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MS Dhoni Owes Career to Sourav Ganguly Says Virender Sehwag MS Dhoni Owes Career to Sourav Ganguly Says Virender Sehwag
- October 09, 2017

He said that Ganguly believed in giving chances to new players. But while discussing the greatest captains from the nation, one name that is spoken with a lot of honour is that of Sourav Ganguly. Dhoni, who struggled to get going in his in his first 4 matches, got a surprise promotion in the batting order in the second match against Pakistan at Vishakhapatnam where he scored a rapid 148. (more...)
Novo Nordisk A/S (NYSE:NVO) Sees Significantly Lower Trading Volume
- October 09, 2017

About 760,160 shares traded. Piper Jaffray initiated Novo Nordisk A S (ADR) (NYSE:NVO) on Friday, September 23 with "Neutral" rating. It has underperformed by 40.63% the S&P500. The company has a strong pipeline, primarily focusing on therapeutic proteins within insulin, GLP-1, blood clotting factors and human growth hormone. (more...)
Liverpool attacker makes huge admission about his future Liverpool attacker makes huge admission about his future
- October 09, 2017

Salah scored both Egypt's goals as they beat Congo 2-1 on Sunday to book their place in the World Cup for the first time since 1990. Can and Salah combined for a goal against Burnley in September, and the former is looking forward to his growing partnership with the more attacking players. (more...)
Fellaini has knee ligament damage, says Belgium coach Fellaini has knee ligament damage, says Belgium coach
- October 09, 2017

He is now back at Carrington and a full prognosis is expected in the following days. Mourinho already lost one Belgian global to injury after Marouane Fellaini was ruled out for two weeks with a knee ligament strain he picked up against Bosnia. (more...)
Serie A giants preparing bumper January bid for Man City attacker Serie A giants preparing bumper January bid for Man City attacker
- October 09, 2017

The Premier League pacesetters were close to agreeing a £60m deal to bring the Chile global to the Etihad Stadium in the summer, only for the transfer to collapse on deadline day when Arsenal were unable to convince Thomas Lemar to join them from Monaco. (more...)
Phil Thompson says Liverpool should sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January Phil Thompson says Liverpool should sign Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January
- October 09, 2017

Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will not be taking part in the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia after his Gabon side slipped to a 3-0 defeat in Morocco on Saturday night . "Where you sit in that financial pecking order does make a difference". Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has blamed "cursed orange juice" for Gabon's failure to reach the World Cup finals. (more...)
Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford to play Monday night vs. Bears Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford to play Monday night vs. Bears
- October 09, 2017

The Vikings will need a big game from Bradford, who will also have Michael Floyd back from a four-game suspension. Quarterback Case Keenum filled in against the Steelers, Buccaneers and Lions while Bradford was recovering. Bank Stadium. After tossing five interceptions through just four starts, Bears quarterback Mike Glennon will sit out during this week's Monday night matchup against Minnesota. (more...)
Jemele Hill Suspended By ESPN Over Jerry Jones Tweets Jemele Hill Suspended By ESPN Over Jerry Jones Tweets
- October 09, 2017

Jemele Hill has been suspended from ESPN, the network said in a statement Monday. "She previously acknowledged letting her colleagues and company do with an impulsive tweet". A few weeks ago, controversy ensued when the sports analyst was reprimanded for having the audacity to call Donald Trump a White Supremacist on Twitter . (more...)
Rafael Nadal to Nick Kyrgios: 'You have a great future'
- October 09, 2017

I played terribly " Kyrgios said post-match. Nadal , a 16-time Grand Slam victor, saved 22 of 25 break points entering Sunday's clash and would deny all four he faced against the Kyrgios, who would strike 20 winners but was unable to overcome 35 unforced errors. (more...)
Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics: One new drugs cheat caught Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics: One new drugs cheat caught
- October 09, 2017

Last year, the International Olympic Committee retested more than 1,500 samples from Beijing 2008 and London 2012 Olympics and found 111 new positives, 37 of which were from Russians. The IOC said it had conducted re-tests of 1,195 urine samples, including those of all medalists from the winter Games seven years ago as well as of all Russian athletes. (more...)
Schlumberger NV (SLB) Given New $80.00 Price Target at Citigroup Inc Schlumberger NV (SLB) Given New $80.00 Price Target at Citigroup Inc
- October 09, 2017

Schlumberger N.V. The company has a market capitalization of $94.62 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 538.11 and a beta of 1.05. The oil and gas company reported $0.35 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.30 by $0.05. (more...)
Losing Ozil and Sanchez would be a 'huge setback', reveals Arsenal youngster Losing Ozil and Sanchez would be a 'huge setback', reveals Arsenal youngster
- October 09, 2017

Sanchez is expected to join United's bitter rivals Manchester City next summer, and Iwobi accepts that would be a blow. Iwobi heaped praise on his teammates stating that they are unstoppable when in form and feels Arsenal will be weakened by their departures. (more...)
Gary Andersen, Oregon State agree to mutually part ways Gary Andersen, Oregon State agree to mutually part ways
- October 09, 2017

Anderson's statement on why he and the school chose to part ways notes that it is the "correct decision" and that success only comes when "all parties involved are moving in the same direction". "This is an exceptionally hard time for me, personally and professionally", Barnes said. Andersen was the head coach at Utah State from 2009-2012, where he compiled a 26-24 record, including an 11-2 season in his final year that propelled him to the Wisconsin job. (more...)
Fellaini set to miss Man United's clash against Liverpool Fellaini set to miss Man United's clash against Liverpool
- October 09, 2017

Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini is set to miss their Premier League clash against Liverpool after picking up a knee injury playing for Belgium . Get well soon Marouane!' 'The pitch was unsafe, ' said De Bruyne. Still, we can't take that Sun story seriously because it is followed by this horrific pun: 'Pogba was vidoed (sic) dancing behind a auto wheel this week but Mourinho already knew the Frenchman will not be a driving force on the pitch for quite a while yet'. (more...)
MI drops, MSU moves into Top 25 poll MI drops, MSU moves into Top 25 poll
- October 09, 2017

Saturday night continued the latter theme. Coach Mark Richt would not divulge specifics about the injury . New kids on the block: No. 22 Michigan State, No. Regular starter Keller Chryst took the first snaps under center for the Cardinal (7/13, 106 yards), but was spelled regularly for K.J. In just the first 15 minutes, Penn State's defense protected its ideal first-quarter streak, as the only FBS team to keep an opponent off the scoreboard in the first frame this season. (more...)
Coutinho, Kante on list of Ballon d'Or 2017 nominees
- October 09, 2017

The France international's nomination was published by France Football magazine as part of a day of announcements that will see all 30 potential winners on the shortlist revealed. The Frenchman was named as a nominee earlier this morning alongside PSG's Neymar, Juve's Paulo Dybala, and Real Madrid duo Luka Modric and Marcelo. (more...)
Man Utd's Fellaini suffers knee injury ahead of Liverpool clash Man Utd's Fellaini suffers knee injury ahead of Liverpool clash
- October 09, 2017

Speaking to the Sun , Martinez said: "I have seen a difference in the maturity of Romelu [Lukaku] since his move to Manchester United ". It now seems fans are becoming so desperate that a fan supposedly called Martinez in the middle of the night to try and persuade the manager to keep Lukaku out of his squad. (more...)
Who should win the 2017 Ballon d'Or? Who should win the 2017 Ballon d'Or?
- October 09, 2017

Chelsea pair N'Golo Kante and Eden Hazard , Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea and Manchester City's Kevin De Bruyne also make the list. Kante was at the heart of Antonio Conte's side which stormed to the 2016/17 Premier League title and the France global won the PFA Player of the Year for his efforts last season. (more...)
Sky Sports pundit: Eden Hazard can make Alvaro Morata even better for Chelsea Sky Sports pundit: Eden Hazard can make Alvaro Morata even better for Chelsea
- October 09, 2017

Hazard has been the subject of much speculation surrounding his future in west London, with Los Blancos and Les Parisiens both eager to prise him away from his current side. Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia is in charge of securing new contracts for first team players and she will be the one to sign off on the new financial packages. (more...)
Ex-LSU, NFL great YA Tittle dies at 90
- October 09, 2017

He was one of two players in National Football League history to throw for 500 yards and seven touchdowns in a game (Drew Brees, 2015). Tittle led the New York Giants to 3 consecutive division titles from 1961 to 1963, but alas, Tittle never played on a championship team. (more...)
Tennessee suspends player who kicked teammate in face Tennessee suspends player who kicked teammate in face
- October 09, 2017

After a VolQuest.com report emerged on Monday morning, Jones confirmed that Taylor, a starting defensive end, has been suspended indefinitely. The blow required Smith to receive stitches. Through five games, Taylor has 20 tackles, two tackles for loss and a sack. Tennessee already expected to be without Taylor for the first half against SC after he was ejected in the second half of the Georgia game for attempting to punch a Georgia player. (more...)
O'Brien, Watson Discuss Watt, Mercilus Injuries O'Brien, Watson Discuss Watt, Mercilus Injuries
- October 09, 2017

The Texans get a cupcake matchup in Week 6 against the Cleveland Browns and then have their bye in Week 7 to try and get things strained out. But by tackles his best season came a year ago, when he finished with 53, adding 7.5 sacks and four fumble recoveries. (more...)
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' 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...)