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Should bans for Steve Smith , David Warner and Cameron Bancroft be lifted or softened? "Common sense, common decency, basic fairness, proportionality and natural justice demand that the punishment is reduced". Australian cricket has been regularly criticised for its win-at-all-costs mentality. The scathing 147-page report, which was produced by the Ethics Centre, a specialist Australian consultancy firm, concludes that the governing body has operated under a command and control ...
  • Combined eleven: Barcelona host Real Madrid in the season’s first El Clasico

    Combined eleven: Barcelona host Real Madrid in the season’s first El Clasico

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    When pressed about his future after the match, he said: "I hope I am still breathing, I don't think I am going to die". 'Our situation is not irreversible, we are in October'. His arm in a sling and a wide grin across his face, Lionel Messi was able to enjoy Barcelona's handsome play from the stands for once. For the first time in nearly 10 years neither Ronaldo nor Mess will play the biggest game of the season in Spain: " Madrid had a good start to the season, now they are going a ...
  • India Test squad for Australia tour announced; Rohit, Vijay, Parthiv return

    India Test squad for Australia tour announced; Rohit, Vijay, Parthiv return

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    Dhoni led a "reluctant" India to the inaugural World T20 Cup title in 2007, which indirectly helped cricket give birth to its most lucrative and famous league - the IPL. The Indian selectors have included batsman Rohit Sharma and opener Murali Vijay for the Test matches starting December 6 in Adelaide. Shahbaz Nadeem has named in the squad to face West Indies at home in the three T20Is.
  • Game 3, Red Sox vs. Dodgers

    Game 3, Red Sox vs. Dodgers

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    I lost my footing a little bit but right there. was trying to keep the ball in with a guy on second base, try not to let that ball go up the middle". Jackie Bradley Jr. The only other playoff game to last 18 innings was Houston's victory over Atlanta in the 2005 NLDS. "We didn't have any more players, so I didn't have any choice", he said after the game.
  • Raiders players reportedly questioning Jon Gruden's 'accountability'

    Raiders players reportedly questioning Jon Gruden's 'accountability'

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    The trade came seven weeks after Oakland dealt defensive end Khalil Mack to the Chicago Bears , despite the team's previous assertions that it planned to sign him long term. " Despite everything the coaches told us at training camp ". Melifonwu played in just five games with the Raiders and missed a lot of time with injury but there is no question he is a talented football player and should find a new home quickly.
  • Blake Griffin notches 50-point haul as Simmons sits out

    Blake Griffin notches 50-point haul as Simmons sits out

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    Drummond responded by referencing Embiid's inability to stay healthy and play in back-to-back games in the past. After he scored, Drummond sort of tossed out a little chicken wing and Embiid tumbled over backwards to draw the technical foul.
  • Calm Stephens edges Osaka, Kerber stunned by Bertens

    Calm Stephens edges Osaka, Kerber stunned by Bertens

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    With the duo's battle taking almost two-and-a-half hours, the second match of the night started at around 10.30pm, and it was another three-set, two-hour-plus battle before Kiki Bertens - a first-time singles participant and a last-minute replacement for the injured Simona Halep - stunned top-seeded Angelique Kerber 1-6, 6-3, 6-4.
  • EPL: What Ozil did to me - Alex Iwobi

    EPL: What Ozil did to me - Alex Iwobi

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    The Nigerian global said that Ozil has been advising him since he was aged 17. Arsenal continued their excellent run of form on Monday night when they put Leicester City to the sword at the Emirates with a 3-1 win over the Foxes. The Gunners have quietly gone about their business this season and are just two points off the Premier League summit after nine league games when many didn't give them a chance to challenge for the title.
  • Cowboys acquire WR Amari Cooper, report says

    Cowboys acquire WR Amari Cooper, report says

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    Now Cooper is expected to come in and save the Cowboys season with just nine games left. Recently, we'd heard rumors that Amari Cooper, Oakland's star receiver, was on the trade block, although Gruden denied knowing anything about that. He's still a quality cornerback who could help a contending team, even if he's not playing at the level he did when he first joined the team in 2016.
  • Red Sox favoured slightly over Dodgers in World Series

    Red Sox favoured slightly over Dodgers in World Series

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    Taylor's miraculous, inning-ending catch on a Christian Yelich line drive prevented the Brewers from tying the game up and squashed any bit of momentum they had. The Brewers' bag of bullpen tricks had run out, and the Dodgers are returning to the World Series for the second straight year. " Every single person in this room has their fingerprints on this season", Dodgers manager Dave Roberts told his players in the champagne spray-filled locker room.
  • Ronaldo insists he is an ´example´ amid rape allegations

    Ronaldo insists he is an ´example´ amid rape allegations

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    Ronaldo vehemently denies the allegations put against him and has dismissed it as "fake news". Juventus' Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo gestures during a press conference at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on October 22, 2018, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League group H football match against Juventus on October 23.
  • Patriots Share Their Perspective On Bears’ Heart-Stopping Hail Mary

    Patriots Share Their Perspective On Bears’ Heart-Stopping Hail Mary

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    The defense scuffled for a second straight week, allowing Tom Brady and his offense to control the game. Trubisky's 8-yard run made it 10-7 Bears with 59 seconds left in the first quarter. Late Saturday afternoon, news came out that Patriots star tight end Rob Gronkowski did not travel with the team to Chicago due to a back injury. Trubisky was striving to prove himself playing against a future Hall of Famer in Brady.
  • Three centre backs Manchester United should consider signing in January

    Three centre backs Manchester United should consider signing in January

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    To his credit, Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri did not attempt to distance himself from the impoverished nature of the chaotic happenings. The centre-back, who has started all nine Premier League games this season after falling out of favour under Antonio Conte, hailed Chelsea's character in claiming a draw.
  • Bench spells difference for Celtics in win over Sixers

    Bench spells difference for Celtics in win over Sixers

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    It was sloppy at first. It was great just to be out there. "I just had a big smile when they announced my name again". While he finished with 23 points and 10 rebounds, he still had 5 turnovers and seemed to lose focus at points in the game.
  • Pakistan belts Australia to claim second test, UAE series

    Pakistan belts Australia to claim second test, UAE series

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    Their previous best of 356-run victory margin was also registered against Australia in 2014. It is Pakistan's biggest-ever winning Test margin by runs, eclipsing their previous best which they also achieved against Australia in Abu Dhabi in 2014.
  • Portland Trail Blazers spoil LeBron James' debut for the Los Angeles Lakers

    Portland Trail Blazers spoil LeBron James' debut for the Los Angeles Lakers

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    James' jam came just two-plus minutes into his debut with the Lakers, and the National Basketball Association marked the occasion artistically on Twitter. After the LeBron Lakers era got off to an emphatic start, L.A.'s defense couldn't contain the Trail Blazers' dynamic backcourt duo, as Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum spoiled James' premiere to lead Portland to a 128-119 victory at the Moda Center.