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Se confirma en Venezuela el mayor fraude electoral de Latinoamérica — Almagro Se confirma en Venezuela el mayor fraude electoral de Latinoamérica — Almagro
- August 09, 2017

Antes incluso del anuncio de Smartmatic , varios países ya habían dicho que no van a reconocer el resultado de los comicios del domingo, los que fueron boicoteados por la oposición venezolana. "Se trata de una opinión sin precedentes de una empresa que lo que hace es prestar un servicio cuyo único rol es proveer servicios técnicos que no son determinados en sus resultados", dijo Lucena en relación a la declaración de Mugica quien expresó que la elección constituyente habría sido "manipulada". (more...)
Hull City reportedly set to sign quality attacker Hull City reportedly set to sign quality attacker
- August 09, 2017

There has been interest in Larsson from other countries but he is reportedly hoping to continue his career in England. Sweden global Larsson, 32, one of several high profile names to depart Sunderland in June, has put pen to paper on a one-year deal. (more...)
Braves shortstop Johan Camargo injures himself by tripping over own feet Braves shortstop Johan Camargo injures himself by tripping over own feet
- August 09, 2017

It's not the type of injury that happens in baseball often, and definitely not one that usually happens before the first pitch can even be thrown. It was later announced that he had a bone bruise in his right knee and would be placed in the disabled list. (more...)
Allen Hurns Injured in Joint Patriots-Jaguars Practice Allen Hurns Injured in Joint Patriots-Jaguars Practice
- August 09, 2017

The Jaguars became the seventh different opponent the Patriots have either hosted or visited in joint sessions since 2010. Second, I can't tell if Bortles is trolling with his response or legitimately does not know what time zone he's now in. (more...)
Jose Mourinho concedes defeat in pursuit of winger
- August 09, 2017

Some bookmakers had even closed the market for Perisic to join United, Nerazzurri refused to sell their winger for less than €55m. Mourinho told Premium Sport : "Football is a business and, if we were to play against Inter tomorrow I would want to beat them, which is normal". (more...)
Blue Jays option Matt Dermody and call up Nick Tepesch Blue Jays option Matt Dermody and call up Nick Tepesch
- August 09, 2017

Donaldson's second two-run homer of the game followed Martin's leadoff single in the third, giving him 12 career multi-homer games. NY used two walks and an infield single to load the bases with two outs in the sixth, but Dominic Leone got Cooper to fly out. (more...)
Chelsea table £25m bid for Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain? Chelsea table £25m bid for Arsenal's Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain?
- August 09, 2017

The Premier League champions have been linked with a move to sign the England worldwide from their bitter title rivals Arsenal this summer. The ex-Southampton starlet has proven to be somewhat successful in his newfound role, and it is his displays there that have piqued the interest of Chelsea boss Antonio Conte . (more...)
Glen Campbell, country's 'Rhinestone Cowboy,' dies at 81 Glen Campbell, country's 'Rhinestone Cowboy,' dies at 81
- August 09, 2017

Tambourine Man", Elvis Presley's "Viva Las Vegas", Merle Haggard's "Mama Tried" and the Righteous Brothers' "You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling". Campbell would also record Webb's songs By the Time I Get to Phoenix , Where's the Playground, Susie? and Galveston . (more...)
Jadeja becomes No. 1 Test all-rounder Jadeja becomes No. 1 Test all-rounder
- August 09, 2017

Jadeja now has 438 points while Shakib has 431 points. "Well done Jaddu! @ imjadeja?? ", tweeted captain Virat Kohli after ICC updated the rankings. Despite the milestone, Jadeja will miss the third and final Test due to the suspension imposed by ICC for breaching the code of conduct. Pacers Mohammad Shami (20th) and Umesh Yadav (22nd) have also made notable gains. (more...)
Sethi likely to become new PCB chief Sethi likely to become new PCB chief
- August 09, 2017

The election process of Sethi was carried out in the meeting of PCB Board of Governors at National Cricket Academy. Shahryar had quit as chairman citing health reasons but came back and completed his 3 years. It will be Sethi's second term as chairman of the PCB after he was involved in a legal battle over the leadership with former PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf. (more...)
Bottas 'not too worried' about Mercedes future Bottas 'not too worried' about Mercedes future
- August 09, 2017

Although Bottas was handed only a year deal by Mercedes , he believes he has done enough to start a long-term relationship with the team. "We've given up a lot of points to this point - Ferrari have given up a lot less as a team", said Hamilton, who added that he doesn't think he'll "ever get back" the points he sacrificed to let Bottas back through on the final lap in Hungary. (more...)
Boko Haram: 6 terrorists killed, several others wounded in Borno ambush Boko Haram: 6 terrorists killed, several others wounded in Borno ambush
- August 09, 2017

The fishermen were said to have returned to the fishing hub of Baga on the lake's shores days earlier and had paddled out to the two islands in wooden canoes on Friday, August 4, looking for fish. The incident comes barely a week after the army lifted almost a two-year ban on fishing activities around the area. Lake Chad surrounded by four countries - Nigeria, Niger, Cameroon and Chad - has seen deadly violence by Boko Haram militants since it announced armed struggle against the Nigerian ... (more...)
Gary Cahill backs Chelsea summer signing to succeed Gary Cahill backs Chelsea summer signing to succeed
- August 09, 2017

Conte had targeted former Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku as the ideal replacement for Costa with his proven record as a powerful Premier League goalscorer during his years at Everton. "For sure we have to work very hard, harder than last season, to continue to improve every player. We hope in the future to improve this situation". (more...)
United States assesses NKorea can fit nuke inside a missile United States assesses NKorea can fit nuke inside a missile
- August 09, 2017

North Korea's ICBM tests last month suggested it was making technical progress, Japan's annual Defence White Paper warned. News that Kim appears to have produced a small nuclear warhead comes as global tensions around Pyongyang's program ratchet up ever higher. (more...)
Jobe Watson tipped to retire from AFL Jobe Watson tipped to retire from AFL
- August 09, 2017

But it's unlikely he will ever evade the shadow cast over his career by the Bombers' ruinous 2012 supplements program. Retiring Essendon champion Jobe Watson has revealed he hadn't seen his Brownlow Medal - the league's most prized individual award he eventually had to relinquish - since the time he won it in 2012. (more...)
Red Sox Activate Dustin Pedroia From DL Red Sox Activate Dustin Pedroia From DL
- August 09, 2017

He was more than just good. Pedroia missed eight contests with a knee injury, but Boston turned a half-game deficit to NY in the American League East into a three-game lead during that span with a weekend series looming at Yankee Stadium. He went 1-for-5 with a run today. PADRES 7, REDS 3 Jose Pirela had four hits, and Yangervis Solarte had a home run among his three hits, powering visiting San Diego to a victory over Cincinnati. (more...)
Chelsea Season Preview: Where will the Premier League champions finish in 2017/18? Chelsea Season Preview: Where will the Premier League champions finish in 2017/18?
- August 09, 2017

It is also worth noting that Chelsea have lost their last three Community Shields , while Arsenal have incredibly won their last EIGHT matches played at Wembley. They've signed Alvaro Morata , Tiemoue Bakayoko and Antonio Rudiger in the summer. The former Chelsea and Leicester goalkeeper told talkSPORT: "He's not a Matic, he's more of a creative player". (more...)
IAAF World Championships Athletes Beaten By Food Poisioning IAAF World Championships Athletes Beaten By Food Poisioning
- August 09, 2017

Even now I'm not feeling ok to have bad news that I should not run", Makwala said. The head of Botswana's athletics federation, Falcon Sedimo, told the BBC that there had been no communication from the IAAF and that Makwala had been ready to race. (more...)
Major League Baseball suspends umpire for comments on Rangers' Beltre Major League Baseball suspends umpire for comments on Rangers' Beltre
- August 09, 2017

Umpire Joe West has reportedly been suspended three games for saying Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre is the biggest complainer in Major League Baseball during an interview. Insulting or fighting with umpires in fact has resulted in ejections, suspensions, and fines in the past for players and coaches throughout the league. (more...)
Bouchard bounced from Rogers Cup in first round Bouchard bounced from Rogers Cup in first round
- August 09, 2017

Croatia's Vekic powered to a 6-3, 6-4 victory, to the disappointment of a partisan crowd whose vocal support couldn't lift Bouchard . The Citi Open runner-up won the opening set, but the Bank of the West Classic semifinalist found her feet in sets two and three to advance to the next round and a date with No.8 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova. (more...)
Watch Real Madrid vs Manchester United live on TV, online
- August 09, 2017

Gareth Bale and Isco celebrate after connecting for Real Madrid's second goal against Man United . This is the first time in a long time that this fixture will involve two top quality teams and as a result, I am fascinated to see how it turns out. (more...)
PGA Championship will reportedly move to May in 2019 7 Sport PGA Championship will reportedly move to May in 2019 7 Sport
- August 09, 2017

Add two PGA Championships on the resume and, if he is healthy, the Wanamaker could be his. He has reached as high as No. 2 this year, though he doesn't look at himself as being in the category of Jordan Spieth , Johnson, Rory McIlroy or even Jason Day . (more...)
Classy Real Madrid Goal Wins The UEFA Super Cup Classy Real Madrid Goal Wins The UEFA Super Cup
- August 09, 2017

Real Madrid won the Champions League in Cardiff in May courtesy of a 4-1 thumping of Juventus, while Manchester United won the Europa League courtesy of a 2-0 win over Ajax in the Europa League final. It will be hard to predict this game because of the hard circumstances. When asked if he had been told he could leave, Bale said: "Not that I know of". (more...)
Patrick Roberts to tell Manchester City he wants Celtic switch Patrick Roberts to tell Manchester City he wants Celtic switch
- August 09, 2017

FORMER Celtic favourite Kris Commons says snapping up Patrick Roberts for a second loan spell could pave the way for signing him permanently. "Patrick is someone we really enjoyed working with and there is obviously always going to be home here for Patrick if that suits everybody". (more...)
Cardale Jones brings back infamous quote to help Josh Rosen Cardale Jones brings back infamous quote to help Josh Rosen
- August 09, 2017

There's no other way. "Then there's the other side that says raise the SAT eligibility requirements", Rosen said. UCLA's Josh Rosen poked the bear a bit on Tuesday - well, Alabama and Clemson - by calling out the Tide and Tigers' academic merits. (more...)