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Keown: Arsenal's best player at Everton wasn't Sanchez Keown: Arsenal's best player at Everton wasn't Sanchez
- October 24, 2017

We knew they were under pressure and we really took advantage". Our movement was good, and the quality of our passing was good. "After that, with the offensive strength we have, of course that made the difference", he said. "When he's in that shape physically, nobody can question his class or the quality of his game", he said. It provided a fitting response to their defeat at Watford last time out and Ozil - who could well leave in the January transfer window with his contract expiring at ... (more...)
NH businessman travels to Puerto Rico to help with hurricane relief NH businessman travels to Puerto Rico to help with hurricane relief
- October 24, 2017

Alex Ray, the proud owner of the Common Man Family, has been volunteering in Puerto Rico for the last week helping with hurricane relief. As well as ravaging the electricity grid, the storm knocked out bridges, closed roads and made clean water for drinking, cooking and bathing scarce. (more...)
Justin Timberlake Announced For Super Bowl Halftime Show
- October 24, 2017

The singer has not performed at the show since his highly publicized 2004 performance with Jackson . Give us your thoughts on the whole deal below and give us your ideas in the comments. Jackson, 51, suffered a wardrobe malfunction in 2004 while performing alongside fellow star Justin Timberlake during the half-time break of the showpiece. (more...)
Novak Djokovic & Stan Wawrinka set to return
- October 24, 2017

Three-time Grand Slam victor Wawrinka will also make his comeback from injury at the United Arab Emirates event between December 28-30. Meanwhile, Wawrinka revealed he was on track to be fully fit in time for the new season after undergoing knee surgery. (more...)
Toyota JPN Taxi is vintage flavor for the Tokyo Motor Show Toyota JPN Taxi is vintage flavor for the Tokyo Motor Show
- October 24, 2017

After the Olympics, it's thought that the taxis will stay in production and gradually replace the older cars in circulation, improving safety and drastically lowering emissions. Both models are front-wheel-drive and are powered by a hybrid system comprised of an electric motor and a 1.5-liter I-4 that runs on liquid petroleum gas (LPG or propane). (more...)
Rodgers a huge miss for Green Bay Rodgers a huge miss for Green Bay
- October 24, 2017

Drew Brees had two interceptions - and the Saints weren't even out of the first quarter yet at Lambeau Field. " We will be taking him up on that offer Monday ", Saints running back Mark Ingram said, via Mike Triplett. I had said that I'd love to see a downfield ball or two on a third and short. And with just six seconds left, Green Bay turned to Mason Crosby for a 59-yard field goal attempt. (more...)
West Ham's Antonio keen for revenge against Spurs at Wembley West Ham's Antonio keen for revenge against Spurs at Wembley
- October 24, 2017

It was a massive effort at Bournemouth and today. "It's so important as we have a hard schedule and there is the global break". It's normal he's a little bit exhausted. "I saw him before in the manager's room". But we are going to play with the players that can be fresh and ready to compete tomorrow because it's a derby and because we want to go to the next stage of the Carabao Cup. (more...)
Anthony Joshua says 'forget about labels' ahead of world title defence Anthony Joshua says 'forget about labels' ahead of world title defence
- October 24, 2017

World heavyweight king Anthony Joshua has released a powerful new movie as his title defence against Carlos Takam approaches. AJ's 19 fights have produced 19 knockouts to date, with Ukrainian legend Wladimir Klitschko the last man to feel the full force of Joshua's ferocious power during an epic showdown at Wembley Stadium in April. (more...)
Ex-Colt Robert Mathis arrested on OWI Ex-Colt Robert Mathis arrested on OWI
- October 24, 2017

In September, Mathis was named a pash rush consultant for the team after several months of advising the Colts in an unofficial capacity. The Colts' all-time leader in sacks retired after the 2016 season, which was the 14th of his career. Colts spokesman Avis Roper says the team is aware of the arrest but didn't have immediate comment. Jail records didn't list an attorney for Mathis. (more...)
Middlesbrough have three out for cup tie with Bournemouth Middlesbrough have three out for cup tie with Bournemouth
- October 24, 2017

In fact, it has been the fringe players that have been performed well in these games and Monk should put his faith in these players as they travel to Premier League side Bournemouth tonight. Two impressive performances at home to Scunthorpe and away to Aston Villa have yielded five goals and two clean sheets. Last time: Bournemouth 4 Middlesbrough 0; April 22, 2017; Premier League . (more...)
Eddie Jackson has career best game on anniversary of injury Eddie Jackson has career best game on anniversary of injury
- October 24, 2017

Two touchdowns not even halfway into his rookie season is a good start, but Jackson still has a ways to go if he wants to climb up the NFL's all-time list. The Jacksonville Jaguars, led by defensive ends YANNICK NGAKOUE (2.5 sacks) and CALAIS CAMPBELL (two), recorded 10 sacks in the team's 27-0 win at Indianapolis. (more...)
Bernardo Silva avoids FA charge over penalty incident v Burnley Bernardo Silva avoids FA charge over penalty incident v Burnley
- October 24, 2017

The FA had put new rules in place in May allowing them to review potential acts of simulation, but having examined video footage of the incident they decided that Silva has no case to answer. "He touched - the goalkeeper - the right foot of Bernardo". However, Silva has insisted that City will face more "complicated" games as the season progresses into the winter months. (more...)
Draymond Green makes Dennis Smith Jr learn the hard way
- October 24, 2017

Dallas Mavericks rookie guard Dennis Smith Jr . attempted to dunk on Golden State Warriors big man Draymond Green on Monday evening and promptly failed. "I got Instagram, just like you got it". "I don't know what he was talking about", Smith said. "He can't say anything after he fouled me". I'm proud as hell of him. (more...)
Gianluigi Buffon wins Federation Internationale de Football Association best goalkeeper of the year award Gianluigi Buffon wins Federation Internationale de Football Association best goalkeeper of the year award
- October 24, 2017

Looking further down we see that in ninth position, with 0% of the votes, a list of goalkeepers who appear to be simply in alphabetical order, but Spain's number one goalkeeper, who should appear between Claudio Bravo and Gianluigi Donnarumma, is missing. (more...)
Tiger Woods shows off progress with 'stinger' video Tiger Woods shows off progress with 'stinger' video
- October 24, 2017

The former world No.1 has not played professional golf since his withdrawal from the Dubai Desert Classic in February, and went under the knife in April to have his spine fused. Woods has not won a major since the 2008 US Open , but Johnson said Tuesday: "Obviously he's still very, very popular: without Tiger the game wouldn't be where it is today". (more...)
Step taken to bring int'l cricket to Karachi: Sethi
- October 24, 2017

BCCI, in a meeting in Auckland earlier this month, claimed that the Indian government has not been giving them a go-ahead. Test Championship will include nine teams. Over the past few years, BCCI have been ruling out India-Pakistan series at neutral venues. Ironically it was during Shaharyar's tenure few months ago that the PCB's board of governors had approved filing the compensation claim with the ICC's disputes resolution committee and also seeking United States dollars 70 million in ... (more...)
5 things we learned about Notre Dame in blowout of USC 5 things we learned about Notre Dame in blowout of USC
- October 24, 2017

Lastly, at the 3:26 mark in the third, Adams busted out an impressive 84-yard touchdown run, but wasn't done there, tacking on a 14-yard touchdown carry at the start of the fourth, completing Notre Dame's 49-point tally for the evening. (more...)
Liverpool 'must' replace Klopp with Ancelotti now - Crooks Liverpool 'must' replace Klopp with Ancelotti now - Crooks
- October 24, 2017

Souness said on Sky Sports on Sunday: "Yes he [Van Dijk] would make a difference [at Liverpool]". Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain came on to replace the defender, with the side having gone down 2-0 in the space of just 12 minutes, but that did little to remedy the situation and they would end up losing 4-1 to the Londoners, who now look to be putting up a serious bid for the Premier League title. (more...)
Can Manchester City go the whole Premier League season unbeaten? Can Manchester City go the whole Premier League season unbeaten?
- October 24, 2017

Their Manchester rivals have scored the second highest number of goals in the league, and City has scored 10 more goals than they have, emphasising how deadly City's attacking personnel have been. The visitors clawed their way back into the game from 3-0 down to trail by a single goal, but City merely shrugged and stepped up a gear, scoring another four in a spell of sumptuous football - and that was without their main striker Sergio Aguero . (more...)
Hamilton wins US Grand Prix to extend F1 championship lead Hamilton wins US Grand Prix to extend F1 championship lead
- October 24, 2017

Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders performed in front of the grandstand, Hollywood actors appeared on the starting grid and Jamaica's Olympic sprint champion Usain Bolt waved the cars off for the formation lap. It would be an honour for any driver to race those cars, but it has not been an option. "I want to win these races, that's what I'm working towards. (more...)
Scotland Name Ten Uncapped Players In 36-Man Autumn Series Squad Scotland Name Ten Uncapped Players In 36-Man Autumn Series Squad
- October 24, 2017

Duncan Taylor and Adam Ashe are added to a long list of players missing through injury. Injured Glasgow hooker Fraser Brown has joined captain Greig Laidlaw in being ruled out of all three internationals. Prop Darryl Marfo, 26, has impressed at Edinburgh Rugby since arriving from Bath at the start of the season, featuring in every game so far this season. (more...)
NIA detains Salahuddin's son in funding case NIA detains Salahuddin's son in funding case
- October 24, 2017

Shahid was summoned by the NIA to Delhi for questioning in a fake case registered against him in Delhi in 2011. Syed Shahid Yousuf , is a post graduate in Agriculture and since 2013 has been working in the Department of Agriculture, Jammu and Kashmir, as Village Agriculture Extension Assistant at his village Soibugh, Budgam. (more...)
India Win 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team Gold at ISSF World Cup India Win 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team Gold at ISSF World Cup
- October 24, 2017

Shooting true to their class, Rai and Sidhu scored 483.4 points to claim the top spot, the French team of Florian Fouquet and Ceine Goberville ended with silver after managing to shoot 481.1 points. The mixed team event was tested for the first time this year and will be a part of the next Olympics in Tokyo in 2020. Sidhu had previously won gold in the 10m air pistol category at the Munich World Cup Final in 2013. (more...)
Everton Appoint Former Star Unsworth As Caretaker Manager After Koeman Sacking Everton Appoint Former Star Unsworth As Caretaker Manager After Koeman Sacking
- October 24, 2017

Leicester City's interest in Manuel Pellegrini could be scuppered by the Chilean's £36m deal in China, Sky Sports News understands. Unsworth has a fine history with Everton , having played for the club for 12 seasons during his career. (more...)
Ranked Halep crushes Garcia at WTA Finals Ranked Halep crushes Garcia at WTA Finals
- October 24, 2017

Simona Halep of Romania in action against Caroline Garcia of France during their round robin match of the BNP Paribas WTA Finals 2017 tennis tournament at the Indoor Stadium in Singapore, 23 October 2017. She broke three times during a dominant second set lasting only 26 minutes. "I really played well, I served well, and I have always been aggressive", is satisfied with the Danish after his performance in this game where it committed only 5 unforced errors and converted all of his break ... (more...)
Amir Khan: I Have Something Mayweather Has Not Faced - Speed! Amir Khan: I Have Something Mayweather Has Not Faced - Speed!
- October 24, 2017

In 2017 we've already had some excellent boxing match ups and that looks likely to continue both in England and overseas in 2018 but one fight that still alludes us is Amir Khan and Kell Brook. Mayweather-Khan fight would be a game of chess. "Speed movement and accuracy will cause him problems", he added. "Say what you like Canelo was getting out-boxed". (more...)
Newcastle boss Benitez to be handed £500 MILLION for transfer plans Newcastle boss Benitez to be handed £500 MILLION for transfer plans
- October 24, 2017

Among the key criticisms of Ashley's tenure at the helm has been the lack of funds provided to each of the eight permanent managers to have worked for him. Back in the big time after a one-year stint in the Championship, here are the players who have stuck with them through thick and thin. Former Liverpool manager Rafa Benitez has been talking about whether or not he would consider another stab at the Anfield job in the future. (more...)
Verstappen laments 'worst qualifying of the year' Verstappen laments 'worst qualifying of the year'
- October 24, 2017

Grand Prix. It was the same with [Mercedes' Valtteri] Bottas, I went for a move and he continued outside the track and came back so I really had to pass him and nothing has been done against that when he has gained an advantage. A similar incident occurred in Mexico previous year when Verstappen finished third on the track but was stripped of his position for skipping the first chicane while defending position. (more...)
Crooks tells Liverpool to sack Klopp and appoint ex-Chelsea boss Crooks tells Liverpool to sack Klopp and appoint ex-Chelsea boss
- October 24, 2017

Defending In Numbers is a new Deezer Originals football podcast, created by Squawka. Sport pundit Crooks believes the performance exposed Liverpool's "deficiencies" once more, and that Klopp must pay with his job. Meanwhile, Ancelotti is out of work having been let go by Bayern Munich after a slow start to the season but he has delivered league titles with Chelsea, Paris Saint-Germain, Bayern, AC Milan and Roma, as well as winning the Champions League with Real Madrid and Milan. (more...)
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs eyes EPL management job Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs eyes EPL management job
- October 24, 2017

Leicester, meanwhile, have been without a manager since last Tuesday, when they chose to part ways with Craig Shakespeare after picking up just 6 points from their opening 8 league fixtures (they made it 9 points from 9 with a win at Swansea on Saturday). (more...)