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(Reuters) – Minnesota Vikings safety Andrew Sendejo has been suspended for one game following a hit on Ravens’ wide receiver Mike Wallace during Sunday’s game. Oct 22, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Mike Wallace (17) loses his helmet following a hit from Minnesota Vikings safety Andrew Sendejo (34) during the first quarter
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(The Sports Xchange) – Highlights from National Hockey League games on Sunday: Oct 22, 2017; Detroit, MI, USA; Vancouver Canucks left wing Sven Baertschi (47) receives congratulations from teammates after scoring in the second period at Little Caesars Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports Canucks 4, Red Wings 1 Sven Baertschi scored his first
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(Reuters) – Toronto FC broke a 19-year-old Major League Soccer record for points in a single season on Sunday while a stoppage-time winner gave the San Jose Earthquakes the final playoff berth on the last day of the regular season. Oct 22, 2017; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta United defender Jeff Larentowicz (18) reacts after a
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AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton pulverized the track record to claim pole position on Saturday ahead of a U.S. Grand Prix that could secure the Mercedes driver’s fourth Formula One world championship. Oct 21, 2017; Austin, TX, USA; Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton (44) of Great Britain during practice for the United States Grand Prix
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AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – Formula One title favorite Lewis Hamilton was fastest in final practice at the U.S. Grand Prix on Saturday with Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel closing the gap after putting the previous day’s problems behind him. Oct 21, 2017; Austin, TX, USA; Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton (44) of Great Britain during practice for the
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AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) – Formula One title favorite Lewis Hamilton shattered the Circuit of the Americas track record on Friday as he dominated practice for a U.S. Grand Prix that could bring him a fourth world championship. FILE PHOTO: Oct 20, 2017; Austin, TX, USA; Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton (44) of Great Britain during practice
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(The Sports Xchange) – Dusty Baker will not return to manage the Washington Nationals in 2018, the team announced Friday. FILE PHOTO: Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker (12) walks off the field in the fifth inning during game five of the 2017 NLDS playoff baseball series against the Chicago Cubs at Nationals Park, October 12,
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(The Sports Xchange) – Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask suffered a concussion in a practice collision with rookie teammate Ander Bjork on Wednesday and has entered the NHL’s concussion protocol. The club issued a statement Thursday afternoon, prior to Rask missing the game against the Vancouver Canucks. Earlier, it was announced Rask would not start
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(The Sports Xchange) – Highlights from Major League Baseball’s playoff games on Wednesday: Yankees 5, Astros 0 Masahiro Tanaka pitched seven outstanding innings and the New York Yankees scored four runs against Dallas Keuchel in a 5-0 victory over the Houston Astros in Game 5 of the American League Championship Series on Wednesday. The Yankees
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MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – Social media platform Snapchat will present Winter Olympics content at next year’s event in Pyeongchang after striking a deal with Discovery communications’ Eurosport, a move which could help the Games reach the younger demographic it craves. Discovery Communications is the exclusive TV and multimedia rights holder for 50 countries and territories
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SOFIA (Reuters) – Bulgaria’s Kubrat Pulev has no regrets about pulling out of his fight against world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua due to a shoulder injury and says he has not given up hope of fighting the Briton. Joshua, undefeated in 19 fights since turning professional in 2013, will now defend his IBF world title
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(Reuters) – Ezekiel Elliott is eligible to play for the Dallas Cowboys this weekend following a court ruling on Tuesday, NFL.com reported. A U.S. District Court Judge in New York granted Elliott a temporary restraining order request regarding his six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations. The ruling means the 22-year-old running back, a vital cog
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(Reuters) – FIFA’s decision to schedule the World Cup qualifier between Australia and Honduras with just five days in between the two matches was “inhumane”, the Central Americans’ coach Jorge Luis Pinto has said. The first match in the intercontinental playoff for a spot at the finals in Russia next year is scheduled to take
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(Reuters) – Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley put the Premier League club up for sale on Monday, signaling an end to his decade-long reign at St James’ Park. “As one of the Premier League’s oldest and best supported football clubs – and for the benefit of its many fans and supporters in the UK and
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MADRID (Reuters) – Luis Suarez struck late to snatch a 1-1 draw for Barcelona at Atletico Madrid on Saturday but their lead over Real Madrid at the top of La Liga was cut to five points after Cristiano Ronaldo inspired the champions to a 2-1 win at Getafe. Saul Niguez gave Atletico the lead in
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PARIS (Reuters) – Former FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke has denied receiving “undue advantages” from Nasser Al-Khelaifi, the chief executive of Qatar’s beIN Media and president of Paris St Germain, after Swiss prosecutors opened a criminal investigation. The Office of the Attorney General of Switzerland (OAG) said on Thursday it suspected Valcke accepted “undue advantages”
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