by | December 09, 2017 | 15:07

Real superstar Cristiano Ronaldo , 32, beat Barcelona's Lionel Messi and seven of Real's Champions League-winning players to claim the Ballon d'Or for a second straight year and fifth time overall yesterday morning (Singapore time). " Everyone knew that I wanted to sign him ", Florentino admitted in respect of Neymar . The Welshman is having a difficult spell in Madrid and is struggling with injury.

by | December 09, 2017 | 14:27

However, he was soon overcome by fatigue, which paved the way for Mayweather to register a tenth-round TKO victory. And it seems that Pacquiao wants to be the man to be the UFC Lightweight champion's second opponent in the squared circle.

by | December 09, 2017 | 14:11

The report suggests Mourinho has been told he has up to £80million to spend next month if he wants to add to his options within his squad. Manchester United appear to be dominating the headlines as they look the most likely of the top Premier League clubs to do business in January in an effort to chase down their rivals Manchester City and claim a first title success since 2013.

by | December 09, 2017 | 12:36

To keep the same level during 10 months is so hard for a group of players. We can not be reactive because if we are, we are going to lose'. With 25 points from 15 games Tottenham are actually only two points worse off than at the same stage last season when they finished runners-up behind Chelsea.

by | December 09, 2017 | 12:13

Courtois, who has emerged as a reported target for Los Blancos following their failure to prise David de Gea away from Manchester United, famously spent three years on loan with Atletico Madrid between 2011 and 2014 and has a young family based in the Spanish capital.

by | December 09, 2017 | 12:00

India are heading into the ODI series on the back of a 1-0 win in the recently-concluded three-match Test rubber. What time does India vs Sri Lanka 1st ODI begin? The focus will also be on MS Dhoni as the veteran' inputs will be key in the absence of skipper Kohli.

by | December 09, 2017 | 11:34

Duckett, who has recorded an average run rate of 15.71 in four tests for the side, will have to wait for his fifth Lions appearance. The 30-year-old's efficacy with the ball in the ongoing Ashes series has been hindered by a cut finger even as the England team management have ascertained that he is completely alright.

by | December 09, 2017 | 09:37

According to oddsmakers at, the Magic are a 2-point favorite on the spread line . Arron Afflalo, who replaced Fournier in the lineup, finished with six points and four rebounds. The Nuggets average 48.5 points in the paint per game, which ranks fourth in the league. The Nuggets shot 49.4% from the field and 28.6% from beyond the three point line.

by | December 09, 2017 | 08:04

Jerry Sandusky is now serving effectively life prison sentences for his convictions on over 40 charges of sexual abuse. According to TMZ , cops say Sandusky asked one of the underage girls to send a photo of her "taking a piss". A son of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, serving decades for child molestation, was himself sentenced to prison Friday on child sexual abuse charges.

by | December 09, 2017 | 06:15

According to the reports reaching Kashmir News Bureau, dozens of protest rallies were carried out in the nook and corner of Valley against the US President Donald Trump's move to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The angry protesters set ablaze the effigy of USA president Donald Trump. Protest marches were also held in Hassanabad with people burning the effigies of the U.S.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:56

While numerous faces have changed over the past decade-plus, the stakes and the style of play between the AFC North rivals have not. Here are the Steelers' offensive keys to victory. The Steelers have several options when it comes to a fill-in, from Tyler Matakevich to Arthur Moats to Sean Spence, though all understand filling the void left by Shazier will be hard.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:18

The hosts were down to 10 men when skipper Manpreet Singh earned a yellow card for a hard tackle in the second quarter. "Yes, they are an experienced team and that's why they are number one", Marijne said. They were a little bit more calm, did smart things like little high balls. "I am not going to watch this game again as I always do". "Both teams could not play their best game".

by | December 09, 2017 | 03:10

Liverpool will he hoping to pit Liverpool's lethal attack against a shaky Everton defence. Klopp's back line has leaked 19 goals this season, giving them the joint worst defensive record in the top seven. Ross Barkley (hamstring), Ramiro Funes Mori and Yannick Bolasie (both knee), James McCarthy (hamstring), Maarten Stekelenburg (groin), Seamus Coleman (broken leg) and Leighton Baines (calf) are all on the injured list.

by | December 09, 2017 | 00:50

He scoffed at the idea he would ask for a trade. Rose seems to be in better spirits now, but if his ankle doesn't respond to just rehab, I wonder how he'd handle surgery. While the Cavs won't acknowledge this publicly, there's likely no great desire from anyone in the organization to rush Rose back onto the court.

by | December 09, 2017 | 00:51

The penalty came at the end of third-down incompletion, keeping alive a drive that ended with Atlanta's first touchdown. "It's frustrating when you have a game, instead of it being decided on the field like it's supposed to, you have a crew make so many mistakes in one event".

by | December 08, 2017 | 23:18

Tkachuk will sit as Calgary tries to end a three-game losing streak Thursday night in Montreal. Tkachuk will lose $11,280 in salary. Frederik Andersen made a season-high 47 saves, and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Calgary Flames 2-1 in a shootout at Air Canada Centre on Wednesday.

by | December 08, 2017 | 23:08

Unfortunately for Eugenie, 23, the Patriots completed an awesome comeback to win the game 34-28, and Eugenie stuck to her end of the bargain by going to a game of basketball with John earlier this year. "I didn't [expect him to be normal]". Bouchard posted new photos of the happy couple this week, proving that even losing bets can have a positive outcome.

by | December 08, 2017 | 23:05

LIONEL MESSI has dropped a huge hint he will retire from worldwide football if Argentina flop at the World Cup. "I have come to understand that the season is long and that some periods are more important than others", he explained during an interview with TyC Sports .

by | December 08, 2017 | 22:46

I'm not playing for records'. "That's going to make them very unsafe on the counter-attack and we have to be ready for that", Toure said. United will set a new club record if they avoid defeat against City, having gone unbeaten in 40 home games under Mourinho, the joint-longest such sequence in the history of the club.

by | December 08, 2017 | 19:57

It has outperformed by 45.74% the S&P500. The firm provides The New York Times, a daily and Sunday newspapers in the United States, as well as worldwide edition of The Times; and operates the Website. They issued a "neutral" rating and a $14.00 target price for the company. Nomura initiated the stock with "Hold" rating in Friday, October 6 report. Barclays Capital maintained it with "Underweight" rating and $9 target in Monday, December 14 report.

by | December 08, 2017 | 19:09

After getting fired at FIU, Cristobal returned to his roots as an offensive line coach. According to left tackle Tyrell Crosby , over 70 players signed a petition for Cristobal to be the permanent coach. Now taking over for Taggart, Cristobal will head up a Ducks team that improved to 7-5 in 2017 following a terrible 4-8 campaign under Mark Helfrich in 2016.

by | December 08, 2017 | 18:55

Sean Payton admitted the Saints undervalued one aspect of his game during the draft process. He was sent to the medical tent, then went to the locker room to be evaluated for a concussion. Klein and safety Kenny Vaccaro leave with injuries. Going into their Thursday night matchup against the Falcons, they were 9-3 this season. The Falcons have now managed to move to a 8-5 record on the season despite the fact that in this game, their quarterback Matt Ryan threw three interceptions to stop ...

by | December 08, 2017 | 17:59

The 32-year-old was set for a comeback in January but those plans were once again pushed back after it was revealed he needed yet another round of surgery. Wenger had initially hoped the Spaniard could return in January but now he fears for his future after the latest setback. Wenger added: "If all goes well he has to wait until he starts to run and after he starts to run it takes six weeks to come back to training".

by | December 08, 2017 | 17:54

Mourinho worked with Ozil in Spain and recently wrote the foreword for Ozil's book; with the player's contract up at the end of the season, he has been strongly linked with a move to Old Trafford. In his post match interview last weekend, Mourinho took multiple swipes at Arsenal , calling the team out for alleged diving and Laurent Koscielny in particular.

by | December 08, 2017 | 17:50

Stocks 200 moving average 3.08%, this is a better measure to benchmark stocks long-term directional course, but if the asset declines the price might have a more resistance falling below the moving avg price level. Credit Suisse upgraded Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) on Friday, October 9 to "Outperform" rating. Forward pe 18.42 reported above in parallel to the regression of business returns based on past P /E values, and firm projected earnings in the next 12 months is set to rise more ...

by | December 08, 2017 | 17:38

Paolo Guerrero, the all-time leading goal scorer in the history of the Peruvian national soccer team, has been suspended for 12 months by Federation Internationale de Football Association after testing positive for cocaine. Guerrero missed both of those matches. Guerrero, 33, has 32 goals in 86 global appearances with Peru. His ban will be back-dated to November 3 and will apply to global, domestic and official friendly fixtures.

by | December 08, 2017 | 16:10

According to Craig Mish, a Miami-based host for SiriusXM who has been all over the Stanton story, and The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal , the reigning NL MVP won't approve a trade to either team . Despite a situation that seemingly gets cloudier with every day Stanton continues to wait, the Giants have not indicated that they'll put a timetable on the discussions and force Stanton to choose a team.

by | December 08, 2017 | 16:00

Notre Dame last played a football game at Yankee Stadium in 2013, when they defeated Rutgers in the Pinstripe Bowl. Mid-American Conference foe Ball State will be making its first appearance at Notre Dame Stadium, while Vanderbilt will be coming to the venue for the second time, the previous one in 1995.

by | December 08, 2017 | 15:25

One package will include all matches from two midweek rounds, while another will consist of one midweek round and a Bank Holiday schedule. The season after next will also see the introduction of regular Saturday night Premier League football, with eight matches per season available under a three-year deal.

by | December 08, 2017 | 15:05

Bill Belichick was asked if National Football League players should be concerned about their safety amidst the recent suspensions and injuries to players like Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier . Shazier was strapped to a board for stabilization and carted off the field, eliciting emotion from teammates who care about their playmaker and popular locker room figure.

by | December 08, 2017 | 15:06

Dortmund will turn their attention to the Europa League after finishing third in the group, 11 points behind second-placed Madrid and 14 adrift of table-toppers Tottenham. Any of these four teams are rivals of maximum difficulty, especially considering that Real Madrid will have to play the second leg away from the Santiago Bernabéu, Real Madrid's stadium.

by | December 08, 2017 | 13:09

And against a side like City who would be looking to punish United for the slightest of gaffes in midfield, United can go into the clash assured of a better defensive covering in midfield with the likes of Herrera and Blind. "Even if I'm not there, I'll be there watching the game, giving positive energy and, hopefully, we're going to win", he added. There will still be a long way to go'.

by | December 08, 2017 | 13:03

Rangers legend Derek Johnstone has called Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes' decision to reject a move to Ibrox as a "slap in the face" for the Gers. May looks set to miss tomorrow night's Premiership encounter with Dundee at Dens Park as a result of the incident.

by | December 08, 2017 | 12:27

Mata has insisted United's squad can cope with the injury, but their form without Pogba when the 24-year-old was injured for two months between mid-September and mid-November tells a different story. "I remember a few seasons ago (in 2011-12) when United were ahead of City by eight points and then ManchesterCity won on goal difference". "Now, especially on Sunday and during Christmastime, which we all know how hard it is to win every single game, we need to keep that pace if we want to be ...