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Blue Jays' Russell Martin determined to return despite lost season

Blue Jays' Russell Martin determined to return despite lost season

Martin has been a 20 home run and 70 RBI each of his first two seasons with Toronto, but it remains highly unlikely that he will reach those numbers this season. I don't feel that way. I could have go...

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Junior Cert results day for Kilkenny students

Junior Cert results day for Kilkenny students

Although foundation-level Junior Certificate exams are now no longer set for weaker students, the proportion taking ordinary-level English fell from 23% to 21%. Most of these, 1,006, sat the Junior...

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Manchester City 5-0 Liverpool

Manchester City 5-0 Liverpool

The flashpoint came when a Joel Matip through-ball sent Mane careering into the open space behind City's defence. EDERSON has been out and about in Manchester sporting a huge dressing to cover...

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UCL: Conte Savours 'Lots Of Goodies' In Chelsea's Win Vs Qarabag

UCL: Conte Savours 'Lots Of Goodies' In Chelsea's Win Vs Qarabag

We have to develop these players, to try and create a good competition, a positive competition, between them. Azpilicueta, 28, played every minute of his side's successful Premier League campaign la...

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Man City man blames Mane for not pulling out of challenge

Mane, 25, will now be suspended for Liverpool's Premier League match against Burnley and the league and League Cup "double-header" with Leicester City . We don't want to underestimate this, it ...

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Pep Guardiola calms talk of Champions League success for Manchester City

Pep Guardiola calms talk of Champions League success for Manchester City

The Catalan - whose club have gone beyond the last 16 only once in the last six seasons - asked John Stones how many Champions League games he had played - "ten maybe", the defender replied - to dem...

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Leipzig to offer Werner new deal to ward off Real Madrid interest

Leipzig to offer Werner new deal to ward off Real Madrid interest

But: We have not yet come to terms with the development in Leipzig . Werner has scored 24 goals in 34 games in the Bundesliga since moving to RB Leipzig from Stuttgart in 2016. " FC Bayern is a...

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Eddie Howe takes responsibility for Bournemouth's heavy defeat to Arsenal

Eddie Howe takes responsibility for Bournemouth's heavy defeat to Arsenal

However, it's crucial that they repeat the same calibre of performance against Antonio Conte's side next weekend if they're to genuinely silence the critics. Welbeck had been criticised for missing a ...

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Gennady Golovkin has amusing comment about his 'GGG' alter ego

Gennady Golovkin has amusing comment about his 'GGG' alter ego

He is the most risky opponent of my career, but I'm ready for him and what's next to come. "For the last couple of years he's looked very good so for the boxing fans, it's the ideal fight". 'I belie...

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Bryant hits 3-run homer as Quintana, Cubs beat Mets 8-3

Bryant hits 3-run homer as Quintana, Cubs beat Mets 8-3

Ironically, the humiliating milestone comes at the site of where they peaked two years ago. This current Mets roster is not almost as strong as the roster that beat the Cubs in June, but the Mets...

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Pogba limps out of United game in first half

Many expected the composed 23-year-old defender to slot straight into United's defence, but Mourinho is easing him in to help his adaptation to the rigours of English football, much like Henrikh Mkhit...

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Manx families in danger as Florida feels force of Irma

Manx families in danger as Florida feels force of Irma

The building was still in tact despite the crane's failure. Osha is set to conduct an investigation into the collapses. Later in the day, another crane at the Paraiso Bay condominium reportedly co...

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Indians To Try Jason Kipnis In Outfield

Indians To Try Jason Kipnis In Outfield

As a baserunner, when you're running that way and the fielder's coming this way, or the pitcher is coming this way, sometimes the best way to get to the bag is sliding". I left two fastballs up, but o...

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Why the Yankees felt so at comfortable at Mets' home

Why the Yankees felt so at comfortable at Mets' home

Toronto in the month of September. "We're in the backyard of the Yankees , and they draw well at the Trop, so obviously, they're going to draw well in NY". For the first time, an National Hockey Leag...

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Angry Adrian Peterson yells at Sean Payton, gives him the death stare

Angry Adrian Peterson yells at Sean Payton, gives him the death stare

It wasn't ideal, though. With a revamped offensive line , and playmakers seemingly up and down the lineup, the Vikings rolled up 470 yards off offense on Monday and toppled the New Orleans Saints ...

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Tom Savage benched in favor of rookie Deshaun Watson

Tom Savage benched in favor of rookie Deshaun Watson

Watson , who came off the bench in Houston's 29-7 loss to Jacksonville on Sunday, will start this week's game against the Cincinnati Bengals . Watson completed 12 of 23 passes for 102 yards wit...

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Hechavarria helps Rays even series with Yankees

Hechavarria helps Rays even series with Yankees

Rays lefthander Blake Snell , 3-0 with a 3.16 ERA his last six starts, allowed one run and two hits in five innings plus. Odorizzi struggled in his one start against the Yankees , allowing four ru...

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Former Colts stars Saturday, James nominated for Pro Football Hall of Fame

Former Colts stars Saturday, James nominated for Pro Football Hall of Fame

He was an all-decade lineman for the 2000s, as selected by the Hall, and along with Randy Moss, Ray Lewis and Brian Urlacher, headlines this year's new nominees. From the initial list of Modern Era no...

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Stock under Analysts Consideration: Banco Bradesco SA (BBD)

Stock under Analysts Consideration: Banco Bradesco SA (BBD)

This trading reaction position the stock on Active limelight. Quadrature Capital Ltd acquired a new stake in shares of Banco Bradesco SA during the third quarter worth about $3,265,000. The company ...

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Is Danica Patrick finished in NASCAR after Stewart-Haas Racing exit?

Is Danica Patrick finished in NASCAR after Stewart-Haas Racing exit?

A new sponsorship arrangement is the reason for her departure, however. As a result of the disagreements, Danica was without a main sponsor for next year's season, which put her a weak position with t...

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Vincent Kompany injured again, could miss Liverpool match on Saturday

Vincent Kompany injured again, could miss Liverpool match on Saturday

City, who also have seven points, have match-winners everywhere though, even if they will be without former Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling who was sent off for over-celebrating a last-gasp victor...

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FA dismiss Liverpool's appeal for Sadio Mane red card suspension

FA dismiss Liverpool's appeal for Sadio Mane red card suspension

The young midfielder is one of the top talents in Eredivisie and has already faced a Manchester team in an European competition when his Feyenoord faced Manchester United in the group stage of l...

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Scott Brown: 'Paris Saint-Germain are a great team'

Scott Brown: 'Paris Saint-Germain are a great team'

However, the French side's superstars - and in particular their front three, christened the "MCN" in France - showed no signs of fear inside the intimidating atmosphere of Celtic Park as the gulf in...

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Philippe Coutinho trains with Liverpool ahead of Champions League opener

Philippe Coutinho trains with Liverpool ahead of Champions League opener

Coutinho, who wanted to leave Liverpool and join Barcelona over the summer, missed the start of the season due to injury and did not return for the Premier League defeat against Manchester City ...

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Wenger reveals he turned down chance to replace Ferguson at Manchester United

Wenger reveals he turned down chance to replace Ferguson at Manchester United

One day it would be a good chat to have with the press to look at the evolution. Speaking over the weekend, he said: " You speak about Man United, the evolution in the last 20 years would be very in...

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Mbappe turned down more money to sign for PSG

Mbappe turned down more money to sign for PSG

Hatem Ben Arfa is ineligible for Champions League football and is now training with the reserves, while Alec Georgen, Lorenzo Callegari, Antoine Bernede and Moussa Diaby have all been selected for U...

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Jon Jones' B sample comes back positive

Jon Jones' B sample comes back positive

Jones was forced to pull out of a scheduled title fight against Daniel Cormier at UFC 200 in July 2016 after he tested positive for multiple anti-estrogenic agents. The win saw Jones recaptured the Ul...

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West Ham United's Ayew dedicates goal to brother on birthday — EXTRA TIME

West Ham United's Ayew dedicates goal to brother on birthday — EXTRA TIME

Speaking after the game Wagner revealed he was disappointed with his teams quality on the ball, saying: " We were not good enough, it was a deserved result, we were second best in nearly every area, m...

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Michael Owen: Manchester United defence are a worry

Michael Owen: Manchester United defence are a worry

The last time the Red Devils defeated Stoke on their home turf was back in April 2013, when Michael Carrick and Robin Van Persie starred for the Reds. "I'm not sure why he didn't want to shake my ha...

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Stephon Marbury says he's staging a comeback to the National Basketball Association

Stephon Marbury says he's staging a comeback to the National Basketball Association

His career was resurrected in the Chinese Basketball Association, however, with Marbury winning three CBA championships, a CBA Finals MVP award, a CBA Foreign MVP award and getting named an All-Star o...

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Drew Brees on Vikings loss: 'It's one game'

Drew Brees on Vikings loss: 'It's one game'

On the surface, these are two teams on the fringe of playoff contention. Peterson was adamant that there was nothing simmering between him and his new coach, who was seen turning around and replyi...

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Raiders put Sebastian Janikowski on injured reserve, call up Giorgio Tavecchio

Raiders put Sebastian Janikowski on injured reserve, call up Giorgio Tavecchio

Janikowski had been listed on the Raiders' injury report with a back injury. The former No. 1 pick in 2000 was reportedly in danger of being released until he agreed to a reduced deal this season payi...

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2018 will feature the earliest Opening Day in baseball history

2018 will feature the earliest Opening Day in baseball history

Basically, the regular season's earlier opening replaces the last four days of spring training - a period when most teams are playing exhibition games against other Major League Baseball teams at home...

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Why There's Much More To Come From Paul Pogba At Manchester United

An evening that started with him leading United out as captain for the first time was brought to an halt inside 19 minutes, with the 24-year-old reportedly seen leaving Old Trafford on crutches. The F...

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Details on Katie Taylor's world title fight released

Details on Katie Taylor's world title fight released

Joshua (19-0, 19 KOs) will face the Bulgarian at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff after former world No. 1 Wladimir Klitschko opted for retirement over a rematch with the Londoner. "We aren't duc...

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Jemele Hill's tweets on 'white supremacist' Donald Trump 'inappropriate'

Jemele Hill's tweets on 'white supremacist' Donald Trump 'inappropriate'

Amid a tweet storm she unleashed that began with criticism of Kid Rock , the outspoken Hill referred to President Trump as a " white supremacist ". ESPN tapped Hill's wrist according to the Obama-h...

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Danica Patrick out at Stewart-Haas Racing after 2017 — NASCAR breaking

Danica Patrick out at Stewart-Haas Racing after 2017 — NASCAR breaking

It's been a tough season for Patrick, who is ranked 28th in points aftter 26 of 36 races. "We're very proud to have Smithfield Foods join the Stewart-Haas Racing family", said Brett Frood, president...

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Diego Costa Wrap Up Deal — Atletico Madrid

Barbero and Ivan Fuente of Marca . Diego Costa is finally set to return to Europe, after a series of false claims, Marca reckon this time it's true and the Spanish global will be ending his th...

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Chile fans want Alexis Sanchez to dump his actress girlfriend Mayte Rodriguez

Chile fans want Alexis Sanchez to dump his actress girlfriend Mayte Rodriguez

After going down 1-0 to Bolivia to further jeopardize their chances of being in Russian Federation next year, more than 50,000 Chile fans say they are going to march on the national stadium and dema...

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Sadio Mane Gets Straight Red Card For High Tackle; Liverpool Thrashed

Sadio Mane Gets Straight Red Card For High Tackle; Liverpool Thrashed

Sergio Aguero opened the scoring for Manchester City 25 minutes into the match. It was the Argentine's 124th league goal since he joined City from Atletico Madrid in the summer of 2011 and meant th...

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