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Hull plump for Adkins after Slutsky exit Hull plump for Adkins after Slutsky exit
- Декабря 07, 2017

The former Tranmere and Wigan goalkeeper was then appointed manager of Sheffield United in 2015 but was sacked by the League One club less than a year later, with the Blades struggling in mid-table. The Russian is replaced by Adkins, who takes on a full-time managerial role for the first time since being sacked by Sheffield United, then in League One, in May of a year ago. (more...)
Messi or Ronaldo for the Ballon d´Or? Barca boss Valverde doesn´t care Messi or Ronaldo for the Ballon d´Or? Barca boss Valverde doesn´t care
- Декабря 07, 2017

To make it even more obvious, the years in which the Portuguese star has won Ballon d'Or before along with 2017 was also inscribed on it. Ronaldo, meanwhile, has played a key role in Real's four trophy wins in 2017-they also won the Spanish Super Cup and UEFA Super Cup-and could add another before the year is out with Los Blancos favourites to win the upcoming FIFA Club World Cup. (more...)
NHL Capsules: Tom Wilson, Alex Ovechkin help Capitals rout Blackhawks 6-2 NHL Capsules: Tom Wilson, Alex Ovechkin help Capitals rout Blackhawks 6-2
- Декабря 07, 2017

Ovechkin scored shortly after to signal an abrubt end to Forsberg's night. The Blackhawks head into Wednesday night's show down with the Capitals looking to maintain their recent success against Metro division opponents as they are 10-2 in their last 12 contests but they have dropped four games in a row overall and need to shake out of their early season funk. (more...)
Paul Hornung Award victor is Saquon Barkley Paul Hornung Award victor is Saquon Barkley
- Декабря 07, 2017

It was announced Wednesday morning by the Louisville Sports Commission. While not a Heisman Trophy finalist, Barkley has had a spectacular season in which he has scored a touchdown in four different ways. Barkley was announced Wednesday as the 2017 Paul Hornung Award victor, a trophy that goes to the nation's most versatile player. Barkley's coach, James Franklin, said he has "never coached or seen a player who can affect the game the way Saquon Barkley does". (more...)
Clippers rally but fade down the stretch against Timberwolves Clippers rally but fade down the stretch against Timberwolves
- Декабря 07, 2017

Los Angeles Clippers guard Austin Rivers, left, and Minnesota Timberwolves center Karl-Anthony Towns reach for the ball during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Dec. "It's just been a steady progression I think", Thibodeau said. "Gallo is day-to-day", Clippers head coach Doc Rivers said before Tuesday's practice, via the Los Angeles Times . (more...)
Chris Hogan (shoulder) returns to Patriots' practice on Wednesday Chris Hogan (shoulder) returns to Patriots' practice on Wednesday
- Декабря 07, 2017

With Rob Gronkowski suspended, Hogan should step right back in opposite Brandin Cooks for Tom Brady and the Patriots in Week 14. Hogan's quarterback, however, was absent. Hogan (shoulder) was spotted at Wednesday's practice, Mike Reiss of ESPN.com reports. Newly re-signed linebacker Jonathan Freeny also joined the Patriots for practice , filling Gronkowski's spot on the 53-man roster. (more...)
Oakland A's ballpark plan dealt big blow Oakland A's ballpark plan dealt big blow
- Декабря 07, 2017

Jowel Laguerre . After news broke last month that the Oakland A's had finally settled on a site for their new ballpark at Oakland's Peralta Community College District, their plans have been derailed after the school made a decision to cancel negotiations with the team. (more...)
Inter Milan misfit Joao Mario wants Manchester United transfer in January Inter Milan misfit Joao Mario wants Manchester United transfer in January
- Декабря 07, 2017

Manchester United are linked with more than a few quality players and the latest name in the focus is Portuguese global and Inter Milan playmaker Joao Mario . United are also interested in Lazio's Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, although he is believed to favour a move to Juventus. The Spaniard has found himself in and out of Mourinho's best XI, meaning he may look for a move in order to make a late dash for the Spain national team at the World Cup. (more...)
Slip cordon concern for India, admits Pujara Slip cordon concern for India, admits Pujara
- Декабря 07, 2017

There was not much help for spinners. We just accept it. So, we are trying to figure out options and we will definitely get better. So there are so many positives. We don't want to disturb him from there. "All those players who were standing in the slips, they are taking about 50-100 catches every day. So we are trying to improve ourselves and eventually results will come", he added further. (more...)
Arsenal fans buoyed by Ozil rumorus Arsenal fans buoyed by Ozil rumorus
- Декабря 07, 2017

The World Cup victor has entered the final 12 months of his current Arsenal deal to throw up the possibility of Ozil leaving the north London club on a free transfer next summer. But if Pep Guardiola believes Sanchez can add the depth and quality to add multiple trophies to City's cabinet this season, he may feel like it is money well spent. (more...)
Anthony Joshua Fight Wanted By A Leading UFC Heavyweight Anthony Joshua Fight Wanted By A Leading UFC Heavyweight
- Декабря 07, 2017

The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the UFC had yet to make its plans public. UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic has a date with destiny, and it is January 20, 2018. Miocic has not fought since that May encounter, unable to come to an agreement on a contract renegotiation with the UFC. Miocic last defended his championship back in May. (more...)
Raiders overcome early season slide to move into tie for 1st Raiders overcome early season slide to move into tie for 1st
- Декабря 07, 2017

Jared Cook and Michael Crabtree have combined for 1,048 receiving yards and seven touchdowns while Amari Cooper has 42 receptions. 4 of the Oakland Raiders calls a play against the New York Giants during their National Football League game at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on December 3, 2017 in Oakland, California. (more...)
Ball State upsets Notre Dame with last-second 3 Ball State upsets Notre Dame with last-second 3
- Декабря 07, 2017

The Fighting Irish were handed an 18-point loss by Michigan State on Thursday and then won by a similar margin Sunday when it registered a 71-53 win over St. on Tuesday night. Senior guard Matt Farrell (15.9 average) and sophomore guard TJ Gibbs (14.3) join Colson as players scoring in double digits. The Fighting Irish entered the game as almost 20-point favorites over their in-state opponent but instead dropped to 3-1 at home. (more...)
A snow-ice weather warning has been issued by Met Eireann A snow-ice weather warning has been issued by Met Eireann
- Декабря 07, 2017

The forecasters have issued a Status Yellow weather warning for Donegal , Leitrim , Sligo , Mayo , Galway , Clare and Kerry which comes into effect at 3am on Thursday morning. AA Roadwatch, the traffic monitoring service, is also warning motorists to expect delays and allow additional journey time if conditions take a turn for the worst. (more...)
Ronda Rousey's Move To WWE Reportedly 'Imminent' Ronda Rousey's Move To WWE Reportedly 'Imminent'
- Декабря 07, 2017

Of those fights, one of them was in the UFC in 2014 at UFC 177 where she lost to Bethe Correia almost two minutes into the second round by TKO. I care about her. Her final fight with Nunes was in December of past year. "Ronda changed the game for all of us", recently deposed women's strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk said. (more...)
Mariners, Angels each get $1 million for Ohtani from Twins Mariners, Angels each get $1 million for Ohtani from Twins
- Декабря 07, 2017

In separate deals, the Mariners sent catcher David Banuelos to the Twins and the Angels sent outfielder Jacob Pearson to complete the transactions. In his first pro season, he hit.236 (30 for 127) with eight doubles, four homers and 26 RBI in 36 games for Short-season Everett. MLB Pipeline ranked him as the 10th-best prospect in Mariners system. (more...)
Conoce los clasificados a octavos de final de la Champions League Conoce los clasificados a octavos de final de la Champions League
- Декабря 07, 2017

El Liverpool derrotó sin problemas y con goleada... Luego de la fase grupal, los ingleses sacaron la cara por su país y clasificaron los cinco conjuntos que entraron a la competencia , siendo el Chelsea el único que lo hizo en el segundo lugar. (more...)
Russell Wilson loses bet to Seahawks ball boy Russell Wilson loses bet to Seahawks ball boy
- Декабря 07, 2017

However, the Eagles punted both times and Seattle built a quick 10-0 lead. But the reason the Eagles lost was the play of the Seahawks defense. The Seahawks kept the Eagles scoreless in the first quarter, too. Aside from the self-inflicted wounds, Russell Wilson once again put on a show for the Seahawks . "We struggled to get into a rhythm, running the ball, throwing the ball". (more...)
Man Utd, Roma, Paris top their groups in UCL Man Utd, Roma, Paris top their groups in UCL
- Декабря 07, 2017

Pot 1 (club coefficient ranking): Manchester United (14), Paris Saint-Germain (6), Roma (30), Barcelona (3), Liverpool (32), Manchester City (8), Besiktas (28), Tottenham Hotspur (21). In the end, Roma's win against Qarabag made the result irrelevant for Diego Simeone's team, who failed to qualify for the last 16 for the first since the 2009-10 season. (more...)
England star Stokes struggles again in cricket comeback England star Stokes struggles again in cricket comeback
- Декабря 07, 2017

Selectors said in a statement they were advised to name their strongest squad, and included the pair accordingly. While Stokes has said he is in New Zealand to visit his parents , who live in Christchurch, he could quickly rejoin the England team if he is not charged or if there is any delay in a charging decision. (more...)