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Indian Wells tennis tournament cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak

Indian Wells tennis tournament cancelled due to coronavirus outbreak

It's the first major U.S. sports event to be cancelled because of concern over the virus. Officials said in a news release on Sunday that they opted to cancel because California health officials had...

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Manchester United will offer a contract extension to Nemanja Matic

Manchester United will offer a contract extension to Nemanja Matic

They are in fifth position on the league table and they are three points off Champions League football chasing rivals Chelsea who are in fourth place. "But we are not going to start talking about that...

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Scotland women’s rugby player tests positive for coronavirus

Scotland women’s rugby player tests positive for coronavirus

The player who has contracted the virus has been admitted to a healthcare facility as part of the protocol but is said to be well. But Six Nations organisers have informed RTÉ Sport that a final dec...

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Knicks Interested In Trading For Chris Paul

Knicks Interested In Trading For Chris Paul

Paul's substantial contract complicates any acquisition but that hasn't stopped the franchise from gathering intel on the 34-year-old as he guides a young OKC squad to the playoffs in the Western Conf...

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Man Utd chief Ed Woodward 'very keen' on sealing Jadon Sancho transfer

Man Utd chief Ed Woodward 'very keen' on sealing Jadon Sancho transfer

Widespread reports suggest the 19-year-old is prepared to leave the Bundesliga giants at the end of the season. The Frenchman rejoined United for £89.3 million (R1.7 billion) from Juventus at the ...

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Fiji and Samoa falter at Vancouver 7s

Fiji and Samoa falter at Vancouver 7s

Fiji trailed 21-7 at half-time. New Zealand faced a tough road to the final, having to beat Olympic champion Fiji in the quarterfinals and LA Sevens victor South Africa in the semis. Australia led...

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T20 WC final: Australia win toss, opt to bat first against India

T20 WC final: Australia win toss, opt to bat first against India

We are match and battle-hardened. It will be more than a week since Kaur's side last took to the field when they stride onto the MCG turf in front of a huge crowd, taking on Australia in search of a m...

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Milan-San Remo cycling race postponed because of coronavirus

Milan-San Remo cycling race postponed because of coronavirus

The Strade Bianchi, the first big race of the Italian cycling season set to for Saturday, was also cancelled Thursday. RCS Sports will also request new dates in the calendar for the three races ju...

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Kyrie Irving soured on Kenny Atkinson, wants Ty Lue as Nets coach

Kyrie Irving soured on Kenny Atkinson, wants Ty Lue as Nets coach

Irving said otherwise in the new year. "I think whatever you're saying and whatever the reports are are bulls--". "So regardless of anything - regardless of wins, losses - we genuinely enjoy hanging...

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DeBrincat scores twice as Blackhawks hold off Oilers

DeBrincat scores twice as Blackhawks hold off Oilers

Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews also scored for Chicago. Alex Chiasson delivered a power-play goal at 1:08 of overtime, and Mikko Koskinen made 42 saves. "There's probably one reason why we win th...

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Zinedine Zidane takes responsibility for Real Madrid’s ‘worst game of the season’

Zinedine Zidane takes responsibility for Real Madrid’s ‘worst game of the season’

I am responsible", the Madrid coach said. "I am with my players till the death". "It's not easy when things are not coming off, but we have to live with that at the end of the day". "I will defend...

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Ball kids to wear gloves, not touch towels at Indian Wells

Ball kids to wear gloves, not touch towels at Indian Wells

The measures were announced Friday by tournament organizers, who are offering fans uneasy about the coronavirus a refund for this year's event or a credit for next year. More than 250 hand-sanitizing ...

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Stanford cancels in-person classes for rest of winter quarter

Stanford cancels in-person classes for rest of winter quarter

Drell also announced that the Office of Undergraduate Admission and Financial Aid had chose to call off-campus tours and information sessions until at least April 15 but the visitor centre of the Un...

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Trump campaign sues CNN over ‘false’ remarks

Trump campaign sues CNN over ‘false’ remarks

Donald Trump Jr. wants to debate Hunter Biden in a bid to prove the former vice president's son has financially benefited more than him from their fathers' government positions. After The New York T...

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Manchester United must compete on three fronts - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Manchester United must compete on three fronts - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Growing up in Nigeria, Ighalo and his siblings were big fans of the club and would set aside money given to them for school dinners so they could watch their favourite team. "Back then, Manchester Uni...

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Taylor to face tough test against Serrano in May

Taylor to face tough test against Serrano in May

Putting her lightweight belts on the line, Taylor won't be affected by the magnitude of the bout but just who is Serrano? "It doesn't get any bigger". "I'm happy we finally got this big fight made bec...

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Manchester United loanee Kieran O'Hara banned for biting opponent

Manchester United loanee Kieran O'Hara banned for biting opponent

But O'Hara has now been given a six-game ban and fined him £2,500 for breaching FA Rule E3, which the Daily Mail says relates to an alleged "biting" incident during Burton's recent match against Pet...

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Tokyo 2020 organizers downsize arrival ceremony for Olympic torch

Tokyo 2020 organizers downsize arrival ceremony for Olympic torch

The women's singles event is scheduled to begin on July 25. "Of course we are anxious", he added. Mori referred obliquely to changes being made. International Olympic Committee (IOC) president ...

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Australia win Women's T20 World Cup in front of record-breaking crowd

Australia win Women's T20 World Cup in front of record-breaking crowd

We are in the right line, every year we are improving", she said. However, Harmanpreet brushed aside ideas of the fielders struggling due to the magnanimity of the occasion and the crowd, and instea...

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'Privilege To Manage Squad With This Attitude' | United Boss On City Win

'Privilege To Manage Squad With This Attitude' | United Boss On City Win

Chelsea and Leicester are still too far ahead for my liking. "He has everything, he works hard, he is humble and has the desire and commitment but also has the X factor. Fernando Fernandez said the ...

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Rio Ferdinand and Gary Lineker react to Manchester derby result

Rio Ferdinand and Gary Lineker react to Manchester derby result

United grew in stature, with Ederson making two saves from good Daniel James and Martial chances, but the City keeper was at fault for the opener as he allowed Martial's volley through his grasp a...

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Australia wins fifth women's T20 World Cup title

Australia wins fifth women's T20 World Cup title

Former India batsman Gautam Gambhir hailed the fact that so many people watched the final at the MCG and also said it is a victory for every girl who broke the glass ceiling. "To Pez and Tay, they...

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Aaron Judge May Not See Action For Yankees This Season

Aaron Judge May Not See Action For Yankees This Season

The New York Yankees finally found out what's been ailing outfielder Aaron Judge , and the news isn't great. Manager Aaron Boone said that Judge will rest for the next two weeks before undergoing...

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Australia crush India to win women's T20 World Cup final

Starc and Healy's worldwide schedules have reportedly made it hard for them to spend extended time together, so much so that Starc gave up a multi-million dollar Indian Premier League contract to spen...

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Pivac says Wales ready to produce 'big performance' against England

Pivac says Wales ready to produce 'big performance' against England

With England's Round 5 clash with Italy in Rome now postponed due to the threat of Coronavirus, Jones and his players are not sure when they will be able to complete their 2020 championship campai...

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University of MI won't change investigation into abuse

University of MI won't change investigation into abuse

Numerous men have alleged that Dr. Robert Anderson sexually assaulted them while they were members of the football, hockey and wrestling teams in the 1980s. The statement came in response to calls by ...

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Newcastle 8 points clear of danger after beating Southampton

What time does the Southampton vs Newcastle United , Premier League match begin? Possession was Southampton 38% Newcastle 62%. The win took Newcastle above the hosts and eight points clear ...

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Could Trent Williams provide a solution for the Jets at left tackle?

Could Trent Williams provide a solution for the Jets at left tackle?

JP Finlay of NBC Sports Washington points out that the Redskins would enter free agency with $72 million in cap room if they trade Williams ($14.5 million cap hit for 2020, per Spotrac.com ) befor...

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Fans barred from attending Bahrain Grand Prix due to coronavirus outbreak

Fans barred from attending Bahrain Grand Prix due to coronavirus outbreak

Last year's Bahrain Grand Prix attracted a record crowd, with 97,000 fans attending over the course of the weekend. "The best way to describe it is we paused ticket sales", he said. As further facts...

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Man City vs Arsenal: What Guardiola thinks about facing Arteta

Man City vs Arsenal: What Guardiola thinks about facing Arteta

Guardiola, who made six changes from the side which won at Wembley, said: "This is our fourth game away in a row and we have another one on Sunday at Old Trafford". With fifth-place potentially coming...

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Women's T20 WC Final: Schutt wary of Shafali, Mandhana threat

Women's T20 WC Final: Schutt wary of Shafali, Mandhana threat

Shafali's outstanding contribution has also led team India to the T20 World Cup finals. The flame was lit watching Sachin Tendulkar in his final first-class game for Mumbai in 2013, and meeting ...

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People Are Pretty Divided Over This Manu Tuilagi Red Card Against Wales

People Are Pretty Divided Over This Manu Tuilagi Red Card Against Wales

The Wales head coach, Wayne Pivac, disagreed, saying: "It was the correct decision". "I need to look at myself", said Farrell at the post-match press conference. "We were in the right frame of mind ...

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Vasilevskiy stops 32 shots, Lightning beat Canadiens 4-0

Vasilevskiy stops 32 shots, Lightning beat Canadiens 4-0

Vasilevskiy completed his 21st career shutout to help Tampa Bay win for the second time in five games. Andrei Vasilevskiy has given up 128 goals on 1,499 shots faced and Curtis McElhinney has allowe...

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Peshawar Zalmi defeat Islamabad United by seven runs on DLS

Peshawar Zalmi defeat Islamabad United by seven runs on DLS

Islamabad United set a respectable 196-run target for Peshawar Zalmi to chase. Peshawar Zalmi won the 18th Match against Quetta Gladiators by 30 runs in Rawalpindi . While Shadab made his na...

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Responds To Floyd Mayweather's $600 Million Challenge

Khabib Nurmagomedov Responds To Floyd Mayweather's $600 Million Challenge

In his original bout against Conor McGregor on 2017, Floyd Mayweather bagged a whopping amount of $300 million. Mayweather also spoke about his fight with McGregor and how it mad business sense ...

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