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UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2 Results

UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2 Results

Woodley landed a takedown in the third, and Thompson did damage with kicks in the fourth, but neither contender produced anything resembling the urgency expected by the fans, who took to chanting "Fight!" From the top position Woodley worked his oponent's body with his left hand and ate some knees when he eventually worked his way back to his feet. Read More

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Arsenal view Everton manager Ronald Koeman as flawless replacement for Arsene Wenger

Arsenal view Everton manager Ronald Koeman as flawless replacement for Arsene Wenger

It's an intriguing time for Arsenal fans, but they should finally have the answers that they seek by the end of March to determine if they'll have a new manager next season. "Laurent Koscielny, who we lost at Bayern Munich, is back in full training as well". "Right now, at this moment, we are focused on what happens this season and so to talk about what I'm going to do is of little interest to anyone". Read More

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Aguero and Sane move City third with win over Sunderland

Aguero and Sane move City third with win over Sunderland

The visitors, with David Silva and Kevin de Bruyne in full flow, are brilliant going forward but not so good at the back - as the Monaco game demonstrated in that it could easily have ended up 5-5. Victory for City would cut the gap to leaders Chelsea to eight points but Guardiola is not thinking about a title charge. David Silva and Willy Caballero could return after being rested on Wednesday. Read More

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NFL Combine results: Myles Garrett puts up a strong 40

NFL Combine results: Myles Garrett puts up a strong 40

In fact, lucky for Brady (or perhaps, lucky for Garrett), none of the teams with a top-5 draft pick are slated to play New England next season. Myles Garrett measured physically as everything NFL teams seek in a pass rusher at the NFL Combine, so his showing in what are essentially track and field drills on Sunday were going to be watched closely. Read More

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Leverkusen sack coach Schmidt after losing run

Leverkusen sack coach Schmidt after losing run

A statement said the club hoped to name a successor in the near future. Leverkusen's shareholders' committee and supervisory board made a decision to let Schmidt go on the recommendation of club management. With their European adventure seemingly set to come to an end at the last 16 stage, and with their league standing slipping, Leverkusen have chose to act now. Read More

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Renshaw relishing soaking pressure at Bengaluru Test

Initially, the consensus was that Marsh was insurance for the inexperienced Renshaw, who was seen as still coming to grips against the spinning ball - an obvious liability in Indian conditions. Kohli greeted the Australian captain with several choice words as he marked his guard and did not relent throughout Smith's danger-filled stay at the crease. Read More

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Ishant Sharma mocks Steve Smith making unusual faces

The Aussie skipper wasn't going to let it go so easy; Smith replied by grimacing at Ishant as well. Even India skipper Virat Kohli could be seen chuckling in amusement. Australian batsman Steve Smith and Matt Renshaw were involved in a verbal spat with Virat and other Indian players. It had social media in splits. Even BCCI joined in on the fun asking Twitter to caption the animated expression. Read More

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Australia content having batted entire day, says Renshaw

Chinnaswamy Stadium, here on Sunday. Fast bowlers Ishant Sharma and Yadav, with a wicket each, unsettled the visiting batsmen but regular partnerships helped Australia surpass India's first-innings score of 189. The visitors lead the four-match series 1-0 after beating India in the first Test in Pune inside three days. Ashwin produced the first breakthrough in the sixth over of the day sending back risky David Warner (33) with a beauty of a delivery. Read More

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Twitter reacts: Magpies secure another away day success

Twitter reacts: Magpies secure another away day success

Then with a minute to go, Atsu raced down the left and crossed for substitute Ayoze Perez to secure a dramatic 2-1 victory and lift the Magpies back above Brighton at the summit. Huddersfield , who have impressively only lost one in their 15 Championship fixtures, winning 11, have surprised everyone with their current league position under boss David Wagner. Read More

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UFC 209: Glory to El Cucuy

UFC 209: Glory to El Cucuy

Thompson was the more active fighter in each of the first two rounds, working much of the opening 10 minutes from the center of The Octagon while Woodley had his back near or against the cage. ET with two fights streaming on UFC Fight Pass . Rounding out the top five, Robbie Lawler is coming off a loss, Carlos Condit is semi-retired, and Neil Magny won his last fight, but just prior to that, was knocked out in the first round by Lorenz Larkin. Read More

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No. 21 Wichita State beats Bradley 82-56 in MVC Tournament

No. 21 Wichita State beats Bradley 82-56 in MVC Tournament

It was a sequence of shots by McDuffie - two 3-pointers and a shorter jumper - that finally put the Shockers up by 10 after a 3 by Johnson had cut the lead to five. Wichita State turned the ball over five times before making its first basket with 16:12 remaining in the first half, but overwhelmed the Braves over the final 8:30 of the period. Read More

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Isaiah Thomas Drops 31 on Cavs: 'Nobody Holds Me in Check'

Wednesday's Cavaliers-Celtics game matched up the top two squads in the Eastern Conference, and befitting such a significant contest, some Boston sports royalty was in the stands at TD Garden. This is new territory for Thomas and the Celtics and to say that this has gone to his head may be an understatement. He also won the award in October/November of this season. Read More

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Kane, Alderweireld, Vertonghen still slight doubts for Tottenham vs

Kane, Alderweireld, Vertonghen still slight doubts for Tottenham vs

Pochettino, who coached Barca's city rivals Espanyol between 2009 and 2012, has emerged as one of the most respected young managers in Europe following his impressive work with Southampton and now Tottenham. Lukaku's last eight goals have all come at home while 10 of his last 14 PL were netted at Goodison which, along with Tottenham's tight defence, somewhat diminishes the appeal of his "To Score" odds here of [2.7]. Read More

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Napoli beat Roma 2-1 to close in on second

Napoli beat Roma 2-1 to close in on second

It was nearly worse for Roma as Daniele de Rossi was lucky not to receive a second yellow card 20 minutes from time when he kicked Pepe Reina in the back of the leg from the ground following a collision with the Napoli goalkeeper. "In the first half we couldn't go any faster, and they made it hard for us to win back possession". "I couldn't say", the Inter manager said Friday. Read More

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Benzema on fire as Madrid win in Eibar

If not for Ronaldo's late heroics, Los Blancos were on the brink of dropping vital points at home against Las Palmas. However, the biggest of the Real Madrid supporting newspapers, Marca , today has information of a similar kind. Zidane's side, who saw title-rivals Barcelona leapfrog them into top spot in midweek, continued their first-half onslaught and added a third before the half-hour. Read More

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Karim Benzema drives Real Madrid to win over Eibar

Karim Benzema drives Real Madrid to win over Eibar

Real coach Zinedine Zidane was delighted with two-goal Karim Benzema after their rout of Eibar. Few had been criticized more than Benzema , who kicked off in the Ipurua Stadium with just five league goals this season, but that tally had risen to seven after just 25 minutes as Madrid took advantage of a jaded looking home side. Read More

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Nathan Lyon rips India apart with eight-wicket haul

It not only hassled the famed batsmen like Kohli, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane and company, Lyon was able to do so many different things. This was the time to further frustrate O'Keefe by utilising the deep set field to pick off singles; a surgically dissected approach rather than striving for nuclear devastation. Read More

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Klopp under fire as Liverpool face Arsenal showdown

Klopp under fire as Liverpool face Arsenal showdown

Klopp has not been helped by a lack of stability in central defence , with Dejan Lovren absent for the last month with a knee injury. Fiorentina look an awesome price to win in the early game on Sunday in Serie A . "Everybody will come to the same conclusion but I am strong enough and lucid enough to analyse the impact". "We conceded cheap goals , and you do not expect that in a game like this. Read More

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UFC 209 Woodley vs. Thompson 2

UFC 209 Woodley vs. Thompson 2

Overeem pushed Hunt towards the fence and kneed him in the body. The two heavyweight bruisers opened up the main card of UFC 209 inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Overeem landed a left hand. Hunt was took more knees to the body before they exited the clinch. It was actually a rematch nine years in the making as Overeem submitted Hunt with an Americana at DREAM 5's Lightweight Grand Prix back in 2008. Read More

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Leicester City vs Hull City

Leicester City vs Hull City

The 2015-16 champions went behind when Sam Clucas , who began his career at Leicester , scored from close range from Kamil Grosicki's pull-back. "Yeah, the idea was that when we sat down on Wednesday, and I was asked to take the Hull game, was we'll sit down at some point next week and we'll have a conversation", Shakespeare said. Read More

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Cavs sign Andrew Bogut

Cavs sign Andrew Bogut

At 7-foot-0 and 260 pounds, Bogut is also the biggest player on the Cavs roster and he'll use his size, skill and basketball IQ to control the paint. It was reported that Williams was in touch with Bogut when he was weighing his options and helped convince Bogut to come to Cleveland. Read More

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Georges St-Pierre ranks his five greatest UFC fights

Georges St-Pierre ranks his five greatest UFC fights

White also noted that, with the recent spate of UFC fighters testing positive for PEDS, Georges will have to undergo " three months" of USADA testing before he's in the clear. But if he moves up a weight class and he beats me, he becomes a legend". "You're going to see a different Georges St-Pierre - with more creativity, more opportunistic and ready to pull the trigger". Read More

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David Haye v Tony Bellew

David Haye v Tony Bellew

TONY BELLEW beat crocked David Haye in the 11th round to settle bitter rivalry in shocking climax. It was expected going into the fight that Haye would end the contest within the allotted time, but boy, did that script get ripped up tonight. Read More

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How to watch FC Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo

How to watch FC Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo

The lead was doubled in the 39th minute as Messi turned provider to play in Neymar, who brilliantly lobbed the ball over Alvarez, 2-0. Shortly after, Neymar scored a beauty of his own about five minutes from half time . Messi's first goal was an impressive effort from near midfield, and he did it all by himself. A brilliant pass from Messi saw the Brazilian flick the ball over Celta keeper Sergio Alvarez to the delight of nearly everyone in the 77,117 crowd. Read More

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Trimble lifts Maryland past Michigan State

But Maryland's Melo Trimble is taking it upon himself to remind fans that any time two Big Ten teams link up there's the potential for some fireworks. As a team, MSU finished shooting 36.7 percent from the field and eight triples. Trimble and Cowan head had six points in the first half for Maryland, which has started three freshmen most of the season. Read More

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US Soccer passes policy that national team players must stand for anthem

US Soccer passes policy that national team players must stand for anthem

In front of national and often global audiences, the playing of our national anthem is an opportunity for our Men's and Women's National Team players and coaches to reflect upon the liberties and freedom we all appreciate in this country. It's unknown whether the other athletes like Rapinoe who joined the protest, which ranged from those in the professional ranks to high school sports, will follow suit. Read More

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