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Kansas State holds on for 24-21 victory over Texas Kansas State holds on for 24-21 victory over Texas
- October 23, 2016

The Kansas State Wildcats are hosting the Texas Longhorns in college football action on Saturday. Texas also has the league's top running back in D'Onta Foreman. Charles Jones appeared to score a touchdown on the next play, but the ball was jarred loose and Texas recovered. Their performance will be especially crucial with quarterback Jesse Ertz dealing with a nagging shoulder injury. (more...)
Iowa Hawkeyes Defense Must Stop the Run
- October 23, 2016

With that said, Hornibrook needs to start playing better, as he's struggled mightily with accuracy and ball placement the last few games. The Badgers offense should be able to run on Iowa: their defensive line is nowhere near as effective as a year ago. (more...)
Nico Rosberg dominates first day of practice at United States Grand Prix
- October 23, 2016

Grand Prix", Rosberg said . Rosberg was losing most time to Hamilton in the opening sector but he says there was nothing in particular he was struggling with. I think it's a lot of people. The German, a victor of nine races this year, can afford to finish second on three occasions, and third at one grand prix, to end Hamilton's run of consecutive championships. (more...)
Anthony Foley's family acknowledges support Anthony Foley's family acknowledges support
- October 22, 2016

Books of Condolence will be opened across Munster today in memory of Munster rugby coach and former Ireland global Anthony Foley who died suddenly in Paris on Sunday morning, at the age of 42, while he was preparing for the province's first game in this season's European Champions Cup. (more...)
Konta sweating on Singapore place as Kuznetsova lurks
- October 22, 2016

The top seed will board the plane to south-east Asia if she gets the better of Gavrilova in her homeland after battling past Svitolina 6-1 6-7 (2-7) 6-4 on Friday. In the ATP event, Russian teenage qualifier Alexander Bublik upset top-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain, a two-time runner-up in Moscow, 6-2, 7-5. (more...)
Ranieri: Leicester Must Be Clever Against Crystal Palace Ranieri: Leicester Must Be Clever Against Crystal Palace
- October 22, 2016

The Eagles nearly came away with draws in both games last season and, despite losing 1-0 home and away respectively, they were both much weaker teams than the one that will be fielded by Pardew at the King Power Stadium . New signing Nampalys Mendy has so far been unable to fill the void left by defensive midfielder N'Golo Kante, while strikers Islam Slimani and Ahmed Musa have also failed to deliver so far. (more...)
Pep Guardiola thinks Man City should aim high at the Nou Camp Pep Guardiola thinks Man City should aim high at the Nou Camp
- October 21, 2016

Stekelenburg was arguably Everton's best player against City at the weekend, as the Toffees played out a 1-1 draw with Pep Guardiola's side at the Etihad Stadium . Diego Costa scored his league-leading seventh goal to set Chelsea on its way in the seventh minute, before further goals by Eden Hazard and Victor Moses at Stamford Bridge. (more...)
Hamilton planning to take more pics, have more fun
- October 21, 2016

Even if Hamilton wins all four of the remaining races, Rosberg can still afford three second place finishes and a third place finish to take the title. "Every single thing that is said I can either send it or if it is not the right time to send it I can write it and one of my team will post it when it is the right time". (more...)
Cardinals climb back to .500, Jets in freefall
- October 21, 2016

The second-year running back rushed for three touchdowns and 111 yards, and the Cardinals won their second straight, beating the sliding New York Jets 28-3 on Monday. And though he acknowledged his frustration over the team's record (1-5) and current losing streak (four in a row), he insisted he is a team player. Arizona Cardinals outside linebacker Deone Bucannon (20) pressures New York Jets quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) during the first half of an NFL football game, Monday, Oct. (more...)
Nadal puts end to 2016 season because of left wrist injury
- October 21, 2016

Federer suffered his first major injury this season and announced in July that he would not play again this year to continue his rehabilitation from a knee surgery. Nadal lost in the round of 16 at the U.S. Open and in his first match at the Australian Open. After puling out of the French Open before his third-round match against Marcel Granollers, the wrist injury also forced the 30-year-old Nadal to miss Wimbledon. (more...)
NFL to reopen Brown investigation after abuse docs emerge NFL to reopen Brown investigation after abuse docs emerge
- October 21, 2016

A spokesman for the Giants declined comment, but the team issued a statement Thursday that said Brown will not travel to London. The Giants said they plan to review the newly disclosed information and to revisit this issue following their trip to London, adding they do not condone or excuse any form of domestic violence. (more...)
Maple Leafs' Matthews has modern record 4 goals in NHL debut
- October 21, 2016

My goodness. He stripped two-time Norris Trophy victor Erik Karlsson of the puck and raced in from the sideboards to sneak a shot inside the post on Craig Anderson. Matthews immediately took all of the blame on the play that led to the game-winning goal, despite the fact that he single-handedly produced the Maple Leafs goals throughout the game. (more...)
Ozil hat trick as Arsenal thrashes Ludogorets 6-0 Ozil hat trick as Arsenal thrashes Ludogorets 6-0
- October 20, 2016

The second half was a romp as confidence ebbed through an Arsenal side unbeaten since the opening day of the season. Alexis Sanchez's sublime lob and Mesut Ozil's hat-trick spearheaded Arsenal's 6-0 Champions League thrashing of Ludogorets at the Emirates Stadium. (more...)
Madison Bumgarner had awesome reaction to Conor Gillaspie home run Madison Bumgarner had awesome reaction to Conor Gillaspie home run
- October 20, 2016

Brandon Crawford led off with a double against losing pitcher Jeurys Familia . The Giants - who are trying to continue the pattern of winning the World Series in 2010, 2012 and 2014 - advanced to an NL Division Series against the Chicago Cubs starting Friday while the Mets, last year's NL victor, were eliminated. (more...)
Watch Game 4 Of The NLCS
- October 20, 2016

But with these Cubs facing their first real back-against-the-wall moment, it'll be up to Lackey to get the job done against his 20-year-old counterpart. He allowed three runs and four hits in four innings of the NLCS opener and didn't factor in the decision. In 25 career starts where he has had six or more days of rest, Arrieta has a 2.45 ERA and a.196 opponents' average. (more...)
Barrett, No. 2 Ohio State charge past No. 8 Wisconsin in OT Barrett, No. 2 Ohio State charge past No. 8 Wisconsin in OT
- October 20, 2016

Coach Paul Chryst and players made it clear Saturday night after the 30-23 overtime loss to the Buckeyes that there were no moral victories for nearly winning games, but the way the Badgers have performed in defeat over the past two weeks has potential to pay off in a big way at the end of the season. (more...)
Prescott throws 3 TD passes, Cowboys beat Packers 30-16
- October 19, 2016

Convincingly defeating the Green Bay Packers in Lambeau Field, Dallas looks like a legitimate threat to reach the 2017 Super Bowl. "Have a glass of scotch and chill out a little bit [and] watch the film". But the quick turnaround doesn't give the Packers (3-2) much time to figure out how to patch up their leaky secondary. We all understand that and we'll continue to work. (more...)
Juve without Chiellini and Mandzukic for Lyon clash
- October 19, 2016

Lyon were finding their best chances were coming from set-pieces, as the resilient Juventus back five were making it hard for the Lyon attack to find space to exploit in the Juventus half. I have three strikers, including Kean: I'm sorry for the injury to Mandzukic, soobviously Dybala and Higuain will play. Much more than being put out to pasture, his sparing use by Allegri has seen him be as menacing as ever was with Barcelona, and he will surely give Morel and Rybus a good amount ... (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid forward shows off N139M Lamborghini Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid forward shows off N139M Lamborghini
- October 19, 2016

This is the first time for Buquet to oversee a match for Real Madrid , which now leads Group F with four points, reports Efe on Sunday. Pepe took time out to talk with Antena 3's pitchside cameras after Tuesday's 5-1 victory over Legia Warsaw at the Bernabéu. (more...)
Man City profits up, in 'critical new phase' under Guardiola Man City profits up, in 'critical new phase' under Guardiola
- October 19, 2016

Pep Guardiola should know a thing or two about stopping Barcelona , given that the Manchester City coach helped to build one of the most fearsome sides in football history at the Camp Nou. "Of course the confidence and mood is much better when you win", Guardiola said after the team's 1-1 draw with Everton, when Kevin De Bruyne and Sergio Aguero had spot kicks saved. (more...)
Sandoval Signs Bill Raising Tax for Vegas Football Stadium Sandoval Signs Bill Raising Tax for Vegas Football Stadium
- October 18, 2016

Davis denied speculation that supporting the Las Vegas plan was a way to force Oakland, which is also trying to keep the team, to build it a stadium. Based on the six-to-nine month timeline, May seems like the likelier scenario. In a statement on Friday, Davis said, "All parties have worked extremely hard to develop and approve this tremendous stadium project that will serve as a proud new home for the entire Raider Nation". (more...)
Barcelona superstar Neymar set to pen new five-year deal Barcelona superstar Neymar set to pen new five-year deal
- October 18, 2016

However, Mascherano put pen to paper on Monday, watched by Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu, vice president Jordi Mestre and sporting director Robert Fernandez. "Neymar will make his contract extension official on Friday 21 October at 3.00pm CET at the Club Offices", a statement on the club's official website read. (more...)
Cam Newton expected to play this Sunday "barring a setback"
- October 17, 2016

The Saints are coming off a bye week following their first win - a 35-34 triumph at San Diego in Week 4 - and need a victory to avoid slipping into the NFC South cellar now occupied by Carolina. With 49,824 career passing yards for the Saints , Drew Brees needs 176 to become the sixth quarterback in National Football League history to accumulate at least 50,000 with a single team. (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur vs. West Brom 2016 live stream Tottenham Hotspur vs. West Brom 2016 live stream
- October 16, 2016

And, asked to elaborate on his thinking ahead of Saturday's trip to West Bromwich Albion, he said: "Plan B!" "We have seven games in 23 days and after the global duty when the players that play a lot, that come from injury, like Danny Rose, or players like Eric Dier or Erik Lamela that arrived on Wednesday, or Son from Asia". (more...)
Cibulkova beats defending champion Pavlyuchenkova in Linz Cibulkova beats defending champion Pavlyuchenkova in Linz
- October 16, 2016

According to WTATennis.com, Cibulkova can clinch qualification with a title on Sunday when she meets World No. 63 Golubic in the final. Earlier, French Open champion Garbine Muguruza beat Cagla Buyukakcay of Turkey 6-4, 6-4 in a first-round match. (more...)
Bayern Munich held by 10-man Frankfurt
- October 16, 2016

Germany global Thomas Mueller, who has now not scored in seven league games for Bayern, agreed it was a bad day at the office for the whole team. After Germany global Joshua Kimmich put Bayern ahead, Frankfurt had Huszti sent off, but Mexico midfielder Marco Fabian scored their crucial second equaliser 12 minutes from time. (more...)
Louisville's Jackson meets cancer patient before facing Duke Louisville's Jackson meets cancer patient before facing Duke
- October 15, 2016

Two plays after that call, Lamar Jackson went two yards for the TD with 1:32 left that sealed the Louisville win. The Duke Blue Devils (3-3) are coming from a 13-6 win over the Army Black Knights in week 6. Louisville returns from a bye after losing at No. 3 Clemson seeking a win in hopes of getting back into the national title discussion. The Cardinals forced five against Clemson, their fourth multi-turnover game of the season. (more...)
Viral fever rules Suresh Raina out of first ODI
- October 15, 2016

Raina ruled out of first ODI against New Zealand was posted in Sports of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on October 14, 2016 and was last updated on October 14, 2016. Raina was part of the Uttar Pradesh team that played its Ranji Trophy against Madhya Pradesh in Hyderabad. But a slump in form, most prominently during the ODI series against South Africa at home, forced the selectors to drop Raina for the limited-overs tour of Australia. (more...)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic wanted by Indian Super League side Delhi Dynamos Zlatan Ibrahimovic wanted by Indian Super League side Delhi Dynamos
- October 14, 2016

Ibrahimovic, who retired from global football, after Sweden's 2016 European Championship campaign, was signed by Jose Mourinho for Premier League club Manchester United from Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain on a one-year deal earlier this year. (more...)
Honeymoon may be over for Giants rookie coach McAdoo Honeymoon may be over for Giants rookie coach McAdoo
- October 14, 2016

That's only half the problem. Head Coach Mike McCarthy said that Packers RB Eddie Lacy would be doing rehab on his ankle rather than practicing on Wednesday, and Green Bay is in wait-and-see mode as to whether Lacy will be available for Sunday's game vs. (more...)