Sport


Jurgen Klopp Jurgen Klopp "happy" with early form
- October 07, 2016

The German was of the view that any opposing player is unsafe if they are given the opportunity to be risky, and said that he preferred to work with his players and ensure that they are in the right frame of mind to deliver on a consistent basis. (more...)
Even amid disdain, there is respect between Miami and FSU
- October 07, 2016

Hundreds of thousands of people along the lower East Coast were urged to evacuate their homes. The storm was blamed for more than 100 deaths in Haiti alone, and officials in Florida urged residents to prepare for what could be widespread and massive damage. (more...)
Trial in Georgia boy's hot auto death enters third day Trial in Georgia boy's hot auto death enters third day
- October 07, 2016

Morton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, Pool). Video of Ross Harris crying while in an interrogation room. To the contrary, some of Harris' Google searches suggest he was "planning for a future with his son", his attorney said. Defense Attorney Maddox Kilgore told jurors Harris was responsible for Cooper's death, but he insisted the death was an accident. As the events that day were related in court, the defendant dabbed his eyes with a tissue. (more...)
NFL Notes: Newton exits game with concussion
- October 07, 2016

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton (1) walks off the field after a hit at the goal line during the second half of an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Oct. But at 6-6, 235, Anderson did make a Newton-like scramble for a first down in the first quarter of the second game against Tampa Bay in '14. At this point last season, Newton had nine combined TDs and three turnovers - and the Panthers were on their way to a 14-0 start and a trip to the Super Bowl. (more...)
Corey Kluber Out 7-10 With Quadriceps Strain
- October 07, 2016

It's the team's first division title since 2007. A Jason Kipnis RBI double and Mike Napoli sacrifice fly advanced the score to 4-2 shortly after Kluber's early departure. His drive to right put the Tigers up 12-0. The final out - a strikeout of Cameron Maybin by Indians closer Cody Allen - set off a celebration at Comerica Park, where a wave of players and coaches ran to the mound and mobbed one another in hugs and high-fives. (more...)
Lodha Committee Suggestions: SC Reserves Order on BCCI Top Brass
- October 07, 2016

The Supreme Court said failure to provide an undertaking would force the replacement of existing BCCI office bearers. Further tightening grip on the BCCI, the Supreme Court directed the cricket body to give an undertaking that it will implement Lodha Committee recommendations unconditionally or else it will have to pass orders on Friday. (more...)
New Zealand make promising start chasing 376
- October 07, 2016

Wriddhiman Saha and Rohit Sharma have made notable gains and climbed up the ladder in the latest ICC player rankings for Test batsmen, although none of the Indians figure in the top-10 list. Trent Boult (3/38), Matt Henry (3/59) and Mitchell Santner (3/60) were the prominent wicket takers for the visitors. India won by 178 runs to take a winning 2-0 lead and assure themselves of the number-one Test team ranking at the end of the three-match series . (more...)
Orioles at Blue Jays
- October 07, 2016

This time, Severino and Yankees bench coach Rob Thomson and pitching coach Larry Rothschild were ejected. He struck out the side in the first inning and five of the first six Baltimore batters he faced. "I didn't even have like any acute pain when I first got out of the scrum - my adrenaline was high", he said. It all started in the first inning when Severino hit Josh Donaldson with a pitch that nicked his elbow pad. (more...)
Opponents forfeit against high school football team deemed 'too good' Opponents forfeit against high school football team deemed 'too good'
- October 07, 2016

Granite Falls and Archbishop Murphy (4 - 0) meet up on Friday this week after opposite experiences in their previous matchups. Those opponents say they don't want to take the field against the Class 2A Wildcats, whose players are, on average, taller and heavier than other kids in their age group . (more...)
Chelsea target Morata hints at Real Madrid frustration Chelsea target Morata hints at Real Madrid frustration
- October 07, 2016

Although Real remain unbeaten in the league, they are without a win in their last three games and are on 15 points from seven games, the number Zidane's predecessor Rafael Benitez had earned at the same stage last season. "Until 31 August anything can happen, but today he is not a Real Madrid player and I cannot talk about what will happen". Zinedine Zidane says he is not afraid of being sacked by Real Madrid and knows he will suffer that fate at some point during his career. (more...)
Shkodran Mustafi tips Arsenal to mount Premier League title challenge
- October 07, 2016

Former Arsenal midfielder Nicholas felt that Arsene Wenger's players were aware that they were very fortuitous to leave Burnley with maximum points. "So I don't know if I touched the ball with my hand, but the ref gave us the goal and you need to respect the decision". "It's a big win, because City lost". (more...)
Has Tyson Fury come out of retirement ALREADY?
- October 07, 2016

He wrote: "Fury is an embarrassment to professional sport". Fury, 28, already faced being stripped of his WBA Super and WBO crowns by the two governing bodies because of his second postponement and his failed drugs test compounds his problems. (more...)
Michelle Obama hammers Donald Trump over tax issue
- October 07, 2016

Preston first asserted, "I don't know if it's going to be able to break through, in the end, through all the discussion around Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump in the lead up to Sunday's debate". "It's not exactly clear to me what argument (Clinton) was making", Josh Earnest, the White House spokesman, said of the remarks. U.S. President Barack Obama is expected to arrive back in Chicago this Friday and Saturday, one of his longest visits home since taking office. (more...)
Wenger willing to coach England
- October 07, 2016

Wenger has been Arsenal manager for 20 years but his contract is up at the end of the season. And, of course, the rumours are music to the ears of the quite unfathomable #WengerOut brigade... For now I am focused on the job. His defense of his feckless, dumb criticism, when he bothers to offer one, is I'M A SEASON TICKET HOLDER, which let's face it isn't really all that interesting from a critical perspective. (more...)
Carter's homer in 10th gives Brewers 4-3 win over Rockies
- October 07, 2016

After Orlando Arcia hustled for a two-out double, Susac followed with a liner to left off Chris Rusin (3-5). The ball ricocheted into left field for a single. Brewers: RHP Wily Peralta (7-11) has gone 3-4 with a 3.23 ERA in nine starts since being recalled August 9 from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Corey Knebel earned his second save. (more...)
Robert Pires on why Arsene Wenger is unlikely to manage England Robert Pires on why Arsene Wenger is unlikely to manage England
- October 07, 2016

The report suggests that Arsenal will look to try and sign Guedes from under the nose of their rivals, with Wenger looking to meet with Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira over the possibility of a future move. "Manager for the national team is not really the same, because he loves football". Robert Pires believes Arsene Wenger may be turned off the England job by a lack of hands-on management. (more...)
Dodgers fly to DC, head to Nationals Park for brief workout
- October 07, 2016

The Dodgers and Nats were among the older teams in baseball this year-Los Angeles ranked sixth at 28.7; Washington tied for 11 at 28.4-but this series may come down to two of the series' youngest players. As the Nats prepare to face the Dodgers in the NLDS - which is to say, as they wobble up to the tight rope one more time , unicycle squeaking and Teddy and Abe doing pirouettes on either shoulder - is this the year that we are spared seeing them splattered before our eyes? "Just feels ... (more...)
BCCI might cancel ongoing India-New Zealand series over Lodha Committee recommendations
- October 07, 2016

If we don't have money how will we organise matches. People need to realise India has become a cricketing super power under BCCI's administration. The apex cricket governing body in the country has also been told by the SC that they will pass an order on Friday, if the BCCI fails to comply to the undertakings. (more...)
Trump Camp Criticizes Obama Administration Over Paris Climate Deal Trump Camp Criticizes Obama Administration Over Paris Climate Deal
- October 07, 2016

The European Union has formally joined the Paris Climate Agreement, tipping the global agreement over the much-anticipated 55% emissions threshold needed for entry into force. Specifically, the agreement sets a goal of keeping a global warming increase well below 2 degrees C and pursues efforts to limit the increase in temperatures to 1.5 degrees C. (more...)
Giants Clinch 2nd NL Wild Card, Complete Sweep of Dodgers
- October 07, 2016

Scully also thanked his fans on Twitter with a simple message that looked back at his incredible career. As I became more and more enthralled by the Dodgers, the more that game would be a Dodger game and more and more the voice I would hear walking down the stairs would be Vin Scully . (more...)