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Liverpool: Reds must now be considered Manchester City's long term threat


It was basically showing the agony of Liverpool against Manchester City in their first encounter this season , and in the end it asked, "How do you solve a problem like Manchester City ?" The Germany worldwide, who turned in a superb display as Jurgen Klopp's side beat Premier League leaders Manchester City 4-3 on Sunday, is out of contract at the end of this season. Read More »

Du Plessis makes slow progress for South Africa


Talking about a target that could win South Africa the Test, he said, "With the wicket now turning a little bit and keeping a bit low, I think 250 can be a very good target". The South Africa pacer Morne Morkel , however, made it less important by saying that they are not getting too worked up seeing Kohli's reactions that almost border on being inflammatory at times. Read More »

Hungry for Return? Frustrated Ronaldo Reportedly Keen to Rejoin Manchester

And following their dramatic defeat to Villarreal at the Bernabeu on Saturday, midfielder Toni Kroos has admitted the team's focus is now simply on finishing inside the top four this season and qualifying for the Champions League . The last time they had so few points after 18 league games was in 2005-06, a season that was, ominously, marked by the resignation of Florentino Pérez, the " Galactico " president who, of course, is back at the... Read More »

Whitehall man arrested for punching Philly police horse


It is worth noting that the horse-puncher was ejected from the game, but no details are now available as to why. Neither the horse nor the officer were injured in the incident. Hendricks was charged early Sunday morning with aggravated assault, illegally taunting a police animal, simple assault and trespassing, according to court records. Read More »

Theo Walcott agrees Everton £20m transfer as Arsenal wait on Mkhitaryan


The agent of Henrikh Mkhitaryan has claimed Manchester United's prospects of signing Alexis Sanchez will hinge on whether the Armenia playmaker decides to join Arsenal , The Telegraph reported. "Other big clubs are probably interested". "If players like Sanchez go, we have of course to respond to it". The deal fell through, due to Arsene Wenger not being able to finalize the deal he had in place for Sanchez's replacement, Thomas Lemar. Read More »

Jaguars' Leonard Fournette In Car Crash, But Not Injured


The crash occurred around 11:40 a.m. on I-295 southbound near Heckscher Drive and the Dames Point Bridge, according to FHP. Close call for Jacksonville Jaguars superstar Leonard Fournette - who was rear-ended on a Florida interstate. Fournette was not at fault. Fournette was in a minor automobile accident Tuesday, according to a team spokesman, two days after sustaining an ankle injury in his second career National Football League playoff game. Read More »

Ben McAdoo Interviewing To Be Browns Offensive Coordinator


Cleveland.com's Mary Kay Cabot first reported the news. McAdoo went 13-15 in two seasons as head coach with the Giants. The hires are part of a staff overhaul being conducted by Jackson. Taking a step back and a lesser role may be a hard one for McAdoo after failing in NY, but he's got to begin to build himself up somewhere. While serving under then-head coach Tom Coughlin, McAdoo's offenses finished ranked 10th and 8th overall in 2014 and 2015 respectively. Read More »

Federer The Favorite At The Australian Open


Of course, there is things to improve but the thing that I need to improve , the matches will give me that things, no? "It's the first time I am here without playing an official match in my career", he said. Nick Kyrgios's post-match media conference started as you would expect with questions about his solid start to the grand slam, however some probing left him bemused. Read More »

Sirotkin completes 2018 driver line-up


Poland's former grand prix victor Robert Kubica will be the reserve and development driver for Williams this season, the Formula One team said on Tuesday. When it became clear Sirotkin would get the seat, Kubica and his team switched focus and pushed for a supporting role, which included plenty of time behind the wheel. Read More »

Maria Sharapova beats Tatjana Maria in second round of Australian Open


Meanwhile some suggested that the scoreboard had predicted Sharapova's eventual win. She returned in April but had to wait more than eight months before making her Australian come back. No. 13 Sam Querrey restored some order for the USA men with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Feliciano Lopez, advancing to the second round. This comes as Daily Star Online revealed the stunning women going head to head at the Australian Open. Read More »

Novak Djokovic back with impressive victory over Donald Young


Sharapova will next play 14th-seeded Anastasija Sevastova, who beat her at last year's U.S. Open. "I think we do deserve more". The five-time major victor will next play No. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova lost 6-3, 4-6, 10-8 to Andrea Petkovic. Wawrinka , who failed to win a Grand Slam in 2017, the first time since 2013 he had not picked up one of the majors, was given a tougher work-out by Lithuania's Ricardas Berankis. Read More »

Fatigue the issue for goal-shy Chelsea - Conte

The newspaper further states that the east Londoners are more interested in a "straight cash" offer, but suggests that Carroll "has his heart set" on moving to Chelsea . "We tried to create a chance to score. We have to try to improve under this aspect". Michy Batshuayi is no longer a credible alternative to Morata. Read More »

Maria Sharapova safely through after win over Maria Tatjana


Kerber made her major breakthrough two years ago in Australia, where she beat Serena Williams in the final, and went on to reach the Wimbledon final and win the U.S. The match was virtually over. "It felt pretty routine", the 30-year-old said. Sixth seed Karolina Pliskova and eighth seed Caroline Garcia also progressed, in contrast to the other side of the draw that saw Venus Williams , Sloane Stephens and Coco Vandeweghe crash out on Monday. Read More »

Bryce Love to return for senior season at Stanford


After rushing for 1,005 yards and five touchdowns in his first two seasons with the Cardinal, Love exploded in 2017, accumulating 2,118 yards on the ground and 19 touchdowns. DieHards hypothesized that earning a degree, a strong running back draft class and injury concerns were major factors in Love's decision. In his senior year, Love has a chance to graduate, have a healthy season and be the best running back in college football . Read More »

Martavis Bryant wants to return to Steelers in 2018


When the game was completed, many Steelers fans were disgusted and I don't blame them. I know how hard it is to get to this game. "So, having the opportunity to be able to continue to play feels awesome". Jaguars officials said it's not necessarily winning games that increase the ticket prices, but there's other factors to consider, such as the impressive schedule that the team has next season. Read More »

Cahill suffers injury in Chelsea clash with Leicester


Conte was keen on Chelsea going in for Alexis Sanchez, whose future looks likely to lie with Manchester United , but the club were reluctant to sign a 29-year-old with such high wage and agent demands, while the transfer fee is also significant. Read More »

Jalen Ramsey guarantees Super Bowl victory


The Vikings too should have lost but Keenum and Diggs did the Impossible (failed Saints defensive play and lineament in a cover 2 coverage on that final play) and scored with 10 seconds left. Ben Roethlisberger threw for 469 yards and set a franchise record with five touchdown passes, but was also intercepted once and had a fumble returned for a score. Read More »

Henrikh Mkhitaryan not the right Manchester United player


Sanchez has agreed terms with United - thought to be worth £300,000 a week - and "the transfer can happen quickly" if Mkhitarayan agrees to move in the opposite direction. While Chelsea are unlikely to have a problem in mustering up the fee to match Manchester United , they will have to break their wage structure in order to incorporate Alexis Sanchez's wage demands. Read More »

Joshua and Parker set for world heavyweight clash


In November, before the fight had been agreed, the Parker camp released a video which showed Joshua being knocked down during his amateur days, as well as clips from former sparring partners claiming they had floored him. "A couple of months ago I heard him say "why should I be anxious about this little kid from New Zealand"?" Parker, a powerful puncher with a rigid chin, said he is eager to land a heavy shot on Joshua, who was dropped by Klitschko in the April bout that many consider the ... Read More »

Returning Novak Djokovic still managing elbow injury


The Spanish world number one was hampered by a knee injury at the tail-end of the 2017 season, and he entered the opening Grand Slam of the year without playing a warm-up event. Fellow former world number one Angelique Kerber, who won the tournament in 2016, was also impressive in dismissing Anna-Lena Friedsam 6-0, 6-4. "I always get huge support in Australia", said Nadal. Read More »

Curtis Granderson signing one-year deal with Blue Jays


Granderson, 36, began last season with the New York Mets before being traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers . He now has six seasons with at least 25 home runs and only once has finished a season with fewer than 20 since the 2007 season. Cardinals" Yadier Molina: "Three more years. He has a career.252 batting average with 319 homers, 865 RBIs and 151 stolen bases in 14 Major League seasons. Read More »

Henrikh Mkhitaryan Left Out Manchester United Amid Arsenal Talk

Newly-appointed Wales manager Ryan Giggs believes Manchester United will be getting a "top, top player" if they are able to seal a deal for Alexis Sanchez . If he moves, I think we have a chance. "A goalkeeper like he is and obviously a club that wants to be better and better and better, we are not going to let that year option go away". Read More »

No love lost: Clippers beat Rockets 113-102 in heated game


Citing anonymous National Basketball Association sources, ESPN reported several Rockets players headed toward the Clippers' locker room, seeking a confrontation, but were escorted away by security before anything got physical. The point guard made a decision to end his six-year stay in the City of Angels as he saw a better chance of winning a championship in H-Town alongside superstar James Harden. Read More »

Trump pushes for merit-based immigration system

The president also denied making the statements attributed to him, but didn't get into specifics about what he did or did not say . Republicans and Democrats were already at odds over funding the government, and the negotiations became more complicated after Democrats - whose votes are needed to pass a government funding bill - insisted immigration be included. Read More »

Liverpool hands Manchester City first loss of season


City's first league defeat this season left them 15 points clear at the top, ahead of Manchester United , Liverpool and Chelsea . Klopp was doing a post match interview with American TV station NBC when he was asked about Liverpool's 4-3 win over league leaders Manchester City . Read More »