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Sports Real Madrid Coach's Future Rests On Champions League
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With the daunting prospect of facing Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League next month, Zidane is coming under intense scrutiny after a run in which Real have won just two of their last six games in all competitions. We can say what we want but it's very hard, it's a difficult night for everyone. "I'm angry with myself", he said. It remains to be seen if the 7-1 thrashing of Deportivo last weekend was the beginning of a renaissance or merely a brief upward turn, a flicker on the ...

Sports Dana White Reacts To Nate Diaz's Rumored Comeback
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Nate Diaz and UFC President Dana White are presently in negotiations for getting the former-who refers to himself as "The Real Champ"-a fight with a top UFC Lightweight contender". At least, not right now. He said the victor of interim champ Tony Ferguson and longtime #1 contender Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 will crown the real champion of the lightweight division.

Sports What's subsequent for fighters of UFC 220?
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I know Stipe Miocic. In the end, both champions retained their titles: Daniel Cormier finished off challenger Volkan Oezdemir within two rounds, while Stipe Miocic executed the flawless gameplan to stave off Francis Ngannou. I got (the title) two times. "Oezdemir walked to the cage with his native Swiss flag draped over his shoulder to nearly no reaction from the Boston crowd".

Sports Even Before Trump Arrives, He's The Elephant In The Room At Davos
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The list is based on a survey of more than 21,000 "global citizens" who rank 80 countries in 24 categories, including cultural influence, heritage, adventure and quality of life. Spicejet CEO Ajay Singh, who has himself steered a major turnaround in a sector like aviation, said India has a great story to tell at Davos and there can be no one better than Prime Minister Modi to tell this story.

Sports Arsenal win, to face Man Metropolis for Carabao Cup
Author: 0 Arsenal win, to face Man Metropolis for Carabao Cup

Antonio Conte's Chelsea , missing Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas, had the better of the first half and had already had a goal ruled out for offside by the time Eden Hazard opened the scoring in the seventh minute after Pedro released him through the middle.

Sports Belichick Not Saying Much on Gronkowski's Status
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Foles threw for 352 and three touchdowns to lead Philadelphia to a convincing 38-7 victory over the Minnesota Vikings in the NFC championship game Sunday. It's his second concussion since August. Belichick has a pretty good reason why. He threw 29 TDs and only two picks in 11 starts, including playoffs in 2013.

Sports Gunners come from behind to reach Carabao Cup final
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New signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan will have to wait to make his Arsenal debut with the winger cup-tied for Wednesday's Carabao Cup semi-final second leg against Chelsea . The unfortunate culprit yet again, the ball ended up falling to the feet of the Swiss midfielder, who made no mistake as he fired past the ex-Manchester City goalkeeper.

Sports Transfer round-up: Burnley sign winger Aaron Lennon from Everton
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The winger revealed he spoke to someone who knows the Clarets well before joining the Turf Moor team, with former Claret Michael Keane endorsing the club to Lennon. They deserve to be where they are. He's a different type of player in our camp because we want to keep shifting it forward. Joining Everton on loan three years ago this month, Lennon played a key role in helping Roberto Martinez's side pull away from relegation trouble to finish 11 in the Premier League , the place they ...

Sports Larry Nassar Will Serve Up to 175 Years in Federal Prison
Author: 0 Larry Nassar Will Serve Up to 175 Years in Federal Prison

The doctor's victims included several high-profile stars including Olympic gold medallists Simone Biles , Aly Raisman , Gabby Douglas and McKayla Maroney . "Sir, I'm giving you a 175 years which is 21-hundred months". Aquilina asked if he wanted to withdraw his plea, and Nassar said he did not. She then delivered an extraordinary finale to a hearing that has appalled America and the world as she sentenced Nassar .

Sports Is Madison Keys Next?
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Open finalist Madison Keys . Making a mockery of the 21st seeding she landed after a miserable 2017, the former world No 1 outplayed Keys in nearly every facet of the 51-minute match to seal a semifinal date with Simona Halep . "I felt like I was trying different things, but I wasn't playing very consistently". Danish second seed Wozniacki has lost just once from her 10 matches, going down to world No.12 Julia Goerges in the final of the Auckland Open.

Sports Opening batsman Finch out of Australia side to play England
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Editorial team of CricketCountry. The veteran has been a shining light for a struggling Australia side, having hit two centuries against England . It has been tempting over the past two weeks to hunt for clues as to why Australia controlled the Test series only for the tables to turn nearly instantly in limited-overs cricket.

Sports Hernandez open to West Ham exit
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Hammers manager David Moyes has insisted that the Mexico global will be kept on though the players agent Eduardo Hernandez has stated that his client is keen on gaining more game time ahead of next summer's World Cup finals. "Hopefully it's not too bad because Manu is one of the key players, one of the most important players for our team". Javier has personally asked for it.

Sports Korean tennis star Chung Hyeon heads to Australian Open semifinals
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Federer seems to have endless confidence, even when his fans start to get disappointed. He definitely has the game to be a top-10 player, without a doubt. There's Federer, the defending champion in quest of his 20th major. Before going to sleep I thought a lot about the match against Berdych. "Seeing what happened to so many other top seeds here in the draw, I was a bit wary".

Sports Rob Gronkowski in 'fairly good spirits' after taking hit to helmet
Author: 0 Rob Gronkowski in 'fairly good spirits' after taking hit to helmet

This information comes directly from the Patriots, who noted that the tight end would not have been on the field if the team practiced on Wednesday. A source told the Herald on Sunday night the Patriots were optimistic Gronkowski would be cleared in time for Super Bowl LII against the Eagles.

Sports Analyst's Predictions on Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS), The Progressive Corporation (PGR)
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Several other large investors have also recently made changes to their positions in LVS. San Francisco Sentry Investment Group CA acquired a new stake in shares of Las Vegas Sands during the third quarter worth approximately $181,000. The shares were bought at an average price of $66.96 per share, for a total transaction of $66,960.00. The acquisition was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link .

Sports Wozniacki survives scare to reach final
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Wozniacki is through to her third major final, and will face top seed Simona Halep or 2016 victor Angelique Kerber. She took out No. 4-seeded Elina Svitolina in straight sets in the quarterfinal but was struggling to match a consistent Wozniacki until late in the second set.

Sports Durant on ejection: Referee was 'in his feelings'
Author: 0 Durant on ejection: Referee was 'in his feelings'

Durant was hit with his first technical in the third quarter after he slammed the ball in frustration, thinking he had a clean block from behind on a Willy Hernangomez layup attempt. I watched it when I got home - I was wondering why (Williams) was coming at me so hard. Durant finished the game with 14 points, 14 rebounds and four assists in the victory.

Sports Baker Mayfield focused on changing perceptions at Senior Bowl
Author: 0 Baker Mayfield focused on changing perceptions at Senior Bowl

Much like Mayfield, he showed at practice what he showed on tape at Wyoming previous year. "First time I've ever been in Alabama, too". Scheduled to arrive Sunday, the Oklahoma Heisman Trophy victor got to Mobile about two hours before the start of practice, missing media day and the official weigh-in.

Sports Uber driver suspected of San Luis Obispo rapes charged with 10 felonies
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Alarcon-Nunez pleaded not guilty to his charges, which include oral copulation of an intoxicated victim, first-degree burglary, and rape of an intoxicated victim, among others. Dow said Monday that Alarcon-Nunez's alleged victims are between 19 and 22 years old and three were intoxicated when they were assaulted. Uber confirmed to IBT that Alarcon-Nunez has a valid California driver's license and passed his criminal background screening, which was conducted by the company's third-party checker.

Sports Arsenal Confirm Mkhitaryan Arrival In Exchange For Sanchez
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Reports suggest Sanchez will earn close to £500,000 per week at Old Trafford, including bonuses and image rights. La Cuarta say because Sanchez is "healthier than a yoghurt" he flew through his medical and will then went to The Lowry Hotel to prepare for his presentation.

Sports Celtics Marcus Smart, Al Horford out against Clippers
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Kevin Durant added 14 points, a career-high 14 assists and two blocks before his ejection with 2:50 left for a second technical. Celtics rookie Jayson Tatum has also scored in double figures in 7 of his last 10 games. Said Irving, I mean, Marcus took the rebound and went the length of the court. Celtics vs Lakers tv channel is on TNT. Getting offensive rebounds and blocking out.

Sports Seamus Coleman Marks Return To Action With Tasty Tackle
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The Republic of Ireland captain lined out at his customary right-back slot against Portsmouth's under-23 side in a Premier League Cup game at a cold and windy Goodison Park. Obviously I need to get back playing week in, week out to show that I am back. "Any aches and pains that he is feeling he can bounce them off me, they're clear in my memory".

Sports Bell optimistic he will get long-term Steelers deal
Author: 0 Bell optimistic he will get long-term Steelers deal

Antonio Brown and his contract extension were the Steelers' most immediate offseason priorities past year, general manager Kevin Colbert has said. "Obviously we have to continue to get it done". This season he led in AFC in yards from scrimmage with 1,946 yards with 1,291 yards on the ground. I also want to get everything done. "There was a lot of games where I had to play like 85 snaps, that's a lot of snaps".

Author: 0 Vikings Fans Suffer More Heartbreak With Loss in NFC Championship

They won't be in it. I know that's cliché, but it's true. But I think that we're going to see a lot of green and we're going to hear a lot of people singing our fight song, as opposed [to the Patriots' fight song]. Matt Citak, writing for the CBS website in Denver put it this way: "Do we get behind the Patriots, who are looking to tie the Pittsburgh Steelers for the most Super Bowl Championships in National Football League history with six, and whose fan base has already begun planning the ...

Sports The Existential Hell of This Year's Super Bowl
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After the Conference Championship games, we are left with an intriguing matchup. Case Keenum had a magical season leading the Minnesota Vikings all the way to the NFC Championship Game, but he wilted under pressure against an elite defense.

Sports Sports activities leagues deserve a reduce of sports activities betting income
Author: 0 Sports activities leagues deserve a reduce of sports activities betting income

Oral arguments took place last month, and a decision is expected in the spring. Under the NBA's proposal, the league would receive 1% of every bet on its games. "We support the passage of a comprehensive sports betting bill that would serve as a model for a 50-state solution - whether that happens in Congress or on a state-by-state basis", Spillane said.

Sports Aussie gold medallist to miss Winter Olympics
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Others on the snowboarding team include gold-medalist Jamie Anderson (slopestyle) and Hailey Langland, the 17-year-old who won last year's X Games Big Air contest by becoming the first woman to land a Cab double cork 1080 in competition. They are scored on speed, quality of turns and the tricks they do. Olympians are not only mentally preparing for their courses, they've also used STRIVR as they healed from injuries during rehabilitation and kept their body in competitive shape.

Sports Bruins' Marchand suspended five games for elbowing Devils' Johansson
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Johansson stepped in front of Marchand, who appeared to launch an elbow into the head of Johansson at the same time that Johansson contacted Marchand with a stick to the midsection. "This is not a defensive maneuver, made for Marchand's protection". The Devils host the Nashville Predators Thursday in their final game before the NHL All-Star break.

Sports Mascherano makes tearful exit from Barcelona
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The 33-year-old Argentina worldwide, who played both in midfield and defence for Barca after arriving from Liverpool in 2010, will officially move to the Chinese Super League club on Friday. He will then be at Barcelona's Copa del Rey second-leg tie against Espanyol on Thursday to say goodbye to the fans. He also played under five different managers, including Pep Guardiola and Luis Enrique.

Sports Halep Turns Around Crap Start to Set Kerber Semi at Australian Open
Author: 0 Halep Turns Around Crap Start to Set Kerber Semi at Australian Open

Halep will face Karolina Pliskova , the sixth seed. Keys , despite some glimpses of her big-hitting potential, appeared to be edgy and restricted, much as she did in last year's U.S. There is nearly no doubt that match will take it out of her at the back end of the tournament, but she has been dominant elsewhere. She made her Grand Slam breakthrough here in 2015, blasting her way to the semifinals with wins over, among others, and.

Sports Josh Allen Wants 'To Be The Guy That Turns Around The Browns'
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The Browns selected Bakrevious Mingo No. 6 overall that year. It was not just that Mayfield threw the ball well - he did so with the same confidence and bravado that made him such a lightning rod for Oklahoma, literally slapping the behind (on multiple occasions) of the Broncos' coach who served as his center and racing ahead of the other quarterbacks through drills, providing a buzz in the stands, that frankly, did not exist during the South Team's practice earlier in the day.

Sports 76ers' Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons to play in Rising Stars
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Among second year players Murray ranks second in scoring per game (16.2), second in total field goals (269), second in total three point makes (87) and ninth in assists per game (2.7). The USA team is led by top rookies like Jayson Tatum , Donovan Mitchell and Kyle Kuzma while the world is led by 76ers teammates Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons .

Author: 0 Federer makes light of day shift to ease into last eight

Tuesday's matches perfectly set the stage for a flawless David & Goliath story at the Australian Open , as Chung Hyeon will be taking on Roger Federer on Thursday night in a semifinal showdown. Serving for the set, Federer displayed absolute dominance and romped past Berdych to take the second set. The way both of them made it to the semis is highly impressive.

Sports Larry Nassar Sentenced To 40 To 175 Years In Prison
Author: 0 Larry Nassar Sentenced To 40 To 175 Years In Prison

Tim Evans of the IndyStar is still the only journalist to speak face-to-face with Nassar about the allegations, before the first lawsuit was filed against him. Angela Povilaitis, Michigan assistant attorney general, described the sentencing as a cultural moment. Judge Rosemarie Aquilina sentenced Nassar on Wednesday.

Sports Northern Australia may have a 1.7 billion year old chunk of Canada
Author: 0 Northern Australia may have a 1.7 billion year old chunk of Canada

That portion of Canada then existed free of North America, only to collide with Northern Australia's Mount Isa region about 100 million years later. Researchers have found evidence that a part of Australia was once connected to North America, providing further insight to the ancient supercontinent known as Nuna .

Sports Fans react to new Leeds United centenary crest unveiling
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Leeds United have chose to reopen the consultation process over the club's new badge after public outcry led to more than 50,000 people signing within 12 hours a petition demanding it is not used. Five hours since being created, the online petition has already surpassed its original target of 25,000 signatures and is now creeping closer to 40,000 as opposition grows.

Sports Marcus Smart's buzzer-beater fails as Celtics lose fourth straight game
Author: 0 Marcus Smart's buzzer-beater fails as Celtics lose fourth straight game

The Timberwolves made 33 of their 39 free throws (84.6 percent), while the Clippers were just 15-22 (68.2 percent). On the season, the Lakers are averaging 106.6 points, 46.5 rebounds and 23.7 assists per game. If Boston could at least maintain the status quo, they could escape Los Angeles with a win. Boston averages 31.6 three pointers per game, which ranks sixth in the National Basketball Association.

Sports Florida State QB Deondre Francois being probed in domestic violence case
Author: 0 Florida State QB Deondre Francois being probed in domestic violence case

Francois and his girlfriend provided police with very different statements regarding the incident. He also said she intentionally ripped her shirt and threatened to call the cops and say he was committing domestic violence. The 20-year-old quarterback called police and told them his ex-girlfriend "was in his home, breaking things and tearing up his room", according to the incident report obtained by ESPN.

Sports Jim Thome Among Inductees Into Baseball Hall of Fame
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The 2018 Baseball Hall of Fame Class was announced on Wednesday night. Each received roughly 37 percent of the vote in 2015, 45 percent in 2016 and 54 percent in 2017. (98.53) in 2007, Ty Cobb (98.23) in 1936 and George Brett (98.19) in 1999. In addition to Martinez, Clemens and Bonds, pitchers Mike Mussina (63.5) and Curt Schilling (51.2) were named on more than half the ballots but did not make it into the Hall of Fame.

Sports Panthers Followed Protocol with Newton
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But it did not meet the "gross motor instability" measure the National Football League put into its protocol near the end of the season in order to make the concussion examination stricter . "I'd want the medical team to do what they did here". While it's logical to question how much pounding Newton's body can take - he turns 29 in May - it's also hard to argue with his success .

Sports National Football League to honor undefeated UCF soccer group throughout Professional Bowl
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The National Action Network Central Florida - with a number of other partner organizations - is planning to hold a rally in front of the Orlando Police Department headquarters shortly before the NFL game begins, with several speakers. Patriots starting quarterback Tom Brady was named a Pro Bowler for a franchise-record 13 time but won't play yet again because he's usually playing for a Super Bowl (and pulls out of the game when he's not).

Sports Brazilian agrees four-year deal to become Chelsea FC's second signing
Author: 0 Brazilian agrees four-year deal to become Chelsea FC's second signing

Dzeko , 31, is keen to join Chelsea after seeking assurances from Conte that he will get first-team consideration. As with all deals at Stamford Bridge, however, the final decision will be made by director Marina Granovskaia. "Every game is different". Ultimately, if Roma fail to sign anyone in this transfer window they will look to reinforce the squad in the summer by signing young Italians in an attempt to build a more Italian squad.

Author: 0 Australian Open 2018: Federer sweeps past Gasquet to reach round four

The Japanese 20-year-old's win finally marked some success in the third round at a major - she was previously 0 for 5. In the quarterfinals, Keys will play the victor of the later fourth-round match between 2016 Australian champion Angelique Kerber and Hsieh Su-wei.

Sports Genie Bouchard going to Tremendous Bowl 2018 with Twitter date
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NFL Canada invited them to this year's game in Minneapolis to celebrate an unusual anniversary. Goehrke wrote "If Patriots win, we go on a date?" And the date went so well that the two have actually stayed in touch. It doesn't get much better than that. "I knew Atlanta would win btw", Bouchard stated. It's still somewhat of a mystery if Bouchard and Goehrke are romantically involved or just friends, but their relationship definitely seems to be a legitimate one and not just a social ...

Sports City begins Homeless Point in Time count
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On Monday officials began to assess the homeless population throughout the country. Numbers for this year will be announced later this year. "We look forward to all we will accomplish with the results of the 2018 census". The survey, mandated by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, is used to help reduce homelessness. People who face homelessness in Vermont deal with extremely complex challenges, and our bitterly cold weather this winter further highlights the need to keep ...

Sports Pope spins Australia into semis
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They will now face either New Zealand or Afghanistan in the semifinals. Four of leg-spinner Pope's eight wickets against England were courtesy the wrong 'un , the delivery that spins back into the right-handed batsman. Pope got him first ball, turning a googly between his bat and pad. Lloyd Pope, a red-headed 18-year-old leg spinner from Adelaide, has destroyed England quarter-final of the Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand , breaking records and snatching victory from nearly ...

Sports Jose Mourinho on Alexis Sanchez as Anthony Martial scores Manchester United's victor
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho on Alexis Sanchez as Anthony Martial scores Manchester United's victor

Romelu Lukaku showed strength and skill as he held off two challenges on the right flank before delivering a ideal cross-field pass to Martial. They have to do both things [defend and attack]. "We did exactly what we set out to do and we are now focused on the next game". There's still a big points gap and at the minute we need to make sure we win our games because if we don't there's no point even talking about it.

Sports Alexis Sanchez: I needed to feel loved
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez: I needed to feel loved

On his arrival at the Emirates, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger hailed the player and termed him a complete package. On Instagram , Sanchez did not reference anyone directly as he defended his record at Arsenal, writing: "There are people (former club players) who have spoken with no knowledge of what happens inside the club and cause damage".