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Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc set for comeback from injury Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc set for comeback from injury
- October 03, 2017

He remained fit for the next few months before the injury occurred again during Australia's tour of India (Test series) in March this year. Australia's assistant coach David Saker confirmed Starc and Josh Hazlewood would feature in first-class cricket before the home Ashes series against England, starting in November. (more...)
Ian Wright Makes Unusual Prediction For Arsenal's Next Manager Ian Wright Makes Unusual Prediction For Arsenal's Next Manager
- October 03, 2017

Arsenal legend Ian Wright has urged the Gunners to consider Burnley manager Sean Dyche to replace Arsene Wenger when the Frenchman hangs up his boots at north London. But after seven games, Burnley are just one point behind the Gunners, with Sean Dyche leading an excellent campaign at Turf Moor. "The fact is would they give Sean Dyche that job?" "If he carries on like he is he'll probably be pushed into that role". (more...)
'Unopposed' Nawaz Sharif re-elected PML-N president after rushed legislation 'Unopposed' Nawaz Sharif re-elected PML-N president after rushed legislation
- October 03, 2017

Meanwhile, Sharif is expected to be reinstated as the chief of his party- Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) today after a scheduled party leadeship meet. The law was enacted by the night of October 2nd. Hours later, Pakistan's parliament amended a law to enable Sharif to re-take PML-N leadership. However, the ruling party introduced an amendment in the Election Bill 2017 allowing any disqualified legislator to hold party office. (more...)
BPCL Kochi to receive its first United States crude consignment on Thursday BPCL Kochi to receive its first United States crude consignment on Thursday
- October 03, 2017

State-owned Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd have also placed orders for about 2.95 million barrels and 1 million barrels of U.S. Officials here said the United States crude supply will help India to keep oil prices low and stable to benefit consumers. India, who has traditionally brought Crude oil from Dubai has changed its platform and received its first shipment of US Crude . (more...)
UFC 'Saddened' by Attacks in Las Vegas on Monday UFC 'Saddened' by Attacks in Las Vegas on Monday
- October 03, 2017

UFC president Dana White announced on Monday that the company would be donating $1 million to the families of those affected by the Las Vegas shooting - a massacre that has already become the deadliest mass shooting in United States history. (more...)
Newcomer Harrison Butker gives Chiefs leg up on Redskins Newcomer Harrison Butker gives Chiefs leg up on Redskins
- October 03, 2017

The Washington Redskins seek their third straight win when they take on the unbeaten Kansas City Chiefs on " Monday Night Football " at Arrowhead Stadium. That missed opportunity came back to haunt them less than a minute later. Here are the biggest takeaways from the game. "A tough one to lose". "We've got to clean that up". (more...)
WBC orders Golovkin-Canelo rematch WBC orders Golovkin-Canelo rematch
- October 03, 2017

According to GGG promoter Tom Loeffler, however, there's some doubt that this yet unscheduled rematch will actually occur in Las Vegas. Most thought Golovkin deserved the decision, and although judge Dave Moretti scored it 115-113 in his favor, Don Trella had it 114-114 and Adalaide Byrd had a universally criticized scorecard of 118-110 for Alvarez , who even said he did not win by that much. (more...)
Muguruza exits on day of upsets at China Open Muguruza exits on day of upsets at China Open
- October 03, 2017

It is the second straight first round upset for Stephens, who hasn't won since defeating Madison Keys to win her first major title back in September. Stephens, who is seeded 15th in Beijing, was eliminated in the first round of last week's Wuhan Open by China's Wang Qiang and was left lamenting another poor performance. (more...)
Titans QB Marcus Mariota Out vs. Texans Due to Hamstring Injury Titans QB Marcus Mariota Out vs. Texans Due to Hamstring Injury
- October 03, 2017

Because of all what I said, I believe Watson is my early Rookie of the Year candidate and I say this without any sense of equivocation. They left searching for answers as to what went wrong after a 57-14 loss that extended their skid in Houston to six games. (more...)
Is Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (GLPI) Finding Support or Hitting Resistance?
- October 03, 2017

It has underperformed by 5.78% the S&P500. Evercore Trust Company decreased Gaming & Leisure Pptys Inc ( GLPI ) stake by 12.33% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Barclays PLC raised their price target on Gaming and Leisure Properties from $40.00 to $44.00 and gave the company an "overweight" rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 16th. (more...)
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale sidelined for Wales' crucial World Cup qualifiers Real Madrid star Gareth Bale sidelined for Wales' crucial World Cup qualifiers
- October 03, 2017

He added: " He could have played with us [against Espanyol] but I preferred to leave him out as he had a small complaint ". Woodburn has been knocking on the door to start these games, after the 17-year-old made quite the impression in Wales' last two qualifiers. (more...)
Cortez Says McGregor-Malignaggi Should Happen, Explains Why Cortez Says McGregor-Malignaggi Should Happen, Explains Why
- October 03, 2017

McGregor , a two division champion in the UFC , made his professional boxing debut in August, and he was stopped in ten rounds by five division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas . They're waiting to hear I'm saying, I'm waiting to see what they say. McGregor said he would fight Malignaggi, but Paulie would have to come across to mixed martial arts. (more...)
Kangaroos World Cup squad team announcement Kangaroos World Cup squad team announcement
- October 03, 2017

Slater's recall sees him pull on the Kangaroos jersey for the first time in three years in a period where he has battled shoulder injuries and the form of Darius Boyd, who has also been named. Cameron Smith will captain the squad, while Sydney Roosters' Boyd Cordner has been endorsed as Vice-Captain by Australian Rugby League Commission Chairman John Grant. (more...)
Watch Highlights For the Preseason Debut of Lakers' Lonzo Ball Watch Highlights For the Preseason Debut of Lakers' Lonzo Ball
- October 03, 2017

The highlight reel play capped off a solid first quarter for Ball, who finished with five points, two assists and a steal. He featured heavily in the NBA Summer League and was named the Most Valuable Player for the tournament. Ball posted eight points and four assists in the Lakers 113-107 loss to Denver. Ball's next chance to return to action comes on Wednesday as the Lakers matchup against the Nuggets again. (more...)
Liverpool's Draw with Newcastle Didn't 'Feel Too Fair,' Says Jurgen Klopp Liverpool's Draw with Newcastle Didn't 'Feel Too Fair,' Says Jurgen Klopp
- October 03, 2017

Since then Liverpool has only collected five points from a possible 12 to drop to seventh. We're still playing good football and creating chances. Arsenal delivered the flawless gift for Wenger on the 21st anniversary of his appointment as manager. In the second half, Liverpool increasingly attacked defense of the host. (more...)
Former Georgia RB Todd Gurley's hot start has him in elite company Former Georgia RB Todd Gurley's hot start has him in elite company
- October 03, 2017

Based on just about every metric this year's 3-1 start is vastly different than last year's. Fisher got fired two months later and the Rams finished 4-12. I just think we're playing good defenses. "Then we go into halftime and come back and it is not the same". But the Rams cut the lead to 24-16 by the half, then put together a sensational second half to take the lead and eventually hold off the defending NFC East champion Cowboys. (more...)
Chargers remain winless with 26-24 loss to Philadelphia Eagles Chargers remain winless with 26-24 loss to Philadelphia Eagles
- October 03, 2017

This was the year that the bad luck that has haunted the Los Angeles Chargers supposed to fade. The Chargers are just not clicking at this point. "It's just big for us, and we just have to keep racking them up". The Nielsen TV rating for the Chargers-Dolphins game on KFMB Channel 8 was measured at a mere 12.3. Despite the absence of Jason Verrett , the Chargers' secondary held up pretty well last week against a hot Kansas City Chiefs team. (more...)
The Cavs Are Reportedly Making A Change To Their Starting 5 The Cavs Are Reportedly Making A Change To Their Starting 5
- October 03, 2017

Cleveland's acquisition of Jae Crowder in the Isaiah Thomas-Kyrie Irving deal gives them a good deal of frontcourt flexibility due to Crowder's ability to play some smallball power forward, and this led to speculation that perhaps the Cavs would go small and start Love at the five. (more...)
Ghana Fails To Meet Deadline To Bid For 2018 CHAN Tournament Ghana Fails To Meet Deadline To Bid For 2018 CHAN Tournament
- October 03, 2017

Ethiopia is bidding to host the 2018 African Championship of Nations (CHAN) tournament, 42 years after hosting its last major continental football tournament. The 5th edition is to be held in 2018. The competition is set to be staged from 12 January to 4 February 2018. Should Morocco or Equatorial Guinea win the fresh bid, Kenya plans to request Caf for a play-off with either Egypt or Algeria, who finished third and fourth in the North zone during the qualifiers to determine the final slot ... (more...)
Sturridge not the same since Suarez left Liverpool, claims Carragher Sturridge not the same since Suarez left Liverpool, claims Carragher
- October 03, 2017

Coutinho had tried to leave Anfield in the summer and as Jamie Carragher points out: 'Where would Liverpool be without Phillippe Coutinho right now?'. "His (Sturridge's) chance, if that was Kane, or if that was Morata or it was Lukaku, that is a goal and Liverpool are coming away with a 2-1 win". (more...)
Carlo Ancelotti: Carlo Ancelotti: "Riposerò per i prossimi dieci mesi"
- October 03, 2017

Secondo i giocatori, infatti, non avrebbero raggiunto il minimo carico di lavoro. Difficile che arrivi un esonero dell'allenatore francese nei prossimi giorni ma l'intenzione del club londinese sarebbe quella di trovare un accordo per la prossima stagione. (more...)
'Ozil won't leave Arsenal in January...' 'Ozil won't leave Arsenal in January...'
- October 03, 2017

Mourinho consistently spoke about his determination to sign a creative player and Ozil could fit the bill. "Luciano Spalletti knows this team has room for improvement, that is what we are working on". Even then, though, the chairman warned against anything being expected after being burned in the January market before. The 28-year-old's current deal runs out at the end of the season, and with talks at an impasse as he has continues to show no real willingness to remain at the Emirates ... (more...)
Sharma smashes century as India wrap up ODI series with victory Sharma smashes century as India wrap up ODI series with victory
- October 03, 2017

The spin trio of Patel, Kuldeep Yadav (0/48) and part- timer Kedar Jadhav (1/48) then stemmed the flow of runs. Travis Head and Stoinis tried hard to counter a persistent Indian bowling with their 87-run fifth-wicket partnership, but their departure spelt further trouble for the visitors. (more...)
How Many Franco Nevada Corp (NYSE:FNV)'s Analysts Are Bullish?
- October 03, 2017

The following firms have recently changed their position in FNV. The Welch & Forbes Llc holds 231,701 shares with $30.71M value, up from 225,974 last quarter. The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 16th were paid a $0.22 dividend. (more...)
Northwestern vs. Penn State Northwestern vs. Penn State
- October 03, 2017

I'm sitting there cheering for the guy. "He's pretty darn good". The Penn State Nittany Lions look for a nice road victory to start 6-0 for the first time since the 2008 season. He's an outstanding football player". Hamilton was named the the Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week, while Barkley earned the Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week. (more...)
Ben McAdoo not surprised by Giants rough start Ben McAdoo not surprised by Giants rough start
- October 03, 2017

You can't cry about it. This game was a must-win for the Giants, so the trainers were left with only one option to get their best playmaker back on the field as soon as possible: Unfortunately, it was a very painful option. "I don't see anyone playing scared out there", McAdoo said. Say whatever you will about Beckham's antics, superstar persona, desire to earn as much money as possible during the prime of his career or the fact the Giants haven't won anything of note with him on the roster. (more...)
New York Yankees playoff future is wild New York Yankees playoff future is wild
- October 03, 2017

Minnesota was 52-56 on August 5 and closed the season on a 33-21 run. By not winning the American League East, the Bronx Bombers find themselves in a must-win situation as they square off against the Minnesota Twins in a one-game playoff at Yankee Stadium beginning at 8 p.m. (more...)
Former WSU head coach Mike Price returns to sidelines with UTEP Former WSU head coach Mike Price returns to sidelines with UTEP
- October 03, 2017

He was head coach at UTEP from 2004-12 and took the Miners to three bowl games-2004, 2005 and 2010. Kugler's best season was in 2014 when the miners were 7-6 and played in the New Mexico Bowl. Alabama hired Price after the 2002 season to replace Dennis Franchione, but he was sacked the following spring because of conduct issues, including his behavior at a strip club while attending a golf tournament in Florida. (more...)
Man City is the Class of the EPL Man City is the Class of the EPL
- October 03, 2017

Chelsea midfielder Cesc Fabregas believes that Manchester City were better rested heading into Saturday's Premier League clash between the two clubs. Tougher tests are coming up for United , though, and this early season brilliance will be genuinely challenged for the first time by Liverpool in the first game back from the global break. (more...)
Harry Kane is undoubtedly world class-but probably not better than Ronaldo Harry Kane is undoubtedly world class-but probably not better than Ronaldo
- October 03, 2017

Last season he was sent off in the Europa League for a awful lunge in a match against Gent, an action for which he received a three game suspension, which has kept him out of Tottenham's opening two Champions League matches. Manchester United's utility man Ashley Young insists there will be no targeting of one specific competition this season as they have their sights set on winning everything they can. (more...)