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Huddersfield's Wagner wins Premier League award Huddersfield's Wagner wins Premier League award
- September 10, 2017

The votes of a panel of experts and the public were combined meaning, David Wagner beat a shortlist of Pep Guardiola ( Manchester City ), Tony Pulis (West Brom), Jurgen Klopp ( Liverpool ) and Jose Mourinho ( Manchester United ). However, he is not taking the opposition lightly and knows it will be a tough match. "It's an honour for me to take this award and I'd like to take this award for the whole club - especially my players", he said. (more...)
Browns reportedly will make a pregame statement about racial inequality
- September 10, 2017

After days of speculation about how Cleveland Police and Cleveland Browns players would treat the pregame ceremony before today's season opener at First Energy Stadium, the two groups joined with first responders in a rousing display of unity. (more...)
Serge Aurier: Serge Aurier: "If I was not mentally strong, I would have broken".
- September 10, 2017

Aurier has an assault conviction, which held up his deadline-day move from Paris Saint-Germain , and infamously used homophobic language against then-manager Laurent Blanc and his team-mates there. I think his characteristics can fit very well with the team. In the end he made a decision to join us. "It's been hard with the global break but now we have all the squad working together and we can start to build a strong team and strong mentality that we will need to compete for the whole ... (more...)
Oklahoma looks like top playoff contender in statement victory at Ohio State Oklahoma looks like top playoff contender in statement victory at Ohio State
- September 10, 2017

He outfoxed Meyer, the guy with three national championships, and Greg Schiano, the Ohio State defensive coordinator who coached two seasons in the NFL . The No. 5 Sooners outgained No. 2 Ohio State 222-97 yards in the first half but went to the locker room at halftime tied at three, thanks to a missed field goal and two fumbles. (more...)
Rafael Dos Anjos vs Rafael Dos Anjos vs
- September 10, 2017

In an interview with MMA Junkie , Dos Anjos called out UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley, saying he wants a title shot. I'm a former lightweight champion looking to become a two-division champion. When asked about what type of fight dos Anjos envisions he could have against Woodley, dos Anjos said he believes it would be a brawl if the two fighters met in the octagon. (more...)
Detroit Lions vs. Cardinals game time, channel, stream, preview Detroit Lions vs. Cardinals game time, channel, stream, preview
- September 10, 2017

Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Robert Nkemdiche will miss his team's Week 1 game against the Detroit Lions on Sunday, according to the Cardinals' official Twitter account . That also won't help a run game that produced just 1,310 yards previous year. Arizona is looking to bounce back from a disappointing 2016 campaign which saw the team go 7-8-1 a year after winning 13 games and making it all the way to the NFC Championship Game. (more...)
Stoke 2 Manchester United 2
- September 10, 2017

Sometimes managers of top-six clubs don't take negative results too kindly". Hughes became just the second manager to go undefeated in four straight Premier League matches against Mourinho. But he admitted that Stoke, for whom former United player Darren Ferguson was excellent in midfield, probably deserved the point. It seems that Manchester United is in the good form and it is predicted that they will win today's match against Stoke City . (more...)
Andrew Luck still several weeks away from being game-ready Andrew Luck still several weeks away from being game-ready
- September 10, 2017

However, Indianapolis placed him on the Physically Unable to Perform list, and didn't remove him until the deadline last Saturday. Luck underwent shoulder surgery to fix an issue that had been bothering him since 2015. Luck had right shoulder surgery in January, but has been bothered by shoulder pain since 2015. In three career National Football League starts, the former University of Wisconsin product is winless. (more...)
MotoGP 2017: Maverick Vinales on pole at Misano
- September 10, 2017

Dani Pedrosa (Repsol Honda Team) is seventh - one place higher than his qualifying position a year ago, when he went on to win - with Friday's fastest Danilo Petrucci (Octo Pramac Racing) taking eighth. While Marquez battled Petrucci up ahead, Dovizioso had slowed his pace considerably in the latter stages of the Misano race and finished nearly 12 seconds behind his championship rival - which was still enough for a comfortable third place. (more...)
India recalls Umesh and Shami for Australia ODIs India recalls Umesh and Shami for Australia ODIs
- September 10, 2017

Umesh Yadav , who was rested for the Sri Lanka tour, could return at the expense of Mohammed Shami , who might be rested. Kohli recently played a brilliant innings of 82 runs off 54 balls in the one-off Twenty-20 match against Sri Lanka and also scored handsomely in the One-Day International (ODI) series after failing in the initial matches."We limit ourselves even before we try". (more...)
We shook hands - Guardiola laments Sancho's Manchester City exit
- September 10, 2017

City are interested in securing a deal for the West Brom defender and are set to return with a £30million bid before Thursday's transfer deadline after having an initial offer rejected. Guardiola told reporters on his striking selection plans: "I said many times, Aguero is going to play a lot of games, sometimes he's not going to play". (more...)
Welbeck at the double for first time in league for Arsenal
- September 10, 2017

Great finish for Arsenal's second; it's been a while since we had such a prolific goal scorer in the team. FW Danny Welbeck, 9 - He might have had a touch of good fortune with the first goal , the ball rebounded off his shoulder, but the second was superb. (more...)
Allegri believes Dybala can match Messi, Ronaldo & Neymar Allegri believes Dybala can match Messi, Ronaldo & Neymar
- September 10, 2017

Juventus welcome Chievo to the Allianz Stadium in the Italian Serie A on Saturday evening, and are big favourites to pick up all three points to maintain their flawless start to the new season. "I was a bit exhausted from the trip (to Argentina on worldwide duty) but I'm happy with the goal". Wojciech Szczesny, starting in place of Gianluigi Buffon, was called into action to keep out Ivan Radovanovic's low drive from a set-piece, before Pucciarelli was again involved, forcing the Poland ... (more...)
Ederson a doubt for City Champions League opener after clash Ederson a doubt for City Champions League opener after clash
- September 10, 2017

Vincent Kompany's injury playing for Belgium against Gibraltar ruled him out and highlighted an ongoing weakness and Otamendi demonstrated once again that he is not the solution. While the Belgian dazzled, it also served as a reminder to Jurgen Klopp of how badly he needed Philippe Coutinho. City's weaknesses had not been exploited when they could have been and once Liverpool were down to ten men, City were able to display their strengths. (more...)
How Shraddha Kapoor is preparing for Saina Nehwal's Bollywood biopic How Shraddha Kapoor is preparing for Saina Nehwal's Bollywood biopic
- September 10, 2017

Saina Nehwal is the first Indian badminton player to have won an Olympic medal. Sharing the photo, Shraddha wrote, "Today training with the champ herself @nehwalsaina ❤️". Her journey to the top has been fascinating and I am honoured to be given this opportunity to play her in my next film Saina . Shraddha Kapoor had gained some kilos to play Haseena Parkar in the biopic. (more...)
Fernando Llorente has had big impact on Tottenham squad - Pochettino Fernando Llorente has had big impact on Tottenham squad - Pochettino
- September 10, 2017

Saturday's visit to Everton was the Colombian enforcer's first start for Tottenham after he was picked by Mauricio Pochettino to feature in the 3-0 win at Goodison Park. "It will be good for him but it will (also) be very good for the team". Chelsea have a history of foiling Tottenham in the transfer market, notably signing Willian after he had undergone a medical in North London, and the Premier League champions were the favourites to sign Llorente before being beaten. (more...)
Brilliant del Potro books Federer clash Brilliant del Potro books Federer clash
- September 10, 2017

In the fevered atmosphere of the Arthur Ashe stadium, Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal and Serena Williams will be among those trying to live out the American dream. "I had my chances", Kvitova said. "I believe it is a nightmare for Federer to play Nadal". But this sort of throwback run is becoming nearly routine again for Williams, who made it to the Australian Open final in January of this year, then the Wimbledon final in July. (more...)
Atletico remain hopeful of January deal for Diego Costa Atletico remain hopeful of January deal for Diego Costa
- September 10, 2017

It seems to have been a case of out of sight, and out of mind for both Chelsea and Conte in regards to Costa, however his failed efforts to push for a move to Atletico Madrid have ensured he is still a Chelsea player - until January at least. (more...)
Munster Rugby v Cheetahs on Saturday at Thomond Park, kick-off 5.15pm Munster Rugby v Cheetahs on Saturday at Thomond Park, kick-off 5.15pm
- September 10, 2017

The first try of the match soon followed in the 7th minute after the home side won a tighthead and No 7 Tommy O'Donnell crossed the whitewash. Conway turned in a Man of the Match display in Munster's bonus point victory over Benetton Rugby in their opening day victory at Musgrave Park on Friday last. (more...)
Chris Archer gets crushed in loss to Red Sox Chris Archer gets crushed in loss to Red Sox
- September 10, 2017

Archer earned a win during his last trip to Boston back in April, when he held the Red Sox to one run over 5 2/3 innings. Florida is the home of the Red Sox' Spring Training facility, JetBlue Park, the Tampa Bay Rays' Spring Training and regular season ballparks, Charlotte Sports Park and Tropicana Field, and the Florida Panthers' arena, the BB&T Center. (more...)
Hurricane Irma: Dolphins will practice in LA, Jaguars to stay in Houston Hurricane Irma: Dolphins will practice in LA, Jaguars to stay in Houston
- September 10, 2017

They'll be off on Monday, have a team meeting on Tuesday and then practice Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, the same way they would any other week. The Dolphins' first game in Miami this season is scheduled for Sunday, October 8, in Week Five. (more...)
Patriots place WR Malcolm Mitchell on IR Patriots place WR Malcolm Mitchell on IR
- September 10, 2017

As Comcast SportsNet's Phil Perry notes, a rule change means players do not need to be given a return designation to be eligible to play again after being placed on injured reserve. While playing time hasn't always been there for the former fourth-round pick, he continues to show plenty of promise when given the opportunity. He finished the year with 32 receptions for 401 receiving yards and four touchdowns. (more...)
Tim Anderson, Yolmer Sanchez Help White Sox Make History Tim Anderson, Yolmer Sanchez Help White Sox Make History
- September 10, 2017

The only run he allowed came on a Nick Hundley solo homer in the top of the seventh inning. Sandoval's average with the Giants had dipped by 100 points over the last 11 games, but after making an out in his first plate appearance on Friday, he finally produced the at-bat he and the rest of his teammates were waiting for. (more...)
Girl With 3D Printed Hand To Throw First Pitch At Pirates Game Girl With 3D Printed Hand To Throw First Pitch At Pirates Game
- September 10, 2017

Dawson, however, isn't waiting around, and her story went viral on social media on Thursday (7 September) after she starred in a Bleacher Report video that showcased her first and second "first pitches" at a Baltimore Orioles game in 2015 , and a Washington Nationals game earlier this year. (more...)
Mithali Raj posts #ThrowbackThursday pic, faces Twitter fury for 'inappropriate dressing' Mithali Raj posts #ThrowbackThursday pic, faces Twitter fury for 'inappropriate dressing'
- September 10, 2017

Immediately, many comments appeared on her timeline deriding her for her attire. "Soch badlo desh badlo" (change your thinking, change your country) was an often repeated response to the negative comments. Considering Mithali's no-nonsense attitude, it was just a matter of time that she would hit back at these trolls. This time the matches were telecast live on television and social media. (more...)
DraftKings, FanDuel Reach $2.6M Settlement with Massachusetts AG's Office DraftKings, FanDuel Reach $2.6M Settlement with Massachusetts AG's Office
- September 10, 2017

The accusations of unfair and deceptive practices came up before Healey's office created 2016 regulations governing daily fantasy sports. The settlement says that DraftKings and FanDuel will have to collectively pay the amount of money in order to resolve the issue and prove that they are operating in the field on a mutual benefit basis. (more...)
My boys chose Swansea City, says Wilfried Bony My boys chose Swansea City, says Wilfried Bony
- September 10, 2017

Swansea host Newcastle United on Sunday looking to string together back-to-back wins. "I just wanted Swansea to stay up". The Swans completed the signing of Bony on deadline day for £12 million, the Ivorian returning to the club he left for Manchester City in a £28 million move two years ago. (more...)
Energy Transfer Equity, LP En (NYSE:ETE) Experiences Light Trading Volume Energy Transfer Equity, LP En (NYSE:ETE) Experiences Light Trading Volume
- September 10, 2017

Amber Road Inc now has $210.71 million valuation. Morgan Stanley reinitiated the shares of ETP in report on Monday, August 15 with "Equal-Weight" rating. Therefore 45% are positive. Equity research analysts have forecasted the stock level. Stifel Nicolaus began coverage on Energy Transfer Equity, L.P.in a report on Thursday, July 13th. (more...)
Auburn RB likely out for game vs. Tigers Auburn RB likely out for game vs. Tigers
- September 10, 2017

To do so would feed into the idea that this week means more. "There will be some newness, there will be some wrinkles and be some things you'll have to adjust to". You've just got to do it. "Every game is just as important". "They've recruited real well there", Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables said. (more...)
Akiem Hicks: Chicago Bears sign defensive lineman to four-year extension Akiem Hicks: Chicago Bears sign defensive lineman to four-year extension
- September 10, 2017

Players such as outside linebackers Leonard Floyd and Willie Young, inside linebacker Jerrell Freeman and Hicks played extremely well previous year. Defensive end Akiem Hicks and the Chicago Bears have agreed to a four-year contract extension through the 2021 season. (more...)