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Arsenal facing defensive shortage as they sweat on Laurent Koscielny fitness

Arsenal facing defensive shortage as they sweat on Laurent Koscielny fitness

It's very important for his confidence and for us also, because we can look at this player and see quality to help us. "We need one process with them, but in this process, they also need to show us th...

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Ballon d'Or 2018: Luka Modric slams Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi

Ballon d'Or 2018: Luka Modric slams Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi

But Modric ( also the No.1 central midfielder in the ESPN FC 100 ) was not happy that neither Ronaldo nor Messi made the journey to Paris for the ceremony. Ouch. Fair play for telling it like it i...

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WTA to offer increased rankings protection for returning mothers

WTA to offer increased rankings protection for returning mothers

As things stand, players must begin their comeback within two years, and then have a further year in which they can enter eight events under their protected ranking - the ranking held at the start of ...

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Warriors star Thompson predicts Warriors-Raptors NBA Finals matchup

Warriors star Thompson predicts Warriors-Raptors NBA Finals matchup

Pregame coverage on NBC Sports Bay Area begins at 4 p.m. with Warriors Pregame Live, with tipoff at Scotiabank Arena scheduled for 5:05. "He wants to play". And unlike last season, this time it ...

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Jonas Valanciunas to Miss At Least Four Weeks with Dislocated Thumb

Jonas Valanciunas to Miss At Least Four Weeks with Dislocated Thumb

Valanciunas' injury occurred in the second quarter of Wednesday's victory over the Golden State Warriors . The Lithuanian was in obvious pain, yelling as he clutched his hand. Boucher signed a two-wa...

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Raiders WR Martavis Bryant suspended indefinitely

Raiders WR Martavis Bryant suspended indefinitely

The NFL has suspended Oakland Raiders wide receiver Martavis Bryant indefinitely, a NFL spokesperson announced in a statement on Friday. Martavis Bryant #12 of the Oakland Raiders runs f...

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India fight back with triple strike in Perth

India fight back with triple strike in Perth

The tourists were humiliated by an innings and 37 runs four years later, the last time India played a test in Perth. Top-ranked Kohli counterattacked with four boundaries in the first nine balls h...

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Trophies matter, insists Jose Mourinho ahead of Liverpool clash

Trophies matter, insists Jose Mourinho ahead of Liverpool clash

Liverpool finished 25 points behind City last season, but now lead the champions by a point thanks to their best ever start to a league season. United can be encouraged by an impressive recent rec...

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Indians trade Yonder Alonso to White Sox, reports say

Indians trade Yonder Alonso to White Sox, reports say

The Indians continue to wheel and deal. Stadium first reported Alonso was headed to the White Sox. So upon The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal reporting that they have traded for Alonso, the. Two weeks a...

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Virat Kohli's Breathtaking Stunner To Send Back Peter Handscomb

Virat Kohli's Breathtaking Stunner To Send Back Peter Handscomb

And the credit for the wicket should go to none other than Virat Kohli . The tourists were humiliated by an innings and 37 runs four years later, the last time India played a test in Perth. The h...

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Celtic pledge their support for Leigh Griffiths | Scotland

Celtic pledge their support for Leigh Griffiths | Scotland

Celtic legend Chris Sutton feels that the Bhoys have issues, with a number of players not coming up to the mark in recent weeks in his view . "But he has reached the point where it is a struggle fo...

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Masterson named in Liverpool squad to face Man United

Masterson named in Liverpool squad to face Man United

With Joel Matip (collarbone) and Trent-Alexander Arnold (foot) joining Joe Gomez (fractured leg) on the injury list this week, the Merseysiders have been left with only two fit centre-halves in V...

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Sixers provide update on Jimmy Butler's groin injury

Sixers provide update on Jimmy Butler's groin injury

The 76ers medical staff have yet to release an official statement so stay tuned for an update. The four-time All-Star has averaged 19.8 points, 5.2 rebounds, 2.9 assists and 1.8 steals in 13 games...

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Forbes' double-double fuels Spurs by Suns 111-86

Forbes' double-double fuels Spurs by Suns 111-86

Over to the National Basketball Association, the Spurs have powered past the Phoenix Suns 111 to 86 at the AT&T Center in San Antonio . Compare this to Don Nelson at.557 and Lenny Wilkens at.536....

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Relief pitcher Jeurys Familia returning to Mets

Relief pitcher Jeurys Familia returning to Mets

While Diaz led the majors with 57 saves previous year, the Mets bringing on Familia ensures the bullpen now has experienced depth at the back end should the new Mets closer run into injury issues. Pri...

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Frank Clark Says the Richard Sherman Era in Seattle is 'Over'

Frank Clark Says the Richard Sherman Era in Seattle is 'Over'

Clark addressed former Seahawks DB Richard Sherman's comment from last month calling the team "middle of the road" before their Week 15 meeting with the San Francisco 49ers , Sherman's current team. ...

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‘Trophies matter’, says Mourinho ahead of Liverpool clash

‘Trophies matter’, says Mourinho ahead of Liverpool clash

Mourinho faces taking a depleted squad to Anfield on Sunday, with several players battling to recover from the injuries that kept them out of Wednesday's Champions League defeat in Valencia. "There is...

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Bulls in Talks With 'Several Teams' for Jabari Parker

Bulls in Talks With 'Several Teams' for Jabari Parker

Leading men: LaVine, Robin Lopez, Justin Holiday , Bobby Portis and Markkanen compose the Bulls' leadership committee, whose formation coach Jim Boylen announced Tuesday. After Thursday night'...

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Wladimir Klitschko tells Anthony Joshua he wants to return to boxing

Wladimir Klitschko tells Anthony Joshua he wants to return to boxing

Joshua had his heart set on a blockbuster clash for all the marbles against Deontay Wilder in the spring next year but now finds himself in no man's land with the WBC champion keen to restart negotiat...

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Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding Full Fight Preview

Canelo Alvarez vs. Rocky Fielding Full Fight Preview

It's not a secret that I'm a better fighter and that I'm more experienced, but I'm taking a risk by entering into a comfort zone of a champion and his weight. "I believe that I am the best middleweigh...

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Why did Lakers play defense with hands behind their backs against Rockets?

Why did Lakers play defense with hands behind their backs against Rockets?

Harden is one of just six players in National Basketball Association history to have recorded a 50-point triple-double, with Westbrook, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Elgin Baylor and Wilt Chamberlain the other...

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Kevin de Bruyne is raring to go ahead of clash with Everton

Kevin de Bruyne is raring to go ahead of clash with Everton

Speaking ahead of this weekend's match, Guardiola suggested both could be involved, saying: 'Aguero did the last two training sessions with the team. "He has no pain but after we are going to decide",...

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ESPN Reveals NBA Arenas With The Worst & Best Food-Safety Inspection Ratings

ESPN Reveals NBA Arenas With The Worst & Best Food-Safety Inspection Ratings

ESPN's "Outside the Lines" found that of the 43 concession outlets at Yankee Stadium , 34 of them were in some form of high-level violation . Why don't they make it a priority to keep it clean, esp...

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Schmidt turned down All Blacks approach

Schmidt turned down All Blacks approach

Schmidt will end his tenure with Ireland following next year's World Cup and, while it still appears nearly certain he will take time out and spend it with his family, the 53-year old dropped a hint...

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Steven Gerrard vows Rangers will hit back in Europe next season

Steven Gerrard vows Rangers will hit back in Europe next season

Ovie Ejaria didn't travel with the Rangers squad to Vienna. It has been quite some month for the Gers. Connor Goldson headed against the crossbar in the first half as Gerrard's side took control...

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Steve Hansen to step down as coach of New Zealand All Blacks

Steve Hansen to step down as coach of New Zealand All Blacks

The overall team prize was claimed by the Commonwealth Games and World Cup-winning Black Ferns Sevens squad, again shading the All Blacks, who won 12 of their 14 Tests this year. It paid off after 201...

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Rivers leads Chargers to last-second comeback win over KC

Rivers leads Chargers to last-second comeback win over KC

Trailing the Chiefs 14-0 in the first half, Allen laid out in the left end of the end zone and hauled in a pass from Philip Rivers using only his right hand. Chris Jones has recorded a sack in an NF...

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Jose Mourinho disappointed by fringe players in Valencia loss

Jose Mourinho disappointed by fringe players in Valencia loss

José Mourinho aimed another shot at his players, revealing his growing frustration as he insisted he had learnt "nothing" and was not surprised by his team's 2-1 defeat at Valencia . But surely Mour...

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The Champions League Is Difficult

The Champions League Is Difficult

I had the ball and obviously the wet pitch you slide through and I touched him but that's football. "Unfortunately I'm suspended now for the first game", Van Dijk said. 'He did it nearly every match...

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Maurizio Sarri happy for Gary Cahill to leave club

Maurizio Sarri happy for Gary Cahill to leave club

Sarri's side have a 100% record in the competition this season and easily secured a place in the knockout stage. For me it [he] is not able to [be] on the bench. "It doesn't depend on whether I am sen...

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Raptors rout Warriors 113-93 without Kawhi to complete sweep

Raptors rout Warriors 113-93 without Kawhi to complete sweep

It all added up to a 113-93 win, the first victory since your 2003-04 Raptors walked into Oracle in February of that season and got out of town with an 84-81 win in overtime. "Long term we want (Leo...

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New York Knicks to release former Shocker Ron Baker

New York Knicks to release former Shocker Ron Baker

The Knicks needed to make a move on Trier because his two-way contract was expiring this month. For the most comprehensive local coverage, subscribe today. "Ron is a true professional, and we thank ...

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Indians trade Edwin Encarnacion to Mariners in three-team deal

Indians trade Edwin Encarnacion to Mariners in three-team deal

An insider at the MLB Network says 32-year-old Santana is thrilled to be returning to Cleveland, where he never sold his home. While the swap of Edwin Encarnacion for Carlos Santana will get...

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UEFA Champions League Report: Young Boys v Juventus 12 December 2018

UEFA Champions League Report: Young Boys v Juventus 12 December 2018

They however finish at the summit of the group with 12 points - two points better than Manchester United who also suffered 2-1 defeat to Valencia the same night. Juventus goalkeeper Wojciech Szc...

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Man City boss Guardiola hails Sane, Foden for Hoffenheim win

Man City boss Guardiola hails Sane, Foden for Hoffenheim win

City made life hard for themselves in the group with a flat performance in losing at home to Lyon in their opening group game and were similarly caught cold having already secured their place in the l...

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