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Sport Javier Hernandez completes £16m switch to West Ham from Bayer Leverkusen
Author: 0 Javier Hernandez completes £16m switch to West Ham from Bayer Leverkusen

The interest in Laxalt from West Ham is also a bit odd, mostly because they aren't lacking in defenders/midfielders capable of providing width down the left when playing three at the back. Chicharito , and his giant fanbase, could be the answer West Ham is looking for. In signing Arnautovic, West Ham have the type of mercurial player that has often captivated Hammers fans down the years; his probable pairing with Hernandez will reduce reliance on Andy Carroll's repeatedly failing fitness.

Sport Clayton Kershaw Leaves Start with Back Injury
Author: 0 Clayton Kershaw Leaves Start with Back Injury

After back-to-back losses and being outscored 18-6 after a stretch of 31 wins in 35 games, the team with the best record in baseball held a pre-game team meeting on Saturday. An inning later, Taylor added a two-run triple. "I'm not optimistic. Hopefully we'll find out more tonight". Suzuki, a Baldwin High School graduate, hit his eighth homer of the season, a two-run drive, and Rex Brothers, Arodys Vizcaino and Jim Johnson combined for 2 2/3 innings of scoreless relief for Atlanta in a 6-3 ...

Sport Novak Djokovic may withdraw from US Open
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic may withdraw from US Open

Now, Tennis Federation of Serbia's doctor, Zdeslav Milinkovic has said that Djokovic will announce his break from tennis soon. Ex-first racket of the world Novak Djokovic was forced to miss a significant section of the second part of the season.

Sport Uefa gives Manchester United's Eric Bailly additional two-match ban
Author: 0 Uefa gives Manchester United's Eric Bailly additional two-match ban

The 23-year-old appeared to shove Celta Vigo's Facundo Roncaglia during the closing stages of Manchester United's 1-1 draw with the Spanish outfit at Old Trafford. The first signing of the summer transfer window for United was a central defender, Victor Lindelof from Benfica. United have also received a warning from Uefa for the late kick-off against the Spanish side.

Sport Dodgers Ace Reportedly Will Miss Significant Time
Author: 0 Dodgers Ace Reportedly Will Miss Significant Time

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is expected to miss four to six weeks based on an initial diagnosis of his injured back, a source confirmed to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick. "Actually that was still where it needed to be and was continuing to heal", Roberts said. "We've been here before". The three time Cy Young award victor was seemingly on his way to a possible fourth Cy Young award this season when the injury occurred.

Sport Robert Griffin III attracting 'mild interest' from National Football League teams
Author: 0 Robert Griffin III attracting 'mild interest' from National Football League teams

Finding a new team to play for has also been hard for Robert Griffin III . Hamilton, who's now an assistant coach at MI, was RG3's quarterbacks coach during Griffin's lone year in Cleveland. His NFL career began when he was selected second overall by the Washington Redskins in the 2012 NFL Draft out of Baylor, where he was named the Heisman Trophy victor in 2011.

Sport World Cup triumph is watershed moment for the sport
Author: 0 World Cup triumph is watershed moment for the sport

England's three-run victory over Meg Lanning's side was one of the eight straight wins the hosts claimed on their way to a fourth World Cup title, but just the second against Australia in their last six encounters. The Women in Blue may not have lifted the trophy but definitely won millions of hearts. We need to encourage women's cricket in a big way. The England Women's Team was quite strong and experienced.

Sport Andrew Luck Placed On PUP List; Ballard Says The Prognosis Is Good
Author: 0 Andrew Luck Placed On PUP List; Ballard Says The Prognosis Is Good

Luck was held out of the following two games. Ballard would not say Luck is a definite for Week 1 of the regular season against the Los Angeles Rams on September 10. Geathers tried every option possible before eventually deciding to have surgery in March, which has put him on the sideline the entire offseason. He originally suffered the injury in Week 3 of the 2015 season.

Author: 0 City Completes £52m Mendy Signing

In fact, despite claims that Jose Mourinho is more of a "chequebook manager", one tweet comparing the pair's spending appears to show that since the City manager began his managerial career, he's spent more in the transfer market than the Manchester United boss.

Sport Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku targeting further improvement against Real Madrid
Author: 0 Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku targeting further improvement against Real Madrid

The France global set up Lingard for the opening goal in the worldwide Champions Cup clash with Real Madrid on Sunday, beating three defenders with a dazzling run before squaring the ball for the England man to tap home. He had to start applying his undoubted talent on a consistent basis. Martial, the manager said, could not keep blowing the chances afforded him. Anthony Martial danced through the Los Blancos defence on the byline as he cut the ball across to Jesse Lingard, who made it ...

Sport Pedro taken to hospital with suspected concussion after clash with David Ospina
Author: 0 Pedro taken to hospital with suspected concussion after clash with David Ospina

The Spaniard collided with Arsenal goalkeeper David Ospina , and suffered multiple fractures from the impact. The 29-year-old Pedro was originally taken to the hospital while sporting a bloodied face on the pitch. The match was just Chelsea's second pre-season fixture, but it was Arsenal's fourth, and Courtois has paid tribute to his teammates for putting on a strong display against a potential title rival next season.

Sport Jones: 'Nothing that has to do with domestic violence' in Elliott case
Author: 0 Jones: 'Nothing that has to do with domestic violence' in Elliott case

Elliott, who was already facing a potential suspension over the NFL's investigation of a year-old domestic case, was involved in a dispute Sunday night that led to a man getting punched in the nose and being taken to a hospital. Elliott has maintained his innocence in this matter since he was accused, and Jones has backed his player throughout. The investigation into Elliott has been going on for over a year.

Sport Chelsea forward Pedro had multiple fractures
Author: 0 Chelsea forward Pedro had multiple fractures

Antonio Conte says Pedro's facial injury is more serious than was first thought . Chelsea beat London rivals Arsenal 3-0 at the Bird's Nest Olympic Stadium in Beijing on Saturday, but they saw their 29-year-old winger Pedro get banged up pretty bad.

Sport Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead Arrested For Shoplifting, Warrant Issued
Author: 0 Cowboys WR Lucky Whitehead Arrested For Shoplifting, Warrant Issued

Whitehead allegedly stole from a convenience store in Virginia, VA for shoplifting/petit larceny under $200. The news came as a disappointment to Cowboys officials, who first learned of the incident on Monday. The team is also still awaiting word on the outcome of the NFL's investigation into domestic violence allegations against Ezekiel Elliott previous year.

Author: 0 Trevor Bayne 'Never Been More Upset' Than After NASCAR Brickyard 400

Fans were briefly evacuated from the grandstands until the storm passed. The race was finally over after more than six hours. Followed by Martin Truez Jr.(78) and the Fords of Ryan Blaney (21), Kevin Harvick (4), and Joey Logano (22). The fire is extinguished quickly, just like the chances of either driver winning the race. "He had a great vehicle and we did as well, but that's racing".

Author: 0 Inter boss admits that Perisic could well join Man United

Perisic is now in China with Inter on their pre-season tour and played 45 minutes of Friday's 1-1 draw against Schalke in Changzhou. Inter Milan head coach Luciano Spalletti has conceded that Ivan Perisic could be sold if a club meets their asking price for the winger.

Sport Right place, right time: Jerrell Freeman saves choking man with Heimlich
Author: 0 Right place, right time: Jerrell Freeman saves choking man with Heimlich

Freeman thought the man may have lost a child, but when a woman ran to the man and tried the Heimlich maneuver Freeman recognized the man was choking. "I guess it worked". Anyway, Freeman started to go to town on his brisket when he noticed a man at a nearby table who appeared to be under duress. "Maybe one of his kids walked off and he can't find his kid or something?'" Freeman told the Tribune .

Sport Carmelo Anthony Willing to Waive $8 Million Trade Kicker for Rockets
Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony Willing to Waive $8 Million Trade Kicker for Rockets

Anthony, of course, has a no-trade clause, so both he and NY would have to approve anything that could happen. Bill Simmons of The Ringer tweeted on Monday that Anthony's relationship with former Syracuse basketball assistant coach Troy Weaver could be a factor in his next NBA stop .

Sport China's Li enjoys dream debut at The Open; Jordan Spieth wins title
Author: 0 China's Li enjoys dream debut at The Open; Jordan Spieth wins title

On Saturday, Grace carded a 62, the lowest ever score in major championship history. "I just played really stable on my first nine, nothing like a fancy shot, and everything started to come together on my eighth hole". Four-time Major victor Ernie Els , 47, was impressed with Li's performance. In 1971, Taiwan's Lu Liang-Huan, sporting a pork pie hat wherever he went, finished second to Lee Trevino of the United States, missing out on the Claret Jug by a single stroke.

Sport Derrick Rose to meet with Cleveland Cavaliers Monday
Author: 0 Derrick Rose to meet with Cleveland Cavaliers Monday

Meanwhile, Kyrie Irving stuck the knife in Cleveland a bit deeper after word about him requesting a trade to either the Minnesota Timberwolves , San Antonio Spurs , Miami Heat or New York Knicks , hit the wire. Irving had the 8th-highest PER. The news came as a shock, as the Cavaliers have been to three straight Finals, winning one championship in the process, and seemed poised to continue their run this season.

Sport Jurgen Klopp: 'Lazar Markovic is free to leave Liverpool'
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp: 'Lazar Markovic is free to leave Liverpool'

ITALIAN champions Juventus reportedly have their sights set on Liverpool midfielder Emre Can . In the summer of 2014, Markovic arrived at Anfield from Benfica for £20million as a very promising player, but hasn't been able to live up to expectations since.

Sport Ancelotti admits reported Man United target could leave
Author: 0 Ancelotti admits reported Man United target could leave

Ancelotti was dismissive of suggestions that midfielder Arturo Vidal might leave, but seemed open to the idea that rumoured Manchester United target Renato Sanches might be on his way out. According to a report from Gazzetta dello Sport, Luciano Spalletti is made a decision to sign the former Juventus and Bayer Leverkusen star, and Inter would be prepared to submit a massive offer for him.

Author: 0 Man City complete signing of left-back Benjamin Mendy from Monaco

Mendy only spent one year at Monaco after arriving from Marseille but excelled at the Stade Louis II, providing 11 assists in all competitions from left-back as the club won their first Ligue 1 title in 17 years and reached the Champions League semi-finals.

Sport LaVar Ball Forfeits Playoff Game For Big Ballers Following Technical Foul
Author: 0 LaVar Ball Forfeits Playoff Game For Big Ballers Following Technical Foul

LaVar Ball literally took his ball and went home. "I'm not gonna have my guys playing hard and they cheating", Ball could be heard saying. He then claimed that he doesn't "play that s***". "It wasn't about the referees", Ball said outside . However, there was a big problem with this latest incident at the AAU tournament . And that's when the father of Lakers top pick Lonzo Ball snapped.

Sport NIA arrests seven Hurriyat separatists in Kashmir in terror funding case
Author: 0 NIA arrests seven Hurriyat separatists in Kashmir in terror funding case

In June, the NIA had carried out raids at more than 14 places in Srinagar, eight in Delhi, and one in Haryana. National Investigating Agency (NIA) has arrested seven Kashmiri separatist leaders, including son-in-law of separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani , for allegedly funding terror groups in Jammu and Kashmir.

Sport Interior Minister Nisar to hold much-awaited press conference today
Author: 0 Interior Minister Nisar to hold much-awaited press conference today

Reports from the federal capital indicate that the minister has chose to part ways with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif ending his three decade long association with him. The ministers, however, failed to appease Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan. A spokesman for the Interior Ministry said the federal minister was suffering from ill-health and severe back pain, and has been advised to rest.

Sport Nationals pull Stephen Strasburg after two innings with apparent injury
Author: 0 Nationals pull Stephen Strasburg after two innings with apparent injury

The anticipated pitching duel between All-Star pitchers Strasburg and Robbie Ray never developed. "He's had a little stiffness, really couldn't get loose even though he's throwing the ball well", Baker said. Strasburg went 2.0 innings, allowing one hit and no runs. "We got sucker-punched". In his last four home starts, he is 3-1 with a 2.45 ERA. Goodwin started it with a booming shot high above the home run line across the batter's eye in straightaway center.

Sport China issues new warning to India as border standoff continues
Author: 0 China issues new warning to India as border standoff continues

The stand-off on a plateau next to the mountainous Indian state of Sikkim, which borders China, has ratcheted up tension between the neighbours, who share a 3,500-km (2,175 mile) frontier, large parts of which are disputed. China claims that India illegally trespassed into the region to interfere with activities being carried out within its territory. Wu urged India to immediately withdraw it troops, describing the request as a prerequisite to resolving the situation.

Sport Manchester City's spending set to hit £218m with Benjamin Mendy's expected arrival
Author: 0 Manchester City's spending set to hit £218m with Benjamin Mendy's expected arrival

The 26-year-old is Pep Guardiola's fifth signing of a busy summer in which the club have concluded deals worth £169.2 million. That figure will rise to £218.7 million in the... "I can't wait to get started and I'm looking forward to getting to know my new team-mates over the coming weeks". Left-back Benjamin Mendy is also set to join from Monaco after City allowed Aleksandar Kolarov, Pablo Zabaleta, Gael Clichy and Bacary Sagna to leave the club.

Sport 'The Flash' Movie Is Titled 'Flashpoint' [Comic-Con 2017]
Author: 0 'The Flash' Movie Is Titled 'Flashpoint' [Comic-Con 2017]

It featured an alternate universe where Superman is a prisoner, Bruce Wayne is dead (Thomas Wayne is Batman ) and other heroes have completely different roles than in the main universe. Previously we had heard that The Flash movie was actually a team-up time travel film involving The Flash and Cyborg, but maybe those plans have also changed? This could of course see Jeffery Dean Morgan become Batman for the Flashpoint movie, something the actor is open to exploring.

Author: 0 US Golfer Jordan Spieth Wins British Open

After a lengthy deliberation and consultation with officials, the Australian Open champion ended up taking an unplayable lie and hit his next shot from the driving range - and near a Titleist truck. Six behind the leader, the US Open victor will have to play the round of his career to catch Spieth. Spieth escaped with a bogey, while Kuchar made par to take a one-shot lead with five holes remaining.

Sport Watch Phelps vs Shark
Author: 0 Watch Phelps vs Shark

The race was 100 meters, which is Phelps's jam-he's got 3 gold medals at that distance-and went down in open water, not in a pool. Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . Even if they did not swim at the same time, it was still a bold move by Phelps . Okay, shark twins?! We're DEFINITELY intrigued! Who ~isn't~ intrigued by sharks and volcanoes?! Shark School With Michael Phelpsairs Sunday, July 30 at 8 p.m.

Sport Twins Close To Acquiring LHP Jaime Garcia
Author: 0 Twins Close To Acquiring LHP Jaime Garcia

Garcia's shot was the first grand slam by an Atlanta Braves pitcher since Tony Cloninger hit TWO on July 3, 1966... the first year for the Braves in Atlanta. The ball bounced off the pitcher's glove and both runners scored, giving the Braves a 4-0 lead. "It's a weird feeling", manager Dave Roberts said.

Sport Zinedine Zidane confirms Danilo will leave Real Madrid this summer
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane confirms Danilo will leave Real Madrid this summer

City are delighted to announce signing of Danilo from Real Madrid. The club have also agreed a £52m deal for 23-year-old Monaco defender Benjamin Mendy - who has flown to the United States for his medical - and sold left-back Aleksandar Kolarov to Serie A club Roma for £4.5m.

Author: 0 Lukaku and Rashford *could* be United's new Yorke and Cole

United will be jostling with as many as six other teams for the title this season - all of which will be juggling domestic and European exertions, unlike recent seasons. And there were plenty of positives from the first preseason match: Éderson Moraes looked very solid in goal, despite a bad mistake that led to Romelu Lukaku's opener.

Author: 0 Kyle Busch continues Brickyard dominance

The Great Xfinity Experiment: Saturday's Lilly Diabetes 250 will be one of the most unique races ever seen in the Xfinity Series . The track record at Indy in a Cup vehicle is far from stellar; she has yet to run inside the top 20. Busch is on the pole, and given the difficulty in passing at Indy, that's an excellent place to be. He also expressed frustration earlier during a almost two-hour rain delay regarding the start time .

Sport Clint Dempsey a difference maker for the United States - Bruce Arena
Author: 0 Clint Dempsey a difference maker for the United States - Bruce Arena

Dempsey, who grew up three hours east of the Dallas area in Nacogdoches , Tex., entered to a thunderous ovation in the 66th minute in place of Arriola. " When I went out there I just tried to play with confidence, tried to move the ball forward, create for others and create for myself and got into good spots tonight".

Sport Grace sets major championship record with 62 at British Open
Author: 0 Grace sets major championship record with 62 at British Open

The South African was praised by his colleagues and despite his score coming amid vastly improved conditions on England's north-west coast. "It was a special day, to be quite honest", Grace said after the round. U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka and unheralded 20-year-old Canadian Austin Connelly were in a tie for third on five under, one clear of South Africa's Grace and world No.

Author: 0 Jordan Spieth wins British Open to claim another major

That stunning birdie-eagle-birdie-birdie sequence saw him jump to 12-under, keeping his nerve on the final hole to seal one of the greatest performances on the back nine in Open history. His tee shot in the rain on the par-4 13th was so far right it sailed over the gallery, over the dunes behind them and was closer to the practice range than the fairway.

Sport Kuchar
Author: 0 Kuchar "crushed" by defeat to Spieth at Birkdale

His nearest challenger is fellow USA star Matt Kuchar , who will join Spieth in Sunday's final group after shooting an excellent 66, with seven birdies, one bogey and a double bogey thrown in. But if he does get his hands on the Claret Jug, the 23-year-old could then surpass the record of Tiger Woods as the youngest player to complete a career grand slam in the US PGA Championship at Quail Hollow in August.

Sport Draymond Green Calls Out Conor McGregor on Instagram, McGregor Fires Back
Author: 0 Draymond Green Calls Out Conor McGregor on Instagram, McGregor Fires Back

The report also noted Clarke was involved in another incident where a pack of McGregor fans approached her on the street and said, "You plastic slag..." Mayweather appeared to have attempted to rationalise the incident during a 2013 documentary entitled "30 Days In May" and that didn't sit well with Harris, who subsequently agreed to speak to Yahoo Sports! to tell her side of the story.

Sport Cricket fraternity reacts on Harmanpreet Kaur's century
Author: 0 Cricket fraternity reacts on Harmanpreet Kaur's century

The women Indian cricket team including Harmanpreet Kaur , the women master blaster, will lock horns with hosts England in the finals of the Women's World Cup at the Lord's. She is young and will learn from mistakes. "The game against New Zealand, she had runs as well as Veda had runs". I like taking singles and doubles, but boundaries give me confidence.

Author: 0 Virender Sehwag hails Jhulan Goswami's 'fightback' for India against England

Best wishes are pouring in for Indian women's cricket team for their final against England in the World Cup. In the second inning, India led the field with a conservative start gaining only one run in the first over, however, their approach seems to fail as they lost their first wicket in the second over anyway.

Author: 0 Solid Jordan Spieth has left all his Open rivals on their knees

On the par-36 back nine, Grace began with four pars before putting a circle on the card on the par-3 14th. Beginning the day 10 strokes adrift of Spieth, Grace rolled in from 15ft at the first and followed a birdie at the fourth with a two-putt gain at the par-five next.

Author: 0 Branden Grace shoots first ever major championship round of 62

Spieth was already reeling in the final round of the Open Championship when he stepped up to the 13th tee. Thomas' 9-under 63 on the par 72 Erin Hills in Wisconsin is still the lowest score in relation to par in major championship . "He does it quite often, it's just whether it penetrates my head is a different thing", McIlroy said. Nearly inevitably Kuchar then missed his six foot putt as he struggled to deal with the decisive blow.

Sport Froome safe in yellow as Barguil wins on Izoard
Author: 0 Froome safe in yellow as Barguil wins on Izoard

Italian Fabio Aru, on the other hand, fell behind on the barren slopes of scree and patchy grass in the thinning air of the mighty Col du Galibier, one of the Tour's most fearsome Alpine climbs. That said, for either of them to beat Froome from here would be a surprise. The Tour returned to Marseille for the eighth time since 1967, but it's the first time in 50 years that the Velodrome has hosted the race.

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