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Sports Former England skipper Rio Ferdinand to step into the ring
Author: 0 Former England skipper Rio Ferdinand to step into the ring

I have always had a passion for it and this challenge is the flawless opportunity to show people what's possible. Ferdinand is a regular pundit on the BBC and BT Sport and earlier this year, appeared in a documentary focusing on his life after his wife Rebecca died of cancer two years ago.

Author: 0 Conte Reveals How He's Going To Deal With Luiz's Suspension

The Blues have enjoyed a great turn in form since Conte opted to switch his team to a 3-4-3 formation around a year ago, as the west London side won the Premier League title in the Italian manager's first campaign in charge at the club.

Sports Antonio Gates scores record 112th touchdown for Los Angeles Chargers
Author: 0 Antonio Gates scores record 112th touchdown for Los Angeles Chargers

The score gave the Chargers a 17-10 lead over Miami midway through the first quarter, sparking cheers through an evenly divided crowd of turquoise and powder blue. Rivers and Gates have hooked up 85 times for touchdowns, tying Steve Young and Jerry Rice for the second-most all-time. He surpassed 900 career receptions earlier in Sunday's game and is just the 22nd player in National Football League history to reach that plateau.

Sports Barcelona confirm Dembele out for 3-4 months
Author: 0 Barcelona confirm Dembele out for 3-4 months

The France global tore part of a tendon in his left thigh during the 2-1 LaLiga victory at Getafe on Saturday. Barcelona released the following statement: "The player will have surgical treatment by Dr. Given he is unlikely to play again until 2018, Barca will have to find a way of keeping pace in La Liga and navigating the UEFA Champions League group stage without him.

Sports Josef Newgarden holds off Simon Pagenaud to win IndyCar title
Author: 0 Josef Newgarden holds off Simon Pagenaud to win IndyCar title

The teammates battled hard and raced wheel-to-wheel before Cindric reminded Newgarden he didn't need to win the race to win the championship. His strategy and Pagenaud's finally converged during the last sequence of stops. I worked too hard for those. I can barely lift my arms. I think we're in a good place right now, but we want to be in an unbelievable place. "We had good speed - we should have have won quite a few races and didn't and we crashed out of a few as well and those are all ...

Sports Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain needs time to adapt at Liverpool, says Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain needs time to adapt at Liverpool, says Jurgen Klopp

He accepts, however, the decision to start Danny Ward - his third different goalkeeper in as many matches - may raise some eyebrows. That is how it is but it is really good that he is here. "Already on the weekend he came on in a hard situation [ against Burnley ], there was pressure and we tried to do something without giving up too many opportunities".

Sports Emmy Winner Says One Award Won't Fix Hollywood's Inclusion Problem
Author: 0 Emmy Winner Says One Award Won't Fix Hollywood's Inclusion Problem

Some minority actors, including Ahmed, gathered together for a picture after the awards show concluded. The star-studded ceremony saw Ahmed make history by becoming the first Muslim man to pick up an Emmy after he bagged the Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie gong for his performance in The Night Of .

Sports Kryie Irving Sits Down With ESPN's First Take, Exquisitely Roasts Max Kellerman
Author: 0 Kryie Irving Sits Down With ESPN's First Take, Exquisitely Roasts Max Kellerman

On Monday, Irving appeared on ESPN's " First Take ", where he gave his most revealing interview since the blockbuster August deal that sent the 4-time All-Star to the Boston Celtics . "I have nothing but love for the times I've spent there", Irving said. Only four guys from last year's team that I played against in the Eastern Conference finals are returning.

Sports Manchester United 4-0 Everton: Recap, Highlights, Reactions
Author: 0 Manchester United 4-0 Everton: Recap, Highlights, Reactions

Mkhitaryan slotted home in the dying minutes (83rd) of the game and then Lukaku (89th) fired home against his former club before Martial's (90th) stoppage-time penalty wrapped up a comprehensive victory. In Mourinho's programme notes before Sunday's clash, he suggested that Everton's spending suggests that they should be targeting a top four finish this season, rather than just hovering outside the top six.

Sports All Blacks coach Hansen: We are not the finished article
Author: 0 All Blacks coach Hansen: We are not the finished article

Ofa Tu'ungafasi crashed over after a lineout for his first global try as New Zealand battered away at the lacklustre Springboks , whose humiliation was far from complete. A last-minute try from replacement hooker Codie Taylor, and a pinpoint conversion from Beauden Barrett , meant the All Blacks registered 57 for the second consecutive time against Allister Coetzee's side.

Sports Sindhu wins Korea Open
Author: 0 Sindhu wins Korea Open

And it seems with millions praying back home for Sindhu's win, the prayers paid dividends as she finally won a gold medal, something that had eluded her till date at world events. Okuhara then managed to save two match points. However, Sindhu was in no mood to let the game slip from her fingers as she tied the game again at 20-20 before winning the game 22-20.

Sports Major League Baseball reduces Willson Contreras' suspension to one game
Author: 0 Major League Baseball reduces Willson Contreras' suspension to one game

Both were tossed but the fear was that Contreras would be suspended after slamming his mask and it hit Baker. According to ESPN's Buster Olney , Contreras was also fined an unspecified amount for his actions. "We'll have the one game over with and move it on from there". After Lackey was ejected , Contreras continued to complain and was also quickly ejected.

Sports Chelsea held by Arsenal in Premier League in rare 0-0 draw
Author: 0 Chelsea held by Arsenal in Premier League in rare 0-0 draw

There was no fourth goal or third assist of the season here, but there was plenty of evidence to suggest Chelsea have replaced Diego Costa with a gem in the making. Conte introduced midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko in place of the former Barcelona forward at the break. Fabregas had been unable to track the runners from the Arsenal midfield and the switch benefitted Chelsea's defensive structure.

Sports Colin Kaepernick gets support from Jay Z and Chris Rock
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick gets support from Jay Z and Chris Rock

The Patriots' star quarterback is arguably the greatest at his position of all time. Kaepernick, 29, is now a free agent despite leading the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl back in 2012. He remains unsigned after opting out of his contract with the 49ers. Watch the entire interview between Brady and O'Donnell here . I want to dedicate this song to Dick Gregory ...

Sports NASCAR driver Ted Christopher dies aged 59 in CT plane crash
Author: 0 NASCAR driver Ted Christopher dies aged 59 in CT plane crash

Ted Christopher, a legend of Modified racing, passed away Saturday afternoon at the age of 59 in a plane crash in Guilford , Connecticut. The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed two people died when a light aircraft, a Mooney M20C, went down in the woods just before 2pm local time on Saturday.

Sports Cleveland Browns QB DeShone Kizer leaves game vs. Ravens with migraine
Author: 0 Cleveland Browns QB DeShone Kizer leaves game vs. Ravens with migraine

On Cleveland's second series, Kizer was looking for a receiver when sacked by Terrell Suggs . The offense continued to look stagnant as Kizer returned. He connected with David Njoku for a 23-yard touchdown pass. He threw an interception to the Baltimore Ravens' Tyus Bowser, allowing the Ravens to score a touchdown with no time left in the half.

Author: 0 Eagles use Bryce Treggs to prepare for Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill

Hunt's second TD came from two yards out with 2:14 to go and gave the Chiefs a 27-13 lead before the Chiefs held on despite a late Eagles' touchdown and recovery of an onside kick. Carson Wentz might be able to tap into that potential on Sunday against a Chiefs secondary that now has some question marks. Kansas City should also garner an edge from the extra rest and preparation time provided by a 10-day layoff.

Sports Panthers still up 6-0, but Bills haven't done anything
Author: 0 Panthers still up 6-0, but Bills haven't done anything

Carolina's defense allowed only three points for the second straight week, and Graham Gano converted three field goals as the Panthers held on to defeat the Buffalo Bills 9-3 on Sunday. While Olsen had a slow start to the season with only three receptions for 28 yards in the first two games before going down, he's had at least 77 receptions, 1,008 yards, and 3 touchdowns in each of the last three seasons.