Sport

Sport Record Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata not ready to start opener
Author: 0 Record Chelsea signing Alvaro Morata not ready to start opener

The Spanish global has since been on holiday in his birth town of Lagarto in Brazil he has been engaging in various activities to keep fit. "This role is more hard to adapt than the other roles". A Chelsea spokesperson then intervened, saying: "Nothing to report on that". This is my message. The situation is clear. Conte kept his counsel on Chelsea's transfer business, with the summer window open until August 31.

Sport National Basketball Association to adopt new player-resting rules with consequences for violating teams
Author: 0 National Basketball Association to adopt new player-resting rules with consequences for violating teams

Next month, the owners are expected to approve rules created to discourage teams from benching healthy players for regular-season games, USA Today reported on Thursday. This doesn't guarantee you will see LeBron James or Kevin Durant when they come to town, but it may increase the chances you get to see them play in your home arena, and that's a good thing for the fans in attendance and watching at home.

Sport Former Hawkeye Beathard impressive in 49ers camp
Author: 0 Former Hawkeye Beathard impressive in 49ers camp

Sometimes when you've only got a few snaps, guys try to do too much and try to make too much happen. The only difference in the packages is whether or not you receive commercials. We recently asked Peter Panacy of Niner Noise to answer some questions about the upcoming game, including who to watch on the San Fran side of things and what an outsider thinks of the Chiefs chances in 2017.

Sport Zakir Musa trapped in Pulwama's Noorpora village, house-to-house search on
Author: 0 Zakir Musa trapped in Pulwama's Noorpora village, house-to-house search on

They may carry out the search operation of the suspected house on Saturday morning. This apart, he is alleged to have incited the youth of the Kashmir for stone pelting on security forces. "There is no confirmation about the presence of any militant yet", said Deputy Inspector General of Police, South Kashmir range, S P Pani. Several youth tried to take out a protest rally to mourn the militant deaths in Gulab Bagh area of Tral couple of days back.

Author: 0 Federer downs Bautista Agut to reach Rogers Cup semfinals; Haase advances

Ferrer came out all guns blazing and after racing into a 4-1 lead took the first set 6-4 against world No 3 Federer, who had not dropped a set since his shock defeat to Tommy Haas at the Mercedes Cup in June. "Now that Rafa is out I know I can make big strides, especially if I was to go further than the semis here", Federer said. "But it's all connected to great play", said the Australian Open and Wimbledon champion.

Sport Arsenal Outfoxes Leicester City In Tremendous EPL Opener
Author: 0 Arsenal Outfoxes Leicester City In Tremendous EPL Opener

For most of the opening 83 minutes it looked like Arsenal would start up the season with their now customary demoralizing defeat. The Gunners trailed 3-2 heading into the final 10 minutes of the game, but Aaron Ramsey drew the hosts level before Giroud struck the victor with just five minutes left.

Sport Reese wins fourth long jump world title
Author: 0 Reese wins fourth long jump world title

Reese, who had previously won the event in 2009, 2011 and 2013, soared and landed at 7.02 meters for the gold. Reese's teammate Tianna Bartoletta , defending world champion, held off Serbia's Ivana Spanovic , for bronze (6.97). Klishina and Bartoletta failed to better their round one jumps. The 30-year-old Reese secured victory with her third jump of 7.02 metres, beating Klishina by two centimetres.

Sport Manchester City Make Enquiry About Key Barcelona Player
Author: 0 Manchester City Make Enquiry About Key Barcelona Player

Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Jack Wilshere are among the players whose contracts expire at the end of the season. The Manchester City midfielder has been sidelined since last December after he sustained the long-term problem against Watford at the Etihad stadium, and has been battling back to full fitness since then.

Sport Huddersfield re-sign midfielder Philip Billing to three-year deal
Author: 0 Huddersfield re-sign midfielder Philip Billing to three-year deal

Proving his worth in the Premier League - and thus proving City wrong in letting him go - will stand the former St Mirren midfielder in good stead for the Socceroos' summer. And Yiadom will compete for a place after a stunning rise from non-league football and League Two with Barnet before catching the eye of clubs in the second tier.

Sport Coburn, Frerichs complete shock USA one-two in steeplechase
Author: 0 Coburn, Frerichs complete shock USA one-two in steeplechase

Coburn had by far the best water jump of three and never looked back as she approached the last hurdle with no fear and went on to win in a new American record of 9:02.58, breaking the mark of 9:07.63 that she ran in Rio to grab bronze previous year.

Sport Philippe Coutinho has handed in a transfer request at Liverpool
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho has handed in a transfer request at Liverpool

Barcelona have seen two bids if £72m and £90m rejected by the Premier League club, who are insistent that that their star player will not be leaving. August will be a key month for Liverpool , as they face Arsenal in the Premier League as well as a two-legged Champions League qualifier against Hoffenheim , but Klopp is raring to go .

Sport Kenan Thompson Impersonates LaVar Ball on 'SNL
Author: 0 Kenan Thompson Impersonates LaVar Ball on 'SNL

There is no one that has made more headlines this summer across any sport more than LaVar Ball , and to make that feat even more impressive - he doesn't actually play a sport. Lonzo is also going to win an ESPY, a GRAMMY, a Purple Heart, and he's going to get best truck in its class by J.D. Power And Associates. From promoting his baller kids to promoting his Big Baller Brand to challenging National Basketball Association legends to making prejudiced comments, Ball has made quite a name for ...

Sport Jaguars end Branden Albert saga by releasing the veteran
Author: 0 Jaguars end Branden Albert saga by releasing the veteran

He will go through the waiver process and if no team claims him, he will become a free agent. Albert, 32, acquired from Miami for a 2018 seventh-round pick (which the Dolphins have since returned), was a no-show for the Jaguars' voluntary off-season program.

Sport Record Chelsea signing Morata not ready to start opener: Conte
Author: 0 Record Chelsea signing Morata not ready to start opener: Conte

The Premier League gets underway on Friday and Chelsea return as the defending champions after lifting the trophy last season. Liam is ESPN FC's Chelsea correspondent. Alvaro Morata's conversion rate of 27% last season was the highest of any striker to score 10 or more goals in Spain's top flight. "I don't know if this season could be more hard than last season", Conte told reporters on Friday.

Sport Former Liberty Co. star McMillan tears ACL in National Football League debut
Author: 0 Former Liberty Co. star McMillan tears ACL in National Football League debut

There really isn't an in-house option unless the Dolphins kick Kiko Alonso or Lawrence Timmons to the middle. He appeared in all 16 games a year ago after being shuttled between waivers and the practice squad. It's a time when rookies can take to the field and earn their keep as professional football players. He has the chance to be one of the better defensive picks from this past year's deep draft class, and someone that was expected to be a key piece of the Dolphins' AFC East run this ...

Sport Buffalo Bills Agree To Trade Sammy Watkins
Author: 0 Buffalo Bills Agree To Trade Sammy Watkins

He is entering the final year of his deal. Matthews is also entering the final season of his contract, so the Eagles also faced the possibility of losing him in free agency. Last season, a foot injury limited Watkins to eight games and he finished with 430 yards and two touchdowns. Watkins has played in 21 games the past two seasons after playing all 16 as a rookie in 2014.

Sport Guardiola defends Man City's big spending
Author: 0 Guardiola defends Man City's big spending

I hope I can prove I'm just as good as them. "I looked at them towards the end of last season and the forward players they've got is scary". But the Catalan said: "I feel the same pressure". The City boss says that transfer fees can not continue to grow at the current case and expects them to level off at some point. "I think soon [they will be back] but not for this game", he said.

Sport Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker and Arsene Wenger take part in Q&A session
Author: 0 Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker and Arsene Wenger take part in Q&A session

And the north London club's support did not disappoint as everything from favourite pets, Richard Gere and Guinea pigs were covered. The questions also revealed a dark side to former Monaco manager Wenger, with the 67-year-old claiming he would prefer to holiday in a destination where the sun doesn't rise instead of a place where the sun doesn't set.

Sport Ilkay Gundogan could play for Manchester City next week, says Pep Guardiola
Author: 0 Ilkay Gundogan could play for Manchester City next week, says Pep Guardiola

Guardiola also said he was happy to get through the preseason without any injuries during a long tour of the United States. "I am so grateful to my physios to control the amount of work". The Spain worldwide made his breakthrough at the club during Guardiola's time at Camp Nou, winning 14 trophies together and becoming one of the world's best in his position.

Author: 0 TRANSFER LATEST: Liverpool DENY claims Philippe Coutinho has handed in transfer request

Barcelona had a bid of around £90million for the Brazil global rejected by the Reds on Wednesday. This morning's statement is an important reiteration of FSG's position and Liverpool's perceived stature in the transfer market, but their failure to crack the resolve of Southampton and Leipzig is far from the reassuring tone of said statement.

Sport Jeffrey Loria to sell Marlins to group including Derek Jeter
Author: 0 Jeffrey Loria to sell Marlins to group including Derek Jeter

The price of the team is a reported $1.2 billion. The Herald reports that Major League Baseball is supposed to receive the formal agreement today. The sale requires approval of 75 percent of teams. Loria bought the Marlins for $158.5 million in 2002 from John Henry. It is he who will be referred to as the team's owner. In an interview with CNBC in May 2016, he said he wanted to help grow the sport's popularity.

Sport Redskins' Trent Murphy to miss season with torn ACL
Author: 0 Redskins' Trent Murphy to miss season with torn ACL

He was attended to trainers before leaving the field. He didn't talk to reporters after the game, but Murphy left the visitors' locker room on crutches with his left knee heavily wrapped. The good news is Murphy gets to serve his four-game PEDs suspension during his stint on the I.R. list. Only Ryan Kerrigan finished 2016 with more sacks on the team.

Sport Guardiola returns to Manchester City drawing board
Author: 0 Guardiola returns to Manchester City drawing board

Runner-up Tottenham is yet to make an off-season signing though it nearly certainly will as it prepares to play at Wembley Stadium . The Brazil star was a crucial first team player and his departure has handed Barca the unenviable task of trying to replace him, and if Busquets were to leave too, that would be hugely detrimental to the team.

Sport Man City without injured duo for Brighton trip
Author: 0 Man City without injured duo for Brighton trip

City is most pundits' favorites to win the league title, after finishing 15 points behind champion Chelsea last season. Brighton and Hove Albion chairman Tony Bloom speaks to the press ahead of the new premier league season on 10 August 2017.

Sport Eagles trade Jordan Matthews to Buffalo for CB
Author: 0 Eagles trade Jordan Matthews to Buffalo for CB

His catch percentage a year ago was 62.4 percent, the lowest of his career, but it was more than 10 percent higher than Nelson Agholor, who is slated to replace Matthews as the lead slot receiver. Nelson Agholor now takes over as the Eagles' starting slot receiver. Philadelphia did sign wide receivers Alshon Jeffrey and Torrey Smith in the offseason.