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(Reuters) – Ethiopia’s Yomif Kejelcha fell one-hundredth of a second short of the world indoor mile record and Kenya’s Michael Saruni clocked the third fastest indoor 800m of all-time as young Africans lit up the NYRR Millrose Games in New York on Saturday. Feb 9, 2019; New York, NY, USA; Yomif Kejelcha (ETH) poses with
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—Connecticut leading scorer Jalen Adams will miss four to six weeks with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his left knee. FILE PHOTO: Feb 6, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Connecticut Huskies guard Jalen Adams (4) holds his leg after an injury during the first half against the Temple Owls at Liacouras Center. Mandatory Credit: Derik
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s horse racing industry was on tenterhooks on Friday following an outbreak of equine flu with next month’s showpiece Cheltenham Festival the focus of attention. FILE PHOTO: Horse Racing – Cheltenham Festival – Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham, Britain – March 16, 2018 Richard Johnson on Native River celebrates after winning the 15.30 Timico
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Hall of Famer and trailblazing baseball legend Frank Robinson passed away Thursday at the age of 83. Robinson died in Los Angeles, surrounded by family and friends. FILE PHOTO: Washington Nationals Manager Frank Robinson waves to the fans on his last day as the Nationals manager in Washington October 1, 2006. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo It
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Olga Kaniskina of Russia shows her gold medal during the awards ceremony for the women’s 20 km walk final at the European Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium in Barcelona July 28, 2010. REUTERS/Miguel Vidal MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russian race walker Anisya Kirdyapkina has been suspended for doping and is set to be stripped of
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ARE, Sweden (Reuters) – Italy’s Dominik Paris won men’s Super-G gold at the Alpine skiing world championships on Wednesday, bagging the first major title of his career. Alpine Skiing – FIS Alpine World Ski Championships – Men’s Super G – Are, Sweden – February 6, 2019 – Italy’s Dominik Paris in action. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Norwegian
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The Philadelphia 76ers want to make a run in the Eastern Conference playoffs this season. The Los Angeles Clippers have their eyes on making big strides after this season. FILE PHOTO: Jan 23, 2019; Miami, FL, USA; LA Clippers forward Tobias Harris (34) warms up prior to the game against the Miami Heat at American
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Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay continues to insist his game plan was the reason for Todd Gurley’s inactivity in Super Bowl LIII and not the running back’s ailing left knee. Feb 3, 2019; Atlanta, GA, USA; Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley (30) in third quarter action in Super Bowl LIII at Mercedes-Benz
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ARE, Sweden (Reuters) – Mikaela Shiffrin’s ability not to “freak out” when she makes a mistake sets her apart from her rivals at the world championships, according to fellow American Bode Miller. Alpine Skiing – FIS Alpine World Ski Championships – Women’s Super G – Are, Sweden – February 5, 2019 Gold medalist Mikaela Shiffrin
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Jakub Voracek and Sean Couturier each scored a goal to lift host Philadelphia past the Vancouver Canucks 2-1 on Monday, the Flyers’ season-best eighth win in a row. Feb 4, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Flyers center Scott Laughton (21) carries the puck against Vancouver Canucks left wing Josh Leivo (17) during the third period
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New England Patriots linebackers coach Brian Flores was officially hired as head coach of the Miami Dolphins on Monday. Feb 3, 2019; Atlanta, GA, USA; New England Patriots linebackers coach Brian Flores in Super Bowl LIII at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports “Two things that stand out immediately when you meet Brian
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ARE, Sweden (Reuters) – U.S. ski great Lindsey Vonn prepared for the final speed races of her glittering career at the Alpine world championships on Monday, hoping to do her best and ‘get lucky’ in the end. Alpine Skiing – FIS Alpine World Ski Championships – Women’s Downhill Training – Are, Sweden – February 4,
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