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Sport Nadal reaches quarter-finals of Paris quest
Author: 0 Nadal reaches quarter-finals of Paris quest

Rafa Nadal continued his quest for a maiden Paris Masters title when he survived a second set blip to beat Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas 6-3 6-7 (5) 6-3 and reach the quarter-finals on Thursday. The former US Open champion will take the eighth and final qualification spot for London from Pablo Carreno Busta if he reaches the semi-finals at Bercy.

Sport 'I won't sign new deal' - Real Madrid star Ronaldo
Author: 0 'I won't sign new deal' - Real Madrid star Ronaldo

Portuguese forward of Real Madrid Christiano Ronaldo said that upon expiration of the date, he would not extend his four-year contract with the club. After the match, Ronaldo was clearly unable to contain his frustrations. Madrid slipped to third La Liga after a shock defeat to Getafe on Sunday, leaving them eight points behind league leaders Barcelona .

Sport Pádraig Harrington warns against putting too much pressure on Tiger Woods
Author: 0 Pádraig Harrington warns against putting too much pressure on Tiger Woods

It will be 14-time Major victor Woods' first appearance since he withdrew after one round of February's Dubai Desert Classic, as he has struggled with back issues. Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? How will Tiger's latest comeback play out? I hope he does come back, he's healthy and he can come back and compete.

Sport Freed from Amritsar jail, Pakistani sisters return home after 11 years
Author: 0 Freed from Amritsar jail, Pakistani sisters return home after 11 years

They are expected to reach Wagah border crossing point on November 4. Two women and a child were released today are Mumtaz ( 29) D/o Muhammad Siddique, Fatima Bibi (42) W/o Saii Ur Rehman, and her daughter Hina (11). In September this year, the sisters' lawyer Navjot Kaur Chabba approached the Prime Minister's Office seeking their release. Mumtaz, who was pregnant during the time when she was arrested, gave birth to Heena in prison.

Sport Patrice Evra sent-off before kick-off for kicking fan
Author: 0 Patrice Evra sent-off before kick-off for kicking fan

French newspaper L'Equipe reported the confrontation was with Marseille supporters who had been jeering Evra for about half an hour while the players prepared for the game. The 36-year-old now faces nearly certain sanction by UEFA following scenes reminiscent of Eric Cantona's kung-fu kick at Selhurst Park in 1995. The result left Marseille second in the Europa League group, two points adrift of Salzburg and two ahead of Konyaspor with two matchdays remaining.

Sport Marathon Petroleum Corp's (NYSE:MPC) Sentiment is 1.05
Author: 0 Marathon Petroleum Corp's (NYSE:MPC) Sentiment is 1.05

Minds + Machines Group Ltd (LON:MMX) has 0.00% since November 2, 2016 and is. Brant Point Investment Management Llc decreased Marathon Pete Corp (Call) (MPC) stake by 49.26% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Oakbrook Investments LLC raised its stake in shares of Marathon Petroleum Corporation by 84.0% during the third quarter. Primerica Inc (NYSE:PRI) was raised too.

Sport Reggie Jackson Trade Package Reportedly Offered by Pistons for Eric Bledsoe
Author: 0 Reggie Jackson Trade Package Reportedly Offered by Pistons for Eric Bledsoe

Jackson leads the team with a 22.4 PER and is second in scoring. Jackson's salary this season is $16 million and he has three years and $51 million left on his contract. During that conversation the desire for a change was expressed, a league source told Basketball Insiders. However, McDonough said the Suns are not in a hurry to trade Bledsoe , saying they are waiting for the best offer, per Scott Bordow of AZCentral.com.

Sport West Indies win series after drawn Zimbabwe Test
Author: 0 West Indies win series after drawn Zimbabwe Test

Dowrich ended the day unbeaten on a career-best 75, while Holder contributed 71 not out to see the West Indies to stumps on 374 for seven, leading by 48 runs. The visitors are now even money at Sky Bet for victory with Zimbabwe 15/8 and a draw 7/2. Zimbabwe was 301-7 when the sides shook hands for a draw and West Indies didn't get the chance to bat for a second time.

Sport What has happened to Romelu Lukaku?
Author: 0 What has happened to Romelu Lukaku?

After an electric start to the season, the Belgium worldwide has scored 10 goals in 14 starts for Manchester United since completing a £75million move in the summer. "I don't think that was tactically the manager's fault, I just think the players had a poor second half and gave the ball away far too cheaply", Captain Marvel explained.

Sport Deshaun Watson out for season with torn ACL
Author: 0 Deshaun Watson out for season with torn ACL

The injury comes less than a week after Watson's best game of his young season. The Texans had gone 3-3 with Watson at quarterback. You can add another item to the ever-growing list of ways Deshaun Watson is rewriting the history books in his rookie campaign.

Author: 0 Upton signs five-year extension with Angels

By resigning Upton, the Angels have given their lineup a big boost as they try to find players to compliment Mike Trout . The morning after the season ended, Angels general manager Billy Eppler acknowledged that signing Upton to another deal was a secondary option.

Author: 0 Colts Officially Shut Down Andrew Luck for the Year

What a odd year it has been for the circumstances surrounding Luck. He returned to practice in early October doing light throwing. There was no timetable for a return, but the team's owner did say they expected Luck to play this season. On Monday of this week, Colts head coach Chuck Pagano and the team acknowledged that the former No. 1 pick was seeking other medical specialists' opinions on the injured shoulder.

Sport Six Tottenham Hotspur players called up to England squad
Author: 0 Six Tottenham Hotspur players called up to England squad

Asked about his decision, Southgate explained: 'I have huge respect for Chris. A refreshingly honest approach from England's manager. 'Generally speaking we want to look at younger players, and develop the team, but I've always said if a more senior player is playing well and warrants the call-up, we should include them'.

Sport New Zealand spinners, Devine rout Pakistan
Author: 0 New Zealand spinners, Devine rout Pakistan

During any game, match officials and players use walkie-talkies to communicate to the persons in the dressing room from the ground. According to the rules, he was found guilty of violating the rules of International Cricket Council (ICC).

Sport Auburn suspends 2 men's basketball players
Author: 0 Auburn suspends 2 men's basketball players

With the Tigers set for an exhibition against Division II program Barry on Thursday night at 7, and the regular-season opener against Norfolk State slated for next Friday, things have drastically changed for Auburn . According to the federal complaint , Person is alleged to have received roughly $91,500 from a cooperating FBI witness in order to influence student-athletes at Auburn to hire the witness in a financial advisory role.

Sport Dyche departure would be 'blow' for Burnley
Author: 0 Dyche departure would be 'blow' for Burnley

The Dutchman was sacked last week following a disastrous start to the campaign, which has left Everton in the relegation zone, with just eight points from 11 games. You cover every inch of everyone who's ever been linked in the history of every club, so they read that. Allardyce, who has also managed Blackburn Rovers, West Ham United and Sunderland during his spell in the Premier League, is also understood to be keen to bring his own backroom staff to Goodison Park, should he be given the ...

Sport Gordon Hayward opens up about injury, reveals he's out for season
Author: 0 Gordon Hayward opens up about injury, reveals he's out for season

That's my mindset right now, trying to work through each day, trying to set mini-goals and trying to get on with it", Hayward told NBC's Matt Lauer. "He wants to include me still and wants to make sure that I'm still part of this team and I'm still helping the team, so he's going to have different things for me to do and different ways that I can help".

Sport Papa John's Blamed NFL Anthem Protests for Sagging Sales
Author: 0 Papa John's Blamed NFL Anthem Protests for Sagging Sales

Papa John's , which operates 4,700 stores across America, reported on Wednesday that it had pulled some television advertising around National Football League games and that comparable sales in North America grew 1% in the third quarter, short of estimates and lower than the 5.5% growth the same time a year ago.

Sport Boston Celtic Gordon Hayward Set to Speak on Gruesome Injury
Author: 0 Boston Celtic Gordon Hayward Set to Speak on Gruesome Injury

Stevens said the Celtics picked Hayward's brain for tips on how to match up with the Milwaukee Bucks and Giannis Antetokounmpo as well as the San Antonio Spurs. Their support has at times overwhelmed me and it will not be forgotten". But it sure sounds as though Hayward does not anticipate playing until 2018-19.

Sport Steve Kerr Would Vote Gregg Popovich for President
Author: 0 Steve Kerr Would Vote Gregg Popovich for President

The defense looks atrocious, and no one cares that they're playing without a point guard. Instead, he has been assigned to Santa Cruz of the G-League (formerly the NBA Developmental League), which begins its regular season Friday. The Spurs will be limited in this game, however. The Spurs are always tough to beat in their own building, but we saw them struggle mightily without Leonard in the playoffs last season and it's hard to see them staying with the Warriors while they're so ...

Sport PM says Nawaz not stepping down as party chief
Author: 0 PM says Nawaz not stepping down as party chief

According to a Dawn report, the London meeting of the PML-N top leadership has made a decision to put forward Shehbaz Sharif as prime ministerial candidate after the 2018 elections if party president Nawaz Sharif remains ineligible to run for office.