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Sport He deserved more chances - Hazard hails 'fantastic' Salah
Author: 0 He deserved more chances - Hazard hails 'fantastic' Salah

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp has a fearsome frontline, including fit-again Sadio Mane who scored in the topsy-turvy 3-3 draw at Sevilla in the Champions League on Tuesday when the Merseysiders surrendered a three-goal lead. Playing in a more withdrawn midfield role for the most part this season, the Brazil global remains one of the Premier League's best playmakers. Salah, who's scored 3 goals in 4 games against Chelsea in his career (all with FC Basel back in 2012-2014), will ...

Sport David Warner is confident to play the 1st Test: Steve Smith
Author: 0 David Warner is confident to play the 1st Test: Steve Smith

He's just had a hit ... he's very confident, and he says he's good to go", said Smith. Maxwell will fly back to Sydney today to play for Victoria in their Sheffield Shield match against NSW and will be on standby to play a part later in the Ashes series.

Sport Oscar Pistorius sentenced to an additional seven years behind bars
Author: 0 Oscar Pistorius sentenced to an additional seven years behind bars

The world-renowned athlete was arrested on Valentine's Day in 2013 - the day of the killing. High Court Judge Thokozile Masipa initially sentenced Pistorius to five years for manslaughter in 2014. The sentence has taken into account the time he has already served. The Supreme Court of Appeal made the judgement this morning, after the State applied for an extension to his initial six years.

Sport Cowboys suffer more misery with home defeat to Chargers
Author: 0 Cowboys suffer more misery with home defeat to Chargers

Kaser successfully kicked an extra point after the Chargers' second touchdown in the third quarter. LA, with 500-plus total yards (515) for the first time in two years, overcame the loss of kicker Nick Novak to a back injury, the second straight game that Dallas' opposing kicker was injured and in the same game that Dallas' Dan Bailey returned after missing four games with a groin injury .

Sport Pacquiao teases McGregor fight by using real boxing match bait
Author: 0 Pacquiao teases McGregor fight by using real boxing match bait

After suffering a 10th-round TKO defeat to Mayweather, the mixed martial arts fighter made it crystal clear that he would consider a return to the square circle. We have been gifted with some more pretty hilarious footage from the infamous sparring session that took place between Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi.

Sport RGTV: Ole Miss players hoping to finish 2017 on a high note
Author: 0 RGTV: Ole Miss players hoping to finish 2017 on a high note

As bitter as this rivalry has become, Mullen has taken a step back from it in recent years. The Rebels (5-6, 2-5 Southeastern Conference) and Bulldogs (8-3, 4-3 SEC) kick off at 7:30 p.m. Ole Miss must create turnovers and force Fitzgerald into passing situations. "He can beat you, not just with quarterback runs, but the ones that are more unsafe are the extending of plays and scrambling".

Sport Yakubu Aiyegbeni Retires From Football At 35
Author: 0 Yakubu Aiyegbeni Retires From Football At 35

Yakubu was without a club since being sacked by Coventry City in April . Yakubu's most prolific season for Everton came in the 2007/08 campaign as he managed to score 15 goals in 29 Premier League appearances. He has played for several clubs including Maccabi Haifa of Israel, Portsmouth, Blackburn Rovers and Middlesbrough as well as in China and Turkey.

Sport Flake: Trump made a 'big mistake' backing Moore
Author: 0 Flake: Trump made a 'big mistake' backing Moore

Republican Roy Moore is facing accusations from at least 8 women that he engaged in various levels of sexual misconduct with them when they were teens and he was in his 30's. He continued to play footage of Trump during the presser when he incessantly said that Moore "denied it". "He totally denies it". His position was a break from that of other national Republicans.

Sport Sindhu advances in Hong Kong Open
Author: 0 Sindhu advances in Hong Kong Open

The reproduction of the story/photograph in any form will be liable for legal action. Second-seeded Sindhu is now expected to take on China Open victor Akane Yamaguchi in the next match. Second seed Sindhu drubbed Leung Yuet Yee of Hong Kong 21-18, 21-10 while Saina downed Mette Poulsen of Denmark 21-19, 23-21. Just when it looked like he might get his first win in three meetings over the Japanese, Sakai stormed back spectacularly to grab the second game, 21-10.

Sport FC Cologne vs Arsenal, Europa League
Author: 0 FC Cologne vs Arsenal, Europa League

The Frenchman made 11 changes to the team that beat Tottenham Hotspur in last weekend's north London derby, with starts handed to Olivier Giroud , Jack Wilshere and Danny Welbeck . A penalty by Sehrou Guirassy just after the hour mark earned the hosts only their second win in 17 Bundesliga and Europa League games this season.

Sport Trump will attack again in the NFL
Author: 0 Trump will attack again in the NFL

In a message posted on Twitter on Wednesday morning, the head of State has commented on a possible plan disclosed by the " Washington Post " alleging that the NFL warned the players in the locker room as early as next year for the american national anthem.

Sport Clemson drops one spot in CFB Playoff Rankings
Author: 0 Clemson drops one spot in CFB Playoff Rankings

The exciting games everyone will be paying attention to is Ohio State vs Michigan, Stanford vs Notre Dame, and Alabama at Auburn. Alabama was No. 1, followed by Miami, Clemson and Oklahoma to round out the top four. And you have a Clemson-Miami showdown for the ACC Championship and a likely matchup between Ohio State, now sitting at No. 9 and Wisconsin in the Big Ten Championship game.

Sport Chawrasia leads at UBS Hong Kong Open
Author: 0 Chawrasia leads at UBS Hong Kong Open

The 26-year-old slipped back to one under with dropped shots at six and nine, but he ended the day on a high note with a good birdie at the 10th which got him to within three of the leader, and he was delighted with his battling qualities on a tricky day for scoring.

Sport Paris St-Germain 7-1 Celtic: Brendan Rodgers praises visitors' efforts
Author: 0 Paris St-Germain 7-1 Celtic: Brendan Rodgers praises visitors' efforts

Aside from that early strike, it has been an utterly dominant group stage for PSG, who have simply outclassed Bayern Munich, Anderlecht and Celtic , the other teams in Group B. Sinclair admits that the performance against the German champions was a sign of the progress Celtic have made in Europe this season and believes they have improved with each match.

Sport Everton look elsewhere after giving up hope on Marco Silva
Author: 0 Everton look elsewhere after giving up hope on Marco Silva

There is no release clause in his contract and Watford have been angered by Everton's pursuit, even though it is understood that Silva was keen to speak with them. There is a growing sense of restlessness amongst Evertonians that the search is still ongoing but Moshiri is now considering Rangnick, who was interviewed for the post of Everton manager in 2013 but lost out to Roberto Martinez.

Sport FIFA Rankings: Iran Moves Up Two Places
Author: 0 FIFA Rankings: Iran Moves Up Two Places

Iran remains Asia's top-ranked team as it moved up to 32 in the rankings, an improvement of two places from October. The team was largely expected to soar on the rankings on the back of their rampant form, but alas, the reverse was the case as they've now plunged to 50th in the world, behind the likes of Greece, Montenegro and Cameroon who failed to make the Russian Federation party.

Sport Marquette falls to Wichita State in Maui Invitational
Author: 0 Marquette falls to Wichita State in Maui Invitational

MI took part in the annual Maui Jim Maui Invitational , playing three games over the last three days. But Waters, who scored 16 of his 21 points in the second half, took over. The freshman point guard finished with eight points on 2-of-7 shooting with three assists and three turnovers. His squad began to force mistakes from the Wolverines - nine second-half turnovers - and establish a faster rhythm.

Sport Shaun Marsh signs for Glamorgan
Author: 0 Shaun Marsh signs for Glamorgan

The combative batsman has assured his team-mates he will be fit to take guard in Brisbane on Thursday morning, having managed to overcome some remaining discomfort from his stiff neck to practise in the nets on the eve of the opening Test .

Sport Graft cases: Nawaz Sharif, kin appear in court
Author: 0 Graft cases: Nawaz Sharif, kin appear in court

A defiant Nawaz Sharif appeared before an anti-graft court here today to face trial in the corruption cases linked to the Panama Papers scandal even as the ousted prime minister claimed that the courts in Pakistan had "double standards".

Sport Big 12 Announces Public Reprimand of Four KU Football Student-Athletes
Author: 0 Big 12 Announces Public Reprimand of Four KU Football Student-Athletes

The actions of Joe Dineen , Dorance Armstrong Jr ., Jeremiah Booker and Daniel Wise included refusing to shake hands with Mayfield during the pre-game coin toss. Oklahoma is looking to finish the regular season strong going into the Big 12 Championship game which they secured with their win last Saturday over Kansas.

Sport Clippers guard Patrick Beverley undergoes right knee surgery
Author: 0 Clippers guard Patrick Beverley undergoes right knee surgery

It's unclear what the Clippers could get for Jordan for that very reason, but this 5-11 start should cause enough concern that they're at least open to a move. This could not have come at a worse time for the franchise. He plays the one game and then his knee was really bothering him. Adding the loss of Beverley in the mix, Griffin will have no choice but to step up to the plate and deliver as the sole leader of the team if they expect to work it all out.

Sport LaVar Ball questions Trump's role in son's release
Author: 0 LaVar Ball questions Trump's role in son's release

On Wednesday morning, Trump tweeted about Ball and called him the "poor man's Don King ". The president included: "Wash, you might have spent Thanksgiving for the next 5-10 years with your son inside China, with no National Basketball Association contract to back you up".

Sport Josh Gordon looks good in return to Browns
Author: 0 Josh Gordon looks good in return to Browns

Gordon's return is a boost for the Browns , who have gone 1-25 over the past two seasons and don't have a playmaker close to his stature. "Let's be honest, what this man has dealt with is a disease", Jackson said. "This guy, he's different", Jackson said. I might miss some of these meetings talking to you guys working up things for him (laughter). "I think we all recognized that and appreciate that".

Sport Ray Allen: Communicated with man who pretended to be many women
Author: 0 Ray Allen: Communicated with man who pretended to be many women

According to the motion , Allen and Coleman entered into a private agreement in which Coleman wouldn't share any of Allen's information given when Allen thought that Coleman was various women. -Ray says he got the guy to sign a confidentiality agreement in which he agreed to stop posting about Ray - but the guy violated the deal. "And he would make sure they knew it, tagging Ray and his wife on those posts".

Sport Ronan O'Gara to join Crusaders as assistant coach
Author: 0 Ronan O'Gara to join Crusaders as assistant coach

The French club's statement indicated that they "did not want to deprive one of its faithful servants of a great opportunity". While mutterings of a potential departure from the French capital had begun to emerge in recent weeks, O'Gara will now take up a new role with Crusaders in New Zealand on January 1st.

Sport Clippers' Patrick Beverley undergoes knee surgery, out for season
Author: 0 Clippers' Patrick Beverley undergoes knee surgery, out for season

The surgery was to fix a microfracture and torn meniscus, and the recovery period is an estimated nine months. He played 22 minutes, 14 seconds and scored nine points on three-for-eight shooting. The Clippers have won only once since their buzzer-beating victory over Portland on October 29 that started their season 4-0. Sindarius Thornwell figures to move back into the starting lineup with Beverley out indefinitely, while Austin Rivers and Lou Williams will be getting all the run they can ...

Sport Former Jets CB Darrelle Revis finally finds a new team
Author: 0 Former Jets CB Darrelle Revis finally finds a new team

While everyone was out traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday, Darelle Revis signed a two year contract with the Kansas City Chiefs . It's not clear whether Revis will play cornerback or safety in Kansas City. The Chiefs will line up Revis opposite of Marcus Peters - presumably - in the hopes to strengthen their pass defense. Revis is the best cornerback in Jets history and one of the best players to ever to play for the team.

Sport Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin to be let go
Author: 0 Aggies head coach Kevin Sumlin to be let go

Texas A&M is now 7-4 overall and 4-3 in SEC play. Sumlin is 51-25 in six seasons with the Aggies, but A&M has finished just 8-5 in each of the last three seasons, which caused a lot of displeasure in Aggieland. "It's not like we haven't dealt with this since the spring". "I think our team has done a really, really nice job of focusing on games at hand", Sumlin said.

Sport CJ Beathard to Start vs. Seahawks over Jimmy Garoppolo, Per Kyle Shanahan
Author: 0 CJ Beathard to Start vs. Seahawks over Jimmy Garoppolo, Per Kyle Shanahan

On Nov. 5, ESPN reported it was possible the 49ers could place the franchise tag on Garoppolo and subsequently trade him. Garoppolo has been in the building for almost a month and had a chance to show his work ethic, interact with his teammates and coaches and display his physical ability on the field.

Sport Springs Rescue Mission hosting annual Thanksgiving community meal
Author: 0 Springs Rescue Mission hosting annual Thanksgiving community meal

Between Tuesday and Wednesday, organizers expected to have served around 1,100 meals in Tyler and Longview. "It's almost impossible for our daily patrons to get here as well as donors that typically are bringing the things that we need at this time of year", said Tom Tackett, founder of Manna Mission founder.

Sport Saina enters second round of HK Open
Author: 0 Saina enters second round of HK Open

The Hong Kong player, formerly ranked No. 4, had the upper hand for most of the match. Sindhu defeated qualifier Yuet Leung 21-18, 21-10. Kashyap saw off local shuttler Lee Cheuk Yiu 21-13 21-19 after disposing off Chinese Taipei's Kan Chao Yu 21-12 21-10 in his opening match here.

Sport LaVar Ball says Lakers 'don't know how to coach' his son Lonzo
Author: 0 LaVar Ball says Lakers 'don't know how to coach' his son Lonzo

The win saw the Lakers improve to 8-10, lifting them into the playoff places in the Western Conference. "Forget about that! Put the [onus] on them". In the only National Basketball Association game of the day as the United States prepares for Thursday's Thanksgiving holiday, the Lakers fought back to win 103-94 at the Staples Center.

Author: 0 Juventus 0-0 Barcelona

It's hardly panic stations for the Italian champions after 10 wins out of 13 in Serie A, but their downturn in domestic form must now be a worry. They're playing Olympiacos last while Sporting have to go to Catalunya which means defeat here will not be fatal.

Sport Chris Smalling hits back at Gareth Southgate after England snub
Author: 0 Chris Smalling hits back at Gareth Southgate after England snub

Their defence has been extremely stingy and the 27-year-old Smallling, who plays at centre-back was understandably proud of their record as he effused, "I think, this year, we've got one of the best defensive records and I'm very proud to be a part of that".

Sport Chelsea's Victor Moses ruled out of Qarabag clash
Author: 0 Chelsea's Victor Moses ruled out of Qarabag clash

The game pits the Blues - who have won two of their four group stage matches so far - against Azerbaijani side Qarabag at the Baku Olympic Stadium, just three days before playing Liverpool in the Premier League . Chelsea will qualify for the Champions League Round of 16 should they leave with all 3 points against Qarabag this evening and may even qualify with a draw if Atletico Madrid fail to beat Roma tonight.

Sport Kevin Durant: Golden State Warriors forward to miss game against Brooklyn Nets
Author: 0 Kevin Durant: Golden State Warriors forward to miss game against Brooklyn Nets

The small forward sprained his left ankle Saturday during a win over the Philadelphia 76ers . "I don't know", Durant said on Tuesday after practice at St. On the other side, Oklahoma City (7-9) remade its roster in the offseason with an eye toward competing with Golden State. Durant played just one game as a member of the Warriors in Oklahoma City last season.

Sport UofL freshman Brian Bowen won't play for Cards
Author: 0 UofL freshman Brian Bowen won't play for Cards

Brian Bowen's Louisville career is over before it started. Louisville interim athletic director Vince Tyra released a statement regarding Bowen, saying, "Brian has been a responsible young man for the institution since he enrolled". NCAA rules prohibit athletes from accepting cash or gifts not available to all students. Head coach Rick Pitino was sacked, as was AD Tom Jurich. According to Jeff Greer of the Louisville Courier-Journal, the school also announced it will allow Bowen to seek ...

Sport The Chip Kelly sweepstakes are down to two
Author: 0 The Chip Kelly sweepstakes are down to two

Florida's vacated position comes after Jim McElwain was sacked for cause in late October during Year 3 of his stint in Gainesville. There's reportedly just one issue. That seems a bit unusual, but it would help explain why a bunch of Florida players tweeted the exact same reaction on Sunday amid rumors that Kelly had agreed to become the next coach of the Gators.

Sport Week 11 at Vikings
Author: 0 Week 11 at Vikings

Todd Gurley punched in an early touchdown for the Rams after a nice opening drive. They had drove 71 yards on their previous drive for a touchdown to snap a 7-7 tie. But the big plays were non-existent against the Vikings, as were any gimmick plays. "We stopped the run", nose tackle Linval Joseph said. "At the end of the day, I feel like they are based off the boot leg and the run".

Sport Donald Trump Rips NFL Commissioner Over Proposed Anthem Policy
Author: 0 Donald Trump Rips NFL Commissioner Over Proposed Anthem Policy

This protest movement of the players has started when the former quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaepernick knelt before a meeting of his team a year ago during the national anthem to denounce the treatment to which blacks are the subject of the part of the police and authorities.

Sport Marsh joins Warner on Australia's injury-watch list
Author: 0 Marsh joins Warner on Australia's injury-watch list

Despite making his Test debut in 2011, Marsh has played just 23 Tests and has consistently been in and out of the side. Warner cricked his neck taking a high catch in fielding drills on Tuesday. "He's very confident and he says he'll be right to go", ESPNcricinfo quoted Smith, as saying. He previously played T20 cricket for Glamorgan in 2012, and spent part of 2017 with Yorkshire.

Sport Tyrod Taylor to start as Bills quarterback in Week 12 vs. Chiefs
Author: 0 Tyrod Taylor to start as Bills quarterback in Week 12 vs. Chiefs

It was easy to see that backfiring, but nobody predicted Peterman would be as bad as he actually was. The plan backfired as Peterman completed just six-of-14 passes with five interceptions in the first half before pulling him for Taylor. With their playoff hopes on the line, the Bills (5-5) must wipe away the sting of three straight losses and put their best players on the field against the Chiefs (6-4).

Sport Gabby Douglas Claims She Was Also Abused by Former Olympics Team Doctor
Author: 0 Gabby Douglas Claims She Was Also Abused by Former Olympics Team Doctor

On Tuesday, she apologized again for her comments in a lengthy Instagram post . Nasser is also facing civil suits from more than 125 women and girls. "Please forgive me for not being more responsible with how I handled the situation", she wrote, adding, "I have learned from this and I'm determined to be even better".

Sport No clarity on player retention at IPL meeting
Author: 0 No clarity on player retention at IPL meeting

A decade after boarding the Indian Premier League ( IPL ) bandwagon and adopting an untested business model, the owners of the eight franchises met at a suburban five-star hotel in Mumbai on Tuesday to chart out plans for the next five years.

Author: 0 Jerry Jones backs off litigation threat over Roger Goodell

In a piece for The Undefeated , Hill points out that Jones and Robert Kraft of the Patriots were among the owners who were praising Goodell's use of unilateral authority back in 2014 when he beefed up the league's personal conduct policy - an announcement made in Dallas even - following the league's embarrassment in the Ray Rice case.

Sport Heartwarming twist in FFA Cup ball boy saga
Author: 0 Heartwarming twist in FFA Cup ball boy saga

Deep into extra time in the match, with Sydney leading 2-1 in their home Allianz Stadium, the ball is cleared out of play by a Sydney player and is picked up by a ball boy on the sideline. "Now that incident mars the great reputation for soccer, and I'm sorry, this is very very hard but that guy needs to be rubbed out of the sport for a long time".

Sport Thousands of foreign workers face labour exploitation in Australia
Author: 0 Thousands of foreign workers face labour exploitation in Australia

A comprehensive survey of 4,322 people on temporary migrant visas has detailed an alarming account of worker exploitation. EXPLOITATION of foreigners is rampant in Australia's labour market with one in three global students and backpackers paid only half of the minimum wage, according to new research.

Sport Sevilla coach Eduardo Berizzo told players of cancer diagnosis during Liverpool match
Author: 0 Sevilla coach Eduardo Berizzo told players of cancer diagnosis during Liverpool match

Following his side's Champions League comeback against Liverpool , the Sevilla manager said : "When you are faithful to attacking play, football ends up paying you back". Sevilla released a statement this morning confirming the news and wishing their coach a "speedy recovery". Future examinations will allow us to decide what steps to follow regarding its treatment.

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