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Sebastian Vettel: Fastest at Japanese Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel: Fastest at Japanese Grand Prix

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Sebastian Vettel was quickest in free practice for the Japanese Grand Prix on Friday with the Ferrari driver’s morning effort never coming under threat in a rain-shortened afternoon session that saw only five men complete timed laps. The opening day of track action at the Suzuka Circuit got underway beneath overcast skies with specks of rain turning into heavy drizzle towards the end of the opening 90 minutes of practice. Vettel set the pace in that session with a one minute, 29.166 second lap, edging out his Formula One championship rival Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes at the top of the timesheets. “I think we had a decent morning,” said Vettel. “The results of the last two races were not good, but the car is strong. “We have every reason to be confident and I am sure that on Sund
Is the Premier League Overrated?

Is the Premier League Overrated?

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Moving among soccer fans and those that have watched the game for a while, comparisons of leagues will  always be a thing. The English Premier League which is by far the most watched league in world football has always come under criticism from some the fans who have watched Spanish La Liga, Bundesliga, Italian Series A among others. To some of the fans, the Spanish League is the best league in the world and well according to some sporting associations, there are stats to back up this claim. More Sports News:Neymar Sacks Carlo Ancelloti But how about we look at this from a fans perspective. Thrill Comparing the EPL to many other leagues around the world, the EPL has so much thrill given the high pace and strength put in the game. With so many teams able to give such thri
Neymar Sacks Carlo Ancelloti

Neymar Sacks Carlo Ancelloti

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Carlo Ancelloti is regarded as one of the most successful managers in Europe following is industrious career as a professional player. Bayern Munich parted ways with their manager following a defeat to Paris San Germain that assembled their very expensive trio in Neymar, Mbappe and Cavani. Carlo had failed to convince the hierarchy in the recent games both in Bundesliga and Champions League.   Also read: Champions League is Back! Carlo Ancelloti is regarded as one of the most successful managers in Europe following is industrious career as a professional player. Bayern Munich parted ways with their manager following a defeat to Paris San Germain that assembled their very expensive trio in Neymar, Mbappe and Cavani. Carlo had failed to convince the hierarchy in the r
UEFA Champions League is Back

UEFA Champions League is Back

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Today, the most watched football competition in European football the UEFA Champions League starts for the new season. Last season winners Real Madrid will be looking to become the first ever team to win the title for 3 consecutive times when they start off their campaign. However today, it will be Celtics entertaining a new revamped Paris Saint-Germain that just acquired Neymar from Barcelona for a world record fee and Kylian Mbappe on a season long loan deal. Also Read:The US Open Final matches Kevin Anderson against World No 1 Rafael Nadal Last season PSG almost pulled off a shock when they beat Barcelona in the first leg 4-0 before the Catalans made the greatest come back in football history when they beat the Parisians 5-1 at the Camp Nou. PSG will be hoping that th...
The US Open Final matches Kevin Anderson against World No 1 Rafael Nadal

The US Open Final matches Kevin Anderson against World No 1 Rafael Nadal

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For the first time in Tennis, an African Tennis player will appear at a Grand slam final and that is all thanks to Kevin Anderson. In the first game of the semifinals, Kevin Anderson took on Spanish player Pablo Carreno Busta at the Flushing Meadows. With few giving the South African any chances, the player took it upon himself to write history after what was an emphatic game in New York. Anderson came into this game knowing that he had an advantage over his opponent given that he had beaten him on all their previous encounters. Most recent was the game that was played in Canada just a few weeks back. Also Read: PSG's Multi-million Pair Set to Play Together this Friday Carreno Busta took the first set 6-4 before Kevin Anderson regained momentum to take charge of the game to ...
The Barclays English Premier League Returns

The Barclays English Premier League Returns

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After what was an exhausting but rather oddly entertaining international break, the Barclays English Premier League is back to our screens. In the early kickoff of the day, we have a mouthwatering encounter when Liverpool visit the Citizens at Etihad Stadium. Liverpool go into this game after an emphatic win over bitter rivals Arsenal before the break and they welcome back star player Philippe Coutinho from a back injury. The Brazilian had been rumored to be heading to Barcelona after he handed in his transfer request given that his Brazilian counterpart Neymar had left the Catalans following a world Record transfer deal to PSG. But the Brazilian is now back and should be on the team to face City. Also Read: PSG's Multi-million Pair Set to Play Together this Friday P...
PSG’s Multi-million Pair Set to Play Together this Friday

PSG’s Multi-million Pair Set to Play Together this Friday

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Paris Saint-Germain this week finally received their second most expensive player who has joined on a season long loan with the option for a permanent deal. Paris Saint-Germain hope this is the £364million partnership that will fire them to Champions League glory. Kylian Mbappe teamed up with Neymar on Wednesday afternoon in their first training session together since the teenage hotshot completed his initial loan move from Monaco in a deal worth £166m. And PSG manager Unai Emery is expected to unleash Mbappe alongside world record £198m signing Neymar when they travel to Metz in Ligue 1 on Friday night. More sports news: NBA News: James Michael McAdoo Agrees to Sixers Deal On a busy day in the French capital, Mbappe was officially unveiled as a PSG player at the Parc des
Uganda Cranes Coach Basena Defends Luwagga Recall

Uganda Cranes Coach Basena Defends Luwagga Recall

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During his first official press conference since being appointed, Uganda Cranes interim coach Moses Basena summoned 27 players for the two legged 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Egypt. The former national team player who has worked under Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredejovic as the immediate assistant made a couple of ‘surprise’ call ups. There was no new face but the major talking point was the inclusion of crafty midfielder William Luwagga Kizito. Now based in Romania with top flight side CSM Politehnica Iași Football Club, Luwagga had vowed never to return for national team duty with Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredejovic still in charge. More sports news: NBA News: James Michael McAdoo Agrees to Sixers Deal Luwagga was never summoned when Micho named the team that played two international f
NBA News: James Michael McAdoo Agrees to Sixers Deal

NBA News: James Michael McAdoo Agrees to Sixers Deal

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For the past three seasons, the Warriors have worked to develop James Michael McAdoo into a rotation player for them. He got into 52 games for the Warriors last season, but remember they had a lot of garbage time to fill at the end of games. He’s athletic and can finish above the rim, but it never really worked out and this summer Golden State decided to move on. The Sixers have now stepped in, according to our friend Michael Scotto. This is a good roll of the dice for the Sixers. Maybe McAdoo can develop into a reserve four/five for Philly, he provides some depth this season for a team that has had some injury challenges. And he comes from the kind of culture the Sixers would like to develop. Also read: Barcelona Sign Ousmane Dembele for £97m
Andy Murray Out of US Open Due to Hip Injury

Andy Murray Out of US Open Due to Hip Injury

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Andy Murray, the world's number two joined the exodus of big names absent from this year's US Open, withdrawing from the tournament due to the hip injury that has bothered him since before Wimbledon. The three-time Grand Slam champion looked emotional Saturday afternoon as he announced his decision at Flushing Meadows, where he had been training for the past week. Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have never met at the US Open and Nadal admits he'd rather not face Federer in what would be a potential dream semifinal at the US Open. Also read: Mayweather vs McGregor: The Fight Is On "It's too sore for me to win the tournament and ultimately that's what I was here to try and do," Murray said. Murray's participation had already been in doubt after he pulled out of the Masters 1000 eve