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Preston North End v Swindon: League One play-off final – live! | Michael Butler

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Preston North End v Swindon: League One play-off final – live! | Michael Butler
Live updates from the League One play-off final at WembleyJan Åge Fjørtoft: Swindon do not do things the easy way Swindon and Preston managers want calm on big stageEmail michael.butler@theguardian.com | Tweet @michaelbutler18 4.46pm BST Today’s teams:Preston: Johnstone, Clarke, Wright, Huntington, Woods, Kilkenny, Welsh, Johnson, Beckford, Garner, Gallagher. Subs: Laird, Humphrey, Kevin Davies, Reid, Stuckmann, Hugill, Browne. 4.30pm BST Hello world! Welcome to the League One play-off final at Wembley, which is effectively a shoot-out between two teams that just ... more

AP Was There: Muhammad Ali-Sonny Liston Heavyweight Rematch

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AP Was There: 50 years later, report on Muhammad Ali's 'anchor punch' knockout of Sonny Liston

Tree cutting competition held in Estonia - video

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Tree cutting competition held in Estonia - video
Students from various forestry colleges across Europe take part in the 14th European Championship of Forestry Skills in Luua, Estonia between 20-24 May. The competitors were tested on a range of skills, as well as their speed with a chainsaw. The overall winner this year was Julian Schwender of Germany, with Ranet Sildoja of Estonia second and Guzevicius Tadas of Lithuania Continue reading...

Mike Ashley: Newcastle United is not for sale until the club wins a trophy

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Mike Ashley: Newcastle United is not for sale until the club wins a trophy
• Newcastle owner gives first televised interview before West Ham game• ‘I am not going anywhere until we win something’Mike Ashley has pledged that Newcastle United is not for sale “at any price” until the club win a major trophy or qualify for the Champions League.Shortly before kick-off against West Ham United at St James’ Park the usually determinedly non-communicative Newcastle owner astonished aides by striding into a television interview suite and speaking to Sky Sports. It was the first ... more

Rosberg Wins Monaco GP After Crash Hampers Hamilton

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Rosberg wins Monaco GP for 3rd straight year after Verstappen crash hampers Hamilton


Bazemore replaces Korver in Hawks' lineup

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Bazemore replaces Korver in Hawks' lineup

Korver Suffers Right Ankle Injury In Game 2 Vs. Cavs

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Korver Suffers Right Ankle Injury In Game 2 Vs. Cavs
ATLANTA -- Hawks guard/forward Kyle Korver suffered a right ankle injury with 1:01 remaining in the third quarter of las

Warriors Crush Rockets in Game 3

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Warriors Crush Rockets in Game 3
The Warriors took a commanding 3-0 series lead after defeating the Rockets 115-80 in Game 3 in Houston on Saturday night.

Warriors Take 3-0 Lead Over Rockets in Western Finals

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The Golden State Warriors are one victory away from the NBA Finals after routing the Houston Rockets 115-80 in Game Three of the Western Conference ... more

Warriors 115, Rockets 80: Stephen Curry, With a Little Help, Tramples the Rockets

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Warriors 115, Rockets 80: Stephen Curry, With a Little Help, Tramples the Rockets
Curry, who dazzled the crowd into a state of bewilderment, finished with 40 points as the Warriors seized a three-games-to-none lead in the Western Conference ... more
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Sports Briefing | Football: N.F.L. Player’s Prom Date Dies

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A Jacksonville, Fla., teenager with liver cancer who went to her high school prom with an N.F.L. player has died.

NFL's Goodell Refuses to Recuse Himself From Brady Hearing, ESPN Says

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The National Football League has rejected a request from the players union that Commissioner Roger Goodell remove himself from Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game ... more

Canadian Football's Alouettes Sign Defensive End Michael Sam

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Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted into the NFL, has signed a contract with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League, the ... more

Michael Sam Signs With Montreal Alouettes of C.F.L.

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Michael Sam Signs With Montreal Alouettes of C.F.L.
Sam, a 25-year-old openly gay linebacker who never made it into a regular-season N.F.L. game last season, signed a two-year deal to play in the ... more

Ex-NFL Star Sharper Set to Change Plea in Federal Rape Case

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Disgraced former NFL star Darren Sharper, who has pleaded guilty or no contest to rape and attempted rape charges in three states, is set to ... more

Blackhawks 5, Ducks 4: Blackhawks Edge Ducks in Second Overtime to Tie Series

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Blackhawks 5, Ducks 4: Blackhawks Edge Ducks in Second Overtime to Tie Series
Antoine Vermette scored in the second overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Anaheim Ducks to tie the Western Conference finals at two games apiece.

Pressure Shifts to Ben Bishop After the Rangers’ Onslaught

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Pressure Shifts to Ben Bishop After the Rangers’ Onslaught
The Lightning’s goalie, unlike his New York counterpart Henrik Lundqvist, has little playoff experience, but he seemed calm and unemotional after giving up 10 goals ... more

Rangers 5, Lightning 1: Same Characters, Improved Script as Rangers Crush Lightning

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Rangers 5, Lightning 1: Same Characters, Improved Script as Rangers Crush Lightning
Rick Nash scored two goals, Martin St. Louis added one and Tampa Bay’s dangerous first line did not score as the Rangers knotted the Eastern ... more

Roundup: Former Red Wings Star Says Russia Should Reinstate Rule Limiting Young Players

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Roundup: Former Red Wings Star Says Russia Should Reinstate Rule Limiting Young Players
Vyacheslav Fetisov, now a Russian senator, said a rule to keep players from leaving for the N.H.L. before age 28 would keep “our most talented ... more

Kenny Albert, Indomitable Broadcaster, Keeps Grueling Pace in N.H.L. Playoffs

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In calling hockey games for television and radio, Albert endures a packed schedule full of overnight flights and brief naps.

Rockies Snap Giants' 8-Game Winning Streak With 5-3 Victory

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Daniel Descalso homered and drove in three runs and the Colorado Rockies snapped the San Francisco Giants' eight-game winning streak, taking the second game of ... more

LEADING OFF: Bernie's Bash at Yankee Stadium, Price Returns

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A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:

Rizzo Drives in 6, Cubs Rally Late to Beat D-Backs 9-6

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Anthony Rizzo matched his career high with six RBIs and the Chicago Cubs beat 9-6 Saturday night, snapping the Arizona Diamondbacks' five-game winning streak.

Bolsinger Shuts Down Padres, Pederson Hits HR as Dodgers Win

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Mike Bolsinger retired his final 23 batters after giving up a leadoff single in the first inning and Joc Pederson homered, leading the Los Angeles ... more

Jennings Gets 1st Win, Marlins Top Orioles 1-0 in 13 Innings

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Martin Prado hit a two-out, bases-loaded single in the 13th inning, and the Miami Marlins won for the first time in Dan Jennings' six games ... more

Didier Drogba carried off by Chelsea team-mates after suffering injury in final game

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Didier Drogba carried off by Chelsea team-mates after suffering injury in final game
OLIVER TODD AT STAMFORD BRIDGE: As his number went up on the fourth official’s board, Didier Drogba was lifted on to the shoulders of his ... more

Raheem Sterling faced with barrage of abuse from Liverpool supporters away as his transfer drama continues to rumble

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Raheem Sterling faced with barrage of abuse from Liverpool supporters away as his transfer drama continues to rumble
Raheem Sterling was heavily taunted by Liverpool fans at the Britannia Stadium as his future at Liverpool continues to look bleak - but he could ... more

Niki Lauda blasts 'unacceptable' Mercedes howler as strategy gaffe costs Lewis Hamilton Monaco GP victory 

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Niki Lauda blasts 'unacceptable' Mercedes howler as strategy gaffe costs Lewis Hamilton Monaco GP victory 
Three-time world champion Niki Lauda has branded Mercedes’ strategy call ‘unacceptable’ after Lewis Hamilton was robbed of victory in Sunday’s Monaco Grand Prix.

Nico Rosberg claims Monaco Grand Prix victory as Lewis Hamilton settles for third place following late blunder from world champion's team 

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Nico Rosberg claims Monaco Grand Prix victory as Lewis Hamilton settles for third place following late blunder from world champion's team 
JONATHAN MCEVOY IN MONTE CARLO: Lewis Hamilton lost the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday in circumstances so extraordinary they will enter the legend of sport.

Mike Ashley vows not to leave Newcastle United until they win a trophy

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Mike Ashley vows not to leave Newcastle United until they win a trophy
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has admitted he is 'shocked' the club are in a Premier League relegation struggle but has vowed not to go ... more

England lack cutting edge - Agnew

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England bowled perfectly well but when James Anderson fails to take wickets who else will, asks Jonathan Agnew.

England need fighters to win - Wood

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Test debutant Mark Wood says England can still beat New Zealand at Lord's, but need "fighters" to "knock them over".

NZ take charge against England

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New Zealand tighten their grip over England with another dominant display on day three of the first Test at Lord's.

Sex claims hit S Lanka women cricket

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Members of Sri Lanka's women's cricket team were forced to perform sexual favours to keep their places in the team, the sports ministry says.

Gillespie would take England job

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Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie would take the England head coach job if it is offered by the ECB.

Captain Clarke Back on Song Ahead of Irish Open

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Europe's Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke gave himself a timely lift ahead of next week's Irish Open by shooting a six-under 66 in the final ... more
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Choi Claims First OneAsia Win With Birdie Finish

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Choi Jin-ho held his nerve to drain an 18-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win the SK Telecom Open on Sunday by one ... more
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Haruka Morita-WanyaoLu Wins Symetra Classic

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Haruka Morita-WanyaoLu won the Symetra Classic on Saturday for her Symetra Tour title, beating Canada's Augusta James with a birdie on the second hole of ... more
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Sports Briefing | Golf: Kevin Na Leads at Colonial

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Na took sole possession of the lead with a late birdie at the Colonial in Fort Worth, taking a one-stroke lead over Ian Poulter into ... more
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Golf Capsules

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Kevin Na regained sole possession of the lead with a late birdie Saturday at Colonial, taking a one-stroke advantage over Ian Poulter into the final ... more
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England lack cutting edge - Agnew

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England bowled perfectly well but when James Anderson fails to take wickets who else will, asks Jonathan Agnew.

England need fighters to win - Wood

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Test debutant Mark Wood says England can still beat New Zealand at Lord's, but need "fighters" to "knock them over".

NZ take charge against England

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New Zealand tighten their grip over England with another dominant display on day three of the first Test at Lord's.

Sex claims hit S Lanka women cricket

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Members of Sri Lanka's women's cricket team were forced to perform sexual favours to keep their places in the team, the sports ministry says.

Gillespie would take England job

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Yorkshire coach Jason Gillespie would take the England head coach job if it is offered by the ECB.
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