• Rain wipes out day one of second Test between England and India

    Rain wipes out day one of second Test between England and India

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    England captain Joe Root and India captain Virat Kohli. The first day of the Lord's Test was a washout, and it gives me precisely 0.00 per cent pleasure to tell you today's forecast isn't much better. What are the team squads for England vs India Test match? They will, however, make at least two changes to their side. With the rain never stopping long enough for the toss to take place, both England and India have still to name their starting XI.
  • Mauricio Pochettino says his side are BOLD for not signing anyone

    Mauricio Pochettino says his side are BOLD for not signing anyone

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    There were also new contracts for the likes of Harry Kane , Dele Alli and Hugo Lloris. "Building a stadium that is almost £1bn". Tottenham kick off their Premier League campaign away against Newcastle on Saturday, and Pochettino is assessing the nine players who reached the World Cup semifinals and only returned to training on Monday.
  • Kieran Trippier wanted by PSG, Juventus and Real Madrid

    Kieran Trippier wanted by PSG, Juventus and Real Madrid

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    It seems that the ball is now in Real Madrid's court. They are particularly upset that Modric is allowing these games to take place when he had originally told the club from the beginning that there was no chance of him leaving. It is also reported by the Spanish newspaper that the agreement would see Modric spent two years in China with Jiangsu Suning - who share the same owners as Inter - to see him paid €60m (£53.5m) in total over the next six years of his career.
  • Newcastle sign Japan's Yoshinori Muto, as Rafa Benitez expresses concerns

    Newcastle sign Japan's Yoshinori Muto, as Rafa Benitez expresses concerns

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    I would like to perform well and leave my name in Newcastle's history", Muto added. Newcastle United have finally announced another new signing as they have snapped up Japanese global Yoshinori Muto from Bundesliga side Mainz . The players have no problem with the media, but it's a way of letting people know they're unhappy. The Venezuelan striker has not scored more than ten goals in any of his three seasons at West Brom but s the type of striker who contributes elsewhere in attack ...
  • The Browns traded Corey Coleman, yet another terrible first-round pick

    The Browns traded Corey Coleman, yet another terrible first-round pick

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    Compensation update: Cleveland traded former first-round pick, WR Corey Coleman, to the Buffalo Bills for a seventh-round pick in 2020, per league source. The team hasn't explained why yet, and placed Gordon on the "did not report" list in July. Per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport , the sides have had discussions and the Browns remain interested, but things are in a "holding pattern" on Bryant's end as to whether or not he will visit the team or consider signing.
  • Tiger Woods shoots 73 on Sunday at WGC-Bridgestone at Firestone

    Tiger Woods shoots 73 on Sunday at WGC-Bridgestone at Firestone

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    The world number three, who will start the defence of his US PGA Championship next Thursday, birdied the second hole but dropped back to 14 under with a bogey at the par-four sixth. Thomas' ninth title on the PGA Tour will bank him a cool $US1.7 million cheque and will move him up one spot on the world rankings. "I'm excited for Sunday to see how everything holds up", said McIlroy.
  • Victor Moses reacts to Chelsea FC appointing Maurizio Sarri

    Victor Moses reacts to Chelsea FC appointing Maurizio Sarri

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    Cesc Fabregas is a doubt for Sunday's Community Shield with Manchester City with a minor knee injury. "I'd like for my players to have the personality where they are able to think in their mind that we are at the same level". That has sparked suggestions Chelsea may keep Courtois for the final year of his contract against his will, but Sarri has hinted he would rather allow the Belgian to leave.
  • Jurgen Klopp hopeful Roberto Firmino can be ready for Reds season opener

    Jurgen Klopp hopeful Roberto Firmino can be ready for Reds season opener

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    It also looks like Liverpool have some much-needed strength in depth for the season ahead. Naby Keita looks settled already, and Alisson is an imposing "keeper". Subs: Mario Rui 7, Maksimovic 6, Verdi 6, Inglese 6, Diawara 6, Ounas 6, Rog 6, Chiriches 6. Liverpool vs. Napoli is being shown live on LFCTV, which is available to live stream through LFCTV GO here.
  • Chelsea winger signs improved contract extension with the club

    Chelsea winger signs improved contract extension with the club

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    Pedro is happy after signing the new contract with the club and he said , "It is very good for me, I am really happy here in the club, with my teammates, the supporters and the club in general". "But, I hope that Courtois will be our goalkeeper". Sarri's men don't have long to ponder the loss in Ireland, for they now shift their focus to Sunday's Community Shield with Manchester City.
  • England 180-All Out, India Need 194 Runs to Win Ed

    England 180-All Out, India Need 194 Runs to Win Ed

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    The hosts, playing their 1000th test, suffered a collapse of their own, losing six wickets for 67 runs, as they scored 287 runs in their first innings. He finished the 2014 tour with an average of 13.40 and was undone by Anderson, who dismissed him four times in 10 innings. Before the start of play, Virat Kohli was said to have had an "informal chat" with match referee Jeff Crowe, who reminded the India captain of his responsibilities after his controversial celebration of Root's ...
  • England slump as India strike back in final session

    England slump as India strike back in final session

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    India would have ended with far less if it wasn't for Kohli withstanding a thorough examination of his skill and temperament. Joe Root's run out by opposing captain Virat Kohli sparked an England collapse against India on the opening day of the first Test at Edgbaston on Wednesday and may well have set the tone for the series after the tourists' skipper gave him a colourful and controversial send-off.
  • Mahrez admits: I chose Man City over other clubs

    Mahrez admits: I chose Man City over other clubs

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    The Senegal global came on at half-time at the MetLife Stadium and was a constant threat for the Reds. Klopp praised Mane's performance after coming on in the second half. "I learned that when I was little boy in Barcelona in the Academy". "Of course he has all the talent to do that so we are happy for him to score, but he is still far away from his best condition".
  • NIKE, Jordan Brand To Cut Ties With Kawhi Leonard

    NIKE, Jordan Brand To Cut Ties With Kawhi Leonard

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    Before the Toronto deal, sources had said that Leonard was seriously considering participating as a means to showcase the status of his recovery to prospective trade partners. The news left fans shocked, and some angry that Leonard disregarded Robinson. They've always been great to me. Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green were shipped to Toronto for DeMar DeRozan , Jakob Poeltl and a protected 2019 first-round pick.
  • Cubs affected most from the Cole Hamels trade

    Cubs affected most from the Cole Hamels trade

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    Hamels has been in terrible form recently, allowing 25 earned runs in his last 22 innings pitched, raising his ERA to 4.72. The lefty said he wasn't sure yet when he would make his first start for Chicago. Hamels carried a 3.61 ERA at the end of June, before a rough July (1-3, 11.12 ERA) sent his ERA climbing and his price dropping. "It's always that chase for that World Series, you start realize how hard it is to achieve", Hamels said.
  • Thomas thrives as Froome fades

    Thomas thrives as Froome fades

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    Fernando Gaviria of Colombia and Dylan Groenewegen - who had each won two stages in this year's race - called it quits during Stage 12 to Alpe d'Huez. Tonight's 200 kilometre stage features six categorised climbs, including the iconic Tourmalet and Aubisque. It's been frustrating, and sad because things didn't work out the way we'd hoped.
  • Arsenal boss Unai Emery offers support to Mesut Ozil

    Arsenal boss Unai Emery offers support to Mesut Ozil

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    Ozil was born in Germany to a Turkish family. The 36-year-old Czech said: "I'm not in a position to really comment on that, it's a private personal matter for Mesut against the German Federation". "In the eyes of Grindel and his supporters, I am German when we win, but I am an immigrant when we lose". Arsenal forward Reiss Nelson and midfielder Alex Iwobi sat alongside Ozil at the fan event in Singapore.
  • Italy's Molinari Wins Golf's British Open

    Italy's Molinari Wins Golf's British Open

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    He had to scramble to make birdie on the day's easiest hole, the short par-5 14th hole, but his 20-foot birdie putt kept his chances alive. Four players tied for second at 6 under, including American Xander Schauffele , who played in the final group with Jordan Spieth .
  • Insane scenes as Tour de France leaders get tear-gassed

    Insane scenes as Tour de France leaders get tear-gassed

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    Philippe Gilbert of Belgium receives care during the 16th stage of the Tour de France . Riders wait on the road after a farmer's protest interrupts stage 16 of the Tour de France . The last time a Tour stage was blocked by a demonstration was in 2004. His team said that after further tests at a hospital in Toulouse, the fracture was discovered, meaning he had to pull out of the race.