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Tim Tebow Focused On Mets, Team Begins Selling Jerseys
- October 03, 2016

Still, it was different. But like so much else in Tebow's life as an athlete and ongoing celebrity, Monday became a spectacle, one that also included gee-whiz humility from Tebow and some earnest hard work. 15 on the back swaying in his locker. Tebow signed a direct marketing deal with Majestic sports apparel to permission the company and Mets to market the jersey. (more...)
Hamilton still 100% confident in Mercedes despite Malaysian GP retirement
- October 03, 2016

Ricciardo fended off a fine challenge from teammate Max Verstappen before taking advantage of Lewis Hamilton's cruel engine failure to lead home a Red Bull one-two at the Sepang International Circuit. But then Mercedes later changed their mind in what seemed like an apparent bid to stem the hostile fall-out from Hamilton's comments in the immediate aftermath of his retirement. (more...)
Brees, Saints head into bye after stunning Chargers 35-34
- October 03, 2016

The Chargers basically gave the game to the Saints, who entered winless in three games, with two fourth-quarter fumbles. Travis Benjamin then fumbled after a reception and Nate Stupar recovered at the San Diego 31. Though he threw for 321 yards and two touchdowns while completing 28-of-43 attempts, it wasn't enough to keep the Chargers from losing for the 16st time in their past 21 games, dating to the 2014 finale. (more...)
Manchester United draw with last-place Stoke in Premier League
- October 03, 2016

Moments after taking the field, Martial found the top corner of the otherwise impressive Lee Grant's net on 69 minutes after being found by fellow substitute Wayne Rooney. "This is the best performance all season and could have been one of these fat results in the Premier League, it could have been 5-0 or 6-0". Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho insists his side produced their best performance of the season despite failing to overcome winless Stoke yesterday. (more...)
Plenty for Mickelson to celebrate in Ryder Cup win
- October 03, 2016

USA skipper Love had experienced an agonising defeat as captain in 2012 when Europe mounted a final day singles surge to complete the Miracle of Medinah but his men gave him a sense of redemption as they powered to a purposeful triumph. The Americans lost for the third straight time in 2014 at Gleneagles, and it was team divided over everything from how the captain was selected to how the team should be built. (more...)
Bills' offense confident after shutout win over Patriots
- October 03, 2016

Elliott then took over with 96 yards rushing in the second half, including a 1-yard run that gave Dallas the lead for good late in the third quarter. As an uninspiring receiver core had their way with the secondary all day long. He missed on a wide open Danny Amendola on a deep seam route and overthrew Chris Hogan in the end zone. Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett was not on the field during the altercation but would have intervened if he was nearby. (more...)
JJ Watt promises fans he 'will be back' from back injury
- October 03, 2016

The Houston Texans have suffered a blow after it was confirmed J.J. Watt has sustained a fresh back problem and has been placed on injured reserve. Watt may be out for the remainder of the season after re-injuring his back. But, no replacement at all, I'm just here to help the team out as best I can. With the injury to Watt, Clowney might have to adopt a bigger role on defense. (more...)
Real Madrid's Modric suffers left knee injury
- October 03, 2016

To make matters worse, a stellar Borussia Dortmund side (also wearing yellow) was awaiting Madrid at Signal Iduna Park soon after - in their first real UEFA Champions League test of the season. Before that wards Zinedine Zidane failures were not given, defeating Real Sociedad 0: 3, Celta 2: 1, Osasuna 5: 2 and Espanyol 0: 2. Though they're unlikely to pull off an upset, the Basque outfit have the potential to cause some problems for their hosts. (more...)
Guardiola thinks City should have won at Celtic
- October 03, 2016

I don't know how many chances they had after the third goal. Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola claims that his side should have beaten Celtic despite needing to come from behind three times in their 3-3 draw. The Ulsterman gave the winger his debut at Liverpool at the age of 17 and Sterling went on to move to City in 2015 for a deal reportedly worth £49million. (more...)
Jose Mourinho refuses to criticise Manchester United players after Stoke draw
- October 03, 2016

Anthony Martial gave Jose Mourinho's side the lead on 68 minutes, but Wales worldwide Allen took advantage of a David de Gea error to bring to an end a run of 14 straight Stoke defeats at Old Trafford. "This is football. I believe, when you play good, you have more chances to win". Ander Herrera admits he and his Manchester United teammates were shocked they did not beat Stoke City on Sunday. (more...)
Iniesta frustrated as Barcelona miss chance to go top
- October 03, 2016

Barca coach Luis Enrique conducted a session on Friday with all available players except the injured Leo Messi and Samuel Umtiti, reports Efe. As expected, it was Barcelona that enjoyed most of the possession inside the opening 10 minutes, but Celta were fairly comfortable at the back as they managed to restrict the visitors to a couple of long-range attempts. (more...)
Guardiola backs Sergio Aguero to turn even better
- October 03, 2016

The 25-year-old pulled up in the 81st minute of the fixture with a suspected hamstring strain that could rule the midfielder out for City's next four games. Once Kevin De Bruyne moved more centrally instead of roaming the wings, City took control of the match. Guardiola said: "Kevin is injured, I think". (more...)
Recalled Henry rattles India in 2nd Test Recalled Henry rattles India in 2nd Test
- October 03, 2016

Meanwhile, Team India will not only look to wrap up the Test series against New Zealand but also try to regain the top spot in the ICC Test team rankings when the two sides renew their acquaintance. The in-form Cheteshwar Pujara and pint-sized No 4 Ajinkya Rahane ground their way to lunch and upped the tempo shortly following tea, coming within sight of 200 with only three wickets down. (more...)
Pochettino thrilled with 'nearly perfect' Spurs
- October 03, 2016

The home team went ahead in the ninth minute when Aleksandar Kolarov put Danny Rose's long cross into his own net and an unmarked Dele Alli doubled the lead before half-time. "That is what helps us run and play as we want to". A lightning start to the game at White Hart Lane saw Son Heung-Min force his way into the box after beating a marker before firing wide of the target after just 24 seconds. (more...)
Trevor Siemian carted off field vs. Buccaneers with left shoulder injury
- October 03, 2016

He was prepared if need be to return to the game, but Lynch did not need the assistance. BRONCOS OLB Von Miller has 5 sacks in 3 games. "I think I'm just going to take it one day at a time", Siemian said. Since coming into the game, Paxton Lynch is 4-of-8 passing for 47 yards. On the other side of the ball, the Broncos again struggled early to establish the run, gaining only one rushing yard in the first quarter. (more...)
Mourinho slams 'football Einsteins' for undermining Man Utd efforts Mourinho slams 'football Einsteins' for undermining Man Utd efforts
- October 03, 2016

United were made to work hard for their place in the next round overcoming a spirited Northampton 3-1, with Herrera grabbing himself a goal along with an assist for Marcus Rashford's sealing goal. "I think the team was in control from the beginning", Mourinho said. Mourinho recently blasted Shaw for his failings in United's 3-1 defeat to Watford on Sunday (18 September), while he previously criticised the performances of Mkhitaryan and Lingard in the Manchester derby. (more...)
We changed history with style: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger
- October 03, 2016

Wenger's men have now won their last four in the league and are unbeaten in all competitions since the opening weekend of the season as he looks to usher in his 21st year in style. Defeat to Arsenal sees Chelsea fall eight points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City after just six matches. Today was a good test to see if that was real, if we could continue to move upwards. (more...)
Japan OKs $1.5 billion contract for new Tokyo stadium Japan OKs $1.5 billion contract for new Tokyo stadium
- October 03, 2016

It blamed rising costs on poor leadership, governance and cost control measures before proposing venues be moved in order to save money. He said the reports of a possible venue change had come as a surprise. On Thursday, Mori criticized the panel's proposals for venue moves, saying it would be hard to change the existing plans approved by the IOC. But that is easier said than done, especially with some projects already under construction. (more...)
Jays hang on; will host O's in AL wild-card game
- October 03, 2016

Toronto owns the tie-breaker with Baltimore and would host the wild-card game if it wins the season finale Sunday. Losses in five of their last six games cost the Red Sox a chance at home-field advantage when their AL Division Series against Cleveland begins on Thursday. (more...)
Pakistani, Indian troops exchange fire across Line of Control
- October 03, 2016

Of late, tensions soared high between the two nuclear-armed adversaries over occupied Kashmir and an attack on Indian army's brigade headquarters in Uri, which left 18 soldiers dead. "No external force has the capability or capacity to challenge the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Pakistan", he said. The decision follows an earlier move by the Indian Motion Pictures Producers Association (IMPPA) to prohibit Pakistani actors and technicians from working on Bollywood sets. (more...)