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Motor racing: Brilliant Hamilton blazes to Melbourne pole

MELBOURNE Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton roared to a record seventh pole at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on Saturday, blitzing the field in his Mercedes with a blazing lap at Albert Park.

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Motor racing: McLaren ready for 'attack mode', says buoyed Alonso

MELBOURNE McLaren's hopes of returning to the Formula One big-time with Renault power appeared ambitious after qualifying at the Australian Grand Prix on Saturday but a relieved Fernando Alonso was content to be in the hunt for points.

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Boxing: Nevada State suspends Alvarez after second positive test

Mexican boxer Canelo Alvarez was temporarily suspended by the Nevada State Athletic Commission following two positive tests for the banned fat-burning drug clenbuterol, the body's executive director Bob Bennett said in a statement on Friday.

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Man arrested for burglarizing Patriots Gronkowski's home

A 31-year-old man has been arrested and two men remain at large for burglarizing the Massachusetts home of New England Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski following the team's Super Bowl loss, police said.

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Motor racing: Angry Ricciardo slams stewards for grid penalty

MELBOURNE A frustrated Daniel Ricciardo will start his home Australian Grand Prix from eighth on the grid after being handed a three-place grid penalty for a Friday practice infringement.

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Dutch soccer icon Gullit switched on by esports

LONDON Ruud Gullit won soccer league titles in Italy and the Netherlands and his flowing dreadlocks, together with Marco van Basten's wondergoal, were the abiding memories of the Dutch side that won the 1988 European Championship.

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The flip sides of free agency Mar 23 2018

In this week's Keeping Score podcast, sports agent Rick Davis explains some of the dynamics that have let NFL stars land big contracts while some of baseball’s big names felt left out in the cold. Full Article