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Mark Hughes: 'Martin Atkinson should not referee this weekend' Mark Hughes: 'Martin Atkinson should not referee this weekend'
- December 02, 2017

Atkinson will be in charge of Watford's Premier League home game against Tottenham on Saturday. "Those are the decisions that frustrate me as a manager and other managers". Swansea boss Paul Clement has described Saturday's game between the sides as "must win" and Hughes is confident they can secure their first Premier League victory in five attempts against second-bottom Swans. (more...)
Sane returns to Manchester City squad Sane returns to Manchester City squad
- December 02, 2017

Defenders John Stones (hamstring) and Benjamin Mendy (knee) are City's only absentees. Guardiola says he is yet to decide his team to face West Ham and will use Saturday's training session to make his final preparation - but admitted with such a packed December schedule, he needs to keep the side fresh. (more...)
New West Brom Manager Alan Pardew To Meet Jonny Evans Over Future New West Brom Manager Alan Pardew To Meet Jonny Evans Over Future
- December 02, 2017

Manchester City and Pep Guardiola made a move for the player late in the window but West Brom were unwilling to let their star man leave easily. However, the Baggies' £30m ($40.6m) plus price tag became the stumbling block for City in bringing Evans to the Etihad. (more...)
Blackhawks place Crawford on injured reserve Blackhawks place Crawford on injured reserve
- December 02, 2017

Crawford let in four of the Stars 35 shots against him in the Hawks overtime loss to Dallas on Thursday. At this time the severity of Crawford's injury and how he was injured is unclear. Berube, 26, is 6-6-0 with a 2.56 goals against average and.913 save percentage in 12 appearances this season with the IceHogs. Crawford was placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed ailment Friday. (more...)
PCB seeks United States dollars 70m from BCCI for failing to play bilateral series PCB seeks United States dollars 70m from BCCI for failing to play bilateral series
- December 02, 2017

The PCB wants the council to introduce a Dispute Resolution Committee to look into this whole matter in which the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has clarified their stake on not playing a bilateral series with the arch-rivals. (more...)
Iman Shumpert undergoes surgery on knee, Cavaliers say Iman Shumpert undergoes surgery on knee, Cavaliers say
- December 02, 2017

Richard Parker and Dr. James Rosneck at Cleveland Clinic Sports Health. The Cavaliers announced Shumpert's surgery Thursday after he was reevaluated earlier this week. Shumpert played seven minutes in Monday night's game against the Philadelphia 76ers before telling coaches he didn't feel right. Shumpert, 27, joined the Cavaliers via trade from the New York Knicks in 2015. (more...)
We will miss Herath, says Dinesh Chandimal We will miss Herath, says Dinesh Chandimal
- December 02, 2017

Kohli thrashed 141 against the powerful Australians in the 2014 tour. Vandersay will be the 144th Sri Lankan to play Test cricket. "That is up to them". After suffering a heavy defeat by an innings and 239 runs in the second Test against India , Sri Lanka skipper Dinesh Chandimal had another setback. (more...)
Hurricanes drop out of top 4 in College Football Playoff poll Hurricanes drop out of top 4 in College Football Playoff poll
- December 02, 2017

Auburn Coach Gus Malzahn stressed Saturday that he meant no disrespect to Clemson , but that his Auburn team differs greatly from that Auburn team of early September. Assuming that stays the same next week (and there's no reason it shouldn't), that's good news for Ohio State. MI is the most interesting. As they showed the week after their trip to Iowa , in a 48-3 win against No. (more...)
Poppi's father weeps as he stays silent on 252 questions Poppi's father weeps as he stays silent on 252 questions
- December 02, 2017

On Wednesday, Mr Worthington again declined to answer the larger part of inquiries postured to him by guidance to the investigation Alison Hewitt after he was informed that under Rule 22 of the Coroners (Inquests) Rules 2013 he was not obliged to answer any inquiries having a tendency to implicate him. (more...)
National Bank of Canada (NA) PT Raised to C$68.00
- December 02, 2017

Citigroup maintained the stock with "Buy" rating in Monday, August 15 report. More interesting news about Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: "Royal Bank of Canada's (RY) CEO Dave McKay On Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call ..." published on November 29, 2017 as well as Bnn.ca's news article titled: "Short seller takes aim at RBC, CIBC" with publication date: November 28, 2017. (more...)
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn doesn't comment on latest Arkansas rumors Auburn coach Gus Malzahn doesn't comment on latest Arkansas rumors
- December 02, 2017

Well, Malzahn's words proved prophetic. "I said you held up your end of the bargain". Georgia's coach confirmed Auburn's coach said "We'll see you in Atlanta" following the 40-17 Tigers win on the Plains on November 11, to which he replied "I'll let Nick know you said that", and Malzahn replied "You do that". (more...)
Yankees are done with their manager interviews Yankees are done with their manager interviews
- December 02, 2017

Beltran was the last to interview, as he met with Yankees officials on Wednesday. The candidates have all been interviewed, and now Yankees general manager Brian Cashman and the rest of the team's hierarchy must pick one to be the next Yankees manager. (more...)
Bosnian Croat war criminal died of heart failure caused by cyanide Bosnian Croat war criminal died of heart failure caused by cyanide
- December 02, 2017

Prosecutors said they were focusing their investigation on how Praljak had managed to obtain a banned substance in the high-security United Nations building. Earlier on Friday, the tribunal said it had launched its own independent review into the death. The tribunal review will begin next week by Hassan Jallow, a former prosecutor with the U.N.'s Rwanda war crimes tribunal. (more...)
Buffalo Bills injury report Week 13: Updates on LeSean McCoy, Kelvin Benjamin Buffalo Bills injury report Week 13: Updates on LeSean McCoy, Kelvin Benjamin
- December 02, 2017

Tackle Cordy Glenn , running back Mike Tolbert and guard John Miller will also be inactive because of injuries. Additionally, LeSean McCoy will miss Friday's practice with a knee ailment but is expected to be a full-go Sunday. However, the Bills will not list McCoy on their final injury report, meaning McCoy is probable or better to play. McDermott discussed the recent play of Seantrel Henderson , saying, "I think he's done a good job". (more...)
Could USC jump Alabama for playoff spot? Could USC jump Alabama for playoff spot?
- December 02, 2017

Oklahoma is in with a win. Here's where things get a bit complicated. And in their important rivalry games, Auburn manhandled Alabama late in the game while Ohio State scored the last 17 points to pull out a win over MI. That exception was 2016 Ohio State. The only thing they must do is put the four best teams in the playoff. The Kansas State Wildcat cheerleading squad run the Kansas State University flags for the homegame against the Iowa State Cyclones at Bill Snyder Family ... (more...)
Jurgen Klopp 'will quit before wasting time in a game' Jurgen Klopp 'will quit before wasting time in a game'
- December 02, 2017

The Senegal global was left out of the starting line-up for the 1-1 draw against Chelsea at Anfield, but was used as a late substitute. It makes absolute sense in this part of the season to use the strength of the squad . Klopp's side aren't expected to challenge for the title after dropping too many points in the opening months of the 2017-18 Premier League campaign. (more...)
Guardiola asked to explain Redmond incident by FA Guardiola asked to explain Redmond incident by FA
- December 01, 2017

Guardiola approached Redmond moments after Raheem Sterling had scored a 96th-minute victor for the league leaders at Etihad Stadium. When I give you an opinion and I give you an opinion. They believe that is the best way. 'I saw many Southampton games: he can play the way he played but he can play completely different. I was telling Nathan Redmond how good he is at the end, ' he said after the 2-1 win. (more...)
England's World Cup odds cut after draw England's World Cup odds cut after draw
- December 01, 2017

England will face Tunisia in their opening game in Volgograd on June 18, a repeat of their first game in the 1998 World Cup in France, when goals from Alan Shearer and Paul Scholes secured a 2-0 win in Marseille. England will face them in Nizhny Novgorod. "We've been good at writing teams off and then getting beaten by them haven't we?" he added. Whether the fans are happy with the draw or not, Panama is headed to Russian Federation and now knows the teams it will face. (more...)
Brian Cashman aggressively begins recruiting Shohei Ohtani Brian Cashman aggressively begins recruiting Shohei Ohtani
- December 01, 2017

When the 30 Major League Baseball owners convene for a conference call Friday afternoon, they are expected to ratify a new agreement with the players' union and Nippon Professional Baseball of Japan. Masahiro Tanaka decamped to Los Angeles before ultimately signing a seven-year, $155 million contract with the New York Yankees that went into effect for the 2014 season. (more...)
Barcelona to grab Willian if Coutinho bid fails Barcelona to grab Willian if Coutinho bid fails
- December 01, 2017

Sport adds that the La Liga giants would need to part ways with up to three stars from Ernesto Valverde's current squad in order to fulfil their financial regulations regarding the player's salary. However, the Reds were stoic in their stance regarding the sale of Coutinho and now the 25-year-old has looked as though he's back to his brilliant best at Anfield. (more...)