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Baffert's Game Winner wins Breeders' Cup Juvenile

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Joel Rosario rides Game Winner to victory in the Breeders' Cup Juvenile horse race at Churchill Downs, Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, in Louisville , Ky. He made the lead from pacesetter Mendelssohn at the quarter-pole and had enough to hold off a closing Gunnevera to win by a length. Read More »

Gruden doubles down on players 'dying' to join Raiders

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The former undrafted free agent out of Favre's alma mater Southern Mississippi finished 16 for 22 in place of the injured C.J. Beathard and had a 151.9 passer rating, the highest for a quarterback with at least 15 attempts in an National Football League debut since the 1970 merger. Read More »

Smith 'hoping' for trade from Cavs

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The Cavs, who lost superstar LeBron James to the Los Angeles Lakers via free agency this season, are now without All-Star forward Kevin Love because of injury and sacked coach Tyronn Lue after their 0-6 start to the season. It seems as if the Cavaliers don't plan on playing Smith and he appears to have no interest in spending his final National Basketball Association seasons as a benchwarmer for a lottery team. Read More »

Manchester City vs. Fulham - Football Match Report

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Sane should have done better just after the half-hour mark, blasting a half-volley well over from a decent position after an intricate move involving De Bruyne and Foden. "He knew that from the beginning and he chose to stay". The home side took the lead in the 18th minute when the ball fell to Brahim Diaz , whose first-time shot took a deflection and went right into the back of Sergio Rico's net. Read More »

Kate Middleton is shown poppy sculpture at Imperial War Museum

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The Duchess was shown several of the documents including a letter of condolence to her family from the Keeper of the Privy Purse at Buckingham Palace. The eldest, Major Francis, served with the 8th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment and was killed by a bomb in 1917 aged 31. The brothers, Francis, Maurice and Lionel Lupton, were killed on the Western Front within two years of each other. Read More »

West Indies spinner Ashley Nurse ruled out of T20 series vs India

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Both the batsmen received reprieves on the bowling of Oshane Thomas and made the most of it. Rohit was belligerent at the end and finished with 63 from 56 balls while Virat remained not out on 33 from 29 balls. India and West Indies are now playing the 5th ODI in the Series. The two sides now head to Kolkata for the first of three Twenty20 internationals on November 4. Read More »

Cesc Fàbregas victor lifts Chelsea to deny Frank Lampard’s Derby

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To add to the confusion of allegiances, Marriott is a long-standing Chelsea supporter who, he had freely admitted, was living the dream by playing for Lampard at Stamford Bridge. "Frank will be devastated that they've lost the game but now they can have a rest and go again in the league". "I joke because I'm proud". We believe that by playing against us is an opportunity for them to grow up quicker. Read More »

Red Sox arrive in Boston with World Series trophy

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He complied and was arrested, police said. At this point, the Boston championship parade is hardly a rare sight. "Maybe it's because we have a lot of them or maybe it's because of the way we conduct ourselves". The song was also blasted by Yankees slugger Aaron Judge , after the Yankees won their first - and only - game against the Red Sox during the American League Division Series playoffs earlier this month. Read More »

Fading the College Football Playoff rankings and three picks for Week 10

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The teams at the top of the initial rankings will likely get jumbled up after this weekend simply because of the Alabama-LSU and Georgia-Kentucky games. They started at No. 18 a year ago but were snubbed from the playoff and finished 2017 undefeated and ranked No. 6. If form holds, two of the top four teams in the first CFP ranking of the season will go on to play in the national semifinals. Read More »

Cops Brought Out To Keep Patrick Beverley & Russell Westbrook From Fighting

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There's plenty of history between the two. The two were each assessed a technical foul for the antics after the play and Beverley was also hit with a flagrant-one foul for the dive. Westbrook was animated throughout the game. "You gotta give it to little babies, put 'em top sleep", Westbrook said. Though Westbrook and his wife have twin girls on the way, it turns out the motion wasn't about them. Read More »

Jose Mourinho's charge for abusive language dropped by FA

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Manchester United used Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson as an example in their defence for Jose Mourinho's latest charge from the Football Association, according to reports. Following the game, Mourinho raised his little finger towards a TV camera and appeared to say something in Portuguese. In their original statement on October 16 , the FA said: "It is alleged that his language at the end of the fixture, as captured by the broadcast footage, was abusive and/or insulting and/or ... Read More »

Brazilian footballer Daniel Correa murdered, found nearly beheaded with genitals severed

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The official cause of death is still being determined but according to the Legal Medical Institute of Curitiba, the cause of death was a gunshot wound. The report went on to claim: "This road (where the body was found) is a bit deserted and already known for the spawning of corpses". It concluded that the evidence from the case suggests that the man was murdered on the street and dragged for around 30 metres. Read More »

"Don’t Be Around When My Patience Runs Out", Warns LeBron

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He had displayed much improvement in his game last season averaging16.1 points on 47 percent shooting from the field and 39 percent from beyond the arc with 5.3 rebounds, and 3.9 assists per contest in 59 games played. The Lakers are in desperate need of both scoring and defense and Ingram can provide both with his length in being able to shoot over defenders and his quickness being able to defend multiple positions on the floor. Read More »

Djokovic wins Paris opener as Federer confirms return

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Raonic injured himself during a three-set win against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Tuesday. Spanish world number one Nadal and Serbian number two Djokovic - who are also in Paris for the Masters - said earlier in the week that they are reconsidering whether to play at King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah just before Christmas. Read More »

Iowa's report card against Penn State

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Iowa built a 12-0 lead early in the game, but struggled to keep up with Penn State's scoring after that. Purdue lost to Michigan State , dropping the Boilermakers into a tie with Wisconsin and Iowa at 3-2 in conference play. Question: You've carried the ball 401 times and thrown over 1,000 passes, and it looks like you've never been hurt. Hawkeyes' quarterback, junior Nathan Stanley, had a hot and cold day accumulating 205 yards on 18 completed passes, but also giving up two interceptions ... Read More »

NFC North watch: Packers were sellers at trade deadline

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Clinton-Dix bid farewell to the Packers just before the trade was announced. So let's grade the trade for both sides. Clinton-Dix was a player to watch on Tuesday ahead of the deadline, and general manager Brian Gutekunst has chose to make a deal. Read More »

Black Caps hand Patel call-up for Pakistan T20 series

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Indian-born spinner Ajaz Patel has been selected in New Zealand's 14-member squad for T20 global series against Pakistan to be held in United Arab Emirates (UAE). He has already been selected for New Zealand's Test squad for Pakistan series. He took 48 wickets at 21.52 and is among the three frontline spinners in the Test squad alongside Sodhi and Todd Astle. Read More »

Arsene Wenger breaks silence on rumoured move to Real Madrid

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But I'll be somewhere". Meanwhile Wenger, whose final seasons in charge of Arsenal saw the once mighty Gunners struggling to contend for the English title, was pleased by the north London giants' start to this season. 'Look, I am not the Real Madrid manager, I am here today to support David Dein, ' Wenger told talkSPORT at the launch of the Twinning Project initiative. Read More »

Hamilton wins F1 title, Verstappen wins Mexican Grand Prix

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Vettel's display in Mexico was probably his best since the summer break, as he passed both Daniel Ricciardo and Hamilton en route to second place. Verstappen, who turned 21 at the end of September, is already the sport's youngest victor and may not get a better chance to beat Sebastian Vettel's 2008 pole record of 21 years and 73 days. Read More »

UGA ranks 6th in College Football Playoff

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LSU is ranked at #3 heading into its match-up with Alabama , which earned itself the #1 spot in the rankings. Last season, the Seminoles were a meager 7-6 overall, their first time not reaching 10 wins in a season in six years. USU visits Hawaii and Boise State in November, with San Jose State coming to Logan in between. Now, if we get complete madness from the Big Ten, ACC and/or SEC all bets are off and we may get some very fun play-calling during the national semifinal. Read More »

Babar Azam reclaims top T20 ranking

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The first T20 game against New Zealand is on Thursday morning. It was such a dismal outing in the UAE that the mighty Australia also suffered a 1-0 defeat in the two-match Test series. The opener top scored for the fourth innings in succession for Pakistan , across the three-match 20-over series and the last innings of the Test series. Read More »

Roger Federer drops retirement hint after winning 99th ATP title

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As the first set went to a tie-break, Federer needed three set points to take the lead as his opponent returned long. Copil stormed out of the blocks in the second set, racing into a 3-0 lead before Federer got on the scoreboard, but the Swiss kept a level head to reel his opponent back in before breaking serve to take a 5-4 lead in the second set. Read More »

Shoaib Malik, Sania Mirza name newborn Izhaan Mirza-Malik

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The cricketer thanked fans for wishes prayers. After much consultation, they zeroed in on Izhaan Mirza Malik as per reports in www.india.com. While some sent blessings and handsome messages to the sports couple, some showed their witty side to congratulate them and trust us, the tweets are going to tickle your amusing bone. Read More »

Demaryius Thomas trade grades: Broncos barely get better of Texans in deal

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It's a relatively low-priced deal for a first-place Houston team that's dealing with injuries at receiver. But his hefty salary-cap figure for 2019 ($17.533 million in what is the a year ago of his deal) and the emergence of rookie Courtland Sutton as a big-play threat had raised the possibility of Thomas being shipped elsewhere. Read More »

Anderson wins in Vienna; Nishikori 9th straight final defeat

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He has lost eight straight finals since. Kukushkin battled hard in the Austrian capital, but was broken when serving to stay in the first set and Nishikori maintained the momentum by breaking again at the start of the second. A tense second set required a tie-break to split the two finalists, with Anderson finding his best level on his serve and forehand side. In Switzerland, Federer moved a step closer to a ninth title albeit he was out of sorts in his 7-6 (7-1) 4-6 6-4 beating of Gilles ... Read More »

New findings must see player suspensions lifted: ACA

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Then-captain Steve Smith and his deputy David Warner were banned for 12 months, and batsman Cameron Bancroft for nine months. Cameron Bancroft and Steve Smith Admits to Ball-Tampering Against South Africa: Twitterati Slam Australia in Sandpaper Gate. Read More »

Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo in concussion protocol

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The Bucks didn't stop moving when they had the ball either, especially at the 3-point line. One game in October of course does not mean much in the grand scheme of things but I thought it would be a nice litmus test of where these two teams stand compared to each other, and get a sense in my head if either really could knock off the Celtics in the East. Read More »

Lewis Hamilton secures fifth Formula One title

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At age 33, he can now make a run at something once previously unthinkable: The seven titles won by Germany's Michael Schumacher . "I don't think "frustration" is the word anymore", the Australian told reporters. "It is not easy today but well deserved for him and I want to congratulate Lewis". The two had a costly collision in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix that knocked both cars out of the race. Read More »

Australian mare Winx wins record fourth Cox Plate

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It is also her 22nd consecutive Group 1 win, a world record. It was the Chris Waller-trained seven-year-old's 29th win on the trot and her 22nd win at Group One level, seeing her leave three-time Cox Plate victor Kingston Town in her wake. Read More »

Leicester 1-1 West Ham

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Pressed on when Yarmolenko might return, Pellegrini told a news conference: "It's so hard to know how he will recover, but I don't think it will be less than five or six months". It suggests that there is still a bit of a mentality problem at the London Stadium , but at least Pellegrini can take heart from the fact that they're scoring goals to take leads in the first place. Read More »

Man City matchwinner Mahrez: Very special Srivaddhanaprabha was like a dad

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He was such a good person. That's why I put my hands in the air for him. He did a lot for me and Leicester and it is hard to speak about. It is very sad. Pep Guardiola , the Manchester City manager, added: "Riyad was part of Leicester for many, many years". "He knew the owner". The Leicester plane crash has rocked the footballing world. Read More »

4 wide receivers Philadelphia Eagles should consider before 2018 National Football League trade deadline

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The players, who are set to play an National Football League game at Wembley on Sunday, were taken to a police station for questioning but released without further action. Knowing the Philadelphia Eagles , there's a good chance the team will at least make one final attempt to bring a wide receiver on board before Tuesday's National Football League trade deadline, especially since they can use all of the help possible at the position. Read More »