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BCCI unofficially retire Sachin Tendulkar's No. 10 jersey BCCI unofficially retire Sachin Tendulkar's No. 10 jersey
- Ноября 29, 2017

As a legend left behind an extraordinary career on November 16, 2013, the jersey No.10 that he donned in the limited overs format will also be put to rest. It also means that Thakur was the last person to wear that jersey in India colours. Meanwhile, as reported by Indian Express , a BCCI official statement reads, "It unnecessarily creates controversy and players get criticised". (more...)
Chelsea keeper Courtois: Liverpool lucky they didn't get us fresh Chelsea keeper Courtois: Liverpool lucky they didn't get us fresh
- Ноября 29, 2017

Manchester City are going very well. "We have to try to do our best". "I didn't look at [Man City's] fixtures because to me they're not important, we have to look to ourselves, and we have games coming up against teams that are always hard to beat, but if you want to play to win a title, you have to win [these kind of games]". (more...)
Hearthstone to get three more big expansions in 2018
- Ноября 29, 2017

With hundreds of cards to choose from, featuring a wide range of colorful Warcraft spells, weapons, and characters, players will have limitless possibilities for developing and fine-tuning their deck-building strategies. Players start with a novice deck from their class of choice and face a series of progressively stronger foes, randomly selected from a huge pool of unique bosses. (more...)
JT Barrett Exits vs. Michigan After Cameraman Injured His Knee Before Game JT Barrett Exits vs. Michigan After Cameraman Injured His Knee Before Game
- Ноября 29, 2017

He stayed down on the field before limping off, and he did not return after he was replaced by Dwayne Haskins . A year after he accounted for 3,400 yards and 33 touchdowns combined as a passer and rusher, the fifth-year senior has completed 66.9 percent of his passes for 2,698 yards, 32 scores and seven interceptions. (more...)
Cardinals Could Start Blaine Gabbert In 2018 Cardinals Could Start Blaine Gabbert In 2018
- Ноября 29, 2017

The Cardinals scored on their first possession of the game to lead 3-0. Not converting there would have led to a very short field to get in field-goal range for the Jags, which would have been a disaster. Peterson ran the ball much better against Jacksonville, and the blocking was much better. When the teams met six weeks ago in London, Watkins was held in check, with three catches for 42 yards, but the Rams spread the ball around among him, Woods and rookie Cooper Kupp. (more...)
Iranian wrestler says managers told him to throw match
- Ноября 29, 2017

Then, apparently as a precaution, Karimi's trainer asks for time out and talks to the young wrestler in private. Iran's government paid tribute on Monday to one of the country's wrestlers who threw an worldwide bout when he was ahead because winning would have meant fighting an Israeli. (more...)
Moorhead will be MSU's new football coach Moorhead will be MSU's new football coach
- Ноября 29, 2017

According to Brett McMurphy , sources said Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead will assume the position after Dan Mullen left to become the coach of the Florida Gators. That translated to Penn State . The Bulldogs last finished the season ranked in the Top 25 in 2014, with Mullen leading that team to 10 wins and the 11th spot in the final poll. (more...)
Antonio Conte Talks Thibaut Courtois and Willian Rumours in Pre-Swansea Presser Antonio Conte Talks Thibaut Courtois and Willian Rumours in Pre-Swansea Presser
- Ноября 29, 2017

He is in contention for tomorrow's game, but at the same time I must make the best decision for the team, for every player. "I must be honest at the moment it is hard for me to answer [how long he will be out]", Conte told a news conference ahead of Wednesday's away fixture. (more...)
Giants Benching Eli? Geno Smith To Start Sunday Giants Benching Eli? Geno Smith To Start Sunday
- Ноября 29, 2017

Rookie Davis Webb will also have the opportunity to play for the first time. When asked if he believes he's started his last game for the Giants, Manning said "I don't know". The Giants are 2-9 this year, but that likely has way more to do with his team's offensive line being bad and his receiving corps having been devastated by injury than anything Manning has done. (more...)
Dodgers are Giancarlo Stanton's first choice
- Ноября 29, 2017

Rumors persisted early in the offseason that Stanton would reject a trade to either St. Louis or Boston, though he has since said he his "mind remains wide open". To varying degrees, other teams are also believed to be in play for him. The Boston Globe's Nick Cafardo wrote in his Sunday notes that the Red Sox' interest in Stanton is "tepid" for the time being, but acknowledged that things could change with Dave Dombrowski. (more...)
Josh Gordon made $10K per month selling weed during his Baylor days Josh Gordon made $10K per month selling weed during his Baylor days
- Ноября 29, 2017

Gordon, who hasn't played a regular season game since December 26, 2014, can be reinstated at any point this week. Gordon also notes that he gave up smoking marijuana during his first two National Football League seasons and that he was "a social drinker", according to the profile. (more...)
Parker relentlessly attacks Joshua on Twitter Parker relentlessly attacks Joshua on Twitter
- Ноября 29, 2017

Hearn is now in negotiations with Parker's camp about a unification fight between IBF and WBA "super" belt holder and the WBO champion. "Parker can beat Joshua, he can knock him out". If he loses to Joshua, "oh, he was supposed to lose". "We know this for a fact". "My response is if [Steve] Cunningham [who dropped Fury in 2013 but lost by seventh-round knockout] can put him on his back when he's in his prime then I can [sic] zzz him!" Parker and Fury have always been respectful of each ... (more...)
49ers Announce QB Jimmy Garoppolo Will Start Against Bears 49ers Announce QB Jimmy Garoppolo Will Start Against Bears
- Ноября 29, 2017

San Francisco quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo has been named the 49ers' starter Sunday for the team's Week 13 matchup with the Bears . Defensive coordinator Vic Fangio and this Bears defense will have their hands full with a new, relatively unknown threat on Sunday. (more...)
Police investigating bomb threat at Memorial High Police investigating bomb threat at Memorial High
- Ноября 29, 2017

The anonymous poster checked in at the school saying "I'm going to everyone in Hillcrest". Trooper Robert Purdy said KSP is working with Richmond police and school authorities to figure out who made the threat. "Planned activities will be rescheduled". Montgomery County Sheriff's Office as a precaution put security measures in place during the Montgomery Central High School Basketball game Monday night. (more...)
Miami Hurricanes HC Mark Richt named ACC Coach of the Year Miami Hurricanes HC Mark Richt named ACC Coach of the Year
- Ноября 29, 2017

Richt led Miami to their first ACC Coastal Division title this season. The panel of voters included 45 media members and the 14 coaches, with Richt getting 41 of those 59 votes. The Tigers' past two ACC championship game wins set the stage for runs to the College Football Playoff national championship game, including last season's 35-31 victory over Alabama. (more...)
Why Eli Manning wouldn't start just to keep his streak alive Why Eli Manning wouldn't start just to keep his streak alive
- Ноября 29, 2017

Odell Beckham Jr.'s season-ending ankle injury has had a bigger impact on the Giants' fortunes in 2017 than Manning's performance. The two-time Super Bowl MVP not under center for the Giants this Sunday will certainly be an odd sight to see. (more...)
Georgia Tech players caught fighting on video and one was knocked out
- Ноября 29, 2017

They believe the incident happened this past spring, before college football season. The footage, which is reportedly six-months old, was recorded at the Yellow Jackets' practice facility and depicts Georgia Tech defensive back Step Durham knocking out fellow senior defensive back Lance Austin . (more...)
Giants vs. Cowboys moved to - gasp! - 1 pm Giants vs. Cowboys moved to - gasp! - 1 pm
- Ноября 28, 2017

The Cowboys have been thoroughly outplayed during their three-game skid. That's why, regardless of the national TV audience those teams attract and how attractive a Giants-Cowboys game may have looked in April, a game between the Jaguars and Seahawks, both 7-4, looks far better now for Week 14. (more...)
Robert Kubica returns to action in crucial Williams test Robert Kubica returns to action in crucial Williams test
- Ноября 28, 2017

Robert Kubica has completed his first day for Williams at the Abu Dhabi post-season test and racked up 100 laps in the process. However, it has emerged that Kubica has stolen a march on his rivals for the vacant Williams seat - ahead of Paul Di Resta, Daniil Kvyat, Pascal Wehrlein and Sirotkin - after gaining an FIA super licence, a necessity to compete in F1 that would likely have been partially funded by a team due to its high cost. (more...)
Paulo Fonseca close to taking the Everton job, talks in advance stages Paulo Fonseca close to taking the Everton job, talks in advance stages
- Ноября 28, 2017

Fonseca is now in charge at Shaktar Donetsk in Ukraine, and he has done an impressive job. Sam Allardyce is now the heavy favourite to get the job at Goodison Park, but O Jogo appear to believe that Fonseca is the preferred candidate. There are growing fears that Everton could be relegated this season, with their form going from bad to worse. Everton's drawn-out managerial search has irked the club's fanbase, who are desperate for the likes of Farhad Moshiri and Bill Kenwright to pull ... (more...)