• Warner and Smith removed as England topple Australian top order in Melbourne
Warner and Smith removed as England topple Australian top order in Melbourne

Since Australia's World Cup final win at the MCG in 2015, the left-hander has averaged more than 80 from 11 games in Australia , including five centuries. I think, as a captain and backroom staff, we certainly thrived on that. "You can't replace Ben Stokes , but you can go some way to filling his spot with the variety England have got in th...

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  • Keith Jackson, Legendary 'Voice of College Football,' Dies at 89
Keith Jackson, Legendary 'Voice of College Football,' Dies at 89

Jackson called a number of classic matchups in the 80s and 90s between Miami and Florida State , but none as memorable as the first of a series of "Wide Right" misses by Florida State kickers. "Well, we had a mule in Georgia, but her name was Pearl". Kirk Herbstreit said in a tweet that Jackson was 'everyone's favorite CFB broadcaster'.

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  • Watford earn late draw against Southampton
Watford earn late draw against Southampton

In the second we scored two goals and could have scored more. So why not football? "I imagine the referee is not happy now.". "Our players were protesting and the referee still did not go over to the assistant". Amid speculation some sort of VAR could be in place at this year's World Cup in Russian Federation, the problems in France included both...

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  • Mikaela Shiffrin dominates slalom for 40th career win
Mikaela Shiffrin dominates slalom for 40th career win

Only two other Americans - Vonn with four and Phil Mahre with three - have won more than two overall World Cup titles. With wins in both the giant slalom and slalom at Kranjska Gora, Slovenia over the weekend, Shiffrin clocked up her 39th and 40th World Cup wins - and she's still only 22.

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  • Alexis Sanchez would be 'major signing' for Manchester United - Andy Cole
Alexis Sanchez would be 'major signing' for Manchester United - Andy Cole

However, Wenger believes that Ozil could remain in north London . The Gunners boss would not say if Manchester United , specifically, was interested in signing the forward. Sky Sport reported Friday that United is "close" to an agreement with Sanchez. Guardiola's bid to buy Sanchez collapsed at the end of the summer transfer window and City we...

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  • Medvedev beats De Minaur in Sydney final
Medvedev beats De Minaur in Sydney final

I want to congratulate Alex on an fantastic run - he's the future of tennis", Medvedev said to warm applause. An Australian Open beckons, and a golden opportunity looms for these young dynamos to turn a summer of promise into something historic.

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  • Tottenham won't sell stars before next season
Tottenham won't sell stars before next season

Former Tottenham manager Bill Nicholson's ashes - as well as those of Darkie, his wife - have been buried under the pitch at Spurs' new White Hart Lane stadium. "If you want to sign players that you are going to use and help you, it's hard to find this opportunity", he said. "But January is always a very hard window".

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  • The Eagles might be historic underdogs in their divisional round game
The Eagles might be historic underdogs in their divisional round game

The Titans have not won in New England since 1993 and that's when the franchise called themselves the Houston Oilers. Foles and running back Corey Clement mishandled the handoff, and Foles actually pounced on the ball and dived into the end zone.

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  • Ferrell, Bryant, Joseph, Fields all returning for Clemson defense
Ferrell, Bryant, Joseph, Fields all returning for Clemson defense

Bourret indicated that Swinney didn't provide information on junior defensive lineman Christian Wilkins , who is ranked the No. 9 player available for April's National Football League draft by ESPN draft analysts Mel Kiper Jr. In 28 games as a starter Ferrell has recorded 15.5 sacks and 111 tackles for the Tigers. Bryant was a key reserve on that ...

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  • Mets, Adrian Gonzalez agree to deal
Mets, Adrian Gonzalez agree to deal

After coming up with the Rangers, Gonzalez spent five years with the Padres, where he emerged as one of the league's premier first baseman. The Mets won't need to break the bank for Gonzalez. Gonzalez became a free agent after he was traded from the Dodgers to the Braves in a salary-dumping deal then released by the latter club. For his career,...

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  • Bernard Tomic slide continues with Australian Open failure
Bernard Tomic slide continues with Australian Open failure

Home favorite was off to a flawless start, rattling off the first 7 games of the match and breaking Paul in the 4th game of the second set to move 6-0 5-2 in front, controlling the scoreboard and also the rallies. "I count my millions", he said. "You go make 13-14 million". This will be the first time Tomic has not appeared at the Australian Op...

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  • Barcelona: Yerry Mina steps out barefoot during unveiling
Barcelona: Yerry Mina steps out barefoot during unveiling

The 23-year-old Mina is being brought in as a long-term option and will not walk straight into the first team. "There is a saying in my country that says, 'Touch the land you want to conquer with the sole of your feet.' And here I want to make history with everyone".

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  • Welcome to Houston: Astros acquire pitcher Gerrit Cole in trade with Pirates
Welcome to Houston: Astros acquire pitcher Gerrit Cole in trade with Pirates

Musgrove, 25, pitched in 38 games for the Astros in 2017, while making 15 starts. This forced him onto the disabled list, and ultimately back into the minor leagues. With Cole gone, Jameson Taillon and Ivan Nova will anchor the rotation ahead of Trevor Williams and Chad Kuhl. Injuries checked Cole to 21 starts in 2016, but he rebounded previous y...

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  • Flores committed to Espanyol
Flores committed to Espanyol

I do not understand that you put so much effort in coach. "I'm well and quite happy with my situation. I don't have to explain anything else". The Hornets made the ill-advised decision to replace the former Spain defender with Walter Mazzarri despite Sanchez Flores keeping the Vicarage Road club in the Premier League at the first time of asking...

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  • Patriot's Rex Burkhead (knee) officially inactive against Titans
Patriot's Rex Burkhead (knee) officially inactive against Titans

Both Burkhead and Gillislee are out with knee injuries. He returned to practice on Thursday. Gillislee was injured in Week 16. Bademosi is a unusual inactive, as he was active for every game this season. In 10 games, Burkhead's averaged 11.5 FanDuel points on 9.4 touches per game this season. Last year, Burkhead rushed for 344 yards and two tou...

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  • No. 2 Mountaineers Suffer First Loss In 16 Games At Texas Tech
No. 2 Mountaineers Suffer First Loss In 16 Games At Texas Tech

Photos courtesy of West Virginia University Junior Esa Ahmad is returning to WVU's lineup after being suspended the first 16 games of the year. Texas Tech coach Chris Beard said. Texas Tech only made four three-pointers as a team but made up for it by going 24/28 from the charity stripe, while only committing 13 turnovers. However, there are ...

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  • Titans, Jaguars aim to show they're the real deal in AFC
Titans, Jaguars aim to show they're the real deal in AFC

Both AFC South representatives are significant underdogs, the Titans at New England on Saturday night, the Jaguars at Pittsburgh on Sunday. James White caught a touchdown pass and ran for another, and Danny Amendola had 11 catches for 112 yards.

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  • Seahawks expected to hire Brian Schottenheimer as OC
Seahawks expected to hire Brian Schottenheimer as OC

An utmost example of the NFL's rampant nepotism, Brian Schottenheimer flamed out in previous stints coordinating offenses with the Jets , Rams , and University of Georgia . He will have the benefit with working with Pro Bowl quarterback Russell Wilson , who put together an MVP-caliber season finishing first with 34 touchdown passes, ninth with ...

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  • Cavs blow 22-point lead vs. Pacers, lose third straight
Cavs blow 22-point lead vs. Pacers, lose third straight

So it never stops. "In the third quarter, we didn't exert as much as we did in the first half and we let them get back into the game". They've lost seven of their last 10 games, and are now sporting the NBA's second worst defense. After halftime, IN did a much better job IN limiting turnovers and getting back on defense. "That's one of the best j...

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  • Robert Whittaker Injured, Yoel Romero To Face Luke Rockhold At UFC 221
Robert Whittaker Injured, Yoel Romero To Face Luke Rockhold At UFC 221

Fans will be able to request full refunds of purchased tickets for UFC 221, scheduled for February 11 at Perth Arena. A former Cuban Olympic silver-medalist wrestler, Romero was scheduled to face Branch at a UFC Fight Night event on February 24.

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  • Spurs chairman makes bold claim over futures of Kane and Alli
Spurs chairman makes bold claim over futures of Kane and Alli

Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy has told Sky Sports he is "100 percent confident" of keeping the club's biggest names. Sport says the Catalan club are closely monitoring the England worldwide while Marca claimed in a report that Real Madrid are also keeping a close eye on the midfielder.

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  • Liverpool could sign Naby Keita in January by paying £13m
Liverpool could sign Naby Keita in January by paying £13m

And while RB Leipzig are reluctant to part with their star man, reports suggest Keita could be confirmed as a Liverpool player tomorrow. More than anything else, bringing the Keita deal forward would appease fans anxious allowing Coutinho to leave halfway through the season could disrupt the quest for a top-four spot and progression deep into t...

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  • UNIFIED KOREA? North and South Korea May UNITE for Upcoming 2018 OLYMPICS
UNIFIED KOREA? North and South Korea May UNITE for Upcoming 2018 OLYMPICS

The upcoming games are scheduled to be held from February 9-25 in PyeongChang, as well as the adjacent sub-host cities of Gangneung and Jeongseon. If not, we may get none. And then for Team GB it will be a balancing act between those tricky characters risk and reward. Since switching from a career in athletics in 2010, Tasker has competed at six ...

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  • International Olympic Committee 'considering joint Korea hockey team'
International Olympic Committee 'considering joint Korea hockey team'

Chang also told reporters at Beijing's worldwide airport that "the IOC is likely to consider" South Korea's proposal to form a joint women's ice hockey team and the size of North Korea's delegation to be sent to Pyeongchang will be decided by its national Olympic committee.

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  • Angelique Kerber continues her hot streak, wins title in Sydney
Angelique Kerber continues her hot streak, wins title in Sydney

Former world number one Angelique Kerber continued her 2018 resurgence with a 6-4 6-4 win over Ashleigh Barty in the Sydney International final on Saturday, giving herself a welcome boost ahead of next week's Australian Open. It was Kerber's 11th career title. "I am playing fantastic tennis again and feeling just great", quipped the 29-year...

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