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Sports Mamadou Sakho: Crystal Palace want Liverpool defender before deadline
Author: 0 Mamadou Sakho: Crystal Palace want Liverpool defender before deadline

It was Palace's third bid of the summer for Sakho, who finished last season on loan at Selhurst Park. Sakho was an instrumental figure in Palace's ultimately successful fight against relegation under former boss Sam Allardyce last term, having signed on temporary basis on the final day of the January transfer window .

Sports Murray the latest to withdraw from US Open due to injury
Author: 0 Murray the latest to withdraw from US Open due to injury

However, it was not as pronounced as the time when he lost to Sam Querrey in the quarter-finals at Wimbledon, after which he has not played for six weeks. His withdrawal comes too late to promote Federer to the No2 seeding: The Swiss, at No3, was drawn in the half topped by No1 Rafael Nadal . "On the court I'm just lacking a little bit of that consistency point after point, to be continuing with my aggression".

Sports Ian Wright Pinpoints Moment Arsenal Players Stopped Playing For Wenger
Author: 0 Ian Wright Pinpoints Moment Arsenal Players Stopped Playing For Wenger

I think he is always putting the football club before himself. "Everything he has been doing, he has been doing it for the football club and I don't see any reason why he should leave the football club". Mohamed Salah robbed Hector Bellerin to race away for the third and substitute Daniel Sturridge completed the rout. The knives are out for Wenger, who only signed a two-year extension in the summer, after one of the club's worst-ever performances under the Frenchman at Anfield.

Author: 0 US Open preview, seedings: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer the main attractions

The Swiss made a decision to withdraw from the clay court season to rest up for the grass court season, though did not get off to the best start as he fell to Tommy Haas in Stuttgart despite having two match points. Because Monday's order of play has not been released, second seed Murray's withdrawal muddles several parts of the US Open draw. The pair have won the opening three grand slams of the season for the first time since 2010 having failed to win one between them for two and a ...

Sports Liverpool raise stakes for Lemar with third cash-plus-player offer
Author: 0 Liverpool raise stakes for Lemar with third cash-plus-player offer

Origi, who has been heavily linked with a move away from Liverpool , has been included in the deal, swapping Anfield for the Stade Louis II for one year on a season-long loan. "We are not afraid of big numbers at the club, we are not afraid to spend", Klopp previously told Goal about the club's objectives in the market.

Sports Maria Sharapova makes emotional return to the big time at US Open
Author: 0 Maria Sharapova makes emotional return to the big time at US Open

Having begun the year ranked 24, Zverev has stormed into the top 10 and is virtually certain to qualify for the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals for the first time. It was a compelling match of contrasting styles - Sharapova going for winners on nearly every shot - especially her forehands - and Halep playing impressive defense to stay in it.

Sports Brathwaite, Hope star as Windies register stunning series-levelling win
Author: 0 Brathwaite, Hope star as Windies register stunning series-levelling win

The West Indies , set 322 to win , finished on 322 for five with Hope making 118 not out - his second hundred of the match after his first-innings 147. However, led by Hope's charismatic century, the visitors registered an emphatic Test win . "I'm really proud of Shai Hope, he's been going through a form dip but hopefully the pretty 20s are gone and the pretty 120s are here to stay".

Sports Celtics, Cavs still expected to complete Kyrie Irving trade
Author: 0 Celtics, Cavs still expected to complete Kyrie Irving trade

Though subsequent reports also have the Cavaliers now aiming for Celtics assets like rookie Jayson Tatum and second-year forward Jaylen Brown , don't expect that possibility to gain any traction. The enduring saga of whether or not the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics will finalize a deal is embarrassing and uncomfortable. The former Detroit Pistons' star is citing that the former Celtics' star is upset upon learning that he was dealt to the Cleveland Cavaliers .

Sports US Open 2017: Defending champion Angelique Kerber upset by Naomi Osaka
Author: 0 US Open 2017: Defending champion Angelique Kerber upset by Naomi Osaka

Last year's U.S. Open Champion Angelique Kerber will not defend her title in Flushing Meadows in 2017, as the German was routed in straight sets by Japan's Naomi Osaka under the roof of Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday. With torrential rain drenching the outside courts - allowing just three women's matches to finish by mid-afternoon - Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer at least had the comfort of knowing that they would begin under the roof.

Sports Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in Scottsdale apartment pool
Author: 0 Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in Scottsdale apartment pool

Torrence competing in the 5000 metre Olympic final a year ago. Members of the track community have been sharing their memories of Torrence on social media over the past 24 hours. "The track world lost a great friend and athlete today", USA Track and Field wrote on Twitter. It will be up to the Maricopa County Medical Examiner's Office to determine exactly how Torrence died.

Sports Steelers trade for McDonald
Author: 0 Steelers trade for McDonald

Pittsburgh released Ladarius Green in March, leaving a group that includes Jesse James , Xavier Grimble and David Johnson. James caught 39 passes for 338 yards and three touchdowns on 60 targets previous year, producing just 8.7 yards per catch and 5.6 per target.

Sports Stoke City boss Mark Hughes raves about signing Tottenham's Kevin Wimmer
Author: 0 Stoke City boss Mark Hughes raves about signing Tottenham's Kevin Wimmer

It is likely that the North London club will also be willing to listen to offers for the Austrian worldwide especially having just signed Davinson Sanchez . Austria worldwide Wimmer, who made just 15 Premier League appearances over a two-year spell with Spurs, becomes the Potters' seventh signing of the summer following the captures of Darren Fletcher, Josh Tymon , Kurt Zouma , Bruno Martins Indi , Maxim Choupo-Moting and Jese Rodriguez.

Sports Ricciardo takes 3rd while Verstappen endures DNF in Belgium
Author: 0 Ricciardo takes 3rd while Verstappen endures DNF in Belgium

And Verstappen admits his motivation is taking a hit from all the retirements having put himself in a good position, with the Dutch driver running fifth at the time of his problem. In all seriousness, I don't have an answer for it. When questioned if he saw Verstappen leaving Red Bull, Horner said that he " would not be tempted " by teams like Ferrari .

Sports Black Ferns payment not sustainable - Tew
Author: 0 Black Ferns payment not sustainable - Tew

A spokesman for Auckland Tourism, Events and Economic Development said there would be talks with the necessary people - including New Zealand Rugby - over the next few days. The Belfast showdown was also the last game as professionals for England's 15-a-side team. 'Some of our old birds won't go on to do four more years.

Sports Bolton says 'staff changes' have prevented him from seeing Trump
Author: 0 Bolton says 'staff changes' have prevented him from seeing Trump

Iranian officials have urged the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) not to give in to the pressures from the United States pertaining to Iran's international nuclear deal reached in 2015. He explained even the Obama administration "knew the JCPOA was so disadvantageous to the United States that it feared to submit the agreement for Senate ratification".

Sports Vettel: No circuit for Ferrari to fear in title run
Author: 0 Vettel: No circuit for Ferrari to fear in title run

Hamilton had only a set of the slow soft tyres left to use, whereas Ferrari shod Vettel's vehicle with a set of the fastest ultrasoft compound. Bottas had been sitting third after the sole expected round of pit stops was completed at Spa , only for a safety vehicle period to prompt the leaders to come in for a second change of tires.

Sports Legendary MSU Basketball Coach Jud Heathcote Dies At Age 90
Author: 0 Legendary MSU Basketball Coach Jud Heathcote Dies At Age 90

Heathcote's coaching career began at West Valley High School in Spokane, Washington in 1950. He coached the Spartans and the University of Montana to a combined 10 NCAA tournament appearances. Heathcote got his start in 1971 as a head coach in college at Montana, where he had an 80-53 record and won two Big Sky titles. Heathcote was an icon of MSU basketball, hiring Tom Izzo as an assistant and then naming him his replacement.

Sports Five things we learned from Liverpool 4-0 Arsenal
Author: 0 Five things we learned from Liverpool 4-0 Arsenal

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes Arsenal still represent a major test for his side's credentials despite no longer being a Champions League team. We didn't think about winning the game - we thought about the performance. Are you Arsenal fans out there as sick as I am of hearing from our under performing players after a awful performance and result? Belgian stopper Mignolet will be replaced in the starting XI by Loris Karius , according to James Pearce of the Liverpool ...

Sports Rashford, Fellaini Score; Manchester United Stay Perfect With 2-0 Win
Author: 0 Rashford, Fellaini Score; Manchester United Stay Perfect With 2-0 Win

In the last five head to head records between these two teams in English Premier League , and English FA Community Shield, three matches won by Manchester United and the other two matches ended in a draw. "If we manage to protect him from injuries, he is everything I like in a central defender". MANCHESTER UNITED beat Leicester in the Premier League today - here are our Red Devils player ratings.