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Checkout List Of 2017 Fifa Ballon D'or Winners Checkout List Of 2017 Fifa Ballon D'or Winners
- October 09, 2017

Neymar has been confirmed as one of the first five players on the 30-man Ballon d'Or shortlist for the 2017 award. It remains to be seen whether or not Kante will be the only Chelsea player to receive a nomination due to the gradual nature of the announcement, though Eden Hazard is perhaps the only other likely contender. (more...)
Manchester United star will play for Belgium Manchester United star will play for Belgium
- October 09, 2017

The Manchester United midfielder was withdrawn in the first half of the match. The pitch in Sarajevo was very muddy after two days of heavy rain, and the Belgians believe that contributed to Fellaini's injury. 'But we knew that on Friday. "I think with Marouane, sometimes you expect him to be out, but he is a really quick healer". In fact, the 24-year-old has failed to find the net in just one of his 10 outings with United thus far, a Premier League clash with Leicester City. (more...)
India, Australia arrive for T20 India, Australia arrive for T20
- October 09, 2017

India has already won the One Day match series with Australia by 4-1. After won the ODI series by 4-1, India started the T-20 worldwide series by winning the first T-20 global match via Duckworth/Lewis method in a rain-marred match played in Ranchi on October 7 last. (more...)
ESPN suspends anchor for breaking social media rules ESPN suspends anchor for breaking social media rules
- October 09, 2017

She previously acknowledge letting her colleagues and company down with an impulsive tweet. "Hence this decision", ESPN's statement read. ESPN told CNBC Hill was suspended not because of a single tweet, but because of series of tweets that "brought the company into a conversation it didn't belong in". (more...)
Rafael Nadal thrashes Nick Kyrgios in China Open final — ATP Tour Rafael Nadal thrashes Nick Kyrgios in China Open final — ATP Tour
- October 09, 2017

In 2014, a teenaged Kyrgios burst into the limelight when he upset Nadal 7-6, 5-7, 7-6, 6-3 in the quarter-finals of the Wimbledon. It comes as Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic take time out with injuries. His week featured a semifinals victory over German tennis star Alexander Zverev . Kyrgios, who lies 20th in the Race to London standings, will now face a tough challenge if he wants to compete in London with only the top eight players featuring at the O2. (more...)
Oregon State-Andersen Out Oregon State-Andersen Out
- October 09, 2017

In leaving Corvallis, Andersen agreed to waive all future payments and contract obligations. "Coach Andersen's decision to waive his remaining compensation is unprecedented in major college athletics", Barnes said. He was hired by the Badgers after Bret Bielema left Wisconsin for Arkansas. The following season, the Beavers would win four games and finish tied for fourth in the North Division. (more...)
Liverpool star winger joins Buffon and Griezmann on Ballon d'Or shortlist Liverpool star winger joins Buffon and Griezmann on Ballon d'Or shortlist
- October 09, 2017

Note: FIFA's "The Best" award will be announced on 23 November, with Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Neymar being the final three nominees for that accolade. Ronaldo won the award a year ago - his fourth overall - and is expected to lift the trophy again. Kane has been in blistering form and his successfully converted penalty for England against Lithuania on Sunday took his goal tally to 43 from 37 games for club and country during 2017. (more...)
Fellaini set to miss Man United's clash against Liverpool Fellaini set to miss Man United's clash against Liverpool
- October 09, 2017

Fellaini has scored four goals for United this season, including two in a 4-0 win over Crystal Palace in their last game before the global break. Up next for United is the latest instalment of the United-Liverpool rivalry as Mourinho's side travel to Anfield for the Saturday lunchtime game. (more...)
Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku passed fit for Belgium match Manchester United forward Romelu Lukaku passed fit for Belgium match
- October 09, 2017

Jurgen Klopp's men have failed to keep a clean sheet since August and with Lukaku fit and firing, their wait for a shut-out may well go on. "We are in touch with Manchester United's medical team". Mourinho struggled to hide his irritation with Belgium last month when midfielder Marouane Fellaini played against Greece despite picking up a calf problem before the game and subsequently missed United's 2-2 draw at Stoke, a game the Portuguese described as a "match for Fellaini". (more...)
Michigan State's Joe Bachie named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week Michigan State's Joe Bachie named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week
- October 09, 2017

The game ball tonight will go to Rashan Gary. Harbaugh said he wasn't sure yet how long the recovery process would take. But he admitted the pieces are there. Mississippi State) and Cal vs. Washington earned a 1.1 overnight, flat with last year's same game ( Washington State vs. Stanford). The Badgers owned the second half Saturday in Lincoln, limiting the hosts to 68 yards. (more...)
Giants Great YA Tittle Dead At 90
- October 09, 2017

Subsequent to leaving Baltimore, Tittle marked with the 49ers, however couldn't gain the full-time beginning employment there until his third season, and that is the place he would turn into a National Football League legend. He started his career in 1948 and finished in 1964. He was traded to the New York Giants in 1961 and was the NFL MVP in 1963 at 37. Giants quarteback Y.A. (more...)
JT Brown Brings National Anthem Protests to the NHL
- October 09, 2017

Brown told the Tampa Bay Times he wasn't sure if he would continue to protest in future games . Unlike other sports, Brown is taking a huge risk, given the sport he plays and the demographics of the athletes and the collective fan bases. (more...)
Volquest: Taylor suspended indefinitely after practice field fight Volquest: Taylor suspended indefinitely after practice field fight
- October 09, 2017

Fights happen on the practice field, but when one player sends another to the doctor for stitches it beckons the question about team chemistry. Smith, a true freshman, was one of the top prospects nationally in the 2017 recruiting class. (more...)
India trail 0-1 against Colombia India trail 0-1 against Colombia
- October 09, 2017

Team India need to be wary of Colombia's attack at the same time and surely, the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium will back the home side. World Cup debutants and underdog India were comprehensively beaten by the United States in Group A and for much of the 90 minutes India vs United States was a match of boys against men, with the Americans superior in every department of the game. (more...)
JJ Watt 'devastated' by being sidelined with injury JJ Watt 'devastated' by being sidelined with injury
- October 09, 2017

His season ends having played in only five regular season games, finishing the year with 10 tackles and a sack to his credit. "You've got to have a "next man up" mentality and to keep moving forward". And, after pacing the National Football League in total defense last season with Watt sidelined, the Texans are accustomed to playing without him. He has one sack this year. (more...)
Olivier Giroud scorpion kick against Palace makes Federation Internationale de Football Association award shortlist Olivier Giroud scorpion kick against Palace makes Federation Internationale de Football Association award shortlist
- October 09, 2017

For the 2017 award, the period of eligibility is goals scored between October 1, 2016 to July 2, 2017. The other is a last-gasp bicycle kick by the goalkeeper of South African side Baroka, Oscarine Masuluke . The final three nominees are Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud , South African goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke and Venezuela global Deyna Castellanos . (more...)
Cubs look for 2-0 lead with Lester starting
- October 09, 2017

The efficiency with which Lester worked kept Nationals hitters off balance, especially Bryce Harper , and all of his pitches got swings and misses. "He knows how to pitch", Maddon said. As he ran to first base, Harper pointed to the once-tense Nationals dugout. I wouldn't have predicted that the Dusty Baker angle has been a touch underplayed for this series. (more...)
Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi set for long-term injury spell, says Germany boss Arsenal defender Shkodran Mustafi set for long-term injury spell, says Germany boss
- October 09, 2017

World Cup holders Germany have completed their ideal run with 10 wins from as many games in the qualifiers. Mustafi suffered a suspected thigh injury, which Loew said looks serious. Their only ever defeats in World Cup qualifying have come at home - 1-0 v Portugal in Stuttgart in 1985 and 5-1 v England in Munich in 2001, tournaments which Germany still made and reached the final. (more...)
Southgate urges fans to support youthful England Southgate urges fans to support youthful England
- October 09, 2017

A sprawling Butland prevented a Michael Keane own goal, while England's best chance of doubling their lead in the second-half fell to Aaron Cresswell , whose towering header was repelled by Setkus. "They're all midfield players". Normal service was swiftly resumed with England seeing plenty of possession in the final third but a lack of movement up front was resulting in a lack of any clear cut chances. (more...)
UFC Pays Tribute to Those Involved in Las Vegas Terrorist Attack
- October 09, 2017

White talked about how the UFC community would honor the victims and first responders from the recent attack in Las Vegas. The promotion had 1,500 first responders in attendance for last night's event and also gave some of the survivors from the shooting an introduction in the octagon. (more...)
Pakistan restrict Sri Lanka to 96, need 317 to win Pakistan restrict Sri Lanka to 96, need 317 to win
- October 09, 2017

It came in total contrast to Sri Lanka's batsmen who piled up 482 in their first innings, taking a big 220-run lead with opener Dimuth Karunaratne notching a career-best 196. He has also been ruled out of five-match ODI series against Sri Lanka . The Sarfraz Ahmed-led Pakistan team had a disappointing outing in the first Test against the Islanders in Abu Dhabi, after the visitors finally clinched a victory by 21 runs. (more...)
Anthony Martial Linked in Latest Rumours Anthony Martial Linked in Latest Rumours
- October 09, 2017

There seems to be a genuine happiness and freedom to his game once more, and he has had a fantastic return of five goals and six assists, despite only starting three games so far. "I said many times, he's going to play a lot of games, sometimes he's not going to play", the Catalan coach said. The young United academy graduate and his Belgian teammate have established themselves ahead of Martial in Mourinho's plans. (more...)
Nick Kyrgios' frustrations grow during China Open final defeat to Rafael Nadal Nick Kyrgios' frustrations grow during China Open final defeat to Rafael Nadal
- October 09, 2017

Nadal , 31, the 16-time Grand Slam champion, revved up a gear against Isner to surge through the second-set tiebreak, although there was concern at one point during the set when he appeared to be suffering an eye problem. Of course, I think one of the best matches of the year. The Romanian held the momentum in the second set to win the last three games of the match to seal a place in the final. (more...)
Rafael Nadal scoops sixth title of 2017 with victory in China Rafael Nadal scoops sixth title of 2017 with victory in China
- October 09, 2017

But Kyrgios appeared put out by a line call that went against him in the first game and Nadal was in no mood to hand out favours as he cruised to a 6-2 6-1 victory. Kyrgios was involved in several exchanges with chair umpire Mohamed Lahyani as he gradually fell out of matters. Nadal secured the opening set thanks to one break of serve before racing through the second set against an out of sorts Kyrgios who struggled to cope with the greater consistency from Nadal's racket. (more...)
NASCAR Monster Energy Cup at Charlotte NASCAR Monster Energy Cup at Charlotte
- October 09, 2017

There was a time when Busch would probably have driven to the garage, climbed out and ridden off into the sunset. The damage to his car's crush panels had sent the temperature soaring in his Toyota. "My guys did a great job trying to rebound and get it back together as much as we could throughout the day". Larson lamented that he hasn't been able to capitalize on having a better vehicle than Martin Truex Jr . (more...)