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In this March 4, 2017 file photo, Spain's Rafael Nadal serves the ball during the final of the Mexican Tennis Open in Acapulco, Mexico. "Unfortunately, the injury I suffered in Acapulco before starting the tournament is in the same area as the one suffered in Melbourne", he posted on Facebook today.
  • Russia could be reinstated to IOC in coming days: Russian IOC member

    Russia could be reinstated to IOC in coming days: Russian IOC member

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    Alexander Krushelnitzky, a curler who tested positive for meldonium, had to return his bronze in the medal mixed doubles curling category, and bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva was tested positive for trimetazidine. The sanctions stemmed from what the Switzerland-based IOC called a systemic and historic nationwide doping programme, one that Olympic officials believe was supported by the Russian government.
  • First male gymnast alleges Larry Nassar abused him

    First male gymnast alleges Larry Nassar abused him

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    At Nassar's sentencing hearing, Raisman had pointedly asked why representatives from the US Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics were not present and had not taken action against the doctor sooner, given what they had known of his behavior.
  • Davis, Pelicans rally past Spurs after Aldridge injury

    Davis, Pelicans rally past Spurs after Aldridge injury

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    San Antonio forward LaMarcus Aldridge's double-digit scoring streak of 59 games came to an end when he scored just eight points and sustained a right ankle sprain that kept him out of the second half. The team did not immediately disclose how long Aldridge will be out. San Antonio has now lost five of their last games and finished the month of February with just a disappointing 2-7 record.
  • Virginia slips past Louisville on buzzer-beater

    Virginia slips past Louisville on buzzer-beater

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    Junior forward Deng Adel scored 18 points while Ray Spalding added 16 points and nine rebounds and Quentin Snider contributed 13 points for Louisville (19-11, 9-8), which lost for the sixth time in its last nine games. The Louisville Cardinals had a chance to secure a win vs. Louisville led by as many as 13 points in the first half on its way to a 32-26 intermission advantage.
  • Russian Federation deemed compliant by IOC

    Russian Federation deemed compliant by IOC

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    OAR curler Aleksandr Krushelnitckii - who won bronze alongside wife Anastasia Bryzgalova - and bobsleigh pilot Nadezhda Sergeeva were disqualified from the Games after failing drugs tests, but the IOC vowed to lift Russia's Olympic ban if there were no further doping violations committed by athletes who competed in Pyeongchang.
  • Ross Taylor ruled out of third ODI, Kane Williamson cleared to play

    Ross Taylor ruled out of third ODI, Kane Williamson cleared to play

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    Having relinquished a 1-0 lead there is good news for the Black Caps, who left the second ODI sweating on the fitness of their captain, Kane Williamson, and first-ODI centurion, Ross Taylor. England are now touring England where they were square-off against the Kiwis in 5 ODIs and 2 Test matches. "That's a decision we've not agreed yet", said Root.
  • Wegner admits Arsenal are going through a

    Wegner admits Arsenal are going through a "difficult period"

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    Arsenal had shipped three goals to the Premier League leaders in the first 45 minutes as they wilted under sustained pressure from Pep Guardiola's side. When your confidence is not at the best, the first thing that goes is your fluidity in the movement, the spontaneous side of the game. After that, in the second half we came out and dominated well in the first 20 minutes.
  • Liverpool Are Eyeing A Move For ANOTHER Southampton Player

    Liverpool Are Eyeing A Move For ANOTHER Southampton Player

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    At the moment, we are in a good way so everything is possible. The quality we have in our team is unbelievable. The 28-year-old has been a nuisance for Liverpool before, famously scoring twice for Crystal Palace in the 3-3 draw which dealt the Reds a final blow in the 2013/14 title race.
  • Atletico Madrid Close Gap on Barcelona

    Atletico Madrid Close Gap on Barcelona

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    Barcelona were held to a 1-1 draw at relegation-fighting Las Palmas on Thursday in an unexpected setback that left them with a five-point lead in La Liga ahead of their top-of-the-table showdown with Atletico Madrid this weekend. But the forward did not have long to wait. Griezmann opened the score for his team after 25 minutes as he received the ball from Koke and went one on one with the opponent's goalkeeper to make the score 1-0.
  • OG&E Crews Who Restored Puerto Rico Power Back Home

    OG&E Crews Who Restored Puerto Rico Power Back Home

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    Maria exacerbated a decade-long financial crisis in Puerto Rico , which culminated in May with the island filing the largest bankruptcy in USA government history. DTE crews have been in Puerto Rico for the past month. She got the spotlight. According to Castonguay, the devastation on Puerto Rico resembles the destruction caused by hurricanes that have hit the coastal U.S.
  • 'Beast from the East' brings snow and chaos to Britain

    'Beast from the East' brings snow and chaos to Britain

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    Hundreds of schools in Scotland have already announced they will close on Wednesday as a preemptive measure. The Met Office has upgraded its weather warning to amber in some parts of Northern Ireland. The warning, which is in force from 10.40am to 4pm, states: "Frequent heavy snow showers will continue for much of today". "We haven't had a red severe weather warning for snow issued since 2013 and we've had two in consecutive days".
  • Oosthuizen leads WGC Mexico Championship

    Oosthuizen leads WGC Mexico Championship

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    Oosthuizen was flawless at Club de Golf Chapultepec, holing an eagle and five birdies as he posted his lowest round at any of the four World Golf Championships. "It's all about the ball flight you put on it". Rahm will be playing in the World Championships-Mexico Championship, which will be held in Naucalpan March 1 to 4.
  • Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz Preview

    Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz Preview

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    I had all the excuses in the world after the first one [got canceled] to run away from this fight. The only problem I have is not being able to determine in which round I will score the knockout in those 12 rounds. He's got to deal with Parker first on March 31, it's a tough fight. You can't be a three or four-time heavyweight champion if you don't lose. He's never faced nobody with the pedigree with the killer instinct that I have inside of me.
  • Unchanged Aussies to face Proteas in first Test

    Unchanged Aussies to face Proteas in first Test

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    This one may not play out at breakneck speed, but that's still unlikely to calm a frequently fierce contest. A series win for the Proteas will ensure they finish second on the ICC Test rankings at the 3 April cut-off date, but more importantly, it would be the first time a South African team has beaten Australia in a series at home.
  • Louis van Gaal hits out at Jose Mourinho's treatment of Bastian Schweinsteiger

    Louis van Gaal hits out at Jose Mourinho's treatment of Bastian Schweinsteiger

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    Van Gaal brought Schweinsteiger to Manchester United in July 2015 but in his first season struggled to adjust to the intensity of English football. Still, his body was not able to keep up with the high demands of the Premier League . The Dutchman was removed from his post as United manager hours after guiding the club to FA Cup success in May 2016. " Manchester United , the last team I coached, are a commercial club, Bayern are totally different", he said.
  • Barca limps to Las Palmas draw with Atleti looming

    Barca limps to Las Palmas draw with Atleti looming

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    It was an invisible penalty. Even after Calleri's equaliser, however, the visitors had 42 minutes to find a victor and, in truth, they created little. The Argentine forward sidefooted the spot kick into the top corner after stand-in defender Lucas Digne was judged to have handled the ball after it hit the post, the first time Barca have given away a spot kick in the league for over two years.
  • Ronda Rousey makes WWE debut, puts Triple H through a table

    Ronda Rousey makes WWE debut, puts Triple H through a table

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    The jacket which Rousey wore during this appearance belonged to "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, Canadian professional wrestler who had given Rousey the blessing to use his nickname "Rowdy". Reuters/Ricardo MoraesRonda Rousey has officially signed her WWE contract after putting Triple H through a table . Shayna Baszler has left a path of destruction in her wake over the past few months and even though she failed to pick up the NXT Women's title in Philadelphia, she definitely left her mark on the ...
  • Vijay Hazare Trophy 2018: Players to look out for

    Vijay Hazare Trophy 2018: Players to look out for

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    The 27-year-old's dream run started from November where he scored 1000 runs in a month to become the first Indian to score 1000 FC runs in a calendar month. Therefore, to make it a contest, Saurashtra will have to get into the Karnataka middle-order at the earliest. In reply, Saurashtra were reduced to 15/2 in the third over, before skipper Pujara and Avi Barot (30, 43b, 4×4) added 62 runs for the third wicket.