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If they are to take that advantage, however, Leach feels they need to bat well in their own second innings and then bowl with more discipline in Sri Lanka's . I panicked getting my stuff on and turned round and said 'who's coming with me?' "If we can get England before 250 it will be a gettable target for us", he added.
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    Anthony has had a couple of good games, but overall he has been a poor fit for Rockets . That hasn't been the case at all, though, as Carmelo Anthony has been a negative to the team when he's been on the floor. The Rockets signed Anthony to a one-year deal for the veterans minimum of $2.4 million after he received a buyout from the Atlanta Hawks . "I understand it he's obviously a Hall of Famer".
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    His fans perceived it to be the 37-year-old's humility. Anderson's groundstrokes were nearly as impressive as his serve, particularly in the first set, and drew a series of errors from Thiem in the fourth game, which resulted in the crucial break.
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    The person spoke to The Associated Press Friday on condition of anonymity because the team has not announced any details of Bryant's medical exam. Bryant's reaction was muted, referring to the injury as "the ultimate test". Seeking salary cap relief, the Cowboys released Bryant after last season with two years remaining on the receiver's five-year, $70 million contract.
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    The only other team to do it, Ferrari, will be looking to stop them, however, with the Scuderia needing to score 13 more points than Mercedes in Brazil to keep the constructor's fight between them bubbling along until the season finale in Abu Dhabi.
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    City won the title from United last season by a record-breaking 19-point margin with a record total of 100 points, and top the Premier League table going into the derby, with the Reds trailing by nine points. 'Is scoring goals in one career, is scoring goals [in] like the Spanish league'. The pair's relationship has reportedly been on the rocks this season, perhaps playing some part in United's inconsistent form.
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    City find themselves top of the Premier League once again, whereas United have fallen to seventh and find themselves nine points behind their arch enemies. Mourinho has praised United's ability to fight back from losing positions, but suggested he would like to see them score the first goal more often.
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    The magazine reported that Man City officials detailed a long-term search for "creative solutions" to hiding expenses and evading UEFA monitoring of spending on players. UEFA, FIFA and the Premier League , they do what they have to do. I am focused on what happened on the pitch, in the locker room. "We want to do what we have to do in terms of the rules".
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    The Blue Devils' fabulous freshmen collectively laughed as if that mattered on Tuesday night. "I'm really proud of my guys", he said . Before we analyze the hammer, let's consider the nail. Randle has nearly the same reputation but has actually improved his defensive game whereas Parker's defense has a very long way to go. We took at look at five teams that may have the best shot at posing a problem for what could be college basketball , and Coach K's, best team in history.
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    Southgate said he last spoke to Rooney in April, when the DC United striker visited St George's Park as an honorary ambassador for the UEFA Under-17 European Championship, but the two men did not discuss the tribute. "I understand it's caused a lot of debate and conjecture, but it's a way of appreciating what he's given". I don't think Wayne has been involved in all those discussions and I don't need to be involved in all those discussions, frankly.
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    Mookie Betts , Jackie Bradley Jr . and Ian Kinsler have won Gold Gloves for the World Series champion Boston Red Sox . D-backs' Jon Jay was the third D-back nominated for his play in right field , but lost out to Atlanta Braves right fielder Nick Markakis .
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    The last time the two sides met at the Etihad, City had a golden opportunity to win the league, but they gave away a two-goal lead to lose 2-3. It was proving a nightmare return for Southampton manager Mark Hughes, who was in charge at City during 2008-09, as his side conceded a third when Sterling supplied a cross and David Silva lashed the ball home.
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    Cape Town - A world record is in the offing for the All Blacks in their Test against England at Twickenham on Saturday. The individual added to Gardner's entry by stating he was named Man-of-the-Match for "turning a blind eye to Owen Farrell's last-minute shoulder charge on Andre Esterhuizen".
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    While insisting his troops "gave everything" to the cause during the 2-1 defeat, boss Howe admitted he was irritated not to come away with a famous victory. That could have been easily avoided. "It is what we call a game of two halves". Mourinho's side were fortunate to be level at half-time but after the restart, they improved the longer the game went on and should have claimed a decisive second goal after Young struck the bar with a free-kick.