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Sports Galaxy supporters serenade Ibrahimovic upon arrival at LA airport
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According to Swedish publication the Local, supporters met Ibrahimovic outside a private terminal after he exited a black van to greet them. Zlatan Ibrahimovic has landed in Los Angeles after signing for LA Galaxy. It's a long flight and [we have to] see how he feels". "Friday is a pretty easy practice the day before the game", he added. "For him it will just be a way to enjoy the last couple of years of football".

Sports Mitchell Starc's costly injury gives Chadd Sayers his chance
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Mitchell Starc has suffered a costly leg injury on the eve of the Indian Premier League , with Australia's spearhead to miss out on a $1.8 million contract. The Australian pacer has played 27 matches in the IPL and has taken 34 wickets with an economy rate of 7.17 so far. He had to miss the IPL 2016 due to a foot fracture, while previous year the Australian pace spearhead had opted out of his Royal Challengers Bangalore contract just before the auction to concentrate on global cricket.

Sports Bruins Sign Zdeno Chara To One-Year Contract Extension
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You have to back up your status", he said. We trust our players to go out and do the job and have eachother's backs. Rask got four minutes for roughing, but the Bruins ended up getting a power play out of it, thanks to a double minor on Conacher and an additional two minutes on Tampa Bay keeper Andrei Vasilevskiy .

Sports Kane could be fit to face Chelsea
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Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino backed Dele Alli , reminding critics the midfielder was "still a kid". Tottenham went on to defeat Bournemouth 4-1 and have played just one other game since Kane was sidelined on March 11. However, Spurs boss Pochettino stated the youngster returned fully fit. "It is hard now to say if he will be involved this weekend - I can not say no and I can not say yes - but maybe next weekend".

Sports Kevin Durant gets ejected in first half vs
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It's irresponsible. And with the way the Warriors have been playing lately, not to mention all of the injuries, it's just plain silly. The All-Star forward leads the National Basketball Association with five ejections and now has 14 technical fouls, two short of the threshold for a one-game suspension.

Sports Crystal Palace hit with injuries ahead of Liverpool clash
Author: 0 Crystal Palace hit with injuries ahead of Liverpool clash

Liverpool are now placed third in the table with 63 points, but they have played a game more than fourth-placed Tottenham . Skipper Jordan Henderson was rested for England's second game against Italy and could start this weekend. "We still have have doubts on James Tomkins and Alexander Sorloth , so will check them tomorrow but they are very much doubts". Christian Benteke , Martin Kelly and Mamadou Sakho will all be keen to face their former club.

Sports Commonwealth Games: Indian journalist charged with smuggling 'fake media contingent' to Australia
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According to the ANI, the men uploaded by the 2018 Commonwealth Games website Sushil Kumar's name is not on the official list of 15 wrestlers who are participating in the 74 kg freestyle category. ALSO READ: Know your CWG athlete - Sanjita Chanu He qualified for the 2018 CWG by winning gold at the 2017 Commonwealth Senior Weightlifting Championships also in Gold Coast, lifting a total of 351kg (156kg in snatch and 195kg in clean & jerk).

Sports Luke Shaw Reportedly Challenged Jose Mourinho in Old Trafford Dressing-Room Row
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Clearly trying to ram home how interested they want everyone to believe Manchester United are, Sport state the club won't let go of the idea of signing Umtiti because they see it as a "bargain" signing. "For me, Paul Pogba has to play where he plays for his country which is further forward because he's not a holding midfield player", Merson told Sky Sports .

Sports Kemba Walker Earned His Spot As The Best Player In Hornets History
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Milestones like this make it even more odd to know that the Hornets were open to trading Walker at last month's trade deadline. Although the game got away from the Hornets in the fourth quarter, there was still the matter of Kemba Walker attempting to pass Dell Curry as the franchise's career scoring leader.

Sports Australian rugby sevens captain hospitalised after alleged coward punch
Author: 0 Australian rugby sevens captain hospitalised after alleged coward punch

Following the incident, the 22-year-old perpetrator attempted to flee the scene, but was apprehended by witnesses until police arrived on the scene and placed him under arrest, according to a NSW Police spokesperson. The Stannard-led sevens squad is now in preparations for next month's Commonwealth Games and they have already played two trial matches against New Zealand.

Sports Davidson smacks three home runs in White Sox opening day win
Author: 0 Davidson smacks three home runs in White Sox opening day win

Shields settled down after the first and threw five scoreless innings after. The mixture of the new additions and an exciting mix of young talent have led many to believe that the Chicago White Sox could be a big surprise in the American League this season.

Sports Bale just behind Messi and Ronaldo - Giggs
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The 28-year-old forward has endured another testing campaign at club level , with the fitness issues which have plagued him in recent times once again restricting his outings for Real. Red Devils boss Mourinho apparently "started to convince" Bale to join United last summer, only for the Wales worldwide to stay and fight for his future in Madrid.

Sports Hanson and Bleidt lead Eagle Track & Field
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Despite competing as a band of individuals, the Bulldogs and Lady Bulldogs both placed seventh in the nine-team fields, as well. He took second place in the long jump with a leap of 18-10.25. The Eagle women performed well in the field events , including nine top three finishes in the throws and jumps. The Tomahawks competed hard throughout the day earned a fourth-place finish for the men and a sixth-place finish for the women.

Author: 0 New Zealand v England: Familiarity helped spark gutsy fightback, says Bairstow

England were 94-5 after losing three wickets in nine balls before Bairstow, aided by number nine batsman Mark Wood (52), steadied the innings. England suffered an early setback when Alastair Cook (2) was castled by Trent Boult (3-79) in the third over of the innings and James Vince (18) looked in good nick with back to back boundaries in the seventh over.

Sports Darren Lehmann Breaks His Silence Over Ball Tampering Scandal
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Their ban also ruled out participation for the pair in this year's Indian Premier League but minutes before the Australian sanctions were handed down, the IPL announced neither would be welcome this year. Smith and Bancroft have been suspended from captaining Australia for at least the next two years. All three players will, however, be permitted to play club cricket "to maintain links with the cricket community".

Sports Smith, Warner banned from IPL 2018; replacements to be named
Author: 0 Smith, Warner banned from IPL 2018; replacements to be named

Cameron Bancroft confessed to cheating. The coach could be at fault for inculcating a spirit in the team that winning was everything. "He's clearly been ostracised by the rest of the players , I could see that in the body language on the plane, so I think he's pretty close to persona non grata from here on".

Sports Iraq Deploys Troops to Sinjar Following Turkey's Push Against PKK
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The same message was repeated in Varna, with Erdogan stating that he had handed over information to the European Union leaders to explain Turkey's position that he claims respects worldwide laws. Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Bekir Bozdag on Monday stressed the historical regional rivals have a "positive and good relationship right now". Unfortunately, the exchange of harsh messages between Turkish and European leaders a year ago damaged relations considerably, turning domestic public ...