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So Arsenal travel to the South Coast today to take on Bournemouth , who are just four points below us in the table, and our series of tough games begin with probably the easiest of the three. "At the same time, every competition where there's a title up for grabs is important and that counts for the two domestic cup competitions as well".
  • Fitchburg State basketball player apologizes for striking opponent in the face

    Fitchburg State basketball player apologizes for striking opponent in the face

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    Nichols' guard Nate Tengalia fired up and hit a wide open corner three, as Fitchburg State's Kewan Platt seemingly lazily jogged out for a half-hearted contest. We are appalled by the actions of the student-athlete. "We are aware that the Fitchburg State administration is handling the matter". Fitchburg State has not yet chimed in with any actions of its own but according to Sporting News the college is considering its options.
  • National Football League moves Chiefs-Rams game from Mexico City to Los Angeles

    National Football League moves Chiefs-Rams game from Mexico City to Los Angeles

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    The game, originally scheduled to be played at Estadio Azteca in Mexico City, will now be played at the L.A. Coliseum because Azteca's playing surface did not meet National Football League standards. A recent concert at Estadio Azteca reportedly left the field in poor condition, and recent efforts to fix or replace the playing surface apparently had not quelled fears over potential injury.
  • Draymond Green ‘surprised’ he was suspended

    Draymond Green ‘surprised’ he was suspended

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    Things aren't so flawless by the Bay for Draymond Green and the Golden State Warriors . During the confrontation, Green took exception with how he was being treated by Durant. Green is frustrated by way that Durant allowed contract situation to fester and hang over the season. No one had to be separated, no player left his seat and no hint of physicality loomed in the setting, sources said.
  • Kyle Walker deletes tweet mocking Man United after Man City derby win

    Kyle Walker deletes tweet mocking Man United after Man City derby win

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    Having temporarily gone top with the victory, the Reds dropped below pace-setters Manchester City as a result of their success against Manchester United later in the day. Both are comfortable with the ball at their feet, and both are capable of aggressive, front-foot defending. "I think the team played really well, particularly in the second half", he said .
  • What we learned from the Los Angeles Rams win over the Seahawks

    What we learned from the Los Angeles Rams win over the Seahawks

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    It's tough, but fortunately we've got guys that are ready to step up". He had five catches for 39 yards before leaving the game against the Seahawks . "He is a starting-caliber player, and that's what we'll do moving forward". "I texted my wife that day and just said, 'We've been blessed by this game and so many millions of things have been just fantastic, that I'm glad to be a part of, '" said Whitworth, who lives in Thousand Oaks with his wife and four children.
  • Ballack: Europa League Should Not Be Priority for Chelsea

    Ballack: Europa League Should Not Be Priority for Chelsea

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    Everyone wants to play but you know I can'd do anything but train and do my best when I get the opportunity. "Hazard can create problems in any moment of the match". The height difference of one foot and Rudiger's amateur dramatics might have helped Bernard escape with a booking for motioning his head towards the defender.
  • National Basketball Association world rallies around Caris LeVert after gruesome injury

    National Basketball Association world rallies around Caris LeVert after gruesome injury

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    Martin O'Malley said in a statement. LeVert was taken to a local Minneapolis hospital and will undergo a full evaluation, the Nets said. "He is the heart and soul of our program", Brooklyn coach Kenny Atkinson told reporters postgame. "He had a fantastic start to the season", Atkinson added. He entered the game averaging 19 points per game and had developed into Brooklyn's go-to player.
  • We are taking Japan seriously, says Jones

    We are taking Japan seriously, says Jones

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    Prop Ben Moon replaces Alec Hepburn in the front row and flanker Sam Underhill starts instead of the injured Tom Curry. So, what did the Lions get right that England must try to replicate on Saturday? The All Blacks and opponents England will both sport the iconic emblem of remembrance when they clash at Twickenham, London Saturday, a day before the centenary of Armistice Day signaling the end of World War I.
  • Xherdan Shaqiri Starts - Liverpool Team vs Fulham Confirmed

    Xherdan Shaqiri Starts - Liverpool Team vs Fulham Confirmed

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    Klopp praised the "brilliant" reactions of Alisson , Trent Alexander-Arnold and Salah that combined to punish Fulham but insisted the offside decision was far from clearcut. "In this country normally you can not show disrespect to the referee and this is a problem because it's shown disrespect to my team, myself and Fulham supporters", said Jokanovic, who is under scrutiny after seven successive defeats left the Cottagers bottom of the table.
  • Dez Bryant reportedly signs with New Orleans

    Dez Bryant reportedly signs with New Orleans

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    I think sometimes that's looked at the wrong way. "He'll be a great addition". New Orleans is one of the best teams in the league and he is going to be playing alongside one of the top quarterbacks of all-time. The market was pretty dry at that point for Bryant and it took until Wednesday for him to sign with the Saints . New Orleans (7-1), which has won seven straight and leads the NFC South Division, didn't necessarily need another receiver.
  • Federer, Djokovic clash over ATP Finals future

    Federer, Djokovic clash over ATP Finals future

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    Djokovic - who has stopped Federer in three London finals - remains favourite, despite looking physically shredded when losing to the rising Russian Karen Khachanov in the Paris Masters final last Sunday. "He knows it, and believe me, what's more important is that the guys on the other side of the net know it", Paul Annacone, former coach to Federer, told The New York Times .
  • Manchester United trio send sympathy to injured Danny Welbeck, striker in hospital

    Manchester United trio send sympathy to injured Danny Welbeck, striker in hospital

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    Arsenal Manager, Unai Emery has confirmed that Danny Welbeck has been taken to hospital to undergo further tests after suffering a leg injury in Arsenal's Europa League clash against Sporting Lisbon. Stephan Lichtsteiner left the pitch with a hamstring problem while Nacho Monreal is still recovering from a similar injury. He had some chances too. They [saw] it was a big injury.
  • Spinners hurt Sri Lanka after cautious start

    Spinners hurt Sri Lanka after cautious start

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    Herath, 40, thus retired after getting run out in the 86th over. Rangana Herath ended his distinguished Test career face down in the dirt, needlessly run out going for a second run. 9, 2018. After the lunch, Kusal Mendis hit Leach for four over his head but attempting a repeat the next ball spooned the ball to Moeen and departed for 46.
  • Manchester City want derby revenge, says Laporte

    Manchester City want derby revenge, says Laporte

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    But now in their third seasons in charge, Guardiola and Mourinho's reigns have instead seen a chasm open up with the blue half of Manchester now the dominant side of the city. We have lost two finals in the past four years and last year we played a great game against Real and were unlucky to lose. "But if we keep conceding goals before the opposition there will be a day where we can not come back so we have to grow up in our approach, because is clear the team is growing up, but we have to ...
  • Is College Basketball Already Too Easy For Zion Williamson, Duke Freshmen?

    Is College Basketball Already Too Easy For Zion Williamson, Duke Freshmen?

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    What makes things even more freakish is Duke's side consisted mostly of freshmen (first year students). That team went 38-0, and if it wasn't for an absolutely loaded Wisconsin team picking them off in the Final Four, they would have played for a national title with an undefeated, 40-0 season on the line.
  • Melbourne Cup: Cross Counter trainer Charlie Appleby savours win in Australian race

    Melbourne Cup: Cross Counter trainer Charlie Appleby savours win in Australian race

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    Appleby credited Sheikh Mohammed and his powerful global stable for the win, saying "they were all family". Cross Counter won the Cup, the Charlie Appleby-trained stayer handing Australian jockey Kerrin McEvoy his third Cup triumph. In a flawless completion to a stellar year highlighted by Masar's Derby victory, Thunder Snow's Dubai World Cup and 27 other G1s, Cross Counter epitomised the Godolphin philosophy of pushing global boundaries and striving for perfection.
  • Juan Mata speaks out on new contract after Juventus win

    Juan Mata speaks out on new contract after Juventus win

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    Ronaldo scored for Juventus as they lost to Manchester United last night, with the Red Devils emerging from the showdown with a key three points to their name. United will be confident but I'm not sure Mourinho is the type of manager who will go for it at the Etihad. Goaded by the home fans throughout, he reacted at the end by surging on to the field and cupping his ear to the home supporters before being led off the field.
  • Benzema scores brace as Real Madrid thrash Viktoria Plzen

    Benzema scores brace as Real Madrid thrash Viktoria Plzen

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    We came into the game fully focused and it showed. "We have seen handsome goals". CSKA have four points with Plzen on one. Karim Benzema has been in fine form under his new boss, scoring three times in three outings, netting his 200th Champions League goal on Wednesday and adding his 201st for good measure.
  • Raptors won't be bowing to Kings in Sacramento

    Raptors won't be bowing to Kings in Sacramento

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    The Kings run three traditional centres out there on any given night, which likely means Jonas Valanciuans gets the start in Sacramento, but Ibaka has proven just as risky and deadly coming off the bench as he has been starting. Too bad, because there were a TON of big stars who came out to see the Lakers at Staples Center including Denzel Washington , Odell Beckham , Brian Ortega , Canelo Alvarez , Chris Bosh and more.
  • Rivers, Gordon leads Chargers past Seahawks 25-17

    Rivers, Gordon leads Chargers past Seahawks 25-17

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    Richards has had stints on Los Angeles' practice squad the past two seasons. ESPN's Adam Schefter, citing a source, reported that Gordon will face the Seattle Seahawks after the injury had kept him out of the team's Week 7 win against the Tennessee Titans in London.
  • Messi in Barcelona squad to face Inter Milan despite fractured arm

    Messi in Barcelona squad to face Inter Milan despite fractured arm

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    Barca will certainly be delighted, relieved even, when his recovery is complete. "This guy is a really special player, one-v-one he's virtually unstoppable". "The whole team has taken a step forward", the Spain global said. "Under the new coach I'm not being picked but I'm working on it". "We have to see if he's safe to play", Valverde told reporters Monday.
  • Liverpool draw shows Arsenal can play with top teams - Bernd Leno

    Liverpool draw shows Arsenal can play with top teams - Bernd Leno

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    The draw briefly took Liverpool to the top of the Premier League, before Manchester City's victory over Southampton on Sunday moved Pep Guardiola's side two points ahead. Shkodran Mustafi was impressive against Roberto Firmino, Granit Xhaka looked like a disciplined performer and Hector Bellerin has added defensive discipline to his game under Emery's guidance.
  • Cricket Betting Tips, Match Prediction and Preview India v Windies 1st T20I

    Cricket Betting Tips, Match Prediction and Preview India v Windies 1st T20I

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    India's last win against West Indies came way back on March 23, 2014 in the World T20 in Bangladesh, and Sharma will have his task cut out in his quest to start well at his happy hunting ground. Mystery spinner Sunil Narine is also absent. However, India will be wary of the threat that West Indies poses in the shorter format of the game since they are the reigning T20I champions.
  • Lakers validate LeBron's proclamations of progress with win at Portland

    Lakers validate LeBron's proclamations of progress with win at Portland

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    With the slow start to the season so far, Luke Walton may be under pressure from the front office to perform sooner rather than later. Earlier in the week, it was reported that Magic Johnson and Walton engaged in a serious one-on-one meeting, the message being: results are expected now that LeBron James has joined the purple and gold.
  • Chelsea ease past Crystal Palace to extend unbeaten start

    Chelsea ease past Crystal Palace to extend unbeaten start

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    Palace's hopes of securing a crucial point vanished when they conceded two goals in five second-half minutes. Sarri sensed that little was being offered in the way of direct service to the 18-yard box, and in response brought on Eden Hazard and Mateo Kovacic, with the former helping to restore Chelsea's lead within just a minute of coming off the bench.
  • Demaryius Thomas trade means it's Courtland Sutton's time

    Demaryius Thomas trade means it's Courtland Sutton's time

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    During Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels's brief tenure as Broncos head coach, Denver selected Thomas 22nd overall in the 2010 NFL Draft. This trade would make so much sense for both parties, no matter how tough it would be for Broncos Country to see Thomas in any other team's colors, even New England's.
  • Broncos Finalizing Deal To Send Demaryius Thomas To Texans

    Broncos Finalizing Deal To Send Demaryius Thomas To Texans

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    The Denver Broncos have parted ways with one of its most prolific wide receivers in franchise history, shipping Demaryius Thomas to the Houston Texans ahead of Tuesday's National Football League trade deadline. "We were not hell-bent on trading Demaryius, " Elway said. Thomas has 36 receptions for 402 yards and three touchdowns in 2018, and is signed through next season at $14 million.