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Sports Saturday's Top 25 roundup: Duke sends Virginia to first loss
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Jones, who suffered a separated shoulder in last Monday's 95-91 overtime loss to Syracuse , was out of the starting lineup for the first time this season. Cam Reddish had nine, Jack White had four, and Marques Bolden had two clutch free throws in the final minute, and that was the entirety of the scoring for the Blue Devils.

Sports Reds acquire, extend Gray on three-year deal
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Over the weekend, the seemingly everlasting rumors about a potential Sonny Gray deal finally came to a close when the Yankees agreed to ship the former All-Star to Cincinnati for prospect Shed Long and a compensatory draft pick. For Williams, the long-term deal was key. Gray and the Yankees settled on a $7.5 million, one-year contract on January 11 that avoided salary arbitration.

Sports Emiliano Sala: Cardiff's new striker who was on missing plane
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The Argentine, who scored 13 goals this season for Nantes to earn his move to Cardiff , failed to report at his new club on Monday night. "This morning, the French research started with one French national navy ship and one aircraft". The manufacturer of the missing aircraft said it had not received any official notification of the incident. Cardiff have been in contact with Sala's family as they wait for news.

Sports National Football League will consider making pass interference calls reviewable
Author: 0 National Football League will consider making pass interference calls reviewable

The Rams running back posted on Instagram a photo of himself and a game official having swapped jerseys, which is something players sometimes do after a game. "You know who you are", CrystalVisionCenter tweeted after the game. On the first drive of overtime, the Saints lost possession after safety John Johnson III picked off Drew Brees' lofty pass meant for wide receiver Michael Thomas .

Sports No. 12 Kentucky holds off No. 14 Auburn 82-80
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It marked the No. 14 Tigers' first loss of the season at Auburn Arena. "This is so hard for these kids", Kentucky coach John Calipari said. ". Proud of our guys". "Great environment tonight", Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl said. Each time the Tigers mounted a charge, United Kingdom had an answer. Kentucky overcame its penchant for disgusting starts by jumping out to an 8-4 lead on the strength of five points by Travis.

Sports Ronaldo pleads guilty to tax fraud, fined $28 million
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His court appearance lasted about 15 minutes as he only needed to sign off on the previously settled agreement. The court had dismissed Ronaldo's request to enter the building directly from the parking lot, which would have allowed him to avoid the media.

Sports Kohli sweeps ICC awards, creates history
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Kohli's 1,322 runs at an average of 55.08 with five centuries in 13 Tests and 1,202 runs at an astounding average of 133.55 with six hundreds in 14 ODIs saw him helm the ICC side in both formats. The highest scorer in both forms of the game in 2018, he was one of only two batsmen to score more than 1,000 runs in Tests and only among three to do so in ODI cricket.

Sports It's inevitable Sarri will be sacked by Chelsea
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Bellerin, who was making his first start after returning from a calf injury, went down clutching his knee while challenging for the ball in the second half and was carried off the pitch on a stretcher. So for now, it sounds like the Chelsea boss has the backing of his players. "I spoke with him also and I wanted to him to be ready for the match [against Chelsea], for the next matches like all the players in the team".

Sports Houston Rockets Trade Carmelo Anthony
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He will become a free agent he his released and clears waivers. A person with direct knowledge of the matter said the Houston Rockets are trading Anthony and an undisclosed amount of cash to the Bulls in a deal that is expected to be completed Tuesday.

Sports Cricket cameo helped Australia’s Ashleigh Barty regain love for tennis
Author: 0 Cricket cameo helped Australia’s Ashleigh Barty regain love for tennis

Sharapova - who has only reached one Slam quarter-final since coming back from her time away from the sport - was defiant about her chances of adding another major title to her collection in future despite her latest setback. The quality of Sunday's match might not have been overwhelmingly high, in terms of pure ball-striking, but the drama was irresistible and the home fans were ecstatic when Barty managed to seal her victory with an ace down the "T".

Sports Huddersfield Town vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report
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He returned to action in mid-December, but Guardiola has taken a cautious approach with the Belgium global. "We've scored a lot of goals". But I'm getting there. The afternoon began ominously for Huddersfield , with a parting message on the stadium's big screen by former manager David Wagner - who left his position on Monday - failing to reach fans because the sound didn't work.

Sports Gracious Federer hails 'better player' Tsitsipas after Australian Open exit
Author: 0 Gracious Federer hails 'better player' Tsitsipas after Australian Open exit

Before going down in the fourth set of Australian Open to Tsitsipas, the Swiss lost to Millman in the fourth round of US Open 2018, Anderson in Wimbledon 2018 quarterfinal and made a decision to skip the French Open 2018. "There's nothing I can describe it to", he said during the post-match interview. 'I think he knows the game. "I've never seen such an extraordinary ability to rise to the occasion and to play the big points well", she added.

Sports Cincinnati Reds acquiring Sonny Gray from Yankees
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Gray actually allowed home runs at his lowest rate since 2015, as well (0.97 HR/9; 13.3% HR/FB) despite pitching more than 40 percent of his innings at the homer-friendly Yankee Stadium. In 2018, Gray threw just 35.1 percent fastballs while throwing 22.8 percent curveballs and just 4.7 percent change-ups. Regardless of how you feel about the level of compensation that the Cincinnati Reds may give up in order to acquire Sonny Gray , you must admire their willingness to continue to try to ...

Sports Plenty on the line in captivating quarter-final — Kvitova v Barty
Author: 0 Plenty on the line in captivating quarter-final — Kvitova v Barty

Ranking at 15 on the world stage, Ash Barty is the sole Aussie singles hope left in the competition. That's the way - you know, it's sport. Russia's Maria Sharapova leaves after losing the match to Australia's Ashleigh Barty . Barty's maturity as a player is continuing to grow. She has two older sisters, Sara and Ali, and is also now an aunty. Coverage: Daily live commentaries on the BBC Sport website, listen to Tennis Breakfast daily from 07:00 GMT on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra ...

Sports Ghanaian midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has joined FC Barcelona
Author: 0 Ghanaian midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng has joined FC Barcelona

A statement on the Catalan club's website called Boateng "a player who is versatile to a fault". The report also claimed that Sassuolo and Barcelona are already in advanced talks for the Ghanaian worldwide. Boateng has spent time all across Europe, donning the shirt of Portsmouth , Tottenham and AC Milan during his career. Since then, he's represented Schalke , Milan (again), Las Palmas , Frankfurt and Sassuolo , who he joined last summer.

Sports Kris Bryant calls St. Louis 'so boring' - and Cardinals players strike back
Author: 0 Kris Bryant calls St. Louis 'so boring' - and Cardinals players strike back

Louis?" In a light-hearted moment at Cubs Convention, Kris Bryant was joking with Ryan Dempster about St. Louis, and he offered his perspective on the city. Bryant, 27, has played his entire career with the Cubs. And that's when the beef really began to simmer. "There should be respect and you should play and compete with respect ...

Sports Kansas City Chiefs scheduled to play in Mexico City again
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The game will be the Bengals' second in London in recent years; the team played the Washington Redskins in 2016. Chiefs fans Justin Golubski and Matthew Cleveland followed through with their trip to Mexico City, even after the game was moved to Los Angeles, and shared the pictures in this story with FOX4.

Sports Angry Zverev bows out to clinical Canadian Raonic
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The German pounded his frame into the court eight times before one final throw away from his chair. The world number four broke former world number three Raonic's formidable serve at the start of the match but then imploded to lose nine straight games in an error-strewn disaster.

Sports Lowry endures Sterne test to win Abu Dhabi Championship
Author: 0 Lowry endures Sterne test to win Abu Dhabi Championship

Beginning with a three-shot advantage, Lowry holed a 15-footer at the first to exchange birdies with Sterne, who also picked up shots over his next two holes to move into a share of the lead. The tournament looked like becoming a two-horse race, with their closest rivals five shots behind at that stage, but the next two holes changed the equations completely.

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Shikhar Dhawan is also not far behind and is at fourth place 952 runs at an average of 45.33. Taylor is New Zealand's second highest run-getter in ODIs behind former captain Stephen Fleming and is the most experienced batsman in their present batting line-up.

Sports New York Knicks: 3 takeaways from London game vs. Wizards
Author: 0 New York Knicks: 3 takeaways from London game vs. Wizards

Noah Vonleh hit a hook shot to give the Knicks back the lead with roughly 30 seconds remaining, and all the team needed was a defensive stand. That left Washington with one last opportunity. The Wizards used a 15-2 run to take back the lead, with Beal and Otto Porter Jr. The Knicks' cause was not helped by the absence of their Turkish player Enes Kanter, who skipped the game in London due to concerns about his safety.

Sports Rashford on same level as Ronaldo, Rooney, says Solskjaer
Author: 0 Rashford on same level as Ronaldo, Rooney, says Solskjaer

It is a pleasure working with him". He finishes, he tries to shoot, he doesn't think twice about it. "But he made the decision and I have to accept it". Today's victory was United's seven on the trot under Solskjaer's stewardship. "As I've said, the win against Brighton on Saturday was our seventh in a row".

Sports Australian Open 2019: Nishikori, Halep, Osaka, Williams sisters all into round 3
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In other early matches, WTA Finals victor Elina Svitolina beat Viktoria Kuzmova 6-4, 6-1 in 67 minutes; No. 13 Anastasija Sevastova beat teenage Canadian qualifier Bianca Andreescu 6-3, 3-6, 6-2; and No. "I'm just trying to feel good on court and to improve day by day". Raonic delivered 39 aces, part of an impressive ratio of 84 total winners to only 44 unforced errors.

Sports Serena edges top seed Halep to reach quarters
Author: 0 Serena edges top seed Halep to reach quarters

After rampaging through the early rounds without dropping a set, the 37-year-old was at least forced to work for her victory by Halep, who on paper is the top-ranked player in the world. I don't know, it's definitely something that's innate. Under severe pressure from the Romanian, and with her movement skills properly tested, she won 6-1 4-6 6-4 in an hour and 47 minutes.

Sports Australian Open: US Open champion Osaka to meet Svitolina
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So furious was he with his form, the 21-year-old had a major temper tantrum in the second set, whacking his racquet into the ground eight times to leave it a crumpled mess. Osaka took that momentum with her, breaking immediately, but she was pegged back in the sixth game with Sevastova requiring six break points to level at 3-3.

Sports How to Watch Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep
Author: 0 How to Watch Serena Williams vs. Simona Halep

It showed that she wasn't just there to play the match, she was there to win". "She played unbelievable tennis and hopefully we'll see many more of her talents back in Melbourne". At least their last meeting was competitive - a three-sets win for Williams in the 2016 US Open quarter-final. "It's going to be a bigger challenge but I'm ready to face it", Halep said in a measured response.

Sports Sean Payton: Saints will 'never get over' blown pass interference call
Author: 0 Sean Payton: Saints will 'never get over' blown pass interference call

Some sportsbooks opened the Rams as small favorites, and other bookmakers made the Super Bowl opening line pick 'em. What appeared to be a pass interference call against the Saints' Tommylee Lewis would have given New Orleans a first down and allowed them the opportunity to run down the clock before kicking a chip-shot field goal.

Sports Barty reaches fourth round with strong win over Sakkari
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The No. 6-seeded Cilic, last year's runner-up at Melbourne Park and the 2014 U.S. Open champion, saved a match point at 7-6 in the fourth-set tiebreaker with a service victor, then watched as Verdasco gave away another chance to win at 8-7 by failing to put a serve in play.

Author: 0 Spider-Cam Narrowly Misses Chair Umpire's Head After Malfunction At Australian Open

The world number 30, an Australian Open victor in 2008, was booed by the crowd Down Under for drawing out a toilet trip for seven minutes after her opponent had sewn up the second set and leveled the match at 1-1. She played nine T20 games in the 2015-16 season for the Brisbane Heat franchise alongside Australia worldwide stars Jess Jonassen and Beth Mooney.

Sports Atletico Madrid Closing In On Presenting Alvaro Morata
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The crux of the deal appears to be Maurizio Sarri , who is the current manager at Chelsea , wanting to reunite with his former striker Higuain, who had a career year at Napoli that earned the Argentina striker a big money move to Juventus after his Real Madrid career seemed to fizzle out.

Sports World No.1 sets up Serena's biggest challenge yet
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The Romanian - who endured a topsy-turvy off-season and went the distance in the first two rounds this week - contested likely her best match since August in dispatching the elder Williams 6-2 6-3. Unlike any of Serena's foes until now, both Venus (with seven) and Halep (with one) have won a major title. Maybe it's a sign that Halep is starting to return to form, as her first couple of matches took place with her fresh off of a back injury.