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Tunisian derby headlines last-eight draw

Draw made for this month’s CAF Champions League quarter-finals Six former champions feature in last-eight Winner to feature at 2018 FIFA Club World Cup The CAF Champions League quarter-finals draw was made on Monday with several fascinating match-ups in store later this month. Arguably the headline contest is the Tunisian derby between Esperance and Etoile du Sahel, with both former ...

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Harper has been on fire since winning HR Derby

Things have finally started to click for Bryce Harper. After slumping through the first half of the season, the Washington Nationals star outfielder has been one of the hottest hitters in the majors since winning the Home Run Derby last month. <div c… MLB | theScore

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The 2018 Home Run Derby is Bryce Harper's crowning achievement in D.C.

With 80 seconds left on the clock in Monday night’s Home Run Derby and a seemingly insurmountable gulf separating him from Kyle Schwarber‘s gaudy final round tally of 18 homers, Bryce Harper – physically spent and presumably frustrated with his old man’s erratic arm – needed a breather. Moments earlier, “Don’t Stop Believin'” had blared over the PA system at ...

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Bryce Harper delights home crowd with Home Run Derby win

The ball cleared the center field wall, and the sellout crowd roared. Bryce Harper threw his bat in the air, thrust both index fingers skyward and yelled with delight as a shower of streamers rained upon the crowd of 43,698. It could have been a scene from a playoff game. That it was merely the All-Star Home Run Derby mattered ...

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A record 221 dingers and more Derby facts

It was a memorable, record-breaking night in the nation’s capital as eight competitors battled it out in the T-Mobile Home Run Derby at Nationals Park. In the end, the home favorite triumphed. Washington’s Bryce Harper, buoyed by the crowd, walloped 19 final-round home runs — the last during a 30-second bonus period — to take a dramatic walk-off victory over ...

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9 in 47: Harper's surge highlights 5 must-see Derby moments

What an evening in the nation’s capital. This year’s Home Run Derby will be remembered for a long time to come as one of the most exhilarating and competitive to ever be contested – with a cinematic ending that left hearts pounding across the nation. Here’s a look back at the five must-see moments from this year’s Home Run Derby. ...

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Harper unleashes late flurry to beat Schwarber in 2018 Home Run Derby

In front of his home crowd, Washington Nationals superstar Bryce Harper staged an impressive rally, unleashing a flurry of late dingers to beat Kyle Schwarber and win the 2018 Home Run Derby. After the Chicago Cubs slugger clobbered 18 homers of his own to start the final round, Harper was put … MLB | theScore

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Harper wins Derby in front of hometown fans

WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper gave the 43,698 fans the show they had so eagerly anticipated in the T-Mobile Home Run Derby on Monday night, staging a late rally to win the final round and advance past the Cubs’ Kyle Schwarber. A late home run barrage before clock expired on his final round tied Schwarber at 18 and then Harper launched ...

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