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Barty beats doubles partner Azarenka to level Fed Cup semi-final

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SYDNEY (Reuters) - World number nine Ashleigh Barty kept alive Australia's hopes of advancing to the...

Partner | Beats | doubles | Barty | Azarenka |

Cotric seeks Blues berth with Raiders form

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Canberra winger Nick Cotric wants to continue his meteoric rise and help the Raiders to their best N...

Blues | raiders | berth | form |

Carlton go to school on AFL heartbreaker

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Carlton will look to avoid the mistakes at crucial times that have cost them dearly this season when...

Carlton | AFL | school |

Kohli credits game-changer Moeen after Bangalore win

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MUMBAI (Reuters) - Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli credited England all-rounder Moee...

Bangalore | Credits | Game | Kohli | changer |

Fast finishing Fremantle beat GWS in AFL

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Fremantle have kicked the opening six goals of the final term to prevail over GWS 16.10 (106) to 11....

fast | Fremantle | Finishing | GWS | AFL |

NSW records first Easter road fatality

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A 92-year-old man has become the first person to die on NSW's roads over the Easter long weekend fol...

Easter | Fatality | records | NSW |

Port's Ryder speaks out after racist abuse

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Port Adelaide star Paddy Ryder has spoken out against racism after he was subjected to vile comments...

speaks | port | abuse | Racist | Ryder |

Thirteen dead in South Africa church collapse

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Heavy rainfall may be to blame for the collapse of a church in South Africa which has killed at leas...

Africa | Thirteen | South | dead | collapse | Church |

Travellers grossed out after man massages woman’s feet on a plane tray table

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A man and his female companion have thrown etiquette out the window with a badly-timed and poorly-pl...

Massages | table | Plane | Tray | travellers | feet |

England batsman Hales takes break for 'personal reasons'

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LONDON (Reuters) - England batsman Alex Hales, who was named in their provisional squad for the Cric...

England | batsman | Reasons |

Owl takes a nap between propeller blades

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The tired bird, which “didn’t give a hoot where it napped”, was found by engineers conducting a pre-...

Nap | Owl | Blades |

Asofa-Solomona escapes NRL ban for stomp

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Melbourne's Nelson Asofa-Solomona has been hit with a grade-one contrary conduct charge at the NRL j...

ban | NRL | escapes |

Mourners for former president Garcia in fatal Peru bus crash

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At least eight people died in Peru after a bus on its way to the burial of former president Alan Gar...

García | crash | President | Peru | Mourners | bus | fatal |

Bolivian artists create sand art on Good Friday

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Some 250 Bolivian and Peruvian artists worked together on Good Friday to create a visual representat...

Sand | Friday | create | artists |

Crows must answer AFL critics: Eddie Betts

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Adelaide's AFL milestone man Eddie Betts is calling for the Crows to answer their critics with a win...

Betts | Eddie | crows | Critics | AFL | answer |

New opponent for Joshua to be announced next week, promoter says

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Joshua, the WBA, IBF, WBO and IBO world champion, had been scheduled to fight American Jarrell Mille...

Joshua | Promoter | opponent | announced |

Weather-delayed RBC Heritage resumes with Lowry ahead

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Play started again at 4:30 p.m. local time (2030 GMT) after severe storms moving through the U.S. So...

heritage | delayed | Lowry | resumes | RBC | Weather |

Notre-Dame paintings removed amid lead pollution fears

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French art experts have ignored warnings of a toxic health threat and have headed inside the stricke...

Paintings | fears | Pollution | Dame | Notre |

Bulldog Lewis reveals Sam Burgess sledge

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Canterbury playmaker Lachlan Lewis says Sam Burgess sledged him during their running battle during S...

Sam | reveals | Bulldog | Lewis |

Mitchell ready to cover for Rooster Keary

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The Sydney Roosters will call on match-winner Latrell Mitchell if Luke Keary fails to recover from a...

Cover | Mitchell | Ready |