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EPL: Moses returns, as Chelsea move seven points clear

Josh King pulled one back for Bournemouth , only for Marcos Alonso's stunning free kick to seal victory for Chelsea . Antonio Conte's men stretched the lead to seven points with seven matches remaining after Tottenham had earlier in the day cut the lead between the top two to four points with an emphatic 4-0 thumping of Watford at White Hart Lane.

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Senators star defenceman Erik Karlsson out for key game in Boston

But the B's caught a break when the Toronto Maple Leafs lost 3-2 to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday, resulting in Boston finishing third in the Atlantic Division and playing the Ottawa Senators in Round 1. Seth Jones and Boone Jenner scored for Columbus. The Bruins ended their regular season with back-to-back losses, but still used wins in six out of their previous seven games to find their way in.

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Garcia beats Rose in Masters playoff for first major win

I have a attractive life, major or no major". "There were a lot of holes I could get to and I stayed positive". Both Americans finished tied for 11th on one under par, eight shots behind Garcia, who beat Rose in a playoff. Garcia repeatedly said the par save on No. 13 was crucial to pulling out the Masters championship. "I was like, 'Well, if that's what's supposed to happen, let it happen".

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Wenger hopes to keep Ox

He has started half of his 24 league games and, though he recorded his highest season's goal tally for the club by early December, he has not added to his six goals. "In an inflationary market we have to consider the situation as a whole. It would have been a huge damage for people to lose this sort of player". "He can lose balls but defensively he is strong in the challenge when he wants to switch on.

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Westbrook ties Robertson in win

Even without Westbrook's record-setting pace, there would still be nearly two-thirds more triple-doubles as there were just four seasons ago. He clinched a double-figure rebound average during Tuesday's game and needs 16 assists to average 10 for the season.

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Pepe breaks two ribs in Toni Kroos Madrid derby collision

Never one to show much self-restraint, Simeone was as animated as ever when the French striker found the net. Zinedine Zidane's men lead Barcelona at the top of the table by two points and have a game in hand on their title rivals with Atletico 10 points back in third.

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Alli Nets Stunner As Spurs Close On Chelsea

A brace from Heung-Min Son and a goal each from Dele Alli and Eric Dier sealed the impressive win for Spurs . Kane's teammates have stepped up since he hobbled off in the win against Millwall a month ago and Pochettino believes he has solid choices in every position.

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West Ham moves toward EPL survival with 1-0 win over Swansea

Swansea, who are now without a win in five games, improved marginally after halftime but were only able to create a few half-chances as West Ham held on to register a much-needed victory. The pressure the players were under, forget me, they are the ones who perform in front of almost 60,000, they gave everything and that's why I'm very pleased.

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Federer to take break until the French Open

So for me basically the second half of the season is a big priority now. He said: " The dream continues ". " It's been a fabulous couple of weeks ". Federer and Nadal are taking advantage of the situation and pulling up their socks to get back in the race to reach the most coveted position on the charts.

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Spain's Garcia wins The Masters, his first major golf title

It didn't take long for things to get interesting as the players went through the tough first hole and easy second. Rose then doubled up by being unable to save par on the green. "I'm sure he helped a little bit with some of those shots or some of those putts". He overcame a two-shot deficit against Justin Rose and won on the first hole of a sudden-death playoff.

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National Football League probes casino arm wrestling event

According to reports, not one of the players have sought an approval from the National Football League before participating in the event. Additional names who are participating, per USA Today , include: Miami Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills , San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman , Steelers center Maurkice Pouncey , Raiders punter Marquette King and defensive end Mario Edwards, and New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung .

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UFC 210 Fighters Make Weight and Set Their Focus on Fight Night

This was the first time the two faced off since UFC 187 in which Cormier defeated Johnson here as well. Johnson's retirement was the second of the night, as earlier in the event, Patrick Cote announced the end of his career following his unanimous decision loss to Thiago Alves.

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Phillies score 12 during Nationals' "nightmare" first inning

On the night, both Kendrick and Saunders had three hits, with Saunders missing the cycle by just a home run. Cleanup hitter Maikel Franco was hitting.125 with just two singles and no runs knocked in. On April 13, 2003, they scored 13 runs in the fourth inning of a game in Cincinnati. "I was excited to come back", Albers said. Guthrie allowed 10 runs while getting only two outs in the first inning Saturday.

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Eden Hazard backed himself to score against Bournemouth

Chelsea re-established their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League with a comfortable win at Bournemouth on Saturday. Whatever part Hazard played in Jose Mourinho's Chelsea sacking in December 2015, the 26-year-old has now hit back to his best under new Blues boss Antonio Conte .

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Garcia takes early control of Masters final round

But after a wedge and a steely par-saving putt from Garcia, Rose missed a six-foot birdie attempt and what looked like a possible four-shot lead instead was just two. Garcia made up a shot with a birdie on the par-4 14th, and that's where the battle took a turn for the dramatic. "The galleries here have always been great", Fowler said.

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Federation Internationale de Football Association to cover Seamus Coleman's wages during broken leg recovery

Wales defender Taylor's challenge snapped the Everton man's leg in two and he now faces a prolonged ban, with the Dragons already facing an uphill task to qualify for the 2018 World Cup. Images of Shane Long hugging him as he received oxygen went viral, and Taylor himself made it clear how sorry he was after the game. " I thought both challenges when I have seen them back have been very, very poor ", said O'Neill.

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Hamilton: We've got a race on our hands

Yet when asked if a title challenge was now on the cards, he was more coy. I have always said this is outlier, you can't expect this to continue forever. Hamilton's new team-mate, Valtteri Bottas, finished third while home favourite Daniel Ricciardo started two laps down after he got stuck in sixth gear en route to the grid before stopping with a mechanical issue midway through.

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Dele Alli: 'Tottenham Hotspur's rivals will be running scared'

As if it was even possible, Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli is having an even better season in 2016/17 than when he burst onto the scene in his debut campaign for the club a year ago. "I remember always after a game many people criticised me because for different reasons, killed me and killed him", said Pochettino. To give love, because he is so young.

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Ex-Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo could return to play in NFL

CBS announced their plans to break up their top broadcasting duo of Simms and Jim Nantz after twelve years and replace Simms with Romo, who has little to no experience in the booth. Romo had started for the Cowboys since 2006, and he is the team's all-time leader in passing yards and touchdowns, despite joining the team as an undrafted free agent in 2003.

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Form Tottenham relishing chase of Chelsea

The Nigeria global who missed his second game on the trot for Antonio Conte's team due to injury , took to his Twitter handle on Thursday to praise his teammates for their resilience. They have players with a lot of talent and I admire the way they want to play. Pochettino is less rigid than Conte, returning to four at the back with a 4-2-3-1 depending on the opposition and player availability.

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Kyrie Irving playing hurt in final games of regular season

The Cavaliers blew the doors off the Hawks for three quarters and took a 26-point lead into the fourth quarter. Coach Mike Budenholzer initially said Schroder would play. Particularly in the fourth quarter, when Tim Hardaway scored 15 of his 22 points to solidify the Hawks' win, the defense just looked boring and listless.

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SpaceX makes history by launching and returning first reusable rocket

Musk said: "It's an awesome day for space as a whole". However, Gwynne Shotwell, SpaceX's COO, says reusing a rocket booster could result in a 30 percent discount per launch, saving companies more than $18 million. The company's long-term goal under founder Musk is to fly people to and from Mars. "My mind's blown", SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said, describing the accomplishment as a "milestone in the history of space".

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Yankees' Sanchez exits game with biceps injury

NY relievers combined for three hitless innings after starter CC Sabathia gave up three runs — two earned — six hits and four walks over six innings. Losing Sanchez for an extended period of time is not something the Yankees will be able to handle easily. "He was at dinner when he got the call and said he couldn't even eat his dinner", Girardi said.

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Liverpool super-subs Coutinho and Firmino turn Stoke game on its head

The 24-year-old attacker has already missed Liverpool's home clash against Bournemouth, a game in which they dropped points in a dour 2-2 draw. It won't be the first time the team will have been without its top attacker this season, but the previous such instance featuring an extended stretch sans-Mane did not go well.

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Verstappen passes 9 cars in one lap in masterful China race

Indeed, Renault-powered Red Bull were clearly the third force in Melbourne, admitting a lack of performance from both chassis and engine. He said: "I just wanted clear air but in the end we still finished on the podium". "I think it is something we knew from early on, that that is an area we have to work on now". Lewis Hamilton kept calm through changeable weather conditions in Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix to clinch his first Formula 1 win of the year for Mercedes .

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Conte: Chelsea much match 'stronger' Tottenham for desire

Eden Hazard, who scored a fine goal against the Cherries, admitted after the victory that the Chelsea squad had gone into the game knowing Spurs had won but felt the team had "passed a test" by still securing a victory. In the second half we managed the game and scored another goal, then the free kick from Marcos Alonso. "It doesn't help going 2-0 down and it took a worldie free-kick to win the game".

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Lewis Hamilton wins China grand prix while Daniel Ricciardo finishes fourth

Red Bull's Max Verstappen stole the show with an incredible drive, going from P16 all the way to seventh right in the first lap. "This race is so real and exciting and we were matching times so if there wasn't safety vehicle as it would have been a lot closer".

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Sergio Garcia wins 81st Masters Tournament in playoff fashion

Or perhaps he was thinking of the 7-footer at the 17th, the one he just didn't hit hard enough, resulting in a bogey that sent him to the 72nd hole tied with Garcia. And then there was this: Sunday would have been the 60th birthday of Seve Ballesteros , Garcia's lifelong idol. "It's incredible. To do this on Seve Ballesteros 60th birthday and to join him and Jose Olazabal, my two idols in my whole life, it's something unbelievable".

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Garcia beats Rose in playoff for Masters title

However, Rose could only punch out and then wedge his ball to 14 feet while Garcia stuffed his iron shot to 12 feet and drained the birdie to win. Garcia sunk a 14-foot putt for eagle on No. Garcia's best chances to claim major titles prior to Sunday came at the 2007 British Open, where an 8-foot putt on the 72nd hole would have given him the title, and 2008 PGA Championship , where he held the outright lead before hitting a shot into water on the 70th hole.

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Liverpool get out of jail at Stoke

Much has been made of Liverpool not having to play any of the league's top seven sides for the rest of the season, but it is in games against the so-called lesser sides where problems have been encountered and Klopp needs his players to demonstrate that they can raise their performance against opposition in the bottom half of the table.

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Scott makes weird par on 14 at windy Augusta

Ellie Day spent some time adjusting her husband's frame of mind. "I'm plenty close", Scott said. "Which was a good thing". Scott, who remained 1 over for his round after making that putt, was still just three shots behind the leaders. The focus is on the leaders and on 2015 victor Jordan Spieth, who like Scott opened with a 75 but also has rallied toward the top, just two behind. "Whether it's guys who are now trying to play and win ..." "I am enjoying my golf and that is a big part of ...

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Cavs suffer epic collapse in Atlanta

He followed up the five-second call with consecutive shooting fouls on Tim Hardaway and Paul Millsap , who was shooting a 3 and converted all three of his attempts to cut Cleveland's lead down to just two. 2 seed. In the extra session, Atlanta missed its first five shots and committed a turnover, while the Cavs scored the first five points. Up Next - The Cavaliers wrap up the road portion of the regular season on Monday night in Miami, taking on the Playoff-hungry Heat before ...

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Jon Jones: 'If I Were To Bet, I'd Go with Daniel Cormier'

In a highly anticipated rematch, it was "DC" who emerged victorious as the second fight was nearly a carbon copy of the first - with Johnson getting out-wrestled and eventually tapping to a rear naked choke submission in the second round. "Get your s**t together, young man". "I told Jimi stop pretending he wants me". You got the first one, but you knew after the first one we had many coming.

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UFC 210: Anthony 'Rumble' Johnson retires from MMA after losing title fight

Cormier (18-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) will put his belt on the line on Saturday in a rematch against Johnson (22-5 MMA, 13-5 UFC). It is unclear what Johnson intends to do at this point, offering up no information beyond stating that he is not leaving the UFC for another promotion.

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Garcia Masters Augusta to end major drought

On what would have been the 60th birthday of two-time champion Seve Ballesteros, Garcia became the third Spanish victor at Augusta National with a birdie on the first extra hole following a sensational duel with his Ryder Cup team-mate. "It's been such a long time coming", Garcia said moments after he buried that final putt for birdie. The 2017 Masters is full of potential storylines that ought to see more attention than they're getting.


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