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Canada's Kia Nurse impresses in WNBA debut

Canadian Kia Nurse had an impressive WNBA debut, scoring 17 points off the bench for the New York Liberty in a 80-76 road loss against the Chicago Sky. The 22-year-old from Hamilton also had three assists, two rebounds and two steals for the Liberty. The decorated University of Connecticut alumna was selected 10th overall in the 2018 WNBA draft. <span… CBC | ...

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Meadows records 1st hits, steal in MLB debut

PITTSBURGH — The news became real to Austin Meadows on Thursday night, when he received a text message from Kimera Bartee. The Pirates’ first-base coach told Meadows that the time had come, that he was coming to Pittsburgh to help a first-place team continue to win games. It hit him again on Friday. Meadows’ mother, Staci, sent him a picture ...

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Hardy to face ex-NFL player in pro MMA debut

1:46 PM ET Greg Hardy’s professional MMA debut will come against another former NFL player. Hardy will face former defensive end Austen Lane on June 12 in a heavyweight bout on the Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series, it was announced during the UFC 224 broadcast. Lane, who played for the <a href="… – NFL

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Peralta fans 13 in MLB debut in front of family

DENVER — They sat in row 25 behind home plate, raising cell phones in the air every time Freddy Peralta emerged from the Brewers dugout. Until this overcast Sunday at Coors Field, Peralta’s family had never seen him pitch as a professional. They captured every moment. And there was plenty to capture. <a class="article-item__gameday-link" href="… MLB News Index

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Greg Hardy to fight ex-NFLer Austen Lane in pro MMA debut

Former defensive end Greg Hardy will make his professional MMA debut against another ex-NFL player. Hardy will battle former Jacksonville Jaguars fifth-round pick Austen Lane on June 12 in a heavyweight bout on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, as announced during the UFC 224 bro… NFL | theScore

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IndyCar's Conor Daly to make NASCAR debut at Road America

IndyCar Series driver Conor Daly will make his NASCAR debut this August for Roush Fenway Racing. Daly, 26, who competed full-time in IndyCar the past two seasons and will compete in this month’s Indianapolis 500, will drive a third Roush entry in the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Road America in August. Daly will join series regular Ryan Reed and ...

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