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Sport Nadal planning to play at Queen´s in 2018
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World No.2 Roger Federer , who is having an awesome run at the twilight of his career could achieve new heights after his 20th Grand Slam victory at the recently concluded Australian Open . Federer became just the fourth tennis player - male or female - to his the 20-mark for Grand Slams won, and the only star to have achieved the feat playing best-of-five-set format.

Sport Detroit Lions Officially Hire New Head Coach
Author: 0 Detroit Lions Officially Hire New Head Coach

Before that he coached the safeties, linebackers, and assisted with the offensive line. With Matt Patricia's defensive knowledge, expect Detroit's defense to see some drastic changes in the coming months. Before joining the Patriots , he worked at Syracuse, Amherst and his undergraduate alma mater Rensselaer. We didn't really understand what was going to happen when we first got him.

Sport National Football League player Edwin Jackson killed by 'illegal immigrant' in drunk driving smash
Author: 0 National Football League player Edwin Jackson killed by 'illegal immigrant' in drunk driving smash

Savala, who authorities say used the alias Alex Cabrera Gonsales , was living in the United States as an undocumented immigrant and is now being held by the state police in Marion County Jail. The Sunday accident happened after Monroe pulled over after Jackson complained he was feeling sick. The 26-year-old linebacker along with 54-year-old Jeffrey Monroe , was hit just before 4 a.m.

Author: 0 Mavericks trade for Doug McDermott at trade deadline

Mudiay is going to the Knicks . The Dallas Mavericks were the third team involved in the trade and received Doug McDermott . To sort it all out, here are the latest NBA Trade Grades. They also have 34-year-old Jarrett Jack. He's not an elite shooter, but his 35 percent three-point shooting this season is more reliable than it has been in the past.

Sport Tronc Clears Ex-LA Times CEO Of Wrongdoing In Sex Harassment Allegations
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Soon-Shiong and Tribune Publishing were the high bidders for the Register two years ago, but were blocked by the Justice Department on anti-trust grounds. Douglas Manchester bought the paper for $110 million in 2012 and three years later sold the company's Mission Valley buildings to local developers for $50 million, and the publishing business for $85 million to Tribune.

Sport Ty Lue: Cavs' 'mindset needs to change' after latest blowout loss
Author: 0 Ty Lue: Cavs' 'mindset needs to change' after latest blowout loss

Chris Paul and the Rockets have been dominant this year. If the Cavaliers want one more chance to win a title before LeBron leaves the team or gets too old to carry it, they need to make a move quickly. Widely regarded as the best basketball player in the world, James' efforts have not been enough to help the Cavs. He hasn't lifted much of anything lately.

Sport Wenger Reveals What He Expects From Aubameyang & Mkhitaryan Against Spurs
Author: 0 Wenger Reveals What He Expects From Aubameyang & Mkhitaryan Against Spurs

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has defended Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after accusations that he under-performed during his final weeks at Borussia Dortmund . And Wenger indicated he will have no doubts about selecting Aubameyang and Mkhitaryan from the start against Tottenham in Saturday's north London derby.

Sport Rubio, Hood lead Jazz over Grizzlies for 7th straight
Author: 0 Rubio, Hood lead Jazz over Grizzlies for 7th straight

After dealing Isaiah Thomas and Channing Frye to the Lakers on Thursday, the team made more moves. The Jazz reportedly received Jae Crowder and Derrick Rose from the Cavaliers , while the Kings landed Joe Johnson from Utah and Iman Shumpert from Cleveland.

Sport Wenger: English players are the best divers
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The two sides met earlier on in the season and it was a comfortable victory for the Gunners at the Emirates as they ran out 2-0 winners. The Gunners take on Tottenham on Saturday knowing a defeat will provide a major blow to their hopes of securing a top four finish this season.

Sport Conor McGregor marks his UFC anniversary
Author: 0 Conor McGregor marks his UFC anniversary

According to boxing journalist Gareth A Davies , the negotiations are ongoing and he believes we're going to see the two go head to head in an MMA match. His other option is to fight the victor of Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov, which will be the main event of UFC 223, while there has been equally excitable talk of him completing the Nate Diaz trilogy.

Sport Marc-Andre Fleury has emotional return to Pittsburgh
Author: 0 Marc-Andre Fleury has emotional return to Pittsburgh

Fleury was honored in the first period of the game with a video tribute and a three-plus minute standing ovation by Penguins fans. The win helped the Penguins jump into second place in the Metropolitan division. The Western Conference leaders have 20 wins in their last 28 games. Fleury waived his no-movement clause before the trade deadline last spring so the Penguins could protect Murray in the expansion draft.

Sport Norway's Winter Olympics team chefs accidentally order 15000 eggs instead of 1500
Author: 0 Norway's Winter Olympics team chefs accidentally order 15000 eggs instead of 1500

They must use Google Translate to make sure Koreans understand their requests. Norwegian chef Tore Ovrebo struggled to suggest what they will do with the delivery, but did not rule out consuming them. Tore Ovrebo, head of the Norwegian team, blamed a typo for the error , and said he was anxious about what would happen to all the excess eggs. "In the meantime we are hoping for 30 medals", Mr Ovrebo said.

Sport Willy Hernangomez traded to Charlotte Hornets
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Hernangomez was an all-rookie selection last season and had been identified by team management during the summer as an important piece of the Knicks' future. The only problem for Charlotte is how will they find minutes for him in an already crowded frontcourt? Hernangomez will head to Charlotte where he'll fight for reserve minutes behind Dwight Howard with the likes of Cody Zeller and Frank Kaminsky , so his situation doesn't change much in terms of fantasy hoops.

Sport Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce expecting baby with former staffer
Author: 0 Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce expecting baby with former staffer

I think he is a very poor Deputy Prime Minister, but my criticisms of him are of his job. The personal elements of the love affair are of themselves private matters. "The situation for myself and the girls has been made worse by the fact it's been played out in public at this time". Ms Sales asked whether the allegations went to questions of his "loyalty and trustworthiness" as a politician.

Sport Knicks react to shedding Kristaps Porzingis for the season
Author: 0 Knicks react to shedding Kristaps Porzingis for the season

He averages 15.9 points on 43.7% shooting in these games, as well as 7.4 rebounds and 2.1 blocks. "We hadn't talked about that prior to this injury and we won't get into that now about him", Perry said, when asked if the ACL tear affects his approach to Porzingis' potential extension.

Sport National Signing Day 2018: Five-Star OT Nicholas Petit-Frere Chooses Ohio State
Author: 0 National Signing Day 2018: Five-Star OT Nicholas Petit-Frere Chooses Ohio State

The Bulldogs added five-star cornerback Tyson Campbell and four-star wide receiver Tommy Bush in addition to flipping linebacker Otis Reese from MI and linebacker Quay Walker from Alabama . Schertz Clemens (Texas) wide receiver Tommy Bush spurned Texas to somehow add to the embarrassment in riches in what is now, all but unequivocally, the top-rated signing class of all time.

Sport Chinese delegation to PyeongChang Olympics arrives at athletes' village
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Today, the White House announced that Vice President Mike Pence would be attending the Olympics to represent the USA and "to promote the White House's "maximum pressure" policy on North Korea, encouraging allies to maintain hardline positions, and emphasize North Korea's autocracy and brutality as Pyongyang pursues positive media coverage".

Sport Pelicans ranked last among most valuable National Basketball Association franchises
Author: 0 Pelicans ranked last among most valuable National Basketball Association franchises

All 30 National Basketball Association teams are worth at least $1bn (£719m) for the first time in history, according to Forbes . The Golden State Warriors are now worth $3.1 billion according to Forbes magazine . The Lakers ($3.3 billion), Warriors ($3.1 billion), Bulls ($2.6 billion) and Celtics ($2.5 billion) round out the top 6. Forbes says that the team's value increased 9% from past year based on a $1 billion renovation to Madison Square Garden, allowing the team to capitalize ...

Sport Footballer Sanchez given jail term for tax evasion
Author: 0 Footballer Sanchez given jail term for tax evasion

Jose Mourinho, the Chilean's manager at Old Trafford, claimed he paid all the money owed to tax authorities from his time at the helm at Real Madrid after a November court appearance in the Spanish capital. Javier Mascherano pleaded guilty to concealing part of his earnings from image rights and was fined and given a suspended one-year sentence. Sanchez's former Barca team-mate Messi was given a 21-month prison sentence in 2016, but exchanged it for a £223,000 fine previous year.

Sport President of France, Marcon visits Nigeria July
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When Mr. Trump announced plans to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord to which Mr. Macron mocked the American president's pledge to "make America great again" by inviting American scientists that are studying climate change to come to France and help "make our planet great again".

Sport Tillerson says U.S.
Author: 0 Tillerson says U.S. "disappointed" at Polish president signing anti-defamation bill

Poland will now be able to jail people accusing the country of Holocaust atrocities. Israel is anxious the law could stifle the truth about the role of some Poles. The over 3 million Jews who lived in Poland and were murdered by the Nazis account for about half of all Jews killed in the Holocaust. What has the reaction been? Judy Dempsey, a Berlin-based expert for Carnegie Europe, a USA think tank, said PiS was "turning its back on Poland's post-communist period, during which a ...

Sport Gay Olympian Adam Rippon Reportedly Refused Meeting With Mike Pence
Author: 0 Gay Olympian Adam Rippon Reportedly Refused Meeting With Mike Pence

The remark led to a rebuttal by Pence's press secretary, who said the vice president was "proud" to lead the American delegation and support its athletes. Pence has been considered an opponent of the LGBT community after signing the Religious Freedom Restoration Act as governor of Indiana. Since then the North has agreed to take part in the South's Winter Olympics with a combined women's ice hockey team from both sides, and Kim Yo Jong, the 28-year-old sister of the North Korean leader, ...

Sport Kohli runs his way to a hundred
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Kohli (on 0*) survived an early lbw shout off Kagiso Rabada (1-54) in the third over. Bangladesh left-arm spinner Abdur Razzak has taken three wickets for 24 runs in his comeback match to help restrict Sri Lanka to 4-105 at lunch on the first day of the second and final cricket Test on Thursday.

Sport Lineker: 'Cristiano Ronaldo the second best player of the last 10 years'
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Terming Neymar who completed his world record transfer to PSG from Barcelona in 2017 as a natural leader, Xavi heaped praises on the 26-year-old and said he is a hard-working professional who likes to let his game do the talking. "When he is like that, it's good for the whole team and it allows us to win a few games in a row". Having done work on the training field at Ciudad Real Madrid on Tuesday, Dani Ceballos was back out on the pitch today, going through his paces individually as ...

Sport Let me go, pleads Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez
Author: 0 Let me go, pleads Leicester City's Riyad Mahrez

Riyad Mahrez and Leicester should aim to resolve their dispute "as soon as possible", says players' union chief Gordon Taylor. It had been previously revealed that the young english winger Patrick Roberts, now on loan at Celtic, was included in as part of City's £65m bid for Mahrez.

Sport Riyad Mahrez 'deserves better' than Leicester, says Algeria coach Rabah Madjer
Author: 0 Riyad Mahrez 'deserves better' than Leicester, says Algeria coach Rabah Madjer

Mahrez embarked on a self-imposed strike since the botched switch, missing Leicester City last two games against Everton and Swansea City including several training sessions. "The club have not closed the door on getting Mahrez, despite what happened on deadline day". Puel, last Friday said that the Premier League victor had been given some time off to clear his head, and admitted after Leicester's 1-1 draw with Swansea on Saturday that he expected "nothing" and his immediate focus was ...