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Some jealous people waiting to see end of Dhoni's global career: Shastri Some jealous people waiting to see end of Dhoni's global career: Shastri
- November 12, 2017

Imagine any other player in the team getting pushed like Dhoni had been anywhere between No 4 and No 7 positions. I think it should be left to him but as far as I can read it, I think he will probably go on and play the 2019 World Cup. But while he was in Dubai on Sunday for the launch event of his Cricket Academy, he reacted on the matter in a gentle and respectful manner which won the hearts of many yet again. (more...)
Rivals fear Mercedes out of reach in Brazil Rivals fear Mercedes out of reach in Brazil
- November 12, 2017

Ricciardo was Mercedes' closest challenger, two tenths off the pace in third with Vettel a further tenth adrift. "But as I said, it will be hard to match Mercedes". Despite both Red Bull and Ferrari closing the gap in the second session, Vettel believes it will be tough to match Mercedes on Sunday based on the pace shown. (more...)
Zidane my dream coach: Hazard Zidane my dream coach: Hazard
- November 12, 2017

The 26-year-old broke his ankle on global duty at the end of the 2016-17 season after Hazard helped Chelsea to win the Premier League title in their first campaign under Antonio Conte. Speaking on Zidane, who was Hazard's idol growing up, he said, "Everyone knows the respect I have for Zidane as a player, but also as a manager". He was my idol. (more...)
Tate's 206 rushing yards help Arizona rout Oregon State Tate's 206 rushing yards help Arizona rout Oregon State
- November 12, 2017

Tate has four of the five longest touchdown runs for Arizona this season, and twice has run 71 yards for a score. The Wildcats (7-3, 5-2 Pac-12) rushed for seven touchdowns and finished with a school-record 534 rushing yards among its total of 602. (more...)
Max Pacioretty scores in overtime, Canadiens edge Sabres 2-1 Max Pacioretty scores in overtime, Canadiens edge Sabres 2-1
- November 12, 2017

You've got to either get a break or try and anticipate the play going the other way, and he did a great job at that and set me up for a breakaway". Zach Fucale, called up Friday from AHL Laval, backed up Lindgren against the Sabres. "I can't say I'm extremely happy because I know we can play better", said Julien. The game might have been out of reach early if Charlie Lindgren hadn't turned in another superb performance. (more...)
Jazz center Rudy Gobert questionable vs. Brooklyn Nets with knee contusion Jazz center Rudy Gobert questionable vs. Brooklyn Nets with knee contusion
- November 12, 2017

The Jazz have been one of the few holdouts in the new small-ball era in the National Basketball Association, as they usually feature two non-stretch big players. Coming off their tough-minded win at Portland with an undersized and outmanned lineup, the Nets arrived in Utah brimming with optimism about the prospect of a winning five-game road trip. (more...)
Improving Missouri Pummels Struggling Vols 50-17 Improving Missouri Pummels Struggling Vols 50-17
- November 12, 2017

Here are our five biggest takeaways from Tennessee's massive loss to Missouri. True freshman Will McBride made his first career start at quarterback for the Vols tonight as he filled in for Jarrett Guarantano. The Tigers pillaged the Volunteers for 740 yards - and lost by 26 points. From here, the Tigers head to Nashville to play Vanderbilt (4-6, 0-6) next Saturday, followed by the November 24 regular-season finale at Arkansas (4-6, 1-5). (more...)
Warriors' Andre Iguodala to rest vs. 76ers Warriors' Andre Iguodala to rest vs. 76ers
- November 12, 2017

Manning the middle, Joel Embiid single-handedly made the Dubs wary of attempting anything inside. The Warriors managed just fine with Nick Young posting 13 points on 5-of-6 shooting. "He's really a guard, a point guard, point forward, but he has a powerful forward's body that is strong and powerful", he said. This is what the Warriors have to deal with, and it's a nightmare. (more...)
The door is open for Neymar to join Real Madrid — Sergio Ramos The door is open for Neymar to join Real Madrid — Sergio Ramos
- November 12, 2017

He's performing well on the pitch and already has 11 goals from 12 games in Ligue 1 and the Champions League so far this season. "To win the Champions League is not to think about it only when [a matchday approaches]", he said . He continued: 'I just want to be happy, I did not come here to make trouble with anybody. "And finally I must mention Manuel Neuer, another one of the best who takes my attention". (more...)
Lonzo Ball reveals LaVar's advice to him about LiAngelo situation Lonzo Ball reveals LaVar's advice to him about LiAngelo situation
- November 12, 2017

The Lakers' previous record for youngest player to record a triple-double was Earvin "Magic" Johnson at 20 years and 75 days, accomplished by the Lakers' legend in 1979. In 12 starts so far in the 2017-18 National Basketball Association regular season, Lonzo has put up pretty solid numbers with 8.9 points, 6.9 assists, 6.4 rebounds and 1.2 steals per contest in 33.1 minutes of action per game. (more...)
Nebraska suffers sixth loss of season at the hands of Minnesota Nebraska suffers sixth loss of season at the hands of Minnesota
- November 12, 2017

He had 111 rushing yards by halftime Saturday, including a 73-yard touchdown run when he went untouched after perfectly executing a zone-read play. As disappointing the outcome, the Huskers had some bright spots, mostly on offense. Mikale Wilbon carries the ball five times during the drive, including a 1-yard touchdown run to cap off the drive. Scoring on a 90-yard, 10-play drive to cut the lead to 27-14, Nebraska looked as if it could build momentum going into halftime knowing it had ... (more...)
Iowa's entire offense against Wisconsin is the same cornerback getting pick-sixes Iowa's entire offense against Wisconsin is the same cornerback getting pick-sixes
- November 12, 2017

The Badgers endured despite a sloppy first-half effort on offense with two interceptions by quarterback Alex Hornibrook and a fumble from freshman running back Jonathan Taylor. It didn't take long for Iowa to get on the scoreboard. Redshirt sophomore Brevin Pritzl added 17 points and sophomore guard D'Mitrik Trice had 13 points. (more...)
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) Short Interest Update
- November 12, 2017

XL Group Ltd (NYSE:XL) posting a 1.54% after which it closed the day' session at $40.14 and the company has experienced volume of 4,498,821 shares while on average the company has a capacity of trading 2.83M share while its relative trading volume is 1.59. (more...)
Mike Tyson is not welcome in Chile
- November 12, 2017

The Chilean Investigative Police, in a tweet accompanying a photo of Tyson , 51, being escorted through the Santiago airport, said that he was "not complying with the Immigration Law". According to the AP, Tyson had traveled to Chile to take part in a promotional event for a local television channel. He was sentenced to six years in prison but released on parole after serving three. (more...)
Paradise papers: Lewis Hamilton jets off on 'best holiday ever' Paradise papers: Lewis Hamilton jets off on 'best holiday ever'
- November 12, 2017

Back in the paddock at the Brazilian Grand Prix after a break with friends and family, Hamilton said he still had to pinch himself when he thought about the title. The papers also name several leading figures in politics, business and art. Hamilton became Formula One world champion for the fourth time at the last round in Mexico, making him Britain's most successful driver but since then the documents that have been revealed have somewhat overshadowed his success. (more...)
How to Watch Clemson vs. Florida State How to Watch Clemson vs. Florida State
- November 12, 2017

Florida State would own the ACC. Clemson (9-1, 7-1 ACC) threatened to add a second score midway through the second quarter, but Travis Feaster fumbled the ball at the FSU 1, and Demarcus Christmas hopped on the ball for Florida State . (more...)
Shiffrin leads World Cup slalom after 1st run Shiffrin leads World Cup slalom after 1st run
- November 12, 2017

The Slovakian was second fastest behind Shiffrin after the first run, clocking 55.87sec to her rival's 55.66. Switzerland's Wendy Holdener was third, a further 1.25 seconds behind Shiffrin. "It's wonderful because, like I tell Mikaela, she's really strong [and] fast so for me, it's [the] best day today". Shiffrin's mother, Eileen, told The Denver Post this week that Vlhova's coaches shoot a lot of video of Shiffren when she trains and that she "skis like Mikaela more than Mikaela skis like ... (more...)
UFC Fight Night 120 Live Preliminary Results UFC Fight Night 120 Live Preliminary Results
- November 12, 2017

One fight in particular that I'm really looking forward to that should have taken place 3 years ago is Joe Lauzon vs. Clay Guida! Beyond the main event, the rest of the night is scattered with UFC legends and veterans, as the 12 fighters on the main card have combined for an astounding 58 post-fight award bonuses throughout their UFC careers, led by Joe Lauzon's 15. (more...)
U.S. gymnastics star Aly Raisman reveals abuse by former team doctor U.S. gymnastics star Aly Raisman reveals abuse by former team doctor
- November 12, 2017

Nassar has pleaded not guilty to the assault charges, and the dozens of civil suits filed in MI are now in mediation. "I need this, '" Raisman said in an interview with The Associated Press and USA Today in August during the 2017 national championships. (more...)
Three US aircraft carriers set for joint drill near Korea Three US aircraft carriers set for joint drill near Korea
- November 12, 2017

During the drill, the first of its kind in a decade, the warships will carry out air strike and defense simulations, maritime surveillance, sea supply, coordinated fenced maneuvers and other training, added the Navy. Admiral Scott Swift, Commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, speaks at a news conference at Changi Naval Base in Singapore August 22, 2017. Three U.S. (more...)
Kevin Harvick leads final practices before Phoenix race Kevin Harvick leads final practices before Phoenix race
- November 12, 2017

ET with coverage on NBCSN/NBC Sports App. There is one slot available in the field of four that will race for the championship next week, and Blaney is one of five drivers chasing that spot. Completing the top 10 were Matt Kenseth (136.783 mph), Jamie McMurray (136.612 mph), playoff driver Jimmie Johnson (136.545 mph), Joey Logano (136.498 mph), and Kyle Larson (136.472 mph). (more...)
Atletico Madrid Interested In Signing Dries Mertens Atletico Madrid Interested In Signing Dries Mertens
- November 12, 2017

But Atleti bigwig Cerezo claims Griezmann remains focused on winning titles with Diego Simeone's side. "We have great players and many of those we wanted to sign are performing at a great level in important European leagues", Cerezo said. (more...)
David Silva continues unbelievable goalscoring form for Spain with two goals David Silva continues unbelievable goalscoring form for Spain with two goals
- November 12, 2017

The standout team news saw Athletic Bilbao goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga make his Spain debut between the sticks, while Real Sociedad's Alvaro Odriozola won just his second cap at right-back. Carvajal made a great save to keep an Isco free-kick from crossing the goal line, and the stopper was in the right place to deny Morata as well. Alba thrashed a Silva cutback beyond Carvajal to get Spain off to the ideal start, while the goalkeeper was at fault for the second goal, spilling a ... (more...)
Seahawks trying out ex-Chargers CB Reed after Richard Sherman injury Seahawks trying out ex-Chargers CB Reed after Richard Sherman injury
- November 12, 2017

According to the Seattle Times' Bob Condotta , Maxwell and Trovon Reed will make trips to the Pacific Northwest "in the coming days". When Seattle failed to repeat as champions the following season, Maxwell signed a six-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles. (more...)
Medvedeva wins NHK Trophy to secure Grand Prix berth Medvedeva wins NHK Trophy to secure Grand Prix berth
- November 12, 2017

With the gold on Saturday plus another one at the Cup of China competition last week, the pair booked themselves a ticket to the ISU Grand Prix Final in Nagoya in December. Russia's Olympic silver medallists Ksenia Stolbova/Fedor Klimov came second while their teammates Kristina Astakhova/Alexei Rogonov placed the third. (more...)
Rangers defeat Oilers, win sixth straight game Rangers defeat Oilers, win sixth straight game
- November 12, 2017

NY jumped in front when Nash and Kevin Hayes completed an odd-man-rush at 12:19 of the first period. It was Nash's first multi-goal game since November 21, 2015, when he scored a hat trick in an overtime win over the Panthers. Edmonton Oilers goalie Cam Talbot fell to 0-3 against his former team in a 4-2 loss to the New York Rangers on Saturday afternoon. After a disappointing 3-7-2 start, the Rangers can look to a third-period rally on October 31 against the expansion Golden Knights as ... (more...)
England group bolstered by additions of Dom Solanke and Lewis Cook England group bolstered by additions of Dom Solanke and Lewis Cook
- November 12, 2017

Uncapped Gunn, who is on loan at Norwich City from Premier League leaders Manchester City , played the full 90 minutes as England's U21s won 2-0 away to Ukraine on Friday. Bournemouth midfielder Cook and Liverpool striker Solanke have joined up with the senior squad having previously been on duty with the Under-21s. (more...)
Five Nominees For BBC African Player Of The Year Revealed Five Nominees For BBC African Player Of The Year Revealed
- November 12, 2017

Voting is open now on the BBC Sport website and closes on Monday 27 November. Both Salah and Mane have been in great form for the Reds this season, with Salah making an instant impact since joining from Roma in the Summer. Mane's fine form for Liverpool has carried over to the global stage as the winger helped Senegal qualify for the World Cup for the first time since 2002. (more...)
Andrew Luck in Europe seeking treatment on right shoulder Andrew Luck in Europe seeking treatment on right shoulder
- November 12, 2017

The decision came after Luck visited with doctors to ask why he was still having soreness in his right shoulder. Luck's return to practice was on October 4, the first time he had participated in team drills since December 2016. He originally injured his shoulder in Week 3 of the 2015 season at Tennessee. Luck was coming off perhaps his best overall performance in his six-year National Football League career after playing in just seven games in 2015 due to a variety of injuries that ... (more...)
Talented Auburn offensive line could pose problems for Georgia defense Talented Auburn offensive line could pose problems for Georgia defense
- November 11, 2017

In 2013, No. 8 Auburn found itself on the brink of collapse as No. 25 Georgia wiped away a 20-point deficit to take a 38-37 lead. Auburn coach Gus Malzahn desperately needs a big win against a rival opponent after several years of fading in November. (more...)