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Here's the reason why Sri Lankan players opted to leave the field

Here's the reason why Sri Lankan players opted to leave the field

They were one man shot and had no substitute fielders left to fill in the spot as those sitting out were already struggling. Later, the Sri Lanka cricket team coach Nic Pothas said the team manage...

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Malzahn: 'I want to be' Auburn's coach

Malzahn: 'I want to be' Auburn's coach

Malzahn led the seventh-ranked Tigers into the Southeastern Conference championship game but had faced repeated questions about whether he was interested in the vacant Arkansas job in his home state...

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Magician David Silva conjures Bruce Lee-style stunner for Manchester City

Magician David Silva conjures Bruce Lee-style stunner for Manchester City

They just want to defend - I understand, I am not judging, don't misunderstand me - but it is hard, you can not make high pressing, they use the counter-attack and set-pieces. They just want to defend...

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Jeff Hornacek complains about free throw disparity between Knicks, Magic

Notables: Enes Kanter posted another double-double with 18 points and 16 boards. The Knicks got within three after a Jarrett Jack three-pointer with 28 seconds left. 'It's a lot of little thi...

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'True hero': Homeless man rescues children from apartment fire

'True hero': Homeless man rescues children from apartment fire

Tim Szymanski, with Las Vegas Fire and Rescue, said,"If he hadn't been there, these children probably would've died, and it would've ruined everybody's holiday". The department said without Angulo's...

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Durant tossed from Warriors' win over Magic

Durant tossed from Warriors' win over Magic

Stephen Curry scored 30 points to lead Golden State to a win over Miami. In the second quarter, Warriors guard Shaun Livingston was ejected for making contact with referee Courtney Kirkland for wha...

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Warren Moon's thoughts on Seahawks' win over Eagles

Warren Moon's thoughts on Seahawks' win over Eagles

This two-game West Coast swing against the Seahawks and Rams is the toughest stretch on the calendar. But it was in the second quarter when Wilson truly showed his command of the game, as the Eagl...

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Hokies draw Camping World Bowl and Oklahoma State

Hokies draw Camping World Bowl and Oklahoma State

No. 22 Virginia Tech is 9-3 in Fuente's second season at the helm after taking over for legendary Hokies coach Frank Beamer. Oklahoma State ranks second nationally in total offense (575.7) and third i...

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Gronk apologizes for shot, but discipline may be forthcoming

Gronk apologizes for shot, but discipline may be forthcoming

White was making a lot of contact with the tight end, but wasn't flagged for holding or pass interference. Gronkowski was penalized for unnecessary roughness and apologized . "It was unnecessary. I...

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Giants Raiders Week 13 score, highlights

Giants Raiders Week 13 score, highlights

Holton found the end zone himself on the next drive to clinch the game. The San Francisco 49ers won their second game of the season when Robbie Gould kicked a game-winning field goal in the closin...

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Giants' Geno Smith rips Rex Ryan, calls him a 'coward'

Giants' Geno Smith rips Rex Ryan, calls him a 'coward'

Following their loss on Sunday to Oakland with Smith at the helm, the team fell to 2-10 on the year, with no starter having been announced for next Sunday's game against the Dallas Cowboys. After the ...

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Saints stifle a red-hot Carolina rushing attack in 31-21 win

Saints stifle a red-hot Carolina rushing attack in 31-21 win

Carolina had no answer for the two-headed rushing attack of rookie Alvin Kamara and Mark Ingram , who led an offense that gained more than 400 yards. Kamara took a handoff, burst through the hole, ...

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UFC champion Georges St-Pierre is out indefinitely with ulcerative colitis

Ulcerative colitis is a chronic, inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation in the digestive tract. The night, as a whole, was one of the most memorable occasions in the sport's history, but ...

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The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale Results

The Ultimate Fighter 26 Finale Results

In a highly competitive fight, Montaño won decisively on the scorecards: 50-45, 49-46, 49-46. Nicco Montano , who was the #14 seed in the tournament, becomes the first ever Navajo UFC Champion in h...

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Wenger: Ozil Showed What He Is Capable Of

Wenger: Ozil Showed What He Is Capable Of

Brighton bought in several key players in the pre-season window, including midfielders Davy Propper, Pascal Gross and winger Jose Izquierdo, that have been instrumental to the club's rise to 10th in t...

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Cougs accept invitation to Holiday Bowl

Cougs accept invitation to Holiday Bowl

Michigan State and Washington State have played head-to-head seven times, with the Spartans leading the series 5-2. Also, Michigan already had ongoing negotiations with the Outback Bowl represent...

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Bears notebook: Gould relishes his 'special' kick; plus notes on Prosinski, injuries

Bears notebook: Gould relishes his 'special' kick; plus notes on Prosinski, injuries

Garoppolo made his first start with the 49ers at Soldier Field - approximately 25 miles from where he grew up in the Chicago suburb of Arlington Heights, Illinois. "Obviously, I've never come back t...

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Major League Baseball ratifies new posting agreement; Shohei Ohtani posted effective today

Major League Baseball ratifies new posting agreement; Shohei Ohtani posted effective today

The tweet says Yankees general manager Brian Cashman called the news was " disappointing ". The Los Angeles Dodgers, Seattle Mariners , and Texas Rangers could be possibilities for Ohtani. The ...

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Ohio State to play USC in Cotton Bowl

Ohio State to play USC in Cotton Bowl

USC (11-2) is the No. 8 seed despite playing one of the toughest schedules in the country and prevailing as Pac-12 champs. Now both teams will get a chance to show that maybe they belonged in the top ...

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Vikings' third down and red zone success drives win over Falcons

Vikings' third down and red zone success drives win over Falcons

The Falcons offense couldn't push forward against the Vikings defense, and they struggled on third down only converting 1-for-10. McKinnon, an Atlanta, Georgia native, then did the Dirty Bird dance i...

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Ramaphosa wins Gauteng ANC nomination in landslide victory at PGC

Ramaphosa wins Gauteng ANC nomination in landslide victory at PGC

Meanwhile in North West, a court challenge looms against the ANC in the province following the contested result that favoured presidential nominee Dlamini-Zuma to succeed Jacob Zuma. Delaying the conf...

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Spurs to face OKC with skeleton crew

Spurs to face OKC with skeleton crew

Will the situation be the same on Sunday night? Memphis did not make any drastic improvements in its first game under Bickerstaff and was held below 100 points for the sixth straight game while stru...

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Bills threaten retaliation against Rob Gronkowski for Tre'Davious White hit

Bills threaten retaliation against Rob Gronkowski for Tre'Davious White hit

White was out of bounds, the play was dead and yet Gronk bodysurfed him, a move for which he was flagged for unnecessary roughness. "But, just through the frustration process, game of football emotion...

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Outback Bowl game set: SC vs. MI

Outback Bowl game set: SC vs. MI

The game will kick off at noon on New Year's Day at Raymond James Stadium. SC finished the 2017 regular season with an 8-4 record. Last year, MI lost to Florida State, 33-32 in the Orange Bowl . Th...

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Silva extends contract with Manchester City

Silva extends contract with Manchester City

The Spanish midfielder has put pen to paper on a deal that will keep him at the Etihad Stadium until 2020, the year which will mark his 10th at the club. 'I think for me, he is if not the best creat...

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Bills' Tyrod Taylor carted off in Week 13 with a knee injury

Bills' Tyrod Taylor carted off in Week 13 with a knee injury

Nathan Peterman completed 6-of-15 passes for 50 yards, zero touchdowns and zero interceptions in the Bills' Week 13 loss to the Patriots. He had just 65 passing yards and an interception in the game ...

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Guardiola asked to explain Redmond incident by FA

Guardiola asked to explain Redmond incident by FA

I want to make it absolutely clear that the Man City manager Pep Guardiola did not say what The Sun is falsely claiming in this story. They have to see it and believe it. "It's not my business", s...

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Southern Miss to meet Florida State in Independence Bowl

Southern Miss to meet Florida State in Independence Bowl

The Seminoles , who improved to 6-6 on the season, are now 1-0 under interim head coach Odell Haggins. Southern Miss returns to Shreveport for its third Independence Bowl appearance. Florida State ...

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Penn State returns to Fiesta Bowl to play Washington

Penn State returns to Fiesta Bowl to play Washington

Washington and Penn State have both faced Rutgers this season, with the Huskies winning on the road 30-14 in the opening week and the Lions winning 35-6 on November 11. But this go-around, Washington ...

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Tom Brady Yells At Josh McDaniels On The Sideline

Tom Brady Yells At Josh McDaniels On The Sideline

Though the Patriots are down to their third-string right tackle in Cameron Fleming, he hasn't been part of the problem yet. Brady overflowed with emotion with about 1:24 remaining in the first quart...

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Tiger Woods closes Hero World Challenge with strong round, shoots 68

Tiger Woods closes Hero World Challenge with strong round, shoots 68

How am I going to get used to the adrenaline in my system, because it's the first time in a while. By the time he had finished the first 10 holes, he was already five-over for his round till he made...

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Georgia LB Natrez Patrick arrested after SEC title game

Georgia LB Natrez Patrick arrested after SEC title game

Just hours after Georgia beat Auburn in the SEC Championship Game to earn a spot in the CFP, starting linebacker Natrez Patrick was arrested. This is Patrick's third arrest. In the game, Pat...

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Chiefs name CB Darrelle Revis captain vs. Jets

Chiefs name CB Darrelle Revis captain vs. Jets

After struggling to start the season, Lee elevated his play the last month of the season. Lee has been at his best playing downhill as a pass rusher. He appeared in 13 games during his rookie campai...

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No. 2 Oklahoma To Face No. 3 Georgia In CFB Playoff Semifinal

No. 2 Oklahoma To Face No. 3 Georgia In CFB Playoff Semifinal

Georgia (12-1) will make its first appearance in Pasadena since 1943, when it defeated UCLA 9-0 and won the national title. Clemson, the 12-1 defending national champion, was picked No. Stoops was i...

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Hong Kong ePrix: Mahindra take victory following Abt's disqualification

Hong Kong ePrix: Mahindra take victory following Abt's disqualification

The Mahindra Racing driver started the race on pole but spun at on the Turn 1 chicane after his rear wheels locked and catapulted down to the 11th spot. The disqualification was made after a post-ra...

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Pontiac Silverdome demolition goes awry

Pontiac Silverdome demolition goes awry

The implosion was supposed be the first phase in a yearlong demolition, breaking metal beams used to keep the roof inflated. Officials initally told WXYZ in Detroit that the explosive charges did...

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Hector Cuper: 'Real Madrid want Mohamed Salah'

Hector Cuper: 'Real Madrid want Mohamed Salah'

Egypt legend Mido has also been impressed with the former Roma man's form, predicting that his fellow countryman will make a move to Real Madrid in the future. He preached patience to his fel...

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Ben Stokes: England all-rounder trains with new side Canterbury Kings

Ben Stokes: England all-rounder trains with new side Canterbury Kings

Stokes is banned from worldwide cricket as police investigate his alleged involvement in a fight at a Bristol nightclub. The England and Wales Cricket Board says the all-rounder can not play for ...

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Cotto bows out of boxing with loss to Ali

Cotto bows out of boxing with loss to Ali

This marked his 10th fight here. His hand speed and movement around the ring made him formidable Saturday night. After four brilliant rounds, Ali curiously took his foot off the gas, allowing Cotto ...

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Playmaker Silva extends Man City contract

Playmaker Silva extends Man City contract

This was City's club-record 12th successive league victory, demonstrating again that even on nights when their football does not catch the breath, they have the steel, nous and spirit to eke out a win...

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