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USA follow victory over Scotland with six-try beating of Canada

No8 Cam Dolan scores three tries in 42-17 victoryNova Scotia Test is Eagles’ eighth win in 2018The USA extended their record unbeaten run against Canada to nine Tests in the first rugby Test ever played in Nova Scotia on Saturday, following their histo…

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England rally to beat New Zealand and hail Denver fixture as a success

England 36-18 New ZealandCrowd of 19,320 at Mile High StadiumEngland fought back from 12-0 down to beat New Zealand 36-18 in their groundbreaking Test match in Denver, Colorado.An encouraging crowd of 19,320 at Mile High Stadium witnessed an impressive…

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Versatile Mexico validate Osorio’s tinkering with second World Cup win

After relying on counter-attacking in their opening win, El Tri used possession and an innovative offense to see off South KoreaOne of the main criticisms of Mexico’s coach Juan Carlos Osorio in the lead up to Russia 2018 was his constant rotations of …

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Bucs’ Jameis Winston reportedly facing three-game ban for groping Uber driver

Tampa Bay quarterback reportedly faces three-game banWinston is alleged to have grabbed crotch of Uber driverTampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston reportedly will be suspended for a violation of the NFL’s personal-conduct policy at the conclu…

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Mexico starting to think big but need to refocus for South Korea test | Cesar Hernandez

All of Mexico celebrated after El Tri stunned reigning champions Germany but Juan Carlos Osorio will know they still have work to do to reach the knockout stagesJavier Hernández could not hold back his tears. Once the final whistle blew on Sunday’s vic…

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Grading the NBA draft: Which teams improved themselves right away?

A team-by-team analysis suggests some clubs will improve overnight while others won’t see returns for a few years (if ever)NBA draft 2018 – as it happenedThere may be no bigger gamble than the NBA draft: a four-hour procession of tall, young men with i…

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Deandre Ayton tabbed by Phoenix Suns with first overall pick in NBA draft

Suns take Arizona center with No 1 pick in Thursday’s draftHawks take Luka Doncic at No 3 before trading him to DallasKings take Bagley III at No 2; Grizzlies take Jackson Jr at No 4NBA draft 2018: Analysis of all 60 picks – as it happenedThe Phoenix S…

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NBA draft 2018: Phoenix Suns on the clock with No 1 pick – live!

NBA convenes at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center for annual draftKawhi Leonard is on the trading block; will he get dealt tonight?Feel free to email Daniel or tweet @DanielLevitt32 11.39pm BST Michael Porter Jr. to… No 12?ESPN insider Jonathan Givony has t…

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Fifa denies US referee asked for Portugal shirt after World Cup match

Fifa ‘unequivocally condemns’ claims made about Mark GeigerMoroccan player alleged that referee asked for Portugal shirtFifa has denied claims by a Morocco player that American referee Mark Geiger asked for a player’s shirt during Portugal’s 1-0 win on…

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Philadelphia Phillies fan injured by flying hot dog launched by Phanatic

Hot dog fired into crowd injures supporter at Phillies gameFan doesn’t plan legal action after diagnosis of hematomaIt was a flying frankfurter and not a foul ball that left a baseball fan with a black eye in Philadelphia.Kathy McVay says she was at Mo…

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‘I can’t wait’: Stefan Ratchford on England v New Zealand in Denver

Ratchford is loving his time with ‘relaxed bloke’ Wayne Bennett and thinks rugby league has ‘enormous’ potential in the USBy Gavin Willacy for No Helmets RequiredEngland coach Wayne Bennett is not the man you think he is. That’s according to Stefan Rat…

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Phil Mickelson says he’s sorry for hitting moving ball during US Open

Golfer ‘embarrassed and disappointed’ for Saturday incidentMickelson incurred two-shot penalty for hitting moving ballSeveral fellow pros believed he should have been disqualifiedPhil Mickelson is “embarrassed and disappointed” by his actions after del…

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Great Satan 1-2 Iran: the most politically charged match in World Cup history

Iran’s surprise start in Russia comes 20 years after a breakout win over the USA in a match fraught with political underpinningsThere was a small rubber ball, dusty streets and not much else. This was Jalal Talebi’s childhood growing up in Tehran in th…

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‘I’d have loved this’: Kevin Sinfield on England v New Zealand in Denver

Kevin Sinfield captained England in his playing days. Now he is trying to turn the team into World Cup winners By Gavin Willacy for No Helmets RequiredKevin Sinfield had a remarkable playing career. He captained Leeds to seven Super League titles, play…

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Mike Hoffman traded by Senators after fiancee accused of cyberbullying

Winger lands with Panthers after two trades in one morningHoffman’s fiancee alleged to have harassed captain’s wifeThe Ottawa Senators traded winger Mike Hoffman on Tuesday, hoping to solve an ugly off-ice issue involving star defenseman Erik Karlsson …

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NBA end of season awards: LeBron’s brilliance to the mystery of Markelle Fultz

JR Smith runs out of time while Bryan Colangelo (allegedly) spends too much time online in our highlights and lowlights of the 2017-2018 seasonIt may be hard to appreciate now after its rather abrupt ending, but it was a fun NBA season. While the “real…

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USA legend Landon Donovan defends advert supporting Mexico at World Cup

Forward held scarf reading ‘My other team is Mexico’ in advertDonovan received criticism from other US internationalsOn of USA’s greatest ever players, Landon Donovan, has defended his decision to show support for his team’s arch-rivals, Mexico, in an …

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Patriots’ Tom Brady says his NFL career will end ‘sooner rather than later’

New England quarterback will turn 41 in AugustLeague MVP led team to Super Bowl appearance last seasonTom Brady, who turns 41 before the start of the new NFL season, says he is in the final stages of his career.The New England Patriots quarterback, who…

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Gary Gold’s blazing Eagles beat Scotland – US rugby has momentum

With a professional squad thanks to the advent of Major League Rugby, the USA have taken their first major scalpOut of chaos, Nietzsche said, comes order. Of late, American rugby union has been particularly chaotic: political upheaval at the governing …

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Tommy Fleetwood says US Open near miss ‘proof I can get up there’ at majors

• Sunday’s 63 equalled US Open record and sealed second place• ‘I think I can compete in any company. I’d like to do it more’There seems no question of Tommy Fleetwood fretting over what might have been. Not only is that useful for the Englishman’s sta…