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Sports World Cup victor Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault
Author: 0 World Cup victor Hope Solo accuses Sepp Blatter of sexual assault

She said that she prefers to confront people directly, and that with Blatter the incident took place seconds before they went on stage, and she was unable to to confront him at that point and didn't have an opportunity later on. I didn't get to tell him directly, 'Don't ever touch me!' That's the way I've always handled things. Solo hasn't played for the USWNT since she was suspended from the program in 2016.

Sports Stephon Marbury, Jimmer Fredette get heated in China
Author: 0 Stephon Marbury, Jimmer Fredette get heated in China

Fredette took exception to the hit, yelling at Marbury. Fredette and Marbury are both former National Basketball Association lottery picks from NY - the former from Upstate and the latter from Brooklyn - but the two point guards took entirely different paths to Chinese stardom.

Sports South Africa 0-2 Senegal
Author: 0 South Africa 0-2 Senegal

South Africans will again have to adopt another country to support in next year's FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation, after Bafana Bafana were brushed aside 2-0 by Senegal at the Peter Mokaba stadium on Friday. He was late in arriving in camp due to appointments with at least two specialists to determine whether he could risk playing in the must-win clash.

Sports Will team orders prevail at Mercedes to help... Bottas?
Author: 0 Will team orders prevail at Mercedes to help... Bottas?

Hamilton had the fastest lap in the morning session at Interlagos , and was slightly slower in the afternoon. But Hamilton was blisteringly fast when he switched to the "soft" tyre - more than 0.5secs a lap on average quicker than Bottas, who was comfortably quicker than Ricciardo as the three were all out on track at the same time.

Sports Marseille sack Patrice Evra for kicking fan
Author: 0 Marseille sack Patrice Evra for kicking fan

Patrice Evra ended his career with Marseille on Friday after his infamous karate kick on one of his own fans, the French giants announced. While the player's contract was not terminated straight away, his suspension meant he would not be paid and would have to stay away from the club.

Sports Ashley Young: 'I never considered leaving Manchester United'
Author: 0 Ashley Young: 'I never considered leaving Manchester United'

However, Young - who received a somewhat surprising call up back to the England squad - would rather be playing in his usual winger position, though insists he does not mind playing deeper. I'm delighted to be back". Of course, Young has benefitted from a number of England regulars withdrawing from the squad for the upcoming friendlies against Germany and Brazil.

Sports Ball injured on mixed day in the field for England
Author: 0 Ball injured on mixed day in the field for England

England's bowlers enjoyed a productive work-out in Adelaide and took nine wickets before the hosts declared on 233-9. It was a good recovery from the young CA XI team, who were in dire trouble at 57 for 5 before a lower-order fightback. With Ball's status uncertain, Overton's performance (1 for 40 from 15 overs) was a desperately needed tonic for the beleaguered tourists and may have catapulted him into pole position for a first Test berth.

Sports Ashes 2017: James Anderson Named England Vice-captain
Author: 0 Ashes 2017: James Anderson Named England Vice-captain

Anderson fills the vacancy left by Ben Stokes' current unavailability, as the all-rounder waits at home to discover whether he will be charged after being arrested in September on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm. They have already called Tom Curran in place of Steven Finn. The Ashes starts November 23 at The Gabba with England now grappling with a fresh row of injuries to their key players.

Sports Sanjay Leela Bhansali assures Padmavati doesn't distort history
Author: 0 Sanjay Leela Bhansali assures Padmavati doesn't distort history

This decision comes after several Rajput groups demanded that the film be banned, assuming it romanticises the relationship between Rani Padmini and Allaudin Khilji in a dream sequence. " Padmavati ", being made in Hindi by director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, is a film based on the life of Queen Padmini. They have declared that they won't ban the film and will instead let the Supreme Court decide if the film should release or not.

Author: 0 Brian Boyle scores first goal in return, but Devils fall in OT

Boyle showed plenty of emotion after opening the scoring just 5:33 into the game and described what it meant to him during a first intermission interview. Edmonton has yet to post back-to-back wins as it plays the second of a four-game road trip against Metropolitan Division opponents. Boyle said he was feeling relatively unaffected by the disease upon diagnosis and that it would be treatable with medication, but he wasn't able to make his Devils debut until almost a month into the season.

Sports Celebration of Roy Halladay's life scheduled for next week
Author: 0 Celebration of Roy Halladay's life scheduled for next week

I'm not asking for any sympathy or break or anything. "He got what he deserved". "... I could come in and say 'I apologize if I offended anyone, ' but that's fake and hollow and every hates that, don't you?" He added: "It just sort of angers me".

Sports Rick Pitino knew of bribe to lure Brian Bowen to Louisville
Author: 0 Rick Pitino knew of bribe to lure Brian Bowen to Louisville

New statement from Pitino attorney refuting reports claiming indictments allege Pitino "knew everything". Dawkins said in a conversation obtained by an Federal Bureau of Investigation wiretap that "Coach-2" was asked to call Adidas executive Jim Gatto and "request that (Adidas) provide the money requested by the family of the student athlete, which Coach-2 agreed to do".

Author: 0 Georges St-Pierre Says He Suffered Neck Injury vs. Michael Bisping

That's all well and good, but at the same time that he says he is required to fight Whittaker next, St-Pierre also admits that he isn't sure what his next step is. "Now it's still sore but it got a lot better", he added. I have no idea what's going to happen. Whatever he decides, St-Pierre said he'll make up his mind soon.

Sports Eagles sign DT Tim Jernigan to $48M extension
Author: 0 Eagles sign DT Tim Jernigan to $48M extension

The Philadelphia Eagles continue to lock up core pieces on what has been an improved defense thus far this season. The league's top defensive tackles are averaging at least $16 million per year, a number that could inflate when Ram tackle Aaron Donald, one of the NFL's best defensive players, eventually signs his next contract.

Author: 0 Rockies' Charlie Blackmon and Nolan Arenado win Silver Slugger awards

Wainwright became only the third Cardinal pitcher to receive the award. He led the team in home runs and ranked tied for 10th in the AL. Nelson Cruz of the Mariners Thursday won a Silver Slugger as the top designated hitter in the American League, joining Edgar Martinez (four times) as the only Seattle DHs to win the award.

Sports How to Watch Northern Ireland vs. Switzerland
Author: 0 How to Watch Northern Ireland vs. Switzerland

Corry Evans blocked a thunderous strike at close quarters from Xherdan Shaqiri and the Romanian official's decision to give a penalty for handball was as rushed as it was ill-advised. "I'm staggered by the decision, staggered by the yellow card but there's nothing we can do about it now", he added. Still, O'Neill is right when he says that his side is still in this, and he believes the anger in the dressing room may spur his players on.

Sports Broncos have long viewed Patriots as their best barometer
Author: 0 Broncos have long viewed Patriots as their best barometer

I think we'll have an opportunity to do that this year and hopefully we can get that same kind of thing going. A dozen turnovers sent Siemian to the bench last week and Joseph made a decision to stick with Osweiler this week despite his pair of interceptions that led to touchdowns in Denver's 51-23 flop at Philadelphia.