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Sports Leeds United fans have no clue who Christiansen is
Author: 0 Leeds United fans have no clue who Christiansen is

The appointment of Christiansen , who will be unveiled at a press conference on Monday, ends Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani's three-week search for a new head coach. His only previous job in management before APOEL came at AEK Larnaca , another Cypriot club, whom he took charge of between 2014 and 2016. He added: "We are confident we have found a man with who can work with us to take the club to the next level".

Author: 0 Blimp goes down at US Open

Open, Maynard said. Multiple videos and photos were posted on social media shortly after 11 a.m. CDT that showed the blimp deflated and in flames. But Dustin Johnson, the world number one, is also one to watch, says Rick Broadbent of The Times .

Sports Lions trade for former No. 2 overall draft pick Greg Robinson
Author: 0 Lions trade for former No. 2 overall draft pick Greg Robinson

The Rams held on to Robinson a year longer than the San Francisco 49ers held on to A.J. The Los Angeles Rams have made a decision to move on from offensive tackle Greg Robinson after only two seasons. "I'm not sure what's required of me here, but I know learning it is really, really acquired". After three lackluster seasons in Buffalo and starting just five games last season at left tackle due to a hip injury, the Bills waive the 23-year old late last month.

Author: 0 LeBron says he'd want Magic, Jordan as his 3-on-3 teammates

Lebron James went to Miami and won his two titles then went back to Cleveland and won there as well, but now we nearly forgot about his going to Miami . I do get and believe that players are free to go to any team for money or title. Just like he doesn't consider his Miami teams super teams , he doesn't think that the Cavaliers are that special either.

Sports Ryan Shazier: League has
Author: 0 Ryan Shazier: League has "Patriots problem"

All the Steelers can do is sweep last season's final game under the rug and move on. "They've been a great team, they have a great leader, and they just find a way to win". I feel we can win the Super Bowl . "I think we have the team to do it and everybody is prepared to do it", Shazier said . Part of why Tomlin and the Steelers are counting on development from Cockrell is that the team is making something of a transition to more man coverage this season which will require him to get ...

Author: 0 Halep, Ostapenko to clash for French Open title

I'm just happy with the way I celebrated my birthday", Ostapenko said. Halep sustained an ankle injury in that defeat that appeared to jeopardise her French Open hopes, but she has made a quick recovery and now is just two wins away from a maiden Grand Slam title.

Author: 0 Trump questions Hillary Clinton's link with Russian Federation in series of tweets

Breaking out his campaign nickname for Clinton - "crooked" Hillary - he said the former secretary of State and her family had "dealings" with Russian Federation. Trump subsequently said that Comey had not been truthful and offered to testify to the Senate. Comey told the Senate hearing that he believed he was dismissed by Trump because he did not stop the FBI's investigation into Flynn .

Sports Ostapenko cops French Open crown
Author: 0 Ostapenko cops French Open crown

The history of tennis, as with plenty of other sports, is filled with one-hit wonders or athletes who were quickly labeled "The Next Big Thing" only to fade away quietly. To play final, it's an wonderful thing. It's a tough day, but let's keep working and let's believe. So much of her grinding, power and fast style reminds me of Monica Seles at her best.

Author: 0 Hamilton wins F1 Canadian GP, picks up points on Vettel

Hamilton's best lap in a blazing, course-record one minute 11.459 seconds on Saturday earned the 65th pole position of his 11-year career, tying him with Senna for second place all-time, three behind Ferrari legend Michael Schumacher . His 56th Grand Prix triumph could have seen him leap to the head of the standings had Vettel not produced such a stunning comeback from 18th up to fourth but that won't sour his delight too much.

Sports Milan's Donnarumma Won't Renew, Real, PSG Step Up Chase
Author: 0 Milan's Donnarumma Won't Renew, Real, PSG Step Up Chase

The teenager's current terms are due to expire in just 12 months' time, which means Milan must find a buyer as soon as possible or lose him for nothing in 2018. Those plans were dashed on Friday morning, with Donnarumma confirming he will not renew his deal at the club, amid interest from Juventus and Real Madrid , among others.

Sports Rafael Nadal leads 6-2, 5-2 against Stan
Author: 0 Rafael Nadal leads 6-2, 5-2 against Stan

The 31-year-old needed barely two hours to run his career total to 15 Grand Slam singles titles - three fewer than rival Roger Federer . Only Sweden's Bjorn Borg has a better record, as he lost just 32 at the 1978 edition of the French Open .

Author: 0 Blimp crashes near US Open in Wisconsin

Sheriff's officials said the pilot was the only one on board. The incident happened around 11:20 a.m.at the tournament in Erin, Wisconsin, according to the Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal-Sentinel. Open. No other people were involved in the incident and local law enforcement is now investigating. One person - presumably the pilot - was transported by Flight for Life from the area of the crash just after noon.

Sports QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the Maori All Blacks
Author: 0 QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the Maori All Blacks

The England stand-off will miss Saturday's Maori All Blacks clash with a "grade one" quad injury - and the Lions will hope he can recover in time to face New Zealand in Auckland on 24 June. And Gatland may also have to do without his tour captain for the first Test having given Sam Warburton, who is among the replacements tomorrow, no guarantees he will face the All Blacks .

Author: 0 Jerry West leaving Warriors to join the Clippers

West has been with the Warriors since 2011. And now, West will be a key part in crafting a winning franchise once they relocate to Inglewood . ESPN says West knew on Monday night - when the Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers to earn their second championship in three years - that he would be leaving the team.

Sports US Open preview — Sports WebXtra
Author: 0 US Open preview — Sports WebXtra

One of the surprising non-bets of U.S. Open wagering at the Westgate has been Masters champion Sergio Garcia. Facing the press alongside USGA Executive Director Mike Davis , President Diana Murphy and Chairman of the Championship Committee Stuart Francis, Bodenhamer said the organisation had made every effort to ensure there would be no repeat of the Johnson fiasco.

Sports Twice is nice: Rizzo hits another leadoff homer for Cubs
Author: 0 Twice is nice: Rizzo hits another leadoff homer for Cubs

Paul Sewald , Fernando Salas and Blevins combined to limit the Cubs to two hits in four innings, with Blevins (4-0) striking out three over 1 1/3 flawless frames. In San Francisco, Mike Moustakas belted his 18th home run leading off the second inning, Jorge Bonifacio and Lorenzo Cain followed with back-to-back shots in the third for Kansas City, which completed a two-game sweep.

Sports Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland

That meeting in the Hamptons last July that delivered Kevin Durant to the Golden State Warriors always felt like a move that would change the National Basketball Association. Wherever he ends up, James is sure the Warriors will be back to defend the championship title. Smith got the run started with a driving layup on a pass from center Tristan Thompson , and then, James continued the scoring with a driving layup of his own, which Smith set up with a pass in the lane.

Sports Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win National Basketball Association title
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win National Basketball Association title

After dropping last year's title to Cleveland making the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history from a 3-1 deficit, the Warriors vowed not to stumble again. -area basketball scene, Durant attended the University of Texas where he had an outstanding freshman season before opting to turn professional. Cleveland got off to a fast start and built a 41-33 lead on a dunk by James early in the second quarter.

Author: 0 Pierce backs fearless Latvian to outlast Timea

After a second rain delay, this one lasting 30 minutes, she was in trouble in her next service game and this time, was unable to escape as Ostapenko's penetrating game took its toll, a weak forehand by the Dane giving the Latvian a 3-2 lead.

Author: 0 Durant's non-foul looms large in Warriors' game-deciding run

James, who was named Finals MVP then, hugged Durant in a warm embrace after securing his first National Basketball Association championship. The Warriors won in 2015 before Cleveland made its historic comeback past year. West, Thompson and J.R. Smith received techs after a replay review. James hit a layup to open the fourth quarter and pull Cleveland within 98-95, as close as the Cavs had been in the second half after trailing by 17 in the second quarter.

Author: 0 Gunman wounds GOP congressman, then killed by police

Officials believe Hodgkinson was targeting members of Congress. Media outlets are reporting that law enforcement is examining his supposed anti-Trump posts online. "There were always Capitol Police officers with us", Walsh said. Rep. Roger Williams , R-Texas, said staffer Zach Barth was among the wounded and was in stable condition.

Author: 0 MLB Predictions: Will Angels upset red-hot Yankees, Tanaka? 6/12/17

Judge , who grew up in Linden, Calif. - almost 400 miles north of Anaheim - blasted a tie-breaking, two-run homer to right field that traveled 438 feet with one out in the eighth inning, enabling the Yankees to beat the Angels 5-3 and increase their winning streak to six on Monday night at Angel Stadium.

Sports England lose to 10-man France despite Harry Kane double
Author: 0 England lose to 10-man France despite Harry Kane double

But it did England no good and 12 minutes from time the French got the goal they deserved, Mbappe teeing up Dembele for the decisive score of the evening. This, however, was an uncomfortable night for a player Southgate will be counting on in the future. England failed to get a result against France , just as they did in their 1-0 defeat by Germany in March.

Author: 0 Kohli taking nothing for granted against 'dangerous' Bangladesh

Speaking about the high voltage semi final, Kohli said: "We have been in these kind of games before quite few times". A look at recent clashes between the two teams also points to the fact that Bangladesh have been worthy opponents. Q. It's your first match of the tournament at Edgbaston; how much are you looking forward to playing here? Among the reasons offered for Australia's early departure were "too much worldwide cricket" and the ongoing wage tussle between players and Cricket ...