different club colours.
Alex Ovechkin is the first NHL player to wear custom-painted skates in warmups, but he may not be a trendsetter
England hooker Jamie George insists he is not resigned to a career as understudy to Dylan Hartley - despite holding the record for the most caps without a start.
MARTHA KELNER: The bullying crisis in British sport has spread to Paralympic swimming with even a claim that it was infected by a culture of fear.
(Reuters) - PGA Tour rookie Trey Mullinax, playing five days after getting married, fired a nine-under-par 63 to grab the first-round lead at the Puerto Rico Open on Thursday.
Tigers pitcher Alex Wilson is 7-3 with a 2.58 ERA in 143 innings over the past two seasons. He has an 8.22 ERA this spring.        
DeShone Kizer showed off a trimmer figure and tried to put his best foot forward.        
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USA Hockey has started looking into replacements for the boycotting players at the IIHF Women’s World Championship.        
The National Basketball Association announced that it has created an award in honor of Pete Winemiller, the late Thunder senior vice president of guest relations       &#
The University of Manitoba Bisons women's soccer team announced the commitment of nine recruits for the 2017-18 season. On Thursday, Bisons head coach Vanessa Martinez Lagunas welcomed defender Veron
Sebastian Vettel is often Formula One’s most loquacious press conference performer. After a big win, his answers babble on longer than the entire Ring Cycle.
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