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Volvo Ocean Race: Leaders rescue team-mate

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 08:45
Volvo Ocean Race leaders Team Hun Sung Hai/Scallywag made an emergency move in the Pacific Ocean on Sunday to rescue crew member Alex Gough who fell overboard at speed.
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'Proud' Giggs aims to win over doubters after taking Wales manager's job

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 08:39
New Wales manager Ryan Giggs will convince fans sceptical of his appointment by "winning games".
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England all-rounder Stokes charged with affray

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 08:37
England cricketer Ben Stokes and two other men are charged with affray following an incident outside a Bristol nightclub in September.
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'A pioneer for black footballers' - tributes paid to 'iconic figurehead' Regis

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 08:13
West Brom lead tributes to former player Cyrille Regis, a "pioneer for black footballers", who has died aged 59.
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Mularkey, Titans mutually agree to part ways

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:58
The Titans parted ways with coach Mike Mularkey after the sides "couldn't find enough common ground" during contract talks, according to owner Amy Adams Strunk. The decision came two days after Tennessee was eliminated from the playoffs by New England.
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Liverpool vs. Man City lived up to hype

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:55
The Premier League often overhypes itself when it comes to clashes between big clubs, but Liverpool vs. Man City definitely delivered.
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MVP, rookie of the year and other award winners in each NFL division

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:54
Some choices were obvious, others might have been controversial. See who our NFL Nation reporters chose for offensive and defensive MVPs, coach of the year and rookie of the year in each division.
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Sources: KD's desire to own team intensifies

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:53
Kevin Durant's desire to own an NBA team has intensified since joining the Golden State Warriors, sources told ESPN.
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Jags' Ramsey guarantees Super Bowl victory

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:43
Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey predicted a Super Bowl victory in front of fans at EverBank Field who came to welcome home the team after its upset of the Steelers on Sunday.
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Winter Olympics 2018: Most successful winter Olympian Ole Einar Bjorndalen fails to qualify

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:20
The most successful Winter Olympian, Norway's Ole Einar Bjorndalen, will not be competing at this year's games.
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How the NBA relaxes its sneaker rules for MLK Day

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 07:06
MLK Day is one of the many days on the NBA calendar where the league changes its sneaker guidelines to allow players more freedom to show off their personality or send a message.
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Three goats and the GOAT: Barnwell's lessons of an improbable NFL final four

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 06:59
We knew Tom Brady would be here. But Case Keenum, Blake Bortles and Nick Foles? No way. There are lessons to be learned from each of the quarterbacks in the conference title games and how they got here.
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Under 19 World Cup: England beat Namibia in opening match

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 06:23
Watch highlights from England's eight-wicket victory over Namibia in their opening match in the Under 19 World Cup in Queenstown, New Zealand.
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Giggs appointed Wales manager on four-year deal

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 05:59
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs is appointed the manager of Wales, succeeding Chris Coleman on a four-year contract.
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Australian Open 2018: Coco Vandeweghe and Sloane Stephens out in first round

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 05:57
Coco Vandeweghe rows with the umpire about bananas as three female American seeds go out of the Australian Open first round.
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Yarnold & Atkins impress in run-up to Winters - Olympic digest

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 05:32
Our weekly round-up of the latest headlines in the build-up to February's Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
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Just how evil can the Yankees get? Imagine this dream/nightmare 2018

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 05:30
We dust off our crystal ball for our annual glimpse into one extreme -- though not completely implausible -- season in the Bronx.
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Venus Williams looked the part, but there was no magic

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 05:24
What a difference a year can make. For Venus Williams, that is not a good thing after she fell in the opening round of the Australian Open.
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Paul Lambert appointed Stoke manager

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 05:02
Stoke City appoint former Aston Villa and Norwich boss Paul Lambert as manager after the departure of Mark Hughes.
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