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India all out 307, Australia need 323 to win first Test

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For all that has been said, not all doors are closed for the hosts yet as their frontline spinner Nathan Lyon spoke to the media on Sunday evening and expressed his belief that Australia can still turn things around. "It's just about coming out tomorrow, winning the first ball, the first over, the first hour", said Lyon. "We'll have to come hard at Australia and keep the same patience", Rahane said on Fox Cricket . Read More »

1st Test: India in promising position after Day 3

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He added that Pujara was key. "A great knock and hopefully he continues tomorrow". The highest successful run chase in a Test at the venue is Australia's 6-315, achieved in 1902 against England, while no side has chased down more than 236 since West Indies in 1982. Read More »

Klopp and Howe united in appreciation for Salah

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The victory took Liverpool to the top of the Premier League table ahead of Manchester City's match against Chelsea later today. Klopp's side need to win either 1-0 or by two clear goals to progress to the last 16 of the competition, after losing to Napoli earlier in the campaign. Read More »

Lakers working to acquire Ariza

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The Suns, meanwhile, are seeking a guard and a draft pick in exchange for Ariza. You also cannot rule out Lakers forward Brandon Ingram and forward Michael Beasley being in a deal-reports show the Lakers have had their names in trade talks as of late. Read More »

Dolphins defeat Patriots on miraculous final play

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But, aided by some clutch blocking downfield, Drake somehow managed to evade a number of Patriots as he changed direction several times before sprinting clear of the likes of Rob Gronkowski to complete one of the most freaky touchdowns of the 2018 season, earning Miami a 34-33 victory. Read More »

Kevin Durant offers rare hint on future: It's 'toxic' around LeBron James

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With the trade restriction being lifted in a week, speculation has tied Anthony to the Lakers yet again. The San Antonio Spurs are convinced of it. Anthony could be waived at any moment but is not eligible to be traded until Saturday, Dec. 15. Most NBA fans will agree that LeBron James has been the best overall player in the NBA for the better part of the last decade, and since Kobe Bryant entered his retirement years, James has been the consensus choice as the league's best among ... Read More »

Unai Emery happy with 'tough victory' for Arsenal against Huddersfield

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The Gunners stretched their unbeaten run to 21 games but had looked set to drop two points at the Emirates Stadium before Torreira's spectacular overhead kick seven minutes from time. Speaking after the game, Emery insisted that he will not tolerate such behaviour from his players. In the midst of such performances, what can be easily forgotten is the fact that Torreira actually had a particularly slow start to life at the Emirates - having had to play his way into the team despite being one ... Read More »

Paul Millsap has broken toe on right foot, report says

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Not only did the Nuggets start the season without free agent signee Isaiah Thomas , 2018 first round draft pick Michael Porter Jr and second round pick Jarred Vanderbilt, they've also been without Will Barton and Gary Harris recently suffered a hip injury that's been listed as day-to-day for the moment. Read More »

River Plate wins Copa Libertadores final in Madrid

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Almost a month after the first leg was played in Argentina, River came from behind to defeat Boca 3-1 in the second leg after extra time to win South America's equivalent of the Champions League 5-3 on aggregate. "If they really love him, the move would be ideal for both the player and Real Madrid ". Over three hours later, fans of Boca Juniors landed and were escorted by the police to a subway station. Read More »

Kelvin Benjamin reportedly visiting Chiefs Thursday

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Instead, he's a free agent now. Benjamin, a vested veteran, has a base salary of $8.459 million. The 27-year-old Benjamin was relased by the Buffalo Bills on Tuesday and had gone unclaimed on waivers. He flourished in his first season with the Panthers, racking up over 1,000 yards and nine touchdowns. Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid confirmed that receiver Sammy Watkins tweeked his injured right foot during Thursday's practice. Read More »

Lionel Messi's Free-Kick Magic Keeps Barcelona On Top Read In

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Messi began the rout in the 17th minute with a perfectly placed free-kick that arched past a desperate Diego Lopez , and followed that up by keeping possession under intense pressure before providing the pass for Dembele from which the French attacker curled in a fine second. Read More »

PSG to beat City and Barcelona to sign 'The Next Big Thing'

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Both teams narrowed down one youngster from Ajax . The 21-year-old hinted that he has been watching the Premier League leaders and Chelsea this season. In an interview with The Guardian on Thursday, De Jong admitted he is uncertain over where his future lies. I don't pay attention to it. "You have to do your defensive work but I like to see players who understand the game, players with a lot of vision". Read More »

Red Sox, Nathan Eovaldi Appear To Be Closing In On Deal

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Eovaldi , who was traded to the Red Sox in July for Jalen Beeks, posted a 2-1 record in the postseason with a 1.61 ERA over 22 1/3 innings. Following the trade , he went 2-0 against the Yankees with a 0.39 ERA in four starts against NY including his win in Game 3 of the ALDS. Read More »

Heisman Trophy history: three quarterbacks of color

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This is the sixth time in the past 15 seasons that different quarterbacks took home the Maxwell and Davey O'Brien awards, and in four of the previous five times the Heisman went to the O'Brien victor. The last five Walter Camp winners won the Heisman Trophy and the last four Maxwell winners have won the Heisman. Murray joins Baker Mayfield (2017), Josh Heupel (2000), Jason White (2003) and Sam Bradford (2008) as previous winners from Oklahoma. Read More »

New boss Hasenhuttl watches Southampton thumping by Spurs

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A new coach will take the team tomorrow, and the agreement was signed two and a half years. The first hour will have been extremely uncomfortable viewing as Spurs threatened to run riot, leading 3-0 through goals from Harry Kane, Lucas Moura and Heung-Min Son, before the Saints produced a spirited response, with Charlie Austin bagging a late consolation. Read More »

Pele: Lionel Messi nowhere near as good as Maradona and myself

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The five-time Ballon d'Or victor does not have the all-round game that he and Maradona once possessed, according to the Brazilian. Speaking in an interview with Brazilian newspaper Folha de Sao Paulo , Pele dismissively looked upon the Barcelona captain as having just the "one skill". Read More »

Deal done: Matthew Dellavedova headed back to Cleveland via trade

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In 215 career games (31 starts) with the Cavs, he averaged 5.7 points and 3.4 assists in 21.0 minutes per game. Safe to say all of Cleveland is thrilled to have Matthew Dellavedova back with the Cavs. "We wish Jason the best moving forward and appreciate the value he brought to our team as a great teammate and true professional". On the surface, Dellavedova's stats of 1.7 points per game on 32 percent shooting don't indicate that he will move the needle for the Cleveland Cavaliers. Read More »

Cardinals Trade For Paul Goldschmidt

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Louis Cardinals and the Chicago White Sox on May 2, 2018 in St Louis, Missouri. "So Cardinals fans are lucky to be getting a superstar like Goldy". Kelly has struggled immensely in 63 big league games but is still just 24 years of age. Arizona will also receive a 2019 competitive balance Round B draft pick. Read More »

Derek Fisher To Become Head Coach Of LA Sparks

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Fisher played 13 seasons as the Los Angeles Lakers point guard over two stints from 1996 to 2012. Fisher, who helped the Lakers win five National Basketball Association titles, coached the New York Knicks from 2014 to 2016. Agler had previously led the Sparks a WNBA championship in 2016. That being said, Fisher's a midseason firing after compiling a 40-96 record in one-plus seasons marred his tenure in NY. Read More »

City won't be rattled by Reds pursuit, says Klopp

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Bournemouth welcome Liverpool to the Vitality Stadium this coming Saturday in what is the early kick off in the Premier League. "I was a bit confused", Dyche stated ahead of Burnley's clash with Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday. We will see what we will do but we have other options of course. That should give Solanke hope that all is not lost this season and it's easy to forget he did play 27 times in the senior team last season under Klopp. Read More »

MLB's Jose Castillo, Luis Valbuena Killed in Car Crash

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Castillo last played in the big leagues in 2008, appearing in 15 games for the Houston Astros . Valbuena, 33, joined the Major League Baseball in 2008. "Our thoughts and prayers are with their loved ones during this time of grief", the Angels said in a statement. Castillo, in the meantime, had a mildly successful Major League Baseball career but did receive extended playing time in Latin America, where he'd made a name for himself since 2008. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United boss happy at club, says agent

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is "very happy" and "fully committed" to the club, according to his agent. The Gunners squandered the lead twice at Old Trafford on Wednesday night to settle for a 2-2 draw with Manchester United. This weekend Mourinho's side takes on struggling Fulham in need of a timely Premier League boost, having seen the defeat at swashbuckling league leaders Manchester City followed by draws with Crystal Palace, Southampton and Arsenal. Read More »

Yankees drew their Patrick Corbin line before spurning

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Corbin missed the entire 2014 season and part of the 2015 season with Tommy John surgery. However, if the Phillies were to sign Happ, he would be a nice fill in as a solid third option in the starting rotation behind ace Aaron Nola and former N.L. Read More »

Housekeeper at Trump's New Jersey golf club tells newspaper she is undocumented

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Victorina Morales, a Guatemalan immigrant, says in a bombshell interview that she cleaned Trump's toilet and dusted his golf trophies at the Bedminster club frequently visited by the president. "We sweat it out and attend to his every need and have to put up with his humiliation". The Washington Post said in 2015 that it had interviewed workers during the construction of Trump International Hotel in Washington who said they had entered the country illegally. Read More »

Australian Open gets top 100 men and women

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Her final match previous season was at Flushing Meadows, where her loss to Naomi Osaka was outshined by her controversial rant with umpire Carlos Ramos. The applicants, however, do not include Polish player Agnieszka Radwanska who has recently announced the end of her professional career at 29 years of age. Read More »

Kohli falls as Australia strikes put India on ropes

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Pujara, who arrived at the crease after just two overs, waged a heroic battle against Australia's three-pronged pace attack, comprising Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins, who had accounted for four of India's top five inside 21 overs, including skipper Virat Kohli , who won the toss and elected to bat first. Read More »

Emery proud of Arsenal after Holding, Ramsey injuries mar Old Trafford draw

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Asked if there was still confidence within the dressing room of reaching the top four, Lingard said: "Yeah, I think we believe as a squad". It was a frantic, and at times feisty, encounter at Old Trafford, which saw Emery's Arsenal rack up a 20th unbeaten game in all competitions as another winless league match leaves United off the pace in the top-four hunt. Read More »

Patriots QB Brady finally joins 1000-yard rushing club

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Brady's run came on a third-and-3 play, and he slid at the end of it before signaling first down from the ground. That milestone is Brady eclipsing 1,000 career rushing yards as a QB. But then Brady, who threw his first interception in five games but wasn't sacked for the second straight week, started to stretch the field vertically with Gordon as the Patriots scored on back-to-back possessions bridging the third and fourth quarters to open up a 24-10 lead. Read More »