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Choirul Huda: Indonesian goalkeeper dies after collision with team-mate

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The 38-year-old goalkeeper collapsed after the collision at the end of the first half, when he took a blow from his own defender as he rushed out to claim the ball. We did not have time to a see a doctor, only to see his body". In a statement released on the website of his club - Persela FC - Dr Yudistiro Andri Nugroho said Huda suffered "impacts on the chest and lower jaws". Read More »

Florian Lejeune returns for Newcastle United

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Newcastle midfielder Jonjo Shelvey is expected to be available despite a broken finger. The problems for the magpies though is scoring goals. The home supporters then saw their team score at St Mary's for the first time in nearly two months when Gabbiadini turned Javier Manquillo and hooked his foot around the ball to score at the near post from 15 yards out. Read More »

Bangladesh choose to bat in first ODI against S

South Africa were dominant in the two recent Tests between the sides and will be hoping to display similar control in the three-match one-day series. Amla had less of the strike, facing 112 balls and hitting eight fours. The Invitation team reached the target with 21 balls to spare. He shared successive partnerships of 59 with Shakib Al Hasan (29), 69 with Mahmudullah (26) and 42 with Sabbir Rahman (19) for the third, fourth and fifth wickets. Read More »

Ko Jin-Young secures first LPGA Tour victory

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Park, who won the U.S. Women's Open for her first major and was ranked No. 2 in the world, was tied with fellow South Koreans In Gee Chun (65) and Jin Young Ko (67). Yin had an eagle on the par-5 fifth hole and six birdies, offset by a lone bogey on No. 17, to finish at 11-under 133, two shots ahead of overnight leader Sung Hyun Park (69). Read More »

Hockey: India thrash Bangladesh in Asia Cup

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The two team have last played each other in the World Hockey League semifinals where India trounced Pakistan by 6-1. But the decisive moment of the match came a little while earlier in the 34th minute when two Pakistan players were shown yellow cards in a space of seconds. Read More »

Morocco replace Kenya as 2018 CHAN hosts

The new host nation of Total CHAN, as the tournament is tagged, was announced in a statement on Caf website . The awarding of the tournament to Morocco also benefits Egypt, who were awarded Morocco's place - now freed up as hosts - after being initially knocked out by their fellow North Africans in qualifying. Read More »

Pochettino makes worrying injury admission ahead of Tottenham's clash against Real Madrid

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In the book "A Brave New World", serialised in the Daily Mail and charting Tottenham's 2016/17 title challenge, he says: "If I were to be an global manager one day, I'd relish the opportunity to coach the England national team". "I was speechless! He paused for like a second, and he said '.but now he loves you'". "I had not realised". [Alli laughs]. A few weeks ago we were doing some shape work and I was a bit annoyed, not at him but just with some stuff. Read More »

Chelsea youngster Charly Musonda urged to follow in Andreas Christensen's footsteps

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The Italian tactician has revealed ahead of Saturday's clash with London rivals Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park that he's spoken with Musonda and has urged him to follow in the footsteps of Christensen. "We have Hazard, Willian and Pedro and usually 2 No.10s play and this season could be good to show he deserves to play". I told him this and my task is to help him always find the right way, not the wrong way. Read More »

Dimitrov and Nadal sizzle in Shanghai

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What is on the line? After dominating the early-season hardcourt and reigning supreme in clay, Nadal went on to end his three-year drought at the Flushing Meadows and continued his fine run in Beijing. Add to that seven aces, 16 winners and just five unforced errors and it was no wonder Federer was soon celebrating moving a set ahead - a second hold to love doing the job. Read More »

MotoGP: Dovizioso won in Japan and exacerbated the fight for the title

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Defending champion Marquez looked to have it won after he burned past Dovizioso with three laps left but he gave up precious momentum on the final lap with a slide at turn eight. "But he did a mistake so I was able to catch him and I did a flawless corner at turn 10". "So I have to try to make a wide left corner and (that's) what I did, and it was the right decision, because I close the door because for him it was very hard to try to overtake". Read More »

Abraham double earns Swansea first home win

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Huddersfield manager David Wagner said Steve Mounie trained with the first team after recovering from a heel injury and did not rule the forward out from Saturday's match. "This is the only chance we have, and supporters have said to me I can trust and believe them to be there". Think you can do better than Lawro? - Tom Carroll registered his first Premier League assist in 19 games, since March (v Burnley). Read More »

Pavlyuchenkova, Gavrilova advance to Hong Kong semis

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Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova breezed into the semifinals of the Hong Kong Tennis Open with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Japan's Naomi Osaka on Friday. The seventh-seeded Australian won in straight sets 6-0, 7-5. She was broken back in the eighth game for 4-4 as the set briefly returned to level-pegging. The Australian is now eyeing a second WTA title after winning her maiden tour crown at New Haven in August on the eve of the US Open. Read More »

Elliott attorneys to seek new hearing before appeals court

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However, the Cowboys are on bye this week and it is possible that the court could rule on the matter as quickly as Monday, meaning that there could be a resolution to this before anyone has to make a decision on starting or sitting Elliott in their Fantasy lineup. Read More »

Panthers fan arrested after brutal sucker-punch caught on video

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Police are investigating a Carolina Panthers fan who repeatedly punched a 62-year-old man in the face during Thursday night's game between the Panthers and the Philadelphia Eagles . "The behavior exhibited by the perpetrator is unacceptable and will not be condoned at Bank of America Stadium". After a single mother who was sitting in the area left with her son in the third quarter, things escalated. Read More »

Former BYU football player Harvey Langi hospitalized after auto accident in MA

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At approximately 9:30 p.m., Langi and a passenger were sitting at a stoplight when another vehicle rear-ended them. The Foxborough Fire Department released pictures of a three-car accident on Twitter late Friday night. The crash happened at the intersection of Fisher and Commercial streets, also according to Kyed. The Patriots listed Langi as out for Sunday's game with a back injury on the official injury report , according to ProFootballTalk . Read More »

Fan fury as Ashley Young starts at Liverpool, Marcus Rashford benched

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Martial and Henrikh Mkhitaryan will line up in support of the prolific Romelu Lukaku, with the Belgium striker aiming to become the first United player to score eight times in his first eight Premier League appearances for the club. With a few key midfield men out with injuries, Ander Herrera has returned to the team and will partner Nemanja Matic at the base of Manchester United's midfield at Anfield. Read More »

SC holds off late Tennessee drive, beats Vols 15-9

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SC on Saturday and had six yards of offense in the second half before a last-gasp drive that put Tennessee in position to steal a win. He fell to the ground with his head in his hands when the game ended. SC pulled ahead for good on its next possession with a 16-play, 72-yard drive that lasted over nine minutes. Throughout the game, it was a slugfest where neither offense could find much traction and, more often than not, settled for a field goal attempt. Read More »

Italian Open: England's Matt Wallace takes a two-shot lead into final round

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The Independent reported after his second round how the 125-1 outsider had surprised the odds to lead, but a largely safe round of golf comprising five birdies and one bogey ensured the advantage remains his to lose on Sunday. England's Fleetwood, now leading the rankings by over one million points, shot a level par 71 while third-placed Rahm came home in 67. That took his total to 17 under par, which left him two strokes clear of two golfers who will be feeling very confident about their ... Read More »

Team India for three-match ODI series against New Zealand Announced

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KL Rahul has been dropped from the Indian side following his ordinary performances against Australia and Sri Lanka. The selectors will thus continue to chop and change the squad with every next limited overs series so as to find the right combination suitable to represent the team in the 50-over tournament. Read More »

Hertha Berlin #TakeAKnee in calling for a more "open-minded world"

The club's coaching staff and substitutes also took a knee along the touchline, to the cheers of the crowd. For this reason, we are joining forces with the protest of our fellow American athletes to take a stand against discrimination. 14, 2017. "For a tolerant Berlin and an open-minded world, now and forevermore!" the club said on Twitter. Trump has regularly tweeted about the players and their alleged disrespect of the American anthem. Read More »

IS vehicle bomb kills 18 in Syria

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The Syrian Army and allies have regained control of al-Mayadin, a city in Deir Ezzor province that had become a stronghold for the militant Islamist group, Syrian military sources said. But that changed in early September when regime forces coming in from the west broke the siege, with the help of Russian air strikes. The SAA, led by the Tiger Forces, established control over Al-Mayadeen airport last week to isolate forces and block access to supplies from Al-Bukamal, a town along the ... Read More »

Panthers get police involved in despicable fan incident caught on video

The Carolina Panthers fan who was caught on video punching an old man during Thursday night's game has been arrested. The arrest came hours after officials announced that they had identified the man through a viral video. The seated fan reportedly called Maraghy and the woman he was with "jerks". Police are investigating an ugly moment from the stands at Thursday night's Philadelphia Eagles-Carolina Panthers game. Read More »

ICC announces Test, ODI leagues; to trial 4-day Tests

The exact schedule of the Championship is yet to be finalised. "The real value is, teams like Ireland and Afghanistan , even Zimbabwe who have not been at their best". That will then make the contest and the decisions that captains and sides make more interesting. "I do believe that the prestige and the level of engagement with Test cricket will be higher if we make it more precious". Read More »

Cal monitoring air quality with football game scheduled for Friday night

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As devastating wildfires rage on in California's North Bay, the air quality in the Bay Area has worsened significantly due to smoke and ash. Cal's most recent win over a top-10 foe was its 34-31 triple-overtime conquest of No. As of Thursday morning, Weather Underground rates the air quality in Berkeley as "unhealthy" at 154 on the air quality index. The circumstances and sparse crowd were reminiscent of the Bears' game in 1991, the week after the Oakland Hills fire, when the fewer than ... Read More »

Altidore sends apology to USMNT supporters after World Cup debacle

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After all, the United States had not failed to make the World Cup since 1986, and it went into Tuesday knowing that a win would send it to Russian Federation for the 2018 tournament, or at least a draw would likely get it into a playoff against either Australia or Syria, both of which would be underdogs. Read More »

Mikel Merino signs Newcastle United deal

However, despite not reaching that figure he has now concluded his permanent move after making only eight appearances for the Bundesliga side. Merino was handed his Newcastle debut as a substitute in their opening Premier League defeat by Tottenham and he has started every league game since . Read More »

Stafford, Golladay Listed As Questionable Against Saints

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It should also be pointed out that the National Football League ditched the "probable" game designation a year ago so questionable is the most likely to play status on the injury report. Linebacker Paul Worrilow is out for the second straight week with a sprained MCL. Listed as questionable were defensive end Ezekiel Ansah (knee), receiver Kenny Golladay (hamstring), right guard T.J. Read More »

Chicago Cubs through to the National League Championship Series once again

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Lackey is 0-2 against the Dodgers this season, collecting one loss in April in Chicago and another in Los Angeles in May. The Dodgers eliminated the Diamondbacks on Monday, which feels like a month ago now. "They're a good team". The Cubs went 24-11 the rest of the way, the best mark in the National League. The list of candidates to start Game 1 is already very short. Read More »

Mackay appointed interim Scotland manager

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Regan claimed Strachan had given no indication of whether he wanted to continue, but simply asked the SFA board to decide how they wanted to proceed. In total Strachan took charge of 40 matches, winning 19, drawing nine and losing 12, giving him a win rate at 48%. "We were close to qualifying and there has been a lot of doom and gloom and a lot of criticism that comes from a failed campaign and ultimately that is what it is". Read More »

Nehra retires from global cricket

Nehra is now part of three-match T20I series against Australia but he didn't feature in the first two matches. India will host New Zealand for three ODIs and three T20 matches starting on Oct 22. "I won't even play IPL", Nehra stressed. When asked why he had made a decision to retire after making a successful comeback , Nehra admitted that he always wanted to walk away on a high. Read More »