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by | October 09, 2016 | 14:31

Ben Duckett came in for his worldwide debut at three, while James Vince partnered Jason Roy at the top of the order in the absence of Alex Hales, who along with limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan chose to miss the tour for security reasons.

by | October 09, 2016 | 14:28

Individual sports federations now rule on punishments for their athletes. In order to make the anti-doping system more independent from national interests "WADA to be given stronger authority over the National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs)".

by | October 08, 2016 | 07:39

The woeful playing surface made keeping the ball on the ground a challenge, and left the normally sure-footed center back tandem of Geoff Cameron and John Brooks looking unsure of themselves in possession.it also left the central midfield tandem of Michael Bradley and Sacha Kljestan largely invisible as the USA settled for pumping long balls over the top and to the flanks.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:27

The audio, released by the Free Beacon , was recorded during the heart of the Democratic primary when the race was close between Clinton and Sanders. One of UMD's political science professors, Cindy Rugeley, says that at least 70% of her students are first time voters. "They think she's old-school", D'Allesandro said .

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:27

The 36-year-old quarterback continues to sit out due to a compression fracture in his back. Gabbert has completed 58 percent of his passes (69 of 119) for 728 yards with four touchdowns and four interceptions. They also were missing starting left tackle Tyron Smith and left guard La'el Collins , both injured. Next week, pass rusher Demarcus Lawrence returns, giving Dallas the much need edge rusher! Jerry and Stephen Jones have said many times Romo is not losing his job to injury.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:24

And the Serbian will be hoping to secure some more top-flight minutes when Liverpool host Hull at Anfield in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon. Gini got a knock on his knee, it was swollen but was not a risk, but he was not at 100 percent for the Derby game. No football game is easy. "The same with Adam Lallana, who felt the intensity of the last games a little bit, so there was no reason to try anything with him".

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:21

He was knocked out from Denver's 27-7 win at Tampa Bay Sunday, however, when he was slung to the turf by defensive tackle Clinton McDonald late in the first half. "If we continue to do our job the way we know we can do it, it makes their job that much easier". "His confidence throwing the ball - he's always had that".

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:23

Both the European Central Bank and the West Indies Cricket Board, as well as broadcasters and sponsors, have given the plans the green light in a series opener where players will wear traditional Test match whites and each day will start at 2pm and finish seven hours later.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:21

If you don't know who Dak Prescott is, you've probably been living under a rock. In 2001 , Tom Brady took over for an injured Bledsoe at quarterback for the New England Patriots, and Bledsoe never got his job back. I really didn't expect to do it without Dez, without our left tackle. "I thought Blaine played well today, to be honest with you", Kelly said. It says a lot about (head coach) Jason (Garrett), our coaching.

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:22

Though the American League (AL) East had the division victor with the lowest win number, they also brought both of these two teams to the playoffs as the Wild Cards, each time with an 89-73 record on the season. They had one of the league's most elite offenses and topped it off with a solid rotation led by former Cy Young victor Corey Kluber. "I think they have the mental edge against the Cubs".

by | October 07, 2016 | 08:21

Reliever Zach Britton - who has generated buzz as potential Cy Young candidate - sat in the bullpen, waiting for his shot in the win-or-go-home matchup. To be fair, Jimenez has pitched well of late. You want to go in there, and do the same. Those rates don't stabilize as quickly as plate-discipline and batted-ball stats , meaning if there's a difference between the two, we should give preference to the strikeout rate, walk rate, and hard-hit rate.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:39

And yes, they want a political revolution, they want to transform society and make sure when they get out of school, they can get a job that pays them wages and salaries with the education they have. GOP presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpClinton resets campaign schedule with Sanders Clinton could win over important voters in the second debate Trump: Sanders should pull Clinton endorsement MORE says Sen.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:29

In the bowler's list, medium pacer Bhuvneshwar, who claimed his maiden five-wicket haul at home to guide India to an emphatic victory in the second Test, gained nine places to be placed at No 26 while his new ball partner Mohammed Shami also rose two spots to occupy the 23rd spot.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:27

Nor should he be expected to do so. The onus was put on Siemian early. "He came into a tough environment, handled himself and played big". As far as the Raiders go, they drew the Tennessee Titans this week and picked up a 17-10 victory.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:27

McDaniels said of Garoppolo and Brissett: "I think they did as much as they could to prepare themselves for the opportunity that was ahead of them and went out there and tried to execute the game plan as they could". "We know what type of player he's been for this team", Slater said. Everybody has to do better. It's good to have him back. "I know Bill Belichick really liked me.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:26

Earlier on Saturday, the brothers shared pics to social media from the stands as they cheered on their mighty Bulldogs at the MCG. Several streets were closed as people shunned footpaths and took to the roads to chant and revel in the Dogs' drought-breaking premiership win.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:22

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane admitted that at times he loses his temper with the players at the club, but he works alongside some "great professionals", reports China's Xinhua news agency. "I named my dog "Messi" because Messi is the best in the world, and so is my dog", he explained while he was a Malaga player. He treats me well and gives me good advice.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:21

Barton, who signed a two-year deal with Rangers in May, last featured for the club in their 5-1 defeat to Celtic last month. He's been given a week to respond to the complaint. Barton is now suspended by Rangers following a bust-up with team-mate Andy Halliday and manager Mark Warburton. Last May, Partick Thistle striker Steven Lawless received a six-game ban after being accused of betting on more than 500 games during a three-year period.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:24

Of the 12 men on Team USA, only two - 11-time Ryder Cup player Phil Mickelson and J.B. Holmes - had actually won the Ryder Cup. And between us, the 12 players and vice-captains and captains on this team and between the 12 players on the United States team, it was played in the manner in which it should have been played.

by | October 06, 2016 | 08:20

As evidenced in the Broncos' victory over the Buccaneers, Aqib Talib is a vital part of Denver's defense. Investigators determined the Denver Broncos cornerback accidentally shot himself in the right leg, according to Dallas television station WFAA .

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:28

With this win they displaced Pakistan from the top of the ICC Test Rankings. On the West Indies tour, Saha was demoted one spot from No. 6 with the team management saying they wanted to reduce the pressure on him when they went in a batsman short.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:29

John Haggerty, the head of Sharapova's legal team, said the CAS judgement was "a stunning repudiation of the ITF". The CAS tribunal wrote that the fact that she didn't intentionally try to cheat the system was relevant to the length of her suspension and therefore granted a reduction.

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:26

A who's who of golf descended on the Saint Vincent Basilica in Palmer's Pennsylvania hometown of Latrobe at a memorial service to celebrate the life of the man known to millions simply as " The King ". "Golf gave so much to Arnold but he gave back so much more". "But I'm sure he is up there looking down on us all with a smile on his face". Mechem , the former LPGA commissioner who became one of Palmer's closest advisers, set the tone for the service by asking the crowd to remember ...

by | October 05, 2016 | 00:13

For the first time this season, the Texans got off to the quick start that head coach Bill O'Brien, who recently took over playcalling duties from offensive coordinator George Godsey, had preached about during training camp. We would get a first down here, a first down there, and, unfortunately, whether it was a penalty or miscommunication, just not executing. If he continues to bring his A game, the Texans will have bright future with two of the best young wide receivers in DeAndre ...

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:32

Nine Australian men have been arrested in Malaysia for allegedly stripping down to their underwear at the Malaysian Grand Prix. Photographs taken at the race show Mr Walker clad in an unbuttoned shirt and shorts while his friends stripped down to their underwear, however it is not known if he also displayed the budgie smugglers at some stage.

by | October 04, 2016 | 01:34

Columnist Bob Klapisch in the Record suggests the Mets would have fired Terry Collins had his team not won an August 13 game against the San Diego Padres. "I said earlier I felt we had to win out in this series, we couldn't count on somebody helping us". You get on that plane, you feel like world-beaters after winning that (wild-card) game on the road.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:44

After grounding out to Bumgarner in the 7 Inning, Puig must have looked at the Giants ace in a amusing way, enough for him to repeatedly tell the once-promising slugger, "Don't look at me". "We had a talk", he said, "and I'll leave it at that", which indicated he might have taken him out for blood-pressure reasons. "Mr. Bumgarner gets KKKike for the third time tonight", the offending statement read.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:42

Look back to the 2014 season, Levy's last full season. Again that was a game of two halves with the Bears conceding 24 of the 31 points in the first half alone, but the game always looked like the Cowboys could accelerate again at any time they felt threatened, and the closer second half was mostly due to Dallas taking their foot off the accelerator rather than some unbelievable turnaround from Chicago .

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:44

Jose Mourinho's continued demotion of his captain appeared a fully justified decision as the hosts peppered the Stoke goal . They will be keen on bouncing back when they face United as they are searching for their first three points of this season.

by | October 03, 2016 | 05:40

Under scrutiny all week, Blaine Gabbert led two touchdown drives to start the game and the 49ers converted their first seven third-down attempts. Tony Romo plans to be back on the field for the Dallas Cowboys this season, and that might come in about a month's time.