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Sebastian Vettel loses huge ground in title race after Singapore blip


Hamilton has won all three races relatively comfortably since the championship resumed in August, and with only six Global Positioning System remaining Vettel faces a huge task to stop Hamilton. "I have been in the situation of losing both cars", Wolff said. Verstappen , 19, had looked set to become the first teenager on pole but Vettel stormed through with two blistering laps in the final session to clinch it by three-tenths of a second. Read More »

Andrew Bogut to sign with Lakers for 1 year, $2.3 million


Bogut looks to be one a the few veterans on this young Lakers squad. With training camp right around the corner, Andrew Bogut is no longer unemployed. ESPN sources indicate that the deal is only partially guaranteed . Bogut is familiar with coach Luke Walton from his Warriors days and should slide in as Brook Lopez's backup, though Ivica Zubac isn't just going to hand him his minutes. Read More »

Nigel Clough: 'Manchester United tie a big financial boost'


Mourinho insists he will take seriously a competition he has won four times - if he wins it this season he will move ahead of Sir Alex Ferguson and Brian Clough as the first manager to lift it five times. "I think it gave us more confidence and it was good to win a trophy". Injury wise, midfielder Paul Pogba (hamstring) and defender Axel Tuanzebe (back) are out of this League Cup third-round tie, joining defender Marcos Rojo and striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic (both knee) on the sidelines. Read More »

Martin Truex Jr. Continues His NASCAR Dominance with Playoff Win at Chicagoland


Officials ruled that a member of Busch's pit crew stepped over the wall too soon, and the driver was unable to get back onto the lead lap as a result of the penalty. He was a comeback warrior in last year's race as well, rebounding from a shredded tire. Although the finish likely won't impact Busch's playoff standing , Busch lamented potentially losing six playoff points (one for winning the second stage and five for the race win) that he might need to advance in future rounds of the ... Read More »

Hughie Fury bout hit by referee row


THE shock scorecard that had Canelo Alvarez winning the Gennady Golovkin fight and thus holding the middleweight champion to a controversial draw has thrown officiating in judging into the spotlight. "The most important thing is a balanced panel". "The British Boxing Board of Control has offered a compromise which we shall accept and I think regardless, the officials are going to be under a lot of scrutiny anyway because of all the fuss", he said. Read More »

Referee appointed for Manchester City vs. Crystal Palace


Huddersfield went there at the start of the season and got a very positive result and I see absolutely no reason why they can't do the same here, especially given David Wagner doesn't have a huge group to rotate. It was a similar sort of thing: Arsenal, Manchester United, those type of teams. "It's the one we had most time for and possibly nearly agonising over it too much and it became nearly muddled thinking". Read More »

Parsons Green: Two held as terror alert downgraded


A Scotland Yard spokesman said: " They both remain in custody at a south London police station ". Following the arrest police searched an address in Stanwell, Surrey, where a forensics team and several police vehicles were seen in attendance. Read More »

Long using National Football League game checks to fund STAB scholarships


Anne's-Belfield School. "In August, we watched people fill our hometown streets with hatred and bigotry", Long said in a press release. The white nationalist rallies that broke out in Charlottesville over the summer left a lasting impression on Long, who spoke out in the days after calling the rallies "despicable". Read More »

Can landmark data boost global fight against modern slavery?


An estimated 15.4 million were also living in forced marriages in 2016 - of this total, 6.5 million were Wednesday in the period 2012-2016. According to a report released Tuesday by the International Labor Office (ILO) and the Walk Free Foundation, approximately 40.3 million men, women and children were victims of "modern slavery" in 2016. Read More »

Man Utd boss Mourinho: Premier League never been more hard to win


Going in the opposite direction to the two Manchester clubs in the Premier League Winner market Tottenham and Liverpool can be backed at [18.0] and [30.0] respectively after surprisingly dropping home points on Saturday afternoon. "Morata is out of a book for how a centre-forward should play", Nevin told Irish radio station Newstalk . "He looked pretty special once again". Read More »

Robert Stern says study shows kids under 12 shouldn't play tackle football


Belson noted the NFL has recently promoted flag football, and participation from boys between the ages of six to 12 in the tackle version of the sport has dropped by almost 20 percent since 2009. Those risks are in addition to more direct damage that can occur with repeated impact from head-to-head collisions that occur during football games, whether or not those impacts lead to concussions. Read More »

Panthers TE Greg Olsen will not play against Saints Sunday


Quarterback Tyrod Taylor didn't do much better in the air. He threw only three passes that traveled at least 15 yards in the air, and his average air yardage on his 25 attempts was 4.1 yards. Olsen had started 81 consecutive games, which had ben the second most by active tight ends. Glenn has been battling that injury seemingly forever, but it's a new ailment for Dareus. Read More »

Noah Spielman Faces Felony Charges In Hazing Incident


The DuPage County State's Attorney's office announced the charges Monday, naming the five men wanted for questioning, two of whom are from MI. James Cooksey, Kyler Kregel, Benjamin Pettway, Noah Spielman and Samuel TeBos were charged with aggravated battery, mob action and unlawful restraint, the DuPage County state's attorney's office told ABC 7 Chicago. Read More »

MotoGP Aragon: Valentino Rossi puts in more R1 laps at Misano


The Italian rider had been expected to miss this weekend's Aragon Grand Prix following on from his motocross crash at the end of last month, which left him with a broken right leg. His father Graziano was quoted by as saying Rossi had felt some discomfort. Rossi began light physiotherapy in the wake of the accident, having expressed his desire to make a swift return, but Yamaha confirmed last week that World Superbike rider Michael van der Mark would substitute at Aragón. Read More »

Cris Cyborg Reacts To Edmond Tarverdyan's Callout


Rousey's dismal displays against Holly Holm and Amanda Nunes haven't convinced her coach that she's not capable of competing with a fighter of Cyborg's calibre. The striking coach believes "Cyborg" is "too slow" for Rousey, and that it's a good fight for "Rowdy", since she and Justino have traded verbal shots over the years. Read More »

Manchester United and Manchester City chasing Sergej Milinkovic-Savic transfer, reveals agent


The 22-year-old midfielder has emerged as a key man for the Serie A giants. Kezman did praise Lazio sporting director Igli Tare for his work at the Stadio Olimpico and believes he the club is moving in the right direction for success. José Mourinho, who is said to have been "enchanted" by the midfielder's development last season, sees the Lazio starlet as an ideal player for the Premier League and the football he wants to play at Old Trafford. Read More »

Luiz was fouled by Sanchez before red, claims Conte


The Gunners had previously kept only one clean sheet in their past 18 league games at Stamford Bridge and, following the 4-0 loss at Anfield in their previous Premier League away game, this was a display which left Wenger satisfied. Arsenal is a really good team, they are a strong team and have a lot of top players'. It's becoming a regular thing, Chelsea players getting sent off against Arsenal. Read More »

More Barcelona rhetoric over failed Coutinho move


Liverpool fans who followed the transfer closely will no doubt have been annoyed with the Catalan media over their pursuit of Philippe Coutinho and reporting of the potential move. "Like I said, in every job you get an offer, you get interested or not". "But it is also a great honour being here. He is playing well and helping the team, and I think he is closer to telling us "yes". Read More »

Verstappen: Vettel to blame for crash


Verstappen found himself stuck between polesitter Sebastian Vettel and his Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen moments after lights out at Marina Bay . "They took in total three cars out and I was in the middle doing nothing wrong". What it certainly indicated was a belief that he has shown superior form this season. Read More »

Betting losers could get refund after Canelo-GGG boxing match

perth_map scored the bout 116-112 for Golovkin . "It means a lot for me". Most fans and critics scored the fight comfortably for Golovkin , who appeared to be the aggressor for most of the 12-round affair. For the casual fan, the "Fight of the Century" is always a bit anti-climatic, as the skill level of the top fighters in the sport never makes it the blood and guts exhibition that we have seen from fights like Ward vs Gatti or the two rounds of hell from Hagler vs Hearns. Read More »

Antonio Conte delivers fresh Chelsea update on Eden Hazard

Boss Antonio Conte hopes this is the end of the road for the player's recovery. "I think it is a good opportunity to see the young players that are training with us". Musonda is a youngster that many Chelsea supporters have been clamouring to see in the first team, and Conte said that he is a believer in the 20-year-old's potential to be a valuable contributor in a number of positions. Read More »

Singapore Grand Prix: Circuit to host race until at least 2021


Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo topped the timesheets in both sessions , and teammate Max Verstappen was never far behind. A day earlier, a giant monitor lizard had entered the track during Saturday's practice. "But it is a very challenging circuit here, getting the set-up right, getting the timing right, understanding the tyres". Oddly enough, no driver who won at the track went on to win the world championship in the same year as Sportsmail looks back at the circuit that came close to ... Read More »

Barcelona To Switch Transfer Interest From Coutinho To Another Liverpool Player

No fan likes to see a player try to leave their club, however, one thing that Liverpool supporters will certainly appreciate from Coutinho is top-class performances on a consistent basis. Mane is now serving a three game suspension following his controversial red card against Manchester City last week. "Yes, result-wise (it is frustrating) but honestly I am as a person not like this". Read More »

Hazard points to key factor in Chelsea turnaround


Hazard went on to say that he did not always like Conte's tactics but, given the success he club has enjoyed under him, he is willing to put the hard yards in for the team. "Everyone makes mistakes", Conte said, when asked about Kenedy. "Now he is focused and working very well". "Also I have a bit of experience about this situation. Read More »

England vs West Indies, first ODI


Two bowlers could now bowl a maximum of nine overs and the rest up to eight apiece. The game at Old Trafford is set to be Chris Gayle's first ODI since the ICC World Cup 2015, where he made the first double-century in the competition's history, smashing a blistering 215 against Zimbabwe in Canberra. Read More »

Maria forecast to intensify to Category 4 'dangerous major hurricane'


Officials from French-controlled Martinique to the US Virgin Islands warned residents to prepare for the storm , now ranked by US forecasters as a major hurricane , at category three on the Saffir-Simpson scale. Rossell added that Maria's size means all of Puerto Rico will experience hurricane conditions. Unlike Irma, which took a relatively flat westward angle as it raked Barbuda, St. Read More »

Eden Hazard to start for Chelsea against Nottingham Forest

Hazard has claimed Conte improved him as a player within one week of becoming the permanent successor to now Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho . "But I think that everyone in their life can make a mistake". Now he's focused, he's working very well, he understood his mistake. "He is ready to play to deserve a place for the future". Read More »

Primetime Emmy Awards: A big win for diversity


Stan has already commissioned its own programming and picked up a few Logie nominations, but in the short term Australia's free-to-air broadcasters have more to fear from the United States streaming giants looking to expand overseas. She further pointed out that on the show, handmaids are constantly reminded of their past sins and told how lucky they are to be given a second chance. Read More »

'Everton top four? No way Jose Mourinho,' says Ronald Koeman


But he took his chance clinically in the last minute. The Belgium worldwide has scored five goals in his five league appearances for his new club but did miss a great chance in the first half. Mourinho believes the best way to face a team with five at the back is to deploy the same formation - but the Manchester United boss decided against it in tonight's visit of Everton . Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino: Domestic cups not priority


Pochettino will rest several key players against Sky Bet Championship strugglers Barnsley but Alli will be given the chance at Wembley to regain momentum. "The most important thing is to be there if he needs us and, sometimes, to try to help before he asks", added the Spurs boss. The England global has risen to prominence in the two seasons since his switch from MK Dons in 2015, winning back-to-back PFA Young Player of the Year awards. Read More »

United Kingdom lowers threat level, two held over bomb


The threat level system, introduced on August 1, 2000, is based on available intelligence , terrorist capability, terrorist intention and timescale. British police questioned two suspects on Monday - an 18-year-old Iraqi refugee who is believed to have planted a homemade explosive device on a packed rush-hour subway carriage in west London on Friday, and a 21-year-old from Syria , who is named by police as Yahyah Farroukh . Read More »

Manuel Neuer to miss Bayern Munich's game against Schalke


Neuer will miss Germany's key qualifier against Northern Ireland in Belfast on October 5, where a draw will book the holders' place at Russian Federation 2018. Neuer's injury is obviously a huge concern for Bayern, as he had recently recovered from a broken foot and could have reaggravated the injury. Bayern, Bundesliga champions for the past five seasons, have taken nine points from their first four games and face Schalke 04 away later on Tuesday. Read More »

Falcons Cruise Against Packers


The Falcons have given up the most yards and receptions to running backs since the beginning of last season, making Ty Montgomery a strong candidate to have a big game. "I'm disappointed that play would have such a magnitude on the game". Last season, Burnett led Green Bay defensive backs in tackles per snap (one every 10.2) and in passes defended per snap (one every 78.7). Read More »