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James O'Connor and Ali Williams held on Paris cocaine charge

James O'Connor and Ali Williams held on Paris cocaine charge

The pair spent the night in a cell after being apprehended by officers from the French Anti-Crime Brigade. They were allegedly trying to buy drugs worth 200 euros ($275). Carter also plays for Racing 92, the defending French champions. The arrests come a week after another former All Black , Dan Carter, was forced to apologise after being charged with drink-driving. Read More

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Chelsea vs Swansea City

Chelsea vs Swansea City

The midfielder would have doubled the lead in the 27th minute with an acrobatic volley but for the Swansea keeper's second outstanding save of the game. Cesc Fabregas was the first to get on the board for Chelsea . The bar is set high, however Swansea players seem to be enjoying 2017 and there will be no pressure to bring home any points. Read More

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Conte Confirms Double Fitness Boost Ahead Of Swansea

Despite a very hard schedule, " Swansea " managed not only to leave the last place in the standings, but also to create chetyrehochkovy handicap from the relegation zone. "I wish for him the best, but [only] after the game!" The Spanish forward helped himself to a brace when he last played Swansea earlier on this season, as his double which included an acrobatic stunner earned a dramatic 2-2 draw. Read More

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Louisville Cardinals vs UNC Tar Heels start time

Louisville Cardinals vs UNC Tar Heels start time

Louisville dominated down low, outscoring North Carolina, 26-12, in the paint, but the Tar Heels still managed to carry a 33-30 lead into the break. We don't have to be like everybody else. After the game Pitino told reporters the fan was not a UNC student. "I just feel there's no excuse for poor foul shooting". Mitchell and Quentin Snider could give the Heels problems in the backcourt, but Carolina has the advantage on the interior, as they grab a whopping 42.2 percent of their own ... Read More

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Cowboys vs. Cardinals Announced for 2017 Hall of Fame Game

MST at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium . The team selection corresponds with two of the individuals being inducted into the Hall of Fame: Former Cardinals quarterback Kurt Warner and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. And with the team playing in the first preseason game of the year, it will mean that Jason Garrett can bring his team back to open training camp among the earliest National Football League teams. Read More

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Yamasaki on Browne vs. Lewis finish: 'I should have stopped it earlier'

What did you make of UFC 204 and how did you score the main event? The man who put him there, Derrick Lewis , was on the mic searching for Browne's famous girlfriend, former UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey . "It's not really hurting from the kick, I've just got to boo-boo". The loss snapped a three-fight streak for "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil" victor, who'd most recently submitted Jack Hermansson at last November's UFC Fight Night 100. Read More

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Force India unveils 2017 challenger

Force India unveils 2017 challenger

Force India launched its 2017 auto - the VJM10 - at Silverstone on Wednesday afternoon, with team principal Vijay Mallya setting a target of at least matching last year's fourth place in the constructors' championship. In none of the teams that I've been in have I seen this level of confidence, organisation, everyone knowing their jobs. "I think we need to open up a bit more the corners". Read More

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High flying Sevilla to offer little respite to struggling Leicester

However, their European form has been impressive - they won their Champions League group ahead of Porto - and Ranieri is determined that another big result on Wednesday could be crucial for Leicester's fortunes at home and overseas. Leicester, however, have not looked like troubling anyone lately and Ranieri will hope Sampaoli was right when he predicted Jamie Vardy will "be able to drive Leicester back from their troubles when he gets his goalscoring touch back". Read More

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Jaguars cutting defensive lineman Jared Odrick

He signed with Jacksonville as a free agent prior to the 2015 season. He finished with 12 tackles, one sack and one forced fumble. Odrick, who played the last two seasons with the Jaguars after spending his first five National Football League seasons with the Dolphins, evidently was vacationing on the northern beaches of the Dominican Republic when he got the call. Read More

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FA Cup: Musa plays for 90 minutes as Leicester crash out

Gary Lineker branded Claudio Ranieri's team selection as "utter bollocks" and claimed the Italian's obsession with the Champions League is the reason the club is in crisis. "We have to play for our fans, 3,000 of them will be there with us to support us and I want to see our players fight". "I want to give another opportunity to the players who played against Derby", he added. Read More

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Harry Kane's hat-trick sends Tottenham into FA quarter-finals

Harry Kane's hat-trick sends Tottenham into FA quarter-finals

Pochettino is now looking to save Spurs from crashing out of the European competition, with Champions League qualification awaiting the victor. "After two defeats, that feeling when you lose is too hard". No, not Mousa Dembélé, who played the last 11 minutes at Craven Cottage . We go into Thursday now coming off this result, we'll be buzzing to go at Wembley, so we're looking forward to it. Read More

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Legendary wrestler Ivan Koloff passes away

Perras debuted "The Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff in 1967 during an International Wresting Association match, winning the Heavyweight Championship the final year. His daughter, Rachel Marley, had recently created a GoFundMe page in order to raise money for her father's medical costs after he had been suffering from liver disease for a decade and doctors stating his health was getting worse. Read More

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Pep Guardiola responds to speculation over shock Barcelona return

Koeman's name is often linked with a return to the Nou Camp, having established such a reputation there as a player, but his more pragmatic way of working may not be what Barcelona want. "I have nothing to do with what is said", he told Sevilla's official club website. Barca are second in the standings on 48 points and have played two games less than Real but Luis Enrique is still optimistic about their title chances. Read More

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Berdych, Tsonga into Rotterdam semis

Sixth seed Tsonga, runner-up in Rotterdam in 2011, needed just 72 minutes to book his place in the final, seeing off Berdych 6-3 6-4 for a fourth straight-sets victory of the week and a place in his first final of the year. "There isn't much that will separate us. Marin is a very good player and hard to play against as he has an all-round game". "I'll have to be mentally strong and keep up my good tennis". Read More

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Man City's Gabriel Jesus out for 'two to three months'

Man City's Gabriel Jesus out for 'two to three months'

The Brazil global suffered a fractured metatarsal during City's 2-0 Premier League win over Bournemouth last Monday and travelled to Barcelona for surgery. "Sergio has to do what he has done all of his career, nothing more". However, he then suffered an unfortunate injury blow against Bournemouth and he had to be substituted after just 15 minutes in a game where he had once again replaced Sergio Aguero in the starting XI. Read More

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Ind vs Aus: Indian Squad for Two Test Matches Announced by BCCI

I think this team has come a long way. It's so foreign to the conditions we get back at home. "I'm happy where everything is at, at the moment". And I'm excited by that challenge. McGrath went on to add that the Australian batsmen will have to do better if they are to do well in India . If Australia are to have any hope at all, they will need their captain and vice-captain firing as best they can. Read More

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Century Mark! UConn Women Win Streak Reaches Triple Digits

Century Mark! UConn Women Win Streak Reaches Triple Digits

Gabby Williams scored a career-high 26 points and Napheesa Collier added 18 to help the top-ranked Huskies beat No. 6 SC 66-55 on Monday night. UConn (25-0) last lost on November 17, 2014, at Stanford. "I just don't think Alaina had a lot of activity", Staley said. "I just thought that for 18 minutes of the first half favored our game plan", said SC coach Dawn Staley. Read More

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Dolan lifts MSG ban on Oakley

He's asked Dolan to call for a press conference and apologize for what transpired when Oakley was removed from Madison Square Garden and arrested on February 8. Beyond disheartening? Try being a Knicks fan. James Dolan has added yet another sad chapter to his ownership legacy of the once-proud New York Knicks . Read More

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Claudio Ranieri not considering Leonardo Ulloa return for Leicester's meeting with Swansea

The honeymoon has ended for Leicester City supporters, and for all intents and purposes, after shocking the world by winning the Premier League last season, The Foxes have followed it up with the gloomiest of sequels. "We said before the game that at the very least, we would have to match them in that area, and I thought the players showed they were up for the challenge today". Read More

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Stuart Hogg laments Scotland's defeat to France

Stuart Hogg laments Scotland's defeat to France

But Seymour detects that veteran head coach Guy Noves is slowly getting his squad away from the point-to-point, limited style and very un-French style they had under Philippe St Andre and back to their traditional values. Last weekend, Hogg scored two early tries as Ireland was beaten 27-22 at Murrayfield, while France lost to England 19-16 at Twickenham. Scrumhalf Greig Laidlaw's conversion attempt from the touchline hit the bar. Read More

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Dyche revels in 'brave' Burnley holding Chelsea

Dyche revels in 'brave' Burnley holding Chelsea

Only Spurs (32) and Chelsea (33) have more home Premier League points than Burnley (28) this season, while the Blues have the best away record with 26 points. They displayed that strong chin, however, as Dyche noted: "We've got a resilience and relentlessness to us, everyone knows about that, and I'm pleased that paid them back". Read More

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Arsenal vs Hull City

Arsenal vs Hull City

Even if we have had two disappointing results I want the fans to be behind the team. Jardim is the dark horse of the pack having transformed Monaco into a free-scoring team who sit top of Ligue 1 and pose a real threat to Manchester City in the Champions League last 16. Read More

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Mariya Savinova, Russian Runner, Stripped of 2012 Gold Medal for Doping

However, CAS has now imposed a four-year period of ineligibility on Savinova-Farnosova from August 24, 2015 and disqualified her from all races between July 26, 2010 and August 19, 2013. In November 2015, Savinova was one of five Russian athletes the World Anti-Doping Agency recommended should receive a lifetime ban. In the latest documentary from German channel ARD , the first of which sparked the first WADA Independent Commission probe, Russian track and field athlete Andrey Dmitriev ... Read More

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Theo Pinson will play for Carolina against Duke

Prior to averaging 4.5 points, 3.2 rebounds and 2.9 assists over the course of 18.7 minutes in 2015-2016, he appeared in just 24 games as a freshman back in 2014-2015. Now in the midst of his third season at North Carolina , Pinson has unfortunately appeared in just six games this time around. UNC won the last meeting between the teams, a 76-72 win at Cameron Indoor last March, snapping Duke's four-game winning streak in the series. Read More

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Disgusting Rich Person Jeffrey Loria Is Close To Selling The Marlins

Owning sports teams is a popular pastime for NY real estate developers. But the 2016 season was also marked by tragedy with the death of Marlins' ace José Fernández, who was killed in a September boating accident in South Beach. The Marlins declined comment on whether Kushner is involved, while Major League Baseball says they have not heard anything about his involvement. However, the Marlins have struggled to even make the postseason, let alone post a winning record. Read More

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Second New England Patriot refuses to visit Trump White House

Second New England Patriot refuses to visit Trump White House

Devin McCourty, a defensive back on the team that beat the Atlanta Falcons in overtime Sunday, said he "couldn't imagine a way" he would make the trip. We all have our beliefs. He added: "We accept people for who they are, and that's the biggest thing about what this country's about". Head coach Bill Belichick wrote a letter to Trump during his campaign . Read More

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Joost van der Westhuizen dies, aged 45

In all, he played 111 games in Springbok green and gold. Besides his heroics for the Boks, Van der Westhuizen loyally plied his trade for the Bulls from 1993 to 2002 (earning 144 Currie Cup caps and making 36 Super Rugby appearances), while leading the Bulls to the domestic trophy in 1998 and 2002. Read More

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Izzy Brown, Outstanding - David Wagner Salutes Chelsea Loanee

Izzy Brown, Outstanding - David Wagner Salutes Chelsea Loanee

But on his way back to the dug out there was a confrontation with Leeds boss Garry Monk and after that a huge melee broke out with Wagner sent off and a clutch of other players getting booked. The German defender prodded home in the 89th minute after Aaron Mooy's shot deflected into his path. Pablo Hernandez, one of three changes created to refresh Leeds, delivered a free-kick, Kyle Bartley won the aerial challenge, and the New Zealander poked beyond the advancing Ward to score for the ... Read More

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