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by | November 27, 2016 | 17:37

The result meant Zimbabwe finished second in the standings on eight points, just one ahead of the Windies who will rue the narrow results in their two last outings-tying with Zimbabwe last Saturday and losing by one run to Sri Lanka four days later.

by | November 26, 2016 | 17:56

He spent a season-high (in a best-of-three match ) 3 hours, 38 minutes on court Saturday, while Djokovic came through in 66 minutes in a blowout over Kei Nishikori . "When I go away in December to train, I'm training with the Australian Open in mind", said Murray . Playing against Novak in a match like this, we've played Grand Slam finals, Olympics, it's been a tough rivalry.

by | November 26, 2016 | 17:52

President-elect Donald Trump on Friday chose Washington insider Donald McGahn to be his White House counsel, giving him the job of untangling potential conflicts of interest that the NY businessman's presidency may present. McFarland to be his deputy national security adviser. Along with Flynn, McFarland is likely to preside over a much smaller National Security Council than now, as Congress will soon vote on a national defense policy bill that is likely to reduce the size of the ...

by | November 26, 2016 | 17:50

But one thing that Yuvraj Singh's father has confirmed is that he will be attending his son's mehendi function which is happening at Hotel Lalit on November 29. Interest in celebrity weddings has always been high in our country, and if it's a cricketer getting married, the constant attention is bound to go through the ceiling.

by | November 26, 2016 | 17:44

He was jailed in 1998 for nine years and was last year sentenced to two years for another offence. Staffed by independent, experienced NSPCC professionals, the helpline will offer support and guidance for victims of childhood sexual abuse within the game.

by | November 25, 2016 | 09:55

The second leg of the two-games, total-goals series is to be played November 30 in Toronto . Away goals will be the tiebreaker if the clubs are level after the second leg. Will Johnson and Tosaint Ricketts came on to replace Armando Cooper and Jonathan Osorio, which dropped 2015 league MVP Sebastian Giovinco from a striker role deeper into an attacking midfield spot.

by | November 25, 2016 | 09:49

Turns out it was a mirage. Florida State made 15 of 29 shots from the field in the first half, a 51.7 percent clip. The Bears switched to man-to-man defense, and the Spartans were stalled. Josh Langford has struggled with foul trouble. "It takes the mentally tough players when they're not making shots they normally make to make sure it doesn't carry over and affect that on the defensive end".

by | November 25, 2016 | 09:48

While City trained in Manchester on Tuesday morning before flying to Germany for their Champions League tie against Borussia Monchengladbach, the 30-year-old Belgian headed to Barcelona for more treatment under Dr Ramon Cugat. Of course, having the outstanding Ivory Coast worldwide gives them a bonus, but winning the title is something very hard to do, even if they count with the African player on their ranks.

by | November 25, 2016 | 09:50

Washington could have won, of course, but they didn't take advantage of some good field position and solid drives in the first half, coming away with field goals where they needed to get touchdowns. Receiver Cole Beasley caught five passes for 56 yards and tight end Jason Witten caught three passes for 33 yards. I always think we're going to win and that's how this team thinks.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:29

San Antonio Police Detective Benjamin Marconi was fatally shot while he was sitting in his patrol vehicle, writing out a ticket. McKane told police that he was upset after losing a custody battle and "lashed out at somebody who didn't deserve it".

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:27

As well as blockbuster clashes with Barca and Dortmund, Madrid also travel to Japan for the Club World Cup in a demanding December. Real Madrid's Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring his third goal during the Spanish league football match Club Atletico de Madrid vs Real Madrid CF at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid , on November 19, 2016.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:26

This loss alone is bad for IN, but not disastrous. Fort Wayne slogged through almost ten minutes without a field goal in the second half to stun No. DeAngelo Stewart made two free throws with 2.9 seconds left to make it a three-point lead, and Konchar picked off the ensuing inbounds pass to seal the biggest win in school history.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:25

City are second in Group C, four points behind leaders and guaranteed group winners Barcelona, with one game left. Gladbach then had captain Lars Stindl sent off on 50 minutes for a second yellow card and then Fernandinho followed him for City with his second yellow after pulling back Raffael .

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:22

Colts are chasing third straight win after stringing together first back-to-back wins since final two games in 2015. If Luck can't play, the Steelers will face backup Scott Tolzien , who has two career National Football League starts on his resume.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:19

The actress, who starred as Heather Duke in the original 1988 film, shared a photo of herself on Instagram , with the caption, "Sneak peek from the #Heathers set.... TV Land is now in the middle of production on their pilot for the anthology series based on Heathers , and an O. G. Heather has paid them a visit! "Newcomers James Scully and Grace Victoria Cox star as J.D.

by | November 24, 2016 | 01:16

How else do you explain the tiny percentage of Canadian players that participated in the first leg of Tuesday night's all-Canadian Eastern Conference final? Only three days separate the knockout game in D.C. "We've been here before in terms of the scale of the game, but we can also learn from that because we didn't win that series against Club America", said Montreal captain Patrice Bernier of Brossard, Que.

by | November 23, 2016 | 17:41

Gautam Gambhir, who came in as a replacement opener after injuries to KL Rahul and Shikhar Dhawan, failed to make an impact in the four innings that he played after his comeback. The weather is set to be hot and humid throughout and a lush outfield may test the ability of both teams to generate reverse swing. Kohli's principal concern, however, is India's work in the field - after they put down six catches in England's mammoth first innings last week.

by | November 23, 2016 | 17:40

We've got to enjoy the last three days which have been an incredibly good performance. It snapped a streak of four losses accrued on tours of India and South Africa. Sohail held up New Zealand's attempts to wrap up the tail quickly, taking his eighth-wicket counter-attacking partnership with Shafiq to 53 before he was caught for 40.

by | November 23, 2016 | 17:38

The North Carolina State Board of Elections will meet Tuesday morning to set guidelines for the county-level boards to handle McCrory's remaining complaints, according to the Charlotte Observer . When those counties are complete, the trailing candidate may request a recount if they remain within 10,000 votes of their opponent. The saga of the North Carolina gubernatorial race continued Tuesday morning as Gov.

by | November 22, 2016 | 19:15

Green, the Bengals increased their lead to 20-14 on kicker Mike Nugent's second field goal of the game. Manning threw scoring passes of 10 yards apiece to rookie Jerrell Adams and Odell Beckham in the first half, and a game-winning 3-yarder to rookie Sterling Shepard on a daring call with NY (6-3) down 20-14 early in the fourth quarter.

by | November 22, 2016 | 19:07

Not since 1985 had as many as 10 extra points been missed during a single week of the football season, and, according to ESPN , refs had never waived off 12 failed PATs in one week since the American Football League merged with the NFL in 1970.

by | November 22, 2016 | 19:07

The Springboks haven't lost to England in 12 matches since 2006. With England having won their last game under former coach Stuart Lancaster, who stepped down a year ago tomorrow, the run stands at ten successive wins. "Defensively we gave away a soft try at the end". Jones was pleased his senior players - Hartley and vice-captains Farrell and Billy Vunipola - took the responsibility to wrest the momentum back after a shaky start marred by the concession of penalties.

by | November 22, 2016 | 19:01

Ronaldo's hat-trick this weekend, his 39th for Real, delivered a 3-0 away win at Atletico Madrid despite the visitor missing six key players in captain Sergio Ramos, Pepe, Casemiro, Toni Kroos, Alvaro Morata and Karim Benzema. 'We have worked so hard for years and years to get this opportunity and we know if we don't win then we are more or less out of the competition. "I'll make sure I am there to support the guys", he added.

by | November 21, 2016 | 05:44

Utah head coach Kyle Whittingham, left, and OR head coach Mark Helfrich talk before their NCAA college football game, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, in Salt Lake City . Still, Utah was able to hold the Ducks to just 3 points in the first half. The Oregon Ducks will try and pull off an fantastic upset at No. 11 Utah today.

by | November 21, 2016 | 05:44

Nearly 2,000 janitors, baggage handlers, cabin cleaners and wheelchair attendants voted to walk off the job sometime in the coming days. Service Employees International Union is helping the workers organize the strike. Workers have taken similar actions at other airports, including LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy International Airports in NY, creating disruptions that "ranged from noticeable to marginal", he said.

by | November 20, 2016 | 21:12

Conte's switch to an unconventional 3-4-3 formation has paid immediate dividends and allowed Chelsea to get back to being a defensive force which helped them win a title under Mourinho in 2014-15. Marten De Roon netted the stoppage-time equaliser to cancel out Sergio Aguero's 43rd-minute opener. The Boro boss confirmed that George Friend picked up a knock on his knee and remains a doubt for the game.

by | November 19, 2016 | 10:46

Bryant becomes the Cubs' first MVP since Sammy Sosa won the award in 1998 and the 11th honoree in franchise history. Correction: The year of Trout's first MVP award was misstated in an earlier version of this article. Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was named the National League Most Valuable Player today in a vote by the Baseball Writers Association of America .

by | November 19, 2016 | 10:48

All are out with upper body injuries, per the Capitals, and pending further evaluation from team doctors on Saturday. With Howard pulled, Holtby made a great pad save on Gustav Nyquist with under a minute left. With one Red Wings forward nearing a return, another is headed to the shelf. Washington's Jay Beagle scored at 14 minutes, 49 seconds of the third period, giving the Capitals the hard-earned victory.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:27

More than 100 people had been arrested following days of protest in Portland, Oregon , police said on Monday. Both high schools involved in the walkout today have worked hard to create these opportunities for students to express themselves.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:29

Over said the student who was assaulted suffered what appeared to be minor to moderate injuries and was transported to a local hospital. Students caught vandalizing school property or engaging in hate speech will be punished, he said. She said a student in her dance class is afraid of being deported after Trump is inaugurated in January. "I saw many of my personal friends and even my own family, they were afraid of numerous things he had spoken about during his campaign and were afraid", ...

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:25

As most Lightning fans know by now, Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos was forced to leave the game after an awkward fall along the boards seemed to cause some sort of incredible discomfort to his right leg, presumably his knee. But after signing an eight-year contract extension that pays him $8.5 million annually to remain with the Lightning, Stamkos returned in full health and played for Canada at the World Cup of Hockey and then hit the ground running for the Lightning.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:23

No. 4 Clemson (9-1) at Wake Forest (6-4), 7 p.m. on ESPN: The Tigers need to finish strong to stave off playoff pushes from teams close behind them in the rankings. 9, at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa. Games remaining: Saturday vs. IN (5-5); November 26 at Ohio State (9-1); potentially December 3 vs. TBD IN Big Ten championship game.

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:18

For the second year in a row, Los Angeles reported the largest number of chronically homeless people in the nation - almost 13,000 - and 95% of them live outdoors, in cars, tents and encampments, according to the U.S. "The work on family homelessness is impressive ... certainly they are focusing on single adults but clearly not showing progress yet". Of course, weather also makes a difference:, where most homeless people live in cars, tents and other outdoor encampments .

by | November 18, 2016 | 08:16

The current forecast calls for rain to move in by the afternoon hours, with precipitation hanging around through the evening not only in this area but all the way from Maryland to DE, all of New Jersey and out to central Pennsylvania. Meteorologists trace the sudden change in weather to a Pacific storm system that was moving onshore Tuesday , spurring rain and high-elevation snow from the Northwest to the northern Rocky Mountains.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:12

The Bears finally got back on the board with 1:53 remaining in the 3rd quarter, as they drove 62 yards in nine plays, with the payoff coming on a Webb to Bug Rivera touchdown for 19 yards, bringing the deficit to 35-7 heading into the 4th quarter.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:13

Sources tell WABC-TV in NY that a body found on a New Jersey road could be connected to the case of missing Stamford man Joseph Comunale. Joseph Comunale, 26, was last seen with friends at a party on the Upper East Side this weekend - and hasn't been heard from since.

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:14

That result, along with the prior 2-2 away stalemate with new Group B leaders Saudi Arabia, saw the undefeated Socceroos slip to second and looking for three points to wrap up the first half of the final phase. "We approach every game in the same manner, which is to be dominant and control the match", he said. "We have to be aware that every team is willing to die in order to achieve that and we have to be better than them in that aspect".

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:13

Forbath has a strong connection with the Vikings, working out with fellow special teamers Jeff Locke and Kevin McDermott during the offseason. Ironically, Forbath has spent most of his career in Washington. The Vikings elected then to stick with Walsh, but they ran out of patience after he missed another extra point in Sunday's 26-20 loss to Washington. "He has been accurate", said Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer .

by | November 17, 2016 | 09:12

They know we're a good team and we can get in their face. "It is tough, I think back row, back three, even the front row is a tough decision". The All Blacks didn't learn of the earthquakes that shook New Zealand's South Island overnight until they arrived in Dublin, where they reached out to family and friends.

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:16

R.A. Dickey signed a 1 year deal with an option, the first year of the deal will ensure Dickey an eight-million dollar salary. On the heels of signing 42-year-old knuckleballer R.A. His 233 career wins are third-most by a Latin American-born pitcher, and Colon could move to the top of the list with a healthy season in 2017. As a Vol, Dickey posted a career total of 38-10 with a 3.40 ERA over three seasons.

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:13

Not only did Seattle (6-2-1) force Tom Brady into his first interception this season, but it kept him without a passing touchdown for the first time in 2016 and denied the Patriots an opportunity to tie the game with a goal-line stand in the closing minute.

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:12

Cincinnati's attempts to get back into the game were snuffed out by a Giants defence who pulled off back-to-back sacks on quarterback Andy Dalton late on. He leads the Bears with 630 yards receiving and is second with 40 catches. "And I've never been a part of a team that, Day 1, the coach doesn't say, 'Run the ball, stop the run, get after the quarterback.' Those are always going to be the recipes of winning in the National Football League".

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:07

In a sign that Mr Trump might be getting closer to some decisions, his spokesman Jason Miller said the president-elect would meet vice president-elect Mike Pence, who is in charge of Mr Trump's transition effort, at Trump Tower in NY on Wednesday (AEDT).

by | November 16, 2016 | 01:06

So I'm giving up an inch in reach, but I make up for it with power and explosiveness and keen eyesight getting to the target. His more recent fights added to his net worth, with $3 million being added after he avenged his defeat against Nate Diaz in UFC 202, according to a report by MMA Fighting .

by | November 15, 2016 | 06:14

The game on Sunday is a pivotal one for Pittsburgh as they entered the day a half game behind the 5-4 Baltimore Ravens in the AFC North divisional standings. This isn't the first time this season Roethlisberger has included Steelers coaching in his assessments of the team. But the excellent and unexpected play of fourth round rookie quarterback Dak Prescott has elevated this 4-12 Cowboys squad from last season into a 7-1 beast heading into Week 10.

by | November 14, 2016 | 02:14

The Minnesota Timberwolves' Spanish point guard Ricky Rubio practiced Friday and appears close to returning to National Basketball Association action after missing five games with a sprained right elbow. After good defense from Towns that made it hard early in the game, Griffin made adjustments, even sidestepping Towns in transition to throw down a vicious dunk.

by | November 14, 2016 | 01:55

That's just not going to get it done against the Giants. "Every game from this point forward in November and December are very important games for us, " Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers said. "I guess we have to take some bad experiences to maybe emphasize it like we've had", Mularkey said. Jared Cook returned to practice this week but is doubtful to suit up.

by | November 14, 2016 | 01:58

And for what? So the team could have an incrementally better chance at beating the Ravens in a Thursday game in November that will have no impact on the Browns' chances at anything? The Ravens and their tough defense were a tough match for the Browns to overcome on Thursday night.

by | November 13, 2016 | 08:42

Dickey - the 2012 National League Cy Young victor when he went 20-6 with a 2.73 ERA for the Mets - made 29 starts previous year and went 10-15 with a 4.46 ERA and 5.03 FIP. Furthermore, having two guys like Dickey and Colon in a clubhouse will do wonders for young, developing pitchers. Dickey and Colon were immediately projected as top targets, primarily because they have recently been effective and were likely to take a short-term deal at this stage of their careers.

by | November 12, 2016 | 08:33

Spray-painted messages such as "Black Lives Don't Matter and Neither Does Your Votes" on a wall in North Carolina and a swastika and "Make America White Again" on a baseball dugout in NY went viral. No, I don't mean the anti-Trump protests; rather, this is Trump trying to literally rewrite his campaign pledges by just straight-up deleting them off his website.