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Sports Senegal's Sadio Mane handed famous number 10 jersey at Liverpool
Author: 0 Senegal's Sadio Mane handed famous number 10 jersey at Liverpool

Liverpool's training sessions also saw Senegalese midfielder, Sadio Mane , also for the first time after his country's national team had also eliminated from the group stages. The Senegal worldwide had an excellent campaign in 2017-18, scoring 20 goals in all competitions and providing nine assists. The No.10 has also been worn by John Barnes, Joe Cole, Luis Garcia, Michael Owen and Andriy Voronin during their Premier League era.

Sports No regrets for Rory McIlroy as birdie blitz falls short
Author: 0 No regrets for Rory McIlroy as birdie blitz falls short

He does not know what I'm working on or what's in my head'. But unless you actually know what's happening, I just really don't take any notice of it. Molinari had started the day three shots behind a trio of overnight leaders in Schauffele, Kisner and Spieth, who were all nine under par when they teed off.

Sports Mesut Ozil says 'no political intentions' over photo with Erdogan
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil says 'no political intentions' over photo with Erdogan

Racism should never, ever be accepted". While Gundogan explained his part in the Erdogan photograph, Ozil opted to remain silent on the issue in the lead-up to the World Cup , leading to political turmoil. Ozil, who posed for a photo with Erdogan alongside Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan and Everton striker Cenk Tosun, insisted that he was respecting his Turkish heritage and the public meeting "had no political intentions" .

Sports Molinari wins Open to become Italy's first major champion
Author: 0 Molinari wins Open to become Italy's first major champion

The Claret Jug was Molinari's, to go together with recent victories at the Quicken Loans National and the BMW PGA Championship. Of course, it never helps when someone in the crowd screams during your back swing the way one guy did for Woods on the 18th hole.

Sports Jhonattan Vegas needs helicopter to make tee time after visa nightmare
Author: 0 Jhonattan Vegas needs helicopter to make tee time after visa nightmare

He boarded the plane without his golf bag and, following a helicopter ride from Glasgow Airport to the east coast of Scotland, a new set of TaylorMade clubs had to be found for the start of his round. He finally got the visa on Wednesday and flew to Glasgow, via Toronto , overnight. After obtaining the necessary documentation, the Houston resident took the last possible flight that would get him to Carnoustie on time, but the story did not end there.

Sports The Open 2018 live final round score, leaderboard and latest
Author: 0 The Open 2018 live final round score, leaderboard and latest

Paired with Francesco Molinari , Woods arrived Sunday morning at Carnoustie in his signature Sunday red and black, ready to tee off at 9:25 a.m. McIlroy, who signed for a one-under-par-70, said: "I felt I did well to get to three under par for the round after 15 - it was a good birdie there".

Author: 0 Jordan Spieth part of 3-way tie for British Open lead

He hit an 8-iron that only needed to go 137 metres to clear the Barry Burn in front of the 18th green. It took a chunk out of Dustin Johnson and Justin Thomas, the number one and two players in the world who won't be around for the weekend.

Sports Fakhar Zaman surpasses Virat Kohli to break ODI record against Zimbabwe
Author: 0 Fakhar Zaman surpasses Virat Kohli to break ODI record against Zimbabwe

Legendary West Indian batsman Viv Richards had first set the record of 21 innings way back in 1980, which was since equalled by the likes of Pietersen and De Kock, and more recently Babar Azam . The swashbuckling 28-year-old batsman made his ODI debut just over a year ago and imposed his authority immediately in the game with 252 runs in just 4 innings, which included a superb century against India.

Sports Intelligence chief: He didn't mean 'to be disrespectful' about Trump's Putin invite
Author: 0 Intelligence chief: He didn't mean 'to be disrespectful' about Trump's Putin invite

In a statement, the government of Montenegro said: "We build friendships, and we have not lost (a) single one, and at the same time we are able to boldly and defensively protect and defend our own national interests". Nevertheless, I think that we have opened a way towards positive change. Moscow maintains close relationships with Montenegro's neighbor Serbia and Moscow has sought to maintain its influence in the region.

Sports Maharaj claims nine wickets, Sri Lanka out for 338
Author: 0 Maharaj claims nine wickets, Sri Lanka out for 338

After its spinners had skittled out South Africa for just 124 in its first innings, Sri Lankan openers Danushka Gunathilaka and Dimuth Karunaratne put on a quickfire 91 to set the foundation for another strong score on the Colombo pitch. Gunathilaka was Sri Lanka's primary aggressor, hitting six fours and two sixes in his 61 off 68 balls after tea on the second day. South Africa was then routed by Sri Lanka's spinners with Akila Dananjaya taking five for 52.

Sports Anderas Pereira eager to win first-team spot at Manchester United
Author: 0 Anderas Pereira eager to win first-team spot at Manchester United

Chong, who was named as the club's young player of the year last season, put in a teasing cross which was initially met by Ander Herrera before Mata found the back of the net for Mourinho's side. Jose Mourinho's men are scheduled to play five matches while in US and were probably not expecting their most paid player to be part of the games.

Sports Tiger Woods poised for Open strike as Jordan Spieth relishes battle
Author: 0 Tiger Woods poised for Open strike as Jordan Spieth relishes battle

Woods sat in a tie for sixth place as the round came to a close , just four shots off the lead. Tiger Woods may or may not be back, depending on who you ask, but on Saturday, he put on a show for the fans at Carnoustie . 12 to finish at 72 for the round. Chappell finished on seven under and will be in the penultimate pairing with Kisner. "I've made a lot of progress over the year that's been kind of an off year, a building year", said Spieth, who is bogey-free over his last 36 holes.

Sports Dumoulin predicts Thomas and Froome could turn on each other
Author: 0 Dumoulin predicts Thomas and Froome could turn on each other

Dumoulin now has Froome in his sights, at just 11 seconds ahead of him on the GC, while Geraint Thomas is 1:50 in front of Dumoulin, leading the race. "I can be happy for sure now". When Froome accelerated, I followed him, and I felt good, too, but then there was this slowing down, and I went down.

Sports Cousins says he spoke with Kobe Bryant about rehabbing Achilles rupture
Author: 0 Cousins says he spoke with Kobe Bryant about rehabbing Achilles rupture

The three-minute preview starts off with Cousins landing in Las Vegas on the day it would eventually be announced he was signing with the Warriors before showing clips of him running in the pool to rehab his Achilles. "This is my ace of spades", Cousins said earlier in the clip about his decision. "Yeah, I could've probably gotten a decent contract from a bad team but how does that help me?" "This is my nuclear bomb.

Sports Zach Johnson takes early lead in British Open
Author: 0 Zach Johnson takes early lead in British Open

Obviously, the benefit of playing this morning is I get to recover a bit quicker than they do. Carnoustie only gives so much and with winds predicted to gust to 25 miles per hour there was a distinct feeling that playtime was over. Open and The Open for the first time ever. "It will be more hard tomorrow in the wind for sure", Spieth, who launched his third round with an eagle after driving the first green and then took full advantage of the ideal scoring conditions, told reporters.

Author: 0 Fleetwood surges into share of Open lead

Former world number one Woods, 42, is four shots behind after his lowest round at a major since 2011. The round ties the low at Carnoustie shot in the final round in 2007 by Steve Stricker and Richard Green. "However, if the bad weather doesn't come in, then we know we're going to have to shoot eight under par on Sunday". A two-putt birdie at Spectacles, the other par-five on the course, after his drive flirted with a fairway bunker on the left - a "good break", he admitted later - followed ...

Sports Chelsea need 'best player' Eden Hazard to stay - Cesc Fabregas
Author: 0 Chelsea need 'best player' Eden Hazard to stay - Cesc Fabregas

Hazard has been heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer and fuelled speculation over his own future by suggesting that it "might be time to discover something different" after six years with Chelsea . The Belgium worldwide was instrumental for his country as the finished in third place at the 2018 FIFA World Cup and was voted the second best player of the tournament.

Sports That Soccer Ball Putin Gifted President Trump is Getting a Security Check
Author: 0 That Soccer Ball Putin Gifted President Trump is Getting a Security Check

Sanders announced the invitation less than an hour after the Republican-led Senate effectively rebuked President Donald Trump for considering Russia's request to question US officials. "I and the entire intel (ligence) community are committed to providing the best possible intelligence to inform and support President Trump's ongoing efforts to prevent Russian meddling in our upcoming elections, to build strong relationships internationally in order to maintain peace, denuclearize unsafe ...

Sports Jurgen Klopp fears post-World Cup injury woe
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp fears post-World Cup injury woe

Tottenham had nine players in the semis. Mbappé joined Ligue 1 champions PSG last summer on an initial season long loan deal, with the club to finalise a permanent deal this month, for a fee believed to be around €145 million plus €35 million in add-ons.

Author: 0 Thomas plays down abuse claims after liquid thrown at Froome

As for the jeers directed toward him and Froome by fans skeptical of Froome's clearance from doping allegations days before the start of the Tour, he said it was part of being in the spotlight. A medley of attacks between the race favourites saw the likes of Romain Bardet (Ag2R-La Mondiale), Nairo Quintana ( Movistar ) and Dan Martin ( UAE Team Emirates ) lose time as the yellow jersey Thomas finished alongside Sky team-mate Froome and their Dutch rival Dumoulin ( Team Sunweb ) more than ...

Sports Sixers trade Richaun Holmes to Phoenix Suns to sign Jonah Bolden
Author: 0 Sixers trade Richaun Holmes to Phoenix Suns to sign Jonah Bolden

According to a source, the team has had discussions about trading Jerryd Bayless to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Kyle Korver. There could be plenty of interest in him next season from a contending team that is looking to acquire additional depth in the frontcourt with a proven player.

Sports Tiger Woods has mixed bag and another 71 at British Open
Author: 0 Tiger Woods has mixed bag and another 71 at British Open

Not much has so far come easy for the three-time Open champion. Even-par and well off the pace after a second consecutive 71, Tiger Woods was a frustrated figure halfway through his 20th Open Championship. In the power era of golf, he is more of a pistol than a cannon. Brooks Koepka is unlikely to be celebrating back-to-back major victories at the British Open on Sunday.

Sports Tottenham's Erik Lamela signs new contract until 2022
Author: 0 Tottenham's Erik Lamela signs new contract until 2022

An global since 2010, Son scored twice for South Korea at the recent World Cup in Russian Federation, opening his account in a 2-1 loss to Mexico in Group F. It's time to do it and to believe in ourselves. Son Heung-Min has signed a new long-term contract with Tottenham. "I'm always positive with the lads and looking forward to playing again in the Premier League and the Champions League".

Sports Manchester United fans convince David De Gea to turn down Real Madrid
Author: 0 Manchester United fans convince David De Gea to turn down Real Madrid

When you are the best goalkeeper in the world and you don't make those incredible saves, everyone is going to talk. He can be very calm but he's the best. We are very relaxed because he is going to show again that he is the best in the world and he will give us again eight or 10 points this season. Demetri Mitchell, Axel Tuanzebe, Angel Gomes , Tahith Chong and Mason Greenwood all featured in United's 1-1 draw with Club America in their opening game and Herrera has been impressed by ...

Sports Liz Cambage went full Michael Jordan while shattering a WNBA scoring record
Author: 0 Liz Cambage went full Michael Jordan while shattering a WNBA scoring record

Moore is third in the WNBA for most points in a game, scoring 48 in a double-overtime game in 2014. In February, Cambage signed a multi-year deal to return to the WNBA, this time with Dallas . She also managed to pick up the record in dramatic fashion, as Cambage knocked down one of those threes with just under a minute remaining in the game to secure the record.

Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez to join Man Utd pre-season United States tour

Despite Mourinho's suggestion United could lose by "some not lovely numbers" on this tour with a number of players absent following the World Cup, his team started brightly at the University of Phoenix Stadium. By the close of the first half Martial had hit a late free-kick over, and Mourinho could be pleased with flashes of slick interplay despite the team's rustiness.

Sports Guardiola: It would've been a mistake for Jorginho to join City
Author: 0 Guardiola: It would've been a mistake for Jorginho to join City

Amid suggestions that the midfielder was desperate to continue playing under Sarri, the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich boss believes his side will benefit more from pursuing targets who only want to play for City. Guardiola, quoted on the club's Twitter account, said of Hart: "We have four goalkeepers, we decided today to use Claudio Bravo and Joe Hart ". Hart has been at City for a decade but featured in his first game since August 2016 after spells with Torino and West Ham.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo: Neymar makes Serie A prediction over Juventus transfer
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo: Neymar makes Serie A prediction over Juventus transfer

With its reputation as Europe's most tactical league, all eyes will be on Ronaldo trying to see if he can repeat the freakish goalscoring ratios he posted in England and Spain with Real Madrid . "He's a phenomenon, a great player". This summer they were willing to bring his release clause down and with Juventus paying Real Madrid £100m he was able to leave.

Sports Alisson reveals Salah text message before goalkeeper’s move to Liverpool
Author: 0 Alisson reveals Salah text message before goalkeeper’s move to Liverpool

The fee beats the previous record for a goalkeeper of 53 million euros paid by Juventus for Gianluigi Buffon in 2001 and the 40 million euros Manchester City forked out to sign Alisson's compatriot Ederson from Benfica past year. I think the Anfield factor contributed a lot to that. "We met again in the game when we were up against each other [in the Champions League in April]", Alisson added .

Sports Rep. Jordan Says Ohio State Claims 'Choreographed' by Dems
Author: 0 Rep. Jordan Says Ohio State Claims 'Choreographed' by Dems

The allegations that Mr. Jordan didn't take action to stop Dr. Strauss could complicate his political ambitions . Mr. Ryan has said he was waiting for the results of the OSU investigation before weighing in on the issue. In May, Michigan State University agreed to pay $500 million to settle lawsuits brought by more than 300 gymnasts who had suffered sexual abuse at the hands of the disgraced doctor.

Sports Leicester open talks with Reds over £12m Ward transfer
Author: 0 Leicester open talks with Reds over £12m Ward transfer

The 25-year-old has signed a four-year contract at King Power Stadium and becomes the Foxes' fourth summer signing after the arrival of attacking midfielder James Maddison, Northern Ireland worldwide defender Jonny Evans and Portuguese full-back Ricardo Pereira.

Sports Fakhar Zaman’s double century shows he is a ‘Champion in the making’
Author: 0 Fakhar Zaman’s double century shows he is a ‘Champion in the making’

Fakhar surpassed Pakistan's Saeed Anwar's score of 194 off 146 balls, which was previous highest individual score of a Pakistani batsman. When Pakistan clashed with Zimbabwe in the fourth One Day International (ODI) match on Friday at Queens Sports Club in Bulawayo, there were several long-standing records broken.

Sports Anthony Joshua Reacts To Jarrell Miller Incident In New York
Author: 0 Anthony Joshua Reacts To Jarrell Miller Incident In New York

Hearn said the fight card between Joshua and Povetkin at Wembley Stadium in London will be followed by an October 6 card from Chicago featuring Jesse Vargas and women's fighter Katie Taylor, and an October 20 card in Los Angeles headlined by super bantamweight champion Daniel Roman.

Author: 0 Kevin Kisner shoots 66 to take early lead in British Open

Yes, Woods was, though he was still five shots off the lead set early by Kevin Kisner . In wet conditions, Woods played some reasonably solid, if not spectacular, golf on Friday at Carnoustie Golf Links, rumbling home in another chaotic up-and-down even-par round for an even-par week.