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Sports Allahabad Bank net profit doubles at Rs 70 crore in Q2
Author: 0 Allahabad Bank net profit doubles at Rs 70 crore in Q2

The bank's asset quality , however, improved during the July-September quarter as fresh slippages declined by more than half. Operating profit for the lender surged by 26.03 per cent to Rs 1,223 crore in the second quarter of the current fiscal as compared to Rs 970 crore in the year-ago period.

Sports Fed Cup Final: Sabalenka defeats Stephens to tie the final
Author: 0 Fed Cup Final: Sabalenka defeats Stephens to tie the final

Coco Vandeweghe will assume a leading role on a United States team seeking their first Fed Cup championship since winning a record 17th in 2000. 13 had a rough start getting broken in the second game of the first set. Joining Stephens for the best-of-fivematches final on an indoor hard court in Minsk, Belarus, on November 11-12 are two-time Grand Slam semifinalist CoCo Vandeweghe, Shelby Rogers and Alison Riske.

Sports 'Shots fired' as Lewis Hamilton's F1 team robbed at gunpoint in Brazil
Author: 0 'Shots fired' as Lewis Hamilton's F1 team robbed at gunpoint in Brazil

He said "gun shots were fired" and a weapon was held to the head of one team member. "One minibus was robbed at gunpoint ", a Mercedes spokesperson said. Past year in Mexico, a team member, travelling in a chauffeur-driven vehicle from Mexico City Airport to the Mercedes' hotel, was targeted by two gunmen.

Sports OJ Simpson Kicked Out Of Las Vegas Hotel For Being Drunk, Belligerent
Author: 0 OJ Simpson Kicked Out Of Las Vegas Hotel For Being Drunk, Belligerent

The disgraced gridiron great was reportedly pleasant to the guards. A police dispatcher referred to Simpson by name - saying "Orenthal is here" - in an audio recording obtained by TMZ . His attorney says Simpson did nothing wrong. Simpson was found guilty of 12 charges including conspiracy to commit a crime, robbery, assault and kidnapping with a deadly weapon, CNN reports.

Sports Loftus-Cheek relishes regular play at Crystal Palace after Chelsea 'journey'
Author: 0 Loftus-Cheek relishes regular play at Crystal Palace after Chelsea 'journey'

It was good for us young players and I certainly learned a lot. The stand-out performer was Ruben Loftus-Cheek who despite failing to break into the Chelsea first-team, showed he has the quality to compete on the worldwide stage. "There are no guarantees but I have a better chance of playing, so being at Palace gives me the platform to learn and develop". "I have a good relationship with Eddie Newton [Chelsea's loan technical coach] and Eddie is helping me behind the scenes".

Sports England bowler Jake Ball fitness doubt for Ashes opener
Author: 0 England bowler Jake Ball fitness doubt for Ashes opener

Ball is in doubt for England's next assignment, a four-day tour match against a CA XI in Townsville starting Wednesday. It is the second of England's three tour games before the opening Test in Brisbane starts on 23 November. The England medical team will assess the injury over the next week and he will play no further part in the match. Anderson will replace regular vice-captain Ben Stokes as he was withdrawn from the Ashes squad following his alleged involvement in a street ...

Sports Stability at the top marks the College Football Playoff rankings
Author: 0 Stability at the top marks the College Football Playoff rankings

Oklahoma and TCU have a showdown on Saturday, with the Sooners 7-point home favorites for the Big 12 matchup. Oklahoma and TCU are now tied atop the Big 12 standings and both sit at an overall record of 8-1 (5-1 in the Big 12). Though the Alabama Crimson Tide are nipping at their heels, Georgia remains in the top spot following a solid 24-10 victory over SC on Saturday.

Sports Vontae Davis: Benching shows 'no respect' from Colts
Author: 0 Vontae Davis: Benching shows 'no respect' from Colts

It was revealed Wednesday night that Davis would require groin surgery that would be season-ending, and Indianapolis cut the cornerback the day after. Something that could be considered a bit of a "slap in the face" to Davis given his strong history and rapport with Pagano previously, who helped him develop into an elite cornerback.

Sports Patrice Evra: Marseille defender banned from Uefa club matches for seven months
Author: 0 Patrice Evra: Marseille defender banned from Uefa club matches for seven months

Marseilles was fined €25,000 by UEFA for damage done to Guimaraes' grounds, and has expressed regret over the incident. While announcing on Friday they had released the player, they reiterated their condemnation of both parties. He then aimed a kick at the head of one of the Marseille fans before being ushered away by a teammate. Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Evra f*** off".

Sports Ruben Loftus-Cheek had 'vision' to leave Chelsea and accelerate career
Author: 0 Ruben Loftus-Cheek had 'vision' to leave Chelsea and accelerate career

And Jenas believes he has given the boss a selection headache going forward. Ruben Loftus-Cheek admits he had a "vision" in the summer to leave Chelsea in order to speed up his career, a move which has seen him earn an England call-up. Ruben Loftus-Cheek will make his worldwide debut in midfield, while Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford is also in line to win his first cap for England against the world champions.

Sports Giants angry about 'cowards,' 'rat' that anonymously ripped Ben McAdoo
Author: 0 Giants angry about 'cowards,' 'rat' that anonymously ripped Ben McAdoo

Raanan reports the Giants recently sent their vice president of player evaluation to scout Rosen. "I'd like to help the players who have issues, but it's not an issue for the team". "I'm going to keep my personal and private conversations personal and private", McAdoo said. It was the third-worst home loss in franchise history and the most points surrendered by the Giants since the 1964 regular season finale when they were mauled 52-20 by the Cleveland Browns .

Sports Watch Conor McGregor Jump The Cage & Shove The Referee at Bellator 187
Author: 0 Watch Conor McGregor Jump The Cage & Shove The Referee at Bellator 187

McGregor wasn't a licensed cornerman for the event. McGregor was escorted away and, after standing in front of the crowd with arms aloft, he walked away but then chose to make another effort to the cage, shouting "That was a fucking stoppage" as security officials again swarmed around him.

Sports Hope Solo says ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter grabbed her inappropriately
Author: 0 Hope Solo says ex-FIFA president Sepp Blatter grabbed her inappropriately

Soccer star Hope Solo alleged in a recent interview that former Federation Internationale de Football Association president Sepp Blatter sexually assault her as she was about to present an award. She had to pull herself together quickly to give the award to Wambach. After that I didn't see him and that was kind of bad. That needs to change. A representative for Solo confirmed Friday to The Associated Press that the report was accurate and that the former goalkeeper for the USA women's ...

Author: 0 Astros' Altuve, Springer win Silver Slugger Awards

The Giants didn't hit home runs, and Posey was no exception, but he was undoubtedly the team's most consistent bat. Trout missed about six weeks with a thumb injury, but still finished the season hitting.306 with 33 homers and a league-leading 1.071 OPS.

Sports Aly Raisman Says She Was Abused by Former Gymnastics Doctor Larry Nassar
Author: 0 Aly Raisman Says She Was Abused by Former Gymnastics Doctor Larry Nassar

The multiple lawsuits involving accusations against Nassar name as defendants USA Gymnastics, Michigan State University (where he worked as a doctor for decades), and Nassar himself, among others. She claimed the abuse began when she was just 13, and she had been reluctant to speak out because she knew he was a renowned physician . PHOTOS: Olympic Gymnast's Secret Plastic Surgery? "For me, the scariest night of my life happened when I was 15 years old", Maroney wrote in her original ...

Sports Suarez insists Barcelona know exactly what Coutinho will bring
Author: 0 Suarez insists Barcelona know exactly what Coutinho will bring

However, if Sport are to be believed, Barcelona are still intending to go ahead with their planned pursuit of Coutinho when the mid-season transfer window opens, and will make a colossal €120 million offer. Coutinho celebrates scoring for Liverpool . 'I know him as a person and as a player because I played with him, but everyone knows what Coutinho can contribute .

Sports Josh Gordon says 'real work begins now' after returning to Browns
Author: 0 Josh Gordon says 'real work begins now' after returning to Browns

He can return to practice on November 20 and is eligible to play in his first regular season game since 2014 on December 3 at the LA Chargers. "For me, that's always been my goal, and it's just been re-affirmed for me time and time again and now being back in the situation to do it, I plan on seeing it through".

Sports Lonzo Ball: No word from LiAngelo amid situation in China
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball: No word from LiAngelo amid situation in China

Earlier this week, LaVar told reporters that the situation "ain't that big a deal," but has been uncharacteristically quiet since. The players will not participate in the Pac-12 China Game against Georgia Tech , according to UCLA coach Steve Alford.

Sports Former Packers TE Martellus Bennett claimed off waivers by Patriots
Author: 0 Former Packers TE Martellus Bennett claimed off waivers by Patriots

The brother of Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, who has sat on the bench during the national anthem before Seattle's games this year, he shares his sibling's penchant for outspoken social commentary. New England decided against bringing Bennett back as a free agent this past spring after acquiring fellow tight end Dwayne Allen from the Colts. "I think that will happen before my body gives out".

Sports Packers cut TE Bennett
Author: 0 Packers cut TE Bennett

By the afternoon, Bennett had been cut by the Packers. The veteran tight end made waves last week when he indicated through his Instagram account that he was likely to retire after the 2017 season . "The 6'6" TE struggled to adjust to the offensive scheme in Green Bay, as in seven games he only recorded 24 receptions for 233 yards and no touchdowns, and developed an issue with drops that he never seemed to recover from.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo angry at Real Madrid teammate for celebration snub
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo angry at Real Madrid teammate for celebration snub

That's potentially indicative of the fact Ronaldo has only found the back of the net on one occasion in the Spanish top flight so far this season. While the FIFA Men's Best Player has scored six goals in four games in the Champions League, he's been woefully out of form domestically - managing just one goal in seven La Liga outings.

Sports Clemson continues to excel in NCAA Graduation Success rate
Author: 0 Clemson continues to excel in NCAA Graduation Success rate

The Division I Board of Directors created the GSR in response to Division I college and university presidents who wanted data that more accurately reflected the mobility of college students than the federal graduation rate. Six teams have a 100 percent GSR: men's fencing, rifle, pistol, men's volleyball, women's tennis and women's volleyball. Individually, 10 of Georgia Tech's 13 sports* have GSRs higher than the national average for their respective sports.

Sports Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott to begin six-game suspension, will not play vs
Author: 0 Cowboys' Ezekiel Elliott to begin six-game suspension, will not play vs

Circuit Court of Appeals in NY on Thursday, meaning his six-game National Football League suspension is back in effect. If the suspension extends beyond this Sunday, (as there is still more legal action pending in the courts) the second-year back would miss three pivotal divisional contests that are scheduled for the next six games.

Sports Vikings Activate Bridgewater, Place Bradford on IR
Author: 0 Vikings Activate Bridgewater, Place Bradford on IR

Andrews performed surgeries on Bradford for torn left ACL injuries in 2013 and 2014. However, an injury to Bradford's knee put him on the shelf for about a month. "Case has done great", Zimmer said. The activation of Bridgewater is a major milestone for the recovery process of the fourth-year quarterback. Mr.

Sports Joshua-Parker: Hearn Will Negotiate Terms Over Next Few Days
Author: 0 Joshua-Parker: Hearn Will Negotiate Terms Over Next Few Days

The "common ground" Hearn speaks of is nearly certainly Parker and Wilder accepting whatever purse they deem fit for a Sky Sports Box Office event, with further PPV revenue around the world (US or New Zealand) to be addressed. Anthony Joshua's next world title fight could be held at Twickenham after the RFU refused to rule out a possible deal with his promoters. "It's the same situation to both of them".

Sports BMW unveils the M3 CS ahead of LA Auto Show debut
Author: 0 BMW unveils the M3 CS ahead of LA Auto Show debut

This is the M3 CS , the last word in "performance sedan". The BMW M3 CS , which can best be described as the recently launched M4 CS's slightly more sensible twin brother, offers all of the same limited edition spills and automotive thrills as the M4, but throws two extra doors into the mix so that it's even easier to share the driving fun with the rest of the family.

Sports Former Appling County standout Byron Buxton wins MLB Gold Glove Award
Author: 0 Former Appling County standout Byron Buxton wins MLB Gold Glove Award

Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman is golden. Cain has never won a Gold Glove. Voting for the Rawlings Platinum Glove Award, is now online at www.rawlings.com . Barnhart committed his only error of the season in his 53rd appearance behind the plate (7/7 at Ari, SB/E2). LeMahieu snared a Gold Glove for the second time.

Sports India vs New Zealand, 3rd T20I: Meet Team India's Boy Band Members
Author: 0 India vs New Zealand, 3rd T20I: Meet Team India's Boy Band Members

The Kiwis needed 68 runs to win the match in 8 overs but the likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar (1/18), Jasprit Bumrah (2/9) and Yuzvendra Chahal (0/8) bowled exceptionally well under pressure to restrict the Kiwis. "The batting unit has a really nice balance to it", Williamson said. Openers Martin Guptill and the risky Colin Munro never got going and were dismissed cheaply.

Sports Josh Gordon: 'A bunch of guys smoke weed before the game'
Author: 0 Josh Gordon: 'A bunch of guys smoke weed before the game'

He said a "bunch" of players smoke marijuana before games and he would take "the biggest bong rip I could". Wide receiver Josh Gordon was as promising a talent as any in the recent history of the NFL . 'It was like: You're never going back to f***ing work ever if you can't figure out how to live. Because at this point in time, the trajectory, you're going to die.

Sports Giants reinstate CB Janoris Jenkins after he week suspension
Author: 0 Giants reinstate CB Janoris Jenkins after he week suspension

Jenkins failed to notify the Giants of his whereabouts and thus was suspended by Ben McAdoo . The Giants on Tuesday announced they have reinstated the cornerback from a brief suspension. Jenkins did not play in the 51-17 loss to the Rams and lost $758,823 - one game check off his 2017 base salary of $12.9 million. The Giants are 1-7 this season.

Sports Suns deal Bledsoe to Bucks for Monroe, 2 picks
Author: 0 Suns deal Bledsoe to Bucks for Monroe, 2 picks

Bledsoe is not expected to suit up for the Bucks on Tuesday night against Cleveland, as the plan is for him to meet with the team on Wednesday in San Antonito, according to ESPN's Dave McMenamin . After a trade request earlier this season, the Phoenix Suns appear on the verge of completing a trade. However, Bledsoe owners are happy just to have him back in action.

Sports Goes From Bad To Worse For David Luiz After Terrible News
Author: 0 Goes From Bad To Worse For David Luiz After Terrible News

After a third straight Stamford Bridge win over ex-Blues boss Jose Mourinho's United, Conte's men moved to within a point of secondplaced United - nine behind Manchester City . Speaking after the match, Conte insisted the decision was tactical and had been vindicated by Christensen's performance. Maybe in the future I can decide in a different way, or continue in this way.

Sports Struggling West Ham fires Bilic, lines up Moyes as new coach
Author: 0 Struggling West Ham fires Bilic, lines up Moyes as new coach

Moyes has struggled to reestablish himself since his scathing experience at Manchester United and failed to keep Sunderland in the Premier League last season. "We are all here to do the job and get West Ham in the correct position and move up the table". "We need their support". He will be telling us what he thinks we need.

Sports Wenger: Referee decisions making Manchester City
Author: 0 Wenger: Referee decisions making Manchester City "unstoppable" this season

We put a lot of effort in and at 2-1 I thought we could come back. The third goal was the killer. I am disappointed. You can accept it if City win in a normal way, they are a good side, but the way it happened is unacceptable. It will be hard. It will be hard this season, the way they have started the quality they have, but you never know. But you never know. "If on top of that at home they have decisions for them like that, they will be unstoppable".

Sports Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans hit with suspension
Author: 0 Tampa Bay Buccaneers WR Mike Evans hit with suspension

One step at a time but get ready to dance, New Orleans . There was the orthopedic surgeon precision of Drew Brees (22 of 27 passing for 263 yards and two touchdowns) melded with the now fearful duo of Mark Ingram and Alvin Kamara , who combined for 145 yards rushing plus 86 yards and a touchdown receiving.

Sports Why Emenalo Finally Quit Chelsea
Author: 0 Why Emenalo Finally Quit Chelsea

Speculation continues to mount as to why exactly Emenalo ended his association with the club, with various angles such as a power struggle with Antonio Conte and Marina Granovskaia, and a potential job opening elsewhere doing rounds in the press but from Emenalo's quotes, one thing seems to be clear - his tenure at Chelsea had run its course.