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Sport Sharapova to face world number two Halep in US Open first round
Author: 0 Sharapova to face world number two Halep in US Open first round

Federer owns a record 19 Grand Slam championships; Nadal ranks second among men with 15. The bottom half's semifinal could be No. 2 Andy Murray vs. Halep also lost this year's Roland Garros title match to Jelena Ostapenko. In addition to Pliskova and Halep, the other players who could claim the No.

Sport Bears WR Cameron Meredith suffers gruesome knee injury
Author: 0 Bears WR Cameron Meredith suffers gruesome knee injury

Meredith's left leg was twisted awkwardly during a first-half reception Sunday, and he required a cart to leave the field. It went from bad to worse in Nashville for the Bears. Last season, the 6-foot-3 wideout led the Bears with 77 receptions and 1,008 yards. Before that, Meredith was enjoying a solid game having caught a pair of passes for 44 yards.

Sport Mourinho lauds Man United as confidence grows at Old Trafford
Author: 0 Mourinho lauds Man United as confidence grows at Old Trafford

Rashford replaced Juan Mata and made an impact within three minutes. Captain Wes Morgan and star striker Jamie Vardy suffered back and foot injuries during Leicester's 2-0 win over Brighton but both have managed to recover in time to face United, who secured a 4-1 victory over the Foxes in the same fixture last season.

Sport Huddersfield Town sign former England goalkeeper Green
Author: 0 Huddersfield Town sign former England goalkeeper Green

The 'keeper was a noticeable absentee from the Leeds squad which ran out comfortable winners at Nottingham Forest yesterday, and Green is expected to complete his move to the Terriers in the coming days. As we've said before , if Green wasn't going to get first-team action at Leeds, then maybe it's for the best that he move on to another club. "If he passes a medical, which he will hopefully do today, hopefully we can announce this signing in the next 24 hours", he added.

Sport EPL: Rashford, Fellaini send United to top
Author: 0 EPL: Rashford, Fellaini send United to top

The hosts were the better team throughout at Old Trafford , but found it hard to breach a tough Leicester defence until Rashford converted from a second-half corner. "After the goal I have to say we were very good". They defended very well. United had them pegged back for most of this game, but the defense put in a magnificent shift and did everything to cut off the threat of Martial and Mkhitaryan.

Sport Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Leicester City
Author: 0 Injuries, suspensions and line-up vs Leicester City

The Foxes produced one of the greatest stories in the history of English football in 2015-16 as they won a top-flight title for the first time, while the likes of United and Chelsea floundered. JOSE MOURINHO has told his Manchester United players to do the Double this season. "They've started the season by scoring goals and keeping clean sheets".

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho provides update on Manchester United's fourth summer signing

In November they came back from the break and drew with Arsenal and followed that up with draws against West Ham and Everton. The team behind them is West Ham, which was beaten 3-0 away to Newcastle United . "Zlatan knows me", Mourinho told reporters on Friday. They defended very well. Referee Mike Dean added time onto the added time (the game eventually ended in the 102nd minute of play), and Sterling and Manchester City took full advantage with a 2-1 victory .

Sport Jets acquire S Brooks from Eagles for CB McDougle
Author: 0 Jets acquire S Brooks from Eagles for CB McDougle

Brooks was once thought to be in a position battle with Jaylen Watkins for the third safety job in Philly, but a lot has changed in the secondary since then. Brooks seemed to be developing nicely, and the team flipped him for a guy that has been largely a disappointment and may not even make the roster. He had 19 overall tackles as a rookie, and that total remains a single-season high.

Sport Steelers lose to Colts, 19-15, in National Football League preseason Week 3
Author: 0 Steelers lose to Colts, 19-15, in National Football League preseason Week 3

With Chris Boswell carrying the Steelers' scoring, Saturday night's game at Heinz Field could've been a late- or postseason Pittsburgh victory from recent seasons. It also was Shazier's first appearance of the preseason after he shook off a hamstring injury. Jones hit tight end Xavier Grimble for a 10-yard score in the third quarter, but was intercepted in the end zone with less than five minutes to go and Pittsburgh trailing.

Sport Trump's government shutdown threat, looming debt ceiling
Author: 0 Trump's government shutdown threat, looming debt ceiling

Earlier this month, McConnell maintained that Congress and the White House would not allow the government to default on its debt. "There is zero chance - no chance - we don't raise the debt ceiling", he said. While the budget and debt cap are separate, they are likely to become entangled, with Republican opponents of a debt ceiling increase expected to demand federal spending cuts.

Author: 0 Saido Berahino comments on West Brom's start, playing at The Hawthorns again

Zouma then had another shot from 20 yards deflected high and nearly found its way in the back of the net off Garry Barry if not for Foster's quick feet. Stoke started the game in a 3-4-3, but with Geoff Cameron in at wing-back instead of Mame Biram Diouf . However, it was a very drab first half with set-pieces seemingly the only way that a goal would be scored.

Sport Liverpool FC axe Simon Mignolet for Arsenal clash
Author: 0 Liverpool FC axe Simon Mignolet for Arsenal clash

But Robertson is missing the game for a happy reason. It was reported earlier on Sunday that Mignolet would lose his place in the starting line-up against the Gunners despite featuring in each of the Reds' opening four games. Simon Mignolet , who has started all of Liverpool's competitive games this season, including the 6-3 aggregate win over Hoffenheim that secured the club's advancement to the Champions League group stage, has been dropped for Loris Karius .

Author: 0 Klopp receives major injury boost ahead of Arsenal game

Nearly every player was a star - even Alberto Moreno! Mane has proven that Philippe Coutinho is not the only player who can stun a defence with his dribbling and passing. "The team needs to adapt to him ( Lacazette )". Arsene Wenger has backed Alexandre Lacazette to be as good as Barcelona star Luis Suarez. Overall I don't worry for him.

Sport Bangladesh win toss, bat against Australia
Author: 0 Bangladesh win toss, bat against Australia

In four previous matches, Bangladesh have never beaten Australia and only avoided an innings defeat once, although their last meeting was back in 2006. The only other possible decision for the selectors is whether to include allrounder Hilton Cartwright as an extra seam-bowling option, but that would require leaving Glenn Maxwell out, an unlikely scenario after his batting success in India.

Sport Chelsea vs. Everton, Premier League
Author: 0 Chelsea vs. Everton, Premier League

The Toffees have failed to win in their last 22 league visits to Stamford Bridge, and that is longest winless away run for any side in the league. With Arsenal and Manchester City to come following the worldwide break, though, Conte will know that anything less than the full three points against Everton will plunge further doubt over his future, particularly if he misses out on the transfer targets he so desperately wants before next Thursday's deadline.

Sport Andy Murray is served a kind draw for US Open title tilt
Author: 0 Andy Murray is served a kind draw for US Open title tilt

It was the first time Federer won a match against Nadal in a Grand Slam event since the 2007 Wimbledon final. So here he is in Flushing Meadows, the owner of a record 19 Grand Slam titles and the No. The youth movement aside, the spate of injuries and withdrawals among the old guard should open up opportunities for some venerable names hungry for a piece of the Grand Slam.

Sport Lokomotiv FC placed in Group F at UEFA Europa League group stage
Author: 0 Lokomotiv FC placed in Group F at UEFA Europa League group stage

How does the draw work? No team can play a club from their own association - so Everton and Arsenal cannot be in the same group - with the exact draw procedure confirmed before Friday's ceremony. Previous year the Europa League trophy was raised by England's Manchester United that beat FC Ajax Amsterdam 2-0 in the final. Who could Arsenal , Everton face? The name of the game for Everton in Split is to keep it simple.

Sport Watch the goals: United 2 Leicester 0
Author: 0 Watch the goals: United 2 Leicester 0

Mkhitaryan endured a tough introduction to life at Old Trafford last season after Jose Mourinho used the attacking midfielder sparingly throughout the 2017-18 campaign. Or at the very least, a bench player who still plays significant minutes. It has been a long time since Manchester United had this many draws. "I would say he is one of the most unsafe players in the Premier League ".

Author: 0 Monaco winger Thomas Lemar 'wants Man Utd over Arsenal'

Manchester United and Arsenal have been handed a massive boost in their pursuit of Thomas Lemar, as The Sun believes that Monaco are now willing to sell their star winger. Arsenal are now preparing for their Premier League clash against Liverpool on Sunday at Anfield as the Gunners look to return to winning ways following their 1-0 loss to Stoke last weekend.

Sport Wayne Rooney's England career in Opta stats
Author: 0 Wayne Rooney's England career in Opta stats

The 31-year-old former captain finishes as the Three Lions' most-capped outfield player and all-time leading goalscorer, having netted 53 times in 119 games. Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson believes Wayne Rooney should still be going to the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation as his country needs him.

Sport Lacazette was a bargain signing, says Wenger
Author: 0 Lacazette was a bargain signing, says Wenger

Both teams conceded three goals each in their first game of the league season and thus showed the whole world that their defence is shambolic as it was last season . The Chile global has been linked with a move away from the Emirates Stadium this summer as his contract expires at the end of the campaign. The north London club will be desperate to get back to winning ways after their 1-0 defeat to Stoke last weekend.

Sport Rashford helps Man U reclaim top spot
Author: 0 Rashford helps Man U reclaim top spot

Manchester United kept alive their 100% start to the new Premier League season after a hard-fought win against Leicester at Old Trafford . United had a successful start to the Premier League season after two successive 4-0 wins against West Ham United at home and Swansea City at Liberty Stadium respectively.

Sport Watch Champions League highlights of Astana 4-3 Celtic
Author: 0 Watch Champions League highlights of Astana 4-3 Celtic

He said on Talksport: "If you're a Celtic supporter it damages them as well". The Scots had already virtually secured their berth in the Champions League group stage in the first game at Celtic Park, where they crushed the opposition with a more-than-confident 5-0 win.

Sport Snyder: Wizards Unmoved After Cavs-Celtics Blockbuster Trade
Author: 0 Snyder: Wizards Unmoved After Cavs-Celtics Blockbuster Trade

Boston Celtics executive Danny Ainge said Kyrie Irving's blend of youth, championship experience and sheer skill made him worth the "heavy price" of trading away Isaiah Thomas and Jae Crowder . Both teams would have major reasons to not want to rescind the trade, starting with the fact that each team's relationship with the players involved has been majorly damaged at this point.

Sport MUtd 2-0 Leicester: Mourinho hails match-winning subs
Author: 0 MUtd 2-0 Leicester: Mourinho hails match-winning subs

Marouane Fellaini doubled the advantage in the 82nd minute to ensure the win. If he does think along those lines, then there is a chance of Ander Herrera coming in for Mata. Rashford replaced Juan Mata and made an impact within three minutes. The 19-year-old was on the end of a header from Pogba and simply converted for the opener.

Sport Gervonta Davis Knocks Out Francisco Fonseca in Eight
Author: 0 Gervonta Davis Knocks Out Francisco Fonseca in Eight

Fonseca, 23, had never lost in 20 bouts before arriving at the T-Mobile Arena and he battled gamely, notably when a savage right hook flustered Davis to the ropes in the seventh. The replays afterwards appear to show the punch that ended the fight was an illegal rabbit punch behind the back of the head. Davis was smiling at points during the early exchanges as he ducked and weaved away from Fonseca's punches.

Sport Jets lose to Giants, 32-31
Author: 0 Jets lose to Giants, 32-31

He threw a late touchdown pass after Petty was hurt, as the Jets nearly erased a 29-3 deficit, but it didn't change the story for Hackenberg. That was followed by the Giants defense producing their third score of the night, an interception returned for a touchdown by cornerback Donte Deayon, who caught the ball after receiver Robby Anderson coughed it up when drilled by Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins.

Sport Jose Mourinho explains improved understanding with Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho explains improved understanding with Henrikh Mkhitaryan

The influential Jamaican global has featured in both of his side's opening top-flight fixtures in 2017-18, although was not considered for a midweek Carabao Cup second-round victory at Sheffield United due to a back injury suffered in the preceding 2-0 home win over Brighton & Hove Albion.