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Man City Hit Big Time Against Real Madrid’s ‘BBC’

UNITED KINGDOM: Manchester City hit the Champions League big time on Tuesday as 10-time champions and European royalty Real Madrid visit the Etihad Stadium for the first leg of their semi-final.

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Eleven Dead In Rio Olympics Construction Over Three Years

RIO DE JANEIRO: A total of 11 people have been killed over the last three years on construction projects for the Rio Olympics, an official told AFP on Monday.

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Vincent Kompany Calls On Manchester City To ‘Play The Game Of Their Lives’

Before the biggest night in Manchester City’s history Vincent Kompany’s declaration that they must play the game of their lives to vanquish Real Madrid was pitch-perfect. The captain knows City have to show just how good they can be in Tuesday night’s semi-final first leg against the 10-times winners of the competition.

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Warriors' Stephen Curry Out At Least 2 Weeks With MCL Sprain

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry will miss at least the next two weeks with a sprained right MCL, the team announced.

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Delia, Wee Wern Suffer Contrasting Fortunes In Opening Round Of Women's World Squash Championships

KUALA LUMPUR -- Two Malaysian squash players -- Delia Arnold and Low Wee Wern -- suffered mixed fortunes in the first round of the NAZA PSA Women's World Squash Championships held at the Nicol David Arena, in the National Squash Centre in Bukit Jalil, here, today.

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Tottenham Title Hopes In Tatters Following West Brom Draw

Football Soccer - Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion - Barclays Premier League - White Hart Lane - 25/4/16Tottenham's Mousa Dembele, Jan Vertonghen, Harry Kane and Erik Lamela look dejected after West Brom's first goalAction Images via Reuters / Tony O'BrienLivepic

Tottenham's Hotspur's Premier League title hopes are hanging by a thread after a 1-1 draw at home to West Bromwich Albion on Monday left Leicester City tantalisingly close to being crowned champions of England for the first time.

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Leicester's Vardy Gets Additional One-Game Ban

Football Soccer - Leicester City v West Ham United - Barclays Premier League - The King Power Stadium - 17/4/16Leicester's Jamie VardyReuters / Darren StaplesLivepic

Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy will miss the Premier League leaders' visit to Manchester United on Sunday after being banned for an additional game for improper conduct, the BBC reported.

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Nadal Files Suit Against French Ex-Minister Over Drug Test Allegations

Rafael Nadal of Spain attends a news conference after being defeated by Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men's quarter-final match at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, in this file photo dated June 3, 2015. REUTERS/JEAN-PAUL PELISSIER

Fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal has begun legal proceedings against former French cabinet minister Roselyne Bachelot after she alleged that the Spaniard had failed a drug test.

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Tiger Registers For US Open But Return Date Still Unknown

U.S. golfer Tiger Woods smiles during a golf clinic in Mexico City October 20, 2015. REUTERS/EDGARD GARRIDO

Tiger Woods has registered to play in June's U.S. Open at Oakmont Country Club in Pennsylvania but has not set a timetable for his return to the PGA Tour.

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Kompany Rallies Man City For Game Of Their Lives

Manuel Pellegrini’s side will start as underdogs but Kompany knows that he and his team-mates will not want for motivation. — Reuters picMANCHESTER: Manchester City’s players face the game of their lives in tomorrow’s Champions League semi-final first leg against Real Madrid, captain Vincent Kompany said today.

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