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Sports Warner walks off during innings following alleged sledge
Author: 0 Warner walks off during innings following alleged sledge

Warner's action resulted in some confusion given that a batsman walking off the field of play is generally not permitted to return to the crease unless he had previously retired hurt. 'Weirdness in Sydney Grade cricket. David Warner walked off midway into his inning after the alleged sledging took place. Apparently it was because of a sledge.

Sports Stephens win offers lifeline to Osaka at WTA Finals
Author: 0 Stephens win offers lifeline to Osaka at WTA Finals

Open, struggled to contain a tricky opponent who deservedly pocketed his first victory over a top-10 player for four years. With her victory, WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen detailed, "if Bertens defeats Stephens , Bertens qualifies as the group victor, Osaka is eliminated, and Kerber and Stephens will play for the No.2 spot on Friday; if Stephens wins in straight sets, Stephens qualifies; if Bertens wins in straight sets, Bertens qualifies".

Sports Carlo Ancelotti regretful over lat PSG equaliser
Author: 0 Carlo Ancelotti regretful over lat PSG equaliser

Despite the equalizer, PSG star Neymar appeared to be frustrated with the result. Forward Lorenzo Insigne put Napoli ahead in the 29th minute with a cool finish and PSG equalized in the 61st when Napoli defender Mario Rui scored an own goal.

Sports Indian T20I squad to face West Indies and Australia announced
Author: 0 Indian T20I squad to face West Indies and Australia announced

Dhoni has hit two half-centuries and also has 54 catches and 33 stumpings to his name in T20 global cricket. While announcing Dhoni's drop, chief selector MSK Prasad said that he was dropped because they were looking for a second keeper slot and it was not the end for Dhoni.

Sports Pep Guardiola lays down the law to Manchester City’s dropped players
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola lays down the law to Manchester City’s dropped players

It does not give you something. "It was my first defeat here and we realised how strong they are". "But I think all the managers we are happy with our old players, when we can laugh and hug and have a good relation". "I met him at Watford when we played there last season and it was a huge pleasure", Guardiola said. Here you are more comfortable. I am not such a religious guy - I grew up going to church but I don't believe too much - so I don't talk to him [Cruyff], but I always remember.

Sports Timberwolves forward Wiggins questionable for game against Raptors
Author: 0 Timberwolves forward Wiggins questionable for game against Raptors

The talks and the simmers of Jimmy Butler's trade have died down since Butler's fiery explosion at his first practice. They blew out visiting Charlotte on Monday 127-106 - some of the announcers on NBA TV were joking that the Hornets clearly spent too much time in Miami over the weekend (i.e.

Sports Bulls' Dunn out with MCL sprain; backups to vie for job
Author: 0 Bulls' Dunn out with MCL sprain; backups to vie for job

Zach LaVine will see a spike in usage, while Cameron Payne , Ryan Arcidiacono , and Tyler Ulis could all see a minutes boost. Hoiberg said the injury occurred in the second quarter, but Dunn was cleared at that point for the rest of the game .

Sports Hamilton: Still a lot more to achieve in F1
Author: 0 Hamilton: Still a lot more to achieve in F1

Vettel suggested that the recent spins, which all happened while attempting to overtake, could be down to a problem with the auto. "And it's just the result of mistakes, and you're never going to beat Lewis like that, because Lewis doesn't make mistakes".

Sports Stolen base in World Series Game 1 means free tacos for all
Author: 0 Stolen base in World Series Game 1 means free tacos for all

On Tuesday, the first night of the series, the Red Sox's Mookie Betts stole second base. The fast food mega chain has been running the World Series deal for the past 11 years. "I'll let everyone else get it", Holt said. "You'll end up on the toilet all night". ". I apologize to Taco Bell". He then praised rival Chipotle, saying his 2-year-old son loves their bowls, typically of meat, beans and rice.

Sports Pakistan score 155-8 in first T20 against Australia
Author: 0 Pakistan score 155-8 in first T20 against Australia

Nathan Coulter-Nile was the top scorer with 34 runs. Australia's stunning batting collapse at Abu Dhabi in the first T20 worldwide against Pakistan was very similar to that of a "vehicle crashing in a slow motion" according to their skipper Aaron Finch .

Sports Martinez's clutch hit propels Red Sox to 2-0 World Series lead
Author: 0 Martinez's clutch hit propels Red Sox to 2-0 World Series lead

Just like that the Boston Red Sox are two wins away from winning it all again. "This is huge", Price said. Tuesday's game was down 21% in the metered markets from Game 1 of the historic 2016 World Series featuring the Chicago Cubs. Buehler made his first postseason start in Game 3 of the NL Division Series against the Braves in Atlanta. With the bases loaded, Dodgers reliever Ryan Madson was able to limit the damage to a Xander Bogaerts force out scoring Mookie Betts and an RBI ...

Sports Roger Federer reveals long-standing hand injury ahead of Swiss Open
Author: 0 Roger Federer reveals long-standing hand injury ahead of Swiss Open

The top seed seemed in control after winning seven straight games to take the first set and lead by a break in the second. In an all-Australian match-up, Sydney-born qualifier Alexei Popyrin, 19, progressed to the second round when with a superb win over world ranked 39 Matt Ebden 7-6 (7-4) 6-4.

Sports Mourinho Responds To Ibrahimović’s Potential Return To United
Author: 0 Mourinho Responds To Ibrahimović’s Potential Return To United

In contrast, England full-back Luke Shaw and Serbia centre-half Nemanja Matic were both released early from worldwide commitments when it was clear they were not fit. "Now he's going back and to do the work to try and be 100 percent and in this moment he's nearly there because of the team's needs". Despite being unhappy with the injury situation, Mourinho won't panic buy and insists he isn't ready to sign Sweden forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic for a third time.

Sports RB Leipzig 2 Celtic 0: Poor defending costs Bhoys
Author: 0 RB Leipzig 2 Celtic 0: Poor defending costs Bhoys

However, Hartson reckons that the former Liverpool boss will turn down the financial lure of the Premier League in order to help Cletic become the first team to win the Scottish League title ten times in a row, with the Bhoys now having won seven on the trot.

Sports Phil Neville admits he would love Man United to sign Juventus duo
Author: 0 Phil Neville admits he would love Man United to sign Juventus duo

The United board have previously told Mourinho to stop criticising his own players in public, suggest reports . United are unlikely to sanction a break for their £75 million forward as they need him to rediscover his spark on the field and help to reignite their 2018-19 campaign.

Sports Rockets Offering Whopping ‘Renewed Bid’ For Jimmy Butler
Author: 0 Rockets Offering Whopping ‘Renewed Bid’ For Jimmy Butler

The front office has no desire to be just an okay team and plan to throw everything at the Minneosta T-Wolves to acquire Jimmy Butler via trade, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. Despite having a standing trade request, Butler has been putting up his usual strong numbers for the Wolves - 24.8 points, 5.3 rebounds, 3.5 assists and a league-leading 3.8 steals per game.

Sports Lakers hand Nuggets first loss
Author: 0 Lakers hand Nuggets first loss

Walton was furious with the officiating on Monday night after the Lakers dropped a 143-142 overtime loss at home to the San Antonio Spurs . They went into the game focused on reducing their fouling, as well as on defending, rebounding and sharing the ball.

Sports Wozniacki gets 1st win at this year's WTA Finals
Author: 0 Wozniacki gets 1st win at this year's WTA Finals

She asked for a physio midway through the set after experiencing pain in her left knee, before Kvitova, 28, levelled the match in a set in which she secured four breaks of serve. She said: "I just always believe in myself, that I am going to win when I go out on court". Wozniacki, who became the first Danish woman to win a Grand Slam title at this year's Australian Open, is now 1-1, while Kvitova is 0-2.

Sports Lions acquire defensive tackle Damon Harrison from Giants
Author: 0 Lions acquire defensive tackle Damon Harrison from Giants

Harrison was named a first-team All-Pro in 2016 - his first season with the Giants - and is considered one of the NFL's best run-stopping defensive tackles. He began his career with the Jets in 2012 after being undrafted out of William Penn. But, despite what initially looks like a tank job, Giants cornerback B.W.

Sports Rocco Baldelli to become next Twins manager
Author: 0 Rocco Baldelli to become next Twins manager

Baldelli, 37, retired from being a major league player in 2011. The move came as a surprise, in part because Molitor was less than a year removed from winning the Manager of the Year Award. He spent six seasons with the Rays and one with the Boston Red Sox . Minnesota finished second in the American League Central this season with a 74-84 record.

Sports BATE Borisov - Europa League - 25 October 2018
Author: 0 BATE Borisov - Europa League - 25 October 2018

Antonio Conte was forced to use him sparingly as a result, with just two Premier League outings taken in. "I think it will be very hard as this season they've done better away from home". It is not easy for me to change the four defenders, because we have to do a lot of work. Andreas Christensen is set to replace the metronomic Italian and Callum Hudson-Odoi and Ruben Loftus-Cheek could be handed rare starts.

Sports Sign of good luck? A rainbow shines over World Series game
Author: 0 Sign of good luck? A rainbow shines over World Series game

For the uninitiated, the "three true outcomes" are the results of plate appearances which don't put a ball into the field of play: a strikeout, a walk, or a home run. Three of Price's six innings were three-up-and-three-down, including the final two. Ryu nursed a 2-1 lead into the fifth and got two quick outs. Boston's other run came on Kinsler's two-out single in the second.

Sports Mohamed Salah Scores His 50th Goal As Liverpool Win 4-0
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah Scores His 50th Goal As Liverpool Win 4-0

Gullit said: "I think he scuffed it [his shot] a little bit, but a good scuff". But after a hard start, Liverpool clicked into gear in fine fashion, with new signings Fabinho and Xherdan Shaqiri particularly impressive. He just needs to score a few, that's all". Klopp described Shaqiri's touch for Mohamed Salah's first goal of the evening a touch of 'genius' . I am enjoying the football here and you can see that on the pitch.

Sports Visakhapatnam ODI: Hope, Hetmyer hand Windies thrilling tie
Author: 0 Visakhapatnam ODI: Hope, Hetmyer hand Windies thrilling tie

India captain Virat Kohli had earlier stroked his 37th ODI hundred and become the fastest batsman to 10 000 ODI runs, as India recovered from a dodgy start to reach 321 for six off their 50 overs. Leading the side from the front skipper Virat Kohli scored an impressive ton and the deputy Rohit Sharma struck 150 runs with fours and sixes all around the stadium.

Author: 0 Los Angeles Dodgers at Boston Red Sox

Price went six frames, allowing two runs off three hits. Game 2 tonight sees the Red Sox with the hometown advantage again, with the sure to be resetting Dodgers taking the series home Friday to a distinctly warmer climate, in hopefully more ways than one.

Sports Sebastian Vettel - I have no problem admitting to mistakes
Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel - I have no problem admitting to mistakes

Hamilton tried his best with just over two laps left against Verstappen, who had started 18th, and the duo had a terrific scrap for the second place. "Once we had done the stop on [lap] 11, I knew we would be doing two". "I was trying to get close to Kimi but at the same time keeping an eye on Lewis in my mirror".

Sports India announce unchanged 12-member squad for second ODI against West Indies
Author: 0 India announce unchanged 12-member squad for second ODI against West Indies

But with Kohli nearing his 36th ODI century, Rohit toned up his aggression lining up a couple of sixes and fours. "We were able to get Shikhar Dhawan early but at the end of the day both Kohli and Sharma played outstanding innings". Yuzvendra Chahal was the pick of the Indian bowlers with three wickets, while Mohammed Shami and Ravindra Jadeja picked two wickets each. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has confirmed that they have shortlisted the same 12-member squad, as ...

Sports US Open: Stephens Beats Osaka In Singapore
Author: 0 US Open: Stephens Beats Osaka In Singapore

Osaka got her reward though with a break before deflecting another point on her own serve to go up 5-2. Stevens in the first winning match at the Final tournament has not filed a single ACE, made 6 double faults, scored 7 out of 19 break points, made 19 winnersof with 31 unforced the blot.

Sports 76ers vs. Pistons - Game Recap
Author: 0 76ers vs. Pistons - Game Recap

But that was a team effort. With less than a minute left in regulation, Embiid buried a hook shot over Drummond that gave his Sixers a 120-118 lead, flopped like a fish when the Pistons star turned with elbows held high and immediately called for his rival's ejection.

Sports PSV Eindhoven vs. Tottenham live stream
Author: 0 PSV Eindhoven vs. Tottenham live stream

The French World Cup victor was immediately shown a red card, with Spurs manager Mauricio Pocchettino taking off Heung-Min Son for second-choice 'keeper Michel Vorm . Davinson Sanchez thought he had levelled just four minutes later, but his effort was ruled out for offside. While there is certainly a case to be made that the English striker was in no way interfering with play, there is little question that he was in an offside position.

Sports Fabinho tipped to start against Red Star in the Champions League
Author: 0 Fabinho tipped to start against Red Star in the Champions League

A solitary start in a Carabao Cup defeat by Chelsea last month has been the only opportunity that the Brazil midfielder has had to show that he can fit into an upgraded midfield. We know it, we feel it. As the BBC explains, the Serbian champions are banned from selling tickets to their supporters following incidents in the play-off match against RB Salzburg in August.

Sports Blues search range in second period, crush Leafs
Author: 0 Blues search range in second period, crush Leafs

Frederik Andersen stopped 21-of-24 shots as the Leafs lost back-to-back games for the first time this season following five consecutive wins. "There have been some adjustments by our opponents", said Toronto center John Tavares , who finished with two shot attempts.

Sports Denver Broncos Cut Chad Kelly After Bizarre Arrest
Author: 0 Denver Broncos Cut Chad Kelly After Bizarre Arrest

Kelly reportedly dressed as a cowboy, stumbled into someone's house, sat down on their couch, "mumbled incoherently" and then got hit with a vacuum tube. While details remain bare, NFL Network reported that Broncos players were "not happy" with Kelly's behavior at the party. Kelly had attended Von Miller's Halloween party earlier in the evening .

Sports Raiders' Belief In Derek Carr Has 'Deteriorated'
Author: 0 Raiders' Belief In Derek Carr Has 'Deteriorated'

Smith said players are more concerned about winning now than in future years and are wondering how to balance that with the Raiders' trades. "Nobody was happy when we traded Khalil". Whether players will take Smith's advice to sit down with Gruden and express opinions on the team's current path remains to be seen. Smith added that this could be a learning opportunity for the players.