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Sport Former Edmonton Oilers enforcer Dave Semenko dies from cancer at age 59
Author: 0 Former Edmonton Oilers enforcer Dave Semenko dies from cancer at age 59

In an era where hulking enforcers roamed the ice alongside the league's top stars, Semenko was one of the toughest. He lifted the Stanley Cup in 1984 and '85. "Rest in peace my friend". He was 59-years-old. In 575 career National Hockey League games with the Oilers, Hartford Whalers and Toronto Maple Leafs , Semenko registered 65 goals and 88 assists for 153 points, along with 1,175 penalty minutes.

Sport Everton : Visite médicale pour Wayne Rooney
Author: 0 Everton : Visite médicale pour Wayne Rooney

Du moins presque signé, car l'attaquant de 24 ans doit encore passer la visite médicale préalable à la signature de son contrat. Après avoir repoussé son départ d'Everton d'un an, l'attaquant a finalement choisi sa future destination: Manchester United! Formé à Anderlecht, Lukaku, dont les intérêts sont défendus par le célèbre agent Mino Raïola, a rejoint l'Angleterre en 2011 à Chelsea .

Sport Asian Athletics Championships: Manpreet Kaur, Govindan Laxmanan Win Gold
Author: 0 Asian Athletics Championships: Manpreet Kaur, Govindan Laxmanan Win Gold

Consolidating the lead of host country, Mohammad Anas and Nirmala Sheoran grabbed Gold medals in the men's and women's 400-metre events at Kalinga Stadium. This incidentally is a new meet record surpassing her compatriot Liu Shiying's previous best of 61.33m achieved at the last meet in Wuhan in 2015. In the men's 1500-meter finals , Moslem Niadoost set the time of 3:48.53 minutes and earned the bronze medal.

Sport Wimbledon 2017: Angelique Kerber overcomes canny Kirsten Flipkens to reach third round
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Angelique Kerber overcomes canny Kirsten Flipkens to reach third round

The deciding set was also tight, Kerber breaking in the first game, only for Rogers to respond and level at 2-2. "But as the match went on, I felt like I was dictating more so from the baseline". This year, Kerber lost in the fourth round at the Australian Open and then became the first top-seeded woman at the French Open to lose in the first round in the Open era.

Sport Ajax youngster Nouri 'stable' after incident in Bremen friendly
Author: 0 Ajax youngster Nouri 'stable' after incident in Bremen friendly

Nouri fell to ground unopposed after 73 minutes, with medics immediately rushing to his aid to provide emergency treatment for the 20-year-old. The match was subsequently called off and the spectators requested to leave the stadium. Nouri was then evacuated by helicopter directly to hospital . Thanks so much for all your support'. Speaking to UEFA.com about the midfielder in 2016, former Ajax boss Frank de Boer said: "He is getting closer to the first team all the time".

Sport Quick-service giant delivers on-demand ice cream
Author: 0 Quick-service giant delivers on-demand ice cream

After testing the platform in 60 locations in Los Angeles and Chicago, the company chose to officially launch it in 22 cities across the US. Until you realize how much planning goes into a "simple" day at the beach and that many road trips just end up being long drives to nowhere with a better than usual soundtrack.

Sport IDFC Bank-Shriram Group merger likely
Author: 0 IDFC Bank-Shriram Group merger likely

According to Piramal, the board of directors of the companies have not approved any transaction. It also has life insurance joint venture with South Africa's Sanlam and its own general insurance company. "Full integration will take at least two years". The deal will allow IDFC Bank to get the branch presence it badly needs, to the tune of 1,000 branches, while Shriram will get more wholesale assets, the companies said.

Sport Tim Hardaway Jr. agrees to four-year offer sheet with Knicks
Author: 0 Tim Hardaway Jr. agrees to four-year offer sheet with Knicks

Tendering this massive $71 million offer to Tim Hardaway Jr . Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN was the first to report the news of Atlanta's intentions not to match. Hardaway Jr. will give the Knicks 11 players with guaranteed deals, and they're in negotiations with second-round pick Damyean Dotson on a contract.

Sport Alligator Bites Man Diving for Golf Balls at Florida Course
Author: 0 Alligator Bites Man Diving for Golf Balls at Florida Course

He was able to free himself and officials responded to the scene around 1 p.m., according to Hawkins Garland. The victim was flown to a hospital in Lee County. "He is in severe pain", Kaelin said. Lahodik, who managed to escape after punching the gator, suffered nerve, muscle and artery damage to his arm and shoulder, according to his daughter Kaelin.

Author: 0 Antonio Conte to quit Chelsea?

He may have been given the cold shoulder by his manager, but Diego Costa is most certainly a wanted man after 2.1million followers responded to a post from the Chelsea striker on Instagram - nearly entirely calling for him to join Besiktas.

Sport Sourav Ganguly turns 45, wishes pour in on social media
Author: 0 Sourav Ganguly turns 45, wishes pour in on social media

A highly respected figure in the cricketing circles, he moved to the administrative side of things post retirement and is now the CAB President and a member of the CoA. February 26, 2000 - After finishing as the highest run-scorer in his first ODI series as captain, Ganguly was named the full-time captain. Ganguly is regarded as one of the most successful captains of India and till recently the stats proved this.

Sport 'Wimbledon courts are dangerous', claims tennis ace
Author: 0 'Wimbledon courts are dangerous', claims tennis ace

Bethanie Mattek-Sands suffered a sickening injury during her second-round match with Romanian Sorana Cirstea on Court 17. She said both she and her opponent asked the umpire to move their match to another court just two games in because they felt the surface was unsafe.

Sport Horner: Sainz is going nowhere
Author: 0 Horner: Sainz is going nowhere

Verstappen graduated to Red Bull in 2016, swapping seats with Russian Daniil Kvyat, winning the Spanish Grand Prix on his debut with them and has become one of the sport's established stars. "It doesn't make any difference to the contracts", Horner said. However, the team says he doesn't have an option after Red Bull exercised their option on him for next season.

Sport Prince Harry presented with his own 'Harry Mix' candies
Author: 0 Prince Harry presented with his own 'Harry Mix' candies

The 32-year-old reiterated his commitment to encouraging people to speak out and seek help for their mental health problems. "There is much, much more that we can do at every level to make conversations about mental health as commonplace as those about physical health".

Sport Dexter Fowler activated from DL, Jose Martinez sent to Memphis
Author: 0 Dexter Fowler activated from DL, Jose Martinez sent to Memphis

For his big-league career, which originally began back in 2008 with the aforementioned Rockies, Fowler is now batting.267 with 91 home runs and 374 RBIs in addition to a.365 on-base percentage. The right-handed hitter batted.280 with five home runs and 17 RBIs in 50 games. "My sinker wasn't working". Jay Bruce's fifth-inning home run gave Jacob deGrom his third lead of the game and the Mets pitcher held on to it.

Sport Young tennis stars partying with Kyrgios
Author: 0 Young tennis stars partying with Kyrgios

The passage continued on with a message of loving the people who treat you right, praying for those who don't and that life is too short to not be happy. Both girls were spotted kissing and hugging Kyrgios. Earlier this week, 22-year-old Kyrgios was forced to withdraw from his first-round match at Wimbledon when trailing two sets to love against Frenchman Pierre-Hugues Herbert, citing a troublesome hip problem.

Sport Trent Alexander-Arnold commits future to Liverpool
Author: 0 Trent Alexander-Arnold commits future to Liverpool

Liverpool said on their official website: "Trent Alexander-Arnold has committed his future to Liverpool by signing a new long-term contract at Melwood". "Trent and the people he has in his life - personally and professionally - make such smart decisions". To operate with such an humble and determined attitude and to visibly value the opportunities he is given all pose as signs of his capability to fulfil a long-term ambition and captain Liverpool .

Author: 0 U.S. taking game-by-game approach to Gold Cup

From an offseason Major League Soccer trade to a new opportunity with the USA national team, this already has been an eventful year of transition for McCarty, who will try to carry over the momentum over to the global stage. Granted, for Panama nothing will make up for the US team's dramatic 3-2 win that eliminated it from qualifying for the 2014 World Cup. "Its importance is twofold", McCarty said.

Sport Six former LSU basketball standouts taking part in NBA Summer League play
Author: 0 Six former LSU basketball standouts taking part in NBA Summer League play

Las Vegas games are being televised by ESPN and NBA TV. Forward Johnny O'Bryant III and guards Josh Gray and Keith Hornsby took part in the Orlando summer league, while forward Jarell Martin and guards Antonio Blakeney and Tim Quarterman will join Hornsby in the Las Vegas summer league, which began Friday.

Sport Man killed in Nipton-area van rollover crash
Author: 0 Man killed in Nipton-area van rollover crash

Both drivers were killed on impact the CHP said. The incident is under investigation to determine if alcohol and/or drug impairment is a factor. Names of the Santa Maria woman and the second driver, a 31-year-old man from Oceanside, were not released pending notification of family members.

Sport Tapia finishes single shy of cycle in Rockies' home win
Author: 0 Tapia finishes single shy of cycle in Rockies' home win

He went seven effective innings, with his only hiccup back-to-back homers to Scooter Gennett and Joey Votto in the sixth. Hoffman turned the ball over to the bullpen, where Jake McGee pitched the eighth and recently named All-Star Greg Holland threw a flawless ninth for his 27th save in 28 chances.

Sport Matches to Make After 'The Ultimate Fighter 25' Finale
Author: 0 Matches to Make After 'The Ultimate Fighter 25' Finale

None of them, though, were the equal of his fight with Johnson on Friday, considering the pressure, the quality of opponent and the ebb and flow of the high-throttle battle. Gaethje creates space by cracking Johnson with a knee strike, Johnson starts working the midsection of Gaethje. From there, it was a clinic in finishing a fight.

Author: 0 Lakers' recruit Ball gets four-year deal

On their first possession of the Lakers' first Summer League game, Ball showed off his otherworldly court vision and passing ability, connecting with Ingram on this handsome alley-oop. Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball blocks a shot by Clippers rookie Jawun Evans during the first half of their National Basketball Association summer league game, on Friday in Las Vegas.

Sport Rudy Gay Signs Two-Year Deal With San Antonio Spurs
Author: 0 Rudy Gay Signs Two-Year Deal With San Antonio Spurs

Even though he could have exercised his player's option that was worth $14.2m, Gay reportedly wanted to play for a franchise that was in National Basketball Association title contention. The Spurs deciding to sign Gay will certainly help them on the offensive end, but the team still has work to do, as previously mentioned. Kawhi Leonard led the squad to the conference finals this past season, but adding another established scorer could help San Antonio compete in the increasingly ...