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Sports Virat Kohli becomes most expensive player in IPL history
Author: 0 Virat Kohli becomes most expensive player in IPL history

Kings XI Punjab retained only Axar Patel for Rs 12.5 crores. "MI is like a family; we had a squad of 27 players of which we had to let go so many". "We will use our right to match in auctions". Each franchise is entitled to retain up to five players, under the Player Retention and the Right to Match criteria.

Sports OnScene: Following the Ball family through Lithuania
Author: 0 OnScene: Following the Ball family through Lithuania

No one honestly knows how long the Ball family in Lithuania experiment will last, or how the larger Big Baller Brand infatuation remains a weekly, if not daily, source of entertainment for the sports world. According to ESPN.com's Jeff Goodman , Seskus said through an interpreter, "They are young, but I can promise that they will play a lot and I hope we will help them to get better and they will help us to win more games".

Sports Arsene Wenger Banned For Three Matches And Fined £40000
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger Banned For Three Matches And Fined £40000

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will serve a three-match touchline ban after he was charged with misconduct by the FA. Wenger's been suspended for three games and fined £40,000 for doing nothing more than speaking the truth - that Mike Dean is an very bad referee who has no business anywhere near anything above a Sunday league pitch, ever.

Sports Bills' thank-you gift to Bengals: 1440 wings
Author: 0 Bills' thank-you gift to Bengals: 1440 wings

More than $315,000 had been raised as of Thursday night, Dalton announced on Twitter . That number is significant because it has been 17 years since the Bills reached the National Football League playoffs. After the game, Bills fans flooded Andy Dalton's foundation . Dalton said that as of Thursday morning, Bills fans have donated almost $300,000 to his charity, the Andy & Jordan Dalton Foundation.

Sports Jon Gruden to come out of retirement and rejoin Raiders as coach
Author: 0 Jon Gruden to come out of retirement and rejoin Raiders as coach

Gruden said that he understands interviews will be conducted this week. The previous coach Jack Del Rio was sacked after the last game of the season, and Gruden is set to interview with them Monday. He has a 95-81 career record. Today, we discussed Gruden's continued interest in the Raiders, why he's ready to leave the TV booth, Jack Del Rio's coaching issues and every other step that led to Gruden's official return to the Raiders, presumed at a Tuesday presser.

Sports Chiefs have reasons for optimism, concern in playoff meeting with Titans
Author: 0 Chiefs have reasons for optimism, concern in playoff meeting with Titans

The Tennessee Titans squeaked out a 15-10 home victory on Sunday afternoon to clinch a playoff spot, but they're not exactly looking like a juggernaut heading into the postseason. "I don't know if that made it better, but it's a good feeling". But the goal is to get to at least the AFC Championship Game. There will be no DeMarco Murray (knee) and perhaps no Quinton Spain .

Sports Soulpepper's Albert Schultz resigns after sexual misconduct allegations
Author: 0 Soulpepper's Albert Schultz resigns after sexual misconduct allegations

Four women who have filed sexual assault and harassment lawsuits against a prominent figure in Canadian theatre and the well-known company he co-founded will speak out today at a news conference in Toronto. It's quite a brilliantly successful enterprise", Siminovitch said, adding that Soulpepper's board or directors "acted very quickly and I think they took the steps that were needed to deal with what is allegations right now".

Sports UCF to celebrate flawless 'Cinderella season' with parade at Disney
Author: 0 UCF to celebrate flawless 'Cinderella season' with parade at Disney

White promised fans they would get a chance to buy national championship T-shirts and announced on Twitter he already informed Scott Frost's coaching staff they would be paid bonuses for winning the national championship. The last was Ohio State in 2012, but the Buckeyes were ineligible to compete in the Big Ten championship or go to a bowl game. They are going to hang a banner.

Sports Tom Brady's Agent Comments on ESPN Report on Patriots' Power Dynamic
Author: 0 Tom Brady's Agent Comments on ESPN Report on Patriots' Power Dynamic

On Friday morning, New England had two things to wake up and sift through: the aftermath of a snowstorm that blasted the region, and a huge report from ESPN that heralds the end of the Bill Belichick-Tom Brady era. - After many years together, Belichick has been unusually open with his criticism of Brady's play this season. But if New England loses and Brady has a pedestrian performance, it will only increase the speculation that there's a rift between the greatest coach and greatest ...

Sports SC allows Bihar to play Ranji and other tourneys
Author: 0 SC allows Bihar to play Ranji and other tourneys

A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Mishra and Justices AM Khanwilkar and DY Chandrachud said that it was in the interest of the game that the state be allowed to play tournaments. "I am thankful to the Supreme Court", he was quoted as saying to Hindustan Times . Like Ishan Kishan, a cricketer from Patna's Rajendra Nagar who had led the India juniors' team for the ICC Under-19 World Cup held in Bangladesh in 2015.

Sports Tom Brady praises Giants coaching candidate Josh McDaniels
Author: 0 Tom Brady praises Giants coaching candidate Josh McDaniels

This week, leading into the opening round of the NFL playoffs, an annual tradition will take place: The Patriots will be on bye, and their assistant coaches will conduct interviews for head coach openings around the league. While many attribute his success as a coach to Brady , McDaniels proved in 2008 when Brady was injured that he could also run a productive offense with Matt Cassel running his system.

Sports National Football League ratings down nearly 10 percent in 2017
Author: 0 National Football League ratings down nearly 10 percent in 2017

For the semifinal game, in which Georgia beat Oklahoma, ESPN said there was a massive 39% increase to 26.8 million viewers compared to the same game a year ago - making it the fifth-most-watched cable telecast of all time. It is the weekend so it must mean the National Football League is facing another round of television ratings scrutiny to see how the league is faring.

Sports LSU retains defensive coordinator Dave Aranda with record $10 million contract
Author: 0 LSU retains defensive coordinator Dave Aranda with record $10 million contract

Aranda, who reportedly turned down an initial overture from Texas A&M earlier this week, is already college football's highest paid assistant coach and stands to make $1.85 million in 2018. The Tigers finished the season 9-4 after losing to Notre Dame in the Citrus Bowl. That came after LSU likely could have hired Fisher for approximately $6 million a year in December of 2015 and for a figure closer to $7 million a year in 2016 .

Sports Magnitude 4.4 Earthquake Shakes the Bay Area: USGS
Author: 0 Magnitude 4.4 Earthquake Shakes the Bay Area: USGS

The natural disaster was centered north of the Claremont Hotel and was caused by movement on the Hayward fault , which runs from San Pablo Bay to Fremont. It was felt widely across the Bay Area and woke everyone up. Let us know on our Facebook page here. "A glass doll fell from a shelf and the head broke off".

Sports Juve coach Allegri praises Liverpool's Emre Can amid reports of deal
Author: 0 Juve coach Allegri praises Liverpool's Emre Can amid reports of deal

The Reds have been resigned to losing the Germany worldwide for nothing as his contract is due to expire in the summer and fresh terms could not be agreed. And Tuttosport claim that Jurgen Klopp has blocked Can leaving Anfield this month, regardless of any improved bid from Juventus , with the player now agreeing to move at the end of the season.

Author: 0 Alabama LB Anfernee Jennings Underwent Knee Surgery, Out vs. Georgia

The return of previously injured outside linebackers Terrell Lewis and Christian Miller will help with Alabama's depleted linebacker depth. On Tuesday, Alabama coach Nick Saban said Jennings was in Birmingham being evaluated. Mosley, a redshirt junior, has seen action in 12 games and chimes in with 12 tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss, one sack and two quarterback hurries. Alabama is already without its starting Mike linebacker Shaun Dion Hamilton (broken kneecap) and backup inside ...

Sports Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers ready for next showdown
Author: 0 Boston Celtics, Cleveland Cavaliers ready for next showdown

As for who the Cavs are at this point, there's not much need for explanation. Cleveland (9-7) could use him, facing a Detroit team (10-5) with the second-best record in the Eastern Conference without two of its point guards, and. Thomas was iconic while he was here, but Pierce feels that Thomas' time in Boston was short and it's not fair for that to overlap with the celebration of his decade-and-a-half in Celtics green.

Sports Arsenal attacker Theo Walcott sends transfer SOS to AC Milan
Author: 0 Arsenal attacker Theo Walcott sends transfer SOS to AC Milan

Walcott , who has played nearly 400 games for Arsenal since signing from Southampton in 2006, has emerged as a target for Moyes but he faces competition from a number of Premier League rivals, according to the Daily Express . We have confidence that someone else can come and it will be great for us. Theo Walcott and Daniel Sturridge are among the players on Southampton's shopping list as they look to spend the £75million recouped from Virgil van Dijk's move to Liverpool.

Sports Dimitrov begins Brisbane title defence with tough win
Author: 0 Dimitrov begins Brisbane title defence with tough win

But, at 5-4 up, Edmund made light work of Chung in what would be the final game, to win the deciding set 6-4. Karolina Pliskova kept her title defense on track with a 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 win over 2012 victor Kaia Kanepi, setting up a semifinal against Elina Svitolina .

Sports EPL: Manchester United anxious Mourinho could quit
Author: 0 EPL: Manchester United anxious Mourinho could quit

Some reports had claimed that the Portuguese tactician was looking at walking away from Old Trafford - but Mourinho himself has described the reports as "garbage". "My intention is to stay and to work and to improve and to bring the club to where the club belong". Meanwhile, Manchester City remains at the top of the English Premier League points table with 62 points while Manchester United are in second place with 47 points.

Sports Rockets-Warriors will feature neither James Harden nor Kevin Durant
Author: 0 Rockets-Warriors will feature neither James Harden nor Kevin Durant

In his absence, Eric Gordon led the Rockets with 30 points. "Green kept them in the game nearly single-handedly", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said of the Houston native, who scored 29 points, including eight 3-pointers. R&B singer Usher watched the game from a courtside seat next to Golden State's bench and got involved in the action when he caught Trevor Ariza and Curry as they sailed out of bounds and into his seat chasing a loose ball in the third quarter.

Sports FA asks Arsenal's Arsene Wenger to explain comments on referees
Author: 0 FA asks Arsenal's Arsene Wenger to explain comments on referees

Significantly, Wilshere has just come through a sequence of eight matches in less than a month without any adverse physical reaction or sign of injury and is likely now to be rested from Sunday's FA Cup tie against Nottingham Forest. I just cut it out completely and I think I look better. 100 per cent (he dived). 'I respect everybody's opinion. "You have your opinion and I have my opinion and I've been in the game long enough to know that everybody can have a different opinion".