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US, Mexico, Canada Bid Together to Host Tournament

Plus, the recent travel bans that US president Donald Trump has tried to enact could also work against the CONCACAF joint bid - how will fans, players and officials travel freely between all three countries if they're potentially not allowed to enter the United States? Prior to Monday's announcement that Canada, the usa and Mexico will bid to host the 2026 World Cup , Canada had considered bidding alone.

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Atlanta Hawks: The Hawks Just Put The East On Notice

The Cleveland Cavaliers have won eight of their last 14 games but they will be aiming to bounce back from Friday's 114-100 loss to the Hawks which snapped a four-game win streak. "I had some good conversation with the refs, and, you know, just a few plays that didn't go our way". But players and coaches in that organization are confident that the postseason's regulated schedule (no back-to-backs or insane travel) and ability to hone in on one opponent in a seven-game series will do them good.

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Cubs get World Series rings to go with historic championship

Would you have had it any other way? Other than a two hour rain delay, it was another near flawless night on the North Side. Asking a Cubs player if they're excited about getting a World Series ring is like asking a sportswriter if they're into a late-serving bar near the ballpark.

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José Mourinho says Manchester United will keep fighting for top-four finish

Zlatan Ibrahimovic sparked United into life with a superb opener before Sebastian Larsson was sent off for a risky tackle, leaving space for Henrikh Mkhitaryan and substitute Marcus Rashford to seal the three points after the break. "The fans are used to having Romero in goal in the competition, and that becomes the most important competition for us after winning the League Cup", Mourinho also said to the club's official webpage.

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Luke Shaw states his prediction for Anderlecht v Man United

Jose Mourinho says he is not about to field a lesser Manchester United team this weekend. Shaw will also be hoping to feature for Manchester United when they take on Chelsea in their crunch Premier League clash at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon.

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Willett feels added pressure as he returns to Masters

He missed the cut at The Players Championship, his first event after the Masters, and hasn't won since. The 29-year-old pulled off a shock victory 12 months ago following a collapse from Jordan Spieth, giving him his first career win at a major.

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Suspected Islamic extremist arrested in German soccer bus bombing

This gives you the feeling of impotence, that we have to keep functioning and nothing else matters. The match has been postponed until Wednesday at 1845 (1645 GMT), which Barta will miss, and German daily Bild claim he will be sidelined for the rest of the season.

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Day brightens even as storm hits Masters practice

As for the additional pressure he faces being such a favorite? Asked Tuesday why it's so hard for the favorite in Augusta, Johnson quipped: "I don't know, this is the first time I've ever been the favorite". "Like three-putting from 12 feet". The 23-year-old native of Texas earned the win at the recent AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, but missed the cut at last week's Shell Houston Open after failing to crack the top 10 in his three previous outings.

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Neymar to miss El Clasico against Real Madrid

Neymar's first yellow card was for obstructing the taking of a free-kick by tying his laces, with his second booking as a effect of a late challenge on Malaga's Roberto Rosales . This could result in up to three matches being added to Neymar's suspension. "Other players have done the same and have only had a one-game ban", the Argentina global said in a news conference in Turin ahead of Tuesday's Champions League quarterfinal first leg against Juventus.

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Garcia eyes British Open after "better late than never" Masters win

He also praised Garcia's great performance developed in the first four rounds of the competition and said that the golfer had written a golden chapter in one of the major championships in men's professional golf. "I guess I'm now the best player to only have won one major", Garcia said. "I was much calmer than I've felt probably in any major championship on Sunday".

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Tottenham's strength in depth key to title charge - Kane

Dele Ali and Eric Dier were also on target, while Harry Kane made an appearance off the bench following an injury lay-off. "When you've played like that it gives the team a huge boost". Janssen's first opportunity came after just nine minutes when he turned Watford centre-back Craig Cathcart by the penalty spot and shot against the legs of goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes .

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Monaco claim advantage from rescheduled five-goal thriller at Borussia Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund head coach Thomas Tuchel is angry at UEFA for making them play AS Monaco less than a full day after their team bus was targeted in a bomb attack. "While there has been no specific intelligence regarding any threat to tonight's matches, we would like to assure teams, officials and supporters that UEFA always insists upon the highest standards of safety and security arrangements for competition matches, and that the safety of everyone attending UEFA's matches is our highest ...

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Guardiola: Emery told me to sign Silva for Barcelona

Heading to the Etihad Stadium on Saturday for the game against Pep Guardiola's side, Hull came out with a three one defeat and Andrea Ranocchia's late strike was nothing more than a consolation. But that was the only downside after a positive display from Pep Guardiola's team. "We have had three games in seven days and got six points", said goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic.

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Mourinho: We Needed Ibrahimovic To Beat Sunderland

Zlatan did that. We felt the game was in our pocket. "I think it's as hard as finishing fourth but it's the only competition we can win now". It was vitally important to get those three points, too, after Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur, Manchester City and Liverpool all secured wins on Saturday.

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Cubs announce lineup for historic Wrigley Field opener

According to ESPN's Buster Olney, the Cubs' rings will come with some hefty, and numerically significant, bling. The ring ceremony for the team will be Wednesday. "We worked hard for that championship, we worked hard during the World Series, we worked hard all of spring training", shortstop Addison Russell said.

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Javier Baez leaves game after ugly collision, diagnosed with eye contusion

Heyward was not in the lineup Saturday night. "We got some balls to fall in there", Maddon said. "I realize this is part of being a big leaguer, dealing with the 0-for-12s, the 0-for-13s, the bad stretches but knowing it's going to turn around because it always does", Bryant said.

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Man Utd cruise to victory at Sunderland

However, the home side's hopes of a revival were all but ended two minutes before the break when Larsson was sent off for a unsafe lunging challenge on Ander Herrera. "Mourinho has been in charge of big teams and won trophies in different countries so he has experience and I believe he knows what he is doing". Bailly believes United are lucky to have the 35-year-old spearheading their attack.

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5 reasons why Russell Westbrook shouldn't win the MVP

The crowd gave Westbrook a standing ovation after he broke Robertson's record with his 10th assist with 4:17 remaining. Tonight, he managed to break a record that has stood since 1962 when he recorded his 42nd "Triple Double" of the season.

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Maple Leafs G Andersen to sit regular-season finale

However, Babcock announced Sunday morning that even though Andersen was not experiencing any concussion symptoms, the No. 1 goalie will not dress against the Blue Jackets. Columbus Blue Jackets' Cam Atkinson, centre left, celebrates after scoring against the Toronto Maple Leafs during second period NHL hockey action in Toronto, on Sunday, April 9, 2017.

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Harden's triple-double helps Rockets over Wolves 123-118

The Minnesota Timberwolves lost to the Oklahoma City Thunder but Karl-Anthony Towns still made history, while the Atlanta Hawks extended their winning streak. The Rockets led by 13 early, but the Timberwolves had tied it at 60-all by halftime. Shabazz Muhammad had 22 points. G Ricky Rubio contributed 14 points and 10 assists in the Wolves' loss to the Thunder on Tuesday.

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Four-way tie in Augusta after Friday Masters action

Now the defending Masters champion is just hoping he won't become toast. This year, he has three top-10 finishes and one win in his nine PGA Tour starts. "It has not, ever since the boy beat the old man as a six-year-old". While the Masters story of 2016 was of Danny Willett's unlikely victory and Jordan Spieth's demise, another native of Sheffield was tearing up the course with a final-round 67.

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Ferrari wants to discuss form with Kimi Raikkonen after Chinese GP display

Lewis Hamilton powered to victory in the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday, gaining revenge for his defeat by Sebastian Vettel in the Formula One season opener in Melbourne. Two lap later proper safety auto was out after Antonio Giovinazzi suffered his second heavy crash. By then Hamilton was some seven seconds clear of the Ferrari.

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Simeone lauds 'complete' Griezmann after Leicester display

Atletico coach Diego Simeone recognised the difficulties of playing at the King Power and said he expects a raucous atmosphere in Leicester . Atletico Madrid again started the second half strongly but it was Leicester who had their best chance of the night on 56 minutes when Danny Simpson's miscued effort nearly dropped to Huth in the area before Mahrez curled an effort just over from 20 yards.

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Durant, Curry shine for Warriors in final playoff tuneup

Kevin Durant looked like he hadn't missing a game, as the former MVP scored 29 points in 27 minutes to go along with eight rebounds and five assists. Just as there is a definite case to be made for several players for the league's Most Valuable Player award, the same can be said for its Defensive Player of the Year, with standouts like the Spurs' Kawhi Leonard , Utah's Rudy Gobert and the Warriors' very own Draymond Green the likely leading candidates.

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Mbappe brace gives Monaco 3-2 win in Dortmund

Clearly missing Bartra in defence and possibly still shocked by the attack on their bus, Dortmund conceded two goals in the first 35 minutes. The 18-year-old latched onto Thomas Lemar's pinpoint cross and drove the ball in from close range to open the scoring, although replays showed he had been in an offside position.

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Ronaldo double secures Real comeback win over Bayern

From a corner, Thiago Alcantara sent a cross inside the penalty area towards Arturo Vidal who thumped in a stunning header that gave Keylor Navas no chance. But Bayern were outplayed in the second-half and most of Real's 23 shots on goal came after the break. The four-time Ballon d'Or victor ended his first European goals since September with the 47th-minute equaliser before putting Madrid in the box seat 13 minutes from time .

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Ronaldo landmark as Madrid wins 2-1, ends Bayern record run

To make things worse for the hosts, Javi Martinez received his marching orders with 61 minutes played as he saw his second yellow card of the night to weaken his team . Real were nearly ahead shortly after but Manuel Neuer saved well from Gareth Bale's header in an otherwise quiet game for the Welshman who is enduring a hard season.

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Sergio Garcia Wins 2017 Masters In Playoff

Stenson ended up shooting 20-under-par, the lowest 72-hole score in a major championship. He did birdie three of his final four holes, but he had to do that just to finish with a 75 for a 1-under-par total for the tournament . But I'm not going to lie, that thought kind of changed through the years, because I started feeling uncomfortable here. I knew I would probably have my chances.

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Paulo Dybala Juventus hero shuts down exit reports

They may have a hard time holding their first-leg lead with the attacking potential Barcelona has. The odds are surely against it. "It's not over, we'll need to play with bravery again. We have to improve, learn from these mistakes, analyse the game carefully and realise where we went wrong. Chiellini made it 3-0 after 55 minutes, out-jumping Javier Mascherano to head home.

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Iglesias, Zimmermann power Tigers past Red Sox, 4-1

Red Sox spokesman Kevin Gregg told Boston.com the clubhouse was indeed fumigated with foggers on Sunday, as the team prepares for an upcoming seven-game home stand this week. Verlander raised his glove in the air to acknowledge a standing ovation, and Ausmus was the first person to shake his hand near the bottom step in the dugout.

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Tristan Thompson Barks On Lebron James, King James Apologizes

LeBron and his team have won two straight after three consecutive losses. Kyrie Irving followed with 24 points and nine assists. "Just don't think the concentration close to 48 minutes is there yet, which is unfortunate". "It was a great game by both teams". In the loss, IN debuted Lance Stephenson , who resigned with the Pacers earlier this week. MVP contender James Harden scored 30 points in Houston's defeat on the road in Portland.

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Champions League: Juventus Thrashed Barcelona As Paulo Dybala Shines

He also spoke of the difficulties the second leg is likely to bring, predicting a packed Juventus defence at Camp Nou. Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri is set to make major changes to his starting line-up for the Serie A match at Pescara on Saturday after the Italian champions' famous victory over Barcelona .

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Dortmund's Nuri Sahin puts bus attack into real perspective with this interview

Mrs Merkel's spokesperson said he had spoken with Dortmund's chief executive to express her digust at the blasts. European soccer authority UEFA said it was reviewing security for Wednesday's Champions League matches and would increase it where necessary, a day after explosions hit the Borussia Dortmund team bus.

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Jurgen Klopp's Brazilian masterstroke seals 'massive' win for Liverpool at Stoke City

It was hard to decide, but finally everything went well so I'm happy. This was a big win. "There are a lot of points to fight for and every game for us is very important". "The only thing we think is about building a line-up for Stoke - and that's a real challenge today, actually - and how we can be as strong as possible there and win the game".

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Rich Beem reflects on Sergio Garcia and Justin Rose's battle at Augusta

Until late Sunday afternoon, Sergio Garcia was firmly in contention for that title, along with Rickey Fowler, Hideki Matsuyama, Lee Westwood, Paul Casey and Matt Kuchar . "I knew I was playing well enough", Garcia said. As images were shown of Angela, 31, walking onto the green and reacting to Garcia's maiden major triumph, Alliss said: "She's got the shortest skirt on the campus".


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