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by | August 12, 2017 | 00:51

Liverpool are battling a handful of injuries ahead of their opening league game, with Klopp confirming that striker Daniel Sturridge will also be absent through injury . The player has previously hit out at the local media following suggestions that he was holding out for more lucrative terms. Watford's clash against Liverpool kicks off at 12.30pm on Saturday August 12.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:47

The 76ers will play a regular-season game in London for the first time. The 76ers will be playing their second game in the United Kingdom and first game in London, having previously played a preseason game in Manchester against the Oklahoma City Thunder in 2013.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:46

Predict the outcome of those matches and the rest of the action by voting in our match polls. Bad boy: With Costa on his way out there is certainly a vacancy here , but there aren't too many other obvious hard cases in the squad. Alejandro Moreno responds to Jose Mourinho's belief that Man United will be able to compete with Europe's best in two years. Nevertheless, the 24-year-old has a plan to ensure the haters are silenced and as soon as possible.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:43

The former world No. 1 Angelique Kerber got past Donna Vekic in two tight sets setting a clash with Sloane Stephens next. "I think my game today was much better, especially my serve", said Pliskova, who clubbed 13 aces. Stephens stepped up her game against Kerber after a couple of long three set wins against Yulia Putintseva and Petra Kvitova in the first two rounds.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:42

The Herald reports that Major League Baseball is supposed to receive the formal agreement today. In all, there are about 16 investors in their group, including National Basketball Association legend Michael Jordan . According to the New York Post , Jordan is kicking in very little cash, but Jeter sees MJ as a role model and a mentor in how to become a successful sports executive.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:39

The Perth-based franchise finished second in the Australian conference during the Super Rugby season, and had nine players selected in an extended Wallabies squad last month. "The people of Western Australia have campaigned fairly, passionately and with integrity in order to show that the Western Force deserve to have a place in Super Rugby ".

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:28

Since leaving Durham earlier this year, the 30-year-old has amassed 828 runs at an average of 59.14 in the championship and is well on course to pass 1,000 runs for the fifth year running. England will host the West Indies for three Tests followed by a one-off T20 and a four-match one-day series. "He would have known that and been disappointed", Stokes, his teammate at Durham, told Sky Sports.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:28

Barca fans had been given hope of keeping hold of Neymar when Gerard Pique posted a picture of himself with the striker on social media, captions "se queda" [he's staying]. FSG share Klopp's sentiments and it's now on public record. A member of Coutinho's family has told Sky Sports News that the player feels aggrieved at the way he has been treated by manager Klopp.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:20

I don't think such comments deserve a reaction from me. Team India has taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in the Test series and will play the final Test in Kandy commencing on Saturday. It is possible that on the morning of the the Test, captain Virat Kohli will have last seen the pitch about 72 hours ago. Two days before the match, it was hard to differentiate the 22-yards from the lush green outfield of the Pallekele stadium.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:18

Charles, 51, has been charged with aggravated manslaughter of a child in the Monday death of Myles Hill outside at a center in Orlando , Florida , jail records show. "While on the phone, the suspect opened the driver's side sliding door and grabbed some personal property from the floor behind the center console and locked the van without inspecting the interior", the affidavit noted.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:16

Fosu-Mensah came through United's ranks as a midfielder but was selected by Louis van Gaal first as a centre-back and then as a right-back. Crystal Palace boss Frank de Boer admits that he does not know whether the club will be able to bring Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho back to Selhurst Park this summer.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:16

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has been suspended for six games after a yearlong National Football League investigation of his domestic violence case in Ohio. USA TODAY Sports does not identify alleged victims of domestic violence. Elliott's case has been under review for almost 13 months. Should the Cowboys have to go without Elliott to start the season, here's who a look at will be called upon to pick up the slack.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:16

Since the Eagles drafted him in the second round of the 2014 draft out of Vanderbilt, Matthews has piled up 225 catches for 2,673 yards and 19 touchdowns. The Eagles entered the offseason incredibly thin at corner. When Darby's name came up from the Bills, it piqued the Eagles' interest. Buffalo essentially traded Gaines for Darby in these two trades, as well.

by | August 12, 2017 | 00:10

The moves were made day after Buffalo opened its preseason with a 17-10 loss to Minnesota. The first three offensive plays for the Bills were all throws to Watkins, who caught all three. Matthews, like Watkins, is eligible for unrestricted free agency after this year. Watkins' absence will give also potentially allow rookie Zay Jones to step up and claim the first spot on the team's depth chart at receiver far earlier than anyone expected him to.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:32

Moeen, who may end up batting at six behind Stokes, finished as the leading wicket taker in the series with 25 and credited work done with spin coach Saqlain Mushtaq for his improvement. While they will look forward to returning home, England , meanwhile, turn their attentions to three Tests versus West Indies ahead of an Ashes trip Down Under.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:26

The downward movement in the rankings came as India did not play a single global match in last one month. The current frontrunners in FIFA's top-ten rankings are Brazil followed by Germany , Argentina, Switzerland, Poland, Portugal, Chile, Colombia, Belgium and France.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:25

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that a number of key Arsenal players missed the club's Community Shield win over Chelsea due to being "short of preparation". In a hyper-inflated transfer market the German-born Kolasinac, who is 24 and has 18 caps for Bosnia & Herzegovina since being naturalised in 2014, certainly appears to be a bargain.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:14

The South African National Road Agency is investigating the cause of the bridge collapse. One person was airlifted and two were transported by ambulance. Sanral's General Manager of Communications Vusi Mona said yesterday: "We can not speculate as per the cause of the bridge collapse, our engineers have been deployed on site to determine the cause".

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:18

The Mets were expected to trade Bruce at some point before the waiver trade deadline on August 31, so it was not shocking when they sent him to the Indians on Wednesday. Bruce also got interest from the Yankees , according to a source , with the team offering multiple prospects, but with only partial salary compensation.

by | August 11, 2017 | 01:10

In came Francis to take a remarkable gold medal, earning a personal best 50.08 while Nasser broke another National Record in a time of 50.06 to take the silver with Felix the bronze in 50.08. Makwala, the top-ranked 200m runner this year, qualified safely after being medically cleared to re-run following a stomach virus. Being world champion sounds pretty cool.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:57

He was participating in the last two training sessions. The Everton manager has also revealed the club have received no firm interest in midfielder Ross Barkley and the England worldwide is now back in training after groin surgery. "There likely needs to be a compromise on both sides and that is normally how a deal is made". His withdrawal from pre-season friendlies, whether it be his choice or Paul Clement's have been well documented each time, and now it has been revealed that we ...

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:32

Dembele, who has made no secret of his desire to play for Barcelona , failed to show up for practice on Thursday. 'We don't know where he is. Dortmund boss Peter Bosz revealed Dembele missed training on Thursday and that the club could not get in contact him.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:26

But the American was satisfied with his start, saying he had regained confidence with his driver. And the bottom line is you've got to make putts. "I feel like I played pretty solid", he said. Nicklaus, meanwhile, described the changes as "a good thing for the game of golf" in a lengthy Instagram post, with it also offering the chance to help boost the quality of field at his Memorial Tournament, which will likely be held in one of the middle weekends between the US PGA and US Open .

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:24

However, the Spain worldwide could well have been playing FOR United had the club not turned down the chance to sign him for the most ridiculous reason in football history. After last night's game in Macedonia, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho showered praise on Isco . And the supposed size of his head didn't seem to stop him starring for Spain's triumphant Under-21s side at that summer's European Championship.

by | August 11, 2017 | 00:21

Randolph was booked into Los Angeles County Jail just prior to 5:00 a.m. and held on $20,000 bail. 36-year-old Randolph, a former Los Angeles Clipper, was arrested on suspicion of marijuana possession and intent to sell, said LAPD Officer Drake Madison.