• Morocco Qualify For World Cup, Ivory Coast Miss Out

    Morocco Qualify For World Cup, Ivory Coast Miss Out

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    The Moroccan Football Federation has put up unprecedented financial rewards for the players of the Moroccan national team. North African nations Morocco and Tunisia took contrasting routes Saturday as they qualified for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.
  • After Invading Octagon at MMA Event, Conor McGregor Clashes With Referee

    After Invading Octagon at MMA Event, Conor McGregor Clashes With Referee

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    After Ward got the win over John Redmond , McGregor climbed up and over the Bellator cage and rushed across to celebrate with his teammate. Conor McGregor and Marc Goddard are making a late run at MMA 's best rivalry in 2017. Not only was McGregor out of line in breaking cageside protocol for the second straight time, he certainly crossed the line by getting physical. One problem - Conor wasn't allowed in the cage since he wasn't a licensed cornerman for Charlie.so Goddard and ...
  • World Cup victor Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

    World Cup victor Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

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    Solo told Portugese publication Expresso that Blatter grabbed "my ass" at the January 2013 Ballon d'Or ceremony. "I had Sepp Blatter grab my ass", Solo said, describing the incident to Portuguese outlet Expresso . For her career, Solo has made 202 total appearances with the national team, with 153 wins and an international-record 102 shutouts. Silence will not change the world! "It can happen across the board, it can happen between women, it can happen anywhere", she said.
  • LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Likely to Be Placed on House Arrest

    LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Likely to Be Placed on House Arrest

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    No further information about the UCLA players' status beyond Saturday's game in China was immediately released. The three are now at that hotel and will not take part in Friday's game against Georgia Tech in Shanghai. "Whether in the United States or overseas, we expect our student-athletes to uphold the highest standards", he added. LiAngelo Ball , a freshman, is the middle child of LaVar and Tina Ball.
  • Ex-Packer Martellus Bennett heads back to New England Patriots

    Ex-Packer Martellus Bennett heads back to New England Patriots

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    The brother of Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, who has sat on the bench during the national anthem before Seattle's games this year, he shares his sibling's penchant for outspoken social commentary. He said in the post a few weeks ago: "After conversations with my family I'm pretty sure these next 8 games will be the conclusion of my National Football League career".
  • New West Ham manager Moyes pledges stylish, disciplined football

    New West Ham manager Moyes pledges stylish, disciplined football

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    David Moyes believes he has inherited a West Ham United side who are ready to entertain the London Stadium faithful. "I feel very exhausted and want to take a break from football management". Alvaro Arbeloa tweeted "better late than never" as the news broke that the struggling London club had made a decision to part ways with the manager who guided them to a seventh-placed finish two seasons ago.
  • Suns finalizing deal to send Eric Bledsoe to the Bucks

    Suns finalizing deal to send Eric Bledsoe to the Bucks

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    Bledsoe's trade is timely since the Bucks are in a slump, losing their last three games to drop to 4-5 on the season. Monroe has missed the team's last four games with a sore calf, and the team's gone 1-3, with their lone win coming against the helpless Atlanta Hawks before dropping three straight.
  • Luiz questioned Conte's tactics, Times say

    Luiz questioned Conte's tactics, Times say

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    Chelsea now head into the worldwide break on the back of their win over Jose Mourinho's men and Christensen has key World Cup qualifying action on the agenda with Denmark. "I'd be happy to eat humble pie if I'm wrong - and there's part of me that will be pleased if I am because I've a lot of respect for the guy". The Spanish striker stayed at the Premier League champions until the end of the season, but was sold to Atletico Madrid in September after being told that he was not in Conte's ...
  • Oral arguments on Ezekiel Elliott motion will be heard on Thursday

    Oral arguments on Ezekiel Elliott motion will be heard on Thursday

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    But this time, there might be a final decision for the rest of the season. FRISCO, Texas - Unlike last week the Dallas Cowboys will have running back Ezekiel Elliott at practice on Wednesday and Thursday with the 2nd U.S. The Second Circut granted him an emergency stay, pending the appeal on Friday. Elliott did not gain eligibility to play against the Kansas City Chiefs until last Friday.
  • Jameis Winston Exits Game With Shoulder Injury, Replaced By Ryan Fitzpatrick

    Jameis Winston Exits Game With Shoulder Injury, Replaced By Ryan Fitzpatrick

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    This will be the first time in 40 career National Football League games that Winston will miss a start. Starting left tackle Donovan Smith also left the game with a knee injury. Jameis Winston warming up before Sunday's game at New Orleans. All in all, a bit of rest might help heal up more than just an injured shoulder. Asked after the game if he thought he might be shut down for the season, Winston said: "I don't control that at all".
  • Kenya's Kamworor wins New York Marathon men's crown

    Kenya's Kamworor wins New York Marathon men's crown

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    Flanagan is the first woman to win the race since 1977 when Miki Gorman won in 2:43:10. Kenya's Mary Keitany , who was chasing her fourth consecutive NY victory, was second with 61 seconds back. Former victor Meb Keflezighi, who was running his final competitive marathon at age 42, finished 11th in 2:15:29. After taking the lead in the 23rd mile, the 24-year-old 2015 NY runner-up had to contend with Kipsang, whose final push brought him ever so close to his countryman.
  • Jaguars make an example out of rookie RB Leonard Fournette

    Jaguars make an example out of rookie RB Leonard Fournette

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    The Jaguars announced that Chris Ivory , who had 47 yards on 17 carries against the Colts, will start in Fournette's place. Fournette is sixth in the National Football League in rushing with 596 yards and has scored seven touchdowns in six games.
  • Moyes to be offered six-month West Ham deal

    Moyes to be offered six-month West Ham deal

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    Find out by following our live matchcast. The 54-year-old Moyes is regarded by the club as the best immediate option to shore up West Ham despite taking Sunderland into the Championship last season , one that ended with him resigning from the club.
  • Patrice Evra sent off for 'aiming kick at Marseille fan'

    Patrice Evra sent off for 'aiming kick at Marseille fan'

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    Evra joined Marseille in January on a free transfer after spending two and a half seasons with Juventus. UEFA earlier confirmed it had opened disciplinary proceedings against Evra following the incident and his club have now taken action.
  • Jahlil Okafor says he wants buyout or trade from 76ers

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    A day after the team declined to pick up his fourth-year player option for next season, Okafor was very clear on what he would like to happen. It's been two weeks since the National Basketball Association season tipped off, so it's about time we get another story about a potential Jahlil Okafor-Philadelphia 76ers divorce, and reports of the Boston Celtics being interested in the big man's services.
  • College Football Playoff Announces Championship Game Sites For 2021-24

    College Football Playoff Announces Championship Game Sites For 2021-24

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    This will be the community's first national championship game under the College Football Playoff, but its 21st overall. The 2022 event will be the first time Indianapolis has hosted the CFP National Championship. "We are thankful that the College Football Playoff valued everything that the area has to offer and awarded us this prestigious event". Indianapolis is no stranger to hosting marquee events.
  • Aguero breaks Man City record in thrilling win at Napoli

    Aguero breaks Man City record in thrilling win at Napoli

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    City boss Pep Guardiola made four changes to the team that started against West Bromwich Albion in the league at the weekend. Maurizio Sarri can feel aggrieved to have taken nothing from two pulsating encounters with City and his Napoli now face a must-win clash with Shakhtar Donetsk next time out to preserve their interest in the competition.
  • Broncos' Vance Joseph on change at QB: 'Anything's possible'

    Broncos' Vance Joseph on change at QB: 'Anything's possible'

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    Despite the trouble, the Broncos closed to within 20-13 at the end of the third quarter, but Siemian threw his third interception with 6 minutes, 23 seconds remaining in the game. Osweiler was signed by the Broncos just before the season after Lynch suffered a right (throwing) shoulder injury in a preseason win over the Green Bay Packers.
  • Eagles trade for Dolphins running back Ajayi

    Eagles trade for Dolphins running back Ajayi

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    The Eagles saw him in the summer during the joint practices with the Dolphins and had to be impressed with Ajayi's hard-charging style between the tackles, his quick feet, and his ability to change direction. "That's on the running back. It is a great deal for the Eagles now and for the future". LeGarrette Blount is the team's leading rusher with 467 yards.
  • SC to hear Hadiya in open court on Nov 27

    SC to hear Hadiya in open court on Nov 27

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    The court had earlier ordered the NIA to probe if this was a case of love jihad . The investigation agency also told the court that Hadiya case is an example of 'psychological kidnapping'. Four months ago, the Kerala High Court had sent Hadiya with her parents K.M. Asokan and Ponnamma after annulling her marriage with Shafin Jahan. We will speak to her in open court, the court observed.
  • New Leicester boss Puel 'impressed' with players after Everton victory

    New Leicester boss Puel 'impressed' with players after Everton victory

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    The former Southampton manager returns to the touchlines of a Premier League game for the first time in four months - where his side are set to host Everton - after being sacked by the Saints, but the 56-year-old insists his focus now lies exclusively with Leicester and not clubs of the past.
  • Miller's record T20I ton takes Proteas to 224

    Miller's record T20I ton takes Proteas to 224

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    This is the 3rd biggest margin in terms of runs for South Africa after their 130-run win against Scotland and 84-run win against England with both coming in 2009. He missed out on six maximums after skewing the final shot to the cover boundary for one. He is the 3rd player in T20I format and the 6th in worldwide cricket to hit five sixes in a single over.
  • Saints escape with a 20-12 victory over the Bears

    Saints escape with a 20-12 victory over the Bears

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    Drew Brees completed 27 of 38 passes for 331 yards and a touchdown against two interceptions. Chicago converted the first fumble into its only touchdown with 3:43 to go on Tarik Cohen's short dive over a pile of players at the goal line.
  • 3 things we learned in the Patriots win over the Chargers

    3 things we learned in the Patriots win over the Chargers

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    Gifted a short field, the Patriots managed to go three-and-out, however. The New England Patriots have won their fourth Super Bowl in the Brady/Belichick Era by defeating the Seattle Seahawks 28 - 24 in Super Bowl XLIX in Arizona. Brady was 32 of 47 for 33 yards and the touchdown. As Benjamin recovered it, he ran backward to avoid the Patriots defenders and into his own end zone where he was tackled for a safety .