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Arsene Wenger praises Ozil and Sanchez's performances and addresses German's Arsenal future Arsene Wenger praises Ozil and Sanchez's performances and addresses German's Arsenal future
- October 25, 2017

The Chilean floated a pinpoint cross into the box that the German met with his head following a late surge into the box. Wenger added: "We didn't panic, we maintained our focus on the game, and after that, it looked like it was all us for the rest of the game". (more...)
Markelle Fultz has fluid drained from right shoulder Markelle Fultz has fluid drained from right shoulder
- October 24, 2017

However, Fultz hasn't attempted a three-pointer - or even a long two-pointer - since the opening preseason game. Over the first four games of his professional career, Fultz is 9-for-27 from the field and has only converted on six of his 12 attempts from the charity stripe. (more...)
Bishoo spins West Indies to win over Zimbabwe
- October 24, 2017

Zimbabwe's dwindling hope were all-but extinguished when it was Taylor's turn to fall victim to a run out, this time coming back for a second, leaving Bishoo and Chase to mop up either side of Jarvis and Mpofu's colourful cameos. Earlier, Zimbabwe had required just 21 deliveries to polish off the West Indian second innings at the start of day four, with the tourists adding just four runs to their overnight score of 369 for eight. (more...)
Have the Houston Astros Ever Won the World Series? Have the Houston Astros Ever Won the World Series?
- October 24, 2017

Eastern Time. "It's not good enough just to be here", George Springer saysJose Altuve speaks about ride to World Series The Astros and Dodgers have played more than 700 times, more than any pair of teams to meet in the World Series. While the Astros were road warriors in the regular season, the Dodgers dominated at home, posting an MLB-best 57-24 record, and are 9-1 in their past 10 games at Dodger Stadium including a ideal 4-0 postseason record, according to the OddsShark MLB Database . (more...)
Miami Dolphins release cornerback Byron Maxwell Miami Dolphins release cornerback Byron Maxwell
- October 24, 2017

The Miami Dolphins have now actively decided for the second time this season that they are better off not having Colin Kaepernick on their roster. Now with Cutler dealing with cracked ribs and Matt Moore set to start on Thursday night against the Ravens , the Dolphins are eschewing another opportunity to sign Kaepernick. (more...)
Only MLB Player to Kneel During Anthem Denied Service at Ala. Restaurant Only MLB Player to Kneel During Anthem Denied Service at Ala. Restaurant
- October 24, 2017

Maxwell became the first Major League Baseball athlete to take a knee during The Star-Spangled Banner last month in a gesture of solidarity with NFL players protesting racial injustice. It's a shame some people, like the waiter who allegedly refused service to Maxwell, thinks it's OK to do so because Maxwell kneeled during the anthem. (more...)
Wales squad: Gatland signals end of Warrenball with major shuffle Wales squad: Gatland signals end of Warrenball with major shuffle
- October 24, 2017

That means that Parkes can not play in the matches against Australia, Georgia and New Zealand until he completes three full years as a Welsh resident, and leaves Gatland the choice of Owen Williams, Jonathan Davies, Tyler Morgan and Owen Watkin to fill his midfield from the 36-man squad that will be led by Ospreys lock Alun Wyn Jones. (more...)
Premier League clubs fail to agree on overseas broadcasting revenue Premier League clubs fail to agree on overseas broadcasting revenue
- October 24, 2017

Man City have already come away from Stamford Bridge with three points and had no trouble dispatching Liverpool at home in a 5-0 hammering back in early September. "You've got (Christian) Eriksen playing great, you've got (Dele) Alli who wasn't brilliant at the weekend by his standards but still did enough and arguably you've got one of the best strikers in European football (Harry Kane)". (more...)
David Unsworth: 'I want Ross Barkley to stay'
- October 24, 2017

With the financial backing of owner Moshiri and Dyche's guidance, however, Wright believes that Everton are capable of achieving great success. "I just keep getting on with my job until things change". "He knows the club very well and has learnt his trade". He also has a winning mentality. Dyche has guided Burnley to eighth in the table this season, his side performing admirably in their second consecutive Premier League campaign. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott Suspension Block Overturned by Judge Ezekiel Elliott Suspension Block Overturned by Judge
- October 24, 2017

Per Clarence Hill Jr. of the Star-Telegram, the 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruled against Elliott by throwing out his preliminary injunction. After news this past week that Elliott would have to start serving his six-game suspension from the league after the Cowboys' bye week, there's been another ruling made. (more...)
Warriors' Curry, Iguodala fined for actions in Memphis Warriors' Curry, Iguodala fined for actions in Memphis
- October 24, 2017

He was immediately ejected. Teammate Andre Iguodala received a $15,000 fine for his response and "verbally abusing a game official" late in the 111-101 loss that sent the defending National Basketball Association champions to a 1-2 start. (more...)
Embiid: Drummond Was Talking Trash, So I Kicked His Butt Embiid: Drummond Was Talking Trash, So I Kicked His Butt
- October 24, 2017

Joel Embiid is a very likeable guy so it's no surprise he's making friends all around the National Basketball Association. numberFire's models project Embiid to record 17.6 points, 9.0 rebounds, 2.3 assists, and 1.3 blocks in 29.0 minutes for 35.9 FanDuel points on Monday night. (more...)
Everton put David Unsworth in temporary charge of first team Everton put David Unsworth in temporary charge of first team
- October 24, 2017

Unsworth confirmed his backroom staff will be formed of John Ebbrell, Duncan Ferguson, Joe Royle and Alan Kelly, while Francis Jeffers will take charge of the U23s. We'll try and win a few football games. "I am just honoured to be asked to take the team. It's out of my hands, I'm just getting on with what I do". (more...)
Jordan Hicks, Jason Peters Suffer Serious Injuries Jordan Hicks, Jason Peters Suffer Serious Injuries
- October 24, 2017

With Mychal Kendricks already out at linebacker, veteran Najee Goode and second-year linebacker Joe Walker stepped into the game alongside Nigel Bradham, the team's leading tackler so far this year. He started at right tackle last week when Lane Johnson had a concussion and also started six games as a rookie when Johnson was suspended. With a 6-1 record, the Eagles are in a good place atop of the NFC East and NFC as a whole. (more...)
Anthony Joshua vs Carlos Takam betting preview Anthony Joshua vs Carlos Takam betting preview
- October 24, 2017

Twelve days out from a fight he has been waiting months and months to have, Kubrat Pulev had to withdraw from his mandated clash with IBF and WBA heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua. I think we are going for a ten to 12-round fight because this guy's head is like a block of cement'. Takam was subsequently beaten by WBO champion Joseph Parker and the New Zealander remarked upon the toughness of Takam's chin, which has seen him stopped only by Alexander Povetkin to date. (more...)
Venus Williams beats Jelena Ostapenko in Singapore epic — WTA Finals Venus Williams beats Jelena Ostapenko in Singapore epic — WTA Finals
- October 24, 2017

The Czech held her nerve to stave off a stern challenge from Williams in the early part of the set, and broke the American again in the fourth game of the second set to make it a tough mountain for Williams to climb. The second set began with both players holding comfortably before Pliskova edged ahead in a pivotal third game when she fended off two break points with a brilliant volley and an ace before sending down two more huge serves to stay in control. (more...)
Real Madrid President Perez Denies Interest In Kane Real Madrid President Perez Denies Interest In Kane
- October 24, 2017

Kane has continued his impressive form to start this season, leading to reports Madrid are interested in the England global, and Kroos praised the 24-year-old. It was widely reported that Madrid asked Spurs for their valuation of Kane when the two clubs met in Spain for last week's Champions League clash. Should Kane's rich vein of goalscoring continue for another 12 months then it is impossible to imagine that Madrid wouldn't rival some of the Premier League's elite for Kane's signature ... (more...)
Falcons bringing back former Missouri linebacker Sean Weatherspoon
- October 24, 2017

The signing of Weatherspoon comes after the announcement of Falcons rookie linebacker Duke Riley having to undergo surgery to fix a meniscus tear in his knee. Weatherspoon was a 2010 first-round pick by the Falcons and spent four seasons with the team before missing all of the 2014 season with a ruptured Achilles. (more...)
Firangi trailer released: Kapil Sharma fights the british empire Firangi trailer released: Kapil Sharma fights the british empire
- October 24, 2017

The story is set in the background of British rule where every patriot hated the sight of any English men or the ones working for them. Then the 'fight for truth begins.' Will Manga be able to unite with his lover? It will be interesting to see how the film will turn out to be for comedian Kapil Sharma , specially after the much-talked mid-air battle with his teammates of The Kapil Sharma Show. (more...)
Wenger: Ozil back to his best for dominant Arsenal Wenger: Ozil back to his best for dominant Arsenal
- October 24, 2017

Arsenal had more shots (30) against Everton than they had managed in any Premier League away game since the start of 2011/12. "Maybe the most complete defensively and offensively yes but (in other games) we were punished for every mistake", he said. (more...)
New Jersey State Police lend support to Puerto Rico New Jersey State Police lend support to Puerto Rico
- October 24, 2017

The meals are then packed up and delivered to storm ravaged areas. Asked how he would rank the administration's response out of ten, Trump responded "I give ourselves a ten". But he warned that without hope, Puerto Ricans, who have the right to live in the continental United States, would flee the island in large numbers, feeding an economic crisis. (more...)
He's Back! Justin Timberlake To Headline The Super Bowl LII Halftime Show
- October 24, 2017

Janet Jackson is not banned from the Super Bowl , the bosses of the National Football League ( NFL ) have insisted in a statement. But former NSYNC band member JT has recently revealed that he will be returning to headline the next half time spectacular at Super Bowl 52 . (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino Blames Jose Mourinho For Unsettling His Star Player Mauricio Pochettino Blames Jose Mourinho For Unsettling His Star Player
- October 24, 2017

The England right-back had been a regular starter for the club for six seasons, but visited Pochettino in April, when the club was still challenging for both the Premier League title and FA Cup, to inform him that he meant to leave for a fresh challenge. (more...)
Toyota's new JPN taxi takes on the London black cab Toyota's new JPN taxi takes on the London black cab
- October 24, 2017

As with the earlier concepts, the production vehicle features a stepped roof, large windows, and a design that places space efficiency ahead of aesthetics. For your extra yen, the Takumi model gains body-coloured bumpers, alloy wheels, LED headlamps, an extra set of vertical tail-lights, rear-seat air vents, a ceiling-mounted air circulator, and rear heated seats. (more...)
Sam's Grading The Pack Week 7: I Miss The Old Brett Sam's Grading The Pack Week 7: I Miss The Old Brett
- October 24, 2017

The Packers are scheduled to return a week from Tuesday to prep for their next NFC divisional game against Detroit. Brees overcame two early interceptions and sliced and diced the Packers in the second half Sunday, leading the Saints to four straight scoring drives after halftime. (more...)
Could Tottenham start Rose and Davies together against West Ham? Could Tottenham start Rose and Davies together against West Ham?
- October 24, 2017

It's normal hes a little exhausted. "That is so, so important because we have ahead a very busy schedule, and then with the next worldwide break it's impossible to stop". After one year out, I can't say whether he will be ready tomorrow, one week or a month. People are going to turn up and want to perform there because it is a historic ground. (more...)
Ex-Colts linebacker Mathis accused of intoxicated driving Ex-Colts linebacker Mathis accused of intoxicated driving
- October 24, 2017

The details surrounding the arrest are slim (we're working on it) - but officials say Mathis was taken into custody at 12:09 AM and booked for OWI: Endangering a Person. The Colts' all-time leader in sacks retired after the 2016 season, which was the 14th of his career. In September, Mathis was named a pash rush consultant for the team after several months of advising the Colts in an unofficial capacity. (more...)
Bournemouth v Middlesbrough: Howe expecting battle despite Boro's early-season problems Bournemouth v Middlesbrough: Howe expecting battle despite Boro's early-season problems
- October 24, 2017

In fact, it has been the fringe players that have been performed well in these games and Monk should put his faith in these players as they travel to Premier League side Bournemouth tonight. They overcame Birmingham City and Brighton to reach this stage of the Carabao Cup , winning 2-1 at St. Howe has spoken of his desire to " go as far as we can " in the competition, stressing that the cup " is not a distraction " for his side. (more...)
Man City midfielder Bernardo Silva could face ban for diving Man City midfielder Bernardo Silva could face ban for diving
- October 24, 2017

Under new rules introduced in May, the FA reviews potential acts of simulation where there is a clear case to answer, but they have spared Silva of a potential two-match suspension. "He touched - the goalkeeper - the right foot of Bernardo". "I don't know how the ref sees it because it is that instant, it's minimal and to get that high off the floor with your arms above your head is nearly a skill in itself. (more...)
Italian legend Buffon beats goalkeeping rivals at Federation Internationale de Football Association awards Italian legend Buffon beats goalkeeping rivals at Federation Internationale de Football Association awards
- October 24, 2017

Buffon guided Juve to a sixth consecutive Serie A title and managed 600 Champions League minutes without conceding a goal . 'It's a great honour to receive this award at my age. But there was no sign of De Gea - arguably the best keeper in the planet and widely regarded as the best in the Prem. De Gea, as he has demonstrated throughout 2017, is unquestionably one of the best - if not *the* best - goalkeeper in the world right now. (more...)