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Alexis Sanchez chooses between Manchester City and Real Madrid Alexis Sanchez chooses between Manchester City and Real Madrid
- September 16, 2017

Sanchez has one year remaining on his contract at Arsenal, and was eager to leave the club this summer. City were confident of getting the forward, but a deal broke down on deadline day as Arsenal claimed they failed to land Monaco star Thomas Lemar . (more...)
Antonio Conte: Chelsea can beat Arsenal if no one is sent off Antonio Conte: Chelsea can beat Arsenal if no one is sent off
- September 16, 2017

Moses received a second booking for diving in the first match while Pedro was shown a straight red card for a late tackle on Mohamed Elneny in the second, and Conte is keen to avoid giving the Gunners a potentially decisive man advantage for the third time in a row. (more...)
Morata tells Chelsea fans to stop anti-Semitic chant
- September 16, 2017

Morata is already proving to be a hit at Stamford Bridge. While talking to Daily Mail , Morata said, "I had various offers this summer, not only Chelsea and Manchester United but also from different leagues". He stated, "I spoke with Conte several times - and not only this summer". He added: "I watched the game and (Arsenal boss Arsene) Wenger rotated a lot of players, a lot of players rested for the game against us". (more...)
Indians come back to win 22nd straight game Indians come back to win 22nd straight game
- September 16, 2017

The debate is over the 1916 New York Giants . Starting pitcher Trevor Bauer (16-9) was OK, exiting in the sixth inning of a 3-3 tie, and one runner on base. MVP candidate Jose Ramirez hit a two-run homer in third, and given the events of the past three-plus weeks, you would be forgiven for figuring that sewed it up for the Indians. (more...)
Terry set to return to Bucks for another season Terry set to return to Bucks for another season
- September 16, 2017

Jason Terry isn't done shooting his shot just yet. It will be the 6-foot-2 guard's second year with Milwaukee, where in 2016-17 he averaged 4.1 points, 1.4 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 74 games, playing 18.4 minutes per game off the bench. Milwaukee is the sixth franchise that Jason Terry has played for as a pro, with his career beginning as a member of the Atlanta Hawks during the 1999-00 season. (more...)
Wenger unconcerned by ArsenalĀ“s Stamford Bridge struggles Wenger unconcerned by ArsenalĀ“s Stamford Bridge struggles
- September 16, 2017

Arsene Wenger's men came out fighting in the second half, with substitute Sead Kolasinac pulling them level. According to latest statistics, almost 2,000 football-related arrests were made in the 2015-16 season at matches in England and Wales, a 1% increase on the previous and the first rise for three years. (more...)
Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Man United v Everton Mark Lawrenson states his prediction for Man United v Everton
- September 16, 2017

The Red Devils head into the game looking to bounce back from their 2-2 draw against Stoke City in the top flight last week as they dropped their first Premier League points of the season. Now, Fellaini is in line for a start against his former club Everton, who looked abject in their Champions League game, and who United are expecting to beat. (more...)
South African batsmen JP Duminy calls time on Test career South African batsmen JP Duminy calls time on Test career
- September 16, 2017

In yet another blow to Cricket South Africa , their star all-rounder JP Duminy has chose to quit Test cricket, reported Reuters on Saturday afternoon. Duminy, who got the axe from the South African team post his poor performance in the first of the four-match series against England in July earlier this year, made a decision to focus on limited-overs cricket hereafter, opting out of the opening round of first-class fixtures. (more...)
Sabchez strikes out 11 as Tigers walk off White Sox Sabchez strikes out 11 as Tigers walk off White Sox
- September 16, 2017

The bottom of the eighth inning ended with former Tiger Al Alburquerque striking out Miguel Cabrera. Sanchez was not rewarded for his efforts with a win, but Tyler Collins gave the Tigers a late lead when he hit his fifth home run of the season - and first since he was designated for assignment in late May - on a first-pitch fastball in the seventh inning. (more...)
Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata reveals why he had to quit Real Madrid Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata reveals why he had to quit Real Madrid
- September 16, 2017

It was Conte who signed Morata for Juventus, but the duo never got the chance to work together as the Italian left shortly after the striker arrived at the club. At the start of the summer, I didn't know that Chelsea were interested in me. "You need to be in good condition to play here and approach every match with a good mentality. (more...)
Arsenal hero Merson: Ozil couldn't get a game at Chelsea Arsenal hero Merson: Ozil couldn't get a game at Chelsea
- September 16, 2017

Arsenal take on Chelsea on Sunday and now, Merson has selected what he thinks is the strongest IX made up of the two teams. Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez will reportedly snub apparent interest from Real Madrid to make sure he eventually gets the move to Manchester City next summer he so desperately wanted to happen on transfer deadline day last month. (more...)
Anti-doping bodies want Russian Federation ban
- September 16, 2017

NADO leaders also said Russian Federation shouldn't be cleared to participate unless the country either proved it could refute or took full responsibility for the report's findings, which allege Russian Federation ran a state-sponsored doping program for years. (more...)
India vs Australia series 2017: 5 players to watch out for India vs Australia series 2017: 5 players to watch out for
- September 16, 2017

Rahane fine-tuned his batting against Hardik Pandya , under the watchful eyes of chief coach Ravi Shastri. It's been almost a week since Australia landed in Chennai ahead of the first ODI and there have been as many as five interactions leading up to the opening match. (more...)
Ulster Score A Superb Late Try To Down Scarlets Ulster Score A Superb Late Try To Down Scarlets
- September 16, 2017

Both a standing ovation and a minute's silence was observed for the former Ulster centre, who passed away five years ago today in an accident on the family farm, along with father Noel and brother Graham. A late tackle on Lealiifano won them yet more possession in Scarlets territory, from where Cooney added his fourth penalty of the game on 51 minutes. (more...)
Eagles vs. Chiefs: Betting odds swing in Kansas City's favor Eagles vs. Chiefs: Betting odds swing in Kansas City's favor
- September 16, 2017

Opening up on a national stage in one of the hardest places to win, and the Chiefs came out of the week looking like the best team in the league. "Nelson is fast, explosive, good off the line vs. Defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz probably spent a lot of time this week game planning for those guys, but Andy Reid and the Chiefs, who opened on Thursday night, had a couple extra days to prepare. (more...)
Newcastle United handed huge boost ahead of Stoke City clash Newcastle United handed huge boost ahead of Stoke City clash
- September 16, 2017

As a result, last season's leading goalscorer finds himself still on the Magpies' books, and while he is likely to be on the substitutes' bench this afternoon with Benitez set to keep faith with Joselu, who will be facing his former club, Gayle could still have an important role to play in the remainder of the season. (more...)
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...)