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Led by Manmohan Singh delegation of top Congress leaders arrives in Srinagar Led by Manmohan Singh delegation of top Congress leaders arrives in Srinagar
- September 17, 2017

Apart from Singh, the group comprises former Union home minister P Chidambaram, Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha, Gulam Nabi Azad and AICC general secretary Ambika Soni. Stating said Modi's 90% win in 2014 parliamentary election was because of Kashmir, Azad said, "During the Lok Sabha elections, he exploited sentiments of people by pitching militancy in the state against rest of the country". (more...)
Manchester United's Jose Mourinho declares Premier League toughest EVER! Manchester United's Jose Mourinho declares Premier League toughest EVER!
- September 17, 2017

Last Thursday, Everton in Bergamo started in the group stage of LE against Atalanta, who lost with a score of 3: 0. Lukaku, 24, joined the Red Devils in July, ending a four-season stay at Goodison Park, after the Belgium global scored 25 league goals last season and he has netted six in six in all competitions for United. (more...)
Chelsea v Arsenal - Confirmed lineups - Wenger sufferers massive injury blow Chelsea v Arsenal - Confirmed lineups - Wenger sufferers massive injury blow
- September 17, 2017

The Chilean, who was on the verge of joining Manchester City on transfer deadline day, was the star of the Europa League game against Cologne and scored a superb victor. Alexis Sanchez will feature after playing the whole game on Thursday night, where Theo Walcott (calf) hobbled off. Francis Coquelin (hamstring) and Santi Cazorla (ankle) are definitely out. (more...)
Plunkett and Rashid lead England fight back in Windies T20 Plunkett and Rashid lead England fight back in Windies T20
- September 17, 2017

Brathwaite didn't not feature in the preceding Test series, which England claimed 2-1 after winning the 3rd Test at Lord's. West Indies won by 21 runs as England were bowled out for 155. The West Indies bowling effort was frustratingly slow with frequent delays for ball changes, injuries and tactical talks. Saturday saw Lewis threaten another big score while making fifty off 26 balls, including six fours and three sixes. (more...)
Swansea boss Clement rubbishes attitude concern for Sanches Swansea boss Clement rubbishes attitude concern for Sanches
- September 17, 2017

Swansea have lost 10 out of the last 12 Premier League games against Tottenham and last beat the London club in the English League Cup in 1991. "It's going to be a hard game for us, there's no question about that", he said. Swansea City kept a clean sheet at Wembley Stadium against a Spurs side that scored six goals in their last two games and manager Paul Clement said he was proud of his side, claiming that they were deserving of the point. (more...)
Dhoni, Pandya scintillating knocks help India to 281/7 vs Australia Dhoni, Pandya scintillating knocks help India to 281/7 vs Australia
- September 17, 2017

Rahane managed only five. For Australia , Nathan Coulter-Nile picked three wickets. The ball nestled perfectly in his right hand and the sell-out crowd at Chepauk Stadium was silenced as the superstar batsman departed for a duck. His innings was filled with five fours and five sixes. The Australian feilders, along with captain Steve Smith, looked helpless when Pandya shifted gears, and started to play big shots. (more...)
WAFU Cup: Eagles will be fired up to beat Ghana - Ajiboye WAFU Cup: Eagles will be fired up to beat Ghana - Ajiboye
- September 17, 2017

Nigeria: 1. Esenwa, 2. Gabriel (9. Okpotu 76'), 18. The first half ended scoreless despite the Ghanaians dominating play. In the tenth minute Winnful Cobbina had the first real chance when he drove into the box, beating two defenders before firing narrowly over from the edge of the box. (more...)
Military options against N.Korea effective, overwhelming Military options against N.Korea effective, overwhelming
- September 17, 2017

Earlier, he had flown a smaller Air Force One to Morristown from Joint Base Andrews, arriving in New Jersey at 5:12 p.m. Speaking at Joint Base-Andrews in Camp Springs, Md., Trump said the Air Force "are the ones that own the sky" and have for almost a quarter-century. (more...)
Inter defeats Crotone 2-0 Inter defeats Crotone 2-0
- September 17, 2017

Perisic then grabbed his third league goal of the season late on, striking into the far corner as Crotone were caught out on the break, helping secure all three points for Inter. Radja Nainggolan had gotten the Romans off the mark after 22 minutes under driving rain, with Patrik Schick making his debut and nearly scoring. Roma, last season's runners-up, have six points but have played only three games. (more...)
Yanks give Judge, Frazier thumbs down in 13-5 rout Orioles Yanks give Judge, Frazier thumbs down in 13-5 rout Orioles
- September 17, 2017

The pitching part of Girardi's statement is accurate as the Yankees are outscoring the Orioles 30-10 in this series, but his team's domination of the Orioles is mostly based on offense. "That's a bad combination". Rookie Austin Hays recorded his first hit and first homer with a two-run shot in the ninth off Chasen Shreve. They have 15 games left, 12 of them at home. (more...)
Barcelona switch transfer targets from Philippe Coutinho to Liverpool teammate Sadio Mane Barcelona switch transfer targets from Philippe Coutinho to Liverpool teammate Sadio Mane
- September 17, 2017

Barcelona claimed after the transfer window shut that Liverpool asked for £186million on deadline day to sell him, an assertion which Liverpool quickly rubbished. "I was interested by the offer but now my focus is on having a good season with Liverpool and with the national team", Coutinho told ESPN Brasil . (more...)
Do Extreme Weather Events Change Views on Climate Policies? Do Extreme Weather Events Change Views on Climate Policies?
- September 17, 2017

High carbon states produce large amounts of oil, gas, and coal, and rely on industries that burn lots of fossil fuels. For example, "wind shear", the variations in wind speed and direction with height, can also cause storms under certain circumstances to weaken or to intensify. (more...)
Unbelievable for Liverpool: Naby Keita stars after Burnley disappointment Unbelievable for Liverpool: Naby Keita stars after Burnley disappointment
- September 17, 2017

Opponents don't need to do anything special to score against Liverpool and Burnley's goal was so easily avoidable. Goalkeeper Tom Heaton will be missing in the team Burnley . However, due to some casual defending, the Reds ended up conceding the first goal. While both goals were the result of being in the right place at the right time, this is a very useful trait for a footballer to possess. (more...)
UFC Fight Night 116: Saturday's Card Loses Felipe Arantes-Luke Sanders UFC Fight Night 116: Saturday's Card Loses Felipe Arantes-Luke Sanders
- September 17, 2017

Former UFC middleweight champion Rockhold went one-on-one with former two-division WSOF title holder David Branch. Rockhold finishes Branch in Round 2! After breaking, Branch found some success on the feet, tagging Rockhold with a number of punches as the former champ backpedaled. (more...)
Texas loses to USC, 27-24, in double overtime Texas loses to USC, 27-24, in double overtime
- September 17, 2017

Darnold completed 21 of 26 passes against the Cardinal for 316 yards, four touchdowns and two interceptions, reasserting himself as a top candidate for the Heisman Trophy. Other than USC providing a big target for the Longhorns. After a somewhat sluggish start against Western Michigan, Southern Cal manhandled Stanford, racking up 316 yards through the air and 307 on the ground. (more...)
Liverpool 1/4 to win against Burnley in Saturday's Premier League clash Liverpool 1/4 to win against Burnley in Saturday's Premier League clash
- September 17, 2017

Burnley then took full advantage of their first genuine spell of pressure and possession as Arfield fired home a crisp finish from the edge of the box to put the visitors ahead largely against the run of play. Coutinho looking like Coutinho again in the opening minutes of this game. He goes in between; it was a bouncing ball, they are quicker and they are more used to these situations, they do it more often. (more...)
EPL: Without Mane, Liverpool struggle to 1-1 vs Burnley EPL: Without Mane, Liverpool struggle to 1-1 vs Burnley
- September 17, 2017

Liverpool: Mignolet 6, Alexander-Arnold 7, Matip 6, Klavan 6, Robertson 5, Can 7, Milner 6, Salah 7, Coutinho 7, Firmino 6, Sturridge 6. An unsighted Pope made an excellent save from teenage full-back Trent Alexander-Arnold to cap a memorable afternoon for the young keeper. (more...)
Liverpool vs Burnley Prediction, Lineups Preview [Premier League 17/18 Week 5] Liverpool vs Burnley Prediction, Lineups Preview [Premier League 17/18 Week 5]
- September 17, 2017

It's been a frustrating week for Liverpool after a 5-0 trouncing to Manchester City was followed by a disappointing draw at home to Sevilla in the Champions League. The momentum was back with the Merseysiders and stayed that way after the break as Burnley struggled to gain any sustained possession against a wave of red shirts. (more...)
Coutinho & Sturridge start against Burnley Coutinho & Sturridge start against Burnley
- September 17, 2017

It could have been a baptism of fire as the Reds, showing seven changes to the side that drew 2-2 with Sevilla in the Champions League in mid-week, looked to bounce back from last weekend's 5-0 beating at Manchester City . Today I saw fluid movements, passing between the lines, speed, crosses. "We've got some great confidence from the away games we've had recently and the points we've picked up", Vokes added. (more...)
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Burnley draw feels 'strange' and 'wrong' Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says Burnley draw feels 'strange' and 'wrong'
- September 17, 2017

The Reds have won five of the six Premier League meetings with the sole Burnley success coming at Turf Moor last season. "You can see it in each game and it is so hard to play [against] as all their players show a big desire to defend all the situations and there is not one player in the team who you think "he gambles a little bit". (more...)