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Ivan Koloff, wrestling legend known as 'The Russian Bear', dies in NC

His most famous victory, and arguably one of the biggest moments in the history of the form, came on January 18, 1971 when he defeated Bruno Sammartino in Madison Square Garden to capture the WWWF title. Koloff's death marked the second high-profile loss for the wrestling community in as many days. You will be missed, My Friend. Koloff was also an ordained minister, and spent much of his retirement from wrestling traveling the country for appearances and to give his testimony to church groups. Read More »

Seven changes for Man City v Monaco

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It's been full of attack, chances and goals . "I always played this competition this way, even at Barcelona and Bayern where they had more experience of the competition ". "I am happy he is back at his level and scoring goals ". Thomas Lemar, 21, is also rumored to be one of the players Man City wants to acquire, but he won't come cheaply. Read More »

Women's cricket: Pakistan beat Scotland by 6 wickets

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For Pakistan, Sadia Yousuf claimed two wickets by giving away 19 runs. While Bangladesh are now in fifth place, Sri Lanka are sixth. They will join England, New Zealand, Australia and West Indies. Bangladesh's run-rate at the moment is -1.006, while Sri Lanka's run-rate is -0.055. India restricted Pakistan to a meagre 67 in 43.4 overs after electing to field first. Read More »

Arsenal's Arsene Wenger concerned about Sutton United's plastic pitch

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Use the filter system to refine which games you should bet on and view the analysis that mathematical system produces to give you the best chance of making money from the Sutton vs Arsenal game. Asked what the main dangers facing his side would be, Wenger said: "First of all the pitch". However, the Arsenal players need to be wary of the pitch and the different atmosphere. Read More »

Liverpool Open Talks Over Signing Of £20m International, Klopp's A Big Fan

Liverpool are on a mid-season training camp in La Manga this week, with the club not in action until February 27 when they take on Leicester City, live on Monday Night Football . There's a good base". That's worth lots of money in the Premier League and dealing him in to a new bumper deal should be a positive for the Anfield club in the years to come. Read More »

Dustin Johnson tops golf's world rankings

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There's a good chance he could be the top-ranked player when rolling down Magnolia Lane. He's also the best right now. With his life and his game seemingly in order, there could be nothing stopping Johnson from a long run as the top golfer in the world. Read More »

Former Australian rugby ace Dan Vickerman dies, aged 37

The details of his death have not yet been disclosed. Finegan was speaking after news broke over the weekend that Vickerman, who featured in 63 Tests for Australia between 2002 and 2011, had died at the age of 37. "A much-loved character off the field". "Dan was an uncompromising competitor who forged a wonderful global rugby career despite a number of injury setbacks along the way", Pulver added. Read More »

Mikaela Shiffrin wins third world slalom gold

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Moritz, Switzerland. "To be honest, I don't really know what that means yet", Shiffrin said in the medalists media conference of her historic three-peat. "I didn't see my time until I got all the way through and I knew I had a good run, but I didn't know it was that good until I saw the time", said Shiffrin. Read More »

Scientists shocked by discovery deep in our solar system

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The carbon-based materials which could be similar to the building blocks for life on Earth were found by one of Nasa's Dawn space probes. Organic compounds have been discovered on the surface of the dwarf-planet Ceres . "Some of the biggest questions in space and planetary science deal with the distribution of organics in the Solar System", said Brown University Professor Carlé Pieters , co-investigator on the Dawn mission and co-author on the study. Read More »

Man City manager Pep Guardiola loses hope on Gabriel Jesus' return

Aguero is now set for an extended run in the side and Guardiola said: "Sergio has to do what he's done all his career, nothing more". "I don't know if it's the end of the season, next season". "It is only every so often that you watch a great player who renews your love and passion for the sport but that's what has happened to me whenever I watch Gabriel Jesus". Read More »

Dustin Johnson pulls away in final round of Genesis Open

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Tringale, meanwhile, finished in style, slam-dunking an 80-yard wedge shot to birdie the last and keep the heat on Johnson. Johnson had it really easy on a sloppy Saturday of light rain and a muddied course. Perez one-hopped a tee shot of another spectator's chest on the next hole, and hit yet another in the arm on the 15th. Only 24 players were able to complete their second rounds on the Californian course before play was stopped at just after midday local time on Friday. Read More »

PCB charges Sharjeel Khan, Khalid Latif for corruption in PSL

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In case they deny the charges, a trail court, chaired by a former judge with the representation of one former player, will hear the matter, according to PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan. Mohammad Irfan, Zulfiqar Babar and Shahzaib Hasan were the others names that cropped up after investigations by PCB's ACU, which has been working in tandem with the ICC's anti-corruption unit. Read More »

Ibrahimovic fires Manchester United into FA Cup quarter-finals

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The last time the two sides met in October, Chelsea's 4-0 triumph at Stamford Bridge represented Mourinho's heaviest league defeat of his managerial career. "I spoke with Paul and Zlatan and they came with the right attitude". His decision proved to be a master stroke as the pair combined, to book United's place in the next round. Read More »

Kyrie Irving channels his inner Carl Everett, says Earth is flat

The NBA champion and four-time All Star joined a podcast hosted by teammates Richard Jefferson and Channing Frye to share these unique viewpoints. He said that "they lie to us", that we need to search out the information that can explain and fill the holes and gaps in history. Read More »

Child killed in Turkey vehicle bomb, 26 suspects detained

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The suspect is between 18 and 20 years old, the governor said. Images from the scene showed dozens of cars parked inside the housing complex were severely damaged while the buildings' windows and balconies were nearly entirely shattered. Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag, posting on Twitter, called it a terrrorist attack and said it targeted judges, prosecutors and clerks. The group has been waging an insurgency against the Turkish state since 1984 during which over 40,000 people have been ... Read More »

Darrell Revis Was Reportedly Hurt After A Fight In Pittsburgh

A statement from the department pegs Revis as facing multiple charges, including "robbery, terroristic threats, conspiracy and aggravated assault". According to his lawyer, Revis was reportedly injured and sought medical treatment. The clothing Revis is seen wearing in the video also corresponded with what the officer said he saw Revis wearing earlier. Who knocked out two kids? Revis allegedly snatched a cell phone from one man and threw it into the street, before knocking him and another ... Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino Admits Tottenham Hotspur are on a "Negative Run"

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Ray Parlour is backing Tottenham Hotspur to ease to victory at Fulham in the FA Cup fifth round on Sunday afternoon. "I'm disappointed, yes, because we had a lot of opportunities, two or three very clear, before we concede the goal". Provisional squad: Lloris, Vorm, Lopez, Davies, Alderweireld, Vertonghen, Dier, Carter-Vickers, Wimmer, Walker, Trippier, Wanyama, Winks, Dembele, Eriksen, Alli, Sissoko, Onomah, Son, Janssen, Kane. Read More »

Scenes as Lincoln City stun Burnley to reach FA Cup Quarter Finals

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Antonio Conte's title favourites were held to a 1-1 draw. "It's unheard of in modern-day football", goal-scorer Sean Raggett said of Lincoln's feat. Wasn't trying to get the Big Man sent off. "It has been massive for us and we have loved every minute and it is life changing for us this period, there is no doubt about that", he added. Read More »

Gladiators-Zalmi match abandoned due to rain

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Peshawar Zalmi: Darren Sammy (captain), Shahid Afridi, Sohaib Maqsood, Eoin Morgan, Wahab Riaz, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Mohammad Hafeez, Chris Jordan, Samit Patel, Kamran Akmal, Iftikhar Ahmed, Harris Sohail, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Asghar, Marlon Samuels, Andre Fletcher, Khushdil Shah, Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Imran Khan (jr), Junaid Khan, M. Read More »

White House: AP Report on National Guard Rounding Up Illegal Immigrants False

But the Trump administration can't use the excuse that it's just the National Guard deporting people and not a deportation force because Spicer said Friday there's no plan involving the National Guard. The memo was addressed to the then-acting heads of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement and US Customs and Border Protection. According to a November report by the Pew Research Center , mass deportations could affect an estimated 11.1 million illegal immigrants and about 5 percent of ... Read More »

Isaiah Thomas' 20-point streak reaches 40 games in Celtics' win

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Weird supplementary fact: the Bulls have now won 17 consecutive regular-season home games televised by TNT. I'm not going to let [the end] derail that. In other words, they're better. The Sixers are coming off of a statement win, after Charlotte wing Nicolas Batum guaranteed that the Hornets would win the game before setting foot on the floor. Read More »

Ibrahimovic reacts to his first-ever United hat-trick

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Ibrahimovic, who bagged a hat-trick to secure United a 3-0 victory over St Etienne in the Europa League on Thursday, posted a series of 10 clips on the club's official account with the hastag #Ibragram. His first United treble was certainly not his prettiest - his first goal was a deflected free-kick that trickled into the net, the second was a bobbly tap-in and the third a penalty after he had won the spot kick himself. Read More »

Burnley to use pensioners as mascots before Lincoln City FA Cup tie

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National League leaders Lincoln are now 81 places below their top-flight opponents in the English football pyramid but Dyche insists his team will afford their opponents plenty of respect, especially given that a number of Burnley's players have themselves played outside the Football League. Read More »