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by | October 24, 2018 | 07:25

About 20 people, mostly CSKA Moscow' football fans, were injured on Tuesday after an escalator at a metro station in central Rome broke, rescuers said. One of the fans had a foot partially severed in the crush, Italian newspaper Repubblica reported. The malfunction is believed to have been caused by a large group of fans jumping on the escalator with force.

by | October 24, 2018 | 07:13

Jerry Jones really wanted to acquire Amari Cooper . The Oakland Raiders shipped receiver Amari Cooper to the Dallas Cowboys for a first-round pick. Cooper's signing does come with considerable risk. He will get a chance to dive into the playbook this week as the Cowboys are on bye. Speaking Tuesday on 103.5 The Fan in Dallas, coach Jason Garrett defended paying such a high price for a receiver who is amid another struggling season.

by | October 23, 2018 | 03:46

I'm very, very well'. Kathryn Mayorga filed a civil lawsuit last month in Nevada claiming Ronaldo raped her in his Las Vegas hotel room in 2009. Las Vegas police have reopened the criminal investigation. But I'm not happy that it is going too far with the young boy [Chelsea coach Marco Ianni]. The most important thing is that I enjoy football and enjoy life.

by | October 23, 2018 | 03:43

Cooper has shown star flashes in his career with over 1,000 yards receiving in each of his first two seasons, but he dropped to 680 yards last season. In totality, the Cowboys gave up the most valuable asset an National Football League team has for a player who had a drop rate north of 12 percent (per Kevin Clark ).

by | October 23, 2018 | 03:40

The playmaker of Turkish origin swapped passes with Hector Bellerin before sending a side-footed shot on the bounce in off the far post. 'And continuing doing our way, improving, and individually and collectively also working on things, tactical things or individual things, to give them, to help them, to find the best performance.

by | October 23, 2018 | 03:14

As Purdue completed its stunning 49-20 win over previously undefeated No. 2 Ohio State on Saturday, jubilant Boilermakers fans streamed over the walls at Ross-Ade Stadium and formed a wild mob at the center of the field, creating a piercing din in the cold West Lafayette night.

by | October 22, 2018 | 15:03

Kohli is in line to beat Sachin Tendulkar's record of being the fastest to the landmark in the 50-over format. Further proving just how good he is in pressure situations, Kohli averages a record 98.25 in successful chases. "They are two quality players". Up front we went to get wickets as that was the only way to put them under pressure. Yes the game was taken away from us Kohli and Sharma.

by | October 21, 2018 | 02:01

Ferrari driver Vettel needs to prevent Hamilton out-scoring him by eight points in Sunday's United States Grand Prix if he is to keep his title challenge alive. "But there have been many - or several - times that I've been in the firing range and Seb's always been really respectful and supported me, so I thought it was only just to do the same".

by | October 21, 2018 | 01:46

He suggested that Barcelona would not be able to put together enough cash together to sign Neymar , even if they sold Ousmane Dembélé. The post included a gif of Neymar rubbing his eyes in disbelief, as a series of newspaper reports are branded "fake news" behind him.

by | October 21, 2018 | 01:46

The only real problem the Red Sox have had in this postseason is Craig Kimbrel, their normally dominant closer. In victory, Cora became the first manager from Puerto Rico to take a team to the World Series. "It's all about heart with him", manager AJ Hinch said. But stars Jose Altuve , Carlos Correa and the Astros hobbled to the finish in a humbling defeat.

by | October 21, 2018 | 01:29

The Golden State Warriors' ring is one of a kind. I think the Toronto Raptors are right there with them, but Boston was so close to returning to The Finals last season that they won't allow anyone to keep them from getting there this year.

by | October 20, 2018 | 08:41

This week, Christensen's father and agent said he would seek a meeting with Chelsea to discuss his son's departure if Sarri did not play him more - but the head coach gave him short shrift. "When I speak with him, he always says, "You can score three goals every game". "But I don't think Chelsea will sell him to Man United so it's not a problem because Chelsea is led by intelligent and experienced people in football".

by | October 20, 2018 | 08:45

Golden Boy Productions CEO and legendary boxer Oscar De La Hoya on the message behind his TV ad promoting the Cinco de Mayo weekend boxing match. Alvarez (50-1-2, 34 KOs) is coming off a victory over Gennady Golovkin in a middleweight showdown in September.

by | October 20, 2018 | 08:26

The Brewers acquired Gonzalez from the Nationals on August 31 to help in the stretch run and the postseason. Wednesday's starter, Wade Miley, would start the game on short rest. He was definitely an option. Major League Baseball postseason rules allow clubs to request permission to replace a player who's unable to play because of injury.

by | October 20, 2018 | 07:59

Ball is will also be on a minutes restriction for the night, Luke Walton said during the morning shootaround. "But you don't get a pass for not practicing excellence every day", he said, "and trying to be great every day". The lead was short-lived, but Portland had just a 93-91 advantage going into the final quarter. The Lakers missed their first 15 three-point attempts before Josh Hart (20 points) connected from long range for an 85-83 lead late in the third quarter.

by | October 20, 2018 | 06:25

The Celtics beat the 76ers 105-87 Tuesday night to get the 2018-19 National Basketball Association season started with a statement win in Boston. Al Horford blocked five shots for the Celtics , who shot 43.3 percent from the field and were 11 of 37 from 3-point range.

by | October 19, 2018 | 18:27

Arsenal's 5-1 win over Fulham in their last game before the worldwide break was the ninth consecutive victory under Emery, and was played to the soundtrack of Arsenal fans singing: "We've got our Arsenal back". Ramsey said during the worldwide break that he has no intention of pushing for a move in January, and Emery urged the midfielder to stay focused on the next match.

by | October 19, 2018 | 17:46

He was fined by Major League Baseball for the incident but avoided a suspension, starting at shortstop in Game 5 on Wednesday. As Machado stepped on the base, his foot made contact with Aguilar's leg. Of course, if Machado were having a bad postseason, it would be easier to make all of the criticism stick, but he leads all postseason hitters with nine RBIs and is tied with three other players for the home run lead (three).

by | October 19, 2018 | 17:27

A year after Houston won the first title in the team's 56 seasons, Verlander had a rare off night in an elimination game and the Astros lost the AL Championship Series to the Boston Red Sox in five games. "And for us to get to that point, to do what we did in the regular season, to do what we did against NY in the ALDS and to obviously beat the reigning champs, that was very special for all of us".

by | October 19, 2018 | 17:13

The story today suggests that Sanchez and his reps have been "sounding out suitors" across Europe as he looks at his options for a move away from England. He has completed 90 minutes only once this season and has started fewer than half of United's fixtures in all competitions. And the United legend - who won 11 Premier League titles, three FA Cups and two Champions League titles at Old Trafford under Sir Alex Ferguson - says that it is Pogba's "switching off" which often costs him.

by | October 19, 2018 | 16:51

The last time James departed, after the 2009-10 season, Cleveland finished 19-63 the following year and suffered a 26-game losing streak that extended to dropping 36 out of 37 games. Leonard played the first 11 minutes of the game and got himself into a bit of a rhythm in those latter few minutes. "We have first-and second-year guys who have to make an impact, and then veteran guys who have play-off experience".

by | October 18, 2018 | 08:29

He has been replaced in the lineup by Chase Young , a sophomore who was one of the top 10 recruits in the country in the class of 2018. "We love Nick. ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. now lists Bosa as his No. 1 prospect for the draft. John Bosa , a former Miami Dolphin, is the father of Nick and Joey. The injury is not expected to impact Bosa's draft status, and the decision to withdraw from school to focus on his rehab reduces the risk of aggravating the injury and potentially hurting his draft ...

by | October 18, 2018 | 07:59

During the Astros' series-clinching win on October 8 at Progressive Field in Cleveland , a man with a cellphone standing by the photographer's pit was removed "several times" by security personnel, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on Tuesday night.

by | October 16, 2018 | 17:27

Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather and UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov recently challenged each other on social media. "Go to @leonardellerbe's page to view Khabib Nurmagomedov challenging me", Mayweather wrote. The undefeated former champion (51-0) received a challenge from the Russian fighter, who was filmed by the CEO of Mayweather promotions in Leonard Ellerbe at an event in Russia saying the following.

by | October 15, 2018 | 01:51

The match ended in a goalless draw but it was great to see the 18 year old make his debut for England . Sancho's transfer from Watford to City helped prepare him for the mental leap to Germany - a move overseas he would recommend to like-minded players.

by | October 13, 2018 | 08:48

However, former Liverpool defender Babbel - who won the UEFA Cup and FA Cup among other trophies during his four years on Merseyside - defended Mourinho and pointed the finger at United's hierarchy, having hired the Portuguese in 2016. "You're picking the top three, top five - two of them you'd say Jose or Sir Alex are right up there". "It's not Jose Mourinho's fault". United's hard start in the Premier League all seems a long away from France's glory in Russian Federation, but ...

by | October 12, 2018 | 08:44

With the Philadelphia Eagles losing Jay Ajayi to an ACL tear and the Buffalo Bills in rebuild-mode, could LeSean McCoy made a return to Philly? Meanwhile, the Steelers haven't ruled out trading Bell despite reports that he plans to end his holdout and rejoin the team during their bye in Week 7.

by | October 10, 2018 | 12:31

A report in The Mirror on Friday claimed Mourinho will be sacked regardless of his side's result against Newcastle United at Old Trafford on Saturday. If the mood around the club does not improve dramatically, United risk losing their best players. "As a leader you can talk on the pitch but I've seen leaders who didn't necessarily talk".

by | October 09, 2018 | 14:55

Sohail and partner Asad Shafiq looked comfortable on a pair of half centuries at the time, leaving Australia desperate with no strategy to conquer the flat pitch. "So I wanted to get out of that panic situation and I am happy that I have done that today". Paceman Peter Siddle gave Australia an early breakthrough when he bowled nightwatchman Abbas for one with a hint of reverse swing.

by | October 09, 2018 | 13:38

As you can see, Brees did it in style with a long touchdown connection and, on cue, the sports world opened its arms to congratulate him on what is an awe-inspiring accomplishment. "I think touchdowns probably has a little more meaning to a quarterback, because it means that you got six points, and it means you were doing something good for your team".

by | October 09, 2018 | 12:59

Manchester City had three big calls for penalties yesterday and Martin Atkinson got them all right. "Obviously I'm not that happy", he told reporters. Opposite number Jurgen Klopp had no issues about the late award of the penalty. In that season the Reds went on to concede one goal in a 4-1 victory over Norwich City in their ninth game.

by | October 09, 2018 | 11:55

Alabama made it 21-0 on its third offensive series after forcing a three-and-out on defense. The first score was an eight-yard pass from Ty Storey, capping a methodical 11-play, 75-yard drive that featured three catches by O'Grady. Diggs, a first-year starter as a junior, has played well to this point in the season, compiling 20 tackles and an interception. The Razorbacks did get two TDs inside the final 10 minutes.

by | October 09, 2018 | 11:33

De Bruyne was nominated for helping City win the Premier League and Belgium reach the World Cup semi-finals. Cristiano Ronaldo , Kevin De Bruyne and Roberto Firmino were the second batch of names to be released to the public. The 30-man shortlist for the annual award is separate from FIFA's The Best award, which was won by Luka Modric . Ronaldo's nomination comes after the 33 year old last week denied rape allegations levelled against him by a woman who sued him in court in ...

by | October 08, 2018 | 16:11

Khabib Nurmagomedov was the calm, glowering foil to Conor McGregor's antics for six months while the loquacious Irishman built a frenzy of hype around their UFC lightweight title fight. Danis made his professional mixed martial arts debut against Kyle Walker at Bellator 198 earlier this year and won the fight via a first round submission victory in a 175 pound catchweight contest.

by | October 08, 2018 | 14:45

Elsewhere, The Times report that Mourinho received a pre-match vote of confidence from Woodward via SMS, meaning they are the only people left in the world not using WhatsApp. "This is new but I think it makes me a better manager and a better person". 'Definitely, they pushed us, they helped us, to go more, to try more, to give this 50 minutes more and I'm very happy for them.

by | October 08, 2018 | 12:59

City's tactics were so successful that Liverpool failed to register a single shot on target for the first in the first half of a Premier League game for the first time since November 2017 against Chelsea . Klopp and his City counterpart Pep Guardiola were satisfied with their team's displays in a tight, tactical encounter which finished 0-0 at Anfield, but the German was clearly frustrated to now lose his players for worldwide duty.

by | October 08, 2018 | 12:56

The Spaniard cut back to the near post, where Alexandre Lacazette took a lovely touch, turned, and fired in a 29th minute opener. It was a scintillating second-half display but Emery said: 'I don't think it was the best. 'We are happy but also calm because we know each moment, each match , is hard. Ream's first outing this season ended in a 3-0 loss to Everton, and this did not go any better for the United States defender.

by | October 07, 2018 | 17:40

City have got an embarrassment of riches, but Liverpool have had their number over the past year or so . Naby Keita of Liverpool during a training session at Melwood Training Ground on October 5, 2018 in Liverpool , England. Both sides were in action in the Champions League in midweek and will want three points to go into the worldwide break. For that reason, I rather fancy Liverpool to win the first half, but City to dominate in the closing stages.

by | October 07, 2018 | 17:00

I wanted to win. "We knew it would be a hard match ". But the Welshman was largely ineffectual, and even when he was given the captains armband after Cech's injury he didn't improve and he was finally hauled off by Emery and replaced by Alex Iwobi.

by | October 07, 2018 | 12:56

Liverpool beat us but they beat a lot of teams, not just Manchester City . "We have to go there with a point to prove". "It didn't affect me one bit, but it was something they felt they had to do to try to get under our skin because of the football we were playing last season".

by | October 05, 2018 | 16:10

Hamilton , with the victory, now leads Vettel by 50 points in the championship title race. Of the five wins scored between 2014 and 2018, Hamilton has three while Bottas and 2016 world champion Nico Rosberg both have one to their name. "I don't expect anything back from the team", Bottas reiterated when asked by Autosport if he had been promised future compensation. The 33-year-old got the win after he was allowed to pass by Valtteri Bottas on the orders of Mercedes .

by | October 05, 2018 | 15:28

Besides Shaw, Cheteshwar Pujara also scored a good looking 86 in his own backyard but missed out on a hundred. He did not take many chances and that allowed Rishabh Pant (92 off 84 deliveries) to play freely on the other end as India marched towards a massive total in the first innings.

by | October 05, 2018 | 10:27

WICKET! Sherman Lewis gets the big wicket of Virat Kohli, who is dismissed for 139 runs. With this feat, he also became the youngest Indian to score a century on debut for India in Tests. However, West Indies have improved in the recent times. Rahul was better off not taking the DRS as the ball was clearly crashing into the stumps.

by | October 04, 2018 | 17:08

Not one. Of course, he's the best player in the world but come on, in the first half we conceded in the first minute. Messi scored twice in an excellent attacking display from the Spanish champions, who were twice pegged back in a breathless second half.

by | October 04, 2018 | 08:53

Only Cristiano Ronaldo has more with 34. Barca set their stall out to end Real's European reign before a ball was even kicked this season with Messi in his first statement as new club captain after the exit of Andres Iniesta promising to "bring this lovely cup back home to the Camp Nou".

by | October 03, 2018 | 13:34

The victor will be National League West Division Champs and host the Atlanta Braves in the NLDS on Thursday, while the loser gets the wild card and will play the loser of the Chicago Cubs-Milwaukee Brewers in the Wild Card Game on Tuesday. Here's how and when to watch Dodgers vs. Rockies. But with the starting pitching and lineup as devastating as it is, there's a unsafe team in Los Angeles , one that's hungrier than ever.

by | October 03, 2018 | 12:57

Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi continue to set the bar, and Kane believes that's a motivating factor. 'As a striker I want to try and match that. " Barcelona might play better than Real Madrid did last season". Barcelona coach, Ernesto Valverde will be without defender, Sergi Roberto, who sustained an injury against Athletic, while Samuel Umtiti is both injured and suspended.

by | October 03, 2018 | 11:44

Let us know in the comments section below. Our attacking players are not in their best moment of confidence and individual performance level, so we thought with three or four chances we would score and win the game, which we didn't. "It will be good for the team if we can beat Newcastle ", he said. "He said what he wants to say, I'm not interested, honestly, I'm not interested".

by | October 03, 2018 | 11:05

As the Cubs were playing the Cardinals on Sunday, trying to force a Game 163 against the Brewers , Joe Maddon brought in Carl Edwards Jr.to try to hold down what was already a huge lead. Cubs skipper Joe Maddon says in many ways the fact that the 162-game season comes down to an extra game to decide the national Central division champion shows why in his view baseball is the ideal sport.

by | October 02, 2018 | 20:58

Only seven games in and Liverpool's Daniel Sturridge has equalled his Premier League goal tally from last season - two. Mourinho was speaking before United play Valencia in a Champions League group match on Tuesday. Here we take a look at some positives and negatives which United might get out of Mourinho's sacking. From the first minute you could see we weren't winning the second balls and our duels.