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The British number one has had an outstanding year and narrowly missed out on qualifying for last week's WTA Finals in Singapore. It was a one-sided affair from the get go, with the Czech breaking Zhang in her opening service game and immediately consolidatin for a 2-0 lead.
  • Lewis Hamilton top in Brazilian Grand Prix second practice

    Lewis Hamilton top in Brazilian Grand Prix second practice

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    It is advantage Lewis Hamilton at the Brazilian Grand Prix after the defending Formula One champion beat Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to pole position on Saturday. After the early drizzle cleared to leave a dry track, Rosberg's best lap of one minute and 11.740 seconds was just 0.093 seconds quicker than Hamilton.
  • Swindon manager quick to praise impact of new man Sherwood

    Swindon manager quick to praise impact of new man Sherwood

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    Swindon Town manager Luke Williams has spoke of his delight at the impact Tim Sherwood has had on the club since his appointment earlier in the week . Sherwood watched the action from the stands at the County Ground, but went down to the changing rooms to speak to the players at half-time. After skipper Yaser Kasim squandered a one-on-one chance, Goddard wrapped up the points with a cool finish following brilliant build up from Iraqi global Kasim.
  • No. 4 Washington loses top tackler Victor to leg injury

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    It was a clutch one as the Trojans had the ball on the Washington 35 with about 4 minutes to play. “We played together the whole game. Southern California celebrated its biggest victory of the season with style and flash Saturday night.
  • National Football League 2016 Midseason Grades: New Orleans Saints

    National Football League 2016 Midseason Grades: New Orleans Saints

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    NFC South and is fourth fastest in National Football League history (94 games) to reach 500-plus receptions (503) & 50-plus yards receiving and TDs (51) in career. More importantly, the longtime signal-caller has a mere six turnovers and thrown for 300-plus yards five times in eight contests. The Broncos lead the league in 3 and outs, are below average in passing and rushing.
  • Missed Opportunities Cost Texas Football vs West Virginia

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    The Mountaineers responded with their best drive of the game, getting big third-down conversions from Daikiel Shorts Jr. on a six-yard catch on third and 5 to the WVU 41, then eight yards from Kennedy McKoy on third and 5 to the Texas 27, and finally 23 yards from Shelton Gibson on a quick-slant reception to the Texas 3 on third and 9.
  • Playoff shakeup: Pitt's upset leaves questions for Clemson

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    As always this 5% play comes with a full 150% Guarantee. "We didn't get it done, and that's on me". "There's a reason behind all that stuff, but we're not going to get into that". Let's face it, quarterback Nathan Peterman and the Panther receivers are not going to beat Clemson . Reed was an instant hit at Littlejohn, which underwent a $63.5 million renovation since it last hosted a game in March 2015.
  • Hundreds rally against Trump in Chicago in fourth day of protests

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    More than a thousand protesters took to the streets across California after night fell including downtown Los Angeles, where over 200 were arrested a night earlier. The chants at the protests in recent days have become familiar: "Love Trumps Hate", "Hey hey, ho ho, Donald Trump has got to go", and still others buoyed by expletives.
  • Denver Broncos @ New Orleans Saints Preview and Prediction

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    It's been going on like that all season, and thanks to their contributions, the Saints are starting to piece together a solid and more consistent rushing attack. Two of New Orleans' opponents in that stretch, Kansas City and Seattle, each scored defensive touchdowns. "Obviously, look, we're aware that our record after battling back to.500 with a rough early season is not good".
  • Conor McGregor: 'I want to apologize to absolutely nobody'

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    The ref pulled Conor off, and that was it. Conor McGregor is the first UFC fighter to hold two championships - the lightweight and heavyweight belts. McGregor dominated from the off and had Alvarez on the floor of the Octagon three times in the opening round, with Alvarez wriggling free on each occasion.
  • Conor McGregor demands his second belt after win

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    Unbeaten in MMA, Jedrzejczyk has successfully defended her belt in emphatic fashion three times since knocking out Carla Esparza to win it previous year. Where UFC Hall of Famer and former lightweight champ B.J. Penn floundered six years ago in a title fight with now-former welterweight champ Georges St-Pierre, McGregor hardly struggled to master Alvarez.