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Nine rapid-fire rounds spanning Europe, Asia, the Americas and the Middle East will decide the closely fought 2017 Formula One world championship. "I think it is highly unlikely that he will be here (at Mercedes ), and I don't think he wants to be my team-mate", triple champion Hamilton told reporters at the Belgian Grand Prix on Thursday.
  • Antonio Conte wants to lead Chelsea into new Stamford Bridge

    Antonio Conte wants to lead Chelsea into new Stamford Bridge

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    Conte's odds were cut after defeat to Burnley on the opening weekend , but his ambition is to buck a trend of short managerial tenures at the club stretching back to the early 1980s, when John Neal lasted four years in post. Antonio Conte seems to know what he is doing. Candreva is an experienced campaigner, who is reaching the twilight of his career, and does not fit the profile of a usual Pochettino signing.
  • Australia 34 - 54 New Zealand: All Blacks blitz Wallabies

    Australia 34 - 54 New Zealand: All Blacks blitz Wallabies

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    The All Blacks then endured another off-field bombshell, this one on game day, after Kaino flew back to New Zealand after the publication of a story in Sydney's Daily Telegraph that claimed the two-time Rugby World Cup victor had had an extra-marital affair with a Canberra model.
  • Serena Williams hints at the sex of her unborn baby

    Serena Williams hints at the sex of her unborn baby

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    Serena Williams may be close to being a first-time mother, but that isn't stopping her from making plans to win more Grand Slams . Wow. Personally I think it's pretty obvious she is just pretending that it will be hard for her in order to cover up the whole superhero thing.
  • Chargers hope to have Mike Williams available in October

    Chargers hope to have Mike Williams available in October

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    Per reports, depending on how the remainder of the offseason develops will determine if Williams will open the 2017 season on the PUP list. Williams is now healthy enough to sprint on a treadmill, and he's also been able to join the team on the practice field.
  • Marshawn Lynch Refuses To Stand For American National Anthem

    Marshawn Lynch Refuses To Stand For American National Anthem

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    Lynch, who last spoke to the media in June, did not speak to reporters after the game. But that isn't something that should come as a surprise to fans given that Lynch hasn't stood for the anthem in 11 years, according to NBC Sports Bay Area's Fallon Smith.
  • Usain Bolt limps into retirement, Great Britain win 4x100m gold

    Usain Bolt limps into retirement, Great Britain win 4x100m gold

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    Jamaican team doctor Kevin Jones later clarified Bolt suffered from a hamstring cramp, but the physical pain was overshadowed by the emotional anguish. "I think it was just one season too many", said former Olympic champion Michael Johnson. The relay race will be the final event of the evening's proceedings at the penultimate day of the Athletics World Championship .
  • Iran Majlis passes motion in response to United States sanctions

    Iran Majlis passes motion in response to United States sanctions

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    In response to this, Iran complained to the UN Security Council about the US sanctions and accused Washington of breaching the nuclear deal. According to the bill, Iran's combined government and military apparatus is tasked with devising a comprehensive strategic plan to counter the "US threats" within a period of six months following ratification of the bill.
  • Watford 3-3 Liverpool: LFC start the season with a stumble

    Watford 3-3 Liverpool: LFC start the season with a stumble

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    Asked whether he was upset with Coutinho's conduct, the manager said: "First of all, if I would be upset with the player, I would tell him". I'm responsible for all of our players, not just one or two or three, but all of them. Later on yesterday, a close family member of Coutinho's told Sky Sports News: "Philippe has tried very hard to find an amicable solution to this situation but to no avail".
  • Cat Found And Jailed For Crime Of Helping Vile Cardinals

    Cat Found And Jailed For Crime Of Helping Vile Cardinals

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    Fans who purchase a theme ticket to the Sunday, September 10th " Rally Cat Appreciation Day " game against the Pirates will get an exclusive Rally Cat-themed Cardinals t-shirt. After the game, a fan insisted on taking the cat home, but it escaped when the fan tried to handle it. Korie Harris claimed she picked up the kitten but lost it in the City Garden.
  • Team Trades Sammy Watkins To Rams, Gets Jordan Matthews From Eagles

    Team Trades Sammy Watkins To Rams, Gets Jordan Matthews From Eagles

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    Nearly simultaneously, the Bills acquired wide receiver Jordan Matthews and a 2018 second round pick from the Philadelphia Eagles for cornerback Ronald Darby and a 2018 sixth-round pick. He finished his rookie campaign with a 5-to-7 touchdown-to-interception ratio, a 63.6 QB rating, a 54.6 completion percentage, a paltry 1,089 passing yards in seven games, and millions of fantasy owners and football fans who believe he has no chance of becoming the next Vince Ferragamo, let alone the ...
  • Barcelona eye up £72m move for Real Madrid's Marco Asensio

    Barcelona eye up £72m move for Real Madrid's Marco Asensio

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    Liverpool and other top clubs have been linked with Spanish global and Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio this summer. The 25-year-old actually signed the deal in July, before heading to the United States for Real's pre-season tour, but it was agreed not to make the extension public until this month.
  • Coutinho "has lost the trust of Klopp" after submitting transfer request

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    According to the Liverpool Echo , Coutinho made the transfer request via email at 1pm on Friday afternoon, just three hours after the statement from FSG. "I have said what the club's decision is about this and now you can read it - that is maybe the only difference". Klopp , however, is determined to win the Premier League title this season by retaining Coutinho , Liverpool's top scorer with 14 goals in all competitions last season when the Reds finished fourth.
  • Everton 1-0 Stoke City: Rooney rescues the Blues

    Everton 1-0 Stoke City: Rooney rescues the Blues

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    This season could go a long way to deciding his legacy among the Everton faithful, but the former England captain will also be hoping to play his way back into Gareth Southgate's plans with a World Cup looming next summer. "Maybe a little bit more nervous than normally they are and also the way Stoke play, defending-wise they make it hard". Stoke City , on the other hand, has not had a massive transfer window.
  • Sir Mo Farah claims silver medal in 5000m at World Championships

    Sir Mo Farah claims silver medal in 5000m at World Championships

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    But no other athlete - not Haile Gebrselassie , not Kenenisa Bekele - has won four gold medals in the 5,000m at the World Championships; nor indeed a fourth medal of any colour. Farah was welcomed to the start line by another roar from the London Stadium crowd and urged them to keep going with a wave of the hand in the opening paces.