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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to begin Fanney Khan this week Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to begin Fanney Khan this week
- August 31, 2017

The film also stars Anil Kapoor . Earlier, there were reports about Madhavan being a part of the film. Confirming the news to Mirror , Rao said he had been informed about the role on Tuesday evening by producer Prernaa Arora, who he has been wanting to collaborate with. (more...)
Manchester City To Make New £70m Sanchez Bid Manchester City To Make New £70m Sanchez Bid
- August 31, 2017

It's absolutely false. That permission never existed. It's still early on Deadline Day, so many other things will still happen. "I'm against rigid decisions, each case is different". Pizzi said the 28-year-old is in good spirits despite being the focus of the media. However despite his status, and 123 goals , Guardiola could be tempted to give Arsenal what they want. (more...)
Houston Police Officer Drowns in Harvey Floodwaters Houston Police Officer Drowns in Harvey Floodwaters
- August 31, 2017

Once the dive team got to the scene, it was "too treacherous to go under and look for him", Acevedo said. "We've had armed robbers going around yesterday robbing our community, victimizing them again - Harvey wasn't enough", Acevedo said, calling the perpetrators "lowlives" (sic) and promising: "We're coming after you, so good luck". (more...)
No. 2 Ohio State No. 2 Ohio State
- August 31, 2017

You just don't see it all the time , a group as a whole that works as hard as they do. Smith made his decision shortly before his Wayne squad faced off against Pennsylvania power Pine-Richland and Notre Dame-committed quarterback Phil Jurkovec. (more...)
Nadal says it's noisy under US Open roof, despite changes Nadal says it's noisy under US Open roof, despite changes
- August 31, 2017

Nadal closed out the second set 6-2 with an ace, and there was no way back for Lajovich as Nadal forged ahead to wrap up the win 6-2 in the third after 2 hours and 16 minutes on court. Zverev won the Rogers Cup tournament in Montreal earlier this summer, defeating Federer in the final in straight sets. "You see other sports where suspensions aren't almost as long, so I think she's paid her dues and I think the sport, especially on the women's side, needs her back, especially with Serena ... (more...)
Zverev rues missed opportunity after US Open exit Zverev rues missed opportunity after US Open exit
- August 31, 2017

In the fourth set, serving at 5-6, Coric fell behind, 0-40, to give Zverev three set points. It's a big one to get through. "I'm having a good year, but my Grand Slam year hasn't been so good". But I won't. It's just as simple as that'. Zverev's defeat leaves 2014 champion and Wimbledon finalist Marin Cilic , a 6-3 6-3 6-3 victor over Florian Mayer in round two, as the highest seed in the bottom half. (more...)
Rafael Nadal sends out warning to rest of the US Open draw Rafael Nadal sends out warning to rest of the US Open draw
- August 31, 2017

Top seed Rafael Nadal began his quest for a third US Open tennis title by defeating Serbia's Dusan Lajovic 7-6 (8-6), 6-2, 6-2 to advance to the second round. "We are all interested to see if she can bounce back from her 15-month suspension. When I was 18, 19, 20, they were OK", the 31-year-old told InStyle at the 2017 Palace Invitational with Venus Williams last week. (more...)
Japan qualify for Russian Federation 2018 World Cup after victory over Australia Japan qualify for Russian Federation 2018 World Cup after victory over Australia
- August 31, 2017

Postecoglou said the prospect of beating Japan away will be meaningful to his team, and not just because victory Thursday will punch Australia's ticket to Russian Federation. "Our intent is to dominate the game", Postecoglou told the massive media contingent ahead of tonight's game. Japan also had some notable players missing however, after Shinji Kagawa, Keisuke Honda and Shinji Okazaki - who are three of the country's best players - were all named to start on the bench for the game. (more...)
'16 champ Kerber exits at rainy US Open; Federer edges teen '16 champ Kerber exits at rainy US Open; Federer edges teen
- August 31, 2017

Federer meanwhile was made to work to reach the second round by American world number 70 Frances Tiafoe , who took the 19-times Grand Slam victor the distance at Flushing Meadows. I felt like the energy was back in the building again. "I always knew I was going to come in rusty or not great". The fourth set was maybe a pity that I couldn't get in the driver's seat early but Frances fought well. (more...)
John McEnroe defends timing of Andy Murray's US Open withdrawal John McEnroe defends timing of Andy Murray's US Open withdrawal
- August 31, 2017

Federer , who lost a set in a first-round encounter at Flushing Meadows for the first time since 2003, struggled with timing and his movement during large spells of the absorbing encounter, but his experience proved pivotal in securing a 4-6 6-2 6-1 1-6 6-4 victory. (more...)
Andy Murray pulls out of US Open because of hip injury Andy Murray pulls out of US Open because of hip injury
- August 31, 2017

Murray began the year as the world number one, having hit top spot for the first time after a stunning end to last year, when he won five straight tournaments, including the ATP World Tour Finals. I'll definitely make a decision on that in the next few days. "I miss competing, and I'll try to get myself back on court as soon as I can". It is also unclear if the Brit will even play the rest of the season. (more...)
ESPN Analyst Resigns Because He's Disturbed By Brain Trauma In Football ESPN Analyst Resigns Because He's Disturbed By Brain Trauma In Football
- August 31, 2017

Cunningham told the Times he had grown tired of being a close witness to constant carnage and making his living on a sport he knows is taking the lives of some players. The same reason we've seen so many young National Football League players retire from the game they love... "I've had teammates who have killed themselves". (more...)
Tottenham join West Ham in pursuit of Barcelona midfielder Gomes Tottenham join West Ham in pursuit of Barcelona midfielder Gomes
- August 31, 2017

However, the move to Camp Nou has been far from it for the Portuguese midfielder as he has failed to establish himself as a regular fixture in the first-team setup. Gomes is a technically capable player that should take the Premier League by storm and gives a slightly different edge to the likes of Victor Wanyama, Mousa Dembele and Eric Dier. (more...)
Keita 'excited' by confirmed Liverpool FC switch Keita 'excited' by confirmed Liverpool FC switch
- August 31, 2017

The Frenchman was a regular for Monaco last season in their run to the Champions League semi-finals. Divock Origi could potentially be used as a makeweight as Monaco have tracked the Belgian striker. The Reds confirmed on Tuesday that an agreement has been struck with RB Leipzig which will see the midfielder move to Anfield on July 1, 2018. (more...)
Emmanuel Petit urges Arsenal to make a late swoop for Riyad Mahrez Emmanuel Petit urges Arsenal to make a late swoop for Riyad Mahrez
- August 31, 2017

Mahrez handed in a transfer request at the start of the summer window and he was widely expected to have already secured his exit at this stage due to reported interest from a number of top European sides. "On Thursday morning the squad will fly without him to Lusaka to face Zambia on Saturday at 15:00 local time (14:00 Algerian time)", the Algerian Football Association said in a statement. (more...)
Sri Lanka selectors resign after India debacle Sri Lanka selectors resign after India debacle
- August 31, 2017

Annoyed with yet another lackluster Sri Lanka performance in the ongoing ODI series against India , fans at Pallekele threw bottles on the ground to disrupt the visitors' victory march. However, the lack of support from the rest doesn't come in favor of the team Sri Lanka despite Sri Lanka is constantly trying to prove its worth. (more...)
Celtics, Cavaliers reach agreement on Kyrie Irving, Isaiah Thomas trade Celtics, Cavaliers reach agreement on Kyrie Irving, Isaiah Thomas trade
- August 31, 2017

After one of the most unusual stretches in Celtics transaction history, the team appears set to complete its trade for Kyrie Irving , ending six days of buyer's remorse by Cleveland. Multiple reports had Cavaliers management deciding to ask for more from the Celtics, including young players Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum , though Ainge told Altman early on in negotiations both players were off the table. (more...)
Arsenal Reportedly Could Use Alexis Sanchez Fee to Chase Julian Draxler Transfer Arsenal Reportedly Could Use Alexis Sanchez Fee to Chase Julian Draxler Transfer
- August 31, 2017

City are now said to be unwilling to let a player leave in return for Sanchez and are "confident" they can get a cash-only deal done. At least they still have the young-up-and-comer Theo Walcott to fill his boots if/when Sanchez leaves. (more...)
Hope springs Windies to famous victory Hope springs Windies to famous victory
- August 31, 2017

One of the key things on Monday was England's depth of batting, which is clearly vital. Holder and his team could well have retreated into their shells, fallen back on their inexperience, pointed to eternal problems with the West Indies Cricket Board and a lack of "star names" in the British Isles. (more...)
Ibrahimovic returns to Manchester United Ibrahimovic returns to Manchester United
- August 31, 2017

Ibrahimovic, 35, signed a one-year contract with United this week, having been sidelined since sustaining a serious knee ligament injury four months ago. With Ibrahimovic's No.9 shirt since taken by off-season signing Romelu Lukaku, the striker has returned to the number he previously wore for Paris Saint-Germain and Sweden. (more...)
Watch Ted Crux Fall Apart When Asked About Disaster Relief Hypocrisy
- August 31, 2017

Sen. Ted Cruz (R., Texas) in Corpus Christi, Texas on Tuesday. "As Americans, we come together during times of crisis and today New Jersey's heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with the people of Texas at this very hard time", said Governor Christie. (more...)
Harvey could overwhelm federal flood insurance program
- August 31, 2017

More than 48,700 homes have been affected by flooding and other damage brought by Harvey since it first came ashore Friday, the Texas Department of Public Safety said Wednesday. The insurance commissioner says it's important to get flood insurance as quickly as possible since the policy doesn't go into effect until 30 days after you buy the policy. (more...)
Form Manchester United Beat Leicester To Top The Premier League Form Manchester United Beat Leicester To Top The Premier League
- August 31, 2017

United opted for just one change from the Swansea win, with Anthony Martial starting in place of Marcus Rashford after scoring two goals as a sub this season. "I would say he is one of the most unsafe players in the Premier League". Ashley Young looks set to stay at Manchester United this summer despite attracting the attention of several Premier League clubs, according to reports . (more...)
Arsenal reject Man City bid for Sanchez Arsenal reject Man City bid for Sanchez
- August 31, 2017

Arsenal have rebuffed all approaches for Sanchez, and would like City's Raheem Sterling as part of any deal before Thursday's transfer deadline. However, the 22-year-old is not guaranteed a starting role at Etihad Stadium following the summer arrival of Bernardo Silva from Monaco . Arsenal players reportedly feel that the relentless speculation over Sanchez's future is having a detrimental effect on the squad, while they also believe that he has no desire to be at the club and has ... (more...)
World No.1 Nadal starts US Open with comfortable win World No.1 Nadal starts US Open with comfortable win
- August 31, 2017

The French Open denied her a wildcard and she missed Wimbledon with a thigh injury. "Today I won. That's the most important thing for me", Nadal told reporters. With rain wiping out most of the day's play, Nadal became the first man to complete a match Tuesday. One of the great rivalries in sport, Federer , a five-times US Open victor and Nadal, twice champion, have clashed 37 times over the years, but never have they stood across the net on Flushing Meadows' hardcourts. (more...)
Mourinho Requests United Board To Sign Premier League Winger Mourinho Requests United Board To Sign Premier League Winger
- August 31, 2017

But he was disappointed that his players once again fell behind from a set piece, having conceded from a corner in their 4-3 Premier League opening-day defeat at Arsenal . "If I had to choose a word to describe my team, it would be "solid". So it's been a very important time for me. Scorers: Rashford 70, Fellaini 82. The former PSG goal machine has regularly shared videos of his workout regimes which have proved that even a serious ACL injury hasn't been enough to slow him down. (more...)
Man United defender set for shock move to Premier League rivals Man United defender set for shock move to Premier League rivals
- August 31, 2017

Far from laying the foundations for an English Premier League title challenge, United faded after its trio of successes last August and - with far too many draws - slumped over the line in sixth place. Cole, a five-time title victor with United , told talkSPORT: "They have started the season very well". After Romelu Lukaku had seen a penalty saved after the break, Rashford got the opener in the 70th minute from Henrikh Mkhitaryan's corner, before Fellaini added a second from close ... (more...)
Liverpool agree £40m fee with Arsenal for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Liverpool agree £40m fee with Arsenal for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
- August 31, 2017

While Oxlade-Chamberlain has struggled to fulfill his potential under Arsene Wenger , Jurgen Klopp would seem to be the ideal manager to help him maximize his talents. Oxlade-Chamberlain's exit looks inevitable; it is now just a matter of where he goes. Liverpool , however, were then revealed to be the player's preferred destination if he did end up leaving the club. (more...)
Coyotes' Shane Doan announces retirement after 21 years in Arizona Coyotes' Shane Doan announces retirement after 21 years in Arizona
- August 31, 2017

After Winnipeg drafted him in 1996, and then relocated the team to the Valley, Doan played 21 years with the same organization and inspired a whole generation of young Arizonans to play the sport. The franchise leader in games played, goals, assists and points, Doan spent 21 years in Arizona. Regardless of whether he was unable to secure a landing spot with another club or just couldn't bring himself to put on another sweater, Doan will go down as the ultimate Coyote - and should be a lock ... (more...)
White House Tamps Down Tillerson, Cohn Criticisms White House Tamps Down Tillerson, Cohn Criticisms
- August 31, 2017

A fortnight after the Charlottesville episode in which a young woman was run over by a self-professed admirer of Nazi ideology, Trump continues to face a media storm over his comments, blaming "both sides" for what happened in the famous college town in Virginia. (more...)

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