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Chicago Cubs picking up option on Cole Hamels, trading Drew Smyly

Chicago Cubs picking up option on Cole Hamels, trading Drew Smyly

Interestingly, new Texas assistant general manager Shiraz Rehman came from Chicago and knows Smyly well so it appears that the Rangers know exactly what they are getting health-wise in the starting pi...

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World Series trophy repaired after damaged during Red Sox parade

World Series trophy repaired after damaged during Red Sox parade

But as a show of respect for Boston's longtime second baseman - a guy who will be remembered very fondly in New England long after his career is over - manager Alex Cora has chose to bat Pedroia in th...

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Ex-Arsenal striker Bendtner handed shock jail sentence

Ex-Arsenal striker Bendtner handed shock jail sentence

Having argued with the driver over his route, Bendtner, who earned £50,000 a week - and his model partner left the auto and were pursued by the driver. "We are keeping him", said Tove Moe Dyrhaug, the...

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Clayton Kershaw agrees to new deal with Dodgers

Clayton Kershaw agrees to new deal with Dodgers

The left-hander gets an additional $28 million in guaranteed money. He also can earn award bonuses. After the Dodgers lost the World Series, ace Clayton Kershaw said he'd need some time to decid...

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India announce 12-member squad for 1st T20I against West Indies

India announce 12-member squad for 1st T20I against West Indies

The first of the series will be played on November 4 and it will start from 7 pm India time. The stats also favour the World T20 holders who have a 5-2 head-to-head record from eight exchanges fro...

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How do Leicester City recover from helicopter tragedy?

How do Leicester City recover from helicopter tragedy?

Thailand's kings have traditionally granted such honours at the funerals of high-ranking state officials or citizens who had devoted their lives to the good of the country. The Thai tycoon died along ...

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FSU Seminoles at NC State Wolfpack game preview

FSU Seminoles at NC State Wolfpack game preview

Florida State has been the complete opposite. In three games this season against ranked teams, the Seminoles were rocked by Clemson, lost 24-3 to Virginia Tech and allowed Miami to rally from a 20-...

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Novak Djokovic into Paris Masters semis after comeback victory

Novak Djokovic into Paris Masters semis after comeback victory

Federer has not won the tournament in Paris since 2011, but sealed his progression to Saturday's semi-final with a relatively routine 6-4, 6-4 win over Nishikori. The Serb was in such an intense mood ...

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Hodgson’s comments suggest Jason Puncheon’s Crystal Palace career is not over yet

Hodgson’s comments suggest Jason Puncheon’s Crystal Palace career is not over yet

So far this season Cesar Azpilicueta has captained Chelsea , playing every minute in the Premier League with Cahill on the bench, leading some to speculate the Spaniard was set to take over as skip...

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World Rugby Men’s Player Of The Year 2018 Nominees Announced

New Zealand Rugby Chief Executive Steve Tew welcomed the nominations as an acknowledgement of some outstanding individual performances during 2018. Leinster fly-half Johnny Sexton was nominated fo...

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Pakistan aim series-win, New Zealand eye comeback in second T20I

Pakistan aim series-win, New Zealand eye comeback in second T20I

Anderson then managed to turn the heat on Pakistan by smashing Hasan Ali for a couple of fours and a six to inject some momentum to the New Zealand innings after Williamson failed to fire at the...

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Froome tempted but uncertain of Giro d'Italia title defence

Froome tempted but uncertain of Giro d'Italia title defence

Chris Froome could have another attempt at winning both the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France as the British rider has not ruled out the possibility of defending the title he secured in Rome this ...

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Manchester City, PSG And UEFA Exposed In Shock Football Leaks Revelations

Manchester City, PSG And UEFA Exposed In Shock Football Leaks Revelations

The report alleges PSG's wealthy owners injected €1.8 billion into the club, violating Financial Fair Play rules but both Michel Platini & Gianni Infantino covered it up. "The attempt to damag...

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Big European clubs consider 'Super League' plan

Big European clubs consider 'Super League' plan

According to documents released by Der Spiegel on Friday, a draft of a "binding term sheet" by the firm Key Capital Partners was sent to Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez which appeared to show...

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San Francisco 49ers cheerleader kneels during USA national anthem before game

San Francisco 49ers cheerleader kneels during USA national anthem before game

A cheerleader for the San Francisco 49ers knelt during the USA national anthem on Thursday evening, just before a game against the Oakland Raiders. Pictures from the broadcast and field from the Thu...

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Magic Johnson "Admonished" Luke Walton After Winless Two-Game Trip

Their 3-5 start reflects those struggles. The Lakers will travel to Portland for a matchup against the Blazers on Saturday night, followed by a home game against Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Rapto...

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Manchester United review security after toy guns found in backpack

Manchester United review security after toy guns found in backpack

Though only 25, Pogba's chances of winning Europe's elite club competition now seem slim because of Manchester United's recent woeful displays on the continent. However, Pogba stated that he still s...

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Novak Djokovic hails ‘phenomenal achievement’, Roger Federer three wins from 100th title

Novak Djokovic hails ‘phenomenal achievement’, Roger Federer three wins from 100th title

Djokovic was in total control and did not face a break point, breaking his opponent's serve three times. "I'll probably be able to speak more profoundly about it when the season is done and hopeful...

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C’s Record-Setting 3-point Barrage Halts Bucks Unbeaten Run

C’s Record-Setting 3-point Barrage Halts Bucks Unbeaten Run

It demolished the team's previous game-high of 19 made treys and fell just one shy of the National Basketball Association record, set by the Cleveland Cavaliers two seasons ago. "We knew we could take...

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It sounds like Tyronn Lue was J.R. Smith's breaking point

It sounds like Tyronn Lue was J.R. Smith's breaking point

Smith has appeared in just four of the Cavaliers' six contests in 2018, averaging 12 minutes per game. The Cavs, who lost superstar LeBron James to the Los Angeles Lakers via free agency this seas...

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Rodgers: Brady's five rings ends most G.O.A.T. debates

Rodgers: Brady's five rings ends most G.O.A.T. debates

Of course, MJ was setting the stage for Brady vs Rodgers but the way it was set up led people to think a Jordan vs LeBron James one-on-one was on the horizon. "Some of the plays he makes are just phen...

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Instant Analysis: Raiders no-show in San Francisco, lose 34-3

Instant Analysis: Raiders no-show in San Francisco, lose 34-3

After throwing for three touchdowns in the Raiders' loss to Indianapolis on Sunday, Carr had no TD passes and just 171 passing yards. Through three quarters Mullens has gone 15-of-20, for 260 yards,...

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Australia Seizes American Basketball Star Lamar Patterson's Pet Dog

Australia Seizes American Basketball Star Lamar Patterson's Pet Dog

He's since been released but his pooch remains in quarantine and will be returned to the United States on Friday, the Department of Agriculture said. Former Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce has weighed in on...

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Usain Bolt leaves Central Coast Mariners after trial

Usain Bolt leaves Central Coast Mariners after trial

The club, Bolt and his agent Ricky Simms were trying to find a commercial deal but said they will not be "able to settle on a suitable deal in a timely manner". "This has been a mutually beneficial pa...

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Dejan Lovren: "Sergio Ramos is worse than me"

The Madrid defender also rubbished claims that his collision with goalkeeper Loris Karius in the final had resulted in the Liverpool player suffering concussion . The Croatia global claimed befor...

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Sports Direct to shut Evans Cycles stores in rescue deal

Sports Direct to shut Evans Cycles stores in rescue deal

Administrators at PwC were brought in to oversee a sales process, with Halfords and JD Sports also potential buyers. Ashley has commented on the purchase and the future of the business. Having been es...

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Ball tampering row: Cricket Australia chairman resigns

In their joint review of the cricketing culture in Australia following the Newlands ball tampering scandal , Dr. Simon Longstaff of the Ethics centre and former Test batsman Rick McCosker held the ...

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UFC 230: For Cormier, there's no escaping Jones

UFC 230: For Cormier, there's no escaping Jones

All meals will be on the house at the Popeyes in Cypress, Texas on Sunday afternoon if "The Black Beast" defeats UFC heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier . The guy beat him twice". "I just think I've ...

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Rafael Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters with abdominal injury

Rafael Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters with abdominal injury

The Swiss world number three will play the victor of the tie between France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Croatia's Milos Raonic on Wednesday after receiving a bye in the first round. Nadal is optimisti...

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How Cristiano Ronaldo set 'example' to Juventus teammates after Manchester United win

How Cristiano Ronaldo set 'example' to Juventus teammates after Manchester United win

Blaise Matuidi has hailed the high standards Cristiano Ronaldo has set at Juventus and has revealed that the 33-year-old was in the gym the morning after beating Manchester United in the Champi...

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Dominque Rodgers-Cromartie retires from Raiders, NFL

Dominque Rodgers-Cromartie retires from Raiders, NFL

He appeared in all seven contests this season, making one start, and recorded six tackles, two passes defensed and one forced fumble. He's always dancing, always rapping, always singing. Rodgers-Croma...

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India vs Windies, 5th ODI - Who Said What

India vs Windies, 5th ODI - Who Said What

Wanted to bowl first anyway. Jadeja set up the convincing victory after returning figures of 4-34 from his 9.5 overs. Previously Mohammad Azharuddin, Rahul Dravid, and MS Dhoni had won all tosses...

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Get A Free Taco At Taco Bell Today, Thanks To Mookie Betts

Get A Free Taco At Taco Bell Today, Thanks To Mookie Betts

Here's how to get free Taco Bell! Why is Taco Bell giving away free tacos? It's become a tradition now for Taco Bell to give away free tacos in the world series if a player steals a base. This i...

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Zola critical of Chelsea duo after cup win

Zola critical of Chelsea duo after cup win

So it transpired. In only the 5th minute of tonight's game, Fikayo Tomori misjudged a Chelsea cross; the resulting "finish" leaving Scott Carson in the Derby goal with absolutely no chance. Ch...

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Nuwan Zoysa charged under ICC anti-corruption code

Nuwan Zoysa charged under ICC anti-corruption code

The 40-year-old is accused of attempting to fix or otherwise influence improperly the result or other aspects of an worldwide match, of soliciting fellow professionals to do the same, and for failing ...

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