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Virat Kohli caught using walkie-talkie at dug-out; ICC gives clean chit


Southee bowled a slower delivery that pitched up and Dhoni was just waiting for it and swung it hard near the cow corner. India opener Rohit Sharma's 174 runs in the series against New Zealand, which included a fine 147 in the final match, has seen him reach a career-high rating of 799 points, even though he remains in seventh position. Read More »

Ashley Williams: 'Everton need to gain some momentum'


Some reports yesterday suggested Everton were already talking to ex-England boss Sam Allardyce. "I don't know what their reaction will be but I will just try and do my job as the best I can and try and win the game". The Wales worldwide added that Everton must start winning for them to build momentum. They need a performance to change the mood before that, though, and Williams - who will captain the side here on Thursday evening - has explained what impact Ronald Koeman's sacking, on ... Read More »

Celtics' Hayward working way back from gruesome leg injury


Any speculation about Gordon Hayward trying to return for the Celtics this season was put to rest Wednesday when he posted on Facebook that he will not be coming back until the 2018-19 season. At the end of the day it's just a basketball injury, and people are going through way, way worse, so for them to reach out was pretty cool". After seeing the gruesome injury Gordon Hayward suffered on opening night, one could only imagine what kind of pain he was experiencing that time. Read More »

Tammy Abraham, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Joe Gomez handed maiden England call-ups


Another Chelsea loanee, Ruben Loftus-Cheek, has been gaining valuable experience under former Three Lions boss Roy Hodgson at Crystal Palace, and he too is called up for the first time. Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks was included after a fine debut at Lithuania, as was Manchester City's Fabian Delph, but Jack Wilshere and Theo Walcott have not been included. Read More »

Indianapolis To Host 2022 College Football Championship


This year's game will be played at the new Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles game will be held at the future home of the Rams and Chargers in Inglewood, Calif., set to be completed in 2020. "Each has a first-class stadium that our fans will enjoy, a great convention center, excellent hotels for teams and fans, and the communities have successful track records of hosting major events". Read More »

Papa John's CEO Blames Poor Pizza Sales on the NFL Protests


Goodell and the team owners decided last month not to force players to stand during the anthem. He said Papa John's has hired a new creative agency that will help it create more digital ads. He specifically cited the anthem protests as the root of the problem. "This should have been nipped in the bud a year and a half ago". The company, which is a sponsor and advertiser of the National Football League, said customers have a negative view of the chain's association with the NFL. Read More »

Efforts on for Asif Ali Zardari, Nawaz Sharif meet


His wife, Kulsoom Nawaz, has been receiving treatment in London for throat cancer. He remarked that "nation has the say on the decisions surrounding minus and plus formulas". The five-member bench of the Supreme Court announced the verdict to a packed courtroom in capital Islamabad on the grounds that he lied about his assets during a corruption probe. Read More »

Carlos Correa celebrates World Series championship by proposing to his girlfriend


Correa, one of the most exciting young players in Major League Baseball, had one hit in four at-bats in game seven. She immediately moved the fence separating them and agreed as she went in for a kiss. Yasiel Puig's ninth-inning shot was the 101st home run this postseason and 22nd of the World Series, breaking the record for both categories. Correa, 23, proposed to girlfriend Daniella Rodriguez while being interviewed on Fox Sports following the Astros' 5-1 game-seven victory over the ... Read More »

Teen keeper has another night to forget in Champions League


Manchester United are aiming to win the Premier League title this season after they finished in a disappointing sixth place last term. So far, they have claimed four victories from their first Group A games. Matic tried his luck from distance and struck the post after a powerful left footed drive. While Benfica obviously view Svilar as a promising talent worth developing, the world's best goalkeeper was busy doing his thing at the other end. Read More »

26 civilians killed in Saudi-led airstrike on hotel in Yemen

Dozens of others were wounded in the airstrike that hit the hotel in al-Layl popular market in Sahar district in south of the province. Medics gathered corpses and laid them in a group. Saudi Arabia rejected the report, saying it was "inaccurate and misleading". The stalemated war has killed more than 10,000 civilians and pushed the Arab world's poorest country to the brink of starvation. Read More »

Vandeweghe opens WTA Elite Trophy with win over Peng


The result continues Stephens' poor run since her remarkable victory in NY in September, in which Stephens triumphed over Sevastova in the quarterfinals. Angelique Kerber , who clinched both Australian and U.S. Open titles a year ago, said the Elite Trophy will allow her to lay a foundation for a fresh start in 2018. Read More »

McGregor: I'd beat Mayweather in rematch

I would beat him. Contract negotiations between McGregor and the UFC are now ongoing for his next fight, but the Irishman just dished out a huge demand that the UFC may not be able to compensate. McGregor also spoke out about some potential UFC opponents, including Tony Ferguson . That left his UFC return uncertain at best, but based on what he revealed during a short Q&A session surrounding the debut of the documentary film about his life, there's a much bigger topic that has to be hashed ... Read More »

Cleveland Browns WR Josh Gordon conditionally reinstated by NFL


After his appeal for National Football League reinstatement was denied in May, nearly six months later Goodell was ready to give the 26 year old another shot. The wide receiver will be eligible, at the team's discretion, to return to active status on November 27. The ex-Bear was taken in the second round of the 2012 supplemental draft by the Cleveland Browns , and he was a Pro Bowl selection in 2013. Read More »

Iowa State upsets TCU


We're trying to play for the Big 12 championship. The Cyclones are 4-1 in Big 12 play, which ties them for first with Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and TCU. They do a good job of stopping the run, but the real difference is in the pass defense. "Because our third and fourth centers were out". All together, the Cyclones have the Big 12's No. Read More »

Dion Waiters scores 33 points in Miami's overtime loss


His increase of 5.9 three point attempts per game from last season to this season is the largest in the National Basketball Association (played in minimum 70% of team games in each season). After Waiters' two free throws made it a two-point game , Wiggins drove to the rim again, this time missing a layup rather than delivering a punctuating mark with fewer than 15 seconds left. Read More »

Analyst Research Roundup: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC), CubeSmart (CUBE)


Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE:MRO) has risen 14.05% since October 31, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.13% the S&P500. Weaver C Barksdale Assocs reported 25,591 shares or 1.56% of all its holdings. Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan owns 20,000 shares or 0.2% of their U.S. portfolio. LIVERMORE ANN M bought $491,286 worth of stock or 9,000 shares. Read More »

Champions League In Focus - Liverpool vs Maribor Preview


This "should" be one not to be missed. Manchester City are still without defender Vincent Kompany, who continues to struggle with a calf injury. The Germany global featured for City during their 3-2 win over West Brom in the Premier League over the wekeend. Read More »

College Football Playoff confirms sites for 2021-24


The 2022 game in Indianapolis will be the first time that college football's national champion will be decided at a location outside the South or the West. Atlanta, Santa Clara and New Orleans were already locked in for the next three title games. Previous hosts include AT&T Stadium in Arlington in 2015, Arizona in 2016 and Tampa Bay past year. Read More »

Sunderland confirm sacking of manager Simon Grayson after Championship draw against Bolton


Ahead of the Tees-Wear derby with Middlesbrough on Sunday, ex-Boro defender Stockdake and former Watford boss McKinlay have been installed as joint caretakers. Grayson was appointed in June and was expected to stabilise a club that had been relegated from the Premier League with just 24 points. After confirming the dismissal, Bain said: "Simon and his team have worked tirelessly to achieve the best for the football club during their time here". Read More »

AP Poll ranks Duke No 1 for 2nd straight year


Wisconsin, Maryland and MI are also receiving votes. UCLA bounced back past year with an awesome recruiting class that was led by Lonzo Ball and TJ Leaf who got them back to the NCAA tournament. 1 for the second straight season a ninth time overall, matching rival North Carolina for most all-time. Purdue advanced to the Sweet Sixteen by defeating Vermont and Iowa State in the first and second rounds, respectively, but were eliminated by Kansas. Read More »

'Papa' John Schnatter blames National Football League for 'controversy' hurting pizza sales


If you're someone who vehemently believes that national anthem protests are badly harming the NFL's business, Papa John's is serving up a hearty portion of confirmation bias. Might it be that many consumers, independently of how they feel about the National Football League and its derivative issues, have decided that they prefer Pizza Hut, Dominos, and/or local pizza establishments? Though the ratings slump has many causes, some NFL fans may have tuned out because of the controversy over ... Read More »

3 reasons Buckeyes should be in top 4 of CFB Playoff rankings


The Big Ten leads all conferences with three teams in the top 10, followed by the ACC (2), Big 12 (2), and SEC (2).The Pac-12 is not represented inside of the top 10. Comment: Extremely impressed with the bounce-back performance in Tempe and now projecting the Trojans to win their last three but lose in the Pac-12 title game. Read More »

Taco Bell offers free tacos after stolen base in World Series


During Game 2, Houston Astros player Cameron Maybin hit a single at the top of the 11th inning then stole second base. Maybin gave a nod to the promotion himself when he celebrated his stolen base on Twitter with a gif of Oprah. This isn't the first time Taco Bell has run such a promotion. If you haven't been following the Major League Baseball postseason since the Indians were eliminated, let's get you caught up. Read More »

Bette Midler thinks the 'Hocus Pocus' remake is 'going to be cheap'


To make matters worse, none of the original cast will be returning, and neither will director Kenny Ortega . Seriously, leave Hocus Pocus alone, people! The actress starred as lead witch Winifred Sanderson, along with her sisters Sarah and Mary, played by Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy . Read More »

Shares in Time Warner Inc. (TWX) Acquired by Balasa Dinverno & Foltz LLC

An ROI of 12.90% for Time Warner Inc. evaluates and compares the efficiency of the various numbers of investments relative to the cost of investments. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with "Hold" on Monday, August 14. Barrington Research maintained the shares of TWX in report on Friday, November 6 with "Outperform" rating. Read More »

Ray Wilkins slams 'lunacy' of Nemanja Matic sale to Manchester United


Paris Saint-Germain set the record for most goals in first four group stage games (17), beating Manchester United's 16 in their treble winning campaign in 1998-99. We won the title twice and also two cups, so I don't have to prove to them anything. The first of El Shaarawy's two goals, a half-volley from outside the box, arrived inside the opening minute, and it was a defensive mix-up which allowed him to steal in and score his - and Roma's - second. Read More »

Yu Darvish: In person apology from Yuli Gurriel not necessary


Chicago got extra-inning RBIs from MVP Ben Zobrist and Miguel Montero in a landmark victory over the Cleveland Indians, whose own drought reached 68 years last fall. After hitting a home run in the second inning off Yu Darvish, the Astros' Yuli Gurriel appeared to mock Darvish in the dugout. I say nowhere close . Read More »

Watch the Teaser Trailer For PS4's "Marvel's Spider-Man"


The trailer leaves us fantasizing about just what form Miles' in-game help might take, but a young Peter Parker and Miles Morales tandem is laden with all sorts of potential. The Spider-Man many fans most love is the one from the '70s, the college student juggling jobs, school, relationships, friends, and, oh yeah, being your friendly neighborhood arthropod-themed superhero. Read More »

Giants' Janoris Jenkins suspended for violating team rules


Reese and McAdoo conceded that a lack of hunger isn't the only reason the team flopped in the first seven games after entering the season with Super Bowl expectations. "But that's just part of it, it's not just one thing". Cornerback Janoris Jenkins has been suspended indefinitely from the team for a violation of team rules. Read More »

McGregor confirms negotiations have begun for Ferguson fight

When asked about his next move, McGregor (21-3 in MMA) said: "I've got everyone clawing at me, trying to get at me, and that's from multiple sports, multiple organisations, multiple everything". I feel that'll be next. McGregor did not name-drop Ferguson, though he did note that contract negotiations were underway. We'll see how negotiations go. Read More »

Georgia bumps Alabama for No


The top 10 in the CFP this week: No. 1 Georgia, No. 2 Alabama , No. 3 Notre Dame, No. 4 Clemson , No. 5 Oklahoma , No. 6 Ohio State , No. 7 Penn State , No. Undefeated Miami would move up a spot from No. 8 to No. 7, with the Virginia Tech Hokies and Notre Dame Fighting Irish left on the slate. The Pac-12 is slightly better with nine top four appearances, including Washington making the semifinals last season. Read More »