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Chapecoense Crash Survivor Given Nou Camp Standing Ovation Chapecoense Crash Survivor Given Nou Camp Standing Ovation
- August 08, 2017

Gerard Deulofeu, a product of Barcelona's youth academy whom the club bought back this summer from Everton , took Neymar's vacant spot in the attack alongside Messi and Luis Suarez. The Uruguay star got his goal nine minutes into the second half, beating Elias at the near post with a vicious strike following a deft one-two with Messi. (more...)
Conor McGregor Fronts Special 'The Fighting Issue' of ESPN The Magazine Conor McGregor Fronts Special 'The Fighting Issue' of ESPN The Magazine
- August 08, 2017

Aldo doesn't buy the supreme confidence McGregor has displayed during the buildup toward their fight, either. Roddy has already confirmed that McGregor's team will consider whether to submit a request about the referee for the fight against Mayweather. (more...)
Milan offer escape route for Chelsea outcast Costa Milan offer escape route for Chelsea outcast Costa
- August 08, 2017

His legal representative, Ricardo Cardoso, said that "we [along with Jorge Mendes, his agent] want to move Diego Costa , we want to tell Chelsea ". As Calciomercato report, Costa's relationship with manager Antonio Conte has majorly deteriorated, with the Italian now making it clear that he will allow Chelsea's top goalscorer to leave Stamford Bridge this summer. (more...)
Cameroon Not Ready to Host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations — CAF President Cameroon Not Ready to Host 2019 Africa Cup of Nations — CAF President
- August 07, 2017

Having been named as hosts while the tournament was still meant to be a 16-team event, Cameroon clearly still has to convince a team of experts appointed by CAF that they have the resources and the infrastructure to hold an extended event. Plan B according to him would be opening the tenders again so that other countries can participate. Morocco has been touted as a possible host if Cameroon does not meet CAF's requirement. (more...)
Jessica Alba's Family Goes Through Yet Another Heartbreaking Loss Jessica Alba's Family Goes Through Yet Another Heartbreaking Loss
- August 07, 2017

Unfortunately, Jessica Alba lost her second dog in two weeks , and our hearts go out to her. It's been a rough two weeks'. The Fantastic Four beauty took to Instagram on Monday morning (07Aug17) following a weekend work trip to NY to share the sad news with fans, revealing her furry friend Bowie had joined her pug Sid in doggie heaven. (more...)
Bolt clasificó pero quedó segundo, detrás de Coleman Bolt clasificó pero quedó segundo, detrás de Coleman
- August 07, 2017

Tras su triunfo en Londres con un 9.92, por el 9.94 de su compatriota Chris Coleman (plata) y el 9.95 de Bolt ( bronce ), Gatlin alabó al jamaicano . Y perdió la presea dorada de la posta 4x100 de Beijing por el doping de su compañero Nesta Carter . " Usain Bolt es un genio". El jamaicano , el más veloz en la historia del atletismo mundial finalizó su brillante carrera con un segundo lugar, cerró con un tiempo de 9.95 segundos detrás del estadounidense Justin Gatlin que ... (more...)
Ramsey and Ozil doubtful for Arsenal´s Premier League opener Ramsey and Ozil doubtful for Arsenal´s Premier League opener
- August 07, 2017

If Premier League teams are taking advantage of such situations then those in the Champions League will have a field day. A very talented supporting cast of Kevin De Bruyne and Gabriel Jesus will cause defenses havoc, but City will need a little more if they are to win the Premier League . (more...)
Kasey Kahne won't return to Hendrick Motorsports in 2018 Kasey Kahne won't return to Hendrick Motorsports in 2018
- August 07, 2017

He began his career in a Dodge driving for Ray Evernham in 2004 and then had stops with Richard Petty Motorsports and Red Bull before landing at Hendrick. "We will do everything we can to finish the season as strong as we can". The problem is that NASCAR is a "what have you done for me lately?" sport, and Kahne's performance has definitely slipped over the past few seasons. (more...)
Jets WR Quincy Enunwa out for season, report says Jets WR Quincy Enunwa out for season, report says
- August 07, 2017

The wide receiver fell to the turf and when he attempted to get back up, he wobbled and fell down again. "We'll see what happens first", NY coach Todd Bowles said Saturday night, before knowing the severity of Enunwa's injury. 1 receiver. Out of them, Anderson is the only player that has seen an extended amount of playing time. A neck injury has a wide range of outcomes so it may be best to wait until an official statement is released before adjusting your fantasy draft boards. (more...)
4th Test: England set South Africa 380 to level series 4th Test: England set South Africa 380 to level series
- August 07, 2017

England bowling coach Gibson was linked with the post by several British media outlets during Friday's first day of the fourth Test against South Africa at Old Trafford. England made 362 and bowled South Africa out for 226, wrapping up the South African first innings early on Day 3. The Durham opener went on to make a painstaking 18 from 63 balls before he was put of his misery by Kagiso Rabada, Hashim Amla taking the chance at slip following a awful shot. (more...)
Diego Costa has waited for too long…time to make a move happen Diego Costa has waited for too long…time to make a move happen
- August 07, 2017

Cardoso told Spanish publication EFE: "We are going to use all legal mechanisms to hold Chelsea accountable for his behavior, making it possible for Diego Costa to leave". "He will formally request the transfer". "When he was already with the Spain national team [for a friendly against Colombia last June] and before travelling to Brazil to enjoy his holidays, he was released from Chelsea by SMS by the coach Antonio Conte ". (more...)
Arsenal beat 10-man Chelsea on penalties to win Community Shield
- August 07, 2017

Arsenal's front three of record signing Alexandre Lacazette , Danny Welbeck and Alex Iwobi moved around fluidly in the first half to create numerous chances. I believe today is the first time that you have seen physically that he is ready. Conte admitted his frustration with the game, which also saw a penalty shout from Willian turned down when referee Bobby Madley adjudged the Brazilian to have dived. (more...)
Houston Nutt Reportedly Offers to Settle Defamation Lawsuit with Ole Miss Houston Nutt Reportedly Offers to Settle Defamation Lawsuit with Ole Miss
- August 07, 2017

Former Ole Miss head coach Houston Nutt is not seeking any personal compensation from his lawsuit against the school, but instead wants $500,000 from Ole Miss to help fund a commission on integrity in MS college sports, according to a lawsuit obtained by Yahoo! Nutt's attorney, Thomas Mars of Little Rock, Arkansas , wouldn't confirm details of the proposed settlement, which he sent to Ole Miss officials on Friday. (more...)
Siemian, Lynch share top quarterback spot in Broncos' first depth chart Siemian, Lynch share top quarterback spot in Broncos' first depth chart
- August 07, 2017

But it does mean that Lynch has some work cut out for him to overtake Siemian, a guy who was going to go undrafted in 2015 if not for Gary Kubiak taking a gamble on him. "The games matter. The games start Thursday". Joseph finished by insisting that there is now no leader in the race to be the Broncos' starting quarterback in 2017. (more...)
Barcelona accused of Barcelona accused of "blackmail" by Neymar Sr over €26million loyalty bonus
- August 07, 2017

Neymar Sr told COPE: " Imagine a place where you are the protagonist of a club, where you are the idol of that club and everyone wants to transform you into the star that you do not want to be ". Speaking to the press for the first time since Neymar paid his 222 million Euro buyout clause, Valverde, who only took over at the Camp Nou at the start of the summer, said "we would have liked for him to stay", reports Xinhua news agency. (more...)
Vince Wilfork announces retirement, farewell tailgate party at Gillette in hilarious video Vince Wilfork announces retirement, farewell tailgate party at Gillette in hilarious video
- August 07, 2017

Wilfork was drafted by the Patriots in 2004 and became a staple of the team's defensive line for over a decade. He started every game he played as a Texan, even while his career and his abilities were slowly winding down. Wilfork declared the end of his career in a tweet that also served as an advertisement for Kingsford Charcoal, saying he would hold a "farewell tailgate" before the New England Patriots open the regular season against the Kansas City Chiefs on September 7 at Gillette Stadium. (more...)
IAAF Worlds: Okagbare Fails At 100m Semis Again, Set For Long Jump IAAF Worlds: Okagbare Fails At 100m Semis Again, Set For Long Jump
- August 07, 2017

Ahye is the woman to beat in this group with 10.82 seconds season and personal best. In the shot put, Enekwechi Chukwuebuka's 19.72 throw was not enough to see him in the final. In a stacked heat 3 of the semifinals, Okagbare and Bowie will battle Ivory Coast duo Marie-Josee Ta Lou and Murielle Ahoure, Great Britain's Asha Philips and Jamaica's Natasha Morrison. (more...)
Simeone rules out Atletico Madrid return for Diego Costa Simeone rules out Atletico Madrid return for Diego Costa
- August 07, 2017

The attacker has not reported for pre-season duty and is working on his fitness by himself as Chelsea prepare for their first Premier League match of the new season this weekend. The fact is [Diego Costa] is still with Chelsea. 'The most important thing to me is the work of my club in general, not only in training. I have to work with what I have. (more...)
Paige VanZant vs. Jessica Eye in the works for UFC 216 Paige VanZant vs. Jessica Eye in the works for UFC 216
- August 07, 2017

UFC 216 is set to take place on October 7th at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. She's coming off a loss to Michelle Waterson at UFC on Fox 22 that saw her choked out in the very first round. He most recent win came against Leslie Smith in 2014 when Smith's ear all but exploded during the fight, leading to a doctor's stoppage. Eye is on a four-fight losing skid that includes defeats to former champion Miesha Tate, Julianna Pena and former title contenders Sara McMann and Bethe Correia. (more...)
Anquan Boldin signing with Bills Anquan Boldin signing with Bills
- August 07, 2017

Coming from the Detroit Lions , Boldin scored eight touchdowns and had 67 receptions last season. In 14 National Football League seasons with the Cardinals (2003-09), Ravens (2010-12), 49ers (2013-15) and Lions, Boldin has 1,076 receptions for 13,779 and 82 touchdowns and was named to the Pro Bowl three times. (more...)
Jarvis Landry Investigated For Domestic Battery Jarvis Landry Investigated For Domestic Battery
- August 07, 2017

Dolphins head coach Adam Gase confirmed the investigation after Monday's practice. Andy Slater was first to report the incident. The investigation of the three-year National Football League veteran stems from an incident that allegedly occurred earlier this year at Landry's Fort Lauderdale apartment. (more...)
Steven Gerrard makes admission about Liverpool's potential business this summer Steven Gerrard makes admission about Liverpool's potential business this summer
- August 07, 2017

Liverpool rebuffed a £72 million approach for the Brazilian playmaker last motnh and have repeatedly maintained that he is not for sale at any price. There are other problems, however. I think Klopp may have some cards up his sleeve [in terms of transfers]. "We've always said that until 31 August, we'll run through the world with open eyes, that's clear, but it's not us alone who decides about these things". (more...)
Lampard blasts Chelsea for selling Matic to Manchester United Lampard blasts Chelsea for selling Matic to Manchester United
- August 07, 2017

Mark Lawrenson added: "I think he'll be knocking on the chief executive's door at Chelsea and saying "look we lost that game we definitely need some players" - I couldn't agree with Chris more. Arsenal won 4-1 on penalties, clinical from the spot while goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois blazed over after unexpectedly taking Chelsea's second kick, with new boy Alvaro Morata also missing. (more...)
Tori Bowie claims 100m gold in thrilling final Tori Bowie claims 100m gold in thrilling final
- August 07, 2017

A night after American Justin Gatlin shocked Usain Bolt in the men's final, Bowie went one better than a year ago in Rio as her ideal dip on the line nicked the race from Ta Lou by one-hundredth of a second. Carolin Schäfer finished 88 points behind Nafi Thiam, who added a world championship gold medal to her Olympic title. "I was just trying to leave it all on the track", said Bowie in an interview with NBC's Lewis Johnson. (more...)
Russian Oligarch Abramovich, Wife Separate Russian Oligarch Abramovich, Wife Separate
- August 07, 2017

As the publication noted, "stewardess Irina Malandina married the director of cooperative Uyut, which produced rubber toys, and divorced with the oil trader, the owner of Sibneft, Evraz, the Chelsea football club and the governor of Chukotka". (more...)
Brighton break club transfer record to sign Dutch midfielder Brighton break club transfer record to sign Dutch midfielder
- August 07, 2017

The Daily Mail report that Brighton are poised to sign PSV Eindhoven midfielder Davy Propper , with the Dutch global set to arrive for a medical with the Seagulls imminently. Davy has played a number of matches in the Champions League for PSV, as well as global football for the Netherlands. "We are absolutely delighted to welcome him to the club". (more...)
Sebastian Coe thinks Justin Gatlin should have been banned for life Sebastian Coe thinks Justin Gatlin should have been banned for life
- August 07, 2017

He added: "The people booing need to read the reports". He said: "He gets invited into schools all the time and does lots of talks". The streaker, with "Peace and Love" written on his chest and "Drug Free for Mom" written on his back, appeared in front of thousands of spectators waiting to witness Bolt's 100m farewell at London Stadium. (more...)
Italy's Sara Errani Banned For Doping Violation Italy's Sara Errani Banned For Doping Violation
- August 07, 2017

Errani's mother had been using the drug as part of her treatment for breast cancer and had left pills on a kitchen worktop where food was prepared. "On 18 April 2017, Ms. Errani's results between February and June have been wiped and she has forfeited all prize money and ranking points that she accumulated during that period. (more...)
Neymar: I Didn't Quit Barca To Be Main Man Neymar: I Didn't Quit Barca To Be Main Man
- August 07, 2017

This season we won't speak anymore about MSN but about a team. We had players like Kubala, Maradona, Cruyff, Schuster and Ronaldinho. 'We thought there was a chance that Neymar could go and for that reason we raised his buy-out clause, ' he was quoted by Marca as saying on Monday. (more...)
Former Chicago Cubs Manager Don Baylor Dies at 68 Former Chicago Cubs Manager Don Baylor Dies at 68
- August 07, 2017

After he retired as a player in 1988 after one season with the Oakland Athletics , he spent nine seasons as a manager in the majors. In his career, he hit 338 home runs driving in 1276 RBIs with a.260 batting average in 8198 at-bats. His teams made the postseason seven times, though he'd only get one World Series ring with the 1987 Twins. Following stints as the hitting coach for the Milwaukee Brewers and St. (more...)