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Sports Two questioned after Springbok Naka Drotské is shot three times
Author: 0 Two questioned after Springbok Naka Drotské is shot three times

He played for the Bloemfontein-based Cheetahs and Pretoria-based Bulls in South Africa and also had a spell with the London Irish club in England. "We wish (Naka) him a speedy recovery", South African Rugby said on its Twitter feed. An SA Rugby spokesperson De Jongh Borchardt gave his reaction "When something like this happens to any South African it is sad and we wish Naka a speedy recovery and our thoughts and prayers are with their families".

Sports How to qualify for soccer's 2020 European Championship
Author: 0 How to qualify for soccer's 2020 European Championship

Herzog said: "The first 25 minutes was exactly what we trained in the last couple of days". In the top-tier League A, Final Four host Portugal ended the group stage with a 1-1 home draw against relegated Poland , while Sweden gained promotion from League B by defeating visiting Russian Federation 2-0.

Sports New Zealand dominate in Dubai
Author: 0 New Zealand dominate in Dubai

The U.S. was caught napping and Collier lumbered 60 meters to the posts. Fiji hit back through Apenisa Cakaubalavu, but then couldn't contain Baker just before half-time when he shrugged off two players on the outside. A crucial turn over in the last play of the game by debutant Scott Gregory secured the 7-5 victory, and was also awarded the UL Mark of Excellence as "Moment of the Tournament".

Sports Maurizio Sarri rates Alvaro Morata form at Chelsea FC
Author: 0 Maurizio Sarri rates Alvaro Morata form at Chelsea FC

Although an injury to Cesar Azpilicueta is probably his only realistic route into Chelsea's first choice eleven, he is a pretty solid, albeit not overly inspiring, backup. Giroud did impress against Spurs, scoring Chelsea's only goal and should start. While Sarri did not highlight any potential lineup changes or fitness issues, he did choose to shed some light on what he thinks of Ranieri's sides , with Fulham coming to visit on Sunday.

Sports Kawhi Leonard Signs Sneaker Deal With New Balance
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard Signs Sneaker Deal With New Balance

It is unclear if he will have a signature shoe, but he will be the highest-profile player New Balance has on its roster. Yahoo just chose to go after the New Balance company as a whole. The per-year figure from New Balance would rank among the top-15 shoe deals in the National Basketball Association, according to ESPN. Kawhi Leonard and New Balance are the ideal match.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: It's unfair to compare us with past Manchester United sides

The Portuguese therefore accepts that any additions to his squad may have to be below the elite level - although he expects minimal movement at United in the January transfer window. "The transfer market is very hard unless the clubs want to go to what I call insane numbers". " I think Toby's a brilliant player and he loves Tottenham ", Hazard told Express Sport .

Sports Brahim Diaz controls his Man City future, says Pep Guardiola
Author: 0 Brahim Diaz controls his Man City future, says Pep Guardiola

We want to extend his contract for four or five years and we'll do absolutely everything to keep him here but as I said before it's in his hands. We want him to stay and we have done everything we can to take care of him but in the end ... While Chelsea are confident they will not be forced into a player cull as a result of the new rules, Guardiola admitted Fifa's rule changes would force a major rethink at City.

Sports Fury and Wilder separated during heated final press conference
Author: 0 Fury and Wilder separated during heated final press conference

But as part of the agreement for this fight with Wilder, the ring will be 20ft. 'I speak in terms of, "I am. Fury v Wilder: Trainer reveals INCREDIBLE act of generosity from Fury Fury v Wilder: Reason why Fury will not be sponsored by betting outlet 'I said, 'You send me the contract, I will not decline".

Sports Liverpool's Mohamed Salah doesn't scare Lucas Digne in Merseyside derby
Author: 0 Liverpool's Mohamed Salah doesn't scare Lucas Digne in Merseyside derby

Liverpool's three-man midfield of Georginio Wijnaldum, Jordan Henderson and James Milner came in for widespread criticism following the 2-1 defeat to Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Wednesday night. Adam Lallana was due to resume training on Thursday after recovering from a muscle injury but the midfielder is unlikely to be risked against Everton while Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is obviously still out as he continues his rehabilitation from knee surgery.

Sports Cameroon stripped of right to host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations
Author: 0 Cameroon stripped of right to host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

It will communicate openly and transparently on the process and subsequent decision", the press statement from the continent's football ruling body revealed. Meanwhile, it is highly probable that Morocco and South Africa will replace Cameroon in hosting the event. Moroccan sports television channel Arriyadia said that CAF has "officially" stripped Cameroon of the rights.

Sports Chiefs Kareem Hunt Attacks and Kicks Woman in Hotel Hallway
Author: 0 Chiefs Kareem Hunt Attacks and Kicks Woman in Hotel Hallway

One of Hunt's friends said that incident started after they found out that the woman, a student at Kent State, was only 19 years old. After she strikes him in the face, he shoves her again and later pushes another man into her, knocking the woman to the ground.

Sports Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu to host Copa Libertadores final second leg
Author: 0 Real Madrid's Santiago Bernabeu to host Copa Libertadores final second leg

Visiting fans were prohibited from attending the two-legged final when it was staged in Argentina. The game between the Argentine archrivals, originally to be hosted by River, was scheduled for November 24 but had to be postponed due to crowd trouble near the Monumental stadium in Buenos Aires that left fans and several Boca players injured.

Sports Schmidt to step down after World Cup, Farrell replaces him
Author: 0 Schmidt to step down after World Cup, Farrell replaces him

O'Gara is now assistant coach to Scott Robertson at the Crusaders, and while he's happy with his role in New Zealand , he says "one phone call can change anything". While Hansen was expected to step down at some point in time, it has now been proposed by former Irish global Alan Quinlan that he will be promoted into a newly created Director of Rugby role with NZR.

Sports Langer stresses on ‘fair process to reintegrate Smith, Warner
Author: 0 Langer stresses on ‘fair process to reintegrate Smith, Warner

While Langer denied that it was a deliberate move on his part to meet with Smith and Warner separately, he stated that it would take plenty of time - now both players know that their bans will be upheld in full - to reintegrate them. The Australian bowling attack is still one of the best in the world and will pose a major threat to the fragile and under-confident Indian batting line-up.

Sports Barcelona's Lionel Messi calls 'rehearsed' Gerard Pique goal 'a lie'
Author: 0 Barcelona's Lionel Messi calls 'rehearsed' Gerard Pique goal 'a lie'

De Jong grabbed a consolation goal for the home fans with an 83rd-minute header to set up a frenetic late assault, but despite pouring forward in the closing minutes PSV could not find an equalizer. We are very much content, ' the Barcelona captain said. Valverde, though, was extremely satisfied with another three points as Barca wrapped up top spot in Group B with a game to spare - they host Tottenham in their final game at Camp Nou on December 11.

Sports LeBron Reveals What College Coach He Wants His Son To Play For
Author: 0 LeBron Reveals What College Coach He Wants His Son To Play For

We were not allowing them to get any shots. When president of basketball operations Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka took over, they started "Genius Talks" where the most successful individuals in different industries visit the UCLA Health Training Center.

Sports Girl's Letter to Steph Curry Changed How Under Armour Sells His Shoes
Author: 0 Girl's Letter to Steph Curry Changed How Under Armour Sells His Shoes

The Curry signature line does cater to boys, even boasting separate models for grade school and preschool - given that a large part of Curry's market is condensed to young kids that have grown up idolizing the nine-year marksman. We are correcting this now!" I want to make sure you can wear my kicks proudly - so I am going to send you a pair of Curry 5s now AND you'll be one of the first kids to get the Curry 6.

Sports Arsenal vs. Vorskla Poltava to go ahead
Author: 0 Arsenal vs. Vorskla Poltava to go ahead

The governing body announced on Tuesday evening that the match had been moved from Poltava to the capital, 185 miles away, because of safety concerns after martial law was declared in some regions of Ukraine . But Emery has kept both Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette at home - leaving 19-year-old Eddie Nketiah as his main strike option. Mkhitaryan is also back in Ukraine, where he spent three seasons with Shakhtar Donetsk before joining Borussia Dortmund in 2013.

Sports PSG Neymar 'playacting' frustrating - Liverpool's Andrew Robertson
Author: 0 PSG Neymar 'playacting' frustrating - Liverpool's Andrew Robertson

Jurgen does an unbelievable job, he is an unbelievable trainer and you can see his input and his achievement in three and a half years", Tuchel told a news conference. MF Adrien Rabiot, NR - He was not lacking commitment when he was given five minutes towards the end and mucked in with everybody else as things got feisty.

Sports Kawhi Leonard responds to Gregg Popovich’s comments
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard responds to Gregg Popovich’s comments

Josh Richardson scored 19 points and Bam Adebayo had 16 points and career-high 21 rebounds in the loss. "The rebounds don't matter unless you come out with a W", Adebayo said. G Tyler Johnson (right hamstring) sat for the third straight game. Wade made the Toronto stop on his farewell tour a memorable one, scoring 35 points to top the Heat (7-12), and making things interesting down the stretch.

Sports Former Blue Jays star Josh Donaldson signs with the Braves
Author: 0 Former Blue Jays star Josh Donaldson signs with the Braves

He also had three home runs and seven RBIs in 50 at-bats. In signing a short-term deal, Donaldson will intend to prove he can stay healthy. General manager Alex Anthopoulos attended the news conference for McCann but did not comment on the signing of Donaldson.

Sports The Cavaliers Have Traded Kyle Korver To The Jazz
Author: 0 The Cavaliers Have Traded Kyle Korver To The Jazz

The Jazz (9-12) have been determined to thrust themselves out of an early-season malaise and pursued Korver to deepen their ability to spread the floor with their shooting. "I'm someone who takes pride in shooting the ball, and I'm sure I can learn a lot from him, what he does to prepare, and from what I know of his game, he's great moving without the ball", Allen said .

Sports Emery respects UEFA decision to move Europa League clash
Author: 0 Emery respects UEFA decision to move Europa League clash

It was due to take place in Kiev due to security concerns, UEFA had announced, but the Ukraine side say they can not guarantee the match will be played. We were waiting for this decision but with respect'. It is not easy for Vorskla or for UEFA, this decision. "It's not changing a lot to play here".

Sports Discovery's GolfTV signs up Tiger Woods
Author: 0 Discovery's GolfTV signs up Tiger Woods

I've always been focused on my own game and this experience can help players everywhere. "There's a precedent for guys having a lot of success in their 40s and I feel I now have a chance to do something in my 40s". Full live PGA Tour coverage via GOLFTV will be rolled out market by market in accordance to rights activation dates, staggered from 2019 until 2024, 2022 in the case of the UK & Ireland.

Sports Roma Vs. Real Madrid Live Stream
Author: 0 Roma Vs. Real Madrid Live Stream

After CSKA Moscow's defeat to Viktoria Plzen early on Tuesday, Roma and Real Madrid sealed qualification into the round of 16 without even kicking the ball. "Every player wants to play, but you have to work hard", Marcelo said. The Wales global told Viasport afterwards that there had been frustration in the Madrid dressing room at half-time, with Solari stressing the need to just keep playing their natural game.

Sports Liverpool dealt blow before Champions League clash against Paris Saint-Germain
Author: 0 Liverpool dealt blow before Champions League clash against Paris Saint-Germain

As I said, they took the risk in these situations and then with the speed they have, it is not really to defend. "I look like a bad loser, but I don't care". The win lifts Spurs level on points with Inter (ahead via tiebreaker), but they have to go to an already-qualified Barcelona in the group finale, while Inter is at home against last-place PSV.

Sports Boston Celtics clear favorites to sign Anthony Davis
Author: 0 Boston Celtics clear favorites to sign Anthony Davis

That does not mean it is a certainty, because @Celtics can give up much, much more ... and it all depends on whether the @PelicansNBA are able to beef up their roster between now and February. Real Plus-Minus is an estimate of a player's impact at each end of the floor, expressed as a point differential per 100 possessions, based on both box score statistics and on-off splits.

Sports Italian city Genoa offers to host Copa Libertadores final
Author: 0 Italian city Genoa offers to host Copa Libertadores final

Fearing more fan violence, organisers have decided that the postponed Copa Libertadores final between Argentine rivals River Plate and Boca Juniors should be played in another country. Boca captain Pablo Perez was taken to hospital with cuts to his eye and several other players suffered lacerations caused by shards of glass from broken windows.

Sports Georgia Bulldogs move into No. 4 spot in CFP rankings
Author: 0 Georgia Bulldogs move into No. 4 spot in CFP rankings

Georgia has the most hard path to the playoff, however, as they are faced with the unfortunate task of taking on Alabama in the SEC title game. Georgia, Oklahoma and Ohio State appear to be vying for the fourth spot behind the top three, barring weekend upsets.

Sports Kante criticised by Sarri for trying to 'solve the match' against Tottenham
Author: 0 Kante criticised by Sarri for trying to 'solve the match' against Tottenham

He was the PFA players' player of the year in 2016-17 and also starred in that role for France as they lifted the World Cup in Russian Federation last summer. Chelsea turn their attention to the Europa League on Thursday, knowing that a point against PAOK at home will secure top spot in Group L. "Like I said, we didn't play well.

Author: 0 Markelle Fultz's Shoulder Exams To Continue Through Wednesday

Markelle Fultz will have his right shoulder examined through Wednesday in NY. In recent weeks, the Sixers stopped listening to trade overtures on McConnell, sources said, a reflection of the fact that the organization knows it'll be leaning more heavily on McConnell now.

Sports Watch Chuck Liddell vs Tito Ortiz 3 Live Stream Video on Fite
Author: 0 Watch Chuck Liddell vs Tito Ortiz 3 Live Stream Video on Fite

The ill-advised pay-per-view bout, promoted by boxing legend Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy MMA, turned out to be more sad and hard to watch than a fight between two legends with a combined age of 91 even sounds on paper. You're not taking eight years off, coming back in my cage and trying to stop me. "I was ready for this fight", Liddell said. Ortiz lost to Liddell via knockout in 2004 and '06, in a rivalry that helped build the sport.

Sports Manchester United players ignoring my instructions - Jose Mourinho
Author: 0 Manchester United players ignoring my instructions - Jose Mourinho

The United manager stopped short of using such cutting soundbites on the eve of the Young Boys encounter but shed a light on the issues he faces. [Victor will have a] scan tomorrow, but by the experience of the medical department and the feelings of the player, he has a muscular problem and a muscular problem takes time, revealed Mourinho at his pre-match press conference .

Sports Burnley vs Newcastle delayed by half an hour due to medical emergency
Author: 0 Burnley vs Newcastle delayed by half an hour due to medical emergency

There is still a long race ahead but we are doing well and hopefully we can continue that. The Clarets are now 17th in the league after 12 matches, picking up two wins, three draws and suffering seven defeats. "There was an unlucky goal and then a poor goal", Dyche, whose side have conceded 15 times in five games, told Sky Sports . "But in the end we won and he did a great job so even missing this chance, it's not his position, so I have to congratulate everyone".

Sports UNC reportedly hiring back Mack Brown
Author: 0 UNC reportedly hiring back Mack Brown

With Larry Fedora out as head coach of the University of North Carolina football team , a familiar face is coming back, sources confirmed to Inside Carolina . His last five years were spent as an ESPN college football analyst. Brown will be asked to deliver success on the field but also to establish (or in some cases reestablish) relationships that can help generate energy and resources that can improve the football program.

Sports Bengals have a hilarious Marvin Lewis-Hue Jackson coaching plan
Author: 0 Bengals have a hilarious Marvin Lewis-Hue Jackson coaching plan

The Cincinnati Bengals certainly witnessed the power of the new-look Browns first-hand, as they went down 28-0 after one half of play. Mayfield admitted after the game he wasn't happy with Jackson taking a job with the Bengals. " Baker Mayfield needs to grow up", Woody said. "Good try though buddy". Jackson was on the Bengals' sideline for their game against Cleveland on Sunday, which the Browns dominated to the tune of a 35-20 victory.

Sports James explains why he wanted Lakers to sign McGee
Author: 0 James explains why he wanted Lakers to sign McGee

I have a great coaching staff, great teammates pushing me every day". "But I really want to see him in New York City". The Lakers were guilty of a season-high 24 turnovers and although only 10 of those resulted in assists, James warned they can ill afford to be so sloppy.

Sports Fernando Alonso bids 'special' F1 farewell ahead of his hardest challenge
Author: 0 Fernando Alonso bids 'special' F1 farewell ahead of his hardest challenge

Two-time champion Alonso was the star of the show at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix has he brought the curtain down on his F1 career after 17 years in the sport. "And, two or three years ago, in the same place, it was his last race and no-one had all the things that I have received this weekend. I don't feel I will miss another driver, but the sport will miss him and I will miss him from the sport".