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Sport Hajduk Split Ultras nearly cause full scale riot at Everton
Author: 0 Hajduk Split Ultras nearly cause full scale riot at Everton

Hadjuk Split supporters caused a halt in the game after attempting to storm the Park End towards the end of the first half. Everton were setting a high tempo in front of their own supporters, but Hajduk had made a lively start of their own and Nikola Vlasic should have done better when dragging a shot wide of the near post from 14 yards out.

Sport Marshawn Lynch gives odd responses to national anthem questions
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch gives odd responses to national anthem questions

Pressed further, Lynch remained evasive. "So, when we run a "74" or something like that, where I've got to scan or read, both sides, that will be pretty hard for the most part", Lynch said. Lynch did turn serious for a few moments while talking about his work in the local community. "It's truly a blessing and just to have the opportunity to go and do that is a good.

Sport Barca reach Dembele agreement?
Author: 0 Barca reach Dembele agreement?

In a bid to end the debacle before it gets painfully arduous, Watzke has indeed devised a strict "two game" time-limit for the Blaugrana to adhere to; if they are to exceed the specified window, they'll presumably stand no chance in securing the 20-year-old's services.

Sport Clarets defender signs new deal
Author: 0 Clarets defender signs new deal

Ward joined the Clarets from Wolves, following a season-long loan spell at Brighton, after Burnley had won promotion to the Premier League in 2014. "The lads coming in, not only have they been great for the global side, but they have unbelievable additions for us as well", said Ward. Burnley and Defour will be looking to follow up their historic victory at Stamford Bridge when Turf Moor hosts its first home game of the season against West Brom on Saturday .

Sport Vegas odds, fantasy advice, prediction, sleepers, drivers to watch — NASCAR at Bristol
Author: 0 Vegas odds, fantasy advice, prediction, sleepers, drivers to watch — NASCAR at Bristol

Truex's 35 playoff points has been the result of winning a series-most four races (five playoff points for each win) and claiming series-high 15 stage victories (one playoff point for each stage win). "We were able to stay out of any trouble in the third stage and stay out front". Other stars to watch in the Camping World Truck Series event include second place driver Johnny Sauter , Matt Crafton , Chase Briscoe, Ryan Truex, Ben Rhodes , Cindric, John Hunter Nemecheck and Grant Enfinger .

Sport Everton still looking to sign a new striker confirms Koeman
Author: 0 Everton still looking to sign a new striker confirms Koeman

According to the BBC , the Toffees have agreed to a £45 million fee for Swansea midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson . The sole reason to bring back the transfer deadline is to ensure all clubs have their squads set in stone before the first ball is kicked.

Sport Cleveland Browns: Josh Gordon reinstatement not under consideration
Author: 0 Cleveland Browns: Josh Gordon reinstatement not under consideration

But his former team, Cleveland Browns , seem set to move on, due in part to a new head coach and front office than they had when Gordon was first around. If the Browns are selected, Cleveland and Canton will host the three-day NFL Draft. The league that eventually became the NFL was founded in 1920 in a Canton, Ohio, automobile showroom.

Sport Seattle Seahawks close to contract extension with centre Justin Britt
Author: 0 Seattle Seahawks close to contract extension with centre Justin Britt

Britt tweeted his excitement about staying in Seattle. Coach Pete Carroll said early Thursday that the sides were "really close " to finalizing a deal for Britt and the team announced later in the day that the deal was finished. And also the fact that we're able to do it on the offensive line, I think it is important to note that. "What I would say to you is, I don't know how anybody could have done a more extensive look into this", Carroll said.

Sport Verizon to build its own public safety core network
Author: 0 Verizon to build its own public safety core network

As Wireless Week reported last week , Verizon said in a recent filing with the FCC that it plans to "provide reliable and innovative public safety communications services to state and local governments irrespective of whether states choose to opt out of the FirstNet network".

Sport ESPN Analyst Claims Dwyane Wade Will Be Back in Miami After Buyout
Author: 0 ESPN Analyst Claims Dwyane Wade Will Be Back in Miami After Buyout

The Bulls are looking to completely rebuild and began that with the Butler trade. Wade is still owed more than $23 million from the two-year, $47 million contract he signed before last season. Johnson of the Chicago Tribune . One of the main aspects of the Bulls' rebuilding is focused on the 2018 draft and they're hoping to become a lottery team next year in order to put themselves in the best possible position to select some of the top draft prospects.

Sport Tampa teams to help remove Confederate statue
Author: 0 Tampa teams to help remove Confederate statue

The 106-year-old statue, called Memoria en Aeterna , meaning "in everlasting remembrance", is a tribute to the soldiers who fought for the Confederate states during the American Civil War. As of 3:45 p.m. Thursday, the page said it had raised $52,145 but had stopped collecting donations because it had reached its goal . The Tampa Bay Times reported several elected officials have donated towards the cause, as has former Buccaneers coach Tony Dungy .

Sport Suarez to miss ´four to five weeks´ with knee injury
Author: 0 Suarez to miss ´four to five weeks´ with knee injury

The Uruguay worldwide suffered the blow as Barcelona were beaten 2-0 by Real Madrid in the second leg of the Supercopa de Espana, Barca's arch-rivals winning the tie 5-1 on aggregate. He is expected to miss their next five La Liga games plus Uruguay's World Cup qualifiers against Argentina and Paraguay. Uruguay is now third in the South American qualifying group, tied on points with Chile and one point ahead of Argentina.

Sport Liverpool can play one way and that's forward, says Simon Mignolet
Author: 0 Liverpool can play one way and that's forward, says Simon Mignolet

Barcelona were also criticised for claiming that a deal for Ousmane Dembele is close earlier on Thursday by Borussia Dortmund , who insist the opposite is true. "It's always good to get compliments from your idol and I am hoping to live up to his words", Alexander-Arnold said. Look, we are all not silly and we know it's a very hard situation.

Sport Reuben Foster suffers mild AC joint sprain in surgically fix shoulder
Author: 0 Reuben Foster suffers mild AC joint sprain in surgically fix shoulder

Denver Broncos quarterback Paxton Lynch , left, Trevor Siemian , center, and Kyle Sloter, right, prepare for drills during practice on Monday at Dove Valley. Niners cornerback Adrian Colbert popped Broncos tight end Steven Scheu after he caught a pass from Lynch during 7-on-7s, drawing the ire of fellow Broncos tight ends Austin Traylor and Virgil Green.

Sport Doubles Pair Leander Paes, Alexander Zverev Exit Cincinnati Open
Author: 0 Doubles Pair Leander Paes, Alexander Zverev Exit Cincinnati Open

A shock loss to 19-year-old Frances Tiafoe yesterday in Cincinnati isn't worrying Alexander Zverev in the least. I feel very confident how I am playing right now. Zverev paired Tuesday with 44-year-old Indian doubles legend Leander Paes and lost to Spain's Feliciano and Marc Lopez 2-6, 7-6 (7/2), 10-6, in a jam-packed outer stadium match.

Author: 0 Man Utd: Paul Pogba relieved Neymar has removed his burden

Matic started in their league opener against West Ham , putting on a masterful display which impressed Robson, who feels he is at the start of what could turn out to be a handsome marriage with United . "[Romelu] Lukaku scored his goals and [Victor] Lindelof is still going to have time to show himself". Asked if the mood has changed in the dressing room, Lingard said: "You could say that".

Sport Cook, Root steady England in day-night test against West Indies
Author: 0 Cook, Root steady England in day-night test against West Indies

The Caribbean side are now in the United Kingdom and will play the hosts in three Test matches, starting with a day-night game in Birmingham on Thursday. "It is the same team we've been travelling with". We've got our first Test here at Edgbaston , it's a pink ball Test, we've played one before and we like the format.

Sport Colts' Center Ryan Kelly To Miss Start Of Regular Season
Author: 0 Colts' Center Ryan Kelly To Miss Start Of Regular Season

Kelly started all 16 games in his rookie season previous year, putting an end to the five-man revolving door that had been snapping to Luck from 2012-15. In the mean time though, the Colts are now starting undrafted rookie Deyshawn Bond with the 1st team offense, which no disrespect to the young lineman, but doesn't appear to be a sustained recipe for regular season success.

Sport Look Where Aaron Judge's Mammoth Home Run Landed
Author: 0 Look Where Aaron Judge's Mammoth Home Run Landed

Judge struck out in the ninth inning, giving him a strikeout in 33 straight games, breaking the single-season mark set by Adam Dunn in 2012. Single season record! Aaron Judge preserves his streak. Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner spoke with reporters before Wednesday's game about the state of the American League wild card leaders, and touched upon Judge, hitting.185/.346/.398 since the All-Star break.

Author: 0 Guillem Balague gives update on Liverpool's Coutinho after Barcelona chief comments

However, in modern football, it is only in the rarest of cases that a player refuses the call of Real Madrid or Barcelona when they come knocking and, unfortunately for the Anfield faithful, the 25-year-old seems to be no exception. The Super Cup loss to Madrid - 5-1 on aggregate - has served to further expose the need for the Blaugrana to add to their squad after Sergio Busquets had called for attacking signings earlier this week following the transfer of Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain ...

Sport Yu Darvish Left vs. White Sox with Back Tightness, Removed as Precaution
Author: 0 Yu Darvish Left vs. White Sox with Back Tightness, Removed as Precaution

Fact #3: The Dodgers are on a pace to reach 115 victories, one shy of the Major League Baseball record held by the 1906 Cubs, who went 116-36 (and, it should be noted, lost the World Series that year to the White Sox). and promptly delivered a walk-off double into the left-center field gap. His previous low was three strikeouts in a game on May 27, 2012 against the Toronto Blue Jays.

Sport Akmal makes stunning claims against Arthur
Author: 0 Akmal makes stunning claims against Arthur

Arthur, who took charge of the Pakistan team previous year, has denied the allegations . He said that he wishes to approach the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) against the coaching staff which according to him unfairly dropped him of Chmapions Trophy 2017 squad.

Sport Sri Lanka approves Pakistan tour
Author: 0 Sri Lanka approves Pakistan tour

Karachi's famous National Stadium hosted its last ODI and Test match against Sri Lanka in January and February of 2009 in the series which proved to be Pakistan's last exposure to global cricket when the Sri Lankan team was attacked on the third day of the Lahore Test near Gaddafi Stadium in March.

Sport First pitch at Red Sox game nails photographer in the groin
Author: 0 First pitch at Red Sox game nails photographer in the groin

The Indians scored three runs in the second, highlighted by Francisco Lindor's two-run single, as they batted around while forcing Fister to throw 41 pitches in the inning. Told they were doing their job by checking on his well being, Lynn snapped: "I'm trying to do mine". Ramirez drove in three runs, Xander Bogaerts had three singles and Jackie Bradley Jr.

Sport Oilers, Draisaitl agree to eight-year deal
Author: 0 Oilers, Draisaitl agree to eight-year deal

The 21-year-old has quickly emerged as one of the best young centers in the National Hockey League, and the Oilers have shown their commitment to him with this huge contract. As long as Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom are healthy and on the Caps, Kuznetsov will likely never be the go-to star in Washington. The future of the team is obviously going to be centered around McDavid and Draisaitl.

Sport Conte rages at Chelsea's lack of composure in shock defeat
Author: 0 Conte rages at Chelsea's lack of composure in shock defeat

Following Cahill's exit, Chelsea's defense bungled its way to a 3-0 halftime deficit to, uh, Burnley . We had 19 shots to Burnley's 10, with Marcos Alonso responsible for five and sub Alvaro Morata three. But for sure he played very well in the last 30 minutes. "It's a great win for us, brilliant for our players, brilliant for our supporters but we know there's a big season right in front of us, the "second season" that everyone's telling us about".

Sport Boateng leaving Las Palmas for personal reasons
Author: 0 Boateng leaving Las Palmas for personal reasons

The real reasons will be revealed at a 5pm press conference, where club chairman Miguel Angel Ramirez and the player should explain what went on. "The player is to bid farewell this afternoon from the UD Las Palmas at a press conference, once an agreement has been reached to make his disengagement effective".

Sport Cavs 'fixated' on Getting Young Star for Kyrie Irving
Author: 0 Cavs 'fixated' on Getting Young Star for Kyrie Irving

It seems unlikely that he would ask to leave a team that he believed was a legitimate championship contender. That's fine. I've talked about that at length in the past. Let's say hypothetically that Kevin Durant suffered the injury in game 1 of that series instead of Leonard. But Porzingis offers a more unique upside than Irving.

Sport Former NFL CB injures two officers while trying to escape courtroom
Author: 0 Former NFL CB injures two officers while trying to escape courtroom

Both officers were transported to Jackson Memorial Hospital. As Patterson tried to run out of a door, he tackled a female officer, who fell and hit her head, police said. He remained jailed at the Turner Guilford Knight correction centre on Wednesday (16 August), according to Miami-Dade County Corrections. In 2015, he faced felony child abuse charges , according to ESPN , for an incident in which an argument over child support payments with an ex-girlfriend allegedly ended with their ...

Sport Terror funding case: NIA raids 12 locations in J and K
Author: 0 Terror funding case: NIA raids 12 locations in J and K

Premises belonging to family, relatives and aides of influential businessman Zahoor Watali and Shafi Rishi were also raided. "We suspect financial links between the separatists and those raided on Wednesday", said Alok Mittal, inspector general of NIA.

Sport Taylor Swift hopes verdict inspires assault victims
Author: 0 Taylor Swift hopes verdict inspires assault victims

For Swift, whose adoption of feminism as part of her public persona has been alternately applauded and questioned - she has given inspirational awards-show speeches and squabbled with other female singers - the trial provided a platform to support others.

Sport Manchester City have £18m Jonny Evans bid knocked back
Author: 0 Manchester City have £18m Jonny Evans bid knocked back

In addition to this, Evans has played in the Premier League and Europe's elite competition for a good number of years and will add experience to City's defence. Eliaquim Mangala is not in favour at City, and has been linked with Inter Milan. He had a fantastic year last season and I'm hoping he steps up now.

Sport Seahawks sign CB Tramaine Brock to help secondary
Author: 0 Seahawks sign CB Tramaine Brock to help secondary

The main focus is for my kids. Brock's signing gives Seattle another cornerback to compete for reps opposite mainstay Richard Sherman , as DeShawn Shead remains on the team's physically unable to perform list. Brock, who turns 29 on Thursday, spent his first seven seasons with the 49ers and started 31 games during the past two seasons. Brock's arrest will be reviewed under the NFL's personal conduct policy, a league spokesman has said.?The NFL can penalize a player even if he doesn't ...

Sport Rodgers: Celtic win showed how much players have developed
Author: 0 Rodgers: Celtic win showed how much players have developed

Scott Brown , Olivier Ntcham and Tom Rogic will play in the centre of midfield, with Scott Sinclair and James Forrest called upon to support lone striker Leigh Griffiths from wide areas. "We'll pick a team to win the game [next week]". It was the home side who got the third when, with Rogic and Yuri Logvinenko on the ground following a clash of heads, Griffiths slipped in Sinclair and he sped through to drill his shot through the legs of the hapless Mokin.

Sport Champions League Wednesday Preview
Author: 0 Champions League Wednesday Preview

Celtic continue their journey towards the Champions League group stages as they take on FC Astana in the final play-off round . "First of all, we have to think about the health and safety of the players". The first goal was very important for us, like it is at any level, and we really settled after that. Simply choose your preferred option from our wide range of sign-up packages and we'll get you live for Celtic v Astana within 15 minutes.

Sport Olivier Giroud confident of having
Author: 0 Olivier Giroud confident of having "important" role at Arsenal this season

Speaking on Sky Sports on Tuesday night, former midfielder Keane said: "There are not many teams I would pay to watch but when Arsenal are at their best, I would pay to watch them". LONDON , ENGLAND - AUGUST 11: Jamie Vardy (R) of Leicester City is congratulated by teammate Harry Maguire (L) after scoring his team's third goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Leicester City at the Emirates Stadium on August 11, 2017 in London, England.

Sport Dana White Confirms Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee For Interim Lightweight Title
Author: 0 Dana White Confirms Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee For Interim Lightweight Title

It's unclear at this stage if the UFC's decision to make the interim title fight at UFC 216 a month earlier instead had anything to do with the fact that Nurmagomedov is now out of the picture for the time being. Ferguson has been on one of UFC's all-time hot streaks. Lee has won nine of his last ten UFC fights. The 33-year-old Ferguson has run his record to 22-3 after a nine-fight win streak.

Sport Liverpool should gazump Southampton for Lazio's Wesley Hoedt
Author: 0 Liverpool should gazump Southampton for Lazio's Wesley Hoedt

Liverpool have been urged to reconsider moving for Southampton's Virgil van Dijk and instead sign a vocal centre-back in the mold of former defender Jamie Carragher in order to solve their defensive problems. "I can go back to Morgan Schneiderlin in our first summer and I could list others, but let's not do that". Southampton asked the Premier League to investigate an alleged illegal approach from Liverpool in June, leading the Reds to swiftly make a public statement dropping their ...

Author: 0 Manchester United Players Create Street Art Mural

Paul Pogba has explained why he's delighted to be back at Manchester United, claiming he came back from his move to Juventus as a man. I always give my best and now it is my second season. Pogba helped United win the Europa League in May with the opening goal in the final against Ajax in Stockholm, but he acknowledged the importance of mounting a stronger title challenge this season.

Sport Oakland Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem
Author: 0 Oakland Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

I very strongly believe in standing for the national anthem , but I'm going to respect you as a man. "Either he's going to choose to represent himself and do this deal, or he's going to say you know, 'Hey I'm here to help the Raiders win a football game, win a championship if I can'".

Sport Delvin Breaux's injury more than contusion
Author: 0 Delvin Breaux's injury more than contusion

Breaux, who also dealt with a shoulder injury, only played in sixh games last season. Payton confirmed the doctors' dismissal after practice, Wednesday. "You're always trying to get the best opinion possible", Payton said, via Josh Alper of ProFootballTalk . The New Orleans Saints have finally figured out what has been taking so long for cornerback Delvin Breaux to heal.

Sport Tigers' Ian Kinsler: Umpire Hernandez 'Needs to Find Another Job'
Author: 0 Tigers' Ian Kinsler: Umpire Hernandez 'Needs to Find Another Job'

Hernandez says he's never been promoted to permanent crew chief either and only one minority has gotten the bump up to chief since 2011. "He just needs to go away". There are pitches every game where if you call it a strike, the hitter's going to be mad; and if you call that same pitch a ball , the pitcher's going to be mad.

Sport Liverpool winger, Sheyi Ojo settles for Fulham
Author: 0 Liverpool winger, Sheyi Ojo settles for Fulham

An ankle injury saw him miss Everton's opening Premier League game against Stoke at the weekend but the problem is not expected to complicate any deal and Barry could even be fit to make his debut when West Brom face Burnley at Turf Moor on Saturday.

Sport Seattle Seahawks DL Michael Bennett sits during national anthem
Author: 0 Seattle Seahawks DL Michael Bennett sits during national anthem

The defensive lineman added "I want people to understand that I love the military". So buckle up for another season of national anthem debates with tempers flaring over the issue on TV screens and on Twitter and beyond. "He says we should be role models, but what role is he modeling?" said Bennett . "I think everybody has a time where they feel like they need to be who they are and stand up for what they believe in", Bennett explained .

Sport Pakistani club cricketer dies while batting without helmet
Author: 0 Pakistani club cricketer dies while batting without helmet

The incident occurred during a club match at Mardan District in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, on Monday (August 14). Zubir had played four List A matches and also represented the T20 team Quetta Bears . Condolences to his family. In May, Cricket Australia made it compulsory for players to wear helmets when facing fast and medium-paced bowling in line with recommendations from a review into the death of Hughes.

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