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Dean Saunders: Aston Villa's John Terry good enough for Arsenal Dean Saunders: Aston Villa's John Terry good enough for Arsenal
- August 02, 2017

Aston Villa have been active in the summer window, John Terry joined after his time at Chelsea came to an end, while Steve Bruce's side kick off their 2017-18 campaign with a home match against Hull on Saturday night. "To step out of my comfort zone was a big decision for me". "I have been scrutinised rightly or wrongly over the years but that comes with football nowadays". (more...)
Southampton reportedly after £12million-rated Dutch centre-back Southampton reportedly after £12million-rated Dutch centre-back
- August 02, 2017

The Dutch global looked to be heading to Liverpool but the Reds were forced to issue a public apology and vow to end their pursuit after Southampton complained to the Premier League about their illegal approach. Newcastle are now keen to offer Ings first-team football, and with the likes of Roberto Firmino, Divock Origi, Daniel Sturridge and new signing Dominic Solanke all ahead of him in the pecking order, a move could suit all parties. (more...)
Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW) to Hold Zacks Investment Research Downgrades Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW) to Hold
- August 02, 2017

Shares of Genworth underperformed the Zacks categorized Life Insurance industry quarter to date. Several brokerages have recently issued reports on GNW . Genworth Financial had a negative net margin of 2.00% and a negative return on equity of 1.75%. Moreover, Cna Financial has 0.05% invested in Genworth Financial Inc (NYSE:GNW). (more...)
Chicago Fire Star Bastian Schweinsteiger Named MLS All-Star Captain Chicago Fire Star Bastian Schweinsteiger Named MLS All-Star Captain
- August 02, 2017

For Schweinsteiger, the absence of the Portuguese superstar - who, Schweinsteiger admitted with a smile, has scored a lot of goals "against Bayern Munich, for example" - hardly detracts from the task at hand when the opening whistle blows Wednesday night. (more...)
Giants sign placekicker Mike Nugent to challenge Rosas Giants sign placekicker Mike Nugent to challenge Rosas
- August 02, 2017

Giants kicker Aldrick Rosas talks about the opportunity to be the guy right now, but also how he is competing with every other player at his position in the NFL. Rosas said he knew the Giants were planning on bringing in another kicker at some point, and he feels he can learn from Nugent and be motivated by him. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp says Liverpool can win the Premier League
- August 02, 2017

Ex-Bayern and Liverpool ace Dietmar Hamann also reacted to the performance, noting that they were excellent, but also that pre-season friendlies are ultimately meaningless. This season, Jurgen Klopp and company will have to balance the European and domestic workload, and all of the challenges that come with it. League play opens on August 12th against Watford. (more...)
Chelsea-linked Danny Drinkwater odds on to stay at Leicester this summer Chelsea-linked Danny Drinkwater odds on to stay at Leicester this summer
- August 02, 2017

Danny Drinkwater is being backed to stay at Leicester City despite interest from Premier League champions Chelsea. Kante left the King Power Stadium to join Chelsea last summer, and it appears the Blues are looking to reinvest their Matic money in Drinkwater to reunite the two. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott decision not expected this week Ezekiel Elliott decision not expected this week
- August 02, 2017

The alleged incident was reported by a woman who said she was Elliott's ex-girlfriend and happened back in July of a year ago. There's been an ongoing 13-month investigation concerning the former Ohio State standout for assault allegations. (more...)
Michael Jordan Just Crushed LaVar Ball Michael Jordan Just Crushed LaVar Ball
- August 02, 2017

The NBA great said he didn't believe that Ball's claim deserved a response, but since it was asked, he answered. Jordan also took at a shot at LaVar's college career. It's safe to say that 2017 is full of the impossible becoming reality. "Look at everybody, man". National Basketball Association legend Michael Jordan crushed LaVar Ball on Monday by responding to comments that Ball made earlier this year. (more...)
National Football League to Study Marijuana as Pain Management Tool for Players National Football League to Study Marijuana as Pain Management Tool for Players
- August 02, 2017

Furthermore, in an interview with the Washington Post , the executive director of the NFLPA, DeMaurice Smith, announced that the union was "preparing a proposal...that would result in a "less punitive" approach to recreational marijuana use by players". (more...)
Damien Comolli comments on Tottenham Hotspur Damien Comolli comments on Tottenham Hotspur
- August 02, 2017

Comolli only spent three years in the Tottenham hierarchy before he left his role in 2008 shortly after Juande Ramos was sacked as manager. "That is how much of a disadvantage I think they will be under while their new stadium is being completed". (more...)
Stradivarius foils gallant Big Orange as Andrea Atzeni cleans up Stradivarius foils gallant Big Orange as Andrea Atzeni cleans up
- August 02, 2017

Big Orange is still the most likely victor but the one I like against him at the prices is Stradivarius , the victor of the Queen's Vase at Royal Ascot last time out. Returning after a six-month lay-off, Qewy ran an excellent race to finish fourth again in the Queen Alexandra Stakes (beaten just over three lengths by the victor Oriental Fox, with US Army Ranger narrowly ahead of him in third), and that run should have set him up perfectly for this task. (more...)
Victor Lindelof happy with Manchester United pre-season form Victor Lindelof happy with Manchester United pre-season form
- August 02, 2017

All big clubs want to be winning Champions Leagues. "I think we did a really good match today". "For me, he is a good player and is at a good age, an age he can evolve, but if he keeps what he did last year and in the last two or three years, he will be an excellent signing". (more...)
Usain Bolt favourite to win at London event, says Donovan Bailey Usain Bolt favourite to win at London event, says Donovan Bailey
- August 02, 2017

Things, however, could get even better for Van Niekerk this summer. "But if they go forward with the performance, and make people enjoy watching with laughter and fun, the sport will develop and get better and more and more athletes will start producing and everybody will enjoy the sport". (more...)
Banco Bradesco SA (BBD) is Seafarer Capital Partners LLC's 2nd Largest Position
- August 02, 2017

Based on an average trading volume of 10,331,917 shares, the short-interest ratio is now 2.7 days. Its book value per share for the most recent quarter is $5.2 while its price to book ratio for the same period is 1.85, as for as the company's cash per share for the most recent quarter is $0, however its price to cash per share ratio for the same period is 0. (more...)
We created buzz about women's cricket: Mithali Raj We created buzz about women's cricket: Mithali Raj
- August 02, 2017

Overall I think it was, I wouldn't say, good, because of the result. "No wonder he is producing so many champions", said the best-ever women cricketer from India. Murthy. The city-based sports administrator had also presented her a vehicle in 2007, in recognition of the women's cricket team reaching the finals of the World Cup in 2005. (more...)
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone happy clubs want to sign Antoine Griezmann Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone happy clubs want to sign Antoine Griezmann
- August 02, 2017

The France global, who has been at the Spanish club since his 2014 move from Real Sociedad, was heavily linked with a move to Manchester United towards the end of last season. Griezmann was expected to be the subject of one of the biggest stories of the summer, with a number of clubs targeting him. "It gives me joy that the best teams in the world are interested in our players, that speaks well both of them and of us, of our work, and that gives me joy". (more...)
Girvin Rallies to Haskell Victory Girvin Rallies to Haskell Victory
- August 02, 2017

If all goes according to plan in the next few weeks, the Joe Sharp trainee will make his next start in the GI Travers S. August 26. His win Sunday, combined with the disappointing efforts by Kentucky Derby and Florida Derby victor Always Dreaming and Preakness victor Cloud Computing in the Jim Dandy on Saturday, is sure to make the next few months interesting. (more...)
Arsenal tell Lucas Perez he can leave if €15m offer arrives Arsenal tell Lucas Perez he can leave if €15m offer arrives
- August 02, 2017

Deportivo La Coruna last week submitted a £9m offer for Lucas but Arsenal are holding out for over £4m more, though the Gunners would be reluctant to hold the unsettled forward against his will. He is desperate to return to La Liga and has been linked with a return to Deportivo la Coruna. The player has expressed a desire to leave the Londoners in search of first-team football and, while Deportivo are believed to be keen on taking him back to Spain, Benitez could lodge a bid and hand ... (more...)
Cubs Present Steve Bartman with Personalized 2016 World Series Champions Ring! Cubs Present Steve Bartman with Personalized 2016 World Series Champions Ring!
- August 01, 2017

The Cubs fan, who interfered with a critical play in the 2003 National League Championship Series , which Chicago eventually lost, is being given his own 2016 World Series ring. Now, after the Cubs' World Series victory last November, Bartman has been let off the hook. Bartman was harassed after the incident and has avoided the spotlight since then. (more...)
Liverpool boss upbeat despite Leipzig ruling out Keita transfer Liverpool boss upbeat despite Leipzig ruling out Keita transfer
- August 01, 2017

Keita played the full 90 minutes at the pre-season tournament at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium and Hasenhuttl said the player is more than happy to stay put. "I think he would be willing to wait until next season as supposedly Keita has a buyout clause". Keita was involved in an ugly training ground incident this week when his foul on team-mate Diego Demme caused a practice session to be abandoned while his team-mate was taken to hospital for treatment. (more...)
Former Jet Ryan Clady announces retirement from NFL Former Jet Ryan Clady announces retirement from NFL
- August 01, 2017

In this December 7, 2008 file photo, Denver Broncos rookie offensive guard Ryan Clady looks on during the fourth quarter of the Broncos' 24-17 victory in an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Denver. The Broncos played in two Super Bowls during Clady's term, but each time he suffered season-ending injuries and didn't play in the Big Game to cap the 2013 and 2015 seasons. (more...)
Beyoncé interested in purchasing stake in Houston Rockets Beyoncé interested in purchasing stake in Houston Rockets
- August 01, 2017

However, we have a feeling that won't be a road block to Beyonce becoming a minority owner, as her net worth is $350 million, and her husband's, rapper Jay Z , is estimated at $810 million. The entertainer's representatives at Sony Music Entertainment declined to comment. It has generated a bevy of global interest among would-be buyers, sports bankers say. (more...)
South Pasadena Father Pleads Guilty In Son's Death South Pasadena Father Pleads Guilty In Son's Death
- August 01, 2017

The father and son were last seen together at about 1 a.m. on April 21, as they were leaving Disneyland, where they had been spending the day with relatives. had confessed and told detectives where to find the boy's body. The report shows Andressian Sr. told authorities who found him unconscious near his auto in Arroyo Seco Park that he had driven to Lake Cachuma the day before, then left around 10 p.m. (more...)
Dustin Pedroia (knee) lands on Red Sox DL Tuesday
- August 01, 2017

Reed was traded to the Red Sox on Monday with three prospects heading the other way to the New York Mets . Boston remains a.5 game back of NY for first place in the AL East. The Red Sox took control of the game with two outs in the second inning. The move is retroactive to July 29, so he'll be eligible to return next Tuesday if he's ready, though the Red Sox may choose to hold him out slightly longer as a precaution. (more...)