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Sports Tony Finau got the luckiest bounce with a Ryder Cup shot
Author: 0 Tony Finau got the luckiest bounce with a Ryder Cup shot

The United States drew first blood in Friday morning's fourballs as World Number One Dustin Johnson and Rickie Fowler powered to a 4 and 2 victory against Rory McIlroy and Thorbjørn Olesen. Incredible. Europe was in complete control after the 12 hole, but quickly went cold when Koepka and Finau caught fire. Paul Casey and Tyrrell Hatton had looked destined for defeat when Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas raced into a three-hole lead thanks to five birdies in the first seven holes ...

Sports Pressure on both sides of the pond ahead of the Ryder Cup
Author: 0 Pressure on both sides of the pond ahead of the Ryder Cup

Amid tensions caused by Britain's looming departure from the European Union, the captain of Europe's Ryder Cup team said Thursday his players were an example of how the continent "stands as one". "It would be nice for the European team to get off to a good start". The Englishman, 41, was a surprise pick for this morning's fourballs , alongside debutant Tyrrell Hatton, as Europe captain Thomas Bjorn opted to bench Cup stalwarts Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia.

Sports Vikings vs. Rams 2018 Prediction
Author: 0 Vikings vs. Rams 2018 Prediction

The Vikings released a statement on Monday saying they "are now focused on Everson's well-being and providing the appropriate support for him and his family". He expects Cousins and the Vikings to test the backup cornerbacks early. The Rams cruised to a 35-23 victory over the Chargers giving them a 3-0 record on the season.

Sports Brewers clinch 1st playoff spot since 2011, sweep Cards
Author: 0 Brewers clinch 1st playoff spot since 2011, sweep Cards

The Cardinals only run of the game came on Jedd Gyorko's sacrifice fly in the fourth inning. Yet if Milwaukee were to win, the Cubs would officially clinch a spot in the National League playoffs, since the Cardinals would no longer be able to catch them in that race.

Sports Aaron Ramsey's Arsenal contract talks break down
Author: 0 Aaron Ramsey's Arsenal contract talks break down

The Ozil deal, along with the signing of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, has put a strain on Arsenal's wage bill. Ramsey, who is Arsenal's longest serving player and leading active goal scorer, has reportedly been looking for a deal worth in excess of £200,000 a week.

Author: 0 Eden Hazard enjoys being compared with the world’s best players

Jurgen Klopp's side passed their first real test of the season when Liverpool FC were comfortable 2-1 winners against Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley earlier this month. On his winning goal at Anfield, ending Jurgen Klopp's flawless start to the season, Hazard said: "It's one of the most attractive goals I have ever scored".

Sports Pogba stripped of vice-captaincy
Author: 0 Pogba stripped of vice-captaincy

It was reported in the build-up the Red Devils boss had told the World Cup victor in front of the squad he would not captain United again as he did not embody what the club is about. "We are proud that, once again, last season we had more academy graduate minutes on the pitch than any other Premier League club". Woodward was joined on the 25-minute call by group managing director Richard Arnold and two other senior executives to run through everything from new sponsorship deals - ...

Sports Kings, Suns Willing to Help Facilitate Jimmy Butler Trade
Author: 0 Kings, Suns Willing to Help Facilitate Jimmy Butler Trade

If Butler doesn't move and enters free-agency next summer, the Clippers could pitch him the idea of joining forces with Kawhi Leonard . Woj reported last week that the idea of joining Leonard in Los Angeles intrigued Butler . The Wolves are unlikely to get back anything close to Butler's value, especially if they are forced to deal with one of the teams that the forward has said he'll sign an extension with.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo free to face Manchester United in Champions League

The European giants last hosted a major tournament in 2006, when they welcomed the world to the FIFA World Cup, and last hosted the European Championship in 1988, when the Netherlands won the trophy. VAR will also feature in the finals of Euro 2020 and at the 2019 UEFA Super Cup. In English football , Premier League clubs voted against using VAR in 2018-19, with trials extended for another year, but it will continue to feature in the EFL Cup and FA Cup this season.

Sports Klopp Reveals What He Said To Shaqiri After Chelsea Defeat
Author: 0 Klopp Reveals What He Said To Shaqiri After Chelsea Defeat

Liverpool are in the midst of a hard stretch of games which has seen them beat Tottenham Hotspur, Paris Saint-German and Southampton so far, but after the two Chelsea games they will travel to Napoli in the Champions League before hosting Manchester City in a huge Premier League clash.

Sports Liverpool 1 Chelsea 2: Magical Hazard condemns Reds to first defeat
Author: 0 Liverpool 1 Chelsea 2: Magical Hazard condemns Reds to first defeat

Chelsea superstar Eden Hazard has jokingly revealed the real motivation behind his stunning solo match victor in the Carabao Cup third round against Liverpool this week, suggesting he scored it so that a nervous N'Golo Kante wouldn't have to take a penalty in a potential shootout.

Sports Rishard Matthews Asks Titans For Release
Author: 0 Rishard Matthews Asks Titans For Release

Matthews caught 118 passes for 1,740 yards over the last two season along with 13 touchdowns. He was effective again a year ago, posting 745 yards and four touchdowns while helping Tennessee reach the playoffs. "He felt differently", Robinson said. Robinson said he doesn't plan to add a receiver immediately but noted that could change down the line. He said the team is still evaluating whether it needs an extra receiver in what's now a five-receiver group.

Sports Hannah Storm, Andrea Kremer to call National Football League games on Amazon
Author: 0 Hannah Storm, Andrea Kremer to call National Football League games on Amazon

The duo will call this Thursday night's Minnesota Vikings-Los Angeles Rams matchup. Greg Hart, Vice President of Prime Video , noted that the two women will become the first female duo to ever call an National Football League game. "With decades of experience as storytellers, we will be bringing a different voice and viewpoint to covering the game of football". Sports fans are likely familiar with Kremer and Storm, as both boast impressive broadcasting resumes.

Sports Flyers forward Jori Lehtera questioned about Finnish cocaine ring
Author: 0 Flyers forward Jori Lehtera questioned about Finnish cocaine ring

According to the report, 23 people are listed as suspects, with seven now in police custody, after arrests were made over the summer at Lehtera's lake cottage in Tampere. Lehtera, 30, is entering the final year of his contract with the Flyers and is due to make around $5 million. Lehtera, who started his National Hockey League career with the St.

Author: 0 Emery 'very happy' with Welbeck after match-winning brace for Arsenal

Henrik Dalsgaard gave the Bees the lead after scoring in the first 44 seconds of the match, but the squad struggled to create scoring chances later in the match. The Gunners have made a promising start to the Premier League season despite a hard opening two fixtures under Arsene Wenger's replacement. Emery has made as many as nine changes to the side that beat Everton this past weekend for the Carabao Cup clash.

Sports 3 strong reasons why Eden Hazard is better than Neymar
Author: 0 3 strong reasons why Eden Hazard is better than Neymar

I like to read good articles and a passionate football fan. The strike was his seventh in eight Chelsea appearances so far, prompting assistant Gianfranco Zola to reiterate that Hazard can reach a new level of attacking efficiency under Sarri, who earlier this month set the Belgian a target of scoring 40 goals this season .

Sports Andy Murray battles past Zhang Zhizhen in first round of Shenzhen Open
Author: 0 Andy Murray battles past Zhang Zhizhen in first round of Shenzhen Open

Murray will meet David Goffin next, the first time in two years the pair have gone head-to-head, with the three-time grand slam victor enjoying a 5-0 record over the Shenzhen top seed. Shenzhen has some significance for Zhang - he won his ATP World Tour debut as a qualifier in 2015, and he has been mainly playing the Challenger circuit this year, with a smattering of Futures events.

Sports Arsenal contract talks with Aaron Ramsey break down
Author: 0 Arsenal contract talks with Aaron Ramsey break down

Ramsey's current deal in North London reaches its expiration date at the end of the season, leaving Arsenal with the choice of cashing in on their midfielder or allowing him to walk away for free next summer. As things stand Ramsey, who joined Arsenal from Cardiff City in a £4.8m deal a decade ago, will have the option of signing a pre-contract agreement with a foreign club from January 1.

Sports Panthers players react to team signing Eric Reid
Author: 0 Panthers players react to team signing Eric Reid

Smith, who has has defended the right of players to protest, called the 26-year-old Reid a "great leader" and one of the "best men that I know". "Eric has been a starting safety in the National Football League and has played at a high level throughout his career", general manager Marty Hurney said in a statement.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo to serve one-game Champions League ban

Cristiano Ronaldo will serve only a mandatory one-game ban for his first-ever red card in the Champions League . The 33-year-old left the pitch in tears, as he was inconsolable following his first red card in the competition. It means Ronaldo will miss the visit of Young Boys on October 2 but have the opportunity to return to Old Trafford for the clash with United on October 23.

Sports Cincinnati Bengals: 3 Takeaways from Week 3 loss vs. Panthers
Author: 0 Cincinnati Bengals: 3 Takeaways from Week 3 loss vs. Panthers

McCaffrey said the labels "definitely" bother him, but has learned to deal with them. The Panthers later sealed the game when they kicked a field goal to go up by 10 points. Newton enters Sunday with a 66-50-1 career record and is one of four Panthers' quarterbacks with 20 or more victories; Jake Delhomme (58-40 from 2003 to 2009), Steve Beuerlein (23-28 from 1996 to 2000) and Kerry Collins (22-21 from 1995 to 1998) are the others.

Author: 0 Five reasons Liverpool will tear apart Chelsea on Saturday

But instead it was Hazard who showed his class to strike the victor as he danced past five Liverpool challenges before crashing a rising shot into the far corner for his sixth goal of the season. The Blues face Liverpool in the Premier League on Saturday but Maurizio Sarri could be without his two players for an all-important clash. Hazard told Sky Sports , adding to Chelsea TV that the goal was up there as one of his best ever.

Sports Germany confirmed as host for Euro 2024
Author: 0 Germany confirmed as host for Euro 2024

After announcing the victor, he added: "The procedure was transparent". Former Germany captain Philipp Lahm, who led the country's campaign as the DFB's ambassador, has been named head of the organising committee. Turkey is preparing for the tournament with modern stadiums, high-tech buildings and catering to the many other needs of contemporary football. The country's poor human-rights record was also flagged up by a UEFA evaluation report .

Sports Harrison says Bell should report, then fake injuries
Author: 0 Harrison says Bell should report, then fake injuries

The former Steelers linebacker appeared on FS1 to discuss Bell's holdout situation with the team, and he suggested that the 26-year-old running back should return to the team to collect his paycheck , but fake an injury to avoid games and the risk of being hurt.

Sports Falcons S Allen out for season with knee injury
Author: 0 Falcons S Allen out for season with knee injury

Allen is the third Falcons defensive starter to go on injured reserve so far this season. He had 17 total tackles and one interception this year, and he has seven interceptions for his career. That's a hard sell before Sunday's game against the Bengals, given how important Allen is to the Falcons' injury-ravaged defense. "Yes, Thomas and I discussed that, and we'll continue to discuss that afterward", Quinn said, per the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Sports Players turn on Jose Mourinho after public shaming of Man Utd star
Author: 0 Players turn on Jose Mourinho after public shaming of Man Utd star

The top officials at the Mancunian outfit are aware of this depressed mood in the dressing room, but they continue to believe that Jose can successfully turn things around and get the team back on track nonetheless, despite the equation between the manager and his players being evidently uneasy since pre-season.

Sports Carlos Queiroz Votes for Modric over Ronaldo
Author: 0 Carlos Queiroz Votes for Modric over Ronaldo

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde believes his player Lionel Messi should have won FIFA's "The Best" award and not Real Madrid's Luka Modric . Brazilian Marta clinched the Women's Best Player award for a record sixth time, while Reynald Pedros claimed the Best Women's Coach award for winning the Champions League with Lyon.

Sports Germany worldwide sends message to Phil Foden after first Man City goal
Author: 0 Germany worldwide sends message to Phil Foden after first Man City goal

The 18-year-old was involved in Gabriel Jesus' headed opener and later sent Riyad Mahrez clear on goal for City's second with a glorious pass before capping a star showing with an injury-time strike. "Possibly I need to improve in not giving as many balls away, but that happens when you play". While Pep Guardiola played down the likeness, Foden has always been hailed as the "Stockport Iniesta" by fans and while the 18-year-old insists he is pleased to have been given the nickname, ...

Sports Carabao Cup Report: Arsenal v Brentford 26 September 2018
Author: 0 Carabao Cup Report: Arsenal v Brentford 26 September 2018

Danny Welbeck is working with this commitment and when he is playing also with a performance like today, and I think he's helping the team and we want this. I know they are in the previous year of their contract with the team, and they are working and speaking with the club. "When I'm looking back [on the bench] I want to see a good player looking forward to help in the game for us".

Sports Grealish Set For New Aston Villa Deal
Author: 0 Grealish Set For New Aston Villa Deal

However it's expected a clause allowing him to leave next summer if Villa are not promoted will also be included in his new terms. Either way, this is a big boost for Villa after a shaky start to the 2018-19 campaign in England's second tier.

Author: 0 Carabao Cup: Liverpool's Klopp unhappy with VAR v Chelsea

The Reds remain undefeated and have strung together seven straight wins to start the season in all competitions. Emerson Palmieri levelled after Daniel Sturridge gave Liverpool the lead in the 58th minute before Hazard's mesmerising victor in the 85th minute.

Sports Titans plan to start Blaine Gabbert against Jaguars
Author: 0 Titans plan to start Blaine Gabbert against Jaguars

Gabbert walked off the field under his own power and went inside the medical tent for treatment. Gabbert took over for Mariota in the 27-20 loss to the Dolphins in Week 1, then led the Titans to a 20-17 win over the Texans. Cann. "I just wanted to be aggressive early and had the look". The second-year running back missed last week's win against the New England Patriots due to a hamstring injury.

Sports Eden Hazard the hero vs Liverpool Spurs Arsenal advance in Carabao Cup
Author: 0 Eden Hazard the hero vs Liverpool Spurs Arsenal advance in Carabao Cup

Former Chelsea striker Daniel Sturridge , who had earlier missed an open goal , put Liverpool in front in the 58th minute with an acrobatic volley after Willy Caballero parried out Naby Keita's drive. We have to take it. 'Yes, of course we could have defended better. "We knew how Chelsea wanted to play but we gave them too much space and weren't compact enough".