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Barcelona Accept Philippe Coutinho Signing May Take Time Barcelona Accept Philippe Coutinho Signing May Take Time
- August 11, 2017

I have met Coutinho a few times and he is a great lad, with a good family behind him. "The player wants to leave". Yet this is Barcelona . In the meantime, Dembele and Deulofeu would provide sufficient support to Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez in attack, along with Rafinha and Paco Alcacer, so there really is no need for Coutinho as well. (more...)
Manchester United keen on making two more signings this summer Manchester United keen on making two more signings this summer
- August 11, 2017

The big story of Thursday's papers is an "explosive" interview of a Premier League "top-six star" by The Sun , the identity of who was not known at the time of writing. And while that should change with him playing with much better players at Manchester United , if Lukaku beats his best career scoring output by two goals , he would simply be replacing the 28 goals in all competitions Zlatan Ibrahimovic gave the team past year. (more...)
Golden State Warriors could go after Paul George next off-season Golden State Warriors could go after Paul George next off-season
- August 11, 2017

Fresh off a trip from India, former Thunder forward Kevin Durant has a positive take on the potential potency of Russell Westbrook and Paul George . DURANT: "Yeah, like I said, I'm a grown man in this league and I'm at the point of my life and career where I'm able to dictate what I want to do with my future". (more...)
Iran removes national team players after they competed against an Israeli team Iran removes national team players after they competed against an Israeli team
- August 11, 2017

On Thursday, a government minister announced their decision to ban them from the national team, of which Shojaei is captain. Many Iranians spoke out on social media after the furor in Greece, the New York Times reported, complaining that the policy is thwarting the careers of local sportspeople. (more...)
World Track and Field Championships Hit by Vomiting Bug World Track and Field Championships Hit by Vomiting Bug
- August 11, 2017

More than 30 track and field athletes who live, train or hail from or and Southwest Washington are competing in London for either Team USA or their home country. Botswana's leading 400m contender Isaac Makwala says he is "ready to run" in Tuesday's final despite being withdrawn from the 200m heats after vomiting. (more...)
Tiger Woods Confirms He And Kristin Smith Are No Longer Dating Tiger Woods Confirms He And Kristin Smith Are No Longer Dating
- August 11, 2017

The Daily Mail article includes photos purportedly taken of the two in the Bahamas recently. 34-year-old Smith is a personal stylist who was previously married to former Dallas Cowboys player Gerald Sensabaugh . Woods claimed he was under the influence of a bad mix of medicine, including prescription painkillers, at the time of the DUI and no alcohol was found in his system. (more...)
Arsene Wenger convince David Ospina to stay
- August 11, 2017

Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly prepared to spend more than £80m to bring Arsenal playmaker Alexis Sanchez to the French capital this summer. "I read in the papers Mbappe is the player PSG want, and I expect no contact from PSG". As far as outgoings are concerned, Yaya Sanogo and Wojciech Szczesny are the senior players to have departed north London . "I left them all out because some are short of preparation", Wenger said. (more...)
Celtics Vs. Wizards, Cavs Vs. Warriors Highlight NBA Christmas Schedule
- August 11, 2017

The Golden State Warriors will face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the centerpiece Christmas Day game for the third consecutive season, the National Basketball Association revealed Thursday, along with the rest of its high-profile December 25 schedule. (more...)
Chevrolet Monster Energy Series Race Car Unveiled Chevrolet Monster Energy Series Race Car Unveiled
- August 11, 2017

While the street version of the Camaro ZL1 uses a supercharged 6.2-liter V-8 that makes 650 horsepower and 650 pound-feet of torque, the race auto will be subject to NASCAR rules, which stipulate a naturally aspirated engine and no more than 358 cubic inches. (more...)
New York Knicks NBA Trade and Roster Rumors: Team Signs Michael Beasley New York Knicks NBA Trade and Roster Rumors: Team Signs Michael Beasley
- August 11, 2017

The Knicks first began actively trying to move Anthony before last season's trade deadline. It's become quite apparent that Anthony would like to be moved to the Houston Rockets , but the Knicks aren't keen on the idea of adding Ryan Anderson , who would need to go to NY to ensure enough cap space for Anthony in Houston. (more...)
Highlights and Interviews : Real Madrid 2-1 Manchester United Highlights and Interviews : Real Madrid 2-1 Manchester United
- August 11, 2017

United lost Tuesday's Uefa Super Cup 2-1 to Real Madrid , who have won Europe's elite club competition for the past two seasons, the first club to do so in the Champions League era. "No replicas of Modric, Toni Kroos , Isco , no replicas of Casemiro , so they are really solid and the way they move the ball makes it hard". It will be hard for Zidane to justify altering the blueprint that also landed the Champions League title last season in such emphatic style and that will mean ... (more...)
Canelo would consider fighting McGregor if he beats Mayweather Canelo would consider fighting McGregor if he beats Mayweather
- August 10, 2017

After all the speculation, the once-retired all-time great boxer Mayweather will take on the Irish UFC's star Mcgregor under boxing rules. The UFC two-weight king will host the post-fight party at the luxurious Encore Beach Club night at the Wynn hotel - with the top table starting at €20,000. (more...)
Tim Tebow, St. Lucie Mets take on Tampa Yankees Tim Tebow, St. Lucie Mets take on Tampa Yankees
- August 10, 2017

While standing in the on-deck circle during a game against the Charlotte Stone Crabs, Tebow was approached by nine-year old (now 10 after an August 6 birthday) Seth Bosch. "I started crying too", Ileanna Bosch said. Ileanna posted the live video on Facebook, and it quickly went viral. The boy, who has a tumor behind his right eye which makes it hard to play sports, went back to his seat next to his parents with tears of joy streaming down his face. (more...)
Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer through to third round Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer through to third round
- August 10, 2017

Polansky, a wildcard for the ATP 1000 event, never looked comfortable. Federer, who has lost only two of 34 matches this year, will next play Spain's David Ferrer who prevailed in a three-setter against American Jack Sock 7-6 (7) 3-6 6-1. (more...)
Manana arrives at court to face assault charges Manana arrives at court to face assault charges
- August 10, 2017

Amid accusations of preferential treatment, Manana slipped into the building using a side entrance. "Arrests must be made procedurally". "Arrests need to be done procedurally", Mbalula said. However, he was not arrested before his court appearance. The Democratic Alliance maintained its call for the deputy minister to be fired immediately. (more...)
Purse catches fire, briefly halts Nevada city council meeting Purse catches fire, briefly halts Nevada city council meeting
- August 10, 2017

Eventually, people in attendance were able to extinguish the flaming purse and continue the city council meeting. "I just knew something was wrong". As to the cause of the incident, Nicholson said the woman's cell phone was fine, but a battery in her purse somehow malfunctioned and burst into flames. (more...)
Bengaluru Bulls beat Bengal Warriors by 31-25 Bengaluru Bulls beat Bengal Warriors by 31-25
- August 10, 2017

Bengaluru Bulls , who had a hard start to the tournament, took on the undefeated Bengal Warriors , who were in excellent form with Maninder Singh and Jang Kun Lee leading the charge. It was Rohit Kumar's raiding prowess that kept the Bulls in the game as he scored his sixth raid point in the 28th minute. Bengaluru inflicted an all out in the 30th minute to lead 24-18. (more...)
UCF suspends fraternity amid rape allegations UCF suspends fraternity amid rape allegations
- August 10, 2017

He wrapped the other around the victim's throat, according to the arrest report. According to an arrest report, the victim was attending the "New Years in July Party" on July 22 with friends and met Garces and a second man, whom police say is a UCF graduate. (more...)
Man Utd starlet Tim Fosu-Mensah completes loan switch to Crystal Palace Man Utd starlet Tim Fosu-Mensah completes loan switch to Crystal Palace
- August 10, 2017

Timothy Fosu-Mensah of Manchester United in action against Ivan Nasberg of Valerenga. According to Goal , Paris Saint-Germain right-back Serge Aurier is poised to sign a five-year deal with the Old Trafford club to compete with Valencia down the right flank. (more...)
Badgers LB Jack Cichy suffers torn ACL, out for season Badgers LB Jack Cichy suffers torn ACL, out for season
- August 10, 2017

Cichy earned an All-Big Ten honorable mention last season despite missing seven games with a torn pectoral. Cichy was also on watch lists for the Badnarik Award and Nagurski Trophy for top defensive players in the country, Butkus Award for top linebackers in the country and Lott IMPACT Trophy this preseason. (more...)
The 2018 Ford F-150 is stronger than ever The 2018 Ford F-150 is stronger than ever
- August 10, 2017

With the 5.0-liter V8, its payload rating of 3,270 pounds is yet another best-in-class figure. Instead, it has doubled down on technology to boast best-in-class towing and payload ratings, and fuel-economy figures for the 2018 Ford F-150. (more...)
Serge Aurier set to sign a five-year deal with Manchester United Serge Aurier set to sign a five-year deal with Manchester United
- August 10, 2017

Mourinho has made no secret of his desire to further strengthen his squad before the end of the month and Aurier's arrival would provide stiff competition for Antonio Valencia in the right-back spot this season. Aurier has been tipped to leave the Parc des Princes following the arrival of Dani Alves from Juventus and he was omitted from PSG's pre-season tour in order to secure a move this summer. (more...)
What's Up With Ronda Rousey And Wrestling? An Exclusive Look What's Up With Ronda Rousey And Wrestling? An Exclusive Look
- August 10, 2017

While Duke has started her training as a pro wrestler and Shafir is engaged to NXT star Roderick Strong, Baszler recently competed in WWE's Mae Young Classic. The Rowdy One is probably my favourite combat sports athlete of all-time, and I can not wait to see her contribution towards the world of sports entertainment. (more...)
Pochettino promises to break Spurs' transfer duck
- August 10, 2017

Payback would be sweet for Tottenham and would show straight away that they are not set for a decline. The club had long coveted an upgrade to White Hart Lane, and by 2014 it was clear that they would not acquire the Olympic Stadium. "Sure we are going to spend, we are going to sign some players and try to add some players that can help us and strengthen our squad to fight", Pochettino added. (more...)
McIlroy, Spieth battle for history, bound by Tiger McIlroy, Spieth battle for history, bound by Tiger
- August 10, 2017

Open in June. This is one of the four pivotal weeks of the year that we focus on. But then a fall at his rental home in Augusta the day before the Masters caused him to skip the first major of 2017 and it's been a work in progress to get back to that winning form. (more...)