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Which Premier League team has the best chance in the Champions League? Which Premier League team has the best chance in the Champions League?
- September 24, 2017

The table leaders waited end of the first half to find a way past Palace. Thibaut Courtois, Cesar Azpilicueta, N'Golo Kante, Victor Moses, Marcos Alonso, Willian and Alvaro Morata are set for recalls after being rested in midweek. Living in Manchester means an abundance of sports clubs in your local area. However, despite a disastrous start to the season, Chelsea have been ideal since the opening day. (more...)
National Basketball Association star LeBron James: Donald Trump is a National Basketball Association star LeBron James: Donald Trump is a "bum"
- September 24, 2017

Two years ago Curry and his team-mates did so with Barack Obama, the former president whose final visitors were the Cleveland Cavaliers last November. LeBron James and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell also criticized the president's remarks. But Curry said that if it were up to him, he would not go. (more...)
3 takeaways from their win over Old Dominion 3 takeaways from their win over Old Dominion
- September 24, 2017

The Monarchs (2-2), playing an Atlantic Coast Conference opponent for the second week in a row, fell to 0-9 against Power Five schools. Freshman quarterback Steven Williams, 17, wasn't overly rattled when Tech brought pressure, escaping several times throughout the day and being sacked only once. (more...)
No. 15 Auburn crushes Missouri 51-14 No. 15 Auburn crushes Missouri 51-14
- September 24, 2017

After scoring 72 points in an opening win over Missouri State, coach Barry Odom's Tigers have managed just 30 points in their last three games. Davidson recovered a fumble from Missouri quarterback Drew Lock on a freakish play and returned it all the way to the opponents' 22-yard line. (more...)
Fantasy Cricket: TFG Pundit tips for India v Australia 3rd ODI Fantasy Cricket: TFG Pundit tips for India v Australia 3rd ODI
- September 24, 2017

Australian cricket team players at a practice session in Indore on Saturday. Our bowlers have to be on the top of their game to keep them quiet this series. 62 runs required by Kohli-Rohit (3,042) to move ahead of Dhoni-Yuvraj (3,103). In order to do that, Smith's wards will need to improve on their death bowling which looked rather flat in Chennai conceding 83 runs in the last 10 overs. (more...)
Tennessee leads UMass 17-13 in 3rd quarter Tennessee leads UMass 17-13 in 3rd quarter
- September 24, 2017

UPDATE, 2:25: Jarrett Guarantano enters the football game for Tennessee. The quality of football on display at Neyland Stadium wasn't high Saturday . "I'm proud of the way they played", UMass coach Mark Whipple said. Both teams used backup quarterbacks for part of the second half. A 35-yard punt allowed Tennessee to take over at the Minutemen's 40-yard line with nine minutes in the third, and an 11-yard completion from Dormady to Ty Chandler moved the ball closer. (more...)
No. 20 Florida rallies to beat Kentucky for 31st straight time No. 20 Florida rallies to beat Kentucky for 31st straight time
- September 24, 2017

Del Rio, who sat third on the depth chart behind Franks and graduate transfer Malik Zaire during the season-opening loss to MI, led an 80-yard touchdown drive early in the fourth quarter and then found Mark Thompson sitting unmarked over the middle on a fourth-and-two just past midfield to extend the Gators' next possession. (more...)
The Dallas Cowboys must get back to the basics to defeat Arizona The Dallas Cowboys must get back to the basics to defeat Arizona
- September 24, 2017

So before Sharpe, Carter, and the rest of the critics label Dez a declining player and no longer one of the elites at his position, let's see how Dez responds the remainder of the season. He keeps the same mindset, the same attitude, the same demeanor and body language. As Prescott spoke in front of his locker Thursday, he was purposefully confident. (more...)
Louisiana Tech at SC Louisiana Tech at SC
- September 24, 2017

The Gamecocks offense came alive in the fourth quarter with two straight touchdowns, including a Ty'Son Williams 35-yard touchdown run to give SC its first lead of the entire game, 14-13. "We all take the blame together - starting with me", Muschamp said. North Carolina transfer Ty'Son Williams had the best single-game showing with 78 yards rushing against Missouri. (more...)
Nittany Lions need to be ready for physical Iowa squad Nittany Lions need to be ready for physical Iowa squad
- September 24, 2017

That was just the second night game at Kinnick - the first was a 24-7 loss to No. 1 Miami on September 25, 1992. I know I may have taken a few cheap shops at lesser opponents in my Keys to the Game each week, but Iowa needs to be respected. (more...)
Around the Big Ten: Rutgers on other end of blowout Around the Big Ten: Rutgers on other end of blowout
- September 24, 2017

Riley said he never considered taking Lee out and putting in Patrick O'Brien after the pick-six. "First Big Ten game for them, first Big Ten game for us", Ash said. The Scarlet Knights unveiled a QB threat in freshman Johnathan Lewis against Morgan State. Running back Mikale Wilbon took it from there with a touchdown run on the next play to give NU a 14-10 lead with 4:48 left in the first half. (more...)
Georgia cruises to blowout win in top-25 clash with Mississippi State Georgia cruises to blowout win in top-25 clash with Mississippi State
- September 24, 2017

Mississippi State takes on Georgia in a primetime SEC matchup. Leading the line for the Bulldogs are attackers MaKayla Waldner and Brooke McKee as Waldner enters Sunday's match as the team's leading goal scorer with five on the season, followed by McKee with four goals and two assists as both have tallied 10 points thus far. (more...)
5 reasons the Huskies beat Colorado 5 reasons the Huskies beat Colorado
- September 24, 2017

Follow along here as we bring you complete coverage, highlights and more as the Huskies (3-0) open up Pac-12 play in Boulder vs. the Buffs (3-0). Colorado thumped Colorado State, Texas State and Northern Colorado . They'll need all the help they can get in this one. The Buffaloes' defense is allowing just nine points per game to rank fourth in the nation, with cornerback Isaiah Oliver racking up a pair of interceptions to lead the way. (more...)
A's Bruce Maxwell becomes first Major League Baseball player to kneel for anthem A's Bruce Maxwell becomes first Major League Baseball player to kneel for anthem
- September 24, 2017

Maxwell was born in Germany to a military family and is considered "highly patriotic ". After Trump's comments urging National Football League owners to fire any players who kneel for the anthem, Maxwell posted a tweet from Andrew Steinthal that suggested that all National Football League players should kneel for the anthem on Sunday. (more...)
Lions Sign Coach Jim Caldwell to Multi-Year Extension Lions Sign Coach Jim Caldwell to Multi-Year Extension
- September 24, 2017

The Lions opened the season with wins over the Arizona Cardinals and New York Giants. But Caldwell shouldn't have been put in a so-called "prove it" situation. There's no advantage to having a bunch of speculation out there that the head coach might be a lame duck, and once the contract is inked there's no negotiation leverage to be had. (more...)
Boston College: Formula to beating the spread Boston College: Formula to beating the spread
- September 24, 2017

But Boston College quieted the large Death Valley crowd on AJ Dillon's 1-yard TD late in the third quarter to tie the game at 7-all. "That number nine - what a game, what a fourth quarter". Clemson should handle Boston College. Clemson: Hold off on awarding the Tigers another ACC trophy and playoff spot. The Tigers' first two wins in 2016 were by 6 points each: a 19-13 win over Auburn in which a successful Hail Mary would have meant Clemson started the season with a loss despite dominating ... (more...)
Zidane announces he's signed new Real Madrid deal: It's done Zidane announces he's signed new Real Madrid deal: It's done
- September 24, 2017

Antonio Sanabria struck a 94th-minute victor as Real Betis stunned defending champions Real Madrid in their La Liga tie at the Santiago Bernabeu to leave Los Blancos' title hopes in tatters. However, Zidane's men can reduce the gap with Barca to four points before the leaders travel to Girona for a first-ever Catalan derby between the two in the top flight which will be played against a backdrop of regional unrest. (more...)
We Were 100 Percent In Control Against Stoke - Antonio Conte
- September 24, 2017

Morata's career tally now stands at 73 goals from 212 games for Chelsea , Juventus, Real Madrid and the Real Castilla side. Costa, a key figure in Chelsea's two Premier League title wins in the past three seasons, appeared to have sealed his inevitable exit from Chelsea after they agreed to sell the 28-year-old striker back to Atletico Madrid. (more...)
Ahead of ODI, teams sweat it out in practice sessions Ahead of ODI, teams sweat it out in practice sessions
- September 24, 2017

Kolkata , Sept. 21 (IBNS) A captain's knock of 92 by Virat Kohli and a sparkling 55 by Ajinkya Rahane guided India to score a respectable 252 losing all wickets in their innings against Australia at the second one-day worldwide cricket series at Eden Gardens here on Thursday evening. (more...)
Chelsea Boss Antonio Conte Happy With Dressing Room Chemistry
- September 24, 2017

Stoke City would have themselves to blame not to have responded equalized as they had many glorious chances which would have resulted to goals for them. For a striker, that's important. Shaka Hislop and Alexis Nunes discuss how Alvaro Morata will succeed Diego Costa at Chelsea . Costa without the attitude, in other words. (more...)
Hughie Fury's promoter lodges appeal over controversial decision loss to Joseph Parker Hughie Fury's promoter lodges appeal over controversial decision loss to Joseph Parker
- September 24, 2017

Parker's corner appeared happy with their fighter's approach and even claimed after the sixth round that the Kiwi's body punches, which were only landing sporadically, were tiring Fury. He is now 24-0 with 18 knockouts. Parker was getting closer in the seventh but not really letting his hands go. Parker finished strongly but couldn't put Fury away. (more...)
Chargers Place Jason Verrett On IR With Season-Ending Knee Injury Chargers Place Jason Verrett On IR With Season-Ending Knee Injury
- September 24, 2017

General manager Tom Telesco selected King out of Iowa in April's National Football League draft, adding some depth to a position that was depleted a season ago. Like what the Chargers did with guard D.J. Fluker this offseason, they might not believe Verrett is worth that kind of money and could release him prior to the deadline. (more...)
SC beat Louisiana Tech thanks to this incredible catch SC beat Louisiana Tech thanks to this incredible catch
- September 24, 2017

SC had just 55 seconds to score, trailing 16-14 in the fourth quarter when Gamecock quarterback Jake Bentley hit Edwards on a 41-yard bomb, and look at this dang catch by Edwards. Parker White heard the boos when he missed two field goals, heard the applause (the loudest of the day at the time) when he made his first PAT. The last meeting between these two teams was in 1995, and the Gamecocks torched the Bulldogs, 68-21. (more...)
Barcelona down Girona to continue winning start to season Barcelona down Girona to continue winning start to season
- September 24, 2017

Aday's own goal that was a result of Jordi Alba's strike in the 18th minute began things off, before another own goal from Iraizoz minutes into the second half ensured Barcelona had the advantage. The win came three days after Madrid lost 1-0 at home to Ceballos' former team, Real Betis. But Ceballos put Madrid back in charge before halftime when he fired in a ball that goalkeeper Fernando Pacheco spilled when he collided with a teammate while defending a cross. (more...)
USC faces Cal without RB Jones, WR Mitchell Jr. and LB Gustin USC faces Cal without RB Jones, WR Mitchell Jr. and LB Gustin
- September 24, 2017

He regrouped for the final drive and overtime, throwing a strike to wide receiver Deontay Burnett to open the extra frames and extending the game-tying drive with a jump-pass to running back Stephen Carr. And all three games were at home at the Los Angeles Coliseum. On Saturday afternoon, USC and Cal will meet as undefeated teams for the first time since 2004. (more...)
Manchester City beat visiting Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium Manchester City beat visiting Crystal Palace at the Etihad Stadium
- September 24, 2017

Realistically, this game has one victor written all over it. Manchester City come into the game with four wins from five in the league, while Palace are yet to earn a point. Sane led the rout, setting up Raheem Sterling for the second goal and Sergio Aguero - for the 300th club goal of his career - for the fourth. We are humble and we fight like a normal team. (more...)
Pablo Dybala at the double as Juventus claim thumping derby win Pablo Dybala at the double as Juventus claim thumping derby win
- September 24, 2017

As the 2017/2018 Italian Serie A head into the matchday six, neither the Jueves nor Torino has dropped a game this season with the Bianconeri flaunting a flawless 15 points from five matches while Il Toro has earned 11 points with three wins and two draws from their opening five matches. (more...)
Costa who? Alvaro Morata scores stunning hat trick in Chelsea rout Costa who? Alvaro Morata scores stunning hat trick in Chelsea rout
- September 24, 2017

He's a really good guy... The hat trick goal was a typical centre-forward's effort, with a predatory tap-in from 6 yards. While Hughes is deserving of some sympathy as he prepares to welcome another of the heavyweight sides to the bet365 Stadium this weekend, the experienced boss will also know that he is already under a bit of pressure following four games without a win. (more...)
Manchester United And Their City Rivals Stand Out Early On Manchester United And Their City Rivals Stand Out Early On
- September 24, 2017

We won three last season so they have more obligation than us . Another summer of speculation did not bring about a move to Real Madrid, but the 26-year-old does not seem unsettled and produced another fine display in Sunday's 4-0 defeat of Everton. (more...)
Green: 'I laughed in his face and it felt pretty damn good' Green: 'I laughed in his face and it felt pretty damn good'
- September 24, 2017

He forgot to log out of his blue check-marked account to seemingly log into one of perhaps several fake accounts that he set up in an effort to defend himself. "I regret doing that, and I apologize to them for doing that". "That's what we talked about". "Maybe he has, but I can't tell you that he has". I stood right there, over there and laughed in his face. (more...)