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Sports Milner's penalty sets unusual Premier League record
Author: 0 Milner's penalty sets unusual Premier League record

Kompany was establishing a reputation as one of the best defenders in the English game and his performances in the 2010-11 season were crucial in helping City win the Club's first piece of silverware in 35 years. A succession of injuries have, at times, restricted his appearances, but he remains a vital member of the side. He also produced an inspired, goalscoring display in the Carabao Cup final in March as we beat Arsenal 3-0 at Wembley.

Sports Lafferty makes Rangers return from Hearts
Author: 0 Lafferty makes Rangers return from Hearts

Steven Gerrard has admitted that it was a no brainer to sign the 30-year-old striker as the player was desperate to rejoin his former club, six years after leaving them. "I don't think we". He said: "I'm not a huge fan of these plastic pitches and I was really disappointed for Jamie - but I don't want to criticise other people's pitches".

Sports Ashton to face RFU hearing over red card
Author: 0 Ashton to face RFU hearing over red card

Normal Rugby Football Union procedures apply despite the nature of the match, meaning Ashton could face further punishment for his part in the altercation. The winger had worked his way back into Eddie Jones' plans and appeared in a pre-season training camp with the rest of the England squad earlier this month.

Sports Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson confirm R129m duel
Author: 0 Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson confirm R129m duel

Despite the good-natured approach, there is no chance of the duo sharing the purse, with Mickelson saying that the event had to be winner-takes-all. Although he has yet to mark his return with a tournament victory, Woods has impressed with five top-10 finishes on the PGA Tour, including his second at the PGA Championship and sixth at the British Open at Carnoustie.

Sports Urban Meyer, Gene Smith Suspended After Ohio State Investigation
Author: 0 Urban Meyer, Gene Smith Suspended After Ohio State Investigation

A university investigation found that Meyer and Ohio State Athletic director Gene Smith failed to inform the school's compliance department about an active criminal investigation of assistant coach Zach Smith for domestic abuse. "I should have done more and I am sorry for that", Meyer said. Violating that policy allows Meyer to be fired with cause, according to provisions placed in his contract when it was extended in April by two years.

Sports Former Manchester United midfielder 'understands' why fans dislike Mourinho
Author: 0 Former Manchester United midfielder 'understands' why fans dislike Mourinho

Speaking to the press after the Brighton defeat, coach Jose Mourinho said he wasn't sure about the extent of Sanchez's injury. Jose Mourinho has instructed Manchester United's executive vice-chairman, Ed Woodward, to sell French winger Anthony Martial before the European transfer deadline on August 31st according to reports from the Daily Star .

Sports Spurs' Manu Ginobili seriously considering retirement
Author: 0 Spurs' Manu Ginobili seriously considering retirement

Ginobili, 41, has been reportedly working out regularly at the Spurs' facility ahead of training camp but has yet to commit to a return for what would be the 17th National Basketball Association season of his Hall of Fame career. The two-time All-Star has been working out at the Spurs' facility in the offseason but has yet to announce he will be coming back for a 17th season. The three stars played 14 seasons together, finishing with four championships.

Sports Messi & Other La Liga Captains Expected to Object to US Matches
Author: 0 Messi & Other La Liga Captains Expected to Object to US Matches

Messi , 31, has retired from global duty once before after missing a penalty in Argentina's shoot-out defeat by Chile, for the second year running, in the 2016 Copa America final. However, the idea of hosting a regular season match, and what it would mean for fans living in Spain who want to watch their team play, has clearly struck a nerve with Messi and company.

Sports Hazard To Sign New £300,000-A-Week Chelsea Contract On One Condition
Author: 0 Hazard To Sign New £300,000-A-Week Chelsea Contract On One Condition

Hazard, who likes living in London, believes a player of his stature should be playing in the Champions League but Chelsea's failure to qualify for Europe's showpiece tournament in two of the last four seasons have left him frustrated. Real Madrid have been warned by Valencia's director general Mateu Alemany that they must pay Rodrigo Moreno's €120million release clause if they want to sign him.

Sports POCO F1 launched with 6.18-inch display, Snapdragon 845, LiquidCool technology
Author: 0 POCO F1 launched with 6.18-inch display, Snapdragon 845, LiquidCool technology

Consumers wouldn't even mind trading off that extra storage, as it is expandable via a MicroSD card, the premium glass back, which can be a real pain to replace if damaged, and the non-OLED but completely doable LCD display . The Poco F1 is also capable of recognising 206 scenes across 25 categories and implement real-time optimisations to the photo. The Xiaomi Poco F1 price is tipped to be Euro 420 (about Rs.

Sports Thierry Henry Lands His First Job In Management
Author: 0 Thierry Henry Lands His First Job In Management

Henry, who enjoyed a stellar club career with Arsenal and Barcelona, has been working as assistant coach of the Belgian national team. Thierry Henry is in talks with Bordeaux over the vacant coach's role, according to Sky sources. The former Arsenal striker's manager Arsene Wenger, meanwhile, has already given his backing for the 41-year-old to take the role . "Yes, he (Henry) wants to do it, he is intelligent and he has the qualities", Wenger, who is on an extended holiday in Corsica, ...

Sports Larson sees a future of 'Kyle, Kyle and Chris' shows — NASCAR notebook
Author: 0 Larson sees a future of 'Kyle, Kyle and Chris' shows — NASCAR notebook

Kyle Busch's eventful race at Bristol Motor Speedway has finally come to an end. During each of those two sweeps, Busch also won a Truck Series race in Bristol . Busch starts the final stage racing with the leaders. The Bristol night race is typically free from weather concerns. He is seeking his first victory since joining Stewart-Haas Racing.

Sports Brandt Snedeker opens with 59 and closes with victory at Wyndham Championship
Author: 0 Brandt Snedeker opens with 59 and closes with victory at Wyndham Championship

Snedeker was never in danger of missing the Fed Ex Cup playoffs for the first time in his career, but the victory gave him a huge jump on the points list to No.30. "Then on the back nine, which typically is the harder nine here, I finally hit the ball in the fairway off the tee and hit some quality iron shots and had a few holes where I missed some makeable putts".

Sports India crush England by 203 runs in 3rd Test at Trent Bridge
Author: 0 India crush England by 203 runs in 3rd Test at Trent Bridge

James Anderson and Adil Rashid managed to stick around long enough to send it to a fifth day but India need only one wicket to seal the win on Wednesday. The match was a personal triumph for India captain Virat Kohli who made 103 in his side´s second innings 352 for seven declared following his first-innings 97.

Sports Bertens stuns world number one Halep for Cincinnati title
Author: 0 Bertens stuns world number one Halep for Cincinnati title

She is the the first Dutch victor at a singles WTA/ATP hard court tournament since 2006. Halep dominated the first set, pinning Bertens back and unleashing an array of winners with power and precise groundstrokes after breaking in the first game of the match.

Sports Park reclaims No. 1 rank with playoff win in Indy
Author: 0 Park reclaims No. 1 rank with playoff win in Indy

Yin was two-under par for 10 holes, so if she can hold on to the momentum overnight - going back to finish a round is never easy - Yin will keep herself in the mix too. She dropped into a tie after making bogey at the par-4, 17th and got a reprieve when Park's birdie putt for the lead on No. 18 slid just to the right of the hole.

Sports We wanted to make India work hard, says Buttler
Author: 0 We wanted to make India work hard, says Buttler

The fate of the game was pretty much decided as early as the third day when India set England a target of 521. But he insisted reaching a maiden Test hundred against India at Trent Bridge on Tuesday was his "proudest moment in an England shirt" and hopefully the first of many.

Sports Wallabies captain ready for injury return
Author: 0 Wallabies captain ready for injury return

Mo'unga's performances sparked debate in New Zealand as to whether he should replace Barrett for Saturday's match (kickoff 12.05pm SA time) but All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has kept faith with the two-times world player of the year. They are really diligent with it in the environment so you meet with some experienced doctors and I do a lot of diligence around it myself. "We've got to use that to our advantage".

Sports Tyson Fury vs. Francesco Pianeta, Carl Frampton vs
Author: 0 Tyson Fury vs. Francesco Pianeta, Carl Frampton vs

He has great support and so do I. How to watch the Carl Frampton vs Luke Jackson fight on TV? Against Australia's Jackson, the 31-year-old had always been a significant favourite in a fight that essentially served as a celebration of his popularity in his home city, where he may even have fought for the final time.

Sports Pandya rocks England as India takes control
Author: 0 Pandya rocks England as India takes control

While conditions offered a degree of assistance to swing bowlers on Sunday, they could not explain England's latest in a long line of batting collapses. This is turning out to be a good partnership for England . The fifth-wicket stand came after four wickets fell before lunch . However, their job is not over yet.

Sports Manchester City goalkeeper Bravo ruptures Achilles tendon
Author: 0 Manchester City goalkeeper Bravo ruptures Achilles tendon

Claudio Bravo is Manchester City's second-choice goalkeeper. No timescale has yet been put on the 35-year-old's return and he will now travel to Barcelona for specialist assessment later in the week. 20 year old Daniel Grimshaw is the only back up goalkeeper left at City and should Ederson suffer an injury the club will be handed a huge blow. He has since been mostly restricted to domestic cup appearances.

Sports Richie Incognito Arrested At Funeral Home For Threatening Employees
Author: 0 Richie Incognito Arrested At Funeral Home For Threatening Employees

At several points during his contact with staff, Incognito threatened to retrieve guns from his vehicle and return to shoot the employees. Richie Incognito was arrested Monday. TMZ and PFT said Incognito did have weapons in his vehicle, and they were impounded. As of Tuesday morning, Incognito remained in custody, according to multiple reports.

Sports Daniel Murphy Reportedly Claimed Off Waivers
Author: 0 Daniel Murphy Reportedly Claimed Off Waivers

Cardinals infielder Matt Carpenter is clearly excited to have Adams back, as he tweeted that he is going to "bathe" Adams in his salsa . The way the Major League Baseball trade deadline works is that after the initial deadline passes, the revocable waivers system allows teams to still make swaps.

Sports Redskins' running back options: Two legends, one ex-Giant
Author: 0 Redskins' running back options: Two legends, one ex-Giant

Peterson stated that he's back to full health after recovering from a neck injury past year. Washington had previously worked out Jamaal Charles and Orleans Darkwa over the weekend after they lost rookie Derrius Guice to a season-ending torn ACL in the preseason opener.