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Chelsea won't even need Eden Hazard to beat Arsenal, says Danny Murphy Chelsea won't even need Eden Hazard to beat Arsenal, says Danny Murphy
- September 16, 2017

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that Arsenal are challengers for the title, ahead of Sunday's derby between the two London giants. There is at least a boost for Chelsea in terms of Eden Hazard , with Conte coy yet positive on the player's possible start come the vital Premier League game against Arsenal on the weekend. (more...)
Nike Introduces Cavaliers Statement Edition Uniform Nike Introduces Cavaliers Statement Edition Uniform
- September 16, 2017

Nike looked every uniform in the league and, at the very least, made minor adjustments to all. When Nike took over as the NBA's new jersey brand, they made some changes. The new system, called NikeConnect, is part of both the Swingman jersey and the authentic jerseys that will be available for fans to purchase for $110 and $200, respectively, on September 29. (more...)
Singapore Grand Prix 2017: Daniel Ricciardo leads FP1, Vettel second, Hamilton fourth Singapore Grand Prix 2017: Daniel Ricciardo leads FP1, Vettel second, Hamilton fourth
- September 16, 2017

Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton , who is seeking his third successive victory, was third quickest ahead of Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas . "We target to win races", said Hamilton. "I'm on a mission to go vegan people", he informed his millions of Instagram followers. The McLaren pair will be powered by Renault next year after the British team formally announced their divorce from Honda. (more...)
CBI should question me, not harass my son: P Chidambaram CBI should question me, not harass my son: P Chidambaram
- September 16, 2017

Chidambaram took to Twitter and said that it was sad that the CBI is spreading misinformation. Karti Chidambaram yesterday refused to appear before the investigating agency for questioning in the case, which involves foreign investment clearance to the Aircel-Maxis deal in 2006, when his father was union finance Minister. (more...)
Antonio Conte Blames Red Cards for Chelsea's Last Two Losses to Arsenal Antonio Conte Blames Red Cards for Chelsea's Last Two Losses to Arsenal
- September 16, 2017

To have this type of patience with him is paying off. Conte played down the extra time between games. With Alexis Sanchez scoring a controversial opener for Arsenal and Chelsea's Victor Moses sent off for diving, it was a bitter conclusion to an otherwise flawless first season in charge for Conte. (more...)
'Lucky' ace vaults Day into share of BMW clubhouse lead 'Lucky' ace vaults Day into share of BMW clubhouse lead
- September 16, 2017

Watch the BMW Championship throughout the weekend live on Sky Sports Golf. It has been a hard season for Day but the Australian has clicked into gear at this week's play-off event in IL, heading into the weekend just three shots behind countryman Leishman. (more...)
Revolution Fall 7-0 to Atlanta, Remain Winless on Road Revolution Fall 7-0 to Atlanta, Remain Winless on Road
- September 16, 2017

New England (10-13-5) hasn't won on the road this season. To make matters worse, the remaining schedule for the Revs is tough, with four of their six remaining opponents now sitting in playoff positions. Who needs an MLS Snapshot when a score line reads 4-0 at halftime and the home team finishes the first 45 minutes up two men. Asad would make it 6-0 three minutes later and then Villalba would get Atlanta its place in the record books with a goal in the 90th minute. (more...)
Ricciardo tops practice for Singapore Grand Prix Ricciardo tops practice for Singapore Grand Prix
- September 16, 2017

The decision to split was reportedly attributed to the power unit supplied by Renault to Red Bull , which has been less competitive than that of its rivals Mercedes, and Ferrari . And as if to prove a point, he logged the fastest lap of the afternoon session, a 1:42.489 - a shade quicker than the 1:42.584 that took pole position at the track a year ago. (more...)
Romelu Lukaku Names the 4 Man Utd Legends He Looks Up To Romelu Lukaku Names the 4 Man Utd Legends He Looks Up To
- September 16, 2017

The goal-fest - which, if it continues at its current rate, will mark the most goals-per-game in top teams' fixtures for at least 15 years - has prompted claims from some pundits that Premier League sides have lost the art of defending in the pursuit of attacking excellence. (more...)
Jerry Sandusky's son pleads guilty to sex crimes involving teenage girls Jerry Sandusky's son pleads guilty to sex crimes involving teenage girls
- September 16, 2017

Schultz, 68, is now serving a 6-to-23 month sentence for one count of child endangerment. As part of his plea agreement, he must register as the highest tier sex offender in the commonwealth. The crimes were uncovered late a year ago when a girl told her father that Sandusky had texted her repeatedly, asking her to send him naked photos. (more...)
Cubs survive immature outburst from John Lackey - again Cubs survive immature outburst from John Lackey - again
- September 16, 2017

The goal for the Chicago Cubs is to stay ahead of the Cardinals and Brewers for a few more weeks to capture the NL Central crown. Although coming back from 3.5 games back is a lot easier said than done. "It's a pretty big spot right there", he said. Catcher Willson Contreras provided an even more explosive follow-up after he was ejected, slamming his mask and hitting Baker in the leg. (more...)
Saul Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin both hit the scales at 160lbs Saul Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin both hit the scales at 160lbs
- September 16, 2017

Everything [makes it so]: power, speed, boxing IQ, everything. Canelo Alvarez (L) faces off with Gennady Golovkin during the September 13 press conference ahead of their fight in Las Vegas. We're both ready for a big fight. The first thing I thought about was if you remember Marvin Hagler and John "The Beast" Mugabi. Saunders will defend his WBO middleweight title against Willie Monroe Jr.at London's Copper Box Arena on Saturday night and, as was to be expected, there was an incident ... (more...)
Cesar Azpilicueta One Of World's Best Believes Antonio Conte Cesar Azpilicueta One Of World's Best Believes Antonio Conte
- September 16, 2017

Hazard featured twice for his national side during the recent global break, however, and he was brought off the bench for Chelsea against both Leicester City and Qarabag in the last week. I'm pleased for him. "And in two, three weeks, four weeks, I don't know". "I have another day to reflect and make the best decision for Sunday", Conte said when asked whether the Captain will remain in the line-up against Arsenal . (more...)
Dhoni will play 2019 World Cup, says Shastri Dhoni will play 2019 World Cup, says Shastri
- September 16, 2017

Sehwag gave credit to Kumble for handling an uncomfortable situation admirably. He added, "And the biggest thing was Anil Kumble resigned himself". The BCCI is planning to have similar kind of activity for women's in future too. Dhoni is in the same league as Sunil Gavaskar, Sachin Tendulkar or Kapil Dev. (more...)
Red Sox Fined For Stealing Signs, Yanks Docked Lesser Amount Red Sox Fined For Stealing Signs, Yanks Docked Lesser Amount
- September 16, 2017

The Red Sox responded by accusing New York of using a television camera exclusively to steal signs during games, according to a New York Times report, but the Yankees were not punished. Third, our investigation revealed that Clubs have employed various strategies to decode signs that do not violate our rules. The Sox will be fined an undisclosed amount, but won't be any worse for wear beyond that. (more...)
Rooney's Man United goal hauls likely out of reach for Lukaku - Mourinho Rooney's Man United goal hauls likely out of reach for Lukaku - Mourinho
- September 16, 2017

Speaking at his press-conference, the Portuguese tactician stated that; "I think that he will get the welcome he deserves", said Mourinho. "Sometimes in this country, the word legend comes too easily". He's not playing this weekend. "There are good players more than ready to play so honestly we miss Pogba, we need Pogba, but we have good players - Herrera, Fellaini and Carrick are waiting for a real chance to start the matches". (more...)
Isco: Isco: "My idea was always to be a success at Real Madrid"
- September 16, 2017

And in February, Isco himself admitted that he could consider leaving Los Blancos if the situation remained unchanged. Isco's previous deal was set to expire in the summer of 2018 so reports suggested that Real were also ready to negotiate his departure in order to avoid losing him for free. (more...)
Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Everton Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Everton
- September 16, 2017

The number of appearances, goals, trophies, clearly he's one of the most important players in the history of Manchester United . As always, feel free to post your own Man United starting XI prediction in the comments section, and to opine on any other formations that you've seen online. (more...)
Jose Mourinho: Jose Mourinho: "Luke Shaw is not injured any more"
- September 16, 2017

Despite now reportedly with the senior squad again, Shaw was not included in the squad for Tuesday night's Champions League win over Basel , and Mourinho has suggested that his return to the first team could depend on his form in the reserves. (more...)
Jacoby Brissett expected to start in Week 2 vs. Cardinals Jacoby Brissett expected to start in Week 2 vs. Cardinals
- September 16, 2017

The Indianapolis Colts are expected to start Jacoby Brissett at quarterback over Scott Tolzien in Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals . Palmer said nothing stood out to him, either his mechanics or otherwise, after watching the film, but he's confident he'll play better in Week 2. "I think things are slowing down now", said Williams, who was inactive in Week 1. (more...)