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  1. Hickstead-hosted event named world's best jumping showRead the original story

    12 min ago | Horsetalk

    Hickstead's Longines Royal International Horse Show has been crowned the world's best showjumping competition by the Horse International yearbook, L'Anne Hippique . The international show, which has been held at Hickstead in West Sussex since 1992, won the award for 'Best Showjumping Event of the Year Award 2014', taking a massive 40% of the vote ahead of CHIO Aachen and the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games .

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  2. Leigh Griffiths' defiant reaction on Twitter after Celtic's loss at Dundee UnitedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Business News

    Leigh Griffiths admits Celtic's 2-1 defeat at Dundee United on Sunday afternoon was hardly the result his side wanted - but feels no one will shift them off the top of the SPL . United went 2-0 up against the champions, who needed Griffiths to come on in the 78th minute before getting back into the game.

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  3. Newcastle player ratings: Youngsters impress but Coloccini, Gouffran and Tiote are poorRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | Business News

    The young goalkeeper fared well and was let down badly by his defence for Adam Johnson's late winner. Did particularly well in the air.

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  4. In-form Spurs forward has a key weakness to his gameRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business News

    The 21-year-old can't stop scoring and his first league goal at White Hart Lane since April yesterday showed he does not intend to let up. As Opta stats show, Kane took seven shots during the 2-1 win over Burnley yesterday.

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  5. Coates, Gomez & Wickham react on Twitter to Sunderland's Tyne-Wear derby winRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business News

    The Black Cats had Adam Johnson to thank yet again for scoring against the Magpies , as they left St James' Park with a clean sheet and all three points. "If you are on the losing side, it's painful but if you look at the whole game - the clear chances we created, the way we held Newcastle and didn't stop attacking and breaking and trying to score the goal - I think in the end it was totally deserved.

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  6. Spurs midfielder is proving vital - their very own Jordan HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business News

    There was no pace, no dynamism, no real engine to their play. And it suddenly became clear to those who perhaps hadn't noticed before just how important Mason is to Mauricio Pochettino's style of play.

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  7. 'Saturday Night Live' tackles 'The Interview' brouhahaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Arizona Republic

    'Saturday Night Live' tackles 'The Interview' brouhaha NBC's "Saturday Night Live" took on "The Interview." Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1AUlVsQ So in the wake of The Interview being pulled from release , the drama involving the filmmakers and North Korean dictator "You feel like the cool kids are making fun of you," he told Kim, before putting a positive spin on things, specifically Kim's very specific style.

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  8. Elton John marries David FurnishRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Arizona Republic

    Elton John marries David Furnish Elton John has legally married his partner David Furnish, on the ninth anniversary of their civil partnership in 2005. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1AUcREv The 'Rocket Man' singer officially tied the knot with with his partner at their estate in Windsor in south east England on Dec. 21, 2014, on the ninth anniversary of their civil partnership.

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  9. 10 sports personalities you must follow on Twitter for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    Canada's rising tennis star Eugenie Bouchard captured the country's attention with her breakout season in 2014, making the Wimbledon final and surging into the WTA's top 10 player rankings. Social media has become as much a part of sports fandom as chicken wings, jerseys and watching the big game with friends.

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  10. Grapple at the Garden recap: Maynard, Lawal score wins at MSGRead the original story

    1 hr ago | MMAFighting.com

    Sunday's Grapple at the Garden event at Madison Square Garden featured wrestling battles between well-known names in the world of MMA, as well as some of the finest wrestlers in the country at the high school and college levels. In the main event of the afternoon affair, Olympic hopeful and New York native Kyle Dake of the U.S. took on world champion Arsen Julfalakyan of Armenia.

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  11. Baker, Stewart score medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner

    LAUNCESTON cyclist Georgia Baker claimed a bronze medal in the women's omnium and teamed up with Devonport's Macey Stewart to win silver in the madison as the national track championships wrapped up in Melbourne at the weekend. LAUNCESTON cyclist Georgia Baker claimed a bronze medal in the women's omnium and teamed up with Devonport's Macey Stewart to win silver in the madison as the national track championships wrapped up in Melbourne at the weekend.

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  12. ROWING: Gregory and Sbihi win battle of the seven gold medallistsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

    Alex Gregory, far left, and Mohamed Sbihi, one from left, who teamed up successfully in the GB rowing time trials. ALEX GREGORY, from Wormington in Gloucestershire, and Mohamed Sbihi - the reigning world champions in the men's four - teamed up as a pair at the GB rowing team's winter assessment to win one of the most gruelling tests ever set by head coach Jurgen Grobler.

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  13. Felix Diaz Signs With Haymon, Eyes Lamont Peterson BoutRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Al Haymon has added another fighter to his massive stable, with unbeaten super lightweight contender Felix Diaz the latest to sign with the high-powered boxing adviser. The move comes on the heels of the pending implosion at Iron Mike Productions, whom currently promotes Diaz.

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  14. 'Has to start ahead of Stokes!' Celtic fans react to Griffiths performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business News

    The Bhoys forward impressed Celtic fans after coming on and scoring against Dundee United. A disappointing defeat at Dundee United brought just one positive for Celtic on Sunday afternoon, it seems: the performance of Leigh Griffiths .

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  15. Kyrie Irving named USA Basketball Male of Athlete of the YearRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Fear the Sword

    Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving has been named USA Basketball's 2014 Male Athlete of the Year. Irving, who was the MVP of the 2014 FIBA World Cup as the Americans won the gold medal, was named Athlete of the Year by the USA Basketball Board of Directors.

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  16. Craig Nelson: Dedication to the cause will always be the most...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    VICTORIA Pendleton has taken on an ambitious project for BBC Radio Five Live - trying to get into the mind of a champion. The first of a 10-part documentary series aired on the channel on Thursday night, predictably started with Pendleton's own sport of cycling.

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  17. Compton third in round four of the Cyclo-cross World Cup in NamurRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Round four of the 2014-2015 UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup took place in Namur, Belgium on Sunday with Katie Compton taking a bronze medal for the USA. After falling back in the beginning, Katerina Nash worked her way back up and overtook Marianne Vos to take the win in 44:15.

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  18. 2014 pop culture in review; what's ahead in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheIndyChannel

    Important pop culture moments of 2014. : Lebron James meets the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Kim Kardashian on the cover of Paper magazine, the Jamaican bobsled team competes at the Winter Olympics, Robin Williams, Jennifer Lawrence, "Star Wars: Episode VII" trailer, iPhone 6 bend test, Alex from Target.

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  19. Ighalo, Deeney & Pudil react on Twitter to Watford's win over ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business News

    The Hornets beat the Royals 1-0 to consign Steve Clarke to defeat in his first game in charge at the Madejski stadium. The Hornets beat Reading 1-0 thanks to a second-half strike from Almen Abdi, despite having Gabriele Angella sent off.

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  20. Fan pressure grows on Alan Irvine on Twitter after West Brom defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business News

    Rarely has there been such distaste towards a West Brom manager, with Alan Irvine 's popularity seemingly plummeting further and further every week. This weekend, his Baggies team gave up a 2-0 lead at QPR , as a Charlie Austin hat-trick gave the west London side a 3-2 victory.

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