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by | October 18, 2017 | 17:01

The leg spinner's career spanned two decades and he retired from the worldwide form of the game as Test captain and was head coach of the Indian team for a year. But, Indian fans were miffed by the fact that the cricketer was not mentioned as a legend and the former coach in the tweet. The right-handed batsman Cheteshwar Pujara also wished Kumble and wrote, "A very happy birthday to one of the finest players & an fantastic human being".

by | October 18, 2017 | 16:27

Nassar is accused of sexually abusing over 140 women and girls. Maroney also alleges that, when she was 15, Nassar gave her a sleeping pill during an all-day flight to Tokyo and that she woke up alone with him in his hotel room. She said the worst of the abuse took place during the 2011 world championships in Japan, when she became a breakout star. In her letter, Maroney spoke of how the Olympics had been her dream since she was a child, watching the 2004 Games as an eight-year-old.

by | October 18, 2017 | 13:42

The Catalan outfit now rely heavily on the partnership of Gerard Pique and Samuel Umtiti , with Javier Mascherano , who's preferred role is in midfield, first in line to step in for either of the aforementioned pair. Chelsea fell to a stock defeat away at Crystal Palace last weekend, losing further ground on Manchester City at the top of the table as the Blues' defence once again comes under question.

by | October 18, 2017 | 13:38

This past Friday, Malignaggi noted on social media that his adviser, Al Haymon, had reached out to UFC president Dana White to try and begin formal negotiations for the bout. "So once they told me that, I knew the only way this doesn't happen is if this guy has absolutely no balls". There's Khabib Nurmagomedov , the Dagestani grappler who is still undefeated after 24 fights, having not lost a fight in the UFC or anywhere else.

by | October 18, 2017 | 13:06

Now the only option before Sreesanth is to approach the apex court and, according to sources close to the bowler, he is likely to go in appeal against this verdict. The Division Bench said that considering the seriousness of the matter there had to be zero tolerance towards such corruption charges, hence Sreesanth could not escape from punishment.

by | October 18, 2017 | 12:50

Conte is ready to hand Chelsea's talented kids a chance to impress with Cesc Fabregas and Tiemoue Bakayoko the only recognised central midfielders available. Right wing back Victor Moses went off early in the second half as a hamstring injury appeared to impede another Chelsea player, after absent pair N'Golo Kante and Alvaro Morata.

by | October 18, 2017 | 12:40

So I didn't need to worry about it, and I didn't think about it, not for one minute". When Pep Guardiola arrived in the Premier League I wrote that he would improve English football. Kevin de Bruyne almost turned from provider to goalscorer in the 26th minute when his curling effort from the edge of the box struck the underside of the crossbar and bounced down onto the pitch rather than into the back of the net.

by | October 18, 2017 | 12:09

Federer has closed to within 1,960 points of Nadal with 500 on offer in Basel followed by the indoor tournament at Bercy in Paris and the end-of-season ATP Finals in London. But, for a guy who used to suffer from tendinitis in his both knees, it's no surprise at all. The problems were already present at the tournament in Shanghai ...

by | October 18, 2017 | 10:44

Two goals apiece from Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah , as well as strikes from Philippe Coutinho , Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Trent Alexander-Arnold delivered a stunning 7-0 win over their hapless Slovenian host . In need of some inspiration. "You can struggle in a game like this if you do not have a 100 percent attitude". But, with Roberto Firmino not in the best of form right now either, the player has a golden opportunity to claw his way back into Jurgen Klopp's plans for ...

by | October 18, 2017 | 09:49

Right now, there are no clubs that want him, and Arsenal are unlikely to want keep hold of the German if he continues to fail to live up to his reputation. The Mirror claim that Arsenal feel the situation is so irreparable that they will have to seek out a buyer for Ozil in the January transfer window so that they do not lose him for nothing come the summer window at the end of the season.

by | October 18, 2017 | 09:16

The veteran cornerback was set to meet with coach Ben McAoo on Tuesday morning after a week of frustration led to his banishment. Rodgers-Cromartie will be back with the team when they return to work tomorrow, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

by | October 18, 2017 | 09:01

But if I hadn't put Morata in the starting XI, you'd have told me I'm insane. Sometimes the players need to rest'. Reportedly furious with Chelsea's limp display at Palace on Saturday, Conte is said to have held a lengthy inquest with his team this week, accusing them of taking it easy and imploring them to raise their work-rate.

by | October 18, 2017 | 07:29

We have a pathological liar in the White House: unfit intellectually, emotionally, and psychologically to hold this office and the whole world knows it, especially those around him every day. Trump later said that he thinks Obama "did sometimes [call], and sometimes he didn't, I don't know, that's what I was told". A five-time NBA champion with San Antonio, he has added the title of head coach of the USA national team, taking over from Mike Krzyzewski, and will lead it into the 2020 Olympic ...

by | October 18, 2017 | 06:41

The Warriors responded to the December loss to the Rockets with three wins by a total of 33 points. JBL has a pretty decent partnership with the National Basketball Association with things such as sponsoring one of their elite players like Stephen Curry to also sponsoring the 3 Point Shootout that takes place via the All-Star Weekend every year.

by | October 18, 2017 | 06:22

He declined to speak with reporters this morning, after shooting with teammates. Lue has said for days that he doesn't know for sure if James will be ready. "December 2", James said to Nichols, "I will never forget that date". He practised on Monday and Lue said it depended on how James pulled if he would play.

by | October 18, 2017 | 05:36

Harlan simply reacted to the play, and it was not an official diagnosis. "Man, nothing but prayers to Gordon Hayward! " said DeRozan from his verified Twitter account. The injury to Gordon Hayward and the reaction from National Basketball Association players around the league proves the league players, coaches, and fans are all family at the end of the day.

by | October 18, 2017 | 04:33

The night will end with the Golden State Warriors raising their championship banner in front of the new-look Houston Rockets, which now features arguably the best backcourt in the National Basketball Association after trading for Chris Paul.

by | October 18, 2017 | 03:10

NFL Players Association lawyers representing Elliott filed the junction with the US district court to get a temporary restraining order so Elliott can rejoin the team. Part of the hearing Tuesday saw Crotty and attorneys from both parties debating the issue or "irreparable harm". Judge Amos Mazzant of the Eastern District of Texas has no choice now but to throw out the Elliott ruling that was ordered by the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals last Thursday before Elliott's lawyers asked for ...

by | October 18, 2017 | 02:50

The Bulls say Mirotic is out indefinitely as he recovers, though Johnson says the forward is expected to miss a few weeks. Portis apparently punched Mirotic on the face breaking bones and sending him to the hospital. The 26-year-old Montenegro native has averaged at least 10 points per game in each of his three seasons since joining the Bulls before the 2014-15 season.

by | October 18, 2017 | 02:11

Documents from Pitino's lawyer show that the former Louisville coach, who was sacked this week following a widespread NCAA corruption bust , texted with Adidas exec Jim Gatto and tried to score some "Zebra" style Adidas Yeezy Boost 350s. "Mr. Pitino's lawsuit is clearly a reaction to his termination yesterday and is without merit", an Adidas spokesperson shot back in a statement to Business Insider.

by | October 18, 2017 | 02:00

The France global made an outstanding save with his feet to deny Karim Benzema in the second half as well as thwarting Cristiano Ronaldo and Isco . The Russian champions found the opening goal in the 19th minute as a pass into the middle deflected out to Andrei Eshchenko, whose cross was met by the head of Quincy Promes.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:40

Dao refused to leave his Chicago-to-Louisville flight after he was told by United Airlines officials that his seat was needed for a crew member working a connecting route. They were identified only as an aviation security officer and a sergeant. Officers also "made misleading statements and deliberately removed material facts from their reports", according to the inspector general's office.

by | October 18, 2017 | 01:10

Other active players at the meeting were Indianapolis' Darius Butler , the Los Angeles Chargers' Russell Okung , Miami's Kenny Stills and Michael Thomas, the Giants' Mark Herzlich , the New York Jets' Kelvin Beachum and Demario Davis , and Philadelphia's Malcolm Jenkins .

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:53

In reply, the Indian captain said: "I think Mohammad Amir is the best bowler I've faced in global cricket..." He is one of those bowlers who demands that you bring your "A" Game while facing him. The mutual admiration of Kohli and Amir started during the Asia Cup 2016 when the Pakistan pacer was only in third month of his return from a five year ban on spot-fixing.

by | October 18, 2017 | 00:25

His performance was also praised by Mark Hughes , the coach of the opposing team, who did not hesitate to declare that the Belgian footballer is "the best player of the Premier League". He continued: "The team played an wonderful game, three well deserved points and now we have to think about the Champions League, because we want another three points there to help us progress".