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Faryal Makhdoom announces she's pregnant with her second child Faryal Makhdoom announces she's pregnant with her second child
- August 27, 2017

Amir Khan' and his estranged wife Faryal Makhdoom who already have a three-year-old daughter Lamaisah Khan, are now battling to save their marriage after they dragged each other on Twitter over cheating claims. "I also respect Shaykh Saqib Shaami's Islamic position of not meeting women to stop spreading false rumours on social media". Earlier, Faryal had deleted a tweet where she said that she trusts and respects Shaykh Saqib Shaami as much as Amir does. (more...)
Cowboys' Anthony Hitchens to undergo tests on knee; team fears torn ACL Cowboys' Anthony Hitchens to undergo tests on knee; team fears torn ACL
- August 27, 2017

The Dallas Cowboys defense is not off to a good start to the 2017 season. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones expressed concern that Hitchens was seriously injured and will require surgery. If the Cowboys went that route, Hitchens wouldn't be eligible to return until the November 5 game against Kansas City. Hitchens started every game previous year and was credited by the coaching staff with 104 tackles, 1.5 sacks, four tackles for loss, five quarterback pressures and two pass breakups. (more...)
Jose Mourinho Congratulates Wayne Rooney On England Career Jose Mourinho Congratulates Wayne Rooney On England Career
- August 27, 2017

The 31-year-old, who joined Everton earlier this summer, announced last year that he planned to retire from the England set-up following the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. "I just realise, like many other people, when he retires, you realise how many matches he played, how many goals he scored, what he represents for the football in this country and many congratulations for his career with the Three Lions". (more...)
F1 2017: Hamilton cuts Vettel's championship lead with Belgian Grand Prix win F1 2017: Hamilton cuts Vettel's championship lead with Belgian Grand Prix win
- August 27, 2017

Hamilton pitted to take the harder soft rubber on lap 13 and his team-mate Bottas came in two laps later but Ferrari chose not to respond, leaving Vettel and Raikkonen out. Sebastian Vettel says his pace at the restart of Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix following a safety vehicle period was "too good", inadvertently costing him the chance to deny Formula 1 title rival Lewis Hamilton victory at Spa. (more...)
Browns Opt For Kizer At QB, May Try To Move Osweiler Browns Opt For Kizer At QB, May Try To Move Osweiler
- August 27, 2017

Tight end Seth DeValve, the first white player in the National Football League to kneel, said he "wanted to take that opportunity with my teammates to pray for our country and also to draw attention to the fact that we have work to do". He played two series against the Giants without lighting up the scoreboard once. On this edition of "Sitin' With Sartaj" from this weeks episode of The Sports Buzz, Cleveland native Sartaj Aujla sits down with host Brian Skowronski for a casual chat on ... (more...)
The hits keep coming as O's pound Red Sox, 16-3 The hits keep coming as O's pound Red Sox, 16-3
- August 27, 2017

Only four of the runs were earned with his own throwing error staring the carnage. Cubs starter Jose Quintana (4-3) did not have his best day. He walked four while striking out seven. Yolmer Sanchez drove in Tim Anderson with a single in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Chicago a win over Detroit. However, at the conclusion of the inning, the Orioles lead stretched to 13-2 heading into the sixth. (more...)
Gary Neville names three qualities Man United possess to win the title
- August 27, 2017

Rashford, dropped from the side in favour of Anthony Martial , came on in the 70th minute and within three minutes of his introduction, had broken the deadlock. It's fair to say that the decision could have gone either way. "When the chances are coming, I am always confident the goals will come". The England man has slipped down the pecking order quite drastically at Old Trafford , finding himself behind Eric Bailly and Phil Jones, with Marcos Rojo nearing a return to full fitness. (more...)
LSU-BYU game could be moved to Louisiana due to Hurricane Harvey LSU-BYU game could be moved to Louisiana due to Hurricane Harvey
- August 27, 2017

Harvey made landfall late Friday evening along the east Texas coast as a Category 4 hurricane. The catastrophic flooding is expected to continue over the next few days. In 2015, the Tigers' season opener against McNeese St. was canceled due to lightning. The Texans have held joint practices with the Saints this week and played them in a preseason game Saturday night. (more...)
English Premier League Report: Manchester United v Leicester City 26 August 2017
- August 27, 2017

United have won all three of their Premier League matches so far, scoring 10 goals and conceding none in the meanwhile. The hosts had to wait until the 70th minute to break the 2015/16 Champions resolve as Coach Jose Mourinho made two quick tactical substitutions bringing in Rashford and Marouane Fellaini . (more...)
Jose Mourinho criticises Manchester United fans for being 'too quiet' Jose Mourinho criticises Manchester United fans for being 'too quiet'
- August 27, 2017

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has tweaked his line-up for his side's clash against Leicester City as the Red Devils seek to maintain their early season momentum. That was the last attack of the game as the referee blew his whistle to bring an end to the game as United secured a third victory in a row just before the global break which was so important. (more...)
Bears WR Cameron Meredith suffers gruesome knee injury Bears WR Cameron Meredith suffers gruesome knee injury
- August 27, 2017

The cart came out and took Meredith away, with the Bears quickly ruling him out for the game. He was fitted with an air cast, typical for broken bones. With Alshon Jeffrey departing for Philadelphia in free agency Meredith and first round pick Kevin White were due to start in Chicago this year. Glennon hooked up with former Titan Kendall Wright several times , including key third-down conversions. (more...)
Everton to make a move for £40m striker Everton to make a move for £40m striker
- August 27, 2017

According to John Richardson at the Mirror , Everton manager Ronald Koeman wants a striker to replace the departed Romelu Lukaku and could look to make a bid for Vardy, who has been targeted by Chelsea . "That's what we need". He said: "I am disappointed about the first half because the ball possession was poor and that cost us the second goal. We are looking at players who are available and if we sign somebody, it is somebody who makes the team better", the Dutchman added. (more...)
Froome takes another step towards Vuelta win Froome takes another step towards Vuelta win
- August 27, 2017

However, Froome [Team Sky] was able to accelerate again and pulled clear to win by four seconds and extend his lead over Chaves [Orica-Scott] in the general classification to 36 seconds. It's been a fantastic start to the Vuelta. Indeed it's an achievement that has not been completed in 39 years, but with more than 30 seconds advantage to his name on Chaves and more than a minute to third-place Irishman Nicolas Roche, the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallist will be in confident ... (more...)
GOP Needs to Think of Trump as Political Independent GOP Needs to Think of Trump as Political Independent
- August 27, 2017

If the debt ceiling is not raised, the government would not be able to borrow more money or pay its bills, including payments on its debts, which could hurt the US credit rating. Trump". Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., said raising the debt ceiling and securing the USA border was a "good combination" and suggested Republicans force Democrats into hard votes over the borrowing limit. (more...)
Eagles trade S Terrence Brooks to Jets for CB Dexter McDougle Eagles trade S Terrence Brooks to Jets for CB Dexter McDougle
- August 27, 2017

With the move, the Eagles bring in another cornerback to pad depth at a still-shaky position, but McDougle has just one week to impress coaches in Philadelphia before the team trims its roster to 53 players. With McDougle's departure, only two of the 12 players drafted by the Jets by then-general manager John Idzik in 2014 remain on New York's roster: offensive lineman Dakota Dozier, a fourth-rounder; and wide receiver Quincy Enunwa, a sixth-rounder who's out for the season after having ... (more...)
Castro's glad to be back; Greg Bird's on way to Yankee Stadium Castro's glad to be back; Greg Bird's on way to Yankee Stadium
- August 27, 2017

It had been a tough season for Bird prior to Saturday. Bird was the team's opening day starter at first base, but as mentioned his.100 batting average to start the season raised some alarms for the club. Photo Jacoby Ellsbury hitting a three-run homer against the Mariners in the fourth inning on Saturday. "I feel good. This was a tough, tough loss", said Castro, who went on the disabled list July 23 with a right hamstring strain and missed 31 games. (more...)
NAFTA negotiations: Donald Trump considers terminating deal NAFTA negotiations: Donald Trump considers terminating deal
- August 27, 2017

And VanderWal says the remake of NAFTA will likely set a precedent for future trade deals. NAFTA took effect in 1994, and is an agreement between Canada , the USA and Mexico which aims to eliminate barriers to trade and investment between borders. (more...)
Brokerages Set Acadia Realty Trust (AKR) Target Price at $33.50
- August 27, 2017

Proshare Advisors Llc sold 2,921 shares as Vornado Rlty Tr ( VNO)'s stock declined 14.33%. Vornado Rlty Tr now has $14.17 billion valuation. However yesterday the stock remained in between $73.98 and $75.23. On Tuesday, July 18 the stock rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Equal-Weight". On July 10 the stock rating was upgraded from "Buy" to "Outperform" in a report from Evercore ISI Group. (more...)
Huddersfield in for Green Huddersfield in for Green
- August 27, 2017

It's now three clean sheets for Huddersfield, as new signings Jonas Lossl and Matthias Jorgensen have strengthened their back line - but manager Wagner is still seeking new signings before Thursday's transfer deadline. The experienced former England goalkeeper was a regular for the Whites last season but has been overlooked by new Leeds gaffer Thomas Christiansen. (more...)
Roberto Firmino Thinks Liverpool Can Challenge For Premier League Roberto Firmino Thinks Liverpool Can Challenge For Premier League
- August 27, 2017

He is a player who when you look at his numbers, his assist numbers are good as well. The quantity of his finishing compared to the rest of Europe is a bit below. The 26-year-old joined for a club-record fee, but Wenger feels that the price would have been far greater had the deal taken place later in the window. (more...)
Oliver Burke says he's joined West Brom 'to play'
- August 27, 2017

Nyom sent in a teasing cross from the right and Rodriguez got in front of Zouma to stoop and head a bouncing ball inside the far post. Zouma then had another shot from 20 yards deflected high and nearly found its way in the back of the net off Garry Barry if not for Foster's quick feet. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez Starts, Alexandre Lacazette On Bench - Arsenal Team vs Liverpool Confirmed Alexis Sanchez Starts, Alexandre Lacazette On Bench - Arsenal Team vs Liverpool Confirmed
- August 27, 2017

Arsenal's road trip continues with a stop at Anfield, where the Gunners will take on Jurgen Klopp's side. "I think what hurt him a lot was to miss the cup final". "We are disappointed by our result on Saturday but we are not down", he said. "Alexis, when he is in the squad, he can score a goal for you at that is always good for morale". (more...)
Coutinho out, Sanchez Back as Liverpool Host Arsenal Coutinho out, Sanchez Back as Liverpool Host Arsenal
- August 27, 2017

Arsene Wenger will be boosted by two of the team's most important players. Alexis Sanchez is back in the Gunners team after recovering from injury. Liverpool won 69 matches, Arsenal prevailed on 68 locations and 51 games ended undecided. The other issue he has to address is the composition of the midfield . (more...)
'Bizarre!' - Fans react to Liverpool dropping Mignolet for Karis 'Bizarre!' - Fans react to Liverpool dropping Mignolet for Karis
- August 27, 2017

Arsene Wenger and Jurgen Klopp have both made bold decisions heading into the Premier League clash between Arsenal and Liverpool at Anfield, with Alexandre Lacazette and Simon Mignolet both dropped. It's not as though Mignolet is in particularly shaky form, with Pearce crediting the former Sunderland ace with producing "some crucial saves in Liverpool's Champions League play-off win over Hoffenheim". (more...)
Barcelona In Touch With Willian Barcelona In Touch With Willian
- August 27, 2017

I worked with Mourinho and I became his friend as well. Manchester came to me, they talked with my agent, but nothing happened, because Chelsea would not negotiate me in any way and I'm very happy at Chelsea . Chelsea are braced for another approach for Willian after Barcelona showed interest in the attacking midfielder . Manchester United reportedly enquired for his availability earlier this summer but were flatly rejected by the London club, however a bid from overseas may provoke a ... (more...)
Fernando Torres sends message to Chelsea fans ahead of Champions League reunion Fernando Torres sends message to Chelsea fans ahead of Champions League reunion
- August 27, 2017

It's a little bit special for me because when I was young I was a big fan of PSG, but this will be the first time I'll have played against their first team ."I wanted to play against PSG, but I wasn't exactly praying to be drawn with them, you understand?" Southampton legend Matt Le Tissier has predicted on Skysports.com that Tottenham Hotspur will not progress to the knockout rounds of the Champions League this season . (more...)
Manchester United v Leicester City predictions: Premier League preview, line-ups & betting tips Manchester United v Leicester City predictions: Premier League preview, line-ups & betting tips
- August 27, 2017

Yet, there always is room for improvement and what Manchester United are most certainly no exception to the rule. Manchester City are the only other likely title rivals in action on Saturday when they make the long trip to Bournemouth for the lunchtime game. (more...)
D'Tigress pip Mali to charge into Afrobasket final D'Tigress pip Mali to charge into Afrobasket final
- August 27, 2017

Point guard Ezinne Kalu told FIBA that the victory "means the world to me because it is my first year playing at FIBA Women's AfroBasket and I know that we came in Third-Place in 2015 so getting to play the Final this year is awesome". They will now look to improve on the bronze medal at the last AfroBasket in Cameroon in 2015. D'Tigress have already beaten the likes of Mozambique, Egypt, Senegal and Congo without dropping any games in Mali. (more...)
Chelsea vs Everton, Premier League Chelsea vs Everton, Premier League
- August 27, 2017

The last week in the transfer window is crucial for the club. "Don't forget, last season , after 13 wins in a row we lost at Tottenham". "If there are young players who deserve to play regularly and give me a good feeling, then why not [pick them]?" he said . (more...)
Bangladesh puts Australia in a spin after fluctuating day Bangladesh puts Australia in a spin after fluctuating day
- August 27, 2017

Spinner Mededi Hasan Miraz - who destroyed England late previous year - ensured David Warner's poor record on the subcontinent continued, removing the Australian vice-captain LBW for eight. However Tamim and Shakib played aggressively, challenging the tourists' mettle in humid conditions . When play resumed, the home side added another 22 runs before Lyon had Mehedi Hasan caught by Peter Handscomb at short leg. (more...)