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Gameiro and Promes shine for France and Netherlands Gameiro and Promes shine for France and Netherlands
- October 08, 2016

Stade de France was in fine voice as the teams entered the pitch, but the home fans were silenced with just six minutes of the match played. The hosts had to come from behind, with Mihail Aleksandrov having scored a sixth-minute penalty. (more...)
Arkansas to measure its progress against new-look Alabama Arkansas to measure its progress against new-look Alabama
- October 08, 2016

Alabama has owned this rivalry during coach Nick Saban's tenure, but it hasn't always been easy in the games played in Fayetteville. Three of its next four games are on the road (at Arkansas, at Tennessee, at LSU) and face three ranked teams in October. (more...)
StaffsLive spreads some happiness on World Smile Day StaffsLive spreads some happiness on World Smile Day
- October 08, 2016

To make this absurd, but happy, occasion memorable, visit some of these new restaurants in Koramangala today, and wear that gorgeous smile all day long! World's first World Smile Day was held in the year 1999 and has been held annually since. (more...)
Brexit needs to mean Brexit Brexit needs to mean Brexit
- October 08, 2016

A business chief claimed: "She does not really have a relationship with business". Mrs May will say Labour has embraced the "politics of pointless protest that doesn't unite people but pulls them apart". I want it to include free trade on goods and services. Laying out her vision for government, she described it as: "Supporting free markets, but stepping in to fix them when they aren't working as they should". (more...)
Hannover admit re-signing Mertesacker a tough task Hannover admit re-signing Mertesacker a tough task
- October 08, 2016

The Bayern Munich pair are expected to start Germany's World Cup qualifier against Czech Republic on Saturday, with Mustafi providing cover. Mustafi moved to the Emirates Stadium during the summer in a deal worth £35million from Spanish side Valencia and has been an able replacement for injured captain Per Mertesacker. (more...)
Chad Kelly involved in brawl at brother's high school game Chad Kelly involved in brawl at brother's high school game
- October 08, 2016

Look, I get that seeing your brother get hit late out of bounds is a tough thing to watch, but this is a moronic move by Kelly. Kelly joined in the ruckus and had to be restrained. Police also helped the St. Joe's team to its buses to leave the stadium. Timon was leading 2-0 before the game was called. He threw for more than 3,000 yards and ran for almost 1,000 with a combined 41 touchdowns in his final high school season. (more...)
No problem with Rooney: Mourinho No problem with Rooney: Mourinho
- October 08, 2016

Jose Mourinho wants Wayne Rooney to concentrate on his own form in order to regain his Manchester United place. Asked if felt like a big moment in the season, Smalling said: "Yeah, I think it is". "I have to analyse this odd match because we start very well", Ranieri said. "It's a case of realising how lucky we are and how we should go out there and enjoy it". (more...)
Did Sen. Kelly Ayotte's Debate Gaffe Seal Her Fate in November?
- October 08, 2016

No doubt Hassan's team began cutting an ad juxtaposing Ayotte's comment with some of those 8,000 statements before last night's Senate debate had even finished. (She routinely tops Gallup polls of America's most admired women, in fact.) Downballot Democrats have been straining to link their Republican opponents to Trump but have encountered unlikely interference from the top of the ticket, as Clinton has made a point of distinguishing Trump from "normal" Republicans . (more...)
Charlotte-FAU game postponed by Hurricane Matthew
- October 08, 2016

LSU at Florida may or may not take place this season after it was postponed, and the Georgia vs. Coach Jimbo Fisher realizes that James' absence has been a huge blow to the defense , but didn't want to use that as an excuse for the Seminoles' struggles. (more...)
Henry beats Pujara, Saha to first place
- October 08, 2016

Trent Boult (3/38), Matt Henry (3/59) and Mitchell Santner (3/60) were the prominent wicket takers for the visitors. Middle-order batsman Rohit Sharma, who top-scored in the second innings, Sunday said the relaid Eden Gardens wicket kept the Indian batsmen on their toes right throughout the match and the willow-wielders could not afford to relax even for a moment. (more...)
CONFIRMED: Conor McGregor will fight Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205
- October 08, 2016

UFC chief Dana White announced on ESPN SportsCentre that the fight will headline the promotion's November showcase at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Once wind of Alvarez's challenge got to McGregor, he responded with a simple subliminal tweet. Since winning the belt, McGregor has fought twice, each time against Diaz at 170 pounds. (more...)
The view at Fenway Park from David Ortiz's final weekend The view at Fenway Park from David Ortiz's final weekend
- October 08, 2016

Bean boots. The Red Sox ownership matched the donation to bring it to $1 million. The Red Sox slugger again went to the commissioner's office when the team was in NY last week; this time, he asked to use a conference room, where he met with beneficiaries of the David Ortiz Children's Fund and other members of the community. (more...)
No. 3 Clemson escapes No. 4 Louisville in ACC thriller No. 3 Clemson escapes No. 4 Louisville in ACC thriller
- October 08, 2016

The Tigers edged the Cardinals, 42-36, with help from a fourth-down stop inside the Clemson 5-yard line when there was less than a minute to play. He was finding Deon Cain easily, moving the ball with his legs, and generally torching the Louisville defense. (more...)
Man United captain Rooney justifies benching Man United captain Rooney justifies benching
- October 08, 2016

Rooney has scored one goal and assisted another two in seven appearances for Manchester United in the ongoing Premier League season. "It is inevitable, because that is how it works", Herrera said. Still lots of time to kill until another tiresome, tedious global break finally ends, but there are still a few Man United news and notes to cover today. (more...)
Arsenal star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: This is Arsene Wenger's greatest quality
- October 08, 2016

Arsene Wenger was keen to look ahead as his 20th anniversary as Arsenal manager was toasted ahead of their Premier League trip to Burnley on Sunday. "But if we are saying he absolutely has to be English, then we narrows the field too much". (more...)
Donald Trump no longer supports ban on Muslim: Mike Pence
- October 08, 2016

Radio host Howie Carr hosted the town hall. By not raising the issue at the Hofstra University debate, and drawing attention to that conscious omission, Trump ultimately guaranteed more coverage for the issue - and denied his opponent a chance to defend her husband on stage. (more...)
Wondolowski, Green lift US to 2-0 exhibition win at Cuba
- October 08, 2016

Where will he stack up amongst those who came before him? I think a good example is Sacha Kljestan . When the USA arrived in Cuba for its first exhibition game in 69 years at the Caribbean island nation, the Americans were surprised by the conditions at Havana's Estadio Pedro Marrero. (more...)
Mauro Icardi signs new Inter Milan deal
- October 08, 2016

Should a club activate his new release clause, Icardi will become the world's most expensive signing by surpassing the £89m that Manchester United paid Juventus for Paul Pogba this summer. Icardi signed for the Nerazzurri from Sampdoria in 2013 and has since netted 53 league goals for the side. Icardi was linked with a move away from the San Siro during the close season with media reports suggesting that several English Premier League clubs, including Arsenal and Chelsea, were vying for ... (more...)
Jays hammer Hamels, Rangers to take Game 1 Jays hammer Hamels, Rangers to take Game 1
- October 08, 2016

Bautista had that emphatic bat flip after his tiebreaking homer in the ALDS Game 5 clincher last October against the Rangers, and got punched the last time the Blue Jays played in Texas in May. With Donaldson at the plate, Carrera went to second on a wild pitch, then scored when Donaldson doubled off the tip of third baseman Adrian Beltre's glove. (more...)
The Warriors are already embarrassing teams The Warriors are already embarrassing teams
- October 08, 2016

By that same token, there really are no guarantees for the Warriors. "If they keep sacrificing themselves every few possessions, or every possession, it'll be handsome music", Nash said of the Warriors. "I'm pretty sure he's going to get the double on the scoring side". The preseason is the time to start figuring things out. This is the new reality for opposing defenses. (more...)