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Sports Liverpool thrash Napoli as Alisson makes debut
Author: 0 Liverpool thrash Napoli as Alisson makes debut

Liverpool spent a world record £67 million to bring Alisson to Anfield as Klopp ended his search for a replacement for error-prone Loris Karius and out of favour Simon Mignolet . He was very , very aware of all situations when he was needed behind a high last line. It's much easier to convince, actually we don't need to convince them.

Sports Tiger vs. Phil $10M match to be Thanksgiving weekend
Author: 0 Tiger vs. Phil $10M match to be Thanksgiving weekend

In early July, Alan Shipnuck of golf.com reported that the two superstars had first discussed this one-on-one match during a practice round at The Masters . 10, while Mickelson tees off at 2 p.m. on tee No. 1. The possibility of a contest between the former Ryder Cup team-mates has been mooted since the Players Championship in May, when they played the first two rounds at Sawgrass in the same group.

Sports Red card nearly spoils Steven Gerrard's first league game as Rangers boss
Author: 0 Red card nearly spoils Steven Gerrard's first league game as Rangers boss

Rangers manager Steven Gerrard saw his side draw 1-1 with Aberdeen . "The onus was on us to try and find answers", McInnes told the BBC. We looked like the team with all the ideas. "Anyone in this stadium or watching on Sky will know we are a better team than Aberdeen ". McKenna had been at the heart of the sending off of Morelos, who went for an early bath when the 22-year-old Colombian retaliated to the Aberdeen player's barge.

Sports India's Sharma fined for Malan send-off in first Test
Author: 0 India's Sharma fined for Malan send-off in first Test

With his ability to swing the ball away from them, Ishant could draw them into the shot with the angle and get the ball to swing away. "I just go with my gut feel and situation of the game", he said. He also played in the Royal London games, picking up eight wickets in six matches. "The good thing was I had overs behind me". On the third day of the opening Test, just like on the second day, Virat Kohli fought alone as the visitors lost five wickets in pursuit of 194 runs.

Author: 0 Georgia Hall: The Women's British Open champion's 'Cinderella story'

His daughter was born during the 1996 Masters won by English golfer Nick Faldo at Augusta, Georgia, and she was named as a tribute to that victory. "So it's definitely very fortunate when you have a lot of great role models, and hopefully we can have more junior golfers coming through".

Sports Dana White Responds To Nate Diaz’s Controversial Tweet
Author: 0 Dana White Responds To Nate Diaz’s Controversial Tweet

The fight against Poirier in three-months time will be Diaz's first in the lightweight division in almost three years and he will now take on one of the top-ranked contenders in the weight class. Poirier also sent a tweet saying he was out, so it's unclear whether their fight at UFC 230 is still on. A middleweight rematch between former champs Luke Rockhold and Chris Weidman has already been announced for the event, with fellow 185lbers Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza and David Branch also confirmed ...

Sports Paul O’Connell Takes Up Coaching Role In The Top 14
Author: 0 Paul O’Connell Takes Up Coaching Role In The Top 14

Since then, O'Connell has worked in an advisory role for Munster's academy, in addition to an assistant coach's role with the Ireland Under-20 team. The news is expected to be confirmed later this afternoon. "This is a major asset for the club and it shows our ambitions". Ronan O'Gara will be alongside Crusaders boss Scott Robertson for this morning's Super Rugby final against the Lions in Christchurch (8.35am Irish time).

Sports Man United reportedly move for €55m Bayern defender
Author: 0 Man United reportedly move for €55m Bayern defender

And Mourinho has now called on Woodward to deliver what he wants. The forward, who can play as a conventional number 9, or from the left wing, has a fractious relationship with United boss José Mourinho and it will only have got worse over the course of pre-season.

Sports Justin Thomas leads Bridgestone Invitational
Author: 0 Justin Thomas leads Bridgestone Invitational

That inaugural stop in OH was won by Jack Nicklaus and along the way everyone who was anyone won here. One foe was Firestone Country Club, which Woods has owned in the past to the tune of a record eight titles won. The difference was two more putts. The Bridgestone Invitational is contested in Akron, Ohio. Day battled mistakes during the third round at the hard Firestone Country Club but managed to stay near the top of the leaderboard at 10-under-par after a one-under 69 on Saturday.

Sports Higuain reveals why he ditched Sarri and Chelsea for AC Milan
Author: 0 Higuain reveals why he ditched Sarri and Chelsea for AC Milan

The striker says that at Stamford Bridge only Sarri was driving the deal, while at AC Milan , everyone at the club was desperate to see him sign. "I worked alongside Allegri for a couple of years", Higuain said. "The estimation I have for ( Maurizio) Sarri is not new", Higuain said at his official unveiling as a Milan player. The closest striker Higuain has come to tasting European success in his career was the 4-1 thrashing at the hands of former club Real Madrid in the 2017 Champions ...

Sports O'Gara's Crusaders power into Super Rugby final
Author: 0 O'Gara's Crusaders power into Super Rugby final

It's been called a foregone conclusion and waste of time but the Lions intend to heed lessons from losing the past two Super Rugby title matches when they attempt to upset the Crusaders in the 2018 final. The Crusaders have never lost a semi-final or final against the Hurricanes and they were ahead 15 minutes in when Mo'unga threw a dummy and dotted down after a spell of sustained pressure.

Sports Andy Murray defeats British number one Kyle Edmund in Washington
Author: 0 Andy Murray defeats British number one Kyle Edmund in Washington

After the final point, Murray went to his chair, buried his face in a towel and wept, sobbing at times, and kept his head down and face covered as he exited the court. 'I don't know how you are expected to recover from that. By the time you're done with all your recovery and stuff, it's going to be five thirty, six o'clock in the morning.

Sports Edgbaston a fabulous advert for Test cricket, says Joe Root
Author: 0 Edgbaston a fabulous advert for Test cricket, says Joe Root

Anderson said of Curran: "I remember me as a 20-year-old, and I didn't know what was going on". When asked if it all added up to the best match he has played in, the Yorkshireman said, "It's up there". But just as the hosts threatened to dominate their 1,000th Test, Root was cut off in his prime - run out, once more short of a 14th Test century which has eluded him for the past year .

Sports Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson agree $10 million showdown
Author: 0 Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson agree $10 million showdown

Eyebrows were raised at this public detente between rivals - the thawing of relations put down to the perspective. "As soon as it is, then we'll let you guys know". The two played a practice round together Wednesday at Firestone, per ESPN . Woods, 42, and Mickelson, 48, are the top two active earners on the PGA Tour (Woods with over $112 million, Mickelson with over $87 million), and those figures don't include endorsement deals.

Author: 0 United 'Hopeful' Of Completing Alderweireld Move

Jose Mourinho had made the Belgian centre-back a top priority at the end of last season. Alderweireld, who has entered the final 12 months of his contract, would be available for £25m if Tottenham activate an option to extend his deal for a further season.

Sports Sam Allardyce has his say on Rafa Benitez's stand-off with Mike Ashley
Author: 0 Sam Allardyce has his say on Rafa Benitez's stand-off with Mike Ashley

Benitez was equally upset at the lack of transfer activity, repeatedly stating he had "no idea" if anyone was close to joining the club or not. Newcastle fans have been left underwhelmed by owner Mike Ashley's reluctance to splash the cash during this transfer window though and Muto is unlikely to add to the excitement of the disgruntled Magpies faithful.

Sports Ray Lewis Inducted Into Pro Football Hall Of Fame
Author: 0 Ray Lewis Inducted Into Pro Football Hall Of Fame

Former wide receiver Terrell Owens delivers his NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame speech on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Instead, the diva wide receiver had his gold jacket mailed to him and performed his acceptance speech almost 600 miles south of Canton, Ohio at his former college, The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.

Sports Zaha tells Crystal Palace pals he wants Chelsea move
Author: 0 Zaha tells Crystal Palace pals he wants Chelsea move

Today, the latest on Chelsea and Tottenham target Wilfried Zaha .... Ivory Coast worldwide Zaha impressed with nine goals and made five assists in 29 games in the Premier League last season to earn rave reviews for his performances. Zaha provides a viable option. There has certainly been more talk of outgoings at Chelsea this summer than incomings but with just a week until the transfer window closes, it looks as though the Blues will make a signing or two.

Sports Lopetegui backs Bale to fill Ronaldo void
Author: 0 Lopetegui backs Bale to fill Ronaldo void

According to Spanish publication AS , PSG striker Edinson Cavani is now Real Madrid's first-choice replacement for the departed Cristiano Ronaldo . "And when it comes to our players, Bale and everyone else, we are completely convinced we have the players to move forward". He is happy and aligned with our goals.

Sports Chelsea Ready To Hijack Tottenham's Bid To Sign Aston Villa Starlet
Author: 0 Chelsea Ready To Hijack Tottenham's Bid To Sign Aston Villa Starlet

Despite a summer's worth of rumors on the subject Tottenham have apparently failed to lodge a formal bid for the player. The one thing the owners have made pretty clear is that no-one is for sale. In the meantime, Steve Bruce will be counting down the minutes until the transfer window closes on Thursday 9th August. They're aware, though, that every player has got his price.

Sports Alouettes lose 50-11 in Johnny Manziel's first start
Author: 0 Alouettes lose 50-11 in Johnny Manziel's first start

He had four practices with the Alouettes' first team before Friday night's game, and the quarterback's rust showed. Oh, and just in case he also threw four interceptions, all in the first half as his team trailed the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 38-3 at half.

Sports Liverpool have ‘all the ingredients’ to win titles, says Lallana
Author: 0 Liverpool have ‘all the ingredients’ to win titles, says Lallana

All in all, this newly assembled Reds squad was a musically gifted bunch - except for Fabinho , who was hopelessly out of tune having been nearly entirely overcome by stage fright beforehand. "It's pretty likely (he'll make his debut)". Newcastle are still hoping to rival the likes of Crystal Palace , Southampton and Leicester in the race to sign Danny Ings .

Sports NBA Signs Sports Betting Sponsorship Deal With MGM
Author: 0 NBA Signs Sports Betting Sponsorship Deal With MGM

The deal between a pro sports league and a major gaming company could signal a detente between leagues and the gaming industry when it comes to lobbying for laws about sports betting and contentious " integrity fees ". sports betting market, following Paddy Power Betfair's move in May to buy American daily fantasy operator FanDuel. Other sports, especially the National Football League, have fought its expansion.Silver went on the record in favor of legalization four years ago.

Sports James Anderson: I'll dream of getting Virat Kohli out
Author: 0 James Anderson: I'll dream of getting Virat Kohli out

But Kohli took the session by the scruff of the neck, registering his superb century two overs later and then dominating a last-wicket stand of 53 with Umesh Yadav scoring only one run. Curran struck two valuable partnerships, first with Adil Rashid for 48 runs, which was the biggest of the English innings, and then 41 with fast bowler Stuart Broad for the ninth wicket.

Sports Donald Trump attacks LeBron James' intelligence: 'I like Mike'
Author: 0 Donald Trump attacks LeBron James' intelligence: 'I like Mike'

After years of hard work planning, LeBron James officially opened up his I Promise public school in Akron, Ohio and right out of the gate, it's clear that this is no ordinary public school. This is far from the first time, however that James has given back to the community. The school opened with a group of third- and fourth-graders, but will expand to serve first through eighth grades by 2022.

Sports Urban Meyer says he failed on media day dealing with Zach Smith
Author: 0 Urban Meyer says he failed on media day dealing with Zach Smith

Ohio State placed Meyer on paid administrative leave Wednesday and announced it was opening an internal investigation into matter. Meyer said in Chicago that he knew of a 2009 incident involving Zach Smith and his now ex-wife, Courtney , but said he knew nothing about a 2015 incident.

Sports Johnny Manziel Gets Huge News For His Football Comeback
Author: 0 Johnny Manziel Gets Huge News For His Football Comeback

That included a number of fans that showed up to Percival Molson Stadium, who began chanting "we want Johnny". Manziel will make his first CFL start Friday night when the Montreal Alouettes host the Hamilton Tiger-Cats . I have nothing more to say or to give to the fans of Montreal. Montreal is 1-5 and they've been practically lifeless on offence this season . He was selected by the Cleveland Browns with the 22nd overall pick in the 2014 National Football League draft, the start of a ...

Sports Manchester City request work permit for Douglas Luiz after Jorginho snub
Author: 0 Manchester City request work permit for Douglas Luiz after Jorginho snub

When asked at a press conference ahead of the Community Shield on Sunday if Chelsea "stole" Jorginho from City, the Spaniard replied: "So... yes, we were close". "That's why maybe we should reflect with some perspective on last season". "First of all I'm happy that a manager of that level is in the Premier League ".

Sports Bayern star set for shock Barcelona move
Author: 0 Bayern star set for shock Barcelona move

However, if the 23-year-old Rabiot is held on to by PSG, Vidal could arrive in Barcelona in the next few days for a medical. Barcelona have reached an agreement to sign Arturo Vidal from Bayern Munich on a three-year contract. However, injuries last season limited him to just 22 Bundesliga appearances, pushing Bayern to let him go. The additions of Clement Lenglet and Arthur Melo were brewed over a period of many months but, following the capture of Malcom , Arturo Vidal ...

Sports Florentino Perez reports that Real Madrid superstar will cost €750 million
Author: 0 Florentino Perez reports that Real Madrid superstar will cost €750 million

Inter Milan have reportedly made contact with Luka Modric's agents over a potential move from Real Madrid , according to Sky Sport's Italia . But Modric seems determined to test Real's resolve. Madrid's number 10 has marked himself in recent years as one of the greatest midfielders to ever play the game, with Croatia's recent run to the World Cup final only emphasizing that point.

Sports Serena Williams experiences crushing defeat in San Jose
Author: 0 Serena Williams experiences crushing defeat in San Jose

The 23-time Grand Slam victor struggled mightily against the British No. 1 and former victor Johanna Konta who needed just 51 minutes to crush Williams , 6-1, 6-0 in their opening round match. The second set was a competitive affair, as Kenin started to win numerous close games she had let slip away in the first set, due to stronger serving and effective dropshots.