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Denmark Open badminton: Kidambi Srikanth enters final with dominant show Denmark Open badminton: Kidambi Srikanth enters final with dominant show
- October 22, 2017

Srikanth, who had lost the last three encounters against Axelsen, showed tremendous resilience to defeat the latter 14-21, 22-20, 21-7 in a match that last 56 minutes. "Next is French Open", Saina said. Unlike his other games today Srikanth confidently took lead and maintained it till he ensured he was through in both the sets. (more...)
Red Wings Trade Riley Sheahan To Penguins For Scott Wilson Red Wings Trade Riley Sheahan To Penguins For Scott Wilson
- October 22, 2017

They also traded forward Ryan Sproul to the New York Rangers for Matt Pumpel, who was with the Rangers' AHL-affiliate in Hartford. His move from Detroit comes after spending the past three seasons with the team, missing just six games in that span. (more...)
Idaho gets roughed up at Missouri, Vandals lose 68-21 Idaho gets roughed up at Missouri, Vandals lose 68-21
- October 22, 2017

Mizzou's 34 points in the first quarter is the most in a single quarter in school history. In five games, Idaho will no longer be an FBS team. Lock finished the half with 371 passing yards and completed 17 of 23 passes after opening with the interception. (more...)
UFC Fight Night 118: Cerrone vs UFC Fight Night 118: Cerrone vs
- October 22, 2017

Till, who hails from Walton, was a slight underdog for the bout but he backed up suggestions that he possesses some of the most precise striking in all of the UFC by rendering "Cowboy" a defenceless heap inside the first round at the Ergo Arena. (more...)
UFC Gdansk referee stops fight mid-round to yell at Conor McGregor
- October 22, 2017

Once the Alves-Touahri fight concluded, Lobov entered the Octagon for his featherweight bout against Andre Fili . McGregor was not an official member of Lobov's corner team but that didn't stop him from shouting instructions to his pal. "What's gotten into ya mate?" When Lobov caught him with a nice left hook in the fourth minute, "Touchy" successfully halted his momentum by going straight for a takedown and succeeding. (more...)
5 matchups to watch between 49ers and Cowboys 5 matchups to watch between 49ers and Cowboys
- October 21, 2017

Ezekiel Elliott has not had a season Cowboys fans have been hoping for, most likely due to the distractions from the court case battles against him. The San Francisco 49ers might be an 0-6 team right now, and they've recently named a very young quarterback as their starter, but a winless team is a hungry team. (more...)
World champion Jonathan Rea powers to victory in Jerez World champion Jonathan Rea powers to victory in Jerez
- October 21, 2017

Rea took advantage of Melandri's misfortune to hold off Chaz Davies and Tom Sykes in claiming victory. World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea won his first ever race at Jerez in Spain on Saturday. As Melandri chased his second race win in 2017, since his return to WorldSBK at the start of the year, cruel luck saw him pull off towards the end of the race, leaving Rea to take the glory. (more...)
Pellegrino wants patience from Southampton saviour Boufal Pellegrino wants patience from Southampton saviour Boufal
- October 21, 2017

With the visitors exhibiting their customary lack of ambition on the road, Southampton had to take the initiative and were rewarded with a wonder goal five minutes from time. Boufal lit up an otherwise poor game at St Mary's to beat Tony Pulis' side 1-0. "The most important thing is we take three points - more important than my goal". (more...)
OSU squeaks past Texas in overtime OSU squeaks past Texas in overtime
- October 21, 2017

It looked like they might after a pass interference penalty in the end zone gave them a first down at the 12-yard line. OSU's next drive turned the tide of the game. Few expected a defensive struggle when Texas hosted Oklahoma State in early Saturday action. Both of which were stopped. Marcell Ateman couldn't hold onto a third-and-1 pass, forcing the field goal attempt. (more...)
USC vs. Notre Dame 10/21/17 USC vs. Notre Dame 10/21/17
- October 21, 2017

Notre Dame linebacker Greer Martini will miss Saturday's game vs. USC due to having surgery to fix a meniscus injury in his knee, the team announced. Sam Darnold is completing 62.7 percent of his passes for 2,063 yards, 15 touchdowns and nine interceptions. Deontay Burnett and Steven Mitchell Jr. (more...)
Brewster hat-trick helps England cruise past US Brewster hat-trick helps England cruise past US
- October 21, 2017

The United States U-17 Men's National Team bowed out of the Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup with a 4-1 defeat to England on Saturday at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Goa, India. US goalkeeper Justin Garces dived and used his right hand to parry the angled shot. Brewster, a member of Liverpool's youth program, flicked in the ball from 7 yards. (more...)
Roman Burki Signs New Contract Extension With Borussia Dortmund
- October 21, 2017

Dortmund got a first half lead through a goal by Nuri Sahin after twenty minutes. Dortmund's Swiss shot-stopper extended his contract at Dortmund until 2021 on Friday. Midfielder Marcel Sabitzer netted the victor midway through the first half when his shot looped over Stuttgart's Germany goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool aren't '500 miles' behind Manchester City Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool aren't '500 miles' behind Manchester City
- October 21, 2017

The Union of the European Football Associations (UEFA) has unveiled the list of nominees for the award of the best player of the third round of the Champions League . "I'm really looking forward to this game, you don't have a lot of these games where both teams are going for everything". Tottenham now find themselves third in the Premier League table with 17 points from eight games, five behind leaders Manchester City. (more...)
Cubs fire pitching coach Chris Bosio after six seasons with team
- October 21, 2017

Nightengale notes that the club could pursue highly-respected Jim Hickey who has been rumored to be the top candidate for the same position with their division-rival Cardinals. Evidently, there's one coach Maddon didn't want back with the Cubs. Arrieta received the 2015 Cy Young award and Hendricks was the MLB's ERA leader in 2016 (2.13 ERA). (more...)
Dimitrov eyes London with Stockholm final Dimitrov eyes London with Stockholm final
- October 21, 2017

He is now sixth in the Race to London rankings, with the top eight qualifying. Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem have already secure places in the London finale. It also booked him a match-up with the victor of the other semi-final contested later between Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro or the Spaniard Fernando Verdasco. (more...)
Huddersfield Town 2-1 Manchester United: Monumental win! Huddersfield Town 2-1 Manchester United: Monumental win!
- October 21, 2017

Huddersfield haven't beaten United since 1952. Romelu Lukaku is expected to lead the line barring any injury and would be hoping to return to his goal scoring form after failing to score in his last two games. Huddersfield have been given a boost with the news that Steve Mounie is fit again following his spell on the sidelines while Danny Williams is also due back. (more...)
Las Vegas odds make Leafs 8/1 winners of Stanley Cup Las Vegas odds make Leafs 8/1 winners of Stanley Cup
- October 21, 2017

Betting sites Bodog and Bet365 now have the Toronto Maple Leafs listed as the Stanley Cup favourites. This time around, it is nearly a case of the proverbial irresistible force meeting the immovable object at the Leafs have an astounding 4.86 goals for per game, more than a goal higher than 2nd place New Jersey and a goal and a half more than Ottawa's still respectable 3.39. (more...)
Suspects in armed robberies of Farmington Hills hotels caught, charged
- October 21, 2017

The first occurred around noon October 17, when a black male subject armed with a semi-automatic pistol entered the Holiday Inn Express at 32769 Northwestern Highway and demanded money. Two days later, Atkins entered the Holiday Inn Express on Haggerty and repeated the same incident. A 2008-2012 white Chevrolet Malibu that was missing hubcaps was seen in the area during the first robbery, police said. (more...)
Humana Inc. (HUM) Holdings Increased by Hermes Investment Management Ltd
- October 21, 2017

BMO Capital Markets assumed coverage on shares of Humana Inc. The stock rose 0.36% or $0.87 reaching $242.18 per share. 742,585 shares of the company's stock were exchanged. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co lowered Humana from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating and set a $253.00 price objective for the company.in a research report on Monday, October 9th. (more...)
Chelsea v Watford - Story of the match Chelsea v Watford - Story of the match
- October 21, 2017

Pedro appeared to have got Chelsea on the way to doing just that with a world-class finish into the top corner, far beyond the reach of Watford's Heurelho Gomes after just 12 minutes. Richarlison again fluffed his lines with a free header six yards out and it was a miss that ultimately proved costly, as Batshuayi shrugged off his marker to steer a pinpoint header past Gomes following Pedro's wicked cross from the right. (more...)
Sakshi contacted Suresh Raina to inform MS Dhoni about Ziva's birth Sakshi contacted Suresh Raina to inform MS Dhoni about Ziva's birth
- October 21, 2017

In a newly released book, written by renowned Indian journalist Rajdeep Sardesai, it has been revealed that Dhoni's wife Sakshi Singh Rawat had to call Suresh Raina to share the good news. Dhoni's daughter, Ziva was born on 6th February, two days ahead of India's warm-up match against Australia. India had first won the World Cup under the captaincy of Kapil Dev on June 25, 1983, while Sri Lanka had won their first World Cup in 1996 under the captaincy Arjuna Ranatunga of March 17, 1996. (more...)
Louisville vs. Florida State 2017 live stream Louisville vs. Florida State 2017 live stream
- October 21, 2017

Florida State isn't in great shape either, but the Seminoles have won two of the last three and remained undefeated in their history against Duke with a 17-10 victory last week. That's not the way the Cardinals want to end the career of quarterback Lamar Jackson. Louisville and Florida State will be on ESPN. He leads the nation in total offense at 430.3 yards per game, which is more than 80 teams in the Football Bowl Subdivision, including Florida State (346.6). (more...)
North Carolina vs. Virginia Tech live stream North Carolina vs. Virginia Tech live stream
- October 21, 2017

Kickoff from Lane Stadium in Blacksburg will be at 3:30 p.m. ET on October 21. "But right now we're just focused on North Carolina, so that's how we're going to take it". Harris responded by going 7-for-18 for only 46 yards and three interceptions in a 20-14 loss to UVa last week . They have the ACC's passing efficiency leader (Josh Jackson), second-leading receiver (Cam Phillips), an offense averaging 33.3 points per game, a defense that's notched two shutouts and is giving up only 13.7 ... (more...)
A big challenge coming off LSU loss A big challenge coming off LSU loss
- October 21, 2017

Auburn kicked off a challenging six-week stretch on a sour note last week - and with things about to get a whole lot more hard, the No. 21 Tigers can ill afford another letdown Saturday at Arkansas . Any time you blow a 20-point on the road, they should be frustrated, and I'm frustrated also. Following the LSU loss, "We may have had our best practice since the season started", said Malzahn. (more...)
Benzema not interested in Gunners move Benzema not interested in Gunners move
- October 21, 2017

It's not hard to see why. Benzema is in his ninth season at Real and his two goals in eight appearances across all competitions so far this term mean he has now scored 183 times in 373 total outings for the reigning Spanish and European champions. (more...)
Neymar 'revealed exit at Messi wedding' Neymar 'revealed exit at Messi wedding'
- October 21, 2017

Marquinhos also said he believes Neymar will do more to bring glory to the Qatar-owned Paris club than its former Brazilian number 10 Ronaldinho . 'Neymar , he could have earned as much with Manchester City or Chelsea. It's the same with me. A lot of things happened that I did not like, among them people from my side. (more...)
Dogs in Iditarod race test positive for drugs Dogs in Iditarod race test positive for drugs
- October 21, 2017

St. George said the musher will be allowed to participate in next year's race and will not face any disciplinary actions. In an email, St. George said the name is being withheld because of the unlikelihood that race organizers could prove the musher intentionally administered the drug, the AP report said. (more...)
Covington Capital Management Increases Stake in Allergan PLC. (AGN)
- October 21, 2017

Float is the proportion of issued also outstanding shares that can be liberally traded, nothing like locked-up insider holdings or restricted employee shares. Revenue during the quarter was $4.01 billion, representing 9% growth from $3.68 billion in year-ago quarter. Allergan PLC had a return on equity of 7.26% and a net margin of 93.74%. (more...)
Ultimate Software Gets a Buy Rating from RBC Capital
- October 21, 2017

It has underperformed by 5.96% the S&P500. The median estimate represents a 17.36% increase from the last price. Following the completion of the transaction, the vice president now owns 78,633 shares of the company's stock, valued at $15,757,266.87. (more...)
Barcelona manager, Valverde speaks on not signing Mbappe Barcelona manager, Valverde speaks on not signing Mbappe
- October 21, 2017

The 18-year-old's agent said the player wanted to sign for Barca , when he learned Neymar was heading to PSG. But Valverde, who took the reins back in May, put to bed any claims that Mbappe could have become a Barcelona player during the window. (more...)