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Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 WC: Bronze for Brazil


Mali found their feet as Brazil's hunger for a goal seemed satiated by the string of half-efforts. This is the second time that Brazil finished second in the tournament. In the 38th minute, Jiddou let go an outstanding piledriver which was acrobatically tipped over by Brazao. Brazil coach Carlos Amadeu would go conservative with his substitutions, both done close to the hour-mark, by bringing on defender Rodrigo Guth and midfielder Rodrigo Nestor to replace Victor Bobsin and Alan, ... Read More »

Wenger gives update on Kolasinac's injury after Swansea win

It was exactly six minutes after the interval that Kolasinac equalised for the Gunners, before assisting Ramsey seven minutes later to grab the victor. "At half time I was a little anxious and I knew that Swansea had conceded only one away goal", he said. 'We started from deep but have recovered and I think there is more to come'. Read More »

Florida administrators discussing if they can fire McElwain


However, the Gators are now 3-4, so if something doesn't change soon, Mac will indeed be looking for a new job soon, whether it happens on Sunday or not. "It doesn't make it right to air that laundry, and yet at the same time they've got total, total support". McElwain is 22-12 in three seasons as the Florida's head coach. Read More »

West Ham dealt double-injury blow ahead of Crystal Palace clash


Nevertheless, Bilic can call upon Andre Ayew to start against the Eagles, and based on the midweek performance of the Ghana global, an inclusion in weekend's starting XI will be a flawless reward. I don't think that the play of the first half, where I don't think we were anywhere near as good as we were in the second half, merited that we went in two goals to nil down. Read More »

The Elated Irish Sporting Reaction To Katie Taylor's World Title Win


Sanchez was in obvious agony as she knelt on the canvas listening to the referee's count, but she bravely climbed to her feet. She had lost on their two previous trips to Europe and even though she was a more experienced fighter at pro level than Taylor , she hadn't met a boxer of comparable class in her previous 19 contests. Read More »

Astros' Yuli Gurriel makes racist gesture after hitting World Series home run


He will miss the first five games of next season, making him free to participate in the rest of the World Series . Darvish played professionally in Japan from 2005 to 2011 before joining the Texas Rangers in 2012. Game 4 of the World Series is set for 8:20 p.m. ET Saturday night. I didn't want to offend anybody in Japan. He added that Gurriel will learn from his mistake, but hopes people can stay positive and move forward. Read More »

West Virginia to play Baylor on Thursday night in 2018


According to oddsmakers from online sports book, the Cowboys are now 7.5-point road favorites to beat the Mountaineers, who opened as 6-point underdogs . The fumble recovery would be short lived however as Grier's pass on the following play would be intercepted by Ramon Richards. Rudolph , the school's career passing leader, is averaging 379 passing yards. Read More »

Pedrosa takes pole for Malaysia MotoGP


Following a poor outing for Ducati last weekend at Phillip Island, Marquez can wrap up the championship with a round to spare in Sepang with a top-two finish. "Also, and more importantly, different bikes (will be fighting) so different way of going into corners and in the strategy in the race. It?s a nice feeling because I usually struggle in qualifying, but the track improved a lot with todays sunny conditions, offering good grip", Pedrosa said. Read More »

Historic Win For Wonderful Winx


Winx has been priced at $3.50 to come back and do what no other horse has ever done and win a fourth Cox Plate. "It was close, as you would expect in a Cox Plate", he said. "She will be recognised as one of the greatest horses to grace the Australian turf and to be a part of her career, I can't explain how much that means". Read More »

Thunder charter plane dented en route to Chicago, lands safely

The Oklahoma City Thunder had a bit of a scare on their flight to Chicago early Saturday. Carmelo Anthony posted an image of the dented plane with the caption, "What could we have possibly hit in the SKY at this time of night?" Baffled center Steven Adams even took to Twitter to ask NASA, television personality and engineer Bill Nye, and renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson: " What caused this? ". Read More »

Technical Scrutiny: The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT), Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)


During the same quarter a year ago, the company posted $0.99 earnings per share. Prudential Financial Inc. lifted its stake in shares of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber by 47.0% during the 2nd quarter. While looking at the Stock's Performance, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company now shows a Weekly Performance of 0.21%, where Monthly Performance is 1.14%, Quarterly performance is 3.57%, 6 Months performance is -7.07% and yearly performance percentage is 7.88%. Read More »

Tottenham striker Harry Kane out of Manchester United game with hamstring injury


Manchester United will host Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on Saturday (28/10/2017) night local time. Always it's a problem - to play them more or less. "It's a situation we worked a lot on during pre-season and the players have the capacity to adapt to one shape or another, but first we need to assess the players and then try to take the best decision and be competitive". Read More »

Ricciardo quickest in tightly-contested second Mexico F1 practice


Hamilton, who needs a top five finish on Sunday to clinch his fourth drivers world title, was outpaced earlier in the morning s opening free practice session by his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas . The circuit continued to catch many drivers out and Carlos Sainz of Renault, Canadian teenager Lance Stroll of Williams and new boy Brendon Hartley of Toro Rosso all experienced spins and recovered. Read More »

Kentucky Judge Who Refused To Hear Gay Adoption Cases Resigns


Nance's refusal to hear gay adoption cases is reminiscent of another recent controversy in Kentucky. Nance's attorneys said in a response that Nance has submitted his resignation effective December 16, so the charges are moot. The commission concluded that Nance violated those provisions, as well as other rules requiring judges to promote public confidence in the judiciary and hear all cases assigned to them. Read More »

Roger Federer fights back for semi-final spot at Swiss Indoors Basel

But the reaction from me was really important". However, the 19-time grand slam champion rallied to triumph 4-6 6-1 6-3 and set up a last-four tie against either David Goffin or Jack Sock. "I got a good start, got rolling". "I did well. I played better than yesterday and tomorrow I need to improve a little bit more", Del Potro said. I speak a lot about fitness with my team. Read More »

Sindhu, Srikanth win, Yamaguchi beats Saina


Second round: Sindhu bt Sayaka Takahashi (Jpn) 21-14, 21-13. It was their fifth meeting, and the win helped Sindhu take a 3-2 lead in the career head-to-head count. Much was expected of Saina in her "grudge match" against Yamaguchi. The Indian badminton Champion K. Srikanth, who was crowned Denmark Open champion last week, defeated Wong Wing Ki Vincent in straight game with 21-19 21-17 in a 37-minute match. Read More »

Ndamukong Suh Put His Hands Around Ryan Mallett's Throat


Ndamukong Suh loves to mix it up. Sug was flagged for a personal foul and for running unimpeded to the quarterback, while Hayes was also given a personal foul penalty. Mallett then got facemask-to-facemask with Suh, and the defensive tackle grabbed the quarterback by the throat and shoved him backward. Instead, the league has decided that Suh won't punished for the incident. Read More »

Defender swap deal touted between Man United and Tottenham


However, Mourinho insisted that he ultimately ended up with the player he wanted anyway - his former Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic, who signed in July. Luke Shaw was just honest. After they face United, Spurs play host to Real Madrid in the Champions League, with the outcome of that fixture liable to determine which club finishes top of their group. Read More »

Formula One: Max Verstappen apologises for Austin outburst


So it's only when it's absolutely clear that [he gained an advantage] that the stewards need to get involved. Verstappen, who recently committed his future to Red Bull until the end of 2020, goes into this weekend's Mexican race sixth in the driver standings. Read More »

Man City the ´best team in Europe´, says Pulis


Jay Rodriguez could and maybe should have scored just after the break but, otherwise, West Brom failed to produce many chances of note from the game. Paddy Power offer 9/5 (2.80 ) that City win by at least three clear goals; it is a selection that would have paid dividends in five of the last six league matches that Guardiola's team have played and the 9/5 (2 .80) quote could offer good value for punters once again ahead of Saturday's showdown. Read More »