• Djokovic back at No. 1; replaces Nadal, whose season is over
Djokovic back at No. 1; replaces Nadal, whose season is over

When Nadal withdrew in Paris he said that it was a new injury and not directly related to the knee issues that have forced him to the sidelines since early September. He hadn't been ranked that low since he was 22nd in 2006 as a teenager. Djokovic raised his haul of major trophies to 14, tied with Sampras for third most in men's tennis history ...

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  • Bears-Vikings Game On Nov. 18 Flexed To Primetime
Bears-Vikings Game On Nov. 18 Flexed To Primetime

The Vikings are 5-3-1 and trail the first-place Bears (5-3) in the NFC North . But while the Steelers have rallied to sit at 5-2-1 at the midway point of their season, Jacksonville is a disappointing 3-5. Kickoff is set for 7:20 p.m. CT. The game had previously been scheduled for noon. Two years ago, Washington played on the Sunday night bef...

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  • This Remarkable Record Of Liverpool Icon James Milner Will Take Some Beating
This Remarkable Record Of Liverpool Icon James Milner Will Take Some Beating

The two-time Premier League victor won four aerial challenges, made three successful tackles and completed 39 of his attempted 46 passes. Highlights from Arsenal's 1-1 draw with Liverpool in the Premier League. "A very good red one". "[We are] very disappointed really, which is a good thing I suppose, playing away at Arsenal". It was on...

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  • Lakers' LeBron James defends coach Luke Walton
Lakers' LeBron James defends coach Luke Walton

This game wasn't without its scares as the Lakers once again struggled to hold on to a big lead. What's insane about that stat is James finished with 28 points, seven assists, five rebounds and two blocks. When they got the team that they have right now, it's even more challenging. Dave McMenamin and Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN report that Magi...

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  • Pochettino: I don't believe it's the end of something at Tottenham
Pochettino: I don't believe it's the end of something at Tottenham

When you talk about some clubs or others you need to see where they are, how they are, who they are. "It is Arsenal in the quarter-final and that will suggest that you want to win it", Nicol said on ESPN FC. "We're talking about theory and then the practice is hard, and we need to be careful how we manage January", he said. "Of course, it will be...

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  • Truex on Logano:
Truex on Logano: "I hope he's proud of himself"

But Logano go to Truex's bumper entering Turn 3 then did a better job of keeping his auto straight on the final dash to the finish line as he and Truex viciously banged doors, Truex almost going sideways. Instead, Logano used his bumper to claw the victory back into his control and earned an enemy while doing so. "I was next to him for six laps a...

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  • Klay Thompson breaks three-point record as Golden State win again
Klay Thompson breaks three-point record as Golden State win again

Then in Golden State's next game after Curry poured in 51 points in a rout of Washington, Kevin Durant scored 25 in the fourth quarter, the best total of his career, and finished with 41 in a victory at NY. "I'm just happy it's my team-mate and nobody else". Players who aren't known as scorers can have big nights, and guys who were think they would...

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  • Djokovic back on top after Nadal withdraws in Paris
Djokovic back on top after Nadal withdraws in Paris

Roger trained in Paris on Tuesday and he was scheduled to play against Milos Raonic in the second round today after the Canadian defeated Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in three tie breaks last night. "I would love to be in London of course. Something that I was not able to do this year, playing only nine events and retiring in two". I checked with the doc...

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  • Penn State QB returns to game, leaves again
Penn State QB returns to game, leaves again

Without context, you might think Penn State's quarterbacks weren't all that spectacular against the Hawkeyes . We need more players having a bigger impact on the game on offense. Over the past four games, McSorley has carried the ball 72 times, meaning there have been 72 opportunities for defenders to hit him. Then, after Iowa quarterback Nate...

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  • Georgia defeats Florida in top-10 matchup
Georgia defeats Florida in top-10 matchup

It's the 13th consecutive year that the team with more rushing yards won the game. The Gators will return to a bowl game this year and Florida will be the favorite in its four remaining contests. Sophomore defensive lineman Malik Herring ended the final Florida drive before intermission, forcing an Emory Jones fumble. Smart insists he pay...

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  • Rams' Gurley: 'Forget fantasy and forget Vegas'
Rams' Gurley: 'Forget fantasy and forget Vegas'

If you watched Sunday's game between the Packers and Rams and yelled, "Why didn't you just take a knee?" when Green Bay's Ty Montgomery fumbled the ball on a kickoff return with less than two minutes left in the game, you have something in common with the basically the entire Packers team.

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  • Browns fire coach Hue Jackson, name Gregg Williams interim
Browns fire coach Hue Jackson, name Gregg Williams interim

It's not immediately clear who will fill in for Jackson for the rest of this season. During his time with the Browns, Haley's offense only managed to score more than 23 points just once, and it was in a 45-42 loss to the Raiders. Jackson's remarks on Sunday further alienated him from his staff, according to numerous sources with knowledge of the ...

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  • Selectors tell MS Dhoni his T20I career is over
Selectors tell MS Dhoni his T20I career is over

Also making a comeback into the Test squad is the diminutive Parthiv Patel as one of the two wicketkeepers along with young Rishab Pant, who has grown in stature as a dashing batsman but his glovework remains to be shaky. While Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah are expected to be the front-line seamers, they are backed up by Umesh Yadav and th...

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  • Beto O’Rourke reports enormous fundraising haul - but here’s the latest poll
Beto O’Rourke reports enormous fundraising haul - but here’s the latest poll

As the so-called migrant caravan makes its way north, national attention has shifted to the USA border with Mexico once again. "For this reason more than any other, we favor U.S. In Missouri, the RCP average now shows Republican Josh Hawley leading vulnerable incumbent Democrat Claire McCaskill by 1 point, based on a new poll Saturday by the ...

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  • Leicester City owner's helicopter crashes outside stadium after match
Leicester City owner's helicopter crashes outside stadium after match

Police and emergency services work at the scene of an accident at The King Power Stadium on October 27, 2018 in Leicester, England . With emergency services arriving on the scene, the helicopter could be seen engulfed in flames. The news broke as BT Sport were analysing the day's events in the Premier League and the early news from the stadium...

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  • Glen Hoddle in hospital after falling ill at BT Sport studio
Glen Hoddle in hospital after falling ill at BT Sport studio

The UK-based broadcaster's main presenter Jake Humphrey later confirmed the news on Twitter, announcing BT's usual afternoon schedule had been cancelled ahead of the Premier League game between Leicester City and West Ham. Our thoughts are with Glenn and his family at this hard time. "We at BT Sport add to that and we are standing alongside you G...

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  • Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui focused on El Clasico, not his future
Real Madrid boss Julen Lopetegui focused on El Clasico, not his future

Ahead of the big match at the Nou Camp, we have profiled three players who could step up and replace the void left my CR7 in the Real Madrid attack. Although the majority of his goals have come towards the start of the season, with braces against Leganes & Girona in August & September. The defeat ended Inter's flawless start to Group B, with ...

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  • Australia v Pakistan: Tourists annihilated after 'embarrassing' batting collapse records unwanted record
Australia v Pakistan: Tourists annihilated after 'embarrassing' batting collapse records unwanted record

Australian skipper Aaron Finch says he deserves plenty of blame for a woeful T20 loss to Pakistan that he likened to a slow-motion auto crash. Only twice have Australia scored fewer runs in a T20 worldwide, making just 79 against England at Southampton in 2005 and 86 in a defeat by India at Dhaka four years ago.

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  • Roger Federer beats Filip Krajinovic in tennis tournament — ATP Basel
Roger Federer beats Filip Krajinovic in tennis tournament — ATP Basel

The 36 year-old dominated the 1st 7 games to take the opening set and lead by a break in the next set. [ALSO LIKE] Behind the red-and-white clad home crowd, however, Federer upped his first-serve percentage and advanced, despite being broken while first serving for the match at 5-3.

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  • Pochettino: Spurs' hopes now slim but not Lloris' fault
Pochettino: Spurs' hopes now slim but not Lloris' fault

He has scored one goal and his recovery from injury could be a result of muscle fatigue from featuring at the World Cup. Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has come under fire from fans after his insane red card proved costly in the Champions League .

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  • Chelsea boss Sarri tells Alonso: You can be best in Europe
Chelsea boss Sarri tells Alonso: You can be best in Europe

It's time to rest him. The England midfielder said : "I'm in a totally different frame of mind this season". On the other hand, the former Super Eagles star has featured four times as a substitute in Chelsea's Premier League matches and is reportedly eager to look elsewhere for regular football in January.

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  • Five takeaways from the Lakers' 131-113 win over the Phoenix Suns
Five takeaways from the Lakers' 131-113 win over the Phoenix Suns

The Lakers had seven players in double figures. Suns: Booker fell two points shy of becoming the first Suns player to score 25 points or more in the first four games of a season since Charlie Scott in 1972-73. The three-time National Basketball Association champion put up 19 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds before sitting out the fourth quar...

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  • Raiders Players Questioning Jon Gruden's Accountability After Major Moves
Raiders Players Questioning Jon Gruden's Accountability After Major Moves

Just when we thought the situation in Oakland couldn't get any worse, it amazingly continues to get worse. "Derek is always going to come in here and tell us when he needs to play better, that's something that he does on a daily basis". On ESPN , Gruden said he was excited about the five first-round picks over the next two years and how the team i...

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  • Ambati Rayudu suited for No 4 slot: Virat Kohli
Ambati Rayudu suited for No 4 slot: Virat Kohli

It has been a mismatch of enormous proportions so far and it looks highly unlikely that West Indies would have much of a chance against the well-oiled machine that India seem to be at home. A swashbuckling Hetmyer continued the onslaught and smashed six sixes and six fours, under pressure. "It was one of those days where I felt good and I tol...

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  • Jordan Henderson suffers injury setback ahead of Liverpool Champions League tie
Jordan Henderson suffers injury setback ahead of Liverpool Champions League tie

So why has a player likened to Barcelona's peerless midfield conductor, Sergio Busquets, not walked straight into the Liverpool line-up? Can Salah rediscover last season's form? The rigors of the past 6 months or so looked to have caught up with Salah at the start of the current season, making a slow start to prompt some critics to describe...

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  • Broncos cut backup QB Chad Kelly after trespassing arrest
Broncos cut backup QB Chad Kelly after trespassing arrest

The Denver Broncos have chose to part ways with Chad Kelly in the wake of his arrest this week, and the quarterback reportedly was causing problems with the team before he was even taken into custody. NFL Network's James Palmer reported that Kelly had been attending teammate Von Miller's Halloween party before the arrest. According to a new...

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  • Alex Iwobi grateful for guidance from ‘world class’ Mesut Ozil
Alex Iwobi grateful for guidance from ‘world class’ Mesut Ozil

The German produced one of his finest ever displays in an Arsenal shirt, having a part in all three of his side's goals after Hector Bellerin's own goal gave the Foxes the lead in the 31st minute. He is a world-class player and he proved that again last night. "Mesut is a player that always keeps giving his best and is always surprising eve...

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  • At least 20 Russian football fans hurt in Rome metro escalator accident
At least 20 Russian football fans hurt in Rome metro escalator accident

In recent years, more than a dozen municipal buses have caught fire while in service, with several reports of metro passengers injured by malfunctioning hardware. One person reportedly lost a leg. "They had various injuries caused by the escalator that was twisted, therefore serious injuries". Witnesses quoted by police said the Russian fans had ...

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  • Jose Mourinho keen to stay with Manchester United; dismisses reports
Jose Mourinho keen to stay with Manchester United; dismisses reports

Marco Ianni celebrated wildly in front of Jose Mourinho after Chelsea's equaliser and the Blues coach has been charged by the FA. Mourinho labelled the incident "bad education" on the part of Italian Ianni, who has apologised to the Portuguese.

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  • Jose Mourinho dismisses Real Madrid rumours wants longer Manchester United stay
Jose Mourinho dismisses Real Madrid rumours wants longer Manchester United stay

The 33-year-old scored his side's only goal in their 1-1 draw with Genoa on Saturday, a result that ended the Bianconeri's 100% winning start to the new Serie A campaign. Real Madrid narrowly avoided setting a new club-record goal drought as they fell to their fourth defeat in five games with a 2-1 loss to Levante at the Bernabeu.

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