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Sport Barcelona u-turn on Seri as focus on Di Maria, Coutinho, Dembélé
Author: 0 Barcelona u-turn on Seri as focus on Di Maria, Coutinho, Dembélé

However, it looks like the English duo could be about to miss out as the report is citing Mundo Deportivo as saying that Barcelona are now closing-in on a deal to sign Seri . Having agreed outline personal terms with Seri the club suddenly changed course late on Tuesday and chose to look elsewhere. Seri is believed to have a €40 million release clause in his contract with the Ligue 1 club, who have often made it clear that they are seeking the maximum amount for their player.

Sport Florida prepares to execute its first inmate in 19 months
Author: 0 Florida prepares to execute its first inmate in 19 months

But barring any last-minute legal maneuvers, that will happen around 6 p.m. Thursday at Florida State Prison in Starke. -- Florida Department of Corrections officials changed the three-drug lethal injection protocol a year after Scott signed Asay's death warrant, adopting the use of a drug never before used in Florida or in any other state for executions.

Sport Nike Does Damage Control, Issues New Training Kits To Team India
Author: 0 Nike Does Damage Control, Issues New Training Kits To Team India

The Court also asked the Committee of Administrators (CoA) to formulate a new constitution for the BCCI and directed the trio of Chaudhury, Choudhury, and Khanna to be present in the Court for the next hearing on September 19. This was done after SC ordered BCCI to only allow state associations' office-bearers inside the SGM. In its principal judgement of July 18 previous year the court had given the BCCI a maximum of six months to implement the approved reforms.

Sport US Navy to Relieve Admiral of Command After Collisions
Author: 0 US Navy to Relieve Admiral of Command After Collisions

It said the Malaysian navy discovered the remains while searching the area where the US guided-missile destroyer collided with merchant vessel Alnic MC on Monday. Megan Partlow of OH, who said her fiance was on board the McCain , told The Associated Press in a Facebook message that they last communicated on Sunday and she was losing hope of seeing him again.

Sport Man United to begin League Cup defense v Burton in 3rd round
Author: 0 Man United to begin League Cup defense v Burton in 3rd round

The draw is scheduled to be made at approximately 11:15am local time but the time difference with China means that is 4:15am United Kingdom time. There could be as many as three Aussies on the pitch at Goldsands Stadium after Brad Smith and Adam Federici's AFC Bournemouth were pitted against Mat Ryan and Brighton.

Sport Champions League draw: The Pots
Author: 0 Champions League draw: The Pots

Premier League champions Chelsea , runners-up Tottenham and third-placed Manchester City are all in the draw. Pot 1 was already set in stone as the defending champions Real Madrid were joined by domestic champions Bayern Munich , Chelsea , Juventus , Monaco , Benfica , Spartak Moscow and Shakhtar Donetsk.

Sport Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees
Author: 0 Detroit Tigers vs. New York Yankees

Sanchez's first-inning homers the last two nights have led the Yankees putting up 23 runs and 30 hits in winning two straight from a Tigers club that looks like its mailing it in for the season in all ways. Of his 19 pitches, 10 went for strikes. "It's just the command right now. I feel like there have been more exercises that I've gone through this time around, so I feel like I am coming back at a faster pace".

Sport Hooker Dane Coles relishing return to All Blacks starting side
Author: 0 Hooker Dane Coles relishing return to All Blacks starting side

Kerevi has paid the price for his poor defensive display in last week's 54-34 defeat to New Zealand and is out of the match squad altogether, with Tevita Kuridrani replacing him at outside centre. Fullback Damian McKenzie and blindside flanker Liam Squire are retained, having justified their Sydney selections with stand-out attacking performances.

Sport Four transfers Manchester United could complete this summer
Author: 0 Four transfers Manchester United could complete this summer

That is our challenge. The German is often chastised for his apparent lack of work rate in the defensive phase, and was so again after the 1-0 loss away to Stoke. Manchester United's last season didn't go according to the plan in the Premier League although they won the Europa trophy, beating Dutch giants Ajax in the final.

Sport Union Cabinet raises ceiling on OBC creamy layer
Author: 0 Union Cabinet raises ceiling on OBC creamy layer

The Commission shall be known as the Commission to examine the sub-categorization of Other Backward Classes. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley also ruled out sub categorisation of scheduled castes on the lines of OBCs. On Monday, Shah had asked BJP chief ministers to "expose" the Opposition Congress's alleged intent to stall legislation to grant constitutional status to the NCBC in the monsoon session of Parliament that concluded recently.

Sport Wayne Rooney retires from global football
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney retires from global football

I want to thank all who helped me a lot. The former Manchester United captain scored 53 times in 119 internationals. 17 - Rooney made his global debut as a substitute in a friendly against Australia in February 2003 aged 17 years and 111 days - an England record at the time, since surpassed by Theo Walcott.

Sport LaVar Ball: Jay-Z bought three pairs of ZO2s, praises basketball dad
Author: 0 LaVar Ball: Jay-Z bought three pairs of ZO2s, praises basketball dad

Smith impressed scouts - and his fellow rookies, apparently - with standout athleticism and explosiveness in the NBA Las Vegas Summer League, where he averaged 17.8 points per game. However, Malcolm Brogdon of the Milwaukee Bucks actually claimed the Rookie of the Year Award once the season was over. Lonzo, who could visibly be seen getting slightly more agitated with the questions, added that he hasn't spoken to Jay Z personally, but did say he should be getting his sneakers in ...

Sport Red Sox acquire Rajai Davis from A's
Author: 0 Red Sox acquire Rajai Davis from A's

With Jackie Bradley Jr . going on the 10-day disabled list earlier today due to a sprained left thumb, the Red Sox thought it would be best to add some depth for insurance as they continue their push for the postseason. He led the American League with 43 steals a year ago for Cleveland , and also hit a big home run in Game 7 of the World Series off Cubs closer Aroldis Chapman .

Sport Barcelona sues Neymar for $12.6m
Author: 0 Barcelona sues Neymar for $12.6m

Besides £8m, Barcelona demands an additional 10% charge as a delayed payment. Paris Saint Germain shocked the whole world when they triggered FC Barcelona star Neymar Jr's release clause of 222 million Euros. "There were three conditions [to the bonus]: one, that the player does not negotiate with another club in the last three months before July 31", Barca said at the time.

Sport Season over for Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal, who needs Tommy John surgery
Author: 0 Season over for Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal, who needs Tommy John surgery

Rosenthal finishes the year at 3-4 with a 3.40 ERA and a K/BB ratio of 76/20 in 47.2 innings with 11 saves. The St. Louis Cardinals will be without their closer for the rest of the season. Sherriff, who was is 5-1 with a 3.19 ERA in 53 2/3 innings for Memphis, gives the Cardinals three lefties in their bullpen. Of his 48 appearances this season, 37 have been scoreless and he has not allowed a home run since June 9, a span of 24 games.

Sport Sunshine State first: Four teams ranked in preseason poll
Author: 0 Sunshine State first: Four teams ranked in preseason poll

And Penn State, who finished sixth in the poll, will start the season with its best ranking since it started the 1999 season ranked third. TCU went 6-7 in 2016, and return one of the most talented quarterbacks in the country in Kenny Hill .

Sport ESPN's Ryen Russillo arrested in Wyoming on criminal entry charge
Author: 0 ESPN's Ryen Russillo arrested in Wyoming on criminal entry charge

Police were called at about 3:30 a.m.to the 500 block of Snow King Loop for a report of an intoxicated man refusing to leave. Ryen Russillo was arrested by police at 4am in the town of Jackson. The charge is punishable by no more than six months of prison time or a $750 fine, or both. Russillo is now the host of " The Russillo Show " on ESPN News and ESPN radio.

Sport Jim McElwain Says Florida Will Beat The
Author: 0 Jim McElwain Says Florida Will Beat The "Heck" Out Of Michigan

And the lack of the Wolverines' updated 2017 roster with just 10 days to go before the season opener between both teams in Texas. MI was under some siege last week after a public request was made for release of the Wolverines' roster. "The key for us is putting them in those positions that play to their strengths". I don't know yet. "I think they're all going to play". It's really more so the competition has really brought out some good things.

Sport Telling Sign Shows Dwyane Wade May Be Headed Back to Miami
Author: 0 Telling Sign Shows Dwyane Wade May Be Headed Back to Miami

That was before the Bulls traded All-Star guard Jimmy Butler to the Timberwolves, and now Wade apparently wants out. The Cleveland Cavaliers just traded away Kyrie Irving and got Isaiah Thomas , Jae Crowder , Ante Zizic and a 2018 unprotected first-round draft pick.

Sport Guillem Balague gives update on Barcelona's pursuit of Liverpool's Coutinho
Author: 0 Guillem Balague gives update on Barcelona's pursuit of Liverpool's Coutinho

Jurgen Klopp says the decision over whether to retain Coutinho has been in the hands of the board but that his personal relationship with the player has not been affected by the long-running saga. Yes, indeed, absolutely, 100%. Coutinho is yet to feature this season due to a back injury picked up in pre-season and will once again be unavailable when the Reds host Hoffenheim on Wednesday night.

Author: 0 Liverpool manager says everything is ok with want-away Coutinho

Klopp rejected suggestions the pair's relationship had deteriorated and claimed Coutinho - also said to be nursing a back problem - would be straight back in contention once he was ready to return. Balague suggests that the Spanish giants are fully aware that Liverpool will reject their final £128.8m offer but they are submitting it to appease Coutinho and are now focussing their attention on signing Ousame Dembele and Angel Di Maria instead.

Sport Ashwini Ponnappa eyes podium at World Badminton Championships in Glasgow
Author: 0 Ashwini Ponnappa eyes podium at World Badminton Championships in Glasgow

Coming to the men's singles, Srikanth has been one of the in-form players in world badminton at present. Tanvi Lad couldn't continue her good show in the second round, as she lost to second seed Sung Ji Hyun 21-9 21-19. Praneeth will take on Anthony Ginting of Indonesia while Nehwal will face Sabrina Jacquet of Switzerland. Praneeth took a lot of time to settle in the match.

Sport Tottenham Defender Kyle Walker-Peters Signs New Contract With Club Until 2020
Author: 0 Tottenham Defender Kyle Walker-Peters Signs New Contract With Club Until 2020

Whispers that Spurs might be on the verge of signing Serge Aurier from Paris Saint Germain present a much bigger threat to Walker-Peters' prospects this season. The young defender made his debut for Tottenham in their 2-0 win over Newcastle on the opening weekend of the Premier League campaign but did not feature against Chelsea in the 2-1 defeat at Wembley as Trippier came back into the side.

Sport Braun Strowman attacks Brock Lesnar on WWE RAW
Author: 0 Braun Strowman attacks Brock Lesnar on WWE RAW

Instead of talking, Strowman immediately attacks the Universal Champion. Strowman hits Lesnar with not one, but two powerslams before the Monster Among Men holds the Universal title up high and walks to the back. 8-Man Tag: Gran Metalik, Rich Swann, Cedric Alexander, & Mustafa Ali def. Drew Gulak, Tony Nese, Noam Dar, & Ariya DaivariThis match is essentially an advertisement for 205 Live , WWE's weekly hour-long show featuring the Cruiserweight Division.