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New Premier League broadcast deal will let fans pick TV matches New Premier League broadcast deal will let fans pick TV matches
- December 08, 2017

Fans will be able to pick and choose which Premier League match to watch on television during four rounds of midweek and Bank Holiday games under the next broadcast deal. Reports suggest the auction to bid for Premier League rights will happen in February. The Premier League have now followed the Football League's methods, who have already included entire midweek rounds in their broadcasting deal for next season. (more...)
World powers to push Saudis, Iran to stop interfering in Lebanon World powers to push Saudis, Iran to stop interfering in Lebanon
- December 08, 2017

Hariri remained in Riyadh for two weeks afterwards, fuelling speculation that he was being held hostage. "You will see", he vowed Friday, insisting there was "no crisis between Lebanon and Saudi Arabia". "This will be a message for the Lebanese parties and the region's countries at the same time", the statement said. "I'm issuing a call for calm and responsibility by everyone which is essential for the efforts we are undertaking here". (more...)
Jones fitness boost for Man United ahead of derby Jones fitness boost for Man United ahead of derby
- December 08, 2017

United beat City last season at home in the League Cup but were beaten at Old Trafford in Mourinho's first Manchester derby before drawing 0-0 at the Etihad Stadium later in the season. Zlatan, however, is set to return to action after missing a couple of matches against Arsenal and CSKA Moscow. Marouane Fellaini is a potential replacement for the Frenchman but is still working his way back from a knee ligament injury picked up while playing for Belgium in October. (more...)
Giants expect decision from Giancarlo Stanton by week's end Giants expect decision from Giancarlo Stanton by week's end
- December 08, 2017

Miami is seeking to deal the outfielder as part of a general rebuilding plan for the franchise. He met with both clubs, but his full no-trade clause has allowed him to indicate he doesn't want to join either club. Would the Cubs be interested? One major league source told WEEI.com it was the belief throughout the industry that Stanton was clinging to the idea of playing for the Dodgers, whether it's this season or 2019. (more...)
New Logo : Aishwarya Rai and Anil Kapoor starrer 'Fanne Khan' New Logo : Aishwarya Rai and Anil Kapoor starrer 'Fanne Khan'
- December 08, 2017

Fanney Khan is the Hindi adaptation of the 2000 Dutch release Everybody's Famous directed by Dominique Deruddere, which was also nominated in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 73rd Academy Awards. Aishwarya wore a black pantsuit with a grey and white coat. It was a fun shoot which went very well. Anil Kapoor, who has played the role of a private detective named Robert D'Costa in the previous films, is expected to reprise his character in the Salman Khan starrer. (more...)
Real Madrid, Sevilla have different Champions League needs on Wednesday Real Madrid, Sevilla have different Champions League needs on Wednesday
- December 08, 2017

With the reigning UCL champions already sure to finish second behind group winners Tottenham, Zidane rotated his side. "Varane has done some damage to himself, but we will see tomorrow when we do the scans as always", said Zidane. Zinedine Zidane's team could face teams like Manchester City headed by Pep Guardiola, Paris Saint-Germain led by the "Galacticos" Neymar and Kylian Mbappe, Manchester United headed by Jose Mourinho and Liverpool of Salah and Coutinho. (more...)
Michigan-Notre Dame 2018 Season Opener Sets Kickoff Time Michigan-Notre Dame 2018 Season Opener Sets Kickoff Time
- December 08, 2017

Mid-American Conference foe Ball State will be making its first appearance at Notre Dame Stadium, while Vanderbilt will be coming to the venue for the second time, the previous one in 1995. Northwestern has hosted games at Wrigley Field and has an agreement with the Cubs to do so again as early as 2020. Notre Dame leads the all-time series with Syracuse, 5-3. (more...)
Clemson, Oklahoma, Georgia, Alabama in College Football Playoff Clemson, Oklahoma, Georgia, Alabama in College Football Playoff
- December 08, 2017

The committee rolled with the Tide and stayed on the task of choosing the best teams , regardless of conference affiliation. Criticism followed, because of course it did, and it should. Most people might disagree with the "eye test" proclamation, especially since they struggled with Wisconsin, and losses to Iowa and the Sooners were by an average of 23 points. (more...)
United Top Champions League Group United Top Champions League Group
- December 08, 2017

The win extend Manchester United's unbeaten home record in all competitions to 40 games. The Belgium striker began his United career with 11 goals in 10 games but Tuesday's goal was only his second in 13 subsequent matches and a first meaningful strike since September. (more...)
Ryan Shazier's Spinal Injury Is 'Severe,' NFL Players Union Doctor Says Ryan Shazier's Spinal Injury Is 'Severe,' NFL Players Union Doctor Says
- December 08, 2017

A joint statement from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center director of neurotrauma David Okonkwo and chief of neurosurgery for UC Health Joseph Cheng said Shazier has undergone a series of tests to evaluate his spine injury. "Ryan is one of the biggest players on this defence", linebacker Vince Williams said. "All I am is hopeful that he gets well", he said. "I'm not anxious about him playing for us again, I'm more anxious about him", defensive coordinator Keith Butler told the paper. (more...)
Liverpool legend Steven Gerard lavishes praise on Manchester United star Liverpool legend Steven Gerard lavishes praise on Manchester United star
- December 08, 2017

Fernandinho believes it could be just the jolt they need having won their previous 20 games in all competitions. But City midfielder Fernandinho still believes United will prove formidable opposition for Pep Guardiola 's side, who are bidding to extend an eight-point lead at the top of the table. (more...)
Hope Solo running for US Soccer president Hope Solo running for US Soccer president
- December 08, 2017

It comes less than a week after current U.S. Soccer Federation President Sunil Gulati said he will not seek a fourth term. That includes investing in youth development; pushing for equal pay for women; making youth soccer more accessible to all; and making finances more transparent. (more...)
West Brom Manager Alan Pardew Fears Losing Jonny Evans West Brom Manager Alan Pardew Fears Losing Jonny Evans
- December 08, 2017

Evans has 18 months remaining on his contract at The Hawthorns and, while committed to West Brom , it is hard to see the former Manchester United player signing a new deal with the prospect of European football on offer elsewhere. Asked if the match at the Liberty Stadium was a six-pointer, Pardew said: 'No. "We need to turn up on Saturday afternoon and we need to win the game". (more...)
Sage Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAGE) Sees The Needle Move on Volume Sage Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SAGE) Sees The Needle Move on Volume
- December 08, 2017

The 52-week high event is an important milestone for every stock because it shows very positive momentum and is time when buyers come in. State of Wisconsin Investment Board acquired a new position in Sage Therapeutics during the second quarter valued at approximately $1,991,000. (more...)
Paul Pogba Opens Up About His Controversial Sending Off Against Arsenal Paul Pogba Opens Up About His Controversial Sending Off Against Arsenal
- December 08, 2017

With the Pep Guardiola model established, his squad packed with technically gifted and tactically aware devotees, City's level is set. "When I played for City, they were not the biggest club", he said. Having an additional spare man at the back should anyway make it easier to pack that key area just outside the penalty area where City can not be allowed space. (more...)
Lakers Beat Sixers on Brandon Ingram Game Winner Lakers Beat Sixers on Brandon Ingram Game Winner
- December 08, 2017

This, though, wasn't a skirmish. Ingram sank the shot to stun 76ers fans and cause Ball's father, LaVar, to celebrate in a luxury suite. Philadelphia has a new enemy, and that's the Ball family. Ingram was helped in the scoring end alongside Julius Randle and and Jordan Clarkson both having 16 points. The last time these two teams faced off against each other, Joel Embiid thoroughly dominated the Lakers. (more...)
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) vs. Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG)
- December 08, 2017

Marsh & McLennan had 29 analyst reports since September 8, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. (NYSE: MMC ) has a Shareholder Yield of 0.028964 and a Shareholder Yield (Mebane Faber) of 0.01101. The Bank Of Nova Scotia holds 93,818 shares with $5.31M value, down from 131,268 last quarter. Whittier Tru Co Of Nevada invested 0.02% in Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (more...)
Coutinho's Barcelona desire remains as he refuses to commit to Reds Coutinho's Barcelona desire remains as he refuses to commit to Reds
- December 08, 2017

The Brazil global has been largely deployed on the left of a front three alongside Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane . "When it was 6-0", Klopp said, "we were looking at each other [on the Liverpool bench] and saying, 'How did this happen?'" Liverpool's marquee player Philippe Coutinho was the subject of intense interest from Barcelona last summer, however a move never materialised in the end. (more...)
Georges St-Pierre vacates middleweight championship, UFC confirms Georges St-Pierre vacates middleweight championship, UFC confirms
- December 08, 2017

The company also provided The Daily Telegraph with a release which quoted St-Pierre saying: "My fight at UFC 217 was one of the greatest nights of my life". "I will be giving up my belt and once I'm healthy I look forward to working with the UFC to determine what's next in my career". GSP is battling ulcerative colitis anyway so prior to his recent interview it was expected that the Interim champion, Robert Whittaker would indeed defend his title before challenging for GSP's anyway. (more...)
National Hockey League agrees to accept and consider Seattle expansion application National Hockey League agrees to accept and consider Seattle expansion application
- December 08, 2017

The Vegas expansion fee was $ 500 million . Bettman said the process of setting up a team in Seattle would be similar to what happened for Las Vegas, according to K5. Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan said she spoke with Tim Leiweke, part of the Oak View Group that got approval to renovate KeyArena , and that they "couldn't be more thrilled". (more...)
Saquon Barkley shut out at College Football Awards show Saquon Barkley shut out at College Football Awards show
- December 08, 2017

But Barkley was shut out at ESPN's College Football Awards show. Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield and Stanford running back Bryce Love took home the Maxwell and Doak Walker, respectively. He also threw a touchdown pass. Despite being limited by an ankle injury late in the year, Love still put up spectacular numbers; rushing for 1,973 yards and 17 touchdowns on a sensational 8.3 yards-per-carry. (more...)
Marlins trade Dee Gordon to Mariners Marlins trade Dee Gordon to Mariners
- December 08, 2017

The Mariners have announced the details of the trade, with three minor leaguers headed to the Marlins for Gordon and $1 million in global signing bonus money. The Marlins are no stranger to trading off veteran players to reduce payroll, it's just that the two previous times they did it was after a World Series win. (more...)
Tokyo 2020 organizers unveil bug-eyed Olympic mascot hopefuls
- December 08, 2017

Each of the three finalist proposals is a pair of mascots, one each for the Olympic and Paralympic Games. The final proposals have been short-listed from a total of 2,042 design submissions from the public, and were presented with help from 113 children during a ceremony at Kakezuka Elementary School in Tokyo's Shibuya Ward. (more...)
Porto fly the Portuguese flag in the Champions League Porto fly the Portuguese flag in the Champions League
- December 08, 2017

Two first half goals from Cameroon star Vincent Aboubakar helped Porto grab a place in the last 16 of the European Champions League with victory over Monaco . Few gave Paulo Fonseca's Shakhtar Donetsk much of a chance when they were drawn in the same group as Manchester City and Napoli , but a brilliant group phase, including two victories against what many say are now the strongest sides in England and Italy, saw the Ukrainian team qualify easily, accumulating 12 points from their ... (more...)
Mourinho hails 'world best' De Gea as United beat Arsenal Mourinho hails 'world best' De Gea as United beat Arsenal
- December 08, 2017

Defensively, neither Arsenal nor United looked particularly solid at the back and the main difference between the two was David de Gea who made 14 key saves for an under-siege United side. Arsenal rarely dominate games against the top six in such impressive fashion and the 75 per cent possession played into Mourinho's hands. I loved the way my team played and fought. (more...)