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Sports Taylor quits as Cricket Australia director
Author: 0 Taylor quits as Cricket Australia director

In addition to the three board members, the ball-tampering scandal that sent shock-waves through Australian cricket in March has also claimed the scalps of the captain, vice-captain and chief executive, while the integrity boss also left in May.

Sports ICC suspends Sri Lanka bowling coach
Author: 0 ICC suspends Sri Lanka bowling coach

The 40-year-old is accused of attempting to fix or otherwise influence improperly the result or other aspects of an global match, of soliciting fellow professionals to do the same, and for failing to disclose any approach by potential fixers to the ICC .

Sports Harvick earns his shot at NASCR Cup title with win at Texas
Author: 0 Harvick earns his shot at NASCR Cup title with win at Texas

The 42 [Kyle Larson] gave me a heck of a push but I didn't get far enough ahead of the 4 in Turn 1. It all worked out. "That's how you control your destiny the most is to get in Victory Lane", Harvick said. "We had a top-five auto", said Logano, driver of the No. 22 AAA Insurance Ford. He was able to do a lot. However, a three-car incident involving Bubba Wallace, Chris Buescher , and Matt Dibenedetto caused headache for more than just the latter who suffered major damage late in the race.

Sports Nadal withdraws from ATP Finals and will have surgery on his ankle
Author: 0 Nadal withdraws from ATP Finals and will have surgery on his ankle

Novak Djokovic has taken the top place in the ATP rankings from Rafael Nadal today and he is the top seed and the first favorite in London , leading the Group Gustavo Kuerten where he is drawn to play against world number 5 and by far the youngest player in the draw Alexander Zverev, Marin Cilic and John Isner who secured the place in the draw just a few hours before the ceremony.

Sports Dolphins S Jones removed himself from win over Jets
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After the Miami Hurricanes hosted Duke at Hard Rock Stadium in a game played during heavy rains Saturday, there are mounting concerns about the condition of the field for Sunday's Jets-Dolphins game, per league sources. That's the type of statement that pisses me off in the locker room as a defensive player and we gotta have a conversation. At 3-6, the Jets likely are doomed to miss the playoffs yet again, and now they must seriously evaluate their rookie quarterback.

Sports Tragedy at Melbourne Cup as horse The CliffsofMoher put down after injury
Author: 0 Tragedy at Melbourne Cup as horse The CliffsofMoher put down after injury

Viewers were deeply concerned after Cliffs of Mohor's mishap. "The horse received immediate veterinary care, however it was unable to be saved due to the nature of the injury sustained", he said. In 2014, Admire Rakti, who collapsed and died in his stall after the race, and Araldo, who broke his leg and was euthanased, were casualties. The Melbourne Cup is Australia's most important race with a history incredibly rich dating back from the inaugural event in 1861 through until tomorrow's ...

Sports New Zealand reserves drub Japan
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Japan first-five Yu Tamura running clear of Liam Coltman. "So we've got to look to do something different", he told Sky Sport . New Zealand retained only one player from the squad that beat Australia 37-20 in Yokohama the previous week, having already sent 22 players to Europe to prepare for upcoming games against England, Ireland and Italy.

Sports Hankook ‘Be one with it’: Sergio Ramos muscles his way to greatness
Author: 0 Hankook ‘Be one with it’: Sergio Ramos muscles his way to greatness

Santiago Solari will reserve excitement over Vinicius Junior despite accepting expectations will soar following his game-changing cameo in Real Madrid's win over Real Valladolid . Gareth Bale was given particularly rough treatment from the home fans when he was substituted . Although Madrid walked out of the Bernabeu dugout with a different coach, with Santiago Solari making his league debut in charge of the first team, numerous issues faced by his predecessor remain.

Sports Klopp hopes Shaqiri omission will defuse local tension
Author: 0 Klopp hopes Shaqiri omission will defuse local tension

Klopp isn't anxious about the safety of Shaqiri , rather he'd prefer to keep the narrative around football than politics. The double-eagle is viewed as a symbol of defiance in Kosovo, which declared independence in 2008 in a move that Serbia still refuses to recognise.

Sports Guregian: In the end, it’s Tom Brady besting Aaron Rodgers
Author: 0 Guregian: In the end, it’s Tom Brady besting Aaron Rodgers

Folks, do you think it's coincidence that hours after Aaron Rodgers made a comment about Tom Brady being a "unicorn" that the GOAT had his family dressed as unicorns for Halloween? No. Wide receiver Demaryius Thomas will make his debut with the Broncos on Sunday against the team with which he spent his first eight-plus National Football League seasons before being traded to the Texans on Tuesday.

Sports Le’Veon Bell hints at ending holdout with a tweet
Author: 0 Le’Veon Bell hints at ending holdout with a tweet

It started when the Steelers were not able to work out an extension with Bell the offseason before his first of two franchise taggings. It's not hyperbole. "Honestly, no one cares anymore ", David DeCastro said. "Do you think I'm going to worry about a guy who's not here?" Landing a long-term mega-deal after sitting out this long may prove to be quite hard, given how his stance this season has been interpreted around the league, even if he manages to put up big numbers after a Pittsburgh ...

Sports Nonito Donaire captures WBA World Title after Burnett injury
Author: 0 Nonito Donaire captures WBA World Title after Burnett injury

Somehow, the 26-year-old managed to see the round out but once the adrenaline wore off, the pain became too much for Burnett in his corner and he failed to make it off his stool for the fifth. The Filipino-born four-weight world champ did finish both rounds strongly and may have edged the third but not even he could celebrate the victory afterwards, given the nature of Burnett's injury, and afterwards he went to sympathise with the Belfast fighter and his corner.

Sports How Manchester City could line up against Southampton
Author: 0 How Manchester City could line up against Southampton

De Bruyne's injury, to his left knee, is not to the same knee he was operated on after sustaining ligament damage in August. Right now I don't know if it's nothing or something serious. The opinion of us is so high. City will play either Leicester or Southampton in the quarterfinals. Their attention now turns to Monday's Premier League match against fellow strugglers Huddersfield.

Sports Braves capture franchise record 3 Gold Gloves for 2018 season
Author: 0 Braves capture franchise record 3 Gold Gloves for 2018 season

Anthony Rizzo of the Cubs and Freddie Freeman of the Braves tied for the NL award at first. Teammate Andrew Benintendi also was nominated, but Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon took home his sixth Gold Glove instead. With the two winners, Arizona now has nine Gold Glove Award winners since 2013. It's the third straight Gold Glove for Inciarte. Diamondbacks shortstop Nick Ahmed, Braves center fielder Ender Inciarte and Braves right fielder Nick Markakis also ...

Sports Five takeaways from the Lakers' 121-107 loss to the Toronto Raptors
Author: 0 Five takeaways from the Lakers' 121-107 loss to the Toronto Raptors

The Los Angeles Lakers suffered a 121-107 loss on Sunday night to the Toronto Raptors - a team that LeBron James says is standing out in his former conference. With all of their rotation players healthy or back from suspension, the Lakers will be looking to establish consistency. OG Anunoby took Leonard's spot in the starting lineup and contributed seven points.

Sports Messi named in Barcelona squad for Inter clash
Author: 0 Messi named in Barcelona squad for Inter clash

Dembele was introduced for the ineffective Rafinha early in the second period and, despite struggling to get into the game, made a telling impact with his late leveller. Since Neymar's move to Paris Saint Germain, the responsibility for goals has rested on Messi and Suarez, and between the two they have 97 which is 54% if the goals scored by the team since the summer of 2017.

Sports Steelers' game at Jacksonville flexed; four others protected
Author: 0 Steelers' game at Jacksonville flexed; four others protected

It is scheduled to be played at 1 p.m. The game, which was originally scheduled to be played at noon CST, has been moved to 7:20 p.m. The Vikings are on bye in Week 10. The Vikings-Bears matchup in Week 11 on November 18, originally scheduled for a noon start on Fox, has been flexed to the Sunday night slot on NBC.

Author: 0 Xherdan Shaqiri to miss Liverpool trip to Belgrade

The double-eagle is viewed as a symbol of defiance in Kosovo, which declared independence in 2008 in a move that Serbia still refuses to recognise. The big omission from the Reds' travelling party was forward Xherdan Shaqiri after Klopp chose to leave the Swiss star at home.

Sports Xhaka: Arsenal Are Ready For Premier League Top Four
Author: 0 Xhaka: Arsenal Are Ready For Premier League Top Four

He's getting better. I think he should buy all of the newspapers and read this. "I would like it if you write a story about James Milner , I will like it". "If you see this game, you can see we are ready for the top four", Xhaka claimed after the 1-1 draw on Saturday evening. "It's always going to be tough against them".

Sports Mourinho baffled by Man United's slow starts
Author: 0 Mourinho baffled by Man United's slow starts

In theory, you say "Come on, 1-1, you bring Herrera". Bournemouth dominated the first half and Eddie Howe praised his side despite the Cherries surrendering an advantage earned by Callum Wilson's 50th goal for the club. "If you concede more than 30 goals then you won't be winning the title so tomorrow we have to keep a clean sheet, so let's beat Cagliari and then we can think about Manchester United ".

Sports Dodgers Nearing Extension With Clayton Kershaw
Author: 0 Dodgers Nearing Extension With Clayton Kershaw

I love it here. The money designated a signing bonus will not be subject to state income because Texas does not have a state income tax. While Kershaw's durability has come into question in recent seasons due to a string of back injuries, there was never reason to believe that he'd forgo the opt-out clause.

Sports Cubs Exercise Option On Hamels, Trade Smyly To Rangers
Author: 0 Cubs Exercise Option On Hamels, Trade Smyly To Rangers

Chicago also claimed infielder Jack Reinheimer off waivers from the New York Mets. Field made his major league debut this year and hit.222 with nine homers and 21 RBIs in 83 games with the Twins and Tampa Bay Rays. He was unbeaten with the Cubs until he was hit hard in a loss at Arizona in his 10th start on September 19. He missed the rest of the regular season and then threw a scoreless inning in Chicago's wild-card loss to Colorado.

Sports Eddie Jones raring to face 'benchmark' New Zealand side
Author: 0 Eddie Jones raring to face 'benchmark' New Zealand side

As he bounced off Esterhuizen, Farrell tried to dislodge the ball; he was not trying to wrap his arm. This time next year the Rugby World Cup will have just finished and Saturday's opening match of the Quilter autumn series will mostly be forgotten.

Sports Khabib Nurmagomedov offers Floyd Mayweather a two-fight deal
Author: 0 Khabib Nurmagomedov offers Floyd Mayweather a two-fight deal

He tagged the United States boxing champ, with the caption "Where are you?" and an illustrious hashtag #27vs50, which refers to the wins in their fight records. For us it is also a lot of money, but I'm not interested in such battles. "If it was something that Khabib really wanted to do, we'd have to sit down and talk about it, but I don't like anything about it".

Sports Rummenigge rejects accusations of planned Super League
Author: 0 Rummenigge rejects accusations of planned Super League

To them must be added the five teams who will be guests of the new super League: " Borussia Dortmund ", "inter", " Roma ", "Atletico Madrid" and "Olympique Marseille". "I also believe that a few of Europe's large clubs are clearly working on it", Watzke said, though he noted that the plans are "not very concrete".

Sports Floyd Mayweather Jr. schedules bout in Rizin Fighting Federation
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather Jr. schedules bout in Rizin Fighting Federation

Rizin's president Nobuyuki Sakakibara announced that the fight is likely to occur using "special rules". "As far as the weight class, we're not really anxious about that". My punch is here to change history". "I'm not particular about the rules, with or without kicks", he said. "I can do anything if I set my mind to it".

Sports Khachanov knocks out Zverev to reach Paris Masters semi-finals
Author: 0 Khachanov knocks out Zverev to reach Paris Masters semi-finals

Khachanov, at 22 another of the sport's brightest prospects, took ruthless advantage of the 21-year-old German's physical struggles as Zverev, battling with shoulder trouble, needed a medical time out in the first set at 4-1 down. 22 in the rankings in May to No. 1 when they are released on Monday, and in which he also added the U.S. Open to his Grand Slam haul, Djokovic created pressure throughout.

Sports Green Bay Packers at New England Patriots Sports Betting
Author: 0 Green Bay Packers at New England Patriots Sports Betting

Sunday Night Football executive producer Fred Gaudelli was working at his home office last April 19 when his version of Santa Claus - NFL vice president and scheduling czar Howard Katz - called him on the phone shortly after 2 p.m. Brady has thrown multiple touchdown passes in 162 games, 61.8 per cent of his games. Allison had missed two games due to a concussion and hamstring injury before returning against the Los Angeles Rams last weekend.

Sports Tyson Chandler to sign with Los Angeles Lakers after buyout with Suns
Author: 0 Tyson Chandler to sign with Los Angeles Lakers after buyout with Suns

Chandler , who spent has spent three seasons with Phoenix , has had a mutual agreement on a buyout for a while, one report stated. The 36-year-old center was in the final year of his four-year, $52 million deal with Phoenix . "We love the fact that we're going to get another veteran", LeBron James said. No offense to either of these players, but the Lakers' defense suffers when they are in the lineup.