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Could Comey have been a basketball superstar?

Former FBI director James Comey is among the tallest men in the United States at 6ft 8in (2m) tall. Only one in 30,000 men in the United States can stand eye-to-eye or higher But could Mr Comey – or any other very tall man come to that – have counted o…

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Could Comey have been a basketball superstar?

Former FBI director James Comey is among the tallest men in the United States at 6ft 8in (2m) tall. Only one in 30,000 men in the United States can stand eye-to-eye or higher But could Mr Comey – or any other very tall man come to that – have counted o…

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Could Comey have been a basketball superstar?

Former FBI director James Comey is among the tallest men in the United States at 6ft 8in (2m) tall. Only one in 30,000 men in the United States can stand eye-to-eye or higher But could Mr Comey – or any other very tall man come to that – have counted o…

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Could James Comey have been a basketball superstar?

Former FBI director James Comey is among the tallest men in the United States at 6ft 8in (2m) tall. Only one in 30,000 men in the United States can stand eye-to-eye or higher But could Mr Comey – or any other very tall man come to that – have counted o…

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Washington Redskins: NFL team ‘concerned’ by cheerleader allegations

The Washington Redskins are "very concerned" by allegations some of their cheerleaders were required to pose topless in front of male sponsors and be "personal escorts" at a nightclub. The New York Times reports the incidents occurr…

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Washington Redskins: NFL team ‘concerned’ by cheerleader allegations

The Washington Redskins are "very concerned" by allegations some of their cheerleaders were required to pose topless in front of male sponsors and be "personal escorts" at a nightclub. The New York Times reports the incidents occurr…

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Kenny Miller’s milestone moments at Rangers

Kenny Miller joined Rangers for a third spell in 2014 but an Ibrox career that includes five major trophies looks like ending on a sour note, with the former Scotland striker currently suspended by the club. Available to UK users only.

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Rangers: Graeme Murty’s future not hinging on Scottish Cup v Celtic

Graeme Murty’s future as Rangers manager does not hinge on beating Celtic for a place in the Scottish Cup final, says Ally McCoist. Murty’s side will be aiming to dash Celtic’s hopes of potential back-to-back trebles at Hampden on Sunday. “I don’t think the chairman Dave King will

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Japan’s baseball sensation lives up to hype in US

The hype surrounding baseball sensation Shohei Ohtani, arguably one of Japan’s most promising young athletes for generations, has been building for years. Last week saw his first big test in the US Major League and he more than lived up to it. Before he even went to the Los Angeles Angels, Ohtani

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Rangers 4-0 Dundee: Should Alfredo Morelos have been awarded a penalty?

Alfredo Morelos was controversially booked for simulation as Rangers eased past Dundee at Ibrox and will now face a one-match suspension. The Colombian went down in a collision with Elliot Parish with the Dundee goalkeeper leaving the field nursing a b…

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Dundee boss Neil McCann says Rangers’ Graeme Murty is under added pressure

Rangers manager Graeme Murty is under “enormous” pressure because of his short-term contract, says Dundee counterpart Neil McCann. Murty, 43, was made interim boss following Pedro Caixinha’s sacking in October, before being appointed until the end of the season in December. “I have

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Niko Kranjcar: Rangers midfielder’s contract terminated by mutual consent

Niko Kranjcar has left Rangers after the Croatia midfielder’s contract was terminated by mutual consent. The 33-year-old scored three goals in 26 appearances after joining from New York Cosmos in 2016. With more than 80 caps for his country, Kranjcar also had spells at Tottenham and Portsmouth before

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LeBron James’ ‘tomahawk slam’ leads NBA plays of the week

LeBron James’ “tomahawk slam” is the stand-out effort in the NBA’s plays of the week. WATCH MORE: ‘Look left, pass right’ – LeBron James’ classy no-look pass

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Rangers: David Bates to have scan on injured ankle, says Graeme Murty

Rangers defender David Bates will undergo a scan on the ankle he injured in Sunday’s Old Firm derby defeat. Manager Graeme Murty says Bates did not break a bone when he was substituted in the first half at Ibrox after tackling Celtic goalscorer Tom Rogic. “David is going to have a scan on his

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Rangers 2-3 Celtic: ‘Title race over’ – Pat Bonner, Willie Miller & Steven Thompson on Old Firm derby

Celtic increased their lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership to nine points, with a game in hand, after a tumultuous Old Firm derby victory over Rangers. The champions twice came from a goal down and then overcame the loss of the red-carded Jozo …

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Tavernier signs new Rangers contract

Right-back James Tavernier has targeted a league title after signing a new three-and-a-half-year Rangers contract. The 26-year-old Englishman signed a three-year deal when he joined Rangers from Wigan Athletic in 2015 and has made 126 appearances since. “I’m really excited for the second half

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