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Bayern Munich part company with coach Carlo Ancelotti after PSG defeat Bayern Munich part company with coach Carlo Ancelotti after PSG defeat
- September 30, 2017

FILE - In this February 14, 2017 Bayern's head coach Carlo Ancelotti attends a training session prior to the Champions League round of 16 soccer match between FC Bayern Munich and Arsenal in Munich, Germany. Hasan Salihamidžić and I met Carlo today for full and frank discussions where we informed him of our decision. "I would like to thank Carlo for our work together and regret the development it has taken", Rummenigge said. (more...)
Chelsea FC Began as Underdogs, but Now Favored Over Man City Chelsea FC Began as Underdogs, but Now Favored Over Man City
- September 30, 2017

Alvaro Morata has scored six goals in his first six Premier League appearances; three with his head and three with his right foot. Given his side's strong recent form, draw no bet odds of 19/20 (1.95 ) actually seem well worth backing on the Chelsea manager maintaining his side's strong home record against the visitors. (more...)
NFL Week Four Match Up: Rams at Cowboys NFL Week Four Match Up: Rams at Cowboys
- September 30, 2017

Offensively, the Rams are averaging 35.7 points and 374.3 total yards (279.0 in passing and 95.3 in rushing) per game. In his past three games against the Cowboys, McVay's offense in Washington averaged 27.7 points per game, which is a number he'll probably be looking to blow out of the water with his suddenly high-flying offense in Los Angeles . (more...)
Bangladesh avoid follow-on against South Africa in Potchefstroom Bangladesh avoid follow-on against South Africa in Potchefstroom
- September 30, 2017

Morne Morkel made an important breakthrough for South Africa 10 minutes before tea when he dismissed Mahmudullah for 66 with the second new ball. Mominul's score of 77 is the highest by any Bangladeshi batsman in South Africa . Tamim, though, wasn't overwhelmed by the situation, persisting with his positive batting but he eventually departed for 39, caught down the leg side to an innocuous delivery from Andile Phehlukwayo that earned the debutant his maiden Test scalp. (more...)
Abbott gives Houston $50 Million for Harvey Recovery, Turner Rescinds Tax Increase Abbott gives Houston $50 Million for Harvey Recovery, Turner Rescinds Tax Increase
- September 30, 2017

The tone of Mr. Turner's and Mr. Abbott's joint news conference was serious at times, but also lighthearted. Houston officials said Abbott misunderstood city finances, and on Thursday, the Houston Chronicle blistered Abbott in an editorial for refusing to start spending from Texas' $10 billion emergency savings fund. (more...)
3 bold predictions for Week 5 SEC battle — Georgia vs Tennessee
- September 30, 2017

We still got a lot of room for improvement. Just one week before, Mississippi State handled a top 15 team in the LSU Tigers in Starkville, MS. The Bulldogs defense is arguably the toughest the Vols have faced this season, and Tennessee's offense has looked far from stellar the last two weeks. (more...)
Legend Woods has nothing to prove to anyone, says McIlroy Legend Woods has nothing to prove to anyone, says McIlroy
- September 30, 2017

Rory McIlroy needed the help of a spectator to keep his first round of the British Masters on track as he tries to end a disappointing season in style at Close House. "I am a lot more comfortable with my game as I got a lot of confidence from my result in Switzerland after a poor summer". "I've been busy for a year basically, then very busy for the last week and extremely busy for the last three days, so when I slipped my spikes on yesterday afternoon it was a bit of a relief to actually ... (more...)
Hazard must be more ruthless to reach Messi, Ronaldo levels - Conte Hazard must be more ruthless to reach Messi, Ronaldo levels - Conte
- September 30, 2017

The same for Messi'. But the Italian also added, "If God gives you this talent, you must exploit this talent". When Jose Mourinho was in charge at Stamford Bridge, he made similar demands of Hazard which sometimes seemed to burden the Belgium forward. (more...)
Ajayi enjoying London homecoming with Dolphins
- September 30, 2017

During Carolina's first drive against the Saints last week, the Panthers picked up 5.2 yards per carry, which featured 10 rushes. This cross-conference contest is important for both teams. The defense should also get a boost with the return of linebacker Lawrence Timmons. He missed the team's opening game against the Chargers after leaving and not telling anyone where he was going. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton Off Pace In Malaysia Practice As Romain Grosjean Crashes
- September 30, 2017

Malaysia proved to be the defining moment of the 2016 season with Hamilton retiring from the lead with engine trouble, gifting Nico Rosberg a championship lead he would not squander and it looks as though Malaysia could play a similar role this time around. (more...)
Newcastle vs Liverpool: Paul Merson reveals prediction for Premier League clash Newcastle vs Liverpool: Paul Merson reveals prediction for Premier League clash
- September 30, 2017

But as he prepares Newcastle to take on his former club at St James' Park on Sunday, Benitez insisted Liverpool "have everything in place to do well" under Klopp. "We have Daniel Sturridge". Paul Dummett and Massadio Haidara will not feature for Newcastle, who could also be without Florian Lejeune. On the other side of the pitch, the Reds have thrived, and with Sadio Mane returning from suspension, the outlook for the attack is better still. (more...)
Antonio Brown doesn't think Ben Roethlisberger is making a critical mistake Antonio Brown doesn't think Ben Roethlisberger is making a critical mistake
- September 30, 2017

Even though the Steelers lost in overtime to the Chicago Bears last weekend, he still had 10 catches for 110 yards and a score. The last thing the Ravens want is to kick any financial obligations down the road, and they aren't doing it to clear space for some eye-popping move that would pay dividends in 2017. (more...)
Harry Kane at the double as Tottenham breeze past Huddersfield Harry Kane at the double as Tottenham breeze past Huddersfield
- September 30, 2017

David Wagner 's men have become tough to beat with four clean sheets from their six opening games of the season but they haven't won in four games. Three points away from Wembley would be warmly received by boss Mauricio Pochettino . Maurico Pochettino will be without the suspended Serge Aurier for the trip, after the Ivorian defender was sent off against the Hammers. The club confirmed, via their official Twitter account , that midfield trio Mousa Dembele (ankle), Erik Lamela (hip) ... (more...)
Major League Baseball names World Series MVP in honor of Willie Mays Major League Baseball names World Series MVP in honor of Willie Mays
- September 30, 2017

Mays, who played the majority of his 22-year career with the Giants organization in both NY and San Francisco, was honored Friday on the anniversary of that play by having his name on the award for the World Series' Most Valuable Player. This annual recognition will forever celebrate the life and career of a legend of the National Pastime". Mays played in four World Series during his 22-year Major League career. (more...)
Benjamin Mendy's surgery a success Benjamin Mendy's surgery a success
- September 30, 2017

It is a major blow for City's hopes of success domestically and in Europe, this season, with Mendy the only recognized left back in its squad. "The French defender sustained the injury during the first half of the Saturday's 5-0 Premier League victory at home to Crystal Palace ". (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo shows off his £1.85m Bugatti Chiron Cristiano Ronaldo shows off his £1.85m Bugatti Chiron
- September 30, 2017

Wearing the same silver paint job as the supercar he "tested and approved" a few months ago, which he put through its paces at the Ehra-Lessien test track, the soccer superstar revealed his new ride to the world via Instagram, driving the auto out of his garage with his son, Cristiano Jr., in the passenger seat. (more...)
Brewers beat Cards, stay alive for WC Brewers beat Cards, stay alive for WC
- September 30, 2017

Romano is 0-2 with a 9.00 ERA in two appearances (one start) against Milwaukee and allowed seven runs (six earned) and eight hits in five innings during a loss on August 13. Milwaukee has won four of its last six games. In his career, Guerra is 1-2 with a 4.76 ERA and 13 strikeouts against St. Louis. The Brewers will play in St. (more...)
Atlanta Hawks Guard Dennis Schroder Arrested on Battery Charge Atlanta Hawks Guard Dennis Schroder Arrested on Battery Charge
- September 30, 2017

The police report added that a CCTV camera caught Schorder initiating physical contact by shoving the victim. Security intervened and pushed Schroder and the others away from the victim, the report says. National Basketball Association players are subject to fines and suspensions under the personal conduct policy in their contracts. The German native was selected 17th overall by the Hawks in the 2013 NBA Draft and has played for Atlanta ever since. (more...)
Red Sox fail again to clinch East title Red Sox fail again to clinch East title
- September 30, 2017

Boston leads the Yankees by two games - both teams have two games left and already are assured playoff spots. The Red Sox have lost two in a row and are 1-4 on their homestand. A day after the Astros routed Boston 12-2, they took a 1-0 lead in the third on Bregman's RBI single off Doug Fister (5-9). Pomeranz was lit up for five runs in just two innings in his last start, and I just have this weird feeling when I watch him pitch that there's something wrong, though I can't put my finger on it. (more...)
San Juan Mayor: This Is A 'People Are Dying' Story San Juan Mayor: This Is A 'People Are Dying' Story
- September 30, 2017

Earlier in the day, Trump tweeted that "food and water [were] on site". "This is a "people are dying" story", she said in disbelief. State troopers boarded a Delta plane September 29 for their Hurricane Relief mission in Puerto Rico . (more...)
Mets-Phillies to play game next August in Williamsport, Pa. Mets-Phillies to play game next August in Williamsport, Pa.
- September 30, 2017

The minor-league ballpark, one of the oldest in the country, was filled with Little League players, coaches and family members. It was a close, personal affair. Taking place in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, it featured the Pirates against the Cardinals this year. The Little Leaguers and their families will be guests at the major league game. (more...)
Mets and Phillies to play in 2018 MLB Little League Classic Mets and Phillies to play in 2018 MLB Little League Classic
- September 30, 2017

It is also worth noting that such an event directly coincides with the Little League World Series . The MLB players arrived early in the day and took part in activities tied to the Little League World Series. The outfield fence was padded and marked with game-special logos, as was the field. Hundreds without tickets sat lined on a hill outside the stadium on the third base side. (more...)
Mets and Phillies to face off in 2018 Little League Classic Mets and Phillies to face off in 2018 Little League Classic
- September 30, 2017

Pittsburgh beat St. Louis 6-3 before a crowd of 2,596 at Bowman Field on August 20. Once again, participating players, coaches and families of the 2018 Little League Baseball World Series, as well as local Williamsport youth baseball and softball organizations, will fill a significant portion of the capacity at Bowman Field. (more...)
Phillies set to play in the Little League Classic next August Phillies set to play in the Little League Classic next August
- September 30, 2017

This year's event in Williamsport was a special experience. On Friday, they announced the date, teams, and location of the second ever Little League Classic: August 19, 2018 , the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets , and Historic Bowman Field in Williamsport, Pa. (more...)
Phillies will play in Williamsport in 2018 Phillies will play in Williamsport in 2018
- September 30, 2017

Local youth baseball and softball players, coaches and parents will also be invited. Pittsburgh beat St. Louis 6-3 before a crowd of 2,596 at Bowman Field on August 20. In addition, the Phillies and Mets will attend the Little League World Series games earlier in the day, continuing the tradition of growth for youth baseball around the world. (more...)