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Sports David Warner downplays threat of Indian spinners
Author: 0 David Warner downplays threat of Indian spinners

Despite Australia's continuous batting failure in the ongoing five-match ODI series against India , opener David Warner on 23 September brushed aside speculations that the tourists are finding it hard to read the Virat Kohli-led side's spinners.

Sports No. 12 FSU hosts NC State to headline ACC's Week 4 schedule
Author: 0 No. 12 FSU hosts NC State to headline ACC's Week 4 schedule

The Wolfpack (3-1) started the year as an Atlantic Division dark horse thanks to plenty of returning veterans and a strong defensive front. And, for once, it was N.C. N.C. State: Samuels made his presence felt after being held in check by Florida State in three previous meetings. Running back Cam Akers finished with 12 carries for 56 yards, while NC State leading rusher, Nyheim Hines, finished with 94 yards on 24 carries, pacing all ball carriers.

Sports Yasir passes Pakistan fitness test
Author: 0 Yasir passes Pakistan fitness test

There has also been a recall for opening batsman Sami Aslam, who last played a Test in December previous year. Leg-spinner Yasir Shah and top-order batsman Azhar Ali have been declared fit and named in the squad that consists of a total five uncapped players.

Sports UNC men's basketball championship team won't visit White House, cites schedule conflicts
Author: 0 UNC men's basketball championship team won't visit White House, cites schedule conflicts

A UNC official later told CBS North Carolina that the team and the White House tried "eight or nine" different possible dates for the visit. The spokesman added that the team members "were fine with going". "We couldn't find a date that worked for both parties. We've got social media". You know, our president tweets out more bulls-t than anybody I've ever seen.

Sports Watch Gokhan Saki merk Henrique da Silva at #UFCJapan
Author: 0 Watch Gokhan Saki merk Henrique da Silva at #UFCJapan

Saki lands a big right hand early. Saki signed with the promotion back in May, despite being 13 years removed from his sole MMA bout and possessing an 0-1 record in the sport. Da Silva had the gassed 33-year-old backed up against the cage with the referee ready to step in as Saki was rocked with power elbows and punches. Da Silva in with a few knees from the clinch.

Sports Toys
Author: 0 Toys "R" Us Files for Bankruptcy

Toys "R" Us announced September 18 that the company has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy . The Chapter 11 filing by the biggest U.S. toy store chain, to restructure $5 billion of long-term debt, is among the largest ever by a specialty retailer and casts doubt over the future of the company's 64,000 employees and almost 1,600 stores, which remain open .

Sports Wenger insists he's not punishing Sanchez
Author: 0 Wenger insists he's not punishing Sanchez

While hoping that such talks will progress positively, Wenger concedes that more players are going to follow the lead of Ozil and Sanchez as transfer fees continue to rise. Wenger is evidently a fan of the England worldwide because of his application, versatility and dynamism. Neville believes such a move would make sense, with a club of United's stature and ambition needing to be in the market for the cream of the global crop.

Sports Mourinho: Carrick still important player for Man Utd
Author: 0 Mourinho: Carrick still important player for Man Utd

Alongside Michael Carrick , Herrera had formed a fine-tuned partnership in central midfield and last season had arguably his best game in a United shirt when he successfully marked Eden Hazard, and scored, in a 2-0 win over eventual champions Chelsea.

Sports Arsene Wenger not out to make Alexis Sanchez suffer
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger not out to make Alexis Sanchez suffer

Nacho Monreal was the manager's preferred choice at left-back and this summer the club signed Sead Kolasinac, who plays at left wing back. Before I was leaving Villa and when I was leaving Man City to go to Everton there was a bit of interest too.

Author: 0 Zidane desperate for Madrid to remain calm

But despite the task ahead, Wakaso is certain that a win against Madrid will kick-start the campaign. They may be seven points off the pace, but coach Zinedine Zidane has urged his troops to remain calm, as Real Madrid look to mount a comeback following a series of poor performances at home this season.

Sports Stoke City v Chelsea
Author: 0 Stoke City v Chelsea

An assured display from the champions threatened to unravel early in the second half when Marcos Alonso committed two fouls in quick succession, but referee Mike Dean issued just one yellow card to the Spaniard before he was substituted. The United midfielder, who has struggled for time on the pitch this season, added: "We won three titles last season and City didn't win anything". Antonio Conte had had enough of Alsonso's lack of concentration on 58 minutes and replaced him with skipper ...

Sports Marcus Rashford has secret Man United target this season, reveals team-mate
Author: 0 Marcus Rashford has secret Man United target this season, reveals team-mate

The Red Devils , who won three trophies last season, are now riding high in the Premier League and remain unbeaten so far this season. Southampton has conceded just four goals in five games without their most coveted defender, but they have also scored just four goals on their way to eight points thus far, which leaves them in ninth position.

Sports Jose Mourinho hails 'important' Romelu Lukaku after Manchester United edge past Southampton
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho hails 'important' Romelu Lukaku after Manchester United edge past Southampton

Lukaku netted from a attractive Ashley Young cross with a strong head and then and equally strong foot to smash it from 6 yards. However, goalkeeper Forster made an excellent one-handed reaction save to push the ball away but he could only divert it right back into the path of the Belgian striker who reacted quicker than the Southampton defenders and knocked it into the net.

Sports Ben Carson breaks with Trump in heated Alabama Senate race
Author: 0 Ben Carson breaks with Trump in heated Alabama Senate race

Senate contender has a history of provocative comments that have simultaneously made him a lightning rod for controversy and propelled his popularity in the conservative Deep South state. But Strange called him up and said he was with him "right from the start", something the president said left him in disbelief. "Skinny-as-a-stick Big Luther", wrote the Huntsville Times in 2009, as unusual ramped up his next political campaign.

Author: 0 Todd Frazier was completely fooled by Blue Jays hidden ball trick

Entering Friday, the Yankees needed a combination of a victory and a loss by both the Angels and Rangers to clinch a wild card berth. I have to have a better mindset about what is going on in the game. After pretending to toss the ball to pitcher Marco Estrada , Goins deftly slipped it in his glove and waited to make his move. Two-out walks to Frazier and Clint Frazier in the fifth amounted to nothing when Ellsbury flied to left and stranded two.

Sports Richarlison wins it late for Watford
Author: 0 Richarlison wins it late for Watford

Ahead of the Hornets' trip to Swansea, Silva said: "I believe he wants more like all the others, not just him, and he is working hard for that". Wilfried Bony was hoping to make a good impression on the first league start of his second Swansea stint following his return from Manchester City, but he played an unwitting role in Watford's opener.

Sports Hughes: Chelsea missing the 'dark arts' brought by Diego Costa
Author: 0 Hughes: Chelsea missing the 'dark arts' brought by Diego Costa

Stoke City coach, Mark Hughes already has a major challenge to grapple with. And Hughes fears he could be without four of his centre-half options. "They have been the most entertaining side going forward in the league", he said, "But I don't think their defense has been tested yet". Manchester United is right at the front of that, with the club posting a record revenue figure for the 2016/17 year.

Sports Fans urged to drop 'racist' Lukaku chant
Author: 0 Fans urged to drop 'racist' Lukaku chant

The Spaniard, who managed Lukaku at Everton , has been impressed with the 24-year-old's development since his £75m move to Old Trafford this summer and has already seen a "big difference" in his game. On Friday, boss Jose Mourinho was asked about the chants to which he replied: " Don't ask me these questions ". Via The Times , Kick It Out released a statement about the song which was heard in both United's 3-0 UEFA Champions League win against FC Basel last week and also the 4-0 home ...

Sports Rajkummar Rao Starrer 'Newton' Will Be India's Official Entry To The Oscars
Author: 0 Rajkummar Rao Starrer 'Newton' Will Be India's Official Entry To The Oscars

Masurkar, who had made his directorial debut with " Sulemani Keeda ", believes in the philosophy that the only way to make a film one believes in is to make it "regardless of the obstacles". "We have received a lot of support from the industry and critics". A 14-member jury chose Newton out of a field of 25 films short-listed as possible contenders.

Sports Banihal attack: JK Police arrest two terrorists weapons recovered
Author: 0 Banihal attack: JK Police arrest two terrorists weapons recovered

Please Wait while comments are loading. The arrested duo, he said, have told police that the pistol with which they had attacked the SSB men was lying with Aqib. The terrorists have been handed over to the police and hunt for Aquib is presently on", the Indian Army said. Timely action of police has prevented them to get further radicalised while they will be punished as per the law.

Sports Stay hearing in Ezekiel Elliott case scheduled for October 2
Author: 0 Stay hearing in Ezekiel Elliott case scheduled for October 2

That could, however, change quickly. "I can't rule out, ruling (him) out", Lockhart said Friday morning. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit has spoken, sort of. Elliott was neither arrested nor charged for the incident. The court is seeking briefs from both sides by Wednesday on the issue of U.S. District Judge Amos Mazzant's jurisdiction.

Sports MS Dhoni showcases shooting skill and hits bulls-eye every time
Author: 0 MS Dhoni showcases shooting skill and hits bulls-eye every time

The Kolkata police later uploaded a video on its Facebook account in which Dhoni can be seen shooting at the target. A top Kolkata police official said Dhoni not only shot in the range but inspired the Kolkata Police recruits with a pep-talk during his visit in the afternoon.

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