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Schalke powerless in battle to keep Liverpool target Goretzka

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Now, though, at least if the Catalan press are to be believed, the club he's actually been waiting on is Barcelona. Schalke have offered him a new contract, but Goretzka is unlikely to accept the terms and he is expected to make a decision over his future during the German winter break. Read More »

New Zealand rout Pakistan in 2nd ODI in Sharjah

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Earlier, the Indian media suggested that Kohli had violated ICC regulations by using a communication device during a match. The ICC rules of Minimum Standards, point 4.3.1 states that, "For the avoidance of doubt, none of the foregoing provisions shall operate to prevent: the use of two-way handheld device that uses dedicated frequencies over short distances (i.e. Read More »

Sikandar Raza, Peter Moor hit back against West Indies

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West Indies reached 78-1 at stumps in its first-innings reply, with Kieran Powell 43 not out. Had the last four wickets gone down quickly, West Indies was favorite to chase down the target for victory. Captain Graeme Cremer , coming in at No. 9, faced 150 balls for his 28 not out to further frustrate the West Indian attack. Zimbabwe was 301-7 when the sides shook hands for a draw and West Indies didn't get the chance to bat for a second time. Read More »

The Astros' first baseman is now Boo-li Gurriel

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Times , "Hill stepped off the mound so the crowd could jeer, made a pitch, stepped off the mound for another round of jeers, made another pitch". The Cuban first baseman later apologized, which Darvish accepted in good faith. It was a premeditated move on Hill's part, or as he put it to reporters after the Dodgers' 3-1 win in Game 6 , a "silent gesture". On Wednesday, Darvish was pitching in front of his home fans in his first start since Gurriel pulled on the corners of his eyes and ... Read More »

Auburn basketball holds out two players amid FBI investigation

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Auburn forward Danjel Purifoy and center Austin Wiley have been put on the shelf indefinitely as the school sorts through what it calls "potential eligibility issues". Auburn will not comment if the suspensions are connected to Person. Wiley averaged 8.8 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game last season after enrolling midway through the Tigers' campaign. Read More »

Dani Alves reveals he nearly joined Liverpool

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Liverpool were among the clubs interested in Alves, but Barcelona eventually won the race two years later as he joined the Camp Nou in a £28m deal. Asked if he would still like to play in the Premier League , Alves replied: 'I still have this ambition, yes. Playing and making a name for himself at Sevilla, Alves also explains why he had to leave the Andalusian club, "I wanted to win things that, unfortunatly, I couldn't win at Sevilla". Read More »

Young returns to England squad for Germany and Brazil games

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Southgate will name his squad on Thursday and the England manager has made a decision to go with Winks rather than being tempted to bring back Jack Wilshere into the global fold. The world champions are up first, on Friday 10 November, before Brazil - ranked second in the world rankings behind the Germans - take on Southgate's men four days later. Read More »

Five questions heading into Alabama vs. LSU

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Lose, LSU is out of my rankings. Under Canada, the Tigers have one of the more exotic offenses Alabama has seen this season. In its last three games against LSU, Alabama - with Lane Kiffin as offensive coordinator - averaged 357.3 total yards and 20 points compared to just 188.7 yards and 9.7 points for LSU. Read More »

Analysts Take on Array Biopharma Inc (ARRY)

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The rating was maintained by Jefferies with "Buy" on Thursday, August 24. Jefferies maintained PACCAR Inc (NASDAQ:PCAR) rating on Friday, May 26. More extreme high and low levels-80 and 20, or 90 and 10-occur less frequently but indicate stronger momentum. Read More »

Gordon Hayward Details Rehab Plan, When He Expects To Rejoin Celtics

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You kind of learn to do that over the years, to fall the right way. "It's something I'm trying to work on. Trying to get on with it". He recently traded in his hard cast for a walking boot and even has returned to the court... "I felt a sense of panic come over me", Hayward recalled. "It's tough to see your parents cry too, 'cause it makes you emotional". "It makes you emotional". Read More »

RSA takes £50mln hit for hurricanes in U.S. and Caribbean

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The company said the impact of the natural disasters, including Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, remained unclear. Separately, London-based speciality insurance group Lancashire Holdings reported a third quarter pre-tax loss of $136m after a $165m hit from the hurricanes and Mexico's earthquakes. Read More »

MLB Rumors: Tony La Russa Taking Job In Red Sox Front Office

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The team won three National League pennants and World Series titles in 2006 and 2011, making him one of just two managers in baseball history with titles in both major leagues. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2014, attracting some controversy for his decision to be depicted with a plain cap on his plaque. As we saw in Arizona this past year after he was stripped of most baseball operations authority, La Russa has shown that he can function in a lesser role than that to which he ... Read More »

College Football Playoff announces title game sites for 2021 through 2024

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Hard Rock Stadium in Miami , FL, will host the game in 2021 before the game moves to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis in 2022. "We were serious about that, and now we've done it". According to the IndyStar, it will be the first time in modern sports history that a national title will be won outside of the South or West. The Los Angeles Host Committee will be responsible for hosting the event and will work closely with the CFP to deliver the most successful national championship game to ... Read More »

How to watch Champions League tie online

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Former Manchester United midfielder Roy Keane has launched a scathing attack on Liverpool despite the Reds' convincing win over Maribor in the group stages of the Champions League . But I'm pleased with our result and our reaction. "I thought the penalty today was a really good one. We will find a player who shoots, for sure". Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has revealed that he is impressed with the impact that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has made since joining the club. Read More »

Papa John's: NFL Protests to Blame for Weak Sales

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Many on the right rallied around Papa John's and Schnatter following his comments. The kneeling movement was started previous year by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who kneeled to protest what he said was police mistreatment of black males. Read More »

Paul Scholes: 'Romelu Lukaku misses Paul Pogba'

Scholes believes they are missing a creative spark in midfield, who can provide a link between defence and attack, and is confident that they will return to their attacking best once Pogba returns from injury. Manchester United will make the trip to defending Premier League champions Chelsea in their next Premier League game at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening. Read More »

Tiger Woods: Ernie Els reveals hesitation ahead of shock comeback

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While many fans hope to see 14-time major champion at his best, last week's WGC-HSBC Champions victor Justin Rose cautioned patience with Woods, who is returning from his fourth back surgery since 2014. However, Justin Rose - the man who pipped Johnson to the WGC-HSBC title last weekend - urged caution over Woods' return and stressed that fans should not expect too much from the former World No 1 immediately. Read More »

David Unsworth: Everton will go for it against Lyon

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Probably, ' Unsworth told reporters ahead of Thursday's match against Lyon . "It's an fantastic club and this is a fabulous job for any manager". "It's an wonderful job". "I'm just working so hard with the staff that are with me, with the players, to win some football matches and that is my only focus". "He was someone we all liked and you feel responsible when you are a player". Read More »

Jets vs. Bills: New arrivals headline pregame storylines

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The Bills lead the league in takeaways with 17 through seven games. The game will air on the NFL Network with an 8:25 p.m. ET kickoff. "The biggest thing is they don't turn it over and they're getting turnovers". With there being just a four-day turnaround, it might be a little sloppier than it could otherwise be, but I'm thinking the Bills will continue to cement their status as a contender in the AFC with another nice win in a nationally televised game. Read More »

Ganaron los Dodgers y todo se definirá en el séptimo juego

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Como no podía ser de otra forma, en una Serie Mundial que cerraba en Los Ángeles , el séptimo juego entre Astros de Houston y Dodgers de Los Ángeles fue digno de una estrella en el "Paseo de la Fama", de Hollywood . McCullers , quien no estuvo mucho más asertivo que Darvish , continuó con su viacrucis, permitiendo sencillo de Logan Forsythe y golpeando a Kike Hernández, pero logró salir del episodio sin recibir daño. Read More »

Whiteside sparks Heat in win over Bulls

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Whiteside had missed the previous five games as a result of a bruised left knee. His rebounds, he was grabbing those 12 feet above the floor. Dragic played in the Chicago game despite nursing an illness that the Sun says kept him out of practice Tuesday. Read More »

Tony La Russa to join Red Sox

Jennings and Silverman pointed out La Russa's nine years with the White Sox "matched up nearly perfectly with" Boston president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski's time in Chicago's front office. He first won with the Athletics, then won twice with the Cardinals, but his managerial career started with the White Sox in 1979. La Russa has the third-most wins as a manager in major league history along with three World Series titles. Read More »

Worried Everton open talks with Allardyce and Hiddink

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Burnley's Sean Dyche continues to be linked with the post but Nuno Santo, in charge of Championship promotion hopefuls Wolves, is likely to turn down an approach. So whoever's linked with it, it wouldn't surprise me. "Will the next two games be decisive?" A more likely scenario is the Under-23s boss takes the senior team for the final time against Watford on Sunday before Everton name a new manager in the worldwide break. Read More »

World Series victor proposes on live TV

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Of all the home runs hit in a record-setting Major League Baseball regular season, postseason and World Series, Carlos Correa's homer in Game 5 outdid them all in one respect: highest launch angle. Yasiel Puig's ninth-inning shot was the 101st home run this postseason and 22nd of the World Series, breaking the record for both categories. He pulled out the ring and addressed his girlfriend, who was watching from behind a barricade right next to Correa and Rosenthal. Read More »

Bucks succumb to too much Thunder, 110-91

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Antetokounmpo was the only Milwaukee player who had anything going on Tuesday against the Thunder. Great team play by the Los Angeles Lakers helped them beat the Detroit Pistons 113-93. Reggie Jackson and Tobias Harris scored 18 points each for the Pistons, who dropped to 5-3 on the season. The Pistons were coming off back-to-back wins against the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday and the Golden State Warriors on Sunday. Read More »

Why Michigan State Football will defeat Penn State

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The last time these two teams played, the tandem of Lee and Washington had two of their better performances of the season, but it was Heidi Thelen who led the way. The first possession of the season ended when Scott fumbled near the Bowling Green goal line in Michigan State's opener. Holding onto the ball, literally, will be a key factor. Read More »

Zach Miller "progressing well" after surgery — John Fox

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The Bears' tight end had urgent surgery Sunday night to fix his damaged artery. "He was very appreciative of us thinking of him", said Saints tight end Michael Hoomanawanui , who used the term "brotherhood" to describe the bond that exists between National Football League players. Read More »

Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward rules out return in 2017-18

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I felt a sense of panic come over me and signaled to the ref, "Hey, look at this". "Immediately, I knew something was off, but when I landed, it wasn't a huge amount of pain", Hayward said in the post . Hayward said his biggest goal outside of making a full recovery is to figure out how to contribute to a young Celtics team that is sitting at 5-2 despite his absence. Read More »

Football Stars are the Target of an Aggressive Campaign by ISIS

In one image, a bloodied and bruised Cristiano Ronaldo , is kneeling with a jihadist holding a knife behind him, in the execution pose the world has come to associate with the terrorist group. The Real Madrid team can only settle for fifth place - with Juventus (who somehow find themselves in the Premier League, too) topping the table. Sympathisers of terrorist group ISIS have been threatening football stars by use of chilling photoshopped images as of late in an attempt to instill a ... Read More »

SuperSport & Sundowns players nominated for top African awards

Victor Moses and William Troost-Ekong have been picked among 30 players as nominees for this year's African Player of the Year award. The pair is in the running for the CAF African Player of the Year award for their performances in the Champions League this year. Read More »

F1 power unit rules proposed

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Its victories in the 2014-2016 season were statistically among the most dominant in the history of the sport and such was Mercedes' head start that even in 2017, while facing a resurgent Ferrari , the Mercedes engine was still in a class of its own. Read More »