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Sports Henshaw and Murray ruled out of All Blacks clash
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But the guys that are available will do a great job. "He'd be a loss for a lot of teams in the world and he'll be a loss for us this week". But if you're out for the period of time he has been out for, it would be a big step up. "When you think about the last three times we've played them, we've had brilliant game plans and the times we've executed them really, really well we've done well.

Sports Ukraine's Usyk knocks Bellew down and defends title of absolute world champion
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When it comes to being one of the biggest and best names in the sport of boxing, there are some people who believe that having a good amateur background is the flawless foundation for making it big as a professional. There are others on the rise, like Daniel Dubois, Tony Yoka, Joe Joyce and others, who will make the division interesting over the next few years. Ukrainian became the absolute world champion in weight category up to 90.71 kg Usik defended the belt of the world Boxing Council ...

Sports Kuchar hangs on to defeat Lee by one in Mexico
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Matt Kuchar had gone four years, six months and three weeks since his last PGA Tour victory. "This is a high note". Kuchar qualifies for the Sentry Tournament of Champions to start next year at Kapalua. Kuchar is coming off a 2018 season that saw him record just four top-10s in 24 starts. Rickie Fowler (68) and Tony Finau (65) are at eight under, along with their Ryder Cup captain, Jim Furyk , who had a 65.

Sports Aaron Jones nominated for National Football League ground player of the week
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Is it when Miami had a healthy starting offensive line this season (which was all of two games), or when there's only one season-opening starter on the offensive line, like there was during Sunday's 31-12 loss to the Green Bay Packers because of injuries to Laremy Tunsil (knee), Ted Larsen (neck) and Ja'Wuan James (knee)? Jones missed the first two games of the season with a suspension, then was part of a three-man committee in the backfield before taking over as the starter.

Sports Nick Chubb breaks away for a 92-yard touchdown vs. Falcons
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That means the Browns, who have earned the No. 1 pick in the last two drafts, are no longer in possession of a top 10 overall pick. He even said one of those plays was supposed to be a quarterback sneak, but the officials took too long get things lined up and then the Browns picked up a penalty.

Sports How to watch Jaguars vs. Colts
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After signing with the Colts as a free agent this offseason, the hope was that he'd be able to bring his unique blend of speed, size and power to the tight end position in Reich's innovative offense, and that's exactly how the first nine games have panned out for the former first-round pick - and then some.

Sports Rams Confirm Cooper Kupp Will Miss Rest of Season With Torn ACL
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Fellow starter Brandin Cooks, who leads LA with 857 yards receiving, is likely to get more balls thrown his way after catching a season-high 10 passes against the Seahawks. Gurley rushed for 120 yards on just 16 carries and the Rams averaged 6.5 yards per carry. After the game, Rams coach Sean McVay said, " I don't think it's good ".

Sports Chiefs-Rams players may refuse to play at Estadio Azteca
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The game against the Rams has been moved to Los Angeles due to poor field conditions. "It's not fair to risk our health" an anonymous, yet prominent player said to Schefter. "As a result, we have determined that moving the game is the right decision, and one that we needed to announce now in order to allow our teams and fans to make alternate arrangements".

Sports Pakistan includes uncapped Shaheen Afridi in test squad
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A six-wicket victory with 57 balls to spare has seen Pakistan level the series at 1-1 ahead of Monday morning's decider, and they were remarkably untroubled in doing so. Zaman and Hafeez were unruffled by New Zealand in a 64-run first-wicket stand before Hafeez went too deep in his crease while playing Ferguson and was out hit wicket as he dislodged the bails with his back heel.

Sports Nets' Cavis Levert Suffers Gruesome Season-Ending Leg Injury — GRAPHIC
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Team orthopedist Martin O'Malley determined LeVert incurred only "moderate" ligament damage in the second quarter of Monday's game against the Timberwolves. The 24-year-old guard is producing at a career-best level and, with all of the caveats that accompany a 13-game sample, LeVert appears poised for a full-fledged breakout this season.

Sports Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial withdraw from France squad
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Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette has earned a long-awaited return to the France national team after a year out of the squad. That saw Borussia Monchengladbach forward Alassane Plea, 25, earn his first call-up, while Lyon left-back Ferland Mendy, 23, also hopes to make his global debut after being called up in place of Mendy.

Sports Nicky Butt: Manchester United low on confidence
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With a top four finish likely to be the most realistic target for Mourinho's side it is unsurprising that many commentators, former players and fans feel that it is not a good enough return for a club with stature and history of United. Anthony Martial is United's top scorer in the league with six, the same amount as City's Raheem Sterling. So conceding a lot and not scoring much equals not a great goal difference.

Sports 4 unusual stats from the Jets' blowout loss to the Bills
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Peterman became the odd man out with Buffalo carrying four quarterbacks, and with rookie Josh Allen set to reclaim his starting job after missing four games with a sprained right throwing elbow. Earlier in the day, coach Sean McDermott backed Peterman by saying he maintained his confidence in the second-year player. When Allen injured his elbow during an October 14 game at Houston, Peterman replaced him and threw the go-ahead touchdown pass.

Sports Eden Hazard 'always enjoyed' time at Chelsea
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Hazard missed three games with a back injury but played a full 90 minutes for the first time since October 20 during a fractious goalless draw with Everton on Sunday. I know how important it is for Liverpool to win the Premier League. Everton did well to restrict space for the hosts, with Jorginho particularly ineffective, and Marco Silva revealed that stopping Chelsea as a team, and not just focusing on Hazard, was the crucial factor in claiming a share of the spoils.

Sports Nasri set for Premier League return with West Ham
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The Frenchman will soon return from a doping ban, which he picked up for breaching World Anti Doping Agency rules in December 2016 by receiving an intravenous drip of 500 millilitres of water which contained banned nutrients. However, according to The Mirror , West Ham have not been left encouraged by the playmaker's current fitness levels and there are doubts over whether Nasri will be available to play in January.

Sports Mike Vrabel and Tennessee Titans notch a signature upset vs. Patriots
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However when they reunited on Sunday in Week 10 for the Patriots game against the Titans , it was nothing but mutual respect. New England's pass blocking was a particularly weak point. Butler had played horribly all season heading into Sunday's game, leading all qualifying National Football League cornerbacks receptions, yards and touchdowns allowed by opposing receivers.

Sports Mahomes throws two TD passes as Chiefs beat Cardinals 26-14
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Four plays later, Chiefs running back Spencer Ware burst into the end zone for his first touchdown of the season, giving the Chiefs a two-score lead against a pesky Cardinals team. And here's the angle that Hill had for it, with the moment being made even better by the fact that the Chiefs star managed to catch himself being flagged on camera - as you can clearly see a flying yellow flag entering the screen.

Sports Czech Republic beat USA to clinch sixth Fed Cup in eight years
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Their opening day victories ensured the Czech team will take a 2-0 lead into Sunday as they seek a sixth Fed Cup triumph since 2011 against the only the country to have won more titles. Kenin admitted she was "a little bit overwhelmed" by her debut. "But I fought my hardest and I did everything I could". "I was just enjoying the moment and trying to play my game", Siniakova said.

Sports Ireland scrumhalf Murray won't be rushed back to face All Blacks
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Murray won't feature against New Zealand after a neck injury sidelined the Munster man during Ireland's summer tour of Australia . Sexton has beaten the All Blacks twice in the last three years with Ireland and the Lions and he admitted that the date with the world champions has been high on his agenda.

Sports Real Madrid beat Celta to narrow Barca lead
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Speaking after the 4-2 La Liga victory at Celta Vigo which gave Solari a fourth consecutive win since succeeding Lopetegui last month, he said: "The important thing is to do what is necessary for the good of the team, everything else doesn't matter".

Sports Titans-Patriots: 3 keys to success for Titans on defense
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In addition to Lewis, the Titans also have former Patriots Malcolm Butler and Logan Ryan on their roster and are also coached by former New England linebacker Mike Vrabel. After three seasons with the Patriots, Lewis signed a four-year, $20 million contract with the Titans this past offseason after New England reportedly had no interest in re-signing the six-year veteran.

Sports Rohit Sharma not satisfied despite ruthless performance vs West Indies
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But Allen, arguably the Windies' best fielder, was unable to gather the return with Pandey well short of his ground. "We didn't want to be complacent and wanted to come out and win", Rohit said. Chasing 181, the hosts rode on a 130-run stand between Dhawan and Rishabh Pant , who hit 58, to achieve their target on the last ball of the match.

Sports Manchester City vs. Manchester United - Football Match Report
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United only had one shot on target in the game and that was when Martial scored. With City 3-1 up in the final minutes, Sterling had the ball deep in the United half on the left wing but, rather than take the ball to the corner flag or keep possession, the England forward produced some fancy-footwork stepovers.

Sports Kuchar shares Mayakoba lead as wife caddies for Johnson
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Hickok also played college golf at Texas and lived with Spieth in Dallas until a few months ago, when all the roommates had to find other arrangements as Spieth prepares for his marriage to Annie Verret. Kuchar has slipped to No. 40 in the world, failed to reach the third round of the FedEx Cup playoffs for the first time in a decade and did not play in the Ryder Cup for the first time in 10 years.

Sports Houston Rockets in talks with Carmelo Anthony over his role on team
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On that one, I have no answer for you". When asked about that report before Sunday night's game, Morey said: "that's inaccurate". "I feel like we have been playing better ... Carmelo Anthony did not play in the Houston Rockets' game against the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday, and his role with the team seems to be in question.

Sports Alabama vs. Mississippi State odds, line
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Using his new mechanics, Day is getting the results he had hoped for averaging 37.8 yards on 11 punts in the past two games against Louisiana Tech and Alabama. Frankly, Alabama should do everything in its power to make sure Tagovailoa is at 100 percent versus their next game that matters: vs. Georgia in the 2018 SEC Championship Game at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta on December 1.

Sports Theo Epstein refutes Kris Bryant trade rumor
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He rejected a long-term contract extension offer from the Cubs worth at least $200 million last month, according to multiple reports. " I answered a general question about whether we have untouchables ", the Cubs president said. " We've never operated with untouchables ", Epstein said. Maybe it takes a trade of Bryant to make that happen. If there was ever a chance the Cubs would consider trading Bryant the time is now.

Sports TOP 25 REWIND: No. 4 Duke set to climb after Kentucky romp
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Just like everyone else in the basketball world, Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr was left speechless after watching Duke freshman Zion Williamson put on a show on national television Tuesday night against Kentucky . Reddish hit a driving layup, and he and Barrett each hit 3s on consecutive possessions to push the lead into double figures for good. ESPN's second half prediction has been released.