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West Ham Mistakes Costly as Newcastle Earns Vital 3-2 Win

West Ham Mistakes Costly as Newcastle Earns Vital 3-2 Win

Newcastle took a big step toward Premier League safety with a 3-2 win over 10-man West Ham, after first-half blunders put the visitors in an early hole as they missed a chance to solidify a top-four spot. Joe Willock came off the bench and was the hero after heading in the winner just minutes aft

Musiala Stars, Bayern Closes in on 9th Straight League Title

Musiala Stars, Bayern Closes in on 9th Straight League Title

Bayern Munich teenager Jamal Musiala starred for the Bavarian powerhouse to go seven points clear in the Bundesliga with a 3-2 win at third-place Wolfsburg on Saturday. Musiala scored two goals and was involved in the other as Bayern profited from Leipzig’s scoreless draw with Hoffenheim the nigh

Tsitsipas and Rublev Win to Reach Monte Carlo Masters Final

Fourth-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas swatted aside unseeded Dan Evans 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday to reach the Monte Carlo Masters final for the first time and stay on course for a first title this year. The big-serving Greek's opponent will be sixth-seeded Russian Andrey Rublev, who beat unseeded Norwegian

Mixed Doubles back at French Open

Mixed Doubles back at French Open

The mixed doubles event will be back at the French Open after it was cancelled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, though it will return with a slimmed down draw, organizers said on Tuesday. "The mixed doubles event, which was ...

Olympic Torch Runs Through Empty Park in Osaka as Cases Rise

Olympic Torch Runs Through Empty Park in Osaka as Cases Rise

The torch relay for the Tokyo Olympics ran through a mostly empty Osaka city park on Tuesday, showing the risks of trying to hold the postponed games during a pandemic. It came on the same day that the government said new coronavirus cases in Osaka hit 1,099, a single-day record for Japan’s secon

West Brom's Allardyce Calls for VAR Overhaul

West Brom's Allardyce Calls for VAR Overhaul

West Bromwich Albion manager Sam Allardyce said the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) system needs overhauled after his team were controversially denied a goal in Monday's 3-0 Premier League victory over Southampton. West Brom's Mbaye Diagne thought he had scored the opener in the fourth minute but h

Haaland Transfer Saga Is a Grotesque Circus We May Never See Again

Haaland Transfer Saga Is a Grotesque Circus We May Never See Again

At this time of year it was a common thing for elegant young men of the 19th century to set off on a Grand Tour of Europe.

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