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Chelsea player ratings following Arsenal humiliation


The Italian boss criticized the attitude shown by his squad on the night and said that it was time for some serious work for the team. "I found it hard towards the end of last season, I didn't get many opportunities", said Walcott at a pre-match news conference . Read More »

Vin Scully's final call with Dodgers a walkoff home run


That's as good as it gets. The Dodgers charged out of their dugout and surrounded Culberson, jumping up and down. Baltimore starter Dylan Bundy gave up one run in five innings. You know the song, the 'Wind Beneath My Wings, ' and that's what you are. Brandon McCarthy (2-2 3.63 ERA) gets the start for the Dodgers instead of Rich Hill. Read More »

India chooses to bat first vs

While New Zealand's fightback was admirable, with three wickets in the middle session and five after tea, India had a total which already looked very competitive. Indian batsmen went for half-hearted shots, which their bowlers will now have to make up for since they do not have too many runs on the board. In came Kohli to the rapturous chants of his name and got to business straight away, cutting a widish Santner ball to the boundary ropes before pulling Wagner for a leg-side boundary. Read More »

Wide-eyed Leicester face Champions League home bow

Slimani has scored five goals in three games against Porto this year, and Nuno is wary of the Algeria worldwide. "Err, I have to be careful what I say", Simpson told British media. "We got off to a great start in Brugge", he said. This season, no. The first chance the opponents have, they score. It can not be overlooked, however, that Porto have lost 14 and won none of 16 fixtures away to English clubs and they were held 1-1 at home against Copenhagen on matchday one. Read More »

India gives Pakistani envoy proof on Uri attack


India, Pakistan should cease hostilities and negotiate: U.S. was posted in National of TheNews International - on September 27, 2016 and was last updated on September 27, 2016. She said nations that peddle terror must be identified and that such countries should be held to account. She also made a strong pitch for isolating such nations who speak the language of terrorism and for whom sheltering terrorists has become “their calling card”. Read More »

Gambhir replaces injured Rahul against NZ


Gautam Gambhir has 4046 runs in test matches at an average of 42.58 in the 56 matches. He had arrived here on Monday. Gambhir last featured in Tests for Indian on 2014 England tour. However, selectors persisted with Dhawan and Gambhir was ignored. Rahul was ruled out of the remainder of the Test series due to a right hamstring injury. Read More »

Absentee voting begins Tuesday for November 8 election


Almost 83,000 more requests have been received. Now, Ohioans who are registered and show up to vote can be confident that their ballots will be counted instead of thrown out. If you're a registered military or overseas voter and don't receive your requested state ballot early enough to submit it on time , you can go to the FVAP website and use the backup ballot called the Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot. Read More »

McGregor to fight Alvarez for lightweight title at UFC 205

UFC 205 is a chance for the promotion to showcase a megacard in a way it failed to do earlier this year in Las Vegas when McGregor was pulled from UFC 200 . Alvarez won, and got his title shot. "This fight made sense". However, the UFC is sacrificing competitive credibility in the process. Dana White had previously said on multiple occasions that he would like McGregor to rematch Jose Aldo and defend his the featherweight title. Read More »

Ronda Rousey Finally Wants That UFC Superfight Against Cris Cyborg To Happen


Justino (17-1, 1 NC), since signing a contract with Zuffa, has fought her last two bouts at 140, looking gaunt at weigh-ins before defeating opponents Leslie Smith and Lina Lansberg, respectively. Rousey has not fought since the loss, but could return before the end of 2016. "I don't think so, I think, first of all, there aren't enough 145-pound female fighters to start a 145-pound division", he said. Read More »

Nathan MacKinnon's filthy OTGWG against Sweden — NSFW

So as Canada prepares to play Russian Federation in the first semi-final Saturday, which will be followed by a Sweden-Europe match in the second semi-final Sunday, all that's left for Team North America to ponder is if its crowd-pleasing brand of hockey has earned it a place in future World Cups. Read More »

No. 23 Georgia RB Chubb injures ankle against Mississippi

Ole Miss (2-2, 1-1 SEC) posted 510 yards of total offense against Georgia (3-1, 1-1 SEC) and forced two Bulldogs turnovers, as the Rebels scored their most points ever against UGA. "I don't think we prepared well, and we didn't have our mindset good enough going into the game. If Ole Miss wants to keep Georgia in check, they'll need to keep track of the 5'10" junior and stop him every chance they get. Read More »

Surprise, Surprise: Donald Trump Believes The Presidential Debate Was Rigged

Clinton blasted Trump again the day after a forceful performance in the first of three scheduled presidential debates ahead of the November 8 election. "That person was a Miss Universe person, and she was the worst we ever had". "You feel good tonight?" 'And they also gave me a defective mic , did you notice that?' Trump told reporters . Read More »

Huskers DaiShon Neal, Michael Rose-Ivey, Mohamed Barry kneel during national anthem


Rose-Ivey said that he did not expect "the enormous amount of hateful, racially-motivated comments we received from friends, peers, fans, members of the media and others about the method of protest". More hate has come from Mike Ditka, who said he has "no respect" for movement leader and 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick . One of those players, sophomore Zack Darlington, said Monday, "I know how sacred our flag is, so I wasn't going to let it touch the ground - not on my watch". Read More »

Injuries piling up for Browns after just 2 games

Cleveland Browns rookie quarterback Cody Kessler will reportedly start Sunday against the Miami Dolphins, as Browns veteran quarterback Josh McCown is now dealing with a shoulder injury, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter . McCowns two sons, who are both playing quarterback in middle school, attended the game. I feel fortunate to come out of the game healthy. "You would love to have that luxury (of signing a veteran), but sometimes, you're not afforded that so we'll do whatever we need to ... Read More »

Offense hums early before Packers hold off Lions 34-27

Credit is due head coach Mike McCarthy, who clearly made some adjustments to his game plan this week. Aaron Rodgers threw for 205 yards and four touchdowns, including two in the first half to Jordy Nelson , and Green Bay snapped out of its offensive funk Sunday before holding off Detroit, 34-27. Read More »

Jags Fall To 0-3 Following A Sloppy Loss To The Ravens

With under 12 minutes remaining, Baltimore's Devin Hester (a former Miami Hurricane and arguably the NFL's greatest kick returner ever) fumbled a punt, which Jacksonville recovered and turned into a field goal for a 17-16 lead. They fell 27-23 to the Green Bay Packers in their season opener. "We wanted to say, 'All right, let's turn it.' That's why it's disappointing"'. The team played not to lose, and as what happens more often than not when you do that, they lost. Read More »

Liverpool roll over Hull at Anfield to jump into top four

They took the lead through England global Adam Lallana and the game was basically killed off in the 29th minute when Ahmed Elmohamady was sent off for handling in the box. "Honestly, since I am here Adam is the player you saw against Hull", Klopp said . "The performance in every game you know it is us that were playing - even Burnley wasn't too bad a performance, it was the final third that let us down. Read More »

Courtois: Chelsea couldn't cope with Liverpool's pressing

Without the injured John Terry, Chelsea's defense suffered, and a cross from Philippe Coutinho found four Liverpool players unmarked at the far post, allowing Dejan Lovren to turn past Thibaut Courtois. We need this player there in the centre who we can play with and if there's a ball behind the line sometimes, so that we can go there and can push up in the last line. Read More »

5 shot, 1 killed, after argument at Illinois party


On Sunday, at around 00:38 a.m. (05:38 GMT) Champaign police officers received reports of shots fired near the University of IL. A person fleeing the gunfire was hit by a vehicle on Green Street and suffered minor injuries. According to the police, at around 1:08 a.m. (06:08 GMT) another report of gunfire was received from another location in Champaign. Authorities are searching for a suspect in both incidents as well as the driver in the auto crash. Read More »

Reed kicks game-winning field goal as Duke beats Notre Dame


Now a college football and NFL game analyst for FOX Sports, he completed 184-of-353 pass attempts (52.1 percent) for 1,902 yards, 10 touchdowns, and nine interceptions. The Duke passing defense played well enough, holding Irish freshman quarterback Jimmy Clausen to 16-32 passing and 194 yards. DARTMOUTH 35, HOLY CROSS 10: Jack Heneghan passed for 240 yards and one touchdown for Dartmouth (2-0) against Holy Cross (1-3) at Worcester, Massachusetts. Read More »

LSU fires head coach Les Miles, offensive coordinator Cam Cameron


LSU has not finished a season ranked in the top 10 since losing the BCS championship game following the 2011 season. Defensive line coach Ed Orgeron will take over as interim head coach. Both of LSU's losses came against unranked teams, on the road. LSU's regular season finale, a win over Texas A&M, is considered to have saved his job. Read More »

Chun, Park share first-round lead at Evian Championship

Chun took a two-shot advantage Friday at the halfway stage of the Evian Championship, the fifth and final major tournament of the women's season. World Number One Lydia Ko saw her chances of a title defence evaporate with a 4-over 75 which included six bogies and just two birdies. Read More »

Sano, Duffey lead Twins to 3-2 win over Mariners


Nelson Cruz had a big homer in the fourth inning, but that was all the Seattle Mariners' struggling offense could muster. A homer from Jorge Polanco , a fielder's choice RBI by Logan Schafer , and a go-ahead solo dong via Miguel Sano . Tonight's game? Two hours, six minutes. "Got behind a couple times, but defense bailed me out, had some good plays in the outfield and scored enough to win". Read More »

Klitschko-Fury rematch postponed again


Fury has been deemed "medically unfit" to defend his WBA and WBO heavyweight titles, which he won from the Ukrainian last November in the original fight. He said: 'If this is what boxing's doing, I don't want it'". "I think because of the witch hunt against him, the recent [drug] allegations and everything else has just put him over the edge". Read More »

Walcott bigs up hard working Arsenal

You can't be 20 years somewhere and not care. "Today was one of those moments as a manager when you think: "'Today is a great day.' In the first half it was almost flawless. They have added a solitary point after three consecutive wins at the start of the campaign and are now down in eighth, below Crystal Palace on goal difference. Read More »

Jets' Marshall likely game-time call with ailing knee, foot

Unless Brandon Marshall is playing possum, there is a realistic chance the Jets will be without their six-time Pro Bowl wide receiver Sunday in Kansas City, Mo. Marshall said he injured the foot on the same play. They're in our division, so you're watching, and you see what's going on. We have a really good team. Read More »

Alabama RB Damien Harris suffers ankle injury


The Alabama Crimson Tide dominated the Kent State Golden Flashes today, but they could have taken a big hit in the first quarter. Coming into the game, Harris had rushed for 327 yards and 1 touchdown on 36 carries. The above average defense of Kent State, by MAC standards anyway, never had a chance to pose problems for Bama. The Rebels finished with 520 yards of offense, including 335 total yards and three TDs from Chad Kelly. Read More »