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Ind vs NZ: Suresh Raina to miss 1st ODI

India will be without Suresh Raina in the first ODI against New Zealand as the southpaw is recovering from a viral fever. India have already swept the Test series 3-0. "There will be no replacement in the team", added BCCI. Raina was left out of India's ODI squads for the tours of Australia (December-January) and Zimbabwe, and also missed the two T20Is against West Indies in the USA. Read More

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Everton can overcome 'risky' City, says Koeman

Here, we look at five talking points ahead of the latest round of fixtures. This means center backs like van Dijk have plenty of potential, enough to justify a place with the attack-minded fullbacks atop our weekly ranks. Everton have a squad with the talent to cause problems for City on Saturday, the greater concern is whether their players have the necessary application to carry out a tactic as bold as Tottenham's before the worldwide break. Read More

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Presidential Candidates' Plans Would Carry Tax Code in Different Directions

Trump has repeatedly refused to release his federal income tax returns, defying the practice of presidential candidates going back four decades. According to an independent analysis , Hillary Clinton's plan would provide middle-class tax relief and pay for investments in good-paying jobs by requiring the wealthy, Wall Street and large corporations to pay their fair share. Read More

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Redskins Injury Report: Reed, Doctson Don't Practice

Redskins Injury Report: Reed, Doctson Don't Practice

Reed leads the Redskins with 33 receptions for 316 yards on the season. Gruden said he didn't want to speculate on what the impact of another concussion would mean for Reed until test results come back. We obviously want him to get well. If he's unable to go, expect capable backups Vernon Davis and Niles Paul to see increased duties. At this point the results of the evaluation are not known, but if he does have a concussion it would be almost impossible for him to play this upcoming ... Read More

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Justice Lodha denies directing banks to freeze BCCI's accounts

Justice Lodha denies directing banks to freeze BCCI's accounts

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Lodha Committee are at loggerheads over absolute implementation of the panel recommendations. "We have created all the infrastructure on our own", the senior Board functionary added. BCCI brass was not immediately available for a comment but a few state association officials reacted with asense of resignation. Read More

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Swing-state polls show Trump's path to WH narrowing

Emerson also released a poll showing Clinton with a narrow lead in North Carolina, as well as in Virginia. The share of voters who think Clinton will win has increased 17 points from September when she was at 49% and Trump was at 33%. In Ohio, Trump was at 42%, Clinton at 41%, Johnson at 9%, and Green Party candidate Jill Stein at 4%. Twelve percent say they don't know who they'll support. Read More

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Faster tempo allows Colts, Luck to hold off Bears 29-23

Make the right call - get home safe with Uber! "It's a hard pill to swallow anytime you lose a game and put all that effort into it". 380 yards, 4 TDs in Pittsburgh's 31-13 win over the New York Jets. It's the third-longest streak in National Football League history, behind Mike Vanderjagt (42) and Gary Anderson (40). The Colts finally came through on offense after going hurry-up. Read More

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Southgate: Torino loanee Hart showed he is a top goalkeeper

Southgate: Torino loanee Hart showed he is a top goalkeeper

He was top, top class". Southgate had dropped captain Wayne Rooney but the Manchester United forward came on for the last 20 minutes. Scotland are now out to 7/1 to qualify for Russian Federation, while Northern Ireland are 4/1 to get out of Group C after their defeat left them third in the standings behind Germany and Azerbaijan, who picked up a point from a goalless draw in the Czech Republic. Read More

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India pile runs on Black Caps on day two

India pile runs on Black Caps on day two

Earlier in the day, the Kiwi opening pair of Tom Latham and Martin Guptill put up a resilient 118-run partnership before the former was dismissed by Ravichandran Ashwin. The marathon 356-run stand between India captain Kohli and his deputy Rahane is the highest fourth-wicket partnership for India , who hold an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series. Read More

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Bengals think Cowboys' Dak Prescott has been perfect; Twitter says 'nah'

In Sunday's convincing win, Prescott completed 18 of 24 passes for 227 yards and one touchdown. Jones did not want to name a possible return for Romo. This was Dallas taking a quality opponent and displaying "a recommitment to our values", Garrett said. The second play was when Dak Prescott was stripped of the ball, which was eventually recovered by the Cincinnati Bengals. Read More

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F1 Japanese GP: Hamilton is not self-destructing… - Rosberg

F1 Japanese GP: Hamilton is not self-destructing… - Rosberg

He then botched his start on Sunday - falling six places to eighth - before ending a freakish weekend by calling on Mercedes to withdraw their post-race protest against Max Verstappen which could have promoted Hamilton to second. 'There are four races to go and Lewis will regroup, ' insisted Toto Wolff. Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen was a close third followed by teammate Sebastian Vettel, who takes a three-place grid penalty hanging over from last weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix and will start ... Read More

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Vice presidential debate seen by 35.6 million viewers

Kaine is the Democratic Party's choice for vice president. Those charges were repeated by her vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine during a debate with Pence on Tuesday. "He made a whole new policy up on Syria which embraced Hillary Clinton's approach to what's been going on in Syria", Podesta said. This statement is still on Trump's site . Read More

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Rosberg extends lead with dominant Japan win

Mercedes wrapped the constructors' title for a third successive year with their performance at Suzuka . With no serious rival in sight, the main task of the team headed by Austrian Toto Wolff has been keeping Rosberg and Hamilton in check so that their rivalry does not boil over, as it happened in their famous 2014 collision in Belgium. Read More

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Why is Madison Bumgarner a mean machine in the Postseason?

Bumgarner threw just seven pitches in each of this first three innings, and that allowed him to stay strong and complete the shutout. Gillaspie was stranded there when Mets reliever Addison Reed fannedHunter Pence with the bases loaded. The 2010 Giants also clinched a playoff berth on the final day and ended up winning the World Series. It's silly just to say that the Giants have some sort of October magic or that anything they do in the playoffs is flawless, because every season is ... Read More

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Tanguay: MLB wants David Ortiz in Hall of Fame

The Red Sox enter the playoffs as the American League East champions, and in six games with the Indians this year, won the series 4-2. "Even if Rob Manfred's name was on that list, he might have been one of those 10 of 15 where there was probably or at least a very legitimate explanation that did not involve the use of a banned substance". Read More

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Cubs v. Giants MLB Postseason 2016

The last time they made the Fall Classic was 1945. He was in the Navy when the Ernie Banks-led Cubs contended for the NL East title in 1969, but his mother sent him newspaper articles to help him keep up with the team. The Toronto Blue Jays and Washington Nationals are each 8-1, with the San Francisco Giants and Cleveland Indians each listed at 12-1. It was a rough end of the night for Mets fans at Cifi Field on Wednesday, as their team lost the NL Wild Card game San Francisco Giants . Read More

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With 'target' on backs, Jets look to clamp leaky secondary

With 'target' on backs, Jets look to clamp leaky secondary

With Decker inactive, Fitzpatrick will have to look for receivers Quincy Enunwa and Brandon Marshall fairly often, both of which can get the job done at pushing the offense. Le'Veon Bell played in his first game of the season for Pittsburgh and was dominant with 144 rushing yards on 18 carries. He can be just as effective as a receiver as he is as a back. Read More

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Hillary Clinton: Sanders Supporters Are 'Living in Their Parents' Basement'

Hillary Clinton: Sanders Supporters Are 'Living in Their Parents' Basement'

Sanders said he was "of course" bothered by Clinton's claim that he made "false promises" to his supporters during the 2016 campaign, but insisted he still wanted them to vote for her. Recent weeks have seen Clinton's campaign make an effort to woo millennial voters, many of whom flocked to Sanders during the Democratic contest. "Some of the frustration that you are seeing in the political process this season is really rooted in the fact that people have not recovered their position from ... Read More

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Tom Coughlin: Odell Beckham Jr. 'is a distraction' to Giants

Tom Coughlin: Odell Beckham Jr. 'is a distraction' to Giants

He knows the problems. "I think we are ready to break out, " McAdoo said Wednesday after the Giants (2-2) practiced for Sunday night's game against the Green Bay Packers (2-1). Although just four games into his fourth season, Brock Osweiler is the ninth different starting quarterback Hopkins has had and he has been able to produce big numbers will all of them. Read More

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Arsenal handed controversial late victory at Burnley

Arsenal handed controversial late victory at Burnley

After conceding their season opener to Liverpool, Wenger's men got back on track and have now won five league games on the trot, including a 3-0 victory over Antonio Conte's Chelsea. Thanks to Tottenham's brilliant win over City, the Premier League table is a whole lot closer now, with just two points separating the top four. "But we showed that we have good character and steel, and that's what gave us the three points in the end". Read More

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Isco open to Real Madrid exit

Isco open to Real Madrid exit

Under Rafa Benitez last season and then Zinedine Zidane since he replaced him (last January) the Spanish global hasn't found a regular starting place easy to come across, which he had become accustomed to at Malaga before his arrival in 2013. Read More

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