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Sports John Henry considering Liverpool sale
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American Henry also owns the Boston Red Sox - winners of this year's World Series - and the New York Post are reporting that he is now "running a passive sales process" for Liverpool . " On behalf of the club's ownership, I can completely dismiss this unfounded speculation", a spokesperson said on Friday. The club would welcome additional investment but it makes little sense for the Fenway Sports Group to relinquish total control at this time.

Sports Bernardo Silva: Manchester City's artist at work
Author: 0 Bernardo Silva: Manchester City's artist at work

United went behind to a stunning strike from Cristiano Ronaldo, but rallied late on as Juan Mata netted an excellent free-kick and an own goal secured all three points. "On a similar note, United fans might be optimistic due to their win at the Etihad towards the end of last season, but I don't see that happening again.

Sports Boult hat-trick fuels New Zealands win over Pakistan
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Hafeez bowled during the Twenty20 series without incident, but Taylor's gesture caused plenty of drama in Abu Dhabi , with Sarfraz exchanging heated words during Hafeez's spell, with the umpires eventually having to speak to Taylor after repeated complaints from Sarfraz.

Sports Big hits was my way of battling stomach cramps, says Harmanpreet Kaur
Author: 0 Big hits was my way of battling stomach cramps, says Harmanpreet Kaur

The 29-year-old smashed 103 off 51 balls and her carnage included eight sixes, some of them towering, and seven boundaries. But the team's performance in their first game of the Women's World T20 has given rise to new hope, that India can reproduce the form that they showed in the 50-over World Cup past year.

Sports Fulham Boss Channels Inner-Steven Gerrard With Decimation Of Players
Author: 0 Fulham Boss Channels Inner-Steven Gerrard With Decimation Of Players

Liverpool host Fulham in the Premier League at Anfield on Sunday as Jürgen Klopp's side seek to bounce back from a disappointing midweek defeat in Europe. Jordan Henderson , who has missed the last four games with a hamstring injury, is fit again, along with Naby Keita . "If we are confused, scared and play like kids, it's not easy".

Sports Tsitsipas, De Minaur overcome challenges in Milan
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Second seed de Minaur - who began the season at number 208 in the world rankings and reached a career-high 31 last month - had been undefeated until the final. "I was down and out there and I managed to scrap my way (back) with a couple good returns and a couple long rallies". "One of the main things that I always loved about the sport is the individual aspect, just being you on court and you having to find a way to deal with situations.

Sports Antonio Brown Cited for Going 100 miles per hour on Street
Author: 0 Antonio Brown Cited for Going 100 miles per hour on Street

Below is a clip of Brown's black Porsche being pursued by a police auto. Ross Township police stopped Brown without incident after he was spotted doubling the speed limit on McKnight Road, a multi-lane central artery running through the middle of the north Pittsburgh suburb.

Sports Bruce Irvin signs with hometown Falcons, reunites with Dan Quinn
Author: 0 Bruce Irvin signs with hometown Falcons, reunites with Dan Quinn

In fact, Irvin says he turned down more money from two other teams because he only wanted to play for the Falcons . Irvin, 31, was waived by the Oakland Raiders last week. One shouldn't really blame him. He cleared waivers without any team submitting a claim, but it's worth noting that the Falcons weren't the only organization checking in with him once he hit free agency.

Sports Warriors star Curry ‘day-to-day’ with groin strain
Author: 0 Warriors star Curry ‘day-to-day’ with groin strain

Still, there's no word on when we'll see him back on the floor, which includes ruling Curry out for Saturday's game against the Nets. "The MRI was encouraging, so it'll be kind of a day-to-day thing. Even the great ones have games where they can't hit a shot, and Thursday night just happened to be that type of game for the Warriors point guard. With a big slate of games every Wednesday, we've asked a couple of our National Basketball Association experts - Doug Kezirian and Andre Snellings - ...

Sports Steelers send Ravens to devastating loss
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Pick one, or all of the above", Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin said. Coming off a 36-21 loss at Carolina, Baltimore can jump into contention with its first sweep of the Steelers since 2015. Mosley was playing on an injured thigh. These two teams are both playing ridiculously different than they were in Week 4 though so I am giving the advantage to Pittsburgh.

Sports RED SOX: J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts AL Silver Sluggers
Author: 0 RED SOX: J.D. Martinez and Mookie Betts AL Silver Sluggers

Mike Trout has won the Silver Slugger Award for the sixth straight time, given to the best offensive players at east position in both leagues. Named the 2018 Hank Aaron Award victor for the AL as the league's top offensive performer, Martinez was the only player in the junior circuit to hit at least.300 with 100 RBI and 100 runs scored.

Sports Ireland beat Argentina but at a cost
Author: 0 Ireland beat Argentina but at a cost

There was no chance that this Irish team would lose Argentina , surely not. "We knew Argentina would be physical, they would make it very hard for us, they would be good at the breakdown and good at the setpiece". "He was a smart player and a good manager of people", said Schmidt who was assistant coach at French side Clermont when Ledesma was on the playing staff "He has already done an incredible job in broadening his experience for example with the Wallabies (when he was forwards' ...

Sports Leicester City pay tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha
Author: 0 Leicester City pay tribute to Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha

On Friday, the club announced plans to erect a statue of Vichai at the stadium. Thai billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was killed when his helicopter crashed October 27 in a parking lot next to the English Premier League club's stadium.

Sports Minnesota Timberwolves trade Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia 76ers
Author: 0 Minnesota Timberwolves trade Jimmy Butler to Philadelphia 76ers

That deal reportedly included Josh Richardson and a first-round draft pick. The teams will likely execute the trade on Monday. And don't think there was going to be a breaking National Basketball Association story without Adrian Wojnarowski chipping in some promising info for 76ers fans, reporting they fully expect to sign Butler to an extension this offseason.

Sports CC Sabathia Will Retire After 2019 Season
Author: 0 CC Sabathia Will Retire After 2019 Season

The Cleveland Indians will listen to trade packages for both Corey Kluber and Carlos Carrasco , according to ESPN's Buster Olney. "He's been a great Yankee and he has some time on the clock still". A six-time All-Star and the 2007 AL Cy Young Award victor, Sabathia went 9-7 with a 3.65 ERA in 29 starts this year. He will return to a roster with two other starting pitchers set in Luis Severino and Masahiro Tanaka .

Sports Oosthuizen closes in on Garcia at halfway stage of Nedbank Golf Challenge
Author: 0 Oosthuizen closes in on Garcia at halfway stage of Nedbank Golf Challenge

It's not ideal to see three-putts, but some of the pins were nearly impossible to get to and when you leave yourself 20 or 25 feet putting over hills then it is going to happen sometimes. "I'm rolling the ball well but some of those putts aren't going in". "This sort of round does not happen very often, I was very fortunate", said the 38-year-old Spanish victor of the 2017 Masters after his bogey-free round.

Sports ATP Finals: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic May Win $2.7 Million
Author: 0 ATP Finals: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic May Win $2.7 Million

The conditions at the season finale in London are expected to be slightly heavier, but being indoors, with the elements not playing a part, the setting is ideal for Federer's precisely directed weaponry. Alexander Zverev and Dominic Thiem, from a generation further below, are still developing. The ATP Finals in London begins on Sunday. "What we have found out over the years is that if you have a couple of great players winning a lot of Majors, the generation that follows usually suffers", ...

Sports Hamilton threatens to quit if F1 continues to expand
Author: 0 Hamilton threatens to quit if F1 continues to expand

Silverstone a year ago triggered a contract clause that will see their deal end early, which will expire in 2019. Bratches made it clear that city-based Global Positioning System have a major appeal to F1 because it puts the racing closer to bigger populations, which is why Vietnam's race in Hanoi will join Monaco, Singapore and Azerbaijan as a street race.

Sports United's Martial earns recall to France squad
Author: 0 United's Martial earns recall to France squad

Martial won the last of his 18 caps in a friendly against Russian Federation, while missing the successful World Cup campaign in Russian Federation this summer, Xinhua reported on Thursday. "Anthony is a young player who is in the process of acquiring, I hope, a certain level of maturity - his potential is incredible". He has proved that on the pitch by how important he's been for Manchester United for a few weeks already.

Sports BATE Borisov vs. Chelsea - Football Match Report
Author: 0 BATE Borisov vs. Chelsea - Football Match Report

Russian Federation 2018 World Cup winning striker Olivier Giroud made all the difference in the game as his 52nd minute strike handed the Blues maximum victory away from home. That prompted a strong response from Bate, but Nikolai Signevich struck the left post and Aleksey Rios blazed over from close range as the Blues held on to win.

Sports NASCAR to consider stiffer penalties for violations
Author: 0 NASCAR to consider stiffer penalties for violations

The rule in question states that spoilers must be used exactly as supplied from the manufacturer and not altered. An NASCAR inspector noticed something looked amiss on the No. "We work tirelessly across every inch of our race cars to create speed and, unfortunately, NASCAR determined we ventured into an area not accommodated by its rule book", SHR Vice President of Competition Greg Zipadelli stated .

Sports Imam-ul-Haq returns to squad after precautionary tests
Author: 0 Imam-ul-Haq returns to squad after precautionary tests

He was immediately sent to a hospital for CT scans and the team management said they would monitor him for the next 48 hours. "He joined the team and will remain under observation of Team Physio". The play had to stop five balls later as an ambulance waited near a sidescreen for Imam, who had to be stretchered in it, to take him to the hospital.

Sports Hansen: Less is better when it comes to NZ-England tests
Author: 0 Hansen: Less is better when it comes to NZ-England tests

England lifted some of the pessimism surrounding their team with a much-needed victory over South Africa but Eddie Jones' side face the ultimate test in rugby this weekend. Les Bleus were supposed to remain behind the 10-metre line in their own half, but they advanced towards the All Blacks in a "V-formation", led by captain Thierry Dusautoir.

Sports England spin out Sri Lanka in first Test
Author: 0 England spin out Sri Lanka in first Test

The second match of the three-test series is in Kandy, starting on November 14, before the final contest in Colombo from November 23. I may play some first-class cricket but we will see how it goes. It was eventually the debutant who accounted for Herath, a good pick-up running him out by a frame. England's Jack Leach successfully appeals to dismiss Sri Lanka's Kaushal Silva during the fourth day of the first test cricket match between Sri Lanka and England in Galle , Sri Lanka , ...

Sports Dez Bryant Injured During Saints Practice
Author: 0 Dez Bryant Injured During Saints Practice

Bryant, the Cowboys all-time leader in touchdown receptions, is undergoing a magnetic resonance imaging exam to get a final diagnosis. But news broke earlier this week that Dez agreed to a one-year contract with the New Orleans Saints . "I won't question the man upstairs. this is the ultimate test. thank you everyone for the prayers". Bryant was selected in the 1st round of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Dallas Cowboys and was selected to go to the Pro Bowl 3 different times.

Sports EPL: Three reasons Sanchez wants to quit Manchester United
Author: 0 EPL: Three reasons Sanchez wants to quit Manchester United

It was ideal preparation for Sunday's trip to Pep Guardiola's City, where another tough 90 minutes lies in wait for Lindelof and his team-mates. In the aftermath of the game, Ronaldo again drew more derision from some Old Trafford faithful when he blatantly said Jose Mourinho's side didn't deserve the win.

Sports Dez Bryant works out for Saints
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Marshall was recently released by the Seattle Seahawks after a short stint with the team and like Bryant has been looking for another opportunity in the NFL . The Baltimore Ravens offered Bryant a multi-year deal, but he reportedly wants a one-year, "prove-it" deal. After that, it's a pretty severe dropoff.

Sports Kyrie Irving, Celtics rally from 22 down to top Suns in OT
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving, Celtics rally from 22 down to top Suns in OT

Boston outscored Phoenix 35-20 in the fourth to tie the game at 100, then went on to win in overtime. Then, things started getting weird. Celtics point guard Terry Rozier enjoyed a breakout in 2017-18 in the wake of Kyrie Irving's season-ending injury.

Sports Chandler has impactful debut as Lakers beat Wolves 114-110
Author: 0 Chandler has impactful debut as Lakers beat Wolves 114-110

Shooting over 55 percent from the field in each of his last 13 seasons, Chandler now ranks third all-time in field goal percentage (minimum 2,000 FGM). A native of Los Angeles, Chandler is considered one of the strong, veteran leaders in the league - a welcome addition to a largely youthful Lakers locker room.

Sports Bryce Harper Reportedly Destined To Sign With Phillies: ‘Bank On It’
Author: 0 Bryce Harper Reportedly Destined To Sign With Phillies: ‘Bank On It’

The deal did not include a no-trade clause, per the same report. While Harper could be exploring other options, it's still possible he might return to the Nationals. He's looking to land something worth $400 million, which would be the richest baseball contract ever, by far. Importantly for any future negotiations, Harper's deal would not be the largest in baseball history by average annual value.

Sports Lewis Hamilton threatens to quit over F1 controversy
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton threatens to quit over F1 controversy

So it's up to us to find a fix for it and make sure it doesn't happen again, but it's not so simple to find and fix it as it sounds. "But it's not so simple to find and fix it as it sounds". "That's on my to-do list so we can collectively do that this weekend or next weekend". But Hamilton has insisted there is no Mercedes plan in place to ensure Bottas gets his win back.