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These are three of the key takeaways from the Carolina Panthers first preseason game. The second-team defense was a little less fired up, allowing holes to open up for Houston's running backs to get through easily (although to be fair, their first team line was still in).
  • Jarvis Landry Investigated For Domestic Battery

    Jarvis Landry Investigated For Domestic Battery

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    After not deciding to drop the case, the Fort Lauderdale police department forwarded it to the Broward County State Attorney's Office. In a statement released by Landry's sports management firm, his girlfriend Estrella Cerqueira said that the pair "had a vocal disagreement" in March.
  • Italy's Sara Errani slammed with two-month doping ban

    Italy's Sara Errani slammed with two-month doping ban

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    She was found to have committed an Anti-Doping Rule Violation under Article 2.1 of the Programme with traces of letrozole, which is an aromatase inhibitor that is included under section S4 (Hormone and Metabolic Modulators) of the 2017 WADA Prohibited List in her urine sample.
  • Australian gold medalist Betty Cuthbert dies from multiple sclerosis

    Australian gold medalist Betty Cuthbert dies from multiple sclerosis

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    Although injury denied her further glory at the 1960 Games, she won gold in the sprint relay at the 1962 Commonwealth Games in Perth, before landing the 400m at the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo. "It was this faith that kept her going for so long and through the most hard times", said Marlene Matthews, Cuthbert's greatest Australian rival. "She was a most modest champion".
  • Alexis will stay at Arsenal: Wenger

    Alexis will stay at Arsenal: Wenger

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    Thibaut was one of our penalty takers and he has missed it". "We had some hard moments at the start of the second half but after that we dominated". "Physically he is naturally very strong", Wenger said of Kolasinac, who was a free recruit after being out of contract at Schalke. We have seen the desire on both part of the field, but nothing happened until the 80th minute of the match.
  • Olivier keeps South Africa in fourth Test hunt

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    Although there are still two days remaining in the game, an overnight declaration is not out of the question. Moeen recaptured the momentum from a tiring South African attack, however, and England will be confident of winning the series 3-1 with a substantial lead to play with.
  • Serena Williams Held 1950s-Themed Baby Shower, Ciara, La La Among Guests

    Serena Williams Held 1950s-Themed Baby Shower, Ciara, La La Among Guests

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    According to E Online , the her 1950s-themed celebration took place at West Palm Beach's Nick's 50's Diner , which they turned into The Baby O' Diner ( a spin-off Williams' fiancé Alex Ohanian ). And Williams, 35, has quite the girl squad! The tennis champion is expecting with fiance and Reddit founder Alexis Ohanian . She conducted a full interview with the publication about her pregnancy, revealing that she took a pregnancy test as a "joke" while training for the Australian Open in ...
  • Mauricio Pochettino hopeful over Kieran Trippier injury

    Mauricio Pochettino hopeful over Kieran Trippier injury

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    Pochettino spoke to Morata about a move to Spurs two years ago and said the Spain global was deterred by the presence of the prolific Kane at White Hart Lane. We are looking at different positions in the team and trying to bring the right profile of player. Spurs have identified the right-back position as an area that requires strengthening, and Sky sources understand they have considered making a move for Hoffenheim's Jeremy Toljan after cooling their interest in Porto's Ricardo Perreira.
  • Tense Curry hits respectable 74 on pro golf debut

    Tense Curry hits respectable 74 on pro golf debut

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    Curry, who finished 3rd last month at the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship, tees off in the second round at 11:15 a.m. PDT on Friday. Not quite as spot-on as those signature pregame tunnel shots at Oracle Arena or the jaw-dropping, buzzer-beating 3-pointers from way, way back.
  • Vijender Singh beats China's Zulpikar Maimaitiali, returns title amid stand-off in Doklam

    Vijender Singh beats China's Zulpikar Maimaitiali, returns title amid stand-off in Doklam

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    Indian boxing star Vijender Singh asserted on Wednesday that he is confident of beating Zulpikar Maimaitiali of China in their double title fight on August 5 and maintain his all-win record. "In pro boxing, eight fights is still the beginning of the journey". He's young (23) and a strong kid, that is true. "If he is going to be aggressive, I will react accordingly", the Indian boxer said.
  • Chelsea's £50m Virgil van Dijk bid

    Chelsea's £50m Virgil van Dijk bid

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    Despite being linked with Naby Keita and Virgil Van Dijk throughout the summer, Mohammed Salah remains Liverpool's only major signing. But now that Antonio Conte is reportedly keen on signing Van Dijk, Liverpool fans are panicking about their transfer business.
  • Victorious return to United States for Sharapova at Stanford after thigh injury

    Victorious return to United States for Sharapova at Stanford after thigh injury

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    The tennis star issued a statement Thursday morning explaining that pain in her left forearm would force her to miss the WTA Tour's only Canadian stop. Sharapova said the injury happened during her Monday night victory over Jennifer Brady . "She has so many fans which was evident by the support she received here on Monday night".
  • Steph Curry: 'My head was spinning' after Web.com practice round

    Steph Curry: 'My head was spinning' after Web.com practice round

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    While the odds of him winning aren't exactly favorable at 3,000-1, Curry is just thrilled to be invited to play and will give the tournament all he's got. "So he's got me doing that dance", Curry said. "I'm staying realistic", he told ESPN about the tournament. Which, going by conventional wisdom, has him missing the weekend.
  • Suns will host Australian NBL team Brisbane Bullets on October 13

    Suns will host Australian NBL team Brisbane Bullets on October 13

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    Dates for those contests have not yet been announced. "This is massive for Australian basketball and an exciting opportunity for NBA and NBL players to compete together on the same floor", Jazz swingman Ingles said. The NBA has created one of the largest social media communities in the world, with more than 1.3 billion likes and followers globally across all league, team, and player platforms.
  • UCF placekicker gives up eligibility for YouTube videos

    UCF placekicker gives up eligibility for YouTube videos

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    That waiver would allow him to continue to make money on the videos as long as they didn't reference his status as a student-athlete. De La Haye, according to the NCAA , made the decision to quit playing and was ruled ineligible by the school after refusing to separate his account to non-athletic videos in which he could monetize, and athletic-related videos which he could not.
  • Judge Orders FAA To Examine Shrinking Airline Seats

    Judge Orders FAA To Examine Shrinking Airline Seats

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    In response, the FAA said it was "studying the ruling carefully and any potential actions we may take to address the court's findings". For those wondering how your airline of choice compares to others, JetBlue leads the competition for major airlines with 34 inches between each of its seats, according to Business Insider .
  • Paxton, Cruz pace Mariners past Mets, 9-1

    Paxton, Cruz pace Mariners past Mets, 9-1

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    I think it's part of the game, obviously. "It really was. A hard-fought, grind-it-out type". "If everything went right, we could possibly get him back in the mix". One of the problems that led to Gallardo's demotion to the bullpen was his inability to avoid the big inning; somewhere along the way - sometimes early, sometimes later - he'd find trouble that changed the whole outlook of his start.
  • How did Twitter react to Manchester City's preseason thrashing of Tottenham?

    How did Twitter react to Manchester City's preseason thrashing of Tottenham?

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    The two men knew they would be reunited soon after Walker's big-money move to Manchester City , and while the Blues drew first blood, fans should not read too much into Tottenham's heavy defeat. "I think we've pushed a lot to try to train and develop our physical condition". "We can not forget which team we played". Fans of both teams responded to Tottenham's preseason thrashing by taking to Twitter to get in on the discussion of the match.
  • Hoffman one ahead of Chappell

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    He had taken the lead with a birdie at 16, but couldn't find a birdie that would have given him more of a cushion at the par-five finishing hole. Vegas's approach from the left bunker in the playoff on the par-5 18th hit the grass just above the sand lip and went through the green.
  • Bill Belichick congratulates 'tough Croatian' Rob Ninkovich on tremendous career

    Bill Belichick congratulates 'tough Croatian' Rob Ninkovich on tremendous career

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    But what Belichick loved the most out of Ninkovich , originally a fifth-round pick from Purdue by the Saints in the 2006 NFL Draft, was his toughness. "Personally, [I] just can't thank you enough for your contributions to the team [and] to the organization", Belichick said. Ninkovich became tearful when addressing defensive coordinator Matt Patricia, thanking Patricia for beliving in him.