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Author: 0 Chris Coleman will 'make his own mind up on Wales future'

Gareth Bale and a number of senior members of the Wales team have reportedly urged manager Chris Coleman not to quit. Wales' 2018 World Cup hopes were ended by Monday's defeat against the Republic of Ireland , whose win secured their place in the qualifying play-offs.

Sports 'Gutted' Kyrgios apologises for controversial Shanghai retirement
Author: 0 'Gutted' Kyrgios apologises for controversial Shanghai retirement

He was docked a point to put the score to 4-4. "I can't play at 100 percent if that stuff happens - and then you expect me not to be angry", Kyrgios told Lahyani. He went 3-0 up in the tie break but as Johnson pegged him back he was irked by spectators in the close-knit arena getting up between points. "The conditions were brutal", Isner said.

Author: 0 Mitchell Trubisky makes National Football League debut on MNF

He held down the fort in Sam Bradford's absence in Weeks 2-4 and was totally prepared when his number was called just before halftime at Soldier Field. "(Guard) Nick Easton had a great block", McKinnon said. Just not right away. McKinnon burst through the right side of the offensive line for his first touchdown of the season.

Sports Thai junta chief vows polls in November 2018
Author: 0 Thai junta chief vows polls in November 2018

Mr Prayut gave the new date following much criticism over a possible further delay in elections. "Is it clear?" the often gruff Prayut told reporters, adding that he would announce the exact date next June. "Prayuth wants to delay the election but he knows that after the king's cremation, there will be pressure for an election", said Kan Yuenyong of the Siam Intelligence Unit think tank.

Sports Ronaldo, Messi headline 30-man Ballon d'Or nominees list
Author: 0 Ronaldo, Messi headline 30-man Ballon d'Or nominees list

He and Ronaldo combined to win in every year since 2007. The remaining 25 names on the shortlist will be announced at intervals throughout Monday with the final five released at 6.15pm. The Ballon d'Or is an annual award presented by the French Football Association and has been a revered competition since 1956. Ronaldo spearheaded Real Madrid for double titles of La Liga and UEFA Champions League for the first time during the past 59 years, which would give him huge bonus for the award, ...

Sports Cardinals make trade for Adrian Peterson
Author: 0 Cardinals make trade for Adrian Peterson

The Arizona Cardinals have agreed to acquire running back Adrian Peterson in a trade with the New Orleans Saints , according to Dianna Russini of ESPN . Peterson's air miles should get a nice bump from a second transatlantic trip in a month too. The Cardinals are averaging just 2.6 yards per carry with a group that consists of Chris Johnson , Kerwynn Williams and Andre Ellington.

Sports Liverpool Dealt Massive Sadio Mane Injury Blow Ahead Of Man United Clash
Author: 0 Liverpool Dealt Massive Sadio Mane Injury Blow Ahead Of Man United Clash

Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has bemoaned the Reds losing Sadio Mane to injury ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting with Manchester United . Mane has scored three goals in four Premier League appearances for the Reds this term and has become arguably their most important player. When he went to the African Nations Cup in January, Liverpool won just once in seven matches in all competitions .

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.

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 .