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Marin Cilic advances to Swiss Indoors quarterfinals

German qualifier Mischa Zverev ousted US Open champion Stan Wawrinka to advance to Swiss Indoors semi-finals. World No. 5 Nishikori never lost serve in the match, saving eight break points en route to the win in just under two hours. He needed only 25 minutes to take the opening set as he overpowered world number five Nishikori who is already assured of a third consecutive appearance at the season-ender.

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Ozil or Sanchez? Arsenal fans can not make their minds up

Wenger was criticised by some pundits for resting Ozil - along with Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud - at the start of the season after their Euro 2016 campaigns, but he said the German playmaker's form since his return has proven that decision was correct.

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National Football League interviews Ezekiel Elliott as part of domestic violence probe

Under the two-year-old conduct policy governing domestic violence incidents and allegations, which tightened after the Ray Rice fiasco, Elliott could still be suspended in the absence of charges. Elliott is likely to have similar naysayers, as the Cowboys' current unit is widely considered the best set of run-blockers in the league. "This is the guy that that we've got to hurt", Baldinger said of Elliott.

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Romelu Lukaku continues his goalscoring streak against West Ham as Everton win

Barkley served notice of his threat by drawing a brilliant reaction save from Adrian, but the Hammers goalkeeper was beaten just after half-time when he spilled a Seamus Coleman shot and Yannick Bolasie beat Winston Reid to the rebound to hook across goal for Lukaku.

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Rudolph powers Oklahoma State past No. 10 West Virginia

West Virginia responded with 10 unanswered points to make it a one-possession game, but Oklahoma State scored 10 points of their own to put the game away and preserve the victory. Henry returned this one 26 yards to the WVU 10, leading to Ben Grogan's chip-shot field goal. The slant also produced a 3-yard TD pass to Chris Lacy.

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Sir Alex Ferguson still 'the boss' for Burnley goalkeeper Tom Heaton

The England worldwide produced one of the displays of his life against his former club to help the Clarets to a famous point at Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon. United goalkeeping great Peter Schmeichel called it one of the best saves in Premier League history. The Red Devils have just 14 points from their first 9 games and will need to start showing some consistency to keep their place at the top of the table.

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Celtic into cup final after late Dembele strike sinks Rangers

TL;DR - you can't plead poverty when you've spent three million on hopeless strikers alone, and a near doubling of the wage budget still sees us starting with what is mostly last season's team. "That would tell you it was a similar if not better performance without the goals". The Celtic boss added: "I'm not anxious about the gap, that's for others to worry about".

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Leicester's stars a different class in Europe

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri believes his team are struggling psychologically in the Premier League due to their stunning European form. Leicester - who saw Slimani have a second-half effort incorrectly chalked off for offside - now have one more point in Europe than they do after eight games of their title defence in the Premier League.

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Bayern wins again, promoted Leipzig keeps pace in Bundesliga

Robert Lewandowski will again lead the line for Carlo Ancelotti's side and is the 4/7 favourite to score a sixth goal of the season with bet365, while Thomas Muller is 4/5 to get on the scoresheet. Should Leipzig avoid defeat at home to Mainz next Sunday, they will equal the record set by Duisburg of 10 games without defeat following promotion to the top flight.

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Michael Phelps Secretly Married Nicole Johnson 5 Months Ago

While in Rio Olympics, Johnson spoke to Access Hollywood about their wedding plans and started and said: "It's the next big milestone I'm looking forward to". "You guys are insane", he said, after showing his fans that the ring was one his right hand instead of his left. The news came after the Baltimore-area native, who has lived in Arizona with Nicole Johnson for the past year, denied on Facebook Live Tuesday that he and the former Miss California USA had Wednesday.

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World Series returns to Wrigley Field for first time since 1945

The Cubs returned to Chicago on a high after working over Cleveland's pitching staff in a 5-1 victory Wednesday night. Francona's nine-game winning streak was the third-longest in Series history, trailing Joe Torre (14) and Joe McCarthy (10).

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Cubs announce Kyle Schwarber hasn't been cleared to play the outfield

Even at full strength, before he tore two ligaments in his knee, Schwarber was an ungainly fielder. After waiting 71 years to witness a World Series game, Chicago Cubs fans can hardly contain themselves. Jorge Soler will start in right in Game 3 for Chicago with Ben Zobrist in left. "There's no nothing. I know my role now, and I'm going to embrace it".

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UGA's season on the brink heading into 'Cocktail Party'

Florida has dominated Georgia the last two seasons, including a 27-3 blowout in 2015 that effectively finished off Richt's long tenure as the Bulldogs coach. Smart worked with McElwain and with Gators offensive coordinator Doug Nussmeier when McElwain (2008-11) and Nussmeier (2012-13) were Alabama's offensive coordinators while Smart oversaw the Crimson Tide defense.

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Kerber, Cibulkova advance to WTA semifinals

She bounced on her toes constantly, pumped her fist and hit 32 blistering winners en route to a 6-3, 7-6 (7-5) victory over world No. 4 Halep and a place in the semi-finals. After losing her opening round robin matches to Kerber and Keys , the Slovak needed a straight-sets win to have any chance of advancing and she managed to keep her side of the bargain in a display full of determination.

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Bob Stoops Fourth Highest Paid Coach in College Football

Rounding out the top five are Ohio State's Urban Meyer at $6,003,000, Oklahoma's Bob Stoops at $5.5 million and Florida State's Jimbo Fisher at $5.25 million. ESPN's Paul Finebaum once again took aim at Jim Harbaugh and MI today. The median SEC coach's salary is significantly higher at $4,172,500. USA Today has released its annual database of college football coaches' salaries , and there's a new No.

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Cubs could get Schwarber back for World Series

Ending Cleveland's World Series drought is something fans can talk about, Francona said. Game one of the World Series begins Tuesday evening at Progressive Field in Cleveland . Crisp is in his second stint with the Indians , who acquired him from Oakland in a trade in August. For one of the two cities, the misery finally will end at the conclusion of this year's World Series .

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Buffalo Bills safety hurt by brutal block might be done with football

According to the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Dolphins receiver Jarvis Landry has been fined $24,309 for his illegal block on Bills safety Aaron Williams. Many of his teammates have spoken out about Landry's "dirty" hit, and Ryan called on the National Football League to institute stricter rules against targeting the head of players during games.

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Guardiola tells players to keep the faith - De Bruyne

The injury-plagued Belgium global defender started a game for the first time since April in Sunday's 1-1 English Premier League draw with Southampton and came through unscathed as City gained a point that put them top of the table on goal difference.

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Carlos Alberto: Brazil legend dies aged 72

He scored one of the greatest goals in World Cup history in the 1970 final against Italy, rounding off a sublime team move with a powerful low finish. After a 12-hour wake at the headquarters of the Brazilian Football Confederation, his coffin - draped in a Brazilian flag and covered in flowers - was loaded onto a fire engine and transported to the cemetery, where more than 300 fans were waiting.

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Man United 1-0 Man City: Disaster averted

Once again the city of Manchester was buzzing as its two sides went toe-to-toe, but it was a slow start from both sides. "But these issues are not there when a manager talks tactics or motivates players". "For the hotel and the brand that sponsors me, the clothes brand, it's incredible because they are there every day". Italian media reported Mourinho had been annoyed that Conte had encouraged the home support to cheer on the Blues when they were already 4-0 up, saying "it's humiliating ...

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Indians' Kluber to start World Series opener against Cubs

It's a miraculous development for a fan and team favorite. "So is colour TV", he said. Typically, the recovery time for a torn ACL is 6-12 months, so Schwarber is just entering that time frame right now. Kyle Schwarber en route to Cleveland now on a private jet. Schwarber returned to action last weekend in the Arizona Fall League. The self-proclaimed "baseball rat" would arrive at the ballpark well before his teammates and spend hours in the cage, to the point where first baseman and ...

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Woman Stabbed To Death During Rush Hour At Metro Station In Gurgaon

Officials, quoting preliminary reports, said the incident occurred around 9:30 AM in the gallery area of the station. The woman hailed from Shillong and worked at a beauty parlour in Rohini. Thirty-four-year-old Pinki Devi, who was basically from the Meghalaya, was attacked from behind by a man named as Jitender. No one picked up after that.

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Slaven Bilic says West Ham's new home is a 'great stadium'

West Ham, noting their defensive frailties thus far. But nearly a fortnight after that 1-1 draw at the London Stadium, Bilic would only reveal that the internal investigation is ongoing. "Of course it is not a relief, we would like to play Palace at home on Saturday". Hammers vice-chairman Karren Brady said: " West Ham United Ladies have operated separately to the Club for 25 years, and today marks the next step in building the future of women's football at West Ham United ".

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Odds Slashed On Joe Hart To Return To Manchester City

Vincent Kompany last few years with the club have been largely forgettable due to the numerous injuries he has sustained - mostly muscle related. "I'm still really impressed with how quick, we played good many times to win the game with personality in the short time".

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Boss: Reds can use 'great experience' of League Cup run

I tend to subscribe more to the latter philosophy. Pochettino's men turned in a jaded display in the goalless draw at Bournemouth on Saturday on the back of their midweek exertions to secure a similar result at Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League.