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by | November 12, 2018 | 11:14

We've barely started the season, so our identity is going to be found out later". "So our identity is going to be found out later". But the oddsmakers in Las Vegas aren't so sure Duke could hold its own even against the worst team in the National Basketball Association.

by | November 12, 2018 | 09:59

Anderson, the first South African to qualify for the tournament since Wayne Ferreira 23 years ago, did not make his first grand slam quarter-final until 2015 and has now reached two finals in as many seasons. It's just that practice has been a bit all over the place, [at] Queen's, on the outside courts here, then centre as well. The sight of ball boys or girls scurrying around to deliver sweaty towels on command to ratty players is not an edifying one and has become a bone of contention in ...

by | November 11, 2018 | 16:25

On virtually the same piece of Interlagos tarmac where he passed Timo Glock to sensationally win his maiden title a decade ago, Hamilton, caught napping as he prepared for his quick lap , veered into the path of Sergey Sirotkin's Williams , which was approaching at 150mph.

by | November 11, 2018 | 16:19

When I say fault, I mean for the right reasons", he said. Mourinho claims the pressure he is under is the "fault" of United's legendary past success. Asked what it was about Aguero he was not a fan of, Mourinho responded: "I keep (that) for me". "Lukaku is training with the team this morning", said Mourinho.

by | November 11, 2018 | 14:13

Dananjaya, who took two wickets in the first Test, will be allowed to continue to play while testing is carried out. The win helped England claimed their first away Test victory in 13 matches. In doing so he became the 20th Englishman to hit a hundred in his first Test and just the second wicketkeeper, following Matt Prior in 2007. However, he said that he hopes to play some first-class cricket before he bids an adieu to the game completely.

by | November 11, 2018 | 14:14

After dropping two points in their last Premier League outing, Liverpool are out for blood and a midweek defeat in Serbia will also serve as motivation to return to winning ways as the Reds head towards the crunch festive fixture list. "We are really ambitious, whatever we can get we want to get". I have spoken to him about it - but not along the lines of "this is good" or "that isn't".

by | November 10, 2018 | 09:42

City find themselves top of the Premier League once again, whereas United have fallen to seventh and find themselves nine points behind their arch enemies. To date, Sanchez has scored just four times in 28 appearances for the Red Devils, something which has left Jose Mourinho baffled as he searches for answers for the player's drop in form.

by | November 10, 2018 | 08:51

Derrick Rose has a strong performance as he scores 31 points, but can't hit a critical shot late. Kevin McHale on NBATV commented on the pressure the young Lakers are experiencing playing alongside LeBron for the first time, saying that Chandler may be able to bring the same veteran maturity but alleviate some of the pressure of playing on the same team as LeBron James .

by | November 10, 2018 | 06:32

While Jurgen Klopp anticipated a hard evening in front of Red Star's hostile fans at the Stadion Rajko Mitić, the Liverpool boss still would have expected for his players to secure all three points. And the game before that [against Arsenal] was an okay game. "We can do better, that's always the case, but our football so far has been pretty successful".

by | November 09, 2018 | 04:01

Bryce Harper made it clear at the last home game of the 2018 season that he enjoyed playing for the Washington Nationals . Harper and Boras reportedly had expected bidding to start at 10 years for $350 million. An unbelievable amount to turn down - as it would be the biggest free-agent deal in terms of total money in the history of the four major sport - but also almost $100 million short of what Harper and agent Scott Boras are seeking.

by | November 09, 2018 | 02:53

England's all-time record goalscorer Rooney will come on as a second-half substitute at Wembley but will not captain the side or wear the number 10 shirt. "It's a shame because you want it to be a fitting tribute to an outstanding player who I think has often been undervalued in terms of how well he played for England ", he added.

by | November 09, 2018 | 02:45

Manchester Utd manager Jose Mourinho had a few words for Juventus players after his side beat them 2-1 in Turin. FW Jesse Lingard, 6 - Back in the team after seven games out but started well, finding pockets of space in the first half, particularly when United were trying to break.

by | November 09, 2018 | 02:43

This evening's game provides an opportunity for Maurizio Sarri's men to reach the knockout stages of the Europa League . BATE started strongly and came within a whisker of taking an early lead as former Arsenal midfielder Alexander Hleb teed up Dmitri Baga for a long-range strike which crashed against Chelsea goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga's post.

by | November 08, 2018 | 07:29

Novak Djokovic will face Alexander Zverev and Marin Cilic in the round-robin stage at the ATP Finals , while Roger Federer will get the chance to exact revenge on Kevin Anderson in London . "Since the problem in the abdominal muscle also prevents me from playing in London , we take advantage of the moment to remove the free body [in the ankle] and avoid future problems", he said.

by | November 08, 2018 | 06:06

We'll see. I'm not holding my breath if I'm a Gold Glove-winner or not. The 2018 Gold Glove announcement continued an individual defensive dynasty, provided a surprise tie and revealed a major upset for the Atlanta Braves . First baseman Matt Olson and third baseman Matt Chapman were recognized for the Athletics, and second baseman D.J. LeMahieu and third baseman Nolan Arenado won for the Rockies.

by | November 07, 2018 | 08:19

After the two players held their serves for 4-all, Khachanov broke for the first time before bagging the first set 6-4. If he defeats Thiem, Khachanov will have earned three Top 10 wins in as many days after beating No. "I'm really pleased to overcome this kind of challenge". Djokovic , who beat Khachanov on the way to winning the Wimbledon title this summer, is seeking a record-extending fifth Paris Masters title.

by | November 07, 2018 | 07:08

Barcelona are now top of Group B after winning all of their games in the Champions League , while opponents Inter sit in second - their only defeat coming against the Spanish side. Does FC Barcelona's ideal UEFA Champions League record represent something more substantive than a hot start? Barca were without a win in four league games and defensive errors looked set to play havoc with their title challenge.

by | November 07, 2018 | 07:05

The visitors appeared on course to inflict a first defeat on the Gunners since August when Milner scored the 50th Premier League goal of his career to open the scoring just after the hour-mark. Only two players featured in the midweek 2-1 Carabao Cup win over Blackpool and it actually looked like Liverpool were tiring in the latter stages of this high octane affair.

by | November 05, 2018 | 23:10

He will also get the chance to add to his tally of 53 global goals, with those efforts having made him the only man to pass a half-century of strikes for the Three Lions. "Playing for England was the greatest honor of my career - so winning my 120th, and final, cap will be a particularly special moment for me". Wayne Rooney has won more caps than any other England outfield player.

by | November 01, 2018 | 18:15

Having made all three substitutions, hosts Leicester were forced to play the final minutes of the match with 10 men. We started very well, but after, I don't know why, we lost control. "We drew against Leicester away with one player less which can be seen as a good result but the mentality of the players is to want more". It all came from a cross whipped into the box by Felipe Anderson which was headed towards Balbuena by Declan Rice .

by | November 01, 2018 | 17:14

The 30-year-old has caught 581 passes for 6,936 yards and 37 touchdowns in 129 career regular-season games. Tate had 416 catches for 4,741 yards in less than 4 and a half seasons in Detroit. We have a little bit of time to get him up to speed. Players develop relationships with teammates, fans and cities, so it's not always easy to show them the door when it's about that time.

by | November 01, 2018 | 16:59

At that point the guys were just feeding Klay and felt for him because he's had a rough start to the season. Tim Hardaway Jr . scored 24 points for the Knicks , who have dropped five in a row after a season-opening victory over Atlanta.

by | November 01, 2018 | 12:44

He also said some players may have been fearful about giving negative feedback - which the review indicated was another problematic feature of Australian cricket culture. "What I can say is when I engage with players in this new role, I'll be engaging with 100 per cent of them". CA chairman David Peever said there is no chance that Smith and Warner will be available to return to worldwide or domestic cricket before April 2019, while Bancroft will remain banned until next January.

by | November 01, 2018 | 09:47

Thomas has 402 receiving yards and three touchdowns in eight games this season with the Broncos . Thomas' departure from the Broncos opens the door for more playing time for second-round pick Courtland Sutton . Thomas is owed $14 million in base salary next season . Assistant coach Wes Welker is a former teammate of Thomas, and the entire Sports Performance staff, led by Senior Director Luke Richesson, were all in Denver before moving to Houston this past offseason.

by | October 31, 2018 | 13:31

The 35th-ranked Serb then broke Federer's serve three times, including back-to-back to clinch the set and level the match. From there Federer really set the tone of the match in the tiebreaker, where the Swiss man raced to a 5-1 lead before earning the set after an hour of hard-fight when Simon erred his backhand wide.

by | October 31, 2018 | 12:48

Tried something a little different. "I was clear with what I had to do on court", she said. "I think I did that throughout the year". "The third set really showed that I was mentally tough". "After the US Open a year ago, everyone was, like, 'Oh, she's a one-hit wonder, she'll never do anything again, it was just lucky, no one was playing, blah, blah, blah, '...this season I was like 'I really want to play a little more consistent, I want to have some better results in the bigger tournaments ...

by | October 31, 2018 | 09:59

We were outstanding in the second half". You'd have given a penny for the old man's thoughts, then, when young Lewis Ferguson - his heir and spare - rose to head the late goal which earned the Pittodrie club another crack at the old trophy against Celtic in the Betfred Cup Final on December 2.

by | October 29, 2018 | 17:13

Matt Fitzpatrick had five straight birdies to overcome a rough start and post a 67. He was two shots ahead going to the 17th when his tee shot went off the side of a hill and into a hazard, leading to double bogey. His double bogey on the 17th hole sent him from a two-shot lead to a one-shot deficit, and then he compounded it with another mistake on the 18th. But the 29-year-old American, whose fast-improving game has vaulted him up the golf world rankings to 17th, righted the ship with ...

by | October 29, 2018 | 17:02

Tottenham have won seven and lost none of their last nine Premier League games played on Monday (D2), with their last defeat coming against Norwich in April 2012 (1-2). Mauricio Pochettino says this season has seen him endure his "worst feeling" as Tottenham's manager despite guiding them to their best ever Premier League start.

by | October 28, 2018 | 10:11

And the age is really something we don't concern ourselves about. "I felt privileged to be able to watch what Nathan Eovaldi did", Porcello said. The longest game in World Series history turned out to be a rough night for a former Texas Ranger .

by | October 28, 2018 | 08:31

Barcelona emerged victorious from their Champions League clash against Inter Milan on Wednesday evening, with Rafinha, the player drafted in as Messi's replacement, scoring the opening goal in the 32nd minute. Real Madrid can move on from the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo despite their struggles since the exit of the five-time world footballer of the year, according to former striker Julio Baptista.

by | October 27, 2018 | 20:10

He bettered his own record of 1000 runs in a year in 15 matches set in 2012 and Hashim amla's record in same number of matches in 2010. In 213 ODIs Kohli has amassed 10,076 runs with 48 half-centuries and 37 centuries at an average of 59.62.

by | October 27, 2018 | 20:05

India squad for Australia T20Is: Virat Kohli (c), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Dinesh Karthik, Rishabh Pant (wk), Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Washington Sundar, Krunal Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed.

by | October 26, 2018 | 07:47

Sarri has found a winning formula in Europe without fielding his preferred strongest line-up and will have been delighted to see the likes of Loftus-Cheek and Gary Cahill step up while Eden Hazard and David Luiz were rested. "I hope to be able to do it in the future, but I need the cooperation of the players". "In the offensive phase wonderful". Now I think the same, but now he's now more suitable to my football .

by | October 26, 2018 | 07:16

The Raiders , who received a first-round draft pick from the Cowboys, dealt away Cooper less than two months after trading star pass-rusher Khalil Mack to the Bears in a deal that sent two first-round picks back to Oakland. "Attacking his character, attacking him as a leader on this football team is a joke", Lee stated sternly. Smith added that this could be a learning opportunity for the players.

by | October 26, 2018 | 06:46

After hearing of Embiid's comments about owning "real estate in his head", Drummond took to Twitter and posted the following message: "Lol does he?" Drummond picked up his first technical foul with 2:01 left in the third quarter. Simmons said he felt good during warm-ups Wednesday and his back didn't bother him. Then, down the stretch of regulation, the teams traded the lead six times, with three ties.

by | October 26, 2018 | 06:29

Naomi Osaka used her potent serve to punishing effect to claim the U.S. Open title last month but the Japanese has been unable to harness it's full power at the WTA Finals, losing her opening two round-robin matches in tight three-setters.

by | October 24, 2018 | 04:05

Cooper, from the University of Alabama, was taken with the fourth overall pick in the first round in the 2013 NFL Draft by the Raiders. I get that it's been frustrating for Jerry Jones and his family to watch Dak Prescott throw to nobody, but a first round pick is way too high of a price to pay, especially considering that Cooper has not even been all that good.

by | October 24, 2018 | 03:59

Manny Machado set the tone with a full-count bunt single in the second inning, setting the stage for Cody Bellinger's 425-foot, two-run home run to right. It's not overstating to say Taylor's catch might go down as one of the most incredible catches, or least most important catches, in postseason history.

by | October 23, 2018 | 00:55

The five-time Champions League victor spoke to the media ahead of tomorrow's encounter and was asked about the allegations at the end of the press conference. Ronaldo is returning to Old Trafford for the second time since leaving United to join Real Madrid in 2009. Marouane Fellaini, Phil Jones, Diogo Dalot, Scott McTominay and Jesse Lingard also missed the session at United's training ground but Antonio Valencia , who was not part of the squad at Chelsea, returned.