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Sports Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-min closer to military exemption
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur forward Son Heung-min closer to military exemption

The 3-1 scoreline didn't tell the whole story at Pakansari Stadium outside Jakarta , with Vietnam enjoying the lion's share of possession as well as registering more shots on goal than their opponents. We fight for that. This takes India's medal tally to 43. The medalists in the women's 200 meters finished in the same order as the 100, with Edidiong Odiong of Bahrain winning in 22.96 seconds.

Sports Djokovic survives ‘mini-me’ lapse to reach US Open 3rd round
Author: 0 Djokovic survives ‘mini-me’ lapse to reach US Open 3rd round

Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts during the men's singles second round match against Tennys Sandgren of the United States on Day Four of the 2018 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 30, 2018 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

Sports Nick Kyrgios receives on-court pep talk from US Open umpire
Author: 0 Nick Kyrgios receives on-court pep talk from US Open umpire

If Lahyani gets in trouble for his actions on Thursday, maybe he should consider moving from the umpire chair to Kyrgios' coach's box. According to a New York Times reporter, Lahyani told the 23-year-old, known for being a hothead on the court: "I want to help you".

Sports How Modric won UEFA Player of the Year ahead of Ronaldo, Salah
Author: 0 How Modric won UEFA Player of the Year ahead of Ronaldo, Salah

Meanwhile, Georgia worldwide defender Guram Kashia won the inaugural UEFA #EqualGame Award for his taking a stand for diversity by wearing a rainbow armband in support of LGBT rights in the face of intense criticism from his homeland. Ronaldo won the Champions League Forward of the Season award but he would have wanted the main gong. A jury of 80 coaches from last season's Champions League and Europa League group stages, as well as one journalist from each of UEFA's 55 member ...

Sports Southgate Announces England Squad For Nations Cup Fixture
Author: 0 Southgate Announces England Squad For Nations Cup Fixture

Manchester United defender Luke Shaw has earned an England recall ahead of the upcoming fixtures against Spain and Switzerland. England manager Gareth Southgate has recalled Manchester United defender Luke Shaw and Liverpool defender Joe Gomez to the Three Lions squad for the national team's first action since the World Cup as they prepare to face Spain in the new UEFA Nations League at Wembley.

Sports Mariano Diaz to be given Cristiano Ronaldo's old No.7 shirt
Author: 0 Mariano Diaz to be given Cristiano Ronaldo's old No.7 shirt

The 25-year-old played for one season in the Los Blancos youth setup before moving through the senior ranks between 2012 and 2017. Real have not commented on the figures involved, but a Lyon club statement said the deal was worth about €33 million (£29.66million).

Sports Virat Kohli slams 100-ball game and cricket commercialism
Author: 0 Virat Kohli slams 100-ball game and cricket commercialism

Jos Buttler will keep wicket after Jonny Bairstow fractured a finger at Trent Bridge but Bairstow is fit to move up the order to No 4. India and England are in the middle of the much awaited Test Series between Them. That 2014 Test also saw Alastair Cook end a run of low scores with an innings of 95 and England would be delighted if their all-time leading Test run-scorer put another bad trot behind him in similar fashion this week.

Sports Aston Villa announce Yannick Bolasie signing with another hilarious video
Author: 0 Aston Villa announce Yannick Bolasie signing with another hilarious video

Bolasie seems excited by the challenge and is focused on helping Villa return to the Premier League . His arrival at Villa Park will come as something of a blow to fellow Championship side Middlesbrough . The winger has had a troubled time at Goodison Park, struggling for game time after combatting serious injury. It's Premier League everywhere you look .

Sports Teddy Bridgewater and the Saints are a flawless fit
Author: 0 Teddy Bridgewater and the Saints are a flawless fit

Darnold will be 21 years and 97 days old when the Jets take the field against the Lions on Monday, Sept. 10. However, Bridgewater's tenure in NY came to an abrupt end on Wednesday afternoon when the Jets traded him to the New Orleans Saints .

Sports Aaron Rodgers' Contract Extension Is Reportedly Done
Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers' Contract Extension Is Reportedly Done

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan set the record guaranteed money in a deal in May, when he received exactly $100 million. They are also reporting that Rodgers will net a $57.5 million signing bonus. If Rodgers ends up playing out his entire contract, which runs through the 2023 season, the Packers quarterback will make roughly $176 million over that span.

Author: 0 NFL's Aaron Rodgers to sign record contract with $100M guaranteed

However, the extension will keep him in Green Bay for many years to come and will likely see him finish his career in a Packers uniform. "The total value of the extension could reach $180 million if Rodgers achieves $4 million in incentives, a source told Schefter".

Sports Mychal Kendricks issues statement after being charged with insider trading
Author: 0 Mychal Kendricks issues statement after being charged with insider trading

Co-defendant Damilare Sonoiki was paid $10,000 in kickbacks in the scheme from 2014-2015, as well as perks like tickets to Philadelphia Eagles games and tagging along to a music video shoot or nightclub appearances, said U.S. According to NBC Philadelphia , Kendricks made almost $1.2 million in the scheme. Mychal Kendricks apparently made a regrettable financial decision, and we're not talking about his decision to sign with the Cleveland Browns .

Sports Harry Kane Says Tottenham Win At Manchester United Is Statement Of Intent
Author: 0 Harry Kane Says Tottenham Win At Manchester United Is Statement Of Intent

After losing nine of his first 16 matches, Chelsea and Mourinho parted ways "by mutual consent" in December 2015. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho retains the support of the club's board, with executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward confident the coach can help his team recover from a miserable start to the season, sources have told ESPN FC .

Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers, Packers Close To Finalizing Record-Breaking Contract

Recent extensions for fellow quarterbacks Matt Ryan ($30 million per year average), Kirk Cousins ($28 million) and Jimmy Garoppolo ($27.5 million) certainly pressed the issue for the Packers to get something done with their franchise QB well in advance of his deal running out after the 2018 season.

Sports Alize Cornet hit with code violation for changing shirt on court
Author: 0 Alize Cornet hit with code violation for changing shirt on court

She took off the top - revealing a sports-bra underneath - to quickly adjust her shirt to the correct position. Cornet was just returning from her 10-minute break when she appeared to realize her shirt was on backwards. The Nike bodysuit Williams wore during this year's French Open was created to help with blood circulation, as Williams suffered risky blood clots as a complication during childbirth - she had her daughter back in September last year.

Sports Czech Masters: Padraig Harrington second to first-time victor Andrea Pavan
Author: 0 Czech Masters: Padraig Harrington second to first-time victor Andrea Pavan

Another birdie on the par-3 13th briefly restored Harrington's lead, but a bogey on the 15th combined with Pavan's birdie on the 16th meant the Dubliner dropped one shot behind with two holes to play. "It could have easily gone both ways, he was ahead of me most of the day but after I got ahead I stayed aggressive". "It's awesome, it's massive", said the 29-year-old.

Sports Nadal sends injured Ferrer into Grand Slam retirement
Author: 0 Nadal sends injured Ferrer into Grand Slam retirement

The 36-year old after the break, in a post-match conference, said the match will be his last at a Grand Slam tournament. "Finally I made a decision to retire because it's worse to play and break it, break everything", Ferrer said. Federer's Day 2 performance was not flawless - he was forced to save eight break points in 13 service games and needed four match points to seal the win - but his best is rarely required at this stage of a Grand Slam.

Sports Sevilla president Castro: Real Madrid are signing Mariano
Author: 0 Sevilla president Castro: Real Madrid are signing Mariano

Taking that into account, the actual fee paid by Real will be under 25 million euros . "He is one of the players we have dealt with", Castro said. Real Madrid had the option to match any competing bid for their former player and according to French sports daily L'Equipe, they have chose to trigger the option.

Sports Yaya Toure agent claims client has undergone medical in London
Author: 0 Yaya Toure agent claims client has undergone medical in London

West Ham were most strongly linked with Toure, with Manuel Pellegrini previously coaching the 35-year-old at City. His agent Dimitry Seluk tweeted: "Yaya has passed a medical in London ". Seluk, who once bizarrely criticised City for failing to recognise Toure's birthday by giving him a cake, added: "It's not Crystal Palace , 100%".

Sports South Korea, Hawaii to meet in LLWS championship
Author: 0 South Korea, Hawaii to meet in LLWS championship

Even though Georgia never advanced a runner past first base, the game was scoreless until the bottom of the fourth inning, when a pair of pinch hitters provided the spark that Hawaii needed. "Someone asked me, what's the strength of the team , and I honestly have to say, it's that they play as a team ", Hawaii team manager Gerald Oda said.

Sports Andy Murray passes tough test against James Duckworth
Author: 0 Andy Murray passes tough test against James Duckworth

Murray's victory continues his record of reaching the second round of the US Open on every occasion he has competed and sets up a tie with Fernando Verdasco , who beat compatriot Feliciano Lopez . Ferrer, 36, has indicated this was to be his final major tournament. Women's seventh seed Elina Svitolina , two-time champion Venus Williams and men's third seed Juan Martin del Potro are all in action on the Louis Armstrong Stadium.

Sports Manchester United's Jose Mourinho 'inspirational' to other managers - Mauricio Pochettino
Author: 0 Manchester United's Jose Mourinho 'inspirational' to other managers - Mauricio Pochettino

He stormed out of his postgame news conference after saying he had won more Premier League titles than all the other active managers combined, and repeating the word "respect" over and over as he left the room. Players come in and out of a side which is lacking in identity and assuredness. Following that defeat to Sevilla, Mourinho went on his now infamous 12-minute "football heritage" rant and his bad mood from last season has seemingly carried over into the new campaign.

Sports Blue Jays' Morales ties club record, homers in six straight games
Author: 0 Blue Jays' Morales ties club record, homers in six straight games

Morales is now tied with three others - Barry Bonds, Kevin Mench and Jim Thome - for the second-longest such streak in history. By connecting Monday night against the Orioles in Baltimore, Morales can join Dale Long, Don Mattingly and Ken Griffey Jr., who now share the record.

Sports Donald Trump meets Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino at White House
Author: 0 Donald Trump meets Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino at White House

Infantino joked that Trump might find the cards useful when dealing with the press, a comment the republican appeared to enjoy. "Soccer is a game, I guess you call it football", Trump added. I'm not sure, we'll see. Donald Trump learned what a red card was for on Tuesday. and POTUS waited about 2 seconds to use it on the White House reporters! "Let's see, in 2026 I won't be here [as President]".

Sports Next generation poised for Grand Slam breakthrough - Federer
Author: 0 Next generation poised for Grand Slam breakthrough - Federer

Former winners Serena Williams , Stan Wawrinka , and Andy Murray will also play their opening rounds on Monday, while Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic kick off his campaigns on Tuesday. Now 37, Federer would become the oldest NY champion in the Open era should he lift the trophy again on Sept.9 and second oldest of all time. 0 - players in the Open Era have managed to win the US Open without dropping a set.

Sports Asian Games: Indian Women's Hockey team beat Thailand 5-0
Author: 0 Asian Games: Indian Women's Hockey team beat Thailand 5-0

Before Sindhu's Silver, India bagged two Silver medals in Archery as both the Compound Men's and Women's teams lost to South Korea in their respective Finals.The Indian Men's Table Tennis team had to content with a Bronze, as it lost to South Korea 0-3, in the semi-finals.

Sports Serena Williams wears Virgil Abloh tutu at US Open after catsuit ban
Author: 0 Serena Williams wears Virgil Abloh tutu at US Open after catsuit ban

Williams looked like she would cruise to victory when she took a 5-2 lead in the second set but fatigue appeared to set in for the 38-year-old as temperatures soared to 93 degrees Fahrenheit (34°C) amid high humidity. Serena Williams' tennis outfits are often the talk of the town, and she set NY tongues wagging with her latest creation in a routine opening victory at the U.S.

Sports Tottenham Hotspur embarrass Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur embarrass Manchester United 3-0 at Old Trafford

Shaw's individual performance was one of the only highlights for United with the left-back receiving special praise from Mourinho after the final whistle. As Mourinho walked away from the presser, he called out, "Respect, please". Tottenham couldn't make two passes coming from the back. After rounding Hugo Lloris , however, the Belgian striker screwed his shot just wide.

Author: 0 Luke Shaw apologises to Manchester United fans after Tottenham humiliation

Mourinho is, however, unaccustomed to seeing his methods called into question on such a regular basis . You are just going to have to back certain players and go with them and stick with it, rather than changing it every single game. "The team doesn't fight the way they fought, the boys don't give everything they gave if the team isn't United". At full-time, Mourinho walked on the pitched and grabbed a word with Shaw to try and raise his spirits, having been hugely impressed with his ...

Sports Quincy Pondexter, San Antonio Spurs agree to 1-year deal
Author: 0 Quincy Pondexter, San Antonio Spurs agree to 1-year deal

Ginobili, 41, released the following statement regarding his decision: "Today, with a wide range of feelings, I'm announcing my retirement from basketball". With Ginobili playing alongside former Houston Rockets forward Luis Scola, Argentina routed the Italians, 84-69, while the almighty Team USA was relegated to a bronze finish.