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Sports Mourinho-Hughes friction as Man United's flawless start ends
Author: 0 Mourinho-Hughes friction as Man United's flawless start ends

At the end of the match, Mourinho appeared to refuse the offer of a handshake from Mark Hughes, but the Stoke boss shrugged it off. Lukaku's second-half strike boosted his tally to four goals from four Premier League matches, with Mourinho insisting the Belgian's overall package consists of more than just hitting the scoresheet.

Sports Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola questions Yaya Toure's future before Feyenoord clash
Author: 0 Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola questions Yaya Toure's future before Feyenoord clash

Kompany failed to convince the club's medics he was fit to play a part in last weekend's 5-0 demolition of Liverpool although the Belgian has continued to train in the last couple of days. "It was a very good game from us and a good start to the Champions League ". We fought a lot to be there to qualify. I know from my experience even in Barcelona and Bayern Munich how it is to qualify for the next stage.

Sports 'Racism is as American as baseball' sign hangs at Fenway
Author: 0 'Racism is as American as baseball' sign hangs at Fenway

The game was briefly delayed while security handled the situation. Security reeled the banner back within minutes and escorted the fans from their seats, according to CSNNE . There was no immediate comment from the Red Sox. The black sign with white letters read, "Racism is as American as baseball". More recently, Red Sox owner John Henry told the Boston Herald in August that he planned to lead a movement to rename Yawkey Way due to former owner Tom Yawkey's reputation for racial ...

Sports Ezekiel Elliott runs over Giants after stiff-arming Goodell
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott runs over Giants after stiff-arming Goodell

In the fourth quarter, perhaps prompted by less-than-glowing social-media reviews of Collinsworth's earlier comment, Al Michaels finally gave a quick, three-sentence synopsis of Elliott's case between plays. The running back denied the allegations under oath during the appeal. Judge Amos Mazzant said that the appeal process was not fair to Elliott. Also, in deciding not to charge him with a crime, prosecutors in OH did not exonerate him.

Sports Boss Berizzo backs Sevilla players to relish playing at Anfield
Author: 0 Boss Berizzo backs Sevilla players to relish playing at Anfield

Liverpool responded well despite going behind, and Roberto Firmino was the man to put his side back on track. However, Sevilla managed to secure a point thanks to Joaquin Correa's composed finish. However, the second goal did not take too long to come, Salah winning the ball back on the edge of the box in a challenge with Steven N'Zonzi, before firing a low shot which deflected off Kjaer's boot past Rico.

Author: 0 Indians Tie 1935 Cubs' Streak Record With 21st Straight Win

With a shot at AL history, Clevinger took the mound with Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze" blasting through the ballpark's sound system, and Cleveland's crowd came to rock - and witness history - on a mostly sunny day. To claim that record, Cleveland will have to sweep the Kansas City Royals at home before taking two games from the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif.

Sports Another former Seahawk a favorite for the Hall of Fame next year
Author: 0 Another former Seahawk a favorite for the Hall of Fame next year

The Pro Football Hall of Fame may have made an unfortunate error of mistaken identity. James spent the first seven years of his 11-year National Football League career in Indianapolis . He was a five-time first-team All-Pro. A player is considered Modern Era if he has been retired for at least five seasons and was active within the past 25 seasons.

Sports Texans LB Brian Cushing suspended 10 games for PEDs
Author: 0 Texans LB Brian Cushing suspended 10 games for PEDs

This marks the second performance-enhancing drug suspension for the 6-3, 255-pound former USC standout and New Jersey native has been hit with since being drafted in the first round by the Texans in 2009. In his ninth season out of USC, Brian Cushing accounted for three combined tackles in Houston's 29-7 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars Sunday.

Sports Discipline needed: Liverpool's Mane 3 match ban appeal rejected
Author: 0 Discipline needed: Liverpool's Mane 3 match ban appeal rejected

Klopp and opposite number Pep Guardiola both expressed sympathy with Mane afterwards and the Senegal forward wished Ederson a speedy recovery in a Facebook post, where he described the incident as an "accidental collision". Lots of situations in the last few weeks that were similar. I don't want to bring that in doubt, but how can you ask if he's number one? The full extent of Ederson's horrific-looking clash with Sadio Mane has been revealed after the goalkeeper showed off his ...

Sports Russell Westbrook Signs Biggest Deal in Jordan History
Author: 0 Russell Westbrook Signs Biggest Deal in Jordan History

ESPN's Nick DePaula reports that Westbrook signed a ten-year contract extension with Nike's Jordan Brand , and that the deal will make him the highest-paid endorser in the brand's history. Westbrook's coming off an historic season in which he averaged 31.6 points, 10.4 assists and 10.7 rebounds to lead OKC to the postseason. At the same time, he became the franchise point guard for the Thunder.

Sports Snapped: Philippe Coutinho trains with Liverpool as Mohamed Salah misses out
Author: 0 Snapped: Philippe Coutinho trains with Liverpool as Mohamed Salah misses out

It at least provides a flawless opportunity for Philippe Coutinho's planned reconciliation after his failed move to Barcelona . "What I can say is, if nothing happens overnight, Loris Karius will play tomorrow", Klopp said . If Liverpool were to be without Salah against Sevilla then it would be a significant blow. It shouldn't be that serious [but] he can't spread the virus if there is one.

Sports Jon Jones B Sample contains banned substance
Author: 0 Jon Jones B Sample contains banned substance

The United States Anti Doping Agency (USADA ) confirmed the positive "B" sample in a statement. If the "B" sample does not also test positive, it casts doubt as to the legitimacy of the first test. Now, he will have to wait for a ruling from the CSAC and USADA to see when he will be able to return to action. Jeff Novitzky, UFC vice president of athlete health and performance, tells Yahoo Sports that the process is a long way from being over as Jones has a right to appeal.

Sports Nemanja Matic states his prediction for Man United v Basel
Author: 0 Nemanja Matic states his prediction for Man United v Basel

United's flawless start to the season in the English Premier League came to an end as Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting became the first player to score against them this season, netting twice for Stoke by capitalising on errors by Eric Bailly and Phil Jones .

Sports Faulkner delighted with recall to Australian squad
Author: 0 Faulkner delighted with recall to Australian squad

He is more bowling and I am more of a batting all-rounder. There was disappointment on the Test front as well. The Board President's XI , led by Gurkeerat Mann and coached by former India worldwide Hemang Badani, had a specific approach in mind with chief national selector MSK Prasad watching from the stands.

Sports Serena Williams Shares First Photo of Daughter Alexis
Author: 0 Serena Williams Shares First Photo of Daughter Alexis

The 35-year-old gave birth to her first child on 1 September, but has waited for nearly two weeks to compile an Instagram montage to introduce her baby tot he world. "So we're leaving the hospital after six, seven days", Williams says in the video revealing her daughter's face, publicly, for the first time. Not only did she show her pregnancy journey with clips her other half had recorded, the couple also revealed their child's name.

Sports Yankees' Sonny Gray pays for mistakes with lack of support
Author: 0 Yankees' Sonny Gray pays for mistakes with lack of support

Odorizzi is coming off one of the best starts of his career last Tuesday, when he carried a no-hitter into the seventh against the Twins and earned the win after allowing one hit over 6 1/3 scoreless innings in a 2-1 victory. At least the Red Sox will start things off somewhere warm. After getting the first two outs on strikeouts, Mariano Rivera records his 600th career save when catcher Russell Martin throws out Ichiro Suzuki trying to steal second base for the final out of the game.

Sports Almost a million Tampa Bay residents still without power after Irma
Author: 0 Almost a million Tampa Bay residents still without power after Irma

Irma made landfall in the Florida Keys early Sunday morning as a Category 4 storm. After Hurricane Wilma knocked out power to millions of Floridians, FPL spent $3 billion over the past decade to bolster the power grid. It was too soon to say what the power restoration would cost FPL, but in 2016, the company said it spent about $315 million to restore power after Hurricanes Hermine and Matthew, according to NextEra's federal filings.

Sports Hurricane Irma threatens Florida's bustling tourism industry
Author: 0 Hurricane Irma threatens Florida's bustling tourism industry

Irma made landfall on Sunday morning as a Category 4 storm at Cudjoe Key, about 75 miles from Key Largo, where the NBC 6 helicopter was flying. Powerful Hurricane Jose missed the Leeward Islands this weekend, but it might have a second chance to strike the Caribbean and possibly Florida, forecasters said.

Sports Danica Patrick to quit Stewart-Haas Racing team after six seasons
Author: 0 Danica Patrick to quit Stewart-Haas Racing team after six seasons

A Wisconsin native who grew up in IL, she is in a long-term relationship with fellow driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr., who will make his debut in the playoffs this weekend at Chicagoland. It is unclear whether Smithfield could sponsor Almirola - sponsorship contracts in NASCAR sometimes contain clauses that prohibit a sponsor to move with a driver - but SHR also has open inventory on the Clint Bowyer auto in addition to the cars now driven by Patrick and Busch.