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Sports Dodgers advance to NLCS, sweep Diamondbacks
Author: 0 Dodgers advance to NLCS, sweep Diamondbacks

The imbalance of solo home runs was enough, though, and the Dodgers will not be bounced from the first round of the postseason ignominiously after their historic regular season. There was little stopping the Los Angeles Dodgers on their way to another National League Championship Series berth. The Dodgers are looking to sweep the Diamondbacks with another win here today, and will be looking for Yu Darvish to do the business for them tonight.

Sports Roberto Martinez Confirms Marouane Fellaini Has Knee Ligament Damage
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Belgium manager Roberto Martinez today revealed a freakish story surrounding his phone, Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku , and a complete stranger. He's been working on an individual basis, really good work, but we need to keep that in mind'. Speaking to the Sun , Martinez said: "I have seen a difference in the maturity of Romelu [Lukaku] since his move to Manchester United ".

Sports English Giants Willing To Pay €400m For Lionel Messi In January
Author: 0 English Giants Willing To Pay €400m For Lionel Messi In January

Mario Kempes , who won the World Cup with Argentina in 1978 said that it would be a catastrophe if Argentina and Messi failed to make it to the World Cup in Russian Federation. Despite boasting the star likes of Messi, Angel di Maria and Javier Mascherano, their form in the qualifying stages has been a disappointment. Gerardo Martino steered them to the Copa America final in 2015 but they lost on penalties to the Chile team managed by Argentine Jorge Sampaoli , who is now at Argentina's ...

Sports Courtois Refusing To Sign Chelsea Deal, Wants Real Madrid Move
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While Madrid are thought to be satisfied with the contribution of current keeper Keylor Navas , their continued pursuit of Manchester United's David de Gea is evidence of their desire to secure an upgrade. Courtois returned to Stamford Bridge in 2014 as one of the most highly-regarded goalkeepers in world football, quickly usurping Petr Cech as the Blues' no.1 option between the posts.

Sports Tottenham Hotspur: Harry Kane named on shortlist for Ballon d'Or
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The Ballon d'Or is an award presented by weekly magazine France Football and is voted for by European journalists. That is one more goal than likely victor Cristiano Ronaldo has managed (42) in 2017 for Real Madrid and Portugal while Lionel Messi has only scored three more than Kane (46) with Barcelona and Messi.

Sports NFL Players Association Supports Protests During National Anthem
Author: 0 NFL Players Association Supports Protests During National Anthem

Owner Jerry Jones and the players decided they would then stand for its entirety. Players say many of them would like to protest but don't have the job security to do so . Jones said he was unaware of their actions. Speaking to Sports Illustrated , an NFL spokesperson said: "The national anthem must be played prior to every NFL game, and all players must be on the sideline for the national anthem".

Sports ALDS, Indians vs. Yankees Game 3 live stream
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If you want to believe the weather people, then it appears that there's a good chance the Yankees and Cleveland Indians will get in Game 4 of the American League Division Series on Monday night at Yankee Stadium . "I used the formula the other day ". But don't take my word for it. Listen to Aroldis Chapman , who took his frustrations out postgame by liking this meme, according to Sports Illustrated .

Sports India vs Australia 2017, 2nd T20I
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Here at the airport, the team was welcomed all with arms. Coming from a nine-wicket win, in-form India will look to continuing their domination of Australia and seal the three-match Twenty20 worldwide (T20I) series at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium here on Tuesday.

Sports Surprising 3-2 Jets preparing to play Patriots for 1st place
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The Browns , 1-19 in two seasons under coach Hue Jackson , have badly missed the 6-foot-4, 275-pound Garrett, and Jackson hopes he can be dominant. "I just tried to get behind the linemen and just push, but we didn't get enough yardage". The two might handle the bulk of the carries again. The Jets rushed for 34 yards. However, Jackson said he wants to watch more tape and take everything into account before choosing a starter for this week's game at Houston.

Author: 0 Ballon d'Or nominees: Mertens, Suarez and Ramos join final 30

The pair are expected to lead the running in 2017, although the likes of Neymar will hope to have a say. The France international's nomination was published by France Football magazine as part of a day of announcements that will see all 30 potential winners on the shortlist revealed.

Sports Houston Texas star JJ Watt out for the season following leg injury
Author: 0 Houston Texas star JJ Watt out for the season following leg injury

The Texans' front seven stifled the NFL's best rushing offense from a season ago, limiting the tandem of DeMarco Murray and Derrick Henry to just 89 yards on the ground combined. Last spring, J.J. Watt went on the radio in Houston and shocked the city by saying, at age 27, he didn't intend to play in the National Football League much longer.

Sports Oregon State, Head Football Coach Gary Andersen 'Mutually Part' Ways
Author: 0 Oregon State, Head Football Coach Gary Andersen 'Mutually Part' Ways

Here's the official statement announcing Andersen's departure. With games against Washington State, Washington and USC still to come at that point, a dismal ending was easy to foresee, but most thought it would be after the season. " Success comes when all parties involved are moving in the same direction". The release added Oregon State and Andersen have "mutually agreed to release each other from all future contract obligations and payments", which were guaranteed through the 2021 ...

Sports See Updated List Of 2017 Fifa Ballon D'or Nominees
Author: 0 See Updated List Of 2017 Fifa Ballon D'or Nominees

Others in the list are Luka Modric , Paulo Dybala , Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos , Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Jan Oblak and Napoli striker Dries Mertens . The remaining 25 names on the shortlist will be announced at intervals throughout Monday with the final five released at 6.15pm. That is one more goal than likely victor Cristiano Ronaldo has managed (42) in 2017 for Real Madrid and Portugal while Lionel Messi has only scored three more than Kane (46) with Barcelona and Messi.

Author: 0 Nadal beats Dimitrov to make China Open final

Nadal, for whom this was a landmark 75th ATP crown, came to the Chinese capital on the back of winning his third US Open. On the other hand, Nick Kyrgios is still trying to put his grip on one of those eight spots that ensure a ticket for the Nitto ATP Finals in London .