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PCB announces squad for upcoming five ODI series against Sri Lanka PCB announces squad for upcoming five ODI series against Sri Lanka
- October 06, 2017

Fast bowler Dushmantha Chameera retained his place in the ODI squad , though he had been dropped for the Tests. For the second Test, Pakistan will bring in Wahab Riaz as replacement of Hasan Ali while rest of the Squad will remain the same. (more...)
Brazil extend unbeaten World Cup qualifying run after Bolivia stalemate Brazil extend unbeaten World Cup qualifying run after Bolivia stalemate
- October 06, 2017

Brazil's unbeaten World Cup 2018 qualifying run under Tite continued courtesy of a goalless draw with hosts Bolivia at the Estadio Hernando Siles in La Paz this evening. "We created lots of chances but the goalkeeper had a happy afternoon, he deserves our congratulations", Brazil's captain for the day Casemiro said after the game. (more...)
Stephen Strasburg to Start vs. Cubs as Max Scherzer Recovers from Injury
- October 06, 2017

The cheapest tickets now available on StubHub for Game 3 are now at $108 apiece for standing room only tickets. Arrieta was 14-10 with a 3.53 ERA during the regular season but has been nagged by a hamstring injury. He did pitch Game 1 of the 2014 NLDS against the Giants and allowed two runs (one earned) in five innings, charged with the loss. Epstein said Arrieta "had a great day today", in reference to the side session he threw during Wednesday's workout. (more...)
Arsenal Reportedly Shopping Theo Walcott, Mesut Ozil in January Arsenal Reportedly Shopping Theo Walcott, Mesut Ozil in January
- October 06, 2017

His contract at Arsenal runs to 2019 but Inter are poised to tempt the Gunners with an offer to push the striker through the exit door. The Saints have struggled to score goals so far this season and a return to St Mary's for Walcott could well boost that, as well as serving to revitalise his own career. (more...)
Watch MLB Playoffs 2017 ALDS Game 1 Online Watch MLB Playoffs 2017 ALDS Game 1 Online
- October 06, 2017

Cleveland surprised some by choosing Trevor Bauer to start Game 1 over ace Corey Kluber , while NY is expected to counter with Sonny Gray . Chad Green came into the relief and finished the inning. The development of the pitch was an emphasis in the past offseason and keyed his impressive second half. "Top to bottom, they have a really good lineup", Gray said. (more...)
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wanted to take charge of Serie A giants Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wanted to take charge of Serie A giants
- October 06, 2017

Brazilian midfielder Oscar has revealed that he wants to return to the Premier League before the age of 30 and is hopeful of rejoining Chelsea . The Brazilian signed for Shanghai SIPG in a reported £60m ($78m) deal in January 2017 , making him one of the biggest transfers away from Stamford Bridge. (more...)
Nationals announce game one starter vs
- October 06, 2017

They say they're ready for the playoff crowds and security will be in place on the ground and rooftops. The Cubs management will meet today to determine how to set up the rotation for the best-of-five series. He also was blamed for the injuries that derailed Kerry Wood's and Mark Prior's careers there, charged with overworking his aces and therefore limiting the Cubs' window. (more...)
Nicolas Batum diagnosed with torn elbow ligament Nicolas Batum diagnosed with torn elbow ligament
- October 06, 2017

Nic Batum's season with the Charlotte Hornets appears to be shortened significantly after suffering an elbow injury in preseason. "It was one of those kind of contact/collision plays where his arm got stuck between two guys". "Now is his opportunity to expand on that". Averaging almost six assists per game in each of his two seasons with Charlotte, Batum enabled the offense to flow through him at times. (more...)
Rory McIlroy smashes drive 360 yards onto 18th green at St. Andrews Rory McIlroy smashes drive 360 yards onto 18th green at St. Andrews
- October 06, 2017

Before holing out on the last on a pleasant but testing first day, Dunne stepped aside to watch Rory McIlroy , playing in the group behind, hit his tee shot to around 10 feet. "I think this year has not been anywhere near as bad as the year I had in 2013 and I bounced back from that year pretty well the year after". "After that Open, I knew I was going to have a professional career and it opened loads of doors for me". (more...)
Messi inspires Barca victory at empty Nou Camp, Real win at home Messi inspires Barca victory at empty Nou Camp, Real win at home
- October 06, 2017

The final call was made just 25 minutes before kickoff, leaving thousands of supporters locked out of Camp Nou. It was a touchstone of Catalan resistance to Franco's fascist regime, which ruled Spain from 1939 to 1975, and has always been a strong supporter of Catalans' right to self-determination, if not specifically this unsanctioned vote. (more...)
Bartomeu: Bartomeu: "Playing behind closed doors is a protest"
- October 06, 2017

Had they failed to come away with the win - and Las Palmas did give them some awkward moments in the first half - the refusal of authorities to grant Barcelona's request for a postponement would have become an even bigger issue. Pique has been heavily criticised for encouraging people to vote in the referendum amid question marks over his future in the Spain team. "It was very hard, a odd situation for everyone". (more...)
Game 1 MLB Playoff Odds Boston Red Sox at Houston Astros Game 1 MLB Playoff Odds Boston Red Sox at Houston Astros
- October 06, 2017

These questions will be answered beginning on Thursday as the ALDS gets underway in Houston . This is yet another prediction , but with a twist. The Houston Astros face off against the Boston Red Sox . During that span, Barnes produced a 5.59 ERA in 11 games. The first was the second leg of a back-to-back with Alex Bregman that started the game off with a bang for the AL West champs. (more...)
Kevin Lee on the verge of becoming UFC's next big thing
- October 06, 2017

A devout Christian, who makes it a point to thank God before and after fights, Mayweather is seen with five shiny crucifixes and an extravagant gold Hublot watch. While Lee doesn't have the same number of wins or list of impressive conquests as Ferguson does heading into their showdown, "The MoTown Phenom" has still won five straight and is dripping with star potential. (more...)
President Trump visits Las Vegas in wake of shooting President Trump visits Las Vegas in wake of shooting
- October 06, 2017

Mekhaly Rassavong, 50, was at McCarran International Airport, where Trump was to land, to light a candle at a memorial for victims of the shooting. "We will be talking about gun laws as time goes by", he said. "There's a time and a place to debate, but now is the time to unite as a country", she said. When asked at University Medical Center his message for those impacted by the shooting, Trump said, "We're with you 100 percent", adding that he had invited some victims to the White House . (more...)
Intoxicated Time Traveler Warned Of Alien Invasion Intoxicated Time Traveler Warned Of Alien Invasion
- October 06, 2017

Upon his ostensible arrival, Johnson refused to speak with medical personnel and instead demanded to meet with "the president" of the town. Casper Police officers say at around 10:30pm on Monday, October 2nd, they were dispatched to a residence on East 2nd Street, for a man who was stating he was from the future and he was there to help people. (more...)
Local coaches, writers offer World Series picks Local coaches, writers offer World Series picks
- October 06, 2017

And if that wasn't enough, they were the AL's top defensive team as well. The Los Angeles Dodgers were the talk of the town for a large majority of the year. The Astros are good but their pitching is suspect. They have lost four World Series and two ALCS championships since their last World Series title in 1948. (more...)
Manchester City lead race for Jack Harrison Manchester City lead race for Jack Harrison
- October 06, 2017

From there, Harrison rose through local clubs and played at the University of Wake Forest. He's one we've been aware of for about a year. After getting his feet wet as a professional in 2016 alongside Frank Lampard , David Villa and Andrea Pirlo , Harrison has come into his own this term. (more...)
Job done says Kane as England reach SWC Job done says Kane as England reach SWC
- October 06, 2017

Northern Ireland hadn't lost a qualifier in Windsor Park for four years, but it got off to a bad start when Germany's Sebastian Rudy fired the ball inside the top corner from distance in the second minute. His natural work ethic and dedication are not things that will ever go away and it will only be a matter of time before his feet start itching - if the ends aren't justifying the means then a move away will nearly certainly be on the cards. (more...)
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: The Special One title is bull Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho: The Special One title is bull
- October 06, 2017

Speaking to Swedish newspaper Expressen during the current global break, he said: "I feel no stress". "I still want to come to Setubal and be who I am". I have my mother and I feel closer to my father. I think every step in his career he has got it, he has grabbed it with both hands since his first loan to West Brom. (more...)
Late Kane goal seals England's World Cup spot
- October 06, 2017

Alli will not feature during the Three Lions' penultimate World Cup qualifier on Thursday, as the Group F table-toppers host Slovenia at Wembley Stadium , with the Tottenham midfielder suspended after receiving a one-game ban from Federation Internationale de Football Association following his display of an obscene gesture during his last worldwide appearance. (more...)
Louisville vs. NC State live stream Louisville vs. NC State live stream
- October 06, 2017

State be able to pull off an upset of No. 17 Louisville when the two meet up later tonight at 8PM ET? A win on Thursday gives NC State a head-to-head advantage against two of the top teams in the division ( Louisville , Florida State) with Clemson coming to visit on November 4. (more...)
Nick Novak signed by Chargers to handle kicking duties Nick Novak signed by Chargers to handle kicking duties
- October 06, 2017

Novak, who kicked for the Charges from 2011-14, returns to the winless club as they look to give their team a boost heading into the second quarter of the season. Koo went 3 for 6 on field goal attempts for Los Angeles. While Novak is known for his accuracy, his inability to kick the ball deep on kickoffs put the team in jeopardy on several occasions. (more...)
Last-gasp victor from Harry Kane seals England's ticket to World Cup Last-gasp victor from Harry Kane seals England's ticket to World Cup
- October 06, 2017

It is understood a trip to Holland has also been lined-up in March, with the FA now able to start rubber-stamping tournament preparations that are well under way. Kane at least ended the possibility of any mutiny by fans. Joe Hart was twice brought into action early on after Raheem Sterling and Walker conceded possession, while the unmarked Roman Bezjak miscued an attempted overhead-kick when picked out by Josip Ilicic . (more...)
New York Yankees Use LeBron James To Troll Cleveland Indians On Twitter New York Yankees Use LeBron James To Troll Cleveland Indians On Twitter
- October 06, 2017

That photo is a decade old, as it was snapped during the 2007 ALDS when the Yankees met the Indians in Ohio. "Go out and play". "We were part of that (streak)". Over 39.0 innings of work, Bauer allowed 10 earned runs and nine walks against 40 strikeouts. Gardner loves this Yankees team, which includes some vets like himself and CC Sabathia but way more young players than anyone is used to seeing from this franchise. (more...)
Brett Favre admits he wanted to play for Dallas Brett Favre admits he wanted to play for Dallas
- October 06, 2017

The Cowboys-Packers rivalry was the flip side of the Cowboys-49ers rivalry in the '90s, says Woodson. With a battle between two teams who many consider to still be Super Bowl contenders on the horizon, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers had some serious praise to send in the direction of Cowboys star linebacker Sean Lee . (more...)