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Republic's McClean to make shirt tribute to friend McBride

James McClean played for Derry City from 2008 to 2011 World Cup qualifier: Republic of Ireland v Wales Venue: Aviva Stadium, Dublin Date: Friday, 24 March Kick-off: 19:45 GMT Coverage: Live on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru & BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text commentary …

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Match Play in Texas, and the LPGA gears up for a major

Put together the top 64 players available from the world ranking, have them play 112 matches over five days, and anything can happen. That’s the beauty of the Dell Technologies Match Play. Last year, Jason Day seemed to cruise at Austin Country Club, winning all seven of his matches — …

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Drugs ban for Commonwealth medal-winning wrestler Sandhu

Sandhu has won eight British titles and five English championships since 2005 British wrestler Chinu Sandhu, who won Commonwealth bronze in 2014, has been banned for four years after failing an out-of-competition drugs test. Sandhu, 29, who competed in the 125kg men’s freestyle, tested positive for an anabolic steroid in …

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Ovechkin shines as Caps snap Elliott's streak, beat Flames

T.J. Oshie is leading the Washington Capitals in goals, but Alex Ovechkin is again leading them into the playoffs. Ovechkin had a goal and two assists as the NHL-leading Capitals beat the surging Calgary Flames 4-2 Tuesday night and snapped goaltender Brian Elliott’s franchise-record winning streak at 11 games. While …

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Former Olympic champion Ennis-Hill announces pregnancy

News AP . Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill won the heptathlon gold at the London 2012 Olympic games Former Olympic heptathlon champion Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill has announced she is expecting a second child. In a post on her Twitter account, the Sheffield star said she was “so happy” at the news. Ennis-Hill, …

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All charges dismissed against ex-New York Jet Darrelle Revis

A judge has dismissed robbery, assault and all other charges against former New York Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis stemming from a fight last month in Pittsburgh, after a childhood friend testified that he knocked out two men who confronted Revis during a dispute over a cellphone. The friend, Rashawn Bolton, …

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