• India, Australia cricket teams arrive in Kolkata
India, Australia cricket teams arrive in Kolkata

India won the rain-truncated first ODI and the weather may have an impact on the second match at the Eden Gardens as well with a depression over the Bay of Bengal threatens to dump considerable amount of rain on the region. So even if the rains stop the match can start in half an hour, that is a big plus at the Eden Gardens. He is working hard in ...

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  • Dragic leads Slovenia to maiden European title
Dragic leads Slovenia to maiden European title

A dominant first half allowed Spain to prevail over Russian Federation, 93-85, in the EuroBasket 2017's third-place match on Sunday in Istanbul's Sinan Erdem Dome. Gasol brothers - Marc and Pau - were in form once again, helping Spain bag the bronze medal in the tournament. Russia's Nikita Kurbanov, left, and Russia's Semen Antonov, center, t...

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  • Germany star ruled out of Northern Ireland clash in World Cup qualifying
Germany star ruled out of Northern Ireland clash in World Cup qualifying

Bayern Munich have confirmed goalkeeper Manuel Neuer will be out until January following surgery on a broken foot. The German goalkeeper had only returned at the end of August after fracturing the same foot in April. Sven Ulreich will likely start in his place, with Christian Fruchtl backing up Ulreich on the bench. We're looking forward togethe...

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  • Can Phillies stun Dodgers again as underdog? MLB Predictions 9/19/17
Can Phillies stun Dodgers again as underdog? MLB Predictions 9/19/17

Los Angeles Dodgers' Chris Taylor , left, rounds the bases after hitting an inside the park home run off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Nick Pivetta during the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, Sept. Kershaw struck out Nick Williams for the second out, bringing rookie slugger Rhys Hoskins to the plate. He still owns a sterlin...

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  • Cyborg Vs Ronda? Edmond Tarverdyan Wants It For Ronda's Comeback Fight
Cyborg Vs Ronda? Edmond Tarverdyan Wants It For Ronda's Comeback Fight

A longtime professional wrestling enthusiast, and having taken part in-ring at WrestleMania 31, Rousey has been linked to talks with WWE , perhaps considering a post-fight career with wrestling's leading promotion. No word from Rousey herself. Cyborg recently won the women's featherweight championship at UFC 214 in July and a dream fight bet...

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  • DeMarco Murray Fantasy: Owners Should Be Worried by Derrick Henry
DeMarco Murray Fantasy: Owners Should Be Worried by Derrick Henry

In the Titans Week 2 outing against the Jaguars , Murray had nine carries for 25 yards . Henry had just six carries in Week 1. Davis finished his second National Football League game with just one catch for four yards. That said, Murray was less than stellar in Week 1. Murlarkey said it was too early to tell if Murray would be able to play ...

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  • Chelsea boss Antonio Conte reveals secret plan on Eden Hazard's fitness
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte reveals secret plan on Eden Hazard's fitness

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is ready to hand Kenedy a new chance for their Carabao Cup tie with Nottingham Forest . 'Now is the right moment for Eden to start the game and try to play the whole game , ' Conte reported. Conte didn't have to worry too much about that last season because after settling on the formation that worked for him and...

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  • Kevin Durant appears to take shots at Thunder on Twitter
Kevin Durant appears to take shots at Thunder on Twitter

Durant has since deleted the tweets about the Thunder , but there is still the question of why Durant responded in the third person. It's unclear why Durant puts so much stock into comments from people he doesn't know, but Sunday's Twitter drama is the latest example of the lengths he's willing to go in order to defend himself.

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  • Mexico natural disaster: Photos, videos show wrath of 7.1 quake
Mexico natural disaster: Photos, videos show wrath of 7.1 quake

Mexico State Gov. Alfredo del Mazo tells the Televisa news network that the magnitude 7.1 natural disaster has killed at least two people in his state, which borders Mexico City . There are no immediate reports of casualties, according to AP. Mexico City after quake. Lopez said she witness glass blow out of the windows of a few buildings.

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  • Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has dig at rivals Arsenal
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino has dig at rivals Arsenal

Pochettino , who said Alli would play in Tuesday's Carabao Cup third-round match against Barnsley on Tuesday, continued: "I try to be fair with everyone and try to help every player in the squad". Edwards has recently impressed for Tottenham's youth sides against Manchester United and in the UEFA Youth League as Tottenham's Under 19s side defeate...

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  • Brady on Kaepernick: 'I hope he gets a shot'
Brady on Kaepernick: 'I hope he gets a shot'

This season, legions of players are protesting the anthem including Marcus Peters, Michael Bennett and other stars. "There are bodies in the street and people getting paid leave and getting away with murder". The mood is still sombre, but it's a more uplifting end to a sublime example of artistry, and the moment Jay-Z reclaims his crown from any ...

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  • Josef Newgarden wins first IndyCar title at Sonoma Raceway
Josef Newgarden wins first IndyCar title at Sonoma Raceway

Newgarden has the charisma to relieve some of the face-of-the-sport burden from James Hinchcliffe , and doing so as a champion would certainly have more cachet. "Last year I tried the four stops and it didn't work", Castroneves said. A year ago, Pagenaud won from the pole position at Sonoma to sew up his first championship.

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  • Riz Ahmed first Asian man to win acting award at Emmy
Riz Ahmed first Asian man to win acting award at Emmy

Taking home the gong for his role in HBO's A Night Of, z has appeared on HBO's The Night Of , in which he played Nasir "Naz" Khan, he spoke of the Innocence Project and the New York-based South Asian Youth Action organisation in his acceptance speech.

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  • Irving on keeping trade demand from LeBron: 'Not anything personal'
Irving on keeping trade demand from LeBron: 'Not anything personal'

To say that the interview was a touch freakish might be putting it lightly, this as Irving didn't exactly answer Stephen A. Smith or Max Kellerman's questions with direct answers. And I wasn't getting that [in Cleveland]. "You think about how the journey transcended my career , from starting the first three years, that was a picture in itself,...

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  • Kevin Hart Claims Extortion Over Cheating Video
Kevin Hart Claims Extortion Over Cheating Video

Rather than pay up, he said he would prefer to "fess up to (his) mistakes". The woman seen in the Kevin Hart extortion video has agreed to sit down for a lie detector test. Another TMZ report says the demand for money hit eight figures . When she was asked later on if she's spoken to Hart yet about all that's gone on in the past 24 hours an...

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  • Spoiler Alert: Dembele out for up to four months
Spoiler Alert: Dembele out for up to four months

He will be operated on by specialist Sakari Orava, who has previously been used by Barcelona to aid the recoveries of Thomas Vermaelen, Jandro Orellana and Pol Calvet. The 20-year-old is now set to miss the rest of Barca's Champions League group campaign and faces a race against time to take part in the first Clasico of the season against Real ...

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  • Recent defeats to Arsenal remain source of irritation for Antonio Conte
Recent defeats to Arsenal remain source of irritation for Antonio Conte

He's working very well and he needs a bit more time than other players to understand our style of football very well. "For us and for them it's a big game because we are third in the table". Now he's becoming better with the ball, N'Golo. You can feel him during the game. "I think he can improve a lot with the ball". Don't forget it happened also...

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  • Fans hurt as stand collapses during England cricket match
Fans hurt as stand collapses during England cricket match

One woman remains in hospital suffering from a broken leg. Stewards and police were seen evacuating spectators from the affected area as a precautionary measure. "I've been on that section of stand before for worldwide matches and never experienced any problems". The latest perceived slight for the one-off evening Twenty20 match to be played ag...

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  • Seahawks CB Jeremy Lane not fined for ejection in season opener
Seahawks CB Jeremy Lane not fined for ejection in season opener

Prosise and Thomas Rawls . Being inactive for the first time I can find in his career apparently for something other than injury eats into the maximum of $1 million Lacy could have earned in game-day active roster bonuses per week. Prosise, who typically is the team's third-down back. Those guys had a really good week. Carson played 26 snaps ...

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  • Cubs' Willson Contreras Suspended 2 Games for Umpire Outburst vs. Cardinals
Cubs' Willson Contreras Suspended 2 Games for Umpire Outburst vs. Cardinals

With two on and two out in the top of the fifth inning and a 2-2 count on Cardinals pitcher Carlos Martinez , Lackey threw a slider that looked to be a strike. If Contreras' suspension stands, Chicago will have several options to turn to behind the plate, including Alex Avila , Rene Rivera, Victor Caratini and Kyle Schwarber.

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