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Is pressing the key to beating Man City?

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:12
In recent weeks, teams have found success against Man City by pressing them high up the pitch. It's the best way to beat them but few are capable.
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Victims confront 'repulsive' gymnastics doctor Nassar

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:10
Nearly 100 women and girls are testifying against the ex-Team USA gymnastics doctor.
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New Stoke boss Lambert unfazed by not being club's first choice

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 10:03
New Stoke City boss Paul Lambert says he was not bothered by other names linked to the job before his appointment.
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Trial for killing of McKnight gets underway

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:30
The trial in a road-rage shooting that left former NFL football player Joe McKnight dead was set to begin with jury selection Tuesday in a New Orleans suburb.
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Ashley's gamble threatens to overshadow Newcastle's anniversary party

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 09:18
Newcastle United might be reflecting on 125 years since the club was founded, but the Magpies face a future of uncertainty as takeover talks continue, writes Richard Conway.
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From UFC champ to fireman: Stipe Miocic's life outside the Octagon

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:50
Stipe Miocic is considered the "baddest man on the planet" as the UFC's heavyweight champion. He also helps save lives -- and cleans toilets -- as a member of the Valley View Fire Department.
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Watch: Brilliant O'Sullivan thrashes Fu - best shots

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:48
Watch the best shots as Ronnie O'Sullivan thrashes Marco Fu 6-0 with a sublime performance to ease into the quarter-finals of the Masters.
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'Dizzy and ill' O'Sullivan thrashes Fu 6-0 at Masters

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:46
Ronnie O'Sullivan says he was suffering dizzy spells despite thrashing Marco Fu 6-0 with a sublime performance to ease into the quarter-finals of the Masters.
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Patriots' Dion Lewis hits stride after major injuries and 985-day hiatus

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:28
Through his hard work, Dion Lewis has become the Patriots' top rusher despite having to overcome several serious injuries and questions about his size.
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How Cavs, Spurs handled trade demands by stars is worlds apart

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 08:22
Both Kyrie Irving and LaMarcus Aldridge asked out this past summer. How Cleveland and San Antonio responded is revealing of the franchises.
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Rock-solid start for Novak Djokovic in return to tennis

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:55
No pain, no noticeable hiccups. That's all Djokovic could have asked for in his first match back on tour in more than half a year.
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Seven events that led to a Case Keenum-Nick Foles NFC title game

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:40
The Eagles-Vikings contest features an unlikely starting quarterback matchup, one made possible, thanks in large part, to injuries and the 2016 draft.
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Win away from Super Bowl, moving past Minneapolis Miracle isn't difficult for Vikings

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:38
As amazing as the Vikings' win over the Saints was, Mike Zimmer and Minnesota are moving on and have shifted their focus to Philadelphia.
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College basketball's dream matchups

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:37
The 50th anniversary of the "Game of the Century" got us daydreaming about fantasy matchups. Back then, it was Lew Alcindor vs. Elvin Hayes. Imagine Ayton vs. Bagley, Young vs. Sexton and more.
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Fans may never forgive Pirates for trading Andrew McCutchen

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:36
The Bucs didn't bring a parade to Pittsburgh. After dealing their franchise star, expect empty seats at PNC Park this summer -- and for years to come.
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Winners and losers from NFL draft early entries

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:25
With potential first-round defensive linemen Christian Wilkins and Clelin Ferrell returning to school, Clemson is the clear winner of the early entry period. How did other contenders fare?
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Stanford RB Love to return for senior season

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 07:23
Bryce Love, who finished second in the Heisman Trophy voting after rushing for 2,118 yards, will return for his senior season at Stanford.
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No agreement for Mkhitaryan move to Arsenal in exchange for Sanchez

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 06:37
No agreement is in place for Manchester United's Henrikh Mkhitaryan to join Arsenal in exchange for Alexis Sanchez.
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Laureus Awards: Mo Farah, Chris Froome and Lewis Hamilton among nominees

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 06:30
Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah is among four Britons nominated for the 2017 Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award.
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Bad money: The worst contract investments on all 30 teams

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:56
Wondering why your squad's front office isn't making a splash this offseason? It might be because they're stuck paying these guys instead.
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