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Oakland mayor advances 'framework' plan to keep Raiders

Oakland mayor advances 'framework' plan to keep Raiders

No details of the plan were released and neither the Raiders or the National Football League immediately commented on the mayor's announcement. The deal with with a group led by NFL Hall of Fame player Ronnie Lott must yet be approved by the city council, but even if the backing comes, it might not keep the Raiders from fleeing the San Francisco Bay Area.



Howzat! Record for de Grandhomme on Black Caps debut

He said it would give them huge confidence ahead of the second and final test in Hamilton , starting on Friday, where Pakistan will be without veteran skipper Misbah-ul-Haq, who has flown home after the death of his father-in-law. "Jeet came into global cricket and it looked like he'd been there for years", Williamson said. He was very calm and stuck to the game plan and reaped the rewards.



Boston Red Sox Mookie Betts Should Have Been The MVP

The 25-year-old has finished first or second in the MVP race for five consecutive seasons. While the Angels finished fourth in the AL West, Trout was his usual brilliant self. Trout was the runner-up to Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera in 2012 and 2013, then a unanimous choice for the 2014 award only to finish second again previous year to Toronto third baseman Josh Donaldson .



Klopp Rues Not Signing Mané For Dortmund

Southampton have been boosted by the news that Fraser Forster has been passed fit after recovering from a knock sustained during the worldwide break but Dustin Tadic is a doubt after breaking his nose earlier this week. My initial instinct tells me Liverpool win 1-0 but, as our last clean-sheet-win was two months ago, I think Klopp's men will push hard to outscore the opponent.



Final PGA Tour event goes another day in 4-man playoff

Blayne Barber , Henrik Norlander and Camilo Villegas narrowly missed their par putts to extend the playoff. Unbelievably, Horschel missed his tiddler so the remaining four headed back to the tee knowing that if they didn't find a victor this time then they would be heading home as darkness began to fall.



Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem Open ATP Finals

His net play was a feature of the set, the fifth seed winning seven points with volleys. "My overall aim now is on how much I can achieve". Prior to the frosty exchange, the reigning World Tour Finals champion had reflected on his triumph over Thiem.