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England debutant Tyrone Mings on win in Bulgaria

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Bulgaria team captain Ivelin Popov could be seen pleading with Bulgarian fans to stop the behavior as game's first half came to a close. "I personally did not hear the chanting", Balakov said. This is "not the first time" their players have experienced this kind of racist abuse during a game and they will be requesting an urgent investigation from UEFA. Read More »

LeBron James weighs in on the NBA-China dispute

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I'm not discussing the substance. "Others can talk about that", James said in a tweet . Eventually, as the players, coaches, league officials and team executives resumed discussions, everyone agreed that their safety was of utmost importance during the tense situation. Read More »

Nationals Have the Momentum and Home-Field Advantage Over Cardinals

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Against Sánchez in Game 1, the first hit for the Cardinals arrived with their 27th batter. Cardinals manager Mike Shildt noted that Strasburg doesn't have noticeable left-right splits. "We haven't been able to get in rhythm or sync, but we still have more baseball to play". The Nationals took a 1-0 lead in the last of the third Monday as Adam Eaton had an RBI hit to drive in Victor Robles , who had missed the previous five games with hamstring issues. Read More »

No more boundary countback as ICC changes Super Over regulations

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However, super over will still be played and in event of a tied super over, another super over will be played. "Both the Cricket Committee and CEC agreed it was an exciting and engaging conclusion to the game and will remain in place covering all games at both ODI and T20I World Cups", the ICC said after its board meeting here. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez back at Inter after suffering ankle injury with Chile

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The Inter Milan forward - on loan from Manchester United - sustained the injury during the second half of Chile's goalless draw with Colombia on Saturday. "If he has surgery he will be out for two to three months, if not, it could be weeks", Rueda continued. " If the club operates, we could be without him for two to three months ", he told a media conference. Read More »

Atlanta Falcons: Studs and duds vs. Cardinals, Week 6

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Murray ran for a first down on the game's final drive on a play that was close to being short of the marker, but that review was also confirmed. Murray ran the ball 11 times for 32 yards, accounting for almost one-third of the Cardinals' ground game in the win. Read More »

Pak players preparing for Oly, WWE, not cricket, slams Sohail

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But Silva said that the board would need to talk to the players as being cooped up in hotel rooms was not ideal for them. Pakistan were Ireland's opponents when they made their Test debut in 2018 and the two teams are set to play each other again in a T20I series next July. Read More »

Ukraine stop Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal to qualify for Euro 2020

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The Portugese forward scored his first goal nearly exactly 17 years ago and became the sixth player in history to reach 700 goals. Ronaldo made his debut for Sporting Lisbon in the 2002-2003 season as a 17-year-old and quickly was snapped up by Man United and Sir Alex Ferguson , where he transitioned from a tricky winger to a clinical striker who couldn't stop scoring. Read More »

Manju Rani enters final, Mary Kom wins bronze

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Debutante Manju Rani took home the silver medal at the Women's World Boxing Championships after losing Ekaterina Paltceva of Russian Federation in the 48kg category final on Sunday. The rules mandate that the decision has to be either 3-2 or 3-1 for an appeal to be even accepted for consideration. Later in the day, last edition's bronze-medallist Lovlina Borgohain (69kg) will face China's Yang Liu , who took down top seed Chen Nien-Chin. Read More »

Manchester United are missing 'strong characters', says Edwin van der Sar

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Though he has refused to be drawn into hypothesis about an imminent return to his former membership, Van der Sar questioned whether or not huge gamers would nonetheless be interested in taking part in for United. " Of course I'd be interested in a position, but at first I think I need to learn a little bit more here at Ajax and develop myself even further ". Read More »

Green Bay Packers v. Lions: Gut Reactions & Highlights

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The Packers' defense has been significantly energized by the installation of edge rushers Za'Darius Smith and Preston Smith . David Bakhtiari already has seven penalties this season, including four holding. The Packers have to find a way to limit the big plays. Marquez Valdes-Scantling and Geronimo Allison will need to play well. Mason Crosby nailed a 23-yard field goal as time expired, and the Green Bay Packers benefited from some questionable officiating to rally past the ... Read More »

LSU takes over at No. 1, Alabama hangs close

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Two weeks out, LSU is now ranked #2 in the country, with Auburn just outside the top 10 at #11. ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit maintained his top-4 of Ohio State then Alabama, Clemson and LSU, with Oklahoma and then Wisconsin replacing Georgia in his first two out. Read More »

In 10 hours Mason slams Wales handling of James head injury

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That prompted viewers to wonder how a concussion change into as soon as no longer no longer no longer as much as suspected and the plan in which he change into as soon as no longer eliminated from the sphere of play. "I remember one day, against Croatia or Greece, we had a free-kick on the right-wing and Bale runs up at the right side of the ball and "pam", with the outside of his boot", he told Libero . Read More »

Late Norway equaliser ruins Sergio Ramos' appearance record

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Spain slipped up after goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga gave away a penalty by fouling Omar Elabdellaoui in stoppage time, allowing Joshua King to step up and equalize from the spot just before the final whistle in Oslo . Romania remain a point behind Sweden following a 3-0 win in the Faroe Islands secured by second-half goals from George Puscas, Ionut Mitrita and Claudiu Keseru. Read More »

Man Utd handed quadruple injury boost ahead of huge Liverpool clash

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The Red Devils sit 12th in the Premier League without a win in three games, one of their worst starts to a Premier League season. 'He's probably been their most influential player so far, so what does that really say about that squad? 'However, he's been forced to the forefront as their main man in the team at the moment. Read More »

Sourav Ganguly's name doing rounds as new BCCI president

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Sourav Ganguly set to be the president of BCCI after much contention from Brijesh Patel for the post. Vizzy had led India in three Test matches during the 1936 tour of England, who later became the president in 1954. Its image has got hampered quite a lot. "I didnt know I would be the President when I came down. It's a great opportunity for me to do something good", said the former India captain to PTI. Read More »

Coaches Poll top 25: LSU up to No

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Wisconsin is at No. 6, Penn State is at No. 7 and Notre Dame is at No. 8 after beating USC at home. Some of those matchups (Notre Dame-Michigan, Georgia-Florida) will officially end the playoff hopes for the losing team. 1 Alabama lower than a month earlier than the rivals meet in Tuscaloosa. MI travels on Saturday to take on No. 7 Penn State in Happy Valley - the Nittany Lions moved up from No. Read More »

Boxer Patrick Day transported to hospital after vicious KO

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Patrick Day (L) and Charles Conwell exchange punches in the seventh round of their Super-Weltereight bout at Wintrust Arena on October 12, 2019 in Chicago , Illinois. expressed in a statement. Matchroom's director Eddie Hearn wrote on Twitter: 'Deepest prayers with Patrick right now'. "Keep him in your prayers!" Conwell asked his social media followers to pray for Day's recovery. Read More »

Will Dissly Suffers "Serious" Achilles Injury In Week 6 at Browns

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The Browns (2-4) were hurt by their own miscues. Dissly suffered the injury on a non-contact play Sunday. The Seahawks were fortunate to be behind just 20-18 at halftime, as the Browns gained 302 yards and were forced to punt just once on seven possessions - and that due mostly to a dropped pass. Read More »

New Orleans Saints: 3 Bold predictions vs. Jaguars, Week 6

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Hauling in a season-high in both receptions and yards, Cook was also able to get into the end zone for the first time this season . That said, he won't have to rely exclusively on the pass against the Jags, as Taysom Hill and Alvin Kamara will give him a solid running game. Read More »

What Brazil coach, Tite said after 1-1 draw with Nigeria

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Neymar was making his 101st appearance for Brazil , having reached his centenary against Senegal on Thursday. Unfortunately, Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar suffered an injury after just 12 minutes into Sunday's game while Francis Uzoho was also stretched out of the entertaining encounter. Read More »

England vs Australia and New Zealand vs Ireland in quarter-finals

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Japan is into the knockout stage for the first time, fittingly in the first Rugby World Cup staged in Asia. Japan made a nervous start to its home World Cup in the opening game against Russian Federation, but the Brave Blossoms have since gone from strength to strength with wins over Ireland, Samoa and now Scotland , and captain Michael Leitch sees no reason why that should stop against South Africa . Read More »

Penn State players warm up in custom T-shirts denouncing racist letter

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Penn State got another easy opponent the following week at home against Purdue , prolonging their stiff competition until their Week 7 battle in Iowa City. The Hawkeyes gained 356 yards on the day, compared to the Nittany Lions' 304. KJ Hamler caught seven passes, including a 22-yarder for a TD, for Penn State . Read More »

Malnati surges into lead at Houston Open

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Ledesma finished his round tied for 75th at 7 over; Lanto Griffin is in 1st at 11 under; Mark Hubbard is in 2nd at 10 under; and Cameron Tringale , Peter Malnati , and Beau Hossler are tied for 3rd at 9 under. Current FedExCup leader Sebastián Muñoz will play his fourth tournament in a row to start the 2019-20 season, competing against 2013 FedExCup champion Henrik Stenson and Cole Hammer, the No. Read More »

Biles on verge of historic medal haul at World Championships

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Another area where Biles has Liukin beat is skills named after gymnasts. Biles asked of her record-tying medal. "I think about my performances and then. "If I were to label myself as a superstar, it would bring more expectations on me and I would feel pressured, more in the limelight, rather than now", Biles said during a press conference before the world championships . Read More »

Naomi Osaka pursuing Japanese citizenship

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Osaka now holds dual nationality from Japan and the United States. The No. 3 ranked women's tennis player in the world, Naomi Osaka , has chosen to represent Japan in the 2020 Tokyo summer Olympics. She is the face of several leading Japanese brands, including the carrier ANA, and "Naomi-chan" - as she is affectionately known - was the main attraction at last month's Pan Pacific Open in Osaka, which she won. Read More »

Hunter Biden Leaves China Board as Trump Attacks Hit Home

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In a statement posted on Medium and first reported by Bloomberg News, Mesires says Hunter Biden intends to resign from the board of BHR Equity Investment Fund Management Co.by October 31. There has been no distributions to BHR shareholders since Hunter obtained his equity interest, according to his attorney. Hunter Biden was not accused of any wrongdoing in the investigation. Read More »

Federer opens Shanghai play with a vengeance

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Determined to prevent a repeat of his shock Shanghai loss to Albert Ramos-Vinolas in 2015, he beat the Spaniard 6-2, 7-6 (7-5) in 86 minutes at the Qi Zhong Stadium. Murray, a former world No. 1 now ranked 289th, believes there are "a lot of things" he needs to improve on and that he can do better. I had my chances. Read More »

India On The Driver's Seat At The End Of Day 3

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In another depressing session for the tourists, they lost three wickets, as India pushed the accelerator in search of a series win, that would secure them the Freedom Trophy. "The way India batted, especially Virat with 250, it takes a lot of mental toughness". With two days still to play, their next decision will be whether to enforce the follow-on. Read More »

Errol Spence Jr. seriously injured in one-car accident

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According to CBS 11 , Spence Jr was the driver of a Ferrari which flipped multiple times on the Riverfront Boulevard, Dallas. The extent of the Spence Jr.'s injuries is unknown at this time, and the cause of the crash has not been revealed. Read More »

Gauff reaches first singles final in Linz — WTA roundup

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Former World No.5 Ostapenko is now ranked 72nd in the world, but is projected to rise about nine spots in the rankings with her run to the final, and an additional eight spots into the mid-50s should she claim the crown. Like today , I had so much energy before our match, I was, like, talking so much to Caty. "But honestly, I'm just grateful that I've been given the platform and I hope that I'm able to use this platform in the right way", Gauff added. Read More »

Angels employee provided drugs to Tyler Skaggs, used them with pitcher

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Quinn indicates that the federal investigation into Skaggs' death is foreshadowing troubling new developments (link). Furthermore, he said two team officials knew of Skaggs' drug use long before his tragic death. The Angels say they do not know whether a longtime public relations official had been providing drugs to late pitcher Skaggs, as detailed in a report on ESPN's "Outside the Lines". Read More »