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Gareth Southgate Hands Out Surprising First England Call-Ups To Three Players


I know what Chris... "We've got to make decisions on players that we believe we can play, whether it is now or later, at the highest possible level and be successful". I'm pleased to work with him again. "I did have a conversation with Arsene about him on Saturday because we think his ability is that of a top player but for him it's just about game time". Read More »

Luck's season over - Colts

Luck has been dealing with a shoulder injury, undergoing surgery in January and not playing in any games this season. Andrew Luck's 2017 season is officially over. ET. "We want the kid healthy", Pagano continued. He wants to be out there with his teammates badly. "The question is how severe was the injury, how much surgery was required and what type of surgery was required". Read More »

Gordon Hayward Speaks Out For First Time Since Injury


Gordon Hayward is reliving the night where his ankle snapped on the court. and says seeing his parents' reaction - especially his mom's - might've been the hardest part of the ordeal. As for the mental aspect: Hayward has received plenty of support , most notably from All-Star Paul George, who suffered a similar serious injury in 2014 and reached out to Hayward right after the Celtics forward went down. Read More »

Militants attack CRPF convoy in Anantnag, 4 injured


The injured are being treated at SDH Anantnag . The terrorists managed to escape, but the area has been cordoned off and a search operation to track them down is underway, the police said. Meanwhile, militant group Lashkar-e-Toiba claimed responsibility of the attack. "Reinforcements have been sent to nab the attackers", said a police official. Read More »

Papa John's blames the National Football League for slicing sales!


The NFL may be part of the problems Papa John's faces, but it's far from the only one. Schnatter, also known as Mr. Papa John , jumped on a conference call Wednesday with investors and he wasn't shy about who he thinks is at fault. "Good or bad, leadership starts at the top and this is an example of poor leadership ", Schnatter said in prepared remarks clearly aimed at Goodell. Read More »

Abraham, Gomez, Loftus-Cheek get England call-ups


Joe Gomez has enjoyed regular action for Liverpool in both the league and Champions League and has been rewarded for a string of solid performances with his first full worldwide call-up. There is also a first England Under-21 call-up for Chelsea defender Jake Clarke-Salter. But England manager Gareth Southgate has chose to hand Abraham is first call-up for the double header friendlies. Read More »

LeBron James opens up on Cavs' team meeting, early struggles


Despite all that, the Cavs were down just seven heading into the final period. Still, the Pacers are one of the most pleasant surprises early in the season, and four wins in seven games are surely better than many anticipated. Derrick Rose returned to the floor against his former team after missing four games due to a left ankle injury and scored 15 points in 31 minutes. "We just didn't get there at the end". Read More »

Astros' Carlos Correa proposes to girlfriend right after winning World Series


He is an MVP-Candidate after batting.315 with 24 home runs and 84 RBI's in the regular season, although he could lose that title to teammate 2B Jose Altuve . " Daniella Rodriguez , will you marry me?" he asked. - After the Astros won the World Series Wednesday night, Sports Illustrated took credit for predicting the win with an eerie 2014 cover. Read More »

'Thank You Nehraji', says India after pacer bids adieu


Veteran Indian pacer Ashish Nehra played his final global cricket match at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium in Delhi on Wednesday. Talking on the picture and why it went viral, Nehra had told Hindustan Times, "I'm not on social media but that picture has become popular now because where Virat Kohli is today". Read More »

No curfews on players on Ashes tour despite Stokes incident


Bayliss said the squad had set some standards for the tour after the Stokes episode, describing it as a "wake-up call" for everyone. The decision comes as a way to avoid further incidents such as that of Ben Stokes , in which the all-rounder was arrested after a bust-up outside a pub. Read More »

Victor Lindelof On Bench - Manchester United Team vs Benfica Confirmed


It's been two weeks since Benfica goalkeeper Mile Svilar made Champions League history by becoming the youngest goalkeeper to ever play in the competition, breaking Iker Casillas's record at the tender age of 18 years and 52 days. Benfica did however manage to improve from the reverse game. However, United sealed the game on 78 minutes when Marcus Rashford was fouled by Samaris in the area moments after coming off the bench to replace Martial and Blind stepped up to convert the penalty. Read More »

All Blacks kick off 2019 Rugby World Cup against Springboks


The winners of Pool A face the Pool B runners-up at the Tokyo Stadium on 19 October while the second-placed side in Pool A will face the Pool B winners at the same stadium the following day. The final will be on November 2 in Yokohama. The Japan Rugby 2019 organising committee will also announce details of the tournament's ticketing programme. Read More »

Nawaz Sharif receives NAB court summons at Punjab House


Earlier, it was reported that NAB officials would serve the summons as soon as Nawaz disembarks at the airport but it was reported that DG NAB Rawalpindi Nasir Iqbal instructed his team not to go to the airport and instead serve the summons at Punjab House. Read More »

Conor McGregor Won't Return To UFC Without Promoter's Stake

Maybe, though. Who knows, we'll see". The current UFC lightweight champion addressed the use of the slur during an appearance on the Irish television show "The Late Late Show". "But the next fight will be to defend my UFC lightweight belt". There's a couple of opponents, of course, different sports now in play with the boxing game also clawing to get me in. Read More »

Important Analyst's Ratings to Watch: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (MPC)


As higher figure of institutional mostly indicates intentions of capital gain, which is suitable for passive investors as well stocks with a large amount of institutional ownership are often looked upon favorably. The shares were purchased at an average price of $53.02. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is available through this link . Read More »

National Football League 'conditionally' reinstates former Baylor WR Josh Gordon

Gordon had 87 catches for 1,646 yards and nine touchdowns with the Browns and seemed on his way to becoming one of the league's stars at the position. The Browns are on their bye week and do not play another game until November 12, when they hit the road to play the Detroit Lions. A number of failed drug tests cost him the entire 2015 season... Read More »

Simon Grayson was sacked five minutes after Sunderland's draw with Bolton


The 47-year-old took over at the Black Cats at the start of the season following their relegation from the Premier League under David Moyes but managed just one win in his first 15 league games in charge. There is no doubt that Grayson had to be dismissed as the club can not afford back-to-back relegations. Hull City's miserable recent run continued with a 3-1 home defeat against Middlesbrough , while Sheffield Wednesday returned to winning ways with a 2-1 victory over Millwall . Read More »

College Football Playoff title game sites for 2021-24 revealed


Fans of top programs around the country can start adding to their future plans with the college football national championship game locations announced through 2024. In addition to the newly announced locations, this season's 2018 game will take place at the brand new Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, the 2019 game will be played in Santa Clara, Calif., at Levi's Stadium, and the 2020 game will be played at the SuperDome in New Orleans. Read More »

Three SEC teams ranked in preseason college basketball AP Poll

The Wildcats did not receive any first-place votes. Purdue is the fourth team from the Big Ten to be ranked in the preseason poll. They return all five starters from past year, and add freshman guards Isaiah Washington and Jamir Harris. 1. Kentucky rounded out the top 5, followed by Villanova, Wichita State and Florida. It marks the 39th straight week that Purdue has been ranked in the Associated Press Top 25 poll , now the sixth-longest streak in the country. Read More »

Papa John's says anthem protests are hurting deal with NFL


During a quarterly conference call, Papa John's CEO John Schnatter said that the protest should have "nipped in the bud" a year and a half ago. The company said it has taken a lot of its National Football League advertising off the air, executives told ESPN . Read More »

Nadal 'never dreamed' of year-end top spot


Nadal, 31, becomes the first man over 30 to finish a season at the top in ATP history (since 1973), with the caveat that some tennis historians debate the early days of the less precise computer rankings. Having sat out last week's event in Basel to rest his knees after a successful hard-court season, he put in a patchy performance. Rolex Paris Masters against Chung as if he had won a grand slam tournament, but not far. Read More »

Shocking! Sri Lankan skipper claims that he used witchcraft to defeat Pakistan


Using witchcraft has been a normal practice in Sri Lanka, where many politicians and celebrities often look to witchcraft or astrology to enhance fortunes. Kardar national school championship at the Gaddafi Stadium. Speaking to reporters on landing on home soil, the Sri Lankan captain in a weird acceptance said that without the help of a sorcerer, his team can not have success. Read More »

KZN is ready to host Rugby World Cup 2023


The Rugby World Cup Limited (RWCL) Board has unanimously recommended to the World Rugby Council the selection of South Africa as Rugby World Cup 2023 host. "But we can not falter just short of the finishing line and we need to send a clear message to the World Rugby Council that South Africa is ready and excited to host the most memorable Rugby World Cup tournament there has ever been". Read More »