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Sports Leicester set to make move for £12.5-rated Sevilla star
Author: 0 Leicester set to make move for £12.5-rated Sevilla star

He played against Leicester in both legs of the Champions League last season when the Foxes knocked out the La Liga side in last-16 tie. " Sevilla and Leicester City have reached an agreement in principle for the transfer of Vicente Iborra to the English side", Sevilla confirmed in a statement .

Sports Durant agrees to new deal with Warriors
Author: 0 Durant agrees to new deal with Warriors

The deal is expected to net Durant around $25 million in the first season, but the max was at $34.5 million. Now, nearly exactly a year later, reports have him re-signing with the Warriors , and doing so in a fashion that might ensure the team's dominance continues for years to come.

Sports Sachsenring MotoGP Qualifying Results: Marquez Claims 8th Straight Pole
Author: 0 Sachsenring MotoGP Qualifying Results: Marquez Claims 8th Straight Pole

The result equalled his worst finish in dry conditions this season, but Lorenzo said it was still better than he anticipated after he struggled for rhythm in morning warm-up. Petrucci finished 0.160 of a second back, and Pedrosa 0.647 of a second behind. The rest of the field were farther behind, but it looked more like Moto 3 than Moto 2, as literally a dozen bikes were raging in the battle to catch the leaders.

Sports Celtics' Jayson Tatum hits game-winner, scores 21 in summer league debut
Author: 0 Celtics' Jayson Tatum hits game-winner, scores 21 in summer league debut

He didn't have a set to run or a misdirection to free Tatum for a shot. It ended up being the game-winner. In a battle of lottery picks, Boston's Jayson Tatum was the hero in his National Basketball Association summer league debut. Because of Boston's trade down from No. 1 to No. 3, Fultz and Tatum promise to be forever linked. The NBA (Summer League) excitement will never change.

Sports Ball injury adds to England woes
Author: 0 Ball injury adds to England woes

The England one-day worldwide star showed his class as he made the highest individual one-day score at Lord's. Hales has become a remarkable, dominant white-ball opener; he has England's first, and only, T20 global century (and three of the highest scores in that format), and their highest ODI score, as well as this masterpiece.

Sports Andy Murray puts hip injury behind him in Wimbledon first round win
Author: 0 Andy Murray puts hip injury behind him in Wimbledon first round win

On paper, the nerves would be all on the side of his opponent, lucky loser Alexander Bublik, but then bearing in mind that Murray had twice lost to lucky losers in his last four tournaments-as well as making a first-round exit to Fabio Fognini in a third-perhaps the Briton's nerves would jangle just a little.

Sports Canadiens sign free agent forward Hemsky to one-year deal
Author: 0 Canadiens sign free agent forward Hemsky to one-year deal

He was originally drafted 13th overall by the Oilers in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft. While he put up strong numbers - the young Russian forward was good for 26 goals and 58 points in 81 regular season National Hockey League games his sophomore campaign in Nashville - immaturity off the ice resulted in a poor relationship between himself and the Predators.

Sports Murray strolls through to second round at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Murray strolls through to second round at Wimbledon

He's a bit of a character, different from a lot of players. But that landmark has been overshadowed by her involvement last month in a road accident near her Florida home which resulted in the death of a 78-year-old man. Fresh from winning his 10th French Open title, Nadal goes on to face Donald Young for a place in the last 32. "The players who did that, it's something unbelievable, for sure", Wawrinka said.

Author: 0 Did Draymond Green hint Nick Young may be joining Warriors?

They've proven capable of handling the position, but Young could provide a spark to the offense without Klay Thompson on the floor. The T-wolves are like every other team in the Western Conference - trying to accumulate All-Stars to catch up to Golden State's talented roster that includes Curry, Thompson, Draymond Green , Andre Iguadola and reigning Finals MVP Kevin Durant.

Sports George Hill reportedly meeting with Lakers to discuss one-year deal
Author: 0 George Hill reportedly meeting with Lakers to discuss one-year deal

In addition to a desire for Hill, Los Angeles is giving a "strong consideration" for Rajon Rondo , one of the most experienced point guards in the league. It's worth mentioning the Lakers have said they will prioritize shooting this offseason during the free agency period. Lakers Nation wrote that the team was set to meet with Waiters on Sunday night, thus giving Los Angeles a veteran shooter to shore up the backcourt, if he ends up signing a deal.

Sports Wimbledon 2017: Russian Daniil Medvedev shocks Stan Wawrinka
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Russian Daniil Medvedev shocks Stan Wawrinka

DANIIL MEDVEDEV CAUSED the first major update of Wimbledon 2017 by beating three-time grand slam victor Stan Wawrinka 6-4 3-6 6-4 6-1 on Monday. Medvedev was playing in only his third grand slam and this was a first victory at this level for the 21-year-old - one of a crop of hugely promising young Russians.

Sports Sebastian Vettel avoids further punishment for causing Lewis Hamilton crash
Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel avoids further punishment for causing Lewis Hamilton crash

Todt has been the driving force behind the FIA's road safety campaign and there was considerable concern that Vettel's actions sent out the wrong message to drivers both on track and on the road. The four-time World Drivers' Champion, who now has a 19-point championship lead, turned 30 today. The FIA said it had noted Vettel's contrition and commitment to devote time to the organisation's education projects over the next 12 months.

Sports Tom Brady finally addresses concussion controversy
Author: 0 Tom Brady finally addresses concussion controversy

She knows when I'm exhausted. "I don't think you take anything for granted, I know I've got a lot left in me". We drive home together, " Brady said. He didn't deny his wife's statement, while not exactly confirming it either. 'Many of the protocols and safeguards still are evolving and it's obviously a good thing the organization and everyone close to him is vigilant and always looking out for his health'.

Author: 0 Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon with a doodle

He told the paper that "none of the other grand slam tournaments" do this, and claimed the French and US Open schedules were "gender equal". Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber are the top seeds in Men's Singles and Women's Singles category respectively.

Sports Carmelo Anthony Open To Waiving No-Trade Clause For Rockets, Cavs
Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony Open To Waiving No-Trade Clause For Rockets, Cavs

Carmelo Anthony would waive his no-trade clause if a deal were in place to send him to the Cavaliers or Rockets, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . Nevertheless, Anthony does have the option of lowering, or waiving, the trade kicker to facilitate a deal. If dealt to the Rockets, Anthony would be reunited with former Knicks head coach Mike D'Antoni.

Author: 0 Portugal Make A Holy Mess Of A Free-Kick Without Ronaldo

And Ronaldo's presence was sorely missed as Portugal passed up a raft of chances, including missing yet another penalty following their spot-kick misery during the semi-final defeat to Chile . Hernandez's cross from the byline floated beyond CarlosVela and Patricio, with Zenit St Petersburg centre-back Netounwittingly turning the ball home.

Sports Du Plessis remains doubtful for Lord's test
Author: 0 Du Plessis remains doubtful for Lord's test

Team manager Mohammed Moosajee said: "The hard nature of the delivery has delayed his return to the United Kingdom". The closing of that door has opened another for Dean Elgar‚ who will become the 12th man to captain South Africa's test team since readmission.

Sports Horn stuns Pacquiao to win WBO welterweight crown
Author: 0 Horn stuns Pacquiao to win WBO welterweight crown

Pacquiao, 38, is considered one of the greatest fighters of his generation. The 38-year-old Pacquiao had a chance to knock Horn out in the 9th, with the Aussie on the ropes and in big trouble in front of the 51,052 fans at Suncorp Stadium, but couldn't complete the job.

Author: 0 John Terry to join Aston Villa

Terry joined the Blues' youth ranks in 1995 and made over 700 senior appearances for the west London club, winning five Premier League titles, five FA Cups, a UEFA Champions League and a UEFA Europa League. In Terry's absence, Conte altered his system to a 3-4-3 formation, in which there was no space for Terry when he returned to action. Manager Steve Bruce managed to convince Terry to join the Villans during a golf outing last month, and it's understood that the former England worldwide ...

Author: 0 Murray confirms he is fit to play Wimbledon

It has been a hard build-up to the competition for the world number one who has been struggling with injury and a lack of form which saw him crash out of Queen's Club in the first round. I spent a lot of time with my physio and doing some extra exercises in my warm-up, strengthening exercises, a lot of stuff to try to loosen off that area.

Sports Gibson to rejoin Thibodeau with Timberwolves
Author: 0 Gibson to rejoin Thibodeau with Timberwolves

The Oklahoma City Thunder had acquired Gibson at the trade deadline last season (along with Doug McDermott ) in a deal that sent Cameron Payne , Anthony Morrow and Joffrey Lauvergne to the Bulls. The signing of Gibson continues a trend in which the Timberwolves are adding experience. Gibson and Butler brought a grinding, hard-nosed, defensive-minded attitude to those Bulls that embodied exactly what Thibodeau wanted in a team.