• Frankie Edgar Claims He's Next In Line For Featherweight Title Shot

    Frankie Edgar Claims He's Next In Line For Featherweight Title Shot

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    Dana White was in attendance at the event and has nothing but praise for the doctor for stopping the bout at the end of the fourth round. Max Holloway , right, hits Brian Ortega during the featherweight championship mixed martial arts bout at UFC 231 in Toronto on Saturday, Dec.
  • Bale scores victor as Real Madrid beat Huesca

    Bale scores victor as Real Madrid beat Huesca

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    Despite the heavy win in midweek manager Santiago Solari made just one adjustment and it came at full-back where Odriozola replaced Sergio Reguilon.The home side made four changes from their last La Liga outing, when they lost 2-0 at Celta Vigo.
  • 3 things learned from Liverpool v Napoli

    3 things learned from Liverpool v Napoli

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    Mohamed Salah slotted in the only goal of the game but the hosts missed countless guilt-edged chances to put the game to bed, with Sadio Mane the main culprit. With five minutes to go and in need of a goal, Kane was the creator, drifting outside and getting played through before he set up Lucas. As news came though that PSV was leading at the San Siro, it seemed Tottenham might not have to win, but when Icardi leveled after 73 minutes, Spurs had to score.
  • Ponzio: River players will be 'idolised' for Libertadores success

    Ponzio: River players will be 'idolised' for Libertadores success

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    River Plate fans peacefully celebrated the team's triumph over Boca Juniors as the city of Madrid showed it is possible to successfully organize the high-profile game between two of the South American continent's fiercest rivals. After a 2-2 draw in November's first leg in Buenos Aires, Dario Benedetto put Boca ahead just before half-time in Madrid before River equalised through Lucas Pratto on 68 minutes.
  • Why the Zimmer-DeFilippo Marriage Was Never Going to Work in Minnesota

    Why the Zimmer-DeFilippo Marriage Was Never Going to Work in Minnesota

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    Suddenly, hundreds of Eagles fans seem ready and willing to go pick DeFilippo up and drive him back to Philadelphia where he served as the quarterbacks coach for two seasons. Stefanski will call the plays for the final three games of the regular season. Kevin is a very brilliant guy. On the surface, the Vikings plucked the quarterbacks coach from the Eagles, who ran the ball 473 times ( sixth in the NFL ) and ranked third in the league with 2,115 rushing yards.
  • Cape Town Sevens 2018: The weird and wonderful costumes on display

    Cape Town Sevens 2018: The weird and wonderful costumes on display

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    Captain Kalione Nasoko says with the pool matches done and dusted, the players have shifted their focus on the next phase, and that is the quarterfinal clash against Spain tonight. After breezing through pool play on day one, the Fijians thumped Spain 46-7 in the Cup quarter finals. This was the first time Shujaa failed to win a match in the pool stage since the 2014/2015 season at the Dubai, South Africa and Hong Kong Sevens.
  • Romelu Lukaku considering his Man United future

    Romelu Lukaku considering his Man United future

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    The Belgian revealed he had been bulking up for the World Cup in the summer, a tactic which helped him score four goals in open play for Belgium, but he says there is a contrast in styles required at the global level and in the Premier League.
  • Lakers working to acquire forward Trevor Ariza

    Lakers working to acquire forward Trevor Ariza

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    Ariza is one of the most important trade assets for the Suns - losers of 22 of 26 games - and their best chance to bolster their backcourt and gain assets. Caldwell-Pope signed on for a one-year $12 million deal this summer and was said to have veto power on any potential trade, but the NBA Insider claimed the Lakers could persuade him to accept the deal owing to good relations with his agent Rich Paul, who also manages their number one star LeBron James .
  • ‘Try something new, come to Italy,’ Ronaldo urges Messi

    ‘Try something new, come to Italy,’ Ronaldo urges Messi

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    The 33-year-old swapped the Spanish capital for Turin in July, claiming he left Madrid after nine years because he no longer felt as valued as he did when he arrived in 2009. "I can say that this is the best group I've ever played. This is my new life and I am happy". Having severed domestic ties during the last transfer window, Ronaldo and Messi have been knocked from their perch at the top of the global game.
  • Phil Foden: Manchester City midfielder agrees new contract

    Phil Foden: Manchester City midfielder agrees new contract

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    Luiz isn't the only player who Chelsea's policy is going to affect. "Every game is hard but for us it was very important to get the win [against City] and recover our best feeling inside the pitch and to now continue in this way", Pedro told Chelsea FC's website .
  • Stephen Curry doesn't think we've been to the moon

    Stephen Curry doesn't think we've been to the moon

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    Curry then announced that he didn't believe in the moon landing . National Basketball Association superstar Stephen Curry said he does not believe the US landed on the moon, according to a podcast Monday. Then, there's the theory about Kubrick's "The Shining" being some sort of apology for his role in misleading the American public, because the kid in the movie wears an Apollo 11 sweater.
  • Chicago Bulls try to focus on positives after latest loss

    Chicago Bulls try to focus on positives after latest loss

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    It's going to take time for this team to gel, and working them to the bone and calling their play out to the media sure as hell isn't going to motivate them. "It's been a while since I've played that long, but I feel great". We're going to honor the tough conversations, we're going to honor that we all have a goal of where we want to go.
  • Messi wants Barcelona to keep Arsenal target Dembele

    Messi wants Barcelona to keep Arsenal target Dembele

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    Barcelona could splash out in January as they plot to win the Champions League and reports claim they're eyeing a number of high-profile signings, including Paul Pogba and Neymar. The Uruguay forward held off defender David Lopez to somehow, from the tightest of angles, stab the ball between the legs of the goalkeeper and in off the far post.
  • Chelsea end Man City's unbeaten run with 2-0 win

    Chelsea end Man City's unbeaten run with 2-0 win

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    The France global, widely regarded as the best defensive midfielder on the planet, has been deployed on a more advanced role on the right-hand side of the pitch under his current Chelsea manager. It was more akin to "Conteball" in the first half, as Chelsea did what Antonio Conte often tried to get them to do during his tenure, when they regularly "suffered without the ball" against sides such as Barcelona.
  • Mourinho challenges Pogba to improve mentality

    Mourinho challenges Pogba to improve mentality

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    The Red Devils ran riot and scored three goals in the first half itself - Juan Mata, Ashley Young and Romelu Lukaku all getting on the score sheet - the Belgian scoring at Old Trafford for the first time since March. "He has a lot to learn, he's 19, but physically he's compact, he's technically very good and he's a happy boy when he's playing football", Mourinho said.
  • Shami breaks Starc-Cummins stand as India sniff victory

    Shami breaks Starc-Cummins stand as India sniff victory

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    Asked if thought 323 would be enough to win, Kohli said his middle and lower order could have done better after a 5/25 collapse at the end of the second innings. Yes we are happy about this victory but this is something we need to build on. "It's pretty shattering ", Paine said. Kohli said that the key to using four bowlers was to utilise them at different stages, with spinner R Ashwin bowling as many as 86.5 overs in two innings and picking up six wickets.
  • Trump set for his first Army-Navy football game as president

    Trump set for his first Army-Navy football game as president

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    Saturday was a day of politics and football for President Donald Trump, who announced the departure of his chief of staff, nominated a new top military adviser and then threw fist pumps at this year's Army-Navy football game. Navy leads the all-time series 60-52-7. Army has also had the much better season in 2018, as it enters this game with a 9-2 record, with its only two losses coming against Duke and to No.
  • Australia v India: Tourists claim first Test win in Australia since 2008

    Australia v India: Tourists claim first Test win in Australia since 2008

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    The only successful fourth innings Test run chase of more than 300 at Adelaide came in 1902, when the hosts made 315 to beat England. Warne was critical of Starc's performance, in particular his contribution to the 36 extras Australia conceded in India's second innings, which would up being a major difference between the two sides.
  • Lakers attempting to trade for Suns’ Trevor Ariza

    Lakers attempting to trade for Suns’ Trevor Ariza

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    The Lakers are dangling reserve guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to a potential third team that would be able to address Phoenix's wants. Ariza is now signed to a one-year, $15 million contract with Phoenix, but the team's slow start and interest in pairing franchise shooting guard Devin Booker with another guard could force a trade.