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Premier League faces divisions over distribution of TV rights money
- September 28, 2017

Under these new proposals presented by Scudamore, 35% of the overseas TV cash would be decided upon league position as from the 2019/20 season. Clarity over the situation is likely to be closer next Wednesday after a meeting involving all Premier League clubs takes place, to confirm how the rights should be distributed fairly. (more...)
Nine Arsenal changes in Europa League trip to BATE Borisov Nine Arsenal changes in Europa League trip to BATE Borisov
- September 28, 2017

Arsenal kick off at the unusual time of 6pm tonight away to BATE Borisov , hardly the most glamorous of ties. Alexis Sanchez, Alexandre Lacazette, Sead Kolasinac, Mesut Ozil and Aaron Ramsey are all rested and not even in the squad for the trip to Belarus. (more...)
Ash Barty continues strong form at Wuhan Open Ash Barty continues strong form at Wuhan Open
- September 28, 2017

However, the Wimbledon victor came under severe pressure on her own serve in the second and - in an nearly a complete reversal of the first - she managed to hold on just one occasion. Barty beat fifth seed Johanna Konta in the second round. Linette went a break up at 2-0 when Muguruza fired a forehand into the tramlines and raced into a 5-0 lead before a short delay due to rain. (more...)
Cool, wet weather to unfold for Bears-Packers game Cool, wet weather to unfold for Bears-Packers game
- September 28, 2017

While his numbers weren't as gaudy in the second match-up in December, the quarterback thrwarted a potential Bears' upset with a 60-yard pass to Jordy Nelson to set up a game-winning field goal at chilly Soldier Field. "Frankly don't understand" those messages, he said . Howard has dealt with injuries but they have not kept him off the field long enough for Cohen to take over. (more...)
Nike's EYBL served with subpoena
- September 28, 2017

Nike has no commented on the news around the subpoena. Nike Inc shares were trading at $52.62 per share on Thursday morning, down $0.05 (-0.09%). It appears as though Nike is now involved in the corruption scandal that has taken over the college basketball landscape over the course of the last several days. (more...)
Myles Garrett returns to Cleveland Browns practice Myles Garrett returns to Cleveland Browns practice
- September 28, 2017

He hasn't practiced since injuring the ankle. Injuries such as Garrett's typically require four to six weeks of recovery time. The winless-Browns could definitely use Garrett. Garrett has missed Cleveland's first three games - all losses - but now that he's been cleared to practice, there's a strong chance he'll make his National Football League debut on Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals. (more...)
Cuckfield-born Vince named in Ashes squad Cuckfield-born Vince named in Ashes squad
- September 28, 2017

The three uncapped players come in wicketkeeper Ben Foakes - who will likely deputise for Jonny Bairstow - leg-break bowler Mason Crane, who made a substitute fielder appearance during the Test series against the West Indies and took a tremendous catch to dismiss Roston Chase at Headingley, and Somerset pace bowler Craig Overton. (more...)
Missouri bar being criticized for Missouri bar being criticized for "Lynch-Kaepernick" doormat
- September 28, 2017

There was no ill-intent", Burle said . "I commend them for what they're doing as far as the right goes", Burle said. Taylor Sloan , a patron who complained about the message, argued the owner was "expressing hate, violence and continuing American racism under the faux guise of patriotism". (more...)
Puerto Rico Wants US to Waive Jones Act Amid Disaster Puerto Rico Wants US to Waive Jones Act Amid Disaster
- September 28, 2017

Throughout, Trump stressed that Puerto Rico's governor had praised the federal response, characterizing Ricardo Rossello as "so thankful of the job we're doing". Trump had previously waived these restrictions when Texas and Florida needed aid after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma over the summer. "The situation in Puerto Rico is much different", Moore said in the statement, adding that most of the humanitarian effort would be carried out with barges, which make up a large portion of the ... (more...)
Kane has 'potential to be one of the best' - Lloris
- September 28, 2017

The England worldwide striker has scored 108 goals in 173 outings during his career with Spurs , and his rise to prominence has been as swift as it has been impressive. For me he's one of the best as I told you. "I feel stronger, I am holding off defenders better than I was before, eating well and recovering well". (more...)
Antonio Conte on Premier League fixture schedule
- September 28, 2017

For sure, we will return to London around 4am. To have only one day [to prepare] is not right as there is the global break [afterwards], there aren't other fixtures. "We scored twice and we deserved to win". "If you win just defending and counter-attacking you don't get the right satisfaction", he said. "As you know very well, it's very hard when Atletico Madrid score to come back". (more...)
I use Ronaldo and Messi as motivation, reveals Kane I use Ronaldo and Messi as motivation, reveals Kane
- September 28, 2017

Asked where he keeps the matchballs, he said: "At the moment they're at home in bags and cupboards waiting to be put up". "They are killers. Harry has this special skill". Staying consistent at the top level is what it's all about. "We have done this against Messi, against Neymar, against Ronaldo, against other great players, and the same thing we will try to do tomorrow." Kane has developed into one of the world's talented and most productive strikers, as he now has 34 goals in his ... (more...)
Callaway Golf Co Stock as Institutional Investors Enter
- September 28, 2017

With 178,800 avg volume, 17 days are for Neovasc Incorporated (NASDAQ:NVCN)'s short sellers to cover NVCN's short positions. Shares of Callaway Golf ( NYSE ELY ) traded up 1.29% during trading on Wednesday, hitting $14.09. The firm earned "Outperform" rating on Wednesday, June 21 by FBR Capital. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating to the company's stock. (more...)
Manchester United are back, declares Roy Keane
- September 28, 2017

Keane has been vehemently critical of United in the past three seasons since the departure of Sir Alex Ferguson, but after Jose Mourinho's side has had United's best start to the season in some years, the Irishman is pleased. Man United have played nobody yet and even though you can only beat what is put in front of you, the bigger tests will come. Henrikh Mkhitaryan added another goal in the second half. (more...)
LIVERPOOL - Coutinho insists he is fully focused on playing for Reds LIVERPOOL - Coutinho insists he is fully focused on playing for Reds
- September 28, 2017

That being said , if Coutinho does leave Anfield next summer, his fans will enjoy their fill of his exploits for as long as they boast his talents, such as his goal in Tuesday's meeting against Spartak. Since his move to Liverpool, Coutinho has become a key part of the Brazilian set up. If you love KopTalk and the various content that we provide, please consider supporting our 2017 Crowdfunder which we launched last night. (more...)
Can you name all Premier League clubs since inception in 1992?
- September 28, 2017

Teams like Manchester City and Liverpool are arguing that their popularity helps drive worldwide revenue, so they should get a bigger slice. How many times has YOUR club had their games broadcast on TV? The Premier League as we now know it has been around for 25 years. (more...)
HubSpot, Inc. (NYSE:HUBS) Sees Volatile Trading - Up by 11.16%
- September 28, 2017

September 25 investment analysts at Morgan Stanley made no change to the stock rating of "Overweight" but moved up the price target to $88.00 from $80.00. In other HubSpot news, insider Dharmesh Shah sold 20,000 shares of HubSpot stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of $73.60, for a total transaction of $1,472,000.00. (more...)
Vardy determined to boost England hopes ahead of World Cup Vardy determined to boost England hopes ahead of World Cup
- September 28, 2017

He said: "It's (playing second fiddle to Kane) nothing like that". Away from talk of the competition up top in England's starting lineup, Vardy backed the Three Lions to secure the two points necessary to qualify for the World Cup with victory over Slovenia on 5th October. (more...)
Mo Brooks Takes Firm Position on NFL Protests
- September 28, 2017

The topic has exploded nationally after Trump, during a rally in Huntsville last Friday, criticized National Football League players who took a knee as a form of protest during the anthem. The Facebook event states: "We will be not be watching or listening to NFL games on November 12th in solidarity with veterans around the country, as football players have continued to disrespect the national anthem, the American flag, and everything our nation stands for". (more...)
Lewis Hamilton: 'Formula 1 losing toughest race on calendar'
- September 28, 2017

Instead it is his title rival Sebastian Vettel who is the master of Malaysia with the Ferrari driver winning more races there than any other. "The lights went off, we did our start". Alonso got off to a flying start at the Marina Bay circuit before being an unfortunate victim of a second collision between Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen at the first corner. (more...)
President Donald Trump claims the National Football League risks 'going to hell' President Donald Trump claims the National Football League risks 'going to hell'
- September 28, 2017

And NFL players reacted to Trump's comments by unleashing a wave of further protests last weekend , as nearly 200 players knelt during the anthem, while some teams did not even take to the field for it. "I'm not into that mess, but if these young boys doing what they doing, then I got to meet them where they are", said Lewis. "He's fired! He's fired!'" Trump said to loud applause at the campaign event in Alabama. (more...)
Tigers Lose Again; Cubs Clinch Division; Sox Win in 10 Innings Tigers Lose Again; Cubs Clinch Division; Sox Win in 10 Innings
- September 28, 2017

Louis' games over the weekend. The Cardinals are 1-4 in Lynns last 5 home starts vs. Cubs , 0-7 in Lynns last 7 starts vs. Cubs and the Cubs are 6-1 in the last 7 meetings. You know, for the children. The end of the longest-running championship drought in Major League Baseball previous year was met with worldwide celebrations and a parade and Downtown rally that saw an estimated 5 million people flood Chicago streets . (more...)
Danny Amendola says he thinks all Patriots players plan to stand during the anthem before Panthers game Danny Amendola says he thinks all Patriots players plan to stand during the anthem before Panthers game
- September 28, 2017

Gronkowski required just 91 games to accomplish the feat, and each of the four players to achieve the feat faster has been enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Referee Clete Blakeman's crew threw a flag on the play but picked it up and there was no penalty against Luke Kuechly . Brady was seen yelling at Blakeman as he ran off the field. (more...)
Conte Seeks To End Spanish Dominance Of Champions League, Praises Morata Conte Seeks To End Spanish Dominance Of Champions League, Praises Morata
- September 28, 2017

Conte takes his Chelsea team to Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday, and he said of Costa: "As I've said before, I have no problems with Diego". Michy Batshuayi has struggled overall to adapt to Chelsea since his 40 million euro move from Marseille in 2016. Chelsea looked to have given themselves a mountain to climb when they went in at the break a goal down, but Alvaro Morata equalised before Michy Batshuayi scored a dramatic late victor. (more...)
Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin bring in boxing's third-highest gate Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin bring in boxing's third-highest gate
- September 28, 2017

There were 934 complimentary tickets made available for the fight. The second-best live gate was Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor , which took place just three weeks prior to Canelo-GGG and also took place in the same arena. Judge Dave Moretti scored the fight 115-113 for Golovkin, Don Trella saw it 114-114, and Adalaide Byrd had Alvarez ahead 118-110 - an extremely wide margin for what most saw as a competitive, seesaw battle. (more...)
The NFL's 'In a Really Bad Box' Right Now The NFL's 'In a Really Bad Box' Right Now
- September 28, 2017

President Trump continued his criticisms against National Football League players and executives who took a knee or protested before this week's games. Rios added: "I served my country and I love my country". "It is a form of free speech that they have the right to do if they feel they need to bring attention to a certain subject". (more...)
Cowboys, Cardinals stand, lock arms for anthem
- September 28, 2017

Cardinals receiver Larry Fitzgerald locked arms with coach Bruce Arians and team president Michael Bidwill as Arizona resident Jordin Sparks sang the national anthem nearby in the south end zone. Before Monday, no Dallas player had staged an anthem protest, and on Saturday, Cowboys Coach Jason Garrett indicated that he did not expect any before the game against the Cardinals. (more...)
PNE goalkeeper earns first global call-up PNE goalkeeper earns first global call-up
- September 28, 2017

After convincing Chester-born Ben Woodburn to continue his worldwide career with Wales , and being rewarded with a debut goal from the Liverpool youngster, Chris Coleman has now set his sights on more players with roots across the border. (more...)
Bayern Munich: Ancelotti on the brink, decisive meeting today Bayern Munich: Ancelotti on the brink, decisive meeting today
- September 28, 2017

The German giants were comfortably beaten in Paris, leading to further speculation regarding Ancelotti's future following a less than flawless start to the campaign which has seen Bayern beaten at Hoffenheim and held at home by Wolfsburg . (more...)
'Judwaa 2' cast to meet Salman on 'Bigg Boss' 'Judwaa 2' cast to meet Salman on 'Bigg Boss'
- September 28, 2017

The kind-hearted actor also promoted the film's trailer and recently even shot an Instagram video with Jacqueline Fernandez . The exhibitors predict that Judwaa 2 will be a runaway hit with its strong content that will appeal to audiences across age-groups. (more...)