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Mo Farah Defends His 10000m Title In London Mo Farah Defends His 10000m Title In London
- August 06, 2017

Despite a couple of attempts during the race to push it, Farah was always in touch and it seemed inevitable he'd have too much speed over the last lap for the rest. "I recalled how I went down in Rio (in the 10,000m after which he got up to win)". Farah said he could not field many questions due to his "bad legs" and looked in some discomfort when standing up. (more...)
Arsenal v Chelsea in the Community Shield
- August 06, 2017

But came up against an Arsenal side that were desperate to prove something. According to football.london, the pair both missed training on Saturday, despite Arsene Wenger insisting earlier in the week he expected them to return today. Meanwhile Jack Wilshere and Alexis Sanchez are doubtful for Sunday's game. It means there's no room for more signings at the Emirates. Despite being suspended domestically Laurent Koscielny will be allowed to play, likewise the same is true of Victor Moses. (more...)
Conte rubbishes Hazard speculation
- August 06, 2017

Another challenge has been transfers. Manager: Antonio Conte left a huge impression on English football in his first season in west London , masterminding a charge to the title as the Blues brought the Premier League trophy back to Stamford Bridge for the second time in three years. (more...)
Wenger IN! Landing shots before Arsenal v Chelsea clash
- August 06, 2017

Arsenal's biggest victory in this transfer window has been the stay of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil at the club for another season. The only notable exit was keeper Wojciech Szczesny to Juventus for €12.2 million. The Spanish striker looked rather out of touch in his first run-out for Chelsea , but Conte trusts he will soon get up to speed with the English game. (more...)
Arsene Wenger hints Man United should not be in the Champions League
- August 06, 2017

Monaco are reportedly ready to make a £45million bid to seal the transfer of Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez and could use the Gunners' interest in Thomas Lemar in negotiations. "If he finds a satisfying solution, at least for a short time , we will do it". "I think he will be here this season, and if we can do it for more seasons we will do it as well". (more...)
Mitchell Swepson, Jackson Bird named in Australian Test squad for Bangladesh tour Mitchell Swepson, Jackson Bird named in Australian Test squad for Bangladesh tour
- August 06, 2017

Replaced in the squad by Jackson Bird , Pattinson will return to full training in a month. After scans revealed the inflammation around the area where he has previously suffered a stress fracture, Pattinson was removed from the tour to allow him enough time to recover fully ahead of the Ashes later this year. (more...)
Impatient Elon moves ahead with Hyperloop plans of his own Impatient Elon moves ahead with Hyperloop plans of his own
- August 06, 2017

A person close to Tesla CEO Elon Musk has indicated that the EV mogul plans to build the Hyperloop from NY to Washington, D.C. that he tweeted about earlier this month. "That's a huge milestone for us", said Hyperloop One co-founder and executive chairman Shervin Pishevar. The company's CEO, Rob Lloyd, said this week Hyperloop One was ready to begin discussions with partners, customers and governments worldwide over the commercialization of the tube and pod - which puts it a step ahead ... (more...)
Rory McIlroy sinks improbable birdie at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational Rory McIlroy sinks improbable birdie at WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
- August 06, 2017

Spieth almost three-putted 16 to fall back to even par, but he drained a six-footer for par before sticking his approach shots in tight on the last two holes. McIlroy, playing his first tournament since sacking long-time caddie JP Fitzgerald as he tries to turn around a so-far disappointing season, chipped in for birdie at the 16th en route to a one-under 69, while Japan's Matsuyama and America's Johnson both shot 67. (more...)
JK: Three OSGs arrested by security forces in Shopian JK: Three OSGs arrested by security forces in Shopian
- August 06, 2017

Three AK rifles and two magazines were recovered from them, the police added. New Delhi has deployed almost 500,000 soldiers to the disputed region to suppress pro-independence protest rallies in its part of Kashmir, where about 70,000 people have been killed since 1989. (more...)
Burnley's Hannover clash abandoned after crowd trouble Burnley's Hannover clash abandoned after crowd trouble
- August 06, 2017

German news agency dpa reports that "several hundred" Hannover fans were responsible for the disturbances, chanting abuse against their club president Martin Kind and ripping up seats to throw toward Burnley supporters. " I don't know any more than you at the minute but it was on police advice ". Burnley boss Sean Dyche added: "They called us in and said, "Look, we're going to call it for the safety of all involved, stewards, fans, police etc" ". (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino hopeful over Kieran Trippier injury Mauricio Pochettino hopeful over Kieran Trippier injury
- August 06, 2017

It's true that he has crutches, but it's good. "We hope that it is not a big issue", he told reporters. "You know, if you go to try to sign a striker, they will say: 'Eh gaffer, you want me for what?" But still we need to wait and we can not saying anything today and wait until Monday. (more...)
Arsenal Handed Boost In Pursuit Of Monaco Star? Arsenal Handed Boost In Pursuit Of Monaco Star?
- August 06, 2017

Arsenal's pursuit of Thomas Lemar shows no sign of slowing with the latest report claiming the Gunners are preparing a new £54 million bid. The 21-year-old has become a full-fledged French global and has been linked with a move away from the club all summer. (more...)
Manchester United complete signing of Matic Manchester United complete signing of Matic
- August 06, 2017

Nemanja Matic is in line to make his first appearance for Manchester United after completing his £40m move from Chelsea . Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic has been a target for Mourinho throughout the summer, with the Croatian expected to cost around £45 million. (more...)
Why fantasy NASCAR players shouldn't pick Denny Hamlin to win this weekend Why fantasy NASCAR players shouldn't pick Denny Hamlin to win this weekend
- August 06, 2017

His lone NASCAR win came at Elkhart Lake in the Xfinity Series in August of 2016. Track position at Watkins Glen is always critical. "There's so much a feel of, 'I've got to get it done, I've got to win this thing, '" said Wallace, a two-time victor at The Glen who will work the race as an analyst for the Motor Racing Network. (more...)
Next season will be toughest of my career, says Chelsea boss Conte Next season will be toughest of my career, says Chelsea boss Conte
- August 06, 2017

It is not the right moment to lose a player ... or players", he stresses. We need more players to improve our squad. Conte will lead Chelsea as they try to win back-to-back league titles for the first time since 2006 and the Italian is wary of the competition from fellow title contenders Tottenhan Hotspur, Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester City and Manchester United . (more...)
Vijender Singh beats China's Zulpikar Maimaitiali, returns title amid stand-off in Doklam Vijender Singh beats China's Zulpikar Maimaitiali, returns title amid stand-off in Doklam
- August 06, 2017

The Chinese was also penalised a couple of times as his punches were deemed to be low, catching Vijender below the belt. "Vijender is only one of the many, and this is a calculated move to fight Vijender, to prepare myself for other champions, this is the first step". (more...)
Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck: We must beat Chelsea at Wembley!
- August 05, 2017

The long-serving Gunners manager , whose previous contract was due to run out at the end of last season , found solace in a hard 2016-17 campaign with victory in the FA Cup over Chelsea. "Morata is maybe less of a goalscorer than Costa, but he can score and provide as well". Chelsea have lost their last three Community Shield matches, last triumphing on penalties in 2009 against Manchester United. (more...)
Boston Red Sox: Anibal Sanchez Boston Red Sox: Anibal Sanchez
- August 05, 2017

Willy Garcia #61 of the Chicago White Sox is hit in the head by teammate Yoan Moncada #10 as they collide going for a ball hit by Darwin Barney of the Toronto Blue Jays in the 6th inning at Guaranteed Rate Field on July 31, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (more...)
Manchester City vs West Ham United Club Friendly Match 2017 Manchester City vs West Ham United Club Friendly Match 2017
- August 05, 2017

He was then left out of City's pre-season tour the US last month. "The club has looked after me incredibly well throughout my time here and I have enjoyed the challenge of playing for a top team in probably the world's toughest league". Ederson , Daniel Grimshaw, Robert Muric, Kyle Walker , Danilo , Vincent Kompany, John Stones, Raheem Sterling , Sergio Aguero , Eliaquim Mangala, Kevin De Bruyne, Leroy Sane, David Silva, Bernardo Silva, Fernandinho , Patrick Roberts, Nicolas ... (more...)
Frank Clark thrown out of Seahawks practice after punching teammate Frank Clark thrown out of Seahawks practice after punching teammate
- August 05, 2017

It's not supposed to be part of this game and we frown upon that very heavily. Though coaches brought the initial fight to an end, Ifedi apparently didn't get the message and jumped into a group of linemen after the next snap. You can't do it in a game; you get ejected, just what you saw happen. "Real disappointed that happened today". As for in Ifedi is seriously injured, Carroll said he was all right, but remained tight-lipped on any details. (more...)