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Conor McGregor defiant after €135000 fine
- October 11, 2016

Enraged, McGregor dropped the mic and started throwing cans of Monster energy drink and bottles of water at Diaz, who return fire in kind. The Stockton, Calif., fighter wasn't having any of it and stormed off stage, raising double middle fingers to McGregor as he left. (more...)
Raiders take advantage of Chargers mistakes in 34-31 win Raiders take advantage of Chargers mistakes in 34-31 win
- October 11, 2016

A 34-31 loss to the Raiders, their tenth straight division loss, dropped the Chargers to 1-4 on the season, and left us all again wondering, how is this possible? Bosa was happy with his performance. I felt like it was in the air forever. Hitting 51 points isn't going to be easy, but I think it will be done here. Riley had a team-high seven tackles and forced a fumble. (more...)
Wenger willing to coach England
- October 11, 2016

Arsene Wenger is contracted to Arsenal until the end of the season. Although the club will now hope that Jose Mourinho is the man to do so, as the Portuguese tactician looks to improve on their start to the campaign as they sit a point behind Arsenal , and six adrift of league leaders Manchester City after six games. (more...)
Broncos coach Gary Kubiak taken to hospital with flu
- October 11, 2016

But if it was possible to have a good day while watching Sunday's games, it happened to the Chiefs. "We just didn't think he was ready, " the coach said . But they totaled 167 yards receiving. Coleman led the Falcons with a career-high 132 receiving yards on four catches (six targets). "I was more concerned as a friend, " Elway said. (more...)
High-steak game: 78-point win means big restaurant discount High-steak game: 78-point win means big restaurant discount
- October 11, 2016

The win would have resulted in a 78-percent discount for guests at Ruth's Chris Steak House in Ann Arbor, had the restaurant not clarified the deal. Ruth's Chris executives were probably thinking that at this juncture of the season, they were looking at 10-20 percent discounts at the most with all the tough Big 10 opponents MI will be facing. (more...)
Japanese Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to take pole position
- October 10, 2016

I mean, he is fighting for the world championship so you are not going to do insane things, of course. A week after he had to retire in Malaysia because of engine failure , Hamilton got off to a awful start, losing six positions to drop from second on grid to eighth. (more...)
Vikings stay unbeaten with easy 31-13 victory over Texans Vikings stay unbeaten with easy 31-13 victory over Texans
- October 10, 2016

Osweiler hasn't been the most consistent quarterback to date , having thrown for more than 200 yards only once. PREDICTION: Minnesota quickly assembled a bullying defense, and based on Houston's showing at New England two weeks ago, the Vikings have the edge as long as the offense remains mistake-free. (more...)
Home of Gamecocks' AD suffers damage due to Matthew Home of Gamecocks' AD suffers damage due to Matthew
- October 10, 2016

The game is scheduled for a 2:30 p.m. start time and it will be televised nationally on the SEC Network. LSU at Florida: The game has been postponed, and no reschedule date has been announced. Earlier in the week rumors circulated that the game might be played in the Georgia Dome. Haley said assessment begins and will continue through at least Sunday. (more...)
NFL Today: The Tom Brady Revenge Tour Begins
- October 10, 2016

Take a player of almost incomparable talent, drag him through a seemingly endless court process, and then make him sit out his team's first four games of the season because of an incident that occurred two years ago. Kessler tried to throw but lost the ball, and it eventually rolled out of the side of the end zone for a safety. He interrupted his throwing - with fully inflated footballs, presumably - to chat with referee Bill Vinovich. (more...)
Wales 1-1 Georgia: Dragons pegged back after Bale strike Wales 1-1 Georgia: Dragons pegged back after Bale strike
- October 10, 2016

On paper it seemed a mismatch with Georgia ranked 137rd in the world, a massive 127 places between Euro 2016 finalists Wales . Wales , who have only ever qualified for the finals once, in 1958, took the lead in the 10th minute when Real Madrid's Bale leapt above his markers to head in Joe Ledley's corner. (more...)
Snedeker romps to nine shot win in Fiji Snedeker romps to nine shot win in Fiji
- October 10, 2016

Trailing by one shot after round two, Snedeker moved to the top of the leader board after round three and simply blew the field apart. Snedeker parred the first eight holes, birdied the par-4 ninth and added another on the par-4 14th. "I kept my head down and kept going". "I'm just building all that positive stuff right now so it's a lot of fun". The 10-time PGA Tour victor was planning on returning home to play in the November 23-27 event at the Kingston Heath course for the first time ... (more...)
Game 3 of Indians-Red Sox ALDS postponed, will play Monday
- October 10, 2016

Cleveland Indians vs Boston Red Sox Game 3 live stream online is available on MLB.tv (subscription). The Indians lead the best-of-five series 2-0 after taking the first two games at home. "The adrenaline will help you through some of it, and our training staff is fantastic", Ziegler said. "And if nothing else, maybe the day of rain gives everybody else a day of rest and gives us a chance to bring those guys back". (more...)
Andy Murray defeats Grigor Dimitrov to win China Open Andy Murray defeats Grigor Dimitrov to win China Open
- October 10, 2016

After the defeat she said: "I guess it's pretty cool". More to come I'm sure. Thanks to this result, Konta will be inside the Top 10 from tomorrow, for the first time in a career, but she had no chances to win today, making too many errors and being unable to penetrate Radwanska from the baseline or to drive her off from the comfortable position. (more...)
AFL grand final 2016: Western Bulldogs fans gather to keep celebrations going
- October 09, 2016

The bumper TV ratings for Saturday's grand final highlight why the AFL is pouring hundreds of millions of dollars into the two northern expansion teams. A couple were clear errors from the whistle-blowers and led to set shots for the Bulldogs, while some were iffy at best. Josh Kennedy, who starred for the Swans and finished second in Norm Smith medal voting, was also tight-lipped when asked about the issue. (more...)
Alba suffers muscle injury in World Cup qualifier Alba suffers muscle injury in World Cup qualifier
- October 09, 2016

Barcelona have confirmed that left-back Jordi Alba will be ruled out for 10 days after picking up a thigh injury on worldwide duty. It looked like he was struggling with a hamstring injury in his left leg. He should, however, be available for the Champions League group game against Pep Guardiola's City at Camp Nou the following Wednesday. Go rest, Alba. (more...)
Rose, Stenson will be valuable players for young Europe team
- October 09, 2016

Phelps might not be the last inspirational speaker the 12 players on the USA team hear this week. Woods has played in seven Ryder Cups. - Give out gift of dog tags to teammates to signify just how important this is. "He asked me what the Ryder Cup was", said Davis. "You play how you prepare". That's how much he cares about it. Spain's Rafa Cabrera-Bello may be the first surfer to make a Ryder Cup team. (more...)
NFL Notes: Newton exits game with concussion
- October 09, 2016

He grabbed 12 passes from Matt Ryan for exactly 300 yards (including a 75-yard touchdown play of beauty), and when you add that to his other splendid moments against the Panthers, it's enough to make you say Antonio Brown, who? That being said, Newton's teammates are confident that he'll be able to return very soon. (more...)
Tony Romo Potential Return Against Philadelphia Eagles, Dak Prescott Out? Tony Romo Potential Return Against Philadelphia Eagles, Dak Prescott Out?
- October 09, 2016

Remember Lawrence led the Cowboys past year with eight sacks, and they would love to have him on the field trying to affect the quarterback in the pocket. It was more so on really not wanting to see what was going on with my injury. One of those conversions was a 33-yard touchdown to Kerley. Jerry Jones, Jason Garrett and even Prescott will tell you that. (more...)
Willian urges Chelsea to 'stay positive' following Hull victory
- October 09, 2016

The Blues managed to cope with the Arsenal offensive in the second-half of the derby as a result, so Conte chose to continue with the same formation against Hull , with Chelsea keeping their second clean sheet of the campaign. Alonso concluded: " We've been conceding a lot of goals and against Hull we were concentrated for 90 minutes and kept a clean sheet so that was good ". (more...)
Seven Network: 3 Million Tuned In For The 2016 AFL Grand Final
- October 09, 2016

The grand final yesterday between the Sydney Swans and the Western Bulldogs will go down as one of the more exceptional in recent years. Former West Coast and Collingwood premiership coach Mick Malthouse - who started his senior coaching career at the Western Bulldogs - was added to the AFLCA's coaching legend list. (more...)
NCAA relocates 7 events pulled from NC due to LGBT law NCAA relocates 7 events pulled from NC due to LGBT law
- October 08, 2016

The historic venue has a capacity of 9,000, and ultimately the NCAA decided on the Bon Secours Wellness Arena, which seats almost 16,000. SC was put on the NCAA's banned sites for championships while the Confederate flag flew above the capitol in Columbia. (more...)
Sam Allardyce: Everton manager Ronald Koeman reacts to scandal Sam Allardyce: Everton manager Ronald Koeman reacts to scandal
- October 08, 2016

Around 4,000 T-shirts which were planned to be handed out to fans before the England vs Malta match will be binned following the sacking of coach Sam Allardyce. Their investigative journalism has already cost two figures their jobs, but we'd be surprised if more were not fired when further footage is released. (more...)
Thailand confirms SE Asia's first Zika-linked birth defects
- October 08, 2016

As per the official announcement made by the Department of Disease Control in Bangkok , "Health Ministry of Thailand have spotted two cases of small head children which are correlated to Zika symptoms and virus and among those two cases, the first one is found in Thailand.However, the Department also confirmed that the cases don't belong to Bangkok ". (more...)
Half a good game led to another 0-3 start by Bears Half a good game led to another 0-3 start by Bears
- October 08, 2016

Smith missed a game for just the second time in his six-year career, and second-year player Chaz Green made his first career start in Smith's spot. They never trailed in the entire game from that point. Coach Jason Garrett said there was no update on Bryant's status. "I don't think there are any givens". "I thought we showed our depth on the offensive line tonight", Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said, via the Cowboys' team website . (more...)
Tribe hit 3 HRs off Porcello, edge BoSox Tribe hit 3 HRs off Porcello, edge BoSox
- October 08, 2016

The Blue Jays were able to dismantle starter Cole Hamels in the third inning as they scored five runs and three of them threw Troy Tulowtzki in a triple that cleared the bases. With an RBI single in the third inning and a three-run homer in the ninth that gave Toronto a 10-run lead, Jose Bautista has been a force for the Jays through two games. (more...)