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Cologne claims are ´ridiculous and grotesque´, says Dortmund´s Zorc


Bundesliga side FC Cologne are to officially appeal against the outcome of their 5-0 defeat against Borussia Dortmund on Sunday following a controversial decision by the video assistant referee (VAR). After the restart, the hosts reasserted their dominance and tripled the lead through Aubameyang, who kept his nerves from the spot to convert a handball penalty in the 59th minute. Read More »

PV Sindhu's Korea Open win, a ideal 'birthday' gift for PM Modi


Surprisingly, though, so did Okuhara, quite against her usual way and this took Sindhu by surprise. Okuhara displayed tremendous defensive skills and was bent on reducing the deficit while she reached 16-18. Chief national coach Pullela Gopichand said Sindhu worked on her attacking game ahead of the Korea Open and playing well in the remaining Super Series events will be important before she can think of Dubai Super Series Final in December. Read More »

Lynx sweep Mystics to reach 6th WNBA Finals in 7 years


Last season, they lost to the Los Angeles Sparks three games to two in the finals, dropping Games 1 and 5 on their home court. But the Mystics scored only 31 second-half points in their sixth loss in as many games against Minnesota in 2017, including regular season and playoffs. Read More »

MS Dhoni catches up on sleep, Virat Kohli relaxed at Chennai airport


India picked up wickets in the begging, middle and the end and that was key because the match was reduced to 21 overs, the Aussies were looking to score quickly so it was important that India pick up a few wickets otherwise the likes of Warner and Smith would have run away with the match, but no such opportunity was given to these players and nearly every Indian bowler bowled as per the plan complementing each other beautifully. Read More »

Scott orders nursing homes, assisted living facilities to have generators, fuel


The ages of the victims ranged from 71 to 99. In Lee County, which includes Cape Coral and Fort Myers, 66 percent of the area's 290,000 electrical customers were still without power Wednesday. "There's nothing we can do", employee Dave Long told WPLG-TV . "Unfortunately, emergency services were called obviously too late". It was not immediately clear whether the facility had a backup generator, as required by Florida law. Read More »

Pandya, Dhoni rescue India


Maxwell provided a glimmer of hope (39 from 18 balls) but didn't receive enough support as they needed 161 from 21 overs. Pacer Coulter-Nile made a stunning comeback to 50-over cricket by claiming opener Ajinkya Rahane (5), and skipper Virat Kohli and Manish Pandey (both for noughts) for the scorecard to read 11/3. Read More »

NFL Week 3 odds, over/under: Bills open as small underdog to Broncos


The Carolina Panthers will now turn their attention to the New Orleans Saints, who they face next Sunday at Bank of America Stadium. "I wish I had like two or three balls back, but that's every game". Coleman appeared upset with the Bills' sideline as he met with coach Sean McDermott, other officials and members of the Bills' training staff after the play. Read More »

LA Chargers TE Antonio Gates sets career National Football League record


Yeah, this Gates fellow is pretty darn good. It was a trademark Gates score. Perhaps the most interesting part of Gonzalez and Gates atop this list of tight-end touchdowns receptions is that both were college basketball players. It was a great moment, though a little bittersweet for those in San Diego. On the same day that former Charger LaDainian Tomlinson was honored at Los Angeles' StubHub Center and received his Hall of Fame ring, the next future Hall of Famer from the team made ... Read More »

Luiz sees red as Blues held to a point


Keen to avoid another damaging dismissal at Stamford Bridge this weekend, the Chelsea boss told his players to focus on keeping their emotions in check, while also placing the spotlight on referee Michael Oliver. He added: "We needed a good response from them today and I must say individually they all did very well". "I believe against Liverpool everything went against us on the day", the Frenchman said. Read More »

Man United 4-0 Everton (FT)


Romelu Lukaku has had a truly magical start to life at Manchester United and, against Everton , the striker proved he has the ability to predict the future. "Not many teams will get those two big chances that we got in the game today". "However you saw really a reaction in the team today and it is of course hard when you look to the final result ". Read More »

Funeral procession of MIAF Arjan Singh begins


A state funeral will be accorded to Marshal of Indian Air Force (IAF) Arjan Singh on Monday and the national flag will fly at half-mast, the government said. Singh came from a family of military officers. He had led the No. 1 Squadron of the IAF into combat during the Arakan Campaign in 1944. It is a testament to his capabilities as a fighter pilot and as a consummate leader that Lord Mountbatten had awarded him the Distinguished Flying Cross for his unparalleled bravery in fighting off ... Read More »

Chiefs Seize Control of Game Late to Hand Eagles Their 1st Loss

Eagles coach Doug Pederson was Chiefs offensive coordinator under Andy Reid from 2013-15. Can they do it? The Chiefs have to be sure to win the games they are supposed to win, and this week's match-up counts as one of those. He didn't have Mornhinweg follow him to Kansas City because he said he wanted to take back play-calling full time. Berry was the heart and soul of his team and the Chiefs are going to especially miss him against the Philadelphia Eagles this Sunday. Read More »

Truex posts fifth victory of the season in Chicagoland

It's unfortunate because we're going to have to start toward the back so we'll just have to see what we have in race trim tomorrow. What ... is the takeaway from this race? His handling swung to the extreme free side, but despite the insecure balance, Truex rocketed inside the top 10 by lap 46. Read More »

Stylish Slovenia end Spain's reign at Eurobasket


The quick turnaround to Sunday's medal round matchup leaves no time to dwell on the semifinal loss. Although brothers Pau and Marc Gasol put up 16 and 12 points respectively, Spain's veteran roster struggled badly on offence. The Slovenia scored the 93-85 victory on September 17 in Istanbul after traditional basketball powerhouse Serbia had taken a 22-20 lead at the end of the first quarter. Read More »

Peppers, Panthers' defense stymies Bills 9-3


Bill Voth of the Panthers confirmed the news, noting Olsen was originally considered probable to return. Newton and the offense struggled most of the way against Buffalo failing to score a touchdown despite three trips inside the Bills 20 yard line. Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur Target Isco Signs New Real Madrid Contract


Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Once the game got back underway, a insane 60 seconds for Rodrigues swung the match back in Madrid's favour. As I said, my idea was to succeed at Real Madrid . The French striker is now sidelined with a hamstring injury and is not expected to return before October, yet he does not believe there to be any threat to his place in the Zinedine Zidane's starting line-up. Read More »

Keenum Disappointed by Results in 1st Vikings Start


The coach was exhausted of talking about Bell's ineffectiveness in Week 1, but the coach will need a more dynamic Bell when the Steelers face a rugged Minnesota Vikings defense on Sunday (10 a.m. The Vikings have to play the protection game, use Cook to his full potential, and harden the defense if they are going to start 2-0. What will be enough? Case Keenum filled in for Bradford as the starter and was on the receiving end of some big-time pressure. Read More »

Wayne Rooney's Old Trafford return spoilt by Antonio Valencia stunner


Less than a minute, Everton got a golden opportunity when Wayne Rooney's leg kick scintillatingly can be blocked goalkeeper David De Gea . The Stockport-born centre-back was offered the chance return to the club he left for Turf Moor in 2015, but the arrival of Victor Lindelof from Benfica and stiff competition in Jose Mourinho's squad saw him opt for Everton . Read More »

Hamilton wins in Singapore with Vettel out


This time it wasn't engine failure, like on several occasions this season, but Vettel causing a first-lap crash that was easily avoidable. At the Mexican GP in October, Vettel completely lost his cool, delivering a barrage of expletives about Verstappen over race radio. Read More »

What We Learned from the Chiefs 27-20 Win Over the Eagles

I know the emotions, they will be flying high, but I'll keep them in check the best I can. With their extremely impressive victory in week one versus the defending Super Bowl Champion, the New England Patriots , the Chiefs do look like a very talented group. Read More »

Storms, lightning delay Cowboys vs. Broncos game in first quarter


The Broncos announced the delay could last up to an hour. Before the delay, Denver jumped out to a 7-0 lead on a 10-yard touchdown pass from quarterback Trevor Siemian to wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders . The combination of Prescott's efficiency and mistake-free performance and the running of Elliott could pose problems for the Broncos defense. Though Williams hasn't put up big numbers in Dallas, he did catch six passes for 68 yards vs. Read More »

Ousmane Dembele ruled out for four months due to thigh injury


Barcelona's forward from France Ousmane Dembele (C) walks with the team's doctor during the Spanish league football match Getafe CF vs FC Barcelona at the Col. Barcelona signed Dembele from Borussia Dortmund for an initial €105m, although it could rise to €145m with add-ons. Dembele had made his debut in the 5-0 thrashing of Catalan rivals Espanyol and notched a late assist for Luis Suarez . Read More »

Manchester City wallop Watford to move top of EPL


But City's day is to get even better as, reported by Goal , they will earn €800,000 from the Barcelona game as former youth player Denis Suarez made his 40th appearance for the La Liga side. He could have had one more had Sterling not taken a last-minute penalty away from him after the England global was brought down by Watford defender Christian Kabasele . Read More »

Terry Fox Run picks up the pace in Nanaimo


Loretta Winia, co-organizer said the event has raised close to $500,000 in the past 37 years. Team "Heather's Hope" is a running group that took part in the run in memory of Heather Farthing, who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in 2011. Read More »

Paris St-Germain 2-0 Lyon


Cavani then missed a penalty minutes later when Kylian Mbappe - making his home debut - was dragged down in the box. "It's a detail I will never forget", the Brazil international said, per Sport . Defensive combinations of Thiago Silva, Marquinhos, Dani Alves, Layvin Kurzawa, Thomas Meunier, Presnel Kimpembe and Yuri Berchiche have looked vulnerable - well, complacent - against Toulouse and Metz, so if the back four Emery picks on Sunday is not as tight as it should be, Neymar, Mbappe ... Read More »

Marshawn Lynch gives Oakland free Skittles


It took nearly six quarters, but Oakland-native Marshawn Lynch got his first touchdown as a member of the Oakland Raiders in the team's home debut against the New York Jets. Here are the five locations open Sunday from 9 a.m.to 1 p.m. The candy fuels Beast Mode and now he wants to fuel you too. If you're an Oakland resident, or just in town for the game, keep an eye out for the Skittles vending machines. Read More »

Juventus coach Allegri unhappy despite Dybala Sassuolo hat-trick


The Argentina forward left the pitch ten minutes from the end to a standing ovation from the crowd at the Mapei Stadium following a masterclass performance by the 23-year-old who has now scored eight goals in four games. Mertens kicked off his hat-trick with a 27th-minute volley, and then converted two penalties, with Jose Callejon also getting on the scoresheet in the first half. Read More »

Wenger denies that Arsenal have lost their confidence


I still think that Hazard has not had enough minutes on the pitch to be fully prepared for a game of this importance and intensity, so the little Spaniard will get the nod ahead of the Belgian and Willian . "It could change how we talk about Arsenal and the negativity will go". "They solve their problems, we solve our problems". They have lost only one player, [Alex] Oxlade-Chamberlain, and they have kept all of their players. Read More »

Vettel nicks pole in Singapore with stunning qualifying lap


Though Bottas shares Mercedes' cautious approach to the weekend, he also echos his teammate's opinion that the team will be closer to the front than people think. But Vettel said there had been little between Ferrari and Mercedes on tracks of all different types this year. " Singapore wasn't the best place for us in the past and we were extremely delighted to win it a year ago, because we had such a hard time in 2015", the Austrian said. Read More »

Red Bull and Renault Set to Split After 2018

Renault's engines have proved less competitive than those of rivals Mercedes and Ferrari , bringing the pair to the brink of a divorce that was only averted when Red Bull failed to find an alternative supply. Given that Marko is apparently considering Honda over Renault, the addition of this STR contract could be seen as Red Bull's way of testing Honda's viability in a low-risk fashion, warts and all. Read More »

Rowdy Cologne fans fight with policemen, spread chaos at Emirates stadium

The French tactician made multiple changes for their Europa League outing, with Sead Kolasinac , Alexis Sanchez and Hector Bellerin all getting on the scoresheet during a fine second half performance. "I had to think if we play tomorrow at what time do we want to play, do we play next week but they had the Bundesliga again midweek and we had a League Cup game midweek as well". Read More »

Ricciardo targets Singapore domination after Friday sweep

It was fantastic to feel all their passion”. So far, the 28-year-old Finn has finished on the podium nine times this season, winning races in Russian Federation and Austria, and is now third in the drivers' standings on 197 points with seven races left on the 2017 calendar. Read More »