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Monaco's Falcao ruled out of Man City clash

In both legs against City, Monaco were brilliant in the first half, thanks in significant part to the running, power, skill and nous of Fabinho , Bakayoko and Bernardo Silva. Atletico Madrid reached the quarterfinal of the Champions League for the fourth successive season in a series that was settled in the first leg when Atletico won 4-2 in Leverkusen.

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Boult ruled out of second Test

Off-spinner Piedt‚ who played the most recent of his seven tests against New Zealand in Centurion in August‚ will join the squad at the weekend‚ visa permitting. "I said before the series that if we can get rid of Williamson and Taylor there's a lot of pressure on the rest of the batting lineup", du Plessis told reporters.

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Martin lands at Missouri

In recent years, Missouri's basketball stock dipped. He has taken the Golden Bears to the NCAA tournament once in three seasons. Jeff Goodman first reported Missouri's decision to offer Martin. The "Courtship of Cuonzo" may not last long. His.606 win percentage is the highest an incoming coach would bring to Columbia since Mike Anderson (.685 in four seasons at UAB) was hired in 2006.

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European Employers Are Allowed to Ban the Burka, Top Court Rules

Another woman, Asma Bougnaoui , was dismissed from a French company Micropole, in 2008, after she also wore the headscarf to work. The court's decision is the first to be issued in the controversial case . "The ECJ ruling relates to the European directive that prohibits discrimination on the grounds of religion or beliefs", he says. The court found the company had fairly applied a dress code policy for all employees in an effort to project an image of political and religious ...

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Patriots sign former Bengals running back Rex Burkhead

In the final two weeks of the 2016 season, Burkhead took over for both Bernard and Jeremy Hill as the lead back. Burkhead, 26, is not James White, nor is he Dion Lewis. Lewis and Burkhead could split early-down work and work at the goal line, and remember that Blount led the National Football League with 18 rushing touchdowns previous year to go with 299 carries for 1,161 yards.

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Kyle Busch, Joey Logano At Kobalt 400

Logano was quickly pulled from the center of the fight by members of his crew. But Busch, who ended up being scored in 22nd, was furious after the race and confronted Logano on pit road as Logano climbed from his vehicle. "It wouldn't turn and I lost brakes". After a hard-charging Keselowski went in front, Danica Patrick blew an engine, bringing out a caution. Jimmie Johnson was 11th, marking the first time since he became a full-time driver in 2002 that he has failed to have a top-10 ...

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Wild finish at NASCAR'S Kobalt 400

BLUE OVAL BRIGADE: Speaking of SHR, if there was any question as to whether their shift to Ford was going to hinder their performance, I think we already have our answer. "There wasn't much talking, Kyle was just swinging". Kyle Larson was able to cleanly get by Keselowski, but the two behind him couldn't. "It wouldn't turn and I lost brakes, so that's a pretty good indicator, but that's the way it goes".

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Former Cowboys Great DeMarcus Ware Announces Retirement

He recorded 117 sacks in Dallas , a franchise record, before joining the Broncos as a free agent in 2014. "I thank the Dallas Cowboys and Denver Broncos for opportunities to experience what greatness feels like". In 178 career games (173 starts), Ware totaled 505 tackles, 35 forced fumbles (eight recovered), 26 passes defensed and three interceptions. Former Cowboys great DeMarcus Ware has called it a career.

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Celtic 1-1 Rangers: Gers stars rated and slated

We had to continue to believe and stay together and I thought the goal encapsulated that and I couldn't be prouder of them. They'll be coming and trying to put things right. "I'm pleased for the players", BBC Sport quotes Murty as saying. He added: "These types of games here are always tense, they're obviously always hard games to play in".

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Floor slaps: MUBB loses in BIG EAST quarterfinal

For the best mobile experience, use the mobile web version. The Seton Hall Pirates came inches away from dethroning the reigning national champion Villanova Wildcats in the Big East. They'll meet sixth-seeded Creighton on Saturday at Madison Square Garden in NY. Bashir Ahmed and Marcus LoVett both scored 12 points for the eighth-seeded Red Storm (14-19), who beat Georgetown 74-73 in the opening round to snap a six-year losing streak in the Big East Tournament .

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This soccer commentator absolutely lost his mind at the Barca comeback

They were trying to play in little triangles, it invited the pressure, and Barcelona suffocated them. Sports daily L'Equipe needed just one word to sum up the capitulation with the headline "Unspeakable". Despite a commanding lead going into Wednesday's return-leg fixture at the iconic Camp Nou Stadium, the Germany global is well aware the Catalans can't be counted out.

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Jets sign LT Kelvin Beachum, kicker Chandler Catanzaro

Beachum, who visited the Jets a year ago in free agency, is projected to start at left tackle for NY. Brief: The Jets also announced Friday night that they re-signed long-snapper Tanner Purdum . He will replace kicker Nick Folk , who was released by the team following the 2016 season. Catanzaro is the all-time leading scorer at Clemson with 404 points.

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Washington's Sidney Jones Suffers A Significant Leg Injury At Pro Day

Washington cornerback Sidney Jones is carted out of the Dempsey. Jones chose to forgo his senior season and declare for the NFL Draft after the completion of his junior season with UW in 2016. During what was reportedly his last drill of the day Jones went down and was helped off the field by Washington head coach Chris Peterson. Jones is often compared to Marcus Peters and not just because they both attended Washington.

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Jets Free Agent Target Nick Perry Staying With the Packers

Perry ranks No. 3 in team postseason history (since 1982) with seven sacks, trailing only linebacker Clay Matthews (11) and defensive end Reggie White (eight). Re-signing Perry was huge for the Packers, but there is still more work to do. "I think we're really pushing the envelope to try to win this thing".

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Six Nations 2017: Scotland 'more than capable' of Twickenham win - Stuart Hogg

England coach Eddie Jones , in the course of a tetchy press conference on Thursday, tried to downplay Farrell's injury by saying he had run into his dog at the squad's training base in Bagshot, southwest of London. "The kind of impact he's going to bring is huge for us, it'll lift the team". The last couple of weeks we have played exciting rugby. "When we defend we know we will have to do so resiliently, and when we get our hands on the ball we have players who are very keen to express ...

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Kane Williamson leads New Zealand fightback vs South Africa

The first test between New Zealand and South Africa held at at the University Oval in Dunedin has been delayed due after a fire alarm went off in the main grandstand on March 10, forcing an evacuation of the entire venue. Under Faf du Plessis' captaincy, South Africa have won three successive Test series. It was in the 86th over eventually that South Africa opted for it and Kagiso Rabada got the breakthrough in the 93rd with the key wicket of Williamson.

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Veteran WR Britt to sign four-year deal with Browns

If the Browns can't keep receiver Terrelle Pryor , they have found his replacement. Britt is coming off his best individual season where he notched career highs with 68 receptions for 1,002 receiving yards which were both also team highs for this past season.

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Leonard's 39 points, defense, lead Spurs by Harden, Rockets

Leonard blocked Harden's shot on its way up a millisecond before it hit the backboard. "Obviously, the 3, you know Harden makes 3s". By carrying the Spurs to a thrilling 112-110 victory over the Houston Rockets, Leonard made his official entry into the MVP chase in a way only he was ever going to: with his play on the court.

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Colts trade TE Dwayne Allen to Patriots

The Patriots will owe Allen $17.4 million over the final three years of his contract. He also had eight touchdowns on just 29 receptions in 2014. With Bennett likely to strike gold in free agency , the Patriots went out and traded for another tight end.

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Free Agency Rumors: Bears are the front-runner for QB Mike Glennon

This signals that the Bears will not be re-signing the veteran QB this offseason, and it's not a big surprise considering the overwhelming Mike Glennon rumors and the latest news of Hoyer receiving interest from other teams. Glennon was a third-round pick of the Bucs in 2013. They'll likely have a far less proven backup quarterback next year in Ryan Griffin, but also made it clear they'd offered to make Glennon the NFL's highest paid backup quarterback, somewhere around $8-million a year.

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49ers Agree To Contract With QB Brian Hoyer

There is an understanding Hoyer will have a chance to start for the 49ers. After previously playing for the New England Patriots, Arizona Cardinals, Cleveland Browns , Houston Texans and Chicago Bears, he will presumably become the 49ers' starter under center with fellow quarterback Colin Kaepernick recently parting ways with the franchise.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Tyrone Mings charged with alleged violent conduct

The FA now look certain to hand the pair three-match bans, with McGrath suggesting Mings could face stronger punishment after his rash challenge. A panel of three former elite referees watched the footage independently and unanimously agreed charges should be brought.

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Bale has 'always got on well' with Real Madrid superstar

The angle was tough, and he had a lot to focus on with the keeper and defender right on top of him. However, Los Blancos eventually sealed the win in stoppage time as substitute Alvaro Morata registered his name on the score-sheet to make it 3-1 on the night and 6-2 on aggregate.

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More engine trouble for McLaren

We put the maximum pressure on all of our relationships with Honda and it's the same from them. A spokesperson for Honda confirmed to media that an electrical failure with the PU had caused the problems experienced. "I think we have our jobs to understand and develop the vehicle, and validate some parts", he said. The day had started off positively as Stoffel Vandoorne took to the track at the Circuit Barcelona-Catalunya without too many issues.

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Brad Keselowski Wins Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 At Atlanta

He was the 10th, and final, driver to be caught speeding. Keselowski got underneath Larson in his No. 2 Team Penske Ford with seven laps to go and never looked back. "But I have a pretty good reasoning, and I think why it was, but I really don't want everybody else to know". Stewart-Haas has been that for me. "I hate when I lose that way", said Keselowski.