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Tottenham's Harry Kane will be fit for north London derby with Arsenal


Tottenham sit four points ahead of their rivals Arsenal heading into their first derby of the season. "You can see in the last game he received a kick to his knee but he will be available for the next game", said the Argentine. "But I am a very spontaneous person". "My commitment with the club and Daniel [Levy] is complete". "I do not know what the future holds for me or where I will end up settling, because I am sure there will come a time when I am playing more games in one than the ... Read More »

Giants ownership put out word to scout college QBs


There was a directive given several weeks back by co-owner John Mara to start looking closely at the top college quarterbacks, multiple sources told ESPN. Although general manager Jerry Reese and head coach Ben McAdoo remain committed to Manning this season, it's become apparent that the 36-year-old Manning is on the downside of his remarkable career. Read More »

RFU to compensate Samoa amid reports of financial difficulties


Today's confirmation that the Samoan Rugby Union is now bankrupt - delivered by the SRU chairman Sailele Malielegao, who also happens to be the country's prime minister - had been widely expected, but was no less depressing for that. Former Samoa worldwide Daniel Leo said on Twitter that it was a "dark day for the rugby world". Building on decades of rugby heritage, this new enhanced four-year partnership will see Guinness work closely with the RFU to give fans an unrivalled match-day ... Read More »

Lionel Messi reiterates desire to fulfil dream and return Argentina


With reports in Italy and Argentina suggesting that Messi was against certain players, the Flea took to answering the allegations. "For all that they stand for, for all that they have, I'd rather avoid them". Those comments come with Messi's contract due to expire at the end of the season and less two months to go before he can negotiate with other clubs to move on a free transfer. Read More »

Donald Penn responds to rumor he got Derek Carr injured on goal

Before that game, a majority of Raiders players, including the entire offensive line, declined to stand during the anthem. Carr's injury, however, occurred one week later, against the Broncos. He tweeted: "I was there in that locker room after the DC game, and I can attest 100% to what Mr Penn is saying". Sources told Russini that Carr never told his team stand, sit or kneel. Read More »

Algeria clash will help Eagles - Adepoju

Rohr will be without Elderson Echiejile, Victor Moses, Ogenyi Onazi and Moses Simon for the game billed for the Stade Mohamed Hamlaoui. They were joined on Monday by Oghenekaro Etebo, Alex Iwobi, Olanrewaju Kayode, Henry Onyekuru, Chidiebere Nwakali, Kelechi Iheanacho, Uche Agbo, Chidozie Awaziem, John Ogu and Anthony Nwakaeme. Read More »

Stewart-Haas Racing officially reveals Aric Almirola to replace Danica Patrick


Almirola is coming with sponsor Smithfield to the team from the No. 43 auto. Aric Almirola will join Stewart-Haas Racing next season where he will replace Danica Patrick as driver of the No. Almirola has one career Cup Series win, a victory that came in the rain-shortened 2014 July race at Daytona. "When we thought this could be an opportunity, I mean this was full steam ahead". Read More »

UFC: Dana White Confirms Stephen Thompson vs. Darren Till in England

On Tuesday, Lance Pugmire of the Los Angeles Times reported that White was planning to move the UFC card scheduled for February 24 in Orlando to England to accommodate a Till vs. Till produced a dominant display to knockout long-time UFC welterweight contender Donald Cerrone in Poland last month, and now White is targeting a United Kingdom destination for the Liverpudlian's next fight. Read More »

NIA custody for nine held in Kashmir terror funding case


During the probe, it emerged that people and entities linked to separatists and terrorists were still in possession of a significant amount of demonetised currency notes that could not be converted into new ones, he said. 3, Vinod Shreedhar Shetty The arrested are Delhi-residents Pradeep Chauhan, Bhagwan Singh and Vinod Shreedhar Shetty, Deepak Toprani of Mumbai, Ejajul Hassan of Amroha, Jaswinder Singh of Nagpur, and Jammu and Kashmir-residents Umar Mushtaq Dar (Pulwama), Shahnawaz Mir ... Read More »

Mary Kom wins gold at Asian Championship


Mary Kom put on display her defence tactics to fend off any threat from Hyang Mi and landed strikes as and when the opportunity came along. The 2012 Olympics bronze medallist won the final bout in Vietnam 5-0 by unanimous decision. With her left hooks, the North Korean was relentless but the Manipuri with her combination blows scored on counter-attack and did not allow herself to be rattled. Read More »

Carolina Panthers vs. Miami Dolphins - 11/13/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction


In fact, Cutler has only completed 10 passes for 20 or more yards - a career low through seven games. "It was just an effort play", Williams said. "We'll see how it works", Gase said last Wednesday. His only other catch this season was for a 64-yard score. During Monday's press conference, Dolphins head coach Adam Gase said he liked the direction of his running game going forward. Read More »

Sindhu, Saina eye final berth of National Badminton Championship


Earlier in the men's singles semis, Srikanth defeated Lakshya Sen 21-16 21-18 to book a spot in the final, whereas, HS Prannoy who outclassed Subhankar Dey 21-14, 21-17 in the last four match. Even I can not believe this moment has come as this is the first time I have won national championship. Prannoy defeated Kidambi in 49 minutes for only the second time competitively, after the 2011 Tata Open. Read More »

Bomani Jones Eviscerates Julio Jones, Falcons After Loss To Panthers


I didn't think I could kick that far at that point of the game. Like Odell Beckham in the preseason , the key is how Jones feels one or two days after the injury. Carolina improved to 6-3 and trails NFC South leader New Orleans by one-half game. Jones lined up for a 4th and 7 play with the Falcons trailing 20-10. Read More »

RB Leipzig rule out mid-season Liverpool switch for Naby Keita


However, it has been suggested Leipzig could be open to allowing the Guinea worldwide to make the switch at the turn of the year, but Rangnick has dismissed those claims. Leipzig look good on that front, now standing second in the Bundesliga, but while the title race in Germany is next to non-existent, the race to qualify for the Champions League by finishing second through fourth is now being contested by no less than seven clubs. Read More »

Browne writes to World Rugby over bidding concerns


This follows last week's recommendation from World Rugby that South Africa be awarded the rights to host the showpiece. After South Africa was "unanimously" recommended as World Rugby's preferred candidate for hosting of the 2023 Rugby World Cup , there was a great big huff and puff from its opposition in both Ireland and France. Read More »

Mesut Ozil will sign Arsenal contract extension on one weird condition


Rafinha has played 78 games in total for the Catalan club over six seasons, scoring 11 times. This was the second big game after the defeat at Liverpool that he has started on the bench. Would Jack bring more to our side in place of Xhaka or Ozil? One man, who for once appears to have escaped criticism from the media is Mesut Ozil .Like the rest of the Arsenal team, the German had a dismal afternoon at the Eithad. Read More »

Another hearing set over Cowboys RB Elliott's 6-game ban


The panel's ruling will determine whether or not Elliott will begin serving his six-game suspension. This comes a day after Elliott said he won't stop his legal fight against the NFL 's suspension because "it's bigger than football". A NY federal judge ruled for the National Football League early last week before the appeals court stepped in to allow time for more arguments. A determination on whether he will be eligible to play during the next stage of his appeal will not be made until ... Read More »

Security guard doesn't recognise Rafael Nadal


However, as he approached the courts he was confronted by a security guard who bizarrely had no idea who the 16-time Grand Slam champion was. 'Hello sir, have you got your pass?' he asked the 16-time Grand Slam victor. His status for the ATP finals is now unclear. The Spaniard has been plagued by knee injuries during his career. "I don't have it here", Nadal said as he tried to make his way past the security guard. Read More »

Knicks stay hot, handle Hornets


NY had just rallied for a 118-113 win over the Hornets after trailing by 15 in the second half and nine midway through the fourth quarter. "It was very cool to have that kind of a billboard here". "We're not giving up", Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek said after the contest. "It's a tough because he goes in in the third quarter there. We had some resolve to come back". Read More »

Parker: I Want Anthony Joshua Next - I Want To Test His Chin!


Joshua would prefer to fight on home turf, as he has done his entire career, but has said he would be willing to make the trip across the Atlantic to face the Olympic gold medal victor. "We don't feel under any pressure, we are just running due diligence and looking at the best options for Joseph Parker ". Barry said Parker would now enter a training camp in Auckland before heading back to Las Vegas in mid-January. Read More »

Alan Trammell, Jack Morris on 2018 Modern Baseball ballot for HOF


Morris pitched for the Tigers for parts of 14 seasons. The candidates will be considered at the MLB Winter Meetings next month in Orlando. All are former players except for Miller, who was the head of the MLB Players Association from 1966-82, and all except for Miller are living. Read More »

No change at top of CFP rankings; Miami poised to make move


While one-loss Oklahoma and TCU are ahead of Miami and Wisconsin due to their strength of schedule, Washington lags behind. Iowa State, OSU's next opponent, rounded out the rankings for the Big 12 at No. It is the highest a Group of Five team has ever been ranked in the second batch of rankings. The Selection Committee doesn't seem to find the conference's lack of defense indefensible, as it put its two best teams as the first two out. Read More »