And life isn't hard when Rohit is at the other end. The centurion for West Indies , Shimron Hetmeyer, thought his team had a defendable score after getting to 322 in their allotted fifty overs. During his knock of 152 runs off 117 balls, Rohit overhauled Indian batting legend Sachin and beleaguered Aussie cricketer David Warner to score most 150-plus scores in ODIs.
And they said I was insane. And that was the blueprint against the Buckeyes' big-play passing offense, to force the Buckeyes into modest gains, then put a hard cap on those gains. Until today, the Big Ten's best chance to get two teams in would have been MI winning out and winning the Big Ten. Blough went 25 of 43 with 378 yards and sealed the victory with a 43-yard pass to Rondale Moore with 3:37 to play.
If Boston goes on to win the World Series, there needs to be a movie about Brasier's breakout year. The Astros thought Verlander had Martinez struck out on the previous pitch, a slider that appeared to catch the bottom outside corner but was called a ball.
And if there's one player who isn't panicked after one guy, It's LeBron James . Josh Hart added 20 points for the Lakers. Playing in Portland has really never worked out for the Lakers. With LeBron James on their team that will likely be the case seeing how he was able to take a Cavaliers team with nearly nothing all the way to the NBA Finals last season.
NumberFire's models now project Hayward to average 18.6 points, 5.1 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 1.0 steals, and 1.9 3-pointers per game this season. That doesn't mean this team can't still earn the top seed in the East. Key Additions: Robert Williams (rookie, Texas A&M). "At the same time , I've been so hyped up to play. but you gotta just keep shooting". Boston's projected to win 58 games this season, and with that comes great expectations.
Abbas became 15th Pakistan bowler to take a 10-wicket match haul in Test cricket. Khawaja, who batted for nearly nine hours in Dubai last week to earn Australia a draw in the first Test, may need to undergo surgery on his meniscus tear and could be sidelined for eight weeks.
What it is exactly is not too important. Warming to his theme, Klopp added: "Do we want to have opera every night or every two months?" 'Hopefully I won't give him one tomorrow'. That's it, pretty much'. Huddersfield boss David Wagner , however, believes Klopp, an extremely close friend of his and teammate at Mainz in their playing days, may be overplaying Liverpool's injury problems.
His Old Trafford experience nosedived with Mourinho's appointment two years later, as he was consistently singled out as underperforming. "I am delighted that we are keeping such a talented young English player with a bright future ahead of him".
He issued one walk and struck out eight. "It's just a classic case of he executed a lot of pitches", Counsell said. LA has by no means been underperforming - previously unheralded Chris Taylor has been a surprising star of the series, with five hits in the first two games and four scored runs total.
Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali has been involved in one of the most freaky dismissals in Test match history after being run out while chatting mid-pitch to his partner. The brain fade made Labuschagne's mistake on day two look tame in comparison. "It was just one of those things, just a lapse of concentration for a second, and before you know it you're back in the sheds".
After starter Gio Gonzalez went two innings, nicked by Machado's home run, Woodruff entered in the top of the third. Cody Bellinger got Los Angeles on the board with an RBI single in the seventh, chasing Corbin Burnes and stopping an 0-for-15 slide in the playoffs that landed him on the bench at the start of the game.
Astros slugger Alex Bregman trolled Red Sox Game 3 starter Nathan Eovaldi on Instagram Monday, but the incident raised an interesting question: Can you troll someone on social media, when that person doesn't have social media? Both teams' starters labored in the early innings.
Federer said that two stern encounters had set him up nicely for Nishikori on Friday. "So you see, two sets sometimes doesn't tell the truth". The 37-year-old Federer was forced to battle through the first two matches of his title defence, first to Daniil Medvedev and then Roberto Bautista Agut.
But the end result was still pretty sweet, as these are the types of games - with just one punt between the teams and a tense finish in which clutch plays needed to be made down the stretch - that build championship mettle. The Patriots then scored off a Brady rushing touchdown to take back a 37-33 lead. Edelman recently rejoined the Patriots after serving a four-game suspension, and with Gordon quickly rounding himself into form, the AFC juggernaut may be as risky as ever heading into the ...
Djokovic won a record fourth Shanghai Masters title with a 6-3 6-4 win over 13th-seeded Borna Coric on Sunday. I think it was a really good week for me, from basically me thinking on Monday morning I'm going to fly out on Monday evening after my first match [against Stan Wawrinka] to playing my first Masters 1000 final.
NY mounted a last-ditch rally against wild closer Craig Kimbrel, scoring twice in the ninth inning. The Red Sox are looking to win their 12th American League pennant. Sabathia was clearly frustrated with several of Hernandez's calls early, and let that be known after the game, firing a ruthless shot right at the veteran umpire.
Mourinho was reportedly set to be sacked regardless of last week's result against Newcastle United but those rumours were dismissed by the Red Devils prior to their stunning 3-2 comeback in Manchester. "As a leader you can talk on the pitch but I've seen leaders who didn't necessarily talk", the midfielder submitted. But the Manchester United striker made amends with the 84th- minute victor at the end of a flowing move which involved captain Eden Hazard and a deft pass from Dries ...
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the 14-man squad for the first two ODIs. Captain Virat Kohli , who was rested for the Asia Cup last month, returns to lead the side. The extent of Thakur's injury and his further participation in the match is yet to be ascertained. "That's the reason why we have included Khaleel, Shardul [Thakur] and Shami in this squad now", he said.
It's dot-connecting season in the NFL. However, a recent report indicates that they are not planning to pursue a trade for the Steelers' disgruntled star. McCoy was of course drafted by the Eagles in 2009, and spent his first six National Football League seasons there. Players at that position now without a contract include Mike Gillislee, Orleans Darkwa, Terrance West and Christine Michael.
The German is looking to bolster his midfield, and would likely prefer a cut-price move for Ramsey over an expensive deal for Lyon's Nabil Fekir, who came close to joining the club this summer. Arsenal's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (R) celebrates with Arsenal's French striker Alexandre Lacazette (L) after scoring the team's fourth goal during the English Premier League football match between Fulham and Arsenal at Craven Cottage in London on October 7, 2018.
Real Madrid and Wales forward Gareth Bale and Manchester City's Belgium midfielder Kevin De Bruyne were among the first 15 nominees for the Ballon d'Or award announced on Monday. "I tease him often - I ask him how he manages to score so many goals". In another first, the best under-21 player will receive the Kopa Trophy. Afterwards, there are votes, opinions, different judgements.
Catcher Gary Sanchez dropped a pitch on a stolen base that set up Boston's first run. Every starter had at least one hit for the Red Sox , who piled up 18 in all. NY is 8-3 in its last 11 home games versus the Red Sox. And everything else went Boston's way all night, so why not this? This was the first playoff meeting between the clubs since then, and the Red Sox once again made themselves right at home in the Bronx.
A potential SEC Championship Game for Alabama may come against Georgia , which is listed at 6-1 to win the national title. "I thought the story of the night was big plays", Morris said. The margin grew to 21-0 before Arkansas (1-5, 0-3) got on the scoreboard. He is now 76-of-102 for 1,495 yards and has no interceptions on the year, and he has yet to play in a fourth quarter.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Carolina needed to get through the first four games with no worse than a 3-1 record to be a legitimate playoff contender and keep pace with the New Orleans Saints in the NFC South with consecutive road games against Washington and Philadelphia coming up.
The outcome was stripped of all mystery, but history was put in play when Holt hit a ground-rule double in the eighth inning, leaving him a homer shy of his second-career cycle. Hernandez's troubles started in the second inning, when Didi Gregorius bunted with Giancarlo Stanton on first and the umpire ruled Gregorius beat the throw from pitcher Nathan Eovaldi .
Brees will go down as one of the best quarterbacks EVER to play the game. It was expected that Drew Brees would pass Peyton Manning for the all-time passing yards record on Monday night in New Orleans , but the way that it happened was pretty special.
The two unbeaten sides are now on the same 20-point mark as Chelsea , which coasted to a 3-0 win at Southampton earlier in the day. Sterling has started the season superbly and has four goals and two assists in six Premier League games, the 23-year-old is playing some of the best football of his career and don't be surprised if he scored against his former club.
Rodgers and coach Mike McCarthy were in the camp that stuck by Crosby during his rough 2012 season in which he suffered his lowest field goal percentage of his career. Dak Prescott and Dallas's offense bested QB Matthew Stafford and the Lions by just two points last weekend after Detroit made a 14-point comeback attempt in the fourth quarter.
I thought that was how it was going to be being that they were so strong at the previous two races. Vettel was able to claw his way through to finish in sixth place as his main title rival took the top step of the podium. That's probably the end of his championship". "For me it's risky at this type of speed", said Leclerc. "We had a lot of downforce on the auto so I knew we'd stay close enough".
Emery has solved that problem by playing Lacazette as his central striker in recent weeks and using Aubameyang in a wider role. The fear had been that after the arduous trip for Thursday night's Europa League tie in Azerbaijan, Arsenal would be exhausted or at least suffer from that mysterious malaise induced by the competition.
Sometimes we'll see a rumor that's ridiculous and others agree so we don't comment, but one is starting to make waves and we had to put a stop to it. The pay-per-view (PPV) may just be the biggest in MMA history. Those of you that have been to many events, you've never seen this many metro police officers in the building. "This isn't how we act". UFC president Dana White implemented a later start time when Michael Bisping fought in Manchester, delaying the fight to 3am.
I can live with it. It comes after The Sun last week claimed that Zidane was in pole position to replace Mourinho . "We started nervous (ly), the team in my opinion didn't cope well with the pressure of the man-hunting". If there are some difficulties with the agreements of Brexit, it is my fault. According to The Sun , players gave their opinions on the team's problems and Mourinho asked Pogba over what changes needed to be made.
Klopp and his City counterpart Pep Guardiola were satisfied with their team's displays in a tight, tactical encounter which finished 0-0 at Anfield, but the German was clearly frustrated to now lose his players for worldwide duty. "I want to keep doing it and keep everyone happy". But Mahrez's confidence didn't translate to his strike as he belted the ball into stand behind Alisson's goal.
Paul Pogba in particular was excellent in the second half as he produced a lovely assist for the Anthony Martial equaliser before the much maligned Alexis Sanchez popped up with the victor in the last few minutes. The news prompted former United favourite Gary Neville to accuse the United board of "playing (video game) Football Manager with the biggest club in the world".
Mary's Stadium on Sunday, as they gear up to take on a struggling Southampton side in gameweek eight of the Premier League . "I wish he came a bit earlier to be honest". It's very important for him to score, but I think it's very important for him to play a good match. "But I'd love to stay at the club". Humbly, Hazard quickly moved on to talking about his teammates and continued to shower praise on Kante: 'France won the World Cup because of N'Golo, two years ago we won the league ...
Conor McGregor and UFC Lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will come face-to-face once more tonight, October 4, at the UFC 229 press conference at the Park Theater in Las Vegas, Nevada. Me and McGregor will be a super fight. Unlike McGregor, who prefers striking to fighting on the ground, Nurmagomedov is skilled at getting his opponents down and forcing them into submission.
This weekend's meeting feels like the most important Premier League game for quite a while, given the division's lack of a proper title race last season . "I think maybe it can help us in the long run if we learn from it". "There's still room for improvement, a few cobwebs people are still shaking off from the World Cup but I feel that this is a time when we need to come good".
Al Franken , who resigned previous year in the midst of a sexual misconduct scandal - comments which probably drew more attention than normal as Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's explosive confirmation process draws to a close. "We're asking President Trump to live to his promises of more and better jobs in America instead of having our jobs being outsourced", Jerome Frederick said.
This is his 17th hundred as the captain of India , and second against the Windies . Cheteshwar Pujara too looked at ease at the other end and was on 74 off 100 balls when the Shaw's century came. Shaw's innings was studded with 19 fours while Pujara hit 14 boundaries before poking at a length ball half-heartedly to be taken by wicketkeeper Shane Dowrich off pacer Sherman Lewis, who bagged his first Test scalp.
And, in case you are wondering, Messi has scored 562 goals in 647 games for Barcelona , with 105 in the Champions League . Whether the Spurs players enjoyed it, as Pochettino told them to, remains to be seen, but perhaps in time they will tell their grandchildren about the night they shared a football pitch with Messi.
Starting pitchers Cole Hamels and Kyle Hendricks were also on the wild-card roster. The result was Colorado's first postseason win since the 2009 NLDS against the Philadelphia Phillies. Lester struck out nine and walked one. A Cubs lineup that entered the game having scored exactly one run - on a solo homer - since Sunday afternoon's sixth inning left 10 on base, going 1-for-6 with men in scoring position.
The German side have no spectacular players on their team, however, their manager is rated a bit special. "This competition, if we are able to go through to the quarterfinals, we'll have learned about what we have to do to beat opponents, I'm pretty sure.
Justin Turner and David Freese drove in the Los Angeles runs in the first inning before Kemp had a two-run double and Brian Dozier a two-run homer in the third, during which the Dodgers went up 9-0. Charlie Blackmon hit for the cycle with a triple in the first inning, a homer in the third, a single in the fifth and a double in the eighth. "I know the seven guys behind me will make plays".
The former Premier League champions' 3-1 defeat at West Ham left them ten points adrift leaders and neighbours Manchester City. 'For me, I played one of the worst games since I signed for Man United. The full-back Luke Shaw said as much after the damaging defeat at the London Stadium at the weekend, and rather than criticising the player for his verdict of "horrendous" on the performance Mourinho said he felt the same way.
The Sunday Mirror report that Ramsey is more likely to stay at the Emirates for the remainder of this season, allowing himself to have the pick of the bunch from all the clubs interested in offering him a contract. The switch was a bitter blow to Arsenal , even more so when Klopp managed to inspire a return to form for the Englishman. "And two, Emery realised he doesn't fit his system".
WUHAN , Sept 28 ― Ashleigh Barty beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-2 5-7 6-4 to reach the semi-finals at the Wuhan Open yesterday, but she was made to work hard for victory after surviving a mid-match scare. But it was a short-lived fightback as Barty, Australia's top-ranked player, quickly regained control while Kerber struggled to contain unforced errors.
Stay with us for all the updates. These teams met in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday, where the Blues defeated the Reds 2-1 at Anfield. The draw ended Liverpool's 100% start to the Premier League season - and they finished the day behind defending champions Manchester City on goal difference.
Not only has the financial side played into his remaining unsigned but Reid also aligned himself with former teammate Colin Kaepernick, continuing to kneel during the national anthem prior to games. People who know me, know my character". Carolina's decision to sign Reid aligns pretty well with a new ownership group that seems to be forward-thinking and inclusive.
Chelsea midfielder Mateo Kovacic is one of several threats to Liverpool at the weekend. Liverpool have started the 2018-19 season in ideal fashion, with six wins out of six in the League to top the table as well as a thrilling Champions League victory over Paris Saint-Germain.
Allen, the Bills' much-touted rookie out of Wyoming, did his best Superman impression near the end of the first quarter of Buffalo's 27-6 thrashing of the Vikings on Sunday, Sept. Two plays later, Allen threw a 26-yard touchdown pass to Jason Croom for a 17-0 lead. He put together a mini-highlight film with his feet while injured running back LeSean McCoy watched in a sweatsuit - with a big smile - from the sideline.