Thursday October 17-th, 2019

McLaren confirm James Key start date as team's technical director McLaren confirm James Key start date as team's technical director

Toro Rosso agreed to grant Key an early release from his contract on March 23rd. He's the man that could be key (if you pardon the pun) to McLaren's hopes of climbing back up the grid - and now James Key has a start date with his new team.

India vs Australia 1st T20I: Mayank Markande makes T20I debut India vs Australia 1st T20I: Mayank Markande makes T20I debut

The upcoming series is the best chance for Rishabh Pant and Dinesh Karthik to show their worth for the team. The 26-year-old will look to make the most of these games in order to get a place in the World Cup squad as a back-up opener. However, th...

Jenny Shin birdies last to inch ahead at LPGA Thailand Jenny Shin birdies last to inch ahead at LPGA Thailand

The $1.6 million LPGA-sanctioned tournament is being held at the par-72 Siam Country Club in the beach resort town of Pattaya . American Lizette Salas and first-round leader Eun-Hee Ji are tied with Lee in the share of 2nd position while two time ...

Stars acquire Mats Zuccarello, report says Stars acquire Mats Zuccarello, report says

The second-round pick will become a first-round pick if the Stars win two playoff rounds. The Rangers now own four picks in the first two rounds of this year's draft. The Rangers also retained 30% of Zuccarello's salary-$4.5 million AAV. The Star...

Virat Kohli: We will go by what government and BCCI decide Virat Kohli: We will go by what government and BCCI decide

The BCCI has already written a letter to the ICC urging " all nations to sever ties with countries from which terrorism emanates ". "Whatever the govt and the board decides, we'll go by that and respect that", Virat said. In regards to this, Miandad ...

Don Nelson has been 'smoking some pot' in retirement Don Nelson has been 'smoking some pot' in retirement

Nelson was asked what he's been up to since leaving the National Basketball Association and he had quite a classic answer, as he didn't hesitate to say: "Yeah, I've been smoking some pot". He also apparently dabbles in high-stakes poker games with Wi...

France restore pride with Scotland win France restore pride with Scotland win

A spectacular second-half implosion against Wales and a 44-8 thrashing at the hands of England had left France winless after two games . Greig Laidlaw did convert one penalty to become the second highest points scorer ever for Scotland , bu...

Claude Puel Leaves Leicester City Claude Puel Leaves Leicester City

The victory was Palace's third win in their last four games in all competitions and marked a record day for boss Roy Hodgson, as he became the oldest-ever Premier League manager. "And obviously the only way I'm going to do that and keep progressing...

Warriors’ Draymond Green will not return to Rockets game after ankle injury Warriors’ Draymond Green will not return to Rockets game after ankle injury

Coach Mike D'Antoni said the reigning MVP and league scoring leader probably could have played through that. Harden received treatment on his right shoulder and neck while resting during Thursday's 111-106 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers , but the ...

Looks like Texas Tech will have it covered against Kansas Looks like Texas Tech will have it covered against Kansas

The Red Raiders (21-5) will be looking to avenge their February 2 79-63 loss at the hands of the Jay Hawks (20-6) when the two teams meet Saturday at the United Supermarkets Arena. Offensively, Texas Tech has been led by Jarrett Culver (17.7 pp...

Solskjaer: Man United must avoid a title drought like Liverpool's Solskjaer: Man United must avoid a title drought like Liverpool's

Egypt global Salah has quickly established himself as one of the best players in the Premier League after a fine debut season with Liverpool last campaign in which he scored 32 goals in 36 appearances, helping him win the prestigious PFA Player...

Del Potro tops Opelka to advance in Delray Beach Del Potro tops Opelka to advance in Delray Beach

Del Potro overcame 18 aces by Opelka and will next face American Mackenzie McDonald , who beat Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 7-5, 6-4. He held serve easily throughout and one break in each set was enough, clinching victory when Opelka sent a service retur...

Gallagher gets hat trick, Canadiens beat Flyers 5-1 | State National Sports Gallagher gets hat trick, Canadiens beat Flyers 5-1 | State National Sports

He's gone three straight games without a point for the fourth time this season. Then four minutes later, Tomas Tatar's 20th of the season made it 5-zip. It was the second straight game in which Hart was pulled. Gallagher completed his hat trick...

McIlroy four off the lead set by Johnson in Mexico McIlroy four off the lead set by Johnson in Mexico

The Northern Irishman made a storming start to his second round, birdieing three of the first four holes, but was back to level for the day after a double bogey at the ninth and only managed one birdie on the back nine. The 10th hole was merely a det...

Rangers Trade Deadline: Blueshirts Deal F Mats Zuccarello To Stars

Dallas acquires Mats Zuccarello , according to Dreger, while McKenzie reports the Rangers will receive a couple of conditional draft picks. The Rangers received conditional second- and third-round selection, which can turn into first-round picks.

Simeone apologises for ball grabbing gesture after Atletico beat Juven Simeone apologises for ball grabbing gesture after Atletico beat Juven

But when asked for his view, Simeone told a news conference on Saturday: "I understand everything". "It will surely be a great evening. I apologise and with that, I'd like to close the matter". So, March 12, which is THE challenge, we have to give ...

Senators trade centre Matt Duchene to Columbus for prospects, pick Senators trade centre Matt Duchene to Columbus for prospects, pick

It's the second deal in as many days between the two teams after Ottawa sent forward Matt Duchene to Columbus on Friday. The Senators were reportedly getting a package including prospects Vitaly Abramov and Jonathan Davidsson in return, as ...

Klopp: We didn’t miss Van Dijk much Klopp: We didn’t miss Van Dijk much

Despite that, Sweden global Lindelof has received plaudits as one of United's better performers, the 24-year-old establishing himself at the heart of the club's defence after a hard first season at Old Trafford. Virgil Van Dijk has been a Liverpo...

Several Ole Miss Players Kneel During National Anthem vs. Georgia Several Ole Miss Players Kneel During National Anthem vs. Georgia

With the teams lined up across the court at the free throw lines, six players took a knee and bowed at the start of the "The Star-Spangled Banner". The players actions took place while Confederate groups hosted a march through Oxford that was...

Zion Williamson will not play against Syracuse on Saturday Zion Williamson will not play against Syracuse on Saturday

With normal starters Zion Williamson and Marques Bolden sidelined, Krzyzewski opted for a different game plan, including the decision to debut Baker and insert Alex O'Connell into the starting lineup for the first time this season. In any case, he ...

Newcastle fans delighted with Miguel Almiron's man of the march performance Newcastle fans delighted with Miguel Almiron's man of the march performance

Smith saw red after a wild challenge on Almiron that saw referee Kevin Friend immediately besieged by home players before dismissing the Town captain. Newcastle extended their lead six minutes later when Perez beat Lossl from Rondon's knock-down t...

The Pelicans will sit Anthony Davis against the Lakers The Pelicans will sit Anthony Davis against the Lakers

According to The Athletic's Shams Charania, Davis will sit against New Orleans. With that in mind, the Pelicans don't have much to play for in the standings and interim general manager Danny Ferry addressed the media on Thursday evening with a clea...

Messi Scores Stunner for Barcelona Against Sevilla Messi Scores Stunner for Barcelona Against Sevilla

It was Messi again who restored parity this time for his weaker right-foot as he curled in the ball into the net aftter he was given space and time in the box. Five minutes from time Messi then netted the 650th goal of his career, delightfully ch...

Sri Lanka claim historic test series win over South Africa Sri Lanka claim historic test series win over South Africa

Yet the Sri Lankans cruised to victory in Port Elizabeth early on Day 3 of the second match against test cricket's No. 2-ranked team, reaching the victory target of 197 for the loss of just two wickets. The home side's top-order struggles have cont...

Bencic upsets Halep, reaches Dubai semis Bencic upsets Halep, reaches Dubai semis

World number two Simona Halep was knocked out of the Dubai Championships as Swiss youngster Belinda Bencic again showed fight and resilience to reach the semi-finals. Su-Wei won the last six games of the match to take it 6-4, 1-6, 7-5, advancin...

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