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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...)
Man City defeat 10-man Liverpool 5-0 Man City defeat 10-man Liverpool 5-0
- September 16, 2017

The Reds almost responded when Mane played in Mohamed Salah, who had the angle one-on-one with Ederson, however the City goalkeeper made an excellent stop at full stretch. "Sadio feels very bad about it". Klopp's City counterpart Pep Guardiola agreed the complexion and balance of the game had been transformed by the red card. (more...)
Mourinho confirms Paul Pogba will miss 'a few matches' with hamstring injury Mourinho confirms Paul Pogba will miss 'a few matches' with hamstring injury
- September 16, 2017

Pogba's injury does mean that some players will be given a chance to prove themselves in the Frenchman's absence, however, with Ander Herrera likely to be called upon, having spent much of the new season on the bench, so far. " Of course we feel sorry that we lose a player but we are calm and confident, because it is an opportunity for people who are ready to take it ". The France worldwide left Old Trafford on crutches and Mourinho is unsure about his absence beyond Sunday's Premier ... (more...)
Isco signs new Real Madrid contract Isco signs new Real Madrid contract
- September 16, 2017

Isco will appear at a press conference on Friday afternoon to sign his new deal, with his former contract set to expire in the summer. The malaga, holder in final of Cardiff in which real Madrid lifted its twelfth "orejona", ties its future to white box, where it landed from Malaga in summer 2013 . (more...)
Pep Guardiola facing injury problems ahead of Watford clash Pep Guardiola facing injury problems ahead of Watford clash
- September 16, 2017

But Guardiola, who surprised many by giving Toure, 34, another year's deal, insists there is nothing sinister going on. I need him and the team needs him. Guardiola said: "Watford are just two points behind us, they made an wonderful start". Watford have made an impressive start to the season under new manager Marco Silva, collecting eight points and remaining unbeaten in their first four games. (more...)
Dolphins WR Stills calls for athletes to support Kaepernick Dolphins WR Stills calls for athletes to support Kaepernick
- September 16, 2017

Stills said he wants to learn more about why players aren't speaking out. "It's fantastic the Eagles owner found it in his heart to have grace for a white player calling black folk (explicit)", King said, alluding to former Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper, who was fined in 2013 for his use of a racial slur. (more...)
Broncos DE Crick to undergo back surgery Broncos DE Crick to undergo back surgery
- September 15, 2017

Crick was carted off the Broncos' practice field midway through camp this year with a back injury that, at the time, was said by head coach Vance Joseph to be a "pretty bad" back spasm. Crick spent his first four seasons with the Houston Texans, starting 31 of 32 games in 2014-15. Rubin played 100 games for the Browns during his first seven seasons, seeing action in at least 12 games during every campaign. (more...)
Raiders T Penn agrees to two-year extension Raiders T Penn agrees to two-year extension
- September 16, 2017

Penn and the Raiders have been negotiating a contract for months. The full details of the deal aren't available, but Rapoport reports that there are guarantees in place for the 2018 season and that Penn will have some of the money in the final year guaranteed as well if he plays well this year. (more...)