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We lost to Manchester City because of our trip to Spain - Fabregas We lost to Manchester City because of our trip to Spain - Fabregas
- October 03, 2017

Chelsea suffered a 1-0 defeat at the hands of City in the last fixture before the worldwide break at Stamford Bridge. Joe Hart has revealed how he had to leave Manchester City past year after realising he never stood a chance of forcing his way into Pep Guardiola's plans. (more...)
Williams plans a Kubiica/di Resta showdown! Williams plans a Kubiica/di Resta showdown!
- October 03, 2017

Kubica, 32, only has partial movement in his right arm after suffering "life-changing" injuries in 2011. The Pole raced 76 Grands Prix, winning once in Canada in 2008 and secured 12 podium finishes between 2006 and 2010. Canadian teenager Lance Stroll , whose billionaire father has been funding a test programme using a 2014 auto for his son to gain experience, is sure to stay. (more...)
George Foreman Just Challenged Steven Seagal to Las Vegas One-on-One Fight George Foreman Just Challenged Steven Seagal to Las Vegas One-on-One Fight
- October 03, 2017

He later clarified it would be "hand to hand" combat only, with "no weapons" allowed, and suggested the battle could be broadcast on pay per view . Maybe the boxer was displeased with Seagal calling the recent National Football League protests "disgusting", or maybe he's just itching to come out of retirement and get himself on the most random pay-per-view card of all time. (more...)
China Open: Maria Sharapova advances to third round China Open: Maria Sharapova advances to third round
- October 03, 2017

The five-time major victor earned a straight-sets victory over Makarova in just her second match back from a 15-month doping ban in Stuttgart in April, but she found the going much tougher in Beijing . With her 15-month doping ban having sent her tumbling down the rankings, Sharapova knows she will have to get used to meeting the likes of Halep early on in competition. (more...)
SC National Guard will support Puerto Rico recovery SC National Guard will support Puerto Rico recovery
- October 03, 2017

Army Maj. Gen. Robert E. Livingston said. Hogan said the effort stems from a call from Ricardo Rossello, governor of Puerto Rico, which has been without basics including power and sufficient clean water since the fierce hurricane devastated the island September 20. (more...)
Pennsylvania wrestling and Little League coach killed in Las Vegas shooting Pennsylvania wrestling and Little League coach killed in Las Vegas shooting
- October 03, 2017

The Shippensburg Police Department said in a Facebook post on Tuesday that the family of Bill Wolfe Jr. has confirmed he died in the attack and asked others to respect the family's privacy during this "horrific" time. Please respect the privacy of the family at this hard time. Wolfe was the head coach for Shippensburg's Greyhound wrestling team, for students kindergarten through 6th grade. (more...)
Derek Jeter: 'Unpopular decisions' likely lie ahead for Marlins Derek Jeter: 'Unpopular decisions' likely lie ahead for Marlins
- October 03, 2017

But now the hard work begins as Jeter and Sherman must reverse years of mismagement and fan apathy. On behalf of the new ownership group, I want to tell you about our vision for the future. "We believe in this market". The purchase price for the Marlins was a cool $1.2 billion, netting former owner Jeffrey Loria with a nice profit after he purchased the team in 2002 for $158 million. (more...)
British tennis player Dan Evans banned following positive drug test British tennis player Dan Evans banned following positive drug test
- October 03, 2017

Evans will be able to return to action from April 24, 2018. The ITF said in a statement that it accepted "inadvertent contamination" was to blame for the positive test , after Evans told a panel that he had used the drug when not competing, four days before his test. (more...)
Virginia Tech loses to Clemson, 31-17 Virginia Tech loses to Clemson, 31-17
- October 03, 2017

That being what is shaping up to be another epic Clemson season. "My first year (2009), we went to the ACC championship and got beat in a heartbreaker to Georgia Tech ". They show up and take pride in their preparation. With 142 yards along with a touchdown against East Carolina, we can say he is a promising addition to the match against Clemson . (more...)
Advocaat adds van Dijk to Netherlands squad Advocaat adds van Dijk to Netherlands squad
- October 03, 2017

Despite playing the full 90 minutes just once for Saints in the last nine months, Dutch boss Dick Advocaat has now included the centre-back in his updated squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Belarus and Sweden. Van Dijk was the subject of heavy interest from the Reds ahead of 2017/18, but their attempts to poach the Dutchman from St Mary's sparked controversy. (more...)
Liverpool Looking Forward To Manchester United Match Insists Reds Star
- October 03, 2017

Regular readers will know I have a lot of time for Jurgen Klopp and I genuinely sympathize with him, especially after seeing Liverpool give up sort of goal they conceded against Newcastle United . I will try to do my best for the job. Rafa Benitez won't necessarily be excited about the club he used to manage paying a visit to St. James' Park. (more...)
Els: We need Pres Cup control Els: We need Pres Cup control
- October 03, 2017

The United States beat the Internationals on a final day of a Presidents Cup which will surely bring the future of the biennial match into question. "The players are really going to have to invest more in this as a group collectively on the off-year, and somehow get better, if we don't want this kind of stuff to happen". (more...)
Steelers president says protests are over Steelers president says protests are over
- October 03, 2017

Villanueva is a former Army Ranger who did three tours in Afghanistan. They had already made themselves look bad - and the reason they look bad is because they were bad. There was no division there. That's something that I always felt good the way our team has responded to any requests, any needs of the military, whether it's visiting hospitals or having them visit us. (more...)
I'm Not Sure Trump Knows Puerto Ricans Are Americans — Hillary Clinton I'm Not Sure Trump Knows Puerto Ricans Are Americans — Hillary Clinton
- October 03, 2017

The gist of the law: That only American ships are only able travel from one U.S. port to another to drop off goods and people - any foreign vessels would have to pay extensive punitive fees. Citizens are without water and food is growing scarce as aid slowly begins to trickle in. This isn't about partisanship; this is about doing the right thing for all Americans. (more...)
Ian Wright would welcome Sean Dyche as Arsene Wenger replacement at Arsenal Ian Wright would welcome Sean Dyche as Arsene Wenger replacement at Arsenal
- October 03, 2017

Burnley manager Sean Dyche has been tipped to succeed Arsene Wenger as Arsenal boss by former Gunners striker Ian Wright . Arsene Wenger signed a two-year deal in the summer to quieten rumours of him leaving the Emirates. "They'll probably start touting him for the England job", Wright went on. Burnley are "enjoying" their strong start to the season, says manager Sean Dyche . (more...)
Nawaz Sharif elected as president of PML(N) party Nawaz Sharif elected as president of PML(N) party
- October 03, 2017

Sharif's sons Hussain and Hassan and his daughter Maryam have also been named in the case and are now in London with their mother Kulsum, who is receiving treatment for throat cancer. Replying to another question that this Amendment is expected to be challenged in court, Talal Chaudhry said why always Pakistan Tekrik-e-Insaf and Head of Awami Muslim League, Sheikh Rashid make Nawaz Sharif and his family target. (more...)
UFC To Donate $1 Million To Families Of Las Vegas Victims UFC To Donate $1 Million To Families Of Las Vegas Victims
- October 03, 2017

Though fight promotion officials told MMAWeekly.com that it intends to move forward as planned with this weekend's UFC 216 , they are now focusing on the tragic events that occurred in the UFC's home city on Sunday. Not long after that statement was released, White, who grew up in Las Vegas and for a while attended Bishop Gorman High School here, told MMA reporter Adam Hill of the Las Vegas Review-Journal about the plans for the donation. (more...)
Jamison Crowder (hamstring) is active as Redskins face the Chiefs Jamison Crowder (hamstring) is active as Redskins face the Chiefs
- October 03, 2017

Kansas City , led by quarterback Alex Smith , has averaged 397.3 yards per game and averages the most rushing yards per game in the NFL . The undefeated Kansas City Chiefs take on the Washington Redskins on Monday Night Football . (more...)
Gennady Golovkin vs Saul Alvarez rematch ordered by WBC Gennady Golovkin vs Saul Alvarez rematch ordered by WBC
- October 03, 2017

Golovkin retained his title for the 19th time - one shy of tying Bernard Hopkins' division record of 20 - when he and Alvarez fought to a disputed draw on September 16 at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena in one of the year's biggest fights. Responding to the announcement, Golovkin's promoter Tom Loeffler stated he was confident the Kazakhstani would win the rematch. "With their styles, their punching power, their speed, with both in the primes of their career, it can only get better". (more...)
Hart: Pep Guardiola never gave me a 'fair fight' at City Hart: Pep Guardiola never gave me a 'fair fight' at City
- October 03, 2017

City stayed top of the Premier League despite United's 4-0 home win over Crystal Palace after Kevin De Bruyne's superb finish secured a 1-0 victory against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Some guys, they only want to play in one position, "in the other one I am not comfortable", so he's a guy who always tries to help. "It would be a lie to say I didn't want to spend the rest of my career at City but it was too good an opportunity to turn down". (more...)
Deshaun Watson scores 5 touchdowns as Texans destroy Titans Deshaun Watson scores 5 touchdowns as Texans destroy Titans
- October 03, 2017

Not even close . Every other person from Galveston to The Woodlands owns at least one J.J. Watt jersey. Titans QB Marcus Mariota has eight touchdown passes with one interception in past five games against AFC South. "I just think they're one of the better offensive lines. I think it helped last week that we had to prepare for Russell Wilson and to have somebody very similar to him coming that can extend plays this week". (more...)
Is Gaming and Leisure Properties, Inc. (GLPI) Finding Support or Hitting Resistance?
- October 03, 2017

It has underperformed by 5.78% the S&P500. Peloton Wealth Strategists increased United Parcel Service (UPS) stake by 859.3% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. SunTrust initiated the shares of GLPI in report on Friday, April 8 with "Neutral" rating. Barclays Capital maintained Gaming and Leisure Properties Inc (NASDAQ:GLPI) rating on Wednesday, August 16. (more...)
Australia quicks Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood on track for Ashes Australia quicks Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood on track for Ashes
- October 03, 2017

They will be joined by fellow speedster Pat Cummins, who has been rested for the upcoming T20 internationals in India. With Ashes starting from November 23, it will be quite challenging for the Australian team to get back in shape. " Barring any hiccups, I'll be taking part in the JLT Cup and hopefully those first couple of Shield games as well", said Starc. Away from the positive news, James Pattinson is still recovering from his injury. (more...)
Tommy Heinsohn getting his analysis from the Celtics shower now Tommy Heinsohn getting his analysis from the Celtics shower now
- October 03, 2017

Tommy Heinsohn, a former Boston Celtics' forward and current analyst for the team's games on TV, is known for saying some weird things. Please hurry, regular season. When you're a member of the media, you get access to places that regular fans would never be allowed to go. We didn't even hit the regular season yet and we're already at peak weirdness in the National Basketball Association, so this should be a fun year. (more...)
Gareth Bale out of Ireland game Gareth Bale out of Ireland game
- October 03, 2017

Woodburn has been knocking on the door to start these games, after the 17-year-old made quite the impression in Wales' last two qualifiers. However, the injury is taking longer to heal than anticipated and Bale will miss Friday's visit to Georgia as a result, as well as the likely winner-takes-all decider with the Republic of Ireland in Cardiff on Monday. (more...)
Conor McGregor Not Happy With How Mayweather Fight Was Refereed Conor McGregor Not Happy With How Mayweather Fight Was Refereed
- October 03, 2017

One clip showed a debatable knockdown of Malignaggi and the other had McGregor doing damage. You would be forgiven for thinking Cortez was a promoter as he admitted he would "really push" for McGregor and Malignaggi to settle their differences inside the ring. (more...)
Kangaroos and Storm star Billy Slater the game's greatest fullback: Meninga Kangaroos and Storm star Billy Slater the game's greatest fullback: Meninga
- October 03, 2017

Other uncapped players are Dane Gagai (Newcastle Knights), Wade Graham (Cronulla) and Tom Trbojevic (Manly). "When you've got Billy Slater and Darius Boyd the incumbent in your stocks, then you've got to find another position for a fullback". (more...)
'That's the fact' - Jurgen Klopp lashes out after draw v Newcastle 'That's the fact' - Jurgen Klopp lashes out after draw v Newcastle
- October 03, 2017

The Reds took the lead through a lovely strike from Philippe Coutinho , who had been pushing for a move to Barcelona all summer long but has seemed to repay the faith Jurgen Klopp has shown him to put him back in the first-team. The first net opportunity occurred in the 23rd minute. Alex Iwobi was set up by Alexis Sanchez's back-heel to double Arsenal's lead at the start of the second half. (more...)
Three & Out: Takeaways from Rams' 35-30 Victory Over Cowboys Three & Out: Takeaways from Rams' 35-30 Victory Over Cowboys
- October 03, 2017

The Rams (3-1) rallied from 11 points down late in the first half. The Rams offense is now firmly ranked in the top ten of the league. "It's very disappointing", Dallas owner Jerry Jones said. Gurley was the story after the break. Ideally, the Rams would rather score touchdowns in those situations more often than not, but when all else fails Zuerlein is a reliable option to at least come away with three points. (more...)
Constructive on Carson: Wentz improves on deep balls in win over Chargers Constructive on Carson: Wentz improves on deep balls in win over Chargers
- October 03, 2017

With yet another narrow loss, the Chargers have lost three of their games by three points or less, meaning they are a mere eight points from a 3-1 record. The Chiefs were up by 14 after four plays. Goodell also shook hands and signed autographs for fans ... a lot of them wearing Eagles green. "If we can continue to execute in those situations, those end-of-the-game situations, it gives us a great chance", Malcolm Jenkins said. (more...)