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Author: 0 Mourinho: We'd chase Bale if Real Madrid loses interest

Bale has been linked with a return to England's top flight amid talk of Real Madrid's pursuit of Monaco star Kylian Mbappe. The decision by head coach Zinedine Zidane is likely to go some way towards quashing speculation about Bale's future.

Sports IAAF athletes in London hit by vomiting bug
Author: 0 IAAF athletes in London hit by vomiting bug

Makwala would normally be scratched from the final after pulling out of another event. Van Niekerk memorably smashed American star Michael Johnson's 400m world record when he posted 43.03, running out of Lane 8, at last year's Rio Olympics.

Sports England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings
Author: 0 England rise to third position in ICC Test Rankings

Monday saw Moeen finish with innings figures of 5 for 69 to cap a brilliant series where he took 25 wickets in total and scored 252 runs. Live coverage of the fourth Test between England and South Africa continues on Sky Sports Cricket - with over-by-over commentary and in-play clips on our live match blog - continues from 10am on Sunday.

Sports Lewis misses practice with 'minor health issue'
Author: 0 Lewis misses practice with 'minor health issue'

Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis made a decision to step away from the team for the moment. NFL Network's Stacey Dales reports that Lewis is dealing with a cyst in his knee. Lewis brought Simmons to Cincinnati in 2003 and is in his fifth season as the special teams coordinator. His 0-7 postseason record is what many detractors point to when debating Lewis' worthiness for the job.

Sports PGA Championship: DraftKings lineup tips for Quail Hollow
Author: 0 PGA Championship: DraftKings lineup tips for Quail Hollow

That gives the 24-year-old American one chance to break the career Slam age mark now held by Woods by a few months. Webb Simpson, the 2012 U.S. Open victor, lives at Quail Hollow , and can hardly believe the work that has been done. Spieth understands what is at stake in the final major championship of the year. The 2013 Masters champion says only a victory at the US PGA Championship can redeem his season.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho explains where Zlatan Ibrahimovic will play next season

Zlatan Legends comes out on 17th August on the App Store. Though details about the game are conspicuously non-existent it is clear that it will allow fans to play Zlatan as he faces off against an evil rival in space. Mourinho told Italian broadcaster Sport Mediaset: " Maybe he'll stay with us ". Jose Mourinho has revealed that it is possible for the striker to return to the club.

Sports Latavius Murray and Riley Reiff return to Vikings practice
Author: 0 Latavius Murray and Riley Reiff return to Vikings practice

He averaged 34 receptions with five touchdowns the previous three seasons, receiving a four-year, $14.8 million contract extension, with $7 million guaranteed, during the 2015 season. Reiff participated only in non-contact, individual drills but was grateful to get back out there and "get a little work in". It's the type of player Cook seems destined to become.

Sports Jay Cutler is locked-in as Dolphins' starting quarterback
Author: 0 Jay Cutler is locked-in as Dolphins' starting quarterback

Cutler played in just five games for the Bears in 2016, throwing for 1059 yards, four touchdowns and five interceptions. In his first press conference with the Miami Dolphins , Cutler said it was a "hard decision" to come out of retirement .

Sports Barcelona boss hints that he will not replace Neymar
Author: 0 Barcelona boss hints that he will not replace Neymar

The Camp Nou outfit have routinely been linked with the 20-year-old England worldwide in the past 1 year, and will now attempt to make a bid both player and club would find irresistible. Neymar's father has accused Barcelona's board of engaging in "blackmail" over his €26million loyalty bonus and says their decision to contest the payment ended his support for the forward staying at the club.

Sports Watford sign Brazil Under-20 star Richarlison for £11.3m from Fluminense
Author: 0 Watford sign Brazil Under-20 star Richarlison for £11.3m from Fluminense

The pacy winger scored 19 goals in 67 games for the Brazilian top flight side and also netted further two in eight appearances with the Brazil Under-20 global side. He becomes new Watford manager Marco Silva's sixth signing following the arrivals of Tom Cleverley, Nathaniel Chalobah, Kiko Femenia, Will Hughes and Daniel Bachmann.

Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur 'issue hands-off warning to Manchester United over Danny Rose'

Leicester City are set to announce the signing of Coventry City's Leicester-born forward George Thomas, 20, for £450,000 plus add-ons. Tottenham's £30m midfielder Moussa Sissoko is wanted by Trabzonspor but Spurs are unwilling to sanction a move because the Turkish club want a loan rather than a permanent deal.

Sports Hendrick To Cut Kahne
Author: 0 Hendrick To Cut Kahne

Hendrick Motorsports and Kasey Kahne will end their six-year run together following the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series season. Kahne has driven the No. 5 since 2012. Kahne's fate had been in limbo for most of the season because of years of mediocre finishes and sponsorship woes. Initially, there was apprehension within the organization that it may too soon to elevate Byron after just a single season in NASCAR's No.

Author: 0 Guardiola denies Man City now shaped in his mould

I think I'm lucky because I used to play under Pep at Barcelona and I know what he wants. "Bernardo is a guy who loves football, who lives 24 hours thinking about the game. 'The stability of the team has been good. 'We have to do that under pressure. "I think we find a hard opponent who close the line, they don't attack, they don't open and I think it was good training for that because the games we produced against Madrid and Tottenham were quite open".

Sports Build Mandir on disputed site, Masjid a little away: Shia Waqf Board
Author: 0 Build Mandir on disputed site, Masjid a little away: Shia Waqf Board

Shia board has filed a counter affidavit requesting to be a party in this matter. The affidavit, filed by Syed Waseem Rizvi, Chairman of UP Shia Central Board of Waqfs, disputed the claim of Sunni Waqf Board, saying the Babri Masjid site was its property and only it was entitled to hold negotiations for an amicable settlement of the dispute.

Sports Businessman Danny Tarkanian Announces US Senate Run Against Dean Heller
Author: 0 Businessman Danny Tarkanian Announces US Senate Run Against Dean Heller

Businessman Danny Tarkanian announced Tuesday that he is running for Senate in 2018 against incumbent Sen. But Mr. Tarkanian said he has hope that Mr. It's true that Tarkanian is not exactly a political powerhouse - he is a perennial losing candidate in statewide Nevada elections. Heller came out strongly against the GOP bill , the Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), in a press conference the day after it was released.

Author: 0 Tottenham v Newcastle: Spurs projected starting XI

Trippier's injury increases Tottenham's need to sign a new right-back after selling Kyle Walker to Manchester City for £50million, with Valencia's Joao Cancelo among their targets. The manager's biggest decision at St. James' Park is therefore whether to start with Eric Dier as a right-back in a 4-2-3-1 formation or play him in a three-man defence and use an auxiliary right wing-back like Moussa Sissoko.

Sports Anquan Boldin adds toughness to exciting Bills offense
Author: 0 Anquan Boldin adds toughness to exciting Bills offense

Veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin on Monday signed a one-year contract with the Buffalo Bills that reportedly is worth up to $4 million. Last season, at age 36, Boldin appeared in 16 games for Detroit, catching 67 passes for 584 yards and eight touchdowns.

Sports Trabzonspor confirm interest in Moussa Sissoko
Author: 0 Trabzonspor confirm interest in Moussa Sissoko

However, with a lack of new faces arriving at Tottenham this summer so far, the ambitious club will surely only allow Sissoko to leave if a worthy replacement can be found. " We want to loan him and get his career back on track ". " We have yet to convince Tottenham or their manager . We have made our offer and are waiting for a decision".

Sports Jamaatud Dawa enters political arena, launches Milli Muslim League party
Author: 0 Jamaatud Dawa enters political arena, launches Milli Muslim League party

Saifullah Khalid, an Islamic hardliner, was announced as the chief of the political party and he immediately pledged that the organisation would work towards establishing "a real Islamic and welfare state". Now under arrest, we could see the party making an announcement on his role once he is released by authorities, a demand that reportedly sits top on the agenda of the newly-launched party.

Sports Omar McLeod puts Jamaica back on top
Author: 0 Omar McLeod puts Jamaica back on top

But McLeod, another overwhelming race favourite from the Caribbean island, made no mistake as he added the world crown to the Olympic title he won previous year. " To be honest it doesn't matter the colour of the vest I am wearing, it is more important that I gave pleasure to the people in my country who were watching ".

Sports FA Community Shield 4-1: Arsenal Beat Chelsea On Penalties
Author: 0 FA Community Shield 4-1: Arsenal Beat Chelsea On Penalties

That took the match into penalties and, via the new Fifa-approved ABBA system , Arsenal triumphed 4-1 with their collective joy erupting after Olivier Giroud rammed the decisive spot-kick past Thibaut Courtois . The Blues' , however, failed to seal the player's transfer and Kolasinac netted the goal that sent the game to penalties which eventually led to Arsenal's victory.

Sports Johnny Manziel says he's interested in coaching college football
Author: 0 Johnny Manziel says he's interested in coaching college football

I think once all the other stuff quiets down a little bit, he'll be okay. He said he would like to coach college football. It could potentially happen one day, according to Manziel. The former Heisman Trophy victor says he would want to work in sports, likely as a coach at the college level. Manziel gave plenty of thoughtful responses on the panel.

Sports Chelsea's Costa to demand Atletico Madrid transfer
Author: 0 Chelsea's Costa to demand Atletico Madrid transfer

Antonio Conte insists Diego Costa has no grounds for complaint after a lawyer for the exiled Chelsea striker claimed the Blues boss had made it impossible for his client to remain with the Premier League champions. A potential return to Atletico for Costa, who scored 20 Premier League goals last season, is complicated by the club's ongoing transfer ban, which is not due to expire until January 2018.

Author: 0 Mourinho eyeing more silver ahead of Super Cup mission

The United boss will be looking to head into the new season with a positive start, and will surely be aiming to get the better of his former club. Does that give us an insight to what is going to happen in the clash on Tuesday? "He's relaxed and what impresses me the most is that he's as fit as on the day of the final two months ago".

Sports Une nouvelle folie pour Mbappé, Di Maria sacrifié — PSG
Author: 0 Une nouvelle folie pour Mbappé, Di Maria sacrifié — PSG

Côté droit, Lucas n'a jamais montré sa déception d'être resté en tribunes la veille, alors que Lo Celso et Matuidi étaient à la récupération. En coulisses, Mbappé assuré hésiter entre le PSG et le Real Madrid . "Laissez-lui du temps." Récemment, Vadim Vasilyev ne cachait pas son inquiétude dans le dossier Kylian Mbappé et avouait qu'un départ n'était pas impossible.

Sports ICC suspends Jadeja from third Test against Sri Lanka
Author: 0 ICC suspends Jadeja from third Test against Sri Lanka

And, following his latest breach of the ICC Code of Conduct for which he received a 50% fine and three demerit points. "I would say that on a pitch like that where it is getting slower, sometimes you end up standing ahead because you want to pick up catches from the front", Kohli said when asked about the slip catching woes.

Sports Patriots Give Super Bowl Ring To Tom Brady's Mother
Author: 0 Patriots Give Super Bowl Ring To Tom Brady's Mother

Kraft revealed after the game that Galynn underwent chemotherapy and radiation to treat cancer throughout the 2016 season. According to Brady's father, Tom Sr., Galynn Brady finished her cancer treatments in April. "How is she feeling?'" "It was a great surprise to all of us when the ring showed up", Tom said. In addition to her Super Bowl ring, Brady also paid tribute to Galynn with yet another sweet pic on Instagram from back in the day.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho Confirms Manchester United Are Waiting On Gareth Bale

Zinedine Zidane says Gareth Bale is fit for Real's Super Cup clash, but offered little else on his future with the club. If he is playing tomorrow, it is because he is in the coach's plans and in the club's plans and because he also has that ambition to continue in Real Madrid .

Sports Kirui claims marathon gold in fourth career race
Author: 0 Kirui claims marathon gold in fourth career race

Hawkins expressed disappointment afterwards that he hadn't quite got that medal and said he would analyse what he could have done better. His win Sunday in London , in 2 hours 8 minutes and 27 seconds, came as he completed only his fourth race at the distance after switching his career from the track and the 10,000 meters a year ago.

Sports Branden Albert may be returning to Jaguars
Author: 0 Branden Albert may be returning to Jaguars

He notified the Jaguars on Monday that he wanted to come back. Albert would have owed the Jags $3.4 million as part of his signing bonus for retiring. He was due a base salary of $8.875 million in 2017 and $9.575 million in 2018, though none of that money was guaranteed. Albert worked with the first-team offense on the first day of camp but Robinson took reps there in the next two practices.

Author: 0 Difficult season in store, says Conte

The Mirror declared that Conte "fired yet another SOS to the Chelsea board for new signings" and that the club will make a move for Van Dijk "to ease Conte's frustrations". Do you ever have any question about anything you wish to ask and get answer? "You know well that I have great consideration for this player because he is a really top player, but I repeat I am the coach and I can give my opinion; the final decision is always the club's ", he said.

Sports Choupo-Moting agrees Stoke deal
Author: 0 Choupo-Moting agrees Stoke deal

The Cameroon global is without a club, having left Schalke at the end of last season after three years with the Bundesliga side and will join the Potters on a free transfer. " With clubs across Europe wanting him ". Potters boss Mark Hughes is known to be in the market for attacking additions following the departures of both Marko Arnautovic and John Walters, and targeted Choupo-Moting based on his versatility and power.

Author: 0 Pick your Arsenal XI: Who should Arsene Wenger select?

Gibbs has attracted interest from several Premier League clubs, most notably Watford. "I like the player because I have good friends in A Coruña", Benitez told the Chronicle . "Overall I believe that it's down to us", he added. Wenger's numbers do not bear scrutiny. Wenger's team finished last season 18 points adrift of Chelsea but they showed in the FA Cup final they could get the better of them over 90 minutes.

Sports Arsene Wenger Happy With Progress Of New Signing Lacazette
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger Happy With Progress Of New Signing Lacazette

Goals from Victor Moses and a late equalizer from Arsenal new man Sead Kolasinac ensured the game ended the 90 minutes level. "He had a very interesting performance last week and I had a hesitation about playing him because I thought maybe Wembley with the pressure, but when he came on he was outstanding".

Sports Barcelona Rekindle Interest In Arsenal And Spurs Midfield Target
Author: 0 Barcelona Rekindle Interest In Arsenal And Spurs Midfield Target

The Catalan giants have been interested in the Ivoirian for some time, but they concentrated on signing Marco Verratti from PSG earlier in the summer transfer window. The 26-year-old contributed 7 goals and 9 assists from midfield in the League, one of the best outputs for a central midfielder in all Europe. If they qualify, the added income of the competition could make a Seri sale a little easier, although it might not matter due to the clause.

Author: 0 Arsenal expected to sell before making any more summer signings

Mertesacker had to come off after taking an elbow to the head that opened up a deep gash in his forehead, but Wenger said he should be fine for next Friday's Premier League opener against Leicester. The club resisted the temptation to fire legendary manager Arsene Wenger , giving him a two-year contract extension instead, but despite the new deal and positives from last season , Wenger's seat is red-hot.

Sports Vikings activate RB Murray off PUP list
Author: 0 Vikings activate RB Murray off PUP list

This offseason, Murray signed a three-year, $15 million deal with the Vikings with $8.55 million guaranteed. "I'm excited; it's been a while", Murray said. Now, a couple days before they break camp, they'll get to see their other new backfield acquisition. The fans at Saturday's night practice at Blakeslee Stadium could see the play unfolding, rising to their feet while the ball was in the air.

Sports European Central Bank deny South Africa approach for Gibson
Author: 0 European Central Bank deny South Africa approach for Gibson

Richard Johnson, the former England seamer who now works as bowling coach at Middlesex, is likely to be a leading contender, while Graeme Welch, currently with Leicestershire, is another option. England's only success in an away series in the past 30 years came back in 2010-11 when they had an Australian bowling coach in David Saker in their set-up.

Sports Defending National Champion JMU Football Ranked #1 in Preseason FCS Poll
Author: 0 Defending National Champion JMU Football Ranked #1 in Preseason FCS Poll

The only other time JMU was the number one preseason team was 2005, when the Dukes were coming off the first national championship in program history. The Dukes received 134 of a possible 181 first place votes. They defeated Chattanooga in the second round before falling to the eventual national champion Dukes in the quarterfinals.

Sports China urges North Korea to halt missile tests
Author: 0 China urges North Korea to halt missile tests

Last month, North Korea tested two intercontinental ballistic missiles apparently capable of reaching the U.S. "The leaders committed to fully implement all relevant resolutions and to urge the worldwide community to do so as well", the White House said.

Sports Genzebe Dibaba : Scare for Ethiopian in 1500m, Semenya seamless
Author: 0 Genzebe Dibaba : Scare for Ethiopian in 1500m, Semenya seamless

Then she made a decision to sprint across the track for a celebration that lasted almost 30 seconds-after running 1500 meters in just more than four minutes. But there is also a cloud over the metric mile as doping overshadowed the last big race in London's Olympic stadium at the 2012 Games as four of the 13 finalists were disqualified in the aftermath, including the top two finishers Asli Cakir Alptekin and Gamze Bulut of Turkey.

Sports Greg Schiano: Ohio State DL better than he had with Buccaneers
Author: 0 Greg Schiano: Ohio State DL better than he had with Buccaneers

Meyer said he's been impressed by the play of all the running backs, including Antonio Williams and Demario McCall, who has seen some time at the hybrid H-back slot. Speaking about his current gig with the Big Ten Network, Schiano praised his current defensive line while throwing a bit of shade at his old National Football League team, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Sports Gun Runner wins Whitney in convincing fashion
Author: 0 Gun Runner wins Whitney in convincing fashion

Geroux moved him toward the leaders and went past that marker leading by a head. "I just gave him a tap around the eighth pole to make sure he stayed focused", Geroux said. "If you watch the race, because of how fast he was going, it was held out away from him", he said. Her previous start was the Grade 1 Ogden Phipps "Win and You're In Breeders' Cup Distaff Division", on June 10 at Belmont Park.

Sports Sidney Crosby shares Stanley Cup with his hometown on 30th birthday
Author: 0 Sidney Crosby shares Stanley Cup with his hometown on 30th birthday

Crosby was also photographed at a veterans' retirement home , chatting with seniors and showing off professional hockey's most prestigious trophy. An airport wasn't the only stop for the Cup with Crosby back in town, either. The three-time Stanley Cup champion will celebrate his 30th birthday on Monday by parading the trophy through Halifax and Rimouski, Que. Many fans sang "Happy Birthday" as he waved to them, his sunglasses hiding his eyes but not his grin.

Sports Wie qualifies for Solheim Cup roster
Author: 0 Wie qualifies for Solheim Cup roster

Creamer, 31, has fallen out of the world's top 100 in recent months, leading to Ernst, whose only LPGA tour win came in the 2014 Portland Classic, and 18-year-old Yin being preferred. United States won the Solhiem Cup in 2015 in a dramatic fightback as they overturned a four-point deficit heading into the final day singles to win 14.5-13.5.

Sports 'He whimpers like a girl': McGregor sparring partner makes training claims
Author: 0 'He whimpers like a girl': McGregor sparring partner makes training claims

Malignaggi had been serving as a sparring partner for McGregor, but photos from their in-ring work together were leaked online, which Malignaggi didn't appreciate . Malignaggi added he regretted sparring with McGregor and claimed that he was not paid for the experience. "And either late rounds stop Conor just from the accumulation of shots or maybe cuts or just being beat up, or just outboxing him for 12 rounds and just trying to make him look silly".

Sports Chapecoense Crash Survivor Given Nou Camp Standing Ovation
Author: 0 Chapecoense Crash Survivor Given Nou Camp Standing Ovation

The crash happened as Chapecoense were travelling to face Colombian side Atletico Nacional in the final of the Copa Sudamericana. Luis Suarez and substitute Denis Suarez then netted after the break, and it could have been six had Paco Alcacer not seen his late penalty saved.