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Sport Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger: I will return for Monaco's Thomas Lemar
Author: 0 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger: I will return for Monaco's Thomas Lemar

A move to City may have fallen through on deadline day after Arsenal failed to land the services of Thomas Lemar from Monaco , with Sanchez reportedly furious at not getting the move . "Yes, I hesitated over signing an extension for personal reasons", Wenger told Telefoot on Saturday. "You try to focus on that when you're in a hotel but when I get back I'm sure I will have a chat with the chairman and the manager, but before I left we'd said, "If something happens or it doesn't we'll ...

Sport Hokies lead WVU 3-0 after opening quarter
Author: 0 Hokies lead WVU 3-0 after opening quarter

The long wait is nearly over for Grier and both West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen and offensive coordinator Jake Spavital have said that Grier is ready to go and that they are both excited to turn him loose and see what he can do in a live setting.

Sport Alonso, Ricciardo, Verstappen and Sainz all get Monza grid drops
Author: 0 Alonso, Ricciardo, Verstappen and Sainz all get Monza grid drops

Grid penalties have been a recurring theme for Alonso through 2017 amid ongoing struggles for McLaren's engine partner, Honda, with a brand new power unit being taken on Friday to trigger a 35-place drop. "I'll give him the credit and say he raced clean and fair", said Ricciardo, when asked if the move had taken a fair degree of mutual trust between the drivers.

Sport Ruud van Nistelrooy impressed by Romelu Lukaku start at Man United
Author: 0 Ruud van Nistelrooy impressed by Romelu Lukaku start at Man United

Manchester United managed to wrap up a deal to bring Lukaku to Old Trafford back in July, despite Chelsea having been linked with a move to re-sign the Belgian forward. Lukaku liked the video on his official Twitter, following Van Nistelrooy doing the same. "Nine points, 10 goals and none against". So it looks good for the season.

Author: 0 Stroll becomes F1's youngest front-row starter with star Monza display

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany waves to a cameraman outside the team box ahead of a qualifying session for Sunday's Italian Formula One Grand Prix, at the Monza racetrack, Italy, Saturday, Sept. Verstappen's Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo was third ahead of Canadian rookie Lance Stroll of Williams , French rookie Esteban Ocon of Force India and Finn Valtteri Bottas , who was sixth in the second Mercedes.

Author: 0 Federer Better, Rafa Rallies At US Open; Shapovalov Sunday

Lopez rallied somewhat in the third set, but was unable to stop Federer marching on to the 4th round where he will face Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany, who qualified for the round of 16, beating Australian John Millman in straight sets .

Sport F1: Hamilton Takes Championship Lead after Italian GP Victory
Author: 0 F1: Hamilton Takes Championship Lead after Italian GP Victory

In another eye-catching performance from a hectic session full of late drama, France's Esteban Ocon will start third for Force India and alongside Hamilton's Finnish team mate Valtteri Bottas . He remained 4.5 seconds ahead of Bottas with Vettel third and Ricciardo, having started 16th closing fast in fourth. Vettel added: "It was entertaining, quite good fun".

Sport Carolina loses to Cal in opener at home
Author: 0 Carolina loses to Cal in opener at home

It was the type of performance that Tar Heel fans have become accustomed to seeing from their own quarterbacks in recent years-but that was certainly not the case on Saturday. A series of key plays helped Cal (1-0) take the lead just a few minutes into the fourth quarter. Despite holding strong against the run-the team's Achilles heel over the last couple seasons-explosive plays against the secondary proved to be the difference on Saturday.

Author: 0 Federer clicks into gear with straight-sets victory

Lopez had several chances in the second but could not take them, and he looked doomed when Federer broke early in the third. "I couldn't be happier to get a match in straight sets against Feliciano who has been a great competitor over the years".

Sport Celtics Send 2020 2nd Round Pick to Cleveland to Seal Irving Trade
Author: 0 Celtics Send 2020 2nd Round Pick to Cleveland to Seal Irving Trade

He is headed to the Celtics in exchange for Isaiah Thomas , Jae Crowder , Ante Zizic , a 2018 first-round pick through the Brooklyn Nets , and a 2020 second-round pick. The following year, the Celtics were eliminated in the first round once again, only this time it was at the hands of the Atlanta Hawks with the series lasting six games.

Sport Washington Redskins talk safety Su'a Cravens out of retirement
Author: 0 Washington Redskins talk safety Su'a Cravens out of retirement

Privately, some players were frustrated with Cravens, particularly the timing of his decision. After practice, multiple players said coach Jay Gruden addressed the players about Cravens' situation and said when discussing it with the media to stay focused on the season opener.

Sport Bills surprisingly cut RB Jonathan Williams
Author: 0 Bills surprisingly cut RB Jonathan Williams

Bu according Ian Rapoport of NFL Network , the Bills have made a surprising decision to cut Williams. The Bills seemed to prepare for not keeping Williams, keeping six other running backs (five not counting McCoy) on their initial 53-man roster.

Sport Kohli ton leads India to series whitewash
Author: 0 Kohli ton leads India to series whitewash

The right-hander went on to complete his 30th ODI century, equalling former Australian captain Ricky Ponting's tally. Chasing a target of 239, Kohli struck 110 not out while Kedar Jadhav contributed 63 as India won with more than three overs to spare.

Sport Heavyweights at Monza as Honda saga nears conclusion
Author: 0 Heavyweights at Monza as Honda saga nears conclusion

However, even if McLaren do jettison their £100million deal with Honda, there is still no guarantee Alonso will stay. Sunday's race highlighted McLaren's engine problems, with both Alonso and Stoffel Vandoorne forced to retire. Honda brings an estimated $100 million budget to McLaren each year, but Brown said the team's board, which includes the Bahrain sovereign wealth fund, would prioritise performance over money.

Sport Federer into US Open quaterfinals
Author: 0 Federer into US Open quaterfinals

More relevant numbers: Federer was broken eight times total in those matches, but only once against Lopez. I'm really pleased with the performance. I would have maybe had a setback and I couldn't have played at all. Open. Once he broke to lead 3-2 in the second set, Nadal appeared to be free of his early jitters and took hold of the match. I'm happy that today was straight.

Sport Howard Ignores Spread, Dumps UNLV 43-40 as 45-Point Underdog
Author: 0 Howard Ignores Spread, Dumps UNLV 43-40 as 45-Point Underdog

Howard beat UNLV to pull off the biggest point spread upset in college football history Saturday night, and Cam Newton's brother was a big reason. Your mind will immediately snap to the famous Appalachian State upset of MI when thinking of other upsets of this scale.

Sport Jordan Henderson keeps captaincy as Gareth Southgate demands England get Wembley roaring
Author: 0 Jordan Henderson keeps captaincy as Gareth Southgate demands England get Wembley roaring

England are two points ahead of Slovakia at the top of Group F and victory would put them on the brink of qualification for next summer's tournament in Russian Federation. "It will be great if we can get the level of support that stadium (Wembley) can bring". Southgate has rotated the captain's armband since easing former skipper Wayne Rooney out of his squad and with Rooney having since retired from worldwide football, England do not have a permanent captain.

Sport Sterling can bounce back from criticism - Southgate
Author: 0 Sterling can bounce back from criticism - Southgate

England are two points clear of closest rivals Slovakia at the top of Group F and a victory would put them on the brink of sealing their place in Russian Federation, while defeat would see them lose top spot. Four goals in the second period, however, including three in the final five minutes, made for an emphatic scoreline while Slovakia banked a 1-0 victory at home to Slovenia.

Sport North Korea says it just tested a hydrogen bomb
Author: 0 North Korea says it just tested a hydrogen bomb

North Korea conducted two nuclear tests last year and has been launching missiles at a record pace this year. In phone call on Friday, Trump and his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in agreed to enhance Seoul's deterrence against North Korea by boosting its missile capabilities, Yonhap reported , citing Seoul's presidential office, Cheong Wa Dae.

Sport Marchionne: Ferrari screwed up at Monza
Author: 0 Marchionne: Ferrari screwed up at Monza

The result saw Hamilton move into the lead of the drivers' championship by three points with seven races remaining, having wiped away Vettel's advantage in the past two races. Speaking about the weekend, Raikkonen said: "We lacked speed unfortunately and then the balance maybe wasn't correct. It looks quite close between us and the Ferraris, so I anticipate it's going to be similar to the last race in that sense".

Sport Lemar offer will be lodged - Wenger
Author: 0 Lemar offer will be lodged - Wenger

Are we going to make another offer? 'He is always ready to receive the ball, he is quite complete in both defence and attack'. He said: 'I wanted FFP initially, but now I think it should be scrapped. Regardless of whether PSG broke FFP rules to sign Mbappe, Wenger insists the former Monaco starlet could end up being well worth the astronomical sum.