Westbrook has always been a controversial figure for his all-out style of play. After failing to come close to a triple-double in his previous two games - he had no more than six rebounds and six assists in losses each of the Thunder's two losses to the Blazers and Jazz - this was quite a bounce-back game for the Thunder superstar.
Paceman Ishant Sharma trapped Jos Buttler lbw for five while Moeen, who resumed on 120, looked ill at ease against the short-pitched deliveries which he often fended awkwardly. But Dawson and Rashid were up for the challenge and the lack of bite in the pitch also helped their cause as they carried out a fix job. The home boy Ravichandran Ashwin began on a positive note, getting Ben Stokes to edge one behind to the wicketkeeper.
With the deficit almost wiped out before lunch, India marched past England's first innings total of 477 early in the second session, before taking a sizeable lead by tea . The visitors had no reviews left as Vijay got a life. Karun Nair, continued to score swiftly while Ravichandran Ashwin exhibited his craft with the bat.
In the eighth round, Hopkins landed on his head but complained of an ankle injury and was unable to continue.It was the first stoppage loss of his career. "But trust me, if it would've been the other way around, with no, if you were to call this a misfortune - that's why I call it, or a controversy, whatever".
Jazz center Rudy Gobert was a ideal 9-for-9 from the filed en route to scoring 21 points with 12 rebounds and three blocks in an ugly 82-73 win over the Memphis Grizzlies. "He was talking in the locker room about how gassed he was". We depend on Al to do those type of things. With that being said, it was the Celtics who'd score at the buzzer to end the half.
He has 3.5 sacks and 27 tackles. After posting his third 100-yard game of the season back in Week 12, wide receiver Terrelle Pryor put together an absolute dud against the Cincinnati Bengals last week. "I really don't worry too much about the numbers", Clay said. But the Browns were unable to keep pace Buffalo's knack for making big plays. Even Brandon Tate was able to get in on the success of the rushing attack on Sunday.
On Friday, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson announced during a radio interview that he would be returning to the field for the team's game against the Indianapolis Colts this Sunday. For whatever reason, they were unable to replicate any of the good things that brought them that victory. In his 14th season, Mathis got his 122nd sack and 51st forced fumble.
While Bayern failed to produce the fireworks that saw them thrash Wolfsburg 5-0 last time out, Costa's strike proved to be decisive and gave them a fifth straight victory across all competitions. Carlo Ancelotti needed a spark and opted to bring on Franck Ribery for Arturo Vidal in an attacking substitution. Thiago Alcantara backheeled a quick free-kick into Douglas Costa's path and the Brazilian global smashed an unstoppable shot-in off the crossbar from 30-yards to put Bayern in the lead.
Yeah, you guessed it, 15 yards further back was too far for kicker Brandon McLaren . "I do want to apologize to my team for that, because that was a selfish act", Atkinson said. A field goal by Jonathan Williams provided Grambling's other three points. The ensuing onside kick failed, and Grambling State won, 10-9. Follow along for live scores and updates from Grambling State vs.
Umesh Yadav finally ended the stodgy 8th-wicket partnership after 108 runs, getting the English leggie to chase nick a short wide delivery in the 146th over. Having faced criticism for laying out rank turners in the crushing series win over South Africa past year, the tracks for this home season against New Zealand and England, though giving assistance to spinners, have not been unplayable.
Even if I am 35, in my mind I am 20. Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice in Manchester United's 2-0 defeat of West Brom on Saturday. Ibrahimovic has 16 goals in all competitions for United this season but beyond that there is a big drop off, with Juan Mata and Paul Pogba with five each.
He admitted the replica he had been awarded had been broken. They didn't tell me how it got broken but just if I won just to hold it close to your body so it didn't fall over. "Actually, I've got a bone to pick with my wife (Kim) because about an hour ago she told me she'd voted for Nick Skelton . Not smart from her with Christmas coming up", he said.
McGregor's fame and global celebrity has reached new heights over the course of the last 12 months and his confirmation as the RTE's top sporting star of the year was rarely in doubt since the moment the nominations were announced. "Officially, I don't care what nobody says - I'm the two-weight champion and that's that". Make no mistake about the fact that Conor McGregor still considers himself the reigning UFC featherweight champion, in spite of what his employers might want you to accept.
Brisbane-bound Nadal announced that he had called former Spanish world No.1 Carlos Moya into his coaching team for next year. "I have a lot of trust and confidence that he will be able to continue winning important titles". "My body is doing well and I am able to practice for many hours per week". Toni Nadal said he did make the move to reach out to Moya once he became available.
According to The Daily Telegraph , McKinnon issued the NRL last week with a letter to instigate legal proceedings. The newspaper also reports Jordan McLean, the Storm player responsible for the tackle, is being "personally pursued". McKinnon was promised a job for life in the game by the then-NRL boss David Smith as he recovered from the spear tackle that resulted in the serious spinal injury.
Dr. Larry Nassar possessed " thousands of images of child pornography " between 2003 and 2016, according to a two-count indictment filed in MI. According to the indictment, Nassar received child pornography from 2003 through 2016 and possessed one or more computer files or disks that had thousands of images, including images of a person younger than age 12.
The Giants are not expected to lose a draft pick. The league is now probing McAdoo's use of a handheld radio device to relay plays to quarterback Eli Manning's helmet receiver in the fourth quarter of a 10-7 win over Dallas, two league sources have told NJ Advance Media.
Barca are second in the standings on 34 points, three behind Real Madrid who have played a game less due to their participation in the Club World Cup final, while Sevilla are third on 33. Alba got in on the act with a splendid driven effort into the bottom right corner before David Lopez pulled a goal back for the visitors with a composed finish.
The Chiefs then lost the game on Ryan Succop's 53-yard field goal as time expired. The reaction from Chiefs fans was much different, as you might expect. Still, the Chiefs got off to a hot start in the cold weather when Tyreek Hill faked like he was running an option play and took an inside handoff instead, running untouched 68 yards for a first-quarter touchdown.
Gabbert headlined the 49ers' seven inactive players for Sunday's game at the Atlanta Falcons . Coach Dan Quinn suggested that Jones will return in Week 16 when the Falcons travel to Charlotte to take on the Panthers, but for now Atlanta will have to make due with Mohamed Sanu, who also missed last week's game against the Rams due to a groin injury, and Taylor Gabriel, who has emerged as a legitimate playmaker for the team.
The second cut the deficit to 10-6 - NY had gotten a 47-yard field goal from Robbie Gould late in the second quarter. The game was expected to be a low-scoring affair, but the Giants sought to buck that narrative early, taking the opening kickoff and driving 75 yards on 10 plays.
The Lakers, who snapped an eight game losing streak on Friday at Philadelphia, led by as many as eight late in the first quarter and maintained the lead into the second period. "You don't get over losing Game 7", he said. Walton spent two seasons playing with the Cavs, who were rebuilding in 2011-13 after James left for Miami.
Their latest victory, at Selhurst Park and secured by Diego Costa's first-half header, ensured they equalled a club-record run set in 2009-10 under Carlo Ancelotti and surpassed another set in under Jose Mourinho 2005-06, widely considered Chelsea's greatest ever team.
The 25-year-old Colombia worldwide is believed to a target of Chelsea boss Antonio Conte ahead of the transfer window opening for business in a fortnight. "I am happy in Madrid, but I want to play more". And Rodriguez has now hinted that he could leave Madrid next month - and also confessed he has offers on the table.
Arsenal slipped to fourth, below Liverpool on goal difference, and will be cast further adrift of the leading pack if Jurgen Klopp's men win at Everton in Monday's Merseyside derby. The defense has been City's major weakness under Pep Guardiola, and the way it was opened by Arsenal for Walcott's goal was alarming. Sterling, deployed as a lone striker by Guardiola, came close to instantly cancelling out Walcott's goal when, stretching to meet Kevin De Bruyne's cross, he could only head wide ...
Guardiola dropped under-fire John Stones from his starting line-up, but City looked no more confident against a defensive Gunners set-up until Sane stroked in an equaliser just after half-time. Sterling scored the victor after 71 minutes, picking up Kevin de Bruyne's raking crossfield pass to cut inside on to his left foot and beat Petr Cech at the near post.
Pep Guardiola's side hadn't won at the Etihad Stadium in the Premier League since September 17 prior to Wednesday's game, but goals from Pablo Zabaleta and David Silva secured all three points for the hosts. A test of the team's character - as we will be told endlessly by TV pundits - and a real challenge for a weakened Arsenal back line. "Now, in this moment, he is maybe going to have more minutes than before".
London City airport reopens Sunday afternoon and, as with the other airports, advised passengers to contact their airline before leaving home. Passengers flying to and from Jersey are facing more disruption this morning, due to fog. Thousands of flights and trains have been cancelled, delayed or diverted because of heavy fog stretching across huge swathes of Britain. "With a reduced landing/take-off rate imposed, there will be delays and a small number of cancellations".
Manager Jose Mourinho has seen his side notch three victories on the trot in the Premier League, but this has not deterred his decision to reinforce his backline. But there are choices and you have to accept it. "I've improved my endurance a lot, but I know that if I improve it even more , I'll be able to progress".
The game will kick start on 07:00 PM at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Kochi . The venue has been like a fortress for the Kerala side though interestingly it is only the ATK, who have beaten Coppells side at home and the visiting side have every reason to believe that they can beat the home team tomorrow.
I know what it is like and it is not nice. We will keep it a secret where we go. Karius paid the price for recent blunders as he was replaced by Simon Mignolet in the starting line-up but Klopp said he fully expected the 23-year-old to bounce back.
He might have scored an impressive half-century on debut but a month ago when he was plying his trade at the Bangladesh Premier League, playing Test cricket for England never even crossed his mind, revealed Liam Dawson who led a lower-order resistance with an unbeaten 66 today.
December 17 (ANI): The government on Saturday appointed Anil Dhasmana as the chief of Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) and Rajiv Jain as the Director of Intelligence Bureau. He has served with the RAW in major desks including London, Frankfurt and Pakistan. Current IB chief Dineshwar Sharma too retires the same day. He was also the adviser to the previous NDA government's interlocutor on Kashmir, K C Pant, when the talks were initiated with separatist leaders like Shabbir Shah.
They will struggle to withstand a Chelsea team that has faced far sterner tests in their recent all-conquering run. Although the race was still tight after 16 games, with Chelsea sitting in first by just three points above Manchester City, underwhelming form in 2015 from the Sky Blues and Arsenal saw Mourinho seal his third Premier League title with weeks to spare.
On the ground, Gall would advance and work his way into multiple submission attempts, but Northcutt would survive a neck crank to get up and talk trash to Gall . With just four pro fights under his belt-all of them wins and all coming during the last 13 months-he remains impossibly young and ridiculously green by the UFC's usual standards.