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Giroud scores 100th goal for Arsenal Giroud scores 100th goal for Arsenal
- September 28, 2017

Naitland-Miles nearly created a third when Wilshere found him on the left and only a last-ditch interception prevented Giroud from tapping in. One of his 100 goals, a scorpion kick against Crystal Palace in January, has been nominated for the 2017 Puskas award. (more...)
Jelena Ostapenko battles back to beat Garbine Muguruza — WTA Wuhan Jelena Ostapenko battles back to beat Garbine Muguruza — WTA Wuhan
- September 28, 2017

Linette went a break up at 2-0 when Muguruza fired a forehand into the tramlines and raced into a 5-0 lead before a short delay due to rain. After building a 5-1 lead in the final set, the French Open champion almost saw her advantage disappear, as Puig broke her when she first served for the last eight, and held two break points to get the decider back on serve. (more...)
Aaron Rodgers Needles Critics Of Protesters With Sarcastic Instagram Post Aaron Rodgers Needles Critics Of Protesters With Sarcastic Instagram Post
- September 28, 2017

After the Packers played the Cincinnati Bengals on an unseasonably warm and dry Sunday afternoon this past week, the weather will be much different for the 8:25 p.m. "To have a complement (in the backfield) is, frankly, a lot of fun as an offensive coordinator", McCarthy said . "We're going to run the ball", Glennon said. (more...)
Real Madrid Unwilling to Bend to Cristiano Ronaldo's €25M Wage Demands Real Madrid Unwilling to Bend to Cristiano Ronaldo's €25M Wage Demands
- September 28, 2017

Kane, who scored a hat-trick in the 3-0 win over Apoel Nicosia in Champions League , has said that he wants to be regarded in the same brackets as the Portuguese star. "But I don't want to describe him as I did after West Ham because it was so controversial the description". "I think he has got a lot of things to prove in the Champions League", said Lloris. (more...)
Philander to miss Test series against Bangladesh Philander to miss Test series against Bangladesh
- September 28, 2017

Not only will their batsmen have to cope with steep bounce and pace their bowlers face an adjustment to the conditions as well. Cricket South Africa also announced the itenary for the Indian women's cricket team tour to South Africa . (more...)
Donald Trump promises to visit, aid storm-ravaged Puerto Rico Donald Trump promises to visit, aid storm-ravaged Puerto Rico
- September 28, 2017

Supporters of the Jones Act, including ship builders, have said it supports American jobs, including ones in Puerto Rico and keeps shipping routes reliable. "Jones Act ships are so expensive that it doesn't make sense to buy gasoline from US refineries". Maria struck on September 20 as the most powerful hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in almost 90 years, knocking out electricity to the entire island, causing widespread flooding and major damage to homes and infrastructure. (more...)
Premier League 'Big Six' want more TV rights money
- September 28, 2017

Since the formation of the Premier League in 1992, overseas TV rights money has been divided equally amongst the competition's 20 clubs. Looking at how many goals and assists have been contributed per 90 minutes in the Premier League, Serie A, Bundesliga, La Liga and Ligue 1 brings some interesting players to the forefront. (more...)
Sharks' Joel Ward may kneel during anthem, cites experiences with racism Sharks' Joel Ward may kneel during anthem, cites experiences with racism
- September 28, 2017

He wears the No. 42 in tribute to Jackie Robinson, who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball, and identifies with numerous issues to which NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick sought to bring attention when he began the protests last season. (more...)
England squad: Dele Alli included by Southgate, with Delph and Forster recalled England squad: Dele Alli included by Southgate, with Delph and Forster recalled
- September 28, 2017

Explaining his decision, Southgate said: "We think he's a really good player". "We need more competition for places in midfield and we think he can provide that". "He knows it's something he won't do again". Watford midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah , Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck and Burnley goalkeeper Tom Heaton - members of the last squad - miss out through injury. (more...)
Roy Keane: Romelu Lukaku is a 'bargain' at £75 million Roy Keane: Romelu Lukaku is a 'bargain' at £75 million
- September 28, 2017

It's taken him just nine games with his new club to reach double figures and, like numerous club's supporters, Roy Keane has been impressed with what he's seen so far from the Belgian global at United. United are second in the table behind Manchester City, with Pep Guardiola's men on top by goal difference. It was obvious to me he was going to score goals and he's got off to a good start. (more...)
Hamilton and Bottas hoping for 1-2 finish at M'sian GP
- September 28, 2017

The lights went off, obviously, we did our starts, everyone was trying to move at the start and it was the way it happened. Indeed, it was with him during the grand prix - that was, until lap 40. Constructed in an astonishing 14 months, Sepang was the first Formula One track noted designer Herman Tilke built from scratch. It is very often a good one to watch - for the some times intense racing, and the often unpredictable weather, with a thunderstorm of epic proportions never very far away. (more...)
Minnesota Twins Clinch Postseason Berth Minnesota Twins Clinch Postseason Berth
- September 28, 2017

So the Twins huddled in the visitor's clubhouse at Progressive Field to see if the Angels would lose to the White Sox, which would get them in their first postseason since 2010. How we bounce back from last year, being the worst team in baseball, to being one of the best this year. Danny Salazar gets the start for Cleveland. (more...)
Stephen Curry on SI cover: 'That was terrible' Stephen Curry on SI cover: 'That was terrible'
- September 28, 2017

Asked about the matter by the media on Wednesday, and Curry said the Kaepernick omission was "terrible". Curry added he felt the publication was "capitalizing on the hoopla and the media and all that nonsense", per ESPN.com's Chris Haynes . (more...)
Bayern to hold crisis meeting with Ancelotti at risk of sack Bayern to hold crisis meeting with Ancelotti at risk of sack
- September 28, 2017

The Bundesliga champions were comfortably swatted aside at Parc de Princes as goals from Dani Alves , Edinson Cavani and Neymar condemned Carlo Ancelotti's side to a humbling loss on Wednesday. When pressed about the controversial team selection, Robben was also coy, adding: "I will not say anything about it". We have to analyze this defeat and decide how to solve this. (more...)
Cubs clinch second straight NL Central title Cubs clinch second straight NL Central title
- September 28, 2017

Addison Russell was the Cubs' hero offensively, bashing a three-run home run in the seventh inning. He signed a two-year, $32 million deal to join the Cubs after almost 1.5 seasons with the Cardinals . Chicago's bullpen got out of a big jam in the eighth inning when Carl Edwards Jr. got Dexter Fowler to pop out with the bases loaded and two outs. Thursday is the season-series finale between the Cubs and Cardinals . (more...)
How liberals are playing right into Trump's hands How liberals are playing right into Trump's hands
- September 28, 2017

Protests during the national anthem came into the limelight when former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick staged a silent protest during the 2016 preseason when he first Saturday. The NFL debate over the flag and anthem helps clarify the distinction between living in the US and being an American. ".It should be pointed out to players and coaches that we continue to be judged by the public in this area of respect for the flag and our country". (more...)
I use Ronaldo and Messi as motivation, reveals Kane
- September 28, 2017

The Portuguese's petulance in the Spanish Super Cup landed him a five-game ban, meaning Kane has played eight games (league + Europe) to his four. Since the 24-year-old broke through at Tottenham in 2014-15, he has scored 79 league goals in 108 matches, twice winning the Premier League Golden Boot. (more...)
Ranveer Singh will meet the 1983 World Cup winning Indian team Ranveer Singh will meet the 1983 World Cup winning Indian team
- September 28, 2017

The film, obviously, is called '83. "When Kabir sahab came to tell me that a story will be made on 1983 World Cup, I was like finally now people will know the story", he said. "It was not easy to handle the squad of 1983". The 1983 World Cup has been a celebratory milestone in the history of the Indian cricket. The actor was an apt choice for the role as he had an inclination towards the sport, having played it during school days. (more...)
LeBron James Drags LeBron James Drags "That Guy" Trump During NBA Media Day
- September 28, 2017

I watched his games and told him things he could've done better and vice versa. Stars like James, Paul, Dwyane Wade and Carmelo Anthony have spoken openly about the need for societal change in the past, and each of them are continuing to use their platforms now. (more...)
Hazard relishing City showdown after Chelsea stun Atletico Hazard relishing City showdown after Chelsea stun Atletico
- September 28, 2017

Morata has made a flying start since swapping Real Madrid for Stamford Bridge and his goal was significant in being the first scored by an opposition player at Atletico's new Wanda Metropolitano home. "He can do that a little bit more , and a little bit better than what Costa did". However, the usually clinical Atletico man fired wide. Madrid are hard to beat and are unsafe going forward but the same can be said of Chelsea . (more...)