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Author: 0 Meyer was aware of abuse claims against fired Buckeyes coach

At the Big Ten Media Days the next day, Meyer acknowledged that he was aware of the 2009 incident but vehemently denied any knowledge of one in 2015. In an interview with Stadium , Courtney Smith said Shelley Smith never came back to her to tell her she discussed Zach Smith's actions with Urban Meyer .

Sports Man United Hold On To Beat Real Madrid 2-1
Author: 0 Man United Hold On To Beat Real Madrid 2-1

World Cup stars Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingard, Romelu Lukaku, Marouane Fellaini and Paul Pogba are in the final stages of their summer breaks and miss the game. "We go to Munich in a few days and we start the Premier League in nine days". And on 18 minutes, United were ahead. United - who gave a start to new signing Fred - only managed 29% of the possession and completed half the number of passes Madrid managed.

Author: 0 Urban Meyer placed on administrative leave

The announcement was made hours after the ex-wife of former wide receivers coach Zach Smith alleged publicly that she told Meyer's wife in 2015 that Smith had assaulted her. Zach Smith is the grandson of the late Earle Bruce , a close friend of Meyer's. McMurphy's report suggests that Ohio State may be in trouble with the information that has come to light.

Author: 0 Screenshots: Did Urban lie about knowledge of coach's abuse?

The school added , "We are focused on supporting our players and on getting to the truth as expeditiously as possible". "[My] being on leave during this inquiry will facilitate its completion", Meyer said. Meyer continued, "I don't know who creates a story like that". Lisi returned to this in a later update, saying Smith " told Stadium " this time. A change in the police report for the domestic violence incident on October 26, 2015.

Sports Jordan Pickford demand made to Everton by Victor Anichebe
Author: 0 Jordan Pickford demand made to Everton by Victor Anichebe

Chelsea is in mid of lots of transfer Chaos involving their first team goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois who are on the verge of leaving Stamford Bridge for Real Madrid . It will be the first time he works with new Toffees boss Marco Silva and his coaching staff ahead of Everton's opening Premier League match of the season against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Sports Joe Root becomes quickest England batsman to 6,000 runs
Author: 0 Joe Root becomes quickest England batsman to 6,000 runs

Not long after, Shami excised Malan with an in-ducker that struck him high on the pad. Root, meanwhile, dropped anchor and ate up a lot more deliveries against the Indian pacers. Only Cook (13) fell in the first session of the day, his front-foot defence defeated by a flawless off-break from Ashwin as he was clean bowled in the seventh over.

Sports MGM Resorts International Becomes Official Gaming Partner Of The NBA
Author: 0 MGM Resorts International Becomes Official Gaming Partner Of The NBA

The group, which has grown rapidly through acquisitions including the purchase of Ladbrokes late past year, has been evaluating a number of opportunities to expand in the United States after the U.S. "We are excited to team yet again with Boyd Gaming on this unprecedented partnership, which allows us to fully engage with the nearly 30 million M life Rewards members throughout the country", MGM Resorts Chairman and CEO Jim Murren said .

Sports India vs England 1st Test Match Preview and Live Streaming
Author: 0 India vs England 1st Test Match Preview and Live Streaming

Buttler, who played for the Rajasthan Royals during this year's IPL, said there was a distinct difference between match days and the time in between during last month's limited-overs series between the two sides. Murali Vijay , Virat Kohli , Cheteshwar Pujara , Shikhar Dhawan , Ajinkya Rahane can perform well this time because they are aware of the circumstances of England and have experienced the experience.

Sports Horner blasts Renault after Verstappen retirement
Author: 0 Horner blasts Renault after Verstappen retirement

A mere 5 laps into the Hungarian Grand Prix , Red Bull's Max Verstappen ground to a halt. He feared they could suffer further disappointment down the line. Despite coming into that season having won four consecutive world championship titles together, Red Bull-Renault has claimed just 11 race victories in the five years since.

Sports Draymond Green was attacked ‘out of nowhere’ by Tristan Thompson
Author: 0 Draymond Green was attacked ‘out of nowhere’ by Tristan Thompson

He said Green was attempting to apologize for the incident during the Finals, but Thompson wasn't interested. Apparently, Thompson was still upset about all of that as late as the middle of July, because according to a report from Marcus Thompson, he tried to fight Green at an ESPYs after party in Los Angeles.

Author: 0 Ander Herrera: Optimistic Jose Mourinho very happy with the squad

Manchester United ended their pre-season tour of the United States with their first win of the trip. The Old Trafford club finished some 19 points behind cross-city rivals City in the Premier League last season but the Spain global feels the club can mount a challenge for the title this year.

Sports Liverpool newboy Alisson: Fabinho, Firmino and Salah helping me settle
Author: 0 Liverpool newboy Alisson: Fabinho, Firmino and Salah helping me settle

Klopp is understandably proud of Liverpool's performances from the second half of last season which, along with the impressive raft of recruits, has many tipping them for a sustained title bid this time around. "This initial training session has been useful for me to see what our playing style should be in the Premier League". "We have two games to do that before we start, so it's really good".

Author: 0 Brazilian Teenager Vinicius Stands Tall On Real Madrid Debut

He has expressed the need for two more signings but noted following defeat to Liverpool in MI that he only expected one new name to arrive before the transfer window shuts on August 9. Madrid star Karim Benzema found the back of the net in first-half stoppage time and Madrid completely dominated in the second period, however, the Red Devils managed to end their USA tour on a winning note.

Sports Ranked Johnson wins Canadian Open
Author: 0 Ranked Johnson wins Canadian Open

It's the last time that RBC's going to be here, at Glen Abbey, it's a golf course that I really like, I play well at it. He previous best results this year were tied for seventh at two tournaments, while his season earnings are now just over 1.7 million dollars.

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Author: 0 "Twins Trade Brian Dozier To Dodgers " WCCO

Smeltzer, a right-handed pitcher, has a 4.73 ERA and 3.53 strikeout-to-walk ratio in 23 Double-A appearances this season. Dozier marked the fifth player the Twins have traded in the last five days, including Eduardo Escobar, signaling their shift in focus to the future amid a disappointing season.

Sports Isner, Harrison to clash in repeat of last year's Atlanta Open final
Author: 0 Isner, Harrison to clash in repeat of last year's Atlanta Open final

Top-seeded American John Isner reached the final of the BB&T Atlanta Open with a 6-4, 6-7 (6), 6-1 victory over fourth-seeded Matthew Ebden of Australia on Saturday. That helped set up the second straight Isner-Harrison Atlanta final with Isner triumphing past year. John Isner of the U.S. celebrates defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece in their men's singles match on the seventh day at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London, Monday July 9, 2018.

Author: 0 Stunning amount Chelsea has offered Kante to fend off PSG interest

Chelsea have offered France's World Cup winning midfielder N'Golo Kante a staggering new five-year contract worth £290,000-a-week, which would see him surpass Eden Hazard as the club's top earner, as per reports from The Times . With Danny Drinkwater possibly on his way out of the club and Tiemoue Bakayoko failing to impress so far, it is imperative for Chelsea and Maurizio Sarri to ensure Kante stays at the club for the long term.

Sports WNBA players amazingly danced their way through All-Star Weekend
Author: 0 WNBA players amazingly danced their way through All-Star Weekend

Fowles and Augustus are teammates on Team Della Donne, while Moore and Brunson are together on Team Parker. Click through the gallery for photos from the game. "They're so loyal. They come to the games and they come to compete, too, and you can appreciate that as a player". Team Delle Donne has nine players from the Western Conference and two from the Eastern Conference, with five guards and six forwards.

Author: 0 Mourinho hopeful Manchester United will sign one more player

However, despite the new season looming there is hope for the Red Devils yet; if United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward is willing to open up the chequebook and Mourinho can sign several of these players, Man Utd may finally return to former glories.

Sports Mourinho unsure if Martial will return to Man United
Author: 0 Mourinho unsure if Martial will return to Man United

The lively Alexis Sanchez opened the scoring after 18 minutes. "With the fantastic spirit we have in the majority of the players, I repeat: In the majority of the players, we have a fantastic spirit , we go with everything we have to the Premier League", Mourinho said.

Author: 0 Manchester United's Ander Herrera defends Jose Mourinho after criticism

Herrera believes Mourinho is happy with the strength of his squad, despite the Portuguese previously voicing his frustration at United's relative lack of transfer activity . Imagine Alexis Sanchez fresh, the way the man is running after playing four matches, 90 minutes, I think he is in a fantastic condition so let's look at it from a positive side and wait for Lindelof, Rashford, Lukaku and Jones, which are going to be four important players for us.

Sports Sean Newcomb apologizes for past racist, homophobic tweets
Author: 0 Sean Newcomb apologizes for past racist, homophobic tweets

Newcomb simply tossed it toward the Atlanta dugout as he walked off, wanting no souvenir from the near-miss. Newcomb came close to completing the fourth no-hitter of the 2018 season and the first by a Braves pitcher since Kent Mercker no-hit those same Dodgers in April of 1994.

Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane wanted to replace Jose Mourinho

Yet Herrera insisted Mourinho's combative approach is what the players need and described his battle to sign more players this summer as a normal one between a manager and his employers. The Premier League could and should do that". Paul Pogba was outstanding at the World Cup, so was Romelu Lukaku. They just think about football. Sanchez is working to help young players along, applauding center back Timothy Fosu-Mensah in the 58th minute for a pass that didn't involve the attack at all and ...

Sports Matteo Darmian still keen to leave Manchester United
Author: 0 Matteo Darmian still keen to leave Manchester United

The Old Trafford outfit play German champions Bayern Munich in their final pre-season friendly on August 5 before hosting Leicester in the opening league match on August 10. At the age of 28, Darmian does not want to spend another season offering cover at right-back, particularly following the £19m arrival of young Portuguese defender Diogo Dalot .

Sports Claude Puel confident Manchester United target Harry Maguire will stay
Author: 0 Claude Puel confident Manchester United target Harry Maguire will stay

This earned him a spot in the England squad that made it to the semifinals of the World Cup. United have only made one high-profile signing this summer and Jose Mourinho has cut a frustrated figure with the club not looking as enterprising in the transfer market as they have in the recent past.

Sports Phillies reportedly deal for Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera
Author: 0 Phillies reportedly deal for Mets' Asdrubal Cabrera

But he's a projectable arm who's gained praise, and NY could've done far worse in a one-for-one. Cabrera has success over his 12 years in the big leagues as a career.280/.331/.425 hitter with a 107 OPS+. Whether or not the Mets continue to make moves ahead of the trade deadline remains to be seen. The Phillies have been locked in a tight battle with the Braves for the NL East lead all season.

Sports Phillies trade rumors: Bryce Harper made available by Washington
Author: 0 Phillies trade rumors: Bryce Harper made available by Washington

The Phillies have been one of the teams rumored to be interested in the 25-year-old all-star outfielder and according to Jon Heyman , rival teams believe the Phils should go after Harper. When an anonymous executive criticized Harper this spring, Rizzo found a reporter to whom he could defend Harper vehemently. With Harper and other free agents coming off the books next year, this team's payroll could plummet to $140 million or beyond.

Sports Basilashvili becomes 1st Georgian to net ATP title
Author: 0 Basilashvili becomes 1st Georgian to net ATP title

The Argentine's only two ATP titles came on the same Hamburg clay in 2014 and 2017. Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia will face Mayer in his first ATP final after winning a semi-final lasting almost four hours. The top-seeded Isner beat the eighth-seeded Harrison 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 at Atlantic Station to join Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe, Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras as the only Americans to win an ATP Tour event five times or more.

Author: 0 Charlie Adam: 'Manchester United need five more players to challenge for title'

The wheels have threatened to come off during the club's pre-season tour of the United States, with the Portuguese becoming increasingly outspoken and irritated by a variety of matters . "It's our nature, you always want more for your team". Already deprived of more than half of his first-choice starting XI because of World Cup commitments, injuries have now decimated his squad and Mourinho is anxious as he moves towards the start of the serious business of a new domestic campaign.

Sports Higuain agrees to AC Milan transfer
Author: 0 Higuain agrees to AC Milan transfer

The Evening Standard claims Chelsea opened negotiations with Inter Milan on Saturday to discuss a deal for Vecino after Sarri identified the Uruguayan global as a prime target. Chelsea may have to look elsewhere - and time's fast running out! Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri was interested in a permanent deal for the Argentina forward who he had managed at Napoli but now must look elsewhere after he agreed to make the switch across Serie A to the San Siro.

Sports Huge Blow For Manchester United Ahead Of The New Season
Author: 0 Huge Blow For Manchester United Ahead Of The New Season

Mourinho warned at the start of his side's pre-season trip to the United States that his team could suffer some bad defeats. Eric Bailly played the game against Liverpool on Sunday while carrying an injury and Antonio Valencia also left United's pre-season tour early with a torn calf - he looks set to miss the first month of the campaign.

Author: 0 John Isner reaches 8th Atlanta Open final

Harrison is ranked No. 53 in the world and has one career title under his belt. He prevailed in 1 hour, 59 minutes, thanks in large part to a dominant 26-8 advantage in aces. Laslo Djere and Roberto Bautista-Agut also progressed. "The conditions were different today after the rain". "I literally gave in every match my heart.

Author: 0 Two Americans cyclists among four dead in Tajikistan hit-and-run

Tajik officials say a driver hit the cyclists with a vehicle before at least one assailant attacked them with firearms and a knife. Two of the victims were American, one was Swiss, and another was from the Netherlands, foreign and Tajik officials said.