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Dale Earnhardt Jr. announces he and wife Amy are expecting a girl

Almost six months after announcing that he would retire following the conclusion of the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series season, two-time Daytona 500 champion Dale Earnhardt Jr . Here is what Earnhardt Jr. We definitely want to do that. He has had a legendary career, winning the Most Popular Driver award 14 times in addition to 26 checkered flags, two Daytona 500 triumphs and 258 top tens. Read More »

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo nearing comeback

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The stats do not help Mourinho's or United's cause, given that they have not won an away league game at Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City and Tottenham since the start of 2015 - which includes Louis van Gaal's final season in charge at Old Trafford. Read More »

Joel Embiid Unhappy About Minutes Restrictions

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I think I'm ready for more than whatever number they have. "It's all about the long-term view". Two days after the two first went back and forth on the court in the Miami Heat's exhibition loss to the Philadelphia 76ers in Kansas City, with Embiid gesturing to the Heat bench to remove Whiteside because of Whiteside's early foul trouble, Whiteside said what ensued on Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat was nothing more than playful respect. Read More »

Butler involved in a crash

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A source told TMZ: "Lucky for him no broken bones just cuts and bruises". An ambulance was called after Butler crashed his motorbike, and the Machine Gun Preacher lead was taken to hospital for a precautionary checkup. "I smacked the vehicle, went flying through the air and did a somersault and landed and it hurt a bit". "I don't know what I was thinking", he said. He revealed that after five weeks of heavy stunt work, he chose to inject himself with bee venom twice while filming the ... Read More »

Jameis Winston dealing with minor injury

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Veteran journeyman Ryan Fitzpatrick replaced Winston in the second quarter and was able to lead Tampa Bay out of a 24-0 deficit before eventually losing 38-33. "So the way I understand it right now, the answer to (the pain-tolerance question) would be, 'Yes.' I know Jameis can handle a lot of pain, that's not going to be an issue". Read More »

Joe Maddon defends his decision not to use closer Wade Davis

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Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon said Sunday he expects to get fined for his comments criticizing a call at home plate getting overturned in the seventh inning of Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday. Through two games, Dodgers counterpart Dave Roberts has shown the ability to break from convention. Fans of literally every team in the Majors are convinced their club's manager is terrible at picking which reliever to use at what time, and while there's plenty of evidence to suggest the rigid and ... Read More »

Rhys Webb: Ospreys scrum-half says Wales' selection rule change 'a blow'

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The new policy means that Webb is the only casualty from Wales' internationals now plying their trade outside the country or who have already signed deals to leave. Fly-half Dan Biggar joins Northampton next season but should hit the 60-cap mark this term in the Six Nations to maintain his eligibility. Fullback Liam Williams had already started playing for Saracens in England before the policy changed . Read More »

Tiger Woods cleared to resume full golf activities, agent says

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And yet, considering that he did say he could forsee a scenario where he doesn't come back to competitive golf - we aren't going to get too far ahead of ourselves. The permission to proceed comes almost six months after Woods underwent anteior lumbar fusion surgery on April 19. On Sunday, wearing shorts and red shirt, Woods is seen hitting one shot with a driver , which is considered important as there is typically a slow progression through the bag before hitting the longer clubs. Read More »

Boston Red Sox to interview candidate for new manager

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According to Dan Shaughnessy of the Boston Globe , Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski is traveling to NY on Sunday to meet with Houston Astros bench coach Alex Cora about the job left vacant by the firing of John Farrell . Read More »

Leicester City 1-1 West Bromwich Albion

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Both sides came into the game in poor domestic form knowing that securing the three points would be a massive boost for either team. The German surgeon known as "Healing Hans" might have eased the pain for Nacer Chadli but it was left to Riyad Mahrez to relieve Craig Shakespeare's agony last night. Read More »

Weah hat-trick helps US storm into quarterfinals

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On Monday, the United States advanced to the quarterfinals after a 5-0 victory over Paraguay in the round of 16 . USA - Garces, Watts, Sands, Dest (Gloster, 46), Ferri (Vassilev, 34), Durkin, Goslin, Carleton, Akinola (Booth, 79), Sargent, Weah. Read More »

Crucial star with 'vomiting bug' days before Real Madrid v Tottenham

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We have a lot of respect for them, but respect doesn't mean you take a step back. "In the Premier League you are marking the best in the world and Ronaldo I think is the best in the world", he said. This is a huge fitness boost for the Champions League holders key first-team players such as Gareth Bale , Mateo Kovacic and Dani Carvajal are reportedly set to miss out. Read More »

Sergio Aguero Wants Lionel Messi In Manchester

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He stated earlier that he will not let Messi to rest for now. In La Liga with his club barcelona , he has already scored 11 goals by playing seven matches. He stated that sometimes, players of the clubs used to participate for the national team in different tournament. It is alright. Valverde thought that Messi is very strong as well as his fitness and to beginning of the season, to help the team would not be a trouble for him. Read More »

Former Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewater reportedly cleared to practice

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Bridgewater tweeted "thank you" Monday morning, perhaps hinting that he was cleared by a doctor (or at least expects to be cleared) at his scheduled checkup. Zimmer, who has said he anticipates Bridgewater will play at some point this season, is scheduled to talk to the media on Monday afternoon. Following Bridgewater's injury, the Vikings traded for Sam Bradford , who opened this season with a 346-yards, three-touchdown opening win game against the New Orleans Saints - a 29-19 ... Read More »

Martavis Bryant requested a trade, Steelers aware he's 'unhappy'

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Yet Bryant, defensive distraction or featured playmaker, hadn't been part of Pittsburgh offense almost as prolific since returning from suspension. Prior to the 2017 year, Bryant was a touchdown machine in his time on the field. He isn't the only member of the Pittsburgh offense to express their displeasure, as fellow wideout Antonio Brown had a public outburst on the sidelines earlier this season. Read More »

Gavrilova, Pavlyuchenkova sweep into Hong Kong final

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The Australian won three games in a row to clinch a very important first set. Daria Gavrilova of Australia reacts during the final match against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russian Federation at the Hong Kong Open tennis tournament in Hong Kong, Sunday, Oct. Read More »

Liverpool Hope to End Man United Unbeaten Run

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Phil Neville has described Manchester United's trip to Liverpool as the "ultimate test" of their title credentials. Saturday's Premier League battle between the country's two most decorated clubs promises to be a fascinating duel as Jose Mourinho's men look to continue their fine start to the campaign. Read More »

Aurelio De Laurentiis urges Napoli to rest players against Manchester City

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Pep Guardiola says there is no chance that his Manchester City players will fall into the trap of over-confidence in their Champions League clash against Napoli despite their swaggering Premier League form. At that tournament, Sterling dubbed himself "The Hated One" on Instagram following England's opening game against Russian Federation. I was particularly anxious about the criticism we received after losing [to Shakhtar Donetsk] in Ukraine because it seemed like something tragic had ... Read More »

NFL Won't Force Players To Stand For National Anthem

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Several NFL players knelt during the national anthem on Sunday, continuing a protest against police brutality and racism that has encountered increasing resistance from team owners. President Donald Trump tweeted that he had told Pence to exit if a protest occurred, costing the public some $90,000 to prove a political point. A small number of individual players in other games across the league also knelt, according to the Washington Post . Read More »