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Messi must ignore Ronaldo comparisons

June 16, 2018 - 2:14pm
The two seem to be perpetually in each other's orbits, but one has started the World Cup better and one needs work.
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Aguero: Messi 'showed he's human' on PK miss

June 16, 2018 - 1:16pm
Argentina's Lionel Messi had a penalty saved by Iceland goalkeeper Hannes Por Halldorsson, but Sergio Aguero says the team will continue to support him and the miss shows he is human.
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Messi the fall guy as missed penalty costs Argentina win

June 16, 2018 - 11:16am
While Cristiano Ronaldo bagged a hat trick in his World Cup opener, Lionel Messi could only miss a penalty as Argentina was held by Iceland.
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Mexico fan's incredible World Cup journey

June 16, 2018 - 10:06am
Mexico fan Beto Granados missed the 1986 tournament for the birth of his son. Now both men are watching El Tri in Russia.
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France tops Aussies on 1st WCup VAR goal

June 16, 2018 - 9:58am
France snatched a 2-1 victory over Australia in a game that saw them awarded the first VAR penalty decision in World Cup history.
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France is willing to go to extreme lengths to win World Cup

June 16, 2018 - 9:55am
Sleep patterns, nutrition, recovery protocols, even the temperature of the drinking water: Suffice to say, France is leaving nothing to chance.
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Dion Lewis says he and Derrick Henry can be NFL's best RB duo

June 16, 2018 - 8:45am
It's Derrick Henry's turn to be the lead back, but Tennessee didn't sign Dion Lewis to be a change-of-pace reserve. Said Lewis: "We can both eat."
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The value of four-homer games -- and other wild nights

June 16, 2018 - 8:42am
If Mike Trout, J.D. Martinez or even Scooter Gennett had their best day -- every day -- how high would their WAR be? Get your calculators ready.
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How VAR made history with penalty for France

June 16, 2018 - 8:34am
Here's how history was made in the France vs. Australia World Cup game on Saturday when an intervention by VAR led to a penalty.
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Padres' Green ejected, gets last word with ump

June 16, 2018 - 12:16am
Padres manager Andy Green was ejected for arguing with umpire Joe West, but he got in a parting shot as he exited Friday's game in Atlanta.
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Everything you need to know for Saturday's third round of the U.S. Open

June 15, 2018 - 9:35pm
Everybody is chasing Dustin Johnson at this U.S. Open. Do they have chance? Sure. Will it be easy? History says absolutely not.
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Three burning questions for the North American League of Legends Championship Series Summer Split

June 15, 2018 - 9:02pm
Heading into the North American League of Legends Championship Series Summer Split, we look at who could become representatives in the world championships this fall.
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Cashman in hunt for ace, but Torres untouchable

June 15, 2018 - 7:27pm
Yankees GM Brian Cashman has reached out to several teams to see what it will take to land a starting pitcher, but he was quick to say that rookie Gleyber Torres would not be part of any trade talks.
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Winslow II jailed, pleads not guilty to sex crimes

June 15, 2018 - 6:53pm
Former NFL player Kellen Winslow II remained jailed with no bail Friday in California after pleading not guilty to charges of rape and other sex crimes.
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Ohio State gives QB Haskins nod entering camp

June 15, 2018 - 6:47pm
Urban Meyer said Dwayne Haskins will be the starting quarterback heading into preseason camp but will compete with fellow sophomore Tate Martell.
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Ronaldo's GOAT claim caps World Cup classic

June 15, 2018 - 6:24pm
"At this level, the devil is in the details. And sometimes he makes you pay." Spain knew Cristiano Ronaldo would be a threat, and so it proved as the Real Madrid star scored three times.
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Eagles surprise ex-team secretary with SB ring

June 15, 2018 - 6:04pm
A former Philadelphia Eagles secretary, who was fired by former coach Chip Kelly, was presented with a Super Bowl ring during the team's ring ceremony on Thursday.
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Dustin Johnson has brain, game to dominate

June 15, 2018 - 6:01pm
His coach says everybody has it all wrong -- Johnson isn't dumb. He has the game and the mind for another U.S. Open title.
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Follow live: Australia seeks fast start over powerhouse France

June 15, 2018 - 5:05pm
A goal-filled second half also saw history: The first VAR-assisted goal ever at the World Cup that initially put France on top.
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Ronaldo tears up record book with WC hat trick

June 15, 2018 - 4:49pm
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