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India look to pile on Australia's misery India look to pile on Australia's misery
- September 28, 2017

As far Australia is considered, they need runs from their captain Steve Smith . Rohit Sharma and Ajikya Rahane played their part to perfection, each scoring half centuries in a 131-run opening partnership. Leg-spinner Adam Zampa, who was dropped in the Indore ODI, is likely to replace Ashton Agar who with be sitting out after having broken his finger. Australia are gasping for breath in a series where their batting has let them down badly. (more...)
Rio Ferdinand expresses fears over Manchester United's Champions League campaign Rio Ferdinand expresses fears over Manchester United's Champions League campaign
- September 28, 2017

As for the actual football at hand, United are in the Russian capital to take on CSKA Moscow on Wednesday night, while Liverpool are set to square off against neighbours Spartak on Tuesday . However, since then only Chelsea and Manchester City have made it to the semi-final stages, and then only once each. "Since the first minute, I think we controlled the game, it's never easy to play against one of the best teams in the last years of the Champions League ". (more...)
Murphy Supports NFL Players Who Protested During National Anthem Murphy Supports NFL Players Who Protested During National Anthem
- September 28, 2017

Trump pointed out that " many people have died" while fighting for the U.S., adding that "for people to disrespect that by kneeling during the playing of our national anthem I think is disgraceful". Trump first lashed out against the National Football League while speaking at a political rally in Huntsville, Ala., on Friday night and continued the attacks through the weekend, alienating players, coaches and owners throughout the NFL. (more...)
Chicago Cubs clinch second-straight National League Central crown Chicago Cubs clinch second-straight National League Central crown
- September 28, 2017

After winning the division by 17 1/2 games a year ago and clinching in mid-September, the Cubs needed 158 games to repeat. One big inning put the Chicago Cubs back in the postseason. St. Louis rookie Luke Voit hit a pinch-hit home run in the seventh. John Lackey's start Wednesday against the Cardinals may have been the last of his regular-season career. (more...)
Costa was underrated at Chelsea -Azpilicueta Costa was underrated at Chelsea -Azpilicueta
- September 28, 2017

It is a very important game in the league. When asked who he would take though, Lampard chose Spurs' hitman over Chelsea's in-form summer signing. "It's very hard to understand", Conte added. The Spaniards trail second-placed Roma by three points following their 2-1 win at Azerbaijani champions Qarabag earlier on Wednesday. (more...)
Hawaii Delegation, Security Experts at Crossroads on Defense Against North Korea Hawaii Delegation, Security Experts at Crossroads on Defense Against North Korea
- September 28, 2017

President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the United States was totally prepared for a military option in dealing with North Korea, while his administration announced new sanctions in response to the country's nuclear and missile activity. (more...)
Antonio Conte: 'Eden Hazard performance was amazing' Antonio Conte: 'Eden Hazard performance was amazing'
- September 28, 2017

Morata, though, has proved to be worth the club-record £70m investment from Real Madrid at Chelsea . City lead the Premier League from Manchester United on goal difference, with Chelsea three points back in third. "They were better tactically, physically and played with intensity. He has a lot of room for improvement and he has to continue to work in this way because every time you have the chance to play you must respond". (more...)
Mkhitaryan vows to bring consistency to Manchester United Mkhitaryan vows to bring consistency to Manchester United
- September 28, 2017

He is in the squad for Wednesday's Champions League tie at CSKA Moscow but Chris Smalling is expected to replace Phil Jones, who did not travel to Russian Federation and has been rested. This season is good and the connection between me and other players is very good and we understand each other very well and hopefully we can score lots more ", he continued. (more...)
Dez Bryant On Cowboys National Anthem Protest: "Trump Can't Divide This"
- September 28, 2017

So, while Fox and NBC saw a dip in their games on Sunday, thanks to Monday Night Football , NFL ratings for the entire week were up about 3 percent over previous year. "We all agreed that our players wanted to make a statement about unity and equality". The Cowboys have been one of the few teams that have not had any players kneel or protest during the anthem this season or last season. (more...)
Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy Huntington Bancshares Incorporated (HBAN) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Buy
- September 28, 2017

Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC raised its holdings in shares of Huntington Bancshares by 38.9% in the second quarter. Mastercard Incorporated has 1.06 billion shares outstanding, and in the last trade has seen ATR around 1.94. The legal version of this news story can be accessed at https://www.dispatchtribunal.com/2017/09/27/ameriprise-financial-inc-reduces-stake-in-huntington-bancshares-incorporated-hban.html. (more...)
'Great anger': Trump praises fans who booed National Football League stars 'Great anger': Trump praises fans who booed National Football League stars
- September 28, 2017

All eyes were on the two teams, especially the Cowboys , to see if they'd use the high-profile game to follow the lead of National Football League players who linked arms or kneeled in support of ongoing protests to police brutality and racial inequality started last season by former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. (more...)
Trump defends relief response to Puerto Rico Trump defends relief response to Puerto Rico
- September 28, 2017

More than half of it without water. Hurricane Maria finally weakened to a tropical storm, after 10 days as a hurricane, but still unleashed heavy surf on the northeastern coast of the US Tuesday. Cruz told ABC News that while they are getting help and "appreciate it so much", they are not getting what they need fast enough. "You don't put debt above people, you put people above debt", she said. (more...)
Deshaun Watson Donates 1st Game Check to Stadium Workers Affected by Hurricane Deshaun Watson Donates 1st Game Check to Stadium Workers Affected by Hurricane
- September 28, 2017

Houston Texans rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson recently made a decision to give back to members of the community. Watson, who has a base salary of $465,000, donated a check for $27,353. Texans defensive end J.J. Watt's fundraising efforts got the most attention, but many athletes and citizens not in the spotlight have donated their time and money to those who needed it. (more...)
Baldwin & Bennett defend Seahawks national anthem protest Baldwin & Bennett defend Seahawks national anthem protest
- September 28, 2017

According to the MMQB story, Wilson had advocated a stronger form of protest than standing and locking arms as a team during the anthem, which the Seahawks did all of last season. " They just want to try to do their part when they have a chance, and I think that is incredibly important". It was definitely sad to see that. I know we already feel like it is different. (more...)
Conte Seeks To End Spanish Dominance Of Champions League, Praises Morata
- September 28, 2017

The 28-year-old can not make his debut for his new club until their transfer window ban comes to an end in January, 2018. Conte now suggests he is ready to start the forward again in what is set to be Chelsea's toughest examination of the Champions League group stage away to Diego Simeone's side. (more...)
Barton backs United for title over City because of the weather Barton backs United for title over City because of the weather
- September 28, 2017

Manchester City's Raheem Sterling scores their second goal against Crystal Palace . Manchester United fans grew tired of the football their side played under former manager Louis van Gaal and have revelled in a start to the new season under successor Jose Mourinho during which they have scored freely, registering four goals in a game on four occasions already. (more...)
Barcelona edge Sporting 1-0 with Coates own goal Barcelona edge Sporting 1-0 with Coates own goal
- September 28, 2017

In Today's UEFA Champions League Sporting CP faces the team Barcelona . Barcelona are top of group D with six points, three clear of Sporting and last season's finalists Juventus who beat Olympiakos 2-0. Sporting coach Jorge Jesus is in no doubt of the challenge ahead of his team. "Against the world's second-best team, we performed spectacularly". (more...)
Moeen shines again as England clinch series vs. Windies Moeen shines again as England clinch series vs. Windies
- September 28, 2017

Playing after the duel distraction of the current saga surrounding absent all-rounder Ben Stokes and the morning's eagerly-anticipated Ashes squad announcement , sixth-wicket pair Moeen Ali [48] and Bangladesh-bound Jos Buttler [43] - the latter of whom was overlooked for a seat on the plane to Australia after the uncapped Surrey wicket-keeper Ben Foakes was selected as competition for Jonny Bairstow - counter-attacked perfectly with a decisive unbroken partnership that produced 77 runs ... (more...)
Atletico Madrid vs. Chelsea live stream Atletico Madrid vs. Chelsea live stream
- September 28, 2017

In fact, under Diego Simeone , Atletico have won 18 of their last 23 Champions League matches when playing on home turf. He also drafted in Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata for £58 million. Simeone admitted that he faces some hard decisions in selecting his team for tonight's game at the Wanda Metropolitano and stated that he may have to leave out some players who are in good form. (more...)
Israel PM scheduled to meet Egyptian President in NY Israel PM scheduled to meet Egyptian President in NY
- September 28, 2017

Monday's meeting, which follows mediation in Cairo between Palestinian arch-rivals Fatah and Hamas, reflects Egypt's will to return to the forefront of the Middle East diplomatic scene. Netanyahu - speaking at an event earlier this month - noted that the current shift is more profound than the one after the signing of the 1993 Oslo Accords with the Palestinians, and the 1994 Israeli peace treaty with Jordan. (more...)