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Sport Alvaro Morata follows Eden Hazard's orders to help Chelsea thrash Stoke City
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata follows Eden Hazard's orders to help Chelsea thrash Stoke City

MF Victor Moses, 7 - An industrious performance on the right flank, Moses worked the channel well making some probing runs and, pleasingly, the Nigeria global looked equally capable in defence. Costa without the attitude, in other words. For Stoke boss Mark Hughes , the concerns are two-fold ahead of Saturday's game. Costa also contributed to eight goals in his first six games, suggesting that Chelsea have lost nothing of their potency since his departure.

Sport Neymar 'Apologises To PSG Team-mates After Rowing With Cavani
Author: 0 Neymar 'Apologises To PSG Team-mates After Rowing With Cavani

The Brazilian was left out of the squad, to recover fully from a toe problem, ahead of next week's Champions League clash against Bayern Munich. It looked like the squabble between Paris Saint-Germain stars Neymar and Edinson Cavani was going to end in tears, following their clash over who should take a penalty kick.

Sport West Ham United vs Tottenham Hotspur - betting tips and predictions
Author: 0 West Ham United vs Tottenham Hotspur - betting tips and predictions

The striker pulled off the back of Moussa Sissoko expertly in the second half to head home, and almost found the back of the net once more, finding an inch on Davinson Sanchez to get a shot away which Hugo Lloris could only parry away. "He deserved all the praise and our decision (paid off) to be courageous and give him the possibility to play in a club like Tottenham when you fight for big things".

Author: 0 Jesse Lingard reveals 'secret targets' with Marcus Rashford at Manchester United

Anthony Martial was one of the stars of the show as Manchester United stormed into the fourth round of the EFL Cup on Wednesday night. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes English sides would be fresher and fare better in European competitions, if the Carabao Cup was eliminated from the football calendar.

Sport Winners and losers in the Trump administration's leaked national monuments report
Author: 0 Winners and losers in the Trump administration's leaked national monuments report

Other national monuments Zinke is recommending be reduced, according to the memo , are Nevada's Gold Butte , Oregon's Cascade-Siskiyou and two marine monuments in the Pacific Ocean, a The Washington Post article says. National monuments are federal areas - usually owned by the U.S. Forest Service, Bureau of Land Management, Fish and Wildlife Service or National Park Service - where presidents use their executive authority to provide protections, including bans on oil and gas ...

Sport Klopp backs misfiring Liverpool forwards after Burnley failings
Author: 0 Klopp backs misfiring Liverpool forwards after Burnley failings

The game against Leicester is a great opportunity to bring in some new faces and inject renewed energy into the side. "I would love to but I'm not sure the world is ready for such a insane decision", said Klopp sarcastically when asked if Ward would be involved, according to the Liverpool Echo .

Author: 0 Upset Liverpool boss Klopp name-checks back four for Burnley goal

Liverpool continued to dominate and Burnley rediscovered their resilience to frustrate them. And despite the German's protestations, the Clarets provided more evidence for the case against the defence. "So we knew it was going to be frustrating and then it kept on going that way, the goalkeeper's made some magnificent saves today and we've just not got the rub of the green".

Sport Panthers win ugly, 9-3, over Buffalo
Author: 0 Panthers win ugly, 9-3, over Buffalo

Olsen had to be carted to the sideline after rejoining the Panthers in the second half. Both the Bills and Panthers are coming off of Week 1 victories. He caught one pass for 10 yards in the game before leaving. Shortly after the start of the second half, it was revealed he would not return to the game.

Author: 0 Guardiola resigned to Real Madrid's designs on City star

In fact, the Manchester City boss has Vincent Kompany the only absentee from his squad, with the club captain recovering from a calf injury. But Guardiola , whose side travel to Watford on Saturday, has been quick to knock back any idea of a fallout and says the Ivorian will be a key figure for his team this season.

Sport Singapore F1 Grand Prix 2017
Author: 0 Singapore F1 Grand Prix 2017

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo holds the single lap record in-race in Singapore and was a standout on the first day of practice. Iswaran also explained why Singapore has agreed only a four-year deal, even though the previous contract extension was for five years.

Sport Cincinnati Bengals fire offensive coordinator Ken Zampese
Author: 0 Cincinnati Bengals fire offensive coordinator Ken Zampese

Zampese , who came to the team 15 seasons ago as the quarterbacks coach, will be replaced by Bill Lazor , the team's current quarterbacks coach. The Bengals are the first team to fail to score a touchdown in their first two games at home since the Eagles in 1939.

Sport HBO Boxing: Canelo vs. Golovkin Results
Author: 0 HBO Boxing: Canelo vs. Golovkin Results

In his most recent fight against Julio Cesar Chavez Jr ., Alvarez just about made the sport look easy, comfortably controlling the fight for all 12 rounds en-route to a resounding unanimous-decision victory. Through promoter Frank Warren, BoxNation have secured the rights to show the fight in the UK. It's interesting exclusively because, judges and the commissions in boxing have a checkered history when it comes to promotion biases, and in the event of the fight going to decision, one can ...

Sport Barcelona end Philippe Coutinho interest after Champions League blow
Author: 0 Barcelona end Philippe Coutinho interest after Champions League blow

Heaton, 31, is set to be missing for around four months after he sustained the blow in Burnley's 1-0 win over Crystal Palace last weekend and Pope will start at Anfield. "In the first half when we were winning, Liverpool were on the counter-attack and I did something that wasn't right. We cannot take out the City game, but if we could, we have a lot of decent defending performances".

Sport Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan's ceasefire violation kills BSF soldier in Arnia sector
Author: 0 Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan's ceasefire violation kills BSF soldier in Arnia sector

One civilian too has been injured in the incident. Parekh called it a violation of the 2003 ceasefire accord between the nuclear rivals, both of who claim Kashmir in its entirety. "He was shifted to a hospital", the officer said. They should desist from such acts. He said launching pads are there across the border, adding, "in coming days challenges are there but we are ready to face any thing the way we are doing".

Sport LeT commander behind Amarnath Yatra attack killed
Author: 0 LeT commander behind Amarnath Yatra attack killed

On July 12, Security forces had launched a massive hunt to track down Abu Ismail. "As the security forces tightened the cordon, the hiding militants opened fire at the surrounding security forces triggering an encounter". Indian forces have claimed Ismail belonged to Pakistan and was the operations chief of terror outfit Lashkar-e-toiba (LeT). "We killed Abu Qasim, Abu Dujana and now Abu Ismail".

Sport Canelo-GGG: Which knockout artist has the edge?
Author: 0 Canelo-GGG: Which knockout artist has the edge?

At ringside, Roy Jones Jr claimed he'd never seen Alvarez (49-1-1) look better and that he is now ready to face GGG. "That's what I'm happy for". If Canelo Alvarez is to defeat Gennady Golovkin , here's how he can do it. Juan Manuel Marquez exposed Pacquiao years ago and finally got justice when he knocked out his rival in their fourth bout, after years of robberies it was the sweetest of victories and the cherry on top.

Sport Olympic host cities Paris and Los Angeles
Author: 0 Olympic host cities Paris and Los Angeles

Los Angeles protested, and was later selected as host of the 1932 Games. Over the course of 2015 and 2016, however, Hamburg, Rome and Budapest removed themselves from consideration for various reasons, leaving L.A. In the same release, the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo said "I am very proud and moved to bring the Games back to Paris". "I can look people in the eye and say this is a much stronger deal financially", said Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti.

Sport Rebel Wilson Wins $3.6 Million Defamation Payout
Author: 0 Rebel Wilson Wins $3.6 Million Defamation Payout

Most of the damages the Supreme Court of Victoria awarded were to compensate her for significant financial losses incurred in acting roles she may have missed due to the articles. The actress has pledged that she will be giving all the money away to charity and to scholarships and investment into the Australian film industry.

Sport Rampaging City tear Liverpool apart with five goals
Author: 0 Rampaging City tear Liverpool apart with five goals

Mohamed Salah had a couple of good opportunities for Liverpool but if there's one criticism of the Egyption since he arrived at Anfield, it's that he isn't ruthlessness in front of goal, and that was the case here. His decision proved divisive on and off the pitch as even City boss Pep Guardiola was not sure it warranted a red card. "You can't really think about what might happen".

Sport Jose Mourinho storms out of interview over no handshake question; watch video
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho storms out of interview over no handshake question; watch video

MARK HUGHES was rebuffed in a second attempt to shake hands with Jose Mourinho after Saturday's touchline spat. That said, Stoke away was United's sternest test yet and on the balance of play, they passed. "I know after national teams (international matches) there are injuries or fatigue or lack of concentration, and we had a little bit of everything.

Sport Sitharaman to hold daily meeting with service chiefs, Defence Secretary
Author: 0 Sitharaman to hold daily meeting with service chiefs, Defence Secretary

The minister has also chose to hold meetings of the Defence Acquisiton Council, the highest decision making body on defence procurement in the ministry which is chaired by the minister every fortnight. Her predecessors met the chiefs once a week. The focus of the daily meetings would include settling all outstanding land related issues for infrastructure projects and matters relating to welfare of defence personnel and their families.

Author: 0 Welbeck at the double for first time in league for Arsenal

For Arsenal Football Club and its players and fans it was a good day. Yes but I have a selection problem before every game. Too quick to surrender against the stronger sides, too weak to challenge the big boys for the title, but ruthlessly brilliant when it comes to crushing the weaker sides in the Premier League .

Sport Bullet proof vehicles for all police stations in J&K ordered: Rajnath Singh
Author: 0 Bullet proof vehicles for all police stations in J&K ordered: Rajnath Singh

Singh will also visit Naushera in Rajouri district and Jammu district during the four-day visit, they added. "The Congress party wanted to go to all the three regions of the state and hold deliberations with the people, " Mr Azad told reporters here this evening after almost 20 delegations interacted with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh headed high level Congress Policy and Planning Group of Jammu and Kashmir Affairs.

Sport Jamie Murray triumphs in US Open mixed doubles final
Author: 0 Jamie Murray triumphs in US Open mixed doubles final

This was the third time the 24-year-old Chan has failed to clinch a Grand Slam doubles title. "For us, it's like so much fun to go there and play and play in a huge stadium, a lot of people coming out to watch". At Wimbledon Murray and Hingis shared £100,000 while their reward here was $150,000 (about £114,000). Says Keys: "She can buy me drinks, all of the drinks".

Author: 0 Wins Richmond Xfinity Series Race

Earnhardt took the lead on Lap 335 while others in front pitted under green. Other short odds to win this race are Brad Keselowski (+400) and William Byron (+900). He could earn a berth either by winning another regular-season race or accumulating enough points to grab a wild card spot. When top-five speed is as irrelevant in your season as race wins, a night like Saturday can do some good.

Sport Stephens beats Keys to win US Open title
Author: 0 Stephens beats Keys to win US Open title

This was only the second time in the Open era that two women were making their Grand Slam final debuts against each other in NY. At the four Grand Slam tournaments - the Australian Open, the French Open, Wimbledon and the U.S. Her first singles title was in 2015 in Washington. She was ranked just No. 956 in the world when August began, but after a successful month and the Grand Slam victory, she will elevate to No.

Sport James Franklin Says Penn State Win over Pittsburgh Was 'Like Beating Akron'
Author: 0 James Franklin Says Penn State Win over Pittsburgh Was 'Like Beating Akron'

For the game, Barkley finished with 133 yards rushing. Barkley drew a mismatch when he ended up one-on-one with Pittsburgh linebacker Saleem Brightwell, who got turned around twice trying to stay in coverage. 9 Wisconsin (2-0) pulled away from Florida Atlantic (0-2) for a victory at home . McSorley and Mike Gesicki connected for two first-quarter touchdown throws.

Sport Louisiana Tech lost almost 90 yards on one play
Author: 0 Louisiana Tech lost almost 90 yards on one play

Louisiana Tech's high-powered offense resulted in a 52-24, win over Northwestern State in the season opener. The last time Tech hosted an SEC team in Ruston was Mississippi State in 2008. The redshirt junior entered the season listed as a first-team All-Conference USA pick and an Athlon Sports preseason first-team All-Conference USA selection.

Sport Oklahoma vs. Ohio State 9/9/17
Author: 0 Oklahoma vs. Ohio State 9/9/17

But OU didn't stop there, scoring on a three-yard touchdown run by senior wide receiver Jordan Smallwood. Ohio State will host Army, which is now 2-0 behind the unsafe triple-option offense. Barrett did not. The addition of offensive coordinator Kevin Wilson helped the Bucks wear down IN in the opener. The Buckeyes play Army, UNLV and Rutgers the next three weeks - not exactly the type of opponents that the Buckeyes can beat to regain their standing in the national championship ...

Sport Cubs, Brewers set to meet at Wrigley Field
Author: 0 Cubs, Brewers set to meet at Wrigley Field

The former Alabama standout hurt his shoulder on Friday night diving back into first base after singling in the fifth inning against the Cubs . Nelson will finish the season with a career-high 12 wins and a career-best 3.49 ERA, while compiling 199 strikeouts over 175 1/3 innings.

Sport Oregon Football vs Nebraska Live Stream, Who To Watch, Predictions and More
Author: 0 Oregon Football vs Nebraska Live Stream, Who To Watch, Predictions and More

Two third-quarter scoring drives pulled the deficit to 14, but that's as close as the team would get. Shortly after, OR extended its lead by seven more less than five minutes into the game. In Nebraska's season-opener, Arkansas State quarterback Justice Hansen often had the freedom to survey the Huskers' defensive look and decide whether to throw the ball or hand it off.

Sport GSP gave Johnson praise before UFC 215 main event cancelled
Author: 0 GSP gave Johnson praise before UFC 215 main event cancelled

Borg (11-2) has won five of seven UFC fights, but also previously pulled out of a bout on short notice. The UFC medical team was unable to clear Borg ahead of his fight against 125-pound champion Demetrious Johnson . "Best shape I've ever been in my life". "He's my boss. I'm not going to fight with the person who's feeding me". Instead, the fight's cancellation is just another in what has been a bad-luck calendar year for UFC coming off of a record-breaking 2016 campaign, which saw the ...

Sport Liverpool to feature Philippe Coutinho against Manchester City
Author: 0 Liverpool to feature Philippe Coutinho against Manchester City

Klopp's record against the other top 7 teams is exceptional. Liverpool headed into the global break off the back of a 4-0 win over Arsenal, and while Allardyce has praised their attacking output, he believes the team's inconsistencies in defence will cost them vital points in the title race.