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Sports Football Legend Ronaldinho Retires, Confirms Brother Roberto Assis
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The Brazilian World Cup victor Ronaldinho has retired after being out of the game since 2015. Last July, Ronaldinho said on the sidelines of a friendly in Chechnya that was he was " too old " to return to action. Ronaldinho played for Barcelona between 2003 and 2008. That form launched him into the European spotlight, with Arsenal having even attempted to sign him, only for the deal to fall through over visa issues.

Sports West Indies Spark Spirit Of Cricket Debate After Contentious Run Out
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Soon after, the match took a turn when Pillay (47) was dismissed for obstructing the field after picking up the ball and passing it to the keeper when it had stopped beside the stumps off an inside edge. "This is an unfortunate issue", Bishop said. "The ball had stopped rolling & the player picked it up". The batsman is not trying to gain an unfair advantage.

Sports Maria Sharapova makes winning return in Australian Open
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It's been a while", the former world number one told reporters."I did have various emotions, mostly good ones. But on her return to Rod Laver Arena, there was nothing frosty about the centre court crowd as she waved to the terraces following her one hour and 20-minute win over Sevastova .

Sports Neymar Scores Four Goals As PSG Run Riot
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Cavani had tied the PSG record for goals with his previous score and supporters wanted him to become the club's all-time leading scorer with the penalty kick. And, with Dijon unable to cope with the hosts' attacking fluency, Cavani then headed in his 156th goal for the club to draw level with Ibrahimovic as PSG's top goalscorer in all competitions, Di Maria providing the flawless cross from the right.

Sports India crashes to 35-3, facing series defeat in South Africa
Author: 0 India crashes to 35-3, facing series defeat in South Africa

On Wednesday at Centurion , Kohli , after his first series loss, was getting an idea about the scrutiny a defeated Indian captain goes through. If you like a question you answer it, and if you don't like it just don't answer. There are 11 guys in the field, I try to do my best and so does everyone else. "You make one decision and you back it", he said . But the variable bounce makes this one just as hard to bat on as the venomous ones of the past.

Sports Jesse Lingard bemoans
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They were knocked out of the League Cup by Bristol and conceded a late goal to just pick one point against Leicester in their last game, and United can not afford to be complacent anymore, especially when they are up against a confident side like Burnley at Old Trafford on Tuesday.

Sports How USA Gymnastics says it is now protecting athletes
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A civil suit against MSU is pending. USA Gymnastics issued a statement on Monday saying that it "admires and supports the young women who have courageously stepped forward to share their stories of abuse". If they cared, then the second they realized that I was abused, they would have reached out, asked if I needed therapy, asked if I was OK, asked what they could have done and they would have - they would have made a big change.

Sports Here's How to Score Tickets for Sunday's Eagles Game
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The Eagles suffered a big blow when QB Carson Wentz was injured late in the year, but the experienced Nick Foles was able to step in and lead the team into the playoffs. But he was quick to recognize his mistakes after the game. At this point, the score was 10-9 Atlanta and Nick Foles wasn't looking too good leaving me still deep in worry.

Sports No ODI status for some fixtures in the World Cup qualifiers
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The qualifying matches will be played in Zimbabwe, starting on 4 March. Queen's Sports Club (QSC) and Bulawayo Athletic Club (BAC) in Bulawayo, Harare Sports Club (HSC) and Old Hararians Sports Club (OH) in Harare and Kwekwe Sports Club (KK), Kwekwe will host matches of the tournament between March 4 to 25.

Sports Ravens Flock temporary Jaguars fans as Steelers fall in playoffs
Author: 0 Ravens Flock temporary Jaguars fans as Steelers fall in playoffs

New England is also the defending Super Bowl Champion after beating the Falcons a season ago. Next Sunday though, once again, many believe the Jaguars will go into the game as underdogs. The key for the Patriots will be for their receivers to shed this press coverage quickly and give Brady a chance to complete passes. "It was weird because we had won the last game, and I guess they forgot about that".

Sports West Ham striker wants out as World Cup approaches
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Carroll didn't feature in the game due to an ankle injury. "At the moment Andy Carroll is one of my squad, I want to add to the squad, not lose players". According to Evening Standard journalist Simon Johnson, West Ham forward Carroll is indeed keen on the move across London. They finally scored on 112 minutes when the Shrews failed to fully clear a corner and Martinez's ball back in dropped to Burke who smashed a half-volley into the net off the underside of the crossbar.

Sports UFC Kicks Off 2018 On A Sunday In St. Louis
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Darren Elkins authored the latest comeback of his suddenly thriving UFC career. St. Louis also hosted Matt Hughes, who made his first appearance since his auto was struck by a train last June. The co-main event was scheduled to be Uriah Hall taking on Vitor Belfort in his retirement fight, but this fight has been scrapped due to Hall's issues cutting weight, and having to go to the hospital.

Sports 1 to 3 inches of snow likely in central NC Wednesday
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The National Weather Service has already issued a Winter Weather Advisory for the region through most of Wednesday. "Snow accumulations are now expected to be 1-2" across the advisory area to a dusting or just rain with a few flakes farther south with all the precipitation ending during the late afternoon in western areas and the late evening at the coast", Steven Pfaff, warning coordination meteorologist with the National Weather Service office in Wilmington, N.C., said in a Tuesday ...

Sports Federer wins against Bedene in Melbourne
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Djokovic, by accident more than design, has thus pitched the argument into a miasma that will do little to quell rumours - especially when there were an estimated 150 players in the room on Friday. "That's the best news". "I think other things have changed my life in a big way and the last eight years on tour have been incredible and I'm so fortunate that my wife is supportive of everything, that we can do it all together", Federer said.

Sports Can 'talking with everyone' but praises Liverpool
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The Reds midfielder is in the final six months of his deal with Liverpool and is allowed to open talks with clubs outside England. The was a standout performer in the thrilling 4-3 success that shattered City's hopes of going through the season unbeaten, his level of form showing why he will be missed should he leave Anfield when his deal expires in June.

Sports Leicester City 2-0 Fleetwood Town: VAR required as Foxes progress
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Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion, Peterborough United v Leicester City, Huddersfield Town v Birmingham City, Notts County v Wolverhampton Wanderers or Swansea City, Yeovil Town v Manchester United, Sheffield Wednesday v Reading , Cardiff City v Manchester City, MK Dons v Coventry City, Millwall v Rochdale, Southampton v Watford, Middlesbrough v Brighton & Hove Albion, Bournemouth or Wigan Athletic v West Ham United, Hull City v Nottingham Forest, Newport County v Tottenham Hotspur, ...

Sports Jaguars RB Fournette not hurt in auto accident
Author: 0 Jaguars RB Fournette not hurt in auto accident

WJXT's Ashley Harding reported that Fournette was involved in a three-car chain reaction crash, and he was not at fault. Tad Dickman , with the Jaguars communication office, said Fournette was rear-ended and not injured. Fournette ran for 109 yards and three touchdowns in the Jaguars' 45-42 victory over Pittsburgh in the AFC Divisional playoff on Sunday. Fournette, whose auto was rear-ended, ran for 109 yards and three touchdowns in the Jaguars' 45-42 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday.

Sports Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Kyrgios advance to round 2
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On top of this, Federer , who opts for less competitions nowadays, says he finds staying in shape during his offseason tougher than playing tournaments. Men's third seed Grigor Dmitrov of Bulgaria, the winner of last year's World Tour Finals, booked his place in round two with a 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 success over Austrian Dennis Novak.

Sports Does pressure from Steelers investors have Mike Tomlin on hot seat?
Author: 0 Does pressure from Steelers investors have Mike Tomlin on hot seat?

He'll be back in 2019 barring something very odd happening. In his first season as the Falcons' offensive coordinator, Sarkisian got much of the fans' blame for the team's decline in offensive production. Roethlisberger having the leeway, as an accomplished veteran quarterback, to run the show and call plays in those situations should go without saying.