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Harmanpreet Kaur ruled out of England's T20 Super League Harmanpreet Kaur ruled out of England's T20 Super League
- August 01, 2017

Harmanpreet was set to represent the Surrey Stars in the league. In the report, she is quoted as saying, "I was in bad shape in the later stages of the World Cup but the physios got me going". "I was really looking forward to playing alongside England's World Cup winning cricketers - Natalie Sciver, Tammy Beaumont, Laura Marsh and Alex Hartley", she further stated. (more...)
Usain Bolt favourite to win at London event, says Donovan Bailey Usain Bolt favourite to win at London event, says Donovan Bailey
- August 01, 2017

So I think if anyone raises their game - even myself - anything can happen. It's just not going to happen. CJ UJAH believes if he had not watched Usain Bolt win Olympic gold on TV in 2008, he would not be lining up against him now. "I'm determined to be the best". "That's the mark of a veteran, even though he has been in the sport not too long", said the Olympic gold medallist in 2004 and runner-up behind Bolt in Rio past year. (more...)
PSG want to dump Barca replacement for Neymar PSG want to dump Barca replacement for Neymar
- August 01, 2017

Neymar clashed with teammate and new signing Nelson Semedo during a session in Miami on Friday, further fuelling speculation that the move is reaching its conclusion. 'I try to keep him calm because in these times when you listen to people from all over you can go insane. 'I told him one thing, which is to be courageous, as this world is for the fearless. (more...)
Kraft Promises 'Surprise' For Patriots' Fifth Super Bowl Banner Kraft Promises 'Surprise' For Patriots' Fifth Super Bowl Banner
- August 01, 2017

This will be Goodell's first known appearance in Foxborough since the 2015 AFC championship game, otherwise known as the Deflategate game. "We had a high-class problem because we had no more room to put banners", Patriots owner Robert Kraft said on Sirius XM NFL Radio's " Movin' the Chains " on Monday. (more...)
Atletico coy on talk of return for Diego Costa Atletico coy on talk of return for Diego Costa
- August 01, 2017

Simeone has now indicated that a January deal could be in the offing. "What's important is the players we have right now". "The team is trying to keep all the players here and the players want to stay with Atletico to achieve better goals and get better as a team". (more...)
Manchester United and Barcelona interest in Antoine Griezmann pleases Diego Simeone Manchester United and Barcelona interest in Antoine Griezmann pleases Diego Simeone
- August 01, 2017

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone has today revealed his thoughts on the interest of Barcelona and other top sides in Antoine Griezmann . Manchester United were known fans of the forward, while Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain were also linked. (more...)
Bayern Munich vs Liverpool
- August 01, 2017

I think we can play a little bit better. "It's all good, otherwise we could not be fourth last season and we would not be this good as a team", he added, continuing to talk about his support staff the way most would the players. Liverpool are back in the Champions League for the first time since the 2009-10 season and will join fellow English sides Chelsea, Tottenham, Manchester City and Manchester United in the competition should they progress from their play-off tie. (more...)
Farooq Sattar announces to vote for Shahiq Khaqan in PM elections
- August 01, 2017

The Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) following the apex court's verdict had announced Punjab Chief Minister and Nawaz Sharif's younger brother Shehbaz Sharif as the next Prime Minister of Pakistan . He was elected after the death of his father, Khaqan Abbasi - the then minister of production. Five candidates other than Abbasi were in the fray to contest the election at the specially convened session of the house on Tuesday afternoon. (more...)
Man knocks out valet with single punch during dispute Man knocks out valet with single punch during dispute
- August 01, 2017

Hotel guests identified the assailant as John Kiernan, a former Atlanta police officer. Kiernan told our NBC affiliate in the area that Rodriguez was disrespectful and wanted to fight. "Generally speaking, the police department does not conduct follow-up investigations on misdemeanor crimes, but did so on this case due to the egregious and allegedly unprovoked nature of this attack", he said in his statement. (more...)
Better Neymar or €300m? Here's Iniesta's response
- August 01, 2017

Earlier on Friday, Neymar was filmed clashing with new Barca right-back Semedo in training as speculation increases that the switch to PSG is imminent. "It is an important decision for him and these are the types of decisions that men must make". "PSG can not have figures in which PSG's commercial rights exceed those of Real Madrid and Barcelona", said Tebas. (more...)
The 2028 Olympic Games Are Headed To California — GET TRAINING The 2028 Olympic Games Are Headed To California — GET TRAINING
- August 01, 2017

It will bring the Games back to Los Angeles for a third time , after the city hosted in 1932 and 1984. The final decision and announcement on which cites would host which Games was scheduled to be made at an International Olympic Committee meeting in Peru in September, but the negotiations appear to have morphed into full agreements on hosting duties before that meeting. (more...)
Leon Britton: 'Gylfi Sigurdsson exit would be a massive blow' Leon Britton: 'Gylfi Sigurdsson exit would be a massive blow'
- August 01, 2017

The Icelandic midfielder has been a target for the Blues throughout the summer, having already seen two offers for Sigurdsson worth £40m ($52.5m) and £45m ($59.5m) rebuffed with the Welsh side holding out on their £50m ($66.1m) valuation . (more...)
Tyron Woodley wants apology from Dana White, threatens to 'start leaking s-' Tyron Woodley wants apology from Dana White, threatens to 'start leaking s-'
- August 01, 2017

All three judges scored it for Woodley: 50-45, 49-46 and 49-46. You take no risks, you get no rewards'. The crowd chanted "this is boring" during the final round. "I better get it". Fast forward to fight week in Anaheim where White said the victor of Tyron Woodley vs. Demian Maia on Saturday night at UFC 214 would face St-Pierre next, which even shocked Woodley when he said it at the final press conference. (more...)
Trio Of Pirates Named To USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Trio Of Pirates Named To USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
- August 01, 2017

The IWU men's team had a grade-point average of 3.33 and the women's team was at 3.31. Christopher Miles, Jalen Tolbert and Caleb Williams all earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors. For the outdoor season, a student-athlete must have participated in any round of the NCAA Division I Championships (including preliminary rounds). Powell earned the honor for the second straight season after clinching berths in the 400m to both the indoor and outdoor NCAA Championships. (more...)
Manchester United to feature Tinder on shirt sleeve in £12m deal Manchester United to feature Tinder on shirt sleeve in £12m deal
- August 01, 2017

Dating service via the app is about to receive a major boost as the English Premier League giants are contemplating having Tinder on board as their jersey sleeve sponsors. Chevrolet are United's main sponsor at the moment, paying the club £50m-a-year. The dating app has 50million registered users and has already opened up a partnership with Italian outfit Napoli . (more...)
1 killed in boat race at St. Clair Riverfest 1 killed in boat race at St. Clair Riverfest
- August 01, 2017

All boats were removed from the water and the race was halted. The race had been watched Sunday afternoon by thousands of people on the Canadian side of the river. "Nobody was more passionate, he did the most with the least and he was a fierce competitor". Holmes is the first fatality to occur during the 23-year history of the power boat race, Buckley said. (more...)
Razak Brimah joins South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns Razak Brimah joins South African giants Mamelodi Sundowns
- August 01, 2017

The African champions are spending the week in the North West Province as they prepare for their MTN8 opener with Maritzburg United at Lucas Moripe Stadium on August 13. Most recently, Brimah was Ghana's number one goalkeeper at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations held in Gabon earlier this year, and will be seen as a suitable replacement for the recently departed Wayne Sandilands . (more...)
New York Yankees vs New York Yankees vs
- August 01, 2017

Fortunately for the Yankees, Severino was OK and Donohue went back to the dugout. Chase Headley and Todd Frazier each drove in two runs and Aaron Judge hit his 34th home run for the Yankees, who have won seven of eight. Todd Frazier followed with a two-run single to make it 4-1. Aaron Judge belts a solo home run against during the fifth inning Monday. Holder's one-day stay was as a replacement for long reliever Luis Cessa, who was optioned back to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre after Sunday's ... (more...)
Carmelo Anthony Posts Sexy Pic of Estranged Wife La La Carmelo Anthony Posts Sexy Pic of Estranged Wife La La
- August 01, 2017

You're not with somebody that long, and it just goes out the window. "Not right now . You know marriages are tough ... it's filled with ups and downs". As for her status with Anthony, she said the two remain "the best of friends." This social media move is particularly inneresting as Mr. and Mrs. (more...)
Madras High Court dismisses appeal against NEET Madras High Court dismisses appeal against NEET
- August 01, 2017

However, the state government is likely to move to the Supreme Court against the Madras High Court order. "We only hope and trust that the process of admission to MBBS/BDS courses for the academic year 2017-18 will not be delayed any further.", it said. (more...)
Man United announces signing of Nemanja Matic Man United announces signing of Nemanja Matic
- August 01, 2017

The defensive midfielder is also the flawless player to protect the back four. "To work with Jose Mourinho once again was an opportunity I couldn't turn down", he added. I missed the Champions League previous year, so this competition is something special. Talks between United and Chelsea over a fee have taken some time, with the clubs initially substantially apart over the price. (more...)
Alves scores on debut as PSG beat Monaco in Super Cup Alves scores on debut as PSG beat Monaco in Super Cup
- August 01, 2017

PSG will need to pay Neymar's release clause at Barcelona to sign the winger but it seems the French team are prepared to part with the €222m required to get the Brazilian. That was before Dani Alves stepped up the second half, sparking a comeback by first netting a cracking free-kick and then teeing up Adrien Rabiot for the victor. (more...)
South African teams join expanded Pro14 for new season South African teams join expanded Pro14 for new season
- August 01, 2017

A long-term strategic agreement has been signed by both parties which will allow the participation of two South African franchises in the renamed PRO14 Championship. The 21-game season will be completed by two additional rounds of matches, ensuring Welsh and Irish teams retain their current six derbies each. The fixtures for the 207/18 season have been drafted and are set to be confirmed in the week beginning August 7th once televised fixtures have been confirmed. (more...)
Hearts head coach Ian Cathro leaves club after cup exit Hearts head coach Ian Cathro leaves club after cup exit
- August 01, 2017

The Tynecastle club confirmed their decision in a statement on their website this morning. Hearts have sacked head coach Ian Cathro after seven months in charge. And this has ultimately proven to be the last straw for the Hearts board ahead of the opening game of the league campaign against Celtic. "A further statement will be made tomorrow in relation to management plans for this weekend's Ladbrokes Premiership match against Celtic and longer term". (more...)
New PM for Pakistan on Tuesday New PM for Pakistan on Tuesday
- August 01, 2017

But his foes slammed PML-N's plans as dynastic and undemocratic, while opposition leader Imran Khan called them a form of "monarchy". Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader and interim Prime Minister candidate Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Sunday dismissed the allegations of possessing illegal wealth and challenged his critics to prove irregularities in his finances. (more...)
Mithali Raj gifted BMW for leading India to World Cup final Mithali Raj gifted BMW for leading India to World Cup final
- August 01, 2017

Mithali played in her fifth and final World Cup for India, captaining her team for the second time but unfortunately could not lay her hands on the coveted trophy. V Chamundeswaranath , a former chief selector of the junior Indian cricket team., gifted Mithali with a black BMW 320d auto on Tuesday for leading India to runners-up finish at the ICC Women's World Cup in England in July. (more...)
Maria Sharapova wins her opening match at Bank of the West Maria Sharapova wins her opening match at Bank of the West
- August 01, 2017

The Russian responded with fervour and won the next set 6-0. Maria Sharapova hits a running forehand during her first-round match at the 2017 Bank of the West Classic . The 30-year-old was on court for two hours and four minutes in beating the world No 80 6-1 4-6 6-0. " I feel like I just want to hug everyone and say thank you ", said Sharapova , ranked 171st in the world. (more...)
Resident Evil Revelations 1 & 2 Are Coming To Switch Later This Year Resident Evil Revelations 1 & 2 Are Coming To Switch Later This Year
- August 01, 2017

Oddly enough. It'll come in a collection called " Resident Evil Revelations Collection " which will include a cartridge for Revelations 1 but a Digital Download voucher for Revelations 2. We're unsure on how many of these additions will be included in the Nintendo Switch version, but we do hope to see some improvements over the Wii U port. (more...)
Victor Lindelof happy with Manchester United pre-season form Victor Lindelof happy with Manchester United pre-season form
- August 01, 2017

Lukaku scored 25 times in 36 games in the Premier League last season - only Tottenham Hotspur star Harry Kane scored more times than the Belgian star. Gunners manager Arsene Wenger said on Sunday - in the wake of Arsenal's 2-1 loss to Sevilla in which the France worldwide scored - that Lacazette would need time to adapt to life in the Prem. (more...)
NY asks for proposals to develop land around Belmont track NY asks for proposals to develop land around Belmont track
- August 01, 2017

Two parcels totaling roughly 36 acres are up for grabs, both now covered by "vacant and underutilized parking lots", according to the Empire State Development Corp., Albany's main economic-development engine. Developers now have about two months to submit proposals for the site. Potential respondents had better giddy-up: Albany will accept responses only through 2 p.m. (more...)