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Ander Herrera looking forward to European Super Cup
- July 18, 2017

Ander Herrera is set to sign a new four-year contract worth £200,000 a week with Manchester United , according to reports. "Of course I wanted to have Morata as a team-mate, he was very close because the two clubs negotiated", he added. (more...)
Steelers Can Now Turn Focus To Possible New Deals For Tuitt, Villanueva Steelers Can Now Turn Focus To Possible New Deals For Tuitt, Villanueva
- July 18, 2017

A new deal for Tuitt could ultimately look similar to the one fellow Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward signed a few years ago and especially when it comes to average yearly salary. Bell's 157 total yards per game last season ranks third all time for a running back. For now, the question is when Bell will arrive in camp. Bell wants to be compensated not just for running the ball, but also paid in line with his pass-catching ability. (more...)
Sox get even, earn split with Yankees
- July 17, 2017

In what many are considering the catch of the year, Bradley traced a Judge bomb all the way to the famous triangle in deep center field at Fenway Park and went full extension on a lead over the wall to bring the baseball back into the field of a play for an out. (more...)
Legendary Sports Broadcaster Bob Wolff Passes Away At 96 Legendary Sports Broadcaster Bob Wolff Passes Away At 96
- July 17, 2017

During his visit, Wolff recalled countless memorable stories, from calling Don Larsen's flawless game to calling the 1958 NFL Championship between the Giants and Colts to being the voice of the Westminster Dog Show for 33 years. His national broadcasting work load famously included radio calls of Don Larsen's flawless game for the New York Yankees in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series and the Colts' overtime victory over the Giants in the 1958 NFL Championship Game. (more...)
England, South Africa ready for the battle for final England, South Africa ready for the battle for final
- July 17, 2017

However, 23 wickets at 16.17 in the Regional 4-Day Tournament has convinced the selectors Roach deserves another chance in three Tests, including the first day/night red-ball global, in England . It didn't help their cause that their star batter, and skipper, Stefanie Taylor fell for a 12-ball duck. With the dry wicket aiding the spinners, the West Indies' batsmen were simply not scoring and Deandra Dottin was the next player to fall lbw, as skipper Knight added to her half-century with a ... (more...)
12-year-old boy killed in Borno bomb blast 12-year-old boy killed in Borno bomb blast
- July 17, 2017

He told a foreign news agency that, "She killed eight people and injured 15 others". Some of them chanted slogans against relief officials, saying, "leave, we do not need your assistance". It is the second time in a week that four female suicide bombers have sought to cause carnage in Maiduguri . This was followed by another attack which claimed at least two lives in Molai town, located on the outskirts of Maiduguri , the capital of the northeastern state of Borno. (more...)
UFC Glasgow: Santiago Ponzinibbio stuns Gunnar Nelson with first-round KO UFC Glasgow: Santiago Ponzinibbio stuns Gunnar Nelson with first-round KO
- July 17, 2017

Nelson, who was fighting for the first time since his February victory over Alan Jouban, suffered an emphatic loss to Argentine Santiago Ponzinibbio . "Back when I started, no one ever gave me a chance", the 37-year old Irish flyweight said of a career that began 1-4 and included seven fights in the UFC. (more...)
Major League Baseball trade rumors: Nationals want Sean Doolittle Major League Baseball trade rumors: Nationals want Sean Doolittle
- July 17, 2017

This is pretty simple. The Nationals' bullpen WHIP is 1.47, second-worst in baseball. Said winning pitcher Tanner Roark : "We're going to (welcome) Madson and Doolittle and work them in very well". The nonwaiver trade deadline is July 31; after that, any players who are moved must pass through waivers, making deals more hard because other teams can make a waiver claim to block a trade. (more...)
Gareth Bale addresses rumours linking him to Manchester United Gareth Bale addresses rumours linking him to Manchester United
- July 17, 2017

Bale, who struggled with injuries last season in Spain, is now participating in the club's pre-season in Los Angeles, and he's looking ripped. The Wales worldwide scored nine goals in 27 appearances in all competitions last season. "But I know him, he is a professional, he is going to be ready to be the important guy that he is, in the important games". We won titles, we did well, we don't need to change anything . (more...)
BDS Movement Waits to Pounce as Netanyahu Heads to Paris BDS Movement Waits to Pounce as Netanyahu Heads to Paris
- July 17, 2017

Speaking to reporters after meeting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Paris, Macron said France is ready to lead any diplomatic move to renew the talks. Invited at the ceremony was the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu , who devoted most of his speech on a perceived clash of civilizations against radical Islamic terrorism. (more...)
Emily Blunt is in spit spot form as Mary Poppins Emily Blunt is in spit spot form as Mary Poppins
- July 17, 2017

We've been given out first sneak peak at the sequal to the 1964 Disney classic Mary Poppins which stars Emily Blunt in the lead role. The sparking cast also includes Colin Firth as the cruel bank manager Wilkins, Lin-Manuel Miranda as Lamplighter Jack, Angela Lansbury as the Balloon Lady, Meryl Streep as Mary's cousin Topsy and, in a nice nod back to the original, Dick Van Dyke as bank chairman Mr. (more...)
Renato Sanches may be heading to AC Milan on loan Renato Sanches may be heading to AC Milan on loan
- July 17, 2017

Renato Sanches could be on the move this summer. But the youngster struggled to make an impression under Carlo Ancelotti , who preferred the likes of Xabi Alonso and Arturo Vidal. 'But we did not get any further. He helped Portugal win Euro 2016 and was named the young player of the tournament. 'They reported midweek. And if you borrow a player from Bayern, that also has economic effects. (more...)
Lonzo Ball Shows Off Star Talent with LeBron James Looking On Lonzo Ball Shows Off Star Talent with LeBron James Looking On
- July 17, 2017

After the game, ESPN's Cassidy Hubbarth asked Ball about the shoe changes. Ball deferred the credit to the other Lakers players. They've seen everything that they needed to see from the prized rookie. He finished with 21 points, including a monstrous dunk driving to the basket past Ball. "You gon get on one knee for that bitch she get on two for me/Leave the dealer two Ferraris like it's buy one get one free/Cop two I ball like Lonzo on Rodeo shootin' threes", he raps. (more...)
No Chance For A Standalone Hulk Movie Happening: Mark Ruffalo No Chance For A Standalone Hulk Movie Happening: Mark Ruffalo
- July 17, 2017

According to the publication, Universal has had all the rights to the " Hulk " franchise since 2003. And given that both previous Hulk movies featured leading men who bowed out of the role immediately afterward, maybe this is all just a clever ruse to keep Ruffalo from falling prey to a jinx. (more...)
Back Talk: Mayweather - McGregor; Government worker furloughs Back Talk: Mayweather - McGregor; Government worker furloughs
- July 17, 2017

A screenshot has surfaced of Fif warning McGregor about what's to come when his inevitable Floyd Mayweather Jr . Mayweather said: "He totally disrespected black women". "I know angles. I know where to touch you at". I think Connor McGregor is going to shock the world and he's going to hold true to his prediction that he's going to knock Floyd Mayweather out. (more...)
Washington Redskins rumors: Kirk Cousins open to long-term deal Washington Redskins rumors: Kirk Cousins open to long-term deal
- July 17, 2017

This means Cousins will earn $23.9 million in 2017 as he plays the season on a year contract under the franchise tag - becoming the first quarterback in National Football League history to play two straight seasons under the franchise tag. By the way, new 49ers coach Kyle Shanahan has a great relationship with Cousins from when they were together in Washington for two seasons and believes Cousins is a great fit for his offensive system. (more...)
KatyPerrysBootyHole And Wetbutt23 Broke The Jose Quintana Trade
- July 16, 2017

After dominating the National League last season on the way to a World Series title, the Cubs enter the second half this season at 43-45 and 5.5 games behind Milwaukee in the Central Division. With the addition of Jimenez and Cease, the White Sox have nine of the Top 100 prospects in baseball, according to MLB.com. Cease is 1-2 with a 2.79 ERA (18 R/16 ER) and limiting batters to a.213 average across 13 starts. (more...)
Wicklow man steals show at Wimbledon Wicklow man steals show at Wimbledon
- July 16, 2017

The girls went over and offered Chris the racket. The fun was only beginning. Quinn managed to pull the skirt up as Clijsters lost her composure and collapsed laughing onto the court. As the man came on to the court and Clijsters prepared to serve, she stopped and ran towards one of the kit bags. Should Clijsters or, indeed, any of her fellow players, need a new Mixed Doubles partner, they know who to call. (more...)
Liverpool and Chelsea reportedly battling to complete £65million signing Liverpool and Chelsea reportedly battling to complete £65million signing
- July 16, 2017

Fresh report reaching NAIJ.com stated that the two Premier League clubs have made contact with the German club over a potential move to land the African star in England this summer. But they are now having to explore alternative targets after Manchester United hijacked their bid for the Belgium worldwide. Premier League club Liverpool have reportedly joined rivals and reigning champions Chelsea in the race to land Gabonese and Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. (more...)
Former QB Babe Parilli dies at 87 Former QB Babe Parilli dies at 87
- July 16, 2017

Parilli played under the legend Paul "Bear" Bryant from 1949-51 and led the Wildcats to a Southeastern Conference title in 1950. He played with the Packers and Browns and the CFL's Ottawa Rough Riders in the Fifties, then came to the fledgling American Football League, where he played on the Raiders' inaugural AFL team in 1960 and then with the Patriots . (more...)