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Froome retains Vuelta red jersey


Colombian Miguel Angel Lopez was 27 seconds back in second with Nibali snatching third from Froome as they both finished 31 seconds behind Majka. Lopez then set off on his own to pass breakaway rider Adam Yates and power his way to the summit finish at Alto Hoya de la Mora. Read More »

Patriots trade QB Jacoby Brissett for Colts WR Phillip Dorsett


Sure, New England lost Julian Edelman to a season-ending knee injury. See how Twitter reacted to the trade. He completed 34-of-55 passes for 400 yards. Brissett joined the team as a third-round pick in 2016. Last year, he accounted for a career high three sacks and one forced fumble and recovery. They also are exceptionally deep at receiver, especially since undrafted rookie Austin Carr impressed in camp and the preseason. Read More »

LSU defense smothers BYU in 27-0 win


The Cougars had just negative-5 yards rushing. Perhaps now LSU fans can have some closure after January 9, 2012? Then after Mangum underthrew his receiver and got picked off by Andraez Williams, the Tigers marched 65 yards downfield and Guice scored his second touchown of the game from one yard out to make it 14-0 at the half. Read More »

Davide Zappacosta joins Chelsea in £23M deal


Earlier in the day, the Stamford Bridge club completed the signing of Italy worldwide defender Davide Zappacosta from Torino in a deal reportedly worth around £23m. They said " Torino have surrendered to Chelsea " and allowed Davide Zappacosta to leave the club and join them. Technical director Michael Emenalo commented, "Davide is a player of worldwide calibre who Antonio Conte knows well and we have been aware of for some time". Read More »

Jets to trade Sheldon Richardson to Seahawks


The Jets made their latest big offseason move - a trade this time - on Friday, when they sent defensive lineman Sheldon Richardson to Seattle. Just over 24 hours from the 53-man roster deadline, the New York Jets and the Seattle Seahawks have pulled off a monster trade. Read More »

Angels acquire slugger Justin Upton from Tigers

The Angels made this trade just before the September 1st deadline so should the Angels make their way into the playoffs Upton will be eligible to play. Upton, who signed a 6-year, $132.75 million contract with the Tigers prior to the 2016 season, would still be owed $88.5 million over the next four seasons. Read More »

Nigeria Set For Cameroon Clash


Nigeria top the African "group of death" with six points after two rounds, African champions Cameroun have two and Zambia and Algeria one. He has been preferred to Kelechi Iheanacho, who has led the Eagles attack this year and toppled Ighalo as the most expensive Nigeria star when he moved to Leicester City from Manchester City last month. Read More »

Defending US Open champ Kerber humbled by Osaka in first round


Osaka meanwhile had the confidence to play through her shots, hitting with venom and precision as she went on to register her first ever win against a top 10 player on her 10th attempt. Japanese teenager Osaka produced a superb display at Arthur Ashe Stadium to thrash Kerber 6-3 6-1 in an hour and four minutes. "I think it's just the matches and how I played last year from the beginning and how I'm struggling this year. Read More »

Bangladesh spinners thwart Australia on day one


Shakib and Tamim combined for 155 runs in a fourth wicket stand before Glenn Maxwell broke through to dismiss the latter. Despite the relatively slow track at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium, which was also marking its own landmark of hosting 150 global matches, Australians pacers were able to push the Bangladesh batsmen to the ropes through sheer pace. Read More »

Why Dana White isn't attending Ronda Rousey's wedding


Still, tonight will be a night of joy for MMA couple, and we here at the Jiu-Jitsu Times wish Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne a long, happy life together. Ronda Rousey is one of the biggest stars in UFC. After she burst onto the scene with a flawless 12-0 start to her career and became famous for her quick knockouts and submissions, Rousey lost her last two fights, one to Holly Holm and one to Amanda Nunes . Read More »

Injured Murray out of US Open


Tried obviously resting, rehabbing, to try and get myself ready here, " said Murray , who won the 2012 US Open for the first of his three major championships. They were drawn Friday into the same half of the bracket, meaning they could only meet in the semifinals in NY. "I'll definitely make a decision on that in the next few days", Murray said. Read More »

Punches fly during bench-clearing Major League Baseball brawl

The fracas Thursday ignited in the sixth inning when Kahnle threw a ball behind Cabrera, resulting in Kahnle and Girardi being ejected. Manager Joe Girardi, bench coach Rob Thomson, reliever Tommy Kahnle , outfielder Clint Frazier and first baseman Garrett Cooper were Yankees who received fines. Read More »

Ronaldo named UEFA player of the year for third time


The Goalkeeper of the Season 2016/17 was given to Juventus' Gianluigi Buffon . Ronaldo won the UEFA award in 2013-2014 and 2015-2016 and in the Champions League last season, where Real defeated Juventus 4-1 in the final, he finished as top scorer with 12 goals. Read More »

Olivier Ntcham wants to face PSG in Champions League group stage

Pot 1: Bayern Munich, Benfica , Chelsea , Juventus , Monaco , Real Madrid , Shakhtar Donetsk , Spartak Moscow . Completed the qualifying stage of the Champions League 2017-2018. Pot one contains the holders and champions of the highest-ranked European nations, while the three remaining pots are seeded by UEFA's co-efficient rankings. Read More »

Barcelona takes legal action against Neymar for not fulfilling his contract


Spanish Club Barcelona has filed a legal lawsuit against Paris Saint Germaine Striker, Neymar . The 25-year old joined PSG in a world record fee of 222m euro (£200m) after PSG accepted to trigger his release clause . "The club also requests Paris Saint-Germain take on responsibility for the payment of these fees if the player can not do so himself", it said. If the Spanish Super Cup is a determinant, then it could be said that Barcelona are really missing Neymar as they were lost ... Read More »

Kyrgios fells Nadal at Cincinnati


The crowd briefly turned on Kyrgios when he played a nonchalant shot between his legs, allowing Nadal to finish off an easy victor, prompting boos from spectators who thought it disrespectful. Will it be Dimitrov or Kyrgios who takes home the Rookwood Cup? "I could have done a few things better". Kyrgios , who ousted Monday's new world number one Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals, has not won an ATP title since taking his third previous year in Tokyo. Read More »

Government on right track in J&K: Amit Shah


Summary: BHOPAL: On BJP national president Amit Shah "s second-day here, the Madhya Pradesh Congress took out a march against alleged ruling BJP corruption". "What couldn't be done in the last 50 years, we have done". City BJP President Dr. B.H. Manjunath said that Amit Shah had given broad guidelines for the party to spring back to power and the entire party machinery was geared up to chalk out new strategy to defeat Congress in the 2018 polls. Read More »

West Brom reject shock £18 million Manchester City bid for Jonny Evans


Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola has reportedly made a shock move for a former Manchester United player. The BBC surprisingly reported on Wednesday (16 August ) that Manchester City had seen their own £18m bid for his services rejected after a fortnight of talks as Pep Guardiola seeks to add a centre-back to his squad before this month's transfer deadline. Read More »

McGregor vs Mayweather: Safety fears over eight-ounce gloves


The megafight will take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on August 26 , with the undercard starting at 6:00 p.m. Although Mayweather has been used to generating hundreds of millions of dollars from a single fight, this is new territory for White and McGregor - the previous pay-per-view sales record was 1.65m for the Irishman's rematch with Nate Diaz a year ago. Read More »

Baltimore named a potential host city for 2026 World Cup


In Montreal, that would be Olympic Stadium and Saputo Stadium while in Toronto, games could be held in Rogers Centre or at BMO Field. Seven Canadian cities are included on the United Bid committee's list of 44 potential host cities. Soccer federation website. At least 10 indoor stadiums in the USA and Canada would need real temporary grass to host games for the first tournament that will have an expanded 48-team format. Read More »

Dele Alli, Ben Davies guide Tottenham to victory at Newcastle


Tottenham immediately took charge of the match and Alli slid in at the far post to steer in a cross from Christian Eriksen in the 61st minute. Harry Kane leads the line, while Eric Dier - who has previously played at full-back - and Mousa Dembele play in central midfield. Read More »

Dortmund boss: Dembele missed training today, we can't reach him


Dembele enjoyed a strong debut season for the Bundesliga giants after moving from Rennes for about 15 million euros . There have been several reports of Barcelona doing their best to lure the French global to replace Neymar but the asking price of Dortmund has scared the directors of the Catalan club away. Read More »

Katie Ledecky wins 5th gold medal at World Championships


But I know they're going to come. "I always think I have a shot - that's what makes me the swimmer I am. I just want to keep doing my thing at this meet and for the future". Until now. The sprinter hailing from Jacksonville, Florida has certainly used this year's World Championships in Budapest to his advantage as a stepping stone to bud into the biggest name in US Swimming these days. Read More »