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Sports Cubs' Arrieta to miss final regular-season start
Author: 0 Cubs' Arrieta to miss final regular-season start

At this point, Maddon said the Cubs feel confident Arrieta will be able to pitch in the NLDS. Games 3 and 4 of the series are set for October 9 and 10 at Wrigley Field, and Arrieta will likely get one of those starts. He worked five innings September 21 at Milwaukee. They have options to get by without Arrieta, but boy, it would sure be nice to have him out there for the NLCS and on, should the Cubs get that far again.

Sports Man City confirms Mendy has ruptured knee ligament
Author: 0 Man City confirms Mendy has ruptured knee ligament

Mendy underwent initial tests in Manchester earlier in the week before travelling to Barcelona for further testing, City confirmed the injury on Thursday but it is not known how long the Frenchman will be out for as he is expected to undergo surgery in Catalonia on Friday.

Sports Pochettino: In-form Kane can be even better
Author: 0 Pochettino: In-form Kane can be even better

Tottenham skipper Hugo Lloris has hailed the form of teammate Harry Kane . But while the comparison of Kane with that trio may be slightly early, the player himself revealed this week that he uses Ronaldo and Messi as motivation to become the best player in the world.

Sports India Lose Their Number 1 Position In The Latest ICC ODI Rankings
Author: 0 India Lose Their Number 1 Position In The Latest ICC ODI Rankings

He was backed up by Aaron Finch in a 231-stand which was a record at the M Chinnaswamy. Australia rode on an all-round show, with openers Aaron Finch and David Warner starring with the bat along side pacer Kane Richardson's three-wicket haul to clinch their first victory in the series.

Sports OJ Simpson's Prison Release Date Is Almost Here
Author: 0 OJ Simpson's Prison Release Date Is Almost Here

More than 20 years ago, Simpson was found not guilty of murdering his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend, Ron Goldman , in Los Angeles in 1994. Simpson's youngest children, Sydney and Justin, live in the Tampa Bay area. The former National Football League star, actor, and TV personality will become one of the 4.6 million people in the United States under "community supervision", bound by multiple restrictions placed on people who had been convicted of a crime-but he will have ...

Sports Chelsea vs. Manchester City 2017 live stream
Author: 0 Chelsea vs. Manchester City 2017 live stream

With all the components of the team - defense, midfield, and attack shining in unison, they will take some stopping! He can score, fights like the humblest guy around - I'm so happy for him. City have been in stunning form since the start of the season, but Hazard believes beating Atletico - Champions League finalists in two of the past four seasons - shows Chelsea can compete with anyone.

Sports Mourinho: Rampant Manchester United can still do better
Author: 0 Mourinho: Rampant Manchester United can still do better

So, Man. United will be the victor of this match (3-0) as our prediction. The match leaves Palace on an unbeaten run of eight straight games in the league stretching back to last season, with the south London side failing to score in the top flight all season.

Sports Alli banned for 1 international match for obscene gesture
Author: 0 Alli banned for 1 international match for obscene gesture

England boss Gareth Southgate corroborated Alli's version of events immediately after the match, but admitted on Thursday that he ran the risk of appearing "a shambles" if the Spurs man has to miss out. On Delph's return to the squad, Southgate explained: "Fabian was a very important player for Roy [Hodgson] at one point". "Old people make mistakes, so young people will do".

Sports Bayern Munich sack Italian coach Ancelotti
Author: 0 Bayern Munich sack Italian coach Ancelotti

Milan could face competition for Ancelotti's signature, however, with another source claiming that a big money offer has already been put to Ancelotti from a Chinese Super League club less than 24 hours after he was sent packing by Bayern Munich .

Sports Europa League 2017/18: BATE Borisov 2-4 Arsenal, Player Ratings
Author: 0 Europa League 2017/18: BATE Borisov 2-4 Arsenal, Player Ratings

Theo Walcott scored twice as Arsenal eased to a 4-2 victory over BATE Borisov in their Europa League group stage clash in Belarus this evening. With the score locked at 3-1, Arsenal made an instant impact after the second half. In the 48th minute, referee Daniel Stefanski awarded Arsenal a soft penalty - apparently for a shirt pull on Mustafi from Stanislav Dragun, for which he was yellow carded.

Sports Horror run out ruins South Africa's impressive start
Author: 0 Horror run out ruins South Africa's impressive start

Elgar said on Monday he thought the 22-year-old, who has a first class average of 44.33 and was recently appointed captain of his provincial team, was a special player. Perera's wicket was nearly the 70000th wicket to fall in Tests as the Sri Lankan all-rounder was adjudged lbw but the decision was overturned on both the occasions before Amla's eventual departure.

Sports Danny Murphy says Harry Kane is exceptional
Author: 0 Danny Murphy says Harry Kane is exceptional

Tottenham take on Huddersfield in gameweek 7. This will be the first Premier League meeting between the two sides. The selection would have seen punters profit from four of Spurs' last six wins and the 11/10 (2 .10) quote could be worthy of support once again ahead of Saturday's showdown.

Sports Ukip's lion logo called out for Premier League similarities
Author: 0 Ukip's lion logo called out for Premier League similarities

When he spotted the new logo Match of the Day host Lineker tweeted an "eyes rolling" emoji and the message: 'The @premierleague will be thrilled'. Concerns that Ukip's new leader, to be announced shortly after 5pm on Friday, may not like the new logo were dismissed. Seven candidates were hoping to replace Paul Nuttall after a disastrous eight months at the helm.

Sports Theo Walcott scores twice during Europa League clash
Author: 0 Theo Walcott scores twice during Europa League clash

Mirko Ivanic and Mikhail scored for BATE, the Belarus champion. And from the resulting corner, the ball fell to Holding who saw his swing at goal rebound back off the post. The Frenchman slotted calmly from the penalty spot after Stanislaw Drahun was deemed to have pulled back Shkodran Mustafi . Giroud is stuck on 99 goals for Arsenal .

Sports Presidents Cup: Meet the worldwide team
Author: 0 Presidents Cup: Meet the worldwide team

There are countless stories of players who have had to snap themselves out of a numb state to pull it together on the first tee of a huge team competition. The Statue of Liberty is seen from the 10th hole prior to the start of the Presidents Cup at Liberty National Golf Club in Jersey City, New Jersey .

Author: 0 Manchester United travel to Moscow without Marouane Fellaini

With two of his star players sidelined, we're expecting Jose Mourinho to name a makeshift midfield and play in a 4-2-3-1 formation. CSKA Moscow enjoyed a flawless start to the new Champions League campaign as they defeated Benfica on the road and they now have an opportunity to make another important step towards the next stage.

Sports Ireland, France and South Africa pitch for 2023 World Cup
Author: 0 Ireland, France and South Africa pitch for 2023 World Cup

That, ladies and gentlemen, is D-Day in the contest of Ireland vs France vs South Africa . While French president Emmanuel Macron was "too busy" to attend, Ireland's Taoiseach Leo Varadkar was in London and underlined the fact by saying: "I wouldn't have missed this for the world".

Sports Being Injured isn't Going So Badly For Paul Pogba
Author: 0 Being Injured isn't Going So Badly For Paul Pogba

Pogba limped out of United's opening Champions League game against Basel earlier this month as his long-running hamstring problems reoccurred, with some reports suggesting the damage is bad enough to rule the France global out of action for the rest of 2017.

Sports Aaron Judge Hits 2 More Homers to Break Mark McGwire's Rookie Record
Author: 0 Aaron Judge Hits 2 More Homers to Break Mark McGwire's Rookie Record

The visitors took the first game 9-2, but batter Travis d'Arnaud hit his side's 219th homer of the season in the eighth as the Mets edged the second game 3-2. Holliday drove in New York's final run with a sacrifice fly. Judge struggled for weeks, though, to start the second half, but he has turned it around in the past month, which has vaulted his name back into American League MVP contention.