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Sports Nadal wins sixth title of the year
Author: 0 Nadal wins sixth title of the year

Unseeded French player Garcia continued her superb run of form of late as she comfortably overcame Halep, the Romanian who will be confirmed as the world number one for the first time tomorrow, in straight sets at the Olympic Green Tennis Center.

Author: 0 Vote for your best Liverpool-Manchester United goalkeeper

There had reportedly been problems with contact talks between the German and the club after Liverpool refused to include a release clause. Liverpool will officially unveil the Kenny Dalglish Stand when they play old rivals Manchester United at Anfield on October 14.

Sports Ballon d´Or nominees: Mertens, Suarez and Ramos join final 30
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Paris , Oct. 9 (IANS): Real Madrid defender Marcelo, midfielder Luka Modric and Paris Saint-Germain football club forward Neymar Jr were among the first five nominees for the Ballon d'Or announced on Monday. The post Checkout List Of 2017 Fifa Ballon D'or Winners appeared first on Ngyab . Ronaldo beat Messi to win the global award for the best footballer for a fourth time in 2016 and will compete with the likes of Luis Suarez, Gianluigi Buffon, Antoine Griezmann and Robert Lewandowski.

Sports Google Will Help Restore The Telephone System In Puerto Rico
Author: 0 Google Will Help Restore The Telephone System In Puerto Rico

It aims to temporarily re-establish Puerto Rico's cellular network - where 83 per cent of cell sites were still out of service Friday, according to FCC figures. "This is a temporary fix while we work on laying and splicing miles of fiber, but it will help our customers stay connected with family and friends", he said.

Sports Josh McCown Returns To Cleveland With Jets To Face Winless Browns
Author: 0 Josh McCown Returns To Cleveland With Jets To Face Winless Browns

And the Browns' pass-or-get-sacked percentage is nearly identical to their two-year norm - 64.3%. McCown won only one game as a starter in two seasons with Cleveland , and that came in Baltimore. I'm not here just to get players better. Sensing the potential of him becoming a dragee, Jackson switched to Kevin Hogan to start the second half. He completed a staggering 84.2% of his passes for two touchdowns.

Sports Paul Pogba Set To Be Out Until 2018
Author: 0 Paul Pogba Set To Be Out Until 2018

The Belgian FA expect the midfielder to miss around two weeks but United are set to carry out their own examinations at Carrington on Tuesday. Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini has been ruled out of his side's trip to Liverpool on Saturday with a knee injury.

Sports Penalised Nick Kyrgios says Rafael Nadal 'destroyed' him in China Open
Author: 0 Penalised Nick Kyrgios says Rafael Nadal 'destroyed' him in China Open

The two players were all set for a tight contest, as Kyrgios fended off five break points in his opening service game, however, the set soon unraveled to go the way of Nadal , who claimed it 6-2. The Australian, who has had notable clashes with authority over recent years which have resulted in him being fined for audible obscenities, racket smashing and unsportsmanlike conduct, insists he has struggled to focus for the minor events in which he plays.

Sports Brian Lewerke: Michigan State Still Fueled By
Author: 0 Brian Lewerke: Michigan State Still Fueled By "Little Brother"

The Washington State Cougars moved to 6-0 and became bowl eligible by beating the USC Trojans and Oregon Ducks over the last two weeks. "I think you can talk to Wilton about that, or the doctors", Harbaugh said. MI began its last drive with 34 seconds and no timeouts left and picked up 30 yards on the first snap on a 15-yard pass to Karan Higdon and a 15-yard penalty on Chris Frey for tackling him out of bounds.

Author: 0 Yelberton Abraham Tittle Jr., known as YA Tittle died at 90

Tittle, who was just two weeks away from his 91st birthday, spent 10 seasons with the 49ers from 1951 through 1960. Tittle led an offense that featured three future Hall of Fame running backs - Hugh McElhenny, Joe Perry and John Henry Johnson - in what was known as the "Million Dollar Backfield".

Sports US beat Ghana to top Group A
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Ten minutes later a clash of heads between US captain Josh Sargent and Black Starlets Abdul Yusif reduced Ghana to 10 men as both sides had already used all three subs and Yusif could not re-enter the match due to injury. Akinola slotted a neat finish past Ghana goalkeeper Danlad Ibrahim in the 75th minute to propel the Stars and Stripes to the top of the group after two straight victories.

Sports India to take on Colombia today
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Coach Luis Norton de Matos was not happy with the outcome of the opening game, and he would be hoping that his players put up a better show against the South American giants. India had been pegged back by a Juan Penaloza strike just after the second half but the way the crowd reacted changed the mood of the Indian team.

Sports Harry Kane and Kevin De Bruyne nominated for 2017 Ballon d'Or
Author: 0 Harry Kane and Kevin De Bruyne nominated for 2017 Ballon d'Or

France Football have started revealing the 30 finalists for the 2017 Ballon d'Or award, with names to be added to the prestigious shortlist over the course of the day. The award, which returned to France Football's jurisdiction a year ago for the first time since 2009 after the magazine's split with FIFA, is now held by Cristiano Ronaldo .

Sports Giroud makes final Puskas Award shortlist
Author: 0 Giroud makes final Puskas Award shortlist

The 31-year-old is up against teenager Deyna Castellanos and goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke for the "most attractive goal of the season" after his strike against Crystal Palace in January. While Giroud will be confident of winning the award, it wasn't even deemed the best goal of the month in England. The 31-year-old's effort has been shortlisted along with those by Venezuela's Deyna Castellanos and South African keeper Oscarine Masuluke .

Sports Celtic have 'no chance' against Bayern Munich - Berti Vogts
Author: 0 Celtic have 'no chance' against Bayern Munich - Berti Vogts

Ancelotti was sacked following a run of three games without a win, including the 3-0 Champions League debacle against Paris Saint-Germain and giving up a 2-0 lead twice. "I will not shy away from conflict", he said. "I want to form a team where everyone works for the other, with respect and togetherness in the forefront".

Author: 0 Cubs fan makes crazy one-handed catch on Rizzo's homer

The Nationals will counter with lefty Gio Gonzalez (15-9, 2.96). But on an unseasonably warm October night-game-time temperature was 82 degrees at first pitch-the ball kept carrying and carrying, and Zobrist kept going back further and further, until he finally reached the wall and put his glove up only to watch the ball land just out of his reach in a flowerbed in front of the seats.

Sports Emre Can nets first-ever Germany goal in standout showing against Azerbaijan
Author: 0 Emre Can nets first-ever Germany goal in standout showing against Azerbaijan

They thus bettered the achievement of Spain , who also finished with ten wins from ten in reaching the 2010 World Cup , albeit with a goal difference of +23. After that, the new-look side struggled for a long period to find any rhythm. "We had not played with such a lineup before", Loew said. "With Mustafi it seems that it is some muscle tear or some muscle fibre tear", Loew told reporters .

Sports Lithuania 0-1 England: Kane penalty earns England lacklustre victory
Author: 0 Lithuania 0-1 England: Kane penalty earns England lacklustre victory

Winks may not have put as much thought into the choice of attire as some supporters are suggesting, but they seem fitting for a player whose approach is very much to keep things simple in midfield. "I thought he played really well tonight". Most regard Kane as England's standout player - the only member of the squad who could claim to be nearing world-class.

Sports Sri Lanka in control despite late collapse
Author: 0 Sri Lanka in control despite late collapse

Wahab Riaz, who once looked extremely pathetic in first innings and lost his run-up consecutively for five times, turned the table this time by picking up three wickets. Sri Lanka ended day three on 34/5 and will continue batting on Monday at 15:30 local time or 11:30 GMT. He will also not appear in ODIs where Usman Shinwari has been named as his replacement.

Author: 0 Jimmie Johnson looks for 9th Career Charlotte Win

Busch arrived at Charlotte riding a wave of momentum. The damage to his car's crush panels had sent the temperature soaring in his Toyota. Perhaps Busch should have pulled in and packed it up. After the ensuing pit stops, Larson took the lead, with Truex second. He probably should have finished fourth or fifth without the pit error , but to be no better than a top-five auto at Dover and Charlotte should be an eye-opener.