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US Soccer may have to play World Cup qualifier on flooded field US Soccer may have to play World Cup qualifier on flooded field
- October 10, 2017

The U.S. are now in third in the Hex on 12 points, two points ahead of both fourth-place Panama and fifth-place Honduras . CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying on beIN en Espanol: Ecuador vs Argentina at 7:20pm. Those circumstances lend themselves to a more conservative approach than we saw against Panama , so don't be surprised if Arena give defensive midfielder Michael Bradley - who flew solo on Friday - a little more help in the middle. (more...)
Scope for reform in energy sector: Modi Scope for reform in energy sector: Modi
- October 10, 2017

State-run Saudi Aramco, which on Sunday launched a new office near Delhi, is in talks with several Indian refiners for a possible joint venture by next year. "Between then and today, the rapid transformation we see is nothing but miraculous", one of the executives present in Monday's session said on condition of anonymity. (more...)
Cam Called Sexist - Reporter Called Racist After Remark And Tweets Spark Controversy
- October 10, 2017

Also having a big day was Eagles receiver Torrey Smith, who scored from 59 yards as the Eagles soared past the Cardinals. "He comes out and practices hard", Rivera said. Cam Newton's loss is Dak Prescott's gain. "I'm a veteran and my son is in the Army", Pannebacker said. "We had to stay away from that and play better". (more...)
Israel police dismiss report of knife incident at Spain match Israel police dismiss report of knife incident at Spain match
- October 10, 2017

He tried to get closer to Real Madrid's player, Isco , holding a knife in his hand. However, there was no immediate response from security authorities regarding the report and a police spokesman played down the incident after the match. (more...)
Zuckerberg Slammed for Tone-Deaf Virtual-Reality Tour of Devastated Puerto Rico Zuckerberg Slammed for Tone-Deaf Virtual-Reality Tour of Devastated Puerto Rico
- October 10, 2017

In the demonstration, Zuckerberg and the company's head of social VR Rachel Franklin were transported to Puerto Rico, which was criticized by users on social media. Zuckerberg's use of his cartoonish avatar comes as Facebook prepares to host its Oculus Connect, its annual Oculus developer conference. Many citizens in the US-territory are still without power and water three weeks after Hurricane Maria struck the island, and US President Donald Trump has consistently downplayed the ... (more...)
Thai Elections in November 2018, Prayuth Promises Thai Elections in November 2018, Prayuth Promises
- October 10, 2017

The election announcement comes after Prayuth traveled to the USA earlier this month to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House - an embrace the junta chief was denied under Barack Obama's administration . During Prayuth's visit to the U.S.in early October, he told President Donald Trump that he would announce an election for 2018. That unexpected announcement caused a commotion back in the kingdom, where Prayut initially rowed back and said only that a specific date would be ... (more...)
Egypt qualifies for 2018 World Cup after 2-1 win over Congo Egypt qualifies for 2018 World Cup after 2-1 win over Congo
- October 10, 2017

Millions of Egyptians took to the streets chanting slogans and waving the country's flag, after a 2-1 win against Congo on Sunday. Egypt's Mohamed Salah celebrates with his teammates after defeating Congo during the 2018 World Cup Group "E" qualifying match. (more...)
ESPN suspends Jemele Hill over National Football League tweets ESPN suspends Jemele Hill over National Football League tweets
- October 10, 2017

At the time, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders suggested hill's comments about Trump were " a fireable offense ". "In fact, tanked so badly it is the talk of the industry!" "In the aftermath, all employees were reminded of how individual tweets may reflect negatively on ESPN and that such actions would have consequences", the network continued. (more...)
Roger Federer had a dance off with Mickey Mouse in Shanghai Roger Federer had a dance off with Mickey Mouse in Shanghai
- October 10, 2017

I tell you one, only one. Is Halep's rise to world No. 1 without a Grand Slam win a slight on the WTA Tour? Nadal, who in August re-took the world's top ranking for the first time in more than three years, is also enjoying a stellar campaign. (more...)
South Africa's inaugural T20 Global League likely to be postponed South Africa's inaugural T20 Global League likely to be postponed
- October 10, 2017

It is understood that local broadcasters SuperSports is close to signing the papers but amount proposed by the network is much less than the anticipated amount. There was no indication that any of the current owners, seven of whom are from overseas, would withdraw from the event. CSA are expected to comment on the matter shortly. (more...)
Australia vs Syria: how and where to watch Australia vs Syria: how and where to watch
- October 10, 2017

The stadium has been home to some of the Socceroos' most memorable moments, including the 2005 World Cup playoff win against Uruguay that sent them to their first finals in 32 years. But the drama was not over as Syria won a late free kick just outside Australia's area with the seconds counting down. Postecoglou's concerns threatened to deepen when Brad Smith had to go off injured, with Mooy introduced in his stead, but the Socceroos breathed a sigh of relief with 12 minutes played when ... (more...)
Wales World Cup bid gives boost to Cardiff Airport
- October 10, 2017

I can't give anybody an answer right now. Duffy has flourished as a full worldwide under Martin O'Neill and he expressed his delight that the manager recently signed a new deal to remain in charge for the European Championship Qualifiers in 2020. (more...)
UFC 216: A night with more winners than losers
- October 10, 2017

The gate, the pay-per-view, the sponsorship revenue, the merchandise sales. About a week ago, there was a rumor that UFC 219 on December 30th in Las Vegas would be the place and date for McGregor vs Diaz 3, but White said that wasn't true. (more...)
Jose Mourinho was scouting Mijat Gacinovic during Serbia's World Cup Qualifying Jose Mourinho was scouting Mijat Gacinovic during Serbia's World Cup Qualifying
- October 10, 2017

United, meanwhile, aren't the first Premier League club to cast their eyes Gacinovic: scouts from Arsenal were also present at the game and are also believed to have been alerted by the winger's potential. The Mirror say Mourinho may face competition if he is to try and sign Gacinovic, with Bayern Munich interested in a move while Arsenal have also scouted him on the global scene. (more...)
Man sues Chicago Cubs, MLB after foul ball injury Man sues Chicago Cubs, MLB after foul ball injury
- October 10, 2017

This is said to be on behalf of a fan who lost sight in his left eye after being hit with a foul ball back in August. My life, and the lives of many fans, have been changed forever by Major League Baseball's failure to protect its fans. "I knew foul balls go into the stands", Loos said. Turning to news outside our local region, a Chicago Law Office has filed a lawsuit against the Major League Baseball and the Chicago Cubs. (more...)
Odell Beckham Jr.'s Ankle Injury Means Surgery Odell Beckham Jr.'s Ankle Injury Means Surgery
- October 10, 2017

This game has given me the opportunity to grow as a man, father, husband, teammate, leader. The biggest lesson I've learned about myself is that Adversity kicks my Ass. Beckham had five catches for 97 yards and a touchdown against the Chargers, ending his season with 25 catches, 302 yards and three touchdowns. Apart from Beckham, the Giants are likely to be without Sterling Shepard and Brandon Marshall for multiple weeks according to separate reports from ESPN's Adam Schefter and the ... (more...)
Giants WR Brandon Marshall To Undergo Ankle Surgery, Out For 2017 Giants WR Brandon Marshall To Undergo Ankle Surgery, Out For 2017
- October 10, 2017

I'm so thankful for this game. "Gods Delay isn't Gods Denial". The 24-year-old Beckham was hurt late in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 27-22 loss to Los Angeles when Chargers cornerback Casey Hayward fell on his ankle and pinned it to the turf. (more...)
Tottenham striker Harry Kane included on 2017 Ballon d'Or shortlist Tottenham striker Harry Kane included on 2017 Ballon d'Or shortlist
- October 10, 2017

The Ballon d'Or is an award presented by weekly magazine France Football and is voted for by European journalists. David de Gea , Philippe Coutinho and Sadio Mane , Kevin de Bruyne and N'Golo Kante, have also been chosen. He clinched last year's title ahead of Lionel Messi and Antoine Griezmann and is expected to be among the names announced later in the day. Messi, 30, has claimed the prize on five occasions, while no player other than the Argentine or his Portuguese rival has ... (more...)
Beckham out rest of season Beckham out rest of season
- October 10, 2017

The game has shown me who I really am good and bad. Beckham, 24, was hurt late in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 27-22 loss to the Chargers when cornerback Casey Hayward fell on his ankle and pinned it to the turf. Along with King, they will add rookie Travis Rudolph and wide receiver Darius Powe to the practice squad, ESPN reported. "Sort of takes care of itself when you have guys nicked up like we do". (more...)
Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. Suffers Fractured Ankle Against Chargers
- October 10, 2017

It went through this before, in 2013, when a bumbling Giants team began 0-6. Taylor Rooks‏ tweeted: "Brutal game for Giants ". One Bleacher Report preseason ranking had them sitting pretty at number two, just behind the Patriots. Gordon rushed for 105 yards and racked up 58 receiving yards in the 27-22 win at MetLife Stadium. "I am resigning from my position with the Miami Dolphins and accept full responsibility for my actions", he said. (more...)
Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar headline 30-man Ballon d'Or shortlist Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar headline 30-man Ballon d'Or shortlist
- October 10, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi lead an illustrious list of 30 players nominated for the 2017 Ballon d'Or award, Goal reports. Neymar , who left Barcelona to join PSG this summer in a world-record move, came third in the voting in 2015 and was fifth previous year, while Suarez has yet to make it into the final three-man selection. (more...)
UP government plans to build 100-meter tall Ram statue in Ayodhya UP government plans to build 100-meter tall Ram statue in Ayodhya
- October 10, 2017

Amid the ever-present Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid debate, the government is now planning the statue not far from the disputed site, NDTV reported. According to a press communique released from Raj Bhavan, the statue is going to be built at Saryughat after clearance from the National Green Tribunal (NGT). (more...)
Nadal thrashes Kyrgios to win China Open title Nadal thrashes Kyrgios to win China Open title
- October 10, 2017

The world No 19 was aiming for his first title of the year but fell to a convincing 6-2 6-1 defeat in Beijing . Despite Kyrgios' meltdown, 16-time Grand Slam champion Nadal has no doubts about the Australian player's talent as he said that he was baffled by some of his tactics. (more...)
South Dakota Guard soldiers activated to help Puerto Rico South Dakota Guard soldiers activated to help Puerto Rico
- October 10, 2017

He said his administration had received "really high marks" for their efforts in Louisiana, Florida, and Texas and that the response in Puerto Rico was just as good. As of Sunday, FEMA said, almost 12 percent of customers have electricity on the island and about 57 percent of customers of the Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority have drinking water. (more...)
Manchester United WILL sign Liverpool's Emre Can in July 2018
- October 10, 2017

This is far from a commitment to any of the three clubs, but without an emphatic statement on his Liverpool future, uncertainty continues to reign over Can's contract talks. Under his compatriot, Can has largely operated as a box-to-box midfielder, and this has seen him thrive. Coutinho and Firmino are likely to be in action against Chile in Brazil's final World Cup qualifier in Sao Paulo which will finish in the early hours of Wednesday UK time , and will be the last of Jurgen ... (more...)
Chris Iannetta out of Diamondbacks' Game 3 lineup
- October 10, 2017

The likely National League Rookie of the Year hit 39 regular-season home runs, and he hit his first career postseason homer Monday off former Cy Young Award victor Zack Greinke to expand the Dodgers' lead to 2-0 in the top of the fifth inning. (more...)
Roberto Martinez Confirms Marouane Fellaini Has Knee Ligament Damage Roberto Martinez Confirms Marouane Fellaini Has Knee Ligament Damage
- October 10, 2017

Belgium manager Roberto Martinez has revealed that he has not spoken to Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho regarding Marouane Fellaini's condition. He's been working on an individual basis, really good work, but we need to keep that in mind'. Though there has been no confirmation that fans of Manchester United were behind the calls, it seems the only logical explanation for the story. (more...)
It's An Honour To Receive Offer From Juventus - Emre Can
- October 10, 2017

Liverpool midfielder Emre Can admits he is honoured by interest from Italian champions Juventus as uncertainty about his future continues. " My agent takes care of the rest ", he told German outlet Kicker. "You never know what will happen". "Could Jurgen Klopp and I be at Bayern Munich next season?" Marotta, meanwhile, has indicated that any deal for Can will have to wait until next summer, as he believes there is no chance of getting the player to Italy in January. (more...)
Lampard hands Manchester United warning ahead of Liverpool clash Lampard hands Manchester United warning ahead of Liverpool clash
- October 10, 2017

United have been performing way better than the last season . "There are a lot of teams in the Premier League struggling in defence". Man Utd now stands on the second spot with as many points as league leaders, Man City . Marcus Rashford began his senior career at United as a striker, however Mourinho has played him predominantly as a winger so far this season. Bailly will hope to return to Jose Mourinho's starting XI for the clash against Liverpool , which kicks off at ... (more...)
Manchester United can win Premier League title - Eric Bailly Manchester United can win Premier League title - Eric Bailly
- October 10, 2017

Both teams, Manchester United and Manchester City , have 19 points but City is on top since they have more goal difference than United . Man Utd now stands on the second spot with as many points as league leaders, Man City . Zlatan Ibrahimovic is yet to feature this season due to a ligament injury he suffered last season, and is set to be out of action until at least December. (more...)

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