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Brazil vs Ecuador CONMEBOL WC Qualifiers Brazil vs Ecuador CONMEBOL WC Qualifiers
- September 01, 2017

And Neymar goes into it in fine form given his electric start for PSG following his arrival from Barcelona. Rested for the team's pair of June friendlies - a 1-0 loss to Argentina and a 4-0 win against Australia - Neymar will play alongside his new PSG teammates Thiago Silva, Marquinhos and Dani Alves. (more...)
Russian Federation 2018: Uganda Beat Egypt As Ghana's Faint Hopes Revive Russian Federation 2018: Uganda Beat Egypt As Ghana's Faint Hopes Revive
- September 01, 2017

Liverpool striker Mohamed Salah had two great chances to equalise after Egypt fell behind. In the current qualification for the World Cup, Uganda launched a fight to withdraw from the group with the Egyptian national team, and after 2 rounds, the "Cranes" 4 points and the 2nd line in the group E. (more...)
France routs Netherlands 4-0 to regain control of Group A France routs Netherlands 4-0 to regain control of Group A
- September 01, 2017

Dick Advocaat spoke of a game plan to get a good result in Paris to keep Netherlands chances of automatically qualifying for the World Cup alive. So, it seems that the Sweden and France Football teams having more chances for automatic qualification. (more...)
Detroit Lions trade OG Laken Tomlinson to San Francisco 49ers Detroit Lions trade OG Laken Tomlinson to San Francisco 49ers
- September 01, 2017

He played mostly left guard with the Lions, with 14 starts as a rookie there and ultimately losing that job last season to Graham Glasgow . That that pick is two drafts away seems to indicate Detroit wanted to save as much face as possible; dealing a 2015 first-rounder for a sixth- or seventh-round pick just two years later would be brutal. (more...)
Ohio State opens at IN tonight Ohio State opens at IN tonight
- September 01, 2017

ET start on ESPN. And yet, what the Hoosiers really want is a chance to prove this doesn't have to be a one-off deal. Allen said he expects the offensive scheme of the Buckeyes to be a combination of Ohio State coach Urban Meyer and Wilson. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez tells Chile teammates he's leaving Arsenal to join Manchester City Alexis Sanchez tells Chile teammates he's leaving Arsenal to join Manchester City
- September 01, 2017

City are not trying to sell Sterling, who has scored in their last two league games, though they are conscious that the 22-year-old England worldwide may prefer a move if competition for places in attack increases should they succeed in their bid for Sanchez. (more...)
Pete Rose will not return to Fox amid statutory rape allegations Pete Rose will not return to Fox amid statutory rape allegations
- September 01, 2017

This sexual relationship lasted for several years. At the time, Rose was 34 years old and married with two children. The age of consent in OH, where Rose lived while playing for the Reds at the time, is 16. Recently, the division suspended Fox Business Network anchor Charles Payne and Fox News Channel host Eric Bolling amid separate claims of inappropriate behavior toward women. (more...)
Wozniacki disgruntled to see Sharapova take centre stage at US Open Wozniacki disgruntled to see Sharapova take centre stage at US Open
- September 01, 2017

It's always a fine line, balancing television ratings with the integrity of the competition, but in this case, it does seem as though Wozniacki was dealt a hard hand. Her match - although originally scheduled for Court 5 - was eventually moved to Court 17 ("which is a really nice court actually") as the USTA struggled to get 87 singles matches played Wednesday due to Tuesday's rain. (more...)
Harry Maguire and Nathaniel Chalobah on England's bench against Malta Harry Maguire and Nathaniel Chalobah on England's bench against Malta
- September 01, 2017

A lot has changed since then, Gareth Southgate has now become England's permanent boss having initially taken the job as caretaker. Hart has endured a hard start to the campaign with the Hammers, conceding 10 goals in three Premier League games, while an indifferent performance in the Three Lions' last outing against Scotland increased the pressure upon him. (more...)
Chesapeake native Justin Upton traded to the Los Angeles Angels Chesapeake native Justin Upton traded to the Los Angeles Angels
- September 01, 2017

In 459 at bats this season, Upton is hitting.279 with 28 home runs and 94 RBIs. Though Upton could stay with the Angels beyond this season, he also could test the free agent market. Rosenthal reports that Upton told the Tigers that he would opt out of his contract for 2018 since the Tigers are in rebuild mode for the future. According to Bob Nightengale, the organization doesn't think they'll move him ahead of Thursday's deadline. (more...)
Schefter: Getting 'Sense' Ezekiel Elliott's Suspension May Be Reduced Schefter: Getting 'Sense' Ezekiel Elliott's Suspension May Be Reduced
- September 01, 2017

According to ESPN , Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is not likely to serve the entirety of his suspension despite being handed a six-game ban by the league for his alleged domestic violence incident. While a prosecutor decided not to charge Elliott after his ex-girlfriend accused him of assault, the National Football League said its investigation found "substantial credible evidence" of three instances of physical violence. (more...)
Valentino Rossi 'not optimistic' over leg injury in training accident Valentino Rossi 'not optimistic' over leg injury in training accident
- September 01, 2017

The team added that it will provide further updates "in due course". This injury marks the second time shortly before a home race that Rossi has suffered an injury after injuring his sternum in a MX crash before the Italian Grand Prix in Mugello earlier in 2017. (more...)
Hy-Vee collecting donations for Hurricane Harvey relief Hy-Vee collecting donations for Hurricane Harvey relief
- September 01, 2017

Responding to the disaster related to Hurricane Harvey in Texas , Hy-Vee announced this week it will be accepting customers' donations for those affected by the storms. Like the Red Cross , volunteers with CRI need to pass background checks and apply. "It's risky there, and if you're not part of a certified or qualified relief organization, you'll be turned away". (more...)
Preseason game canceled in wake of Houston flooding
- September 01, 2017

The game is at NRG. All tickets would cost $25, and all proceeds would be donated to the United Way of Greater Houston Relief Fund. The team has been practicing at the Dallas Cowboys' facility in Frisco this week. The Texans were in New Orleans when Hurricane Harvey hit Houston and then flew to Dallas for continued practices after Saturday's preseason game against the Saints. (more...)
Officials In Texas React To President's Comments Concerning NAFTA Officials In Texas React To President's Comments Concerning NAFTA
- September 01, 2017

The president's tweet comes ahead of another round of trade negotiations with Mexico and Canada starting September 1 in Mexico City. On Sunday, Trump also blasted Mexico and Canada on Twitter for being "very difficult" in the renegotiation of NAFTA. (more...)
Bayern reject Chelsea bid for defender Bayern reject Chelsea bid for defender
- September 01, 2017

Conte is searching for someone to provide competition with Victor Moses on the flank and feels that 31-year-old right-back Rafinha is a suitable player to fit that. Rafinha, who has played over 200 times for the Bundesliga giants, only had mixed appearances last season as he fell behind to youngster and German global Joshua Kimmich. (more...)
Manchester City lodge second bid for Alexis Sanchez Manchester City lodge second bid for Alexis Sanchez
- September 01, 2017

City offered $64 million earlier this week for Arsenal's 28-year-old Chile worldwide but that was flat out rejected. The man that Arsene Wenger had targeted was Thomas Lemar , and despite an alleged £92 million offer being accepted, Wenger later pulled out of the deal, subsequently ending any chance of a Sanchez sale . (more...)
Alexis Sanchez stays at Arsenal as move for Thomas Lemar falls through Alexis Sanchez stays at Arsenal as move for Thomas Lemar falls through
- September 01, 2017

However, if he chooses to call time on his spell at Monaco, England seems to be his next destination with Liverpool and Arsenal in hot pursuit of the player. The Algerian Football Federation announced on Twitter late on Wednesday that Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez had been given permission to leave the Algeria camp to complete a transfer. (more...)
Cricketer Ambati Rayudu manhandles senior citizen who objected his rash driving Cricketer Ambati Rayudu manhandles senior citizen who objected his rash driving
- September 01, 2017

The people present at the spot tried to separate them but Rayudu moved forward and slapped the man. This entire fight was caught on camera and was shared on the social media. Rayudu later gets back in his vehicle. Amabati Rayudu hails from Andhra Pradesh and is a right-hand batsman. But, southpaw Tanmay Agarwal continued his impressive run in this edition scoring a disciplined 84 (82b, 5x4, 1x6) and put on a 140-run stand for the second wicket with another southpaw B. (more...)
Security Council renews mandate of United Nations peacekeeping force in Lebanon Security Council renews mandate of United Nations peacekeeping force in Lebanon
- September 01, 2017

But the move is being strongly resisted by other nations, including France and Germany, as well as Lebanon, whose Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil argued that preserving the mandate was necessary for peace and stability and to do otherwise would jeopardise the efforts of Unifil. (more...)
JJ Watt's Harvey-relief drive passes $10M mark JJ Watt's Harvey-relief drive passes $10M mark
- September 01, 2017

Watt said he will leave the link open to "see how high we can get it". Watt started his fundraising page on Sunday with his own $100,000 contribution. Houston , we're thinking of you. "That's been the number one phrase is basically 'we felt helpless.' Thank you for giving us an opportunity to help". (more...)
Kardashians, Beyonce to help Harvey victims Kardashians, Beyonce to help Harvey victims
- September 01, 2017

A spokeswoman for the reality star says she and her mother and sisters have given $250,000 to the Red Cross and $250,000 to the Salvation Army. The 35-year-old singer hails from the city which was ravaged by the natural disaster over the weekend, and previously announced her charity BeyGOOD was assisting with a relief effort to "help as many as [they] can". (more...)
Beyoncé's Aid For Hurricane Harvey Victims Beyoncé's Aid For Hurricane Harvey Victims
- September 01, 2017

The Houston native said in a statement to The Houston Chronicle late Monday that "my heart goes out to my hometown, Houston , and I remain in constant prayer for those affected". All my love and strength. On September 28, the "Cranes In The Sky" singer plans to donate the total revenue from a Boston show to the Hurricane Harvey relief. (more...)
Crystal Palace reach £26m agreement with Liverpool for Mamadou Sakho Crystal Palace reach £26m agreement with Liverpool for Mamadou Sakho
- August 31, 2017

The staggering amount lodged for a player long since deemed surplus to requirements has been accepted by Liverpool , according to Sky Sports. Liverpool's Mamadou Sakho had been Palace's primary defensive target all summer long, but the Londoners have averted their gaze elsewhere after the Reds refused to drop their £30m asking price for the out-of-favour France global. (more...)
Cricket fans urged to take cover after arrow is fired into Oval Cricket fans urged to take cover after arrow is fired into Oval
- August 31, 2017

Surrey's County Championship match against Middlesex at the Oval in south London has been abandoned in extraordinary circumstances at around 4.25pm on the final day as a metal arrow was sacked on to the field of play, landing near players and umpires. (more...)