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It's Murray vs Djokovic in Doha

It's Murray vs Djokovic in Doha

The second set offered more of the same, despite Berdych winning more points on Murray's serve in the second game than he did in the whole first set. Murray won their last encounter 6-3, 6-4 in the ATP Finals in November. Having covered the last seven-consecutive editions of the Qatar Open, I couldn't help but notice how more and more local kids are seen playing tennis on the outside courts on the sidelines of the event. Read More

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Preston North End v Arsenal

Preston North End v Arsenal

This is undoubtedly the Gunners' best chance at winning a trophy this term, and they were in real danger of being eliminated after Callum Robinson gave the home side the lead. However, it is certain that despite Preston's home advantage, Arsenal are considered clear favourites going into the game this weekend and at 1/2 are sure to see plenty of money from punters. Read More

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Bills QB Taylor has surgery, team releases interesting statement

Bills QB Taylor has surgery, team releases interesting statement

William Meyers and elected to have surgery this morning". But it appeared Taylor didn't get the news he was hoping for when he posted photos of himself in a hospital gown on Snapchat Thursday morning. So it appears that Buffalo Bills' quarterback Tyrod Taylor will go under the knife after all. The wording of the statement is interesting only because it suggests this was a decision Taylor made without consulting the Bills. Read More

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Serena gone with the wind as Williams sisters struggle

Serena gone with the wind as Williams sisters struggle

Williams tried not to take anything away from Brengle, however brought conditions during her warm-up into question. "You really have to go back to the drawing board, because it's quite frankly unprofessional", she said. Brengle, 26, agreed that being consistent was the key. "It's something I feel like I'm dealing with better over the last few months, and I hope to be able to deal with it better this year", she said. Read More

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Raiders confirm Connor Cook will start against the Texans

Raiders confirm Connor Cook will start against the Texans

Forced into action with starter Derek Carr and backup Matt McGloin out with injuries, Cook is a fourth-round draft pick from Michigan State who threw a touchdown pass in his first National Football League action. Cook was my No. 3 ranked pro ready quarterback coming out of college last season and, in case you were wondering, Dak Prescott was my No. 1 and Carson Wentz my No. Read More

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Blues Defeat Blackhawks 4-1 in Winter Classic

Blues Defeat Blackhawks 4-1 in Winter Classic

The team leading at the time play is stopped will be declared the victor and will be awarded two points in the standings. Tarasenko's two goals came after he had been denied on two great scoring chances earlier in the period, being stopped on a breakaway by Chicago goalie Corey Crawford and then hitting the post when the Blues were on a power play, meaning he could have scored four goals in the period. Read More

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National Football League moves Packers, Lions meeting to New Year's night

My answer: This is an incredibly hard question to answer, because this team has played on the razor's edge between wins and losses since October. The game will be the focus of the football world as the regular season concludes. The Redskins will need another jump start at home to reach the postseason. The offensive line must dominate the line of scrimmage and run-block well. Read More

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Carmelo Anthony Gifts Cancer-Stricken Fan With A New Car For Christmas

Carmelo Anthony Gifts Cancer-Stricken Fan With A New Car For Christmas

Smart had enough time to set his feet and calmly hit the uncontested 3-pointer. "I don't think you can put that in words", Anthony said. "That big three by Marcus Smart gave them confidence to finish the game". "We just couldn't finish it at the end, but that's not only the end part, it's throughout the whole game that we can be better", Porzingis said. Early in the third quarter of the Boston Celtics' 119-114 win, Horford shed former college teammate Joakim Noah, took off from behind ... Read More

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Van Dijk receives Man City shirt from santa

Van Dijk receives Man City shirt from santa

Van Dijk, 25, is reportedly a target for Manchester City , who are looking to bolster their defence in the New Year. "That takes playing at the highest level and with the national team". Southampton manager Claude Puel, however, has no plans to sell the 25-year-old with the club seventh heading into Wednesday's hosting of Tottenham. Read More

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Miami Dolphins week 16 LIVE game chat

Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi (23) runs over Buffalo Bills inside linebacker Zach Brown (53) at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on October 23, 2016. The Bills responded quickly, driving 78 yards on four plays and cutting the lead to 28-21 on Taylor's 18-yard touchdown pass to Clay. In what would become a trend in this game, the Bills answered a Miami TD with one of their own. Read More

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Cleveland Indians sign Edwin Encarnacion Chooses Tribe

The Cleveland Indians splurged on Encarnacion, offering a three-year contract paying $60M ; around $20M a year . The soon-to-be former Toronto Blue Jays slugger's agent, Paul Kinzer, revealed Friday that his client chose to sign with the Cleveland Indians for less money than other teams offered, according to TSN's Rick Westhead. Read More

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Stanford RB McCaffrey to skip bowl, focus on draft

Stanford RB McCaffrey to skip bowl, focus on draft

For all the romanticism of "amateur" sports, I have yet to hear an argument against paying players that addresses where all the money should go. The Cardinal star will instead start prepping for the 2017 NFL Draft. Leonard Fournette of the LSU Tigers runs during a game against the Arkansas Razorbacks this season. "He's done all you can do at the college football level". Read More

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