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The quartet finished about two and a half seconds ahead of silver medallists England with Scotland taking the bronze medal. From Left to Right: Australia's Ashlee Ankudinoff, Annette Edmondson , Alexandra Manly , and Amy Cure pose with their gold medals in the women's 4000m team pursuit finals track cycling event during the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games at the Anna Meares Velodrome in Brisbane on April 5, 2018.
  • Notre Dame stuns Bulldogs, wins title

    Notre Dame stuns Bulldogs, wins title

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    Before playing for the Fighting Irish, the basketball powerhouse was a Divine Savior Holy Angels Dasher. To his left, sat his four seniors - three of whom were part of 126 victories over the past four seasons. McCowan recorded her 29th double-double of the season. Notre Dame's title came 17 years to the day after its only other championship. "(My players) played their hearts out and you just got to give Notre Dame credit.
  • Canucks' Henrik and Daniel Sedin Announce This Season Will Be Their Last

    Canucks' Henrik and Daniel Sedin Announce This Season Will Be Their Last

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    We wish them all the best for whatever comes next in their careers. Now, as the 2017-18 season draws to a close, the Sedins have announced their impending retirement. "As we've said before, Vancouver has become home". "Going on the road, leaving the kids home, family, that's been the toughest part", Daniel Sedin said.
  • Tony Ferguson Bashes UFC For Stripping Interim Title Due To 'Freak Injury'

    Tony Ferguson Bashes UFC For Stripping Interim Title Due To 'Freak Injury'

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    That's because UFC president Dana White isn't ever going to book this matchup again. But they called me and said Max Holloway . The otherwise surging lightweight then detailed the timeline of events, claiming that he tripped over a large cable in a dark production room on the FOX Sports set as he went to say hello to a crew member.
  • US Open champ Stephens beats Ostapenko for Miami Open title

    US Open champ Stephens beats Ostapenko for Miami Open title

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    Stephens had beaten three former Grand Slam champions- Garbine Muguruza , Angelique Kerber and Victoria Azarenka- to make the final against another Grand Slam victor. "I just accepted that some good shots were going to be hit and just didn't harp on it too much". The younger woman, though, was not about to back off.
  • Lukaku And Sanchez Score As Man Utd Defeat Swansea

    Lukaku And Sanchez Score As Man Utd Defeat Swansea

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    However, once again they had to call upon their goalkeeper to save them. Additionally, David de Gea went uncontested most of the match. He first pulled off a stunning reaction save to palm away a neat turn-and-shot from Abraham, and the England youngster was punching the turf in frustration moments later when he was denied against by the United No.1.
  • Brathwaite, Holder opt out of Windies T20 series in Pakistan

    Brathwaite, Holder opt out of Windies T20 series in Pakistan

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    That was followed by the final of the Pakistan Super League T20 tournament a year ago - also in Lahore - which featured several worldwide players, including Darren Sammy. "I will be using that experience to my advantage against West Indies ". One man Pakistan wouldn't want to write off in particular is Marlon Samuels .
  • Fired-up Joshua will blast Parker out in six, insists Hearn

    Fired-up Joshua will blast Parker out in six, insists Hearn

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    Although he wants Joshua to win so he can fight him, Wilder believes that Parker has been exuding confidence which suggests that he is ready. Joshua is also now a bona fide "stadium fighter", so much more used to the big occasion than Parker, and a near-80,000 crowd is expected under the roof of Wales' national stadium.
  • Joel Embiid leaves game due to injury

    Joel Embiid leaves game due to injury

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    Joel Embiid will not travel with the 76ers for their upcoming two-game road trip, Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports . He did not return. Footage of Embiid walking into the tunnel didn't offer much relief, as he keeled over and grabbed his head just a couple of steps in before the curtains shut.
  • Angels-Dodgers spring finale comes to an early, and very smelly, ending

    Angels-Dodgers spring finale comes to an early, and very smelly, ending

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    John Legend has been announced as the performer at the fourth annual Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation's Blue Diamond Gala, according to press release from the LADF. "We don't know where the backup was or what caused it other than a main pipe here and a main pipe outside the stadium". " I smelled it ", Toles said.
  • Former Houston Astro Rusty Staub dies on Opening Day at age 73

    Former Houston Astro Rusty Staub dies on Opening Day at age 73

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    His Rusty Staub Foundation donated more than $100 million to the widows and children of NY policeman and firefigherts killed in the line of duty, including on 9/11. But maybe he had some more good for me to do. The charity also served millions of meals to the hungry at food pantries in NY. He finally decided on a $100,000 bonus from the new Houston Colt.45s, who were preparing for their inaugural season in 1962.
  • England suspected ball tampering in the Ashes

    England suspected ball tampering in the Ashes

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    While Vaughan admitted he was far from innocent during his own days in the field, he deemed the latest controversy, spearheaded by skipper Steve Smith , as comeuppance for Australia's persistent defiance of the "gentleman's game" code of conduct.
  • Smith and Warner banned for 12 months

    Smith and Warner banned for 12 months

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    The CA boss's press conference created huge furore even as the sanctions were read out for Smith , Warner and Bancroft , who left for Australia on Wednesday. It is a heavy price to pay for the players, especially Smith , the world's number one ranked Test batsman who will now lose a year of his career. Australian national team coach Darren Lehmann was exonerated from the incident and will continue to coach the side until the end of his contract at the end of next year.
  • Renshaw called up for fourth Test against South Africa

    Renshaw called up for fourth Test against South Africa

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    Who will be next Australian cricket coach if Darren Lehmann quits? Australian squad have been hit hard by the ball-tampering incident which took place during third Test match. South Africa lead the series 2-1. "It's pretty surreal", Renshaw said. While Bancroft only averaged 25.57 with the bat during the Ashes, he has fared a little better in the ongoing Test series against the Proteas as he is Australia's highest run-scorer with 223 runs, which includes two half-centuries, at an ...
  • Didier Drogba: 'Jose Mourinho likes Paul Pogba a lot'

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    Mourinho has been outspoken in his criticism of several United players including record signing Paul Pogba and Luke Shaw , who was substituted at halftime in the FA Cup victory over Brighton and Hove Albion earlier this month. The 25-year-old has struggled to find form consistently, with many suggesting he is ill-suited to Mourinho's preferred 4-2-3-1 set-up, while injuries have also hampered his performances.
  • Ricciardo: 'We are really close to Ferrari'

    Ricciardo: 'We are really close to Ferrari'

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    Vettel made the most of a mid-race virtual safety auto to pit and emerge in front of a stunned Hamilton of Mercedes before holding his nerve to claim a second straight Albert Park triumph in the Formula One season opener. Sitting next to Hamilton at the post-qualifying press conference, Vettel said: "So, what were you doing before?" "We're obviously better than eighth, so we will try and make it happen".
  • Villanova Wildcats advance to second Final Four in three seasons

    Villanova Wildcats advance to second Final Four in three seasons

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    Sunday's winners will join 11th-seeded Loyola-Chicago and their telegenic nun, along with No. 3 MI in the national semifinals on Saturday in San Antonio. The Red Raiders weren't in awe of their accomplishment - missing the tournament a year ago, which is the norm in Lubbock, and suddenly surging to the Elite Eight here in 2018.
  • Elite Eight — March Madness Notebook

    Elite Eight — March Madness Notebook

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    The Wildcats trailed by six before scoring 11 straight to take a 65-60 lead with about nine minutes to play. Kansas secured a victory against Clemson on Friday, winning by 4 points, 80-76. He scored a game-high 31 points in the losing effort while also leading Clemson in assists with three. The Sweet 16 turned into the Elite Eight after just two nights of games.
  • LeBron James inspires Cavs comeback against the Raptors with historic performance

    LeBron James inspires Cavs comeback against the Raptors with historic performance

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    Sure giving up 132 points is not ideal but Toronto also scored 129, this was not a game Cleveland dominated like they have in the past. There has also been serious roster turnover as Cleveland traded Isaiah Thomas , Dwyane Wade , Derrick Rose, Channing Frye, Jae Crowder and Iman Shumpert and added George Hill , Larry Nance Jr ., Jordan Clarkson and Rodney Hood in February.
  • Bancroft, Smith admit to employing ball-tampering tactics

    Bancroft, Smith admit to employing ball-tampering tactics

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    He said, "The leadership group knew about it". "I'm not proud of what's happened. It's not in the spirit of the game", said the skipper. "[It is a] deeply regrettable action". Bancroft said he was "in the wrong place at the wrong time" when he got involved. "I was nervous about it". The leadership group's integrity has come into question and rightly so.
  • Man Utd midfielder Jesse Lingard thrilled to prove England matchwinner

    Man Utd midfielder Jesse Lingard thrilled to prove England matchwinner

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    Well, apart from the usual brainless attempt to drown out another country's national anthem. All the way up to the point where it comes to the football. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's rasping eighth-minute drive drew Dutch goalkeeper Jeroen Zoet into action before Virgil van Dijk deflected a Lingard shot wide on 17 minutes.
  • New Zealand seeks All Black magic against England

    New Zealand seeks All Black magic against England

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    Here's everything you need to know as England complete the winter with against New Zealand in a two-match Test series. 'He's a great lad - I loved spending time with him in the Essex changing-room. I think it definitely does more in that twilight period over this part of the world than England . However he has 399 Test wickets and should become the 15th player to pass the 400-milestone at Eden Park.