Sports

by | August 07, 2017 | 06:34

Monaco won Ligue 1 in the last season, ended their Champions League campaign in the semifinals. "Of course, they played for United, but they said that both clubs are unbelievable and that I would enjoy the Premier League because it's the best league, the stadiums are always full, and the people love football".

by | August 07, 2017 | 04:39

The Atlee team's coach was not pleased with the decision. "It's devastating", said Pastore, who was at the tournament in Kirkland, Wash. over the past week. Remove me from the game and take responsibility for my players doing that", " Currie said. The 12-14-year-old team's coach said what his girls did was wrong but that the punishment didn't fit the crime.

by | August 07, 2017 | 04:07

In one of her last public appearances, Cuthbert carried the Olympic torch in the stadium before the cauldron was ignited to open the Sydney 2000 Olympics. The Sport Australia Hall of Fame, of which Cuthbert is a member, also offered their condolences. In 1956 she became the first Australian to win triple Olympic gold.

by | August 07, 2017 | 03:55

However, her more battle-hardened compatriot Tori Bowie impressed in her semi-final beating home Ivory Coast's double sprint medallist from the 2013 world championships Murielle Ahoure . "I didn't execute my race which is a shame but I am healthy", Thompson, who landed a 100 and 200 golden double in Rio past year. I just wanted to get a good start but they raced well.

by | August 07, 2017 | 03:40

Marriaga's corner put a stop to the fight before the eighth round began. So eventually I would make a Beltran and Lomachenko bout after Beltran has an opportunity to win a lightweight title. And the two-time Olympic gold medallist showcased nearly every single weapon in his arsenal when he dominated opponent Miguel Marriaga under the lights at the Microsoft Theatre in California on Saturday night.

by | August 07, 2017 | 02:48

Zverev was nearly teasing Anderson at times, moving his opponent, 11 years his senior, around the court easily, despite the 15th seed getting a series of lucky breaks via the net cord. Serving at 15-40 at 1-1 in the first set, Anderson hit a short ball deep to Zverev's backhand. In the second set, an error by Anderson at 30-40 in the first game gave Zverev another break, and the German was hardly challenged from there.

by | August 07, 2017 | 02:49

The 27-year-old had been due to face Wladimir Klitschko in a rematch, before the Ukrainian retired on Thursday. It was rumoured that a deal was close for a rematch on November 11 in Las Vegas between the pair but those plans have been shelved as Klitschko has chose to step away from the sport with his reputation enhanced after their bout in April 2017.

by | August 07, 2017 | 02:39

Reed told police he never put his hands on his wife but did touch her hair as she got on the elevator. "Former Miami Heat backup center Willie Reed was jailed early Sunday on a domestic-violence charge". According to the arrest report, the incident between the ex-Miami Heat player and his wife started on the apartment balcony when she revealed she wanted a divorce.

by | August 07, 2017 | 02:15

Neymar would have been expected to feature among the forward nominees, but the three spots have been taken up by Leo Messi, Paulo Dybala and Cristiano Ronaldo . It's a similar scenario in defence where Real's talismanic captain Sergio Ramos has been nominated for the best defender alongside teammate Marcelo and former Juve defender Leonardo Bonucci , who completed a shock switch to AC Milan.

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:52

Stage 1 victor Kyle Busch began Stage 2 with a loose left front wheel, causing him to make an extra pit stop to replace the wheel. "It's so stressful to let guys go by you for the lead; I've never had to do that before", Truex said. He's finished 30th or worse in nine of 22 races this season. "It's been a really hard week". I don't know if I'm just in the groove or what, but it feels pretty good.

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:40

For the second straight year, Jalen Collins will begin the National Football League season on the suspended list. This is his second infraction, hence the 10 game suspension. "I'm just trying to make the most of this camp and get everybody ready". "No, no situations", Collins said. The Falcons selected Collins in the second round, 42nd overall, of the 2015 NFL Draft.

by | August 07, 2017 | 01:22

That's where Stripling ran into his problem, giving up a moonshot to left field to cut the deficit to three runs. Hill worked his fifth consecutive outing of allowing two runs or fewer last Saturday in a win over San Francisco, yielding only a solo homer among two hits across 5 2/3 innings.

by | August 06, 2017 | 23:57

Down in St. Petersburg at Tropicana Field on Sunday, the Milwaukee Brewers and the Tampa Bay Rays will be finishing up their Major League Baseball series. Davies had only two strikeouts but was in control, not allowing an extra-base hit and giving the bullpen some much-needed rest. Logan Morrison, who had led off the inning with a single, scored the run scored when Wilson Ramos hit into a double play.

by | August 06, 2017 | 23:51

FLOYD MAYWEATHER and Conor McGregor travelled to Los Angeles, Toronto, New York and London ahead of their historic bout - here are some of the best photos from their press tour. And unhappy with the allegedly deceptive nature of the photograph, Malignaggi walked away from McGregor's camp and basically hasn't shut up since. I came with the best intentions and meant to help out.

by | August 06, 2017 | 22:16

The problem for Tottenham, however, rests in their over-dependence on Harry Kane , by April last season , Kane had already scored 19 goals which was 43% of the total goals Tottenham had scored. "For me, it is the outcome of the ownerships and that has completely changed the whole landscape of football in the last 15 years", he told a press conference at the Emirates Stadium.

by | August 06, 2017 | 22:07

An age-old rivalry resumes on Sunday as Arsenal and Chelsea take on each other once again. Whilst Arsenal's squad looks bigger on the Wembley programme, it is hard to argue that the Gunners have more quality than the Blues. Despite the recent bumps, Chelsea have lost just three times to Arsenal in their last 14 meetings, stretching back to 2012. "The reality though is somewhat different, and Arsenal's squad has become a bloated mess, filled with players who are no longer in ...

by | August 06, 2017 | 21:57

Following in the footsteps of good friend Beyoncé , Serena Williams also had a themed baby shower. Serena and her fiance Alexis Ohanian are set to walk down the aisle sometime this fall, and that is when the tennis player is due. "Even then they had your back", Serena wrote in one caption. She conducted a full interview with the publication about her pregnancy, revealing that she took a pregnancy test as a "joke" while training for the Australian Open in January following her friend's ...

by | August 06, 2017 | 21:59

I'm having so much fun out here, I've been working really hard and it's really paying off. Bellis and Kvitova brought two of the most compelling stories into the tournament this year. Now she's relishing the opportunity to play in the semifinals of a WTA tournament located only minutes from home, which makes this basically her own back yard.

by | August 06, 2017 | 19:51

Costa, who has been exiled from Chelsea training, is keen to return to former club Atletico Madrid where he wouldn't be able to play until at least January. But if PSG is able to do this, why not? "We're waiting a game very hard for us and want to try to start the season with a win". "We have a small squad", he added.

by | August 06, 2017 | 19:37

He had been cut by the Green Bay Packers , stocked shelves in an Iowa grocery story, starred in the Arena Football League, and played in NFL Europe. "I don't think anyone can wrap their head around where does this story go, and that's why it's been a hard process", he said.

by | August 06, 2017 | 19:38

Hernandez, 31, is 5-4 with a 4.28 ERA (35 ER, 73.2 IP) with 69 strikeouts and 21 walks in 13 starts with the Mariners this season. He was out April 26 to June 23 with shoulder bursitis. Gonzalez will start for the Mariners in the first game Sunday, while the Royals will counter with left-hander Danny Duffy . Gonzales will start the first game, while Erasmo Ramirez will take the mound for the M's in the nightcap.

by | August 06, 2017 | 19:34

Lining up next to NaVorro Bowman , the 28-year-old has been solid against the run and the pass. Smith had success playing in Seattle's defensive scheme from 2011-14, where he was coached by current defensive coordinator Robert Saleh. "The best way I can explain with Reuben is he'll get his opportunity when he absolutely, absolutely deserves it". Veteran Ray-Ray Armstrong is also an option.

by | August 06, 2017 | 19:08

It was still wet. "It was still very wet and I almost crashed three or four times in the first lap especially", he added. "[Pitting early] was the only chance that I had - and when I go out on slick tyres, it was still very, very wet". Rossi and Dovizioso finally bailed for their dry-shod bikes on lap five, with Zarco staying out an extra lap and being passed for the lead by the much faster Marquez.

by | August 06, 2017 | 15:57

The 50,000 or so that packed out the Aviva were treated to a good performance on the whole from the English giants despite a disappointing first half. Ryan Kent, I know him one and a half years. "We've always said that until August 31 we'll run through the world with open eyes, that's clear, but it's not us alone who decides about these things".

by | August 06, 2017 | 15:40

Yet despite momentarily losing his rhythm, the champion regrouped to take control on the back straight and he scorched off the final bend to forge clear and take his third successive world 10,000m title by a couple of meters. What a way to end my career in London . "I get emotional talking about it, but I owe it to the people in London, I owe it to the people in Great Britain and to have so many people supporting you, keeping you going, it makes the difference".

by | August 06, 2017 | 14:52

Nieto competed in Grand Prix motorcycling from 1964 to 1986, scoring 90 wins and winning 13 titles across the 50cc, the 80cc and 125cc categories. Angel Nieto Roldan was a pioneer of modern motorcycling in Spain . "Over nearly two decades, Nieto set his name in stone as a true great, competing in and often dominating the 50cc, 80cc and 125cc events and Championships he entered".

by | August 06, 2017 | 14:34

With reports linking talismanic players Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil with moves away from the Emirates, Wenger may not have the aforementioned duo to call upon much longer. Asked about Sanchez's frame of mind heading into the new season, Wenger said: 'My decision is clear, he will stay. Arsenal faces Chelsea in the Community Shield at Wembley on Sunday.

by | August 06, 2017 | 14:20

It is added that president Florentino Perez is "only willing to negotiate" with United over Bale if De Gea is included in the deal. The first coming in the Copa Del Rey final against Barcelona where he showed why Madrid broke the transfer record for him - embarrassing Marc Bartra by outmuscling him on the ball, beating him with blistering pace and slotting the ball into the back of the net to score the victor late on before Bartra could even tell what had just happened to him.

by | August 06, 2017 | 11:43

I did way before. "If he was motivated by money he could have got more somewhere else", he said. The poster boy of Brazilian football looks set on plying his trade at the Parc des Princes come the start of the 2017-18 season, with mega-rich Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) willing to trigger Neymar's €222 million (S$357 million) buy-out clause in order to secure what will become a world-record transfer.

by | August 06, 2017 | 10:58

Neymar's departure is not far from being acquired, FC Barcelona is sparing his efforts to find a replacement. Today's reports in France claim Dembele has nearly agreed personal terms with Barcelona . Senior Camp Nou officials and players are growing increasingly irritated by the stance taken by the Brazilian's entourage, and turning to the idea that it would not be so damaging to let him go.

by | August 06, 2017 | 10:39

The Signal Iduna Park showpiece also offered the chance for the Bundesliga's two best goal scorers - Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Robert Lewandowski - to resume their own personal rivalry. We are Bayern Munich and can not afford so many defeats. Bayern could have doubled their lead on 31 minutes when Thomas Mueller's header forced Roman Burki into a point-blank save.

by | August 06, 2017 | 10:33

She gained the decisive break in the opening set for a 5-3 lead and served out the set. It's evident even during warm-ups, and when Saturday's match began, Vandeweghe used her lethal forehand and punishing first serve - topping out at 122 miles per hour - to gain control of the match.

by | August 06, 2017 | 10:26

Liverpool , last winners of the Champions League in 2005, will be hoping to feature in the group stage for the first time since the 2014-15 season. It could be a very fruitful campaign in front of goal for Liverpool this season. Competition is likely to be particularly rife in attack where Roberto Firmino , Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi will all be competing for the central striker's role.

by | August 06, 2017 | 09:56

He said that democracy will strengthen if corrupt officials are identified. The former prime minister was living in Murree since his ouster by the Supreme Court in Panama case. In the earlier dispensation Sartaj Aziz was serving as PM's advisor for foreign affairs but no one was officially granted the foreign affairs portfolio.

by | August 06, 2017 | 09:38

He was the career scoring leader for both the Saints and Falcons, and was named to two All-Decade teams for the 1980s and 1990s. A seniors committee choice, Easley played only seven seasons and 89 games for Seattle. Easley also cited Shaun Alexander as a player he thinks deserves induction someday. "Twenty years later - be anxious for nothing - the Hall of Fame was dropped on the shoulders of Kenny Easley like a pair of shoulder pads".