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U.S. Open finalist Pliskova seemed to be cruising towards a straightforward victory after breezing through the first set but then lost her focus in the second to allow Mladenovic back in the contest. They have now won the Fed Cup 10 times, five of which were as Czechoslovakia. The first set was a back-and-forth affair until the Czechs were able to break the French in the 11th game of the set.
  • Syria war: Bombs fall like 'rain' on eastern Aleppo, resident says

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    Health officials in the opposition-held part of Aleppo said they had recorded 45 deaths and admitted 363 wounded people as a result of air strikes up to and including Wednesday this week. Russian Federation has denied involvement in the new attacks on Aleppo that, according to SOHR, have left 61 people killed since Tuesday, when the bombings resumed.
  • Panthers' Kalil doubtful to return with shoulder injury

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    The Carolina Panthers beat the New Orleans Saints on " Thursday Night Football " 23-20, but that was the last thing on everyone's minds afterward. That possession ended with a sack-fumble to create a Carolina field goal. He couldn't manage to get his team into field goal range. "Our mantra is to Keep Pounding and it speaks volumes in situations like this", Newton said.
  • La prima Inter di Pioli: Brozovic brucia Banega, dubbi in difesa

    La prima Inter di Pioli: Brozovic brucia Banega, dubbi in difesa

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    BANEGA O BROZOVICSecondo 'La Gazzetta dello Sport' la scelta potrebbe ricadere su Ever Banega , anche se noi non escludiamo Brozovic per un semplice motivo: anche in Nazionale (la Croazia ha battuto 2-0 l'Islanda grazie a una sua doppietta) ha dimostrato di aver finalmente trovato una degna brillantezza fisica e inoltre è l'unico capace di attaccare l'area di rigore e inserirsi negli spazi, capacità ricercate invanamente da de Boer e chieste, anche in conferenza, da Pioli .
  • James Nitties leads Australian Open by 1 shot after 2nd ro

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    Scott got an early chance to make up for his disappointing opening round of 73 but only got into his stride on the back nine, where he picked up four birdies as well as an eagle courtesy of a brilliant four-iron approach shot at his 16th hole.
  • Panthers WR Benjamin heads to locker room with injury

    Panthers WR Benjamin heads to locker room with injury

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    Drew Brees is putting up another awesome season and the Cardinals could probably use a game from Brees tonight that would all but eliminate the Panthers from the playoffs with seven losses. With a short field though, the Panthers could only muster a 32-yard field goal by Graham Gano. Don't be surprised if Brees gets rookie receiver Michael Thomas involved early and often in this game after his struggles against the Broncos.
  • Ohio State moves up to 2 in CFB Playoff rankings

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    Despite the losses, the trio didn't wind up completely out in the cold. Louisville remained outside the top four at No. 5 because of its 42-36 loss at Clemson on October 1. "It's not within the purview of the Selection Committee to determine wins and losses", Hocutt said. If Penn State wins out, gets to the Big Ten title game and beats Wisconsin , it would have a heck of an argument over Ohio State .
  • A Valencia debutto per Jorge Lorenzo con il Ducati Team

    A Valencia debutto per Jorge Lorenzo con il Ducati Team

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    Ma come imposto dal team che impedisce al maiorchino di rilasciare dichiarazioni fino al 1 gennaio, ci ha pensato il papà, Chico , a rilasciare qualche dichiarazione. Lui è capace di farlo, essendo andato molto veloce con moto diverse. L'australiano sarà il consigliere di Lorenzo? Infine, prima di lasciare Valencia per tornare a casa, dove Dall'Igna non resterà a lungo dal momento che Ducati e gli altri team, a eccezione di Yamaha e Yamaha Tech3 che proveranno a Sepang, tornerà ...
  • Ex-Romania footballer dies following heart attack

    Ex-Romania footballer dies following heart attack

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    Jonatan Johansson, a former Rangers team-mate, posted on Twitter: "So sad and shocked that Daniel Prodan has passed away". The elegant back-four performer was signed by the Ibrox side from Atletico for £2.2million in the summer of 1998 and did not make a single appearance for the club prior to his departure in 2001.
  • Petition asks US Electoral College to vote Clinton

    Petition asks US Electoral College to vote Clinton

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    Clinton now leads the popular vote with 61,039,676 votes to Trump's 60,371,193, according to the Associated Press' latest numbers . "But he lost the election in the House of Representatives because he didn't win the majority of Electoral College votes".
  • Middlesbrough's Ben Gibson looking forward to taking on Diego Costa and Chelsea

    Middlesbrough's Ben Gibson looking forward to taking on Diego Costa and Chelsea

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    Middlesbrough drew Manchester City and Arsenal, and will likely be hoping to claim another point against the Blues. Chelsea have been fairly lucky with injuries so far this season - despite certain Twitter-experts prognostications - with the only injuries of note happening to bench players like Cesc Fabregas, Branislav Ivanovic, and John Terry.