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Sports Neville and Savage troll Rio Ferdinand over new boxing career
Author: 0 Neville and Savage troll Rio Ferdinand over new boxing career

The ex-West Ham, Leeds, Manchester United and QPR defender, who now works as a pundit with BT Sport and the BBC, will hold a press conference in London on Tuesday. Ferdinand retired from football in 2015 after a hugely successful career in which he won an array of major honours with Manchester United , including six Premier League titles and the Champions League .

Sports Smith: Dhoni, Pandya partnership changed the game
Author: 0 Smith: Dhoni, Pandya partnership changed the game

A target of 164 in 21 overs. Australia came in to bat with 13 overs reduced and the target being revised to 238 but rain continued to play spoilsport forcing the players out of the ground without a ball being bowled. "It was sort of a good new ball wicket to bowl with", Smith said. He was rewarded with two wickets, that of Jadhav and Sharma, both of whom tried pulling the ball unsuccessfully.

Sports International Olympic Committee names hosts of 2024, 2028 Olympics
Author: 0 International Olympic Committee names hosts of 2024, 2028 Olympics

Games chiefs said Pyeonchang would feature a host of new medal events, including "snowboard big air", "speed skating mass start" and "curling mixed doubles". Paris and Los Angeles were the only competitors left for 2024 after rival cities pulled their bids because of worries over cost. The team also visited the Olympic Rings that were newly installed in front of the Eiffel Tower when the official announcement was made Wednesday.

Sports Indians raise AL Central title banner at Progressive Field
Author: 0 Indians raise AL Central title banner at Progressive Field

When their second crown became official, the Indians were long gone from Progressive Field, leaving the ballpark to spend time with family or toast a memorable week. "They're all hot", Hammel said. On Thursday, Cleveland won their 22nd straight game and passed the 1935 Chicago Cubs for longest consecutive winning streak in Major League Baseball history.

Sports Redskins Defeat Rams 27-20 In Week 2 Matchup
Author: 0 Redskins Defeat Rams 27-20 In Week 2 Matchup

We're taking it right down to the wire as the Los Angeles Rams (1-0) host their head coach's former former employer, the Washington Redskins (0-1). Rams outside linebacker Robert Quinn felt Donald's presence made the Redskins "a little nervous". Donald knew it, too, and was critical of his performance after the game.

Author: 0 F1i's Driver Ratings for the Singapore GP

Following a massive downpour several hours beforehand, more heavy showers soaked the Marina Bay street circuit just before the 8pm race . Lewis Hamilton said he was struggling to believe his victory in a "crazy" Singapore Grand Prix that put him in control of the title race .

Sports Clayton Kershaw allows first-ever grand slam to Aaron Altherr
Author: 0 Clayton Kershaw allows first-ever grand slam to Aaron Altherr

The three-time NL Cy Young Award victor was cruising until the sixth, when he allowed a bloop single by Freddy Galvis between a pair of walks to load the bases for Altherr. His drive to left-center caromed hard off the metal fence above the wall and far away from center fielder Odubel Herrera, who came up short in his try for a leaping catch.

Sports Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez rematch talks will start this week
Author: 0 Gennady Golovkin-Canelo Alvarez rematch talks will start this week

Despite completely flubbing her scorecard, the Nevada State Athletic Commission will continue to employ her as an official following 'a short break'. "I'm not going to put her right back in", Bennet said. "That's really all I can say. I can't comment because I do not even know what people are saying". As a result of her scorecard, Byrd will be removed from calling any big matches in the near future.

Sports Redskins place S Cravens on reserve/left squad list
Author: 0 Redskins place S Cravens on reserve/left squad list

Roughly two weeks ago, Washington safety Su'a Cravens abruptly told management that he planned to retire from the NFL. By rule, Washington was required to send Cravens the so-called "five-day letter", which informs him that if he doesn't return within (duh) five days, he can be placed on the reserve/left squad list.

Sports Dolphins Lawrence Timmons wants to play Sunday but he may not
Author: 0 Dolphins Lawrence Timmons wants to play Sunday but he may not

The 31-year-old Timmons, entering his 11th National Football League season, was dealing with his personal matter Saturday and returned to the team early Sunday morning before the Dolphins decided he wasn't in a good place to play against the Los Angeles Chargers .

Sports Danny Welbeck injured groin in Arsenal-Chelsea draw, says Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Danny Welbeck injured groin in Arsenal-Chelsea draw, says Arsene Wenger

I thought they were in for a different player, maybe Lukaku or maybe someone else, I don't know. "When there is a foul continually, they continued to push him, the referee has to use the whistle". Now Mustafi, who saw a second-half header ruled out for offside, wants to build on the display moving forward. The Spaniard went off with an ankle injury at half-time.

Sports Carvajal extends contract with Real Madrid until 2022
Author: 0 Carvajal extends contract with Real Madrid until 2022

Borja Mayoral and Gareth Bale found the net for Real Madrid in an away victory over Real Sociedad. "The release clause is also so high so that nobody can take me away from here and I don't want to leave", said Carvajal. Carvajal is still 25 years old but the right-back didn't hide that his other long-term dream would be to replace Sergio Ramos as Los Blancos' captain.

Sports Eagles vs. Chiefs: Preview, score prediction for Week 2
Author: 0 Eagles vs. Chiefs: Preview, score prediction for Week 2

The tangled web of relationships between coaches and players mean both sides know much about their adversary. Nelson Agholor was running down the middle of the field in a one on one situation, where he for sure would have out ran his man given, the opportunity to do so.

Sports Narendra Modi had started India's economic integration: Amit Shah
Author: 0 Narendra Modi had started India's economic integration: Amit Shah

The Uttar Pradesh government on September 15 asked madrassas in Varanasi to send women representatives to an event on September 22 where Prime Minister Narendra Modi would interact with them, reported PTI on Monday. Another Congress leader Digvijaya Singh also wished him on his birthday. "After green and white revolution, now it is time for "blue revolution" and "sweet revolution", Modi said.

Sports Shapovalov leads Canada to Davis Cup tie victory over India
Author: 0 Shapovalov leads Canada to Davis Cup tie victory over India

After Ramanathan held to cut his deficit to 5-3, Shapovalov went back to serve for the match, and held, securing the victory and the series for Canada. In Davis Cup parlance, he had never been a No. 1, the highest ranked player on Team Canada. Denis Shapovalov made the most of an opportunity to fulfil a lifelong dream of playing for his country this weekend at the Davis Cup.

Author: 0 Giants-Lions analysis from Monday Night Football at MetLife Stadium

With Giants second-year linebacker B.J. Goodson (leg) questionable for Monday night's game against the Lions , it seems Big Blue feels the need to add Grant to the roster from the practice squad, per ESPN's Jordan Raanan. Will the Lions pull off the upset tonight in East Rutherford when they visit the Giants for Monday Night Football at 8:30PM ET? They lost the game 19-3.

Sports Gas prices begin to drop after hurricanes
Author: 0 Gas prices begin to drop after hurricanes

The highest national average price for gasoline so far this year was $2.65 on September 14. The disruptions caused gas prices to rise 28 cents nationally. As gas prices drop for the majority of the country, so does the nation's gasoline inventory. "Gas prices are poised to plummet 30 cents", Jenkins continued.

Sports Davis Cup: France, Serbia level at 1-1 on day one
Author: 0 Davis Cup: France, Serbia level at 1-1 on day one

France, seeking a 10th Davis Cup title but first in 16 years, are strong favourites to prevail in Lille to secure a final against either Belgium or Australia. 'We did what we needed to reach the final . David Goffin will open against 185th-ranked John Millman before Australia's top player, Nick Kyrgios, faces Steve Darcis.

Sports Kevin Durant appears to take shots at Thunder on Twitter
Author: 0 Kevin Durant appears to take shots at Thunder on Twitter

So it's not surprising to find out that the Golden State Warriors star has fake Twitter accounts so he can fight the good fight of making himself look good on the Internet. Either KD is out here stamping his life in 3rd person or he meant to send that from another account in which he defends himself. "Kd can't win a championship with those cats", the tweet read.

Sports Auburn backup QB Sean White dismissed from team after public intoxication arrest
Author: 0 Auburn backup QB Sean White dismissed from team after public intoxication arrest

Is Auburn willing to keep Stidham in the game for all the non-garbage time snaps, just to preserve Willis' eligibility? The reason for that suspension has not been specified. He started the Sugar Bowl against Oklahoma, but broke his forearm during the first quarter. White was reportedly arrested "on view" at 2:45 a.m. Sunday morning following Auburn's win over Mercer this weekend, with the location of the arrest listed in the report as Auburn's police station.

Sports Predicted Tottenham line up to face Barnsley in the Carabao Cup
Author: 0 Predicted Tottenham line up to face Barnsley in the Carabao Cup

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino admits the Carabao Cup pales into insignificance compared to other prizes on his side's wishlist as they prepare to host Championship outfit Barnsley in Tuesday's third-round clash. "But he also needs the freedom to be natural and to express himself". Before he comes, we need to go. Given his focus on Tottenham's Premier League and Champions League campaigns, Pochettino has confirmed he intends to shuffle his pack for the showdown with Barnsley, who are ...

Sports Josef Newgarden holds off Simon Pagenaud to win IndyCar title
Author: 0 Josef Newgarden holds off Simon Pagenaud to win IndyCar title

Will Power finished the season on the podium but it wasn't enough for him to move up the IndyCar drivers' championship standings. "I hope that I'll be around for a long time", Newgarden said. The final race of the year is poised to be a four-way shootout between Newgarden, Dixon, Will Power and Pagenaud, and you don't want to miss the slugfest.

Sports Predicted Liverpool side to play Leicester: Grujic and Sturridge should start
Author: 0 Predicted Liverpool side to play Leicester: Grujic and Sturridge should start

Jurgen Klopp has confirmed three players who will start for Liverpool against Leicester in the League Cup third round on Tuesday night. The Wales worldwide was influential in Huddersfield's promotion campaign having spent last season on loan but the closest he has got to any action so far this term was watching the 4-0 win over Arsenal from the bench in his only selection in a match-day squad.

Sports Riz Ahmed Becomes First Muslim Actor to Win an Acting Emmy
Author: 0 Riz Ahmed Becomes First Muslim Actor to Win an Acting Emmy

Ahmed won Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series for his portrayal of Nasir "Naz" Khan in 'The Night Of '. Riz MC , who's known as Riz Ahmed in Hollywood, has made history for winning his first Emmy in the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series category.

Sports Kyrie Irving has no regrets if LeBron James took trade personally
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving has no regrets if LeBron James took trade personally

He had reportedly been unhappy playing in Cleveland for a while. The trade finally launched August 22 after concerns over Thomas' hip injury. That sustained success made it surprising when Irving asked to be traded this offseason. "I don't think that you owe anything to another person in terms of figuring out what you want to do with your life", Irving said. Only four guys from last year's team that I played against in the Eastern Conference finals are returning.

Author: 0 'Handmaid's Tale', 'Veep' Top Winners at Emmys

Directing, Comedy: Donald Glover, " Atlanta ". Julia Louis-Dreyfus won best actress in a comedy series for Veep for the sixth year in a row - breaking the record for the most Emmys won by a lead actor for the same role. Britain's Riz Ahmed won his first Emmy for his role as a man who falls foul of the United States judicial system in HBO's crime limited series "The Night Of".

Sports Mourinho accepts four-goal thrashing harsh on Everton
Author: 0 Mourinho accepts four-goal thrashing harsh on Everton

Elsewhere, in London two cross town rivals, current holders Chelsea and Arsenal fought out a frustrating goalless derby draw. The 31-year-old was greeted warmly by the home fans as he played his first game against the club since returning to Everton in July.

Sports Dembele faces four months out
Author: 0 Dembele faces four months out

It read: "First team player Ousmane Dembele traveled on Monday morning to Helsinki, Finland, where he will undergo surgery to fix a rupture of the biceps femoris tendon in his left thigh". Barcelona suffered a major blow after their 2-1 victory over Getafe at the weekend when it was revealed that record signing Ousmane Dembele will be out for a minimum of three months with a thigh injury.

Sports Astros capture first division title since 2001
Author: 0 Astros capture first division title since 2001

The Astros will begin postseason play on October 5th. The Washington Nationals are the National League East champs, and the Cleveland Indians won the American League Central, while the division-leading Los Angeles Dodgers are assured of at least a playoff berth.

Sports Worlds: Team Sunweb charge to men's TTT gold
Author: 0 Worlds: Team Sunweb charge to men's TTT gold

BMC Racing Team looked to be making a late charge, but it was not to be and had to settle for the silver medal, eight seconds back. For BMC is was the second silver in as many years with Dennis, Scotson, Silvan Dillier, Stefan Küng, Daniel Oss and Tejay van Garderen in a dogfight with Sky for second as they finished with the minimum four riders.

Sports Chelsea's run of red cards leaves Conte bemused
Author: 0 Chelsea's run of red cards leaves Conte bemused

They had looked to be there for the taking. "I hope to finish the game with 11 players, because in the last two games, FA Cup final and the Community Shield, we finished two games with 10 men", Conte said at his weekly news conference Friday.

Sports South Africa's JP Duminy retires from Test and first-class cricket
Author: 0 South Africa's JP Duminy retires from Test and first-class cricket

Under-fire for not scoring runs in the past, Duminy silenced his detractors, albeit only for a short while, when he scored a 155 against Sri Lanka in January this year, but hasn't been able to go past even 40 in eight Test innings since. "Test cricket has always been the pinnacle and I've been fortunate enough to experience some of the memorable moments with the Proteas and also in first-class matches with the WSB Cape Cobras", the Cape Town all-rounder added.

Sports Hamilton takes full advantage of Vettel's first-lap crash in Singapore
Author: 0 Hamilton takes full advantage of Vettel's first-lap crash in Singapore

Raikkonen and Verstappen then collided again on the run down to Turn 1, causing both to retire, while Vettel spun into the wall at the following corner and retired from the race. I didn't see that much. "I saw Max and then the next thing I see is Max and Kimi hitting me somewhere". "It is what it is and we move on". The incident took Verstappen and Raikkonen out on the spot, while Vettel continued with a scarred sidepod and fluid draining from the cooling systems within.

Sports WAFU Cup: Eagles have to go for a win against Ghana - Yusuf
Author: 0 WAFU Cup: Eagles have to go for a win against Ghana - Yusuf

The big striker also posited that what the team needs now are prayers and encouragement for them to do well against Ghana. And only a win could save their blushes in the last game of the group against sworn rivals Ghana. "Overall, we have not done badly as a team as the boys have fought, have shown character, we are yet to let in a goal, and we have not been dominated by any of the teams we have come up against.

Sports Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix as title rival Sebastian Vettel crashes
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton wins Singapore Grand Prix as title rival Sebastian Vettel crashes

He couldn't have hoped for better luck than both Ferraris going out on the first lap - which ultimately allowed him to open up a 28-point gap on Sebastian Vettel with six races left. Pic: ReutersSINGAPORE: Triple Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton says he is trying to go vegan out of concern for the planet, love of animals and his own health.

Sports Sikh museum to have Marshal Arjan Singh's picture
Author: 0 Sikh museum to have Marshal Arjan Singh's picture

Born on 15 April 1919 in Lyallpur, Punjab (now in Pakistan), Arjan Singh entered the distinguished Royal Air Force College at Cranwell at the age of 19 and graduated as a pilot officer the following year. Singh kept his flying category even while he was the Chief of Air Staff, a distinctive quality that Dhanoa also alluded to. It said a gun salute will be given and a flypast will be organised before the final rites.

Sports Werner boosts transfer talk as he welcomes Real Madrid links
Author: 0 Werner boosts transfer talk as he welcomes Real Madrid links

The Reds also have a deal in place for the player to move next summer. "We have not yet come to terms with the development at Leipzig ", he said of their meteoric rise through German football to the Champions League. The 21-year-old swapped relegated Stuttgart for RB Leipzig last summer and has evolved from a quick-footed winger with a penchant for wasting simple chances into one of the most feared and complete centre-forwards in the European game.

Sports Olivier Giroud Explains Turning Down Arsenal Exit
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud Explains Turning Down Arsenal Exit

The French striker was subject of interest from several teams including Everton after deciding to leave in search of regular playing time following the club record signing of Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon. Giroud's next goal will be his 100th in Arsenal colours after he netted his 99th in the 4-3 victory over Leicester in the first game of the new Premier League season.

Sports Broncos' Jared Crick to have back surgery
Author: 0 Broncos' Jared Crick to have back surgery

Crick is facing possible back surgery for an injury that occurred in training camp and kept him out of the Broncos' season opener. New Denver Broncos defensive tackle Ahtyba Rubin wasn't particularly productive for the Seattle Seahawks in 2016.

Author: 0 Chiefs 6, Eagles 3 — THIRD QUARTER

Kansas City, fresh off a convincing win on the road at New England, must figure out how to protect Alex Smith and open up running lanes outside for rookie running back Kareem Hunt . "I mean it was good to give those guys a good look. I haven't been looking at the details of why it's such a big game, but we're going to try our best to get this one for him".

Sports Goran Dragic Wins MVP as He Leads Slovenia to EuroBasket Championship
Author: 0 Goran Dragic Wins MVP as He Leads Slovenia to EuroBasket Championship

Earlier, Spain defeated Russian Federation 93-85 to take third place, with 51 points coming from the Gasol brothers, Pau (26) and Marc (25). "Of course, our ambitions don't change", Gasol said of trying to help Spain end EuroBasket on a winning note before he returns to Memphis for the start of National Basketball Association training camp.

Sports Miami Dolphins hold practice in Oxnard due to Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 Miami Dolphins hold practice in Oxnard due to Hurricane Irma

The Dolphins started off rather sluggish particularly in the secondary as Phillip Rivers threw for 331 yards, completing nine passes to Keenan Allen for 100 of those yards. Timmons was expected to start for Miami this season after signing a two-year, $12 million deal. He paced all rushers with 122 yards on 28 carries. He is Miami's best player, but the Dolphins needed to take more risks.

Sports Simran: Day two Box Office collection of Kangana Ranaut starrer out
Author: 0 Simran: Day two Box Office collection of Kangana Ranaut starrer out

The story shows about a housekeeping lady who enters into the world of crime being ambitious to get better of her. Mumbai (Maharashtra), September 17: The numbers for the first two days for this week's two big releases - Kangana Ranaut-starrer Simran and Farhan Akhtar-starrer Lucknow Central - are out.

Sports Bills offense struggles in loss to Panthers
Author: 0 Bills offense struggles in loss to Panthers

The Panthers needed a late stop to seal the win. The Carolina Panthers are no longer listing Cam Newton on the injury report, so he's good to go vs. Panthers WR Kelvin Benjamin left after taking a brutal hit to his left shoulder in the end zone from Bills FS Jordan Poyer, but did return. GETTING HIS KICKS: Gano was locked in a kicking battle in the preseason, but is 6 for 6 on field goal attempts so far this season.

Sports Karim Benzema happy to stay at 'world's best club' Real Madrid
Author: 0 Karim Benzema happy to stay at 'world's best club' Real Madrid

However, it now looks like any speculation of Isco to Man City can be put to bed - unless, perhaps, a day comes where Los Blancos no longer feel they need him. There was no stopping Mayoral in the 19th minute, though, as he slammed home from close range after Sergio Ramos had held the ball up brilliantly for the young striker.

Sports Cowboys lose in Denver
Author: 0 Cowboys lose in Denver

After a 51-yard game in his professional debut, Elliott posted at least 80 rushing yards in the last 15 games of his rookie season. Though three drives, Elliott has rushed just three times for five yards, a 1.7 yards per carry average. The Cowboys opted to dress a sixth receiver in rookie Noah Brown , with Terrance Williams uncertain because of a sprained ankle, over cornerback Bene Benwikere , who was picked up in a trade from Cincinnati at the final cuts.

Sports Vikings QB Sam Bradford Out vs. Steelers With Knee Injury
Author: 0 Vikings QB Sam Bradford Out vs. Steelers With Knee Injury

Quarterback Sam Bradford is one player for fantasy owners to look at for this week's matchup. Keenum completed 54 percent of his passes for 167 yards, no touchdowns and no interceptions. The Steelers got another shot at a field goal from 46 yards out, after Tom Johnson's penalty for lining up over the center wiped out Chris Boswell's 51-yard miss.

Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles: Carson Wentz owns franchise

This gave the Chiefs the ball at Eagles' 31 and set up the go-ahead score, a shovel pass from Smith to tight end Travis Kelce , who barreled through the defense and leaped over the goal line for a 15-yard touchdown that put the Chiefs ahead 20-13.

Sports Everton confirm team news for Man United clash, four men still out
Author: 0 Everton confirm team news for Man United clash, four men still out

The score remained at 1-0 for the majority of the game after Antonio Valencia scored in the opening minutes of the match. Speaking after the game at Old Trafford, Mourinho admits that the Toffees having to play top 5 teams consecutively at the start of the season could be very challenging.

Sports Redskins Bitten Hard by Injury Bug vs. Rams
Author: 0 Redskins Bitten Hard by Injury Bug vs. Rams

Washington returns home next week for a Sunday night primetime matchup with the Oakland Raiders. A player with a lengthy injury history, Jordan Reed exited the Redskins game against the Rams during the second half with a chest injury. That score cut the Rams deficit to 20-17 late in the third quarter. By the time the Redskins extended their lead to 13-0 with a 22-yard field goal, the Rams had just one first down.

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