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by | July 12, 2017 | 02:28

Giroud travelled with Arsenal to Sydney on Sunday as Everton ponder their next move. Marseille and Lyon have been interested in signing Giroud this summer and Everton and West Ham are also keen to snare him away from the Emirates Stadium.

by | July 12, 2017 | 01:39

According to Mumbaimirror, the BCCI has lined up Sri Lanka and New Zealand for November and December. They lost the Test series 2-0, ODI series 3-1 but drew the two match T20 series 1-1. Sri Lanka have endured a torrid time in 2017. Sri Lanka, who are in eighth spot, have lost points and this will give West Indies, who are now in ninth spot, some relief.

by | July 12, 2017 | 01:36

I'm just speechless - I'm really, really happy". It was also a milestone victory for Kittel, who now has 13 career Tour stage victories, the most by a German rider in the race. Now, it's time to see how all of the racers, including Froome, compete on a little fresher legs after the day off. FACT OF THE DAY: Yoann Offredo , who was in the day's breakaway, hit out at rival teams for not sending riders ahead after he and fellow Frenchman Elie Gesbert formed a two-rider breakaway.

by | July 12, 2017 | 01:00

In the Wimbledon tennis championship in London today, Garbine Muguruza of Venezuela defeated Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation in straight sets 6-3, 6-4 in a Women's Singles quarterfinal match. Wrapping up the No.1 Court clash in one hour and 15 minutes, Muguruza awaits the victor of the quarterfinal encounter between American CoCo Vandeweghe and Magdalena Rybarikova, who thwarted pre-tournament favorite Karolina Pliskova in the secon round.

by | July 12, 2017 | 00:31

Wade was also the last British woman to win the title a year earlier. Konta was next to play on Centre Court against Halep. The young Bulgarian saved two set points, but the third one brought Federer the second set. Djokovic appeared to grimace in pain a couple of times as his shoulder was being checked. However, it remains to be seen whether the three-time Wimbledon champion will be fully fit for his quarter-final against Tomas Berdych on Wednesday, after he twice received treatment ...

by | July 11, 2017 | 23:40

The Chelsea youth product had six appearances for the English champions last season but has now been loaned out to gain experience and enjoy more game time in the Championship. "I just want to hit the ground running", Aina told Hull's website . He was then given his Premier League debut as he came on in a 3-0 victory against Leicester City in October.

by | July 11, 2017 | 22:18

Having seen an initial bid of £8m rejected by Norwich City , Rafa Benitez is now demanding that Newcastle United return with a second, improved bid for Jacob Murphy . James' Park last season, from Chelsea , whilst the only new addition to the squad to date is Florian Lejeune . The top sides have a lot of money. "We know where we are", the former Liverpool boss added.

by | July 11, 2017 | 21:55

Fox Business Network's Charlie Gasparino also reported that Mas is "inching closer to buying" the Marlins and that it is "Jorge Mas' to lose". In Jackson's story, Marlins President David Samson is quoted as saying "there's no agreement reached with anyone".

by | July 11, 2017 | 21:45

Conte is looking beyond the Spaniard who was holding out for a move to Manchester United and is said to be disappointed by the fact Red Devils opted to go for Lukaku instead. The 28-year-old has also attracted interest from China with Tianjin Quanjian leading the chase to clinch his signature as they look to make a record-breaking move to sign him.

by | July 11, 2017 | 21:13

Anthony has been the subject of trade rumors for months now. According to ESPN's Ian Begley , Anthony is pretty sure that his time as a Knick is coming to a close, and he apparently has his next destination in mind. Cleveland reportedly tried to acquire both Paul George and Jimmy Butler, but they were traded to the Oklahoma City Thunder and Minnesota Timberwolves, respectively.

by | July 11, 2017 | 18:44

She passed up a match point at 5-2, four more in the following game and after being pegged back and forced into a tiebreak, where she missed two more chances to kill off the game, Svitolina netted a backhand to hand her opponent the match. "I think I deserve to play on a better court than Court 12", Ostapenko said. "I really had to go for it to win the match". Svitolina, who said she was now relishing a return to hardcourt tennis , acknowledged the 20-year-old's skills.

by | July 11, 2017 | 18:41

This year, though, with interim-turned-official head coach Ed Orgeron entering his first full season at the helm, and former Pittsburgh offensive coordinator Matt Canada calling the shots, LSU looks anything but predictable. SEC Media Days is an opportunity for coaches and selected players to preview the upcoming season, before hitting the field for fall practice. Malzahn appears in better position to stick around than Jones given the level of talent available to him at Auburn and the ...

by | July 11, 2017 | 18:21

Rodriguez moved to Real Madrid from Monaco for a reported 60 million euros ($68.4 million) in 2014 after winning the Golden Boot as the leading scorer at the World Cup. He's a goal-scorer himself, he sets up a lot of goals and on top of that he's great from set-pieces. "With this transfer, we have been able to raise the quality of our team without question".

by | July 11, 2017 | 18:15

The newspaper reported that Jordan would invest "very little cash" in the deal, but that Jeter likes the former basketball star's involvement because of his transition from athlete to sports executive. Bruce Sherman, a Florida-based billionaire who was already part of the investment group, increased his share when Chaifetz bailed, the Post reports, but the Jeter group still needed to attract additional investors.

by | July 11, 2017 | 17:46

The future of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone is under threat after the circuit's owners triggered a break clause in its contract. Silverstone has been on the F1 calendar since the Formula 1 Championship began back in 1950, and although the venue also switched between Aintree in the 1950's and Brands Hatch during the 1960's to 1980's, it has been a regular and highly popular venue ever since 1987.

by | July 11, 2017 | 16:59

He married a USA citizen in 2008. Under the terms of Mohammad's plea agreement, he is expected face a little over 27 years in prison - a "long way" from the life sentence that could have been imposed under the sentencing guidelines given the nature of the charges, Durkin said.

by | July 11, 2017 | 16:16

The future of James Rodriguez has been subject to intense speculation and now it has been finally confirmed that the Colombian Superstar has joined Bayern Munich on a two-year loan deal. " James Rodriguez was Carlo Ancelotti's wish after both worked successfully together in Madrid". He's risky in front of the goal, sets up a lot of strikes and kicks great set pieces.

by | July 11, 2017 | 13:10

After the tough first set, the world No. 1 took control of the match. Both face French opposition, with defending champion Murray, 30, continuing his bid for a third title against Benoit Paire , the world No46, in the second match on Centre Court .

by | July 11, 2017 | 12:10

Stoke's Marko Arnautovic could face a spell on the sidelines after suffering a suspected knee injury. Arnautovic has developed into a great wide-player during his time in English football, adapting to playing both out wide, as a centre-forward and sometimes in behind the striker.

by | July 11, 2017 | 08:25

Washington, a second-year NFL player and a distinguished football and basketball player at Taft High School in Cincinnati, is accused of improperly carrying a concealed firearm near the Splash Park at 11320 Chester Road. In 2015, Washington was arrested in Columbus for soliciting of prostitution. Washington pleaded guilty to the charge in January 2016 and the charge was later dismissed after he completed an educational program.

by | July 11, 2017 | 05:24

The WBO agreed to conduct a review, but said it couldn't change the outcome unless there was evidence of fraud or a violation of law. According to the WBO, the five judges who scored the fight are "competent judges from different countries" and were asked to watch the bout without sound.

by | July 11, 2017 | 04:53

USA TODAY's Sam Amick reported the news Monday but says the injury is not expected to be serious , although he will miss the much-anticipated showdown with Kings rookie guard De'Aaron Fox. Beyond the stats, Ball seemed incapable of handling Fox's speed and explosiveness on either end of the court, while Fox continuously attacked Ball whenever the UCLA point guard was defending him.

by | July 11, 2017 | 01:49

Fultz, who recorded eight points in 15 minutes in Philadelphia's 95-93 win, landed on Warriors guard Jabari Brown's heel while trying to stop Brown from driving to the basket. "But once we get into the flow of things, whoever gets the rebound, we're just going". The 2016 number one pick, Ben Simmons , missed his entire rookie season with a foot injury.

by | July 11, 2017 | 01:38

The news broke early on Monday, just two days after Robert Whittaker won the interim title in Mousasi's very own middleweight division. The signing sees Mousasi rejoin Bellator President Scott Coker following his successful run with STRIKEFORCE from 2009-2013.

by | July 11, 2017 | 01:33

The Blues are keen for Loftus-Cheek to play on a regular basis next season and the Englishman looks set to be given the chance at Selhurst Park. United had previously lost out on Loftus-Cheek's club-mate Tammy Abraham, who has joined Swansea City on a season-long loan.

by | July 11, 2017 | 01:06

Last month separate figures revealed that the population of the United Kingdom had seen its sharpest annual increase in almost 70 years, reaching 65.6 million in the middle of 2016. As of January 1, the EU's total population stood at 511.8 million, up from 510.3 million the year before. The largest population increases were reported in Luxemburg, Sweden and Malta, while Lithuania, Latvia and Croatia witnessed the largest decrease.

by | July 10, 2017 | 23:44

Manchester United have been in search of a solid defensive midfielder for quite some time and more than a few quality stars have been linked with them. At Chelsea , Antonio Conte now has the likes of N'Golo Kante, Nemanja Matic and Cesc Fabregas as his only recognised options. The Mail add that the transfer fee and Bakayoko's knee injury have held up the move.

by | July 10, 2017 | 23:17

It was claimed he could receive $150,000 per photo for statutory damages. Only two Tupac t shirts were sold before being pulled from distribution. Miller is the first person to sue the sisters over the shirts. Although both reality stars apologised several times, noting they "did not mean to disrespect these icons" and understand they missed the mark with their idea, estates of Notorious B.I.G.

by | July 10, 2017 | 22:44

Investment analysts at FinnCap started coverage on shares of Savannah Resources Plc (LON: SAV ) in a report released on Monday, June 19th. Deutsche's target would indicate a potential upside of 19.74% from the company's last stock close. It has underperformed by 39.93% the S&P500. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the company's stock.

by | July 10, 2017 | 22:29

Undefeated boxer Floyd Mayweather and mixed martial arts champion Conor McGregor will begin a four-day global media tour next week to promote their August 26 boxing match in Las Vegas. The exact amount Mayweather owes in back taxes is unknown. The former five-division champion has enough assets to afford the tax bill, he just doesn't have the available cash.

by | July 10, 2017 | 21:17

She finally won by converting her eighth match point. JO KONTA became the first British woman in 33 years to make the Wimbledon quarter-finals after seeing off Caroline Garcia . Coaching is allowed during matches on the women's tour but remains banned at Grand Slam tournaments, as it is throughout the men's game. The instructions, however, didn't prevent Garcia to come back in the second set.

by | July 10, 2017 | 21:02

Kerber, who reached the Wimbledon final past year but lost to Serena Williams, was beaten by Garbine Muguruza on No. 2 Court, 4-6, 6-4, 6-4. She will be replaced at number one by either Karolina Pliskova or Simona Halep. However, she won the girls' title at the All England Club in 2014. "I think I stretch a little harder now", the former world No.1 said of her extraordinary longevity.

by | July 10, 2017 | 19:01

The Bednarik Award has been given to the best defensive player of the year since 1995. Returning Maxwell Award victor Lamar Jackson (Louisville) headlines the way for the 2017 watch list class. Scott's 82.8 rushing yards per game average ranked eighth in the Big Ten during the regular season and his 86.9 ypg in conference play was sixth best.

by | July 10, 2017 | 18:37

Marlins outfielder and 2016 victor Giancarlo Stanton , Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez and rookie outfielder Aaron Judge , Dodgers rookie Cody Bellinger , Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon and Marlins first baseman Justin Bour will be competing in the homerun derby.

by | July 10, 2017 | 18:08

Serving quality football news from around the globe. These were, pretty much literally, the words Luciano Spalletti used to describe the Ivan Perisic situation, with the Croatia global a target for Manchester United this summer. "I will listen to him (Perisic)". It would not be nice for me to hear him say words like: 'I want to leave.' We'll see'. "I will speak to everyone and, of course, for those who are "distracted" there will be different words", Spalletti said.