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Sports Tottenham ties down Walker-Peters
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Tottenham have confirmed that Kyle Walker-Peters has agreed terms to a new contract with the club. The full-back and Pochettino are not the only ones to be delighted with the news of a new contract, with the Tottenham faithful also overjoyed that they have managed to secure one of their brightest talents to an extended deal.

Sports Shivraj Chouhan hails hike in OBC creamy layer cap as 'just'
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The Cabinet also announced raising of the ceiling for the creamy layer, from the annual income of Rs 6 lakh to Rs 8 lakh. The panel will examine the extent of inequitable distribution of benefits of reservation among the castes/ communities included in the OBCs list.

Sports Jamie Vardy set for stunning transfer to Premier League giants
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The Blues, however, will have to make do without Diego Costa this season as they prepare for life without the Spain global. The England global could lead the line to stretch defences in the Champions League, play on the wing alongside Morata or play up front with a partner when Chelsea come up against a tough opposition like they did in the season opener against Burnley.

Sports Saina, Praneeth in third round
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In the deciding game, Praneeth won eight straight points to come back from 12-18 down to 20-18 before converting his second match point to seal a confidence-boosting victory. The ploy worked as the Indonesian isn't really known for his patience and the Indian managed to penetrate his defence with a couple of deft cross court smashes to take the match into the decider.

Sports England Striker, Wayne Rooney Retired From International Football
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The 31-year-old - scorer of 53 goals in 119 appearances for his country - told Southgate of his decision during a phone conversation on Tuesday. He made his England debut against Australia in 2003 in which his team lost by 3-1. Picking the ball up in the centre, Rooney played a neat one two with Michael Owen , who released him through on goal, where the forward gave the goalie the eyes before rolling the ball into the opposite corner.

Sports India vs Sri Lanka series
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If Malinga fails the rest of the bowlers will mostly likely fail too. And if the Lankans have to wake up from their slump, the scenic Pallekele International Stadium hosting the second ODI isn't all that bad a place to do so. They have more than able company in Niroshan Dickwella, who got the hosts to a splendid start in Dambulla . The coach admitted to batting display was frustrating to watch as batsman after batsman got themselves out with poor shots.

Sports Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain tells Wenger face-to-face he won't sign a new deal
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ALEX OXLADE-CHAMBERLAIN is set to hold further contract talks with Arsenal as Chelsea reportedly prepare a £35million bid for the Englishman. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has played 24 key passes in the Premier League this season. That could tempt him to stay put in north London, and Arsene Wenger appeared confident that an agreement can be reached. "I rate him highly and he's one of the players who is on his way up".

Sports Spanish swimmer Fernando Alvarez's stirring solo tribute for Barcelona
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Alvarez, 71, told media he asked the organisers of the event whether a minute's silence could be held on Friday to honour the victims of the Barcelona terrorist attack that killed 14 and injured 130 but his request was declined. "I started a minute late", Alvarez reportedly said . So Alvarez made a decision to pay the tribute all alone. "But I do not care, I was feeling it more than if I won all the gold in the world".

Sports Barcelona Sue Neymar Following World Record Move
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They are also demanding a return of a loyalty bonus given to Neymar when he signed a contract extension last October "as he has not completed his contract". Neymar's representatives paid the £200m fee at Barca's offices instead. Following the match the forward criticised the Barcelona club directors saying, "I spent four lovely years there and parted happy", said the 25-year-old.

Sports Champions League round-up: Sevilla, Napoli, Maribor, Olympiakos through
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And in another play-off game on Tuesday, Sevilla were held to a 2-2 home draw by Emmanuel Adebayor's Istanbul Basaksehir but went through 4-3 on aggregate over the Turkish club. German global Marko Marin scored the only goal on the night. Maribor edged through on away goals with a 1-0 win over Hapoel Be'er Sheva . Young Boys (CSKA leads 1-0) Slavia Prague vs.

Sports Everton transfer BLOW! Toffees target Nikola Kalinic set for AC Milan medical
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Fiorentina issued a statement in response, reading: "ACF Fiorentina are shocked and disappointed with the tone used by AC Milan sporting director Massimiliano Mirabelli during the unveiling of Nikola Kalinic on Tuesday. By completing his move to the San Siro, the 29-year-old becomes Milan's 11th signing of what's been a busy summer for Vincenzo Montella's side as he will link up with the likes of Andre Silva, Leonardo Bonucci, Franck Kessie and Fabio Borini.

Sports Tottenham confirm Sanchez signing as their summer spending heats up
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The £42m fee shatters Tottenham's previous transfer record - the £30m they paid to Newcastle for Moussa Sissoko last summer. The 21-year-old enjoyed a superb debut campaign in Holland as he was named as the clubs Player of the Year after helping Ajax reach the final of the Europa League and finish second in the Eredivisie.

Sports West Ham's plan to replace Slaven Bilic
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West Ham boss Slaven Bilic is unlikely to risk winger Michail Antonio after his recent return from a hamstring operation. However, Bilic is confident that his side will win the game against the League Two outfit and secure a spot in the next round of the competition, although he has admitted he will be without some of his star players.

Sports Drunk, naked ESPN star arrested after breaking into condo, cops say
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Todd Smith, Jackson Chief of Police, confirmed to Sporting News that Russillo was arrested at approximately 3:45 a.m. MT on Wednesday on a criminal entry charge . He has been a part of ESPN Radio since 2006. He has previously worked on simulcast radio and television shows with Scott Van Pelt and former Florida State QB Danny Kanell.

Sports McGregor Brings Out Amazing Childhood Short Video Before Mayweather Fight
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He started going to the gym and now works as a personal trainer. "I will beat this man at his own game, I am a different level to him". "I just fear that they do all this trash talking and they go behind the scenes and they are having a laugh and thinking, 'I can't believe we are taking the public for a ride, '" he smiled.

Sports Rooney makes record as Sterling rescues City
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Meanwhile, Gary Lineker believes the "under-appreciated" Rooney has proven himself one of the true "greats of English football" after the forward scored his 200th Premier League goal. However, he signed off his statement with a teasing hint that his time with England may not be over entirely. " England went through a time of being bereft of world-class talent - it was just him", said the 56-year-old, who also starred for Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur .

Sports Jaguars Still Undecided On Starting QB
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Marrone said Bortles' "arm looked exhausted". The Carolina Panthers are on a very short week as they will be visiting the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night for their third preseason game after playing on Saturday. Last year, it fell to 23-to-16 as the Jaguars went from 5-11 to 3-13 despite the improvement on defense. Henne, now 32, played all four years as the starting quarterback at MI from 2004 to 2008.