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Northern Ireland Open: Watch Judd Trump’s stunning 147 maximum break in full – Snooker video from yesterday on Eurosport…

NORTHERN IRELAND OPEN: WATCH JUDD TRUMP’S STUNNING 147 MAXIMUM BREAK IN FULL JUDD TRUMP PRODUCED A BRILLIANT 147 BREAK AT THE NORTHERN IRELAND OPEN. TRUMP’S MAXIMUM PUT HIM 3-0 UP OVER GAO YANG IN THE BEST-OF-SEVEN MATCH. IT WAS ONE OF TRUMP’S FINEST BREAKS OF HIS CAREER AND HAD THE COMMENTATORS IN RAPTURES. — Read on www.eurosport.com/snooker/northern-ireland-open/2020-2021/northern-ireland-open-watch-judd-trump-s-stunning-147-maximum-break-in-full_vid1382953/video.shtml
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Fulham open transfer talks to sign ex-Barcelona and current Sassuolo centre-back Marlon after 4-3 Leeds defeat

FULHAM are in talks over Sassuolo centre-back Marlon Santos after leaking seven goals in their first two games back in the Premier League. A top … Fulham open transfer talks to sign ex-Barcelona and current Sassuolo centre-back Marlon after 4-3 Leeds defeat
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Ex All Black names the best Wales rugby players in the current team and the one he wishes he’d played with -#WelshSportsNews

Cardiff Blues legend Xavier Rush has revealed the current Welsh player he’d have loved to play alongside most, as well as the best player he played with during his time in Wales. The former All Black No. 8 was speaking on WalesOnline’s Welsh Rugby Podcast when he was asked about the current Wales stars that have caught his eye. “There’s a few,” explained Rush. “If I look at some of the players there currently, Gareth Davies has had a wonderful 24 months. “If any team had Alun Wyn Jones in their tight five, it’s a big plus for them. “It
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The morning headlines as powerbrokers deliver verdict on World Cup-style tournament and Welsh rugby favourite makes kind gesture – Wales Online

The morning headlines as powerbrokers deliver verdict on World Cup-style tournament and Welsh rugby favourite makes kind gesture – Wales Online — Read on www.walesonline.co.uk/sport/rugby/rugby-news/morning-headlines-powerbrokers-deliver-verdict-18321330.amp
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How Cristiano Ronaldo has dated the world’s hottest women – from Kim Kardashian to Irina Shayk before meeting Georgina

BEFORE Cristiano Ronaldo settled down with Georgina Rodriguez, he had a reputation as a ladies’ man. The 35-year-old Juventus star was linked to a … How Cristiano Ronaldo has dated the world’s hottest women – from Kim Kardashian to Irina Shayk before meeting Georgina
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Tottenham do NOT plan to sell Harry Kane this summer, amid talk of £200million Manchester United transfer

Tottenham have absolutely no plans to sell talisman striker Harry Kane this summer. Reports surfaced over the weekend that Spurs would be willing to … Tottenham do NOT plan to sell Harry Kane this summer, amid talk of £200million Manchester United transfer
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Cristiano Ronaldo says Lionel Messi makes him better, Wenger wanted him at Arsenal and Pep Guardiola thinks he’s the best around

Pep Guardiola once said about Lionel Messi’s supreme ability: “Don’t write about him, don’t try to describe him, just watch him.” There are simply … Cristiano Ronaldo says Lionel Messi makes him better, Wenger wanted him at Arsenal and Pep Guardiola thinks he’s the best around
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F1 2020 season now expected to start at end of May, due to Coronavirus, say Formula 1 and FIA

Following the cancellation of the season-opening Australian Grand Prix and the postponement of the races in China, Bahrain and Vietnam, Formula 1 and governing body the FIA have said they now ‘expect’ the 2020 season to begin at the end of May – though this will be regularly reviewed. The outbreak of COVID-19 forced the Chinese round of the calender to be postponed last month. Then on Thursday, the opening race of the season in Melbourne was also called off, after a McLaren team member tested positive for the virus. Today, the Bahrain Grand Prix, which was due to take
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Welsh Sports News – Ireland international claims England are ‘the most unlikeable team in recent memory’ after Six Nations conduct – Wales Online

Former Ireland rugby star Alan Quinlan has slammed the England rugby team’s behaviour during the Six Nations. Quinlan criticised coach Eddie Jones and the likes of captain Owen Farrell and prop Joe Marler in a stinging newspaper attack. He was speaking after three England players, Marler, Manu Tuilagi and Courtney Lawes, all faced citing hearings on Thursday after the 33-30 victory over Wales. Skipper Farrell’s conduct has also come under the microscope after he sparked the mass scuffle that resulted in Marler grabbing Alun Wyn Jones’ genitals by pushing George North in the chest. — Read on www.walesonline.co.uk/sport/rugby/ireland-international-claims-england-the-17925943.amp
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Jordan Henderson back for tonight’s Champions League Second Leg match against Atletico Madrid…

Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson is fit to return for their Champions League last 16 second leg with Atletico Madrid at Anfield. The midfielder has not played since suffering a hamstring injury in the first leg – which Atletico won 1-0. Goalkeeper Alisson is out with a hip injury for the defending champions. “Not a lot of the Atletico players have played at Anfield before and that is what we want to use,” explained Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp. “Our crowd will be our advantage and we have to use it with the performance on the pitch.  “It has to be exceptional because they
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Sport News / Rugby News – France blow best Grand Slam chance in a decade…

There will be no Grand Slam. France’s best chance in a decade to pull that off was ruined at Murrayfield by a stellar Scottish performance, featuring a brace from Sean Maitland and a back-breaking red card for the France tighthead prop Mohamed Haouas for a punch at the end of the first half, from which the visitors never recovered.  The outcome also capped off a good weekend for England, who have now gone top of the Six Nationstable on points difference ahead of France with one round to go. As Haouas departed here, rightly sent off for a punch to the head of
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Steven Gerrard jokes he’s ‘on the next penalty’ as Rangers’ spot-kick woes continue in Europa League win

Steven Gerrard jokes he’s ‘on the next penalty’ as Rangers’ spot-kick woes continue in Europa League win Steven Gerrard joked he would take Rangers’ next penalty after watching his side fail to convert from the spot during their Europa League match on Wednesday. It didn’t affect the result of their round-of-32 tie, though, as Ryan Kent’s second-half strike saw Gers win 1-0 at Portuguese side Braga and go through 4-2 on aggregate. Kent’s left-footed strike puts Rangers into the round-of-16 The penalty, taken by Ianis Hagi, was saved by Braga keeper Matheus but was the only negative part of the
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Steven Gerrard challenges Ryan Kent Rangers as he locates his unknown Braga hero

Steven Gerrard challenges Ryan Kent Rangers as he locates his unknown Braga hero Overjoyed Steven Gerrard threw a paternal arm around his players and told them that they made him proud. The Rangers boss has amassed praise on his team for their heroes in Braga as they secured an extraordinary 1-0 victory and passage in the last 16 of the Europa League. Ryan Kent’s second half gave the Light Blues a 4-2 aggregate victory when they became the first Scots since Celtic against Blackburn in 2002 won both stages of a knockout round in Europe. The Rangers are tied in
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Alexandre Lacazette: the forward will not push to leave if Arsenal fails to reach the Champions League

Alexandre Lacazette: the forward will not push to leave if Arsenal fails to reach the Champions League   Alexandre Lacazette has scored 33 Premier League goals in 86 appearances for Arsenal since arriving from Lyon in 2017 Alexandre Lacazette will not push to leave Arsenal if they do not qualify for the next Champions League season. When asked if his contract had a safeguard clause for such a scenario, the France striker said he didn’t know. “I have a contract with the club, so I don’t make sense to leave,” he said. “Everyone is happy with me at the club.”
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Chelsea XI vs Bayern Munich: Confirmed team news, predicted lineup and latest injuries | 🇬🇧⚽️🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

Chelsea XI vs Bayern Munich: Confirmed team news, predicted lineup and latest injuries | Chelsea boss Frank Lampardwill be without N’Golo Kante for their Champions League last-16 first leg clash against Bayern Munich this evening. The French midfielder suffered an adductor injury early in the 2-0 defeat against Manchester United and the 28-year-old has been ruled out of action for three weeks. — Read on www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.standard.co.uk/sport/football/chelsea-xi-vs-bayern-munich-confirmed-teams-predicted-lineup-latest-injuries-a4371301.html?amp
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Coronavirus: Several football games in Italy called off after second death 🇮🇹⚽️📰

Coronavirus: Several football games in Italy called off after second death – A number of football matches in Italy have been postponed over fears of the spread of coronavirus. A woman from the northern region of Lombardy is the second person in Italy to die from the virus in the past 24 hours. Cremonese’s Serie B match against Ascoli and Piacenza v Sambenedettese in Serie C are among those postponed. Serie D matches and a number of amateur and youth games in the Lombardy and Veneto regions are also called off. The Cremonese squad had already travelled to Ascoli’s Cino e
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