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by | August 15, 2018 | 10:54

Svitolina beat 14th-seeded Elise Mertens 7-5, 6-3 in the late match. The French Open champion was too good for 15th seed Barty in their first encounter, the Australian racking up 37 unforced errors as she was soundly beaten. It added up to a tough week for Halep, who won the tournament the last time it was in Montreal in 2016. At 6-4, Stephens again had her chances but it was Halep who would take the first set with four points in a row.

by | August 14, 2018 | 19:58

Kelly celebrated his promotion by sticking around after practice Monday and throwing passes to tight end Jake Butt and receiver River Cracraft for more than 20 minutes. "We'll move on from that and work on Chicago". Zimmer says he plans on shuffling guys around and trying a bunch of different combinations. Case Keenum completed only 1 of 4 passes for the Broncos.

by | August 14, 2018 | 17:43

Stokes, 27, has insisted he was acting in self-defence when he hit Ryan Ali, 28, and Ryan Hale, 27, after they had abused two gay men near a nightclub in Bristol. "I can hear myself saying "Move away". "We knew that they were prepared to use weapons that could do serious injury and I feared they could have other weapons with them".

by | August 14, 2018 | 16:45

The relationship between Pogba and Mourinho is believed to have been strained for some months and the player himself suggested as much when he claimed he would be fined if he said what he wanted to after the Leicester match. Asked about the differences between playing for France and playing for United, Pogba said: " I am the same, but it's a different team, obviously ".

by | August 13, 2018 | 23:25

Pogba scored as France beat Croatia 4-2 in the final to win the World Cup in July for the second time. That has led to speculations over a move away from the English topflight. The boss will speak with the media on Friday. "There are things and there are things that I can not say otherwise I will get fined", Pogba told the British press after the Leicester match in a rare occasion he has stopped to speak with them.

by | August 13, 2018 | 22:23

And the coach was a happy man after the final whistle. "For me he is in his best form", he told a post-match news conference. "However, if you make mistakes against good players it's hard to stop them with their quality, pace and strength".

by | August 13, 2018 | 21:55

With Premier League defences likely to focus their resources on stopping Salah this season, there's nothing to stop Mane heavily adding to his opening two goals. Wilshere missed out on England World Cup squad but Pellegrini feels the 26-year-old has a skillset suited to global football and believes he can use his move to West Ham as a springboard to get back into Gareth Southgate's good graces.

by | August 13, 2018 | 19:45

According to a report by German publication Sport Bild , Manchester United have lost out in their bid to sign Jerome Boateng ahead of the summer transfer window's deadline. "Or they are investing massively like Liverpool , who are buying everything and everybody". That conversation has led to Boateng cooling his interest in a return to England , where he previsouly spent a single season with Manchester City .

by | August 13, 2018 | 18:25

The tourists lost by an innings and 159 runs to go 2-0 down in the five Test series. England can secure a series win over India in the next Test that starts at Trent Bridge on Saturday. Asked if inclusion of an extra seamer would have been better, he said, "Yeah looking back, I think we got the combination a bit off". "We were lucky, but the way Jimmy [Anderson] swung it was unbelievable in the first innings".

by | August 13, 2018 | 17:42

Brooks Koepka's rise through the ranks of golf has been so meteoric the new world No.2 hasn't even grasped that he is already one of the greats. GLENEAGLES, Scotland (AP) - Spain's Scott Fernandez and Pedro Oriol won the inaugural European Golf Team Championships, and Sweden's Cajsa Persson and Linda Wessberg took the women's crown.

by | August 13, 2018 | 14:49

It remained 1-0 for the rest of the first half, before the visitors killed off the match just after the hour mark. Although he did nearly score one of the most embarrassing own-goals in many a year. "It's the first game of the season, you want to start well and I'm happy to contribute", he told Sky Sports . Otamendi comes for too many aerial balls he can't win, Kompany is turned too often on the ground.

by | August 12, 2018 | 23:13

According to the Diario de Ibiza , he has now been admitted to the ICU of the Nuestra Señora del Rosario Polyclinic . He was then transferred to a private hospital, and remains there, though he is reportedly making progress. Throughout a prosperous career, he scored 62 goals in 98 global appearances for Brazil . At club level, he spent time with Barcelona, Real Madrid, AC Milan and Inter Milan.

by | August 12, 2018 | 22:05

Mourinho has criticized the club's hierarchy for failing to sufficiently strengthen his roster, despite the signings of Brazilian worldwide midfielder Fred and Portuguese fullback Diogo Dalot . Jerome Boateng was another option but Bayern Munich have not been keen to sanction a loan move. Sergio Romero, Antonio Valencia, Marcos Rojo and Diogo Dalot are out through injury tonight, as are Ander Herrera and Nemanja Matic.

by | August 12, 2018 | 21:14

Given the truncated preseason he's had after heavy World Cup involvement, his energy and enthusiasm were impressive. Finishing 37 points behind City was a fitting ending for the dispiriting final season of the Wenger era - a torrid campaign layed out to a soundtrack of angry protests against the manager from frustrated fans.

by | August 12, 2018 | 19:37

Stamford Bridge bosses made him the most expensive goalkeeper in the world by forking out a £72.1m fee to Athletic Bilbao. All three goals came in a frantic opening 20 minutes on Tyneside, with two headed goals for the north London team coming either side of Joselu's equaliser for Rafa Benitez's Newcastle.

by | August 12, 2018 | 18:57

The Greek teenager - who has surged to No. 27 in the world rankings from No. 168 a year ago - reached his first career semifinal at an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event. Heavy morning rain delayed the match by about an hour. Maybe if I played Chung it could be a little bit just having the home crowd support. "I feel very proud for me, myself, and my country".

by | August 12, 2018 | 17:10

Manchester City have only won two of their last nine visits to the Emirates, one of those wins though was last season's 3-0 victory where the Citizens were three goals ahead in the first 33 minutes. Having missed out on the Champions League , Arsenal will play in the Europa league but boy aren't they in safe hands! "If we are good and consistent like last season, we have a good chance".

by | August 12, 2018 | 16:24

The opening half-hour of Sarri's competitive managerial career in England had... As such, the fact they won 3-0 anyway is a good sign that the acclimatisation period might not be too calamitous. It was interesting that, when asked about transfers, Sarri only ever mentioned that he might like another midfielder. "We will prepare for our matches and fight with him on our side".

by | August 12, 2018 | 15:15

They didn't lose any player and they brought in (Riyad) Mahrez, so that doesn't make them weaker. Goalkeeper Alisson will aim to hoist the Liverpool defence wearing the No.13 this season after joining from Roma for a renowned fee of £67m.

by | August 12, 2018 | 13:57

That followed a first-day washout in London . Shami returned and batting became hard once more bit was Hardik Pandya (1-15) who broke the stand, trapping Pope (28) lbw after going wide on the crease. Kohli responded, only to change his mind and retreat. As expected England gave a Test debut to 20-year-old Surrey batsman Pope, who has competed in only 15 first-class matches but takes the place of the dropped Dawid Malan.

by | August 12, 2018 | 08:57

Before we get to the goal reactions, though, let's just pause for one Twitter user, who informed his users that Kante did not have this kind of thing in his locker. 45' - GOAL! Huddersfield 0-2 Chelsea : Two shots on target, two goals from Chelsea . In the first line, we defended not like we wanted to defend.

by | August 12, 2018 | 04:01

James Anderson took five wickets in ideal swing bowling conditions after rain prevented play on Thursday (Friday NZ time) and more showers allowed only 8.3 overs before the first prolonged passage of play began shortly after 5pm local time.

by | August 12, 2018 | 04:04

Three over par after two holes on Thursday, lest we forget, Tiger has fought back so hard and so well he now lies just three shots off the lead going into the final round. Koepka, who started on the back nine, birdied the par-5 eighth and had a 20-foot birdie putt at the ninth for 62 but rolled it three feet past and made the comeback to shoot 63.

by | August 11, 2018 | 22:29

And when Johnson became engaged to Paulina Gretzky, many of those fans became fans of the former U.S. Open champion, too. The Queenslander smashed a 271-yard second shot into the par-5 17th (his eighth hole) but three-putted for a par. Senior Open in 2004, turning parking lots into mud puddles and dousing part of the second round. Given all that misfortune, it wouldn't have been surprising if PGA Championship chairman Mike DeCola had heart palpitations when dark clouds swept in Tuesday ...

by | August 11, 2018 | 22:03

At the very least, Guice was going to dominate early-down work for the Redskins. The said meeting did take place as reported by a number of media outlets, though, some people refuse to believe that it actually occurred. Kelley may be the starter, but it's hard to get excited about him in fantasy leagues, beyond the volume guarantee inherent to being a starter. Brady, 41, signed a two-year, $41m contract prior to last season.