November 29, 2022
  • November 29, 2022

Reuters sports news summary | Sports games

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Here is a summary of current sports news briefs.

Soccer-Haaland returns to normal service as City go top, Leeds win thriller

Manchester City’s Erling Haaland has returned to full service after missing his side’s last two games when his stoppage time penalty gave the 10-man champions a dramatic 2-1 win over Fulham to take the Premier League lead League Saturday. The Norwegian phenom, who came off the bench, took his tally to 18 Premier League goals for the season as City overcame Joao Cancelo’s 26th-minute dismissal.

NBA roundup: Shorthanded Warriors cap 0-5 trip

Brandon Ingram came back from a four-game absence caused by a concussion to score a season-high 26 points as the host New Orleans Pelicans outlasted the shorthanded Golden State Warriors 114-105 on Friday night. Larry Nance Jr. and CJ McCollum added 20 points each, Zion Williamson scored 16, and Trey Murphy III and Jose Alvarado had 10 points each.

Swimming-Ledecky breaks the world record for the 800m freestyle in short course

Ten-time Olympic medalist Katie Ledecky broke her second world record in just over a week on Saturday, beating the all-time time in the women’s short course 800-meter freestyle at the World Cup meeting Indianapolis FINA on Saturday. The American led from the start and finished in 7:57.42, shaving nearly two seconds off the previous mark set by Spain’s Mireia Belmonte in 2013.

Soccer-Lopetegui is a great coach, says Wolves skipper Neves

Wolverhampton Wanderers captain Ruben Neves has welcomed the appointment of Julen Lopetegui as new manager but warned the Midlands club must stop their slide before the Spaniard officially takes over. A 3-2 home loss to Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday left Wolves second in the Premier League table with 10 points from 14 games and just eight goals scored.

Tennis-Alcaraz will miss the ATP Finals and the Davis Cup due to an abdominal injury

Carlos Alcaraz will miss the ATP final and the Davis Cup final after injuring his abdomen at the Paris Masters, the world number one announced on Saturday. Alcaraz retired injured in his quarterfinal match against Holger Rune on Friday after receiving medical treatment for an abdominal strain.

Football-Barcelona bid farewell to emotional Pique with Almeria win

Barcelona cruised to a 2-0 victory over Almeria on Saturday, but the evening belonged to defender Gerard Pique who was playing his last game at the Camp Nou after announcing he would retire from football when La Liga get up for the World Cup next week. next. Barca, who won with second-half goals from Ousmane Dembele and Frenkie de Jong, climbed to the top of the table with 34 points from 13 games, two ahead of Real Madrid who are one game less and travel to Rayo Vallecano on Monday.

NBA-Nike suspends ties with Kyrie Irving and cancels upcoming shoe release

Nike Inc. suspended its relationship with Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving on Friday and canceled its upcoming release of Irving-branded shoes following his promotion of an anti-Semitic documentary. The Nets had already suspended Irving at least five games after he stopped completely disavowing the documentary twice. Irving later issued a fuller apology on Thursday for promoting a project that he said contained “false anti-Semitic statements.”

Leicester, inspired by Maddison football, win at Everton to move out of the last three

Leicester City cruised to a hard-fought 2-0 victory at Everton thanks to goals from Youri Tielemans and Harvey Barnes created by the exceptional James Maddison as the Foxes left the Premier League relegation zone at Goodison Park on Saturday. The victory moved Leicester, who started the day in 18th place, up to 13th on 14 points after 14 games, level on points with Everton but two places above them on goal difference.

Figure Skating – Canada’s Stellato-Dudek becomes oldest skater to win a GP event

Canadian Deanna Stellato-Dudek became the oldest athlete to win a figure skating Grand Prix, aged 39, when she took first place with Maxime Deschamps in the pairs event at Angers, France, Saturday. Stellato-Dudek and Deschamps took the podium with an overall score of 185.84 at the French Grand Prix and qualified for the GP final in Turin from December 8-11.

Tennis-Djokovic beats Tsitsipas to reach Paris Masters final against Rune

Reigning Paris Masters champion Novak Djokovic beat Stefanos Tsitsipas in an epic three-setter on Saturday to set up a title clash with Holger Rune, who reached his first ATP Masters 1000 final after a comfortable win over Felix Auger- Aliassime. Djokovic won his eighth game in a row against Tsitsipas but needed more than two hours to seal a 6-2 3-6 7-6(4) victory, keeping alive a 13-game unbeaten streak as well as his hopes of win a seventh title in Paris.

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