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Oklahoma women to open Big 12 play vs Oklahoma women to open Big 12 play vs
- August 31, 2017

Then, its' first road game will be against Baylor , last year's Big 12 champions. Oklahoma will open conference play on December 28 against Texas at the Lloyd Noble Center and close it at Texas on February 27. OU, coming off a 23-10 season, also added a home exhibition game against Central Oklahoma, Nov. 3 . Oklahoma City's Chesapeake Energy Arena will host the 2018 Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Championship for the sixth time. (more...)
Jadon Sancho finalises move to Borussia Dortmund from Manchester City Jadon Sancho finalises move to Borussia Dortmund from Manchester City
- August 31, 2017

Click through the gallery above to see the first photos of Jadon Sancho in a Dortmund shirt . 17-year-old attacking talent Sancho can play in a variety of positions, including behind a main striker or on either wing. Speaking about the signing, via ESPN , Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc is delighted to acquire his services: "We are delighted that Jadon Sancho , now one of the biggest talents in European football, by all means wants to and will play for BVB". (more...)
National Basketball Association fines Lakers $500K for violating anti-tampering rules with Paul George National Basketball Association fines Lakers $500K for violating anti-tampering rules with Paul George
- August 31, 2017

The Los Angeles Lakers got a little bit out ahead of themselves in the pursuit of Paul George , earning the team a staggering $500,000 fine for violating the league's anti-tampering rules. The investigation was filed by the Indiana Pacers and was conducted by an independent law firm. This prompted the Pacers to trade George to Oklahoma City (for a not so great return). (more...)
Get ready to see 6-second ads on the National Football League on Fox Get ready to see 6-second ads on the National Football League on Fox
- August 31, 2017

And it's hoping to work them in organically during breaks that have the traditional 15 and 30 second commercials. Fox joined YouTube in endorsing the shorter commercial unit and first aired a six-second spot during its Teen Choice Award show earlier this month. (more...)
Raheem Sterling Signals Ready To Make Arsenal Move
- August 31, 2017

Sanchez's saga has been one of the longest-running ones of this window and his future has yet to be resolved at the Emirates but the £50 million bid was rejected outright. To the surprise of everyone, Alexis Sanchez himself liked the tweet about staying at Arsenal and has thrown everything into question once again. (more...)
Britons remembering Princess Diana 20 years after fatal auto crash Britons remembering Princess Diana 20 years after fatal auto crash
- August 31, 2017

Recalling their conversation, Richard told the Daily Mail he was in Knightsbridge and pulled over to speak with her. When Diana made a decision to withdraw from public engagements and live a more private life, Julia decided not to follow her anymore. (more...)
Chelsea reportedly agree €25m deal for right-back Chelsea reportedly agree €25m deal for right-back
- August 31, 2017

The move comes after Chelsea reportedly missed out on one of their prime targets Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who signed for Liverpool on Thursday. It looks like the Blues boss has cast his eye to his homeland as the Daily Mail claim Chelsea are closing-in on a £21m deal to sign Torino right-back Zappacosta. (more...)
Sanchez's City Deal Breaks Down Due To Strange Reason Sanchez's City Deal Breaks Down Due To Strange Reason
- August 31, 2017

The 21-year-old France worldwide has been a target for the Gunners for much of the summer, with Liverpool also interested in him. Some reports suggest Arsenal offered as much as £92million for Lemar, who joined Monaco from Caen in 2015. (more...)
Burnley agree fee with Huddersfield for Nahki Wells Burnley agree fee with Huddersfield for Nahki Wells
- August 31, 2017

The Bermuda worldwide had less than 11 months remaining on his contract and Huddersfield have chose to cash in now rather than lose him on a free transfer next summer. According to a report in the Belfast Telegraph , the Huddersfield Town striker is expected to complete a £5 million move to Turf Moor. " Burnley is becoming an established Premier League side". (more...)
R Madhavan opts out of 'Fanney Khan' due to date issues R Madhavan opts out of 'Fanney Khan' due to date issues
- August 31, 2017

As per reports in Mumbai Mirror , the actor is all set to romance Aishwarya Rai in Fanney Khan that also stars veteran actor Anil Kapoor . Earlier, there were rumours of R Madhavan taking up the role. "There will be lots of workshops and readings once I am back", he said. However, he refused to divulge further into the film's details and about his character. (more...)
Arsenal identify three potential replacements for Sanchez Arsenal identify three potential replacements for Sanchez
- August 31, 2017

Arsenal have started seasons poorly in previous years and eventually rescued the situation in the past, but the loss of Sanchez and Oxlade-Chamberlain suggests this ship is sinking at an unprecedented level. August 31 I think. We're three games in and we're literally at crisis point. "And the way the players are performing on the pitch, for him to turn this around....(It's) for himself, for his own sanity. (more...)
Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. (CRZO) Position Raised by Airain ltd
- August 31, 2017

About 49,456 shares traded. It has outperformed by 8.11% the S&P500. Strs Ohio stated it has 0.02% in Carrizo Oil & Gas Inc (NASDAQ:CRZO). The New York-based Adirondack Research & Management Inc. The insider MORTON GERALD A sold $533,196. Airain ltd raised its stake in shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. Another trade for 17,280 shares valued at $486,557 was sold by FISHER JOHN BRADLEY . (more...)
Houston Mayor Imposes Curfew in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey Houston Mayor Imposes Curfew in the Wake of Hurricane Harvey
- August 31, 2017

When he could not find a path, he followed the chain of command to report to the nearest station, in Kingwood. "Things could change by the hour, they could change by the day". Turner said he did not want the city to pay for relief efforts on its own and then seek reimbursement, but rather wants federal funds as soon as possible. (more...)
Oumar Niasse & Eliaquim Mangala: Crystal Palace make offers to Everton & Man City Oumar Niasse & Eliaquim Mangala: Crystal Palace make offers to Everton & Man City
- August 31, 2017

Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho had been Palace's primary defensive target all summer long, but the Londoners have averted their gaze elsewhere after the Reds refused to drop their £30m asking price for the out-of-favour France global. West Bromwich Albion and Leicester City have shown rival interest. In addition to City's desire to boost their chase for in Evans, they are also looking to sell the defender outright. (more...)
Oval cricket ground evacuated after crossbow bolt lands on pitch Oval cricket ground evacuated after crossbow bolt lands on pitch
- August 31, 2017

A County Championship Division One match between Middlesex and Surrey was suspended on Thursday afternoon after a metal-tipped crossbow bolt was sacked onto the pitch during play at the Oval. The umpire ordered the Middlesex and Surrey players to leave the field - with some running to the changing rooms - and play was suspended. Fans were urged to take cover and move inside after the incident, and the County Championship fixture may see no further play. (more...)
Nadal eager to move up gears after slow US Open start Nadal eager to move up gears after slow US Open start
- August 31, 2017

The world number two had looked set to play in NY having practised at Flushing Meadows for a week only to decide after a final hit on Saturday lunchtime that his hip was too sore. The ultimate bomb was dropped when it was revealed how many majors Nadal has won while wearing pink. Nadal, who began his campaign in NY with a straight-sets victory over Dusan Lajovic on Tuesday, also described Murray's decision as "difficult to understand". (more...)
Chelsea reportedly targeting move for Bayern's Rafinha - see why fans are FURIOUS Chelsea reportedly targeting move for Bayern's Rafinha - see why fans are FURIOUS
- August 31, 2017

It is not yet clear whether Chelsea will return with a fresh bid for Rafinha, however. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is in the market for a right-sided player after missing out on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who opted to join Liverpool from Arsenal . (more...)
US Open: Japan's Osaka stuns defending champ Kerber in 1st round US Open: Japan's Osaka stuns defending champ Kerber in 1st round
- August 31, 2017

Angelique Kerber became the second women's defending champion to lose in the US Open first round when she was crushed 6-3, 6-1 by 19-year-old Japanese Naomi Osaka on Tuesday.The German sixth seed, who has not won a title since winning at Flushing Meadows last year, never got into the match against the 2016 WTA newcomer of the year. (more...)
Tribe basketball programs pitch in for Harvey relief Tribe basketball programs pitch in for Harvey relief
- August 31, 2017

Nebraska's basketball twitter account tweeted a photo on Tuesday, showing the shirts and shoes they were sending to Sampson's clothing drive . "Well, I came up with something I think coaches at all levels can help with". Sampson, whose team will play at LSU on December 13, tweeted a request for basketball coaches to send him school T-shirts and shoes and he would help distribute them to the appropriate agencies. (more...)
Socceroos' World Cup hopes hang in balance after Japan qualify with win Socceroos' World Cup hopes hang in balance after Japan qualify with win
- August 31, 2017

Liverpool run riot against Arsenal while Chelsea see off Everton. Both teams can achieve automatic qualification for Russian Federation with a win in the fixture after Saudi Arabia lost to the UAE on Wednesday morning. I watched the game and it's hard to win in the UAE. Now level on 16 points, but two goals behind Saudi Arabia, Australia will be hoping to pile the goals on against Thailand at home on Tuesday. (more...)
Federer survives Tiafoe scare to advance Federer survives Tiafoe scare to advance
- August 31, 2017

It seemed a bit early for 19-year-old Floridian Frances Tiafoe to shock the tennis world, and far too soon for 19-time major-tournament champion Roger Federer to exit the U.S. "I need to keep improving, but the first round is never easy, there are nerves out here when you play in his wonderful place". Federer didn't relent in the fifth set, where he looked very strong with his serve while earning a crucial break of Tiafoe's serve midway through the set to lead, 3-1. (more...)
Federer needs 5 sets to edge US teen at Open Federer needs 5 sets to edge US teen at Open
- August 31, 2017

I was maybe a bit anxious about my back issue from a couple of weeks ago but eventually I was able to let go. Federer , a five-times U.S. Open victor, and twice champion Nadal have clashed 37 times over the years but never have they stood across the net on Flushing Meadows' hard courts. (more...)
Andy Murray pulls out of US Open due to hip injury Andy Murray pulls out of US Open due to hip injury
- August 31, 2017

Open website. Murray represents Great Britain in his sporting activities and is a three-time Grand Slam tournament victor, two-time Olympic champion, Davis Cup champion and the victor of the 2016 ATP World Tour Finals. "I miss competing, and I'll try to get myself back on court as soon as I can". The 30-year-old Scot announced his decision here just two days before the start of the year's concluding Grand Slam tournament, saying that he had tried hard to rediscover his fitness but was ... (more...)
Rafael Nadal: Murray's US Open withdrawal 'difficult to understand' Rafael Nadal: Murray's US Open withdrawal 'difficult to understand'
- August 31, 2017

Open clash if they make it as far as the semi-finals, adding to a series that Nadal leads 23-14 in head-to-head encounters since their first in 2004. Rafael Nadal questioned the timing of Andy Murray 's withdrawal from the US Open, describing it as "difficult to understand". (more...)
TRANSFER RUMOUR: Arsenal Interested in Jonny Evans TRANSFER RUMOUR: Arsenal Interested in Jonny Evans
- August 31, 2017

The report says a third bid from City of up to £30m is incoming as Arsenal enter the race. Arsenal have made a stuttering start to the Premier League season, losing two and winning one of their opening three games and conceding eight goals in the process. (more...)
Aqua Blue bus victim of Vuelta arson attack Aqua Blue bus victim of Vuelta arson attack
- August 31, 2017

The photos show a broken rear window and a hole in the roof, with extensive fire damage to the exhaust and exterior, as well as smoke damage. The team also released images of the attack. We would like to extend our gratitude to the Fire Service and the Police for their help during this hard time. Earlier in the tour, Adam Blythe narrowly missed out on a stage victory when he finished third on day two. (more...)
Declan John on verge of Rangers switch Declan John on verge of Rangers switch
- August 31, 2017

The twice-capped Wales worldwide arrived in Glasgow on Wednesday night and will have a medical on Thursday before sealing a loan move for the rest of the season. "Football is insane, especially around the last few days of the transfer window". "I'm not going to stop him". John started his career at Cardiff City, where he had appeared 42 times for the first team. (more...)
Celtic set to miss out on Jason Denayer Celtic set to miss out on Jason Denayer
- August 31, 2017

According to Daily Record, the Belgian global didn't want to come back to Glasgow and play for the Scottish champions and as a result, he chose to join the Turkish powerhouse Galatasaray . Denayer also won the PFA Scotland Young Player of the Year award. The player spent last season on loan at Sunderland, making 24 Premier League appearances. (more...)
Murray out of US Open Murray out of US Open
- August 31, 2017

Leon Smith feels criticism of the timing of Andy Murray's withdrawal from the US Open is completely unfair. Annabel Croft rates Johanna Konta as a "major contender" for the US Open title. I miss competing, and I'll try to get myself back on court as soon as I can. "I've been practicing here and competitive in practice when I'm not moving close to how I can when I'm healthy". (more...)
Shapovalov in upset as Zverev follows Tsonga out of US Open Shapovalov in upset as Zverev follows Tsonga out of US Open
- August 31, 2017

Edmund, who reached the fourth round previous year, came through in straight sets, winning 7-5 6-2 7-6 to reach the third round of a Grand Slam for only the second time in his career and he will next face Denis Shapovalov who ended Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's hopes. (more...)