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Sports Rangers' Diekman gets cart ride to new team
Author: 0 Rangers' Diekman gets cart ride to new team

To acquire Diekman, the Diamondbacks gave up 24-year-old right-hander Wei-Chieh Huang , Robert Murray of The Athletic tweets . Huang, rated the Diamondbacks' 22nd-best prospect in midseason MLB.com rankings, was selected to the World Team roster for the 2015 All-Star Futures Game, pitching in that year's game at Great American Ball Park.

Sports Tour triumph timely in Thomas' contract talks
Author: 0 Tour triumph timely in Thomas' contract talks

Team Sky rider Thomas said a Welsh leg of the Tour would be "amazing". "Thomas's Tour de France win has certainly bought his team a huge amount of much-needed goodwill", it said. Thomas, 32, wearing the yellow jersey of the overall leader crossed the line arm-in-arm with teammate Chris Froome, last year's victor. Sky has an estimated budget of $40 million, about double that of Tom Dumoulin's Sunweb team.

Author: 0 New Signing's Performance Branded 'Terrible' by Arsenal Fans After Pre-Season Friendly

But the former Real Madrid striker's tame effort was easily saved by Petr Cech , who only had to move two yards to his right. Hudson-Odoi maintained his impressive pre-season form throughout the first half, slotting Morata through on goal less than 10 minutes after the penalty miss, with the Spaniard once again being denied by Cech down low.

Sports DeChambeau apologises for behaviour at European Open
Author: 0 DeChambeau apologises for behaviour at European Open

I'm absolutely over the moon . What a massive step forwards for him, as he won €333,334, whilst the total prize fund for the Challenge Tour event was just '€210,000. He did the former, rolling in a final birdie on the par-five 18th - a relative surprise given his putter hadn't been the strongest part of his game during the final round.

Sports Liverpool's Alisson Becker to make debut against Napoli
Author: 0 Liverpool's Alisson Becker to make debut against Napoli

We will see who can start against Napoli. It will be a mix-up. Roma's Dutch worldwide Kevin Strootman showed his frustration in losing goalkeeper Alisson to Liverpool , complaining to Reds midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum on Instagram.

Sports Tyson Fury begins talks with Deontay Wilder over December fight in US
Author: 0 Tyson Fury begins talks with Deontay Wilder over December fight in US

The Manchester boxer returned to the ring in June for the first time since becoming world heavyweight champion back in November 2015 with a dominant victory over Sefer Seferi . "The way Tyson is looking in the gym, he's lost another couple of stone, he's very focused". "If I didn't think he was ready I wouldn't put him forward", said Warren.

Author: 0 Ohio State's Meyer put on leave, investigation opened

In Meyer's absence, Ryan Day will assume head coaching duties for the Buckeyes. Powell Police investigated a domestic violence incident involving Smith in 2015, but no one was charged. This, despite the fact that the Ohio State coach denied knowing anything about it at Big Ten Media Days last week. " 'In 2015 I came forward with it, ' Smith said".

Sports Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri 'not happy' over Willian situation
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri 'not happy' over Willian situation

The player's future at the club was thrown into doubt when he failed to report for pre-season training when he was scheduled to. Chelsea were beaten on penalties by Arsenal in Dublin on Wednesday night following a 1-1 draw after 90 minutes, but Sarri admitted afterwards that he's not pleased with Willian .

Sports LeBron James: Opening school to be one of greatest moments in life
Author: 0 LeBron James: Opening school to be one of greatest moments in life

The I Promise School has a longer school day and longer school year. The bond between the two is strong enough to withstand any basketball error by Smith that left the four-time MVP scratching his head. After adding James, the Lakers - who went 35-47 last season under coach Luke Walton - took the motley crew approach by signing Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Rajon Rondo , Lance Stephenson , Michael Beasley , and JaVale McGee .

Sports Jets sign first-round pick QB Darnold
Author: 0 Jets sign first-round pick QB Darnold

The Jets signed Darnold to a four-year, $30.25 million deal, ending the rookie quarterback's contract holdout. While the offset clause remains an issue, the major sticking point, as I understand it, is default language pertaining to guaranteed money.

Sports Barcelona defender completes move to Everton
Author: 0 Barcelona defender completes move to Everton

The French left-back was linked with a move away from Barcelona in the past few weeks. Anyway, Digne has called Everton a "big club" with "great history" ahead of donning the blue shirt in the new season. Could it just be a coincidence that Liverpool's club slogan is "You'll Never Walk Alone"? You can bet that Liverpool fans will remind Digne of his tattoo when Liverpool meet Everton at Anfield on December 1.

Sports Urban Meyer placed on administrative leave
Author: 0 Urban Meyer placed on administrative leave

Urban Meyer brought Smith, the grandson of late Buckeyes coach Earle Bruce, to Ohio State in 2012. Zach Smith was sacked last week after an OH court granted a domestic violence protective order to Courtney Smith . When it turned into six hours of silence from Ohio State since Brett McMurphy broke the news Wednesday morning, that's when it really started to hit me that there was a legitimate chance Meyer would be fired later in the day.

Sports England vs India: India's Playing XI for the first Test
Author: 0 England vs India: India's Playing XI for the first Test

Only Cook fell in the first session, his front-foot defence defeated by a flawless off-break from Ashwin - repaying his introduction in only the seventh over, despite being India's sole spinner here, with telling drift from round the wicket before the ball turned and dislodged the off-bail.

Sports Jose Mourinho sent message by Andreas Pereira ahead of new season
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho sent message by Andreas Pereira ahead of new season

Ander Herrera made it 2-0 less than 10 minutes later as the Spanish midfielder lashed home a left-footed effort from a Sanchez knock down to put United in control midway through the first half. Mourinho also revealed that Romelu Lukaku , Marcus Rashford and Phil Jones are all cutting short their post-World Cup holidays by three days to return to pre-season training.

Author: 0 Arsenal vs Chelsea: Iwobi's penalty gives Gunners victory

Here are the highlights as the match went to penalties and the Gunners survived a tense shootout to secure the win. After five flawless spot-kicks apiece, Cech guessed right and pushed away a tame strike from Ruben Loftus-Cheek, allowing Alex Iwobi to step up to ensure Arsenal's ICC campaign ends on a high.

Sports Transfer: Bayern Munich manager takes decision on Lewandowski's future
Author: 0 Transfer: Bayern Munich manager takes decision on Lewandowski's future

No deal so far has had the wow factor but Polish centre-forward Lewandowski definitely does. Lewandowski has scored 151 goals from 195 appearances in all competitions. Naturally, one thing is what he wants, the other is what we want. "We certainly don't want to let him go". "We are the ones who decide and Robert has a contract here, although I don't know when it expires".

Sports Kyle Edmund next for battling Andy Murray
Author: 0 Kyle Edmund next for battling Andy Murray

While serving at 5-5 30-30 in the third set, the American was all set to unleash an easy volley and take the set into tie-breaker. He won on his seventh, though, then let out a lengthy yell. In the matches that were completed, Noah Rubin defeated Mikhail Youzhny 6-4 6-4, Tim Smyczek beat Ricardas Berankis 7-6 (7-4) 6-2, Malek Jaziri saw off Evgeny Donskoy 6-4 6-1, Hubert Hurkacz was too good for Ilya Ivashka 6-4 6-3, while Marius Copil downed Mirza Basic 7-6 (11-9) 6-4.

Sports Two Graceful Left-Handers Meet After One Equals World Record
Author: 0 Two Graceful Left-Handers Meet After One Equals World Record

Her half-century is also the quickest in the League. The left-hand cricketer from India enrolled her name in the cricket book in a six-over game of KIA . In the game against Loughborough Lightning that was reduced to 6 overs-a-side, Mandhana scored 52 in just 19 balls with five fours and four sixes.

Sports Gran Turismo Sport Update 1.23 Is Out Now; Here's What It Does
Author: 0 Gran Turismo Sport Update 1.23 Is Out Now; Here's What It Does

Inspired by what appears to be the lush greenery of France, the Circuit de Sante-Croix characterizes itself as a long 9.4 km circuit that interchanges 90-degree corners with several high speed sections. Lightweight K Cup (Beginner League): This is a race for compact cars available only in Japan, powered by 660-cc displacement engines. Furthermore, additional Scapes spots have been added to the "Tokyo Outer Ring Road, Chiba" collection.

Author: 0 Bale can fill Ronaldo void, says Real coach Lopetegui

To say that Karim Benzema has struggled last season for Real Madrid would be an absolute understatement. However, Lopetegui's arrival, coupled with the departure of talismanic striker Cristiano Ronaldo , has given the 29-year-old a fresh lease of life at the club.

Sports Ohio State fires wide receivers coach Zach Smith
Author: 0 Ohio State fires wide receivers coach Zach Smith

Smith, a grandson of former Ohio State head coach Earle Bruce, coached wide receivers and served as the recruiting coordinator for the Buckeyes. No charges were filed in that incident. The head coach did not elaborate when asked if the media reports of Smith's past influenced the decision. I try not to operate, especially when you're talking about personnel and people, making things because it became public.

Sports Man United hopeful of making one more signing, says Mourinho
Author: 0 Man United hopeful of making one more signing, says Mourinho

Karim Benzema pulled a goal back before half time but Man United held out to win their first game of the tour ahead of returning to Manchester. The former Chelsea and Real Madrid manager had a bit of a swipe at the management after the 4-1 loss to Liverpool in the International Champions Cup.

Sports Chelsea Jump Ahead Of Liverpool In Transfer Race For Borussia Dortmund Star
Author: 0 Chelsea Jump Ahead Of Liverpool In Transfer Race For Borussia Dortmund Star

Chelsea are understood to have jumped ahead of Liverpool in the queue for the 19-year-old American as Maurizio Sarri looks to strengthen his squad before the start of the season. "But if I was going to go, I'd go to Liverpool". He knows Klopp, Klopp knows him, he'd be fantastic to come in and out for (Sadio) Mane and (Mohamed) Salah.

Author: 0 Urban Meyer reportedly knew about abusive OSU assistant

Further texts between Courtney and Lindsey Voltolini - the wife of Brian Voltolini, Ohio State's director of football operations and a longtime member of Meyer's staff - show Meyer spoke to Smith about the 2015 incident. Meyer is heading into his seventh season at Ohio State , with a record of 73-8, a national title and two Big Ten Conference championships. Smith was sacked last month after being charged with criminal trespassing in relation to dropping his children off at his ex-wife's ...

Author: 0 Ohio State's Urban Meyer put on leave, investigation opened

Smith was sacked as Ohio State's wide receivers coach on Monday, July 23, after the allegations of domestic abuse surfaced. "Shelly said she was going to have to tell Urban", Courtney claimed according to McMurphy . Courtney opened up about the reported domestic violence. When she told her parents and Zach's parents about the abuse, Courtney said they discouraged her from contacting the police.

Author: 0 OSU's Urban Meyer knew of assistant's domestic abuse allegations in 2015

According to Ohio State's sexual misconduct policy, employees who supervise faculty, staff or students are required to report accusations of domestic violence. McMurphy was on with Bull and Fox this afternoon and says he has seen hundreds of text messages, but only went public with several photos. It is important to note, too, this is an Ohio State matter, not an NCAA one.

Sports Everton 'to discuss new Jordan Pickford deal'
Author: 0 Everton 'to discuss new Jordan Pickford deal'

The 35-year-old, who is understudy to England worldwide Jordan Pickford at Goodison Park, is now tied to the Toffees until the end of June 2020. Everton will reward the 24-year-old with improved terms after an impressive first season, which continued with his eye-catching performances at the World Cup.

Sports Root quickest to 6,000 Test runs in terms of time
Author: 0 Root quickest to 6,000 Test runs in terms of time

Virat Kohli chose three pace bowlers and one spinner in R. Ashwin, while omitting Cheteshwar Pujara for K.L. Rahul at one-drop. This series has been framed by many as a tussle between Root and Virat Kohli - the two captains, two of the best batsmen in the world going head to head, each with their own personal battles to overcome.