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Sports UEFA Nations League: Croatia midfielder Ivan Rakitic out of England clash
Author: 0 UEFA Nations League: Croatia midfielder Ivan Rakitic out of England clash

Another victory over the side that they knocked out in Russian Federation this summer will secure their place at the inaugural Nations League finals next summer. "I can see areas we need to improve in, but I think today's result is completely unfair". He will have a chance to get Spain back on track in a friendly against Bosnia-Herzegovina on Sunday in Las Palmas, the team's final match of the year.

Sports Celtics overcome slow start, beat Bulls by 29 points
Author: 0 Celtics overcome slow start, beat Bulls by 29 points

With Brown and Hayward on the floor to balance the bench energy of Semi Ojeleye, Terry Rozier and Marcus Smart to start the second quarter the Celtics took control on 3-pointers from Smart and Brown before Tatum returned for a 3-pointer and 37-30 lead with 4:49 on the clock.

Sports Wayne Rooney: Emotional England legend makes exciting claim after winning final cap
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney: Emotional England legend makes exciting claim after winning final cap

LONDON, Nov 16 ― There was no farewell goal but plenty of pride and appreciation as Wayne Rooney made his 120th and final appearance for England in a 3-0 win over the United States in a friendly at Wembley yesterday. "My youngest son has never seen me play for England , so tonight was the first and the last". Speaking to Sky Sports , Rooney said: "It went as I imagined it".

Sports Draymond Green Is ‘Moving Forward’ From Incident With Kevin Durant
Author: 0 Draymond Green Is ‘Moving Forward’ From Incident With Kevin Durant

Anthony signed a 1-year, $2.4 million deal with Houston on August 13 after clearing waivers after his release from the Atlanta Hawks . Prior to Thursday's blowout loss to the Rockets , Green spoke about the incident , talked with Durant during the team's shootaround and walked into the arena with him when the team arrived for the contest.

Sports Steve Waugh says he played better Indian teams than the current one
Author: 0 Steve Waugh says he played better Indian teams than the current one

We need to be consistent as a team. Everyone's really keen to correct those things & put in a complete performance. "For that to happen, people have to take more ownership in every Test that we play". He's one guy who I can speak to and get an honest opinion. "There are not too many games now: we have got eight good games in Australia and New Zealand and then five against Australia here".

Sports Premier League clubs vote to use VAR from 2019-20 season
Author: 0 Premier League clubs vote to use VAR from 2019-20 season

This year the clubs voted for it to close on 9 August - a day before the start of the Premier League season. The AFC Referees Committee agreed on Friday to introduce the video assistant referee for the final seven matches of the tournament, which kicks off in the United Arab Emirates in January.

Sports David Pearson, NASCAR legend, passes away
Author: 0 David Pearson, NASCAR legend, passes away

Pearson rarely ran a full season in NASCAR's premier series but when he did was tough to beat. Pearson's first championship came in 1966, when he won 15 of his 42 starts, followed by championships in 1968 (16 wins in 48 starts) and 1969 (11 wins in 51 starts).

Sports Djokovic into semis after dismissing Zverev
Author: 0 Djokovic into semis after dismissing Zverev

Djokovic , the world number one, broke late in the first set and twice in the second set to complete the victory over a disappointing Zverev in 76 minutes on Wednesday. "I thought I played well from mid-way through the second set". "But, you know, at the end of the day I don't want to think about it too much because in two days' time I will give myself the best chance I can to be in the semi-finals".

Sports Carmelo's reps reaching out to other teams
Author: 0 Carmelo's reps reaching out to other teams

Jokic was able to score 14 points to go with 12 rebounds and seven assists. "I don't understand why it can't work out for both situations". "I heard three teams I think it can be for Melo, and this could change-I mean, he's still with Houston-New Orleans, Portland and the L.A.

Sports England captain Root reprimanded on frustrating day in Pallekele
Author: 0 England captain Root reprimanded on frustrating day in Pallekele

His next intervention was equally jaw-dropping, flinging out his left hand to snatch the sharpest of slip catches after Jack Leach snared Kusal Mendis' edge after just three balls. " If either umpire considers that one or both batsmen deliberately ran short at that umpire's end, the umpire concerned shall, when the ball is dead, call and signal Short run and inform the other umpire of what has occurred and apply [five penalty runs ]".

Sports Shorewood grad Blake Snell wins American League Cy Young award
Author: 0 Shorewood grad Blake Snell wins American League Cy Young award

R.A. Dickey was the only other Met to win a Cy Young. Also receiving votes were Chris Sale of the Red Sox, Gerrit Cole of the Astros , Trevor Bauer of the Indians , Blake Treinen of the Athletics, Edwin Díaz of the Mariners , and Luis Severino of the Yankees.

Sports Rooney: my Wembley send-off has been planned for a year
Author: 0 Rooney: my Wembley send-off has been planned for a year

Five-times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton vowed to raise the bar further next year as he told Mercedes factory staff on Tuesday never to stop believing in what they can achieve. "It's nice to be back here, turning up and meeting players again". Everton's Michael Keane has played his way back into Gareth Southgate's England squad after missing out for over a year.

Sports 5 mostly likely landing spots for Le'Veon Bell in 2019
Author: 0 5 mostly likely landing spots for Le'Veon Bell in 2019

Players also found items like shirts, a suit and a CD labeled "Le'Veon Bell #1". By not showing up, Bell forfeited the 2018 season - and $14.5 million in earnings on the franchise tag - in an effort to preserve his body for unrestricted free agency.

Author: 0 Rooney to wear captain's armband for England farewell

Manchester City player Delph said: "When I first came into the England set-up, Wayne was captain". Rooney will award the caps to the debutants and has been asked by Southgate to address the team before the game about the importance of playing for England.

Sports Chelsea narrowly behind close rivals in reported pursuit of West Ham talisman
Author: 0 Chelsea narrowly behind close rivals in reported pursuit of West Ham talisman

Sky Sports News understands West Ham have no intention of selling Arnautovic and he is valued as a pivotal player. Arnautovic has fuelled speculation over his future at West Ham in the last couple of days. Asked whether Marko could leave in January his brother responded: "That's possible". The Portuguese coach knows Cahill well as the pair won the league together at Chelsea during the 2014/15 campaign when the 61-cap England worldwide played a key role in Mourinho's title-winning ...

Sports Benjamin Mendy hit by new injury setback and withdraws from France fixtures
Author: 0 Benjamin Mendy hit by new injury setback and withdraws from France fixtures

The injury setback will be frustrating for Martial , who had fought his way back into the national squad after scoring six goals in five league appearances for United. City left-back Mendy will miss both fixtures after a scan in the French capital showed an issue with his knee. The former Monaco forward continued his fine run in front of goal by netting a second-half penalty but Mendy had the last laugh as his City side ran out 3-1 winners at the Etihad.

Sports LeBron passes Chamberlain as Lakers beat Blazers
Author: 0 LeBron passes Chamberlain as Lakers beat Blazers

LeBron James becomes 5th on the all-time scoring list passing Wilt Chamberlain as the Los Angeles Lakers defeat the Portland Trail Blazers 126-117. "One of the most dominant forces we ever had in our game along with Shaq", James said about Chamberlain. Before the Lakers embark on a three-game trip including his return to Cleveland on November 21 (Nov.

Sports Rory McIlroy giving up European Tour membership in 2019
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy giving up European Tour membership in 2019

Genevieve D'Souza, Manager Sponsorship, Events and Visual Services for Emirates Corporate Communications, Marketing and Brand, said: "The DP World Tour Championship is a world-class gathering that provides a platform for golfers who have set their sights on being at the top of their game, with names like Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood who are a testament to that".

Sports More nations to in 2021 Rugby League World Cup under new format
Author: 0 More nations to in 2021 Rugby League World Cup under new format

It is, of course, the scene of one of South Africa's most famous rugby days following their heroic 36-34 win against New Zealand at the venue back in September. "I would also like to thank Australia for their exceptional bid". World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont said he felt the decision was global recognition for the obsession for rugby in New Zealand.

Sports Division III player strikes opponent after shot
Author: 0 Division III player strikes opponent after shot

Tenaglia immediately fell to the floor and grabbed his face. The Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference said Platt has been stripped of a player of the week award that he previously won. The victim from Nichols was a freshman guard named Nate Tenaglia . Divito said school officials were glad Tenaglia was OK and relieved "most of the team didn't see it" due to concerns about a potential altercation.

Sports Thibodeau says he got 'best' deal for Butler
Author: 0 Thibodeau says he got 'best' deal for Butler

The 27-year-old, who went undrafted out of Tennessee State and began in the National Basketball Association with Houston in the 2013-14 season, has career averages of 12.6 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game with a 35.9 shooting percentage from 3-point range.

Sports Marco Asensio calls on senior Real Madrid players to take responsibility
Author: 0 Marco Asensio calls on senior Real Madrid players to take responsibility

Solari made his professional debut as a player with River Plate in 1996 before leaving his native Argentina in in 1999 to play for Atletico Madrid and then Real Madrid , where he won seven titles in five seasons between 2000-05. "Everything goes very quickly, the important thing is the day to day". Hermoso's form in La Liga has earned him a maiden call-up to the Spain national team for the upcoming matches against Croatia and Bosnia-Herzegovina, in addition to attracting interest ...

Sports India clean sweep T20 series against West Indies
Author: 0 India clean sweep T20 series against West Indies

India needed just five off the last over but the tension rose when Dhawan lifted Allen straight to Pollard at long-on and a tie looked to be on the cards when Pandey could only prod the ball to the right of the bowler, who was devastated after failing to pull off what should have been a run out.

Sports Beaten Tony Bellew calls time on his boxing career
Author: 0 Beaten Tony Bellew calls time on his boxing career

Bellew challenged the undefeated Ukrainian for the WBC, WBA Super, IBF, WBO and Ring Magazine world cruiserweight titles and was stopped in the eighth round by the World Boxing Super Series tournament victor. Only the very best, and the very biggest, will find a way to beat him. Usyk backed Bellew onto the ropes in the seventh round and, with blood streaming from his nose, the challenger was wobbling just before he was knocked down midway through the eighth.

Sports Osweiler, Dolphins squander chances for TDs vs. Packers
Author: 0 Osweiler, Dolphins squander chances for TDs vs. Packers

With that, the Packers moved to 4-4-1 ahead of a trip to Seattle for a Thursday night game, and then a visit to Minnesota for a key NFC North matchup. In the fourth quarter, Breeland left with a groin injury. The fifth-round draft pick out of South Florida has shown potential to be a stretch-the-field threat with his speed and 6-foot-4 frame.

Sports Philadelphia Eagles' true identity revealed in loss to Dallas Cowboys
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles' true identity revealed in loss to Dallas Cowboys

Eagles fans were spotted transporting a Cowboys coffin into Lincoln Financial Field, perhaps as a symbol of some sort of burial of Dallas' season. Who is at fault for Philly's struggles? "I don't even think that is his full form yet, to be honest, just glad to see him getting his feet under him and loving the game, too".

Sports Ireland boss Joe Schmidt to let Murray decide on surprise return
Author: 0 Ireland boss Joe Schmidt to let Murray decide on surprise return

Lock Elliott Stooke is selected, along with fellow uncapped trio Ted Hill, who is named as an apprentice player, Nick Schonert and Joe Cokanasiga. Leavy, 24, was a delayed arrival into the Ireland camp after playing a full 80 minutes for Leinster against Southern Kings in Port Elizabeth the previous Sunday.

Sports Cooper Kupp of Los Angeles Rams out for season with torn ACL
Author: 0 Cooper Kupp of Los Angeles Rams out for season with torn ACL

Although the ideal season ended last week in New Orleans, Los Angeles still has never lost back-to-back games under coach Sean McVay . For how long however is another discussion. Wilson threw three touchdown passes, rushed for 92 yards and almost rallied the Seahawks (4-5) all the way back after his fumble. Wilson completed 17 of 26 passes for 176 yards and three touchdowns, the fifth consecutive game he has thrown at least two touchdown passes.