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Berdych's World Tour Finals chances ended by back injury

Thursday  18:21,   19 october 2017
Omnisport

Having struggled with back pain in recent months, Tomas Berdych has opted to curtail his season before the ATP World Tour Finals.Tomas Berdych's chances of featuring at the ATP World Tour Finals have been scuppered by a persistent back[...]

Redskins RB Chris Thompson says he won't let family go to Eagles game

Thursday  18:20,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

Thompson said he doesn't want his family to attend Monday night's game because Eagles fans are too rowdy and harsh.That's because the running back has asked his family not to attend the game at Lincoln Financial Field due to the hostile[...]

Jeremy Lin injury update: Nets guard out for season with ruptured patella tendon

Thursday  18:20,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

Lin, 29, displayed considerable emotion after he landed awkwardly and crumbled to the floor in the Nets' season-opening loss Wednesday.Lin, 29, displayed considerable emotion after he landed awkwardly and crumbled to the floor in the Nets'[...]

Lukaku's conversation with Mile Svilar revealed

Thursday  16:54,   19 october 2017
Read Sport

Manchester United defeated Benfica 1-0 after an error from teenage goalkeeper Mile Svilar, who was almost in tears at the full-time whistle. The Red Devils’ players went to console the youngster, but what was exactly said to him? Fellow Belgian[...]

Jaap Stam confirms Reading interest in James Wilson

Thursday  16:53,   19 october 2017
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Reading manager and ex-Manchester United defender Jaap Stam has confirmed that the Championship club were interested in securing the signature of Manchester United forward James Wilson in the summer and are weighing up a move for him in January,[...]

Blues visit Avalanche team already looking to shake things up

Thursday  16:53,   19 october 2017
FOXSports

St. Louis Blues-Colorado Avalanche previewDENVER — The Colorado Avalanche left Pepsi Center on Friday with a 4-1-0 record and feeling good about their[...]

49ers LBs Reuben Foster, Ray-Ray Armstrong escape attempted robbery

Thursday  16:53,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

The incident occurred just hours after the 49ers returned home from a road loss to the Redskins in Week 6. [...]

Euro Papers: Vidal to Inter?

Thursday  16:08,   19 october 2017
Sky Sports

Inter Milan want to sign Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal, plus more from Thursday's European press.The summer transfer window may have closed for clubs across Europe but they are already making moves ahead of[...]

Benzema 'very happy' at Real Madrid amid Arsenal rumours

Thursday  16:08,   19 october 2017
Goal.com

The France international's representative has responded to reports suggesting that the Gunners will rekindle their interest in the striker in JanuaryKarim Benzema has no desire to leave Real Madrid despite reports of an offer from Arsenal,[...]

Brighton boss Hughton feels 'unacceptable' behaviour remains in football

Thursday  16:08,   19 october 2017
Goal.com

Chris Hughton has given his view on the tolerance of offensive behaviour in football in light of a rather embarrassing week for the FA.Brighton and Hove Albion boss Chris Hughton feels there is still an "unacceptable" level of offensive behaviour in [...]

Patrick Roberts believes Celtic can compete at elite level

Thursday  16:07,   19 october 2017
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Celtic’s on-loan winger Patrick Roberts believes that the Scottish champions can compete with the top European clubs following their 3-0 defeat against German Bundesliga winners Bayern Munich, according to a report on BBC Sport. Brendan Rodgers’[...]

Stubbs believes John McGinn is ideal replacement for Brown

Thursday  16:07,   19 october 2017
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Former Celtic defender Alan Stubbs believes that Hibernian midfielder John McGinn is the perfect replacement for veteran Celtic midfielder Scott Brown, according to a report on the Daily Record. The young Scotland international is a huge Celtic fan[...]

Kyrgios troubled by injury again

Thursday  16:07,   19 october 2017
Sky Sports

Nick Kyrgios was again troubled by injury as he crashed out of the European Open to Ruben Bemelmans. The third seed, who was given a bye in the first round in Antwerp, was playing his first singles match since being fined for his latest[...]

Ezekiel Elliott, NFL have discussed face-saving settlement, report says

Thursday  16:07,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

There reportedly has been "dialogue behind the scenes … after each court ruling along the way" in the long-running legal dispute.One of the Morning News' sources asserts that there has been "dialogue behind the scenes … after each court[...]

MLB playoffs: Optimism abounds for Dodgers, Cubs heading into NLCS Game 5

Thursday  16:06,   19 october 2017
Sporting News

LA and Chicago are feeling good about themselves prior to Thursday's NLCS matchup at Wrigley Field. The Dodgers will have their ace on the mound; the Cubs are just glad they're still playing.And after a unique game at Wrigley Field on[...]