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Clinical Djokovic tames Isner, Zverev edges Cilic

LONDON (Reuters) – The last time Novak Djokovic played at the O2 Arena he suffered a chastening defeat at the hands of home hero Andy Murray which confirmed the end of his dominance at the top of the men’s game. Tennis – ATP Finals – The O2, London, Britain – ...

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Tennis: Zverev inflicts more ATP Finals pain on Cilic

LONDON (Reuters) – Marin Cilic’s miserable record at the ATP Finals continued as he was beaten 7-6(5) 7-6(1) by Germany’s Alexander Zverev on Monday — his ninth defeat in 10 round-robin matches at the O2 Arena. Tennis – ATP Finals – The O2, London, Britain – November 12, 2018 Germany’s ...

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NHL roundup: 5-goal period lifts Panthers over Senators

Aleksander Barkov scored twice as the Florida Panthers won their fourth straight game, scoring five goals in the second period to defeating the visiting Ottawa Senators 5-1 on Sunday afternoon. Nov 11, 2018; Sunrise, FL, USA; Florida Panthers center Aleksander Barkov (16) scores a goal past Ottawa Senators goaltender Mike ...

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NBA Roundup: Harden hot as Houston cooks up home win

Rockets 115, Pacers 103 Nov 11, 2018; Houston, TX, USA;Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) passes against Indiana Pacers center Myles Turner (33) in the first quarter at Toyota Center. Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports James Harden scored a game-high 40 points and Houston won on its home floor for ...

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IAAF reverts to qualifying standards for Doha championships

The logo of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is seen in Monaco, March 11, 2016. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard (Reuters) – The IAAF will continue to use qualifying standards, not a new world rankings system, for the 2019 Doha world championships, athletics’ global governing body said on Sunday. Feedback from ...

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LeBron, Lakers impacted by smoke in Kings arena

The Los Angeles Lakers managed to get to .500 for the first time this season with a 101-86 win in Sacramento on Saturday night, but they had to contend with more than just the Kings. Nov 10, 2018; Sacramento, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) exits the ...

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NHL roundup: Pastrnak’s hat trick carries Bruins over Leafs

David Pastrnak scored his third career hat trick, Patrice Bergeron had one goal and two assists, and the Boston Bruins defeated the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs 5-1 Saturday night. Nov 10, 2018; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Bruins forward David Pastrnak (88) scores his second goal of the game against the ...

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NFL notebook: Steelers’ Bell unlikely to report by deadline

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell is unlikely to report to the team before Tuesday’s 4 p.m. ET deadline, meaning he will likely miss the entire 2018 season, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Saturday. FILE PHOTO: Nov 26, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell (26) rushes the ...

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Kuchar surges to four-stroke lead in Mexico

FILE PHOTO: Golf – The 147th Open Championship – Carnoustie, Britain – July 21, 2018 Matt Kuchar of the U.S. in action during the third round REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff (Reuters) – Matt Kuchar, seeking his first win in four years, grabbed a four-stroke third-round lead with another dominating performance at the ...

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