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Lowry holds one-shot lead in RBC Heritage

Shane Lowry has parred his final two holes to hold on to a one-stroke lead through two rounds in the rain-delayed RBC Heritage. Lowry was among 56 players who didn’t finish on Friday because of a nearly four-hour weather delay. The Irishman made pars on the 17th and 18th holes …

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Heavy clashes in suburbs of Libyan capital

Heavy clashes have broken out in the southern districts of the Libyan capital Tripoli, as the death toll from two weeks of fighting between the country’s rival governments rose to 220. The spike in violence happened after the White House said on Friday that President Donald Trump had spoken by …

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Man City return prime, Newcastle near safety

Manchester City have exacted a bit of revenge on Tottenham Hotspur and returned to the top of the English Premier League. Teenager Phil Foden’s first goal gave City a 1-0 win over Spurs which lifted them one point above Liverpool with four games left. The teams’ second meeting in three …

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Fognini knocks Nadal out of Monte Carlo

Rafael Nadal has suffered a shock 6-4 6-2 semi-final defeat against flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini at the Monte Carlo Masters, showing rare signs of weakness five weeks before the French Open. The 11-time champion’s loss on Saturday ended a series of 25 consecutive sets won on his favourite clay as …

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Confident Stosur wants shot at Fed Cup win

Samantha Stosur wants another crack on Sunday after hitting the ball as sweetly as ever in front of a home crowd she said rivalled anything in her 20-year career. The former US Open champion came within a whisker of upsetting Belarus’s world No.10 Aryna Sabalenka in the opening Fed Cup …

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Soil probed at two unnamed WA schools

Investigations are being carried out at two WA schools that officials believe might sit on contaminated land, but they’re refusing to reveal which schools. The Education Department won’t name them. Neither will the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation. It comes after confirmation Merredin College is on the State’s contaminated …

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