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Andy Murray Set to Dethrone Novak Djokovic as World Number 1

The year I've had to have to barely get there has been unbelievably hard. With Raonic's withdrawal, meaning Murray had a walkover to the final, Andy Murray was officially crowned World No. "It's been such a hard thing to do during my career because of how good the guys around me have been, the guys ahead of me", Murray said. "He has had a phenomenal season and fully deserves this latest recognition, which confirms his status as the best player in the world".

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Injured Texas A&M QB Knight doesn't start 2nd half

The path to this win began a week ago, when Mississippi State (3-5, 2-3 SEC) had to go the distance to beat an FCS team, Samford, 56-41. The win served as a much-needed breath of fresh air for an MSU team that had been bruised, battered and beaten down over the season's first two months as State won just three of its first eight games.

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Official estimates: 5 Million Attend Cubs Rally

Cubs players, coaches, staff, and their families will board buses and trolleys outside Wrigley Field at 10 a.m.to head downtown for the parade, which will step off from Michigan Avenue and Oak Street at 11 a.m. Unfortunately, Caray didn't live to see his prophecy come true. By early Thursday, it had been retweeted more than 160,000 times. Fox estimates that more than 75 million viewers tuned into see all or part of the game on Wednesday night.

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Hurts Leads Alabama Past LSU Late, 10-0

Fournette ran 19 times for 31 yards in a 30-16 loss a year ago, and this time he was held to 35 yards on 17 carries. "He has great poise". "Lasted 15 minutes, I came back and you could hear a pin drop in this room". Danny Etling is going to have to have his best game yet, the defense is going to have to get after Jalen Hurts on a consistent basis, and Leonard Fournette needs to have a good game.

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Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham can not compete financially with big clubs

Following Wednesday's Champions League defeat by Bayer Leverkusen , a similar result against their fiercest rivals is unthinkable. Even stranger is that November follows two of Arsenal's traditionally strongest months of September and October (2.14 points per game and 2.15 respectively).

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Cam Newton Rips NFL Referees: 'I Don't Even Feel Safe'

Though what Gilbert isn't quite right about - and what is also true for his quarterback - is that most of the big and borderline hits Newton has taken have come when he's in the pocket rather than on the run, but that doesn't seem to matter to him.

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The clearing of the Calais Jungle camp was unsuccessful, despite reports

Hassan Ali, a 25-year-old Pakistani who was among the crowds at the gates to the processing center early in the morning, said he was excited to get resettled and that his 3-month stay at the Calais camp had been "an experience of life".

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Ex-Arsenal man: Would anyone else have signed Zlatan?

Referee Milorad Mazic missed the incident, but a source told ESPN FC that UEFA is not planning to act because the fourth official was next to the players and chose not to take action. "I actually didn't hear what he said but I do know that he wasn't happy", Kjaer said. "That is part of football", he said. Galaxy are trying to move away from signing ageing players but Ibrahimovic would be an exception because his superstar status would make him a big attraction.

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Mourinho wants Manchester United to show better leadership and mental strength

Mourinho had no arguments with the 2-1 Europa League defeat and defender Blind knows they need to up their game, with a response required in Sunday's return to Premier League action at Swansea. "They had the kick-off, they go immediately, the referee gives a free-kick". If we win both games we qualify. "Then they are where they want to be".

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Cal seeks 3rd win vs. ranked team against No. 4 Washington

Another long touchdown pass - this time a 67-yard throw from Browning to Ross - made it 21-6 later in the opening quarter. Cal hopes the extra two days off this week helps make the team fresher against the Huskies. He decided to make a point by playing his offensive starters into the fourth quarter of a game that didn't need the fourth quarter to be decided. PROTECT THE BALL: Washington leads the nation in turnover margin (plus 1.63 per game) and has turned its 19 takeaways into 69 points.

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Tennis has a new KING

They found that I have a tear, Grade 1 tear in the right quad, " Raonic said. Andy Murray has revealed that he felt the world No 1 ranking was not within his grasp up until the last couple of years. From the Scottish lowlands to the pinnacle of world tennis is quite some trip - one involving lots of planes, trains and automobiles, and that's even before you get to the miles on the court and on the dreaded VersaClimber.

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Cubs fan dies shortly after World Series win

After all, they've been waiting for more than a century to celebrate. For Darel Sterner of West Liberty, Iowa, it was one of the last things he saw before dying shortly after the Cubs won Game 7 Wednesday. Donna Sterner, his wife of 62 years, was there to watch the deciding game, as were children Durk and Darla, Durk's wife Jill and their two adult children, Holli and Nick .

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No fight in the tunnel with Messi, says Sergio Aguero

A brace from Ilkay Gundogan and a fantastic free-kick from Kevin De Bruyne cancelled out Lionel Messi's opener for the visitors, giving City their first win over the Spanish champions in six attempts. Manchester City's stunning 3-1 defeat of Barcelona on Tuesday has been hailed as one of their greatest wins in European competition. City are now second in Group C after this win.

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Kvitova beats Strycova to advance at Elite Trophy tournament

Top seed Konta, who will be the first Briton to finish a WTA season in the top 10 since 1983, disposed of France's Caroline Garcia 6-2, 6-2 in just over an hour. "She has such a big game so I really needed to apply myself on every point". She kept running away with it really. But lately, it's the Asian swing of the tour that has really brought out Zhang's talent.

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Eurosport.com AU: Arsenal v Tottenham talking points

More important than even that, though, is the question of local pride. Mauricio Pochettino has revealed he is haunted by seeing Spurs blow their "easy" chance to finish above bitter rivals Arsenal last season. Arsenal , in contrast, are beginning to look like a side who believe in their own abilities. It seems silly to ask, because in this Premier League , a win is vital no matter who it comes against, but the argument could be made that either team needs this win.

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Harry Caray magically calls the final out of Game 7

Free barbecue sandwiches from 11 a.m. -4 p.m.at Porkchop's West Loop location (941 W. Randolph St.). Revelers also stood shoulder-to-shoulder at adjacent Gateway Plaza on the unseasonably warm evening, watching the game on large screens. The parade steps off from Wrigley Field at 10 a.m.to travel along Michigan Avenue between Oak Street and Ohio Street, before heading down Columbus Drive from Monroe to Balbo Avenue, according to the CTA.

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Looking to get back on track, WVU welcomes Kansas tonight

Justin Crawford ran for 129 yards and a score while Kennedy McKoy added 127 on the ground for the Mountaineers. The Jayhawks (1-8, 0-6 Big 12) had a nice drive going on the ensuing series until a holding penalty halted their momentum. He engineered a 7-play, 74-yard drive that he capped with a 45-yard touchdown pass to running back Taylor Martin to cut the gap to 45-14 with 2:56 remaining in the period, but it was not enough.

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David Moyes urges Manchester United not to sack manager Jose Mourinho

United have endured a hard week as last weekend's hugely frustrating 0-0 draw at home to Burnley was followed by Thursday night's 2-1 defeat at Fenerbahce which leaves their Europa League hopes hanging in the balance. Paul Pogba's absence throughout the match was felt not only by the fans, but also by the players because the midfield became shaky nearly immediately, as the Red Devils tried to find space to score in vain.

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Nico Rosberg: Stewards right not to penalise Lewis Hamilton

Hamilton's victory was his eighth of the season and his 30th since joining Mercedes for the 2013 season after spending the first six years of his career at McLaren, for whom Prost and Senna were driving when their duel was at its height. "So I'm quite pleased that my auto held on. You have to understand the adrenaline", said the four-times champion. "He (Verstappen) is a ****", Vettel yelled.

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Can struggling Tottenham get on track against London rivals Arsenal?

Tottenham Hotspur remain the only team unbeaten in the league, but have disappointingly drawn five out of their ten games so far this season. That said Spurs have not won in the league at the Emirates since coming from two down to win 3-2 nearly six years ago.

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Broncos promote CB Taurean Nixon from practice squad

With Aqib Talib and Kayvon Webster both ruled out for Denver's Sunday night showdown at Oakland, the Broncos promoted cornerback Taurean Nixon from their practice squad Saturday. To make room, they released veteran tight end John Phillips . Nixon was drafted one slot after Trevor Siemian in 2015 and has been promoted to the active roster once before - previous year during the playoffs.

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Knile Davis returns, Parker Ehinger to IR

A whirlwind three weeks for Knile Davis has ended right where it began - in Kansas City. In six games this season, Davis has just six carries for three yards while his greatest contributions came through special teams. Davis, 25, was chosen with the No. 96 overall pick of the 2013 NFL Draft. The Packers waived Davis after just two games, amassing five carries for five yards.

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Magnificent Murray on top of the world

Andy Murray has revealed that he felt the world No 1 ranking was not within his grasp up until the last couple of years. Isner will be Murray's final appointment after a 6-4 6-3 win over Marin Cilic. "I'm very proud to have done it", he told Sky Sports . But if not, I'm not putting any extra pressure on myself this week because I still think I have an opportunity to do it in the future.

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Ardent Cubs Fan Dies Three Hours After His Team Wins World Series

Sterner suffered a stroke past year just before Christmas and his health steadily declined throughout the playoffs and during Game 7 of the World Series, he was drifting in and out and was well aware of the heartbreak when the Indians tied the game, but he fought through the rain delay and it was well worth it in the end.

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'It's humiliating' - Jose Mourinho unhappy with Antonio Conte's celebrations

Conte appeared to be cheering the crowd and urging them to get behind the players after they scored their 4th goal, an act that apparently left his Portuguese counterpart dismayed. Antonio Conte believes Chelsea fans can learn a thing or two from Manchester United supporters. "But we can not delete the mistakes from the game and the first mistake happened after 30 seconds".

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Bozak scores 2 as Maple Leafs hand Canucks 8th straight loss

Marner, a big factor in his first trip to the Queen City, took notice in the crowd, which wasn't particularly packed but had their faction of Maple Leafs fans. Casey Nelson, an undrafted free agent defender for Buffalo, also played in his first game Buffalo-Toronto with Marner, noticed the crowd as well, noting that it's cool, but maybe not that cool at the same time since he wants strictly Sabres fans cheering him on in Key Bank Center.

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Proteas pile on the runs in Perth

At lunch on the third day the visitors were 183 for two in their second innings, an overall lead of 181 with eight wickets in hand. "He is senior member of the side, he hasn't seen the ball", Moody said. Smith, speaking at the end of a hard day that has piled further pressure on his team after their failures in Sri Lanka, spoke also about his first innings dismissal, an LBW well down the wicket to Keshav Maharaj that resulted in a stunned response from the captain - something the ICC match ...

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Hamilton wins Mexico Grand Prix

Hamilton set off in pole position, and apart from a slight wobble on the first lap, led throughout the race. Vettel was not happy that Verstappen was not penalised on the track and sent a message to race director Charlie Whiting over his race radio.

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Alabama surges on with solid victory over LSU

Jamal Adams intercepted Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts' second pass of the game at the Alabama 33-yard line early in the first quarter. After running back Josh Jacobs was nailed for a 5-yard loss on first down, Hurts connected with wide receiver Miller Forristall, alone on the right sidelines, for a 22-yard gain, moving the Crimson Tide away from their goal line .

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Marshawn Lynch recreates famous Cal golf cart ride

This time, however, he had a passenger: his mom. "The next day I got a call from the (athletic director) saying, 'He can't be doing that.' Marshawn is so fun-loving and he was excited after a big win, had a great game and all that". But after you sit back and look, all the fans are coming on the field, it could have been unsafe. So, how better to introduce Lynch before the game against Washington then to have him - and his mom - recreate his insane ride.

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LeBron James moves into 10th on NBA scoring list

James finished the game with a double-double with 30 points and 12 assists while adding seven rebounds. After notching one double-double over Cleveland's first four games, the Cavs center broke out for 15 points, 14 rebounds-four of which came on the offensive glass-and three blocks.

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Youngest coach in Bundesliga gives Bayern Munich a lesson

In Munich, Bayern was denied a sixth straight win by third-placed Hoffenheim, which preserves its unbeaten record this season. It was scant consolation, however, for a Hamburg side who have yet to win this season and head into the worldwide break propping up the rest of the Bundesliga .

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Broncos running back CJ Anderson out indefinitely with knee issue

Just know I will grind and push to be the best always and be stronger than I was before". Denver has leaned on the run so far this season, and with second-year quarterback Trevor Siemian under center, the Broncos will likely continue running the ball.

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Melbourne Cup taken out by Almandin

Jockey Kerrin McEvoy will reflect on his second Melbourne Cup win at an official event at Crown on Wednesday. "He begged me to give me a ride on him", he said . "I'm so proud of him". "The boys have done a fabulous job with getting this horse back". Almandin , a Group 2 victor in Germany in 2014, won the Harry White Classic at Caulfield Racecourse on September 24 and the Group 3 Bart Cummings Handicap at Flemington Racecourse on October 2.

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Frankie Dettori takes Breeders' Filly & Turf

He had Seventh Heaven and Ryan Moore in his sights and was keen to go where home favourite Lady Eli went, tracking her on the run to the straight before asking for maximum effort. The final time was 1:22.37 for the seven furlongs. Queen's Trust denied favorite Lady Eli a fairytale finish. The victory marks the third Grade 1 win for Obviously and first since his back-to-back scores in the Shoemaker Mile Stakes in 2013 and 2014 at Hollywood Park and Santa Anita Park.


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