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Brits retire from America's Cup trials race with damage

Ainslie's crew pulled up on the third of seven legs on Bermuda's Great Sound after the camber arm in the high-tech wing sail broke. With a quick-fix well and truly off the cards and the Kiwi boat steaming further ahead, Ainslie soon opted to retire from the race and the Brits were slowly towed back to their dock with the intention of fitting their replacement wing-sail in time for the second race.


Hull in talks with former Russian Federation coach Leonid Slutsky

Hull in talks with former Russian Federation coach Leonid Slutsky

Slutsky quit his CSKA job in December and has spent some of the last six months looking for a new position in the United Kingdom while living with his friend and Chelsea owner, Roman Abramovich. Marco Silva found investment in January to be an issue for this reason, with the Portuguese boss relying on a number of successful loan signings as he bid to keep the Tigers in the top flight.


Ex-UFC Fighter War Machine Sentenced To Life In Prison

Ex-UFC Fighter War Machine Sentenced To Life In Prison

The 35-year-old Koppenhaver was convicted on March 20 of more than two dozen charges that included sexual assault and first-degree kidnapping. Christy told jurors that she was lying in bed, clothed, with her boyfriend Corey Thomas , when War Machine stormed into her bedroom, He beat and raped her, and attacked Corey as well.



Steve Kerr marvels at Kevin Durant's 'amazing' defense

Kerr has not coached the Warriors since Game 2 of their opening-round sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers. "They play well at home", Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue said of the Warriors . Warriors reserve Andre Iguodala shrugs off the notion of needing an unbeaten title run. Thompson played in his 78th career post-season game, most in franchise history.