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Ohio State in, Washington out

Clemson , Michigan and Washington - the Nos. The Ohio State Buckeyes joined the crew, jumping up to the No. 2 spot after their impressive win over the Maryland Terrapins this past weekend. 11. No. 8 Texas A&MNo. Here's a look at the CFP rankings. Last week , Alabama topped the poll with Clemson , Michigan and Washington rounding out the top four.

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New Zealand's stranded quake cows rescued

The magnitude 7.8 quake left two people dead, triggered a small tsunami, and brought down rocks and mud that swept across highways. Gale-force winds and rain have hampered recovery in the South Island and in clearing quake damage in the capital, Wellington .

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Rabada fires South Africa to Test victory in Australia

The second of the three-Test series will be South Africa's first long-form match in Hobart , where the visitors start as favourites. "There are possibilities that we could go in with six genuine batsmen". Voges tweaked his hamstring in the field during the first Test at the WACA, where Australia suffered a 177-run loss to South Africa . Paceman Peter Siddle has also been scratched with a lower back injury, paving the way for a Test debut for Joe Mennie, whose selection over ...

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Indians' Francona wins AL Manager of Year; NL honor up next

After extending his club option through 2020, Francona and staff will continue their undying pursuit for bring a World Series title to Cleveland for the first time since 1948. They overtook the defending champion Royals and high-spending Tigers despite losing starters Danny Salazar and Carlos Carrasco , All-Star outfielder Michael Brantley and catcher Yan Gomes to injuries and outfielders Marlon Byrd and Abraham Almonte to drug suspensions.

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Big Ten continues to jockey for 2 spots in College Football Playoff

Despite the defeats, the trio didn't wind up completely out in the cold. "In Michigan's case, although they lost to an unranked team, they do have three wins against current CFP top 10 teams". If you're part of the "just let it all play out" crowd as it pertains to Ohio State and the College Football Playoff , you can stop reading. This is why they play the game of college football .

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Novak Djokovic beats Dominic Thiem in London

The remarkable consistency of the Murray and Djokovic makes Wawrinka believe is it nearly impossible for him to ever become number one. Only Djokovic and Andy Murray have won more matches in the course of the season than the youngest player in the London field, but competing in more tournaments (27) than any other player has appeared to take its toll of late.

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Lahiri makes good start in Mexico on PGA Tour

Still, the former Shawnee Heights High and University of Kansas standout found plenty of satisfaction. "No, I definitely wasn't expecting to shoot 63 today, but happy I did". He played the front nine in 7-under 29, making an eagle on the par-5 fifth. Perez had surgery on his shoulder in February. "I have come back with a new aggressive attitude, among other things", Perez said.

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MTA Says A Single Swipe Will Likely Jump To $3 In 2017

Plan A would maintain the $2.75 base fare for subways and local buses, decreasing the current 11 percent bonus with a $5.50 roundtrip purchase to a 5 percent bonus. "The MTA continues to keep its promise to make sure that fare and toll increases, while necessary to keep our system running, remain as low and possible and that they are done in as equitable a way as possible", Prendergast said.

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Wake Forest probing possible breach of plan for Louisville game

Louisville won Saturday night's game 44-12. "We are concerned that there was some type of security breach, " coach Dave Clawson told reporters on Tuesday. "As I've stated already this season, my coaching philosophy has always been to play the game with sportsmanship". If Louisville did in fact uncover Wake Forest's game plan, it either did a good job of hiding it or it didn't work to the Cardinals' advantage.

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Could the ACC have two teams in the College Football Playoff?

USC's upset over previously No. 4 Washington resulted in an upward jump of seven positions for the Trojans, to No. 13. Alabama coach Nick Saban and Crimson Tide players ArDarius Stewart, Da'Ron Payne and Shaun Dion Hamilton react to the other three CFP Top 4 teams Clemson , Michigan and Washington losing last week .

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Spurs to retire Tim Duncan's No. 21 jersey

A special postgame ceremony honoring Duncan will take place on the AT&T Center floor and will be broadcast live on FOX Sports Southwest and the FOX Sports Go app. While leading the Spurs to five NBA Championships during his almost two-decade long career, Duncan never suited up for another franchise and reached the postseason in each of his 19 campaigns.

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Denver's safeties had a monster game against Saints

Simmons had never in his life blocked a kick, but special teams coordinator Joe DeCamillis liked his 40-inch vertical at the NFL Combine and taught him how to leap long snappers. Backup safeties Justin Simmons and Will Parks had other thoughts. However, if you look closely, it appears Parks went out of bounds on the return. The NFL's head of officiating, Dean Blandino, said there just wasn't conclusive evidence showing whether Parks stepped out of bounds.

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After insane weekend in college football, playoff rankings remain relatively stable

Excluding those two games (NC State and Boston College) again, the Cardinals have been outscored 57-30 in the first half during that same stretch. Will it be enough to keep the Big Ten from sending two teams to the playoffs? While every other team has a chance to improve its resume significantly between now and the release of the final standings December 4, the Cardinals nearly certainly won't.

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Warriors' Kerr: No Klay Thompson trade

It all started on Monday morning, with Boston Celtics analyst Brian Scalabrine floating a rumor that Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson was looking to be traded and that the Celtics were a likely landing spot. After all, how else do you explain some of the biggest names in the game being associated with trade rumors this early in the year? However, there are also many reasons why this trade wouldn't work and one of those reasons is Noel isn't a ideal fit in Golden State.

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Israeli official calls for policies to be 'reset' after Trump election

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the bill will improved the quality of life for all Australians. The settlements are illegal under global law, and Israeli daily Haaretz reported that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Attorney General Avichai Mendelblit are opposed to the legislation.

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Jonjo Shelvey to fight FA charge for alleged racism

Newcastle United midfielder Jonjo Shelvey will be available for Sunday's clash with Leeds United after pleading not guilty to a Football Association misconduct charge. The Englishman was alleged to have used racially aggravated language towards Wolves' Romain Saiss. Newcastle have refused to pass further comment until the hearing has been finalised.

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Andy Murray eases past Marin Cilic at ATP World Tour Finals

He started the way he always starts against me. Taking the court as the No. 1-ranked player for the first time , Andy Murray got the job done. With six-times champion Roger Federer absent, Swiss fans dotted around London's O2 Arena were rooting for Stan Wawrinka at the ATP World Tour Finals on Monday but left feeling short-changed after their man was thrashed by Kei Nishikori.

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New world number one Murray storms past Cilic at ATP Tour Finals

He started the way he always starts against me. So I was very confident. In general, I think he played well and put a lot of pressure from the beginning. It wasn't a particularly great start from Murray, who had a much tougher time on serve than his opponent. The battle-hardened Scot broke in the fifth game of the second set with a belting forehand and again two games later as Cilic ran out of ideas.

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Lallana and Sturridge score in England win over Scotland

A trio of thundering headers gave England a victory over their oldest foes as Scotland put up a fight before being swept aside 3-0 in Friday's World Cup qualifier at Wembley. Hopefully they've enjoyed it too. "We were pretty ruthless in front of goal ", he said . The visitors squandered several opportunities while England were clinical but Southgate has rejected the notion that scoring three unanswered goals flattered his side.

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Djokovic beats Thiem after scare

World number two Novak Djokovic kicks off his ATP World Tour Finals campaign in London with victory over Dominic Thiem in three sets. In the following sets, it got to be too much for the Austrian, who was making his debut at the tournament for the top eight players in the world.

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Trump Launches Early-Morning Tweetstorm at NY Times for Transition Story

Previously reports have cited Trump having conversations with the likes of Russian President Vladimir Putin, UK and Canadian PMs Theresa May and Justin Trudeau since last week's election. Separately, in a Wednesday morning tweet, Trump denied reports he had requested security clearances for some of his family members in order to recruit them as advisers.

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Marsh steps down as Australia chairman of selectors

The leadership of Australian cricket is under vast scrutiny with coach Darren Lehmann, team performance boss Pat Howard and head selector Rod Marsh all under the microscope. He went on: "You're always trying to change as coach and get better". After Australia's 177-run thrashing in Perth, the panel was further embarrassed when Waugh publicly assured struggling all-rounder Mitchell Marsh of his spot in the second Test in Hobart but later appeared to row back on the guarantee.

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Nishikori navigates his way past Wawrinka in London

Murray was ruthless and unforgiving in his brilliant 6-3, 6-2 win over former US Open champion Cilic, with it making the start he would have wanted in the hard John McEnroe Group. He served out the ninth game at love, closing the set when a Cilic backhand crosscourt sailed wide. The Croatian, who is working with Murray's former assistant coach Jonas Bjorkman, also won his most recent meeting with the Scot in Cincinnati in August.

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Kohli says not bothered by past England flops

He has had precious little success either, taking just two wickets for 290 runs and having found himself a frustrated and peripheral figure on his last trip when injury curtailed his involvement in England's memorable 2-1 series triumph. It is, though, still a huge call by England to pitch the youngster into such a massive series, away from home and against the world's No1 team. In the ICC Player Rankings for Test Batsmen, England's Joe Root and India's Ajinkya Rahane will start the ...

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Gareth Bale urges Wales to keep fighting after draw with Serbia

Only group winners reach Russian Federation automatically. But it's not all doom and gloom. It would have been a great point if we'd beaten Georgia, and we should have taken care of business there. He added: "Every game gets bigger and bigger when you don't win". The key is getting Bale and Aaron Ramsey on the ball as much as possible, but it certainly hands Wales another tactical option ahead of that key Dublin date.

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Andy Murray beats Cilic at the World Tour Finals

Despite misfiring from both the baselines at the start, Murray took control over the proceedings soon by converting four of his five break points in the first set. "I think maybe some of the errors at the beginning were more getting used to playing in new surroundings again", Murray concluded. Murray's insatiable appetite will not be satisfied until the year-end No.

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England interim manager Southgate says he has proved worth

England began to rebuild under Sam Allardyce but he was ditched after only one game over unguarded comments to undercover reporters. "We tried to match that intensity but throughout that first 45 minutes, England were much more intense than ourselves".

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Michigan, Clemson still in CFP top four despite losses

Alabama (10-0) remains No. 1 followed by Ohio State (9-1), MI (9-1) and Clemson (9-1). Louisville 6. Washington 7. Anyone who tuned in expecting MI and Clemson to plummet following their respective upset losses to Iowa and Pitt must have been disappointed.

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Panther of the Game: Nate Peterman

Nathan Peterman led the way for Pitt with a career-high 308 yards and five touchdowns. He also caught five passes for 74 yards and a touchdown. It appeared MI would salt away the win, but the Wolverines' Grant Perry was called for a face mask during a Desmond King punt return, giving Iowa the ball at Michigan's 36-yard line prior to the decisive field goal.

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Andy Murray vows to ignore distractions at ATP Tour Finals

Djokovic would manage to save another three set points before Thiem finally took his sixth chance, closing out the first set in 67 minutes - but only after Djokovic had failed to take one of his own. "I just feel a lot more stable throughout the year". "First of all, I was talking about having certain ups and downs that everybody has". What is more, Djokovic , victor of the last four ATP World Tour Finals , has been placed in the easier of the two groups.

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South Africa vs Australia 2016: Peter Siddle ruled out of 2nd Test

With the Australian think tank desperate to make amends to turn around their fortunes, out of form all-rounder Mitchell Marsh is likely to be dropped from the team . Morkel missed the second Test with a back injury that has sidelined him for two months and faces a fitness test before being named for Hobart . Smith played his last Test in 2014 and Sutherland said he's out of touch.

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Ranveer Singh to play Kapil Dev in his next!

After three films with Salman Khan ( Ek Tha Tiger , Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Tubelight), looks like director Kabir Khan has found his new hero! Filmmaker Kabir Khan confirms that Shah Rukh Khan making a cameo in Tubelight is merely a rumour.

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US in World Cup trouble after losing 4-0 to Costa Rica

Just as the Americans thought they would get to intermission on level terms, sloppy and lazy play led to the first goal. However, the United States had become accustomed to beating its fiercest rival every time it ventured to Columbus, Ohio, for World Cup qualifying , and how it responds to Friday's 2-1 setback is vital.

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Second half brilliance lifts Brazil over plucky Peru

The five-time World Cup winners are now four points clear in the South American group, while defeat leaves Peru eighth and unlikely to reach Russian Federation 2018. The result was a trifle harsh on Peru , who hit the post early on and were not overawed, particularly in an even first half. The team led by Tite registered their sixth consecutive victory, and matched the record of wins in the qualifiers of João Saldanha's Brazil side in 1969.

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Legia Warszawa take on Real Madrid behind closed doors

Real travel to Sporting November 22, where a point will see them through to the knockout stage. The supporters waited in the rain for a couple of hours ahead of Real's arrival at their accommodation, where Zinedine Zidane and Toni Kroos' signatures were also in great demand.


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