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Navas to Arsenal reports rejected by Gunners boss Emery Navas to Arsenal reports rejected by Gunners boss Emery
- Января 03, 2019

At Arsenal , Navas may even become a regular starter considering the woes of both Bernd Leno and Petr Cech . Asked about his reported interest in the Costa Rica worldwide, the Arsenal manager told reporters: "Not true". The Welshman played the last 15 minutes of Arsenal's comprehensive 4-1 home win over Fulham on New Year's Day, adding his side's third goal from the bench. (more...)
Wolverhampton Wanderers 'have £18m Tammy Abraham bid accepted' Wolverhampton Wanderers 'have £18m Tammy Abraham bid accepted'
- Января 03, 2019

The forward's form has attracted the interest of several Premier League clubs including Huddersfield and Crystal Palace, whilst Wolves are reported to be keen on taking Abraham to Molineux on a permanent basis. However, it appears Abraham, who has 16 goals and one assist to his name, is about to face the exit door with Championship giants. The report details that the former England Under-21 worldwide will now have a medical and negotiate personal terms ahead of his transfer. (more...)
Mayweather stops Nasukawa in 1st round, flooring him 3 times Mayweather stops Nasukawa in 1st round, flooring him 3 times
- Января 03, 2019

The two faced off in 2013, when a 23-year old Alvarez faced Mayweather at a catch-weight of 152-pounds, with Mayweather handing Alvarez a unanimous decision loss. News of it had emerged in November, with the fight initially presented as if it were an official contest for which Mayweather would come out of retirement, much as he did in August 2017 to take on Conor McGregor . (more...)
Delighted Klopp tells players to stay focussed Delighted Klopp tells players to stay focussed
- Января 03, 2019

Jurgen Klopp is making them play free-flowing and attacking football which is scaring the opponents. " That was a little bit of a surprise and a very nice surprise ". " There will be setbacks, as there always is in life, but it's how you react and so far we have been doing pretty well ". " Liverpool are on top form at the moment, they're ahead, and deservedly so". (more...)
Edmonton Oilers acquire Alex Petrovic from Florida Panthers for Chris Wideman Edmonton Oilers acquire Alex Petrovic from Florida Panthers for Chris Wideman
- Января 03, 2019

The Oilers previously acquired the pick from the Islanders for Brandon Davidson a year ago before the deadline. Petrovic, who was born and raised in Edmonton , played parts of seven seasons with the Panthers, who drafted him 36th overall in 2010. (more...)
Arizona Cardinals fire head coach Steve Wilks after one year Arizona Cardinals fire head coach Steve Wilks after one year
- Января 03, 2019

Arizona ended the season at 3-13, the worst record in the league. Wilks was hired in the offseason after Bruce Arians following five seasons with the Cardinals . After Arizona's last-second 27-24 loss at Seattle on Sunday, players seemed unanimous in their desire for Wilks to be given a second season. "When I look back at a year ago, obviously I didn't get it right". (more...)
Confident India eye historic breakthrough in Sydney Confident India eye historic breakthrough in Sydney
- Января 03, 2019

He remains 64 not out and Kohli 23 not out as India look to take a stranglehold on proceedings in Sydney. Josh Hazlewood has the early breakthrough for Australia with KL Rahul not looking comfortable in his knock of 9. The hosts' top order has largely failed to fire and the odds are mounting that the underperforming Aaron Finch will either be pushed down or axed, with number three Usman Khawaja moving up to open alongside Marcus Harris. (more...)
Master Blaster’s Master No More: Ramakant Achrekar Passes Away Master Blaster’s Master No More: Ramakant Achrekar Passes Away
- Января 03, 2019

His most famous pupil, Sachin Tendulkar, went on to become the greatest batsman in the history of the game. Achrekar, who has played only a solitary first-class game, rose to prominence in the 1980s when several of his students made names in Mumbai's local cricket. (more...)
Houston to hire WVU's Dana Holgorsen, report says Houston to hire WVU's Dana Holgorsen, report says
- Января 03, 2019

Holgorsen spent two seasons as Houston's offensive coordinator in 2008-09, when it was in Conference USA, before serving a season in the same position under Mike Gundy at Oklahoma State in 2010. The Mountaineers finished 8-5 after falling to Syracuse in the Camping World Bowl, a game played without star quarterback Will Grier . Among the 12 coaches that were at the helm for at least four seasons, that percentage ranks eighth. (more...)
San Antonio Spurs rallied past the Boston Celtics San Antonio Spurs rallied past the Boston Celtics
- Января 03, 2019

Houston has won 10 of its last 11 to improve to 21-15. "I just know he's not there tonight". "We've just got to keep going". Jaylen Brown had a season-high 30 points, but Boston was unable to maintain its first-half advantage. He finished 13 for 23 from the field along with nine rebounds, five assists and two blocked shots. Irving finished with 16 points and eight assists in the 120-111 loss. (more...)
Aaron Ramsey next club: Juventus confirm interest in Arsenal star Ramsey Aaron Ramsey next club: Juventus confirm interest in Arsenal star Ramsey
- Января 03, 2019

European heavyweights Juventus and PSG will need to offer Aaron Ramsey more than £6million a year if they are to sign him next summer. The midfielder - who scored in Tuesday's 4-1 win over Fulham - has entered the final six months of his deal, meaning he is able to begin discussions over a free transfer to foreign clubs, with speculation suggesting Paris Saint-Germain, Juventus, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have all approached him. (more...)
Andy Murray makes winning return but casts doubts over future Andy Murray makes winning return but casts doubts over future
- Января 03, 2019

Andy Murray fought back the tears after kicking off the new year with a first-round win at the Brisbane International as he spoke about how tough his return from hip surgery has been. "I don't feel apprehensive about my hip". Stephens, the 2017 U.S. Open champion, finished last season in the top 10 for the first time and is more concerned about the Australian Open later this month than recording a loss in her season-opener in Brisbane. (more...)
Rafael Nadal withdraws from Brisbane International with thigh injury
- Января 03, 2019

When you compete, the intensity on the muscle it can get worse. The Australian Open starts on January 14 and he'll arrive out of rhythm, as was the case a year ago when he couldn't play any matches in the build-up to the tournament before retiring with injury in the quarter-finals. (more...)
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: 'I don't want to leave Man Utd' Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: 'I don't want to leave Man Utd'
- Января 03, 2019

England forward Rashford then crowned a man-of-the-match display by converting a crisp counter-attack 10 minutes from time. Solskjaer is only the second manager in Manchester United history to win his first four league games in charge of the club, after Matt Busby in 1946. (more...)
Unai Emery Wants To Improve Defense, Says Club Open To Transfers Unai Emery Wants To Improve Defense, Says Club Open To Transfers
- Января 03, 2019

Arsenal manager Unai Emery says that the club are not considering a January approach for Chelsea defender Gary Cahill . "We are very happy with the attacking players, scoring lots of goals like today". Cahill was willing to stay if he was picked for enough games in the first half of the season - but he has been limited to one Premier League sub appearance. (more...)
Novak Djokovic survives scare to book spot in Qatar Open quarter-finals Novak Djokovic survives scare to book spot in Qatar Open quarter-finals
- Января 02, 2019

Djokovic, who has won the last two Grand Slams - at Wimbledon and the US Open to take his majors total to 14 - completed the match in under an hour by predictably converting his first match point. He begins his quest for a third Doha singles title today against Damir Dzumhur of Bosnia and Herzegovina. And Djokovic's Doha stroll on centre court followed a high quality match between veteran Stan Wawrinka and rising star Karen Khachanov . (more...)
"You Inspire Me": Serena Williams' Beautiful Tribute To Working Parents
- Января 02, 2019

I'm sorry it had to finish. "I was like, 'Oh, my God, this is so cool.' So it's just something that, as a player, is something that you would dream of, to play Roger Federer ", the New York Times reported Williams as saying. "The Goat won." She used the goat emoji as a stand-in for the acronym GOAT, meaning "Greatest of All Time". "I'm trying to narrow it down here, but he has a super underestimated serve". (more...)
Le Parisien: Barça and Rabiot have reached contract agreement Le Parisien: Barça and Rabiot have reached contract agreement
- Января 02, 2019

The statement read: "FC Barcelona wish to address stories published in France regarding the signing of players from Paris Saint Germain , and make clear that they have not breached any rule in this regard". " FC Barcelona refute the existence of any type of agreement with PSG player Adrien Rabiot ". Rabiot is a player who has been linked with several top European clubs - including Premier League pair Arsenal and Liverpool. (more...)
Former Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki reaches deal with Yankees Former Blue Jays shortstop Troy Tulowitzki reaches deal with Yankees
- Января 02, 2019

He was scheduled to earn $20 million in 2019, and the Blue Jays will now pay him that amount minus the league minimum, which the Yankees will cover. The 34-year-old Tulowitzki will remain at shortstop with his new team, suggests Passan, who adds that the Yankees still haven't ruled out signing free agent Manny Machado . (more...)
Confusion over Ashwin’s selection ahead of fourth Test against Australia Confusion over Ashwin’s selection ahead of fourth Test against Australia
- Января 02, 2019

A first-class average of 33 suggests Labuschagne is very much a speculative pick by selectors but at age 24 he is young enough for them to take a leap of faith upon at a time when there are no standout candidates emerging from the Sheffield Shield. (more...)