Friday January 19-th, 2018

Jonny Evans: Swiss penalty call worse than Henry handball Jonny Evans: Swiss penalty call worse than Henry handball

Significantly, the immediate action of Xherdan Shaqiri - whose volley was blocked by Corry Evans - chased after the loose ball rather than stopping to claim a spot-kick. Fair play to them, I thought they were very good, they passed the ball really we...

Anderson to be England's vice-captain during Ashes series Anderson to be England's vice-captain during Ashes series

Woakes looked risky with the pink Kookaburra in his hand and returned figures of 4/17 in ten overs as a young CA XI side slumped to 70/7 chasing 264 runs to win. James Vince (29) missed another opportunity to prove he should get the nod in Brisbane, ...

Wainwright wins first Silver Slugger Award

He led the American League in RBI and ranked fourth in home runs, fifth in slugging (.549) and fifth in OPS (.924). Both the Houston Astros' Jose Altuve and George Springer have won American League Silver Slugger Awards, Major League Baseball a...

'Sepp Blatter sexually assaulted me,' says former U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo 'Sepp Blatter sexually assaulted me,' says former U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo

In an interview with Portuguese publication Expresso , ex US women's national team goalkeeper Solo alleges the actions occurred at a Ballon d'Or Gala back in 2012. "From inappropriate comments, unwanted advances and grabs of the ass to coaches and...

Stephon Marbury, Jimmer Fredette got into a fight during game in China Stephon Marbury, Jimmer Fredette got into a fight during game in China

Fredette was driving for a layup late in the third quarter when Marbury tried to stop him from scoring. Fredette took exception to the hit, yelling at Marbury. Fredette is averaging 41.2 points, 7.5 rebounds and 6.5 assists per game for the Shanghai ...

Aly Raisman Says She Was Abused by Former Gymnastics Doctor Larry Nassar Aly Raisman Says She Was Abused by Former Gymnastics Doctor Larry Nassar

Dr. Nassar is now in jail after pleading guilty to child pornography charges - but not guilty to sexual assault. Raisman's allegations follow allegations from teammate McKayla Maroney , a two-time Olympic medalist who accused Nassar of sexually a...

UEFA bans Evra through the end of the season UEFA bans Evra through the end of the season

Evra, formerly of Manchester United and Juventus, was sent off before a Europa League match in Portugal when he responded to a verbal altercation with traveling Marseille fans with the karate-style kick. "In that context, the conditions were no longe...

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver makes prediction for Brazilian Grand Prix Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver makes prediction for Brazilian Grand Prix

It's more quiet on-track than off-track, so I enjoyed that! Overall, we got through what we needed to do. Third place in each session lapped within 0.001s, with Daniel Ricciardo's 1m 09.743s effort in FP2 proving marginally quicker than Kimi Raik...

Conor McGregor Goes Berserk And Starts On Referee Conor McGregor Goes Berserk And Starts On Referee

What started as a middle-of-the-road Bellator fight card that was to air on Spike TV on a tape delay due to the time difference between the United States and Ireland took an interesting turn on Friday. At UFC Fight Night 118, Goddard stopped a fi...

Suspended apprentice jockey apologises for punching horse in the ribs Suspended apprentice jockey apologises for punching horse in the ribs

Australian rider Dylan Caboche had a book of rides at Port Lincoln and was attempting to get one of his mounts, She's Reneldasgirl , towards the starting stalls when the mare became unsettled and got a touch awkward with him. According to Racing.c...

Roger Federer tells Andy Murray to take time over comeback Roger Federer tells Andy Murray to take time over comeback

Andy Murray LIVE will start at 7.15pm on Facebook. "It's about managing your body and your training as best you can, so that when the time comes you're as ready as possible to perform". However, the Swiss noted that you still have to make the righ...

Mauricio Pochettino: Kane to be fit for derby Mauricio Pochettino: Kane to be fit for derby

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has insisted that Harry Kane will be fit in time to face Arsenal in the London derby after the worldwide break. Mauricio Pochettino's Spurs finished second in the league last season as Chelsea claimed the tit...

Ozil wants Wilshere's No. 10 shirt as part of new deal Ozil wants Wilshere's No. 10 shirt as part of new deal

Previously, Ozil was awarded the No.23 shirt at his old club Real Madrid before he got his preferred 10. His Instagram handle is m10_official and he wears the No 10 jersey when on worldwide duty. Mourinho would then be able to register Ozil for the...

Radio host mocks Roy Halladay's tragic death: 'He got what he deserved' Radio host mocks Roy Halladay's tragic death: 'He got what he deserved'

The cause of Halladay's crash isn't even known yet. A preliminary report is expected in the next week and the full investigation could take up to two years. So, sorry doesn't do that justice as it relates to them. Michael Felger , of the " Felger ...

Royals' Eric Hosmer, Alex Gordon awarded with Rawlings Gold Gloves Royals' Eric Hosmer, Alex Gordon awarded with Rawlings Gold Gloves

This marks the fourth consecutive year Heyward, 28, has won the award. To win one Gold Glove award , or any individual award for that matter is nice, but sustained success is what defines players as being great. Earlier Tuesday, Heyward was part of...

Giants Players Have Given Up On Ben McAdoo Giants Players Have Given Up On Ben McAdoo

With B.J. Goodson waiting in the wings at middle linebacker, the Giants did not re-sign Kelvin Sheppard this offseason after the veteran played every game for them in 2016. "I don't imagine him doing anything other than, when he gets home, spending...

Packers cut former Bears TE Martellus Bennett Packers cut former Bears TE Martellus Bennett

After sitting out due to a shoulder injury and being declared out for next week's matchup against Chicago, the Packers have chose to part ways with veteran tight end Martellus Bennett . Releasing the 30-year-old Bennett under that umbrella makes the...

Aguero makes revelation about his Man City future

The Argentina global joined Atletico Madrid from Independiente in 2006 and he scored 101 goals in 234 matches for the Spanish before heading to the Premier League . The former Atletico Madrid striker is under contract with City until 2019, whe...

GW Varsity Programs Earn Perfect Graduation Success Rate GW Varsity Programs Earn Perfect Graduation Success Rate

Purdue student-athletes who exhaust their eligibility presently graduate at a 90 percent rate. Eight teams improved upon last year's score including the men's basketball team, which registered a GSR score of 67 percent after posting a score of 22 p...

Rick Pitino knew about payment to recruit Rick Pitino knew about payment to recruit

In the indictment, the Federal Bureau of Investigation recorded and videotaped a meeting between a Louisville assistant coach and former AAU basketball coach Christian Dawkins , in which the two agreed to pay Bowen's family. The Hall of Fame coach...

Martellus Bennett should provide Patriots a needed boost in red zone Martellus Bennett should provide Patriots a needed boost in red zone

Bennett thrived in his one season with the Patriots catching 55 passes for 701 yards and seven touchdowns. Then on October 28 during Green Bay's bye week, Bennett posted on Instagram that he was "pretty sure" he would retire at the end of the 2017 se...

Liverpool take Mane precaution on Senegal duty Liverpool take Mane precaution on Senegal duty

He also missed the World Cup qualifiers for England against Malta, Slovakia, Slovenia and Lithuania. During a visit to South Africa, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp revealed which player he thinks is the most gifted he has worked with so far.

Ezekiel Elliott's Preliminary Injunction Denied, Suspension Back in Place Ezekiel Elliott's Preliminary Injunction Denied, Suspension Back in Place

The NFL handed down Elliott's suspension August 11 after a yearlong investigation into accusations of domestic violence in Ohio. This is a developing news story. As a result, the Cowboys' starting running back is once again in line to serve his six...

LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Likely to Be Placed on House Arrest LiAngelo Ball, UCLA Players Likely to Be Placed on House Arrest

Ball, Hill and Riley could serve the punishment at the Hyatt Regency, where UCLA stayed in Hangzhou, Sugiura reported . Basketball dad LaVar Ball's middle son, LiAngelo, was reportedly among three UCLA freshman basketball players arrested in Chin...

England's Gareth Southgate welcomes new faces against Germany, Brazil England's Gareth Southgate welcomes new faces against Germany, Brazil

Loew has a lot of options with more than three dozen players in the running for his World Cup squad. Midfielder Toni Kroos, who missed training with a stomach virus on Wednesday, only took part in the team warmup on Thursday and his participation i...

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