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President Bush throws World Series first pitch with father

President Bush throws World Series first pitch with father

Texas natives both of them, the younger Bush was a part owner of the Texas Rangers from 1989-1998. George H.W. Bush has often been seen sitting behind home plate at Astros games in the past. He's been chased by controversy in recent days as allegations of sexual harassment from multiple women have been levied at the 41st President. Afterward, the 43rd president handed his father the microphone so he could announce "Play ball!" After the first pitch, George H.W. Consulte Mais Informação

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Chelsea's Antonio Conte Hails England Under-17 Side After World Cup Win

Chelsea's Antonio Conte Hails England Under-17 Side After World Cup Win

It means football in England is growing and improving a lot. I am sure that, in the future, the England national team, the first team, will be very hard to beat. Given the involvement of several Chelsea Academy players in all of these teams, Conte was asked to comment as well. "I want to give these possibilities - but you have to deserve these possibilities". Consulte Mais Informação

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Want to qualify for Champions League quarter-final: Guardiola

Want to qualify for Champions League quarter-final: Guardiola

City already boast a five-point lead at the top of the table from rivals Manchester United after their 3-2 win over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday and are yet to taste defeat this season. "That helps a lot with confidence but it is a risk to think we can do less and think we can do the same". They are five points clear at the top and have won 13 games in a row in all competitions and are unbeaten in their last 21 outings - two new club records. Consulte Mais Informação

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What works for Virat may not be everyone's cup of tea

What works for Virat may not be everyone's cup of tea

But it was definitely an unfortunate episode, especially to someone like Anil who has been an absolute legend of the game, someone who has done more to win Test matches for India than anybody I know. "Don't be critical of just Virat and Dhoni". Notably, the much-publicised strain in the relationship between captain Kohli and coach Kumble rocked Indian cricket right after the "Men in Blue" lost the Champions Trophy final to Pakistan in June. Consulte Mais Informação

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Kapler set to be Phillies' new manager

Former major league outfielder Gabe Kapler will be hired to manage the Philadelphia Phillies , according to multiple reports . Kapler often espoused sabermetric concepts as a member of Fox Sports 1. Kapler , 42, is a bold choice, but not an unexpected one from a progressive front office. He was also the coach for Team Israel in the 2012 World Baseball Classic. Consulte Mais Informação

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Slick Citizens March On After 3-2 Win Over West Brom

Slick Citizens March On After 3-2 Win Over West Brom

The game would end in victory for City, who stay five points clear at the top after a game which saw them rack up 844 completed passes, the most in a Premier League game since stats boffins started recording this data in 2003/04. It is clear to see that Guardiola's side are the team to beat this year, steamrolling almost all that has been put in front of them, with only a 1-1 draw at home to Everton the solitary blotch on an otherwise ideal record - both domestically and in Europe. Consulte Mais Informação

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger sends warning to Man City

However, the Mirror adds that City, who were expected to come back with an offer for the star in the new year, have now stated that they will not be doing so and will wait until the end of the season and try to sign him for free instead. "When you are a football player, you have a social contract with the rest of the team and I never question that". I know when you say that to the strikers they still worry but on a longer period he has always scored goals. Consulte Mais Informação

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Blake Wheeler, Jets Have Record-Setting Start in Win Over Penguins

Jets's captain Blake Wheeler scores one of his three first period goals against Penguins goalie Matthew Murray, who was pulled after allowing four goals on nine shots. The Penguins tried to regroup in the second period and outshot the Jets , 15-4, thanks partly to a string of minor penalties on Winnipeg . Andrew Copp fired his first goal of the season just 1:20 into the contest , while Joel Armia scored his second on a long shot that slipped through the pads of goalie Matt Murray ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Chris Gayle wins defamation case against Fairfax Media

Chris Gayle wins defamation case against Fairfax Media

Both Gayle and his team-mate Dwayne Smith gave evidence denying that the episode took place. "At the end of the day I'm very, very happy", Gayle told reporters outside the court. "I'm not guilty", he said. " I'm a good man ". The publication of the stories followed an uproar after Gayle attempted to flirt with an Australian presenter on live TV, asking her out for a drink and telling her: "Don't blush, baby". Consulte Mais Informação

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Hazard: I'm over my injury troubles

The Belgian was forced to miss the start of the campaign following summer surgery on his ankle, but has returned to the side and scored three in three games - including Chelsea's victor against Bournemouth on Saturday. Courtois kept a clean sheet after having previously let in 10 goals in 10 games in the Premier League before that. "A big week is coming, so it was important also for the confidence to stay high, after the game against Watford, to win at Bournemouth". Consulte Mais Informação

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Colby Covington demands Tyron Woodley after battering Maia

Colby Covington demands Tyron Woodley after battering Maia

They're saying, "Oh, you're a (expletive)". All these different super-nasty remarks. "They can say these things, but I say, "Oh, the place is a dump" and 'they're filthy animals " just as a game? Look at what they're saying to me. He added that "having said that, we are taking the situation with Covington very seriously". We've got to go back and look at it. "And I think in our opinion it's just something that is uncalled for and inappropriate". Consulte Mais Informação

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'Butanding' lands in list of species needing worldwide protection

'Butanding' lands in list of species needing worldwide protection

The announcement was made during the 12th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties 12 (COP12) to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS ) in Manila , the Philippines. Chambers said these birds provided a vital service by cleaning out carcasses, which prevents the spread of diseases like anthrax and rabies. Tourists will also no longer be allowed to touch or get too close to whale sharks. Consulte Mais Informação

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