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Australian Open 2020: Rafael Nadal convinced by officials amid air quality concerns

Australian Open 2020: Rafael Nadal convinced by officials amid air quality concerns

Tournament director Craig Tiley defended the handling of the smoke issue on Thursday, but admitted effectively communicating their approach on air quality to players had been tricky. 13 said he "would...

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Mourinho rues lack of natural goalscorer as Tottenham draw another blank

Mourinho rues lack of natural goalscorer as Tottenham draw another blank

Jose Mourinho offered no specifics when asked when Hugo Lloris could be back in action for Tottenham, after the goalkeeper made his return to training this week. Failing to beat relegation-threatene...

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Iowa vs. MI prediction, line: Favorite Hawkeyes will cover

Iowa vs. MI prediction, line: Favorite Hawkeyes will cover

He was just as effective in this game, going 10 of 18 from the field and 11 of 13 from the line as he repeatedly drew fouls from the Wolverines . Along with Garza's effort, Joe Wieskamp was 9 of 10 a...

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Major League Baseball rumors: Ex-Yankees lefty goes in on Astros’ Alex Bregman

Major League Baseball rumors: Ex-Yankees lefty goes in on Astros’ Alex Bregman

On Wednesday, the matter of Astros players wearing electronic devices began with tweets stating that Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman "wore devices that buzzed" on the inside of their right shoulders,...

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Superdome officer expected not to press charges against Odell Beckham Jr

Superdome officer expected not to press charges against Odell Beckham Jr

The news comes after an officer signed an affidavit saying he did not want to pursue charges , Beckham's lawyer, Daniel Davillier, said in a statement. LSU athletics spokesman Michael Bonnette said i...

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Saracens will be relegated at end of season, Premiership Rugby confirms

Saracens will be relegated at end of season, Premiership Rugby confirms

Premiership Rugby Limited chief executives met to discuss the latest situation in London on Tuesday. Interim CEO Edward Griffiths previously warned at the beginning of the month that the club may ...

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'Lot needs to happen before it becomes reality'

'Lot needs to happen before it becomes reality'

Now it seems that the team's management is similarly interested. The South African team recently appointed De Villiers' teammates Mark Boucher as head coach. "I'd love to. I've been talking to &...

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Kellen Moore to call plays for Cowboys, Mike McCarthy says

Kellen Moore to call plays for Cowboys, Mike McCarthy says

Under Moore, the Cowboys ranked first in yards and sixth in scoring this season. Leon Lett remains a possibility to return as the assistant defensive line coach. Peete was with the Los Angeles Rams th...

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Saracens facing relegation if Salary Cap not obeyed

Saracens facing relegation if Salary Cap not obeyed

According to a RugbyPass report, the reigning champions received the ultimatum following a Premiership Rugby Limited leaders' summit in London on Tuesday. "Discussions are continuing and nothing has b...

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Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim Declines to Visit Pakistan

Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim Declines to Visit Pakistan

Operations Chairman Akram Khan, batting coach Neil McKenzie and fielding coach Ryan Cook had withdrawn from the series whereas, the board chose to pass up spin coach Daniel Vettori for the short serie...

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Federer backs Aust Open air quality policy

Federer backs Aust Open air quality policy

While the organizers have been criticized for allowing the game to continue, Federer was not concerned and said that there should be no proposals to postpone the tournament. "I was at the office tha...

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ICC Cricket Awards for 2019 announced

ICC Cricket Awards for 2019 announced

England's World Cup-winning all-rounder Ben Stokes was named the Cricketer of the Year by ICC as he made it to both the Test and ODI teams of the year . Cummins was named Test Cricketer of the Year ...

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Giants make Alyssa Nakken 1st-ever female coach in Major League Baseball

Giants make Alyssa Nakken 1st-ever female coach in Major League Baseball

Kapler said they will help build a winning culture in the clubhouse. "In every organisation environment affects performance and baseball clubhouses are no different". The Giants plan to make that a...

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Kovalchuk scores twice in Canadiens win against Flyers

Kovalchuk scores twice in Canadiens win against Flyers

Joel Farabee scored the lone goal for the Flyers , who had their two-game winning streak snapped. Flyers goaltender Alex Lyon , who started for the first time since November 21, 2018, stopped 3...

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£20m price-tag and Chris Wilder’s latest comments makes Jarrod Bowen move unlikely

£20m price-tag and Chris Wilder’s latest comments makes Jarrod Bowen move unlikely

As well as the incentive of going top, the Leeds players will go to the capital knowing that an indifferent spell of form over Christmas has seen the chasing pack close to within six points of them, s...

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India vs Australia 2020, 2nd ODI

India vs Australia 2020, 2nd ODI

AUSTRALIA have the chance to rub India's nose into the dirt for refusing to add an extra ODI to the freaky series that would've seen the BCCI rake in millions of dollars of bonus revenue. "You lo...

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AB de Villiers might make a comeback for the T20 World Cup

AB de Villiers might make a comeback for the T20 World Cup

They will open their World Cup campaign against India in Sydney on February 21. "So I've had a fair bit of cricket the last couple of months which has really been nice and just had the time to knu...

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Two former Ballina Rugby players included in Ireland Six Nations Squad

Two former Ballina Rugby players included in Ireland Six Nations Squad

Former Ireland Sevens player Aoife Doyle makes her return to the set-up after last appearing in the 2015 Six Nations , where she got three caps coming off the bench. "Hopefully we can have a succes...

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Lampard insists Chelsea duo will be staying

Lampard insists Chelsea duo will be staying

Barkley was also troubled by an ankle injury earlier in the campaign but has returned to the Chelsea side this month, impressing in the wins over Nottingham Forest and Burnley . Chelsea were hande...

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Carlos Sainz wins third Dakar Rally; American Ricky Brabec wins for Honda

Carlos Sainz wins third Dakar Rally; American Ricky Brabec wins for Honda

Spanish two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso passed the final stage 3m25s slower than Al-Attiyah, good enough for fourth-fastest on the day - behind also Yasir Seaidan (Toyota) and Terranova....

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Super Bowl droughts for NFC teams much shorter than for AFC teams

Super Bowl droughts for NFC teams much shorter than for AFC teams

The line dipped down to 6.5 points for a brief moment before moving back to a flat seven, but then we saw San Francisco money push the number off seven early in the week. "I bet this game and put ...

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Joe Judge brings in Jason Garrett to be Giants' offensive coordinator

Joe Judge brings in Jason Garrett to be Giants' offensive coordinator

Before becoming the Cowboys head coach, he was an offensive coordinator in Dallas and a quarterbacks coach for the Miami Dolphins. Meanwhile, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones was quite close with Garrett...

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Couisnard, South Carolina stunning No. 10 Kentucky 81-78

Couisnard, South Carolina stunning No. 10 Kentucky 81-78

The Gamecocks ended a three-game skid against Kentucky. His success against No. 10 Kentucky could mean bigger things ahead for SC. At one juncture, United Kingdom players broke off the same called p...

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Roy Hodgson must be bored at home - Guardiola marvels at Palace boss

Roy Hodgson must be bored at home - Guardiola marvels at Palace boss

City boss Guardiola, who turns 49 on Saturday, has given up hope of catching the Merseysiders and now wants to focus on other targets, such as finishing in the top four and progressing in the Champion...

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One-Armed Golfer Hits Hole-In-One During PGA Tour Event

One-Armed Golfer Hits Hole-In-One During PGA Tour Event

One-armed amateur golfer Laurent Hurtubise hit an incredible hole-in-one at PGA West's Stadium Course in California . The video shows a special moment, one in which Merritt may actually be mor...

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No offer for Eriksen yet, says Spurs boss Mourinho

No offer for Eriksen yet, says Spurs boss Mourinho

New loan signing Gedson Fernandes could make his debut at Watford as Tottenham try to kickstart their quest for a top-four finish after slipping nine points behind fourth-placed Chelsea . Spurs wi...

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Clemson RB Travis Etienne surprises by returning for senior season

Clemson RB Travis Etienne surprises by returning for senior season

ESPN's Mel Kiper ranks Etienne as the No. 4 draft-eligible running back for April's draft. The 5-foot-10, 210-pound Etienne has rushed for 4,038 yards and 56 touchdowns in three seasons at Clemso...

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Stuart Hogg will be the captain of Scotland for the Six Nations

Stuart Hogg will be the captain of Scotland for the Six Nations

The 27-year-old Exeter Chiefs full-back replaces Edinburgh's Stuart McInally, who skippered the national side during last year's disappointing Rugby World Cup campaign. He's very good at bringing ...

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Todd Monken goes to Georgia

Monken has worked at both the college and pro levels in recent years, with a stint as head coach at Southern Mississippi and coordinator at Oklahoma State between gigs with the Jaguars and Buccaneer...

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Liverpool vs Man United: Wes Brown sends message to Rashford

Liverpool vs Man United: Wes Brown sends message to Rashford

United will be the latest club to try and end the Reds' unbeaten run which now stands at 38, while also being the first to win at Anfield in the Premier League since April 2017. An interesting statist...

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Australian Open explains air policy, with referee discretion

Australian Open explains air policy, with referee discretion

Should Medvedev and Nadal clash in the semis, it would be a repeat of their gripping five-set US Open final in September, won by Nadal for the Spaniard's 19th major trophy. The Open's director, Craig ...

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Hugo Lloris returns to Tottenham first-team training

Hugo Lloris returns to Tottenham first-team training

However, the former player and coach believes there is something to be said about José Mourinho's appointment. "Things are going well, getting his confidence back, he's training so I'd say he's on...

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Hurricanes defenseman Dougie Hamilton breaks bone in left leg

Hurricanes defenseman Dougie Hamilton breaks bone in left leg

He didn't return to the game. Hamilton got tangled with Blue Jackets forward Kevin Stenlund at the red line. When Stenlund turned back up the ice to continue chasing the puck, he sent Hamilton car...

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South Africas Rabada out of fourth Test after rules breach

South Africas Rabada out of fourth Test after rules breach

For the second time in the Test match, the Proteas went wicketless in the first session as news broke that premier strike bowler Kagiso Rabada would miss the fourth Test at the Wanderers through...

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MS Dhoni fails to get BCCI’s central contract

MS Dhoni fails to get BCCI’s central contract

Dhoni has not appeared for club or country since the Cricket World Cup in July and the wicketkeeper-batsman has been expected to announce his retirement for some time. Also Read | MS Dhoni To Retire...

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