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FILE PHOTO: Jailed Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi leaves Thailand’s Criminal Court, in Bangkok, Thailand February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thailand’s attorney general is considering withdrawing a case for the extradition of jailed Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al Araibi, who has refugee status in Australia, a prosecution source with knowledge of the case
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Forward Marcus Morris unloaded to reporters after the Boston Celtics gave up a 28-point lead in a loss to the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night. Feb 9, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Celtics guard Terry Rozier (12) and forward Marcus Morris (13) and forward Jayson Tatum (0) center Al Horford (42) guard Brad Wanamaker
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Zach Parise scored the tiebreaking power-play goal against his former team early in the second period and the visiting Minnesota Wild stopped a four-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils Saturday afternoon. Feb 9, 2019; Newark, NJ, USA; Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise (11) celebrates with teammates after scoring
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Anthony Davis returned from a three-week absence to score 32 points before his New Orleans Pelicans teammates took over in the fourth quarter of a 122-117 victory over the visiting Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. Feb 8, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) and Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns
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GENEVA (Reuters) – Roger Federer is no longer chasing the top ranking and would rather be a contender at Grand Slams than battling Novak Djokovic and Rafa Nadal to be world number one, the Swiss tennis great said on Friday. Switzerland’s Roger Federer serves a ball from a boat in front of the Jet d’Eau
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Paul George scored 27 points, and Russell Westbrook recorded his eighth consecutive triple-double as the host Oklahoma City Thunder overwhelmed the Memphis Grizzlies in the second half en route to a 117-95 win Thursday. Feb 7, 2019; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Terrance Ferguson (23) shoots against Memphis Grizzlies forward Justin Holiday
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(Reuters) – Frank Robinson, who in 1975 became Major League Baseball’s first African-American manager and is considered one of the game’s greatest players, died on Thursday at the age of 83. FILE PHOTO: Former Washington Nationals manager Frank Robinson throws out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 3 of the MLB NLDS baseball series between
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Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 43 points, Eric Bledsoe added 22 points and 11 assists, and the Milwaukee Bucks routed the visiting Washington Wizards 148-129 on Wednesday night for their fifth straight win. Feb 6, 2019; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Bucks guard Eric Bledsoe (6) loses the ball during the fourth quarter against the Washington Wizards at
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Pittsburgh Steelers wideout Antonio Brown allegedly pushed the mother of his daughter to the ground last month in Florida, according to a police incident report obtained Wednesday by ESPN. FILE PHOTO: Dec 30, 2018; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) looks on during warm-ups before the Steelers host the Cincinnati Bengals
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ARE, Sweden (Reuters) – Italy’s Dominik Paris won men’s Super-G gold at the Alpine skiing world championships on Wednesday, bagging the first major title of his career. Alpine Skiing – FIS Alpine World Ski Championships – Men’s Super G – Are, Sweden – February 6, 2019 – Italy’s Dominik Paris in action. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Norwegian
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Alex Tuch scored in the third round of the shootout as the visiting Vegas Golden Knights rallied from a 2-0 deficit to snap a franchise-record four-game regular-season losing streak with a 3-2 shootout victory at Tampa Bay on Tuesday night. Feb 5, 2019; Tampa, FL, USA; Vegas Golden Knights celebrate as they beat the Tampa
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The Los Angeles Lakers informed the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday that they are pulling of trade talks for star Anthony Davis, the Los Angeles Times reported. Feb 4, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis following a 109-107 loss against the Indiana Pacers at the Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit:
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Formula One – F1 – Belgian Grand Prix – Stavelot, Belgium – August 24, 2017 Sauber’s Pascal Wehrlein ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix REUTERS/Francois Lenoir LONDON (Reuters) – Ferrari have hired ex-Formula One drivers Pascal Wehrlein and Brendon Hartley to help develop their 2019 race car in the simulator. The pair were among four
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Indiana, entering play Saturday with a seven-game losing streak and the worst 3-point shooting percentage in the Big Ten, shot 50 percent from long range to upset No. 6 Michigan State 79-75 in overtime at East Lansing, Mich. Feb 2, 2019; East Lansing, MI, USA; Indiana Hoosiers guard Romeo Langford (0) grabs a rebound over
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FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football – International Friendly – England v United States – Wembley Stadium, London, Britain – November 15, 2018 Former sprinter Usain Bolt during half time Action Images via Reuters/Carl Recine ATLANTA (Reuters) – Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt might have caught the eye of a few NFL coaches when he stepped off
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FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Davis Cup – Semi-Finals – Belgium vs Australia – Palais 12, Brussels, Belgium – September 17, 2017 Australia captain Lleyton Hewitt celebrates during the match between Belgium’s Steve Darcis and Australia’s Jordan Thompson REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo (Reuters) – Australia’s Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt has been backed by Tennis Australia in
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Panthers defensive end Julius Peppers announced his retirement from the NFL after 17 seasons with Carolina, the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers. FILE PHOTO: Dec 17, 2017; Charlotte, NC, USA; Carolina Panthers defensive end Julius Peppers (90) sacks Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) in the fourth quarter at Bank of America Stadium.
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