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Sport Mario Balotelli watches Nice's Champions League win in bar with fans
Author: 0 Mario Balotelli watches Nice's Champions League win in bar with fans

The injury means Balotelli will also miss Saturday's opening league fixture against Saint-Etienne, but Friday's playoff draw could give him extra motivation to get back to full fitness. He believes Klopp will become a huge factor as the German coach is aware of the strengths and weaknesses of most Bundesliga teams and Liverpool will be even better prepared to take on Hoffenheim than other clubs would be.

Sport Williams free to play in Bledisloe again
Author: 0 Williams free to play in Bledisloe again

Sonny Bill Williams became the first New Zealand player to be red carded in a Test match in 50 years when he shunted into Lions winger Anthony Watson's head midway through the first half of the second Test . World Rugby said in a statement that it respected the independent committee's decision but added it was "surprised by the. interpretation of the definition of "match".

Sport Women's hockey star found dead on railway tracks
Author: 0 Women's hockey star found dead on railway tracks

Gupta, who hails from Sonepat, had represented India in the South Asian Games in 2016, played as a forward and had also represented India in the Five-Nation worldwide Junior hockey tournament played in Valencia past year. "We have recorded the statement of the driver and also the statements of other officials who were present at the spot". According to the police, Jyoti had informed her parents that she was travelling to Maharshi Dayanand University in Rohtak, Haryana .

Sport Eng-SA 4th Test starts today
Author: 0 Eng-SA 4th Test starts today

The hammering SA took at The Oval was preceded by their 340-run win at Trent Bridge‚ which followed England's vic-tory by 211 runs at Lord's. The pacer, who has 10 wickets in the series, spent the second night of the Oval Test in hospital on a drip and was unable to bowl as he had to make back time he had spent off the pitch ill.

Sport Warriors' Steph Curry shoots a 74 in Web.com Tour event
Author: 0 Warriors' Steph Curry shoots a 74 in Web.com Tour event

Curry hit 7 of 13 fairways and 8 of 18 greens in his Web.com Tour debut, and he traversed TPC Stonebrae needing 26 putts. "If you told me I was going to shoot 74 on the first round I would take that all day every day", he said. Steph Curry proved on Thursday that he can keep up with the pros on the links. He made the turn in 2 over. The top 65 players from the 156-player field will make the cut and return for weekend play after tomorrow's round.

Sport Boston Red Sox v. Chicago White Sox Game Preview
Author: 0 Boston Red Sox v. Chicago White Sox Game Preview

It will be Moncada's first time facing the Red Sox since he they traded him in December with three other prospects for left-hander Chris Sale. "You look ahead, there's three series against NY". 18-20). Barring any rainouts that could change scheduling, two of Sale's expected starts vs. the Yankees will come on Sunday Night Baseball on ESPN.

Sport Man, 73, banned from beaches for 'seeking his sugarbaby,' officials say
Author: 0 Man, 73, banned from beaches for 'seeking his sugarbaby,' officials say

You've got to hand it to Richard Basaraba: it takes a certain amount of chutzpah to walk around Daytona Beach and give business cards to attractive young women, particularly considering his reasons. Basaraba, a retired engineer, lost his wife of 37 years in 2003 and never remarried. "This really knocked me for a loop". He's shredded his business cards, deleted the email account on those cards, and deleted his Facebook account as well.

Sport Excited PSG Fans Shrug Off Fee For Neymar Transfer
Author: 0 Excited PSG Fans Shrug Off Fee For Neymar Transfer

Neymar will then be presented to the club's supporters on Saturday afternoon ahead of their opening game of the new Ligue 1 season against newly promoted Amiens. " PSG's ambition attracted me to the club, along with the passion and the energy this brings". "Today, with the arrival of Neymar Jr , I am convinced that we will come even closer, with the support of our faithful fans, to realising our greatest dreams", club president Nasser Al-Khelaifi said.

Author: 0 Yoan Moncada back in lineup, but Willy Garcia out 4-6 weeks

The AL East-leading Red Sox won both games of the abbreviated series, posting a dramatic 12-10 victory Tuesday night on Christian Vazquez's game-ending, three-run homer with two outs in the ninth off closer Cody Allen. Such an offensive outburst might have been predictable given the team the Red Sox were facing, but it was unexpected given the pitcher the Red Sox had on the mound .

Sport Mets Lose in Odd Fashion After Hansel Robles's Wild Ninth Inning
Author: 0 Mets Lose in Odd Fashion After Hansel Robles's Wild Ninth Inning

Robles, who had the trainers come out the inning before when he suffered a "cramp", said he decided not to tell the manager or catcher that he was having trouble feeling the ball. OUR PREDICTION: Despite erasing a 5-0 deficit in a 10-5 win last night, the Mets are just 2-5 in their last seven games overall and 2-5 in their last seven road games.

Sport Business as usual? Da'Shawn Hand participates in Alabama's first fall practice
Author: 0 Business as usual? Da'Shawn Hand participates in Alabama's first fall practice

Hand was found by police asleep at the wheel, with the vehicle cranked but parked, at 4:30 a.m., according to The Tuscaloosa News . The reason he received the DUI charge was because his keys were in the ignition. The question was thrown the way of Saban and he noted that Hand will not serve a suspension, as long as he meets the conditions that are handed down to him.

Sport Matic joins Man Utd from Chelsea
Author: 0 Matic joins Man Utd from Chelsea

Manchester United closed out their pre-season with a 2-1 win over Sampdoria in Dublin. Jose Mourinho has finally made his third signing of the summer transfer window, acquiring the services of Nemanja Matic from Premier League rivals Chelsea FC.

Sport Patriots celebrated Tom Brady's birthday with REAL GOATS at training camp
Author: 0 Patriots celebrated Tom Brady's birthday with REAL GOATS at training camp

Last season, they proved they were better than the rest of the league by defeating a very explosive Atlanta Falcons offense in the Super Bowl . But just because it was Brady's big day doesn't mean his teammates were going to let it pass without a few friendly reminders that Brady is getting, well, pretty old.

Sport Nigerian forward Kelechi Iheanacho leaves Manchester City for Leicester City
Author: 0 Nigerian forward Kelechi Iheanacho leaves Manchester City for Leicester City

The 20-year-old Nigeria worldwide has put pen-to-paper on a contract to 2022 and becomes the fourth exciting addition to Craig Shakespeare's squad ahead of the new campaign. He said that he wants to " achieve a lot " and " work really hard to achieve more in the future ". "I was happy speaking with the manager, knowing what the team wants".

Sport Mkhitaryan, Mata lead United to friendly win
Author: 0 Mkhitaryan, Mata lead United to friendly win

Despite the fan walloping, Matic looks like a very decent buy from Jose Mourinho , with the pressure on to sustain a serious title challenge in the coming season. Yet, Manchester players blocked the shot on the goal line and caught opponents on the break, swarming forward in numbers. It was not a goal United's overall second-half performance deserved and they had Martial to thank for it.

Author: 0 India vs Srilanka second Test: 344/3 (90)

In Sri Lanka for a three-Test series, India dropped Nair after a few failures against the Aussies. The pitch at SSC, Colombo has traditionally been good for batting and has been full of runs. En route his second successive hundred in the series, Pujara also completed 4000 Test runs. Rahul was back in the side having replaced Abhinav Mukund and scored a half-century before he was run-out.

Sport NBA Live 18 Adds the WNBA, Watch the New Trailer
Author: 0 NBA Live 18 Adds the WNBA, Watch the New Trailer

It's the first time that the league's teams and players will be featured in a video game in full. Maya Moore , Brittney Griner , Diana Taurasi , Tina Charles , Sylvia Fowles , Alisha Gray, Chelsea Gray , Jonquel Jones , and Alyssa Thomas all helped out with the game, along with the first pick out of the WNBA draft, Kelsey Plum .

Sport Miami Hurricanes ranked 18th in preseason Amway Coaches Poll
Author: 0 Miami Hurricanes ranked 18th in preseason Amway Coaches Poll

Ohio State is one of four Big Ten teams to enter the year ranked in the top 10, joining No. 6 Penn State, No. 9 MI and No. 10 Wisconsin. The Associated Press poll has not yet been released, but after Clemson upset Alabama in the College Football Playoff National Championship this past January, the Hurricanes were voted into the AP's final top 25 poll for the first time since 2009 and only second time since 2005.

Sport Devendra Jhajharia: Few facts about India's most decorated Paralympian
Author: 0 Devendra Jhajharia: Few facts about India's most decorated Paralympian

The 36-year-old became the first India to win to Paralympic Golds when he broke his own record with a 63.97m throw to win Gold at Rio Paralympic Games last year. The other names in line for the Arjuna Award are reigning Rajiv Aarokiya, Saketh Myneni, V.J. Shweta, Khushbir Kaur, Prashanti Singh, S.V. Sunil, S.S.P.

Sport Darron Gibson avoids the sack but reputation is 'in tatters'
Author: 0 Darron Gibson avoids the sack but reputation is 'in tatters'

However, Grayson warned players to be more careful when out socialising. "What we have got to do is be respectful of people when you are working with them and get on with people". Gibson will be in the squad for tomorrow night's Championship opener against The Rams at the Stadium of Light . Grayson said: "He's done all the apologising himself, this hasn't come from the football club".

Author: 0 Fernando Torres hoping for Liverpool reunion in Champions League

Arsenal , Tottenham and Manchester City were all on the receiving end of a Liverpool masterclass in energetic pressing last season, and Klopp will be ensuring his team can do the same on a more consistent basis this campaign. "The manager knows how to use these kinds of players and they have shown they are risky in attack, but at the end it's all about consistency - which is the most hard thing in football".

Author: 0 Diego Costa to submit transfer request to force through Chelsea exit - lawyer

Costa wants to return to former club Atletico Madrid but a deal is far from simple. The Spain worldwide was told his Chelsea career is over and he has been ostracised by Antonio Conte in pre-season. "When he was in the service of the Spanish team [for the friendly against Colombia on June 7] and before travelling to Brazil to enjoy holidays was dismissed from Chelsea by SMS by coach Antonio Conte".

Sport Oscar Pistorius taken to hospital
Author: 0 Oscar Pistorius taken to hospital

Pistorius was brought into hospital by armed guards at about 8am. Aprison spokesman said he was unable to confirm whether he suffered chest pains, however he said he would be returning to prison lter today. In November 2016‚ he was transferred from Kgosi Mampuru Correctional Centre in Pretoria to the Atteridgeville Correctional Centre‚ west of the city‚ which had facilities, such as modified bath tubs, suitable for disabled offenders.

Sport What Is Rob Gronkowski Getting Tom Brady For His Birthday?
Author: 0 What Is Rob Gronkowski Getting Tom Brady For His Birthday?

A new wax museum in Boston features a statue of Tom Brady but some fans think the statue does not look like the Patriots quarterback. And yet, there are plenty of people predicting this will be the year he finally shows signs of his age and will have a dramatic drop-off in his performance.