Friday January 19-th, 2018

England win toss and bat, Aussies fit to play England win toss and bat, Aussies fit to play

He was only 25 when he got was made captain, due to the unavailability of the injured Michael Clarke and Australia's performance under him and his own unfettered stacking up of runs despite the added responsibility, he was viewed as the natural suc...

Despite victory against Argentina, Nigeria drops 9 places in Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking Despite victory against Argentina, Nigeria drops 9 places in Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

The Eagles' drop comes after they drew 1-1 with Algeria in their final group game of the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign and defeated Argentina 4-2 in an global friendly in Krasnodar, Russia. Reigning World Cup champions Germany continue to top th...

Wenger backs Welbeck for World Cup call Wenger backs Welbeck for World Cup call

Undefeated Arsenal visit Cologne having already qualified for the last 32 with two matches to spare and knowing that a point against the side now occupying bottom spot in both Group H and the Bundesliga would be enough to clinch top billing.

Jamie George to make first England start as Eddie Jones rings changes Jamie George to make first England start as Eddie Jones rings changes

The captain is on the bench this week, while several other key players have been left out of the squad. Henry Slade partners Lozowski in the midfield with Mike Brown named at full-back after recovering from injury, while scrum-half Danny Care gets ...

Watford tell Everton to end pursuit of Marco Silva Watford tell Everton to end pursuit of Marco Silva

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has suggested that Everton should appoint Marco Silva as their next manager. The Toffees have been unable to convince Watford to allow them to speak to their Portuguese boss. More than four weeks have passed sin...

Marquette duo combines for 50 in win over LSU Marquette duo combines for 50 in win over LSU

Frankamp burned the Irish for 12 points on 5-of-7 shooting in the half. The Shockers are 2-1 against the spread so far. They had no such trouble against Marquette (2-2). Brey's unit held the Shockers to 29 points in the second half. The over/under ...

Always respect competitiveness in opponents: Virat Kohli all praise for Niroshan Dickwella Always respect competitiveness in opponents: Virat Kohli all praise for Niroshan Dickwella

Going into the second game, India will be brimming with confidence with the form of skipper Virat Kohli , whose fighting 50th worldwide hundred in trying conditions at the Eden nearly sealed the deal in the hosts' favour. They have really improved...

Clippers guard Patrick Beverley undergoes right knee surgery Clippers guard Patrick Beverley undergoes right knee surgery

The Clippers acquired Beverley, a shooting guard, in a multi-player trade with the Houston Rockets for Paul during the offseason. The Los Angeles Clippers have entered a significant downward spiral over the past three weeks of the National Basket...

Jauan Jennings Blasts Vols' Coaching Staff in Instagram Video Jauan Jennings Blasts Vols' Coaching Staff in Instagram Video

Jennings (wrist) was dismissed from the Volunteers' football program Wednesday, Mike Wilson of the Knoxville News Sentinel reports. But it seems like something being unusual is the only thing normal about Tennessee's program these days.

5 things you need to know now 5 things you need to know now

Ball appeared on CNN Monday night and insisted that he didn't need to thank the president. "That's on your mind, that a father didn't say "Thank you"?" So it's understandable that Ball would not be rushing to thank Trump for "getting his son o...

AmeriGas Partners, LP (NYSE:APU) Earnings & Valuation in Perspective

Imperial Capital maintained it with "Hold" rating and $5400 target in Tuesday, July 11 report. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy" on Friday, July 15. As per Monday, February 6, the company rating was upgraded by Bernstein. In gener...

Sonora Christmas Parade to light up downtown on Friday Sonora Christmas Parade to light up downtown on Friday

Glenn Roberts of the Sonora Police Department. "We wanted to bring more attention to the tree lighting ceremony this year, especially since we have a big, attractive tree brightening spirits in downtown Reading", said Chuck Broad, DID's executive d...

Liverpool considering Draxler loan move Liverpool considering Draxler loan move

Draxler has become an important part of the French giants set up this season under Unai Emery, but in a withdrawn midfield role to accommodate superstar's Neymar and Kylian Mbappe . Draxler's ability to play left, right or centre could be put to goo...

Warriors star Durant says he will play against Thunder Warriors star Durant says he will play against Thunder

The crowed chanted "cupcake" all evening and he even engaged in a verbal exchange with Russell Westbrook . If he does play, he said he's going to be focused on getting a win and not focused on the outside noises. As for the Boston Celtics, their win...

Miami Heat beat Boston Celtics, 104-98 Miami Heat beat Boston Celtics, 104-98

Kyrie Irving scored 23 points with three steals and three assists to lead the Celtics while rookie forward Jayson Tatum continued to look good with 18 points, seven rebounds and four assists in 34 minutes. By the second quarter, the Heat was abl...

HK's former home affairs secretary arrested by USA for graft scheme HK's former home affairs secretary arrested by USA for graft scheme

The FCPA bars companies from bribing foreign officials to gain a business advantage. Acting Assistant Attorney General Kenneth Blanco said the scheme involved bribes at the "highest levels of the governments" of two nations. Top Chinese oil company...

Michael Marrone cited for ball boy incident Michael Marrone cited for ball boy incident

With Adelaide desperately needing a goal to keep the game alive, Marrone rushed over to the ball boy to get the ball back, tackling him to the ground. "I can only say sorry and Micky is very down". Sydney FC later invited the ball boy up on stage t...

Clippers' Patrick Beverley expected to miss rest of season Clippers' Patrick Beverley expected to miss rest of season

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports Beverley has undergone a procedure on his knee and is out indefinitely. After missing five straight games with soreness in the knee, Beverley returned to the Clippers' starting lineup for Tuesday night's game at...

Texas A&M to fire Kevin Sumlin after regular season finale Texas A&M to fire Kevin Sumlin after regular season finale

Sumlin did say during his press conference, that he expects to be back next season. Texas A&M won 11 games in his debut season of 2012, but has slipped below double-digit victories every year since. Asked Wednesday for his reaction to the Chronicl...

49ers remain in no rush to start Jimmy Garoppolo at QB 49ers remain in no rush to start Jimmy Garoppolo at QB

Beathard played against the Giants in their last game. Rookie C.J. Beathard has held down the starting quarterback role while Garoppolo learns the playbook. 30. However, Garoppolo isn't signed beyond this season. However, the 49ers didn't likely ...

Parker Promoter To Hearn: Worry About Joshua's Chin, Not Presser! Parker Promoter To Hearn: Worry About Joshua's Chin, Not Presser!

Eddie Hearn also said he thought the video about Joshua looked like it had been done by his 8-year-old daughter. But Team Parker believe "there are bound to be more people who have dropped Joshua" and have offered fans a gift if they can provide ...

LaVar Ball: Lakers Coaches 'Soft' on Lonzo Ball LaVar Ball: Lakers Coaches 'Soft' on Lonzo Ball

I tell him to go get the victory. Well, that's one way to put it. Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball has had his fair share of ups and downs during the first 18 games of his National Basketball Association career, including some...

No unanimity among IPL franchises over retention policy No unanimity among IPL franchises over retention policy

This seems to be the mantra of the once-disgraced Indian Premier League ( IPL ) team as its owners sat along with their former colleagues during a meeting in Mumbai on Tuesday. While some teams supported the proposal, a celebrity owner of a cha...

Tom Brady dealing with an Achilles injury Tom Brady dealing with an Achilles injury

The reasons those two were not in attendance were not immediatley known, as each participated fully during last week's practices and played in Sunday's 33-8 win over the Oakland Raiders in Mexico City. The team's official injury report listed Brady...

Barcelona officials are concerned about Mesut Ozil's social life Barcelona officials are concerned about Mesut Ozil's social life

Despite the club being keen on keeping both of their top stars, the report goes on to state that Ozil will be allowed to leave for a fee of around £30million, meaning that Sanchez will have to wait until the summer to finally make his expected exit.

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