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Sports Kante shortlisted for Ballon d'Or award
Author: 0 Kante shortlisted for Ballon d'Or award

Gareth Bale misses out, while Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are selected. Further names will join them in due course. According to the new rules, media representatives will vote for their best player from a pool of 30 nominated footballers, and there will be no announcement of three finalists before the award is presented to the victor.

Sports Bradford likely to start for Vikings tonight
Author: 0 Bradford likely to start for Vikings tonight

Mitchell Trubisky gets the start for the Bears , who have looked as competitive as any 1-3 team in football. Rookie QB Mitchell Trubisky, No. 2 in North Carolina, is scheduled to make his National Football League debut after starter Mike Glennon has been ineffective with the Bears.

Author: 0 Cleveland at New York Yankees Game 4 score, TV channel

Gomes pulled a pitch down the left field line and into the corner, scoring Jackson and making a victor out of Josh Tomlin , a usual starter who came into the game in the 12th inning. In the final year of his contract and no longer a fan favorite, the Yankee skipper could be on his way out if his team gets sent home packing the series with Cleveland.

Sports After Rain Hits First T20, India Chases Australia's Revised Score To Victory
Author: 0 After Rain Hits First T20, India Chases Australia's Revised Score To Victory

On the third ball of Christian's over, Kohli completed India's seventh successive T20I victory over Australia with an uppish drive over his opposite number at mid-off. Kuldeep Yadav (right) with skipper Virat Kohli . That all his dismissals have come against Chahal underlines the all-rounder's inability to tackle leg-spin.

Sports Joel Embiid, 76ers agree on $148M extension
Author: 0 Joel Embiid, 76ers agree on $148M extension

Embiid , already a fan favorite in Philadelphia, was selected with the third pick in the 2014 draft. Last season, Embiid averaged 20.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.5 blocks per game but he was limited to just 31 outings last season due to knee injury that he sustained against the Portland Trail Blazers last January 20.

Sports Nadal demolishes Kyrgios to win China Open
Author: 0 Nadal demolishes Kyrgios to win China Open

Before it was 250 or 175 at that moment. Now up to 2,360 points over Swiss maestro Roger Federer , Nadal has put himself in prime position to cap his 2017 campaign in No. The world-ranked 19 displayed his best side in forcing Nadal to 2-2 in the first set, but his other side emerged later. The young big server fired 20 winners in the 92-minute fight, but was defeated by his 35 unforced errors.

Sports Joe Thomas explains why tanking doesn't make sense in NFL
Author: 0 Joe Thomas explains why tanking doesn't make sense in NFL

They will look to get a similar effort on the ground this week against a Browns run defense that ranks 8th in the NFL . This is our fifth game of the year. Rookie Elijah McGuire had 93 yards, including a 69-yard TD - marking the fifth time teammates each rushed for scores of at least 69 yards in the same game.

Sports Texans' JJ Watt Suffers Tibial Plateau Fracture On Sunday Night Football
Author: 0 Texans' JJ Watt Suffers Tibial Plateau Fracture On Sunday Night Football

Kareem Hunt led the NFL in rushing even before he and the Chiefs concluded Week 4 with a win over the Washington Redskins on "Monday Night Football". According to NFL Network's Ian Rapaport (among others), this will end his 2017 season. The Chiefs will be looking to maintain their flawless start to the new season, but they will have to claim a road win against the Texans who are looking to maintain pressure on the top spot in the AFC South division.

Sports Hurricane Nate Weakens to Tropical Storm After Landfall
Author: 0 Hurricane Nate Weakens to Tropical Storm After Landfall

A storm surge warning is in effect from Grand Isle, Louisiana , to the Okaloosa/Walton county line in Florida. Another tropical storm has developed, this time in the Atlantic Ocean. Evacuated and several New Orleans area, which has undergone severe damage from hurricane Katrina , 12 years ago. About 2,000 people were affected.

Sports Live, Ghana vs USA, FIFA U-17 World Cup, live football score
Author: 0 Live, Ghana vs USA, FIFA U-17 World Cup, live football score

Two-time champions Ghana edged past Colombia 1-0 in their opening match in Group A of the Under-17 World Cup in India . "Our next match against India is critical for us to book our place in the next round", Fabin said at the post-match press conference.

Sports China Open: Nadal Beats Kyrgios to Win Sixth Title of the Season
Author: 0 China Open: Nadal Beats Kyrgios to Win Sixth Title of the Season

The 16-time men's singles Grand Slam champion had to save two match points in his opening game against Lucas Pouille , but since then was assured in his performances, which included wins over big serving John Isner, Grigor Dimitrov in the semi-finals and Kyrgios in the summit clash.

Sports Manchester United star will play for Belgium
Author: 0 Manchester United star will play for Belgium

Belgium manager Roberto Martinez today revealed a weird story surrounding his phone, Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku, and a complete stranger. It was a very unfortunate injury for Marouane. Martinez is not sure how long Fellanini will be on the sidelines for and thinks the situation will become clearer in the coming days.

Sports Real Madrid Add Dele Alli to their Shopping List
Author: 0 Real Madrid Add Dele Alli to their Shopping List

Tottenham Hotspur are confident that Dele Alli will sign a new contract to commit himself to the club, despite the fact he is in the process of changing agents. He said: 'Players are playing with fear. You see Kyle Walker , Dele Alli playing well for their clubs. "The most pressure these guys get is when they play for England ".

Author: 0 YA Tittle, Hall of Fame quarterback and Giants legend, dead at 90

Owens developed the alley-oop pass there. Tittle went on to play four seasons with the New York Giants (1961-64). Tittle was the No. 6 overall pick in the 1948 NFL Draft , getting selected by the Baltimore Colts . According to NFL.com , Tittle was a star quarterback and a tailback for LSU from 1944-1947. Tittle resigned after the 1964 season with 33,070 vocation yards and 242 profession touchdown passes.

Sports U-17 WC INDIA 2017: Colombia 2-1 India
Author: 0 U-17 WC INDIA 2017: Colombia 2-1 India

But we believe in our football philosophy and will continue to play the same way. To the surprise, and delight, of the sizeable crowd at the stadium, Jeakson became the first ever Indian player to score a goal in the World Cup. Colombia had greater possession during the opening half but the Indians too had their chances which they didn't convert. Penaloza opened the scoring for Colombia, who had lost their opener to Ghana, with a superb left footer that found the net in the 49th minute .

Sports Giroud makes final three for Puskas award
Author: 0 Giroud makes final three for Puskas award

Arsene Wenger assesses Arsenal's performance against BATE Borisov and revels in Olivier Giroud's 100th goal for the club. "Vote now to decide which of Deyna Castellanos , Olivier Giroud and Oscarine Masuluke will be crowned the successor to Mohd Faiz Subri as the victor of the 2017 Fifa Puskas Award".

Sports Bayern Munich Appoint Former Coach Juup Heynckes Until End of Season
Author: 0 Bayern Munich Appoint Former Coach Juup Heynckes Until End of Season

Eight players from that treble-winning squad are still on the books at the Bavarians and the returning manager, who will take charge until the end of the current campaign, is primed and ready to get the club back on track. "We are very grateful to Jupp for being the coach". Ancelotti paid the price for that 3-0 defeat in France and, despite being linked with the likes of Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel and Hoffenheim coach Julian Nagelsmann, Bayern have put their faith in a familiar face.

Author: 0 Hendricks outduels Strasburg as Cubs top Nats 3-0 in Game 1

Down 3-1 on the scoreboard, Adam Lind opened the inning with a single, and Bryce Harper followed with a mighty wallop off Carl Edwards Jr . into the right field upper deck to tie the game 3-3. A Cubs fan reached over the railing in right field to grab Rizzo's shot, but the umpires upheld the home run after a replay review. To cheers of "Let's go, Strasburg!" from many in a sellout crowd of 43,898, he struck out 10 to set a playoff record for the Expos-Nationals franchise.

Sports Germany's Mustafi faced with injury break-Loew
Author: 0 Germany's Mustafi faced with injury break-Loew

After an early wobble when Ramil Sheydayev cancelled out Leon Goretzka's opener, Germany scored a further three goals through Sandro Wagner, Antonio Rudiger and Goretzka again. News of the problem picked up by the Germany worldwide came courtesy of Fox Soccer , as the defender pulled up holding his leg before being assisted off the pitch.