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World Cup finals draw pots now known after completion of qualifying

The World Cup draw will take place in Moscow on December 1 this year. It was confirmed in September, by the Organising Committee for FIFA Competitions, that...


WADA finds Russian Federation 'non-compliant', Winter Olympics participation in doubt

The decision had been expected after Russian Federation refused to admit running a state-sponsored doping system, as detailed in an explosive report for WADA by...


Sixers, Robert Covington finalizing contract extension, sources confirms

Discussions on Covington's deal - including the ability to formalize the renegotiation on his 2017-18 salary and the new extension - became allowable on Wednesd...


NFL says Jerry Jones' actions are 'detrimental' to league

There has also been chatter amongst some owners about potentially taking the Cowboys franchise away from Jones, something he and son Stephen both dismissed in i...


Mariners Acquire Healy From Division Rival Athletics

With Nelson Cruz at designated hitter, and Kyle Seager at third base, Healy will likely spend most of his time at first base. In exchange for Healy, the A's...


Alex Iwobi reveals why he snubbed England to play for Nigeria

The Argentine Football Association said on its Twitter account that Aguero "had a blackout and was taken (to hospital) so routine examinations were made only as...


Manila: PM Modi attends 12th East Asia Summit

Speaking at the ASEAN-India Summit, Modi once again asserted that terrorism and extremism are the major challenge facing the region and said the time has come f...


Sublime Eriksen propels Denmark to World Cup

With their fierce north London rivals set to host Spurs on Saturday, Dier said: "It's great for Tottenham that Eriksen's continuing to excel". He recall...


Wiggins Responds To Result Of UK Anti-Doping Investigation

At times it has felt nothing less than a witch hunt. In the wake of a statement issued by UKAD on Wednesday saying that no anti-doping charges would be brou...


Luis Severino finishes third in 2017 AL Cy Young voting

He previously won in 2014. It is Kluber's second career Cy Young. Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Corey Kluber won the American League Cy Young Award f...


Philadelphia 76ers: The dramatic effect of Joel Embiid

The Philadelphia 76ers really wanted to win after losing two in a row. And both Rivers and Griffin had off shooting nights. The Clippers initially looked mo...


Ezekiel Elliott withdraws appeal, will serve suspension

However, the Second Circuit court did leave a small door open for Elliott to possibly continue his appeal. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday that Elliot...


Case Keenum to start for Vikings Sunday

The Vikings were 21st in my rankings and the Rams were 26th, which shows you what the heck I know. The Rams lost their remaining seven games after the switch. L...


Panthers-Saints game on December 3 flexed to later start time

Here's how his current deal breaks down. Although the Saints are in the midst of a stellar campaign, their veteran signal caller's future beyond the 2017 Nati...


Long Term Growth review of AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:AFSI)

Amtrust Financial Services's 50-day moving average is $13.17 and its 200-day moving average is $14.33. Amtrust Financial (NASDAQ: AFSI ) has a market cap of...


Jeff Long out as University of Arkansas athletics director

Long replaced legendary Arkansas athletics figure Frank Broyles in 2008. Long's $750,000 a year contract was set to continue through next summer. Long hired Bie...


Stone Temple Pilots Recruit Reality Show Contestant As New Singer

Earlier this year, before Bennington's death, the surviving members of the band announced that they were seeking a new singer and holding open auditions. Gutt...


Barbie's first hijab-wearing doll honours Olympic fencer

According to the Barbie-making company, in order to qualify, a woman should have broken boundaries, be an inspiration for women and, of course, played with Bar...


Heckingbottom leading contender for Sunderland

The solicitor is also expected to update fans on the status of ongoing talks to takeover the South Yorkshire club with a Chinese consortium seeking to buyout te...


Juventus Want to Sign Emre Can and Leon Goretzka

Goretzka is reportedly being monitored by Liverpool and Tottenham , but Barcelona are said to be prepared to pay a fee of €15m (£13.2m) to ensure he arrives ...