Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:38:38 GMT
Steve Cook hailed Bournemouth's remarkable comeback victory over Liverpool as the best day in the history of the south-coast club. The defender scored one of three Bournemouth goals in the final 14 minutes of a thrilling encounter at the Vitality Stadium, which saw the Cherries record an unforgettable 4-3 win to dent the title charge of their visitors.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:28:02 GMT
Kansas City Chiefs strong safety Eric Berry greets fans after an NFL football game against the Atlanta Falcons, Sunday, Dec. 4, 2016, in Atlanta. The Chiefs won 29-28.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:26:41 GMT
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has denied deliberately kicking Seamus Coleman in the head, saying he could have made the Everton defender "fall asleep" if it had been on purpose. Ibrahimovic tangled with Coleman early in the second half of Sunday's 1-1 draw between the sides at Goodison Park on Sunday.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 07:34:06 GMT
Thomas Rawls ran for 103 yards and two touchdowns in the first half, Tyler Lockett took a reverse 75 yards for a score to open the second half and the Seattle Seahawks routed the Carolina Panthers 40-7 on Sunday night. Another prime-time game in Seattle was clouded with odd storylines right from the outset when Carolina quarterback Cam Newton was benched for the first play, only to watch backup Derek Anderson throw an interception .
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 03:53:59 GMT
Russell Westbrook became the first NBA player with five consecutive triple-doubles since Michael Jordan had seven straight in 1989. Westbrook got his fifth on Sunday against the New Orleans Pelicans, clinching it on an assist to Enes Kanter for a dunk with 2:14 left in the third quarter.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:56:02 GMT
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won't grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota. The decision is a victory for the several thousand camped near the construction site, who've said for months that the four-state, $3.8 billion project would threaten a water source and cultural sites.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 20:13:16 GMT
National League side Barrow pulled off a major FA Cup second-round upset as they came from behind to win 2-1 at League One Bristol Rovers. Byron Harrison netted twice to turn the tie around, swiftly cancelling out Rory Gaffney's 10th-minute opener for the hosts before adding a second strike after 61 minutes.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 18:17:20 GMT
David Luiz has brushed off his latest controversial clash with Sergio Aguero as late-game frustration on the part of the Manchester City striker. Aguero was sent off for an horrific stoppage-time tackle on Luiz as City were beaten 3-1 by the Premier League leaders at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 16:22:00 GMT
Eoin Morgan and Alex Hales' return to international action will be confirmed when England announce their limited-overs squads to face India on Monday evening. Captain Morgan and record-breaking opener Hales caused a stir when they opted out of their country's last one-day international tour of Bangladesh because of security fears after the deadly terror attack on a Dhaka cafe five months ago.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:21:22 GMT
Steve Smith scored a career-best 164 as Australia claimed a 68-run victory over New Zealand in the opening one-day international in Sydney. Captain Smith helped dig his side out of a sizeable hole at 92 for four by blazing 14 fours and four sixes in a 157-ball knock - having been dropped on 13 by BJ Watling.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 12:26:06 GMT
Mercedes expect to have signed Nico Rosberg's replacement before the end of the year and are looking for someone "better" than the Formula One world champion. The team's non-executive director Niki Lauda was as surprised as everyone else by Rosberg's bombshell on Friday that he was leaving the sport only five days after winning his first world title.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 08:46:09 GMT
" Leon Draisaitl scored 3:16 into overtime and the Edmonton Oilers came away with a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night. Drake Caggiula and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins also scored for the Oilers, who have won two in a row.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 05:09:44 GMT
Patrik Laine set up Bryan Little for an overtime goal and also got his 16th score of the season, helping the Winnipeg Jets beat the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Saturday night. Laine pushed a backhanded pass across the slot to Little 17 seconds into OT, helping Winnipeg end a six-game road losing streak.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 01:24:14 GMT
Arsene Wenger felt Alexis Sanchez showed the "killer instinct" of a world-class striker after he tore West Ham to shreds. Sanchez hit a sparkling second-half hat-trick to fire Arsenal up to second in the Premier League with a 5-1 demolition of the Hammers.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 01:24:13 GMT
In this July 24, 2016, file photo, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho speaks to the media before the team's training session at the Olympic Sports Center Stadium in Beijing. A group of European media outlets on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, published Calls have been made for an investigation into Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho's financial affairs after claims millions of pounds was moved offshore to avoid tax.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:09:16 GMT
Mark Hughes saw his decision to stick with a winning Stoke team vindicated as they moved into the Premier League's top half with a 2-0 home win over Burnley. Beset by injuries and suspension last weekend, the Potters switched to a 3-4-3 system for the victory at Watford and Hughes persisted with the formation and personnel against the Clarets as first-half goals from Jonathan Walters and Marc Muniesa moved them ninth in the table.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 19:26:12 GMT
Tottenham striker Harry Kane finished off a special week in style by scoring a brace in Spurs' 5-0 victory over Swansea at White Hart Lane on Saturday. Kane, who signed a new five-and-a half year deal on Thursday, put the hosts ahead after they were awarded a soft penalty when Kyle Naughton brought down Dele Alli in the area.