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Jimmer Fredette, Stephon Marbury Get into Shoving Match During Game in China Jimmer Fredette, Stephon Marbury Get into Shoving Match During Game in China
- November 10, 2017

Fredette took exception to the hit, yelling at Marbury. Two of the most well respected players in the CBA go at it today, where Jimmer loses his cool and goes after Marbury after getting stripped. On top of that, Starbury was the guy who paved the way for basketball players to create a second career in China after it didn't work out in the NBA . (more...)
Hamilton leads Mercedes 1-2 in Brazil FP1 Hamilton leads Mercedes 1-2 in Brazil FP1
- November 10, 2017

Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen was third fastest, 0.415sec adrift of Bottas, with Red Bull's Max Verstappen a further 0.006sec slower. The German was seven tenths off the pace, suffering a spin on the exit of turn nine during his opening stint. (more...)
Body of sixth victim pulled from rubble of partially collapsed Izhevsk house Body of sixth victim pulled from rubble of partially collapsed Izhevsk house
- November 10, 2017

Witnesses reported hearing an explosion just before the building disintegrated. "We saw a young woman bleeding, she was apparently hit by shrapnel in her head". Explosions caused by natural gas leaks are frequent in Russian Federation, especially in older Soviet-era buildings. Video circulated social media on Thursday showing part of the nine-story building falling in the city of Izhevsk. (more...)
UEFA suspends Evra until June 2018 for kicking Marseille fan UEFA suspends Evra until June 2018 for kicking Marseille fan
- November 10, 2017

The Ligue 1 club initially suspended the 36-year-old from duty as UEFA investigated the incident to deem what further punishment was merited on top of a one-match ban. A statement on Marseille's website read: "By mutual agreement, Olympique de Marseille and Patrice Evra chose to end their collaboration". "This incident also highlighted the unacceptable attitude of a small number of people who uttered insults and threats of violence towards the player and his family before ... (more...)
Presidency reacts to report on Buhari avoiding Aso-rock Office Presidency reacts to report on Buhari avoiding Aso-rock Office
- November 10, 2017

The President returned to Nigeria on August 19 after spending more than 100 days in the United Kingdom where he was receiving medical attention. President Buhari had stayed away from his office after he returned from his medical vacation. (more...)
SBI Q2 profit falls 37% despite stake sale in life insurance venture SBI Q2 profit falls 37% despite stake sale in life insurance venture
- November 10, 2017

But standalone profit of the top state run lender missed the market's estimate as it dropped significantly 37 per cent year-on-year to Rs 1,581.55 crore from Rs 2,538.32 crore. "Yes, this quarter we had some cushion available from the stake sale of SBI Life", he said. "The rate at which the slippage ratio has started to come down, hopefully we are in for good times", he said. (more...)
Real-Life Iron Man Sets World Record Real-Life Iron Man Sets World Record
- November 10, 2017

Founder and chief test pilot of Gravity Industries , Richard Browning , soared into the record books reaching a speed of 32.02mph during his third attempt at Lagoona Park in Reading. Move over Tony Stark, there's a new Iron Man in town and he just set a world record. As the motor is entirely handled by Browning's movements, the "rocket man" had to work on core exercises in order to balance in the air. (more...)
Paul Pogba, Marcos Rojo and Michael Carrick train with reserves Paul Pogba, Marcos Rojo and Michael Carrick train with reserves
- November 10, 2017

Manchester United fans rejoice - Paul Pogba is set to return to action after the worldwide break. Mkhitaryan will be hoping to step his game up and feature for Manchester United when the Red Devils return to Premier League action after the worldwide break with a home clash against Newcastle United at Old Trafford. (more...)
Have the Arsenal players had enough of Alexis and Ozil? Have the Arsenal players had enough of Alexis and Ozil?
- November 10, 2017

Sanchez came close to a move to Manchester City over the summer while Ozil has been linked with numerous clubs across Europe. Just maybe the astronomical wages and signing on fees that would be involved in signing all 11 of them would be a bit of a sticking point for a few potential buyers. (more...)
Olympic Medalist Aly Raisman Says Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her Olympic Medalist Aly Raisman Says Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her
- November 10, 2017

The six-time Olympic medalist was the U.S. captain for both the 2012 and 2016 Games, leading her team to gold in the all-around competition both times. Why not look at what about the culture?' asks Raisman in a preview of her CBS interview. He also faces 33 charges of criminal sexual conduct in MI. (more...)
Aki to make Ireland bow against Springboks Aki to make Ireland bow against Springboks
- November 10, 2017

The New Zealander, who has become the latest player to be eligible for Ireland under World Rugby's controversial 36-month residency rule, has been in a head-to-head duel at Carton House with Ulster's Stuart McCloskey. Munster winger Keith Earls misses out through a hamstring injury picked up in training yesterday, while Connacht centre Bundi Aki comes in to make his Ireland debut. (more...)
England bats crash in Ashes tour game England bats crash in Ashes tour game
- November 10, 2017

Along with the likes of former skipper Alastair Cook and Stuart Broad , the 35-year-old, who has taken 506 Test wickets, provides England with much-needed experience. Toby Roland-Jones is already absent from the series due to a stress fracture in his lower back. Ball bowled just four balls of his fourth over before he limped off Adelaide Oval, where the tourists are playing a pink ball match in preparation for the five-Test series, which begins at the Gabba in Brisbane on November 23. (more...)
Try Sanjay Leela Bhansali for treason: BJP leader on Padmavati Try Sanjay Leela Bhansali for treason: BJP leader on Padmavati
- November 10, 2017

The movie has been a subject of many controversies. Rumour is this, in the movie a dream scene has been filmed between Rani Padmavati and Alauddin Khilji. Protests against filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Padmavati spread to eastern Rajasthan on Thursday where people from different communities came to oppose the film's release as they fear that the film might distort history. (more...)
Devils' Brian Boyle scores first goal since cancer diagnosis
- November 10, 2017

Connor McDavid set up Leon Draisaitl's victor with 16.3 seconds left in the extra period in the second game of a three-game homestand for the Devils (9-4-2), in an 0-2-2 slide. Boyle made small steps such as returning to practice and making his Devils debut. Skating around to his right as his teammates surrounded him, Boyle's face erupted into a scream of relief and tears as he pumped his arm into a windmill of celebration and pounded his body against the glass. (more...)
Joachim Low plans to experiment against England at Wembley Joachim Low plans to experiment against England at Wembley
- November 10, 2017

With many of his choices for next summer's tournament in Russian Federation already made, Low wants to give other players the chance to secure their places. He is likely to feature in England's games at Wembley against Germany and Brazil as Gareth Southgate gauges the squad's progress ahead of the World Cup in Russian Federation. (more...)
Royals' Eric Hosmer wins 2017 Louisville Silver Slugger Award Royals' Eric Hosmer wins 2017 Louisville Silver Slugger Award
- November 10, 2017

Murphy won the first Silver Slugger Award of his career in 2016. Ramirez posted the most extra-base hits in a single game on September 3 in Detroit. Selected to his first All-Star game, Ramirez collected 186 hits, including 29 home runs, and scored 107 runs. This is Arenado's third consecutive Silver Slugger Award and the second consecutive award for Blackmon. (more...)
With Tim Jernigan deal, Eagles investing big in unheralded position With Tim Jernigan deal, Eagles investing big in unheralded position
- November 10, 2017

Acquired for a third-round draft pick (No. 99 overall) from Baltimore this past offseason, Jernigan has a team-high eight tackles for loss. The Philadelphia Eagles are the best team in the National Football League entering Week 10 at 8-1, and they've locked up one of the key veteran players who helped them get to this point. (more...)
Croatia open three-goal lead over Greece after playoff first leg
- November 10, 2017

The Croatians have won all four of their playoffs to reach either World Cup or European Championship tournaments in the past and have advanced to 9 out of 11 major finals as an independent nation. Dejan Lovren headed wide on 18 minutes as the hosts pressed for a second, and one minute later it arrived when Kalinic met a cross from Ivan Strinic and fired past Karnezis. (more...)
GSP injured, but won't 'freeze division'
- November 10, 2017

It was St-Pierre's first bout in four years. New UFC middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre has hesitantly confirmed he will face Australian Robert Whittaker in his next venture inside the Octagon. Bisping was injured at the time. So I'll be ready to go to Perth, it's just a matter of how this whole thing plays out. If I want to fight again, it has to be against Robert Whittaker at 185 [pounds]. (more...)
OJ Simpson May Have Just Violated His Parole OJ Simpson May Have Just Violated His Parole
- November 10, 2017

A photo of a smiling Simpson was taken at the hotel shortly before the incident. In addition, Simpson is challenging anyone with proof that he was drunk and belligerent to come forward. According to audio published by TMZ , a dispatcher mentions that "Orenthal is here" at Clique, a club inside the Cosmopolitan. Simpson has remained in Las Vegas after being released from Lovelock Correctional Facility in October, and has reportedly spent a lot of his time on the Las Vegas strip. (more...)
Northern Ireland boss O'Neill slams referee after 'staggering' penalty decision Northern Ireland boss O'Neill slams referee after 'staggering' penalty decision
- November 10, 2017

Everyone is expecting them to win in the football world."They're obviously the seeded team, so the pressure's more on them than us. The referee didn't do us any favours", O'Neill said. The Swiss are unlucky to find themselves in the play-offs after winning nine of their 10 games in Group B but were pipped to top spot by Portugal. Within seconds of the restart Shaqiri came close to breaking the deadlock with a curling left-footed effort that whistled just over and Seferovic was inches away ... (more...)
Martellus Bennett Returning To Patriots After Being Claimed Off Waivers Martellus Bennett Returning To Patriots After Being Claimed Off Waivers
- November 09, 2017

Bennett practiced on Tuesday after the bye last week before going on the injury report with a shoulder injury . The sudden release of veteran tight end Martellus Bennett on Wednesday has left several unanswered questions. However, Bennett struggled to click with Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers , catching 20 passes for 194 yards and no touchdowns before Green Bay's most important player suffered a broken collarbone in Week 6. (more...)
Talk radio host apologizes for comments on Halladay's death Talk radio host apologizes for comments on Halladay's death
- November 09, 2017

The co-hosts criticized Halladay for flying as a hobby, and insinuated that he cared "little" about his life or his family. Stephen Pope , editor-in-chief of Flying Magazine , told the Associated Press that the low-flying plane is potentially unsafe when flown over water, and he had concerns about Halladay's level of experience with flying. (more...)
Transfer Rumour: Real Madrid line up sensational January Juan Mata move Transfer Rumour: Real Madrid line up sensational January Juan Mata move
- November 09, 2017

Real Madrid look thin on the attacking midfield front and Mata will be a ideal addition given that he is a Spanish player, and can create countless chances if given a regular run in the first team. And the player would be eligible to talk to other clubs from January if an extension is not signed by then. The player is not highly rated by manager, Jose Mourinho and given his links to the Spanish capital club, it would not be surprising to see him strutting his stuff at the Santiago Bernabeu. (more...)
'I never shut the door on England': Ashley Young relishing his return 'I never shut the door on England': Ashley Young relishing his return
- November 09, 2017

England take on Germany and Brazil in two high-profile friendlies over the global break, with manager Gareth Southgate believed to be ready to give in to Young's wish and play him further forward. "As a footballer nowadays you have to be able to adapt and play in different positions, different formations, different systems". And I have now got that experience as well to be clever, knowing where to be, when to attack, when to defend. (more...)