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Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo (7) and Morocco defender Achraf Hakimi (2) in Group D play during the FIFA World Cup 2018 at Spartak Stadium.
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Cherri Gregg
June 28, 2018 - 8:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The City of Philadelphia is hoping to build buzz for the third annual International Unity Cup by hosting a watch party at The Dell Music Center. Fifty-two teams are slated to take part in this year's citywide neighborhood soccer tournament. And since the games and...
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Nick Foles
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Justin Udo
June 28, 2018 - 4:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Super Bowl-winning quarterback Nick Foles can now add author to his list of accomplishments. The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback got up close and personal with fans to introduce his new book about his life on and off the field. In his book, "Believe It: My Journey of...
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Apr 16, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola (27) throws a pitch against the Atlanta Braves.
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Matt Leon
June 28, 2018 - 3:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Phillies will open a four-game series with the Washington Nationals Thursday at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillies just lost two of three to the Yankees in South Philadelphia, but they avoided a sweep Wednesday night with a 3-0 victory as Zach Eflin won his fifth...
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Germany head coach Joachim Loew looks on near the end of the group F match between South Korea and Germany, at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia, Wednesday, June 27, 2018. South Korea won the match 2-0.
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June 28, 2018 - 10:56 am
By Samuel Petrequin, AP Sports Writer KAZAN, Russia (AP) — Coach Joachim Loew failed in his bid to combine the experience of past World Cup winners and the youth of talented newcomers, but the future holds much promise for Germany. The powerful Mannschaft, the dominant force of world soccer in...
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Against the Wind, dragon boat team
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Justin Udo
June 28, 2018 - 9:38 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A group of 21 local women with the common bond of overcoming breast cancer will compete in an international dragon boat race next week. The team, Against the Wind, will row in the International Paddlers Commission Dragon Boat Festival in Florence, Italy. A dragon boat...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Rhys Hoskins, left, and Jorge Alfaro, center, celebrate next to New York Yankees catcher Kyle Higashioka
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June 28, 2018 - 6:27 am
By Dan Gelston, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rhys Hoskins gave the Phillies all the runs Zach Eflin needed to stay perfect in June. Eflin continued to shine for Philadelphia with just four hits allowed over seven shutout innings, and Hoskins hit a three-run homer to help the Phillies beat...
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Jayson Werth
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June 27, 2018 - 5:19 pm
By SportsRadio 94WIP's Andrew Porter PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jayson Werth told Jon Heyman of Fancred Sports that he is retiring. “I’m done … whatever you want to call it,” Werth said in the story. Werth, 39, recently suffered a hamstring injury at Triple-A Tacoma, a minor-league affiliate of...
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Serena Williams
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June 27, 2018 - 3:45 pm
Serena Williams was seeded No. 25 for her return to Wimbledon after having a baby, a decision by the All England Club announced Wednesday that elevates the tournament's seven-time champion above her ranking of 183rd. While WTA rules allow women who miss time because of a pregnancy to enter events...
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Penn Charter High School and Ursinus College product Mike McGarvey is the new head men's basketball coach at Division III Lycoming College.
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Matt Leon
June 27, 2018 - 3:39 pm
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Mike McGarvey enjoyed an outstanding career as a basketball player at William Penn Charter High School and Division III Ursinus College in Collegeville. His time at Ursinus was so special that his number was actually retired by the Bears. Once his playing days...
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Bryan Dobzanski
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Matt Leon
June 27, 2018 - 3:29 pm
PEORIA, Ill. (KYW Newsradio) — Bryan Dobzanski is enjoying his best season in pro baseball. The 22-year-old Delsea Regional High School graduate, located in Franklinville, New Jersey, is dominating out of the bullpen for the Single-A Peoria Chiefs in the St. Louis Cardinals organization. In 22...
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