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Sports Bayern trash Leverkusen 6-2 in German Cup semifinal
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The Poland forward flicked in a powerful Javi Martinez shot to put the visitors ahead in the third minute and then added another goal with a fine volley from a Franck Ribery cross. Mueller, a constant menace to the Leverkusen defence, netted his first on 52 minutes after good work from Thiago Alcantara , who hit their third eight minutes later.

Sports Reds replace manager and pitching coach
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In fact, the Reds' 3-15 start was the team's second worst in the last 100 years. The Cincinnati Reds have fired manager Bryan Price Thursday morning after the club got off to a historically bad start of three wins and 15 losses this year.

Sports Indian Premier League: Chennai Super Kings charter train to Pune for fans
Author: 0 Indian Premier League: Chennai Super Kings charter train to Pune for fans

The south-eastern India city has been banned from hosting games due to safety concerns with the team's home matches moved to Pune, in the west. Dhoni enjoys a massive fan following wherever he plays, but having spent two years at the now defunct Rising Pune Supergiant, and Rajasthan will definitely have their work cut out for them when they face CSK on Friday.

Sports Harry Kane strikes, but Tottenham Hotspur held by Brighton
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Spurs warmed-up for the biggest game of their season with a 1-1 draw away at Brighton on Tuesday night. "We tried to add to the team fresh legs to match them in the physical condition and I think the season is tough for some players that play a lot".

Sports Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah advised to join Real Madrid
Author: 0 Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah advised to join Real Madrid

The new strip, a darker shade of red than that of the current season's, has a tiny white stripe on the collar, which is a departure from the current home jersey, which has an all-white V-neck shape. Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is targeting a place in the club's history books as he chases Ian Rush's record for the most goals scored in a single season.

Sports De Bruyne leads new Premier League Playmaker award
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The decision to leave Tottenham for Manchester City has been rewarded with EFL Cup and Premier League medals for Walker. Would Manchester United's points-per-game ratio this season typically win the Premier League? "But the Liverpool game (s) showed us that we are not a flawless team".

Sports Vikings fans have reason for excitement with National Football League schedule announced Thursday
Author: 0 Vikings fans have reason for excitement with National Football League schedule announced Thursday

A Philadelphia radio station reported last month that Minnesota's season will start Thursday, Sept. 6 on NBC with a game at Philadelphia that will open the National Football League season. There's no word on other potential Chiefs games but the team was given six primetime games last season. While several former first-round Top 10 picks helped the Eagles win the title, nine undrafted players severed prominent roles in their storied season, as well.

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Author: 0 Nick Foles: "I would love the opportunity to be a starter again"

But because there's at least some uncertainty about Wentz's timeline, the Eagles said they intend for Foles to be on the roster at the start of the season . Foles said during an interview with KVUE in Texas, via Philly.com. Despite being unable to finish an MVP-caliber season (and the ensuing Super Bowl run) because of a torn ACL suffered in the Eagles' Week 14 win over the Rams, Wentz remains optimistic about he chances of being ready for the opener of his third National Football League ...

Sports Knicks reach out to Van Gundy, Jackson about coaching vacancy
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Van Gundy, who now works as a commentator for ESPN, previously coached the Knicks from 1996-2001. The 53-year-old, who is now serving as a game analyst for ESPN, recorded a 121-109 record during his three seasons as the head coach of the Golden State Warriors before being let go for not getting along with the front office.

Sports Hairdresser handed life sentence for deliberately trying to infect men with HIV
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Mr. Rowe denied his HIV status and claimed he was being framed. The victims allege Mr. Rowe pressured them into completely skipping use of a condom and engaging in bareback sex. Rowe is the first man in the country to be found guilty of intentionally setting out to spread HIV. But noting his concerted effort to continue to offend when on bail, Judge Henson said: Given the facts of this case and your permissive predatory behaviour I can not see when you would no longer be a danger to ...

Sports Are Saquon Barkley's Agents Trying to Keep the Browns From Drafting Him?
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That part is understandable but what happens if both the New York Giants and New York Jets bypass him in favor of a quarterback or another position instead? The Browns have the No. To paraphrase Ben Franklin, "in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death, taxes, and player in the NFL Draft not wanting the Cleveland Browns to pick them in the first round".

Sports Dieselgate continues with Porsche, Audi office raids
Author: 0 Dieselgate continues with Porsche, Audi office raids

The investigators said Porsche was cooperating fully with the officials, adding that the same applied to Audi , from which Porsche received some of its 6-cylinder diesel engines. A spokeswoman for the Munich prosecutor's office told DPA news agency that Wednesday's searches at Audi "had nothing to do" with a separate probe into Audi's role in the diesel scam.

Sports The Triumph helps, but Ricciardo Needs more
Author: 0 The Triumph helps, but Ricciardo Needs more

The Austrian team are keen to retain Ricciardo but the driver decided he will wait until midway through the campaign before making a decision on staying with Red Bull or moving to a new team, which is likely to be Mercedes or Ferrari .

Sports Ronaldo's late goal earns Madrid one point in league campaign
Author: 0 Ronaldo's late goal earns Madrid one point in league campaign

Madrid moved within three points of Atletico Madrid, which visits Real Sociedad on Thursday. Barcelona lead the way on 83 points, 12 clear of Atletico. 87' GOAL! Real Madrid 1-1 Athletic Bilbao: Real Madrid have found the late equaliser! "What we must do is try not to watch or listen to what you [media] are saying, but just focus on the positives".

Sports Russell Westbrook: Thunder Have to 'Be Aggressive' After Loss vs. Jazz
Author: 0 Russell Westbrook: Thunder Have to 'Be Aggressive' After Loss vs. Jazz

Mitchell scored seven points in the final 54.4 seconds of the quarter as Utah pulled within 79-74 entering the final stanza. Westbrook had just 19 points and Anthony 17 points. He shot 6 of 16 from the field. With the series levelled at 1-1, the teams will head to Utah for games three and four. "I think in the first game, he didn't feel like he played as well as he can".

Sports NFL Player Gronkowski Partners With Phoenix Thoroughbreds On Derby Hopeful
Author: 0 NFL Player Gronkowski Partners With Phoenix Thoroughbreds On Derby Hopeful

The 3-year colt, named Gronk, will partake in the race on May 5th at Churchill Downs. While Gronkowski (the horse) is considered a "wild card" in this year's Run for the Roses, so was Tom Brady when the Patriots picked him 199th in the NFL Draft 18 years ago, so never underestimate an underdog especially with a name like that.

Sports Erin Popovich's Cause of Death: How Did Gregg's Wife Die?
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The San Antonio Spurs announced that coach Gregg Popovich's wife, Erin, died Wednesday . Erin was previously ill for an extended period, according to ESPN . Erin and Gregg were married for four decades and had two children and two grandchildren. "We mourn the loss of Erin", general manager RC Buford said in the statement.

Sports SC forward Chris Silva declares for the NBA Draft
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Bowen is still waiting to be cleared to play for SC next season, but said he will declare for the NBA Draft in case he's banned from NCAA play. The South Carolina Gamecocks' Brian Bowen is in a hard situation. 'He's a little bit of a mystery because most of us haven't seen him since the McDonald's Game practices past year, ' one National Basketball Association executive told ESPN.

Sports LeBron James notches 20th playoff 40-point game in win
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But as much as things went well, the game still was close . The Cavaliers had a rude awakening in game 1 when they played the Indiana Pacers . We take on the Indiana Pacers at their place Friday, April 20 at 7 p.m. According to ESPN Stats and Info, James' 16 points in less than the first six minutes of play was the most any player has scored in the last 20 years.

Sports Flyers' Sean Couturier Game-Time Decision For Game 4
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Sidney Crosby scored once and had three assists as the Pens thumped the Flyers, 5-1 in Philadelphia . Wayne Simmonds' game has so deteriorated that he has to be hurt. Crosby was the game's first star. While the Penguins have looked great in their two wins and bad in their one loss, they are the defending champs for a reason.

Sports Dwyane Wade With A Vintage Performance in Philly
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Dwyane Wade turned in a vintage performance to lead Heat to a 113-103 victory over 76ers on Monday and tie its playoff series 1-1. However, it was the second quarter that proved to be the most decisive in the match. They missed eight of their next nine shots. Let's not forget dominant big-man Hassan Whiteside , whose had some social media run-ins with the Twitter king, Joel Embiid .

Sports IPL 2018: Inconsistent Rohit Sharma Looks to Regain Form Against Delhi
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Windies opener Evin Lewis (48) finally came to his own and was part of a hundred run partnership with Yadav which personified carnage on the cricket field. Kieron Pollard and Hardik later got involved in the dismissals of Rishabh Pant and Glenn Maxwell respectively. With 11 needed in the final over , Englishman Roy hammered Mustafizur Rahman for four and a six, before playing out three dot balls.

Sports Five women on Cannes film festival jury
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While some have criticized the relatively low number of women directors in official competition, Cannes artistic director Thierry Fremaux told Variety last week that he has been conscious of the gender makeup of the jury. "We've started paying more attention to the gender ratio on our selection committees, for instance". "I do believe that if you have female storytelling, you also have more authentic female characters", she said during a press conference.

Author: 0 Saquon Barkley's agents don't want him to go to Cleveland

Ben Baskin wrote a feature about Barkley for Sports Illustrated that was a fascinating exploration of Barkley's run-up to the draft and how he is deeply involved in his branding. "We know he will be a resounding success for any team fortunate enough to select him". Ultimately, though, McShay does not see a Giants-Jets trade happening.

Sports Croatian Runner Achieves Sensational Result at Boston Marathon!
Author: 0 Croatian Runner Achieves Sensational Result at Boston Marathon!

Many Minnesota runners were stuck at MSP Airport all day Saturday, just to be put on a flight Sunday and then taken off again because of delays. "I was like, 'Am I winning?'" Flanagan said about three hours after finishing the race. "Helping her helped me". "A ton of American pride on the line", Linden said. She works as a nurse anesthetist. The marathon's field of 30,000 runners faced chilly 40 degree weather with heavy rains and winds, but that didn't stop Sellers who was forced to ...

Sports Ice damage to Rogers Centre roof causes rare postponement at domed stadium
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Pitching Probables: The Royals will trot out Ian Kennedy (1-1, 1.00 ERA) and he will be opposed by Aaron Sanchez (1-1, 3.66 ERA). Many on social media, included some Toronto fans, sided with Grathoff, saying the Jays may have jinxed Monday's game by boasting about their stadium that proved to be not as weather-proof as thought.

Sports Kane steps up golden boot bid, Roo closer to safety
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This content is restricted to site members. Spurs duly dominated first-half possession but created little and had to be alert at the other end. "In reality, you put Tottenham on the same level as the top four or top six because the last few years we have been there".

Sports Not a single doubt for Madrid ahead of Bayern clash, claims Lucas
Author: 0 Not a single doubt for Madrid ahead of Bayern clash, claims Lucas

Juventus - two-time losing finalists in the past three years - bounced back from their Champions League disappointment with a 3-0 win over Sampdoria on Sunday which puts them on the brink of a seventh consecutive Serie A title. Benzema has had a hard season with Madrid, scoring just five times in 26 LaLiga appearances. "You can even go too far, sometimes getting it wrong".

Sports Bertans' Spurs go down 0-2 in playoff series against Warriors
Author: 0 Bertans' Spurs go down 0-2 in playoff series against Warriors

In the team's second game , Thompson posted 31 points and five assists in 39 minutes, shooting 60.0 percent overall, 62.5 percent from three and 100 percent from the free throw line. The Warriors got off to a fairly slow start, making only 4-of-13 three-point attempts in the first half, but they'd begin to find their stroke in the second.