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Beaten 3-0 at home by Huddersfield Town in their first game, Palace produced a much more solid display, but were undone with 17 minutes to play when Mane seized upon a loose ball to fire home. Former Lyon striker Lacazette is given the nod ahead of Giroud, who came off the bench to head the victor during Arsenal's dramatic 4-3 victory over Leicester last Friday after Lacazette had given his new side an early lead.
  • Buffalo Bills training camp day 13: Nathan Peterman promoted (10 observations)

    Buffalo Bills training camp day 13: Nathan Peterman promoted (10 observations)

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    Matthews had spent his entire three-year NFL career with the Eagles while Gaines' NFL career has been spent with the Rams in two different cities. Jeffrey, Smith, Matthews, Agholor, and Hollins were all locks to make the roster before last night's game. The speed demon is battling for a spot at the bottom of the receiver depth chart at this time.
  • Pallekele Test: India win toss, elect to bat first against Sri Lanka

    Pallekele Test: India win toss, elect to bat first against Sri Lanka

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    Dhawan reached his ton with a boundary to Pushpakumara in 107 balls. Sri Lanka's misery did not end. Pandya defended the final ball of the over as he wanted to take a single and keep the strike for the new over but failed. Having secured a 352-run lead, Virat Kohli enforced the follow-on for the second time in successive Tests, leaving Sri Lanka a further 15 overs to bat out on the second evening.
  • Bolt pulls up injured in final race of his career

    Bolt pulls up injured in final race of his career

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    One night full of emotions and farewells has ended in London . There was similar heartbreak for Shaunae Miller-Uibo, who had already missed out on a medal after she broke down towards the end of the individual 400m, when her Bahamas team failed to finish their relay heat.
  • Mourinho demands more goals from supporting acts

    Mourinho demands more goals from supporting acts

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    It showed in a contest that suggested while United may challenge for the Premier League with this crop, there is next to no chance of them winning Europe's biggest prize for a fourth time. But during a press conference on Friday ahead of their season's opener, Guardiola said: " Last season we were favourites too and we finished 15 points behind".
  • Day thanks Johnson for 'most clutch thing' at US PGA

    Day thanks Johnson for 'most clutch thing' at US PGA

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    Day - US PGA victor in 2015 - started the day on six under putting him in the final group alongside Kisner and Matsuyama. CHARLOTTE (North Carolina) • Hideki Matsuyama can not imagine what impact becoming the first Japanese men's Major golf champion would have on him or his homeland, but he wants to find out today.
  • Yankees' blowout loss to Red Sox a summary of entire up-and-down season

    Yankees' blowout loss to Red Sox a summary of entire up-and-down season

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    Mookie Betts hit a sharp two-run single into left field to tie the game, then Benintendi followed with his first home run of the afternoon. Together with newcomer Eduardo Nunez and rookie call-up Rafael Devers , Benintendi has sparked the Red Sox offensively, hitting.484 with three doubles, four home runs and 11 RBI in the last eight games.
  • Bears Won't Open Quarterback Competition, At Least Not Yet

    Bears Won't Open Quarterback Competition, At Least Not Yet

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    They were penalized seven times for 46 yards in the first half alone, miscues that consistently stunted drives. But that was all assuming Glennon plays like a viable stopgap alternative. So much for fresh starts. The drive reached the Bears' 20, but on third-and-7, Siemian was lucky to get rid of the ball in the face of a fierce pass rush and McManus booted a 38-yard field goal.
  • Spurs in less than ideal shape for new season

    Spurs in less than ideal shape for new season

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    Spurs continue to be linked with numerous names and Pochettino insists they are trying their best to bring players into the club . Despite that, they still possess two of England's best players in Harry Kane and Dele Alli so Spurs fans will remain optimistic that they can finish above their north London rivals Arsenal for the second time in 23 years.
  • Anderson Sharp For Panthers; Rookie QB Watson Shines For Texans

    Anderson Sharp For Panthers; Rookie QB Watson Shines For Texans

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    What they do care about his how the quarterbacks on each team performed. The Texans' first-round draft pick (and 12th overall) completed 15 of 25 passes for 179 yards (with a 81.9 passer rating) in relief of starter Tom Savage . "I just have to continue to do things well". "I thought both of those guys had their moments where they were really playing well", O'Brien said. "At the end of the day it's still football".
  • I can't putt any worse - Spieth rues missed chances

    I can't putt any worse - Spieth rues missed chances

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    So it will be really interesting to see how the rest of the week plays'. On consecutive holes, Spieth ran long putts some 10 feet by the cup and made bogey. It just comes down to preparation". Jason Day on his way to a 70 at the PGA today. "But I drove the ball well". "I've proven myself enough over the last nine years of my career".
  • SA President Zuma faces no confidence secret ballot

    SA President Zuma faces no confidence secret ballot

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    But, according to BBC , the result does show that at least 26 ANC members voted against Zuma and nine ANC parliamentarians abstained. "They will realize in 2019 when we win in a big number once again". Zuma had survived six previous attempts to unseat him in parliament, but this was the first to be held by secret ballot. In all, there were 238 members of Zuma's party present in Parliament.