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Sport Big Orange aims to make Goodwood Cup history
Author: 0 Big Orange aims to make Goodwood Cup history

Andrea Atzeni, aboard Stradivarius , took the inside route after finding a clear path and rather easily got by Big Orange. Trainer Gosden said: "Frankie controlled the race on Big Orange, he came up the middle, he didn't want to be attacked hard down the rail".

Sport NFL Reportedly Wants To Work With Players Union On Marijuana Study
Author: 0 NFL Reportedly Wants To Work With Players Union On Marijuana Study

But for how much longer? The NFL now bans all marijuana use, but wrote a letter to the NFLPA stating it would like to work with the association on its research of the subject, The Post reports . "I think it's important to look at whether there are addiction issues". And it's not as simple as someone just wants to feel better after a game. "And I think it's important to not simply assume recreation is the reason it's being used".

Sport John Terry: Villa title would be up there with Blues glory
Author: 0 John Terry: Villa title would be up there with Blues glory

Terry, 36, joined Villa on a one-year contract last month and was handed the captain's armband by manager Steve Bruce . The Villains have been fairly active in the transfer market thus far as Bruce has sought to add Premier League experience to his squad with the signings of Glenn Whelan, Ahmed Elmohamady, John Terry and Chris Samba, while Sam Johnstone has rejoined on-loan.

Sport LA Filled With Rich Diversity, Likely To Receive 2028 Olympic Bid
Author: 0 LA Filled With Rich Diversity, Likely To Receive 2028 Olympic Bid

Paris will now host the 2024 Games. The announcement comes after a heated rivalry between LA and Paris, with both cities vying to host the games. Trump met with Bach at the White House in June, but the U.S. Zaslav added that he agreed with Bach, who said the double award was a "win, win, win" scenario. "We are especially thrilled that the 2024 Olympic Games will likely return to Europe, allowing Eurosport to accelerate its efforts to engage new and younger audiences across the continent ...

Author: 0 Daniel Sturridge injured while scoring for Liverpool against Bayern Munich

Substituted immediately by Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp , the England worldwide disappeared down the tunnel leaving fans to wonder if this is to be another season of pain and disappointment. Liverpool are also expected to join them but still need to get through the qualifiers, after finishing fourth in the Premier League . Liverpool kept their unbeaten pre-season record with a 3-0 win over Bayern Munich in the Audi Cup on Tuesday (Aug 1) and will face Atletico in the final on ...

Sport Chelsea-linked Danny Drinkwater odds on to stay at Leicester this summer
Author: 0 Chelsea-linked Danny Drinkwater odds on to stay at Leicester this summer

Blues manager Antonio Conte wants to strengthen his squad as he prepares his team for a return to the Champions League and central midfield is now lacking after Matic's departure to Old Trafford. Granted, Leicester were struggling as well, but there was just something lacking in the midfielder's performances. It is suspected that Chelsea's no.1 target, Renato Sanches, might not prefer a move to London because of no guaranteed spot in the playing eleven.

Sport Diego Costa 'to miss Chelsea training to complete move away'
Author: 0 Diego Costa 'to miss Chelsea training to complete move away'

AC Milan confirmed they were in talks for Costa but the 28-year-old has always insisted he wants to return to Atletico, despite their transfer ban meaning he can not be registered until January. However, they do not want Costa to arrive on loan or be waiting until he can make the move to Atletico Madrid. As for management, I'm open to everything in the future, but right now I'm happy to be under contract at Atlético, with a strong relationship with the club.

Sport Usain Bolt a 'genius' like Muhammad Ali, says IAAF chief Sebastian Coe
Author: 0 Usain Bolt a 'genius' like Muhammad Ali, says IAAF chief Sebastian Coe

Bolt is expected to run the 100m and 4x100m at the London 2017 World Athletics Championships , with the latter planned to be his final race on Saturday August 12. " The last race I ran was a 9 .95 [seconds] which shows I'm going in the right direction". After the two rounds leading up to the 100m final, which always help me, it's all about who keeps their nerve.

Sport Beyonce Reportedly Interested in Buying Houston Rockets Ownership Stake
Author: 0 Beyonce Reportedly Interested in Buying Houston Rockets Ownership Stake

Rockets owner Les Alexander announced last month his intention to sell the team, for which he paid $85 million for in 1993. I've had the incredible opportunity to witness true greatness through the players and coaches who have won championships for the city, been named to All-Star and All-NBA teams, enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame, and done so much for our franchise and our fans.

Sport Arsenal set €15m price for Newcastle, PSG target
Author: 0 Arsenal set €15m price for Newcastle, PSG target

Lovelle also confirms that offers have been made by four clubs: Turkish side Fenerbahce, an unnamed Bundesliga club, as well as two from La Liga - one of them nearly certainly Deportivo, who it is already claimed have bid £9m to take Lucas Perez back.

Sport National Football League wants to join union in marijuana research
Author: 0 National Football League wants to join union in marijuana research

NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith told the Washington Post back in January that the union would like the league to take a different approach regarding marijuana usage, which it appears it now has. They'll have to undergo random tests, and a failed test will result in an automatic suspension. Part of the reason is because the league hopes to bundle these issues into a collective bargaining agreement, which now runs through 2020.

Sport Door Shut Again On Liverpool's Naby Keita Desire
Author: 0 Door Shut Again On Liverpool's Naby Keita Desire

The Reds signed former Chelsea winger Mohamed Salah in a £39m deal last month to bolster their options on the wing following Sadio Mane's impressive debut season last term. "When you play such a famous season as past year it is normal players get interest, that other clubs are watching us is normal", he said. Liverpool finished in fourth place in the Premier League table last season to book their spot in the Champions League.

Sport Ryan Clady Announces Retirement From NFL
Author: 0 Ryan Clady Announces Retirement From NFL

The Jets traded for Clady Clady prior to the 2016 season hoping that he would replace the retired D'Brickashaw Ferguson but it was not to be. Clady said several teams showed interest in him this summer and he wanted to see if the start of training camps "would inspire the passion I need to perform at the standards that I established for myself during my nine-year career".

Author: 0 Red Sox's Sale looks to solve Indians

The Boston Red Sox won't win the AL East in 2017 like we all originally thought they would. "Yeah. Yeah, I think the Golden State Warriors have significantly made some moves". Boston will have Chris Sale on the mound for Tuesday's game 2 against the Indians . The Warriors comparison dates back to last offseason, when Cashman compared Dombrowski's Red Sox to the National Basketball Association super-team.

Sport Carmelo Anthony doesn't want to go to Cleveland
Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony doesn't want to go to Cleveland

The news about Irving's trade request came as a shock to everybody in the National Basketball Association, and even LeBron James himself was stunned to hear that his teammate wants to be traded. This stalemate may last well into next month, as the Knicks don't have a reason to rush into making an unfavorable trade. The reports about him not wanting to join the Cavaliers come as somewhat of a surprise since he and LeBron James have been close friends for many years.

Sport Alves off to dream PSG start
Author: 0 Alves off to dream PSG start

Paris' new signee was deployed in a more advanced role than he's ordinarily used to in front of PSG's back line and was given far more freedom to roam forward - and he didn't waste any time getting involved. It will come as the boost for PSG's morale ahead of the new Ligue 1 season which will see them host Amiens in their first game on August 5. Javier Pastore released Alves on the right of the box and he hung up a ideal cross for Rabiot to hammer his header past Subasic.

Sport Manchester United battling Arsenal to sign Manchester City's Jadon Sancho
Author: 0 Manchester United battling Arsenal to sign Manchester City's Jadon Sancho

It's understood City are concerned Sancho's head has been turned by Arsenal , with the 17-year-old winger yet to sign a new £30,000-a-week contract they offered. By contrast, any English suitor would face a fee being set by a tribunal and that could be high given the strong case City would be able to put forward about the extensive efforts they have gone to in a bid to keep Sancho, whom they had signed from Watford for around £500,000.

Sport Roger Goodell Says Culture on Head Injuries Has Changed
Author: 0 Roger Goodell Says Culture on Head Injuries Has Changed

Adams made the remarks Monday at a fan forum at the Jets' New Jersey training site. "But I get it". CTE has become a controversial topic within the sport, and the Journal of the American Medical Association published a study last week showing CTE was found in 99percent of the 111 deceased National Football League players' brains donated to research.

Sport Jesus Navas rejoins Sevilla on four-year deal
Author: 0 Jesus Navas rejoins Sevilla on four-year deal

The video shows Navas being followed by two masked men as he walks down the street before they jump out of their vehicle and cover his head with a bag. Navas will break Sevilla's appearance record if he makes 27 more appearances for the club. While at Manchester City , he won the Premier League and the League Cup, even though he never measured up to his best form which had seen him succeed at Sevilla .

Author: 0 Philippe Coutinho not for sale: Jurgen Klopp

The Echo says that Klopp's position is considerably strengthened by the fact that there is no release clause in Coutinho's contract that Barca could trigger. "The word "not" means there is no interpretation for that". Some contradictory reports also claim that Coutinho has agreed personal terms with Barcelona and is just waiting for a fee to be discussed between the two clubs but we believe those rumours to be false.

Sport Ronaldo denies any wrongdoing on tax fraud case
Author: 0 Ronaldo denies any wrongdoing on tax fraud case

The 32-year-old later released a statement via agency Gestifute to insist he has never intentionally avoided paying taxes, adding he would not comment further until the case was concluded. The Portuguese star is accused of defrauding the Spanish treasury of more than €14.7 million ($17.2 million) in taxes between 2011 and 2014. Ronaldo falsely claimed the income as coming from property, which "greatly" reduced his tax rate, the prosecutor said.

Sport Pep Guardiola: 'Kelechi Iheanacho close to Leicester City move'
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola: 'Kelechi Iheanacho close to Leicester City move'

He also met Galeano in New Zealand in 2015 while representing Nigeria at the FIFA Under-20 World Cup and at the Etihad Stadium while signing a new contract with Manchester City after he turned 18. In his court affidavit, Galeano said: "For the avoidance of doubt, Iheanacho and I have spent hundreds of hours together". Should he be found guilty, the crime carries a penalty of up to two years in prison under Pennsylvania law.

Sport Seahawks, Kam Chancellor reach 3-year extension
Author: 0 Seahawks, Kam Chancellor reach 3-year extension

At $12 million per year, Chancellor becomes the third-highest paid Seattle player, behind quarterback Russell Wilson ($21.75 million per) and cornerback Richard Sherman ($14 million per). The signing of Chancellor helps Seattle ensure that the "Legion of Boom" will remain in place for years to come. "But I feel like it's been positive on both ends, both sides have been very productive working together and I'm just waiting to see what's happening".

Sport Manchester United in talks with Tinder over sponsorship deal
Author: 0 Manchester United in talks with Tinder over sponsorship deal

The club's value is set to go further up this year due to the club's triumph in the Europa League earning them qualification into next season's Champions League - the richest annual sports event in the world. Before approaching United, Tinder already has such deals with Italian club Napoli . The opportunity for clubs to decorate its jerseys with not one but two shirt sponsors - the other placed across the chest - is new to the Premier League this season.

Sport Man United and Inter in transfer battle for Serge Aurier
Author: 0 Man United and Inter in transfer battle for Serge Aurier

However, it now appears that Mauricio Pochettino will have to draw up other targets to replace Kyle Walker with, as Jose Mourinho has seemingly beaten him to the punch for the wantaway right-back. But there could yet to be sting in the tale as the Express reported yesterday that Aurier needs to wait for the outcome of a court trial on August 7th before he'll know whether he can complete his move to United.

Sport Pete Rose Reportedly Accused Of Committing Statutory Rape In 1970s
Author: 0 Pete Rose Reportedly Accused Of Committing Statutory Rape In 1970s

Last year Pete Rose filed a defamation lawsuit against John Dowd , the attorney who authored the investigative report which got Rose banned from baseball for gambling back in 1989. She added that the relationship lasted several years. "It was at that house where, before my 16th birthday, Pete Rose began a sexual relationship with me".

Sport Klopp confirms Liverpool attacker suffers pre-season injury blow
Author: 0 Klopp confirms Liverpool attacker suffers pre-season injury blow

Jurgen Klopp has made it clear just how highly he rates his backroom team, admitting he would have very little success without them by his side . Following their fourth-place finish last season in the Premier League , Liverpool are back in the competition after a year without European football.

Sport Jay Ajayi Evaluated For Concussion After Leaving Dolphins Practice Early
Author: 0 Jay Ajayi Evaluated For Concussion After Leaving Dolphins Practice Early

Coach Adam Gase was questioned during the offseason about increasing Ajayi's role in the offense but he was noncommittal on whether Ajayi's touches would increase and whether it would come through carries or receptions. "You're not going to win either way". We feel like that's best for our football team. Williams is more of a pass catcher and recorded 23 receptions last season.

Sport Wildcard Sharapova wins on return to US
Author: 0 Wildcard Sharapova wins on return to US

And Sharapova has been training overseas ready for her big return. Sharapova, who returned to tennis in April after a 15-month ban for testing positive for meldonium , is eligible for US Open qualifying but would need a wild card to be given entry into the main draw.