• Bernardo Silva takes Manchester City nearer title

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    The Premier League record for scoring a couple of times in consecutive home games is 14, by Liverpool in the 2013-14 campaign. Chelsea made it to the break without conceding, but an error from Andreas Christensen was seized upon by Sergio Aguero , whose wait for his 200th City goal continues, and David Silva crossed for Bernardo Silva to open the scoring 33 seconds after half-time.
  • Aldon Smith On The Run From Cops After Domestic Violence Incident

    Aldon Smith On The Run From Cops After Domestic Violence Incident

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    Last year, Smith was detained for "public intoxication" after a vehicle crash with an unmarked police auto. The victim in this case suffered non-life threatening injuries. The 49ers released him in August 2015 after he was arrested on suspicion of DUI, hit and run, and vandalism. This is hardly Smith's first off-field incident that could potentially derail his National Football League career.
  • Spurs look to get back on track versus surging Lakers

    Spurs look to get back on track versus surging Lakers

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    Brandon Ingram sustained a hip injury and it is undecided whether he will play against the Trailblazers. Having climbed within four points with 2:45 remaining, Ball ran a simple pick-and-roll with Julius Randle . Aldridge has been listed as doubtful for Saturday's game while Gasol is questionable. Aldridge has matched up 39 times against the Lakers and has been solid in these games.
  • Predicted Man City line up to face Chelsea

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    As Jamie Redknapp put it: "it was like they weren't even trying to go forward". The Blues failed to execute in the final third, with numerous passes near the City penalty area going wayward or being defended by the City backline. Antonio Conte claims Manchester City are "unstoppable" as the Italian appeared to lament Chelsea's failure to match his own ambition as a "winner".
  • Birmingham City confirm Steve Cotterill sacking

    Birmingham City confirm Steve Cotterill sacking

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    The 38-year-old began the season at Middlesbrough following their relegation to the Championship. "The club regretfully confirms that it has this evening parted company with manager Steve Cotterill ", a statement on City's official website read.
  • Saturday's winners, losers at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

    Saturday's winners, losers at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine

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    In an era when the best tight ends are used more as receivers than blockers, it's safe to assume teams will take an early stab at Gesicki, whose combine results strongly suggest he's the most athletically gifted player at the position, despite his deficiencies in protection.
  • EPL: Hazard names 3 best players in Premier League

    EPL: Hazard names 3 best players in Premier League

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    Pep Guardiola's men are on a course to lift the Premier League trophy this season and De Bruyne has unarguably been one of the best players for the Etihad club. Every time he has the ball at his feet he can do something magic. "There is no doubt Kevin de Bruyne plays a nice season and Mo plays a really good one as well - but not only him there are a few more players", he said .
  • College basketball: Loyola survives UNI upset bid in MVC tourney

    College basketball: Loyola survives UNI upset bid in MVC tourney

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    Louis. Northern Iowa never went away. "It was gritty. It was tough". Donte Ingram had 13 points and eight rebounds, Marques Townes had 13 points and the game-clinching free throw with 2.3 seconds remaining and top-seeded Loyola Chicago held off ninth-seeded Northern Iowa 54-50 in the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament quarterfinals.
  • Patient Australia set South Africa monster run chase

    Patient Australia set South Africa monster run chase

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    The visitors are nevertheless in an enormously strong position with an overall lead of 402 runs and, with two full days still to go, and, allowing for the uncertainties of bad light at this particular venue, they must still be the favourites to go one up in the series.
  • Johnson-Thompson of Britain wins pentathlon

    Johnson-Thompson of Britain wins pentathlon

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    In the heptathlon, Kevin Mayer of France has a 45-point lead over Damian Warner of Canada. The final takes place later Saturday. "I'm so happy it's all over", she said, soon after the gold was confirmed. She edged teammate Marie Josee Ta Lou by 0.43. "But to be able to secure one more gold medal in the world championships is a insane feeling". In the aftermath, she was honest in accepting that mental doubts have affected her at big moments in the past, saying: 'I knew it was mental in the ...
  • Jurgen Klopp: Robert Firmino deserves Liverpool contract extension

    Jurgen Klopp: Robert Firmino deserves Liverpool contract extension

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    It makes us a bit more unpredictable. "Now we spread the responsibility between the players and that has worked well so far, but I'm only interested in how it works tomorrow". Our job is to create something that everyone wants to be part of. Maybe the biggest compliment is that nobody thought in the last few games "with Phil it would have been different".
  • Iwobi Starts As Arsenal Go Down At Brighton

    Iwobi Starts As Arsenal Go Down At Brighton

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    The defeat leaves the Gunners 13 points off fourth place with just nine games to go, and needing a good result in Thursday's Europa League game at AC Milan to keep any hopes alive of qualifying for next season's Champions League. Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown criticised Wenger after Thursday's defeat, saying the Frenchman managed "by routine" rather than adapting to changes.
  • Trump wants daughter, son-in-Law to leave White House

    Trump wants daughter, son-in-Law to leave White House

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    According to The New York Times , a number of Trump's advisers expressed their dissatisfaction with the fact that Kushner and his wife still had their job, in spite of the president's indicating that they should resign. Concerns about Kushner's business dealings while working in the White House have intensified in recent days. But whether or not the president may want his son-in-law and daughter at his side, Kushner is 'digging in'.
  • Killed In Kashmir, Army Says Were Aiding Terrorist Also Shot Dead

    Killed In Kashmir, Army Says Were Aiding Terrorist Also Shot Dead

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    Defence spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia said, "A joint MVCP was sacked by the terrorists in Pahnoo village in Shopian district at 8 pm today (Sunday)". Last month three civilians were murdered by the Army in Ganowpora area of Shopian , after a crowd threw stones at them. Meanwhile, the Army had cordoned the area and search operation in the district is on.
  • Rockets beat Boston for 15th straight win

    Rockets beat Boston for 15th straight win

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    The Celts led, 113-107, after a Terry Rozier 3-pointer with 4:01 left, but they came up dry on their next three trips up the floor. In the end, the team won thanks to-you guessed it-defense. Paul didn't play in the first matchup but was went just 5-for-11 for 15 points Saturday, going 1-for-4 from 3-point land. Boston's offense went cold after that, and the Celtics didn't score for more than three minutes as Houston scored nine points in a row to take a 76-74 lead with less than five ...
  • NFL Teams Eye Kirk Cousins

    NFL Teams Eye Kirk Cousins

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    Those teams privately are planning how to pursue Cousins , how to structure a contract for him and how to land him, league sources told Schefter. Cousins , who has played under the franchise tag with the Washington Redskins for the past two seasons, is expected to leave the team this off-season after Washington reportedly acquired veteran quarterback Alex Smith from the Kansas City Chiefs on January 30.
  • Neymar leaves hospital by helicopter after successful foot operation

    Neymar leaves hospital by helicopter after successful foot operation

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    Neymar Jr, Brazil and Paris St Germain forward, has had a successful operation on his injured foot and ankle. According to Brazil team doctor Rodrigo Lasmar, Neymar is set for a spell on the sidelines that could last up to three months - though he does expect him to be fit in time for the World Cup in June.
  • Maple Leafs-Capitals delayed after power outage

    Maple Leafs-Capitals delayed after power outage

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    The lights would turn back on in the stadium, but they would go out for the Maple Leafs' chances as the Capitals won for the third time in their last four games and kept their record in outdoor games a ideal 3-0-0. Toronto coach Mike Babcock seemed to finally lose patience with the Danish goalie whom Toronto has been figuring it could count on to carry the team when the games matter the most.
  • EPL: Arsenal players hold meeting, blame Wenger for club's failures

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    City had three goals well before halftime, as Bernardo Silva , David Silva , and Leroy Sane capitalized on Arsenal's ever-present defensive frailties. Paper Round's view: Hill-Wood has demonstrated a great deal of loyalty to Wenger in the past two decades, and the two worked together to move Arsenal to a new, modern stadium.
  • Sharma two clear of charging pack after three rounds in Mexico

    Sharma two clear of charging pack after three rounds in Mexico

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    Sharma was outside the world's top 450 when he won the Joburg Open in December, but proved that was no fluke with a second European Tour title in the Maybank Championship in Malaysia last month. But he dropped a shot on the 16th, and then came up short in the water on the par-3 17th and made double bogey. Last year's US PGA Championship victor Justin Thomas produced the round of the day with a stunning nine-under 62 - a course record.
  • Brian Ortega stops Edgar, Cyborg defends belt at UFC 222

    Brian Ortega stops Edgar, Cyborg defends belt at UFC 222

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    One of the real legends of this game is Frankie Edgar ". You know, you'd expect Ortega to win, you expect him to do it by submission, but he finishes him with punches. -Cris Cyborg def. Yana Kunitskaya via KO (round 1). The UFC 222 main card featured a few of top-15 fights that saw their rankings likely improve as a result, and a title shot secured for another.
  • Missouri tops Arkansas for 20th win

    Missouri tops Arkansas for 20th win

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    BC-BKC-Arkansas-Missouri, 1st Ld-Writethru, 625 Missouri caps season with victory over Arkansas , 77-67AP Photo MOLG111, MOLG112, MOLG110, MOLG109, MOLG106, MOLG108, MOLG107Eds: Missouri 77, Arkansas 67. "I thought the biggest thing was the free-throw line", Arkansas coach Mike Anderson said. That changed midway through the half, when Missouri went on an 11-0 run highlighted by a tic-tac-toe passing play.
  • Larson rolls to Xfinity win in Las Vegas

    Larson rolls to Xfinity win in Las Vegas

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    Kurt Busch , a Las Vegas native and teammate of Harvick's at Stewart-Haas Racing, posted the third-fastest time, followed by defending Cup Series champion and race victor Martin Truex Jr ., then Kyle Larson in fifth. Reddick recorded the most laps in the session with 38. No one is rushing Bell, who won the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series title in 2017 and figures to be one of the favorites to claim the XFINITY Series championship this year.
  • Oklahoma State Stuns Kansas and Sweeps Jayhawks

    Oklahoma State Stuns Kansas and Sweeps Jayhawks

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    Kansas was awarded the top seed in the upcoming tournament after posting a 13-5 Big 12 record and a 24-7 overall record, winning the conference by two games. Kansas didn't get within nine over the final 20 minutes. Shine had 11, while Carroll scored 10. For No. 6 Kansas, Saturdays regular season finale against Oklahoma State in Stillwater couldn't have played out much worse.
  • Deontay Wilder defeats Luis Ortiz via 10th round TKO

    Deontay Wilder defeats Luis Ortiz via 10th round TKO

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    Wilder knocked Ortiz down in the fifth and twice in the final round but Ortiz made him work for the victory. Wilder ran his record to 40-0 with 39 knockouts, but it wasn't easy. The WBC heavyweight champion's hopes of a future fight with Joshua are at stake when he faces Ortiz in NY, with a defeat potentially stopping a meeting between the pair.
  • Liverpool stun Newcastle at Anfield as Manchester United drops to third

    Liverpool stun Newcastle at Anfield as Manchester United drops to third

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    New Zealand striker Wood came on as a second-half substitute to bag his first goal since November with just 10 minutes remaining at Turf Moor. Liverpool beat Newcastle United 2-0 at Anfield in the English Premier League on Saturday night in what was a third consecutive league win for the Reds who climb to second in the league.
  • Watch Shaquem Griffin Do 20 Reps On Bench Press With Prosthetic Hand

    Watch Shaquem Griffin Do 20 Reps On Bench Press With Prosthetic Hand

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    And I'm convinced that God has put me on this earth for a reason, and that reason is to show people that it doesn't matter what anybody else says, because people are going to doubt you regardless. Even if he had two hands, Griffin's 20 reps would have impressed the room in Indianapolis. He said he expects to do both linebacker drills and defensive back drills, but said he would do defensive back drills and linebacker drills at his pro day if he was too worn out to do double duty Sunday.
  • Neymar undergoes successful foot surgery in Brazil

    Neymar undergoes successful foot surgery in Brazil

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    But with Lasmar predicting a recovery period of two and a half to three months, Brazil is anxious that Neymar, 26, may not be fit for the World Cup in Russian Federation starting in June. Now he will feel the weight of a nation's expectations as he races to recuperate in time for the World Cup, where Brazil are seen as having a good chance for winning a sixth title - and eradicating bitter memories of that 7-1 defeat to Germany in the 2014 semi-finals.
  • John Schneider: Seahawks have eight draft picks -- 'for now'

    John Schneider: Seahawks have eight draft picks -- 'for now'

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    In other words, the team might not want to make the same kind of investment as Thomas reaches his 30s - he turns 29 May 7 - as it did when he signed a four-year, $40 million deal in the spring of 2014. There were rumored ties between the Patriots and Sherman last offseason. When they didn't get near the offer they sought-high draft picks, perhaps a starting player, in return-they kept the three-time All-Pro cornerback.
  • Valverde slams penalty decision as Barca drop points at Las Palmas

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    The keeper completely missed his sliding clearance as he rushed out before Suarez and the ball clearly hit his arm but referee Antonio Mateu deemed that was not intentional, much to Valverde's annoyance. "He is a great player and he is in a great moment of form", Valverde added. "We went ahead in the first half but it was not a big enough margin". Atletico Madrid head coach Diego Simeone feels Diego Costa's return to the LaLiga title chasers has revitalised the club's main attacking ...
  • David Wagner: Tottenham had too much quality for Huddersfield

    David Wagner: Tottenham had too much quality for Huddersfield

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    The performance was good: "a very good professional performance". "We have fought a lot to try to be there and play in these sort of games". It's something we can absolutely accept. The battle between Son and Erik Lamela for the third attacking midfield spot in Mauricio Pochettino's first-choice line-up has become an interesting one, while Lucas Moura is increasingly becoming a viable option too as he builds up his fitness and continues to gel with his team-mates.
  • Maurice Hurst Diagnosed With Heart Condition, Sent Home From Combine

    Maurice Hurst Diagnosed With Heart Condition, Sent Home From Combine

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    Hurst is among the players who has been linked to the Bills in various mock drafts. But unfortunately for MI defensive tackle Maurice Hurst, the news isn't so good. Hurst, the Wolverines' defensive player of the year who had 12 1/5 sacks and 33 tackles for loss during his collegiate career, has been projected as a first-round pick in April's draft.
  • 'They're Everton' - Arsenal a 'million miles' and '£500m' from recovery, says Merson

    'They're Everton' - Arsenal a 'million miles' and '£500m' from recovery, says Merson

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    The first came in last weekend's League Cup final as Pep Guardiola lifted his first silverware in England following a 3-0 win , with City then matching that scoreline when the two clubs clashed in the Premier League four days later. That's unfortunate because he has done so much for the British game. Given his current situation, no other club of Arsenal's stature will take him and especially not on his current wages.
  • Josh Allen WINS The NFL Combine With INSANE 70-Yard Bomb

    Josh Allen WINS The NFL Combine With INSANE 70-Yard Bomb

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    Is he the best quarterback in this draft class, a question Mayfield and Rosen answered yes unequivocally to without hesitation? "I honestly just want to be with a team that wants me and that's pretty much it'". Depends on who you ask. Mayfield is diametrically opposed to his more reflective counterpart. As I said previously, the Combine is a job interview.
  • Wilfred Ndidi is Leicester's most consistent player - Claude Puel

    Wilfred Ndidi is Leicester's most consistent player - Claude Puel

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    Leicester are eighth in the league with 36 points from 28 games. "We need to put them under pressure with good intensity", Puel said. "I think we deserved something from the game but one point is not enough for us". Riyad Mahrez's sensational stoppage-time equaliser snatched a Premier League draw for Leicester City against Bournemouth - and left Cherries manager Eddie Howe "disgusted".
  • Kell Brook Comeback Fight Ends In Brutal Knockout!

    Kell Brook Comeback Fight Ends In Brutal Knockout!

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    Two years ago Brook was flying, but in successive defeats by Gennady Golovkin - in a bold attempt to win the world middleweight title - and Errol Spence he suffered fractured eye sockets. After bad back-to-back losses, and his trainer Dominic Ingle stating he wouldn't fight more than three more times, Brook needs a victory if he is to get one final tilt at another championship.
  • Chicago Bears have no desire to trade Jordan Howard

    Chicago Bears have no desire to trade Jordan Howard

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    Landry has a documentary titled "Juice" coming out soon, and in a teaser for that doc, he detailed his most elaborate thoughts yet on the concept of playing under the tag. The reported discussions include Landry heading to Chicago with the 11th pick in the draft as well as a third-round selection in exchange for Pro Bowl running back Jordan Howard and the eighth pick.
  • Swansea 4-1 West Ham: Carlos Carvalhal hails 'rock and roll' peformance

    Swansea 4-1 West Ham: Carlos Carvalhal hails 'rock and roll' peformance

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    West Ham boss David Moyes said this match should have been called off due to the snow making it too risky for fans to travel to south Wales. "He's awake and I don't know if a scan will get done tonight". Moyes also provided an update on the injury to defender Winston Reid , who had to be taken off on a stretcher after 27 minutes with a severely twisted knee.
  • Son Shines As Tottenham Move To Third

    Son Shines As Tottenham Move To Third

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    Pritchard has played an integral part in David Wagner's side regaining some form in February and would have been relishing the prospect of facing some of his old team-mates, like Harry Kane , under the Wembley arch this afternoon. Lossl continued to keep Kane off the scoresheet though, denying the striker a 36th goal of the season with a strong one-handed save, at the end of a first half in which Hugo Lloris went untested at the other end.