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Sport Iraqi premier on anti-terror outreach to Saudi Arabia, Iran
Author: 0 Iraqi premier on anti-terror outreach to Saudi Arabia, Iran

He said the directives issued by Saudi Arabia , the UAE and Bahrain to address the humanitarian needs of families with joint nationalities appeared to be inadequate, and his office had received reports of specific individuals being ordered to return home or to leave the country they are residing in.

Sport Liverpool Have Made An Approach For £25m Rated Premier League Star
Author: 0 Liverpool Have Made An Approach For £25m Rated Premier League Star

Arsenal are reluctant to sell, especially to a domestic rival, but won't risk losing Oxlade-Chamberlain for nothing next summer. According to The Mirror , Arsenal have always be keen to keep hold of the England worldwide, but they are now considering selling due to a lack of progress in contract talks.

Sport Roger Federer routs Alexander Zverev to win ninth Halle title
Author: 0 Roger Federer routs Alexander Zverev to win ninth Halle title

Feliciano Lopez saved a match point as he saw off Marin Cilic in a thrilling final tie-break to win the Aegon Championship title at Queen's Club in London. But Zverev, ranked No. 12, had no answer for Federer's aggressive play and near ideal execution. "I think he deserved to win", Zverev said. The 20-year-old German took the last four games of the contest starting from a 2-3 deficit in the third set.

Sport Cristiano will prove innocence over tax allegations — Real Madrid
Author: 0 Cristiano will prove innocence over tax allegations — Real Madrid

The world's highest-paid sports star had previously said he was not anxious about tax investigations as he had nothing to hide. Spanish prosecutors on Tuesday accused the forward of defrauding the country's tax authorities of 14.7m euros in relation to income generated from image rights.

Sport Markelle Fultz Excited to Play for (Team Name)
Author: 0 Markelle Fultz Excited to Play for (Team Name)

He could score inside and outside. With Fultz added to a group that consists of Joel Embiid , Dario Saric , and last year's top pick Ben Simmons , Sixers fans are finally able to think about the results of The Process. 1. "As far as the future, my goal is to be the best that ever played". The Sixers kept the project rolling later in the first round, striking a deal with Orlando to acquire the 25th pick, center Anzejs Pasecniks from Latvia.

Author: 0 K Srikanth enters semifinals of Men's singles in Australian Open Super Series

This is his second title victory in a week's time for Srikanth who won the Indonesian Open Super Series Premier last Sunday. Today Indian shuttler Srikanth secured his second in a row Super Series title. "He only reached the semifinals of a junior national, and only won in doubles", said Srikanth's brother K Nandagopal. Srikanth, however, made the most of the opportunity on both occasions.

Author: 0 Srikanth beats China's Shi Yuqi to enter Australian Open final

He clinched Australian open super series cup by trouncing world top-ranked Chinese shuttler Chen Long . Srikanth displayed a committed gameplay in his dominating run to outclass Olympic champion Cheng Long of China 22-20, 21-16 in the final in Sydney .

Sport Senior GOP senator seeks 'path' for resolving Qatar crisis
Author: 0 Senior GOP senator seeks 'path' for resolving Qatar crisis

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt cut ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing the country of supporting terrorism and destabilizing the region. Qatar has said it won't negotiate until the sanctions are lifted. "We approve and appreciate the attitude of Qatar against the list of 13 demands ..." The story raised concerns about the closure of Al Jazeera , citizenship rights and extraditions.

Sport Devils on the clock with top pick in NHL draft
Author: 0 Devils on the clock with top pick in NHL draft

In the end, McPhee went all-in for a model that builds toward the future. "They believe in me, so I'm just going to prove them right". "I don't think I was a real high prospect to start the year", Glass said, per Wyman. First-round picks always come with larger-than-life expectations. Vegas added a 6-2, 227-pound player with muscle and scoring ability. When he was 10, his youth team played in a tournament in Sin City.

Author: 0 Yankees lose OF Aaron Hicks for 3-4 weeks

Yankees outfielder Aaron Hicks connects on a two-run home run in the seventh inning against the Orioles at Yankee Stadium on June 9, 2017. New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury (concussion) has been activated from the DL and is starting in center field on Monday.

Sport Malinga faces action after responding to minster's criticism
Author: 0 Malinga faces action after responding to minster's criticism

The sanction is suspended for six months. The 33-year-old´s sanction will be suspended for six months and he would also lose 50 percent of his match from the next one-day worldwide he plays in case of a similar breach, Sri Lanka Cricket said in a statement.

Sport Sakshi Dhoni shares picture with Dhawan and Bravo's sons on social media
Author: 0 Sakshi Dhoni shares picture with Dhawan and Bravo's sons on social media

Kuldeep bowled a brilliantly flighted delivery that invited Holder to come down the wicket, and the big West Indian accepted the invitation. Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni may not have yet fired with the bat in the ongoing tour of West Indies, but he makes up for everything with his wicket-keeping skills.

Sport Germany, Iran call for negotiations in crisis with Qatar
Author: 0 Germany, Iran call for negotiations in crisis with Qatar

The spokesperson condemned such policies and said it is regrettable that the United States government is closing its eyes on the real perpetrators of terrorist attacks in the USA and misguiding public opinion just because of its short-sighted economic justifications.

Sport Lacazette NOT free for Arsenal despite Lyon striker buy
Author: 0 Lacazette NOT free for Arsenal despite Lyon striker buy

Arsene Wenger sees Giroud as a part of his plans next season, and would want him to ignite a friendly rivalry between himself and Lacazette to become Arsenal's first choice striker. Aulas' comments this evening suggest that if other suitors don't hurry and pay up this summer, that Lacazette will likely form a lethal partnership with global teammate Antione Griezmann at Atletico next year.

Sport Minors Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised about demotion
Author: 0 Minors Setback: Kyle Schwarber not surprised about demotion

Through 64 games, from the leadoff spot to the bottom of the lineup, Schwarber was batting just.191 on the season. The Cubs have placed no timetable on Schwarber, who team officials hope will regain his discipline at the plate and hit fastballs with more regularity.

Author: 0 Taylor Swift Congratulates Russell Westbrook on MVP Award in Twitter Video

On stage at the inaugural NBA Awards show, Westbrook delivered an emotional speech, bringing his team mates on stage and thanked everyone from them to his family. The Oklahoma City Thunder point guard got a shout out from Taylor Swift herself at the NBA Awards on Monday night, as the recently reclusive pop star pre-taped a message congratulating Westbrook on his MVP win.

Sport NYCFC top Red Bulls 2-0 in Hudson River Derby
Author: 0 NYCFC top Red Bulls 2-0 in Hudson River Derby

He probably wasn't feeling too good during the game, watching Jack Harrison give NYCFC its first-ever lead here with an arching 12-yard shot past goalkeeper Luis Robles in the 33rd minute. They also shut down scoring champion Bradley Wright-Phillips (eight goals this season). Yet there was still a lingering belief that the Red Bulls would step their game up in the derby because, well, that's what they have always done.

Sport Did Suns Have Something To Do With Josh Jackson Skipping Celtics Workout?
Author: 0 Did Suns Have Something To Do With Josh Jackson Skipping Celtics Workout?

The 19-year-old is touted as the most polished offensive player from this year's draft, someone who can create his own shot even as a rookie. Although Boston used an early draft pick on another versatile forward in Jaylen Brown a year ago, Tatum could play the four at the next level if his ability to rebound translates against bigger National Basketball Association defenders.

Author: 0 Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in Azerbaijan

The Australian Red Bull driver made the most a scrap between Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton to win from the Mercedes of Valterri Bottas and Williams rookie Lance Stroll . At first, Kevin Magnussen was poised to give Haas their first podium but was overpowered by Force India's Ocon. Hamilton believed Vettel's penalty wasn't severe enough, and post race he aggressively condemned the German's behaviour.

Sport Watford complete signing of £8M England Under-21 midfielder
Author: 0 Watford complete signing of £8M England Under-21 midfielder

Speaking to Watford's official website , via the Derby Telegraph , he was quick to challenge the perception that he is exclusively a ball-playing midfielder. I'm looking forward to a new challenge now, especially in the Premier League. "I've played against Watford many a time in the Championship and I've always enjoyed it".

Sport Tonya Evinger Replaces Megan Anderson Against Cris Cyborg at UFC 214
Author: 0 Tonya Evinger Replaces Megan Anderson Against Cris Cyborg at UFC 214

It is now unclear why Anderson pulled out of the contest. This extended her win streak to four straight, all of which ended in TKO. Evinger is now on a 10 fight win streak, not having lost since July of 2011 when former UFC bantamweight title challenger Sara McMann took home a unanimous decision win over her.

Sport Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take
Author: 0 Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take

I felt the need, however unfortunately, to defend myself and say what I really felt, which is about what I think she would be. I've got to play a tournament. "I had planned on winning Wimbledon (her third straight) this year". "And I think that deep down we're talking about something - I can't even believe we're talking about it", he said.

Sport Team New Zealand claim first America's Cup victory since 2003
Author: 0 Team New Zealand claim first America's Cup victory since 2003

HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 26 ( Reuters ) - New Zealand lifted the America's Cup on Monday, nearly white-washing the US holders with a revolutionary boat and a new superstar sailor avenging a humbling defeat four years ago. Among the crew was Simon van Velthooven, who won a bronze medal in track cycling at the London Olympics. "They fought hard the whole way and I'm very proud of them".

Author: 0 Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid is National Hockey League 18's cover athlete

It was a big night for McDavid who also won the Art Ross trophy and the Ted Lindsay award earlier in the evening. McDavid is the third-youngest player to win the Hart Trophy, with only Crosby and Wayne Gretzky claiming it as teenagers. "Playing hockey is not possible for me during the upcoming 2017-18 season", Hossa said. On the administrative end, David Poile of the Nashville Predators was named the General Manager of the Year and Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella earned the ...