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Chelsea vs Watford: Marco Silva fumes at 'unfair result' after controlling game Chelsea vs Watford: Marco Silva fumes at 'unfair result' after controlling game
- October 22, 2017

We deserved that goal. Having lost their last two league games, while being held to a draw by Roma in the Champions League in mid-week, the reigning champions were firmly under the spotlight coming in to the match against the in-form Hornets. (more...)
Lonzo Ball's debut unimpressive in Lakers' loss to Clippers Lonzo Ball's debut unimpressive in Lakers' loss to Clippers
- October 21, 2017

Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . When you're coming off the bench and you get put in the game, you have to be ready to go at that moment. Giving Beverley a little shove, he took the ball and dribbled it up the court. Both Johnson and LaVar said LaVar made an honest confession . He is known to be more of a passing guard, and he dished out six assists. (more...)
Trump steps up attack on National Football League with new anthem protests petition Trump steps up attack on National Football League with new anthem protests petition
- October 21, 2017

Perhaps Tuesday's meeting will lead to owners and league and team executives being more sensitive to the concerns that have plagued numerous communities from which a plurality of NFL players come. The petition comes a one day after Trump criticized the National Football League for not passing a rule that would penalize players who don't stand for the anthem. (more...)
Walcott and Wilshere start at Red Star in Europa League Walcott and Wilshere start at Red Star in Europa League
- October 20, 2017

Theo Walcott was the biggest culprit of the night, along with Giroud, as both forwards failed to finish off moves instigated by the brilliant Jack Wilshere . Red Star were down to 10 men and Arsenal took advantage of the extra space to score one the the better teams goals you will see. Getting a point would have been an acceptable result, but Arsenal stole all three with this great team goal. (more...)
Cubs edge Nats to advance in Major League Baseball playoffs Cubs edge Nats to advance in Major League Baseball playoffs
- October 16, 2017

It saved closer Wade Davis some pitches, as he would get the final seven outs. Strasburg is the only Nationals' pitcher that won't be available Thursday night. When Daniel Murphy homered off Hendricks to lead off the second and Taylor crushed a chin-high fastball into the left-field bleachers for a three-run homer, the crowd came alive. (more...)
Asia Cup hockey: India beat Pakistan 3-1, tops in Pool A Asia Cup hockey: India beat Pakistan 3-1, tops in Pool A
- October 16, 2017

From Pool B, South Korea and Malaysia are in the semi-finals. With this victory, India finished on top of Pool A with nine points in three matches. Despite the thrashings, Pakistan will take confidence from the way they have dominated India at Asia Cup meetings. (more...)
Chelsea boss Conte admits he can hate being a manager Chelsea boss Conte admits he can hate being a manager
- October 16, 2017

Conte is known for being highly-active on the touchline and the Italian admits his intensity can have its drawbacks. "Yes, [I always did]". Conte explained that he felt as though as a result of the number of teams vying for the league title, the competition is more fierce, therefore making the Premier League the most intense in the world. (more...)
Cavs complete trade with Hawks, Jefferson waived by Atlanta Cavs complete trade with Hawks, Jefferson waived by Atlanta
- October 15, 2017

Just a day after trading for the two, the Atlanta Hawks have made a decision to waive Richard Jefferson and Kay Felder , per RealGM . The Cleveland Cavaliers have agreed in principle to send forward Richard Jefferson , guard Kay Felder , two second-round draft picks and at least $3 million to the Atlanta Hawks , league sources told ESPN . (more...)
Hertha Berlin Takes A Knee Before Bundesliga Match Hertha Berlin Takes A Knee Before Bundesliga Match
- October 15, 2017

Schalke won the match thanks to second-half goals from Leon Goretzka and Guido Burgstaller after Hertha Berlin had Genki Haraguchi sent off for a bad challenge on Burgstaller in the 44th minute. Ivory Coast forward Salomon Kalou said the whole team was unanimous in its support for the action. "We are no longer living in the 18th century but the 21st, but there are some people who are not ideologically there yet". (more...)
49ers Trade Rumors: San Francisco Shopping LB NaVorro Bowman 49ers Trade Rumors: San Francisco Shopping LB NaVorro Bowman
- October 15, 2017

Bowman thrice made the Pro Bowl in a 49ers' uniform, and was an All-Pro four times. The four-time First-team All-Pro, came back from a devastating knee injury suffered in the 2013 NFC Championship Game against the Seattle Seahawks. He missed the entire 2014 season but played in all 16 games during the 2015 season and actually put together a stellar season that year. With Bowman gone, the 49ers basically discarded the last major piece of their team that reached Super Bowl XLVII . (more...)
Wenger says Sanchez, Ozil could be sold in January Wenger says Sanchez, Ozil could be sold in January
- October 15, 2017

Arsenal had accepted City's £60 million offer for Sanchez on deadline day but pulled the plug on the deal after realising that they were unable to sign a replacement in time. Sanchez was part of the Chile team that were eliminated from the World Cup on Tuesday - in part due to an error for Colombia by his Arsenal team-mate David Ospina - and will be assessed for both his mental and physical state when he returns to England this afternoon. (more...)
Arsene Wenger rues Mesut Ozil's missed chance in Arsenal's defeat to Watford Arsene Wenger rues Mesut Ozil's missed chance in Arsenal's defeat to Watford
- October 15, 2017

A point would have seen Arsenal leapfrog Chelsea into fourth but Watford did so instead. It was not a penalty, it was a creation of the referee. Moments later came the penalty drama, and then in injury time when Andre Carrillo's shot was blocked Cleverley lashed in a dramatic victor. Our level dropped in the second half, ' said Wenger. (more...)
India vs Pakistan hockey match in Asia Cup 2017 India vs Pakistan hockey match in Asia Cup 2017
- October 15, 2017

India have secured a direct qualification to the 2019 AFC Asian Cup for the first time since 1984 after getting the better of an ineffective Macau in their third round Group A qualifier at Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bangalore on Wednesday. (more...)
Del Potro hurt as Nadal, Federer also win Del Potro hurt as Nadal, Federer also win
- October 14, 2017

I would like to play and be 100 per cent". Federer subsequently eased past Richard Gasquet in straight sets to book a last-four clash, but it remains to be seen whether Del Potro will be fit to face the Swiss on Saturday. Rafael Nadal will try to reach his second Shanghai final in career. Here, Dimitrov extended their quarterfinal to a third set when he rebounded from a 4-2 deficit to win the second-set tiebreaker. (more...)
What Liverpool have said to Barcelona amid latest Philippe Coutinho rumours What Liverpool have said to Barcelona amid latest Philippe Coutinho rumours
- October 13, 2017

Barcelona chief executive, Oscar Grau, has warned Liverpool that they are ready to resume their chase to land Philippe Coutinho in January. Should Jurgen Klopp's side take him into consideration it could see Paulinho take a similar career path to Coutinho , who moved to Europe to join Internazionale as a 16-year-old in 2008, five years before joining Liverpool for £8.5m. (more...)
Housing, sugar tax and social welfare: Budget '18 at a glance Housing, sugar tax and social welfare: Budget '18 at a glance
- October 11, 2017

Smokers and fans of fizzy drinks are the first cohort of people hit by Budget 2018. Total expenditure in 2018 will amount to just over €60.9 billion - or €12,700 for every person in the country. There will be funding for an extra 1,800 frontline staff. The National Treatment Purchase Fund is being given and extra €55m - treble that of 2017. (more...)
Sri Lanka sniff win over Pakistan after three blows by Dilruwan Perera Sri Lanka sniff win over Pakistan after three blows by Dilruwan Perera
- October 11, 2017

The fifth day started with Sarfraz and Asad Shafiq in the middle after they had lifted Pakistan from 52 for 5 to 198 for 5 in their chase of 317. Mohammad Amir will not be bowling for Pakistan in the match owing to his injury. We made fifties, but we didn't convert and we missed big partnerships. "Last night it was a little hard to bowl, especially with the dew. The boys are new as well and they'll learn, we'll do better in the future". (more...)
Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku Fit For Belgium's World Cup Qualifier Against Cyprus Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku Fit For Belgium's World Cup Qualifier Against Cyprus
- October 11, 2017

The 24-year-old, who has claimed 11 goals in ten games at Manchester United this season, picked up a knock against Crystal Palace that precluded him from training last week. Estonia's national team is approaching the match with a series of 4 unbeaten matches, one match in a draw with Greece 0-0 and having won three victories over Latvia 2: 1, Cyprus 1-0 and Gibraltar 6-0 this past Saturday. (more...)
Salah sends Egypt to World Cup after 27-year wait Salah sends Egypt to World Cup after 27-year wait
- October 09, 2017

Here's how much it means to Egyptian fans. Unused subs: Kifoueti, Kibamba, Bissiki, Dore, Illoy-Ayyet, Pambou, Avounou, Mafoumbi, Baudry. The euphoria was intense since Arnold Bouka-Moutou had stunned the hosts when equalising for Congo after 88 minutes. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal manager reveals why he dropped Real Madrid star
- October 09, 2017

Coach Fernando Santos chose to leave Ronaldo on the bench for the start as Portugal's record scorer was carrying a yellow card and another would have ruled him out of the Switzerland game. "I thought, well, Ronaldo did not train 100 per cent in two of the days of work". In 63rd minutes of the game, Ronaldo took control of the ball just outside of the box and took the lead of the game very carefully. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick says he'd go anywhere for National Football League workout
- October 09, 2017

He's not planning on kneeling. He's gonna donate all his jersey sales. It's beyond unbelievable to think that La Canfora wouldn't have addressed the anthem issue with Kaepernick during their discussions. Instead, La Canfora says that he was simply relaying what had been reported about Kaepernick planning to stand. The 29-year-old quarterback spurred national controversy last year during a preseason game for the 49ers by kneeling during "The Star-Spangled Banner" in protest of the ... (more...)
Chris Sale gets shelled in first ever playoff start Chris Sale gets shelled in first ever playoff start
- October 09, 2017

I bet checking the stats they both saw they were 0-4 in Game 1 and didn't take that in very well, so they took their anger out on the baseball and joined in on the beatdown of the Boston Red Sox in Game 2. Following his exit, Houston tacked on four runs in the sixth. It was the first time a player has hit 3 homers in a playoff game since Pablo Sandoval for the Giants in the 2012 World Series opener vs. (more...)
Davante Adams makes team trip to Dallas, expected to play Sunday Davante Adams makes team trip to Dallas, expected to play Sunday
- October 09, 2017

Adams won't miss any time despite getting stretched off on a helmet-to-helmet hit last week. The hit was so brutal, in fact, that it landed Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan - the man who dished out the collision - with a two-game suspension . (more...)
Odell Beckham to Undergo Surgery After Suffering Ankle Injury vs. Chargers
- October 09, 2017

After the injury, the Giants gave up a touchdown to the Chargers before losing the game, putting their record at 0-5. As for the rest of the game, the Giants blew three leads, including two in the second half. As if the Giants season could not get any worse, the unthinkable happened. Turns out we'll never know, because the mistakes of this game were too much to overcome. (more...)
Jose Mourinho 'plans to rest Antonio Valencia' Jose Mourinho 'plans to rest Antonio Valencia'
- October 07, 2017

Granted a fortnight of freedom by the ongoing global lull, Jose Mourinho returned home to Portugal to receive a special honour on Tuesday. Speaking to Swedish newspaper Expressen during the current worldwide break, he said: "I feel no stress". (more...)