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Kasey Kahne to retire from full-time NASCAR racing after 2018 season Kasey Kahne to retire from full-time NASCAR racing after 2018 season
- August 16, 2018

Sharing the news on Twitter on Thursday, he said he's thought about this for a long time and "couldn't commit" to more years racing in the Cup Series. I need to spend more time doing the things that I enjoy and love and that's spending time with Tanner and my sprint auto teams. Kasey Kahne is the second driver in as many days that has now announced his impending NASCAR retirement. (more...)
The Boring Company Plans to Drill a Tunnel to Dodger Stadium The Boring Company Plans to Drill a Tunnel to Dodger Stadium
- August 16, 2018

The company says its focus on the Dugout Loop means it won't proceed with its earlier plans to build a proof-of-concept tunnel beneath Los Angeles' Sepulveda Boulevard. The Boring Company is proposing three potential routes from Dodger Stadium (at right) to the L.A. Metro Red LIne (at left). Still, the point is likely not to remake what game time at Dodger Stadium looks like but to test the physical and operational capabilities of this brand-new subway scheme. (more...)
La Liga plans matches in U.S. to boost audiences in North America La Liga plans matches in U.S. to boost audiences in North America
- August 16, 2018

La Liga features two of the world's most profitable and popular teams in Barcelona and Real Madrid . La Liga have announced they will play at least one regular game a season in North America. The Spanish Footballers Association has issued a statement in which it goes against the decision by LaLiga to play league matches outside Spain , an agreement now in place with the United States company Relevent. (more...)
Emery tells Arsenal players they're TOO FAT Emery tells Arsenal players they're TOO FAT
- August 16, 2018

The frontline selection is what is likely to give him the most problems with so many quality players at disposal. Speaking to Ominsport , Wright said: " Unai Emery needs at least, if we're talking transfer window terms, he needs at least three or four transfer windows". (more...)
Ireland climb in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings as England shoot above Spain Ireland climb in latest Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings as England shoot above Spain
- August 16, 2018

The Three Lions are now enjoying their highest ranking since 2011 and sit above worldwide juggernauts such as Spain (ninth) and Argentina (11th) while Germany's group-stage exit has seen them fall all the way from first to 15th. FIFA said its new formula, approved by the FIFA Council before the World Cup, relied on adding or subtracting points, depending on the results of matches, rather than averaging points over a given period of time. (more...)
Best of 'Hard Knocks': What Browns said to Antonio Callaway Best of 'Hard Knocks': What Browns said to Antonio Callaway
- August 16, 2018

Offensive coordinator Todd Haley was in Coleman's ear, telling him to stay in routes longer and, essentially, to compete harder. When Hue tells him to talk with Haley, Coleman says if the Browns don't want to play him, they should just trade him. (more...)
Kobe Bryant Has Made Almost $200 Million Off The BodyArmor Sports Drink Kobe Bryant Has Made Almost $200 Million Off The BodyArmor Sports Drink
- August 16, 2018

Based on the valuation established by Coca-Cola's investment in the company, Bryant's stake is now worth about $200 million, ESPN's Darren Rovell reported, citing sources familiar with the matter. Meanwhile, Deutsche Bank analyst Steve Powers noted that having BodyArmor join Monster Energy drinks in Coke's distribution network could have a negative effect on the latter in the absence of careful management. (more...)
Rugby global Danny Cipriani charged with assault in Jersey nightclub Rugby global Danny Cipriani charged with assault in Jersey nightclub
- August 15, 2018

English rugby outhalf Danny Cipriani has been arrested and charged by police after reportedly attacking a police officer at a nightclub. A statement from Jersey Police confirmed that the 30-year-old has been charged with five offences. The club confirmed he had been arrested and charged, and that he will be appearing in court. He has now been remanded in custody and will appear in court Thursday. (more...)
L'Equipe: Zidane wants to take over at Manchester United L'Equipe: Zidane wants to take over at Manchester United
- August 15, 2018

Zidane was linked with the France manager's job but Didier Deschamps chose to continue in the role following their World Cup triumph. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho reportedly singled Luke Shaw out for special praise during his team talk after his side's 2-1 win over Leicester City on Friday night. (more...)
Kevin De Bruyne suffers serious injury in Manchester City training
- August 15, 2018

De Bruyne suffered lateral knee ligament damage in 2016 after catching studs in the Etihad pitch against Everton and missed nearly 10 weeks of action. The former Chelsea man had only seen his first minutes of action in a City shirt this season as a second half substitute in the victory over Arsenal on Sunday after delayed return to action following his World Cup exploits. (more...)
Josh Allen Responds to Jalen Ramsey Calling Him a Trash QB Josh Allen Responds to Jalen Ramsey Calling Him a Trash QB
- August 15, 2018

On one hand, Ramsey has a point in what he's saying. Ramsey also asserted that he would've taken Flacco's current backup, Lamar Jackson, earlier than 32nd, adding that he thinks Ravens offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg will enable the rookie to thrive - once he supplants Flacco. (more...)
Tyson Fury: I’m the best boxer worldwide Tyson Fury: I’m the best boxer worldwide
- August 15, 2018

I'm not afraid to fight any man in any backyard. "People may say I'm arrogant but I am because I'm the best". Meanwhile, Fury has labelled Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn as a "little t****r" after announcing the Wilder fight is edging closer to completion. (more...)
Kevin De Bruyne suffers "knee ligament" injury in training
- August 15, 2018

The Barcelona-based specialist also helped City teammates Ilkay Gundogan and Benjamin Mendy recover from cruciate knee ligament injuries. On that occasion, De Bruyne missed 10 weeks of action - including the 2015-16 EFL Cup final - and City's title challenge subsequently collapsed. (more...)
Agent receiver Dez Bryant set to visit Browns camp Agent receiver Dez Bryant set to visit Browns camp
- August 15, 2018

The Browns have been weighing their options to add depth at receiver following the trade of Corey Coleman to Buffalo on August 5 and the continued absence of Josh Gordon . "It is a discussion", Jackson said Sunday. "You just lay it out, and I think that's the only way you can do it at this time". Former Pro Bowler Josh Gordon has been absent so that he can focus on his health, and the team doesn't know when he'll be back. (more...)
Alonso will not compete in F1 next year Alonso will not compete in F1 next year
- August 15, 2018

The Spaniard also thanked his loyal fans and hinted that he might end up in a new endeavour in the not too distant future. "Let's see what the future brings; new exciting challenges are around the corner", he said. Ryan Hunter-Reay, victor of the 2014 Indy 500 and a team mate of Alonso's with Andretti for the one race, said the Spaniard would be welcomed back and would be a great addition to the series. (more...)
Schalke could sign 22-year-old from Chelsea FC on loan Schalke could sign 22-year-old from Chelsea FC on loan
- August 15, 2018

Loftus-Cheek has shown that he is a capable performer in the Premier League and the challenge for him is to now show he is capable of producing the goods for one of the top teams in the country. Maurizio Sarri has given Chelsea the green light to offload midfielder Danny Drinkwater before the end of the month, reports say. Loftus-Cheek is likely to have to compete with both Barkley and Kovacic for a starting spot. (more...)
DeAndre Hopkins kicked out of practice for fight
- August 15, 2018

Hopkins appeared to have his helmet swatted off by Ward while attempting to make a catch, and the two exchanged shoves afterward before launching into all-out swings. Hopkins was sent to the Texans' practice bubble, while Ward was sent to the sideline, according to the Houston Chronicle . Notice the veteran move by Richard Sherman, who put his helmet on before sticking his nose into the fray. (more...)
Diego Godin rejected Manchester United for 'personal reasons' Diego Godin rejected Manchester United for 'personal reasons'
- August 15, 2018

Godin explained why he rejected other clubs in order to stay at Atletico Madrid during a press conference at the Lillekulla Stadium in Tallin, Estonia. Gabi Fernandez left Athletico to join Al-Sadd, and thus a created an opening for the team captaincy. United, and also Juventus , are reportedly among those "many offers". (more...)
Man City midfielder De Bruyne: Bernardo form set up by big preseason Man City midfielder De Bruyne: Bernardo form set up by big preseason
- August 15, 2018

The midfielder is now undergoing tests on his right knee to discover the extend of the injury. De Bruyne only returned to training last Monday after helping Belgium to the semifinals of the World Cup in Russian Federation. The Belgian was a key part of City's dominance last season as he registered a league-best 16 assists and added eight goals as Pep Guardiola's men romped to the title. (more...)
New laws for dangerous cyclists New laws for dangerous cyclists
- August 15, 2018

Head of campaigns Duncan Dollimore said: "We need a full review - something promised by the government in 2014 - because the way the justice system deals with mistakes, carelessness, recklessness and deliberately risky behaviour by all road users hasn't been fit for objective for years". (more...)
Jaguars suspend CB Jalen Ramsey, DE Dante Fowler for violating team rules Jaguars suspend CB Jalen Ramsey, DE Dante Fowler for violating team rules
- August 15, 2018

Fowler was involved in a fight at Jaguars practice on Sunday that was documented by a local reporter. Ramsey evidently took exception with the media for filming the incident, as he yelled "stop recording that s-, man!" at reporters, per ESPN's Michael DiRocco. (more...)
Willian: I would have left Chelsea if Antonio Conte had stayed Willian: I would have left Chelsea if Antonio Conte had stayed
- August 15, 2018

But he looks set to stay in London with the transfer deadline for Premier League clubs now having passed, meaning the Blues are unlikely to entertain any further bids from foreign clubs. The 24-year-old only played two Premier League games for us last season but seems to be in great shape under Sarri . A Chelsea star, who was heavily linked with a move to Manchester United recently, has admitted he would not still be at Stamford Bridge were it not for a significant change at the club. (more...)
Cubs' Ben Zobrist ejected after lobbying for robo-umps Cubs' Ben Zobrist ejected after lobbying for robo-umps
- August 15, 2018

Manager Joe Maddon was tossed earlier in the game for arguing another strike call against Zobrist. "I'm not gonna lie". Zobrist struck out looking in the sixth inning against Jhoulys Chacin on a 3-2 breaking ball outside. He had never been ejected, at any level of professional baseball, ever - that's 1,562 game in the majors alone - until the ninth inning of the Cubs vs. (more...)
Happy Independence Day: From Amitabh Bachchan To Ranveer Singh; Celebs Get Patriotic! Happy Independence Day: From Amitabh Bachchan To Ranveer Singh; Celebs Get Patriotic!
- August 15, 2018

As India celebrates its 72nd Independence Day , Twitter is abuzz with tweets acknowledging the country's proud battle for independence, and how far it has come since then. Wishing everyone a Happy Independence Day, Alia Bhatt quoted lyrics of the song Ae Watan from her latest film Raazi while Anushka Sharma hoised the Indian flag along with her Sui Dhaaga co-star Varun Dhawan and extended her best wishes. (more...)
Rashaad Penny, Seattle Seahawks rookie RB, has broken finger Rashaad Penny, Seattle Seahawks rookie RB, has broken finger
- August 15, 2018

Penny, who left practice early Monday, was selected 27th overall by the Seahawks in this year's draft. Coach Pete Carroll told reporters Sunday there was a chance he could return this week. The players have an off day Tuesday and report back for duty Wednesday morning. Likely, there will be an update on Penny's status by then. The Seahawks have three other tailbacks on the roster in C.J. (more...)

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