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Author: 0 "Draft new statute for BCCI", SC tells COA

Furious, the CoA said that the BCCI had handpicked from reforms that formed the "fundamental core" of the recommendations that were approved by the court originally. Subramanium's submission that not a single recommendation of the Lodha Committee has been implemented so far. The significant areas in which the court indicated its willingness to rethink are reduction in the number of national selectors to three from five, restricting the appointment of selectors to players who have played ...

Sports New York Jets legend Joe Klecko under Hall of Fame consideration
Author: 0 New York Jets legend Joe Klecko under Hall of Fame consideration

The Seniors Committee announced on Thursday that former Packers offensive lineman Jerry Kramer and former Oiler linebacker Robert Brazile have both been named finalists for induction. Ham, Hendricks and Bell are in the Pro Football of Fame, and Brazile received more votes for the All-Decade team than Bell did. Brazile and Kramer will await the selection committee's vote on February 3, the Saturday before Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis.

Sports Rooney deserves England call-up, feels Everton teammate Keane
Author: 0 Rooney deserves England call-up, feels Everton teammate Keane

The decision has sparked widespread discussion about whether the former Manchester United striker should be regarded as one of the greatest players to turn out for the national side. Rooney never progressed beyond the quarterfinals of a tournament with England and his struggles on the global stage often saw him cast as the fall guy for his country's inability to come close to adding to its solitary title in the 1966 World Cup.

Sports Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez in line to face Liverpool
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez in line to face Liverpool

The South American superstar has been the subject of intense speculation, with The Daily Star reporting that Manchester City are optimistic of a £75 million deal . Arsenal's Arsene Wenger believes the transfer window should be closed before the start of the season to avoid playing the same players more than twice.

Sports Champions League draw: Real test for Tottenham; Man Utd to face Benfica
Author: 0 Champions League draw: Real test for Tottenham; Man Utd to face Benfica

Emre Can hit a first-half brace, while Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino were also on target as the Premier League team booked their place in the group stage with a 4-2 triumph at Anfield on Wednesday. Klopp's response was to state that it was "not like ice-skating where you are judged on the beauty", and Liverpool's opponents must be more than just aesthetically pleasing if they are to spring a shock.

Sports Mo Farah wins his final track race in Zurich Diamond League event
Author: 0 Mo Farah wins his final track race in Zurich Diamond League event

With one final gut-wrenching effort, Mo Farah brought the curtain down on his track career in thrilling, triumphant style. Akani Simbine will target the title in the 100m race and while Andre de Grasse of Canada has been sidelined by a hamstring injury, the SA record holder is up against Ben Youssef Meite of the Ivory Coast and American world champion Justin Gatlin .

Sports Predict our Champions League group
Author: 0 Predict our Champions League group

Teams are drawn in pot order and initially positioned in order of the pot from which they came. The UEFA Champions League draw took place this afternoon in Monaco and there are plenty of talking points that have already emerged. "It was quite unusual for a club like Chelsea to be out of the Champions league". Beaten finalists Juve will face Barcelona , who denied them the title in Berlin in 2015, with Olympiacos and Sporting CP concluding a heavyweight Group D line-up.

Sports Carabao Cup third round draw
Author: 0 Carabao Cup third round draw

Liverpool and Manchester City both have top-flight opposition to overcome in the shape of Leicester and West Brom , respectively. EPL newcomers Brighton & Hove Albion F.C will make the trip along the south coast to AFC Bournemouth while Championship club Aston Villa F.C will host Middlesbrough .

Sports Seri agrees Barcelona contract
Author: 0 Seri agrees Barcelona contract

Seri had been told that his representatives had completed their agreement with Barcelona . Furthermore, the same source believes that a four-year contract has been agreed with the central midfielder. As a result, Seri has rejected offers from PSG, Arsenal and Roma. "No, it wasn't my last match with Nice ". Was internal Barcelona politics to blame? Having agreed outline personal terms with Seri the club suddenly changed course late on Tuesday and made a decision to look elsewhere.

Sports Chelsea close to fifth summer signing in £40m deal
Author: 0 Chelsea close to fifth summer signing in £40m deal

Though bookmakers have made Antonio Conte fourth favourite for the sack, the Italian is still considered a top coach by Chelsea's hierarchy - despite differences over their recruitment plans. However, Chelsea's scouting missions look to have been in vain as the 23-year-old has opted for a move to Italy, forcing Antonio Conte back to the drawing board.

Author: 0 Champions League group stage draw

That said, let us take a look at all four pots before we get to the draw. It's brilliant for the club. It is undeniable that landing the biggest names brings the glamour and excitement of the Champions League but for hopes of qualification for Europe after Christmas, it is best to set that aside and look for the potentially weaker sides.

Sports LeSean McCoy Colin Kaepernick Ain't Good Enough ... Not Worth The Distraction
Author: 0 LeSean McCoy Colin Kaepernick Ain't Good Enough ... Not Worth The Distraction

I think maybe they can choose a better platform to state their beliefs. I'm sure a lot of teams wouldn't want him as their starting quarterback. Then it's the chaos that comes with it. "He's 10 times better than Kaepernick". Compared to Kaepernick, it's like, he's not really that good [enough] of a player to deal with. On Monday, a group of Cleveland Browns players prayed in silent protest during the national anthem.

Sports I'll stay as long as I can win races - Raikkonen
Author: 0 I'll stay as long as I can win races - Raikkonen

Kimi Raikkonen says he had no hesitation putting pen to paper on a new Ferrari deal for the 2018 F1 season because he still believes he is capable of challenging for wins and world titles. Vettel moved to Ferrari with four titles under his belt following a prolonged run of dominance at Red Bull. Indeed, Alesi thinks the next step for Ferrari will be to announce a new contract for its de-facto "number 1" driver, German Vettel.

Sports Triple talaq to be banned in India
Author: 0 Triple talaq to be banned in India

India's Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled a Muslim instant divorce law unconstitutional , a landmark victory for Muslim women who have spent decades arguing that it violated their right to equality. The Muslim scholars from Deoband and Bareilly are the ones who have the right to issue fatwas, " she angrily added. It should also be noted that the dissenting view in the judgement, which held that it was part of the personal law, also wanted a law to be passed to ban the practice.

Sports Ronaldo Beats Messi To UEFA Player of the Year Award
Author: 0 Ronaldo Beats Messi To UEFA Player of the Year Award

Ronaldo was also presented with the Forward of the Year award after claiming his fourth Champions League title. I know it is not a trophy of the national team but when I go to them they give me motivation every time. UEFA created a European prize after the original Ballon d'Or merged with FIFA's world award. With not even a hint of animosity to be detected between Messi and Ronaldo, many were more interested in the reaction of another Real Madrid player: Sergio Ramos .

Sports Harry Maguire a future England captain, says Craig Shakespeare
Author: 0 Harry Maguire a future England captain, says Craig Shakespeare

Maguire, 24, and Chalobah , 22, have both been selected in an England squad for the first time. The global break rolls around after this weekend's domestic fixtures, with the Three Lions travelling to Malta for the September 1st clash before hosting Slovakia at Wembley three days later.

Sports US Navy to Relieve Admiral of Command After Collisions
Author: 0 US Navy to Relieve Admiral of Command After Collisions

The U.S. Navy 7th Fleet said on Thursday that the remains found by the Royal Malaysian Navy were not those of a USS John S. McCain sailor. "While each of these four incidents is unique , they can not be viewed in isolation ", Swift said earlier.