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Sports Rob Cross beats Phil Taylor 7-2 to win title
Author: 0 Rob Cross beats Phil Taylor 7-2 to win title

The Power was starting to up his game, but a narrow miss on double-12 for a nine-darter proved decisive in the next set, one Cross took to restore his lead. "You have a little animal on your hands, I quite like him". He's got that grit in his teeth. Cross, without a tour card this time past year, fulfilled a dream by sharing the stage with Taylor.

Sports Returning Andy Murray looking at the bigger picture
Author: 0 Returning Andy Murray looking at the bigger picture

Andy Murray has withdrawn from the Brisbane International because of an ongoing problem with his right hip. "I don't mind if it is at 30 in the world". Fellow "Big Four" members Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal remain doubtful to compete at Melbourne Park, while 2014 champion Stan Wawrinka is also set to be absent.

Sports Klopp ´couldn´t be less interested´ in Coutinho-Nike story
Author: 0 Klopp ´couldn´t be less interested´ in Coutinho-Nike story

According to Don Balon, Liverpool want Barcelona to let Brazilian star Rafinha Alcantara move to Anfield if they are to sign Coutinho. Liverpool is reportedly very angry regarding this weird turn of events and might make the Catalan club pay for the mistake by Nike.

Sports The NFL Playoffs Are Officially Set
Author: 0 The NFL Playoffs Are Officially Set

Meanwhile, the final game of the weekend will feature bitter divisional rivals, the Panthers and Saints, that have had plenty of postseason experience in recent seasons. After beating the Miami Dolphins 22-16, Buffalo waited out the Bengals' last-minute rally to beat the Baltimore Ravens 31-27. In the NFC, the Atlanta Falcons clinched the final playoff spot with a win over the Carolina Panthers.

Sports Chris Smalling returns to Manchester United squad for Everton clash
Author: 0 Chris Smalling returns to Manchester United squad for Everton clash

While working as a TV pundit, Scholes said after United's 0-0 draw with Southampton on Saturday that Pogba was "just strolling through games" and "doesn't look fit". "If he is 25 per cent he will be quite happy". United upped the tempo after a tiresome, goalless first half to beat Everton with fine goals from Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard .

Sports DeMar DeRozan scores Raptors record 52 points in win over Bucks
Author: 0 DeMar DeRozan scores Raptors record 52 points in win over Bucks

He rumbled for 21 points in the opening quarter alone, just shy of the franchise-record 22 points Lowry had scored in a quarter against Atlanta in December of 2015. Giannis Antetokounmpo added 26 points with nine rebounds and seven assists. Toronto led 35-30 after the opening quarter. Antetokounmpo was held to eight points by half-time, and Toronto had a 60-56 lead.

Sports NBA Predictions: Will Harden, Rockets get revenge vs. Lakers? 12/31/17
Author: 0 NBA Predictions: Will Harden, Rockets get revenge vs. Lakers? 12/31/17

He scored 15 straight points for Washington in the fourth as the Wizards rallied from an eight-point deficit early in the period. James Harden once again wielded his Jedi mind trick abilities against National Basketball Association officials, in the process teaching Los Angeles Lakers rookie Josh Hart a lesson he was going to have to learn sooner or later: that superstars are going to get calls other players don't, particularly when matched up with a mere first-year pro.

Sports Jesus relieved to avoid surgery on 'not very bad' MCL injury
Author: 0 Jesus relieved to avoid surgery on 'not very bad' MCL injury

Guardiola's side have enjoyed a superb season so far and are 12 points clear at the top of the Premier League table, with a game in hand, ahead of Watford's visit on Tuesday night. That incident would see both players stretchered off , with Pep Guardiola no doubt concerned at the potential loss of his star-man (and Gabriel Jesus) as the season reaches the business end, both domestically and in the Champions League.

Sports Sluggish United draw 3rd straight game, Lukaku carried off
Author: 0 Sluggish United draw 3rd straight game, Lukaku carried off

So, too, when Mourinho points to absent players. "I don't know. I know that normally bad, bad news arrives immediately". The midfielder draws attention to himself both on and off the pitch- most notably thanks to his ever-changing hair styles .

Sports Mauricio Pellegrino ready to reinvest Virgil van Dijk money
Author: 0 Mauricio Pellegrino ready to reinvest Virgil van Dijk money

Celtic have bagged £7.5m from van Dijk's world record switch to Liverpool - the highest fee ever paid for a defender. "We made a few tests that make sense only for him and for us, to see where he stands". The Liverpool boss said that he was not surprised by the solid displays from Dejan Lovren and Ragnar Klavan, who also combined for the late victor at Turf Moor.

Sports Brian Gionta named Olympic team captain
Author: 0 Brian Gionta named Olympic team captain

He is the only player in the squad to have previous Olympic experience , having played for the U.S.at the 2006 Games in Turin and is well aware the team has precious little time together to try and challenge for a medal in Pyeongchang. It was believed the 38-year-old was also considering retirement. "I think it's a great mix of young talent and veteran players with a lot of worldwide experience", said Sanguinetti, who was a first-round pick of the New York Rangers in 2006.

Sports Leicester City 3-0 Huddersfield Town: Player Ratings
Author: 0 Leicester City 3-0 Huddersfield Town: Player Ratings

I am gutted today because I think there was something in this game for us. "You say the word, speculation". "We're on a good starting point to achieve our target, to survive in the Premier League , not more , not less". "We will see for example we lost Chilwell at the last moment, he told us he was ill". Huddersfield have now won just twice in their last 11 outings but still have a six-point cushion above the bottom three.

Sports Capers out as Packers defensive coordinator
Author: 0 Capers out as Packers defensive coordinator

Capers had been the NFL's longest-tenured defensive coordinator. Several other members of the defensive staff are also expected to be let go. Boardman grad Corey Linsley and the Green Bay Packers have agreed on a 3-year, $25.5 million extension to keep the former Spartan in Green Bay until at least 2020.

Sports Isaiah Thomas to make Cavaliers debut against Trail Blazers
Author: 0 Isaiah Thomas to make Cavaliers debut against Trail Blazers

The All-Star put up averages of 28.9 points, 2.7 rebounds, and 5.9 assists previous year as a member of the Boston Celtics . He represents a potentially critically important piece. The Celtics have given their fans plenty of things to cheer about thus far in the 2017-18 campaign, but we have a feeling Thomas' return to TD Garden would bring on arguably the most raucous ovation of the season to date.

Sports Outback Bowl: Michigan's Quinn Nordin makes obscene gesture against SC
Author: 0 Outback Bowl: Michigan's Quinn Nordin makes obscene gesture against SC

SC won 17-14 in Ann Arbor in 1980 behind Heisman Trophy winning running back George Rogers. SC live stream , start time , betting odds and TV information for the 2017 Outback Bowl between the Wolverines and Gamecocks. In 1985, QB Jim Harbaugh led MI to a 34-3 win in Columbia, South Carolina . The Gamecocks finished second in the SEC East, with their only losses over the last two months of the season coming against Georgia and Clemson , two of the four teams in the College Football ...

Sports LSU vs. Notre Dame 2018 live stream
Author: 0 LSU vs. Notre Dame 2018 live stream

The Irish were manhandled by the Hurricanes, 41-8, and their CFP hopes were dashed. It's been kind of a unusual, up-and-down year for coach Ed Orgeron , who started his first full season in Baton Rouge after taking over as the interim coach last season.

Author: 0 Giants to interview Patriots OC Josh McDaniels, DC Matt Patricia

A hot coaching candidate every season, Patricia has also been linked with the Lions and likely will be matched with a couple more as this process plays out. "I mean, I'm certainly not aware of anything at this point", McDaniels said. "I've just been focused on trying to grade our tape and work with our staff to try to get ourselves ready to have a productive week here with our guys and get ready to go".