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Federer began his sensational 2017 with a victory at the Australian Open , after missing of most of 2016 with a knee injury. 'I think my dream was always to play a long time on tour. "Last year could have been my favourite year of my whole career". "I didn't expect to play this well and come back as the defending champion this year but I'll take it".
  • Son Heung-Min scores one, creates one as Spurs lead Everton

    Son Heung-Min scores one, creates one as Spurs lead Everton

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    Harry Kane struck a double to become Tottenham's all-time leading scorer in the Premier League as Everton were thumped 4-0 at Wembley. Allardyce handed their recent £27million Cenk Tosun his debut at Wembley, who he admitted still has a lot to learn about English football, but will hope the Turkish global will find the shooting boots that drew Everton to him In the first place.
  • NBC to offer virtual reality coverage of PyeongChang Olympics

    NBC to offer virtual reality coverage of PyeongChang Olympics

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    Pence will review ICBM defence systems in Alaska and reaffirm to the leaders of Japan and South Korea that the United States is fully committed to stability in the region, the official said. "The Olympics have always been an opportunity to showcase emerging media technology", Gary Zenkel , president of NBC Olympics, said in a statement .
  • Five Real Madrid players in UEFA '2017 team of the year'

    Five Real Madrid players in UEFA '2017 team of the year'

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    Many are also questioning how Harry Kane was omitted from the selection, with the 24-year old having scored 56 goals for club and country last year - more than any other player. Kevin de Bruyne and Eden Hazard are the only two Premier League players named in the UEFA Team of the Year . Paris Saint-Germain's Brazilian player Dani Alves was chosen by the fans for the right-back spot.
  • New HiRISE Images Show 3D Structure of Martian Ice Sheets

    New HiRISE Images Show 3D Structure of Martian Ice Sheets

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    Researchers found the scarp sites by gauging colors using the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment ( HiRISE ) camera on the MRO, and confirmed its purity using CRISM ( Compact Reconnaissance Imaging spectrometer for Mars ). "If the conclusions of the paper are correct", he said, "you're looking at something that's nearly pure ice ". The ice sheets are found 55 to 60 degrees north or south of the equator where temperatures can drop extremely low, making it hard for future ...
  • Wenger confirms Coquelin move to Valencia

    Wenger confirms Coquelin move to Valencia

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    Arriving in the summer of 2008 from Stade Laval in France, Coquelin came through the ranks at Arsenal , making his debut in a League Cup tie with Sheffield United in September that year. "He had an opportunity and I let him go", Wenger told reporters after the Chelsea match. "Then we'll see. We have players injured. He is a defensive midfielder, basically", Wenger said after the game, as quoted by the Mirror .
  • Pirates Agree To Trade Gerrit Cole To Astros

    Pirates Agree To Trade Gerrit Cole To Astros

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    The New York Yankees also are in talks to acquire Cole, but a source with knowledge of the discussions told ESPN that a deal is not close right now. Monday, Astros owner Jim Crane acknowledged the team was "actively pursuing a high-end starter" and Cole is certainly available, with the rebuilding Pirates looking to move Cole, along with Andrew McCutchen and perhaps Josh Harrison.
  • Former Packers exec Wolf takes job in Browns' front office

    Former Packers exec Wolf takes job in Browns' front office

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    As a part of the team's front office shakeup, the Browns also parted ways with former Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson, who had spent the past season as a senior personnel executive in Cleveland. However, there was a sense that he would depart from the organization after not getting the general manager position. Wolf will be assistant general manager with the Browns after 14 seasons with the Packers, and Highsmith has been named vice president of player personnel after 19 years ...
  • Matt Patricia To The NY Giants Looking More and More Likely

    Matt Patricia To The NY Giants Looking More and More Likely

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    Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News reports "that all signs are pointing to Matt Patricia " as Big Blue's next head coach. In those six years heading the defense, Patricia has helped the Patriots win a pair of Super Bowls and make the AFC title game each year.
  • Marvel's Runaways & Future Man Get Season 2 Orders From Hulu

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    When six L.A. teens stumble onto a bad secret, they realize their parents have been lying to them all their lives. That news comes as no surprise for the former series because there was plenty of anticipation leading up to its debut and it has received a fair amount of good buzz in its first season.
  • Thomas Lemar and Leon Bailey

    Thomas Lemar and Leon Bailey

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    Liverpool would need to eclipse the club-record fee paid for Virgil van Dijk if they are to be successful in signing AS Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar . And his boss, Leonardo Jardim has hinted although subtly that the Ligue 1 Champions are ready to business this month, which opens the doors for both Liverpool and Arsenal.
  • Arsenal, Man City open talks about Alexis Sanchez deal

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    Manchester City remain hopeful of completing a deal for Alexis Sanchez this month, with talks ongoing between the runaway Premier League leaders and Arsenal . The 25-year-old was also being chased by Chelsea and Arsenal , but has made a decision to stay at Turf Moor. Manchester City are said to be confident of landing the Arsenal man for as little as £25 million.
  • Guardiola stresses importance of EFL Cup win

    Guardiola stresses importance of EFL Cup win

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    It is a semi-final. After beating Plymouth Argyle in the Carabao Cup , Watford , Stoke, Crystal Palace and most recently Manchester United have all come a cropper against Bristol City . "If we have less games, then a player or two or three players, will sit on the bench unsatisfied with their situation". There comes a time when the level of what we can get to is just not appropriate for any given player, and they'll think as much as they've enjoyed it here there comes a time when ...
  • Matt Le Tissier reacts to Virgil van Dijk's goal for Liverpool

    Matt Le Tissier reacts to Virgil van Dijk's goal for Liverpool

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    However, after Everton were given a controversial penalty in the Premier League fixture between the sides last month, Klopp acknowledged that his team were fortunate on this occasion. Rooney wrestled with Emre Can shortly after the break and perhaps fearing a red card was in the offing, Allardyce withdrew the experienced forward.
  • Green Bay Packers reportedly name Brian Gutekunst as new GM

    Green Bay Packers reportedly name Brian Gutekunst as new GM

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    The Packers have had a busy offseason so far, with former GM Ted Thompson moving to a new role as senior advisor to football operations and coach Mike McCarthy getting a two-year extension. Gutekunst may not have been the Packers' first choice . They swung for the fences first by requesting to interview Seattle Seahawks GM John Schneider , but they were turned down.
  • Sunday action for Barca and Real Madrid

    Sunday action for Barca and Real Madrid

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    Los Blancos prepare to travel to northern Spain to visit Celta Vigo on Sunday as they seek to bounce back from a disappointing first half to the season that has left them lingering in fourth place. Barcelona had seen their lead over nearest challengers Atletico Madrid reduced to six points on Saturday but restored the gap to nine after Lionel Messi , Luis Suarez and Paulinho scored in a routine win over Levante.
  • Vikings to face Brees, Saints in playoffs

    Vikings to face Brees, Saints in playoffs

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    If the Saints and Falcons advance, the NFC title game will be in the Superdome on Sunday Jan. 21 at 5:40 p.m. on FOX. Prior to Ginn's touchdown, Carolina's defense had quarterback Drew Brees looking a little discombobulated, and had held the Saints to minus-9 yards of offense on its first two drives of the game.
  • Egypt's Mohamed Salah wins African Player of the Year

    Egypt's Mohamed Salah wins African Player of the Year

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    The Egypt global won the award ahead of his Liverpool FC team-mate Sadio Mane and Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. Having helped the Pharaohs to a second place finish at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, Salah scored the decisive goal as the North African's sealed their return to a FIFA World Cup Tournament for the first time since 1990.
  • Freezing rain possible in Tri-Cities Friday. But we may get lucky

    Freezing rain possible in Tri-Cities Friday. But we may get lucky

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    Monday is a good news and bad news situation. That's the real-world implications of a National Weather Service wind chill advisory , which will be in effect until 8 a.m. A period of freezing rain or sleet is possible late Sunday into early Monday , according to the National Weather Service . Hypothermia is also a serious risk; anyone outside is advised to dress as warmly as possible, says the Weather Service.
  • Jon Gruden named Raiders' coach

    Jon Gruden named Raiders' coach

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    After getting fired from the Bucs in 2009, Gruden went to ESPN and became the main color commentator of Monday Night Football . ALAMEDA The Oakland Raiders have officially hired Jon Gruden as their coach. Gruden previously coached the Raiders from 1998 through 2001, compiling a 38-26 regular-season record and a 2-2 record in two playoff appearances. He has a 95-81 career record.
  • Titans Could Pursue Josh McDaniels If They Lose To Chiefs

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    Kansas City controlled the first half, gaining 264 yards. The Titans would take advantage, converting a 3rd and 10 and getting a long 35-yard rushing touchdown by Henry, who was simply unstoppable all game. The ball was deflected, only to be caught by Mariota, who ran in for a score. At the end of the Titans' opening drive of the second half, Mariota attempted pass on third-and-goal from the Chiefs' 6-yard line.
  • Jesse Lingard Scores Yet Another Screamer In United's 3rd Round Win

    Jesse Lingard Scores Yet Another Screamer In United's 3rd Round Win

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    At the other end, Marcus Olsson drew United stand-in goalkeeper Sergio Romero into a fine save. There would also be no shock if that turns out to be Mkhitaryan's final stand, another lacklustre showing. Pogba dominated the midfield in the early stages and he teed up Lingard to fire over the top from 10 yards in just the third minute. The ball went astray outside the left side of the area and who else but Jesse Lingard was there to pull off an unbelievable first-time strike to bend ...
  • Jon Gruden to come out of retirement and rejoin Raiders as coach

    Jon Gruden to come out of retirement and rejoin Raiders as coach

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    ESPN reported that Davis was in hot pursuit for Gruden with a persuasive offer that included an ownership stake in the Raiders . The Raiders fired head coach Jack Del Rio after the last game of this season, a move seen by many as a big signal that the team's talks with Gruden were serious.
  • FA question Arsenal boss Wenger about Chelsea comments

    FA question Arsenal boss Wenger about Chelsea comments

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    Nothing has changed. I've been in England for 21 years and I've tried to serve this game with honesty, integrity and when I have something to say, I say it. "This game was exciting for people who watched, less for us", said Blues manager Conte, who has won just once in six games against Arsenal. We had so many chances in the first half.
  • Chelsea close to signing Everton's Barkley for £15m, according to reports

    Chelsea close to signing Everton's Barkley for £15m, according to reports

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    As per reports, Barkley is only a medical away from joining the Premier League holders as Antonio Conte's is all in to cut a deal with Everton manager Sam Allardyce before the transfer window closes. That's according to "The Times" journalist Paul Joyce , who has developed a reputation over the years for being one of the most reliable in the industry when it comes to news relating to the two Merseyside clubs.
  • Raiders enter offseason waiting for news on Gruden

    Raiders enter offseason waiting for news on Gruden

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    Jon Gruden might return to coaching soon. After leading the Raiders to a 13-3 record last season, Del Rio signed an extension. Del Rio then had an awkward and emotional post game press conference with the media where he addressed his dismissal.