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Czech team leads 2-0 in tennis Fed Cup final against USA Czech team leads 2-0 in tennis Fed Cup final against USA
- November 14, 2018

The USA can take comfort in their record against their opponents, having not lost to the Czechs in eight meetings dating back to 1985, while they are on a seven-match winning streak after beating Belarus in the final past year. To win, the 18-time champion USA would have to become the first team to come back from 2-0 down in the final. "It was an unbelievable match for me". (more...)
Dez Bryant Gets His First Practice in with Saints Dez Bryant Gets His First Practice in with Saints
- November 12, 2018

Dez Bryant said he turned down opportunities to work out at other places, but wouldn't elaborate, then said about New Orleans: "Who wouldn't want to play with Drew Brees? ". He earned First-Team All-Pro honors in 2014 when he caught a career-best 16 touchdowns. Saints players sounded eager to see how Bryant might help. After all, he was asking for a lot of money. (more...)
Strong All Blacks side to face England on Saturday Strong All Blacks side to face England on Saturday
- November 12, 2018

Dylan Hartley, who co-captained England to a 12-11 victory against the Springboks last weekend, again starts at hooker. That's the view of former coach Clive Woodward , who famously led England to the 2003 Rugby World Cup title. "Under World Rugby directives a new TMO trial was introduced for the most recent round of matches to give back responsibility to the on-field referee and it states that "try scoring should be an on-field decision with the referee being responsible but the team ... (more...)
Panthers safety Reid puzzled by ejection Panthers safety Reid puzzled by ejection
- November 12, 2018

His last did the same. Steelers vs Panthers live streaming coverage is on NFL Game Pass. Panthers vs Steelers Thursday Night Football results and updates will be posted here. "You are going to have these types of games in the league", said Newton, "but it's going to be about how we rebound". "So, there are questions that we may get to at the end of the season". (more...)
Man survives California, Las Vegas shootings one year apart Man survives California, Las Vegas shootings one year apart
- November 11, 2018

According to authorities, the shooter was 28-year-old Ian Long , a former Marine combat veteran who had been stationed in Afghanistan. Thousand Oaks , located 40 miles northwest of Los Angeles, is frequently named one of the safest cities in the country. (more...)
England win first Test against Sri Lanka England win first Test against Sri Lanka
- November 11, 2018

If he is not 100 percent fit, he may not play. England skipperJoe Root won the toss and elected to bat first. We wish him a very good future. While the opening day of the tournament went smoothly, with three games completed in Guyana, the weather in St Lucia has been less hospitable. (more...)
Zaman, Afridi fire as Pakistan bounce back in NZ series Zaman, Afridi fire as Pakistan bounce back in NZ series
- November 11, 2018

Ross Taylor (86*) scored his second consecutive fifty to help New Zealand post a respectable total, after Kiwi captain Kane Williamson won the toss and elected to bat first. 'We were outplayed, ' said Williamson. At the end of 20 overs, New Zealand were 82 for 4 and finding it extremely hard to score freely against the slow bowlers. (more...)
Liverpool receive major injury boost ahead of Premier League clash with Fulham Liverpool receive major injury boost ahead of Premier League clash with Fulham
- November 11, 2018

Jurgen Klopp feels Liverpool are having to apologise for "not winning like Manchester City " after opening up on a team meeting about their expectations. "The spectacular football didn't happen in each game, but it didn't past year as well". It's going to be a really hard game, we all know that. I'm really, really happy with Virgil'. (more...)
Minnesota Timberwolves: Why each new player fits the Wolves perfectly Minnesota Timberwolves: Why each new player fits the Wolves perfectly
- November 11, 2018

The max he can earn is five years, $190 million, and while other teams are hesitant about that length of a deal for Butler , the Sixers have cashed in key assets and are all in now. Butler played in 10 of those games, averaging 21.3 points. In the end, Twitter wasted no time reminding everyone that the Sixers might have won the trade, but it's still the Golden State Warriors' world. (more...)
Welbeck has 'significant' ankle injury, Arsenal confirm Welbeck has 'significant' ankle injury, Arsenal confirm
- November 10, 2018

Arsenal's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has scored five goals and assisted two more in five Premier League appearances against newly promoted sides. Starsport brings you everything you need to know about Welbeck's injury blow. We wish both of them a speedy recovery, and I hope they come back stronger than before. Welbeck fractured his ankle in an ugly incident against Sporting Lisbon on Thursday. (more...)
EPL: Three reasons Sanchez wants to quit Manchester United EPL: Three reasons Sanchez wants to quit Manchester United
- November 10, 2018

I respect Juventus , I respect their players, their manager - I respect everything. Referencing Mourinho's on-pitch gesticulating to the Juventus fans after his Manchester United side had pulled off a dramatic late 2-1 victory, Minto said he thought the actions were reminiscent of the cocky Mourinho of previous years, saying: "In the last couple of years he hasn't done that". (more...)
Sports News, Chandler has impactful debut as Lakers win Sports News, Chandler has impactful debut as Lakers win
- November 09, 2018

Chandler is in his 18th season after entering the National Basketball Association draft out of high school in 2001. LeBron James #23 of the Los Angeles Lakers walks on the court during a stop in play in a preseason game against the Golden State Warriors at T-Mobile Arena on October 10, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (more...)
Lakers trailing Clippers in Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes Lakers trailing Clippers in Kawhi Leonard sweepstakes
- November 08, 2018

The Lakers followed up perhaps their best win of the season on Saturday with one of the worst first quarters in franchise history on Sunday. It didn't matter. He lost his starting job 13 games into the season last year thanks to an injury and the subsequent breakout of OG Anunoby but had seemingly left those struggles behind early this year. (more...)
Barcelona's Ernesto Valverde - Lionel Messi training but no decision on availability Barcelona's Ernesto Valverde - Lionel Messi training but no decision on availability
- November 07, 2018

We are going to prepare for the game. A draw against Inter will guarantee qualification from Group B while victory would secure top spot, with two games still to spare. "In the first game we weren't able to keep the ball after winning it back, which meant we couldn't reverse the trend of the game". The Belgian, who scored Inter's stoppage-time fifth in his cameo appearance during the 5-0 drubbing of Genoa at the weekend, replaces Joao Mario in midfield, while Matias Vecino steps in for ... (more...)
Lukaku misses United training ahead of Juventus clash Lukaku misses United training ahead of Juventus clash
- November 07, 2018

It should not be considered as an impossibility that Sanchez could finally find his feet, with Martial's recent rise having come amidst his own issues with Mourinho and off the back of a hard summer during which he looked more likely to leave Old Trafford than win the manager's confidence. (more...)
Chandler set to join Lakers after buyout Chandler set to join Lakers after buyout
- November 07, 2018

Chandler was drafted by the Los Angeles Clippers with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2001 National Basketball Association draft, but has never played for either the Clippers or the Lakers . FILE - In this December 4, 2017, file photo, Phoenix Suns' Tyson Chandler heads up the court during the team's NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Philadelphia. (more...)
Liverpool holds high-flying Arsenal away, stays unbeaten in Premier League Liverpool holds high-flying Arsenal away, stays unbeaten in Premier League
- November 07, 2018

The team is largely the same as previous year, with only goalkeeper Bernd Leno and midfielder Lucas Torreira starting this game, having arrived in the summer. Arsenal , Chelsea and Tottenham are very good teams and we have already played them all away and we are still unbeaten. Emery's energy transmits itself to Arsenal's players and supporters. (more...)
A thriller in Paris as World-No1-in-waiting Djokovic edges Federer A thriller in Paris as World-No1-in-waiting Djokovic edges Federer
- November 07, 2018

In an intense three-set encounter, the 2018 Wimbledon and US Open Champion, Djokovic won with a scoreline of 7-6 (6), 5-7 and 7-6 (3). In one of the best non-Grand Slam matches of the year, Novak Djokovic extended his win streak to 22 by edging Roger Federer 7-6 (6), 5-7, 7-6 (3) to advance to the finals of the Paris Masters. (more...)
Liverpool could have easily beaten Arsenal - Robertson Liverpool could have easily beaten Arsenal - Robertson
- November 05, 2018

Arsenal shook off their habit of getting off to slow starts in games as they came out attacking from the start and had the lion's share of chances in the first half - although Liverpool often looked unsafe on counters and hit the post through Virgil van Dijk before the break, while Sadio Mane's goal was questionably ruled out for offside . (more...)
Mourners arrive for the funeral ceremony of Leicester City's owner Mourners arrive for the funeral ceremony of Leicester City's owner
- November 05, 2018

Leicester's players had worn white t-shirts bearing Vichai's image and the words "The Boss" on the front of them during the pre-match warm-up. And also with [Joe] Gomez alongside him, who I thought was good as well. "It will be hard because we come back from Bangkok in the middle of the week for our first home game and we know before and after we have events to honour the chairman and it will be important to keep our self-control". (more...)
Rooney set for one-off England return against USA Rooney set for one-off England return against USA
- November 05, 2018

Former Three Lions captain Rooney last played for England in November 2016 but will make his 120th and final appearance for his country against the United States . The friendly game against the United States on 15 November will give Rooney the chance to win his 120th cap and will also raise funds for the Wayne Rooney Foundation. (more...)
Scholes: Manchester United back four 'look like nervous wrecks.' Scholes: Manchester United back four 'look like nervous wrecks.'
- November 05, 2018

Sadly for Eddie Howe and his men, this year has been odd - with places two through seven in the table all with a Premier League record for points at this stage. "I think when you look at Juventus , they just ran the midfield at Old Trafford and we couldn't get anywhere near them". My coaches said it was the best warm-up of the season. (more...)
Packers WR Geronimo Allison Downgraded to Out Against Pats Packers WR Geronimo Allison Downgraded to Out Against Pats
- November 05, 2018

It is up to Rodgers and the Green Bay receivers to take advantage of these weaknesses. The D only has 12 sacks, so some deep breaths ahead of the game will be taken by Rodgers. This could be a huge opportunity for both rookies to step up and earn even more of Rodgers trust. They failed to cash in from the inside the 1 early and didn't cash on a roughing the kicker penalty in the third quarter. (more...)
Floyd Mayweather to fight Japanese kickboxer on New Year's Eve Floyd Mayweather to fight Japanese kickboxer on New Year's Eve
- November 05, 2018

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has announced that he will fight on Dec.31 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan against undefeated kickboxing sensation Tenshin Nasukawa in the Rizin Fighting Federation. He said: "It's the biggest moment in my life and I want to be the man who changes history. I'll do that with these fists, with one punch - just watch", the Japanese said. (more...)
NFL Cheerleader Kneels for National Anthem Before San Francisco 49ers Game NFL Cheerleader Kneels for National Anthem Before San Francisco 49ers Game
- November 04, 2018

But the story of the game was Mullens, got rid of the ball quickly and took advantages of several breakdowns in coverage for big plays, including the 24-yard TD pass to a wide-open Garcon on the opening drive. Gould's second field goal, a 25-yarder with 3:59 remaining, capped the scoring. McCarron was sacked once. Owens was voted into the Hall of Fame earlier this year but skipped the induction ceremony in Canton, Ohio, to hold his own celebration at his college in Chattanooga, Tennessee. (more...)
Player ratings: AFC Bournemouth 1-2 Manchester United Player ratings: AFC Bournemouth 1-2 Manchester United
- November 04, 2018

The Premier League match between Bournemouth and Manchester United will be broadcast on NBCSN. Mourinho's job at Old Trafford has come under threat after a poor start this season. The Portuguese had hoped his decision to drop Lukaku would serve as a wake-up call for the player. Ander Herrera was delighted with Manchester United's second-half performance in Saturday's 2-1 win at Bournemouth but conceded Jose Mourinho's men are making life hard for themselves. (more...)
What we know so far about Leicester helicopter crash What we know so far about Leicester helicopter crash
- November 02, 2018

Leicester City has officially confirmed Mr Srivaddhanaprabha was on board at the time of the accident and died along with 4 other people including the pilots. A small candle was placed in front of the flowers as people gathered at the stadium. One fan left a card of a fox with their flowers which read: "Thinking of you all". (more...)
Zola praises Mount, Tomori performances Zola praises Mount, Tomori performances
- November 02, 2018

Lampard said that he hoped it would prove to be the first of many Stamford Bridge appearances for Mount and fellow loanee Chelsea Fikayo Tomori , who recovered from an own goal in the fifth minute to produce an assured performance. The Belgium worldwide came off the bench at Anfield in the previous round to score a wonder goal and set up the tie with the Rams , but he will not be repeating those heroics. (more...)
Djokovic marks return to world number one with Paris win Djokovic marks return to world number one with Paris win
- November 02, 2018

Djokovic , who knew on Wednesday he would be world No.1 next week after Rafael Nadal's withdrawal from the tournament through injury, was leading 6-1 2-1 when Bosnian Dzhumur retired at 6-1 2-1 after succumbing to a back problem. There were doubts Federer would play after a grueling past week that saw him clinch his ninth victory at the Swiss Indoors and 99th overall. "I feel like it's better for me to play matches rather than practice", Federer said. (more...)
Golden Tate moves to Philadelphia Eagles from Detroit Lions Golden Tate moves to Philadelphia Eagles from Detroit Lions
- November 01, 2018

The 30-year-old - who won the Super Bowl with Seattle in 2013 - averaged 93 catches, 1,056 yards receiving and five touchdowns over the past four seasons in Detroit. The pair briefly talked over each other until Patricia said, "Ask me a question professionally, and I'll answer it for you". In an odder move than the Tate trade, Patricia scolded the reporter's . (more...)
Broncos Trade Demaryius Thomas To Texans Broncos Trade Demaryius Thomas To Texans
- November 01, 2018

Thomas had acknowledged rumours of a trade in recent weeks, guessing there was a "50-50" chance it would happen, although he wanted to remain in Denver. Not mentioned in that press release was Thomas' contractual situation, in which the Texans are on the hook for the remainder of his $4,500,000 salary this season, with a non-guaranteed 2019 salary of $14,000,000 on the books for 2019. (more...)
Steven Gerrard Interrupts Rossiter To Issue 'Warning' To His Own Players Steven Gerrard Interrupts Rossiter To Issue 'Warning' To His Own Players
- November 01, 2018

Captain James Tavernier has offered an apology to the Rangers support after his side's latest Hampden nightmare. He said: "They were putting a lot of pressure on us, but we all stuck together as a team - back four, midfield, we showed good concentration when the ball came in to the box". (more...)
Banned Trio Has Suffered Enough, Let Them Play: ACA President Banned Trio Has Suffered Enough, Let Them Play: ACA President
- October 31, 2018

The long-awaited reviews of Australian cricket's highest echelons have rightly inflamed the shame that wrenched so many earlier this year when three members of the Test team, including the captain, perpetrated one of the most humiliating scandals in the venerated sport's annals. (more...)
WTA Finals: Stephens rallies to reach final vs Svitolina WTA Finals: Stephens rallies to reach final vs Svitolina
- October 31, 2018

The Ukrainian raced to a 3-0 lead in the third set, but Stephens managed to secure a break in the fifth game. She became the first player to go unbeaten in the year-end tournament since Serena Williams in 2013. "I'll take it and I'll take my rest, and I have some more recovery time for tomorrow". Bertens only qualified for the WTA Finals just days before the tournament after world number one Simona Halep withdrew due to injury. (more...)
Todd Gurley on sacrificing TD for Rams win: 'Forget fantasy' Todd Gurley on sacrificing TD for Rams win: 'Forget fantasy'
- October 30, 2018

After the game, Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Montgomery was specifically instructed to take a knee in the end zone. Before the MVP could get the ball, Montgomery took the ball out of the end zone on the kickoff and fumbled, essentially giving the Rams the win. (more...)
Cleveland Browns Fire Head Coach Hue Jackson Cleveland Browns Fire Head Coach Hue Jackson
- October 30, 2018

Jackson is the six straight Cleveland coach to be fired following the team's second game against Pittsburgh. Romeo Crennel, Eric Mangini, Pat Shurmur, Rob Chudzinski and Mike Pettine all met the same demise. Hours out from the firing of Jackson by the Browns, the question remains: who will be the coaching staff in Cleveland by the time the day is through? Last week, Jackson's offer to help Haley following a loss in Tampa Bay underscored another power struggle as Jackson fought to stay in ... (more...)
Manchester United fans love Anthony Martial after Everton performance Manchester United fans love Anthony Martial after Everton performance
- October 30, 2018

Despite Gylfi Sigurdsson making it 2-1 with 13 minutes to go, United were able to hold on for their second win in eight games. The France worldwide has forced his way back into the reckoning under Jose Mourinho , and has scored four goals in his last three Premier League games. (more...)
Cousins begins practicing with Warriors Cousins begins practicing with Warriors
- October 29, 2018

Cousins was ejected - from the bench - during Golden State's 128-110 victory over the New York Knicks on Friday night at Madison Square Garden. Cousins was issued one technical foul instead of the normal two to result in an ejection. When Cousins responded to Foster's warning, whatever he said didn't fly. Cousins, who signed as a free agent with the National Basketball Association champs in the offseason, was thrown out of the game by referee Scott Foster . (more...)
Sebastian Vettel concedes defeat in F1 drivers' title battle Sebastian Vettel concedes defeat in F1 drivers' title battle
- October 29, 2018

Hamilton could have let the Red Bulls ride off from the start, but he'd promised to look for a shot to grab the lead. Lewis Hamilton said on Saturday that he is wary of any possible contact with Sebastian Vettel at the start of Sunday's Mexican Grand Prix after the pair qualified together on the second row of the grid. (more...)
Pogba admits he may have to alter penalty approach after Pickford save Pogba admits he may have to alter penalty approach after Pickford save
- October 29, 2018

Click on the link above to listen to the latest Super Sunday podcast! That poor run is in sharp contrast to his form at the same stage last campaign, when he had already netted 11 times . Young was slightly fortunate not to see yellow for a challenge that felled Lucas Digne on 35 minutes. The Brazilian raced onto a defence-splitting pass and skipped around De Gea but put his shot into the side-netting when trying to squeeze it between the post and Victor Lindelof on the line. (more...)
People React After Paul Pogba Takes Epically Long Penalty People React After Paul Pogba Takes Epically Long Penalty
- October 29, 2018

In the 94th minute, Martial had a golden chance to seal the victory for his side but, having been played one-on-one with Jordan Pickford , could not beat the English shot-stopper. "One day will be and one day he will score and one day his confidence levels will be back to normal, which clearly they are not there". Pogba said: "I always try to destabilise the goalkeeper ". (more...)
Pochettino proves Spurs not just the 'Kane team', admits Guardiola Pochettino proves Spurs not just the 'Kane team', admits Guardiola
- October 29, 2018

Further pictures show what City and Tottenham will be up against tomorrow night, and the pitch could impact City's passing game in particular. They don't drop a lot of points. Following on from the trauma of that night, the Champions League victor went on to lead the blue half of the city to an historic season, claiming the league and cup double, with a record number of goals, wins, and points. (more...)
Pakistan beat Australia by 66 runs in first T20 Pakistan beat Australia by 66 runs in first T20
- October 27, 2018

Wasim, who was making his worldwide return after a year, removed the openers in his first over and came back later to get the wicket of Alex Carey, as Australia were bowled out for 89 in 16.5 overs and lost the match by 66 runs. Including Hafeez's dismissal, Australia had hit back by picking up seven wickets for the addition of just 28 runs. In response, Australia's chase got off to a disastrous start. (more...)
Daniel Arzani earns Celtic promotion after Brendan Rodgers intervention Daniel Arzani earns Celtic promotion after Brendan Rodgers intervention
- October 27, 2018

But Hoops boss Rodgers said: "There were a lot of positives from the game". "I felt we were finding the spaces well and getting in good positions". Compper left RB Leipzig to join Celtic in January this year, but has only made one appearance for the Bhoys and has not made single matchday squad his season under Brendan Rodgers . (more...)
Mourinho and Man Utd players fed-up with lack of board support Mourinho and Man Utd players fed-up with lack of board support
- October 27, 2018

United will wait until nearly the last moment to see whether Jesse Lingard can have an impact against Lukaku's former club. "I am not confident", Mourinho told Sky Sports . Look around that team, with Buffon, Pirlo, Bonucci, Chiellini, Marchisio: great experienced players. " I actually think they have got to say: 'Jose, we are going with you, we are sticking with you, you have to get us out of this, you have got to get us up to the top four, you have got to build confidence ". (more...)
Bhuvneshwar, Bumrah called up for last three ODIs Bhuvneshwar, Bumrah called up for last three ODIs
- October 26, 2018

McCoy cleaned up Mahendra Singh Dhoni for 20 to claim his first ODI wicket and ended up with two scalps. Hope then scrambled two runs off the fifth delivery and with five needed off the last ball, sliced Umesh to the ropes, with a diving Rayudu just inches away from pulling off the save. (more...)
Liverpool 4-0 Red Star Liverpool 4-0 Red Star
- October 25, 2018

During the first half, Liverpool created countless chances and raced into a 2-0 lead thanks to strikes from Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah. "It's hopefully not the last time [all three score in the same game]", Klopp continued. Defeat by Napoli last time out made this a must-win game in the battle with the Italians and Paris St Germain for the qualifying spots, and Liverpool's class told as they ran out 4-0 winners. (more...)
Sergio Garcia Leads as Valderrama Masters Extends to Monday Sergio Garcia Leads as Valderrama Masters Extends to Monday
- October 24, 2018

Lowry finished in the ascendancy with a birdie on the last to record a five under par final round of 66, giving him second place on his own and an overall score of eight under par, four behind victor Sergio Garcia . Lowry joined Westwood on seven under with a birdie at the 10th before Garcia resumed his round, but Westwood soon started a disastrous back nine by dropping a shot at the first hole on his way in. (more...)
Russian Federation football fans 'crushed' in Rome after metro escalator accident Russian Federation football fans 'crushed' in Rome after metro escalator accident
- October 24, 2018

The incredible incident was caught on video and posted to Twitter by BNO News. Reuters and the Italian newspaper La Repubblica are reporting that 20 Russian soccer fans have been injured in Rome when an escalator at a metro station broke and sped wildly out of control. (more...)
Marcos Alonso signs new Chelsea deal until 2023 Marcos Alonso signs new Chelsea deal until 2023
- October 24, 2018

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri spoke to Ianni after the incident and revealed he will do so again on Sunday when he will ask him to explain his actions. "Our attacking players were not with, I say it in a amusing way, "honey in their feet", but everyone tried and everyone was strong to try to the end". (more...)