• Five-time darts world champion Bristow dies aged 60

    Five-time darts world champion Bristow dies aged 60

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    Born in east London on April 25, 1957, Bristow later relocated to the English Midlands where he went on to become a mentor to Phil Taylor, who went on to become a 16-time world champion himself. World number one Michael van Gerwen said upon hearing the "horrible news": "My thought are with his family at this sad time". Fellow Dutchman Raymond van Barneveld wrote on Twitter: "He was darts he meant so much to me, can not believe it!" Dennis Priestly wrote: "Absolutely devastated to be told ...
  • Masters 2018: Spieth dominates Day 1; Finau on leaderboard, despite dislocated ankle

    Masters 2018: Spieth dominates Day 1; Finau on leaderboard, despite dislocated ankle

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    This time, Sergio Garcia offered no excuses. Phil Mickelson , Rickie Fowler and former victor Zack Johnson sit a shot further back on two-under, whilst Vijay Singh rolled back the years with 71. By the time he had made it around Amen Corner he was four under, and leading the tournament, though a double bogey on 15 knocked him down again. Someone offered a "Welcome back, Tiger" at almost every hole.
  • Mack Horton won Australia's first 2018 Commonwealth Games gold on Thursday

    Mack Horton won Australia's first 2018 Commonwealth Games gold on Thursday

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    Bronte Campbell had given the host nation the lead on the second leg before McKeon handed over to Cate Campbell , who produced a storming finish to break the previous mark. Blair Evans had earlier won Australia's first swimming medal of the Games, with a bronze in the women's 400m individual medley. England took the bronze, more than eight seconds behind Australia.
  • Steve Kerr Slams 'Pathetic' Performance Following Heavy Loss To Pacers

    Steve Kerr Slams 'Pathetic' Performance Following Heavy Loss To Pacers

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    Thad Young had 16 points and eight rebounds. The Pacers knocked home 15 three pointers on Thursday, the most the team has had in almost 3 months. "Our championship was an opportunity to create that experience and that interaction, and I think we did an unbelievable job of controlling the narrative and the positivity around us winning a championship".
  • Man City on brink of Premier League glory as Man Utd visit

    Man City on brink of Premier League glory as Man Utd visit

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    Manchester United won the Europa League and the League Cup in the 2016-17 season under Mourinho last term. Pep Guardiola's men will become the first team in the league's 26-year history to wrap up the title with six games to spare if they beat United at the Etihad ― a fitting end to a season of nearly total dominance in the league.
  • Patriots to sign Madison Academy grad Jordan Matthews

    Patriots to sign Madison Academy grad Jordan Matthews

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    The Bills hoped that Matthews could take the next step in development in Buffalo, but obviously, these plans never panned out. The receiver struggled to stay healthy and caught just 25 passes for 282 yards and one touchdown in his lone season with the Bills.
  • Passengers take selfies with Jacob Zuma in economy class

    Passengers take selfies with Jacob Zuma in economy class

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    Hundreds of police officers‚ including crowd control and riot units‚ have been placed on alert‚ with authorities warning motorists and the public to steer clear of the area around the court. March coordinator Hlanganani Dlomo told News24 that the group had chose to march because Zuma "is the father of radical economic transformation (RET)".
  • Toronto Raptors vs. Boston Celtics - 4/4/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

    Toronto Raptors vs. Boston Celtics - 4/4/18 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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    As the Celtics came back up the floor, Drake could be seen shouting in Morris' direction and appeared to say, "What did I just tell you, man?" - suggesting that he might have predicted the inbounds miscue. In the 15:13 Calderon played in the first half, Cleveland outscored Toronto by 18 points. Boston managed just 78 total points on the night, shooting 33.3% from the field and a almost unfathomable 13.3% from beyond the arc.
  • Frozen Four Preview: Confident Michigan Not Backing Down From Notre Dame

    Frozen Four Preview: Confident Michigan Not Backing Down From Notre Dame

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    But, I mean, we brought him in to compete with Cale. No. 1 Notre Dame vs. "They were number one in the country at the time , and we played with them", Calderone said of a pair of 2-1 losses to Notre Dame. "I'd put his numbers up against anybody the second half of the year". "Sitting in behind Cal Petersen at World Class Goalie Camp, I knew it was going to be a great opportunity for me to soak in as much knowledge about the game on and off the ice", Morris said.
  • Eagle lands on Mariners pitcher during anthem

    Eagle lands on Mariners pitcher during anthem

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    But when Challenger, the eagle assigned to a pre-game fly-in ceremony, chose to go rogue and live up to his name, the Mariners lefty had no choice but to play it cool and let said eagle land on him, fly off him and then land on him again.
  • Record-breaking Mirabai Chanu wins first gold for India at 21st CWG

    Record-breaking Mirabai Chanu wins first gold for India at 21st CWG

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    The Indian Contingent were up for a fight as they earned a gold and silver on the opening day of the 21st Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast on Thursday. Chanu was a class apart on a day where her competitors finished miles behind her. Marie Ranaivosoa of Mauritius, who came in at second place, won silver with a total of 170 kg while Sri Lanka's Dinusha Gomes won the bronze with a total of 155 kg.
  • Bob McNair Regrets Apologizing For 'Inmates Running Prison' Comment

    Bob McNair Regrets Apologizing For 'Inmates Running Prison' Comment

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    McNair made the comment during an October 18 owners' meeting. Last year, McNair said during a meeting attended by NFL owners, player union representatives and team executives, that " we can't have the inmates running the prison " in reference to players choosing to kneel in protest of racial injustices during the American national anthem.