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Former Champs Ghana Open FIFA U-17 World Cup Campaign In Style

Ghana coach Fabien Samuel stated that he is very much pleased with the preparation ahead of their opening game against Colombia in the Under-17 World Cup. Colombia on the other have had their best finish at number four, twice in the tournament, before. However the Black Starlets have failed to impress in their recent U-17 campaigns. Read More »

Alabama vs. Texas A&M

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While the competition has been less than stellar, Alabama has held SEC opponents to just three points, COMBINED. Freshman quarterbacks are now 3-13 against Nick Saban-coached Alabama teams. Eleven times Ole Miss wound up facing third-and-5 or longer situations, and Alabama had three of its five sacks in those situations. Rushing offense - B-: Damien Harris rushed for 124 yards, including runs of 75 and 27 yards, and Jalen Hurts had a nice 38-yard scramble. Read More »

NASCAR moves Sunday's start because of Tropical Storm

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Jones thought the track was clear as he'd been given the go-ahead from the NASCAR tower but that wasn't the case. "My dream is to see a NASCAR race and meet Dale Earnhardt Jr .", the boy from Rutherfordton said. Truex Jr., the points leader and a victor of the Playoff opener in Chicago, will start 17th. "I hope to be able to continue to help others and this is a great way to do that". Read More »

3 takeaways from win over Maryland

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Visions of last year's 62-3 loss in College Park materialized like a recurring nightmare for Terps fans. Durkin's Terrapins rebounded from a surprising home loss to Central Florida by winning 31-24 at Minnesota last week to open its Big Ten slate as third-string quarterback Max Bortenschlager threw two touchdown passes. Read More »

Colts Unveil Statue of Peyton Manning Outside Lucas Oil Stadium

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What is former Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos quarterback doing now, 19 months after retiring from the NFL? So let me offer you this - grants to Indianapolis from the PeyBack Foundation: $13 million. "One of the greatest of them was the chance to coach Peyton Manning ". It is well known that Manning is sensitive about criticism of his younger brother. Read More »

Sister of TE rushes field after TD … during game

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Alas, Franklin scored on a 12-yard touchdown to keep the game at a record-tying seven overtimes . Get the app and get the game. Unfortunately for her, the game was NOT over and she was later seen being escorted away in the broadcast. The craziest thing about this game was that it required a last-minute drive by the Bulls to even force overtime. Western eventually won the marathon game 71-68 making it the highest scoring game in NCAA football history. Read More »

Hurricanes stun Seminoles to end seven-game losing streak

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However, the FSU defense only allowed 57 total yards on 30 plays for a 1.9 ypp average. FSU special teams have been both great and awful. With just under seven minutes to play, Ricky Aguayo gave Florida State a 13-10 lead by hitting a 38-yard field goal. Read More »

Florida pays tribute to Tom Petty during game against LSU

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Video of the tens of thousands of fans belting out the iconic song went viral on social media, many sharing the post saying it should be done every week. After as controversial and insane a week for LSU football since Les Miles was sacked 13 months ago, the Tigers went on the road and pulled out an improbable 17-16 victory at Florida. Read More »

Hendricks pitches Cubs by Nats in Game 1

But they stood here Friday night in the nation's capital looking every bit the powerhouse they were previous year after winning Game 1 of the NLDS vs. The Cubs' Jon Lester (13-8, 4.33) will square off against Gio Gonzalez (15-9, 2.96). "He was the best pitcher I've seen, probably", Rizzo said of Strasburg, who posted ERAs of 1.89 in July, 0.86 in August and 0.38 in September. Read More »

Jolyon Palmer To Leave Renault After Japanese Grand Prix

Sainz has already been signed for 2018, while Daniil Kvyat will return to Toro Rosso alongside Pierre Gasly, after being replaced by the Frenchman earlier this year . "I'm happy that the mechanics could put the auto back together for FP2 - they did an incredible job like they always do, pushing for me and the team". Read More »

Luxembourg suffers massive defeat against Sweden

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Luxembourg lost on the road two of four matches of selection - Bulgaria 3: 4 and Holland 0: 5. France remain top of Group A by one point after Blaise Matuidi's early goal proved enough to secure a 1-0 victory away to Bulgaria . The Netherlands managed to hold on to their 3-1 lead and sealed a vital win, but are now faced with a mammoth task of having to beat Sweden by six clear goals to have any chance of qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup as runners up of group A. Read More »

Winx demolishes rivals as she brings up 21 straight

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Winx is unsurprisingly now a very firm favourite to take home a third straight Cox Plate later this month and has cemented her place in the heart of racing fans everywhere. There's no training manual for a horse like Winx , we've managed to get it right but she makes us get it right, ' Waller said. The mare ran her last 400 in 22.91sec without being pushed out. Read More »

Inside the Game: Wake Forest at No. 2 Clemson

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Kendall Joseph had a huge night wrapping up anyone that seemingly got near him. Bryant threw for 200 yards on 21-of-29 passing with an interception and a 28-yard touchdown pass to Deon Cain . "I think everyone's buying in, committing to the grind", Clemson linebacker Dorian O'Daniel said. Wake Forest failed on several key chances to make things closer as normally reliable Mike Weaver (he opened the season 10-of-10 on field goals) missed two against the Tigers. Read More »

Belgium confirm Man Utd striker Lukaku out of Bosnia clash

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Jose Mourinho could be without Marouane Fellaini for Saturday's visit to Liverpool and possibly for weeks after the Manchester United midfielder suffered suspected knee ligament damage on worldwide duty with Belgium . The Belgians will need Lukaku to be as fit as possible for the World Cup next year as they attempt to have a deep run in the tournament and do well. The former Everton midfielder missed last week's Champions League win over CSKA Moscow with that knock, but returned to ... Read More »

Cyclones pull huge upset over No. 3 Sooners

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Making things even more hard for Iowa State was the fact that the Cyclones were without starting QB Jacob Park , who left the team to deal with an unspecified medical issue. The Cyclones fell to the Hawkeyes 44-41 in one overtime. Noland has not thrown a pass since the season opener. Park's backups include redshirt freshman Zeb Noland and redshirt senior Kyle Kempt . Read More »

Germany, England seal 2018 World Cup berths

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Harry Kane secured qualification for Gareth Southgate's team in Russian Federation next summer with a late tap-in in a 1-0 win over Slovenia on Thursday night. It was Kane's 14th goal in nine games for club and country, and the 24-year-old's fitness and form are crucial to any hopes England might have of success in the finals in Russian Federation next summer. Read More »

Man United, Barcelona Interested in Signing Mesut Ozil Next Summer

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The German became Arsenal's record signing when he arrived from Real Madrid in 2013, but the club and player have been unable to agree on a contract extension during their talks over the past year. The duo worked together at Real Madrid and build up a strong relationship with the United boss writing the player's foreword in his autobiography. Ozil was at his best under Mourinho and the Portuguese manager is a long term admirer of the Arsenal star . Read More »

Argentina empató, Chile ganó y Colombia dejó pasar el tren

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La decimoséptima y penúltima fecha de la Eliminatoria sudamericana para el Mundial Rusia 2018 presenta tres partidos en que se juegan puntos vitales: Chile-Ecuador, Colombia-Paraguay y Venezuela-Uruguay. En resúmen, una victoria en Quito el martes ante el ya eliminado Ecuador lo mete al menos en repechaje y con chances de clasificar directo; un empate lo deja al borde de la eliminación a la espera de un milagro; en tanto, una caída no le deja ninguna chance de clasificarse a Rusia 2018 . Read More »

American Morgan Hurd wins all-around title

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Smith, who won her first national all-around gymnastics title and was preparing to compete for her first world all-around title on Friday, rolled her ankle injury during the vault warm-ups and was taken for x-rays. The Olympic floor bronze medal victor showed her trademark powerful tumbling on floor, she had to fight to balance landings on two of her tumbles and scored 13.333. Read More »

Brazil face young La Roja in battle of equals

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Coach Santi Denia and star player Abel Ruiz made it clear that winning the World Cup was Spain U17 team's main goal, in an interaction with the press ahead of their Federation Internationale de Football Association U17 World Cup opener. While in the opening few minutes the Indian defenders showed good composure in the face of some great attacking play from the United States of America, the second half saw India lose the plot and end up conceding three goals. Read More »

Duncan takes outright lead at Safeway Open as Hadley flirts with 59

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I just took advantage of some opportunities. Hoge's hot round came three days after he earned his PGA Tour playing card for the season by climbing into the top 25 of the Web.com Tour at that circuit's season finale. South Korean Bae Sang Moon said he "felt like a rookie" after shooting a one-over 73 at the Safeway Open on his return to the PGA Tour after a two-year absence for military service. Read More »

How to Watch the Yankees, Red Sox, Indians and Astros

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However, it was the bullpen who allowed the Yankees to take a stronghold on this game. One was that he wanted his team to jump on him early and that is exactly what they did. Judge's homer made him the second Yankee rookie of all time to hit a homerun in his playoff debut and it was the shot that all but sealed the historic franchise's first playoff win since 2012. Read More »

Letters make threats against MSU athletic events

Officials are working with additional law enforcement to figure out where the letters are coming from, and see if there is any validity to the statements. Updated at 2:30 p.m. Stay with The State News for updates. The 110 meeting of the rivalry will be the first night game in the series. Connelly said he does not expect the university to be put on lockdown. Read More »

Georgia LB Natrez Patrick Arrested On Marijuana-Related Charges

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Patrick is third on the Bulldogs with 17 tackles this season. Per the report, police smelled the odor of marijuana and asked if there was any cannabis in the vehicle, to which Patrick replied there was not. Carter has missed practice this week due to an undisclosed injury this week. Freshman Monty Rice could also see some added playing time in Patrick's absence. Read More »

Myles Garrett to debut vs. Jets, will be on snap limit

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The Browns considered playing Garrett last week before they lost 31-7 to the Cincinnati Bengals but instead chose to give him an extra week to recover. Before you go and change the channel on Sunday, listen to why the game between the Cleveland Browns and New York Jets is one you should tune into during the early slate of Week 5 games. Read More »

Astros will face a familiar foe in game 3 in Doug Fister

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Babe Ruth did it twice in his colorful career, and who can forget Reggie Jackson's three moon shots back in the 1977 World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers? Ramirez was then brought in to replace him. Another reason that the Red Sox should feel confident about where the team is heading into the playoffs is because the team has been hitting more home runs over the last couple of weeks. Read More »

Demetrious Johnson explains strategic plans for matchups beyond the record

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It ain't going to be nothing different. A scheduled matchup against Rafael dos Anjos at UFC 196 was canceled when dos Anjos had to withdraw with a broken foot, leaving McGregor without an opponent for the pay-per-view. I'm pretty sure she has made millions from being on those cards. His movement, especially as he switches stances, can be incredibly hard to get to grips with, negating the takedown for the wrestler in Lee, who will constantly be pressing forward in search of it. Read More »

Oscar admits Chelsea return would make him "very happy"

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Oscar goes on to wax lyrical about his former club, although he maintains it was the right decision to leave when he did. Oscar was a fan favourite at Chelsea and was one the most influential attackers in the side, but after being frozen out by Italian boss Antonio Conte, he made a decision to leave. Read More »

Las Vegas Shooting: Surgeon says husband died while saving her life

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Their wedding page reads: 'We have shared awesome times together and almost unbearable heartaches but through it all we have grown stronger in our love for each other and our families'. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Melton and his wife had been married only a year and had traveled from Tennessee for the festival. Read More »

Bradford Back At Practice, But Status For Bears Game Unclear

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Sam Bradford has been absent from practice for the past two weeks, but the Minnesota Vikings quarterback returned on Thursday. Bradford said it might take until the Vikings' bye week, or even the end of the year, for his knee to feel 100 percent, but added he was prepared to play through some discomfort. Read More »