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Oscars: Rain predicted for 86th Academy Awards as final ceremony preparation … – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.ukRain has been predicted for the red carpet shenanigans of the upcoming 86th Academy Awards. The latter stages of this week have seen downpours in LA and as a precaution the Academy has its big plastic tent covering the plush walkway. Probably the …Running in Real Time: #Oscar Live UpdatesPatch.comInto every Oscars, a little rain […]

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Belfort gives up title shot after Nevada bans TRT – Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleVitor Belfort has dropped out of his upcoming UFC middleweight title shot a few hours after the Nevada Athletic Commission banned testosterone replacement therapy. Belfort was scheduled to fight 185-pound champion Chris Weidman in Las Vegas at UFC …Chris Weidman to defend title against Lyoto Machida at UFC 173NewsdayLyoto Machida replaces Vitor Belfort, fights […]

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Chris Weidman to defend title against Lyoto Machda at UFC 173 – Newsday

NewsdayThursday’s unanimous decision by the Nevada State Athletic Commission to ban the use of testosterone replacement therapy met positive response from most in the MMA world. And less than 24 hours later, the ruling has affected its first fight. Vitor Belfort …Lyoto Machida replaces Vitor Belfort, fights Weidman at UFC 173Cage PagesVideo: Vitor Belfort issues […]

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Faye Gulini just misses medal in snowboardcross; Lindsey Jacobellis falls again – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia – Faye Gulini finished fourth in the Olympic snowboardcross final here, ending a disappointing day for the American team that was hoping for at least one medal. Lindsey Jacobellis, who was expected to contend for gold, fell …Samkova dominates for gold; Jacobellis falls short of redemptionKansas City StarSamkova streaks to gold […]

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James O’Connor: London Irish confirm departure – BBC Sport

BBC SportJames O’Connor: London Irish confirm departure. London Irish have confirmed Australia international James O’Connor will leave the club at the end of the season after completing his six-month contract. The news comes a day after the club announced …James O’Connor confirms he’ll leave London Irish at end of seasonSydney Morning HeraldO’Connor to leave London […]

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Gary Kubiak named Ravens’ new offensive coordinator – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore SunRavens’ John Harbaugh named former Houston Texans head coach, Gary Kubiak as the Ravens’ new offensive coordinator. He will be joined by one of his former Texans assistants, Rick Dennison, as QB coach. (Kevin Richardson/Baltimore Sun).Former Texans Coach Kubiak Hired by RavensKOLOGary Kubiak & Rick Dennison Welcome Press ConferenceBaltimoreRavens.comNFL Notes: Ravens hire Gary Kubiak […]

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Sharks reward Marleau, Thornton with extensions – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comSan Jose, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – The San Jose Sharks have rewarded forwards Patrick Marleau and Joe Thornton with three-year contract extensions through the 2016-17 season. Financial terms were not disclosed, but the San Jose Mercury News …Sharks ink Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau to three-year extensionsDetroit Free PressSharks’ Marleau, Thornton agree on extensionsNHL.comSan Jose Sharks sign […]

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Nation & world: Grady Sizemore returns to majors with Red Sox – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressBaseball: The Oakland A’s further bolstered their pitching staff, agreeing with free-agent lefty Eric O’Flaherty on a $7-million, two-year contract. O’Flaherty, 28, sustained a tear in his pitching elbow last season with Atlanta. He went 3-0 with a 2.50 ERA before …Grady Sizemore, Jackie Bradley Jr. Will Compete During Red Sox Spring TrainingNESN.comRed […]

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Neymar injury hell as Brazil star suffers ankle sprain in Barca Copa del Rey win – Daily Mail

Daily MailBarcelona forward Neymar suffered an ankle injury in the team’s Copa del Rey win on Thursday night making him a doubt for their Champions League game against Manchester City in a month’s time. Lionel Messi lit-up the last-16 second leg which Barça …Watch: Lionel Messi shows Cristiano Ronaldo he’s back with brilliant solo goal […]

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Maple Leafs’ David Clarkson suspended for two games – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJust as the Toronto Maple Leafs are getting captain Dion Phaneuf back from a two-game suspension, David Clarkson is being forced to sit. Clarkson received a two-game suspension on Saturday for Thursday night’s illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues …Bruins’ Shawn Thornton suspended 15 gamesWashington PostShanahan’s ruling on ThorntonBoston HeraldNHL losing […]