Cricket Australia branded as 'arrogant' by review

30 Oct, 2018

The review, which CA commissioned and was partially redacted to prevent individuals being identified, also included complaints from those involved in the sport that there was a bullying culture in elite men's cricket. "And (it) has prompted a similar response from the Australian public". Chairman David Peever says he does not intend to stand down despite a poor independent review of CA.


Bucks’ Giannis, Raptors’ Leonard, to miss marquee matchup

30 Oct, 2018

He missed Toronto's win 117-113 at Washington on October 20 before returning for the Raptors' 127-106 win over visiting Charlotte. This marks the second time in the last 10 days that Leonard will miss a game for rest. Tomorrow night, they host the Philadelphia 76ers , and Leonard is expected to be a part of the team in that match. Leonard won't be the only Raptor out on Monday.


Betfred Cup final: Aberdeen want 50/50 ticket split with Celtic

30 Oct, 2018

The Light Blues had only one of 15 shots on target and Gerrard admitted that his side were not good enough. 'We'll do what we do, nothing changes, ' Gerrard told Rangers TV. "To be fair to Umar in the last two or three weeks he's shown signs and improvements", Gerrard said. "Whether that's enough we'll have to judge that moving forward".


Pakistan vs Australia: Hosts survive Glenn Maxwell onslaught to clinch T20 series

30 Oct, 2018

Big guns Aaron Finch, Chris Lynn and D'Arcy Short, who fell to a freakish run out decision from the third umpire which left the tourists in disbelief, again failed to post significant scores after Australia were skittled for 89 in the series-opener.


Tony Finau makes about a mile-worth of putts at WGC

30 Oct, 2018

This year HSBC Champions at Sheshan International starts with a top-heavy field that includes five of the six top players in the world and all the major champions from this year. The season champion will be crowned at the World Tour Championship in Dubai in three weeks. Dustin Johnson faded after a quick start and shot 73.


Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes in clean air over controversial cooling feature

30 Oct, 2018

Horner said Ricciardo's misfortune soured what was Red Bull's best race in a while, as Verstappen romped to victory. Ricciardo then had a disaster start from pole as Verstappen and Hamilton flew past him to lead the way from the Australian and Vettel, who refrained from taking huge risks.


5 insane stats from Thompson’s record-setting game

30 Oct, 2018

The record-breaking performance also gave him 50 points for the third time in his career, becoming the first player in National Basketball Association history to score more than 50 points in fewer than 28 minutes. Thunder remain winless after collapse against CelticsCurry added 29 points and six 3-pointers, giving him at least five in every game this season. Kevin Durant contributed 14 points and eight assists.


Fromm throws 3 TDs, Georgia beats Florida 36-17

30 Oct, 2018

With the 36-17 win, the Bulldogs (7-1, 5-1) evened the playing field with Florida (6-2, 4-2) when both teams are in the top-10, bringing the mark to 3-3. The lesson Saturday was that Georgia , a defending national finalist, was better when it mattered, and Florida couldn't match that. Anyway, that you want to look at it, these two do not like each other in general, and if you factor in what's on the line this weekend, the stage is set for the Cocktail Party and SEC East showdown of the ...


Cleveland Browns fire Hue Jackson

30 Oct, 2018

The 53-year-old, who took over in January 2016, had a 3-36-1 record in Cleveland and has just 11 wins in 56 games as a head coach (11-44-1). They tied Pittsburgh in Week 1, but were beaten 33-18 on Sunday by the Steelers. Haley was in his first season on Jackson's staff after spending the previous six in Pittsburgh. Romeo Crennel, Eric Mangini, Pat Shurmur, Rob Chudzinski and Mike Pettine all met the same demise.


Anthony Martial 'dive' during Manchester United vs Everton will not be reviewed

30 Oct, 2018

The performance was solid and in some moments lovely with creative possession. "We are not as rock solid as I would like, we don't have that killer instinct I would like". This was a pacy contest throughout. Pickford had to deny close-range attempts from Marcus Rashford and Pogba soon after as United looked to bury the game, but were pegged back with 15 minutes remaining.


Packers-Rams three takeaways: Defense deserves better

30 Oct, 2018

After the game, Packers coach Mike McCarthy said Montgomery was specifically instructed to take a knee in the end zone. "If you want to know if it was emotional in the locker room, you're damn right it was, and it should have been and I want it to be because it's a reflection of how much these guys care, it's a reflection of how much they want to win and clearly directly effects that we had intentions to go out there and beat that team", said McCarthy.


Red Sox take care of business with Game 2 win

29 Oct, 2018

This series is one like no other, and for the Boston Red Sox to cap off an incredible season with the trophy that means everything, all departments of the team will have to work effectively. According to TicketIQ, despite the recent dip in prices, Fenway Park tickets in this World Series remain the sixth most expensive for any home stadium this decade at an average of $1,627 on the secondary market (not including fees).


James Harden of Houston Rockets exits with hamstring tightness

29 Oct, 2018

Houston has allowed more than 130 points twice already this season, something the Rockets never did in a regulation game last season. Switching is especially problematic for forward Carmelo Anthony , as opponents often target the 16-year veteran, trying to get him matched up against their best creators.


Injured DeMarcus Cousins Ejected From Warriors Bench

29 Oct, 2018

Two technical fouls usually warrant an ejection, but officials felt that just one for a benched player was enough in this case. Warned to stop the back-and-forth with Kanter, Cousins turned his attention to Foster, who sent him to the locker room early.


Pochettino reflects on early successes against Guardiola

29 Oct, 2018

Before the daunting task of facing Manchester City at Wembley on Monday, it was intriguing to hear the former Argentina defender's assessment of the campaign. We are more comfortable at the Etihad than if we should play in another stadium. " Southampton is next at home - the same points than against Tottenham - but when you win (the other title rival) doesn't win".


Sporting Lisbon v Arsenal: Monreal and Kolasinac out of Europa League game

29 Oct, 2018

Scoring goals is important for this spectacle. Unai Emery says Arsenal's injury situation will limit their tactical options against Sporting Lisbon on Thursday as the Gunners try to make it 11 wins in a row. "I am happy with him and the other guys playing in the midfield". "[Sunday] was a very bad day for our injuries because we lost two in the same position like Sead Kolašinac and Nacho Monreal", Emery said after the win over Leicester City , quoted by football.london .


Osaka retires with injury, Bertens reaches WTA semifinals

29 Oct, 2018

After topping Red Group, Stephens will play Czech Karolina Pliskova in the semi-finals. Stephens made one final effort to fight her way back into the match, but Svitolina kept the points long to force her opponent into unforced errors as she sought winners and wrapped up a memorable victory when Stephens skewed a backhand wide.


Mourinho: Martial Has Learned His Role

29 Oct, 2018

With United stuttering to find any real form despite having an array of talent to call upon, Everton manager Marco Silva clearly had designs on adding to the woes of his fellow Portuguese Jose Mourinho . Those pleas were ignored and Pogba put a finger to his lip after slotting home at the second attempt after Pickford impressively denied the penalty that came at the end of a long, stuttered run-up.


Angelique Kerber outlasts Naomi Osaka at WTA Finals

28 Oct, 2018

In the final set, Stephens battled back from 0:2 and did not allow the opponent to become the first semi-finalist of the Final tournament. "We both played on a really high level tonight". Like every match is like a final. Last year, Osaka posted her memorable first win over Kerber at the US Open, Kerber being defending champion that year, but she has gone on to lose the subsequent four meetings.


Twins hire ex-Rays player, coach Rocco Baldelli as manager

28 Oct, 2018

He spent seven years in Major League Baseball as a player including six seasons in Tampa Bay and one in Boston. Baldelli, 37, is the youngest manager in the Majors. He posted a 305-343 record in four seasons as skipper in Minnesota. It's a radical shift for a Twins organization that has previously opted to hire from within the organization.


Celtic's Europa League hopes hit by RB Leipzig defeat

28 Oct, 2018

Their opposition on Sunday will be handed a boost by the fact that they ran out 1-0 winners when the two sides met in the Premiership back in August, as they work towards converting their solid start into major silverware. So we look forward to seeing them. "We're playing against one of the top teams in Germany but we still have to show our way of playing and when we do that we know we can cause problems".


F1 qualifying RESULT - Mexican Grand Prix 2018 in Mexico City

28 Oct, 2018

They were in a league of their own in general up until qualifying and even in qualifying. I had some snaps here and there, but it just didn't come together so I'm quite happy though. Vettel - who will begin from fourth - has never won this race and only that result, combined with a lowly Hamilton finish, would deny the Briton a fifth championship, drawing him level with the great Juan Manuel Fangio.


Glen Hoddle in hospital after falling ill at BT Sport studio

28 Oct, 2018

A spokesman for Hoddle last night said: "The condition is serious but Glenn is now receiving specialist treatment and responding well". BT Sport has sent out its support saying: 'The thoughts and wishes of everyone here at BT Sport are with Glenn and his family at this time.


Red Sox close in on World Series championship as rally stuns Dodgers

28 Oct, 2018

It appeared to work, because Steve Pearce followed Mitch Moreland's three-run shot in the seventh with a solo homer in the eighth to tie things up. Six relievers - Alexander, Madson, Jansen, Dylan Floro , Alex Wood and Kenta Maeda - combined to give up eight runs on seven hits and three walks, blowing a game that put the Dodgers' season on the brink.


Banned Australian David Warner walks off field after sledging 'turned personal'

28 Oct, 2018

There were questions whether Warner should have been able to continue his innings so quickly after leaving the field, having not retired hurt, but Western Suburbs players were said to have allowed him to keep batting after his return. Cricket Australia has been accused of fostering a win at all costs culture by offering substantial win bonuses. It is a terrific game, but I can't get over how many people are talking it down at the moment and gee it really worries me.



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