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Sports Everton next manager: Marco Silva refuses to commit future to Watford
Author: 0 Everton next manager: Marco Silva refuses to commit future to Watford

With no replacement for the Dutchman since he was deposed three weeks ago, the Everton hierarchy have turned to Silva as a viable successor. He remarked: "I don't answer this question because I read many things during the week". Silva refused to douse any speculation after that one but insisted his future had barely been talked about by his players. 'I will say now what I will say tomorrow and on Sunday.

Sports British motorcyclist Daniel Hegarty dies after crashing in Macau Grand Prix
Author: 0 British motorcyclist Daniel Hegarty dies after crashing in Macau Grand Prix

Hegarty, from Nottingham, who was a regular at the Isle of Man TT, had tweeted on Friday: 'Positive Q2 jumped from 19th to 15th with much more competitive times. This is the second deadly accident at the Macau GP since 2012, after Luis Carreira of Portugal died on the same turn. Irwin, riding a PBM Ducati, had started from pole position but encountered mechanical problems in the early stages of the race.

Sports Sunderland lure Chris Coleman from Wales as new manager
Author: 0 Sunderland lure Chris Coleman from Wales as new manager

The new challenge facing Coleman will be to steer bottom-of-the-table Sunderland up the Championship and away from relegation danger, with his appointment expected to be confirmed by Sunday. "We wish Chris the very best of luck for the future as he returns to club management, a desire for which he has always been honest and open about".

Sports Manchester United lining up January bid for Chelsea's David Luiz
Author: 0 Manchester United lining up January bid for Chelsea's David Luiz

Antonio Conte was sporting some facial furniture at Friday's pre-match news conference, causing a stir among the reporters in attendance. Asked about his relationship with Luiz, Conte said: "I'm here to talk about the team before an important game against West Brom and not about a single player".

Sports Jeff Long no longer Razorback Athletic Director, interim appointed
Author: 0 Jeff Long no longer Razorback Athletic Director, interim appointed

That hasn't worked out, as Arkansas is just 4-6 this season and three games under.500 with Bielema at the controls. However, over the past year, Jeff has lost the support of many of our fans, alumni, key supporters, and members of the university leadership, support that I believe is critical in our pursuit of excellence.

Sports Rugby World Cup 2023 Announcement, 15 Nov
Author: 0 Rugby World Cup 2023 Announcement, 15 Nov

The tournament also comes a year before France hosts the 2024 Olympic Games . In the second round, France secured 24 votes to South Africa's 15. World Rugby publicly acknowledged receipt of that behind-the scenes letter on Friday, in order to consider the matter closed. Browne, who has been in his post since 1998 and been responsible for successfully guiding Irish rugby from the amateur era to the professional world, believes though the prize is still up for grabs.

Sports Liverpool defender Clyne faces another three months out
Author: 0 Liverpool defender Clyne faces another three months out

NATHANIEL CLYNE has undergone "successful" surgery on his back. but still faces around three months on the sidelines. Besides Clyne's long-term absence, the Reds are also running the rule over Sadio Mane who was forced to end his worldwide duty with Senegal early last week with a suspected hamstring problem.

Sports 49ers' Marquise Goodwin loses son due to pregnancy complications
Author: 0 49ers' Marquise Goodwin loses son due to pregnancy complications

Sunday after "some complications". Morgan Goodwin also posted on Instagram that she had to deliver her "precious baby boy early this morning due to pre-term labor". The couple had announced the pregnancy in September, posting a photo of them holding a sonogram image as they kissed. Goodwin is one of the fastest players in the National Football League, a great sprinter and member of the 2012 U.S.

Sports Arab teams in the World Cup For the first time in history
Author: 0 Arab teams in the World Cup For the first time in history

Morocco won 2-0 against Ivory Coast, securing their place in World Cup in Russian Federation next year. But it was the Moroccans who got the breakthrough when Nabil Dirar's cross evaded everyone and found its way it to the net. Despite needing only a point to qualify, the Atlas Lions weren't prepared to sit on a slender lead and doubled their advantage five minutes later when former Bayern Munich center back Medhi Benatia turned in a left wing corner.

Sports Sepp Blatter accused of Sexual Assault
Author: 0 Sepp Blatter accused of Sexual Assault

She reports the incident to have happened at the 2013 Ballon Dór awards. "I had Sepp Blatter grab my ass ", she told Portuguese newspaper Expressor. "After [the ceremony] I have not seen and have not been able to confront it", said the sport. Blatter dismissed Solo's claims, telling the Guardian newspaper that the allegation "is ridiculous".

Sports Goalless draw enough to secure Tunisia World Cup berth
Author: 0 Goalless draw enough to secure Tunisia World Cup berth

Group A leaders Tunisia welcomed Libya to Rades, a short distance from capital Tunis, knowing a loss could see them miss out if second-placed DR Congo beat Guinea elsewhere. Nabil Dirar eventually opened the scoring for the Lions of the Atlas on 25 minutes with a long range effort that found the bottom corner, 0-1. With second-place Democratic Republic of Congo netting twice in stoppage time to defeat Guinea 3-1 in Kinshasa, only one point separated the top two.

Sports Jimmer Fredette and Steph Marbury Get Into a Little Fight in China
Author: 0 Jimmer Fredette and Steph Marbury Get Into a Little Fight in China

This is perfection. It is everything you could have ever wanted from the Fredette-Marbury altercation you only dreamed of before now - Fredette getting scrappy and Marbury getting very, very real. He's averaging over 40 points per game this season and appears well on his way to repeating as the CBA's International MVP Award victor. Fredette, 28, was the No.

Sports Gymnast Aly Raisman says she was sexually abused
Author: 0 Gymnast Aly Raisman says she was sexually abused

Raisman is the second member of the USA women's gymnastics team to allege abuses by Nassar. Why not look at what about the culture? Raisman, who was also captain of the team for the 2012 Games in London, is the second member of the " Fierce Five" U.S.

Sports Ezekiel Elliott's Preliminary Injunction Denied, Suspension Back in Place
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott's Preliminary Injunction Denied, Suspension Back in Place

If the suspension extends beyond this Sunday, (as there is still more legal action pending in the courts) the second-year back would miss three pivotal divisional contests that are scheduled for the next six games. Dallas (5-3), on a three-game winning streak with significant contributions from Elliott, visits defending NFC champion Atlanta (4-4) on Sunday, the Associated Press notes.

Sports UCLA players arrested in China still waiting for official investigation
Author: 0 UCLA players arrested in China still waiting for official investigation

UCLA coach Steve Alford said Tuesday he will sit the three players for Saturday's game against Georgia Tech in Shanghai. According to the Bleacher Report , the players were released on bail Wednesday night and might serve the punishment at the Hyatt Regency Hangzhou, where the UCLA Bruins and their opponents, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, are residing for their stay in the country.

Sports Bucks acquire Bledsoe from Suns for Monroe, two picks
Author: 0 Bucks acquire Bledsoe from Suns for Monroe, two picks

Wojnarowski previously reported the Bucks wanted to add Bledsoe but were not willing to give up young, talented players like Malcolm Brogdon , Thon Maker or Jabari Parker , who should return from injury later this season. Over three seasons with the Bucks , he averaged 13.3 points, 7.6 rebounds and 2.2 assists over 165 games. The Suns will receive Milwaukee's second-round pick in 2018 if in the range of 48-60 overall.

Sports UCLA's LiAngelo Ball, two others released after arrest in China
Author: 0 UCLA's LiAngelo Ball, two others released after arrest in China

UCLA is on a trip to Asia to play Georgia Tech on Friday. LaVar Ball , whose oldest son Lonzo went to UCLA previous year and is now playing for the Lakers, is traveling with the Bruins in China. Police interviewed players from both teams before clearing three players from Georgia Tech, according to a statement released by the school. In his own statement, Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott said, "Whether in the United States or overseas, we expect our student-athletes to uphold the highest ...

Sports LSU stays ranked in College Football Playoff poll after loss at Alabama
Author: 0 LSU stays ranked in College Football Playoff poll after loss at Alabama

The Badgers pulled away late in a rout of Indiana. That's a possibility college football analyst Kirk Herbstreit discussed during the College Football Playoff rankings show on ESPN. 14 to No. 10. Holding steady at No. 5 is the Oklahoma Sooners (8-1). USC 12. Michigan State 13. TCU moved up from No. 8 to No. 6 thanks to losses by Ohio State and Penn State.

Sports Nadal's participation in Tour finals in the balance
Author: 0 Nadal's participation in Tour finals in the balance

He had won five consecutive French Open titles from 2010-14. Nadal will next face Pablo Cuevas in the last 16 on Thursday, after the unseeded Uruguayan edged out Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-7 (5/7), 7-6 (7/1), 6-2. "For me it's not about London, it's about the longer term". Victory in Sunday's final in Paris would see Nadal move clear of Novak Djokovic with a record 31st Masters crown.

Sports Axed David Luiz watches Chelsea win from stands
Author: 0 Axed David Luiz watches Chelsea win from stands

And with youngster Andreas Christensen having been preferred by Conte in defence, questions over Luiz's Blues future have arisen, although the boss was quick to play down any such suggestions. "Sometimes, I can make mistakes or sometimes I can do the best thing". When asked about his future, Conte said: "You talk about the future but every day you talk about mine".

Sports Avs get haul for Duchene in blockbuster trade
Author: 0 Avs get haul for Duchene in blockbuster trade

Matt Duchene makes his long-awaited exit from the Colorado Avalanche organization. The Avalanche and Senators announced the trades after Duchene was pulled out of Colorados game at the Islanders midway through the first period. "We feel this deal brings us some top prospects as well as some high draft picks as we continue to build for both the short and long-term future", Avalanche general manager Joe Sakic said in a statement.

Sports By the numbers: Panthers vs. Falcons
Author: 0 By the numbers: Panthers vs. Falcons

Newton was only 5-7 against his hometown team coming into this one, but he ran the ball beautifully (86 yards) and threw it just well enough to help make up for Jonathan Stewart's two lost fumbles in the first half. Atlanta LB Vic Beasley Jr. had one sack, pushing his total to 19.5 since 2016 for the second most in the NFC. The touchdown stood, giving Carolina a momentum-shifting lead as the teams headed into halftime.

Sports Son Heung-Min strikes as Tottenham squeeze past Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Son Heung-Min strikes as Tottenham squeeze past Crystal Palace

Injuries to Dele Alli , Toby Alderweireld , and captain/goalkeeper Hugo Lloris assured that confidence, and Palace delivered on the threat. Spurs weren't anywhere near their best in the game at Wembley after their Champions League exertions over Real Madrid during the week, but with two shots on target, they grabbed all three points with Son's goal.

Sports Michigan State holds on for rain-soaked win over Penn State
Author: 0 Michigan State holds on for rain-soaked win over Penn State

With a victory, Penn State would have tied the Buckeyes in the Big Ten East standings, and the Nittany Lions likely would have hopped them in the CFP polls. Lewerke faked two hand-offs before setting his feet and firing to the front corner of the end zone at Spartan Stadium. The senior has thrown a touchdown pass in 23 consecutive games, the second-longest active streak in the FBS behind Baker Mayfield of Oklahoma (32).