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Williams, it is reported in various French outlets, threw three packets of the drug on the ground at the time of his arrest. The pair spent the night in a cell after being apprehended by officers from the French Anti-Crime Brigade. The arrest of Williams is a new blow for Racing 92, crowned champions of France in June. Williams earned 77 caps for the All Blacks , retiring in 2012.
  • Budapest withdraws bid to host 2024 Olympics, leaving Paris and Los Angeles

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    Only two cities made it to the final round of voting for the 2022 Winter Olympics in 2015, too, after voters in Stockholm; Oslo, Norway; and Krakow, Poland, all rejected proposed bids. Considered a longshot to secure the 2024 hosting nominations, Budapest trumped a compact Olympic bid it said was only possible from the Olympic Agenda 2020 reforms.
  • Magic Johnson Reportedly Wants To Hire Kobe Bryant To Work With Lakers

    Magic Johnson Reportedly Wants To Hire Kobe Bryant To Work With Lakers

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    That's exactly the set of circumstances staring Magic Johnson in the face after the Lakers announced that he will be in charge following Tuesday's long-gestating shakeup within the team's organizational chart. According to the Orange County Register, "Jeanie Buss made the sweeping changes just two days before the NBA's trade deadline". Even though the team is now just 19-39, Kupchak had recently drafted well, picking up solid pieces like Ingram and D'Angelo Russell in the first round of ...
  • Governing party candidate leading in Ecuador's presidential election

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    For an outright win a candidate would need 40% and a 10-point lead over his nearest rival. He said he would hold a meeting with the two candidates to explain the delay in confirming the results, "to avoid any suspicions". The former vice president then proceeded to serenade his nervous supporters with almost an hour of ballads, demonstrating his musical talents. Before starting the presidential election campaign, Moreno served as the UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy on Disability and ...
  • UCL: Musa Targets Leicester Win Vs Sevilla

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    However, their European form has been impressive - they won their Champions League group ahead of Porto - and Ranieri is determined that another big result on Wednesday could be crucial for Leicester's fortunes at home and overseas. Sevilla, in contrast, are third in La Liga, two points behind second-placed Barcelona and three adrift of the leaders, Real Madrid. Sampaoli has been linked with Barcelona, should Luis Enrique leave the Nou Camp in the summer, but knocked back any talk over his ...
  • Tottenham star expresses his gratitude to Fulham fans

    Tottenham star expresses his gratitude to Fulham fans

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    It's another example of excellent team play for Spurs. This latest trilogy was Kane's fifth for the North London club, some return for a man who is level with Jermain Defoe for scoring the most Tottenham hat-tricks in Premier League matches (3).
  • Jaguars release Jared Odrick

    Jaguars release Jared Odrick

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    The Jacksonville Jaguars' offseason remake is in full-swing. Odrick led the Jaguars in sacks with 5.5 in 2015 after agreeing on a contract worth $42.5 million with $22 million guaranteed. The veteran defensive end hits the market as an intriguing option for teams looking to bolster their pass rush, based on his 2015 performance. He appeared in 22 games over two seasons, missing most of a year ago because of a shoulder injury.
  • Lineker brands Ranieri's rotation 'utter bollocks' after FA Cup embarrassment

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    After Sunday's 2-0 defeat to relegation rivals left them in peril, Ranieri faces the prospect of further embarrassment in the FA Cup against Millwall on Saturday. "It's a big moment for us so I would expect to see people on the pitch", he said. "We can learn. When a team from League One beats the champions we say, why and have to react as soon as possible".
  • Slavisa Jokanovic: 'Tottenham Hotspur treated us like Chelsea'

    Slavisa Jokanovic: 'Tottenham Hotspur treated us like Chelsea'

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    Many players wanted to play and didn't feel exhausted. Dembele returns to the Cottage today as part of a Spurs side still smarting from back-to-back away defeats at Liverpool and Gent. "Now we have to concentrate on the games in front of us". At Wembley. We must put all our energy into that game'. Tottenham are still waiting to win their first piece of silverware under Pochettino after the Argentinian coach swapped Southampton for White Hart Lane in 2014.
  • Luis Enrique says future unaffected by PSG thrashing

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    The FC crew call on Barcelona to bounce back from their UCL thrashing with a strong showing in La Liga against Leganes . "We'll see what happens and we'll always be on the lookout". "I have nothing to do with what is said", he told Sevilla's official club website. Barcelona won 5-1 in the very first meeting between the two sides in LaLiga, the first game of this season in which the three MSN members scored.
  • The Russian Bear Has Passed Away

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    It is one of the most iconic moments in wrestling history due to the reaction of complete shock that the crowd had at the finish. Koloff played a villain for the majority of his career, creating rivalries with the likes of the "American Dream" Dusty Rhodes, The Rock "n" Roll Express, The Road Warriors and beyond.