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Jurgen Klopp: There was too much pressure on Oxlade-Chamberlain early on Jurgen Klopp: There was too much pressure on Oxlade-Chamberlain early on
- September 20, 2017

The German made eight changes from Saturday, although Philippe Coutinho retained his place in a starting XI that included Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain for the first time . We have a lot of players who are actually in good shape but haven't had match starts so far. Klopp's success over seven years at Borussia Dortmund made him one of Europe's most sought after managers, but with Liverpool struggling defensively, former Newcastle United captain Shearer said he was no better than his predecessor. (more...)
How to watch Saul Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin online How to watch Saul Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin online
- September 17, 2017

I am ready for him and whatever he comes with. "I don't back down", Alvarez said. This is GGG's first fight in Vegas and he will not want to disappoint by playing it safe. Monroe, from NY, refused to be drawn into trash talk but is hoping Golovkin beats Alvarez so he can have a re-match. “I am very excited to be finally fighting in Las Vegas, but I am more excited that it is against Canelo. (more...)
Pakistan firing kills BSF trooper in J&K Pakistan firing kills BSF trooper in J&K
- September 16, 2017

The jawan succumbed to injuries on the way to hospital. He is survived by his wife Sushmita Singh. The official said BSF troops retaliated strongly and gave befitting reply to the Pak firing. "Pakistan is a country of cowards. We hope that this doesn't escalate further", they said. Legislators Sat Sharma, Divisional Commissioner Jammu, M K Bhandari, IGP, Dr S D Singh, Deputy Commissioner, Kumar Rajeev Ranjan besides other senior officers of civil administration and police also paid ... (more...)
Liverpool v Burnley Tips - Reds to get back to winning ways Liverpool v Burnley Tips - Reds to get back to winning ways
- September 16, 2017

Roy Keane has hit out at Liverpool following their 2-2 draw with Sevilla in their first Champions League game of the season, claiming that Europe's elite clubs will be laughing at them. Goals from Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah swung the match back in Liverpool's favour, but a missed penalty from Firmino proved costly as Joaquin Correa took advantage of some more lax defending to earn a point. (more...)
Irma knocks out power to 7 million homes, businesses Irma knocks out power to 7 million homes, businesses
- September 14, 2017

Eric Silagy, the CEO of Florida Power & Light, said Irma caused the most widespread damage in the company's history. This is the longest any cyclone has maintained that intensity on record, according to Phil Klotzbach, an atmospheric scientist at Colorado State University. (more...)
Power Out For More Than 60 Percent Of Florida Homes And Businesses Power Out For More Than 60 Percent Of Florida Homes And Businesses
- September 12, 2017

In Jacksonville, record-breaking flooding from Irma's storm surge continues to affect the city. Irma was still working its way up the state late Sunday, battering major airports in Orlando, Tampa and Jacksonville with hurricane force winds. (more...)
David Johnson could need wrist surgery, visiting with specialists David Johnson could need wrist surgery, visiting with specialists
- September 12, 2017

He ran the ball 11 times for a total of just 23 yards, averaging only 2.1 yards per carry. When asked about Chris Johnson, Arians said the return of the former Cardinals running back is a possibility . The other running back, Andre Ellington , did contribute in the passing game with a pair of catches for 35 yards, including a 24-yard catch-and-run play in the fourth quarter. (more...)
Only Tottenham's Harry Kane is better than Burnley's Chris Wood in 2017 Only Tottenham's Harry Kane is better than Burnley's Chris Wood in 2017
- September 11, 2017

The Premier League side have reportedly thought long and hard about sacking the Dutchman during the global break, despite De Boer only taking charge this summer. De Boer said he took heart from his side's performance at Turf Moor, which saw them have 65% of possession and produce 23 efforts at goal to their opponents' four. (more...)
South African in record US Open final South African in record US Open final
- September 11, 2017

Kevin Anderson next faces either world number one Rafael Nadal in the first ever Grand Slam final of his career. "This means the absolute world to me", Anderson said. I have known him since we were 12 years. However, he had several troubles trying to consolidate the break as he failed to find his first serves when it mattered, coupled with the fact that Carreno Busta was playing some fantastic tennis after he came up with two impressive passing winners during that game itself, ... (more...)
Scott Hend leads European Masters after weather-hit day Scott Hend leads European Masters after weather-hit day
- September 11, 2017

Fitzpatrick had completed 15 holes of his round, with Zanotti on the 14th fairway and Fichardt alongside Hend back on the tee when play was suspended due to fading light at 7.25pm local time. Fitzpatrick surged after a steady start to the final round, and led by two shots when he birdied the par-3 16th. But world number 48 Fitzpatrick, 23, looked to have carved out a tournament-winning lead as a trio of birdies on the back nine put him two clear with two holes remaining. (more...)
Clemson Defense Pounces on Auburn Clemson Defense Pounces on Auburn
- September 10, 2017

Defense steps up for No. 3 Clemson vs. He completed 14 of 24 passes for 185 yards, two touchdowns, and an interception - not bad numbers, but nothing to crow about against 2016's No. Even after a punt return gave Auburn yet another chance late in the fourth quarter of a one-score game, three more sacks on consecutive snaps ended the threat. (more...)
Keys and Stephens secure places in all-American women's US Open final Keys and Stephens secure places in all-American women's US Open final
- September 10, 2017

Both women are also Americans, like Williams and Stephens , comprising an All-American semifinal, and accordingly, a final. Sloane Stephens watched January's Australian Open from her couch, a large cast on her left foot rendering her immobile and raising questions in her mind about her ability to bounce back from the injury. (more...)
Kareem Walker, Oliver Martin not dressed for Michigan-Cincinnati game Kareem Walker, Oliver Martin not dressed for Michigan-Cincinnati game
- September 10, 2017

Cincinnati pulled within 17-14 on the first drive of the second half on an efficient 85-yard, 10-play drive that included quarterback Hayden Moore sparking the Bearcats with a 46-yard run. · MI is now 115-18-3 in home openers and 3-0 under Jim Harbaugh. The Wolverines opened as a 31.5-point favorites. The bigger Badgers (2-0) wore down the Owls (0-2) despite some middling play in the middle of the game. (more...)
Isaiah Thomas: 'Man, am I going to miss being a Celtic' Isaiah Thomas: 'Man, am I going to miss being a Celtic'
- September 08, 2017

The Cavs have said they're looking to treat Thomas without surgery, which is the same plan the Celtics had. Isaiah Thomas will miss the early part of the season, but once he gets back on the floor, the offensive dynamo is going to be a headache for defenses. (more...)
US Open: Petra Kvitova's win is match of the tournament US Open: Petra Kvitova's win is match of the tournament
- September 06, 2017

Muguruza was having a strong season, adding a Wimbledon championship as her second Grand Slam title after winning the French Open a year ago. She's one of the biggest hitters and a talented player. It was a terrific performance from the 27-year-old two-time Wimbledon champion and she will now take on American Venus Williams , a two-time victor of the final Grand Slam of the season, after she ousted Carla Suarez Navarro in three sets, winning 6-3 3-6 6-1. (more...)
Florida State QB Francois out for season Florida State QB Francois out for season
- September 05, 2017

Francois, who started every game for Florida State last season, was one of the main reasons the Seminoles were ranked high to start the season. Harris powered through the middle into the end zone on the next play, and a two-point-conversion pass from Jalen Hurts to Calvin Ridley gave the Crimson Tide a 21-7 with 1:41 remaining in the third. (more...)
US Open Tennis 2017: Maria Sharapova falls to Anastasija Sevastova US Open Tennis 2017: Maria Sharapova falls to Anastasija Sevastova
- September 04, 2017

She served a 15-month ban for that, returning to the tour this April with a ranking too low to get into Grand Slam events. "I don't know. If I could do it, I'd put in a box and maybe I'd sell it", the veteran said of the secret to her longevity. (more...)
India beat Lanka by six wickets, win series 5-0 India beat Lanka by six wickets, win series 5-0
- September 04, 2017

We were outplayed in the series. Opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan will miss the remaining two matches of India's limited overs series in Sri Lanka to fly home to tend to his sick mother, the Board of Control for Cricket in India has said. (more...)
Andy Murray Withdraws From US Open Andy Murray Withdraws From US Open
- August 31, 2017

Murray's withdrawal means a reshuffling of the men's draw, with fifth seed Marin Cilic taking over the number two slot and an opening match against American Tennys Sandgren. Add in 2016 Wimbledon runner-up Milos Raonic , who has a problem with his left wrist, and Murray, and now five of the top 11 men in this week's ATP rankings will be absent. (more...)
Cowboys-Texans preseason game canceled Cowboys-Texans preseason game canceled
- August 31, 2017

The decision to cancel the game altogether was announced when the Texans said local authorities had found a safe route for the team to drive the 250 miles home. Many in the National Football League have already been active in raising money to help those affected by the hurricane this week, including the Texans themselves. (more...)