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Wells On Bench as Burnley Defeat Stoke 1-0 Wells On Bench as Burnley Defeat Stoke 1-0
- December 13, 2017

A drop-off in league position is practically inevitable but a top-half finish would be nothing less than Burnley deserve, establishing themselves as a common theme in the Premier League rather than an anomaly destined for the Championship . (more...)
Zinedine Zidane eyes Club World Cup glory to kickstart season
- December 13, 2017

I've played in two Club World Cups and won them both, but it was hard. The Champions League holders, who arrived in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, are preparing for Wednesday's Club World Cup semifinal against hosts Al Jazira. "It's going to be alright". 'I've been here for many years and everything's been tough. "We do what we have to do", Marcelo said on Tuesday, when asked if he was motivated by matching the Catalans' record three titles. (more...)
Sri Lanka won 1st ODI by 7 wickets Sri Lanka won 1st ODI by 7 wickets
- December 13, 2017

While this might not prove to be a match-winning total, we take a look at some of other instances where Dhoni has proven to be indispensable for the team and played some match winning knocks.1. "If you notice, any bowler bowling in that channel would have got wickets". "He knows what to do in these conditions". It is an eye-opener, we will learn from it. (more...)
Former Chicago Bears Return Star Devin Hester Announces Retirement Former Chicago Bears Return Star Devin Hester Announces Retirement
- December 12, 2017

That's Hall of Fame stuff. To a generation that missed out on watching Deon Sanders, Devin Hester made up for it. Hester quickly made a name for himself in his first two seasons in the National Football League with seven punt return touchdowns and four kickoff return touchdowns leading to teams to alter the way they handle special teams against the Bears. (more...)
Pogba: Could've joined Madrid, but… Pogba: Could've joined Madrid, but…
- December 12, 2017

Asked why Mourinho is "the Special One", he said: "Because he's special". The 28-year-old has been kept out of Real Madrid's last eight La Liga games with recurring calf and hamstring problems. I saw him in Madrid when we played there", the Argentine coach said, quoted by Football.London . I'm sure we can do that so I'm going to give my best until we arrive there'. (more...)
FSU tight ends coach Tim Brewster follows Jimbo Fisher to Texas A&M FSU tight ends coach Tim Brewster follows Jimbo Fisher to Texas A&M
- December 12, 2017

The latest to join Fisher in College Station is tight ends coach and recruiting coordinator Tim Brewster. "I will now join Jimbo in College Station", Brewster tweeted. Taggart and other remaining coaches on the Seminoles staff are trying to salvage FSU's 2018 recruiting class, which is ranked seventh in the ACC and 37th nationally, before the new early signing period on December 20. (more...)
Everton boss Allardyce takes a swipe at Liverpool legend Everton boss Allardyce takes a swipe at Liverpool legend
- December 12, 2017

A Wayne Rooney penalty 13 minutes from time secured a 1-1 draw for Everton , who spent long periods on the backfoot either side of Mohamed Salah's 42nd-minute opener. 'If every player is honest enough when I can finally get through the one-on-ones, they (will) tell me if they want to stay or they don't, ' said Allardyce. (more...)
Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl Oscar Pistorius injured in prison brawl
- December 12, 2017

No other serious injuries were reported, the spokesman said. The incident happened last Wednesday. Singabakho Nxumalo, a spokesman from the department of correctional services, was quoted as saying this by the Times newspaper. Last month, his original sentence was more than doubled by the Supreme Court of Appeal after a court ruled it was too lenient. Pistorius pleaded not guilty in his 2014 trial after Steenkamp was shot dead on Valentine's Day in 2013, claiming that he had mistaken ... (more...)
Chelsea still want Everton midfielder Ross Barkley Chelsea still want Everton midfielder Ross Barkley
- December 12, 2017

Ross Barkley has been identified as a target by the west London side. Tottenham remain interested too, with Barkley seeking game time away from Goodison Park. Chelsea is looking to convince him to move to the Stamford Bridge instead. Antonio Conte's tactical switch towards a five-man midfield would offer more opportunities for a player of Barkley's style and ease the workload on Cesc Fabregas. (more...)
Banco Bradesco SA (NYSE:BBD) Shares Sold by Trilogy Global Advisors LP
- December 12, 2017

Buyout firms' interest in Brazilian targets is growing stronger as interest rates head to all-time lows, a senior executive at the nation's No. 3 listed bank Banco Bradesco SA recently said. Banco Bradesco's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is now 8.00%. The consensus recommendation - averaging the work of 22 analysts - of 2.3 for The Wendy's Company (WEN ) points to moderate case. (more...)
Chris Gayle hits record sixes in Bangladesh Premier League final Chris Gayle hits record sixes in Bangladesh Premier League final
- December 12, 2017

Gayle, who has now struck 819 sixes in T20 cricket, last played a T20 global for West Indies in September and his last Test match was against Bangladesh in 2014. Playing at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Sunday, Charles belted nine fours and seven sixes in a 63-ball knock while New Zealander Brendon McCullum blasted 78 from 46 deliveries, with a four and nine spectacular sixes. (more...)
Jana Kramer Reveals Miscarriage Jana Kramer Reveals Miscarriage
- December 12, 2017

In the caption, Kramer poured her heart out as she talked about losing her baby before it was even born. The 34-year-old One Tree Hill vet wrote: '1-3 Today I am 1-3. Later in the post, Kramer offered herself up as a support system for other women - and men - grieving miscarriages . The singer-actress posted the painful news on Instagram this past Saturday. (more...)
Mohamed Salah is biggest threat in Premier League - Sam Allardyce Mohamed Salah is biggest threat in Premier League - Sam Allardyce
- December 12, 2017

Liverpool haven't been scoring one or two, they have scored five or seven. "That's exactly what they did". 'Liverpool had scored 12 goals in last two games and my responsibilities were to frustrate - I make no apologies for that, said Allardyce at his press conference on Tuesday. (more...)
Here's Seahawks' playoff position ahead of Sunday's clash with Rams Here's Seahawks' playoff position ahead of Sunday's clash with Rams
- December 12, 2017

Should the Seahawks beat the Rams but lose to either the Cowboys or Cardinals, they likely won't win the West at 10-6. With the Packers in danger of missing the playoffs for the first time in nine years, the Seahawks, who have their own five-year postseason streak going, could have a huge advantage in experience over the rest of the newbie-filled NFC playoff field - if they can make it. (more...)
Wenger: Talks Still Ongoing With Sanchez And Ozil Wenger: Talks Still Ongoing With Sanchez And Ozil
- December 12, 2017

Wenger , however, recently insisted that neither player would be sold in January and that there was still some hope that they could both stay in north London. Speaking ahead of the Gunners' Wednesday trip to West Ham United in the Premier League, the French boss said conversations are ongoing about a new deal for Ozil, whose Arsenal contract expires in June, per the Mirror's Aaron Flanagan : "Negotiations are always going on with everybody". (more...)
Aaron Rodgers - Green Bay Packers - 2017 Player Profile Aaron Rodgers - Green Bay Packers - 2017 Player Profile
- December 12, 2017

All you want is a chance in this week-to-week crucible called the NFL. Tuesday is game-planning day for the coaching staff, so Rodgers' availability would obviously factor into that process. "I can't give you a timeline", he said. "I was not happy in a lot of areas the way we played". Wilks has not been afraid to go after quarterbacks in his first season since taking over for Sean McDermott as the Panthers' defensive chief. (more...)
Wenger offers sumo solution to City and United after derby bust-up Wenger offers sumo solution to City and United after derby bust-up
- December 12, 2017

Ideally you would commit 200 per cent on the pitch and be an angel after, but it is not always the case". Olivier Giroud came to Arsenal's rescue against Southampton but it remains to be seen whether the striker has done enough to earn his first Premier League start of the season at West Ham United. (more...)
Liverpool face Porto in Champions League last 16
- December 12, 2017

I think it's good for Liverpool . Porto are a strong side, first in the Portuguese league and always good. While United would not fancy their chances of overcoming Manchester City over two legs after their humbling at Old Trafford on Sunday, they could reach the final of this competition without the need to beat Guardiola's side as Mourinho's brand of attritional football is hugely effective at the back end of a competition where away goals can be so significant. (more...)
Baby born mid-air during PIA's Multan bound flight Baby born mid-air during PIA's Multan bound flight
- December 12, 2017

A attractive baby girl was born! As congratulations poured in for the parents, some questioned why the woman was allowed air-travel if she was full-term. Earlier this year, an Indian woman went into premature labour on a Jet Aiways flight between Dammam, Saudi Arabia, and Kochi, India. It's not known how many weeks' pregnant the expectant mother was, but according to the PIA website, women can not travel with the airline if they are more than 27 weeks' pregnant. (more...)
Daniel Sturridge Could Be Set For La Liga Switch Daniel Sturridge Could Be Set For La Liga Switch
- December 12, 2017

Despite enjoying a relatively injury-free 2017-18 season so far, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has afforded Sturridge, 28, only five Premier League starts in the campaign. As such, Sturridge may be allowed to leave in the January transfer window, and the Reds will likely be much more open to him joining a club overseas-like Valencia or Betis-than a direct Premier League rival. (more...)
Rumour Mongering: Liverpool Back In For Thomas Lemar Rumour Mongering: Liverpool Back In For Thomas Lemar
- December 12, 2017

However, they quickly withdrew the offer, likely due to an inability to come to personal terms with the player. Liverpool had shown interest earlier in the window but had a £72m bid rejected and Monaco stand to earn even more from Lemar's departure in 2018. (more...)
Jeff Horn plays down concerns over weight cut Jeff Horn plays down concerns over weight cut
- December 12, 2017

When famed boxing ring announcer Michael Buffer is at your weigh-in, you know you've made it as a fighter. "I'll bite him (if he does head-butt) - let's get on with it", Corcoran laughed. A titter of laughter went around the packed press conference at the Brisbane Convention Centre , the venue for tomorrow night's fight, before 73-year-old Buffer went on, seemingly unflustered as always. (more...)
Tottenham v Juventus: Everything you need to know about Champions League clash Tottenham v Juventus: Everything you need to know about Champions League clash
- December 12, 2017

England worldwide Kane - with six goals in the group stage and another 12 in the Premier League - is not afraid of anyone. " Spurs are a young and very talented group but we are Juventus and we can do it". Juventus over the past few years have been known much like Spurs for their strength in all positions. Argentine star Paulo Dybala will pose a constant threat for the Lilywhite's. (more...)
What Furious Mourinho Shouted At City Goalkeeper Ederson In Heavy Tussle What Furious Mourinho Shouted At City Goalkeeper Ederson In Heavy Tussle
- December 12, 2017

There are still 22 matches to be played, meaning that there is still a lot of points to play for. Then he goes and does something even more jaw-dropping - he works to implement a strategy that he thinks will win him a game. We had a game-plan and stuck to it. Where the 22-year-old will go next remains to be seen, though, as there is a £20m asking price on his head as United look to recoup a sizeable chunk of the £30m they paid to Southampton for the left-back in 2014. (more...)
Chelsea to play Barcelona in Champions League Round of 16 Chelsea to play Barcelona in Champions League Round of 16
- December 12, 2017

That quintet suffered just three defeats between them in the group stage and scored 80 goals in total, while reigning English champions Chelsea were the only team not to win their group. Manchester City , meanwhile, will play Basel, and Tottenham have been handed a very challenging draw against 2017 finalists Juventus . While Real's La Liga rivals Barcelona were drawn against Chelsea, Manchester City play Basel. (more...)
CONFIRMED: Rugby Australia appoints Raelene Castle as new CEO CONFIRMED: Rugby Australia appoints Raelene Castle as new CEO
- December 12, 2017

The pair worked together when castle was the cheif executive of Netball New Zealand and Bongard said, having seen her in action, there was a simple answer to why she was so sought after. Castle was the first female CEO of an NRL club. "But it's about building the relationships with the states and the franchises, and making sure we recognise that rugby is an important game right across the country and getting out and about and meeting some of the rugby people and rugby community". (more...)
Patriots, Tom Brady struggle without Gronk; on to Pittsburgh Patriots, Tom Brady struggle without Gronk; on to Pittsburgh
- December 12, 2017

Jarvis Landry had six receptions for 39 yards and two touchdowns while Cutler had his most impressive performance in a victory with the Dolphins. A Brady touchdown pass cut the deficit to 10 points with 13 minutes left, but the Patriots' next three possessions netted 5 yards. (more...)
Sand Springs RB Payton Scott is Gatorade state player of the year Sand Springs RB Payton Scott is Gatorade state player of the year
- December 12, 2017

As announced on Monday morning, Williamson has been selected as Minnesota's Gatorade Player of the Year . He put up silly numbers in 2017, passing 1,622 yards and 20 TDs and rushing for 1,460 yards and 20 TDs. Off-the-field, he has maintained a 3.81 grade point average while volunteering on behalf of a Billings elementary school literacy initiative. He is undecided about his college destination. (more...)
Georgia QB Jake Fromm tweets excitement over Bulldogs' latest commit Georgia QB Jake Fromm tweets excitement over Bulldogs' latest commit
- December 12, 2017

The Bulldogs picked up the 19th member of the class of 2018 on Monday when four-star Houston County OL Trey Hill picked the Bulldogs over Auburn . The Bulldogs were able to edge out Auburn, which sent head coach Gus Malzahn in town for a visit over the weekend. (more...)
NFL Network Suspends On-Air Analysts Amid Sexual Harassment Probe NFL Network Suspends On-Air Analysts Amid Sexual Harassment Probe
- December 12, 2017

In addition to the three suspended analysts, all former NFL players, former network executive producer Eric Weinberger and former NFL Network analyst Donovan McNabb were named in the lawsuit as well. The men named in the suit are not included as defendants. Laura Horton, a lawyer for Cantor, said by phone "it's outrageous conduct and I fully intend to hold the NFL Network responsible". (more...)

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