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The 3 key battles as Premier League leaders Chelsea host Swansea City

The 3 key battles as Premier League leaders Chelsea host Swansea City

Victories over Leicester City, Southampton and Liverpool in the league have seen a resurgence in the Swans' form , particularly relying on star man Gylfi Sigurdsson. Let's face it, we're on a great run at the moment despite conceding in both of our last two games. "Honestly, to watch Champions League or Europa League on TV is not good for me, it's not good for the players". Read More

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Ross Taylor reaches elite milestone with 6000 ODI runs

New Zealand named an unchanged lineup and finds itself under pressure to quickly recover from the first match loss which handed South Africa a 1-0 lead in the five-match series. Thereafter, however, James Neesham and Taylor went after South Africa's bowlers once settled, to add 123 runs together for the fifth wicket, that came at a pace of 7.09 runs an over. Read More

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Police value Tom Brady stolen jersey at $500K

A suspect has not been identified by instigators as the mysterious disappearance continues to prove baffling. "Shortly after winning the game, New England Patriot's (sic) quarter back Tom Brady noticed his game jersey missing from his locker in the Patriot's (sic) designated locker room". Read More

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Jan Vertonghen tweets following Tottenham comeback

Jan Vertonghen tweets following Tottenham comeback

With defender Jan Vertonghen back from injury they quickly hit their stride and Kane opened the scoring in the 16th minute when he stretched to volley in Christian Eriksen's teasing low cross. "All the players wanted to play and take the responsibility on today in a very hard stadium, against a very hard team". Kieran Trippier picked out Eriksen on the right of the Fulham area and his cross into the six-yard box was met by the outstretched boot of Kane who converted his 17th goal of ... Read More

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Former US gymnasts accuse doctor of sexual assault

Former US gymnasts accuse doctor of sexual assault

The woman says Nassar repeatedly molested her. "He would put his fingers inside of me, move my leg around", Dantzscher stated on the show. "And that would put my hips back and help my back pain ". USA Gymnastics said it was "appalled that anyone would exploit a child in this manner". She filed a complaint against him in California last September and the ex-doctor is already facing trial on a separate matter. Read More

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WWE legend Ivan Koloff, AKA The Russian Bear passes away

WWE legend Ivan Koloff, AKA The Russian Bear passes away

Ivan "The Russian Bear" Koloff has passed away at the age of 74. Koloff was a former WWWF World Heavyweight champion who fought the likes of Bruno Sammartino, Superstar Billy Graham and Bob Backlund. In the mid-80s, he teamed with "nephew" Nikita Koloff (Scott Simpson) and Krusher Kruschev (Barry Darsow, the future Demolition Smash) as a three-man Russian team that feuded memorably with the Road Warriors and the Rock "n" Roll Express. Read More

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Tsonga beats Berdych to reach World Tennis Tournament final

He gave the usual thanks, to friends and family, but broke new ground by thanking his "girlfriends" before inserting a correction - "without the S". The Frenchman has lost his last two finals, against Andy Murray in Vienna a year ago and Novak Djokovic in Shanghai in 2015, but will be hopeful of adding to his 12 career titles when he faces either David Goffin or Pierre Hugues Herbert on Sunday. Read More

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Genie Bouchard goes on date following Super Bowl bet

Say what you want about Bouchard, who is among the models featured in this month's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit edition , she's a person of integrity. Luckily, though, when a TMZreported ambushed them after the game to ask how the date was going, Bouchard said, "Awesome, he's normal". After Tom Brady inspired the miraculous win, Bouchard agreed to honour the bet with the complete stranger. Read More

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Heading a football repeatedly 'could lead to dementia'

Researchers from University College London and Cardiff University examined the brains of five people who had been professional footballers and one who had been a committed amateur throughout his life. "However, in CTE, tau tends to accumulate around blood vessels and at the depths of the sulci - the grooves in the brain's surface - which helps to differentiate CTE from Alzheimer's pathology under the microscope". Read More

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Bayern Munich destroy Arsenal, Madrid win

Bayern Munich destroy Arsenal, Madrid win

Carlo Ancelotti's side lead the Bundesliga table by seven points after Saturday's 2-0 win at Ingolstadt, but expect a much trickier assignment against the Gunners. He was powerless to deny Thiago his second and Bayern's fourth, though, when the Spain international's shot from outside the area following a scramble from a corner took a nasty deflection off Granit Xhaka, sealing Arsenal's fate on the night and perhaps in the tie, too. Read More

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Michael Jordan and Adam Silver step in on Knicks debacle

Smith and Mike Wise of The Undefeated . But that's not enough for Oakley, who was ejected from the venue and arrested last Wednesday after a scuffle in his seat, near team president James Dolan . In the following days, both Oakley and New York Knicks owner, Jim Dolan, released conflicting accounts of what happened the night of his arrest. But perhaps Dolan and Oakley merely sitting down can lead to something positive in the future. Read More

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Now even centre-backs are scoring screamers against struggling Leicester City

Wenger has come under increased pressure from the fans over the past few seasons, with many growing frustrated with their failure to mount a serious title challenge, and last season's failure to some was the most bitter pill to swallow. 'I have spoken with Riyad and I have spoken with Jamie and we know, ' said Ranieri. "My original thought was that this was the right place for me, but when I spoke to him he said at once that I should come here as quickly as possible". Read More

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Former Georgia standout Quentin Moses dies in house fire

Former Georgia standout Quentin Moses dies in house fire

The 33-year-old Moses was pronounced dead at Clearview Medical Center after initially being found unconscious inside of the home and being moved outside. "On behalf of UGA Athletics, we extend our most honest condolences to his family". An Athens native and graduate of Cedar Shoals High School, Moses was named to the SEC's All-Freshman team in 2003 and first-team All-SEC by both league coaches and the Associated Press in 2005. Read More

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England win at the death in Wales

England win at the death in Wales

He said: "We were there for 68 minutes, we lost a bit of our composure in the last 10 minutes and aspects go the game didn't go our way. They worked hard off the ball which made it a fantastic Test match". And Wales could only hold out until the 18th minute as England moved possession wide and at pace, before a ruck close to the line resulted in Youngs touching down underneath a pile of bodies. Read More

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Semenya set for double gold after Savinova is banned

Semenya set for double gold after Savinova is banned

The ruling could mean another Olympic gold medal for Caster Semenya . That will include the Olympic and world titles a silver medal from the Moscow world championships and a gold medal from the 2010 European championships. Kazarin, who has been suspended over his involvement in doping, said: "Naturally, we're emotionally depressed". She was also seen in a 2014 German television documentary on Russia's doping, apparently admitting to taking banned substances. Read More

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Are Miami Marlins In Process of Being Sold?

Ozanian says he has sources claiming team president David Samson has said there is a " handshake agreement " on the sale. Loria donated $125,000 to Trump's presidential campaign past year. Charles Kushner has served time in prison for tax evasion, witness tampering and illegal campaign contributions. The Dodgers eventually sold for a record $2 billion; later that year, the San Diego Padres, the last team to transfer ownership, sold for $800 million. Read More

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Jabari Parker Tears ACL, Will Miss 12 Months Of Basketball

The injury occurred during Wednesday's loss to the Miami Heat . 2 overall draft pick out of Duke missed all but 25 games as a rookie in 2014-15 due to the same injury. Giannis Antetokounmpo topped Milwaukee with 22 points. The air in the building wasn't sucked out by Parker's injury in the third quarter - it hadn't been there at the opening tap. Read More

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Anthony Martial Reacts to Latest Exit Rumours

Martial was an unused substitute in Sunday's 3-0 win at Leicester City but is expected to be involved in United's upcoming busy run of fixtures. It was a gamble that paid off with Mkhitaryan and Ibrahimovic scoring in the 42nd and 44th minute respectively before Juan Mata sealed the points four minutes into the second half. Read More

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Aguero and Bravo benched as Jesus leads Man City line vs Swansea

Aguero and Bravo benched as Jesus leads Man City line vs Swansea

That has sparked fresh speculation that Aguero could leave but the player himself, who has scored 154 goals since joining City in 2011, is determined to stay and fight for his place. It seems as though the four-time African Player of the Year, whose contract runs out at the end of the season, has reclaimed his place in the Spaniard's line-up after starting the last nine consecutive games. Read More

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