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Rafael Nadal coasts past Damir Dzumhur and into Australian Open last 16

BBC Sports - 1 hour 56 sec ago
World number one Rafael Nadal continues his straightforward progress with a 6-1 6-3 6-1 third-round win over Bosnia's Damir Dzumhur.
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England hold nerve to beat Australia in second ODI

BBC Sports - 1 hour 4 min ago
England hold their nerve to take a 2-0 lead in the one-day international series with a four-wicket victory over Australia at Brisbane.
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Fernandinho: Manchester City midfielder signs contract extension until 2020

BBC Sports - 1 hour 26 min ago
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho signs a two-year contract extension until 2020.
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Mohammad Abbas and Sohail Khan: Leicestershire sign Pakistan duo

BBC Sports - 1 hour 47 min ago
Leicestershire sign Pakistan bowlers Mohammad Abbas and Sohail Khan to share the main overseas role for the 2018 season.
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Australian Open: Kyle Edmund beats Nikoloz Basilashvili to reach round four

BBC Sports - 2 hours 33 min ago
Britain's Kyle Edmund battles intense heat to beat Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili in five sets to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open.
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'I always think there's a chance' - Fraserburgh boss prepares for Rangers

BBC Sports - 3 hours 16 min ago
Knocking Rangers out of the Scottish Cup may be a dream for Mark Cowie but the Fraserburgh boss insists dreams sometimes do come true.
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Australian Open: Organisers defend heat policy after extreme temperatures

BBC Sports - 4 hours 9 min ago
Australian Open organisers defend the decision not to stop play for extreme temperatures following player criticism.
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Australian Open: Grigor Dimtrov beats Andrey Rublev in four sets

BBC Sports - 4 hours 26 min ago
Third seed Grigor Dimitrov comes through a tough match against 30th seed Andrey Rublev to reach the Australian Open fourth round.
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Lue: Love needs bigger role when Cavs go cold

ESPN Latest Sport News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 23:58
Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said the team needs to get the ball to Kevin Love and "post the basketball" when the offense goes through a dry spell, as it did in Wednesday's 104-103 win over Orlando.
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Svitolina ends 15-year-old Kostyuk's dream run

BBC Sports - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 22:10
Fourth seed Elina Svitolina beats 15-year-old Marta Kostyuk to reach the Australian Open fourth round.
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D-backs' Tomas charged with criminal speeding

ESPN Latest Sport News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 21:57
Diamondbacks outfielder Yasmany Tomas was booked into the downtown Phoenix jail after authorities say his Mercedes Coupe was clocked at 105 mph on the freeway.
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Rude boy: All-Star Embiid dismisses Rihanna

ESPN Latest Sport News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 21:40
Joel Embiid celebrated his All-Star nod with a monster effort for the Philadelphia 76ers against the East-leading Celtics, putting up 26 points and 16 rebounds
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Edmund defies extreme heat to beat Basilashvili in five sets

BBC Sports - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 21:21
Kyle Edmund fights back in punishing heat to beat Nikoloz Basilashvili in five sets and reach the Australian Open fourth round.
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League stands behind pick of Kid Rock at ASG

ESPN Latest Sport News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 21:19
The NHL said that the decision to hire Kid Rock to perform at the 2018 All-Star Game in Tampa was "purely based" on his entertainment value and history as a hockey fan, although it's aware of the backlash over him performing.
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Baylor's No. 3 seed is biggest shocker in NCAA's reveal

ESPN Latest Sport News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 19:08
Including Oregon as a No. 1 seed isn't a hard sell, but Baylor falling off the top line and all the way to a No. 3 seed was the lone shocker as the NCAA revealed its top 16 teams Thursday, Charlie Creme writes.
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NCAA prez wants reforms before '18 season

ESPN Latest Sport News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 18:33
In his first speech since the world of men's college basketball was rocked by an ongoing federal investigation, NCAA president Mark Emmert said he has committed "to have meaningful change" and newly placed reforms before the start of the 2018 season.
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Ill-advised Jimmy G trade will haunt Patriots if Tom Brady isn't right

ESPN Latest Sport News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 18:03
Brady's sudden hand injury shifts the spotlight back to New England's controversial Garoppolo trade.
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North Korean skiers dream of Paralympics

BBC Sports - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 17:09
Ma You-chul and Kim Jung-hyun are set to be the first from their country to compete in the Winter Paralympics.
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Follow live: History-making Kostyuk meets Svitolina

ESPN Latest Sport News - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 16:38
Day 5 of the Aussie Open sees No. 4 seed Elina Svitolina playing 15-year-old compatriot Marta Kostyuk for a place in the fourth round. Later, Rafael Nadal, Nick Kyrgios and Grigor Dimitrov are all in action.
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Newcastle United bid still on table - Staveley

BBC Sports - Thu, 01/18/2018 - 16:34
Businesswoman Amanda Staveley says she still wants to buy Newcastle United despite owner Mike Ashley ending £250m takeover talks this week.
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