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Sport Cavaliers' LeBron James criticizes President Trump anew; Steve Nash airs view
Author: 0 Cavaliers' LeBron James criticizes President Trump anew; Steve Nash airs view

Trump took to the podium to place blame on both the alt-right protesters and left-wing counter-protesters who clashed in Charlottesville , Virginia over the weekend. This was the second time James has criticised the president since the Charlottesville protests. Donald Trump held a press conference at Trump Tower on Tuesday.

Sport Ronaldo five-game ban overshadows strong Real Madrid performance
Author: 0 Ronaldo five-game ban overshadows strong Real Madrid performance

Messi's penalty had cancelled out Gerard Pique's own goal early in the second-half to give Madrid the lead. The official match report sent to the RFEF from the Camp Nou included Ronaldo's push in the "other incidents" section. Upset by referee Ricardo De Burgos Bengoetxea's decision to dismiss him, Ronaldo shoved the official , which landed him in further hot water. It's a great result for Real Madrid , but Barcelona still has a little hope considering Ronaldo is suspended ...

Sport Klopp says Alexander-Arnold showed 'balls' to take free-kick
Author: 0 Klopp says Alexander-Arnold showed 'balls' to take free-kick

With Jurgen Klopp's men coming under pressure from the hosts in their Champions League play-off first leg, the 18-year-old fired a superb effort into the bottom corner to put his side in the driving seat. Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard is tipping youngster Trent Alexander-Arnold to become a "top, top player" with the club. "I got egged on to take the free-kick, but I had the confidence to take it and it paid off".

Sport Receiver John Franklin III transferring from Auburn
Author: 0 Receiver John Franklin III transferring from Auburn

The former Netflix star will play his final season elsewhere, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn announced Tuesday. According to a statement from Auburn coach Gus Malzahn, Franklin wants to play closer to his home in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Sport Jaguars WR Allen Robinson trashes Blake Bortles at practice against Bucs
Author: 0 Jaguars WR Allen Robinson trashes Blake Bortles at practice against Bucs

By most accounts, it has not been a pleasant training camp for Blake Bortles . Robert McClain on Allen Robinson . At least four fights broke out during the workout and there was one instance in which coaches on both sides had to get between Bucs wide receiver Mike Evans and Jaguars defensive tackle Malik Jackson to keep them from going at it.

Sport Gylfi Sigurdsson to join Everton in £45m deal
Author: 0 Gylfi Sigurdsson to join Everton in £45m deal

Swansea initially wanted £50 million for Sigurdsson and they rejected two bids for the playmaker, but the club finally accepted an offer for the 27-year-old yesterday. Only two other players, Manchester City's Kevin de Bruyne and Tottenham's Christian Eriksen, brought more goals and assists to their teams. Koeman has already splashed out almost £100m on the likes of Davy Klaassen, Jordan Pickford, Michael Keane and Sandro Ramirez, while Wayne Rooney and Cuco Martina joined on free transfers.

Sport Minneapolis To Submit Bid For 2026 World Cup
Author: 0 Minneapolis To Submit Bid For 2026 World Cup

Foxboro, Mass., staged games at the 1994 FIFA World Cup at the now-demolished Foxboro Stadium . Other Canadian cities on the list include: Montreal , Ottawa , Regina , Toronto and Vancouver . Bank Stadium . The Washington area would have a strong case to host men's World Cup matches in 2026. Ahead of the 1994 World Cup in the US, it was decided that either the Superdome or Detroit's Pontiac Silverdome would be the first indoor venue to ever host a World Cup match.

Sport West Brom sign Everton midfielder Barry
Author: 0 West Brom sign Everton midfielder Barry

It is something of an irony that the man who downed West Brom in Everton's last visit to the Hawthorns is about to join the Baggies permanently. The tributes that have been paid to Barry by Everton's fanbase prove just how much the ex-Manchester City and Aston Villa man has turned opinions around about his ability on the ball - this writer included - following his initial arrival on a season-long loan during the 2013/14 campaign.

Sport Premier League moves to close transfer window before season
Author: 0 Premier League moves to close transfer window before season

In what has been a busy summer since the 2016-17 season ended, Arsenal have signed Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette in a club-record deal and Bosnian defender Sead Kolasinac on a free transfer ahead of the new season. Clubs from other European leagues, including Spain and Italy, would still be allowed to sign players from England in line with their own domestic deadlines.

Sport Maria Sharapova WILL play at US Open as Russian star given wildcard
Author: 0 Maria Sharapova WILL play at US Open as Russian star given wildcard

The former world No. 1 is now ranked 148th in the world. "Previous US Open champions who have received US Open main draw wildcards include Martina Hingis, Lleyton Hewitt, Kim Clijsters and Juan Martin del Potro". Sharapova is known for her stunning selfies on social media. Sharapova's U.S. Open preparations have been disrupted by an arm injury suffered during her first-round win over Jennifer Brady at the Stanford Classic earlier this month.

Author: 0 While playing, you don't think about future of Tests: Virat Kohli

Sri Lanka's hopes of avoiding an innings loss rested on a solid start but Ashwin dampened their hopes when he struck in his first over of the day. "The kind of confidence he has shown with the ball and the maturity with the bat as well, it really gives the boost down the order and a lot of balance as far as our composition of the side is concerned".

Sport Nawaz Sharif challenges Panamagate verdict, files 3 petitions in SC
Author: 0 Nawaz Sharif challenges Panamagate verdict, files 3 petitions in SC

The decision to file the appeal against the verdict was taken before 67-year-old Sharif's road journey from Islamabad to Lahore but the legal team took time to prepare the case. The other members of parliament who have been served contempt of court notices are Khawaja Saad Rafique, Daniyal Aziz, Rana Sanaullah, Khawaja Asif, Talal Chaudhry, Asif Kirmani, Abid Sher Ali, Ishaq Dar including others.

Sport RB Mathews cut by Eagles after being medically cleared
Author: 0 RB Mathews cut by Eagles after being medically cleared

Mathews rushed for 100 yards in a game twice in an Eagles uniform, against the Jets in 2015 and the Atlanta Falcons last season. The move will save the Eagles $4 million, reports the Philadelphia Enquirer's Jeff McClane. The 29-year-old veteran was set to make $4 million this season in the last season of a three-year, $11 million contract he signed in 2015. On Tuesday, the Eagles parted wayswith Mathews, the Chargers ' 2010 first-round pick whose career has been marred by injuries and ...

Sport Hyder's injury another potential blow to Lions
Author: 0 Hyder's injury another potential blow to Lions

Hyder's backup, Cornelius Washington, did not play against the Colts because of an ankle sprain, and Armonty Bryant, who had three sacks in five games for the Lions a year ago, is suspended for the first four games of the regular season. Those two plays and a 28-yard field goal by Matt Prater gave the Lions a 17-3 lead at the half. His status is unclear, but Coach Jim Caldwell said the team may know more in the next day or two.

Sport Justin Thomas has the last laugh
Author: 0 Justin Thomas has the last laugh

Thomas was barely big enough to dream of playing against the best that day. The 2017 PGA Championship victor would spend most days in the summer picking the range and hitting shots as his father worked. Molinari is a four-time European Tour victor but hasn't taken a title outside his homeland since the 2012 Spanish Open, although he was runner-up at this year's BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, two strokes behind victor Alex Noren .

Sport Dolphins will let Mike Pouncey play in a preseason game
Author: 0 Dolphins will let Mike Pouncey play in a preseason game

He needed to lean on a Dolphins trainer to help him get off the field, showing just how dazed he was by the hit. Everything was kind of sped up for me. He had toted the rock four times for 21 yards and caught one ball for two yards in the preseason opener last Thursday against the Falcons. "Just being behind some of these guys and missing most of training camp, missing OTAs, I think it's important for me to get some valuable reps out there, feel good and get some positive stuff on tape ...

Sport Arsene Wenger confirms major Arsenal injury boost as 28-year-old returns
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger confirms major Arsenal injury boost as 28-year-old returns

The new target of Manchester city in the transfer market has become the leader of " Arsenal " and the national team of Chile Alexis Sanchez . Fox Sports understand that with the length of the deal expected to be four years, that the ex-Barcelona forwards stands to make in excess of £83m from the move.

Sport R Ashwin to play for county side Worcestershire
Author: 0 R Ashwin to play for county side Worcestershire

As for Ashwin's new club, well they stand second in the second division of the County Championships and the Tamil Nadu-based cricketer might find himself up against his Indian teammate Cheteshwar Pujara when Worcestershire takes on Nottinghamshire on September 5.

Sport Ronaldo faces lengthy ban for referee push
Author: 0 Ronaldo faces lengthy ban for referee push

While not a crime by any stretch (seriously, Ronaldo shirtless?) it was a violation on the pitch according to the official. Ronaldo was given a second yellow card moments later for diving to attempt to win a penalty and will miss Wednesday's second leg at the Bernabeu.

Sport Agent of Luke Shaw Dismisses Summer Transfer Rumors
Author: 0 Agent of Luke Shaw Dismisses Summer Transfer Rumors

Even though he has shown some flashes of his usual self, he has become a liability when it comes to injuries. That's according to the England international's agent Jonathan Barnett . Shaw has been in midst of heavy criticism by Jose Mourinho and for all the right reasons. Shaw, along with Ashley Young and Marcos Rojo is one of United's long-term absentees, although the Portuguese did pick them during the team's pre-season tour to continue their rehabilitation in the US.

Author: 0 Giroud explains why he chose to stay at Arsenal

Vardy scored again on the other side of halftime after 56 minutes to put Leicester ahead once more. "If you were a manager and you were on the bench, 3-2 down with 20 minutes to go and you win 4-3, you're more happy than concerned you know".

Author: 0 Blake blames organisers for Bolt's injury

Amid chaotic scenes at London Stadium Great Britain delivered a shock victory as Usain Bolt's glorious career ended in injury and agony. NY [U.S.], August 13 (ANI): "Oh no" echoed across the globe as Usain Bolt's final race at the world championships ended in him getting injured and hobbling on the track, whimpering in agony.

Author: 0 EPL Records: Just how quick was Lacazette's goal for Arsenal vs. Leicester?

But Arsene Wenger's double change turned the game, FA Cup final hero Ramsey drilling in an 83rd-minute equalizer and Giroud notching the victor two minutes later with a header that hit the bar and bounced over the line. "One was a corner, one on build-up, one on a corner again", he said. "We were quite good past year on corners". We had our work cut out and on the whole, we did well but little errors cost us goals.

Sport Giancarlo Stanton breaks Marlins' home run record with first-inning smash
Author: 0 Giancarlo Stanton breaks Marlins' home run record with first-inning smash

For the fifth time in his career and first time in more than a year, Giancarlo Stanton was named NL Player of the Week on Monday. Without yet accounting for the injury, numberFire's models project him to record a.246 batting average with 6 home runs, 19 RBI, and 19 runs scored in 144 PA over the remainder of the year.