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Sports Dylan Hartley cleared to lead England but Joe Marler banned
Author: 0 Dylan Hartley cleared to lead England but Joe Marler banned

Hartley has had more than his fair share of disciplinary problems over the years, but this appears to be a fair outcome following what appeared to be no more than an accident. But England coach Eddie Jones will be without Marler for next month's matches against Argentina and the Wallabies after the front-rower pleaded guilty to striking Wasps' Will Rowlands during Harlequins' Champions Cup defeat in Coventry.

Sports Vidya Balan recreates Sridevi's magic in 'Hawa Hawai 2.0'
Author: 0 Vidya Balan recreates Sridevi's magic in 'Hawa Hawai 2.0'

While talking to media about the iconic song , Vidya Balan said: "No, no please don't say that". Vidya dances delightfully on the song at a office party and shows us yet another fun side of Sulu. The show eventually becomes a success as she impresses us with her voice and humour! It will definitely be a treat to watch Vidya Balan's journey in the film.

Sports Girl wins boys golf tournament but can't be awarded first place
Author: 0 Girl wins boys golf tournament but can't be awarded first place

Division 3 boys' golf tournament by four shots with a 3-over-par 75 at Blissful Meadows Golf Club in Uxbridge. Nash and her coach were made aware of the rule before the tournament started by event director Kevin Riordan. A day later, Nash was more forthright, admitting that she was disappointed that her score couldn't qualify her a state tournament berth she rightfully earned.

Sports Yankees decline to re-sign manager Joe Girardi
Author: 0 Yankees decline to re-sign manager Joe Girardi

An official announcement is expected later Thursday, according to ESPN . Yankees general manager Brian Cashman will favor a candidate who has a good feel for the clubhouse and a willingness to use advanced statistics, and one who can handle the extreme expectations of fans and media in the Bronx.

Sports Rangers sack manager Pedro Caixinha after seven months in charge
Author: 0 Rangers sack manager Pedro Caixinha after seven months in charge

Chairman Dave King, who was in attendance at Ibrox, will be joined at the unscheduled meeting by directors Stewart Robertson, Andrew Dickson and Graeme Park. The Portuguese was in defiant move after the Kilmarnock game, insisting that he was intent on remaining at the helm at Rangers and righting their course.

Sports Striker Woodburn commits long-term future to Liverpool
Author: 0 Striker Woodburn commits long-term future to Liverpool

Reacting to news of Woodburn's new contract, Klopp told Liverpoolfc.com: " This is brilliant news, although without sounding complacent about it, it is absolutely not a surprise ". Just trying to come in with the first team and play like a first-team player. Woodburn added: "I think there is loads of room for improvement". "But I want more of that".

Sports Hightower Out For Season With Torn Pectoral Muscle
Author: 0 Hightower Out For Season With Torn Pectoral Muscle

According to the Boston Herald , the timetable for Hightower's return is undefined. There are multiple reports that Patriots player Dont'a Hightower is out for the season. Hightower has started five games this season and tallied 14 combined tackles and two quarterback sacks. Hightower is the defensive leader and communicator on the field.

Sports Attacking riches will help Arsenal challenge on all fronts-Wenger
Author: 0 Attacking riches will help Arsenal challenge on all fronts-Wenger

Idrissa Gueye was dismissed 15 minutes later after collecting a second yellow card, before a goal from Alexandre Lacazette in the 74th minute and late strikes from Aaron Ramsey and Alexis Sanchez , coming either side of an Oumar Niasse consolation, capped a victory that moves Arsenal up to fifth but piles the pressure on under-fire Everton boss Ronald Koeman.

Sports Lakers rally past Wizards in overtime
Author: 0 Lakers rally past Wizards in overtime

The Wizards led by 10 points with 7:08 left in the fourth quarter, but the Lakers responded with a 10-0 run and tied the score at 85 on Ingram's pull-up jumper in transition with 3:26 left. "His will to be really good is great and, as he matures, his game will catch up with him", Walton said of Ingram, the second overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft.

Sports Man Uses 100 Helium Balloons To Fly 8000 Feet Above South Africa
Author: 0 Man Uses 100 Helium Balloons To Fly 8000 Feet Above South Africa

In the future, Morgan hopes to launch a three-day long distance race flying with the balloons. Tom Morgan, from Bristol, reached heights of 8,000ft (2,438m) while strapped to a camping chair, in scenes reminiscent of the Pixar smash Up. He told the BBC the balloon flight was "unbelievably cool" and "magical", adding he felt "somewhere between terrified and elated" during the journey.

Sports Curator banned after ODI pitch tampering claim in India-New Zealand series
Author: 0 Curator banned after ODI pitch tampering claim in India-New Zealand series

India on Wednesday suspended a curator after he was seen in a TV sting operation claiming that he could tamper with the pitch ahead of the second India-New Zealand ODI. India were bowled out for 105 and 107 in both innings on a rank turner and that ended their incredible unbeaten run in Tests inside three days. The match should go ahead as planned, despite the scandal, unless the match referee finds evidence of the pitch being doctored, Amitabh Chaudhary told.

Sports Warriors vs. Raptors, Wednesday night
Author: 0 Warriors vs. Raptors, Wednesday night

Curry knew he faced a stiff fine, saying after the game, "My pockets will be a lot lighter for sure". After Wednesday, the Warriors will next take on the Washington Wizards at Oracle on Friday. Curry, who was fined $50,000 ($A64,000) for throwing his mouthpiece towards a referee in Saturday's defeat against the Memphis Grizzlies, made all 13 free throws and had eight assists to improve the defending National Basketball Association champions' record to 2-2.

Sports Pelicans to sign veteran forward Josh Smith
Author: 0 Pelicans to sign veteran forward Josh Smith

This move does not necessarily mean Davis will miss time and Smith , who did not play in the National Basketball Association last season, is not a lock to actually see any playing time. The MRI showed that Davis does not have any structural damage and he is considered day-to-day. Smith could help fill the void. In 2016 with the Houston Rockets , Smith averaged 6.6 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.1 assists in 18.3 minutes per game.

Sports West Ham turn tables on Spurs, advance to Carabao Cup quarters
Author: 0 West Ham turn tables on Spurs, advance to Carabao Cup quarters

Spurs were in cruise control at Wembley, leading 2-0 after 45 minutes thanks to Moussa Sissoko and Dele Alli as the quarter-finals of the competition loomed on Wednesday. The Ghana global then equalised just five minutes later, beating Toby Alderweireld to Manuel Lanzini's cross and clipping his finish into the roof of Vorm's net.

Sports Vin Scully calls in Fernando Valenzuela for help with first pitch
Author: 0 Vin Scully calls in Fernando Valenzuela for help with first pitch

Scully, however, would speak a few words, even if he passed on tossing out the ceremonial first pitch ahead of Game 2 of the World Series. Scully may be 89 years old, but there's no question he still has it. And while Scully didn't actually make a pitch, his five minutes in front of the crowd went perfectly. Out from the dugout came Fernando Valenzuela and the two-time World Series Champion and Cy Young Award victor took the mound to relieve the Hall-of-Fame broadcaster and threw a ...

Sports David Stern Believes NBA Should Remove Marijuana From Ban List
Author: 0 David Stern Believes NBA Should Remove Marijuana From Ban List

Harrington says he started using Rx weed during his playing days and saw real results. Harrington, the No. 25 pick in the 1998 National Basketball Association draft, said he first used medical marijuana after a botched knee surgery during his time with the Nuggets.

Sports Tar Heels guard Joel Berry breaks hand after punching door
Author: 0 Tar Heels guard Joel Berry breaks hand after punching door

North Carolina will have to begin its season without Joel Berry II , and Tar Heels coach Roy Williams can not be happy with how the senior point guard suffered an injury. "One of his greatest characteristics is his competitiveness". He also scored 22 points in the national championship game to help lead the Tar Heels to their sixth NCAA championship in school history with a win over Gonzaga.

Sports Martavis Bryant says Mike Tomlin told him he won't play Week 8
Author: 0 Martavis Bryant says Mike Tomlin told him he won't play Week 8

Some good news for the Steelers: On Wednesday, Bryant didn't refute the idea that he wants out, but he did say that he's done causing drama . Bryant said that the reason is because of " social media ", referring the comment he deleted from Instagram when he took offense to someone saying rookie wide receiver JuJu-Smith Schuster is better than him.

Sports Dontrelle Inman Reportedly Traded to Bears; Chargers Receive 7th-Round Pick
Author: 0 Dontrelle Inman Reportedly Traded to Bears; Chargers Receive 7th-Round Pick

But he had a career-best season in 2016 when he started all 16 games and caught 58 passes for 810 yards and four touchdowns. The Chicago Bears wide receiver group has been marred by injuries throughout the 2017 season. Dontrelle Inman , an undrafted wideout out of the University of Virginia, will now be catching passes from Mitchell Trubisky . The draft pick involved is conditional and will be based on Inman's production this season, per Schefter .