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Sport A 10-year-old Justin Thomas speaks about his ambitions
Author: 0 A 10-year-old Justin Thomas speaks about his ambitions

Wisniewski is 24 and went to University of Kentucky, earning a journalism degree. Thomas' father always keeps the ball as a memento when his son wins a tournament and, at this rate, he's going to have to get a bigger mantelpiece. "Get lucky, just spit it out for me, please", Thomas had talked to the ball in flight. With the priceless confidence gained from having a major in his locker, the American may well be a hard man to stop in the years to come.

Sport Jets' Whitehead may miss 4-6 weeks with broken foot
Author: 0 Jets' Whitehead may miss 4-6 weeks with broken foot

He was spotted on crutches, wearing a walking boot Tuesday. The jury is still out on if Whitehead needs surgery, but he will get a second opinion. "I don't know if he's out for the year, but I know he's out for a little while", Bowles told reporters .

Sport Colts center Kelly to undergo foot surgery, out indefinitely
Author: 0 Colts center Kelly to undergo foot surgery, out indefinitely

Assuming he doesn't close a deal with his former team, the Baltimore Ravens , one option for the Colts could be to sign veteran center, Jeremy Zuttah , who visited Indianapolis earlier this week . The Colts drafted Kelly in the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft. Only four National Football League teams yielded more sacks last season. Obviously, it's a major blow to the interior of the Colts offensive line and collectively, to the unit as a whole-as Kelly's continued growth was a big ...

Sport Pique: I feel inferior to Real Madrid for the first time
Author: 0 Pique: I feel inferior to Real Madrid for the first time

While the ban may be "too long for Ronaldo " it clearly hasn't affected his teammates, who inflicted another defeat on Barcelona , thanks to goals from Marco Asensio and Karim Benzema. "It's obvious that we have to recover our spirit quickly". Marc-Andre ter Stegen , the Barcelona goalkeeper, was well-positioned to save the strike and yet he didn't move, just watched it scorch past him, a firework from a world slightly more fabulous than this one.

Sport Fresh Ross Barkley injury complicates summer transfer
Author: 0 Fresh Ross Barkley injury complicates summer transfer

He underwent surgery on that problem and the consensus had been that the midfielder would return before the end of this month and, crucially, the end of the transfer window . Everton boss Ronald Koeman said: "He stopped training last Monday, it looks like the hamstring". With Davy Klaassen, Wayne Rooney and Sigurdsson all now vying for Barkley's preferred position at Goodison Park, Hutchison, who played for both Everton and Liverpool during his career, thinks the 23-year-old has ...

Sport Diego Costa Issues Statement On His Chelsea Future
Author: 0 Diego Costa Issues Statement On His Chelsea Future

Which brings us to this weekend, which Costa apparently spent watching Chelsea play while relaxing at his home in northeastern Brazil until a reporter from the Daily Mail just sort of showed up and got to watch it all unfold with him.

Sport Shania Twain returning to Pittsburgh in 2018
Author: 0 Shania Twain returning to Pittsburgh in 2018

For more presale details and ticket information, please visit www.ticketmaster.com . Twain last performed in Cleveland on her "Up!" "Now", due September 29, will be the Windsor-born singer's first album since 2002's "Up", part of the multi-platinum streak that made her the must successful country-pop crossover act in history.

Author: 0 Barcelona chief claims Coutinho move is 'close'

Barcelona are now looking at alternatives to fill the void left by the Brazilian and have identified Dembele as the ideal replacement and have made contact with his current employers Borussia Dortmund about a move this summer. "I will answer questions but I'm not in the auto, on the way to this press conference, thinking, 'If they ask this question, what can I say?', because I have to think about the (training) session in a few minutes.

Sport Bulls, Dwyane Wade Expected To Reach Buyout 'In Next Few Months'
Author: 0 Bulls, Dwyane Wade Expected To Reach Buyout 'In Next Few Months'

Which explains why they wanted Dwyane Wade to opt out of the second and final year of his contract. When asked why, he simply replied that he had 24 million reasons to return. But even though they had a bad start, the Bulls still managed to turn things around and clinched a playoff berth, nearly upsetting the number 1 seeded Boston Celtics if it was not for Rajon Rondo's right thumb injury.

Sport Walk-off double from Betts lifts Red Sox over Cardinals
Author: 0 Walk-off double from Betts lifts Red Sox over Cardinals

The Red Sox stayed hot with Monday night's victory against visiting St. Louis giving the team wins in eleven of 13. "It changed the whole at-bat". Stopped him some some form around there have guys that never got home so I understand why they're so.

Sport Chelsea plot huge bid to trump Man Utd for Danny Rose
Author: 0 Chelsea plot huge bid to trump Man Utd for Danny Rose

It's noted that Chelsea could also make a move for Rose, but with just two weeks of the transfer window left to go, notoriously hard negotiator Levy won't be looking to let any key players leave Tottenham , especially after losing Kyle Walker to Manchester City last month.

Sport Dodgers Soil White Sox 6-1 Tuesday
Author: 0 Dodgers Soil White Sox 6-1 Tuesday

They have won all three meetings with the Sox this year and the two have hit the under in two of their three meetings. Yasiel Puig's two-run double in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Chicago White Sox 5-4 on Wednesday night for their second comeback win in as many games.

Sport Baltimore Removes Confederate Statues One Day After Voting On Issue
Author: 0 Baltimore Removes Confederate Statues One Day After Voting On Issue

Its head gave way and flattened into its neck as soon as it hit the ground, a poetic coda to a rich symbolic victory. The issue has always been debated in Richmond, which served as the capital of the Confederacy during the Civil War and has five soaring Confederate statues along its prestigious Monument Avenue, a boulevard lined with churches and historic mansions.

Sport Grigor Dimitrov sets up last-16 clash with Juan Martin Del Potro
Author: 0 Grigor Dimitrov sets up last-16 clash with Juan Martin Del Potro

Rafael Nadal extended his unbeaten run over Frenchman Richard Gasquet to 15 to reach the Cincinnati Open third round. "I'm exhausted. There was no hiding it", Zverev said. "If I do play him, I'll be very much looking forward to that and definitely think I can give him a good tussle". As a young player it might take time to build up confidence on the court and develop an ability to handle pressure effectively when pitted against seasoned opponents but Zverev seemed unfazed.

Sport Tillerson, Mattis present united front on North Korea
Author: 0 Tillerson, Mattis present united front on North Korea

Amid the heated rhetoric last week, North Korean state media said Kim had ordered senior generals to finalize a plan to fire four missiles less than 25 miles off Guam by mid-August. The post North Korea Chickens Out of Decision on Firing Missiles at US Territory appeared first on SIGNAL . 'The bottom line is we will defend the country, and for us that's war, ' he explained.

Sport Wenger wants Arsenal midfielder to stay
Author: 0 Wenger wants Arsenal midfielder to stay

John Terry of Aston Villa during the pre season friendly match against Watford . Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says Olivier Giroud is a big personality inside the locker room. One Twitter user joked: "Heaven forbid, the pink ears made me think it was #trump at first!" while another commented: "This is gold!" He might play again on Monday night (for the under-23s) but overall, what is important for him is the natural progression to be completely fit.

Sport Cesar Azpilicueta sends message to Chelsea board about new signings
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However, all hopes of a Chelsea renaissance were virtually shattered when Cesc Fabregas foolishly incurred a second yellow card with about ten minutes remaining. Nicholas says Conte may not have actually wanted to come back to Chelsea after his summer break but now must show he is fully committed. Drinkwater missed Leicester's Premier League defeat at Arsenal on Friday night through injury and Matty James stepped in to deputise, proving he would be a more than adequate replacement ...

Sport Dimitri Patterson in custody after courtroom escape attempt
Author: 0 Dimitri Patterson in custody after courtroom escape attempt

Police say Patterson, 34, became combative as Altfield began the hearing and the judge ordered him taken into custody. Patterson, who played for six National Football League teams from 2005 to 2013, will face more charges, including battery on a law enforcement officer, for trying to dash out of the courtroom, in the process knocking over an officer, who hit her head and was briefly hospitalized.

Sport National Basketball Association execs waiting for Knicks to crack on Porzingis-Irving talks
Author: 0 National Basketball Association execs waiting for Knicks to crack on Porzingis-Irving talks

Irving probably realizes deep down that the current Cavaliers roster doesn't have a significant chance to topple this Golden State team, judging from how both the Finals and offseason have materialized. Irving is a great offensive player, and even if he believes the earth is flat teams should be lining up to bring him in - at the right price. While he is expected to be traded ahead of next month's training camp, there are rumblings of Irving potentially staying in Cleveland for another year.

Sport West Indies motivated by criticism as they look to upset England
Author: 0 West Indies motivated by criticism as they look to upset England

Woakes, meanwhile, is hoping to make his global return from injury as he tries to inch out Toby Roland-Jones as third seamer. Watch the first Test between England and the West Indies - the first day-night Test in England - live on Sky Sports from 1pm on Sky Sports Cricket on Thursday (first ball 2pm), with over-by-over commentary and in-play video clips on our digital platforms.

Sport Lions 'Detest and Disavow' Use of Logo in Charlottesville Protest
Author: 0 Lions 'Detest and Disavow' Use of Logo in Charlottesville Protest

Image from Saturday's Unite the Right rally alongside a Detroit Lions helmet. The Detroit Red Wings issued a statement Saturday disavowing the logo's use at the rally and threatened legal action. The team is exploring legal options. "We will take immediate and all necessary steps to insure the use is discontinued as promptly as possible, and will vigorously pursue other remedies, as appropriate".

Sport Browns' Thomas doesn't want team to rush rookie QB Kizer
Author: 0 Browns' Thomas doesn't want team to rush rookie QB Kizer

Cody Kessler will follow Kizer, Jackson said. "My personal philosophy is as a quarterback it takes at least two or three years to have a basic level of understanding of National Football League defense and offenses, to be able to operate proficiently out there on the field, especially in Week 1".

Sport Patrick Twumasi eyes Celtic revenge in Champions League clash
Author: 0 Patrick Twumasi eyes Celtic revenge in Champions League clash

Griffiths grabbed goals in both legs a year ago before Dembele's late penalty saw the Hoops edge out Astana 3-2 on aggregate. Astana initially responded well after the break as it went in search of a lifeline, but it was sliced open by Celtic on the break with an hour played, Sinclair getting his second, albeit in controversial circumstances.