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Geisenberger claims her season's third World Cup race title Geisenberger claims her season's third World Cup race title
- December 03, 2017

And Russia's Tatyana Ivanova - who finished fifth in Altenberg behind Canada's Alex Gough - is third in the overall World Cup table, 199 points behind Geisenberger. The next stop on the World Cup schedule will be Calgary, Alberta, on December 8-9, before the competition also heads to Lake Placid, New York on December 15 and 16. (more...)
Hassan Whiteside Out 1-2 Weeks Due to Bruised Knee Hassan Whiteside Out 1-2 Weeks Due to Bruised Knee
- December 03, 2017

Porzingis was hurt on Wednesday when he and Justise Winslow were pursuing a loose ball on the baseline and Winslow stepped on Porzingis' right foot. Porzingis will nearly certainly miss some time - the Knicks have absolutely no reason to rush him back - but it's great news that he's listed as day-to-day given how nasty the injury looked. (more...)
Bragging rights: No. 21 Xavier beats No. 11 Cincinnati 89-76 Bragging rights: No. 21 Xavier beats No. 11 Cincinnati 89-76
- December 03, 2017

No. 8 Wichita St. 69, No. 16 Baylor 62: Conner Frankamp scored 17 points and Wichita State closed the game on a 7-0 run, ending Baylor's 46-game nonconference home winning streak. Isaiah Wilkins added 14 points and Devon Hall had 11 for the Cavaliers (8-0). who led by as many as 23 in the second half. He came off the bench scoring 17 points against the Bearcats. (more...)
Partial implosion of Pontiac Silverdome Partial implosion of Pontiac Silverdome
- December 03, 2017

According to ClickOnDetroit's KenHaddad, the steel beams supporting the upper ring were supposed to fail. "It's very valuable in terms of its location and its placement not only to the city but in Oakland County as well", Pontiac Mayor Deirdre Waterman told the Detroit News . (more...)
JSU vs. Kennesaw State in FCS playoffs: Everything you need to know JSU vs. Kennesaw State in FCS playoffs: Everything you need to know
- December 03, 2017

Darnell Holland's 9-yard touchdown run capped the opening drive of the second half and the Owls took the lead for good. Junior Chandler Burks passed for 126 yards and rushed for another 76 and a touchdown while becoming the first quarterback in Big South history to have 1,000 rushing yards and 1,000 passing yards in the same season. (more...)
Bottom club Cologne sack coach Stoeger after winless run Bottom club Cologne sack coach Stoeger after winless run
- December 03, 2017

He led it to promotion as second division champion in his first season and oversaw steady progress in each of the next, culminating in fifth place and Europa League qualification last season. "That is why we believe that it is necessary to send a signal even if this decision is hard and painful". "It was clear to us on Friday that the Schalke match would be our last", the 51-year-old told the club's official website. (more...)
Rask, Bruins blank lowly Flyers 3-0 Rask, Bruins blank lowly Flyers 3-0
- December 03, 2017

After ending a personal four-game losing streak on Wednesday night, Rask turned in another solid performance while improving to 5-8-2. "He was efficient in the net", said Bruce Cassidy of Rask, who improved to a.906 save percentage (tied for 25th in the National Hockey League with Matt Murray ) and a 2.65 goals against average (tied for 11th in the National Hockey League with Braden Holtby and Roberto Luongo ) on the season. (more...)
Klee's scorecard for Denver Broncos at Miami Dolphins Klee's scorecard for Denver Broncos at Miami Dolphins
- December 03, 2017

So he's going to stay behind for treatment when the Broncos (3-8) fly to Miami to face the Dolphins (4-7) on Sunday. The Broncos also promoted defensive back Marcus Rios from the 10-man practice squad to the 53-man roster to have four cornerbacks during Aqib Talib's suspension. (more...)
Tecia Torres Defeats Michelle Waterson By Unanimous Decision At UFC 218 Tecia Torres Defeats Michelle Waterson By Unanimous Decision At UFC 218
- December 03, 2017

In the second, Torres scored first with a hard right hand that was answered by a knee from Waterson. Waterson tried to land lunging elbows, but Torres deftly avoided majority, countering with powerful right hands. They separate and Torres lands some punches immediately. That paved the way for either former Invicta FC atomweight champ Waterson or strawweight standout Torres to make a statement. (more...)
Benevento keeper scores late leveller to deny Gennaro Gattuso's AC Milan Benevento keeper scores late leveller to deny Gennaro Gattuso's AC Milan
- December 03, 2017

They looked to have done enough until the fifth added minute at the end of the match, when Danilo Cataldi's free-kick from the left was steered superbly by Brignoli into the bottom-right corner, leaving Gattuso shell-shocked as the home dugout went wild. (more...)
Dalic: Nigeria Is An Unknown Threat Dalic: Nigeria Is An Unknown Threat
- December 03, 2017

There is 32 teams in the World Cup and we have no easy opponent in the competition". "In spite of the fact that Nigeria are underdogs, compared to the other teams in our group and based on their rankings in the world, the draw was good". Eleven cities across Russian Federation will host the matches of the 2018 World Cup and they are Moscow, St. Petersburg, Sochi, Kazan, Saransk, Kaliningrad, Volgograd, Rostov-on-Don, Nizhny Novgorod, Yekaterinburg and Samara. (more...)
Liverpool plotting January move for Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Liverpool plotting January move for Borussia Dortmund star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang
- December 03, 2017

The pair would be reunited, having worked together for two years when Klopp was in charge at the German club. The Reds have been unable to give England striker Sturridge a regular run of games due to the form of Roberto Firmino and AC Milan are now interested. (more...)
Prithvi Shaw to captain India at U-19 World Cup Prithvi Shaw to captain India at U-19 World Cup
- December 03, 2017

To prepare the young bunch of boys for the global event, a camp will be held in Bengaluru starting from Friday December 8 to December 12. "A preparatory camp will be held in Bengaluru from Dec 8 -22, 2017". Rising Pune Supergiant leg-spinner Rahul Chahar has been named as a standby, along with Om Bhosle, Ninad Rathva, Urvil Patel, Aditya Thakare. Squad: Prithvi Shaw (captain), Shubman Gill , Himanshu Rana , Abhishek Sharma, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Ishan Porel , Shivam Mavi, Riyan Parag , ... (more...)
Chelsea board makes huge Courtois decision - no matter his plans Chelsea board makes huge Courtois decision - no matter his plans
- December 03, 2017

European champions Real Madrid have always been rumoured to be interested in signing the Belgian, who of course spent three successful years on loan at their Madrid neighbours, Atletico. 'I don't think there have been any new developments. Antonio Conte, meanwhile, has urged Chelsea to sort out the contract situation. Courtois is one of the best goalkeepers on the planet, losing him without having a viable replacement lined up would be nothing short of disastrous. (more...)
Bayern Munich beat Hannover to move six points clear Bayern Munich beat Hannover to move six points clear
- December 03, 2017

Coman finally restored Bayern's midway through the second half, taking Muller's cross with his right boot and firing the ball in at the near post with his left. "I'm optimistic about our remaining games", said the 72-year-old with PSG the first of five games before the winter break. He continued by saying that: "Overall, I must be satisfied: Thomas Muller has played again after a long time, Kingsley Coman was injured two weeks, Jerome Boating is slowly returning to normal form". (more...)
Panthers talents Christian McCaffrey, Greg Olsen considered questionable Panthers talents Christian McCaffrey, Greg Olsen considered questionable
- December 03, 2017

Last week against the Jets was his first game action since Week 2, and he was taken out early in the second half as a result of soreness. As for McCaffrey, the former Stanford Cardinal didn't join the team during Wednesday's practice session, but was a limited participant on Thursday and Friday. (more...)
Protesters delay opening of German nationalists' convention Protesters delay opening of German nationalists' convention
- December 03, 2017

Hanover - Members of the far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) have gathered to vote on new leadership after the party's triumphant turnout in September's general election, as thousands staged street protests against the anti-immigrant, anti-Islam party. (more...)
Trojans return to the court on Saturday at Southern Methodist Trojans return to the court on Saturday at Southern Methodist
- December 03, 2017

SMU is a 2-point favorite on the opening line, while the Over/Under (O/U) for the game opened at 140 points. The loss marked the second straight for USC (4-2), and followed a similar pattern to its November 26 defeat against Texas A&M when the Trojans gave up a 19-3 second-half run. (more...)
Defence Ministry launches Armed Forces Week Defence Ministry launches Armed Forces Week
- December 03, 2017

It is the day in India dedicated towards the collection of funds from people of India for the welfare of Armed forces. Defence Minister said that 7th December is marked as the Armed Forces Flag Day . She reminded Indians that fund collected on that day is used for welfare and protection of families of war heroes, disabled soldiers. "I urge everyone to come forward and be part of it and donate whole heartedly" said the Governor. (more...)
Djokovic Hires New Coach Djokovic Hires New Coach
- December 03, 2017

A quarter-final appearance at Wimbledon in 2006 was Stepanek's best singles performance in a Grand Slam, but in the latter years of his career Stepanek excelled in doubles, winning the US Open, Australian Open and Davis Cup (twice). During the exchange Djokovic asked his new coach "what are you up to now?", to which the Czech replied "do you have something for me?" "As long-time friends off the tennis court, I believe that our friendship and similar views will translate onto the court as ... (more...)