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Sri Lanka inspect pitch on a rest day Sri Lanka inspect pitch on a rest day
- November 14, 2017

In 2007, in a Test match at Ahemdabad, Lanka side had come close to winning a match against India, where they took a first innings lead of 300 runs. He was seen tested by short-pitch stuff, an indication of what lies in store for the India team when they go for a two-month long tour to South Africa, which will comprise three Tests, six ODIs and three T20Is. (more...)
'Padmavati' controversy: Protests in Gujarat, Maharashtra 'Padmavati' controversy: Protests in Gujarat, Maharashtra
- November 14, 2017

Slogans praising the Karni Sena can also be heard being chanted by the members. "If they take law in their hands, then they will be punishable under law". A Rajput outfit on Monday warned that it would not allow upcoming Hindi film " Padmavati " to be screened in Karnataka, claiming that the film distorted historical facts and portrayed royal characters of yore in a poor light. (more...)
Former Chelsea striker Didier Drogba to retire from football
- November 14, 2017

Speaking to RMC Sport about his future, Drogba said,"Ah, do you want a scoop?" "John, I wouldn't say he's underrated because everyone appreciates how good he was but I think he's underrated on the ball, how good he was. A true power-playing centre-forward, he won four Premier League titles at Stamford Bridge, as well as four FA Cups, three League Cups and a memorable Uefa Champions League in 2012. (more...)
Ronaldo asks to leave Real Madrid after two factors irk Portuguese star Ronaldo asks to leave Real Madrid after two factors irk Portuguese star
- November 14, 2017

They claim Ronaldo was not pleased by a contract renewal offer he received from the club, believing that he is not valued highly enough by the European champions. According to reports which emerged this morning, the Portuguese star and victor of four Champions League trophies considers the Galacticos' latest offer to him to be too low, throwing the Madrid world into a panic. (more...)
Conor McGregor pulled from UFC 219: Agent issues strong denial Conor McGregor pulled from UFC 219: Agent issues strong denial
- November 14, 2017

In an interview with Dash Radio, De La Hoya even claimed that he could knockout McGregor within two rounds. Secretly training. I'm faster than ever, and stronger than ever. McGregor is no stranger to swapping the cage for the ring, having fought and lost to Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas earlier this year. You heard it on Golden Boy Radio. (more...)
Watford reject Everton's request to talk to Marco Silva about managerial vacancy Watford reject Everton's request to talk to Marco Silva about managerial vacancy
- November 14, 2017

The Times claim that Everton offered a compensation package of £8.5million for Silva, but Watford stood firm as they attempt to keep the 40-year-old at Vicarage Road. He is already on the radar of Arsenal and Manchester United as a potential future manager and sees his future managing one of England's top clubs, even ahead of a return to Portugal to coach Benfica. (more...)
Redskins receiver Jamison Crowder returning from injury against Vikings Redskins receiver Jamison Crowder returning from injury against Vikings
- November 14, 2017

Thielen runs crisp route, has great hands and is an incredible gamer. He only has two games with over 250 passing yards this season and he has been intercepted at least once in the Vikings' last three outings. Diggs said he wanted to pay homage to service members, but the Vikings were penalized 15 yards for unsportsmanlike conduct. The play of the day, and maybe even the season, came when Washington Redskins wide receiver Maurice Harris reached back for a one-handed grab for a touchdown. (more...)
Saeed Ajmal to announce retirement from all formats
- November 14, 2017

The last phase was frustrating. He bagged 16 wickets in six matches for Faisalabad, the team he captained in the recently-concluded Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, at an average of 31.06. But it was when he was reported in August 2014, at the peak of his powers, that his global career was effectively over. At that point, nobody had taken more worldwide wickets than him in the preceding three-year period. (more...)
Cam Newton throws for 4 touchdowns in Panthers rout of the Dolphins Cam Newton throws for 4 touchdowns in Panthers rout of the Dolphins
- November 14, 2017

It was the most points and rushing yards (294) the Dolphins have allowed in a game this season. In the past three weeks, the Dolphins lost to the Baltimore Ravens (40-0) on Thursday Night Football, the Oakland Raiders (27-24) on Sunday Night Football and to the Panthers on Monday by 24 points. (more...)
Man 'punches shark in face' during NSW attack Man 'punches shark in face' during NSW attack
- November 14, 2017

He said he didn't know what breed of shark attacked him. "Thank you very much". "I just punched it in the face. and just surfed my way in (to shore)", Fry told Australian breakfast television on Tuesday. One of the men, who is also a doctor, rushed Dr Fry to Gosford Hospital where they both work. A three metre shark was located at Avoca shortly after he was attacked. (more...)
Seahawks to sign Byron Maxwell in wake of Richard Sherman injury Seahawks to sign Byron Maxwell in wake of Richard Sherman injury
- November 14, 2017

Members of Seattle's Legion of Boom (2013-14) will be reuniting. The 29-year-old cornerback signed a one-year deal with Seattle on Monday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter . Prior to his time in Miami, Maxwell spent the first four seasons of his career with the Seahawks, meaning this is a homecoming of sorts. Maxwell played down the stretch for Miami last season, helping the team into the playoffs, but was cut after starting only two games, replaced by rookie Cordrea Tankersley. (more...)
Grigor Dimitrov stutters to three-set victory over Dominic Thiem — ATP Finals Grigor Dimitrov stutters to three-set victory over Dominic Thiem — ATP Finals
- November 14, 2017

It was Thiem, who made his debut at the event a year ago, who started nervously, making just 37 percent of his first serves in the opening set. However, he was unable to repeat the feat on his next service game as a deft drop volley secured the break for Dimitrov, who was broken when he served when he served for the match but Dimitrov immediately retrieved the break of serve and at the second opportunity eventually closed out the match. (more...)
Jack Swagger Signs With Bellator MMA In Heavyweight Division Jack Swagger Signs With Bellator MMA In Heavyweight Division
- November 14, 2017

The contract is for six fights. Hager also briefly played football at Oklahoma before dedicating himself to wrestling full time. A native of Perry, Okla., Hager would go on to be a collegiate wrestler at the University of Oklahoma, where he was an All-American and set the school record for most pins at the 285-pound weight class in a single season with 30. (more...)
Devonta Freeman injured in Week 10 Devonta Freeman injured in Week 10
- November 14, 2017

Atlanta Falcons running back Devonta Freeman (24) is sent off the field with an injury by referee Ed Hochuli against the Dallas Cowboys in the first quarter at Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Tevin Coleman is a good running back, but there's a reason Freeman became the highest-paid running back in the National Football League during the offseason. (more...)
Investors should Buy on Stock: The Coca-Cola Company (KO) Investors should Buy on Stock: The Coca-Cola Company (KO)
- November 14, 2017

Shares of Coca Cola HBC AG (LON:CCH) traded down GBX 115 ($1.51) during midday trading on Friday, reaching GBX 2,470 ($32.49). The ROIC 5 year average of The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) is 0.32758. 123 funds opened positions while 504 raised stakes. Moreover, Nikko Asset Americas Inc has 0.08% invested in The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE:KO). Barrington Strategic Wealth Gru Ltd Com holds 0.25% or 11,139 shares. (more...)
Nathaniel Clyne undergoes back surgery, out until next year Nathaniel Clyne undergoes back surgery, out until next year
- November 14, 2017

Nathaniel Clyne's long-running and somewhat mysterious back injury has taken another turn, with the Liverpool right-back undergoing surgery on Monday, ruling him out until 2018. In his absence, youngsters Trent Alexander-Arnold and Joe Gomez , who recently earned his first senior England call-up, have been deputising at right-back. (more...)
Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger Unanimously Win Rookie of the Year Awards Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger Unanimously Win Rookie of the Year Awards
- November 14, 2017

Judge becomes the ninth Yankee to win the award, and first since Derek Jeter in 1996. The large baseball son of the American League, a major presence on the field and in many fans' hearts, was heading for this award from the minute people realized his early-season production wasn't a fluke. (more...)
Hitman TV Series Set for Hulu from John Wick Creator Derek Kolstad
- November 14, 2017

Aside from releasing the new Hitman GOTY edition , developer IO Interactive is expanding the franchise further. Hitman , the video game franchise, seems practically built for Hollywood. Each new level typically finds Agent 47 in a different location chasing a new target, and while the games have overarching storylines and recurring characters, they commonly take second place to the gameplay itself. (more...)
Conor McGregor's slated December return apparently nixed due to Bellator incident Conor McGregor's slated December return apparently nixed due to Bellator incident
- November 14, 2017

I commend the UFC to some extent for doing that. However, McGregor got into a bit of a spat with referee Marc Goddard , who warned McGregor for coaching Artem Lobov at the recent UFC event in Poland. "Charlie is one of Conor's very close friends and he's coming off two pretty devastating losses", said Kavanagh. There was a rematch being slated for the fall with Pacquiao, but it was pushed back because of conflicts with Pacquiao's work schedule as a senator back home in the Philippines. (more...)
First hijab-wearing Barbie to honor USA fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad
- November 14, 2017

Muhammad became the first U.S. Olympian to compete while wearing the Islamic head scarf during competitions in Rio de Janeiro past year, winning a bronze medal along with her teammates in the women's team sabre event. "Now Mattel is doing it for us", she added. Muhammad's face lit up when she saw her Barbie replica, identical to her down to the fencing uniform and white hijab. (more...)
LeBron Annoys NYC Subway Rider While Taking Train With Cavs Teammates LeBron Annoys NYC Subway Rider While Taking Train With Cavs Teammates
- November 13, 2017

The alternative was a 45-minute bus ride, which James said he didn't fancy in a video posted on the his digital company's " Uninterrupted " Twitter account. You board a train and do a quick scan: Are there any open seats? Must've been a Knicks fan. If you've ever been to New York City, you'll know that the subway will get you to your destination much faster than a auto or bus. (more...)
Bengals Player: Officials Have Provoked, Cursed Vontaze Burfict Multiple Times Bengals Player: Officials Have Provoked, Cursed Vontaze Burfict Multiple Times
- November 13, 2017

The down judge, Jeff Bergman, had a hand out to hold Burfict back from more back-and-forth with a Titans offensive lineman, and Burfict knocked his hand away. Burfict served a three-game suspension earlier this season for hitting a defenseless player and has reportedly accrued over $300,000 worth of fines over his career. (more...)
How to watch World Cup qualifier on TV and online How to watch World Cup qualifier on TV and online
- November 13, 2017

The four-time winners were lambasted in their homeland after last week's disappointing defeat, with most of the criticism hammered in the direction of Ventura, who will most certainly be jettisoned from his post should Italy fail to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in 60 years. (more...)
Newcastle United takeover to be confirmed this week Newcastle United takeover to be confirmed this week
- November 13, 2017

Fernando Torres could be set to make a return to the Premier League , according to the Mirror . A central midfielder and a striker are likely to be high on Benitez's shortlist, but a left-back should also be one of the Spaniard's priorities with Paul Dummett's hamstring injury highlighting the need for a left-sided defender. (more...)
Pakistan Super League 3 draft being held Pakistan Super League 3 draft being held
- November 13, 2017

While the members were separated into the different classes, mean Platinum and another one is Diamond also Gold and Silver. Lahore Qalandars picked Angelo Mathews , Mitchell McClenaghan and Gulraiz Sadar. Islamabad United have successfully bid for South African all-rounder JP Duminy in the platinum category. Karachi Kings have picked English pacer Luke Wright . (more...)