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Borussia Dortmund snap up youngster Jadon Sancho from Manchester City Borussia Dortmund snap up youngster Jadon Sancho from Manchester City
- August 31, 2017

The first official bit of business from Manchester City on Deadline Day is the sale of Academy star Jadon Sancho to Borussia Dortmund , who have captured the signing of the 17-year-old striker for a reported £10 million transfer fee. Sancho failed to show up for training at the Etihad Campus in recent weeks after growing frustrated with his lack of progress under Pep Guardiola at Manchester City . (more...)
National Basketball Association fines Lakers for tampering with Paul George National Basketball Association fines Lakers for tampering with Paul George
- August 31, 2017

The NBA's anti-tampering rule prohibits teams from "interfering with other teams' contractual relationships with NBA players, including by publicly expressing interest in a player who is now under contract with another team or informing the agent of another team's player of interest by one's own team in that player". (more...)
Fox Sports to Adopt 6-Second Spot Format Fox Sports to Adopt 6-Second Spot Format
- August 31, 2017

The six-second ad format will be deployed in a variety of forms, including a shorter commercial load or in-game execution, created to most seamlessly integrate with each type of sport. While the ads are being sold as part of broader packages, a six-second spot could cost, at the high end, around $200,000, they said. And the average play lasts only four seconds - just two seconds shy of the new ads. (more...)
Manchester United offered Alexis Sanchez in shock move
- August 31, 2017

While it's hard to say whether Sanchez will still be an Arsenal player on September 1st, what we can guarantee is that this is not the last we will hear of this saga before the window closes on Thursday. Normally I don't talk about players from other clubs. However, when asked about Arsenal's interest in Lemar, Wenger said: 'It's dead. We're three games in and we're literally at crisis point. (more...)
Remembering death of Princess Diana 20 years ago Remembering death of Princess Diana 20 years ago
- August 31, 2017

Pictures were left of Diana , her children and grandchildren, while hardcore fans of the princess brought a cake bearing her picture. "Our mother touched so many lives. The brothers said in January when the project was announced: "It has been 20 years since our mother's death and the time is right to recognise her positive impact in the United Kingdom and around the world with a permanent statue". (more...)
Chelsea agree €25 million deal for Torino defender Davide Zappacosta Chelsea agree €25 million deal for Torino defender Davide Zappacosta
- August 31, 2017

Zappacosta has established himself as a cornerstone in Torino's back-line since his arrival at the Serie A outfit in the summer of 2015. The Premier League champions' failed bid for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has meant Antonio Conte has had to assess other options, with the Italian desperate for reinforcements at right-back. (more...)
Research Analysis of Commercial Metals Company (CMC) Research Analysis of Commercial Metals Company (CMC)
- August 31, 2017

The stock increased 0.36% or $0.47 during the last trading session, reaching $132.21. About 629,762 shares traded. Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (NYSE:COG) has risen 1.25% since August 30, 2016 and is uptrending. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The firm has "Buy" rating by Jefferies given on Wednesday, September 16. (more...)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to begin Fanney Khan this week Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to begin Fanney Khan this week
- August 31, 2017

Since quite a lot time there were speculations about which actor will be paired opposite Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in " Fanney Khan ". Reinforcing the news , the Trapped actor spoke to Mumbai Mirror and confirmed that the producer of the film, Prernaa Arora of KriArj Entertainment , broke the news to him on 29 August. (more...)
De Bruyne: If Man City want Sanchez, they will try everything De Bruyne: If Man City want Sanchez, they will try everything
- August 31, 2017

The situation also remains skewed by the fact Sanchez is now said by sources close to him to be "desperate" to leave the Emirates in this window, marking a conspicuous shift from a recent acceptance that he might have to see out the a year ago of his contract. (more...)
Houston mayor confirms police officer drowned while driving to work Houston mayor confirms police officer drowned while driving to work
- August 31, 2017

On Tuesday morning, a dive team was able to recover his body. Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner pushed the US government on Wednesday to quickly approve funds for Tropical Storm Harvey relief efforts and clear any regulatory hurdles to recovery. (more...)
Ohio State coach Urban Meyer on Ezekiel Elliott: I worry about him Ohio State coach Urban Meyer on Ezekiel Elliott: I worry about him
- August 31, 2017

Ohio State lost to the Clemson Tigers, who would go on to win the National Championship, in the College Football Playoff Semifinal. "I know I've said that many times , but it is what it is, " Allen said. Meyer says Ohio State can be elite this year but that it's not guaranteed. But alas, it was only Urban Meyer's Buckeyes that had a shot. Junior receiver Parris Campbell started nine games past year and will slide into the hybrid H-back slot that made a star out of Curtis Samuel ... (more...)
Rafael Nadal Justifies Why His Shorts Have Been Getting Shorter Lately Rafael Nadal Justifies Why His Shorts Have Been Getting Shorter Lately
- August 31, 2017

Under the roof of the Arthur Ashe Stadium, the atmosphere was abruptly punched after the opening set drama and Nadal quickly stepped on the accelerator. Nadal, who had dropped only four games in winning his only previous meeting with Lajovic at the French Open three years ago, started confidently enough, winning his first service game to love, but in his second the Spaniard was broken. (more...)
Injury Withdrawal favourite to win US Open Injury Withdrawal favourite to win US Open
- August 31, 2017

Everyone - us players, we benefit from playing well". But Federer has his sights set on a third Grand Slam title of the year having won in Australia and at Wimbledon to take his tally to 19 and as a five-time champion will have his own fair share of support from the NY crowd. (more...)
Von Miller Says TJ Ward Trade Rumors Have 'To Be Fake News'
- August 31, 2017

T.J.'s been great for us so I don't see any reason to [trade]. " I thought it was fake news ", Miller told reporters . "But T.J.'s been great for us". 26, 2017, in Denver. Ward has been brought up in trade talks in recent weeks as the 30-year-old is entering the final year of his four-year contract he signed in 2014. (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

Both Japan and Australia have 2 matches left where as Saudi has just a match left which is against Japan. A draw against Thailand would require Saudi Arabia to win its last game. "We want to continue to evolve and become a really strong team to compete at a World Cup and do well", he said. "If you can beat Japan away from home, it's a good indicator that you're a strong team". (more...)
Borna Coric Knocks Out 4th Seed at US Open Borna Coric Knocks Out 4th Seed at US Open
- August 31, 2017

He deserves a better athlete than me. I gave my all. I was not really sure what it is. The only bump in the road came when Shapovalov failed to serve it out at 5-4 in the third set but he did not panic and dominated the tie-break. 'I know that I could have done some big things here. I know that I could have done something that I haven't done before. But I won't. It's just as simple as that'. (more...)
US Open 2017: Nadal comes through early test against Serbia's Dusan Lajovic US Open 2017: Nadal comes through early test against Serbia's Dusan Lajovic
- August 31, 2017

Open late Tuesday night. After this the cute kid went on to say that he has a "serious question" and asked if he "could continue playing for another 8-9 years" so that he could get to play Roger Federer when he "becomes a pro" himself. So that would have been tougher for me maybe to back it up back-to-back days. "Things are actually great.' I always try to keep a very positive mindset out there", he added. (more...)
What's next for Roger Federer after avoiding scare? What's next for Roger Federer after avoiding scare?
- August 31, 2017

Federer finally wrapped up the victory in the next game, but Martin Blackman, general manager of player development, said that showed how comfortable Tiafoe is on the big stage. "I always knew I was going to come in rusty or not great". "I think he's going to be really good". Built more like a boxer than a tennis player, Tiafoe possesses bruising power and no little swagger. (more...)
Andy Murray Withdraws From The US Open Andy Murray Withdraws From The US Open
- August 31, 2017

I did pretty much everything I could to get myself ready and took a number of weeks off after Wimbledon. "Obviously when you speak to a lot, there is different views and opinions on what the best thing to do is moving forward, and that's a decision I'll need to take now. (more...)
ESPN's Ed Cunningham cites concussions, bowl game, for quitting broadcasting ESPN's Ed Cunningham cites concussions, bowl game, for quitting broadcasting
- August 31, 2017

Cunningham told the Times that he was free from the symptoms of CTE, and hopes to spend more time with his young children. Ed Cunningham , who has worked in television for almost two decades, told the New York Times that he had growing discomfort with the damage being inflicted on the players each week. (more...)
Aqua Blue cycling team says team bus burned by arsonist Aqua Blue cycling team says team bus burned by arsonist
- August 31, 2017

Extensive damage was sustained to the rear of the bus along with the interior. The team also released images of the attack. Aqua Blue Sport are now competing in the Vuelta a Espana after receiving a wild card entry to the tour. They have played an active role in the race after 11 stages, with riders featuring in escape groups and British rider Adam Blythe finishing a creditable third on stage two. (more...)
Declan John jumped at chance to join Rangers Declan John jumped at chance to join Rangers
- August 31, 2017

Manager Pedro Caixinha is back in his native Portugal for a four-day university course, but new Ibrox director of football Mark Allen is in charge of bringing in new players before tonight's midnight transfer deadline. "Football is insane, especially around the last few days of the transfer window". And it is understood Gers chiefs have not yet returned with a fresh bid for Hearts playmaker Jamie Walker, contrary to reports on Thursday morning. (more...)
Comcast Business to power Wi-Fi at Little Caesars Arena Comcast Business to power Wi-Fi at Little Caesars Arena
- August 31, 2017

The establishment, which will be decked out in Kid Rock memorabilia, will maintain a regular schedule open to the public, including non-event days. "We look forward to providing an authentic and memorable experience for Detroit sports fans, concertgoers, and everyone who visits The District Detroit and Little Caesars Arena". (more...)
Andy Murray pulls out of US Open 2017 Andy Murray pulls out of US Open 2017
- August 31, 2017

Murray has not played since losing to Sam Querrey at the Wimbledon quarterfinals, pulling out of various pre-US Open hard court tournaments and hoping to get better before the year's final Grand Slam . Lucky loser Lukas Lacko enters the US Open draw as a result of Murray's withdrawal. 'I think it's very positive in all kinds of ways. "Obviously I spoke to a number of specialists about it to get the best advice possible". (more...)
Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United 'in Andre Gomes battle' Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham United 'in Andre Gomes battle'
- August 31, 2017

Gomes has been in and out of the starting XI since he swapped Valencia for a spell at the Catalan giants and both Tottenham and West Ham could offer him the starts he craves ahead of next summer's World Cup in Russian Federation. But, their pursuit of the Sporting Lisbon midfielder seems to have run into troubled waters, forcing Slaven Bilic to turn his attention towards Gomes, with midfield being a priority for him. (more...)