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Sport T'puram ODI: West Indies in big trouble
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Former Windies skipper Brian Lara believes Jason Holder missed a trick by choosing to bat first but that was no excuse for the batsmen. The return of Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar has intensified Indian pace attack while youngster Khaleel Ahmed also found his form in the 4th ODI where he picked three key wickets and dismantled West Indies batting.

Sport Fuming FA consider appeal after Man Utd boss Mourinho avoids ban
Author: 0 Fuming FA consider appeal after Man Utd boss Mourinho avoids ban

Mourinho believes he should have full ownership over United's moves in the transfer market but the club have told him they will have the final say over transfers, according to ESPN . The Portuguese coach was reported to have directed an insult in his native language towards a camera. In their original statement on October 16 , the FA said: "It is alleged that his language at the end of the fixture, as captured by the broadcast footage, was abusive and/or insulting and/or improper".

Sport Zola critical of Chelsea duo after cup win
Author: 0 Zola critical of Chelsea duo after cup win

Palace would have been hoping that Hazard would remain on the sidelines for Sunday's match at Stamford Bridge, as no backline relishes the prospect of containing the in-form 27-year-old. Mount also went close late on and the huge travelling support bounced with pride throughout the 90 minutes. 18+ only. Ts&Cs apply. "In fact I now have a problem because I can only select 11 players to start each game and so many of them are performing so well".

Sport Red Sox Win World Series
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The team is expected to return to Boston later Monday with the World Series trophy. Celebratory Red Sox fans and an armada of duck boats are covering the streets of Boston on Wednesday in what has become a almost annual tradition for the city.

Sport Inexperienced Lakers starting to wear on LeBron
Author: 0 Inexperienced Lakers starting to wear on LeBron

Monday night's 124-120 loss to the Timberwolves showed again that this is a Lakers team that is still learning. And we will. I can promise you that. "I mean, it's the same story", Walton said. He cited the team's turnovers and giving up of offensive rebounds as the reasons behind the loss, adding they were not going to win many games if they continued to perform like that.

Sport Novak Djokovic to regain world No 1 spot after two-years
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic to regain world No 1 spot after two-years

Canadian Milos Raonic has withdrawn for Wednesday's second round match against Roger Federer at the Paris Masters with a right elbow injury. Nadal did not say whether he will play at the season-ending ATP Finals in London, beginning November 11.

Sport Top three performances against Penn State
Author: 0 Top three performances against Penn State

Best effort: John Reid returned an interception 44 yards to the Iowa 3 in the second quarter, setting up the TD that tied the game at 14. Miles Sanders #24 of the Penn State Nittany Lions runs the ball into the end zone for a one-yard touchdown in the first quarter of the game against the Indiana Hoosiers at Memorial Stadium on October 20, 2018 in Bloomington, Indiana.

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Author: 0 "The car's cursed", claims a helpless Ricciardo

The Mercedes star had just secured his fifth championship, becoming only the third driver in Formula One history to do so, yet this triumph in the thin air of Mexico City didn't possess the drama of his first title in 2008, or the relief of beating his bitter foe, Nico Rosberg at the season-decider in Abu Dhabi six years later.

Author: 0 Packers trade safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix to Redskins

The Montgomery deal comes just two days after the converted wide receiver committed an egregious error in the closing moments of the Packers' loss to the Los Angeles Rams , fumbling on a kickoff return after taking the ball out of the end zone.

Sport Federer dominates Medvedev to reach 14th Basel final
Author: 0 Federer dominates Medvedev to reach 14th Basel final

In addition to Basel he has also won nine career tournament titles at the Gerry Weber Open on grass in Halle, and eight at Wimbledon. World No. 93 Marius Copil will face Roger Federer in the Swiss Indoors final after he shocked Alexander Zverev in the semifinals Saturday.

Sport Babar Azam reclaims top T20 ranking
Author: 0 Babar Azam reclaims top T20 ranking

Pakistan , enjoying an unassailable 2-0 lead, were lifted by Babar Azam who made a 40-ball 50, Sahibzada Farhan (39) while Mohammad Hafeez made a 20-ball 32 not out. " We had our chances in all three games", said Finch. However, he was unable to turn things around in the second ODI, falling for a 10-ball 3. While the bowlers have done a good job, it is the batting that has let Australia down massively.

Sport Leonard returns to lift Raptors over Sixers
Author: 0 Leonard returns to lift Raptors over Sixers

When Kawhi's up and guarding and handsy and getting his hands on balls, it kind of spreads to the other guys. Missing this many talented players is obviously hard to see, but the Raptors are thankfully one of the deeper teams in the league.

Sport #BabyMirzaMalik: Shoaib Malik, Sania Mirza welcome a baby boy
Author: 0 #BabyMirzaMalik: Shoaib Malik, Sania Mirza welcome a baby boy

Malik took to Twitter to announce the birth of his son. "Thank you for the wishes and Duas , we are humbled #BabyMirzaMalik", Malik wrote on Twitter. She announced the good news on social media and wrote, "Finally!" The Pakistan cricketer said that it is a boy and that Sania is doing well. She aims to be back on the court for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Sport Clemson hands Florida State worst home loss
Author: 0 Clemson hands Florida State worst home loss

On the Tigers' third touchdown drive of the afternoon, a targeting penalty against Florida State safety Hamsah Nasirildeen and a pass interference call moments later gave Clemson (8-0, 5-0) free first downs, and eventually 6-foot-4, 315-pound defensive tackle Christian Wilkins barreled up the middle for a Clemson score.

Sport Lions trade Golden Tate to Eagles
Author: 0 Lions trade Golden Tate to Eagles

If Tate walks, the Eagles-according to NFL Network analyst Daniel Jeremiah-would likely receive a third or fourth-round pick in 2020. If Tate and the Lions had chose to part ways in the offseason, a move now certainly made some sense, especially with Detroit acquiring a third-round pick.

Sport Winx wins record fourth Cox Plate
Author: 0 Winx wins record fourth Cox Plate

Winx's Chris Waller trained stablemate D'Argento ($26) set the early pace before Rostropovich ($31) took over mid race with Benbatl always in the firing line. "The build-up to a fourth Cox Plate was pretty intense", he said. "It's the time to enjoy a great horse that did smash Benbatl up and I wanted to see that", Chapman said.

Sport Anderson tops Nishikori in Vienna Open final, secures ATP Finals berth
Author: 0 Anderson tops Nishikori in Vienna Open final, secures ATP Finals berth

Nishikori is still in the running for a year-end championships spot, and lost his ninth consecutive final since winning at Memphis in 2016. The identity of the last two ticket holders will be determined at the Paris Masters starting on Monday, with Nishikori still in with a shout of making the elite eight-player cast list.

Sport Denver Broncos trade deadline: Players who could be on the move
Author: 0 Denver Broncos trade deadline: Players who could be on the move

According to NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport , the Pats are "particularly interested" in the Denver Broncos' Demaryius Thomas , as well as the Detroit Lions' Golden Tate . The Patriots' wide-receiver depth chart now consists of Julian Edelman , Josh Gordon , Chris Hogan , Phillip Dorsett , Cordarrelle Patterson , and Matthew Slater.

Sport Could Australia's cricket stars could go on STRIKE?
Author: 0 Could Australia's cricket stars could go on STRIKE?

Captain Steve Smith , vice-captain David Warner and batsman Cameron Bancroft were banned for their roles in the scandal. Lehmann, who stood down as Australian head coach shortly after the scandal, now believes Cricket Australia should consider shortening the bans to Smith, Warner and Bancroft .

Sport Osaka reflects on breakthrough year despite Singapore disappointment
Author: 0 Osaka reflects on breakthrough year despite Singapore disappointment

The title at the WTA Finals was for Elina's fourth of the season and 13th in his career. I'm very, very pleased with the performance this week. In the second set Stephens dropped serve for the first time with the help of a handful on enforced errors to give Svitolina a 3-1 lead, and Svitolina would drop only one other game to force a third.

Sport Ricciardo rues 'cursed' vehicle: 'I don't honestly see the point' of racing
Author: 0 Ricciardo rues 'cursed' vehicle: 'I don't honestly see the point' of racing

Esteban Ocon was 11th, ahead of Williams pair Lance Stroll and Sergey Sirotkin, with Brendon Hartley - having been penalised for a clash with Ocon - next up. "The start was the key", Verstappen said. "I was super angry", Verstappen told Sky F1 after his win. Hamilton could afford to back off and his primary goal was to avoid trouble.

Sport Leicester's Daniel Amartey suffers leg break during clash against West Ham
Author: 0 Leicester's Daniel Amartey suffers leg break during clash against West Ham

Puel is under-pressure having overseen an underwhelming start to the season during which the Foxes have lost five of their opening nine games, including their last two fixtures against Everton and Arsenal . "He is a young player who has a lot of good technical conditions", the West Ham manager said at a press conference. West Ham's Under-23s squad has been training at the club's Rush Green base recently, a move which Pellegrini feels can only be beneficial.

Sport Pochettino rues missed chances as Spurs are held
Author: 0 Pochettino rues missed chances as Spurs are held

The late drama means Spurs, who had lost their opening two matches to Inter Milan and Barcelona , remain third in Group B, with qualification for the knockout stages hanging by a thread with just one point on the board. This encounter marked Eriksen's first start for Spurs since their 2-1 win at Brighton on 22 September. The Dane's cross for Kane's 55th-minute strike was inch-perfect, and the preceding link-up with Son was superb.

Sport Browns fire Hue Jackson in third losing season
Author: 0 Browns fire Hue Jackson in third losing season

Jackson, from the accounts of those who know him personally, is a good man. Defensive coordinator Gregg Williams will take over as interim head coach, and running backs/associate head coach Freddie Kitchens will replace Haley as offensive coordinator, according to the team's announcement.

Sport Green Bay Packers trail Los Angeles Ram 16-13
Author: 0 Green Bay Packers trail Los Angeles Ram 16-13

But the Packers have the great Aaron Rodgers , and he rallied Green Bay back from a 10-point deficit in the third to a one-point lead with a little more than eight minutes left in the game. Handing the Rams their first loss of 2018 would have been huge for the Packers when looking at some of the hard games this team has already dealt with so far, but also shows they do deserve to be considered a strong contender in the NFC.

Sport Steven Gerrard issues Rangers warning after Aberdeen defeat
Author: 0 Steven Gerrard issues Rangers warning after Aberdeen defeat

Aberdeen midfielder Lewis Ferguson headed home the late victor at Hampden against a Rangers side that had only one of 15 shots on target. And the former Liverpool coach handed the youngster a chance to lead the Ibrox outfit attack following the absence of Kyle Lafferty and Alfredo Morelos.

Sport Pogba to consider changing penalty approach after Pickford save
Author: 0 Pogba to consider changing penalty approach after Pickford save

If he misses, he misses. "Can he improve his penalty?" "I think one of the best scorers in football had amusing words about it. So I think he probably has to learn from that". Until the penalty the game was a balanced game . "It's a hard sensation for us because a moment like that makes it easier for our opponent". No penalty.

Sport Fabulous finish sends Finau clear as Rose stumbles
Author: 0 Fabulous finish sends Finau clear as Rose stumbles

That left the American with a three-shot lead once again, with Rose alongside first-round leader Patrick Reed and Xander Schauffele at 10 under. Reed was last seen winning a meaningless singles match at Le Golf National after Europe was well on its way to victory.

Sport Harden injures hamstring, timetable for return uncertain
Author: 0 Harden injures hamstring, timetable for return uncertain

Despite coming off the bench, Anthony has averaged 11.8 points and 6.8 rebounds in 30.5 minutes per game. Carmelo Anthony scored a season-high 24 points in his first start for the Rockets , who were also without starter James Ennis . "I think we have to focus on the team that we have now and kind of put that behind us of what was going on a year ago". It was the the third time this season that Harrell had scored at least 10 points in a game, despite only playing just over 20 minutes ...

Sport Manchester United vs Everton
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Click on the link above to listen to the latest Super Sunday podcast! He told Sky Sports: "I am happy with my form in this moment". At the other end of the pitch Marcus Rashford proved just as ineffectual up front as Romelu Lukaku , who was benched for the visit of his former club and took his United drought to nine games after coming on as a substitute .

Sport DeMarcus Cousins got ejected from game he didn't even play in
Author: 0 DeMarcus Cousins got ejected from game he didn't even play in

No word yet on why Cousins was ejected, but here is a video of him speaking with Draymond Green before walking back to the locker room. The source said the National Basketball Association got wind of this and let the referees know to keep an eye on the situation.

Sport Jags Players Detained After Brawling with Bouncers at London Nightclub
Author: 0 Jags Players Detained After Brawling with Bouncers at London Nightclub

According to The Sun's source, "Things got pretty heated and there was a lot of swearing and shouting and things became physical". In terms of preparation for their match, you couldn't think of anything worse'. Sunday's game at Wembley Stadium, which will mark the NFL's third and final game in London this season, will be the Jaguars' sixth in Europe since the National Football League began hosting games there.