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Sports Blue Jays' Troy Tulowitzki placed on 10-day DL
Author: 0 Blue Jays' Troy Tulowitzki placed on 10-day DL

Cron's foot and part of the base at the same time as he stepped down before his ankle rolled over. He went down and grabbed his right ankle immediately before exiting the game with help from the training staff. The 32-year-old is in the middle of a very rough season, now owning a slash line of.249/.300/.378 with seven home runs and 26 RBI over 260 plate appearances.

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez has the flu, will return Tuesday, Arsene Wenger confirms

Arsenal fear Sanchez is faking his sickness to force a move out of the club. The Gunners' star player in Alexis Sanchez now finds himself facing into the final year of his Arsenal contract, with no recourse to extend it as of yet. "It's not the same". But the 67-year-old also said that bringing top-level players to Arsenal is not easy because of the huge amount of money being paid by the other clubs.

Sports Trump drops Priebus, hires Kelly as staff chief
Author: 0 Trump drops Priebus, hires Kelly as staff chief

Trump announced the switch on Twitter after a trip to NY, on which he was accompanied by Priebus. "I am pleased to inform you that I have just named General/Secretary John F Kelly as White House Chief of Staff", Trump told his more than 34.8 million followers on twitter soon after his return from NY.

Sports Conte Makes Surprising Comments Just One Week After Signing Morata
Author: 0 Conte Makes Surprising Comments Just One Week After Signing Morata

But Conte, who guided the Blues to Premier League glory last season, added: "If [Spurs] don't win the title, it's not a tragedy". But has one rival supporter hit the nail on the head by suggesting Chelsea may already have a better striker on their books? The English club lost to Bayern five days ago, and will want to get out of the ICC with something to be proud of, and ending the one ideal record in the competition in Asia would be a good way of doing just that.

Sports Trump's new chief of staff John Kelly 'won't suffer idiots and fools'
Author: 0 Trump's new chief of staff John Kelly 'won't suffer idiots and fools'

Ball has been less than enthused about Scaramucci's ascent in the ranks of Donald Trump's White House. The president had focused on Kelly in recent days, telling those close to him that he loved the general's star power and that he believed military discipline was what his administration needed.

Sports Neymar Filmed Clashing With Teammate In Fiery Exchange
Author: 0 Neymar Filmed Clashing With Teammate In Fiery Exchange

Neymar then throws off his training bib before storming off the pitch and kicking two balls away in anger. Neymar's strike partner, Suarez, who has formed a deadly partnership with him, also calls on PSG to forget about landing the 25 year-old superstar, but is willing to support him irrespective of his final decision.

Sports Clement Wants Quick Resolution On Sigurdsson Future
Author: 0 Clement Wants Quick Resolution On Sigurdsson Future

The Ivory Coast worldwide played an integral part in Nice's sensational campaign last season, which saw the south-coast club finish in the Champions League places. Asked if Sigurdsson had said he wanted to leave Swansea, Clement replied: "He hasn't said that". "No, he hasn't said that, but he has ambitions and I understand those ambitions", he added.

Sports Mets acquire AJ Ramos in trade with Marlins
Author: 0 Mets acquire AJ Ramos in trade with Marlins

Last night we acquired righthander A.J. Ramos. Not only are the Mets in Miami's division, but they are mostly out of contention. Although the Mets are all but out of contention this season - they now sit nine back in the wild card race and some 13.5 games back in the division - this move is as much about 2018 as it is about 2017.

Sports Two dead in stampede at Johannesburg Soccer City stadium
Author: 0 Two dead in stampede at Johannesburg Soccer City stadium

Live television coverage of the match showed no obvious disturbance at the stadium, which hosted the 2010 World Cup final. He said the police were investigating the cause of the stampede. Despite the stampede, the game continued and ended with Kaizer Chiefs winning 1-0 and being crowned the 2017 Carling Black Label Cup Champions. It was the country's worst sporting tragedy and came as spectators broke through fences in an effort to get into the stadium.

Author: 0 Geoffrey Kondogbia scores 45-yard own goal for Inter against Chelsea

Antonio Candreva nearly opened the scoring for the Italian side early on, but his effort from the right of the box was kept out by a combination of David Luiz and goalkeeper Courtois. "Morata is just starting to train with us", Conte told reporters. Perisic has also been the subject of strong transfer speculation, with Manchester United reportedly at the front of the queue for the Croatia global.

Sports Mitch McConnell on Trumpcare: 'It Is Time to Move On'
Author: 0 Mitch McConnell on Trumpcare: 'It Is Time to Move On'

Brooks didn't waste any time getting onto CNN to lead the charge in attacking Mitch McConnell's leadership in the chamber Brooks is fighting to join. Brooks said this change is serious because of how critical this health care bill is, "it's life or death". Health care might have to wait while tensions ease and Republicans who control the House, Senate and White House rethink their approach.

Sports Di Resta replaces unwell Massa in Hungary
Author: 0 Di Resta replaces unwell Massa in Hungary

With regulations requiring any stand-in to take part in at least one practice session before being able to compete in a Grand Prix, Williams have elected to call on their reserve driver Di Resta to replace Massa for qualifying - which counts as a practice session - and the race at the Hungaroring.

Sports Mauricio Pochettino tells Antonio Conte to start showing Tottenham some respect
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino tells Antonio Conte to start showing Tottenham some respect

But the Argentinian hit back at his opposite number and claimed he does not speak about other clubs and players out of respect. Chairman Daniel Levy is still overseeing the club's £800m stadium project while Pochettino's preference for young players, particularly those carved out of his own academy, is not just an obedient nod to his thrifty bosses, but genuine.

Sports South Africa fall behind after Roland-Jones five
Author: 0 South Africa fall behind after Roland-Jones five

The worth of his three-hour-plus innings was acknowledged by Faf du Plessis, the South Africa captain, who led the applause from the dressing room balcony. All-rounder Stokes played a masterful Test innings at The Oval, defending and leaving at the right moments while not straying from his attack-minded instincts.

Author: 0 Neymar storms out of Barcelona training after Semedo bust-up

Barcelona have denounced several times that the Brazilian talisman would stay put at the Camp Nou inspite of the various media reports of talks far advanced between PSG and their player. On Sunday, Pique suggested he had an inside track on what his teammate was thinking when he tweeted "He stays" in Spanish along with a picture of himself and Neymar .

Sports Neymar Storms Out Of Barca Training Amid Transfer Talk
Author: 0 Neymar Storms Out Of Barca Training Amid Transfer Talk

Neymar after that tried to go after the player to continue the fight before he was held back by Sergio Busquets . Neymar has appeared in good form during the Spanish team's tour of the United States, despite the speculation he is set to sign for PSG for a world record transfer fee.

Sports Raiders' Donald Penn Holding Out For New Contract
Author: 0 Raiders' Donald Penn Holding Out For New Contract

Oakland is now $3.55 million over the salary cap, according to sportrac . The Raiders have dished out big money to their offensive line. He allowed only one sack last season. That, of course, was the play on which Carr was injured, but he still had an otherwise dominant year for Oakland. "With whatever's going on, it's going to work itself out".

Sports Neymar to Psg is reportedly a done deal
Author: 0 Neymar to Psg is reportedly a done deal

However, Barca declined to put the forward up alongside manager Ernesto Valverde . Accompanied by a member of the Barcelona staff, he leaves as training resumes without him, with the player going out into the vehicle park and leaving the training area entirely.

Sports Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving trade request 'unfortunate'
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving trade request 'unfortunate'

With rumors of a Kyrie Irving trade looming, this signing for the Cavs came at the flawless time, adding a contingency at the position in the event Irving does find greener pastures elsewhere. Miami's Pat Riley is a little hamstrung at the moment with a number of his top players unavailble to be included in any potential trade. So is Kristaps Porzingis , who would make an excellent combination with Irving .

Sports Sri Lanka set 550 to win after Kohli ton
Author: 0 Sri Lanka set 550 to win after Kohli ton

Mathews hit 11 boundaries and a six. Mathews and Perera prevented India from making further inroads after Sri Lanka resumed on 154-5, but a 62-run sixth-wicket stand was ended when the former skipper slapped Jadeja straight to Kohli in the covers.

Sports F1 Hungarian GP: F1 moving towards closed cockpit with Halo - Hamilton
Author: 0 F1 Hungarian GP: F1 moving towards closed cockpit with Halo - Hamilton

On the other hand, I think times are changing and moving forward. The measures were introduced following the deaths of Jules Bianchi and Justin Wilson , who died in an IndyCar race in 2015. The tethers that keep the tyres attached get better every year, giving even less chance of a tyre flying around. "I think there's an overall width restriction, and I think there's a restriction on how far they can encroach on the cockpit opening".

Sports Officer puts Venus Williams at fault for fatal crash
Author: 0 Officer puts Venus Williams at fault for fatal crash

Security video released earlier showed that another vehicle turning left had cut off Williams, forcing her to stop as she crossed an intersection. Jerome Barson died from his injuries two weeks after the accident , and his wife, Linda, who was driving the auto, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Williams.

Author: 0 Aaron Judge breaks tooth during Yankees celebration

The AL home run leader with 32 going into Friday night's game with Tampa Bay - said he picked up a loose helmet, which hit a teammate's back and bounced back to hit him in the mouth. Judge isn't expected to miss any time after the mishap, but he could be seeing a dentist soon. NY hosts Tampa Bay in Game 2 of the four game series at 6:05 p.m.

Sports Barcelona's Neymar 'feeling good,' but avoids addressing PSG reports
Author: 0 Barcelona's Neymar 'feeling good,' but avoids addressing PSG reports

The incident happened at a training session in Maimi where Barcelona are preparing for a pre-season friendly against Real Madrid . Neymar has appeared in good form during the Spanish team's tour of the USA, despite the speculation he is set to sign for PSG for a world record transfer fee.

Sports Friday's Man Utd transfer rumours: Gareth Bale, Ivan Perisic, Leander Dendoncker
Author: 0 Friday's Man Utd transfer rumours: Gareth Bale, Ivan Perisic, Leander Dendoncker

However, with reports in the Spanish media suggesting Benzema is likely to extend his nine-year stint at the Bernabeu, regardless of whether Mbappe signs or not, it seems Bale could be the man to make way. United have failed in attempts to sign Bale before. A front three of Bale and Anthony Martial or Henrikh Mkhitaryan flanking either Romelu Lukaku or Marcus Rashford up front? Manchester United and Real Madrid have had their transfer issues, with the deals of David De Gea and ...

Sports SBW to appeal suspension decision
Author: 0 SBW to appeal suspension decision

The first Bledisloe Test in Sydney takes place on August 19, meaning Williams will have to wait until the following weekend in Dunedin to make his return to the field. In their statement, World Rugby said that "Following due consideration, the disciplinary committee has ruled that Williams' suspension will extend up to and including 19 August.

Sports Shane Ray out 6-8 weeks with torn wrist ligament
Author: 0 Shane Ray out 6-8 weeks with torn wrist ligament

Ray showed flashes of stardom in his rookie season, recording four sacks en route to a Super Bowl ring when the Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers. Ware retired, Barrett is expected to miss the first month of the regular season with a hip injury suffered during a personal workout in May and now Ray.

Sports Sporting Director explains controversial comments about Liverpool target Naby Keita
Author: 0 Sporting Director explains controversial comments about Liverpool target Naby Keita

Jurgen Klopp had targeted the Guinea global as being someone who would provide drive and dynamism to his midfield and was prepared to back his judgement in the player with the biggest transfer outlay in Liverpool's history. "It's understood they will leave any interest until next summer when a £48million release clause kicks in". Southampton chiefs are still furious that Van Dijk held "detailed transfer talks" with Liverpool earlier this year, even though they had not given the Anfield ...

Sports Three Belts On The Line At UFC 214
Author: 0 Three Belts On The Line At UFC 214

Ashlynn's mother, Valerie, submitted this video of their story and why they should win the contest, which offered one fan the opportunity to walk out on stage with Justino for the UFC 214 ceremonial weigh-ins at Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif.

Sports Carl Frampton Misses Weight For Fight Against Andres Gutierrez
Author: 0 Carl Frampton Misses Weight For Fight Against Andres Gutierrez

Former featherweight world champion Carl Frampton was set to fight Andres Gutierrez for a chance to fight for the WBC featherweight title, but Frampton missed weight, losing out on the title eliminator opportunity. The 30-year-old added: "I'm gutted, but at the same time, I acknowledge that I am responsible". Frampton returns to the ring for the first time following his January loss to the Mexican-American Leo Santa Cruz, whom Frampton previously defeated in their first meeting past year.

Sports Daniel Ricciardo hopes for pole fight after topping Friday sessions
Author: 0 Daniel Ricciardo hopes for pole fight after topping Friday sessions

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton , a point behind the German in the standings and chasing a record sixth Hungarian victory on Sunday, was third and fifth respectively in the two sessions. Fernando Alonso was seventh for McLaren with his team-mate Stoffel Vandoorne eighth. With Robert Kubica testing for Renault next week, amid speculation about what once seemed an impossible comeback after the Pole partially severed his forearm in 2011, Palmer needs to do something special.

Author: 0 Alan Smith: 'Arsenal must let Alexis Sanchez leave'

The prolific forward was given an extended break following his involvement at the Confederations Cup but is now heading back to London and will resume training this weekend alongside Shkodran Mustafi who was in part of the Confed Cup winning Germany team.

Sports Seahawks Trade LB Kevin Pierre-Louis To Chiefs For LB DJ Alexander
Author: 0 Seahawks Trade LB Kevin Pierre-Louis To Chiefs For LB DJ Alexander

Alexander in return. The 6-foot, 230-pound Pierre-Louis did most of his work on special teams last season, logging 227 special-teams snaps in 13 games. He's been a special teams standout for the squad over the past two seasons, earning a Pro Bowl nod in that role last season. Alexander, known for his special teams abilities, saw action in all 16 games of each season, recording 29 tackles, zero sacks, two forced fumbles and one safety.

Sports Clay Helton Talks OJ Simpson, Says He's Not Welcome at USC
Author: 0 Clay Helton Talks OJ Simpson, Says He's Not Welcome at USC

Simpson won't be welcomed back to the program. Helton said he would be "cordial" if he met Simpson. He was asked about Simpson during the Pac-12 Conference's media days. Cowlings was the driver during the infamous low-speed police chase of a white Ford Bronco following the 1994 murders of Simpson's ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend, Ronald Goldman.

Sports David Price Headed Back to Disabled List
Author: 0 David Price Headed Back to Disabled List

In March, Price was diagnosed with a strain of flexor mass muscle in forearm near elbow. Price, 31, will reportedly miss Friday's start against the Royals and be replaced by Brian Johnson. Price had been pitching better before that, however, lowering his ERA almost two who runs after that mark ballooned to 5.29 in early June. After Price's season debut was delayed until May 29 due to elbow troubles, he was bothered by a blister and split fingernail on his pitching hand.

Sports Jerry Seinfeld is highest-paid comedian in the world
Author: 0 Jerry Seinfeld is highest-paid comedian in the world

Ace comedian/actor, Chris Rock was second after Seinfeld , with an estimated income of $57 million while third-placed Louis C.K. earned $52 million. Forbes' list of highest-paid comedians is compiled based on tour revenue, television and film projects, business ventures and endorsement deals. Luckily, it seems like things are starting to get better for women in comedy, so hopefully we'll see some more ladies on this list next year.

Sports Jose Mourinho Hints At Sensational Reunion
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho Hints At Sensational Reunion

The legendary striker is now a free agent after United decided against renewing his £367,000-a-week contract at the end of last season. Pogba was speaking during the Red's press conference prior to their final 2017 US Tour match against Barcelona , when he was questioned on the loss of big characters like Ibrahimović and Wayne Rooney.

Sports Crystal Palace bid for West Ham goalkeeper Adrian
Author: 0 Crystal Palace bid for West Ham goalkeeper Adrian

West Ham do have an option to buy next year, but Hart dropped a big hint earlier this week that he is ready to go out on loan again next season for the last 12 months of his City deal. The Bray native had fought hard to work his way past Adrian at the London Stadium last season. The Hammers have so far drawn 0-0 with Sturm Graz II and beaten Fulham 2-1 in Austria.