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Chris Gayle wins defamation suit in Australia Chris Gayle wins defamation suit in Australia
- October 30, 2017

Gayle, who captained the West Indies Test team between 2007 and 2010 and is known for his big-hitting and aggressive style of batting, sued Fairfax for the articles which he said were untrue and had damaged his reputation. " I'm a good man ", he said. "I'm not guilty", the 38-year-old further said. "At the end of the day I'm very, very happy", the swashbuckling opener was quoted as saying by The Sydney Morning Herald . (more...)
Eden Hazard fires Chelsea warning at Man United
- October 30, 2017

Hazard was asked about Morata and told Chelsea's website: " He's a top striker ". Hazard was in fine form against Bournemouth most recently, and scored the decisive goal as Chelsea came away from the Vitality Stadium with a hard-fought 1-0 victory. (more...)
No worries about playing Alexis Sanchez against Manchester City, says Arsene Wenger
- October 30, 2017

That is becoming something of a pattern for the Gunners this season, and not just in the Premier League either. The Chile global, whose contract expires at the end of the campaign, was heavily linked with a move to Manchester City in the close-season - and may yet join Pep Guardiola's side in January or ahead of 2018-19. (more...)
Kapler set to be Phillies' new manager
- October 30, 2017

Los Angeles Dodgers executive Gabe Kapler could celebrate twice this week. He has been labeled as a budding managing prospect for the last couple of years. He also managed Team Israel in the World Baseball Classic in 2012. Kapler is likely to inject that same enthusiasm into one of the youngest rosters in baseball in Philadelphia in 2018. (more...)
Slick Citizens March On After 3-2 Win Over West Brom Slick Citizens March On After 3-2 Win Over West Brom
- October 30, 2017

Earlier, Jose Mourinho received the response he had demanded from his United side following their humbling defeat at Huddersfield Town as an 81st-minute goal from substitute Anthony Martial preserved their ideal home record. The quick flurry of goals continued as City reclaimed their lead as an ambitious shot from Fernandinho deceived Ben Foster to trickle into the net and make it 2-1. (more...)
Gary Neville has an issue with Anthony Martial Gary Neville has an issue with Anthony Martial
- October 30, 2017

Martial has had to get used to life on the bench over the past year. Despite scoring six goals already this season, the French forward has struggled to get into the team, with boss Jose Mourinho generally preferring Marcus Rashford on the left-wing. (more...)
Man City to match Arsenal´s ´Invincibles´? De Bruyne doubts unbeaten season Man City to match Arsenal´s ´Invincibles´? De Bruyne doubts unbeaten season
- October 30, 2017

Liverpool chief coach has opined table toppers Manchester City can win the English Premier League (EPL) title by January next year. Guardiola's men have been virtually unstoppable this season, scoring a remarkable 35 goals in only 10 matches with a goal difference of plus 29. (more...)
STEELERS ON 11: Steelers hang on to beat Lions, 20-15 STEELERS ON 11: Steelers hang on to beat Lions, 20-15
- October 30, 2017

Smith-Schuster finished the Steelers' 20-15 victory over the Lions with 193 yards and one touchdown. Stick with WPXI after the game for postgame coverage . The Steelers enter the second half trailing the Lions 12-10 on the strength of four Matt Prater field goals, including two from deep. The drive ended with a 34-yard field goal by Chris Boswell. (more...)
Tyron Woodley Blasts Colby Covington, 'Embarrassed' By His Performance in Brazil Tyron Woodley Blasts Colby Covington, 'Embarrassed' By His Performance in Brazil
- October 30, 2017

You're a (expletive). You're this.' Homophobic slurs. "They can say these things, but I say, "Oh, the place is a dump" and 'they're filthy animals " just as a game? I'm just trying to promote and make it fun for the fans. Rushed back to his hotel room after the fight, Covington had to watch from afar while welterweight champ Tyron Woodley said he was " ashamed of MMA " because of the comments, and UFC exec David Shaw suggested the promotion would be looking to punish the fighter . (more...)
England back in the contest after big hitting win
- October 30, 2017

Australia will, however, retain the Ashes with victory in the sole Test match of the series, at North Sydney Oval from November 9, with the four points for a win taking them to the required eight. When the Australians drew their length back the tandem pounced on anything short. Knight continued to lap, paddle, poke and sweep all the way to a nifty half-century before upping the ante in the closing stages by clearing the pickets with a towering six and hitting the final ball of the innings ... (more...)
Le'Veon Bell takes some Twitter shots at Bengals rookie Joe Mixon Le'Veon Bell takes some Twitter shots at Bengals rookie Joe Mixon
- October 30, 2017

And". "How he runs, the way he finishes, I try to do a little bit of what he does", Mixon said. The Le'Veon Bell and Joe Mixon beef escalated on Sunday. I can't showcase nothing if I don't get the ball. The rookie running back appeared unbothered by the new developments. As for Bell? He takes the field Sunday night against the Detroit Lions. (more...)
Kyle Busch survives emotional Martinsville race Kyle Busch survives emotional Martinsville race
- October 30, 2017

IndyCar legend Mario Andretti ran 14 races in what is now the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series, winning the 1967 Daytona 500. "I don't know what his problem was", Elliott said following the race. "He said I wrecked him..." "We've really worked hard to come here to Martinsville to try to be better than we've been", Truex said following the race. (more...)
Ryan Armour wins 1st PGA Tour title at Sanderson Farms Ryan Armour wins 1st PGA Tour title at Sanderson Farms
- October 30, 2017

It's a validation that you don't have to hit it 330 in the air to still win golf tournaments. "I hit fairways and greens, and somehow it worked". Prior to Sunday, Armour had notched just four top 10s on the PGA Tour since turning pro in 1999 and first earning his Tour card in 2007. (more...)
Casey Anthony's Parents Claim She's 'Mentally Ill' Casey Anthony's Parents Claim She's 'Mentally Ill'
- October 30, 2017

In the upcoming interview , mother Cindy discusses her daughter's grand mal seizures , a topic that was also broached with Dr. Phil McGraw in 2011, according to People. "Stay away. Stay away from me ". He elaborated that daughter Casey's legal team wanted him to accept blame for his granddaughter's death. Casey Anthony is estranged from her parents. (more...)
Federer, Del Potro clash
- October 30, 2017

He rallied from a break down in the final set and clinched when the fourth-seeded Argentine sent a service return long. "Plus he's been playing four straight weeks now, very successful, so we tried to give it all we had", Federer said. Roger Federer was tested before beating 28th-ranked Adrian Mannarino 4-6, 6-1, 6-3 in the Swiss Indoors quarter-finals on Friday. Federer has perhaps the greater versatility on serve and forehand, whilst del Potro simply lays the hammer down when he needs ... (more...)
Teams calling Detroit Lions about WR Calvin Johnson Teams calling Detroit Lions about WR Calvin Johnson
- October 30, 2017

Johnson walked away from a deal that would have paid him almost $16 million in 2016, so he wouldn't come cheap. He may just be happy to stay retired and continue enjoying his time with the family. A number of National Football League analysts have stated that they feel the countdown has already begun for Johnson's induction ceremony at #Canton. (more...)
Most Houston Texans players kneel after 'inmate' comments from owner Most Houston Texans players kneel after 'inmate' comments from owner
- October 30, 2017

Texans owner Bob McNair attended an owners' meeting this month in NY on Friday and, according to ESPN The Magazine, said during a discussion about players' negotiating over their right to protests: " We can't have the inmates running the prison ". (more...)
7-year-old throws out first pitch for Game 4 7-year-old throws out first pitch for Game 4
- October 30, 2017

With a little help from a 3D printed hand, Hailey went on baseball's biggest stage and threw that curve ball! "When Hailey's wrist goes to a down motion, the fingers will grasp and when it goes in the up motion, the fingers release". The throw will be broadcast in the pregame show, which will air at 4:30 p.m. on FOX (KVVU-TV), just before the championship's Game 4 in Houston's Minute Maid Park between the Astros and the Los Angeles Dodgers. (more...)
Bears lose Zach Miller to gruesome leg injury on negated touchdown Bears lose Zach Miller to gruesome leg injury on negated touchdown
- October 30, 2017

Officials later waived off the touchdown play that injured Miller. Here's the play in question , which occurred during the third quarter with the Bears trailing by 11 points. Despite the injury-plagued career, the Bears stuck with the tight end, signing him to a one-year extension on February 27, 2015. They're going to hurt us when we play a better team. (more...)
Carolina Panthers send Tampa Bay Buccaneers to fourth straight loss Carolina Panthers send Tampa Bay Buccaneers to fourth straight loss
- October 30, 2017

MLB Luke Kuechly , listed as questionable on the Carolina Panthers' Friday injury report, is expected to be cleared from the National Football League concussion protocol for Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers . That kept the Buccaneers defense constantly on its heels as they had to counter-shift their own personnel throughout the 8:38, 17-play drive. K Graham Gano (knee/illness) is questionable but expected to play when the Carolina Panthers face the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on ... (more...)