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India vs Australia 2017, 2nd T20I India vs Australia 2017, 2nd T20I
- October 09, 2017

Virat Kohli and his army had a target of 48 runs (DLS method) that had to be achieved in six overs. Amid India's risky bowling attack, the Aussies managed to score 118 runs in 18.4 overs before heavy shower stopped the game. The India vs Australia 2nd T20I will be played at Barsapara Stadium/ACA Stadium in Guwahati. The last match of the Sri Lanka series was four days before the first Test in Pune. (more...)
Toyota boasted a new sports auto Toyota boasted a new sports auto
- October 09, 2017

There is no word yet on the amount of horsepower and composition of its has and electric motor combination. Crucially the GR HV Sports Concept retains a front-engined, rear-drive layout and adds a centrally-mounted battery pack. Drivers can enjoy a six-speed manual with H-pattern shifting and a button allowing a quick switch to manual mode. The GR HV name itself is derived from Toyota's World Endurance Championship team, Gazoo Racing and the concept's hybrid vehicle configuration. (more...)
Sergio Aguero to make mega money transfer? Sergio Aguero to make mega money transfer?
- October 09, 2017

According to The Sun , City still intend to sign the Chile worldwide in the New Year and are hopeful of nabbing him from their Premier League rivals as early as January in a cut-price £25m move. However, a big bid for Aguero in January coupled for a cut price move for his replacement will be a true indicator of Guardiola's opinion of the Argentine. (more...)
Olivier Giroud scorpion kick against Palace makes Federation Internationale de Football Association award shortlist Olivier Giroud scorpion kick against Palace makes Federation Internationale de Football Association award shortlist
- October 09, 2017

He is joined on the list by Deyna Castellanos , who struck from the centre circle as the Venezuela under-17 women's team beat Cameroon last October, and Oscarine Masuluke . Public voting on the victor, carried out through the official Federation Internationale de Football Association website, will close on October 23. The total from each round of voting will be added together to decide the victor. (more...)
Harper, Zimm Rally the Nats Late to even up NLDS
- October 09, 2017

The Division Series moves to Wrigley Field for Game Three on October 9 and the Nationals will finally send out two-time Cy Young Award victor Max Scherzer , who was pushed back in the rotation because of an injured right hamstring. But he knows about pressure and of the excitement levels Cooper alluded to from pitching for Colombia in the World Baseball Classic on March 11. "He doesn't really show disappointment or happiness, either way, really", Baker said. (more...)
Arsenal's Mustafi set for 'extended layoff' after muscle injury - Low Arsenal's Mustafi set for 'extended layoff' after muscle injury - Low
- October 09, 2017

Joachim Löw's charges, already assured of a place at next summer's finals in Russian Federation, finished off in Group C by maintaining their 100 per cent record in qualification and ending with an unprecedented goal difference of +39. Shkodran Mustafi pulled up with an apparent thigh injury and was unable to follow Sheydaev, who eluded Antonio Ruediger and beat Bernd Leno at his near post. (more...)
J&K: Hizbul-Mujahideen terrorist, Abid gunned down in Shopian encounter J&K: Hizbul-Mujahideen terrorist, Abid gunned down in Shopian encounter
- October 09, 2017

More terrorists are believed to be trapped in the area. A gunbattle broke out this afternoon between terrorists and security forces in Shopian district of Kashmir, police said. Khalid, who was a Pakistani national, had been operational in the area for last two to three years and was also instrumental in arranging recruits for the terror outfit, police said. (more...)
Anthony Joshua: 'I expect to suffer defeats in my career'
- October 09, 2017

However, there have been rumblings that Joshua may not be ready for the showdown for some years, with some reports even suggesting that a fight may not happen until 2019 or 2020. There will be a time when I probably get beat and it's up to me to come back and try to redeem myself. LIKE I SAID..."I'm the most FEARED Heavyweight in the Division". (more...)
Harry Kane: England Harry Kane: England "have to do better"
- October 09, 2017

Straight after the restart, debutant Harry Winks' dreams almost came true when his initial shot from just inside the area rebound back to him for a second attempt but the keeper parried the ball for a corner. I can see Dier is trying to move the ball forwards with more urgency and clearly someone at Tottenham is helping him work on this. Shelvey has the ability to create a chance from very little. (more...)
Georges St. Pierre Guarantees Michael Bisping Won't Beat Him
- October 09, 2017

St-Pierre explained this feeling in a recent interview with ESPN . Despite the initially lukewarm reception to the announcement of the St-Pierre vs. He's not gonna beat me. There's nothing more sure. Finally, some intensity came to St-Pierre's face. I'm looking up."He's an unbelievable fighter, it would be an awesome honor, but I don't know", St-Pierre continued". (more...)
Neymar, Coutinho, Dybala lead Nominations for 2017 Ballon d'Or Neymar, Coutinho, Dybala lead Nominations for 2017 Ballon d'Or
- October 09, 2017

Real Madrid duo Luka Modric and Marcelo , and Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante are the other names to be released first. Philippe Coutinho of Liverpool was named in the second batch of names, alongside former Reds forward Luis Suarez . (more...)
Can asked about joining Klopp at Bayern: 'You never know' Can asked about joining Klopp at Bayern: 'You never know'
- October 09, 2017

Can has given little indication that he will sign a new deal with Liverpool despite Jurgen Klopp's willingness to hold on to the midfielder. The Germany global was the number one summer target for Juve, with his contract expiring at the end of the current season. (more...)
Rafael Nadal cruises past Nick Kyrgios to win China Open Rafael Nadal cruises past Nick Kyrgios to win China Open
- October 09, 2017

The victor of the 16 Grand Slam titles celebrated his 60th victory since the beginning of the year. "Of course, some moments were a little bit odd for me, something a little bit unusual". Kyrgios, who had been pursuing a fourth ATP singles title, displayed honest self-appraisal when he said his heavy defeat to Nadal was "typical". In reaching his ninth final of the year, Kyrgios registered his third victory in four encounters with the 20-year-old German Zverev. (more...)
Nadal eases past Kyrgios to claim China crown Nadal eases past Kyrgios to claim China crown
- October 09, 2017

Goffin captured his fourth ATP World Tour title after 84 minutes of play. The world-ranked 19 displayed his best side in forcing Nadal to 2-2 in the first set, but his other side emerged later. Nadal , 31, secured the opening set thanks to two breaks of serve before racing through the second set against an out of sorts Kyrgios who struggled to cope with the greater consistency from Nadal's racket. (more...)
Catalan giants keen on Man United star in January Catalan giants keen on Man United star in January
- October 09, 2017

The potential is there, though, and if Martial does get frustrated at being used as a fringe player at Old Trafford , you can see why Barcelona would want him. The qualities possed by the Frenchman are enormous but Mourinho is still reluctant to hand him a starting - something that is on offer at Barcelona . (more...)
PTV Sports Pakistan vs Sri Lanka Second Test Day 4 Live Streaming PTV Sports Pakistan vs Sri Lanka Second Test Day 4 Live Streaming
- October 09, 2017

Sri Lanka racked up 482 in its first innings at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium as Karunaratne made a career-best 196. Asad Shafiq fell for 12. The session was dominated by Pakistan with both Sohail and Azhar adding 71 runs between them for the fifth wicket but Sri Lanka managed to bounce back with Rangana Herath (3-84) trapping the latter LBW but not before he completed his half-century. (more...)
Surprise pole victor for Sunday's race at Charlotte, plus Friday observations
- October 09, 2017

This was Harvick's fifth stage win of 2017. For someone with as fast a auto as he had, he didn't even make it to the round of eight, not to mention the final four. McMurray passed Keselowski for 10th as Hamlin slid back to 12th. He seemed to be as good as Truex late in the race, but an terrible pit stop - his tire carrier tripped and fell - dropped him to 12th. (more...)
Rafael Nadal scoops sixth title of 2017 with victory in China Rafael Nadal scoops sixth title of 2017 with victory in China
- October 09, 2017

Nadal kept a high level throughout the match, saving all 4 break points to keep the pressure on his rival, and he broke Nick 4 times from 12 opportunities to bring the match safely home, rattling off 9 games from 2-2 in the opener. It's tough to find positives when you won three games in the final. 'I mean, I obviously didn't react professionally. The Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan and season-ending extravaganza World Tour Finals at London's O2 in November end another memorable year which ... (more...)
Republicans' responsibility for gun violence Republicans' responsibility for gun violence
- October 09, 2017

The powerful US gun lobby, the National Rifle Association, said on Sunday it would oppose an outright ban on bump-stock devices that the killer in the Las Vegas massacre of 58 people used to turn rifles into automatic weapons and strafe a crowd with bursts of sustained gunfire. (more...)
A weakened Nate brings flooding, power outages to Gulf Coast A weakened Nate brings flooding, power outages to Gulf Coast
- October 09, 2017

It was downgraded to a tropical storm warning and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu lifted a citywide curfew. Hurricane Nate brought a burst of flooding and power outages to the U.S. About 53,000 of those were in the Mobile area. Mississippi Emergency Management Agency spokesman Greg Flynn said about 1,100 people spent the night in shelters. (more...)
Sorry Celtic, It's Bad Time To Play Bayern Munich - Former Germany Boss Sorry Celtic, It's Bad Time To Play Bayern Munich - Former Germany Boss
- October 09, 2017

James chose to go to Bayern for a number of reasons - several of them having to do with Ancelotti, who he of course worked with in Spain and enjoyed it. My coaching team and I will now do everything to present successful football to the fans again. Hoffenheim coach Julian Nagelsmann is already being touted as a potential long-term successor, but Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has no doubt Heynckes is the right man for the time being. (more...)
FIRST REPORT: Purdue Tops Minnesota 31-17 FIRST REPORT: Purdue Tops Minnesota 31-17
- October 09, 2017

Fleck juggled signal callers earlier in the season. Lightning and heavy rain forced an interruption of almost an hour-and-a-half early in the fourth quarter. Sindelar replaced David Blough in the first half and had the best game of his career. Shannon Brooks ran for 116 yards, Rodney Smith ran for 88 and they easily won the turnover battle. (more...)
VP Mike Pence leaves National Football League game after anthem protest VP Mike Pence leaves National Football League game after anthem protest
- October 09, 2017

Stand for equality, justice, unity, respect, dialogue, opportunity". The players stood with their arms locked during the anthem . "I don't think it's too much to ask NFL players to respect the Flag and our National Anthem ", the statement read. (more...)
The Longest World Series Droughts
- October 09, 2017

The starting pitching matchup is pretty even with New York's Luis Severino vs. Minnesota's Ervin Santana, with maybe a slight edge to Severino, but the Yankees have a big edge with their bullpen. The Cubs are coming off a magical season that washed 108 years of exasperation in winning the World Series . Of course, we can do virtually the same thing by betting both teams' at 8-1 and having basically 4.5-1 on our investment for the surviving team (note: you can also do better by shopping ... (more...)
Cristie Kerr completes wire-to-wire victory at Open de France Cristie Kerr completes wire-to-wire victory at Open de France
- October 09, 2017

Several players donated money for each birdie they made to help fund the event's cancer charity, with Kerr donating $5,000. England's Holly Clyburn , 26, struck a final-round 66 - with five birdies and just one bogey - to finish 7 under par and tie for fourth with Holland's Anne van Dam. (more...)
Las Vegas gunman booked hotel overlooking Lollapalooza 2 months before massacre Las Vegas gunman booked hotel overlooking Lollapalooza 2 months before massacre
- October 09, 2017

All times are Pacific. All the weapons were legally purchased in four states. Paddock booked two rooms at the Blackstone Hotel across from Grant Park, where the festival was taking place, according to TMZ . "Was he doing pre-surveillance?" "We may never know with a 100 percent certainty", he said. "You have to make an assumption that he had some help at some point", Lombardo said, describing the attack as meticulously planned. (more...)
JT Brown Brings National Anthem Protests to the NHL JT Brown Brings National Anthem Protests to the NHL
- October 09, 2017

Brown remained standing with his fist raised for the entirety of the anthem. He had protested similarly in at least one preseason game. Following the game, Brown said he chose to raise his fist during the anthem to "show my support". (more...)
JJ Watt Hospitalized After Suffering Knee Injury vs. Chiefs JJ Watt Hospitalized After Suffering Knee Injury vs. Chiefs
- October 09, 2017

This will be the second consecutive season for Watt that will end early due to injury. He was later seen on crutches getting into an ambulance. A back injury cost him all but three games in the 2016 season, and he dislocated a finger in the season opener, though he didn't miss a game from it. (more...)
Jerry Jones Says Any Cowboys Player Who 'Disrespects' the Flag Won't Play Jerry Jones Says Any Cowboys Player Who 'Disrespects' the Flag Won't Play
- October 09, 2017

The team on Sunday stood during the national anthem but at least two made their own personalized statement. David Irving and Damontre Moore each held up their fists at the end of the anthem. Irving and Moore both feel that it is not an act disrespecting the flag. It became a bigger story when President Donald Trump discussed it a few weeks earlier, calling for anyone who kneels during the national anthem to be fired. (more...)
CAF, Atiku, Ikpeba Salute Super Eagles On 2018 World Cup Qualification ‎
- October 09, 2017

In a statement issued by Turaki Hassan, his spokesman, Dogara hailed members of the national team for their dedication, patriotism, and commitment to doing Nigeria proud. Obiano urged Nigerians and all lovers of sports to rally round the Russian-bound Eagles and lend them the support they needed to represent the country well in the World Cup. (more...)