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New Zealand wins bid to host Women's Rugby World Cup 2021 New Zealand wins bid to host Women's Rugby World Cup 2021
- November 17, 2018

World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont said he felt the decision was global recognition for the obsession for rugby in New Zealand. The tournament would've injected millions into our economy, with 11 teams based throughout the region. " Auckland is well experienced at organising these events with the Rugby World Cup in 2011 and the World Masters Games past year, and we'll be excellent hosts". (more...)
Green Bay Packers fall to Seattle Seahawks 27-24 Green Bay Packers fall to Seattle Seahawks 27-24
- November 17, 2018

That's when you had newspapers. "I think negativity is an unfortunate part of this business driven by the externals, but that's the business we're in". We don't want to put it in anybody else's hands. I have great confidence in our 2-minute offense, especially with Aaron. "Frankly, those are the kind of decisions that keep all of us up", McCarthy said. (more...)
Gordon Hayward Open to Coming Off Bench Gordon Hayward Open to Coming Off Bench
- November 17, 2018

The Celtics have offset a four-game winning streak by dropping four of their last five in a brutal road trip. "I said it before the season, it's whatever to me", he told Bleacher Report . "The shot feels good in practice and looks good and for whatever reason in the game, they're going in and out". "There's obviously a little bit of rust and sometimes you just go through those phases". (more...)
Exchanging Ryans: Rangers acquire Strome for Spooner from Edmonton Exchanging Ryans: Rangers acquire Strome for Spooner from Edmonton
- November 17, 2018

Oilers general manager Peter Chiarelli dealt Strome to the New York Rangers for fellow centre Ryan Spooner . That sum makes Spooner's cap hit $3.1 million for the Oilers, the same as. The dip in ice time combined with a 5.9 on-ice SH% has resulted in only one goal and one assist in 16 games this season. Edmonton (9-8-1) will be back in action Saturday in the Battle of Alberta against the Calgary Flames, while NY (9-8-2) will host the Florida Panthers at Madison Square Garden. (more...)
Bayern Munich interested in signing Aaron Ramsey from Arsenal Bayern Munich interested in signing Aaron Ramsey from Arsenal
- November 16, 2018

European clubs such as Juventus , Liverpool, Manchester United and AC Milan have been touted as possible destinations for the Welsh global midfielder. Arsenal's reasons for not offering Ramsey a new deal were finally explained to him at the end of October. Ramsey has now accepted this will be his last season at the Emirates following a decade at the club, having made 341 appearances and scored 59 goals since he joined from Cardiff City for just under £5m in 2008. (more...)
Ed Oliver confronts Major Applewhite over coat on sideline Ed Oliver confronts Major Applewhite over coat on sideline
- November 16, 2018

Before halftime, Applewhite came up to Oliver on the sideline and appeared to tell Oliver to take off the jacket he was wearing. Here's video of the incident. Oliver, who last season became the first underclassman to win the Outland Trophy as the nation's top interior lineman, is widely considered to be a potential top-five pick in next spring's National Football League draft. (more...)
Mercedes defend Lewis Hamilton over comments about India Mercedes defend Lewis Hamilton over comments about India
- November 16, 2018

In an earlier interview with the BBC , the Formula One World Champion said "I've been to India before to a race which was odd because India was such a poor place yet we had this massive, attractive Grand Prix track made in the middle of nowhere". (more...)
IPL 2019: Jaydev Unadkat released by Rajasthan Royals; Steve Smith retained IPL 2019: Jaydev Unadkat released by Rajasthan Royals; Steve Smith retained
- November 16, 2018

The likes of Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson, Krishnappa Gowtham, Jofra Archer and Shreyas Gopal are among those who have been retained along with skipper Ajinkya Rahane . "We believe we have the quality in this current team to have another successful tournament". Speaking of the released players, Manoj Badale said, "After analysing our performances of 2018 and plotting our vision for the season ahead, we have made a decision to release a few players from our squad". (more...)
Conor McGregor sorry for running out of whiskey Conor McGregor sorry for running out of whiskey
- November 16, 2018

Speaking to news.com at the GQ Man of the Year Awards on Wednesday night, White said Aly was simply "trying to be an a**hole". Australian reporter Waleed Aly has been widely criticised for his interview with Dana White on Tuesday. The UFC chief also discussed the controversy during an interview with foxsports.com.au, saying: 'It's just insane to me that anybody could believe that that's staged, you know what I mean'. (more...)
Marlins debut new-look logo, color scheme Marlins debut new-look logo, color scheme
- November 16, 2018

The Marlins describe the logo as being "vibrant in ways that uniquely represent the Miami community" while saying it also "embodies refinement and style, with a focus on looking forward - towards the future". With the changes, the franchise further distances itself from the unpopular former owner, Jeffrey Loria. From its inception in 1993 through 2011, the team was known as the Florida Marlins, with teal featuring prominently in the color scheme. (more...)
MLB, Fox extend TV broadcasting deal through 2028 MLB, Fox extend TV broadcasting deal through 2028
- November 16, 2018

Under the terms of the television agreement, FOX Sports and FOX Deportes will retain exclusive rights to airing the World Series , one of the two annual League Championship Series and two of the four annual Division Series and the All-Star Game. (more...)
Liverpool defender Lovren mocks Ramos - 'elbowed him good' Liverpool defender Lovren mocks Ramos - 'elbowed him good'
- November 16, 2018

There was one more twist before full-time, though, as Jedvaj scored his second goal of the evening at the death to send the home fans wild. Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has refused to be drawn into a war of words with Dejan Lovren . (more...)
ICC suspends Sri Lankan all-rounder Dilhara Lokuhettige on fixing charges ICC suspends Sri Lankan all-rounder Dilhara Lokuhettige on fixing charges
- November 16, 2018

The T10 league was launched past year and the 2018 edition will be contested by eight teams from November 21-Dec. 2. Former Sri Lanka worldwide Dilhara Lokuhettige has been charged with three counts of breaching the Emirates Cricket Board's Anti-Corruption Code. (more...)
Kirk Cousins voices respect toward Khalil Mack, Bears defense Kirk Cousins voices respect toward Khalil Mack, Bears defense
- November 16, 2018

What makes sense now is for Abdullah to be the team's kick returner, but I could also see him as a receiving back and also maybe in the slot. "He's the big dog now. You understand that no matter what your schedule is there's going to be good players in every division and he's certainly one of them. "There's been times he's had some free runners and it looks like they're telling him, 'Hey, you have to get the ball out.' He gets the ball out with accuracy". (more...)
Spain had 'unfair' loss to Croatia in UEFA Nations League - Luis Enrique Spain had 'unfair' loss to Croatia in UEFA Nations League - Luis Enrique
- November 16, 2018

Alternatively, if there is a victor in the group's final fixture, whoever is victorious will progress. Spain have experienced a slump since thumping Croatia 6-0 in September and beating England in their Nations League opener. They started very strongly, we had a few problems in the first half, in the opening minutes. I'm fairly happy with the game. "I see areas for improvement, but I think the result is totally unfair". (more...)
New Zealand opt to bat against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi Test New Zealand opt to bat against Pakistan in Abu Dhabi Test
- November 16, 2018

Pakistan have enjoyed some good form in this format of the game in 2018 as they come off successful series against England as they split a two-match series and then they beat Australia in UAE last month 1-0 in another two-match series. On the batting front, Hafeez, Azhar Ali and Babar Azam will lead the way for Pakistan while Asad Shafiq, Haris Sohail and captain Sarfraz Ahmed will form the crux of the middle-order. (more...)
Steven Adams on Enes Kanter: 'He can't play defense' Steven Adams on Enes Kanter: 'He can't play defense'
- November 16, 2018

New York Knicks center Enes Kanter and Oklahoma City Thunder big man Steven Adams are really close friends, so you knew they were going to have some fun with one another Wednesday when the Knicks took on the Thunder. Adams' big first half included a monster dunk on Kanter late in the first quarter. Kanter played three seasons with the Thunder. When they were team-mates in Oklahoma, Adams and Kanter became known as the 'Stache Brothers , thanks to their trademark moustaches. (more...)
Premier League chief bonus plan 'hugely unpopular' with supporters - fan group Premier League chief bonus plan 'hugely unpopular' with supporters - fan group
- November 16, 2018

However, the Gazette understands the Newcastle "expressed reservations" about the appropriateness of the proposed payout, equivalent to a payment of £250,000 from each member club, before it was approved by the Audit and Remuneration Committee and non-executive directors. (more...)
Seahawks edge Packers for TNF victory in Seattle Seahawks edge Packers for TNF victory in Seattle
- November 16, 2018

Green Bay is 0-4 away from home this season, which could be a problem in Seattle, and that's mainly because the Seahawks are 14-2 all-time in home primetime games under Pete Carroll. The Packers responded in kind four minutes later, bringing the gap back to four once again. Due to the play of Rodgers and a still-pedestrian defense, the Over for the Packers is 13-5 since the middle of past year, a stretch that easily could continue here at a total of 49¹/₂. (more...)
Schmidt Makes Four Changes As Ireland Team Named For All Blacks Schmidt Makes Four Changes As Ireland Team Named For All Blacks
- November 16, 2018

Fit-again Rob Kearney and Garry Ringrose slot into Ireland's backline, with scrum-half Kieran Marmion shaking off an ankle knock to start against the back-to-back world champions. "I think people can make their own minds up about those", said Schmidt, of the contentious refereeing calls in Dublin in 2016. "It's number one versus number two, and there's a real excitement that's building as we get closer to Saturday". (more...)
Mookie Betts runs away with American League MVP award Mookie Betts runs away with American League MVP award
- November 16, 2018

Red Sox designated hitter J.D. Martinez finished fourth. Betts finished second to Trout in 2016, when Trout finished with 356 points and 18 first-place votes. Betts is the only player in Major League Baseball history to steal 20-plus bases and hit 40-plus doubles in four consecutive seasons. He then missed two weeks because of an abdominal strain, which puts his season into even more impressive context since he played only 136 games, the fewest for an MVP position player since Josh ... (more...)
Flag Ban in Spain Highlights Kosovo's Sporting Handicap Flag Ban in Spain Highlights Kosovo's Sporting Handicap
- November 16, 2018

Indian Olympic Association (IOA) officials fear that India could face the same fate unless the Ministry of External Affairs sort this out. "Politics should be kept separate from sport and doing otherwise is against the spirit of the Olympic movement". (more...)
The Rockets are done with Carmelo Anthony The Rockets are done with Carmelo Anthony
- November 16, 2018

But at the same time, I'm going to be a better player. The 10-time All-Star has been a negative to the Rockets when he's been on the floor. Keep up to date with all of the latest:tag: news! Curry has missed the Warriors' past three games after suffering the injury last Thursday against Milwaukee and has been monitored and evaluated by the club's medical staff since then. (more...)
KXIP release Yuvraj, Finch ahead of IPL auction KXIP release Yuvraj, Finch ahead of IPL auction
- November 16, 2018

Apart from Yuvraj and Finch, they have let go off Axar Patel, Mohit Sharma, Barinder Sran, Ben Dwarshuis, Manoj Tiwary, Akshdeep Nath, Pardeep Sahu, Mayank Dagar and Manzoor Dar. The franchise on Thursday, 15 November, announced that it has retained 9 players, released 11 and traded one for the upcoming season. R Ashwin, who led the team past year, has been retained alongside top-scorer Lokesh Rahul, Karun Nair, Mayank Agarwal, Ankit Rajpoot. (more...)
Premier League to introduce VAR technology from next season Premier League to introduce VAR technology from next season
- November 15, 2018

The Bundesliga, La Liga and Serie A are already using VAR, which allows disputed incidents to be reviewed with the use of video replays, and the technology was used at the World Cup in Russian Federation this year. Premier League clubs voted against the introduction of VAR this season at a meeting back in April. There were renewed calls to introduce VAR to the Premier League after Southampton were denied a second goal - which they believed should have stood - in their match against Watford ... (more...)

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