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Sports Kohli, Pandya help India level T20 series in Sydney
Author: 0 Kohli, Pandya help India level T20 series in Sydney

The first of the four Test matches will kick off at the Adelaide Oval on December 6 and along with India's talismanic skipper , the others in team must get acquainted with the pace and bounce of the wickets if they want to win the Test series.

Sports Tiger Woods in deal to develop content for GolfTV streaming service
Author: 0 Tiger Woods in deal to develop content for GolfTV streaming service

The content will be owned exclusively by GOLFTV globally, including in the United States, where Discovery can still develop a distribution strategy. "I've been watching Discovery and David Zaslav build up a global sports platform with Eurosport, the Olympics and the launch of GolfTV with us at the PGA Tour, so I think they're the flawless partner to help grow the game".

Sports Arsenal's UEFA Europa League clash moved to Kiev
Author: 0 Arsenal's UEFA Europa League clash moved to Kiev

Poltava region is among the 10 regions subject to martial law, which is effective in Ukraine from November 26 to December 26. Coach Unai Emery faces a tough decision when it comes to his squad selection as he may be tempted to rest several first-team regulars ahead of Sunday's crucial North London Derby against Tottenham.

Sports Kante criticised by Sarri for trying to 'solve the match' against Tottenham
Author: 0 Kante criticised by Sarri for trying to 'solve the match' against Tottenham

And Sarri admits that City are "a step ahead" of his side. "I think, as you know, I want to play a central midfielder as a very technical player - a Jorginho or Fabregas", said Sarri. Sarri did not hold back in his criticism of Chelsea's performance immediately after the Spurs loss, and he held individual meetings with his players on their return to training on Monday.

Sports Mick McCarthy re-appointed Republic of Ireland manager
Author: 0 Mick McCarthy re-appointed Republic of Ireland manager

McCarthy was the obvious choice of the Football Association of Ireland following the respective departures of Martin O'Neill and his assistant Keane last week. I kind of like the idea of a young coach, an assistant who's got bright ideas. Speaking about his departure from The Lilywhites, Kenny said: "I had a great bond with everyone at Dundalk".

Sports Irving carries Celtics past Pelicans
Author: 0 Irving carries Celtics past Pelicans

With a lower back bruise sidelining Jaylen Brown , Stevens found that spark in Marcus Smart . With LeBron James also represented by them, many connected the dots for a potential Lakers move and Sheridan brought that point up as well. Boston have been performing well below expectations this season and are now 10-10 through 20 games. "That's how we're used to playing", Smart said following the win.

Sports Australia wins women's World Twenty20 crown
Author: 0 Australia wins women's World Twenty20 crown

I've got no doubt that this group is capable of something special. "We've really put together an awesome squad and support staff". With another emphatic win on Saturday, Australia lift their fourth trophy in tournament's sixth edition. "We understood it's about playing your role on the day and I had full confidence that everyone in that group today was going to play their role and could stand up if needed".

Sports New York Jets loss to the Patriots represents a 2017 throwback
Author: 0 New York Jets loss to the Patriots represents a 2017 throwback

The first-round pick has struggled through growing pains in his rookie season, completing just 55 percent of his passes for 214.9 yards per game with 14 interceptions to 11 touchdowns and a 68.3 passer rating, worst in the NFL. McCown was bad in a 41-10 loss to the Bills on November 11, his first start of the season. Bowles added that he has no plans to take any of the play-calling duties from Bates, whose offense ranks 29th overall in the NFL.

Sports Real Madrid - Champions League - 27 November 2018
Author: 0 Real Madrid - Champions League - 27 November 2018

Real Madrid's magic touch in the Champions League remains undimmed after Gareth Bale inspired a 2-0 win over Roma yesterday that ensures they will go through top of the group. "We were superior to Madrid in the first half, a side that has won the Champions League three years in a row, but if you are superior and don't take your chances, you are going to lose".

Sports Braves Signing Former AL MVP Josh Donaldson
Author: 0 Braves Signing Former AL MVP Josh Donaldson

The deal is reportedly for one year, $2 million. "To put this uniform back on, with the love I have for this organization, the love I have for everybody from top to bottom, people I've known since I was 18 years old, that's why I'm here". Camargo had a breakout campaign of sorts in 2018 hitting.272/.349/.457 with 19 home runs in his sophomore season in the majors. He's dealt with injuries the last two years, though, which is why he didn't get a monster contract in free agency.

Sports Australia lose breakdown specialist Pocock for England test
Author: 0 Australia lose breakdown specialist Pocock for England test

ENGLAND are back in action as they entertain the Wallabies at Twickenham. Farrell added another penalty to take the score up to 30-13 after Australia conceded another penalty before the Wallabies produced some pressure of their own. Daly was short on a long-range penalty kick and England , which gave up nine first-half turnovers, nearly gifted Australia a try with one of them.

Sports Copa Libertadores final to be played outside Argentina
Author: 0 Copa Libertadores final to be played outside Argentina

The conclusion of the first Superclasico final in Copa Libertadores history was initially planned for Saturday, but an attack on Boca's team bus led to a delayed kick-off and subsequent postponement . Tear gas or pepper spray got into the vehicle, disorienting players and causing some to vomit. The CONMEBOL winners play their first match in the tournament on December 18 and could face UEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid in the final.

Sports UNC fires Larry Fedora after seven seasons
Author: 0 UNC fires Larry Fedora after seven seasons

UNC finished 2-9 (1-7 in conference play) after falling to NC State 34-28 in overtime Saturday. North Carolina is an intriguing coaching opening that will attract an array of potential candidates. Still, it will never make sense to throw punches at people wearing helmets. "This was not an easy decision because of the deep affinity I have for Larry", athletic director Bubba Cunningham said in a statement of his first major hire at UNC.

Sports Dem contrasts 'diversity' with GOP senator in Mississippi
Author: 0 Dem contrasts 'diversity' with GOP senator in Mississippi

He said he wasn't anxious about her chances of winning because she has "done a fantastic job in a short period of time" since taking over for Cochran. I chose to use that very hard time to learn from and try to reach out to people of all races. Hyde-Smith, 59, served as the state's commissioner of agriculture from 2011 to 2018.

Sports Liverpool Sensation Could Miss Crucial PSG Clash
Author: 0 Liverpool Sensation Could Miss Crucial PSG Clash

Mane will be assessed as Liverpool train at Melwood on Tuesday morning before flying to France in the afternoon. Mane signed a new long-term deal at Liverpool last week worth £150,000-a-week. Neymar and Mbappe were both injured during friendlies in the global break, and PSG are sweating on their recovery for the huge Group C clash with the Parisians just a point behind the Reds and Napoli and gunning to qualify from the competition's tightest group.

Sports Dominant Croatia seal Davis Cup glory
Author: 0 Dominant Croatia seal Davis Cup glory

Cilic was part of the latter team that surrendered a 2-1 lead to Argentina as they lost both their Sunday singles rubbers, his defeat from two sets up on Juan Martin del Potro handing Federico Delbonis the opportunity to win it for the South Americans against Ivo Karlovic.

Sports Mourinho demands intensity against Young Boys
Author: 0 Mourinho demands intensity against Young Boys

It is exactly the opposite. "I want them to start strong and have a go nearly immediately". Now occupying second spot in the group, Manchester United stand to qualify to the Round of 16, should they claim maximum points against Gerardo Seoane's side on Tuesday, provided Valencia fail to get a victory against group leaders Juventus .

Sports Mahut And Herbert Keep France's Davis Cup Hopes Alive
Author: 0 Mahut And Herbert Keep France's Davis Cup Hopes Alive

The former French Open victor will have another occasion to sing and cry on Sunday after Mahut and Herbert put a smile back on French faces with a 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (3) win to keep alive slim French hopes. Seemingly from nowhere, Pavic and Dodig grabbed two successive breaks to turn the tables on their opponents and force a fourth set. It looked like the writing was on the wall when France broke in game one of the third set, but Dodig and Pavic rallied to win four straight games from 3-2 ...

Sports FSU fan tied to racist post about Willie Taggart fired from job
Author: 0 FSU fan tied to racist post about Willie Taggart fired from job

Many fans took to social media, expressing their disappointment. Florida State Attorney Jack Campbell has confirmed to WTXL that the State Attorney's Office, FDLE, the Leon County Sheriff's Office and the FSU PD are investigating a racist post showing head football coach Willie Taggart getting lynched.

Sports Top 25 roundup: Roach, Texas down No. 7 UNC
Author: 0 Top 25 roundup: Roach, Texas down No. 7 UNC

Still, Smart has to feel good that his program was able to knock off a top-10 team during the trip to Vegas. In this picture, Nassir Little #5 and Luke Maye #32 of the North Carolina Tar Heels stand on the court during their game against the Texas Longhorns during the 2018 Continental Tire Las Vegas Invitational basketball tournament at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, Nov.

Sports Markelle Fultz is no longer in the Sixers’ long-term plans
Author: 0 Markelle Fultz is no longer in the Sixers’ long-term plans

He is expected to see a specialist this week. The Sixers keep saying they will do whatever is best for Fultz, but the situation has overshadowed the success the team has had this season. The possibility of Fultz moving on is understandable considering how confusing things have been with the Sixers. "The (wrist) issue has led to periodic difficulties holding on to the ball during his shot", The Athletic reported .

Sports UNC reportedly hiring back Mack Brown
Author: 0 UNC reportedly hiring back Mack Brown

Brown, 67, is two years older than new Kansas coach Les Miles but nonetheless going to be tasked with the same kind of challenge. The 67-year-old Brown is now an analyst at ESPN . On Sunday, UNC fired head coach Larry Fedora . Brown parted ways with Texas following the 2013 season after the Longhorns failed to reach 10 wins in each of his final four seasons.

Sports Klopp praises Firmino as Brazilian ends goal drought
Author: 0 Klopp praises Firmino as Brazilian ends goal drought

Perhaps most impressively they did not concede and the easy point to make on their progress this season is that in the opener of the last campaign they let three in at this ground. what a player!' 'We've never controlled games like this in the manner we do it now. Defeat leaves ninth-placed Watford winless in their last three games but they were furious after being denied a second-half penalty.

Sports NASCAR Legend Jimmie Johnson 'Excited' To Swap Cars With Alonso
Author: 0 NASCAR Legend Jimmie Johnson 'Excited' To Swap Cars With Alonso

Fernando Alonso was impressed by Jimmie Johnson's performance on his first time in a single-seater when he tested a McLaren Formula 1 vehicle in Bahrain. Johnson, who spent time at the McLaren team headquarters during the week leading up to the swap, also revealed he is excited about jumping in a single-seater race auto.

Sports Canada qualify for 2019 Rugby World Cup, complete lineup
Author: 0 Canada qualify for 2019 Rugby World Cup, complete lineup

Canada were hoping to book their eighth appearance at the tournament, while Germany, Hong Kong and Kenya were seeking to make their debut in Japan. South African-born number 10 Matthew Rosslee landed a penalty for Hong Kong to reduce the deficit, but Canada held a 14-3 halftime lead when Van der Merwe crossed the tryline for his first score.

Sports Lonzo Ball not aware of own greatness, LeBron James says
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball not aware of own greatness, LeBron James says

LeBron's 3-pointer with three minutes left gave the Lakers momentum, and his block of Burks' shot with the Jazz down by five with 27 seconds left all but sealed the game. ESPN's Ohm Youngmisuk reported that James, along with members of the Lakers' coaching staff, encouraged Ball to take more control of the action on the court after he struggled in a back-to-back against the Orlando Magic and Miami Heat last weekend, scoring two points on 1-for-11 shooting in the two games.

Sports Copa Libertadores: Boca Juniors against River Plate match postponed again
Author: 0 Copa Libertadores: Boca Juniors against River Plate match postponed again

Boca Juniors had called for the game - South America's equivalent of the Champions League final - to be postponed after several of their players were injured on Saturday. The meeting between Boca president Daniel Angelici and his River counterpart Rodolfo D'Onofrio will take place on Tuesday at Conmebol's headquarters in the Paraguayan capital Asuncion.

Sports 49ers release LB Reuben Foster following latest arrest for domestic violence
Author: 0 49ers release LB Reuben Foster following latest arrest for domestic violence

Foster had a previous domestic-violence charge dropped in May after his ex-girlfriend, Elissa Ennis, recanted her statements that alleged Foster caused her bodily harm. After Foster was cleared of the charges, the 49ers welcomed him back on the team. The 49ers drafted Foster 31st overall past year after questions about his health and character caused him to drop from being a possible top 10 pick.

Sports Ohio State beats MI 62-39
Author: 0 Ohio State beats MI 62-39

The game started with a three and out for the MI offense. Michigan: It's been a long time - a lot longer than Michigan fans would have liked - but it finally feels like this year is the year Michigan gets past Ohio State again. 1 defense in the nation and as a 4.5-point favorite on the road in Columbus. Once the second half began, Ohio State returned to dominance. Previously, the Wolverines' defense was giving up an average of 235 yards per game with a passing defense that was ...