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Sports Ex-Florida DB Tony Joiner arrested for allegedly murdering his wife
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More than three years following the suspicious death of Heyzel Obando in Fort Myers, a former Haines City and University of Florida football star has been arrested for his wife's murder. Hernandez, who played for the Gators from 2007 to 2009 and went on to star for the NFL's New England Patriots , was convicted of the murder of Odin Lloyd in 2015.

Sports Arsenal are very close to Complete First Summer Signing
Author: 0 Arsenal are very close to Complete First Summer Signing

The 25-year-old is reportedly keen to leave Super League side Dalian Yifang after struggling to settle in China following his shock move from Atletico Madrid in February 2018 but we couldn't meet his asking price during in the winter window.

Sports West Indies quicks rekindle memories of World Cup glory
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Holder had two incorrect decisions reversed, first off Maxwell and then Zampa. And when they defeated England four years later in another Lord's final to retain their title, the West Indies did so with the original "fearsome foursome" of Andy Roberts, Michael Holding, Colin Croft and Joel Garner.

Sports Kevin Durant ruled as questionable for Game 5
Author: 0 Kevin Durant ruled as questionable for Game 5

The team will assess how Durant feels afterward and it's unclear if a final determination will be made on his availability for Game 5 before Monday. With the Warriors down 3-1 in the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors , it's become abundantly clear that Golden State will be in trouble if Kevin Durant can't play in the series .

Sports Blues overcome Chara's miraculous return to push Bruins to brink
Author: 0 Blues overcome Chara's miraculous return to push Bruins to brink

Just two years before that, the Pittsburgh Penguins achieved that against the Detroit Red Wings - it is possible to win it this way. The Bruins are in must-win mode as they trail the St. "I'm a fan of the game", Cassidy said, according to ESPN's Greg Wyshynski . Tarasenko, 27, doesn't talk much on the phone this time of year aside from family, but it's a good thing he made an exception for the Hall of Fame defenseman.

Sports Dominic Thiem can go toe-to-toe with champion Rafael Nadal
Author: 0 Dominic Thiem can go toe-to-toe with champion Rafael Nadal

Thiem put up a touch of a fight early on, even claiming a rare set from Nadal, but in the end, he learned again what the rest of the world has long known: there's no tougher challenge in all of sports than trying to defeat Nadal at Roland Garros .

Sports Rafael Nadal enters special Grand Slam
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal enters special Grand Slam "Group 33" with Federer and Rosewall

No. 4-seeded Dominic Thiem advanced to the French Open's final round with a nail-biting 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 victory over top-seeded Novak Djokovic on Saturday. "I guess they know tennis better". The most recent one came at the Australian Open a year ago when he became only the third player in Grand Slam title match after turning 36, following Rosewall and Anderson.

Sports French Open 2019: Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies win doubles
Author: 0 French Open 2019: Kevin Krawietz and Andreas Mies win doubles

Organisers said the semi-final would not resume until 1300 GMT (15:00) at the earliest, which was the original scheduled time for the women's final between Ashleigh Barty and Marketa Vondrousova . A week after having to make way for Serena Williams in the main press conference room, the Austrian demonstrated his prowess on this surface by reaching his second successive final with an epic win over Novak Djokovic.

Sports Manchester United confirm signing of Daniel James
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Manchester United have agreed a deal to sign winger Daniel James from Swansea . The Wales worldwide will become Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first signing as manager , with United expected to pay £15million up front and a further £3m due in add-ons.

Sports Chelsea appeal FIFA transfer ban to CAS
Author: 0 Chelsea appeal FIFA transfer ban to CAS

The transfer ban prevents Chelsea from signing players in the close season and in the January transfer window in 2020 and CAS said it had registered the club's appeal, which could be considered just by written submissions. CAS confirmed the appeal in a statement released on Friday. The Blues have already secured the services of Christian Pulisic having registered the United States of America international's move from Borussia Dortmund in January while there is a belief in west London ...

Sports MS Dhoni told to remove army logo from wicketkeeping gloves
Author: 0 MS Dhoni told to remove army logo from wicketkeeping gloves

Fans, media, and politicians who want BCCI to escalate this debate further or "boycott" the tournament, must understand that they are putting unnecessary pressure on Dhoni and this can an adverse effect on the entire team as Dhoni is the senior most cricketer in the team and a role model to many of his teammates.

Sports RBC Canadian Open preview
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Open in 1901 and then became the only player to win three in a row starting in 1903. The world No. 6 is looking to erase memories of a missed cut last week at The Memorial, where he shot 71-80 in his first start since missing the PGA Championship .

Sports Belmont Stakes Results, Payouts: Sir Winston Upsets Tacitus, War of Will
Author: 0 Belmont Stakes Results, Payouts: Sir Winston Upsets Tacitus, War of Will

Sir Winston (7), with jockey Joel Rosario up, crosses the finish line ahead of Tacitus (10), with jockey Jose Ortiz up, to win the 151st running of the Belmont Stakes horse race, Saturday, June 8, 2019, in Elmont, N.Y. The victory was the third in 10 career starts for Sir Winston . War of Will, the victor of the Preakness Stakes in Baltimore last month, faded as the race went on and finished ninth in the 10-horse contest on Saturday.

Sports Rory McIlroy in contention after first round of Canadian Open
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy in contention after first round of Canadian Open

Starting at the 10th, McIlroy was two under par at the turn after birdies at 10, 14, 17 and a drop shot at the 12th. Bradley took a while to warm up, opening with six straight pars before exploding with six birdies in seven holes form the seventh through the 13th.

Sports Vettel fastest in final Canadian GP practice
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Canadian Lance Stroll had a miserable day. "Also the auto feels not yet the way I want it, so we have some - I wouldn't say tricks up our sleeve - but some stuff we want to try and get a read on, so we'll see". "I think credit to Ferrari, they had the fastest vehicle and Sebastian had a stunning lap to be on pole", he said. "You know what, the feeling in the vehicle when it just keeps coming and the feeling - it felt so good".

Sports World Cup Head To Head Match Stats
Author: 0 World Cup Head To Head Match Stats

Though India comfortably beat South Africa in their first match of the ICC world Cup 2019 on Wednesday, Border said it was not a convincing performance. "You can not rely on the individuals, and that was very impressive from India to see significant partnerships from a few players". However, the clouds closed in and seamer Jasprit Bumrah (2-35) found prodigious movement in both directions to remove openers Hashim Amla (6) and Quinton de Kock (10) inside the first six overs.

Sports Bangladesh will not be underestimated, says Morgan
Author: 0 Bangladesh will not be underestimated, says Morgan

Shakib completed his eighth ODI hundred, and first against England , from 95 balls but when he was yorked by Stokes in the 40th over, any faint hopes Bangladesh had of victory were extinguished, Stokes and Archer subsequently dispatching the lower order.

Sports Blue, white and red Paris celebrates women's World Cup kick off
Author: 0 Blue, white and red Paris celebrates women's World Cup kick off

After the gala opening match in Paris on Friday night which saw host France emerge victorious, the group stage of soccer's most prestigious tournament goes into full swing with three matches on Saturday. They are bidding to lift the trophy for the third time after previous triumphs in 2003 and in 2007. Who's going to win it? Later on Saturday, in the same group, Spain take on South Africa in the northern port of Le Havre at 1600 GMT, with the Banyana Banyana hoping to make a big ...

Sports New Zealand vs Bangladesh Head to head
Author: 0 New Zealand vs Bangladesh Head to head

If you can't get early wickets especially. When you get closer to the knockout phases, that is going to bring greater pressure and no-one is going to go gung-ho from ball one. New Zealand played 80 matches, out of which they won 49 and lost 30 with one NR while Bangladesh played 33, won 12 and lost 20 with one NR. We're into the guts of the World Cup now .

Sports Ash Barty Is Heading To Her 1st Grand Slam Final Tomorrow
Author: 0 Ash Barty Is Heading To Her 1st Grand Slam Final Tomorrow

Now, the teen stands to be the first Czech player since Ivan Lendl in 1987 to potentially win the cup - so, like Johanna Konta , she has the weight of a nation on her shoulders, while Barty has things only to prove to herself. "She's top 10 now and she's playing awesome tennis. It was a gradual progression for me, during those two years, to want to come back to the sport I had played and loved since I was five years old".

Sports Chelsea confirm deal for Hazard to join Real Madrid
Author: 0 Chelsea confirm deal for Hazard to join Real Madrid

The Spanish club hadn't made any blockbuster signings in years and was yet to bring in a top player to try to replace Cristiano Ronaldo after the Portugal forward left to join Juventus last season. "He can then become the player we expect him to be and he'll be key for Chelsea and England once he's back fit". The 28-year-old joined Chelsea from Lille in 2012 for £32 million and won the Europa League in his first season.

Sports Pakistan v Sri Lanka
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It was a blow to Pakistan's bid to reach the semi-finals and Sarfaraz said: "As a team we really wanted to play this match, especially after gaining momentum with the win against England". Pakistan would look to clinch early wickets as they are aware of Sri Lanka's brittle batting line-up while Sri Lanka would expect its bowlers to shine in front of a rather strong opponent.

Sports Celtics boss Danny Ainge back at work after ‘mild’ heart attack
Author: 0 Celtics boss Danny Ainge back at work after ‘mild’ heart attack

It was a disappointing campaign for Boston this past season, fraught with team chemistry issues and culminating with them getting knocked out of the playoffs in the second round. "We had a lot of reasons why the team didn't succeed this year". "We know that he's going to work to become the best that he can be and that he's going to learn from it".

Sports Federer 'surprised' by schedule of French Open women's semis
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Amanda Anisimova , a 17-year-old rising tennis star, has just shot to fame after defeating Simona Halep , who is now ranked as the number three player (formerly number one ) easily in just two sets, which lasted a little over an hour at the French Open .

Sports Officiating gaffes continue to plague Stanley Cup playoffs
Author: 0 Officiating gaffes continue to plague Stanley Cup playoffs

From last place in the league to the brink of their first Stanley Cup championship, the St. Louis Blues need one more win to complete their improbable journey. But they most certainly can stop making superfluous passes in the offensive zone in an effort to create an oil painting with nearly every scoring opportunity.

Sports Braves reach a one-year deal with Dallas Keuchel
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It was that way, as well, in April and May, but it took until nearly a week into June before Keuchel and the Braves finally joined forces, with the 31-year-old veteran reportedly agreeing to a contract Thursday evening. The Yankees and Cardinals were also rumored to be serious suitors for the 2015 American League Cy Young victor, who had remained unsigned since entering free agency last fall.

Sports Mastercard dumps Brazil soccer star Neymar over rape claims
Author: 0 Mastercard dumps Brazil soccer star Neymar over rape claims

Nike Inc is "very concerned" about a rape accusation against Brazilian soccer star Neymar , the world's largest sportswear maker said on Thursday, raising questions about its sponsorship of one of the sport's most famous players. "There is no logic, there is no sense". She denied that during her TV appearances, saying "I wouldn't expose myself this way to take money from Neymar ".