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Sports Jose Mourinho: I always put my club first
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: I always put my club first

United were not so fortunate early in the second half and soon found themselves in deep trouble - Kane beating David De Gea with a looping header four minutes after the restart, before Lucas swiftly made it 2-0 when turning in Christian Eriksen's cut-back.

Sports New Serena Williams ad is absolutely deadly
Author: 0 New Serena Williams ad is absolutely deadly

However, in a recent interview, French Tennis Federation (FTF) president Bernard Giudicelli announced that in the future, such outfits will no longer be allowed at Roland Garros , claiming that they will "no longer be accepted", and that players "must respect the game and the place".

Sports Alejandro Valverde turns back clock to claim second stage of Vuelta
Author: 0 Alejandro Valverde turns back clock to claim second stage of Vuelta

We've been here since last Wednesday; eating, resting and training while the rest of our hotel's all-you-can-eat clientele have been wandering around in their swimwear and wristbands, helping themselves to the free bar. By then, Richie (Porte ) had punctured twice and both he and Rohan were out the back in a big group and losing time hand-over-fist, leaving myself, Brent Bookwalter and Demma (Alessandro De Marchi) up front.

Sports Top seed Simona Halep loses in first round of U.S. Open
Author: 0 Top seed Simona Halep loses in first round of U.S. Open

The Billie Jean King National Tennis Center's newest stadium received a proper christening Monday afternoon at the U.S. Open when world No. 1 Simona Halep made history. Early in the second set, on the way to falling behind by two breaks at 3-0, Halep slammed her racket twice, drawing a warning for a code violation from the chair umpire.

Sports What Tiger Woods said after final-round 70 at The Northern Trust
Author: 0 What Tiger Woods said after final-round 70 at The Northern Trust

It's about trying to recover and be ready for the next day, but also, I need to take the off days and really train and really make sure that my body is good and strong, because, you know, it is attrition out here when you get into not just weeks but big events, number of weeks consecutively.

Sports Patriots cut WR Kenny Britt, deny interest in Dez Bryant
Author: 0 Patriots cut WR Kenny Britt, deny interest in Dez Bryant

Brady's mood in recent days has been very upbeat and positive, perhaps a nod to having Guerrero around, and not having to head to a different part of the building for his deep-tissue massages or whatever work needed to be done. Guerrero was not allowed on the team plane when he had his privileges changed during the season previous year. But Guerrero won't be on the sideline .

Sports Belgian Grand Prix crash reignites debate about Formula One's halo
Author: 0 Belgian Grand Prix crash reignites debate about Formula One's halo

Analysing the crash for Sky F1, Davidson told viewers: "We all have to say and admit in a way that the halo did its job today and we now have to appreciate the reason why it's on the vehicle". FIA race director Charlie Whiting told Autosport: "What is clear is the significant tyre marks on both the chassis and the Halo". "It would be a little bit speculative but you can see that it doesn't take much imagination to think that the tyre marks could have actually been on Charles's head".

Sports Catsuit worn by Serena Williams' banned by French tournament officials
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Others connected Giudicelli's comments to the policing of black bodies, sexism in tennis and unfair discussions of Williams's appearance that have existed since she turned pro. "I'm always living in a fantasy world". The picture showed Serena flexing as she and Olympia took a break from their stroll in a narrow alley in NY.

Sports Dedicate Nottingham win to Kerala flood victims
Author: 0 Dedicate Nottingham win to Kerala flood victims

Overseas wins are always special but this has to count among India's more memorable ones. The tweet read as, "Indian cricket team has dedicated their Trent Bridge test victory to the flood victims of Kerala". Kohli led team India defeated the hosts by 203 runs to bounce back from 2 bitter defeats in the first 2 Tests against England. Kohli scored 97 runs in the first innings, but converted that to a well-played 103 runs in the second innings as the visitors stayed alive in the series .

Sports Vettel drove past me like I wasn't there - Hamilton
Author: 0 Vettel drove past me like I wasn't there - Hamilton

Asked if he was implying his rivals were cheating, Hamilton said: 'I don't know what is on their auto, so I can't tell you either way'. " Ferrari were favourites today", said Lewis Hamilton after taking his Mercedes to a resounding pole position around a wet Spa, "and will be favourites tomorrow".

Sports Zverev ready for 'tough' Grand Slam path, Latest Tennis News
Author: 0 Zverev ready for 'tough' Grand Slam path, Latest Tennis News

One of the most unexpected and important surprises in tennis history. This year the men's field features a full complement of the world's top-ranked players and seven former US Open champions. 'So I think we are all happier that he's higher ranked so we don't have to face him already in the first round, like Stan [Wawrinka] is playing [Grigor] Dimitrov back to back.

Sports Aston Villa confirm arrival of Yannick Bolasie on loan from Everton
Author: 0 Aston Villa confirm arrival of Yannick Bolasie on loan from Everton

DR Congo global Bolasie had become peripheral at Everton under Marco Silva , and Steve Bruce's men have taken advantage of the Championships' prolonged loan window to sign a man who was an FA Cup finalist with Crystal Palace in 2015. Bolasie, 29, joined Everton from Crystal Palace in August 2016 but sustained anterior cruciate ligament damage in a league match against Manchester United four months later.

Sports Abramovich looking to sell Chelsea
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According to a club source familiar with the situation, Abramovich has no plans to sell the London club and nothing has changed in that regard. Sources pointed out that the Sunday Times has claimed that Abramovich rejected an offer for a minority stake from an American private equity firm called Silver Lake Partners.

Sports Golfer Gavin up there with big guns in Czech Masters
Author: 0 Golfer Gavin up there with big guns in Czech Masters

Daly, the 1991 US PGA victor and 1995 British Open champion, shares the lead - and the course record - with 2015 Czech Masters champion Thomas Pieters of Belgium, England's Callum Tarren and Malaysian Gavin Green. "I had a couple of really good holes, good birdies and made some putts but I had a couple of bad decisions that led to a double". A group of five are a stroke further back while the likes of Padraig Harrington, Lee Westwood and another man with designs on joining Team Europe at ...

Sports Liverpool vs Brighton, Premier League
Author: 0 Liverpool vs Brighton, Premier League

A busy day for the two favourites in the race to be Premier League champions this season has seen the odds on both Manchester City and Liverpool landing the title shift somewhat. Let us know your thoughts in the comments section - we want to hear from you. The goalkeeper made it three clean sheets in as many Premier League games for his new club as the Reds beat Brighton and Hove Albion 1-0 at Anfield on Saturday.

Sports Vettel denies Hamilton a third consecutive victory in Belgium
Author: 0 Vettel denies Hamilton a third consecutive victory in Belgium

It was a very good day for Hamilton's teammate Valtteri Bottas , as he finished fourth after having started back of the grid. Taking advantage of the drying track, surprised Frenchman Romain Grosjean put his Haas in fifth place behind the Force India pair.

Sports Force India will get to keep prize money
Author: 0 Force India will get to keep prize money

The team will be competing in the remainder of the 2018 F1 season as an all-new entry, which means it has been stripped of all of all 59 Constructors' championship points it has earned so far this season. You look at us and we're exactly the same. Exceed that allocation and the driver of the vehicle starts incurring grid penalties, so it would be an obvious advantage for Force India to start from zero in Spa.

Sports Spanish LaLiga Report: Real Valladolid v FC Barcelona 25 August 2018
Author: 0 Spanish LaLiga Report: Real Valladolid v FC Barcelona 25 August 2018

Tebas later posted on Twitter: "The state of the pitch at the Jose Zorrilla didn't meet the minimum criteria required for a COMPETITION like La Liga, obviously disciplinary proceedings will be carried out to deal with those responsible". You can't play on that. 'We were very involved the first 30 minutes, we knew how to suffer, be strong and endure situations of danger to grow and surpass us, making good football and looking for a point that finally did not come and maybe we deserved, ' he ...

Sports Meyer apologizes to Courtney Smith
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In a press conference Wednesday, the university announced Meyer's suspension without pay through September 2, as well as for the first three games of the season. "I fully intend to use my voice more effectively to be a part of the solution". Meyer faced criticism after the news conference for failing to directly address Courtney Smith , who went public with claims she had told Meyer's wife her ex-husband, Zach, had shoved her against a wall and put his hands around her neck in 2015.

Sports Jemele Hill to Leave ESPN in September With Buyout
Author: 0 Jemele Hill to Leave ESPN in September With Buyout

Hill, contacted via text message, referred an inquiry to her manager, Evan Dick, who could not be reached for immediate comment. Last month, while speaking at OzyFest in NY, she said that she planned to move on from the sports network at the end of that deal, but hinted that the end could come sooner.

Sports Marco Silva backs Gylfi Sigurdsson to hit top form for Everton
Author: 0 Marco Silva backs Gylfi Sigurdsson to hit top form for Everton

The Toffees fans were frustrated by their side's lack of attacking ambition last season under Sam Allardyce , but Silva has certainly addressed this issue over the summer. Everton have looked much more risky on the front foot, with Cenk Tosun, Gylfi Sigurdsson and Richarlison also playing their part this season.

Sports Why is Serena Williams banned from wearing black catsuit at French Open?
Author: 0 Why is Serena Williams banned from wearing black catsuit at French Open?

French sporting elites don't appreciate Serena Williams' fashion sense. The 36-year-old American gave birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia on 1 September, then dealt with serious complications related to a pulmonary embolism. Nike - the brand that designed Williams's catsuit - also tweeted its support of the tennis champion. "I would be very happy for Serena to break that record, especially as she is making a comeback after having a child".

Sports NBA Considering Shot Clock Rule Change
Author: 0 NBA Considering Shot Clock Rule Change

For starters, this is something that already exists - and works well - in both the WNBA and FIBA rulebooks. The second reason is obvious. Picture fewer of those moments where a point guard dribbles aimlessly at the top of the key while eyeing the shot clock as the defence anxiously waits for something - anything - to happen.

Sports Lahiri and Tiger shoot even par, lie 60th at Northern Trust
Author: 0 Lahiri and Tiger shoot even par, lie 60th at Northern Trust

Although Woods may not be enjoying the same level of success as he once did, there have been signs of the old Tiger during the last two majors to suggest Mickelson is now considered the outsider at this early stage. "I think if I can get to double digits [under par], that would be nice", he said. In many ways, what Mickelson did Friday encapsulates his career: so much good and then the agonizingly bad.

Sports Besiktas tease signing of Liverpool's Karius
Author: 0 Besiktas tease signing of Liverpool's Karius

Karius will initially join Besiktas on a two-year loan deal for a £2.25m fee, with the Turkish club obligated to make the move permanent for a further £7.25m in 2020 if certain criteria such as appearance targets and European qualification are met.

Sports Man City held at Wolves, Arsenal off the mark under Emery
Author: 0 Man City held at Wolves, Arsenal off the mark under Emery

City deserved to win, but on the other side, it's a match they could have lost with some of the chances Wolves wasted. Despite Manchester City starting the season in sublime form their manager Pep Guardiola has rather ominously warned his sides rivals that his team are still not fully fit.

Sports Nick Young Arrested for Obstruction of Justice
Author: 0 Nick Young Arrested for Obstruction of Justice

National Basketball Association star Nick Young was arrested Friday night after refusing to cooperate with police during a routine traffic stop. Video of the incident shows Swaggy P against a wall where he was handcuffed and taken into custody.

Sports Ronaldo fails to score in Juventus comfortable 2-0 win over Lazio
Author: 0 Ronaldo fails to score in Juventus comfortable 2-0 win over Lazio

Miralem Pjanic and Mario Mandzukic struck in a routine victory for Juventus , and the latter pounced on an incredible miss from Ronaldo to get his goal. Bernardeschi had another effort blocked and Ronaldo was denied before the interval when Thomas Strakosha saved his low shot. The Bosnia-Herzegovina worldwide pounced on a loose clearance and controlled a wonderful half-volley from the edge of the area, firing it low into the bottom corner.

Sports Muric recalled by Man City to cover Bravo injury
Author: 0 Muric recalled by Man City to cover Bravo injury

City were forced to cancel Muric's loan after just one game due to an Achilles injury suffered by second choice keeper Claudio Bravo. Muric, 19, kept a clean sheet in his Eredivisie debut against De Graafschap at the weekend, a 3-0 victory for the City Football Group partner club, and a year of development in the Dutch top-flight will undoubtedly improve him as a player.