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Sports Justice Karnan arrested in Coimbatore
Author: 0 Justice Karnan arrested in Coimbatore

Following the order, Karnan tried to get relief from the top court but failed. "We sentence him to imprisonment for six months". Advocate Mathews J Nedumpara had said that he, along with other counsel representing the High Court judge and his son CS Sugan, met Ashok Mehta, the Secretary to the President, and handed over an application for suspension of the sentence under Article 72 of the Constitution.

Author: 0 Lonzo Ball's draft stock stays strong with Lakers watching

So, how can two young Point Guards fit together on the same team? With the recently confirmed trade of Boston's number one pick, the 76ers are set to select University of Washington guard Markelle Fultz . "You're drafting, for the most part, teams are drafting on potential and for the future". However, word has travelled that the Lakers were unimpressed with his performance in workouts, especially after the promise from Lavar Ball about how great his son was.

Sports Havard Nordtveit leaves West Ham after just one year to join Hoffenheim
Author: 0 Havard Nordtveit leaves West Ham after just one year to join Hoffenheim

Nordtveit, 26, joined West Ham from Borussia Monchengladbach last summer but made just 11 league starts under Slaven Bilic . "He is an excellent professional and we wish him all the very best at Hoffenheim ". "He is much more than just a strong addition to our squad on a sporting level". " Havard is a real leader off the field, and without his willingness to take a salary cut, this transfer would never have been possible for us".

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho rejects Cristiano Ronaldo

Mourinho , 54, is accused of two counts of tax fraud - €1.6m in 2011 and €1.7m in 2012. Ronaldo took legal advantage of what is known in Spain as "the Beckham law" - which allows foreign sportspersons to pay 24.75% income tax, rather than the 48% applied to Spanish nationals.

Sports Lions' Thornton suspended 6 games for 2017 season
Author: 0 Lions' Thornton suspended 6 games for 2017 season

Originally a third-round pick of the Packers in the 2014 NFL Draft, the former Southern Miss defender joined the Lions in 2015. That's the day after the Lions play the New Orleans Saints in their sixth game of the season. As Zach Links of Pro Football Rumors points out, Thornton was a player being counted on to provide quality depth for the Lions this upcoming season.

Sports Chelsea enter fray to sign 23 year old Arsenal midfielder
Author: 0 Chelsea enter fray to sign 23 year old Arsenal midfielder

The 23-year-old was told that he could expect a quick conclusion regarding his new deal with Arsenal eager to secure their attacker's future. £12m later, he was off to Arsenal , where he's made nearly 200 appearances in the last six seasons.

Sports Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack
Author: 0 Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

Authorities set up a wide perimeter around the station, located near the city's famed Grand Place square. There were no other casualties. One suspect was shot by the military after the explosion at Brussels Central Station, a senior Belgian law enforcement official told ABC News .

Sports David Griffin is out as GM of the Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 David Griffin is out as GM of the Cleveland Cavaliers

To land either Butler or George, sources say, Cleveland knows it would have to assemble a three-team (or more) trade -- likely costing the Cavs All-Star forward Kevin Love - to manufacture the top-five draft pick Chicago and IN are known to covet IN exchange for surrendering their respective best players.

Sports George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018
Author: 0 George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018

However, as Aldridge mentioned, he is a restricted free agent and with the latest changes to the CBA, Porter would lose money if he didn't re-sign with the Wizards instead of a sign-and-trade deal, so that makes things tricky. The Lakers can be modest with a trade offer. Woj also reported that general manager Kevin Pritchard is already engaging with teams on possible trades.

Author: 0 Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama

In a boring game at Hampden Park, Gareth Southgate's side looked set to claim three points following Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 70th-minute strike. England captain Harry Kane was proud of the way his side dug deep to avoid a chastening defeat to Scotland .

Author: 0 Nadal skips Queen's event to recover for Wimbledon

The 40-year-old, who won his only grand slam title in 2008, is in awe of Nadal's achievements. Rafael Nadal's win at Roland Garros extends his total record to 79 wins and two losses following his first victory in 2005. In 2008 and 2010 , Nadal won Wimbledon and the French Open , and, after his win on clay in France this year, the questions are only natural. So it's quite surprising that he hasn't pushed on since winning the French Open previous year.

Author: 0 Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of 3.3 million euro tax fraud

Reports last week had suggested that Ronaldo had made a decision to leave Madrid after Spanish authorities filed tax evasion charges against him. The prosecutor based the accusations on information provided by Spain's Tax Office , which appear to show that Mourinho used shell companies in the Virgin Islands and Ireland to "hide profits made from image rights".

Sports American filly Lady Aurelia wins again at Royal Ascot
Author: 0 American filly Lady Aurelia wins again at Royal Ascot

Haute couture designer Isabell Kristensen has for many years been a fan of the Berkshire race meeting which is as much a social occasion as a celebration of sport. Ward after Lady Aurelia backed up her win in the Queen Mary Stakes in 2016. Barney Roy, the sophomore son of Excelebration trained by Richard Hannon and ridden by James Doyle , held off Lancaster Bomber by a length at the wire, and Thunder Snow, trained by Saeed bin Suroor and ridden by Christophe Soumillon, was a head behind in ...

Sports Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips
Author: 0 Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

Gilbert said the team was not ready to name a replacement, although five-time All-Star Chauncey Billups' name surfaced as a potential candidate . This was not about Griffin wanting more money in a new contract than Gilbert was willing to pay.

Author: 0 Adidas unveils new National Hockey League jerseys, including tweaked Hawks design

The NHL and Detroit Red Wings unveiled the all-new ADIZERO adidas hockey jerseys and uniforms that all 31 teams will wear during the 2017-18 season. This, combined with a streamlined silhouette helps maximize air flow circulation, making it up to 133% more permeable than fabrics now used on ice. Lastly, Adidas has made the jerseys much stronger than previous iterations.

Sports Mickelson, longtime caddie to part ways
Author: 0 Mickelson, longtime caddie to part ways

Mickelson and his caddie have chose to part ways after 25 years of one of the most famous player-caddie relationships on the PGA Tour . Mickelson won five majors and 41 PGA Tour titles with Mackay - nicknamed "Bones" - on his bag. "My relationship and history with Bones far exceeds golf", Mickelson said. "I wish Phil nothing but the best", said Mackay. And we didn't play a practice round.

Sports Cavs, GM Griffin to part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips
Author: 0 Cavs, GM Griffin to part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

He took over the role on a full-time basis after serving as an interim GM for three months following Chris Grant's firing. Being the GM for a LeBron James team is not a simple task, there is pressure both internally and externally to always be going for a title.

Sports Warriors Rumors: Andre Iguodala To
Author: 0 Warriors Rumors: Andre Iguodala To "Seriously Consider" Leaving In Free Agency

The Utah Jazz , Los Angeles Clippers , Chicago Bulls , Minnesota Timberwolve and Atlanta Hawks are all teams who are rumored to be interested in the two-time National Basketball Association champion. Durant's decision allows the Warriors to re-sign the four-time scoring champion to a long-term deal next summer without needing to renounce key free agents in order to create cap space.

Author: 0 Real Madrid president Perez wins reelection, avoids Ronaldo transfer talk

However, allegations of tax fraud - denied by the forward - have brought Ronaldo's future into question and United have been heavily linked with a swoop for their former star. I've heard about the Cristiano situation from what newspapers have written. Alongside compatriot Jose Mourinho , Ronaldo joins an elite group of soccer players, including Lionel Messi and Javier Mascherano, who have been convicted of tax evasion and fraud, as wealthy sports professionals come under increased financial ...

Sports 'The Notorious' Vs. 'Money' Mayweather McGregor Fight Is On
Author: 0 'The Notorious' Vs. 'Money' Mayweather McGregor Fight Is On

But they're not taking the piss out of the public and are seemingly giving the card's buyers value for money, with 10 weeks to go until fight night. So I always say he's got a puncher's chance. "But I don't think you can take away from (McGregor's) ability, his power, his reach, his ... all these different attributes that I think he will bring to the table".

Sports ICC Champions trophy : Australia Vs England math preview
Author: 0 ICC Champions trophy : Australia Vs England math preview

Chasing 266 runs in 50 overs, Bangladesh suffered the worst possible start, losing wickets at regular intervals. Southee then had Sabbir Rahman caught behind. Steven Smith's side endured the frustration of having Monday's clash with Bangladesh abandoned due to rain, just days after their opening Group A fixture against New Zealand was also washed out.

Sports Hill helps Giants down Brewers 7-2
Author: 0 Hill helps Giants down Brewers 7-2

Blach also did work at the plate in this one, drawing three walks and scoring a pair of runs. The Brewers turned three double plays for Anderson. He gave up seven hits and two runs (one earned) in five innings. NOTES: The Giants acquired RHP Sam Dyson from the Rangers for cash or a player to be named. Asked if Dyson would need a physical, Bochy said: "I'm sure.

Sports French Open 2017: Jelena Ostapenko beats Timea Bacsinszky to reach final
Author: 0 French Open 2017: Jelena Ostapenko beats Timea Bacsinszky to reach final

Halep looks for her first career grand slam title, and this is her second grand slam final appearance. On the day she turned 20 the free-swinging world number 47 launched a fusillade of winners to become the first unseeded player to reach the women's singles final at Roland Garros since Mima Jausovec lost to Chris Evert in 1983.

Author: 0 Ferdinand hoping Manchester United can seal Ronaldo return

He has won three Champions Leagues , two La Liga titles and two King's Cups in his eight years in the Spanish capital. Real Madrid president Florentino Perez says he has not spoken to Cristiano Ronaldo about his future, but will do so after the Confederations Cup .

Sports Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU
Author: 0 Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU

Boasting an 8-1 record and playing a key role in their current 17-game winning streak, the Tigers will be in position to control the game with their pitching. Yet, both teams found a way to win. Freeman and Robertson said the Tigers paid some attention to Oregon State's season despite the geographical challenges.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho strenuously denies tax fraud claims

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is the subject of a Spanish prosecution claim over suspected tax fraud. Jose Mourinho's representatives have released documents to show he "was in compliance with all his tax obligations" after it emerged Spanish prosecutors have filed a complaint accusing the Portuguese coach of committing two crimes of tax fraud to the sum of 3.3 million euros (£2.9m) during his time as Real Madrid coach.

Author: 0 America's Cup: New Zealand hold final lead after Swedish skipper goes overboard

Artemis Racing's billionaire backer Torbjorn Tornqvist leapt aboard the state-of-the art blue and yellow catamaran to congratulate Outteridge and the six-man crew following their deciding win over SoftBank Team Japan . From where Ben Ainslie lives on the Isle of Wight off the south coast of England, he can look out over the waters where in 1851 the schooner "America" won the cup which bears its name.

Author: 0 ICC may have two World T20s in place of Champions Trophy

Inzamam (60 off 37 balls) joined hands with Miandad (57 not out) to engineer a 87-run stand for the fifth wicket to stem the rot, while Zaman showed no big-game nerves to notch up a 58-ball 57 which eventually helped Pakistan sail through to the final easily.

Sports Major League Baseball declares Anthony Rizzo slide to be illegal
Author: 0 Major League Baseball declares Anthony Rizzo slide to be illegal

It would be nice to run away with the division, but it's important to go through times like this because you learn from it, you grow from it, you're stronger for it. "The safety of the catcher is more in jeopardy now when you have the rule to protect you because you're not expecting to get hit when you give a guy a plate like that".

Author: 0 Mourinho accused of tax fraud

In the season just ended, he won three trophies in his debut campaign at Manchester United , although he drew criticism after a poor league performance in which United finished sixth in the Premier League. The accusations against Ronaldo have caused speculation in Portugal and Spain that he is considering leaving the country to play elsewhere. As for Mourinho, Manchester United 54-year-old Portuguese coach, he stands accused of two counts of tax fraud while he coached Real Madrid from ...

Sports Magic to sport Disney jersey patch next season
Author: 0 Magic to sport Disney jersey patch next season

The agreement is for three years. The Orlando Magic became the eighth National Basketball Association team to announce a jersey patch deal, revealing that Disney will have its logo on team jerseys beginning next season. Orlando will wear a Disney patch as part of the league's new advertising deal. The Magic also plan to sell the Disney jersey patches at the Amway Center come next season.

Author: 0 Paul George committed to playing for Pacers in 2017-18

In this scenario we examine why Butler would be a better overall on this Cavaliers team than George . Stephenson, 26, struggled and bounced around the league after leaving IN as a free agent following the 2014 season. So teams near the top like the Cleveland Cavaliers , who have faced the Warriors each of the last three seasons in the NBA Finals, could see adding him as the missing piece to being able to match up across the board.

Author: 0 FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

He said: "We played a team that has very good, technical players". Mexico controlled possession and spent more time in Portugal's area, but the Euro 2016 champions were a constant threat on the counterattack in front of 34,372 fans at the Kazan Arena.

Author: 0 McGregor 'biggest fight ever' - UFC chief

The fight will be taking place in the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada. UFC president Dana White and fellow fighters were quick to express their thoughts about McGregor's quick rise through the sport and his chances against Mayweather , who is heavily favored.

Sports SRK to release film song with girls named 'Sejal'
Author: 0 SRK to release film song with girls named 'Sejal'

There is a freshness and novelty to SRK and Anushka's sparkling on-screen chemistry as revealed by Jab Harry Met Sejal mini trails. The team of "Jab Harry met Sejal", led by Shah Rukh Khan , had initiated a contest that would result in the actor visiting the city that has a majority of Sejals residing there.

Author: 0 McGregor 100 per cent positive that he will beat Mayweather

The MMA-boxing crossover fight will take place on August 26th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas under boxing regulations. It would be a joke, it would be an embarrassment for boxing if an MMA fighter were to go into the ring, it would be a no contest.

Author: 0 Real Madrid chief Florentino Perez calls Cristiano Ronaldo situation 'strange'

Real Madrid turned down the opportunity to sign goalkeeper David de Gea from Manchester United last summer, club president Florentino Perez said today while playing down the possibility of bidding for the Spain global again. And Ronaldo has reportedly made a plea to his agent Jorge Mendes to seal a return to Manchester United . Mascherano was also convicted of tax fraud last year and was given a suspended one-year sentence.

Sports Cavaliers and Pacers Talking Paul George Trade?
Author: 0 Cavaliers and Pacers Talking Paul George Trade?

If George can help the Cavs or Celtics make significant strides next season, he could possibly stay long term in the East. For months, the Los Angeles Lakers and Indiana Pacers have been circling one another with Paul George the primary discussing point.

Author: 0 Fresh-faced Germans made to sweat in 3-2 win over Australia

The scoring was opened already on the fifth minute - Lars Stindl after the transfer of Julian Brandt scored his debut goal in the shirt of Germany . It's a chance for Federation Internationale de Football Association to test the infrastructure, the local organisers to run through security and logistics, teams to sample tactics, personnel and most importantly, learn valuable lessons before the World Cup a year later.

Sports Butler informs Cavs that he'd rather stay with Bulls
Author: 0 Butler informs Cavs that he'd rather stay with Bulls

Chicago's front office has a very poor track record lately on the trading block. Smith then added that the "Celtics are planning on acquiring" Butler with the third pick if the Bulls are willing to make a deal similar to the one offered to the Sixers.