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She has played in a few charity games over the past couple of weeks but will now fully return at the Indian Wells where she will be playing against Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan in the first-round match. Williams said she is thinking about having another child , despite the challenges she faced when giving birth to Olympia. WTA Indian Wells features all the world's top players and all the action is being shown exclusively live on BT Sport every day up to and including until the final ...
  • Celtics can't snap Rockets winning streak in close contest

    Celtics can't snap Rockets winning streak in close contest

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    However, their teammates were more than happy to pick up the slack. Just in the first-half, they attempted a combined 33 three-pointers. Surprisingly though, Boston - in its four game winning streak since the All-Star break - has seen a surge in scoring, averaging almost 119 points.
  • Roger Bannister, Runner Who Broke Four-Minute Mile, Dies at 88

    Roger Bannister, Runner Who Broke Four-Minute Mile, Dies at 88

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    According to a statement from his family, he died peacefully on Saturday in Oxford, England. Prime Minister Theresa May tweeted: " Sir Roger Bannister was a great British sporting icon whose achievements were an inspiration to us all". After retiring from competitive racing, Bannister spent two decades as a neurologist in private practice, then turned full-time to research, specializing in autonomic failure - illness characterized by the failure of the central nervous system to respond ...
  • WHAT IS VAR: All you need to know about the 'controversial' system

    WHAT IS VAR: All you need to know about the 'controversial' system

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    The IFAB took the decision during its 132nd Annual General Meeting held at FIFA headquarters in Zurich , which was attended by the global federation's president, Gianni Infantino , reports Efe. "We came to the conclusion that VAR is good for football, good for refereeing, it brings more fairness to the game". Italy's Serie A and Germany's Bundesliga are the only leagues among Europe's top five leagues to be already using VAR, both leagues debuting the technology this season.
  • Wilfred Ndidi 'most consistent' Leicester City player - Claude Puel

    Wilfred Ndidi 'most consistent' Leicester City player - Claude Puel

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    However, after Steve Cook needlessly gave away a free-kick in the seventh minute of second-half stoppage time, Mahrez bent the resulting set-piece around the Bournemouth wall and earned Leicester a point. "I think it is also a good thing to have players of this quality in the interests of the team". Leicester City will look to build a lasting legacy that involves growth and sustainability after the most successful period in their 134-year history, the Premier League club's chief ...
  • Cristiano Ronaldo nets two, Real Madrid beats Getafe

    Cristiano Ronaldo nets two, Real Madrid beats Getafe

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    Real are at home to 10th-placed Getafe on Saturday as Los Blancos look to regain momentum following Tuesday's surprise defeat to Espanyol. "We will have to play in that game with a different intensity certainly, but we are ready for Tuesday".
  • A first for Russell Wilson, and after strikeout, he's not down

    A first for Russell Wilson, and after strikeout, he's not down

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    Wilson got his first Yankees at-bat, striking out in the fifth inning of a game against the Braves at George M. Steinbrenner Field on Friday. Wilson will end his stay at Yankees camp Saturday. Wilson hasn't had an AB since his minor-league career ended in 2011. Wilson hinted at the possibility of getting a chance to hit before the game.
  • Lewis Hamilton fires F1 title warning to Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel

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    Pic: Getty Images ( Lewis Hamilton completed 69 laps on the final day of testing) World champion Lewis Hamilton signed off the first week of pre-season testing with an imposing fastest time. Vettel was next with 120 laps, followed by Vandoorne's 110. When addressing the media at the launch day for Mercedes' 2018 model, Hamilton told the assembled media: "You have to expect that it could be worse.
  • Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to stay angry for home stretch

    Jurgen Klopp wants Liverpool to stay angry for home stretch

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    Salah continued his prolific term by netting his 31st goal of the season in Saturday's 4-1 Premier League win over West Ham, but Firmino was also on target and equally influential. We are always happy if they can score and we win". Liverpool have 57 points with 10 games remaining, sitting just above Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea in the race to secure a place in next season's Champions League .
  • PNB fraud: CBI arrests auditor at bank as fraud investigation widens

    PNB fraud: CBI arrests auditor at bank as fraud investigation widens

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    PNB has accused two low-level employees of the Brady House branch - where Sharma also worked - of issuing the LOUs without making corresponding entries in the bank's main software, helping the fraud go undetected for years. Nirav Modi has refused to join the CBI investigation in the United States dollars 2 billion fraud in Punjab National Bank citing his business engagements, prompting the agency to issue a stern letter today asking him to appear before it next week.
  • Pachulia will not be punished for controversial fall on Westbrook

    Pachulia will not be punished for controversial fall on Westbrook

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    Russell Westbrook accused Zaza Pachulia of trying to hurt him on a play in Saturday's game, but Kevin Durant thinks the Golden State Warriors center did nothing wrong. Don't lie, don't lie, you saw the instant replay four times", Westbrook said. "He is clumsy as a lot of big guys are". But I watched the tape. "He tried to hurt me.
  • Neymar suffered a sprained ankle and fractured metatarsal, says Paris Saint-Germain

    Neymar suffered a sprained ankle and fractured metatarsal, says Paris Saint-Germain

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    Mentor Unai Emery was cheerful on Neymar's condition and told the club's site: "The injury to Neymar was the only black mark". We are going to wait. "I talked to the doctors and we're yet to make a decision". The 26-year-old started the game against Marseille, which they won 3-0 with goals from Kylian Mbappe , Edinson Cavani and an own goal from Rolando.
  • LaLiga: Barcelona thrash Girona to remain 16points clear of Real Madrid

    LaLiga: Barcelona thrash Girona to remain 16points clear of Real Madrid

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    Barcelona was truly phenomenal against Girona in a La Liga game played at Camp Nou on Saturday evening and the performance that the entire team produced in the 6-1 triumph got the whole stadium on its toes. With each game, I have a better understanding with him and with Suarez. French winger Dembele played his part too late on as he crossed from the left for Suarez to complete a hat-trick.
  • PNB case: Passports of Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi cancelled

    PNB case: Passports of Nirav Modi, Mehul Choksi cancelled

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    In the wake of SWIFT-related fraud involving significant amount, reported recently by Punjab National Bank (PNB ), RBI in the statement also reiterated its confidential instructions and mandated the banks to implement, within the stipulated deadlines, the prescribed measures for strengthening the SWIFT operating environment in banks.
  • Gosling stuns Newcastle to snatch draw for Bournemouth

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    The Magies broke the deadlock with their first meaningful chance of the afternoon seven minutes later when Jonjo Shelvey 's long ball was diverted into the penalty area by Matt Ritchie , allowing Gayle to bundle the ball beyond Asmir Begovic with a tricky backheel.
  • Patriots pick up fourth-round compensatory pick

    Patriots pick up fourth-round compensatory pick

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    Same thing with Cincinnati losing tackle Andrew Whitworth, who was an All-Pro with the Rams last season. Green Bay lost the following free agents in 2017: Jared Cook , Micah Hyde , Eddie Lacy , T.J. Because of that, they were eligible to earn an extra pick. Baltimore's additions of Jefferson and Carr cancelled out the departures of Rick Wagner and Kyle Juszczyk.
  • I shouldn't have removed my silver medal: Canadian hockey star

    I shouldn't have removed my silver medal: Canadian hockey star

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    It will be just the second time ever that the US has made the podium - and the first since Americans grabbed bronze at the 2006 Winter Games in Turin. The goalie who took the year off from college at Minnesota-Duluth had outdueled three-time Olympian Shannon Szabados, who was among those who prefer overtime over a shootout to settle such an important game.
  • USTA most liable as settlement reached in Eugenie Bouchard case

    USTA most liable as settlement reached in Eugenie Bouchard case

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    Here are the case details. The accident happened when Bouchard - who is 23 - returned to the players' area after a late-night match and slipped on a cleaning substance that had been left out on the floor of the physiotherapy room. Bouchard were able to resolve their differences". Benedict Morelli, Bouchard's lawyer, said: "When people attack you and attack your name, you get affected by that".
  • Brassard traded to Penguins in three-team deal

    Brassard traded to Penguins in three-team deal

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    They likely won't be done before Monday's trade deadline, either. Ottawa will save some money in the deal as Brassard's contract runs through 2018-19, with an annual average of $5 million US. Gustavsson was the Penguins' second-round pick, 55th overall, in the 2016 NHL Draft. He was Sweden's starting goaltender at the 2018 world junior championship and was named the tournament's top goaltender after posting a 1.81 GAA and.924 save percentage in six games.
  • Larry Nance Jr. to wear father's No. 22 for Cavaliers

    Larry Nance Jr. to wear father's No. 22 for Cavaliers

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    Nance Jr. will begin wearing the new number potentially as early as Sunday afternoon but most likely starting sometime next week. When Larry Nance Sr. 24. The Cavaliers said if you already purchased a No. 24 Larry Nance Jr . jersey, the team will exchange it when the new ones are in stock, but that could take a few weeks.
  • Arizona Guard Trier Ruled Ineligible After Failed Drug Test

    Arizona Guard Trier Ruled Ineligible After Failed Drug Test

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    Below is a statement from the school detailing the circumstances of Thursday's decision. Trier missed the first 19 games of last season as Arizona refused to update his situation. "In late January 2018, Allonzzo participated in an NCAA student-athlete drug screening", Arizona's athletic department said in a statement. "The NCAA agreed that I had no knowledge of receiving the substance and my eligibility was restored".
  • Russian curling coach says Alexander Krushelnitsky unknowingly slipped meldonium

    Russian curling coach says Alexander Krushelnitsky unknowingly slipped meldonium

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    But although Rabin says there are studies suggesting the drug had a "potential performance-enhancing benefit", there isn't any preponderance of evidence that this is true. Meldonium was found to be used by more than 100 Russian athletes in 2016. The Russian doping controversy has strained relationships within the leadership ranks of the Olympics.