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Don't call me Warney, says Australia prospect ZampaI'm concentrating on but if I keep improving, I feel like it doesn't matter wha
Don't call me Warney, says Australia prospect Zampa
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 minutes ago
I'm concentrating on but if I keep improving, I feel like it doesn't matter what format you're playing," he said. Australia play the first ODI against West Indies in Providence, Guyana on June 5. (Reporting by Ian Ransom; Editing by John O'... Read more
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The Star
Don't call me Warney, says Australia prospect ZampaI'm concentrating on but if I keep improving, I feel like it doesn't matter wha
Don't call me Warney, says Australia prospect Zampa
The Star / Posted 13 minutes ago
I'm concentrating on but if I keep improving, I feel like it doesn't matter what format you're playing," he said. Australia play the first ODI against West Indies in Providence, Guyana on June 5. (Reporting by Ian Ransom; Editing by John O'... Read more
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The Star
Zidane assured place in Real hearts if not a long futurework is more important than quality." Hard work may have delivered Zidane Euro
Zidane assured place in Real hearts if not a long future
The Star / Posted 17 hours ago
work is more important than quality." Hard work may have delivered Zidane Europe's biggest prize in his infancy as a coach, but he will need to oversee a higher standard of football if he is to remain in charge long term. (Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Zidane assured place in Real hearts if not a long futurework is more important than quality." Hard work may have delivered Zidane Euro
Zidane assured place in Real hearts if not a long future
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
work is more important than quality." Hard work may have delivered Zidane Europe's biggest prize in his infancy as a coach, but he will need to oversee a higher standard of football if he is to remain in charge long term. (Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Red Bull, Toro Rosso to use Renault engines in 2017-18Toro Rosso," said Renault Sport Racing president Jerome Stoll in a statement.
Red Bull, Toro Rosso to use Renault engines in 2017-18
Reuters Sports News / Posted 19 hours ago
Toro Rosso," said Renault Sport Racing president Jerome Stoll in a statement. "Having competitive partners demonstrates the confidence both have in the improved Renault power unit and in our organization as a whole." (Editing by Joh... Read more
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Red Bull, Toro Rosso to use Renault engines in 2017-18Toro Rosso," said Renault Sport Racing president Jerome Stoll in a statement.
Red Bull, Toro Rosso to use Renault engines in 2017-18
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 20 hours ago
Toro Rosso," said Renault Sport Racing president Jerome Stoll in a statement. "Having competitive partners demonstrates the confidence both have in the improved Renault power unit and in our organisation as a whole." (Editing by Joh... Read more
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The Star
Red Bull, Toro Rosso to use Renault engines in 2017-18Toro Rosso," said Renault Sport Racing president Jerome Stoll in a statement.
Red Bull, Toro Rosso to use Renault engines in 2017-18
The Star / Posted 20 hours ago
Toro Rosso," said Renault Sport Racing president Jerome Stoll in a statement. "Having competitive partners demonstrates the confidence both have in the improved Renault power unit and in our organisation as a whole." (Editing by Joh... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Rapids slowed down by late Union equalizer in MLS clashover Seattle Sounders. The Chicago Fire and defending MLS champions Portland T
Rapids slowed down by late Union equalizer in MLS clash
Reuters Sports News / Posted 22 hours ago
over Seattle Sounders. The Chicago Fire and defending MLS champions Portland Timbers each scored early in a 1-1 stalemate and the San Jose Earthquakes were held to a dour home 0-0 draw by FC Dallas. (Writing by Tim Wharnsby; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Murray aware of Nadal injury during practice last weekfor Nadal. "A slight miss-hit and that's going to hurt like crazy," the Swede
Murray aware of Nadal injury during practice last week
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
for Nadal. "A slight miss-hit and that's going to hurt like crazy," the Swede said. "He's turning 30 in a few days and still has two or three years left so this was an obvious decision." (Reporting by Martyn Herman; Editing by J... Read more
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Svitolina ousts former champion Ivanovic in Parisas she made a quick exit from the Court One bullring. Svitolina, a quarter-fin
Svitolina ousts former champion Ivanovic in Paris
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
as she made a quick exit from the Court One bullring. Svitolina, a quarter-finalist 12 months ago, will next play either defending champion Serena Williams or French hopeful Kristina Mladenovic. (Reporting by Pritha Sarkar; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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Murray aware of Nadal injury during practice last weekfor Nadal. "A slight miss-hit and that's going to hurt like crazy," the Swede
Murray aware of Nadal injury during practice last week
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
for Nadal. "A slight miss-hit and that's going to hurt like crazy," the Swede said. "He's turning 30 in a few days and still has two or three years left so this was an obvious decision." (Reporting by Martyn Herman; Editing by J... Read more
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Murray aware of Nadal injury during practice last weekfor Nadal. "A slight miss-hit and that's going to hurt like crazy," the Swede
Murray aware of Nadal injury during practice last week
The Star / Posted yesterday
for Nadal. "A slight miss-hit and that's going to hurt like crazy," the Swede said. "He's turning 30 in a few days and still has two or three years left so this was an obvious decision." (Reporting by Martyn Herman; Editing by J... Read more
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The Star
Mo'unga kicks Crusaders to hard-earned win over Bluesthen slotted the two late penalties that gave his side breathing room, which wa
Mo'unga kicks Crusaders to hard-earned win over Blues
The Star / Posted yesterday
then slotted the two late penalties that gave his side breathing room, which was needed when Piers Francis kicked a penalty for the Blues after the fulltime hooter had sounded. (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury in Wellington; Editing by John O... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Ferrari, Red Bull, Mercedes first to test 2017 tyres-- equal to about a 20 percent increase on the current size. Formula One is pl
Ferrari, Red Bull, Mercedes first to test 2017 tyres
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
-- equal to about a 20 percent increase on the current size. Formula One is planning sweeping changes to the aerodynamic regulations for next year which will increase the levels of downforce. (Reporting by Alan Baldwin; Editing by John... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mo'unga kicks Crusaders to hard-earned win over Bluesthen slotted the two late penalties that gave his side breathing room, which wa
Mo'unga kicks Crusaders to hard-earned win over Blues
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
then slotted the two late penalties that gave his side breathing room, which was needed when Piers Francis kicked a penalty for the Blues after the fulltime hooter had sounded. (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury in Wellington; Editing by John O... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Ferrari, Red Bull, Mercedes first to test 2017 tyresfront - equal to about a 20 percent increase on the current size. Formula One
Ferrari, Red Bull, Mercedes first to test 2017 tyres
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
front - equal to about a 20 percent increase on the current size. Formula One is planning sweeping changes to the aerodynamic regulations for next year which will increase the levels of downforce. (Reporting by Alan Baldwin; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spurs to play Champions League matches at Wembleyfor improving coaching and grassroots facilities and growing participation. "W
Spurs to play Champions League matches at Wembley
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
for improving coaching and grassroots facilities and growing participation. "We were already on a strong financial footing, which allowed us to reinvest 117 million pounds back into the game at all levels last season." (Editing by John... Read more
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The Star
Spurs to play Champions League matches at Wembleyfor improving coaching and grassroots facilities and growing participation. "W
Spurs to play Champions League matches at Wembley
The Star / Posted yesterday
for improving coaching and grassroots facilities and growing participation. "We were already on a strong financial footing, which allowed us to reinvest 117 million pounds back into the game at all levels last season." (Editing by John... Read more
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The Star
Ferrari, Red Bull, Mercedes first to test 2017 tyres-- equal to about a 20 percent increase on the current size. Formula One is pl
Ferrari, Red Bull, Mercedes first to test 2017 tyres
The Star / Posted yesterday
-- equal to about a 20 percent increase on the current size. Formula One is planning sweeping changes to the aerodynamic regulations for next year which will increase the levels of downforce. (Reporting by Alan Baldwin; Editing by John... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Farah opens outdoor season with world-leading markfinished a heart-breaking fourth in the 2012 U.S. trials to miss the Olympic te
Farah opens outdoor season with world-leading mark
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
finished a heart-breaking fourth in the 2012 U.S. trials to miss the Olympic team but is hoping things will be different this year. The meeting continues on Saturday with key sprints and hurdles races topping the bill. (Editing by John... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Super Rugby format needs to be looked at - Rennie"There's been a bit of talk about the fact that maybe the Stormers, Bulls they
Super Rugby format needs to be looked at - Rennie
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
"There's been a bit of talk about the fact that maybe the Stormers, Bulls they play 15 round-robin games and they don't have to play a Kiwi side. "That's not a bad draw is it?" (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury in Wellington; Editing by John O'... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Farah opens outdoor season with world-leading markfinished a heart-breaking fourth in the 2012 U.S. trials to miss the Olympic te
Farah opens outdoor season with world-leading mark
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
finished a heart-breaking fourth in the 2012 U.S. trials to miss the Olympic team but is hoping things will be different this year. The meeting continues on Saturday with key sprints and hurdles races topping the bill. (Editing by John... Read more
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The Star
Super Rugby format needs to be looked at - Rennie"There's been a bit of talk about the fact that maybe the Stormers, Bulls they
Super Rugby format needs to be looked at - Rennie
The Star / Posted yesterday
"There's been a bit of talk about the fact that maybe the Stormers, Bulls they play 15 round-robin games and they don't have to play a Kiwi side. "That's not a bad draw is it?" (Reporting by Greg Stutchbury in Wellington; Editing by John O'... Read more
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The Star
Farah opens outdoor season with world-leading markfinished a heart-breaking fourth in the 2012 U.S. trials to miss the Olympic te
Farah opens outdoor season with world-leading mark
The Star / Posted yesterday
finished a heart-breaking fourth in the 2012 U.S. trials to miss the Olympic team but is hoping things will be different this year. The meeting continues on Saturday with key sprints and hurdles races topping the bill. (Editing by John... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
King James targets six of the best for his CavaliersJames," Casey said. "You put him on any team and he's going to be a difference-
King James targets six of the best for his Cavaliers
Reuters Sports News / Posted yesterday
James," Casey said. "You put him on any team and he's going to be a difference-maker. Everybody on that organization, their level has gone up because he's on their team." (Reporting by Andrew Both in Cary, North Carolina; Editing by John O... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Tennis: Halep keeps her wits to reach round threeway to the 2014 Roland Garros final. Halep and her bizarre black and white zeb
Tennis: Halep keeps her wits to reach round three
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
way to the 2014 Roland Garros final. Halep and her bizarre black and white zebra print dress will be back on court on Friday when she takes on Japan's Naomi Osaka for a place in the fourth round. (Reporting by Pritha Sarkar; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tyson lands knockout blow against professionals at Riosays 'ah, he's a bum', but I like him." "He (beat Klitschko), so what are you
Tyson lands knockout blow against professionals at Rio
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
says 'ah, he's a bum', but I like him." "He (beat Klitschko), so what are you going to say? That this guy is still a bum but he beat the greatest fighter in the last 15 years?" (Writing by Shravanth Vijayakumar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Halep keeps her wits to reach round threeway to the 2014 Roland Garros final. Halep and her bizarre black and white zeb
Halep keeps her wits to reach round three
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
way to the 2014 Roland Garros final. Halep and her bizarre black and white zebra print dress will be back on court on Friday when she takes on Japan's Naomi Osaka for a place in the fourth round. (Reporting by Pritha Sarkar; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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The Star
Halep keeps her wits to reach round threeway to the 2014 Roland Garros final. Halep and her bizarre black and white zeb
Halep keeps her wits to reach round three
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
way to the 2014 Roland Garros final. Halep and her bizarre black and white zebra print dress will be back on court on Friday when she takes on Japan's Naomi Osaka for a place in the fourth round. (Reporting by Pritha Sarkar; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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The Star
Tyson lands knockout blow against professionals at Rio - Boxingsays 'ah, he's a bum', but I like him." "He (beat Klitschko), so what are you
Tyson lands knockout blow against professionals at Rio - Boxing
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
says 'ah, he's a bum', but I like him." "He (beat Klitschko), so what are you going to say? That this guy is still a bum but he beat the greatest fighter in the last 15 years?" (Writing by Shravanth Vijayakumar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Barcelona legend Xavi backs Pep Guardiola to succeed at Man Cityachieved a double in his final season in Germany, with Bayern winning the Bunde
Barcelona legend Xavi backs Pep Guardiola to succeed at Man City
dna / Posted 4 days ago
achieved a double in his final season in Germany, with Bayern winning the Bundesliga and beating Borussia Dortmund on penalties to win the German Cup in his last game in charge. (Reporting by Ian Rodricks in Bengaluru; Editing by Jo... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Tyson lands knockout blow against professionals at Riosays 'ah, he's a bum', but I like him." "He (beat Klitschko), so what are you
Tyson lands knockout blow against professionals at Rio
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
says 'ah, he's a bum', but I like him." "He (beat Klitschko), so what are you going to say? That this guy is still a bum but he beat the greatest fighter in the last 15 years?" (Writing by Shravanth Vijayakumar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Guidolin hoping Ayew stays at Swanseaa midfielder but in my opinion he is a striker. He is also a good false nine.
Guidolin hoping Ayew stays at Swansea
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
a midfielder but in my opinion he is a striker. He is also a good false nine. "He is a big player, but his attitude is good. He is an important player, but he is quiet, a good guy." (Reporting by Ian Rodricks in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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Frank de Boer keen on Everton job, says brother Ronalda challenge, but I know for sure he would take the job if offered. But he hasn'
Frank de Boer keen on Everton job, says brother Ronald
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
a challenge, but I know for sure he would take the job if offered. But he hasn't spoken to Everton." Everton finished 11th in the league table and Martinez was sacked on May 12. (Reporting by Nivedita Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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The Star
Frank de Boer keen on Everton job, says brother Ronalda challenge, but I know for sure he would take the job if offered. But he hasn'
Frank de Boer keen on Everton job, says brother Ronald
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
a challenge, but I know for sure he would take the job if offered. But he hasn't spoken to Everton." Everton finished 11th in the league table and Martinez was sacked on May 12. (Reporting by Nivedita Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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The Star
Guidolin hoping Ayew stays at Swanseaa midfielder but in my opinion he is a striker. He is also a good false nine.
Guidolin hoping Ayew stays at Swansea
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
a midfielder but in my opinion he is a striker. He is also a good false nine. "He is a big player, but his attitude is good. He is an important player, but he is quiet, a good guy." (Reporting by Ian Rodricks in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'B... Read more
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The Star
Xavi backs Guardiola to succeed at Man Cityachieved a double in his final season in Germany, with Bayern winning the Bunde
Xavi backs Guardiola to succeed at Man City
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
achieved a double in his final season in Germany, with Bayern winning the Bundesliga and beating Borussia Dortmund on penalties to win the German Cup in his last game in charge. (Reporting by Ian Rodricks in Bengaluru; Editing by Joh... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Xavi backs Guardiola to succeed at Man Cityachieved a double in his final season in Germany, with Bayern winning the Bunde
Xavi backs Guardiola to succeed at Man City
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
achieved a double in his final season in Germany, with Bayern winning the Bundesliga and beating Borussia Dortmund on penalties to win the German Cup in his last game in charge. (Reporting by Ian Rodricks in Bengaluru; Editing by Joh... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Baldwin wants redemption for Wales against Englandsquad will be there for them at the weekend," Baldwin added. The first test be
Baldwin wants redemption for Wales against England
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
squad will be there for them at the weekend," Baldwin added. The first test between Wales and New Zealand is in Auckland on June 11, followed by matches in Wellington and Dunedin. (Reporting by Nivedita Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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The Star
Baldwin wants redemption for Wales against Englandsquad will be there for them at the weekend," Baldwin added. The first test be
Baldwin wants redemption for Wales against England
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
squad will be there for them at the weekend," Baldwin added. The first test between Wales and New Zealand is in Auckland on June 11, followed by matches in Wellington and Dunedin. (Reporting by Nivedita Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Westwood keen to build on Masters showing in Ryder Cup yearrankings. "When you look at the records, there's not that many people played t
Westwood keen to build on Masters showing in Ryder Cup year
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
rankings. "When you look at the records, there's not that many people played that many Ryder Cups. It would be nice to play a 10th one and get some more points for the team." (Reporting by Nivedita Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by John... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Westwood keen to build on Masters showing in Ryder Cup yearrankings. "When you look at the records, there's not that many people played t
Westwood keen to build on Masters showing in Ryder Cup year
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
rankings. "When you look at the records, there's not that many people played that many Ryder Cups. It would be nice to play a 10th one and get some more points for the team." (Reporting by Nivedita Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by John... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spurs striker sees Kane and able partnership with Vardyto get on the end of it." England, who play Australia in a warm-up game on Fri
Spurs striker sees Kane and able partnership with Vardy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
to get on the end of it." England, who play Australia in a warm-up game on Friday, face Russia, Slovakia and Wales in Group B of 24-team tournament that kicks off on June 10. (Reporting by Shravanth Vijayakumar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Saints pleased with progress of Koeman contract talkshimself, where we're actually getting down to the details of the contract, whic
Saints pleased with progress of Koeman contract talks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
himself, where we're actually getting down to the details of the contract, which is where agents and lawyers get involved. Everything is going very positively at the moment." (Reporting by Shravanth Vijayakumar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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The Star
Westwood keen to build on Masters showing in Ryder Cup yearrankings. "When you look at the records, there's not that many people played t
Westwood keen to build on Masters showing in Ryder Cup year
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
rankings. "When you look at the records, there's not that many people played that many Ryder Cups. It would be nice to play a 10th one and get some more points for the team." (Reporting by Nivedita Shankar in Bengaluru; Editing by John... Read more
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The Star
Spurs striker sees Kane and able partnership with Vardyto get on the end of it." England, who play Australia in a warm-up game on Fri
Spurs striker sees Kane and able partnership with Vardy
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
to get on the end of it." England, who play Australia in a warm-up game on Friday, face Russia, Slovakia and Wales in Group B of 24-team tournament that kicks off on June 10. (Reporting by Shravanth Vijayakumar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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Saints pleased with progress of Koeman contract talkshimself, where we're actually getting down to the details of the contract, whic
Saints pleased with progress of Koeman contract talks
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
himself, where we're actually getting down to the details of the contract, which is where agents and lawyers get involved. Everything is going very positively at the moment." (Reporting by Shravanth Vijayakumar in Bengaluru; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Wilting Warriors need to find quick fix for playoff problemsthat. "(OKC) is outplaying us right now and we have to come up with answers,"
Wilting Warriors need to find quick fix for playoff problems
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
that. "(OKC) is outplaying us right now and we have to come up with answers," Kerr admitted. Those answers need to be found quickly with Game Five coming up in Oakland on Thursday. (Writing by Jahmal Corner in Los Angeles; Editing by John O'Br... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bosz agrees three-year deal to manage AjaxPSV Eindhoven. De Boer, however, did win four league titles in his six seasons
Bosz agrees three-year deal to manage Ajax
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
PSV Eindhoven. De Boer, however, did win four league titles in his six seasons in Amsterdam and has been linked in the media to the vacant managerial post at Premier League side Everton. (Reporting by Nick Said in Cape Town; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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The Star
Bosz agrees three-year deal to manage AjaxPSV Eindhoven. De Boer, however, did win four league titles in his six seasons
Bosz agrees three-year deal to manage Ajax
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
PSV Eindhoven. De Boer, however, did win four league titles in his six seasons in Amsterdam and has been linked in the media to the vacant managerial post at Premier League side Everton. (Reporting by Nick Said in Cape Town; Editing by John O'Bri... Read more
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