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Ronaldo's achieved his first hat trick of the season in the 80th, off a spilled save by goalkeeper Geronimo Rulli . "He's extra motivated this season", coach Zinedine Zidane said of Ronaldo in Friday's pre-match press conference . They have also been knocked out of the Copa del Rey and they face the daunting task of Paris-Saint Germain in the knockout stages of the Champions League.
  • Russian athletes file suit urging IOC invitation to Olympic

    Russian athletes file suit urging IOC invitation to Olympic

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    Separately 28 Russians have had Olympic life bans in connection with doping practices overturned by CAS. We recall, on February 1, the Sports Arbitration Court (CAS) satisfied the appeal of 28 Russian athletes to the decision of the International Olympic Committee, which suspended them from the Olympics .
  • What to watch tonight in PyeongChang: Figure skating team event begins

    What to watch tonight in PyeongChang: Figure skating team event begins

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    The team event continues with the ice dance short program, the women's short program and pairs free skate. On Ice is based on him. Asked earlier in the week whether the upside-down timetable was a concern, Chen insisted not, explaining that he and Rippon, who train on the same rink with the same coach (Rafael Arutyunyan), typically meet for early morning practices.
  • Riyad Mahrez rejects AWOL claims on return to Leicester training

    Riyad Mahrez rejects AWOL claims on return to Leicester training

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    Guardiola said: "We'll have 18 players, (including) on the bench , so Gary Neville can be happy". According to Sky, Mahrez has been hit with a £240,000 (S$440,000) fine for failing to report to training over the past week. City could return with a bid for Mahrez in the summer, and City boss Pep Guardiola described him on Friday as an "extraordinary player". To be in a good rhythm, everyone has to be in the right positions and they are so risky on the counter-attack.
  • Mou: Zlatan nearing Man United return

    Mou: Zlatan nearing Man United return

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    Meanwhile, Joselu could return for Newcastle after the Spanish striker missed the trip to Crystal Palace through illness, while Slovakian goalkeeper Martin Dubravka and on-loan Leicester forward Islam Slimani could make their debuts after arriving at the club on transfer deadline day last month.
  • Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham boss says 'process' is about more than titles

    Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham boss says 'process' is about more than titles

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    Mauricio Pochettino believes taking positive results from a string of such high-profile matches can only be good for his players' confidence as they look to secure a top-four finish of their own. Everton bounced back from a humiliating 5-1 defeat at Arsenal with Gylfi Sigurdsson, Oumar Niasse and Tom Davies on target in a straightforward 3-1 win over Crystal Palace at Goodison Park.
  • Chelsea must take collective responsibility for slump: Conte

    Chelsea must take collective responsibility for slump: Conte

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    Antonio Conte has serious concerns over the injury that has sidelined Álvaro Morata and can not put a time frame on when the Chelsea striker will return to action. 'He is an important player and he is having a fantastic season'. Andreas Christensen trained alone at Cobham on Friday, but Chelsea remain hopeful he could be fit.
  • Morata hints at Real Madrid return

    Morata hints at Real Madrid return

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    Morata had been struggling to feature regularly in Real Madrid's starting eleven after returning to the club from Juventus in 2016 and was keen to leave the Bernabeu. "We are struggling a lot to find a solution to solve the pain in his back". For this reason, I am a bit anxious. "And I'm very happy here", he said. Giroud was roped in by Conte from Arsenal after the club let go off Michy Batshuayi who signed for Borussia Dortmund on loan till the end of the season.
  • Jon Lester has a new Cubs teammate: Yu Darvish

    Jon Lester has a new Cubs teammate: Yu Darvish

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    After a 103-win 2016 season that culminated in a World Series title, the Cubs won 11 fewer games previous year and lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL Championship Series, but will enter 2018 with a projected rotation of Darvish , Jon Lester , Jose Quintana , Kyle Hendricks and Tyler Chatwood , which will rank among the best in the league.
  • Serena won't play singles in return to court

    Serena won't play singles in return to court

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    Williams heads a powerful USA team that includes her elder sister, and eighth-ranked, Venus, world number 17 CoCo Vandeweghe as well as world number 62 Lauren Davis. Venus Williams will play Arantxa Rus and Coco Vandeweghe will face Richel Hogerkamp during Saturday's singles matches. "We saw her play an exhibition at the end of last year, but this is a great way for her to start the year and get a couple matches or a match behind her".
  • Russian athletes may appeal CAS ruling in Swiss court

    Russian athletes may appeal CAS ruling in Swiss court

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    Last week, in assessing the landscape of Russian athletes from Sochi 2014, 28 were cleared of misconduct and 11 liberated of life bans the International Olympic Committee had sought to impose. The court ruled the International Olympic Committee had the right to block the team personnel, calling it an "eligibility decision". Russian officials are upset that Ahn, biathlete Anton Shipulin and other top competitors have been excluded and their appeals rejected.
  • Carson Wentz Announces Engagement to Girlfriend Madison Oberg

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    Triumphant Philly Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz proposed to his girlfriend hours after winning his team won the Super Bowl . Wentz announced the news on Twitter , giving a shout out to God (naturally) and offering up the grammatically questionable "Now Maddie and I both got us a ring".
  • LeBron James Says There's 'No Shade' on Anyone After Cavaliers Trades

    LeBron James Says There's 'No Shade' on Anyone After Cavaliers Trades

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    I'm still in Cleveland working on all these trades. The win off the heels of their massive trade deadline probably went better than general manager Koby Altman had hoped. "I would have liked to have seen Cleveland keep their own first rounder and either make the trade bigger by including another contract or somehow swapping out this year's first for a future one".
  • Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl Parade Photo Roundup

    Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl Parade Photo Roundup

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    At this point though, it seems the City of Philadelphia relishes in the underdog role when it is presented to them. Prior to putting that video up, Hart also showed that he did more than just drink and celebrate the Eagles winning the Super Bowl over the last 36 hours.
  • North Korea stages show of force with new missiles during parade

    North Korea stages show of force with new missiles during parade

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    At a VIP reception before the opening ceremony , Mr Pence and Kim Yong Nam were in the same room, according to Jarrod Agen, his deputy chief of staff, but Mr Pence "did not come across the North Korean delegation" at the event. At the same time, the vice president has deliberately left the door open to a possible encounter with North Korean officials expected to be in attendance.
  • Alexis: Man Utd the biggest in England

    Alexis: Man Utd the biggest in England

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    The Chilean had made his intention to leave the club, and was almost sold to Manchester City on deadline day back in the summer, but ended up having to stay put, and his performances from that point onwards were questioned. Pep Guardiola's side knowingly wanted to bolster their attacking ranks, with Sanchez apparently keen to work under his old Barcelona manager. You can't please everyone.
  • No Olympic truce for US, North Korea in Pyeongchang

    No Olympic truce for US, North Korea in Pyeongchang

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    South Korean President Moon Jae-in (left) shakes hands with Ri Son Gwon, chairman of the North Korea's agency that deals with inter-Korean affairs, as Kim Yo Jong (right), sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , watches before a meeting at the presidential house in Seoul, South Korea .
  • Dahlmeier of Germany wins women's biathlon 7.5km sprint at PyeongChang Olympics

    Dahlmeier of Germany wins women's biathlon 7.5km sprint at PyeongChang Olympics

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    Look for Laura Dahlmeier ( Germany ) to compete for the gold. She crossed the line two minutes and 45.4 seconds behind gold medalist Laura Dahlmeier of Germany, one of the few women among the field of 87 to clean all 10 targets. The Norwegian would win it by a mere 1.6 seconds to claim her country's first Olympic medal in the event. It was a miserable start for the Americans.
  • Koreans march together at Winter Olympics

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    A display from the 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea . Country representatives, including host country President President Moon Jae-in and U.S. Kim Yo Jong and her entourage, including Kim Yong Nam, North Korea's ceremonial head of state, attended the opening ceremonies Friday and are expected to stay in South Korea through Sunday.
  • Sweden takes home first gold medal of the 2018 Winter Olympics

    Sweden takes home first gold medal of the 2018 Winter Olympics

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    All Marit Bjorgen needed was one event. Kalla came first in a time of 40 minutes and 44.9 seconds in the discipline which combines 7.5 km classic and 7.5 km freestyle skiing. The Dutch Olympic team had a record-breaking Olympics four years ago, when it won 24 medals in Sochi, including 23 in long-track speed skating. Three more would put her in sole possession of that title.
  • Mourinho 'confused' by debate over Pogba's position

    Mourinho 'confused' by debate over Pogba's position

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    When people ask his best position: he's a midfield player. Never likely to subscribe to Sam Allardyce's "it's not for me to say" what Wayne Rooney should and shouldn't do, Mourinho has previously spoken out against Paul Scholes when he dared to question whether Pogba was utilised as best as he possibly could.