Sports

Sports UCL: Onyekuru To Earn £35000 Bonus For Anderlecht Win Vs Celtic
Author: 0 UCL: Onyekuru To Earn £35000 Bonus For Anderlecht Win Vs Celtic

There were a total of 28 passes between the Celtic players, with a great cross in from Kieran Tierney to his Scottish global teammate Griffiths, who provided the finish. But for the time being everyone at Celtic Park should take heart from the fact the victory would have had Europe sitting up to take notice. The win over Anderlecht left Celtic in third place in Group B, behind second-placed Bayern Munich - who lost 3-0 at leaders Paris Saint-Germain - on goal difference.

Sports Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy to undergo surgery for ruptured knee
Author: 0 Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy to undergo surgery for ruptured knee

Manchester City have confirmed Benjamin Mendy has ruptured the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee. The 23-year-old French worldwide, signed for £50 million ($67 million) from Monaco in the summer, will undergo surgery in Barcelona on Friday on the injury he suffered in last weekend's victory over Crystal Palace.

Sports WSU set to take on No. 5 USC in Pullman rivalry game
Author: 0 WSU set to take on No. 5 USC in Pullman rivalry game

Their inconsistent nature since the season-opener against Western Michigan meant they rarely looked like the team so many picked to make the playoff: They again look like a team destined to dash their fans' hopes for a post-Pete Carroll era national title.

Sports A very different AFL Grand Final warm-up
Author: 0 A very different AFL Grand Final warm-up

The Tigers' last grand final appearance had been in a 1982 loss to Carlton, and their last flag win was in 1980 when they crushed Collingwood. Richmond players celebrate one of Graham's majors. He even went through with a tip for the grand final. Next up was Jack Riewoldt , who was close to tears as he praised his teammates who were unable to take the field.

Sports Alan Shearer makes a prediction about Harry Kane
Author: 0 Alan Shearer makes a prediction about Harry Kane

The game lacked the crispness exhibited by the away side as the match wore on, with Spurs seeming unable to further break down their opponents. "It's nice, I feel good, I feel confident". They have also won three opening Premier League matches consecutively. The only downside for Spurs was a second-half booking for Dele Alli for simulation after he went down following a challenge from Huddersfield goalkeeper Jonas Lossl.

Author: 0 Hamilton hails 'surprise' 70th career pole

I'm surprised to be up here". Having struggled in all three practice sessions, finishing no higher than fifth, Mercedes driver Hamilton suddenly found the pace he needed to take the 70th pole of his career ahead of Kimi Raikkonen . "We have been on the receiving end of those bad moments before". "I know the plain facts and that means we still have six races to go and proper points still in the pot, so I will not give up on the title unless all theoretical chances are over", he added.

Author: 0 Prediction: Newcastle United vs Liverpool

Paul Dummett and Massadio Haidara remain out injured, while Florian Lejeune also is doubtful and might not be risked. Still my family lives in Liverpool , so it's my home. The Serbian forward scored a goal in a 3-0 victory over West Ham United, and with the last year's leading scorer Dwight Gayle out of form, the former Anderlecht player could start this clash.

Sports Manchester United vs. Crystal Palace live stream
Author: 0 Manchester United vs. Crystal Palace live stream

Manchester United attacker Anthony Martial faces the possibility of starting this weekend's clash against Crystal Palace on the bench, despite displaying a hugely impressive performance in the Champions League this week. His low cross was swept home by Juan Mata - who marked his 200th Premier League game with a goal. And according to expected goals (xG), a stat that measures the quality of scoring chances, one would expect Crystal Palace have scored about six goals, not zero.

Sports Celtic 'aiming for the last 16' of Champions League
Author: 0 Celtic 'aiming for the last 16' of Champions League

Besides Ancelotti all his assistants have been released as well, as former Bayern player and France global Willy Sagnol will take the helm as an interims coach for the moment. "Carlo is a friend of mine and will remain so but we had to take a professional decision for Bayern Munich ". But reports from Germany say here are already a few candidates who will replace Don Carlo in Bayern coaching.

Author: 0 Rick Pitino will reportedly lose out on up to $55 million

The University of Louisville placed Coach Pitino on indefinite unpaid administrative leave today. The four assistant coaches charged in the complaint are Arizona's Emanuel Richardson, Auburn's Chuck Person, Oklahoma State's Lamont Evans and USC's Tony Bland.

Author: 0 Louisville places Rick Pitino, athletic director Tom Jurich on unpaid administrative leave

The university's interim president, Greg Postel , announced during a press conference Wednesday that Pitino was put on unpaid administrative leave , although his attorney said he was " effectively fired ". "I think when (investigators are) prepared, they will probably continue to amend their documents and gradually replace some of the numbers with actual names", Postel said.

Author: 0 Mercedes have 'fundamental' issue in Malaysia - Wolff

That paved the way for his Mercedes tit le rival Lewis Hamilton to win instead, which allowed the Briton to open a 28-point lead over Vettel in the overall standings. "It feels incredible, honestly". Those were obviously tricky practice sessions. I'm here to learn as quickly as possible. "The next thing I knew was that the auto was not there any more".

Sports Liverpool mark Philippe Coutinho milestone with stunning goal compilation
Author: 0 Liverpool mark Philippe Coutinho milestone with stunning goal compilation

Liverpool fans are sure to enjoy Benitez's thoughts on Coutinho's future, now they have to hope the Brazilian feels the same. "That we don't score at this moment is not the fault of one player". Newcastle have also had a fairly good start to the Premier League season, picking up nine points from their opening six matches. The Liverpool boss called for "common sense" about the festive fixture.

Sports Wuhan Open: Ashleigh Barty to face Caroline Garcia in final
Author: 0 Wuhan Open: Ashleigh Barty to face Caroline Garcia in final

The unseeded Garcia won 6-3, 6-2 in the second semifinal to reach her first final of the year at the expense of the world number 80 from Greece. In June, Barty beat Spaniard Garbine Muguruza (the current world number one) on her way to the Birmingham final.

Sports Time for Bears to bench Mike Glennon for Mitchell Trubisky
Author: 0 Time for Bears to bench Mike Glennon for Mitchell Trubisky

Bears quarterback Mike Glennon throws a pass during Thursday night's loss to the Packers . The second fumble came when Glennon and center Cody Whitehair were on separate pages about the snap count, which Glennon said "falls on both of us" but winds up as part of the mounting evidence that Glennon isn't long for the starting job.

Sports No evidence of racial profiling during Michael Bennett incident
Author: 0 No evidence of racial profiling during Michael Bennett incident

Michael Bennett arrest in Vegas caught on cameraThe head of Las Vegas police says officers acted appropriately and professionally detaining Bennett after a report of gunfire at the after-hours club on the Las Vegas Strip. A team of three people from Metro, including two officers and a sergeant followed Bennett. Lombardo said the Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman - who has alleged a police officer pointed a gun at his head and threatened to shoot him - was held because of his actions in ...

Sports Draw likely as heavyweights Chelsea and Man City cancel each other out
Author: 0 Draw likely as heavyweights Chelsea and Man City cancel each other out

They have started very well and are in a great moment with lots of confidence. It's the last Chelsea match for the next two weeks, so time to buckle down, pay great attention, and summon any and all reserves of determination and will. Guardiola has never managed to win against the Blues in his career so far, and with Eden Hazard fit and firing, his winless run is likely to extend to eight games.

Sports Pending Injuries, Packers' RB Aaron Jones Could Be Legitimate Fantasy Football Play
Author: 0 Pending Injuries, Packers' RB Aaron Jones Could Be Legitimate Fantasy Football Play

Green Bay felt confident enough in his improvement at the position that it installed him as its lead back for 2017, with just a pair of rookie rushers behind him. Rookie fourth-round pick Jamaal Williams got a chance to show what he could do, but he too ended up having to leave the game with an injury. The Packers running back left the game in the first quarter.

Sports Sergio Agüero injured in Amsterdam auto crash
Author: 0 Sergio Agüero injured in Amsterdam auto crash

Always I am a manager who doesn't like to train every day. How we react is what I want to see. "I don't know what the supporters think". If they decide to go there, they decide to go there. The Argentine is one goal away from equalling City's all-time scoring record of 177, set by Eric Brook in the 1930s. Aguero also posted a photo of himself and the singer on his Instagram account just hours before the incident.

Sports Parkway High School Threatens Students Who Don't Stand For Anthem
Author: 0 Parkway High School Threatens Students Who Don't Stand For Anthem

As districts grapple with how to respond, some backing student protests and others clamping down, the letter raises an important question: Can schools punish student athletes who kneel during the national anthem? "It is the honest desire of the IHSAA that all participants at an education based athletic event demonstrate proper respect and attention during the presentation of our National Anthem while respecting the rights of individual freedoms of expression", said Cox.

Sports B'towners flock at Judwaa 2 premiere event
Author: 0 B'towners flock at Judwaa 2 premiere event

Varun Dhawan who is known for his ideal comic timing is paired with never seen avatar of Jacqueline Fernandes and Taapsee Pannu. Directed by David Dhawan , the flick is all set to release on September 29 . " Judwa 2" has also been directed by David Dhawan. A remake of Salman Khan's movie Judwaa , Judwaa 2 is one most buzzed and hyped the solo release of the week.

Sports Oklahoma City Thunder: 5 keys to contending in 2017-18
Author: 0 Oklahoma City Thunder: 5 keys to contending in 2017-18

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , Westbrook now has the largest total contract (six years, $233 million) in National Basketball Association history. The NBA All-Star guard said in the statement that he feels "so honored" to stay a part of the Thunder organization. "Russell's commitment to the Thunder organization since its inception in 2008 has helped propel us to great heights and stare down great challenges over our first decade", general manager Sam Presti said in a ...

Sports Davante Adams Knocked Out After Vicious Hit
Author: 0 Davante Adams Knocked Out After Vicious Hit

Trevathan said after the game that he would try to speak to Adams for what he claimed was unintentional contact with the wideout's head. The Bears player who laid the hit on Adams, Danny Trevathan , received a 15-yard unnecessary roughness penalty but was not thrown out of the game .

Sports Ben Stokes: England player would be Ashes target, says Toby Roland-Jones
Author: 0 Ben Stokes: England player would be Ashes target, says Toby Roland-Jones

The all-rounder was arrested on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm after an incident in the the early hours of Monday morning in the Clifton Triangle area of Bristol. Toby Roland-Jones has become the first current England player to speak publicly since Ben Stokes' arrest for alleged assault in Bristol on Monday, saying that there are lessons to be learned both for England's players and management in the wake of the incident.

Sports Smith pleased with all-round display in 4th ODI win over India
Author: 0 Smith pleased with all-round display in 4th ODI win over India

When the squad was announced for the fourth and fifth ODIs, Dhawan was not included, giving Rahane an extended run at the top of the order. I tend to bowl outside the off-stump and I vary my pace. India's biggest plus with the bat has been by way of Hardik Pandya who has played some breathtaking cameos to finish off games for India . It is the experience match for the India and the team .

Sports Hugh Hefner, founder of Playboy, has died at the age of 91
Author: 0 Hugh Hefner, founder of Playboy, has died at the age of 91

He published Playboy's first issue in December 1953. He took his last breath in his Playboy mansion at LA. Describing him as an "American icon", they tweeted: " Hugh M. The Playboy magazine featured some of the biggest female celebrities from the West. According to "The Legacy of Antiquity: New Perspectives in the Reception of the Classical World", the photograph of Monroe on Playboy's cover was from the Miss America Pageant parade that she participated in 1952.

Sports WTA WUHAN - Sakkari and Barty seal semifinal place
Author: 0 WTA WUHAN - Sakkari and Barty seal semifinal place

Ostapenko has won five of her last seven quarterfinal matches and hopes to reach her sixth semifinal of the season. Ostapenko also needed three sets to advance, beating eight-seeded Monica Puig of Puerto Ricco 6-2, 3-6, 6-3. "Today I had no pressure because I knew I'm playing a great player, so I just went out there and tried to show my best and played very well". She will face France's Caroline Garcia , a 7-6 (7-3) 6-4 victor over Ekaterina Makarova .

Sports Several Denver Broncos take a knee during National Anthem
Author: 0 Several Denver Broncos take a knee during National Anthem

After all of Kelly's comments, one player was sacked up - to the point where he specifically took aim at the quarterback for not coming and talking to the team first. This Broncos defense is incredible and Johnson should not be afraid to lean on this unit to win games. She said she immediately wrote and sent the letter to the Denver Broncos after seeing players kneel.

Sports Donald Trump Scrubs Strange From Twitter Feed
Author: 0 Donald Trump Scrubs Strange From Twitter Feed

One Bannon ally joked to the Guardian on Tuesday night that "Mitch McConnell in a Republican primary is now what Nancy Pelosi is in general elections for Democrats". Although stressing that he remained a Trump supporter, Moore hailed his win as a "conservative victory" for his Deep South state of Alabama. "Sounds like a really great guy who ran a fantastic race", Trump tweeted Wednesday.

Sports No anthem protest for US Presidents Cup golfers
Author: 0 No anthem protest for US Presidents Cup golfers

Unfortunately I take the blame for that. "I think the American team is as strong as it has been for a long time, so I'm interested to see what goes on and what happens". I didn't play good. "I was No.1 on the team (ranking) for a reason, and I didn't show up", Day said. Whether that motivation can be turned into an global victory is why they play.

Sports Belfast Airport To Be Affected By Ryanair Cancellations
Author: 0 Belfast Airport To Be Affected By Ryanair Cancellations

The Irish airline said 34 routes will be affected by the temporary winter suspension, including London Stansted to Glasgow and Edinburgh, London Gatwick to Belfast, Newcastle to Faro, and Glasgow to Las Palmas. The offer, which is landing in customers' inboxes from today, is in addition to any compensation that Ryanair must pay under European Union flight cancellation law.

Sports Corker to leave Senate when term expires
Author: 0 Corker to leave Senate when term expires

Senate, retiring Sen. Lamar Alexander's seat if he decides to retire in 2020. Shortly after Corker's announcement, Republican Rep. Scott DesJarlais said he did not think Manning would run for Corker's seat, but instead could be eyeing Sen.

Sports SA evokes Madiba in 2023 World Cup bid
Author: 0 SA evokes Madiba in 2023 World Cup bid

Asked about her comments last week when she said that France's Winter Olympics team will not travel to the 2018 Games in South Korea if its security can not be guaranteed, Flessel said that security was an worldwide concern and that the country's athletes were training hard for the Games.

Author: 0 Stokes, Hales to miss remainder of ODI series against West Indies

Both players will now miss the last two ODIs of the series, scheduled for Wednesday and Friday, with Hales expected to help the Bristol police with any enquiries. Somerset and Avon Police said they had been called to a scene of "disorder in the Queens Road/Clifton Triangle area at around 2.35am" on Monday. According to media reports, 26-year old Stokes was arrested following a midnight bust-up with a member of public in Bristol after Sunday's win over the West Indies .

Sports Riders sign former National Football League running back Trent Richardson
Author: 0 Riders sign former National Football League running back Trent Richardson

The success at Alabama led to Richardson being picked No. 3 overall in the 2012 NFL Draft by the Cleveland Browns. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the Saskatchewan Roughriders signed Richardson to their roster Tuesday. Richardson, 27, played for the Cleveland Browns and Indianapolis Colts during his three seasons in the National Football League from 2012 to 2014.