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Sports Salah wins African Footballer of the Year again
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He scored 44 goals for Liverpool during the 2017-18 season, helping the Reds to the Champions League final before scoring twice for Egypt at the World Cup in Russian Federation. I'm very proud to win it twice. Yaya Toure and Samuel Eto'o, meanwhile, remain the all-time most successful players in the continent, having won Player of the Year four times each.

Sports Jasprit Bumrah Rested From the ODI Series Against Australia and New Zealand
Author: 0 Jasprit Bumrah Rested From the ODI Series Against Australia and New Zealand

The Board of Control for Cricket in India released a statement Tuesday saying that Bumrah, who bowled more overs than any other pace bowler in the four-test series against Australia, deserved a break. Bumrah was the top bowler in the Test series where he sbowled 157.1 overs and picked 21 wickets at an average of 17. Kaul too has been in good form with the ball and recently took 10 wickets in his last two first-class games.

Sports No. 2 MI stays unbeaten, beats No. 21 Indiana
Author: 0 No. 2 MI stays unbeaten, beats No. 21 Indiana

The Wolverines shut down three offenses who finished in the top-40 nationally during this nine-game stint as well, including Nebraska (finished No. 25 nationally averaging 456.2 yards per game, while U-M held it to 132), Western Michigan (ended at No.

Sports College football fans blamed Drake for ruining Alabama's CFP championship hopes
Author: 0 College football fans blamed Drake for ruining Alabama's CFP championship hopes

The Tigers received all 61 first-place votes. And of the top 25 ranked schools at the end of this year's college football regular season, only four were not Nike-sponsored. 1 in The Associated Press poll for the third time after routing Alabama in the national championship game. Tua Tagovailoa passed for 295 yards and two TD's but was intercepted twice, including a pick-six.

Sports Team India are chilling like villains before ODI series against Australia
Author: 0 Team India are chilling like villains before ODI series against Australia

Cheteshwar Pujara was one of the main reason behind India's historic series win as the Saurashtra batsman accumulated 328 runs from three games, averaging 54.67. "She takes all the right decisions in life". Here take a look at the picture. While the two quality batsman could return for Australia in time for the Ashes, Kohli believes the tourists will have their work cut out to defend the urn and beat Joe Root's improving side.

Sports Bruce Arians' Interview With Buccaneers Included Physical
Author: 0 Bruce Arians' Interview With Buccaneers Included Physical

Bear in mind that Arians did have two hospital stays during his time as head coach of the Cardinals . Arians was in town over the weekend on his interview, which included a doctor's check-up. He has a reputation for developing quarterbacks like Peyton Manning, Ben Roethlisberger and Andrew Luck . He also won 49 games over five seasons in Arizona.

Sports Teams showing trade interest in Knicks center Kanter
Author: 0 Teams showing trade interest in Knicks center Kanter

Instead, he said , "I'm just going to stay here, just practice here". Kanter has been vocal in his opposition of Erdogan, who took on the presidency in 2014. "But anywhere outside America would be very unsafe", he said. Speaking to the BBC, Mike Bass, a spokesman for the NBA said: "The NBA has played hundreds of games outside of the USA and this is a very unique and unprecedented situation".

Sports India end 71-year wait for Test series victory in Australia
Author: 0 India end 71-year wait for Test series victory in Australia

The highest score by an Australian batsman in the just-concluded four-match series is 79 by rookie opener Marcus Harris. We didn't work on feeling good about the things that we did well. "Yes, it was a great moment for me, but if you ask me which moment is more emotional, I would say this one because this is my third tour here and I have seen how hard it is to win here".

Sports USC blocks Cardinals from interviewing Kliff Kingsbury
Author: 0 USC blocks Cardinals from interviewing Kliff Kingsbury

Failing to request permission before interviewing a college coach would be considered "conduct detrimental" and could result in the docking of draft picks from teams, per ESPN. But USC apparently isn't interested in allowing Kingsbury to interview for the job. Kingsbury has head-coaching experience, as he was the head coach of Texas Tech from 2013 through 2018, going 35-40 overall and posting a 1-2 record in bowl games.

Sports Polamalu selected to College Football HOF
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Adding to an already long list of awards and honors, former Steelers strong safety and USC Trojan Tory Polamalu has been selected to the College Football Hall of Fame. The blimp - which is not to be confused with a zeppelin or dirigible - is being made an honorary member of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame.

Sports IPL 2019: Tournament to be held in India despite elections, confirms BCCI
Author: 0 IPL 2019: Tournament to be held in India despite elections, confirms BCCI

Citing the General Elections, IPL has been twice moved out of India in the past. The broadcaster as a result is now understood to be offering a bulk deal to advertisers, which includes sponsorship deals and ad spots across two marquee cricket leagues - IPL and ICC Cricket World Cup besides home-series that India will play against South Africa, Bangladesh and West Indies.

Sports What we learned from Colts' wild-card win over Texans
Author: 0 What we learned from Colts' wild-card win over Texans

Luck was brilliant in the win for Indy, tossing for 222 yards and two touchdowns. He finished with 235 yards passing with a touchdown and an interception. The Patriots , who went a flawless 8-0 at home this season, last faced the Ravens in 2016, winning 30-23 in Foxboro. The Texans opted to go for it, only for Watson to throw a pass directly to Colts CB Kenny Moore .

Sports Clemson claims title with historic beat-down of 'Bama
Author: 0 Clemson claims title with historic beat-down of 'Bama

Alabama and Clemson combined for four touchdowns in their first eight minutes. We've got a nice spot to put it in our facility, right next to that other one, " Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said. By beating the Tide, the Tigers became the first college football team to finish 15-0 since the 1800s as well as the first team to go undefeated through the season since the College Football Playoff started five years ago.

Sports Anushka, Virat celebrate Team India's historic win
Author: 0 Anushka, Virat celebrate Team India's historic win

There's a lot of time in Test cricket. In a statement undersigned by the Committee of Administrators, the BCCI congratulated the Indian Cricket Team for registering the first ever Test series win in Australia and reaffirming their No. India were also beaten a year ago, despite Kohli's stellar returns as he conquered the weaknesses that had seen him average 13.40 across five Tests in England in 2014.

Sports Luke Rockhold Moving Up to Get After 'Princess' Jon Jones
Author: 0 Luke Rockhold Moving Up to Get After 'Princess' Jon Jones

Unfortunately, the rematch didn't go anything like the first fight and Gustafsson suffered a lopsided loss to Jones in the UFC 232 main event. Jon Jones will fight Anthony Smith at UFC 235, assuming Jones is granted a license from the Nevada State Athletic Commission.

Sports Brewers Trade Outfielder Keon Broxton to the Mets
Author: 0 Brewers Trade Outfielder Keon Broxton to the Mets

Wahl is the one player that has the most experience, with 14 major league appearances under his belt with the Oakland A's and New York Mets . "The addition of Bobby Wahl gives us another power arm in the bullpen", Brewers general manager David Stearns said in a statement.

Sports Deontay Wilder has ignored 'dozens of calls' regarding Anthony Joshua bout
Author: 0 Deontay Wilder has ignored 'dozens of calls' regarding Anthony Joshua bout

Matchroom boxing promoter Barry Hearn has revealed Deontay Wilder has ignored "four emails" and "dozens of phone calls" about making a fight against Anthony Joshua. "I think Tyson Fury is a tricky fight but when you hit him he does tend to fall over although to his credit he gets up again which is remarkable and I've got the greatest respect for him for what's he's done, pulled himself together from the brink, brilliant story, and the most risky is Dillian Whyte".

Sports Timothy Weah: Celtic secure PSG forward on six-month loan
Author: 0 Timothy Weah: Celtic secure PSG forward on six-month loan

Prior to the loan, Weah signed an extention with PSG through 2021, and the French club made it clear that there is no option for Celtic to buy when the six-month loan expires. "He'll add competition to the squad". Albion's sporting and technical director Luke Dowling told the club's official website: "To be fair to Oli, there have been a lot of changes at the club since his arrival which have not helped him".

Sports Broncos Interview Bears Defensive Coordinator Vic Fangio For Head Coach
Author: 0 Broncos Interview Bears Defensive Coordinator Vic Fangio For Head Coach

Bears defensive backs coach Ed Donatell would likely be the in-house favorite, although if Fangio leaves to another team, he could try and bring Donatell with him. The Broncos offensive line improved some this season, despite injuries. Munchank's daughter, son-in-law and grandchild live in the Denver area. It seems unlikely that Elway would consider this as a factor when reviewing Fangio, especially when considering his coaching background, but it could be a reason Elway elects to go with ...

Sports Tsurenko upsets second-seeded Osaka to reach Brisbane final
Author: 0 Tsurenko upsets second-seeded Osaka to reach Brisbane final

Osaka's compatriot Kei Nishikori closed in on his first ATP title in almost three years, beating Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-2 6-2 to move into the title clash. But the world number 27, serving for the championship, was then broken to love to bring Pliskova back into contention, before Tsurenko crumbled again to allow the favourite to level the match.

Sports Goerges halts teenage sensation Andreescu in Auckland final
Author: 0 Goerges halts teenage sensation Andreescu in Auckland final

Qualifier Andreescu, ranked No. 152 in the world before the tournament began, had beaten former world No. 1s Venus Williams and Caroline Wozniacki on her way to the final , but simply ran out of steam as Goerges battled back. "That was the help of my team in the last three years", said Goerges of her improved mental strength. "I don't know what to say right now because Bianca gave me a hard time today".

Sports Saints ticket prices plummet after Cowboys schedule trip to L.A.
Author: 0 Saints ticket prices plummet after Cowboys schedule trip to L.A.

An Eagles-Colts Super Bowl is among the biggest long shots. It also went 170-84 on straight-up National Football League picks during the regular season, ranking inside the top 10 on NFLPickWatch.com. The Saints, the top seed in the NFC, will host the Eagles in New Orleans while the Rams will welcome the Cowboys to LA in the divisional round of the playoffs.

Sports Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa Benched, Replaced by Jalen Hurts in Championship Game Blowout
Author: 0 Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa Benched, Replaced by Jalen Hurts in Championship Game Blowout

The 1897 Penn squad also finished a ideal 15-0. Coach Nick Saban and the Tide (14-1) were looking for a sixth national championship in 10 years, trying to add to an already unprecedented run in the sport. Clemson achieved that Monday night with a poised performance from true freshman quarterback Trevor Lawrence , who stole the spotlight from Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa with his strong, accurate arm and led the Tigers to a 31-16 halftime lead.

Sports India secures landmark Test series win in Australia
Author: 0 India secures landmark Test series win in Australia

This Indian team has done Indian cricket proud. Australia, asked to follow on after conceding a first innings lead of 322 runs on day four, finished 6-0 in their second innings. "More so because for the last 12 months we understand what we have gone through as a team", said Kohli. They took only one wicket lbw in the whole series.

Author: 0 India force rare Australia follow-on in Sydney Test

And India is also the first Asian country to achieve this feat, Hence, we can imagine how proud Anushka is for her husband Virat Kohli and his team members. "You don't experience that anywhere but when you walk out in Test cricket". By then, former Australian skipper Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner will complete their 12-month ban.

Sports Ohio St. hires former 49ers DB coach Jeff Hafley
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In another shake up on the defensive coaching staff, Day has promoted defensive line coach Larry Johnson to associate head coach. Mattison informed the current players as well as the signees on Monday of his intentions. Mattison previously coordinated defenses under Harbaugh's father at Western Michigan from 1985-86, coached Michigan's defensive line from 1992-94 and was the defensive coordinator of the Wolverines from 1995-96.

Sports LaFleur chosen for Green Bay Packers head coach
Author: 0 LaFleur chosen for Green Bay Packers head coach

LaFleur spent the 2017 season as the offensive coordinator for the Los Angeles Rams , but wasn't able to call plays - Rams head coach Sean McVay called plays for Los Angeles. Schefter added the Packers have notified other candidates that they've interviewed that they are out. It is just one element of an offseason of change ahead in Green Bay.

Sports Bulls complete trade with Rockets
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The trade drops the Rockets' luxury-tax bill by approximately $2.6 million this season and opens up a roster spot. The Bulls will waive Carter-Williams, whose contract would've become guaranteed for the season on Monday afternoon, league sources said.

Sports Tenshin Nasukawa Responds To Conor McGregor's Call-Out
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The former featherweight and lightweight champion explained that he wants the fight to be a " mixed martial arts exhibition bout " although the manner of his call-out certainly appears to be more in jest than anything else. . Mayweather earned a reported $9 million for his trip to Japan and now Irish superstar McGregor has tweeted out that he is interested in his own exhibition fight as well.

Sports Manny Machado's wife could lead him to Yankees
Author: 0 Manny Machado's wife could lead him to Yankees

However, general manager Brian Cashman says the team is interested in seeing what Tulowitzki has to offer. Gregorius had right elbow surgery on October 17 and is not expected to return until summer. Any possible clue of Harper - and infielder Manny Machado's - intent has been scrutinized to the nth degree, which Instagram posts they like, who the superstars rang in the new year with or how long they spend in a given city.

Sports Kawhi Leonard and Gregg Popovich shared a special moment after final whistle
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard and Gregg Popovich shared a special moment after final whistle

We can't wait for tonight's game. Leonard scored 21 points on 8-for-13 shooting, but the anger the Spurs' fans showered on him seemed to impact the MVP candidate. Gregg Popovich once sought out Scottie Pippen in hopes of instilling the Hall of Famer's influence into Kawhi Leonard's game. In one of his first tweets after the trade to San Antonio, DeRozan might have had this game in mind.

Sports Price leads Canadiens over Canucks 2-0; Vancouver loses Pettersson to injury
Author: 0 Price leads Canadiens over Canucks 2-0; Vancouver loses Pettersson to injury

Julien said Price's play gives the Canadiens confidence, but he cautioned: "Hopefully, not confidence to the degree that we're going to get sloppy in front of him, which we were at times tonight". Markstrom, who was 8-1-0 in December to get Vancouver back into the playoff hunt, kept his team within two when he stopped Kasperi Kapanen and Ozhiganov off the rush before Patrick Marleau's third attempt was deflected out of play.

Sports Another muscle injury for Real Madrid's Toni Kroos
Author: 0 Another muscle injury for Real Madrid's Toni Kroos

Madrid fell behind in the third minute when Willian Jose converted a penalty following a foul by Casemiro on Mikel Merino. Lucas Vázquez's sending-off was very harsh. "I've always supported VAR, but this leaves you with your head in your hands". They were brought straight back down to earth on Thursday with a 2-2 draw away to Villarreal, with another disappointing Liga Santander performance and although the fans in the Bernabeu will be shown their latest trophy ahead of Sunday's game, ...

Sports NewsAlert: Canadian teen Bianca Andreescu stuns Wozniacki
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Andreescu is now into the semi-finals after beating seven-time grand slam champion Venus 6-7 (1) 6-1, 6-3. The 18-year-old is riding high just a day after the biggest win of her career, a stunning 6-4, 6-4 victory on Thursday over world No.

Sports Ravens Fans Brawl As Baltimore Gets Eliminated from the Playoffs
Author: 0 Ravens Fans Brawl As Baltimore Gets Eliminated from the Playoffs

The Ravens definitely got off to a bad start lagging far behind the Chargers and ended the third quarter down 9 points, leaving the Chargers in the lead 12 to 3. But Jackson played so well that Harbaugh stuck with him even after Flacco was healthy and able to return to practice. The first touchdown of the game wasn't scored until the fourth quarter.