by | January 09, 2019 | 00:34

Senegal striker Mane will have to shrug off stiff challenge from his Liverpool striking partner Mohamed Salah and Gabonese forward Aubameyang, who has been in scintillating form for Arsenal . He also scored twice at the World Cup, which was Egypt's first appearance in the tournament since 1990. It completes another award-filled year for the 26-year-old after he also retained the BBC African Footballer of the Year prize and finished sixth in the Ballon d'Or standings.

by | January 09, 2019 | 00:17

Two of the better three point shooting teams in the country, percentage wise, combined for just 9-of-30 from deep. "We rarely talk about our record". Coming into the year, MI had plenty of individual players who were expected to be stars and the majority of them lived up to the billing, with fifth-year senior defensive end Chase Winovich (17 tackles for loss and five sacks), junior linebacker Devin Bush (nine tackles for loss and five sacks) and junior cornerback David Long (first-team ...

by | January 08, 2019 | 21:18

But before then, Polamalu is receiving another honor. The entire 2019 College Football Hall of Fame class can be seen here. In case you forgot, here is a tremendous collection of plays which tell you all you need to know why the Steelers drafted him in the first round back in 2003.

by | January 08, 2019 | 20:00

The Board of Control for Cricket in India have confirmed that the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League will be staged in India and effectively ends the speculation that the tournament would have been moved to South Africa because of the country's Lok Sabha elections.

by | January 08, 2019 | 19:57

Sure, Andrew Luck was under pressure. Playing on the road didn't seem to bother the Colts at all. Sure, he threw an interception to J.J. Watt. The Colts sacked Watson three times, harassed him all game and intercepted him once to advance.

by | January 08, 2019 | 19:17

Clemson outscored Notre Dame and Alabama by a combined margin of 55 points in its two playoff games - the highest scoring margin in the five years of the playoff. With a chance to stamp itself as the best team in Saban's remarkable 12 seasons at Alabama, the Crimson Tide played maybe the worst half of the coach's tenure.

by | January 08, 2019 | 18:14

Harris' first-innings 79 was the highest score of the series for an Australia side badly missing Steve Smith and David Warner , whose year-long bans for ball-tampering elapse on March 29. "In England we lost because the lower order often got runs against us", Shastri said. "I think Australia has to be patient because in England that Dukes ball will curve around corners".

by | January 08, 2019 | 17:55

Chicago agreed to a deal with free-agent outfielder and Machado friend Jon Jay, according to USA Today . It's no secret that Sonny Gray's days in NY are numbered, but the status of another member of the Yankees' pitching staff may ultimately determine how much time he has left in pinstripes.

by | January 08, 2019 | 17:32

Smith and Jones were seated at the same long-table during the pre-fight press conference for UFC 232. "Provided that license is granted, Jones will be defending his light heavyweight title against Anthony Smith in a five-round main event", UFC president Dana White told ESPN".

by | January 08, 2019 | 16:47

His best season in a Brewer uniform came in 2017, when he hit 20 home runs in 143 games. Minor league right-hander Adam Hill and minor league infielder Felix Valerio are also headed to the Brewers in the deal. The New York Mets opted against a rebuild and have attempted to launch themselves back into contention through a variety of trades and free-agent acquisitions.

by | January 08, 2019 | 16:08

Celtic are under pressure from fans to make more signings in the January transfer window after rivals Rangers completed loan deals for both Jermain Defoe and Steven Davis. The Baggies have been on the lookout to send the youngster out on loan for him to get more first-team action, with the player insisting that Celtic Park is the ideal place for him to grow.

by | January 08, 2019 | 14:33

If the Chicago Bears had defeated the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday evening, defensive coordinator Vic Fangio would not have been available to be hired by another team until the Bears had been eliminated from the postseason (or until after the Super Bowl, if Chicago made it there).

by | January 08, 2019 | 13:02

But she said her ability to win the final would help her in Melbourne . But the 2017 Brisbane champion said she preferred that to being the underdog. they are more confident than me", she laughed. Karolina Pliskova was seemingly dead and buried in the Brisbane International final, until her Aussie coach sparked her into action.

by | January 08, 2019 | 12:29

Goerges is one of the most resilient players on tour. Defending champion Goerges came through a stern test on Sunday as she had looked set to become the latest in a series of big names to fall to Andreescu in a remarkable week. Although the final set was all Goerges the German said Andreescu deserved praise for the way she had played in only her fourth WTA tournament. Andreescu returned brilliantly to take the opener and led 5-4 in the second set despite struggling with a lower back ...

by | January 08, 2019 | 12:19

Who'd of thought that just two years ago after a disastrous debut in LA that featured a 4-12 season, an 0-7 top overall draft pick at quarterback, and the firing of a name coach who was better at underachieving than actually achieving. The Chiefs are involved in two of the three most likely Super Bowl scenarios. SportsLine's model gives Kansas City a 67.8 percent of winning this weekend, nearly a 40 percent chance of winning the AFC Championship Game and a 22.6 percent chance of winning the ...

by | January 08, 2019 | 08:53

Alabama are favourites to beat Clemson and secure their third title in four years. Another missed extra point was the least of Alabama's concerns. And in all five years of the CFP format, both schools in the title game have been Nike-sponsored.

by | January 08, 2019 | 08:07

Shastri praised his fiery skipper Kohli after the Test series win. To be passionate about Test cricket firstly, because if the Indian team respects Test cricket we know the fans are going to come in and watch Test cricket. As the victorious Indian players made their way into the team hotel, they were welcomed by the roaring Bharat Army, who batted from the stands instrumentally, throughout the series.

by | January 08, 2019 | 07:26

Schiano, who was the Buccaneers head coach from 2012-13, wants to explore his options in the National Football League, new Buckeyes head coach Ryan Day said in a statement . The only other defensive coach mentioned was Larry Johnson, who will be the team's associate head coach in addition to the defensive line coach. Greg (Mattison) is a terrific coach.

by | January 08, 2019 | 05:59

He takes over for Mike McCarthy , who was sacked during the season following a stunning home loss to Arizona on December 2. Green Bay finished 2018 with a 6-9-1 record, its worst season since 2008 when it ended the year 6-10. LaFleur also has coached with the Redskins and Texans and was the quarterbacks coach for Notre Dame in 2014. Packers have begun notifying other HC candidates that they've interviewed that they're out and the team has made its choice.

by | January 08, 2019 | 04:44

Anything Floyd Mayweather does, Conor McGregor wants to do better. Mayweather came out of retirement for the third time after he agreed to a three round exhibition bout against Nasukawa under boxing rules at the Saitama Super Arena in Japan on December 31.