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Chris Hughton sets sights on winning Championship title

Brighton are highly unlikely to invest anywhere near that much, and are more set on the Burnley model of carefully putting the pieces in place to slowly try and establish themselves, which may mean the first season in the top flight is a hard one.


Great Britain's Davis Cup defeat to France was cemented on Sunday

Great Britain's Davis Cup defeat to France was cemented on Sunday

In the semifinal France will face Serbia that secured a confident win over Spain in Belgrade 4-1. The double defeat of singles players Kyle Edmund and Dan Evans had left the British pair with a mountain to climb to come back and win the best-of-five tie, but the first hurdle was simply to avoid the first 3-0 defeat since Ukraine in 2009.



A recommendation: The first woman to ever run the Boston Marathon

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer became the first woman to officially run the Boston Marathon by using her initials, K.V. Switzer, to secure a bib. Her bib number was officially retired afterwards. Switzer finished anyway, and came back eight more times. That was the coolest thing ever, to cross the finish line, see my dad for the first time when I crossed and my whole family - I just want to say "thank you" to them.



Benintendi leads Red Sox over Rays on Patriots' Day

As thousands of runners trek into the city Monday during the 2017 Boston Marathon , the Red Sox will continue a Patriots' Day tradition by taking on the Tampa Bay Rays in an 11:05 a.m. Chris Sale earned the win, his first for his new team. Question rookie Daniel Robertson's decision-making on the play that allowed the winning run to score.


NBA scores: Cavaliers take 2-0 series lead over Pacers

NBA scores: Cavaliers take 2-0 series lead over Pacers

Gasol said the Spurs defended better as a team, especially in the paint, in the second half. They shot 11 times in the paint and had 23 free throws. This isn't a new trend on preferential treatment. LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard will take center stage in the National Basketball Association playoffs Monday after all the series openers are in the books.


Cormier defends title, thrives as UFC villain

Cormier defends title, thrives as UFC villain

Johnson threw some decent shots in the first minute, but he was visibly slowing down and the writing was on the wall as Cormier's conditioning and cardio took over. I gave my commitment to something I've wanted to do for a while. "Maybe if I decide to come back one day, we can fight at heavyweight or something like that".