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Urban Meyer's Bacon is Cooked

Courtney Smith , the ex-wife of onetime Ohio State assistant coach Zach Smith , filed a domestic violence civil protection order against her ex-husband on July 20. McMurphy also obtained a text exchange that Courtney Smith said was with Lindsey ...

Diekman from Rangers to DBacks while in Arizona

Huang, rated the Diamondbacks' 22nd-best prospect in midseason MLB.com rankings, was selected to the World Team roster for the 2015 All-Star Futures Game, pitching in that year's game at Great American Ball Park. He has an overall 1.029 WHIP in his...

McEvoy wins in Hamburg for 1st European Tour title at age 39

McEvoy had started the final day in a share of the lead with Bryson DeChambeau but successive bogeys late in his round saw the American fall out of contention. DeChambeau felt the ire of social media on Sunday evening as he was heavily criticised f...

Renault, McLaren and Williams dig in against Force India!

In the meantime, F1's managing director of motorsport, Ross Brawn , said the sport is doing everything it can to ensure Force India does not have to close its doors. There's a shared concern that Force India is being lined up by Mercedes boss ...

Sarri seeking talks with Willian over delayed Chelsea return

And Willian is also being monitored by Manchester United and Barcelona ahead of the transfer deadline next Thursday. There were 38 players used by Unai Emery and Maurizio Sarri in last night's London derby. Hudson-Odoi impressed against Ar...

Virat Kohli ‘mic drop’ celebration makes for entertaining cricket, says Joe Root

However, this is not the first time when an Australian media house has rubbed Kohli the wrong way. India are on top after they first day's play of Edgbaston Test. Sam Curran stays unbeaten for 67-ball 24* with James Anderson at the opposite ...

Hungarian GP: Red Bull boss blasts Renault after Max Verstappen retirement

Ricciardo had previously stated that Red Bull needed to avoid a third row start for the race after practice suggested it could have a shot at victory. "Stroll spun in front of me, I had to abort that lap and the following lap was too wet for the in...

Mourinho sends message to Martial: You don't always get what you want

Hazard has always been linked with a transfer to Real Madrid and that speculation has heightened further this summer after the Blues missed out on a spot in next season's Champions League. "After thinking about all the factors and possibilities, ...

Cricket's Kohli says he has nothing to prove ahead of England tests

Moeen played with Virat at RCB and [Yuzvendra] Chahal. "He (Kohli) is a top ranked player in the world at the moment and I think a risky customer for England as he has the motivation to improve his record in this country. The followers of the most ...

David Luiz pledges his future to Chelsea after season in virtual exile

Luiz's prolonged absence from Conte's matchday squad in the second half of last season was publicly attributed to a knee injury. He belongs to Inter and the situation is hard, but is is clear that we are interested in good players. Luiz played just 1...

Is Zidane Really Going To Replace Mourinho At Old Trafford?

In a post on Twitter , the French forward wrote: "Thank you all for your posts". United could bring Zidane to the club on a free after he walked out on Real Madrid having secured his third consecutive Champions League title. "Is better for [...

Man United promise to back Jose Mourinho in transfer market

Alexis Sanchez was arguably United's best player and the Chilean global opened the scoring in the 18th minute as he swept home with a low finish from a Matteo Darmian cross. However, they ended it with a victory against the European champions. ...

Whyte beats Parker on points in heavyweight fight

Parker's philosophical in defeat. Joseph Parker during the weigh-in at Spitalfields Market, London. Whyte came to fight, dropping Parker twice in the fight. I take full responsibility for that'. "We had a great game plan but I felt I didn't f...

Injuries and holidays - the players set to miss United’s Premier League opener

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has played down suggestions that his club will look to sign Mario Balotelli in this summer's transfer window. "I'm not under any illusions about the task I have got in front of me this season and I'm not go...

Tajikistan blames banned opposition for deadly attack

A view of a bridge to Afghanistan across Panj river in Panji Poyon border outpost, south of Dushanbe , Tajikistan, May 2008. Four bicyclists, two of them Americans, were killed in a terrorist attack while biking through Tajikistan, the interior ...

Jose Mourinho heavily criticizes Manchester United after pre-season loss

United's squad will be strengthened when Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku, Ashley Young and Jesse Lingard, among others, return from their post-World Cup holidays but Mourinho is anxious to recruit further and presented Woodward with a list of five names "a...

Atlanta Open: Cameron Norrie loses to Ryan Harrison in semi-final

Norrie, 22, had looked to be heading for his first ATP final after taking the first set before the eighth seed fought back to win 2-6 6-3 6-2. Cameron Norrie has progressed through to the Atlanta Open semi-finals after Nick Kyrgios suffered a h...

Injury-hit Manchester United 'in trouble' for new campaign, says Jose Mourinho

Part of Mourinho's stated strategy for this transfer window was to get his work done early to ensure that his new signing would be able to take part in a portion of what was always likely to be a truncated pre-season programme, disrupted by the World...

Bad news for Vettel is Hamilton gets stronger after F1 break

Together with last week's win in Germany, it moves him 24 points ahead of Sebastian Vettel in the 2018 drivers championship. For all of Ferrari's new-found speed - estimated at times to be almost 0.5 seconds quicker than Mercedes on some sect...

Kevin Durant on LeBron James' Lakers move: 'I absolutely loved it'

The decision to join the Lakers was not a surprise to his innermost circle, with one person telling The Associated Press that it had been presumed for some time that he was headed to Los Angeles next season. LeBron James may be a member of the Lo...

Kevin Durant does not think he should be considered 'insecure'

Jason Smith and Mike Harmon discuss this silly controversy and tell you why Kevin Durant needs to me smarter when reacting to criticism on social media going forward. McCollum: "We can win a championship, anything is possible". Durant's intera...

Cesar Azpilicueta reacts to Maurizio Sarri’s appointment as Chelsea FC boss

It is expected that Sarri's specific passing style - which worked so devastatingly for Napoli in his three seasons there - will take time to fully take effect at Stamford Bridge. "But it also depends on us, if we are dedicated every day and doing thi...

Thomas' transformation into grand tour rider is complete

There are a few times she's come, like a year ago and I crashed out. "I haven't had to manage them at all -- they have worked it out for themselves, and that takes some doing", said Brailsford. "When I had a wobble on that corner I thought, "chill ou...

Hazard future in doubt as Real Madrid make Isco the main man

Chelsea are looking for a third-choice goalkeeper after allowing Eduardo and Jamal Blackman leave on loan this summer to Vitesse Arnhem and Leeds respectively. -Eden Hazard is of course the hottest current Chelsea summer transfer window related to...

Vettel fastest in Hungary but Mercedes in a spin

Bottas and Vettel touched cars during the overtaking move, with some debris flying off the Mercedes. It was a bad day for Red Bull's Max Verstappen, as the team suffered their second mechanical failure in successive races. That Mercedes managed...

Manchester City come from two goals down to defeat Bayern Munich

Sadio Mane wasted two great chances during the closing stages but it did not matter as he stepped up and converted a 94th-minute penalty after Solanke was bundled over. Diehard fans usually greet the major football clubs' pre-season tour of far-off ...

Newcastle agree on $12.5 mil. deal with Muto

Speaking to reporters at Tokyo's Haneda airport Thursday, Muto said, "I can't say yet but I should be able to deliver good news soon". Sky sources understand the deal is worth £9.5m. And on Friday night, Newcastle released a statement to confirm th...

Riders hit by tear gas on Tour de France

The race remains in the Pyrenees on Wednesday for what could be the most challenging stage of the Tour, a 65-kilometer leg from Bagneres-de Luchon to Saint-Lary-Soulan Col du Portet that features three grueling climbs, including an uphill finish - an...

Tour de France: Chris Froome crashes after police mistake him for fan

Like Froome, Thomas said he did not believe his incident was specifically related to Team Sky , who have faced ill-feeling from elements of the crowd throughout the Tour. The 200-km stage featured six categorized climbs, culminating in a final 20-km...

MLB Rumors: Cubs Acquire Pitcher Cole Hamels In Trade With Rangers

The deal is pending physicals for all players involved. In order to cover the salary of Hamels, Passan notes Texas also will send a "significant amount of cash". Darvish and Chatwood were the centerpieces of the Cubs' offseason, as the two free age...

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Shubhankar Sharma four shots behind leader

Two-time tournament victor , Justin Thomas , is the 5/1 favourite to win the CIMB Classic, followed by another dual champion in Ryan Moore , who can be backed at 12/1 (six places...

Fight Wilder and fury could not take place

Talking exclusively to Express Sport, trainer Nelson revealed his belief in the young heavyweight, claiming Bakole would take on any of the "big three" in his next fight. Fury is h...

Jadon Sancho responds when asked about £100m Tottenham, Liverpool rumour

Preston North End loanee Lukas Nmecha is encouraged to see youth being given its chance in the England squad in the shape of Jadon Sancho and Mason Mount. "I knew about Theo Walc...

Henry to raid Arsenal for Kwame Ampadu

Reports out of France and England have stated that the Arsenal legend is the favorite to be named the new manager of Monaco , after the club on the French Riviera sacked manage...

Khabib meets Putin: Russian president congratulates UFC champ on ‘worthy’ victory

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has met Russian President Vladimir Putin, with the leader congratulating Nurmagomedov on his win over Conor McGregor - which Putin ...

Thunder-Bolt strikes twice for Mariners

He had missed a chance with his head in the opening 45 minutes, but he did get a second late on taking advantage of a defensive mixup to tap into an open goal . Bolt headed a McC...

It's not right! Saha hits out at Pogba's Mourinho comments

The 25-year-old midfielder played a big part in Les Bleus' campaign in Russian Federation , scoring a goal in the final as Didier Deschamps' side beat Croatia 4-2 to lift the cov...

Predicted Indian squad for Australia Tests

Another surprise was the exclusion of both Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar who featured for India in the Asia Cup. Thakur returned to the squad after recovering and playing...

Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

The Giants could promote tackle Brian Mihalik from the practice squad to serve as an emergency swing tackle with center/guard Spencer Pulley serving as an extra lineman and jumbo...

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

But Wentz was called for intentional grounding and coach Doug Pederson elected not to let Jake Elliott try a 58-yarder. It can be as simple as not taking an 8-yard sack on firs...

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Kanye West loves - and hugs

Kanye West loves - and hugs

He told Trump he had stopped a potential war with North Korea. On Oct. 1, West - who prefers to be called "Ye" although no one calls him that that - also told TMZ he was going ...

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

When Mr. West stopped his monologue for a moment, the president commented, "I'll tell you what, that was pretty impressive". "That was quite something". "We are cheating on our c...

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

West also mentioned North Korea and said , to Trump , "You stopped the war". But West said many people told him the most important thing is to make sure to curb any stop-and-fris...

Fabinho insists he is adapting well at Liverpool

Fabinho insists he is adapting well at Liverpool

Before the start of the new Premier League season, everyone had their money on Manchester City to defend their league title. "But I've kept a positive mind, worked really har...

Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Woodbridge

Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Woodbridge

Kyrgios made no initial public comment after his defeat to qualifier Klahn, but has previously spoken of his intent to learn from Federer. During the second set, Dumusois was ove...

Manchester United under pressure due to poor form - Fred

Both players were seen as leaders within the dressing room. France and Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has told AFP in an interview that his worldwide teammates gi...

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

Reacting to the comparisons and frenzy, Indian captain Virat Kohli on the eve of second Test said "I don't think he should be rushed into anything yet because you need to give ...

Majorca Floods: Two Brits Reported Dead After Heavy Rain Sweeps Island

Majorca Floods: Two Brits Reported Dead After Heavy Rain Sweeps Island

The UK's Foreign Office said it was "urgently seeking updates" from Spanish authorities, according to the BBC , amidst fears of additional casualties among British nationals. Sp...

Steelers' Antonio Brown faces two lawsuits in Florida

Steelers' Antonio Brown faces two lawsuits in Florida

Through the course of their investigation, police determined Brown had become angered and started throwing things in the apartment and off the balcony on the 14th floor . A glass ...