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by | October 16, 2018 | 11:48

Turkish sources allege he was killed by a 15-strong team of Saudi agents but Riyadh insists that he left the consulate unharmed. Speaking at a trip to survey hurricane damage in Florida on Monday, Mr Trump admitted he had heard the reports of an imminent Saudi admission, but said "it's just a rumour of a report coming out".

by | October 16, 2018 | 10:14

He allowed two runs in five innings in the Game 3 clincher against Cleveland. Manager Alex Cora still has Nathan Eovaldi and Rick Porcello at his disposal, as both were great against NY in the ALDS. The Astros' Game 3 starter was the latest to join the chorus critical of baseball "bullpen days" - a starter-by-committee approach that is changing the way the game is played.

by | October 16, 2018 | 09:26

The Dodgers now head home to Los Angeles to host games three, four and five of the best-of-seven National League Championship Series with renewed confidence. The Milwaukee closer got out of the inning by getting pinch hitter Yasmani Grandal to ground into a double play with the bases loaded but then allowed Chris Taylor's infield single to start the eighth before Turner belted his seventh career postseason homer deep into the seats beyond the left field fence.

by | October 16, 2018 | 07:43

The notice requested blood and urine samples and appears to have been issued by Football Federation Australia . Their legislation defines an athlete as a "person who competes in sport" if "the sport has an anti-doping policy". Bolt has been training with the Australian top side since August and could be given up to a year to prove he is capable of cutting it on the football pitch.

by | October 15, 2018 | 21:39

Fortunately, neither could Tom Brady or his weapons. Brady began to find his old standby, tight end Rob Gronkowski , late in the game. The Chiefs extended their streak for scoring on their first possession in every game this season. During that instant classic, one of the more memorable moments was Tom Brady's rushing touchdown. Count the two early possessions the Patriots killed on their 24-yard line, and the Chiefs went 2-for-7 in and around the red zone.

by | October 15, 2018 | 17:31

But it seems that Nurmagomedov now wants a piece of the action, too. The former UFC women's bantamweight champion, knockout artist and reigning WWE Raw women's champion opened up on Nurmagomedov's fight with Conor McGregor in an interview with TMZ Sports this week.

by | October 15, 2018 | 07:39

Gronk picked up 42 on the play on a drive which finished with a 50-yard field goal by Stephen Gostkowski. There was only one punt in the game. With the win, the Patriots improve to 4-2 on the season, while the Chiefs drop to 5-1. The game marked the first where the Patriots had Edelman and Gordon on the field at the same time. Gronkowski only caught three passes for 97 yards, but timing matters here.

by | October 15, 2018 | 04:55

Joseph's late-game heroics helped Houston to its third straight win on a day that quarterback Deshaun Watson committed three turnovers. Watson has completed 65.1 per cent of his passes and thrown eight touchdowns along with five interceptions in five games this season.

by | October 15, 2018 | 04:38

Due to the lack of depth at running back, Jacksonville signed veteran running back Jamaal Charles . The Cowboys (2-3) have been anemic on offense and prone to giving up big plays on defense in three road losses, starting with the season opener at Carolina and in Weeks 3 and 5 against Seattle and Houston.

by | October 14, 2018 | 23:51

And Coric, a semi-final victor against Roger Federer , lost all composure at the start of the second, sending a simple volley well wide of an open court to hand Djokovic another break. Djokovic , who has returned to his brutal best this season with Grand Slam wins at Wimbledon and the U.S Open, will surpass Federer as world number two when the next edition of the ATP rankings are released on Monday.

by | October 14, 2018 | 23:00

The two fighters will remain suspended while a full investigation into the incident takes place. Tukhugov climbed over the octagon during the brawl that ensued after McGregor and Khabib's fight, engaging in a brief altercation with McGregor that was caught on live television.

by | October 14, 2018 | 21:59

Paceman Umesh Yadav also played a part in India's dominance with career-best figures of 6-88 that helped bowl out the West Indies for 311 early in the morning session. Holder first got one to rear up from back of length to shatter Rahane's dreams of a 10th Test hundred. His innings had seven boundaries. Credits the displays from players like Prithvi Shaw , Ajinkya Rahane and Rishabh Pant.

by | October 14, 2018 | 21:36

Former team president Phil Jackson signed Noah to a four-year, $72 million contract in 2016, a move that didn't bring the Knicks much of a return on their investment. His $18.6 million salary for this season will count fully against the salary cap and the Knicks can stretch out the remainder of his salary over multiple seasons.

by | October 14, 2018 | 20:30

And there's certainly no reason now not to get a deal done as quickly as possible. If you don't want to be here, get the f-- up out of here, man. Guys know this. In free agency next offseason, Butler could be eligible to sign a five-year, $190 million contract extension with the Timberwolves or any team he's traded to.

by | October 14, 2018 | 15:03

He's ready to go, and he isn't holding anything back with a trip to the World Series on the line. "The Red Sox had his pitches", one unidentified Yankee source told Major League Baseball insider Jon Heyman of Fancred Sports. Sale didn't have his best stuff on Saturday, and he was removed after allowing two runs on 86 pitches (50 for strikes) in only four innings against the defending champions.

by | October 14, 2018 | 09:32

Let's stop making a God out of Messi ". Messi played under Pep Guardiola for four years at Barcelona and City have always been suitors of the 31-year-old but the chances of him moving to the Premier League at this stage of his career are slim.

by | October 14, 2018 | 07:41

Earlier on Friday, French sports newspaper L'Equipe wrote on its website that European football's governing body UEFA had alerted French authorities to possible match-fixing in the Oct 3 fixture, based on a tip from a "credible" informant.

by | October 14, 2018 | 03:27

Federer finished the match with 10 aces and landed an impressive 71 percent of his first serves. The young German, who is yet to win a Grand Slam despite his undoubted talent, angrily threw his racquet at the start of the second set as Djokovic ramped up the pressure.

by | October 13, 2018 | 22:33

With two outs, Gleyber Torres grounded out weakly to third, the throw beating him by a half-step - an outcome that was confirmed on replay review, forcing the Red Sox to delay their wild, teeming celebration at the centre of the infield for a few heart-pounding seconds.

by | October 13, 2018 | 22:34

And Spanish reports have claimed Lopetegui's future could be decided by the Oct 28 game between Real and Barcelona, following a four-match run without a point or a goal . "If I had to choose, I would work with him again", Hazard said to Belgian newspaper HLN . If things are going well, Mourinho will experience football like me: à l'aise.