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Hong Kong Open: Tommy Fleetwood moves into contention Hong Kong Open: Tommy Fleetwood moves into contention
- November 25, 2017

Spain's Rafa Cabrera Bello sits in a share of second after shooting the best score of the tournament so far, a six-under 64, as he bids to go one better than his runner-up finish in Hong Kong past year. Fleetwood, who tied for third place at Fanling past year, went to the turn in just one under but ignited his round at the short par-four 10th when he holed a monster putt for an eagle from the back of the green. (more...)
Michael Bisping Knocked Out By A Huge Left Hand From Kevin Gastelum Michael Bisping Knocked Out By A Huge Left Hand From Kevin Gastelum
- November 25, 2017

It didn't help that his quick turnaround fight opponent was Kelvin Gastelum , who has been tearing up the middleweight division despite being a chubby welterweight. By all accounts, that's still Bisping's plan following his loss to Gastelum on Saturday in China. As for Gastelum's next fight, perhaps being matched up against someone like fellow surging contender Derek Brunson would be the best option in his quest for gold. (more...)
Texas Tech expected to give McLane Carter first career start at QB Texas Tech expected to give McLane Carter first career start at QB
- November 25, 2017

Ehlinger passed for 239 yards and a touchdown but the Texas offense slogged through most of the final three quarters. After going 11-for-15 for 175 yards in the first quarter, Carter was 1-10 for 10 yards and two interceptions in the second quarter. (more...)
Burnley v Arsenal preview: Gunners look to build on Tottenham win Burnley v Arsenal preview: Gunners look to build on Tottenham win
- November 25, 2017

The win wasn't enough to elevate Arsenal out of sixth position in the Premier League but they have closed the gap on the top four, with second to seventh in the league separated by just four points. Do Arsenal turn up? If they think it's a lovely Sunday afternoon stroll in Burnley , there's only one victor, and that's Burnley . Arsenal have conceded three penalties in their last five away games in all competitions. (more...)
Knicks Feared Hawks Would Match Tim Hardaway Jr.'s Offer Sheet Knicks Feared Hawks Would Match Tim Hardaway Jr.'s Offer Sheet
- November 25, 2017

Dedmon locked in on Porzingis throughout significant stretches in the second half, and the NY (10-8) big man made just three shots in eight attempts after posting a 17-point first half. Despite missing their starting center, the Knicks jumped out of the gate with a spectacular first quarter. It would be the closest the Hawks got before halftime. (more...)
Manchester United vs Brighton 11/25/2017 Premier League Preview, Odds & Pick Manchester United vs Brighton 11/25/2017 Premier League Preview, Odds & Pick
- November 25, 2017

The United manager added that striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will also feature today, his third match in a row following a career-threatening knee injury. The midfielder is understood to want a longer-term contract than the one now being offered by the Old Trafford board and rejected one offer, believed to be for two years, in September. (more...)
India reaches 97-1 at lunch on day 2 India reaches 97-1 at lunch on day 2
- November 25, 2017

Ashwin and Jadeja, who went wicketless in the first Test at Kolkata, returned figures of 4/67 and 3/56, while Ishant bowled a telling spell of 3/37 to bowl out the Lankans for a paltry total in 79.1 overs. Resuming at 11-1, the two batsmen were watchful initially. Sri Lankan cricketer Asela Gunaratne plays a shot. At the break, Karunaratne (21 batting) had faced 82 balls and was in company of Angelo Mathews (1 batting). (more...)
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wants Thibaut Courtois contract resolved Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wants Thibaut Courtois contract resolved
- November 25, 2017

But Conte has urged the reigning Premier League champions to address the situation at the earliest. "As you know very well, if a big player decides to not sign a new contract it is very hard for the club to face this issue", said Conte. It is reported that the Brazil worldwide is willing to remain in west London should one of two things happen in the immediate future, either he is afforded more chances on the pitch, particularly in big games, or the Italian manager leaves. (more...)
Arkansas fires Bret Bielema moments after season-ending loss to Missouri Arkansas fires Bret Bielema moments after season-ending loss to Missouri
- November 25, 2017

The Tigers-becoming the first team to start SEC play 0-4 and finish 4-4-managed the clock well, and Bielema (in a move that's best described as baffling) declined a holding penalty against Missouri with less than two minutes left-choosing time over pushing the Tigers back. (more...)
Stakes higher than usual for USF-UCF rivalry matchup Stakes higher than usual for USF-UCF rivalry matchup
- November 25, 2017

UCF and USF played Friday for the American Athletic Conference's East Division title and a spot in the December 2 AAC championship game against Memphis , which has already clinched the West Division. Yet what is remarkable, despite both being labeled "sleeping giants" for their sweeping potential, is that these teams have never been this good at the same time . (more...)
Bale back in Real training Bale back in Real training
- November 25, 2017

He returned to training at the start of this month only to nearly immediately fall victim to a thigh injury. Ramos posted a photograph of himself giving a thumbs-up on his Twitter account three days after the Atletico game with the message: "Step by step". (more...)
TCU beats Baylor, to face Oklahoma in Big 12 Championship game TCU beats Baylor, to face Oklahoma in Big 12 Championship game
- November 25, 2017

Trestan Ebner took a check-down pass from Brewer 58 yards for a touchdown and Conner Martin nailed a 48-yard field as the half ended. With the loss Baylor falls to 1-11 on the season. Later in the first quarter, the Horned Frogs pieced together an eight-play, 78-yard drive that featured KaVontae Turpin's 18-yard run on a reverse and Hill's 33-yard pass to Jarrison Stewart to Baylor's 17. (more...)
PSG shatter Champions League record PSG shatter Champions League record
- November 25, 2017

The big-spending French club did not let up in the second half with Marco Verratti, Cavani and Dani Alves compounding the Scottish champions' misery. The result all but guarantees PSG - who have won all five games - will finish ahead of Bayern Munich at the top of group B, given their massive advantage on goals difference. (more...)
Cavs guard Derrick Rose, injured again, unsure of National Basketball Association future Cavs guard Derrick Rose, injured again, unsure of National Basketball Association future
- November 24, 2017

It's not a stretch to say that these latest Derrick Rose rumors may stem from the constant injuries that the former MVP has suffered during his National Basketball Association career. The team did not offer any other details about Rose's absence. The last time he played was a 124-119 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on November 7. But he played in only 39 games during the season that followed and then tore his left ACL in Chicago's first-round playoff series, causing him to miss the entire ... (more...)
No. 2 Miami v Pittsburgh No. 2 Miami v Pittsburgh
- November 24, 2017

He ran for another 60 yards and his 22-yard touchdown in the game's final minutes just punctuated the ugliness for the Hurricanes. Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . But that sometimes happens late in a game when your offense has been impotent. The turnover chain came out three times for the game, giving Miami 19 takeaways in the last five contests , and defensive back Jaquan Johnson came up with perhaps the biggest, momentum-changing play of the ... (more...)
European Golden Shoes: Messi equals Ronaldo European Golden Shoes: Messi equals Ronaldo
- November 24, 2017

Messi won the trophy ahead of Bas Dost, who scored 34 goals for Sporting Lisbon last season, and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, on target 31 times for Borussia Dortmund . That total saw him top the charts across Europe's top divisions for the highest number of league goals they score in a campaign. Messi lifted the award in 2009/10, 2011/12, 2012/13 and last season, while Ronaldo claimed it in 2007/08, 2010/11, 2012/13 and 2014/15. (more...)
Pep Guardiola wary of Huddersfield after their win over Manchester United Pep Guardiola wary of Huddersfield after their win over Manchester United
- November 24, 2017

Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League will be showing the game live, with coverage starting at 3.30pm. It's good that the players know he can score goals like the one against Feyenoord. City's title rivals Manchester United were surprisingly beaten at Huddersfield in October with Jose Mourinho saying that the Terriers "wanted it more." "I don't know what will happen in the future". (more...)
Ex-Wimbledon champ Jana Novotna passes away Ex-Wimbledon champ Jana Novotna passes away
- November 24, 2017

Novotna, who also made it to the finals of the Australian Open once as well as the last-four of the French Open and US Open twice, also enjoyed prolific success in doubles as she lifted 12 Grand Slam titles. She was inducted into the Tennis Hall of Fame in 2005 and transitioned into professional coaching in recent years. With 24 singles title and 76 doubles title in a career spanning 13 years is a significant one. (more...)
Alberto Moreno has been absolutely destroyed by Roy Keane Alberto Moreno has been absolutely destroyed by Roy Keane
- November 24, 2017

Manchester United legend Roy Keane slammed Moreno after claiming the Spain global will cost points for Liverpool . Following Alberto Moreno's nightmare display in Liverpool's 3-3 collapse at Sevilla, Jurgen Klopp has admitted he should have considered an alternative. (more...)
Trump is going to play golf 'quickly' with Tiger Woods Trump is going to play golf 'quickly' with Tiger Woods
- November 24, 2017

Trump National Golf Club is in Jupiter, just north of Palm Beach, where Mar-a-Lago is located. 'Then back to Mar-a-Lago for talks on bringing even more jobs and companies back to the USA!' President Donald Trump laid out a busy morning schedule Friday that includes golf with Tiger Woods and talks with Turkey. (more...)
Paul Pogba urged to emulate Manchester United legends Paul Pogba urged to emulate Manchester United legends
- November 24, 2017

Victor Lindelof insists he has no problem with Jose Mourinho and has hailed the Manchester United manager as one of the best coaches in world football. The Portuguese has come in for criticism for a perceived defensive style, particularly away from home, with the Red Devils having scored four goals in their last six matches on the road in all competitions. (more...)
Record-breaker Holmes hits Fiji for six as Australia march into final Record-breaker Holmes hits Fiji for six as Australia march into final
- November 24, 2017

Holmes scored again 6 minutes later after a Cameron Smith grubber attempt was retained by Smith, who sent the play left to Holmes. Last week he scored five in the Kangaroos' win over Samoa. Ten minutes later Gagai crossed for another soft try which Smith converted to give the Kangaroos a 22-2 lead at the break. Australia's fourth try came from a superb solo run by Dane Gagai and Holmes brought up his hat-trick with a 90m run after intercepting a pass. (more...)
Antonio Conte pleased to take pressure off Chelsea before Atletico Madrid clash Antonio Conte pleased to take pressure off Chelsea before Atletico Madrid clash
- November 24, 2017

Salah, feted as a hero at home after his late penalty in October sent Egypt to the World Cup for the first time since 1990, is now the leading scorer in the English Premier League this season. It is always good to play against a friend but Liverpool is not only about Salah. "I think it will be very important for the present and the future". (more...)
Warner hit by neck injury Warner hit by neck injury
- November 24, 2017

The Victorian was dumped from the Test side only last Friday as the panel opted to go without an all-rounder at No.6 and instead plonk a recalled Marsh into the middle order. "He'll be OK. It's part and parcel of playing cricket". After Smith's news conference, Australia confirmed a call-up for Maxwell who was seen as cover for Warner. (more...)
No Bridges, No Problem As No. 4 Michigan State Beats DePaul No Bridges, No Problem As No. 4 Michigan State Beats DePaul
- November 24, 2017

But Michigan State's defensive pressure increased in the second half and the Blue Demons wilted. After starting the season 1-10 from behind the arc, McQuaid began Thursday night's contest by nailing his first two 3-pointers and later added another from National Basketball Association range. (more...)