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WWE RAW results: Cena returns to RAW; Lesnar decimated again WWE RAW results: Cena returns to RAW; Lesnar decimated again
- August 23, 2017

After this, there was a match between the #Big Show and Big Cass with Enzo Amore locked in a sharkcage hanging high above the ring. Natalya finally got the opportunity her talents and loyalty deserve and she grabbed it with both hands putting on a good back and forth match with Naomi , earning her the title in a surprising victory. (more...)
Tottenham confirm the signing of goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga from Southampton Tottenham confirm the signing of goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga from Southampton
- August 23, 2017

Gazzaniga has only played 21 league games for the Saints in four seasons having started his professional career with Gillingham. Tottenham Hotspur have signed Southampton goalkeeper Paulo Gazzaniga on a five-year deal. "They like to always push you to be your best and compete at the maximum level", Gazzaniga said. Gazzaniga had not featured for Southampton this season and his last appearance for the club came in a 2-0 defeat to Tottenham in December 19. (more...)
Sri Lanka vs India Second ODI match prediction, preview and squads Sri Lanka vs India Second ODI match prediction, preview and squads
- August 23, 2017

Though India shattered Sri Lanka in the first ODI match, Rohit Sharma gained attention on the internet for a amusing reason. Their main cause of concern is their death over batting with Thisara Perera, Chamara Kapugedera and Wanidu Hasaraga hardly displaying any form. (more...)
Dimitar Berbatov joins Kerala Blasters on a one-year deal Dimitar Berbatov joins Kerala Blasters on a one-year deal
- August 23, 2017

The 36-year-old forward, who last featured for Greek side PAOK FC in 2015, had remained a free agent until the Yellow Army approached him a few weeks ago. The Bulgarian is the country's all-time leading scorer with 48 goals in 79 matches. Berbatov , named Bulgaria's Footballer of the Year on seven occasions, has also played for CSKA Sofia, Bayer Leverkusen and Monaco during his illustrious career. (more...)
Slaven Bilic still fuming over Marko Arnautovic red card Slaven Bilic still fuming over Marko Arnautovic red card
- August 23, 2017

Dubbed as the "easiest" target from their shortlist, we could end up with a situation where the Serie A side go around Europe for a bit trying to get slightly better players only to fail and return for West Ham's Sakho towards the very end of the window. (more...)
Wayne Rooney one of greats of English football, says Gary Lineker Wayne Rooney one of greats of English football, says Gary Lineker
- August 23, 2017

He is getting that at Everton. He looked fitter, sharper and hungrier than in recent years, and seemed to relish being the father-figure in a team containing two 20-year-olds (Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Mason Holgate) and a 19-year-old (Tom Davies). (more...)
Maxwell struck by heatstroke in Bangladesh Maxwell struck by heatstroke in Bangladesh
- August 23, 2017

It was not until his impressive form in the Sheffield Shield this season - claiming 16 wickets and 115 runs in four innings for Western Australia - that he caught the eye of selectors once again. The board had hoped to reel in MacGill for insight into Australia's bowling attack, ahead of their first tour of Bangladesh in more than a decade. The spin bowling job had been vacant since Ruwan Kalpage, a former Sri Lankan player, left previous year. (more...)
Aaron Judge's Record-Setting Strikeout Streak Is Over Aaron Judge's Record-Setting Strikeout Streak Is Over
- August 23, 2017

In the game, Judge walked three times and hit a single, scoring two runs before Jacoby Ellsbury pinch-hit for him in the seventh inning. Judge took the baseball world by storm in the first half of the season, posting a.329/.448/.691 slash line - good for an outstanding 1.139 OPS - with 30 home runs and 66 RBIs in 82 games. (more...)
England's Wayne Rooney 'deserves' worldwide recall - Michael Keane England's Wayne Rooney 'deserves' worldwide recall - Michael Keane
- August 23, 2017

But Rooney looked fitter, sharper and hungrier than in recent years, and seemed to relish being the father-figure in a team containing two 20-year-olds (Dominic Calvert-Lewin and Mason Holgate) and a 19-year-old (Tom Davies). Those of us who remember his early career when he was phenomenal: well, he did it [at Euro 2004] in Portugal. However, he added: "If not, we would be delighted he gets a rest and is ready to go for us". (more...)
Wayne Rooney odds-on for England return Wayne Rooney odds-on for England return
- August 23, 2017

I really appreciated that, ' Rooney said in a statement. 'However, having already thought long and hard, I told Gareth that I had now made a decision to retire for good from global football. Now I want to focus all my energies on helping them be successful. The forward was unable to match those individual displays at a major competition, despite going onto play in three World Cups and two further European Championships. (more...)
Garbine Muguruza beats Simona Halep in Cincinnati Open final Garbine Muguruza beats Simona Halep in Cincinnati Open final
- August 23, 2017

World number 11 Dimitrov did not drop a set during the competition and said it sounded "amazing" to be called a Masters 1000 champion. "In the big picture, it means a lot to me", Dimitrov said. "These games to issues enable me to produce my best tennis", she admitted. "Maybe one day I will be there". Finally creating her first break point chance, her forehand once again let her down and following a few deuces, held another break point. (more...)
Sevilla, Napoli qualify for Champions League Sevilla, Napoli qualify for Champions League
- August 23, 2017

United's victory in last season's Europa League earned them a place in this season's Champions League , despite Jose Mourinho's men only finishing sixth in the Premier League . Astana, who had gone ahead on the night through a Kristoffer Ajer own goal , were given something to cling onto as a goal by Serikzhan Muzhikov and a Patrick Twumasi brace made it 4-1 on the night. (more...)
Chelsea line-up ex-Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel to replace Antonio Conte Chelsea line-up ex-Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel to replace Antonio Conte
- August 23, 2017

It was his only trophy at the Westfalenstadion, but the impact Tuchel has made during his reigns at Mainz 05 and Dortmund have impressed Chelsea director Marina Granovskaia. Despite Conte's success at Chelsea , he has repeatedly been linked with a move away from the club due to reportedly being homesick, with Inter Milan having been named in the past as a club able to offer him a return to Italy. (more...)
Napoli ease into Champions League group stage Napoli ease into Champions League group stage
- August 23, 2017

The Ligue 1 side lost 2-0 to Napoli, 4-0 on aggregate, with Napoli's first goal coming three minutes into the second half while Balotelli was arguing with match officials on the touchline. With nothing left to lose, a side that won more home games than Paris Saint-Germain in last season's French top flight are not to be underestimated as they fight to stay in Champions League contention. (more...)
Female White Sox Fan Steals Foul Ball Out of Fellow Fan's Hands Female White Sox Fan Steals Foul Ball Out of Fellow Fan's Hands
- August 23, 2017

Chicago White Sox infielder Yoan Moncada is starting on Tuesday against the Minnesota Twins . Giolito is making his White Sox debut after being acquired in the offseason from Washington as part of the package for outfielder Adam Eaton . (more...)
Barcelona confirms hacking after Di Maria 'announcement' Barcelona confirms hacking after Di Maria 'announcement'
- August 23, 2017

However, the hacker group triggered a rumour, tweeting from FC Barcelons's twitter handle: "Welcome Angel Di Maria to FC Barcelona! ". FC Barcelona's Twitter was hacked in the early hours of Wednesday morning, with the club "announcing" the signing of Angel Di Maria from Paris Saint-Germain. (more...)
The Miz: Conor McGregor Should Come to WWE After Floyd Fight The Miz: Conor McGregor Should Come to WWE After Floyd Fight
- August 23, 2017

Mayweather became a very defensive fighter and relied on his speed to counter-punch his opponents and out-point them. It's what got the fight to become to a reality with Floyd Mayweather coming out of retirement for one more fight that will bank both he and McGregor millions of dollars . (more...)
Lee from Virginia game Lee from Virginia game
- August 23, 2017

Why? "In that moment, it felt right to all parties", the statement continues. In what is sure to be a controversial decision, ESPN has chose to pull college football announcer Robert Lee from covering a Virginia football game this season due to the simple fact his name is Robert Lee , according to Outkick the Coverage's Clay Travis. (more...)
I'll be happy when we win, says Rafa I'll be happy when we win, says Rafa
- August 23, 2017

Asked specifically about Barton's assertion that he should stop moaning and start coaching, Benitez said: "I am concentrating on my job". "I think that's out of our hands and the manager's but the only thing we can do is make sure on the pitch we're doing the right things and working hard in training, which we are, and then the injuries and the results, we're not getting the rub of the green but that's the Premier League, you get punished for anything, that's the difference between that and ... (more...)
Le'Veon Bell announces return date Le'Veon Bell announces return date
- August 23, 2017

That is until Bell took to twitter to answer some fan questions. Bell has confirmed he will be back with the Steelers before the regular season starts. Many can wonder what kind of shape Bell is in, and sure it would have been nice to see him gets reps before the year kicked off. Still, Bell was suspended for the first three games of last season and put up 184 total yards from scrimmage in his initial return to the lineup. (more...)
PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth, Ajay Jayaram advance PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth, Ajay Jayaram advance
- August 23, 2017

The fourth-seed, who received a first round bye, remained dominated throughout the match to register a comfortable 21-16, 21-14 win over her Korean opponent in a one-sided second round clash that lasted 49 minutes. The Tom John ward next faces the 51st ranked Dutchman Mark Caljouw for a place in the pre-quarter-finals. Chopra and Sikki won 21-12, 21-19. Another mixed doubles pair, Satwiksairaj Rankireddy and K. (more...)
Hull City star Clucas set to join Swansea City Hull City star Clucas set to join Swansea City
- August 23, 2017

Swansea targeted Clucas following the club-record sale of Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton last week for a fee around the £45m mark. Speculation linking Clucas with a summer move away from the KCOM Stadium has been rife, with the former Hereford United man not appearing in the Tigers' squad for their 2-1 defeat at the hands of Queens Park Rangers on Saturday. (more...)
Court allows Western Force to appeal Super Rugby axing Court allows Western Force to appeal Super Rugby axing
- August 23, 2017

Forrest made an offer to the ARU - believed to be worth $50 million - to pump funds into Australian rugby if they reversed their decision to axe the Force . South Africa's Cheetahs and Kings were also axed as part of the shakeup, with the South African franchises set to join Europe's Pro14 competition. The size of Forrest's offer to the ARU has stunned the rugby public. (more...)
[Instagram] Bakayoko Sends Message To Chelsea Fans After Win Over Tottenham [Instagram] Bakayoko Sends Message To Chelsea Fans After Win Over Tottenham
- August 23, 2017

He did a great job for this club and we are grateful for that, ' Nevin wrote in his column forChelseafc.com. You see that in the end. "I remember two years ago we had to go to City and lost there, and it was a hard start for us". Australian global Aaron Mooy's stunning second-half goal gave Huddersfield Town a 1-0 victory over Newcastle United and maintained their 100-percent record in their maiden Premier League season on Sunday. (more...)
Wenger explains why he dropped Holding against Stoke Wenger explains why he dropped Holding against Stoke
- August 23, 2017

Former Real Madrid winger Jese Rodriguez enjoyed a dream start to his Stoke City career after scoring his first goal for the club in the 47th minute. "Personally, I don't think he deserves it", he said of remarks from TV pundits Steven Gerrard and Martin Keown. The Gunners were the better side from the onset but couldn't use their chances, with the first half finishing goalless. (more...)
Jerry Seinfeld's First Netflix Stand-Up Special Gets Premiere Date, Teasers Jerry Seinfeld's First Netflix Stand-Up Special Gets Premiere Date, Teasers
- August 23, 2017

Netflix earlier today announced that Seinfeld's first stand-up special on Netflix is set to debut on September 19. Even someone who's seen a single Seinfeld episode in their lifetime knows the show's general structure around the character Jerry's stand-up routines. (more...)
Liverpool boss Klopp denies Coutinho rift: We're 100% good Liverpool boss Klopp denies Coutinho rift: We're 100% good
- August 23, 2017

When asked what he was expecting on Wednesday night, Klopp answered: "A football game ". "I don't think there is any doubt now", Carragher added. It is half-time and we are in the break. "I am not in awe". The Germany global is however expected to be available for selection against Hoffenheim . "It is hard with the result from the first match, but that means we want to win even more now", he said. (more...)
Jon Jones Tests Positive For Steroids At UFC 214 Jon Jones Tests Positive For Steroids At UFC 214
- August 23, 2017

Jon Jones has been flagged by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency for a potential violation of the agency's anti-doping policy, the UFC announced Tuesday afternoon. On a week where the eyes of the fight world are on the UFC lightweight champion making his debut in a boxing ring, a budding megastar with a troubled past has once again given the UFC a black eye. (more...)
Celtics Engaged in 'Active Trade Discussions' Involving Isaiah Thomas, Kyrie Irving Celtics Engaged in 'Active Trade Discussions' Involving Isaiah Thomas, Kyrie Irving
- August 23, 2017

It's been previously reported that the Celtics have monitored the Irving situation closely from the start, with Celtics president Danny Ainge making his 'obligatory' calls to the Cavaliers to see what it would take to pry the all-world guard out of Cleveland. (more...)
Fellow Rookies Think Jayson Tatum, Lonzo Ball Will Have Best NBA Careers Fellow Rookies Think Jayson Tatum, Lonzo Ball Will Have Best NBA Careers
- August 23, 2017

As for which players will have the best career, Ball and Tatum are safe picks - skilled players with a high floor who performed well this summer - but it's curious that No. As an aside: It's a little weird that so few rookies voted for Fultz (the No. 1 pick), both for "best career" and for "rookie of the year". However, Tatum did receive votes as the " best playmaker " in his class. (more...)