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Fly-half Farrell pulled the strings superbly as England thrashed France 44-8 at Twickenham on Sunday to make it two wins out of two this Six Nations and leave them well-placed for a potential Championship decider against a similarly unbeaten Wales in Cardiff next time out on February 23.
  • Marco Reus out of Borussia Dortmund's trip to Tottenham

    Marco Reus out of Borussia Dortmund's trip to Tottenham

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    Tottenham will now turn their attention to the Champions League , with the first leg of their last-16 tie against Borussia Dortmund taking place on Wednesday. "We came from a tough Christmas period when the teams in Germany and Spain were enjoying some holidays", he said. Unbelievable, unbelievable, unbelievable.
  • Dire Chelsea suffer record Premier League defeat at Manchester City

    Dire Chelsea suffer record Premier League defeat at Manchester City

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    We need to understand the reasons. Guardiola is aiming to become the first manager in more than a decade to win back-to-back Premier League titles and has challenged his side to replicate the desire of his old club that won three La Liga titles and two Champions Leagues during his time there.
  • Marouane Fellaini confirms PSG interest and reveals reasons for Manchester United exit

    Marouane Fellaini confirms PSG interest and reveals reasons for Manchester United exit

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    We're confident and we're looking like a team. We play attacking football, we're PSG , that's what we're used to - to create opportunities, it's in our DNA. Playing them now is one of the toughest challenge we can have. Angel di Maria struggled during his time at Old Trafford.What's the news? "I have spoken with him a bit about United, and although I will not tell you what he had to say, he respects this club".
  • New Zealand vs India - Highlights & Stats

    New Zealand vs India - Highlights & Stats

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    The morale-boosting victory for New Zealand came after being whipped 4-1 by India in the earlier one-day worldwide series. New Zealand , sent into bat, made 212 for four with India 208 for six at the close. With the scoreboard pressure mounting, the two batsmen next, Dinesh Karthik and Krunal Pandya did their best as they scored 18 and 14 runs off the eighteenth and the nineteenth overs respectively.
  • Man Utd midfielder Mata hails French pair for Fulham win

    Man Utd midfielder Mata hails French pair for Fulham win

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    Anthony Martial scored United's second goal through a superb solo effort that saw him run passed two defenders and smash the ball in to put United comfortably ahead. He continually searched for space and there was plenty to be found against a ponderous, confidence-sapped Fulham whose own fans questioned whether their manager Claudio Ranieri knew what he was doing.
  • Man City Humiliate Chelsea 6-0 To Go Top Of Premier League

    Man City Humiliate Chelsea 6-0 To Go Top Of Premier League

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    Before the half hour mark was in sight Ilkay Gundogan had added a fourth for the Premier League champions and Guardiola had rather forgotten about Aguero's miss you feel. The Brazil global has been an integral part of the Citizens' side for five and a half seasons, and has helped the side win two Premier League titles during his time at the club.
  • Kearney named at fullback as Ireland make five changes for Scotland

    Kearney named at fullback as Ireland make five changes for Scotland

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    Johnny Sexton's failure to convert was a small consolation for the major mishap, but Ireland soon stretched their lead. Sexton was well marked otherwise, though. The hosts repelled wave after wave of Irish attack and eventually forced a turnover. The substitute's pass to Earls looked as if it could have been forward, but the winger touched down, Carbery added the conversion and Ireland were back in the driving seat.
  • Khabib Nurmagomedov Nearly Landed On Leonardo DiCaprio During Post-Fight Brawl

    Khabib Nurmagomedov Nearly Landed On Leonardo DiCaprio During Post-Fight Brawl

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    After all, the Nevada State Athletic Commission delivered its verdict on the controversial aftermath of UFC 229 and handed the 30-year-old Russian fighter a nine-month suspension and a $500,000 (£380,950) fine. "I was more surprised when called me right after the fight ..." How am I going to beat him? Names like former interim champion Tony Ferguson and No.
  • Hornets' Deal For Marc Gasol Fell Apart With Last-Minute Haggling

    Hornets' Deal For Marc Gasol Fell Apart With Last-Minute Haggling

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    The 34-year-old big man has a player option for next season which comes with a cap hit of more than $25.59 million, per Spotrac . What can the Raptors expect from Gasol given his age and contract? There are several spots to be filled on the team's roster and the buyout market is where Toronto will try to round out a lineup that is expected to make a serious run for the franchise's first ever Eastern Conference title.
  • The Washington Wizards Have Traded SF Otto Porter

    The Washington Wizards Have Traded SF Otto Porter

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    General manager Ernie Grunfeld had signed the promising young forward to a four-year, $106 million deal prior to the 2017-18 season when it appeared the Wizards were on the rise. Parker landed on the second unit but didn't showcase much defensive effort early in the season. Jabari Parker and Bobby Portis are in. Without knocking Porter specifically, the ceiling for this move is rather limited.
  • Toronto Raptors Acquire Marc Gasol In Trade With Memphis Grizzlies

    Toronto Raptors Acquire Marc Gasol In Trade With Memphis Grizzlies

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    The Raptors did not want to be left behind and they stepped up in a big way. "Utah was making some progress in acquiring him, and I think that would have been a tremendous deal for Utah", Windhorst said . Conley, 31, is an Indianapolis native and supposedly would welcome a trade to his hometown team. Jones reported that Pacers offered one young player and one veteran but the Memphis counter off was far too high.
  • Tirage CDF : PSG-Dijon, et FC Nantes - Vitré en quarts !

    Tirage CDF : PSG-Dijon, et FC Nantes - Vitré en quarts !

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    Nantes s'est qualifié pour les quarts de finale de la Coupe de France en écartant Toulouse (2-0) sans trembler mardi à la Beaujoire, et y sera accompagné par Dijon et Orléans . Selon lui, " Rennes fait partie du premier tiers de la Ligue 1". Mais l'USO en a déjà réussi un cette saison en s'imposant à Reims (L1), en Coupe de la Ligue.
  • Ben Barba faces Super League ban over alleged assault

    Ben Barba faces Super League ban over alleged assault

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    However, it all appears to have come undone for Barba, who will not be able to resume his career in the English Super League , where he was crowned Man of Steel for his time with St Helens in 2018. Barba's behaviour and several other off-season incidents in the NRL will be discussed at a meeting of the ARL Commission in Sydney this Wednesday.
  • MLB rumors: Major rule changes to DH, trade deadline, others being proposed

    MLB rumors: Major rule changes to DH, trade deadline, others being proposed

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    A 20-second pitch clock, a timesaving device Manfred has espoused for more than a year now. Major League Baseball and the players' association continue to discuss possible amendments to the usage of the list itself, as a number of teams have been accused of using a shorter DL - it was changed from 15 days to 10 days in 2017 - to manipulate their rosters, sources told ESPN.
  • Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Weir faces four-year ban

    Melbourne Cup-winning trainer Weir faces four-year ban

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    Weir was charged with three counts of possession of apparatus created to deliver an electric shock, failure to give evidence at an inquiry, failure to comply with a direction of the stewards and conduct prejudicial to the image, interests or welfare of racing.