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Born Player Nets As Bournemouth Sink Brighton

Born Player Nets As Bournemouth Sink Brighton

His first assist was an example of the flair that has marked him out as a rising star since his teenage years, and there was impressive skill and composure for his second. Bournemouth's win eases the pressure on Howe, who has challenged his players to get up to speed on exactly how to tee-up Defoe. - Jermain Defoe scored his first goal for Bournemouth since May 2001 (5977 days ago), when he was playing alongside Eddie Howe for the Cherries away at Reading . Read More

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Abu Ismail and his associate killed in J&K

Abu Ismail and his associate killed in J&K

This is exactly what General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the south Kashmir-based Victor Force, Major General BS Raju, had to say at the presser held after Ismail's killing in Srinagar on Thursday. He said police, army and CRPF had received specific information about movement of Abu Ismail. The Amarnath attack had left eight people dead and injured at least 18 on July 10. Read More

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Pakistan beats World XI, wins series

Pakistan beats World XI, wins series

With the series ending on a successful note, Pakistan have taken another step towards hosting global games on regular basis with the World XI players and support staffs deserving a lot of credit. For Pakistan , pacer Hasan Ali was the most successful bowler with two wickets for 28 while Rumman Raees, Usman Khan Shinwari and Imad Wasim claimed one wicket each. Read More

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We deserve our first points of the season - Bilic

We deserve our first points of the season - Bilic

Allen made 190 league appearances for West Ham , scoring 25 goals, and also played for Queens Park Rangers, Portsmouth and Southend United. "We knew with three players up front they would always cause problems". "I really have a feeling, and I see the players, we trained here yesterday and the day before, we like it more and more", he said. Just as they seemed to be stretching West Ham , they nearly shot themselves in the foot as Zanka sliced an attempted clearance just wide of his own goal. Read More

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Michael Owen reveals why Newcastle will struggle against Swansea

Michael Owen reveals why Newcastle will struggle against Swansea

It may be recalled here that Bony returned to Swansea for £12m from Manchester City . Those two additions should strengthen this Swansea side, and they could make their debuts against a Newcastle side who endured a hard transfer window. He said, "I really fear for Newcastle this season and the signs from manager Rafa Benitez aren't good, I expect the Magpies to struggle at the Liberty Stadium , with Paul Clement doing brilliant work in the closing stages of the summer transfer window". Read More

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€40m winger: 'Liverpool the only club for me'

€40m winger: 'Liverpool the only club for me'

Meanwhile, Alex Oxlade Chamberlain is expected to make his debut for Liverpool on Saturday, September 9, in their tie at Manchester City . The England global told Sky Sports' Goals on Sunday show back in October 2016 that he was unhappy with his lack of game time with the Gunners, per Sky Sports' Patrick Surlis. Read More

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Liverpool: was Mané's red card correct?

Liverpool: was Mané's red card correct?

Gabriel Jesus headed in a second in the fifth minute of added-on time and when he made it 3-0 eight minutes into the second half, it was nearly a surprise City restricted themselves to only two more . "I think he's got it wrong". Kane, last season's top scorer in the league, clipped in a second goal from close range in the first minute of the second half. Read More

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No One Believes in Barcelona Anymore, But That Doesn't Bother Lionel Messi

No One Believes in Barcelona Anymore, But That Doesn't Bother Lionel Messi

Today, in a 5-0 win over Espanyol , was the first time Los Cules looked like a title team, even if most of it was Lionel Messi taking his ability and execution up a notch, finishing with an effortless hat trick. The Camp Nou faithfuls were given the first look of the 20-year-old. Barca is now four points clear of Real Madrid - after Zinedine Zidane's side drew with Levante earlier. Read More

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Ezekiel Elliott's 6-Game Suspension Reportedly Upheld by Arbitrator After Appeal

Ezekiel Elliott's 6-Game Suspension Reportedly Upheld by Arbitrator After Appeal

Past year a federal appeals court upheld Brady's four-game suspension for his alleged role in the Deflategate scandal, with the ruling largely made on the basis of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell having broad disciplinary power. It's expected that Henderson's ruling on Elliott's suspension will arrive before the close of business Tuesday, the deadline for which Elliott's salary status for Week 1 would need be determined. Read More

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Colts remove Andrew Luck from PUP list

Colts remove Andrew Luck from PUP list

Had Luck remained on the PUP list, he would've been required to sit out at least the first six weeks of the season. A more likely scenario has backup Scott Tolzien starting against the Rams and Luck being ready for the week 2 home opener against the Arizona Cardinals or week 3 against Cleveland. Read More

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Truex Jr. Qualifies 2nd, Jones 10th for Southern 500

Truex Jr. Qualifies 2nd, Jones 10th for Southern 500

Darlington Raceway is something everyone should at least try to experience it one time , Sprenger added. Truex didn't have the dominant vehicle in the first two stages, but he won both, despite leading just 34 of the first 200 laps. Martin won 40 Cup races but never won the title. "Glad we were able to clear him coming out of (turn) four or it could've been a lot more exciting". Read More

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Denny Hamlin wins Bojangles Southern 500

Denny Hamlin wins Bojangles Southern 500

Steam rose from his auto and sweat poured from Martin Truex Jr .'s face, while Denny Hamlin celebrated a Southern 500 victory Sunday night with a burnout. It was the seventh time in 25 races this season that Truex Jr. has qualified in the No. 2 position. Hamlin celebrated his win, while Truex had to settle for eighth. Read More

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Hamlin Victorious as Truex Claims Regular Season Championship

Hamlin Victorious as Truex Claims Regular Season Championship

This energy is like nowhere else we get to see, apart from maybe Silverstone. "So it's much different, although the last race here was kind of like the old days". Hamlin has had a good year at the tracks he's traditionally done well at this year, so look for that to continue tonight. Kasey Kahne (1, 5), Austin Dillon (1, 5), Chase Elliott (94 points ahead of Clint Bowyer on the cutoff line, 2 playoff points), Matt Kenseth (+92, 3), Jamie McMurray (+91, 0). Read More

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Standings, bubble drivers entering final regular-season race — NASCAR playoffs

Standings, bubble drivers entering final regular-season race — NASCAR playoffs

The win was Hamlin's second win of the 2017 Monster Energy Cup Series season and second at historic Darlington, NASCAR's oldest superspeedway that's hosted premier division races since 1950. Darlington, a track where he has a 9.5 average finish over the past two races , is a ideal place to show off. Kahne also led 23 laps here in 2015 before wrecking out, showing he has speed here with Hendrick Motorsports even during a down cycle for his career. Read More

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UCLA stuns Aggies with 34-point comeback

UCLA stuns Aggies with 34-point comeback

Texas A&M's first touch moved 75 yards in 11 snaps, capped by a 5-yard Keith Ford run. This is on top of another rushing touchdown he scored in the first quarter. They were also without starting quarterback Nick Starkel for most of the second half after he suffered an apparent ankle injury, and Kellen Mond took over. Read More

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Texas A&M is destroying UCLA and celebrating accordingly

Texas A&M is destroying UCLA and celebrating accordingly

Rosen finished the game with a career-high 491 yards of 35-of-58 passing, while finding the endzone four times. The game was a tale of two halves as the Aggies used a strong running game to run roughshod on the Bruins. Coach Sumlin will elect to go with either senior Jake Hubenak, redshirt freshman Nick Starkel , or true freshman Kellen Mond . Wilson led the group with 15 catches for 208 yards. Read More

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