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Sports Blues rocked as Michael Emenalo quits Stamford Bridge
Author: 0 Blues rocked as Michael Emenalo quits Stamford Bridge

Emenalo will be best remembered by many Chelsea fans for the rare interview he granted to the club's in-house TV channel immediately following Jose Mourinho's departure in December 2015, in which he revealed that "palpable discord" had developed between the manager and his players.

Sports Lamar Odom collapses in LA Nightclub
Author: 0 Lamar Odom collapses in LA Nightclub

Lamar Odom , who has had issues in the past with addiction, released a Players' Tribune article earlier this year that spoke about his journey with both substance abuse and other hardships in his life. Odom was hospitalized in October 2015 when he was found unconscious inside a Las Vegas brothel due to a drug overdose. He had two heart attacks and 12 strokes from that incident.

Sports Alan Shearer Tells Arsene Wenger to Apologise for Saying Raheem Sterling Dives
Author: 0 Alan Shearer Tells Arsene Wenger to Apologise for Saying Raheem Sterling Dives

We know that Raheem Sterling dives well . "You spend £50m on a centre-forward and you think in those big games, he's the one who has got to make the difference", Shearer said on Match of the Day 2 . City boss Pep Guardiola hit back, insisting: "We won in the best way and we deserved it by far". Wenger insists his side battled well against leaders City, and caused unsafe situations themselves at the Etihad.

Sports Injury woe forces Nadal to quit Paris Masters
Author: 0 Injury woe forces Nadal to quit Paris Masters

The year might not have come to an end, but some former players like Greg Rusedski have already predicted about next season and their future. "Of course it's a very tough decision for me, especially here in Paris , which has been the most important city in my career without a doubt".

Sports Chelsea vs Manchester United: Mourinho reacts to Conte's handshake snub
Author: 0 Chelsea vs Manchester United: Mourinho reacts to Conte's handshake snub

The Brazil worldwide did not even make the bench as Andreas Christensen was handed a start, with rumours of a rift with Conte being the reason for his omission circulating around social media. A second half header from Alvaro Morata saw the Blues record a vital win on Monday morning, keeping pace with the Premier League's top three and now sitting just a point behind Tottenham .

Sports Wake Forest vs. Notre Dame 2017 live stream
Author: 0 Wake Forest vs. Notre Dame 2017 live stream

Wake Forest (5-3) scored more points than any team has against Notre Dame this year. I try to keep him out of the game in the third quarter, but he had no thoughts of that. However, their run defense is allowing 183.8 yards per game. "He gutted it out, and he played really well", senior quarterback John Wolford said. And if Wake Forest continues losing key offensive players to injuries, it's likely Colburn and Bachman will need to carry over their elevated performances.

Sports Coutinho Ruled Out of West Ham Trip
Author: 0 Coutinho Ruled Out of West Ham Trip

The Senegal star has missed the last five matches with a hamstring injury and Klopp hinted that he could see 20 or 25 minutes. Jurgen Klopp's side have won their last two games, beating both Huddersfield Town and Maribor 3-0, and three more points against West Ham are imperative.

Sports Damien Williams gets the Dolphins on the board
Author: 0 Damien Williams gets the Dolphins on the board

While Cutler finished with a solid line, Oakland's defense stood strong with the game hanging in the balance. The Dolphins recovered that time, and they took over at their own 48. Cook consistently torched the Miami secondary, tallying eight catches for 126 yards-113 of which came in the opening half. Thomas scored his touchdown on the final drive late in the fourth quarter.

Sports Avs trade Matt Duchene
Author: 0 Avs trade Matt Duchene

For his part, Duchene has done an admirable job not allowing frequent trade rumours to affect his performance on the ice. The Senators also send goalie Andrew Hammond and prospect Shane Bowers to Colorado along with Ottawa's first and third round draft picks in 2018.

Sports Cowboys forgot how to tackle on Tyreek Hill TD
Author: 0 Cowboys forgot how to tackle on Tyreek Hill TD

It was character showing time for the Cowboys and, led by Prescott, they didn't blink. Kansas City has since taken a 17-14 lead; we'll see where it goes from here, but Hill and his blockers certainly made this play memorable. If you knew that one of the two teams playing in Dallas on Sunday afternoon was once considered the single best team in the National Football League just a few weeks ago, you would have undoubtedly believed it was the Dallas Cowboys .

Sports NASCAR Cup Series playoff standings update after Harvick wins in Texas
Author: 0 NASCAR Cup Series playoff standings update after Harvick wins in Texas

This weekend, Chevrolet is taking the opportunity to pay homage to Dale Earnhardt Jr., a key member of the Team Chevy family and a NASCAR fan favorite who is retiring at the end of this race season. Martin Truex Jr . has no wins in the current Round of 8, but he's so far ahead in points that even some kind of catastrophic early wreck or mechanical failure next week can't ruin his drive for a first Cup Series title.

Sports We're Second - Jose Mourinho Plays Down Man Utd Defeat At Chelsea
Author: 0 We're Second - Jose Mourinho Plays Down Man Utd Defeat At Chelsea

The Blues have been far from convincing in their title defence, and after ten games, they find themselves nine points behind leaders Manchester City. "We are anxious", Mourinho said. "The team suffered emotionally after the goal". But it was an anxious ending for Chelsea , with the three points preserved with a minute to go when Thibaut Courtois produced a close-range save from Marouane Fellaini.

Sports Texans' Deshaun Watson out for season with ACL tear
Author: 0 Texans' Deshaun Watson out for season with ACL tear

It would be nearly unheard of for Watson to not have had both knees checked by a team doctors after the game since he was rolled up on his lead (left) leg. The Texans , who are contenders in the AFC South, have already lost defensive end J.J. Watt and linebacker Whitney Mercilus to injuries this season.? In his first seven games as starter, he threw for 1,699 yards and 19 touchdowns - passing Hall of Fame QB Kurt Warner for most TD thrown in that span.

Sports Krajinovic enters Paris Masters final
Author: 0 Krajinovic enters Paris Masters final

As for Krajinovic, he is obviously disappointed but he'll get over it. From then on, however, Krajinovic suffered more unforced errors against unstoppable Sock, who won six games in a row to lift up the "Tree of Fanti" trophy in AccorHotels Arena.

Author: 0 Miami cop knocks out woman with one punch

The woman then appears to slap an officer; the officer then appears to punch her in the face. After four officers picked up Freitas and began to carry her up the stairs, the video shows her swinging her arms, apparently striking one officer in the face with a backhand swipe.

Sports New Orleans Saints 16, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3
Author: 0 New Orleans Saints 16, Tampa Bay Buccaneers 3

Tampa Bay's slow start would prove to be too much for them to overcome later on in the game. Ryan Fitzpatrick replaced Winston in the second half, but he could not generate any offense. And New Orleans' special teams kicked it off in the first quarter with a blocked punt returned for a touchdown by undrafted rookie CB Justin Hardee .

Sports Rams receiver embarrasses entire Giants defense on 3rd and 33
Author: 0 Rams receiver embarrasses entire Giants defense on 3rd and 33

Goff was pulled midway through the fourth quarter as the Rams beat the Giants 51-17. The play that killed the Giants was the 52-yarder to Woods on a third-and-33 screen play on which the receiver was barely touched. New York, on the other hand, had six players-all possible starters-ruled out for Sunday. The Rams will be back at home at the Coliseum for the first time in over a month next week to play the Texans.

Sports Julio Jones had the worst drop of the National Football League season
Author: 0 Julio Jones had the worst drop of the National Football League season

Matt Ryan helped engineer an 8-play, 61-yard drive that ended with a 6-yard touchdown pass to Mohamed Sanu , giving the Falcons a 10-0 lead in the first quarter. And the return meeting with Atlanta? Cam Newton: Newton was once again the Panthers' leading rusher with 86 yards on nine carries and a touchdown.

Sports Bengals receiver grabs Jaguars opponent by neck, punches him
Author: 0 Bengals receiver grabs Jaguars opponent by neck, punches him

It was more of a surprise an incident didn't happen sooner. Jaguars linebacker Myles Jack was the first to reach the players and tried to pull Green off Ramsey. The Jaguars took a 13-7 lead into halftime of a very physical, intense game. It's likely both players will draw a fine for their respective roles.

Sports Broncos at Eagles time, TV schedule, live stream, odds and more
Author: 0 Broncos at Eagles time, TV schedule, live stream, odds and more

With Brock Osweiler under center, the Broncos will step onto Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday for the first time in almost eight years, searching for their first road win of 2017 and a triumph that will allow them to avoid their first sub-.500 record at midseason in six years and their longest losing streak in almost seven years.

Sports Jaguars RB Fournette, C Linder set to return from injuries
Author: 0 Jaguars RB Fournette, C Linder set to return from injuries

Leonard Fournette (ankle) was not listed on the Jaguars' final injury report for Week 9 against the Bengals. With Marrone intent on "trying to establish a culture", per Adam Schefter of ESPN , Fournette will be held accountable for his multiple absences, though it's not expected that he'll miss additional games beyond Sunday.

Sports Flanagan Wins New York Marathon Women's Crown
Author: 0 Flanagan Wins New York Marathon Women's Crown

Flanagan, 36, a Boulder, Colorado-born and Massachusetts-raised distance runner, finished sixth at the Rio Olympics past year, but was the unequivocal champion Sunday, and as she neared the finish line, Flanagan pumped her fists toward the crowd at the finish line, then broke into tears after clipping the tape.

Sports UFC 217 results: Ovince Saint Preux delivers Knockout of the Year candidate
Author: 0 UFC 217 results: Ovince Saint Preux delivers Knockout of the Year candidate

He's right back in the title hunt at 205 pounds. Anderson landed a solid right hand, though, and 45 seconds in landed a flawless double-leg takedown. Preux comes forward and he nails Anderson with a left, Anderson scores a takedown on St. Round 2. Saint Preux picks up where he left off at the end of the first, landing a head kick and a barrage of followup punches. Preux drops Anderson with an uppercut as the round ends.

Author: 0 Goerges rallies past Vandeweghe to lift WTA Elite Trophy

Goerges, who only qualified for the tournament by winning Moscow's Kremlin Cup two weeks ago, won seven straight games to snatch the set and establish an early break in the second. But Goerges clung on, finally breaking serve in the ninth game and setting herself up for a fantastic comeback. Goerges won her seventh match in a row by taking out Kristina Mladenovic , 6-2, 7-6 (4).

Sports Alli missing for Spurs' clash with Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Alli missing for Spurs' clash with Crystal Palace

Hugo Lloris and Ben Davies also picked up knocks, but the pair completed the 90 minutes and are likely to be fit, though the Welshman may be rotated, with Danny Rose waiting in the wings. The Argentine manager guided Spurs to a famous 3-1 victory over Real Madrid at Wembley earlier this week, which sent the Spanish media into meltdown.

Sports Astros' Justin Verlander Marries Kate Upton Three Days After Winning World Series
Author: 0 Astros' Justin Verlander Marries Kate Upton Three Days After Winning World Series

Verlander was in a dark tux with a bowtie, and the bridesmaids were in different shades of blush. The area was adorned with deep red and blush flowers and olive branches. After the 30 minute ceremony, guests descended stairs to the restaurant on the property for the reception. The two got engaged in 2016 after dating on-and-off for three years.

Sports Washington's Dante Pettis sets NCAA record for punt return TDs
Author: 0 Washington's Dante Pettis sets NCAA record for punt return TDs

The Huskies were ranked 12th in the initial rankings this week, meaning they need some help to get back into the conversation. "He's fiery and he loves football", Washington running back Myles Gaskin said. After starting Willie Taggart's debut season at a promising 3-0, the Ducks have dropped four of six in Pac-12 play and are still one win short of qualifying for a bowl game.

Sports Socceroos star Tim Cahill delays Honduras trip, Kruse to miss
Author: 0 Socceroos star Tim Cahill delays Honduras trip, Kruse to miss

The injury comes days before the Socceroos, Australia's national men's football team, are to depart for the first leg of their do-or-die 2018 FIFA World Cup playoff against Honduras. "Cahill was cleared of a fractured ankle on Saturday, however he will require continued assessment and treatment before a determination regarding his eligibility for the forthcoming matches is made by medical and coaching staff", said a statement.

Sports Virat Kohli celebrates birthday with teammates, BCCI uploaded photos
Author: 0 Virat Kohli celebrates birthday with teammates, BCCI uploaded photos

Virat's friends, fans, colleagues, including both former and current cricketers did not miss an opportunity of showering their love and wishing him on this special day. Since then, Kohli has not looked back, scoring runs all around the globe, and is now the captain in all formats of the game. When everyone was very busy in the celebration Hardik Pandey has taken a moment to take his revenge about which he announced publicly earlier, a few months ago.

Sports Deontay Wilder destroys Bermane Stiverne with first-round knockout
Author: 0 Deontay Wilder destroys Bermane Stiverne with first-round knockout

This time around, he lasted one round. Or at least a laydown did. But with 49 seconds left in the opening round, Wilder followed a series of jabs by landing a powerful hard right hand that dropped Stiverne on the seat of his trousers. That there would be no need for any more moments with Stiverne was now obvious. "So much frustration", Wilder said. Do fans? I know I do... "Deontay looked like a beast".

Sports TJ Dillashaw KO's Cody Garbrandt to win UFC Bantamweight Title
Author: 0 TJ Dillashaw KO's Cody Garbrandt to win UFC Bantamweight Title

Their dislike of each other can't be understated. Garbrandt would unleash a flurry of strikes with just over two minutes remaining in the first, putting Dillashaw in trouble. "Where TJ Dillashaw is most effective against most people, I think is where he's most vulnerable against someone like Cody", Florian said. The better shape you are and the better chin you have.

Sports UFC 217 Results: Rose Namajunas KO's Joanna Jedrzejczyk
Author: 0 UFC 217 Results: Rose Namajunas KO's Joanna Jedrzejczyk

Namajunas dropped Jedrzejczyk with a right hand, but the champion got back up. But she dominated Jedrzejczyk on the feet from the opening horn. The American didn't let up on the fallen Jedrzejcyzk, unleashing a vicious barrage of punches before referee John McCarthy called a halt to proceedings.

Sports Joe Thomas gets new contract bump from Browns
Author: 0 Joe Thomas gets new contract bump from Browns

Thomas was in the penultimate season of a seven-year, $80 million contract he signed in 2011. Per Yates, this means Thomas will earn $13.5 million next year, if he chooses to return. The new deal assures Thomas will surpass the $117 million plateau in career earnings since the Browns drafted him third overall in the 2007 NFL Draft.

Sports Clemson Holds Off NC State for 38-31 Win
Author: 0 Clemson Holds Off NC State for 38-31 Win

The Red And White Week parade gave students and members of the community to show their Pack pride for homecoming weekend. The fourth-ranked Tigers visit the 20th-ranked Wolfpack for a 3:30 p.m. Bryant's 1-yard touchdown run with 6:31 left restored Clemson's 10-point lead. "All big games come down to one or two or three plays, so it's going to be a game where those plays have got to go our way", N.C.

Sports Cook scores as Bournemouth stun Newcastle at the death
Author: 0 Cook scores as Bournemouth stun Newcastle at the death

It came on a day when the Magpies were made to pay for missed chances. However, the bulk of a crowd of 52,237 left St James' Park firmly believing Gayle's 16th-minute strike should have stood, with television replay suggesting they may have had a point.

Sports Washington State's Luke Falk breaks Pac-12 record for career passing yards
Author: 0 Washington State's Luke Falk breaks Pac-12 record for career passing yards

Costello. The decision comes a week after a near upset at Oregon State in which Chryst threw 33 passes for 16 completions, 141 yards, an interception and the game-winning touchdown. Love's status for Saturday's game is unclear, however, he was considered a game-time decision last week and is widely expected to play. If the Cardinal (6-2, 5-1 Pac-12) win, they would be able to clinch the division title next Friday at home against Washington .

Sports Robben breaks Bayern record for Bundesliga goals
Author: 0 Robben breaks Bayern record for Bundesliga goals

It was Marc Bartra who scored in the 88th minute for the hosts, but check out what young American Christian Pulisic did. They have overturned Dortmund's five-point advantage to claim top spot in the Bundesliga, notched up league and cup victories over RB Leipzig, and secured qualification to the knockout stages of the Champions League.

Sports All Blacks beat Baa-baas 31-22 to begin European tour
Author: 0 All Blacks beat Baa-baas 31-22 to begin European tour

Flanker Ardie Savea was the pick of the pack while second five-eighth Ngani Laumape came alive after halftime. A directionless first-half display left the under-strength tourists trailing by 12 points at one stage, made to pay for their untidiness by the more enterprising Barbarians .

Sports Weather delay slows Penn State's roll over MI
Author: 0 Weather delay slows Penn State's roll over MI

The Lions lost a one-point heart breaker at Ohio State last week while the Spartans went three overtimes in their loss at Northwestern. The Spartans are 8-5 in their last 13 games against teams in the AP top 10, including a win at MI this year.

Sports Florida No-Shows First Game Without Jim McElwain in Blowout Loss to Missouri
Author: 0 Florida No-Shows First Game Without Jim McElwain in Blowout Loss to Missouri

In front of 49,154, the program's smallest home crowd for a conference game since 2005, it was the first win over a Power Five opponent in six tries for the Tigers (4-5, 1-4 SEC). No worries for the Tigers, not with Corey Fatony on the job. Three plays later Lock made amends for his earlier giveaway as tight end Kendall Blanton snared a 4-yard touchdown.

Sports Corner from Cook gives Bournemouth third Premier League win
Author: 0 Corner from Cook gives Bournemouth third Premier League win

Four times this season Bournemouth have conceded late to lose in the top flight. But for that offside decision, the woodwork, the excellence of goalkeeper Asmir Begovic and the bravery of defender Cook, the Spanish manager would have been richly rewarded for his bold approach inside the opening 45 minutes.

Sports Peter Crouch rescues a point for Stoke against Leicester
Author: 0 Peter Crouch rescues a point for Stoke against Leicester

Crouch almost won it right at the death with another header but the result, coming on the back of a much-needed win at Watford last week, will have helped ease any pressure on Stoke boss Mark Hughes while Leicester's resurgence continued and they are now unbeaten in six games.

Sports Colin Munro becomes fourth batsman to hit two T20I hundreds
Author: 0 Colin Munro becomes fourth batsman to hit two T20I hundreds

Team India will look to seal the three-match T20I series when they take on New Zealand for the second T20I match at Rajkot today. Phillips had smashed an unbeaten 140 off 130 balls for New Zealand A in a thrilling tie in a 50-over match in Visakhapatnam last month.

Sports Manchester City plot £30m move for another full back in January
Author: 0 Manchester City plot £30m move for another full back in January

Instead, The Mirror claim that Shaw could now end up returning to Southampton as he is keen to return to the south, nearly four years since leaving St. His first worldwide goal came in the 4 - 0 win over Malta as England secured their place at next summer's World Cup. The player is, according to the Mirror Online, in such bad terms with manager Jose Mourinho , that he would be willing to accept a pay-cut - he now earns a reported £80,000 per week - if it leads to leaving the Premier ...

Sports Bradley Beal and John Wall Both Take Shots at Cavs
Author: 0 Bradley Beal and John Wall Both Take Shots at Cavs

According to Wall, the Cavs intentionally gave up the number one seed last season as they wanted to avoid the Wizards in the second round and didn't want to face them until the conference finals. I'm not going to sit here and do that. "We were playing awful", Smith said. "We're just trying to figure it out on the fly". The Cavaliers then beat the Celtics in five games.

Author: 0 Del Potro's London bid ended by Isner

When Nadal reclaimed the world number one ranking in August, it was the first time in more than three years he had topped the list. I have to pull out and that's what I did. "So whether I was playing Rafa or Filip tomorrow, it's going to be a pretty similar game plan for me". I am here to win so if I see that I don't have that chance, it's not a good idea to keep trying.