NBA: Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry's worst five seconds of basketball

Golden State superstar Stephen Curry shows he is human after all with five seconds of basketball to forget in the Warriors' 130-111 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night.

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Kilmarnock 2-1 Rangers: Jordan Jones winner renders Jermain Defoe goal meaningless

Jordan Jones scores the winner against the club he will join this summer, as Kilmarnock came from behind to beat Rangers and move into second place in the Scottish Premiership.

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Soccer and soju: The football match that kicked off Korean peace

How a friendly chat on the sidelines opened the door for North and South Korea to start talking.

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Tiger Woods to open 2019 at Farmers Insurance Open looking for 81st PGA Tour title

Tiger Woods makes his first start of 2019 at the Farmers Insurance Open on a Torrey Pines course that has proved so successful for him.

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Winx world’s best at last but has to share top billing with Cracksman

• Australian mare won her fourth Cox Plate in October• John Gosden’s Cracksman rated alongside Winx on 130Winx, the Australian mare who took her winning sequence to 29 races with a record fourth success in the Cox Plate in October, was named the world’s best racehorse for the first time in her career at a ceremony in London on Wednesday.She took only a share of the prize, however, as Cracksman, John Gosden’s Champion Stakes winner, was rated alongside Winx on a mark of 130, with Accelerate, the Breeders’ Cup Classic winner, third on the list with a rating of 128. Continue reading...

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Emiliano Sala: Missing Cardiff City footballer search resumes

Cardiff City's Emiliano Sala and pilot David Ibbotson were flying in a plane that vanished from radar.

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'No cakes or candles' for Warren Gatland's final Six Nations, says Alun Wyn Jones

Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones predicts business as usual - and little sentiment - for Warren Gatland's final Six Nations with Wales.

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Manchester City reach Carabao Cup final with 10-0 aggregate win over Burton Albion

Manchester City reach the Carabao Cup final by completing a 10-0 aggregate win over League One Burton in their semi-final.

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The Breakdown | Concentration of Ireland rugby talent leaves English trailing in Europe

Leinster – and the fast-rising Scottish sides – are packed full of internationals while Test players are spread more thinly across their Premiership and Top 14 rivalsThe Premiership goes into the final round of the European Champions Cup group stage this weekend hunting a first victory over an Irish province in this season’s tournament. Its clubs have three opportunities: Ulster travel to Leicester, Leinster are away to Wasps and, in the one contest that has an outcome for both teams, Exeter have to become the fourth team to topple Munster at Thomond Park in the competition.The Chiefs’ task is even more demanding because of the bonus point Munster secured at Gloucester last Friday. It means Exeter not only have to win but deny their opponents a bonus point, unless they score at least four tries. For all the impact they have made in the Premiership in recent seasons, reaching the last three finals, they have yet to find the formula in Europe where a gameplan based on retaining possession is more hazardous because of the extra latitude given to the defending side at the breakdown. Continue reading...

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Emiliano Sala dominates news, thoughts and prayers in Argentina

In two small, tightknit towns, locals hold the footballer dear, wait for updates and still hope for a miracleEmiliano Sala made a name for himself in France, playing for Bordeaux and Nantes among other clubs, but grew up in Argentina and the shock of what has happened to him is felt as much there as it is in Europe. Related: Emiliano Sala: little hope player and pilot are alive, say rescuers Continue reading...

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