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by | November 05, 2018 | 08:16

Foxes owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four other people died when his helicopter crashed outside the King Power Stadium shortly after the draw with West Ham on Saturday October 27. A superb cross from defender Ben Chilwell was finished off by winger Demarai Gray, who celebrated by lifting his shirt to reveal a message that read "For Khun Vichai", as his teammates embraced him.

by | November 05, 2018 | 07:03

I'm 30 years old, been playing since high school. This stuff [has] never happened to me. Gronk was nearly a non-factor the entire game, grabbing only three balls for 43 yards. According to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport , the Patriots are disciplining wide receiver Josh Gordon in Monday night's game against the Bills because of tardiness.

by | November 05, 2018 | 06:41

But after a three hour slugathon between two heavyweight greats of the game, there could be only one victor - Djokovic. Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer 7-6 (8-6) 5-7 7-6 (7-3) in an epic Paris Masters semi-final lasting three hours, after Federer saved two match points on Saturday.

by | November 05, 2018 | 04:57

The Patriots and the Packers are set to kick off at 8:20 p.m. E.T. The Patriots and Packers won't play until 2022 so this may be the last time these two quarterbacks meet, pending a Super Bowl matchup. The Packers offense doesn't need to gain 150 yards rushing to win this game. Both teams are coming in with excellent quarterback and offensive play, along with defenses that could use some improvement.

by | November 05, 2018 | 04:55

I think he should be given an opportunity from the start against Juventus or Manchester City or both. "We know we're going into a very tough week now but we can come out with some good results and it can be seen as a good month, considering (October) was probably one of our toughest months.

by | November 04, 2018 | 23:31

For the supporters it is a great match and a good spectacle but I am only 50% happy because we wanted to win. "The balance was good in our speed and intensity". "The start was like, "Wow, Arsenal are there" but then the first attack we had, everyone knew, 'Okay, they are not too bad as well!'" Liverpool were denied an initial goal by the most slender of margins when Roberto Firmino struck the post and allowed Sadio Mane to tap in, but the Senegalese was deemed offside - perhaps ...

by | November 04, 2018 | 23:27

Press Association Sport understands that Rooney, England and Manchester United's record goalscorer, will make a one-off appearance for Gareth Southgate's Three Lions on 15 November. Southgate said: "This tribute to Wayne is a unique opportunity that is befitting of our nation's record goal-scorer". The DC United striker is not expected to captain the side.

by | November 04, 2018 | 20:33

I suppose him being a south-east London-born footballer gave us a little bit of a homegrown element, so there's perhaps more a feeling of, "What a shame he's not here", than there maybe would be with another player. Sarri has consistently maintained he feels a Premier League title race will prove beyond Chelsea this term. "So I thought that it was the same here".

by | November 04, 2018 | 16:41

Full squad: Fabian Allen, Carlos Brathwaite (captain), Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Shai Hope, Obed McCoy, Keemo Paul, Khary Pierre, Kieron Pollard , Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell, Denesh Ramdin, Sherfane Rutherford and Oshane Thomas.

by | November 04, 2018 | 09:21

Ever since the ink dried on LeBron James' contract with the Los Angeles Lakers , LaVar Ball has made himself scarce. "We're still in the real early stages", James said. Sources to The Athletic warned before the start of the regular season that Walton would. Every time we go on a losing streak, there's going to be stories out there and distractions out there.

by | November 04, 2018 | 08:14

Hamilton , who needed to finish only seventh at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez to beat Sebastian Vettel to the title with two rounds to spare, spent much of the race at odds with his Mercedes team as he struggled for pace. Hamilton finished fourth, sparking a championship celebration in the high altitude of Mexico City for the second consecutive year. "To complete this when Fangio did it with Mercedes is an incredible feeling and very surreal".

by | November 04, 2018 | 07:56

Earlier, Khachanov continued his strong recent form by beating Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-1. "We had epic matches throughout our rivalry but this one definitely ranks as one of the best", Djokovic said. The players swapped breaks at the start of the second set before Khachanov reeled off the next five games, clinching victory on his first match point when the sixth-seeded Thiem chopped a shot wide.

by | November 04, 2018 | 07:24

Mayweather had made close to $300m from the "The Money Fight" against McGregor a year ago and is expecting another big payday if the fight against Khabib comes to fruition. The highest pay-per-view fight at the moment is Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquaio bout, which was held in May 2015. Tony Ferguson is in the picture . "I feel that Allah is standing with him [Salah], and our new generations need those who are like Mohamed Salah to learn humility, no matter how famous and innovative you ...

by | November 04, 2018 | 03:39

Available for iOS and Android devices, the updated mobile app provides fans both on-site and remote with fundamental and timely information on the 2018 Breeders' Cup World Championships, taking place on November 2 and 3 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky .

by | November 04, 2018 | 03:21

Arsenal may have ridden their luck at times, especially when Mane's first-half strike was incorrectly ruled out for offside, but fortune favours the fearless and the signs are there that Emery has imbued the Gunners with a new spirit. It was also further evidence that this Arsenal side, while retaining the flowing game that was their trademark, also has stomach for the fight. Klopp has yet to suffer defeat against Arsenal since arriving at Anfield, taking 11 points out of 15 against ...

by | November 03, 2018 | 22:30

West Ham host Burnley at the London Stadium looking for a first win since September. Finding his target in the 55th minute at the away game against Cardiff City, Demarai Gray revealed a message on his T-shirt, saying it was for Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha.

by | November 03, 2018 | 13:58

Let us know in the comments. Speaking with the Players' Tribune as part of a crossover interview with basketball star Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors, Neymar talked about playing and training alongside Messi , while he also had praise for Juventus' Cristiano Ronaldo .

by | November 03, 2018 | 07:26

MI is No. 5, followed by No. 6 Georgia . This season's first installment of the College Football Playoff rankings will be unveiled tonight. Despite the Tigers' 27-19 loss to then-No. The CFP committee rated the Irish one spot lower than most expected. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, Dennis Dodd, national college football writer for CBS Sports, joins Ralph Russo to breakdown where the playoff race is headed.

by | November 03, 2018 | 03:50

Before he arrives in London, Djokovic will attempt to claim the Paris title for a fifth time - a task made easier by the latest injury setback for Nadal. Bulgarian ninth seed Grigor Dimitrov , who is working with United States legend Andre Agassi in Paris , went through with a 7-6 (12/10), 6-4 victory over Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut.

by | November 03, 2018 | 02:57

An unidentified member of the San Francisco 49ers gold rush cheerleaders knelt Thursday at Levi's Stadium during the playing of "The Star-Spangled Banner" prior to their Week 9 game against the Oakland Raiders . The 49ers also ran for 143 yards, none more glaring than Raheem Mostert's 52-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter. Mullens got the start after C.J.

by | November 02, 2018 | 22:03

Smith, who hasn't played at all in 3 of Cleveland's 7 games this season and seen sharply reduced minutes in the other 4, said it wasn't just the lack of playing time, but a lack of communication about it, that bothered him. Over the years his numbers have declined but he is still a serviceable three-point shooter, averaging.375, just above the league average of.357. "They asked me if I wanted to be around the team and if I didn't I could leave and go home and do whatever", he said.

by | November 02, 2018 | 16:56

It is the 27-year-old's second lay-off of this season due to a knee injury but he does not require surgery on this occasion. Kevin De Bruyne is expected to be out for four to six weeks with a knee injury that he suffered in Manchester City's win over Fulham last night .

by | November 02, 2018 | 03:59

Major Francis Lupton was killed when a bomb exploded on 19 February 1917. Janet Emery, a client of Sport for Confidence- which is a partner organisation of Coach Core , the apprenticeship programme which helps young people who are not in education, employment or training to build a career in sports coaching - revealed Kate's warm response after they shared a hug.

by | November 01, 2018 | 23:13

BCCI's announcement of dropping Dhoni had come after the second ODI between India and West Indies ended in a tie. "Hopefully, he can recover quickly for the next tour", West Indies skipper Jason Holder said at the toss . Pacers Khaleel Ahmed and Jasprit Bumrah chipped in with two wickets each. Bravo is set to play for West Indies for the first time in two years while all-rounder Pollard will don the national jersey for the first time in a year.

by | November 01, 2018 | 22:16

It was alleged he said " fodas filhos de puta " - "f**k off sons of b*****s" - in his native Portuguese after United's dramatic 3-2 win over Newcastle on October 6. The full written reasons are likely to be published next week, when the FA's disciplinary department will consider whether to lodge an appeal. Legit.ng recall that Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney has weighed in on the Jose Mourinho saga by suggesting the players needed to take some responsibility as well.

by | November 01, 2018 | 20:28

DF Andreas Christensen, 6 - Unsettled by the speed and ferocity of Derby's pressing, he played his way into trouble a few times in a manic first half. Despite the gulf in stature of recent times, Derby and Chelsea have had a fairly equal record in their past meetings. David Nugent almost levelled the scores late on (Nick Potts/PA) A near identical own goal - another Zappacosta cross, this time sliced into his own net by Richard Keogh - restored Chelsea's advantage after 21 minutes.

by | November 01, 2018 | 16:39

The parade Wednesday will begin at 11 a.m.at Fenway Park. Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, for one, is pumped. At a press conference announcing the parade, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said unlike in past years, there will be no rally at City Hall Plaza.

by | November 01, 2018 | 13:59

Delivering perhaps his best game since he demanded a trade during the preseason, Butler scored 32 points and was a ideal 5-for-5 from behind the 3-point arc in the fourth quarter, including a 26-footer over Rajon Rondo's outstretched arms with 19.7 seconds left to effectively seal the Minnesota Timberwolves' 124-120 victory over the Lakers at the Target Center.

by | November 01, 2018 | 08:28

I just go day by day, as I did all my tennis career", the 17-time Grand Slam champion said. The Swiss world number three will play the victor of the tie between France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Croatia's Milos Raonic on Wednesday after receiving a bye in the first round.

by | November 01, 2018 | 03:54

I think it is just kind of one of those things that when you're running the ball that much and throwing and kind of being involved in the game as much is just taking care of your body outside of football. Trace McSorley is one victory away from tying the record for most all-time wins by a Penn State starting quarterback. His pass line wasn't pretty in the first half, but he did rip off a touchdown run to kick off the second half, sprinting 51 yards to give the Nittany Lions a 24-17 lead at ...

by | November 01, 2018 | 00:03

Red Bull's Max Verstappen won the race, his fifth of his career, with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel finishing second and teammate Kimi Raikkonen third. But Verstappen certainly controlled his emotions on Sunday, fighting off Lewis Hamilton at the start before displaying huge maturity and race guile to take the chequered flag, 17 seconds ahead of Sebastian Vettel .

by | October 31, 2018 | 22:41

And according to Tom Pelissero of NFL Network , Green Bay will get a 2019 fourth-round pick in the deal. ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that the Packers will get a 7th round pick in the 2020 NFL Draft. You don't want to have the timeout distribution there at the end, to be at 2:05, I mean, that's exactly what we're looking for. But with Aaron Rodgers' Super Bowl window closing fast, it would have been better to keep Clinton-Dix as a key piece of the defense for the rest of the season and ...

by | October 31, 2018 | 12:02

Federer, an eight-time victor of his hometown event, was far from his best but managed to come back from a break down to win the first set in a tiebreaker on Friday. Wimbledon runner-up and world No 8 Anderson is having a career-best season and won his fourth career title. Copil was there to fight and he grabbed a break in the second game of the second set when Roger's forehand landed into the net, saving two break points in the fifth game with service winners to move 4-1 ahead.

by | October 31, 2018 | 10:01

Pakistan is aiming to clean sweep Australia after leading 2-0 in the series with two convincing victories. Recalled spinner Nathan Lyon dismissed Farhan on 39 to for his first ever T20 global wicket, while Marsh struck twice from his solitary late over.

by | October 31, 2018 | 08:37

The Raptors showed the occasional zone defence which seemed to spark their offence as they went on a 10-0 midway through the first to erase an early Bucks lead. "I give him all the credit because he just continues to get better and he's still young". The Raptors improved to 7-1, a nice record to take into the first long trip of the regular season, which begins with Friday's game in Phoenix.