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Mob brands 'mentally challenged' man as braid chopper, tries to immolate him Mob brands 'mentally challenged' man as braid chopper, tries to immolate him
- October 20, 2017

The miscreants was trying to set the person ablaze. "As the condition of the injured is stated to be critical, he was referred to a hospital in Srinagar ", the spokesman said. There have been fresh protests across the Valley over the alleged braid chopping acts and the police's failure to arrest the culprits. Timely action by Police saved two young precious lives from being killed by violent mobs suspecting them to be braid choppers. (more...)
Luke Kuechly out, Kelvin Benjamin expected to play Luke Kuechly out, Kelvin Benjamin expected to play
- October 20, 2017

The Panthers reportedly indicated they didn't think Kuechly had suffered a concussion , but the fact he remains sidelined and in the league's concussion protocol tells a different story. Benjamin developed swelling in his bursa sac last week after taking a hit on his knee against Philadelphia. He wore a helmet and participated in individual drills in the practice session. (more...)
Nationals fire Dusty Baker as manager after 2 seasons
- October 20, 2017

The Nationals were 192-132 under Baker. Baker finished second in National League Manager of the Year voting in 2016; he won the title in 1993, 1997 and 2000, all with the San Francisco Giants. In a letter to fans , the ownership called the move "an incredibly hard decision for us" and called Baker "one of the true gentleman in our sport". (more...)
Keys to Beating Penn State Keys to Beating Penn State
- October 20, 2017

He gained 136 all goal yards past year against the Wolverines but the defense was able to take away his big play ability. Offensively, the Nittany Lions are red hot, as they are 15th, scoring almost 40 points per game. The Wolverines will go home for their next two games, as they host Rutgers and Minnesota. This is going to be a great College Football game. Should that happen, there's this interesting scenario for the Big Ten: CBS Sports' Jerry Palm, the best in the business when it ... (more...)
West Virginia wary of winless Baylor in return to Waco West Virginia wary of winless Baylor in return to Waco
- October 20, 2017

Will Grier, Justin Crawford and the Mountaineers' offense are going to be far too explosive against a very young Baylor team that has played 17 true freshmen over the first six games of the season, which is the fourth most in the country. (more...)
Kevin De Bruyne: 'Manchester City, Manchester United for Premier League title' Kevin De Bruyne: 'Manchester City, Manchester United for Premier League title'
- October 20, 2017

In an interview with ESPN , the Belgian, who is an early front runner for player of the season awards, responded to whether he thought United were City's main title threat this Premier League season. De Bruyne believes City is producing the types of performances its Spaniard boss wants. "Are we the best?" Spending in the Premier League far outstrips that in any of Europe's other major leagues. (more...)
Prediction: Manchester City vs Burnley Prediction: Manchester City vs Burnley
- October 20, 2017

Guardiola said: "I've said many times recently, we have played well but always you can improve". The Clarets' defence then, who have only conceded six goals in the Premier League this season, will be hugely tested at the Etihad Stadium this weekend. (more...)
Kylian Mbappe wanted to join Barcelona in the summer - agent
- October 20, 2017

That goal was the ex-Monaco man's eighth in Champions League competition, a mark that has never been reached by anyone under the age of 20 in the competition. "He'd have been mad with joy to play alongside Lionel Messi ". "It's difficult to get through to Bartomeu". Would you like to have seen Mbappe at Barca? Though they missed out on Coutinho, Dembele showed some promise before being sidelined for a long-term injury. (more...)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic aiming for December return after lengthy layoff Zlatan Ibrahimovic aiming for December return after lengthy layoff
- October 20, 2017

Ibrahimovic was released at the end of his one-year contract over the summer after sustaining significant knee ligament damage during a Europa League quarter-final tie against Anderlecht in April, but was later re-signed on another 12-month deal after continuing to use the club's facilities to aid his rehabilitation. (more...)
Sadio Mane's Liverpool comeback date unknown, says Jurgen Klopp Sadio Mane's Liverpool comeback date unknown, says Jurgen Klopp
- October 20, 2017

Mane is now unavailable for the Reds for around another four weeks after picking up a hamstring injury while on worldwide duty this month and is not expected back before the next break. "In my mind, there is no doubt he will be with us for the double-header and that he will be 100 per cent fit", Cisse said, as quoted by Goal.com . (more...)
Jameis Winston expected to take all the first-team reps Friday Jameis Winston expected to take all the first-team reps Friday
- October 20, 2017

Winston failed to finish Week 6's encounter with the Arizona Cardinals due to a sprained AC joint in his throwing shoulder and was then promptly replaced by backup Ryan Fitzpatrick in the second quarter. "My thought process is to play", Winston said, adding "I'm ready. It's the pain", he said. That's the biggest thing. Winston was injured during Tampa Bay's opening possession at Arizona last week. (more...)
Maribor vs Liverpool: Nobody could have stopped us tonight - Jurgen Klopp Maribor vs Liverpool: Nobody could have stopped us tonight - Jurgen Klopp
- October 20, 2017

So dominant were Liverpool , though, they could have easily amassed double figures. So too was his early curtain call, with Jürgen Klopp removing his star winger to preserve his legs for Sunday when it was clear that the game was won-in large part thanks to the star performance of Mohamed Salah . (more...)
Man United desperate to keep hold of Herrera Man United desperate to keep hold of Herrera
- October 20, 2017

The Belgium worldwide midfielder is out of contract next summer, with United already having triggered the 12-month option in his deal, but Fellaini's representatives have rejected the club's opening offer. Speaking to MUTV after Wednesday's win, Herrera said: "Marcus has a great shot, we know that". 'We still have to improve of course, we have only played around 11 or12 games, but we are really solid and in a good moment. (more...)
UEFA charge Roma over alleged racist chanting at Chelsea match UEFA charge Roma over alleged racist chanting at Chelsea match
- October 20, 2017

The alleged offensive chants were aimed at Chelsea defender Antonio Rudiger , a former Roma player who was the victim of racist chants from rival fans during his time in Italy. UEFA have promised to crack down on racial abuse in football, and have handed out stadium bans to Hajduk Split and FK Partizan already this season, with Spartak Moscow likely to follow as well. (more...)
Jacksonville Jaguars owner: Trump 'jealous of' NFL Jacksonville Jaguars owner: Trump 'jealous of' NFL
- October 20, 2017

Trump's attempt in 2014 to buy the Buffalo Bills didn't succeed, according to the publication. Khan suggested that Trump does not actually care about the anthem protests he so frequently speaks and tweets about. 'Here, it's about money, or messing with - trying to soil a league or a brand that he's jealous of'. But when Trump released his executive order on immigration, Khan didn't agree with it. (more...)
Brendon Hartley 'ready' for F1 debut after Toro Rosso call-up Brendon Hartley 'ready' for F1 debut after Toro Rosso call-up
- October 20, 2017

Kiwi driver Brendon Hartley's ready to take his chance on motorsport's biggest stage. While there are no clashes between F1 and WEC between now and the end of the season, it would create a brutal run of seven straight race weekends for Hartley were he to be kept on by Toro Rosso through to Abu Dhabi. (more...)
Coutinho talks resumed as Barcelona meet Liverpool Coutinho talks resumed as Barcelona meet Liverpool
- October 20, 2017

We must forget about the price paid for Neymar last summer. This was despite a transfer request, at least three bids from Barcelona and constant speculation. According to Mundo Deportivo (MD), agent Kia Joorabchian, the man famously connected to multiple Carlos Tevez transfers, has been hired by the Catalan giants to act on their behalf as an intermediary in talks with the Premier League side that are set to resume next week. (more...)
When Sachin Tendulkar left Virender Sehwag hanging upside down on his birthday!
- October 20, 2017

The dasher is a popular man and as expected, is being wished by many people on Twitter. "Happy birthday, viru! have a great start to the new year. you've always done ulta of what i have told you on field.so here's one from me?" said Tendulkar in his tweet. (more...)
Tom Latham and Ross Taylor score tons in warm-up Tom Latham and Ross Taylor score tons in warm-up
- October 20, 2017

New Zealand's batsmen know they will have to subdue India's spinners if they are to have any chance of winning their three-match One-Day International series starting at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium on Sunday, said Tom Latham on Friday (October 20). (more...)
Aprilia ends Friday on top with Espargaro Aprilia ends Friday on top with Espargaro
- October 20, 2017

Marquez topped the session despite not putting on a softer rear tyre, as did many of his rivals in the field with the possibilty of rain forecast for the weekend. Home hero Jack Miller is still in some discomfort as he continues to recover from a broken right leg sustained prior to the Aragon round. Andrea Iannone (ITA/Suzuki) 0.379, 8. (more...)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) Quarterly EPS Review Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (NYSE:TEVA) Quarterly EPS Review
- October 20, 2017

On a weekly basis, the stock is 0.41%. About shares traded. Ares Capital Corporation (NASDAQ:ARCC) has risen 9.72% since October 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Several other large investors also recently modified their holdings of TEVA . D E Shaw Co has 141,965 shares. Gagnon Lc accumulated 657,339 shares. (more...)
Don't Compare Harry Kane With Cristiano Ronaldo Don't Compare Harry Kane With Cristiano Ronaldo
- October 20, 2017

With comparisons between Kane and the Portuguese superstar ever-increasing, he says that the souvenir will be a reminder of where his inspiration came from. He said, as quoted by AS: "Every manager wants to sign the very best and he is one of the best players in the world". "Everyone put in an wonderful shift". (more...)
Justin Thomas goes unconscious as he leads the CJ Cup Justin Thomas goes unconscious as he leads the CJ Cup
- October 20, 2017

Thomas was in a class of his own on Thursday and threatened to post his second 59 of the year, but he showed vulnerability on the second day and littered his card with three bogeys as he just managed to break 40 for the front nine. "It was really hard out there", said Thomas. His second nine was nearly boring by comparison featuring three birdies and another bogey at the seventh to finish at nine-under par. (more...)
Devils G Schneider leaves game with LBI Devils G Schneider leaves game with LBI
- October 20, 2017

This year's No. 1 draft pick Nico Hischier scored twice for New Jersey. After the first, the Devils led 2-1 but that did not last long. Kinkaid improved his record to 2-0-0 in the process. Brassard, pushing hard to the net, tied it after taking a great feed from Bobby Ryan for his fourth of the season. Scoring your second career #NHL goal. (more...)
Ozil Tells Teammates Which Club He Is Joining
- October 20, 2017

It's his inconsistency, says the Sun , that has convinced Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger to axe Ozil, and the paper claims that the club "are open to selling him in January". Mirror .co.uk reported that Arsenal's interest in ensuring the playmaker continues to perform at Arsenal has simmered down after Gunners offered him a £275,000-a-week (RM1.5mil) fee last season, while Ozil's representative demanded for £350,000-a-week (RM1.7mil) to renew his contract. (more...)
Not Virat Kohli, this cricketer is highest paid skipper in the world Not Virat Kohli, this cricketer is highest paid skipper in the world
- October 20, 2017

Aamer said Kohli is the best batsman in world cricket today and one needs to bring out his A game while playing against him. The 28-year-old star batsman praised Amir saying one has to be one his "A game" when facing the left-arm pacer. (more...)
Grenade attacks injure 44 in Balochistan Grenade attacks injure 44 in Balochistan
- October 20, 2017

According to senior police officials, around 12 people were injured, three of them seriously, when two men on a motorcycle wearing helmets threw a hand grenade at a crowd in the Sultan Shaheed area in Mastung town. Police sources told the injured are being admitted to the nearby hospital. Chief Minister Balochistan Sanaullah Zehri has condemned the incident and asked the authorities to submit a report on the blast. (more...)
Roy Keane gives damning verdict on Gunners leaving Lee Dixon stunned Roy Keane gives damning verdict on Gunners leaving Lee Dixon stunned
- October 20, 2017

However Keane acknowledges, that if the current approach doesn't change and quickly at the Emirates Stadium, Arsenal playing in the Europa League will become a permanent fixture. When asked about Arsenal's plight this season Keane believes that for all the club's wealth, Arsenal are struggling to keep up with their Premier League rivals. (more...)
Goalkeeping gaffe hands Man Utd win at Benfica Goalkeeping gaffe hands Man Utd win at Benfica
- October 20, 2017

Jones managed the full 90 minutes in United's goalless draw at Anfield but was an unused substitute in Lisbon on Wednesday evening as Marcus Rashford sealed a comfortable away win for the Red Devils. The fantastic defensive work Liverpool did against us, Benfica could not do that for the whole game. "But, no, he told me he was feeling something in his knee". (more...)
Thunder's new star trio buries Knicks Thunder's new star trio buries Knicks
- October 20, 2017

George top scored for the Thunder with 28 points while veteran Anthony had 22 points against his former team. Ense Kanter ended with 10 points, seven rebounds and three steals in the defeat for the Knicks, which shot 7 of 24 from 3-point range. (more...)