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Sports Borussia Dortmund eye Liverpool clash in the Champions League Last 16
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He gives confidence to everyone. 'Against Napoli also it was hard to stop that ball but he managed to stop it and we are happy so of course it gives confidence. Wijnaldum believes Jose Mourinho's side are undergoing a blip and are in a false position, which is why they will not underestimate them. Napoli will feature in the Europa League in February having finished third in Group C.

Sports Raptors' Kawhi Leonard shoots down Christmas question
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But without Kawhi Leonard to play at least a bit in a small-ball frontcourt, Raptors coach Nick Nurse had limited options. Toronto improved its league-leading record to 23-7 with the win. Correction - December 13, 2018: This article was edited from a previous version that mistakenly said Kyle Lowry recorded his 10th double-double as a Raptor .

Sports Monk interaction was a 'tap of endearment'
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There are no disciplinary actions expected from the league for Jordan's playful moment. On Wednesday night, the Charlotte Hornets moved above.500 with a 108-107 win at home over the Pistons to take over sixth in the Eastern Conference.

Sports Pujara shines again as India claim advantage
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Shaun Marsh and his poor form with the blade continued as he dragged on a delivery from Ashwin onto the stumps to end his 19-ball innings, that yielded just two runs. In addition to the numbness of defeat, the Australians had to cope with a more piercing feeling in the shape of a blow to the captain Tim Paine, resurrecting years of trouble with his right index finger.

Sports Langer ready for pacey track in second India Test
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India are treating their pace bowlers like prize-winning thoroughbreds after the series-opening win over Australia in Adelaide while cautioning them against straining too hard at the reins when the second match gets underway in Perth . Given the nature of the pitch, which was revealed just a few hours ago and the fact that Perth is known to provide a lot of bounce to the pacers, we could see India go with an all-out pace attack.

Sports City of Oakland files lawsuit against NFL, Raiders
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It was ultimately inevitable perhaps the day that Jon Gruden signed on the dotted line for his second tenure with the Oakland Raiders but the timing couldn't be more surprising. But that's just the way I am. "But, if in fact it does get ugly, and can't be bridged, we do have options". In this August 17, 2017, file photo, a drilling rig sits on the Oakland Raiders' proposed stadium site in Las Vegas.

Sports Joel Matip Plays - Liverpool Team vs Napoli Confirmed
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Hence, it came down to the final minute when the away side had a chance but Alisson made a world-class save to deny Arkadiusz Milik . Klopp added that "if I'd known how good he was, I'd have paid double". With Liverpool's narrow win over Napoli at Anfield guiding them through to the next round of the Champions League and knocking the Italians out, FOX Sports Asia takes a look at the key talking points from the pulsating encounter .

Sports Steven Gerrard Seethes As Rangers Players 'Do Everything Wrong Again'
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But they fell behind to a Kenny Miller goal and, although Andy Halliday levelled after Nathan Ralph was sent off, Rangers could not find a victor. "But I welcome the knocks because I have all the evidence and ammunition to show them why they are not in the team". 'It looked okay to me, good to me, ' he said.

Sports Solari salutes Madrid character
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Fourth-placed Real Madrid are now just two points off second-placed Sevilla and third-placed Atletico Madrid, while they have moved to within five points off division leaders Barcelona once again. "The pity was the success in front of the goal ". "In the second half it was complicated, we had the wind against us and it was hard to play properly; we did nearly nothing in the second half".

Sports Injured Man City midfielder Silva out for 'a few weeks'
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David Silva has now joined Belgian star Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero on the injury list for Manchester City . "They were incredible against Donetsk and they lost". 'He will be a few weeks - in the last game he was subbed. "It's about trying to finish first to have an advantage in the last 16". "He is still focused, playing good football, and will focus on the next game ".

Sports Schofield’s 3 lifts No. 7 Tennessee over No. 1 Gonzaga 76-73
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The victory was Tennessee's first over a No. 1 team since beating Kansas in 2010 and Barnes' first in 31 years as a head coach. Gonzaga (9-1) had two shots at a tying 3-pointer, but Zach Norvell Jr. 1 team in the country according to the rankings. Kat Tudor had 14 points, also making four 3-pointers, and seven rebounds, and Madison Washington had a career-high 12 points on 6-of-7 shooting for the Beavers (7-1).

Sports LeBron James sends Knicks fans into frenzy with comment about MSG
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Wade, who plans on retiring at the end of the year, has echoed similar sentiments about the Garden. "Obviously, that's greatness, especially when they were matched up with each other on the last two plays, but I was just trying to make sure I get the rebound or do whatever I can to make sure my guy didn't score".

Sports Pistons fizzle down the stretch, fall to 76ers
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But we're ok. I know he wants to win. Philadelphia 76ers guard Jimmy Butler . Most surprising was his seeming lack of energy and inability to be a factor at the defensive end, where Toronto center Jonas Valanciunas scored the bulk of his 18 fourth-quarter points on Embiid.

Sports Olympiacos terminate Yaya Toure contract after three months at club
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Olympiakos are yet to make an official announcement on the departure of Yaya Toure, but it was claimed that they were unable to afford his pay-as-you-play deal as their budget came under financial restrictions. Seluk had famously said he was so sure his client Toure was so fit he was willing for him to sign for a top 6 club for just £1 a week! Yaya will remain deeply devoted to the Club and wishes to Olympiacos lots of success .

Sports Liverpool made hard work of Napoli, says Van Dijk
Author: 0 Liverpool made hard work of Napoli, says Van Dijk

For Liverpool fans, this was the ideal result ahead of their game against rivals Manchester United this Sunday. Spurs - now playing at Wembley thanks to ongoing delays to their new, 62,000-capacity home - qualified for the last-16 stage following Tuesday night's dramatic 1-1 draw at Barcelona .

Sports Kareem Hunt starting counseling program, anger management as National Football League continues investigation
Author: 0 Kareem Hunt starting counseling program, anger management as National Football League continues investigation

The NFL took some serious backlash after it failed to retrieve the disturbing video footage of Hunt's actions against the woman in the hotel hallway in Cleveland that inevitably led to Kareem's release from the Chiefs on November 30. I'm not sure when that will be. But our message to him was, even though we are parting ways, we're supportive of you. "If you need us to get you some help off the field, we're going to do that'".

Sports Vikings: Offensive Coordinator John DeFilippo Fired
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I mentioned during our live chat during Monday Night's game that if the Vikings didn't get things together (after a slow start on offense) that the push would turn into a tidal wave. "He's got a good grasp of the players". "He's a very brilliant guy". After seven games in 2016, Norv Turner resigned and was replaced on an interim basis by tight ends coach Pat Shurmur .

Sports Jose Pedraza Somehow Gets Through 42-Punches From Vasiliy Lomachenko
Author: 0 Jose Pedraza Somehow Gets Through 42-Punches From Vasiliy Lomachenko

While Pedraza (25-1, 12 KOs) enters the fight as the taller man, and with a almost six-inch reach advantage, Lomachenko (11-1, 9KOs) is a heavy favorite to earn his second belt in the lightweight division. Elsewhere however, the Ukrainian fighter was widely celebrated for what was yet another landmark win in a hugely impressive professional career. Navarrete won by scores of 116-112 on two cards and 115-113 on the other.

Sports Cleveland Browns: 5 players whose stock is up after Panthers nail-biter
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Once again, Myles Garrett was all over the field for the Browns. "It's different for us because of the negatives we've been through, but that's all in the past". Cam Newton had two chances to give his team the lead. Moore caught five passes for 67 yards. The first time Kitchens called it, Landry scored from the 3.

Sports Colin Kaepernick reportedly 'ready and willing' to play for Redskins
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In fact, there were some who wondered if Kaepernick would even be willing to play for the Redskins, given the quarterback's outspokenness on social issues and the backlash Washington has taken for its logo and nickname. Kaepernick hasn't played since the 2016 season, when he threw for 2,241 yards, 16 touchdowns and four interceptions in 11 games for the 49ers, posting a passer rating of 90.7 and adding 468 yards and two scores on the ground.

Sports Romelu Lukaku reveals new diet to shed weight and find goalscoring form
Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku reveals new diet to shed weight and find goalscoring form

I think I just need to keep working hard. 'Me and the manager had good conversations in the last couple of days, where really he told me what he wanted from me. I had to lose muscle basically. "So you just stay out of the gym, drink a lot of water, and a lot of veg and fish and it helps". He was a fundamental figure for Belgium in the summer, scoring four times in the group stage and starting six games in total as Roberto Martinez's side went to the semi-finals.

Sports Lakers Eyeing Trevor Ariza In Three-Team Trade With Phoenix
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The Lakers are looking at pursuing Suns swingman Trevor Ariza , apparently. Both sides are hoping to turn the deal into a three-team trade, the report says. He has shot 36.8 percent from the field and 34.8 percent from 3-point range. This is a steep asking price for a player on a one year deal and who is now having a below par season.

Sports Eagle on 17 propels Schwartzel into South Africa Open second round lead
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Schwartzel's 12 under par tournament total is one ahead of Zambian Madalitso Muthiya, who followed up his opening round 63 with a 68 on the tougher Firethorn Course. Langasque's closing 66 earned him one of three spots in The Open Championship at Royal Portrush with 2011 Masters victor Charl Schwartzel and England's Oliver Wilson.

Sports Sadio Mane fit to face Napoli, confirms Jurgen Klopp
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If Napoli were able to score against Liverpool with the latter not able to pad a two-goal advantage, then they would need to depend on the result of the other match between Red Star Belgrade and Paris Saint-Germain with the hopes that the Ligue 1 giants will not suffer a defeat against the hosts in Serbia.

Sports Stephen Curry doesn't believe humans have been to moon
Author: 0 Stephen Curry doesn't believe humans have been to moon

Curry initially asked the rest of the podcast: "We ever been to the moon?" "I don't think so, either'". Multiple people in the interview say no - although it remains unclear who - and Curry quickly agrees with them. Irving apologized for making the comments earlier this year, claiming he has since learned certain thoughts are better kept in "intimate conversations".

Sports ‘Try something new, come to Italy,’ Ronaldo urges Messi
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Portugal global Cristiano Ronaldo has stated that he should have been announced as the victor of the 2018 Ballon d'Or which was won by Real Madrid star Luka Modric. Do what I did, accept the challenge. "He's a fantastic player and a good guy, but I don't miss anything here". "This is my new life and I'm happy".