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Root, who leads his side into battle in the first Test in Brisbane at midnight United Kingdom time tomorrow, was responding to an interview in which off-spinner Lyon also claimed England's wicketkeeper Matt Prior wanted to go home mid-series on the last trip because he was "scared".
  • Schalke Confirms Interest in Reuniting One Day With Arsenal's Mesut Ozil

    Schalke Confirms Interest in Reuniting One Day With Arsenal's Mesut Ozil

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    However, manager Arsene Wenger is still optimistic about convincing Ozil and Sanchez to sign a new deals and the veteran manager expressed his reasons in his most recent post-match interview. Arsene Wenger has set a December deadline for a resolution. And Ozil clearly did not want to lose any momentum as he hit the gym at Arsenal's London Colney training ground on Sunday, the day after the game.
  • Nashville Predators defeat Colorado Avalanche 5-2

    Nashville Predators defeat Colorado Avalanche 5-2

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    It's just the second goal of the season for Johansen. Kevin Fiala started the scoring at 3:31 for the Predators with a backhander during a delayed penalty, his second goal. Nashville struck again on the power play at 19:02 of the second when Ekholm beat Hellebuyck with a slap shot from the high slot. "I think the power play has been a huge factor in these wins and it is going to continue to do that".
  • Bhuveneswar, Dhawan out of Nagpur Test

    Bhuveneswar, Dhawan out of Nagpur Test

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    The board said the two players had requested the selectors and the team management to allow their release. The All-India Senior Selection Committee has named Vijay Shankar as his replacement. While Bhuvneshwar will not be part of the remainder of the series, Dhawan will be available for the third Test. India squad for the second Test: Virat Kohli (c), KL Rahul, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane , Rohit Sharma , Wriddhiman Saha (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, ...
  • Best stocks to buy in today's stock market: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN)

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    Several research analysts have weighed in on HBAN shares. Relative Strength Index (RSI) for Huntington Bancshares Incorporated ( HBAN ) is at 48.5. Huntington Bancshares Incorporated has a quick ratio of *tba measuring its ability to meet its short term obligations with its most liquid assets. In related news, insider Helga Houston sold 14,513 shares of the business's stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 2nd.
  • Yankees and Jeter make first trade as roster purge continues

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    The Yankees and Derek Jeter helped each other out again. Marlins acquired LHP Caleb Smith and 1B Garrett Cooper from the Yankees for RHP Michael King and global signing bonus pool money. He could serve either in the bullpen or as rotation depth in the minors, depending on what the Marlins deem necessary at the end of the winter. King is a control oriented starting pitcher who was drafted in the 12th round in the 2016 amateur draft out of Boston College.
  • Newcastle boss Benitez has dig at Mourinho after Man Utd defeat

    Newcastle boss Benitez has dig at Mourinho after Man Utd defeat

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    Mid-table United entertain Watford at St James's Park on Saturday. The takeover of the club is still undecided and if that remains the case the Magpies could well have another transfer window like they had in the summer. Could it be better? And United manager Benitez - whose side has struggled in front of goal so far this season - was pleased to see Gayle get off the mark.
  • Lonzo Ball notches second triple-double in Lakers' win on Sunday

    Lonzo Ball notches second triple-double in Lakers' win on Sunday

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    Triple-doubles are always special, but Lonzo Ball's stat line on Sunday had some historical context to it because he tied Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James' feat as the youngest ever to record his second career triple-double. "Just keep building on it". Though his shooting has been Cameron Diaz-in-Gangs of NY levels of hard to watch this season, Lonzo Ball has flashed plenty of the all-around game that, along with a broken jumper, earned him predraft comparisons to Jason Kidd .
  • Lowry enjoys €612k payday as Rahm takes Dubai spoils

    Lowry enjoys €612k payday as Rahm takes Dubai spoils

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    I probably left one or two shots out there, but that's always the way with golf, no matter what score you shoot. "I'm chuffed with that, hopefully I'll get a top five finish out of it and get some valuable world ranking points". They will still make regular appearances, but mainly one suspects in the Rolex Series, the eight-strong collection of events introduced by European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley which all have purses of $7m and over.
  • Flyers to host Penguins at Linc in 2019 Stadium Series game

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    The contest will take place on December 23, 2019 at Lincoln Financial Field, home of the Philadelphia Eagles . The Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins will resume the Battle for Pennsylvania in the 2019 NHL Stadium Series, the league announced this week , pitting the intrastate rivals against each other at Lincoln Financial Field, home of the NFL 's Philadelphia Eagles.
  • Sore Warner insists he will play at Gabba

    Sore Warner insists he will play at Gabba

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    After a while, he returned to the nets for some batting practice but he could not last two throwdowns. I'm getting a bit of physio treatment at the moment and hopefully it's settled down over the next 24 or 48 hours. "I couldn't align myself face-on with Hicky". "If I'm not able to face on, I can't angle myself and I'll get out". It's a worrying sign for the Australian team with only two days till the first Test gets underway in Brisbane where Warner is expected to team up with debutant ...
  • Arsenal show resolve to defeat Tottenham Hotspur

    Arsenal show resolve to defeat Tottenham Hotspur

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    Rose, 27, returned from a knee injury in Tottenham's Champions League draw with Real Madrid last month and was named in the club's match day squad in the following five games but was completely absent for Saturday's 2-0 defeat to Arsenal .
  • Love helps Cavaliers dominate Pistons

    Love helps Cavaliers dominate Pistons

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    With the contest comfortably in hand after three quarters, the Cavs got the opportunity to empty their bench and give plenty of playing time to their reserve unit. During the first six minutes of action, neither team showed much interest in playing defense, with the squads combining to hit for 65 percent from the field.
  • Des Hasler begins Supreme Court action against Canterbury Bulldogs

    Des Hasler begins Supreme Court action against Canterbury Bulldogs

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    It was not an unexpected move on Hasler's part after he was sacked by the Bulldogs in September. Hasler's contract reportedly includes a clear payout clause despite Dib's argument. The 56-year-old was shown the door following the club's dip to 13th on the NRL ladder, ranked as the lowest scoring team in the competition for the year.
  • National Basketball Association suspends Nuggets coach Malone 1 game for bumping ref

    National Basketball Association suspends Nuggets coach Malone 1 game for bumping ref

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    Malone came onto the court after center Nikola Jokic took issue with the officiating. The Nuggets had a disaster of a first half against the Lakers - including the ejection of Jokic and Malone. Jokic had some unclear choice words with Mott and that costed his ejection, while Malone's frustration got the best of him, over-stepping his literal boundaries to make a point with the official.