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Sports Williams claims discrimination over number of drug tests
Author: 0 Williams claims discrimination over number of drug tests

Williams, 36, said in another tweet that she will "do whatever it takes" to keep the sport of tennis clean. The 23-time Grand Slam victor has reportedly already been tested five times in 2018 alone, more than any other U.S. "Tennis has given me so much". "It would be impossible for me to not feel some kind of way about that", Serena continued and added: "I just found it quite interesting".

Sports Chris Froome crashes after stage as police mistake him for a fan
Author: 0 Chris Froome crashes after stage as police mistake him for a fan

Froome prevailed in both. On Wednesday Brailsford reiterated his concerns over security, a day when Geraint Thomas extended his lead in the Tour. A short 65km stage from Bagneres-du-Luchon to the summit of the Col du Portet was created to be explosive from the start, but despite the best efforts of an innovative F1-style grid start, it did not come to life until the final climb.

Author: 0 Matteo Darmian still keen to leave Manchester United

However, the talented full-back is now sidelined with a knee problem and isn't expected to be fit until the start of September. "Honestly, I'm waiting. "Italy? It could be an option, yes, probably". "We will see what happens. If I go, it is because the offer that another team makes will be good". "But we have to take decisions in our life and this is my decision".

Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp Responds To Jose Mourinho’s Early-Season Mind Games

I don't even think it is a mind game, I think it is normal. Since his rant, Klopp has gone on to spend over £3oom on new players, which includes spending £67m on Brazilian 'keeper Alisson - the highest fee paid for a goalkeeper in football history.

Sports Ronaldo Sentenced For Tax Evasion
Author: 0 Ronaldo Sentenced For Tax Evasion

Spanish news agency EFE reports that an agreement was reached between the footballer, the prosecution office and representatives defending the interests of the government. Messi was consequently sentenced to 21 months in prison in another suspended jail sentence. According to Metro , Ronaldo will pay the fine but he will not be serving any jail term despite the sentence.

Sports Manchester United Need To Sell Martial To Land Belgian Superstar
Author: 0 Manchester United Need To Sell Martial To Land Belgian Superstar

But speaking on United's tour of the USA, he revealed he has chose to stay unless Jose Mourinho tells him he is not wanted. He explained that in his first season at Old Trafford he had to undergo a complete lifestyle transformation. Shaw has featured in all three of United's pre-season fixtures so far. "If not, I need to look at myself and maybe find another solution". "It will be easier as I am starting the season with this team and the new manager, I will understand more of what he is ...

Sports Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Cubs
Author: 0 Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Cubs

Update #3 (11:17 PM ET): Per Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports , the Rangers will receive minor league pitcher Rollie Lacy and a player to be named later from the Cubs. As Cubs manager Joe Maddon addressed the media after the Cubs' big ninth-inning comeback to beat the Diamondbacks 7-6 on Thursday, team president Theo Epstein walked through the adjoining hallway and headed through another doorway toward Maddon's office.

Sports Froome support 'phenomenal' for Thomas as Tour title nears
Author: 0 Froome support 'phenomenal' for Thomas as Tour title nears

Froome finished eighth, 1:35 behind, and dropped from second to third overall, a distant 2 minutes, 31 seconds behind Thomas. Yates was on his own and in the lead when he crashed on the descent of the Col du Portillon, the fifth and last climb of the day, his front wheel skidding away from under him as he negotiated a left-hand bend.

Author: 0 Mourinho: Klopp has to deliver after spending spree

Despite coming close in 2008/09 and 2013/14, Liverpool haven't won a league title since 1990. Fulham 14. Newcastle 15. At the time, Klopp said he would be uneasy at spending such an amount, prompting Mourinho to say: " I think if you have the money, if you invest well, is better than to have it in the bank , because the interest is very low".

Sports Jurgen Klopp makes admission about Premier League chances after Man City win
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp makes admission about Premier League chances after Man City win

The Egypt worldwide, who was Liverpool's top scorer last season with 44 goals in 52 appearances across all competitions, suffered a shoulder injury in the club's Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid in May. On came Salah - scorer of 44 goals for the club last season - and he caused chaos with his pace, direct running and eagerness. Although the first half passed without much fanfare, Leroy Sane gave City the lead to scare the living daylights out of Craig and the rest of the ...

Author: 0 Highly Anticipated Matchups Revealed in Maui Jim Maui Invitation

The Aztecs current Head Coach is Brian Dutcher , who in his first season at the helm of the San Diego State basketball program took the Aztecs to the NCAA Tournament. Gonzaga will open against IL in the nightcap of the Maui Invitational's first day. Each program is making their fifth appearance at the Maui Invitational.

Sports Xherdan Shaqiri Hits Out At Gary And Phil Neville
Author: 0 Xherdan Shaqiri Hits Out At Gary And Phil Neville

Shaqiri clearly has not forgotten the remarks, and has now decided the address them following his bargain £13.5 million transfer to Anfield. "They were Manchester United players", he said . He is man with ambitions! "I am really happy to have this opportunity", he added. Xherdan Shaqiri is embracing the steep competition facing him at Liverpool .

Sports DeMar DeRozan Went To Drake's House After Learning Of Trade
Author: 0 DeMar DeRozan Went To Drake's House After Learning Of Trade

Having played under Popovich for seven seasons, Leonard probably knows what to expect from his ex-coach. After noting that he hasn't spoken to Masai Ujiri since the trade and does not intend to , DeRozan was asked about the fans he's leaving behind after the deal.

Sports Yankees Acquire JA Happ In Trade With Blue Jays
Author: 0 Yankees Acquire JA Happ In Trade With Blue Jays

This grade is less about him and more about what the Yankees maybe could have gotten for the package they gave up. But he only played 18 games for NY this season as the Yankees moved ahead by graduating Gleyber Torres and Miguel Andujar to the big club.

Sports Pep Guardiola discusses Liverpool's summer spending spree
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola discusses Liverpool's summer spending spree

City did the double over Arsenal last season, winning 3-1 at the Etihad Stadium and 3-0 in London as they closed in on the Premier League title. The club have spent £174 million (RM931.2 million) on midfielders Naby Keita and Fabinho , winger Xherdan Shaqiri and, perhaps most crucially, Brazil goalkeeper Alisson .

Sports Yankees acquire Orioles closer Zach Britton
Author: 0 Yankees acquire Orioles closer Zach Britton

Currently, the Yankees own the Majors' best bullpen when it comes to an ERA (2.75) and opponents' batting average (.199). Brian Johnson , destined for the bullpen after the Red Sox traded for Nathan Eovaldi on Wednesday, starts against the Twins on Thursday.

Sports Vancouver plan to use Bayern bucks from Davies transfer on sporting side
Author: 0 Vancouver plan to use Bayern bucks from Davies transfer on sporting side

The Bundesliga champions were thought to be "a fantastic fit" by all parties, and Davies feels he's heading to the flawless place for the next stage of his development. The Bundesliga powerhouse says the 17-year-old Ghana-born Davies, who has already made eight appearances for his country, will join on January 1, 2019 and that his contract will run through June 2023.

Sports Kevin Durant roasts C.J. McCollum on his own podcast
Author: 0 Kevin Durant roasts C.J. McCollum on his own podcast

During their friendly discussion, McCollum brought up Durant's decision to sign with the Warriors and the team's recent acquisition of All-Star center, DeMarcus Cousins . Dan Katz of Barstool Sports (better known as "Big Cat") tweeted at McCollum in response to the clip and asked for permission to call Durant the B word.

Sports Anthony Martial may have left Manchester United tour without permission
Author: 0 Anthony Martial may have left Manchester United tour without permission

I will send people to Manchester to train with Victor. He added: "I am happy with the evolution of the matches [on the tour], but I don't have the players to work". Mourinho confirmed he will allow Darmian to leave the club providing they receive a suitable offer, but reserved praise for the 28-year-old. I don't know if he fancies to be back for that and put himself to be available for the team or stay on holiday.

Sports I'm so proud - Guardiola hails 'incredible' Man City
Author: 0 I'm so proud - Guardiola hails 'incredible' Man City

Mourinho claims that Liverpool's spending in the transfer market and their run to the Champions League final last season means there is intense pressure for the side to win the title for the first time since 1990. Other teams too. Everton took a good manager [in Marco Silva], West Ham with Manuel [Pellegrini]. "It's incredible what we have done", Guardiola said.

Sports Kawhi Leonard To Skip Team USA Minicamp
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard To Skip Team USA Minicamp

In addition to Nike, Adidas and Under Armour, Puma Basketball will also be looking to poach some sneaker free agents, as will Chinese-based brands like Li-Ning, Anta and Peak. Extension talks between Leonard and the Nike subsidiary stalled earlier this year after Leonard turned down a four-year, $22 million extension. With their goal to return to title contention, the Lakers obviously need to add another superstar who can play alongside LeBron James .

Sports Ramsey in talks over Arsenal future
Author: 0 Ramsey in talks over Arsenal future

Arsenal enters Thursday's match with new manager Unai Emery , who has led his squad to pre-season friendly victories over Boreham Wood and Crawley Town. The Welsh star, who arrived in north London from Cardiff in 2008, is reportedly being tailed by Italian outfit Lazio and Ramsey is said to be partial to a new adventure overseas.

Sports Michael Beasley dismisses critics' 'narrative' on Lakers roster
Author: 0 Michael Beasley dismisses critics' 'narrative' on Lakers roster

Beasley has never lived up to his billing as the No. 2 pick in the 2008 National Basketball Association draft, but he has frequently shown above-average offensive ability and is coming off a solid season with the Knicks, in which he averaged 13.2 points on.507 shooting, with 5.6 rebounds and 1.7 steals.

Sports Tendulkar backs Kuldeep to shine in England tests
Author: 0 Tendulkar backs Kuldeep to shine in England tests

However, English fast bowler James Anderson doesn't agree with the statement of the Indian captain. "One example that I was part of. we had gone to play in Toronto against Pakistan and we were without (Javagal) Srinath, Venkatesh Prasad and (Anil) Kumble, who were our three frontline bowlers", Tendulkar said.

Sports Francesco Molinari wins The Open to claim maiden Major
Author: 0 Francesco Molinari wins The Open to claim maiden Major

Molinari broke out of the pack with his first birdie of the day on the par-five 14th and up ahead McIlroy had to settle for joining Rose in the clubhouse lead after failing to birdie the last. "So I can look at it - anyone can look at it however they want to, but I'm going to look at it as a positive moving forward, and try to learn how to handle the situations a little better next time".

Sports Liverpool's Irish teenage goalkeeper praised for performance against Manchester City
Author: 0 Liverpool's Irish teenage goalkeeper praised for performance against Manchester City

Salah, who scored 44 goals for Liverpool in his first season at the club previous year, is pencilled in to make his first preseason appearance in Wednesday's International Champions Cup clash with Manchester City at MetLife Stadium. Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola spoke to reporters last night, and responded when asked what his views are on Liverpool's big spending this summer, as quoted by Goal .

Sports 32 killed as Pakistan votes to elect new government
Author: 0 32 killed as Pakistan votes to elect new government

Among those making the accusations was PML-N leader Nawaz Sharif , who was ousted as prime minister after a Supreme Court verdict in the Panama Papers investigation a year ago. With counting taking place in fits and starts through the night, five parties alleged blatant rigging. A wild card in the election was the unexpected proliferation of candidates - more than 600 in total - from religious parties.

Author: 0 Matteo Darmian can leave Manchester United for suitable bid, says Jose Mourinho

Martial wants to leave United and Mourinho has reluctantly accepted he can be sold - preferably to an overseas club. Hopefully I can get a full pre-season, which I've not had in many years, and I feel fresh and ready to go now'. Harry Maguire is convinced he will move to Old Trafford in the next two weeks, but Manchester United's defenders are reluctant to make way. "This club is always linked to centre-backs, whether it's the club or agents or whoever, because the best (want to) come ...

Sports France's Benjamin Pavard wins World Cup Goal of the Tournament
Author: 0 France's Benjamin Pavard wins World Cup Goal of the Tournament

Pavard's impressive strike was picked ahead of Nigeria forward Ahmed Musa's second goal against Iceland and 16 other sublime goals scored in Russian Federation. He angled his body to unleash a curling, spinning volley through the Argentinian defense and into the top left-hand corner of the goal, leaving 'keeper Franco Armani no chance despite being at full stretch.