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Sports England fight back as Australia 326-8 at lunch
Author: 0 England fight back as Australia 326-8 at lunch

His successor as captain, Joe Root , was 49 not out, the pair having reduced Australia's lead to 135 runs. In the last three Boxing Day Tests, Smith scored 192 against India, 134 not out against the West Indies and an unbeaten 165 a year ago against Pakistan .

Author: 0 Patrick Mahomes can rock the boat in the season finale

Patrick Mahomes is the first Chiefs rookie quarterback to start a game, since 1979. Reid declined to say who else might sit out, but he did say there will be enough starters around his young quarterback to ensure Mahomes gets a fair chance to succeed.

Sports Rams plan to rest starters in Week 17
Author: 0 Rams plan to rest starters in Week 17

Fisher spent four-plus years with the Rams and was relieved of his duties after going 4-9 through 13 games last season. Mannion played three preseason games this year and completed 64.5 percent of his attempts for 490 yards, two touchdowns and zero interceptions.

Sports Arsène Wenger has no pity for José Mourinho and Manchester United
Author: 0 Arsène Wenger has no pity for José Mourinho and Manchester United

One thing is a big club and another thing is a big football team that you know is not one of the best teams in the world". "When you tell a club like Manchester United , you think (AC) Milan is not as big as us?" "We would have liked to have had the ball more but it's tough when you come away from home at a ground like this and you know you're going to be in for a game".

Sports PSG attacker Mbappe: Ronaldo my idol as a kid - but not now
Author: 0 PSG attacker Mbappe: Ronaldo my idol as a kid - but not now

Mbappe, speaking with Marca , confirmed he turned down Real to move to PSG . "What we want to do is win and be competitive, it's good that we are the best attack in the world, but it doesn't guarantee you anything, it's the whole team that wins", added Mbappe.

Sports Russell Westbrook Gets Into Heated Altercation With Jonas Valanciunas
Author: 0 Russell Westbrook Gets Into Heated Altercation With Jonas Valanciunas

Now in his fourth season in the National Basketball Association, the 24-year-old has played in 29 games during the campaign for 15 wins and 14 losses, while the Thunder have won four of the five matches he has missed. "We know he's a big pump-fake guy, (has) a great mid-range game and he expanded his three-ball this year", Roberson noted. Yet, according to NBA.com, as the defender in the pick-and-roll responsible for the ballhandler, Westbrook has allowed 0.76 points per possessions (min.

Sports Lok Sabha condemns Pakistan's treatment of Kulbhushan Jadhav's kin
Author: 0 Lok Sabha condemns Pakistan's treatment of Kulbhushan Jadhav's kin

India denounced Pakistan on Tuesday over the treatment of the family of an Indian man sentenced to death for spying, saying they had been harassed during a visit, a charge Pakistan called "baseless". "All her jewellery etc were returned after the meeting". New Delhi said Pakistan disrespected the cultural and religious sensibilities of Jadhav's family, alleging they were asked to change their clothes, and that his wife was ordered to remove her " mangal sutra " - a necklace worn by ...

Sports Iowa outlasts BC in chilly Pinstripe Bowl
Author: 0 Iowa outlasts BC in chilly Pinstripe Bowl

Iowa finished with just 200 yards, but it was enough on this night. "He's got a great ability to get to the quarterback and make something happen". Iowa settled for a 38-yard field goal by Miguel Recinos and a 20-17 with 11:32 to play. "It's been our weapon all season, to win the turnover battle". "In the second half, we played with a little more aggression, played more like we're used to playing", Nelson said.

Sports Ace-of-chase Virat Kohli offers tips to India U-19 squad
Author: 0 Ace-of-chase Virat Kohli offers tips to India U-19 squad

Fast-tracked Pandya making most of rare talent, says Dravid Prithvi Shaw & Co were leaving for the Jan 13-Feb tournament in New Zealand on the same day the senior team was departing for South Africa and Dravid was not allowing the opportunity to slip by.

Sports Broken leg rules Bhoy Hayes out for season
Author: 0 Broken leg rules Bhoy Hayes out for season

When we're at our best it's hard for anyone who plays us. The former Hoops youth player said: 'Fair play to Hearts, they were better than us on the day and we know we could have done better. Meanwhile James Forrest wants the Bhoys to end a great year and a fruitful first-half of the season with a Glasgow derby triumph over Rangers on Saturday.

Sports Stephen Curry Making Progress, Remains Out Until At Least Friday
Author: 0 Stephen Curry Making Progress, Remains Out Until At Least Friday

Stephen Curry (30) laughs from behind the bench in the second half as the Golden State Warriors played the Cleveland Cavaliers at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Monday, December 25, 2017. "The mistake we don't want to make is if we play him too early and he gets too hurt, we ask ourselves, what was the point in that?" Tuesday's announcement means he'll miss at least one more game when the Warriors host the Jazz on Wednesday.

Sports Blake Griffin Could Return Before End of December
Author: 0 Blake Griffin Could Return Before End of December

After Tuesday's practice session, Clippers coach Doc Rivers told the media that Griffin "actually could" play Friday night against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center. I didn't say he would. "I haven't seen him do a lot of live stuff, just one-on-ones, so I think that's good to see", Austin Rivers said. Additionally, Griffin joined the team during shootaround on Tuesday, working on pick-and-roll drills and apparently showing the same explosiveness that everyone is accustomed to ...

Sports DeSean Jackson My Friend Crashed My Truck ... Bullets & Weed Ain't Mine!
Author: 0 DeSean Jackson My Friend Crashed My Truck ... Bullets & Weed Ain't Mine!

Police found 6.3 grams of marijuana and two.38 caliber hollow-point bullets, which are legal in Florida. Tampa Police say that the vehicle was impounded. "He's dealing with the person that was using it without his knowledge privately", EAG Sports Management's Denise White told NFL Network. "We are aware of a one-car accident involving a vehicle registered to DeSean Jackson on the night of December 24", Licht stated.

Sports Staff score predictions for Holiday Bowl vs. Washington State
Author: 0 Staff score predictions for Holiday Bowl vs. Washington State

It provides plenty of intrigue and matches up two teams with somewhat similar paths to the postseason - although Washington State's 2016 season wasn't almost as disastrous. How well that MSU defense plays against Washington State's prolific offense will likely determine the final outcome of the Spartans' season. The Cougars offense was led by quarterback Luke Falk .

Sports Barnstable County Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.3 Percent
Author: 0 Barnstable County Unemployment Rate Rises to 4.3 Percent

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate, estimated at 5.4 percent in November, climbed above recent record lows going back to 1990. The number of those on the job actually increased by 201 from October, but that was offset by the increase in the number unemployed, which rose from 1,223 to 1,277.

Sports Time for Hue Jackson to jump in Lake Erie
Author: 0 Time for Hue Jackson to jump in Lake Erie

I made a statement. I think I started in this, I'm part of the reason it is like why it is and I would like to be part of the reason why it gets fixed and sooner rather than later. It's something I want to really make a huge, huge impact on, and we'll continue to do so. I like to back them up. "You can't sugarcoat it", Jackson said.

Sports Detroit Pistons vs. Indiana Pacers - 12/26/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Author: 0 Detroit Pistons vs. Indiana Pacers - 12/26/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Victor Oladipo is the best player on the Pacers team from a fantasy basketball perspective, with 43.03 fantasy points per game. Jackson had eight points and a season-high 13 assists in 21 minutes. "You can't be slipping on nights; you have to play like that every night and the season will be great". Victor Oladipo , who came into the game averaging 25.3 points, scored a season-low 13 points for IN (19-15).

Author: 0 Will play in Peach Bowl

Pettway did have 305 yards rushing this season with 7 TDs, but he was only able to appear in five games. We have a lot of respect for them. "They bleed just like we bleed so we're not looking forward to SEC-AAC, ACC whatever, we're out there playing football because at the end of the day, that's all you can do".

Sports Broncos declare Paxton Lynch the starter for finale
Author: 0 Broncos declare Paxton Lynch the starter for finale

Might as well (release me)" Charles said Tuesday via the Denver Post . Charles didn't record any stats against the Colts and was inactive for last Sunday's game against Washington. Head coach Vance Joseph and quarterback Paxton Lynch will be under the microscope, even going up against many of Kansas City's backups in this game, and will be expected to exceed expectations.

Sports Jacques Brunel replaces sacked Guy Noves as national boss
Author: 0 Jacques Brunel replaces sacked Guy Noves as national boss

Guy Noves has been sacked as France coach and replaced by Jacques Brunel, the French Rugby Federation has announced. The 63-year-old has left his role with Top 14 side Bordeaux-Begles to take up the position, with his contract taking him through to the 2019 World Cup.

Sports PM Modi relives the past with coffee stop
Author: 0 PM Modi relives the past with coffee stop

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kumar said on Wednesday that "NAMO" ( Prime Minister Narendra Modi ) is the "new Santa" for "new India" who brings good news for the people. You would be surprised to know that Prime Minister also said In those days he did not pay for coffee from his pocket. PM Modi was in Shimla for the swearing-in of new Himachal Pradesh CM Jairam Thakur, along with BJP chief Amit Shah and others.