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But Djokovic fell at the first hurdle with a shock loss to Japanese qualifier Taro Daniel , who sent the out-of-sorts Serb tumbling with a hard-fought 7-6 (7-3), 4-6, 6-1 victory. "When you go away from the game for over a two-month period, it starts feeling a little bit that way", the Express quoted Federer as saying. "He's only going to get better from here", concluded the world number one.
  • Shakhtar Donetsk eliminated from tournament

    Shakhtar Donetsk eliminated from tournament

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    The Ukrainians dominated early possession though, and there was a scare for the hosts when Alessandro Florenzi almost nodded a free-kick into his own net. "If we had finished off the chances we had in the first leg the match would already have been over". "Dzeko, of course, was a key player, but apart from his goal they didn't have a chance, we had possession".
  • Gary Lineker's joke about Jamie Carragher leads to Twitter spat

    Gary Lineker's joke about Jamie Carragher leads to Twitter spat

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    Spitting at someone is classed as common assault, punishable by a fine, community order or up to six months in prison. Carragher's fellow Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville said this was an "isolated incident" and hoped the former Liverpool man would be able to continue in his role.
  • Broncos expected to sign free agent quarterback Case Keenum

    Broncos expected to sign free agent quarterback Case Keenum

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    A source said Philadelphia free-agent defensive tackle Beau Allen, a Minnetonka, Minn., native, has received interest from Detroit and Tampa Bay but the Vikings did not reach out early in free agency. The deal can not become official until the new league year begins on Wednesday. According to multiple reports , Cousins informed other suitors - believed to be the Arizona Cardinals and New York Jets - his initial free agency stop is Minnesota.
  • Klopp rues

    Klopp rues "clear penalty" not being given after Liverpool loss

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    Pep Guardiola's Manchester City are running away with the Premier League title and Nicol has no complaints about the Spaniard being considered top of the pops. We didn't play bad. "There are reasons why they still have two points more than us". "They (United) had a very good result without a good game vs Crystal Palace ".
  • Josh McCown informed he'll be the Jets' starter

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    Josh McCown signed a $10 million deal to be the starter, but Bridgewater learning under his guidance is the best thing for him. He also has been told he will be the starting quarterback in 2018, a source confirmed. Going 5-8 as a starter while putting up a career-high 2,926 yards and 18 interceptions captained NY to a 5-8 record as a starter, a surprising mark for a team expected to compete with the winless Cleveland Browns for the No.
  • Packers, DE Wilkerson agree to terms

    Packers, DE Wilkerson agree to terms

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    Now Wilkerson will come back home to face the Jets when the Packers come to MetLife Stadium this season. Tom Pelissero of NFL.com says the contract is one year, $5 million with up to $3 million in incentives. A Pro Bowler in 2015 and twice a second-team All-Pro, Wilkerson will help strengthen the Packers' front-seven. Wilkerson, 28, dealt with ankle and shoulder injuries while managing just eight sacks over the last two reasons.
  • Tottenham's Kane out until end of April

    Tottenham's Kane out until end of April

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    On the first occasion he suffered the same injury he missed seven weeks - a similar period to the expected lay-off this time - in September 2016, while the second injury only ruled him out for three weeks. As it stands, Kane would miss Spurs' FA Cup quarter-final at Swansea on Saturday, a semi-final if they progress and four league fixtures after the worldwide break - a potential top four decider against Chelsea and further clashes with Stoke, Manchester City and Brighton.
  • Philadelphia Eagles release TE Brent Celek after 11 seasons

    Philadelphia Eagles release TE Brent Celek after 11 seasons

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    Robinson was one of four former Florida State stars to get a Super Bowl ring this season - joined by defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan, linebacker Nigel Bradham and fellow defensive back Ronald Darby, all of who have signed long term deals with the team.
  • Novak Djokovic ousted in Indian Wells

    Novak Djokovic ousted in Indian Wells

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    No. 3 Gregor Dimitrov was the first major upset on the men's side of the draw at the BNP Paribas Open on Saturday afternoon when Fernando Verdasco beat him 7-6 (4), 4-6, 6-3. Daniel took the first set in a tie-break. The two-hour-plus match delayed the start of the evening session on centre court, where top seed Federer finally made his first appearance in the event, up against 67th-ranked Argentine Federico Delbonis.
  • Bills trade Cordy Glenn to Cincinnati to move up in 1st round

    Bills trade Cordy Glenn to Cincinnati to move up in 1st round

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    The trade, reported by multiple outlets, will also see the Bills swap their first-round pick (No. 21 overall) in the 2018 NFL Draft for the Bengals' first-round selection at No. Using a conventional draft trade value chart, the Bills could package the Bengals' first-round pick and the No. 22 selection (acquired previous year from Kansas City) to move as high as No.
  • Texans reportedly interested in 2 top Patriots free agents

    Texans reportedly interested in 2 top Patriots free agents

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    According to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport , the Butler deal is worth $61 million, with more than $30 million guaranteed. That's a massive pay raise for the 27-year-old, who played the 2017 season on a one-year, $3.91 million tender and made $600,000 or less in each of his first three National Football League seasons.
  • Dolphins the front-runner for Albert Wilson

    Dolphins the front-runner for Albert Wilson

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    In four seasons with the Chiefs he caught 124 passes for 1,544 yards, including 42 receptions for 554 yards past year. He is expected to sign after the start of the NFL's new year Wednesday. Wilson's contract would be a $24 million, three-year deal, a second person said. So that's good by the Dolphins, with them spending much less on Wilson than they were going to spend on Landry, whose contract could have backfired in the Dolphins' face.
  • Philadelphia Eagles to add LB Corey Nelson, DT Haloti Ngata

    Philadelphia Eagles to add LB Corey Nelson, DT Haloti Ngata

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    Good luck, National Football League offensive lines. Ngata has compiled 31.5 sacks during his 13-year career with the Lions and Baltimore Ravens . After spending most of his career as one of the league's best interior defensive linemen in a 3-4 defense with the Baltimore Ravens, he transitioned to a 4-3 with the Lions past year.
  • NFL free agent rumors: QB Case Keenum to sign with Broncos

    NFL free agent rumors: QB Case Keenum to sign with Broncos

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    We may have seen the last of Case Keenum in a Vikings uniform. ESPN first reported that Keenum would sign with the Broncos. In signing Keenum, the Broncos got their best possible option at quarterback. According to 9News Denver, Keenum's deal is expected to be a short-term agreement, suggesting it won't preclude the Broncos from taking a quarterback with the fifth overall pick in next month's draft if they so choose.
  • Hasin Jahan breaks camera equipment of a Journalist: Shami's controversy

    Hasin Jahan breaks camera equipment of a Journalist: Shami's controversy

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    Shami's name was missing from the list of BCCI contracted players released last week and Hasin believes that pacer wants to settle the dispute inside the family to save his cricketing career. Meanwhile, according to sources and people close to Shami's family, the bone of contention between the couple is not the alleged infidelity of the cricketer rather a farmhouse worth around Rs 12 crore .
  • Mourinho Slams De Boer Over Rashford Comments

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    Marouane Fellaini and Marcus Rashford are both selected in Manchester United's starting lineup for the Champions League fixture with Sevilla . Here, we take a look at some of the factors that may influence whether Mourinho gives the young forward more opportunities. He has got good people around him, and they always assure him he is in a good place at the moment and what kid wouldn't want to be at Manchester United at the moment? "What he was saying was it was not good for Marcus ...
  • Alex Ovechkin Scores 600th Career Goal

    Alex Ovechkin Scores 600th Career Goal

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    Monday's game was the 990th game of Ovechkin's career. "I just wanted to score that because I know that one point will make a huge difference at the end of the year". Patrik Laine knows where he stands. Even while hoping Ovechkin wouldn't score No. 600 against Winnipeg, Laine can't help but appreciate the scoring pace.
  • Dolphins reportedly agree to terms with former Patriots receiver Danny Amendola

    Dolphins reportedly agree to terms with former Patriots receiver Danny Amendola

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    Amendola had expressed his desire to stay with the Patriots earlier this offseason. Amendola should be able to play a prominent role in Miami. The Dolphins need help at receiver after trading Landry to the Cleveland Browns for a 2018 fourth-round pick and a 2019 seventh-round pick after not being able to agree to terms on a long-term deal with the three-time Pro Bowler.
  • Guard Andrew Norwell expected to sign with Jaguars

    Guard Andrew Norwell expected to sign with Jaguars

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    According to Pro Football Focus, he was the only lineman to not allow a sack or quarterback hit last season, which earned him All-Pro honors for the first time in his career. As Stapleton points out, Norwell joined the Panthers in 2014 as an undrafted free agent. Third-year player Joshua Garnett missed all of last season with a knee injury and is an uncertain fit in Kyle Shanahan's offense.
  • Italian soccer manager curses at female journalist following Napoli's draw

    Italian soccer manager curses at female journalist following Napoli's draw

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    Paulo Dybala scored two goals for Juventus. The 24-year-old Dybala continued his excellent run of form by curling a magnificent freekick into the top corner to give the hosts a 20th-minute lead. The visitors dominated possession in the closing stages, but couldn't break down Inter as their hopes of a first title since 1990 took another body blow.
  • Atletico Madrid to Offer Antoine Griezmann New Deal Amid Barcelona Links

    Atletico Madrid to Offer Antoine Griezmann New Deal Amid Barcelona Links

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    Atletico Madrid recovered from their defeat by Barcelona in last week's top-of-the-table clash by crushing Celta Vigo 3-0 at home in La Liga on Sunday (March 11) to reduce the gap with the Catalans back down to eight points. The Frenchman produced a great reverse pass to find Vitolo in the penalty area, and he chipped the onrushing Ruben Blanco to double Atleti's lead before Angel Correa rounded the scoring four minutes after coming on as a substitute with a powerful strike.
  • Bills, DT Lotulelei agree to 5-year deal

    Bills, DT Lotulelei agree to 5-year deal

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    The Bills desperately needed to improve their defensive line. Williams, 34, will enter his 13th season in Buffalo after being selected in the fifth round of the 2006 draft. Lotulelei, 28, is a five-year vet of the Carolina Panthers . The signing will help the Bills along the defensive front which suffered greatly after they traded Marcell Dareus to the Jacksonville Jaguars last season.
  • Former Florida TE Trey Burton agrees to monster deal with Chicago Bears

    Former Florida TE Trey Burton agrees to monster deal with Chicago Bears

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    In a backup role for the Eagles , he managed to catch five touchdowns on the season and threw the most famous touchdown of all in Super Bowl LII. He will be paid as a starter with the Bears. The Ashland University product showed only occasional flashes and finished with 12 receptions for 127 yards (10.6-yard average), although three of his receptions went for touchdowns.
  • Ravens Re-sign OL James Hurst, Release DB Lardarius Webb

    Ravens Re-sign OL James Hurst, Release DB Lardarius Webb

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    Alex Collins emerged as a quality back for the Ravens last season, and with Woodhead out of the fold, Collins is now set to carry the load in 2018 with support from Javorius Allen and Kenneth Dixon . The size of the contract suggests Hurst, who had been mostly a dependable and versatile backup prior to 2017, will be a starting lineman for Baltimore for seasons to come.
  • Pogba included in Man Utd squad to face Sevilla

    Pogba included in Man Utd squad to face Sevilla

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    Manchester United and Sevilla meet Tuesday for the second leg of their Champions League Round of 16 matchup. But as the Champions League enters the knockout stages, only 12 teams remain and the quarterfinal of any cup competition is the point at which teams start to believe they can go all the way.
  • Mohamed Salah Transfer Value Rises 84% in Six Months Says Study

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    The 25-year-old, who has been arguably the best player in the English top flight this season, joined the Reds at the beginning of the current campaign from Serie A side Roma, and has flourished ever since. Recently, the Egyptian won the African Footballer of the year award 2017, being a honour for his contribution in Liverpool's campaign as well as lifting Egypt to the World Cup scheduled for Russian Federation in June this year.
  • National Football League free agent rumors: Chiefs agree to terms with WR Sammy Watkins

    National Football League free agent rumors: Chiefs agree to terms with WR Sammy Watkins

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    Watkins' average salary of $16m per year makes him the NFL's third highest paid wide receiver behind Antonio Brown ($17m) and Mike Evans ($16.5m), who signed a five-year extension with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last week. Hitchens, 25, has agreed to a deal worth $9 million a year. He recorded 84 tackles and two pass deflections in 12 games last season last season but has started 48 games over the last four years.
  • Allen Robinson Intends to Sign With Bears in Free Agency

    Allen Robinson Intends to Sign With Bears in Free Agency

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    Robinson's signing won't be official until Wednesday, but if he ends with the Bears he would immediately become the top receiver for quarterback Mitchell Trubisky . But the guy who should've been the Bears' first priority is Sammy Watkins because he would've given the Bears something they don't have: A receiver with separation speed.
  • Ireland's plan to ease abortion laws face opposition

    Ireland's plan to ease abortion laws face opposition

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    In the capital of Ireland, Dublin tens of thousands of people on March 10, participated in the March of life, protesting against abortion. DUBLIN (CNS) - Ireland's Catholic bishops have described as "shocking" a government proposal to hold a referendum on whether the constitutional right to life of unborn children should be removed.
  • Selection Sunday: The UCLA basketball team is going dancing!

    Selection Sunday: The UCLA basketball team is going dancing!

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    Someone else would have to arrange the travel plans. All the games will be broadcast live on either TruTV, CBS, TBS or TNT, and will also be streaming live on March Madness Live . Four came from the 2011 VCU team that danced into the Final Four. The Bonnies are 25-7 coming into the NCAA Tournament , while the Bruins enter with a 21-11 season record.
  • Federer cruises through at Indian Wells

    Federer cruises through at Indian Wells

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    He extended his 2018 win streak to 13 matches and has only dropped three sets from 34 played this year. Roger Federer (SUI) during his third round match against Filip Krajinovic (not pictured) in the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
  • Jose Mourinho hits back at Frank de Boer over Marcus Rashford

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    Rashford is set to feature in England's squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation and might be granted a more prominent role than expected as Gareth Southgate waits to find out the severity of the ankle injury Harry Kane suffered during Tottenham's 4-1 win over Bournemouth on Monday (AEDT).
  • Jose Mourinho raves about 'fantastic, fundamental' Man United star

    Jose Mourinho raves about 'fantastic, fundamental' Man United star

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    But the tough games do not stop for United, as they are back in action this week when they welcome Spanish giants Sevilla in the Round of 16 second-leg of the Champions League this week. Sevilla fell to a demoralizing 2-0 defeat to Valencia at home and will look to bounce back. "He was one of the best players on the pitch so I am happy that we have him in the team and he needs to continue in this way".
  • Man Utd youngster McTominay earns first Scotland call-up

    Man Utd youngster McTominay earns first Scotland call-up

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    The 21-year-old, who has played in United's last seven matches across all competitions, could find himself having to step up even more for the Manchester United first-team before the end of the season if the club's injury concerns don't ease up.