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Sports Melbourne Rebels' Amanaki Mafi released on bail after alleged assault
Author: 0 Melbourne Rebels' Amanaki Mafi released on bail after alleged assault

Japan global rugby player Amanaki Lelei Mafi was released on bail Monday after appearing in court in Dunedin, New Zealand, charged with assaulting one of his Melbourne Rebels teammates, according to local media. Melbourne Rebels chief executive Baden Stephenson said: "I am bitterly disappointed that an incident has occurred at the end of a season where we have taken pride in our on and off-field behaviour".

Sports Nigel Winterburn: 'Arsene Wenger obsession led to regrets'
Author: 0 Nigel Winterburn: 'Arsene Wenger obsession led to regrets'

The forward, who joined the Gunners from Manchester United for £16m in 2014, is now on vacation because he's one of the Three Loins' squad that went for the just concluded World Cup in Russian Federation. Asked about his footballing fantasy, Wenger added: "I don't really have one, maybe the team playing with the harmonious excellence all teams sometimes reach but for a full game." "You wake up at 3 a.m.

Sports McIlroy relaxed over length of Major drought
Author: 0 McIlroy relaxed over length of Major drought

This Open, like your local vehicle dealership before you know it, offers two options: With a driver, or without. There was a spell not so long ago when Tiger Woods , in the depths of despair over recurring back problems, felt he would never again grace the fairways of a British Open.

Sports Kerber beats Serena in straight sets to wins 1st-ever Wimbledon title
Author: 0 Kerber beats Serena in straight sets to wins 1st-ever Wimbledon title

The complications were potentially deadly for Williams but her husband was happy she recovered quickly and well. In the weeks that followed the birth of Alexis Olympia , Williams developed blood clots on her lungs. Kerber would bend real low, even putting a knee right on the grass to get a ball back. But so superbly did she play against Goerges that it was no surprise to see her made favourite against Kerber, who had been equally impressive in her own run to the title decider.

Sports Over to Qatar 2022
Author: 0 Over to Qatar 2022

France lifted the World Cup for a second time after beating over Croatia in Moscow on Sunday, and will look to defend their crown when Qatar hosts the showpeice tournament in four years time. "As said by the FIFA President, VAR is not changing football, it is cleaning football , and this was our overriding aim when we started the VAR project together with The IFAB".

Sports All-Star-Hader Tweets story
Author: 0 All-Star-Hader Tweets story

His account went private soon after the tweets began circulating on social media, but many of them are screengrabbed here (Warning: Language very NSFW.) One, from August 23, 2011, bluntly states, " I hate gay people ". "You can't (excuse it)", he said. Hader, who allowed four hits including a home run to Seattle's Jean Segura , talked to Brewers teammate Lorenzo Cain in the clubhouse after the NL's 8-6 loss.

Sports India vs England: Jason Roy doubtful for 3rd ODI
Author: 0 India vs England: Jason Roy doubtful for 3rd ODI

England were chasing a below-par target after Adil Rashid and David Willey bagged three wickets apiece to limit India to 256-8 - Rashid bowling top-scorer Virat Kohli (71) with a stunning, spinning delivery. "I think two of your best batsmen (Rahane and Rahul) are not being looked after properly. You won't be able to produce players like that". KL Rahul got a magnificent hundred in Manchester.

Author: 0 Brewers All-Star Hader takes responsibility for tweets

Some of the offensive terminology included repeated use of the n-word, references to 'white power, ' and one tweet in which he wrote 'I hate gay people '. When asked if he is anxious about facing any potential discipline from the league, Hader said he is "ready for any consequences". There's no excuses for what was said or what happened'.

Sports Orioles expected to trade Manny Machado to Dodgers
Author: 0 Orioles expected to trade Manny Machado to Dodgers

The trade would greatly benefit the Dodgers , who lost shortstop Corey Seager in May due to season-ending Tommy John surgery. Heyman names the Philadelphia Phillies , Milwaukee Brewers and Los Angeles Dodgers as leaders for Machado , with the Yankees and Cleveland Indians lagging behind.

Author: 0 England rock, India roll..

England were chasing a below-par target after Adil Rashid and David Willey bagged three wickets apiece to limit India to 256-8 - Rashid bowling top-scorer Virat Kohli (71) with a stunning, spinning delivery. Then with barely a scare Root, the man of the series, and Morgan combined with poise and objective. FIFTY! Virat Kohli gets to his 48th ODI fifty as visitors continue to dominate despite the dismissals of Rohit and Dhawan.

Sports Brewers fall to Pirates 7-3 ahead of twinbill
Author: 0 Brewers fall to Pirates 7-3 ahead of twinbill

In the fifth, Moran scored on Bell's double with the aid of Lorenzo Cain's error. "Now that I'm pounding strikes, just getting them to chase on some good pitches". Milwaukee optioned right-handed reliever Adrian Houser to the minors. Villar became the seventh player on the 10-day disabled list, joining left fielder Ryan Braun (back tightness), catcher Manny Piña (left biceps strain), right-hander Junior Guerra (forearm tightness), first baseman/outfielder Eric Thames (hamstring tightness), ...

Sports Russian Federation summit tests resolve of some Trump supporters
Author: 0 Russian Federation summit tests resolve of some Trump supporters

Mr Trump still maintained that his meetings with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies went well and his summit with Mr Putin "even better". Beyond reaffirming support for United States intelligence agencies, Flake said the resolution would call for "some kind of hearing or briefing by those involved" in the private Trump-Putin meeting in Helsinki , "to try to find out what happened in that private meeting".

Sports USA tour: Man United’s Sanchez fails to fly out with teammates
Author: 0 USA tour: Man United’s Sanchez fails to fly out with teammates

Spurs have been credited with an interest in Croatia star Ante Rebic, according to German publication Sport Bild , and whilst the Eintacht Frankfurt ace would be a welcome addition to Pochettino's squad, the Argentine might just be better served in making a move for his global teammate Ivan Perisic instead.

Sports British Open: Forget the odds, conditions could bring surprise victor
Author: 0 British Open: Forget the odds, conditions could bring surprise victor

He is making his third appearance at The Open at Carnoustie, where he tied for seventh place in 1999 and for 12th place in 2007. "I feel like it's gone pretty well". "You are not going to get the flawless bounces and that is part of it. I was hitting nine iron, four iron, five iron, just having a blast trying to hit the sign, being creative and using my mind".

Sports Chelsea offered chance to re-sign Petr Cech
Author: 0 Chelsea offered chance to re-sign Petr Cech

There has been persistent speculation that Hazard could fill the void left by Cristiano Ronaldo at Real Madrid following the Portugal superstar's move to Juventus. I can decide if I want to stay or go, but Chelsea will make the final decision - if they want to let me go, " Hazard submitted. Los Blancos remain keen to replace the departed Ronaldo with a "Galactico" signing, and have reportedly identified Chelsea's Eden Hazard as the ideal man.

Author: 0 Chelsea Expected To Respond To Liverpool's Alisson Offer

Roma goalkeeper Alisson has picked Liverpool as his preferred destination ahead of Chelsea , according to reports. The Reds are believed to have submitted a world-record bid for the Brazilian worldwide as they look to finally remedy their long-standing goalkeeping woes.

Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard rumors: Here's the latest on the Spurs forward's plan

The Spurs have not granted prospective trade partners the opportunity to speak directly with Leonard or his representatives, according to ESPN . Leonard has largely stayed out of the public eye since reports surfaced last month that he wanted to be traded from the Spurs.

Sports FASTEST MAN IN SOCCER? Usain Bolt to trial with A-League’s Mariners
Author: 0 FASTEST MAN IN SOCCER? Usain Bolt to trial with A-League’s Mariners

The Jamaican former sprinter, 31, is negotiating a six-week stint with the Central Coast Mariners, a team in the country's A-League competition. But there are serious doubts he could pass muster as a professional - even at the Mariners, who finished bottom of the A-League table last season.

Author: 0 Open 2018: Is Tiger Woods trending towards 15th major championship?

This is my fourth time playing it as a tournament. Woods as a special affiliation with Carnoustie, having visited for the first time as an amateur for the 1995 Scottish Open. "It was one of the cooler things, just standing on that range and hitting the ball to the 100 yard sign". Is it really worth it or not? It's just understanding how to play the golf course and how to play these kind of conditions.

Sports Dodgers Are Front-Runners To Trade For Manny Machado, Report Says
Author: 0 Dodgers Are Front-Runners To Trade For Manny Machado, Report Says

Machado could certainly be traded soon after the All-Star Game. Not to mention, when looking at some of the other teams in the conversation trying to land Machado such as the Milwaukee Brewers and Los Angeles Dodgers , the Phillies should just be thrilled they're even in consideration for a landing spot.

Author: 0 Crowds pack Champs Elysees as French World Cup winners return home

The team which beat Croatia 4-2 in Moscow, were expected to travel to the Élysée Palace, where President Macron said that each player would be awarded the Legion of Honour. Broken shop windows, pillage and other destruction lined a section of the Champs-Elysees, the post-game site for revelers. But beyond the dabbing and adoring crowds, the World Cup triumph is a political win for President Macron, who has been promoted a young, dynamic France with an increasingly prominent global role.

Sports Liverpool make their move to replace under-fire keeper Loris Karius
Author: 0 Liverpool make their move to replace under-fire keeper Loris Karius

Liverpool would be making big strides with the capture of Alisson , and at 25 years of age he could provide the Merseyside club with stability between the sticks for the best part of the next decade. Jurgen Klopp is in the market for a new No.1 after Loris Karius made two costly mistakes during Liverpool's defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League final and Alisson has been touted as his prime target.

Sports Russian Federation targeted by nearly 25 million cyber-attacks during World Cup
Author: 0 Russian Federation targeted by nearly 25 million cyber-attacks during World Cup

With the fan ID, visitors were given visa-free entry into the country along with benefits such as free transport services including inter-city trains and public transport in the host cities. Interested in World Cup? The tournament in Russian Federation proceeded without any significant organisational hitches. While all the leaders hugged each other and congratulated the French president on his country's win, it was what happened at the presentation ceremony that caught people's attention ...

Sports 'Treasonous': Trump sides with Putin over Federal Bureau of Investigation
Author: 0 'Treasonous': Trump sides with Putin over Federal Bureau of Investigation

Putin "just said it is not Russian Federation". "I have President Putin - he just said it's not Russian Federation". The only points of disagreement came when Putin gently chided Trump for withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal and when the Russian leader, not Trump himself, explained the USA position on Russia's annexation of Crimea .

Sports Fox's Sean Hannity praises Trump as
Author: 0 Fox's Sean Hannity praises Trump as "very strong" at Putin presser

The opportunity for Putin to present himself as an equal to the USA president was a major objective for the Kremlin as it prepared for the summit, according to people close to the Russian foreign policy establishment. The US president instead questioned the FBI's investigation and asked about the whereabouts of one of their servers. Trump's eagerness to improve U.S.

Sports Gareth Bale Spends Night With Fans At Elevens Bar & Grill
Author: 0 Gareth Bale Spends Night With Fans At Elevens Bar & Grill

Bale has enjoyed huge success at Madrid since joining the club from Tottenham five years ago as he's provided 88 goals and 57 assists in 189 games to help Los Blancos win a whole host of honours including 4 Champions League's and 1 La Liga title.

Sports SCHWAR-BOMB! Schwarber reaches Home Run Derby final on walk-off bomb
Author: 0 SCHWAR-BOMB! Schwarber reaches Home Run Derby final on walk-off bomb

Harper said he made a decision to participate in the Home Run Derby because it is in D.C. this time around. In the midst of it all - and in the middle of trying season - Harper grabbed the microphone and said: "This crowd: Wow!" Harper can only hope this helps him get back into the swing.

Author: 0 Usain Bolt set for six-week trial with Central Coast Mariners

Eight-time Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt will trial for six weeks with the Central Coast Mariners from next month in a deal which could see him play for a season in Australian football's A-League. "The Club can confirm that it has been in negotiations with the Olympic Champion & World Record Holder, regarding the opportunity to trial here on the Central Coast".

Sports Groenewegen wins as two disqualified
Author: 0 Groenewegen wins as two disqualified

With young Colombian Fernando Gaviria already boasting two stage victories and the enigmatic world champion, Peter Sagan , looking well set to claim his sixth maillot vert after the withdrawal of Australian rival Michael Matthews, the baton seems to have finally passed from the old guard to the new crop of talented youngsters.

Sports Alex Bregman will participate in Home Run Derby at 2018 All-Star Game
Author: 0 Alex Bregman will participate in Home Run Derby at 2018 All-Star Game

Home Run Derby National Finals will be held at Nationals Park on Saturday, July 14th beginning at 8:30 a.m. (EDT), featuring 16 young sluggers who have advanced from more than 1,500 local competitions across the United States. In the final first round matchup, we have Max Muncy and Javier Baez facing off against each other. However, Aguilar has hit the most home runs of that group thus far.