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Sardar Singh, Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Sardar Singh, Paralympian Devendra Jhajharia recommended for Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna
- August 04, 2017

Cricketers Harmanpreet Kaur and Cheteshwar Pujara along with Paralympian Mariyappan Thangavelu were among 17 sportspersons selected for the Arjuna Awards. "I don't know why I did not get it then but I want to thank the ministry for finally acknowledging the hard work now", Jhajharia told this agency. The India women's cricket team captain played a crucial role to help India finish as runners-up at the ICC Women's World Cup 2017. (more...)
Man United signing Nemanja Matic 'very happy' to be part of club Man United signing Nemanja Matic 'very happy' to be part of club
- August 04, 2017

The Serbia global has been used in a central midfield three so far in pre-season, with Jose Mourinho seemingly adopting a new tactical approach for his United side after mainly using variants of 4-2-3-1 last term. "They've already worked with Jose for one year so they know what they have to do". "I was hoping for four players to improve the squad and the club did a fantastic job by getting three of them which is hard in the insane market where we are now". (more...)
MLS Miami officially expected to be announced by fall MLS Miami officially expected to be announced by fall
- August 04, 2017

The soccer star is still missing zoning approval for his $400 million, 25,000-seat stadium proposed for Overtown. "It's time to bring it home and deliver the MLS team our fans and community deserve". Sacramento Republic remains favored to earn one of those bids, and Garber said the USL club's decision to begin preparation work at its stadium site last week "was a great move on their part". (more...)
Michelle Wie lights up Kingsbarns with course record 64 Michelle Wie lights up Kingsbarns with course record 64
- August 04, 2017

The said clubs worked a treat. "I think before my ball was going quite high". "I think this one is my third time (playing links golf), and it's really hard for me to totally defend on what I did before". A local Kingsbarns caddie, by the name of Ruairi Roberts, certainly helped on that front. "I feel like I got extremely lucky with the conditions out there". (more...)
Nationals' Max Scherzer hits three-run homer, exits game with neck pain Nationals' Max Scherzer hits three-run homer, exits game with neck pain
- August 04, 2017

Marlins reliever Brad Ziegler earned his first save, getting Ryan Zimmerman to bounce out with two down and runners on the corners. He went to the mound for the bottom of the second, but walked off pointing to his neck and shaking his head after throwing a wild warmup pitch. (more...)
Texans WR Will Fuller breaks collarbone, is out indefinitely Texans WR Will Fuller breaks collarbone, is out indefinitely
- August 04, 2017

Texans head coach Bill O'Brien was impressed with what he had seen out of his young wide receiver so far. No matter how many games, though, Deandre Hopkins will be asked to do more while Jaelen Strong and Braxton Miller figure to get snaps opposite Houston's number one. (more...)
Roger Federer confirms participation in the 2017 Rogers Cup in Montreal Roger Federer confirms participation in the 2017 Rogers Cup in Montreal
- August 04, 2017

Triple champion of the tournament, Murray is annoyed by a hip injury and will miss the stage in canada for the second year in a row. Federer will be seeking his third Rogers Cup title but first in Montreal, where he has not competed since 2011 in the tournament that alternates between Montreal and Toronto , where he registered wins in 2004 and 2006. (more...)
England captain Steph Houghton issues battle cry ahead of Euro 2017 semi England captain Steph Houghton issues battle cry ahead of Euro 2017 semi
- August 04, 2017

We will take some pace off the game and play the possession game '. "We didn't really get any decisions today, from our point of view, we've done well to work the opportunities but I'm just incredibly proud of the players to put on a performance like that tonight". (more...)
Conor McGregor Has an Awkward Style & Great Timing — Ellerbe Conor McGregor Has an Awkward Style & Great Timing — Ellerbe
- August 04, 2017

I think it is better. I really felt improvements from two weeks ago to now ... "I mean, am I the highest-paid athlete out there?" "It was violent. He is there to win. Malignaggi added. "He wants you to know you're in a fight". He does not want you to believe that this is a picnic. One could expect him to return to the UFC in time for their New Years Eve 2018 pay-per-view card and again next July for the annual International Fight Week card. (more...)
Rahul shines on return as India seize the initiative Rahul shines on return as India seize the initiative
- August 04, 2017

The left-hander was out lbw to Dilruwan Perera (1-11). India captain Virat Kohli has won the toss, and has chose to bat first. "It's very important to make him feel secure and he deserves it because he's given us those big performances when the team has required them". (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo appears in court over alleged tax evasion Cristiano Ronaldo appears in court over alleged tax evasion
- August 04, 2017

Prosecutors claim he owes the Spanish tax authority £13.1million, something he has always denied. "Those who know me know what I ask my aides: that they have everything up to date and correctly paid because I don't want any trouble". Amusingly for fans, the 32-year-old's cat can be seen watching on in the background, seemingly less than impressed. Ronaldo is not the only footballer to fall foul of authorities in Spain with Barcelona forward Lionel Messi found guilty of tax evasion previous ... (more...)
Sanctuary City Mayor Welcomes Ilegals To Olympic Stadium Sanctuary City Mayor Welcomes Ilegals To Olympic Stadium
- August 04, 2017

The mayor described Montreal as a "sanctuary city" and said the influx was "another outcome of Donald Trump's immigration policy". In the past week and a half the numbers of people attempting to cross into Canada have increased significantly, with 500 entering Quebec in that time period. (more...)
Liverpool given major boost in Virgil Van Dijk pursuit after Southampton admission Liverpool given major boost in Virgil Van Dijk pursuit after Southampton admission
- August 04, 2017

Southampton would have been more open to selling Virgil van Dijk to Liverpool this summer if the player and his agent had gone about it in the right way. "The season Morgan kicked up a fuss pre-season, he stayed and was excellent", Le Tissier wrote on Twitter , in response to fan concerns over Van Dijk. (more...)
Here's proof Tom Brady really is aging in reverse Here's proof Tom Brady really is aging in reverse
- August 04, 2017

The upcoming title's cover was revealed on "CBS This Morning" Thursday. Brady's playbook is billed as an "athlete's bible" for exercising, training and living. "I get him touchdowns", Gronkowski said Wednesday. If there is any team that could possibly do what the 2007 Patriots couldn't, and go 19-0 for the first time in National Football League history, it would be the 2017 Patriots . (more...)
Two-time former world boxing champion Klitschko retires Two-time former world boxing champion Klitschko retires
- August 04, 2017

Instead Joshua must face challenger Kubrat Puley before 2 December or may be stripped of his IBF belt. ANTHONY JOSHUA beat Wladimir Klitschko to win the WBA world heavyweight title last night - here are some of the best photos from the fight. (more...)
Milan offer escape route for Chelsea outcast Costa
- August 04, 2017

Atletico Madrid forması ile Instagram'da video paylaşan Diego Costa'nın, Beşiktaş taraftarı ile imtihanı. The saga of Chelsea striker Diego Costa's future appears to be drawing to a close, as the player's lawyer has confirmed that the 28-year-old will submit a formal transfer request to push through a move away from Stamford Bridge. (more...)
Sanchez Preparing To Leave Arsenal?
- August 04, 2017

Alexis Sanchez has returned to training at Arsenal . Arsene Wenger's side have placed a £13.4 million price tag on the Spanish global and it is no secret that Newcastle are interested as they look to bolster their side ahead of the upcoming Premier League campaign. (more...)
Cowboys to watch on offense in tonight's Hall of Fame Game
- August 04, 2017

Will tonight's NFL Hall of Fame Game between the Cowboys and Cardinals be low-scoring at 8:00PM ET? Eastern Time . Television viewers around the United States will find the game on their NBC affiliate channel. You won't see many starters in the game according to the Cardinals. The 2017 National Football League regular-season schedule kicks off on Thursday, Sept. (more...)
Dolphins' Ryan Tannehill injures leg at practice Dolphins' Ryan Tannehill injures leg at practice
- August 04, 2017

Tannehill's knee seemed to give out near the right sideline during drills after he was running full speed to escape tackle Ndamukong Suh. After laying on the ground for about 15 seconds, Tannehill was able to head to the locker room, albeit slowly, without limping, the Miami Herald reported. (more...)
Predators captain Mike Fisher retiring from National Hockey League after 17 seasons Predators captain Mike Fisher retiring from National Hockey League after 17 seasons
- August 04, 2017

But, as was mentioned earlier, the Preds went from an eighth seed in the West to the Stanley Cup Final in 2016-17 only to lose to the Pittsburgh Penguins in six games. We'll all miss you! Over almost two decades, Fisher played 1,088 games, netting 276 goals and 309 assists. Nashville Predators captain Mike Fisher is embarking on a whole new journey. (more...)