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Sports Van Dijk stalemate, defender still intent on joining Liverpool
Author: 0 Van Dijk stalemate, defender still intent on joining Liverpool

However, the Dutchman has told Saints that he has not had a change of heart, "leading the club to inform him that they are also standing firm". Manager Manuel Pellegrino has reignited the club's interest in Hoedt - a compatriot of Van Dijk - and discussions about a possible switch to the Premier League from Serie A are thought to have taken place already.

Sports India thrash Sri Lanka in 1st Test
Author: 0 India thrash Sri Lanka in 1st Test

KL Rahul is the first choice opener and he deserves to be in the XI. "We will give him (Herath) till the last minute to make sure that he is fit". He made a 190 that reminded the world, and his own teammates, about how he can change the game quickly - something straight out of Kohli's book on cricket.

Sports Rosario to debut with Mets Tuesday
Author: 0 Rosario to debut with Mets Tuesday

Now, that wait is over, as Rosario is set to make his major league debut today. The call-up of the Mets' No. 1-ranked prospect had been anticipated for weeks, but Rosario said he pushed all the hype surrounding his pending promotion from his mind.

Sports Mayweather officially offers to fight McGregor in smaller gloves
Author: 0 Mayweather officially offers to fight McGregor in smaller gloves

Athletes (boxers/kick boxers) weighing-in up to and including 135 pounds must wear 8 oz gloves in competition, while athletes weighing-in over 135 pounds (junior welterweight class and above) must wear 10 oz gloves in competition. "If it's not coming directly from me, then it's not true", Mayweather wrote on social media. "I mean granted, with small fight gloves he will hurt you, but it's not "Oh My God" power where every time he touches you you're like my goodness, this is very ...

Sports Premier League moments of the 2016/17 season
Author: 0 Premier League moments of the 2016/17 season

Hit play on the video at the top of the page to take a look at the best bits from last season's Premier League campaign ... "A number of states have shown a keen interest in hosting Premier League matches". The fixtures, which are scheduled in June-July just before the start of the new season, are planned nearly a year in advance. The Premier League sees India as one of its biggest markets, with a television viewership estimated at 150 million per season.

Sports Could this player help Liverpool win the Premier League next season?
Author: 0 Could this player help Liverpool win the Premier League next season?

Bayern previously said they would happily loan him, yet Klopp has no intention of improving the player before returning to Bayern, insisting he would only want to buy Sanchez. Furthermore, after Manchester United's Europa League final victory over Ajax, the Red Devils will also be competing in Europe's most prestigious trophy - meaning that Jose Mourinho, Pep Guardiola, Antonio Conte, Mauricio Pochettino and Jurgen Klopp will all be managing English teams in this year's competition.

Sports Sadio Mane linked to Liverpool exit
Author: 0 Sadio Mane linked to Liverpool exit

Clearly it seems as though unless Liverpool receive an offer they can't refuse, Can will be playing at Anfield again this season. Bayern Munich manager Carlo Ancelotti feels the return of English Premier League's top clubs to the UEFA Champions League will make the competition all the more hard.

Sports NASCAR Fans to Pack Track at Pocono Raceway
Author: 0 NASCAR Fans to Pack Track at Pocono Raceway

Truex was angling for a series-best 15th stage win but opted to pit off the lead with less than five laps left in the segment to set himself up for pursuit of the win. A mid-range price at Pocono could make him a great addition to your lineup. The Tricky Triangle earns its name from the three distinct corners that bear no resemblance to each other.

Sports John Terry: Nothing less than promotion will do for Aston Villa
Author: 0 John Terry: Nothing less than promotion will do for Aston Villa

I am aware of that. Four days ahead of the Villa's season opener against Hull City, Aston Villa have provided an update on the fitness of Jonathan Kodjia . "With the squad of players we already had the additions the manager has made already, we have a big squad more than capable of going up". "If we apply ourselves right, we have a decent chance".

Sports Los Angeles strikes deal to host 2028 Summer Olympics
Author: 0 Los Angeles strikes deal to host 2028 Summer Olympics

A representative for Hidalgo's office, speaking on condition of anonymity, said definitive word was expected to come when the International Olympic Committee meets in September in Lima, Peru, after several more steps in the procedure had been finalised.

Author: 0 Neymar's inspired performance for Barcelona against PSG in the Champions League

Several reports have it that Coutinho is Barcelona's first choice to replace Neymar who is on the verge of completing a move to Paris Saint-Germain according to reports. The contract Neymar signed also increased an early termination clause from €200 million to €222 million, a sum which PSG are reportedly willing to pay.

Sports Les Murray, Australia's
Author: 0 Les Murray, Australia's "Mr"

Murray - known as Mr Football for his advocacy of the sport - became the face of soccer coverage at SBS . He began working as a journalist for Channel 10 in 1977, before joining SBS from its inception in 1980, working as a Hungarian subtitler.

Sports NFL Reportedly Wants To Work With Players Union On Marijuana Study
Author: 0 NFL Reportedly Wants To Work With Players Union On Marijuana Study

The NFL Players Association performed their own studies before this offer, and at the moment they are still thinking about the proposal from the NFL management. Most importantly, I would be better known for my play on the field and less for my indiscretions off the field. "How do you deal with the fact that some people are using it purely recreationally and pivoting it to...people who are using it medicinally either as a pain eradicator or a stress-coping mechanism? " Do I expect in the near ...

Sports LA to host 2028 Games, Paris set for 2024
Author: 0 LA to host 2028 Games, Paris set for 2024

LA officials, who had put forward a $5.3 billion bid for 2024, said an agreement had been reached with the International Olympic Committee on financial considerations that would make waiting an extra four years feasible. The agreement must still be approved by the Los Angeles City Council and the United States Olympic Committee - both of which backed the 2024 bid.

Author: 0 Liverpool fans react to Coutinho display against Bayern Munich

Bayern previously said they would happily loan him, yet Klopp has no intention of improving the player before returning to Bayern, insisting he would only want to buy Sanchez. You could see how fast he is. "He's a nice lad and a great player". Liverpool are also expected to join them but still need to get through the qualifiers, after finishing fourth in the Premier League .

Sports Chelsea eager to sign Drinkwater
Author: 0 Chelsea eager to sign Drinkwater

Chelsea have already bought Tiemoue Bakayoko from Monaco , but Blues manager Antonio Conte wants to sign another midfielder. Leicester City, however, are in no mood to let one of their key players go to Stamford Bridge and are likely to reject any offer for the 27-year old, who only signed a new contract the previous year.

Sports Allen Iverson no-shows BIG3 games in Dallas, league investigating
Author: 0 Allen Iverson no-shows BIG3 games in Dallas, league investigating

It's obvious that this Big3 league isn't at the top of Iverson's priorities right now, but there is no further explanation of the situation at this present time. Fellow Three's Company player DerMarr Johnson took over coaching duties in Iverson's absence. He now serves as the captain and coach of the 3's Company team in the league.

Sports Chelsea set to speed up Diego Costa exit
Author: 0 Chelsea set to speed up Diego Costa exit

Costa is nearly certain to never play for Chelsea again, having been informed by manager Antonio Conte that he is not part of the club's long-term plans this summer. Costa joined Chelsea from Atletico Madrid in the summer of 2014, having established himself as one of the most prolific strikers in the world. As for management, I'm open to everything in the future, but right now I'm happy to be under contract at Atlético, with a strong relationship with the club.

Sports Carmelo only waiving no-trade for Rockets
Author: 0 Carmelo only waiving no-trade for Rockets

Once Kyrie Irving requested a trade out of Cleveland, rumors involving Melo and the Cavs began to pick up steam. Though the Knicks weren't good past year, Anthony going to the West would make the East slightly weaker. Carmelo and La La Anthony don't know how to quit each other! The Rockets have attempted to include forward Ryan Anderson in multiple trade offers, according to Berman, but hasn't gotten anything done.

Sports Usain Bolt labels himself 'underdog' ahead of World Championships
Author: 0 Usain Bolt labels himself 'underdog' ahead of World Championships

Bolt, who has won eight Olympic and 11 world championship gold medals, is planning to quit the track after competing in the 100m and 4x100m relay in London . "For some reason I am the underdog", he said. After a period that, he told Reuters , "has been the most hard year for me because of injuries", the 35-year-old Rio Olympic silver medalist said he was ready for another run at the retiring Bolt in the London world championships starting on Friday.

Sports Ryan Clady Retires After 9-Year Career with Broncos, Jets
Author: 0 Ryan Clady Retires After 9-Year Career with Broncos, Jets

He returned to collect Pro Bowl honors the following season but missed the entire 2015 campaign due to an ACL injury in his left knee. Although drafted for the zone-blocking scheme, Clady only got to play one year in his preferred system as Shanahan was sacked after the 2008 season.

Sports Beyonce wants to own the Rockets?
Author: 0 Beyonce wants to own the Rockets?

Beyonce would be following in the footsteps of her husband, Jay-Z, who was a minority owner of the Brooklyn Nets until 2013 when he started Roc Nation, which represents professional athletes ranging from Kevin Durant to Robinson Cano. She is often spotted court-side at games with Jay-Z. The Rockets landed Chris Paul in a trade with the Clippers and inked James Harden to a record-setting contract extension , which appears to set them up as a contender for the foreseeable future.

Sports Adam Lallana welcomes Liverpool links to summer targets
Author: 0 Adam Lallana welcomes Liverpool links to summer targets

Keita has become one of the most sought after youngsters in Europe over the past year. The Chinese group, who has to deal with the bounds of Fair Play Finance this season, has all the intentions to bring the club up and is trying to prepare a big signing for next season: Naby Keita .

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It is definitely looking like the Indians could pull off an away win and leave the Red Sox struggling to get back on track. "I think the Golden State Warriors significantly made some moves and I would have been surprised if they didn't", Dombrowski told reporters.

Sports Patriots' Julian Edelman, Stephon Gilmore booted after camp scuffle
Author: 0 Patriots' Julian Edelman, Stephon Gilmore booted after camp scuffle

The reigning Super Bowl champions come into the offseason as favorites to win it all once again, but that doesn't mean everything is flawless. Pats receiver Julian Edelman has been told to leave practice after a fight with cornerback Stephon Gilmore , according to fans in the stands and ESPN's Mike Reiss .

Author: 0 Top Premier League clubs will make Champions League tougher - Ancelotti

Carragher appreciates that such a switch will appeal to Liverpool's prized asset, but is looking for a man who committed to a new contract in January to be talked into giving another year to the Reds. Liverpool have so far secured the services of Mohammed Salah, Dominic Solanke and Andrew Robertson , but they have ambitions of making more acquisitions before the transfer window closes.

Sports Alves stars in PSG's win
Author: 0 Alves stars in PSG's win

Mbappe was impressive throughout for Monaco and the France forward had the ball in the back of the net in the fifth minute, but the goal was rightly ruled offside. It will come as the boost for PSG's morale ahead of the new Ligue 1 season which will see them host Amiens in their first game on August 5. Djibril Sidibe put Monaco in front after 30 minutes, before Alves equalised with a 51st-minute free-kick and then set up a decisive pass for Adrien Rabiot's victor on 63 minutes.

Sports Former LSU star Jamal Adams says football field 'perfect place to die'
Author: 0 Former LSU star Jamal Adams says football field 'perfect place to die'

This guy (Adams) doesn't know what's coming down the pipeline . "He has no idea what dealing with someone who has CTE is like", says Keana McMahon , who divorced Strzelczyk nine months before he was killed in 2004 after a collision with a tanker truck after leading NY state troopers on a almost 40-mile highway chase.

Sports Team USA Advances To U10 World Cup Final
Author: 0 Team USA Advances To U10 World Cup Final

With both U19 teams earning top-three finishes in 2017, the future of Canadian basketball appears to be as bright as ever. "We are so happy to be leaving here with the bronze medal", said Canada's captain Alyssa Jerome . The Canadians outrebounded Japan 42-38. "Russia came out very prepared, shot well and just outplayed us", Clarke said after the loss. "We got back to moving and sharing the ball, playing inside outside".

Sports Pete Rose accused of statutory rape in court document
Author: 0 Pete Rose accused of statutory rape in court document

Her sworn testimony was submitted Monday in Philadelphia as part of a federal lawsuit Rose filed a year ago against attorney John Dowd , whose investigation got him kicked out of baseball for gambling. She said they had sex outside of OH when she was 16 or younger, but didn't specify the states, and Rose said their sexual relationship was confined to Ohio.

Sports Jesus Navas announced as a Sevilla player by being kidnapped, obviously
Author: 0 Jesus Navas announced as a Sevilla player by being kidnapped, obviously

Navas, 31, featured 183 times for the English side, scoring eight goals to help them win a Premier League title and two League Cups. Pep Guardiola's Manchester City did not hit the heights expected of them last season as they finished third and suffered a relatively early Champions League exit .

Sports Ronaldo tells judge he has 'never tried to avoid taxes'
Author: 0 Ronaldo tells judge he has 'never tried to avoid taxes'

I have never hidden anything in my declarations, nor have I had the smallest intention of evading taxes", the player told the court, according to the statement released by Gestifute. Ronaldo's arch-rival, Barcelona's Lionel Messi, was handed a 21-month prison sentence earlier this year and fined €2.09 million, but under Spanish law was able to exchange the jail sentence for an additional fine.

Sports Kelechi Iheanacho to have Leicester medical ahead of Man City move
Author: 0 Kelechi Iheanacho to have Leicester medical ahead of Man City move

Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho is facing problems in the USA after allegations were made against him that he may have misled a court in Pennsylvania. New Yorker Galeano was the company's registered Fifa-licensed agent. If found guilty, he could be jailed for two years. "I think Kelechi is going to leave, for Leicester", the Spaniard said.

Sports Seahawks Kam Chancellor agrees to three-year contract extension
Author: 0 Seahawks Kam Chancellor agrees to three-year contract extension

Chancellor was coming up on the final year of a five-year, $29.323 million deal he signed back in 2013. It was never a foregone conclusion that Chancellor and the Seahawks would come to terms on a new deal. He was an anchor in Seattle's "Legion of Boom" which included Chancellor, Richard Sherman , Earl Thomas , DeShawn Shead , Jeremy Lane and Steven Terrell .

Sports Serge Aurier has 'agreed personal terms' with Manchester United
Author: 0 Serge Aurier has 'agreed personal terms' with Manchester United

Serge Aurier has been linked with Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur this summer, and there are reports that the defender has decided on his next club. United are looking for a new right-back to challenge Antonio Valencia and ultimately succeed him. The Ivorian is now banned from entering the United Kingdom due to an assault conviction - he was found guilty of assaulting a police officer outside a Paris nightclub in September 2016.

Sports LA to Host 2028 Summer Olympics
Author: 0 LA to Host 2028 Summer Olympics

At the time of the official announcement that Paris and Los Angeles were in the running, IOC president Thomas Bach said: "We have an opportunity here, with two excellent candidates from two huge Olympic nations". Bid officials based their plan for 2028 Games on LA's pre-existing facilities, as well as their pledge to expand youth sports programming in the 11-year run-up to the games.

Sports Half of all Australian university students harassed - survey reveals
Author: 0 Half of all Australian university students harassed - survey reveals

EROC A photo campaign by End Rape on Campus, launched ahead of the report . The Australian Human Rights Commission report found that one in four students had been sexually harassed in a university setting in 2016, and 1.6% of students had been sexually assaulted in a university setting in 2015 or 2016.

Sports Understanding the Liverpool gegenpress under Jurgen Klopp
Author: 0 Understanding the Liverpool gegenpress under Jurgen Klopp

Klopp said: "We will be playing for the championship". Right-back Nathaniel Clyne and third-choice goalkeeper Danny Ward are both sidelined with back injuries but keeper Loris Karius , centre-back Dejan Lovren and Klopp's stand-in left-back last season James Milner are all available after minor niggles.