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His inclusion at No 8 sees fellow Warrior Ryan Wilson make a positional switch to the blindside of the back-row, with Edinburgh's dynamic flanker Hamish Watson holding down the openside role he occupied throughout the autumn. Furthermore, he continued, Jones adds another player who can create attacking chances. The 10-point margin belied Ireland's dominance, although Stuart Hogg produced the moment of the match with a storming solo try - albeit scores from CJ Stander and Keith Earls saw ...
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    The two wickets fell at 22 to bring together senior batsmen Root and Morgan and they did the fix work like they had done in the series opener at Kanpur. "But the way spinners bowled in the middle, and then the effort of Nehra and Bumrah with dew was outstanding". Mills is a 24 years old English bowlers who played just two global T20 matches but proved him as worthy short form cricket player.
  • Conor McGregor: my focus is on Floyd Mayweather over UFC title defence

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    Floyd Mayweather had an interesting comment while attending the Carl Frampton-Leo Santa Cruz fight Saturday in Las Vegas. While many boxing aficionados believe a fight between a retired boxing champion and an active UFC competitor would be little more than a made for TV circus, what would be the most talked about fight of 2017 appears to be edging closer to becoming a reality.
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    Bush authorized a covert program that led to dozens of detainees being held in secret locations overseas and to interrogation tactics that included sleep deprivation, slapping and slamming against walls, confinement in small boxes, prolonged isolation and even death threats.
  • West Ham agree £25 million deal to sell controversial star

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    After the confirmation that he was leaving the Premier League club, this is what Payet posted on his personal Twitter account . Hammers manager Slaven Bilic revealed earlier this month that Payet did not want to play for the club, but added the forward, 29, would not be sold.
  • Pro Bowl Skills Showdown

    Pro Bowl Skills Showdown

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    There's really not much the National Football League can do about this: Many players don't want to play, and the National Football League can't make them. That move to Orlando, which has shortened travel times , may be the best, long-term solution to the Pro Bowl's problems generating interest. There was also a drone drop where drones dropped footballs from the sky and wide receivers had to catch the balls from continually increasing heights.
  • Tiger Woods needs a little time, lot of patience

    Tiger Woods needs a little time, lot of patience

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    Woods is part of a loaded field that includes Dustin Johnson , Jason Day, Hideki Matsuyama, Jimmy Walker, Rickie Fowler, Phil Mickelson and Rose. 12-15 on the South Course in Round 1. Woods hit only 4-of-14 fairways and 9-of-18 greens. He followed with another one on the par-3 11th to get under par. I'm sure it's a year he would like to forget as much as we do.
  • Ronda Rousey at Vegas Gun Store, Shooting for Concealed Carry Permit

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    See Rousey's gun store photos here . She reportedly took a special course required for the permit and did some shooting on the range. The "Lioness" also hits like a truck, and many wondered if Rousey should face an opponent like that, considering she was coming off a brutal KO.Amanda Nunes is focused on grabbing another slice of history by following Conor McGregor's suit and becoming the first female fighter to hold two world titles in the UFC.
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    According to league sources , The New York Knicks tried to make negotiations with the Cleveland Cavaliers about a potential Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Love swap. The Clippers and Cavaliers are two teams that could interest Anthony because they are set up well and he has good friends on each team in Chris Paul and LeBron James .
  • Super Bowl 2017: Opening Odds & Point Spread

    Super Bowl 2017: Opening Odds & Point Spread

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    But now, for the first time in the playoffs, the Falcons will face an opponent that has everything. Asked if he always envisioned Butler in a No. 1 cornerback role, even dating back to his rookie season before the interception against Seattle, Belichick provided an interesting response.
  • Juve thank Evra following Marseille move

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    Juventus on Thursday confirmed the news of the 35-year-old's departure after two and a half years of "magnificent service in Turin" where he won five titles, including two league titles apart from reaching the final of 2015 Champions League.