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Sunderland: Moyes confident of Short backing Sunderland: Moyes confident of Short backing
- October 29, 2016

Owen has backed England global Walcott , who can play as a forward or as a winger, to find the net during the match . It has been yet another miserable start to the season on Wearside, with Sunderland yet to win a single league game, a number of injuries to significant players, and remain rooted to the bottom of the Premier League table. (more...)
Kyle Schwarber not cleared for outfield play Kyle Schwarber not cleared for outfield play
- October 29, 2016

Schwarber was one of the stars of the Cubs' 5-1 victory in Game 2 on Wednesday night, contributing a pair of RBI singles, but he is relegated to pinch-hitting duties while the series in Chicago because he hasn't been cleared to play the field following major left knee surgery in April. (more...)
Investigation opens after crowd trouble at West Ham's game with Chelsea Investigation opens after crowd trouble at West Ham's game with Chelsea
- October 29, 2016

Wenger maintains English football no longer has a problem with hooliganism, but the Arsenal boss is concerned such scenes play into the hands of those opposed to standing. They then don't play at the London Stadium until the visit of Arsenal in a 5.30pm kick-off on Saturday December 3. However Wenger does not want to see games played behind closed doors. (more...)
Oxlade-Chamberlain close to sealing starting spot, says Wenger Oxlade-Chamberlain close to sealing starting spot, says Wenger
- October 29, 2016

This contest bore numerous hallmarks of Wenger era League Cup ties: a youthful line-up, neat passing, adroit movement, and game but limited opponents. "I chose to sign for Arsenal because I supported them back then and I always saw them as the bigger club - no disrespect to West Ham". "We're in a spell where we feel like we should be winning every game and we can win every game, so that's a good thing", he said . (more...)
Ajayi has Dolphins back in the running for a playoff berth Ajayi has Dolphins back in the running for a playoff berth
- October 29, 2016

The Lions were left with running backs Zach Zenner and Justin Forsett in their banged-up backfield. Ajayi said he felt fine Monday, but after two bruising wins, Gase said this week's bye comes at a good time for the young running back and the rest of the team. (more...)
Mourinho urges patience with Mkhitaryan at Man Utd Mourinho urges patience with Mkhitaryan at Man Utd
- October 29, 2016

It was initially thought that, upon Mourinho's arrival in June, Mata's days at Old Trafford were numbered. Some clubs have all the time they want, some managers have all the time they want. "They are not ready, ready, ready, and some of them like Michael [Carrick] are in a period where they are phenomenal players but they are not the ones with [ages of] 24 or 25". (more...)
Broncos RB C.J. Anderson has meniscus damage, out indefinitely Broncos RB C.J. Anderson has meniscus damage, out indefinitely
- October 29, 2016

Coming off one of the team's best performances in the ground attack, the Denver Broncos top running back may be out for the season. Marshall had originally hoped to run Saturday, but the Broncos typically like to know a player's availability on Friday. (more...)
MotoGP: Dovizioso Claims Wet Sepang Pole MotoGP: Dovizioso Claims Wet Sepang Pole
- October 29, 2016

Andrea Dovizioso won pole position beating Valentino Rossi, victor of multiple MotoGP's and nine Grand Prix World Championships for the Malaysian MotoGP on Saturday. "I don't think it's true that I've never been competitive in the rain". "In the morning I didn't feel very well-I've had gastroenteritis for the last two days- but I was able to go out and ride even though I was not at 100%". (more...)
Jess Varnish's complaint against Shane Sutton upheld by British Cycling Jess Varnish's complaint against Shane Sutton upheld by British Cycling
- October 29, 2016

But the allegations made against Sutton were multiplied when he was accused of calling Paralympic riders "gimps" and "wobblies". For British Cycling it is a case of one investigation down, two to go. 'The board wishes to put on record its honest regret that this happened. Sutton is a respected coach who has been with the Britain squad since 2002. (more...)
Two children 'lucky to survive' Australia theme park tragedy Two children 'lucky to survive' Australia theme park tragedy
- October 29, 2016

Talking about the loss of both her children Kate Goodchild and Luke Dorsett, grieving mum Kim Dorsett, who was also on the holiday, said her family is "absolutely devastated". Meanwhile, Ms Goodchild's mother-in-law has recounted how her son held his childhood sweetheart in his arms as she died. Moreover, when Workplace Health and Safety Queensland sought to release a tranche of documents detailing incidents relating to inspections, injuries and maintenance at Dreamworld, the theme park's ... (more...)
Cubs Fans Hope To 'Fly The W' Over Historic World Series Game
- October 29, 2016

Hopefully, we can build some momentum off that, but we're going to need more than one hit if we're going to help this offense go". "Deep down in my heart I really wanted to, but there's obviously the doubts of the injury", he said . Kipnis even advocated for Bartman to throw out the first pitch this weekend, but there are no such plans for an event of that magnitude. The World Series already has enough drama, beginning with two franchises that haven't won a title in decades. (more...)
Curtis Granderson receives 2016 Roberto Clemente Award Curtis Granderson receives 2016 Roberto Clemente Award
- October 29, 2016

Chicago-area native Curtis Granderson is quite familiar with how cold it could have been here in late October. Mets' Curtis Granderson smiles at a news conference as he receives the 2016 MLB Roberto Clemente Award before Game 3 of the World Series. (more...)
Russell Knox falls out of contention as Justin Thomas defends title
- October 29, 2016

Asian Tour leader Anirban Lahiri of India was second after a 66. In hot and mostly calm conditions four days after Typhoon Sarika hit the South China Sea beach resort, Korda had five birdies in a six-hole stretch and got up-and-down for another on the par-5 18th. (more...)
Doping agency finds 'failings' at Rio Olympics Doping agency finds 'failings' at Rio Olympics
- October 29, 2016

CNN reached out to the IOC to ask why it, rather than WADA, is responsible for delivering the anti-doping program for the Olympic Games, but is yet to receive a response. CNN asked Federation Internationale de Football Association directly about the lack of out-of-competition testing at Rio 2016 and soccer's governing body said the responsibility of testing at the Olympics is exclusively with the IOC. (more...)
Michael Phelps on secret marriage and new baby
- October 29, 2016

Michael Phelps has broken his silence on being secretly married to longtime love Nicole Johnson. I had to keep it hush-hush from you guys. In a Facebook Live video with a few friends on the golf course, Phelps divulged some info about the confidential affair and why he made a decision to keep the happy occasion so private. (more...)
Bills at Dolphins Recap, Highlights, Final Score, More
- October 29, 2016

Losing McCoy for next Sunday's game could be devastating for the Buffalo Bills. Two weeks ago the Dolphins appeared strong contenders for the No. 1 draft pick in 2017, and the discovery of a ground game has revived their season under first-year coach Adam Gase. (more...) <