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Heartfelt Farewell As Italy Icon Andrea Pirlo Hangs Up His Boots Heartfelt Farewell As Italy Icon Andrea Pirlo Hangs Up His Boots
- November 06, 2017

New York City saw their campaign come to an end on Sunday, when they were eliminated from the MLS play-offs by Columbus Crew. He retires with an honours list that's nearly as long as one of his trademark raking passes and includes: two UEFA Champions Leagues , six Serie A titles, and a FIFA World Cup with Italy . (more...)
Landon Collins, Eli Manning among Giants who struggled vs. Rams Landon Collins, Eli Manning among Giants who struggled vs. Rams
- November 06, 2017

The New York Giants' 51-17 loss to the Los Angeles Rams dropped their record to a disappointing 1-7. Pro Football Focus notes that "51 of his 71 yards [came] after contact and forced three missed tackles". He's one start shy of tying his brother Peyton for second on the all-time list of consecutive starts, with first-place Brett Favre well out of reach. (more...)
Wenger owes Sterling an apology, says Shearer Wenger owes Sterling an apology, says Shearer
- November 06, 2017

Arsenal fell to a 3-1 defeat against Manchester City yesterday. "In a hard moment of the game he did very well", Wenger said . "We know that Sterling dives well, he does that very well". "It was a penalty, the defending was poor". The England worldwide was awarded the spot-kick - which was converted by Sergio Aguero - after being bundled over by Nacho Monreal. (more...)
Frank Ntilikina scores double digits for first time in his career Frank Ntilikina scores double digits for first time in his career
- November 06, 2017

Ntilikina played the entire fourth quarter, scoring six of his ten total points and assisting four times as the Knicks completed their comeback. Point guard Frank Ntilikina dished out seven assists while scoring 10 points and nabbing three steals in his matchup with an in backcourt featuring Victor Oladipo . (more...)
Chelsea's Antonio Conte right to drop David Luiz - Ray Wilkins Chelsea's Antonio Conte right to drop David Luiz - Ray Wilkins
- November 06, 2017

He has to work really hard otherwise they are on the bench or in the stand". When asked my reporters about the reason for Luiz's exile, Conte responded: "It's only a tactical decision". I must take the best decision for the club, not for a single player. We'll have to see how things develop over time, but for now, it's best to just keep an eye on things rather than jump to conclusions. (more...)
Jose Mourinho appears before judge in Spain on tax fraud case Jose Mourinho appears before judge in Spain on tax fraud case
- November 06, 2017

They told me that to regularise my situation I had to pay X amount. Mourinho said in a statement earlier this year that he had paid €26m in taxes during his three years living in Spain as Madrid coach and had previously "entered into a settlement agreement regarding 2013". (more...)
Stock Review: Viewing the Technicals for Shire Plc (SHP.L) Stock Review: Viewing the Technicals for Shire Plc (SHP.L)
- November 06, 2017

The biopharmaceutical company reported $3.81 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $3.64 by $0.17. About 625,046 shares traded. Investors sentiment increased to 1.13 in 2017 Q2. Its down 0.01, from 1.08 in 2017Q1. It is positive, as 16 investors sold TREE shares while 64 reduced holdings. (more...)
Indian Women Hockey Team Ranked 10th After Asia Cup Win Indian Women Hockey Team Ranked 10th After Asia Cup Win
- November 06, 2017

Apart from the title triumph the India team also secured a World Cup berth. Rani scored a brace while Monica, Lilima Minz and Navjot scored a goal each in the shootout. But for someone who has been associated with national teams over the years, Harendra was confident that he could deliver in women's hockey too. Harendra has always been an obsessive coach , always hungry for results. (more...)
Sadio Mane challenges Mohamed Salah to score even more goals for Liverpool Sadio Mane challenges Mohamed Salah to score even more goals for Liverpool
- November 06, 2017

Mane returned from an injury just in time to face Bafana Bafana in back-to-back 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers during the global week, starting with the replay at Peter Mokaba Stadium on Friday. But the much-improved defensive display from the previous performances that saw the Reds concede 16 goals in 10 English Premier League games, was also noted by Gerrard, who was speaking as a pundit on BT Sport. (more...)
Claude Makelele Leaves Role At Swansea To Become KAS Eupen Manager Claude Makelele Leaves Role At Swansea To Become KAS Eupen Manager
- November 06, 2017

In January he joined Swansea's managerial team, being reunited with Clement, who was on the coaching staff when Makelele was at Chelsea and again with the former defensive midfielder at PSG. " Eupen would like to wish a warm welcome to its new French coach, Claude Makelele , who has an extraordinary list of honours as a player and solid experience as a coach on an worldwide level", a statement on the club's official website read , confirming Makelele as the replacement for Spaniard ... (more...)
Zinedine Zidane hails 'important' Real Madrid win after hard week Zinedine Zidane hails 'important' Real Madrid win after hard week
- November 06, 2017

Ramos, whose Madrid was led by goals from midfielders Casemiro , Marco Asensio and Isco , added: "The team played for the victory from the first minute". The result was welcome but the identity of the goalscorers invited more focus on Benzema and Ronaldo, who have both only scored one goal in La Liga this season - even if Ronaldo has six in four games in Europe. (more...)
Blues rocked as Michael Emenalo quits Stamford Bridge Blues rocked as Michael Emenalo quits Stamford Bridge
- November 06, 2017

Emenalo had already offered the termination of his contract four years ago when José Mourinho was appointed as a Chelsea manager for the second time in his career. Conte was unhappy with the number of players purchased in the summer, leaving Chelsea's squad too thin to compete for domestic and European honours. (more...)
Ahead of 3rd T20I, Ross Taylor challenges team India with his message Ahead of 3rd T20I, Ross Taylor challenges team India with his message
- November 06, 2017

Taking on the banter, Sehwag lauded Taylor for his sportsmanship. "No one can match up to your high standards of stitching Darji ji, whether it is a pant or a partnership @RossLTaylor", he commented further. It continued with Sehwag replying, "Hahaha Masterji, is saal waali patloon hi ek bilaang choti karke dena next diwali pe". Agli silai #Trivandrum mein hogi. (more...)
Gregg Popovich focuses on Texas shooting after win instead of basketball Gregg Popovich focuses on Texas shooting after win instead of basketball
- November 06, 2017

Although many could make the argument that Jackson was greater, the Zen Master always had greats of the game like Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal on his team. More success will be on the way for Popovich, whether it's increasing his win total or capturing another championship. That's only 19 wins, which is a guarantee for the Spurs' future Hall of Fame coach this season. (more...)
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain welcomes his new song after first Liverpool goal Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain welcomes his new song after first Liverpool goal
- November 06, 2017

The 24-year-old netted his first Premier League goal for the Reds in Saturday's 4-1 win at West Ham , one of his first starts for the side. "It was very intense for him, completely different to the things that he is used to", he added. (more...)
Khloe Kardashian's ex Lamar Odom collapses at nightclub Khloe Kardashian's ex Lamar Odom collapses at nightclub
- November 06, 2017

Odom's representatives have said that the former Los Angeles Lakers star was dehydrated following a heavy workout routine earlier in the day. The person who filmed the video explained to TMZ that Odom was seen drinking for several hours before he collapsed. (more...)
Mumbai girl Jemimah Rodrigues slams double century in 50-over cricket Mumbai girl Jemimah Rodrigues slams double century in 50-over cricket
- November 06, 2017

They have supported me a lot since day one and continue to do so. Jemimah did not bat with Smriti's score in mind while hitting the double century. "Yesterday, I was looking to play as straight as possible and not commit any silly mistake". (more...)
Even in loss, Tom Savage finds success with DeAndre Hopkins Even in loss, Tom Savage finds success with DeAndre Hopkins
- November 06, 2017

The Texans were able to put seven points on the scoreboard thanks to an Eddie Pleasant sack and fumble on Brissett that Lamar Houston picked up and returned for a touchdown to cut the Colts lead 10-7. Hopkins will be in the WR1 mix for next week's game against the Rams. He is the only player in the National Football League this season with a touchdown catch in five consecutive games and the first since Miami Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills accomplished that from Week 14 of the 2016 season ... (more...)
Wenger rips league-wide refereeing after Arsenal loss Wenger rips league-wide refereeing after Arsenal loss
- November 06, 2017

The Manchester City winger was brought down by Nacho Monreal in the penalty area during City's 3-1 home win over Arsenal and Sergio Aguero converted the resulting penalty, much to the disgust of Wenger, who was also furious with Ciy's third goal. (more...)
Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Paris Masters Rafael Nadal Withdraws From Paris Masters
- November 06, 2017

Rafael Nadal continued a remarkable season by ensuring that he will end the year as the world number one for the first time since 2013, completing a long road back to the top of the sport. "But his losses since then have only been [Juan Martin] Del Potro, Nadal twice and a tough one in Paris to [John] Isner where he held match points". (more...)
Andreas Christensen Is The Future, Former Chelsea Star Warns David Luiz Andreas Christensen Is The Future, Former Chelsea Star Warns David Luiz
- November 06, 2017

Andreas Christensen was drafted in to the defence in place of Luiz and received praise for his accomplished display in Chelsea's back three alongside Cesar Azpilicueta and Gary Cahill . He watched the Blues fall to a 3-0 defeat at the hands of AS Roma in the Champions League during the week, but they've bounced back quite admirably, beating Manchester United 1-0 at home on Sunday. (more...)
Notre Dame, Clemson and Oklahoma move up in AP poll Notre Dame, Clemson and Oklahoma move up in AP poll
- November 06, 2017

Ohio State was No. 3 a week ago and fell all the way to No. 11 after losing at Iowa. Michigan State moved up to No. 13 while Michigan is back in the poll at No. 12 Oklahoma State at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames, Ia. The biggest riser was Michigan State, who went from 24 to 11 after their upset of Penn State. Virginia Tech 18. (more...)
Peterson carries Cardinals to win over San Francisco Peterson carries Cardinals to win over San Francisco
- November 06, 2017

Peterson kept carrying the ball more than anyone his age ever had with 37 rushes for 159 yards to lead the Arizona Cardinals to a 20-10 victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. Safety Tyrann Mathieu forced a fumble by fullback Kyle Juszczyk, and cornerback Patrick Peterson picked the ball up for the team's first fumble recovery for the entire year. (more...)
Real Madrid increase interest in Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli? Real Madrid increase interest in Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Dele Alli?
- November 06, 2017

For me, it's one selection, the starting eleven is the same, our mentality is right and is good, I'm going to play without fears and try to dominate the game, try to win with our mentality". I am not saying the players who came are not, but they are younger. Ronaldo felt Wednesday's result against Tottenham was not a fair reflection of his team's performance. (more...)
Accident on the sets of Anil Kapoor-Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's Fanney Khan Accident on the sets of Anil Kapoor-Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's Fanney Khan
- November 06, 2017

Aishwarya, who was also present there, ran to see the lady but was stopped by the security guards from getting close. The movie marks the collaboration of Aishwarya and Anil after a long gap. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's fans are still not over her oh-so- hot and glamorous avatar in Karan Johar's Ae Dil Hai Mushkil . We are dying to see the film. (more...)
David Unsworth slams talk of unsettled players David Unsworth slams talk of unsettled players
- November 06, 2017

Interim Everton manager David Unsworth was left irritated by his team's mentality during Thursday's 3-0 defeat at Lyon , telling them they can not "cave in". As always, there will be free live audio commentary of Sunday's contest here on evertonfc.com, with Club ambassador Ian Snodin joining evertontv's Darren Griffiths to describe the action. (more...)
Controversial Call Costs Thunder Against Blazers Controversial Call Costs Thunder Against Blazers
- November 06, 2017

Westbrook and the Thunder can't spend too much time harping on what they believe is unfair officiating as they have a game against the Sacramento Kings to prepare for this coming Tuesday. "I've never seen, in the history of the game, a guy gets an and-1′ play and then get ejected from the game", Donovan said. "We deemed that the contact was excessive", Mott said. (more...)
Patrick Cantlay wins playoff in Las Vegas Patrick Cantlay wins playoff in Las Vegas
- November 06, 2017

A bogey at the first playoff hole didn't derail Cantlay's title bid with Cejka and Kim also taking five on TPC Summerlin's hard par-four 18th as it was buffeted by a strong cross wind. Kim two-putted for double bogey, Cejka two-putted for bogey and Cantlay tapped in for par and the victory. Cantlay broke through to win after a remarkable return last season from the back problems. (more...)
Carr Comes Out Throwing as Raiders Beat Dolphins Carr Comes Out Throwing as Raiders Beat Dolphins
- November 06, 2017

Carr went 21 of 30 for 300 yards with one touchdown and one interception, and helped the Raiders convert 8 for 15 third downs. Derek Carr: It might not have been an eye-popping performance, but Carr turned in a game much closer to what was expected of him coming into this season than what he's showed most of this year. (more...)
James Harden Dominated Utah In An Historic 56-Point Performance James Harden Dominated Utah In An Historic 56-Point Performance
- November 06, 2017

He had eclipsed 30 points just once this season entering Sunday's game, but he finished just one point shy of Calvin Murphy's franchise record. A Jazz defense that ranks among the league's stingiest was shredded by Harden, who was spectacularly efficient shooting off the dribble. (more...)