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New Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson demands 'character and desire' against Saints New Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson demands 'character and desire' against Saints
- September 15, 2017

The former England manager replaced Frank de Boer as manager earlier in the week, returning to club management for the first time since 2012. The Dutchman was sacked this week after only 77 days and four top-flight games in charge, with all of those matches ending in defeats without a goal scored to leave Palace bottom of the league and a daunting run of fixtures ahead. (more...)
Top performance by World XI stars praised on social media Top performance by World XI stars praised on social media
- September 15, 2017

Pakistan , sent into bat by the World XI , hit 197-5 in the first Twenty20 as the nation celebrated the return of global cricket under massive security in Lahore . Acknowledging World XI's efforts, Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said, "We have to give credit to the World XI ". From 41 for one, Shehzad and Babar Azam continued the slog scoring 43 and 45 respectively with 10 fours, half of each to either credit and a six from the opener. (more...)
Jon Jones On Twitter: Jon Jones On Twitter: "I Would Never Do Steroids"
- September 15, 2017

Jones tested positive for anabolic steroid Turinabol and his B sample confirmed the positive result. At UFC 214 , Jones took on Daniel Cormier for the light heavyweight title. Jones (22-1) had returned to fighting after serving a one-year ban instituted by the United States Anti-Doping Agency after he tested positive for two banned substances prior to his bout in 2016. (more...)
6 interesting things to know about the Cowboys-Broncos matchup 6 interesting things to know about the Cowboys-Broncos matchup
- September 15, 2017

Broncos will honor former OLB DeMarcus Ware at halftime. Brown uses good technique, has good coverage skills, is a good tackler, and was able to trick Eli into throwing an ill advised pass. Tank did what he was supposed to do, beat down a weaker opponent. Just like Gordon, who was taken down by safety Justin Simmons with a touchdown-saving open-field tackle Monday night in Denver's 24-21 win over the Chargers. (more...)
Liverpool have no leaders, they had to sign Virgil van Dijk Liverpool have no leaders, they had to sign Virgil van Dijk
- September 15, 2017

However, the board at St. Mary's remained adamant all summer that they would not be willing to part ways with their crown jewel for any less than his reported £50 million+ price-tag. Pellegrino will be hoping Van Dijk can put his summer of uncertainty to the back of his mind as Roy Hodgson prepares for his first match as Palace boss. (more...)
Jack Wilshere to end lengthy Arsenal association with January move Jack Wilshere to end lengthy Arsenal association with January move
- September 15, 2017

Wilshere didn't move away from the Gunners as expected, however, he is now drawing interest from Turkish teams that are ready to end his Arsenal nightmare. Despite being included in both Arsene Wenger's Premier League and Europa League squads, Wilshere is yet to feature for Arsenal's first team this season after working back to fitness after a broken leg suffered during the end of the 2016/17 season. (more...)
Who could replace Paul Pogba? Who could replace Paul Pogba?
- September 15, 2017

It felt really good. Swiss champions Basel have now gone nine European games without victory, but coach Raphael Wicky was reluctant to criticise his players. He added: "I was looking forward to just playing with this team in the Champions League ". "It's hard when you're in and out of the team, but we have to find positives out of it and I think we have both done that". (more...)
Koeman: I need to criticise myself
- September 14, 2017

That's what I wanted. I am enjoying it. "We had a hard start at Ajax past year but we picked it up and I'm confident we will do the same here". This is only Everton's biggest game since we got knocked out of this very tournament a couple of seasons ago. (more...)
New Miss America hopes win draws attention to North Dakota New Miss America hopes win draws attention to North Dakota
- September 14, 2017

She says she expects to be changing locations about every 48 hours. "I am so sick of this - it was just so disgusting", another mom said. After being crowned on Sunday night, Mund made an appearance on Monday on the beach in Atlantic City , N.J., and then flew to New York City for a media tour that started Tuesday and included "Good Morning America" and interviews from the top of the Empire State Building. (more...)
UEFA Champions League 2017/18, Chelsea 6-0 Qarabag: 5 Talking Points UEFA Champions League 2017/18, Chelsea 6-0 Qarabag: 5 Talking Points
- September 14, 2017

Without a doubt. I've never experienced a story like this. Another supporter said: "Zappacosta gets a spectacular first goal for Chelsea - surely a cross, mind?" "At the moment, I've only scored and assisted with my head for Chelsea , so I hope to use my feet as well soon!" But Chelsea's 6-0 thrashing of European minnows Qarabag has clearly impressed Ferdinand who believes they have the best chance to go all the way out of the English contingent. (more...)
Dhawan to miss first three Australia clashes Dhawan to miss first three Australia clashes
- September 14, 2017

Earlier, Shikhar Dhawan's mother, too, felt ill and the batsman had to miss the T20I series against Sri Lanka. His first time to the new role didn't go well - 28 runs in three innings in Sri Lanka - but he has the backing of the captain Virat Kohli, who has repeatedly called him a "champion" player. (more...)
Dalvin Cook Breaks Vikings Record for Rushing Yards in Rookie Debut Dalvin Cook Breaks Vikings Record for Rushing Yards in Rookie Debut
- September 14, 2017

That's what I'm doing. "To be named a captain and know that I'm one of the leaders in this locker room and on this football team, it means a lot, and I take a lot of pride in it", said Bradford, a captain for the first time since he was with St. (more...)
Brady looking for the right attitude — PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK Brady looking for the right attitude — PATRIOTS NOTEBOOK
- September 14, 2017

And in a 16-game National Football League season in which every game counts, the loser will be digging a quick hole from which statistics suggest it is hard to escape. Cooks spent the first three years of his career with the Saints. "I wish him the best of success , although I'd rather him not go off in this game". (more...)
Zach Randolph Accepts Plea Deal, Avoids Jail Time In Marijuana Case Zach Randolph Accepts Plea Deal, Avoids Jail Time In Marijuana Case
- September 14, 2017

The 16-year National Basketball Association veteran originally faced two felony counts, including marijuana possession with the intent to sell. Sacramento Kings forward Zach Randolph was sentenced to community service on Wednesday after being charged with marijuana possession and resisting arrest following an incident last month at a Los Angeles housing project, prosecutors said. (more...)
Earnings Analysis Of Range Resources Corporation (RRC)
- September 14, 2017

Analysts await Antero Resources Corp (NYSE:AR) to report earnings on October, 25. Tightening the gaze, stock performance for the last 5 trading days is -3.09%. RADY PAUL M also bought $10.56 million worth of Antero Resources Corp (NYSE:AR) on Wednesday, May 17. However, if the AR shares go below $19.39 then it would indicate a much weaker market for the company. (more...)
Woodhead Moved To IR, Will Miss At Least 8 Weeks Woodhead Moved To IR, Will Miss At Least 8 Weeks
- September 14, 2017

He rushed for 537 yards on 148 carries in 2015 and 200 yards on 62 attempts last season. The Ravens will face Langford's former team at M&T Bank Stadium Oct. He missed 14 games last season with an ACL injury and missed 13 games in 2014 with a broken ankle. The Ravens put the veteran on injured reserve Thursday, meaning he won't be eligible to return to game action until the team's Week 11 matchup with the Green Bay Packers on November 19. (more...)
Red Sox, Ortiz announce new 'forever' partnership Red Sox, Ortiz announce new 'forever' partnership
- September 14, 2017

The young Oakland Athletics did both over the weekend while scrambling the race for the American League's top record. David Ortiz and the Red Sox have agreed to a "long-term commitment" that should keep the three-time World Series champion "linked with the organization forever", the team announced Wednesday. (more...)
Brothers featured in Brothers featured in "Last Chance U" arrested for murder
- September 14, 2017

IN officials had announced July 24 that Patrick had been granted a medical hardship that ended his college football career while keeping him on scholarship. The school suspended him Wednesday following his arrest. Two brothers, one a former IN receiver and the other a star of the Netflix series Last Chance U , have been charged with the murder of a Tennessee teen, according to the Knoxville News-Sentinel. (more...)
Host country celebrates return of global cricket on home soil Host country celebrates return of global cricket on home soil
- September 14, 2017

But the large security presence did little to temper the enthusiasm of fans in the cricket-mad country. Azam added 122 for the second wicket with Ahmed Shehzad (39) as Pakistan built on the loss of opener Fakhar Zaman for eight. "I am also optimistic that Sri Lanka will play one or two T20Is in Lahore , which will be followed by the West Indies T20Is later in the year". Once the Windies series comes to fruition, it will mark the first time a leading global side has toured Pakistan ... (more...)
UK Foreign Secretary to visit Irma-battered Caribbean islands UK Foreign Secretary to visit Irma-battered Caribbean islands
- September 14, 2017

Martin and St. Barts, said rebuilding efforts would focus on modern residential structures created to withstand huge storms. Dutch Maj. Gen. Richard Oppelaar said 200 tons of aid had been delivered, while 750 people have been evacuated from Sint Maarten. (more...)