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Sports Duckett dropped from England Lions squad, fined
Author: 0 Duckett dropped from England Lions squad, fined

But Lehmann insists he and his players aren't sitting back and laughing at England's misfortunes, despite the weird incident involving Duckett. Following an investigation led by Lions coach Andy Flower, Duckett is not being sent home but has been fined what the England and Wales Cricket Board describes as the "maximum allowable amount" for a Lions player - thought to be about £1,500.

Sports Jaguars fans throw objects at Quinton Jefferson after ejection
Author: 0 Jaguars fans throw objects at Quinton Jefferson after ejection

Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Quinton Jefferson was one of two players ejected for an on-field scuffle with the Jacksonville Jaguars late in the game. Here's a look at the 2004 National Basketball Association fight. Michael Bennett was ejected for diving at the knees of Jaguars C Brandon Linder with Jacksonville lined up in victory formation in the final minute.

Sports Former Tigers Jack Morris, Alan Trammell elected to Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Former Tigers Jack Morris, Alan Trammell elected to Hall of Fame

He also pitched for Cleveland. Trammell was worth 70.4 Wins Above Replacement during his career, according to Baseball-Reference.com, and ranks 93rd all-time in that category, ahead of many current Hall of Famers. "St. Paul's own - Jack Morris - heading to the @baseballhall", Twins President Dave St. Peter (@TwinsPrez) tweeted. Hall of Fame players George Brett, Rod Carew, Dennis Eckersley, Don Sutton, Dave Winfield and Robin Yount were on the panel that voted.

Sports Cubs agree to terms with former Dodgers reliever Brandon Morrow
Author: 0 Cubs agree to terms with former Dodgers reliever Brandon Morrow

The addition of Morrow will allow the Cubs to keep C.J. Edwards in a setup role. Morrow had insane good numbers as an effective set-up man for the Dodgers and closer Kenley Jansen . This signing follows the acquisition of free agent starter Tyler Chatwood , boosting a starting rotation that will now be sans former Cy Young award victor Jake Arrieta .

Sports Carson Wentz Breaks Eagles TD Record, Exits With Knee Injury
Author: 0 Carson Wentz Breaks Eagles TD Record, Exits With Knee Injury

Wentz left the field with trainers after being looked at on the sideline. Wentz then walked to the locker room with a towel around his neck. Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has been one of the best stories of the 2017 National Football League season.

Sports Broncos snap 8-game losing streak with shutout win over Jets
Author: 0 Broncos snap 8-game losing streak with shutout win over Jets

This includes two leaves of absence - one brief, one more lasting - due to separate injuries. Miller's sack on Josh McCown was number 83.5 for his National Football League career in 101 games. It was a long day for Claiborne, who has had a good season for the Jets. Analyzing the battle in the trenches is never a bad idea. Only one sack was by a defensive lineman, Muhammad Wilkerson, who upped his season total to just 3.5.

Sports Chiefs stay on top of AFC West with win over Raiders
Author: 0 Chiefs stay on top of AFC West with win over Raiders

Alex Smith finished 20 of 34 for 268 yards with an interception and Kareem Hunt led the Chiefs on the ground with 116 yards and a touchdown on 25 carries as Kansas City (7-6) ended a four-game losing streak. But the whole passing game looked badly jumbled, and there was a general lack of urgency until it was too late. The turnaround for Kansas City was dramatic and unforeseen.

Author: 0 Browns' Josh Gordon Reminding Everyone He's One Of NFL's Best Receivers

Against the Packers , Gordon went over the middle and used his ridiculous catch radius to come down with a touchdown to tie the game at 7-7 in the first quarter. With one strike from DeShone Kizer Sunday, he ended an even longer drought by scoring his first touchdown since December 15, 2013 . He missed almost three full seasons because of multiple suspensions for violating the NFL's substance-abuse policy.

Sports NFL Football Minnesota Vikings at Carolina Panthers Start Time, Betting Odds
Author: 0 NFL Football Minnesota Vikings at Carolina Panthers Start Time, Betting Odds

In two losses, Newton has been sacked 12 times and intercepted four. Then again, perhaps the Vikings wouldn't be too broken up if they have to leave home in the playoffs. "He's athletic in the passing game". "I have to do a better job of getting the ball out of my hands, and I plan on doing that". Zimmer also sang the praises of their defensive tackles, Kawann Short and Star Lotulelei, with those two obviously contributing big-time to their ability to stuff the run.

Sports Egyptian church cancels meeting with US Vice President
Author: 0 Egyptian church cancels meeting with US Vice President

The decision comes a day after Egypt's top Muslim cleric Ahmed al-Tayeb, the head of Al-Azhar, also declined to meet Pence. Egyptian Coptic Christians make up about 10 percent of the country's 93 million people, and are the largest religious minority in the region.

Sports Matthew Stafford to start against Buccaneers
Author: 0 Matthew Stafford to start against Buccaneers

But after practicing on a limited basis all week with tape on his hand, he is expected to play, and the warm weather in Tampa is expected to help with his injury. Stafford hasn't exactly lit the world on fire this season, so this injury makes him even riskier to start now that the fantasy football playoffs have begun.

Sports Conte excludes Chelsea from title race
Author: 0 Conte excludes Chelsea from title race

As it stands, the Blues trail City by 11 points and could finish the weekend 14 behind the leaders if Pep Guardiola's men secure a victory at Manchester United on Sunday. "We have to fight and do our best", Conte said. The Italian hinted that he wants reinforcements in January. Then at 1-0 down, we tried but you have to know in this situation when you play against West Ham in a London derby, it is very hard.

Sports Neymar would win Ballon d'Or at Madrid
Author: 0 Neymar would win Ballon d'Or at Madrid

The Brazil worldwide has now finished directly behind the dominant pair on two occasions, but Perez believes that the story would be different if he was to swap PSG for the Spanish capital further down the line. Real were also linked with his services in the summer but asked whether he regrets missing out on the France global, Perez added to Cope: "Mbappe is 18 years old".

Sports Borussia Dortmund Have Sacked Manager Peter Bosz
Author: 0 Borussia Dortmund Have Sacked Manager Peter Bosz

However, things have not passed almost so smoothly in Germany, and Saturday's 2-1 home defeat against Werder Bremen, which has left Dortmund seventh in the Bundesliga standings, 13 points behind leaders Bayern Munich , was the final straw.

Sports Coutinho will delay Barcelona move if Liverpool offer guarantee
Author: 0 Coutinho will delay Barcelona move if Liverpool offer guarantee

Despite being made captain and scoring a hat-trick in the midweek Champions League thrashing of Spartak Moscow, Coutinho still has his heart set on a dream move to Barcelona . "There's really nothing to say". Nobody has come to me to say Phil will be away in January. Whatever I could say would not stop your questions, so I think I just don't answer it.

Author: 0 Real Madrid vs Sevilla: Zidane speaks on 5-0 victory

Nacho Fernandez opened the scoring in the third minute after Eduardo Berizzo's side failed to clear a corner, before Ronaldo put the champions in control with a composed finish and a penalty just after the half-hour mark to take his tally to 25 goals in 15 league games against the Andalusians.

Sports Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal are not out of the title race
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal are not out of the title race

He has only been starting Europa League and Carabao Cup matches but is confident of staying at the club beyond the end of his contract in the summer, when he also hopes to be in Russian Federation with England. Arsenal have to have this race at the end with good performances. "If you don't believe in yourself, then who is going to believe in you?" "Hopefully he will continue in the same way now his confidence is high", he added.

Sports Lomachenko: Rigondeaux is Not a Big Win For Me, Not His Weight
Author: 0 Lomachenko: Rigondeaux is Not a Big Win For Me, Not His Weight

He grew increasingly frustrated with Rigondeaux's tactics which included low blows and more clutching and grabbing than throwing punches. "I went up to 130 (pounds) because it was the only way I could get this fight made", Rigondeaux said through a translator.

Sports Rafael Benitez refuses to discuss Newcastle takeover after Leicester defeat
Author: 0 Rafael Benitez refuses to discuss Newcastle takeover after Leicester defeat

It may have been Newcastle's 125th anniversary, but they failed to win their match with Leicester and in the end it was an own goal from Ayoze Perez that settled the encounter. "What I can say is the players, they put in an effort on the pitch, but still we have to improve if we want to get three points in these kind of games".

Sports Five Reasons To Watch UFC Fight Night 123: Swanson Vs. Ortega
Author: 0 Five Reasons To Watch UFC Fight Night 123: Swanson Vs. Ortega

A leg kick lands for Swanson and Ortega responds right away with one of his own. Swanson worked the legs to open the second, but you had to assume he was now hyper aware of Ortega's submission skills. Ortega suddenly closes the distance to the clinch and drops down with a guillotine choke. Swanson's speed and accuracy were big obstacles in the opening round, but Ortega eventually closed the distance in the final minute of the round.

Sports 'Dangal' actor Zaira Wasim molested on Delhi-Mumbai flight
Author: 0 'Dangal' actor Zaira Wasim molested on Delhi-Mumbai flight

In both the videos , Zaira narrated her harrowing experience of sexual harassment by a male co-passenger inside the flight. "In her Instagram story, she wrote ,"... "This is awful!" she said. "Is this how you're going to take care of girls?" the National Award victor said as she broke down in the video. Reportedly, she was not the only one onboard the flight to have faced the same ordeal.