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Sport Next Gen Finals draw event takes tennis 'back to zero'
Author: 0 Next Gen Finals draw event takes tennis 'back to zero'

Writing for sport360.com, journalist Reem Abulleil, who was at the draw ceremony, wrote: "There was inappropriate dancing, gloves that were removed by a player's teeth, and many more cringe-worthy moments but I'll spare you the details". That letter would then correspond to the round-robin group into which the player would go. One model suggestively took off her jacket to reveal the letter B on her back, while Denis Shapovalov discovered he was in Group A when his chosen model pulled up a lace ...

Sport Blue Jays great Roy Halladay killed in small plane crash
Author: 0 Blue Jays great Roy Halladay killed in small plane crash

The Florida Fish and Wildlife, U.S. Coast Guard, Pasco Fire Department and Pasco Sheriff's Office are all responding to the scene. Halladay, 40, was a keen pilot whose Twitter feed includes several references to his love of flying - including his brand new ICON MY2018 A5 plane.

Sport 1 dead after plane crash in Gulf of Mexico
Author: 0 1 dead after plane crash in Gulf of Mexico

Reports out of Florida matched the plane's registration number to Halladay's own ICON A5 light sport aircraft, which he has posted frequently about since seemingly acquiring the airplane on October 17. Authorities have scheduled a news conference for 4:30 p.m. He was known to post pictures of his flying and was known to occasionally take guests with him on his flights.

Sport Dabo Swinney: Laptop accusations were challenge to our integrity
Author: 0 Dabo Swinney: Laptop accusations were challenge to our integrity

The laptop issue from Saturday's Clemson-NC State game isn't going away. During his Tuesday press conference, Swinney said he put together his own investigation. A photo emerged showing a laptop on the Clemson sideline, which is a violation of NCAA rules. "But on that, I want to launch an investigation, too.

Sport WOW Air Will Start Flying Out of JFK in 2018 - and They're Offering $99 Flights to Celebrate!
Author: 0 WOW Air Will Start Flying Out of JFK in 2018 - and They're Offering $99 Flights to Celebrate!

The airline will begin flying from the capital to JFK Airport, via Reykjavik, from April 26, 2018. Good news, New Yorkers - Iceland's low-priced airline, WOW Air, will be offering flights out of JFK beginning April 26, 2018. The $99 flights are also available from Newark, Cleveland, and Cincinnati, to Paris, Amsterdam, London, Frankfurt, Dublin, Copenhagen, and Berlin. Announcing the new route, Skúli Mogensen, founder and CEO of WOW air, said: "Since launching our Newark route a year ago, ...

Sport Colin Kaepernick agrees to attend league meeting
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick agrees to attend league meeting

The thought was that since those meetings had not brought a resolution, the players should try a formal mediation. There are some who believe Kaepernick has been blackballed for his protests, and cite the fact that a number of allegedly inferior quarterbacks have been signed this season because of injuries.

Sport Sam Allardyce denies Everton agreement
Author: 0 Sam Allardyce denies Everton agreement

He is still on the shortlist for the job but Allardyce is understood to be the front-runner, with former Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare, who was appointed to his England coaching staff, albeit briefly, set to be his number two. Speaking to Talksport on Tuesday, Allardyce denied reports he has already met with the Everton board about becoming their next manager but said he was open to talks.

Sport Disney faces film critics boycott blacklisting the LA Times
Author: 0 Disney faces film critics boycott blacklisting the LA Times

According to USA Today , Disney films are being barred by several "prominent" film critic groups over the Mouse's blacklisting of the LA. I told you they banned LA Times critics from screenings after the paper ran an article critical of Disney's business dealings in Anaheim, California, home of Disneyland.

Author: 0 Youngsters named in USMNT squad for Portugal friendly

More than half the players on the US roster are 24 years old or younger, and seven players have taken part in the USA's previous two U-20 World Cup cycles: Kellyn Acosta , Cameron Carter-Vickers, Lynden Gooch , Ethan Horvath, Matt Miazga , Weston McKennie and Josh Sargent.

Sport Oxlade-Chamberlain needs to get up to Liverpool speed, says Klopp
Author: 0 Oxlade-Chamberlain needs to get up to Liverpool speed, says Klopp

Oxlade-Chamberlain moved to Liverpool ahead of interest from defending Premier League champions Chelsea , while Arsenal wanted to offer the English midfielder a new contract. I'm happy, really happy, that he could make this decisive moment [scoring the third goal in Liverpool's win]. It would make life easier. While some players have many, elaborate ones (Steven Gerrard songs come to mind), or more simpler chants, they're often a final sign that a player has finally been accepted into ...

Author: 0 Avis Budget shares slide 11% in after-market trading

According to Zacks, "Avis Budget is aggressively increasing its presence in existing markets, while foraying in new markets like Iceland and Costa Rica". The number of shares now owned by investors are 265.39 mln. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link .

Sport Suns Deal Bledsoe To Bucks
Author: 0 Suns Deal Bledsoe To Bucks

He claimed it was about a hair salon, but most believe he was talking about playing for the lowly, but youthful Suns. While the fine had not been announced as of Monday, it was then mentioned by general manager Ryan McDonough , who didn't comment further on the issue.

Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku responds to the critics

Manchester United are aiming to win the Premier League title this season after the disappointment of their sixth placed finish under Jose Mourinho last term. "That is nowhere near good enough". The ex-United stalwart told Sky Sports: "I thought they got killed in midfield". He takes the ball into tight areas, holds the ball, beats a man.

Author: 0 Athletics: Farah, Van Niekerk, Barshim up for athlete of year

Barshim won the world high jump title, clearing 2.35 meters without a miss. Farah, a four-time Olympic champion, defended his 10000m at the world championships and finished second in the 5000m in the British capital in August. Meanwhile, 2016 women's victor Ayana will be up against Greek pole-vaulter Ekaterini Stefanidi and Belgian heptathlete Nafissatou Thiam - who has a Senegalese father - following a three-way process which involved The IAAF Council, the IAAF "Family" and athletics fans ...

Sport Pochettino hopes for understanding from England over Kane
Author: 0 Pochettino hopes for understanding from England over Kane

Harry Kane was fit enough to play against Crystal Palace but was withdrawn with 13 minutes remaining. " Jake Livermore has been added to the England squad following the withdrawal of Harry Kane and Harry Winks through injury", the FA said after earlier calling up Keane.

Sport The Ashes: Steven Finn sent home from Australia with torn knee cartilage
Author: 0 The Ashes: Steven Finn sent home from Australia with torn knee cartilage

In a judgement some may find surprising, given the older group combined for a total of 627 Test wickets, including 75 in that Ashes series alone, Harris said that this summer's combination boasted a more outstanding collection of fast-bowling attributes than the one he was a part of, starting with Hazlewood's greater height.

Sport Regal Monarch put down after falling in Melbourne Cup day race
Author: 0 Regal Monarch put down after falling in Melbourne Cup day race

Regal Monarch has been taken to the Werribee veterinary centre with a suspected shoulder injury. Regal Monarch had won four races from his 17 starts. Moreira was rounding the turn on Regal Monarch in the 2800 metre race when his horse crashed to the turf underneath him and he landed heavily on the ground.

Sport Paradise Papers | F1 champion Lewis Hamilton set up company in Malta
Author: 0 Paradise Papers | F1 champion Lewis Hamilton set up company in Malta

Leaked documents showed as many as 50 such schemes involving the Isle of Man, according to the BBC. The Guardian also reported that he holds a company in Malta, 44IP, with the company's stated goal being to hold "image rights. "Those advisers have assured Lewis that everything is above board and the matter is now in the hands of his lawyers", said a statement issued by Hamilton's representatives.

Sport Anthony Martial: 'I want to play more at Manchester United'
Author: 0 Anthony Martial: 'I want to play more at Manchester United'

Winning the UEFA Champions League, meanwhile, will be a huge fillip for the club as well as Mourinho , in particular. In addition, Mourinho's tactical negativity is a source of embarrassment to the club's fans and he should use this global break to refresh his own approach on and off the field.

Sport Conte insists Luiz omission in United win was tactical
Author: 0 Conte insists Luiz omission in United win was tactical

However, Conte insisted that the decision to go with Christensen was purely tactical, playing down suggestions of a breakdown in the pair's relationship. "I'd be happy to eat humble pie if I'm wrong - and there's part of me that will be pleased if I am because I've a lot of respect for the guy". The dropping of Luiz created a real buzz: no injury; entirely tactical; had he and Antonio Conte had a falling out? During that dressing down, Conte questioned Luiz, along with other members of the ...

Author: 0 West Ham fans give honest opinion on Twitter after Slaven Bilic sacking

Bilic's tenure ended in a meeting with David Sullivan on Monday morning and the club moved immediately to secure the services of Moyes, who flew in from Qatar for talks in London . 'He is highly regarded and respected within the game, and will bring fresh ideas, organisation and enthusiasm. 'We need somebody with experience, knowledge of the Premier League and the players in it, and we believe David is the right man to turn things around and get the best out of the players at the Club.

Sport Mitchell Starc stuns with twin hat-tricks
Author: 0 Mitchell Starc stuns with twin hat-tricks

Starc finished with figures of 4-56 as his team took a 94-run first-innings lead. Having gone wicketless in the second innings up to that point, Starc had Jason Behrendorff caught behind and then bowled David Moody with the last two balls of his 15th over, then returned to have Jon Wells caught at slip by the captain Steven Smith with the first ball of his 16th.

Sport Bilic admits he expected West Ham sacking
Author: 0 Bilic admits he expected West Ham sacking

Moyes' first game in charge will be against Watford at Vicarage Road on November 19. It is Moyes' extensive top-flight experience, however, that makes him the ideal candidate to take over the east London club, says Adam. "Sadly, performances and results have not been of the expected standard", Gold and Sullivan said in a statement, "and, in recent weeks, we have not seen enough indication of the required improvement to give us the encouragement that things would change and we would meet our ...