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Sports Lomachenko defends belt, stops Marriaga after 7 rounds
Author: 0 Lomachenko defends belt, stops Marriaga after 7 rounds

In Round 3, Lomachenko taunted Marriaga for hiding behind his high guard before slipping in a left cross that sent him down to the canvas. Lomachenko wanted to avenge his only career loss with a rematch against Orlando Salido, but that fight couldn't come together.

Sports Farah storms to another 10000 gold; Bolt advances as worlds open
Author: 0 Farah storms to another 10000 gold; Bolt advances as worlds open

The special thing about Mo is he doesn't need any of us - he can do it all himself. Black defended the athlete, who has always denied taking performance-enhancing drugs, and said: 'You look people in the eye and work out if there's anything that suggests otherwise and there's nothing that does to me.

Sports Zverev beats Nishikori in Citi semis, to face Anderson
Author: 0 Zverev beats Nishikori in Citi semis, to face Anderson

I was holding serve quite comfortably, so I'm happy with how I played", the atpworldtour website quoted Zverev as saying. Zverev was nearly teasing Anderson at times, moving his opponent, 11 years his senior, around the court easily, despite the 15th seed getting a series of lucky breaks via the net cord.

Sports Ex-world champion Klitschko retires
Author: 0 Ex-world champion Klitschko retires

Even WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has called for a showdown with Joshua on November 11 in Las Vegas. Joseph Parker's promoters DUCO Events are confident that their path to face Britain's Anthony Joshua has become a whole lot easier, due to the shock retirement of Wladimir Klitschko.

Sports Mo Farah's career in numbers
Author: 0 Mo Farah's career in numbers

Farah's focus now moves to the 5,000m heats on Wednesday ahead of next Saturday's final, his last global race before he switches to the marathon, and he is confident he will recover in time. "It was incredible", Farah said after the race. I got a bit emotional at the start and then I just had to get in the zone. It wasn't an easy race. But what a way to end my career in London .

Sports Kim prevails in women's British Open
Author: 0 Kim prevails in women's British Open

Six-strokes ahead after a brilliant third-round 66 compiled in the worst of Saturday's squally weather, the now seven-time LPGA champion strolled round the Kingsbarns links in 71-15 pars, two birdies and one bogey-to win by two strokes from Jodi Ewart Shadoff.

Sports Matt Holliday (back) placed on 10-day DL by Yankees
Author: 0 Matt Holliday (back) placed on 10-day DL by Yankees

The Yankees have officially placed Matt Holliday on the 10-day DL with a left lumbar strain, the team announced Sunday. Girardi said Sanchez, who added about 10-15 pounds of muscle this offseason, probably "caught better previous year", which isn't to say there hasn't been improvement.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Real Madrid training
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo returns to Real Madrid training

Neymar would have been expected to feature among the forward nominees, but the three spots have been taken up by Leo Messi, Paulo Dybala and Cristiano Ronaldo . Former United star Cristiano Ronaldo has yet to play a pre-season match for Real Madrid because he was afforded an extended summer break, having represented Portugal at the Confederations Cup as recently as 2 July.

Sports Martin Truex Jr takes checkered flag at Watkins Glen
Author: 0 Martin Truex Jr takes checkered flag at Watkins Glen

The green flag falls at Watkins Glen shortly after 3 p.m. ET. "I've won here before in the Cup series (2008 and 2013), so to be able to win here in the Xfinity Series just kind of checks that box for what I've been trying to accomplish at The Glen for a few years".

Sports Red-hot Dodgers try for sweep of Mets
Author: 0 Red-hot Dodgers try for sweep of Mets

Said Turner: "Everyone knows what the goal is". The Dodgers began their unbelievable run of form on June 7, slugging a league-best 96 home runs during the stretch, and have won 12 of their past 13. "Everybody's really confident moving forward", Taylor said. Not to be outdone, the three-game losing streak that took place back in early June was followed by a six-game winning streak that turned into 16 victories over the course of just 17 games.

Sports Wenger has backing of Arsenal board to keep Sanchez
Author: 0 Wenger has backing of Arsenal board to keep Sanchez

The report even claims he has been hinting to friends and team-mates that he will stay, and indeed was pictured kissing the badge during training last week . Arsenal will be competing in the UEFA Europa League but will surely be tempted to give their younger players that stage to prove their worth. The Exploding Heads can not wait for the Premier League season and from the looks of it, so do the players.

Sports Atlanta Falcons suspend Jalen Collins for first 10 games of regular season
Author: 0 Atlanta Falcons suspend Jalen Collins for first 10 games of regular season

The 24-year-old defensive back is eligible to play in each preseason game, but will not be allowed at the facility following the team's final exhibition game on August 31 against the Jaguars. His trade value likely has declined as well because of the suspensions. And rookie safety Damontae Kazee played outside at cornerback in college. In his shortened season, Collins recorded 28 tackles, two interceptions and broke up 10 passes.

Sports Arsenal will prioritise Premier League, says manager Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Arsenal will prioritise Premier League, says manager Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal's Premier League target for the new season is 85 points, which he believes will be enough to fight for the title. Also, Conte revealed that he is very impressed with Arsenal signing Alexandre Lacazette, Lyon and said that it will have a huge impact on the club and also other members.

Sports Arsenal 1-1 Chelsea: Match Report & Player Ratings
Author: 0 Arsenal 1-1 Chelsea: Match Report & Player Ratings

The London clubs have had fine pre-season friendlies, where both the clubs clashed once with Chelsea emerging as a 3-0 victor but the real test lies ahead. Wenger also confirmed that he expects several players to leave the club before the end of the transfer window, with a squad of 33 listed on the back of Sunday's match programme.

Sports Serena Williams: Inside Her Epic '50s-Themed Baby Shower
Author: 0 Serena Williams: Inside Her Epic '50s-Themed Baby Shower

They all reportedly had a lot of fun with the expectant mother. Following in the footsteps of good friend Beyoncé , Serena Williams also had a themed baby shower. Serena Williams held her baby shower on Saturday and the 1950s theme was absolutely awesome. "I have this thing where I've been checking my status and taking pictures every week to see how far along I'm getting", the 35-year-old said in an on-stage chat with journalist Gayle King.

Sports Warner officially inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Warner officially inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

He sees it a little differently these days. "She taught me that even when life doesn't give you what you want, you never stop believing", Warner said. That was just my mentality. "Marshall (Faulk) told me that there would be a moment when it just hits you". I didn't expect to win the MVP and us to win the Super Bowl.

Sports Mariners Recall Former Zag Gonzales, Place Hernandez on 10-Day DL
Author: 0 Mariners Recall Former Zag Gonzales, Place Hernandez on 10-Day DL

The Seattle Mariners placed right-hander Felix Hernandez on the 10-day disabled list Saturday with right biceps tendinitis. The Mariners acquired him from St. In his first five starts of the season (April 3-25), Hernandez went 2-2 with a 4.73 ERA. He last played in the majors in 2015, having undergone and recovered from Tommy John surgery in the interim.

Sports 49ers notes: Shanahan fears Malcolm Smith injury is long term
Author: 0 49ers notes: Shanahan fears Malcolm Smith injury is long term

In losing the presumed starter at weak-side linebacker, the 49ers will now be tasked with finding Smith's replacement. Now that an opportunity has popped up with Smith's injury, the pressure will be on Foster to prove to the 49ers coaching staff he is ready and capable of stepping into the role of starting linebacker.

Sports (Motorcycling) Marquez on pole for Czech GP
Author: 0 (Motorcycling) Marquez on pole for Czech GP

The reigning world MotoGP champion clocked 1min 54.981sec on his Honda to finish 0.92sec ahead of Italian veteran Rossi, of Yamaha, with Spaniard Dani Pedrosa at 0.138 for Honda . Before getting overtaken by Marquez though, Rossi and Dovizioso finally entered the pits to swap bikes. "The rear tyre was spinning too much, was too soft and I was losing many many positions", Marquez said.

Sports Arsenal striker hands in transfer request
Author: 0 Arsenal striker hands in transfer request

I've spoken a lot with Monchi and he's confirmed it to me". He has been linked with a return to Deportivo La Coruna, as well as to Premier League returnees, Newcastle United . He netted in every single competition: one in the Premier League, two in the EFL Cup, three in the Champions League and one in the FA Cup. However, during his debut year in North London he failed to make an impact, falling behind Olivier Giroud in the fight for the number 9 shirt, and netting seven times in just ...

Sports Klopp Talk: Bilbao friendly
Author: 0 Klopp Talk: Bilbao friendly "a really special experience"

The quality in Jurgen Klopp's side eventually won out with goals from teenagers Ben Woodburn and Dominic Solanke sending the massive Irish crowd home very happy. It's all about others clubs. Liverpool kick off their new season away to Watford in the early game next Saturday lunchtime. James Milner is delighted to be back in midfield for Liverpool .

Sports Man United after Bale
Author: 0 Man United after Bale

Almost every summer for the past four years, the Old Trafford side have registered an interest in Bale , and every time their interest has been refuted. Now, however, there would appear to be a genuine chance that Bale could leave Real Madrid . The 18-year-old sensation is said to be valued at a staggering €190 million by the Ligue 1 side.

Sports Spanish motorcycling legend Angel Nieto dies at 70
Author: 0 Spanish motorcycling legend Angel Nieto dies at 70

Spanish motor cycling champion Angel Nieto died late on Thursday evening as the effect of head injuries suffered when he fell off a quad bike on the island of Ibiza just over a week ago. "I have many [memories]: Since I arrived here in 2008 in the world championship, he was one of the first legends that came to me and the relationship was really good".

Author: 0 Manchester United Considers Final Signing, Arsenal Gives Alexis Sanchez Ultimatum

It is not clear whether Sanchez could be involved against Chelsea on Sunday, with the Chilean only having recently returned to training with the north London side. "Every negotiation has to be a little bit secret", Wenger said during a press conference. "We know we have a duty to inform people but to talk about some things is not information anymore, it's suicide".