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Venus advances to WTA Finals semis Venus advances to WTA Finals semis
- October 26, 2017

It was Williams' first win over Muguruza in three attempts this year having also lost to her in the Rome Masters quarter-finals. Pliskova led 3-2 in the first set of the early match, but the already-eliminated Ostapenko won the next seven games for a 6-3, 3-0 lead. (more...)
Leicester Name Ex-Southampton Boss Claude Puel As New Manager Leicester Name Ex-Southampton Boss Claude Puel As New Manager
- October 26, 2017

England Under-21 global Demarai Gray is one of the most exciting players in Puel's new squad, but he saw very little game time under Shakespeare. Despite losing 16 games last season, Puel led Southampton to an eighth-placed finish in the Premier League . (more...)
Martina Hingis will retire next week (for the third time) — WTA Finals Martina Hingis will retire next week (for the third time) — WTA Finals
- October 26, 2017

The pair have captured nine titles this season - including their first Grand Slam as a duo. While she never won another major in the singles circuit, Hingis returned to action in 2006 to win the Australian Open doubles. Hingis' subsequent achievements also included a first Olympic medal when she and Timea Bacsinszky claimed silver in the women's doubles in Rio last summer. (more...)
Graeme Souness says Liverpool must stick with Jurgen Klopp Graeme Souness says Liverpool must stick with Jurgen Klopp
- October 26, 2017

Thommo said: "I still believe we sold our best defender in the summer when Mamadou Sakho went to Crystal Palace ". "He is the manager of Liverpool, I am the manager of Huddersfield Town and now, we play Premier League ". The 26-year-old missed Liverpool's 4-1 defeat by Tottenham Hotspur last weekend after colliding with midfielder James Milner in training. With the way Liverpool have performed in recent times, it is only right that they do something about their defensive line and ... (more...)
Joe Girardi, Yankees Agree To Part Ways Joe Girardi, Yankees Agree To Part Ways
- October 26, 2017

The ball club didn't immediately comment . With his four-year, $16 million contract up, he says he was asked not to return. It was a young team this season that responded to Girardi, and when the fans and media were ready to run him out of town for an AL Division Series gaffe in Cleveland, his team responded with three straight wins. (more...)
Ronald Koeman: Ronald Koeman: "I had Olivier Giroud in the building"
- October 26, 2017

Ronald Koeman has been talking about his 16-month spell in charge of Everton and where it all went wrong. Everton had targeted the France global as a replacement for Romelu Lukaku , who joined Manchester United in a club-record £90 million sale. (more...)
Griffith scores first goal as a Sabre Griffith scores first goal as a Sabre
- October 26, 2017

It's fair to say the Blue Jackets put Buffalo right back into their place. Seth Griffith of Wallaceburg scored his first goal as a Buffalo Sabre in a 5-1 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday. Ryan Murray also earned an assist. "It's unfortunate that we didn't tie it up", Housley said. "We shouldn't have gotten away from our game plan". "Because of it, we get a little cheat in our game, and it winds up in our net". (more...)
Calgary Flames vs. St. Louis Blues: NHL Odds, Prediction Calgary Flames vs. St. Louis Blues: NHL Odds, Prediction
- October 26, 2017

The Blues had come up empty on their previous 18 power-play chances. Everything is going the Blues' way early in the season; they sit atop the Central Division standings and will play seven of their next nine games at home. On his second goal, Backlund took advantage of an Allen miscue to cut the Blues' lead to 3-2. He found Schwartz open at the side of the net. Tkachuk finished with a pair of assists for the Flames . (more...)
Carabao Cup: Chelsea qualify for quarter-final, West Ham eliminate Tottenham Carabao Cup: Chelsea qualify for quarter-final, West Ham eliminate Tottenham
- October 26, 2017

Chelsea, Everton, Tottenham and West Ham make a combined 30 changes from the 44 players who started their weekend Premier League games, meaning top-flight sides in round four showed an average of 8.2 alterations. For the first time ever, the draw for the last eight of a major English tournament will be streamed live to a global audience on Twitter. Sponsors Carabao have really mixed it up when it comes to the draw this season, with varying degrees of success! The quarter finals draw ... (more...)
Haskell misses out on England squad Haskell misses out on England squad
- October 26, 2017

There are 18 England players returning who were part of the Women's Rugby World Cup squad that reached the final in Ireland this summer. 18-year-old Marcus Smith of Harlequins and 20=year-old Zach Mercer of Bath have both been drafted into the training squad, though seemingly they are unlikely to actually feature in the matchday squad and that this is more of an apprenticeship experience for the young duo. (more...)
Recent Analysts Ratings Banco Bradesco SA (BBD)
- October 26, 2017

The stock's current distance from 20-Day Simple Moving Average (SMA20) is -2.57%, whereas SMA50 and SMA200 are -0.07% and 15.4% respectively. Nordea Investment Management AB now owns 773,701 shares of the company's stock valued at $6,043,000 after buying an additional 78,484 shares in the last quarter. (more...)
Mesut Ozil Update Amid Latest Manchester United Rumours Mesut Ozil Update Amid Latest Manchester United Rumours
- October 26, 2017

Ozil recorded an incredible 24 assists in his first season and Real won the league in 2012, breaking the dominance of Barcelona . Well, the Manchester Evening News have produced a report that reveals a few interesting things. However, a former United defender has claimed that the club shouldn't try sign the World Cup victor. "Money helps. We'd rather have it than not". (more...)
MLS round-up: New York Red Bulls advance to Conference semi-finals MLS round-up: New York Red Bulls advance to Conference semi-finals
- October 26, 2017

Bradley Wright-Phillips opened the scoring for the Red Bulls after a delightful chipped pass from Damien Perrinelle before Sacha Kljestan tapped in the visitors' second. The Red Bulls drew the Canadian squad 1-1 at home in May and lost 4-2 last month at Toronto in regular-season meetings. Meanwhile, the Vancouver Whitecaps put five past the San Jose Earthquakes to book their place in the Western Conference semi-finals. (more...)
The BlackRock Inc. Buys 10216 Shares of JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU) The BlackRock Inc. Buys 10216 Shares of JetBlue Airways Corporation (JBLU)
- October 26, 2017

JetBlue Airways Corporation now has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $25.27. On Friday, January 27 the stock rating was downgraded by Argus Research to "Hold". The company's revenue for the quarter was up 4.7% on a year-over-year basis. It is positive, as 31 investors sold Flowers Foods, Inc. shares while 70 reduced holdings. (more...)
Jury told Gayle now scared around women Jury told Gayle now scared around women
- October 26, 2017

Mr Miller said Gayle's character became an issue when he was involved in the selection of a coaching panel. Asked whether he had noticed a change in Gayle since the allegations were published, Mr Miller said: " At this point he's very reserved and scared. (more...)
Eric Gordon Game-Winning Three Lifts the Rockets Over the Sixers Eric Gordon Game-Winning Three Lifts the Rockets Over the Sixers
- October 26, 2017

He only took two shots from deep, but drilled one of them that banked off the glass and in. Australian rookie Simmons had 14 points, seven rebounds and nine assists for the 76ers in their 105-104 defeat. He is averaging 16.4 points, 10 rebounds and 7.4 assists per game. The Sixers led by one point over the Rockets heading into the fourth quarter and increasingly spaced out their lead, leading by as much as eight points with four minutes to play. (more...)
Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder over Pacers Westbrook's triple-double leads Thunder over Pacers
- October 26, 2017

Oladipo scored 35 points. "We took a positive step tonight, really on both ends of the floor", Thunder coach Billy Donovan said. "We just got out and run collectively as a unit and it helped us". Dipo looks like an early-round player after disappearing in Russell Westbrook's shadow last season. They made us work. J.J. Redick scored 22 points and Joel Embiid 21 to lead the 76ers, who went scoreless over the final three minutes, while Australia's Ben Simmons had 14 points, nine rebounds ... (more...)
Former Florida State LB Telvin Smith gets lucrative National Football League contract extension Former Florida State LB Telvin Smith gets lucrative National Football League contract extension
- October 26, 2017

According to Pro Football Focus, Smith is the No. 1 run-defending outside linebacker this season for the revamped Jacksonville defense which is now giving up the second-fewest points per game. Smith has appeared in 53 games with Jacksonville over the last four seasons while making 46 starts over that span. This year, he is sixth in the National Football League in tackles and is also one of the defensive team captains for the first time. (more...)
ACC officials address college basketball's latest 'shame' ACC officials address college basketball's latest 'shame'
- October 26, 2017

The commish showed some strong moves in dancing around some of the more delicate issues, such as Louisville's case, as well as Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim's implication that there exists a double standard in the way Syracuse and North Carolina were treated by the NCAA. (more...)
Attacking riches will help Arsenal challenge on all fronts-Wenger Attacking riches will help Arsenal challenge on all fronts-Wenger
- October 26, 2017

I love Arsenal , love being involved with Arsenal . "In the States, you have more limitations". The attacking duo are out of the contract at the end of the season, and manager Arsene Wenger has hinted at cashing in on them in the January transfer window. (more...)
National Football League players must stand for anthem National Football League players must stand for anthem
- October 26, 2017

According to the poll 51% say players should not have to stand. That was second only to tweets related to the tragedy in Puerto Rico, which comprised roughly 16% of Trump's tweets during the same period. Owners, coaches and staff joined the players in a demonstration of solidarity. Why is the National Football League getting massive tax breaks while at the same time disrespecting our Anthem, Flag and Country? Following the League's decision to make no changes to its anthem policy at ... (more...)
Dustin Johnson and Jason Day eye glory at WGC-HSBC Champions Dustin Johnson and Jason Day eye glory at WGC-HSBC Champions
- October 26, 2017

Johnson is making his first start of the new wraparound season this week at the WGC-HSBC Champions in China, and he told reporters there that he would "absolutely" welcome an opportunity to have some quantified proof of who plays quickly throughout a tournament and who, well, does not. (more...)
Curator banned after ODI pitch tampering claim in India-New Zealand series Curator banned after ODI pitch tampering claim in India-New Zealand series
- October 26, 2017

A groundsman has been sacked after video emerged of him allegedly agreeing to tamper with the wicket before Wednesday's one-day global between India and New Zealand in Pune . Announcing the suspension, Maharashtra CA president Abhay Apte stressed that BCCI has zero tolerance for such subjects. India levelled the series with India at 1-1. (more...)
Caixinha woe as Rangers throw it away Caixinha woe as Rangers throw it away
- October 26, 2017

Ryan Jack was sent off for flooring Kirk Broadfoot as Candeias waited to take the penalty on the say-so of fourth official Scott Millar. Jason Holt also plays, along with Josh Windass. I remember a few mistakes got the opponents back in the game. 'We had a lot of situations where we had to change players and formations. I am happy with their efforts. (more...)
Injury sidelines Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower Injury sidelines Patriots LB Dont'a Hightower
- October 26, 2017

The Patriots linebacker injured his shoulder in the second half against the Falcons, and was out for the remainder of the game afterwards, along with missing practice on Wednesday. They were allowing 32 points per game through Week 4. The Patriots could have opened a roster spot by placing linebacker Harvey Langi , who has not practiced since being involved in a serious vehicle accident October 13, on the non-football injury list. (more...)
Under-fire Bilic salutes 'brilliant' West Ham reaction Under-fire Bilic salutes 'brilliant' West Ham reaction
- October 26, 2017

Dembele has made a welcome return to first-team training after suffering a hip problem last week, while Rose made a substitute appearance against Real Madrid last Tuesday but could now be named in the initial line-up for the first time since January. (more...)
Stan Kroenke vows to maintain control of Arsenal and backs Arsene Wenger Stan Kroenke vows to maintain control of Arsenal and backs Arsene Wenger
- October 26, 2017

That [selling] is just not our model. The group hope that there will be a strong show of hands to send a message to the club at the meeting at Emirates Stadium, but in reality it will be merely a symbolic gesture because fans own just three per cent of the shares in Arsenal - Stan Kroenke , who is expected to be present, owns 67 per cent and Alisher Usmanov has 30 per... (more...)
DeMarcus Cousins has just one Kings regret DeMarcus Cousins has just one Kings regret
- October 26, 2017

Cousins said. " I was a fool ". The New Orleans Pelicans (1-3) will be completing their three-game road trip with a contest against the All-Star big man's former team on Thursday, and it'll be his first time returning to Sacramento since he was traded to New Orleans last season. (more...)
Rapper offers free grillz to Astros Rapper offers free grillz to Astros
- October 26, 2017

Wall, a lifelong Astros fan who watched games at the Astrodome from $1 seats as a child, said he got the idea to offer the team grillz after running into pitchers Justin Verlander , Dallas Keuchel and Tyler Clippard at a local steakhouse before the ALCS began. (more...)
América vuelve a vencer Cruz Azul América vuelve a vencer Cruz Azul
- October 26, 2017

Mientras, la Máquina necesita un triunfo para redimirse ante su afición, luego del paso irregular del equipo, la derrota ante Lobos del sábado pasado y la declaración del entrenador Francisco Jémez, quien aseguró que Cruz Azul no es un equipo grande del futbol mexicano. (more...)