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Memphis Kings youth basketball gives gifts to 200 kids

About 200 children got to meet Santa Claus and get their gifts from him that same night, thanks to a Christmas party hosted by the Memphis Kings Saturday. The non-profit youth basketball organization and mentoring program has done this for the last six years, and the number of kids served has grown each …

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Brazil footballer ‘survived Colombia crash by moving seats’

A Brazilian footballer Alan Ruschel, who survived the crash that killed most of his team in Colombia last month changed seats at the last minute after a team mate encouraged him to sit beside him. “Only God can explain why I survived the accident. He grabbed me and gave me …

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Good Morning India!: Vijender Singh Knocks out Francis Cheka, Retains WBO Title

Extending his winning streak to eight, Vijender Singh on Saturday knocked out Francis Cheka in the third round itself to successfully defend his WBO Asia Pacific super middleweight title at Thyagraj stadium in Delhi. At a packed house in the national capital, Vijender didn’t let Cheka settle in and maintained the lead …

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This ‘moment of joy’ was a touching alternative to the moment of silence

After beloved NBA reporter Craig Sager died and left a gaping hole in the basketball universe, he was honored Thursday night in utterly perfect fashion. Just before tipoff of a national televised game between the Warriors and Knicks, Warriors coach Steve Kerr addressed the crowd with a  a moving tribute — and …

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BWF World Super series Finals: PV Sindhu Beats Carolina Marin To Reach Semis

PV Sindhu exacted revenge on Carolina Marin for her loss in the badminton women’s singles final at the Rio Olympics, with an emphatic 21-17, 21-13 win over the Spaniard in her final round robin match at the BWF World Superseries Finals on Friday. Needing a win to reach the semifinals of the tournament, …

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Junior Hockey World Cup: India Edge out Australia to Book Berth in Final

India edged out Australia 4-2 in a shootout in their semifinal clash in the Junior Hockey World Cup, to book a berth in the final of the tournament against Belgium. After a thrilling encounter that finished 2-2 at full time, goalkeeper Vikas Dahiya pulled off two saves in the shootout to …

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Saina Nehwal was called Anti National on Facebook for this…

India’s badminton sensation Saina Nehwal who has won many laurels for the country was labelled as “anti national” in less than 24 hours of sharing a photo of herself with a new phone which she is endorsing on Sunday. For her  remarkable contribution in the field of badminton,Saina (26) has …

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Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d’Or for the fourth time

Cristiano Ronaldo has won the Ballon d’Or award for the fourth time, capping a season in which his Portugal side won Euro 2016 and his club, Real Madrid, took the Champions League. “A great honor to receive my fourth golden ball,” Ronaldo said “The emotion is like the first one. It’s …

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The 10 most unforgettable sports moments of 2016

These were the 10 most unforgettable sports moments of 2016:  Peyton Manning wins Super Bowl 50, his last game After 18 seasons in the NFL— 39-year-old quarterback Peyton Manning called it quits by winning Super Bowl 50, the final game of his career. Villanova’s incredibly clutch shot Though 2016 offered a …

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