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Sport Jared Donaldson sets up meeting with Rafael Nadal in Shanghai
Author: 0 Jared Donaldson sets up meeting with Rafael Nadal in Shanghai

The top-ranked Spaniard and No. 2 Roger Federer both advanced by winning their opening matches in straight sets. I think I am able to adapt my game to the new times. Nadal and Federer are both in contention for the season-ending No. 1 ranking, although only Nadal can clinch that honor this week. "It is not my first time to get injured and then win tournaments later", he added, "Of course it is a nice feeling to win, but is a feeling that I already had a few times in my career".

Sport Stunned US face major questions after World Cup debacle
Author: 0 Stunned US face major questions after World Cup debacle

We're building a consistent professional league. The U.S. loss "is a blow to Fox Sports' soccer ambitions", Steven Cahall, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets, said Wednesday in a note. Previous coach Jurgen Klinsmann did not have the USA on tract to qualify for the World Cup after home losses to Mexico and Costa Rica. He then called for accountability from every level of soccer in the U.S.

Sport Paul Scholes holds talks over Oldham Athletic manager's job
Author: 0 Paul Scholes holds talks over Oldham Athletic manager's job

Scholes is a life-long Oldham fan and a regular visitor to Boundary Park but has no managerial experience apart from a brief stint as part of Ryan Giggs' backroom staff following David Moyes' dismissal as Manchester United manager. Sheridan left Oldham at the foot of the table but they have risen to 19th under the temporary management of Richie Wellens, their former midfielder, who wants the permanent job.

Sport Man Utd vs Liverpool is just another game, nothing to prove - Mourinho
Author: 0 Man Utd vs Liverpool is just another game, nothing to prove - Mourinho

The 29-year-old has impressed for United this season and in United's last game before the worldwide break, he scored twice as they beat Crystal Palace 4-0. Mourinho's United have been imperious in the Premier League so far this season, scoring 21 goals and conceding just twice. 'At Anfield I've had great moments and I've had bad moments, ' he told Sky Sports .

Sport Panama ballboy becomes global hero after hilarious intervention in World Cup game
Author: 0 Panama ballboy becomes global hero after hilarious intervention in World Cup game

But their 2-1 win over Costa Rica also highlighted global soccer body FIFA's surprising decision not to use goal-line technology in the qualifiers, as the ball did not appear to fully cross the line for their first goal. Panama broke United States hearts with an 87th-minute victor against Costa Rica but it was their equaliser which will rub salt into USA wounds. Combine that with the 52nd minute "phantom goal" and American football fans and media have
been left feeling aggrieved.

Sport Andrew Wiggins agrees to 5-year, $148 million extension with Timberwolves
Author: 0 Andrew Wiggins agrees to 5-year, $148 million extension with Timberwolves

The team did not disclose contract details, but ESPN initially reported the value to be $148 million before Shams Charania of The Vertical reported the final value at $146.5 million - without a player option. The much-anticipated Andrew Wiggins contract extension is complete. Wiggins made great strides as a scorer in his first three years, improving as a 3-point shooter, developing a low-post game and using his athleticism and strength to get to the free throw line.

Sport Sean Payton calls Adrian Peterson trade
Author: 0 Sean Payton calls Adrian Peterson trade "common sense"

A lawsuit filed in Minneapolis accuses former Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson of defaulting on a $2.4 million loan. Peterson said he met every Tuesday with Saints coach Sean Payton to have a "conversation". The lawsuit filed Tuesday in Hennepin County Court says Peterson failed to meet the bank's demands and must pay the balance, plus interest. "It was something I was praying about".

Sport Pogba returns to training for Manchester United after hamstring injury
Author: 0 Pogba returns to training for Manchester United after hamstring injury

Pogba posted a series of videos on Instagram on Wednesday, which showed him jogging on a treadmill and working in the gym. I'm no physiotherapist or doctor, so I cannot accurately tell you whether the exercises Pogba is currently going through are standard for this stage of rehabilitation, or whether the 24-year-old is now actually ahead of schedule and could be set for a return just before the November global break.

Sport Patriots vs. Jets Point Spread: NFL Week 6 Odds, Prediction
Author: 0 Patriots vs. Jets Point Spread: NFL Week 6 Odds, Prediction

But while there's been lots of negativity surrounding New England and lots of positivity around the Jets , Tom Brady's squad still remain heavy favorites this coming Sunday, and for good reason. In retrospect, the Patriots have been just all right. For instance, not only are the Pats 3-2, but so are the Jets . The New York Jets (3-2) are riding in three-game winning streak.

Author: 0 Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:OXY) Broker Price Targets For The Coming Week

The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Tuesday, July 18 with "Buy". The stock of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) has "Sector Perform" rating given on Thursday, December 17 by Iberia Capital Partners. (NYSE:GVA) for 6,261 shares. Rampart Management Ltd Liability holds 0.19% or 8,768 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:SOR) or 45,692 shares. Finally, Federated Investors Inc.

Sport Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie leaves Giants facility, will be suspended
Author: 0 Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie leaves Giants facility, will be suspended

New York Giants head coach Ben McAdoo said Wednesday the team will suspend Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie after the cornerback decided not to take part in practice. McAdoo responded to the idea that he lost control by saying he was not really interested in what people think. She later got another statement from the cornerback that clarifies the situation a little more.

Sport Florida man suffers burns putting on flaming jersey
Author: 0 Florida man suffers burns putting on flaming jersey

TC Palm said the sheriff's report described third-degree burns on Salyers right arm and hand and second-degree back burns. At the hospital, deputies spoke with a couple who admitted they were watching the National Football League game and agreed to burn the losing team's jersey.

Sport Gritty India lose to Colombia 2-1 in U-17 World Cup
Author: 0 Gritty India lose to Colombia 2-1 in U-17 World Cup

The Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium has been a mecca for Indian football fans ever since the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 kicked-off and the fans have cheered the young colts through every second of the matches. In Anwar's absence, Namit Deshpande, who started against Colombia, may pair with Jitendra Singh as central defenders. After suffering a heavy defeat against the US and a narrow reverse against Colombia, a win against Ghana is a must if India want to see any chance of progressing ...

Sport Senior pacer Nehra may retire from global cricket
Author: 0 Senior pacer Nehra may retire from global cricket

He is set to play his last match on his home ground - Feroz Shah Kotla in New Delhi . "Had there not been a match at Kotla next month, Ashish would have retired after playing the third T20 worldwide at Hyderabad on Friday, October 13". This year he played for Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). Nehra recently made headlines for having passed the rigorous Yo-Yo Test and paved his way into the T20I side, in spite of being a senior player.

Sport Dolphins to add Dave DeGugliemo as offensive line coach
Author: 0 Dolphins to add Dave DeGugliemo as offensive line coach

According to the Miami Herald , the liens were placed against the $625,000 house the Foersters own in Tampa, Florida. "After speaking with Chris this morning, he accepted full responsibility and we accepted his resignation effective immediately".

Sport Anthony Martial 'very content' at Manchester United amid Arsenal transfer speculation
Author: 0 Anthony Martial 'very content' at Manchester United amid Arsenal transfer speculation

And the Mail adds that, with Martial behind Marcus Rashford in the United pecking order and "unlikely to play down the middle given Romelu Lukaku's hot start to life at the club", Barcelona could make their move sooner rather than later. Manchester Evening News claim that the France global is "very content" at United following his barnstorming start to the campaign. The newspaper says the French worldwide is happy at Old Trafford and he seems to be winning over Mourinho after the United ...

Sport Red Sox fire manager Farrell after five seasons
Author: 0 Red Sox fire manager Farrell after five seasons

What is slightly more noteworthy, however, is that the Red Sox say even a World Series would not have saved the manager's job. The team said a search for a new manager will begin immediately. Farrell's first season in 2013 was highlighted by Boston's eighth World Series championship. Farrell is 586-548 (.517 winning percentage) overall as a major league manager.

Sport Pallavi Purkayastha murder: Convict who jumped parole arrested by Mumbai police
Author: 0 Pallavi Purkayastha murder: Convict who jumped parole arrested by Mumbai police

After Pallavi's murder, the government asked the security agencies to do a detailed background check of their employees and maintain a complete file about them. "Then we changed our look and chose to keep an eye on him". Here, too, they faced several roadblocks as Mogul's mother, who was in the know of the police's plan, had advised her son against leaving the village.

Author: 0 Porsche Built an Electric Cayman to Show Off "Porsche Turbo Charging"

It's a research vehicle that can charge at a massive rate. It hits 100 km/h from a standstill in just 3.3 seconds, and has a claimed 200-kilometre range from its battery pack. The system can also charge two cars simultaneously providing them with 160kW of power each. That's close to three times the 120-kW charge that a Tesla Supercharger can deliver.

Author: 0 Mark Hunt angry after UFC pulls him from fight for medical reasons

Marcin Tybura . Hunt's spot will be filled by former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum , who needed just 65 seconds to submit Walt Harris at UFC 216 on October 7. "My body is f-- but my mind is still here", Hunt wrote for Players Voice . "I don't slur my words, and [it] is a is a running joke between my wife and me my memory isn't that great, but who remembers shit they don't want to".

Sport Danny Rose wants to leave Tottenham Hotspur to join Manchester United
Author: 0 Danny Rose wants to leave Tottenham Hotspur to join Manchester United

Rose has not played since suffering knee ligament damage in a game at Sunderland in January. RAY WILKINS has named his combined Liverpool and Manchester United XI. And a new left back ranks high on Mourinho's list of transfer priorities, with Daley Blind, Ashley Young and Matteo Darmian having shared the role so far this season.

Sport Arsenal to drop Ramsey for Wilshere after Wales World Cup woe?
Author: 0 Arsenal to drop Ramsey for Wilshere after Wales World Cup woe?

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere insists that he is enjoying roles as a deep midfielder as well as an incutting number 10 and wants to get more minutes under his belt for the Gunners . The England global is now keen to make his first appearance in the Premier League, having impressed in his limited outings thus far. Limited to a substitute's role in the Europa League against Cologne and two starts against Doncaster and Bate Borisov in the cups, Wenger seems reluctant to trust Wilshere.

Sport Annoyed Real Madrid notify Man Utd of Bale's availability
Author: 0 Annoyed Real Madrid notify Man Utd of Bale's availability

The report claims that Benzema has been added to the mix due to Bale's valuation dropping as a result of his regular injury woes, while Modric is an option if Spurs refuse the initial offer. Indeed, Manchester United boss Mourinho admitted that the player himself wasn't open to a move to Old Trafford at this point in his career despite relentless talk of a return to the Premier League.

Sport Ozil left embarrassed as no clubs willing to meet wage demands
Author: 0 Ozil left embarrassed as no clubs willing to meet wage demands

The Chile worldwide wants a pay rise to stay in north London but also has doubts over Arsenal's ambition. "There's a rumour that he goes to Manchester United ". Though Riedle believes a return to Germany would be the best for Ozil, he believes the riches on offer in the Premier League could sway his decision.

Sport Jurgen Klopp told to build Liverpool FC defence worthy of Philippe Coutinho
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp told to build Liverpool FC defence worthy of Philippe Coutinho

Barca director Albert Soler later revealed that Liverpool had requested €200 million for the diminutive playmaker, just short of what Neymar joined Paris Saint-Germain for weeks earlier. BARCA TARGET ALLINow we all know that Philippe Coutinho and Dele Alli are two very different players, but Spanish newspaper SPORT are unaware of such subtleties and claim on Monday morning that Barcelona are really rather keen on the Tottenham No.