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It was hardly the fastest effort from the world record holder, but still enough to claim the title comfortably ahead of her closest opponents. World 5000m Outdoors champion Hellen Obiri will take on defending champion Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia in the women's 3000m final as IAAF World Indoor Championships begin today from 8:15pm in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
  • Manchester City outclasses Arsenal again 3-0 in EPL

    Manchester City outclasses Arsenal again 3-0 in EPL

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    In the second half, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang missed a spot kick after Henrikh Mkhitaryan was brought down by Nicolas Otamendi in the box. The Germany winger was simply sensational. Sadly, the team is a joke this season and it should be the end of Wenger... But the veteran manager highlighted City's attacking quality - Leroy Sane was involved in all three goals in a breathtaking display - as Arsenal struggle for belief.
  • A guide to watching the 2018 NFL Combine

    A guide to watching the 2018 NFL Combine

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    I've been surprised many times by what someone looks like up close after watching them on video. I want to see how they present themselves. "[I'm] looking forward to seeing it continue to build". How fast can this guy run a 40? While Robinson would not say where he thinks Rudolph ranks in the pecking order, he did conclude that "he's definitely one of the top guys".
  • Feds charge man with sending powder to Trump Jr., others

    Feds charge man with sending powder to Trump Jr., others

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    The five envelopes were postmarked Boston and each contained a threatening message and a white powdery substance. The criminal complaint against Frisiello states the letter to Donald Trump Jr ., postmarked February 7, contained the computer-written note, "You are an bad, terrible person".
  • Giants GM Gettleman open to trading second NFL draft pick

    Giants GM Gettleman open to trading second NFL draft pick

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    He's been in decline for a couple years, but he does provide a baseline level of competence (or better) for a team that likely has designs on making a quick jump back into the playoff race just a year removed from an 11-5 season. 8 overall, said this notion about teams wasting resources on a running back is hogwash. "But whoever gets me, if it's somebody else and not the Giants, they're going to get a great player and a great leader in the locker room".
  • Theresa May facing crunch Brexit talks ahead of keynote speech

    Theresa May facing crunch Brexit talks ahead of keynote speech

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    Mrs May has said the EU's proposals on Northern Ireland threaten the UK's constitutional integrity. EU President Donald Tusk said today he was "absolutely sure" the bloc's members would accept a draft treaty for Brexit that has stirred anger in London over its provisions for Northern Ireland.
  • Saquon Barkley says it would be 'awesome' if Browns drafted him

    Saquon Barkley says it would be 'awesome' if Browns drafted him

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    There's no guaranteeing that the New York Giants will select Saquon Barkley at No. 2 overall in the 2018 NFL Draft , but the option will be weighed and considered. And recent drafts (see Alvin Kamara to the Saints in last year's third round) and Shurmur's experience in Minnesota have demonstrated that value can be found in later rounds and in roster depth at RB.
  • Don't put Man City on pedestal yet - Kompany

    Don't put Man City on pedestal yet - Kompany

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    My worry is to focus, to get the team ready for tomorrow's game. "... But this year, with Arsenal determined to review their managerial situation at the end of a disappointing season, Jardim's name has emerged as a candidate again". "So I am still amazed that I still have to answer these types of questions". Wenger, who signed a new two-year deal last May, has been in charge since 1996, but Wright believes time is fast running out for the long-serving 68-year-old Frenchman.
  • Real Madrid's Marcelo, Jesus Vallejo return to training ahead of PSG clash

    Real Madrid's Marcelo, Jesus Vallejo return to training ahead of PSG clash

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    Neymar is helped to his feet by Adrien Rabiot during PSG's win over Marseille on Sunday, in which he suffered a twisted ankle and a hairline metatarsal fracture. Neymar will miss this month's friendlies against World Cup hosts Russian Federation and reigning champions Germany, but Lasmar said he expected the star to be back in time for the World Cup.
  • Hosts South Africa keep Aussies in check

    Hosts South Africa keep Aussies in check

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    Smith met his job targets convincingly in the Ashes, with a double-century, two centuries and two half-centuries against England, and 687 runs at an average of 137, both the best in the series by some way. Smith, who had been prolific with the bat in leading Australia to success in the Ashes, scored 56 before feathering a bottom edge off spinner Keshav Maharaj that went through to strike wicketkeeper Quinton de Kock on the shoulder and pop up for AB de Villiers to take the catch.
  • Vance Joseph aims to rebuild Denver Broncos during 2018 offseason

    Vance Joseph aims to rebuild Denver Broncos during 2018 offseason

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    The team is likely to make a run at signing free agent Kirk Cousins , but a deep quarterback class should also give them a handful of quality options to choose from in this year's draft. 1 overall pick, and is expected to use it to select a quarterback from a talented group that includes Southern Cal's Sam Darnold, UCLA's Josh Rosen, Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield and Wyoming's Josh Allen .
  • James Harden explains staredown on Wesley Johnson after sick crossover

    James Harden explains staredown on Wesley Johnson after sick crossover

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    Gordon, who averages almost 15 points per game flourishes off of the drive-and-kick ability of Harden and Paul. "But we wouldn't travel him if we didn't think he'd be ready to play at some point in the trip". Johnson, trying to match the change in gears, ended up falling backward onto the court, leaving Harden without a Clippers player within 10 feet. While physical play dominated the last meeting, both sides kept it classy this time.
  • JR Smith Received A One-Game Suspension From The Cavaliers

    JR Smith Received A One-Game Suspension From The Cavaliers

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    The team didn't get into specifics as to what prompted the suspension, but coach Tyronn Lue said something happened with Smith after the team's shootaround that caused them to make the move. Smith has had a pretty rough 2017-18 season, though he's been playing better as of late. He's averaging 8.3 points per game while shooting 39.2% from the field.
  • Formula One: Vettel agrees with Hamilton over 2018 rivalry assessment

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    Asked if it felt if Mercedes had made another step with the W09, Hamilton said: It definitely will, but it will be the same for everyone. "I don't like testing but today I actually was really keen to get out, obviously because we hadn't had many laps.to get a feel for the tyres and warm-up process and kind of stretch the legs a little bit on this new vehicle".
  • Canadian Air Force drops raft on Florida home, one hurt

    Canadian Air Force drops raft on Florida home, one hurt

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    Turns out what sounded like a bomb was actually an 80-pound inflatable raft crashing through the roof of her home in the 14000 block of Northeast 10th Court. The Royal Canadian Air Force will be helping Rameau with "accommodations and other support", the spokesman told news organizations. "Fortunately, the occupant narrowly escaped disaster and suffered minor injuries", Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Capt.
  • DPRK Willing To Start Direct Talks with US; Nikkei Intimates China's Role

    DPRK Willing To Start Direct Talks with US; Nikkei Intimates China's Role

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    Cho briefed the Democratic Party members on meetings with the North Korean delegation led by Kim Yong-Chol. A senior US administration official said there was no interaction between Ivanka, who was placed next to Moon's wife, and Kim, who was in the row behind her - just two seats away from US General Vincent Brooks, who commands Washington's forces in the South.
  • Good news for depositors! SBI hikes FD rates

    Good news for depositors! SBI hikes FD rates

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    Accordingly, the interest rate on retail term deposits up to Rs 1 crore has gone up to 50 basis points across tenures with immediate effect, India's largest lender said. However, the MCLR itself can be revised every month thus imparting a dynamism to the entire rate structure of a bank. Bond yields have also been rising, putting pressure on the interest rates.
  • Milan-Juventus Italian Cup final

    Milan-Juventus Italian Cup final

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    AC Milan's Patrick Cutrone and team mates celebrate after winning the penalty shootout against Lazio . "It was a night of suffering". Gennaro Gattuso believes that the form AC Milan is on is not down to his qualities as a manager.
  • The Wizards' loss to the Warriors shows why they miss John Wall

    The Wizards' loss to the Warriors shows why they miss John Wall

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    Kerr chuckled when one student pointed and exclaimed, "That's Quinn Cook!" - a two-way point guard recently recalled from the G League and a Largo, Md., native. The first half was a tale of two quarters. His first basket came with under 5½ minutes left in the third quarter. Wizards: Otto Porter Jr . led Washington with 29 points and 10 rebounds.
  • Yana Kunitskaya says Cris Cyborg doesn't have strong knockout power

    Yana Kunitskaya says Cris Cyborg doesn't have strong knockout power

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    She has only lost one fight, her pro MMA career - her debut back in 2005. When asked what she thought about Floyd Mayweather possibly bringing his star-power to the UFC , Cyborg was all for it. Cyborg believes a fight between her and Floyd would end via her making him tap. "I have to slip my head a lot and be fast to catch him". The fight was also a surprise to fans as it appeared that the UFC was building towards a champion-versus-champion fight between Cyborg and UFC women's ...
  • Farewell PyeongChang: The 2018 Winter Olympics in Review

    Farewell PyeongChang: The 2018 Winter Olympics in Review

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    USA snowboarders Chloe Kim, Jamie Anderson, Shaun White and Red Gerard dominated the podium with gold-medal wins all around. "I loved the theatrical elements, the graphic artistry, the music, the technology and history all coming together", said Samuel Landis, a fourth-year branded entertainment student who has always been inspired by the Olympic opening ceremonies growing up.
  • Espanyol defeat sums up Real Madrid's miserable campaign in La Liga

    Espanyol defeat sums up Real Madrid's miserable campaign in La Liga

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    Real Madrid slumped to their fifth La Liga defeat of the season against Espanyol , leaving Sergio Ramos reportedly furious with one of his teammates. "Sometimes you do not understand football". Given even successful Real Madrid managers have not been spared the axe in previous seasons, Zidane's future has been questioned and a last-16 exit to Paris St-Germain in Europe would prompt further scrutiny.