Wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav was also on the squad list and could play alongside finger-spinner Ravindra Jadeja if Ashwin is not fit and India opt for two slow bowlers. Australia , on the other hand, have selection dilemmas of their own with their batsmen failing to get going in the series. Teams: India (Final 13): Virat Kohli (capt), Mayank Agarwal, Hanuma Vihari, KL Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara , Ajinkya Rahane , Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, ...
The four-time All-Star is expected to play shortstop for NY while its regular starter, Didi Gregorius , recovers from Tommy John surgery . The 34-year-old hasn't played since suffering an ankle injury in July 2017, and he missed all of last season due to bone spurs in both his heels.
The victor will be unveiled at the Awards Ceremony on 8 January 2019 in Dakar, Senegal . On the other hand, 26-year-old Salah entered the history books after emerging the first Egyptian to be crowned the continent's top player since the awards debuted in 1992.
With Serge Ibaka and VanVleet struggling to find the bottom of the net at all in the first half and only relatively better in the second, it fell to the rest of the team to pick up the slack. Meanwhile, the Raptors figure to shoot better Sunday than they did Friday in Orlando. The Raptors played down to their competition for much of the game, but give them credit for finding a way - ugly as it was.
The biggest obstacle standing between the Steelers and a potential Brown trade is his contract. Antonio Brown and Ben Roethlisberger are reportedly feuding, although the Pittsburgh QB tried to play down the rumors in a radio interview on Tuesday.
Alabama beat the Tigers 45-40 in Arizona for the 2015 title after the two teams combined for a 40-point fourth quarter. "I'm sure it'll be a great challenge for us, and I'm sure we'll need to play better than we did today". "For me I've tried to do the best things for my team and ultimately be ready at any moment to play for my team". "Me and Kyler just told each other, 'Great game, '" Tagovailoa said.
Vardy has been rumoured to have strained relations with Leicester manager Claude Puel and was taken off in the defeat by Cardiff last Saturday and said the acrobatic display had not been a spontaneous one. We are playing a lot of games in a row with no times to rest but that is not an excuse when you miss some simple things. Gylfi Sigurdsson came close to equalising shortly after Leicester's goal but his volley off Theo Walcott's headed pass flew narrowly over before both the Icelandic ...
But Guardiola is well aware of the task facing his side, conceding the clash is a "must-win" game for City if they are to stand any chance of defending their crown. Meanwhile, Liverpool have no fresh injury issues and will likely name an unchanged side to the team which walked over Arsenal at the weekend. "City have the capacity and capability to easily put together a run of 15 games unbeaten, and while Liverpool themselves are unbeaten in 20 Premier League matches, it still nags ...
Mauricio Pochettino is expecting a massive test when Tottenham Hotspur face Cardiff City later this evening in a 5.30pm kick-off on New Year's Day. Son made it 3-0 with another stylish finish, the South Korean delaying his shot from Kane's short pass while Morrison dallied before steering an acute-angled drive across Neil Etheridge and into the far bottom corner for his 11th goal of the season, all scored in the last 16 games.
That they did it without Elliott, who led the team in receptions as well as rushing this season, and their two best offensive linemen in Smith and Martin, makes it even more satisfying. So you would think that the New York Giants still had a 50/50 shot to win the ball game. If there's one point to take away from 2018, it's this one.
The coach led the Dolphins to a 10-6 record and a playoff appearance his first year with the club. He was hopeful Ross would understand the impact injuries had on the season, citing the 13 players who ended the year on injured reserve - many being key offensive contributors.
That includes the Winter Classic, Heritage Classic and the Stadium Series. The 90-year-old venue will host the 2020 Winter Classic . "This brings us right back to the heritage of the game and we are so excited to be a part of it again". It is also the 589th meeting between the Blackhawks and Bruins in the regular-season. Teams like the Detroit Red Wings, Chicago Blackhawks , Pittsburgh Penguins, Toronto Maple Leafs, and New York Rangers have been featured various times in the Classic since ...
If Wall does decide to go through with the procedure, he likely would be sidelined six to eight months. The Washington Post first reported that surgery could be necessary. But the Wizards have struggled this season, with the 24th-best record in the 30-team National Basketball Association to this point, and losing Wall would obviously be a significant blow.
He has never worked in an National Football League front office - "I don't have all the answers", he said - and admits there will be a steep learning curve. "So I would say Marvin being done in Cincinnati might be the most surprising thing". Enter Gruden, who praised Mayock for his "people skills" and energy.
According to a source, it was Brown's decision not to practice with his teammates. A source told ESPN that quarterback Ben Roethlisberger was involved in the incident with Brown, but this wasn't a head-to-head clash, and more of Brown flaming up like he has in the past.
Aleksandr Mitrovic has said that Fulham fully deserved today's 1-0 win over Huddersfield, saying that he could quite happily cry tears of joy. It was Fulham's second win in eight games since Ranieri's appointment. That is normal when one man takes a ball, only because he scored the last penalty ( against Manchester United ). But Ranieri introduced Kamara up front with Mitrovic in the second half and he won the penalty he missed when he flicked the ball into the arm of Terriers defender ...
A press conference was held and the rumors were confirmed. He was hired by Cincinnati in January 2003 and went 131-122 at the helm, though he posted a disappointing 0-7 postseason record. "It was a tough moment for both of us", he said. That leaves at least eight teams looking for a new head coach to lead them to the promised land. Rumors of Lewis being fired by the team have been looming for years.
Apparently a 15-point loss at home was the last straw for UCLA and head basketball coach Steve Alford . Alford, who entered the season under some pressure, consistently had deflected questions about his job security over the past week or so.
The primary reason the King gave himself the throne is because he led his home state team to Cleveland's first championship in decades by bringing the Cavs back from a three-games-to-one deficit against the Golden State Warriors . " That one right there made me the greatest player of all time ", James said. "Everyone saw me crying, like that was all for 52 years of everything that sports has gone on in Cleveland".
Williams had her left ankle worked on at the end of the first set but it didn't stop her dominating the second, in which she looked more like the player who has won 23 grand slam singles titles. Federer faced three break points in his first service game, but was near ideal from that point on as he wrapped up the contest in 57 minutes at RAC Arena on Sunday night.
Former Liverpool midfielder Nigel Spackman believes Arsenal are going nowhere unless they invest in their team, after he watched the Reds drub the Gunners 5-1 at Anfield. "What that showed me is we need players, there's three or four players in that starting line-up that should be moved on or farmed out because we need to start to progress".
I work hard on that in training and making those saves is nice but it doesn't mean as much if you let a goal in and it wasn't to be". "We don't have time to prepare in the normal way but that is the schedule and we have to put in our players' minds how important the next game is".
On social media Mrs Paine posted an Instagram story of the 21-year-old global holding one of the couple's children with the caption: "Best babysitter". Attractive town Hobart too. Have you heard the word temporary captain ever. Captain Tim Paine and his Indian counterpart Virat Kohli along with their teammates were spotted at the party hosted by Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
Things are looking up for Roma after a hard start to the season with Bryan Cristante and Cengiz Under sealing a 2-0 win over Parma to move to within two points of the Champions League places. "The team is doing very well, we had an excellent first half to the season, now we have to keep working to ensure we keep this form in the second half of the season", Ronaldo told Sky Sport Italia .
The Islanders won 6-3 over the Ottawa Senators on Friday night in NY and did not hold a morning skate Saturday. The game marked the first for Tavares against the Islanders since he bolted NY to sign with Toronto in free agency on July 1 - a move to the franchise he cheered for growing up in the city's suburbs that gripped the hockey world.
Australia are 2-1 down in the four-Test series and Paine said. Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly rated the current Australian selection process as the "lowest ever" while responding to ex-captain Steve Waugh's predicted playing XI for the fourth and final Test, starting Thursday at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG).
LeBron James' teams had previously lost 13 consecutive games when he wasn't in the lineup before Sunday's win over the Kings. The Lakers' lead lasted only 15 seconds, however, as Hield hit a 3-pointer and the Kings outscored Los Angeles 11-6 over the remainder of the quarter.
Also present were H.E. Homaid Al Shimmari, Deputy CEO and Chief Corporate and Human Capital Officer, Mubadala and H.E. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Hamad Bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi Airports. Anderson was pumped from the beginning and he got me fired up as well. "There are still things that I want to achieve", he said. As a fan, I salute that change.' Djokovic also spoke about his current shape: 'I am playing good tennis in last six months.
They played the Drake Bulldogs in a makeup game that got postponed earlier in the year. It also would finish two tremendous seasons for second-year coach Matt Campbell , who has turned a perennial Big 12 also-ran into a program to be reckoned with.
Cleveland Browns News " According to FanSided sources, the Browns are impressed by Williams' job with the organization but are concerned about his personality in the long term. Mayfield completed 58.3 percent of his passes with eight touchdowns and six interceptions over his first six appearances (five starts); over the final eight games, his completion percentage jumped to 68.4 and his touchdown-to-interceptions were 19-to-8.