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Federer and Djokovic to meet in final after Goffin withdrawal

Federer and Djokovic to meet in final after Goffin withdrawal

Both players could have been forgiven for being somewhat below their best late on Friday at the Lindner Family Tennis Center, having been required to finish their third-round matches earlier in the ...

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Paul Pogba: Man United Fans Should Be

Paul Pogba: Man United Fans Should Be "Very Mad"

Anthony Martial, who came in for the injured Alexis Sanchez, drove into the box and unleashed a shot, signalling United's intent. Here are four lessons from Manchester United's loss to Brighton ....

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Alabama tops AP poll, followed by Clemson, Georgia

Alabama tops AP poll, followed by Clemson, Georgia

In an unsurprising twist, Alabama and Clemson top the poll with the vast majority of first-place votes, with Nick Saban and the Crimson Tide narrowly snatching the top spot away from Dabo Swinney ...

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Adrian Peterson Down to 'Mentor,' But Clearly Wants Playing Time

Washington's running back group has been hit by a myriad of injuries that started a two weeks ago with a season-ending injury to rookie Derrius Guice . Washington's running back depth has been gutte...

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How accurate is the preseason AP Top 25?

The Sooners, who are coming off a third straight Big 12 title and a second College Football Playoff appearance in the last three years, accumulated 1,173 points in the poll. Alabama earned 48 of the...

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UEFA reveals three nominees for 2018 Men's Player of the Year Awards

UEFA reveals three nominees for 2018 Men's Player of the Year Awards

Ronaldo on the other hand also won the Champions League title last season with Real Madrid which was his fifth time. Ronaldo and Modric won the Champions League for Real Madrid against ...

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Man City midfielder De Bruyne injures knee in training

Man City midfielder De Bruyne injures knee in training

Episode two features City's crucial victory over their derby rivals from December a year ago, which allegedly ended with a mass brawl in the tunnel at Old Trafford. He wrote: "However, if there is one...

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Hand of God? Nun Throws Perfect First Strike at MLB Game

It's been a banner year for nuns in the sports world. Sister Mary Jo Sobieck of Marian Catholic high school captivated America when she threw out the first pitch of the Chicago White Sox game on...

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Arsenal Confident Of Striking A Deal For Midfielder

Arsenal Confident Of Striking A Deal For Midfielder

Manchester United and Chelsea have both shown interest in the midfielder this summer, but it is the Red Devils who are favourites to land his signature should his contract continue to run down. C...

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Chelsea boss Sarri prepared to quit smoking for 'one or two years'

Chelsea boss Sarri prepared to quit smoking for 'one or two years'

I still have two years of contract [left] and we'll see what happens. "Last season it was direct balls and for me to protect the ball in the air and it's not my best quality". I want to change all t...

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Crotty out of Bledisloe Cup rematch

Crotty out of Bledisloe Cup rematch

Both teams soaked up serious pressure at different moments and Kurtley Beale was kicking himself after a spilling a pass following a crowd pleasing Tatafu Polota-Nau breakaway. He manufactured the All...

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Kane ends August drought as Spurs secure second win

Kane ends August drought as Spurs secure second win

Tottenham continued their 100% start to the new Premier League season, courtesy of a 3-1 win over Fulham at Wembley. The Gunners will make the short trip across the English capital to take on Ch...

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Roger Federer vs Novak Djokovic: Cincinnati Masters final preview and prediction

Roger Federer vs Novak Djokovic: Cincinnati Masters final preview and prediction

But despite Djokovic holding the overall advantage, Federer has been the king in Cincinnati . Bertens is an unexpected finalist, winning only one match during three previous appearances in Cinci...

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Jose Mourinho refuses to criticise Man Utd players after Brighton defeat

Jose Mourinho refuses to criticise Man Utd players after Brighton defeat

Paul Pogba pulls one back from the penalty spot, but it's too late! United came back from two goals down to win twice last season and when Romelu Lukaku headed in his first goal of the season...

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IndyCar race halted as Wickens crashes into fence

IndyCar race halted as Wickens crashes into fence

The two made contact and Hunter-Reay's vehicle started to spin around. After 14 races, Dixon has accumulated 530 points to 501 for Rossi. Wickens' vehicle drove over Hunter-Reay and went air born ...

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Pereira says loan moves responsible for improvement at Manchester United

Pereira says loan moves responsible for improvement at Manchester United

Among the regular players who were left out of the squad are Marcelo , Miranda, Paulinho and Gabriel Jesus . Flamengo playmaker Lucas Paqueta , Fluminense striker Pedro , Gremio winger Everto...

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Messi Brace And Coutinho Curler Give Barcelona Opening Win Over Alaves

Messi Brace And Coutinho Curler Give Barcelona Opening Win Over Alaves

Barcelona were made to work hard for the win by Alaves , who offered little going forward and only had three shots, none on target, and 21% possession. Barca looked laboured despite all their posses...

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Hazard confirms he is staying at Chelsea for 2018-19 season

Hazard confirms he is staying at Chelsea for 2018-19 season

The game saw both defences breached far too easily, with the hosts going 2-0 up within 20 minutes. "For me, it's easy". Asked if he sees Chelsea as potential title challengers, Sarri said candid...

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Tyson Fury vows to knock out Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas bout

Tyson Fury vows to knock out Deontay Wilder in Las Vegas bout

Wilder's manager Shelly Finkel told BBC Sport the bout will be in "November or December in NY or Las Vegas ". Prior to his break from the sport, Fury held the WBA, WBO and IBF versions of the world...

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You can not buy class - Mourinho slams Man City

You can not buy class - Mourinho slams Man City

The feel-good factor of Silva proudly showing off his healthy baby boy who arrived prematurely last December was seized upon by the City's swashbuckling band of football globetrotters, who made a de...

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Man United Manager Makes Huge Announcement: Setback For Pogba

Man United Manager Makes Huge Announcement: Setback For Pogba

The pundit said Jose Mourinho's side have no leaders on the pitch and are the "most average" United side he has seen since before Ferguson took over 32 years ago. Fred is likely to be sat at the bas...

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India vs England 3rd Test Day 2 live updates

India vs England 3rd Test Day 2 live updates

After tea, Rahane had moved on to 57 when Anderson just failed to hold what would have been a spectacular catch at backward point following a flashing edge off Woakes. While the India top order show...

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Urban Meyer investigation will be done on Sunday 'as planned'

Urban Meyer investigation will be done on Sunday 'as planned'

It's been nearly two weeks since Urban Meyer was placed on paid administrative leave by Ohio State University, but a probe into the embattled football coach's actions is still ongoing. In this Jan...

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Kasey Kahne retires from racing full time in NASCAR

Kasey Kahne retires from racing full time in NASCAR

A 15-year premier series veteran, Kahne now drives the No. 95 Chevrolet for Leavine Family Racing. Just how serious is Kasey Kahne about stepping away from NASCAR? He says "the highs didn't outw...

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Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham boss frustrated at fringe players

Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham boss frustrated at fringe players

Two minutes before the break, Alex Iwobi brought the visitors level with a clinical finish from 12-yards out after being picked out by Mkhitaryan. Former Arsenal defender Paul Merson was also cr...

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Rio Ferdinand reveals what's wrong with Unai Emery's side after Chelsea loss

Rio Ferdinand reveals what's wrong with Unai Emery's side after Chelsea loss

The Blues were eventually caught out on two such occasions, with the aforementioned Mikhitaryan and then Iwobi powering in two-inch ideal cut-backs to bring the scores level, whilst Aubameyang spurned...

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Arsenal reveal Ainsley Mailtand-Niles has broken his leg

Arsenal reveal Ainsley Mailtand-Niles has broken his leg

The injury to Maitland-Niles was obvious but now, the club has confirmed the extent of the knock picked up by the 20-year-old. This is a blow for the Gunners, especially after only one game played s...

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Chelsea boss Sarri reveals Kovacic is ready to feature against Arsenal

Chelsea boss Sarri reveals Kovacic is ready to feature against Arsenal

The Spanish coach says Ozil, like all his players, needs to track back and do his bit to help defend when the team doesn't have the ball and has also called on the German ace to be more demanding and ...

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Real Madrid want Chelsea star Marcos Alonso

Real Madrid want Chelsea star Marcos Alonso

Real looked stronger and slicker than Atletico for large parts of the game but failed to see it out, a marked contrast to many big matches under Zidane, when they would often snatch victory without pl...

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Fulham need time to find feet in Premier League, says Slavisa Jokanovic

Fulham need time to find feet in Premier League, says Slavisa Jokanovic

The English striker had famously failed to score in the first month of the season, a unusual statistic when you consider that he's been the league's top scorer two of the last three years. "We concede...

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Five things Manchester United must do to become a title threat

Five things Manchester United must do to become a title threat

Liverpool's first meeting with Manchester United comes at Anfield in December and it remains to be seen if Mourinho is in charge when the Red Devils arrive on Merseyside. "I had a very handsome ti...

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Cardiff City v Newcastle - Preview and possible lineups

Cardiff City v Newcastle - Preview and possible lineups

The club's next four games will see them take on Cardiff City , Chelsea , Manchester City and Arsenal , in arguably one of their most hard stretches of the season when you include the Spurs game ...

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Fulham team news for Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur

Fulham team news for Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur

Pochettino insists his medical department believes Kane is fully fit to play. "At the moment I can not say that we're not going to play this game in our new stadium", Pochettino told a news conferen...

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Kane starts for Spurs with August hoodoo in his sights

Kane starts for Spurs with August hoodoo in his sights

Though it appeared, Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka had cleared it. Newcastle's Venezuelan forward Salomon Rondon almost enjoyed a dream debut after coming off the substitutes bench but his...

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Paul Merson sends patient message to Man United about Paul Pogba

Paul Merson sends patient message to Man United about Paul Pogba

Pogba was given the captain's armband by his manager for the first game of the new season. Mourinho also laughed off suggestions that Pogba would have faced a fine for talking his mind - pointi...

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Deontay Wilder clashes with Tyson Fury and his father at weigh

Deontay Wilder clashes with Tyson Fury and his father at weigh

Joshua will fight Alexander Povetkin on September 22 at Wembley Stadium, and Wilder could be destined for a fight with Fury later this year. Pianeta weighed in lighter than Fury at 18st exactly. Fur...

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Serena Williams falls to Petra Kvitova in Western & Southern Open second round

Serena Williams falls to Petra Kvitova in Western & Southern Open second round

Williams opened with a straight-set victory against Daria Gavrilova . The highest ranked player in the field in Rafael Nadal's absence, Federer will now face Argentina's Leonardo Mayer for a pla...

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A half-fit Virat Kohli could be more risky, feels Trevor Bayliss

A half-fit Virat Kohli could be more risky, feels Trevor Bayliss

Back is such a thing you don't know when it's going to go off. Kohli said he has sent out a message to his teammates asking them to focus exclusively on the team's requirements. "We need to focus on...

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Brandt Snedeker hits magical 59 - Wyndham Championship 2018

Brandt Snedeker hits magical 59 - Wyndham Championship 2018

He has also been lethal off the tee, ranking fourth on the PGA Tour in driving accuracy percentage at 71.70 and eighth in distance from the edge of the fairway at 20 feet. "I've been keeping an eye on...

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City star De Bruyne to miss three months with knee injury

City star De Bruyne to miss three months with knee injury

I love this player and I wanted him desperately when I was at Dortmund and he was at Chelsea but Jose didn't give him to me. "What a season he had, what a World Cup he played". We await to see wheth...

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