Sports

The latest bulletin released by the meteorological department says the cyclone is likely to move west wards and weaken gradually while moving towards north Tamil Nadu and adjoining south Andhra coast and is likely to cross the coasts, close to Chennai as a cyclonic storm with a wind speed of 80 to 90 kmph to 100 kmph by this afternoon.
  • 'Fuller House' cast reflects on show's success ahead of Season 2

    'Fuller House' cast reflects on show's success ahead of Season 2

    Sports

    Of course, all of the familiar faces we know and quote ("Cut it out!") come back to the Tanner home for the nostalgic family fun we expect from Fuller House . The latest one comes during the fifth episode of season 2 , where DJ Tanner ( Candace Cameron Bure ) says she misses Michelle while at Thanksgiving and that she hopes that she will be around next year.
  • Lawsuit: NBA players teamed up in couple's nightclub assault

    Lawsuit: NBA players teamed up in couple's nightclub assault

    Sports

    Plaintiffs Jasmine Besiso and Myrone Powell filed the civil lawsuit in federal district court on Wednesday, requesting a jury trial and asking for compensatory and punitive damages in excess of $75,000. DeMarcus Cousins #15 and Matt Barnes #22 of the Sacramento Kings talk on the floor against the Washington Wizards at Verizon Center on November 28, 2016 in Washington, DC.
  • Red Sox get ace Chris Sale from White Sox

    Sports

    Before last season, Dombrowski created significant offseason ripples by bringing in lefthander David Price via free agency and closer Craig Kimbrel via trade. They moved him to third base this season, and he made his major league debut late in the season. A couple hours after Moncada and Kopech spoke to reporters via conference call Wednesday, the Sox made another huge deal, sending outfielder Adam Eaton to the Washington Nationals for top pitching prospect Lucas Giolito and fellow ...
  • 'Perfect' Rooney deserves more respect, says Ibrahimovic

    'Perfect' Rooney deserves more respect, says Ibrahimovic

    Sports

    Manchester United kept alive their hopes of advancing from their Europa League group after they dispatched Feyenoord 4-0 at Old Trafford on Thursday night. "It's a great feeling to score goals and to score goals for this club, so I'm pleased", Rooney said. United's form has been indifferent this season, though they are coming into this crucial European game off the back of a fairly convincing 1-1 draw with Arsenal at Old Trafford.
  • Arsenal vs Stoke City: Gunners aim to extend 13-match unbeaten run

    Sports

    At the moment as a team they look in good shape and although we have confidence it's not an ideal time to go there given their form. Assuming we get through this match with another win, Arsenal then have another EPL match on Tuesday against Everton, another team with nothing but the league matches to cope with since September.
  • Jürgen Klopp Will Reportedly Give Sheyi Ojo First Team Opportunity With Liverpool

    Sports

    Elsewhere, Fiorentina midfielder Matias Vecino has dropped a major hint that he would be open to a move to Liverpool , as he has identified the Merseyside giants as one of the clubs he would love to play for. " Liverpool sometimes play with four, five or even six in midfield so it will be congested but they have ways of breaking teams down and I think Liverpool will win comfortably".
  • Alabama positioned to become 3rd wire-to-wire AP No. 1

    Sports

    Florida will get a reminder of its past when former coach Steve Spurrier assists with the pregame coin toss. The Gators clinched their second straight SEC East division title in Week 12 when they beat cross-divisional LSU in Baton Rouge. 15 Florida (8-3). He's been mentioned for head coach openings at OR and Houston, and new LSU Coach, Ed Orgeron reportedly wants Kiffin as his offensive coordinator.
  • Manchester City need to earn respect in Europe, says manager Pep Guardiola

    Sports

    And, whatever Celtic do and however they invest, that still seems like it will come down to a fair whack of luck at times. "I think we've shown them that it's been a great advert for Celtic as a club and what it can do for players". The draw is to be made on Monday next week. He was probably City's best defender on the night and hopefully can continue his rise in form in the Premier League.
  • Iheanacho boosted by encouragement from suspended Aguero

    Iheanacho boosted by encouragement from suspended Aguero

    Sports

    Iheanacho started up front and scored City's only goal in the 1-1 draw with Celtic in the Champions League on Tuesday, and afterwards revealed that Aguero had already given him some words of encouragement. The young Nigerian, who scored City's only goal of the game, is likely to play as his team's main striker in their next four league games, against Leicester City, Watford, Arsenal and Hull City.
  • Smith's 164 helps Australia defeat NZ in first Chappell-Hadlee ODI

    Smith's 164 helps Australia defeat NZ in first Chappell-Hadlee ODI

    Sports

    With trademark aggression, Guptill smashed the Australian attack and his brutish knock featured six sixes, including one off Mitchell Marsh to bring up his 11th ODI century. Smith scored 164 from 157 balls, including four sixes and 14 boundaries, before he was out late after skying a catch from the bowling of Trent Boult to Colin Munro at mid-wicket.
  • European football can hamper title fight, admits Spurs boss Pochettino

    Sports

    Even though Tottenham created plenty of chances, the loudest cheer of the early stages of the match came when Toby Alderweireld warmed up on the touchline. Their dismal Wembley performances are a major problem that Pochettino will be looking to solve, particularly as the club could be playing there full-time next season while their new stadium continues to be built.
  • Michigan Football Can Beat Florida State And Correct This Season

    Michigan Football Can Beat Florida State And Correct This Season

    Sports

    Harbaugh and Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher appeared Wednesday in South Florida to promote the game — which has already sold out and will pair two of the games storied programs. "It's a testament to this team", Fisher said, "We lost a couple of our goals early, to be able to win a national championship and an ACC championship".
  • West Ham boss Slaven Bilic 'humiliated' by 5-1 Arsenal defeat

    Sports

    West Ham are now without a win in five league matches and are 17th on the table, just one point outside the relegation zone. Mesut Ozil, Sanchez and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain shared the goal, three going to the Chilean, and the pair were the difference between the two sides throughout, adding the touch of class the Gunners needed to take them beyond their hosts, though Andy Carroll netted a consolation for West Ham.
  • Watson, Clemson claim ACC title and await playoff berth

    Watson, Clemson claim ACC title and await playoff berth

    Sports

    Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson was named the game's Most Valuable Player, completing 23 of 34 passes for 288 yards, three touchdowns and an interception to go along with 17 carries for 85 yards and two touchdowns on the ground. "It's just hard to walk out there when that defense is fresh and just march the ball down the field". Clemson is enjoying a stretch of success that doesn't come around very often.
  • Buckeyes hit break with eye on passing improvements

    Buckeyes hit break with eye on passing improvements

    Sports

    If the Big Ten wants to send a representative other than its champion, why should we care? Yet all anyone was talking about Sunday was the battle between No. Firstly, if you're a casual college football fan, this season probably made you way more invested in it and I feel so sorry for you. Conclusion: An argument can certainly be made that the Huskies didn't deserve to get in over Penn State or MI.
  • Nationals get CF Eaton from White Sox for 3 young pitchers

    Nationals get CF Eaton from White Sox for 3 young pitchers

    Sports

    The Nationals acquired Eaton for Lucas Giolito , Reynaldo Lopez and Dane Dunning for Adam Eaton . His level of play and team control will require the Rays to loosen their grip on some big prospects. A speculated deal between the Washington Nationals and Chicago White Sox is now done. In the deal , the Nationals have surrendered two first-round picks.
  • Taggart leaving USF for OR coaching job

    Taggart leaving USF for OR coaching job

    Sports

    The most widely reported candidates to replace Taggart are Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin, who has ties to the Bay area; former Texas coach Charlie Strong and former Bucs head coach and current Ohio State OC Greg Schiano. "I want to thank Willie Taggart for the leadership, energy, and excitement he brought to our program over the last four years", Harlan said, adding that the strides the Bulls made under the former Jim Harbaugh assistant "both on and off the field speak for ...
  • Panel's playoff picks came down to Washington vs. Penn State

    Sports

    Alabama (13-0) and Washington meet at 3 p.m. December 31 in the Peach Bowl in Atlanta. Clemson will be looking to get back to the national-championship game after losing to Alabama a year ago while Ohio State is back in the picture after winning it all two years ago.
  • Hideki Matsuyama Wins at Tiger Wood's Hero World Challenge

    Hideki Matsuyama Wins at Tiger Wood's Hero World Challenge

    Sports

    It is not an unhappy situation to be in for a man who was recovering from two back surgeries around this time a year ago. "These are all things I've missed for a year and a half". The inference by fans and players after four days of classy play at this attractive island course was that the Big Cat is back in the mix and ready to hunt in the season to come! "I don't care how many strokes I'm leading over him, I still worry about him, fear him and I'm just going to have to try my best ...
  • New York FC's Villa earns MLS MVP honors

    New York FC's Villa earns MLS MVP honors

    Sports

    It's a big day for me to get this fantastic award. "I remember when I got drafted he sent me a text". Looks like David Villa steals the spotlight wherever he goes! Villa, who led NYCFC to its first postseason berth this year, stressed the importance of giving back to the community whenever he can.
  • Manchester United coach Mourinho lauds Mkhitaryan for EFL Cup performance

    Sports

    But two goals from Anthony Martial and a second from Ibrahimovic sealed a resounding win - some of our 16 Conclusions even covered it, you lucky pups. FC's Frank Leboeuf shares his thoughts on Paul Pogba's overall performance for Manchester United so far this season. Overall, the "feelgood factor" was sloshing around the club in a way we haven't seen in a very long time.
  • Alexis Sanchez urged to sign new Arsenal deal by Charlie Nicholas

    Alexis Sanchez urged to sign new Arsenal deal by Charlie Nicholas

    Sports

    The Chilean has been a terror for Premier League defences this season, notching up a whopping 11 goals and four assists in 14 Premier League appearances. Alexis Sanchez current deal runs out in 2018 and the initial report from Chile suggested Pep had spoken with the player on at least two occasions. The Chilean had arrived at the London club from Barcelona in 2014 for 30 million (around $38.3 million).
  • Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has hernia surgery

    Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul has hernia surgery

    Sports

    The surgical option would naturally end the for All-Pro's season and leave a gaping hole in the Giants' defense. To lose Pierre-Paul would be a huge blow in both stopping the run and rushing the passer against the Cowboys , but in order for the Giants to come out with a victory, other players are going to have to step up.
  • Chisora throws table at Whyte in heated exchange

    Chisora throws table at Whyte in heated exchange

    Sports

    In a heated press conference today in Manchester, the battle of Dillian Whyte and Dereck Chisora once again burst into drama. He took offence to comments from Whyte and his camp before flipping a table towards his rival and Hearn admits the duo will be forced to stay away from each other.
  • Raiders QB Derek Carr looks for success vs. Chiefs

    Raiders QB Derek Carr looks for success vs. Chiefs

    Sports

    The Raiders aren't used to playing in cold-weather conditions too often, but that will be the case on Thursday night as it will be about -9 Celsius in Kansas City at night. "They're flying around and making plays". Every team has four games remaining in the 2016 NFL season, but the upcoming " Thursday Night Football " contest will likely determine the victor of the AFC West .
  • Zorya v Manchester United preview, including kick-off time and television info

    Sports

    Of course, United have some problems but they will do their best. "I left them in Manchester". Valencia and Carrick have both been regulars in Jose Mourinho's side over recent weeks with the 35-year-old midfielder having brought the best out of summer signing Paul Pogba and offered a more secure shield for United's backline.
  • Real's Morata back in training ahead of Dortmund game

    Sports

    As the likes of Real Madrid and Borussia Dortmund battle it out for top spot, Tottenham are among the clubs looking to salvage third place and a Europa League berth. It was the Frenchman's 50th Champions League goal, making him the sixth player ever to reach that mark. Leicester City, who had already made sure of top spot in Group G in their debut season in the competition, suffered their first loss of the campaign, 5-0 at Porto who went through as runners-up.