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Sport Derek Jeter: 'Unpopular decisions' likely lie ahead for Marlins
Author: 0 Derek Jeter: 'Unpopular decisions' likely lie ahead for Marlins

After spending two decades playing for the New York Yankees , the future Hall of Famer will finally get a chance to build his own Major League Baseball club. The status of Hill and manager Don Mattingly also have yet to be determined. Jeter said evaluations of all personnel will be done, as happens with every team every offseason.

Sport Omar McLeod nominated for IAAF World Athlete of the Year
Author: 0 Omar McLeod nominated for IAAF World Athlete of the Year

The women's list includes Almaz Ayana, Anita Wlodarczyk , Maria Lasitskene, Hellen Obiri , Sally Pearson , Sandra Perkovic, Brittney Reese, Caster Semenya , Ekaterini Stefanidi and Nafissatou Thiam. The IAAF Council and "IAAF family" will cast votes by e-mail, with fans able to have their say online via the IAAF social media platforms. Individual graphics for each nominee will be posted on the IAAF's Facebook and Twitter profiles later this week.

Sport Virgil van Dijk sends new transfer plea to Liverpool
Author: 0 Virgil van Dijk sends new transfer plea to Liverpool

In a chat with former Manchester United centre-half Rio Ferdinand for YouTube channel Rio Ferdinand Presents FIVE , while promoting Federation Internationale de Football Association 18, van Dijk revealed the toughest strikers he's ever faced.

Sport Conor McGregor Critical Of Super Fight Referee
Author: 0 Conor McGregor Critical Of Super Fight Referee

Feeling the image was not telling the whole story, Malignaggi, with his pride wounded, insisted he had not been knocked down but was, instead, pushed. "Amazing. I can't imagine that they won't do it again". It was very competitive. "I already made a billion dollars", he was heard shouting when he exited the Warwick club, an exclusive Los Angeles hangout, last weekend.

Author: 0 Jonjo Shelvey's skill shines for Newcastle United vs. Liverpool

If going in to the global break on a downer isn't bad enough, coming out of it we'll be coming up against a Manchester United side that's absolutely flying. "Obviously, if you don't help yourself, nobody else helps you so we have to score in these situations". Missing out on their chance to jump in to a Champions League spit ahead of the worldwide break, Liverpool drop to seventh in the table as their woes in front of the net continued as they drew away to Newcastle United .

Sport United States clinch Presidents Cup
Author: 0 United States clinch Presidents Cup

With Masters victor Sergio Garcia teeing up at the Australian PGA Championship in December and Spieth in Sydney to defend his second Open title, Scott claims Australia is becoming a sought-after destination for US PGA Tour players. Australian world No.7 Jason Day says a star-studded American side will only get better. "This (defeat) is on the cards (again) unless we really get our acts together".

Sport Nawaz Sharif reelected as PML-N president 'unopposed'
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif reelected as PML-N president 'unopposed'

Meanwhile, Sharif is expected to be reinstated as the chief of his party- Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) today after a scheduled party leadeship meet. The bill had already been passed by the NA and the Senate - the upper house of the Parliament - but was returned to the lower house for fresh votes on the Senate's amendments.

Sport Hunt wins AFC Offensive Player of the Month
Author: 0 Hunt wins AFC Offensive Player of the Month

When September was over, he was named AFC Offensive Rookie of the Month . "The connection we're building on up is great, and it's hard for people to see, but on the inside you're like, 'Man, this is exciting'". He leads league with 401 yards rushing . He is also a very underrated runner, as he is capable of consistently scrambling for positive yards. He leads the National Football League in rushing yards with 401, but more impressive is his average of 8.5 yards per attempt.

Sport United injuries are opportunities for others - Mourinho
Author: 0 United injuries are opportunities for others - Mourinho

United's challenge has been made tougher by what manager Jose Mourinho calls a " long-term " injury to Paul Pogba , whose excellent start to the season came thanks partly to Matic's contribution. As United continue to deliver a more dynamic attack and a higher pressing game when without the ball, Fellaini is able to affect games far higher up the field than has largely been true in the past.

Sport Texans set franchise scoring mark in crushing Titans
Author: 0 Texans set franchise scoring mark in crushing Titans

Since taking over in the second half against Jacksonville in Week 1 to being named the starter the following week, Watson has made strides. As we've talked about, both teams are having an very bad time stopping the pass. The interception resulted from a pass that went through Kenny Britt's hands - again - but it still goes on Kizer's worsening pitching line: He's completing only 51.4 percent of his passes (73-of-142 for 764 yards) with three touchdowns and eight interceptions for a 50.9 ...

Sport I´m going to ask Griezmann to sign for Arsenal! - Lacazette
Author: 0 I´m going to ask Griezmann to sign for Arsenal! - Lacazette

Nevertheless, the striker is expected to depart the Spanish capital next summer and his France team-mate wants him at the Emirates Stadium. Despite his global team-mate being tied to the Spanish club until 2022, Lacazette still intends to ask his best friend if he fancies a move to the Emirates Stadium in the future.

Sport Australia slips in ICC ODI rankings
Author: 0 Australia slips in ICC ODI rankings

Kane Richardson was missed once the opening spell of the strike bowlers Cummins and Coulter Nile was over. The combined haul of 13 wickets from the two spinners made the difference as India won the series 4-1. Earlier, David Warner had top scored with 53 runs off 62 balls as Australia were restricted to 242-9 in 50 overs. Meanwhile, Rohit's opening partner Rahane has moved up four places to reach 24th while Australia's opening pair of Aaron Finch and David Warner also moved up.

Sport 'Ozil won't leave Arsenal in January...'
Author: 0 'Ozil won't leave Arsenal in January...'

The Frenchman eventually penned a two-year extension to remain in north London but negotiations over Ozil's contract have not yet resumed and the 2014 World Cup victor could swap the Emirates for Old Trafford. The pair remain on good terms, and Mourinho wrote the foreword for the German's autobiography. Arsenal legend Paul Merson has warned star Mesut Ozil that he must work hard to reclaim his position in Arsene Wenger 's side.

Sport Ben McAdoo wants to fix Giants defense by going simple
Author: 0 Ben McAdoo wants to fix Giants defense by going simple

We have to get back to work". The question with the Giants is no longer can this team make a playoff run, but rather how bad are things going to get? Coincidentally, the winless Chargers - they play in Los Angeles now - are coming to MetLife Stadium to face the Giants on Sunday.

Sport Rams continue strong start to season
Author: 0 Rams continue strong start to season

The Rams are also getting standout special-teams play with Greg Zuerlein kicking a franchise-record seven field goals Sunday and the Rams having an average start drive of their own 33.8, best in the National Football League, a field position battle that is aided greatly by the punting of Bothell High grad Johnny Hekker.

Sport United a tie Klopp can't afford to lose
Author: 0 United a tie Klopp can't afford to lose

United manager Benitez had spoken to Joselu before the Premier League match. Newcastle created very little but scored an incredibly easy goal - Jonjo Shelvey dissected their backline with a simple forward pass - and that was enough to undo all of the Reds' good work.

Sport Chargers player heard venting 'Every game's an away game!
Author: 0 Chargers player heard venting 'Every game's an away game!

They hung on thanks to an impressive running game: Blount combined with Wendell Smallwood and Corey Clement to rush for 200 yards, with Blount picking up 88 yards in the fourth quarter along with the clinching first down on that clock-chewing drive.

Sport Sturridge not the same since Suarez left Liverpool, claims Carragher
Author: 0 Sturridge not the same since Suarez left Liverpool, claims Carragher

Being more clinical is what Klopp called for after their tie against Spartak Moscow on Tuesday. "I think they are the two most naturally-gifted finishers we've got". Daniel Sturridge has not been the same player since Luis Suarez left Liverpool in 2014, according to Jamie Carragher . "It's so poor. There's a little bit of fortune [Joselu's finish] but how poor that is from Liverpool - I said last week on Monday Night Football about how they are never switched on, I think I ...

Sport Ancelotti esce allo scoperto e allontana il Milan
Author: 0 Ancelotti esce allo scoperto e allontana il Milan

Per quanto riguarda il recente esonero dal Bayern Monaco " Meglio tacere - glissa Ancelotti -, dico soltanto che sono molto lieto di essere qui". "I bimbi sono il nostro futuro" ha dichiarato Ancelotti , glissando sulle questioni che riguardano l'aspetto professionale. I blues perso un top manager vogliono un top manager dello stesso livello (se non addirittura di livello superiore), e il matrimonio sembra si possa fare.

Sport Cavs to Make Notable Starting Lineup Change in Frontcourt
Author: 0 Cavs to Make Notable Starting Lineup Change in Frontcourt

Lue has held that Tristan Thompson remained the starter at the five position entering training camp, but with the collection of talent now in Cleveland, the Cavs coach has been looking for other options to improve their performance. "Being able to play through the elbows with multiple guys", was Lue's short response to explain why he's considering the change up to his starting unit.

Sport Ghana Fails To Meet Deadline To Bid For 2018 CHAN Tournament
Author: 0 Ghana Fails To Meet Deadline To Bid For 2018 CHAN Tournament

Football Federation Kenya (KFK) President Nick Mwendwa had promised to resign if the country lost the hosting rights. "After Kenya, the initial host, failed to meet the requirements", the statement read. CHAN brings together 16 national teams made up of players selected in their national championships. It led to criticism from officials in Kenya, who claimed there were people within the CAF who did not want the country to host the 2018 edition of the event.

Sport Former WSU head coach Mike Price returns to sidelines with UTEP
Author: 0 Former WSU head coach Mike Price returns to sidelines with UTEP

Price coached the Miners from 2004-2012 and takes over a program that is now 0-5 on the season. He went 48-61 at UTEP, leading the Miners to three bowl appearances - all losses. "After meeting with coach [Bob] Stull and discussing my future and the future of this program, we mutually agreed the best thing is for me to step down as the head coach", Kugler said.

Sport Real Madrid 2 Espanyol 0 - Youth shines as drought breaks
Author: 0 Real Madrid 2 Espanyol 0 - Youth shines as drought breaks

Isco scored both goals in a 2-0 victory as champions Real finally secured their first home win of the season in LaLiga at the fourth attempt on Sunday. By beating La Liga's 14th placed side, Madrid became the first side to record 100 wins against a single opponent in La Liga. Madrid had 22 shots against Espanyol but only eight on target, and Isco said they were "finding it tough to score goals".

Sport RandBall: What does history mean for Twins-Yankees on Tuesday?
Author: 0 RandBall: What does history mean for Twins-Yankees on Tuesday?

In fact, the Yankees boast the second-best run differential in the AL and the entire league, trailing only the Indians. The NL wild-card game and NL Division Series will all be on TBS. Severino has compiled a 14-6 record on the year with a 2.98 ERA, 3.07 FIP, 1.04 WHIP, and 10.7 K/9, along with an opposing slash line of.208/.266/.338.

Sport 'So deserved' - Tottenham fans delighted after first teamer receives worldwide call-up
Author: 0 'So deserved' - Tottenham fans delighted after first teamer receives worldwide call-up

Having trained with Aidy Boothroyd's Under-21 squad ahead of games against Scotland and Andorra on Monday, the uncapped Winks has now been drafted into the senior party for the first time in his career. Manchester City lost Benjamin Mendy to a serious knee injury, but thankfully Pep Guardiola found a very good replacement in Fabian Delph . Although, Dele Alli is suspended following his conduct in England's game against Slovakia.