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I've come back stronger, hungrier: KL Rahul
- August 05, 2017

Notably, India and Sri Lanka are also to play three Tests, five ODIs and a one-off T20I later this year - a development that has already met with criticism from at least Indian side of the bilateral affair. But each time I have come back, I have come back stronger and I have come back hungrier". He conceded that it would be a "herculean task" for the Sri Lankan team to even compete with India, especially after the defeats to Zimbabwe in the ODI series and to India in the first test. (more...)
Australia wins Tournament of Nations in 6-1 win over Brazil Australia wins Tournament of Nations in 6-1 win over Brazil
- August 05, 2017

But even with the Canarinhas' early goal, Australia dictated the pace of the game and in the seventh minute Chloe Logarzo drew a foul that awarded a penalty kick to the Aussies. But pint-sized forward De Vanna leveled six minutes later after being pulled down in the box, swooping on a rebound after the keeper blocked her spot kick. (more...)
Italy seizes German group's rescue boat in immigration probe Italy seizes German group's rescue boat in immigration probe
- August 05, 2017

Italy's Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni last week announced the plan to deploy vessels in Libyan waters, saying Libya's UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) had asked for Rome's assistance. The Interior Ministry said on Wednesday that 95,215 people had reached Italy so far in 2017, down 2.7 percent from the same period in 2016. Europe has been facing an unprecedented influx of refugees, most of whom are fleeing conflict zones in North Africa and the Middle East, particularly ... (more...)
Europa League play-off draw: Everton to face Croatian side Hajduk Split Europa League play-off draw: Everton to face Croatian side Hajduk Split
- August 05, 2017

Everton are into the Europa Organization play-offs after alleviating to a 1-0 triumph over MFK Ruzomberok in Slovakia, to experience 2-0 on accumulation in their 3rd round certifying connection. "We need competition and it's good that he is providing that". He said: "We need two more front players because if you count the players and count the numbers, we lost somebody and we brought somebody in". (more...)
Josh Onomah joins Aston Villa on loan Josh Onomah joins Aston Villa on loan
- August 05, 2017

The 20-year-old midfielder, who starred in England's triumphant Under-20 World Cup campaign earlier in the summer, has reached a stage where he needs to play regular first-team football. He told us: "I can't wait to get started". Aston Villa fans... Let us know your thoughts! Onomah is a very talented player and it is clear why Celtic bid for him and why Tottenham rejected it. (more...)
We have never even met | Anthony Joshua denies relationship with Khan's wife We have never even met | Anthony Joshua denies relationship with Khan's wife
- August 05, 2017

I'm now in Dubai. The 30-year-old took to Twitter on Friday (04Aug17) to announce his divorce from model Faryal Makhdoom, the mother of his three-year-old daughter Lamaisah. a tweet by faryal says " sometimes people don't like it when you give them a taste of their own medicines " the statements sounds very fishy because if she is trying to teach him a lesson its definitely by cheating on him as he was accused, in fact, caught cheating many times. (more...)
Latest score from fourth Test at Old Trafford Latest score from fourth Test at Old Trafford
- August 05, 2017

The South Africa attack, without Vernon Philander , impressed, with Kagiso Rabada picking up 2-52. His fitness has left skipper Faf du Plessis unsure about the balance of the team. But if they are to triumph at Old Trafford - a ground where their lone Test win in eight visits came back in 1955 - they will surely need an improved showing from their top order. (more...)
Matt Moore shows off arm in first day as Dolphins starter Matt Moore shows off arm in first day as Dolphins starter
- August 05, 2017

Matt Moore has been the backup quarterback in Miami for six seasons, and should be starting when the Dolphins take the field at Hard Rock Stadium week one against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Earlier, Omar Kelly of the Sun Sentinel reported that Tannehill's knee showed no structural damage but the Dolphins can not determine how long their quarterback will be out of action. (more...)
Ravens sign free-agent offensive lineman Austin Howard Ravens sign free-agent offensive lineman Austin Howard
- August 05, 2017

The Baltimore Ravens recently lost interior offensive lineman John Urschel to retirement while the AFC North franchise now appears to be in line to land another veteran blocker along the outside. Howard is a versatile player who has the ability to play multiple positions on the offensive line. The Ravens also waived/injured tight end Crockett Gillmore. (more...)
Manchester United dealt blow in £40 million pursuit of star forward Manchester United dealt blow in £40 million pursuit of star forward
- August 05, 2017

Manchester United must target Premier League glory this season, according to former Old Trafford favourite Jaap Stam. We still think a deal might happen, but it is looking less and less likely. However, the newspaper says that despite the frustration at dealing with the Italian giants, United remain confident they will eventually reach an agreement to sign the £48m-rated winger. (more...)
Leeds United reportedly holding off on making move for Premier League Defender Leeds United reportedly holding off on making move for Premier League Defender
- August 05, 2017

Some reports are suggesting that the deal is already finished, others had been reporting that the deal is off, but according to the Yorkshire Post , Leeds United still hasn't made any official offers to Manchester United for the left back. (more...)
Nigerian athletes get visas, hit London today Nigerian athletes get visas, hit London today
- August 05, 2017

Because of the time difference between London and the United States, the morning sessions in London will take place overnight in the US and the evening sessions will happen during midday Pacific time. Nineteen Russian athletes will be competing as neutrals at the World Athletics Championships which start in London on Friday, having met strict IAAF criteria. (more...)
Chelsea won't pay more than £30m to sign 27-year-old midfielder Chelsea won't pay more than £30m to sign 27-year-old midfielder
- August 05, 2017

Leicester, meanwhile, are reluctant to sell Drinkwater - 12 months on from offloading N'Golo Kante to Stamford Bridge - and reports suggest that the King Power Stadium outfit have placed a £30m price tag on the former Manchester United trainee. (more...)
Antonio Conte demands Chelsea make more signings ahead of Premier League defence Antonio Conte demands Chelsea make more signings ahead of Premier League defence
- August 04, 2017

Alongside Hazard, new signing Tiemoue Bakayoko is set to miss the Community Shield match as well as Victor Moses - who will also miss Chelsea's trip to Burnley. If I say 1,2,3,4 it doesn't change. "I think friendlies have ended for us, this is an official game", he said. "For sure it was a pity to lose the FA Cup final against Arsenal after a really great season for us". (more...)
Myles Garrett blows past future Hall of Famer Joe Thomas Myles Garrett blows past future Hall of Famer Joe Thomas
- August 04, 2017

Additionally, Smith thinks Garrett is a fast learner and will pick up on the nuances of the game in no time. Cleveland.com caught up with Smith following Wednesday's practice and asked for his thoughts on Garrett. No. 1 is now working with the ones in Browns training camp, and he proved why by beating the player who might be the No. 1 left tackle in the NFL . (more...)
Conor McGregor's Sparring Partner Leaves Camp Amid Leaked Photos Conor McGregor's Sparring Partner Leaves Camp Amid Leaked Photos
- August 04, 2017

But this has become a fiasco. Malignaggi insists he was pushed, and wants video of the session to be released to show what he says is the full story. The UFC's PI definitely has that video. So, Conor McGregor's idea of a suitable sparring partner in preparation for his upcoming fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr.is Paulie Malignaggi , a kazoo with a thick Brooklyn accent and boxing gloves. (more...)
Diego Costa has waited for too long…time to make a move happen
- August 04, 2017

Diego Costa's lawyer has revealed that he is set to do everything it takes to force through a summer move away from Chelsea for his client, report the Independent . Chelsea insist the notion that Diego Costa was informed he has no future at the club by text message is "nonsense", following a scathing attack by the Spain striker's lawyer. (more...)
NY Jets owner Woody Johnson confirmed as ambassador to United Kingdom NY Jets owner Woody Johnson confirmed as ambassador to United Kingdom
- August 04, 2017

He was born in New Jersey in 1947 and his great grandfather is Johnson & Johnson co-founder Robert Wood Johnson I. He donated $1 million to President Donald Trump's inaugural committee and also helped raise money for him throughout the election, per Bloomberg . (more...)
Klitschko is Old for Joshua Rematch - Edun Klitschko is Old for Joshua Rematch - Edun
- August 04, 2017

The front-runner would be Joshua's International Boxing Federation mandatory challenger Kubrat Pulev , and Pulev's promoter, Kalle Sauerland, told SkySports in the United Kingdom that an ideal site would be the enclosed soccer stadium in Cardiff, Wales, likely in November. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp: Our ambition is to win the league Jurgen Klopp: Our ambition is to win the league
- August 04, 2017

Not only are Liverpool on the verge of losing Philippe Coutinho , but the club could lose Mane as well this summer. Klopp: "Atletico wanted to win the cup. Riise also praised Alberto Moreno, who produced an encouraging display against Bayern despite having struggled for consistency during his spell at Liverpool . (more...)
MRI Reveals No Structural Damage To Ryan Tannehill's Knee MRI Reveals No Structural Damage To Ryan Tannehill's Knee
- August 04, 2017

The former Texas A&M quarterback was injured during practice on Thursday. The 32-year-old Graham spent the majority of his career at cornerback before shuffling to safety for the last two seasons in Buffalo. Gase , too, is known as a player's coach willing to maintain an open mind on off-the-field beliefs. He completed 29 of 36 passes for 289 yards, with one touchdown, one interception and a 97.8 rating and went 30-12 playoff loss to the Steelers. (more...)
Denver Nuggets won't use two certain players in trade for Kyrie Irving
- August 04, 2017

On Thursday morning, Paul was traded in a swift deal that was beneficial for both sides: Houston got Paul while the Clippers received a package involving Patrick Beverley, Sam Dekker, Lou Williams, and Montrezl Harrell. Irving has three years and $60 million left on his contract, but he can opt out of the final year before the 2019-20 season. Although he has said that he won't commit to any team he gets traded to, Irving wants the chance to lead his own team and two years with any team should ... (more...)
Father pleads guilty to killing 5-year-old son after Disneyland trip Father pleads guilty to killing 5-year-old son after Disneyland trip
- August 03, 2017

Authorities haven't disclosed how the boy was killed or what evidence links the boy's father to his death. Ana Estevez , the boy's mother, was divorcing Andressian Sr.at the time. Andressian Sr. was arrested in connection with his son's disappearance, but barring the presence of enough evidence to make an arrest, he was released from custody. (more...)
Former Florida DL Dominique Easley suffers 'serious' knee injury in training camp Former Florida DL Dominique Easley suffers 'serious' knee injury in training camp
- August 03, 2017

Rams coach Sean McVay described the situations regarding Easley and Donald as "concerning". Easley was the Patriots' first-round pick in 2014, but his two seasons in New England both ended early due to injuries, including a knee problem in his rookie year. (more...)
Three Australian clubs to play pre-season games in USA Three Australian clubs to play pre-season games in USA
- August 02, 2017

Melbourne United are to meet Westbrook and George's Oklahoma City on October 8 and the Brisbane Bullets will play the Phoenix Suns on October 13. But they can probably feel less aggrieved than defending champions and perennial title contenders the Perth Wildcats who have also missed out on the National Basketball Association opportunity. (more...)
UCF kicker De La Haye ineligible for taking YouTube money UCF kicker De La Haye ineligible for taking YouTube money
- August 02, 2017

The university defended its position in a post on Twitter, explaining the terms and reason for his departure from the team, "De La Haye chose not to accept the conditions of the waiver and has therefore been ruled ineligible to compete in NCAA-sanctioned competition". (more...)
Seattle Mariners Beat New York Mets To Win Series Seattle Mariners Beat New York Mets To Win Series
- July 31, 2017

Will the Mariners beat the Mets today at 4:10PM ET and take the series when the teams wrap things up? Dyson's big hit came in the third, in the at-bat following a scary moment, as Mitch Haniger took a 95 miles per hour from Jacob deGrom off his face. (more...)
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino admits they're (finally) ready to buy Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino admits they're (finally) ready to buy
- July 31, 2017

We are calm because our squad is competitive squad. " Obviously you'd like to win every game because winning becomes a habit and we want to have that habit so obviously from that point of view it's disappointing ". Tottenham - and Daniel Levy in particular - have been militantly opposed to seeing another one of their key assets join a Manchester club after letting Kyle Walker switch to Manchester City , especially since they haven't actually signed anybody yet. (more...)
What Jhonattan Vegas said after winning the RBC Canadian Open
- July 31, 2017

Vegas hit 75 percent of his greens in regulation and ranked fifth in strokes gained: approach the green (plus 7.139) on his way to back-to-back wins in Canada. Starting the day three shots back of the lead, the 19-year-old Ruffels endured a horror stretch of five bogeys and two double-bogeys in his first 14 holes in Toronto. (more...)
Former Miami Dolphins Rob Ninkovich ends 11 year career Former Miami Dolphins Rob Ninkovich ends 11 year career
- July 31, 2017

One of the things Bill Belichick loved about Rob Ninkovich was his toughness. In typical Patriots fashion, Ninkovich delivered answers that centered around his health, future, and older players he has seen. Now if they would just let Brady and Belichick retire. "I was on a late flight", Ninkovich said. Over the course of 130 regular-season appearances as an National Football League defensive end, Ninkovich compiled 460 total tackles, 46 sacks, 10 forced fumbles, 14 fumble ... (more...)