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Gatlin faces fresh doping allegations Gatlin faces fresh doping allegations
- December 19, 2017

Seb Coe, the IAAF president, told the paper: "These allegations are extremely serious and I know the Independent Athletics Integrity Unit will investigate in accordance with its mandate". The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU), which is headed by New Zealander and former WADA director general David Howman, abd was by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) in the summer, and the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), said they have opened an investigation into the sprinter, the agent ... (more...)
IOC gives Olympic life ban to Russian lawmaker in Sochi… IOC gives Olympic life ban to Russian lawmaker in Sochi…
- December 19, 2017

Voevoda, who is now a member of the Russian parliament representing the Krasnodar region., was also banned from any future Winter Games. According to insidethegames .biz news outlet, citing the commission's document seen by it, the mentioned athlete was Russian speed skater Denis Yuskov. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick says he would buy in with Diddy for Panthers
- December 19, 2017

Kaepernick is not the only professional athlete who is keen to be a part of Panthers ownership as he joins Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry , who expressed interest by tweeting in response to Diddy , "I want in!" The swift downfall of Panthers owner Jerry Richardson continued on Monday as the team announced that the 81-year-old will no longer be in charge of Carolina's day-to-day operations. (more...)
Bucks assign Jabari Parker to National Basketball Association G League affiliate Bucks assign Jabari Parker to National Basketball Association G League affiliate
- December 19, 2017

This would be about one year after he suffered his second major knee injury since being selected with the second overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. In a recent article by Steve Aschburner of NBA.com , Parker opened up about his knee rehabilitation and talked about his two ACL rehabs. (more...)
Everton boss Sam Allardyce hails Gylfi Sigurdsson for special display against Swansea Everton boss Sam Allardyce hails Gylfi Sigurdsson for special display against Swansea
- December 19, 2017

On the stroke of half-time Everton equalised as Wayne Rooney's penalty, which was initially saved by Lukasz Fabianski , was turned in by Calvert-Lewin to make it 1-1. "I can pick when to get in the box and when to stay out and help to control the game". Swansea had scored the same number of league goals as Rooney - nine - at kick-off and their lack of attacking confidence was demonstrated when Luciano Narsingh shot straight at Jordan Pickford . (more...)
Real Madrid Bonus Payments Hit Staggering New High After Trophy Laden Year Real Madrid Bonus Payments Hit Staggering New High After Trophy Laden Year
- December 19, 2017

Two lines of opposition players welcoming newly crowned champions onto the pitch is a custom in Spanish football, with rival teams including Villarreal, Real Betis, Valencia and Real Mallorca having honoured either Madrid or Barca in this way in recent years in the first game following a Club World Cup success. (more...)
BidaskClub Upgrades Discovery Communications (DISCA) to Hold
- December 19, 2017

It has underperformed by 16.38% the S&P500. The relative volume of the stock is 4.44, while its market cap is $0. The firm operates through three divisions: Enterprise Solutions, Mainframe Solutions, and Services. Sol Cap Management Comm has 22,538 shares for 0.16% of their portfolio. For the most recent quarter, quick ratio was -, current ratio was -, LT Debt/Equity ratio was - and Total Debt/Equity ratio stands at -, while Payout ratio is -. (more...)
Chris Paul sets new National Basketball Association record for best start with new team Chris Paul sets new National Basketball Association record for best start with new team
- December 19, 2017

Since his return to the lineup after injury, Paul has helped the Rockets to a 13-game-winning streak, tied for the fourth-longest in franchise history. Paul scored 23 of his 25 points in the second half of the Rockets' win over the Bucks on Sunday. "Then, all of a sudden, he comes out in the third quarter and turns into Superman". (more...)
Realmuto requests trade from Marlins Realmuto requests trade from Marlins
- December 19, 2017

Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports added that the move is in response to what's happening with the Marlins organization. The Marlins, under new ownership since October, have traded National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton , two-time All-Star second baseman Dee Gordon and All-Star outfielder Marcell Ozuna this offseason to reduce payroll. (more...)
Red Sox re-sign Mitch Moreland to 2-year deal Red Sox re-sign Mitch Moreland to 2-year deal
- December 19, 2017

The Boston Red Sox didn't quite make the splash of acquiring former Miami Marlins and current New York Yankees outfielder Giancarlo Stanton. The Boston Red Sox , it appears, are out on big-name free agent first baseman Eric Hosmer . (more...)
Carlton Cole and John Hartson react to West Ham United win Carlton Cole and John Hartson react to West Ham United win
- December 18, 2017

West Ham United boss David Moyes has said that he had no issues with Marko Arnautovic 's conduct against former club Stoke City on Saturday afternoon. Everton's Oumar Niasse became the first Premier League player to be charged with "successful deception of a match official" last month and was suspended for two games. (more...)
The Premier League records that are under threat from Manchester City The Premier League records that are under threat from Manchester City
- December 18, 2017

City will maintain their place at the top of the table regardless of the result, but will extend their lead to 14 points with a win, at least until Manchester United play West Brom on Sunday. If we want to catch them, we have to win nearly every game. If we want to catch them, we have to win nearly every game, but as we know, and as everyone knows, in the Premier League it is not always possible to win every game, but we will try to do that. (more...)
Cardinals will turn to Drew Stanton against Giants Cardinals will turn to Drew Stanton against Giants
- December 18, 2017

The Arizona Cardinals front office is preparing in case head coach Bruce Arians opts to retire at the end of the season, league sources said, something many of his peers believed was imminent at this time a year ago. Gabbert has a 71.9 quarterback rating in his five starts, with six touchdowns and six interceptions. Stanton has completed 48 percent of his passes in three appearances this year. (more...)
James Tarkowski could be facing retrospective suspension James Tarkowski could be facing retrospective suspension
- December 18, 2017

BURNLEY defender James Tarkowski has been charged by with violent conduct by The FA. English stopper Tarkowski has been an ever-present for Burnley to this point in the season, playing all 90 minutes of all 18 of their Premier League matches, with his upcoming absence set to pose a major question to the impressive defensive credentials of the high-flying Turf Moor outfit. (more...)
Turkish Besiktas reportedly interested in signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan Turkish Besiktas reportedly interested in signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan
- December 18, 2017

He has not started a match for the Red Devils since their November 5 defeat to Chelsea , and Mourinho recently hinted at a potential January exit for the 28-year-old, per BBC Sport's Simon Stone . Inter Milan have been linked with the midfielder, but now Dortmund are interested and they have in the past shown a desire to re-sign former players with Shinji Kagawa going back to Dotmund two years after arriving at United in June 2012. (more...)
Florida Gas Prices Drop to Lowest Since August: AAA Florida Gas Prices Drop to Lowest Since August: AAA
- December 18, 2017

That's nine cents above the national average of $2.43 per gallon. Experts say as winter approaches and the demand for gas decreases so will prices throughout the state. The cheapest was $2.30 in the Tampa-St. Gas prices have dipped a bit in MA, just ahead of Christmas. Patrick DeHaan, head of petroleum analysis for GasBuddy, said, "As long as demand for gasoline continues to weaken, gasoline inventories will continue growing and it'll be the gift that keeps on giving". (more...)
Isaiah Thomas targeting an early January return for Cavaliers Isaiah Thomas targeting an early January return for Cavaliers
- December 18, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Isaiah Thomas is hoping to make his 2017-18 debut during the first week of January , The Vertical's Shams Charania reported Sunday. Thomas was acquired by Cleveland but has just a single season remaining before he hits free agency. But first, Thomas must see if he can fit in with Love and James on the floor. (more...)
Liverpool Fans Would Like To Play Bournemouth Every Week - Reds Legend Liverpool Fans Would Like To Play Bournemouth Every Week - Reds Legend
- December 18, 2017

A rampant Liverpool side moved back in to the top four in the Premier League table after thrashing Bournemouth 4-0 at Dean Court this afternoon. However, both must surely now be considered as huge doubts for Wednesday night, when struggling Bournemouth take on Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in a bid to reach the last four of English football's secondary cup competition for the first time in their history. (more...)
Premier League Preview: Everton vs. Swansea City Premier League Preview: Everton vs. Swansea City
- December 18, 2017

After 17 games they have six wins, four draws and seven defeats, with three of those wins coming in their last five games. The pair have both been very vocal and active on the touchline so far in every match that Everton have played under Allardyce's tenure, and the boss has revealed just how much Sammy Lee helps him personally and the important work he does for the whole squad. (more...)
NASCAR couple Danica Patrick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. split after 5 years NASCAR couple Danica Patrick, Ricky Stenhouse Jr. split after 5 years
- December 18, 2017

Stenhouse, 30 had a breakthrough 2017 season, winning for the first time at Talladega Superspeedway and following it up with another victory at Daytona International Speedway in July. Patrick said in court documents the reason she sought a divorce from Hospenthal was that the marriage was "irretrievably broken". Yoga enthusiast Patrick is gearing up for the release of her upcoming lifestyle book, "Pretty Intense: The 90-Day Mind, Body and Food Plan that will absolutely Change Your Life", due ... (more...)
Amor: Barcelona President Had A Meeting With Griezmann's Family Amor: Barcelona President Had A Meeting With Griezmann's Family
- December 18, 2017

Griezmann tweeted a photo of himself dressed as a black basketball player. However, he faced a string of angry responses to his choice of costume, with many social media users accusing him of racism and suggesting he delete the initial tweet before he eventually did so. (more...)
5 questions with Falcons Wire heading into Monday Night Football 5 questions with Falcons Wire heading into Monday Night Football
- December 18, 2017

You've spent that money". Should you want to watch this game on your Xbox, be sure to hit up the ESPN app on your gaming console. We're playing different teams at different times in different locations . He missed the rest of that game and games against the Seahawks and Buccaneers. Against other National Football League teams, Winston is 14-24 as a starter with a career passer rating of 89.7. (more...)
Nevada Democrat Accused of Sexual Harassment Won't Seek Re-election Nevada Democrat Accused of Sexual Harassment Won't Seek Re-election
- December 18, 2017

Senior Democrats including the House minority leader, Nancy Pelosi, had called for him to step down. On Friday, the House Ethics Committee announced that it would launch an investigation into the claims agains the 37-year old, who is serving his first term in Congress. (more...)
Chelsea to hold contract talks with Andreas Christensen? Chelsea to hold contract talks with Andreas Christensen?
- December 18, 2017

Antonio Conte is committed to helping the cause at Chelsea . Crystal Palace then West Ham struck deals with the Ligue Un club before Chelsea swooped with a £33m offer in 2016. "To read every week: "Next season the club contacts this coach or this coach" - for me this is not a problem, but it can create problems with the players because the players believe we could [drift] apart". (more...)
Patriots RB Rex Burkhead will not return against Steelers Patriots RB Rex Burkhead will not return against Steelers
- December 18, 2017

It's always an ominous sign when an National Football League player is nearly immediately ruled out with a knee injury. A dual-threat option, Burkhead entered Sunday's game with 60 carries for 252 yards and four touchdowns, while adding 29 receptions for 249 yards with three touchdowns. (more...)
Campbell Soup to buy snacks maker Snyder's-Lance for $4.87 bln Campbell Soup to buy snacks maker Snyder's-Lance for $4.87 bln
- December 18, 2017

It has outperformed by 2.77% the S&P500. Shares of Campbell Soup and Snyder's-Lance have risen after a report that the soup company is in advanced talks to buy the pretzel maker. research analysts forecast that Snyder's-Lance Inc will post 1.15 EPS for the current year. (NASDAQ:LNCE) or 5,616 shares. Liberty Mutual Group Asset Mgmt Inc invested in 0.05% or 32,811 shares. (more...)
CAF announce final shortlist for 2017 African Player Of The Year CAF announce final shortlist for 2017 African Player Of The Year
- December 18, 2017

Hopes of a first Nigerian victor since Kanu Nwankwo in 1999 were dashed after Caf slashed the 11 nominees to three with Chelsea's Moses missing out. Salah, who joined Liverpool last summer from Serie A side Roma, has hit the headlines in England, scoring 20 goals in 25 appearances on all fronts with Liverpool so far. (more...)
Chelsea warned about potential move for Leon Bailey Chelsea warned about potential move for Leon Bailey
- December 18, 2017

According to a report published by Mirror, #Arsenal are allegedly preparing to touch gloves with current # Premier League title holder's #Chelsea for Leon Bailey's highly sought-after signature. Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is eager to add depth in his attacking department and has been keeping an eye on Bailey for some time. Bailey has been a key figure for Leverkusen this season, with his contribution to the collective cause helping to bring him to the attention of Europe's leading ... (more...)
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli's goofy moments from their wedding Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli's goofy moments from their wedding
- December 18, 2017

As more and more post-wedding incidents come to light, a video of Virat Kohli singing a Kishore Kumar track for Anushka Sharma has gone viral in social media platforms. We are truly blessed to share the news with you. Narain feels that Anushka is a typical bride and both Virat and his better half are spiritual people as they gifted an anthology of Rumi's poems to the guests. (more...)
Raheem Sterling racist incident handled as 'a hate crime' Raheem Sterling racist incident handled as 'a hate crime'
- December 18, 2017

Officers are expected to hold talks with Sterling today and follow through with an investigation. It is understood that the 23-year-old was approached by a man at the players' entrance at City's training base. Greater Manchester Police said it had been "made aware that a 23-year-old man had been subject to a racially aggravated assault on Clayton Lane". Silva missed the Tottenham game due to personal reasons and Kevin De Bruyne dedicated his goal to the Spaniard by raising three fingers to ... (more...)