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But the draw took Swansea five points clear of Southampton , which occupies the final relegation place after losing to Chelsea 3-2. Everton missed out on the chance to go above Leicester City into eighth after making it consecutive draws on the back of last weekend's goalless Merseyside derby.
  • Commonwealth Games 2018: It's Saina vs Sindhu in badminton final

    Commonwealth Games 2018: It's Saina vs Sindhu in badminton final

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    She had won two of their three career meetings and had also defeated Sindhu in the final of the national championships past year. Saina repeatedly targeted Sindhu's backhand and made her rush towards the net, and a hat-trick of smashes against her much younger opponent ensured the lead did not swell.
  • Neymar 'about a month' away from comeback after operation

    Neymar 'about a month' away from comeback after operation

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    Brazilian PSG's footballer Neymar Junior attends the photocall for the 2018 American Foundation for AIDS Research (amFAR) Gala Sao Paulo in Sao Paulo Brazil on Saturday. A win for PSG will open up a 17-point advantage with just 15 left to play for and a draw would mean that Monaco could only hope to finish level on points at best.
  • Albion lose in Selhurst Park thriller

    Albion lose in Selhurst Park thriller

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    The Eagles netted three times in the opening 24 minutes at Selhurst Park and although Brighton fought back during the final hour of the game, it was not enough to prevent another setback in the Premier League . Chelsea scored three goals in eight minutes to beat Southampton , while Burnley kept their European hopes alive with a 2-1 victory over Leicester at Turf Moor.
  • Commonwealth Catch-up: Day 10 at the Games

    Commonwealth Catch-up: Day 10 at the Games

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    It was a rare meet for the Jamaicans, who didn't pick up any gold in the 100, 200 or 4×100 relays - Yohan Blake's men's team was third in the one-lap relay and Elaine Thompson's women's team was second. There are also the expectations that this would be the last medal for MC Mary Kom as she will be taking the retirement after the tournament. It was then the turn of the women, and England were triumphant again as they won comfortably despite a brilliant late burst from Jamaica's Elaine ...
  • Poulter trails DeChambeau by one at RBC Heritage

    Poulter trails DeChambeau by one at RBC Heritage

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    After finding a bunker at 18, he sank a testy 12-footer for par to keep the second-round lead. DeChambeau pumped his fist when the ball curled in, as pleased with his improved putting as his composure at rallying late to the lead. Players are scheduled for the second and third rounds tomorrow due to the threat of heavy rain in the area on Sunday . "The guys were saying we've got to play 54, so this gives us that opportunity, " Haas said.
  • Dismal showing as hockey teams return empty-handed

    Dismal showing as hockey teams return empty-handed

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    Mary Kom won the Commonwealth Games medal in her first appearance at the quadrennial extravaganza as she defeated Northern Ireland's Kristina O' Hara in the final of the women's 45-48 kg category . The 24-year-old from Singhwa Khas village in Hissar, Harayana began his senior career in the men's lightweight category (60kg) and won the Asian Games gold medal in 2010.
  • Burnley beat Leicester to boost European hopes

    Burnley beat Leicester to boost European hopes

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    Dyche's remarkable success has been built on a small, tight squad and meticulous preparation, things that would be severely tested by the Europa League. I got on really well with the players, the staff, the owners are great as well. "It's hard to accept but, I repeat, Burnley deserve it". It is now a year since the Clarets were awarded a spot-kick, and Dyche said: "It's impossible, or at least improbable in modern football".
  • Wagner writes good-bye essay, enters 2018 National Basketball Association draft

    Wagner writes good-bye essay, enters 2018 National Basketball Association draft

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    The 6-foot-11, 245-pound German forward, who idolizes Dallas Mavericks superstar and countryman Dirk Nowitzki, entered his name in the draft a year ago and later withdrew it to stay in school. His decision to part for the National Basketball Association comes just eight days before the April 22 deadline for players to decide on whether or not they want to enter into the draft.
  • Seeking credit for goal after game earns Kane online teasing

    Seeking credit for goal after game earns Kane online teasing

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    Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah , Kane's competitor for the Premier League Golden Boot, took to Twitter to share his disbelief at the Premier League's ruling and found support from quite a few of his club mates. It may be too late to stop Manchester City's march to the Premier League title, but Tottenham Hotspur can further delay the title party and further embolden challengers next season by inflicting a fourth straight defeat on Pep Guardiola's men today.
  • Premier League latest score, goals and updates

    Premier League latest score, goals and updates

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    Jordan Henderson crossed following a half-cleared corner and Mane flicked a header towards goal , then pounced to slam home the rebound when Asmir Begovic could only parry. Jermain Defoe leads the line for the Cherries at Anfield, looking to score his fifth Premier League goal of the season, with Joshua King playing just behind him.
  • Genworth Financial Inc (GNW): Attractive Mover

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    The Capital Returns Management Llc holds 1.32M shares with $4.11 million value, up from 937,276 last quarter. Pandora Media, Inc. (NYSE:P) has declined 55.28% since April 12, 2017 and is downtrending. The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Monday, November 14 by Morgan Stanley. The stock of Citigroup Inc. The stock has "Market Perform" rating by Wells Fargo on Friday, September 23.
  • Record-breaking Barca see off Valencia

    Record-breaking Barca see off Valencia

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    Goals from Luis Suarez and Samuel Umtiti secured the victory and made it 39 matches without defeat for Ernesto Valverde's men in Spain's top flight. Former Barcelona star Rivaldo says the Catalans' Champions League exit at the hands of Roma was " good for football ".
  • Newcastle v Arsenal: Premier League preview, predicted line ups, plus more

    Newcastle v Arsenal: Premier League preview, predicted line ups, plus more

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    While the Spaniard will surely receive offers in the summer, as he has during his Newcastle reign before, and there will come a breaking point in his relationship with Ashley, blindly assuming he will walk away from his current job shows a lack of understanding of Benitez and his bond with the club, the fans and the city, despite not having permanent residency there.
  • Why Robert Griffin III Believes He's a Better Player Now

    Why Robert Griffin III Believes He's a Better Player Now

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    Although he wasn't on the field a year ago, Griffin, 28, said he was mentally very much in the game. Many speculate that this was the result of wear and tear that comes with being a running quarterback. Unfortunately, his season ended with a number of severe knee injuries that required surgery in the offseason. Griffin was a highlight machine his rookie year, and was at his best when he used his running ability to complement the passing game.
  • Red Devils Reportedly Give Up on Gareth Bale

    Red Devils Reportedly Give Up on Gareth Bale

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    Inter Milan become the latest European giant to be linked with a bid for Real Madrid's Gareth Bale . Now, according to the Independent , Bale is no longer considered as "untransferable" - a status which he has maintained ever since his arrival at The Bernabeu five years ago.
  • Bayern vs Real Madrid; Liverpool vs Roma

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    The first legs will take place on April 24-25 and the second will be on May 1-2. Speaking to CNN International, he said: 'They've all said, "We don't want to play against Liverpool ". Real director Emilio Butragueno said Zinedine Zidane's team were confident they can win a third consecutive European crown. Real and Bayern have faced off three times in the knockout phase already since 2012, with the La Liga outfit triumphing twice including 6-3 on aggregate in last season's quarterfinal ...
  • IFRU And Ulster Rugby Cancel Contracts Of Jackson And Olding

    IFRU And Ulster Rugby Cancel Contracts Of Jackson And Olding

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    Following the review, the organisations have chose to end the contracts belonging to both Mr Jackson and Mr Olding. Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding will leave Ulster Rugby after they and the IRFU agreed to revoke their contracts with immediate effect .
  • Boxer Mary Kom wins 18th Gold Medal for India

    Boxer Mary Kom wins 18th Gold Medal for India

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    Former Indian cricketer virender sehwag took his twitter account to post Congratulations message along with a photo of the victor Mary Mom. Is this ignorance on our part that we do not even know and use the correct name of a sportswoman who has achieved legendary status in her sport over the years? Fifteen-year-old shooter Anish Bhanwala became the youngest Indian to win a Commonwealth Games gold on a day when two of the country's athletes were booted out for breaching the event's "No Needle ...
  • 'Joshua, Wilder in Progressing Talks Over Heavyweight Unification Bout'

    'Joshua, Wilder in Progressing Talks Over Heavyweight Unification Bout'

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    While Fury will take a few tune-up fights before going in with the big boys, Joshua is eager to fight much, much sooner. Heavyweights champions, Anthony Joshua and Deontay Wilder are in progressing talks about unifying their belts in a hugely anticipated bout, says Joshua's manager, Eddie Hearn.
  • Kraft misses cut by 1 after bird strike causes double-bogey

    Kraft misses cut by 1 after bird strike causes double-bogey

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    The 42-year-old missed another great chance to improve his score from inside 10 feet at his final hole, but he had done enough to earn the early clubhouse lead alongside Si Woo Kim , who held off Poulter in a final-round duel at The Players Championship last year.
  • Big Match Focus: Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester City

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    Why? After a mid-season blip Burnley are finishing the season strongly, thanks in no small part to the goals of Ashley Barnes and Chris Wood. Salah leads the Premier League's top scorer's race with 29 goals, four more than Kane and eight more than Aguero.
  • CWG: Manika Batra clinches historic gold in women's TT

    CWG: Manika Batra clinches historic gold in women's TT

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    This is her third medal in CWG 2018 and also became the first ever Indian woman to win a gold medal in the singles at CWG. Adding to what has so far been a brilliant day for India at the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast with as much as 7 gold medals in a day, Manika Batra gave India its first TT gold of the day.
  • Man City trio on PFA Player of the Year shortlist

    Man City trio on PFA Player of the Year shortlist

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    Salah and De Bruyne are the stand-out contenders, with debate raging over which one should collect the award. Man United's Marcus Rashford aswell as Harry Kane but perhaps the more interesting call is Fulham's Ryan Sessegnon. Egyptian superstar Salah has chalked up 29 goals in only 31 league matches for Jurgen Klopp's side in his first season back in England's top flight, and now leads the scoring charts - ahead of second-placed Kane - by four goals.
  • FSU QB Deondre Francois cited for marijuana possession

    FSU QB Deondre Francois cited for marijuana possession

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    Francois told officers the marijuana was not his and that he had not smoked since December. FSU spokesman Derek Satterfield said the school is aware of the incident and it is handling it internally. Even though it occurred late in Jimbo Fisher's tenure, Taggart also was not pleased that Francois chose to miss a late-season game against Delaware State to go home.
  • CWG 2018: Wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Sumit clinch Gold, Sakshi Malik gets Bronze

    CWG 2018: Wrestlers Vinesh Phogat, Sumit clinch Gold, Sakshi Malik gets Bronze

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    Earlier, Indian wrestler Sumit Malik won the 125 kilogram freestyle title at the 21st Commonwealth Games here on Saturday. A little over a year later, Vinesh made a triumphant return and won a silver medal (55kg) at the Asian Wrestling Championship in New Delhi and later in 2017 claimed gold at the National Wrestling Championships.
  • Commonwealth Games: Tejaswini, Moudgil win gold, silver in 50m rifle 3 positions

    Commonwealth Games: Tejaswini, Moudgil win gold, silver in 50m rifle 3 positions

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    The result means Ser ended her Commonwealth Games campaign without a medal. Tejaswini Sawant, center, with Anjum Moudgil, left, and Seonaid McIntosh of Scotland, bronze, on the podium. In the qualification, Moudgil had shattered the CWG Qualifying record by a significant margin. Her 589 (196 in kneeling, 199 in prone and 194 in standing) ensured she finished at the top in qualifying.
  • Kings-Doughty-Suspended, 1st Ld-Writethru,476

    Kings-Doughty-Suspended, 1st Ld-Writethru,476

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    That meant the Kings were without three of their top four defensemen, with Jake Muzzin and Derek Forbort injured. But even then, Doughty will have to miss one game due to a suspension for the infraction. "Everything feels good now". I have watched this replay numerous times and still can't really comprehend it. Crosby's tip so nonchalant and at such a weird angle, yet the velocity on the redirect is staggering and it's perfectly placed off the iron and in.
  • The medal doesn't only belongs to me: Sushil on clinching CWG gold

    The medal doesn't only belongs to me: Sushil on clinching CWG gold

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    On Saturday, India opened its box with Kom and added the 18th gold medal, while more medals are being awaited with interesting events lined up for the day. The Commonwealth Games Federation (CFG) called the statements of race walker KT Irfan and triple jumper Rakesh Babu - who were charged with breaching the "no needle policy" after a needle was recovered from their room - "unreliable and evasive", and was prompt in penalizing them.
  • NFL Mock Draft: Josh Rosen lands with Jets

    NFL Mock Draft: Josh Rosen lands with Jets

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    With the first round pick, many believe the Raiders will target the defensive side of the ball. So what's the plan with the six picks the Eagles now own? He nearly definitely would start opposite Dalvin Tomlinson at end , especially while Josh Mauro is suspended .
  • Oklahoma City Thunder slam broadcaster for 'cotton-picking' comment

    Oklahoma City Thunder slam broadcaster for 'cotton-picking' comment

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    The phrase 'cotton-picking, ' usually used to provide emphasis, carries negative connotations related to black slavery in the United States. In the second quarter of Oklahoma City's 137-123 win over the Grizzlies Wednesday, Davis used the phrase after Westbrook assisted a Terrence Ferguson three-pointer that pushed the team's lead to 15 points.
  • Meeks To Be Suspended 25 Games For Violating Anti-Drug Program

    Meeks To Be Suspended 25 Games For Violating Anti-Drug Program

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    The athlete's father, Orestes Meeks, also commented on his son's pending suspension. Accordingly, we will appeal the suspension and vigorously defend Jodie's rights. The Wizards will receive $22,000 in tax savings for each game missed during the postseason. Should Meeks chose to opt into his $3.5 million player option for next season, he stands to lose just over $31,000 per game from his salary.
  • Nazem Kadri Suspended 3 Games for Boarding Bruins' Tommy Wingels

    Nazem Kadri Suspended 3 Games for Boarding Bruins' Tommy Wingels

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    Bruins center Riley Nash is getting closer and closer in his recovery from an ear injury, but the 28-year-old skater is not expected to rejoin his teammates for Game 2 of the opening round Stanley Cup Playoffs Saturday vs. "He was turning up the wall so I was committed to the hit, and then he ended up falling". I certainly wasn't trying to hit him when he was down like that.
  • Place Your Bet On Grand National With Coral

    Place Your Bet On Grand National With Coral

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    Walsh, who achieved the best finish for a female rider in the race when third on Seabass in 2012, said: 'I'm realistic. Rupert Adams, spokesman for William Hill, said: "Baie Des Iles could end up being our worst result - she will love the soft ground, is a grey and, most importantly, has Katie Walsh on board".
  • Pacers To Face Cavs In Round 1 Of Playoffs

    Pacers To Face Cavs In Round 1 Of Playoffs

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    The Cavaliers head coach said: "You usually go nine". Jose Calderon , the first free agent Cleveland signed over the summer, has persisted through the whole turnstile. This year though it's going to be a hard series to win, and a sweep would actually probably be near impossible. The Pacers and Cavs square off on Sunday at 3:30 in Cleveland for game one.
  • Clubs agree to continue testing of VAR

    Clubs agree to continue testing of VAR

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    The testing will focus on how that can be improved and the Premier League hopes to see it used in the FA Cup and the Carabao Cup next term. "On the pitch, I didn't know if I was offside or not because it was I think the line was very tight", the Spaniard told MUTV after the game .
  • Agent QB Mark Sanchez Suspended Four Games for Violating PED Policy

    Agent QB Mark Sanchez Suspended Four Games for Violating PED Policy

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    Former first-round pick Mark Sanchez, who has found a second life in the National Football League as a quarterback mentor, hasn't taken the field in a regular-season game since the 2016 season. The former USC star was drafted by the New York Jets with the fifth overall pick in the 2009 draft. Sanchez had a roller-coaster career with the Jets that some will most remember for his infamous "Butt Fumble" against the Patriots on Thanksgiving night in 2012.