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Antonio Conte Hints At Chelsea Transfers

Picking them up from a mid-table position at the end of the previous season, the Italian manager took just over two months to stamp his authority on the squad at the Bridge. The Spain global is the Premier League's top scorer with 13 goals in 16 appearances this season and his current deal expires in June 2019. With his resolute defending, unwavering performances and leadership abilities, he has established himself as one Chelsea's most important players this term, right alongside Eden ...

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Nice to see back of Kohli: Ben Stokes

Rahul reverse-swept Moeen Ali easily for several boundaries. 2 - Rahul has become only the second Indian batsman in Test history to be dismissed for 199 after Mohammad Azharuddin against Sri Lanka in the 1986 Kanpur match. Rahul opened for India with Parthiv Patel, due to Murali Vijay's injury after England posted 477 in their first innings. 'I was hitting the ball in the middle and the chances I took came off.

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Liverpool striker Origi ready for Merseyside derby 'war'

It was the striker who crafted Liverpool's victor, with his late effort rebounding off the post, allowing Mane to charge in and seal the three points. Everton also grabbed a much-needed win last week. A year ago we had a really good away atmosphere in Manchester for the Europa League against United.

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Trump Points Out Double Standard Regarding Those Threatening Electors

She believes the Electoral College system should be changed, saying, "We should go with the popular vote, period". Moore then offered to pay the legal fees for those electors who may be fined for voting against the candidate for which their respective state law requires them to vote.

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Crazy Catch Sends YSU To Title Game

With the snow falling on the staple red astroturf at Roos Field Saturday night, Youngstown State University defeated No. 2 seed host Eastern Washington University in the second FCS semifinal 40-38 in dramatic fashion. Wells finished 16 of 24 for 243 yards and two touchdowns. Coach's Comment: "It was a heck of a football game". Cooper Kupp caught 10 passes for 180 yards and two touchdowns for Eastern Washington (12-2), which saw its 11-game winning streak snapped.

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Russian boxer Povetkin fails doping test, loses title shot

The victor would have become the mandatory challenger to WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder. Povetkin had been due to fight WBC champ Deontay Wilder earlier this year but the bout was aborted after the Russian was found to have traces of meldonium in his system.

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China's spending power a threat to clubs worldwide: Conte

Conte believes love for football should always come before money and is adamant that the Premier League is the best in the world, but concedes that even he would have to think about it if a Chinese Super League club came calling with a lucrative offer.

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Manslaughter verdict caps trial of ex-NFL player's killer

Fuller, who spoke for nearly four hours, didn't directly speak to Hayes's Hayes's testimony from the day before that Smith fired first and Hayes's denial he shot Racquel Smith until the tail-end of his closing. O'Neal testified on Thursday that there was no physical contact between the two parties during the incident. After hitting Smith in the left side, and shooting between the legs of Racquel Smith , Hayes advanced on Smith and fired seven more rounds into his back, killing him.

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Tiger Woods commits to play in 2017 Genesis Open at Riviera

Though he showed moments of his old self with a tournament-high 24 birdies, Woods struggled down the stretch. "This is where it all started for me". 26-29 at Torrey Pines, where he's won eight times, including the 2008 U.S. Open. If he did, that would mean four straight weeks of competition. Day hopes the two have an epic showdown or two while they still can.

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Origi spares Liverpool blushes against West Ham

Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius last week gifted Bournemouth a victor and Klopp's side - so good going forward and top of the table last month - are being regularly undermined by their defensive failings. "There are points that we have to work on but you just have to use the experience to come back stronger". Naturally, the Reds' defence has taken the brunt of the criticism, with Loris Karius and his centre-backs being blamed for an inability to keep games tight when their forwards have ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Wins 2016 Ballon D'Or On Real Madrid, Portugal Triumphs

Ronaldo has now won just one less Ballon d'Or than 2015 victor Messi, whose Barcelona team beat Real Madrid to the Spanish La Liga title by one point. Luis Suarez got 9 per cent. Antoine Griezmann had just 5 per cent. The 31-year-old, who was not there to collect the award in person due to Real Madrid's Club World Cup commitments, described his latest triumph as 'a dream come true'.

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Add one more Republican to the new Senate!

Sen. Kennedy was the front-runner the entire time. With Kennedy's victory, the Republicans will have a 52-seat majority in the 100-seat US Senate. "The voters of Louisiana have issued a resounding defeat to the liberal policies of Governor John Bel Edwards' hand-picked candidate, Foster Campbell", said the statement from the GOP.

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Tannehill hurt as Dolphins beat Cards on late kick, 26-23

But he was hit low by Cardinals defensive tackle Calais Campbell in the second half and immediately signaled the sideline for medical attention. Tannehill is in the midst of a career revival under new head coach Adam Gase, with a career-high 66.7% completion rate entering the game, along with 16 touchdowns and 11 interceptions.

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Red Sox get ace Chris Sale from White Sox

OXON HILL, Md . (AP) - The Cubs could use a closer, maybe someone like Wade Davis. In the days leading up to the 2016 Winter Meetings here in National Harbor Maryland the rumor that had the most traction was that Chris Sale was going to be dealt to the Washington Nationals.

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Kings' Barnes, Cousins sued for nightclub brawl

TMZ Sports broke the story ... the Sacramento Kings teammates were involved in a violent altercation with two people at the VIP booth next to them around 3 AM on December 5. The side the media consistently tries to paint of me. "Don't believe everything you read". Unless you've been living under a rock for the last several days, you've probably heard by now that DeMarcus Cousins and Matt Barnes ran into a bit of trouble in New York City on December 5 following their loss to the Knicks.

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Raiders S Karl Joseph out vs. Chiefs with toe injury

Early in the fourth quarter, Carr threw an interception that was returned to the Oakland 2. The Defense got it together and did what they had to by stopping the Chiefs and creating opportunities. That stuff never has a determining factor on anything I write down, anything that goes on in my brain or anything like that. They transform a fast game - the ball moving quickly down the field - into a slow, tedious, methodical, frustrating, sometimes boring exercise.

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A day later, thousands flock to Jayalalithaa's burial spot

It was not known what was discussed in the meeting which comes in the wake of the death of Jayalalithaa on December 5. Television put the number of mourners at around one million. She fought against so many odds to make a name for herself in a male-dominated profession like politics. When Ramachandran died in 1987, riots and looting broke out across the state.

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Westbrook streak of triple-doubles now at 6 straight games

Despite only scoring 12 points in the first nine minutes of the game, OKC's offense found a rhythm in the second unit and rode that momentum throughout the rest of the game. It's not like he's forcing it. It's something I've never seen before. "We did a good job of sticking to our concepts, what we do defensively and like coach said we did a great job the last couple days of getting some defensive work in", Westbrook echoed.

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Refrigerator potential source of deadly fire

Nikki Kelber, a resident of the warehouse that housed artist studios, said she was asleep Friday night and "woke up to smoke and an entire wall of fire". Several people in the crowd held signs offering "free hugs". Terry Ewing learned Monday what he already knew in his heart: His girlfriend, Ara Jo, was among the dead.

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Rosberg stuns F1 with retirement bombshell

Through the hard work, the pain, the sacrifices, this has been my target. Rosberg's battles with Hamilton , his boyhood friend and rival in karting, have lit up the last couple of seasons - and provided plenty of headlines - and he said that too had taken its toll.

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Seattle loses safety Earl Thomas for rest of the season

Zimmer had an emergency operation last week to fix a detached retina, forcing him to miss a game for the first time in his National Football League coaching career. Carroll said Chancellor "got banged" when his leg slammed into his partner at safety in the back of the Seahawks' defense . "In my opinion, it was a lack of communication on my part, especially as a team captain, a person that I feel has his ear", Newton said.

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Eidur Gudjohnsen offers to play for the stricken Brazilian club, Chapecoense

Eidur Gudjohnsen, who spent three years at the Nou Camp, winning La Liga and the Champions League, has tweeted to offer his services to the Brazilian side. Brazil's top-flight soccer teams have offered to loan players to the small southern club for next season and have asked the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) to give Chapecoense a three-year exemption from relegation.

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Baylor names Temple's Matt Rhule as new football coach

Rhule, 41, replaces former Bears coach Art Briles, who was sacked in late May in wake of the school's sexual assault exam. Jim Grobe, who guided the Bears to a 6-6 record as acting coach this season, will step down after Baylor plays Boise State in the Motel 6 Cactus Bowl on December 27.

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Lewis Hamilton-Mercedes friction intensifies after Nico Rosberg wins 2016 F1 title

Hamilton insisted after the race that he had only lost the championship because he had had more technical failures on his auto than Rosberg during the season. "So we discussed it with Nico and I said: "Look, I can't come". "This is a mechanical sport", Wolff said. When his team told him over race radio to up the tempo, Hamilton replied bluntly: "I suggest you guys let us race".

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Can Arsenal break the Basel curse? The Champions League in Opta Numbers

Today as well, I think they missed some important players in their squad. "The money is good everywhere for everybody". Alexis Sanchez - who Wenger confirmed was nursing a back problem during the 5-1 victory over West Ham in which he still managed to score a hat-trick - will likely be rested as Arsene Wenger won't want to risk further injury to his star man, especially in a game that probably won't make a difference to their Champions League campaign.