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Sports British Open champ Spieth seeks youngest Career Slam
Author: 0 British Open champ Spieth seeks youngest Career Slam

And of course, it related to what happened on the 13th hole on Sunday . Spieth is part of the star-studded field teeing off at WGC Bridgestone Invitational on Thursday, where he is seeking his first WGC title. That's what he had in there. "Mr Nicklaus' tweets, were extremely heartfelt and really cool". Jason Day has been placed in a superstar grouping with world No.1 Dustin Johnson and 2016 British Open champion Henrik Stenson for the opening round of the US PGA Championship next ...

Sports Mo Farah's sensational 10000m win lights up Day 1
Author: 0 Mo Farah's sensational 10000m win lights up Day 1

Cheptegei and Ethiopia's Abadis Hadis also had a spell at the front as Farah moved toward the lead and then eased back. The Kenyan threat has vastly more experience, with Geoffrey Kamworor , who beat Farah in the World Half-Marathon Championships past year, Rio silver medallist Paul Tanui and Bedan Karoki in the field.

Author: 0 Chelsea star ready to snub Real Madrid and join Barcelona

In the past two years, the managers of the Premier League title-holders - Jose Mourinho, also at Chelsea , and Leicester City's Claudio Ranieri - have been fired after their previously all-conquering teams suddenly slumped down the table.

Sports Conte fears hard season in store for Chelsea
Author: 0 Conte fears hard season in store for Chelsea

Antonio Conte responded in a press conference on Friday stating, "I will repeat myself again, the situation to me is clear. We must have patience and then to try to improve our team, our squad". Ausilio added: "The player is willing, and I've spoken to Nice and think everything is going in the direction that we hoped". "We have to wait". Chelsea have always maintained that the final decisions on player transfers are down to the manager .

Sports Latest Rumours on Thomas Lemar and Kingsley Coman
Author: 0 Latest Rumours on Thomas Lemar and Kingsley Coman

French outfit, L'Equipe, reports that the La Liga side are eyeing Lemar to replace Neymar, who has completed a €222million move to Paris Saint-Germain this week. A fast and skilful player, the France global scored nine goals in Ligue 1 last season but it was in a creative sense that he impressed the most as he laid on 70 chances for his team-mates and completed 84% of the passes that he attempted.

Author: 0 Hazard and Bakayoko to miss start of season

The premise the lawyer has put forward is wrong. But only one team can win. "For many reasons. It's very hard". "Why? There are many reasons and I haven't a lot of time to explain a lot of these reasons". (But) we have to wait for the best moment, the best solution. It's not because the coach shouts: "I want this" or "I want this". "We must be ready for all situations.

Sports Andreas Pereira sends Jose Mourinho a message ahead of next season
Author: 0 Andreas Pereira sends Jose Mourinho a message ahead of next season

I would be happier if they gave me four of four but they did a great effort for me". Although we're not there quite yet, it is awesome how short the United midfielder's reign as world's most expensive player came to an end. The Brazilian has gone from a promising attacking midfielder to something of an all-round utility man, blessed with skill and a capacity for graft in equal measure, which could probe crucial when Mourinho decides he chooses to accommodate in the first team over the next ...

Sports Mike Tomlin Gets 2-Year Contract Extension With Steelers
Author: 0 Mike Tomlin Gets 2-Year Contract Extension With Steelers

Pittsburgh isn't usually the team to hand out coaching extensions prior to a coach's contract year. " We appreciate the leadership that Mike has provided over the last 10 seasons, and we are confident and excited to have him continue to lead our team as we focus on winning another championship ".

Sports Manchester United's Cameron Borthwick-Jackson set for Leeds loan
Author: 0 Manchester United's Cameron Borthwick-Jackson set for Leeds loan

Manchester United's Cameron Borthwick-Jackson (right). "He's a very good player and home grown which is very important". The English defender played for Wolverhampton Wanderers but only made seven appearances, certainly not enough for someone looking to get better with more playing time.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte faces injury crisis ahead of Arsenal clash

But I'm sure about this. But I'm sure about this. "I have this perception and I hope I've made a mistake". "In England, the pressure is high and you have to live with that pressure". "These are rumours. Eden is very happy to stay with us and to start the new season". "I think that we always must have a dream", he said. Conte also pointedly admitted for the first time that they had got someway lucky with injuries last season.

Sports Bird replaces Pattinson on Bangladesh tour
Author: 0 Bird replaces Pattinson on Bangladesh tour

The 27-year-old will continue light duties in the coming days and is expected to resume full training in around four weeks. Jackson Bird's last Test outing was the Boxing Day Test against Pakistan in Melbourne in 2016. Australia squad: Steven Smith (capt), David Warner (vice-capt), Ashton Agar, Hilton Cartwright, Pat Cummins, Peter Handscomb, Matthew Wade (wk), Josh Hazlewood, Usman Khawaja, Nathan Lyon, Glenn Maxwell, Matt Renshaw, Mitchell Swepson, Jackson Bird.

Sports Anderson upsets Thiem at ATP event
Author: 0 Anderson upsets Thiem at ATP event

Tommy Paul, a 20-year-old American, had three match points in the second set of his match against his Japanese opponent. Thiem staved off defeat the first time after an 11-stroke rally culminated with a whipped forehand victor into the corner that Anderson could only watch helplessly as it whistled past.

Sports Arsenal striker hands in transfer request
Author: 0 Arsenal striker hands in transfer request

Last summer, Perez arrived at the Emirates Stadium for over £17m but he was given just two starts in the top flight during the season. "€15m (£13.4m) is an expensive price", Rodrigo Fernandez Lovelle said. How does Perez compare to Arsenal's front-line? "It's normal, we're talking about an Arsenal player who did not play a lot there but he's the only one who scored in four competitions", confirmed The Chronicle .

Sports Yankees sit struggling Judge against Indians
Author: 0 Yankees sit struggling Judge against Indians

The Yankees , who have lost four in a row and scored a total of six runs in those games, will try to halt that losing streak Saturday night at Progressive Field in the third game of a four-game series against the Cleveland Indians . With the Indians leading 4-1, the Yankees had runners at first and third with one out. Yet the best team in baseball, on pace to break the record for wins in a season, got much better after adding Tony Watson and Tony Cingrani to the bullpen and former Texas ...

Sports LEADING OFF: Murphy rakes at Wrigley Field
Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Murphy rakes at Wrigley Field

The right-hander allowed five hits while improving to 3-1 in his past four starts. Both of Murphy's home runs - a two-run, first-inning shot and a solo sixth-inning blast - came off Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks and gave Murphy 19 for the season.

Sports New Man United signing tells Jose Mourinho to copy Chelsea
Author: 0 New Man United signing tells Jose Mourinho to copy Chelsea

On playing in Macedonia next week: 'I will try to be 100 per cent ready. I hope that I will be an option for those games, but we will see. Many Chelsea supporters were angered that Matic was allowed to join a Premier League rival and Jose Mourinho said the move would not have been possible had the midfielder not been so desperate to join the Red Devils.

Sports Wenger: Sanchez respects call to keep him at Arsenal
Author: 0 Wenger: Sanchez respects call to keep him at Arsenal

Alexis Sanchez staying at Arsenal for another year was something fans thought they wouldn't see as the player's transfer saga continues to take a twist almost every day. Monaco will be wary of the forthcoming final weeks of the transfer window, with teen sensation - Kylian Mbappe said to be on the verge of abandoning the French side in favour of either Real Madrid or Barcelona .

Sports White Sox at Red Sox
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Now Sale, the Red Sox's prized possession from a trade with the White Sox last December, will enjoy six days of rest before taking the mound again Tuesday night against the Rays. Rafael Devers' first eight games in the major leagues have not just been hugely impressive - they've been kind of historic. The Boston Red Sox have won five straight games when scoring more than three runs.

Author: 0 Does Community Shield provide indicator for Premier League success?

The traditional season curtain-raiser is a repeat of last season's FA Cup final, in which Arsenal beat Premier League champions Chelsea 2-1. "I am sorry I am still here", he said, with a smile. "I would say that Chelsea look like they have kept the basis of 95% of their squad". Also available (at least for now) is pseudo left wing-back Kenedy, who was sent home from the tour early after his offensive Instagram posts but was seen training with the first-team group yesterday.

Sports Frank Clark held out of Seahawks practice Friday
Author: 0 Frank Clark held out of Seahawks practice Friday

Carroll said he was "disappointed" with Clark's actions and confirmed that Ifedi was forced to leave practice with an injury. "You earn the right to be out here on the field with us". "That's not part of this game, not supposed to be part of this game". And we frown upon that very heavily, so real disappointed that that happened today.

Sports Former Raiders OT Austin Howard 'close' to signing with Ravens
Author: 0 Former Raiders OT Austin Howard 'close' to signing with Ravens

Howard signed a five-year, $30 million contract with the Oakland Raiders on March 12, 2014. Signed Friday, Howard will likely step into the starting right tackle spot, a position manned in training camp by James Hurst . Howard most recently underwent shoulder surgery back in January, presumably leading to his eventual release. Howard has started 55 games at right tackle, 16 at right guard and one at left tackle.

Sports Hoffenheim coach Nagelsmann taunts: Liverpool already anxious about us!
Author: 0 Hoffenheim coach Nagelsmann taunts: Liverpool already anxious about us!

The man behind their impressive turnaround over the past year and a half is 30-year-old manager Julian Nagelsmann , who is rapidly enhancing his reputation as one of Europe's best up-and-coming coaches. Astana of Kazakhstan will have the opportunity to avenge last season's defeat to Celtic at the same stage. It happened. Liverpool drew the German team in the draw so fourth in the Bundesliga will face off against fourth in the Premier League .

Sports Confirmed West Ham United lineup to play Manchester City
Author: 0 Confirmed West Ham United lineup to play Manchester City

City were dominant throughout the game, with new signing Ederson only facing one shot on his goal. It was a fantastic display from last season's FA Cup semi-finalists who look sure to stake their claim at winning the Premier League for a third time this campaign.

Sports Chelsea join Manchester United in race to sign PSG's Serge Aurier
Author: 0 Chelsea join Manchester United in race to sign PSG's Serge Aurier

Today, Chelsea enter the chase for Serge Aurier .... Aurier is among those who PSG are ready to sell but the defender's move to the Premier League hinges on whether his ban from entering the United Kingdom is lifted. English newspaper interpretations of the Le10 Sport report, claiming Chelsea have made a '£27m bid', are quite simply wrong. Any move from either United or Chelsea for the 24-year-old will not take shape until next week as he is set for a court hearing in France.

Sports Doc Rivers no longer in charge of Los Angeles Clippers' front office
Author: 0 Doc Rivers no longer in charge of Los Angeles Clippers' front office

He will remain with the team in his coaching capacity. Rivers hired Frank previous year as executive vice president of basketball operations. Frank will now oversee basketball operations, including general manager Dave Wohl. "Doc knows how to win championships", Ballmer said in a news release. The Clippers promoted Frank, a former head coach with the Nets and Detroit Pistons , a year ago to handle day-to-day operations in the front office.

Sports Gisele Bündchen Shared This Sweet Message on Tom Brady's Birthday
Author: 0 Gisele Bündchen Shared This Sweet Message on Tom Brady's Birthday

The Patriots are entering the season the way Tom Brady love it as the defending champs . "I love you! " Brady wrote . Every year from here could possibly be the last for Brady. "I think when you're a player, and you see other players before you that did things a certain way and what's transpired with their health or well-being, and then you learn from it.

Sports NY Jets owner confirmed as United Kingdom ambassador
Author: 0 NY Jets owner confirmed as United Kingdom ambassador

Johnson, scion to the Johnson & Johnson empire co-founded by his great grandfather, has a net worth of $4.2billion, according to a Bloomberg analysis. At his senate confirmation hearing, a smiling Mr Johnson joked that his ownership of the New York Jets had taught him the importance of "commitment and perseverance".

Sports Sterling Shepard Injury Reportedly Not Expected to Be Serious
Author: 0 Sterling Shepard Injury Reportedly Not Expected to Be Serious

But Friday, Shepard said an MRI confirmed the team's initial prognosis that it was nothing more than a sprained ankle and bone bruise. Shepard did fear the injury was severe. Shepard said the left ankle feels "10 times better" than it did Wednesday, and, if it was up to him, he could begin jogging immediately. Shepard said his mom was "flipping out" when she read reports of his injury on social networks.

Sports Chelsea boss speaks about Eden Hazard's future with the club
Author: 0 Chelsea boss speaks about Eden Hazard's future with the club

The decision to sanction Matic's move to United, potentially strengthening one of Chelsea's Premier League rivals in the process, was seen as unusual by some of the London club's supporters. "We know it will be hard next season and we will try and avoid what happened to Mourinho's side at the start of 2015", he said during a pre-season tour of Asia.

Sports Amir Khan, Anthony Joshua in explosive Twitter infidelity row
Author: 0 Amir Khan, Anthony Joshua in explosive Twitter infidelity row

The world heavyweight champion didn't appear to take the accusations too seriously however, as he took the opportunity to make a joke to his 1.29million Twitter followers. "I'm not the one who's been in the papers every month with my trousers down". Around that time, Khan did not show up at her younger brother Haroon s wedding who is also a boxer.

Sports Injury curtails Stan Wawrinka's season
Author: 0 Injury curtails Stan Wawrinka's season

However, still active is a four year run of reaching a Grand Slam final and he posted his usual patch of strong results even in this abbreviated season. Wawrinka cited ongoing knee issues as the cause, and he will end his 2017 season. Federer sat out the second half of 2016 but has returned strong this year, winning two majors and beating Wawrinka in the finals at Indian Wells.

Author: 0 Suns willing to trade Dragan Bender as part of Kyrie Irving deal

Even though the Suns were not on his reported four-team preferred list, no team has been mentioned more a potential trade partner to acquire the young, superstar, point guard. The Knicks will be unable to facilitate a trade involving Carmelo Anthony going to Cleveland as long as remains adamant about not waiving his no-trade clause.

Sports Neymar: My heart told me to join Paris Saint-Germain
Author: 0 Neymar: My heart told me to join Paris Saint-Germain

Neymar has signed a five-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain after paying his 222 million euros ($A332m) release clause to leave Barcelona , the French club have announced. He was hounded by scouts from all of the country's top teams and his four-year stay with first club Portuguesa Santista would soon end. Mourinho has presided over his club's two record signings in Romelu Lukaku and Paul Pogba, the latter being the world's most expensive player before the Neymar transfer.

Sports Asta italiana per Emre Mor
Author: 0 Asta italiana per Emre Mor

Emre Mor , classe'97, è un attaccante esterno che gioca nel Borussia Dortmund che l'ha prelevato dal Nordsjælland per 9.5 mln l'anno scorso. Nel pomeriggio era stato raggiunto con l'entourage del calciatore, ma secondo la Rosea il Borussia Dortmund avrebbe accettato l'offerta del prestito con diritto di riscatto fissato a 15 milioni di euro .

Sports Calvert-Lewin keeps his cool as Toffees just shade it
Author: 0 Calvert-Lewin keeps his cool as Toffees just shade it

It's good for the club, the players and the fans. Daniel had Pickford scrambling with a 54th minute shot that flew inches wide of the target as Everton struggled to take hold of the game in the opening stages of the second half. AC Milan landed a favourable Europa League play-off draw in Nyon on Friday as it was pitted against Macedonian side Shkendija. Up until that point, it had been an uncomfortable night for Ronald Koeman's side.

Sports Beasley, Bradley right at home in Chicago during MLS All-Star Week
Author: 0 Beasley, Bradley right at home in Chicago during MLS All-Star Week

With a league-high 16 goals in 21 games, Nikolic is one of the surprise headliners for Wednesday night's MLS All-Star Game against Real Madrid at Soldier Field . Toyota Park, the home of the Chicago Fire , hosted the All-Star Game in 2006 when the All-Stars surprisingly defeated a stacked Chelsea team 1-0. "It's great that the game is in Chicago, and it's our home", Schweinsteiger said.

Sports Dolphins weigh season-ending surgery for Ryan Tannehill
Author: 0 Dolphins weigh season-ending surgery for Ryan Tannehill

He returned this season sporting a knee brace on his left knee after electing to forego knee surgery . Moore has been the Dolphins' understudy since 2011, a year prior to Ryan Tannehill's National Football League debut. "I've got to figure out what is going on with Ryan, and then we'll make decisions after that". While leaving the practice field, Gase said the team has yet to make a decision on the course of action for Tannehill.

Sports Tony Granato to coach U.S. men's hockey at Olympics
Author: 0 Tony Granato to coach U.S. men's hockey at Olympics

Former UW defenseman, NHL award-winner and Hockey Hall of Famer Chris Chelios heads a group of assistants that also includes Scott Young, an Olympic teammate and road roommate of Granato's in 1988, Ron Rolston and Keith Allain . University of Wisconsin head coach Tony Granato has been named head coach. Back in the 1980s, when National Hockey League players were not allowed to participate in the Olympics, the men's team trained from the time that they were selected in November, with ...