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Sports Australia survive Yasir Shah to draw Test against Pakistan
Author: 0 Australia survive Yasir Shah to draw Test against Pakistan

Abbas has figures of 3-26 to add to his four wickets in the first innings, but leg-spinner Yasir Shah was still wicketless in the match. Australians started their chase on day 4 comfortable with another good opening partnership. Pakistan could have had Head leg-before off leg-spinner Yasir on 44, but Sarfraz did not review umpire Richard Kettleborough's not out decision. Australia are now on their first Test series since the ban of their iconic players Steve Smith and David Warner due ...

Sports Will Eagles make a creative offer to Le’Veon Bell?
Author: 0 Will Eagles make a creative offer to Le’Veon Bell?

That automatically fueled rumors of a trade for Le'Veon Bell, but ESPN's Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen reported that is not Philadelphia's plan. The Eagles had previously been linked with a trade for another All-Pro running back in the Pittsburgh Steelers' Le'Veon Bell. Darren Sproles hasn't played since week one because of a hamstring injury.

Sports CC Sabathia Plans To Pitch In 2019
Author: 0 CC Sabathia Plans To Pitch In 2019

The team was not subtle about its intentions. In the seventh inning, with the Red Sox still up 10-1, Benintendi went ahead 3-0 against Jonathan Holder , then swung at a fastball. David Price suffered the loss as he surrendered three earned runs on three hits with two strikeouts over 1 2/3 innings. Just speaking from experience, I've never warmed up a starting pitcher who put his foot on the pitching rubber in the bullpen eight minutes before the first pitch was supposed to be thrown in a ...

Sports Drew Brees Becomes NFL's All-Time Leader in Passing Yards
Author: 0 Drew Brees Becomes NFL's All-Time Leader in Passing Yards

The 39-year old passer has surpassed Brett Favre and Peyton Manning to own the NFL's most prestigious passing record, with 71,968 career yards gained through the air - more than the width of Lake Pontchartrain. He's also made the Pro Bowl 11 times while being named a first-team All-Pro in 2006 and second-team All-Pro on three other occasions. "I think Drew's had a couple of big yardage seasons and maybe they haven't been winning as many games, so I think that can be a little bit misleading".

Sports Liverpool vs Man City: three things we learnt
Author: 0 Liverpool vs Man City: three things we learnt

It has become something of an insult in the modern game to accuse a team of "parking the bus" when they emerge with their goal unbreached and intact. It resulted in the first goalless draw between these two at Anfield since 1986 - and also City's first clean sheet at the ground since then - but Reds boss Jurgen Klopp will be celebrating Monday's third anniversary at the club as the happier manager.

Sports Tua Tagovailoa throws four touchdowns in first half
Author: 0 Tua Tagovailoa throws four touchdowns in first half

Tagovailoa hit Jerry Jeudy for scoring strikes of 42 and 60 yards in the second quarter. Arkansas managed an 11-play, 52-yard drive that resulted in a 41-yard Connor Limpert field goal before the Crimson Tide pulled its starters on defense.

Sports Mason Mount and Jadon Sancho earn first England call-ups
Author: 0 Mason Mount and Jadon Sancho earn first England call-ups

Southgate, who ultimately saw England beaten 2-1 by Croatia in their first World Cup semi-final since 1990, said he was fortunate to have a great back-up team - his assistant Steve Holland was also awarded a new contract, and the players performing on the pitch.

Sports FP2: Hamilton fastest again in dominant start to Japan weekend
Author: 0 FP2: Hamilton fastest again in dominant start to Japan weekend

Hamilton went on to clock a fastest time of one minute, 28.691 seconds before the Briton produced a sizzling lap of 1:28.217 to top the timesheets in the afternoon, nearly half-a-second quicker than team-mate Valtteri Bottas . "I am just grateful for the races I have had and how a lot of then have panned out". "But I just came here with the mindset, 'Okay I know where I want to get the vehicle'".

Sports Panthers say Reid wont be distraction vs. Giants
Author: 0 Panthers say Reid wont be distraction vs. Giants

Speaking of that deficit, and allowing the Giants to get back into the game, Carolina's defense allowed Manning and Co.to execute a near-flawless two-minute drive to give NY a 31-30 lead with just over a minute left. Moving the ball and scoring points has been a struggle this season for the Giants under Shula. Expect Barkley to either double his carries this week or have backup Wayne Gallman carry more than twice.

Sports Arsenal thrash Fulham for ninth straight win
Author: 0 Arsenal thrash Fulham for ninth straight win

The former Borussia Dortmund forward completed his epic brace at stoppage time after being perfectly set up by Ramsey. Manchester City, Liverpool and Chelsea are all on 20 points after eight games played, with Arsenal on 18 in fourth place.

Sports Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho given private show of support
Author: 0 Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho given private show of support

Nobody has done more to undermine, expose or demotivate this United squad than Mourinho himself. Zidane has been out of a job since leaving Real Madrid at the start of the season. "I don't want that, and if I could tell them to not do it I would, because it is not about me it is about the football club they love and the football club we represent with honour and dignity".

Sports Pep Guardiola: Riyad Mahrez had the balls to take the penalty
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola: Riyad Mahrez had the balls to take the penalty

Luck was once again not on their side as Guardiola's men controlled large spells of the game but simply couldn't fashion chances when they needed to. However, it was important that we didn't lose". "We were so defensively solid". Their manager was pleased to be through the other side of it. It is so hard to defend so I am really happy how we did it.

Sports Liverpool Vs Manchester City
Author: 0 Liverpool Vs Manchester City

Guardiola will be wary of being outnumbered down the flanks in that system, however, especially with Liverpool's full-backs in such fine form, and therefore the four-man defence feels more logical. After none of these games you go into the dressing room and think, "Now we know how to beat Manchester City ", because there is no real way, no one thing that you have to do.

Sports Unai Emery's bold style is making Arsenal tick
Author: 0 Unai Emery's bold style is making Arsenal tick

I wanted to win. If Cech's injury absence is confirmed, Emery can at least rely on Bernd Leno to prove an able deputy judging by the German's impressive display against Watford . I am very happy for the team, for the squad. Arsenal stole the three points against Watford after two late goals in a match they far from dominated.

Sports Vettel needs Suzuka surprise to stay in title race
Author: 0 Vettel needs Suzuka surprise to stay in title race

Bottas held on to the lead ahead of Hamilton and Vettel as the order settled. "But championship-wise, as a team, we're trying to win both championships, and today, it was a real team effort". A fifth Japanese victory this weekend would be just the ticket for the German, who won four consecutive world championships with Red Bull from 2010 to 2013.

Sports Teenager Prithvi Shaw roars at Rajkot with Test century on debut
Author: 0 Teenager Prithvi Shaw roars at Rajkot with Test century on debut

Brief scores: India 364/4 ( Prithvi Shaw 134, Cheteshwar Pujara 86, Shannon Gabriel 1/66) against West Indies on Day 1. India ´s Ravindra Jadeja celebrates after reaching his century (100 runs) during the second day´s play of the first Test cricket match between India and West Indies at the Saurashtra Cricket Association stadium in Rajkot on October 5, 2018.

Sports Teenager Shaw's debut ton puts West Indies on backfoot
Author: 0 Teenager Shaw's debut ton puts West Indies on backfoot

Virender Sehwag, who is well known for his cheeky posts on Twitter, showered praises on the youngster and wrote:"It's been the Shaw show". West Indies improved its lines post lunch, but it didn't hamper Shaw, who reached his century off 99 balls, the third quickest on debut in test history.

Sports Messi Brace And Rakitic Rocket Lift Barca Over Spurs
Author: 0 Messi Brace And Rakitic Rocket Lift Barca Over Spurs

Not one. In the second half, with a lot of space, it is unbelievable how he runs. "With all respect to other players, who have won it [Ballon d'Or], we know there is a player who is different to the others, and that is Leo Messi", Rakitic said post-game.

Author: 0 Manchester City's Leroy Sane: I welcome Pep Guardiola criticism

Sergio Aguero's equaliser seven minutes later seemed to have set them back on course as they dominated most of the match but the Bundesliga side, set up in an attacking 4-3-3 mode and risky on the break, held firm until Silva cashed in on a late defensive error.

Sports Rockies’ Blackmon hits for cycle against Nationals
Author: 0 Rockies’ Blackmon hits for cycle against Nationals

The victor advances to host the NL East champion Atlanta Braves in the opener of the best-of-five Division Series on Thursday and the loser settles for playing in the Wild Card Game on Tuesday at the Milwaukee Brewers or the Chicago Cubs.

Sports Scholes Pulls Out The Punches On Mourinho For 'Embarrassing' Manchester United
Author: 0 Scholes Pulls Out The Punches On Mourinho For 'Embarrassing' Manchester United

The 43-year-old former England global has been a stern critic of Mourinho , who in turn has hit back at the one-time United stalwart. "GMP has previously used police vehicles to accompany a team's coach but after a review of our core policing responsibilities, it was decided that we would no longer provide this service at every fixture".

Sports Colorado Rockies to meet Chicago Cubs in NL Wild Card Game
Author: 0 Colorado Rockies to meet Chicago Cubs in NL Wild Card Game

The stakes are much higher for Tuesday night's Wild Card Game as the loser of this playoff sees their season end. During those games - 21 of which have been starts - Lester has a 9-7 record but more impressively sports a 2.55 ERA. It was the least the Cubs could do after putting their fans through the ringer this season, a six-month grind that had everyone on edge from start to finish.

Sports Juan Mata writes 36-word blog post following West Ham United defeat
Author: 0 Juan Mata writes 36-word blog post following West Ham United defeat

The Hammers fully deserved the result, with their revival continuing following a shaky start to the season, while Jose Mourinho's side seem to be going in the opposite direction. Reporter: "That he needs to create more". Mourinho said: "Exactly, (it) is a collective thing, the reason why we don't win is responsibility of everybody".

Sports Previewing Game 163 for the NL West Title
Author: 0 Previewing Game 163 for the NL West Title

The Dodgers are looking to push their streak of NL West championships to six straight seasons. Marquez has faced off against the Dodgers three times , winning two of those games, with a 2.57 ERA. He completely shut down the Rockies lineup, allowing just one hit in 6 2/3 scoreless innings. Buehler has struck out 26 batters, while only allowing two runs in his last 20 innings pitched.

Sports Shaw slams 'horrendous' and 'awful' Manchester United
Author: 0 Shaw slams 'horrendous' and 'awful' Manchester United

You see some people on the outside look like they haven't lost a game, but in training they are working hard". But the Serbian star believes the United players are still giving everything to help Mourinho despite the current crisis engulfing the club.

Sports EPL: Guardiola insists he is not afraid of Liverpool
Author: 0 EPL: Guardiola insists he is not afraid of Liverpool

Fabian Delph - who deputised for the Frenchman last term - is also out ahead of a testing week for City, who face Hoffenheim away in the Champions League on Tuesday before travelling to Premier League title rivals Liverpool , who retained their unbeaten start with a 1-1 draw at Chelsea.

Sports Get Ready For The Largest Ryder Cup First Tee Ever
Author: 0 Get Ready For The Largest Ryder Cup First Tee Ever

It is an offshoot of the world Woods constructed for so long. The Americans have confidence from winning big at Hazeltine two years ago - Woods was a vice captain that week - and from a team that boasts nine major champions. That was a reference to Sutton being the captain in 2004 when he sent out Woods and Mickelson twice, both losses. Players have to switch off hitting tee shots no matter who made the putt on the previous hole.

Sports English Premier League match report Chelsea v Liverpool 29 September 2018
Author: 0 English Premier League match report Chelsea v Liverpool 29 September 2018

Since joining Chelsea in 2012, Eden Hazard has teetered on the boundary line between very good and great. "But I think also we are more close than I thought one week ago". "He's such a threat still and it's really good". Klopp also attempted to downplay Mohamed Salah's withdrawal after 66 minutes, with Xherdan Shaqiri replacing the Egypt worldwide, who squandered a number of good opportunities during his return to Chelsea .

Author: 0 Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp describes Chelsea’s Mateo Kovacic as Formula One auto

Shaqiri seemed to perform well throughout the game but was reprimanded by his boss at full-time to the surprise of many watching on. He played an outstanding game (against Chelsea ). When you don't use your big chances, you leave the game open and if you leave the game open, there is always a chance for the other team. Klopp discussed the impassioned confrontation with Shaqiri after the match and explained he was frustrated with a wasted free-kick late into the game as Liverpool sought a ...

Sports Garcia 'integral' for Europe at Ryder Cup, says Bjorn
Author: 0 Garcia 'integral' for Europe at Ryder Cup, says Bjorn

A year ago, he was recovering from a fourth back surgery. TOM GOLDMAN, BYLINE: Two things we haven't seen in a long time - Tiger Woods in his traditional Sunday red shirt and black trousers tapped in a tournament-clinching putt yesterday - his last win was in 2013 - and then the goose bump moment right before.

Sports Woods shares lead at Tour Championship
Author: 0 Woods shares lead at Tour Championship

On the 520-yard par-4 14th hole, Woods reached the green in 2 and sunk a 18-foot putt for birdie. PGA Tour host Teryn Gregson recorded a video of the thousands of fans following Woods down the 18th green, with Tiger and playing partner Rory McIlroy having to squeeze through the crowd with the help of security.

Sports Juve Coach: Ronaldo Has Nothing To Prove
Author: 0 Juve Coach: Ronaldo Has Nothing To Prove

But English champions Manchester City struggled, with Pep Guardiola watching from the stands after a touchline ban, and were beaten 2-1 by French side Lyon at the Etihad Stadium after an error-strewn display. Ronaldo must to wait until next Thursday (Sept 27) to find out if he will be suspended for his return to Old Trafford. Jose Mourinho's men were inspired by Paul Pogba on the artificial pitch, as the French World Cup victor drilled home a brilliant opener before converting a penalty on ...

Sports [Match Highlights] Arsenal 3-1 Brentford - All The Goals & Best Bits
Author: 0 [Match Highlights] Arsenal 3-1 Brentford - All The Goals & Best Bits

He gives us quality and commitment every day. Emery said, "I am very happy individually with the player". And Danny Welbeck is working with this commitment, and when he is playing with a performance like today, he is helping the team. The 27-year-old has scored four goals in six appearances for his club this season. But also I want another [strong] player on the bench. I know they are in the a year ago of their contracts and they are speaking with the club but for me the focus is only on ...

Sports Twitter reacts as Mohamed Salah wins the Puskas Award
Author: 0 Twitter reacts as Mohamed Salah wins the Puskas Award

Mohamed Salah picked up 11.23 percent of the total vote to finish in third overall, though it was mostly the captains of minor Federation Internationale de Football Association nations who backed the Egyptian winger. "And to score that many goals in England - this is a hard league the Premier League , that's why it's the best in the league. Arguably one of the best ever CL goals? ".

Sports Pliskova ousts Osaka to take Pan Pacific title
Author: 0 Pliskova ousts Osaka to take Pan Pacific title

Pliskova came into Sunday's final having won her last four dating to the Brisbane International in January 2017 - and kept that streak alive while putting an end to Osaka's 10-match winning streak. But Pliskova slowly turned the screw and broke for 3-2 with a fizzing backhand which her opponent swished well wide. Osaka whacked her racket against her sneakers in anger at her wastefulness and, as the strain began to show, she called for her coach Sascha Bajin before groaning: "I feel so ...

Sports Elliott takes blame for Cowboys' loss to Seahawks
Author: 0 Elliott takes blame for Cowboys' loss to Seahawks

When asked if he would play on Sunday, Carroll said: "We'll see how he's doing, make sure he's okay". During the Seahawks' 24-13 win over the Cowboys, Thomas picked off Dak Prescott twice, including a wacky game-clinching interception in the fourth quarter that he celebrated by bowing at the Cowboys' sideline, which drew a flag for taunting.

Sports Real Madrid star Luka Modric wins FIFA The Best award
Author: 0 Real Madrid star Luka Modric wins FIFA The Best award

The 33-year-old Modric had no interest in discussing whether he deserved the honour. It is my teammates from Real Madrid and Croatia . For all my teammates in the Croatia national team. "He was my big inspiration and that team gave us belief that we could achieve something great in Russian Federation". Normally, Salah's snub would have been accepted and people would simply accept that the players who did make it were simply better or had a better season.

Sports All the Winners List, Marta Wins Best Women's Footballer Award, Lu
Author: 0 All the Winners List, Marta Wins Best Women's Footballer Award, Lu

Modric won his third Champions League title in a row in May and guided Croatia to their first World Cup final in July. The Egyptian striker picked the ball up on the edge of the Everton box, breaking free of his marker before curling a left-footed strike into the top corner.

Sports Jimmy Garoppolo out for season with torn ACL
Author: 0 Jimmy Garoppolo out for season with torn ACL

He also stepped into a heavy hit upon making the cut. With five minutes remaining against the Chiefs, the 49ers were trailing 38-24 when Garoppolo led them on a near-scoring drive in the final minutes, as Fox News previously reported .

Sports Tiger Woods holds on to finally end title drought
Author: 0 Tiger Woods holds on to finally end title drought

Woods leads the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta by three strokes, and now we get to see how well Tiger 2.0 - or Tiger 3.0, or Tiger 4.0, depending on how you count such things - handles the pressure of playing with a lead.

Sports Jimmy Butler to skip Timberwolves' media day
Author: 0 Jimmy Butler to skip Timberwolves' media day

Jimmy Butler has come to a conclusion over his future with the Minnesota Timberwolves following a meeting with the team's president of basketball operations and head coach Tom Thibodeau . Here's hoping they get something of value that can help this year without tying up too much cap space next summer. Taylor has overseen high-profile Minnesota stars getting traded in the past, including Kevin Garnett and Kevin Love .

Sports Sergio Aguero can help Gabriel Jesus succeed him at City - Pep Guardiola
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero can help Gabriel Jesus succeed him at City - Pep Guardiola

Guardiola, who also signed a contract extension keeping him at the club until 2021, is delighted that Aguero is chose to stay for another 12 months. Aguero has previously said he would like to end his career at boyhood club Independiente but has postponed his return to Argentina by extending his stay at City until after his 33rd birthday.

Author: 0 Liverpool vs Southampton, Premier League

Mohamed Salah's sluggish start to the season is down to a fear of getting injured again after Sergio Ramos' tackle. But the German praised Shaqiri's impact at the club and said he would eventually get his chance. "I don't think this is a marker, it is just a start to the campaign". "That's good, so good work from the fitness department". Victory at Anfield will see Liverpool go top of the Premier League with Chelsea not playing until Sunday when they travel to London rivals West ...

Sports Arsenal's ‘great’ Europa League start excites Alex Iwobi
Author: 0 Arsenal's ‘great’ Europa League start excites Alex Iwobi

Arsenal manager Unai Emery says he hopes midfielder Lucas Torreira is fit to play against Everton on Sunday after being substituted in the Gunners' Europa League win on Thursday. I train very hard and maybe it needs a little bit of time. The Hale End Academy product, who set up the opening goal scored by the Gunners , was given the highest marks by Football.

Sports Hazard left out of Chelsea squad for Europa League opener
Author: 0 Hazard left out of Chelsea squad for Europa League opener

At times they breached Chelsea's statuesque back four at will, leaving the bemused Willy Caballero hopelessly exposed. It was his second penalty kick in the new campaign, having also dispatched an earlier one against Newcastle United's Martin Dubravka at Saint James' Park, wherein despite the Slovakian worldwide guessing the right way, the power with which Hazard struck the ball gave the keeper no chance.

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