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The shot clock is just one of a number of changes ratified by the sport's Grand Slam Board during two days of meetings in London this week. It was also used at the recent Next Gen ATP Finals . The replacement lucky loser will receive the remaining 50% plus any additional prize money earned thereafter. The ITF announced several major changes in rules for the upcoming Grand Slam season and for 2019.
  • Mauricio Pochettino Monitoring Erik Lamela Reaction

    Mauricio Pochettino Monitoring Erik Lamela Reaction

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    Rose may be a part of the Tottenham 18 on Tuesday, but long-term injury victim Erik Lamela will once again miss out as he continues his recovery from troublesome hip problems. It's not at all unreasonable to suggest that Rose thinks he's ready to play in the biggest of games and wrest the starting left back position back from Ben Davies .
  • Aston Martin Vantage And Vantage GTE Teased Ahead Of Tomorrow's Unveiling

    Aston Martin Vantage And Vantage GTE Teased Ahead Of Tomorrow's Unveiling

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    It is a bold design and new direction for Aston which could divide fans. The interior matches the striking exterior, with an edgy, free-form design. It uses a Mercedes-AMG 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 engine, front mid-mounted - making 375kW at 6000rpm and 685Nm between 2000-5000rpm. The bump in power from the 430 hp in the current Vantage should see the 0-60 miles per hour time drop to around 4.0 seconds from the current 4.8.
  • WATCH: Martin Truex Jr. stops by

    WATCH: Martin Truex Jr. stops by "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon"

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    In today's race he is competing against Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Brad Keselowski , Martin Truex Jr. Then on September 17 he was slimed at the Chicago Speedway after winning the Tales of the Turtles 400 race. The next win was at the Bank of America 500 at the Charlotte Motor Speedway on Oct. 8. "It came down to not having enough tire when I got to the 78, as I had overused my stuff".
  • Apoel Nicosia v Real Madrid

    Apoel Nicosia v Real Madrid

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    Real Madrid will qualify for the knockout stages of this season's UEFA Champions League if they defeat Cypriot champions APOEL in their penultimate Group H fixture on Tuesday. Goal's Ben Hayward confirmed prior to Saturday's derby that while Real playmaker Mateo Kovacic and goalkeeper Keylor Navas have returned to training, both may require more time to get their fitness back up to scratch.
  • Andrews, Mayfield and Brown finalists for top national awards

    Andrews, Mayfield and Brown finalists for top national awards

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    The Oklahoma quarterback was named one of three finalists for the Maxwell Award for the Collegiate Player of the Year, the Maxwell Football Club announced Monday. Johnson went on to win both honors that year. Saquon Barkley has been named a finalist for the Maxwell Award, and Mike Gesicki has been named a finalist for the John Mackey Award.
  • Pochettino tells Dele Ali to be on his best behaviour

    Pochettino tells Dele Ali to be on his best behaviour

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    A strong result will help Tottenham's collective mind frame going into a must-win match with West Brom on Saturday. "We need to accept sometimes it's against you". We are happy with him because it's important. "The expectation is now to win the Champions League, to win the Premier League ". They have qualified for the round of 16 but Pochettino has no intention of resting any players for tomorrow's encounter.
  • Tony Pulis sacked as West Bromwich head coach

    Tony Pulis sacked as West Bromwich head coach

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    And Allardyce ticks all the boxes having managed a record six clubs in the top flight - Bolton, Blackburn, Sunderland, Newcastle, Palace and West Ham. Chairman John Williams said: "We are in a results business and over the back end of last season and this season to date, ours have been very disappointing".
  • Ramos sits out Real Madrid's trip to APOEL

    Ramos sits out Real Madrid's trip to APOEL

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    Zidane has won two Champions League titles and the league since replacing Rafael Benitez in January 2016 and says he is not feeling under pressure after his side's poor start to the season. The Portuguese has been enjoying midweek action this season, finding the net six times in the Champions League to top the scorer's table ahead of Harry Kane.
  • Izquierdo earns Brighton point in Stoke duel

    Izquierdo earns Brighton point in Stoke duel

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    Things may have turned out differently if Brighton had been awarded a penalty in the first half when Glenn Murray was brought down by Ryan Shawcross . It was a good decision". Just before the halftime whistle, Kurt Zouma regained the lead for the away side, as he won the second ball from a corner and converted it accurately past the goalkeeper.
  • Nationals release 2018 Spring Training schedule

    Nationals release 2018 Spring Training schedule

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    The Red Sox will also host the World Series champion Houston Astros on March 24, and hold a free open house at JetBlue Park on February 17 from 11 a.m.to 3 p.m. The club will once again hold an Open House at JetBlue Park on February 17, from 11 a.m.to 3 p.m. The Red Sox' equipment truck will depart from Fenway Park on February 5.
  • How Serena kept guests from posting photos at wedding

    How Serena kept guests from posting photos at wedding

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    Yes, even Beyoncé's. The superstar songstress just shared a few photos from the wedding event of the year-the nuptials of Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian-at which Bey showed off her swoon-worthy style. Williams was eight weeks pregnant when she won a record 23rd grand slam and announced after the birth that the initials of her daughter's name Alexis Olympia Ohanian were a nod to the Australian Open.
  • Boy Who Wanted Early Christmas Cards Loses His Battle With Cancer

    Boy Who Wanted Early Christmas Cards Loses His Battle With Cancer

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    It was then his mother, Michelle Thompson Simard, set up a heartbreaking GoFundMe page for her son, asking strangers to send Christmas cards as Jacob would most likely not live to see his last festive season. "We'd like people to live life like a penguin, and by that we mean dive into life, find warmth among friends, stay cool and just give to others", Jacob's stepmom Tara Artinyan told CNN, referring to Jacob's favorite penguin poem, "Advice from a Penguin".
  • PCP Officially Bids £300 Million for NUFC

    PCP Officially Bids £300 Million for NUFC

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    Although the sports retail tycoon has been keen to sell Newcastle for most of this year, he did not formally place the club on the market until October when his lawyer announced he hoped to have sold up by Christmas. She caused something of a stir when she was spotted in the crowd for the Magpies' 1-1 Premier League draw with Liverpool at St James' Park in October, and although her presence was initially played down, the situation has developed significantly since.
  • Penn State attendance up 6 percent for 2017

    Penn State attendance up 6 percent for 2017

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    Mike Gesicki caught two touchdown passes. Mikale Wilbon scored on a 24-yard run and De'Mornay Pierson-El hauled in a 22-yard score during the third quarter. The Huskers recovered an onside kick with 1:20 to go and found the end zone again on the game's final play. Franklin could likely say the same about Barkley who's put highlight after highlight on tape in his three seasons.
  • Pochettino Wants Spurs To Beat Dortmund After 'Disappointing' Arsenal Defeat

    Pochettino Wants Spurs To Beat Dortmund After 'Disappointing' Arsenal Defeat

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    Spurs have already qualified for the last 16 of the competition, but the North Londoners still require three points to guarantee top spot in Group H . He also again pointed to the performance of referee Mike Dean as a key factor in their loss at the Emirates Stadium, having criticised the officials after the match for not sending off Granit Xhaka and for allowing the Gunners' goals to stand despite debatable free-kick and offside decisions.
  • Baker Mayfield will not start vs West Virginia

    Baker Mayfield will not start vs West Virginia

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    Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield will NOT start this weekend - and has been stripped of his team captain status - as a result of the junk-grabbing gesture during the Kansas game. Visuals of the incident ripped through the national sports and news cycle Saturday and Sunday and ignited hot debate on social media. "I am a competitive player but what I did was unacceptable so I apologize".
  • Aaron Jones was arrested and now faces marijuana-related charge

    Aaron Jones was arrested and now faces marijuana-related charge

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    Green Bay Packers rookie running back Aaron Jones is facing charges and possible National Football League discipline after an arrest last month during a traffic stop. The report states that Jones admitted to smoking marijuana earlier in the day. No drugs were found in Jones' possession. Aware of the situation.
  • Jeffrey Tambor To Depart 'Transparent' Amid Sexual Harassment Claims

    Jeffrey Tambor To Depart 'Transparent' Amid Sexual Harassment Claims

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    Jeffrey Tambor has exited Transparent . Many interpreted his words to mean that he was leaving the show, which has not been confirmed . "Anything that would diminish the level of respect, safety and inclusion so fundamental to our workplace is completely antithetical to our principles", said Jill Soloway , the show's creator, in a statement .