• Australian Open - Highlights: Maria Sharapova v Harriet Dart - Australian

    Australian Open - Highlights: Maria Sharapova v Harriet Dart - Australian

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    Maria Sharapova and Angelique Kerber did the same thing among the ladies. The Scot has been lauded, perhaps more than anything since his emotional press conference on Friday, for the vocal way in which he has stood up for equality. Mackenzie McDonald pushed No. 6 Marin Cilic before losing 7-5, 6-7 (9), 6-4, 6-4, and Denis Kudla went to a fifth set before bowing out 6-4, 7-5, 3-6, 6-7 (6), 6-4 against No.
  • Oakland A's 1st round pick Kyler Murray declares for National Football League draft

    Oakland A's 1st round pick Kyler Murray declares for National Football League draft

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    Schefter tweets today that Murray's mind "has been made up", though there is of course still time for a late change of heart. Murray can still negotiate a deal with the Oakland A's to play baseball even though he has declared for the NFL Draft , and both Ian Rapoport of NFL Network and The MMQB's Albert Breer are reporting that most talent evaluators view him as a second- or third-round pick.
  • Former Sunderland star fires FA Cup warning to Newcastle

    Former Sunderland star fires FA Cup warning to Newcastle

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    Blackburn responded impressively, with former Newcastle striker Adam Armstrong pulling a goal back in the 33rd minute and Darragh Lenihan levelling with a header in first-half stoppage time. Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez: "It's important to win for confidence and morale". A deep run in the FA Cup could, however, galvanise the fans in what is fast becoming another tough season for Newcastle and they had extra reason to cheer the team's first goalscorers as the visitors went ...
  • Denver Broncos: Ed Donatell joining Vic Fangio’s staff with Broncos

    Denver Broncos: Ed Donatell joining Vic Fangio’s staff with Broncos

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    Munchak has held the offensive line coaching position in Pittsburgh since 2014, but his contract was up after the season, allowing the Broncos to poach him. Brandon Staley, who spent the last two seasons as the Bears' outside linebackers coach, also is following his former boss to take the same role in Denver.
  • Warriors score NBA-record 51 points in 1st quarter

    Warriors score NBA-record 51 points in 1st quarter

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    They broke the previous league record for first-quarter points of 50, most recently achieved by the Phoenix Suns against Denver on November 10, 1990. "We are trying to find to see if we have that level and championship teams have that level". "I think the next three weeks are really going to shape our season".
  • Tom Brady: 'Everyone Thinks We Suck and Can't Win Any Games'

    Tom Brady: 'Everyone Thinks We Suck and Can't Win Any Games'

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    New England is 3-3 in those six postseason games. Here are some reasons why Brady will never win another Super Bowl, and bringing into question how successful the Patriots will be once he finally retires . Eyewitness News looked into how much fans can expect to pay if they plan to watch the game in person. An old saying is that to be the man, you've got to beat the man.
  • Australian Open: Retiring Andy Murray out in opening round

    Australian Open: Retiring Andy Murray out in opening round

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    After surgery, after months without competing, having trouble practicing, of course there are always issues when you come back. Rafael Nadal celebrates after match point in his first-round match against James Duckworth during day one of the 2019 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 14, 2019.
  • Pochettino dismisses talk of tactical duel with Solskjaer

    Pochettino dismisses talk of tactical duel with Solskjaer

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    The only area where Romelu Lukaku was notably superior was his capacity to score goals. Marcus Rashford scored the only goal in the first half before a stunning display from goalkeeper David De Gea in the second half ensured United beat a top-six rival for the first time with season.
  • Barcelona vs Eibar: Messi becomes first player to score 400 LaLiga goals

    Barcelona vs Eibar: Messi becomes first player to score 400 LaLiga goals

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    Ronaldo is the second-highest goalscorer in LaLiga history with 311 goals , and has 412 goals across Portugal's Liga NOS, the Premier League, LaLiga and Serie A. He alone supplied three passes in the build-up to Suarez's opener. Starting XI: Ter Stegen (7); Roberto (7), Pique (8), Lenglet (8), Alba (7); Rakitic (6), Busquets (6), Arthur (6), Coutinho (8); Messi (8), Suarez (9*).
  • Roger Federer says Andy Murray's retirement will hit top players hard

    Roger Federer says Andy Murray's retirement will hit top players hard

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    The Spaniard has started the season in impeccable form having defeated world number one Novak Djokovic on the way to clinching the Qatar Open title. Spain's 22nd seed Roberto Bautista Agut is the man who could draw the curtain on Murray's time in Melbourne, where he has been a five-time finalist.
  • Yankees sign DJ LeMahieu to two-year deal

    Yankees sign DJ LeMahieu to two-year deal

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    After a face-to-face meeting in Las Vegas with Bryce Harper , his agent Scott Boras and his wife Kayla on Saturday, the Philadelphia Phillies have emerged as "the clear-cut favorite" to sign Harper, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today .
  • Matt Kuchar stays in control after Round 3

    Matt Kuchar stays in control after Round 3

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    He then reeled off two more over the first three holes after making the turn to regain the lead. Both courses require keeping the ball in play, and Kuchar has done that well over three rounds. Matt Kuchar hits from the 10th fairway during the second round of the Sony Open on Friday. Kuchar was sliding his way out of the top 50 toward the end of previous year, when he failed to make a Ryder Cup or Presidents Cup team for the first time since 2009.
  • 'Not for sale' - West Ham oppose Arnautovic's request for China switch

    'Not for sale' - West Ham oppose Arnautovic's request for China switch

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    Michael Owen is expecting Arsenal to have problems when they take on West Ham United in the Premier League on Saturday lunchtime. They paid £20m for him, which is nothing in the current market. "Players of his quality and other players like Declan Rice, Felipe Anderson, other clubs will want them but that is one thing". He hopes the fans can respect his wishes.
  • Emery: Arsenal can not make January deals

    Emery: Arsenal can not make January deals

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    Emery also offered an update on Aaron Ramsey following suggestions the midfielder is set to join Juventus in the summer after reportedly singing a £140,000 a week, five-year contract with the Italian champions. 'We are working, and also thinking and speaking with our performance [analyst] Darren [Burgess] and Julen Masach [strength and conditioning coach], for this week and this month.
  • Adam Gase to become Jets head coach, per report

    Adam Gase to become Jets head coach, per report

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    He'll try to change his fortunes - as well as those of the Jets - with a new opportunity. A head coach and quarterback are tied together automatically, and in New York Gase will inherit a promising young signal caller in Sam Darnold .
  • Padraig Harrington to lead Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits

    Padraig Harrington to lead Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits

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    He won't be. Nick Faldo was, arguably, the worst Ryder Cup captain in history at Valhalla in 2008, but a six-time Major victor doesn't lose that status on the back of a hard week in a team room. The PGA of America might be tempted to go for someone with a winning pedigree as Ryder Cup captain, with Davis Love III and Paul Azinger top of a very short list! There will certainly be more pressure being a Ryder Cup captain, particularly on home soil, and I'm expecting Stricker to find out the ...
  • Bayern Raise Offer To Chelsea For Callum Hudson-Odoi To $44.6M

    Bayern Raise Offer To Chelsea For Callum Hudson-Odoi To $44.6M

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    Sarri claimed to be in the dark over suggestions Fabregas was already in Monte Carlo, adding: "I don't know, yesterday he had a free day for the injury, so I don't know". "We definitely want to sign him - he has the qualities which would fit very well into our team", Bayern's director of sport Hasan Salihamidzic said on Wednesday at their winter training camp in Doha.
  • Clemson vs. Alabama: Tigers File Blowout Win, Drake Curse Invoked

    Clemson vs. Alabama: Tigers File Blowout Win, Drake Curse Invoked

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    Put plain and simple, Nick Saban and the top-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide got taken to the woodshed Monday night in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game. Clemson finishes 15-0, while Alabama ends its season 14-1. Alabama will be back, but Clemson will nearly certainly be there waiting for them. Playing in his first year out of high school, Lawrence outplayed former Tigers quarterback Kelly Bryant, who despite winning an ACC title and taking them to a berth in the semi ...
  • Manchester City thrash 3rd-tier Burton 9-0 in League Cup semifinal

    Manchester City thrash 3rd-tier Burton 9-0 in League Cup semifinal

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    When everyone is fit, it's better. If he remains sidelined then Gabriel Jesus is likely to continue up front having scored five times across those two games. "Tomorrow is different, it is two games in the cup, Wigan was one game". That set up a quarter final tie away to Middlesbrough and a solitary goal from Jake Hesketh was enough to put the Brewers into the semi-final and their fans, dreamland.
  • How Manchester City could line up against Burton Albion

    How Manchester City could line up against Burton Albion

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    Guardiola does not want to rush the Belgian midfielder back after two injuries disrupted his season but he showed his quality in the 66 minutes he played, with the City boss saying De Bruyne sees things that other players can not. Compete really every, every, every single weekend with real games. Meanwhile, Guardiola refused to be drawn on Liverpool's exit from the FA Cup with the Premier League leaders fielding a weakened team.
  • Why John Harbaugh Was Right To Keep Lamar Jackson In Against Chargers

    Why John Harbaugh Was Right To Keep Lamar Jackson In Against Chargers

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    Coach John Harbaugh explained after the game how he didn't think backup quarterback Joe Flacco could not have done more for the team that Jackson provided. The trio of Bosa, Ingram, and Chris McCain, who is not on this year's team, combined for six tackles, a sack, and a quarterback hit. Outside linebacker Terrell Suggs, 36, is an unrestricted free agent and will likely be elsewhere in 2019.
  • Lurking McIlroy enjoying Tournament of Champions

    Lurking McIlroy enjoying Tournament of Champions

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    Kevin Tway now tops the leaderboard at six under at the first US PGA Tour event of the year, while Leishman is joined in a share of second by Kizzire, former US Open victor Webb Simpson and Andrew Putnam. Coming off a birdie on the 16th, Leishman shoved his drive so far right on the 17th that it ran into the bushes. And I had that chance to make the bogey, which would have been a great bogey, but double was pretty disappointing.
  • Callum Hudson-Odoi to get No.10 shirt at Bayern

    Callum Hudson-Odoi to get No.10 shirt at Bayern

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    The 18-year-old Wales worldwide played his tenth game for the Blues in their comfortable 2-0 FA Cup third round victory over Nottingham Forest on Saturday, something that earned the Grecians £250,000 as part of Ampadu's move to Stamford Bridge.
  • Injured Pogba to join Man Utd late on Dubai trip

    Injured Pogba to join Man Utd late on Dubai trip

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    Reading , second bottom in the Championship and without a win in 11, battled well and troubled a flat-looking United at times and fashioned numerous chances that should have been put away. "But then they were probably checking if it was offside or not, probably was". United will travel to Dubai for warm-weather training after Saturday's game, and Solskjaer warned it will not be a holiday.
  • Defending champion and teenager to meet in ASB Classic final

    Defending champion and teenager to meet in ASB Classic final

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    A day after knocking out world No 3 Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark, 18-year-old Andreescu put on another stunning display to oust 2015 Auckland champion Williams. Andreescu will meet Venus Williams after the seven-time major victor overcame Lauren Davis 6-4 6-3, while Amanda Anisimova will meet Viktoria Kuzmova after they beat Barbora Strycova and Sofia Kenin respectively.
  • Bulls trade Holiday to Grizzlies for Brooks, Selden

    Bulls trade Holiday to Grizzlies for Brooks, Selden

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    As a result, the hope is that he'll be given an extended look in Chicago, but at this point it's too early to gauge what his role will look like. Selden is averaging 5.4 points in 14.2 minutes over 32 games. What's more is Hutchison could've received more playing time without sending Holiday to the Grizzlies . From the Bulls' standpoint, this deal was somewhat more straightforward.