Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:41:15 GMT
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is growing in confidence in front of goal after his brace secured a 2-0 win over Reading in the EFL Cup. The 23-year-old has scored five goals in 12 appearances in all competitions this season and, despite only making three Premier League starts so far, Wenger is confident he will continue to make an impact for the club.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 07:38:20 GMT
Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs put on such a basketball show they sent the loyal Golden State fans to a rare early exit. What a strange sight at Oracle Arena for opening night and Kevin Durant's long-awaited Warriors debut.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:32:52 GMT
An unidentified baby wears a World Series onesie at the Cleveland Clinic's Fairview Hospital in Cleveland on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016. Newborn babies at the Cleveland hospital have joined the ranks of the Cleveland Indians' fans.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:05:44 GMT
Trevor Bayliss believes Ben Stokes is capable of becoming one of the greatest all-rounders ever after he guided England to a tense victory over Bangladesh in the first Test. Stokes fittingly took the final two wickets as England clinched a 22-run win in Chittagong on the final morning, having bailed out the tourists with both ball and bat as the Test unfolded.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:46:32 GMT
The release came Tuesday shortly after the player issued a statement insisting that he never hit his wife during a six-year period when he admits spousal abuse. "It is important to share that I never struck my wife, and never would," Brown said in a statement to ESPN's Adam Schefter.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:46:31 GMT
The 36-year-old was competing on the first evening of the London Six Day event at the Lee Valley VeloPark, his final event on British soil before his planned retirement next month. Wiggins, racing for the first time since early September's Tour of Britain, received a warm welcome from the crowd.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:20:14 GMT
Manchester United's Marcus Rashford dreams of continuing his remarkable year by netting against rivals Manchester City at Old Trafford. In eight months the 18-year-old has gone from relatively unknown academy prospect to become one of the most feted young players in world football and hero of the Stretford End.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 13:40:26 GMT
Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer says Manchester United should turn to Bastian Schweinsteiger to lift them out of their current dip in form. The former Bayern midfielder has not been considered by Jose Mourinho this season, but Neuer says the former Germany captain is just the man United need right now.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 11:29:20 GMT
So, before they raise that banner in Cleveland and the season finally begins Tuesday night, let's empty the notebook and go over 10 more things to know going into this NBA season: THE CHAMPS: The opportunity is there for Cleveland to get off to a fast start. The Cavaliers play 10 of their first 14 games at home, and the four road contests are all merely one-game trips.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 07:05:58 GMT
DENVER The Denver Broncos ruined Brock Osweiler's homecoming Monday night, incessantly hurrying, hitting and harassing their former teammate in a 27-9 win over his Houston Texans. Coach Gary Kubiak returned to the sideline following his second health scare in three years, and he had to like what he saw as the Broncos snapped a two-game skid in sending the overwhelmed Texans home at 4-3.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 03:03:23 GMT
Four-time Pro Bowler Arian Foster says he can no longer take the punishment an NFL running back endures, so he is retiring midway through an injury-plagued season with the Miami Dolphins. Foster, 30, tried to come back from a torn Achilles tendon, but was slowed this season by groin and hamstring injuries.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:02:52 GMT
Former Major League pitcher Curt Schilling is joining the Breitbart News Network as host of the conservative organization's first online radio show. The former Boston Red Sox World Series hero, who has said he's considering a challenge to Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, will start his two-hour call-in show on Tuesday at 9 a.m. ET.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:19:47 GMT
Down a break against Agnieszka Radwanska in the final set as she battled exhaustion, tennis star Svetlana Kuznetsova sat down in her chair Monday and took the extraordinary step of cutting off some of her hair. After chopping off a big chunk with a pair of scissors, it seemed as if a weight had been lifted.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:50:48 GMT
City, who began the season with 10 successive wins, have now gone five games without victory after being held to a 1-1 draw by Southampton at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday. Given that City remain top of the Premier League, albeit only on goal difference, it is hardly a crisis but the team are certainly experiencing a wobble.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:42:33 GMT
Juan Mata says Manchester United need to stay strong if they are to bounce back from the Chelsea humiliation and win Wednesday's derby against Manchester City. Sunday saw a six-match unbeaten run in all competitions come to a comprehensive end as Jose Mourinho, many of the United coaching staff and Mata endured a nightmare afternoon at their old stomping ground.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:48:05 GMT
Lewis Hamilton feared another engine failure would cost him what may yet turn out to be a crucial victory in America on Sunday. The world champion has reduced the deficit in the title race to Nico Rosberg by virtue of recording his 50th career victory in Sunday's United States Grand Prix.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:36:13 GMT
Stephen Hauschka needed only to make a 27-yard field goal to give the Seattle Seahawks an overtime victory over Arizona. Hauschka's kick was wide left with 7 seconds left after Catanzaro booted one off the left upright, and the game between two teams that have dominated the NFC West in recent years ended in a 6-6 tie Sunday night.