Sports


Daly collapses, WDs with scary knee injury
- October 30, 2017

He was four under, tied for eighth and three off the lead. He was shown on Golf Channel's broadcast sitting on a cart path with an ice pack on his knee. For Daly, who was in contention at 4-under at the time of his injury in Thousand Oaks, Calif., it appears to be the most significant blow of his recent knee problems. (more...)
Five-star Joey Baker becomes Duke men's basketball's first 2019 commit Five-star Joey Baker becomes Duke men's basketball's first 2019 commit
- October 30, 2017

The 6-foot-7 power forward is No. 13 in ESPN's 2019 rankings and the top prospect in the state of North Carolina. According to Scout.com, North Carolina, Kansas , NC State , Florida and Wake Forest had all shown interest in Baker, who had 19 scholarship offers in total ( according to 247 Sports ). (more...)
Body found in trunk after road rage incident Body found in trunk after road rage incident
- October 30, 2017

Soon after the shooting, a Kaufman County deputy spotted Gilbert's vehicle on I-20 and attempted to stop him, but he would not stop. The driver of the vehicle is being held in the Kaufman County Jail. No further details about the body, which has been sent to the Dallas County medical examiner's office, have been released. Authorities have not released the name of the woman or the cause of death. (more...)
Bride kills 13 in-laws to avenge forced marriage
- October 30, 2017

A Pakistani woman has been arrested after a plot to murder her husband with a poisoned glass of milk led to the death of 13 family members. The beverage was served to the womans in-laws and after drinking it, a lot of people started showing poisoning symptoms. (more...)
Storm's Breanna Stewart writes about years of childhood sexual abuse Storm's Breanna Stewart writes about years of childhood sexual abuse
- October 30, 2017

The blog appeared Monday morning in The Players' Tribune , a website that allows professional athletes to connect with fans in their own words, according to the site. 'That's often when I think about it. Stewart says the person tried "to find a way to be near me in public" and that the abuse occurred at different time period and places. (more...)
Jets PK Chandler Catanzaro gets kicked when down ... by former teammate Jets PK Chandler Catanzaro gets kicked when down ... by former teammate
- October 30, 2017

When the game ended, Martin showed that he could hit from beyond 50 yards in the rain ... in case some team in the greater NY area was interested in a kicker who could hit field goals in the rain. He also had makes from 43 and 46. Martin's agent probably told him to say that. "My video has no underlying meaning outside of showcasing my ability to kick well in adverse conditions". (more...)
AHL Partners LLP Acquires Shares of 9085 Dominion Energy Inc. (NYSE:D) AHL Partners LLP Acquires Shares of 9085 Dominion Energy Inc. (NYSE:D)
- October 30, 2017

DM has been the topic of several other reports. Finally, Barclays PLC lowered their price objective on Dominion Midstream Partners from $35.00 to $32.00 and set an overweight rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. If you are accessing this report on another publication, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of USA & global copyright & trademark laws. (more...)
England Under-17's boss speechless after World Cup win England Under-17's boss speechless after World Cup win
- October 30, 2017

England also won the Under-19 European Championship during the summer and were beaten on penalties in both the final of the Under-17 European Championship and the semi-finals of the Under-21 European Championship. A resilient show from the English boys saw them overturn a two-goal deficit in a thrilling win over Santiago Denia's side. The second resumed at a furious pace with England pushing hard for an equaliser. (more...)
Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain has extraordinary potential - Massimiliano Allegri Juventus striker Gonzalo Higuain has extraordinary potential - Massimiliano Allegri
- October 30, 2017

Despite the feat, Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has told the 29-year-old to get into better shape, as Higuain has scored only four goals in Juve's first 10 games. How much Bonucci's absence will hurt Milan is a matter of debate, though. But Montella is adamant Milan have not deserved to be on the end of such a poor series of results and pointed to multiple factors for the 2-0 reverse to the Bianconeri as pressure increased on his position. (more...)
JuJu Smith-Schuster's franchise record-setting score JuJu Smith-Schuster's franchise record-setting score
- October 30, 2017

We've got guys that can score. Then Washington was stopped on third down. Smith-Schuster's 97-yard touchdown reception is the longest pass play in Steelers history. Lions cornerback Quandre Diggs was flagged for unnecessary roughness for this vicious helmet-to-helmet hit on Steelers tight end Jesse James . SPLIT CROWD: It probably wasn't the best day for the Lions to try for a "blue out" at Ford Field. (more...)
Jose Mourinho and Mauricio Pochettino make three changes each Jose Mourinho and Mauricio Pochettino make three changes each
- October 30, 2017

Crooks added: 'With Romelu Lukaku slightly off the pace and Rashford with a mandate to score within 70 minutes or he's off, it was left to Valencia to marshal his defence well enough not to give Tottenham a sniff of their goal and that's precisely what he did'. (more...)
Scotland and other home nations in poppy request for November matches Scotland and other home nations in poppy request for November matches
- October 30, 2017

England hope to wear poppies with impunity when they play Germany in a friendly worldwide at Wembley next month. The Scottish Football Association (SFA), the Football Assocation (FA), the Football Association of Wales (FAW) and the Irish Football Association (IFA) have issued a joint statement after FIFA changed its laws last month. (more...)
Cologne fined over crowd trouble in Europa League match at Arsenal Cologne fined over crowd trouble in Europa League match at Arsenal
- October 30, 2017

Attending their club's first European match in 25 years, some 20,000 Cologne fans descended upon the Emirates Stadium in London - Arsenal's home ground - despite the fact that the German club had only been allocated 3,000 tickets. Cologne has been ordered to pay Arsenal €60,000 ($69,675, £53,000) by UEFA in compensation to help fix damage caused by its supporters during last month's Europa League tie at the Emirates Stadium. (more...)
Georgia, Ohio State move up Georgia, Ohio State move up
- October 30, 2017

Of course, the storyline that should be explored between now and then is whether Ohio State's dramatic win over Penn State this past Saturday will be treated the same way the Buckeyes' loss to the Nittany Lions was a year ago. One of the biggest question marks ahead of the rankings will be if Ohio State has done enough to jump into the top four. Had Louisville and Auburn lived up to expectations, the Tigers would have a very strong resume. (more...)
Joe Staley taken to hospital to have orbital bone examined Joe Staley taken to hospital to have orbital bone examined
- October 30, 2017

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , the National Football League is looking into a hit by defensive tackle Fletcher Cox on 49ers offensive tackle Joe Staley, a hit that resulted in Staley breaking his orbital bone. In the bottom left corner, Staley goes flying and Cox immediately throws his arms in the air. Cox and the Eagles' defensive line was great on Sunday afternoon. (more...)
Rafael Nadal virtually assured yearend top ranking Rafael Nadal virtually assured yearend top ranking
- October 30, 2017

Everyone looking forward to another Nadal-Federer encounter could be disappointed as the Swiss star, who is now playing in Basel, indicated after his quarter-final win that he could skip Paris Bercy to concentrate on the ATP Finals in London . (more...)
Chicago Bears Zach Miller In Danger Of Losing Leg After Gruesome Injury Chicago Bears Zach Miller In Danger Of Losing Leg After Gruesome Injury
- October 30, 2017

Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller reportedly underwent "urgent" surgery to fix artery damage in his knee after suffering a dislocation in Sunday's loss to the New Orleans Saints . It appeared that Miller only let go of the ball on the ground because he was in pain. The horrendous injury was the latest in a long line of tough knocks for Miller. (more...)
National Basketball Association hands out fines, suspensions for altercation National Basketball Association hands out fines, suspensions for altercation
- October 30, 2017

Their actions resulted to receiving hefty fines worth $50,000 and $25,000 from the league office, who are stamping their ground this season on limiting scuffles during games. Washington Wizards guard Carrick Felix and forward Markieff Morris were suspended one game each by the National Basketball Association for leaving the bench area during an altercation, the league announced Sunday. (more...)
We left a little too much for the end, says Tom Latham We left a little too much for the end, says Tom Latham
- October 30, 2017

Sachin Tendulkar is my childhood hero While he may admire Indian cricketers, Williamson, a right-handed batsman and an occasional off-spinner, admits that he has always been very impressed with master blaster Sachin Tendulkar. "In fact, the entire Indian cricket team is a challenge because it has some of the best batsmen in the world". However, the visiting bowlers came back well and picked wickets in the death. (more...)
Hamilton had it easy this year, says Alonso Hamilton had it easy this year, says Alonso
- October 30, 2017

With McLaren reaching the end of its disastrous relationship with Honda, Alonso hopes the team is joining a partnership which gives them the tools to fight the world champions. Alonso, who claimed McLaren had the best auto in qualifying even though subsequent grid penalties saw him start from near the back, finished 10th after being overtaken by Hamilton in the closing stages. (more...)
ISIS adds Neymar to their target list that includes Messi
- October 30, 2017

Lionel Messi and Neymar are at the centre of the latest apparent threat released by the terrorist group Islamic State ( ISIS ). The footballers appear in an image seemingly depicting an execution, in which Messi can be seen lying on the ground next to an ISIS flag while a jihadist stands over a kneeling Neymar. (more...)
Ecclestone collusion claims 'hogwash — Ferrari
- October 30, 2017

Earlier this week, Ecclestone said that all parties in F1 benefit from a Ferrari team that is at the front. It's the same for Mercedes as it is for the others - a world championship win against Ferrari is always with more. Asked if Charlie Whiting has favoured British teams, Ecclestone replied: "No. Charlie has always done what he was supposed to do". "Instead, Max has often helped Ferrari". (more...)
Want to qualify for Champions League quarter-final: Guardiola Want to qualify for Champions League quarter-final: Guardiola
- October 30, 2017

No", the Spaniard said. "We want to win the league, and that's why everyone is trying to be positive, to stay focused and to try to win every game. That is our next target". That is the risk, but the way we played from the beginning, and the way we played over 90 minutes, showed me a lot in our performance to remain there. (more...)
Godolphin keep Hartnell in the Melbourne Cup at second acceptances Godolphin keep Hartnell in the Melbourne Cup at second acceptances
- October 30, 2017

Dettori has had a stellar autumn, winning the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe aboard Enable, the Queen Elizabeth II Stakes on Persuasive and the Champion Stakes with Cracksman. Hopefully he goes and wins nicely at Bendigo and then that opens the door for Melbourne. Godolphin are usually a powerhouse in the Melbourne Cup but only have two runners left in the $6 million race that stops the nation, and neither are certain to start. (more...)
White House decorated for Halloween White House decorated for Halloween
- October 30, 2017

Trees and south facade will be lit with different colours for the Monday night event. A great external shot of the decorations, which included giant spiders, surfaced in the evening. Fortunately, the couple will not be among the families in the country who will be turning off their exterior lights to signal children that they will not be giving away treats. (more...)
Cooper Cronk signs 2-year deal to join Roosters in NRL Cooper Cronk signs 2-year deal to join Roosters in NRL
- October 30, 2017

The 33-year-old, who is now representing Australia at the Rugby League World Cup, is set to shake up the Roosters' spine with current halfback Mitchell Pearce's position at Bondi in debate. The ABC understands the club wants to keep him. Pearce has been linked to both the Manly Sea Eagles and the Newcastle Knights if he chose to leave the Roosters because of the Cronk contract. (more...)
Alvaro Morata admits he wishes he'd never left Juventus Alvaro Morata admits he wishes he'd never left Juventus
- October 30, 2017

In England, the most important aspect is physicality. However, despite how happy he has looked being given the starting role he craved at Real Madrid , Morata has admitted that life in London is by no means flawless, and in an ideal world neither he or his wife would be living there. (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur's Dele Alli reacts to big miss against Manchester United Tottenham Hotspur's Dele Alli reacts to big miss against Manchester United
- October 30, 2017

We saw Troy Deeney attempt to squeeze Joe Allen's head clean off, we saw Mark Noble look to take out his frustrations on Ruben Loftus-Cheek and we saw Dele Alli go head-to-head with Ashley Young. Alli's performance was widely condemned on social media, yesterday, albeit too harshly, but Mauricio Pochettino will be hoping for better displays from the attacking midfielder in the coming weeks, especially if Harry Kane is to miss much more action due to his current injury. (more...)
What works for Virat may not be everyone's cup of tea What works for Virat may not be everyone's cup of tea
- October 30, 2017

The 44-year-old even added he would not be surprised if he gets sacked as India A and U-19 coach in the future. Defending Virat Kohli's brand of aggression, Dravid said, "Virat sometimes says outrageous things before a series and I cringe when I read them in the paper, but that's what gets the best out of him". (more...)
Phillies expected to tab Dodgers exec Gabe Kapler as next manager
- October 30, 2017

He had been considered for that club's manager's job two years ago. He managed Team Israel in the 2012 WBC, served as a TV analyst for FOX, and he's been the Dodgers' Director of Player Development since late 2014. Pete Mackanin had a thankless job. Klentak's top lieutenants, Ned Rice and Bryan Minniti, were also hired from outside the organization. Analytics is not the only area where the Phillies are seeking to develop competitive advantages. (more...)