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Wilfried Zaha is the 'talisman for Crystal Palace', says Clinton Morrison Wilfried Zaha is the 'talisman for Crystal Palace', says Clinton Morrison
- October 17, 2017

The Blues have now lost three of their opening eight matches and already trail leaders Manchester City by nine points. However, the latter is back in training with a view to featuring against Roma on Wednesday after nursing a hamstring problem during the October worldwide break. (more...)
Sehwag, in Unique Style, Wishes Anil Kumble on His 47th Birthday Sehwag, in Unique Style, Wishes Anil Kumble on His 47th Birthday
- October 17, 2017

Former India captain legendary leg-spinner Anil Kumble turned 47 on Tuesday - the day of Dhanteras , which marks the beginning of the five-day Diwali festivities. Under Kumble's guidance, India won 10 out of the 13 home Tests with two draws and a single defeat. He also has one Test century to his name which came against England at The Oval in 2007. (more...)
Footy Show axed from Nine Footy Show axed from Nine
- October 17, 2017

Channel Nine has axed founding host Paul Vautin from the Logie-award winning The Footy Show as the program undergoes its most dramatic overhaul in 24 years. The show has experienced a consistent drop in ratings over the past decade since the show's heyday in the 1990s and 2000s. After more than 23 years the show has become exhausted and the ratings are very soft in its 10pm Thursday time slot, and filming in front of a live studio audience is costly. (more...)
Hannah Mouncey's AFLW draft application rejected Hannah Mouncey's AFLW draft application rejected
- October 17, 2017

AFL General Manager, Inclusion and Social Policy Tanya Hosch said: "Hannah's passion for football is undeniable, and I want to thank her and her team for their constructive participation in the decision-making process". "People will have their opinions but I think they're best off keeping that to themselves", Tully said. I can't control that, ' she said. In the eyes of the law, she would say, "I'm a female and I should be allowed to play and you're not allowing me to play and therefore I'm ... (more...)
Fake Ronaldo invades pitch as Real beat Getafe Fake Ronaldo invades pitch as Real beat Getafe
- October 17, 2017

However, the act of actually dressing as him and trying to be a lookalike, while attempting to get on the pitch in one of his games, would be a step too far for most of us. The goal was Ronaldo's first of the league campaign, the Portuguese having drawn a blank in his three previous La Liga appearances. Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane had rested five players who are likely to start on Tuesday against Tottenham in the Champions League, but with Isco and Luka Modric on the bench and ... (more...)
Cat fight talks outdated, says Sonam Kapoor Cat fight talks outdated, says Sonam Kapoor
- October 17, 2017

Rhea Kapoor, the producer of the film, took to her Instagram account and shared some wonderful fun videos along with some cool pictures from their wrap up bash. She also added on saying, "We will continue to be actual friends and try and make a kick a*s movie and prove that women can work with each other, get along and have a blast.Because we can, and we are and we will continue to". (more...)
Adrian Peterson has a famous new roommate after being traded to Cardinals Adrian Peterson has a famous new roommate after being traded to Cardinals
- October 17, 2017

With a healthier and shuffled offensive line, Peterson's running and Carson Palmer playing his best football in a long time , the Cardinals put on an offensive clinic in the first half. for me, I never lost focus". Peterson also showed that he has a drive to prove the National Football League wrong this season as he showed his power and determination to be dominant in this win. (more...)
Former IU coach Tom Crean joins ESPN as college basketball analyst Former IU coach Tom Crean joins ESPN as college basketball analyst
- October 17, 2017

Thompson, Butler , and Hummel will serve as game analysts, while Crean and Dykes will primarily work out of the studio. Tom Crean the head coach of the Indiana Hoosiers gives instructions to his team against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Assembly Hall on February 1, 2017 in Bloomington, Indiana. (more...)
Kucherov scores twice, Lightning beat Red Wings 3-2 Kucherov scores twice, Lightning beat Red Wings 3-2
- October 17, 2017

Louis Blues in 2008-09. Even with his impressive goal-scoring streak, Kucherov trails current leader Alex Ovechkin by two goals. Kucherov, who was attempting any chance at a redirection, clipped just enough of the puck to direct it through the legs of Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard. (more...)
Dates set for Socceroos-Honduras World Cup qualifier Dates set for Socceroos-Honduras World Cup qualifier
- October 17, 2017

The Socceroos scraped through to the final play-off round with a 2-1 extra time win over Syria, while Honduras earned fourth place in the CONCACAF region after a chaotic final matchday. Australia defeated Uruguay in a penalty shoot-out in the second leg at the Olympic stadium to secure their 2006 ticket, sparking wild celebrations across the country. (more...)
Dante Exum Will Have Surgery on Injured Shoulder, No Timetable for Return Dante Exum Will Have Surgery on Injured Shoulder, No Timetable for Return
- October 17, 2017

Warren essentially fell on him during the first quarter of the teams' game October 6. This comes after Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported Saturday the point guard was "weighing rehabilitation options.that could preclude him from undergoing season-ending surgery". (more...)
Gregg Popovich: 'We have a pathological liar in the White House' Gregg Popovich: 'We have a pathological liar in the White House'
- October 17, 2017

Bush failed to call the families of soldiers who had died. Coach Pop's reaction follows Monday's remarks from the President when he spoke about the killing of four American soldiers in Niger when President Trump said, "President Obama and other presidents, majority didn't make calls, a lot of them didn't make calls". (more...)
Mike Ashley puts Newcastle United up for quick sale Mike Ashley puts Newcastle United up for quick sale
- October 17, 2017

The owner of Newcastle United Football Club Mike Ashley has announced that the historic club is up for sale, and he hopes that a deal will be struck by Christmas, according to the Guardian . Former club captain and Premier League record goalscorer Alan Shearer welcomed the news on Twitter, along with a number of supporters. Andrew Henderson, a partner at Ashley's legal representatives Dentons, said the current owner could help with "additional funds in the short term" to complete a ... (more...)
Kansas football thinking about TCU, not a dubious record Kansas football thinking about TCU, not a dubious record
- October 17, 2017

The offense hasn't looked good since K-State began playing real competition after a 2-0 start, but it hit rock bottom against TCU , failing to score a single touchdown on 216 yards. Navy quarterback Zach Abey ran for 146 yards for Navy (5-1, 3-1 American Athletic Conference), but the Tigers held the nation's leading running game 100 yards under its 416-yard average. (more...)
Chicago Cubs go down 2-0 after Turner's GW home run Chicago Cubs go down 2-0 after Turner's GW home run
- October 17, 2017

If you haven't seen it by now, you can check it out here. This team is special. "We just have to do a better job at the plate". "Besides Gibson actually appearing the game at all, him hitting anything against Eckersley was the very last thing I expected.", he told me today. (more...)
Icardi hat-trick as Inter reigns in Milan Icardi hat-trick as Inter reigns in Milan
- October 17, 2017

AC Milan legend Paolo Maldini talked to Tuttosport ahead of the derby of Milan and has claimed that Inter are the favourites to take the three points home. Montella didn't think it was a penalty. Sampdoria launched a second half blitz to come from behind and beat Atalanta 3-1 at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris. (more...)
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to report to Giants facility Tuesday Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to report to Giants facility Tuesday
- October 17, 2017

Damon Harrison and Ereck Flowers refused to speak with the media even after both played well in the Giants' first win of the season on Sunday night. NY just has to try not to win too many games this year, or it'll be tougher to find the one skill position long-term replacement they need most of all: quarterback. (more...)
Ryder Cup 2018: Tyrrell Hatton leads European qualification race Ryder Cup 2018: Tyrrell Hatton leads European qualification race
- October 17, 2017

Hatton followed up his successful defense of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship title last week with his third European Tour title - putting together a barrage of birdies for victory while Ross Fisher finished behind Hatton for the second consecutive week in a row. (more...)
Richard Jefferson close to signing with Nuggets Richard Jefferson close to signing with Nuggets
- October 17, 2017

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Dave McMenamin, the Milwaukee Bucks have expressed interest in signing Jefferson and the veteran forward seems to be interested in joining them as well. The Bucks already have an open roster spot after they waived Gerald Green on Saturday, so they don't have to clear any more space to sign him. Jefferson's minimum veterans's salary is $2.3 million - with a $1.5 million salary cap hit. (more...)
Stable worker killed by kick from horse at race meeting Stable worker killed by kick from horse at race meeting
- October 17, 2017

Surrey Police said an investigation was underway into the incident, which prompted Kempton clerk of the course Barney Clifford to abandon the final two races. It is very sad". A spokeswoman for the police said the death is not being treated as suspicious, but the police will be working with the coroner and local authorities to establish the reason behind the incident. (more...)
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (ACOR) Shares Sold by Gotham Asset Management LLC
- October 17, 2017

Cummins Inc now has $28.93B valuation. The stock increased 0.23% or $0.38 on October 13, reaching $163.21. About shares traded. Cummins Inc. UNITE Group plc (LON:UTG) has 0.00% since October 14, 2016 and is. Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) was raised too. Investors sentiment increased to 1.25 in Q2 2017. Its up 0.09, from 0.92 in 2017Q1. Piedmont Invest Lc stated it has 10,088 shares or 0% of all its holdings. (more...)
Klopp: Liverpool Will Cope Without African Star Klopp: Liverpool Will Cope Without African Star
- October 17, 2017

Jurgen Klopp believes Liverpool would struggle to find a better manager if he is sacked by the Anfield club. "I feel we are in the middle of everything". He added: "Can we dominate them for the next 20 years without spending the same amount?" Probably not. But can we still be there? Yes, of course. And we want to force this. (more...)
Dale Earnhardt Jr. and wife Amy expecting first child
- October 17, 2017

The couple met in 2008 when Amy was part of an interior design crew renovating Dale's house. Dale and Amy tied the knot on New Year's Eve of 2016. The baby girl will be the granddaughter of Hall of Fame driver Dale Earnhardt Sr. And it would be weird not being a race-car driver if I have a daughter or son. (more...)
SPORTSMANSHIP: South Carolina player comforts Tennessee QB after loss SPORTSMANSHIP: South Carolina player comforts Tennessee QB after loss
- October 17, 2017

Although Guarantano and company were able to drive 73 yards to South Carolina's two-yard line, the quarterback, making his first career start, wasn't able to get into the end zone. SC (5-2, 3-2) scored on each of its last three drives. Dowdle becomes the latest significant SC player sidelined with an injury. Cimaglia normally shares Tennessee's kicking duties with Aaron Medley, as Medley handles the shorter field goals and extra points while Cimaglia has the long-distance attempts. (more...)
Parents Encouraged To Talk To Teenagers About Road Safety Parents Encouraged To Talk To Teenagers About Road Safety
- October 17, 2017

Prevalence of Teen Driver Errors Leading to Serious Motor Vehicle Crashes. Subjects detailed in the press release include drinking and driving, seat-belt usage, speeding and distracted driving. "What we want teens to do is to make sure they're not getting involved in unnecessary conversations, not pulling the driver's attention away from the road to look at something else, or text or answer a phone", Nasworthy said. (more...)
Golden Tate expected to be out 'weeks' with shoulder sprain Golden Tate expected to be out 'weeks' with shoulder sprain
- October 17, 2017

According to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport , Tate will undergo an MRI to acquire a full understanding of the extent of the injury. He logged seven catches for 96 yards and a tackle-breaking touchdown before exiting Sunday's game with the injury. (more...)
Palace gets first EPL goal, points by beating Chelsea 2-1 Palace gets first EPL goal, points by beating Chelsea 2-1
- October 17, 2017

Manchester City showed their impressive title credentials, once more, as they smashed Stoke at the Etihad Stadium. With 24 goals and the league starting to take shape, gameweek 8 did not fail to impress. In Scotland, Celtic remain top of the Premiership after defeating Dundee 1-0. Spurs couldn't break the deadlock before half-time but crumbled the Cherries' resolve soon into the second when Christian Eriksen delicately slotted in a terrific goal from 16 yards in the 47th ... (more...)
Time Set for Ole Miss/Arkansas Game Time Set for Ole Miss/Arkansas Game
- October 17, 2017

One area Luke would like to see the Rebels improve is in limiting explosive plays in the run game. I didn't get it done, but the past is the past. Despite the unpleasant way his tenure at Ole Miss ended, Orgeron isn't anxious that going to Oxford will be awkward. (more...)
Sixers Joel Embiid practiced Monday, probable for Wednesday's opener Sixers Joel Embiid practiced Monday, probable for Wednesday's opener
- October 17, 2017

Meeting with reporters himself shortly afterwards, Embiid said that he was "disappointed" at the news of the restriction. He pointed out that all his minutes against the Heat came in the first half. UPDATE (10/16, 3:30 p.m.): NBC Sports Philadelphia's Jessica Camerato spoke with Head Coach Brett Brown and got his full response regarding the Embiid situation, and comments on whether he'll be having a minutes restriction on Wednesday. (more...)
Big Sam not keen on Scotland job Big Sam not keen on Scotland job
- October 17, 2017

Allardyce helped Premier League side Crystal Palace escape relegation last campaign before resigning in May and the former West Ham United manager has ruled out taking up Scotland's vacant managerial role. "At this moment in time I would be very picky and choosy about any potential managerial jobs if I was to go back in, so that makes it very hard". The former England boss has been linked with the job to replace Gordon Strachan, who left the role after the failure to qualify for the 2018 ... (more...)