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KL Rahul to replace Shikhar Dhawan for 2nd Test KL Rahul to replace Shikhar Dhawan for 2nd Test
- January 14, 2018

You can analyse all the lines and lengths bowled by the bowlers, you can look at the discipline shown by the batsmen, and then one piece of exceptional awareness in the field creates a run-out, there is some panic, and you now have your best chance to win a Test in South Africa . (more...)
Wolverines travel to Breslin to take on conference foes Wolverines travel to Breslin to take on conference foes
- January 14, 2018

Michigan State turned the ball over 18 times to Michigan's seven, and the Wolverines had a 26-7 edge in points off turnovers. They forced four turnovers during that span, capped by a Simpson steal and Isaiah Livers dunk. 4 Michigan State has once again been defeated. MSU, however, ended the half on an 8-2 run to take a 37-34 lead into halftime. The Spartans took advantage of the size discrepancy in the matchup, and pounded the paint. (more...)
English Premier League match report Tottenham Hotspur v Everton 13 January 2018 English Premier League match report Tottenham Hotspur v Everton 13 January 2018
- January 14, 2018

Harry Kane has left another record in his wake by becoming Tottenham's highest scorer in the Premier League . The impressive Son Heung-Min had opened the scoring in the first-half as he notched for a fifth straight home league match, while Christian Eriksen put the seal on an emphatic success when he finished off a wonderful move nine minutes from time. (more...)
Tom Hanks Surprises Anthony Joshua With New Nickname - Joshua Reacts Perfectly Tom Hanks Surprises Anthony Joshua With New Nickname - Joshua Reacts Perfectly
- January 13, 2018

The contract is expected to be signed and a statement will then be released by the fighters' respective promoters, Matchroom Boxing and Duco Events. The two men are now expected to come face to face next week, with Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn this week promising fireworks after Parker and Higgins aimed a string of critical comments at Joshua. (more...)
Tom Cable returning as Raiders OL coach Tom Cable returning as Raiders OL coach
- January 13, 2018

He retained the job the following year, in part because of a 31-24 win over Gruden's Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the regular-season finale. The Rooney Rule means teams have to interview at least one minority candidate before making a coaching hire, and Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported the Raiders satisfied the requirement by interviewing Tee Martin and Bobby Johnson. (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino: 'Georges-Kevin N'Koudou needs games' Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino: 'Georges-Kevin N'Koudou needs games'
- January 13, 2018

Levy is absolutely determined to keep all the team's stars in place for the return to the new 61,559-seat White Hart Lane stadium. "Maybe in [the next] five minutes, something happens!" "I am 100 per cent confident that every player we want to keep I can assure you will be playing for Tottenham Hotspur next season", he said . (more...)
Antonio Brown expected to be game-time decision Antonio Brown expected to be game-time decision
- January 13, 2018

Wide receiver Jaydon Mickens (hamstring) also was limited in practice for a second straight day, while the Jaguars downgraded linebacker Blair Brown (ankle), who was unable to practice Thursday after participating on a limited basis Wednesday. (more...)
Young guns help Asia take slender lead; Lahiri, SSP lose Young guns help Asia take slender lead; Lahiri, SSP lose
- January 13, 2018

The anchor match saw Bernd Wiesberger partner Englishman Ross Fisher , a victor on Friday, against Haotong Li and Nicholas Fung but despite moving 2up at the par five 6th green Asia responded quickly and Li continued his strong putting display from the opening day's play to secure a 3&1 win and maintain Asia's slender advantage heading into Sunday's singles. (more...)
Danny Amendola projected for minimal role in Patriots' Divisional Round Game Danny Amendola projected for minimal role in Patriots' Divisional Round Game
- January 13, 2018

The Patriots have been superb at home in the postseason with six straight wins in Foxborough. These are some big words, and no doubt Brady has had some rough games this season , but Byard will have his work cut out for him if he intends to make such a star quarterback look like hot garbage on the field. (more...)
Chelsea line up potential Conte replacements Chelsea line up potential Conte replacements
- January 13, 2018

The Chelsea manager, 48, has said he "will not forget" about the latest war of words and neither will we. Fourth official Mike Jones intervenes as Mourinho and Conte clash during FA Cup quarterfinal match between Chelsea and United. (more...)
Huddersfield 1-4 West Ham: Moyes' revolution continues Huddersfield 1-4 West Ham: Moyes' revolution continues
- January 13, 2018

Then the Austrian set up goals for Lanzini in the 56th and 61st minutes. The Terriers had no answer to the skills of Marko Arnautovic and Manuel Lanzini as David Moyes chalked up his 200th Premier League victory. And there was no respite as Lanzini put the game to bed with two strikes in quick succession. Huddersfield will have a week to prepare for their crucial trip to Stoke City next Saturday, whereas West Ham have a mid-week FA Cup replay against Shrewsbury to contend with ... (more...)
Zidane: I'm exhausted people saying Real Madrid are bad Zidane: I'm exhausted people saying Real Madrid are bad
- January 13, 2018

Villarreal was the better side in the whole game, and their coach, Javier Calleja, counted on counter attacks to break Real Madrid's defense. "The positive thing is that we are still alive in all competitions". Zinedine Zidane's charges find themselves in fourth position, although they head into the match on the back of a 2-2 draw in the Copa del Rey on Wednesday evening. (more...)
Man Utd Look To Bring Former Star Back To Old Trafford Man Utd Look To Bring Former Star Back To Old Trafford
- January 13, 2018

But the Telegraph are claiming that if that deal does not come off, then United will look to either Vardy or Hernandez. Ibrahimovic is not expected to extend his stay at Old Trafford into a third season, with speculation earlier this week suggesting he could be allowed to leave the club before the end of his contract in June to sign a lucrative deal in the U.S. (more...)
Harman moves clear at Sony Open in Hawaii Harman moves clear at Sony Open in Hawaii
- January 13, 2018

The Plantation Course at Kapalua was built on the side of the mountain on the west tip of Maui and features fairways that can stretch almost 90 yards wide and big slopes in the greens.Waialae is at sea level - waist-high hedges along the 16th and 17th holes and behind the 11th green are all that separate grass from the beach - with smaller, flatter greens and fairways framed by trees. (more...)
Turan moves to Istanbul Basaksehir FK on loan Turan moves to Istanbul Basaksehir FK on loan
- January 13, 2018

Turan made just 55 appearances for Barça in two-and-a-half years, scoring 15 goals. "Barcelona and Basaksehir agree on a loan deal for the Turkish player for the remainder of the season and two more". The fourth-most capped Turkish player will also be hoping to return to his best for the national team after reversing his decision to retire from worldwide football in August. (more...)
Paul Merson predicts outcome of Tottenham vs Everton Paul Merson predicts outcome of Tottenham vs Everton
- January 13, 2018

Spurs have been looking at solutions to try and keep hold of their best players. Domestically it's been a disappointing season for Tottenham Hotspur so far and they now find themselves fifth in the Premier League - three points adrift from the top four and incredibly 21 away from runaway-leaders Manchester City. (more...)
Keith Jackson, voice of college football, dies at 89 Keith Jackson, voice of college football, dies at 89
- January 13, 2018

Jackson covered the Olympics, the NBA, Major League Baseball, auto racing and more. "For generations of fans, Keith Jackson was college football", said Bob Iger, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company, according to ESPN . He also called Woody Hayes' infamous last game in 1978, the Gator Bowl between Clemson and the Buckeyes. Jackson had a wide-spanning appeal across the college football landscape because he had a deep understanding and appreciation of the sport from multiple angles. (more...)
Yoel Romero to replace middleweight champ Robert Whittaker at UFC 221 Yoel Romero to replace middleweight champ Robert Whittaker at UFC 221
- January 13, 2018

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has withdrawn from a scheduled title defense against Luke Rockhold at UFC 221 next month due to an undisclosed injury. Romero expected to then unify the title later in 2018. " I would like to apologize to all my supporters and fans of MMA for not being able to put on the show you deserve ". (more...)
Alabama wins national championship in overtime with 41-yard touchdown pass Alabama wins national championship in overtime with 41-yard touchdown pass
- January 13, 2018

As the Sugar Bowl played out, it looked like Alabama was the one that was all bought it in. Tagovailoa won the game for the Crimson Tide in overtime on a brilliant touchdown throw. The Bulldogs would be wise to get him the ball as much as possible, and he's proven he can do great things when he's given a chance to make plays. What was Saban thinking as the winning pass soared this time? Alabama called for a run, but Tagovailoa thought it was a pass play and threw to a receiver who ... (more...)
Quique Sanchez Flores rejects Stoke move from Espanyol Quique Sanchez Flores rejects Stoke move from Espanyol
- January 13, 2018

The former Watford boss was reported to be the leading candidate to take over from Mark Hughes at the Bet365 Stadium with Derby boss Gary Rowett signing a new contract to stay at Pride Park. Mark Hughes was sacked on January 7 after Stoke continued their miserable run of form with a 2-1 defeat by League Two side Coventry in the FA Cup third round. (more...)