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WTA Elite Trophy: Angelique Kerber to face Russian Pavlyuchenkova WTA Elite Trophy: Angelique Kerber to face Russian Pavlyuchenkova
- Октября 31, 2017

A post shared by Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova???? The last match of her season was a drubbing by Monica Niculescu in the opening round of the China Open , losing 1-6, 2-6 in a one-sided affair. "It's a tough part of the year and a tough event. after the US Open it's kinda, it's, it's rough, there's no secret about that", she said. "I just kept competing and fighting". (more...)
Ex-Huddersfield Town boss Simon Grayson 100% confident he can revive Sunderland Ex-Huddersfield Town boss Simon Grayson 100% confident he can revive Sunderland
- Октября 31, 2017

Now second-bottom under Simon Grayson after picking up nine points from 14 games, losing seven games and having just one win and nine points on the board, things are looking very bleak at the Stadium of Light . Of course I do. But Sunderland arguably have their best chance this season to finally get the home win they so desperately crave later this evening. (more...)
Liverpool star to miss the Maribor game Liverpool star to miss the Maribor game
- Октября 31, 2017

He noticed that "with every mistake they made the crowd was on them a little bit and that's what we did really well in the first half and after the second half they scored an early goal so it was easier for them to play out the game". I want to stay healthy and I want to keep scoring goals for the team. That's all. We will line up tomorrow with the strongest side. "He said it was not good enough, he spoke very honestly about the things that have to change". (more...)
AP Top 25 poll: Ohio State, Notre Dame jump into top 5 AP Top 25 poll: Ohio State, Notre Dame jump into top 5
- Октября 31, 2017

Mississippi State is now #21 in the AP Top 25, and #22 in the Amway Coaches Poll. No. 3 Georgia (8-0) beat Florida 42-7. No. 21 Mississippi State hosts UMass and No. Alabama and Georgia give the SEC the top two spots in the poll for the first time since September 16, 2012. Texas A&M, who was ranked No. 24 in the last week's Amway Coaches Poll, dropped out of the Top 25 and received just four votes after their 35-14 loss to Mississippi State. (more...)
Raptors' Serge Ibaka and Jonas Valanciunas out vs. Blazers Raptors' Serge Ibaka and Jonas Valanciunas out vs. Blazers
- Октября 31, 2017

The Blazers have two of the most dynamic backcourt scorers in the National Basketball Association in Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum, and the addition of Jusuf Nurkic at center gives them a more than capable interior presence on the offensive end. (more...)
Manchester United vs Benfica, UEFA Champions League 2017 Manchester United vs Benfica, UEFA Champions League 2017
- Октября 31, 2017

But he knows he can wrap up qualification to the knock-out stages with a victory tonight - taking the pressure off the remaining two matches in Group A . The end result of this push was a return to Italy with a valuable point. "And Romelu always deserves it because what he does for the team is fantastic". (more...)
Tottenham vs Real Madrid: Kane expected to feature in Champions League clash Tottenham vs Real Madrid: Kane expected to feature in Champions League clash
- Октября 31, 2017

The Red Devils haven't won the Premier League title since 2013 under Sir Alex Ferguson. According to ESPN and Sky Sports , Jose Mourinho has become very anxious at the Belgian's contract standoff with the club and is very keen to have Fellaini sign a new deal. (more...)
Eagles acquire running back Jay Ajayi for draft pick Eagles acquire running back Jay Ajayi for draft pick
- Октября 31, 2017

The Eagles acquired Pro Bowl running back Jay Ajayi from the Miami Dolphins on Tuesday, making a major splash on the day of the National Football League trade deadline. Monday, Eagles head coach Doug Pederson spoke about the potential of a big move on deadline day. "It would have to be somebody that could help the team, and it would have to be such a fit that you don't disrupt the locker room and where the guys are". (more...)
Georgia Has its Highest Ranking in AP Poll Since 2008 Georgia Has its Highest Ranking in AP Poll Since 2008
- Октября 31, 2017

Alabama is ranked No. 1 for the 99th time, breaking a tie with Notre Dame for the third-most appearances in the top spot in AP Poll history, behind Ohio State (105 times) and Oklahoma (101 times), according to ESPN Stats & Information. This is also the first time since September 2012 that two SEC teams occupied the top two rankings in the AP Poll. One-loss Notre Dame's brand, and Wisconsin's perceived weak schedule are also issues that will be worked out in the coming days and weeks as the ... (more...)
Dejan Lovren shares proof of death threat made against his family Dejan Lovren shares proof of death threat made against his family
- Октября 31, 2017

But while Lovren was, along with the majority of his team-mates, at fault at Wembley that day, the Croatian has provided an insight into the personal threats he received as a result. I just can't and won't accept that. "Look, I don't wish on one of you that all your mistakes are discussed in public", Klopp said . Jürgen Klopp provided insight into what happened in the post-match press conference, "It was the last pass", the Liverpool manager explained. (more...)
BMW's One-Off M3 30 Years American Edition Celebrates The US BMW's One-Off M3 30 Years American Edition Celebrates The US
- Октября 31, 2017

The 4 Series Gran Coupe is arguably one of the prettiest cars on sale today from BMW and this showcar builds upon the stylish design by featuring glossy black kidney grilles and a front splitter made from carbon fiber. Also unique are the M color stripes applied to the CFRP roof as well as the 30th Anniversary graphic on the rear sunshade. Inside, the theme reeks patriotism with use of tricoloured Merino leather upholstery - it's the States' red white and blue, not inspired by Ultraman . (more...)
Ross Taylor Returns to New Zealand T20I Team After 19-Month Exile Ross Taylor Returns to New Zealand T20I Team After 19-Month Exile
- Октября 31, 2017

Virat Kohli's boys are high spirited with their win over New Zealand in the last match by six runs. The two teams faced off twice in New Zealand, twice in India and once in South Africa and New Zealand won all the five matches. The match is also going to be last global match of Indian pacer Ashish Nehra, so it is pretty obvious the fans would like to see him in action. India will enter the series with their ace bowler Jasprit Bumrah regaining the top spot in ICC T20I Rankings. (more...)
UFC 217: First Episode of Embedded Series Featuring Michael Bisping, GSP UFC 217: First Episode of Embedded Series Featuring Michael Bisping, GSP
- Октября 31, 2017

Perth Arena will host UFC 221 in February 2018, UFC president Dana White has announced. "The fans and energy are fantastic but most importantly we seem to have some of the greatest fights there", says White. "Finally, MMA can be competed nation-wide in the field of play specifically designed for the sport". "I've always loved Australia". Now, history is set to be made again November 4th at UFC 217 with the return of Canadian superstar Georges St-Pierre. (more...)
Antonio Conte makes Cesc Fabregas decision amid Man Utd interest Antonio Conte makes Cesc Fabregas decision amid Man Utd interest
- Октября 31, 2017

The Times also reports that Chelsea's Tammy Abraham is ready to commit his worldwide future to England. According to Matt Hughes of the Times , Jose Mourinho has been "warned off" making a move for the former Barcelona and Arsenal man, who has 18 months remaining on his current deal at Stamford Bridge. (more...)
Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvish Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvish
- Октября 31, 2017

MLB Comissioner Rob Manfred , who met with Gurriel on Saturday, said the 33-year-old rookie will not miss any World Series games. Manfred acknowledged some people believed Gurriel should have served an immediate ban. "There is complete unanimity there is no place in our game for any behaviour like the behaviour we witnessed last night". "There is no excuse or explanation that makes that type of behaviour acceptable", he said. (more...)
Steelers, Lions tied in first quarter in Detroit Steelers, Lions tied in first quarter in Detroit
- Октября 31, 2017

Detroit's Matt Prater kicked a 48-yard field goal on the Lions' first possession. The drive ended with a 34-yard field goal by Chris Boswell. Ninety-seven yards later, Smith-Schuster scored his fourth touchdown of the season to put the Steelers up by eight points. (more...)
Burnley boss Sean Dyche: 'Our plan came together against Newcastle United' Burnley boss Sean Dyche: 'Our plan came together against Newcastle United'
- Октября 31, 2017

Although Newcastle fell to defeat, Benitez felt his side were in charge of proceedings on Monday night. Burnley moved up to seventh in the Premier League table by beating Newcastle, yet Sean Dyche remains reluctant to consider his team an established top-flight outfit. (more...)
Kentucky beats Morehead State in Kentucky Cares Classic Kentucky beats Morehead State in Kentucky Cares Classic
- Октября 31, 2017

United Kingdom led at the half 39-28. The tight game seemed to serve as the wake-up call to John Calipari's young Cats, who gradually pulled away for a 92-67 victory. Morehead State didn't back down when the Cats built a 16-point lead late in the first half and cut the margin to two points early in the second half. (more...)
Kings don't chase other kings - Wilder is 'declaring war' on Joshua Kings don't chase other kings - Wilder is 'declaring war' on Joshua
- Октября 31, 2017

He continued to stress he will accept promoter Eddie Hearn's £3 million offer to fight Dillian Whyte, but only if he can face Joshua afterwards. Joshua admits he does not know if fights against both Parker and Wilder will happen next year, but says he is not prepared to give up his belts outside the ring. (more...)
Kieran Tierney extends Celtic stay after signing new six-year contract Kieran Tierney extends Celtic stay after signing new six-year contract
- Октября 31, 2017

The 20-year-old, who is closing on in 100 first-team appearances at Parkhead, will remain at the club until at least the summer of 2013. The Scotland worldwide has won two Scottish Premier League titles and a Scottish Cup with Celtic , and the talented defender even captained the Bhoys in August for a cup game against Kilmarnock. (more...)