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Opting to bat first, Team India were struggling for 87/5 in 22 overs at one stage, Pandya and Dhoni then stitched up a crucial 118-run partnership for the sixth wicket to get India back on the track. It was the first match of the five-game ODI series between the two big rivals in worldwide cricket and the Steve Smith-led Australian team clearly had an early advantage.
  • Nothing to pick between Chelsea and Arsenal in tense derby

    Nothing to pick between Chelsea and Arsenal in tense derby

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    On another day a 0-0 draw might've given me a limited shortlist of players to pick for my man of the match but luckily yesterday wasn't a regular boring goalless draw . "When there is a foul continually, they continued to push him, the referee has to use the whistle". "I think Kolasinac was not completely on his feet", Wenger said.
  • Chargers stick with K Younghoe Koo

    Chargers stick with K Younghoe Koo

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    The Dolphins offense came out of the gates misfiring, and it never really picked up as the game went on. The Dolphins linebacker was dealing with the issue Saturday, and the team decided he shouldn't play against the Chargers on Sunday. This team does not have any obvious weaknesses. "That's what this game is all about". For instance, Rivers, on a crucial third-down attempt in the fourth quarter, completed a pass to Tyrell Williams up the middle.
  • Bernie on Hillary's Criticism: I Worked Hard to Get Her Elected

    Bernie on Hillary's Criticism: I Worked Hard to Get Her Elected

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    The California senator said all Americans should be offended by the "vindictive and candidly unsafe messages" the president sends. "If that woman, that immigrant, that Muslim, that African-American, if they get ahead, that's coming from me", she said the president insinuated to white males.
  • Lukaku ruins Rooney's return to Old Trafford

    Lukaku ruins Rooney's return to Old Trafford

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    Maybe they created more than us but after half time we got two, two on ones against De Gea and did everything to score a goal. United took the lead when Antonio Valencia produced a superb strike from the edge of the area on four minutes, connecting with Nemanja Matic's pass on the bounce to power the ball past Jordan Pickford .
  • 'Liverpool no better under Klopp than they were under Rodgers'

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    Following Leicester's Carabao Cup clash, they face Jurgen Klopp's side again in the English top flight at the King Power Stadium. The Reds have only managed to win one of their last five League Cup encounters against Premier League opposition (D1 L3), losing both semi-final legs against Southampton last season.
  • Washington Nationals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - 9/17/17 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction

    Washington Nationals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - 9/17/17 MLB Pick, Odds, and Prediction

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    LHP Clayton Kershaw (17-3, 2.12 ERA) and Phillies RHP Nick Pivetta (5-10, 6.75) meet in Monday's matchup. Strasburg should get the job done for us in this spot. "Got the guys together in dugout and did a little 3-2-1, 1-2-3 fight, fight team, go fight win". "You can see the conviction behind every play and behind every swing and every pitch", Hill said.
  • Buffalo Bills versus Carolina Panthers: Game preview

    Buffalo Bills versus Carolina Panthers: Game preview

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    The former Panthers defensive coordinator suffered his first loss as a head coach , with Buffalo falling 9-3 at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte . It's fair to say it will be an upset if the Bills do manage to win, with the majority of the national media picking the Panthers to take this Week 2 matchup.
  • Wentz can't do everything for Eagles' offense

    Wentz can't do everything for Eagles' offense

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    Hunt, who was on the cover of last week's "Sports Illustrated" after his impressive debut at New England , had 13 carries for 82 yards and two touchdowns while also catching three passes for 28 yards against the Eagles . "You've just got to ride the wave and whenever your number is called, it's called". In the first half against the Eagles , however, Hunt had just five carries for eight yards before heating up in the second half.
  • Paul Heckingbottom wishes his Barnsley side were not playing at Wembley

    Paul Heckingbottom wishes his Barnsley side were not playing at Wembley

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    Harry Winks is expected to play a part whilst 17-year-old Tashan Oakley-Boothe could make his debut. The experienced Spanish striker made a late cameo in a frustrating stalemate against his former club on Saturday and also came off the bench during last week's 3-1 Champions League victory over Borussia Dortmund.
  • Man United ensure miserable return for Rooney

    Man United ensure miserable return for Rooney

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    Mata was delighted with the performance put in by Mourinho's side, with Antonio Valencia setting the tone with an early wonder strike which allowed the Red Devils to spoil Wayne Rooney's return to the club . "We have played Manchester City, United and Chelsea away, plus Tottenham at home". Just like in the curtain-raiser to the season - when Arsenal beat Chelsea in the Community Shield - the west London club finished with 10 men .
  • Could Koeman's reluctance to play Lookman be his downfall at Everton?

    Could Koeman's reluctance to play Lookman be his downfall at Everton?

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    The Toffees were handed a hard start to the campaign having to face four of last season's top six, after an active summer there were high expectations placed on Everton and it may be too soon to judge. Another player to arrive at Everton this summer was English football icon Wayne Rooney , who is able to play as a striker despite often playing further back.
  • Judge denies NFL's emergency stay request in Ezekiel Elliott case

    Judge denies NFL's emergency stay request in Ezekiel Elliott case

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    On Friday, the National Football League asked the appeals court to overrule the Texas federal judge who granted a preliminary injunction of Elliott's suspension. The filing is the latest in the back and forth between the NFL and its players' union over the Elliott suspension and its larger impact on league discipline.
  • Lynx headed back to WNBA Finals with sweep of Washington

    Lynx headed back to WNBA Finals with sweep of Washington

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    The Sparks have defensive player of the year in Alana Beard, the Lynx the MVP in Sylvia Fowles . For Minnesota, they advance to their sixth finals in the last seven years. "That's just a matter of not turning the ball over, giving them easy baskets on the other end or hard situations for us they have to defend, them pushing the ball in transition", said Augustus.
  • British-Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed takes home Emmy Award

    British-Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed takes home Emmy Award

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    So, when Ahmed made his acceptance speech, he spoke to what he hopes the series will accomplish saying, "It's always odd reaping the rewards of a story that's based on real world suffering". "If there's enough isolated examples of success then maybe the dots start joining up and it's not as slow a process as it sometimes is". "I think what we're starting to see is more awareness around how beneficial it can be to tell a diverse range of stories in a way that is authentic".
  • Leicester v Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp confirms 3 starting players

    Leicester v Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp confirms 3 starting players

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    The 25-year-old has admitted he wanted to make the switch but is now moving on from the disappointment. Klopp's success over seven years at Borussia Dortmund made him one of Europe's most sought after managers, but with Liverpool struggling defensively, former Newcastle United captain Shearer said he was no better than his predecessor.
  • Forbes values Jaguars at $2.075 billion, up 32 percent

    Forbes values Jaguars at $2.075 billion, up 32 percent

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    According to Forbes , the average value of an National Football League franchise is now $2.52 billion, which is an 8 percent increase from last season. The Giants returned to the No. 3 spot with a $3.3 billion value (up 9 percent from previous year with $477 million in revenue). The Cowboys, who saw their value increase by $600 million, had the biggest jump in total value.
  • Lions featured on Monday Night Football

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    Here's a look at three keys for the Giants offense against Detroit. Beckham is listed as questionable due to the ankle injury that kept him from playing last week and it looks like he'll have some company as a game-time decision for the game.
  • Barcelona fears hamstring tear for Dembele

    Barcelona fears hamstring tear for Dembele

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    Barcelona's official website said that a full recovery he will need 3-4 months. "The player will undergo surgical treatment by Dr. Sakari Orava this coming week in Finland". It is the first major injury of Dembele's career and Barca boss Ernesto Valverde admitted a more experienced player may have picked up on signs all wasn't well before completely tearing the muscle.