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Krunic stuns Britain's No.1 Konta in US Open first round Krunic stuns Britain's No.1 Konta in US Open first round
- August 29, 2017

In my case it is not about the tennis, it is about getting my stuff together. The Briton clinched the decisive first break of the match in the eighth game of the opening set to lead 5-3 before serving out to win it 6-3 in 37 minutes. She has done little of note since, but is a fearless ball striker and a player who can take advantage of a big name having a bad day. The world number seven made only 45% of first serves against Krunic, ranked 78, with the Serb the more aggressive player as ... (more...)
Jurgen Klopp says more signings 'are really possible' before transfer deadline Jurgen Klopp says more signings 'are really possible' before transfer deadline
- August 28, 2017

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted the club have done all they can to make signings in the summer transfer window, and hinted there could be more activity at Anfield before next week's deadline. Those emotions may hinge on whether his club can hang on to Philippe Coutinho with Barcelona's interest lingering despite Liverpool having turned down three bids. (more...)
Arsene Wenger's Never Played Three At Back - Liverpool Legend Savages Clueless Arsenal Arsene Wenger's Never Played Three At Back - Liverpool Legend Savages Clueless Arsenal
- August 28, 2017

A club with the money and talent such as Arsenal should be performing better than this during the #english premier league , but it's not happening. Arsene Wenger sent on Alexandre Lacazette and Olivier Giroud to try to salvage something from the game. "But I want to give him this rest and I want to have Loris in this game". (more...)
MI unveils all-maize uniform combination for Florida game MI unveils all-maize uniform combination for Florida game
- August 28, 2017

The game will be held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas , and is the flawless showcase for a duo of deeply saturated uniforms that express the heritage and future of each program. "Michigan will wear a new all-maize uniform in celebration of the University of Michigan Bicentennial and in honor of the 150-year anniversary of the school's official colors: maize and blue", the school said via news release. (more...)
Broncos 'exploring options' after injury to QB Paxton Lynch Broncos 'exploring options' after injury to QB Paxton Lynch
- August 28, 2017

The person, who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team hadn't addressed the issue publicly, said Lynch won't need surgery. The Broncos had interest in trading for Colin Kaepernick during the 2016 offseason. In light of Lynch's diagnosis, the Broncos will explore their options for a backup signal caller. (more...)
Browns rookie Kizer undaunted by team's past QB failures Browns rookie Kizer undaunted by team's past QB failures
- August 28, 2017

Kizer's exhibition numbers aren't overly impressive, but numbers don't really matter in preseason. Jackson saw a lot of positives in his quarterback of the future. He is going to learn a lot and gain a lot of experience, and the only way you get that is by playing. And I think we get that. "I think he has a feel and a moxie in the pocket", Jackson said. (more...)
Wenger Bemoans Arsenal's 'Disastrous' Display In Liverpool Rout Wenger Bemoans Arsenal's 'Disastrous' Display In Liverpool Rout
- August 28, 2017

Mohamed Salah raced through to make it 3-0 in the second-half, capitalising on more awful Arsenal defending, before substitute Daniel Sturridge put the icing on the cake. Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has heaped praise on Emre Can following his performance during the Reds win over Arsenal . Liverpool qualified for the Champions League with a 4-2 second-leg win in their qualifying game. (more...)
Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez 'loves to be here' - Arsene Wenger Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez 'loves to be here' - Arsene Wenger
- August 28, 2017

Danny Welbeck possesses many fantastic qualities - his work rate, ability on the ball and physical prowess make him a nightmare for defenders to play against but goalkeepers tend to sleep more easily than they should due to his often wayward finishing. (more...)
Tottenham agree deal for Juan Foyth as defender reveals Mauricio Pochettino influence
- August 28, 2017

Estudiantes defender Juan Foyth has told El Dia that he chose to join Tottenham Hotspur after encouraging words from manager Mauricio Pochettino . I think he's young but with fantastic history and background. Renowned for his composure on the ball, Foyth can also play as a defensive-midfielder if required and broke into the Estudiantes side last season, making seven league appearances. (more...)
Cavs Want Jayson Tatum Or Jaylen Brown Added To Kyrie Irving Trade Cavs Want Jayson Tatum Or Jaylen Brown Added To Kyrie Irving Trade
- August 28, 2017

Last Tuesday night, the Cavaliers and Celtics made official - but not complete - their trade of Kyrie Irving for Isaiah Thomas , Jae Crowder , Ante Zizic and the Nets' 2018 first-round pick. As such, they are only willing to part with an additional second-round pick. Wojnarowski added that the Celtics adding either of those players to the trade is "very unlikely" and it's much more probable that they would take from their "war chest" of draft picks. (more...)
Liverpool, Chelsea & Arsenal Set For Transfer Battle After £60m Star Demands Move Liverpool, Chelsea & Arsenal Set For Transfer Battle After £60m Star Demands Move
- August 28, 2017

Managers are now pressing ahead with their plans for the final days of the summer transfer window so we'll bring you all the latest news and gossip from around the globe. Van Dijk's future at St Mary's has been the subject of much speculation all summer as he's been training away from the first team squad after handing in a formal transfer request earlier this month. (more...)
Chiefs acquire LB Reggie Ragland from Bills Chiefs acquire LB Reggie Ragland from Bills
- August 28, 2017

Ragland, who played just three defensive snaps in the Bills' preseason game against the Ravens on Saturday, was a 2016 second-round pick of the franchise under then general manager Doug Whaley. In addition to the fourth-round pick in 2019, the Bills also hold Kansas City's No. 1 selection in the 2018 draft. Ultimately, Ragland could step in for veteran Derrick Johnson, a 12-year veteran coming off a torn Achilles tendon. (more...)
Man City's Roberts seals second Celtic loan spell Man City's Roberts seals second Celtic loan spell
- August 28, 2017

Roberts has always been expected to return to Celtic Park after turning down options in the Premier League (Southampton) and France (Nice), but things had gone quiet recently, with coach Brendan Rodgers even unsure how his club's pursuit would pan out. (more...)
Astros, Rangers Travel To Dallas Instead Of Houston
- August 28, 2017

One wonders if it wouldn't be possible for the Astros to simply move their series against the Rangers to the Rangers' home park in Arlington - both clubs are now in Dallas awaiting word on were to go - and then swap out the Rangers-Astros series scheduled for Arlington in late September to Houston, which will be in better shape by then. (more...)
Klopp excited by Liverpool's Champions League draw Klopp excited by Liverpool's Champions League draw
- August 28, 2017

Mane loves scoring against Arsenal and will continue to cause all sort of problems for Arsene Wenger. When is Liverpool vs Arsenal? The match will be played at Anfield. There's only one place to start this weekend and it's Anfield, for Liverpool vs. Arsenal this Sunday. Games between these two clubs in the Premier League have produced 17 goals in the 90 minute or later; more than any other fixture. (more...)
Rafael Nadal to head into US Open as World No.1 Rafael Nadal to head into US Open as World No.1
- August 28, 2017

Open because she is pregnant. "But I think Andy will still play for a few more years". Provided his dodgy hip holds up, Andy Murray will begin his US Open campaign next week with his sights on another grand slam title. 2 seeding and automatically would be in the bottom half of the bracket, setting up the possibility of a final between him and Nadal. The Swiss won in NY for five years in a row between 2004 and 2008, beating Murray the last time, but has not lifted the trophy since. (more...)
Back at Western Kentucky Back at Western Kentucky
- August 28, 2017

Because about one month after leaving Western Kentucky , the five-star center is back at school. However, there were concerns that Robinson would not be eligible to play at another school this season due to the fact that he attended summer school at Western Kentucky . (more...)
Super-sub Marcus Rashford extends Manchester United winning run Super-sub Marcus Rashford extends Manchester United winning run
- August 28, 2017

At one stage, it looked as if Leicester would hold on for a point, with their goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel saving a penalty from Romelu Lukaku early in the second half. "The speculation will be there on all our players", he said. While overtaken in one respect, Peter - who retired after spells with Sporting CP, Aston Villa and Manchester City - can still take solace in the five Premier League titles, three FA Cups and the Champions League crown he won with the Red Devils. (more...)
Rafael dos Anjos Challenges Conor McGregor, Claims They Have Unfinished Business Rafael dos Anjos Challenges Conor McGregor, Claims They Have Unfinished Business
- August 28, 2017

Brady said he missed Saturday's hyped match between Mayweather and Conor McGregor due to a friend's wedding. Even though McGregor proved he could box it's more likely that he will return to the UFC where he still has a lightweight championship to defend. (more...)
Miami coach Adam Gase says WR Jarvis Landry won't be traded
- August 28, 2017

Gase made it clear that what Landry brings to the offense is both tangible and intangible. "I did talk to him", said Gase. "And if something that's not true comes out like that, then I'm going to deal with it". The Dolphins, which presently have a little over $4 million in cap space available, are not in position extend Landry's contract now, and likely won't be in position to use the franchise tag in 2018 because Miami already has $180 million committed to 61 players. (more...)
Joining the team as an assistant head coach - Hamilton Tiger-Cats Joining the team as an assistant head coach - Hamilton Tiger-Cats
- August 28, 2017

The move comes days after Hamilton promoted former Hawaii and SMU coach June Jones to head following a 0-8 start. Briles was recently removed as a defendant in a Title IX lawsuit against Baylor. Briles coached the Bears for eight seasons, featuring six bowl appearances. Art Briles has landed a coaching job... in Canada. He was erroneously mentioned in connection with Auburn's open offensive coordinator position by some before the hiring of Chip Lindsey. (more...)
Bale better at Real - Coleman Bale better at Real - Coleman
- August 28, 2017

The toxic atmosphere and the emergence of Asensio will revive hope among Bale's suitors that a deal could yet happen before the close of the transfer window on Thursday. Jose Mourinho admitted earlier this summer that interest remains. It's now being reported that Man United are after Real Madrid star Gareth Bale . (more...)
Martin Keown sends message to Man United fans about Anthony Martial Martin Keown sends message to Man United fans about Anthony Martial
- August 28, 2017

It had threatened to be a frustrating afternoon for United, who dominated throughout but found clear-cut chances hard to come by. Writing in his column for the Daily Mail , Keown said: "United have started the season incredibly well and what has impressed me is how their substitutes are keen to join the party as quickly as possible after coming on". (more...)
Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne roped in Sri Lanka ODI Upul Tharanga suspended Dinesh Chandimal, Lahiru Thirimanne roped in Sri Lanka ODI Upul Tharanga suspended
- August 28, 2017

Having already secured a 2-0 lead, India will look to seal the series against Sri Lanka in the third of five-match One-Day International (ODI) series at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Sunday. However he batted on in discomfort and was eventually out for 31 as India won by six wickets to take an unassailable three-nil in the five-match series . (more...)
Renato Sanches requests Bayern exit Renato Sanches requests Bayern exit
- August 28, 2017

Carlo Ancelotti's men have now won their first two Bundesliga matches and travel to play Hoffenheim in their next game after the worldwide break. That kind of money certainly wouldn't be out of reach for Liverpool as they were bidding well in excess of £43m for Keita but it remains to be seen whether Klopp would be willing to match Bayern's supposed asking price. (more...)
Liverpool agree club record deal to sign Naby Keïta Liverpool agree club record deal to sign Naby Keïta
- August 28, 2017

The 22 year old midfielder will now be the focus of intense scrutiny from reds supporters in the Bundesliga season ahead. With Liverpool fans waking up the next morning to the news of a club record-breaking bid for Monaco's Thomas Lemar , it was later reported that one of their main summer targets was in the United Kingdom for his medical for the club. (more...)
Borussia Dortmund sign Andriy Yarmolenko from Dynamo Kiev Borussia Dortmund sign Andriy Yarmolenko from Dynamo Kiev
- August 28, 2017

The Ukraine worldwide joins BVB on a four-year contract after 339 competitive games for Kiev. The Ukraine worldwide - named his country's Footballer of the Year three times - has been given the number nine shirt at Signal Iduna Park. He's also bagged 29 goals in 60 appearances for the Ukraine national team and the Leningrad-born star would provide Die Schwarzgelben with considerable experience on the big stage as well as goals galore. (more...)
Kobe Bryant challenges John Wall, Giannis Antetokounmpo Kobe Bryant challenges John Wall, Giannis Antetokounmpo
- August 28, 2017

On Sunday, Bryant granted Antetokounmpo's request with a challenge to win Kia NBA MVP. He told Kendrick Lamar to have his record label revolutionize the music program at Centennial High School. Bryant challenged Felix to coach sprinters for the Special Olympics and Sherman to record the Seahawks' single season interceptions record. The shoe collection launched globally Thursday (Aug. (more...)
Avis Budget Group Inc (NASDAQ:CAR) Stock Sentiment Worsens Avis Budget Group Inc (NASDAQ:CAR) Stock Sentiment Worsens
- August 28, 2017

The stock is performing 27.91% year to date. Avis Budget Group Incorporated (NASDAQ:CAR) had a decrease of 5.91% in short interest. (NASDAQ:CAR) stock went up with a prior 52-week high of $41.53. Pembroke Jeffrey A sold $344,100 worth of stock or 2,775 shares. The insider KEANE JOHN J sold $2.92M. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating, five have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. (more...)
Verstappen on Red Bull future: 'Can't call it bad luck anymore' Verstappen on Red Bull future: 'Can't call it bad luck anymore'
- August 28, 2017

Fresh from finishing third in the Belgian Grand Prix , Daniel Ricciardo may have got a little carried away in the post-race press conference. He parked the vehicle in front of thousands of Dutch fans - 80,000 arrived to create a massed "orange army" in a crowd of 125,000 - at Eau Rouge."I can't believe it", said the son of former Benetton driver Jos Verstappen. (more...)