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Sports Yellow warning of ice across Wales
Author: 0 Yellow warning of ice across Wales

A yellow weather warning for ice has been issued for part of West Sussex. The Met Office has advised that travel delays on roads are likely, stranding some vehicles and passengers. The extent of ice will vary across the area with inland areas most prone. Temperatures will remain at around 0C. A number of roads proved hard this morning with black ice, resulting in warnings from police and a number of accidents.

Sports #23 Mississippi State defeats Louisville 31-27 in the TaxSlayer Bowl
Author: 0 #23 Mississippi State defeats Louisville 31-27 in the TaxSlayer Bowl

He rushed for 147 yards and three touchdowns, while adding 127 yards through the air with an interception. He entered the TaxSlayer Bowl with 67 career passing touchdowns. Jackson finished the game with 158 rushing yards on the back of a career-long 75-yard run, and in doing so, he joined Vince Young as the only quarterbacks in FBS history to rush for at least 150 yards in multiple bowl games.

Sports Bautista Agut Books Abu Dhabi Showdown With Djokovic
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Williams struggled with her serve and Ostapenko won 6-2, 3-6 and then 10-5 in a super tiebreaker, but the American still impressed to take a set off the No. "So, in my eyes, I feel it was a wonderful, wonderful match for me". 'It's good to be back on court. first matches back are super, incredibly hard especially after having a baby'.

Sports Wade Davis Agrees To Terms With Rockies
Author: 0 Wade Davis Agrees To Terms With Rockies

The Cubs acquired Davis , who made $10 million last season , from the Royals in a trade for outfielder Jorge Soler on December 7, 2016 and the right-hander went 4-2 with 32 saves in "17". As has been previously reported, Holland and Colorado were close to signing a deal. Holland is now the top relief pitcher available and should ultimately garner a contract worth nearly as much as the one Davis got.

Sports You must fight to the end, Conte charges Chelsea players
Author: 0 You must fight to the end, Conte charges Chelsea players

Marcos Alonso is expected to start at left wingback, while Davide Zappacosta is expected to replace Victor Moses on the right. Kurt Zouma will not be eligible to participate, as Chelsea are his parent club. Alvaro Morata in action during the English Premier League football match against Brighton and Hove Albion at Stamford Bridge in London on December 26, 2017.

Sports Everton close in on Champions League star as January window looms
Author: 0 Everton close in on Champions League star as January window looms

Everton , who have scored 24 goals in 20 league matches this season, recorded consecutive goalless draws in their last two fixtures against Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion. In actual fact, at the end of the game, they were lucky to get a draw - it was quite a freaky game in the conditions. "He [Barkley] is training with us on a regular basis and he is very close to being available for selection", he said.

Sports Car Registered To DeSean Jackson Found Abandoned With Marijuana, Hollow-Point Bullets
Author: 0 Car Registered To DeSean Jackson Found Abandoned With Marijuana, Hollow-Point Bullets

The auto, a Chevrolet Silverado, at some point struck a tree, and inside police found a misdemeanor-level amount of marijuana and two legal hollow-point bullets. Tampa police spokeswoman Janelle McGregor said Wednesday that Jackson had retained an attorney. The player's representative, Denise White , said: "It was a friend of DeSean's who borrowed his vehicle while he was out of town".

Sports Hue Jackson plans to jump in a lake after Browns' embarrassing season
Author: 0 Hue Jackson plans to jump in a lake after Browns' embarrassing season

Don't like to do it for the reason why I'm having to do it, but I have to make do on my word. "I made that statement", Jackson said. When Cleveland Browns coach Hue Jackson said he was not really inspired by Isaiah Crowell's 59-yard run against the Baltimore Ravens because anyone could have run for a big gain because of the way the play was blocked, reports began to surface that players in the locker room had given up on their coach.

Sports NFL Cancels 'Sunday Night Football.' Here's the Reason Why
Author: 0 NFL Cancels 'Sunday Night Football.' Here's the Reason Why

The NFL hadn't decided which teams would play, but none met their standards for a big ratings-winning game. It was quarterback Brett Favre's last game with the Packers (and widely expected to be his last game ever). or 4:25 p.m. ET windows", NFL Senior Vice President of Broadcasting Howard Katz said in a statement . If your idea of a ideal precursor to watching the ball drop on New Year's Eve is watching your favorite football team not drop the ball all the way into the end zone, the NFL ...

Sports Dana White reveals targeted comeback date and opponent for Conor McGregor
Author: 0 Dana White reveals targeted comeback date and opponent for Conor McGregor

If you thought, or were hoping...that all the talk about Floyd Mayweather fighting under the UFC banner was wrapped up, well, it looks like that's not the case. At this time, White said there is no update on his next move. "I don't think the guy wants to fight", White mused. The implication was that it's not going to happen, but White revealed that he has a meeting scheduled with Floyd's people.

Sports Jose Mourinho doubles down and hits out at Spurs, Arsenal and Chelsea
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho doubles down and hits out at Spurs, Arsenal and Chelsea

Pep Guardiola spent nearly £220 million on six new City players, including full-backs Kyle Walker and Benjamin Mendy, who could eventually cost the club more than £100 million. That money also looks a better bet than the £75 million United paid for striker Romelu Lukaku, who has gone off the boil after an excellent start to the season and is keeping 20-year-old Marcus Rashford from developing in his natural position.

Sports Crystal Palace vs Arsenal
Author: 0 Crystal Palace vs Arsenal

Spanish midfield maestro Santi Cazorla remains a long-term absentee with an Achilles injury. But the hammering of Arsenal was the best of those three victories; the Eagles dominated the majority of the game, attacking at pace and pressing their opponents at a high tempo.

Sports Man arrested in Phoenix killings of estranged wife and 2 kids
Author: 0 Man arrested in Phoenix killings of estranged wife and 2 kids

Police tried to talk to Ross when he was inside the unit, Sgt. Jonathan Howard said. The suspect was the woman's estranged spouse, police said. That's when officers burst into the apartment, exchanging gunfire with the 45-year-old. Police also said that two children are possibly inside the apartment. Ross, 45, was already barricaded himself when police arrived to find 38-year-old Iris Ross dead on the patio outside at around 4pm.

Sports Landon Collins Calls Teammate a
Author: 0 Landon Collins Calls Teammate a "Cancer"

Collins' comments follow a recent interview in which Apple denied Collins' statement that he had several conversations about the young cornerback's struggles. The team instead went with Brandon Dixon and Ross Cockrell at cornerback in his stead, which will be an option for the team's Week 17 matchup against the Redskins.

Sports FSU Beats Southern Mississippi in Independence Bowl; James Blackman Throws 4 TDs
Author: 0 FSU Beats Southern Mississippi in Independence Bowl; James Blackman Throws 4 TDs

The Golden Eagles held their own in the tougher of the two Conference USA divisions in the West, going 6-2 in conference play. We've got players that's energized. When Haggins was appointed the interim position on December 1, the same day Fisher resigned to take his new position, the Seminoles were already prepared to play their regular-season finale against Louisiana Monroe one day later.

Sports Wilson laughs off controversial equaliser
Author: 0 Wilson laughs off controversial equaliser

I think Madley was trying to be too clever by ignoring his assistant and he has to show trust in his colleague. Nathan Ake Bournemouth a 2-1 lead in the second half before two Marko Arnautovic goals - one from the penalty spot - had the Hammers up 3-2.

Author: 0 Sam Darnold gives Browns hope - with a reservation

The Browns have locked up to the No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft for the second straight year. Last month, there were rumors that Darnold might return to school if the Browns got the No. Everything about this depends on their evaluation of Rosen. Some of these guys really have to support the people around them. Still, we'll have to see what Rosen's decision is before any additional speculation.

Sports Patrick Mahomes to Make First Career Start in Week 17
Author: 0 Patrick Mahomes to Make First Career Start in Week 17

As such, they are taking this opportunity to give Mahomes his first career start. Despite the fact that Alex Smith has led Kansas City to the playoffs for three straight seasons, they are planning to trade him in the offseason in order to let Mahomes, who the traded up to select with the No.

Author: 0 Qatar, Iran players to get visas to play in Riyadh

A World Chess Federation official went off-script during the opening of the world speed-chess championships in Saudi Arabia on Monday night to address the exclusion of Israeli players from the tournament. It includes around 240 players, both men and women, from 70 countries. "The fact that players from Iran and Qatar may decide not to participate, after consulting their own authorities, is clearly their own individual decision", FIDE said.

Sports Patriots Clinch First-Round Bye With Help From Jimmy Garoppolo
Author: 0 Patriots Clinch First-Round Bye With Help From Jimmy Garoppolo

At that point, the 2017 season was being chalked up as a pre-rebuild year: a campaign just to get the team out of the figurative debt accumulated in the latter years of the Trent Baalke era. Said coach Doug Marrone: "This is what I told the team afterward: Hey, listen, we've earned that, obviously". "They dominated us", Jaguars strong safety Barry Church said.

Sports Mourinho claims United don't spend enough to match City
Author: 0 Mourinho claims United don't spend enough to match City

It means United have still only lost to Manchester City at home in 2017, but they will be 15 points behind the runaway Premier League leaders if Pep Guardiola's side beat Newcastle United on Wednesday evening (Thursday morning AEDT).

Sports Not Van Dijk - Liverpool have Made an Offer to Sign Dutch Star
Author: 0 Not Van Dijk - Liverpool have Made an Offer to Sign Dutch Star

If the deal goes through, van Dijk will become the most expensive defender in the world. It is stated that Juventus want to sign him as well but Stefan would not like to betray Lazio and would prefer moving overseas. And now Southampton appear to have realised the error of their ways, as the Mirror report they are resigned to losing him, partly for the sake of the squad, and have set an asking price of £70m for him.

Sports Conte admits he expects a hard transfer window
Author: 0 Conte admits he expects a hard transfer window

Chelsea are still competing on three fronts - even if the league title looks nearly impossible - but they must stick to their plan to "build something important for the future" as Conte has repeatedly been quoted as saying in press conferences.

Sports Joe Root: 'I'm not a little boy'
Author: 0 Joe Root: 'I'm not a little boy'

Australia players celebrate a series victory in the Ashes after defeating England in the third Test at the WACA in Perth on 18 December, 2017. "He [Ponting] is entitled to his opinion but he doesn't spend any time in our dressing room and he doesn't spend much time around the squad", Root said after a light training session on Christmas Day.

Sports Rafael Nadal pulls out of season opener in Abu Dhabi
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal pulls out of season opener in Abu Dhabi

In a statement on the MWTC website, Nadal said: "I am very sorry and disappointed to announce that I won't be competing this year at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship ". Yesterday, Nadal's training partner Joao Sousa had confirmed that the Spanish star had cancelled a five-day training camp at Mallorca due to fitness concerns.

Sports Bills return Tom Brady INT for TD
Author: 0 Bills return Tom Brady INT for TD

He carried 24 times for career-high 129 yards. What was originally ruled a touchdown on the field was overturned on review. "It's cool when your hometown team passed on you twice in that (2010) draft". But the National Football League said after the game that it was "clear and obvious" that Benjamin did not control the ball when he had both feet in bounds.

Sports Chargers Remain Alive for Postseason In Win Against Jets
Author: 0 Chargers Remain Alive for Postseason In Win Against Jets

Keep it here for live news updates, analysis and stats before, during and after the game. In the first half, the defense held Los Angeles to 188 total yards, 41 of which were rushing. Fantasy fallout: Philip Rivers completed 22 of 40 for 290 passing yards, a touchdown to Gates and no interceptions. With nothing to lose, the Jets started the game with some trickery.

Sports Wilshere closing in on Arsenal deal
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Arsene Wenger has switched between a traditional 4-4-2 and 3-4-3 in the Premier League in the current campaign. Sky Sports pundit Gary Neville went on to question Vieira about his views on the midfield pairing of Granit Xhaka and Wilshere , who started his third consecutive Premier League game for Arsenal for the first time since October 2014.

Sports Kentavious Caldwell-Pope still playing for Lakers while serving jail time
Author: 0 Kentavious Caldwell-Pope still playing for Lakers while serving jail time

The prosecutor's office in Auburn Hills , Mich., agreed to allow Caldwell-Pope to serve his jail sentence at the Seal Beach Police Department Detention Center- located about 30 miles from Staples Center - as part of a deal that also called for 12 months of probation, according to The Los Angeles Times .

Sports EPL: I told Manchester United to buy Mbappe, Gabriel Jesus - Giggs
Author: 0 EPL: I told Manchester United to buy Mbappe, Gabriel Jesus - Giggs

The Old Trafford favourite was Louis van Gaal's assistant during the Dutchman's two-year reign at the club. Gabriel Jesus is now one of the top stars across town after Manchester City plucked him from Brazilian side Palmeiras past year, while French wonderkid Mbappe is now at PSG after a £160million deal.

Sports Police respond to incident at Lambeau Field
Author: 0 Police respond to incident at Lambeau Field

The suspect had been fired from the company earlier in the month. The 20-year-old man, whose name was not released, was taken into custody a few minutes after the incident began and left no tread marks on the field dubbed the "Frozen Tundra", for its fabled football games in wintry conditions.