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Banged up hand no barrier for captain Smith

Banged up hand no barrier for captain Smith

Jimmy was struck on the side of his helmet in the Perth Test as the hosts rampaged their way to a 3-0 lead in the five-match Test series to regain the Ashes. Former England captain Michael Atherton has urged umpires to invoke cricket's laws and protect England's tail-enders from Australia's relentless "bodyline" bowling Down Under.



Salah determined to win titles at Liverpool

Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool have to deal with the pressure of performing week-in, week-out to earn a place in next season's Champions League . Hector Bellerin believes Arsene Wenger's half-time team talk inspired Arsenal's comeback in Friday's chaotic 3-3 draw with Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium.


Ozil Involved In Another Big Match Goal For Arsenal Following Liverpool clash

Ozil Involved In Another Big Match Goal For Arsenal Following Liverpool clash

In August, Liverpool had all but annihilated Arsenal with their blitzkrieg and a similar story unfolded in the first half. "But we went there in January and won in hard circumstances when the team was low in confidence". "Another reason why you feel these two teams will always fall short when the prizes are given out". Palace are unbeaten in their last eight league games under manager Roy Hodgson - a club record - but face a tough festive schedule, with games against Arsenal and ...


Tunisia bans Emirates flights after women denied entry

Tunisia bans Emirates flights after women denied entry

The transport ministry said the measure would stay in place until Emirates was able to "operate flights in accordance with law and global agreements". "Relations were strained between the UAE authorities and Tunisia since the success of the Tunisian revolution, and the UAE has worked to destabilise the country and cause the failure of the democratic transition by supporting the counter revolution".


Refocused: San Francisco 49ers 44, Jacksonville Jaguars 33

Refocused: San Francisco 49ers 44, Jacksonville Jaguars 33

What he did against a Jaguars defense that entered the game as the top-ranked unit in scoring and passing defense might have been his best performance yet. Bortles eventually made another mistake, tossing an interception to 49ers cornerback K'Waun Williams on the next series. The Jaguars went down the field and scored a touchdown before halftime.


Serena set to return to tennis in Abu Dhabi exhibition against Ostapenko

Serena set to return to tennis in Abu Dhabi exhibition against Ostapenko

Now, the 36-year-old tennis star will be making her grand return with an exhibition match on Saturday, Dec. 30, at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi , where she'll face off against Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko . It will be Williams' first match since she gave birth to daughter Alexis Olympia Ohanian on September 1st and her first match since she defeated sister Venus to capture her 23rd Grand Slam title at the Australian Open .