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Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill remains grounded after beating Moldova Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill remains grounded after beating Moldova
- October 10, 2016

Ireland have seven points from three matches and trail Serbia on goal difference after they beat Austria 3-2. "We've always been a team that works hard and when has a win never been enough?" I was having a stinker myself and I'm man enough to admit that. (more...)
USA vice presidential debate watched by 37 million on TV
- October 10, 2016

Nonetheless, both VP hopefuls parried each other's shots well, even if it sometimes seemed neither of them believed what they were saying. Trump's pledge to ban Muslim immigrants to the US has been branded discriminatory and probably a violation of the US Constitution's guarantee of freedom of religion. (more...)
Craig Lowndes' 2016 Bathurst 1000 hopes all but dashed Craig Lowndes' 2016 Bathurst 1000 hopes all but dashed
- October 10, 2016

Whincup broke the all-time lap record at Bathurst with a searing 2:07.09, only for Andrew Jones of Brad Jones Racing to hit a barrier on the 92nd lap, bringing out the first safety vehicle. With teammate and championship rival Whincup relegated to 11th after an incident in the closing stages Van Gisbergen has opened up his championship lead to 139 points. (more...)
Rory McIlroy believes Ryder Cup 2016 loss has made Europe's rookies stronger
- October 10, 2016

Following the United States' victory over Europe in the 41st Ryder Cup at Hazeltine, we analyse a host of issues likely to come to the fore ahead of the next meeting between the two teams in 2018. Patrick Reed and Rory McIlory led off Sunday's singles matches. Since then, the Americans have only known defeat, including a crushing collapse in 2012, Love's first go-round as captain. (more...)
De Rossi penalty spares Buffon's blushes
- October 10, 2016

Spain's Vitolo scores past Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon during a World Cup Group G qualifying soccer match between Italy and Spain, at the Juventus Stadium in Turin, Italy , Thursday, Oct. Elsewhere in Group G , Albania moved to the top after winning in Liechtenstein 2-0 to maintain its flawless start to its qualifying campaign. In Vienna, Euro 2016 semi-finalists Wales earned a potentially crucial point as they aim to qualify for a World Cup for the first time since 1958, ... (more...)
Even in Cleveland, Brady greeted by cheers in his return Even in Cleveland, Brady greeted by cheers in his return
- October 10, 2016

Brady and the offense drove down to the Browns 32 yard line with a chance to score and get the ball after the half, but Stephen Gostkowski missed the 50-yard field goal wide right. They're also 2-8 at the betting window in their last 10 games after accumulating more than 350 total yards in their previous game and are 1-7 ATS in their last eight games versus a team with a winning record. (more...)
Cops 'Confident' They've Correctly Identified Suspect in Jays Beer-Tossing Case
- October 10, 2016

He was later released and is due in court in late November. Pagan contacted police Wednesday evening after they released a photo of him. Pagan, in an email to The Canadian Press on Wednesday night, identified himself as the man in the police photo. (more...)
Nico Rosberg pulls clear in title race after Lewis Hamilton's horror start Nico Rosberg pulls clear in title race after Lewis Hamilton's horror start
- October 10, 2016

With Rosberg on pole and Hamilton in second, this race was always going to be decided by the start, and then, how well the pit stops go. Hamilton said his poor start was down to wheel spin, rather than any preoccupation with the damp patch in front of his grid slot due to overnight rain. (more...)
Georgia rebounds with 28-14 victory in Sunday game Georgia rebounds with 28-14 victory in Sunday game
- October 10, 2016

SC coach Will Muschamp said his team's home game with Georgia has been moved from Saturday night to Sunday because of Hurricane Matthew. The agreement to play the game Sunday was completed Thursday night. Earlier in the week rumors circulated that the game might be played in the Georgia Dome. Governor Nikki Haley is officially in Hurricane recovery mode, giving the latest information in a news conference Sunday morning. (more...)
Vikings stay unbeaten with easy 31-13 victory over Texans Vikings stay unbeaten with easy 31-13 victory over Texans
- October 10, 2016

They are also 4-0 against the spread despite massive injuries to their top players. Minnesota has covered in 13 straight games overall, including the preseason. In fact, the Houston offense has been pretty poor all year, having scored just five touchdowns. In fact, it was the opening drive of the game by the Vikings that started things off with a bang. (more...)
Minnesota Vikings Vs. Houston Texans: Bold Predictions For NFL Week 5
- October 10, 2016

The Texans rank 27th in rushing yards allowed (501) and 29th in both yards allowed per carry (4.6) and rushing touchdowns allowed (six). Minnesota's offense has been struck hard by the injury bug this season. Houston's main running back is Lamar Miller , who is averaging 3.8 yards per carry and has totaled 351 yards. Rudolph has a touchdown catch in each of the past three weeks, matching the length of a career-best streak he had in his 2012 season that garnered a trip to the Pro Bowl, ... (more...)
Vikings list WR Stefon Diggs as doubtful with groin injury
- October 10, 2016

Sam Bradford will start his fourth game as a Viking, and he is slowly but surely improving in the role each week. When the Vikings beat the Panthers two weeks ago, Minnesota sacked Carolina quarterback Cam Newton eight times as he tried to connect on lengthy passing plays. (more...)
India in control after declaring at 557-5 vs New Zealand
- October 10, 2016

New Zealand ended the day at 28 for no loss with Guptill at 17 and Latham on 6 are at the crease. Rahane's 381-ball knock was laced with 18 boundaries and four sixes. While Kohli scored his second double century in Test cricket, the vice-captain scored 188 runs help their team declare for 557/5. Rahane admitted that humidity did play a part during the two days. (more...)
Everton's Seamus Coleman revels in historic moment for Republic of Ireland Everton's Seamus Coleman revels in historic moment for Republic of Ireland
- October 10, 2016

Indeed, had Levan Mchedlidze and Guram Kashia not been denied by the crossbar and the post respectively before the break, their task might have been even more hard. "I watched their game against Austria and if they had a natural goalscorer in their side, they could cause teams lots of problems". But they have rarely found the going straightforward and were up against it this time around with Tornike Okriashvili, Valeri Kazaishvili and Jano Ananidze probing behind muscular frontman Levan ... (more...)
Andy Murray takes China Open title with straight-sets win
- October 10, 2016

The Scot's victory moves him 1,000 points closer to long-reigning world number one Djokovic , with the chance of taking the top spot by year-end and capping off a career-best season. The Scot got off to a fine start by breaking the Bulgarian's serve in the opening game of the match before holding his own. After dropping her serve twice in each set, Konta made a bid to even the scoreline in the second, pushing Radwanska to two break points in the sixth game. (more...)
Red Sox-Indians Game 3 rained out, series resumes Monday
- October 10, 2016

The game will be made up on Monday night. You can also watch online or through tablets and mobile devices using Watch TBS . Indians manager Terry Francona said the Indians rotation is likely to stay the same for Games 4 and 5, if necessary. (more...)
Michael Bisping Retains Middleweight Title In Thrilling UFC 204 Main Event
- October 10, 2016

I've still got the belt, I'm still the champion and I'm very happy. I absolutely love the sport. I want to thank them all for showing so much energy, it was incredible. His left eye was badly swollen and his face bloodied from the first round on after Henderson nearly finished the fight with a series of punches and short elbows after dropping Bisping for the first time. (more...)
Nine Steelers ruled out for game versus Jets
- Oct