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McCarthy reappointed as Republic of Ireland manager McCarthy reappointed as Republic of Ireland manager
- November 26, 2018

Mick McCarthy has been hired for a second spell as Republic of Ireland manager, the Football Association of Ireland ( FAI ) announced on Sunday. Ireland struggled during the a year ago of O'Neill's tenure, with the Boys in Green winning just one of their nine games in 2018 and suffering relegation from their inaugural UEFA Nations League group . (more...)
Copa Libertadores final CANCELLED AGAIN: When will Boca vs River take place? Copa Libertadores final CANCELLED AGAIN: When will Boca vs River take place?
- November 25, 2018

An attack on the Boca Juniors bus by River Plate fans had forced a postponement by 24 hours to today. Boca Juniors requested the suspension of the Copa Libertadores final against River Plate, which is now set to be played later Sunday, and also that South American's soccer body CONMEMBOL sanctions their archrivals for the incident. (more...)
San Francisco 49ers releasing linebacker Reuben Foster after domestic violence arrest San Francisco 49ers releasing linebacker Reuben Foster after domestic violence arrest
- November 25, 2018

Lynch said the incident occurred in an area of the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay that is not monitored by team security personnel. It comes after Foster, 24, was arrested around 9:25 p.m.by Tampa, Fla., police at the Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, where the team was staying ahead of its Sunday game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , and charged with misdemeanor domestic violence. (more...)
Coric gives Croatia opening win in Davis Cup final
- November 25, 2018

But Cilic snuffed out that danger and turned up the power on his forehand to break at 5-5 before holding for a two-set lead. Once he broke to lead 2-1 in the third, it was simply a question of whether the Croatian would crack. France seeks the 11th Davis Cup crown and the second in a row, looking to become only the fifth nation with back-to-back titles in the last 30 years after Germany, Sweden, Spain and the Czech Republic. (more...)
Ohio State beats MI 62-39 Ohio State beats MI 62-39
- November 25, 2018

The Wolverines are a flawless 8-0 in conference contests and on a red-hot 10 game win streak after falling to Notre Dame in the national spotlight (and in their first GameDay appearance of 2018) in Week 1. There will be no Big Ten Championship Game appearance or College Football Playoff berth for the Wolverines, but a trip to the Rose Bowl is still possible. (more...)
LSU-Texas A&M 7-Overtime Thriller Ends with Postgame Fight LSU-Texas A&M 7-Overtime Thriller Ends with Postgame Fight
- November 25, 2018

With seven overtimes, Texas A&M-LSU tied the record for longest game in FBS history with Arkansas-Ole Miss in 2001, Arkansas-Kentucky in 2003, North Texas-FIU in 2006 and Buffalo-Western Michigan previous year. On the final play of regulation, Kellen Mond fired a dart to Kendrick Rogers for six. You can catch the end of the Aggies and Tigers on SEC Network. (more...)
Referee bloodied after collision in West Virginia game Referee bloodied after collision in West Virginia game
- November 25, 2018

Rather than owning a 21-14 lead three minutes into the second quarter, West Virginia faced a 3rd-and-19. The Longhorns had led 42-21 in the fourth quarter, but Murray led a frenetic comeback, punctuated by his 67-yard touchdown sprint that made it a one-score game with 5:11 to play. (more...)
Australia drop Ashley-Cooper and Beale for bringing women into hotel room Australia drop Ashley-Cooper and Beale for bringing women into hotel room
- November 25, 2018

Beale and Ashley-Cooper, who have a combined 200 caps, invited women to their hotel room after losing to Wales 9-6 on November 10 in Cardiff. His temperament was on full display at Twickenham today, with the prop giving his take on the current controversy surrounding the decision to drop Kurtley and Beale and Adam Ashley-Cooper for the England game. (more...)
Solari's dire Madrid humiliated by minnows Eibar Solari's dire Madrid humiliated by minnows Eibar
- November 25, 2018

Madrid's woe went on as Eibar made it three after 57 minutes. The loss - Madrid's first-ever defeat against the Basque Country club - halted the team's recovery from a series of poor results under former coach Julen Lopetegui, who was sacked. (more...)
India vs Australia 3rd T20I: Everything you want to know India vs Australia 3rd T20I: Everything you want to know
- November 25, 2018

Virat Kohli inspired Team India to a comprehensive 6-wicket win over Australia in the third and final T20 worldwide to level the 3-match series 1-1. There were a few nervous moments in between as India lost a couple of wickets. Stoinis went back to pavilion not out at the end of the Australian innings with Nathan Coulter-Nile (13). (more...)
Haas say Force India protest is about equal treatment Haas say Force India protest is about equal treatment
- November 25, 2018

The convoluted manner in which Force India's acquisition by the Racing Point group was undertaken meant it arrived at the Belgian Grand Prix as a new entrant. It has been pushing for a resolution but indicated on Thursday that had not been forthcoming. While the nature of the complaint has not been disclosed, it is believed that Haas is calling into question Racing Point Force India's qualification as a constructor given that the team uses a auto - the VJM11 - initially designed and ... (more...)
Amari Cooper makes difference in rematch as Cowboys hold off Redskins Amari Cooper makes difference in rematch as Cowboys hold off Redskins
- November 25, 2018

Amari Cooper had a 90-yard touchdown catch while finishing with 180 yards receiving and two scores, and the Cowboys pulled even with Washington atop the East, with both teams at a mediocre 6-5. That trend changed when Prescott threw over the middle to Cooper, who spun away from three Washington defensive backs and outran all of them to the end zone for the longest touchdown pass of the season in the NFL. (more...)
Team Belgium takes control at World Cup of Golf Team Belgium takes control at World Cup of Golf
- November 25, 2018

The top three pairings all shot 10-under-par on Thursday in the fourballs, or better ball, where both players have a ball but only the better score counts for each hole.But no-one could go better than two under in the challenging conditions during the foursomes, or alternate shot, play where teammates take it in turns to play the same ball. (more...)
Busquets says Barcelona didn't expect 'such a defensive Atletico Madrid' Busquets says Barcelona didn't expect 'such a defensive Atletico Madrid'
- November 25, 2018

Thomas Lemar fired an early effort off target but Barca had to wait until the 40th minute for their first shot, Lionel Messi blazing a free-kick over the crossbar after Lucas fouled him. The draw means they remain top of the league and they keep their unbeaten start to the league season in tact. Starting XI: ter Stegen (6); Alba (6), Umtiti (6), Pique (7), Semedo (7); Vidal (6), Arthur (6), Busquets (8), Roberto (6); Suarez (6), Messi (8). (more...)
England tie themselves in knots over rainbow laces England tie themselves in knots over rainbow laces
- November 25, 2018

Police in Cardiff have said a 16-year-old boy has admitted to carrying out the assault. The team said in a tweet on Friday (Saturday NZT) that its players would wear the rainbow laces in a tribute to Thomas against Italy. You like to keep your routine the same. "We are delighted to confirm that Welsh rugby is once again proudly endorsing Stonewall Cymru's Rainbow Laces initiative throughout its two-week 2018 awareness campaign, whilst continuing to permanently support its values on a ... (more...)
Ohio State, Michigan preserve prestige of The Game Ohio State, Michigan preserve prestige of The Game
- November 25, 2018

When Jim Harbaugh was the senior starting quarterback for MI back in 1986, he famously guaranteed that the Wolverines would beat rival Ohio State . Ohio State's College Football Playoff chances are on the verge of going up in smoke. The Buckeyes have rolled up 343 yards total, including 109 yards by J.K. Dobbins on the ground, but the story is Maryland running back Anthony McFarland who has rushed for 231 yards and 2 touchdowns on 11 carries. (more...)
LeBron says Lakers' Ball doesn't 'realize how great he is' LeBron says Lakers' Ball doesn't 'realize how great he is'
- November 25, 2018

Lonzo Ball put in an impressive performance against the Utah Jazz on Saturday, with teammate LeBron James saying post-game that the sophomore point guard "doesn't realise how great he is". "It's just a reassuring feeling, a confidence-builder I guess, knowing that you're going into a situation wanted as an option, like you're really wanted". (more...)
MSU dominates Ole Miss to win intense Egg Bowl MSU dominates Ole Miss to win intense Egg Bowl
- November 25, 2018

In addition, every player in the game received an unsportsmanlike penalty. There was a brawl that led to every player getting a personal foul at the end of the third quarter, and because this rivalry goes beyond those on the field, even the Mississippi State band chose to get in on the fun. (more...)
Schmidt's Ireland future to be revealed after United States of America clash Schmidt's Ireland future to be revealed after United States of America clash
- November 25, 2018

Centre Garry Ringrose the only player retained. "It's a decision that has been a long time coming ". In the post-match press conference after Ireland's comprehensive 57-14 victory over the U.S. "They (the IRFU) have said don't be rash, if you change your mind we'd love to continue that conversation or if you change your mind we don't need to have a conversation or if we just continue as we are, that's great'". (more...)
Bob McNair, owner of Houston Texans, dead at 81 Bob McNair, owner of Houston Texans, dead at 81
- November 25, 2018

McNair did so much for our organization and the City of Houston throughout his time as the owner of the Texans". "During his almost two decades as an NFL owner, Bob McNair left a lasting mark on his city and our league", NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement . (more...)
95th-minute VAR penalty sends River into final after thrilling comeback 95th-minute VAR penalty sends River into final after thrilling comeback
- November 25, 2018

Boca, who last triumphed in 2007, have claimed the cup six times, a figure bettered only by another team from Buenos Aires, Independiente with seven. As River pushed for a way back into the encounter, Gremio had a great chance to seal their win after the hour-mark, but Everton was denied in a one-on-one with Franco Armani. (more...)
Mary Kom scripts history, wins 6th World Boxing Championship gold Mary Kom scripts history, wins 6th World Boxing Championship gold
- November 25, 2018

I don't have anything to give you, except for a gold medal for the country. The 35-year-old boxer defeated Ukraine's Hanna Okhota in the championship final match to clinch her world-record sixth gold medal in women's 48 kg light flyweight category. (more...)
Mike Ditka, former National Football League coach, treated for heart attack, reports say Mike Ditka, former National Football League coach, treated for heart attack, reports say
- November 25, 2018

Ditka, 79, has had health issues before, including one previous heart attack. He played tight end for the Chicago Bears , Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys from 1961 to 1972, racking up five Pro Bowl selections, four first-team All-Pro nods and a Super Bowl win. (more...)
Footage From Inside Boca Juniors' Dressing Room Is Very Distressing Footage From Inside Boca Juniors' Dressing Room Is Very Distressing
- November 25, 2018

After a 2-2 draw in the first leg, the second was due to be played at 8pm GMT (5pm local time ) at River's home, Estadio Monumental. As he made his way towards Boca's dressing room, television cameras caught Tevez retching, while his teammate Nahitan Nandez shouted "they are all motherf*****s". (more...)
McLaren reveal one-off livery for Fernando Alonso's final F1 race McLaren reveal one-off livery for Fernando Alonso's final F1 race
- November 24, 2018

To mark the departure of the two-time champ from the F1 grid in Abu Dhabi, McLaren will decorate auto 14 with stripes and logos in Alonso's colours, blue, red and yellow. It is the first time McLaren have raced in a one-off livery for 32 years. He'll be hoping for a cleaner run through the rest of the weekend, in what's looking likely to be his last Grand Prix. (more...)
Claudio Ranieri Eyes Up Liverpool Defender As Shock First Fulham Signing Claudio Ranieri Eyes Up Liverpool Defender As Shock First Fulham Signing
- November 24, 2018

The 50-year-old was dismissed with the Cottagers bottom of the table with five points from their opening 12 matches. Fulham will look to snap their seven-match Premier League losing streak when they return from the worldwide break on November 24 against Southampton. (more...)
Rain ruins second Australia-India T20 Rain ruins second Australia-India T20
- November 24, 2018

India and Australia will play the final T20I on Sunday at Sydney Cricket Ground. Rain playing hide and seek was not just frustrating for the players but also for the 60,000 plus crowd gathered at the iconic venue. He put words in Kohli's mouth saying: "How did you get big muscles" to poke at his compatriot Stoinis and replied to the ICC's question: "What do you think Virat Kohli is saying here to Marcus Stoinis? ". (more...)
Phil Mickelson Loses $200k Bet to Tiger Woods Phil Mickelson Loses $200k Bet to Tiger Woods
- November 24, 2018

Tiger Woods plays his shot from the 16th tee during the final round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational Presented By MasterCard at Bay Hill Club and Lodge on March 18, 2018 in Orlando, Florida. However, neither man was able to shine over the opening nine holes, which ended with Mickelson 1 up, prompting some good-natured criticism from fellow professionals on social media. (more...)
Sloppy India crash out of ICC women`s World T20 Sloppy India crash out of ICC women`s World T20
- November 24, 2018

The game made news even before a ball was bowled. "Whatever we decided, we decided for the team". At the toss, Harmanpreet had said: "It's not about not selecting Mithali, it's about keeping a winning combination". "There are statements coming out that they wanted to give younger cricketers a chance, but you don't drop your senior-most, most experienced players in a semi-final against a country like England . (more...)
University of Washington Bus Overturns During Marching Band Trip University of Washington Bus Overturns During Marching Band Trip
- November 24, 2018

The University of Washington and Washington State University highly anticipated Apple Cup matchup is scheduled for Friday. Forty-seven people were taken to local hospitals for evaluation. The band members who were uninjured regrouped at an elementary school in the small town of George, Wash., where they received a warm welcome from the local community. (more...)

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