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TV ratings way up for Thursday night game between 49ers and Rams

TV ratings way up for Thursday night game between 49ers and Rams

Todd Gurley punched it in on the first play and the Rams had a 7-0 lead. The Rams traded blows with the 49ers, who have their own offensive guru in Shanahan, and we had a tight, high-scoring and thrilling game into the fourth quarter.


West Ham vs Tottenham: 3 key battles to end the Hammers hoodoo

West Ham vs Tottenham: 3 key battles to end the Hammers hoodoo

Spurs are finding out the hard way how tough the move to new digs can be as they seek an elusive first win in the Premier League at their temporary "home" of Wembley while White Hart Lane is redeveloped. If we repeat everything - because against them you need a complete performance - then we have a chance'. He's a fighter. He's very strong in the air and I think he fits the game that West Ham wants to play.


Todd Frazier was completely fooled by Blue Jays hidden ball trick

Todd Frazier was completely fooled by Blue Jays hidden ball trick

Tanaka gave up three homers on the night and now has five starts with at least seven runs allowed this season. The lead didn't last very long, as the Blue Jays responded rather quickly. And so the Yankees may be on the hook for Tanaka at $67 million over the next three years if he opts in, hoping he can somehow be more serviceable going forward.



Zinedine Zidane not concerned by Real Madrid's rocky start

When asked on Friday about the possibility of coaching against his son's team, Zinedine Zidane said, "I hope he doesn't score". In the space of just five games Real Madrid have gone from red hot La Liga title favourites to trailing rivals Barcelona by seven points ahead of today's trip to Alaves .



Pep Guardiola praises Sergio Aguero for adopting total foootball philosophy

Another three goals against bottom club Palace would make the record Aguero's outright, but even if he does not manage that on Saturday, Guardiola is certain that it is only a matter of time. The City manager said: "I always encourage my players to fight for the recognition of his team-mates". "After the first few matches it does seem like they now have a squad capable of winning the league", said Scholes here on the sidelines of Premier Futsal.


Kerber stunned by Pavlyuchenkova in Tokyo

Kerber stunned by Pavlyuchenkova in Tokyo

When asked about her upcoming match against Wozniacki , Muguruza said she expected it to be a hard one but promised to be "ready and give everything again". "No matter what ranking I am or Caroline is, in this type of match it doesn't matter because it's always going to be hard", Muguruza said. "But at the same time, I always fight to the last point".