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La Liga brings El Clasico to New Yorkers

By Aristo Dotse With their global expansion and popularity drive in mind, the Spanish Primera Liga, otherwise popularly known around the world as simply La Liga, is using Sunday’s big El Clasico decider between Real Madrid and Barcelona...
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Athletes get set for IAAF World Relays

More than 500 athletes from around the world will compete across five relay disciplines this weekend (April 22-23) as IAAF World Relays action returns to Nassau, Bahamas. USA won four of the men’s events and three of the women’s at...
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Brianna Rollins handed one-year ban for whereabout rule violation

Olympic 100m hurdles champion Brianna Rollins has been handed a one-year ban for failing to properly file whereabouts information, the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced on Thursday. USADA said that the 25-year-old, who also won the world sprint hurdles...
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Bulls guard Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with broken thumb

Chicago Bulls guard Rajon Rondo is out indefinitely with a broken right thumb. The team announced the injury on Friday, hours before the Bulls host the Boston Celtics in Game 3 of their first-round playoff series. Chicago won the first...
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James, Cavs come from 26 down, beat Pacers to take 3-0 lead

LeBron James celebrated another milestone with the greatest second-half comeback in playoff history. Win one more at Indiana, the four-time MVP will be crowned king of the first round. James scored 41 points while padding his postseason resume with yet another...
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Spanish giant-killer strikes again in Monte Carlo

Albert Ramos-Vinolas scored his second straight upset at the Monte Carlo Masters as the 15th seed beat tournament number five Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-7 (5/7), 6-2. After dumping out world number one Andy Murray in the third round the...
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Uefa Europa League semi-final draw: Manchester United draw Celta Vigo in final four

Manchester United have drawn the lowest ranked side remaining in the competition in Celta Vigo. They will travel to Estadio Municipal de Balaidos for the first leg on 4 May, before welcoming the Spaniards to Old Trafford a week...
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Road to Cardiff: Madrid derby teed up, Juve to tackle Monaco

Reigning champions Real Madrid will face neighbours Atletico Madrid, while Monaco meet Juventus, when the four remaining sides fight for a place at the UEFA Champions League final in Cardiff. Real reached a record seventh successive semi-final after defeating Bayern...
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Gareth Bale returns to Real Madrid training ahead of Barcelona clash

Gareth Bale has handed Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane a major boost by returning to training ahead of the visit of Barcelona on Sunday (23 April). The Wales international is on course to return to action in El Clasico,...
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Neymar set to miss El Clasico as Barcelona’s ban appeal fails

Barcelona's appeal of Neymar's three-match ban has been denied by the Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF). Neymar was sent off with two yellow cards against Malaga earlier in the month, but was later handed an additional two-game suspension after referee...