• Saudi mulling over admission that journalist was killed in botched abduction
Saudi mulling over admission that journalist was killed in botched abduction

Mediaite reports the CNN claim is that the Middle East nation is preparing a report that will admit Khashoggi's death. Many in D.C.do, however, rub shoulders with Washington Post columnists - of which Khashoggi was one - and thus, his apparent murder has forced many American lobbyists , corporate titans, and public officials to feign shoc...

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  • Arsenal Midfielder Granit Xhaka Insists He's Improving Under New Boss Unai Emery
Arsenal Midfielder Granit Xhaka Insists He's Improving Under New Boss Unai Emery

Granit Xhaka has paid tribute to Arsenal boss Unai Emery and feels the Spaniard has already improved him as a player. However, it seems one of Arsenal's star could be joining the Gunner's arch-rivals. World Cup victor Mertesacker, who is the manager of the club's academy, identified one area where Arsenal need follow Chelsea FC's example to imp...

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  • Astros Bring Split ALCS Home to Houston
Astros Bring Split ALCS Home to Houston

And, finally, for the first time since he arrived in 2016 on a seven-year, $217 million deal, it was. "I saw him smiling today, which is always good", Red Sox Manager Alex Cora said of Betts. Matt Barnes struck out Gonzalez to end the inning and then pitched a flawless sixth to earn the victory. As the losses accumulated and the pressure incre...

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  • Kangaroos' new era marred by shock NZ loss
Kangaroos' new era marred by shock NZ loss

A try to centre Esarn Marsters in the 57th minute extended the Kiwis' lead to 20-12 after a stepping run by Johnson who linked with Smith and second-rower Isaac Liu. "Their fan base here in New Zealand is really good for the worldwide game". "It feels so surreal", Watene-Zelezniak said. Valentine Holmes and Lattrell Mitchell were a risky at...

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  • Chicago Bears: Week 6 Report Card vs. Miami Dolphins
Chicago Bears: Week 6 Report Card vs. Miami Dolphins

But that would be far from the case, as the Bears had their hands full with Brock Osweiler's offense and the Miami defense, while each side of the ball had their own moments of good and bad. Kyle Fuller had two interceptions, the second of which set up a Bears touchdown. Miami ran Wilson who went over 150 yards on the day to two touchdowns then t...

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  • Milwaukee Takes Game 1 Of NLCS, 6-5
Milwaukee Takes Game 1 Of NLCS, 6-5

On Saturday, the lefty Miley pitched 5 ²/₃ shutout innings before the Dodgers rallied against Milwaukee's bullpen for a 4-3 victory on Justin Turner's go-ahead homer in the eighth against Jeremy Jeffress. Ryu held the Brewers to three hits while striking out four, and Miley one-hit the Dodgers over the same stretch. Last offseason, with a glaring...

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  • Fresh Virgil van Dijk injury update ahead of Huddersfield clash
Fresh Virgil van Dijk injury update ahead of Huddersfield clash

And Koeman insists the Reds star is fit and ready to play against the struggling Terriers on Saturday (17:30). Liverpool , Chelsea and Manchester City are joint top of the Premier League with 20 points and with the Reds set to enjoy a relatively easy run of fixtures after the global break, there is belief that a good run of games could see...

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  • Usain Bolt offered two-year deal by European club, says agent
Usain Bolt offered two-year deal by European club, says agent

Meanwhile, Bolt has objected to receiving notice of a need to take a drugs test from the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA). The eight-time Olympic champion scored a brace for A-League side Central Coast Mariners in their 4-1 friendly win over Macarthur South West United last Friday.

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  • Chiefs come up short against Patriots
Chiefs come up short against Patriots

The Chiefs imploded with Alex Smith under center last season, losing six of their final 11 after a 5-0 start. In that game, Mahomes led the Chiefs to a walk-off field goal and a 27-24 victory. "If you want to get to where you want to get to, you have to win games that are going to be tight - and they're going to be against really good opponents".

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  • Nick Kyrgios self-destructs again at the Rolex Shanghai Masters
Nick Kyrgios self-destructs again at the Rolex Shanghai Masters

Past year he was fined $10,000 and forfeited his first-round loser's cheque following a decision to walk off after losing the first set against Steve Johnson. "It's interesting when you watch him, the umpires are watching him more closely than generally they watch the other end", Woodbridge told reporters at an event for next year's Australian Op...

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  • Usain Bolt Scores Two Goals In First Start As Pro Soccer Player
Usain Bolt Scores Two Goals In First Start As Pro Soccer Player

So therein lies the question - should the Mariners invest in Bolt, or at 32 is the nine-time Olympic gold medal victor too much of a gamble? Bolt started for the Mariners against a second-tier National Premier League combined team representing Sydney's southwest region.

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  • Djokovic beats Coric to win Shanghai Masters crown
Djokovic beats Coric to win Shanghai Masters crown

The 20-times Grand Slam victor has produced a series of lacklustre performances in Shanghai , his first tournament since suffering a shock fourth-round defeat by John Millman at the U.S. "But for me serve was always, so to say, a hidden weapon, the shot in the game that is obviously very important, "the" most important". The second set followed ...

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  • Maradona claims Messi ‘goes to the bathroom 20 times before a game’
Maradona claims Messi ‘goes to the bathroom 20 times before a game’

Messi has always been criticised for failing to reproduce his Barcelona form when he's on global duty and hasn't played for Argentina since they exited the 2018 World Cup. " And he's done it at a time when he should be helping to rebuild if he loves the national side as he says he does ". "I'd call him up and play him how I know Messi plays".

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  • Dak To Bease: Cowboys Dominate Jaguars 40-7
Dak To Bease: Cowboys Dominate Jaguars 40-7

The Los Angeles Rams, who improved to 6-0 for the first time since 2001, and the Kanas City Chiefs (who faced New England in Sunday night's game) seem to be the exceptions, but the Rams defense has hardly been dominant. They lost 9-6 to Tennessee in week 3, and beat the Jets 31-12 in week 4. The 2016 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year already h...

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  • NASCAR qualifying rained out at Dover
NASCAR qualifying rained out at Dover

Practice was delayed and eventually cancelled due to weather. Stewart-Haas Racing holds four of the 12 spots: Harvick, Clint Bowyer, Kurt Busch and Aric Almirola. Harvick had to return to pit road two laps later and lost a lap in the process. Chase Elliott had been burdened by lofty expectations that come as the son of a Hall of Fame driver and...

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  • Chiefs WR Hill gets beer thrown on him by Patriots fans
Chiefs WR Hill gets beer thrown on him by Patriots fans

Before you could blink, the Chiefs were up 33-30 with 6:22 left in the contest. Two plays later he connected with Cordarrelle Patterson before a 37-yard pass interference penalty on the Chiefs gave the Patriots the ball on the Kansas City 1-yard line.

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  • Player Ratings: Borussia Dortmund players shine on worldwide duty
Player Ratings: Borussia Dortmund players shine on worldwide duty

If Pep Guardiola's side do not look to pursue a deal to re-sign Sancho, they could still benefit from him moving on. The former Manchester City winger's rapid development has been rewarded with a new contract - proof that his decision to move to Germany in August 2017 has paid off in a big way.

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  • Djokovic strolls to Shanghai third round
Djokovic strolls to Shanghai third round

The 22-year-old then put the Swiss under immediate pressure on his serve in the deciding set, only for an uncharacteristically flustered Federer to hold. But he has burst back to form and fitness since the summer, winning Wimbledon, the US Open and the Masters 1000 Cincinnati in a terrific run, and says he is back close to his best.

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  • What Alex Cora Expects From Rick Porcello In Game 4 Against Yankees
What Alex Cora Expects From Rick Porcello In Game 4 Against Yankees

The Red Sox carried a 4-1 lead into the ninth thanks to J.D. Martinez's sacrifice fly, run-scoring hits by Ian Kinsler and Nunez and a solo home run by Christian Vazquez . That's what you want from them. "Trying to keep the ball in the ballpark - try and get quick outs, try not to let the crowd get too insane and get behind them and get them g...

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  • Shanghai Masters: Borna Ćorić beats Roger Federer to reach the final
Shanghai Masters: Borna Ćorić beats Roger Federer to reach the final

About an eventual final again against the Swiss Roger Federer , who instead lost to Borna Coric 6-4 6-4, Novak Djokovic had said: 'If I get to play Roger, I mean, that would be, so to say, a ideal final for this tournament that everybody was anticipating in a way.

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  • Hazard: I want to work with Mourinho again
Hazard: I want to work with Mourinho again

Hazard and Mourinho helped the Blues to the Premier League title in 2015, but the Portuguese's third campaign in his second spell at the club ended later that year after a prolonged run of poor form in the top flight. 'The problem is he plays to enjoy himself and at times doesn't realise the importance of moving from fun to reaping the rewards...

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  • Leader of the pack: Butler's antics receive Thibodeau's stamp of approval
Leader of the pack: Butler's antics receive Thibodeau's stamp of approval

Karl-Anthony Towns, one target of Butler's critiques during the Wednesday sitdown with Nichols , also sought to downplay the practice in question, saying, "It was just practice". Thibodeau, who has been reluctant to deal Butler despite his straightforward trade request, reportedly called up Riley after a deal had already been agreed upon and asked...

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  • Kevin Campbell comments on Liverpool-linked Aaron Ramsey situation at Arsenal
Kevin Campbell comments on Liverpool-linked Aaron Ramsey situation at Arsenal

The Serie A champions are six points clear at the top of the table in Italy and manager Massimiliano Allegri is a huge fan of 27-year-old Wales worldwide. He further said , "So I just have to carry on playing my football and do my best for Arsenal this season". It is believed Arsenal's contract withdrawal came in conjunction with Emery's a...

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  • Donald Trump welcomes Kanye West to the Oval Office
Donald Trump welcomes Kanye West to the Oval Office

West attempted earlier this month to broker a meeting between Kaepernick and Trump, urging the former National Football League star to "speak with the president to tell him your experience directly". West has received ample criticism from his fans for supporting a president who has become a fixture in highly critical lyrics, public comments, and di...

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  • Red Sox Hold Off Yanks In Game 4, Face Astros In ALCS
Red Sox Hold Off Yanks In Game 4, Face Astros In ALCS

The American League consists of the following teams: Baltimore Orioles; Boston Red Sox; Chicago White Sox; Cleveland Indians; Detroit Tigers; Houston Astros; Kansas City Royals; Los Angeles Angels; Minnesota Twins; New York Yankees; Oakland Athletics; Seattle Mariners; Tampa Bay Rays; Texas Rangers; and Toronto Blue Jays.

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  • Barkley returns for England, ready to live up to hopes
Barkley returns for England, ready to live up to hopes

Before the players tested Jordan Pickford and Jack Butland in goal, they stretched off and performed a number of exercises in the gym. "As long as Christian Eriksen doesn't spend to long out of the team for Tottenham ... While Van Dijk said it showed how much of a threat the Reds posed to the defending champions, he felt greater consistency ov...

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  • Jimmy Butler Ripped Apart Coaches, Front Office, and Teammates During Practice
Jimmy Butler Ripped Apart Coaches, Front Office, and Teammates During Practice

The frenemies played Wednesday for the first time this offseason - Butler has been missing from training camp - in a session that reportedly included him teaming with the third-stringers to beat the starters and a verbal assault on Layden, the former Knicks GM.

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  • Tway clinches first PGA Tour victory in playoff
Tway clinches first PGA Tour victory in playoff

Tway and Moore then repeated their birdies on the same hole before the 30-year old, son of former pro Bob - an eight-time victor, made another birdie on the 10th hole to edge out Moore and claim the win. Moore also birdied the first two playoff holes to stay alive, but he missed his birdie attempt at No. 10 before Tway sank the victor. The 20-yea...

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  • Mohamed Salah Has Received 53% Of Votes To Win The Balon d'Or
Mohamed Salah Has Received 53% Of Votes To Win The Balon d'Or

But Griezmann is adamant a French player deserves the prize after winning football's premier trophy this summer. Antoine Griezmann is one of the great favorites to take the prize due to his triumphs in the Europe League, the UEFA Super Cup title and, above all, the World Cup in Russian Federation, where he was one of the most outstanding play...

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  • Red Sox, Astros announce starting pitchers for ALCS Games 1 and 2
Red Sox, Astros announce starting pitchers for ALCS Games 1 and 2

He's regarded as one of the worst umpires in all of baseball, and for the most part, he lived up to that reputation throughout the series. The game's winning pitcher didn't quite back Sabathia up there. "Throw the ball over the plate C.C". There were a few questionable calls, but generally, he was consistent with his zone . Kimbrel, who fini...

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