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Open, resulting in her withdrawal and a concussion, The New York Times reported on Thursday. She did not play a complete match for the rest of that season. "It was all over me", she said of the chemicals . Those could be significant; the 23-year-old Bouchard was ranked as high as No. 5 in the world in 2014, and while her ranking wasn't as high by the time of the fall, she was on an impressive run in the U.S.
  • Resolution would expel California senator

    Resolution would expel California senator

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    Mendoza sued the state Senate last week alleging that the chamber had denied his constituents adequate representation. Mendoza, a Los Angeles County Democrat, has been on paid leave since early January following sexual misconduct allegations.
  • Real rally to defeat Leganes

    Real rally to defeat Leganes

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    Another of those to have seen a summer move away from Madrid mooted is Dani Ceballos , with the 21-year-old midfielder struggling for regular game time following a 2017 arrival from Real Betis. "From now on, everyone has to put on their work overalls and try to do the best to get minutes with Zidane". The likes of Theo Hernandez and Matteo Kovacic were given a start with Lucas Vazquez and Marco Asensio deployed on the flanks.
  • What the Warriors Plan to Do Instead of Visiting the White House

    What the Warriors Plan to Do Instead of Visiting the White House

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    It's unclear exactly where the tour is going to be held and who will be in attendance, but according to ESPN no media will be present, and only players, coaches and local students will be included. I hope the team enjoys their time with the kids, and hopefully they can make this a tradition after winning another championship this season. Warriors guard Stephen Curry and forward Kevin Durant have been outspoken about the rhetoric and actions of Trump since he was voted into the Oval ...
  • Welbeck set for new Arsenal deal

    Welbeck set for new Arsenal deal

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    Lacazette is ruled out of the round-of-32 second leg at the Emirates after suffering a long-term knee injury and, with Aubameyang now cup-tied, Wenger believes he still has use for Welbeck. If Welbeck can continue to progress, Wenger maintains he should not be discounted as an option for England at the World Cup in Russian Federation. As the Arsenal players boarded their plane back to London last week, they'd have felt the job was essentially done.
  • Pardew confirms Evans remains West Brom captain

    Pardew confirms Evans remains West Brom captain

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    The Northern Ireland worldwide was stripped of the captaincy for last Saturday's match but his previous exemplary disciplinary record at the Hawthorns has led the club to believe that the infraction was a one-time incident. "They've been disciplined by the disciplinary board - there is a little board here that gets together and decides that". Daniel Sturridge will miss the game.
  • The US women's hockey team's golden secret: Togetherness

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    It was a hard-fought game full of rookies, as 13 of the US players had never seen Olympic play, although that didn't stop them from playing their way to the top of the podium. The 20-year-old goalie stopped the last two Canadian shooters in the shootout in Brianne Jenner and then Meghan Agosta on her second attempt. Added Canada coach Laura Schuler: "There's not a lot of words that can describe how you feel ".
  • Allonzo Trier declared ineligible by NCAA due to failed drug test

    Allonzo Trier declared ineligible by NCAA due to failed drug test

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    According to the school, Trier was tested in late January, and the results "revealed the reappearance of a trace amount of a banned substance". Arizona is appealing the decision, according to a release from the university. 14 in both the AP and USA Today Coaches' poll. However, Trier did not name the drug or the circumstances in which he took it. It eventually came out that Trier had tested positive for PEDs and needed to get the drugs completely out of his system before returning to the ...
  • US Women Win Hockey Gold in Shootout

    US Women Win Hockey Gold in Shootout

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    Equally as cool? This win came on the anniversary of the Miracle on Ice, when the US men's hockey team beat the Soviet Union during the 1980 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, New York. After winning the gold in the Women's Hockey in 1998, it seems that the gold has eluded them or that the Canadians are just a better team. Canada's Jocelyne Larocque took off her silver medal immediately after receiving it.
  • SEC Fines Missouri Athletics Director Jim Sterk Amid Dawn Staley Civil Suit

    SEC Fines Missouri Athletics Director Jim Sterk Amid Dawn Staley Civil Suit

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    SC women's basketball coach Dawn Staley has sued Missouri's athletics director for slander after he suggested she wanted fans to spit and use racial slurs against his players. These are daughters playing a game they love to play. "It wasn't a great atmosphere". SC athletic director Ray Tanner told reporters an internal investigation did not confirm any of Sterk's claims.
  • Didier Drogba's son joins French club 16 years after his father

    Didier Drogba's son joins French club 16 years after his father

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    I remember Isaac as the small polite boy! Didier Drogba's son has followed in his footsteps by signing for Guingamp . John Terry added: 'Can't believe how big he is mate, congratulations'. Drogba won four league and FA Cup titles, one Champions League trophy and several individual honours during his nine seasons at Chelsea . The 39-year-old is the Ivory Coast's record goalscorer with 65 goals in 104 internationals.
  • No miracle on snow for Lindsey Vonn -- and no tears either

    No miracle on snow for Lindsey Vonn -- and no tears either

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    The 22-year-old was good enough to establish herself already as an all-timer in American skiing lore - but she fell short, too. She then made a decision to skip the super-G, which came one day after the slalom-too soon. Shiffrin, who leads the World Cup slalom rankings, said two seconds would be tough to overcome. In the slalom portion of the event things quickly changed across the board.
  • US Women's Hockey team, including WNY native, wins against Canada

    US Women's Hockey team, including WNY native, wins against Canada

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    Vancouver police Const. Meghan Agosta is in PyeongChang, South Korea competing with the Canadian women's hockey team. In a back-and-forth game, the USA led early before Canada rallied to take charge in the second period, appearing set for a fifth straight gold until Monique Lamoureux-Morando, Jocelyne's twin, tied the scores with a breakaway goal late in the third.
  • Conor McGregor Offered to Fight at UFC 222

    Conor McGregor Offered to Fight at UFC 222

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    Dana White insisted Conor McGregor 'understands the decision to strip him' of his lightweight title, but some further news has surfaced suggesting that may be a moot point. Even though White claims that fight is for the "real" belt, McGregor is still listed as the lightweight champion on the UFC's website and no official announcement has otherwise been made.