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Author: 0 Justin Gatlin at centre of fresh doping allegations

The Telegraph reportedly also has recordings of both men claiming doping is still widespread in sports, and one in which Gatlin's agent claims the sprinter has used performance-enhancing drugs. "As with all investigations, we encourage individuals with information to come forward as an important tool to help protect clean athletes", the USADA said.

Sport Kobe Bryant's jerseys get officially retired by Lakers
Author: 0 Kobe Bryant's jerseys get officially retired by Lakers

Then it was team owner Jeanie Buss' turn to speak after, where she talked about what the five-time champion brought to the game and to the Lakers. "There was never any doubt this day would come". With both his jerseys now officially retired, Bryant will forever be immortalized as an all-time great and a legend of the Lakers as well. Bryant scored nearly exactly as many points in his No.

Sport Victor Oladipo drops 30 points in second half of Pacers' loss
Author: 0 Victor Oladipo drops 30 points in second half of Pacers' loss

Bogdanovic threw a high pass intended for Oladipo near midcourt but Rozier intercepted it and had an open court to his slam. Marcus Smart quickly scored from in the lane, the Pacers called a timeout and the Celtics immediately sent Oladipo to the line.

Sport Diddy interested in buying Carolina Panthers
Author: 0 Diddy interested in buying Carolina Panthers

Rapper P. Diddy was the first to say that he would like to buy the Panthers , and would want Kaepernick on to his team. "Let's make it happen!" he tweeted. He also promised his ownership would entail "the best halftime show" and "the best selection of music". "I believe it is time to turn the franchise over to new ownership", Richardson wrote, saying he wouldn't begin discussions until after the season.

Sport Mitchell Starc included in Australia squad for fourth Test despite heel injury
Author: 0 Mitchell Starc included in Australia squad for fourth Test despite heel injury

Only Starc, with 19 wickets at 21.05 apiece, has been more prolific this series, but his injury concern has left him in some doubt for the Boxing Day test in Melbourne. The former Australian bowler went on to say that Starc has started to understand the Test cricket now which makes him a unsafe opponent. "We know these conditions really well and whether we're playing against England or anyone else, we're expected to go well and we ourselves expect to do a good job as well".

Sport Kyle Rudolph now expected to play against Bengals
Author: 0 Kyle Rudolph now expected to play against Bengals

Rudolph was held out of practice all week, while Reiff returned in a limited capacity on Friday . He will be replaced by reserve tackle, who has not started at left tackle since his college days at Southern Mississippi. UPDATE: The Bengals announced that backup center T.J. Johnson (pectoral) is doubtful for Sunday. In 13 games this season, he has caught 53 passes for 506 yards and seven touchdowns.

Sport A modern day Di Stefano, Ronaldo wants to retire at Real
Author: 0 A modern day Di Stefano, Ronaldo wants to retire at Real

Ronaldo scored the only goal of the Club World Cup final against Gremio to win the tournament for the fourth time and become the all-time top scorer in the competition with seven goals. "He is at his club, his home and no one can do what he keeps doing, so hopefully he stays here until he retires". This is a new record in the history of the Madrid giants.

Sport Cavs beat LA in 1st LeBron-Lonzo NBA clash
Author: 0 Cavs beat LA in 1st LeBron-Lonzo NBA clash

It's amusing noise". "Find your zone and just stay the fuck locked in", James said. James said he first became aware of Ball's admiration for him after the No. "It's very hard to stop him with that size, that speed. Everyone gets so caught up in this whole individual thing and it's, the whole team game gets overlooked, but then, I'm not going to go there".

Sport Vince Carter receives ovation in possibly last game in Toronto
Author: 0 Vince Carter receives ovation in possibly last game in Toronto

Toronto bludgeoned the Brooklyn Nets 120-87 on Friday while shooting 55.7 percent from the field and handing out 26 assists, led by point guard Kyle Lowry's triple-double. The Sacramento Kings are shooting 38.3 percent from beyond the arc and 73 percent from the free throw line. Carter is 40 years old and well past his prime, but he is playing on a one-year contract with the Kings and could theoretically join the Raptors next season for bench depth at the end of his career.

Sport Arsenal Star Mesut Ozil Confirms New Relationship With Stunning Former Miss Turkey
Author: 0 Arsenal Star Mesut Ozil Confirms New Relationship With Stunning Former Miss Turkey

He is more mature, he guides the team very well, he does a lot on the ball and your heart rate always goes down when he has the ball. So I'm happy that he took the gamble to finish. We need to make sure this time we are ready. Jack was the one driving Arsenal forward and, for me, he is a better player than Granit Xhaka. It was probably a good slap and showed that in this league when you are not ready you can get hammered.

Sport Real Madrid seeks record world crown
Author: 0 Real Madrid seeks record world crown

Bale has struggled with injuries since joining Real back in 2013, although he has won a number of trophies with the club in the past four years. At times, it has looked a shadow of the team that swept to Champions League and Liga glory last season and crushed Manchester United and Barca to win the European and Spanish Super Cups.

Sport Malinga not picked for T20Is
Author: 0 Malinga not picked for T20Is

The Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) will sell 21,500 tickets at the counters today and tomorrow. The fans alleged that not even a single ticket was sold since morning, while the announcement about non-availability at the counter was made very late by officials of the private bank entrusted with the duty.

Sport National Football League 2017 Week 15: Baltimore Ravens vs Cleveland Browns preview and prediction
Author: 0 National Football League 2017 Week 15: Baltimore Ravens vs Cleveland Browns preview and prediction

Take a bow, coach Jackson. The Ravens expanded their lead to 10 points by taking advantage of a fumble by Johnson after catching a pass from quarterback DeShone Kizer at the Browns 41. Flacco has now topped 250 yards in 3-straight games, setting a new season-high with his 288 today. In the first meeting between the teams in Week 2, the Ravens jumped to a 21-7 halftime lead and won 24-10.

Sport This Rams visit to Seattle means a little more than most
Author: 0 This Rams visit to Seattle means a little more than most

This week, two of their best players entered a very public feud immediately after the game. Whether the Rams wanted to admit it or not, it was a statement victory. But now they lead the National Football League in point differential and sit as the No. 3 seed in their conference. And he cost Seattle a safety being flagged for intentional grounding in the end zone in the fourth quarter.

Author: 0 It's Halftime: What's Happened so Far in Titans-49ers

The Jags lead the AFC South by two games at 10-4. San Francisco was able to make it into Tennessee's side of the field, but Garoppolo's pass on 3rd and 18 was just one yard shy of moving the chains. Starting at their 25-yard line with 67 seconds left, it took only three plays - three Garoppolo completions - to move the 49ers into field-goal range.

Sport Stunned Sir Mo Farah claims Spoty prize as Anthony Joshua misses out
Author: 0 Stunned Sir Mo Farah claims Spoty prize as Anthony Joshua misses out

Olympic champion and BBC commentator Michael Johnson stepped in to pay tribute to Farah, praising the way he delivered gold in his home world championships this year against the team efforts of Ethiopia and Kenya. "Having come so close after London 2012, I thought that was my best chance of winning". I didn't imagine I was every going to win this but I guess anything can happen.

Sport Kerala Kings beat Punjabi Legends to win T10 League 2017
Author: 0 Kerala Kings beat Punjabi Legends to win T10 League 2017

Playing for Pakhtoons, the 37-year old notched up three wickets, in his first three deliveries against Maratha Arabians. For Pakistan, Amir can not afford to have lapses in concentration - like his second spell in Sunday's semi-final - when he gifted the opposition freebies by bowling a no ball and a wide.

Sport Stoke City 0 West Ham 3: Returning Arnautovic has the last laugh
Author: 0 Stoke City 0 West Ham 3: Returning Arnautovic has the last laugh

Michail Antonio may move back to the wing in a game where the Hammers will hope to see more of the ball than they did against either Chelsea or Arsenal, with Javier Hernandez in line for a return to the starting XI. "He's beginning to become a really important player for us". "Like ourselves on the bench, as soon as the second goal went in it took the wind out of our sails, you get a little bit anxious, a little bit angry then you get a response but for the most part I thought they were ...

Sport Eagles Beat Giants, 34-29
Author: 0 Eagles Beat Giants, 34-29

Jeffery was one of four different Eagles pass catchers to haul in touchdowns from Nick Foles. The Giants failed to convert a two-point conversion late in the third quarter after scoring a touchdown to pull within 31-29. He found Shepard on a 67-yard catch and run on the third. Right tackle Bobby Hart had a procedure penalty on fourth down, putting the ball at the 11.

Sport Robbie Lawler Praises Rafael dos Anjos After UFC on FOX 26 Loss
Author: 0 Robbie Lawler Praises Rafael dos Anjos After UFC on FOX 26 Loss

The fight looked as good as over when dos Anjos unleashed his astonishing flurry of shots in the second round but Lawler somehow managed to come through the carnage and out the other side. That said, Covington wasted zero time letting his intentions be known with a Twitter post. The tide appeared as if it may be turning in the third round as a visibly exhausted dos Anjos was on the receiving end of Lawler's power, but it was an elbow from "RDA" that dropped the Henri Hooft-trained fighter and ...

Sport Refocused: Baltimore Ravens 27, Cleveland Browns 10
Author: 0 Refocused: Baltimore Ravens 27, Cleveland Browns 10

However, after having a first-and-goal from the 4, the Ravens couldn't punch the ball in the end zone. After a rough performance in Week 14 that wound up being misleading in terms of headline statistics, Flacco turned in one of his best performances of the season against the Browns and the numbers backed it up.

Sport Colts' Andrew Luck Might Need Corrective Surgery
Author: 0 Colts' Andrew Luck Might Need Corrective Surgery

Sources told ESPN's Chris Mortensen that Luck will resume throwing in the near future , and it will be at that point that he will make a determination about whether he needs a corrective surgery to address the setbacks he has experienced.

Sport Celtic defender set to return for important Hearts game, squad rotation likely
Author: 0 Celtic defender set to return for important Hearts game, squad rotation likely

With Tynecastle expecting an onslaught from the visitors, Manuel Milinkovic capitalised on some catastrophic defending from Jozo Simunovic before rounding Craig Gordon to make it three and put Hearts in dreamland. "I have said over many months, if the players weren't human I would say they would never lose". Today's 4-0 triumph was the first time the Jambos had scored four against Celtic since 1972, and their biggest league victory in this fixture since 1895.

Sport Virgil van Dijk dropped as Southampton boss questions his commitment
Author: 0 Virgil van Dijk dropped as Southampton boss questions his commitment

Van Dijk was left on the bench for Southampton's visit to Stamford Bridge this afternoon as Chelsea edged to a 1-0 win over the Saints, once again raising questions over his future at the club. "I wish him the best". "I think this will happen but I think it's probably going to happen in the summer", the Scot said. Reds owners Fenway Sports Group subsequently assured Southampton that they would not make any further approach for the player unless they were invited to do so by the ...

Sport Over 400 delegates won't be allowed to vote for new ANC leader
Author: 0 Over 400 delegates won't be allowed to vote for new ANC leader

Political analyst Tinyiko Maluleke says the exclusion of 54 provincial executive committee members and 40 Bojanala branches from voting will not adversely affect Dlamini-Zuma's fortunes. Mbete said she endorsed Ramaphosa to boost "unity in the organisation" before the 2019 election. It was impossible to see which of the contenders for the top job had the numbers: although delegates sang for their preferred candidates ahead of Zuma's political report, not a t-shirt in sight bore their images.

Sport Colorado State, Marshall in New Mexico Bowl amid slow finish
Author: 0 Colorado State, Marshall in New Mexico Bowl amid slow finish

Things weren't much better for The Herd, who produced 68 yards of total offense. The team leader in tackles has averaged 10 tackles a game on the year, including finishing strong with a massive 18 stops in the regular season finale against Southern Mississippi, despite the Herd ultimately losing the game.