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I won't have any regrets, says Premier League new boy Mooy

Sometimes you hear something and it is interesting, but it is not for us. "We are ambitious. We are in this league because we are ambitious". "We know exactly where we come from and how big the gap is financially (to many of Town's top-flight rivals), but we have the right to play in the Premier League and we will try our best". Read More »

Seeded Karolina Pliskova reaches quarter-finals at Rogers Cup


World number one Pliskova, who topped the WTA rankings for the first time last month, was leading 6-2 6-7 (4/7) 1-0 in Toronto when Japan's Osaka withdrew due to an abdominal injury after losing the opening game in the decider. "In the first match, I played well, someone that I don't think I have ever played before". "I didn't lose my serve in this match today, I'm happy with the way I was serving today". Read More »

Nadal upset by Canadian teenager in Montreal


In another men's singles clash, 19-time grand slam champion Roger Federer trounced Canadian Peter Polansky 6-2, 6-1 in an encounter that lasted for just 53 minutes. It was only the seventh time he lost a set to Ferrer, who was ranked third in the world in 2013. "But to beat a player of this category, of this talent, it's very inspiring for me, a huge confidence boost". Read More »

Defender 'Agrees Five-Year Deal' To Join Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford


The Daily Mail reported earlier this week that Chelsea were looking to hijack United's attempts to sign Aurier with PSG ready to do business if £27m was put on the table. The full-back is now awaiting an appeal hearing after being blocked from entering the United Kingdom following his conviction for assaulting a police officer outside a nightclub in Paris a year ago. Read More »

Bills host Vikings in preseason matchup


Tyrod Taylor was 5 of 8 passing for 46 yards. Keenum hit Coley in stride over the middle on a crossing pattern for a 38-yard catch to set up Kai Forbath's 36-yard field goal to tie the game at 3-3 late in the second quarter. Henderson started for injured left tackle Cordy Glenn and also played on the right side in the first half. The Bills' first-team offense netted 79 yards on three drives. Read More »

Saints fall at Cleveland, preseason losing streak reaches double digits

The Browns failed to put together a full drive until rookie DeShone Kizer found Richard Mullaney deep for a 52-yard completion to set up another 1-yard touchdown plunge for the Browns. Crawley made up for the errors by breaking up a 4th-and-goal pass in the end zone, but he fell back in the doghouse on the next drive with another pass interference that moved Cleveland to the 1-yard line. Read More »

How to Watch Redskins vs Ravens Online without Cable


Undrafted rookie Tim White made a 33-yard touchdown reception, and the Baltimore Ravens shut down the Washington Redskins 23-3 in the preseason opener for both teams Thursday night. Kirk Cousins is playing for a long-term contract this season. That gave the Ravens a fresh set of downs and on the next play Terrance West scampered 18 yards to the two. Read More »

Barcelona's Sergi Roberto wanted as Nemanja Matic replacement following Manchester United

However, the Red Devils face competition for the Spurs star. "We have obviously added to the squad with Alvaro and that is a great addition to the squad, but you are always to going miss big players". Diego Costa , last season's top scorer, is spending the final weeks of his Chelsea career milling around with friends and family in Brazil. Conte knows this, which is why he has not immediately installed Morata as the focal point of his attack, and why he admitted this week that the "great ... Read More »

Tim Tebow meets boy with autism while on-deck, hits home run


Tebow, for those curious, is hitting.248/.314/.411 with six doubles, a triple and five homers in 41 games since his promotion to Class A-Advanced. I started crying, too. During a minor league baseball game on July 29 in Port Charlotte, Fla., Tebow was awaiting his turn at bat for the St. Lucie Mets when he was approached by a boy in the stands. Read More »

Huskers No. 5, Bluejays No. 9 in volleyball poll


Creighton has spent 20 previous weeks in the top-25 of the rankings during the course of the past five seasons. SDSU received 110 poll points while SJSU, who also received three first-place votes, was a close second with 108. They start this season under first-year coach Robyn Ah Mow-Santos on August 25 against Marquette in the Rainbow Wahine Invitational. National runner-up Texas was named No. Read More »

Staggering cost of gay marriage vote

The conservative Liberal-National coalition previous year went to the polls promising to hold a nationwide plebiscite, but the opposition Labor Party, Greens and crossbench senators yesterday rejected the option in the Upper House Senate for the second time. Read More »

Dozens of Athletes in hospital with norovirus


Competitions organisers confirmed on Monday night that several London 2017 competitors - staying in the same accommodation - had suffered gastroenteritis. Among those said to be affected is Isaac Makwala of Botswana, a medal prospect in the 400m, who was given medical dispensation to miss his heat in the 200m after falling ill. Read More »

Liverpool reject £90million bid from Barcelona from Philippe Coutinho


Liverpool may not be able to stop Philippe Coutinho from joining Barcelona if the midfielder decides he wants to move to the Nou Camp, former Anfield great Graeme Souness has said . He is expected to miss Liverpool's opening Premier League fixture against Watford on Saturday as he continues to recover from a back injury. Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? "We're not a selling club so they're going to do everything in their power for him to ... Read More »

Arsenal New-Boy Sead Kolasinac Is An 'Absolute Animal' Says Walcott


He eats the right food and he's professional. You can see the power he's got when he's got the ball, his pace and everything. "It's handsome to watch and he's a great addition to the squad". 'It's going to be different for us this year but it's about the way we react, it's as simple as that. We can't dwell on the past anymore. "We have to focus on our strengths". Read More »

Willian reveals Manchester United talks over summer move


Lukaku guarantees goals for Mourinho, having been second highest scorer in the Premier League last season for Everton . Following a disappointing Premier League season previous year, it's no surprise Manchester United are aiming to bring only the best talent in to strengthen their current squad. Read More »

Rogers Cup: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer through to third round


World No 3 Roger Federer reached the quarter-final of the Montreal Masters for the first time since 2009 after a battling 4-6 6-4 6-2 success over David Ferrer on Thursday. "The conditions were tough here in Montreal ". Sometimes it's hard to find the rhythm. "I have to adjust my game a little bit just because the bounce of the ball is so much higher here than at Wimbledon, and there's wind, which in Wimbledon we didn't have much of". Read More »

'I like Mourinho a lot' - Willian reveals failed talks with Manchester United

Despite helping the Blues win the Premier League title, Willian had a hard start under new boss Conte after he was sidelined a number of times with Pedro and Eden Hazard's partnership being preferred for Diego Costa. Mourinho hopes to land a left-back who will hold down a regular place in the United starting eleven, after frequent chopping-and-changing in the full-back area last season. Read More »

Tiger Woods Confirms He And Kristin Smith Are No Longer Dating


By entering the program, the state of Florida drops the DUI charge against Woods after the defendant pleads guilty to reckless driving. The plea deal reached between prosecutors and Woods' attorneys on Wednesday will have the golfer enter a diversion program beginning October 25. Read More »

Knicks, Rockets Resume Trade Talks Involving Carmelo Anthony


As expected, the Rockets have attempted to lure a third team into trade talks, as well. He, however, must waive his no-trade clause, something he was at first reluctant to do. According to an National Basketball Association source , New Orleans also would have interest in getting Anthony for its roster. With Harden and Paul on the roster, the Rockets, who reached the Western Conference semifinals last season, are looking for one more piece to establish themselves as serious contenders ... Read More »

Arsenal boss claims PSG are not targeting Alexis Sanchez

I think, if you read the French papers, Kylian Mbappé is how they will look to finish their transfer market. Wenger finally signed a new two-year extension at the end of the season following speculation that he could depart north London after 21 years as Arsenal boss. Read More »

Cavaliers To Play Celtics On Opening Night; Warriors On Christmas

While Boston fell to the Cavaliers in five games during last year's conference finals, the Celtics are set to feature a revamped roster - headlined by the signing of All-Star forward Gordon Hayward and the addition of Duke forward Jayson Tatum, the third overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. Read More »

Jharkhand: National-level wrestler electrocuted in stadium


He was electrocuted while trying to pump out water from water-logged stadium. Verma, who recently finished fourth in the senior nationals this year, had been showing both passion and potential for the sport and represented the state in various prestigious national championships. Read More »

Community Shield review and a look ahead to Arsenal - Leicester City


Asked about Mourinho's interest in having him in his squad once again, Willian said: "There were a few conversations with my agent, I worked with Mourinho and I became his friend as well". It's new territory and brings new pressure for Chelsea's record signing. " We have a very small squad and it's very important to improve the numerical aspect ". Read More »

Man Utd starlet Tim Fosu-Mensah completes loan switch to Crystal Palace


Fosu-Mensah completed his move on Thursday to become Frank de Boer's third addition of the transfer window after the arrivals of Jairo Riedewald and Ruben Loftus-Cheek. "Timothy is a player who has great pace and incredible physical ability", he said. I am seeing him in our system as a right centre back but he can also play full back in a 4-3-3'. Read More »

Dallas Stars oppose 'bathroom bill'


The Dallas Stars are the first professional sports team to come out publicly to oppose the Texas "bathroom bill" , which is now being considered in the Texas legislature. The Texas Association of Business , one of the earliest and loudest opponents of the bills, is running radio ads suggesting that passing them could lead the National Football League to reject the Cowboys' application to host the 2018 National Football League draft, leading to "millions of dollars in lost revenue and ... Read More »

James Harden Revealed as NBA Live 18 Cover Star, Release Date Announced


EA Sports' " NBA Live 18 " will feature ESPN sports-shouting show First Take in it to provide tailored hot takes and debate about your virtual player's existence. Players in the free demo will also be treated to specially-timed Live Events - limited-time activities with special rules, rewards and characters, only available in The One. Read More »

What's Up With Ronda Rousey And Wrestling? An Exclusive Look


As a fan of both professional wrestling and mixed martial arts, watching Ronda Rousey in a WWE ring would be a surreal moment. "There was also buzz backstage at the tournament - mainly among WWE employees and contractors - that Rousey's training would start soon", Fightful reported. Read More »

Bollywood actor Sitaram Panchal dies a day after celebrating wedding anniversary


However, PTI quoted family sources as saying, "He died today morning". Due to falling health, Sitaram Panchal was unable to work in films and he lost both money and weight because of cancer. Even he was unable to pay for his expensive treatment. The critically acclaimed actor had played roles in renowned movies like Paan Singh Tomar , Jolly LLB 2 , Slumdog Millionaire , The Legend Of Bhagat Singh and more. Read More »

Deputy Minister of Higher Education granted R5 000 bail


This is not common practice and will fuel claims that Mr Manana is receiving preferential treatment because he is a senior member of the government, the BBC's Pumza Fihlani in Johannesburg says. The minister fielded questions from the media on Manana's apparent special treatment, after video footage emerged showing that he had been escorted through the back door of the Randburg Magistrate's Court, with police protection. Read More »

Leeds defender Liam Cooper signs new deal at Leeds


Samu Saiz fired a hat-trick on his debut as Leeds beat Port Vale 4-1 in the first round of the Carabao Cup. The Danish born, former Spanish worldwide striker wasted no time in freshening things up in Yorkshire after his arrival, adding 12 new faces so far, with Felix Wiedwald, Mateusz Klich, Vurnon Anita, Caleb Ekuban , Madger Gomes, Samuel Saiz , Ezgjan Alioski, Matthew Pennington, Cameron Borthwick Jackson and Ouasim Bouy (who has been loaned out to Cultural Leonesa) all signing ... Read More »

NFL to hire 21-24 full-time game officials from field of 124


Many officials already work about 40 hours a week, even though they're only part-time employees. Just under five years after the NFL and the NFL Referees Association (NFLRA) agreed to experiment with the possibility of employing full-time officials as part of the new collective bargaining agreement , the NFLRA is taking another step in that direction. Read More »

Five players to watch at the 99th PGA Championship


Outside the top two, Hideki Matsuyama , who was in sparkling form when winning the WGC Bridgestone Invitational last week can be backed at 12/1, the unsafe Dustin Johnson is available at 14/1, and Rickie Fowler , who has yet to pick up his first Major but has recorded five top tens in his last seven tournaments is priced up at around 18/1. Read More »

Premier League 2017: Best Liverpool FC bars in New York City


Here's a look at who they are and what the FanSided staff has to say about them. "So when the spotlight falls on a galaxy of stars at the Philip II Stadium, do not be surprised if the man who is the key to exploiting any deficiencies in Real Madrid's defence, is United's leading scorer in Europe last season ". Read More »