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Sport Ashes: Lyon awarded as England all out for 302 runs
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David Lloyd agrees with Kevin Pietersen's claim that England showed Australia bowler Nathan Lyon "too much respect" on day one at the Gabba. Before Brisbane , Vince averaged 19 and hadn't scored a half-century in his seven tests.

Sport Nebraska fires football head coach Mike Riley after 4-8 season
Author: 0 Nebraska fires football head coach Mike Riley after 4-8 season

Two of them came during Riley's three-season tenure. He should land on his feet, as Riley coached Oregon State to a 93-80 record from 2003-2014. This is one of the more unsurprising moves of college football's coaching search season. Nebraska lost four straight to end the season at 4-8 and 3-6 in the Big Ten, finishing with their fewest wins since 1961. In a statement from the athletic department announcing the termination, Moos said the department wants to pursue a higher level of ...

Sport 3-4-1-2: Chelsea's Strongest Possible XI vs Liverpool
Author: 0 3-4-1-2: Chelsea's Strongest Possible XI vs Liverpool

CHELSEA powered into the Champions League last 16 as Eden Hazard and Willian inspired a 4-0 thrashing of 10-man Qarabag on Wednesday. As the EPL comes out of the worldwide break, it's all about whether anything will happen to blunt Manchester City's momentum.

Sport LeBron James shines after swapping shoes and explains he's 'a little weird'
Author: 0 LeBron James shines after swapping shoes and explains he's 'a little weird'

LeBron James continued to show why he is indeed the king, recording his 57th career triple-double with 27 points, 16 rebounds and 13 assists. "I'm a little weird sometimes", he said. The Spurs offense has been inconsistent throughout most of the season, but it's been especially spotty lately, failing to score 100 points in four of the team's last five games.

Sport Texas blows 10-point, fourth-quarter lead in loss to Texas Tech
Author: 0 Texas blows 10-point, fourth-quarter lead in loss to Texas Tech

His first throw of the game was a 52-yard pass Keke Coutee down to the Texas 10. He finished 26-47 for 239 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions. The Longhorns extended their lead to 23-13 with a Rowland 40 yard field goal at the beginning of the 4th quarter. Texas Tech took their first lead of the game on the second play of the second quarter with a 32-yard field goal to go ahead, 10-7.

Sport UFC Shanghai Results: Kelvin Gastelum Knocks Michael Bisping Out Cold
Author: 0 UFC Shanghai Results: Kelvin Gastelum Knocks Michael Bisping Out Cold

Gastelum was also looking to get back in the win column, having suffered a third-round submission loss to Chris Weidman in his last outing. It was the biggest win of the former-Ultimate Fighter winner's career and a true step towards establishing himself firmly within the 185lb title picture.

Sport Leo Messi Ends Speculation By Signing New Barca Contract
Author: 0 Leo Messi Ends Speculation By Signing New Barca Contract

The new contract would keep him at the club through the 2020/21 season. Now, with a staggering €700m (AU$1.1 billion) release clause, Messi will be contracted until he's 34 years old. Lionel Messi has refused to answer any questions relating to his Barcelona future as he picked up his fourth European Golden Shoe award. City, coached by Messi's former manager, Pep Guardiola, are eight points clear at the top of the Premier League, while boasting of a ideal record in Europe.

Sport Conte calls for clarity from Chelsea on Courtois deal
Author: 0 Conte calls for clarity from Chelsea on Courtois deal

Courtois' present five-year deal expires in June 2019 and this week the 25-year-old said he would wait until the end of the season to discuss a renewal . Friday was certainly a day for Premier League managers of big clubs saying that they are not involved in contract extension talks for star players with uncertain futures.

Sport Valentine Holmes scores six as Australia progress to World Cup final
Author: 0 Valentine Holmes scores six as Australia progress to World Cup final

Meanwhile Kangaroos captain Cameron Smith says they will not underestimate the Bati. The Vodafone Fiji Bati will take on Australia at 10pm tonight while Tonga will play England at 6pm Saturday in the second semi-final. The Kangaroos flyer has 12 tries for the tournament, surpassing the previous record of 10 set by Wendell Sailor 17 years ago, and the influential Slater became the leading try-scorer in World Cup history in another devastating masterclass from the co-hosts.

Sport Man Utd vs Brighton, Premier League
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He's another option for us. But he needs time. Manchester United attacker Marcus Rashford admits manager Jose Mourinho is demanding a greater balance over the 90 minutes. The win over Newcastle means that United have collected 26 points in the Premier League this season, although just four points now separate Jose Mourinho's side from seventh-placed Burnley after 12 matches of the 2017-18 campaign.

Sport Firing of Bret Bielema was a long time coming
Author: 0 Firing of Bret Bielema was a long time coming

Smith) a better place than I left it". "I know we wanted more wins. I think it was his time to be over with here at Arkansas", Wooten said. "I am a bigger fan of Arkansas than ever". Bret Bielema will not get to fulfill his dream of leading the Arkansas Razorbacks to their first SEC championship. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported the buyout as $5.9 million between today and December 1, based on language in his original contract and an amendment added in early 2015 after the ...

Sport No. 12 UCF caps flawless regular season with win over USF
Author: 0 No. 12 UCF caps flawless regular season with win over USF

The Knights are 11-0 after a 49-42 win over South Florida on Friday. With the American Athletic Conference's help, Memphis and UCF backed out of nonconference games and rescheduled their showdown for September 30. South Florida drove to midfield late, but Mitchell Wilcox fumbled after a 10-yard catch at the Knights' 45 and it was recovered by Chequan Burkett.

Sport Cricket team in India bowled out for two runs
Author: 0 Cricket team in India bowled out for two runs

Kerala U-19 women won the match against Nagaland by 10 wickets. Only one player troubled the scorers, notching 1 before being dismissed, with the only other run coming from a wide in the 17 overs bowled. It was a day of batting collapses in the Women's Cricket Under 19 One Day League And Knockout tournament as Bihar were bowled out for 21 and Bengal chased the target with nine wickets to spare.

Sport 3 takeaways from Baylor's loss to TCU
Author: 0 3 takeaways from Baylor's loss to TCU

TCU quarterback Kenny Hill is probable to play after sitting out last week with an injury. Baylor football was unable to keep up with the nation's No. Quarterback Charlie Brewer then connected with Blake Lynch for a 40 plus yard touchdown pass to but the Bears up 9-0 early. Brewer's run took the Bears deep into Horned Frog's territory into the red zone.

Sport Pittsburgh DB Avonte Maddox Wears Panthers Turnover Chain After Win over Miami
Author: 0 Pittsburgh DB Avonte Maddox Wears Panthers Turnover Chain After Win over Miami

This time, the losing team is very much still alive in the national championship race. They had already clinched their first Coastal Division crown and secured a berth in next week's Atlantic Coast Conference Championship Game. He ultimately replaced Rosier with sophomore Evan Shirreffs . Pickett bulled over Miami cornerback Jaquon Johnson in the process, a sign Pitt was not going to be pushed around.

Sport Derrick Rose Has Left The Cavs And May Not Return
Author: 0 Derrick Rose Has Left The Cavs And May Not Return

The report states there is growing uncertainty that Rose will return to the team from both inside and outside the organization. A team spokesperson said Rose's absence is excused. Adidas has produced eight signature shoes for Rose so far and is contractually obligated to continue to produce a signature shoe for the Chicago native as long as he is in the league.

Sport Oxford Circus: police attend tube incident
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While there were reports of smoke and armed police seen, it's unclear what has happened inside or around the station. "Officers are on scene". "Officers are on scene and dealing (with it)", the Metropolitan Police said on their official Twitter feed.

Sport Jurgen Klopp takes the blame for Alberto Moreno's horror show against Sevilla
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp takes the blame for Alberto Moreno's horror show against Sevilla

That's how it is. In this world especially. It was really my responsibility. Moreno was culpable for two of Sevilla's three goals in their comeback draw against Liverpool on Tuesday. At the start of this season, however, Milner has returned to midfield and Moreno has fought off competition from new signing Andy Robertson to make the left-back berth his own.

Sport Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Sold 1.22 Million Copies in Its First Week
Author: 0 Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Sold 1.22 Million Copies in Its First Week

The old Taylor Swift can't come to the phone next summer, she's busy playing Croke Park. It marks two years since the Bad Blood singer last toured, her last run was the "1989 World Tour" for her fifth album "1989". Nielsen Music and Billboard report that the album sold more than 1.22 million units in its first week. The Reputation tour is set to arrive in Dublin , Manchester and London .

Sport NFL Owners Mull Over
Author: 0 NFL Owners Mull Over "Nuclear Option" For Jerry Jones Dispute

But that doesn't mean he's given up putting stumbling blocks in Goodell's way. According to the New York Times' Ken Belson , Jones sent a letter to Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank-who is the chairman of the league's compensation committee-on Tuesday informing him that he is "standing down from my threat of litigation against the committee".