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Rajput Regiment soldier martyred in firing by Pakistan along Line of Control

The base attacked serves as the local headquarters of the counter-insurgency military unit and is situated in the vicinity of the fortified Line of Control (LoC), the de facto border that divides Kashmir between India and Pakistan. Toner further said the USA stands by its stance over Kashmir. "There is no concern, the chapter is over", the official said referring to the raid India says it carried out. Read More »

Injured CBs active for Giants; Packers lose another CB


In a league that is tilted toward the passing game, Manning has thrown just two touchdown passes over his past four outings. Nelson dropped a Rodgers' pass on the next play, which the Giants intercepted on the deflection. - Lacy finished with 11 carries for 81 yards, an average of 7.4 yards per carry. The Giants had nine offensive possessions where they couldn't gain 30 or more total yards. Read More »

No. 13 Florida State, Rudolph confident going into bye week


Wake Forest will look to achieve their first ACC win on Saturday, Oct. 15 against Boston College. The junior lost two fumbles on the day, his first multi-fumble game since the 2015 Rose Bowl vs. "It was really disappointing". Lane finished with seven tackles while fellow defensive backs Marquez White and Tavarus McFadden both recorded interceptions in the win. Read More »

Redskins downgrade Jordan Reed, Su'a Cravens to out vs. Eagles

This is a big loss for Washington . Niles Paul is the Redskins third tight end, though 15 of his 54 snaps this season have occurred at fullback. Reed is nearly certainly going to miss this week, and Cousins is facing an Eagles defense which has given up the second-fewest points per game to quarterbacks. Read More »

Fan Throws Beer Bottle at Colin Kaepernick at 49ers vs Bills

Other fans crafted a Kaepernick dummy doll, which they took turns tackling. When Kaepernick took the field, with his now iconic Afro sticking out from the back of his helmet, the rowdy Buffalo crowd showered him with boos. "Obviously, I think he has the skill set and the talent". I think it's a bad thing to do, but I wouldn't lock a person up for doing it. After leading the Niners to the Super Bowl following the 2012 season and the NFC title game the following year, Kaepernick has struggled. Read More »

Austin double extends Southampton unbeaten run


The injury to influential midfielder Steven Defour before the break also hampered the visitors' cause against a Southampton side who are now unbeaten in four league matches and still unbeaten at home this season. Six minutes later, Austin made it 3-0 after Sam McQueen was fouled in the box by Johann Berg Gudmundsson and though Sam Vokes converted a penalty for Burnley with just under 20 minutes to go, it was just a consolation. Read More »

NFL Week 6 Predictions: Carolina Panthers vs. New Orleans Saints 10/16/16


KEYS TO THE GAME: This is a huge game for two franchises who expect to have more than one win apiece at this time , especially the Panthers as they seek some respect to follow up last season's trip to the Super Bowl. Carolina took both games in 2012 and again in 2015 and the teams split in the two seasons in between, giving the Panthers six wins in the past eight meetings - winning three times in their last four visits to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Read More »

Wales - World Cup Qualification UEFA Football - 6 October 2016

Wales' success in reaching the semi-finals of Euro 2016 raised the profile of Welsh football and has seen manager Coleman rub shoulders with some of the major figures in the global game. Indeed perhaps the reason why Bale has been reluctant to show off his ability to throw the ball large distances is because the forward is usually the first one to try and get his lethal head to the ball when it is sent into the danger area. Read More »

Kansas State-Oklahoma Preview Capsule


Despite the hard stretch to begin conference play, the Bears finished 3-1 on the trip to improve to 10-4-1 overall and 3-1-1 in the Big 12. An offensive barrage early in the second half by OU will ultimately overwhelm the Wildcats , though. Read More »

Nigeria's Victor Moses on target - Chelsea 3 Leicester City 0


Dele Alli netted a late equaliser for Tottenham Hotspur as they drew 1-1 at West Bromwich Albion, for who former Tottenham player Nacer Chadli had opened the scoring. "I kept Costa on until the end of the game because he is an important player for us". Chelsea's mastery was nearly underlined with a goal for former Leicester hero, man of the match N'Golo Kante, but his goalbound strike was kept out by Wes Morgan. Read More »

No one's taking partner Thomas Pieters away from me, says Rory McIlroy


The U.S. had not won golf's greatest team event since 2008 at Valhalla in Kentucky. With McIlroy only three years older than Pieters at 27, the duo could now form a Ryder Cup partnership for Europe for years to come. Garcia won the first two holes on the back nine for a 1 up lead, Mickelson responded with a birdie on the toughest hole at No. 12, and it was a battle to the end. Read More »

Arsene Wenger confirms Arsenal will not appeal Granit Xhaka's red card

Arsenal welcome Swansea City to the Emirates Stadium on Saturday afternoon, with Arsene Wenger keeping the same side that won at Burnley last time out. The Swiss worldwide lost the ball in defense, allowing Gylfi Sigurdsson to cut inside onto his left foot and curl a spectacular effort into the top corner past Petr Cech. Read More »

Fernando urges City to get back to winning ways against Everton


I don't know if they'll play for 90 minutes. "Most of the other managers win titles but not in that football". "It is so hard to talk about [retirement], but you can never say that you cannot add many more games". Vincent Kompany picked up a groin injury back on September 21. City will be without Bacary Sagna, with Guardiola hinting he could play another player at right-back rather than recognised choice Pablo Zabaleta. Read More »

Cubs put left-hander Rob Zastryzny on NLCS roster

The Cubs have a star-studded pitching staff and fearful lineup in virtually every offensive category. Whether they get those victories or not is essentially the only way this NLCS is going to be remembered. Club architect Theo Epstein pushed all of his chips in with the off-season signings of Jason Heyward , Ben Zobrist and John Lackey , considered the final pieces to the puzzle. Read More »

Kershaw closes out Nationals as Dodgers rally to advance

Rich Hill starts for the Dodgers against Nationals' Max Scherzer . Now, to continue this run, Ruiz, Chase Utley , Joe Blanton and the rest of the Dodgers will have to get past a heavily favored Cubs team that's two series wins away from the franchise's first world championship since 1908. Read More »

Asia and Europe barred from holding 2026 World Cup

Canada Soccer officials have been on the record about their aspirations to host the tournament, and a possible 2026 bid was incorporated in the organization's 2014-18 strategic plan that encouraged growth of the game in Canada. "The level of quality of football is increasing all over the world", he said. "The decision will be taken at the next council meeting in January", he said. Read More »

Odor's error costs Rangers in 10th, Blue Jays win ALDS

Odor short-hopped his throw to first baseman Mitch Moreland and the ball skipped away, allowing Donaldson to dash home and beat Moreland's throw with a dive across the plate. WASHINGTON - The breeze that gusted in from leftfield Sunday afternoon hit the Nationals with cruel reality as Jose Lobaton stepped to the plate in the fourth inning of Game 2 of the National League Division Series. Read More »

Cowboys, rookie QB Prescott, look to keep rolling vs Packers

To top it off, Elliot has rushed for 130 yards or more in three straight games and leads the National Football League this season in rushing yards and first downs. Skip's latest controversial comment came on Twitter when he stated "his" new Cowboys are better off without Dez Bryant on the team. With WR Randall Cobb stepping up, the Cowboys are challenged to match up across the three-WR formation the Packers roll out. Read More »

Sabres' Evander Kane out weeks with cracked ribs


Buffalo will likely wait until tomorrow to call up a forward since the Rochester Americans are in action tonight. The decision will be made tonight. "It's 25 miles per hour going to a dead stop", Bylsma said. "I know these guys will take care of business while we get healthy". Just being here last night, it's tough to watch the game. You want to be out there so badly with your teammates. Read More »

Dombrowski: Farrell will be back as Red Sox manager in 2017

Cinesport called to ask about the Cleveland Indians' improbable sweep of the Boston Red Sox in an American League Division Series. Our commentators remember some of Ortiz's greatest hits. The tears that flowed freely down his face as he walked off the mound had already told the real story. Crisp hitting a home run 395 feet over the Green Monster in left center was not the most probable outcome, but it will forever be the one recorded in the scorebooks. Read More »

United fans will show Rooney love - Robson


Former Manchester United star Dwight Yorke has branded Gareth Southgate a disgrace for his "disrespectful" treatment of England striker Wayne Rooney. Given his poor recent displays for club and country, there's a debate to be had over whether or not Rooney should be starting games at this point. "It's a real difficult time because he's asked to play all these different positions and gets all the flak he does, yet he tries his hardest every single game". Read More »

Liverpool, Man United warn fans ahead of league clash


Liverpool and Manchester United fans have been warned to cut out their offensive behaviour during Monday's potentially explosive Premier League clash at Anfield. Pogba best impacts games in a more advanced position that he has been playing in so far for United, not necessarily the number 10 role, in which Juan Mata has been very good so far, Paul only requires the freedom to express himself on the pitch and not to be contained only to a box to box role. Read More »

Mickelson calls Sutton, apologizes for criticism


Mickelson and Woods lost both events in which they were paired, and the USA went down in flames, 18½ to 9½. "When players are put in a position to succeed, often times, more often than not, they tend to succeed and when they are put in positions to fail, most of the time they tend to fail", he said Wednesday. Read More »

Scully calls final game in Hall of Fame broadcasting career

Baseball fans in San Francisco were handed signs that said "Thank You Vin" - in Giants orange and black - as they streamed into ATT Park Sunday. - Dodgers Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully received a standing ovation from the crowd at AT&T Park and also got a surprise visit in the booth from Willie Mays in his final game of an historic 67 seasons. Read More »

Wolverines Pounce Rutgers in Largest Win Since 1939

The Scarlet Knights have played 1,319 games - the most in major college football. "We represent something bigger than ourselves, everybody has an opinion, wants to say more ". "They have grinded really hard and they kept a good attitude throughout this game, last game, and I feel really bad for them". Can No. 4 MI go on the road and cover almost a 30-point spread against Rutgers today at 7PM ET? Wisconsin: Quarterback Alex Hornibrook relieved Bart Houston in the second half against ... Read More »

Mickelson still on a high after US Cup win


We asked our spy what he thought about all of this, and when he thought Tiger may play again: "The talk I am hearing from other players, is that he will never compete again". While recovering from potentially career-threatening injuries can be really hard, what can make the comeback even more trying is doubt; the doubt that you might not ever be the player you were and the fact that might not be able to compete with the other golfers in the circuit. Read More »

Sabres' Jack Eichel helped off ice after injuring ankle

The 2015 second-overall draft pick needed help leaving the ice and has injured his ankle. He scored 24 goals and registered 56 points in 81 games as a rookie, which was accompanied by a minus-16 rating. They will now likely slot Zemgus Girgensons, Derek Grant or Sam Reinhart into the No. 2 slot behind Ryan O'Reilly. Balsam said he expects Okposo to participate in a morning skate Thursday, but he is unlikely to play in the opener. Read More »

Pakistan squad announced for test series against West Indies


Veteran batsman Mohammad Hafeez, opening batsman Shan Masood, all-rounder Iftikhar Ahmed, and wicketkeeper-batsman Mohamad Nawaz have been left out of the 14-man squad selected for the 1 Test, which would also be a Day-Night affair - a first in Pakistan's Test history - and would be played with the pink ball. Read More »