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Rodgers returns to Packers practice on Wednesday Rodgers returns to Packers practice on Wednesday
- November 16, 2017

The Packers placed Rodgers on injured reserve a day after his surgery on October 20, and they're only eligible to activate two players from the reserve per season. He initially suffered the injury in the October 15 game against the Minnesota Vikings, opting for surgery four days later in hopes of an expedited recovery process. (more...)
Roger Federer battles past Marin Cilic in three sets at ATP Finals Roger Federer battles past Marin Cilic in three sets at ATP Finals
- November 16, 2017

However, the 19-time Grand Slam champion battled back to take the next set 6-4 before romping home in the decider 6-1, securing a three-set victory and maintaining his 100 percent record going into the semi-finals. "Really happy to be playing this level right now". He will go on to face either Dominic Thiem or David Goffin in the semi-finals and he put more emphasis on keeping a cool head in London as he looks to keep up the pressure on Rafael Nadal at the top of the ATP rankings. (more...)
Wilshere open to Betis move? Wilshere open to Betis move?
- November 16, 2017

It states that a cut-price deal could be struck in January, with the Gunners preferring the midfielder to move overseas rather than to a direct rival should he not agree upon a new deal. Thursday's transfer rumours claim Arsenal man attracts a Spanish club. We just need to see him playing before he comes back in because unfortunately there has been a history of injuries. (more...)
CTE confirmed for first time in living former National Football League player CTE confirmed for first time in living former National Football League player
- November 16, 2017

The scans indicated the presence of tau, a protein that builds up over damaged brain cells. The brain belonged to former ex-NFL Minnesota Viking Fred McNeill, who died in 2015 at the age of 63, the Tribune reported. When he was done playing, he went through law school, joined a firm and became partner. When asked, how soon a commercial test could be available, Omalu predicted it could be as soon as a few years. (more...)
Cazorla injury the worst I've seen - Wenger Cazorla injury the worst I've seen - Wenger
- November 16, 2017

The Spaniard's been sidelined for over a year after sustaining an injury against Ludogorets in the Champions League last October. As reported by the Evening Standard , Wenger can't recall seeing anything worse in terms of injury during his time as a manager, but backed the 32-year-old to return. (more...)
Browns well aware of Tashaun Gipson's harsh comments Browns well aware of Tashaun Gipson's harsh comments
- November 16, 2017

This has enraged some fans, but Gipson is simply speaking the truth. For now, the Jaguars need to focus on the 0-9 Browns and a chance to sweep the AFC North division. Westbrook, who played his collegiate football at the University of Oklahoma, was selected by the Jaguars in the fourth round (110th pick overall) of the NFL Draft back in April. (more...)
Player wages on the rise - but Man Utd record record quarterly revenues Player wages on the rise - but Man Utd record record quarterly revenues
- November 16, 2017

Manchester United is second in the Premier League and poised to qualify for the Champions League knock-out phase. Controlled by the American Glazer family, United have won the English league a record 20 times and are seeking to regain the title they last won in 2013. (more...)
Klopp visits hospital and misses Liverpool training after falling ill Klopp visits hospital and misses Liverpool training after falling ill
- November 16, 2017

Adam Lallana is expected to make his return to action for Liverpool this weekend while captain Jordan Henderson is back in training. Neither side has any players missing through suspension. The Reds haven't failed to score against a single team in five consecutive meetings in all competitions since 1978 versus Nottm Forest. The Saints have only conceded three goals away from Saint Mary's in the league this season, although Liverpool will provide them with their toughest test yet. (more...)
Julian Draxler trolls PSG teammate Kylian Mbappe in French dressing room Julian Draxler trolls PSG teammate Kylian Mbappe in French dressing room
- November 16, 2017

Yet that's not to say Draxler couldn't find himself in the Bavarian red of Bayern this time next year. Draxler, who cost PSG £40m, was touted around Europe in the summer and Arsenal were linked with a move on deadline day for the Germany international, as they prepared to cash in on Alexis Sanchez. (more...)
Muhammad Hafeez fails to clear bowling action test Muhammad Hafeez fails to clear bowling action test
- November 16, 2017

Hafeez was reported for a suspect action after the third ODI against Sri Lanka in Abu Dhabi last month and underwent an assessment on November 1 at Loughborough University in England. This is not the first time Hafeez has been banned from bowling. The ICC said Hafeez can still bowl in domestic cricket events played under the Pakistan Cricket Board . (more...)
Nadal pulls out after Goffin defeat Nadal pulls out after Goffin defeat
- November 16, 2017

Making his debut at the ATP Finals earlier, Grigor Dimitrov withstood a comeback attempt from Dominic Thiem and held on for a 6-3, 5-7, 7-5 victory. It was tough for my confidence after that when it was 0-4. One of Alexander Zverev or Jack Sock , who face each other on Thursday after Federer takes on Marin Cilic , will advance with the Swiss as the second qualifier from the Becker group. (more...)
BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League
- November 16, 2017

Bangor City also has the most expensive match day ticket at £9, with the cheapest adult match day ticket can be found at Bala Town and Cardiff Metropolitan University, for £6. Their season ticket includes all home Premier League games and seven European and FA Cup games. The cheapest day out may be £33.30, the fifth worst in the division, but the most expensive day out is the fourth best. (more...)
Wenger sets deadline for Arsenal duo Sanchez and Ozil Wenger sets deadline for Arsenal duo Sanchez and Ozil
- November 16, 2017

All of them are the best. "Ozil's job is to make assists, the last pass, score goals , sometimes he can shoot, sometimes he can score". Both players' contracts expire at the end of the season, so, provided they refuse to renew their deal, the club can either sell in January or they'll be leaving on a free next summer. (more...)
Who might England face in the World Cup group stage? Who might England face in the World Cup group stage?
- November 16, 2017

Here are the 32 teams which will be battling it out for supremacy in Russian Federation next year. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says that England have enough "potential" to triumph at the World Cup next summer. There can be a maximum of two European teams in each of the eight groups, and only one team from the parts of the world outside Europe in the same group. (more...)
WADA Decides Not to Reinstate Russia's Anti-Doping Body WADA Decides Not to Reinstate Russia's Anti-Doping Body
- November 16, 2017

WADA found that Russia's secret service and sports ministry orchestrated an elaborate plot in Sochi that included using a "mousehole" to switch drug-tainted urine samples at the doping laboratory in the Black Sea resort. He said Russian leaders will never agree to WADA's demand that they recognize a state role in doping. It refused to reinstate RUSADA saying that the agency is non-complaint with WADA's code. (more...)
Greg Olsen To Broadcast Sunday's Vikings Game On FOX Despite Protest Greg Olsen To Broadcast Sunday's Vikings Game On FOX Despite Protest
- November 16, 2017

Olsen is still recovering from injury, but he could return in time for the Week 14 matchup. Olsen said he'd feel the same way if there was a Vikings player in the booth for a Panthers game, but there now aren't any plans for any new faces in the booth for either of the Panthers games on the slate ahead of their matchup with Minnesota. (more...)
Minnesota loses bid for 2023 World's Fair; goes to Argentina instead Minnesota loses bid for 2023 World's Fair; goes to Argentina instead
- November 16, 2017

With the expo, Argentina also hopes to re-establish itself as a gateway to Latin America, the ministry added. The Minnesota World's Fair Bid Committee and the State Department are congratulating Argentina on its selection to host a World's Fair in 2023 while expressing disappointment that the state's proposal wasn't chosen. (more...)
China Open: Saina Nehwal sails through, Sameer Verma crashes out China Open: Saina Nehwal sails through, Sameer Verma crashes out
- November 16, 2017

Sindhu faces Sayaka Sato of Japan in her first round match while H.S. Prannoy meets Keun Dong Lee of South Korea in his opening singles encounter. Sindhu next plays an easy opponent in Chinese qualifier Yue Han. The Indian pair lost 19-21, 21-17, 13-21 to Mathias Christiansen and Christina Pedersen of Denmark. In women's doubles event of the China Open , the duo of Ashwini Ponnappa and Sikki Reddy lost 14-21, 15-21 to the South Korean pair of Ha Na Baek and Chae Yoo Jung. (more...)
Red Wings, Flames break out into line brawl on Wednesday Red Wings, Flames break out into line brawl on Wednesday
- November 16, 2017

Jimmy Howard skated out of his crease and threw punches as players gathered by the Wings bench. Gustav Nyquist , Justin Abdelkader and Luke Glendening also helped out in the goal department, and Mike Green's three assists gave him 16 on the season. (more...)
NFL says Jerry Jones conduct detrimental to league NFL says Jerry Jones conduct detrimental to league
- November 16, 2017

Karp to Boies, a copy of which was obtained by The Washington Post. That language represents exactly the standard that would be needed for Jones to be booted from the league-proof that his conduct goes against the best interests of the NFL . (more...)
Jazz face tall task against Porzingis, Knicks Jazz face tall task against Porzingis, Knicks
- November 16, 2017

Missing Gobert could prove problematic, but the Knicks will have their hands full against a defensive juggernaut. Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek speaking before Wednesday's game against Utah. It was fantastic feeling. Part of the reason for their solid start is because "The Unicron" made franchise history by scoring more points than any other Knick through the first 10 games of the season. (more...)
Marcos Rojo reveals the game he is targeting for injury return Marcos Rojo reveals the game he is targeting for injury return
- November 16, 2017

Up until now I have not had any problems but training is not the same as a match , so I will play 45 minutes tomorrow for the reserves". Rojo has endured an inconsistant Manchester United career with the Argentina global struggling during Louis van Gaal's time at the club. (more...)
Athletics trade slugger Ryon Healy to Mariners for prospects Athletics trade slugger Ryon Healy to Mariners for prospects
- November 16, 2017

Scouts with several major-league clubs had told The Chronicle that the A's had been shopping Healy this winter. It is unclear where the now former-Athletic will fit into the Mariner lineup, which already boasts All-Stars Nelson Cruz and Kyle Seager at DH and third base respectively, along with the franchise's No. (more...)
PM Modi conveys support for Philippines fight against terrorism in Marawi PM Modi conveys support for Philippines fight against terrorism in Marawi
- November 16, 2017

The rising tension in the Korean Peninsula was also a major topic for the talks, particularly in the discussions involving China and the U.S., the President said, adding that the region can not afford to ignite a very disastrous war. The ties between India and ASEAN have been on an upswing, particularly in the areas of trade and investment. India's investment in ASEAN during the same period has been more than Dollars 40 billion. (more...)
Watch moment Romelu Lukaku became Belgium's all-time top scorer Watch moment Romelu Lukaku became Belgium's all-time top scorer
- November 16, 2017

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku became Belgium's all-time leading goalscorer during his national side's friendly win over Japan on 14 November. Adnan Januzaj's official debut - which was made in that game - has also been wiped. "I've improved my movement, especially in the box", he told Belgian publication DH. (more...)