• Corey Kluber Wins Cy Young, Beating Out Red Sox Ace Chris Sale
Corey Kluber Wins Cy Young, Beating Out Red Sox Ace Chris Sale

Kluber led the league in ERA this year , with a 2.25 mark that led second-place Kershaw by.06 and third-place Scherzer by.26. Besides his 2016 Cy Young Award, Scherzer also won the 2013 award while pitching for the Detroit Tigers .

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  • NFL Player Reveals He Played Hours After Experiencing Family Tragedy
NFL Player Reveals He Played Hours After Experiencing Family Tragedy

On Instagram , Goodwin wrote that doctors had to deliver their son prematurely around 4 a.m. Before revealing this tragic news and just hours after his son's death, Marquise played in an National Football League game against the New York Giants and scored an 83 yard touchdown in their win.

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  • Italy out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup!
Italy out of the 2018 FIFA World Cup!

Italy had 77 per cent possession and 23 shots at goal, six of them on target, with seven corners, but still couldn't put one past Sweden , who defended excellently throughout both legs of the play-off. Ventura will leave the Azzurri having won nine of his 16 matches in charge of the team, and competitive defeats to Spain and Sweden have ultim...

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  • Switzerland qualifies for 2018 World Cup
Switzerland qualifies for 2018 World Cup

O'Neill was gutted that all that separated his team from Switzerland over 180 minutes in the play-offs was a highly-controversial first leg penalty. He has been linked with the Scotland job after transforming Northern Ireland's global fortunes since taking over in 2012 but said: "I haven't even considered that".

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  • Arsene Wenger told Jack Wilshere playing out-of-position at Arsenal
Arsene Wenger told Jack Wilshere playing out-of-position at Arsenal

Wilshere has found his opportunities limited at Arsenal this season after spending last season out on loan at Bournemouth. The 25-year-old has mainly been used in the Europa League, starting three of the club's four games in the competition, and has also started twice in the Carabao Cup.

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  • Lewis Hamilton lashes out at F1 management after robbery in Brazil
Lewis Hamilton lashes out at F1 management after robbery in Brazil

He said "gun shots were fired" and a weapon was held to the head of one team member. "This is so upsetting to hear", world champion Hamilton tweeted. "Please say a prayer for my guys who are here as professionals today even if shaken", wrote Hamilton.

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  • Allahabad Bank Q2 net rises 8 pc to Rs 70 cr
Allahabad Bank Q2 net rises 8 pc to Rs 70 cr

In absolute terms, its gross NPAs rose to Rs 186,114.60 crore, from Rs 105,782.96 crore at the second quarter of the previous fiscal. During the quarter, gross NPAs rose to 14.10 per cent of gross advances, up from 12.28 per cent a year earlier.

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  • Olympic medalist Aly Raisman claims she was sexually abused by team doctor
Olympic medalist Aly Raisman claims she was sexually abused by team doctor

Raisman's teammate, McKayla Maroney , 21, revealed last month that she too had been molested by Nassar under the guise of medical treatment. Another former Olympic gymnast, McKayla Maroney , said in October that she was one of the victims of the doctor, a revelation in the middle of the Weinstein affair.

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  • USA goalkeeper Solo accuses ex-Fifa president Blatter of sexual harassment
USA goalkeeper Solo accuses ex-Fifa president Blatter of sexual harassment

That year, Solo was onstage to present FIFA's women's world player of the year to her teammate, the striker Abby Wambach . She was accompanied on stage by Blatter. The 81-year-old resigned in 2015 and was subsequently banned for ethics breaches. I didn't get to tell him directly "don't ever touch me". She said that sexual harrassment at the ha...

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  • National Football League expects contract extension for commissioner Roger Goodell to be completed soon
National Football League expects contract extension for commissioner Roger Goodell to be completed soon

Ezekiel Elliot has another hearing today at to consider his appeal for suspension and whether or not he will play this Sunday. If it winds up in the NFL's favor, Jones is likely to use every resource he can to make sure Goodell's tenure comes to an abrupt end.

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  • Auburn athletics posts highest Graduation Success Rate in program history
Auburn athletics posts highest Graduation Success Rate in program history

Rutgers earned an overall GSR of 85, one point lower than the four-year GSR average for all member schools, and a FGR of 70 percent, two points higher than the national average. The NCAA began gathering GSR data with the freshman class of 1995 and its latest release represents freshmen who enrolled in 2010. The rate is limited because it ignores th...

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  • Green Bay have released tight end Martellus Bennett
Green Bay have released tight end Martellus Bennett

Bennett signed a three-year, $21 million contract with the Packers this offseason. For Bennett, it means a return to New England, where he won a Super Bowl last season. And, he would fill in admirably for the oft-injured Rob Gronkowski as well. There's also a possibility that Bennett hangs up his cleats after this season.

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  • Coutinho 'excited' for Barca chance - Suarez
Coutinho 'excited' for Barca chance - Suarez

He played alongside Coutinho for one-and-a-half seasons before that switch, with the duo forming a pivotal part of the team that nearly ended Liverpool's lengthy top-flight title drought under Brendan Rodgers . Also, the Brazillian even-handed in a transfer request in a bid to force Liverpool's hand, but the Reds insisted he wasn't for sale...

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  • Gold Glove Awards 2017: Which Cleveland Indians player was snubbed the worst?
Gold Glove Awards 2017: Which Cleveland Indians player was snubbed the worst?

This is the first time that either player has earned the award. The ex-Husker continued to make some incredible catches in left field. Giants shortstop Brandon Crawford picked up his third-consecutive Gold Glove, in the process becoming the first National League shortstop to three-peat since Jimmy Rollins in 2007-09.

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  • Axed David Luiz watches Chelsea win from stands
Axed David Luiz watches Chelsea win from stands

He also said: 'Christensen is the present and the future for Chelsea '. "There is Andreas Christensen in good form and we have Ethan Ampadu who is a good, young player at the club. "I think that I have a squad". The calls for the young Dane to replace Gary Cahill in the starting XI have missed the point that Conte doesn't see the 21-year-old...

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  • Ezekiel Elliott's Case on Thursday's Docket at 2nd US Court of Appeals
Ezekiel Elliott's Case on Thursday's Docket at 2nd US Court of Appeals

Federal courts have intervened three times on behalf of the NFLPA and Elliott, and the National Football League has been barred all season from enforcing its six-game suspension of Elliott under the personal conduct policy. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday issued an emergency stay of the NFL's punishment, the third legal reprieve for...

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  • Rams dominate New York Giants in all 3 phases
Rams dominate New York Giants in all 3 phases

Los Angeles is now 6-2 on the season at its midway point. Big Blue hasn't scored 30 or more points since a Week 17 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles in 2015. Seeking only some field position, Goff completed a short pass to receiver Robert Woods , but some bad coverage by the Giants allowed Woods to run 52 yards, essentially untouched, for a touchd...

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  • John Wall has no structural damage on injured left shoulder
John Wall has no structural damage on injured left shoulder

He's listed as questionable to play in Sunday's game against Toronto. "I think they understand what we can bring to the table". The Wizards thought they would have a chance to play the Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference finals last spring before falling to the Boston Celtics in seven games in the semifinals, and they are going through some bum...

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  • Arvind Swamy supports Kamal Haasan!
Arvind Swamy supports Kamal Haasan!

Subramanian Swami said Kamal Haasan is neither an honest man nor unbiased, if he would've been, he would have lodged complaint with NIA. News agency ANI reported that a case was filed against Haasan under IPC sec 500, 511, 298, 295 (a) & 505 (c) over his remark on Hindu terror adding that the matter will be heard tomorrow.

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  • Prosecutors begin appeal against Pistorius sentence
Prosecutors begin appeal against Pistorius sentence

Pistorius was re-sentenced past year after prosecutors successfully argued that his conviction should be upgraded from culpable homicide to murder. Judge Thokozile Masipa cited a number of mitigating factors in her reasoning behind giving the 30-year-old a six-year sentence.

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  • Ezekiel Elliott will be allowed to play for Cowboys against Chiefs
Ezekiel Elliott will be allowed to play for Cowboys against Chiefs

The NFL has made clear that Elliott's suspension would carry over into the postseason should the Cowboys qualify. You'll hear people wonder why Elliott doesn't just give up the legal battle against the National Football League and serve the suspension, which was given out due to an alleged domestic violence incident.

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  • Arsenal's Santi Cazorla targets January return after coming close to amputation
Arsenal's Santi Cazorla targets January return after coming close to amputation

He underwent left knee surgery in December 2015 and needed another operation a year later because of a tendon injury in his right foot. Cazorla picked up an Achilles problem at the start of last season and has undergone eight operations since the initial injury in a desperate bid to return, even requiring the skin of his arm to cover the wound - ...

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  • Pizza Hut 'not seeing any impact' from National Football League protests on pizza sales
Pizza Hut 'not seeing any impact' from National Football League protests on pizza sales

Wall Street reacted negatively to Papa John's latest set of results, with stock in the company plunging by almost nine percent on Wednesday . On Wednesday, Schnatter said his company's association with the league has hurt his business, as the controversy surrounding players' national anthem protests drags on and NFL ratings fall.

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  • Chris Hughton: 'Brighton & Hove Albion tried to sign Tammy Abraham in summer'
Chris Hughton: 'Brighton & Hove Albion tried to sign Tammy Abraham in summer'

Tammy Abraham has impressed on loan at Swansea so far this season, with the Chelsea forward scoring four times in 10 Premier League appearances. England manager Gareth Southgate has challenged Tammy Abraham , Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Joe Gomez to prove their global credentials after calling up the uncapped trio.

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  • Daniel Sturridge and four other players snubbed by England
Daniel Sturridge and four other players snubbed by England

Everyone wants to play for their country and it's no different for me". With the loan becoming permanent over the summer, Cleverley has become a player transformed under the tutelage of Marco Silva - who may not turn everything he touches to gold but certainly turns it yellow.

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  • Pizza Company Blames NFL Controversy On Slumping Sales
Pizza Company Blames NFL Controversy On Slumping Sales

Nielsen ratings were down 5% for the first eight weeks of the current season from the same period in 2016, and down 18.7% from 2015. And Papa John's founder and CEO John Schnatter wasn't shy about who he thinks is to blame for the "debacle": Commissioner Roger Goodell .

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  • Arsene Wenger begs Gareth Southgate to recall Jack Wilshere to England squad
Arsene Wenger begs Gareth Southgate to recall Jack Wilshere to England squad

Wilshere's last England cap came as a substitute in the shock 2-1 defeat to Iceland at Euro 2016 which led to Roy Hodgson's departure as manager. "Now he feels as well - and nobody knows better than you do yourself - that he has found that little bit of sharpness that is decided in the first two yards".

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  • Jahlil Okafor asks 76ers to buy him out or trade him
Jahlil Okafor asks 76ers to buy him out or trade him

This is my career, and I'm not getting an opportunity here, which is fine. Bryan didn't think that would be a good idea because he said that he'd be giving me away to a team for free. It's just, I want to get on the court. That's not happening here. That's all I wanted to do was just play. Okafor's injury history and the perception that he is a...

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  • Panthers send Kelvin Benjamin to Buffalo
Panthers send Kelvin Benjamin to Buffalo

The 26-year-old Benjamin joins a team few were expecting to succeed with a rookie head coach, unproven quarterback and star wideout Sammy Watkins dealt to the Rams. At Florida State, Benjamin posted 84 catches, 1,506 yards and 19 touchdowns in two seasons. Benjamin has 32 catches for 475 yards and two touchdowns this season.

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  • El Shaarawy strikes twice as Roma rout Chelsea 3-0
El Shaarawy strikes twice as Roma rout Chelsea 3-0

Stephan El Shaarawy's first-half brace set Roma on the way to a resounding 3-0 win over Chelsea that displaced their visitors at the top of Champions League Group C. The experienced left-back fed Perotti, who cut inside an apologetic challenge from Pedro and arrowed a superb low drive past Courtois at his near post.

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  • Browns' sadness taken to a whole new level during trade deadline
Browns' sadness taken to a whole new level during trade deadline

The Bengals are on the road against the Jaguars this weekend, whereas the Browns will have their bye week. Jim Owczarski of the Cincinnati Enquirer is reporting that the Bengals were set to receive a 2018 second and a third-round pick in the lost deal.

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  • Tiger Woods to make return at Hero World Challenge
Tiger Woods to make return at Hero World Challenge

Woods, a 14-time major championship victor, last played at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic in February before he was forced to withdraw with back pain. In April, he underwent a fourth back surgery. "I would also like to thank the fans for their unwavering support during my injury". Woods will compete along with 17 others from November 30th to Dece...

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  • Nationals Hire Dave Martinez As New Manager
Nationals Hire Dave Martinez As New Manager

Martinez played 16 season as an outfielder in the majors, for the Cubs , Expos, Reds, Giants, White Sox, Rays, Blue Jays, and Braves. Martinez ranks among the top 20 in franchise history in several categories, including his 22 triples (tied for 15th), his 68 stolen bases (18th) and his 70.83 stolen base percentage (17th).

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  • India clinch ODI series against Kiwis
India clinch ODI series against Kiwis

The series is now tied at 1-1. The move to play Tom Latham down the order worked well in Mumbai as the left-hander forced the Indian wrist spinners to change their length. Coming together in the seventh over after Shikhar Dhawan's dismissal, Sharma and Kohli batted until the 42nd over and put on 230 before Sharma fell to Mitchell Santner for ...

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  • Los Angeles Chargers hang tough, but fall to Patriots in Foxborough
Los Angeles Chargers hang tough, but fall to Patriots in Foxborough

He found Rob Gronkowski for the 72nd touchdown between the pair over their careers, and spread the ball out to eight different receivers on the day, highlighted by an 85-yard day afternoon from running back James White . WR Chris Hogan left with a shoulder injury from the same collision with Pullard. "We had to defend the goal line", said Jones...

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  • MotoGP 2017: Pedrosa claims Sepang pole ahead of Zarco and Dovizioso
MotoGP 2017: Pedrosa claims Sepang pole ahead of Zarco and Dovizioso

The 24-year-old crashed his Repsol Honda in his first flying lap of the session on Saturday, and was forced to use his spare bike, which just magnified the discomfort he was enduring, trying to manage his twitchy bike fast enough around the corners.

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  • Historic Win For Wonderful Winx
Historic Win For Wonderful Winx

Seven horses signed up to race her with Humidor , the 13-1 shot domestically, her toughest challenger. Winx , who has now won 26 of her 32 career starts, also matched the Australasian record of 15 Group 1 wins set by former sprinting star Black Caviar.

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  • Can the Patriots' Defense Overcome Glaring Issues Without Dont'a Hightower?
Can the Patriots' Defense Overcome Glaring Issues Without Dont'a Hightower?

Hightower has missed two games already this season and is one the team's top leaders and communicators. The New England Patriots' defense has been a major liability this season, and it looks like the situation is about to get worse. "I mean, obviously, he's a guy who's been out there for a lot of years now, played multiple roles on the defense,...

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  • Colin Kaepernick Signs $1M Book Deal With Random House
Colin Kaepernick Signs $1M Book Deal With Random House

On Wednesday, NFL spokesman Joe Lockhart said he expects Kaepernick to once again be invited by the players, though he doesn't know if Kaepernick would attend the meeting. The first meeting took place on October 17, where it was expected that owners would come away with a new rule to require players to stand for the national anthem.

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  • David Wagner on the radar of a few Premier League clubs
David Wagner on the radar of a few Premier League clubs

Under pressure from the six richest clubs, the league's executive chairman Richard Scudamore has proposed ending 25 years of the equal sharing of worldwide broadcasting income. The Premier League has facilitated these discussions, to bring together the wide range of views which exist. Last season, this would have given Chelsea an extra £12.4m...

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  • Does Eric Bledsoe Want Off The Phoenix Suns?
Does Eric Bledsoe Want Off The Phoenix Suns?

Watson was promoted from assistant to interim head coach of the Suns after Jeff Hornacek was sacked February 1, 2016. Although most thought Bledsoe's tweet led to Watson's firing, the Suns are now looking to trade the point guard. Watson was hired as the interim coach after the Suns after they fired Jeff Hornacek in 2016. Eric Bledsoe's ...

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  • Garbine Muguruza: 'I take every point as a final'
Garbine Muguruza: 'I take every point as a final'

Latvian Ostapenko, who trails their head-to-head tally 1-3, was "not very pleased", but said: "The first match is always one of the toughest". Wimbledon champion Muguruza was deposed as world number one by Halep but she said she would have to be at her very best if she wants to win the year-end trophy and rankings crown on October 29.

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  • India v New Zealand, Pre-series: Combined ODI XI
India v New Zealand, Pre-series: Combined ODI XI

He was followed by his opening partner Ajinkya Rahane who scored a brilliant 244 runs with an average close to 50 and held the second spot in list oh highest run-getters for India in the series. Add to this the travel days and training and it is easy to see why the team has hardly got a breather. These youngsters have stepped up, it creates a str...

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  • Benfica goalkeeper reveals what classy Romelu Lukaku told him after error
Benfica goalkeeper reveals what classy Romelu Lukaku told him after error

But the Belgian looked toothless in a dour 0-0 draw at Liverpool followed by the narrow win at Benfica. I never felt we could concede a goal and were solid defensively. "We are one point from qualifying and one victory away from winning the group with two games at home to play". The Terriers were the first team to win three consecutive league tit...

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  • Aaron Rodgers gives an update on his collarbone surgery
Aaron Rodgers gives an update on his collarbone surgery

Team physician Dr. Pat McKenzie did not perform the surgery to fix Rodgers' broken right clavicle, but McCarthy said McKenzie reported to him that the surgery went well. He did not undergo surgery after that injury and returned for the regular-season finale as the Packers won at Chicago to capture the NFC North and a playoff spot.

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  • Draymond Green's MRI on left knee negative, doubtful for Pelicans game Friday
Draymond Green's MRI on left knee negative, doubtful for Pelicans game Friday

Green is a stat-sheet stuffer for Golden State and one of the league's top defensive players, as evidenced by his NBA Defensive Player of the Year nod last season. The score was then erased from the Warriors and gave the Rockets a deserved win. Coach Steve Kerr said Wednesday ( via CSN Bay Area ) that Green, who didn't practice, wouldn't return...

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  • Late Tejano singer Selena remembered in Google Doodle tribute
Late Tejano singer Selena remembered in Google Doodle tribute

However, the Doodle itself is animated and plays " Bidi Bidi Bom Bom ", one of the singer's popular songs featured on the 1994 album " Amor Prohibido ". Instead of the usual doodle background note, Campos wrote a heartfelt account of how as a little girl she was taught by Selena to believe that " no matter who you are or where you come from, ...

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  • Chris Hughton: 'Brighton & Hove Albion must not slip below certain level'
Chris Hughton: 'Brighton & Hove Albion must not slip below certain level'

Everton boss Koeman was on the brink of another damaging defeat after Anthony Knockaert put Brighton ahead eight minutes from full-time at the Amex Stadium. And Koeman admitted: "Taking penalties is not the most hard job but at this moment yes, because it's totally different, it's 1-0 down in a hard situation and the team needs points".

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  • Arsenal vs Watford player ratings: Per Mertesacker stands alone
Arsenal vs Watford player ratings: Per Mertesacker stands alone

And yesterday saw Tom Cleverley smash home a 93rd minute victor at home to Arsenal , making the Hornets the first club in Premier League history to score a result-altering goal in or after the 90th minute in 3 consecutive games (via OptaJoe).

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  • Goalkeeper Huda dies after tragic collision
Goalkeeper Huda dies after tragic collision

It was a black Sunday for Indonesian football, as legendary goalkeeper Choirul Huda has died following a mid-game collision with his Persela Lamongan teammate during a league match against Semen Pedang. The club described him as " the Real Legend of Persela " in a tribute on Twitter . His dedication towards the home team fetched the goalkeep...

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