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FILE PHOTO: Chicago Cubs manager Lou Piniella yells at first base umpire Ted Barrett (R) during his team’s game against the Milwaukee Brewers during the seventh inning of the Cubs’ opening day MLB baseball game at Wrigley Field in Chicago, April 12, 2010. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes Nearly 10 years after he walked away from his manager
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LAS VEGAS, Nevada (Reuters) – Former two-division champion Conor McGregor returned to the Octagon with a stunning knockout of Donald Cerrone in under a minute at UFC 246 on Saturday in his first fight since losing a lightweight title bout to Khabib Nurmagomedov 15 months ago. MMA Mixed Martial Arts – UFC 246 – Welterweight
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Andrey Rublev claimed his second title of the new year, defeating unseeded South African Lloyd Harris 6-3, 6-0 at the Adelaide International in Australia on Saturday. Tennis – Mubadala World Tennis Championship – Abu Dhabi International Tennis Complex, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – December 19, 2019 Russia’s Andrey Rublev in action during his quarter
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MELBOURNE (Reuters) – World number one Ash Barty beat Dayana Yastremska 6-2 7-5 to win the Adelaide International on Saturday in a major boost before launching her Australian Open campaign. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – WTA Tour Finals – Shenzhen Bay Sports Center – Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China – November 3, 2019 Australia’s Ashleigh Barty celebrates
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(Reuters) – Major League Soccer’s Los Angeles Galaxy have signed Mexican goal machine Javier ‘Chicharito’ Hernandez from Spanish side Sevilla, the Los Angeles Times reported here on Friday. FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – Europa League – Group A – Qarabag v Sevilla – Tofig Bahramov Republican Stadium, Baku, Azerbaijan – September 19, 2019 Sevilla’s Chicharito
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(Reuters) – Penpix of the top women’s contenders at the 2020 Australian Open (Prefix denotes seeding): FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open Previews – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia – January 16, 2020 Serena Williams of the U.S. during a practice session REUTERS/Ciro De Luca/File Photo 1-Ash Barty (Australia) World ranking: 1 Born: April 24, 1996
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FILE PHOTO: Jan 13, 2020; New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; LSU Tigers former player Odell Beckham, Jr. reacts on the field while in attendance before the College Football Playoff national championship game against the Clemson Tigers at Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – The New Orleans Police Department said on Thursday
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MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Cooler temperatures and clearing skies following torrential rain on Wednesday allowed officials to continue the qualifying tournament for the Australian Open on Thursday, with forecast smoke haze expected to clear throughout the day. Tennis – Australian Open Previews – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia – January 16, 2020 General view as spectators watch
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FILE PHOTO: Aug 26, 2019; Flushing, NY, USA; Serena Williams of the USA hits to Maria Sharapova of Russia in the first round on day one of the 2019 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Serena Williams will return to the
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FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Laver Cup – Palexpo, Geneva, Switzerland – September 21, 2019 Team Europe’s Rafael Nadal is spoken to by Roger Federer during his singles match against Team World’s Milos Raonic REUTERS/Pierre Albouy MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Tennis greats Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal pledged A$250,000 ($172,000) towards the Australian bushfire relief efforts at
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TOKYO (Reuters) – The ticket designs for the Tokyo 2020 Games were unveiled by Japanese para-canoeist Monika Seryu on Wednesday as the second wave of ticket sales for the Paralympics began. The ticket designs for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics are seen displayed for the media for a photo opportunity in Tokyo, Japan, January
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(Reuters) – The Women’s National Basketball Association and its players’ union on Tuesday said they reached a tentative eight-year labor deal that for the first time will see the average annual compensation for players hit six figures. The agreement, which commences with the 2020 season and runs through 2027, will see players earn an average
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