Hamilton hoping Nuts Well can shine in Peterborough prize

Nuts Well is among 14 entries for Sunday’s Fitzdares Club Loves The Peterborough Chase at Huntingdon. Trained in Northumberland by Ann Hamilton and owned by her husband Ian, the nine-year-old has won five of his last six races. He beat Ladbrokes Trophy runner-up Aye Right on his seasonal reappearance and followed up in the Old Roan Chase at Aintree, which has produced its fair share of subsequent winners. “The Old Roan hasn’t worked out so bad, has it?” said Ian […]

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Jags RB James Robinson on verge of breaking undrafted rookie scrimmage yards record

Darkness has hovered over the Jacksonville Jaguars this season, leading to a 1-10 record and the firing of general manager Dave Caldwell on Sunday. Amid that gloom of despair, one bright light has shown through consistently: undrafted rookie running back James Robinson. The tailback has been a consistent force for a woebegone squad, consistently churning out yards despite sub-optimal situations. Sunday’s narrow 27-25 loss to the Cleveland Browns was the latest reminder of the rookie’s exploits. He generated 128 rushing […]

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Klopp says Van Dijk’s knee "doesn’t look like it should" in injury update

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says Virgil van Dijk's knee "doesn't look how a knee should" in an injury update this Monday. But the German has stressed that things are OK, all things considered, and that he is in regular contact with the Holland international. Van Dijk ruptured his ACL in the Merseyside derby back in October when he was clattered by Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford. The Dutchman has had surgery on his knee, which Liverpool confirmed was a success, but […]

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Bruno Fernandes claims his Edinson Cavani prediction is proving correct

Bruno Fernandes hailed Edinson Cavani's ability to “smell” out goals after his stunning double in Manchester United's comeback win at Southampton. Cavani came off the bench, with United 2-0 down, to set up one goal and plunder two himself – including the winner in added-time – in Sunday's thrilling 3-2 win. Uruguay striker Cavani has three goals in his last four appearances and is winning over those who were sceptical about United's move for him on transfer deadline day. United […]

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Neil Lennon future: Celtic fans revolt outside stadium as manager insists it's 'too soon' for him to be sacked

Celtic supporters clashed with police outside Celtic Park as they made known their distaste over another poor result – but manager Neil Lennon insisted it is “too soon” for him to be sacked. After his side were knocked out of the Europa League on Thursday, fellow Premiership side Ross County dumped them out of the Scottish League Cup on Sunday with a 2-0 away win, sparking protests outside the ground. Lennon could hear the shouts for him to go as […]

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John Barnes claims Liverpool were RIGHT to sign Jota instead of Werner

John Barnes claims Liverpool were RIGHT to sign Diogo Jota over Timo Werner because the £50m Chelsea star would not be guaranteed a starting spot… and says Jurgen Klopp’s style is ‘perfect’ for ex-Wolves man Diogo Jota has been in sparkling form since signing for Liverpool this summer  The Reds caused a shock by paying Wolves £45m to bring the forward to Anfield  Jurgen Klopp’s side were linked with Timo Werner, but opted not to make a move Liverpool legend […]

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Brian Flores: Tua Tagovailoa still Dolphins starting QB 'if he's healthy'

The Miami Dolphins played it safe with rookie quarterback Tua Tagovailoa, sitting him during Sunday’s 20-3 win over the New York Jets due to a thumb injury suffered during last week’s practice. Tua being inactive came after Flores benched the rookie in the fourth quarter of the Week 11 loss to Denver. Ryan Fitzpatrick started Sunday’s win — his third straight victory as a starter — and didn’t light the world on fire, generating 257 passing yards and two TDs […]

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer reveals Sir Alex Ferguson’s advice on strikers after Edinson Cavani seals Manchester United win

Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has praised Edinson Cavani’s match-winning performance against Southampton, while revealing the advice former coach Sir Alex Ferguson gave him about strikers. Cavani came off the bench at half-time on Sunday, with United trailing 2-0 at St Mary’s in the Premier League, and the Uruguay forward assisted a Bruno Fernandes goal before scoring two of his one – the second coming in added time – to ensure a win for the visitors. “Edinson made a […]

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Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea a doubt for Champions League fixture against Paris Saint-Germain

David de Gea is a doubt for Manchester United’s Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain on Wednesday evening after the goalkeeper went off injured at half-time of his side’s dramatic Premier League win against Southampton on Sunday. The Spain international crashed into the post as he tried to keep out a James Ward-Prowse free-kick that put Southampton 2-0 ahead at St Mary’s after Jan Bednarek’s headed opener. De Gea was able to continue until half-time, when he was replaced by […]

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Romain Grosjean recovering well but will remain in hospital another night after Bahrain crash

Romain Grosjean is recovering in hospital in Bahrain “Treatment on the burns Grosjean sustained on the back of both his hands is going well. Grosjean was visited by Gunther Steiner, team principal of Haas F1 Team, on Monday, and it is anticipated he will be discharged from the care of the hospital on Tuesday 1st December.” Speaking from his hospital bed on just hours after surviving the most dramatic accident of recent Formula One memory in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, […]

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