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Sport Conte excludes Chelsea from title race
Author: 0 Conte excludes Chelsea from title race

Taking over from Sir Alex Ferguson was always going to be an impossible task but there were very few positives from his short stint at Manchester - as proved to be the case at Real Sociedad and Sunderland . Spurs claimed a fourth successive four-goal win over Stoke, making Mauricio Pochettino's side the first team to have won by four goals in four consecutive English top-flight meetings with the same opponents.

Sport Brees latest to slam Thursday Night Football as unsafe
Author: 0 Brees latest to slam Thursday Night Football as unsafe

During the game, Alvin Kamara , A.J. Klein, Kenny Vaccaro, Senio Kelemete and Trey Hendrickson all had to leave the game. But the Saints are already thin at defensive end with Alex Okafor being out for the year. And that was just the beginning of the injury concerns for the Saints on Thursday night. Let's refrain from making any here in the interest of not piling on, but the facts are clear: The players hate Thursday Night Football .

Sport Denver Broncos shockingly shut out New York Jets
Author: 0 Denver Broncos shockingly shut out New York Jets

McCown , 38, took a helmet to the hand while releasing a pass, and he was immediately taken to the locker room for X-rays. NY had 100 net yards and six first downs. Two plays later, Siemian hit Thomas for the 20-yard score, giving Denver its first double-digit lead since October 1 against Oakland, the date of their last victory.

Sport Giants downed by Cowboys 30-10: Instant analysis
Author: 0 Giants downed by Cowboys 30-10: Instant analysis

That was when Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee , back in the starting lineup since leaving with a hamstring injury against Atlanta nearly a month prior, read an end around from the jump and sprung into action as if he'd been in the Giants' pre-snap huddle.

Sport Carson Wentz Exits With Knee Injury, Breaks Eagles TD Record
Author: 0 Carson Wentz Exits With Knee Injury, Breaks Eagles TD Record

As incredible as that play was, however, everyone is zeroing in on the play that Wentz seemingly suffered his injury on. At this point it isn't clear how injured Wentz is or how much time he might miss. That's right, not only can you go to the Coliseum and be on TV pretending to be a Rams fan, you can also stick around and check out the game free! We don't know that much just yet, but hopefully, Wentz's MVP season hasn't been cut short before we could really see what they are made of.

Sport Bills erupt in celebration with fans after overtime win vs. Colts
Author: 0 Bills erupt in celebration with fans after overtime win vs. Colts

It wasn't the first time McCoy has had success in snowy conditions . Adverse playing conditions where the playing field went from being clear two hours before kickoff to being completely covered in snow by game time made the Colts a one-dimensional team for most of the game in their 13-7 overtime loss to the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

Sport Social media fights East Tennessee boy's battle with bullying
Author: 0 Social media fights East Tennessee boy's battle with bullying

If you haven't been near a computer screen today, Keaton is the middle schooler whose tearful question - "Just out of curiosity, why do they bully?" - just might become a rallying cry of the anti-bullying movement. "Don't let them make you turn cold". 'It's not ok. People are different, it's not their fault. It didn't take long for the internet to respond and offer Jones, who lives near Knoxville, Tenn., support.

Sport Raiders at Chiefs: Highlights, score and recap
Author: 0 Raiders at Chiefs: Highlights, score and recap

Kelce will get a tougher Week 15 draw against the Chargers, who held him to one catch for one yard when those teams met in Week 4. Once again, the Chiefs defense continued to be Derek Carr 's kryptonite, as he had a miserable first half at Arrowhead.

Sport Josh Gordon scores first touchdown since December 15, 2013
Author: 0 Josh Gordon scores first touchdown since December 15, 2013

Both of these teams are fighting for something, the Packers are fighting for a chance to make it into the playoff, and the Browns are fighting for its first win of the season. He finished Sunday's game with 10 catches for 84 yards and two touchdowns. After Brett Hundley was stopped at the 1-yard-line, the Packers tied the game on a short pass to Davonte Adams with 17-seconds left in regulation.

Sport Antonio Conte clears up
Author: 0 Antonio Conte clears up "tactical" half-time change in Saturday's defeat

The former Juventus coach was aware that his squad needed to be strengthened this summer due to the extra demands they would face this season, and as Tiémoué Bakayoko and Davide Zappacosta put in sub standard displays today, it is easy to see why the Italian was so furious at missing out on a host of his first-choice transfer targets.

Author: 0 Real President Reveals Plan To Sign Neymar & Mbappe

Perez and Real Madrid would surely struggle with Financial Fair Play if they tried to sign both Neymar and Hazard. Per El Partidazo de COPE (h/t the Mirror's Jack Rathborn ) he said: "Mbappe is 18 years old; let's leave him to develop and see how far he can go".

Sport Senatla tears through Russian Federation as Blitzboks get ideal start
Author: 0 Senatla tears through Russian Federation as Blitzboks get ideal start

Star wing Seabelo Senatla was both villain and hero‚ in what was the game of the tournament so far. South Africa 31 (12) - Tries: Werner Kok, Justin Geduld, Seabelo Senatla (2), Kwagga Smith. The Blitzboks got a scary wake-up call in their 2017/18 World Sevens Series quarter-final against Fiji earlier on Sunday, when the Fijians led 21-12 at halftime, while the hosts were their own worst enemies at times in the first half.

Sport Arsenal boss Wenger: 'Mature' Jack Wilshere isn't on his way back
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Wenger: 'Mature' Jack Wilshere isn't on his way back

Arsenal have dominated this fixture during the two meetings this year. The 25-year-old has looked more secure in the three-man defence Arsene Wenger has largely fielded since early in the year. Mauricio Pellegrino meanwhile will know that a win could potentially take his side into the top half, just rewards for a change in form and attitude over the last three games.

Sport Rigondeaux preferred to fight Lomachenko at lighter weight
Author: 0 Rigondeaux preferred to fight Lomachenko at lighter weight

The fight is historically significant in the sense that it's the first time in professional boxing that two fighters who have each won multiple Olympic gold medals will share the ring on the same night. I can't believe I'm criticising Rigondeaux - it's nearly embarrassing for someone of my level to be criticising a genius like this. "It's the only way the fight was going to happen and it's great for boxing".

Sport Dharamsala ODI: India off to a disastrous start
Author: 0 Dharamsala ODI: India off to a disastrous start

Sri Lanka captain Thisara Perera is confident that his team has prepared well for the one-day series. For India , Rohit Sharma will also make his captaincy debut in the absence of Virat Kohli , who has been rested for the three ODIs and three Twenty Internationals against the Islanders.

Sport Rafa Benitez Bemoans Mistakes That Contributed to Late Defeat Against Leicester
Author: 0 Rafa Benitez Bemoans Mistakes That Contributed to Late Defeat Against Leicester

Newcastle will now turn their attention to a crucial Premier League fixture against Everton this Wednesday evening at St James' Park. "Sell our club Mr Ashley to someone who wants to be here before it's too late again". "It was another mistake ( Leicester's third goal )". "We have seen two or three situations with the same kind of goals ". "I can only think about the next game".

Sport Lou Williams drains game-winning three to sink the Wizards
Author: 0 Lou Williams drains game-winning three to sink the Wizards

The craziness started with less than 20 seconds remaining in the game. A potential game-winning basket from the baseline by Beal came just after the buzzer sounded. "Now we've got to go back and try to change into a different play with the ball in the corner". And the new play fell completely flat. Before this failed jumper, Gortat played another significant role in final 12 seconds of frenzy.

Author: 0 Texas to hire TCU's Chris Del Conte as its new athletic director

TCU made a successful transition to the Big 12 during Del Conte's tenure in 2012. Del Conte spent five-plus years on the athletic department staff at the University of Arizona, where he joined the staff in December of 1999 and he oversaw all aspects of athletic fund development.

Sport 'Stay strong Zaira', 'we are with you': Twitter supports Dangal star
Author: 0 'Stay strong Zaira', 'we are with you': Twitter supports Dangal star

After that, Zaira explained her ordeal with texts. The lights were dimmed so it was even worse. It continued for another five to ten minutes and then I was sure of it. Breaking down several times in the video, the 17-year-old actress said she tried to record the harassment when she felt his hand, but couldn't as the lights were dim.

Sport Tim Southee strikes after helping New Zealand to 373 against West Indies
Author: 0 Tim Southee strikes after helping New Zealand to 373 against West Indies

Dowrich caught the first four wickets to fall, while Cummins was the most impressive of the West Indies bowlers with two for 37 while Gabriel took three for 79. Holder was deemed guilty of a second minor over-rate offence in 12 months - the first coming against Pakistan in April - resulting in a suspension, meaning Kraigg Brathwaite is now set to lead the Windies at Seddon Park in Hamilton (9.55pm, Friday, Sky Sports Cricket).

Sport Henderson has ´hardest job in football´ as Liverpool skipper
Author: 0 Henderson has ´hardest job in football´ as Liverpool skipper

Henderson replaced Gerrard, who scored 186 goals in 710 appearances for Liverpool, as captain in the summer of 2015 when the Reds legend - who is now a youth coach at Anfield - joined LA Galaxy. "You can not bring him only because of the armband", he added. You need the players on the pitch to know one hundred per cent what a derby is about. "They are sh** stories".

Author: 0 Ronaldo pips Messi for fifth Ballon d'Or

And on the specific claims that Messi deserved his sixth award, the Argentine was lauded for putting in two of the best performances last season: his match winning display in El Clasico, and his hat-trick winning display for Argentina against Ecuador.

Author: 0 Davidse leads going into day 2 of Joburg Open

The Indian entered the day a shot behind overnight leader Tapio Pulkkanen but as the Finn slipped to a 73, Sharma made it 37 holes without a bogey to get to 20 under and lead the way from Christofer Blomstrand . The top three players who are not already exempt will earn spots in the British Open. Howell soon set that right, though, with another birdie at the ninth to reach the turn at two-under.

Sport There will be Saturday night Premier League games from 2019 to 2022
Author: 0 There will be Saturday night Premier League games from 2019 to 2022

Eight Premier League games will be played in a new 19:45 slot on Saturdays under the terms of a new broadcast package from the 2019-20 season. Britain's Daily Telegraph said for the first time entire rounds of Premier League matches would be shown live and football would go head-to-head with entertainment programmes on Saturday evenings.

Author: 0 Pacquiao in talks with Conor McGregor for a fight

Speaking to Sky Sports UK, Pacquiao revealed that his camp had made contact with McGregor's representatives, although any fight was still a way off. Boxing promoter Bob Arum isn't optimistic about Manny Pacquiao's supposed comeback in April 2018. "If we equate boxing with fighting - because I'm not talking about his ability as an MMA participant because he has been very good with that - Conor McGregor can't spell fight", Arum said.