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Sports Premier League to implement VAR from next season
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The English clubs were provided with an update on this season's VAR trials, with key examples of its use in the FA Cup and League Cup discussed in detail. Southampton striker Charlie Austin was left distraught after seeing a goal incorrectly disallowed for offside in his side's 1-1 draw with Watford .

Sports Jadon Sancho backed by Christian Pulisic for greatness
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I had some injuries going on and off, and I got some games that I missed out", Pulisic he said Wednesday. "I had to do the same thing moving to Germany ". Christian Pulisic believes there is "no reason" why United States of America shouldn't aim to win the World Cup in the near future. Liverpool are going strong in the Premier League, two points behind table-toppers Manchester City and still unbeaten, but they have also only managed to win four of their last ten matches in all ...

Sports We will not initiate sledging but will retaliate: Virat Kohli
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But there is still a lot of room for improvement. "Because we all feel we're moving in the right direction as a team", Kohli added. "We don't necessarily need to go and look out for something". And man management is the most important thing at the level we play at. That's where we want guys to be fearless. Actually, that's the best place to bat.

Sports 5 mostly likely landing spots for Le'Veon Bell in 2019
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By not showing up, Bell forfeited the 2018 season - and $14.5 million in earnings on the franchise tag - in an effort to preserve his body for unrestricted free agency. "Appreciate the cleats, my guy", a good-natured Bud Dupree , Pittsburgh defensive end, told ESPN as he tried on his new Jordan brand cleats. "The thing about it is he's not here, he's not going to be here, so we don't have to talk about it", Roethlisberger said.

Sports Wayne Rooney savours England comeback despite criticism
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The 33-year-old retired from England duty last year but will collect a 120th cap in the Wayne Rooney Foundation International at Wembley. Rooney is England's record scorer with 53 goals, while Kane has netted 19 times for his country and the former Manchester United man added: "This is the first time this [a farewell] has happened and I hope in 10 or 15 years we are sat here for a Harry Kane, who could possibly go on and get the goal-scoring record".

Author: 0 Wayne Rooney to captain England in farewell friendly match against the USA

The way his record-breaking global career is being recognised in the Wayne Rooney Foundation worldwide has divided opinion, which Southgate believes highlights the lack of appreciation for the DC United forward. "The fans give me a great reception every time I go back and when I went back with Everton ". "It is very important to all of us that he gets the right sort of send off".

Sports Giants rally for Monday Night Football win
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Earlier, Robbie Gould had opened the scoring for the 49ers with a 53-yard field goal before the Giants took the lead near the end of the first quarter when Manning connected with Odell Beckham Jr . Niners receiver Marquise Goodwin was hit in the helmet by Alec Ogletree on a catch late in the third quarter and briefly left the game. Just about everything went right for Mullens in his debut against the Oakland Raiders on November 1, when he joined Hall of Famers Jim Kelly and Fran ...

Sports Mithali fifty guides India to seven-wicket win
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Meanwhile, Mithali Raj added that she was happy to perform whatever role the team required of her. They were warned three times before incurring their first penalty for running down the line of the stumps. India's leading T20 runscorer Raj was caught in the deep with only eight needed, but they soon sealed victory and will seek to maintain their ideal start when they play Ireland on Thursday.

Sports McGinley baffled by McIlroy's European Tour snub
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Regardless of how the PGA Tour schedule plays out, it would be a big blow to the European Tour to lose McIlroy as a member. Players must be a member of the European Tour to be eligible to play in the Ryder Cup and, under new regulations introduced in January 2017, "players can not be a European Ryder Cup captain or a vice-captain if they decline membership of the European Tour or fail to fulfil their minimum event obligation in any season, from 2018 onwards".

Sports Chelsea facing two-year transfer ban?
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One of the signings under investigation is that of Bertrand Traore , who officially arrived at Stamford Bridge in 2014, Mediapart say. It has been claimed that Chelsea provided misleading information on the exact timing of Traore's purchase, after he was registered in the January transfer window of 2014.

Sports Rajon Rondo breaks hand, will be out for 'a few weeks'
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Damian Lillard had 31 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds, and CJ McCollum scored 23 points in the Trail Blazers' first road loss to the Lakers since February 22, 2013, ending a nine-game streak at Staples. The veteran point guard will be sidelined for at least a few weeks, and starter Lonzo Ball's so-far moderate workload is likely to increase. Rondo played 16 minutes against Portland.

Sports Snell, deGrom earn 1st career Cy Young awards
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The AL prize also reflected a change in voters' values, with Blake Snell of the Tampa Bay Rays narrowly beating out past winners Justin Verlander and Corey Kluber for his first Cy Young. Scherzer's lone first-place vote came from John Maffei of the San Diego Union-Tribune. The 2014 NL Rookie of the Year, he became the seventh rookie victor voted a Cy Young, joining fellow Mets Tom Seaver and Dwight Gooden.

Sports FA to cut foreign players in Premier League
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The clubs are said to want to keep the current restrictions in place after Brexit , but a "no deal" withdrawal from the European Union could then lead to all EU players being forced to fulfil the same complicated work permit criteria now faced by non-EU players moving to England.

Sports New Zealand to host Women's Rugby World Cup 2021
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The World Cup format will take on a new look in 2021. Despite the blow, Castle insisted RA's commitment to women's rugby remains strong and attentions will now turn to securing the men's event in 2027. "It's not very often we compete with Australia and think it's unfair to win but today was a day that could've gone either way", he said. "They both spoke very genuinely and directly to the councillors about the meaning of rugby in our country, the growth of the women's game and what it means ...

Sports Chelsea narrowly behind close rivals in reported pursuit of West Ham talisman
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The forward has admitted while on global duty with Austria that he wants to be competing with the best players . The Hammers striker has bagged five goals in 10 appearances for Manuel Pellegrini 's side this season. Spurs have become Champions League regulars in recent years and they should plot a move for West Ham's 6ft 3in attacking enforcer. Manchester United were linked with a move for Arnautovic in the summer but West Ham were unwilling to sell a player they consider to be a ...

Sports Shahid Afridi accuses Indian media of 'misconstruing' remarks on Kashmir
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About the draconian laws prevailing in India-held Kashmir, such as the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) and Public Safety Act (PSA) that give total impunity to India's occupation machinery, President Khan told the delegation that an Indian soldier was at liberty to shoot and kill any person and nobody could hold him accountable for his act.

Sports Manchester United to sell two stars in January transfer window
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As two of the most prominent managers of their generation, Mourinho, 55, and Guardiola, 47, have clashed fiercely and frequently in the past. Mourinho has also won a number of titles, leading Porto and Inter Milan to the Champions League while winning La Liga and three Premier Leagues with Real Madrid and Chelsea respectively.

Sports College basketballer flattens opponent with vicious cheap shot
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He is now averaging 24 points, 12.5 boards and 1.5 assists per game. Platt checked to see if the baseline official was looking and then threw a forearm/elbow at Tenaglia's head. Asked what he thought led Platt to take his frustration out on Tenaglia, Faucher said he's "not really too sure". Nichols College spokesman Pete Divito sought to provide additional context to the altercation, telling ESPN that Tenaglia had guarded Platt throughout the game, leaving him frustrated.

Sports Philadelphia 76ers roundtable: Thoughts on the Jimmy Butler trade
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Robert Covington , Dario Saric and Jerryd Bayless were traded to Minnesota along with a 2022 second-round draft pick for Butler and Justin Patton . The Golden State Warriors are the only other team that can boast of having that many. And I think it will. He said nothing changes for him, whether he's starting or playing in a reserve role.

Sports Top 10 teams unchanged in College Football Playoff rankings
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Clemson might also have the edge in strength of schedule, with three wins over current top-25 teams (No. 13 Syracuse, No. 16 NC State and at No. 17 Boston College) to Alabama's two (at No. The Big 12 got some solid respect from the committee. The Orange earning wins in each of their last two games and other teams around the nation suffering losses are two of the biggest factors in the school seeing their name continue to rise in the rankings.

Sports Clinical Djokovic tames Isner, Zverev edges Cilic
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I managed to get three breaks of John's serve which is sometimes mission impossible, but I managed to be at the right place at the right time, and I held my serve very well and played solid. With Cilic serving for the set at 5-3, Zverev broke back before holding serve with an ace to level at 5-5. Despite two straight-set wins, Anderson's qualification only falls into the "virtually guaranteed" category - rather like a football team that needs to lose 30-0 on the last game of the season to ...

Sports Hue Jackson can get his Browns revenge fast
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In all seriousness, Cincinnati did fire defensive coordinator Teryl Austin this week after giving up more 50 points to the New Orleans Saints. "There is a lot of talent on this team, and I look forward to doing my part to help it finish strong this season".

Sports Kuchar, Westwood win for first time since April 20, 2014
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Kuchar appeared to have the event in safe keeping before bogeys at the 14th and 15th holes opened the door for Lee's second PGA Tour title. Kuchar closed with a two-under 69 to finish at 22 under. I can't go out there and think a whole bunch of pars are going to get me in the winner's circle. "My 2018 wasn't what I wanted", Kuchar said. With this win Kuchar qualifies for the Sentry Tournament of Champions to start next year at Kapalua.

Sports Jerry Jones: Dallas Cowboys Have Chance To Be An All-Time Team
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Dallas tends to follow the same routine on each sequence of downs: run on first down, throw on second and long, check down on third down, and punt. When asked if that was that the best leap of his career, Elliott responded, "I'm going to leave that up to you guys".

Sports Jaguars fumble away comeback chance, lose to Colts 29-26
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The rest of the schedule is still pretty easy. These Jaguars were supposed to be different. So we've got to get that stopped, get it turned around and finish the season strong and then whatever happens at the end, happens. Ebron found the end zone on a 53-yard strike from Andrew Luck, a two-yard run on third down and a 12-yard pass. Had Alie-Cox been able to hold onto Luck's pass on the first play of the fourth quarter, Indianapolis would have been deep in Jags territory.

Sports Henshaw And Murray Ruled Out Of Rest Of GUINNESS Series
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While there's been another injury blow as Robbie Henshaw's hamstring injury he picked up in the warm up to the Argentina game will see him ruled out. Hopefully, we'll see him back soon, I'm not sure how soon but obviously a quality player, we'd hope to have him back.Munster or Ireland whenever he can".

Sports Ukraine's Usyk knocks Bellew down and defends title of absolute world champion
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British referee Terry O'Connor stepped in and stopped the fight, with 31-year-old Usyk stretching his professional record to 16-0-0. Stylistically this could play into Usyk's hands as Whyte is only one inch taller and Bellew, one of the more erudite analysts, believes only the "giants" on the heavyweight scene have the potential to topple the highly-skilled southpaw.

Sports Packers need 'The Aaron Jones Show' to play on the road, too
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Jones had a 67-yard run in the first quarter against Miami, the team's longest since receiver Randall Cobb had a 67-yard run in 2013. Is it when Miami had a healthy starting offensive line this season (which was all of two games), or when there's only one season-opening starter on the offensive line, like there was during Sunday's 31-12 loss to the Green Bay Packers because of injuries to Laremy Tunsil (knee), Ted Larsen (neck) and Ja'Wuan James (knee)? Growing up in Chico and ...

Sports Chubb impresses, Falcons fall short in 28-16 loss to Cleveland
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The Falcons defense, which played well in last week's road win at Washington, never found its footing. Ryan completed 38 of 52 passes for 330 yards and two TDs. That means the Browns, who have earned the No. 1 pick in the last two drafts, are no longer in possession of a top 10 overall pick. He went 12 of 12 for 165 yards and two TD passes in the first half, and didn't throw his first incompletion until 11:14 remained in the third quarter.

Sports Rams Defeat Seahawks in See-Saw Game, Improve to 9-1
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Seattle gashed L.A. for 273 yards rushing, which is the most the Rams have allowed since DeMarco Murray's breakout game in 2011. For now, the 9-1 Rams remain firmly in control of their fate. "It's been a tough week, where there's a lot of things that are a lot bigger than football going on this week", McVay said, referring to Woolsey Fire and Borderline bar mass shooting in Ventura County, where the Rams train.

Sports Green Suspended After Locker Room Confrontation With Durant
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Warriors general manager Bob Myers was set to explain the team's thinking on the suspension at a pregame briefing Tuesday in Oakland. The Warriors are 8-2 in their last 10 games and host the Atlanta Hawks today. According to the report , Green, as is his wont, did not back down, arguing his own case for bringing the ball down the court after a rebound and not passing to Durant, who yelled afterward on the bench, "Pass the damn ball".

Sports Chiefs-Rams players may refuse to play at Estadio Azteca
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According to CBS Sports, the field was badly damaged during a large concert on November 7 hosted by the Mexican television network Telehit. "The league consulted with the NFLPA as well as independent field experts and decided the playing surfer at Azteca Stadium did not meet NFL standards", said Mike Garafolo, a reporter for the NFL Network.

Sports Third ODI: Pakistan set New Zealand 280-run target
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Pakistan batted first and posted 279 for 6 in their first innings. Meanwhile, Pakistan ended a 12-match losing streak in one-day internationals against the Black Caps. Azam faced 100 balls for his 92 but that included just four fours and one six. The 64-run opening stand with Mohammad Hafeez , who was promoted to open after Imam-ul-Haq suffered an injury and was ruled out for this match, gave Pakistan a solid platform and the team did not lose momentum despite Zaman falling for 65.