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Monday, May 21

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Golfer, 21, asks mom for space, then grabs $1.4M in first PGA win

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Few 21-year-olds will have had a better weekend than Aaron Wise, who pocketed $1.39M for winning the AT&T Byron Nelson, his first PGA TGour victory..

16

Rafael Nadal: Who can stop 'King of Clay' in Paris?

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Perhaps the question heading into next week's French Open should be: "Who can take a set off Rafael Nadal?" instead of "Who can beat Nadal?'"

15

Mo Salah: The Egyptian King in Liverpool

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In this Inside the Middle East special, Becky Anderson heads to Liverpool to speak with football superstar Mohamed Salah about his time in England.

14

The long goodbye - Iniesta sits alone in empty stadium until 1am

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When you've called a place home for over two decades, it can be hard to say goodbye.

Sunday, May 20

02

Conte's Chelsea upsets Man Utd in FA Cup final

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Chelsea won its second trophy under "serial winner" Antonio Conte as an Eden Hazard penalty was enough to secure the FA Cup against Manchester United at Wembley Saturday.

Saturday, May 19

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Home hero Daniel Abt leads Audi 1-2 in Berlin

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Nico Rosberg took to the track again before another home hero Daniel Abt dominated the Berlin ePrix Saturday with third-placed Jean-Eric Vergne tightening his grip on the Formula E world championship title.

Friday, May 18

17

Searching for a royal wedding alternative? Try this ...

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Millions will be watching around the world and fans dressed in red, white and blue will travel for miles to witness the special occasion. Without doubt, they will raucously cheer their heroes.

13

93-year-old golfer scores first hole-in-one - then retires

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If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

Can Kentucky Derby winner Justify the hype?

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Kentucky Derby winner Justify, trained by Bob Baffert, is favorite for the Preakness Stakes, the second leg of the Triple Crown.

12

The Olympic champion raised in a one-room hut

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Knife on one, fork on the other -- those are the words Jerry Tuwai inscribed on his first ever pair of rugby boots.

Thursday, May 17

20

'Touching the trophy' curse strikes again in Europa League final?

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Dimitri Payet touched the Europa League trophy before the final and Twitter was quick to react.

Mo Salah's boots become a museum piece

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He's been nicknamed the "Egyptian King" by Liverpool fans, but match-winner Mo Salah's crowning glory could be seeing his treasured boots on display in one of the world's most prestigious museums.

18

Formula E to make Mideast debut

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Formula E will make its Middle East debut in December with next season's opening race set to take place in Saudi Arabia.

16

Is this artificial 'Surf Ranch' the future of the sport?

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He was worried he might have created a monster, but legendary surfer Kelly Slater is convinced his artificial wave can take surfing into the future.

12

Jordan Spieth's schoolboy letter begins storied PGA Tour career

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He was in class when the call came, but the 16-year-old Jordan Spieth later learned his letter asking to play in the PGA Tour event in his hometown of Dallas had been successful.

10

Could tennis as we know it be set to change?

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Further rule changes -- towel racks, shorter sets and reduced warm-up -- and other innovations such as a 25-second shot clock will be trialed at November's Next Gen ATP Finals and some could be introduced on the senior men's tour as early…

Wednesday, May 16

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Griezmann guides Atletico Madrid to Europa League glory

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Antoine Griezmann's stardust guided Atletico Madrid to a third Europa League title as the Spanish club outclassed Marseille on a memorable night in Lyon.

22

The volcano erupted -- but they kept golfing

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The sky is lovely, dark and deep. But these golfers in Hawaii have rounds to go before they sleep.

17

Say hi to Kentucky Chrome, the little pony with a big bag of tricks

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If there's one thing Kentucky Chrome can be accused of being, it's a two-trick pony.

Tuesday, May 15

23

Two rugby players die from 'breathing difficulties' in Sri Lanka

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Two British rugby players on a tour of Sri Lanka have died just a couple of days apart.

20

F1 great Massa to race in Formula E

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Felipe Massa is to race in Formula E -- a year after the Brazilian called time on his long and storied Formula One career.

19

How the Rio Olympics transformed the lives of two Congolese judo refugees

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Two years on from the Olympic Games, Yolande Mabika and Popole Misenga's lives have been entirely transformed by their place in the 10-person Olympic refugee team.

18

NBA playoffs: For the surprising Boston Celtics, the future is now

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After a roster overhaul and two devastating injuries, Boston wasn't expected back in the Eastern Conference Finals. But perhaps more should have seen this coming.

17

F1 gets green light for Miami race... but not everyone's happy

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Formula One could be coming to downtown Miami for the first time as soon as next year.

Olympic sailing overhauled in 'gender equity' drive

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The winds of change are blowing across sailing, and some prospective Olympians will have to adjust their course or miss out on the 2024 Paris Games.

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The legend of America's greatest war horse

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CNN takes a closer look at the life of Sergeant Reckless, a small racehorse with an appetite for beer and coffee who would become America's greatest war horse during the Korean War. This month marks the 50th anniversary of her death at the…

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World Cup: 'We need to invest in sports, not only guns'

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As tensions between Russia and the West reach a fever pitch, Muscovites say international football fans are welcome, shruggling off any political crisis as just another game.

Monday, May 14

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US Supreme Court lets states legalize sports gambling

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The Supreme Court cleared the way on Monday for states to legalize sports betting, striking down a 1992 federal law that had prohibited most states from authorizing sports betting.

18

Mo Salah's incredible season in numbers

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Mo Salah could yet write one final crowning chapter in what has been a phenomenal season for Liverpool's Egyptian international.

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The world's first goat golf caddies

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Tucked away in the highlands of east Oregon, United States is Silvies Valley Ranch.