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by | December 28, 2016 | 00:50

After a solid opening stint on day two by Pakistan , Australia were in much need of a wicket to shake-up the partnership established by Pakistan's Azhar Ali and Asad Shafiq. "In general terms we think they'll get through but we won't know until we assess". "But he has said nothing to me about it". Azhar has struggled to score at times but has been patient and hasn't thrown it away leaving himself just a few runs away from the highest score by a Pakistan batsman in Australia .

by | December 28, 2016 | 00:49

Earlier this week, Putin said Russian Federation needed to boost its forced, while Trump allegedly said he's ready to engage in an " arms race ". Earlier on Friday, the Trump transition team released a letter from Putin to Trump in which he called for strong bilateral relationship.

by | December 27, 2016 | 01:17

Hazard starred in the absence of suspended duo N'Golo Kante and Diego Costa as the league leaders recorded their 10th clean sheet of the 12-match winning run. Leicester City's struggles continued when they lost 2-0 at home to Everton and the champions are now two places and three points above the relegation zone.

by | December 27, 2016 | 01:19

The Brooklyn rapper was shot in the arm and grazed in the head, though his lawyer confirms that his injuries are not life threatening. He then crashed his vehicle into a parked auto. He is now out on $500,000 bail after a shooting erupted in the VIP section of the concert left his bodyguard, Ronald McPhatter , dead and Troy with a leg wound.

by | December 27, 2016 | 01:17

A massive turning point in the game'. We have to try and find somebody who scores them like Mark Noble at West Ham. A partnership featuring Defoe and Palace star Christian Benteke could be a dream for Allardyce, but Sunderland - who are also fighting against relegation along with Palace - would be reluctant to sell their star striker, particularly to a direct rival.

by | December 27, 2016 | 01:14

It is 16 days since Arsenal last played a home match and, having departed the Emirates Stadium on top of the Premier League, they now return looking up at a nine-point gap to Chelsea. "Our job, when you're a football player, you have to be always ready". Match-winner Giroud credited Ozil for his brilliant assist, while emphasising the importance of returning to winning ways.

by | December 27, 2016 | 01:14

Cornerback Terence Newman's request to cover receiver Jordy Nelson "was one of the things that came to my mind", Zimmer added, "and I probably shouldn't have been as honest after the game as I typically am". "I think he's the best quarterback in the league so he just came out and was focused and we were locked in on the outside making plays". "That's what he was supposed to do the whole game", Zimmer said about the second-half performance.

by | December 26, 2016 | 01:38

Yes sixteen points! Brooklyn held a 65-49 first half lead after doubling up Golden State 31-16 in the second quarter, and holding the Warriors down on the defensive end. More likely, the Warriors simply needed some time to adjust to the physical and emotional absence of firebrand forward Draymond Green. Warriors: Golden State improved to 8-0 against the Eastern Conference.

by | December 26, 2016 | 01:28

Going up against LeBron James will be his next big task on Sunday. Jae Crowder and Kelly Olynyk each had 16 points to help the Celtics win for the fifth time in six games. After a scramble, an Irving layup brought the Cavs to within one, and then after a Golden State shot clock violation, Irving was able to sink the twisting game-winner.

by | December 26, 2016 | 01:30

Linebacker Zachary Orr recorded 10 of his AFC third-best 122 tackles in the first encounter with the Steelers. "It's that time of the year". With any other kicker, there's little chance Flacco would go back to a tight end - this time, it was Kyle Juszczyk , on the offensive left, instead of Dennis Pitta on the offensive right.

by | December 25, 2016 | 01:52

In the first two cases, they appeared to have the Dolphins bottled up only to see running backs Jay Ajayi and rookie backup Kenyan Drake bust loose for scores. From there Miami's offense inched its way into position to pick the 27-yard game-winning field goal. -Miami answered right back with some assistance from Buffalo's poor tackling on defense.

by | December 24, 2016 | 00:53

Also, according to Ken Rosenthall of Fox Sports there's a fourth-year option reportedly worth $25 million. The Indians went on to beat the Blue Jays in six games to secure a berth in the World Series, and Encarnacion didn't put up much of a fight, managing only 4 hits in 19 at-bats against Cleveland.

by | December 23, 2016 | 01:27

However, they also reviewed the play and gave Allen a technical foul for the kick. Last season, Allen tripped a Florida State player and a Louisville player during games. After the game, Allen said he made "another mistake". There has been some call for the ACC to suspend Allen for the latest incident. Allen's unsafe antics are obviously something no coach wants in the game.

by | December 23, 2016 | 01:23

Petrino on Wednesday was named one of three finalists for the AFCA Comeback Coach of the Year after guiding the Vandals to an 8-4 record following a 6-29 stretch his first three years. "To be honest with you I thought we threw and caught the ball better yesterday outside than we did inside today". The Vandals were dismissed from the Sun Belt effective after next season and are electing to drop down to the FCS level in hopes of enjoying more success and losing less money.

by | December 22, 2016 | 00:44

Following a tumultuous day for Kings center DeMarcus Cousins , he scores a season-high 55 points to help his team defeat Portland 126-121. But the drama wasn't over yet. I hope the world can see now what's really going on out here. "I was just talking to the bench and it came out". "Whether it was intentionally spitting it out or not, I don't know the intention", Stotts said.

by | December 22, 2016 | 00:46

She'll join top world players Dzsenifer Marozsán of Germany, Ada Hegerberg of Norway, Saki Kumagai of Japan, Caroline Seger of Sweden and several French stars, who already play for Lyon. "Everyone on OL plays for their respective national teams, so the training there is just phenomenal", she wrote. "I want to see where I am after the six months: As a player, as a person, whether I'm happy".

by | December 22, 2016 | 00:41

After Mixon reportedly punched the woman, the video shows that he said he felt bad. "And then she came in my face". "The girl came and she intentionally came in my face and blew it in my face". Surveillance video showed Mixon and Molitor exchanging words with Molitor's friend facing away from Mixon. After that, she is punched and falls to the floor.

by | December 21, 2016 | 00:59

Though collegiate athletes are not paid, they are given a stipend and receive hundreds of dollars in Bowl apparel, but it's not much, Scott said . They are marquee names that fans and corporate sponsors want playing in bowl games. "We understand this was a very hard decision". And, this new trend could transfer over to college football by skipping bowl games. Compare his deal though with the one signed by Jalen Ramsey, who was drafted fifth overall (roughly in the neighborhood of where ...

by | December 20, 2016 | 00:48

With a strong free agency offseason, there was some warranted optimism heading into this year's regular season. The Chargers lost to the Raiders back in Week 5. And they did just that. Upon further review, Carr was given another yard for a first down. Rivers' 14 interceptions are second only to Jacksonville's Blake Bortles for the most in the National Football League and half of his total has come in the last three games .

by | December 20, 2016 | 00:44

Thus the move will begin the conversation and debate on who will be in line to become the Jags next coach. That counts for a lot. Jacksonville Jaguars general manager David Caldwell told reporters that former Jags head coach and Super Bowl victor Tom Coughlin is a candidate to replace recently fired head coach Gus Bradley.

by | December 20, 2016 | 00:44

Replay showed Eli Manning's pass slipping through Beckham Jr.'s hands, bouncing off the ground beneath him and then falling back into the star receiver's legs. Stafford handed the ball off the Zach Zenner who got the ball knocked out of his hands. In that span, Landon Collins has played all 397 snaps, Olivier Vernon 389 of 397.

by | December 19, 2016 | 01:53

The star striker has yet to sign a contract extension with the Gunners and is reportedly holding out for an offer of more than £200,000 a week - a deal that would shatter the club's current wage structure. And, as contract talks continue to drag on, the 27-year-old has indicated that he's more than willing to commit his future to the London outfit, provided they offer him suitable terms.

by | December 19, 2016 | 01:52

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday night congratulated junior hockey team for winning World Cup and said it augurs well for the future of Indian hockey. Varun Kumar's long aerial ball in the Belgian circle forced Belgian goalkeeper Loic van Doren to come out but he couldn't fully palm the ball away with Gurjant lurking near him.

by | December 19, 2016 | 01:54

For this reason, we found the right solution, formation, but also to improve the quality of the work in all aspects". Chelsea extended their Premier League winning streak to 11 games as Costa scored the only goal of the game in Saturday's Selhurst Park encounter, with the Spain striker heading in a delightful cross from compatriot Azpilicueta just before half-time.

by | December 18, 2016 | 01:30

Blues boss Antonio Conte is reportedly plotting to beef up his squad to maintain their push for the Premier League title in the second half of the season and he has been heavily linked with a move for 24-year-old Italy global midfielder, Verratti.