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Sport Ashes: Clinical Australia make it 2-0
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Australia has completed a 120-run victory over England in the second Ashes Test in Adelaide on a day five that failed to live up to its monumental promise. "I don't think there's real need to panic", he said. Mitchell Starc later had the second new ball hooping, snaring three wickets as Australia turned the screws to spare Smith the ignominy of losing after his declaration on day two.

Sport Trump plugs interview with lawyer saying president did nothing wrong
Author: 0 Trump plugs interview with lawyer saying president did nothing wrong

Comey, who was sacked by Trump in May, testified in June that the president told him, "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go", during a White House meeting on February 14, a day after Flynn's ouster. "Let me just say that it is not the most artful performance I have seen in my years", Judge Lewis concluded. Judges have ruled that conduct that would otherwise be legal can become obstruction of justice if it is done for an improper objective.

Sport Champions League: Who needs what to qualify?
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Manchester United top the group with 12 points, three clear of FC Basel and CSKA Moscow , and will finish as group winners with a draw at home to the Russian side. Saul Niguez headed Atletico in front on 56 minutes at Stamford Bridge, but Eden Hazard's ball across goal was turned into his own net by Stefan Savic to restore parity.

Sport Sergio Ramos: 'I have a great friendship with Cristiano Ronaldo'
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Ramos' support for a potential move to bring former Barcelona star Neymar to the Spanish capital is also reported to have disappointed Ronaldo , leading to a breakdown in a once solid relationship. Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has accused critics of his team of having short memories, saying he had not forgotten their recent achievements.

Sport Manchester City star Delph hits out at West Ham United
Author: 0 Manchester City star Delph hits out at West Ham United

Manchester City's third successive late victory "shows what we are", manager Pep Guardiola said after David Silva's 83rd-minute victor saw his side equal a Premier League-record 13th successive triumph. "We just play to win the game". You see how they run and how they fight, that's why we are so proud again. The Citizens will have the opportunity to break the record this Sunday when they face Manchester United at Old Trafford.

Sport Angry Sports Minister recalls 9 SL ODI players from BIA
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The rest of the squad are already in India taking part in a Test series. Sri Lanka has a poor record in limited overs format this year with a 4-21 win-loss record in ODIs. Fifties from Upul Tharanga and Angelo Mathews has kept Sri Lanka afloat, but the Indian bowlers have done enough to put their on top.India were bowled out for exactly 600 in their first innings thanks to 190 from Dhawam and 153 from Cheteshwar Pujara, who was the first wicket to fall on Day Two.

Sport Morris appears to be the next UA head coach
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Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables, also contacted by Arkansas as a head coaching possibility, worked three years with Morris on the same Clemson staff under Dabo Swinney. Arkansas fired five-year coach Bret Bielema on November 24 after the Razorbacks concluded a 4-8 overall/1-7 SEC season and only on Monday hired athletic director Hunter Yurachek of the University of Houston to replace Jeff Long, the Razorbacks' athletic director since 2008 but fired on November 15.

Sport Steelers WR Smith-Schuster, Bengals S Iloka suspended
Author: 0 Steelers WR Smith-Schuster, Bengals S Iloka suspended

Smith-Schuster leveled a block on Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict late in the Steelers' comeback win over the Bengals. Smith-Schuster could have possibly avoided the suspension had he not stood over Burfict and taunted him afterward.

Sport Russian Federation banned from 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea
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You can watch it live on YouTube . "I suspect the total number of tests will be 20,000", he said. The Russian Olympic committee will also have to reimburse the IOC for the cost of the investigation as well contribute $15 million toward the creation of an independent testing authority.

Sport UCF calls audible, names Josh Heupel head coach
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Danny White announced the hire Tuesday morning. "Their vision for this becoming one of the premier programs in the country makes this an exciting opportunity". Someone who also runs a fast-paced, high-octane system would be ideal, as it would be asking a lot for Lock to completely change his style of play as a senior.

Sport Oklahoma RB Rodney Anderson Accused of Rape, Order of Protection Filed
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She wrote he took her home at the insistence of his friends. "There are undoubtedly true victims of sexual assault, for whom Mr. Anderson carries a tremendous amount of compassion". The allegations are patently false. Mr. Anderson first learned of (the woman's) request for a civil protective order late yesterday evening. No. 2 Oklahoma plays No.

Sport Kevin Durant & DeMarcus Cousins Ejected After On-Court Altercation
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But Durant found himself in the thick of yet another scuffle Monday night. National Basketball Association superstars Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins were both thrown out of their matchup Monday after almost getting into a fight. It's late in the game. DeMarcus Cousins was ejected with 1:14 left in the fourth quarter of Monday's loss to the Warriors . The eight-time All-Star appears determined to change his ways, though.

Sport Walcott linked with exit
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Theo Walcott could be set for an Arsenal exit when the transfer window opens next month, according to Ladbrokes . The Gunners expect to lose Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil next year, and will need to sign replacements. The 28-year-old has struggled to break into the first team this season and has made just three substitute appearances in the Premier League. The Frenchman eventually penned a two-year extension to remain in north London but negotiations over Ozil's contract have not ...

Sport Paul Pogba to play for Manchester United tonight after accepting ban
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As a result United will no doubt make changes for this clash, although Paul Pogba should start given that he is suspended for Sunday's game. Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic in training. After joining United in a £30.7m move from Benfica in the summer, Victor Lindelof was dropped by Mourinho before the start of the Premier League campaign after failing to impress in pre-season.

Sport Mourinho hails De Gea
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Striker Romelu Lukaku had to thank de Gea, too, for keeping out his miscued clearance when every United outfielder was corralled in the penalty area. "He was a doubt, he managed to play 90 minutes but I think the best words must go to Arsenal's medical department because [Alexandre] Lacazette went from a "no" to a "90 minutes" and that's great".

Sport Liverpool Against Everton The Pick Of FA Cup Third Round
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The most glamorous draw of the third round is the Merseyside Derby with Liverpool hosting Everton for the second time in just over four weeks time. Beadle told BBC Sport: "Former Premier League champions coming to Edgar Street - we've got 90 minutes to get through but if we do, there's the incentive".

Sport 'Karma,' 'prayers': Antonio Brown, Le'Veon Bell reflect on Vontaze Burfict hit
Author: 0 'Karma,' 'prayers': Antonio Brown, Le'Veon Bell reflect on Vontaze Burfict hit

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has a reputation as one of the dirtier players in the league, but Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster crossed a line in seeking retribution on Monday night. The unsportsmanlike conduct is not me. "I like that. I like that", said Brown of the block. "And just the way he went down, it was just like - I don't know man".

Sport De Bruyne Addresses Pogba's Controversial Comments
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Pogba's absence is bound to weigh heavily on Jose Mourinho's game plan for the derby, given the United boss bemoaned the midfielder's absence during the club's poor run in October. I don't think we give that much away. De Bruyne will definitely not feature having incurred a suspension. He said: "Maybe [it is] good for me to get a little bit of rest and prepare myself for Sunday".

Sport Stephen Curry Set For MRI On Severely Sprained Right Ankle
Author: 0 Stephen Curry Set For MRI On Severely Sprained Right Ankle

The Golden State Warriors' leader suffered an ankle injury on Monday night. Warriors fans are undoubtedly concerned about Curry's status. Rondo added 10 points and 11 assists and fellow guard E'Twaun Moore contributed a career-high 27 points.

Sport Pontiac Silverdome Fails To Implode During Planned Demolition
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Footage of the attempted implosion on Sunday (December 3) shows plumes of smoke coming from the sides of the former American football stadium as the explosives detonate. The blasts were supposed to break the beams and cause the ring to come down. Teams will use excavators to try and bring down the rest of the stadium this week.

Sport Steelers LB Ryan Shazier Stretchered Off Field With Back Injury
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Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier was carted off the field and later hospitalized on Monday after making a head-first tackle. At the latest, we'll know if Brown will ultimately play Monday night 90 minutes prior to the game kicking off as that's when the team releases their list of seven inactive players.

Sport Supreme Court taking up New Jersey sports betting case
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The American Gaming Association says more than $150 billion is bet on sports annually in the US, but estimates vary widely. The high court is weighing On Dec. Sports leagues challenged the law citing the 1992 law, and they won in federal court. Kennedy said that as a result of the federal law, "citizens of the state of New Jersey are bound to obey a law that the state doesn't want but that the federal government compels the state to have".

Sport Baker Mayfield named Heisman finalist again
Author: 0 Baker Mayfield named Heisman finalist again

Through 13 games, Mayfield has 4,340 passing yards and 41 touchdowns with only five interceptions for an NCAA-best 203.8 rating. "It's a pleasure to welcome these three outstanding players to NY for the Heisman Trophy ceremony", said Rob Whalen, Executive Director of the Heisman Trophy Trust.

Sport Oregon's Willie Taggart reportedly finalizing contract with FSU
Author: 0 Oregon's Willie Taggart reportedly finalizing contract with FSU

If Taggart is offered the Florida State job, he is expected to accept the position, with a formal announcement coming Tuesday. Taggart, who was hired at OR in December of 2016, went 7-5 in his first season with the Ducks. The piece sounds a lot like the last few days of the Jimbo Fisher era at Florida State. Taggart has a 47-50 career record during stints at Western Kentucky (16-20 from 2010-12), USF (24-25 from 2013-16) and OR (7-5 in 2017).