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GSP Doesn't Think He'll Fight At Middleweight Again GSP Doesn't Think He'll Fight At Middleweight Again
- December 07, 2017

Even with a clause written into his contract from the UFC that demanded he defend against interim champ Robert Whittaker, many expected him to win the belt and then drop it to return to the 170 pound weight class he spent his entire fighting career in. (more...)
The pots for Champions League last 16, first and second leg dates The pots for Champions League last 16, first and second leg dates
- December 07, 2017

United still sit eight points behind local rivals Manchester City in the Premier League, but could cut the gap in a crucial derby at Old Trafford on Sunday. Liverpool: Bayern Munich, FC Basel, FC Porto, Juventus , Real Madrid , Shakhtar Donetsk. It is also not possible for teams from the same country to be drawn against each other in this round. (more...)
Ranveer turns quirky policeman for upcoming film 'Simmba' Ranveer turns quirky policeman for upcoming film 'Simmba'
- December 07, 2017

Ranveer on the poster looks like a true tapori cop with bright red vest peeping out of the uniform, bright red sunglasses and a silver chain. The release date of SRK's film, directed by Aanand L Rai and also starring Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif, had been announced for Christmas, but now it's not clear if they would release on 21 or 28. (more...)
Rafael Palmeiro, 53, working on Major League Baseball return Rafael Palmeiro, 53, working on Major League Baseball return
- December 07, 2017

Despite the solid production that the 40-year-old had for over 20 seasons for the Chicago Cubs , Texas Rangers and Baltimore Orioles , his career ended unceremoniously. A return may offer an opportunity for Palmeiro to clear his name. Julio Franco became the oldest regular player in the league when he played 55 games for the Atlanta Braves and New York Mets in 2007 at the age of 49, hitting.222/.321/.289 with a home run and 16 RBI. (more...)
Real Madrid still searching for best form despite Dortmund win - Zidane
- December 07, 2017

Madrid's possible opponents in Monday's UCL round-of-16 draw are Manchester United, Liverpool, Manchester City, Paris Saint-Germain, Roma, or Besiktas. "We will find a solution", Zidane said. "[Midfielder Marcos] Llorente knows this position, has played there before, we will see". On Keylor Navas' future, Zidane said that he was happy with the keeper's performance. (more...)
Pacers rally to beat Bulls Pacers rally to beat Bulls
- December 07, 2017

Pacers: Indiana's 39 points at halftime was a season low. But Indy's smothering defense in the game's final possession forced the Chicago to settle for a fading three-pointer as a Hail Mary attempt for the game. All five Pacers starters finished in double figures in the victory. Bojan Bogdanovic had 17 points for IN (14-11), and Darren Collison finished with 14. (more...)
Arsenal boss provides crucial injury update on German global Arsenal boss provides crucial injury update on German global
- December 07, 2017

Shkodran Mustafi picked up a thigh injury during the defeat to Manchester United last weekend so he's been ruled out but the German would have been rested even if fit. Having booked their place to the knock-out stage of the competition and with assurance of finishing as group leaders, Arsene Wenger will be expected to give some fringe players a chance to prove their worth in the outing. (more...)
Manchester United vs Manchester City: Why I want Pogba to play - Guardiola Manchester United vs Manchester City: Why I want Pogba to play - Guardiola
- December 07, 2017

He was however, full of praise for his goal keeper David De Gea who pulled off a string of spectacular saves to keep United in front and in the hunt for the Premier League title. "It was a brilliant performance from the team, defensively and on the counter attack we killed them, so we're really happy with the three points". For Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, who has had an often fractious relationship with Mourinho, there was pride in the way his side recovered from a horror start but ... (more...)
Latest Analysts Reports: Deere & Company (DE), International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
- December 07, 2017

Float is the proportion of issued also outstanding shares that can be liberally traded, nothing like locked-up insider holdings or restricted employee shares. Therefore 32% are positive. The company's revenue was down.4% compared to the same quarter last year. equities research analysts expect that International Business Machines will post 13.8 EPS for the current fiscal year. (more...)
Saquon Barkley named college football's 'most versatile' player Saquon Barkley named college football's 'most versatile' player
- December 07, 2017

I have to give a lot of the credit to my teammates and coaches; they are the reason that I am in position to win this award and I could not have done it without them. In addition, he has caught 47 passes for 594 yards and three scores and has served as a deadly kick returner, racking up 426 kickoff return yards while reaching the end zone twice. (more...)
HWL: India defeat Belgium 3-2 in thrilling penalty shoot-out, enter semis HWL: India defeat Belgium 3-2 in thrilling penalty shoot-out, enter semis
- December 07, 2017

It was a thriller as Rio Olympics silver medalists Belgium bounced back thrice in the regulation time to make it 3-3 at the full-time whistle. Just a minute after the change of ends, Gurjant gave India the lead, pushing in a ball from goalmouth melee after Sunil's initial reverse shot was saved by the Belgian goalkeeper. (more...)
Adobe Systems Incorporated (ADBE) Shares Bought by Ameriprise Financial Inc
- December 07, 2017

About 4.70M shares traded or 63.83% up from the average. More important recent Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE ) news were published by: Investorplace.com which released: "Why You Should Buy Adobe Systems Incorporated Stock" on November 10, 2017, also Investorplace.com published article titled: "You'll Have to Pay Up for Adobe Systems Incorporated ", Investorplace.com published: "Why Adobe Systems Incorporated Stock Is up and Still Going Strong" on November 17, 2017. (more...)
Analysts See UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE:UNH) Rising 7.5%
- December 07, 2017

Bb&T Corp decreased Unitedhealth ( UNH ) stake by 3.01% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Altisource Residential Corp now has $576.17M valuation. The stock increased 0.54% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $39.45. At the time of writing, UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (NYSE: UNH ) has a Piotroski F-Score of 7. UBS reaffirmed an "overweight" rating on shares of UnitedHealth Group in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. (more...)
Nigel Adkins appointed as new head coach of Hull City Nigel Adkins appointed as new head coach of Hull City
- December 07, 2017

The Russian is replaced by Adkins, who takes on a full-time managerial role for the first time since being sacked by Sheffield United, then in League One, in May of past year. Adkins takes up the reins in Humberside with Hull languishing perilously close to the relegation zone in England's second tier. Hull had expected to mount a serious title challenge to try and gain an immediate promotion back to the Premier League after their relegation from the top flight last season. (more...)
Ballon d'Or 2017: and Pelé bets are on ... Cristiano Ronaldo ! Ballon d'Or 2017: and Pelé bets are on ... Cristiano Ronaldo !
- December 07, 2017

The boots also include the numbers 2008, 2013, 2014 and 2016 - the years Ronaldo has previously won the award - as well as 2017, implying he is in line for another trophy. An earlier report had even stated that the Portuguese superstar would receive the award from David Ginola on top of the Eiffel tower and it seems like that report coupled with the leaked images have all but confirmed tonight's victor. (more...)
Streaking Capitals host slumping Blackhawks Streaking Capitals host slumping Blackhawks
- December 07, 2017

Nicklas Backstrom , who had a goal and two assists, Wilson and Alex Ovechkin , who scored his National Hockey League leading 21st goal, tallied in a span of 3:28 in the second half of the first frame. It was Chicago's fourth consecutive loss (0-2-2), after going 4-0-1 in the previous five games. "It's a different story every night", Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith said. (more...)
Louis Oosthuizen WDs from Joburg Open because of freak injury Louis Oosthuizen WDs from Joburg Open because of freak injury
- December 07, 2017

She's healthy again, so I'm looking forward to playing a lot more than I did a year ago. The other South African to look out for in the tournament is Dylan Frittelli, who has never played at Bushwillow before. "I didn't want to tee off and then have to withdraw after one hole, and take someone else's spot", said Oosthuizen, who would have been one of the favourites to win this week. (more...)
Minnesota Timberwolves game preview: December 6 at Los Angeles Clippers Minnesota Timberwolves game preview: December 6 at Los Angeles Clippers
- December 07, 2017

The second came on a jump shot from the baseline. The Timberwolves shot 54.9 percent from the floor. LOS ANGELES - In the wake of perhaps their ugliest loss of the season, the Timberwolves eked out a 113-107 win over the Clippers on Wednesday night at the Staples Center , their second victory over the Clippers in the past four days. (more...)
Wenger rules out Sanchez, Ozil exits in January Wenger rules out Sanchez, Ozil exits in January
- December 07, 2017

Ozil, who is now on a weekly wage of £140,000, is likely to demand a significant wage hike alongside a huge signing-on fee in order to prolong his Gunners stay beyond the summer. However, that doesn't always seem to be the case with the Premier League giants looking to sign one of their top targets in January itself rather than wait till next season and potentially lose out on the prospect. (more...)
Chris Hogan returns to practice after missing four games Chris Hogan returns to practice after missing four games
- December 07, 2017

Hogan's return would be welcome news for the Patriots, as they will be without tight end Rob Gronkowski , who is serving a one-game National Football League suspension for his late hit on Bills cornerback Tre'Davious White. The reasons for Butler and Wise sitting out are unclear. Because the Patriots are playing on Monday night, they will not be required to release an injury report until Thursday. (more...)
Oakland A's plan to build new ballpark comes to a halt Oakland A's plan to build new ballpark comes to a halt
- December 07, 2017

The A's were in conversations around building a stadium on a 13-acre property owned by the Peralta Community College District, but apparently the negotiations broke down rather abruptly. But the team had always faced an uphill battle in choosing the site at Laney. The Lake Merritt channel near the district offices site. And while there's support in the general Oakland community for a Laney College location, administrators and students overwhelmingly voted against it . (more...)
Manchester United transfer report Manchester United transfer report
- December 07, 2017

UNITED have reportedly been offered Inter Milan's Joao Mario in a straight swap deal for Juan Mata . United are also interested in Lazio's Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, although he is believed to favour a move to Juventus. The Spaniard is inside the final year of his current deal, though United are expected to trigger a new 12 month extension. As for Mkhitaryan, the issue remains his nationality, as his arrival would block that of Ramires, with only one non-EU spot left in Inter's squad. (more...)
Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes misses training amid Rangers approach Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes misses training amid Rangers approach
- December 07, 2017

Rangers are expected to finally approach the Dons this week with a view to kicking off negotiations with the 46-year-old about the possibility of succeeding Pedro Caixinha as their next permanent manager. And the report adds that McInnes will now be forced to quit in order to return to the club he played for in the mid-90s. "He said: "[The situation] has not allowed the managers and players to get on with the job in hand, without having this cloud of speculation and having to face the same ... (more...)
Cheteshwar Pujara acknowledges concerns over India's fielding at slips Cheteshwar Pujara acknowledges concerns over India's fielding at slips
- December 07, 2017

Someone like Murali Vijay, who used to be at first slip didn't play due to injury, he didn't play cricket for 6 months. I think he is one of India's best batsmen and has scored a lot of runs in India and even overseas. I have been there in 2010 and 2013. A plausible explanation for India's poor form in the slips could be the fact that they have often rotated players in a catching area that needs teams to identify and stick with specialists. (more...)
Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou Heavyweight Title Slugfest Set For UFC 220 Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou Heavyweight Title Slugfest Set For UFC 220
- December 07, 2017

The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the UFC had yet to make its plans public. According to MMA Junkie , the UFC is targeting it's January 20th card in Boston for the fight. Miocic has not fought since that May encounter, unable to come to an agreement on a contract renegotiation with the UFC. If booked, Miocic-Ngannou would be added as the second UFC 220 title fight. (more...)
Oakland Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs Odds, Analysis, NFL Betting Pick Oakland Raiders vs. Kansas City Chiefs Odds, Analysis, NFL Betting Pick
- December 07, 2017

The Oakland Raiders ground game is averaging 93.3 yards per contest, and Marshawn Lynch leads the way with 558 yards and six touchdowns. Kansas City just came from a 38-31 loss to the New York Jets in which Alex Smith completed 19 of 33 passes for 366 yards and four touchdowns, and ran for 70 yards. (more...)
No. 9 Notre Dame looks to stay flawless at home No. 9 Notre Dame looks to stay flawless at home
- December 07, 2017

Here's the most enjoyable video of the shot, with sound that gives you the full depth of Irish shock. Ball State had the ball with 24 seconds left in a tie game. Ball State , meanwhile, relies on a deep bench to provide breaks for its starting lineup. "All the hard work, all the prayers, everything's paying off", Geben said in the postgame press conference after raising his season averages to 8.8 points and 5.5 rebounds. (more...)
Met Éireann issues snow-ice warning for country Met Éireann issues snow-ice warning for country
- December 07, 2017

The status yellow warning is in effect from 4pm Thursday, and remains in place until the same time on Friday. Met Éireann has issued the status yellow wind warning for Donegal , Galway , Leitrim , Mayo , Sligo , Clare and Kerry . "Any sudden change in weather conditions, be it snow, ice or heavy rainfall can have a serious impact on traffic across affected areas. The showers will also turn increasingly wintry later in the afternoon and evening, with snow accumulations possible", they ... (more...)
Ronda Rousey's Appears Headed to the WWE Ronda Rousey's Appears Headed to the WWE
- December 07, 2017

According to two sources speaking with USA Today , Rousey is finalizing details of her move to WWE . Rousey appeared at WrestleMania 31 and was spotted in the crowd during WWE's Mae Young Classic tournament. Ahead of her defeat to Holly Holm in Australia in 2015 and coming off six straight UFC victories, she was one of the hottest commodities in sports, in high demand for photo shoots, endorsements and movies. (more...)
Mariners acquire $1 million in global slot money from the Twins Mariners acquire $1 million in global slot money from the Twins
- December 07, 2017

On Wednesday evening, shortly after holding a conference call with local media in preparation for next week's Major League Baseball Winter Meetings where he would not discuss the Japanese phenom, Dipoto made a trade with the Twins to acquire additional worldwide bonus pool dollars to enhance the possible bonus for Ohtani. (more...)