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 2020-01-28 19:45 

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Bayern bosses urge Loew to recall Mueller for Euro 2020...

Bayern Munich bosses are urging Germany head coach Joachim Loew to recall Thomas Mueller to the national team and take the in-form forward to the Euro 2020 finals....

 2020-01-28 19:42 

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Libertadores hero Barbosa signs permanent deal with Flamengo...

Flamengo's Copa Libertadores hero Gabriel Barbosa has signed a permanent deal to keep him in Rio de Janeiro until 2024, the Brazilian club said on Tuesday....

 2020-01-28 19:38 

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UK approves restricted 5G role for China's Huawei...

Britain on Tuesday greenlighted a limited role for Chinese telecoms giant Huawei in the country's 5G network, insisting that "high risk vendors" would be excluded from "sensitive" core infrastructure....

 2020-01-28 19:38 

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Global sell-off eases as markets track spreading virus...

Financial markets rebounded outside Asia Tuesday following a global sell-off fuelled by a new deadly virus outbreak in China that could impact the global economy.- Key figures around 1430 GMT -...

 2020-01-28 19:33 

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Conor Murray picked by Farrell for Ireland Six Nations opener...

Ireland scrum-half Conor Murray was Tuesday selected ahead of John Cooney for the Six Nations opener against Scotland, while Caelan Doris will make his international debut....

 2020-01-28 19:13 

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Global sell-off eases as markets track spreading virus...

Financial markets steadied Tuesday following a global sell-off fuelled by a new deadly virus outbreak in China that risks impacting the global economy.- Key figures around 1300 GMT -...

 2020-01-28 19:13 

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UK approves restricted 5G role for China's Huawei...

Britain on Tuesday greenlighted a limited role for Chinese telecoms giant Huawei in the country's 5G network, insisting that "high risk vendors" would be excluded from "sensitive" core infrastructure....

 2020-01-28 19:12 

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Inter Milan sign Eriksen from Tottenham...

Inter Milan completed the signing of Danish international midfielder Christian Eriksen from Tottenham Hotspur on Tuesday....

 2020-01-28 18:52 

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Spurs sign Giovani Lo Celso on permanent deal...

Tottenham have exercised their option to convert the loan signing of Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis into a permanent deal, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday....

 2020-01-28 18:45 

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Xi says China fighting 'demon' virus as contagion spreads abroad...

President Xi Jinping said Tuesday China was in a struggle against a "demon" epidemic, as the death toll from the new SARS-like virus soared to 106 and the first cases of human-to-human contagion were detected abroad.His comments came after anger s...

 2020-01-28 18:45 

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Global sell-off eases as markets track spreading virus...

Financial markets steadied Tuesday following a global sell-off fuelled by a new deadly virus outbreak in China that risks impacting the global economy.- Key figures around 1300 GMT -...

 2020-01-28 18:17 

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Solid start for Sri Lanka after bowling out Zimbabwe for 406...

Sri Lankan openers Dimuth Karunaratne and Oshada Fernando made a solid start to their first innings batting through the afternoon on the second day of the first Test against Zimbabwe on Tuesday to reach 88 without loss.Resuming on 352 for six, Zimbabwe lo...

 2020-01-28 18:09 

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'Miracle' man Federer saves seven match points to set up Djokovic semi...

Swiss great Roger Federer said "I believe in miracles" after he saved seven match points in a five-set nail-biter against 100th-ranked Tennys Sandgren to go into an Australian Open semi-final with Novak Djokovic on Tuesday."(I thought) just le...

 2020-01-28 17:28 

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Tearful Djokovic pays tribute to 'mentor, friend' Kobe Bryant...

Serbian tennis great Novak Djokovic teared up on Tuesday as he paid tribute to late basketball star Kobe Bryant, describing him as a "mentor" and a "friend" for the past 10 years....

 2020-01-28 17:23 

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Djokovic keeps focus to set up Federer semi-final...

Rampant defending champion Novak Djokovic powered past Milos Raonic to set a blockbuster Australian Open semi-final against Roger Federer Tuesday after the Swiss ace saved an incredible seven match points in one of his greatest escapes.But he seemed to ge...

 2020-01-28 16:53 

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Del Potro undergoes second operation on injured knee...

Former US Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro, out of action since June 2019, underwent surgery on his right knee in Miami on Monday....

 2020-01-28 16:51 

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China virus death toll tops 100 as contagion spreads abroad...

China on Tuesday urged its citizens to postpone foreign travel to curb a viral outbreak that has killed 106 people, as the first cases of human-to-human contagion were detected abroad.Experts believe the virus came from a wild animal market in Wuhan and t...

 2020-01-28 16:36 

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England's Broad fined after 'audible obscenity' in South Africa Test...

England fast bowler Stuart Broad has been fined 15 percent of his match fee for "use of an audible obscenity" during the fourth Test against South Africa....

 2020-01-28 16:24 

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Embuldeniya strikes as Zimbabwe bowled out for 406...

Lasith Embuldeniya picked up three wickets in the morning session as Sri Lanka bowled out Zimbabwe for 406 in their first innings on the second day of the second Test in Harare on Tuesday....

 2020-01-28 16:18 

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'Lucky' Federer stages great escape to reach Australian Open semis...

Roger Federer admitted he was "incredibly lucky" after pulling off one of the greatest escapes of his career Tuesday, saving seven match points to beat Tennys Sandgren for a place in the Australian Open semi-finals....

 2020-01-28 16:18 

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Solskjaer seeks spirit of PSG as Man Utd prepare to face Man City...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United need to harness the spirit of Paris Saint-Germain and put in a "perfect performance" if they are to overcome Manchester City and reach the League Cup final....

 2020-01-28 16:18 

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China virus death toll tops 100 as contagion spreads abroad...

China on Tuesday urged its citizens to postpone foreign travel to curb a viral outbreak that has killed 106 people, as the first cases of human-to-human contagion were detected abroad.Experts believe the virus came from a wild animal market in Wuhan and t...

 2020-01-28 16:18 

AFP

Xi says China fighting 'demon' virus as contagion spreads abroad...

President Xi Jinping said Tuesday China was in a struggle against a "demon" epidemic, as the death toll from the new SARS-like virus soared to 106 and the first cases of human-to-human contagion were detected abroad.His comments came after anger s...

 2020-01-28 16:14 

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Out-of-contract Ben Arfa signs for Valladolid...

French international Hatem Ben Arfa, without a club since leaving Rennes in the summer, has signed a six-month contract with Valladolid the Spanish club announced on Tuesday....

 2020-01-28 15:57 

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'Lucky' Federer stages great escape to reach Australian Open semis...

Roger Federer admitted he was "incredibly lucky" after pulling off one of the greatest escapes of his career Tuesday, saving seven match points to beat Tennys Sandgren for a place in the Australian Open semi-finals....

 2020-01-28 15:19 

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Federer says warning for swearing 'a bit tough'...

Roger Federer joked that he'll be more careful what language he swears in after he was warned for an audible obscenity during his thrilling Australian Open quarter-final win on Tuesday....

 2020-01-28 14:41 

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'Back to the drawing board' for Sandgren after Federer near-miss...

A bitterly disappointed Tennys Sandgren said it was "back to the drawing board" Tuesday after he missed a golden opportunity to upset the great Roger Federer in their Australian Open quarter-final....

 2020-01-28 14:40 

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Airbus strikes anti-corruption deals with France, UK, US...

European aerospace giant Airbus said on Tuesday it had reached an "agreement in principle" with the French, British and US authorities over corruption investigations....

 2020-01-28 14:40 

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'Lucky' Federer stages great escape to reach Australian Open semis...

Roger Federer admitted he was "incredibly lucky" after pulling off one of the greatest escapes of his career Tuesday, saving seven match points to beat Tennys Sandgren for a place in the Australian Open semi-finals....

 2020-01-28 14:17 

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Federer stages great escape to reach Australian Open semis...

Roger Federer pulled off one of the greatest escapes of his career Tuesday, saving seven match points to come from two sets down and beat Tennys Sandgren for a place in the Australian Open semi-finals....

 2020-01-28 14:17 

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Airbus strikes anti-corruption deals with France, UK, US...

European aerospace giant Airbus said on Tuesday it had reached an "agreement in principle" with the French, British and US authorities over corruption investigations....

 2020-01-28 14:17 

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Halep, Muguruza close on hat-tricks in Australian Open quarter-finals...

Simona Halep and Garbine Muguruza are each chasing a hat-trick of Grand Slam titles as they head into Wednesday's quarter-finals in an Australian Open where most of the top seeds have fallen by the wayside.But she has gone in the opposite direction to...

 2020-01-28 13:35 

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Experts say China virus outbreak will last months at least...

The deadly new coronavirus that has broken out in China, 2019-nCoV, will afflict a minimum of tens of thousands of people and will last at least several months, researchers estimate based on the first available data.Until the past weekend, researchers tho...

 2020-01-28 13:35 

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Federer stages great escape to reach Australian Open semis...

Roger Federer pulled off one of the greatest escapes of his career Tuesday, saving seven match points to come from two sets down and beat Tennys Sandgren for a place in the Australian Open semi-finals....

 2020-01-28 13:27 

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China curbs travel abroad as virus toll tops 100...

China on Tuesday urged its citizens to postpone travel abroad as it expanded unprecedented efforts to contain a viral outbreak that has killed 106 people and left other governments racing to pull their nationals from the contagion's epicentre.This was...

 2020-01-28 13:27 

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Experts say China virus outbreak will last months at least...

The deadly new coronavirus that has broken out in China, 2019-nCoV, will afflict a minimum of tens of thousands of people and will last at least several months, researchers estimate based on the first available data.Until the past weekend, researchers tho...

 2020-01-28 13:18 

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New Zealand PM Ardern calls September election...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has called a general election for September, in a vote that will test whether her widespread popularity overseas is matched by support at home....

 2020-01-28 13:18 

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China curbs travel abroad as virus toll tops 100...

China on Tuesday urged its citizens to postpone travel abroad as it expanded unprecedented efforts to contain a viral outbreak that has killed 106 people and left other governments racing to pull their nationals from the contagion's epicentre.This was...

 2020-01-28 12:53 

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Federer saves seven match points in 'miracle' escape...

Swiss great Roger Federer said that "I believe in miracles" after he saved seven match points in a five-set nail-biter against 100th-ranked Tennys Sandgren to labour into the Australian Open semi-finals on Tuesday."(I thought) just let him fin...

 2020-01-28 12:47 

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Brexit's new chapter: the 'impossible' trade deal...

With just days to go before Brexit, European diplomats are already hard at work for the next phase: negotiations to hammer out a future with Britain after its EU divorce.Johnson has pledged to instead pursue a far more minimal trade deal that will seek ze...

 2020-01-28 12:47 

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New Zealand PM Ardern calls September election...

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has called a general election for September, in a vote that will test whether her widespread popularity overseas is matched by support at home....

 2020-01-28 12:21 

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Markets suffer more losses as China virus death toll rises...

Asian markets tumbled again Tuesday, extending a global sell-off as the toll from a rapidly spreading Chinese virus spiked to more than 100 dead and thousands infected, with investors fretting over the impact on an already fragile world economy.Seoul plun...

 2020-01-28 12:21 

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Brexit's new chapter: the 'impossible' trade deal...

With just days to go before Brexit, European diplomats are already hard at work for the next phase: negotiations to hammer out a future with Britain after its EU divorce.Johnson has pledged to instead pursue a far more minimal trade deal that will seek ze...

 2020-01-28 12:07 

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Feds probe helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant...

Friends, colleagues and fans mourned Kobe Bryant on Monday as federal investigators sifted through the wreckage of the helicopter crash that killed the basketball legend and eight other people, hoping to find clues to what caused the accident that stunned...

 2020-01-28 12:07 

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Markets suffer more losses as China virus death toll rises...

Asian markets tumbled again Tuesday, extending a global sell-off as the toll from a rapidly spreading Chinese virus spiked to more than 100 dead and thousands infected, with investors fretting over the impact on an already fragile world economy.Seoul plun...

 2020-01-28 12:07 

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Federer stages great escape to reach Australian Open semis...

Roger Federer pulled off one of the greatest escapes of his career Tuesday, saving seven match points to come from two sets down and beat Tennys Sandgren for a place in the Australian Open semi-finals....

 2020-01-28 12:01 

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Whopping 48 sixes, 70 fours in Bangladesh cricket run-fest...

Batsmen hit a staggering 48 sixes and 70 fours in a Bangladesh second division 50-over match in which a combined 818 runs were scored....

 2020-01-28 11:23 

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Foreigners prepare to flee as China virus toll tops 100...

The United States, Japan other nations raced Tuesday to get their citizens out of the locked-down Chinese city at ground zero of a virus epidemic, as the death toll surged to 106 and the number of confirmed infections doubled to over 4,500."It's d...

 2020-01-28 11:23 

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Feds probe helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant...

Friends, colleagues and fans mourned Kobe Bryant on Monday as federal investigators sifted through the wreckage of the helicopter crash that killed the basketball legend and eight other people, hoping to find clues to what caused the accident that stunned...

 2020-01-28 11:21 

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Feds probe helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant...

Friends, colleagues and fans mourned Kobe Bryant on Monday as federal investigators sifted through the wreckage of the helicopter crash that killed the basketball legend and eight other people, hoping to find clues to what caused the accident that stunned...

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