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Sports Sisi splashes out $85000 for Egypt's World Cup qualifiers
Author: 0 Sisi splashes out $85000 for Egypt's World Cup qualifiers

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah was the hero with a brace as the Pharaohs reached the finals for the first time in 27 years, in the process ending Ghana's feint hopes of qualification. "The match was hard, thank god that we made it". "I am very happy to lead Egypt to a World Cup after 28 years and to make 100 million [Egyptians] proud of us".

Author: 0 Serena Williams set to make comeback at Australian Open

When asked if Williams would play in Australia, Tiley told the Australian Associated Press : "Serena will be back". But the Australian Open's tournament director Craig Tiley is adamant that Murray, along with Novak Djokovic and Kei Nishikori who have also struggled through persistent injuries, will be fit and firing come January for the first Grand Slam of the season.

Sports Sylvester Stallone directing, producing 'Creed 2'
Author: 0 Sylvester Stallone directing, producing 'Creed 2'

Jordan . " Creed " was directed by Ryan Coogler from a script he co-wrote with Aaron Covington as a spinoff and sequel to the Rocky film series. He has also directed " Rocky II ", " Rocky III ", " Rocky IV " and " Rocky VI". Drago, played by Dolph Lundgren, will apparently reprise his role from Rocky IV .

Sports ESPN anchor suspended for breaking social media rules
Author: 0 ESPN anchor suspended for breaking social media rules

Hill's suspension will ban her in ESPN for at least the next two weeks. Hill's tweet came as a response to Jerry Jones , the owner of the Dallas Cowboys, that if they are found to be disrespecting the flag, they will not play at all. She later said , "If you strongly reject what Jerry Jones said, the key is his advertisers". "At the mike" is a bit of an odd wording as Hill has been "at the mike" for many years at ESPN, many of which predate ESPN's most recent struggles with ...

Sports NFL Players Association head: No NFL players are disrespecting the flag
Author: 0 NFL Players Association head: No NFL players are disrespecting the flag

Monday night, Trump defended Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, who said recently that he would not allow any player who kneels during the national anthem to play. National anthem protests once again made headlines in the NFL Sunday, with one report suggesting NFL owners and/or team executives have made it clear to players they must stand for the anthem.

Author: 0 Serbia qualifies for World Cup, Ireland into playoffs

They also have a chance of finishing as group winners, but only if Serbia fail to beat Georgia . Going into the final qualifying fixture with third-placed Ireland , who are just a point behind Chris Coleman's side, Wales are on course for a play-off spot - if they are among the eight highest-ranked second-placed teams.

Sports Odell Beckham Jr.'s Ankle Injury Means Surgery
Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr.'s Ankle Injury Means Surgery

Marshall was injured when he attempted to make a catch deep down the left sideline Sunday and landed awkwardly. The Giants had said he was undergoing tests Monday to determine the extent of the injury. "We have a bunch of guys who were nicked up in the ballgame at the receiver spot and we have some guys on the practice squad, some guys on the roster that we bump them up, give them opportunities".

Sports Dwyane Wade will start for Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Dwyane Wade will start for Cleveland Cavaliers

Just two years ago the Cleveland Cavaliers signed Tristan Thompson to a five-year $82 million deal. Lue did not explain his reasoning for making Wade a starter at shooting guard after the latter had been playing primarily as the Cavs' point guard for the second unit.

Sports Giants add two WRs in wake of injuries
Author: 0 Giants add two WRs in wake of injuries

Apparently that is not going to happen. A few plays later Rivers found Gordon again for a 9-yard, game-winning touchdown. Streaking: The Giants are off to their worst start since losing their first six games to begin the 2013 season.

Sports Messi, Ronaldo, Mbappe among 2017 Ballon d'Or nominees
Author: 0 Messi, Ronaldo, Mbappe among 2017 Ballon d'Or nominees

Real Madrid star Ronaldo and his Barcelona rival Messi have shared the past nine awards, the latter becoming the first man to win it on five occasions in 2015. Three separate quintets of nominees were named earlier on Monday. France Football , who run the award, announced the 30-man shortlist which consists of seven Premier League-based players in the shape of Eden Hazard , David de Gea , Philippe Coutinho , Sadio Mane , Kevin de Bruyne , N'Golo Kante and the only Englishman Harry ...

Sports Barcelona ace Lionel Messi could quit Argentina THIS WEEK
Author: 0 Barcelona ace Lionel Messi could quit Argentina THIS WEEK

AS say sources close to Manchester City even speak of "having maintained serious conversations with the footballer's environment". "I don't know", he said. His Argentina side face a tricky trip to Quito on Tuesday night, knowing that anything less than a win will leave them unlikely to qualify for the 2018 World Cup after a disastrous qualifying campaign.

Sports Dodgers Advance to the NLCS: Who & When Does Los Angeles Play Next?
Author: 0 Dodgers Advance to the NLCS: Who & When Does Los Angeles Play Next?

The Dodgers have won their last eight series clinching games on the road in the postseason and sweep a playoff series for the first time since they defeated the St. Arizona's pitching has disappointed against the heavily-favored Dodgers in the first two games of the series. Darvish will be a big weapon for the Dodgers down the stretch.

Sports Marouane Fellaini to miss Liverpool clash due to injury
Author: 0 Marouane Fellaini to miss Liverpool clash due to injury

Jose Mourinho is concerned about Belgium's plans to play Romelu Lukaku in a meaningless World Cup qualifier against Cyprus on Tuesday - less than four days before Manchester United face Liverpool . However, he has since been declared as fit by Martinez, and could be in line to feature versus Cyprus tomorrow night. The Belgian boss is quoted as saying by the Daily Mail .

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.

Sports Cleveland at New York Yankees Game 4 score, TV channel
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.