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Los Angeles committed four errors Friday night, two of them by catcher Yasmani Grandal in the third inning. "Never concerned. As long as we have outs left, we know we're in the game", Turner told Fox Sports postgame. "It can't get any closer after two games, right?" Jeffress also struggled in Game 1, allowing two hits while only recording one out. "If you're talking about the grind, the tough conversations, the identity of our ballclub - he's probably the face", Roberts said.
  • Robertson: Two-horse title race talk well off the mark

    Robertson: Two-horse title race talk well off the mark

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    It was particularly tough to take for Jesus, who was keen to take the penalty only to be ushered away by Mahrez, who has missed five of his past eight penalties. A message came from the City bench for Mahrez to take the spot-kick instead of Jesus. Quoted in the Mirror , he said: 'It won't affect me at all.
  • Lewis Hamilton wins Japan Grand Prix; Brendon Hartley 13th

    Lewis Hamilton wins Japan Grand Prix; Brendon Hartley 13th

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    Now it's time to find out who finished where in our rankings. That means Hamilton only needs to outscore Vettel by eight points at the next race in the United States to clinch a fifth world championship. "I even gave him space, but he understeered into my auto". Asked whether he might think twice in future when alongside Verstappen in future, Vettel bridled at the suggestion.
  • Our Arsenal man of the match

    Our Arsenal man of the match

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    The opposition maybe didn't have the mentality to keep pushing. 'It was hard for Fulham because they played well in the first half. We are happy but also calm, we know it's hard in each match. "Here, he is doing very well". Keown believes that Ramsey could go on to secure legend status at Arsenal if a fresh agreement can be reached, with it only right that a proven performer is seeking the best possible terms at the peak of his career.
  • James Maddison, Jadon Sancho and Mason Mount named in England squad

    James Maddison, Jadon Sancho and Mason Mount named in England squad

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    The 48-year-old has handed maiden call-ups to Jadon Sancho , Mason Mount and James Maddison. "Very often we hold youngsters back a bit too much", said Southgate, who previously coached England's under-21 team. Experiencing at first hand how the nation united behind the team this summer was something special and it will be great to see how far this young squad can go in the years to come".
  • Romelu Lukaku opens up about Alexis Sanchez at Man United

    Romelu Lukaku opens up about Alexis Sanchez at Man United

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    Yet Spanish outlet Ok Diario claim United may not sack Mourinho just yet. Arnold, executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward's right-hand man, interrupted a post-match interview to congratulate the United boss following the dramatic 3-2 win on Saturday evening.
  • Commission Withholds Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Check, but Conor McGregor Paid

    Commission Withholds Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Check, but Conor McGregor Paid

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    Despite being under the scrutiny of the athletic commission, there was no word yet if Nurmagomedov might face legal charges for going outside of the Octagon and attacking McGregor teammate Dillon Danis . You can not talk about religion or nations. "I don't know what to say right now, I'm disgusted". And now, Conor's mother Margaret, who was also present at the fight has shared a heartfelt message following her son's defeat and UFC brawl.
  • What Jamie Carragher spotted during Liverpool vs. Man City is brilliant

    What Jamie Carragher spotted during Liverpool vs. Man City is brilliant

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    Last season, City conceded seven goals in two games against Liverpool at Anfield in the league and Champions League; something had to change and there was a distinct difference to the way his team approached this fixture. "In training he shoots ideal penalties but sometimes it happens", Guardiola said post-match. We have to start thinking about the players. It's still early in the season, but City will likely feel this was dropped points against a key Premier League rival.
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    If you have questions, I am here". He picked up a microphone and said, "It's 3 p.m., this conference is beginning". Earlier, Nurmagomedov had sat on the podium for 10 minutes waiting for McGregor to arrive before walking out. "He knew what he was signing up for, I've been later than this". "15 minutes I'm here, this guy didn't come, this is disrespect. have a good night", he said.
  • Liverpool vs Manchester City Preview

    Liverpool vs Manchester City Preview

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    Aguero may have lost a yard or two of speed through age and injuries, but he clearly still keeps one of the best full-backs in the country honest in training sessions. "They are a top side". The Guinean's availability is doubtful after he was carried off the field in Liverpool's midweek Champions League loss to Napoli due to a back spasm.
  • Predicted 4-3-3 Liverpool Lineup vs Manchester City: Salah Starts

    Predicted 4-3-3 Liverpool Lineup vs Manchester City: Salah Starts

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    He has transformed them into a title-challenging team year in, year out. "In the first Champions League game [against Liverpool FC last season] we made a good performance except at the end of the first half". Sterling has started the season superbly and has four goals and two assists in six Premier League games, the 23-year-old is playing some of the best football of his career and don't be surprised if he scored against his former club.
  • Why 'no-brainer' Mercedes Russian GP team-orders decision was right

    Why 'no-brainer' Mercedes Russian GP team-orders decision was right

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    The Briton, who would not have been able to switch places with Bottas had he not pulled off a slick overtake on Vettel after dropping behind at the pitstops, stayed in the vehicle for some time after he parked up at the finish. "I assured Valtteri it wasn't something I asked for, but it is something the team felt was right for us to do". The question of "team orders", once banned in Formula One but now legal, was discussed before the race with multiple possible scenarios.
  • India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli surpasses Sachin Tendulkar with gritty ton

    India vs West Indies: Virat Kohli surpasses Sachin Tendulkar with gritty ton

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    Skipper Virat Kohli also hit a landmark ton, top-scoring with 139. Shaw also became the second youngest Indian after Sachin Tendulkar to score a Test century. Shaw has now scored a century each on his Ranji Trophy debut - 120 vs Tamil Nadu at Rajkot , Duleep Trophy debut - 154 vs India Blue in Lucknow and Test debut.
  • Messi scores twice as Barca hold off Spurs comeback

    Messi scores twice as Barca hold off Spurs comeback

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    A lot was made before the match of this being a good time to play Barcelona due to their three-game winless run, but injuries meant that this was far from an opportune time for Mauricio Pochettino's men to be facing one of Europe's most unsafe teams.
  • Chicago Cubs vs. Colorado Rockies in NL Wild Card Game

    Chicago Cubs vs. Colorado Rockies in NL Wild Card Game

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    Tony Wolters , a.170 hitter during the regular season, got the game-winning RBI single, with Kurkjian describing how that's an example of what makes baseball great. Chicago finally responded in the bottom of the eighth inning when a double from Javier Baez scored Terrance Gore to tie the score, 1-1. But when Almora followed with an inning-ending strikeout, the flickering continued.