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Confident Paraguay take on U.S. in 2nd pre-quarters


Weah, combined with Josh Sargent up top, makes the USA a threat to make it really far. US coach John Hackworth knew the offensive-minded Parag-uayans would come at them hard. "I don't score a lot of attractive goals as majority are tap-ins". Paraguay's defence disintegrated at this moment, allowing United States of America to extend their dominance through Carleton and Sargent, Weah having the last word with his third strike. Read More »

Wales ape Australia with scrapping of Gatland's law


The previous policy was created to keep players in Wales but it did not work, with prominent names now in the Premiership including George North, Liam Williams, Jamie Roberts and Taulupe Faletau. The new rules, which follow the Australian caps system, mean players who have won less than 60 caps and play overseas will not be eligible for selection. Read More »

Real Madrid Admirers Of Mauricio Pochettino


When Harry doesn't score we have a strong enough team to score, if it's me, Dele [Alli], Sonny [Son Heung-Min], Tripps [Kieran Trippier] or [Moussa] Sissoko. "We had good performances all over the pitch. Still we need to win a trophy which is a massive pressure for us". "I think over the last few seasons it's been nearly the same team every season". Read More »

Teddy Bridgewater cleared to return to Vikings practice, now what?


Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has been cleared to return to practice, reported , citing a source . The Vikings' week keeps getting better. With Bridgewater out, the Vikings traded their 2017 first-round draft pick and another pick for Sam Bradford , who is now having his own knee issues and missed three straight weeks. Read More »

Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland unseeded for World Cup draw


Greece and Sweden are the other unseeded teams for the draw, which is live on Sky Sports News from 1pm on Tuesday. Denmark have moved up seven places in the rankings following results in their qualifiers against Armenia and Montenegro, and will now be seeded alongside Switzerland , Italy and Croatia . Read More »

Ndidi plots West Brom fall

Although it has been a tough start to the season for Leicester, the Foxes' have been putting on some impressive performances and coupled with there record at home, Leicester will feel they have a real chance of stealing three points from a struggling West Brom side. Read More »

Liverpool intend to 'dominate' Manchester United during Anfield clash, insists Emre Can


Do you think Las Palmas' players wouldn't prefer to play with the Nou Camp full of people and a great atmosphere. "You are speaking like Anfield like it is a big problem". "He's gone to places with his Chelsea team, his great Chelsea team and beat teams away from home". It's handsome to play at Anfield. But having been widely criticised last season for United's approach at Liverpool nearly exactly 12 months ago, when his side ground out a drab goalless draw, Mourinho reacted ... Read More »

Martavis Bryant recently requested to be traded by Steelers


Fowler goes on to add that things could change closer to the National Football League trading deadline, but even so, it seems unlikely to happen. He caught two passes on three targets Sunday against Kansas City. In case you're curious, Bryant's current contract with the Steelers doesn't expire until after the 2018 season. So far this season, Bryant has 15 receptions for 204 yards and one touchdown. Read More »

Buccaneers vs. Cardinals: Highlights, recap and more


He made some warmup tosses to Ryan Fitzpatrick . "There's no lead big enough in the National Football League", Arians said. "We've got to be real physical and get open". The Cardinals finally shook the injury bug, as left tackle D.J. They all had a lot to say about the game Peterson had. "You can tell that they gave him the keys to the auto". Read More »

Trevor Siemian exits with left shoulder injury


He was not wrong. New York, not the Broncos looked like they had the best defense in the league, holding Denver to just three points for the majority of the game in the 23-10 win. Siemian, locked on Fowler the entire play, was awful in the first half and left with what was announced as a left shoulder injury, replaced by Brock Osweiler. Read More »

Mike DeVito's Patriots notebook: week 6 vs New York Jets


The Jets gained just 40 yards in the half after taking a 14-0 lead. With the score 24-14 in the fourth quarter, Jets tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins scored what was initially ruled to be a five-yard touchdown. It was the Patriots' fourth turnover of the season. The roller-coaster season for New England seems to be continuing, and unless Belichick can make the necessary halftime adjustments, the Patriots may find themselves near the bottom of the AFC East standings today when it's all ... Read More »

Shakib Al Hasan, De Villiers recalled for one-day series

De Kock finished it in the 43rd over with successive fours to the midwicket region off visiting captain Mashrafe Mortaza , making light work of Bangladesh's best ODI total in South Africa . Their partnership was the highest for any wicket for South Africa and the joint sixth highest in all one-day internationals. De Kock made his runs off 145 balls with 21 fours and two sixes. Read More »

Pakistan take on India today


Ramandeep Singh (44′) and Harmanpreet Singh (45′) were on the score-sheet for India. By virtue of this win, India finished on top of the pool with nine points from three games, while Pakistan secured the second spot with four points. India's first win, in 2003, came at Pakistan's expense in the final. A breakthrough came in the 20th minute when Gurjant Singh swiftly dribbled into the left flank to find Amit Rohidas perfectly poised in front of the post. Read More »

Morocco replaces Kenya as host of CHAN 2018

The candidacy of Morocco was preferred to that of Equatorial Guinea, another country that submitted a valid application. Third candidates, Ethiopia, were not considered, after not providing a letter of guarantee from the country's government. Read More »

Marin Cilic vs. Rafael Nadal 2017 Shanghai Masters Semifinal Pick, Odds, Prediction


Nadal will take on Marin Cilic for a spot in the ATP Masters final. Federer beat Nadal for the fifth time in a row to secure his 94th career title. With the win, the Spaniard, who is now riding a 15-match winning streak, had improved to an ATP World Tour-best 64-9 match record in 2017. "So for him to go to Beijing and win it right away, I expected him to pull out, to be honest". Read More »

Gavrilova powers into Hong Kong Open final


Gavrilova needed more than two hours to hold off Cabrera, playing her first WTA quarter-final at age 19 and ranked 155th. A third break of Brady's serve in the 11th game gave Gavrilova her second opportunity to serve for the match in the 12th game. Read More »

Patriots' Langi hospitalised after vehicle accident


Both were taken to the hospital for their injuries and are receiving medical attention. The passenger was identified by Patriots beat reporter Doug Kyed as Langi's wife Cassidy. Harvey Langi , 25, and an unidentified passenger were stopped at a red light when their auto was rear-ended by another vehicle, the Patriots said in a statement, adding that they both received "medical attention" and the team's "thoughts are with Harvey, the Langi family and those who sustained injuries". Read More »

Matthew Stafford listed as questionable vs. Saints


The Lions starting quarterback has been practicing this past week with an ankle injury that he sustained last week against Carolina. However, fans shouldn't worry as Adam Schefter of ESPN says he'll be suiting up on Sunday. Among them, Golladay seems least likely to play after doing nearly nothing during the portions of practice open to reporters. Golladay hasn't played since week three against the Falcons as he continues to deal with a hamstring injury. Read More »

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins First Pole in Final Talladega Start


Dale Earnhardt, Sr. won his final race on October 15, 2000 at Talladega. We'll see if he can make that seven wins win this Sunday, a day which Alabama has already declared " Dale Earnhardt Jr ". The gift was given to Earnhardt by Talladega Superspeedway officials, in conjunction with the International Motorsports Hall of Fame and the state of Alabama. Read More »

Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE:BABA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Stifel Nicolaus

Morgan Stanley maintained the shares of BABA in report on Tuesday, June 28 with "Overweight" rating. The company was maintained on Monday, October 9 by RBC Capital Markets. The firm earned "Hold" rating on Friday, June 23 by Jefferies. On Wednesday, August 26 the stock rating was maintained by M Partners with "Buy". Oppenheimer maintained Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (NYSE: BABA ) on Wednesday, October 28 with "Outperform" rating. Read More »

CJ McCollum suspended for season opener

Swanigan came back at Len hard, forcing the refs to pull them apart as the two big men exchanged words. Pat Connaughton could also see some additional playing time off the bench. "Violators will be suspended, without pay, for a minimum of one game and fined up to $35,000". Per ESPN's front office insider Bobby Marks , the suspension will cost McCollum $165,000. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott Requests Full-Panel Rehearing


The NFL announced that the suspension was effective immediately, though further appeals were possible and the Cowboys are not playing this weekend. Elliott played the first five games of the season while the case was in the courts. Players' union attorney Jeffrey Kessler wrote to a federal judge in NY on Friday that Elliott's legal team would pursue a hearing before a larger panel of the 5th U.S. Read More »

Carolina Panthers fan sucker punches man at Eagles game


The [older] dude took offense to the couple never sitting down and obstructing his view. As the enraged Carolina twosome left the scene of the incident to an eruption of boos and shouts, the Eagles fan stay seated as blood dripped down his face. Read More »

Vols lose heartbreaker to SC


White hit another field goal with 1:13 left in the game to extend the lead to the final margin of six. Until the final drive of the game where they had a chance to win, the Vols mustered all of 5 yards in the second half. But his 21-yard kick with 5:17 remaining gave the Gamecocks a 12-9 lead to cap a 16-play drive. And Tennessee still hasn't scored a touchdown since playing UMass on September 23. Read More »

Shikhar Dhawan back in ODI team; Dinesh Karthik, Shardul Thakur too recalled


The selectors will thus continue to chop and change the squad with every next limited overs series so as to find the right combination suitable to represent the team in the 50-over tournament. He did play in T20Is series against Australia that ended in a 1-1 draw. The second ODI will be played on October 25 and the final game on October 29. Read More »

Hertha Berlin Kneels "For Tolerance And Responsibility"

The team tweeted "Hertha BSC stands for tolerance and responsibility!" Looks like the National Football League protest in the United States that have been going on for over a year to protest police brutality and social injustices has now went global. Read More »

[Teams] Tottenham vs Bournemouth: Confirmed Line-Ups From Wembley


In addition to hosting home games, Tottenham announced last month that the new ground will also be able to hold National Football League matches thanks to the world's first retractable pitch. Of course these wins were at White Hart lane. Bournemouth will hope to exploit Tottenham's clear issues with having to play their home games at Wembley. Read More »

Victor Cruz Dreaming About Returning To New York Giants

On Thursday's edition of 'First Take, ' Stephen A. Smith acknowledge that Odell is definitely a superstar talent and should be one of the highest paid receivers in the league, but he also stated that the Denver Broncos linebacker has completely lost his damn mind if he thinks he should get the most money in league history. Read More »

Rested Dodgers welcome tired Cubs in compelling NLCS rematch


ET Saturday in Los Angeles . Davis was dialed in in the bottom of the ninth, recording three quick outs to seal a seven-out save and send the Cubs to the National League Championship Series . The Dodgers went into a tailspin immediately after Maddon's proclamation, finishing the season 13-22 to extinguish their chance at the regular-season wins record. Read More »