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Their second game is against England (12:10 pm) followed by the last pool B game against Russian Federation (15:44pm). Fiji, Wales, Uganda and Sri Lanka battle it out in Pool "D" . "In the past the best two teams qualified". Rugby was introduced at the Commonwealth Games in 1998 in Malaysia. In that tournament they defeated Canada 40-19.
  • Everton boss Allardyce highlights the weakness of Arsenal

    Everton boss Allardyce highlights the weakness of Arsenal

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    The Gunners now sit five points off Chelsea, and the Blues have a game in hand, which means that Arsenal have an uphill battle if they want to qualify for next season's Champions League. With Alvaro Morata still likely to be the starter when fit, Chelsea essentially upgraded their backup forward, and Giroud has a great goal scoring record in the Premier League.
  • Wenger reveals why Arsenal made Ozil second highest-paid EPL player

    Wenger reveals why Arsenal made Ozil second highest-paid EPL player

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    Arsene Wenger's Arsenal have failed to keep a clean sheet in their last seven Premier League matches and were punished for some glaring defensive errors in a 3-1defeat by Swansea City on Tuesday. Aubameyang departed Dortmund with hurt feelings all around following his suspension by the club for a match against Wolfsburg after missing a team meeting.
  • Strikers reach Big Bash final with dramatic final-ball win

    Strikers reach Big Bash final with dramatic final-ball win

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    Join The Roar for live scores, coverage and analysis from 4:30pm (AEDT). However, the camp would be a tad concerned with the fact that he hasn't been able to make his presence felt in his last three games. The 23-year-old opener and Head set the Strikers well on the way to posting an imposing target with a second-wicket stand of 104 in only 12.4 overs.
  • Randy Moss becomes a first-ballot Hall of Famer

    Randy Moss becomes a first-ballot Hall of Famer

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    Presenting the @ProFootballHOF Class of 2018. "I shed enough tears just because my mom was there, but I think getting in, that's one thing, but when you have the respect of your peers, I mean you played the game at such a high level, and everybody sitting in that room, if it takes five minutes, it means they respected my body of work".
  • Wenger: Arsenal won't score without Mkhitaryan AND Aubameyang, partnership is essential

    Wenger: Arsenal won't score without Mkhitaryan AND Aubameyang, partnership is essential

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    As the Gunners strolled to an easy win over Sam Allardyce's side with three goals in 20 minutes, the Gabon worldwide opened his account for his new side in the first half. Forward Theo Walcott was substituted on the hour mark to a standing ovation from his former club, and was replaced by Dominic Calvert-Lewin, who moments later headed in from close range.
  • Rickie Fowler holds one-shot lead at Phoenix Open

    Rickie Fowler holds one-shot lead at Phoenix Open

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    Fowler shot a 4-under 67 on Saturday to reach 14-under 199 with a round left at TPC Scottsdale's Stadium Course, the fan-friendly layout packed with an estimated 216,818 fans on an 80-degree afternoon. "Just unbelievable. It would show me that the work I put in has paid off". Six players are at 11-under 202, including Beau Hossler, who tied for the round of the day with a seven-under 64 that featured six birdies, an eagle and just one bogey.
  • Ireland take late win over France in Six Nations

    Ireland take late win over France in Six Nations

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    The Five Nations endured until the end of the century, until the inclusion of Italy in 2000 saw the birth of the modern Six Nations . "I suppose after a bit of a disappointing World Cup it's always good to freshen things up and that's certainly my mindset going in", said the former Leinster women's coach.
  • Golf roundup: Fowler paces Phoenix Open amid record crowd

    Golf roundup: Fowler paces Phoenix Open amid record crowd

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    Griffin was born with a rare airway disorder. Eighteen players are bunched within three shots of the leaders, including Phil Mickelson and Jon Rahm , who are both on seven-under. "I just wasn't getting the ball close enough and finally on the last few there I was able to get some good looks". "So one of those days where I could have easily three-putted that if it had run by, but it went in and saved two shots there basically".
  • Urlacher named to Pro Football Hall of Fame

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    Dawkins and Owens both played for the Eagles during their last Super Bowl appearance in 2005, also against the Patriots, in Super Bowl XXXIX. Urlacher will officially be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio on August 4 as a part of The Pro Football Hall of Fame Enshrinement Week Powered by Johnson Controls.
  • Brian Dawkins Makes Pro Football Hall Of Fame 2018 Class

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    The former Chiefs and Falcons player never got to the pinnacle with a Super Bowl but he did just about everything else in his illustrious career. Defensive players Brian Urlacher , Ray Lewis and Brian Dawkins also are Hall bound. And just the sixth to make it on the first ballot. Congratulations to the entire Hall of Fame class. Faneca, who played 13 seasons in the NFL after being drafted in the first-round of the 1998 NFL Draft out of LSU, has been a Hall of Fame finalists three ...
  • Centurion ODI: unchanged India opt to field

    Centurion ODI: unchanged India opt to field

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    Unfortunately for the team's sake, Faf misses out. Markram said it was a dream come true. "We want to have a pool of leaders". "We are aware that he is new to the ODI setup, and there will be pressure, but that comes with the territory of captaining an worldwide side".
  • Jose Mourinho Gives Marouane Fellaini Injury Update

    Jose Mourinho Gives Marouane Fellaini Injury Update

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    Fellaini has been sidelined recently with injury and his return to the side on Wednesday at Spurs lasted eight minutes before he felt another problem with his knee. I don't have news because I don't want to give news based on an initial approach, but I don't think the news is very good. It was internal, now it's external, so let's wait probably a couple more days, but of course, he is out of the game tomorrow.
  • Aaron Donald, Todd Gurley make history as Player of the Year duo

    Aaron Donald, Todd Gurley make history as Player of the Year duo

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    Donald, Gurley's teammate, became the first pure defensive tackle to win NFL Defensive Player of the Year award since 1999. Tom Brady is looking to win his third career MVP award. Pederson, however, only received a single vote from the 50 media members, which means he finished in a tie with Bill Belichick (also just one vote) behind McVay (35 votes), Vikings coach Mike Zimmer (11 votes), and Jaguars coach Doug Marrone (two votes).
  • Manchester City's Pep Guardiola in no mood to concede title

    Manchester City's Pep Guardiola in no mood to concede title

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    Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola defended his decision to go with one fewer substitute than allowed after naming only six on the bench for Saturday's 1-1 draw against Burnley . "We will see at Leicester (on Saturday) how many are coming back". Their hopes will be dented further still by an increasingly long injury list, with Steven Defour the latest casualty after the midfielder was ruled out for the next two months with a knee injury.
  • Australia lose Davis Cup tie to Germany

    Australia lose Davis Cup tie to Germany

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    The sight of John Millman practising with the Australian team has further fuelled speculation that rookie teenager Alex de Minaur may miss what looms as a crunch Davis Cup singles rubber against Germany in Brisbane today. Zverev produced some superb tennis to down Kyrgios 6-2, 7-6 (7/3), 6-2 in one hour, 48 minutes and put Germany into a quarter-final against either Spain or Great Britain.
  • Three things we learned from Man City 3-0 West Brom

    Three things we learned from Man City 3-0 West Brom

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    The Claret's have conceded less than every side bar Chelsea , Manchester United and Saturday's opponents, Manchester City . 'They (City) are doing so, so well, that they are not letting the others come close to them, as simple as that. "The reaction, the strength, the union after that situation and I think tomorrow is an incredible day to show the respect, to show the passion for the club, respect for them, the families and I think is a day to play well".
  • Tom Brady wins MVP; Aaron Donald in Warren Sapp territory

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    Whitworth opened up to NFL.com's Mike Silver earlier this year about his young head coach. Jacksonville's Doug Marrone got two, while both Super Bowl coaches - New England's Bill Belichick and Philadelphia's Doug Pederson - got one vote.
  • Duke vs. St. John's College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread

    Duke vs. St. John's College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread

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    John's closed in on one of this season's most surprising upsets, an 81-77 win by the Big East's last-place team over the No. 4 team in the country. Duke has won nine of its last 10 meetings with St. And going back to those earlier losses to Boston College and NC State, not only has the Blue Devils' defense let them down, the offense didn't show up.
  • Local students take a plunge in frigid waters for a good cause!

    Local students take a plunge in frigid waters for a good cause!

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    Trainor says they are looking to raise $7,500 for the two events. As of Saturday afternoon, more than 300 plungers had signed up online, with more than $43,000 raised. Fellow employee George Esquivel appeared pumped after the Agropur jump. "It's a good cause, and we got to do something insane", he said. Special Olympics Indiana's signature fundraiser, the Polar Plunge is a series of exhilarating events held each winter in which individuals and teams courageous the elements by taking an ...
  • I won't concede title if in Man United's position - Guardiola

    I won't concede title if in Man United's position - Guardiola

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    We play every game to give sense to what we are doing. Both sides made early substitutions and City will be anxious to have seen David Silva hobble off at a time when Leroy Sane and Gabriel Jesus are already sidelined. Guardiola will assess the fitness of David Silva after he hobbled out of the West Brom game with a blow to the hip. Pep Guardiola (on West Brom's tackles): "I have an opinion".
  • Former Raines star Brian Dawkins makes Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Former Raines star Brian Dawkins makes Pro Football Hall of Fame

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    That means his Hall of Fame wait will continue. The other modern-era inductees for the Class of 2018 are linebacker Ray Lewis, wide receiver Randy Moss, wide receiver Terrell Owens and linebacker Brian Urlacher. Dawkins spent his first 13 National Football League seasons with the Eagles, who retired his No. 20 jersey in 2012. The longtime Eagle (1996-2008) and one of the franchise's most beloved figures who finished out his career in Denver (2009-11), Dawkins was drafted by Philadelphia in ...
  • Adelaide Strikers edge out Melbourne Renegades to reach BBL final

    Adelaide Strikers edge out Melbourne Renegades to reach BBL final

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    Adelaide Strikers and Hobart Hurricanes will look to seal their first-ever Big Bash League title when they meet in the final of the 2017/18 season at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday, February 4. Despite Bravo being removed for a 17-ball 26, Cooper and Pollard helped the Renegades crawl ever closer to victory. "It was very proactive from the selectors and (coach) Darren (Lehmann) to give me the opportunity", Head said after the semi-final win.
  • Patriots star Brady wins third NFL MVP

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    Gurley had a legitimate case to win MVP this season after leading the National Football League in yards from scrimmage and touchdowns, helping the Rams win 11 games and make the playoffs. Nick Foles stepped in for Wentz and helped the Eagles reach the Super Bowl for the first time since the 2004 season. "I think any parent is protective of their kids", Brady said.
  • Colorado State coach Larry Eustachy put on administrative leave

    Colorado State coach Larry Eustachy put on administrative leave

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    Colorado State announced Saturday that it has placed head basketball coach Larry Eustachy on administrative leave as it continues to investigate his conduct. " And if you didn't like it, you could leave yourself ". Graham recommended Eustachy be terminated with cause then; however, CSU president Tony Frank overruled him and instead instructed Eustachy to complete six anger management courses.
  • Holloway out of UFC 222 with injury

    Holloway out of UFC 222 with injury

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    The two fighters were originally supposed to fight at UFC 218 in December, but Edgar pulled out of the fight with an injury. Holloway vs. Edgar was subsequently rebooked for UFC 222 in March but injury seems to have scuppered the bout once again.
  • Conte keen to see out Chelsea contract

    Conte keen to see out Chelsea contract

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    It is in stark contrast to Conte's debut season previous year when he transformed Chelsea into runaway league champions following their remarkable demise in 2015/16. "Yes, honestly. I like it", Conte said when asked about English football culture. Conte added: 'We have to do our best in every competition. To do this, you must have 15 or 16 players.
  • Former Vol Alvin Kamara Wins Pepsi Rookie of the Year Award

    Former Vol Alvin Kamara Wins Pepsi Rookie of the Year Award

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    He led the Vols in all-purpose yards in 2016 despite battling a knee injury. Kamara had impressive overall statistics, too, but the manner in which he gained his 1,554 scrimmage yards was a key reason he received the award. The ex-Vol ran for 728 yards and eight touchdowns for the NFC South-champion Saints, and was just as effective as a receiver, catching 81 passes for 826 yards and five scores.
  • International Olympic Committee review panel to look again at 15 Russian athletes

    International Olympic Committee review panel to look again at 15 Russian athletes

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    That is set to intensify following an investigation by The Sunday Times revealing that around a third of all medals, including 91 golds , have been won in the Olympics and world championships since 2001 by... Putin calls for celebrations over CAS Olympic decision to be reined in Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for people to refrain from celebrating the CAS decision to clear 28 Russian athletes banned by the IOC for alleged doping.
  • Ex-Eagles WR Terrell Owens inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

    Ex-Eagles WR Terrell Owens inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

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    Owens joins former Eagles teammate Brian Dawkins as a member of the 2018 Class. The eight will be inducted into the Hall of Fame in Canton next summer. His play was as important to the Buccaneers' sustained success - and eventual Super Bowl victory - as Sapp's pressure up the middle and Derrick Brooks' sideline-to-sideline range.
  • Tom vs Time Episode 4 Focuses On Balance Between Football & Family

    Tom vs Time Episode 4 Focuses On Balance Between Football & Family

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    Montana and Terry Bradshaw each finished their outstanding careers with four Super Bowl wins in as many tries. There's also a look at Tom Sr. going through all his Super Bowl memorabilia. Gurley had a legitimate case to win MVP this season after leading the National Football League in yards from scrimmage and touchdowns, helping the Rams win 11 games and make the playoffs.
  • Jose Mourinho furious at Anthony Martial and demands Man United transfer

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    For much of the season Pogba has been Manchester United's best player, their brilliant form at the beginning of the season gave way when he picked up an injury and they've arguably not got back to their best since, and neither has he. Mauricio Pochettino was enthused by the way his team dominated such formidable opposition, but the boss refused to rate it the best of a season that also includes impressive wins over Real Madrid and Liverpool .
  • Antonio Conte would be eager for Italy return - FIGC chief

    Antonio Conte would be eager for Italy return - FIGC chief

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    Stoke City striker Peter Crouch has comically described Chelsea's latest attacking signing, Olivier Giroud, as the "second best-looking target man" in the Premier League after the Blues completed a deadline day move to bring the Frenchman to Stamford Bridge.
  • Battle Of The Super Bowl Playlists: Puppy Bowl Edition

    Battle Of The Super Bowl Playlists: Puppy Bowl Edition

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    Her Facebook profile says she interned with Mission of Hope: Haiti, which is noteworthy given Carson has done charity work there. "My grandfather made a deal with me after the last Eagles' Super Bowl loss in 2004 - if they make it again in his lifetime, the two of us, and my dad, would go to it", Brest writes.
  • Joakim Noah agrees to indefinite leave with New York Knicks

    Joakim Noah agrees to indefinite leave with New York Knicks

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    Al Horford, who was Noah's frontcourt partner back in his days at the University of Florida, noted the big man could still produce and give back to a team with championship aspirations. Assuming the deadline passes without a deal for Noah, it is unclear how the Knicks and Noah will proceed together. NY hopes to find an amicable solution for both sides amid what has become a hard situation.
  • Ozil deal was cheapest option for Arsenal - Wenger

    Ozil deal was cheapest option for Arsenal - Wenger

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    The Gabon worldwide has taken part in two training sessions since arriving in north Nondon, but a bout of illness could delay his first appearance for the club. "I believe we have to find an internal solution to our defensive problems, and that means everyone putting more effort in. Maybe - I don't know", he said .
  • Jose Mourinho told Marouane Fellaini to Shut Up and Sign Contract Extension

    Jose Mourinho told Marouane Fellaini to Shut Up and Sign Contract Extension

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    The 30-year-old, who has played a key role at times under Mourinho when fit, has been heavily linked with a move away, with clubs in Turkey and Italy said to be keen on acquiring his services. "I don't want to be very specific". I don't have news because I don't want to give news based on an initial approach, but I don't think the news is very good.
  • PV Sindhu vs Ratchanok Intanon, India Open 2018 semi-final

    PV Sindhu vs Ratchanok Intanon, India Open 2018 semi-final

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    Sindhu took sometime to get used to the conditions in the opening game but once she got the measure of the drift and the opponent she raced to a 13-3 lead, claiming 12 points in a row, and it was clear that the Indian has adopted an all-out attack plan to counter the Thai.
  • Chelsea eye former Barcelona boss as Conte replacement

    Chelsea eye former Barcelona boss as Conte replacement

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    Although Conte said after the game that he was happy with his team's efforts, Arsenal legend Winterburn believes that the opposite is true. France right-back Bacary Sagna said Saturday he was hoping to revive his global career and play in the World Cup as he signed for Serie A underdogs Benevento.