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Sports Jeff Horn v Gary Corcoran weights
Author: 0 Jeff Horn v Gary Corcoran weights

After edging out Manny Pacquiao earlier this year, Horn chose Corcoran as a voluntary challenger ahead of an expected showdown with Terence Crawford and the Australian put in a strong display to see off the Londoner. London's Corcoran (17-2, 7 KOs) is the WBO's No. 7 contender at 147 pounds and represented an optional opponent for Horn in his first defense of the WBO welterweight title.

Sports Colts illegally had non-players help clear snow before Adam Vinatieri kick
Author: 0 Colts illegally had non-players help clear snow before Adam Vinatieri kick

After the Bills game, Corry says Vinatieri is now at 88 percent. His two missed attempts in Sunday's road loss to the Buffalo Bills at New Era Field, which was played in a snowstorm, put him below the mark. The Colts will likely use the final three games to figure out their game plan for the offseason and they begin that stretch on a short week against the Denver Broncos.

Sports Van Gaal: United Are More Boring Under Mourinho
Author: 0 Van Gaal: United Are More Boring Under Mourinho

Mourinho was accused of employing defensive tactics and Van Gaal who was often criticised for boring football, insists Mourinho's team is worse. "In that department we have few players". Mourinho allegedly had water squirted at him and was hit on the head by an empty plastic bottle while a melee ensued involving more than 20 players and staff.

Author: 0 Skirball Fire Was Sparked by Illegal Cooking Flame at Hillside Encampment: LAFD

Much of it was destroyed by the fire. CalFire, other fire agencies and the California Public Utilities Commission were investigating the causes, Edison officials said. last Wednesday on the east side of the San Diego (405) Freeway near Mulholland Drive. In addition to the 1,000-plus structures destroyed, hundreds of homes have been torched, nearly 100,000 people have been evacuated, 85,000 have been left without power and damages total about $10 billion.

Sports Birthday special: B-Town wishes 'Thalaiva' Rajinikanth on Twitter
Author: 0 Birthday special: B-Town wishes 'Thalaiva' Rajinikanth on Twitter

Shivaji Rao Gaekwad, best known as Rajinikanth is one of the reigning superstars of Kollywood and made a mark in the industry with some of his tremendous performances over the years. DMK leader MK Stalin, MDMK founder Vaiko and BJP state unit President Tamilisai Sounderrajan, actors Radhika, Kajal Aggarwal and Vikram Prabhu were among those who wished the superstar.

Sports Stephen Smith Ear Injury One Of The Worst Seen In Boxing History
Author: 0 Stephen Smith Ear Injury One Of The Worst Seen In Boxing History

Boxing officials and the ringside doctor were forced to step in and stop the bout between Brit Stephen Smith and Mexican Francisco Vargas in Las Vegas after Smith's ear was accidentally cut in a head clash in the ninth round. One would imagine after a period of rest on the ear that he will be chomping at the bit again to get back into world title contention in 2018. The stoppage meant the referee ruled the contest should go to the judges' scorecards, who scored 89-82, 88-83, 88-83 in favour ...

Sports EPL: Manchester City eye record against Swansea
Author: 0 EPL: Manchester City eye record against Swansea

Swansea have enough on their plate tonight without fretting about any of that. What José Mourinho and his players took for overzealous, antagonistic celebrations in the away dressing room, Pep Guardiola described yesterday as "nothing exceptional".

Sports Yankees might be happy they missed out on Shohei Ohtani
Author: 0 Yankees might be happy they missed out on Shohei Ohtani

The shot of PRP, a biologic of centrifuge-spun blood that is used to promote healing, was administered October 20, according to the report, which was distributed to teams after Ohtani entered Major League Baseball's posting system. Shohei Ohtani, who recently committed to the Los Angeles Angeles following a lengthy recruitment process, is reportedly nursing an elbow injury that could wind up having serious long-term ramifications if it's aggravated further.

Author: 0 MLB Rumors: Orioles Shopping Manny Machado, Who Has One Overarching Wish

With Machado, their chances of doing that increase, and they could even be in the playoff conversation. If Machado signs with another team next year, the Orioles will only receive a draft pick for him as compensation. Sanchez, 19, is the closest thing in the farm system to a potential front-line starter. Still, a young, power-hitting shortstop would be a significant draw on the free-agent market, and Machado is just 25 years old.

Sports Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs West Ham
Author: 0 Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs West Ham

He has a big experience in the Premier League ". Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey will miss the team's Wednesday trip to West Ham due to a hamstring injury but manager Arsene Wenger insists the player's problem is not too serious.

Sports Live cricket score, India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Mohali
Author: 0 Live cricket score, India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd ODI, Mohali

Half volley outside off, a gentle loosener from Lakmal but Dhawan does not want any sighters. Another win could well change the scene for Sri Lankan cricket, which has been marred by internal feud and payment crisis. "(It's an) opportunity for youngsters to step in". He will make his debut in place of Kuldeep Yadav. If India loses the second match top of the 3 Match ODI series then India would end up losing the series and that would be disastrous for team's morale before advancing ...

Sports Leonard Probable For Season Debut With Spurs
Author: 0 Leonard Probable For Season Debut With Spurs

San Antonio's minutes plan for Leonard appears similar to that of guard Tony Parker , who played more than 20 minutes for the first time in seven games since returning from surgery for a ruptured quadriceps tendon. His play on both ends has justified a lucrative contract extension he signed prior to the season. "Never, never", he told reporters . The 2016-17 National Basketball Association season can still be counted as a generally good time for Leonard - without his devastating ...

Sports Kick return ace Devin Hester retires from NFL
Author: 0 Kick return ace Devin Hester retires from NFL

Good luck telling the story of the National Football League from 2006 to 2014 without mentioning Hester. And Hester, like a true showman, saved his best for when the lights were brightest. The missed field goal score in the old Meadowlands. The Bears started to use him as a wide receiver that season and gave him a four-year contract extension in the offseason.

Sports Liverpool 'readying new Thomas Lemar bid in January'
Author: 0 Liverpool 'readying new Thomas Lemar bid in January'

Champions Chelsea are looking for reinforcements in the January transfer, and according to Matt Law from The Telegraph , they are plotting a £80 million move for Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar . Unlike with Coutinho, Monaco are not only eliminated from the Champions League, but out of Europe altogether. Given their troubles this year, it would not be too surprising if Lemar was open to moving on in January.

Sports Yankees Trade Headley To Padres, Gain Financial Flexibility
Author: 0 Yankees Trade Headley To Padres, Gain Financial Flexibility

Blash, 28, probably won't see much time with the Yankees. Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner is intent on getting under the $197 million tax threshold next year, and NY still may attempt to re-sign left-hander CC Sabathia or add another starting pitcher.

Sports Porzingis, Knicks slip past Lakers in OT
Author: 0 Porzingis, Knicks slip past Lakers in OT

The Lakers have a 4-6 record during their last 10-game stretch and are 4-8 in away games this season. "I think every kid dreams about playing there (at Madison Square Garden )", Ball told the Orange County Register on Monday following the Lakers' practice at Baruch College, "just because of all the history there and all the battles that go on there".

Sports Dykes introduced at SMU, will coach in Frisco Bowl
Author: 0 Dykes introduced at SMU, will coach in Frisco Bowl

TCU began the season 7-0 with the nation's best third-down offense en route to a runner-up finish in the Big 12 and Alamo Bowl berth. Dykes spent four seasons as the head coach in Berkeley, compiling a lackluster 19-30 record in the process.

Sports WR Britt reportedly agrees to deal with Patriots
Author: 0 WR Britt reportedly agrees to deal with Patriots

The latter two fail to make "possession" type catches, and that's what New England is looking for right now. In 2014, the Patriots had hosted Britt on a free-agent visit, but owner Robert Kraft reportedly told the Boston Herald that because of off-field issues, "We won't be signing him".

Sports Klopp: Liverpool need Lallana ahead of busy period
Author: 0 Klopp: Liverpool need Lallana ahead of busy period

They have a squad full of journey men and average players and they shouldn't be able to cope with Liverpool if Jurgen Klopp picks a strong line-up. Long balls, set pieces, very physical. A thigh muscle strain means Gareth Barry is unavailable, while defender Craig Dawson is likely to remain out with a knee injury and James Morrison continues to struggle with an achilles injury.

Sports India to host Afghanistan for first-ever Test
Author: 0 India to host Afghanistan for first-ever Test

Ireland and Afghanistan's desire to play consistent Test cricket is on the verge of fulfillment as both countries are scheduled to play a combined total of 29 Tests in the next cycle of the Future Tours Programme (2019-23). In their first five years Bangladesh played 40 Tests while Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe played 24 Tests each. The BCCI has informed the Asian Cricket Council of its decision.

Sports Packers wavering on Aaron Rodgers injury decision
Author: 0 Packers wavering on Aaron Rodgers injury decision

Coach Mike McCarthy said the decision about Rodgers' broken collarbone was in doctors' hands. The 34-year-old has progressively been hedging toward being ready to play against the Panthers. Even if Rodgers doesn't play this weekend, he could still return in Week 16 or Week 17. I don't have an answer for you. "If not, I'm just going to keep rally behind Brett [Hundley] and let him keep winning us the victories".

Sports Gayle Hits 18 Sixes in BPL Final, Sets Numerous T20 Records
Author: 0 Gayle Hits 18 Sixes in BPL Final, Sets Numerous T20 Records

Gayle also smashed 18 sixes in the innings, a new world record, bettering his record of 17 while playing for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL in 2013. Samuels, batting at number five, struck two fours and a six but perished at the end of the 18th over, caught at short fine leg by Charles off Ravi Bopara's medium pace.

Sports Putin allows athletes to compete at Winter Olympics as neutrals
Author: 0 Putin allows athletes to compete at Winter Olympics as neutrals

At the same time, they believe that depriving them of the right to perform at the Olympic Games and represent their country at the Olympics is "unacceptable", the statement published on the website of the Russian Olympic Committee reads. Russian authorities have vehemently denied any state support for doping and have pledged to co-operate with global sports bodies to counter the use of banned performance-enhancing drugs.

Sports United States must fix lax immigration system
Author: 0 United States must fix lax immigration system

He obtained a visa because he already had family in the US who were American citizens, a policy Trump also has called for ending. A 27-year-old male suspect is in custody after an " attempted terrorist attack " rocked the busy New York Port Authority subway station early Monday, authorities confirm.