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Sport Major League Soccer team from OH could move to Austin
Author: 0 Major League Soccer team from OH could move to Austin

Austin has been mentioned in recent years by the commissioner of Major League Soccer as a potential expansion city, but an MLS team could arrive another way. However, reports say MLS already has trademarks for team names in Austin. The Dispatch also reports that Precourt paid an above market value price of $68 million for the team in 2013 because he was considering moving the franchise.

Sport Kumble fans slam BCCI over birthday tweet
Author: 0 Kumble fans slam BCCI over birthday tweet

However, this didn't go well with the fans, who took offence and forced the board to delet the tweet. This year, Kumble is sharing his birthday with the auspicious Hindu festival " Dhanteras ". It was reported in the Indian press that board officials tried to salvage ties between Kumble amd Kohli, but that the relationship was beyond fix. Kumble, who has captured 619 wickets in 132 Tests, was an epitome of sportsmanship and displayed a fighter-like approach every time he donned the India ...

Sport See Kyrie Irving's first shots during Celtics' shootaround at The Q
Author: 0 See Kyrie Irving's first shots during Celtics' shootaround at The Q

The implication is that Barkley is completely dismissing the Celtics' chances of beating the Cavs to get to the NBA Finals , despite the C's getting Kyrie Irving from Cleveland in the biggest trade of the offseason. "Um (long pause). No, not really, honestly (James won't miss the season opener)". In fact, the Celtics face 3 major issues that could potentially derail their championship aspirations.

Sport Alvaro Morata confirmed fit for Roma clash
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata confirmed fit for Roma clash

Alvaro Morata was forced off in the first-half of the defeat to Manchester City prior to the global break but is in line to return for Chelsea in Wednesday night's Champions League group match against Roma. "We have players that are not used to playing three in a row". For Kante it's the first time, for Moses it's the same. "Sometimes the players need to rest".

Sport Honduras coach hits out at scheduling of Socceroos games
Author: 0 Honduras coach hits out at scheduling of Socceroos games

With no direct flights between Honduras and Australia, both teams will be in transit for more than 24 hours ahead of the second-leg at ANZ Stadium. The dates for the Socceroos' final 2018 World Cup qualifiers have been locked in. The two matches of the play-off tie are only five days apart. "The World Cup is a dream and we must fight to conquer it". The bad news it has to play home and away against Australia on November 10 and 15.

Sport Guardiola does not want to compare De Bruyne with Messi
Author: 0 Guardiola does not want to compare De Bruyne with Messi

Such form has sparked chat of a Ballon d'Or challenge. Kante narrowly missed out on winning consecutive Player of the Year awards, Riyad Mahrez being given the accolade in Leicester City's historic Premier League title win despite the French midfielders incredible performances in his maiden season in England.

Sport Conor McGregor in talks over second multi-million-pound boxing match
Author: 0 Conor McGregor in talks over second multi-million-pound boxing match

After the MayMac spectacle UFC president, Dana White immediately announced that he does not want Conor McGregor to box again. The only thing I know how to do is survive. "There's no Muhammad Ali Act in MMA". "This fight will pay him more, this fight will get him more exposure, this fight is bigger than anything else he has".

Sport NBA Opening Night: Five Season Win Total Bets For 2017
Author: 0 NBA Opening Night: Five Season Win Total Bets For 2017

They've got two of the top ten players in Steph and KD and you've probably four of the top 20 players including Draymond [Green] and Klay [Thompson]. The last time this happened was when Larry Bird was still playing in Boston Celtics. The Rockets went all in for Paul - sending seven players, a draft pick and cash to the Clippers - with a clear goal. PREDICTION: Warriors over Thunder in 7 Games - I see the trio of Westbrook, George and Carmelo doing unbelievable things in this series, but I ...

Author: 0 Italy to face Sweden in World Cup playoffs

Northern Ireland lost to Germany and Norway in their final two qualifiers but still finished four points clear of Czech Republic to seal their place in the play-offs. The Croatian national team was one of the top-seeded teams in the draw, along with Italy, Switzerland , and Denmark. The Republic of Ireland have been drawn against Denmark as they attempt to reach next summer's tournament in Russian Federation.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo tells Real Madrid they were wrong over Morata
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo tells Real Madrid they were wrong over Morata

Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has described Cristiano Ronaldo as "an inspiration for the new generation" as he prepares to face the Real Madrid attacker. It is very good for us that he is off the mark in the league because we need him", he told reporters. " I'm not going to put anyone on the podium ", Zidane said.

Sport Rooney saves Everton and Koeman at Brighton; Saints draw
Author: 0 Rooney saves Everton and Koeman at Brighton; Saints draw

Everton rescued a point on Sunday thanks to a last-minute penalty from Wayne Rooney in a draw at Brighton , a result that will do little to ease the pressure on under-fire manager Ronald Koeman , who is the bookies' favourite for the axe.

Author: 0 NASCAR Driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. Will Be Busy In Retirement

The Earnhardts also have another project coming up: A home renovation series on the DIY Network that's expected to debut next year. NASCAR's most popular driver will join NBC Sports Group's coverage of stock vehicle racing next year. "I know he has this kind of persona as a race auto driver", she said, "but he's just a sweet guy". Earnhardt broke the news on Monday via his Instagram account that he and wife Amy are expecting their first child.

Sport Jameis Winston could play through AC joint sprain
Author: 0 Jameis Winston could play through AC joint sprain

Winston has started every game of his career since joining the league as the No. 1 overall selection in the 2015 NFL Draft out of Florida State. Winston played on after being knocked onto his throwing shoulder by Chandler Jones on the first series, but was obviously in discomfort.

Sport Mike Ashley puts Newcastle United up for sale
Author: 0 Mike Ashley puts Newcastle United up for sale

Ashley also put the club up for sale in September 2008 following a series of protests by supporters angered by Kevin Keegan's departure as manager. Ashley's lawyer Andrew Henderson told the Newcastle Evening Chronicle that the goal was to sell the club before the end of the year.

Sport LeBron James' Status for Season Opener Still Undetermined
Author: 0 LeBron James' Status for Season Opener Still Undetermined

While Smith may be giving James the green light, Lue and other team officials remained unsure of James' status for the game against the Celtics and former Cavs guard Kyrie Irving, whose ballyhooed return to Cleveland is expected to be part homecoming, part hate-fest.

Sport Tiger Woods cleared for return to golf
Author: 0 Tiger Woods cleared for return to golf

Starting on October 7, Woods has posted video of himself swinging a golf club three times. "So, that's going to take time to figure that out and to figure out what my capabilities are going forward - and there's no rush". Steinberg did not immediately return a request for comment. There is no planned return date for Woods with Steinberg admitting that it's not even a conversation at this time.

Sport A New Challenger For Joshua Has Been Found Following Pulev Injury
Author: 0 A New Challenger For Joshua Has Been Found Following Pulev Injury

Takam, 36, a native of Cameroon who fights out of France, has suffered high-profile defeats against unbeaten WBO champion Joseph Parker and former secondary titleholder Alexander Povetkin. The venue is also committed to hosting the Wales rugby union team's autumn internationals on consecutive Saturdays from November 11 to December 2. His intervention comes at a time when rumours persisted Joshua's long-time rival Dillian Whyte, scheduled to fight Robert Helenius on the undercard, could ...

Sport Marcus Mariota to start game against Colts
Author: 0 Marcus Mariota to start game against Colts

Mariota has been sidelined with a pulled hamstring since October 1 in a game against the Texans. Titans coach Mike Mularkey was more guarded in his assessment of his quarterback, indicating Mariota was likely to be a gametime decision. He's going to get his chance - Mariota is active and scheduled to start tonight's game against the Indianapolis Colts , barring a setback in pregame warmups.

Sport NaVorro Bowman signs 1-year deal with Raiders
Author: 0 NaVorro Bowman signs 1-year deal with Raiders

The Oakland Raiders have signed free agent LB NaVorro Bowman , the club announced Monday. Former San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman has now found his next National Football League home or so it appears. Bowman (6-0, 242 pounds) entered the National Football League as a third-round pick out of Penn State with San Francisco in 2010. For his National Football League career as a whole, he has registered 709 total tackles, 12.5 sacks, seven forced fumbles, five fumble ...

Sport Dolphins Complete Major Comeback, Stun Falcons For 20-17 Win
Author: 0 Dolphins Complete Major Comeback, Stun Falcons For 20-17 Win

A pair of Cody Parkey field goals would tie the game and then later take the lead. Cutler hopes the second-half comeback will provide a needed confidence boost for Miami's offense. It was second straight home loss for the Falcons (3-2), who play at New England next Sunday. "We need more plays and better stops to create more opportunities to make plays".

Sport Dejan Lovren accuses Romelu Lukaku of deliberately stamping on his face
Author: 0 Dejan Lovren accuses Romelu Lukaku of deliberately stamping on his face

I saw that he was nervous during the game. "This is football. But if you work hard and don't think about this game - there's still some sadness, of course, that you couldn't take the three points - but in every game we're showing better and better and I'm really confident in this team, you know".

Sport Spurs, LaMarcus Aldridge reach three-year contract extension
Author: 0 Spurs, LaMarcus Aldridge reach three-year contract extension

Aldridge has seen a sizable drop in production over the course of his two seasons in San Antonio , but the two parties remain committed to each other for at least the near future. Nevertheless, Aldridge arrived in training camp in strong shape and with a better relationship with Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, and both sides understand that the uncertainty of free agency next summer could make an extension a wise option.