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Sport Good news & bad news for Liverpool over Virgil van Dijk
Author: 0 Good news & bad news for Liverpool over Virgil van Dijk

Southampton's complaint stands, but as they have already submitted evidence for the case which has been dismissed by the Premier League , any charges are deemed unlikely at this stage. Liverpool are now banned from signing domestic players for their academy, after being caught up in a move to sign a 13-year-old Stoke City youngster.

Sport Vettel a disgrace says Hamilton
Author: 0 Vettel a disgrace says Hamilton

This I don't understand. "Not with the vehicle but with his fist", he said. "Seb probably sometimes doesn't think before he acts". Absolutely not. This is the race we expected a year ago, and we got it today with all the craziness and safety cars.

Sport Cosby jury deadlocked after 30 hours of deliberation
Author: 0 Cosby jury deadlocked after 30 hours of deliberation

Bernard says Cosby threatened her and her boyfriend at the time by saying he would sue them and ruin her career if she came forward with her allegations. "In most criminal cases, anything short of a conviction is a win for the defense", said Rudovsky, who isn't involved in the case. On Thursday morning, O'Neill told the jury, "Each of you has a duty to consult with one another [.] if it can be done without violence".

Sport Stars acquire defenseman Marc Methot in a trade with Vegas
Author: 0 Stars acquire defenseman Marc Methot in a trade with Vegas

Methot goes from opening the season as a member of Vegas to opening the 2017-18 season playing against Vegas, as the Stars will open the year on October 6 at home against the Golden Knights. "He has proven to be a capable and steady defenceman that can play well with an offensive-minded partner, and he will add a tremendous amount of leadership and experience to our blue line".

Sport England, France Unite With Britpop
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It was a similar situation on France's second goal just before half-time, when Heaton produced another fine save to keep out the 20-year-old Dembele only for Sidibe to reach the ball first and lash it into the back of the net. "You'll still get an element of one person's judgment within that". France's players were touched by the overwhelming show of support they received from England fans when they played a friendly at Wembley Stadium on November 17, 2015 - just four days after the ...

Sport Debutant Malan leads England to series win
Author: 0 Debutant Malan leads England to series win

South Africa only briefly looked capable of chasing down their target of 181, when AB De Villiers was in. The former Proteas skipper feels that the Test squad for the four-match series against England was "a lot more mature than our white-ball teams are".

Sport Germany, Chile enter Confederations Cup semis
Author: 0 Germany, Chile enter Confederations Cup semis

The reigning world champions beat Cameroon 3-1 in the Confederations Cup as Kerem Demirbay's opener and a brace from Timo Werner secured top spot in Group B and set up a semi-final clash against Mexico on Thursday. Pizzi said that such a relentless style involved an enormous physical effort, raising questions as to whether an ageing squad will be able to maintain it at next year's World Cup, should they qualify.

Author: 0 Roger Federer strolls into Halle semis for the 13th time

However, the Swiss ace will have to get past the talented Zverev. Speaking at the post-match presentation, Federer said: "It's been a hard year - we had a lot of practice, a lot of training, a lot of rehab to do, so it's nice to be back on the match courts and it feels great".

Sport Bucks' Brogdon NBA All-Rookie team
Author: 0 Bucks' Brogdon NBA All-Rookie team

Brogdon started 28 games this year and played in 75. There's no doubt that the Milwaukee Bucks hoped Malcolm Brogdon would be a meaningful contributor when they selected him with the 36th pick of last year's draft, but even they couldn't have predicted he'd make history within 12 months.

Sport Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers
Author: 0 Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers

Maybe it's because the 76ers drafted Markelle Fultz instead on Lonzo . "I was born in '97, so I didn't really get to see him", Ball said . Ball is facing sky-high expectations, but he's also just one part of Johnson's plan to transform the Lakers into a championship contender after the worst four-season stretch in franchise history.

Sport Mahela Jayawardene denies rumours linking him to India coach's job
Author: 0 Mahela Jayawardene denies rumours linking him to India coach's job

Anil Kumble resigned from the position of the head coach of the Indian cricket team last Thursday thereby opening the doors for a fresh process of recruitment for one of the most lucrative jobs in the sport. "I am completely focused on current commitments with MI and Khulna", he wrote. The India national cricket team is now playing in West Indies without a coach after Anil Kumble surprised everyone by stepping down from the post the day team India left for the West Indies.

Sport Sebastian Vettel: Ferrari 'close' to front group after practice
Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel: Ferrari 'close' to front group after practice

Therefore, being so close to Ferrari on a power circuit, where Red Bull had been expecting to be on the back foot, has left him hugely encouraged about where things are at right now. The second practice starts late Friday afternoon. To cap another frustrating weekend for the team's Dutch starlet Verstappen , the 19-year-old was forced to retire on lap 11 with major engine troubles forcing him into his fourth retirement in the last six races.

Sport Sailing-New Zealand pedal their way to brink of America's Cup victory
Author: 0 Sailing-New Zealand pedal their way to brink of America's Cup victory

Oracle's quest for the "three-peat" is hanging by a thread with the defender needing to win all six remaining races to successfully defend the Cup. HAMILTON, Bermuda New Zealand flew to the edge of America's Cup victory over the US on Sunday, going 6-1 ahead in the first-to-seven final and setting themselves up to exorcise the ghost of losing in San Francisco in 2013.

Sport Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team
Author: 0 Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

On Friday, the team finally introduced what appears to be the last segment of setting up for the future when Markelle Fultz trotted across the stage to be crowned the newest Sixer . After the announcement of Ball's selection by the Lakers, he said he "just wants to get on the court". They believe they are destined for National Basketball Association greatness, perhaps soon, and for that they are required to have a full-service lineup.

Sport Fijiana secure top four finish, World Cup spot
Author: 0 Fijiana secure top four finish, World Cup spot

While the Australian team could not recreate the results of the past season, Head Coach Tim Walsh said both the tournament and the season overall gave him plenty to be positive about. The Australia women dominated the early going but could not breach the Canadian defence until Evania Pelita broke through. They were knocked out at the semi-final stage by Australia today, 19-14.

Author: 0 Sixers GM takes jab at Danny Ainge following trade

Teams that include the Los Angeles Lakers , the Philadelphia 76ers and even the Boston Celtics are looking to Thursday's 2017 NBA Draft to bolster their rosters with top college prospects. "We are certainly aware of our competition", Ainge said. For the past five years, the Philadelphia 76ers have been one of the worst performing teams in the National Basketball Association.

Sport O'Mahony To Lead Lions Against Maori All Blacks
Author: 0 O'Mahony To Lead Lions Against Maori All Blacks

Conor Murray was excellent against Crusaders and is the Test Lions scrumhalf in waiting. Gatland added that Sexton needed to build up his game time to boost his confidence. Warburton returned from a minor ankle injury to play over an hour in the midweek defeat by the Highlanders in Dunedin. 'He fully understands that that loose forward trio went outstandingly well against the Crusaders.

Sport Lyon sign Chelsea forward Traore
Author: 0 Lyon sign Chelsea forward Traore

Traore joined Chelsea for nothing in 2014 - and three years and only ten appearances for the club later, the Blues have made a formidable amount of money on him. " Lyon and I intend to continue to progress, to learn with the coach and with my new team-mates", Traore told the club's official website. "I am very happy to be here, to be Lyonnais".

Sport Charlie Sheen owner of Ruth memorabilia up for auction
Author: 0 Charlie Sheen owner of Ruth memorabilia up for auction

Two pieces of famous Babe Ruth memorabilia are likely to fetch more than a million dollars at auction this week - and now their famous owner has been revealed. The sale document, which once belonged to Yankees owner Jacob Ruppert, is now going for more than $400,000. If only the Indians had finished the job last fall, perhaps he could have bought Rajai Davis' game-tying home run ball from Game 7 of the World Series.

Sport Liverpool handed transfer boost, but still £20m short of £70m price-tag
Author: 0 Liverpool handed transfer boost, but still £20m short of £70m price-tag

In 32 appearances in all competitions, Keita notched 8 goals and 7 assists, with his all-action performances alerting some of European football's biggest clubs. Goal broke the news of the player's status as a premier target for Jurgen Klopp ahead of the new campaign on March 1, but at present, prising away the Guinea worldwide will be arduous.

Author: 0 Down 7 and missing Francona, Indians rally to top Texas 15-9

Jose Ramirez and Lonnie Chisenhall had three hits each. "This is the best win of the year". Cleveland reliever Bryan Shaw (2-2) pitched 1 1/3 scoreless innings for the win. "Our inability to stop any of the bleeding". Neither starting pitcher was around for long. He was placed on the disabled list on May 3 (retroactive to April 30) after sustaining the injury while warming up for his start on May 2 at Houston.

Sport Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid
Author: 0 Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid

The prosecutor also alleged that the player falsely reported income as coming from real estate, which it said had greatly reduced his tax rate. Ronaldo is with Portugal at the FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and has not said anything about his future since the A Bola story was published.

Sport Markelle Fultz lets Philadelphia know Sixers are playoff team now
Author: 0 Markelle Fultz lets Philadelphia know Sixers are playoff team now

During the second round of the draft on Thursday, some fans at the Barclays Center chose to have a little fun by spoiling the news of a few picks. Markelle Fultz ( Washington ) is interviewed after being selected as the number one overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays Center.

Sport Mayweather to fight McGregor in August
Author: 0 Mayweather to fight McGregor in August

The former welterweight champion went (49-0) before bowing out, a record he shares with the legendary Rocky Marciano, and will get the chance to make it a ideal 50 when he hits the canvas with McGregor , who will be boxing professionally for the first time ever.

Author: 0 LaVar Ball will reportedly appear on WWE's Monday Night Raw

During LaVar's livestream at the NBA Draft , an observant Redditor picked up Balls' discussion about the possible WWE appearance and the exposure it would bring to his Big Baller Brand. His father has made headlines for boasting about the talent of his sons. Come (and) see me when he does, " Ball Sr. said, when showed on ESPN during the draft.

Author: 0 Kevin Harvick wins NASCAR race at Sonona for first victory of season

There were certainly some aero ramifications in Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway, but it was buried in the side-by-side unpredictable nature of the racing. "We didn't have quite enough at the end". Jason Williams, the flashy point guard nicknamed "White Chocolate", went down with a right leg injury late in the game.