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Ronaldo on rape claim: My lawyers are confident

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Cristiano Ronaldo said he was a "happy man" and that the truth will come out about the rape allegation against him, while answering questions Monday at a news conference in Manchester, England.

Monday, Oct 22

19

Mourinho says his 'future' is at Man Utd

CNN / Sport

Manchester United versus Juventus is a mouthwatering fixture on any occasion, but Tuesday's Champions League clash between the European heavyweights offers more than the usual dollop of fascinating subplots.

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Sailing: Is there a recipe for sustained Olympic success?

CNN / Sport

Olympic glory is the ultimate honour in most sports. Sailing is no different. Two years from Tokyo 2020, CNN's MainSail visited the World Sailing Championships in Aarhus, Denmark to discover if there was a secret recipe to Olympic success.

16

Lewis Hamilton laments US failure

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Lewis Hamilton was left to rue his Mercedes team's tactics at the US Grand Prix, which forced the British driver to keep his champagne on ice for another week at least.

14

NFL anthem protestors clash

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Eric Reid and Malcolm Jenkins clash ... Mauro Icardi nets last-gasp winner in Milan derby ... Kyle Edmund wins emotional maiden title ... LeBron James acts as peacemaker. Here's your Monday sporting recap.

Raikkonen delays Hamilton's title celebrations

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Lewis Hamilton will have to wait a little longer to clinch his fifth F1 world title after Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen claimed his first victory in 113 races to win a gripping US Grand Prix in Texas Sunday.

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Does the NFL's open locker room policy need to change?

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Does the NFL's open locker room policy need to change?

Barca star Messi fractures right arm

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Lionel Messi has fractured a bone in his right arm and will miss the El Clasico match against Real Madrid next week.

12

Real coach Lopetegui's future in doubt -- reports

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It's been a tough few months for Julen Lopetegui.

11

How sailing changed a pop star's life

CNN / Sport

Duran Duran lead singer Simon Le Bon was at the height of his fame in 1985 when his life was turned upside down.

Sunday, Oct 21

12

MotoGP: Marc Marquez clinches world championship

CNN / Sport

Spain's Marc Marquez was crowned MotoGP world champion for the fifth time in six years with a stunning victory in the Japanese MotoGP Sunday.

Saturday, Oct 20

17

Mourinho provoked on touchline as Man Utd held

CNN / Sport

Ross Barkley's goal deep in stoppage time ensured Chelsea remain unbeaten in the Premier League as Maurizio Sarri team earned a 2-2 draw with Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Friday, Oct 19

16

LeBron loses in LA Lakers debut

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LeBron James made an electric start to life with the Los Angeles Lakers, but his impressive performance was not enough to earn the win.

Bayern lash out at 'disrespectful and disgusting' media

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Bayern Munich's uncertain start to the season under new coach Niko Kovac has moved club bosses at the dominant force in German football to point the finger at the media for what they say is "disrespectful and disgusting" reporting.

13

On the ropes, but Eddie Jones up for World Cup 'sparring'

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He's on the ropes with more problems mounting, but embattled England rugby coach Eddie Jones insists his blueprint for World Cup success is still sound.

Gary Player: On the bag for a golfing great

CNN / Sport

What's it like caddying for nine-time major winner Gary Player? CNN Living Golf's Shane O'Donoghue found out.

12

Ascot Champions Day: Frankel son Cracksman eyes last shot at glory

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He was distracted by the "girls" when beaten on his last outing at Ascot, but Frankel's son Cracksman will be looking to finish his racing career in style on the most valuable day of racing in the UK calendar.

11

'Perfect' Hamilton on verge of greatness

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Lewis Hamilton sits on the brink of a fifth Formula One world title, a milestone previously reached by only two other drivers in the sport's history.

Thursday, Oct 18

18

Serena Williams' coach: allow on-court coaching

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Patrick Mouratoglou, the coach of 23-time grand slam winner Serena Williams, speaks out for the first time since he was at the center of a controversial umpire row during the US Open women's final.

14

How the super rich are saving the seas

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It may be a magnet for ocean-going excess, but the Monaco Yacht Show is becoming an increasingly precious jewel in the fight to save our seas.

12

New Monaco boss Henry aims to emulate Guardiola

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In his first press conference as Monaco boss, Thierry Henry says Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola will be his "reference" as he embarks on his first managerial role.

Wednesday, Oct 17

17

Real Madrid protests Miami match plan

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Real Madrid has written to the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) to register the club's opposition to La Liga's plan to stage a league match between Barcelona and Girona this season in the US.

Australian star calls for indigenous shirt at Rugby World Cup

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Australian rugby union star Kurtley Beale has called for the Wallabies to wear an indigenous-themed jersey at the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

16

Washington Wizards hire Kristi Toliver as WNBA player blazes trail

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As a child, Kristi Toliver dreamed about becoming the first woman to play in the NBA. This week she became a pioneer in the sport a different way.

14

Juve star: 'Just being able to play football is not enough'

Bleacher Report

While strikers celebrate scoring goals, nobody celebrates a defensive challenge or block quite like Giorgio Chiellini.

11

Snubbing the NFL to star in the Gay Bowl

CNN / Sport

Blending ex-pros, LGBT enthusiasts and straight athletes, the tournament is shaping lives.

10

Vonn and Shiffrin gear up for new season

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Snow is falling. Mountains are transforming into winter playgrounds. And the world's best ski racers are gearing up for the thrills and spills of a new World Cup season.

01

USA Gymnastics' interim president resigns

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The revolving door of USA Gymnastics' top leadership keeps spinning as the organization struggles to recover from the Larry Nassar scandal.

Tuesday, Oct 16

20

There is life after LeBron James, says Kevin Love

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He may wear size-19 sneakers, but Kevin Love still has some big shoes to fill.

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Horse superstars giving Federer & Messi a run for their money

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The main auction ring at Tattersalls, Europe's leading bloodstock auctioneers, is packed as Lot 325 nervously enters.