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Oklahoma plays Georgia in CFP semifinal at Rose Bowl Oklahoma plays Georgia in CFP semifinal at Rose Bowl
- December 03, 2017

This will mark the first ever matchup between Georgia and Oklahoma . No. 1 Clemson will face No. 4 Alabama in the January 1 Sugar Bowl (7:45 p.m. Key player for Oklahoma: Mayfield will join former Georgia star Herschel Walker as the only other player since the 1940s to finish in the top four of the Heisman voting in three different seasons. (more...)
Georgia ILB Natrez Patrick arrested for a misdemeanor Georgia ILB Natrez Patrick arrested for a misdemeanor
- December 03, 2017

Barrow County sheriff's officials told Channel 2 Action News Patrick was arrested on charges of possession of marijuana less than one ounce. It is a misdemeanor. Georgia LB Natrez Patrick was suspended for four games earlier this season after being arrested on marijuana charges. Patrick was arrested in October for alleged marijuana possession in Athens-Clarke County. (more...)
Darron Lee a healthy New York Jets scratch vs. Chiefs Darron Lee a healthy New York Jets scratch vs. Chiefs
- December 03, 2017

Also inactive for the Jets are quarterback Christian Hackenberg, cornerbacks Robert Nelson and Justin Burris, offensive linemen Ben Ijalana and Jonotthan Harrison and linebacker Freddie Bishop. On Sunday, Julian Stanford started in place of Lee. More than that, Kansas City has actually named Revis as one of its captains for this game. (more...)
Graeme Murty: Rangers showed character after red card Graeme Murty: Rangers showed character after red card
- December 03, 2017

James Tavernier's burst forward left Aberdeen scrambling but there was no stopping Daniel Candeias as he slotted a ideal ball across for Windass to finish from close range. "I'm proud of the players". I know [the press] have a job to do and must be getting fed some sort of stuff, so there has been plenty of encouragement to run stories. (more...)
Chelsea and Liverpool set to battle for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Chelsea and Liverpool set to battle for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
- December 03, 2017

According to reports , Chelsea and Liverpool are set to battle for the signature of Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. He has scored 17 goals in 19 games across all competitions this season. It could be one in and one out as Liverpool could well lose striker Daniel Sturridge in January as the player wants more game time ahead of the World Cup finals in Russian Federation next summer. (more...)
United Cut City's Lead; Chelsea, Liverpool Win United Cut City's Lead; Chelsea, Liverpool Win
- December 03, 2017

Spearheaded by Raheem Sterling, Sergio Aguero, Gabriel Jesus and Leroy Sane, they have not dropped points since a 1-1 draw with Everton on August 21. Guardiola's City are the first Premier League team to have amassed 40 points in their first 14 games, their sparkling sequence of victories featuring a 6-0 win at Watford, a 7-2 annihilation of Watford and 5-0 thrashings of Liverpool and Crystal Palace. (more...)
Thibaut Courtois to leave Chelsea on a free? Thibaut Courtois to leave Chelsea on a free?
- December 03, 2017

Courtois played for rivals Atletico Madrid on loan for three seasons and returning to the Spanish capital as No 1 for Real is considered a dream move for keepers. "I don't think there have been any new developments". But last week, Antonio Conte urged Chelsea's board to quickly agree a new deal for his first-choice goalkeeper. (more...)
Radek Stepanek joins team Djokovic, Nole set for 2018 run Radek Stepanek joins team Djokovic, Nole set for 2018 run
- December 03, 2017

We are aware that I need to go step-by-step , not hurrying anything. "I feel much better now, and I can't wait to play matches again", Djokovic added. Stepanek retired as a player in November and turned 39 on Monday. He won five singles titles and 18 doubles trophies, but hadn't played since March due to a back injury. (more...)
Patriots sack leader Trey Flowers won't play against Bills Patriots sack leader Trey Flowers won't play against Bills
- December 03, 2017

Last season, Flowers started eight of the Patriots' 16 regular season games, tallying 45 combined tackles and seven sacks. It was a game that was firmly in hand come the fourth quarter, which aided New England's success with the pass rush. (more...)
"I have been told that Real Madrid want Mo Salah" — Cúper
- December 03, 2017

The Egyptian hero may not have found the back of the net, but he was still on fire, terrorising the Seagulls' back-line and producing a sublime assist for Roberto Firmino's second goal. Mamdouh Abbas, the former Zamalek owner, also voiced out his opinions on the matter. "But let's not rush things". Salah has been in fantastic form of late and has been nominated for the Premier League Player of the Month award for November. (more...)
First phase of demolition at Pontiac Silverdome fails First phase of demolition at Pontiac Silverdome fails
- December 03, 2017

The demolition weakened the structure but for now, the building is still standing. At 8:30 a.m., the first charge went off. According to ClickOnDetroit's KenHaddad, the steel beams supporting the upper ring were supposed to fail. The weather for Sunday is looking favorable for demoltion, but if it has to be rescheduled it will be pushed back one week. During its four decades of existence, the Silverdome was the home of Detroit Lions and the Detroit Pistons . (more...)
Cologne part company with head coach Peter Stöger Cologne part company with head coach Peter Stöger
- December 03, 2017

Stoeger is the fourth Bundesliga coach to be sacked this season after Wolfsburg released Andries Jonker, Bayern fired Carlo Ancelotti and Werder Bremen dismissed Alexander Nouri. To be able to focus on this important game, we decided only to communicate that on Sunday", said Stoeger on behalf of his coaching team. "Both Peter and us have felt in recent days that our joint path was coming to an end, regardless of the result against Schalke ". (more...)
Klee's scorecard for Denver Broncos at Miami Dolphins Klee's scorecard for Denver Broncos at Miami Dolphins
- December 03, 2017

The public betting in this game has Denver getting 51 percent of the wagers on the road. When Vance Joseph was the Miami Dolphins' defensive coordinator last season, one of his favorite places to eat was the Royal Pig Pub & Kitchen. (more...)
Tecia Torres Wants Title Shot After UFC 218 Win Tecia Torres Wants Title Shot After UFC 218 Win
- December 03, 2017

Still in the back clinch Waterson works against the cage but Torres takes dominant position. Waterson in on a takedown attempt, gets Torres down and then hops on her back when she tries to stand. Waterson in half guard but couldn't get her leg out. Torres worked for a Kimura but couldn't get it right. She went for it again and tried to reverse the position but nothing. (more...)
Goalkeeper's stoppage-time header gives Benevento first-ever point Goalkeeper's stoppage-time header gives Benevento first-ever point
- December 03, 2017

Join us for build-up and action from today's Serie A games, including Gennaro Gattuso's debut in Benevento-Milan, Inter-Chievo and Sampdoria-Lazio. Benevento have scored five league goals in the nine games with Amato Ciciretti on pitch - they have scored only one in the other five matches. (more...)
We can't take 'unknown' Eagles for granted, says Croatia coach We can't take 'unknown' Eagles for granted, says Croatia coach
- December 03, 2017

Nigeria defeated Argentina 4-2 a month ago in a friendly game in Russian Federation. At the tournament in Brazil, the Super Eagles qualified as the second best from the Group which included Bosnia, and Iran after nicking a one-goal win over the former and playing out a goalless draw with the latter. (more...)
Manchester City told the title is theirs to throw away Manchester City told the title is theirs to throw away
- December 03, 2017

Mohamed Salah scored his eleventh and twelfth league goals of the season despite only playing the final twenty-three minutes of Liverpool's trip to Stoke City with the Reds recording a 3-0 win to pile the pressure on Potters boss Mark Hughes. (more...)
Byron has hat trick in Canadiens' 10-1 rout of Red Wings Byron has hat trick in Canadiens' 10-1 rout of Red Wings
- December 03, 2017

It saves you from getting hit quite a bit". Sometimes you run into a hot goalie. Detroit Red Wings players Frans Nielsen and Dylan Larkin and coach Jeff Blashill answer questions Saturday, Nov. Hudon picked the top corner from close range on a power play at 13:43. 6, Montreal, Byron 9 (Galchenyuk, de la Rose), 15:38. Los Angeles forward Adrian Kempe scored 58 seconds into the third period. (more...)
Australia confident of success following World Cup draw
- December 03, 2017

Chile, Ecuador and even Paraguay were considered favorites for South America's fifth spot in the World Cup. "We'll set up friendlies that correspond with them". They went on to defeat the Kiwis 2-0 on aggregate. The AFL match will begin at 6.10pm and the Socceroos will kick-off during the third quarter of the footy. (more...)
Armed Forces Day on Market (1956) Armed Forces Day on Market (1956)
- December 03, 2017

Every year on 7th December, India marks Armed Forces Flag Day. This day is dedicated to India Armed Forces personnel. The day was established August 31, 1949, as a replacement for separate Army, Navy, Marine and Air Force days. Further Patil emphasized the importance of mobilizing larger resources and observed that this Flag Day needs to be made a very important event And dedicate it towards the ex-service personnel and their families. (more...)
Penn State opens up Big Ten play with road win over Iowa Penn State opens up Big Ten play with road win over Iowa
- December 03, 2017

Sophomore Lamar Stevens scored 22 points, fellow sophomore Mike Watkins added 19 and Penn State held off Iowa 77-73 on Saturday, snapping a 12-game road losing streak against the Hawkeyes. We were not connected together. Iowa: The Hawkeyes struggled at times on defense. "I thought they got some timely rebounds". I thought we kept fighting, that was good. (more...)
Saints put tight end Coby Fleener on injured reserve Saints put tight end Coby Fleener on injured reserve
- December 03, 2017

He signed a five-year deal with the Saints in 2016, after completing his rookie contract in Indianapolis. The Saints will likely now lean more on veteran tight ends Josh Hill and Michael Hoomanawanui , who have primarily been used as blocking tight ends but have also shown enough versatility to work their way into the passing game. (more...)
New Orleans' Anthony Davis (groin) is unlikely to play Saturday against Portland New Orleans' Anthony Davis (groin) is unlikely to play Saturday against Portland
- December 03, 2017

This also entailed four double-doubles while becoming the first Lakers rookie since Magic Johnson to record at least 30 points and 10 rebounds in a single game. Anthony Davis , who has played in 21 of New Orleans' 22 games this season, is averaging 25.6 points, 11.0 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.8 blocks per game. (more...)
MIguel Cotto: No Excuses, Sadam Ali Won The Fight MIguel Cotto: No Excuses, Sadam Ali Won The Fight
- December 03, 2017

Cotto has fought a Who's Who list of opponents, including Shane Mosley, Manny Pacquiao, Antonio Margarito, Floyd Mayweather Jr, Sergio Martinez, Canelo Alvarez to name a few. It is my last fight. The 10th round brought out another of Ali's finest rounds as he shocked Cotto with a lunging left hook that backed him up and continued to apply an assault with no response from Cotto . (more...)
Portugal to meet Spain in group matches of FIFA World Cup Portugal to meet Spain in group matches of FIFA World Cup
- December 03, 2017

Neighbours Portugal and Spain will meet in a feature group at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation next year. "To play against Spain , Portugal and Morocco will be a great opportunity for our players to show why they are here and especially to show that they deserve to be here". (more...)
PSG stunned by Strasbourg in first defeat of season PSG stunned by Strasbourg in first defeat of season
- December 03, 2017

With the Paris side still on 41 points and Monaco on 32, Olympique Marseille can get to within seven points of the leaders by winning at Montpellier on Sunday. Di Maria at least hit the target with his next chance at the end of a fine move involving Mbappe and Adrien Rabiot, but the effort lacked power coming from his weaker foot and Bingourou Kamara saved comfortably. (more...)
Final Release Date Announced, To Clash With Baaghi 2 And Manikarnika Final Release Date Announced, To Clash With Baaghi 2 And Manikarnika
- December 03, 2017

The movie was earlier slated to hit the silver screens in January, but with hefty post-production work remaining, the makers made a decision to postpone the release. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to his Twitter account and posted the same. 27 April 2018 looks a final release date now and the movie has been postponed thrice before . (more...)
Holloway batters Aldo to retain UFC featherweight belt Holloway batters Aldo to retain UFC featherweight belt
- December 03, 2017

Calling out the former champion and getting in his face, Holloway forced Aldo to start throwing strikes wildly without any real accuracy. Holloway had a measured approach early in the bout. He landed a one-two and they fired leather near the end of round two. Max Holloway showed superior cardio, while Aldo was punching himself out with powerful shots. (more...)
UFC 218 Results: Henry Cejudo Cruises to Lopsided Decision Against Sergio Pettis UFC 218 Results: Henry Cejudo Cruises to Lopsided Decision Against Sergio Pettis
- December 03, 2017

Cejudo was aggressive with his striking at the round's opening, but he again planted Pettis on his back and worked position, trying to find an opening for a knockout punch, but Pettis' defense was too good. A nice leg kick from Cejudo and the round comes to an end with a missed spinning kick attempt from Pettis. Pettis gets to his feet and is able to push off. (more...)
Arsenal 1-3 Manchester United: 5 Talking Points Arsenal 1-3 Manchester United: 5 Talking Points
- December 03, 2017

Despite the strength of United's counter-attacking and defensive display, the brunt of the attention was fixated on Arsenal's failure to capitalise on their consistent domination and understandably, the fans collectively voiced their frustrations with their team's result , despite the strong performance they put in over the ninety minutes. (more...)