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Sports Wenger Banned, Fined Heavily For Misconduct
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It came just days after he was charged for a dressing-room rant at referee Mike Dean following Sunday's draw at West Brom, where Calum Chambers was harshly penalised for hand ball. "We fought very hard years ago for the referees to become professional and yet we see no improvement and you cannot say a word against it because they are untouchable".

Sports Hopman Cup: Thanasi Kokkinakis in shock win against Alexander Zverev
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Kerber quickly found her touch, hitting 10 winners to the Australian's one in the opening set to take the lead in just 23 minutes. The problem was, Australia also wanted to end this year's edition of Hopman Cup with a win, and Gavrilova and Kokkinakis won the opening set by 4-1, breaking both Zverev and Kerber for a nice start.

Sports No matter how wild, speculation swirls following ESPN report
Author: 0 No matter how wild, speculation swirls following ESPN report

Mehta goes on to write that Brady is responsible for the "bone-headed decision" to trade Garoppolo by manipulating Kraft. "The meeting ended with a clear mandate to Belichick: trade Garoppolo because he would not be in the team's long-term plans ..." When the New England Patriots traded Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers this season, it signaled a resounding commitment to Tom Brady .

Sports Jose Mourinho to stay at Manchester United
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Shaka Hislop says Manchester United's Jose Mourinho is a shadow of himself when it comes to dealing with media criticism. Thornley is certain that the Manchester United manager has no plans to leave the club any time soon as he wants to be successful at Old Trafford and win the major trophies.

Sports DeMarco Murray Out For Wild-Card Matchup With Chiefs
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Recent form suggests that the Chiefs (10-6) will have momentum on their side. The Chiefs have caught fire the last month of the season to finish 10-6 and with it an AFC West Division Championship. To be fair, he also took a screen pass 66 yards for a touchdown. And embattled coach Mike Mularkey will try to prove he was the right man for the job all along.

Sports Jon Gruden to be named coach of Oakland Raiders
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Eisen said. "Don't expect Andy Reid to say, sit down for your pregame interview". But the Raiders, and my season prediction along with them, were wrecked by Washington in Week 3, a thumping that would send Oakland on a four-game losing streak from which it never recovered.

Sports Dimitrov to face Kyrgios in Brisbane semis
Author: 0 Dimitrov to face Kyrgios in Brisbane semis

So when Edmund was wrong-footed by a Dimitrov forehand on Friday, and crashed to the ground with a shout of pain, it was natural to fear the worst. The Brisbane top seed and defending champion Dimitrov defeated the UK's Kyle Edmund 6-3, 6-7 (3-7), 6-4 after two hours and 25 minutes, reports Efe.

Sports UIDAI rejects media report on getting Aadhaar data in minutes
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UIDAI, the body that runs Aadhaar, denied that the breach allowed access to millions of Aadhaar cardholders' details+, saying the search facility is available for the goal of grievance redressal and only to designated personnel and state government officials.

Sports 'Wenger was lucky with the referee' - Conte slams Arsenal manager
Author: 0 'Wenger was lucky with the referee' - Conte slams Arsenal manager

Now no one would be surprised if he was selected again. Wenger has also confirmed they will sign Greek defender Konstantinos Mavropanos from PAS Giannina in the current transfer window. Wilshere, himself, was fortunate to escape a caution for diving before he scored his first Premier League goal since 2015 but Wenger believes the actions of his own player should not have any impact on his view of Hazard's alleged playacting.

Sports Royals trade relievers Soria, Alexander in three-team swap
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The White Sox got veteran relievers Luis Avilan and Joakim Soria and cash. As for Alexander, the 28-year-old worked 69 innings for KC last season and along the way put up an ERA+ of 181 with a 2.11 K/BB ratio, all while showing strong ground-ball tendencies.

Sports Giannis Leads All-Star Voting
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Joining Antetokounmpo and James at the top of the Eastern Conference frontcourt are Philadelphia's Joel Embiid (433,161) and New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis (359,459). Another new feature that will be added is both teams will be playing for charity. The captains will be the leading vote-getter from each conference.

Sports Father of Ryan Shazier: Steelers LB making steady progress from spinal injury
Author: 0 Father of Ryan Shazier: Steelers LB making steady progress from spinal injury

Speaking to WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh , Vernon Shazier said Ryan has feeling in his legs, but declined to comment on whether Ryan was walking again. "He's a long ways from the night when he was laying on the field". "I Shalieve. I Shalieve", Vernon said. As for stepping onto the field again and playing in a game, well that's what Vernon is hoping for his son. Shazier has subsequently visited the team's practice facility in a wheelchair, but the Steelers and his family have made few details public ...

Sports Nazem Kadri Ripped Out Some of Joe Thornton's Beard During Their Fight
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Nazem Kadri grabs a piece of Joe Thornton's beard. As soon as the puck dropped, so too did their gloves. Nazem Kadri had a lot to show for his efforts in the Leafs' 3-2 shootout win over the San Jose Sharks Thursday night. "We were trying to figure out what it was", Sharks forward Chris Tierney said. On the bright side, Thornton appeared to be in good spirits after the game, posing for a photo showing off his "on-ice beard trim".

Sports Liverpool's Mo Salah Caps Off Blistering Year By Winning African POTY Award
Author: 0 Liverpool's Mo Salah Caps Off Blistering Year By Winning African POTY Award

Mohamed Salah impressive 2017 ensured he had a total of 700 votes while second place Saido Mane had 100 votes and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had just 70 votes. Already, the mane-haired speedster has been recognised with the Arab Player of the year; BBC African Player of the year , ESPN FC Award, of which he won with 70 per cent of the votes polled and conveniently CAF should follow suit.

Sports Ross Barkley is about to join Chelsea
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The England worldwide has now returned to training after a painstaking rehabilitation and Antonio Conte, the Chelsea head coach, wants to bolster his squad in January. " He's back in training full-time ", added Allardyce . 'I think the club was resigned before I got here that they were going to lose Ross. Today, Ross Barkley is set to join Chelsea ....

Sports Serena Williams Withdraws from Australian Open Due to Fitness Concerns
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I can compete - but I don't want to just compete, I want to do far better than that and to do so, I will need a little more time ", Williams said in a statement . Djokovic also split with his long-time coach Marian Vajda, and replaced him with eight-time Grand Slam champion Andre Agassi. The 28-year-old, who reached a career high world number four in 2015, said in November he had chosen rehabilitation over surgery to fix the damage and was targeting a return to action in Australia.

Sports Chocolate Can Become Extinct in Next 40 Years
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These changes are as of now being utilized to make crops less expensive and more solid. So, if you're sticking to your New Years resolution to eat less chocolate , it may be worth rubbing that one out and enjoying it while it lasts. A recent study revealed that geneticists have been attempting to tweak the DNA of pigs in order to make them more resistant to cold. "There are obviously commitments the world is leaning into but, frankly, we don't think we're getting there fast enough ...

Sports Manchester City's Jesus has knee ligament damage
Author: 0 Manchester City's Jesus has knee ligament damage

However, they did not reveal the full extent of the problem or a timescale for his return, simply wishing Jesus well in his recovery as he prepares for further examinations in the coming days. "Ask the FA. It's a tradition, so I have to adapt", he told multiple English newspapers. "If you tell me that technically, physically it's good for the players: no, it's a disaster", said Guardiola, who had the luxury of winter breaks in both Germany and Spain when he coached Bayern Munich and ...

Sports Chiefs are big favorites over Titans for wild-card round
Author: 0 Chiefs are big favorites over Titans for wild-card round

With DeMarco Murray questionable for the playoffs with a knee injury, the Titans will lean heavily on former Heisman Trophy victor Derrick Henry to carry the load in the running game. The Broncos closed a disappointing season on Sunday with a 27-24 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. The Tennessee Titans needed a win over the Jacksonville Jaguars to seal their spot into the postseason.