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Martin Truex Victorious at Charlotte Motor Speedway and Advances in Playoffs Martin Truex Victorious at Charlotte Motor Speedway and Advances in Playoffs
- October 10, 2017

A few late cautions sent the race into overtime, but by that point, only an absolute catastrophe could have kept him out of Victory Lane. "I just feel like everything is lining up the way we need it to", Truex Jr. Kyle Larson was 10th, Matt Kenseth 11th, Ricky Stenhouse Jr . "A thank you to Joe Gibbs Racing for the chassis and the collaboration - these guys work really well together", noted Truex, who led a total of 91 laps. (more...)
Liverpool's Mane out for up to six weeks Liverpool's Mane out for up to six weeks
- October 10, 2017

Liverpool have announced that Sadio Mane could be out for up to six weeks after picking up an injury on global duty. Mane was taken off with a minute remaining in Senegal's 2-0 World Cup qualifying win over Cape Verde Islands on Saturday. (more...)
Josh Gordon Opens Up About Drug Abuse, Talks Second Chances Josh Gordon Opens Up About Drug Abuse, Talks Second Chances
- October 10, 2017

He was kicked off the team while Gordon was suspended. As a sophomore in October 2010, Gordon and teammate Willie Jefferson were found asleep in a vehicle at a Taco Bell drive-through lane. "Where's coach with my drinks?" he added. Gordon was later suspended indefinitely by Briles in July 2011 after failing a second drug test. Gordon decided earlier this year to check himself into rehab, where he has been working hard to eliminate his addiction to drugs, which took him to a very scary place. (more...)
City Ready To Make R6.4bn Messi Move? City Ready To Make R6.4bn Messi Move?
- October 10, 2017

Argentina faces Ecuador in the thin air of Quito, located at 2,850 meters (9,350 feet) in the Andes-always a trial for visiting teams. Argentina needs a victory to get at least a playoff spot. The sense of anxiety was reflected by La Nacion newspaper. Five-time champion Brazil has already qualified for the tournament in Russian Federation. (more...)
Federer dances with Mickey Mouse in Shanghai Federer dances with Mickey Mouse in Shanghai
- October 10, 2017

Open. 'I'm just happy being here now and it would be nice to pick up another title and get in training and start again the next year and get more chances then'. Federer won two Grand Slam titles at Australian Open and Wimbledon respectively, and with both Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic bothered by injuries, the path was clear for a top spot return. (more...)
Trinidad & Tobago vs USMNT Trinidad & Tobago vs USMNT
- October 10, 2017

Two of Mexico's best attackers did not travel with the national team to Honduras for their CONCACAF World Cup qualifying finale. The USMNT sits in 3rd-place and controls their own World Cup destiny at Trinidad & Tobago. The United States' road to the World Cup is clearer after Friday night when a heroic performance by 19-year-old sensation Christian Pulisic put the Americans on the doorstep of securing a berth in the tournament when he scored on a dazzling, field-long run in the 11th ... (more...)
Frankfurt winger the subject of Mourinho's mystery mission to Austria Frankfurt winger the subject of Mourinho's mystery mission to Austria
- October 10, 2017

Mourinho was photographed at the game wearing a grey baseball cap, which hardly managed to hide his appearance. There has been speculation surrounding the reason behind Mourinho's trip to Vienna. Mourinho wanted to bolster his midfield during the last transfer window and Gacinovic's talent and versatility would appeal to the Portuguese chief. (more...)
Joe Girardi Rumors: Mets 'Open To' Hiring Manager If Fired by Yankees Joe Girardi Rumors: Mets 'Open To' Hiring Manager If Fired by Yankees
- October 10, 2017

Yet there's increasing speculation in the NY media, and in baseball circles, that the Yankees might not offer Girardi an extension. "I'm never anxious about that. The Indians took the first two games of the series, shutting the Yankees out in a 4-0 victory in Game 1 and rallying from five runs down for a one-run, 13-inning triumph in Game 2. (more...)
Man City preparing £357m raid for Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi in January Man City preparing £357m raid for Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi in January
- October 10, 2017

Doubt is inevitably creeping in and the longer Messi goes without agreeing to have his photograph taken signing a contract, the more that will happen. That would completely destroy the previous world record transfer fee that PSG paid out to land Neymar . The Citizens believe that the Argentine would be happy to get reunited with Pep Guardiola at Etihad Stadium and they seem ready to test Barcelona's resolve. (more...)
School Renamed After Mohammed Salah For Guiding Egypt To Russia 2018 School Renamed After Mohammed Salah For Guiding Egypt To Russia 2018
- October 10, 2017

Argentine coach Hector Cuper led Egypt to the African Cup final in February on that return, eventually losing to Cameroon. Salah put Egypt ahead during the second half in Alexandria only for Arnold Bouka Moutou to equalise two minutes from the end of regular time. (more...)
Ballon d´Or nominees: Neymar, Dybala among first names released Ballon d´Or nominees: Neymar, Dybala among first names released
- October 10, 2017

Real Madrid duo Marcelo and Luka Modric, as well as Paulo Dybala of Juventus, also make the nominations. The third batch of names features Harry Kane as the first and likely only Englishman on the list; he is joined by Kevin De Bruyne, Robert Lewandowski, Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea and Roma striker Edin Dzeko. (more...)
NFL Players Association head: No NFL players are disrespecting the flag NFL Players Association head: No NFL players are disrespecting the flag
- October 10, 2017

American President Donald Trump has questioned the tax breaks that the National Football League ( NFL ) receives, amid the national anthem protests that have swept the league. Mr Trump first voiced his anger at the protests, which players say are against racial injustice, but which Mr Trump calls unpatriotic and "disrespectful", last month, soon after the current season started. (more...)
Trump bashes ESPN's ratings, broadcaster who called him a white supremacist Trump bashes ESPN's ratings, broadcaster who called him a white supremacist
- October 10, 2017

Hill suggested on Twitter that fans who disagree with Jones should boycott the team's advertisers and not buy the team's merchandise. Hill, who has always been persona non grata for many conservative ESPN viewers, even before her tweets about Trump became a major story last month, now finds herself in some level of career turmoil as she'll be off the air and presumably social media for the next two weeks during a period in which she'll no doubt be a popular target for criticism. (more...)
Australia 2 Syria 1 (aet, 3-2 agg) Australia 2 Syria 1 (aet, 3-2 agg)
- October 10, 2017

Australia will now face the fourth-placed CONCACAF nation in next month's inter-confederation play-off. As penalties beckoned, Robbie Kruse sent over a cross from the byline and Cahill out-jumped his marker to power a header past the diving Ibrahim Alma. (more...)
Arsenal preparing January move for Everton outcast Ademola Lookman Arsenal preparing January move for Everton outcast Ademola Lookman
- October 10, 2017

Ronald Koeman's side are in 16th place, just two points above the relegation zone, and struggling for goals. Giroud's situation at Arsenal has not changed from last season and he now finds himself behind Alexandre Lacazette and Alexis Sanchez in the pecking order. (more...)
Giants WR Brandon Marshall To Undergo Ankle Surgery, Out For 2017 Giants WR Brandon Marshall To Undergo Ankle Surgery, Out For 2017
- October 10, 2017

Brandon Marshall and Sterling Shepard both hurt their ankles in the second quarter and Dwayne Harris fractured his foot in the second half. Marshall injured his left ankle while trying to make a catch on a deep pass along the sideline in the second quarter of Sunday's 27-22 loss to the Chargers . (more...)
Doubtful for Palace match Doubtful for Palace match
- October 10, 2017

Conte will also provide an update on Morata, who missed worldwide duty with Spain after the hamstring injury he sustained against Manchester City on September 30. Chelsea forward Alvaro Morata could be fully recovered from his injury next week, the Italian press says. Morata signed for the Blues from Real Madrid back in July as Antonio Conte moved quickly to bolster his attacking options at Stamford Bridge. (more...)
Williams back to chase record Open purse
- October 10, 2017

Last month, Serena had revealed that she has set an "outrageous" goal for making a comeback at the Australian Open, something which will push her Grand Slam total to an all-time record-tying 24 titles. Tiley said while the upgrade to include a 5,000-seat sunken show-court wouldn't be complete until 2019, the tournament wouldn't be affected, with more music and a larger kids zone part of the attractions. (more...)
'Little bit unusual' but Kyrgios can go all the way, says Nadal
- October 10, 2017

Roland-Garros in June , the Majorcan won his 6th title of the season and widens the gap in the ATP rankings, taking the opportunity of his revenge against Kyrgios, 22 years, the last player to beat on the circuit, in the quarterfinals of the Masters 1000 in Cincinnati in August. (more...)
Manchester United can win Premier League title - Eric Bailly
- October 10, 2017

Keegan is quoted as saying by the Daily Express : "I don't think Manchester City , Manchester United or Chelsea are great defensively". "It's no fun being a defender". Our coverage starts the night before with a dedicated preview show on Friday involving two legends of both clubs, Carragher and Neville, who will be live from Anfield. (more...)