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The 26-year-old underwent surgery on his wrist and subsequently missed the match which, to the anger of BVB, was rescheduled for the very next day. He had a bandage wrapped around his right arm, and a smaller bandage around his left wrist. "I'm pretty sure if some of the people who made the decision afterwards had been on the bus they would not have played the game (on Wednesday) but when you are not on the bus you can not really imagine how it was exactly".
  • Mitchell Trubisky: Jeremiah breaks down team-QB probabilities

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    Months, even years of preparation, can be altered by the unexpected behavior of the team one spot ahead in the pecking order. The Browns refuse to answer questions about specific rumors, and fans would be apt to remember there were few connecting the team to wide receiver Corey Coleman in the build up to the 2016 NFL Draft.
  • Chicago Bulls' rebounding prowess will cause Boston Celtics problems all series

    Chicago Bulls' rebounding prowess will cause Boston Celtics problems all series

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    Chicago held a 43-38 rebounding edge for the game. Jae Crowder led Boston with eight rebounds yesterday and he plays small forward for them. Boston .com readers get a 2-week free trial . "I had the luxury of playing with a guy named LeBron [with the Heat], and we did the same thing when we played [the Bulls] and Derrick Rose [in the Eastern Conference finals in 2011]", Wade said.
  • World number one Andy Murray pleased with progress despite Monte Carlo exit

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    World No.1 Andy Murray overcame a awful start to beat Luxembourg's Gilles Muller 7-5 7-5 and reach the Monte Carlo Masters third round as he made his return from a five-week injury lay-off. "I went on court knowing it's going to be one of these kind of matches that if you don't play well, you are probably going to go out". "I'm disappointed to lose from the position that I was in", said Murray, last year's French Open runner-up to Djokovic.
  • Tennis star Serena Williams confirms she is pregnant after Snapchat selfie

    Tennis star Serena Williams confirms she is pregnant after Snapchat selfie

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    According to the timeline as per ESPN , Williams was already pregnant at the time of her victory. According to Forbes Magazine, Williams has won more than $78 million in prize money from tennis. That means she will be unable to defend her SW19 ladies' title - a year ago she saw of Angelique Kerber 7-5 6-3 to grab the silverware. It will be left to Serena Williams whether she will be able to win any major title post motherhood.
  • Gerard Pique says Barcelona ready for El Clasico vs Real Madrid

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    Last weekend they left the likes of Benzema, Ronaldo, Modric, Kroos and Casemiro out but still managed to win in Gijon and they've done similar things several times already in league matches in 2017. Luis van Gaal accused Figo of provoking it because - doing what he always did - he had the audacity to go towards the Barcelona fans to take the corners.
  • Celtics break through in series with win over Bulls

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    Prior to Thomas, the last time a player started his Celtics postseason career with consecutive 20-point games was in 2002, when Antoine Walker began his Celtics postseason career with a six-game streak and Paul Pierce began his with a five-game streak.
  • Mourinho says Rashford should be left out of England squad

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    After tomorrow then I can speak what I feel because I am a manager, not a doctor". The injury to Rojo leaves United with just one natural central defender in Eric Bailly, while Daley Blind has previously played in the role. "It was a hard game, a hard opponent", Mourinho said. "It's like now I am going to play him in the under-23s, to win let's say a derby against Man City?".
  • Are Chelsea's players ready for the late season run?

    Are Chelsea's players ready for the late season run?

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    Herrera has emerged as a key player under Mourinho, starting 23 of the United's 31 league fixtures so far this season compared with last season's 17 starts under Louis van Gaal. Rashford's display suggested he deserves to be given more chances through the centre, where United's top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic - rested on Sunday - has started nearly every game this season.
  • Browns have zeroed in on choice with No

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    This is a bad team probably more than one year away of rebuilding, especially without a solid quarterback. However, the Browns have said they intend to give him a shot to compete for a starting spot. We just don't think that's a good way to do business over time. Wait, the Browns are thinking of taking a developmental quarterback in the first round? Or they pay a hefty ransom to move up and swipe the #2 pick so they can have both.
  • Luke Shaw claims Zlatan Ibrahimovic was 'fine' after injury

    Luke Shaw claims Zlatan Ibrahimovic was 'fine' after injury

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    The 35-year-old sustained what looked to be a bad knee injury at the end of normal time, and as he hobbled off there were initial fears that his season might be done. "For the team, you have to do everything". That's the way I think. 'You can not do miracles. Miracles I don't expect. But you have to try to do everything to accelerate the process.