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Sports Erasmus satisfied after 'lucky' Springboks deny All Blacks
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But Erasmus said it could have an impact elsewhere, giving the team momentum for the remainder of their Tests this year as they loook to ramp up to the World Cup and hit the ground running. "We haven't had much preparation time", Hansen said. New Zealand carried that form into the second half but like the Springboks in the first 40 minutes they were forced to rely on penalties as they built a 16-9 lead.

Sports Spurs announce UK£320m AIA shirt sponsorship extension
Author: 0 Spurs announce UK£320m AIA shirt sponsorship extension

Alderweireld helped Tottenham to reach the Champions League final last season before a 2-0 loss to Liverpool FC in the Madrid showpiece. United defender Eric Bailly had to be stretchered off in the second half with what could be a serious knee injury - there was no suggestion Spurs were to blame.

Sports Game 106: Yankees at Red Sox lineups and notes
Author: 0 Game 106: Yankees at Red Sox lineups and notes

Boston is 35-17 in Rodriguez's last 52 home starts and 19-7 in his last 26 in game three of a series. "It's been really tough", Rothschild said. The Red Sox broke it open with three runs in the sixth against Chad Green . On a night when Mookie Betts once again etched his name into the history books, his afternoon wasn't going according to plan. "It doesn't just happen with one thing, it's different things for different guys", Rothschild said.

Sports The Ryder Cup Is Coming Back To Ireland
Author: 0 The Ryder Cup Is Coming Back To Ireland

One of the most prestigious events in golf, the competition will see the best of Europe take on the top United States players. The 2018 edition was held in France at Le Golf National, with Europe winning by seven points. Shannon Airport is the gateway airport for the region and anyone at Shannon during the summer, not least during the recent and hugely successful Irish Open in Lahinch, would see how busy we are with golfing tourists here, many of whom come here for Adare Manor specifically ...

Sports Nicolas Pepe: Arsenal agree £72m deal for Lille winger
Author: 0 Nicolas Pepe: Arsenal agree £72m deal for Lille winger

The 24-year-old's sensational form has attracted interest from a number of clubs with L'Equipe , via GFFN , reporting on Friday that Arsenal , Liverpool , Napoli and Inter Milan had all agreed to meet Lille £72m [€80m] asking price. "He must make that decision based on the offers that his agents have received from the four clubs". Napoli have given a strong signal they expect to lose out on Lille's Nicolas Pepe to Arsernal by already targeting an alternative .

Sports Mauricio Pochettino On Striker's Future At Tottenham
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino On Striker's Future At Tottenham

Janssen arrived to provide competition for Harry Kane in 2016 and there were big expectations after scoring 31 times the season before. The 25-year-old who failed to make an impact for Spurs has been sold for around £8 million. Instead, highly-rated youngster Troy Parrott has been touted to become Kane's understudy. "Today, yes [he could be part of the squad], tomorrow, I don't know .

Sports Dani Ceballos 'proud' to sign for Arsenal
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Speaking to Arsenal's official website , Gunners boss Unai Emery expressed his delight at capturing Ceballos. The 22-year-old Spain worldwide is highly regarded at the Bernabeu and made 23 LaLiga appearances throughout the 2018/19 campaign.

Sports New York Giants WR Corey Coleman Suffers Torn ACL
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What brutal start to the 2019 National Football League season for the Giants already. On Friday morning, the team announced wide receiver Corey Coleman suffered a torn ACL. 3 wideout. Coleman started his career as a first-round picks of the Cleveland Browns. Coleman had brief stints with the Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots a year ago before signing to the Giants' practice squad in October.

Sports Bumrah on Malinga: Have always admired you
Author: 0 Bumrah on Malinga: Have always admired you

Sri Lanka players make a Guard of honour with their cricket bats for Lasith Malinga. Bumrah has mentioned time and again how much he owes to Malinga and also paid tribute to the 35-year-old Sri Lankan speedster after his ODI retirement on Friday.

Sports Lowry bows out of WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational
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Thomas also finished tied for 11 last week and, like Johnson, heads to Memphis with a legitimate claim to be the defending champion . Snedeker played at the PGA Tour event at TPC Southwind past year and posted a T6 finish. Reed's game has been trending up over the last month with finishes of T32, T30, T5, T23, and T10 over his past five events. The FedEx Cup bonus pool is worth $60 million, with $15 million going to the FedEx Cup champion, which explains why so many top players ...

Sports Arsenal beat Spurs to signing of Saint-Etienne talent Saliba
Author: 0 Arsenal beat Spurs to signing of Saint-Etienne talent Saliba

William Saliba has signed for Arsenal but will return to Saint-Etienne on loan, while midfielder Dani Ceballos has pitched up from Real Madrid on a temporary basis. However, speaking to the club's offical website upon his announcement as a Gooner, Ceballos explained why chose the red half of north London, declaring: " I knew I had the confidence of the coach, which was very important for me from the start ".

Sports Danny Etling Converts To Wide Receiver
Author: 0 Danny Etling Converts To Wide Receiver

The 6-foot-3, 220-pound Etling was picked in the seventh round by the Patriots in the 2018 NFL Draft after throwing for 2,463 yards and 16 touchdowns on 165-for-275 passing as a senior at LSU . Etling has been a punt protector, he's been a wideout and he's been a quarterback. Etling wouldn't say if he's reached out to others for advice, saying a number of teammates have been helpful.

Sports Chelsea interested in Zaha move once transfer ban ends
Author: 0 Chelsea interested in Zaha move once transfer ban ends

Silva should instead spend the money allocated for the Zaha signing to sign a top-quality goalscorer, which is one area that Everton lack a quality player. "Wilfried is in his prime - there's not too many players like him about". However, after signing a new deal with the club just last summer, he won't come cheap and Palace are demanding around £80m for his services.

Sports Rohit Sharma 'unfollows' Anushka Sharma, sparks talk of rift in team
Author: 0 Rohit Sharma 'unfollows' Anushka Sharma, sparks talk of rift in team

To make matters more interesting, fans are now pointing out theories based on Anushka Sharma's recent Instagram story. "Only truth can shake hands with silence in a mess of false appearances..." Virat and Rohit's fallout also points in the direction of disagreements in the Indian Cricket Team .

Sports Tottenham enquire about deal for reported Liverpool target Paulo Dybala
Author: 0 Tottenham enquire about deal for reported Liverpool target Paulo Dybala

Tottenham have made contact with Juventus over an audacious swoop for Paulo Dybala . Manchester United were also linked with a move for the Argentine recently. Dybala, 25, is now considering his Juventus future during an extended break following the Copa America, where he played alongside Spurs defender Juan Foyth and transfer target Giovani Lo Celso for Argentina.

Sports Ezekiel Elliott is officially a holdout from Cowboys camp
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott is officially a holdout from Cowboys camp

Linebacker Jaylon Smith added: "I love the hell out of Zeke". Frederick got his own contract extension while the Cowboys were in Oxnard, signing a six-year, $56 million extension back in 2016. "We can work on three; we can work on four". Elliott is entering the fourth year of his rookie deal and, as a two-time National Football League rushing leader, is scheduled to earn $3.8 million this season and $9 million on his fifth-year option.

Sports Things With the Thunder Got 'Stagnate — Paul George
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The spotlight is now on the Clippers like never before. "I wish we would have stayed together", George said. It was fitting that the franchise's remodeled foundation was on display at one of the roughly 350 public basketball courts across Los Angeles that the franchise has renovated since 2018.

Sports Tour de France: Bernal on the hunt but Alaphilippe remains resolute
Author: 0 Tour de France: Bernal on the hunt but Alaphilippe remains resolute

Pinot began the stage in fifth overall, one minute 50 seconds behind fellow Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe , who is expected to fall away over the final two Alpine tests but who has already exceeded all predictions for his time in yellow. Team Ineos' Bernal was two minutes in front of Deceuninck-QuickStep's Alaphilippe at that point, meaning he takes over the lead in an increasingly thrilling race for the general classification.

Sports German Grand Prix schedule, race time, practice, qualifying - how to watch
Author: 0 German Grand Prix schedule, race time, practice, qualifying - how to watch

I hope we can do something good for them". If the forecasts are wrong and the heatwave does linger into the weekend, both Ferrari and Red Bull will fancy their chances of taking advantage. Switching the focus back to the Ferraris, it was clear Leclerc was able to squeeze more time out of the vehicle in the slow-speed corners than Vettel, giving him his advantage over his teammate.

Sports Bruno Fernandes' future unclear as Man Utd move ‘appears unlikely’
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Divock Origi and Georginio Wijnaldum were on the scoresheet for Liverpool against Sporting as they finished their tour of the United States winless. Subscribe to Squawka's Youtube channel here . Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he is ready "to write a new chapter" and move on from their Champions League victory after the club concluded their pre-season U.S.

Sports Gareth Bale on verge of move to Jiangsu Suning
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Zidane confirmed after the game it was because he was close to sealing a move away from the club. Jiangsu, who also recently signed ex-Atletico Madrid and Inter Milan defender Miranda, are believed to be keen to sign Bale as tax regulations created to curb the spending of Chinese Super League clubs only apply on transfer fees and not player wages.

Sports Zion Williamson latest Jordan Brand ambassador
Author: 0 Zion Williamson latest Jordan Brand ambassador

Grant Hill agreed to a 5-year $30 Million fee from Fila, while Carmelo Anthony settled for a $40 Million 6-year package from the Jordan Brand . Either way, Williamson is going to be insanely rich with other endorsements coming his way, especially if he turns out to be the next big thing in the National Basketball Association.

Sports Mark Sanchez retires and is hired by ESPN
Author: 0 Mark Sanchez retires and is hired by ESPN

ESPN has signed former Southern California quarterback and Rose Bowl Game MVP Mark Sanchez to a multi-year deal as the California native shifts from the field to an analyst role. Sanchez never lived that play down and it seemed to define his career. He was picked up by the Philadelphia Eagles where he started 10 games over two seasons.

Sports Sri Lanka Paceman Kulasekara Retires from International Cricket
Author: 0 Sri Lanka Paceman Kulasekara Retires from International Cricket

Malinga, 35, will leave as Sri Lanka's third highest wicket-taker in ODI cricket with 335 wickets in 219 innings so far. The 37-year-old Nuwan Kulasekara was not part of Sri Lanka's World Cup 2019 squad. From a bustling run-up and whippy open-chested action, Nuwan Kulasekara generated some good pace. The 37-year-old was more of a limited-overs specialist and in 184 ODI matches, he ended up picking 199 wickets.

Sports Zion Williamson Announces He's Signed with Jordan Brand
Author: 0 Zion Williamson Announces He's Signed with Jordan Brand

There hasn't been a rookie with as much hype to enter the league as Zion Williamson in some time. Michael Jordan , the founder of Jordan Brand, said in a statement: " an essential part of the new talent that will help lead the brand into the future.

Sports Joe Root expects James Anderson to be fit for Ashes
Author: 0 Joe Root expects James Anderson to be fit for Ashes

Meanwhile fast bowler Boyd Rankin was briefly an England player when that was the only way Irishmen could play Test cricket before switching back. "The World Cup has shown he can perform in worldwide cricket and his record is good for Sussex with the red ball". Ireland's attack will be led by paceman Tim Murtagh, who recently took his 800th first-class cricket and plays for Middlesex-based Lord's.