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Sports Stanley offers his side: Everyone on the tee had yelled 'fore'
Author: 0 Stanley offers his side: Everyone on the tee had yelled 'fore'

MacIntyre criticized Stanley for his inaction. The Oban native claimed Stanley hit a steward in the shin with an errant shot on the 14th, and then did nothing to raise the alarm when his shot missed the fairway on 17 and hit the mother of MacIntyre's caddie, Greg Milne.

Sports Lowry set to battle elements and chasing pack at Portrush
Author: 0 Lowry set to battle elements and chasing pack at Portrush

Overnight leader Holmes was first into the clubhouse at eight under after a 68, with five birdies and two bogeys. While his record fizzled some after Oakmont, with seven missed cuts in 10 majors at one stage, he's four years older with a marriage and a 2-year-old daughter, thus relieved of some of the bad want that can ruin Sundays.

Sports Unai Emery determined to bring in primary targets
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Emery are said to have just £45m to spend this summer and are on the verge of signing £30m-rated William Saliba , with the defender set to return on loan to Saint-Etienne for next season. "We are waiting. We have very good players". 'I remember we were winning a lot of things, our team was really strong and there were big names around, but the mentality of the group, the guys around, the staff, was so great, ' he said.

Sports Dennis disappears during race, Yates wins
Author: 0 Dennis disappears during race, Yates wins

After being taken to the finish in the vehicle of a team masseur, he spent an hour or so on the Bahrain-Merida bus before leaving with his agent and the team's media officer on either side without offering comment. We are also disappointed. "It was his decision today to stop at the feed zone". We tried to speak to him. In 116 years of racing at the Tour de France, riders have done all sorts of weird things, from jumping on trains to fighting with fans at mountain stops.

Sports Saint-Etienne Chairman Confirms William Saliba 'On Track' for Arsenal Transfer
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The young St-Étienne centre-back William Saliba has made a decision to join Arsenal despite a late attempt by Tottenham to sign the France Under-20 worldwide. He also wants Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha, Celtic's Kieran Tierney and a new centre back with head of football Raul Sanllehi leaving America, where Arsenal are now on tour, as the club try to step up their transfer business.

Sports A legend like MS Dhoni knows when to retire: MSK Prasad
Author: 0 A legend like MS Dhoni knows when to retire: MSK Prasad

With Dhoni pulling out of the tour, Rishabh Pant is expected to be first wicketkeeper in all three formats while Wriddhiman Saha will be Pant's understudy in the Tests. A legendary cricketer like Dhoni, he knows when to retire. Since the end of the World Cup where India lost in the semi-finals to New Zealand, talks have been rife about Dhoni's retirement.

Sports Gareth Bale's agent calls Zinedine Zidane a 'disgrace' for demanding his transfer
Author: 0 Gareth Bale's agent calls Zinedine Zidane a 'disgrace' for demanding his transfer

However, his future at the Bernabeu has been the source of plenty of speculation in recent times , with the likes of Manchester United , Tottenham , Bayern and Inter Milan among the clubs having been linked with his services. "We have to change", Zidane added. I'm happy to be flying the flag for Japan at Real Madrid , but I've only played one game and have to keep going.

Sports Sproles returns to Eagles with 1-year deal
Author: 0 Sproles returns to Eagles with 1-year deal

Sproles was supposed to retire after the 2017 season but spent a good portion of the year on injured reserve with a torn ACL and didn't want his distinguished career to end on that note. "We are excited to bring Darren back", the team said in a statement. He missed 10 games last season with a hamstring injury but returned to the field for the Eagles for the final five weeks of the regular season and tallied 110 yards on 24 rushing attempts, adding 11 receptions for 138 yards.

Sports 'They'll be less of a threat' - Springboks coach taunts Folau-less Wallabies
Author: 0 'They'll be less of a threat' - Springboks coach taunts Folau-less Wallabies

There are two uncapped players in the side as Rynhardt Elstadt and Herschel Jantjies and they will plan to highlight while Lizo Gqoboka will seek after his first taste of worldwide action. "If there's one thing I know as an immigrant kid being brought up in Australia , when we are under the pump, when we're down, or we're underdogs we pull together across the board".

Sports Former United player wants Pogba to make his own decisions
Author: 0 Former United player wants Pogba to make his own decisions

Indeed, Pogba admitted back in June that it may be time to look for a new challenge amid speculation over his future . He said: "I'll try to play Ronaldo on the left side but he could play anywhere". Mino Raiola has revealed that his client is seeking an exit from the Old Trafford this summer and Real Madrid have been placed in an A1 position alongside Juventus by the bookies.

Sports Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Interview Before Last Night's Hat-Trick
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The Swedish Lion roared at home and four minutes after Carlitos Vela's pk goal , Ibra scored to tie the game with a splendid strike from outside the box to the bottom right corner. "We have to take our football and make it so strong that at the end of the day we don't deal with all sorts of questions about him". Ibrahimovic proved to be unstoppable, scoring three goals as the LA Galaxy upset their top-ranked rivals LAFC 3-2 at Dignity Health Park on Friday.

Sports Leroy Sane: Pep Guardiola hopes winger remains at Manchester City
Author: 0 Leroy Sane: Pep Guardiola hopes winger remains at Manchester City

He has a special quality hard to find around the world. "We realise how hard everything is and we are satisfied, especially with the way we played". "We did incredibly well without him, but we are stronger with him". "He was a very important player, he made decisions for the team". De Bruyne maintains they must do it when the whole squad are back from their various global commitments later this month.

Sports Crystal Palace boss Hodgson: Has Zaha asked to leave...?
Author: 0 Crystal Palace boss Hodgson: Has Zaha asked to leave...?

Roy Hodgson says he expects Wilfried Zaha back at Crystal Palace and denied any knowledge of the winger requesting a transfer away from the club. According to Hodgson, he hasn't been told by Zaha that he wants to leave and he is unaware of him speaking to the club about it. The Ivorian global is on Unai Emery's wishlist with Arsenal's initial bid of £40 million for the 26-year-old rejected earlier this month.

Sports Lowry, Holmes share Open halfway lead, Fox blows out
Author: 0 Lowry, Holmes share Open halfway lead, Fox blows out

The 15-time major champion - who won the Masters back in April - admitted to feeling "sore" after the first round at Royal Portrush . World number three McIlroy shot a course-record 61 on the Dunluce Links when he was 16 years old but a 64 would have done it for the four-time major victor on Friday.

Sports Newcastle boss Bruce vows to give 'everything' for new club
Author: 0 Newcastle boss Bruce vows to give 'everything' for new club

After a woeful showing against Wolves, the Newcastle players will have a point to prove. The departure of the hugely popular Benitez , a Champions League victor with Liverpool , to Chinese club Dalian Yifang , has prompted swathes of Newcastle fans to call for a boycott of the first game of the season against Arsenal at St James' Park in protest at Mike Ashley's continued ownership.

Sports Barcelona Offer Six Players In Bid To Sign Neymar
Author: 0 Barcelona Offer Six Players In Bid To Sign Neymar

Philippe Coutinho , Ousmane Dembele , Nelson Semedo, Ivan Rakitic, Malcom, and an unnamed player. According to Sky Germany , Barcelona have offered six players in their quest to sign Neymar . Barcelona have offered Paris Saint-Germain £90m plus two players from a six-man shortlist in an effort to secure the services of former star Neymar .

Sports Eriksen trains alone in Singapore on Spurs preseason tour
Author: 0 Eriksen trains alone in Singapore on Spurs preseason tour

MAURICIO POCHETTINO (above), Spurs manager, is confident they can build on their first Champions League final and end an 11-year wait for silverware. 'Maybe if it was a different result after the final you can think, "OK, maybe this is a moment to step out of the club , leave the club and give them the possibility of a new chapter with a new coaching staff",' he said.

Sports Huddersfield reveal real home shirt after Paddy Power controversy
Author: 0 Huddersfield reveal real home shirt after Paddy Power controversy

Joking that the deal came a result of the operator running out of marketing budget. On Monday, Paddy Power agreed a deal with Huddersfield to become the new front-of-shirt sponsor of the club. Huddersfield Town's Commercial Director, Sean Jarvis, said: " It has been a very interesting two days' since the original launch on Wednesday, which we expected, but we've always had in mind that our supporters would understand, and really like the real kit when it was properly revealed today".

Sports Jürgen Klopp: It's too early for contract talks with Liverpool
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European powers Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund meet in a preseason friendly Friday night in South Bend, Ind., as both continue preparations for their forthcoming 2019-2020 campaigns. Manager Lucien Favre has been busy improving his squad for the coming season, and some big names are expected to feature against Liverpool . Liverpool won the Champions League and were unfortunate runners-up in the Premier League.

Sports Michigan's Jim Harbaugh takes shot at former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer
Author: 0 Michigan's Jim Harbaugh takes shot at former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer

It's true, though. Everywhere Meyer has gone, controversy has followed. " Urban Meyer's had a winning record - really phenomenal record - everywhere he's been", Harbaugh told The Athletic's Tim Kawakami on "The TK Show" podcast. Jim Harbaugh has grown up with that hatred, playing at MI in the 1980s and living the rivalry. "You welcome the accountability", Harbaugh said.

Sports Oilers close to trading Milan Lucic to Flames for James Neal
Author: 0 Oilers close to trading Milan Lucic to Flames for James Neal

Lucic had a strong 2016-17 season, helping the Oilers to the playoffs with a 23-goal season. His six goals were the fewest he has scored in 12 National Hockey League seasons and his 20 points tied his fewest. Lucic signed in Edmonton ahead of the 2016-17 season and scored 23 goals and 50 points in his first season with the club, helping lead them to the second round of the National Hockey League playoffs.

Sports British Open preview: Who to bet based on trends
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Woods, in Northern Ireland for this week's Open Championship , gave sport a comeback story for the ages when he won the Masters in April, two years after suggesting his career was effectively over due to a series of injuries. "It's not quite as sharp as I'd like to have it right now", Woods said Tuesday. "Portrush has been a very big - at least the golf club - part of my upbringing", McIlroy said.

Sports Spieth back in contention at British Open
Author: 0 Spieth back in contention at British Open

The three-time major victor, still only 25, moved his name up the leaderboard at the British Open on Friday with a superb four-hole run near the end of the front nine. 3 before birdieing the seventh and ninth holes for three-over 39 on the front. Argentina's Emiliano Grillo got the crowds excited with the first hole-in-one at the championship since 2016 on the par-three 13th.

Sports Nike files countersuit against Kawhi Leonard over control of ‘Klaw’ logo
Author: 0 Nike files countersuit against Kawhi Leonard over control of ‘Klaw’ logo

News of Leonard's lawsuit against Nike filtered out during the NBA Finals, while he was a member of the Toronto Raptors . Nike confirmed the Leonard shared a design with the company while he was in college, but claimed that the sketch and the finished logo have unique differences while asserting ownership of the "Klaw", which Leonard continued to use and wear on apparel after his Nike deal had expired.

Sports Atletico sign Trippier from Tottenham for €25m
Author: 0 Atletico sign Trippier from Tottenham for €25m

Trippier spent four years at Tottenham with his last appearance for the club coming in the Champions League final defeat to Liverpool . However, Atletico see great value in him and have purchased Trippier with the faith that he will replace Juanfran .

Sports Pacquiao camp denies Khan claims over Saudi Arabia bout
Author: 0 Pacquiao camp denies Khan claims over Saudi Arabia bout

Khan emphasised Pacquiao has "signed" for the fight, though he was uncertain how things may play out if Thurman were to pursue any rematch with Pacquiao in the event he loses his WBA super-welterweight title on Saturday. He also said he did not know where Khan's claims had come from. Pacquiao, one of the sport's most decorated fighters, has a record of 61 victories, seven defeats and two draws in a career spanning 24 years.

Sports Zimbabwe Cricket Suspended Over Political Interference
Author: 0 Zimbabwe Cricket Suspended Over Political Interference

Zimbabwe have been suspended from the ICC with immediate effect. The decision means International Cricket Council funding to Zimbabwe Cricket will be frozen and representative teams from the country will not be allowed to participate in any ICC events.