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Wallabies back rookie trio for Bok Test Wallabies back rookie trio for Bok Test
- September 28, 2017

It's been a mixed Rugby Championship campaign thus far for the Wallabies and Michael Cheika . Cheika believes it is the right time for the three to show they are ready for global rugby. Australia team: Israel Folau, Marika Koroibete , Tevita Kuridrani, Kurtley Beale, Reece Hodge, Bernard Foley, Will Genia; Scott Sio, Tatafu Polota-Nau, Sekope Kepu, Izack Rodda , Adam Coleman, Jack Dempsey , Michael Hooper (captain), Sean McMahon. (more...)
Comparisons to Ronaldo and Messi providing inspiration for Harry Kane
- September 28, 2017

According to the report, Madrid would like Kane in January itself, but with Spurs also strongly placed to qualify from their group, Daniel Levy would definitely not sell. That is why he is one of the best. Kane has been in spectacular form for Spurs this month, with a return of nine goals from five games. After failing to score in August, Kane has now hit 11 goals in seven matches for club and country in September, with one game to come. (more...)
Man Utd not good enough to progress far in CL - Ferdinand
- September 28, 2017

The former Red Devil has watched his club's dominance fall off a cliff in the last four years after the retirement of former boss Sir Alex Ferguson, but United seems to be gradually clinging back to their glory days with a return back to Europe's elite competition. (more...)
India's complete itinerary for the tour of South Africa announced by CSA India's complete itinerary for the tour of South Africa announced by CSA
- September 28, 2017

Of course, the ICC giveth and it taketh away of reviews will no longer be replenished after 80 overs as has been the case. Mumbai: Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Wednesday announced the confirmed schedule for the upcoming series between South Africa and India, to be held from December onwards. (more...)
Costa's Atletico Madrid return finalised
- September 28, 2017

And substitute Michy Batshuayi , the man whose goal won Chelsea the title in May at West Bromwich, struck again in injury time, slotting in from close range from Marcos Alonso's pass. Michy Batshuayi scored with the last kick of the game to secure an impressive victory. Batshuayi's victor came after missed opportunities for Cesc Fabregas and Morata as Chelsea became the first English team to win away to Atletico and condemn them to defeat in their first European game at their new ... (more...)
LeBron James hits back at President Donald Trump following National Football League protests LeBron James hits back at President Donald Trump following National Football League protests
- September 28, 2017

The 35-year-old has been tight with James since they broke into the league together in 2003, and their bond has only grown stronger with each passing year. According to multiple reports, Wade's signed a one-year deal with the Cavaliers today worth $2.3 million. Wade will bring forth the calmness in the game to his teammates because of his experience. (more...)
Batshuayi strikes late to give Chelsea win at Atletico
- September 28, 2017

Defending In Numbers is a new Deezer Originals football podcast, created by Squawka. A two-goal deficit would have been grossly unfair on Conte's adventurous side, who also had the better of the second half. We play for Chelsea , one of the biggest clubs in the world and we want to win every game". "He will perform really well at Chelsea alongside players like Willian, [Eden] Hazard and Pedro". (more...)
Alvaro Morata to beat former Chelsea striker Diego Costa goal tally - bookies Alvaro Morata to beat former Chelsea striker Diego Costa goal tally - bookies
- September 28, 2017

The equaliser involved nearly every player clad in blue before Morata netted his fourth header and seventh goal of the season, while Batshuayi's strike with the last kick of the game means he has now got five goals in his last three games for Chelsea . (more...)
Big Blue fans react to news of Louisville basketball troubles
- September 28, 2017

Postel met with Pitino and Jurich individually this morning and said neither offered to resign from their position. The question for College Basketball becomes what else does the FBI know and how bad and far-reaching does the FBI investigation become, your guess is as good as mine and my guess is that we haven't seen the worst of this yet! With just days until practice begins for the start of the 2017-18 season on Friday, Louisville is in flux and without a coach - and without time to ... (more...)
Chelsea's Conte bemoans scheduling ahead of Man City clash Chelsea's Conte bemoans scheduling ahead of Man City clash
- September 28, 2017

The Spaniard's have only lost one of their last 23 Champions League games on home soil so I think it's a tall order for the Blues to win but I'm backing them to bring home a useful point. The vast technical areas at Atletico's sleek new home give ample room for managers to prowl and preach during games and Diego Simeone and Antonio Conte needed every inch of their quotas tonight. (more...)
NFL must change or 'business is going to go to hell' NFL must change or 'business is going to go to hell'
- September 28, 2017

President Donald Trump said the NFL's business would "go to hell" unless players stopped protesting during the National Anthem . The New York Times reported this week that Trump and his aides privately say his rhetoric against players kneeling during the national anthem is part of a culture war on behalf of his white, working-class base. (more...)
Atletico Madrid 1-2 Chelsea: Michy Batshuayi Nets Late Winner In Madrid Atletico Madrid 1-2 Chelsea: Michy Batshuayi Nets Late Winner In Madrid
- September 28, 2017

A deal reportedly worth €60million will see Spain worldwide striker Costa return to LaLiga side Atletico Madrid in January, having fallen out with Chelsea boss Antonio Conte . "He has a lot of room for improvement and he has to continue to work in this way because every time you have the chance to play you must respond". City midfielder Ilkay Guendogan, meanwhile, expects his team's title credentials to be thoroughly tested at Stamford Bridge. (more...)
White House rejects NKorea's view of Trump words White House rejects NKorea's view of Trump words
- September 28, 2017

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders on Monday denied the United States had declared war, calling the suggestion "absurd". The foreign minister said that Trump, as America's current leader, had issued a " clear declaration of war ". "Whether it is three months or six months or 18 months, it is soon, and we ought to conduct ourselves as though it is just a matter of time", he said. (more...)
Chelsea, Man United both take control in Champions League Chelsea, Man United both take control in Champions League
- September 28, 2017

Well, it was put to a vote and supporters gave their backing to Jose Mourinho's United, who last won the competition in 2008. But last season was last season. "My dream of the Champions League is about to come true". But, whether we're home or away, we're looking to get the three points. Both clubs have scored a whopping 38 goals between them in their opening six fixtures of the new season. (more...)
Hazard delighted with Chelsea victory: We deserved to beat Atletico Hazard delighted with Chelsea victory: We deserved to beat Atletico
- September 28, 2017

France global Antoine Griezmann rammed a penalty beyond former Atletico goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to give the home side a barely deserved lead in the 40th minute, scoring the first European goal at their new stadium after striking the first Liga goal there this month. (more...)
NL Central: Chicago Cubs finally clinch division NL Central: Chicago Cubs finally clinch division
- September 28, 2017

BOSTON - Reigning AL Cy Young victor Rick Porcello struggled in his final playoff tuneup, and David Price relieved him to solidify his role on the postseason roster as Boston lowered its magic number to two for winning the AL East. "We needed to get him out". NOTES: Chicago 2B Javier Baez (left knee) didn't start after leaving Monday night's game in the eighth inning for a pinch-runner. (more...)
Kane motivated by Messi, Ronaldo Kane motivated by Messi, Ronaldo
- September 28, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are from "another galaxy" but Tottenham star Harry Kane can be one of the world's best, according to Hugo Lloris. That is what it is about, staying consistent at the top level". The 32-year-old Real Madrid star has scored 410 goals in all competitions across an eight-year spell at the Bernabeu, and he impressed once again by netting twice in a 3-1 triumph over Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League on Tuesday night. (more...)
CSKA Moscow vs Manchester United Kick Off, Venue, Live Streaming, Line Ups CSKA Moscow vs Manchester United Kick Off, Venue, Live Streaming, Line Ups
- September 28, 2017

We know that he's a very good player, he can score lots of goals and playing in a team surrounded by quality players, [it is] even easier to do that. It is that sort of attitude that Mourinho wants to nurture as he guards against complacency, both at home and overseas. (more...)
Jose Mourinho sends Man United warning to Henrikh Mkhitaryan Jose Mourinho sends Man United warning to Henrikh Mkhitaryan
- September 28, 2017

Mkhitaryan has started all six of Manchester United's Premier League games this season and has been in brilliant form for Mourinho's men, making five assists and scoring one goal. Liverpool, on the other hand, also travel to Moscow, to play Spartak, but have been handed a rest of nearly 50 hours more than United ahead of their Sunday 4:30PM kick-off against Newcastle United. (more...)
Rams, Cowboys both looking to move forward Rams, Cowboys both looking to move forward
- September 28, 2017

But a winning trend would mean different things for the two organizations as the 2017 campaign settles in for the long haul and Los Angeles visits Dallas. "A fast defense. They're able to just disguise and you see them they play solid and fly to the ball". "We just turn on the tape and yeah you see the good plays, but you also see the bad ones. (more...)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan wants Armenian fans' support against CSKA Henrikh Mkhitaryan wants Armenian fans' support against CSKA
- September 28, 2017

United started Group A with a 3-0 home win over Basel and have a good record in Russian Federation, where they have yet to lose a European match . With the away goal, we were happy with the 1-0, the 1-1. Manchester United opened up their Champions League group stage play with an emphatic 3-0 win. (more...)
Dallas Cowboys kneel, then rise before start of national anthem
- September 28, 2017

Unlike many players at Monday night's football game between the Dallas Cowboys and the Arizona Cardinals , singer Jordin Sparks didn't take a knee . Jones and the team then walked to the sideline as the American flag was unfurled and stood, arm-in-arm, during the playing of The Star-Spangled Banner. (more...)
Entire New England Patriots team to stand for anthem Entire New England Patriots team to stand for anthem
- September 28, 2017

And so, the 17 players on the Patriots sideline took a knee during the anthem, drawing boos from their own fans, and shouts of "Stand up!" during the singing of "The Star-Spangled Banner". I mean, there's a lot of guys that sacrifice a lot. "Obviously, it won't be seen as the right thing to everybody, but I think in our hearts, what we focus on the most was that we were trying to do the right thing today". (more...)
Simon Grayson: 'Confidence not an excuse for Sunderland players' Simon Grayson: 'Confidence not an excuse for Sunderland players'
- September 28, 2017

Afterwards, Mick McCarthy said: "I don't know what happened!" "Waghorn gets a free header, scores". Now we've got a few more attacking players and different options. "I had some very good times there". "I got promoted with £1m, and then got given £6m to try to keep them in the Premier League ". "I thought (Cole Skuse) was terrific, and Tom Adeyemi". (more...)
Henrikh Mkhitaryan Vows To Bring Consistency To Manchester United
- September 28, 2017

United's 4-1 victory away to CSKA Moscow was hugely impressive in the city where the club recorded its last Champions League title, nearly 10 years ago. The Portuguese boss was angered at the Premier League's lack of help throughout his side's Europa League campaign last season when the Red Devils often had Sunday clashes after a Thursday night game in Europe. (more...)
Raiders vs. Broncos - Top NFL Betting Pick Raiders vs. Broncos - Top NFL Betting Pick
- September 28, 2017

The Steelers are three-point road favorites on the NFL Week 4 odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com, while the Raiders are 2.5-point underdogs as visitors for the second week in a row. The Denver Broncos beat up on Los Angeles Chargers and Dallas Cowboys in the first two games of the season. The top receiver for the Raiders has been Michael Crabtree, with 13 receptions, 170 yards and a touchdown. (more...)
'Killer' Harry Kane is up there with Cristiano Ronaldo 'Killer' Harry Kane is up there with Cristiano Ronaldo
- September 28, 2017

And Ferdinand believes Kane, who has 11 goals in all competitions already, must be compared to the very best in the game. Andy Cole, Mike Newell, Michael Owen , Wayne Rooney, Alan Shearer and Danny Welbeck are the others to achieve the feat. (more...)
Major League Baseball approves Marlins sale to Jeter's group Major League Baseball approves Marlins sale to Jeter's group
- September 28, 2017

The people confirmed the vote to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the approval had not been announced. They're also likely to finish last in the NL in attendance for the 12th time in the past 13 years, creating revenue constraints that might lead to a payroll purge in Jeter's first offseason as an owner. (more...)
Game Recap 158: Cubs 5, Cardinals 1 Game Recap 158: Cubs 5, Cardinals 1
- September 28, 2017

He is 2-2 with a 3.62 ERA in his career against St. Louis, including taking a no-hitter into the ninth inning in his last start at Busch Stadium on September 12, 2016. There's nothing better than the feeling of winning your division. Wacha (12-9) was chased after allowing the first six Cubs to reach base in the seventh. (more...)
NY signs former Saints running back Travaris Cadet NY signs former Saints running back Travaris Cadet
- September 28, 2017

The six-year vet originally signed with New Orleans in 2012 after he went undrafted out of Appalachian State. Peake injured his ankle in the Jets' 20-6 Week 3 win over the Dolphins. He returned to the Saints after that. He has two seasons of more than 30 catches, snaring 40 last season. He has 102 career catches for 840 yards and seven touchdowns, and also has experience returning kicks. (more...)