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New Zealand's triathletes have failed to fire in the Commonwealth Games women's event, with all three finishing outside the top five. Alistair, who had surgery on his hip last August, placed 10th in an afternoon race hit by rain. Meanwhile, bowls legend Marshall has missed out on the chance to lead Team Scotland into the opening ceremony of the Games, with Eilidh Doyle, Scotland's most decorated track and field athlete, becoming the first-ever woman to carry the flag at Carrara Stadium on ...
  • Ohtani's first HR helps Angels rip Tribe

    Ohtani's first HR helps Angels rip Tribe

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    Neither team scored again after Ohtani's blast until Cozart, the Angels' new infielder, connected for his first career walk-off homer against Zach McAllister (0-1). The two-run shot in front of a crowd of 32,412 drew the Angels even at 2-2. He will pitch against the Athletics on Sunday in his home pitching debut.
  • CL: Liverpool lose injured Salah after rampant start against Man City

    CL: Liverpool lose injured Salah after rampant start against Man City

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    It was Heusler, alongside Basel's former Sporting Director Georg Heitz, who negotiated the deal with Egyptian club Arab Contractors to take the teenage Salah to Switzerland six years ago. "You need to be on your best", said van Dijk . However, according to the Mirror , De Bruyne, who didn't feature in City's two previous European defeats by Basle and Shakhtar Donetsk, defended the home fans for their pre-game assault.
  • Sumo boss sorry for request that female medics leave ring, sick mayor

    Sumo boss sorry for request that female medics leave ring, sick mayor

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    A number of women ran on to the ring to give emergency treatment, but the sumo judge at the event repeatedly called over the PA system for them to step off the arena. The action of the referee has drawn sharp criticism from some sections of the Japanese media, including sumo wrestling journalist Taro Arai. "There is no historical ground or reason at all why they can not".
  • Zlatan gives his brilliant reaction to Ronaldo's overhead kick

    Zlatan gives his brilliant reaction to Ronaldo's overhead kick

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    Elsewhere in the team, Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Spurs' Dele Alli are both deservedly in courtesy of their braces at the weekend, while Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski has received a smashing 93-rated card thanks to his hat-trick in the 6-0 demolition of former club Borussia Dortmund on Saturday.
  • Jacksonville Jaguars: Odell Beckham Jr

    Jacksonville Jaguars: Odell Beckham Jr

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    The Patriots still have a solid stable of weapons, but many injury question marks. And his name is not Odell Beckham Jr . The Los Angeles Rams are receiving former Patriots WR Brandin Cooks and a fourth-round pick, while New England is receiving a first-rounder and sixth-rounder.
  • Packers free agent Richard Rodgers, Eagles reach one-year deal

    Packers free agent Richard Rodgers, Eagles reach one-year deal

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    The 26-year-old Rodgers started 24 games in four years with Green Bay, just one last season when he had a career-low 12 receptions for 160 yards and a touchdown. Rodgers' biggest moment with the Packers came in 2015 when he caught a Hail Mary pass from Aaron Rodgers for a 61-yard touchdown with 0:00 left to beat the Lions 27-23.
  • Colorado Rockies Ink Outfielder Charlie Blackmon To Lucrative Extension

    Colorado Rockies Ink Outfielder Charlie Blackmon To Lucrative Extension

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    He will make $14 million this season, followed by $21 million per year through 2022, then $10 million in 2023, according to the source . The deal can be worth up to $116 million based on incentives, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports. Last year, his breakout year, that gulf was a staggering 455 points . Blackmon turns 32 in July, so this contract has the potential to look pretty rough in a few years, especially since there is no designated hitter in the National League .
  • UFC president White on McGregor: 'He will fight this year'

    UFC president White on McGregor: 'He will fight this year'

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    Khabib Nurmagomedov and Max Holloway will contest the lightweight championship belt at UFC 223 in NY on Saturday. Nurmagomedov was originally scheduled to fight interim champion Tony Ferguson who was forced to withdraw less than a week before the title fight after tearing a ligament in his knee in a "freak accident".
  • Bicycle kick goal 'surely my best goal' for Ronaldo

    Bicycle kick goal 'surely my best goal' for Ronaldo

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    The match held in Turin saw Real Madrid Club de Fútbol, commonly known as Real Madrid , win by a margin of three goals, guarantying the club's position in the semis; however, the fortunes were much different in the case of Juventus , which not only shed 7.9 per cent in market value but also dampened the team's chances of reaching the semis.
  • Sell-Side Sees Upside & Positive Growth in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

    Sell-Side Sees Upside & Positive Growth in NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE)

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    The flows out of the US and into global funds showed a huge divergence, but the performance was almost identical. ( NYSE : NKE ) was sold by Slusher John F on Tuesday , January 2. Presently, 1.70% shares of NIKE, Inc . The stock showed weekly performance of 1.21%, which was maintained for the month at 1.23%. Analysts assigned consensus rating of 2.3.