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It's Royal Baby Season-Another English Royal Is Pregnant!
- January 05, 2018

The Queen's granddaughter Zara Phillips is expecting her second child with former Rugby player Mike Tindall . While the expectant mother hasn't addressed the public directly quite yet, a spokesperson told the Press Association that the equestrian champion is pregnant again. (more...)
Former Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson declares for 2018 NFL Draft Former Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson declares for 2018 NFL Draft
- January 05, 2018

I would like to thank the University of Louisville, Coach Petrino and the coaching staff, my teammates and the fans". "After much discussion with my family and coaches, I have made the decision to take the next step in my career and enter the 2018 National Football League draft", Jackson said. (more...)
Whistle podu, Chennai! Dhoni officially back in CSK Whistle podu, Chennai! Dhoni officially back in CSK
- January 05, 2018

They dished out a fee Rs 11 crores for AB de Villiers and spent Rs 1.75 crores for Sarfaraz. There is good news for CSK fans as Dhoni was back at his "spiritual home" Mumbai Indians had the league's most successful captain Rohit Sharma back in their stable as most of the retentions happened on expected lines. (more...)
Minnesota center Reggie Lynch suspended until 2020 for sexual misconduct Minnesota center Reggie Lynch suspended until 2020 for sexual misconduct
- January 05, 2018

He was suspended from the team at that time. He said his number one job at this point is preparing his team for Saturday's game against Indiana. Coyle declined to give any other details on Lynch's status but urged the public to "trust the procedures that we have in place" in dealing with issues involving student athletes and said it was "important we provide due process". (more...)
American Ball brothers report to Lithuanian basketball club American Ball brothers report to Lithuanian basketball club
- January 05, 2018

If you want to know how the whole thing went, the last question sums it up pretty well: a local reporter asked LiAngelo out on a date. They'll make their debuts with the team-which plays in a 1,500-seat arena in Prienai, a town of 10,000 inhabitants-on January 9. (more...)
The cost of truth: Arsene Wenger suspended three games, fined The cost of truth: Arsene Wenger suspended three games, fined
- January 05, 2018

In a separate case, Wenger has been asked to respond to the FA about comments he made about refereeing decisions both before and after Wednesday's 2-2 draw with Chelsea in the league. "Games are spoiled by factors you cannot determine - we can only continue to play the way we want to play and hope things go for us". One hundred per cent (he dived). (more...)
Kerber puts Germany one win from final Kerber puts Germany one win from final
- January 05, 2018

They got off to a brilliant start, with former world No. 1 Angelique Kerber thrashing Daria Gavrilova 6-1, 6-2 in the women's singles clash. Germans won both points on the return and another pair on their serve to rattle off the last 4 points and book their place in the final, mighty releaved they overcame all the obstacles to reach the first Hopman Cup title match in 23 years. (more...)
Tyler Boyd: Buffalo Bills fans shower Cincinnati Bengals WR with charitable gifts Tyler Boyd: Buffalo Bills fans shower Cincinnati Bengals WR with charitable gifts
- January 05, 2018

After the game, Bills fans flooded Andy Dalton's foundation . And Buffalo is quite grateful for the duo of Dalton and Boyd. During that same time, the Buffalo Bills have been the exact opposite, as the team failed to qualify for the playoffs year after year after year. (more...)
Raiders to introduce Jon Gruden as head coach Tuesday Raiders to introduce Jon Gruden as head coach Tuesday
- January 05, 2018

Almost two decades after their first divorce, Gruden is now on the verge of leading a talented young team that's one year removed from winning 12 games. Gruden began his head coaching career with the Raiders in 1998 and coached there until a blockbuster trade that sent him to Tampa Bay in 2002. Adam Schefter also referenced Corkran's report, saying "Raiders are calling a significant press conference for Tuesday at which time they will introduce Jon Gruden as their next head coach". (more...)
Chiefs have reasons for optimism, concern in playoff meeting with Titans Chiefs have reasons for optimism, concern in playoff meeting with Titans
- January 05, 2018

And now the focus is on a playoff breakthrough. Their vrews will be in Kansas City to give an on-the-ground look at game day. The Titans lost three of their last four games , with Sunday's win coming against a Jags squad that had nothing to play for, as they had already clinched a postseason berth. (more...)
Pep Guardiola cautious of Man Metropolis's 'horrible' fixture schedule Pep Guardiola cautious of Man Metropolis's 'horrible' fixture schedule
- January 05, 2018

With a big squad of players to choose from, Jose Mourinho used 19 - though Axel Tuanzebe and Daley Blind played just one and three minutes respectively in New Year's Day's 2-0 win over Everton - while keeper David de Gea, defender Phil Jones and midfielders Paul Pogba and Nemanja Matic were ever-present. (more...)
Alabama LB Anfernee Jennings Injured During Garbage Time Of Sugar Bowl Alabama LB Anfernee Jennings Injured During Garbage Time Of Sugar Bowl
- January 05, 2018

Behind Jennings, Alabama held the Tigers to 64 yards rushing and 188 total yards. The redshirt sophomore LB probably played the best game of his career against Clemson , making five tackles, including three tackles for loss. 6 next Monday. "I think everybody was responsible for this victory because everybody took ownership for it". Alabama fans are basking in the afterglow of the Crimson Tide's win over Clemson in the college football playoff. (more...)
UCF planning national championship parade after undefeated season UCF planning national championship parade after undefeated season
- January 05, 2018

So to heck with the championship game, Central Florida athletic director Danny White has resolved. This celebration is especially meaningful as UCF is Orlando's hometown college football team, and their championship season is one of their proudest moments to date. (more...)
Tom Brady Didn't Want To Advise Jimmy Garoppolo, Relieved By Trade Tom Brady Didn't Want To Advise Jimmy Garoppolo, Relieved By Trade
- January 05, 2018

Head coach Bill Belichick would prefer players get treated by team doctors. Among the other nuggets in the story is a report that Belichick is now good friends from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who famously fined the legendary coach and team a combined $750,000 for the 2007 Spygate scandal, and suspended Brady for four games for his role in the Deflategate scandal years later. (more...)
Supreme Court directs BCCI to allow Bihar to compete in Ranji Trophy
- January 05, 2018

The court further stated that there would be no creation of any kind of equities in favour of BCA . However, this fight was fought by Aditya Verma of BCA's rival organization Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB). With Jharkhand's creation in the year 2001, the then BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya recognised the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) by withdrawing Bihar's affiliation citing their internal battle. (more...)
NFL TV Ratings Down Roughly 10% From Last Season NFL TV Ratings Down Roughly 10% From Last Season
- January 05, 2018

The average audience for a 2017 regular season National Football League game was 14.9 million, down 9.7% from 16.5 million in 2016. In the fourth quarter, ESPN grew its audience 13% in prime to 3.05 million viewers across TV and streaming, the best on cable. (more...)
Aranda staying at LSU Aranda staying at LSU
- January 05, 2018

According to reports, Aranda has agreed to a four-year contract worth a total of $10 million. After LSU's last-minute, 21-17 loss to Notre Dame in the Citrus Bowl on Monday, Texas A&M made a strong push to get one of the hottest defensive coordinators in college football in Aranda. (more...)
Bay Area Jolted By 4.4 Earthquake On Hayward Fault Bay Area Jolted By 4.4 Earthquake On Hayward Fault
- January 05, 2018

Geological Survey. The United States Geological Survey reports a 4.4 quake was centered in Berkeley near Claremont Avenue at about 2:40 a.m. A magnitude 6.8 quake occurred on October 21, 1868, and was known at the time as the "Great San Francisco natural disaster". (more...)
Liverpool midfielder Emre Can 'reaches Juventus agreement' Liverpool midfielder Emre Can 'reaches Juventus agreement'
- January 05, 2018

The Reds have been resigned to losing the Germany global for nothing as his contract is due to expire in the summer and fresh terms could not be agreed. Juventus apparently tried to get a deal done this month and contacted Liverpool with their initial offer. Liverpool have already signed a central midfielder for next season with Naby Keïta arriving from RB Leipzig for a fee in the region of £55m. (more...)
Thomas makes debut as Cavs defeat Trail Blazers 127-110 Thomas makes debut as Cavs defeat Trail Blazers 127-110
- January 05, 2018

Thomas compared the game to being a rookie again, and while there will nearly definitely be a learning curve, he was all smiles in the locker room after the game. "I just wanted my family to be here to see it", Thomas said. "He gives us steady minutes, and once he gets a feel and gets comfortable out there, I think he'll be great". (more...)
AC Milan Look at Six-Month Loan Deal for Walcott AC Milan Look at Six-Month Loan Deal for Walcott
- January 05, 2018

Walcott , a 28-year-old English global, has been at Arsenal since joining the club from Southampton in 2006. Despite using Walcott for just a combined 50 minutes in the Premier League this season, though, with all five of his appearances coming from the bench, Wenger does not want to lose the versatile attacker. (more...)
Cape Town Is India's Best Chance To Win Feels Ajay Jadeja Cape Town Is India's Best Chance To Win Feels Ajay Jadeja
- January 05, 2018

Talking to mediapersons on the sidelines of a press meet for the India blind cricket team, who will leave for Pakistan and UAE to defend their World Cup title tomorrow, the 46-year-old said, "the current side touring South Africa has one of the best bowling attack". (more...)
Kyle Edmund suffers injury scare as Grigor Dimitrov moves into semi-finals Kyle Edmund suffers injury scare as Grigor Dimitrov moves into semi-finals
- January 05, 2018

Top-seeded Dimitrov beat Kyle Edmund 6-3, 6-7 (3), 6-4 in the quarterfinals on Friday to set up a meeting with No. 3-seeded Nick Kyrgios , who rebounded for a 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 win over former finalist Alexandr Dolgopolov . The 26-year-old will now turn her attention to getting fit for the Australian Open , which starts on January 15, but will have to wait for an official prognosis. (more...)
Potential Manchester United lineup against Derby County | FA Cup Potential Manchester United lineup against Derby County | FA Cup
- January 05, 2018

However, United have taken the manager's enthusiasm to discuss a contract extension over the past month as a sign of his desire to remain at the club. "The worst thing someone can do to me is to put one inch of doubt on my professionalism or in my dedication to my club, my job, my players and to every detail related to my job", Mourinho said. (more...)
NBA Scores & Standings (Warriors vs Rockets, Thunder vs Clippers) NBA Scores & Standings (Warriors vs Rockets, Thunder vs Clippers)
- January 05, 2018

Even though Durant just joined the Warriors last season, he has already made such an imprint on the team it seems like another era when the pre-KD Warriors won an National Basketball Association championship (in 2015). Meanwhile, Rockets guard James Harden missed his second straight game with a partially torn hamstring and could miss the rest of the month. Gerald Green came off the bench to score 29, matching his career high with eight three-pointers. (more...)
Conte 'disappointed' with wasteful Chelsea in draw with Arsenal Conte 'disappointed' with wasteful Chelsea in draw with Arsenal
- January 05, 2018

Arsenal and Chelsea made a mockery of talk of player fatigue at the end of a festive slog of Premier League action as Hector Bellerin's stoppage-time stunner earned the host a 2-2 draw in a scintillating derby on Wednesday. "I've been in England for 21 years and I try to serve this game with honesty and integrity and when I have something to say I will say it". It has nothing to do with the penalty. (more...)
Trump to attend National Championship Game between Georgia and Alabama Trump to attend National Championship Game between Georgia and Alabama
- January 05, 2018

First lady Melania Trump is also expected to be in attendance. When thousands of Alabama and Georgia fans pack into Atlanta's Mercedes-Benz Stadium next week, the action on the field won't be the only thing turning heads. This would be Trump's second visit to Georgia since winning the presidency. White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders opened her press briefing Tuesday by congratulating the SEC schools "from two great states, both in the heart of Trump country " for bowl ... (more...)
The stats that prove Liverpool will hand Everton a mauling The stats that prove Liverpool will hand Everton a mauling
- January 05, 2018

The visitors arrive at this fixture having also not registered a win since mid-December, recording two draws and two defeats in their last four outings. A thigh injury is likely to keep Philippe Coutinho out - as speculation continues to grow over a January move to Barcelona. Liverpool will be looking to win their first FA Cup trophy since 2006. (more...)
Joe Thornton loses part of his beard in a fight Joe Thornton loses part of his beard in a fight
- January 05, 2018

Now this how you start a good ol' hockey game (if it was 1976). "By no means did I expect that". "He asked me. He initiated", Kadri said. "I felt like I just grabbed him in the middle of his jersey and just came down with a handful of his hair". (more...)
Son's stunning strike earns Spurs a share of the spoils Son's stunning strike earns Spurs a share of the spoils
- January 05, 2018

The Hammers were put under sustained pressure at Wembley, with Spurs managing 31 shots in a game that they dominated from start to finish. However, Tottenham's strict wage structure means he is nowhere close to being one of the top earners in the Premier League and many believe it could lead to his exit from the club in the future. (more...)