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PSG defenders Serge Aurier sentenced to jail

PSG defenders Serge Aurier sentenced to jail

The sentence is also "convertible", meaning he could do community service rather than serve the actual jail term. He said he had to grab Aurier to make him exit the vehicle, at which point the player elbowed him. Aurier later took to Twitter to express his "confidence in justice" and that he would await "the appeal.to express myself again". "An appeal has been lodged at the end of the hearing by the player's lawyer", said a PSG statement. Read More

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Rio Paralympics: Nigeria win more gold medals

But Spence pointed out that the team could have made it on time even by boat. You can't ask for better than to be beaten by two world records. British athlete Kare Adenegan took silver in the same race that Cockroft took gold. China's Lili Hu claimed Silver with a lift of 135kg, while her compatriot Taipei's Tzu-Hui Lin left to late to win Bronze with her very last attempt. Read More

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Devastated Fans, Marlins and MLB Mourn Death of Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez

None of the three people who were aboard the boat was wearing a life vest. Fernandez was on a 32-foot vessel that had a "severe impact" with a jetty, said FWC's Lorenzo Veloz. "This is not only one of the greatest pitchers in the modern game, but one of the finest young men you'd ever meet", Collins said. In this case, his love of family and the game and being Jose - that's a lot of the stories being told around Miami right now. Read More

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No. 11 Wisconsin routs No. 8 Michigan State 30

The third-ranked Badgers downed the Terrapins 25-12, 25-18, 25-21, one of only three teams to go undefeated the opening weekend. They put together a really good game plan. The resulting touchdown drive describes the Wisconsin offense quite well . Georgia (3-1, 1-1) lost for the first time under new coach Kirby Smart and looked overmatched. Read More

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Siemian's 4 TD passes lead Broncos over Bengals 29-17

Siemian's 4 TD passes lead Broncos over Bengals 29-17

In 2014, Talib won the one-on-one battle with Green. In seven starts, Osweiler threw three touchdowns and broke 300 yards in a game just once, neither was in the same contest. On a third-and-11, Bengals linebacker Karlos Dansby was called for a personal foul when he made helmet-to-helmet contact with Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian. Read More

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LSU Fires Head Coach Les Miles

While Les Miles is out of coaching for now, don't expect that to last too long. Miles had three years remaining on his contract at an average salary of $4.38 million annually. LSU's regular season finale, a win over Texas A&M, is considered to have saved his job. According to a report from Scout.com, the LSU Tigers have reached out to Houston head coach Tom Herman and former Baylor coach Art Briles regarding their head coaching vacancy. Read More

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Vikings' Peterson has knee surgery; no other issues found

Vikings' Peterson has knee surgery; no other issues found

The Minnesota Vikings placed All-Pro running back Adrian Peterson on injured reserve Friday , which means he'll miss more than a month as he recovers from knee surgery to fix a torn meniscus. This weekend's game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Carolina Panthers is getting closer, folks. Jimmy Garoppolo might not play again this season after getting hurt against the Miami Dolphins on September 18, 2016 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Read More

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Mourinho - "Rooney Is My Man, I Trust Him"

Mourinho was true to his pre-match words as Rooney was dropped for a Premier League game for the first time since Boxing Day 2015 - and ended up a spectator for what was eventually a transformed first-half performance. The opener for United came on 22 minutes through an unlikely source. In the absence of the injured Harry Kane, Son Heung-min scored two impressive goals to give them a convincing half-time lead. Read More

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Premier League match report: Arsenal 3-0 Chelsea

Day ends with Arsenal hosting Chelsea in a high stake London derby at the Emirates. Despite his hefty price-tag, Xhaka has not been guaranteed a starting spot under manager Arsene Wenger . The duo of Gary Cahill and David Luiz did not show good form, as they were easily exposed throughout various points of the game. The second half had little action as Arsenal maintained their lead, and Chelsea , frustrated, seemed to be making poor challenges and passes. Read More

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Highlights of Utah's win over USC

The Utes came back in a spectacular fashion with Tim Patrick catching an 18-yard touchdown pass at the pylon with 16 seconds remaining to cap a 15-play, 93-yard drive. The Utes' second drive culminated in a fumble in the end zone, which was scooped up by Utah's Isaac Asiata to make it 24-17. But USC fumbled on back-to-back possessions to kill promising drives. Read More

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Crolla, Linares make weight

Crolla, Linares make weight

I rarely come out really banged up now. But Linares has no concern about the home crowd as the Las Vegas-based fighter has fought all over the world against home fighters including America, Mexico and Panama. "I feel better than ever right now. But I genuinely believe I'll have an answer for whatever he shows me". "On Saturday we will find out who is the best". Read More

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Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome gains fighting chance with time trial win

The 35-year-old is enjoying an Indian Summer in terms of his career with stage wins this year on four major races including the Criterium du Dauphine and the Tour de France. Quintana said that he will ride defensively and leave Froome to try all the tactics, insane or not, he can to dislodge him. The Brit is expected to claw back significant time on the Colombian in the time trial, setting up a showdown on the special category climb to Alto Aitana on Saturday before Sunday s traditional ... Read More

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Jason Day withdraws from Tour Championship ending FedEx Cup bid

Jason Day withdraws from Tour Championship ending FedEx Cup bid

I wish it was", Johnson said. "I cannot do more at the moment, said Watson". I feel that if I play solidly - and it does not have to be ideal - I could play a round of 8-under. He is followed by Barclays victor Patrick Reed , Adam Scott , world No. 1 Jason Day and Paul Casey . It is the second straight tournament that Day has been forced to withdraw in mid-tournament, following the BMW Championship a fortnight ago. Read More

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Mourinho points finger after Man Utd derby loss

Mourinho points finger after Man Utd derby loss

Kevin De Bruyne's composed finish and Kelechi Iheanacho's tap-in placed Guardiola's men on top in the first half that saw a flurry of attacks from the visitors. "But maybe now for the next big game I know who will be able to cope with the pressure". On the display against United , Guardiola added: "The first half was good - our build-up was correct, patient, and we attacked in the right moments". Read More

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Kevin Harlan gives fan on field Super Bowl play-by-play call

Kevin Harlan gives fan on field Super Bowl play-by-play call

Fisher said the Rams' new play-caller, offensive co-ordinator Rob Boras, emerged from the game frustrated with himself. He went 22 of 35 for 170 yards (just under five yards per pass) and a touchdown. But I wonder if telling a QB he doesn't even deserve to make the active roster over a quarterback who literally produced nothing is more damaging to his psyche. Read More

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