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Shaun Marsh could miss first Ashes Test

Shaun Marsh could miss first Ashes Test

He's just had a hit ... he's very confident, and he says he's good to go", said Smith. Soon after Smith's press conference, Australia confirmed that Maxwell would be brought in as cover. "He's improved a fair bit over the last 24 hours and hopefully he can keep improving and be 100 percent". Guys have injuries now and then. "These sort of things tend to crop up before a big series but I don't think we need to change our plans on anything".


Bills Name Tyrod Taylor Starting Quarterback vs. Chiefs Over Nathan Peterman

Bills Name Tyrod Taylor Starting Quarterback vs. Chiefs Over Nathan Peterman

Taylor, who is 20-18 in 2½ seasons in Buffalo, was benched after going 9 of 18 for 56 yards through 55 minutes in a 47-10 loss to the New Orleans Saints on November 12. Nathan Peterman's tenure as the Buffalo Bills' starting quarterback didn't last very long. Nevertheless, Taylor is back into the starting lineup.


Trump rips NFL after report on new national anthem policy

Trump rips NFL after report on new national anthem policy

Trump ignited a feud with the league in September, after he called for coaches and team owners to fire players who took a knee during the national anthem, which he said was disrespectful to the country. When will the highly paid Commissioner finally get tough and smart? They said they did not know at this point exactly how many owners would favor such an approach, and they cautioned that there have been no detailed discussions yet about leaving teams and players in the locker room for the ...


No unanimity among IPL franchises over retention policy

No unanimity among IPL franchises over retention policy

Delhi Daredevils owner GM Rao, Mumbai Indians' Akash Ambani, Kolkata Knight Riders' Shah Rukh Khan and Jay Mehta, Kings XI Punjab's Mohit Burman and Ness Wadia were present. One franchise wants five players and two franchises want anywhere between five and seven players retained. Other issues like imposing a salary cap on the players and how many teams will play in the 11th edition of the IPL were also discussed.


Vikings shut down Rams' vaunted offense with impressive defensive showing

Vikings shut down Rams' vaunted offense with impressive defensive showing

That pushed the game into Goff's hands, which the Vikings wanted. The Vikings controlled the clock with a 37:22-22:38 time of possession advantage and they drove the ball consistently, with touchdown drives of 71 and 93 yards in the second half and a pair of 11-play and a pair of 12-play series during the game.


Ball boy sparks brawl that mars Australian football cup final

Ball boy sparks brawl that mars Australian football cup final

Sydney's Brazilian striker Bobo scored what turned out to be the victor after 111 minutes, but there was time for some late drama to overshadow the enthralling affair after Adelaide United's Michael Marrone pushed over a ball boy who seemed determined to try and waste a few precious seconds for the home side.