Dondencker [Anderlecht] celebrates after cancelling Man United's lead

Dendoncker denies United, violence mars Lyon-Besiktas

Leander Dendoncker struck late to snatch a 1-1 draw for Anderlecht against Manchester United in the first leg of Thursday's Europa League quarter-final, while crowd trouble overshadowed Lyon's tie with Besiktas. Belgian international midfielder Dendoncker rose to majestically power home...
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Violence, pitch invasion brings havoc to Lyon v Besiktas

Fans poured onto the pitch at the Europa League clash between Lyon and Besiktas, delaying the start of a violence-hit, high-risk match as European football suffered another body blow on Thursday. The 1905 GMT start of the quarter-final first leg...
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IAAF ‘disappointed’ by Russia’s lack of progress towards reinstatement

International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) president Seb Coe has said the IAAF Council was “disappointed and concerned” to learn that the prospect of reinstatement milestones being fulfilled this year by the Russian Athletics Federation (RusAF) remains “a distant...
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Liberty hosts ‘two-faced’ Great Olympics

By El-Amisty Nobo The drama that has suddenly roared its ugly heads in the Wonder club - Great Olympics will either escalate or capsize on Sunday as Liberty Professionals welcome the wonder club to the Carl Reindorf Park in Dansoman...
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Canelo Alvarez confirms move to middleweight

Canelo Alvarez has confirmed he will operate at middleweight after his all-Mexican clash with Julio Cesar Chavez Jnr in Las Vegas on May 6. Alvarez, who has never fought above 155lbs, will meet Chavez at a 164.5lb catchweight before finally...
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Black Starlets ignite preparations ahead of Africa U17 Championships

By El-Amisty Nobo As part of their preparations ahead of the Africa U17 Championship, the twinkle-twinkle Black Starlets of Ghana have intensified its training program. The Black Starlets will play Niger in a double-header friendly international match at the Accra Sports...
Isaiah Thomas

Celtics clinch No. 1 seed in East, beat Bucks 112-94

Isaiah Thomas was able to watch from the bench while the Celtics finished off the Milwaukee Bucks in the regular-season finale. The Boston star got a little bit of rest - and the No. 1 seed he wanted, too. ''It's very...
Norman Powell

Cavs rest LeBron, finish collapse with 98-83 loss to Raptors

They staggered to the finish line, falling flat and looking nothing like champions. It's time for the Cavaliers to get up. It's playoff time. LeBron James watched in street clothes as Jonas Valanciunas dropped his first career 3-pointer and the Toronto...
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Michelle Carter is a great shot for London 2017 Gold

The Olympic and world indoor champion is the shot putter to beat at the IAAF World Championships this summer. Michelle Carter is in the form of her life. Last year she took shot put gold in the World Indoor Championships...
Kylian Mbappe

Mbappe scores twice in win; Dembele, Kagawa keep Dortmund alive vs. Monaco

A day after Borussia Dortmund's bus was attacked, resulting in an injury to Marc Bartra and the postponement of the club's Champions League quarterfinal first leg against Monaco, soccer returned to the center stage in Germany at Signal Iduna...