• 'Carlo Ancelotti would be great for Arsenal' insists Ashley Cole
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    'Carlo Ancelotti would be great for Arsenal' insists Ashley Cole

    The former Arsenal and Chelsea man spoke to Yahoo Sport to discuss how his old clubs are faring in 2019 and what the future could hold for them.

  • Murray's pre-season training interrupted by groin injury
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    Murray's pre-season training interrupted by groin injury

    Britain's Andy Murray has cancelled his training block in Miami because of a groin injury that has left him unable to practise on the court, according to a report on Thursday. The former world number one suffered a bruise to his pelvic bone during Britain's Davis Cup campaign in Madrid last

  • Hamilton talks informal, says Ferrari chief
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    Hamilton talks informal, says Ferrari chief

    Ferrari chief executive officer Louis Camilleri said Thursday that it was premature to talk about a possible move of six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton to the Italian team. Camilleri confirmed that Mercedes driver Hamilton has had "conversations" with Ferrari chairman John Elkann, but

  • 'Clasico will be played', says Barcelona president Bartomeu
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    'Clasico will be played', says Barcelona president Bartomeu

    Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu said on Thursday the Clasico against Real Madrid next week will not be postponed again, amid renewed fears of unrest around the fixture. Protestors from the Catalan separatist movement, Democratic Tsunami, have called for a "massive" protest outside

  • The Five Pointer: Young Lions star in Europe, Ronaldo rages at fan, Ravens look to crush Jets
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    The Five Pointer: Young Lions star in Europe, Ronaldo rages at fan, Ravens look to crush Jets

    Yahoo Sport’s video round-up of the day’s big stories.

  • Euphoria in Bergamo as Atalanta pull off Champions League 'miracle'
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    Euphoria in Bergamo as Atalanta pull off Champions League 'miracle'

    Atalanta returned home to a heroes' welcome with 2,000 fans braving bitter cold in the Alps in northern Italy after the Bergamo team reached the Champions League last 16 in their debut campaign despite losing their first three matches. Coach Gian Piero Gasperini hailed a "victory for Italian

  • Cousin showdown: Ryan, McGlinchey meet for 1st time in NFL
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    Cousin showdown: Ryan, McGlinchey meet for 1st time in NFL

    Never mind that Mike McGlinchey is a 6-foot-8, 310-pound offensive lineman for the San Francisco 49ers. The first cousins will be on opposite sides Sunday when the the NFC-leading 49ers (11-2) host Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons (4-9). McGlinchey, a second-year player who starts at right tackle, grew

  • Video: Kamaru Usman on his rocky history with Colby Covington
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    Video: Kamaru Usman on his rocky history with Colby Covington

    (Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)Kamaru Usman talks about Colby Covington and their turbulent history before they meet in Saturday's UFC 245 main event in Las Vegas.* * *TRENDING > Nate Diaz unleashes behind-the-scenes footage with Nick Diaz Army from UFC 244 fight week* * *The UFC 245 fight

  • Labuschagne ton stalls Kiwis in day-night Test
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    Labuschagne ton stalls Kiwis in day-night Test

    Emerging Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne on Thursday posted his third successive Test century to frustrate a resilient New Zealand attack on the opening day of the first Test in Perth. After Australia won a potentially pivotal toss in scorching heat and elected to bat in the first ever day-night

  • Tahiti to host surfing events at 2024 Paris Olympics
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    Tahiti to host surfing events at 2024 Paris Olympics

    The Polynesian island of Tahiti has been chosen to host the surfing events at the 2024 Paris Olympics after being selected over beaches in southwest France and Brittany, organisers said on Thursday. Tahiti lies 15,700 kilometres (9,750 miles) from Paris but was chosen because it offers near-guaranteed

  • Former Red Roses boss Street believes future is bright for women's rugby
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    Former Red Roses boss Street believes future is bright for women's rugby

    From steering England to their first world rugby title in 20 years to leading Harlequins to the top of the Tyrrells Premier 15s, no-one is better placed to comment on the skyrocketing success of women’s rugby than Gary Street.

  • Sky loses Champions League rights in Germany to DAZN, Amazon
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    Sky loses Champions League rights in Germany to DAZN, Amazon

    Broadcaster Sky has lost the rights to the Champions League in Germany, a competition it has screened for the last 20 years, to rivals DAZN and Amazon, it was confirmed Thursday. Sky was unable to match their rivals' bids for the three years from the 2021-22 season. "After around 20 years

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    Allen targeting work not play during Scottish Open title defence

    Defending champion Mark Allen had a fun-filled 19.com Scottish Open last season but says he’s knuckling down and trying to take this year’s event more seriously.

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    Trump says politics and snooker should remain separate after Scottish Open win

    It’s general election week in the UK but world champion Judd Trump says he doesn’t want to see Boris Johnson or Jeremy Corbyn anywhere near a snooker table if they seize the keys to Number 10.

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    Maguire looking forward to break after shock Scottish Open defeat

    Stephen Maguire says he can’t wait to put his cue down after suffering second round defeat at the 19.com Scottish Open in Glasgow.

  • American billionaire 'to make another move to buy Premier League club Chelsea'
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    American billionaire 'to make another move to buy Premier League club Chelsea'

    Todd Boehly, a part-owner of MLB’s LA Dodgers, saw an initial move for the west London club rebuffed as owner Roman Abramovich refused to consider selling.

  • Teen phenom Haaland in talks with Dortmund - reports
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    Teen phenom Haaland in talks with Dortmund - reports

    Norwegian teenage striker Erling Haaland could be joining Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund from Austrian champions Salzburg in the January winter break, according to reports in Germany on Thursday. Several German media outlets reported the prolific 19-year-old forward landed at Dortmund's airport

  • New Zealand fumble Smith chance to give Australia edge
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    New Zealand fumble Smith chance to give Australia edge

    New Zealand squandered the chance to remove star Australian batsman Steve Smith cheaply just before tea on the opening day of the day-night first Test at Optus Stadium in Perth on Thursday. After Australia won a potentially pivotal toss in scorching heat and elected to bat, the home team was 160 for

  • Germaphobe Ronnie O'Sullivan avoids pre-match handshake
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    Germaphobe Ronnie O'Sullivan avoids pre-match handshake

    Five-time world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan cruised through to the next round of the Scottish Open, but it was it was his handshake before the match that caught attention.

  • Coman's knee injury not as bad as feared say Bayern
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    Coman's knee injury not as bad as feared say Bayern

    Bayern Munich winger Kingsley Coman tore the joint capsule in his left knee, an injury not as bad as feared, in the Champions League win over Tottenham, his club confirmed Thursday. Coman scored the opening goal in Wednesday's 3-1 victory over Spurs at the Allianz Arena but had to be helped off

  • Morris leads Knicks past Warriors in OT to snap 10-game skid
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    Morris leads Knicks past Warriors in OT to snap 10-game skid

    Warriors coach Steve Kerr liked the comeback attempt he saw Wednesday night from his young Golden State team. Marcus Morris scored a season-high 36 points and the New York Knicks held off Golden State 124-122 in overtime to snap a 10-game losing streak. The Warriors still lost for the sixth time in

  • Former England attack coach Wisemantel joins Wallabies
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    Former England attack coach Wisemantel joins Wallabies

    Former England attack coach Scott Wisemantel on Thursday joined the Wallabies staff as new coach Dave Rennie builds his a fresh backroom team. Wisemantel, an Australian, has worked under Eddie Jones in England for the past 18 months and is credited with helping them reach the World Cup final this year

  • Analysis: Dwight Howard thriving in his smallest role yet
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    Analysis: Dwight Howard thriving in his smallest role yet

    There were still a few boos when Dwight Howard checked into the game in Orlando for the first time, a few reminders of how every Magic fan still hasn’t forgotten or forgiven him for the way his stint with his first team ended. There’s a maturity to Howard now that frankly hasn’t always been there throughout

  • Magnificent seven: Els' Internationals 'feed off' rookie energy
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    Magnificent seven: Els' Internationals 'feed off' rookie energy

    International captain Ernie Els hailed his seven rookies after taking a 4-1 Presidents Cup lead Thursday and the experienced Louis Oosthuizen said the veterans were feeding off the youngsters' energy. There was concern ahead of the biennial match play event at Royal Melbourne that the newcomers

  • Why Kawhi Leonard’s return to Toronto was so perfectly Kawhi
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    Why Kawhi Leonard’s return to Toronto was so perfectly Kawhi

    It was all appreciation for the Finals MVP of a championship team collecting his ring while visiting from another team.