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IPL auction: Jaydev Unadkat most expensive Indian player at Rs 11.5 crore


Previously, Rahul played for Royal Challengers Bangalore ( RCB ), while Manish Pandey was part of Kolkata Knight Riders ( KKR ) team. Similarly, another veteran Yuvraj Singh got an opening bid from Kings XI Punjab for Rs 2 crore. Wriddhiman Saha went to Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs 5 crore but Parthiv Patel went unsold. However, with a third pass Gayle was picked by Kings XI for around $310,000. Read More »

Tom Brady cuts Kirk & Callahan interview short due to Alex Reimer comment


For those who don't know what a pissant is, Webster dictionary defines it as "an insignificant or contemptible person or thing". It's very disappointing when you hear [the comments about my daughter], certainly. Brady will no doubt be asked more about this situation throughout the course of the upcoming week. 'It takes time to get to know people, ' she continued. Read More »

Auditor KPMG to be investigated over Carillion collapse


A KPMG spokesman said the firm believed it conducted Carillion's audit appropriately and responsibly, and would cooperate fully with the FRC's investigation. In September 2017, the company requested that pension contributions be deferred altogether. In the end Carillion continued burning money until there was next to nothing left. Read More »

Pep Guardiola: Vincent Kompany is key for Manchester City


City are reportedly on the verge of breaking their transfer record by meeting Aymeric Laporte's €65million (£57m) release clause at Athletic Bilbao and the centre-back's arrival would take Guardiola's spending on first-team players above £400m since his arrival at the Etihad Stadium in 2016. Read More »

Super Bowl Breakdown: The Quarterbacks

A headline in the New York Post declared this the worst Super Bowl ever only because New Yorkers are mortal enemies with Bostonians and Philadelphians, but no similar hatred should exist for either team here. Two years later, he did the same thing against the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl XXXVII. Given the harsh treatment many Vikings fans received while in Philly for the conference championship, Minnesota might not be the most welcoming place for flocks of Philadelphians, but ... Read More »

Manchester United star Zlatan Ibrahimovic nears LA Galaxy switch


Any move would be using targeted allocation money, though it remains unclear whether sponsors will help with his salary, should he make the move. The two sides have been down this road before, only for the devastating knee injury Ibrahimovic suffered last April to lead to a breakdown in the prospect of a deal at the time. Read More »

Man City breeze into Cup fifth round but Sane injured


Not [just] the Manchester City players - the players. "So for the football in general, and for the players who are the artists, they must do that". Cardiff twice went close after the interval through Kenneth Zohore and Junior Hoilett but City always looked comfortable and Sterling and Silva spurned chances to extend the lead. Read More »

Day & Noren Need Another Day To Decide Winner At Torrey Pines


Palmer was knocked out on the first par-five play-off hole after both Day and Noren were one shot ahead of their rival with a pair of birdies. Day, Noren, Palmer and J.B. He again put it close and again made the putt for birdie, this time in the darkness. Woods, 42, endured a woeful driving display but overcame his problems to card his best round of the tournament so far - a 70 to be three under and eight shots off the pace at Torrey Pines Saturday. Read More »

Vidal 'fundamental' for Bayern Munich despite Goretzka deal


Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was subjected to whistles from his own team's fans as Freiburg held them to 2-2. However, a awful start left Bayern 2-0 down at home - the first time that has happened since January 1977 - after just 12 minutes. Read More »

Michigan State basketball team ripped for tone-deaf 'We Talk We Listen' shirts


Maryland seemed upset-bound until the start of the second half, when the Spartans got a pair of 3-pointers from Jackson and two baskets from Langford in an 11-2 spurt that made it 39-35. "They have an expectation to win and they're gonna be ready, so we're gonna have to be very good on Monday". "Most importantly, if we see a mistake or something in practice, we have to catch it and try to correct it as soon as possible so that we won't make that mistake again". Read More »

Steve Smith remains confident of ODI captaincy


England's next assignment is the trans-Tasman T20I series involving Australia and New Zealand. This was Curran's maiden five-for in the format. It has been a whirlwind few months for Curran. That incredible catch from Moeen Ali brings Maxwell to the crease. The lbw shout was turned down and Morgan was unsure about reviewing it but was persuaded by the confident Curran. Read More »

Brady returns to full practice, Gronk not ready yet

Jay Ajayi may have moved from London to the United States at the age of seven but the Philadelphia Eagles running back remains a staunch Arsenal supporter. "Never winning is part of our identity", he said. With getting pressure on Brady being one of the most important things for an opposing defense to accomplish, Long will certainly be tasked with that. Read More »

Arsenal close in on £60m Aubameyang signing from Dortmund


According to German publication Kicker , the Gabon worldwide will soon be on his way to the Emirates in a deal that will not see France striker Olivier Giroud go the other way, as previously reported. "We have a clear position". However, it is understood that the Gunners have still not matched Dortmund's asking price for the striker as the January transfer deadline looms on the horizon. Read More »

Tom Brady Ready For 'Unique Environment' Surrounding Super Bowl LII


Again, the Patriots lost a late lead in a unusual game, with all the scoring coming in the second and fourth quarters. The Philadelphia Eagles swear they won't fall into that trap if they have the chance in Super Bowl 52. Down 14 to the Ravens, down 10 the Legion of Boom, down 28-3 in the Super Bowl, and down 10 to Sacksonville's top-rated defense. He definitely has a joyfulness to him and brings that to the team. Read More »

Giroud sale is conditional, says Wenger


Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has provided fresh updates on the future of both Olivier Giroud , in light of the ongoing pursuit of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and Mesut Ozil, who now has just five months left on his Gunners contract. If they are desperate to sign him, they might have to buy him and that will cost them a lot. The Italian's relationship with the club's board is said to have reached a breaking point, with the manager and the club's hierarchy finding it hard to see eye to ... Read More »

Patriots have a knack for Super Bowl drama

Quarterback Tom Brady inspired the Patriots to an astounding comeback and has fired the passes in each of his team's super bowl wins. The Eagles have one of the deepest defensive-line rotations in the NFL . The Patriots and Eagles have met once before in the big game, in Super Bowl XXXIX on February 6, 2005. "Maybe the best defense in the National Football League belongs to the Philadelphia Eagles ". Read More »

Klopp backs Can to continue to give his all for Liverpool


The 24-year-old has been ever-present for the Reds this season, featuring 19 times in the Premier League , scoring just the one goal so far during this campaign. "It was only a few days ago we were here talking about Man City, one of the best football games we were a part of". "Nothing in training gave me a sign that the boys misjudged the success or result against Man City, or the performance", Klopp told United Kingdom newspapers. Read More »

Now, Karni Sena 'will make movie on Bhansali's mother'


In Muzaffarnagar and Meerut too the film has been screened but there were very small number of people who came to watch " Padmaavat ". Police are on high alert across several states after protesters pledged to disrupt the release of the movie, a Bollywood epic about a Hindu queen. Read More »

NHL commissioner addresses Seattle hockey future at All-Star weekend


While getting emotional, Boyle stated it was Lauren who insisted he come to the All-Star Game despite the issues with their son. The decision has left some potential first-time Olympians wondering what might have been. "If those guys are here, you don't even have to try because they will beat you 100%" said Washington's Ovechkin, who registered a speed of 101.3 miles per hour with his slap shot. Read More »

Kings posts self-trolling tweet after loss to Spurs


Joeger appeared flushed and pale during pregame introductions when he was shown on the video screens at the AT&T Center. After escaping to the Kings locker room, Joerger was examined by team doctors from both Sacramento and San Antonio. Read More »

How big is the fallout in OKC from Andre Roberson's injury?


Thunder: It was the 15th triple-double of the season for Westbrook and the 94th of his career. The reserves contributed 64 points, a season-high for the team. The Thunder made the announcement in a news release on Sunday. Roberson was arguably having an even better season than his NBA All-Defensive team campaign from a year ago. Read More »

Chelsea fans are not one bit happy about player heading to Celtic


Musonda was an unused substitute in Chelsea's FA Cup victory over Newcastle at Stamford Bridge on Sunday and the 21-year-old is expected in Glasgow on Monday morning to finalise a switch to the Scottish champions until summer 2019. He was also the only player in the Chelsea squad who did not take part in the post-match warm-down. He marked the appearance with his first goal for the club. Read More »

Life after letter: Buhari, Obasanjo meet, share laugh in Addis Ababa


In Nigeria, however, supporters of Buhari are at war with supporters of Obasanjo, following the latter's Press statement, urging President Buhari not to run for re-election in 2019 . Abdulsalami Abubakar (retd.). On sighting Buhari at the venue, Obasanjo who ruled Nigeria as a democratically elected President between 1999 and 2007 approached the President and shook hands with him. Read More »

Coutinho gets first Barca start vs. Alaves


The 3-0 win moved Atleti six points clear of Valencia as Diego Simeone's men remain the closest challengers to runaway leaders Barcelona . It was almost 2-0 moments later when Ruben Sobrino lined up an angled shot, but Ter Stegen tipped his effort over the bar. Read More »

Rob Gronkowski Returns To Patriots Practice


Gronkowski and defensive lineman Deatrich Wise were in uniform and participated in the team stretching period that is open to reporters. Not only has a documentary called "Tom vs Time" debuted, but a nation found out that he will be the oldest non-kicker to play in a Super Bowl . Read More »

This win will be remembered for a long time - Kohli


The play on the third day of the third Test between India and South Africa was called off after the hosts complained of pitch being incredibly unsafe. Six hours after India had clinched a 63-run victory at The Wanderers in Johannesburg , Virat Kohli , the captain, tweeted a picture of the team's celebrations, with the words: "Proud prouder proudest". Read More »