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Sport Zinedine Zidane coy on future of Real Madrid attacking trio
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane coy on future of Real Madrid attacking trio

Manchester United are ready to pursue a move for Gareth Bale , should Real Madrid make the forward available, according to ESPN . Fanciful rumours regarding a lucrative switch back to English football for the former world-record breaker have begun to gather pace over recent days, despite Jose Mourinho recently claiming that he never featured on his list of targets.

Sport Ashley Fletcher linked with Boro move
Author: 0 Ashley Fletcher linked with Boro move

A product of Manchester United's youth academy, the 21-year-old joined the Irons on a free transfer last season after deciding to run down his contract with the Red Devils, going on to make 20 appearances in all competitions under manager Slaven Bilic, scoring once.

Author: 0 Goel felicitates Indian women cricketers

The response of the reception at chhatrapati shivaji worldwide airport was overwhelming and the girls who arrived had smiles on their face. Congratulating the team for putting up great show, Goel said the Mithali Raj-led side might have lost the finals against hosts England at Lord's by nine runs, but they have won the hearts of the entire country.

Sport Huskies picked to win the Pac-12 North, Cougs 3rd
Author: 0 Huskies picked to win the Pac-12 North, Cougs 3rd

ASU's in-state rival, Arizona , was picked to finish last and had the lowest total number of points from voters. The Trojans won their final nine games last season behind quarterback Sam Darnold , culminating in a thrilling Rose Bowl victory over Penn State.

Sport Katie Ledecky edged by Federica Pellegrini at worlds
Author: 0 Katie Ledecky edged by Federica Pellegrini at worlds

The US quartet of Ryan Murphy, Kevin Cordes, Kelsei Worrell and Mallory Comerford clocked 3mins 40.28secs in the heats to break the previous mixed medley relay record of 3:41.71 set by Great Britain two years ago in Kazan. "I don't know what it was, I'll have to review the race video and see what I could have done better". McKeon - Australia's most decorated Rio swimmer - has already matched her 2016 Olympic haul of four medals with four days remaining.

Sport Rockies add needed bullpen arm with trade for Phillies Pat Neshek
Author: 0 Rockies add needed bullpen arm with trade for Phillies Pat Neshek

J.D. Hammer was the Rockies 24th round draft pick past year out of Marshall University, continuing the Phillies trend of acquiring pitchers coming out of college. "It's exciting", Neshek told reporters in Philadelphia Wednesday night after the Phillies' 9-0 victory over the Astros. Neshek, who turns 37 on September 4, has been excellent for an bad Philadelphia team this season and he was the Phillies' lone representative in the All-Star game earlier this month.

Sport Papaya recall: NJ resident hospitalized after eating this type of fruit
Author: 0 Papaya recall: NJ resident hospitalized after eating this type of fruit

The FDA is warning consumers not to eat Caribeña brand Maradol papayas distributed by Texas-based Grande Produce , as they have been linked to a salmonella outbreak that caused one death and 12 hospitalizations among the 47 people who have been infected across 12 states, according to the CDC.

Sport Laundering and bitcoins and extraditions, oh my!
Author: 0 Laundering and bitcoins and extraditions, oh my!

A Russian man wanted in the USA for alleged money-laundering worth some $4 billion has been arrested in Greece , local police confirmed Wednesday. Perhaps coincidentally, the exchange has conspicuously been offline since last Thursday, with the website now citing "unscheduled maintenance" as the cause of the interruption of service.

Sport Cowboys agree to 2-year extension with RT La'el Collins
Author: 0 Cowboys agree to 2-year extension with RT La'el Collins

The anonymous scout who spoke with Bleacher Report's Mike Freeman about the MVP race predicts it'll be "tight" this season, but he envisions big improvement from Prescott - who threw 23 touchdowns and only four interceptions as a rookie - during his second year.

Sport Bills trade QB Cardale Jones to LA Charges for conditional draft pick
Author: 0 Bills trade QB Cardale Jones to LA Charges for conditional draft pick

ESPN reported that the conditional pick is for the seventh round. The 6-foot-5, 250-pound quarterback has appeared in just one National Football League game, completing 6-of-11 passes while again averaging nearly nine yards per attempt. The Bills , meanwhile, still have some options at quarterback to back up Tyrod Taylor . Jones, a fourth-round pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, appeared in only one game during his rookie season.

Sport Brandon Linder Agrees To Five-Year, $51.7M Extension With Jaguars
Author: 0 Brandon Linder Agrees To Five-Year, $51.7M Extension With Jaguars

The Jaguars undoubtedly are confident Linder can avoid the injuries that have forced him to miss 16 games in three seasons. "It hasn't really hit me yet, but it's special". Linder said talks about an extension began after the on-field portion of the team's offseason program ended in mid-June, gaining intensity in the last week.

Sport Wood out, Roland-Jones to make Test debut
Author: 0 Wood out, Roland-Jones to make Test debut

Roland-Jones will join Tom Westley in making his Test debut this week after he was named as Gary Ballance's replacement, and there could be a third should Dawid Malan also be selected. "I'll have a look at the wicket tomorrow and decide what is happening then", he said. Several former England captains criticised Root's men for the way they were bowled out twice inside 100 overs at Nottingham.

Sport India off to steady start in first Test
Author: 0 India off to steady start in first Test

Series against Sri Lanka back then in 2015 was his first as a regular skipper. Expect India to play 6-5 combination. In the pre-match post conference on the eve of the first Test , Indian captain Virat Kohli had given clear signal that Pandya will feature in the playing XI.

Sport Koeman confirms Barkley will leave Everton after rejecting new contract offer
Author: 0 Koeman confirms Barkley will leave Everton after rejecting new contract offer

He was given an ultimatum by Koeman to extend his stay at the Merseyside club or be sold. Koeman also said on Wednesday he was still interested in Swansea City midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson . I look more to other players. Koeman said: "He had his groin surgery last week and it will take three or four weeks to be back". "Everybody knows what the situation is".

Sport Shrubsole stars as England edge India in Women's World Cup final
Author: 0 Shrubsole stars as England edge India in Women's World Cup final

Legspinner Poonam Yadav chipped in with a couple of wickets , including that of captain Heather Knight for 1. 275 - Highest partnership, between Sarah Taylor and Beaumont against South Africa in the group stage. For the first time in a long time, most people can name three members of the Indian women's cricket team. "But that being said, it makes for a different kind of game altogether compared to men's cricket: One that places less importance on power and pace and where accuracy, ...

Sport John Lackey makes history, hits four White Sox batters in one game
Author: 0 John Lackey makes history, hits four White Sox batters in one game

The Cubs may want to keep him busy if he keeps gaining confidence behind the plate and producing on offense. "And he was definitely fresh today". Rodon, the No. Baez struck out in all five at-bats. He also walked and had a stolen base. John Lackey hit four batters, including three in one inning. The White Sox threatened again in the fourth with runners at first and second after a Smith bloop hit to left.

Sport Arsenal striker feels cheated by club, set for exit
Author: 0 Arsenal striker feels cheated by club, set for exit

But the shirt number was an ugly gesture. Turkish side Fenerbahce are also said to have made an enquiry, but Perez's preference is thought to be a move to Spain. In February I was not allowed to leave for China with the promise that I would play more and after that I had even fewer opportunities. I can not continue this way.

Sport Packers, Wisconsin Lottery announce new scratch tickets
Author: 0 Packers, Wisconsin Lottery announce new scratch tickets

After the meeting, Murphy told Demovsky that he wasn't attempting to guarantee that the Packers would be playing in Super Bowl LII on February 4, 2018. Shareholders may call themselves owners, but that didn't hold some of them back from wearing their favorite fan attire. We're guessing Packers general manager Ted Thompson, coach Mike McCarthy and quarterback Aaron Rodgers were less than thrilled to hear Murphy talking about being in the Super Bowl more than a month before the regular ...

Sport Thomas Lemar 'on the brink of £45m deal to join Arsenal'
Author: 0 Thomas Lemar 'on the brink of £45m deal to join Arsenal'

The Monaco vice-president was quoted as saying by Canal +: " Fabinho and Lemar will stay at Monaco ." . However, Arsenal are aware that the Ligue 1 champions are reluctant to sell the attacking midfielder following the departures of Benjamin Mendy, Bernardo Silva and Tiemoue Bakayoko.

Author: 0 Neymar to PSG & Philippe Coutinho to Barcelona rumours get much louder

Liverpool have reportedly turned down a £72million bid from Barcelona for Philippe Coutinho . Liverpool have already turned down a £72m bid, insisting the Brazilian is 100 per cent not for sale . While Barcelona appear to have put provisions in place for the exit of Neymar , Arsenal and Liverpool's preparations for the new Premier League could threaten to descend into chaos should their leading players depart with barely a month of the summer transfer window remaining.

Sport Brighton sign Brown from Chelsea for season-loan agreement
Author: 0 Brighton sign Brown from Chelsea for season-loan agreement

Brown made his mark in the Championship with eight goals and five assists across his two loan spells at Huddersfield and Rotherham and immediately caught the attention of his parent club. The FA Youth Cup and UEFA Youth League victor made his senior debut for the club back in May 2015 but, as with numerous young stars at Stamford Bridge, has so far failed to challenge for a regular first team spot.

Sport Javier Hernández completes £16m move to West Ham United
Author: 0 Javier Hernández completes £16m move to West Ham United

West Ham have been crying out for a striker who even knows the vague direction of the goal in recent years. But keeping Carroll fit is absolutely vital, as the east London outfit look to put behind them their disappointing campaign of 2016-17 that saw them finish in a lowly 11th place.

Sport Watch International Champions Cup 2017 live online, on TV
Author: 0 Watch International Champions Cup 2017 live online, on TV

The Spanish global striker signed for Chelsea from Real Madrid in a deal reported to be worth up to 80 million euros ($92m) last week, and climbed off the bench with about 30 minutes remaining of the exhibition match. "I can't wait to play for him and for Chelsea and to win together". Ribery was instrumental once again as he tore down the left byline - luring out Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois in the process - before lofting a cross into the six-yard box for captain Thomas ...

Sport Mark Philippoussis' father arrested over child sex offences
Author: 0 Mark Philippoussis' father arrested over child sex offences

The 68-year-old was charged by San Diego police at his Mira Mesa home on Tuesday for allegedly molesting two minors who were taking tennis lessions from him. He reached the finals of the US Open in 1998, where he lost to Pat Rafter, and Wimbledon in 2003, where he lost to Roger Federer. The player is a star in his native Australia, and at the height of his career reached a top ranking of Number 8 in the world.