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Sport Wallabies winger Haylett-Petty out for 3 months
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Australia will have the unfamiliar experience of heading into potentially hostile territory for a home test match when they take on a resurgent South Africa side in the Rugby Championship in Perth on Saturday. The surprise selection was hooker Jordan Uelese on the bench. The Wallabies took a major step forward in their second Bledisloe Test against New Zealand.

Sport New Netflix film 'The Pope' to star Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce
Author: 0 New Netflix film 'The Pope' to star Anthony Hopkins and Jonathan Pryce

According to reports, the drama will try to portray the humility and dedication to the poor of Francis, who in the film does not want to become pope, and his influence for change within the Catholic Church. (Unfortunately, we could not find any fresh hot Benedict/Hannibal Lecter memes.) The Netflix film has some powerful creative forces behind it, including director Fernando Meirelles ( City of God ) and screenwriter Anthony McCarten ( The Theory of Everything , the forthcoming Winston ...

Sport La Liga wants Uefa to probe Man City's summer spending
Author: 0 La Liga wants Uefa to probe Man City's summer spending

La Liga has formally requested that UEFA opens an investigation into Manchester City's summer spending as an extension of the investigation already underway regarding Paris Saint-Germain and an alleged breach of Financial Fair Play rules.

Sport MAN UTD - Mourinho:
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Keeping Matic fit appears crucial to United's chances of winning the league while Lukaku's goals will determine how far Mourinho's team progresses in the Champions League. Along with Huddersfield Town, they are the only team to have a ideal defensive record so far this season in England. "But the Champions League is where we want to be and maybe I'm too ambitious, I don't know, but I want to be the manager with more matches [in the Champions League]".

Sport Dimitri Payet: I was a ****head at West Ham
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West Ham's objectives weren't the same as the last season, and I felt in danger for my football and my chances with the national team. Edimilson Fernandes, who played in all three of the Hammers' matches so far, hurt his ankle while playing for Switzerland's Under-21s, while Andre Ayew suffered a thigh injury playing for his native Ghana.

Sport Cavaliers shopping 2018 first-round Nets pick acquired in Kyrie Irving trade
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The drawn-out trade finally became official last week, due to concerns about Thomas' season ending hip injury, which he makes no mention of in The Players' Tribune . So, Thomas was going to adorn a Cavs jersey next season and play with arguably the NBA's best player in LeBron James while Irving would be wearing the green and white, right? "It's not that I don't understand [the trade ]".

Sport Premier League clubs vote for early closure of transfer window
Author: 0 Premier League clubs vote for early closure of transfer window

This change does not affect other European leagues, and only applies to the buying of players belonging to Premier League clubs. Only clubs in England's top flight are subject to the adjustment and they will still be able to sell any players once the new deadline has passed.

Sport Manchester City eye cut price January deal for Sanchez
Author: 0 Manchester City eye cut price January deal for Sanchez

Wenger admitted that Monaco man Thomas Lemar turned down a chance to join up at The Emirates ; amidst reports the north London bid £92 million for him. "Even in the games, you sit there before the games and even in players' minds they have no clarity". "The players who do not play or the players who are tapped up in October they already start again to think: 'Where do I go in January?'.

Sport Will Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer survive the weekend?
Author: 0 Will Crystal Palace manager Frank de Boer survive the weekend?

But, while it's only early days, he's already been lambasted after a pointless start to the season in which Palace have been hammered at home to new boys Huddersfield, defeated at Anfield by Liverpool, then booed off the pitch in another home loss, this time to Swansea.

Sport Philippe Coutinho returns to Liverpool training after worldwide duty
Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho returns to Liverpool training after worldwide duty

Coutinho has not played for Liverpool so far this season, but Ronaldinho is confident his compatriot will not go on strike ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. This week, it was time for Coutinho to take the blow. Apologies can be questioned, debated, pulled apart - brilliant displays cannot. With 20 clubs reported to have shown an interest in signing Origi during the final days of the transfer period, the Belgium worldwide said that Wolfsburg, with whom he already held ...

Sport Spurs signing wants new start
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Ivory Coast beat Gabon away 3-0 but surprisingly lost to the same opponents at home on Tuesday. But despite their slip-up, Ivory Coast now sit top of their group, with seven points from their opening four fixtures and will be confident of progressing to the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation.

Sport Rafael Nadal Now in US Open Semi-finals
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal Now in US Open Semi-finals

The Swiss ace has now exited the competition after a loss to Argentina's Juan Del Potro in the quarterfinals of the competition on Tuesday. His Roland Garros semi-final defeat to Federer in 2009 was also a five-setter. I think I did everything well after the third set". "It's going to be an interesting match to play. It's my favorite tournament, my favorite city to play tennis ".

Sport Birmingham beats Liverpool in UK's Commonwealth Games 2022 bid
Author: 0 Birmingham beats Liverpool in UK's Commonwealth Games 2022 bid

Last week, a Deloitte study estimated that hosting the games could be worth about £1bn to the North West's economy. The 2022 Games were originally handed to Durban in South Africa but the city was stripped of hosting rights by the Commonwealth Games Federation in March after the plan hit financial problems.

Sport Coleen Rooney Takes To Twitter In The Wake Of Recent Reports
Author: 0 Coleen Rooney Takes To Twitter In The Wake Of Recent Reports

After the news broke, Coleen jetted back to England from her holiday in Majorca to confront her husband , with an insider revealing that Coleen was feeling "livid and embarrassed". After everything that's happened over the past week or so, you'd think Wayne Rooney would be bending over backwards to appease Coleen and try to save their marriage.

Sport Four score: All US Open semifinalists in women's bracket are American
Author: 0 Four score: All US Open semifinalists in women's bracket are American

Now Kanepi will attempt to reach her first Major semi-final, but will have to face one of the very talented, and very young, women who would contest the final quarter-final place: Svitolina and Madison Keys . "We have to admire Serena and Venus, and Lindsay (Davenport), Jennifer (Capriati)". Vandeweghe was soon 3-1 up in the first set, but Pliskova won four of the next five games as a tie-break loomed.

Sport Lyon takes 3 wickets, Bangladesh struggles in 2nd innings
Author: 0 Lyon takes 3 wickets, Bangladesh struggles in 2nd innings

Lyon is among the few overseas bowler's who has tasted success in the sub-continent. While Lyon also surpassed ace India duo Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin in the list of most wickets taken in this calendar year. Bangladesh will now look to score runs at a brisk pace in order to successfully be able to set Australia a big target. Apart from Lyon, Australia have seen Warner flourish on this tour.

Sport Winning ugly not the answer for Arsenal and Wenger
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Cazorla has not played for 11 months and has undergone a series of procedures on his right ankle from which he has struggled to recover. However, it looks like the Spaniard is ready to step-up his recovery as Wenger has revealed that Cazorla is due to begin running outdoors at London Colney today.

Sport Dolphins hopeful to play Buccaneers in Week 1, want to keep bye
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Hurricane Irma has been upgraded to a category 5 storm with sustained winds of 175 miles per hour. The NFL said it is considering other options, including playing the game on Sunday at a neutral site or in Miami later this season. Both teams were scheduled to be off that week and now will play 16 consecutive games. Today, the National Football League announced their decision to have the Bucs vs Dolphins game rescheduled for Week 11 (November 19th) when both teams were supposed to have ...

Sport Hurricane Irma Forecasts Are Disrupting Florida's Football Weekend
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma Forecasts Are Disrupting Florida's Football Weekend

Authorities said even the "most solid buildings on the island have been destroyed", and now it's heading toward Florida. Teams use the bye week to rest and regroup during the season, and both the Buccaneers and Dolphins said they preferred to play the Week 1 game as scheduled, but on a neutral field.

Author: 0 Dolphins will not play at home on Sunday due to Irma

The league decided yesterday that the game would not be played Sunday in Miami because of Hurricane Irma, although it was unclear whether the game would move to another stadium or another date. The Buccaneers and Dolphins shared a scheduled bye in Week 11. Tampa Bay will open September 17 at home against the Chicago Bears. I've got a auto here and a bag full of clothes, and that's kind of it.

Sport Dolphins-Buccaneers game will not be played in Miami due to Irma
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The NFL said in a statement the approach of Hurricane Irma had forced the game at Miami's Hard Rock Stadium on Sunday to be axed on safety grounds. Maxwell said he last year's brush with danger was frightening. That's troubling to some players, who use the bye week to refresh and recover from injuries.

Sport New York Giants: Odell Beckham Jr. Was Present at Wednesday's Practice
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The Giants star, though, is refusing to rule himself out of calculations for week one of the season. I can say that it's a day to day thing - really trying to get better. I saw how a great state and every other state came together to help rebuild and take care of our friends, family and loved ones. Beckham said he wouldn't play Sunday if it had to be with a brace or tape on his ankle.

Sport Memorial marks Munich massacre
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President Reuven Rivlin departed for Germany on Tuesday evening the eve of 15 Elul, for a visit to Germany at the invitation of German President, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, where he will inaugurate a memorial to the Israeli athletes murdered at the 1972 Munich Olympics.

Sport Red Sox stole signs from Yankees using Apple Watch
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The report claims that the Red Sox used electronic devices like the Apple Watch to steal the signs used by the Yankees in their game against them. And then, the cream of the crop, the Red Sox coming back from a 3 games-to-none deficit to win four straight and beat the Yankees in the 2004 American League Championship Series.