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Sri Lanka minister prevents cricketers from travelling to India

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After Sri Lankan players were seen wearing masks during the third and final Test game between India and Sri Lanka in the national capital's Feroz Shah Kotla stadium, the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has asked the Board of Control for Cricket in India ( BCCI ) to take in account atmospheric pollution while deciding the venue of a match. Read More »

Ronda Rousey 'Finalizing' A Signing With WWE

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Furthermore, she isn't just an attraction as a former UFC star, because, again, she does love pro wrestling and knows plenty about it. At that time, Rousey staged an "altercation" with WWE superstars Charlotte Flair , Becky Lynch , and Bayley while standing alongside her real life friends Jessamyn Duke and Marina Shafir . Read More »

Paul Scholes: What makes Luke Shaw Man United's best left-back

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Accusations about Shaw's lifestyle and fitness have dogged the former Southampton player, with former United player Paul Scholes saying Shaw needs to gain greater professionalism off the pitch. " A very positive performance, especially with the balls going forward ". "But he was deserving of that opportunity for quite a long time and he's going to get more because the performance was really positive." Guardiola told reporters on Tuesday that Silva is doubt for Sunday's Manchester ... Read More »

Tennessee set to hire Alabama DC Jeremy Pruitt

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During a search that's seen some insane twists, Fulmer informing these other defensive coaches he's moving on appears to provide a good indication Tennessee is confident it can reach a deal with Pruitt. "He can relate to anybody, and you see that with the way guys have bought into new roles , and guys have been able to move around and play different spots", Anderson said a year ago. Read More »

Giants expect Giancarlo Stanton decision 'by the end of the week'

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All of that's important because. The temptation is to consider that a distinction without a difference, but it does provide the player with a bit of "cover" when it comes any potential public backlash against the scuttled trade. He still has quite a few years left and doesn't want to waste them in Miami. They'll need to trade Stanton to achieve that, as his contract runs through the 2028 season. Read More »

Hall of Famer Warren Moon facing lewd allegations in sexual harassment lawsuit

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He was elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2006 . Soon after she began her employment, Moon demanded Ms. Haskell submit to a variety of unnerving sexual and perverse controlling arrangements, including sleeping in the same bed with him on all business trips, providing him unfettered access to the bathroom every time she showered, wearing skimpy lingerie while in the obligatory single room, obtaining prior approval for her wardrobe, and being subjected to continuous unwanted and ... Read More »

Steve Alford Says He Was 'Surprised' LiAngelo Ball Left UCLA Basketball Team

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NCAA president Mark Emmert is under fire for comments made during a conference about whether or not LiAngelo Ball should have been at UCLA at all before his father pulled him from the school. 14, 2017, in Los Angeles . "Yes, we have openings at the security staff because they have experience in this field" is the best put down on the Ball family anyone has thrown yet, and it comes from a Lithuanian basketball team you've never heard of until reading this story. Read More »

Lubaina Himid Wins Prestigious Turner Prize Age 63

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Musician Goldie presented the £25,000 ($32,000, 30,000 euros) award at the ceremony in Hull, northern England, to mark its year as UK City of Culture. The jury applauded the four nominated artists for their socially engaged and visually imaginative work. Established in 1984, the annual award is aimed at UK-based artists who have had an outstanding exhibition in the previous year. Read More »

Greason: Eli Manning is what the Giants need right now

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During Gruden's Monday Night Football broadcast between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Cincinnati Bengals, his co-host Sean McDonough asked him if he would consider the recently vacant NY job. " This season has been extremely disappointing for our organization, and we determined now was the right time to make these changes ". "I think you all know how I feel about Eli", Spagnuolo said. Read More »

Man United top Champions League group with comeback win vs CSKA Moscow

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Juventus grabbed the group's second place with a 2-0 away victory over Olympiakos. The post Man Utd, Basel, Roma, Juventus into Champions League last 16 appeared first on Vanguard News . While this is only the second time ever that a nation has had five teams in the Champions League group stages, the Premier League nearly made history back in 2005-06 by having five clubs in the competition. Read More »

Liverpool v Spartak Moscow - Confirmed lineups - Klopp fields full strength side

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The score was nearly doubled a minute later thanks to a classic counter-press, as Salah fed Roberto Firmino with a lovely back-heel, but the Brazilian's risky cross was cleared. Rarely is such an attacking need required by the Reds but Klopp flexed his muscles in showcasing his four stars to the rest of the Champions League - and Premier League . Read More »

Brush Fire Erupts Along 405 Freeway In Sepulveda Pass

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Six fixed-wing aircraft and a number of helicopters were deployed to the scene, Garcetti said. The La Tuna Fire in September also sent massive amounts of smoke into the air above Los Angeles and forced the evacuation of hundreds of homes. "We're so blessed that we still have a house". The museum was closed for the day due to the fire. "We don't want to hamper our personnel and not send them". Read More »

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Reportedly Inks Contract Extension

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The NFL's Compensation Committee has "executed" a new contract for Commissioner Roger Goodell , according to Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio . The war began after Goodell slapped Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott with a six-game suspension after he was accused of domestic violence by an ex-girlfriend. Read More »

Chiefs CB Marcus Peters suspended for Sunday's game after Jets incident

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Reid also has given strong vocal support to quarterback Alex Smith, but the same team sources say Smith will be on a shorter leash based upon his performance against the Jets. The Chiefs have lost six of their last seven games after getting off to a 5-0 start, so Peters is nearly certainly not the only player who is frustrated. Read More »

Hornets coach Steve Clifford to take leave of absence to address health

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Assistant head coach Stephen Silas will assume Clifford's position. Out of respect for Clifford's privacy, the Hornets will have no further comment at this time. "Today's been a lot of study", Silas said before Monday's game tipped off, according to Josh Robbins of The Orlando Sentinel . Currently, there is no timetable for his return. Read More »

Alli on form: I'm my own biggest critic

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I was happy to repay him with the two goals. The London-based side's form has since dipped though, losing two and drawing two of their last five league games, with the other one resulting in a hard fought 1-0 win against Crystal Palace. "I can not complain about the effort or many things, only that for different reasons we have struggled to get good results in the last few games. We've got to keep improving and getting better every season and in every training session". Read More »

Whom should CSK and Rajasthan retain for IPL 2018?

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CSK and RR were banned from the IPL for two seasons in July 2015 following some of their team owners' involvement in corruption. Moreover, if a franchise doesn't retain even a single player before the auction, they still can't use more than three RTMs. Read More »

Colin Kaepernick accepts SI award, vows to continue activism

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Thank you, Colin Kaepernick . J.J. Watt and Jose Altuve were honored at the event as joint recipients of SI's Sportsperson of the Year award for their efforts on the field and in aiding Houston's recovery from Hurricane Harvey. "I accept this award not for myself, but on behalf of the people", he said. "Colin took action with no fear of outcome or repercussion, only hope to change the world for the better", Beyonce said on Tuesday night in quotes reported by ESPN . Read More »

Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder past Jazz

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Anthony and George combined for 19 points in the fourth quarter to help Oklahoma City complete the rally. "If we get a defensive rebound we get a chance to play in flow and the game doesn't stagnate in the halfcourt". For most of Tuesday night's game, it looked like the Jazz were going to break through and finally defeat Oklahoma City on its home court for the first time in seven years and a dozen tries. Read More »

Klopp insists Liverpool aren't scarred by Sevilla draw

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Jürgen Klopp has described Liverpool's Champions League showdown with Spartak Moscow as "all or nothing" and believes qualification for the knockout stages for the first time since 2009 would further highlight the progress he is overseeing. Read More »

England lose second Ashes Test by 120 runs in Adelaide

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It backfired, with Australia struggling to 53-4 at stumps on day three, and eventually all out for 138 early on day four with Jimmy Anderson returning his best ever figures in Australia of 5-43. Australia were now into the England tail and Craig Overton (7) departed plumb lbw to the first delivery with the new pink ball, an inswinger from Starc . Read More »

Trump's Lawyer's Baffling Defense: "President Cannot Obstruct Justice"

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Dowd also argued on Sunday that Trump could not commit the crime of obstruction of justice because "he's the chief law enforcement officer of the U.S". Trump's personal lawyer John Dowd told ABC News that he drafted the tweet and gave it to the president's social media director Dan Scavino. Impeachment may in fact be the best and most appropriate remedy if obstruction of justice is found. Read More »