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Sport CTE was detected in living former National Football League player
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But the scientists cautioned that the results needed to be confirmed, because CTE, a dementia-like disease linked to repetitive head trauma, can be definitively diagnosed only by examining brain tissue after a person's death. Doctors confirmed a diagnosis of CTE in one of the players, who is unnamed in the paper, after he died. Patients experience headaches, depression, memory loss, anger and impulse control issues, anxiety, sleeplessness, suicidal tendencies, and more.

Sport Wenger hoping that Cazorla can return for Arsenal in January
Author: 0 Wenger hoping that Cazorla can return for Arsenal in January

That small pain in his Achilles tendon evolved into an injury which required eight separate operations and nearly led to the Spaniard needing a leg amputation. Wenger would love him to, but he did not sound confident about it. Wenger admitted he is not in regular dialogue with the midfielder, who is not near being ready to play again.

Sport China Open Superseries: Saina, Prannoy crash out in 2nd round
Author: 0 China Open Superseries: Saina, Prannoy crash out in 2nd round

Earlier on Wednesday, she had defeated USA's Beiwen Zhang in straight games 21-12, 21-13 in just 29 minutes. World No. 4 Akane Yamaguchi has become a nemesis for Saina Nehwal of late, with the former World No. In the men's singles category, Sourabh Verma bowed out of the prestigious meet after going down to Brice Leverdez of France. In Mixed doubles, pair of Ashwini Ponnappa and Satwiksairaj Rankireddy lost their game against Christinna Pedersen and Mathias Christiansen of Denmark ...

Sport Packers 'pleased' with Aaron Rodgers' collarbone rehab progress so far
Author: 0 Packers 'pleased' with Aaron Rodgers' collarbone rehab progress so far

From what coach Mike McCarthy saw, he and the training staff are pleased with where Rodgers is in his recovery. "I think he's making really good progress", McCarthy said, per the team . From a fantasy football perspective, Rodgers is eligible to return from the short-term IR list in Week 15. Rodgers said earlier this month that if it makes sense, he'll be out there.

Sport BrownsZone: Gipson's words rile up team in advance of Sunday's game
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Gipson, who also said he was glad to get away from the Browns organization after signing a 5-year, $36 million contract with the Jaguars, was one of 4 starters the Browns allowed to walk as free agents in 2016 along with tackle Mitchell Schwartz (Chiefs), center Alex Mack (Falcons) and receiver Travis Benjamin (Chargers).

Sport Klopp could miss Liverpool's weekend match after hospital scare
Author: 0 Klopp could miss Liverpool's weekend match after hospital scare

Injuries have blighted Liverpool's start but Adam Lallana is back in full training after damaging his thigh pre-season and is expected to feature while another injury concern, Sadio Mane, also trained yesterday after tweaking a hamstring on worldwide duty with Senegal.

Sport UCLA basketball players fly back to USA after shoplifting scandal in China
Author: 0 UCLA basketball players fly back to USA after shoplifting scandal in China

It was not clear whether the resolution of the case in China came as a result of insufficient evidence or a negotiated deal involving President Trump, who intervened on the players' behalf last week with Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. Guerrero also said charges against the trio were withdrawn, but they did admit to being guilty, per Nguyen . Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott said on Tuesday the matter "has been resolved to the satisfaction of the Chinese authorities".

Sport Sumo champion apologises after bottle incident
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The attack left Takanoiwa with a fractured skull base and a concussion , the Japan Sumo Association confirmed, and he was hospitalized from November 5-9. Sumo's origins lie in Shinto rites performed in temples, and Japanese fans expect wrestlers competing in the ancient sport to live up to strict standards of good behaviour.

Sport BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League
Author: 0 BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League

Villa's cheapest season ticket is priced at £322, a reduction on last season and less than the Championship average. Football finance expert Rob Wilson, who works at Sheffield Hallam University, told the BBC: "These fans are the next generation of season ticket holders but they have been brought up in a sanitised and expensive environment".

Sport Manchester City not invincible - Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Manchester City not invincible - Arsene Wenger

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud has been ruled out of Saturday's Premier League derby against Tottenham Hotspur due to a thigh injury, manager Arsene Wenger said on Thursday. The Frenchman has been in charge of the Gunners since 1996 and signed a two-year extension in May despite speculation he could leave the Emirates Stadium after missing out on Champions League qualification last season.

Sport When is the 2018 group stage draw? Who has qualified?
Author: 0 When is the 2018 group stage draw? Who has qualified?

With that in mind, here are some potential groups England might find themselves in next summer. It was confirmed in September, by the Organising Committee for FIFA Competitions, that all teams will be allocated to (eight-team) pots 1 to 4 based on sporting principles.

Sport Wada set to uphold Russian Federation ban from winter Olympics
Author: 0 Wada set to uphold Russian Federation ban from winter Olympics

Russia's anti-doping agency (RUSADA) has been suspended since a WADA report in 2015 found evidence of state-sponsored doping and accused it of systematically violating anti-doping regulations. "It's impossible", he said. But suspicions remain. Foundation Board member Adam Pengilly asked how WADA could "trust" Russia's new anti-doping regime "until there is a real acknowledgement of what happened?" Alexander Zhukov, the head of Russia's Olympic committee, said RUSADA is now a new ...

Sport Bradley Wiggins suggests jiffy bag source be revealed
Author: 0 Bradley Wiggins suggests jiffy bag source be revealed

Ditto for a claim by him that Wiggins didn't return to the Team Sky bus after the race, where the medication was said to have been administered. UKAD said Wednesday that it "remains unable to confirm or refute the account that the package delivered to Team Sky contained Fluimucil".

Sport Alex Iwobi shines for Nigeria before Arsenal's crucial derby
Author: 0 Alex Iwobi shines for Nigeria before Arsenal's crucial derby

And the Manchester City's defender is positive that the Argentines will correct the mistakes noticed in the game and work on improving them ahead of their next friendly duel. Manchester City are confident Sergio Aguero will be fit for Saturday's Premier League match at Leicester City despite the striker suffering dizziness while on worldwide duty.

Sport NFL Owners Have Discussed How To Kick Out Jerry Jones
Author: 0 NFL Owners Have Discussed How To Kick Out Jerry Jones

The letter was sent to Jones lawyer David Boies and copied to the rest of the NFL's owners. According to the New York Times (h/t ESPN.com), the NFL's compensation committee has issued a cease-and-desist warning to Jones regarding his threat to sue the National Football League over Goodell's contract negotiations.

Sport Hat-trick hero Eriksen books Denmark's World Cup spot
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Tottenham maestro Christian Eriksen has claimed the stability brought to Spurs by Mauricio Pochettino is the reason why players commit their long-term futures to the club. The midfield maestro, who had missed a couple of decent chances in the goalless playoff first leg, made no mistake in the Dublin return as his treble put the Irish to the sword.

Sport Time for Asean, India to fight terrorism together: Modi
Author: 0 Time for Asean, India to fight terrorism together: Modi

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the India-Asean dialogue partnership. In the area of air connectivity, Modi said that ASEAN countries enjoy the facility to operate a daily service to the four metro cities in India and to 18 other destinations.

Sport Jesus is new Ronaldo - Dani Alves
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Tite added: "City should be very happy with Palmeiras, who formed an athlete who was already prepared". "To the point he came here with a natural fluency. The side now make the final preparations, as they look to replicate 2002's World Cup victory - inspired by all-time great Ronaldo de Lima - when the tournament recommences, next year in Russian Federation.

Sport Indians' Corey Kluber named American League Cy Young Award victor
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Kluber led the majors with a 2.25 ERA and his 18 wins tied for the most in baseball. Tribe ace Corey Kluber has been named the American League Cy Young Award. He had allowed just 39 earned runs in 148.1 innings when the calendar turned from July to August. Kluber and Sale captured all the first- or second-place votes from BBWAA voters.

Sport Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott withdrawing suspension appeal
Author: 0 Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott withdrawing suspension appeal

At the earliest, his appeal of the case was going to be heard on December 1, in which he would have already missed four games. "This decision is in no way an admission of any wrongdoing", the statement adds. Elliott has said he is innocent throughout the process. Elliott and the NFLPA challenged the decision in court, and the case has been winding through the legal system until now.

Sport Philadelphia 76ers: The dramatic effect of Joel Embiid
Author: 0 Philadelphia 76ers: The dramatic effect of Joel Embiid

Joel Embiid led the 76ers with 32 points and 16 rebounds, offering a preview of what could come during a season Philadelphia fans have been waiting for, for many seasons. 76ers: Return home Saturday to play the defending National Basketball Association champion Golden State Warriors. Clippers G Lou Williams , who played his first seven National Basketball Association seasons with the 76ers, scored 30 points against his former team, three days after scoring 35 at Oklahoma City, the most from ...

Sport Vikings stick with Case Keenum as starting QB vs. Rams
Author: 0 Vikings stick with Case Keenum as starting QB vs. Rams

Is this the week the Los Angeles Rams run out of luck on the road? It is one of the most anticipated games in the NFL. The betting is favoring the Rams however with only 37% of the bets supporting the Vikings to cover and 63% against. Keenum, 29, has thrown for 1,914 yards with 11 touchdowns and five interceptions, and boasts the third-best total QBR (72.6) behind Texans QB Deshaun Watson and Cowboys QB Dak Prescott .

Sport Jeter hasn't spoken to Stanton about trade
Author: 0 Jeter hasn't spoken to Stanton about trade

ESPN's Buster Olney reported Tuesday morning that rival execs are finding the Marlins' prospective asking price in any potential deal "shockingly high and somewhat out of touch with reality", given the money owed Stanton's way. And the Marlins would not be wrong to say so. If having him at that salary was so important to a team, why did the Marlins still suck? Jeter also said that he has not yet spoken with Stanton himself, but that president of baseball operations Michael Hill has been ...

Sport Miranda Kerr & Snapchat's Evan Spiegel Expecting First Child Together!
Author: 0 Miranda Kerr & Snapchat's Evan Spiegel Expecting First Child Together!

A spokeswoman for the family revealed: 'Miranda , Evan, and Flynn are looking forward to welcoming the newest member of their family'. She told The Times UK, "Not yet". Speaking before they Wednesday, she said: "I don't [use birth control]". Asked about the biggest challenge of parenting, she said: "I think it's the responsibility of raising a child to be the best version of themselves".