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by | October 15, 2018 | 20:56

Coric said neck pain nearly caused him to skip playing in Shanghai . "I am just very pleased with that part of my game and with the overall results". "Against that kind of player, you need something to hold on to", he said. Djokovic , 31, now has 18 consecutive wins since losing at the Rogers Cup on 10 August and the Serb will replace Federer as world number two on Monday.

by | October 15, 2018 | 18:27

The Belgian has gone six consecutive matches without a goal for United, although his double in Friday's 2-1 victory over Switzerland will fuel hopes that he can get back to goalscoring ways upon his return to Old Trafford this week. "It's a tough group, but United want to finish top of it". United will be hoping to maintain their unbeaten start to life in Group H, although Mourinho's men would have to do something that no other club has done so far this season: prevent Juventus from winning.

by | October 14, 2018 | 23:50

Though he's scored 11 goals in as many games for Barcelona this season, the five-time Ballon d'Or victor has made himself unavailable for selection for the time-being and Maradona believes there needs to be less pressure on him before he's back in the fold.

by | October 14, 2018 | 23:38

Tottenham's Harry Kane is constantly a man in the spotlight and some have criticised him for his form at the beginning of the season. In front of the empty stands, Marcus Rashford missed two glorious chances to exact England a small measure of revenge for missing out on the World Cup final to Croatia 93 days ago in Moscow.

by | October 09, 2018 | 08:16

Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari need to overturn a 50-point deficit with only five races remaining and Mercedes' early pace at Suzuka suggested the fight for supremacy this season could be about to reach a tipping point. "I think you can always do something [unusual with strategy], the question is whether it works", he said. "But I just came here with the mindset, 'Okay I know where I want to get the auto'".

by | October 09, 2018 | 07:55

Modric, a World Cup runner-up with Croatia , beat Juventus' Ronaldo and Salah to win the Federation Internationale de Football Association prize last month after Messi was surprisingly left off the final three-man list. Four goalkeepers are also among the 30 - Thibaut Courtois of Belgium and Real Madrid , Liverpool and Brazil stopper Alisson Becker, Tottenham's France World Cup victor Hugo Lloris and Atletico's Jan Oblak .

by | October 09, 2018 | 07:42

Their last nine opponents averaged only 5.1 first-half points. He opened the game with a insane stat line: He threw 2-for-2 for 123 yards and two touchdowns. Alabama receiver Jerry Jeudy looked like the fastest player on the field as he caught 4 passes for 135 yards and 2 touchdowns. They need to be able to make adjustments in the game better.

by | October 09, 2018 | 06:08

In all, Price was charged with three runs on three hits and two walks in 1 2/3 innings - the shortest playoff start of his career, and tied with Roger Clemens for the shortest in Red Sox postseason history. After a pair of back-to-back walks to Gleyber Torres and Brett Gardner , Andrew McCutchen got in on the fun, too, this time with an RBI single that inflated the Yankees' lead to 3-0.

by | October 08, 2018 | 10:27

Ryu twirled seven shutout innings of four-hit ball against the Atlanta Braves and helped the Dodgers to a 6-0 win to open the National League Division Series (NLDS) at Dodger Stadium on Thursday. "But, you know, it was just a situation there you get behind against a guy like that, we were just trying to try and stop the bleeding there a little bit".

by | October 08, 2018 | 09:31

England will face Croatia in the UEFA Nations League behind closed doors in Rijeka on October 12, when the World Cup finalists will complete a stadium ban handed down after having a swastika on their pitch in 2015. "Every day you drive through the gates of St George's Park and you feel like you're making a difference to English football". "The job remains an incredible privilege and a true honour".

by | October 08, 2018 | 08:44

Guardiola had substituted Sergio Agüero, the normal penalty taker, and relayed a message via the left back Benjamin Mendy that Mahrez should step forward and not Jesus. Fulham , who equalised through Andre Schurrle, have the worst defensive record in the Premier League and have now conceded 21 goals this season.

by | October 07, 2018 | 01:02

The first one qas a lovely first time finish off a cross by BONUCCI and DYBALA made it look easy as he gave Juventus the 1-0 lead. Juventus nearly doubled its lead 10 minutes later as Young Boys goalkeeper David von Ballmoos could only parry Federico Bernardeschi's effort but it was cleared for a corner.

by | October 05, 2018 | 08:44

India's Prithvi Shaw celebrates after scoring fifty runs on the first day of the first cricket test against West Indies . Virender Sehwag, who is well known for his cheeky posts on Twitter, showered praises on the youngster and wrote:"It's been the Shaw show".

by | October 04, 2018 | 12:55

The AL wild-card game will be in the Bronx, where the New York Yankees bats have always felt at home. NY became the first team to get at least 20 home runs from all nine spots in the batting order. NY has hit six home runs in the first two games of the series. Cora would not say Wednesday who the final picks for the bullpen would be. "If he's not your MVP, I don't know who is", said Martinez, who will also be in the running, along with Mike Trout, Jose Ramirez and Alex Bregman.

by | October 04, 2018 | 10:55

Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo and the Cubs begin the doubleheader drama when they host Milwaukee for the NL Central crown. The Cubs move to the NL Wild Card Game, and Jon Lester* will get the start. Defending World Series champion Houston opens the ALDS against Cleveland. The left-hander, who helped the Nationals win four division titles in the last six seasons, scattered three hits.

by | October 04, 2018 | 07:27

Messi put matters to rest just before full-time after a bad giveaway from the Tottenham defence left the Barca talisman alone with only Lloris to beat and he made no mistake, tucking the ball into the bottom right corner to seal the points.

by | October 03, 2018 | 11:23

He last pitched September 23 and came away with a no-decision in Washington's 8-6 loss to the New York Mets after giving up five hits, four walks and three runs in 3 1/3 innings with two strikeouts. Chicago hit back to level in the fifth inning when Anthony Rizzo blasted a solo home run into right field to make it 1-1. In Monday's other tie-breaker game, the Brewers sealed their first divisional title since 2011 with a tense 3-1 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field.

by | October 03, 2018 | 11:07

I disagree with Luke Shaw's comments and don't truly believe that was everything he wanted to say. There was measurably more effort exerted from Jose Mourinho's men as they seemed hungry for goals throughout the encounter but seemed unable to actualise it.

by | October 03, 2018 | 10:49

Tottenham could take on Barcelona on Wednesday night with up to seven first team players missing through injury as the north London side battle against an injury crisis before the global break. We can only focus on Barcelona and then see at the end of the season. "I'm sure Barcelona want to bounce back but it's our chance to stop them and win four games in a row, which would be great momentum for us".

by | October 03, 2018 | 09:42

Hernandez, who is a key player for Leeds and has been playing well for Marcelo Bielsa's side this season, believes that Valencia will win against United away from home at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening. After defeats against Derby County and West Ham United, Jose Mourinho is now under serious pressure ahead of the club's Champions League tie against Valencia.

by | October 03, 2018 | 08:39

Using Hendricks for more than an inning might take him out of play for a potential NLDS opener Thursday in Milwaukee. Chicago will trot out its veteran southpaw to start as Jon Lester will toe the rubber on Tuesday night. Then it is on to the World Series starting October 23. Dahl, a left-handed hitter, hit third during the final two weeks of the regular season - he recently had a five-game home run streak - including during Monday's tiebreaker game, but he has been moved down the ...

by | October 02, 2018 | 13:32

Seattle Seahawks safety Earl Thomas suffered a lower leg fracture in Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals , according to the team. Thomas was injured while covering Chad Williams, who caught a 22-yard touchdown pass from Josh Rosen to tie the game at 17-all.

by | October 02, 2018 | 13:32

But he said he hopes they can respect their business and plans to talk with the team upon his arrival. "If I was him, I'd be pissed off". Bell issued his vow on Instagram in the comments section of ESPN's post about Thomas being carted off the field.

by | October 01, 2018 | 08:45

The victor of the NL West tiebreaker will play the Braves in the NLDS and host Game 1 on Thursday. That pressure-packed matchup will also include the loser of the Dodgers-Rockies tiebreaker, which starts at 3:09 p.m. If the Rockies LOSE against the Dodgers they have to play against either the Milwaukee Brewers or the Chicago Cubs in a one-off Wild Card game.

by | October 01, 2018 | 08:31

Lionel Messi's importance to Barcelona does not diminish with the passing of the years - they go into Wednesday's Champions League group game with Tottenham relying on him more than ever, Daily Mail reports. However, Ter Stegen explained that Barcelona's reaction to the shock defeat was born out of frustration at their own performance as they gave up two goals in 68 seconds after half-time to lose 2-1.

by | September 30, 2018 | 04:47

Chelsea will be eyeing a third-straight win over Liverpool across all competitions when they entertain them in the Premier League on Saturday evening. "Other players will come in, Jorginho, Kante and all these boys". Klopp gave Fabinho his first start and put together a back five consisting of former first team members; Dejan Lovren, Joel Matip, Alberto Moreno, Nathaniel Clyne & Simon Mignolet.

by | September 30, 2018 | 02:54

Leno made saves from Troy Deeney, Andre Gray and Isaac Success and to preserve the clean sheet to help Arsenal beat Watford and secure a seventh successive win in all competitions. "They are a very organised team and very competitive, finding their best performance". Both teams charged into action in the first half, creating a string of chances at each end.

by | September 28, 2018 | 09:45

The England worldwide is yet to start a league match this campaign but did score after coming on as a substitute against West Ham last month. However, Emery insists the 27-year-old has proved himself enough to dislodge them ahead of this weekend's clash with Watford.

by | September 28, 2018 | 08:25

In fact, Mourinho is odds-on to be the first big ego to leave the club, at ¼ whilst Pogba is 5/2 to be the first one to leave. Will it be Pogba or Mourinho who is first to buckle? The Guinea global last played professionally for Sparta Rotterdam, his appearance in a 1-0 defeat to ADO Den Haag on April 23, 2017 being his final game for the club.

by | September 28, 2018 | 06:30

Opposing teams still aren't convinced that Minnesota Timberwolves head coach and president of basketball operations Tom Thibodeau is willing to trade All-Star swingman Jimmy Butler , according to a report from ESPN . When Butler first made his trade demand last week, only the Clippers, Nets and Knicks were on his list. Both sides reportedly gained zero traction following preliminary talks, with Philadelphia now completely out of the running for Butler, sources told The Athletic's ...