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Sport Guardiola: Manchester City delivered best first-half display in three years
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City had made a disastrous start to the Champions League with a shock defeat at home to Lyon but have now moved top after following up their win over Hoffenheim with a victory in Ukraine . "We just have to improve it more to get better". The only surprise was that it took half an hour for City to break the deadlock, Silva following up his victor against Hoffenheim with an emphatic finish to set his team on their way.

Sport Virat Kohli becomes fastest cricketer to score 10k ODI runs
Author: 0 Virat Kohli becomes fastest cricketer to score 10k ODI runs

Virat Kohli became the fifth Indian and 13th overall player to score 10,000 ODI runs. Tendulkar , who had been breaking records at will during his 25-year-long global career, reached to the landmark in 259 innings. He leaked runs in the first game of the ongoing series, but considering his all-round abilities, he is expected to get a longer run. Kohli is also on course to go past 1,000 ODI runs this calendar year.

Sport How to Watch the World Series 2018 on TV and Online
Author: 0 How to Watch the World Series 2018 on TV and Online

The 31-year-old Dominican infielder smashed a three-run homer Tuesday over Fenway Park's giant "Green Monster" left-field wall to secure host Boston's 8-4 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the opening game of the 114th World Series.

Sport Kohli's ridiculous 2018 goes on with latest century
Author: 0 Kohli's ridiculous 2018 goes on with latest century

Captain Jason Holder has praised his side's improved batting effort despite them suffering an eight-wicket drubbing in the opening One-Day International (ODI) of the five-match series here yesterday. Along the way, he added 74 for the fifth wicket with Rovman Powell (22) before posting another 60 runs for the sixth wicket with Holder who was good for five fours in a 42-ball knock.

Sport Westwood cuts Garcia lead before storms return
Author: 0 Westwood cuts Garcia lead before storms return

England's Ashley Chesters , who held a one-shot lead over Frenchman Gregory Bourdy at the close of play on Friday, shot a 1-under-par 70 and will partner Garcia in Sunday's final group. "We have a good shot tomorrow but it's not going to be an easy day at all, so we have to keep playing". Tournament officials reduced the event to 54 holes on Saturday after bad weather had forced several delays.

Sport Lamela class makes the difference for Spurs - Ireland
Author: 0 Lamela class makes the difference for Spurs - Ireland

Tottenham travel to West Ham on Saturday just two points off the top of the Premier League table, but their overall form has been mixed and their 1-0 home win over bottom side Cardiff before the global break was unconvincing. Tottenham Hotspur head into their Champions League encounter with PSV Eindhoven on Wednesday night eager to get maximum points on the board after two successive defeats.

Sport Former Nationals, Orioles on 2018 World Series teams
Author: 0 Former Nationals, Orioles on 2018 World Series teams

The offensive fireworks occurred despite the much-anticipated showdown between Kershaw and Boston ace Chris Sale . Los Angeles disposed of the Atlanta Braves with a four-game NLDS series win before overcoming an early-series deficit to top the Brewers in the NLCS, but remain +135 underdogs on the 2018 World Series odds .

Sport Edmund wins first ATP title
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It marks the second time Edmund has reached at ATP final, the first ending in defeat to Pablo Andujar in Marrakech in April. A tight opening set saw both men serve superbly with break points at a premium. Khachanov, ranked 26th in the world, prevailed 6-2, 6-2, in 54 minutes to record his third win over the 30-year-old left-hander Mannarino in as many meetings.

Sport Patrick Peterson Wants to Be Traded to the Saints
Author: 0 Patrick Peterson Wants to Be Traded to the Saints

But even for Minnesota's impressive front office, trying to find a way to trade for Peterson right now just seems to be too hard of a task to accomplish. Any team that acquires Peterson would only owe him $11 million in base salary for 2019 and $12.05 million for 2020. The most recent prominent cornerback to be traded, two-time Pro Bowler and one-time first-team All-Pro Marcus Peters, garnered second- and fourth-round picks this offseason from the Los Angeles Rams, who also got a sixth-round ...

Sport Broncos Backup Quarterback Chad Kelly Arrested
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When officers arrived, they were told the man was inside the house. Kelly is accused of entering a home in the 3200 block of South Lincoln Street uninvited and sitting down on a couch while mumbling incoherently, according to Englewood police.

Sport Escalator 'collapses' at Rome metro station
Author: 0 Escalator 'collapses' at Rome metro station

The Repubblica metro station, close to Rome's central train station, has been closed to the public, as the rescue operations were ongoing. The crashed escalator at the subway station in Rome . Emergency services described the escalator's steps as "split and crumpled" and surrounded by broken glass and beer bottles, reports Sky Italia. ANSA also quoted city transport agency officials as saying maintenance is carried out on metro system escalators every month.

Sport No malice in Lennon challenge, insists Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany
Author: 0 No malice in Lennon challenge, insists Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany

It's happening a bit blindside. "I think he's got the brightest of all futures", Kompany said. "That's the main thing". I find that freakish because that's a red for me. His best moments were still when he got wide and fired over his trademark risky crosses, and he finally got an assist with his cross for Sane's goal.

Sport Chelsea coach charged with improper conduct
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However, it turned out to be a frosty encounter for United coach Jose Mourinho , who not only saw his side concede a late equaliser but was taunted by the fans of his former club and reacted angrily to the celebrations of a Chelsea assistant.

Sport Wozniacki seeks repeat at wide-open WTA Finals
Author: 0 Wozniacki seeks repeat at wide-open WTA Finals

This will be the first time since 2014 that the Ukrainian has been ranked higher than her rival when they have met. That was kind of disappointing, and if I had gotten some of them, the outcome could have been different. I think it doesn't matter in which group you are, we are the eight best players in the world right now, so I'm feeling good and ready to go". Serena Williams misses out, too, in a year in which she returned after giving birth to her first child and reached two Grand Slam ...

Sport 49ers Plagued By Turnovers, Lose 39-10 To Undefeated LA Rams
Author: 0 49ers Plagued By Turnovers, Lose 39-10 To Undefeated LA Rams

On Monday, 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan said the team is placing Colbert on injured reserve with a high right-ankle sprain, an injury he suffered in the third quarter of Sunday's loss to the Los Angeles Rams . The 49ers had a punt blocked for the first time since the 2014 season. Rookie linebacker Trevon Young caught the ball in the air to set up a field goal.

Sport Dallas Cowboys researching Amari Cooper, considering trade with Oakland Raiders for WR
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys researching Amari Cooper, considering trade with Oakland Raiders for WR

He certainly gives the Cowboys a big weapon for quarterback Dak Prescott and a threat to possibly make team's pay for giving so much attention to running back Ezekiel Elliott and the ground game. He is expected to be able to play when the Cowboys return from their bye week to face the Tennessee Titans on November 5. With a 1-5 record and no signs for a turnaround this season, those picks will be crucial for the Raiders' rebuild before moving to Las Vegas in 2020.

Sport Sony Michel of New England Patriots has MRI, reveals no serious damage
Author: 0 Sony Michel of New England Patriots has MRI, reveals no serious damage

While scores on special teams aren't consistently counted on, the fact that they're rare shouldn't. Defensively, there was a little good and a little bad. But things nearly got out of hand as Mitchell Trubisky ran wild in the open field . Frankly, it is not only tiresome to see these continue to cost the Bears wins but worrisome that they haven't been fixed.

Sport Arsenal v. Leicester City
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The visitors led at the Emirates Stadium on Monday thanks to a Hector Bellerin own goal , but captain Ozil then stamped his authority on the contest. He does go missing in games where Arsenal don't dominate the ball and in thew big games I'd question if he's turned up'. The hosts were visibly lifted by their leveller as the second half commenced, Henrikh Mkhitaryan spurning a decent chance after smart work from Alexandre Lacazette .

Sport National Football League won’t allow people to buy Rae Carruth jerseys
Author: 0 National Football League won’t allow people to buy Rae Carruth jerseys

The 44-year-old former National Football League player, who was released from the Sampson County Correction Facility in Clinton, N.C. shortly after 8 a.m. The 18-year-old suffers from permanent brain damage and cerebral palsy due to being deprived of oxygen in the minutes after Adams' shooting. Carruth still claims he wasn't intending to have Adams killed, but acknowledges a responsibility for what happened.

Sport Cowboys try to save season with Amari Cooper blockbuster
Author: 0 Cowboys try to save season with Amari Cooper blockbuster

Last year, in 14 games, he only had 680 yards receiving. The Dallas Cowboys are desperate for a No. 1 receiver no more. The Cowboys are a game and a half back of Washington in the NFC East after losing in miserable fashion on Sunday in D.C., and if this trade doesn't turn things around for them offensively it could look really bad.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo responds to Isco saying Real Madrid aren't 'crying' about him
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo responds to Isco saying Real Madrid aren't 'crying' about him

I'm going to play against one of the biggest teams in the world and that's what motivates me and brings me here. Later on Monday, Ronaldo spoke to the press in Manchester ahead of his Champions League return to Old Trafford . "All I'm thinking about is Manchester United ". "Keep the pride and happiness and use that anger if you want to call it that to motivate to play in a good football match".

Sport Messi out of Clasico with fractured arm
Author: 0 Messi out of Clasico with fractured arm

Real Madrid have under-performed under new manager Julen Lopetegui. Official reports by the club have MESSI out for around 3 weeks which would mean he would miss next week's clasico against Real Madrid but also the Champions League clash against Inter.

Sport Juventus dealt late injury blow ahead of Manchester United game
Author: 0 Juventus dealt late injury blow ahead of Manchester United game

Ronaldo denies the allegations - which first surfaced on the Football Leaks website in April 2017 - and insists the sex was consensual. I have four kids, I am healthy - I have everything, so the rest doesn't interfere on me. Mourinho noted ahead of playing Chelsea that some players had returned from global duty with fresh knocks. "If you look at Ronaldo when he was in Manchester and then at the Ronaldo who became the best player in the world, you can see his game has changed", he told ...

Sport Lakers' early struggles are normal, says James
Author: 0 Lakers' early struggles are normal, says James

On Saturday, he electrified the Staples Center crowd for the first time with a monster two-handed slam to tie the contest 14-14 halfway through the first quarter. In the heat of the moment, when somebody does that, I mean that's tough. The NBA is planning to render its discipline on Sunday prior to the Rockets-Los Angeles Clippers game at Staples Center, sources said .

Sport How to watch Cowboys vs. Redskins
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It was the second straight game in which he failed to reach the 200-yard plateau. Neither has dropped two in a row, either. The previous wins and losses came down to the fourth quarter. 21, 2018 in Landover, Md. The Cowboys' number plummets to 12.3 on the road. For Payne, drafted to play in games like Sunday's against the Dallas Cowboys, it was simple.

Sport Guwahati ODI: West Indies on course for a fighting total
Author: 0 Guwahati ODI: West Indies on course for a fighting total

India chased down the 323-run target easily thanks to captain Virat Kohli and Rohit's hundreds, with 47 balls to spare. Virat Kohli-led Indian cricket team will look to get more answers for their unresolved middle-order when Men-in-Blue will take on the West Indies in the five-match One Day International (ODI) series ahead of the 2019 World Cup.

Sport Juventus held by Genoa to end Italian champions' perfect start
Author: 0 Juventus held by Genoa to end Italian champions' perfect start

Andreas Pereira has said that Manchester United's performance against Chelsea in the Premier League on Saturday has left them feeling "pumped up" for the upcoming Champions League clash with Juventus . But I think we did very well and deserved more. Young thinks United could have won the game but admits they need to be more clinical in the final third of the pitch.

Sport Brewers extend series; Sale to start WS opener for Sox
Author: 0 Brewers extend series; Sale to start WS opener for Sox

The prediction: In the moments after the Brewers lost Game 5 in L.A., manager Craig Counsell said, "We're going back home, to me, in a position of strength". The All-Star left-hander fanned 16 of the 35 batters he faced in 10 shutout innings over seven playoff appearances. The Dodgers failed to muster much else during the rest of the game, and Knebel's relief stint proved to be huge in helping the Brewers get to a Game 7.

Sport 6 people shot in alleged drive-by shooting in FL
Author: 0 6 people shot in alleged drive-by shooting in FL

The JSO official Twitter account just informed the public that six adults have been shot, with three in critical condition. At an afternoon news briefing outside the laundromat where the shooting erupted, Lendvay said, authorities were conducting an exhaustive investigation.

Sport Chris Sale back with Boston Red Sox on Tuesday after hospital stay
Author: 0 Chris Sale back with Boston Red Sox on Tuesday after hospital stay

Bregman had just tied the game with his fifth-inning two-bagger - though a different official scorer might have charged Red Sox third baseman Eduardo Nunez (yet another ex-Yankee) an error for failing to stop the hard grounder that skidded into the left-field corner, allowing Jose Altuve to come around from first base - when Pearce got his chance with one out in the sixth.

Sport Rob Gronkowski doesn't travel to Chicago, unlikely for Patriots
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Mack leads the Bears with five sacks, four forced fumbles and a pick-six. While that was troubling for the Patriots in and of itself, it was compounded by Michel staying down on the turf. The Patriots (4-2) will play at Soldier Field for the first time since 2010 after defeating a then-undefeated Kansas City by just three points as well.

Sport Three centre backs Manchester United should consider signing in January
Author: 0 Three centre backs Manchester United should consider signing in January

Anthony Martial's second-half double looked set to earn United all three points until Barkley's intervention deep into stoppage time. Chelsea are angry and deeply embarrassed over Saturday's touchline incident involving Jose Mourinho and their assistant coach at Stamford Bridge, according to Sky sources.