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Officials to fix drain covers by today Officials to fix drain covers by today
- September 30, 2017

The HaasF1 driver's right-rear tire was punctured when he drove over the cover on the turn 13 curb, which had lifted up moments before a series of cars were set to pass through the section. Asked if that meant his crew had to inspect and fix every drain cover on the 5.543km layout, Whiting said: "Yes". "They've been welded a long time I expect". (more...)
Jamie Vardy: 'Leicester City must target win at Bournemouth' Jamie Vardy: 'Leicester City must target win at Bournemouth'
- September 30, 2017

James is suffered from an ankle injury. "I have a responsibility to every player and I've never asked a player to play with an injury that I thought needed sorting". "But it is early days and I think in this situation it is important we don't do anything drastic or panic, and just keep doing what we are doing". "We knew at the beginning of the season when the fixtures were put out that it was going to be hard". (more...)
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino: I have a Huddersfield plan Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino: I have a Huddersfield plan
- September 30, 2017

With one of the most talented teams in the league visiting Huddersfield, the German remarked that " We want to pull them down to our level on Saturday and then neutralize their offensive abilities while also stating "It's important that we play for three points against Spurs". (more...)
Philadelphia Eagles: Keys to a victory over the Chargers Philadelphia Eagles: Keys to a victory over the Chargers
- September 30, 2017

They also have struggled to score despite protecting quarterback Philip Rivers , who has been sacked just four times. Then there's the matter of the crowds at the 27,000-seat StubHub Center, which the Chargers are renting for three seasons before moving into the stadium Rams owner Stan Kroenke is building in Inglewood. (more...)
Twins activate Miguel Sano from disabled list Twins activate Miguel Sano from disabled list
- September 30, 2017

Sano sat out the last 38 games with a stress reaction in his left shin after fouling a ball off his leg. They play the Yankees on Tuesday in NY. He's been sidelined since August 19 with a left shin injury, but leads Minnesota with an OPS of.870. (more...)
No. 7 Georgia surges into game at Tennessee
- September 30, 2017

What we have to do is, stay ahead of the chains and work to eliminate negative yardage plays. "I think we showed passion and energy in the other games, but that's something that we will not tolerate and we will not go backwards with". "We still have guys that do not strike blockers the right way and do it the right way consistently". Tennessee has tried to dink and dunk with their passing game so far this season, but to beat Georgia , it is a must that they stretch the defense and make room ... (more...)
Chelsea ace does his best Eden Hazard impression during Atletico Madrid clash
- September 30, 2017

Hazard, 26, missed the start of the season with an ankle injury. "His answer was fantastic and positive", said now coach Antonio Conte after the 2-1 victory. He certainly shouldn't be judged exclusively on his goal return, but he will need a greater efficiency in the tournament to be labelled amongst the top three on the planet. (more...)
Hazard must exploit God-given talent, says Chelsea's Conte Hazard must exploit God-given talent, says Chelsea's Conte
- September 30, 2017

Even so, with Hazard back, Morata so quickly into the groove and Atletico beaten, the champions feel ready to tackle rampant City, top of the Premier League after six games, with 21 goals scored. "I don't like selfish players, honestly. I like players who think for the team, not themselves", he added. Used to thinking about "us" not 'me'. I ask this of him because one player with his talent, it's important as a coach to ask him to be decisive every game. (more...)
Percent Say Trump Wrong to Criticize NFL Players' Protests Percent Say Trump Wrong to Criticize NFL Players' Protests
- September 30, 2017

Colin Kaepernick #7, then with the San Francisco 49ers, and Eric Reid #35, began pre-game protests by kneeling in protest during the national anthem prior to playing the Los Angeles Rams in their NFL game on September 12, 2016 in Santa Clara, California. (more...)
Tottenham boss Poch dismisses Kane, Ronaldo comparison Tottenham boss Poch dismisses Kane, Ronaldo comparison
- September 30, 2017

After a standout UCL performance, the FC panel look at if Harry Kane is worthy of an elite club, or if he still needs to grow. Tottenham Hotspur boss Maurico Pochettino has rubbished the notion of Harry Kane being on par with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi , despite his prolific form in front of goal these last three years. (more...)
Chelsea vs Manchester City Chelsea vs Manchester City
- September 30, 2017

The emergence of Brazil's Gabriel Jesus last season posed an immediate threat to Aguero's place in the starting team, and Guardiola was not afraid to leave the Argentine, who is on the verge of becoming City's all-time top goalscorer, on the bench on occasion. (more...)
Puja miss Manchester United several months to injury Puja miss Manchester United several months to injury
- September 30, 2017

Pogba limped off 19 minutes into the Reds' Champions League win over Basel and has missed the past four games at Old Trafford. United manager Mourinho had previously refused to comment on those reports and claimed he had not even asked for an update about Pogba's status. (more...)
Hughes hails '£40m Zouma' Hughes hails '£40m Zouma'
- September 30, 2017

Hughes said the loan fee Stoke had to pay was a bargain given the quality offered by the France global, and added that it was only way for the Potters to bring in players of his quality to the bet365 Stadium. We have to do that because we're not going to go into the market for a £60million player. Arena is set to name his squad for World Cup qualifiers against Panama, and Trinidad & Tobago in the next couple of days, and Cameron remains an important piece of the US team, given his experience ... (more...)
Real Madrid Unwilling to Bend to Cristiano Ronaldo's €25M Wage Demands Real Madrid Unwilling to Bend to Cristiano Ronaldo's €25M Wage Demands
- September 30, 2017

The all-new Bugatti Chiron costs around 2.5 million United States dollars (approx Rs 20 crore) but money has never been an issue for the Real Madrid attacker. The former Manchester United attacker is arguably the richest footballer on the planet with Forbes reporting his annual earnings to nearly 100 million Dollars. (more...)
Rory McIlroy admits dietary ill-discipline after injury problems Rory McIlroy admits dietary ill-discipline after injury problems
- September 30, 2017

McIlroy produced a superb recovery from thick rough to the elevated green and went on to make three birdies on the front nine in his penultimate tournament of an injury-plagued season. "If this is it, he doesn't have anything to prove to anyone - not to me, not to us, not to himself". "He's a golf pro as well and he wants to make some money to finance a tilt at the EuroPro Tour next year, where the guys have to contribute to the prize fund". (more...)
Politics Are Making Puerto Rico's Problems Harder Politics Are Making Puerto Rico's Problems Harder
- September 30, 2017

As the crisis continues with many residents still seeking access to food, electricity, medicine and water, many celebrities, including Lin-Manuel Miranda , Jennifer Lopez and Pitbull , have also urged swift action to aid Puerto Rico . A government assessment determined that there was no need for the waiver, as Puerto Rico's ports were too damaged to handle increased imports. North Carolina military also supported hurricane relief efforts in Texas and Florida. (more...)
Steelers feel establishing run game imperative vs Ravens Steelers feel establishing run game imperative vs Ravens
- September 30, 2017

After getting 10 turnovers and eight sacks in the first two games, the Ravens were blanked in both categories against the Jaguars. The days of Big Ben scrambling for 20-yard runs are over, which means Baltimore can focus on containing Le'Veon Bell and the receivers. (more...)
Pitino's attorney releases statement after superstar coach is fired Pitino's attorney releases statement after superstar coach is fired
- September 30, 2017

Pitino has a $44 million buyout clause in his contract. "What I do know is for four years of my young life playing all of my college career for him, he influenced me in major ways - on court, off the court". Louisville head coach Rick Pitino , left, watches the action during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Louisville in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament, Thursday, March 9, 2017, in NY. (more...)
Ospreys hooker missed Pro14 match 'after being bitten by lion' Ospreys hooker missed Pro14 match 'after being bitten by lion'
- September 30, 2017

Welsh rugby player Scott Baldwin couldn't play against the Cheetahs with club side Oyspreys this week after being bitten by a Lion. The hooker's late withdrawal from the match was described as hand problem before kick off but the whispers around the ground began to suggest this was not your usual injury. (more...)
'Say Hey Kid' Willie Mays celebrated at Harlem street renaming 'Say Hey Kid' Willie Mays celebrated at Harlem street renaming
- September 30, 2017

Per MLB Communications on Twitter, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said the "annual recognition will forever celebrate the life and career of a legend of the National Pastime". The outfielder was selected for the All-Star Game every season from 1954 through 1973, including both All-Star Games in 1959 through 1962. "The Catch" was so memorable, however, that it overshadows the statistics and has earned Mays the honor of representing the Word Series MVP going forward. (more...)
IL can't get anything going in its Big Ten opener against Nebraska IL can't get anything going in its Big Ten opener against Nebraska
- September 30, 2017

Nebraska will play in a different Memorial Stadium this week, traveling to Champaign, Ill ., to face IL in a Friday night matchup. Mikale Wilbon added 60 yards on 13 carries, an average of 4.6 yards per carry. The Huskers were about to go three-and-out, but a third-and-10 targeting call extended Nebraska's drive. Lee was again flawless on the drive, going 4-for-4 with completions to four different receivers. (more...)
Miami Hurricanes CB Malek Young: Goal to Knockout Duke QB Daniel Jones Miami Hurricanes CB Malek Young: Goal to Knockout Duke QB Daniel Jones
- September 30, 2017

Jones is a dual-threat quarterback, having run for at least 50 yards in five of this last ten games. After this Friday, Duke heads out of state for the first time on October 7 against Virginia before returning home on the 14th to take on Florida State, which is reeling from a season-ending injury to their starting quarterback and disruptions to their schedule from Hurricane Irma. (more...)
Verstappen sets pace in rain-hit Malaysia practice Verstappen sets pace in rain-hit Malaysia practice
- September 30, 2017

And Asia's second-oldest race after Japan is not likely to return any time in the near future, the circuit's CEO Razlan Razali said in an interview. We could easily tell them otherwise and ask them to continue. "One of the main things is to keep hydrated". Razali did predict that crowds would be up this weekend as people grab a final chance to see Formula One at Sepang . (more...)
Eden Hazard Caught Doing Raheem Sterling Impression In Chelsea Training Eden Hazard Caught Doing Raheem Sterling Impression In Chelsea Training
- September 30, 2017

This season is very important for Eden'. "I think this season started for him with a big game against Atletico Madrid, and now he has to show that he deserves to stay at the top with the best". "He has a lot of room to show he can be competitive for the best position in the world". In the past it was very hard when you arrive in the quarter-finals or semi-finals and now every team is showing they are very strong'. (more...)
Ferrari fastest on day of short sessions Ferrari fastest on day of short sessions
- September 30, 2017

His caution in not taking the lucky break he was handed in Singapore for granted seemed well-founded with team boss Toto Wolff saying the Brackley-based team's auto had a "fundamental issue". "We'll see what we can do tomorrow". His team mate Kimi Raikkonen was sure there was more to come from the team over the rest of the weekend. It's a pity that we couldn't use the whole session and do more timed laps, because for sure we could have further improved. (more...)
Milwaukee Brewers stayin' alive in wild-card race Milwaukee Brewers stayin' alive in wild-card race
- September 30, 2017

Romano struck out seven in his final start of the season and allowed four runs - three earned - and seven hits with a pair of walks over 5 2/3 innings of work. RH Aaron Wilkerson (0-0, 8.10). Milwaukee tied it up in the bottom of the inning on a sacrifice fly by Orlando Arcia, then moved in front in the fifth when Eric Sogard singled and scored on a Neil Walker double and an error by Hamilton. (more...)
Newcastle must be 'solid' against strong Liverpool attack says Benitez Newcastle must be 'solid' against strong Liverpool attack says Benitez
- September 30, 2017

A failure to turn their dominance into goals proved costly against Sevilla and then Spartak Moscow in the Champions League, albeit Liverpool did pick up a point on each occasion. The Spaniard was in charge of the Reds between 2004 and 2010, leading the club to a Champions League trophy, an FA Cup, a Community Shield and a UEFA Super Cup. (more...)
Aaron Jones scores first career TD in win over Chicago Aaron Jones scores first career TD in win over Chicago
- September 30, 2017

Backup running back Jamaal Williams departed in the second quarter with a left knee injury. It was relayed that Williams has a knee injury which kept him from returning to the field against the #Chicago Bears. Could Aaron Jones be the answer for the franchise? Green Bay would cruise to a 35-14 victory to improve to 3-1 on the season. Jones certainly isn't a catch-first back, but in the Packers' offense, he'll certainly need to be used in the passing game. (more...)
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wants a repeat performance from Eden Hazard Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wants a repeat performance from Eden Hazard
- September 30, 2017

The striker suffered a fractured rib in a vehicle accident in Amsterdam on Friday night, and it is believed that he will need two to four weeks of recovery before returning to play. "I have a lot of respect for my neighbours". Conte said in a press conference: " I think two Manchester teams are doing very well . I like to watch his game". (more...)
Bears mull over quarterback change during weekend away Bears mull over quarterback change during weekend away
- September 30, 2017

Coach John Fox met with the media Friday and for the first time this season he failed to confirm Mike Glennon's status as the team's starting quarterback moving forward. But Glennon threw his first of two interceptions at the 5:41 mark of the second quarter when he misfired toward Markus Wheaton into the waiting hands of Packers safety Ha-Ha Clinton-Dix. (more...)