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Sports A near ace and a big win for Dustin Johnson at Kapalua
Author: 0 A near ace and a big win for Dustin Johnson at Kapalua

In a field that featured the top five players in the world, Johnson made a strong opening statement that the No. 1 ranking he has held for almost a year might be hard to take away. "I want a lot more wins". Why bother deciding between being lucky or good when you can just be both? "Not very long, I don't think". Jordan Spieth also won by eight shots in 2016.

Sports Anushka Sharma back to work after honeymooning in South Africa
Author: 0 Anushka Sharma back to work after honeymooning in South Africa

She posted a picture of herself from the film sets with the caption, "They say - Back to one!" The film has been creating a buzz among the masses for a long while now and it was only recently that the makers unveiled the title of this unique film featuring Shah Rukh Khan as a dwarf who deals with the space of emotional incompleteness of his life.

Sports NFL, NFLPA to review how Panthers handled hit on QB Newton
Author: 0 NFL, NFLPA to review how Panthers handled hit on QB Newton

Two weeks after the National Football League had revised its concussion protocol, it was apparently broken on the big stage. According to the revised rule, a player is required to go to the locker room for evaluation if he is found to demonstrate "gross or sustained vertical instability (e.g., stumbling or falling to the ground when trying to stand)".

Sports Frank Beamer to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Frank Beamer to be inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame

The 2018 inductees were announced Monday by the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame. Other notable names who are part of the College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2018 include: Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer , Georgia Tech wide receiver Calvin Johnson , Miami safety Ed Reed and MI cornerback Charles Woodson .

Sports Sunday action for Barca and Real Madrid
Author: 0 Sunday action for Barca and Real Madrid

Zidane has seen his squad hit by a number of casualties this season, with club-record signing Gareth Bale a prime culprit. Gareth Bale was one of a handful of Real first team regulars on display at the Estadio Los Pajaritos, and was on hand to slot home the first from the penalty spot ten minutes before the break after Lucas Vazques was clumsily brought down in the box by Carlos Gutierrez.

Sports Arsenal boss Wenger wants FA Cup replays to stay
Author: 0 Arsenal boss Wenger wants FA Cup replays to stay

Wenger spoke again prior to Wednesday's 2-2 draw against Chelsea , wherein Mesut Ozil featured despite his own problems. Meanwhile, Wenger has hinted he will ring the changes after a busy schedule over the Christmas and the New Year. Given that the Reds are only eight points above the relegation zone, they are still in danger of suffering relegation to League One at the end of the season - although that is unlikely given the quality of players they have.

Sports Chelsea sign Everton midfielder Barkley
Author: 0 Chelsea sign Everton midfielder Barkley

Former England coach Steve McClaren is backing Ross Barkley for success with new club Chelsea. It is thought he is nearing a return to fitness, while the Telegraph further notes that Barkley has been impressed by Chelsea's persistence.

Sports Jon Gruden returns as Oakland Raiders head coach
Author: 0 Jon Gruden returns as Oakland Raiders head coach

Jon Gruden has been named as the new head coach of the Oakland Raiders , 17 years after he left the franchise. He will be introduced by the Raiders at a media conference on Tuesday and replaces Jack Del Rio, who was sacked on December 31.

Author: 0 FA Cup Report: Norwich City v Chelsea 06 January 2018

Their best openings came in the second half as Danny Drinkwater shot wide from near the penalty spot and Willian saw an effort turned past the post by Angus Gunn. We dominated. They didn't even have one shot on our goal and we had chances to score. "Perhaps they had some advantages but we still had our chances".

Sports Why 'Atlanta' Season 2 Is Called 'Robbin Season'
Author: 0 Why 'Atlanta' Season 2 Is Called 'Robbin Season'

We really tried to just devolve what television was. After a collective chuckle from the assembled critics, Glover added, "It's a good show". When asked if he could spill some plot details, Glover quipped, "It's better if we could just talk about Tiny Toons ".

Sports We're not going to ban Donald Trump
Author: 0 We're not going to ban Donald Trump

The indignation over the president's latest tweets was so deep that some protesters projected signs onto Twitter's headquarters building in San Francisco this week calling the service "Trump's dog whistle". Twitter's attempt to handle political speech on its site - and defining when and how that overlaps with violent speech - has been a long and often confusing process.

Sports Dimitrov to face Kyrgios in Brisbane semis
Author: 0 Dimitrov to face Kyrgios in Brisbane semis

The deciding set was equally close with Edmund saving two break points in his opening service game but he was unable to seal a first win in 14 attempts over a top-10 ranked player. The other semi-final will feature another Australian, 18-year-old Alex De Minaur, and unseeded American Ryan Harrison - who had been due to play Murray on Thursday before the Briton withdrew from the tournament.

Sports Bucks' Antetokounmpo leads all players in 2018 NBA All-Star voting
Author: 0 Bucks' Antetokounmpo leads all players in 2018 NBA All-Star voting

He only trailed Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo and LeBron James . Golden State's Kevin Durant leads the Western Conference by 32, 287 votes over his teammate Stephen Curry . The rosters will be announced January 25. As a reminder, the National Basketball Association has ditched the classic East-West format for this year's tilt at Staples Center in Los Angeles on February 18.

Sports Ashley Young charged with violent conduct for Dusan Tadic elbow
Author: 0 Ashley Young charged with violent conduct for Dusan Tadic elbow

Asked if Young should have have been sent off, Tadic said: "Yes". Young's ban means he misses today's New Year's Day fixture with Everton and then the potential banana-skin FA Cup tie with Derby. Several United players felt as though they should have been awarded a penalty when the ball struck Maya Yoshida's hand in the first half but Pawson waved away all protests.

Sports Hero Jordan speaks on dramatic comeback win over Watford
Author: 0 Hero Jordan speaks on dramatic comeback win over Watford

The equaliser came from a knockdown from Oli McBurnie, and then Carvalhal's tactical switch paid dividends again, as fellow substitutes Narsingh and Nathan Dyer combined for the victor. Watford boss Marco Silva was disappointed and rued Gray's miss as Watford squandered an opportunity for a second successive league victory following a six-game winless run.

Sports Lions beat Packers 35-11 and Caldwell stays calm, collected
Author: 0 Lions beat Packers 35-11 and Caldwell stays calm, collected

Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah , in the last year of his contract, had three sacks for the second straight week to give him 12 this season and 44 in his five-year career. The second half saw more back-and-forth possessions until the Lions increased the gap to 27-3 on a 71-yard scoring strike from Stafford to Golden Tate at the 1:38 juncture of the third.

Sports Saints lose to Buccaneers, win NFC South anyway
Author: 0 Saints lose to Buccaneers, win NFC South anyway

He dropped the New Orleans signal caller for a loss of seven on third-and-3 that forced the Saints to give the ball back. The Buccaneers (4-11) scored on a pair of 1-yard runs, the first by Peyton Barber and the second by quarterback Jameis Winston .

Sports Penn State Faithful Unite In Arizona
Author: 0 Penn State Faithful Unite In Arizona

Washington got within seven points in the fourth quarter when the Huskies' own great running back Myles Gaskin broke off a 69-yard touchdown run. 11 CFP, allowed Penn State to work the clock to under a minute on the next drive and gave up a season-high 545 total yards.

Sports Are the Bucs making the right move by sticking with Dirk Koetter?
Author: 0 Are the Bucs making the right move by sticking with Dirk Koetter?

What's your take? Should the Bucs be giving Koetter one more year to prove himself, or should they have gone in a new direction yet again this offseason? As the head coach, it has been kind of different but Dirk is the man. However, the defense has regressed under Koetter. After stints as the head coach of Boise State (98-00) and Arizona State (01-06), Koetter broke into the National Football League as the offensive coordinator of Jaguars in 2007.

Sports Kansas City Chiefs To Start Pat Mahomes in Week 17
Author: 0 Kansas City Chiefs To Start Pat Mahomes in Week 17

Before the Kansas City Chiefs take another stab at postseason success , they will take a sneak peek into their future. First-round draft pick Patrick Mahomes II will make his National Football League debut at quarterback for the Kansas City Chiefs when they play an otherwise meaningless game against the Denver Broncos on Sunday.

Sports Barnes backing Liverpool boss Klopp over cautious market approach
Author: 0 Barnes backing Liverpool boss Klopp over cautious market approach

Klopp took the conversation as a hint to start the local prospect and the selection paid off, as Alexander-Arnold netted his first Premier League goal in front of the Kop. "Roberto, I always appreciate his effort, his performance, if he scores twice I am happy about that". However, the game at the Emirates was the fourth time this season that Liverpool have conceded three or more goals in a game.

Sports 5th death confirmed in Florida small plane crash
Author: 0 5th death confirmed in Florida small plane crash

An airport employee who was photographing the thick fog captured sound of the crash on video. Shannon-Worthington and her husband arrived in Florida Saturday from Baltimore. Clayton, a middle school teacher, had a husband and two children - a 3-year-old girl and an 18-month-old. Shannon was making a 45- to 60-minute flight for day trip to the Florida Keys, the sheriff said.

Sports Steelers clinch 1st-round bye with win
Author: 0 Steelers clinch 1st-round bye with win

They held a comfortable 34-6 lead late against the Texans, and chose to take out several of their key players. T.J. Yates completed 7-of-16 passes for 83 yards with one touchdown and one interception in Monday's Week 16 loss to the Steelers.

Author: 0 LeBron James: Family, not Finals losses, will stand test of time

For those looking for something new, the billboard of December 25 also has something to offer. "They are doing it for their talent". They played exceptionally well past year in the Finals. "I mean, listen. I've lost five Finals". "We have a dynasty in the making in Golden State , we have a team trying to challenge them in their own conference, or a couple teams in San Antonio and Houston, and LeBron is still rolling".

Sports Arsenal v Liverpool: 5 things we learned
Author: 0 Arsenal v Liverpool: 5 things we learned

Salah's air-kick wasted another Liverpool opportunity and it was no surprise to hear Arsenal booed off at the interval. According to the Daily Star , he said "he [Mignolet] misjudged it". "The good thing is that overall we did not give up. If we stay consistent and avoid mistakes, we will win much more football games than we lose or draw".

Sports Harry Kane hopes to beat Alan Shearer goals record
Author: 0 Harry Kane hopes to beat Alan Shearer goals record

Kane's triple means he has now scored 53 goals in all competitive games for club and country this year, leaving him just a goal behind Barcelona's Argentine master Lionel Messi. Speaking to BT Sport after the victory at Turf Moor, the England worldwide said: "I am aware I've equalled Alan Shearer's record". Spurs are now only a point behind fourth-place Liverpool and two above Burnley, who sit seventh after suffering only their fifth league defeat of the season.

Sports TJ Vasher catches TD in Tech's bowl loss
Author: 0 TJ Vasher catches TD in Tech's bowl loss

The senior quarterback was also a threat on the ground, as he rushed for 106 yards and another touchdown on 14 carries. South Florida answered when Flowers threw a 17-yard touchdown pass to Nichols to tie the game, 17-17, with 8:34 left in the third quarter .

Sports India says Pakistani fire kills 3 Indian soldiers in Kashmir
Author: 0 India says Pakistani fire kills 3 Indian soldiers in Kashmir

A defence spokesperson blamed unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops for the deaths of Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas (32), Lance Naik Gurmail Singh (34) and Sepoy Pargat Singh (30). In a strongly worded press statement, the Indian Army warned Pakistan saying martyrdom of Indian soldiers will not go in vain. India and Pakistan have a long history of bitter relations over the Himalayan territory of Kashmir, which is claimed by both in its entirety.

Author: 0 County drops plan to let residents prepay property taxes

The sudden attack on property-tax deductibility - coupled with a $750,000 limit on mortgage interest deductibility for new buyers and the elimination of tax deductibility on home equity loans - sharply undercuts tax policies created to encourage home ownership that have been in place since the federal income tax was enacted in 1913.

Sports Klopp says Liverpool must keep defensive recovery going at Arsenal
Author: 0 Klopp says Liverpool must keep defensive recovery going at Arsenal

Arsenal won't be able to call on their super sub Olivier Giroud on Friday night after he suffered a hamstring injury in midweek, and Aaron Ramsey is out with the same issue. Klopp will be looking to rotate his squad over the next fortnight, with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain in line to face his former club later this week. He's like a wonderful package, I can only say.

Sports Former Orlando City player Kaka retiring from soccer
Author: 0 Former Orlando City player Kaka retiring from soccer

However, Kaka said his transition off the pitch wasn't being taken for granted. "I went to Europe to watch some games, to feel the emotion of the game there, where football really has its highest point". But in the end, he arrived at Real Madrid for 67m euros nearly at the same time with Ronaldo. Kaka moved to Real Madrid in 2009 for 67 million euros, and although he never quite reached the heights of his Milan years, he helped the Spanish club to the 2010-11 Copa del Rey and the 2011-12 La ...

Sports Ravens lead Browns only 17-10 after leaving points on the field
Author: 0 Ravens lead Browns only 17-10 after leaving points on the field

Defense kept the Browns in the game in the first half, but the Ravens still led 17-10 at intermission. Kizer was also intercepted on Cleveland's third drive by Eric Weddle , who snared an overthrow for his sixth pick of the season. Joe Flacco found tight end Benjamin Watson on a crossing route for a 33-yard touchdown moments later. It lasted only a few minutes. Flacco ran the ball for 3 yards on first down.

Sports Diego Simeone opens up on Antoine Griezmann transfer
Author: 0 Diego Simeone opens up on Antoine Griezmann transfer

The Atletico Madrid star was attending an "80s party" as he informed fans on social media, uploading an image of himself on to both Twitter and Instagram . Take a look through the gallery above to see our predicted Barcelona team with Antoine Griezmann! "After receiving a "yes" in response, an agreement was reached with the French goalscorer involving Pep Segura, Barca's general manager, and Robert Fernandez, the director of football".

Sports Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson selling team
Author: 0 Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson selling team

Jon Wertheim and Vin Bernstein . Unfortunately, SI's revelation that Richardson paid off employees who complained about his misconduct isn't as disturbing as the reported details of Richardson's misconduct. The Panthers have made a series of peculiar moves in the past year. The team declined to address specifics when contacted by SI, but Panthers spokesman Steven Drummond said Sunday that the team asked the National Football League to handle the investigation for "transparency reasons".

Sports Coutinho's commitment to Liverpool not in question - Oxlade-Chamberlain
Author: 0 Coutinho's commitment to Liverpool not in question - Oxlade-Chamberlain

With less than 11 minutes played, Nathan Ake was booked for tugging Firmino down on the edge of the box and Coutinho saw a sweetly-struck free-kick hit the inside of the right-hand upright and bounce away from goal. Begovic then denied Liverpool what would have been a stunning goal when Coutinho flicked a ball over the defence for Salah, who shot straight at the goalkeeper.

Sports Antonio Brown Helped Off Field After Leg Injury
Author: 0 Antonio Brown Helped Off Field After Leg Injury

Bryant had his biggest game since Week 2, reminding why the Steelers never traded him thanks to big playmaking, including a diving 39-yard catch down the sideline and a brilliant, one-handed touchdown catch from 4 yards out with a Patriots cornerback draped over him.

Sports Matt Kemp traded back to Dodgers in major 5-player deal
Author: 0 Matt Kemp traded back to Dodgers in major 5-player deal

The Dodgers dumped about $47.5 million in salaries in the trade, and sent the Braves the cash to cover the differences in the amount between those salaries and what Kemp was owed on the eight-year, $160 million contract he signed with the Dodgers after the 2011 season.

Sports Thunder's Anthony set for return to MSG
Author: 0 Thunder's Anthony set for return to MSG

Carmelo Anthony anticipates his first game in NY since the end of his tumultuous tenure there to be an emotional one. After finally agreeing to waive his no-trade clause to accept a move to OKC, Carmelo allowed the Knicks to build their team around Kristaps Porzingis and they're enjoying a decent season so far with a 15-13 record and playing good basketball.

Sports Time, TV channel, watch online, picks for 2017 Las Vegas Bowl
Author: 0 Time, TV channel, watch online, picks for 2017 Las Vegas Bowl

The Ducks' ground game was essentially nonexistent with Royce Freeman sitting out to begin his draft process. How about a one-year subscription to the ultimate sports streaming service in Canada, with access to every NFL game, as well as soccer, tennis, hockey and now, Canada's men's and women's national FIBA team.

Sports Rudy Gobert Injury Update
Author: 0 Rudy Gobert Injury Update

He missed 11 games earlier this season with a bone bruise in his right knee. On Saturday, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports reported Gobert was diagnosed with a sprained PCL in his left knee. The Utah Jazz picked up an impressive 107-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday, but it came at a cost. This is the second injury that will sideline Gobert for an extended period of time.

Sports Mayweather vs. McGregor Takes Second Spot in All-Time Pay-Per-View Buys
Author: 0 Mayweather vs. McGregor Takes Second Spot in All-Time Pay-Per-View Buys

Pacquiao earlier said he has opened talks to fight McGregor when he takes a break from his legislative duties in April. There had been strong rumours that McGregor was looking for another money-spinning turn in the ring with a former dancing partner of Floyd Mayweather's , Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao , but these latest comments appear to put the kybosh on that.

Sports Five things to watch for when the Gunners host Newcastle
Author: 0 Five things to watch for when the Gunners host Newcastle

However, speaking about the speculation surrounding Ozil recently, Arsene Wenger stated that the rumours were totally manufactured by the media and that there was no way the German global would be heading to Old Trafford. Of course Aaron Ramsey will not be available, I said that he will be out for a little longer and that will be maybe three weeks that he is not in contention.

Sports 'Serious problem' with Luiz's knee - Conte
Author: 0 'Serious problem' with Luiz's knee - Conte

Heading into Chelsea's game against Southampton at Stamford Bridge on Saturday (Watch live, 10 a.m. ET on NBCSN and online via NBCSports.com ) Conte also said he expects his team to suffer against Saints. "Two different players, different characteristics", said Conte. Pedro told Chelsea's website : "It's very good because we all understand football very well".

Sports LiAngelo Ball, LaMelo Ball agree to one-year deals with Vytautas Prienai
Author: 0 LiAngelo Ball, LaMelo Ball agree to one-year deals with Vytautas Prienai

The move from the U.S.to Lithuanian League basketball will be a major adjustment for both LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball . Per Wojnarowski and Givony, the Ball brothers aren't expected to receive big minutes in the LKL for Prienu Vytautas. "Great fit in Lithuania", Jonas says. It is too early to tell how they will be used on the court. Others were happy for the Ball brothers and looked at the deal positively.

Sports NFL Network suspends Marshall Faulk, other ex-players over sexual misconduct allegations
Author: 0 NFL Network suspends Marshall Faulk, other ex-players over sexual misconduct allegations

Also named are former players and on-air personalities Eric Davis , Donavan McNabb , Warren Sapp , who gave Cantor a sex toy for Christmas three years in a row, according to the suit. Along with Taylor and Evans , the NFL Network also suspended Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk , a native of Louisiana. Update (1:10 a.m., 12/12/17): The Ringer-the central property of Bill Simmons Media Group-has released a statement about Weinberger , who has been placed on leave indefinitely.

Sports India to Host 2023 World Cup
Author: 0 India to Host 2023 World Cup

On the other hand, Pakistan, which has been demanding bilateral cricket with India, was ignored at the Special General Meeting which resolved to play more against the likes of Australia, South Africa and England. India has acted as a mentor for Afghanistan cricket, hosting some of the war-torn nation's home matches. India have chose to host Afghanistan for their first debut Test match in 2019-20 after they were awarded Test status by International Cricket Council in June earlier this year.

Sports England's Ben Duckett dropped from Ashes tour game after Perth bar incident
Author: 0 England's Ben Duckett dropped from Ashes tour game after Perth bar incident

That measure was taken in response to reports of Jonny Bairstow's "headbutt" greeting for Cameron Bancroft - a playful prank from the Yorkshireman, also in a Perth bar on the first night of England's tour back in October. "Everybody has been warned about how even small things can be blown out of all proportion". "We're all grown men and should know how to behave, through county cricket all the way up to global cricket, the individual needs to be responsible for his behaviour", he said ...

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