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Shoulder injury sidelines Smith for T20 series Shoulder injury sidelines Smith for T20 series
- October 08, 2017

Opener Shikhar Dhawan will return to open the innings alongside in-form Rohit Sharma. These are both teams' playing XI for today. Smith, who made a significant impact during Australia's 2-1 Test loss against India in March, has struggled to match up his form in the limited-overs format. (more...)
Yankees To Go With Gray And Sabathia In ALDS Games 1 & 2 Yankees To Go With Gray And Sabathia In ALDS Games 1 & 2
- October 06, 2017

Instead, it will be New York's Sonny Gray vs. Cleveland's Trevor Bauer in Game 1 on Thursday. If the Indians met the Cubs again in the World Series, what better story could be written than the Indians winning the World Series against the same team they came agonizingly close to beating past year? The Indians went 5-2 against the Yankees this year. (more...)
Rams kick Cowboys; Patriots lose at home — Sunday's National Football League games Rams kick Cowboys; Patriots lose at home — Sunday's National Football League games
- October 04, 2017

We didn't expect Dallas not to be among them, or that the Rams , early kings of the NFC West, would be. The Rams are 3-12-1 ATS in their last 16 games overall and 1-9-1 ATS in their last 11 against the NFC while the Cowboys are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 following an ATS win and 2-6 ATS in their last eight games in week four. (more...)
Bale out - Wales without Madrid man for final two qualifiers Bale out - Wales without Madrid man for final two qualifiers
- October 04, 2017

Chris Coleman's side go into their final two matches sitting in second place in the table, a point ahead of Ireland who they face on the final day in Cardiff. "When they lose a player like that, they'll just want to win even more and show people that they don't just need him in the team to win games". His absence could mean a first global start for Woodburn, whose goal off the bench against Austria in September catapulted him onto the big stage . (more...)
No let-up in games for in-form Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku No let-up in games for in-form Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku
- October 03, 2017

Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Paul Pogba's hamstring injury is of a "long term" nature and noted that Phil Jones and Michael Carrick would miss the clash with Crystal Palace on Saturday. "Without Zlatan we can't rotate the strikers", Also because Marcus Rashford is playing in other positions. "Now I think, of course, Manchester United is a different level of expectation and he's coping well". (more...)
Rohit ton gives India comprehensive series win Rohit ton gives India comprehensive series win
- October 02, 2017

Australia 242/9 ( David Warner 53, Marcus Stoinis 46; Axar Patel 3/38) lost to India 243/3 ( Rohit Sharma 125, Ajinkya Rahane 61) by seven wickets . "Bhuvneshwar and Bumrah have been outstanding for us". Rohit hailed the bowlers for restricting Australia to 242 which hardly proved a challenge for the Indian batsmen. (more...)
Chicago Cubs Clinch 2017 NL Central Title, Postseason Berth Chicago Cubs Clinch 2017 NL Central Title, Postseason Berth
- September 30, 2017

Meanwhile the Cubs , who rested all of their regular starters for Thursday's game, will get to head home to Wrigley Field for a final three game series against the Cincinnati Reds before their postseason begins against the Washington Nationals next week. (more...)
London Tower Hill Station Blast Results In Injuries London Tower Hill Station Blast Results In Injuries
- September 27, 2017

A spokesperson for British Transport Police said the blaze was not suspicious and was believed to "have been caused by a mobile phone charger overheating". London [U.K.], Sep 26: An explosion on a London underground train at Tower Hill station caused panic and stampeding among the passengers as they rushed from the scene. (more...)
WWE Raw: Brock Lesnar, Braun Strowman have tense interview WWE Raw: Brock Lesnar, Braun Strowman have tense interview
- September 26, 2017

There is an old saying in WWE: "to be the man you've got to beat the man". Motor City Machine Guns match from Friday's Ring of Honor pay-per-view, which says a lot about the quality of the Raw Tag Title match. It's a different feud but the same story for Bray. That seemed to fire up Finn Balor who battled back through various moves and won in over 11 minutes. (more...)
Dienhart: Penn State rides its Superman Saquon to a heart-stopping win Dienhart: Penn State rides its Superman Saquon to a heart-stopping win
- September 26, 2017

But the legacy of Kinnick night games could pose problems for the Nittany Lions, especially considering what happened previous year when Michigan's College Football Playoff hopes faded after losing at Iowa in Week 10. Penn State 8, Iowa 7: Saquon Barkley had a 25-yard carry then a 16-yarder to set up first-and-goal at the 2. That wasn't near the goal line , of course. (more...)
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...)