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Sport Pay dispute puts Ashes under threat even if deal is reached
Author: 0 Pay dispute puts Ashes under threat even if deal is reached

The dispute stems from the failure to agree on terms for a new memorandum of understanding, with CA wanting to change the revenue share agreement. The tentative proposal, negotiated at the talks involving the Cricket Australia (CA) chief executive, James Sutherland , and his Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA) counterpart, Alistair Nicholson, is said to have been broken down.

Author: 0 British Open 2017: Jordan Spieth wins 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale

He twice made birdies that momentarily tied him for the lead, only for Spieth to pour in birdie putts on top of him to stay in front. Several golfers went deep into the red at Royal Birkdale, with South African Brendan Grace shooting an eight-under 62, the lowest-ever single-round score in a men's golf major.

Sport Are the Cowboys bracing for a possible Ezekiel Elliott suspension?
Author: 0 Are the Cowboys bracing for a possible Ezekiel Elliott suspension?

What good is an NFC East rivalry without a little trash talk? The Giants do indeed have a talented roster that could challenge the Cowboys for NFC East supremacy. It has been too long. Asked previously about Prescott's comments at a charity event on Thursday night, Pierre-Paul had offered a slightly less combative response than Collins' take.

Sport Finau's 73 makes the cut at storm-battered British Open
Author: 0 Finau's 73 makes the cut at storm-battered British Open

Open champion Brooks Koepka and England's Tommy Fleetwood, the local favourite who is ranked 14th. Rory McIlroy refused to get bogged down by his first-round nightmare as he put himself in the frame with a fine round of 68 earlier in the day, moving to five shots off the lead.

Sport Harmanpreet Kaur is the New Kapil Dev of Women's Indian Cricket Team
Author: 0 Harmanpreet Kaur is the New Kapil Dev of Women's Indian Cricket Team

But I never knew that I would remain unbeaten on 171 and that too against the defending champions Australia", she said. "I am speechless. For me, Jhulan Goswami, it is very special because we are the two players from 2005 who have been with the team and it feels like just going back to 2005.

Sport Form teams into Super Rugby semi-finals
Author: 0 Form teams into Super Rugby semi-finals

The Brumbies' loss was the final nail in a awful season for the Australian conference which finished with a 0-26 record against New Zealand opponents. In a forward oriented contest, the Crusaders pack as always was superb. In Johannesburg, the Lions almost wasted their No. 1 seeding for the playoffs, and needed a 77th-minute penalty from their own half from wing Ruan Combrinck to edge past the Sharks and avoid a big upset.

Sport Costa Rica edges Panama on own-goal, advances to semifinals — GOLD CUP
Author: 0 Costa Rica edges Panama on own-goal, advances to semifinals — GOLD CUP

Costa Rica had a chance to take the lead early in the second half, but Bryan Ruiz attempt off a terrific back-heel pass by Marco Ureña was parried away by goalkeeper Jose Calderon for a corner kick. Mexico simply aren't scoring enough-they only beat Honduras 1-0 in the quarters. You have encouraged us in our mission - to provide quality news and watchdog journalism.

Sport Arrogate Finishes a Distant 4th at Del Mar
Author: 0 Arrogate Finishes a Distant 4th at Del Mar

But did Sadler really in his heart believe he had a chance to slay the giant? "I wasn't surprised that he won". You don't want to concede anything, but I'm surprised we won, because Arrogate is the best horse in the world. " I knew coming down here can be tough ". It was not the first time Baffert had led a world-beater to the track only to watch him lose. Partnered by regular rider Mike Smith, Arrogate settled at the back of the small field and was spotting the second-last horse ...

Sport Arvidsson signs seven-year contract with Predators
Author: 0 Arvidsson signs seven-year contract with Predators

Nashville's general manager David Poile has work remaining this offseason. Expected to be a secondary contributor, Arvidsson erupted offensively with 31 goals and 61 points as part of Nashville's top line, tying for the team lead in each category.

Sport What the Conte-Costa fallout tells us
Author: 0 What the Conte-Costa fallout tells us

Costa's move away from Chelsea has seemed inevitable this summer after he was informed by text from Antonio Conte that he was not part of his plans, and the player was recently pictured on social media wearing an Atletico Madrid shirt. "For sure, I enjoyed the season in England and with Chelsea , but I must be honest, it was very tough for me and for my family". So much so, that he needs to have total attention, discipline and attention from the whole team with no exception.

Sport D-backs open with back-to-back-to-back HRs
Author: 0 D-backs open with back-to-back-to-back HRs

It's the first time Scherzer has allowed three straight homers in his career, and it's the first time the Nationals have ever allowed three straight homers in club history. Home runs have always been one of Scherzer's few bugaboos - he led the majors with 31 homers allowed last season and still won his second Cy Young Award - but he had been much better in that department this season.

Sport Klopp Sends 'Important Message' To Barca After Liverpool Reject £72m Coutinho Bid
Author: 0 Klopp Sends 'Important Message' To Barca After Liverpool Reject £72m Coutinho Bid

Midway through the first half, Klopp was furious with Madley after not giving fouls for two hard challenges on Coutinho before the official came over to warn the Liverpool manager about his conduct on the sideline. "He is a fantastic player, it's no surprise that there are teams interested in him", Lallana said at a press conference in Hong Kong. "The problem with these things is that whatever I say it always leaves a little bit of speculation", the German told the Liverpool Echo .

Sport Spurs, Heat, Timberwolves and Knicks early favorites for Kyrie Irving
Author: 0 Spurs, Heat, Timberwolves and Knicks early favorites for Kyrie Irving

As ESPN's Brian Windhorst broke down the timing and reasons behind Irving's request, one thing immediately stood out. That, coupled with his desire to be his team's No. Irving signed a five-year, $94-million-dollar contract ahead of the 2015-16 season, which leaves him under team control through the 2019-20 campaign.

Sport Unfazed Spieth takes two shot British Open lead
Author: 0 Unfazed Spieth takes two shot British Open lead

Former world No1 Spieth and Kuchar both hit bogie-free rounds while Koepka, who is bidding for back-to-back Majors following his US Open success last month, countered his one blemish at the 16th with an eagle at the next hole. Matt Kuchar moved into a tie for the lead in the British Open - but only for the briefest of moments. Spieth's first shot, a 3-wood, found the left rough, while Kuchar hit his down the middle of the fairway.

Author: 0 Harmanpreet Kaur set for promotion at Western Railway

It wouldn't be wrong to say that on July 20, Harmanpreet Kaur , the 28-year-old Indian batswoman steered the country's women's cricket team into the ICC World Cup finale. It was quite a sight-a single girl playing cricket with boys. "She was very shy and was using my pair of shoes". Harmandar said he was very proud of his daughter.

Sport Big names in fight for form coming into British Open
Author: 0 Big names in fight for form coming into British Open

AN INNOCENT question from Jason Day's caddie Col Swatton has seen British Open officials introduce a local rule change in the interest of fan and player safety. The two-time major victor, who is seeking his first Claret Jug, was watching the early starters on television very much aware of the grim forecast that was set to bring torrential rain to join the high winds.

Sport Trump asserts pardon power in morning tweets
Author: 0 Trump asserts pardon power in morning tweets

That Donald Trump is flouting these laws and historical practices is no secret. Sekulow, appearing in Denver Saturday night, was responding to questions from reporters about Trump's tweet earlier Saturday that he has "complete power" to grant pardons.

Sport Pep talk from caddie inspires McIlroy at British Open
Author: 0 Pep talk from caddie inspires McIlroy at British Open

Jordan Spieth and Brooks Koepka both laid down serious markers at the Open Championship on Thursday, as they raced into the clubhouse lead courtesy of superb five-under-par 65s. It was because it stopped him sliding to three under after a bogey at the ninth. The two-time major victor teed off his Open first round alongside reigning champion Henrik Stenson and Kim Si-woo, that trio having missed the earlier driving rain in Southport.

Author: 0 But can Rory McIlroy suddenly turn it on at The Open?

I realize kind of where I'm at in my life", he said. "I feel now, though, at this stage of my career I've sort of somewhat proved that that wasn't a flash in the pan, so I can come back to the Open a little freer than I could". This will be the 10th time that Birkdale has hosted an Open Championship with the last two coming in 1998 (Mark O'Meara) and 2008 ( Padraig Harrington ).

Sport Two El Salvador Players Suspended for Biting in Gold Cup Match vs
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She's mad at Romero, because she's like: "'Only I can bite you, only I can grab your nipples'". Two El Salvador players have been handed suspensions for biting American opponents during the Gold Cup quarter-finals, soccer's regional governing body CONCACAF announced on Saturday.

Author: 0 What you missed at The Open, Round 3

All that mattered to him Saturday was the present. However, Spieth's uncanny knack of draining key putts came to the fore once more and Kuchar then failed with his own birdie try in a dramatic conclusion to the day. "We certainly had a great round of golf". "I hit it low off the heel, which is easy to do when you're trying to carve a cut". After Friday's storm the golfers went out Saturday to attack the softened course.

Sport Cardinals take game one in Chicago
Author: 0 Cardinals take game one in Chicago

After Paul DeJong and Randal Grichuk hit two-out homers off Lester for a 2-0 lead, the Cubs came back. Jon Jay singled and with two outs scored on Ben Zobrist's double. The Cubs won for the seventh time in eight games since the All-Star break, while the Cardinals took their fourth loss in the eighth inning or later in their last nine games.