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Sports Mookie Betts Should Win AP Male Athlete of the Year
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And he achieved a little bit of history with this #feat. Yelich hit.326 in his first season with the Brewers, becoming the first player in franchise history to win the NL batting title. He finished in the NL's top five in slugging percentage, homers, RBIs, runs and extra-base hits. Yelich got 29 first-place votes and 415 points, and the other first-place vote went to New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom , the NL Cy Young Award victor, who finished fifth.

Sports Medical report: Sophia Floersch has spinal fracture after horror crash
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On lap five, Jessopp got past Johnson and went straight after Webb for third, levering the former grand prix star aside before beginning to go after Rutter, who was almost five seconds ahead. "Update soon", she added. "A photographer Chan Weng Wang suffered a laceration to his liver and Japan's Minami Hiroyuki suffered a concussion". We wish all of the people involved in the crash the very best.

Sports Harvard beats Yale 45-27 at Fenway Park in 135th meeting
Author: 0 Harvard beats Yale 45-27 at Fenway Park in 135th meeting

The Bulldogs returned the favor when freshman quarerback Griffin O'Connor (23-of-48 for 328 yards, one TD) was intercepted by Harvard's senior captain Zach Miller. The Bulldogs' O'Connor (7 for 127) hit JP Shohfi on a 16-yard crossing pattern for a touchdown to pull Yale even. Yale scored again with 5:26 left in the half.

Sports When You Have Good Team, You Have to Perform Well: Harmanpreet
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However, India lost the wicket of Krishnamurthy (3) on the other end when debutant Vlaeminck pulled off a stunning catch at square leg off Gardner's bowling. What an over for India. Australia lose both the openers now. She was also forced to leave the field and didn't take part in the rest of the match. They were instead routed by India's spinners to be all out for 119.

Sports India could have built more homes than host F1
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During the interview, Hamilton spoke about the expansion to countries that did not necessarily have a huge history of racing behind them, and whether he personally enjoyed the experience of racing in such places. "However, I have met some awesome Indian fans", Hamilton added. The company behind the franchise has also unveiled plans of hosting the first-ever F1 Grand Prix in Vietnam in the year 2020.

Sports Green Bay Packers fall to Seattle Seahawks 27-24
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The Packers (4-4-1, third in NFC North) bounced back from a two-game losing streak to beat the Dolphins 31-12 last weekend. A touchdown pass from Russell Wilson to Ed Dickson and a mismanaged drive from the Packers led to a 27-24 Seattle win.

Sports Nittany Lions Jump 6 Spots in New College Football Playoff Rankings
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LSU , was #7 last week, so will West Virginia , Washington State or even Ohio State make a move past the Tigers? In Tuesday's ranking , the top four remained Alabama , Clemson , Notre Dame and MI, followed by Georgia , Oklahoma , LSU, Washington State, West Virginia and Ohio State to round out the top 10.

Sports Eastern Michigan vs. Duke Basketball Highlights (2018-19)
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Let that be proof: Duke's season is just starting, and the Blue Devils' freshmen have already arrived. The freshman phenom's upside is unreal and he's flashed plenty of playmaking through Duke's first three games. "I thought I overthrew it", Reddish said of the alley-oop after the game, per ESPN's David M. Hale. That Earth-shaking slam wasn't Williamson's sole dunk of the evening.

Sports Virgil van Dijk joins Dejan Lovren's spat with Sergio Ramos
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This followed an Instagram Live stream by Lovren, who called the defender overrated after Croatia beat Spain 3-2 on Thursday night. 'Go ahead and talk now buddy. "I don't know whether it was intentcional or not but it's true that something changed in Real Madrid's mentality after Salah got injured". He also accused two other Real Madrid players for what happened after Mohamed Salah's injury in the final.

Sports Celtics edge Raptors in overtime battle of Eastern powers
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It was a tough game for the Raptors as a whole, but how did they fare as individuals? "I'm kind of used to it", said teammate Marcus Morris . Losing three in a row is never good news. A Celtics team that had fallen in love with long jumpers watched their starters combine to attempt zero first-half free throws. Toronto regained a 107-103 lead with 1:29 remaining in regulation, but Tatum's dunk and Gordon Hayward's free throws pulled Boston level, while Leonard missed a potential ...

Sports Baxter calls on Bafana to shock Nigeria
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The three-time African champions, who arrived in South Africa early Friday, are top of Group E with nine points from four matches, while South Africa are second on eight points. We also had Tokelo Rantie up front foraging and (Lebo) Manyama and we had our fullbacks going forward ... we put the fear of God into them. "This will be the most hard match for this young team", Rohr admitted.

Sports Lloris concedes France could have lost by much more against the Dutch
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Netherlands players celebrate scoring 2-0 during the global friendly soccer match between The Netherlands and France at De Kuip stadium in Rotterdam , Netherlands, Friday, Nov. Depay doubled the lead with a "Panenka" penalty in stoppage time , chipping the ball over Lloris to complete a memorable victory. France were without injured Manchester United duo Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial at De Kuip.

Sports Djokovic backs new ATP Cup men's team event
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Obviously we have the Davis Cup, a historical team event, but now we have the ATP Cup that is definitely going to be right up there from a players' perspective. Kosmos has committed $41m for each of the next two seasons to run the new Davis Cup - $82m in all, that is - and they are not ready to rip their model up and start collaborating at this stage.

Sports Kearney comes in as Ireland host All Blacks
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Furlong hasn't looked back since that day, and is seen by most as the best tighthead in world rugby right now. The absence of Murray, who plays a crucial role in Ireland's kicking game, has created an opportunity for Kieran Marmion to impress the Ireland coach, while 6ft 10in Devin Toner has replaced Iain Henderson in the second row ahead of the anticipated aerial contest this weekend.

Sports Federer Revives ATP Finals Hopes With Win Over Thiem
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It's all good. I've had that problem for 20 years in the good way. Nishikori scored a win over Federer in the opening match on Sunday and he played on a very high level since the US Open in general but we saw nothing of that today, with Anderson outplaying him in every department to barely miss a chance to become only the second player who achieved a double bagel at this event.

Sports Kearney and Ringrose return for All Blacks clash
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Certainly All Blacks coach Steve Hansen believes whoever wins the tasty encounter between the two top-ranked teams at Lansdowne Road - it would be Ireland's first home win over their opponents - would deserve to be rated the best in the world.

Sports New Zealand To Host First Women's Rugby World Cup In Southern Hemisphere
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New Zealand hosted the men's tournament in 1987 and 2011, while Australia hosted it in 2003. "This government is committed to more women and girls getting involved in sport, so we are enthusiastic supporters of bringing this elite women's tournament to New Zealand and inspiring a new generation of women and girls to get involved in rugby".

Sports The bench might be where Gordon Hayward belongs right now
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He hasn't averaged fewer than 10 points a game since his rookie season. The expectations for this season are championship or bust, and Boston needs to start showing they can play with the best of them. Oh, and worst of all, they were losing to the Bulls by five points by the quarter's end. Boston Celtics have a 7-6 record (4-9 against the spread ) so far this season and are now tied with the Hornets in the 5 place of the East.

Sports Kosovo boxer caught up in visa debacle ahead of Delhi event
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India's dreams of hosting major multi-discipline sporting events might be under threat with the lone boxer from Kosovo unlikely to receive her visa for the Women's World Boxing Championships starting here from Thursday. In the letter, Batra said that there were multiple examples in the past of local organisers/host countries of major global sports events allowing the participation of athletes from countries/territories that they did not recognise at a political level.

Sports Ameer Abdullah is 'another big-play piece' to Vikings offense
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While Minnesota and Chicago are plenty familiar with each other from playing twice a year, the first matchup of the season between the NFC North teams brings more intrigue than usual. They're opening things up a lot more. In the past two games, Chicago has rushed for a meager 59 yards per game on 2.5 yards per carry. Indeed, nor is this the Bears of the past four seasons.

Sports Croatia 3-2 Spain: Lucho's Nations League fate not in his hands
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Striker Andrej Kramaric fired the hosts ahead in the 56th minute, only for Dani Ceballos to equalise with his first goal for Spain barely two minutes later. "We knew we were in a group with two of the best teams in the world but I'm not anxious about my team". "I would love to qualify for the final four, but our top objective is the European Championships", he said.

Sports Pakistan vs New Zealand 2018, 1st Test - Dream11 Fantasy Tips
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Asif gave a good account of himself in his debut series against Australia where he picked up nine wickets in the two Tests including a 6/36 in his first game in Dubai. As far as the recent head to head is concerned, New Zealand have had the last laugh in all the last three Tests that the two teams have played against each other.

Sports David Pearson passes away at age 83
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But on this day, gathered together in a small crowd, when Petty was asked who is the greatest race vehicle driver in the garage, Petty responded by pointing to Pearson. Pearson is survived by three sons, Larry, Ricky and Eddie, all of whom have been involved in NASCAR racing. He pushed Petty to be better. Known as the "Silver Fox" for his penchant of lying in wait while others used up their cars by charging to the lead early in races, Pearson often seemingly came out of nowhere to take the ...

Sports Wayne Rooney to captain England in farewell friendly match against the USA
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It's just a moment you'll savour. If taking Michael Owen's spot as the youngest Liverpool player for score for England wasn't enough, the 20-year old kept things tidy at the back - including helping to keep fellow up and comer and perennial Liverpool target Christian Pulisic quiet as the Borussia Dortmund attacker switched between the wings and ran between the lines on what was ultimately a frustrating night for the American worldwide.

Sports Carmelo Anthony's reps exploring where he may go next
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And as it goes with nearly every marquee free agent, there was speculation over the summer when Anthony was a free agent that he may sign with the Los Angeles Lakers because of his friendship with LeBron James . A week earlier, the Hawks had traded Dennis Schröder to the Oklahoma City Thunder in exchange for Anthony, Justin Anderson and a lottery-protected 2022 first-round pick.

Sports Djokovic, Isner defend Federer Special Treatment
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The Swiss needed to defeat Thiem to ensure he would not be knocked out in the group stage at the year-end championships for only the second time in 16 trips, and came through 6-2 6-3 against the error strewn Austrian at the O2 Arena in London .