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Neck injury still troubling David Warner

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Australia skipper Steven Smith on Wednesday said he had no doubt his vice-captain will be cleared to play. Glenn Maxwell has flown into Brisbane as cover for David Warner . He even joked that Warner might even adopt West Indies legend Shivnarine Chanderpaul 's unusual stance if need be. Maxwell eventually rejoined his Victoria team-mates and made an immediate impact, scoring 100 off just 113 deliveries at North Sydney Oval, to put pressure on selectors and Marsh. Read More »

Michigan State's Bridges might return to face UConn

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Tom Izzo told ESPN on Wednesday that there's a 30 percent chance Miles Bridges plays in the game. Jaren Jackson Jr. added 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Cassius Winston and Joshua Langford each added 10 points. And the Blue Demons appeared energized by the absence of Bridges. "They were going in and hopefully tomorrow I can keep it up". Strus leads the team in scoring this season with 13.2 points per game, while Devin Gage leads in assists with 2.8 assists per game and Jaylen Butz is the ... Read More »

PSG Reportedly Offer Marouane Fellaini A Four-year Contract

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Marouane Fellaini has held talks with Paris Saint-Germain and has received an offer to leave Manchester United next summer, according to reports in France. The French giants sold Blaise Matuidi to Juventus over the summer, while Grzegorz Krychowiak is on loan at West Bromwich Albion after a disappointing 2016-17 season and 35-year-old Thiago Motta could leave when his deal expires in June. Read More »

RB Leipzig: Barca tried for Keita

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And while Liverpool failed to sign Keita for this season, they did strike a deal which will see him join next July. The Reds agreed a club-record £48million move for Keita this past summer, with the move going through next summer. But he added: "Fundamentally, we don't want to sell any player". In their last group match against Besiktas, they must better Porto's result against Monaco because the Portuguese side have won the head-to-head. Read More »

Henshaw ruled out for Irish, Byrne gets debut

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Marshalling that backline will be Jonathan Sexton, with Ian Keatley his deputy after Joey Carbery broke his wrist against Fiji. After lining out against both South Africa and Fiji, Toner starts on the bench with James Ryan given another chance to impress alongside Henderson in the second row. Read More »

Wenger asks Arsenal to consider former Gunner as his replacement

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And finding someone to step into his shoes looks set to be a massive task for the Gunners board. Van Bronckhorst had two indifferent seasons under Wenger at Arsenal after joining from Gers but won the Prem title and FA Cup. Besides they suffer financial problems for many years, which affects the club' efficientсy. Wenger is believed to be hugely impressed by what Van Bronckhorst has achieved with the appreciation being mutual. Read More »

Hazard quizzed over Real Madrid rumours: I admire them

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Chelsea every year I am mentioned with PSG and Real Madrid ... "When I was at Lille, people started saying PSG, I stayed at Lille". No chance Eden Hazard will leave the Blues in JanuaryHazard is starting to find his goalscoring form after scoring a brace as Chelsea beat West Brom 4-0 on Saturday. Read More »

Allianz and ANZ Stadium redevelopments approved

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The $2.5 billion cost is significantly higher than the $1.6 billion vision put forward by premier Mike Baird in 2016 which would have seen both stadiums refurbished instead of rebuilt. In their place will be a new rectangular football stadium at the Moore Park site that will seat approximately 45,000 people, and a multi-purpose stadium at Homebush with a seating capacity expected to reach between 75,000 and 80,000 people. Read More »

Oh No! Manny Pacquiao is Now Trolling With 2018 Conor McGregor Fight

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August 26, 2017. McGregor's intent to return to the Octagon has cooled with no date set before the turn of the year, as initially intended, sparking speculation of a stay in the boxing ring. Seemingly, such responsibilities might not get in the way of a bout with McGregor. A bout that saw him surrender his WBO welterweight belt. With millions at stake, McGregor may be ready to give the squared circle another go with Pacquiao looking like a willing opponent for the spring. Read More »

Dak Prescott throws two interceptions in blowout loss to Chargers

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Smith's touchdown capped a nine-play, 81-yard march. But Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott threw incomplete on the two-point conversion attempt and the Chargers maintained a 16-6 lead. Kaser successfully kicked an extra point following the Chargers' second touchdown. Cowboys guard Zach Martin had to leave the field in second quarter with a head injury. Read More »

Mississippi State QB Nick Fitzgerald leaves game with leg injury

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Ole Miss head coach Matt Luke knows the importance of this game-as he has both coached and played in the Egg Bowl. But some of the biggest upsets in the series have come in the past decade. The Ole Miss is built around the SEC's leading passing offense. "The second you got off the plane, it became Sunday morning, where the game's behind us and we have to get grinding", said MSU coach Dan Mullen. Read More »

Kellyanne Conway Basically Tells People to Vote for Roy Moore

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Moore has been under fire since The Washington Post reported earlier this month that he initiated a sexual encounter with a 14-year-old girl when he was 32. His position was a break from that of other national Republicans. The committees were reluctant to go on the record or to elaborate, but they said nothing has changed since their decision, two officials told CNN. Read More »

Everson Griffen Needs Your Help to Name His Newborn Son

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His wife, Tiffany, gave birth to a baby boy. There has been no announcement on whether the National Football League will fine him for altering his uniform with a personal message. With the way Griffen and the Vikings terrorized the Lions in the first half we aren't sure the Detroit faithful will be much help but the viewers at home might have some good suggestions. Read More »

Former Brazil striker Robinho given 9-year term for rape in Italy

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Robinho was playing for the Rossoneri at the time. After a spell in China with Guangzhou Evergrande, Robinho is now playing in his homeland for Atlético Mineiro. On the final day of the 2008 summer transfer window, City's wealthy new owners showed their intent by breaking the British transfer record to lure him from Real Madrid for £32million. Read More »

Playoff Rankings Preview: Don't Expect Much Intrigue This Week

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Clemson , meanwhile, beat The Citadel in Week 12 and was previously the team just behind No. 1 Alabama . Will it be a late night at the Gaylord Texan in Grapevine or will the committee members be able to uncork a bottle of wine during the second half of the ACC title game? "We talked about a Miami team that has shown progress, really strengthened their resume in the last three weeks", Hocutt said. Read More »

Indian golfer Chawrasia leads in 1st round of Hong Kong Open

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A bogey apiece at the 18th capped a disappointing end to Rose and Garcia's rounds in windy conditions on the course in Fanling. India's SSP Chawrasia was the overnight leader after shooting the day's only 65. "I'm glad I birdied the last hole really, which made me feel a bit better". Playing alongside Fitzpatrick, European number one Tommy Fleetwood, fellow Englishman Justin Rose and seven others were a further shot behind. Read More »

PSG defeat 'good for two minutes' - Celtic's Moussa Dembele

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Defending champions Celtic face Motherwell in Sunday's Scottish League Cup final, but the Parkhead boss insists lifting his players' spirits will not be hard. Celtic are now third in their group on four points and are well placed to drop into the Europa League. It's a sore one , but I'm certainly not anywhere as disapponted as I was against Barcelona, funnily enough (a 7-0 defeat last season). Read More »

Liverpool considering Draxler loan move

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The Reds failed in their efforts to sign Draxler at the beginning of 2017, with the Germany worldwide opting to leave VfL Wolfsburg for Paris. Liverpool have made initial contact with Paris Saint-Germain over a possible loan move for German World Cup victor Julian Draxler . Read More »

With Welbeck back for Arsenal where does this leave Giroud?

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But Wenger feels that Welbeck - who is expected to play for the first time since October on Thursday against Cologne - should be considered a certainty for the World Cup if he can stay out of the treatment room. The Europa League returns this week with a number of vitally important games as the competition reaches the business end of proceedings. The German side are now seven points shy of Arsenal at the top, but they are only two points behind Red Star Belgrade in second, meaning a ... Read More »

George and Care start as England make nine changes for Samoa

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England take on Samoa in their final autumn global at Twickenham on Saturday, with the Pacific Islanders in a serious financial crisis that threatens the future of their worldwide game. However, the England players have backed a decision by the RFU to still donate £75,000 to the Samoan Rugby Union in the wake of their appeal to help offset financial problems. Read More »

Malaysia suffer drop in world football ranking

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The men's national team, which qualified for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, started 2017 as the world's 37th-ranked team. This puts Nigeria eighth on the continent, behind Senegal, Tunisia, Egypt, Congo DR, Morocco, Burkina Faso and African champions Cameroon. Read More »

City of Meridian to host tree lighting ceremony Tuesday

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Also as part of the day, the Pembroke Military Support Group will hold a ceremony at 3 p.m.in which the names of town residents serving in the military will be read and yellow ribbons placed on Pembroke's Veteran's Tree in their honor. The tree lighting is at 5:30 p.m.at Court and Pine streets. Mr. and Mrs. Claus and their elves are bringing holiday magic to Sugar Land Town Square for the 15th annual Christmas Tree Lighting on December 7 from 5-8 p.m. Read More »

Heat snap Celtics' 16-game winning streak

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The Heat was able to answer back scoring 11 straight points against the number one defensive team and continued to dominate in the offensive end having the score 27-16 by the end of the first quarter. The biggest offenders included Horford (1-for-7) and three players (Smart, Morris, Rozier) all shooting 1-for-5. Miami Heat center Kelly Olynyk (9) drives to the basket as Boston Celtics forward Al Horford (42) applies pressure during the first half at American Airlines Arena. Read More »

Nawaz Sharif complains about double standards of judiciary again

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Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif once again claimed that the judiciary was exercising double standards in meting out justice citing the pace of court proceedings in the cases launched against his rivals. You know the reasons for my disqualification, Sharif said in the acceptance speech during a meeting in this capital of the General Council of his formation. Read More »

LeBron James misses windmill dunk attempt in transition

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Following the Cavaliers' 104-101 comeback victory over the Knicks last week, LeBron James declared himself Big Apple royalty on Instagram , posting a photo of himself on the court inside Madison Square Garden. "I'm disappointed. I thought we had some open looks on the offensive end that might have made it a little tighter". Early in the third period, Harris had five points in a 10-4 run that pushed the Nets' lead to 67-60. Read More »

President Donald Trump calls LaVar Ball an 'ungrateful fool'

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Earlier this week in his ongoing dispute with Ball, Trump said of the freshmen players: "I should have left them in jail". Ball refused to thank Trump, the president took to Twitter to slam him in a multitude of different ways. Ball also pushed back against Trump's suggestion that shoplifting "is a very big deal in China". "If Hillary had taken my child out of jail, however much I disliked that woman, I'd thank that (...) corrupt", he included, utilizing a deceptive expression aimed ... Read More »

Former Blackman star Jauan Jennings dismissed from Tennessee football

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First it was Butch Jones and now it's Jauan Jennings . Simply put, Jennings has a lot more to do with the future of Tennessee football than Brady Hoke or any of these coaches. "It's straight f*cking coaching". He reeled in 40 passes for 580 yards and seven touchdowns, and each of those numbers ranked second on the team and earned preseason honors as a result. Read More »