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Antonio Conte Believes Arsenal Will Challenge For Premier League Title


He needs time to recover". The Gunners are yet to pick up a point on the road this term, having lost 1-0 at Stoke and 4-0 against Liverpool , and with any luck they won't be getting anything out of this game either. Now he's becoming better with the ball, N'Golo. "You know very well that in a single game anything can happen", he said. 'I remember during the press conference after the game the question about this betting company (which offered odds on his sacking). Read More »

Chelsea FC's run of red cards leaves coach Antonio Conte bemused


We could have won. "The battle was total". "We were focused and determined", said Wenger. The Wales global also came closest to winning the game as a bundling first-half run ended with him firing against Thibaut Courtois' post. Each side had their recognised star players on the bench as both Eden Hazard and Alexis Sanchez started as substitutes and were only brought on just after the hour mark. Read More »

All Blacks 57 - 0 Springbok


Hansen's All Blacks , in three Tests, have an average score of 54-9 against Coetzee's Springboks . All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has all but confirmed winger Israel Dagg will miss the rest of the season with a knee injury. But as the All Blacks cut through the Springboks , particularly in the wide channels, skipper Kieran Read said it was the defensive effort that stood out. Read More »

Hazard could start for Chelsea against Arsenal


The Gunners also handed Conte the most chastening defeat of his reign earlier that season with a 3-0 victory in the league, as well as defeating Chelsea in the Community Shield at the start of this term. I always said that he's like a father to me, and he will always be. As Chelsea's frustration mounted, David Luiz shrugged off Alexis Sanchez - on as a substitute - and launched into a needless lunge on Kolasinac in the 87th minute. Read More »

Tigers pitcher Matt Boyd loses no-hitter on final out


With fans on their feet and cheering every pitch in the ninth innig, Boyd was bidding to became the first Detroit pitcher to throw a no-hitter since Justin Verlander blanked the Blue Jays in Toronto in 2011. Tigers manager Brad Ausmus said Cabrera, who has been dealing with the problem all season, will continue to play in the season's final two weeks. The Sox came into the game hving outscored their opponents 69-26 with 14 home runs during a 6-2 stretch. Read More »

Chelsea V Arsenal: London Derby Ends All Square At The Bridge


David Luiz is likely to be suspended for Chelsea's visit to Stoke City, the extremely crucial home match versus Manchester City and their visit to Crystal Palace. Wenger insisted the debacle of the 4-0 loss at Liverpool in August - a performance that provoked fierce criticism of both manager and players - was an "accident". Read More »

3 in Associated Press Top 25


The Sooners weren't the only Week 3 winners to lose ground in the rankings. After defeating then-No. 2 Ohio State on the road last week, the Sooners jumped into the No. Florida State (0-1), which has been idle since a season-opening loss to Alabama , dropped one spot to No. 12. The Horned Frogs moved into the No. 16 spot, up four places from No. Read More »

Jose Mourinho on how Man United beat Chelsea to Everton's Romelu Lukaku

In the 63rd minute, Ashley Williams was given a yellow card for pushing Mata over just outside Everton's box. Koeman said: "Every manager in life has doubts". "Let's talk at the end of the season". 'In the second half, Everton had a lot of control but the quality we had made the difference'. For the fifth time in eight matches, Chelsea had a player sent off. Read More »

Tennessee Titans hammer Jaguars 37-16


Fournette produced 40 rushing yards and a touchdown on 14 carries. The Jaguars dropped to 1-1 and will travel to London to face Baltimore. Henry finished with a career-high 92 yards on the ground for the Titans (1-1), including 87 in the final two quarters. Read More »

Arsenal missing midfielders for Chelsea grudge match

I think Kolasinac was not completely on his feet", Wenger said. "I feel it's a deserved point". We want to work in the same way and have this process with Baka. You do not win the [FA] Cup the way we did without it. Today was a question: what would happen? "But we were focused and determined". Arsenal fans would be forgiven if they watched the early stages here through their fingers after seeing him paired with Ramsey again, but, unlike against Liverpool, the pair held their own ... Read More »

India v Australia, 1st ODI: Aussies fall short in rain-soaked opener


Australia's strength in the ODI game can give some opportunity to India to showcase their talents. That was not the only memorable bit of play by the Team India all-rounder. The management of the team management has to be contemplated on who will descend with David Warner in Australia's opening pair due to lack of Finch. Read More »

Browns QB Kizer leaves Ravens game with migraine


In his first drive, he took the Browns 83 yards for a touchdown, breaking the Ravens' almost six scoreless quarters to start the season. They took advantage of the sixth turnover created this season to take a 7-0 lead over the Browns in the first quarter. Read More »

Three injured as stand collapses in County Durham


Windies total was based on an electric start from Chris Gayle and Lewis who scored 72 in the six over Powerplay, hitting seven fours and six sixes, one of which saw Gayle became the first man to a hundred sixes in T20I cricket. Three spectators were injured when flooring on a stand gave way. "We played West Indies in March and Ben bowled at Carlos.he got him out in the last game". Read More »

Dolphins LB Rey Maualuga ruled out against Chargers


The Chargers will be without starting cornerback Jason Verrett on Sunday as he is down with a knee injury . The Dolphins will also send out new quarterback Jay Cutler , while the Chargers had only a short week of recovery and preparation for their LA debut. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton holding on 'for dear life' in Singapore


But he admitted Mercedes is unlikely to have the best race pace. Ricciardo insisted having to manage the gearbox did not play a major role in the outcome, and he was disappointed that Red Bull's early weekend form did not continue into the race. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo still targeting win in Singapore


Hamilton increased his lead in the drivers' championship over Vettel and may have dealt a significant psychological blow to the German, winning after starting fifth on the grid. "I still believe that our concept is the right concept", he said. The FIA said it will investigate the accident after the race . Verstappen blamed Vettel, but none of the drivers will face further action. Read More »

Alexis Sanchez refuses to "betray" Barcelona !

He flung his arms up in the air when a pass was misplaced, showed tireless running when chasing opposition defenders and scored an outrageous goal after cutting inside and curling past goalkeeper Timo Horn. "His fat percentage is under 10". The Arsene Wenger's side will host Germany's Cologne in Europe's second-tier competition on Thursday. Mathias Lehmann plays in front of a back four of Lukas Klunter, Jorge Mere - in for Frederik Sorensen - Dominique Heintz and the recalled ... Read More »

Davis Cup: Bopanna-Raja lose as Canada surge ahead


The 154-ranked Ramkumar remained unbeaten in the Davis Cup in 2017 season, having won all five matches he has played. The 18-year-old also scalped Juan Martin Del Potro and Jo Wilfred Tsonga in his astonishing rise in world tennis in the last few months. Read More »

Liverpool fans are fuming with Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool 1-1 Burnley

My job is to see the performance and we reacted really well. Burnley are one goal better off than Liverpool in seventh place in the table after beating Chelsea at Stamford Bridge and enjoying draws with Tottenham and Liverpool . The visitors could even have sneaked their first win at Anfield since 1974 had Ben Mee converted one of two headers from late corners. Never really looked comfortable dealing with the aerial power of Chris Wood. Read More »

Hazard, Sanchez Set to Start as Chelsea Host Arsenal in London Derby


If you see their squad you can understand there are a lot of top players. Reacting to Arsenal's team on Sky Sports, Neville said: 'I'm amazed, I expect Chelsea to bulldoze them now. Keen to keep his players focused, Conte refused to write off Arsenal when asked about their troubled start. "It was a game with total intensity", said the Frenchman. Read More »

Singapore Grand Prix 2017

More than 350,000 worldwide visitors have visited the country over the past nine races, generating an average of about S$150 million incremental tourism receipts each year, with foreign visitors making up more than 40 per cent of the unique spectators. Read More »

WAFU Cup: Eagles have to go for a win against Ghana - Yusuf


Ghana are top of the group after recording six points from two matches, while Nigeria are second on two points after their two straight draws with Mali and Guinea. "Talking about winning the tournament at this time, I think it's early days yet". The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that it was another tale of stalemate for Nigeria as they played out a 0-0 draw with Guinea in tightly contested game at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Saturday. Read More »

Mauricio Pochettino admits Tottenham are still concerned over Harry Winks injury


Their disposal of Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday, effected so clinically, was supposed to have shaken off all that talk of a Wembley jinx; it certainly looked the ideal platform for a routine evening against Swansea City , but once again they laboured at their temporary home and the familiar doubts returned as quickly as they had evaporated. Read More »

Jose Mourinho: 'Finances key in Romelu Lukaku deal'

The Premier League is halfway through another mega weekend already, and for the fans of Manchester United and Everton , Super Sunday is shaping up to be memorable. A Premier League where it was easier to score goals not just because of the difference between the top teams and others but also because of the profile and the tactical interpretation of the competition. Read More »

Alexis benched, Ozil left out & still no start for Hazard

The Blues tend to shine against Arsenal at Stamford Bridge, having won their past five Premier League home games against their rivals in red. The Chile global, who missed the start of the season through injury, made his mark on the Europa League on Thursday by scoring a stunning goal in the 3-1 defeat of Cologne. Read More »

Zimmer Expects Bradford To Start Vs. Steelers, Despite Reports Of Knee Injury


That's especially true for the Steelers , who really didn't play many of their front-line players in the preseason this year. But it was the offense that was the real revelation, as Sam Bradford zipped strikes to Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs all night long while rookie Dalvin Cook had a huge debut running behind a revamped offensive line. Read More »

Virender Sehwag opens up about Indian coaching snub


Virender Sehwag has for the first time opened up on not being selected as the head coach of the Indian cricket team . "I took my time and then applied for the position", Sehwag was reported as saying during a talk show on IndiaTV , as reported by PTI . Read More »

Yankees look to continue domination of Orioles

Didi Gregorius , Greg Bird and Todd Frazier homered as the New York Yankees continued their production against the Baltimore Orioles with a 9-3 victory on Saturday. But, it's the pitching that's most on manager Buck Showalter's mind. "That's a bad combination. Then we went through some stuff and struggled and got back on track". Read More »

'The Nation' Compares Climate Change Deniers to Murderers


This year's activity is high - but not unusual. "When you don't want to see, you don't see", he said . They have climate change fingerprints all over them. Of the six hurricanes so far this year, three - Irma, Jose and Katia - were active in the Atlantic basin at the same time. "It did occur in the past, in 2010", said Zeng, referring to Hurricanes Igor, Julia and Karl. Read More »

Arsenal are great odds to continue winning run against Chelsea


A formidable skill, I'm sure you'll agree. The column returned a tidy profit in midweek largely thanks to napping an 11/1 victor in the shape of Liverpool to draw 2-2 with Sevilla in the Champions League. Prior to this encounter at Stamford Bridge , Nwankwo Kanu saw his goal drought stretch to 15 games but he ended it in style by scoring a hat-trick in the last 15 minutes of the game at Stamford Bridge after Tore-Andre Flo and Dan Petrescu had handed Chelsea a 2-0 lead in the first ... Read More »

UFC Pittsburgh Results: Luke Rockhold Pummels David Branch


In the main event, which airs live on FS1 from PPG Paints Arena, former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold returns to face David Branch . He pressed Rockhold against the fence momentarily. Shaking off the cobwebs, Rockhold steadied himself and began his own assault in the second round. After pinning his opponent up against the cage, he brought proceedings to the ground, transitioned to full mount and took his back. Read More »

#4 USC Pulls Off 27-24 Comeback Victory Over Texas In 2OT


San Jose State (1-2) at Utah (2-0): Quarterback Tyler Huntley and receiver Darren Carrington have flourished in Utah's new spread offense, but the scheme has room for improvement before Pac-12 play begins at Arizona on September 22. But three straight sacks (two for junior linebacker Porter Gustin, one for redshirt sophomore linebacker Christian Rector), placed all the momentum in USC's favor as the Coliseum crowd game unglued. Read More »