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Over the Brazilian GP event, Mercedes , Williams , and Sauber team members were subject to attacks, while officials from the FIA were also approached by armed robbers before being able to escape. A spokesman for Liberty Media, the sport's owners, said it was up to the circuit and local authorities to ensure safety this week. Criminal activity has been a problem at the event for many years, with Jenson Button most famously escaping unharmed from an armed attack in 2010.
  • Former Celtic, Man United man Miller battling cancer

    Former Celtic, Man United man Miller battling cancer

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    Liam Miller started his career with Celtic . "Was in the United States of America for treatment this month and flys back tomorrow to start chemo here", BBC pundit Tam McManus tweeted on Sunday night. Charlie Adam tweeted: "Thoughts are with Liam miller and his family at this tough time.#staystrong". Former Hibs player Tam McManus tweeted that Miller - who played for Celtic, Manchester United and Sunderland - had been in the USA for treatment but had returned home to start ...
  • Celebrations and arrests follow Tonga's historic league win

    Celebrations and arrests follow Tonga's historic league win

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    New Zealand had sat on a comfortable 16-2 lead at the break thanks to tries from Dallin Watene-Zelezniak, Jordan Rapana and Roger Tuivasa-Sheck and looked well in control, but were no match for Tonga's power, speed and passion through the second period.
  • 'Good chance' Martellus Bennett plays Sunday night for Patriots

    'Good chance' Martellus Bennett plays Sunday night for Patriots

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    If anything, and this seems more like semantics than it does anything rooted in facts, the Packers claiming him healthy when signing him does them zero favors. We had a quick conversation and I was just like, 'Let me think about it and I'll call you back'. Four plays later, he was on the receiving end of a 5-yard pass.
  • Liverpool's Mane suffers injury scare on Senegal duty

    Liverpool's Mane suffers injury scare on Senegal duty

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    The 25-year-old only made his comeback from injury in the 4-1 Premier League win over West Ham on November 4, but was called up for this month's worldwide matches despite his lack of playing time. Mané travelled to Polokwane with a member of Liverpool's physiotherapy department as the English Premier League side looked to keep an eye on his hamstring injury, and an agreement has been reached between club and country that will make sure he isn't risked further in Dakar.
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    It seemed a little ominous for Gareth Southgate and England , who play Brazil at Wembley on Tuesday. Though, what really got him emotional was his international manager's input on the whole situation. Ljajic opened the scoring in the 20th minute, lashing home after Dusan Tadic saw two shots blocked in the box, and in the second half Mitrovic headed home a cross from Andrija Zivkovic.
  • Man Utd midfielder Herrera close to Atletico Madrid agreement

    Man Utd midfielder Herrera close to Atletico Madrid agreement

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    AS says Herrera is in advanced talks over a pre-contract, with his United deal to expire in June. This means that under Bosman rules, he is free to start negotiations with foreign clubs in January. The player's reluctance to sign a new contract has encouraged Atletico to ramp up their efforts to push for a deal. It is said Diego Simeone is planning to launch a bid for Herrera in January, despite his contract expiring only months later.
  • Falcons' Freeman, Cowboys' Lee leave with injuries

    Falcons' Freeman, Cowboys' Lee leave with injuries

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    The hit on Freeman by Anthony Hitchens appeared to be violent enough to cause a concussion on its own, and Freeman was noticeably dazed after that hit. Freeman has five touchdowns on the ground this season, though he hasn't hit paydirt as a runner since back in Week 4 against the Buffalo Bills. Next up for the Falcons' Week 10 carries are Tevin Coleman and Terron Ward.
  • Gareth Southgate says Phil Jones is 'fine' after hobbling off with injury

    Gareth Southgate says Phil Jones is 'fine' after hobbling off with injury

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    He told reporters after a 0-0 draw with Germany : "I thought there were a few shaky moments in the first half. Mainly due to Phil carrying something", Southgate stated at his post-match press conference. It's something he's been carrying but he doesn't seem to be any worse so that's fine. Risking Jones in a meaningless friendly will irritate Jose Mourinho and it's likely that Gareth Southgate's decision would sour the relationship.
  • National Football League investigating concussion check on Seahawks QB Russell Wilson

    National Football League investigating concussion check on Seahawks QB Russell Wilson

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    After the ESPN report surfaced, the National Football League released a statement through a spokesman that said: "Interviews by National Football League and NFLPA officials have not been conducted yet". I wasn't concussed or anything. "I was like, 'Ah, man, it's stuck, '" Wilson said. I think maybe Walt thought I was, you know, maybe injured or something like that.
  • John Fox's touchdown challenge results in Bears turnover

    John Fox's touchdown challenge results in Bears turnover

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    His team lost by a touchdown to the Green Bay Packers , and his work with the red flag certainly didn't help. In the second quarter of the Bears big divisional game against the Aaron Rodgers-less Packers , Fox challenged the ruling that Bennie Cunningham stepped out of bounds before reaching the ball over the goal line.