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Donald Trump pulls Usain Bolt into USA national anthem debate Donald Trump pulls Usain Bolt into USA national anthem debate
- September 27, 2017

Usain Bolt ran right into the middle of the latest Donald Trump controversy after the U.S. president last night responded to critics and protesters of the USA national anthem with a clip of the world's fastest man as he puts it, "showing respect". (more...)
England v West Indies 4th ODI: Teams announced
- September 27, 2017

Lewis remained unbeaten, having faced 130 balls including 17 fours and seven sixes. Lewis was taken off on a stretcher after being hit on the heel during the 47th over, bowled by Jake Ball. First to go was the main man of West Indies' line-up, Chris Gayle, whose 94 from 78 balls at Bristol had briefly kept alive his side's hopes of hunting down a hefty target of 370. (more...)
Ranveer Singh meets the World Cup winning squad of 1983 Ranveer Singh meets the World Cup winning squad of 1983
- September 27, 2017

Actor Ranveer Singh seems to take so much in the life of Kapil Dev as he will be featuring in the biopic movie of the cricketer that will capture the life events of Kapil Dev and his struggles too. "Try, but you'll find it hard to get such characters across India", Dev added. The film will be going on floors early next year. The winning team comprised of ace-cricketers like Kapil Dev , Mohinder Amarnath, Sunil Gavaskar, Kirti Azad, Yashpal Sharma, Krishnamachari Srikkanth, Roger ... (more...)
Speculation of Peyton Manning joining 2020 race for senator Speculation of Peyton Manning joining 2020 race for senator
- September 27, 2017

Senate seat. Manning is a beloved figure in Tennessee, having played college football for the University of Tennessee, and coming back to play his senior year amid predictions that he would have been the top pick in the NFL draft that year. (more...)
The Dallas Cowboys Took a Knee and Let America Down The Dallas Cowboys Took a Knee and Let America Down
- September 27, 2017

Sparks may have been singing the anthem, but she had plenty else to say with "Prov 31:8-9" written on her left hand as she sang before the game between the Arizona Cardinals and Dallas Cowboys . But the military, the flag and the anthem have been so strongly tied to sporting events since 1918. Many fans praised the Cowboys for the way they handled the pregame. (more...)
Injuries plague the Packers in Week Four Injuries plague the Packers in Week Four
- September 27, 2017

You'll also get -118 on Sports Interaction for Green Bay winning the third quarter, and -122 for the Packers winning the fourth. Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers posted a picture on Instagram in support of players who are protesting the national anthem and comments made by President Donald Trump. (more...)
Puerto Rico debt mountain overshadows Hurricane recovery efforts Puerto Rico debt mountain overshadows Hurricane recovery efforts
- September 27, 2017

It can accommodate up to 1,000 patient beds, with operating and treatment facilities equal to a major metropolitan medical center, and a medical staff of almost 1,000. But expediting local transportation and distribution on the ground is now key, said company officials . Amid some criticism from Democrats in Congress about the federal government's disaster response to recent hurricanes that devastated much of the island of Puerto Rico , President Donald Trump on Tuesday declared that he ... (more...)
Wenger bemoans 'cruel' Arsenal schedule
- September 27, 2017

We play tonight, we play in BATE on Thursday and we play Sunday morning. "There was no feeling of panic in the team", said Lacazette . "I have a decision to make about the squad and at the moment I would say that the schedule is a bit cruel", he told the media. (more...)
'My Wife is Jealous Because I Love Kane' - Mauricio Pochettino 'My Wife is Jealous Because I Love Kane' - Mauricio Pochettino
- September 27, 2017

His hat-trick was a "perfect" one - his first goal coming with his left foot, the second his right foot and third with his head. It's already being billed as Kane vs. Asked if he would swap Kane for Ronaldo, Poch said he'd rather have both. "Shearer was such a great striker for Blackburn and Newcastle and there's no doubt he's one of the best English football has ever provided. (more...)
Diego Costa officially completes move to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea Diego Costa officially completes move to Atletico Madrid from Chelsea
- September 27, 2017

Hazard, who English media reports say is on the verge of agreeing an improved contract with the Premier League champions, has struggled to repeat his impressive domestic displays in the Champions League , scoring only five times in 25 starts, with his last European goal coming in March 2015. (more...)
Costa lands in Madrid ahead of Atletico return Costa lands in Madrid ahead of Atletico return
- September 27, 2017

The 28-year-old bagged 20 goals as Chelsea regained the Premier League title. Morata , 24, has hit the ground running following his summer move from Real Madrid . For his part, Costa has insisted he feels "no bitterness" with anyone at Chelsea after his exit was sealed. "I have no problem", Conte added. We've been good at home. (more...)
Leipzig striker Timo Werner subbed due to noisy Besiktas fans Leipzig striker Timo Werner subbed due to noisy Besiktas fans
- September 27, 2017

According to Bild's Stefan Krause (h/t The Sun's Toby Gannon ), he had "circulatory problems" and dizziness, and Turkish outlet CapaMag Spor quoted Werner as saying: "I have never seen such an atmosphere in my life". "I still don't feel well". As Leipzig improved in the second half, the match was stopped for over 10 minutes when the floodlights went out, but Hasenhuttl refused to use that as an excuse for the defeat. (more...)
All eyes on Panthers vs Saints game during NFL, Trump battle All eyes on Panthers vs Saints game during NFL, Trump battle
- September 27, 2017

More than 150 players could be seen kneeling or sitting in the 14 games that took place Sunday, easily the largest such demonstration since former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first began protesting in 2016. Now as more players are joining in the peaceful protest, fans are taking more notice. The comments , which you can see below, also referred to playing the sport professionally as a "privilege" rather than the culmination of years of hard work with the ... (more...)
US Charges 10 in Crackdown on College Basketball Kickbacks US Charges 10 in Crackdown on College Basketball Kickbacks
- September 27, 2017

Attorney Joon H. Kim at a news conference. In one of the biggest crackdowns on the corrupting role of money in college basketball, 10 men - including a top Adidas executive and four assistant coaches - were charged Tuesday with using hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes to influence star athletes' choice of schools, shoe sponsors, agents, even tailors. (more...)
Donald Trump: 'Big progress being made' after Cowboys' pre-anthem protest Donald Trump: 'Big progress being made' after Cowboys' pre-anthem protest
- September 27, 2017

The protests began last season when quarterback Colin Kaepernick started kneeling during the anthem in protest of racial injustice. "And when you have lost the moral f-ing high ground to Roger Goodell , something is horribly wrong". players, including the former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick , and asked a mainly white crowd if "people like yourselves" agreed with his anger at "those people", players who take a knee during the national anthem to protest racism. (more...)
Dwyane Wade, LeBron James reunite in Cleveland Dwyane Wade, LeBron James reunite in Cleveland
- September 27, 2017

Basketball star LeBron James praised the players who protested against Trump, and accused the U.S. president of "using sports to try and divide us". That makes zero sense. My job and my calling is much bigger than that guy . "For me as a professional athlete in this state, and even though this state voted for Trump, that doesn't stop me from inspiring the people of the state and inspiring the youth", James said . (more...)
Trump Trying To Trump Trying To "Divide Us", Says Lebron James
- September 27, 2017

James' Twitter account exploded from there, the 640,000 and counting retweets making it one of the top 15 shared posts ever. "And.he doesn't even care", James said . While James added he wasn't going to discuss his impending free agency this season, these comments are the first he's made about that issue since the LeBron-to-Los Angeles rumors began to swirl this summer. (more...)
New York police officer shot during car stop leaves hospital New York police officer shot during car stop leaves hospital
- September 27, 2017

Because he was 17 at the time, Judge George Villegas of Bronx Supreme Court gave him a sweet deal at his September 20 sentencing, in which he received only probation and youthful-offender status. 'We have an officer shot in face, ' an officer told dispatch. Maher, a Yonkers resident, graduated from Yonkers' Lincoln High School in 2009 and joined the department in 2015. (more...)
Jose Mourinho's fresh Antoine Griezmann hopes, Chelsea lead race for Edinson Cavani Jose Mourinho's fresh Antoine Griezmann hopes, Chelsea lead race for Edinson Cavani
- September 27, 2017

The 26-year-old was linked with a move to the 2016/17 UEFA Europa League champions earlier during the transfer window, but talks ended when the France international's current club got handed a transfer ban by Federation Internationale de Football Association. (more...)
Best Tweets: Who's Diego Costa? We've got Morata! Best Tweets: Who's Diego Costa? We've got Morata!
- September 27, 2017

That was the lesson we learnt from Chelsea's dismantling of Stoke on Saturday when one Alvaro Morato notched a hat-trick to continue his fine start to the season. The Spanish club won over two legs in the 2014 Champions League semifinals to get its first shot at the European title in almost 40 years. Manchester United fans, however, did not amend their chant for Romelu Lukaku which was deemed racist as it continued to be heard during they 1-0 win at Southampton. (more...)
Stoke City 0 Chelsea 4: Magic Morata hits hat-trick Stoke City 0 Chelsea 4: Magic Morata hits hat-trick
- September 27, 2017

The Spanish striker signed from Real Madrid in the summer and appears a shrewd addition already. The day after Diego Costa flew to Atletico Madrid after sealing his 58 million pound ($78.25 million) move, his replacement, Alvaro Morata , scored a hat-trick in Chelsea's 4-0 rout of Stoke City to mark the dawning of a new era at the champions. (more...)
Morata hat-trick gives Chelsea comfortable win at Stoke Morata hat-trick gives Chelsea comfortable win at Stoke
- September 27, 2017

Atletico left back Filipe Luis played for Chelsea in 2014-15, and current Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata played in Atletico's youth squads before eventually becoming a regular with city rival Real Madrid . Chelsea scored from their only two shots in the first half, Morata putting them in front after just 82 seconds before fellow Spain worldwide Pedro netted his second goal in his last three games. (more...)
PSG vs Bayern Munich 27 September 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions PSG vs Bayern Munich 27 September 2017: UCL Preview and Predictions
- September 27, 2017

We do, of course, have the small matter of 19 Ligue 1 games to judge this now much-vaunted side on, as well as other UCL games against Celtic and Anderlecht, but the 2017 portion of PSG's campaign had already been laid out by Gerard Pique prior to Neymar's move. (more...)
Conte wants more from hat-trick hero Morata Conte wants more from hat-trick hero Morata
- September 27, 2017

Costa, a key figure in Chelsea's two Premier League title wins in last three seasons, appeared to have sealed his inevitable exit from Chelsea after they agreed to sell the 28-year-old back to Atletico Madrid. "For sure it will be a really tough game. We must pay great attention". "It's not easy to win away against Stoke". "He renewed his contract with Chelsea for many years - a long contract - and this shows that we trust him. (more...)
Tottenham @ APOEL Lineups and Preview Tottenham @ APOEL Lineups and Preview
- September 27, 2017

Upon hearing claims from the ex-Spurs player as well as manager - considered one of the club's greatest players himself - that he could go onto become the best striker in the north London outfit's history, Kane admitted it's a target. Again in good shape Harry Kane , which affected the results. Add to that that Tottenham is simply a stronger side than APOEL and will probably prove to be too much for their Cypriot opponents. (more...)