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Sports Fernando Alonso 'thankful' to Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel for 'improvised' send-off
Author: 0 Fernando Alonso 'thankful' to Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel for 'improvised' send-off

Asked if he might be back in Formula One as early as 2019 pre-season testing to help McLaren develop its new auto, Alonso added: "I don't know exactly what I will do next year, what the implication or the role will be". " Fernando is a true legend". Some observers will have smiled at seeing him hit with three penalty points on his licence - for cutting the track in his final race - and collecting three five-second time penalties in the race as he battled to win a point.

Sports Canada beats Hong Kong to secure last Rugby World Cup place
Author: 0 Canada beats Hong Kong to secure last Rugby World Cup place

Hong Kong knew the size of the task facing them, needing not only to beat Canada with a bonus point but also deny the Canucks a bonus point, and would have drawn confidence from the way they drove the North Americans back in the game's first scrum near halfway.

Sports Coric gives Croatia flawless start in Davis Cup final
Author: 0 Coric gives Croatia flawless start in Davis Cup final

Yannick Noah, who will sign off from a third stint as French captain after the final , had no complaints, saying his team had simply been outplayed. We did not even see the finishing line. The 22-year-old Coric needed a brief medical time-out when he led 4-3 in the third set but returned to complete a convincing win and put Croatia in front.

Sports Copa Libertadores final postponed once again
Author: 0 Copa Libertadores final postponed once again

Boca's request for the latest postponement centred on a desire for the showpiece continental decider to be played "under equal conditions" following the "acts of violence" that were witnessed on Sunday. Boca captain Pablo Perez and teenager Gonzalo Lamardo were taken to nearby hospitals, where fans gathered in support. Footage, apparently from inside the Boca dressing room, showed the players groggy and disorientated.

Author: 0 Coric gives Croatia perfect start in Davis Cup final

History also plays in their favor: Not since Australia in 1939 has any team recovered from a 2-0 deficit in a final. Still, their spirit is not on a very high level, with Richard Gasquet withdrawing after an injury, Gael Monfils who is not in a good relationship with Federation and Gilles Simon who is not on the same side with the captain Yannick Noah.

Sports 49ers LB Reuben Foster Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge
Author: 0 49ers LB Reuben Foster Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge

The NFL team is staying at the hotel ahead of its game against the Bucs on Sunday. The victim told police that during a verbal altercation with Foster, he slapped her phone out of her hand, pushed her in the chest area and slapped her with an open hand on the right side of her face.

Sports Ohio State beats MI 62-39
Author: 0 Ohio State beats MI 62-39

MI senior Chase Winovich had dubbed the Wolverines' run their "Revenge Tour", which included several notable victories. This year, MI will be looking to do something it hasn't done since the year 2000 when Urban Meyer was a wide receivers coach at Notre Dame and Jim Harbaugh was still playing quarterback for the San Diego Chargers: win a game in Columbus.

Sports Ocon to become Mercedes test driver next season
Author: 0 Ocon to become Mercedes test driver next season

Verstappen saw his chance of back-to-back race wins disappear as a result, and he let his frustrations out at the conclusion of the race - actions which saw him ordered to do two days of public service by the FIA. Although Ocon breached race etiquette as a back-marker by not moving aside for the leader, Verstappen seemed equally upset by the Force India driver's comments.

Sports Kevin Faulk of LSU involved in skirmish after Texas A&M game
Author: 0 Kevin Faulk of LSU involved in skirmish after Texas A&M game

While both Joe Burrow and Kellen Mond have had impressive performances throughout this game, their abilities both as passers and runners were on full display in overtime . You can catch the end of the Aggies and Tigers on SEC Network. Mond found Davis on a 19-yard touchdown pass on the last play of regulation to send it to OT.

Sports Oklahoma outlasts West Virginia to advance to Big 12 championship
Author: 0 Oklahoma outlasts West Virginia to advance to Big 12 championship

Murray seals Oklahoma's trip to the Big 12 championship game vs. Texas with a crucial 4th down conversion to CeeDee Lamb . "They got two defensive touchdowns, which was huge". And then, also thinking, if for some reason we don't get it, we've got some timeouts to use. It's safe to say there will be more points scored this time.

Sports Cheika denies Wallabies are in disarray
Author: 0 Cheika denies Wallabies are in disarray

According to a report in Australia's Daily Telegraph , both players were sanctioned after the leadership group consisting of Michael Hooper , David Pocock , Allan Alaalatoa , Samu Kerevi and Nick Phipps , made a decision to raise the issue.

Sports Real Madrid are eyeing an invasion of the Premier League
Author: 0 Real Madrid are eyeing an invasion of the Premier League

He has managed more efforts for his country , with the target found three times for England - although he did draw a blank during the recent worldwide break during outings against the United States and Croatia. Solari is known to be a huge admirer of the English striker, whose representatives have now been approached by Real Madrid . Rashford is concerned about his development under Mourinho and though he's never wanted to leave Old Trafford he feels he has no option but to consider his ...

Sports India vs Australia 3rd T20I: Everything you want to know
Author: 0 India vs Australia 3rd T20I: Everything you want to know

Virat Kohli-led Team India will aim to extend their unbeaten run in the T20 worldwide series to 10 when they take on troubled Australian side on Sunday for the last match of three-match T20I series on Sunday, 25 November. India: Virat Kohli (capt), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma , KL Rahul, Manish Pandey, Shreyas Iyer, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Rishabh Pant, Krunal Pandya , Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah , Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Khaleel Ahmed, Washington Sundar.

Sports England, South Korea, Australia tied for lead at World Cup
Author: 0 England, South Korea, Australia tied for lead at World Cup

Cameron Smith birdied the 18th to give Australia a share of the lead with England and South Korea on the opening day of the golf World Cup on Thursday. In the team format there are no official individual scores, but Smith was credited with a 10-under par 62 with eight birdies and an eagle. They then picked up further shots at the tenth, 13th and 14th but four pars to close with wasn't what they would have been looking for as they played their own ball for the opening circuit.

Sports Haas:
Author: 0 Haas: "We are seeking equality for all teams"

Force India became a new team , "Racing Point Force India ", at that event but kept the same vehicle, staff and driver line-up as "Sahara Force India ", which had gone into administration over the summer. That is the only thing we are seeking. "But we didn't get neither a good or bad answer, we didn't get any answer". We are not making progress at the moment.

Sports Lahiri, Bhullar Slip on Third Day at World Cup
Author: 0 Lahiri, Bhullar Slip on Third Day at World Cup

On a calm day at Melbourne's Metropolitan Golf Club, Pieters and Detry secured a five-shot lead over Mexican duo Roberto Diaz and last week's Australian Open victor Abraham Ancer (65), as well as Korea (68) and Italy (66). "It was a long back nine" Pieters said while surrounded by family, friends and fans, some with Belgian flags stuck on their heads, just off the 18th green.

Sports Late goal extends Barca's unbeaten streak against Atletico
Author: 0 Late goal extends Barca's unbeaten streak against Atletico

The first half was not a classic. Thomas Lemar fired an early effort off target but Barca had to wait until the 40th minute for their first shot, Lionel Messi blazing a free-kick over the crossbar after Lucas fouled him. For most of the game Griezmann was Atletico's most likely source of a goal , with the France worldwide and Ballon d'Or candidate clearly pumped up to impress in the first game since his infamous "decision" not to join Barcelona last summer.

Sports England tie themselves in knots over rainbow laces
Author: 0 England tie themselves in knots over rainbow laces

The RFU has an overarching Rainbow Laces campaign running throughout the weekend and England scrum coach Neal Hatley said it would be up to their players as individuals whether they wanted to follow suit. The All Blacks are the latest global team to announce they will be wearing rainbow coloured laces this weekend in support of the LGBT community and former Wales captain Gareth Thomas .

Sports Ohio State Drops in Coaches Poll Following Close Win at Maryland
Author: 0 Ohio State Drops in Coaches Poll Following Close Win at Maryland

Also seen is Maryland offensive lineman Sean Christie (70). It's the first time it's been an underdog in any form since the 2014 National Championship against OR, snapping a streak of 51 games as the favorite. "Let's go back to work and get ready for next week". The Buckeyes never led until overtime against the upstart Terrapins (5-6, 3-5). We have good players who really care and good coaches.

Sports LeBron James On Lonzo Ball: He's Still Learning
Author: 0 LeBron James On Lonzo Ball: He's Still Learning "How Great He Is"

The Jazz had no update on Mitchell's condition as of Friday night. While it was LeBron James and Brandon Ingram leading the charge on the offensive end for the Lakers, LeBron singled out another member of Los Angeles' roster, Lonzo Ball , for his contributions to their success.

Sports Ole Miss Rebels lets defensive coordinator Wesley McGriff go after season finale
Author: 0 Ole Miss Rebels lets defensive coordinator Wesley McGriff go after season finale

At some point during the game, the Famous Maroon Band (actual, very good name) made a decision to play a song for those in attendance. When the dust finally settled, the referee assessed an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty to "all players from both teams", and also levied flagrant personal fouls against three players, who were disqualified.

Sports Bob McNair, owner of the Houston Texans, dies at 81
Author: 0 Bob McNair, owner of the Houston Texans, dies at 81

The energy, technology, and real estate giant, landed an expansion franchise for Houston in 1999. When Bob McNair brought football back to Houston in 2002, offensive lineman Chester Pitts was among his first Texan players. A family man leaving behind a franchise that has come a long way winning four division titles and taking chances on guys like Pitts who will forever be grateful for guys like McNair.

Sports Coach Schmidt hailed for Ireland impact
Author: 0 Coach Schmidt hailed for Ireland impact

In the post-match press conference after Ireland's comprehensive 57-14 victory over the US at the Aviva Stadium, Joe Schmidt was questioned on his future and although he didn't give a definitive answer, he did drop one of the biggest hints yet that he will be announcing his departure on Monday.

Sports Gremio intend to appeal River defeat following Gallardo's actions
Author: 0 Gremio intend to appeal River defeat following Gallardo's actions

Riot police are forced to protect referee Andres Cunha after River Plate beat Gremio in a Copa Libertadores semi-final following a late VAR penalty award. Last week, River lost 1-0 to Gremio in Buenos Aires. The sides have been hard to separate in the 105 years since, with Boca narrowly edging River 88-81 in victories.

Sports Ferrari set to try 2019 concept wing in Abu Dhabi
Author: 0 Ferrari set to try 2019 concept wing in Abu Dhabi

Emotions ran high for Lewis Hamilton as the final qualifying session for 2018 ended in familiar circumstances - with the Mercedes man snatching pole. "There was a lot of sliding around and we were struggling with the tires", Hamilton said. Hamilton can move one step closer to Michael Schumacher's record of seven F1 titles if he takes home the World Drivers' Championship next year.

Sports Breaking! Mary Kom creates history
Author: 0 Breaking! Mary Kom creates history

She has previously won world championship gold medals in 2002, 2005, 2006, 2008 and 2010. "A proud moment for Indian sports". Mary Kom and Hanna Okhota had an age gap of 13 years given Kom is 35 while the Ukranian boxer is just 22. "Only what I can achieve (for) you - that is the gold medal for our country". "I know it will be a bit hard for me to win a gold in Tokyo as I will have to fight in 51kg".

Sports Davis Cup final: pairings unveiled
Author: 0 Davis Cup final: pairings unveiled

They seem evenly matched, with their head-to-head tied at 1-1. The last two teams standing in Lille this weekend, France and Croatia, earned their places in the familiar knock-out style, reducing the 16 World Group nations through three previous rounds to this title bout.

Sports NFL Legend Mike Ditka Hospitalized Following Heart Attack
Author: 0 NFL Legend Mike Ditka Hospitalized Following Heart Attack

He remained hospitalized Saturday morning near his Naples home. It said he had suffered a heart attack in 1988 while coach of the Bears and returned to work just 11 days later. He also had a stroke in 2012 while golfing in the Chicago area. On the Bears' all-time receiving list, Ditka ranks first among tight ends and fourth overall with 4,503 yards, fifth with 316 receptions and fifth with 34 touchdown catches.

Sports Carlos Tevez: Authorities tried force Boca to play final
Author: 0 Carlos Tevez: Authorities tried force Boca to play final

According to TyC Sports , Perez was sent to a hospital via an ambulance after suffering cuts to his arm, while one of his eyes had splinters in it from the shattered window glass. The last time he entered the pitch against River he did very well and he made an important impression on the final. The head of Conmebol's medical team was reported to be assessing if the match could go ahead after the controversy.

Sports Magnificent Mary storms into final
Author: 0 Magnificent Mary storms into final

Mary Kom entered the semi-final bout as an underdog due to the enormous physicality and reach of Kim Hyang-Mi but the Indian ace showed quick feet movement and ducked several punches thrown at her by the North Korean boxer. "I have beaten this North Korean opponent in the Asian Championships a year ago and that time it was a one-sided bout. In today's bout I followed my strategy and increased the tempo towards the close of every round,".