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Red Rose coach Eddie Jones added: "I like the way we kept attacking in the second half". "If we can pick that up next week we will be in top form". We dropped off at times but it's always hard to maintain that intensity. "Some of George Ford's alignment on some of the phase ball was absolutely outstanding, the best I have seen for a long time". "There's no way we've come anywhere near maximising our talent yet, and that's the exciting thing for us", he said.
  • Five things Celtic must do to cause an upset v Barcelona

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    However, positivity abounds at Celtic Park thanks in large to an undefeated start to their Scottish Premiership title defense and a place in the League Cup final, which has given them an air of invincibility domestically. SkyBet offer a Barca win at 30/100 (1.30 ) while Celtic can be backed at 17/2 (9 .50) to record another famous victory over the Catalans as they did in November 2012.
  • UCLA football coach Jim Mora heaps praise on senior class

    UCLA football coach Jim Mora heaps praise on senior class

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    UCLA , which entered the season as the media's pick to win the Pac-12 South, flashed the promise that earned the Bruins that hype, but could only live so long on emotion and adrenaline against their crosstown rival. In November, it has held Oregon, Washington and UCLA to under 100 rushing yards. "On that zone read, I always got the quarterback, but I kind of went in and he pulled and went around me", McKinley said.
  • De Lima predicts grim fate for alleged drug lord Kerwin Espinosa

    De Lima predicts grim fate for alleged drug lord Kerwin Espinosa

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    Senator Panfilo Lacson, who heads the Senate committee on public order and risky drugs, said the younger Espinosa said he wanted to avoid his father's fate, in a draft affidavit that he e-mailed to the senator. Lacson's committee is leading the Senate investigation on the circumstances surrounding the slaying of Espinosa's father. "This affidavit is extensive", he told reporters without elaborating.
  • Mavericks' upset bid denied by Spurs in crunch time

    Mavericks' upset bid denied by Spurs in crunch time

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    On Monday night, the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Dallas Mavericks by the score of 96-91. Dallas guard Seth Curry matched a career high with 23 points, shooting 5 for 10 on 3-pointers. Curry also had 23 points November 8 in a 109-97 victory at the Los Angeles Lakers. Falling to a hard-fought 95-87 defeat Saturday night in Orlando to conclude a hard back-to-back, the Mavericks suffered their fifth straight loss to continue a sluggish start to the 2016-17 season.
  • England strike late after Pujara, Vijay centuries

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    In the first session the duo added 94 runs after coming together at the fall of Gambhir s wicket in the second over of the day when the score read 68. That was not the sign of things to come, though, and Pujara came through a barrage from a fired up Chris Woakes which saw him struck three times on the helmet by the England all-rounder.
  • First Set Photos From Pacific Rim

    First Set Photos From Pacific Rim

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    The movie went on to gross more than $410 million at the worldwide box office and starred Charlie Hunnam, Rinko Kikuchi, Idris Elba, Charlie Day and Robert Kazinsky. The film will be released February 23, 2018 by Universal Pictures around the world with the exception of China. Legendary Entertainment has tapped Chinese action film star Zhang Jin for " Pacific Rim 2 ", joining Jing Tiang, John Boyega , Scott Eastwood and Cailee Spaeny, Variety said.
  • Rooney hits out at disgraceful treatment following his drunken antics

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    Interim England football manager Gareth Southgate, still waiting to discover if he will be appointed on a full-time basis, said there was a need to review how the national team's players spent their free time. "But if you go one by one, to see where these 23 players were, some of them were in worse places than the hotel bar". Several other Premier League managers have leapt to Rooney's defence, including Manchester City Boss Pep Guardiola and Liverpool's Juergen Klopp, who felt there had ...
  • Jordan Spieth wins Australian Open title after play-off

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    Scott mixed four birdies with three bogeys and was upbeat after his 71 despite missing a short birdie putt on the final green. "16 I just kind of got hosed", he said. He will now remain amateur to play in three major championships in 2017 - the Masters, U.S. Open and British Open - plus a likely handful of PGA Tour and European Tour events, as well.
  • Boeing names GE's McAllister CEO, commercial airplanes

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    McAllister, 53, has spent 27 years at GE Aviation, which is a supplier for Boeing airplanes. McAllister will also helm Boeing as it weighs designing an all-new medium-range aircraft that wouldn't be ready until around 2025. Deal's immediate task is to restructure servicing operations in cooperation with Conner as well as Leanne Caret, who heads the defense, space and security unit.
  • Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United unluckiest team in league'

    Jose Mourinho: 'Manchester United unluckiest team in league'

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    But the guys did well. "We were really close to winning the game". Chelsea, which plays Middlesbrough on Sunday, and Arsenal are two points behind the front-runners while Tottenham is a further point back in fifth. I feel very sorry for them". Speaking to Match of the Day after the match, Mourinho said: "It was another "defeat". Despite a plethora of stars on show, the game lacked quality until Mata's 68th-minute strike and the Spaniard could not hide his disappointment at the result.
  • Chicago Cubs 3B Kris Bryant Named NL MVP

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    He is considered among the best defensive outfielders as well, and is often considered the best all-around player in the game. The Angels superstar on Thursday won his second American League MVP, which was something of a surprise because voters have traditionally leaned toward players on contenders.