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Sports Duco confirms negotiations for Joseph Parker to fight Anthony Joshua in 2018
Author: 0 Duco confirms negotiations for Joseph Parker to fight Anthony Joshua in 2018

After initial talks they agreed they would ask their fighters who both gave them the green light to try to arrange a bout, likely to be in the United Kingdom in March or April. "We all saw that Joshua could not hurt Takam". The 32-year-old knocked his opponent out in the very first round after landing a flurry of devastating punches.

Sports No change at top of CFP rankings; Miami poised to make move
Author: 0 No change at top of CFP rankings; Miami poised to make move

At 7-2, Auburn is the highest-ranked two-loss team in the country. Iowa State, OSU's next opponent, rounded out the rankings for the Big 12 at No. 21 following a loss to West Virginia. Washington, the highest-ranked Pac-12 team, is ninth and Auburn is 10th. It has the potential to be a top-five game all year. You can see the full rankings here.

Sports Good as gold. The Marlins' Marcell Ozuna honored for his glove
Author: 0 Good as gold. The Marlins' Marcell Ozuna honored for his glove

Ozuna made just five errors and was credited with 10 assists, the second-highest total in the N.L. Former Appling County standout Byron Buxton has claimed his first career Gold Glove Award . Chicago Cubs right fielder Jason Heyward and Royals left fielder Alex Gordon were also honored for a fifth time. Each manager and up to six members of his staff vote from a pool of qualified players in their league, and can't vote for players on their team.

Sports Governor Rauner Declares Harvest Emergency
Author: 0 Governor Rauner Declares Harvest Emergency

The Republican issued a statement saying the declaration is in effect for 45 days starting Sunday. "I would say 15 percent of the soybeans and 60 percent (could be closer to 70 percent) still are in the field", said Ogle County Farm Bureau manager Ron Kern.

Sports Newcomer Garoppolo set to watch as 49ers host Cardinals
Author: 0 Newcomer Garoppolo set to watch as 49ers host Cardinals

Elsewhere, Arizona linebacker Haason Reddick was also involved in escalating the tensions. "That's awesome", Beathard said. "I know he's sore today". "He's awesome, absolutely unbelievable", Arians said. The numbers weren't pretty, as he finished 24-of-51 for 294 yards with an interception for a passer rating of 57.1.

Sports LiAngelo Ball, 2 other UCLA players arrested in China
Author: 0 LiAngelo Ball, 2 other UCLA players arrested in China

Other details regarding the arrest, including what the three UCLA players are accused of stealing, are still unclear. "We are aware of the matter involving UCLA student-athletes and we are gathering more information", UCLA team spokesman Alex Timiraos said in a statement, per The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Sports Plane registered to Roy Halladay involved in deadly crash
Author: 0 Plane registered to Roy Halladay involved in deadly crash

A plane owned by former Major League Baseball superstar Roy Halladay reportedly crashed in the Gulf of Mexico Tuesday. Halladay, 40, was a keen pilot whose Twitter feed includes several references to his love of flying - including his brand new ICON MY2018 A5 plane.

Sports Tony Gonzalez: Colin Kaepernick too much of a 'headache' to sign
Author: 0 Tony Gonzalez: Colin Kaepernick too much of a 'headache' to sign

The social justice/civil rights issues that they are protesting about. The outcome of the meeting would not be binding, but could be overseen by a retired judge or independent lawyer. Not yet. The proposed date of the meeting is sometime during the week of November 13. Specific owners, coaches and league executives were chosen based on their public statements about Kaepernick's protest, ESPN reports.

Sports Plane registered to Roy Halladay crashes in to the Gulf off Mexico
Author: 0 Plane registered to Roy Halladay crashes in to the Gulf off Mexico

A day earlier on November 4, Halladay retweeted several images of him taking associates up in the plane. "I keep telling my dad flying the Icon A5 low over the water is like flying a fighter jet!" The aircraft's manufacturer confirmed Tuesday that they were aware of the crash.

Sports Dabo Swinney fires back at NC State coach Dave Doeren
Author: 0 Dabo Swinney fires back at NC State coach Dave Doeren

Doeren suggested in his postgame news conference that Clemson should be investigated for the laptop on its sideline, which he believed violated the NCAA's rule against technology being used on the field. And after Clemson's K'Von Wallace sealed the win with an interception, another NC State assistant (in the black shirt) appeared to take a swipe at Wallace at the conclusion of his interception return.

Sports From April WOW Air will be flying from Dublin to JFK... for €130
Author: 0 From April WOW Air will be flying from Dublin to JFK... for €130

The sale fare is subject to a summer block period too - it's valid only for travel between April and June, and September and October, of next year. The carrier also plans to up the number of flights out of Newark Liberty International airport to 13 per week starting in May.

Author: 0 Paytm introduces BHIM UPI for seamless money transfer

Paytm , one of the prominent beneficiaries of the government's demonetisation implied an year ago. With the integration of UPI-based payments on its payments platform, Paytm is now focusing on increasing its users base. BHIM UPI now on Paytm . Merchants will also get the flexibility of adding multiple bank accounts with the single Paytm BHIM UPI ID and accept money directly into their bank accounts.

Sports Gamecocks lose at No. 1 Georgia
Author: 0 Gamecocks lose at No. 1 Georgia

A win next week would give Wisconsin the West Division title and its fifth ticket in seven years to the Big Ten championship game. It failed, and Georgia seemed to be swimming upstream the rest of the game. However, the defensive line remained successful, limiting the Gamecocks to 43 rushing yards and consistently forcing them to pass the ball throughout the game.

Author: 0 Youngsters named in USMNT squad for Portugal friendly

The U.S. likely will not play a competitive match until the summer of 2019. In addition, center back John Brooks returns from a thigh injury that sidelined him for 2 1/2 months. Defenders: John Brooks, Wolfsburg (24 years old, 32 caps); Cameron Carter-Vickers, Sheffield United (19, 0); Eric Lichaj , Nottingham Forest (28, 13); Matt Miazga , Vitesse (22, 3); Tim Ream, Fulham (30, 26); Jorge Villafaña, Santos Laguna (28, 14); DeAndre Yedlin , Newcastle (24, 48).

Sports Knicks' Porzingis, Rockets' Harden named Players of the Week
Author: 0 Knicks' Porzingis, Rockets' Harden named Players of the Week

Porzingis wasn't the only dynamic youngster who spearheaded the Knicks' win. He shot 49-90 (54.4%) from the field, 7-16 (43.8%) on threes, and 29-33 (87.9%) from the foul line. Only time will tell what Porzingis will do the rest of the way, but he's looking the part of a legitimate franchise player. "The Beard" led his team to a 3-1 record, while averaging 36.3 points (51.2 3FG%) and 10.0 assists.

Sports Bucks to acquire G Bledsoe from Suns
Author: 0 Bucks to acquire G Bledsoe from Suns

The former Kentucky Wildcat is in his 8th National Basketball Association season after spending his first three years with the L.A. Clippers and the last five in Phoenix. He is averaging 15.7 points and 3.0 assists per game in three games. Bledsoe previously had met with Suns owner Robert Sarver and McDonough during the preseason and requested a trade.

Author: 0 Mo Farah, van Niekerk chase IAAF Athlete of Year award

Barshim was unbeaten last season, sweeping all Diamond League competitions before being crowned world champion in London, where he won the global high jump title with a leap of 2.35 metres. The IAAF World Athlete of the Year Awards, which recognises the top performers on the worldwide circuit this season, will be held in Monaco on November 24.

Sports Tom Brady knows he could be sent packing, at some point
Author: 0 Tom Brady knows he could be sent packing, at some point

Show up every day with a good positive attitude, try and lead the team and we try and win games. "That's the reason this team has been so successful". I try to earn it day to day and I want to keep playing. Any player can go anywhere during a particular year. I try and approach it in a very humble way and work really hard.

Sports Kentucky lawmakers issue statements on harassment
Author: 0 Kentucky lawmakers issue statements on harassment

Beyond that, Hoover said, he'd done no wrong and he denied there is a "culture of sexual harassment" in the House. "And at no time were there ever any sexual relations". Morgan said he advised her to speak with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Hoover fired back Saturday evening, stating that he has no plans to resign.

Sports Spurs star Kane out of Germany, Brazil games
Author: 0 Spurs star Kane out of Germany, Brazil games

The Three Lions boss now has Jamie Vardy, Marcus Rashford and Tammy Abraham, who is uncapped at the senior level, as his three strikers for the two games. Gareth will make the decision based on what he thinks is best for the players and the team. Kane's prognosis seems to be better, but Poch hinted at concerns about whether Kane should play for England in two dead-rubber friendlies next week.

Sports Injured Finn ruled out of Ashes series
Author: 0 Injured Finn ruled out of Ashes series

In a judgement some may find surprising, given the older group combined for a total of 627 Test wickets, including 75 in that Ashes series alone, Harris said that this summer's combination boasted a more outstanding collection of fast-bowling attributes than the one he was a part of, starting with Hazlewood's greater height.

Sports Marouane Fellaini interest confirmed by Besiktas official
Author: 0 Marouane Fellaini interest confirmed by Besiktas official

Besiktas have won the league title for the past two seasons and are now first in the Champions League Group G with 10 points after four games. The Turkish giants lie third in their domestic campaign, and will hope to finish atop by end of the season to lure in big players and show their ambition.

Sports Anthony Martial desperate to improve at Old Trafford
Author: 0 Anthony Martial desperate to improve at Old Trafford

But outside of that, I'm reserved, I don't show my emotions too much. M.E.N. Sport report that PSG officials made contact with Mourinho's agent Jorge Mendes, after the United manager spoke in detail about the French side last month. In the midst of all the reports and fan complaints, Paddy Power is already running a market on the next permanent Manchester United manager with Mauricio Pochettino listed as favourite while Luis Enrique and Joachim Loew are also tipped as likely candidates.

Sports Chelsea boss Antonio Conte right to drop David Luiz, says Ray Wilkins
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Antonio Conte right to drop David Luiz, says Ray Wilkins

In dropping David Luiz for one of Chelsea's biggest games of the season , Conte gave the clearest message that he will not manage in fear of what owner Roman Abramovich might do next. Luiz had also reacted furiously to being substituted during Chelsea's home match against Roma in the Champions League. Pressed by BBC about whether Luiz has a future at Chelsea, Conte added, "He has to work really hard, otherwise he is on the bench or in the stands".

Sports Patrick Cantlay wins Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in three-man playoff
Author: 0 Patrick Cantlay wins Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in three-man playoff

Spaun, four clear of Cantlay (67) and eight clear of Cejka (63). "I knew that I'd be able to get to where I wanted to be if I felt healthy", Cantlay said. Cantlay looked to have lost momentum after bogeying the final two holes to put him in a play-off alongside Alex Cejka and Whee Kim. Cantlay also reached the 18th at 10-under after an opening birdie.

Sports Mitchell Starc claims hat-trick in Sheffield Shield
Author: 0 Mitchell Starc claims hat-trick in Sheffield Shield

He produced a trio of successive ferocious yorkers which bowled Jason Behrendorff, trapped David Moody lbw and rattled No.11 Simon Mackin's stumps to end the WA innings for 176 and give NSW a first-innings lead of 94. Starc, who finished the match with the figures of 7/97, picked up 3 wickets for 41 runs in the second innings. Anderson said the English bowlers were closely studying their opponents and he was confident the tourists could make inroads against Australia's batsmen.

Sports West Ham name David Moyes as new manager on six-month deal
Author: 0 West Ham name David Moyes as new manager on six-month deal

Despite the decision to part ways, joint-chairmen David Sullivan and David Gold expressed their admiration for Bilic, and sadness at the club's predicament, a show of respect towards him with their club statement . "I've been there myself, I know what Slaven is going through at the moment". "I definitely don't feel a broken man". I can be very proud of my work here.

Author: 0 West Ham United appoint David Moyes as new manager

West Ham has won only two of its 11 matches in the Premier League and is in third-to-last place heading into the two-week worldwide break. West Ham said they "believe a change is now necessary in order for the club to move forward positively and in line with their ambition".

Sports Miami Heat vs Golden State Warriors: Line-ups, preview & prediction 11/06/17
Author: 0 Miami Heat vs Golden State Warriors: Line-ups, preview & prediction 11/06/17

Kevin Durant scored 25 points on 9-of-13 shooting and Golden State shot 54.9 percent overall in Saturday's 127-108 triumph at Denver. ABOUT THE WARRIORS (7-3): Golden State often talked about some conditioning issues early in the season, but those appear to be a thing of the past, and as the players have found their legs, the shooting percentages have climbed.

Sports Kyrie Irving's 35 points lead streaking Celtics over Hawks
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving's 35 points lead streaking Celtics over Hawks

LeBron James is up to 28.8 points, 9.1 assists and 7.2 assists per game after his 57-point outburst on Friday, but the Cleveland Cavaliers have the worst defence in the league. Augustin catching up to the team on the offensive end. Despite knocking down just one three-pointer, Durant scored a team-high 21 points to go along with eight rebounds, six assists and three blocks.

Sports India vs New Zealand, 3rd T20 Thiruvananthapuram
Author: 0 India vs New Zealand, 3rd T20 Thiruvananthapuram

Instead of Pandya, India should stick with MS Dhoni ahead of him and should allow the senior pro to take his time in the middle to settle in". When you were the captain of the side, it was different. Kane Williamson, Martin Guptill are good batsmen as well. "He has to score from ball one and the team management should make him understand this point", he added.

Sports Meunier: I rejected deadline day move to Chelsea
Author: 0 Meunier: I rejected deadline day move to Chelsea

I could have joined Chelsea in the final day of the transfer window, but I didn't want to. "I was waiting for a signing at right-back but not Dani Alves ", Meunier told Eleven Sports . "Was I going to remain on the subs" bench all the time? 'Yes [I am frustrated] because I want to play every match, whether it's against Gueugnon, Niort or Bayern Munich, ' the Belgium global said.

Sports Josh Gordon Said He Used Drugs And Booze Before Every Game
Author: 0 Josh Gordon Said He Used Drugs And Booze Before Every Game

While Gordon can not be active until November 27th, Browns coach Hue Jackson announced that the Browns wideout will rejoin team meetings starting tomorrow, November 7th. A bunch of guys smoke weed before the game. "Socially, I felt awkward, talking with people, telling them where I was living", Gordon told GQ, explaining why he first started using drugs.

Author: 0 Bears TE expected to be released from hospital Monday, report says

Countless people, including members of the Saints and Bears owner George McCaskey, have visited Miller in the hospital since the injury. But for the actions of the Bears' medical staff and the surgeons at a New Orleans hospital, Miller could have lost his leg.

Sports Celtics won't part with first-round pick for Jahlil Okafor
Author: 0 Celtics won't part with first-round pick for Jahlil Okafor

Philadelphia is still looking to move the former No. 3 overall pick after declining the fourth-year option on Okafor's contract, essentially bringing an end to his time with team. The Boston Celtics, who have lost Gordon Hayward to injury, is one of the National Basketball Association teams which has been linked with Jahlil Okafor in previous trade rumors [VIDEO].

Sports Tom Savage on Texans' loss to Colts: 'I played like crap'
Author: 0 Tom Savage on Texans' loss to Colts: 'I played like crap'

If the Texans don't sign Kaepernick , they're telling their players that they care more about politics, than they do about winning and I'm not sure they want to send that message. The Colts had a bottom-five defense through Week 8. Don't tell me Kaepernick can't learn this intricate, complex offense on the fly. Against the Eagles, Osweiler completed 19-of-38 passes for 208 yards and a touchdown, with two interceptions in his first start as replacement for the struggling Trevor ...

Sports Ameer Abdullah rushes for second TD of season
Author: 0 Ameer Abdullah rushes for second TD of season

The celebration after his latest score, which gave the Lions an early 7-0 lead in a game they badly need to win, was pretty neat too. Matthew Stafford is in elite company once again. Backup Brett Hundley has thrown four interceptions and just one touchdown since taking over for Rodgers. In the receiving end, Martellus Bennett posted 17 yards in two receptions while Randall Cobb added 15 yards in two catches.

Sports Andrea Pirlo retires from football after leaving New York City FC
Author: 0 Andrea Pirlo retires from football after leaving New York City FC

I want to thank everybody for the kindness and support they have shown me in this incredible city . "Thank you to the awesome supporters, thank you to the coaching staff. 'You realise that the time has come. Pirlo has already been linked with a move into coaching, with reports claiming he could head to Chelsea to become Antonio Conte's assistant.

Sports Brock Osweiler's strong start didn't last long
Author: 0 Brock Osweiler's strong start didn't last long

That win gave the Broncos the playoff tiebreaker against New England, allowing them to host the AFC Championship Game against the Patriots. Denver Broncos head coach Vance Joseph announced on Monday to the media that the team would be starting Brock Osweiler at quarterback against the New England Patriots , his second start in his second stint with the team.

Sports Is Eli Manning in danger of being benched?
Author: 0 Is Eli Manning in danger of being benched?

The New York Giants suffered another defeat on Sunday, falling to 1-7 on the season with a 51-17 loss to the Los Angeles Rams . But that may change with things heading towards historically bad levels in East Rutherford. " I want to be playing ". "I want to be out there. And um ... I want to be out there". It's hard to say whether McAdoo just didn't have a whole heck of a lot to say to his team at halftime or if he just didn't want to share it with the media.

Sports 'The Crown' Reveals Its Second-Season Intrigues In A New Trailer
Author: 0 'The Crown' Reveals Its Second-Season Intrigues In A New Trailer

The Crown released a new trailer Monday that teases tension between Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip . Also spotted in the two-and-a-half-minute video: Quarry's Jodi Balfour as a visiting Jackie Kennedy and Downton Abbey's Matthew Goode as a society photographer who romances Margaret.

Sports Ezekiel Elliott's Injunction Hearing Set for Thursday
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott's Injunction Hearing Set for Thursday

There's no assurances this means the panel will lean in Elliott's direction, but Chinn is regarded as being a judge who does not think the courts should intervene in a matter dealing with a collectively bargained arbitration process. Elliott rushed for 93 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in a 28-17 victory against the Chiefs on Sunday. It's was the continuation of a season-long process after he was granted a preliminary injunction, blocking the suspension for district judge in Sherman ...

Sports Dermot Gallagher: 'Raheem Sterling didn't dive for Manchester City penalty'
Author: 0 Dermot Gallagher: 'Raheem Sterling didn't dive for Manchester City penalty'

It was a provoked penalty by Sterling. "And if you see a year ago we conceded two offside goals as well, but of course they are a top team, but on top of that it makes things very hard for you". "I think in first half we were too deep, second half we were much more in it. There's no way that's a dive and that's a penalty". "Wenger has more justification to be annoyed about the third goal because even as a referee I thought, 'That looked yards offside, ' when I first saw it", he said.

Sports Officials explain reasoning behind Carmelo Anthony's Flagrant 2
Author: 0 Officials explain reasoning behind Carmelo Anthony's Flagrant 2

Following the game, the officials explained why they chose to eject Anthony from the tilt. There obviously was contact, and Anthony did elbow Nurkic in the face, but it sure seemed like incidental contact. I didn't yell. Actually, I think I had a smile on my face. "So because it's unnatural and it's deemed excessive, therefore it is a flagrant foul penalty two".

Sports Indian women break into top 10
Author: 0 Indian women break into top 10

India beat China 5-4 in shootout in the final in Kakamighara, Japan. Navjot came close to breaking the deadlock in the 17th minute but was blocked and Rani's deflection didn't find the target either. India last won the Women's Asia Cup in 2004 when the event took place in New Delhi . The final match went into a penalty shootout where Rani scored in sudden death and goalkeeper Savita made a brilliant save after the two teams were at a 4-4 deadlock after five penalty shootout attempts.

Sports Deion Sanders delivered a vicious roast of Tony Romo
Author: 0 Deion Sanders delivered a vicious roast of Tony Romo

Tony Romo made a joke about Deion Sanders' tackling during a broadcast. Sanders later responded to Romo on NFL Network, ripping Romo for his poor playoff record and losing his job previous year to rookie Dak Prescott . He wrapped up with "I tried to take the high road, but I don't know the address!" In 2011, he was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. And he then declared that he'd only be dealing in positivity for the day.

Sports Everton senior duo banished from training by Unsworth
Author: 0 Everton senior duo banished from training by Unsworth

Unsworth, who has made no secret of his desire to become full-time boss, added: 'Whoever gets the honour of being Everton manager, I will shake them by the hand and wish them all the best because I want this club to succeed and be flying high.