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I think City clearly have an awesome squad, and when they play at their very best, they produce a level of football few can get close to. At the Britannia, Stoke City played a high line and put so much pressure on the United defence that they became flustered and lost their composure.
  • Luis Severino's start moved up to Wednesday against Minnesota

    Luis Severino's start moved up to Wednesday against Minnesota

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    Chad Green and David Robertson pitched a scoreless inning apiece before Aroldis Chapman recorded his 20th save. The Yankees had chances to blow the game open in the second, fifth and sixth innings, but failed to fully capitalize and stranded 14 runners for the game.
  • 3.8 earthquake rattles Illinois town near Kentucky border

    3.8 earthquake rattles Illinois town near Kentucky border

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    Mexico's federal government placed the quake death toll at 79 as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust in Mexico City and thousands fled into the streets. Gov. Alfredo del Mazo told the Televisa news network that two people died in the State of Mexico, which also borders the capital: a quarry worker who was killed when the quake unleashed a rockslide and another person who was hit by a falling lamppost.
  • Mark Beaumont's wonderful around-the-world cycling record on Strava

    Mark Beaumont's wonderful around-the-world cycling record on Strava

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    He was on his bike for more than 16 hours a day and only slept for five hours each night. "I hope it is used as a marker for other cyclists to go and smash in the near future". British rider Mark Beaumont has completed his round-the-world cycle challenge in a record 79 days - beating the previous mark by 44 days. Mark Beaumont credited his success with "the ability to suffer" and "grit".
  • Charles Tillman reportedly training to join Federal Bureau of Investigation

    Charles Tillman reportedly training to join Federal Bureau of Investigation

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    Tillman is 36, with his next birthday coming up in February. Tillman graduated from the University of Louisiana-Lafayette with a degree in Criminal Justice. He finished his career with the Carolina Panthers in 2015, playing a role on Cam Newton's 15-1 team that made it to the Super Bowl and lost to the Denver Broncos.
  • Singapore GP to remain in Formula 1 Worlds until 2021

    Singapore GP to remain in Formula 1 Worlds until 2021

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    Hamilton usually thrives in mixed conditions, but described the race as a "massive challenge", despite his dominant performance, and said he kept in mind Senna's needless crash while dominating the 1988 Monaco GP in order to bring the vehicle home without incident.
  • Boyle has leukemia, aiming to play in Devils opener

    Boyle has leukemia, aiming to play in Devils opener

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    Michael Farber , the medical director of executive health at Hackensack University Medical Center and the Devils team internist. "I'm expecting to live my life, to live a normal life", Boyle said. Boyle inked a two-year, $5.5 million deal over the offseason. Former NHL forward Jason Blake played with the same form of leukemia during the 2007 season.
  • Katrin Garfoot wins bronze for Australia at world road cycling championships

    Katrin Garfoot wins bronze for Australia at world road cycling championships

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    Van der Breggen was just the second rider to leave the start house of the 54 taking part in the world title race, and set a very strong time early on, clocking 29-02.51 on the relatively flat 21.1-kilometre course. The pair will now join up to tackle the 135-km road race at the weekend, while tomorrow Olympic and world champion rower Hamish Bond will tackle the elite men's time trial in his first worldwide cycling event.
  • Daniel Ricciardo misses out on win at Singapore Grand Prix

    Daniel Ricciardo misses out on win at Singapore Grand Prix

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    The Ferrari made a clean but slow getaway off the line. Maybe, but with the remaining six races at circuits well suited to Hamilton's Mercedes , Vettel's best chance of regaining the lead in the title race may already have gone. "Yeah, God blessed me today for sure", Hamilton said on the podium. Vettel retired immediately afterwards with damage from the incident and Hamilton dominated the race.
  • Aston Martin eyeing Red Bull F1 engine deal

    Aston Martin eyeing Red Bull F1 engine deal

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    Engine development will be the sole motive for Aston Martin helping their compatriot in these endeavors. "If we get a reasonable regulation that brings down the cost of the engine, Aston would like to be involved in the engine", added the Briton.
  • Lauda blames Vettel for Singapore crash

    Lauda blames Vettel for Singapore crash

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    The resulting collision eliminated all three from the race, putting a huge dent in the championship hopes of Vettel , who now trails Lewis Hamilton by 28 points with six races remaining. The view was not shared by others who either pointed the finger at Verstappen , in his last race as a teenager, or accused Vettel of needless aggression at a key point in the championship.