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Sports Klopp backs Fabinho to solve midfield crisis
Author: 0 Klopp backs Fabinho to solve midfield crisis

The Brazil midfielder was at his combative best as the Reds went top of Group C thanks to goals from Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane either side of a Mohamed Salah brace. Klopp, asked if he was considering whether or not to take Shaqiri to the Serbian capital, said: "So far, I didn't think about it, to be honest". Very aggressive, everything was there.

Sports West Indies allrounder Dwayne Bravo announces retirement from global cricket
Author: 0 West Indies allrounder Dwayne Bravo announces retirement from global cricket

Virat Kohli surpassed fellow Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar as the fastest to 10,000 one-day global runs, but West Indies showed some character to snatch a thrilling tie in Visakhapatnam . Kohli passed 1,000 ODI runs for 2018 - the second player to do so, after England's Jonny Bairstow - when he launched Windies seamer Obed McCoy down the ground for one of his four sixes.

Sports Sign of good luck? A rainbow shines over World Series game
Author: 0 Sign of good luck? A rainbow shines over World Series game

And Price had battled a curse of his own. The rain has stopped, and a few players from both the Red Sox and Dodgers trickled into the outfield to limber up. Christian Vazquez singled, Mookie Betts did the same and Andrew Benintendi worked the count full before walking to load the bases, chasing Ryu. Los Angeles answered right back in the top of the second with a solo home run from Matt Kemp, then tied it up in third on a Manny Machado soft roller to left field.

Sports Rohit, Kohli tough to bowl to when set, says Ravindra Jadeja
Author: 0 Rohit, Kohli tough to bowl to when set, says Ravindra Jadeja

Sent in at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium, West Indies marched to an impressive 322 for eight off their 50 overs - only the fourth time they have surpassed the 300-run mark since the 2015 World Cup . "It's our 5th or 6th double-century partnership, it's a pleasure to bat with him (Rohit)". Both the cricketers made the game look so easy. Kohli smashed 21 fours and 2 sixes.

Sports Osaka denies having any 'regrets' after WTA Finals debut defeat
Author: 0 Osaka denies having any 'regrets' after WTA Finals debut defeat

The world number four was visibly frustrated several times and dropped her racquet in disgust after failing to close out the second set in the ninth game. Kiki Bertens won a remarkable deciding third set against Angelique Kerber - which included seven consecutive breaks - to make an impressive start on her debut singles appearance at the WTA Finals in Singapore .

Sports Joel Embiid achieves feat no Sixers player has in 28 years
Author: 0 Joel Embiid achieves feat no Sixers player has in 28 years

Just before that, Embiid scored in the post on Drummond to put Philly up, 120-118. Embiid celebrated the moment by gesturing Drummond back to the locker room and he continued his trolling during the post-game press conference. "Was locking his ass up and running him to exhaustion". Joel Embiid racked up 33 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists, and JJ Redick had 30 points, six rebounds and six assists for Philadelphia.

Sports Sainbury's PSV snatch draw with Tottenham after Lloris red
Author: 0 Sainbury's PSV snatch draw with Tottenham after Lloris red

The result sees both Spurs and PSV collect their first point in Group B, but with just three games remaining either side will face an uphill battle to reach the knockout rounds. However, the North London outfit went ahead soon afterwards as Son and Eriksen combined on the left before the latter's cross was headed into the roof of the net by Kane from close range.

Sports Henderson, Keita to miss Liverpool's Red Star clash
Author: 0 Henderson, Keita to miss Liverpool's Red Star clash

Having Mane back, Liverpool's most prolific forward, will come as a boost to Klopp's side as they look to get their Champions League campaign back on track after defeat to Napoli last time out. After that he played pretty much each game. The Serbian champions and 1991 European Cup winners will not be able to count on a vocal minority support at Anfield as UEFA banned the club from selling tickets to their fans as a punishment for trouble at August's qualifier at Salzburg.

Sports Penguins at Maple Leafs
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Saturday's performance illustrated where they still have room to improve as they finished a collective minus-five in the loss. "It's the best game this season so far for us", Malkin said. The current contractual impasse with restricted free agent William Nylander is more about the club's long term financial structure with concerns about being able to fit new deals for Auston Matthews , Mitch Marner and Jake Gardiner .

Sports Broncos cut Chad Kelly after trespassing arrest
Author: 0 Broncos cut Chad Kelly after trespassing arrest

A couple and their child were inside the home when Kelly, 24, allegedly entered and sat on the couch next to the mother, the Denver Post reported , citing an arrest affidavit. He was released Tuesday after posting $2,500 bond. Kelly had, seemingly, cleaned up his act since being picked with the final pick of the 2017 NFL Draft by the Broncos.

Sports Raiders Players Questioning Jon Gruden's Accountability After Major Moves
Author: 0 Raiders Players Questioning Jon Gruden's Accountability After Major Moves

When he dealt away Khalil Mack prior to the season kicking off, the Raiders were in abject shock, unable to reckon with exactly what had happened. Players later learned about the trade by checking their phones , and Gruden still had not addressed the team about it as of Tuesday. Carr explained the disappointing results by saying the team was adjusting to Gruden's offense.

Sports Kohli smashes Tendulkar's record in reaching 10 000 ODI runs
Author: 0 Kohli smashes Tendulkar's record in reaching 10 000 ODI runs

Seventeen summers ago, Tendulkar had ventured into what was then an unchartered territory, during a match against Australia. Kohli takes a single on the last ball. Tendulkar completed 10,000 ODI runs in 2001. In the process he also went past 1000 runs in 2018 in ODIs, and became the leading run-scorer in the format in the calendar year.

Sports Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma shatter Sachin Tendulkar records in Guwahati
Author: 0 Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma shatter Sachin Tendulkar records in Guwahati

The two shared a 246-run stand to help India gun down the target . England trio of Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root and Jason Roy have all scored more ODI runs than Kohli this year but the difference in averages are eye-popping. The two marauding batsmen started to toy with the opposition bowlers before Devendra Bishoo got Kohli stumped against the run of play. West Indies lost three wickets in quick succession but the Guyana youngster came to take charge after Marlon Samuels departed for ...

Sports Don't blame Roberts for Dodgers' loss in Game 1
Author: 0 Don't blame Roberts for Dodgers' loss in Game 1

Visit SportsLine now to find out Adam Thompson's World Series Game 1 pick, all from an expert crushing the sportsbooks on Major League Baseball picks, including going 31-15 on games involving these teams and 23-8 overall since September 8. In a survey of 25 ESPN experts, the consensus leans much more in the Red Sox' direction. He has filled the hole left by David Ortiz upon retirement.

Sports Shakhtar Donetsk v Manchester City
Author: 0 Shakhtar Donetsk v Manchester City

After a first-half barrage, City finally managed to break the deadlock through David Silva . Injuries to Benjamin Mendy gave the left-footer a chance to deputise for Fabian Delph for large parts of last season but he has failed to rack up the minutes this campaign following the Frenchman's return to fitness.

Sports Daniel Ricciardo running out of time to celebrate at Red Bull
Author: 0 Daniel Ricciardo running out of time to celebrate at Red Bull

Horner said Ricciardo's frustration got the better of him after the race. "What's ironic is it's always on his vehicle". It was the other way around a year ago with Max (Verstappen ) but as Renault's premier driver I think you wouldn't expect these issues to be happening.

Sports Kyle Edmund bursts into TEARS after winning first ATP title in Belgium
Author: 0 Kyle Edmund bursts into TEARS after winning first ATP title in Belgium

Edmund had reached his first ATP final in April, losing to Pablo Andujar in Marrakesh, shortly after replacing the injury-hit Andy Murray as British number one. "I served well today". Edmund fought back to take charge of the second set tie-break and held off two break points at the start of the deciding set before sealing the title with his first match point.

Sports Boston Mayor To Red Sox Fans
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Dodgers. Red Sox. Major League Baseball has hit the jackpot with this year's World Series matchup, a confrontation between two of the league's signature franchises. Freese came up at that point, a righty facing a righty. They combined to hold the Dodgers to one run on three hits in five innings. Rich Hill was pitching in Triple-A Pawtucket as recently as 2015 and signed a one-year deal with Oakland in 2016 to reestablish himself as a credible big-leaguer.

Sports Eric Reid Calls Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins A
Author: 0 Eric Reid Calls Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins A "Sellout" After Pre-Game Clash

That takes us to Sunday, when Reid and Jenkins met on the field in Reid's second game since being signed by the Panthers. Reid ultimately left the group due to a disagreement with Jenkins, after the latter agreed to " stop kneeling during the national anthem after the NFL announced it would donate $100 million to causes considered important to the coalition".

Sports Sensational Tsitsipas Makes Greek History In Stockholm, Claims Maiden Title
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Tsitsipas had lost his previous two finals, both this year to world No.1 Rafael Nadal . I was very focused, determined to win the tournament... "He played a really good match". It's the first win by a Russian in nine years at the Kremlin Cup. Khachanov overcame Mannarino in just 55 minutes to become the first Russian victor of the men's singles at the Kremlin Cup since Mikhail Youzhny in 2009.

Sports John Elway disappointed, concerned with Chad Kelly's actions
Author: 0 John Elway disappointed, concerned with Chad Kelly's actions

Kelly appeared in court Tuesday morning on first-degree trespassing charges. Police said the investigation was ongoing and no further information would be released at this time. "We are disappointed that Chad Kelly was arrested early this morning", the Broncos said in a statement to FOX31. "We're in the process of getting all the facts and talking to Chad and then we'll figure out exactly which direction we're going to go".

Sports Russian Federation football fans 'crushed' in Rome after metro escalator accident
Author: 0 Russian Federation football fans 'crushed' in Rome after metro escalator accident

The metropolitan station at Piazza Repubblica near the main Termine train station was closed by investigators. Footage on social media shows people being crushed at the bottom of the escalator as it runs out of control. One of the fans is listed in serious condition. There were also reports of one Russian visitor being stabbed with a knife, but they were later refuted by the Italian embassy in Moscow.

Sports Patrick Peterson requests trade from Cardinals, report says
Author: 0 Patrick Peterson requests trade from Cardinals, report says

Minutes after the report came out that Peterson has requested a trade from the Cardinals , his cousin tweeted his preferred destination was the Saints . McFadden added, "Per source Patrick Peterson". From the Saints perspective, this move would instantly make them favorites in the NFC. The addition of Peterson would surely take their defense over the top and help them out down the stretch.

Sports Sri Lanka vs England - Highlights & Stats
Author: 0 Sri Lanka vs England - Highlights & Stats

Dasun Shanaka , whose run-a-ball 66 did the most to propel Sri Lanka toward respectability, pinpointed two of the instances in which his team had let the match slip. Had he not attempted a suicidal single just as he was starting to ramp up the big hitting in the death overs, Sri Lanka might have managed a score closer to 300.

Sports 'Jose Mourinho entitled to be angry at ridiculous Chelsea celebration'
Author: 0 'Jose Mourinho entitled to be angry at ridiculous Chelsea celebration'

The Chelsea stars who had finished celebrating the goal then went towards the tunnel in order to defuse the situation which probably made it worse by increasing the number of bodies in the small area. "It was far from a flawless day", Hart said. A mature 1-0 win at West Ham made it the best start to a season for Tottenham in the Premier League era.

Sports Goerges rallies to reach Luxembourg Open final, Jabeur makes history
Author: 0 Goerges rallies to reach Luxembourg Open final, Jabeur makes history

Goerges will be the heavy favourite in this weekend's final when she takes on Belinda Bencic . The win bookends a successful year for the German after taking out the ASB Classic Singles titles at the start of the year and some solid performances throughout the year which has seen her secure her current career high ranking of 9.

Sports US Open champion Osaka says fame won't affect her game
Author: 0 US Open champion Osaka says fame won't affect her game

A composed Svitolina made just four unforced errors in the opening set in a notable contrast to her error-riddled opponent, who struggled badly on serve and conceded the first set after her fifth double-fault. "Everyone here is a great player and they are here because they had a great season", Kvitova said. The 24-year-old Ukrainian came into the White Group opener at the eight-woman event on the back of seven straight defeats to the big-hitting Czech, but Svitolina was able to capitalise on ...