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Starc continues fine form with Sheffield Shield hat-trick Starc continues fine form with Sheffield Shield hat-trick
- November 07, 2017

R.O. Jenkins, Amin Lakhani, T.J. Matthews, C.W.L. Parker, J.S. Rao, A. Shaw and A.E. Trott had also claimed two hat-tricks in the same match. Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc sent an ominous warning to England's cricketers ahead of the Ashes test series when he claimed a hat-trick for New South Wales against Western Australia on Monday in a Sheffield Shield match. (more...)
West Ham fans give honest opinion on Twitter after Slaven Bilic sacking West Ham fans give honest opinion on Twitter after Slaven Bilic sacking
- November 07, 2017

West Ham fans have been voicing their displeasure on social media all day, will polls and petitions set up to demonstrate just how against the idea of David Moyes running their club they are. "During the summer, the board invested heavily signing the players Slaven believed would complete the squad he needed to push the club back towards the level we had reached in his first season, and we believe we have the players capable of doing that", they said in a statement posted on whufc.com. (more...)
Golden State Warriors vs. Miami Heat - 11/6/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction Golden State Warriors vs. Miami Heat - 11/6/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- November 07, 2017

Looking at the betting trends, the Heat are 5-1 ATS in their last six road games, 13-3 ATS in their last 16 games playing on zero days' rest and 1-7-2 ATS in their last 10 games overall. BC-BKN-Heat-Warriors, 1st Ld-Writethru, 847Kevin Durant, Warriors overcome shooting woes to beat HeatAP Photo OAS105, OAS102, OAS107, OAS108, OAS103, OAS104, OAS110Eds: Warriors 97, Heat 80. (more...)
Cent hypes up Anthony Joshua versus Deontay Wilder on Instagram Cent hypes up Anthony Joshua versus Deontay Wilder on Instagram
- November 07, 2017

A first-round knockout, just like the good old times of Mike Tyson. There wasn't much question of that in the Showtime card that ended in spectacular fashion. "When I beat [you, ] I'm not looking for a [rematch] because it's going to be so brutal the first time he'll say, 'enough.' It's going to be, 'No Mas, '" said Wilder, standing at a podium in a knee-length Chinchilla fur coat during the post-fight press conference. (more...)
Kyrie Irving's 35 points lead streaking Celtics over Hawks Kyrie Irving's 35 points lead streaking Celtics over Hawks
- November 07, 2017

Kyrie Irving and Al Horford have been the primary forces behind so much of what the Boston Celtics are doing well during their eight-game winning streak. "Credit Boston's defense because they take you out of your stuff, your first action or your first look and you have to be patient against that". NOTES: F/C Aaron Baynes started for the Celtics with F Marcus Morris not yet cleared for back-to-back games, but Baynes had just two points in 15 minutes. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton Avoided Taxes On £17M Jet, Paradise Papers Leak Claims Lewis Hamilton Avoided Taxes On £17M Jet, Paradise Papers Leak Claims
- November 07, 2017

The details of the pair's offshore tax arrangements were revealed in the leak of millions of documents from global law firm Appleby, obtained by German newpaper Suddeutsche Zeitung and jointly investigated by nearly 100 media organisations. (more...)
Shearer offers advice to Man Utd striker Lukaku to snap 'barren spell'
- November 07, 2017

Man United are struggling away from home in the Premier League this season. "Yet, he was bullied all afternoon by Andreas Christensen - on only his fourth league start for Chelsea - and Cesar Azpilicueta, who is nearly half a foot shorter". (more...)
Regal Monarch taken to veterinary hospital Regal Monarch taken to veterinary hospital
- November 07, 2017

The fate of Regal Monarch is unknown as he was transferred immediately to the Werribee Veterinary Clinic. Regal Monarch has been taken to Werribee Vet Hospital for further treatment, but the horse was able to walk onto the transporter without assistance, so the signs seem positive despite the nature of the fall. (more...)
Who made cut for Major League Baseball award finalists | Yankees up for 3
- November 07, 2017

Judge is expected to become the Yankees' first Rookie of the Year victor since Derek Jeter in 1996 after hitting.284 with 52 homers, 114 RBIs, 128 runs and 127 walks. In his first full year in a big-league rotation, Severino went 14-6 with a 2.98 ERA in 31 starts, with 230 strikeouts in 193.1 innings. Trout, still just 26, has won two MVP awards (2014 and 2016) and finished second in the voting in 2012, 2013 and 2015. (more...)
Conte batte Mou e il Chelsea respinge l'assalto del Milan Conte batte Mou e il Chelsea respinge l'assalto del Milan
- November 07, 2017

Lasciamo stare, cerchiamo di stare concentrati perché da qui a fine anno è una strada dura da percorrere. "Cercheremo di combattere contro tutto e tutti". L'ex tecnico della Juventus da alcune settimane sta vivendo una situazione scomoda sulla panchina dei Blues a causa delle sconfitta in Champions League con la Roma e ad alcuni contrasti all'interno dello spogliatoio. (more...)
Brian Cashman speaks: Why Yankees moved on from Joe Girardi
- November 07, 2017

Cashman did not say if Girardi would have been retained if the Yankees reached their first World Series since 2009. The decision was made despite the fact that Girardi took a young, inexperienced Yankees team to Game 7 of the American League Championship Series. (more...)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans hit with suspension Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans hit with suspension
- November 07, 2017

On defense, the Saints continued their stingy ways since the team's 0-2 start, limiting the Bucs (2-6) to 200 yards with all 10 of their points following New Orleans turnovers. Starting defensive end William Gholston was carted off the field with a neck injury. Winston, whose playing status for next week is uncertain, acknowledged that he's not dealing well with the disappointment of a season that began with a lot of promise after the Bucks narrowly missed the playoffs a year ago. (more...)
Jameis Winston To Miss Jameis Winston To Miss "A Couple Of Weeks" With Injured Shoulder
- November 07, 2017

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston tries to avoid the sack by New Orleans Saints defensive end Alex Okafor (57) in the first half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Nov. Bucs head coach Dirk Koetter discussed the decision in his weekly, exclusive "Koetter's Korner" interview. Veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick, who saw extensive time in the losses to the Cardinals and Saints , will start this week against his former team. (more...)
Pochettino not tempted to ditch Spurs Pochettino not tempted to ditch Spurs
- November 07, 2017

To pay back the club in the same way that the club treat us, ' he said. Unsurprisingly, given the generally ruthless nature of the board at the Bernabeu, Zidane has already been heavily linked with an exit from the club, with the capital giants said to be keeping an eye on a number of possible replacements for the legendary midfielder. (more...)
Tottenham defender reveals he was in advanced negotiation with Barcelona in summer Tottenham defender reveals he was in advanced negotiation with Barcelona in summer
- November 07, 2017

His team has been doing really well this term, though the star has suggested that he could have been with the Catalan giants if things had worked out in the summer. For me, it was never going to end. Aurier has started four of the eight Premier League games that Tottenham have played since he joined, often rotating with new England right-back Kieran Trippier. (more...)
Gov't Says New Sanctions Will Block N. Korea's Source of Foreign Currency Gov't Says New Sanctions Will Block N. Korea's Source of Foreign Currency
- November 07, 2017

However, the measures are being seen more as symbolic, rather than having any practical effect. In September, the US Treasury Department already listed the 18 individuals in its sanctions. Meanwhile, the North labeled the latest set of UNSC sanctions as "constituted genocide", in a statement addressed to the United Nations in Geneva last week by the North Korean mission. (more...)
49ers to bring back receiver that was cut after preseason
- November 07, 2017

The 49ers have a need at the position and an open roster spot with safety Jaquiski Tartt likely headed to injured reserve. Rookie receiver Trent Taylor did not finish Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals due to a rib injury. 24, 2010, in Denver. Murphy, 30, has 162 receptions, 2,322 yards and 10 touchdowns during a four-team career that began when he was a fourth-round pick of the Raiders in 2009. (more...)
Brock Osweiler still bad, Eagles drub Broncos Brock Osweiler still bad, Eagles drub Broncos
- November 07, 2017

The Broncos scored their first two touchdowns in the final quarter but the game was already out of reach. In doing so, the Eagles accomplished something against the Broncos that no team has since 2010. Brock Osweiler will start at the position in place of slumping Trevor Siemian when the Broncos take on the streaking Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday (10 a.m. (more...)
Analysts See $0.47 EPS for Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR) Analysts See $0.47 EPS for Avis Budget Group Inc. (CAR)
- November 07, 2017

Over that same historical period, when shares of vehicle dropped in the extended-hours in reaction to its earnings announcement, history shows that 66.7% of the time (4 events) the stock dropped further, adding to the extended-hours losses by an average of 6.2% by the following regular session close. (more...)
Kevin Harvick 'dangerous' in NASCAR Cup 2017 title showdown Kevin Harvick 'dangerous' in NASCAR Cup 2017 title showdown
- November 07, 2017

Truex would earn one of the possible two berths available on points if he doesn't win next Sunday at Phoenix Raceway. Let's say Denny Hamlin wins next week, Busch third, Truex fourth and Harvick eighth. Harvick would pass Truex with 9 laps to go, and the Furniture Row Racing star would hang on for the strong runner-up finish. When Truex got caught up in lapped traffic, his vehicle deteriorated. (more...)
5 things we learned from Eagles dominant victory over Broncos 5 things we learned from Eagles dominant victory over Broncos
- November 07, 2017

It was also the longest by an Eagle running back since DeMarco Murray's 54-yard run on January 3, 2016. Wentz tossed at least three touchdown passes for the fourth time in the past five games to become the youngest player to throw at least 23 touchdown passes through nine games since Dan Marino in 1984. (more...)
Dodgers Congratulate Astros With Full-Page Ad In Houston Chronicle Dodgers Congratulate Astros With Full-Page Ad In Houston Chronicle
- November 07, 2017

Bregman, 23, explained that wearing the "Houston Strong" patch on their uniforms was "super special" to the team as they carried the spirit of the city with them through the postseason. (more...)
Gordon to report to Browns Tuesday Gordon to report to Browns Tuesday
- November 07, 2017

Gordon has played 35 games for the Browns, all in the 2012, 2013 and 2014 seasons. Gordon last played in 2014 and has spent much of the last three years either in rehab or serving various suspensions. In theory, Gordon could be available for Cleveland's final five games of the season. Gordon failed an alcohol test after joining teammates and now former Browns coaches on a private flight to Las Vegas. (more...)
Swans' Abraham firmly pledged to England Swans' Abraham firmly pledged to England
- November 07, 2017

Abraham's first involvement with Gareth Southgate's squad came after he scored five goals in his first 13 Swansea appearances and showed promising early signs that he was capable of replicating his impressive form with previous loan club Bristol City at the highest level. (more...)
10 on Hall of Fame's Modera Era ballot 10 on Hall of Fame's Modera Era ballot
- November 07, 2017

The Modern Game committee will make their final decision during the Major League Baseball winter meetings which will take place December 10-14, at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida. As noted in the Detroit Free Press , Trammell and Morris have the best chance of getting voted in by the committee. Morris spent the 1991 season with the Twins, pitching 10 shutout innings in Game 7 of the World Series, a performance that earned him World Series MVP honors. (more...)
Paxton Lynch could start for Broncos in Week 10 Paxton Lynch could start for Broncos in Week 10
- November 07, 2017

The win proved vital, as it handed the Broncos the playoff tiebreaker over New England that postseason. Denver has been dissatisfied with the play of quarterback Trevor Siemian and chose to start Brock Osweiler in Week 9 at Philadelphia . (more...)
Jets' Jeremy Kerley suspended four games without pay Jets' Jeremy Kerley suspended four games without pay
- November 07, 2017

Kerley, 28, is in his second stint with the Jets . "I have and will always be a clean player", Kerley added, "and I look forward to returning to the Jets to play against the Saints next month". 3 wide receiver and took over punt return duties after they parted ways with Khalif Raymond. Kerley has reeled in 22 receptions for 217 yards and a touchdown in eight games this season for NY (4-5). (more...)
Mo Farah, Wayde van Niekerk among nominees for best athlete
- November 07, 2017

His season also included a new 300m world best of 30.81 seconds. Past year he missed out on the prize to iconic Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, but will hope his double-medal haul at the IAAF World Championships in London would enough to earn him the title. (more...)
Martial on his Man Utd improvement: I had personal problems last term Martial on his Man Utd improvement: I had personal problems last term
- November 07, 2017

All four of Martial's league goals this term have been scored in games the Frenchman started on the bench. "At the moment, I'm happy, even if I could have done more , scored more goals and made more decisive passes", he told MUTV . "I think when I come on to the pitch as a sub, I'm hungry, desperate to play", he added. Manchester United winger Anthony Martial backs himself to deliver the performances required in order to earn himself a regular place in Jose Mourinho's starting ... (more...)
Besiktas official confirms interest in signing Fellaini Besiktas official confirms interest in signing Fellaini
- November 06, 2017

In all seriousness, anyone who has borrowed a pair of boots from a mate for 5-a-side will tell you that it absolutely does impact performance, but when you are talking about Premier League players it seems insane that Fellaini would have played in boots that were so uncomfortable. (more...)