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6 civilians killed by BSF on Peace day at LoC
- September 23, 2017

Six innocent Pakistanis were killed and 26 others were injured along the working boundary in Chappar/Harpal/Charwa Sector, Ghaoor said. The Rescue 1122 shifted the injured to Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Sialkot Cantt, where their condition was stated to be critical. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino downplays talk of Harry Kane leaving Tottenham Mauricio Pochettino downplays talk of Harry Kane leaving Tottenham
- September 23, 2017

The Argentinean said: "Managers love a player like that in their squad". "We have a very good communication with doctor, physio, sports science, coaching staff to try to help him". Spurs FIFA 18 Player Ratings are here ahead of the games September 29th release. "I think we provided him the tools to try to play there and he had a fantastic season". (more...)
Derek Jeter Reportedly Asks Marlins President to Fire Jack McKeon, More
- September 23, 2017

While the sale of the team is still pending final approval next month, Jeter reportedly pushed club president David Samson to remove four special assistants this week: Andre Dawson, Tony Perez, Jack McKeon and Jeff Conine. It appears things won't be much different for the Miami Marlins . On Aug. 11, Jackson reported Loria had agreed to sell the franchise to a group of investors that includes Jeter, businessman Bruce Sherman and Michael Jordan, among others, for $1.2 billion. (more...)
Reds Catcher Tucker Barnhart Gets 4-year Extension
- September 23, 2017

Terms were not disclosed, but the deal guarantees Barnhart $16 million, according to The Cincinnati Enquirer. He has an option for a fifth year worth $7.5 million with a $500,000 buyout. Barnhart became the primary catcher with Devin Mesoraco repeatedly injured. The Reds owe Devin Mesoraco $13.125 million in 2018 in his previous year under contract, but it wouldn't be a surprise to see them try to unload him this winter. (more...)
Girl hit in face by baseball at game may need surgery Girl hit in face by baseball at game may need surgery
- September 23, 2017

Frazier's 105-mph line drive into the stands near third base hit the girl in the fifth inning of the Yankees' 11-3 win over the Twins on Wednesday. Game has stopped. A Boston Red Sox fan almost died after being hit by a chunk of shattered bat at Fenway Park in 2015. But what happened this week to the toddler in NY is not uncommon. (more...)
Brawl breaks out at weigh-ins for Joseph Parker vs. Hughie Fury Brawl breaks out at weigh-ins for Joseph Parker vs. Hughie Fury
- September 23, 2017

Fury was determined to get in Parker's face and rattle him but the Kiwi seemed calm under fire. Parker took it as a sign that Fury was beginning to struggle with the expectations of performing on the big stage in his home town. "I suspect his objective in this bout is to drag it into the later rounds and to try and frustrate Joseph Parker ". Parker has never been hurt in 23 professional bouts and would it be a huge shock if Fury did put him on the canvas. (more...)
UFC Fight Night 117 Results: Gokhan Saki KO's Henrique da Silva UFC Fight Night 117 Results: Gokhan Saki KO's Henrique da Silva
- September 23, 2017

It was the third bout on the UFC Fight Night 117 main card. Da Silva with some knees inside. Saki responds with a big left but Da Silva fires right back with a head kick. In the final minute, da Silva started to grow some confidence and almost landed a big head kick. And when Saki put his hands down and started to look tired in a major way, da Silva poured it on. (more...)
Aaron Hernandez Had Severe CTE At The Time Of His Death Aaron Hernandez Had Severe CTE At The Time Of His Death
- September 23, 2017

A federal lawsuit against the National Football League and the New England Patriots was filed Thursday by Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez , Hernandez's fiancee, on behalf of their daughter, Avielle. Players whose careers concluded before July 2014 "gave up the right to sue the NFL Parties" unless they opted out, according to the settlement. (more...)
Reds, Padres, M's to extend ballpark netting Reds, Padres, M's to extend ballpark netting
- September 23, 2017

In 2015, Major League Baseball recommended - but did not mandate - that netting extend to the near end of both dugouts or 70 feet from home plate. The Mariners , Padres and Rockies have since followed suit. Manfred said after the September 20 incident in NY that Major League Baseball will "redouble our efforts" to extend netting. "If you look at what's happened, there has been a continuous, forward movement in terms of increased netting in stadiums around the leagues, and I expect that ... (more...)
India Gets Top Spot in ODI Rankings India Gets Top Spot in ODI Rankings
- September 23, 2017

The first over for Australia was thrown by Pat Cummins, who scored three runs. Ajinka Rahane looked in fine touch with seven delightful boundaries through the off-side, five coming off the bowling of Coulter-Nile. The 28-year-old thereby stands second on the list of most ODI wins after first 37 games as captain. If Australia skipper Steve Smith has to pick two India cricketers in his dream team, India counterpart Virat Kohli would not be part of it. (more...)
Dhoni's suggestion for the hat-trick bowl helped me, says Kudeep Yadav
- September 23, 2017

Australia skipper Steve Smith and Travis Head calmed things down with a 76-run partnership before Head was sent packing by Yuzvendra Chahal for 39. We need to make better decisions consistently. India beat Australia to win the first One Day International by 26 runs in a match that was truncated because of rain. (more...)
Richard Sherman has interesting take on Seahawks' offensive struggles Richard Sherman has interesting take on Seahawks' offensive struggles
- September 23, 2017

Carroll knows one thing for sure. The Seahawks have finished in the NFL's top five in overall defense in each of the last five campaigns. "He's more comfortable with playing on a regular basis, because he's been kind of a spot player for us at times ", Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said. (more...)
Marcus Smith named in 33-man England training squad Marcus Smith named in 33-man England training squad
- September 23, 2017

The 18-year-old Harlequins five-eighth has played only 196 minutes of Premiership rugby, but his 14-point haul while duelling Danny Cipriani in the first defeat of Wasps in Coventry on Sunday was evidence of his enormous potential. "You have to remember this is a training squad for Oxford, we'll make selection calls for the autumn further down the line", Jones said. England were last in action in June when they won two Tests in Argentina with a changed squad because several players were ... (more...)
Suns acquire G Daniels from Grizzlies Suns acquire G Daniels from Grizzlies
- September 23, 2017

ESPN.com's Adrian Wojnarowski noted the second-round selection being sent to Memphis will only convey if it falls between pick Nos. A vast majority of Daniels' NBA action has come in a backup role, though he set a new high last season when he played 17.7 minutes per contest over a grand total of 67 games. (more...)
People should 'pick up and leave' games if people kneel during anthem People should 'pick up and leave' games if people kneel during anthem
- September 23, 2017

While Kaepernick has remained unsigned since he opted out of his contract with the 49ers in March, a number of National Football League players have kneeled during the anthem this season including Marshawn Lynch, Marcus Peters and Michael Bennett. (more...)
Thomas surges to share lead with Casey, Simpson Thomas surges to share lead with Casey, Simpson
- September 23, 2017

If he wins the tournament, he wins the FedEx Cup, something he did in 2015. Thomas shot a 4-under 66 and co-leads with Paul Casey and Webb Simpson after 36 holes. "I just want to get within striking distance", Johnson said. I can't wait to get home, hopefully with a nice bonus from this week. Though of the 30 players in the $US 8.5m event 23 are at level par or better and with the biggest shock being Rickie Fowler trailing in 29th place at seven-over. (more...)
Tiger Woods' latest update is both promising and worrisome Tiger Woods' latest update is both promising and worrisome
- September 23, 2017

If the 1,570-word blog is any indication, Woods' focus has been on his ongoing golf course design projects in Chicago, the United Arab Emirates, Mexico, and at Big Cedar Lodge in Ridgedale, Mo.; as well as next week's Presidents Cup , where he will serve as an assistant to captain Steve Stricker . (more...)
5-Star PG Prospect Immanuel Quickley Commits to Kentucky over Kansas 5-Star PG Prospect Immanuel Quickley Commits to Kentucky over Kansas
- September 23, 2017

Barrett and Zion Williamson, who's set to begin his official visit to Lexington this weekend. Quickley making the announcement around 6:30pm Thursday. Quickley figures to be the next great point guard in the Calipari-era. Calipari has maneuvered through two point guards in the past, and each of the last five national champions have played major minutes with two point guards on the floor at the same time, but if Green is back next season that will be something to monitor. (more...)
Algeria's Ghezzal Creates History In Monaco Win Vs Lille Algeria's Ghezzal Creates History In Monaco Win Vs Lille
- September 23, 2017

Monaco looked the more unsafe from the off despite allowing the home side the majority of possession and it took a 24th-minute lead, with Jovetic firing into the bottom-right corner from the edge of the area for his first goal in Ligue 1. A hapless Lille finally had a shot in anger on the stroke of half-time, as Luiz Araujo fired wide. The 31-year-old has now scored two or more goals four times in his seven league games so far this term. (more...)
Swansea boss Paul Clement ready to unleash Wilfried Bony on Watford Swansea boss Paul Clement ready to unleash Wilfried Bony on Watford
- September 23, 2017

While Watford are walking wounded, as defenders Sebastian Prodl and Younes Kaboul are expected to miss the trip to Wales. Swansea will search for their first home win of the Premier League season on Saturday when they welcome Watford to the Liberty Stadium . (more...)
India bat, Australia pick Richardson and Agar India bat, Australia pick Richardson and Agar
- September 23, 2017

Aussie skipper Steve Smith and Travis Head did held on to the battle with their 76-run stand, but wristspinners soon stepped in to play their ploy and crumble down their hope of a fightback into the game. We needed breakthroughs throughout. Pace bowling has been the new found strength of India and it was evident with the way Bhuvneshwar (3-9) and Jasprit Bumrah (0-39) as the Australian opener struggled to put the bat on the ball. (more...)
New Residential Investment Corp (NYSE:NRZ) Experiences Lighter than Usual Trading Volume New Residential Investment Corp (NYSE:NRZ) Experiences Lighter than Usual Trading Volume
- September 23, 2017

Wade G W reported 14,098 shares stake. 30,560 were accumulated by Amalgamated Financial Bank. The hedge fund run by Leon Cooperman held 1.15M shares of the real estate investment trusts company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $17.89M, down from 1.27 million at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Hearing on Ezekiel Elliott's suspension set for next month Hearing on Ezekiel Elliott's suspension set for next month
- September 23, 2017

The NFL had requested an emergency stay of an injunction that blocked Elliott's six-game suspension stemming from domestic violence allegations made against him in 2016. Cowboys running Ezekiel Elliott's ongoing National Football League suspension drama took a new turn Friday when it was announced that the Fifth Circuit U.S. (more...)
Kenya's Cherono out to prove critics wrong in Berlin Marathon quest Kenya's Cherono out to prove critics wrong in Berlin Marathon quest
- September 23, 2017

The 35-year-old Kenyan has also said the world record is within his reach and set his personal best of 2:03:13 at the 2016 Berlin Marathon, where he was beat by none other than Bekele, from Ethiopia, who won in 2:03:03, his best time to date and the second-fastest 26.2 miles of all time. (more...)
Fernandinho 'to sign new Manchester City deal' Fernandinho 'to sign new Manchester City deal'
- September 23, 2017

Tony Pulis and West Brom came away from the Carabao Cup tie against Manchester City feeling disappointed that they weren't able to win, but some praise from rival boss Pep Guardiola will at least make them feel better. City face Palace on Saturday , who are without a point or even a goal in the Premier League this season. "If you have to play in a competition you have to play in it", Guardiola said yesterday. (more...)
Tigers Manager Brad Ausmus will not return in 2018 Tigers Manager Brad Ausmus will not return in 2018
- September 23, 2017

Ausmus, 48, spent 18 seasons as a catcher in the majors, spending time with the Padres, Tigers, Astros and Dodgers. Nearly four years into his tenure, Ausmus has gone a combined 312-325. This season, the team traded away key pieces J.D. Martinez, Justin Upton and Justin Verlander , evidence that management is prioritizing the future over trying to compete in the short term. (more...)
James Rodriguez takes Munich to top James Rodriguez takes Munich to top
- September 23, 2017

Bayern Munich's James Rodriguez celebrates scoring their second goal with team mates. While the Colombian midfielder made his first league start for Bayern , American teenager Weston McKennie did likewise for the home team. Any hopes of an equaliser ended when James eluded two defenders and delivered a ideal ball for Vidal to strike with a volley to the top corner. That's hard to take and it's difficult for the team to have our captain missing. (more...)
Rams are Week 3 favorites over 49ers at Levi's Stadium Rams are Week 3 favorites over 49ers at Levi's Stadium
- September 22, 2017

This isn't last year's Rams . "We just knew we needed to make a big stop", said Donald after the game. Through two games, however, the 49ers have compiled a league-low 232.5 yards per game (or 8,370 inches). Robbie Gould missed the extra point, leaving Los Angeles with a 34-26 advantage. "I just want him to get his edge back". Thurday's game was the first time Jaquiski Tartt and Jimmie Ward started a game at safety since they were seniors at Davidson High School in Mobile, Ala. (more...)
Ravens' offense has tough task in Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey Ravens' offense has tough task in Jaguars CB Jalen Ramsey
- September 22, 2017

RealSport's Editor-in-Chief Gur Samuel was at the Jacksonville Jaguars and Football Writer Remy Cabache was with the Baltimore Ravens . It can however be streamed on Yahoo!, Go 90 and FuboTV all across the country. For about a decade, Jacksonville has been the poster child of poor attendance at games. This game's over/under comes in at a combined 40 points. Baltimore has already forced an NFL-best 10 turnovers in its first two games, eight of those interceptions. (more...)
NCAA punishes Rutgers for 'failure to monitor football program' under Kyle Flood NCAA punishes Rutgers for 'failure to monitor football program' under Kyle Flood
- September 22, 2017

Rutgers did avoid some of the most-serious possible penalties, which included a postseason ban and scholarship reductions. Flood was criticized by the panel for his "casual approach to compliance", and that he exercised "little, if any, oversight on the group", thereby enabling the staff to administer the program with virtually no supervision. (more...)