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(Reuters) – La Liga’s plan to host a game in the United States suffered another blow on Monday when the Spanish Football Players’ Association (AFE) announced they were against the idea. Javier Tebas Medrano, La Liga President, gestures during the Dubai International Sports Conference in Dubai, UAE December 27, 2017. REUTERS/Satish Kumar The league’s ambition
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LONDON (Reuters) – The World Anti-Doping Agency president Craig Reedie is offended by allegations that WADA put money above clean sport while reinstating Russia’s anti-doping agency (RUSADA), and said the move was only aimed at achieving Russian compliance. President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Craig Reedie gestures during an interview with Reuters at the
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Yuli Gurriel and Evan Gattis recorded multi-hit, multi-RBI games while rookie Framber Valdez delivered a strong pitching performance in a pinch as the Houston Astros capped a three-game series sweep of the visiting Los Angeles Angels with a 6-2 win on Sunday. Sep 23, 2018; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros third baseman Yuli Gurriel (10)
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Rookie quarterback Josh Allen ran for two touchdowns and threw for another to lead the Buffalo Bills in a stunning 27-6 victory over the host Minnesota Vikings on Sunday in Minneapolis. Sep 23, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen (17) carries the ball during the second quarter against Minnesota Vikings at U.S.
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Top-seeded Dominic Thiem of Austria finally beat Slovakia’s Martin Klizan — on his fourth try — cruising to a 6-3, 6-1 win in the final of the St. Petersburg Open in Russia. Tennis – ATP 250 – St. Petersburg Open Men’s Singles Final match – Sibur Arena, St. Petersburg, Russia – September 23, 2018 Austria’s
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(Reuters) – Jack Nicklaus believes Tiger Woods still has a realistic chance of matching his record tally of 18 major championships, the man known as the Golden Bear said on Sunday. Sep 23, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Tiger Woods on the 15th hole during the final round of the Tour Championship golf tournament at East
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After 40-plus years as a baseball play-by-play man, including three decades with the Chicago White Sox, “he gone.” Sep 2, 2018; Chicago, IL, USA; Former baseball player and announcer Ken “Hawk” Harrelson speaks during a ceremony before game between the Chicago White Sox and the Boston Red Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field. Jim Young-USA TODAY
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San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan said the team fears quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee on Sunday. Sep 23, 2018; Kansas City, MO, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo (10) is taken off the field after an injury in the second half against the Kansas City
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TRYON, North Carolina (Reuters) – After extreme heat, a hurricane and the premature death of “Barack Obama” it is doubtful few, if any, major sporting events have been dealt a tougher hand than the FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG). Staged once every four years, the Games began in suffocating humidity that resulted in the cancellation
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(Reuters) – Tiger Woods won his first title since 2013 when he captured the Tour Championship by two strokes in Atlanta on Sunday. Sep 23, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Tiger Woods reacts to win the Tour Championship golf tournament at East Lake Golf Club. Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports Woods led throughout the final round and
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Drew Brees surpassed Brett Favre on Sunday for most pass completions in NFL history. Sep 23, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) attempts a pass in the first quarter against the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports A pass to Michael Thomas in the second
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Fourth-seeded Karolina Pliskova handed U.S. Open champ Naomi Osaka a 6-4, 6-4 defeat to claim the title at the Toray Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo. Tennis – Pan Pacific Open Women’s Singles Final match – Arena Tachikawa Tachihi, Tokyo, Japan – September 23, 2018. Karolina Pliskova of Czech Republic returns ball to Naomi Osaka of
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