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Sports LeSean McCoy Colin Kaepernick Ain't Good Enough ... Not Worth The Distraction
Author: 0 LeSean McCoy Colin Kaepernick Ain't Good Enough ... Not Worth The Distraction

I think maybe they can choose a better platform to state their beliefs. I'm sure a lot of teams wouldn't want him as their starting quarterback. Then it's the chaos that comes with it. "He's 10 times better than Kaepernick". Compared to Kaepernick, it's like, he's not really that good [enough] of a player to deal with. On Monday, a group of Cleveland Browns players prayed in silent protest during the national anthem.

Sports I'll stay as long as I can win races - Raikkonen
Author: 0 I'll stay as long as I can win races - Raikkonen

Kimi Raikkonen says he had no hesitation putting pen to paper on a new Ferrari deal for the 2018 F1 season because he still believes he is capable of challenging for wins and world titles. Vettel moved to Ferrari with four titles under his belt following a prolonged run of dominance at Red Bull. Indeed, Alesi thinks the next step for Ferrari will be to announce a new contract for its de-facto "number 1" driver, German Vettel.

Sports Triple talaq to be banned in India
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India's Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled a Muslim instant divorce law unconstitutional , a landmark victory for Muslim women who have spent decades arguing that it violated their right to equality. The Muslim scholars from Deoband and Bareilly are the ones who have the right to issue fatwas, " she angrily added. It should also be noted that the dissenting view in the judgement, which held that it was part of the personal law, also wanted a law to be passed to ban the practice.

Sports Ronaldo Beats Messi To UEFA Player of the Year Award
Author: 0 Ronaldo Beats Messi To UEFA Player of the Year Award

Ronaldo was also presented with the Forward of the Year award after claiming his fourth Champions League title. I know it is not a trophy of the national team but when I go to them they give me motivation every time. UEFA created a European prize after the original Ballon d'Or merged with FIFA's world award. With not even a hint of animosity to be detected between Messi and Ronaldo, many were more interested in the reaction of another Real Madrid player: Sergio Ramos .

Sports Harry Maguire a future England captain, says Craig Shakespeare
Author: 0 Harry Maguire a future England captain, says Craig Shakespeare

Maguire, 24, and Chalobah , 22, have both been selected in an England squad for the first time. The global break rolls around after this weekend's domestic fixtures, with the Three Lions travelling to Malta for the September 1st clash before hosting Slovakia at Wembley three days later.

Sports US Navy to Relieve Admiral of Command After Collisions
Author: 0 US Navy to Relieve Admiral of Command After Collisions

The U.S. Navy 7th Fleet said on Thursday that the remains found by the Royal Malaysian Navy were not those of a USS John S. McCain sailor. "While each of these four incidents is unique , they can not be viewed in isolation ", Swift said earlier.

Sports Tottenham ties down Walker-Peters
Author: 0 Tottenham ties down Walker-Peters

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'
Author: 0 Shivraj Chouhan hails hike in OBC creamy layer cap as 'just'

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
Author: 0 Jamie Vardy set for stunning transfer to Premier League giants

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 England Striker, Wayne Rooney Retired From International Football
Author: 0 England Striker, Wayne Rooney Retired From International Football

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
Author: 0 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain tells Wenger face-to-face he won't sign a new deal

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
Author: 0 Spanish swimmer Fernando Alvarez's stirring solo tribute for Barcelona

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
Author: 0 Barcelona Sue Neymar Following World Record Move

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
Author: 0 Champions League round-up: Sevilla, Napoli, Maribor, Olympiakos through

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
Author: 0 Everton transfer BLOW! Toffees target Nikola Kalinic set for AC Milan medical

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
Author: 0 Tottenham confirm Sanchez signing as their summer spending heats up

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.