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White Sox claim OF Daniel Palka on waivers from Twins White Sox claim OF Daniel Palka on waivers from Twins
- November 04, 2017

Overall, the White Sox have made the postseason just three times since 2000, including 2005 when they won their first World Series title since 1906. The Twins are doing postseason housekeeping on their 40-man roster, making room for potential free agents and prospects they want protected for the December 14 Rule 5 draft, which concludes the Winter Meetings in Orlando, Fla. (more...)
Watch the Bellator 186 Prelims, Streaming Live and Free Watch the Bellator 186 Prelims, Streaming Live and Free
- November 04, 2017

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane celebrated her victory at Bellator 186 tonight at Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pa. Vassell came up short in his previous attempt at Bellator gold, but has reeled off three straight fights to earn the shot at Bader. (more...)
Seven-try Ulster edge out Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth thriller Seven-try Ulster edge out Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth thriller
- November 04, 2017

But the bonus-point try was another great bit of handling as four minutes later, Piutau set Andrew Trimble free down the wing and his pass inside found Louis Ludik who set Cooney over for the seven-pointer. Ulster went ahead for the first time when Clive Ross forced his way over, Leali'ifano against converting, but five minutes from time Penxe crossed for his second try and Kurt Coleman converted to level the match again. (more...)
BVB Sporting Director Insists Aubameyang Isn't to Blame for Club's Woes BVB Sporting Director Insists Aubameyang Isn't to Blame for Club's Woes
- November 04, 2017

Dortmund is coming off a 1-1 draw to Apoel Nicosia, the latest setback in a dismal UEFA Champions League campaign. Dortmund will be without a pair of defenders as well, with Lukasz Piszczek hurt and Dan-Axel Zagadou suspended, leaving them somewhat shorthanded against Bayern's eternally high-powered attack. (more...)
Vettel is 'not afraid' of Hamilton Vettel is 'not afraid' of Hamilton
- November 04, 2017

Vettel has warned Hamilton that he expects a different outcome come 2018. "When you look at the state of the auto at the beginning of the season and how good it is now, that answers the question of what makes a top team". I firmly believe that we can be at the front in 2018. The German is already looking forward to more on-track battles against Hamilton as beating the Brit holds added weight. (more...)
Premier League action as it happens at Liberty Stadium Premier League action as it happens at Liberty Stadium
- November 04, 2017

The 20-year-old striker, who is on a season-long with the Swans from Premier League rivals Chelsea, joined fellow uncapped duo Joe Gomez and Ruben Loftus-Cheek in Gareth Southgate's plans for this month's friendlies against Germany and Brazil at Wembley. (more...)
Crouch comes off the bench to snatch a point for Stoke Crouch comes off the bench to snatch a point for Stoke
- November 04, 2017

The Foxes are now 10th on 13 points, while Stoke now occupy the 14th position on 12 points in the league table. The very man Stoke were attempting to stop was provided with the first chance of the game in the 11th minute, as the England worldwide was only to be denied by Kevin Wimmer on the six-yard line. (more...)
Usman Khan sidelined for six months due to stress fracture Usman Khan sidelined for six months due to stress fracture
- November 04, 2017

As a result, he was forced to miss the final Twenty20 worldwide, which was a historical one as it was held in Lahore and marked Sri Lanka's return to Pakistan for the first time since March 2009. The performance was a throwback to four years ago, at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, when he announced himself with five wickets for nine runs in 3.1 overs for Agriculture Development Bank of Pakistan . (more...)
Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag turn up for Ashish Nehra's farwell celebration Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag turn up for Ashish Nehra's farwell celebration
- November 04, 2017

The former left-arm pacer also did not fail to mention that Kohli wanted him to bowl much earlier in the last match that he played but he insisted to bowl the last over. "I said earlier that I can go a couple more years, but there can't be a better time to walk away", Nehra said after his swansong game in global cricket. (more...)
Peerless Celtic break British unbeaten record
- November 04, 2017

The Parkhead side held the previous record of 62 games, which they achieved between in the 1910s under the guidance of first manager Willie Maley. Scott Sinclair opened the scoring in the 28th minute before Dembele added a second in the 72nd minute. (more...)
Aston Villa v Sheffield Wednesday Aston Villa v Sheffield Wednesday
- November 04, 2017

But Championship expert Prutton reckons Carlos Carvalhal's side could make the most of tiredness in the Villa ranks. Jack Grealish is in line for a first appearance of the season after recovering from the freak kidney injury to take his place on the bench. (more...)
Ben Simmons Goes Absolutely Nuts Again In The NBA Ben Simmons Goes Absolutely Nuts Again In The NBA
- November 04, 2017

Ben Simmons has not yet even played double-digit games in his National Basketball Association career, and he already has two triple-doubles to his name. Redick paid tribute to Simmons after the match, noting how much be enjoys playing alongside the Australian rookie. "He's so good . He gets wherever he wants to go", Redick said. (more...)
UFC Champion Conor McGregor Is 'EA UFC 3' Cover Athlete UFC Champion Conor McGregor Is 'EA UFC 3' Cover Athlete
- November 04, 2017

CONOR McGregor has opened up on the joy his little son has brought into his life - but remained tight-lipped on whether he is going to pop the question to his long-term love Dee Devlin. "Now I'm holding him and I'm like a pro with the whole lot". Personally, I think it's all but guaranteed that Conor McGregor will appear in the WWE at some point in the future. (more...)
Eagles coach Doug Pederson unsure RB Jay Ajayi will play against Broncos Eagles coach Doug Pederson unsure RB Jay Ajayi will play against Broncos
- November 04, 2017

And, unlike this year, the offensive line played well, allowing only one sack. They've endured injuries to standouts in each of the game's three phases and still continue to win games in dominant fashion. "Most of the time I'm in the back like, 'Give me that play!" "I was like, 'Hey, give it to D.T. give it to D.T". I'm praying that he goes on a run and has - look at that guy in Houston. (more...)
Zaheer Khan gave the best relationship advice to Virat Kohli Zaheer Khan gave the best relationship advice to Virat Kohli
- November 04, 2017

The Indian batsman failed to score runs throughout that series, and questions were being raised on his technique too. While a section of fans across the country started blaming Anushka for Kohli's failure, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) reportedly restricted the company of wives and said no to girlfriends on tours after the England drubbing. (more...)
Arsene Wenger says Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are blocking Jack Wilshere Arsene Wenger says Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are blocking Jack Wilshere
- November 04, 2017

Wilshere has not played for England since the defeat by Iceland at the European Championships previous year. "Maybe his future is as a centre-back", Wenger said of the player he told to leave the club in January. Wenger revealed Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will be rested tomorrow night. 'Walcott, Wilshere and Giroud. The first session they wanted to sign me so, happy days, I didn't look back. (more...)
Gunners midfielder signs new deal Gunners midfielder signs new deal
- November 04, 2017

He was included in Arsenal's first team squad this campaign, along with the likes of Reiss Nelson and Ainsley Maitland-Niles. Arsenal announced the deal on their official website on Friday, but did not disclose details of the contract. "I'm always looking to learn from the midfielders next to me like Francis and Jack and Theo ahead of me". "I'm just carrying on learning from them and getting game experience. (more...)
Spaun takes lead in Las Vegas Spaun takes lead in Las Vegas
- November 04, 2017

Eastern time on Friday afternoon. At a breezy TPC Summerlin course, in Las Vegas, Spaun rebounded well from a bogey on the par four third, before registering birdies on the fourth, fifth and ninth. "I thought we were going to kind of get the bad end of the draw with the wind yesterday and this morning, but it kind of died down a little bit on the front for us". (more...)
Felipe Massa: Williams driver to retire at end of the season Felipe Massa: Williams driver to retire at end of the season
- November 04, 2017

Massa, who as a Ferrari driver finished second by a single point to Lewis Hamilton in the 2008 World Championship, sits in 11th place in the current drivers' standings. "We are especially grateful that he agreed to postpone his retirement from F1 for a year, after Valtteri joined Mercedes, which demonstrated the depth of the relationship we built during our time together". (more...)
Zacks Investment Research Lowers National Bank of Canada (NTIOF) to Hold Zacks Investment Research Lowers National Bank of Canada (NTIOF) to Hold
- November 04, 2017

Shares of National Bank of Canada ( OTCMKTS NTIOF ) opened at $49.49 on Wednesday. It has underperformed by 0.41% the S&P500. Canaccord Genuity's price target would suggest a potential upside of 32.58% from the company's previous close. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $6.02 and is estimated to be $5.87 for the current year with 1,457,948,000 shares outstanding. Legal & General Group Plc increased Emcor Group Inc ( NYSE :EME) stake by 8,285 shares to 72,726 valued at $4.76M in ... (more...)
Govt allows Friday prayers in Jamia Masjid Srinagar after five weeks
- November 04, 2017

Mirwaiz talked tough over the promotion of liquor in Kashmir saying the government has been playing a dirty game. "The Old City has been turned into a military fortress". Life went on normally in areas of Rainawari, Khanyar, Nowhatta, M.R. Gunj and Safa Kadal with shops, public transport, other businesses, government offices and banks functioning on a Friday after five weeks. (more...)
Rea sets new personal best with Qatar win Rea sets new personal best with Qatar win
- November 04, 2017

The Losail track, located just outside Doha, will once again turn on its floodlights to host two night races. The Kawasaki rider, who last month became the first man to win the crown three years running, is bidding to beat the record total of 552 points scored in a season by Colin Edwards. (more...)
Roy Hodgson: 'Comparing Harry Kane and Cristiano Ronaldo pointless' Roy Hodgson: 'Comparing Harry Kane and Cristiano Ronaldo pointless'
- November 04, 2017

Spurs lost 1-0 to title rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford last weekend after France global Anthony Martial scored an 81st-minute victor following his introduction off the bench. "I don't think they are a one man team, I don't think Pep Guardiola does either". "I see Palace filling in the space at Wembley and making it hard for Spurs, but I don't see them creating any problems". (more...)
Wenger insists Arsenal will attack Man City Wenger insists Arsenal will attack Man City
- November 04, 2017

It was an exceptional team. Where is Manchester City vs Arsenal in the Premier League? "When we go there, we want to defend well but as well, you can not go there and only be focused on only defending". A team, I don't know when, are going to beat us. 'Look at the way we play, the way we keep the ball, pass the ball, those short, quick passes, especially in midfield. (more...)
Manchester City star makes claim that will annoy Cristiano Ronaldo Manchester City star makes claim that will annoy Cristiano Ronaldo
- November 04, 2017

Kevin De Bruyne is ready to commit his long term future to Manchester City , according the Sky Sports. "I am a big National Basketball Association fan where a lot of players play on physicality". Chelsea host Manchester United on Sunday and De Bruyne believes the positioning of Jose Mourinho's wide players will be crucial to the result. 'That game it was very important they [Sterling and Sane] stay wide'. (more...)
Nadal Pulls Out Of Paris Masters With Knee Injury
- November 04, 2017

The loss ended del Potro's hopes of reaching London . However, after his retirement from the quarter-final match, the 25-year-old Krajinović will be facing American ace John Isner in the semi-final match of the Paris Masters on 4 November, Saturday. (more...)
England 349-6 at stumps in 2-day tour match vs. WA England 349-6 at stumps in 2-day tour match vs. WA
- November 04, 2017

Both Alastair Cook and Joe Root (9) fell cheaply, with the former captain dismissed for a second-ball duck. Root looked annoyed when he was given out caught behind when it looked like the ball had flicked his leg rather than his bat. "I'm quite looking forward to it, see what the sledgers have got for us", Stoneman told reporters as England prepare to face a Western Australia XI in a two-day game in Perth this weekend. (more...)
ED Issues Show Cause Notice to Yasin Malik ED Issues Show Cause Notice to Yasin Malik
- November 04, 2017

Yasin Malik is being viewed as the kingpin of the FEMA violation network. The four-page notice mentioned that the complaint was received on 25 October. The agency has asked all the accused to reply in writing within 30 days that why FEMA should not be held against them. The police had said that Dar confessed to have received the money from a person in Nepal and it was to be handed to the JKLF chief. (more...)
Monterrey elimina a Santos Monterrey elimina a Santos
- November 04, 2017

Fallaron el argentino Silvio Romero y el colombiano Darwin Quintero . Santos siguió en el mismo tenor y ello le rindió frutos a los 13 minutos, luego que David Andrade llegó por el lado izquierdo, disparó y el portero de Monterrey rechazó, pero en el contra remate llegó Jonathan Rodríguez para poner el 1-0. (more...)
Barcelona plotting SHOCK swoop for Tottenham star Harry Winks Barcelona plotting SHOCK swoop for Tottenham star Harry Winks
- November 04, 2017

Winks starred as Mauricio Pochettino's side comfortably beat Barca's rivals 3-1 at Wembley on Wednesday. According to a report published by the London Evening Standard , Barcelona Sporting director Robert Fernandez is tracking the progress of Tottenham defender Harry Winks . (more...)