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Commonwealth Games: Nine Indian 'journalists' detained after raising suspicions

Commonwealth Games: Nine Indian 'journalists' detained after raising suspicions

Australian Border Force officers swooped on the nine Indians at Brisbane International Airport on Wednesday and arrested Rakesh Kumar Sharma. But despite the security scare, Gold Coast 2018 Common...

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Former Mets, Expos Star Rusty Staub Dies At 73

Former Mets, Expos Star Rusty Staub Dies At 73

Rusty Staub won't get a chance to see how his former team performs this season. He hit.279 with 15 homers and 76 RBIs that season. His red hair, which had already gotten him dubbed "Rusty" would combi...

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First Qatar referee to officiate at FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation

First Qatar referee to officiate at FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation

Meanwhile, with VAR (video assistant referees) set to be utilised at the World Cup in June, Fifa will in due course also release a list of referees who will be appointed as video match officials. En...

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Darren Lehmann resigns as coach following ball tampering scandal

Darren Lehmann resigns as coach following ball tampering scandal

Warner, Test captain Steven Smith and batsman Cameron Bancroft have all been banned by Cricket Australia bosses for their part in the incident. The CA investigation found that Warner concocted the...

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Emotional ball-tamperer Bancroft asks for forgiveness

Emotional ball-tamperer Bancroft asks for forgiveness

Before saying that he has stained the game, Warner said that he needs to spend time with his family and trusted advisers. "You will hear from me in a few days", he said. "These recent events are so ...

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Colts QB Andrew Luck is throwing footballs again

Colts QB Andrew Luck is throwing footballs again

Earlier this week in Florida, Chris Ballard detailed where Luck is at in his rehab. Could Luck possibly be throwing to his receivers by May or June? Much of that time was spent on mechanics, working...

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David Warner says Australia ball-tampering scandal fallout 'tough and emotional'

David Warner says Australia ball-tampering scandal fallout 'tough and emotional'

Smith won't be considered eligible to regain the test captaincy for at least two years, Cricket Australia said. "I really feel for Steve, as I saw him crying in front of the media", he added. Tele...

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David Warner apologises for his part in ball tampering scandal

David Warner apologises for his part in ball tampering scandal

He also owned up to the entire episode and took full responsibility of all that has transpired in the past few days. I'm sorry and I'm absolutely devastated. "The players have made a grave mistake b...

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Australia coach Darren Lehmann announces resignation

Australia coach Darren Lehmann announces resignation

However, Nathan Lyon , Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood distanced themselves from Smith's comments. Watching axed captain Steve Smith break down repeatedly at a news conference on his return t...

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Final Four Finances: Kansas' season expenses almost quadruple Loyola Chicago's

Final Four Finances: Kansas' season expenses almost quadruple Loyola Chicago's

After one of the wildest tournaments in recent memory, here's a preview of Saturday's games. Brain trauma kept him off the court all four years of his MI career, but as the video explains, he never ...

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Jill Kelly posts Instagram update after Jim Kelly undergoes surgery

Jill Kelly posts Instagram update after Jim Kelly undergoes surgery

Kelly, who spent the entirety of his National Football League career with the Buffalo Bills from 1986 through 1996, went into surgery on Wednesday night (March 28) at Mount Sinai Hospital. We then r...

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Australia cricket coach Lehmann to quit after South Africa series

Australia cricket coach Lehmann to quit after South Africa series

A tearful Lehmann insisted the decision to quit was his, and he was not fired by his bosses over the scandal that has plunged the team into crisis. Indian batsman Rohit Sharma insisted on Thursday...

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Isco hits treble as Spain smash six past Argentina

Isco hits treble as Spain smash six past Argentina

As the World Cup approaches increasing pressure is being put on Messi in his homeland, as the 2018 tournament may be the last chance the five-time Ballon d'Or victor gets to win football's biggest p...

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Darren Lehmann steps down as Australia coach over ball-tampering scandal

Lehmann said one of his proudest moments as coach of Australia was the manner in which they dealt with the death of Philip Hughes. Lehmann, who has been cleared of any involvement in the plot whic...

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Ball-tampering scandal: David Warner apologises to cricket fans

Ball-tampering scandal: David Warner apologises to cricket fans

I'm absolutely devastated". "Through this whole experience and whirlwind few days it's been obvious to see how much the game means to Australia and the public, and we are representations of that"....

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KP 'gutted' for Smith, Warner, Bancroft

KP 'gutted' for Smith, Warner, Bancroft

The Indian Premier League on Wednesday banned disgraced Steve Smith and David Warner from playing in this year's tournament after their ball-tampering scandal. "But the point is they've put a stat...

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Social media reactions to Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft's moving press conferences

Social media reactions to Steve Smith and Cameron Bancroft's moving press conferences

Smith, who was banned for 12 months from global cricket by Cricket Australia for his involvement in the ball tampering row, said there is no one to be blamed except him. But it's great playing S...

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Nuggets collapse away victory against Raptors

Nuggets collapse away victory against Raptors

Jakob Poeltl scored all of his 12 points in the fourth quarter, including eight straight for Toronto at one stretch. On a normal night that might be troublesome, but the way the team shared the ball...

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Ball-tampering row: Darren Lehmann resigns as Australian coach

Ball-tampering row: Darren Lehmann resigns as Australian coach

Darren Lehmann , coach of the scandal-tainted Australia cricket team, said Thursday he would quit after the fourth and final Test of a series in South Africa. For me, it's been a very big wake-up ca...

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Dirk Nowitzki: 'I'm Planning To Come Back'

Dirk Nowitzki: 'I'm Planning To Come Back'

The Philadelphia 76ers lost a key player during the first minute of the second quarter of Wednesday's game against the New York Knicks, as center Joel Embiid was ruled out for the remainder of the...

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Ben Simmons took amusing shot at Hawks while playing video game

Ben Simmons took amusing shot at Hawks while playing video game

Atlanta owns one of the worst defenses in the league, as the Hawks are allowing 109.2 points per game. The previous franchise high was set by Mo Williams (52) in 2015 in a 110-101 win over the I...

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Stormy for President's testimony on claims

Stormy for President's testimony on claims

If Daniels' motion is successful, it would be the first deposition of a sitting president since 1998 when President Bill Clinton had to answer questions about his encounter with Paula Jones. Overall, ...

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Andy Murray to make return at Rosmalen in June

Andy Murray to make return at Rosmalen in June

The 30 year-old Scot plans to play outside the United Kingdom on grass for the first time in his career at the pre-Wimbledon period at the Libema Open at Rosmalen, in the south of Holland. Murray ha...

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French supermarket attack: 'Hero' policeman honoured

The slain hero of last week's terror attack in southern France was honored Wednesday in an elaborate, daylong national homage led by French President Emmanuel Macron. Beltrame talked to the terror...

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India romp to victory over England

India romp to victory over England

For as long as the powerplay lasted, England dominated, dominating the Indian bowlers like they had in the previous game. If we get asked to bat first, we have to find a way to get a score. However, o...

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Brown's 3-pointer in closing seconds lifts Celtics over Jazz

Brown's 3-pointer in closing seconds lifts Celtics over Jazz

Donovan Mitchell : A front-runner for rookie of the year, Mitchell did a nice job of creating switches defensively that allowed him to attack slower-footed defenders for scores or potential free throw...

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Real Madrid Star Persuaded To Join Man Utd?

Real Madrid Star Persuaded To Join Man Utd?

Bale has struggled with injuries since his move to the Spanish capital, with the past two seasons being arguably his most hard period at the club. Bale had been a regular in the Madrid team and winn...

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Warner apologizes via social media for ball-tampering role

Warner apologizes via social media for ball-tampering role

Cricket Australia (CA) this morning confirmed that they will not be allowed to play global or domestic cricket in Australia but will be encouraged to play club cricket to "maintain links with the cric...

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Gabriel Jesus turns down Manchester City contract offer

Gabriel Jesus turns down Manchester City contract offer

He is one of the key cogs in Guardiola's future plans at City, especially with Sergio Aguero confirming his plans to leave the club within the next two years. But representatives of the 20-year-old, o...

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Joel Embiid out for game after colliding with Markelle Fultz

Joel Embiid out for game after colliding with Markelle Fultz

While only time if Embiid will be available to play in the Sixers next game against the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, April 30th, it's at least nice to know that Coach Brown's squad can beat up on lesser...

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ATP Miami Open: Juan Martin del Potro, Isner advance to quarters

ATP Miami Open: Juan Martin del Potro, Isner advance to quarters

The pair met in the Californian desert just three weeks ago with 2009 US Open champion del Potro winning 6-2, 6-3, but 25th-ranked Raonic was on his game from the off. Isner, meanwhile, defeated risin...

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Liverpool target Alisson the best in the world, says Conti

Liverpool target Alisson the best in the world, says Conti

Liverpool secured a deal for the Egyptian worldwide from Roma in the summer for a fee of just £37million despite seeing the likes of Neymar move to Paris Saint-Germain for incredible money. "I sa...

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Newman's huge OT powers KU to Final Four

Newman's huge OT powers KU to Final Four

The transfer from Mississippi State finally bought into what Self has been demanding of him all season, and the result has been the finest performances of his career. Not as almost as much was on the ...

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Cavaliers ban fan who made racist taunt directed toward Spurs' Patty Mills

Cavaliers ban fan who made racist taunt directed toward Spurs' Patty Mills

Meanwhile, Mills spent some of the day hosting a Black History Month event at the San Antonio Museum of Art, where he offered more thoughts on the taunts. Mills, who was born in Australia, responded...

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UCL: PSG Set To Miss Neymar In Madrid Clash Over Ankle Injury

UCL: PSG Set To Miss Neymar In Madrid Clash Over Ankle Injury

Globo Esporte were first to report on Tuesday morning that the Brazilian worldwide would miss two months of football, threatening his participation in PSG's Ligue 1 and Champions League campaigns, ...

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Magellan snaps ties with Cricket Australia

Magellan snaps ties with Cricket Australia

Warner, who Cricket Australia said was responsible for the "development" of the ball-tampering plans , has said he will spend time with his family away from the spotlight before making any further an...

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Hearthstone: In-Game Tournament Mode Details

Hearthstone: In-Game Tournament Mode Details

With this new tournament mode, Blizzard says players can run a Hearthstone tournament in a home or more established event setting within the client. These cards are Ice Block , Coldlight Oracle ...

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CARPOOL: Florida family's auto ends up at bottom of swimming pool

CARPOOL: Florida family's auto ends up at bottom of swimming pool

On Tuesday, the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office posted on its Facebook page photos of a blue, four-door Honda Civic completely submerged in a Crestview apartment complex's pool. "Apparently, it didn'...

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Smith, Warner banned for one year, Bancroft suspended for 9 months

Smith, Warner banned for one year, Bancroft suspended for 9 months

The ball tampering plan could be seen as being nearly comical if it hadn't destroyed reputations and possibly careers. Opening batsman Cameron Bancroft was banned for nine months following the sca...

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Lehmann Unaware of Ball-Tampering - Cricket Australia

Lehmann Unaware of Ball-Tampering - Cricket Australia

While Lehmann believes the public still loves Smith, anger among the cricketing community and Australian fans would say otherwise. Warner's mixed relationship with the team and CA has endured for so...

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