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England vs Ireland: Jason Roy blessed with one-off Test call-up England vs Ireland: Jason Roy blessed with one-off Test call-up
- Июля 18, 2019

However, Jofra Archer, another waiting for a Test bow, and Mark Wood are both suffering with side strains. The English opener had smashed 443 runs from seven innings in the recently concluded World Cup that his team won, and found a place in the ICC Men's World Cup XI, that was announced after the event ended. (more...)
Froome confirmed 2011 Vuelta victor due to Cobo doping case | AP sports Froome confirmed 2011 Vuelta victor due to Cobo doping case | AP sports
- Июля 18, 2019

Froome also becomes the first British victor of any of the major stage races — the Giro d'Italia, Tour de France, or Vuelta. It is Froome's seventh Grand Tour title and first chronologically. That honor was held by Bradley Wiggins, the 2012 Tour victor who rises from third to be runner-up at the 2011 Vuelta. The tweet included a picture of Froome in the race leader's red jersey, which he wore for one day after the stage 10 individual time trial. (more...)
Tina Charles, Candice Dupree lead WNBA All-Star 2019 reserves Tina Charles, Candice Dupree lead WNBA All-Star 2019 reserves
- Июля 18, 2019

They may not vote for their own players. The 2019 WNBA All Star Game will be played in Las Vegas on Saturday, July 27, and broadcast on ABC at 3:30 PM EST. She also ranks eighth in career rebounds with 2,880. - Allie Quigley , Sky (3rd All-Star selection): A two-time WNBA Sixth Woman of the Year (2014, 2015), Quigley has earned three consecutive All-Star appearances since becoming a full-time starter for the Sky in 2017. (more...)
Warrant issued for Desmond Harrison, released by Cardinals Warrant issued for Desmond Harrison, released by Cardinals
- Июля 18, 2019

The Cardinals have yet to comment further on the matter. The Greensboro Police Department says the alleged assault was reported on Tuesday. The identity of the woman was not released, nor was her relationship to Harrison. Harrison was the Browns' starting left tackle for the first eight games of the 2018 season before being replaced by Greg Robinson. Undrafted in 2017 after playing at West Georgia, Harrison also attended Texas, where he was suspended from the team several times. (more...)
Unai Emery confident Arsenal will soon have ‘three or four’ new players Unai Emery confident Arsenal will soon have ‘three or four’ new players
- Июля 18, 2019

Arsenal have a smaller budget than the majority of their closest Premier League rivals, but have still continued to show reported interest in some key targets. We have very good players, very young good players. "Really, I can say to our supporters that we are going to have a very good team with the players that are there now and also with three or four players who can help us in a few days". (more...)
Rugby Championship: Springboks name weakened team to tackle Wallabies Rugby Championship: Springboks name weakened team to tackle Wallabies
- Июля 18, 2019

Bulls stalwart Lizo Gqoboka is rewarded for a fine season, while Stormers dynamo Dillyn Leyds returns for the first time in two years. Jantjies will play alongside Elton Jantjies in a new-look halves combination, while exciting Bulls fullback Warrick Gelant forms a unsafe back three with Sharks wingers S'busiso Nkosi and Makazole Mapimpi . (more...)
Wayne Rooney: Every player would want to play for Jurgen Klopp Wayne Rooney: Every player would want to play for Jurgen Klopp
- Июля 18, 2019

And their approach paid dividends as big-money arrivals like Alisson, Virgil van Dijk and Fabinho proved key in a season that saw Liverpool lift the Champions League title and finish just a point behind City in the Premier League. "This guy really has it, and he has his best years still upon him". " Jürgen is a coach every professional would like to play for; you can tell how much fun his players have with him. (more...)
Yankees' Aroldis Chapman denies report of opt-out plan Yankees' Aroldis Chapman denies report of opt-out plan
- Июля 18, 2019

Like I said before, we have a big task in front of us, which is to win the division and win the World Series . Chapman has two years and $30 million remaining on his deal, but the hard-throwing left-hander might be able to secure a more lucrative contract on the open market this winter. (more...)
What does Nick Saban want his legacy at Alabama to be? What does Nick Saban want his legacy at Alabama to be?
- Июля 18, 2019

Tagovailoa's performance in title games reflects this: Throughout the regular season he only had two interceptions, but he had two in the SEC championship game against Georgia before he was benched and two in the loss to Clemson. The challenge will be maintaining focus until the end. Tua Tagovailoa isn't used to losing, so when Alabama was defeated in a blowout by Clemson in the College Football Playoff title game, it offered him a different perspective on the game. (more...)
Thunder, Chris Paul expecting guard to start season in Oklahoma City Thunder, Chris Paul expecting guard to start season in Oklahoma City
- Июля 18, 2019

The Miami Heat were regarded as a possible landing spot for Paul before the trade was hung up on the discussion of picks that would go to the Heat along with the veteran. The Thunder traded Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Paul, two future first-round picks and two pick swaps. And even at 34 years old, there are a number of teams who would be eager to add Paul to their team. (more...)
Sagan sprints to win as Alaphilippe remains in yellow Sagan sprints to win as Alaphilippe remains in yellow
- Июля 18, 2019

Alaphilippe surged away on the dirt road in the final kilometre, fighting to hold onto his leader's yellow jersey but he lost it by six seconds to Giulio Ciccone (Trek-Segafredo), who was in the break of the day and finished second to stage victor Dylan Teuns (Bahrain-Merida). (more...)
Inter Milan target Romelu Lukaku misses second Man United friendly Inter Milan target Romelu Lukaku misses second Man United friendly
- Июля 18, 2019

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer would then be likely to recruit another striker before the season starts and Inter are hopeful their deal will persuade United to sell as they could use the funds to reinvest straight away. It is reported that Inter Milan will pay a £60 million fee initially, and rest £15 million in bonus payments, considering Lukaku achieves certain targets with the Nerazzurris. (more...)
Kemba Walker looking to younger Celtics for playoff guidance Kemba Walker looking to younger Celtics for playoff guidance
- Июля 18, 2019

But Kanter's trolling does expose Irving's original comment from the commercial, which at best turned out to be an unfulfilled promise. I can't see the future or anything like that, but I want to win. "Everybody is different, and you have to talk to guys in different ways", he said. "I think so. I think my skills will complement these guys". But I'm more of a guy that says something in a positive way. (more...)
Inzamam to step down as Pakistan's chief selector Inzamam to step down as Pakistan's chief selector
- Июля 18, 2019

Inzamam-ul-Haq also stated that he has informed PCB regarding this decision and thanked the Pakistan cricket governing body for respecting his decisions. Six months later, they would beat New Zealand in a three-match T20I series to ascend to No. 1 in the T20I rankings, a position they still hold. "We had to pick young players and I strongly believe that these 15 to 16 players can serve around 10 to 15 years". (more...)
Solskjaer warns of centre-back cull if Man United sign Maguire Solskjaer warns of centre-back cull if Man United sign Maguire
- Июля 18, 2019

The defender, 26, could have played his final match in a Foxes shirt amid ongoing interest from Manchester United and City. Mario Lemina was linked as a possible replacement for midfielder Paul Pogba who could still leave Manchester United this summer. (more...)
Nigeria Grab Early Lead In Tunisia AFCON Third Place Clash Nigeria Grab Early Lead In Tunisia AFCON Third Place Clash
- Июля 18, 2019

Nigeria has won its eighth African Cup of Nations (AFCON) third-place match to become the highest victor of the bronze laurel anywhere on the continent. "Our target was more than just reaching the semifinal. but now we focus on the game against Nigeria and hope to win the third-place". "But I have to be professional and continue to support the team". (more...)
Pep Guardiola: Manchester City Mentality Will Not Change after Treble-Winning Season Pep Guardiola: Manchester City Mentality Will Not Change after Treble-Winning Season
- Июля 17, 2019

The 2019/20 Premier League season is officially set to kick off on Friday, August 9, with last season's runners-up Liverpool set to curtain raise the new campaign with a mouthwatering clash against Norwich. Perhaps the bookies think that City will be exclusively concentrating on the Champions League, trying to add that elusive trophy to their recent list of honours; whilst maybe Liverpool will prioritise the league title after a 30-year hiatus that has seen them go close, but still they ... (more...)
Massive Real Madrid star close to joining Arsenal…but… Massive Real Madrid star close to joining Arsenal…but…
- Июля 17, 2019

Arsenal are closing in on Dani Ceballos from Real Madrid in a loan deal. When quizzed on reports in Spain about Arsenal's loan move for Ceballos , Emery added: "I don't want to speak about the names". And after, if we can not achieve that, then the second. "We are thinking every time they're going to improve our squad". According to Spanish outlet AS , the 22-year-old has made a decision to link up with Unai Emery at the Emirates on a season-long loan. (more...)
Sheffield Wednesday Wanted Players In Steve Bruce Package Sheffield Wednesday Wanted Players In Steve Bruce Package
- Июля 17, 2019

It's not just the Newcastle fanbase who are unhappy with Steve Bruce's appointment as Toon boss. " Newcastle United can now announce that Steve Bruce has been appointed as the club's new head coach", the club said on their official website. (more...)
Danny Rose left at home by Tottenham for pre-season tour Danny Rose left at home by Tottenham for pre-season tour
- Июля 17, 2019

The Denmark global said last month he was interested in a new challenge after six years with Spurs. He's a set-piece specialist that peaked during the 2018 World Cup with England, but unfortunately wasn't able to back that up last season and saw his form drop off slightly. (more...)