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Sports Finals rookies ready to rock in Singapore
Author: 0 Finals rookies ready to rock in Singapore

Ostapenko's stunning success at Roland Garros was the first title of her professional career and after following it up with a second tournament win in Seoul last month, the 20-year-old plans to continue her big-hitting tactics in Singapore .

Sports 'Secret Superstar' mints over Rs 4 crore on opening day
Author: 0 'Secret Superstar' mints over Rs 4 crore on opening day

According to early estimates, the film earned around Rs 4.25-4.50 crore net on its opening day at Domestic Box Office. Golmaal Again or Secret Superstar? The film starring Ajay Devgn in the lead role alongside Parineeti Chopra, Tabu, Arshad Warsi, Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade, Kunal Khemu, Prakash Raj, Sirshak Shrestha and Neil Nitin Mukesh.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino admits concern about Victor Wanyama
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino admits concern about Victor Wanyama

Wanyama has only featured twice in the Premier League this season, suffering a knee injury in training that the Kenyan is still recovering from. "Danny is still not ready to start, he needs to build up his fitness", Pochettino told reporters on Friday.

Sports Celtics pondering life after Hayward
Author: 0 Celtics pondering life after Hayward

Barely into the first quarter, he jumped to try for an alley-oop pass, collided with LeBron James and landed badly, dislocating his ankle and fracturing his tibia with a loud sound that was heard in the arena and picked up by cameras. Hayward, a 27-year-old forward, signed a four-year, $128 million contract with the Celtics in the offseason. But the news that the injury is season-ending really, really sucks (even if it's hardly surprising after how terrible the injury looked).

Sports Manchester United snapped arriving at the Lowry ahead of Huddersfield clash
Author: 0 Manchester United snapped arriving at the Lowry ahead of Huddersfield clash

There will be eyes on Romelu Lukaku this weekend as the Belgian looks to bounce back from what has been a disappointing couple of matches. Indeed, not since March 1952 have Huddersfield beaten United . The 12th-place Terriers remain without Chelsea loanee Kasey Palmer (hamstring) and centre-back Michael Hefele (achilles), while it is unclear exactly when long-term absentee Jon Gorenc Stankovic might able to return from anterior cruciate ligament damage suffered while on worldwide duty ...

Sports Formula One racer Brendon Hartley's Toro Rosso call 'bolt out of blue'
Author: 0 Formula One racer Brendon Hartley's Toro Rosso call 'bolt out of blue'

Going full throttle nearly took on a new meaning for Brendon Hartley after his helmet lifted at speed during his first Formula One practice session on Friday. Brendon Hartley discusses his car's set-up with the Toro Rosso crew. The race will be held on Monday Morning (NZ time). Tost added that the sister entry will take new power unit elements in Mexico next weekend, with both cars simply running out of engine mileage with which to finish the season.

Sports Chelsea vs Roma: Frank Lampard analyses Antonio Conte's Champions League team selection
Author: 0 Chelsea vs Roma: Frank Lampard analyses Antonio Conte's Champions League team selection

It wasn't long before Chelsea managed to get ahead of their Italian counterparts and it was something special of Luiz, the Brazilian bombed forward as he looked to pick out Morata with the pass. He should've done better for the Kolarov goal, but aside from that he wasn't bad. Likewise, Morata has impressed for Chelsea and scored in the sides last outing in the Champions League against Atletico Madrid.

Sports Red Wings and Andreas Athanasiou agree to deal
Author: 0 Red Wings and Andreas Athanasiou agree to deal

Athanasiou, 23, needed to sign somewhere in the National Hockey League before December 1, which is the deadline for any restricted free agent who remains without a contract. "This thing is either going to get done here in the next day or so, or it's likely he's going to sign to play in Europe and who knows when or if he'll be back in the Red Wing lineup".

Sports How to Watch Yankees-Astros Baseball ALCS Game 6 Live Stream Online
Author: 0 How to Watch Yankees-Astros Baseball ALCS Game 6 Live Stream Online

The New York Yankees can punch a ticket to the World Series for the 41st time in their remarkable history on Friday with a win in Houston . Starting pitchers: Houston , Justin Verlander vs. A pivotal Game 6 looms Friday night at Minute Maid Park with the Astros trailing 3-2 after dropping Games 3 , 4 and 5. All jests aside, Severino's Game 6 start is of paramount importance for the Yankees' hopes of reaching the Fall Classic.

Sports No Premier League games on Christmas Eve
Author: 0 No Premier League games on Christmas Eve

But after feedback and the delaying of the announcement from the television rights holders - which will instead occur at 3pm on Thursday - Liverpool fans have been spared a Christmas Eve trek to the Emirates. It would have been the first Christmas Eve game scheduled by the top flight since December 1995. The statement also included quotes from Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore, who said: "We appreciate this is the peak time for supporters attending and watching the ...

Author: 0 Dusty Baker will not return as manager of Washington Nationals

Baker had finished the second of a two-year contract with the Nationals and will not be re-signed, the team said in a statement Friday. The Washington Nationals will not retain manager Dusty Baker after two years with the team. Rizzo said he and the ownership group made the decision Thursday night - "one of the most hard decisions that the ownership group and myself have had to make" - and Baker was informed Friday morning.

Sports Rafael Benitez not distracted by Newcastle United takeover talks
Author: 0 Rafael Benitez not distracted by Newcastle United takeover talks

However, for the Magpies to genuinely break into the top 10, they need a proven goalscorer. She met Newcastle United officials after attending the 1-1 Premier League draw with Liverpool at St James' Park on 1 October. We do....and whilst we may get mugged right off here and watch City ruck up the goals again, we are courageous enough to suggest that Burnley can do a number on them and come away with a point.

Sports Jose Mourinho confirms Ibrahimovic is closing in on a return
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho confirms Ibrahimovic is closing in on a return

Mourinho criticised his rivals for "crying" about injury problems in his press conference following the 1-0 win against Benfica , yet much of his latest media briefing was focused on his own injury issues, with Ibrahimovic, Pogba, Marcos Rojo and Maraoune Fellaini all on the sidelines.

Sports Sergio Aguero Will Return from Rib Injury vs. Burnley, Says Pep Guardiola
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero Will Return from Rib Injury vs. Burnley, Says Pep Guardiola

The news is not so good for Vincent Kompany as his calf injury is showing no signs of improvement. Sean Dyche's Burnley have returned with a point from two of their last three trips to the Etihad Stadium . "Nahki played 90 minutes but needs more time yet. The manager, rightly so, has been stood by and allowed to work". Predict the score for this match and the rest of this round's Premier League fixtures in our Predictor game .

Sports Aaron Rodgers sends out positive message following surgery
Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers sends out positive message following surgery

The Packers did not plan on making a roster decision on Rodgers until after surgery. "That's what the conversations are for today". The Packers said earlier this week that Rodgers might miss the rest of the season. McKenzie, and he's recovering", McCarthy said. Rodgers faces surgery and may be out for the season. The Packers are 4-2, good for second place in the NFC North.

Author: 0 Mesut Ozil Ready for Shock Manchester United Switch in January

He's been locked in contract talks with Arsenal for months, and is some way off agreeing terms with the Gunners . And despite scoring 132 goals during his time in north London, Van Persie is largely despised by Arsenal fans. "It is possible", Wenger said. Ozil, who has had his injury struggles this season, has featured just six times for Arsenal in this campaign. The 29-year-old missed the Community Shield and further games against Chelsea , Doncaster Rovers and Brighton & Hove ...

Sports Thomas lives up to billing at CJ Cup
Author: 0 Thomas lives up to billing at CJ Cup

Thomas started on Thursday with a bogey at the 10th hole but made amends with eagles on the par-5 12th and 18th holes around four straight birdies from No. The PGA Championship victor picked up further shots at the 16th and 17th before grabbing his second eagle in eight holes at the 18th. Thomas has won the CIMB Classic in Malaysia twice - in 2015 and 2016 - and says he is comfortable playing overseas.

Author: 0 Alonso to stay with McLaren

The team is hopeful the change in engine supplier will bring about a big step in performance given that the Renault power unit has won races with Red Bull this year. The two-time world champion's future at McLaren had been under scrutiny for the most part of the year after a highly frustrating campaign this year over engine and reliability concerns.

Sports Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte's Excuses Are Wearing Thin With Blues Board
Author: 0 Chelsea Manager Antonio Conte's Excuses Are Wearing Thin With Blues Board

Alvaro Morata's absence was quite evident, but the Spaniards made a quick return to the Champions League encounter with Roma at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. On top of that, Chelsea lost their season opener 3-2 at home to Burnley . The 48-year-old told reporters: "My methods are the same as last season when we won the league".