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Rumors about a joint bid between the three countries had been surfacing for months. When 2026 comes round, there will have been 32 years and seven World Cups since the 1994 one held in the USA with Europe (3), Asia (2), Africa (1) and South America (1) having served as host.
  • Rahm inspired by Ballesteros on Masters debut

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    Obviously this is different. It's a major and my first time in Augusta. "I'm going to tee it up believing that I can win and competing to win". Reed is still searching for a first top-10 finish in a major championship from 12 starts but back-to-back heroic efforts for the US in the Ryder Cup suggests it is only a matter of time and rightly believes performing well under that sort of pressure can be replicated at an individual level.
  • Westbrook ties triple-double mark; Thunder top Bucks 110-79

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    Naturally, the crowd serenaded him with some MVP chants. "I'd say, 'Why not?'" Westbrook responded when asked if he thought, at the start of the year, a triple-double average could be possible for anyone. Unfortunately, the chances of the team catching OKC for that seed are not good because even with a win tonight, they still need major help from the Thunder .
  • Expectations different at Chelsea and Spurs, says Conte

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    The Blues are will miss him in this match too as he is still nursing a toe injury. The move sees Zouma replace Cesar Azpilicueta in a central defensive three, with the Spain global moving to right wing-back in the absence of the injured Victor Moses.
  • Raptors blow 19-point lead in loss to Pacers

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    Toronto surged to a 26-18 advantage by the end of the quarter on the strength of 50 percent shooting. For Indy, Detroit and Miami, the playoffs are not guaranteed, Casey conveying to his Raptors how they needed to be on point from the opening tap to the final whistle.
  • Henley off to the Masters after winning Houston Open

    Henley off to the Masters after winning Houston Open

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    That left the door open for Henley, who first grabbed a share of the lead with a birdie on No. 7, his fourth of the day and part of a run of three straight. He then birdied the 10th to start making a move but that all evaporated on the par-four 11th where he put two balls in the water on the way to a triple bogey.
  • Wilshere might see his future away from Cherries, admits Howe

    Wilshere might see his future away from Cherries, admits Howe

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    The 32-year-old took part in training at London Colney along with the likes of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil as the Gunners completed their final preparations for Wednesday night's game. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger: "I think it's a good opportunity to remind people we are not fighting to not go down - we are fighting to have a positive end to the season".
  • LeBron, Cavs end rough March with 122-105 win over 76ers

    LeBron, Cavs end rough March with 122-105 win over 76ers

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    Harden followed up a four-game stretch where he had at least 38 points per game in each contest and two 40-point triple-doubles with a victory over Westbrook's Oklahoma City Thunder, giving a Harden a 2-1 lead in the head-to-head matchups between Harden's Houston Rockets and the Thunder this season.
  • Man Utd's struggles at home give hope to Everton's Koeman

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    If you don't play football, maybe you don't understand it". "We like to dominate the game, but we know that we will have to defend the strengths of United". "It's easy to give your opinion in front of the television without any responsibility". "Ross played in a little different position than he played in the last few weeks", said Koeman.