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Sport Man City, Spurs win in contrasting ways as title race heats up
Author: 0 Man City, Spurs win in contrasting ways as title race heats up

Against the worst defensive side in the Premier League , Spurs went into halftime with just 1 shot on target, and a goal down. Maybe as importantly, the gap to fifth-placed Arsenal in the race for the four Champions League qualification positions is now seven points again.

Sport More than 550K sign online petition for NFC Championship Game rematch
Author: 0 More than 550K sign online petition for NFC Championship Game rematch

Nearly everyone inside the Superdome, including Robey-Coleman, expected a penalty. After the game, Payton twice spoke on the phone with the NFL's head of officials Alberto Riveron, who admitted the referee "had messed up" the call. Sparked by that gutsy call, the Rams finally came to life offensively and drove into position for the first of four field goals by Zuerlein. The Patriots marched down the field on their next drive to re-take the lead on a 10-yard run on a 4th-and-1 play by ...

Sport Stefanos Tsitsipas through to first slam semifinal at Australian Open
Author: 0 Stefanos Tsitsipas through to first slam semifinal at Australian Open

There was no argument from the 37-year-old, however, and he stopped and waited patiently for his entourage to catch up with him. When I was answering that question I thought I was insane. Dabrowski and partner Mete Pavic won their second round match 6-4, 6-3 and advanced to the quarter-finals. Roger Federer's attempt at a record third consecutive Australian Open title fell short Sunday in a shocking upset.

Sport National Football League slates Chiefs, Chargers game for Mexico City
Author: 0 National Football League slates Chiefs, Chargers game for Mexico City

The Carolina Panthers and Houston Texans will be making their first trips to play in England, against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Jacksonville Jaguars, respectively. The Chiefs and Los Angeles Rams were scheduled to play there last November but the game was moved to Los Angeles because of poor field conditions. Earlier this year, the Seahawks beat the Raiders 27-3, the Chargers defeated the Titans 20-19, and the Eagles beat the Jaguars 24-18.

Sport Australian Open: Svitolina, Osaka advance to last eight
Author: 0 Australian Open: Svitolina, Osaka advance to last eight

Raonic dropped the opening game but then rebounded by winning the next eight. So Dayana Yastremska, an 18-year-old from Ukraine, found herself wiping away tears as she walked to the net. She is bidding for an eighth trophy at the Australian Open and record-tying 24th Grand Slam title in all. Osaka revealed she was inspired by the success of Stefanos Tsitsipas , saying: "I was watching all these kids winning".

Sport Tom Brady's Super Bowl History: Every Win and Loss
Author: 0 Tom Brady's Super Bowl History: Every Win and Loss

Denver was trounced 43-8 by the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLVIII, but Anderson hauled in one pass and rushed twice on the biggest stage in American sports. The play in question happened with 1:41 left in the NFC Championship. When asked if he was healthy, Gurley told reporters, "Yeah". It's the first time both conference title games went to overtime.

Sport Former Arizona State, Penn State guard Jermaine Marshall dies
Author: 0 Former Arizona State, Penn State guard Jermaine Marshall dies

Marshall was found dead in his French apartment, his team announced Friday. He ranked second in both minutes (31.7) and points (15.1) per game on a team that made the NCAA tournament for the first time in five years. In 2014, Marshall played for Arizona State for one season, and led the team to an NCAA tournament. Nantes has postponed its next domestic league game against ADA Blois on January 19.

Sport Here’s Malcolm Butler’s Message To Tom Brady Before AFC Championship Game
Author: 0 Here’s Malcolm Butler’s Message To Tom Brady Before AFC Championship Game

Whoever wins this game is representing the AFC in the Super Bowl, something the Chiefs haven't experienced since the 1969 season. The Patriots will bring out a familiar face for pregame festivities at Arrowhead Stadium. The Chiefs just overpowered the physical Indianapolis Colts , who previously had been the hottest team in the NFL. The Chiefs have surrendered 16 points per game at home and 35 per game on the road.

Sport Rooney: United should go
Author: 0 Rooney: United should go "all out" for Pochettino

Often subdued in a deeper role during his rare starts under the Portuguese, Rashford has repaid Solskjaer's faith handsomely and scored a brilliant individual goal in his 150th appearance for United on Saturday. United's win was their seventh in a row in all competitions, as Solskjaer became the first manager in the club's history to win his first six league matches in charge.

Sport Australian Open: Tsitsipas dethrones Federer
Author: 0 Australian Open: Tsitsipas dethrones Federer

He showed such good tennis over the years. "I'm the happiest man on earth", said Tsitsipas after the game and he also added that he went onto the court with a positive mindset and believed he could win from the start. And as is often the case when a youngster outdoes an old master, there was a buzz about whether this might signal something more meaningful. The 20-time slam victor took time out to get a picture clicked with Kohli and his partner Anushka Sharma on the sidelines of the ...

Sport The big Friday Premier League quiz
Author: 0 The big Friday Premier League quiz

Cech has been one of the best between the posts in the English top flight while representing London rivals Chelsea and Arsenal . It was a career all the more remarkable given the serious head injury Cech suffered in 2006 following a collision with Reading's Stephen Hunt.

Sport 'Don't cry': Serena Williams consoles Dayana Yastremska; Simona Halep next
Author: 0 'Don't cry': Serena Williams consoles Dayana Yastremska; Simona Halep next

Luckily, the seven-times Australian Open victor was on hand to console the 18-year-old as she became tearful after the match, telling her: "You did unbelievable, you're so young...don't cry!" Yastremska was born in 2000, the year after Serena won her initial major, and grew up cheering for someone she calls "a legend".

Sport LeBron cleared to practice after missing next two games
Author: 0 LeBron cleared to practice after missing next two games

James has missed the last 11 games with a groin injury. Lakers president Magic Johnson said he wouldn't fire Luke Walton during the season "unless something drastic happens, which it won't". After the game, I asked Walton why Ball appears to have taken a jump on his driving game. Westbrook hit his free throws to push the game into overtime.

Sport Ronaldo back to winning ways with Italian Super Cup final triumph
Author: 0 Ronaldo back to winning ways with Italian Super Cup final triumph

Ronaldo - signed by the Italian giants previous year from Real Madrid as they target a first Champions League title since 1996 - headed in a 61st-minute victor. Gonzalo Higuain , reportedly the subject of interest from Chelsea , was introduced as a substitute by Milan boss Gennaro Gattuso in Italy's version of the Community Shield.

Sport Nishikori survives Karlovic test in Melbourne
Author: 0 Nishikori survives Karlovic test in Melbourne

Also pushed to five sets in the opening round, Nishikori was tested again before claiming a 6-3 7-6 (8-6) 5-7 5-7 7-6 (10-7) victory after three hours, 48 minutes on Margaret Court Arena. "It could have went both ways". Raonic thumped 39 aces, serving especially impeccably in the last three tiebreaks. "I could (have) lost these two matches".

Sport Liverpool FC confirm new Andy Robertson deal
Author: 0 Liverpool FC confirm new Andy Robertson deal

He spent three years at the KCOM Stadium, including two in the Premier League - and clearly caught the eye of Liverpool. "It's a very special story of Robbo I still love and the improvement and development of him has been outstanding, nobody could have expected that", Klopp told a news conference on Friday.

Sport Giroud admits he is frustrated by limited Chelsea role
Author: 0 Giroud admits he is frustrated by limited Chelsea role

The former Sevilla and Paris St-German boss isn't contended with the German's work-rate on the field of play, hence, he wants to cash-in on his signature before the end of the January transfer market. Unai Emery got involved in Arsenal training on Friday as he put his players through their paces ahead of the weekend's clash with Chelsea . "Nobody knows whether Ozil, who has not played since Boxing Day, will even say "hello" or "good morning" anymore", wrote Ashton.