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BREAKING💥: Ernesto Valverde Announced as Barca🔷 Boss👔

Barcelona have appointed Ernesto Valverde as their new head coach ahead of next season.

The Catalans were in the market for a new man in charge following Luis Enrique's decision to leave the club at the end of the 2016-17 campaign and have turned to the former Athletic Bilbao boss …

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⛳ Tiger Woods⭐ Arrested on Suspicion of Driving Under Influence❗

Golf legend Tiger Woods was arrested around 3 a.m. Monday morning on suspicion of driving under the influence in Jupiter, Florida, Jupiter police spokeswoman Kristin Rightler said.

Woods was booked into a local jail and released on his own recognizance with no bond a few hours later, according to …

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Japan's Miyazato retiring at end of season

Japan's Ai Miyazato announced on Monday she is retiring from golf at the end of the season, with the former world number one saying the last four years had been a constant battle to rediscover her motivation.

"I actually began feeling this four to five years ago, and at that …

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Tennis: Muguruza downs Schiavone to reach second round

Returning to the stage of her greatest triumph inspired defending champion Garbine Muguruza to down 2010 winner Francesca Schiavone 6-2 6-4 in the first round of the French Open on Monday.

The fourth seed, who had been woefully out of form in the run-up to Roland Garros, never looked in …

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Ter Stegen extends Barcelona contract

Barcelona have reached an agreement with Marc-Andre Ter Stegen over a new contract until June 2022.

The 25-year-old’s previous deal was due to expire in 2019, but he is now set to sign a three-year extension, with Ter Stegen scheduled to put ink to paper on Tuesday.

An official …

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Hamilton: Vettel is clearly Ferrari's No.1 driver

Lewis Hamilton believes it is clear Ferrari has chosen Sebastian Vettel as its No.1 driver after the German's strategy at the Monaco Grand Prix saw him beat Kimi Raikkonen to victory.

Raikkonen started from pole position and led for the first 34 laps of the race before receiving a …

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Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys

Shanshan Feng struggled down the stretch but was able to hold on and post a one-shot victory on Sunday at the LPGA Volvik Championship in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Feng bogeyed two of the last three holes and that opened the door for South Korea's Sung Hyun Park to force a …

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French crew in first America's Cup win, U.S. beaten

Underdogs Groupama Team France won their first race of the America's Cup in Bermuda on Sunday, while defender Oracle Team USA tasted defeat for the first time in the contest.

Artemis Racing, the pre-event hot shots, were beaten by the French team in a thrilling duel between the two high-tech …

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Japan's Sato wins 101st running of Indy 500

Japanese driver Takuma Sato won the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 motor race on Sunday. Sato, of Andretti Autosport, beat Brazilian runner-up Helio Castroneves, with Britain's Ed Jones finishing third.

Sato, a former Formula One driver, had only won one IndyCar race previously since joining the series in 2010 …

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Roma striker Dzeko wins Serie A Capocannoniere

Edin Dzeko has ended the season as Serie A's most prolific striker and equalled Roma's club record of 29 goals scored in a single league campaign, set by Rodolfo Volk in 1930-31.

A close-range effort 10 minutes into Sunday's 3-2 win over Genoa ensured the 31-year-old striker became the first …

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Vettel leads Ferrari party at Formula One as Raikkonen chafes

The body language on the podium spoke volumes after Ferrari, Formula One's most glamorous team, won the showcase Monaco Grand Prix for the first time in 16 years on Sunday.

Sebastian Vettel, following on from fellow-German great Michael Schumacher in 2001, beamed and conducted his jubilant mechanics from the podium …

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Top seed Kerber crashes out of French Open

World No1 Angelique Kerber's nightmare season hit a new low yesterday when she was dumped out of the French Open 6-2 6-2 by 40th-ranked Ekaterina Makarova.

The German became the first top-seeded woman to lose in the opening round of the French Open since the sport turned professional in 1968 …

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England rest key trio ahead of Champions Trophy

England have rested all-rounders Ben Stokes and Moeen Ali, and paceman Chris Woakes for the third and final one-day international against South Africa on Monday as the trio aim to overcome injury concerns ahead of the Champions Trophy.

Batsmen Liam Dawson and Toby Roland-Jones, and bowler Steven Finn have been …

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