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  • PSG put faith in Blanc to reach European summit

    PSG put faith in Blanc to reach European summit

    By Julien Pretot PARIS (Reuters) - Paris St Germain opted for stability and extended coach Laurent Blanc's contract until 2018 on Thursday, giving the former France boss two extra seasons to achieve European glory. The Ligue 1 club have yet to … More »

    Reuters - 19 minutes ago
  • Williams beats Radwanska to reach quarterfinals in Taiwan

    KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) -- Top-seeded Venus Williams overpowered Urszula Radwanska of Poland, 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the quarterfinals of the Taiwan Open on Thursday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Nasri wants to end career at Manchester City

    Nasri wants to end career at Manchester City

    (Reuters) - Samir Nasri hopes to end his career at Manchester City despite the club replacing the injury-plagued midfielder with young striker Kelechi Iheanacho in their Champions League squad for the knockout rounds earlier this month. The former … More »

    Reuters - 43 minutes ago
  • Wednesday's Sports in Brief

    The U.S. Olympic Committee will hire two infectious disease specialists to advise potential Olympians who are worried about the Zika outbreak in Brazil. USOC CEO Scott Blackmun sent a letter to all possible Olympians, acknowledging the growing … More »

    AP - Sports - 43 minutes ago
  • Blazers win eighth of 9 to jump Rockets

    Blazers win eighth of 9 to jump Rockets

    The Houston Rockets are ''broken,'' according to their coach and star player. The Portland Trail Blazers are in the middle of their best run of basketball all season. When they went head-to-head Wednesday night, the result was a 116-103 win for … More »

    AP - Sports - 43 minutes ago