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Lewis Hamilton in playful mood after extending lead over Sebastian Vettel Lewis Hamilton in playful mood after extending lead over Sebastian Vettel
- September 18, 2017

Although Vettel continued for a short distance, his team soon came on the radio to tell him to stop due to a loss of water pressure. Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo prevented a Mercedes 1-2 by finishing ahead of Valtteri Bottas , who placed third. (more...)
Daniel Ricciardo still targeting win in Singapore
- September 18, 2017

The partnership has been a fruitful one as Sebastian Vettel claimed four consecutive World Drivers' Championships from 2010 to 2013 while Red Bull took the Constructors' title in each of those seasons. "That wasn't reason we were second and not first". "Daniel started to lose an bad lot of gearbox oil, which created a lot of problems with oil pressure, and we were feeling that it was looking unlikely that Daniel would get to the end of the race", said team boss Christian Horner. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp confirms three players who will start for Liverpool against Leicester Jurgen Klopp confirms three players who will start for Liverpool against Leicester
- September 18, 2017

Jurgen Klopp has insisted that he is not feeling the pressure of winning a trophy at Liverpool ahead of the start of the Reds' EFL Cup campaign. Liverpool's third choice 'keeper, who had a hugely successful season on loan with Huddersfield previous year, will get his chance on Tuesday evening. (more...)
Arsenal legend Ljungberg leaves Wolfsburg alongside ousted Jonker Arsenal legend Ljungberg leaves Wolfsburg alongside ousted Jonker
- September 18, 2017

Jonker was only handed the reins in February, as he was brought in to help steer the club through a relegation scrap - with victory in a two-legged play-off clash with Eintracht Braunschweig eventually seeing them safe. "We expressly wish to thank Andries Jonker and his coaching staff, for rescuing VfL's position in the top flight at the last minute at the end of last season". (more...)
Elliott scores 5 days after signing with Eagles Elliott scores 5 days after signing with Eagles
- September 18, 2017

Chiefs center Mitch Morse left the Chiefs' 27-20 win over Philadelphia on Sunday with what coach Andy Reid called a sprained foot after the game. The officials stopped the game with 33 seconds remaining in the first quarter Sunday and the Broncos leading 7-0. On the next play, he scrambled left and dashed 13 yards to the sideline-ending with a dive to the stick-for a critical third-down conversion. (more...)
Gennady Golovkin After Controversial Scorecard: 'This is awful. It's Unbelievable' Gennady Golovkin After Controversial Scorecard: 'This is awful. It's Unbelievable'
- September 18, 2017

Loeffler said. "It sets up a tremendous rematch if Canelo wants another crack at the titles". Bennett said Byrd was "wide" on her scoring and even Alvarez promoter Oscar De La Hoya said, "What was that?" All 3 judges agreed that Alvarez won the final 3 rounds and the first two while Golovkin controlled the middle rounds on the two more realistic cards. (more...)
Syrian man identified as suspect in London train bombing
- September 18, 2017

The road remained cordoned off Sunday as anti-terror cops continue to search the area after ordering people out of their homes in the dramatic raid on Saturday. "There would be men going in his house". The couple are understood to have been looking after two teenaged refugees in recent weeks. The arrest was ordered after CCTV footage emerged showing a suspect setting up the attack. (more...)
Atleti 'make final €65m Costa bid' Atleti 'make final €65m Costa bid'
- September 18, 2017

The Range Rover he had left in the first team auto park at the start of the summer has now been shifted out to a youth team bay. The 24-year-old has scored three times in the Premier League in five appearances and has two assists. An agreement remained elusive during the summer transfer window, but since Costa won't be able to play for Atletico Madrid until January, the Spanish giants are looking to push through the deal at the moment. (more...)
Jacoby Brissett gives hope the Colts can survive until Andrew Luck returns
- September 18, 2017

On first down, Palmer used a play action pass and found a streaking J.J. Nelson on a post route. Both teams have already been decimated by injuries this season. They can't have first-and-goal at the 7 and then immediately retreat with a false start and end up with a field goal. This trio combined for 348 rushing yards and three touchdowns playing second fiddle to Johnson last season. (more...)
Cologne want 5-0 loss to Borussia Dortmund to be replayed Cologne want 5-0 loss to Borussia Dortmund to be replayed
- September 18, 2017

A minute after his first goal, the Gabon worldwide made it two after slotting Lukasz Piszczek's low cross home, to make it 4-0. Aubameyang, last season's top scorer in the Bundesliga, now has four goals in as many league games, one behind Bayern Munich's Robert Lewandowski. (more...)
Sindhu stuns world champion Nozomi for Korean Open title Sindhu stuns world champion Nozomi for Korean Open title
- September 18, 2017

In Glasgow, she had steered off-track, perhaps undone by Okuhara's relentless defence. In the decider, Sindhu somehow managed to find her feet. Okuhara was trying her best and in the process of saving a match point sent the shuttle long and gifted Sindhu the big win. (more...)
India defeats Australia by 26 runs (D/L method) in series opener India defeats Australia by 26 runs (D/L method) in series opener
- September 18, 2017

Dhoni, who has captained the successful Chennai franchise in the Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament, then made it count along with Pandya for company. MS (Dhoni ) and Hardik (Pandya ) played very well and obviously the rain came. "We spoke at the toss to post a good score. In the end that proved to be a match-winning partnership". (more...)
Florida swelters and asks: When will power and AC be back? Florida swelters and asks: When will power and AC be back?
- September 18, 2017

But the Rehabilitation Center of Hollywood Hills is pushing back against charges it let the patients die. "Unfortunately, emergency services were called obviously too late". Families looking for information can call the hospital hotline at 954-265-1074. The Florida Health Care Association , an industry group for long-term care, released a statement emphasizing the strain Hurricane Irma has put on nursing homes and care centers. (more...)
Combative fifties from Pandya, Dhoni lift India to 281
- September 18, 2017

Chidambaram Stadium here on Sunday. Earlier, contrasting half centuries from all-rounder Hardik Pandya and Dhoni helped India recover from a precarious 87/5 to post a healthy 281/7. Pandya was under pressure when he walked onto bat, but did not allow Australia dominate proceedings. "You don't really have a great deal of time to make things up when you need eight an over basically from ball one", Smith said. (more...)
Panthers TE Olsen to miss time with broken foot Panthers TE Olsen to miss time with broken foot
- September 18, 2017

Olsen: "I broke my foot". This explains the minimal trauma that was needed. The second was a throw into double coverage to receiver Russell Shepard, again broken up (and almost picked off) by Poyer. He will see Dr. Robert Anderson on Monday, but said he expects to be out a while. He is the fourth active running back to achieve the feat, joining Darren Sproles, Matt Forte and Frank Gore. (more...)
Antonio Gates sets all-time record for touchdowns by a tight end Antonio Gates sets all-time record for touchdowns by a tight end
- September 18, 2017

Gates has been so good for so long that his backstory has faded a bit. Gates' score broke a tie with Tony Gonzalez , who retired in 2013 after his 17 season. On the same day that former Charger LaDainian Tomlinson was honored at Los Angeles' StubHub Center and received his Hall of Fame ring, the next future Hall of Famer from the team made history. (more...)
Astros sweep Mariners, clinch AL West title Astros sweep Mariners, clinch AL West title
- September 18, 2017

The Astros will begin postseason play on October 5th. This would be Houston's seventh division crown and first since switching to the American League for the 2013 season. The Astros (91-58) are 1½ games behind Cleveland (93-57) for the best record in the American League . After winning three straight, the Mariners have dropped their last two in Houston, falling 3.5 games back in the wild-card race. (more...)
David Luiz sent off as Chelsea draws with Arsenal David Luiz sent off as Chelsea draws with Arsenal
- September 18, 2017

They kept all the players from last season. Steve Nicol and Shaka Hislop question how much Arsenal's win over Cologne will help them heading into their clash against Chelsea . I think they should be alright. Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette is "good" but Chelsea landed a "top drawer" signing in Alvaro Morata , says Paul Merson. (more...)
Mourinho reacts to United 4 Everton 0 Mourinho reacts to United 4 Everton 0
- September 18, 2017

Antonio Valencia and Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored United's opening goals in a 4-0 victory over the Toffees at Old Trafford and Lukaku found the net against his former club in the 89th minute. "The 2-0 came and after that the third and fourth goal are just a effect of a team that are sad and another team that is happy". "His professional level has improved, he's working much, much better, so we are happy". (more...)
WAFU: Black Stars progress to semi finals WAFU: Black Stars progress to semi finals
- September 18, 2017

Ghana are top of the group after recording six points from two matches, while Nigeria are second on two points after their two straight draws with Mali and Guinea. "They have taken their chances very well", he remarked. The Stars got the needed goal in the 74th when a swift inter positional play by the Ghanaians saw Winful Cobbinah's 20 yard strike finding the back of the net to grab the lead for the host nation. (more...)
Vettel, Raikkonen escape punishment over Singapore GP crash Vettel, Raikkonen escape punishment over Singapore GP crash
- September 18, 2017

Vettel initially appeared to have escaped serious damage as he withstood Hamilton's bid for the lead through the opening turns, but it quickly became clear that the Ferrari was wounded, and the injury became terminal when the four-time champion spun into the wall between turns four and five. (more...)
Last rites ceremony of MIAF Arjan Singh underway at Brar Square Last rites ceremony of MIAF Arjan Singh underway at Brar Square
- September 18, 2017

President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted, "Sad at demise of a great air warrior & Marshal of the Air Force Arjan Singh ". The mortal remains of Marshal of the Indian Air Force Arjan Singh were taken to Brar Square in New Delhi in a gun carriage for his last rites ceremony on Monday. (more...)
2-0 Chiefs have NFL's best resume after win over Eagles
- September 18, 2017

Can they do it? For the Chiefs, they showed why they are considered one of the best teams in the AFC on Sunday. Fifth-round pick Tyreek Hill proved to be the steal of the National Football League draft last season. Pederson said that, like Reid, he scripts roughly the first 15 plays. In his four-plus years in Kansas City, Smith is 42-20 and has led the Chiefs to the playoffs in three of his first four years in K.C. (more...)
Truex opens NASCAR Cup playoffs with impressive Chicagoland win Truex opens NASCAR Cup playoffs with impressive Chicagoland win
- September 18, 2017

Remember all those playoff points that were supposed to carry regular-season champion Martin Truex Jr . through the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs? Truex, who was running the low line, pulled underneath the No. "It's important to come here and not let the pressure get to you, and I think we did a good job of that". I'm kind of speechless, but Barney (Visser, team owner), and everyone at TRD (Toyota Racing Development) in Costa Mesa building great engines and TRD Salisbury-Bass ... (more...)
Slovenia win EuroBasket 2017 title Slovenia win EuroBasket 2017 title
- September 18, 2017

But Slovenia, which had upset pre-tournament favorite Spain 92-72 in the semifinals, refused to fold. Following the win, Dragic was named the MVP of EuroBasket. Spain switched to a zone defense to start the fourth quarter, but Slovenia answered with yet another three-pointer in the first thirty seconds to put the game out of reach. (more...)