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Tyson Fury confirmed he will take on Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas after easing to a points decision win against Francesco Pianeta in Belfast on Saturday . I said send me the contract, I said yes. "If he ever think about having this belt, he better wake up and apologize to me because he ain't never having this", Wilder countered.
  • Man City can cope with injured De Bruyne’s absence, says Walker

    Man City can cope with injured De Bruyne’s absence, says Walker

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    City, who began their title defence with a 2-0 victory at Arsenal , next play Huddersfield at home on Sunday. For the first time this year, City's title odds have lengthened as Liverpool's are cut. It is understood that De Bruyne tore the lateral ligament in his right knee. He was maybe the main man for us last season. De Koster revealed that De Bruyne is hopeful of making a swift recovery from the injury.
  • Maurizio Sarri provides fresh update on Eden Hazard’s future

    Maurizio Sarri provides fresh update on Eden Hazard’s future

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    On top of Leno, Arsenal's summer signings have all be brought in with an eye to strengthening a porous defence. Özil has always been regarded as Arsenal's talisman, but has disappointed frequently since he signed a new three-year contract to remain at the Emirates Stadium in January.
  • Atletico come back to beat Lopetegui's Real Madrid in Super Cup

    Atletico come back to beat Lopetegui's Real Madrid in Super Cup

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    Are we witnessing the dying light of the Real Madrid supernova? The two Madrid clubs have won 60 per cent of all European trophies in the past five years - Real Madrid have won four of the past five Uefa Champions League titles - but there's a nervousness since the departure of Zinedine Zidane and Cristiano Ronaldo over the summer.
  • #ThisDayThatYear: Virat Kohli made his debut in 2008

    #ThisDayThatYear: Virat Kohli made his debut in 2008

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    India captain Virat Kohli said "the only option is to win this game" as he urged his side to make a virtue of their dire position heading into the third Test against England . That appears unlikely - India have already ditched one opener, Shikhar Dhawan , this series. He averages 17.75 against South Africa and England in two Tests this year, and his overall average in England is 20.12 (four Tests).
  • I would have left Chelsea if Conte was still boss says Willian

    I would have left Chelsea if Conte was still boss says Willian

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    The Blues got off to the flawless start in the Premier League over the weekend, beating Huddersfield 3-0 - and Willian has admitted his delight at their new attacking style of play. "Such players want to play football like that, do they not?" "There are a lot of things we can take on board and improve and with a positive mind go to the next game because there were certain things we set up and wanted to ever since we started pre-season and we managed to put it in the game and do it well".
  • Tottenham confirmed stating XI vs Fulham - Pochettino makes change

    Tottenham confirmed stating XI vs Fulham - Pochettino makes change

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    Ahead of their first "home" clash of the season against Fulham at Wembley he said: "Maybe, yes, we are going to see if some players believe that they can achieve their goals in another club". "It's easy for the responsible people such as Daniel to think 'OK, rather than investing in creating a massive training ground and building a new stadium, let's put the money into players".
  • Djokovic rallies to defeat Mannarino in Cincinnati third round

    Djokovic rallies to defeat Mannarino in Cincinnati third round

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    World number 10 Novak Djokovic has scored his 28th win in Cincinnati , staying on the title course in the only Masters 1000 event he failed to win, losing in the final five times in the past. Haase will play Pablo Carreno Busta for a spot in the quarters after the 13th seed defeated Bradley Klahn 6-4 6-4. The top-seeded Romanian stood 4-6 6-3 3-3 against Australian qualifier Ajla Tomljanovic when storms rolled in to bring the night session to an end on a day that had already seen one ...
  • Urban Meyer investigation at Ohio State to be completed Sunday

    Urban Meyer investigation at Ohio State to be completed Sunday

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    It looked like he was gone early, it doesn't look like he is now - and I say that just based on having watched college football and understanding the cynical nature of it. Offensive coordinator Ryan Day has been working as the acting head coach of the Buckeyes in Meyer's absence. Smith was sacked in July, after his ex-wife obtained a protective order against him.
  • English Premier League Matchweek 2

    English Premier League Matchweek 2

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    One team, that will definitely be ruing a missed opportunity to snatch at least a point in its opening Premier League game of the season, is Newcastle United . As for Cardiff , the MOTD commentator says they will be massively reliant on their home form, if they are to survive this time. " They will be determined to win too ".
  • Alli seals Spurs win as Kane's woes continue

    Alli seals Spurs win as Kane's woes continue

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    The goalkeeper made a great save and I was happy with the technology. "I am so proud because they were very focused on trying to arrive in a very good condition". "They knew there was a chance that they would have to play today and they were very professional in the summer and today". Rafa Benitez believes Newcastle United will have a successful season if the perform in the same manner as Saturday's loss to Tottenham Hotspur .
  • Paul Pogba should be permanent captain, says Ryan Giggs

    Paul Pogba should be permanent captain, says Ryan Giggs

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    Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he "couldn't be happier" with Paul Pogba after the France midfielder suggested he was dissatisfied with life at Old Trafford. "We never had a war or had, I don't know how you like to say, a change of words". "So you have to ask him". Mourinho's demeanour has been a matter for debate over the summer amid reports about disagreements with the Manchester United board over transfer activity.
  • Rick Zamperin: Free beer for Cleveland Browns fans… maybe

    Rick Zamperin: Free beer for Cleveland Browns fans… maybe

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    This system allowed the beer company to synchronize all online Victory Fridges to unlock at the same time in the event of a win for the Browns. Fans are anxious enough to see that first Browns win in almost two years, but a new promotion from Bud Light will certainly get their hopes up even more.
  • Tyson Fury & Deontay Wilder Had To Be Separated At Belfast Weigh-Ins

    Tyson Fury & Deontay Wilder Had To Be Separated At Belfast Weigh-Ins

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    So, it could be real or could not be. but one thing's for sure, it's a hell of a lot of fun. Keep in mind that Fury weighed up to 27 stone this time previous year. Wilder's response to that face-to-face outburst on the stage for the weigh-in was a priceless: 'I will get my grandfather out of his grave to knock you out, old man'.
  • To have backs against the wall is a good challenge, feels Kohli

    To have backs against the wall is a good challenge, feels Kohli

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    Kohli said with the series on the line, there is no room for India to think of anything else other than winning the third Test. They still have an opportunity to think about drawing the series. Then for England, they tried to stitch together a disjointed training system which included white-ball worldwide matches, by having Cheteshwar Pujara and Ishant Sharma play county cricket and some other members with the "A" team in England.
  • Davis Cup officially overhauled for 2019 with season-ending team event

    Davis Cup officially overhauled for 2019 with season-ending team event

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    The makeover to one of sport's most famous and oldest worldwide team tournaments has been a contentious issue within tennis but the ITF's plans received the necessary two-thirds majority from its 210 member nations. Critics said that those changes damaged the entire fabric of the competition and that the players were not consulted about the plans. External Link johnmillman tweet: Hey daviscup Quick question.
  • Baddeley confident of saving PGA Tour card

    Baddeley confident of saving PGA Tour card

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    Amateur champion and Clemson alum Doc Redman on Friday, the final day for commitments. Fresh off a thrilling PGA Championship, this week's Wyndham Championship offers players one last shot at FedEx Cup points before the playoffs. He should tear apart these short Par 5s with his length off-the-tee. Another Spaniard hoping to claim his spot on the European Ryder Cup team. Don't look now, but this guy quietly has not missed a cut since mid-April.
  • Jamie Redknapp tips Liverpool to beat Manchester City to league title

    Jamie Redknapp tips Liverpool to beat Manchester City to league title

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    When you are fresh here, fresh on your legs, it doesn't happen. Mateo was allowed to leave hospital in May, five months after being born, and his now recovering well. While the loss of such a player would be a blow to most clubs, City have more depth than most thanks to their Abu Dhabi owners spending generously on players.
  • Elon Musk's Boring Company to build tunnel to Dodger Stadium

    Elon Musk's Boring Company to build tunnel to Dodger Stadium

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    In a tweet Wednesday, the company released a plan for zero-emissions electric sleds that would run in a 3.6-mile tunnel between the stadium and the East Hollywood area. Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti said he's thrilled to be able to have a privately funded project in a city that already has committed to $120 billion worth of work on 28 projects leading up to 2028, when Los Angeles will host the Summer Olympics.
  • Jurgen Klopp confident in Liverpool defensive options backs Joe Gomez to flourish

    Jurgen Klopp confident in Liverpool defensive options backs Joe Gomez to flourish

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    Klopp's familiarity with the Bundesliga and the former Augsburg player is what prompted the German to make Klavan one of his first signings, which went through for a small fee of €5 million. He's fit which is very good, he's a very good football player and plays the position well. "We are expected to win every single game, no matter who we are playing against when we step on to the field, so it's up to us to be big enough to accept that responsibility and embrace the pressure".
  • Mourinho pours cold water on reports of rift with Pogba

    Mourinho pours cold water on reports of rift with Pogba

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    Goals from Paul Pogba and Luke Shaw helped Manchester United kick off their Premier League campaign with a win, as they defeated Leicester City 2-1 at Old Trafford last Friday, but while the result was one Jose Mourinho would've expected from his side, there were still significant areas that his Red Devils side need to improve on quickly.
  • Paul Scholes Slams Paul Pogba Amid Rumours Of Manchester United Rift

    Paul Scholes Slams Paul Pogba Amid Rumours Of Manchester United Rift

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    I didn't ask him, I am not going to ask him. Pundits, fans and former players have all had their say and opinions have varied, but Paul Ince has perhaps offered the most interesting of them all. Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has dismissed suggestions that Paul Pogba is unhappy at Old Trafford, claiming that the midfielder is "working extremely well".
  • Federer opens with win, Kvitova ousts Serena

    Federer opens with win, Kvitova ousts Serena

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    After Washington, I took four or five days off from the tennis court doing a lot of training, a lot of rehab. "You've got to keep it all in perspective, it's easier now for me to take time away". After Pouille dominated the first set, Murray stormed through the second to level the match, but that was as good as it got for the Scottish star - who was playing just his fourth tournament in 13 months following hip surgery in January .
  • Real Madrid 'must improve in all areas,' says Julen Lopetegui

    Real Madrid 'must improve in all areas,' says Julen Lopetegui

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    While Real Madrid are adjusting to life without Ronaldo, it was Atletico who provided the late heroics familiarly associated with their recently departed striker. "We hope this season will be greater". Real Madrid conceded four or more goals in a game for the first time since November 2015 against Barcelona in La Liga under Rafael Benitez - never doing so under Zidane.
  • Super Bowl MVP exits with shoulder injury

    Super Bowl MVP exits with shoulder injury

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    Foles will undoubtedly have more tests on his shoulder after the game. Eagles quarterback Nick Foles left Thursday night's game against the Patriots with a shoulder strain, the team announced . But with a new crop of receivers, it wouldn't be surprising if Brady puts in a good amount of work on Thursday night. "That was kind of made up to me because that was never my intention that I would be a bad sport", he said after the Patriots' 37-20 win in the rematch.
  • Fox News Remembers Aretha Franklin With Photo Of Patti LaBelle

    Fox News Remembers Aretha Franklin With Photo Of Patti LaBelle

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    The " Respect " singer was born in Memphis, Tennessee, in March 1942 and began her career as a little girl singing gospel in Detroit after her family relocated from Memphis to Buffalo and then to the Motor City. Historian Elise Harding-Davis grew up extremely close to the Franklin family. Earlier, in 2013, she told The Associated Press that her healing from an undisclosed condition was considered "absolutely miraculous" after she had been ill for several months.
  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former Prime Minister, passes away

    Atal Bihari Vajpayee, former Prime Minister, passes away

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    The All India Institute of Medical Sciences, where Vajpayee had been hospitalized for more than two months with a kidney infection and chest congestion, announced his death. "His peace efforts then began with a groundbreaking bus ride to Lahore, Pakistan, in February 1999, where he met with then-prime minister Nawaz Sharif.
  • Aretha Franklin: Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger and Barbra Streisand lead tributes

    Aretha Franklin: Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger and Barbra Streisand lead tributes

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    In her voice, we could feel our history, all of it and in every shade - our power and our pain, our darkness and our light, our quest for redemption and our hard-won respect . Fellow singer Diana Ross tweeted: "I'm sitting in prayer for the wonderful golden spirit Aretha Franklin ". Aretha Franklin singing Nessun Dorma at The Grammys in 1998.
  • Spanish league to play games in America

    Spanish league to play games in America

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    Malcolm Clarke, chair of the FSF and fans" representative on the FA Council, told Sportsmail: "The FSF would strongly oppose and actively campaign against any suggestion that Premier League games should be played overseas, as we did with the infamous "Game 39" proposal.
  • Cech or Leno? Emery picks starter against Chelsea

    Cech or Leno? Emery picks starter against Chelsea

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    The official English Twitter account of German club Bayer Leverkusen, whose former goalkeeper Bernd Leno represents Arsenal starting this season, had a cheeky reply of their own to Cech's gaffe. The Bundesliga team had highlighted a miscued clearance with the message, "in case you were wondering how to play out of the back.we might know a guy".
  • Broncos' Elway won't commit to Kelly or Lynch as backup QB

    Broncos' Elway won't commit to Kelly or Lynch as backup QB

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    Quarterbacks Chad Kelly and Paxton Lynch are now second and third on the depth chart behind starter Case Keenum , but Elway has not ruled out signing a veteran to play ahead of them. Elway made a decision to address the situation head-on by revealing that the Broncos offered the QB a contract and he turned it down. The former San Fransisco 49ers quarterback, now 30, has not played in the league since 2016 and it doesn't seem likely he'll find a new home in Denver.
  • Aretha Franklin Tributes on Display at Detroit's Most Famous Buildings

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    Franklin's official cause of death was due to advance pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine type, which was confirmed by Franklin's Oncologist, Dr. "The gal singer, who as had one single disk so far on the Columbia label has a fine strong voice that bears emotional fruit when it is channeled into the material she knows and feels best".
  • Ruben Loftus-Cheek 'to reject Schalke move'

    Ruben Loftus-Cheek 'to reject Schalke move'

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    It is being widely reported that last year's Bundesliga runners-up Schalke have joined the race to acquire the services of the eight-cap England global on a one-year loan deal. Maurizio Sarri will allow the midfielder to leave for an overseas club. But Tiemoue Bakayoko's loan move to AC Milan has helped to create space in Chelsea's squad and Loftus-Cheek is keen to stay and fight for his place.
  • Former Marlins president defends Jose Urena for HBP on Braves' Ronald Acuna

    Former Marlins president defends Jose Urena for HBP on Braves' Ronald Acuna

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    With Urena's first pitch of the game, the right-hander hit Acuna with a 97-mph fastball on the left elbow, sparking a benches-clearing brawl that got the starter, and Braves manager Brian Snitker, ejected. But he did drop his elbow to deflect the ball, and unfortunately he got hit in the elbow and that's one place you don't want to get hit. Trainer George Poulis hovered over Acuna, who sat on the ground near the batter's box while players swarmed near the mound.
  • Emery tells Arsenal players they're TOO FAT

    Emery tells Arsenal players they're TOO FAT

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    It made for uncomfortable viewing at times at the Emirates Stadium but Emery is not set to wield the axe for their trip to Stamford Bridge this Saturday. Cech spent 11 years at Chelsea , winning four Premier League titles and the Champions League. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is 8/5 (2.60 ) to score having led the line against Manchester City last time out but Alexandre Lacazette impressed from the substitutes bench.
  • Jalen Ramsey gives his opinion on 2018 draft quarterbacks

    Jalen Ramsey gives his opinion on 2018 draft quarterbacks

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    This gets knocked for a lack of substance, but it's not a frightful argument - especially after what Manning looked like the majority of the time with OBJ sidelined last season. Need more evidence? Look no further than his recent interview with Clay Skipper of GQ, in which Ramsey opined that Allen, whom the Bills selected No.
  • Danny Cipriani set for Jersey court following nightclub incident

    Danny Cipriani set for Jersey court following nightclub incident

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    Trouble: Danny Cipriani is in more hot water, this time charged with assaulting police. England rugby global Danny Cipriani has been fined £2,000 after an assault in a Jersey nightclub. He has played 16 times for England since his worldwide debut in 2008. The altercation was said to have taken place at The Little Drift nightclub in St Helier where Cipriani had been staying with members of the Gloucester team for their pre-season tour.
  • Facebook Buys La Liga Rights For Sub-continent Countries

    Facebook Buys La Liga Rights For Sub-continent Countries

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    The financial details of the agreement were not disclosed in the statement but Spanish sports daily Marca reported that the deal was worth 90 million euros ($105.5 million). For major matches, viewers in the region will be treated to interactive studio coverage hosted by one of the subcontinent's faces of football, Joe Morrison.
  • David de Gea expected to sign new contract with Manchester United

    David de Gea expected to sign new contract with Manchester United

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    With Real's pursuit of De Gea now seemingly over though following their £38m acquisition of Chelsea goalkeeper Courtois, it appears the Red Devils want De Gea to reaffirm his commitment to the club - by signing a new long-term contract. His current contract is due to expire next year, but Manchester United do have the option to extend it by a further season. De Gea was yet again key as United kickstarted their new Premier League season with a home win over Leicester, denying both James ...
  • Coca-Cola shoots for sports drink market

    Coca-Cola shoots for sports drink market

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    Gatorade and PepsiCo's other sports drinks account for almost a third of a $20 billion USA market, according to Euromonitor International. But, Coca-Cola scored in 2007 with the $4.1B acquisition of Glaceau (the maker of Vitaminwater and Smartwater).