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Sadio Mane's Liverpool deal a statement - Jurgen Klopp Sadio Mane's Liverpool deal a statement - Jurgen Klopp
- November 24, 2018

We are now able to use the quality that we have. Just past the half hour mark, Liverpool's failure to clear allowed Abdoulaye Doucoure to tap home but the Reds again responded, as Roberto Firmino equalised in the second half, two minutes before Salah made it 3-2. (more...)
Sergio Ramos has breached anti-doping rules twice — Der Spiegel Sergio Ramos has breached anti-doping rules twice — Der Spiegel
- November 23, 2018

That's prohibited under Spain's anti-doping laws. Ramos replied days later, issuing a brief statement which claimed a team doctor had treated him one day before the Juventus clash. However, Real released a statement on Friday, in which they denied the claims. "It must be underlined that both WADA and Federation Internationale de Football Association have the right to appeal any decision taken by UEFA on doping control matters to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS)". (more...)
Steph Curry In Black Friday Car Crash, Appears Okay Steph Curry In Black Friday Car Crash, Appears Okay
- November 23, 2018

An ambulance and the California Highway Patrol arrived at the scene, but Curry, along with everyone involved in the accident, seems to be fine - no serious injuries - according to the CHP. Curry, who is recovering from a basketball-related groin injury, was previously scheduled to sit out as the Warriors take on the Portland Trailblazers Friday night. (more...)
Michelle Wolf Torches Trump Over 'So-Called Comedian' Insult Michelle Wolf Torches Trump Over 'So-Called Comedian' Insult
- November 23, 2018

Trump, who has refused to attend the dinner during his first two years in office, continued. But this year, he appeared pleased that journalists had chosen a more serious speaker. Trump on Tuesday ignored the CIA's conclusion that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman was behind the killing of Washington Post writer Khashoggi last month and said the kingdom would not face any penalties from the US. (more...)
Rob Holding outlines Gunners' ambition in Unai Emery's debut campaign Rob Holding outlines Gunners' ambition in Unai Emery's debut campaign
- November 23, 2018

Emery has been charged with the task of forcing Arsenal back into that pack , while challenges for domestic silverware are always expected in north London - with the club having enjoyed considerable success in the FA Cup over recent years. The coach added that he had not yet spoken to Wenger about the squad but stressed that it was important to start from scratch when implementing his own ideas. (more...)
Sarri confirms Chelsea star is set to be fit for Tottenham clash Sarri confirms Chelsea star is set to be fit for Tottenham clash
- November 23, 2018

Chelsea FC finished in fifth spot in the Premier League last term but Sarri's appointment has triggered an unlikely title challenge from the west London side. We can recover, but I don't think in the first season we will be able to recover 30 points. This team is Manchester City. "For sure it is not a physical problem, we have some difficulties". (more...)
There will be no Super League, Uefa chief says There will be no Super League, Uefa chief says
- November 23, 2018

Speaking at a news conference in Brussels on Tuesday, Ceferin said a referee report next week could allow UEFA's Executive Committee to revise their stance at a December 2-3 meeting in Dublin. A third European club competition with 32 teams is likely to be confirmed at a UEFA meeting next month , and Agnelli believes it will herald wider European competition that the clubs and national associations support. (more...)
Davis Cup final - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga handed surprise start against Croatia Davis Cup final - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga handed surprise start against Croatia
- November 23, 2018

For in ranking terms, No7 Marin Cilic and No12 Borna Coric outstrip France's No32 Lucas Pouille and No40 Jeremy Chardy . Tsonga, a former world number five, is light years away from such heights. So over the last 10 days, the France captain has been paying close attention to anything that could derail his team's chances of winning an 11th Davis Cup title against Croatia this weekend. (more...)
Akila Dananjaya heads to Brisbane for suspect bowling action trials Akila Dananjaya heads to Brisbane for suspect bowling action trials
- November 23, 2018

Dananjaya, who came under scrutiny when he was reported for a suspect bowling action during the first Test in Galle , played the second match at Pallekele and shone with six England wickets in the tourist's second innings. The third Test gets under way in Colombo on Friday, with 21-year-old Peiris - previously a member of Sri Lanka's Under-19 and "A" sides - included despite only having 12 first-class matches under his belt. (more...)
Rams outlast Chiefs 54-51 in high-octane offensive showcase Rams outlast Chiefs 54-51 in high-octane offensive showcase
- November 23, 2018

Staying healthy will be key to making that dream become a reality for Los Angeles, but thank goodness the team is in a position with the bye week where he can take advantage of the extra recovery time. Mahomes had an equally impressive night despite ending up on the losing side as the MVP candidate threw 33 of 46 passes for 478 yards which included six touchdown passes. (more...)
Coutinho Clause Stops Barcelona From Signing Liverpool Players Coutinho Clause Stops Barcelona From Signing Liverpool Players
- November 23, 2018

In Suarez and Coutinho, Liverpool have lost two of their world-class talents to Barcelona in recent years and they were keen to make sure they at least had a few years until Barca could come and poach one of their big names again. It is reported that when Barcelona made the move for the playmaker, Liverpool asked for a clause to be written into the deal. Klopp however stood firm and Coutinho was forced to play the first half of 2017-18 season for Liverpool , meaning he was unable ... (more...)
India prepared for extra pace and bounce in Australia - Rohit India prepared for extra pace and bounce in Australia - Rohit
- November 23, 2018

However, Rohit Sharma feels it wouldn't be the same this time around. So they understand the conditions. Of course, their bowling attack will challenge us, whichever format we play. "So I have done well in limited-overs but the challenge is red-ball cricket, which right now I am not thinking of". "I think everyone knows [Behrendorff] is a fantastic option up front". (more...)
Mickelson lays $200,000 bet with Woods for first hole Mickelson lays $200,000 bet with Woods for first hole
- November 23, 2018

It has been a highly-criticised event thanks to the prize-fund, the lack of crowds allowed and the decision to make it pay-per-view, but both players - who will wear microphones for the contest - are hopeful it will bring a new audience to the game. (more...)
Struggling Oilers fire head coach Todd McLellan, replace him with Ken Hitchcock Struggling Oilers fire head coach Todd McLellan, replace him with Ken Hitchcock
- November 23, 2018

Because of that experience, he probably already knows what I am about to write next: despite the poor start, there is still hope, as we see when we look at teams from the past five years with comparable records. He guided the Dallas Stars to the franchise's first Stanley Cup title in 1999 before coaching in Philadelphia (2002-06), Columbus (2006-10) and St. (more...)
Kante set to sign new long-term Chelsea contract Kante set to sign new long-term Chelsea contract
- November 23, 2018

Kante played a key part in Leicester's title triumph in 2016 and has been a big success since joining Chelsea for £32million, winning his second successive Premier League crown in 2017 under Antonio Conte after again standing out with his composure and work-rate. (more...)
Michael Schumacher's family release interview from before ski accident Michael Schumacher's family release interview from before ski accident
- November 23, 2018

In it he reflects on his illustrious career - something he wasn't always comfortable with when he made the decision to return to F1 in 2010 after retiring four years earlier. Four years for myself, fighting to achieve it and finally in 2000, Suzuka, winning an exceptional race to win the great championship. "In the young days of karting, I looked around and yes, I saw Ayrton Senna or Vincenzo Sospiri, but my real idol was Toni Schumacher because he was a great soccer player", he said. (more...)
Ex-Arsenal forward Bendtner to serve jail time Ex-Arsenal forward Bendtner to serve jail time
- November 22, 2018

The 30-year-old, who plays for Rosenborg in Norway, agreed with the attorney general in Copenhagen to drop his appeal, said lawyer Anders Nemeth. Bendtner returned to English football with Nottingham Forest in 2016 but did not see out a full season before moving to Rosenborg. (more...)
Kyrie Irving does not celebrate Thanksgiving: 'F--- Thanksgiving' Kyrie Irving does not celebrate Thanksgiving: 'F--- Thanksgiving'
- November 22, 2018

It's a very controversial holiday in some parts of the world, and Kyrie Irving clearly doesn't like it. While it may sound ridiculous to some, that mindset is nothing new for Irving, who has a history of hating holidays. "I think that we're making steps in the right direction". "I spoke w/ frustration after last night's game and spoke words that shouldn't be in a professional setting no matter what", Irving tweeted Thursday morning. (more...)
Bears 'Cautiously Optimistic' Mitchell Trubisky Will Face Lions Bears 'Cautiously Optimistic' Mitchell Trubisky Will Face Lions
- November 22, 2018

If the Lions are going to climb the standings and have any chance to get to the postseason, it starts with a win over a Chicago Bears team on Thanksgiving. With just one true practice to prepare for the game, and only three days to recover, it appeared the chances of Mitchell Trubisky hitting the field Thursday after an injury were remote on Tuesday. (more...)
Bok captain Siya Kolisi escapes with a warning after head-butting incident Bok captain Siya Kolisi escapes with a warning after head-butting incident
- November 22, 2018

South Africa defeated Wales 24-15 on that occasion, but they have since lost three times in Cardiff and have lost three straight against the Dragons - two in the principality and most recently in Washington D.C . "The way they manage the game is typical (of the) northern hemisphere. Also us, where we started and where we are now". "When the Scottish team got a roll on you could feel this gulf of Scottish fans getting behind them and I guess if we allowed that to continue we would probably ... (more...)
Captain Kieran Read's position not under threat, says All Blacks coach Hansen Captain Kieran Read's position not under threat, says All Blacks coach Hansen
- November 22, 2018

Instead, Mo'unga stays on the bench as Hansen sticks with his strategy of using Barrett and McKenzie as dual playmakers. In both Tests, the All Blacks looked more fluent when Mo'unga was introduced late and Barrett was shifted to a wider role against tiring defences. (more...)
Top recruit James Wiseman picks hometown Memphis, Hardaway Top recruit James Wiseman picks hometown Memphis, Hardaway
- November 22, 2018

Not only did the coveted recruit play for Hardaway's Team Penny/Bluff City Legends program, but he also won a state championship at East High School under Hardaway's leadership. "His physical tools are elite by National Basketball Association standards, as he owns a 7-foot-6 wingspan and a 9-foot-3½-inch standing reach. The combination of his physical measurables, finishing ability and shot-blocking talent makes him No. (more...)
Carolina Panthers at Detroit Lions: Get ready for gameday Carolina Panthers at Detroit Lions: Get ready for gameday
- November 22, 2018

That injury took away one of Detroit's most promising young players, but the Lions still had another one on the field in Golladay. "That's a huge play, that's a great effort play", Detroit coach Matt Patricia said. "I was going for the win", he said. Cam Newton had a scary injury as he was twisted to the turf from behind by defensive end Ziggy Ansah, who would finish with two tackles and a sack; the quarterback would return after missing only a single play and lead the Panthers on a ... (more...)
Pep Guardiola: Premier League has made me stronger Pep Guardiola: Premier League has made me stronger
- November 22, 2018

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes the competitive nature and sheer unpredictability of the English Premier League has presented him with the biggest challenge of his career. I remember when I arrived in England it was a top four, now it is a top six, so every year it is more hard. Fellaini won't be able to put his theory to the test until the next Manchester derby in March, though in the meantime, even he can appreciate watching City in full flight. (more...)
Philadelphia 76ers Markelle Fultz out until shoulder exam Philadelphia 76ers Markelle Fultz out until shoulder exam
- November 22, 2018

He was told not to practice or play in any games until he gets his shoulder looked at. "I know Monday is the consultation. If that's what it is, then we'll support him". TJ McConnell may be in line to receive more minutes. A trailing admission of uncertainty was a noticeable change in tone. His jump shot is night and day from where it used to be when he was drafted as the number one overall pick. (more...)
Gonzaga upsets Duke at Maui Invitational Gonzaga upsets Duke at Maui Invitational
- November 22, 2018

This game was oozing with National Basketball Association talent and could easily be a preview of a late-season NCAA Tournament game later this year - a future matchup that will likely feature even more talent when the Bulldogs get Killian Tillie back from an injury later in the season. (more...)
India's Mary Kom Beats Kim Hyang Mi To Enter Final India's Mary Kom Beats Kim Hyang Mi To Enter Final
- November 22, 2018

Mary had previously clinched the gold medal on five occasions - 2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2010 - besides bagging a silver on her debut in 2001. Mary Kom entered the semi-final bout as an underdog due to the vast physicality and reach of Kim Hyang-Mi but the Indian ace showed quick feet movement and ducked several punches thrown at her by the North Korean boxer. (more...)
Kirk Cousins Mediocre In Week 11 Loss Kirk Cousins Mediocre In Week 11 Loss
- November 22, 2018

Through 11 weeks, the Vikings have turned the ball over 16 times - tied for the seventh most. Soon after the opening kickoff, though, the Vikings (5-4-1) wilted in the spotlight of the NFL's showcase Sunday night game. One of those went for a touchdown that essentially sealed Minnesota's fate before they made a late rally to make the score look closer than the game was. (more...)
No. 1 Duke outpaces San Diego St. 90-64 No. 1 Duke outpaces San Diego St. 90-64
- November 22, 2018

The Tigers (4-0) will next face No. 1 Duke, and the Musketeers (2-2) will face San Diego State . Auburn took control in the overtime behind its defense, outscoring Xavier 11-2. Iowa State to make it happen. It took the Zags some time to figure it out and they still needed some big plays down the stretch, but now they're off to the Maui Invitational semifinals. (more...)
Adrian Beltre Announces Retirement, Thanks Former Dodgers Manager Tommy Lasorda Adrian Beltre Announces Retirement, Thanks Former Dodgers Manager Tommy Lasorda
- November 22, 2018

His 3,166 hits rank 16th all-time and are the most ever by a player not born in the United States. He was named an All-Star four times in his career while also winning four Silver Slugger awards and five Gold Gloves. By the time Beltre signed with the Rangers in January 2011, he'd already played in parts of 13 big-league seasons for the Dodgers, Mariners and Red Sox. (more...)

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