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‘They got it right’: Mourinho on vital VAR moments in Man City-Spurs Champions League thriller

Jose Mourinho says the match officials “got it right” in crucial moments as they consulted the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in Manchester City’s dramatic Champions League exit at the hands of Tottenham on Wednesday night. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘They got it right’: Mourinho on vital VAR moments in Man City-Spurs Champions League thriller

Jose Mourinho says the match officials “got it right” in crucial moments as they consulted the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in Manchester City’s dramatic Champions League exit at the hands of Tottenham on Wednesday night. Read Full Article at RT.com

Son Heung-min: 5 things you need to know about S. Korean star who fired Spurs into UCL semis

Tottenham's path to the semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League has been a story of team over individuals, but there's no ignoring the fact that one man, in particular, played a huge part in their progression - Son Heung-min. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Son Heung-min: 5 things you need to know about S. Korean star who fired Spurs into UCL semis

Tottenham's path to the semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League has been a story of team over individuals, but there's no ignoring the fact that one man, in particular, played a huge part in their progression - Son Heung-min. Read Full Article at RT.com

Reaction as Spurs knock Man City out on astonishing night of Champions League drama

Social media has reacted to one of the most incredible nights in recent Champions League memory as Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur played out a seven-goal thriller in their quarter-final second leg at the Etihad Stadium. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Reaction as Spurs knock Man City out on astonishing night of Champions League drama

Social media has reacted to one of the most incredible nights in recent Champions League memory as Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur played out a seven-goal thriller in their quarter-final second leg at the Etihad Stadium. Read Full Article at RT.com

Rugby star Israel Folau requests hearing over ‘hell awaits gay people’ comments

Wallabies star Israel Folau has requested a code of conduct hearing over his breach notice issued by Rugby Australia, after he made a controversial social media post claiming that “hell awaits all sinners,” including homosexuals. Read Full Article at RT.
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Rugby star Israel Folau requests hearing over ‘hell awaits gay people’ comments

Wallabies star Israel Folau has requested a code of conduct hearing over his breach notice issued by Rugby Australia, after he made a controversial social media post claiming that “hell awaits all sinners,” including homosexuals. Read Full Article at RT.com

Paying the price: Juventus shares PLUNGE after Champions League exit to Ajax

The UEFA Champions League woes of Juventus were felt far beyond the pitch as the Italian giants’ share price dropped by more than a fifth on Wednesday morning, after the club suffered a quarter-final exit at the hands of Ajax. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Paying the price: Juventus shares PLUNGE after Champions League exit to Ajax

The UEFA Champions League woes of Juventus were felt far beyond the pitch as the Italian giants’ share price dropped by more than a fifth on Wednesday morning, after the club suffered a quarter-final exit at the hands of Ajax. Read Full Article at RT.com

Dutch delight: Why Ajax's remarkable Champions League run is so welcome

There is a clip doing the rounds on social media from Ajax’s victory against Juventus in Turin on Tuesday night which almost perfectly encapsulates the Dutch team and their remarkable Champions League run this season. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Dutch delight: Why Ajax's remarkable Champions League run is so welcome

There is a clip doing the rounds on social media from Ajax’s victory against Juventus in Turin on Tuesday night which almost perfectly encapsulates the Dutch team and their remarkable Champions League run this season. Read Full Article at RT.com

Mo Salah makes Time’s ‘100 most influential’ people list, calls for better treatment of women

Liverpool and Egypt striker Mohamed Salah is among the cover stars for Time magazine’s ‘100 most influential people’ list, as he used the chance to call for the better treatment of women «in my culture and in the Middle East.» Read Full Art
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Mo Salah makes Time’s ‘100 most influential’ people list, calls for better treatment of women

Liverpool and Egypt striker Mohamed Salah is among the cover stars for Time magazine’s ‘100 most influential people’ list, as he used the chance to call for the better treatment of women «in my culture and in the Middle East.» Read Full Article at RT.com

WATCH: Pitcher shows incredible Matrix-style reflexes to dodge 90mph ball flying towards his head

Houston Astros pitcher Collin McHugh played out a scene from Hollywood blockbuster 'The Matrix' when the MLB star showed incredible reflexes to dodge a ball rapidly coming his way. Read Full Article at RT.com
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WATCH: Pitcher shows incredible Matrix-style reflexes to dodge 90mph ball flying towards his head

Houston Astros pitcher Collin McHugh played out a scene from Hollywood blockbuster 'The Matrix' when the MLB star showed incredible reflexes to dodge a ball rapidly coming his way. Read Full Article at RT.com

Messi marches on, Ronaldo bows out: Reaction to UCL drama as Barca through, Juve out

There were contrasting fortunes for generational greats Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the UEFA Champions League as the Argentine guided his Barcelona team into the semi-finals while Ronaldo’s Juventus crashed out. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Messi marches on, Ronaldo bows out: Reaction to UCL drama as Barca through, Juve out

There were contrasting fortunes for generational greats Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in the UEFA Champions League as the Argentine guided his Barcelona team into the semi-finals while Ronaldo’s Juventus crashed out. Read Full Article at RT.com

'He's nowhere near the world's best right now': Twitter reacts to De Gea's howler against Barcelona

Tweeters piled in after Manchester United stopper David De Gea suffered a horrible blunder while conceding Lionel Messi's second goal in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final clash against Barcelona. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'He's nowhere near the world's best right now': Twitter reacts to De Gea's howler against Barcelona

Tweeters piled in after Manchester United stopper David De Gea suffered a horrible blunder while conceding Lionel Messi's second goal in the UEFA Champions League quarter-final clash against Barcelona. Read Full Article at RT.com

'He secured the bag!': Twitter reacts to NFL star Russell Wilson's record-breaking new contract

Late on Monday Seattle Seahawks star Russell Wilson agreed a $140 million, four-year contract that made him the most highly-paid player in NFL history. His deal - and his announcement - drew plenty of reaction on social media... Read Full Article at RT.com
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'He secured the bag!': Twitter reacts to NFL star Russell Wilson's record-breaking new contract

Late on Monday Seattle Seahawks star Russell Wilson agreed a $140 million, four-year contract that made him the most highly-paid player in NFL history. His deal - and his announcement - drew plenty of reaction on social media... Read Full Article at RT.com

'A proper Russian!' McGregor gives shout-out to Ovechkin after big NHL knockout, to jibe Khabib?

Former UFC double champ Conor McGregor was impressed by the knockout power of Russian NHL superstar Alex Ovechkin, who fought an on-ice opponent last night in a Stanley Cup playoffs game against the Carolina Hurricanes. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'A proper Russian!' McGregor gives shout-out to Ovechkin after big NHL knockout, to jibe Khabib?

Former UFC double champ Conor McGregor was impressed by the knockout power of Russian NHL superstar Alex Ovechkin, who fought an on-ice opponent last night in a Stanley Cup playoffs game against the Carolina Hurricanes. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Heartbreaking & terrible’: Sports world mourns Notre Dame Cathedral destruction after horrific fire

Athletes, sports figures and professional clubs have joined an unrelenting chorus of support and mourning to express condolences to the French people after the world renowned Notre Dame Cathedral was engulfed by fire. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Heartbreaking & terrible’: Sports world mourns Notre Dame Cathedral destruction after horrific fire

Athletes, sports figures and professional clubs have joined an unrelenting chorus of support and mourning to express condolences to the French people after the world renowned Notre Dame Cathedral was engulfed by fire. Read Full Article at RT.com

Threat to Russian dominance? Meet 13yo American figure skater Alysa Liu

Russia’s dominance in women’s figure skating has been indisputable since 2015, with the nation cleaning up title after title. But the long-running winning streak could soon be broken with the emergence of US star Alysa Liu. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Threat to Russian dominance? Meet 13yo American figure skater Alysa Liu

Russia’s dominance in women’s figure skating has been indisputable since 2015, with the nation cleaning up title after title. But the long-running winning streak could soon be broken with the emergence of US star Alysa Liu. Read Full Article at RT.com

UEFA Champions League: 'Unstoppable' Ronaldo returns for Juventus as Ajax hope for de Jong fitness

Tuesday's UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg tie in Turin sees both Juventus and Ajax looking to welcome back influential stars with the tie perfectly poised at 1-1 after the first leg in Amsterdam. Read Full Article at RT.com
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UEFA Champions League: 'Unstoppable' Ronaldo returns for Juventus as Ajax hope for de Jong fitness

Tuesday's UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg tie in Turin sees both Juventus and Ajax looking to welcome back influential stars with the tie perfectly poised at 1-1 after the first leg in Amsterdam. Read Full Article at RT.com

Water polo coach 'Khabib-jumps' on a rival player, instigates mass brawl (VIDEO)

An amateur water polo game in Moscow was halted after a coach jumped into the swimming pool to fight with a player who intentionally hurled a ball at his face, mimicking Khabib's notorious UFC 229 'Eagle jump.' Read Full Article at RT.com
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Water polo coach 'Khabib-jumps' on a rival player, instigates mass brawl (VIDEO)

An amateur water polo game in Moscow was halted after a coach jumped into the swimming pool to fight with a player who intentionally hurled a ball at his face, mimicking Khabib's notorious UFC 229 'Eagle jump.' Read Full Article at RT.com

'I was fighting in a dungeon': UFC star Cub Swanson on his early days in MMA

UFC veteran and longtime featherweight contender Cub Swanson joined Robin Black on Fight Night on RT Sport and lifted the lid on his early days as an MMA fighter. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'I was fighting in a dungeon': UFC star Cub Swanson on his early days in MMA

UFC veteran and longtime featherweight contender Cub Swanson joined Robin Black on Fight Night on RT Sport and lifted the lid on his early days as an MMA fighter. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Can it play center-back?' Fans react after sex toy found in Old Trafford dugout

United picked up a 2-1 win over the Hammers at Old Trafford, but the score wasn't the only talking point after the match, as a rubber sex toy was discovered in the dugout after the game by Press Association journalist Simon Peach. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'Can it play center-back?' Fans react after sex toy found in Old Trafford dugout

United picked up a 2-1 win over the Hammers at Old Trafford, but the score wasn't the only talking point after the match, as a rubber sex toy was discovered in the dugout after the game by Press Association journalist Simon Peach. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Lack of respect’: Fans react to controversial cover featuring Messi & Ronaldo kissing

The new edition of French outlet Football France has caused a stir among fans, after arguably the world’s two best players, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, were pictured kissing each other on the cover. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Lack of respect’: Fans react to controversial cover featuring Messi & Ronaldo kissing

The new edition of French outlet Football France has caused a stir among fans, after arguably the world’s two best players, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, were pictured kissing each other on the cover. Read Full Article at RT.com

Red mist: Livid MLS star Kaku dismissed for smashing football into the crowd at Kansas City

New York Red Bulls star Kaku was the talking point of Major League Soccer and beyond after his 88th-minute meltdown saw him sent off after he smashed a football into the crowd, leaving a fan with a bloody nose. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Red mist: Livid MLS star Kaku dismissed for smashing football into the crowd at Kansas City

New York Red Bulls star Kaku was the talking point of Major League Soccer and beyond after his 88th-minute meltdown saw him sent off after he smashed a football into the crowd, leaving a fan with a bloody nose. Read Full Article at RT.com

Weather anchor says she got ‘death threats’ for interrupting Tiger Woods’ Masters triumph

Ella Dorsey, a weather presenter for Atlanta’s CBS46, said she was bombarded with “death threats” after cutting into Tiger Woods’ Masters victory to make a tornado warning. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Weather anchor says she got ‘death threats’ for interrupting Tiger Woods’ Masters triumph

Ella Dorsey, a weather presenter for Atlanta’s CBS46, said she was bombarded with “death threats” after cutting into Tiger Woods’ Masters victory to make a tornado warning. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘See you in September’: Khabib awaits after Poirier sees off Holloway in slugfest

Khabib Nurmagomedov heaped praise on UFC rivals Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway after the pair put on a slugfest at UFC 236, which saw Poirier emerge the winner on the scorecards to set up a meeting with the undefeated Russian. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘See you in September’: Khabib awaits after Poirier sees off Holloway in slugfest

Khabib Nurmagomedov heaped praise on UFC rivals Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway after the pair put on a slugfest at UFC 236, which saw Poirier emerge the winner on the scorecards to set up a meeting with the undefeated Russian. Read Full Article at RT.com

Chelsea ‘hold exploratory talks with 3 groups over potential $3.2bn sale’

Chelsea have held talks with several potential buyers amid fervent speculation that Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich is willing to sell the club, according to reports in the UK. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Chelsea ‘hold exploratory talks with 3 groups over potential $3.2bn sale’

Chelsea have held talks with several potential buyers amid fervent speculation that Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich is willing to sell the club, according to reports in the UK. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘Get some wins, then we can talk about a rematch’ – Khabib mocks McGregor with fresh rebuke

UFC lightweight king Khabib Nurmagomedov has issued another stinging rebuke to rival Conor McGregor, telling the Irishman to “get some wins” before entertaining any notion of a rematch between the pair. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘Get some wins, then we can talk about a rematch’ – Khabib mocks McGregor with fresh rebuke

UFC lightweight king Khabib Nurmagomedov has issued another stinging rebuke to rival Conor McGregor, telling the Irishman to “get some wins” before entertaining any notion of a rematch between the pair. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Get your sh*t together': Dustin Poirier fires warning at Khabib after claiming interim UFC title

Dustin Poirier will be next in line for UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov after he defeated featherweight king Max Holloway at UFC 236 to claim interim gold and set up a September meeting with the Russian. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'Get your sh*t together': Dustin Poirier fires warning at Khabib after claiming interim UFC title

Dustin Poirier will be next in line for UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov after he defeated featherweight king Max Holloway at UFC 236 to claim interim gold and set up a September meeting with the Russian. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘See you in September’: Khabib ready after Poirier sees off Holloway in slugfest

Khabib Nurmagomedov heaped praise on UFC rivals Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway after the pair put on a slugfest at UFC 236, which saw Poirier emerge the winner on the scorecards to set up a meeting with the undefeated Russian. Read Full Article at RT.com
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‘See you in September’: Khabib ready after Poirier sees off Holloway in slugfest

Khabib Nurmagomedov heaped praise on UFC rivals Dustin Poirier and Max Holloway after the pair put on a slugfest at UFC 236, which saw Poirier emerge the winner on the scorecards to set up a meeting with the undefeated Russian. Read Full Article at RT.com

UFC 236: Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier battle for interim lightweight title in Atlanta

Follow the action with live updates throughout the night as the UFC puts two interim world titles on the line in Atlanta, USA. Read Full Article at RT.com
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UFC 236: Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier battle for interim lightweight title in Atlanta

Follow the action with live updates throughout the night as the UFC puts two interim world titles on the line in Atlanta, USA. Read Full Article at RT.com

'The most exciting light heavyweight going': Nikita Krylov stuns Saint-Preux with UFC 236 submission

Russia's Nikita Krylov gained a measure of revenge for his 2014 defeat against Ovince Saint-Preux, strangling the American light heavyweight with a second-round rear-naked choke in the UFC 236 main card opener. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'The most exciting light heavyweight going': Nikita Krylov stuns Saint-Preux with UFC 236 submission

Russia's Nikita Krylov gained a measure of revenge for his 2014 defeat against Ovince Saint-Preux, strangling the American light heavyweight with a second-round rear-naked choke in the UFC 236 main card opener. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Fight of the year': Israel Adesanya claims UFC gold in instant classic with Kelvin Gastelum

'The Last Stylebender' Israel Adesanya claimed interim UFC gold barely a year after joining the promotion, outpointing Kelvin Gastelum after a five-round 'Fight of the Year' candidate at UFC 236. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'Fight of the year': Israel Adesanya claims UFC gold in instant classic with Kelvin Gastelum

'The Last Stylebender' Israel Adesanya claimed interim UFC gold barely a year after joining the promotion, outpointing Kelvin Gastelum after a five-round 'Fight of the Year' candidate at UFC 236. Read Full Article at RT.com

Winner faces Khabib: Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier set to duel at UFC 236

There is more than just the UFC's interim lightweight title on the line in the UFC 236 headliner between Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier on Saturday, as the winner will jump to the top of the queue to face Khabib Nurmagomedov. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Winner faces Khabib: Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier set to duel at UFC 236

There is more than just the UFC's interim lightweight title on the line in the UFC 236 headliner between Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier on Saturday, as the winner will jump to the top of the queue to face Khabib Nurmagomedov. Read Full Article at RT.com

Boxing referee sues California Commission for alleged in-ring exposure to HIV

Marcos Rosales, a well-known combat sports judge and referee, has filed a lawsuit against the California State Athletic Commission after he was allegedly assigned to referee a bout in which one of the fighters was HIV positive. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Boxing referee sues California Commission for alleged in-ring exposure to HIV

Marcos Rosales, a well-known combat sports judge and referee, has filed a lawsuit against the California State Athletic Commission after he was allegedly assigned to referee a bout in which one of the fighters was HIV positive. Read Full Article at RT.com

Ronaldo-less Juve made to wait for 8th straight Serie A title after defeat at lowly SPAL

A Juventus team minus a host of stars including Cristiano Ronaldo were made to wait to wrap up an eighth consecutive Serie A title as they slipped to defeat at SPAL. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Ronaldo-less Juve made to wait for 8th straight Serie A title after defeat at lowly SPAL

A Juventus team minus a host of stars including Cristiano Ronaldo were made to wait to wrap up an eighth consecutive Serie A title as they slipped to defeat at SPAL. Read Full Article at RT.com

Burnley star Ashley Barnes yellow-carded after KISSING Cardiff’s Joe Bennett on nose (VIDEO)

There were bizarre scenes in the Premier League clash between Burnley and Cardiff City on Saturday when striker Ashley Barnes was shown a yellow card after kissing rival Joe Bennett on the nose. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Burnley star Ashley Barnes yellow-carded after KISSING Cardiff’s Joe Bennett on nose (VIDEO)

There were bizarre scenes in the Premier League clash between Burnley and Cardiff City on Saturday when striker Ashley Barnes was shown a yellow card after kissing rival Joe Bennett on the nose. Read Full Article at RT.com

'He knew it was an accident': Chris Smalling defends Lionel Messi 'nosebleed' challenge

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling insists there was no ill intent after his robust aerial challenge left Barcelona's Lionel Messi with a bloody nose during Wednesday's Champions League at Old Trafford. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'He knew it was an accident': Chris Smalling defends Lionel Messi 'nosebleed' challenge

Manchester United defender Chris Smalling insists there was no ill intent after his robust aerial challenge left Barcelona's Lionel Messi with a bloody nose during Wednesday's Champions League at Old Trafford. Read Full Article at RT.com

'Barca & Juve have a little advantage. It's a classic final': Mourinho makes UCL predictions (VIDEO)

Jose Mourinho has given his predictions of who will make the UEFA Champions League semifinal stage after an intriguing round of quarterfinal first leg matches left nothing certain of who will reach the last four. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'Barca & Juve have a little advantage. It's a classic final': Mourinho makes UCL predictions (VIDEO)

Jose Mourinho has given his predictions of who will make the UEFA Champions League semifinal stage after an intriguing round of quarterfinal first leg matches left nothing certain of who will reach the last four. Read Full Article at RT.com