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Like father Brendan, who was part of the team that beat New Zealand on their 1978 tour of Britain and Ireland, Foley represented his country with 62 senior caps spread over a decade from 1995. And England's 2003 World Cup-winning coach Sir Clive Woodward said: "Shocked & so sad to hear about death of Anthony Foley ". A date for the funeral of Foley, a former Munster and Ireland captain whose death generated tributes from leading figures throughout the game, has not been set because the ...
  • Clemson survives NC State, wins 24-17 in OT thriller

    Clemson survives NC State, wins 24-17 in OT thriller

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    Typically, forcing 13 incompletions would look respectable, but Watson threw 52 total passes for a completion rate of 75 percent. Personally, I would have given Dayes a chance to win the game. In the end, though, Dabo Swinney's squad survived Dave Doeren's team's upset bid, as the Tigers won 24-17 in overtime when cornerback Marcus Edmond picked off Ryan Finley's throw in the end zone on the Wolfpack's first offensive play of OT.
  • No timetable set for Sidney Crosby's return

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    The hockey world held its collective breath for the Cole Harbour superstar on Monday but Crosby's latest concussion may not be as serious as the head trauma from five years ago that almost ended his playing career. David Cudmore of the Antigonish Concussion Clinic and Leona Burkey, executive director of the Brain Injury Association of Nova Scotia, both believe the resources Crosby has at his fingertips and the current concussion procedure will allow Crosby to return to Stanley Cup-winning form ...
  • Chelsea Hammer Leicester City 3-0 in Battle of Last Two Champions

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    Chelsea were rarely troubled as they cruised to a comfortable 3-0 victory over Leicester City at Stamford Bridge in Saturday's early Premier League kick-off. Leicester have now lost all four of their games on the road this season, conceding 13 goals in the process, as their title defence continues to falter.
  • Chelsea's Hazard credits change in system for goal-scoring touch

    Chelsea's Hazard credits change in system for goal-scoring touch

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    The England Under-21 worldwide has finally forced his way into the first-team picture under Antonio Conte and came off the bench to create Chelsea's third goal in a convincing 3-0 win over Premier League champions Leicester. And Chelsea's best performance of the season was a welcome vote of confidence. It will sound familiar, both as something he has said before and as something that previous Chelsea coaches had said as well, but Conte might actually practice what he preaches in this ...
  • Miller's big game helps Texans rally for win over Colts

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    How do you move past allowing the Texans to become the first team since the Tim Tebow-led Denver Broncos in week 7 of 2011 against Miami to overcome a 14-point deficit in the final 3 minutes? Indianapolis' last-ditch attempt at a field goal drive in regulation fell short and resulted in a punt, as did its first drive of the overtime period.
  • Boulder restaurant owner says Donald Trump Jr….

    Boulder restaurant owner says Donald Trump Jr….

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    Discrimination is still a primary issue in our society, and we will not engage in discriminatory behavior by refusing a guest to dine with us - we are not supportive of holding campaign events in or on our premises. "We didn't encourage this, we didn't organize it and we didn't set up for it". The University Hill restaurant said it does not hold campaign events at the property at the corner of 13th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue.
  • FA wants English manager to replace Sam Allardyce

    FA wants English manager to replace Sam Allardyce

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    Clarke said the FA is still waiting for the Daily Telegraph and police to release the full information from their investigation. "I think any right-thinking person would rather spend the money on facilities for people who play the game", he said.
  • MotoGp Giappone, Rossi:

    MotoGp Giappone, Rossi: "Torno a casa a mani vuote"

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    LA CADUTA E proprio sulla caduta, Rossi ha dichiarato: " Non mi sembrava di essere lungo, avevo un buon feeling con la moto ma evidentemente ho fatto un errore ". Così come è stato Andrea Dovizioso a mettere Jorge Lorenzo in una condizione di pressione tale per cui ha commesso un errore finendo fuori gara a cinque giri dal termine.