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Sports Donald Trump's attempt at using Usain Bolt in national anthem debate backfires
Author: 0 Donald Trump's attempt at using Usain Bolt in national anthem debate backfires

It was definitely a classy move by the athlete. It was just one salvo in Trump's tussle with NFL players who are using the national anthem as a vehicle for social protest. Bolt himself has yet to comment on the tweet. The anthem controversy erupted around a year ago when then-49ers player Colin Kaepernick "took a knee" for the pre-game anthem rather than stand, in protest at the treatment of black people by police in the US.

Sports Yankees Fan Ejected For Tipping Pitches
Author: 0 Yankees Fan Ejected For Tipping Pitches

Sanchez and Rays catcher Wilson Ramos said the fan had been yelling in Spanish: "Outside!" No Apple Watch required. The fan has not been identified. "Everybody's supposed to see the ball and just react with pitches.so to me, it's like cheating". Asked about Sanchez on Tuesday, Yankees manager Joe Girardi said, "I think there's a ton of talent".

Sports Tiger Woods wants Jason Day v Jordan Spieth showdown at Presidents Cup
Author: 0 Tiger Woods wants Jason Day v Jordan Spieth showdown at Presidents Cup

Day had a poor week in 2015, coming into the event ranked No. 1 in the world but collecting just 0.5 points in his five matches in a match won by the US by a single point, 15 1/2 to 14 1/2. "I just wanted to know what they wanted to do and how we wanted to proceed as a team", Stricker said. Those guys have their right and freedom of speech to do what they want.

Sports Ryanair cancels more flights - affecting a further 400000 passengers
Author: 0 Ryanair cancels more flights - affecting a further 400000 passengers

Ryanair has just announced that it would be suspending 34 routes, including all flights from London to Scotland, all through November to March 2018 as it aims to bring an end to its flight cancellation troubles. See our Ryanair cancels 100s of flights news story for a full rundown of your rights and what you can try if you're affected. Ryanair customers can find out which flights are affected and about compensation or re-scheduling arrangements on the company's website .

Sports Corker: Peyton Manning 'would be great' in public office
Author: 0 Corker: Peyton Manning 'would be great' in public office

Pressed specifically about his Senate plans, Haslam said: "I love my job, thanks". Corker later said he had a "strong" relationship with the President, and the two had a meeting at the White House on September 15. Manning, who was a star college quarterback at the University of Tennessee before his illustrious National Football League career, is reportedly one of the names being floated around to potentially run for Corker's seat.

Sports Man United Midfield Injuries Won't Affect Quality - Mourinho
Author: 0 Man United Midfield Injuries Won't Affect Quality - Mourinho

The Belgium worldwide will undergo further medical tests this week to determine the extent of the damage, amid fears he could be sidelined for several games, according to the Mirror . Despite missing the three players for the tie, Mourinho said United are focused on securing all three points. "It's a hard situation for us, but I expect Fellaini not to be out for a long time ".

Sports Mavs' JJ Barea gets team plane for Puerto Rico hurricane relief
Author: 0 Mavs' JJ Barea gets team plane for Puerto Rico hurricane relief

Barea, a native of Puerto Rico who has spent all but three years of his National Basketball Association career with the Mavericks, returned Tuesday night with his mother and grandmother . He quickly made plans for his trip home after communicating with family and figuring out where help was needed most. That was a lot of emails to Washington, back to Puerto Rico, back to Washington.

Sports Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Kneels With Team Prior to National Anthem
Author: 0 Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Kneels With Team Prior to National Anthem

The Cowboys and Cardinals became the 29th and 30th NFL teams to stage some sort of protest or display during the national anthem. A roar of boos could be heard when the team kneeled. The ownership of "America's Team" told ESPN they were taking a knee "as a statement of equality and representation of unity". According to Salters, Anderson added, "that's what their players wanted to do", and that the Cowboys players "wanted to show unity, but they were very adamant about wanting to separate ...

Sports Chelsea boss Conte: We're ready for Atletico Madrid
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Conte: We're ready for Atletico Madrid

The Blues goalkeeper was involved in a collision with Gary Cahill and Stoke striker Peter Crouch during the 4-0 win over the Potters at the weekend. 'We have a Champions League match now and we have to keep working'. Incredibly, 15 of Chelsea's last 16 goals have been either scored or assisted by Spaniards, showing how the influence runs through the team.

Sports Auburn suspends Chuck Person without pay over fraud, corruption allegations
Author: 0 Auburn suspends Chuck Person without pay over fraud, corruption allegations

The FBI affidavit says Person accepted $91,500 in bribes during the past year. It was a two-year investigation "into criminal influence" in college basketball by the FBI. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of NY said. Person is alleged to have taken multiple bribes of as much as $50,000 to advise particular players and their families to secretly obtain the services of a financial adviser who was operating as a cooperating witness for federal investigators.

Sports Kansas City Chiefs sign Harrison Butker
Author: 0 Kansas City Chiefs sign Harrison Butker

During his senior season, Butker made a career-high 88.2% (15-of-17) of his field goals while also making 46-of-46 extra points. Butker competed with veteran Graham Gano all through training camp and the preseason for the starting spot. Santos has not missed a field goal in the first three games of the season, hitting three field goals and 12 extra points. Teams can designate two players on injured reserve later in the season.

Sports Kyle Busch advances to NASCAR playoffs with New Hampshire win
Author: 0 Kyle Busch advances to NASCAR playoffs with New Hampshire win

The No. 20 (Kenseth) was also good. That's a lot of second-place finishes this year, but I'm fine with second. The pit crew was great all day. "I can not understand the bad luck that we're having". Kurt Busch's crash puts him in a precarious position going into the final first-round race. Harvick, at least, had a cushion coming to New Hampshire.

Author: 0 Kyle Walker ready to get Benjamin Mendy back over twitter jibe

Pep has used Fabian Delph and Danilo at left-back, but they're not as a unsafe as Mendy and Guardiola will need to think hard about how to adjust his system to deal with Mendy's absence. Speaking before City's Champions League encounter with Shakhtar Donetsk, manager Pep Guardiola suggested Mendy, 23, might train later on Monday.

Sports Antonio Conte Absolutely Loves One Of His Chelsea Players
Author: 0 Antonio Conte Absolutely Loves One Of His Chelsea Players

Chelsea had already moved on to using Morata as their main striker ahead of the announcement, and Conte revealed that he was involved in the signing of the 24-year-old but that he also wants to see him develop further at the club. "He adapted very well to this league but now he has to continue to work and improve because I think he has only just started his path". "This season we have changed the striker and we have Alvaro and [Michy] Batshuayi, but don't forget I can have another option: ...

Sports Researchers make potentially huge CTE breakthrough
Author: 0 Researchers make potentially huge CTE breakthrough

And if this is just the first step in this breakthrough, where it goes from here will only make treating and caring for CTE victims more widespread and effective. The need for an alternative to brain scans is especially relevant for football players, Merrill noted. CCL11 is a protein commonly associated with inflammation, a process which McKee said can be a trigger for the disease.

Sports New York Giants: Odell Beckham Jr. Is In John Mara's Doghouse
Author: 0 New York Giants: Odell Beckham Jr. Is In John Mara's Doghouse

He only lamented the ensuing 15-yard penalty that forced the Giants to kick-off from their own 20-yard line while trailing 14-7 with 12:39 remaining. The NFL , dubbed the "No Fun League" because of issuing penalties for endzone celebrations among other reasons, relaxed rules this season but still outlaws celebrations related to bodily functions.

Author: 0 Manchester City's Benjamin Mendy to see surgeon over knee injury

Guardiola's outfit head into tomorrow night's visit of Shakhtar Donestk in the Champions League in confident mood. The exact extent of the injury will only be known once Mendy is checked over by Dr Cugat, who has treated Kevin De Bruyne, Vincent Kompany and Ilkay Gundogan over the past year.

Author: 0 Chelsea star Morata must continue scintillating form - Conte

Clean-cut Alvaro Morata is officially replacing bad-boy Diego Costa as he finalises his drawn-out Atletico Madrid move. Conte started with a 3-4-3 at Hull the following weekend, won convincingly and the charge to the title was under way.

Sports Fenerhace join race for Arsenal star, Man Utd wannabe?
Author: 0 Fenerhace join race for Arsenal star, Man Utd wannabe?

In fact, his form has closely resembled that of the North Londoners throughout his stint at the Emirates. In all, Ozil had a modest return - by his lofty standards - of 12 goals and 14 assists in 44 appearances across all competitions to show for his efforts.