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Sports Carlo Ancelotti Wants Renato Sanches To Join His Former Club
Author: 0 Carlo Ancelotti Wants Renato Sanches To Join His Former Club

A glut of changes in the second-half saw Carlo Ancelotti introduce the likes of James Rodriguez and Renato Sanches, while Leonardo Bonucci made his debut following his shock move to Milan from Juventus last week. The Frenchman created AC Milan's third goal when his defence-splitting pass put Giacomo Bonaventura clear. The Argentine worldwide arrived amid a busy close-season of transfer activity that has seen 10 new players including Leonardo Bonucci, Fabio Borini, Franck Kessie and ...

Author: 0 Basketball star Sue Bird comes out, announces she's dating Megan Rapinoe

Bird seemed more interested in involving others than trying to take control of the game. This is the 10th time she's been an All-Star, tying a league record. In the past year, fellow WNBA stars Diana Taurasi and Elena Delle Donne having also come out. The West will be without Phoenix center Brittney Griner due to ankle and knee injuries suffered on July 14.

Sports LA Lakers, Derrick Rose Have Free-Agent Meeting
Author: 0 LA Lakers, Derrick Rose Have Free-Agent Meeting

Cleveland is limited in what it can offer the free agent guard, whose career has been slowed by knee injuries. The offer to Rose from Cleveland is a one-year, minimum contract for US$2.1 million (S$2.87 million), according to ESPN . Luckily, Lonzo is the best passer on the court so he doesn't need a mentor for that, other than Magic Johnson of course. The point is: Rose still can play.

Author: 0 Derrick Rose interested in joining the Cavaliers, Rockets sign Troy Williams

The Lakers are reportedly making a push for former Rookie of the Year and MVP Derrick Rose . But because he's under contract for two more seasons, the Cavs don't have to rush into any deals and Irving may not be going anywhere soon. He finished in the top 20 among all players in terms of possessions in the pick-and-roll (7.5 per game) and scored at a rate of 0.90 points per possession in such situations, not far behind the likes of Jimmy Butler (0.91), Goran Dragic (0.93) and C.J.

Author: 0 Spieth bests the weather to take midway lead at Open Championship

Spieth shot five under par on Saturday to improve to 11 under on the tournament. Finau balanced two birdies with three bogeys at the British Open . Just as important, there are only five players between the former No. 1 and the lead. 16 and 17. Paul Casey shot 67, called it "a scorer's paradise" and said, "I felt I should have got more out of it".

Sports Grandad From UK Bags $2.6 Million In Poker Tournament
Author: 0 Grandad From UK Bags $2.6 Million In Poker Tournament

A few hands later, a player was at risk of elimination for the first time of the night. 'I am playing again at midday in the final 27 out of over 7,000 entrants from all over the world. Piccioli took home a gaudy $1.675 million for his sixth-place finish. With top pair Saout checked, and Blumstein checked behind. Great, right? Not when the turn is a Ten, making a full house for Blumstein .

Author: 0 Spieth, Koepka set pace as big guns fire at British Open

A 1-under 69 just didn't cut it on a day of flawless conditions when Branden Grace was shooting 62 - the lowest ever score at a major - and Jordan Spieth and Matt Kuchar were shooting 65 and 66, respectively, in the final group. "I could have done more, and going left off the tee on 17 hurt me, but considering the tough conditions, it's not a bad position", Matsuyama told reporters on Friday.

Author: 0 Form Ian Poulter within touching distance of Open leaders

He was even more excited after taking £20 off John Daly's son John over eight holes at Southport & Ainsdale Golf Club in a quasi-Ryder Cup match. The experience was incredible, but it was very, very hard. Open triumphs. "I'm in a bonus week". There are these huge galleries pulling for me. "I splashed out of the bunker and the pin was kind of in that right-hand area".

Sports Derrick Rose, Cavaliers Discussing One-Year Deal
Author: 0 Derrick Rose, Cavaliers Discussing One-Year Deal

He then was traded to the New York Knicks in 2016. He has battled significant knee injuries since 2012. It was another bad year for the Knicks as the team finished 31-51, good enough for a 12th place in the Eastern Conference. The Lakers had Rose on their radar as one of a handful of candidates for the backup point-guard spot. If he managed to stay healthy, Rose would bring a much-needed boost to the Cavs' second unit.

Author: 0 Rory McIlroy Storms Back Into Contention After Terrific Second Round

Kuchar tied Ian Baker-Finch's 1991 Open record of posting a 5-under 29 on the front nine, and then parred every hole on the back nine to join Spieth and Koepka. "I'm going to go to bed tonight thinking of those last 12 holes and hopefully I can emulate that tomorrow". "But this was definitely the round that got me back into the championship".

Sports Paulie Malignaggi Sparred With Conor McGregor For 8 Rounds
Author: 0 Paulie Malignaggi Sparred With Conor McGregor For 8 Rounds

Malignaggi spoke to ESPN since the photo surfaced and discussed the eight round sparring session. FLOYD MAYWEATHER and Conor McGregor travelled to Los Angeles, Toronto, New York and London ahead of their historic bout - here are some of the best photos from their press tour.

Author: 0 Harmanpreet inspires Aakash Chopra, shares video of daughter playing cricket

She is young and will learn from mistakes. Even before her knock against Australia, Harman has been a household name among the Indian fans as she became the first Indian woman to take part in Big Bash League as she represented Sydney Thunder in the tournament and in the upcoming English T20 league, she will represent Surrey Stars.

Sports Britain's Froome Set to Clinch Fourth Tour de France Title
Author: 0 Britain's Froome Set to Clinch Fourth Tour de France Title

Bardet was only 52nd quickest in the time trial but remained one second ahead of Spain's Mikel Landa in third place in the overall standings. It is the first he has won by less than one minute. Bardet squeaked his way onto the podium by a single second over Landa. And with that, the 104th Tour had its podium. Back in Dusseldorf on 1 July, 198 riders from 22 teams set off on the long road to Paris.

Sports New club Jamshedpur FC to get first pick at ISL player draft
Author: 0 New club Jamshedpur FC to get first pick at ISL player draft

Hero MotoCorp has, for another three years, reportedly renewed its sponsorship arrangement with IMG Reliance and Star India-promoted Indian Super League (ISL) for Rs 1.6 billion. FC Goa, the 2015 finalists, have retained the services of goalkeeper Laxmikant Kattimani and winger Mandar Rao Dessai for the forthcoming season. Forward CK Vineeth and defender Sandesh Jhingan have also been retained by Kerala Blasters.

Sports Spieth, Koepka off to flying start in British Open
Author: 0 Spieth, Koepka off to flying start in British Open

U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka was six shots back, tied with Canadian Austin Connelly. In majors, 31 players have shot 63, including 10 in the Open , but 62 had become untouchable. Ian Poulter got big cheers from the home crowd as he made his way around. It is only the third time that the 23-year-old has opened his major account with consecutive sub-70 rounds.

Sports Poland's Senate Approves Law Giving Politicians Influence Over Judiciary
Author: 0 Poland's Senate Approves Law Giving Politicians Influence Over Judiciary

Supreme Court chief Malgorzata Gersdorf says, on average, the court takes seven months to rule on a case — but she calls that a good result, even by European standards, given that the court handles the most hard and complicated matters. Thousands have taken took to the streets in opposition to the proposed judicial changes in Poland, accusing Law and Justice of aiming to stack courts with its own candidates and to dismantle the rule of law.

Author: 0 Jordan Spieth excited about Open duel with Matt Kuchar

In tougher conditions on Friday he shot 1-under 69. McIlroy was at 4 under, three shots out of the lead. His 31 to the turn represented an eight stroke improvement on the 39 it had taken him on Thursday. McIlroy battled hard and two-putted the 15th and 17th for birdies, and the packed grandstands around the 18th green gave him a generous ovation when he knocked in another from 15 feet to revive his hopes of a first major win since the 2014 PGA Championship .

Author: 0 Grace holds nerve for lowest round in a major

A 63 score has been recorded 31 times in a major tournament, first by Johnny Miller at the 1973 U.S. Open and most recently by Justin Thomas in 2017 at the U.S. I just played flawless golf. When it slowly lipped out, recalling Phil Mickelson's birdie putt in his opening round 63 previous year at Troon, it seemed that Grace had lost his chance.

Sports Rory McIlroy continues climb up Open leaderboard
Author: 0 Rory McIlroy continues climb up Open leaderboard

At that point I mumbled and said "Whatever" but it definitely helped". That deficit was dramatically halved on Friday when McIlroy picked up shots at the first and third holes before a stunning approach to the sixth set up only the second birdie of the day at a hole that was proving fiendishly hard for most of the field.

Sports Cardinals Trade Lefty Marco Gonzales For Mariners' Outfield Prospect
Author: 0 Cardinals Trade Lefty Marco Gonzales For Mariners' Outfield Prospect

He was out all of 2016 recovering from ligament replacement surgery on his left elbow. He is now rated as the No. 2 prospect in the Mariners organization according to MLB.com's rankings. In parts of five minor league seasons in the Mariners organization, O'Neill hit.269 with 89 home runs, 300 RBIs, 44 stolen bases, a.344 on-base percentage and a.505 slugging mark in 418 career games.

Sports In Yoenis Cespedes's Dream, Mets Are Conspicuously Absent
Author: 0 In Yoenis Cespedes's Dream, Mets Are Conspicuously Absent

He opted to become a free agent and then re-signed with the team for $110 million over four years. Now with the Mets , Cespedes, 31, apparently had a deep admiration for the first team that signed him in 2012. Having missed 37 games earlier this season with a hamstring strain, Cespedes has underperformed, with just nine home runs and 22 runs batted in entering Friday's game.

Sports Wizards' John Wall signs four-year extension
Author: 0 Wizards' John Wall signs four-year extension

The report by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski says Wall's extension includes a fouth-year player option and a 15 percent trade kicker. Including the final two years and $37 million left on his current deal, Wall is set to earn $207 million through 2023.

Sports Barguil triumphs on Stage 18, Froome retains overall lead
Author: 0 Barguil triumphs on Stage 18, Froome retains overall lead

The Norwegian prevailed in very warm conditions to become a three-time stage victor, with Team Sky's Chris Froome holding on to the yellow jersey. "We did this morning a video of the roundabouts and we knew you had to be on the right side and everyone went on the left side except Nikias and me", Boasson Hagen said.

Sports British Open 2017: Rory McIlroy updated leaderboard after Round 1
Author: 0 British Open 2017: Rory McIlroy updated leaderboard after Round 1

McIlroy did make a bit of a charge during Friday's second round, making six birdies in his first six holes to get to 3-under for the week. Birdies on the first, third and sixth helped McIlroy reach the turn in 31, eight shots fewer than on Thursday, and although he dropped shots on the 13th and 15th, a birdie on the 17th helped the 28-year-old complete a superb 68.