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Leicester the team we want to avoid, says Juventus keeper Buffon

Juventus do not want to play Leicester in the quarter-finals of the Champions League, says the Italian team’s keeper and captain Gianluigi Buffon. The Italian champions beat Porto to reach the last eight, while the Foxes also progressed by overcoming ...

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'Don't throw a kitten into the jungle' – how Arsenal can avoid Lincoln upset

You can watch FA Cup highlights of Arsenal v Lincoln City and Middlesbrough v Man City at 23:05 GMT on Saturday on BBC One and the BBC Sport website. Highlights of three Premier League matches are on MOTD at 22:20 ...

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Meldonium users may continue to avoid bans under new Wada guidelines

Athletes who test positive for banned substance meldonium after next month’s Olympic Games in Rio may not face sanctions, under new guidelines. The World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) has extended the period in which athletes who test positive may not be ...

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Murray fighting to avoid shock defeat

French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 22 May to 5 June Coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, the BBC Sport website and app. Andy Murray was digging deep to ...

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Murray fighting to avoid shock defeat

French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 22 May to 5 June Coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, the BBC Sport website and app. Andy Murray was digging deep to ...

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Maria Sharapova, others could avoid meldonium sanctions

ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images Maria Sharapova announces she failed a doping test at the Australian Open during March presser. Maria Sharapova’s road to Rio may have gotten a little clearer Tuesday. The Russian tennis star — one of 172 athletes to ...

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Islanders not trying to avoid Penguins, Capitals in playoffs

Geoff Burke/USA Today Sports John Tavares says the Islanders are not trying to manipulate the standings, and their playoff seeding, down the stretch. The chatter used to take place around bars and water coolers, but now it’s generally seen around ...

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Rockets avoid sweep, beat Warriors in Game 4 to stay alive

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images Rockets star James Harden scores a career playoff-high 45 points in Game 4. ROCKETS 128, WARRIORS 115 HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden scored a playoff career-high 45 points and the Houston Rockets led from start to finish ...

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Teams avoid LSU's La'El Collins at NFL draft

Stacy Revere/Getty Images La’el Collins doesn’t get drafted. A week ago, La’El Collins seemed like a possible first-round pick. But on Saturday, the LSU offensive tackle watched his stock bottom out, going untouched on the final day of the NFL ...

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