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Djokovic battles through to Qatar semi-finals

Djokovic battles through to Qatar semi-finals

This was their seventh meeting, the first in three years, and the first triumph for Bautista Agut since 2014, losing the next three encounters against the rival who had to miss the second part of 2018...

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Frances and Patrick Connolly revealed as £115m EuroMillions lottery winners

Frances and Patrick Connolly revealed as £115m EuroMillions lottery winners

Yesterday, after a celebratory press conference, the grandparents punched the air and waved their bumper cheque as the Champagne flowed. "I slid back in my chair after checking the numbers several t...

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Knicks’ Enes Kanter to skip London trip, fearing Erdogan reprisal

Knicks’ Enes Kanter to skip London trip, fearing Erdogan reprisal

But just because of that one lunatic guy-one maniac, one dictator-I can't even go out there and just do my job. The Knicks are scheduled to play the Washington Wizards in London on 17 January. Turki...

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West Virginia football hires Troy coach Neal Brown to replace Dana Holgorsen

West Virginia football hires Troy coach Neal Brown to replace Dana Holgorsen

Sports in confirming the selection. Brown, 38, was head coach at Troy, where he posted a 35-16 record in four seasons. He has three straight seasons with at least 10 wins, has lost four total Sun Be...

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McIlroy makes US tour his No. 1 priority

McIlroy makes US tour his No. 1 priority

McIlroy has decided that there is now more to professional sport than just the money. I just don't like seeing that number beside my name. Defending champion Dustin Johnson leads the way as he loo...

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Serena and Federer target historic wins at Australian Open

Serena and Federer target historic wins at Australian Open

Following wins over Sakkari and Bencic, Williams made it three from three with a 6-1 7-6 (2) victory over world number 97 Katie Boulter. Williams' one-year-old daughter Alexis Olympia also watched o...

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Jimmy Butler Has Aggressively Challenged Brett Brown Over Role In Offense

Jimmy Butler Has Aggressively Challenged Brett Brown Over Role In Offense

Shelburne and Wojnarowski are also reporting that Brown has "no issues" with the way Butler conducts himself and views it as "within the confines of the relationship" that he's developed with the All-...

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Michael Schumacher turns 50, official Schumacher app released

Michael Schumacher turns 50, official Schumacher app released

The German great, who retired in 2012 after a comeback with Mercedes , has not been seen in public since he suffered severe brain injuries in a recreational skiing accident in the French Alps five ye...

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Unai Emery not interested in signing Real Madrid star

Unai Emery not interested in signing Real Madrid star

The Germany worldwide swapped Bayer Leverkusen for Arsenal for €25m in 2018, and he has gone on to make 19 appearances for the club, cementing his first-team place largely thanks to Petr Čech's di...

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India inches closer to maiden series win in Australia

India inches closer to maiden series win in Australia

Ravindra Jadeja has accounted for both the wickets. Earlier in the day, Cheteshwar Pujara missed his double-century by seven runs as he was dismissed by Natan Lyon on 193 runs. He even hit four fo...

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Roger Federer wins Hopman Cup with Switzerland for record 3rd time

Roger Federer wins Hopman Cup with Switzerland for record 3rd time

The showpiece match went all the way and Federer and Bencic had to stave off a match point before they took the final set tie-break in thrilling fashion to triumph 4-0 1-4 4-3 (4). A new ATP World T...

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Solskjaer seeks to improve fitness levels at United Manchester United

Solskjaer seeks to improve fitness levels at United Manchester United

It's a chance to get Lukaku and Sanchez a start. Sounding uncannily like his old insatiable United mentor Sir Alex Ferguson, the former striker reckoned he had already consigned to history the idea ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo: I'm not obsessed with individual prizes

Cristiano Ronaldo: I'm not obsessed with individual prizes

On June 8, 2017, Cristiano Ronaldo's newborn baby twins were conceived and welcomed into the world through the help of a surrogate mother. Since then, he has had a switch in clubs having left Rea...

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Liverpool shouldn't panic after Manchester City defeat, insists Van Dijk

Liverpool shouldn't panic after Manchester City defeat, insists Van Dijk

It is still looking fine for us. Liverpool FC are still top of the Premier League table and four points clear of second-placed Manchester City in pursuit of a first English top-flight crown si...

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NBA Exec Compares Trump and LeBron's Marketing Tactics

NBA Exec Compares Trump and LeBron's Marketing Tactics

Many have voiced their disagreement with LeBron, which is fine, but Celtics GM Danny Ainge made a comparison recently that likely won't sit well with the King. He's showing respect to all the othe...

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Justin Fields Expected To Become A Buckeye -- Social Media Reacts

Justin Fields Expected To Become A Buckeye -- Social Media Reacts

After failing to unseat Jake Fromm, Georgia quarterback Justin Fields has made a decision to transfer to Ohio State , where he is expected to enroll in classes next week and create a fascinating ...

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Mickey Arthur: Centurion and Newlands pitches not good enough for Test cricket

Mickey Arthur: Centurion and Newlands pitches not good enough for Test cricket

Before the first Test against South Africa , he was at number one in the list of Pakistan's highest run-getters for the year, but Babar Azam's brilliant 71 off 79 in the first innings put him at th...

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Harden drains game-winning 3-pointer in OT thriller against Warriors

Harden drains game-winning 3-pointer in OT thriller against Warriors

Harden's miraculous last-second 3-pointer gave the Rockets a thrilling 135-134 overtime victory, but not before a stunningly terrible call nearly handed the Warriors the game. "I shoot my step-back...

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‘Pantastic’: Babysitter Pant Breaks Twitter With Sydney Century

‘Pantastic’: Babysitter Pant Breaks Twitter With Sydney Century

Unless Australia win, India will claim a first-ever series victory Down Under since they began touring here in 1947-48. "The easy thing to do is to throw in the towel but we won't be doing that". Inst...

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Two Recall Options To Be In Jermain Defoe's Rangers Loan

Two Recall Options To Be In Jermain Defoe's Rangers Loan

Derby, Swansea, Rangers, Hearts, Hibs and Celtic have all been credited with an interest in signing the player during recent weeks, but it appears that Gerrard's side have won the race. Redknapp kno...

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Christian Eriksen: Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says deal would be 'fantastic'

Christian Eriksen: Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says deal would be 'fantastic'

I wasn't really fully prepared to play in the Premier League back then but after training extensively with players like Davinson [Sanchez], Jan [Vertonghen] and Toby [Alderweireld] and against such qu...

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Thigh strain forces Nadal out of Brisbane tournament

Thigh strain forces Nadal out of Brisbane tournament

The 17-time Grand Slam victor said he hadn't been anxious about the world rankings for the past two years. I feel better than I did four days ago. "Of course, I prefer to be number one than number two...

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Dominic Solanke joins Bournemouth from Liverpool for £19m

Dominic Solanke joins Bournemouth from Liverpool for £19m

It is not expected to be the last piece of business between the clubs this window, as Goal understands Liverpool right-back Nathaniel Clyne will move to Bournemouth on loan for the remainder of the s...

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Jon Jones lashes out after questioning from Michael Bisping following UFC 232

Jon Jones lashes out after questioning from Michael Bisping following UFC 232

And they get right down to the wire, and I think Vince [McMahon] throws so much money at him that he says, 'All right, I'll do [WWE] again.' Because this is here no matter what. Going into 2019, many...

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Ohio State's video trailer for the Rose Bowl is epic

Ohio State's video trailer for the Rose Bowl is epic

Urban's wife, Shelley Meyer, said his retirement was something she had been looking forward to for a long time but appeared to not be convinced that her husband is closing the door on coaching. "We ...

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Sarri hints he wants Chelsea to sign striker after Southampton stalemate

Sarri hints he wants Chelsea to sign striker after Southampton stalemate

Chelsea started struggling striker Alvaro Morata up front in hopes of the Spain worldwide rediscovering his goal-scoring form but debutant Saints' goalkeeper Angus Gunn was the star in an otherwise l...

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Atwater a finalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Atwater a finalist for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Former Cowboys executive Gil Brandt and Broncos owner Pat Bowlen previously were chosen as 2019 finalists as contributors, and former Kansas City Chiefs player Johnny Robinson is a finalist as a s...

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National Football League announces Patriots' playoff date and time

National Football League announces Patriots' playoff date and time

The Colts (9-6) and Titans (9-6) headed into today's action needing a Houston loss matched with a win on their end to clinch a division title, but now are simply playing for the sixth seed in the AFC ...

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Medvedev reaches Brisbane International quarters at Murray's expense

Medvedev reaches Brisbane International quarters at Murray's expense

At least Murray completed two matches. Russia's Daniil Medvedev showed Andy Murray just how much work he still has to do, when he beat the former world number one in straight sets in the Bris...

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LeBron James leads all players in fan voting for NBA All-Star Game

LeBron James leads all players in fan voting for NBA All-Star Game

As usual, the fan votes offered a few interesting selections, with Golden State centre DeMarcus Cousins , who hasn't played a game all season, 10th in the Western Conference frontcourt with over 92,...

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