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Cristiano Ronaldo stars for Real Madrid wearing freakish new recycled kit

Cristiano Ronaldo stars for Real Madrid wearing freakish new recycled kit

Ronaldo should have completed his hat-trick late on as he broke clear on goal, but his low shot was too close to Marino as Real had to see out a nervy final few minutes to secure a sixth straight La Liga win. I have no explanation for why we lacked a bit of everything. 10 - Ronaldo is the top scorer in La Liga with 10 goals, with Leo Messi and Luis Suarez behind him on 8 goals. Read More

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Under-fire Bilic has players' support - Randolph

Under-fire Bilic has players' support - Randolph

Carroll has returned to full training and Slaven Bilic, the West Ham manager, is considering rushing him back for tomorrow's trip to Manchester United. "But I see the improvement and looking at our last game against Spurs I see a team that is very hungry". Nobody expects you to win the games, so it can make you lose your inhibitions as a team. Read More

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Topping Champions League group is unlikely admits Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger

Overall we have done the job well. Real Madrid and Juventus could also possibly finish as runners-up so this season's first knockout round could produce some seismic clashes between favourites. On 55 minutes, time seemed to stand still as Lucas crashed a curling free-kick against the bar. A promising Arsenal attack looked to have foundered when Ramsey and Sanchez couldn't finish, but Marquinhos's panicked clearance cannoned into Verratti and rebounded into the net past bemused PSG ... Read More

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Ohio State vs. Michigan: 'We're playing for it all'

Jeffrey Fox, a seismologist at the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, said fan quakes present a good opportunity to get people thinking about earthquake hazards in general. 4. Affect Michigan's quarterback, whoever he is. Stopping the Buckeyes is another issue entirely. This time, they're taking on "The Game" between No. Read More

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Impact, TFC deliver thriller in conference final opening leg

That threatened to steal the show from the all-Canadian clash, which in the end produced a sensational first leg, as the home side took a three-goal lead only to be pegged back. It looked to give his side a spark. Four minutes later Toronto were again buzzing inside the Montreal box. Then the really big one; in a similar goalmouth scramble, Michael Bradley finished clinically from Tosaint Ricketts' lay-off - and yes, that was probably a foul by Altidore. Read More

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No. 20 Baylor rallies to beat No. 10 Louisville in Bahamas

Baylor shot 54.8 percent from the field in the second half (17 of 31) and finished 30 of 65 from the field for the game (46.2 percent). In addition to the team's win over Michigan State on Thursday, the Bears own one of the most impressive seasons of the young season so far - a 66-49 throttling of preseason top five OR back on November 15. Read More

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England wins toss, bats in 3rd test vs

England wins toss, bats in 3rd test vs

Let's not forget, his game had unravelled to such an extent by the end of previous year, averaging just 13 from his last seven Tests, that he told Michael Vaughan in an interview with The Telegraph that "it was a relief to get dropped". The spinners were going at four an over in Bangladesh on spinning wickets. When asked that bowlers always have niggles and if he felt disappointed to miss you given the way he bowled in the first game, Woakes said, "Yeah, I suppose you always want to play, ... Read More

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Djokovic wins opening match at ATP finals, beats Thiem in 3

Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland poses with the championship trophy after defeating Novak Djokovic of Serbia in their 2016 US Open Men's Singles final match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in NY on September 11, 2016. The Czechs won a fifth title in six years, their 10th overall, and became the first team to win three consecutive Fed Cups since Spain from 1993-95. Read More

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Liverpool held at Southampton but remain top

Liverpool held at Southampton but remain top

Everyone has respect for each other and I think that is what makes us so good. Another former Southampton man, Adam Lallana, was missing after picking up an injury in England's draw with Spain on Tuesday night but it was Mane - who scored twice as Ronald Koeman's Saints came from two goals behind to win this fixture 3-2 last season - who had the best chance in the opening half an hour. Read More

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Sindhu, Saina, Jayaram and Verma advance

Sindhu, Saina, Jayaram and Verma advance

The historic victory came months after Marin secured her second European Championship title, consolidating her position as the world number one in the Badminton World Federation's global rankings. In the men's singles event, Jayaram defeated China's Yuxiang Huang 21-18, 21-19 in a match that lasted 39 minutes, while Sameer Verma advanced to the quarterfinals after defeating Japan's Kazumasa Sakai 19-21 21-15 21-11 in 53 minutes. Read More

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Watkins returns to practice

They've already got one of the most explosive groups of position players in the league without Watkins around, and his presence makes this offense all the more risky. We'll limit him today, but then we'll see how he progresses. "Is there a chance that he could play?" For more from Watkins and Taylor, along with practice highlights see the attached video above. Read More

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Arsenal frustrate Mourinho, Toure back with a bang

Arsenal frustrate Mourinho, Toure back with a bang

It was a flat and all-too-familiar performance at Old Trafford by Arsenal , who hasn't beaten United away in the league since September 2006 and fell behind to Juan Mata's 68th-minute goal. "If we had won today, then we would have been three points behind Arsenal ". The 33-year-old gave City the lead five minutes before half-time, exchanging an rapid one-two with Nolito, before unleashing a ferocious shot into the top corner. Read More

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Paul, Griffin lead Clippers to 123-115 win over Raptors

Paul, Griffin lead Clippers to 123-115 win over Raptors

At 13-2, the Clippers own the league's best record, a half-game better than the Golden State Warriors. The Clippers (13-2) own the best record in the National Basketball Association. There were many questions facing the Toronto Raptors here on Monday night, questions dealing with determination and heart, the ability to bounce back from an emotionally draining night before. Read More

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Oakland mayor advances 'framework' plan to keep Raiders

Oakland mayor advances 'framework' plan to keep Raiders

The Board of Supervisors took up the matter during a closed session today, according to Schaaf, while the Oakland City Council will consider it during closed session on November 29. Schaaf has long opposed spending public money on a new stadium for the Raiders . The new stadium would be on the site where the Oakland Coliseum is now. Read More

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