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Serena set for Australia Open

However, poor form and injuries hindered his performances with just the one title in Dubai and his best Grand Slam performance being a French Open semi-final exit. "She wants to come back in 2018 and defend her title and she's in training now". "Serena is such a remarkable athlete there's now nearly an expectation she'll reach the final, as though it's a forgone conclusion", Tiley said. Read More

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Feinstein to run again

Feinstein to run again

Senate, announced Monday that she'll run for a sixth term in 2018. Speaking on CBS' " Face the Nation " program, Ms. Feinstein, California Democrat who remains one of the nation's loudest voices in support of gun-control measures, said she fears anything short of an act of Congress will simply be overturned by the next president. Read More

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Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test today

Pakistan vs Sri Lanka 2nd Test today

Pakistan are hosting Sri Lanka in a full series consisting of two Tests, five ODIs and three T20Is. Considering the fact that he had walked off the field during the first day itself, it begs the question why Pakistan's team management did not take him for a scan immediately and allowed him to bowl with a shin injury on the second day. Read More

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U.S. 4-0 Panama

Altidore then added another on a penalty kick, while Bobby Wood topped things off with a stop-and-shoot chip in the second half. There was tension in the US camp heading into this match. Pulisic, the 19-year-old wonder from Hershey, Pennsylvania, made sure his team didn't fall into deeper peril. On this night, Pulisic certainly drove home his point in terms of how effective he can be in the middle. Read More

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NFL Week 3 ratings up 4 percent on CBS

NFL Week 3 ratings up 4 percent on CBS

The first Sunday night game on NBC received a 17.00 rating in 2017 in the Rockford region compared to a 13.24 rating in 2016. Last week, a Jefferies analyst speculated that a 10% drop in ratings over the course of the 2o17 season would go on to cut $200 million in earnings from the networks broadcasting National Football League games this year. Read More

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Don't take Shakhtar lightly, says wary Pep Guardiola

Don't take Shakhtar lightly, says wary Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola does not think Manchester City's rampaging recent form is likely to leave Premier League title rivals Manchester United and Chelsea quaking in their boots. All four teams in the group have one point, after Spartak Moscow drew 1-1 at Maribor. Five matches, 22 goals scored and one conceded across three competitions is a near-flawless return. Read More

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Minnesota Vikings vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Minnesota Vikings vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook carries the ball during the first quarter against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on September 24, 2017. Nobody was kneeling on the Vikings sideline, but many players also stood arm in arm, with owners Zygi Wilf and Mark Wilf and general manager Rick Spielman joining them. Read More

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PV Sindhu Wins First Korea Open

PV Sindhu Wins First Korea Open

Sindhu recovered to stave off the challenge from World No. 19 Minatsu Mitani of Japan 21-19 16-21 21-10 in a match that lasted 63 minutes. With this win, Sindhu clinched her third Superseries title. The Korea Open final was a re-run of that epic battle with the only difference being the name of the champion. A deceiving return on Bingjiao's serve saw Sindhu save a game point but the Chinese sealed it next when the Indian found the net again. Read More

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp discusses his side's defensive frailties

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp discusses his side's defensive frailties

Sevilla regained their composure after the interval and snatched a point when substitute Luis Muriel found Correa, who neatly sorted out his feet and swept the equaliser past Loris Karius . You can play a world-class game but have one wrong moment. Liverpool created plenty of chances against Sevilla but were guilty of poor finishing and Klopp said his players must be more clinical against Burnley . Read More

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'Kohli better than Smith in limited overs'

'Kohli better than Smith in limited overs'

However, during the 2016-17 Test series, the bad blood spilled over between Kohli and Smith with the former saying that his friendship with the Australians was damaged. But as a group, they are slightly more relaxed in coloured clothing, as was evident from the body language in the dressing room during the limited-overs leg of the all-conquering tour of Sri Lanka. Read More

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ESPN Anchor in Hot Water for Calling the President a

ESPN Anchor in Hot Water for Calling the President a "White Supremacist"

Critics of Mr Trump have accused him of racism after his response to deadly clashes at a far-right rally, held by neo-Nazis and white supremacists, in Charlottesville, Virginia, last month. In May, after the company laid off about 100 employees, some conservative commentators claimed that ESPN's financial position was declining because it had adopted a liberal slant . Read More

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Mourinho storms out of interview after being questioned over handshake snub

Mourinho storms out of interview after being questioned over handshake snub

Hughes told BBC that he usually gets involved in handshake issues. "I don't speak about stupid things, I'm too old for that, talking about stupid things is for stupid people ". A point gained or two dropped? "Coming to Stoke City when everybody expected them to beat us is a negative". " It is a bad question because it looks like it's my fault, it's my problem and your question is not correct, I am sorry ". Read More

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Fans still get fireworks at UFC 215

Fans still get fireworks at UFC 215

Why she is still (champion), I don't understand'. With the win, Nunes improves to 15-4; Shevchenko falls to 14-3. When the fifth rolled around, we finally saw some takedowns. I knew she was the one getting exhausted, not me. "I respect the decision of the judges, but I think it was my fight", Shevchenko said. Stephens, who postponed his wedding after being offered the fight with Melendez, left the ex-Strikeforce champion bruised and battered after a series of leg kicks connected. Read More

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Ranked Pliskova races into US Open quarter-finals

Ranked Pliskova races into US Open quarter-finals

Eventually the home crowd had something to cheer as Brady got on the board, having lost the first four games of the match, but it was only a brief success as Pliskova fended off two break openings before taking the set. She wouldn't have much problem if she plays as she did in a almost flawless fourth-round performance, looking nothing like the player who almost went home a round earlier. Read More

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Schwartzman strikes blow at US Open

Schwartzman strikes blow at US Open

Diego Schwartzman claimed one of the most impressive wins of his career as he stunned Marin Cilic to continue his superb run at the US Open. I am a little bit old than those guys, but I try to improve every year. Open for the first time by rolling over French qualifier Nicolas Mahut 6-3, 6-4, 6-3. In August, he became the youngest man to reach a Masters semifinal at the Rogers Cup in Montreal. Read More

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Lopez shows grit to win mountain stage as Froome extends Vuelta lead

Lopez shows grit to win mountain stage as Froome extends Vuelta lead

At the time of going to press, Chris Froome is still leading the pack after he finished second on the 11 stage, 187.5km route from Lorca to Observatorio de Calar Alto. Miguel Angel Lopez was 27 seconds back in second. "But we made a decision to go for it", Trentin told reporters after edging out 14 other riders in the uphill sprint finish to cross the line first in Tomares. Read More

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Red Cross volunteers needed

Red Cross volunteers needed

The impromptu concert at the cafe was just one example of Harvey relief efforts underway in Lynn. Walmart will now donate $10 million in cash and necessary items to support groups like the Salvation Army , Feeding America and the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund . Read More

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Sharapova downs Halep in return to US Open

Sharapova downs Halep in return to US Open

Sharapova was also able to better dictate the pace of the match from the baseline, especially with her forehand. "She played consistently much better than I did". The 2006 champion fired 12 aces with 39 winners and 36 unforced errors . Assuming her 6-foot 2-inch frame can recover from Monday's classic, the more powerful Sharapova should have the upper hand against the shorter 24-year-old from Hungary. Read More

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Shakib led Bangladesh to magical victory against Australia at Mirpur Test

Shakib led Bangladesh to magical victory against Australia at Mirpur Test

Set an imposing 265 to win, the visitors were bowled out for 244 shortly after lunch on Wednesday's fourth day, with star allrounder Shakib Al Hasan claiming 5/85 to finish with 10 wickets for the match. Taijul Islam's 3-60 and Mehedi Hasan's 2-80 helped Bangladesh a lot to make the apparently hard match easy for the Tigers. Warner went to his ton off only 121 balls but was trapped lbw by Shakib soon after to depart for 112. Read More

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