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Sports Pro Surfer Who Punched Attacking Shark in the Face Nearly Attacked Again
Author: 0 Pro Surfer Who Punched Attacking Shark in the Face Nearly Attacked Again

Fortunately, Fanning wasn't attacked again this year, but he did have to leave the water during the quarter final against Gabriel Medina after a shark was spotted nearby. "I'm glad they got us out of the water", he said. That's quite the risk, but surfers keep coming back for "long, fast barrels off an intense point break" that can last for almost 1,000 feet.

Sports UFC 214: Volkan Oezdemir KOs Jimi Manuwa in the first round
Author: 0 UFC 214: Volkan Oezdemir KOs Jimi Manuwa in the first round

The two disengaged and Oezdemir chased Manuwa and delivered a left hand that floored the 37-year-old. Manuwa pushed Volkan into the fence right out of the gate, but short, hard punches rocked the Brit. Jones 2. Both fighters went into this fight with a two fight win streak in the UFC. Hammer fists from Volkan and this one is all over. Depending on how the main event will play out later in the evening, the victor of this bout could find themselves with a title shot opportunity for their next ...

Sports Manchester United close in Nemanja Matic, Marouane Fellaini set to leave
Author: 0 Manchester United close in Nemanja Matic, Marouane Fellaini set to leave

Nemanja Matic has looked likely to re-join old boss Jose Mourinho all summer, and that now looks like happening this week. Chelsea have already completed the signing of Tiemoue Bakayoko from AS Monaco. The Special One has, of course, worked with the midfielder before having signed him for Chelsea in 2014. Matic did not even travel with the rest of his Chelsea team-mates on their pre-season tour of the Far East and was seen training with injured pair Eden Hazard and Pedro last ...

Author: 0 White House week of chaos ends in open warfare

The announcement comes after a week of conflict between Priebus and Trump's newly appointed White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci, who had accused the chief of staff of leaking damaging information about him. Since entering the White House six months ago, Trump has parted company with his national security advisor, deputy national security advisor, Federal Bureau of Investigation director, press secretary, communications director, acting attorney general, deputy chief of staff ...

Sports Lions' Ackermann sets up Super farewell
Author: 0 Lions' Ackermann sets up Super farewell

Coach Johan Ackermann, who heads to English Premiership side Gloucester at the end of the Super Rugby campaign, has selected an unchanged side from that narrow 23-21 win but is without the dynamism and leadership of injured captain Warren Whiteley, who might have been invaluable in such a crucial clash.

Author: 0 Arsene Wenger Insists That Alexis Sanchez Is Staying Put At Arsenal

Sanchez's current deal runs out at the end of the forthcoming season and with Arsenal so far unable to meet his reported demand for wages of £300,000-per-week ($393,000, 336,000 euros), he has been linked with Paris Saint Germain , Manchester City , Juventus and Bayern Munich.

Sports Samri Nasri likely to leave Man City during summer window - Pep Guardiola
Author: 0 Samri Nasri likely to leave Man City during summer window - Pep Guardiola

The Premier League side have spent over £120m bringing in Kyle Walker from Tottenham, Monaco's Benjamin Mendy and Danilo of Real Madrid to cover the defensive flanks. "For Manchester City that is the most important thing". "Always with his feet he decides well, with the long and the short, he reads the decisions well, that's why I wanted him because to compete at the high level we need two excellent goalkeepers, if we don't have that, we can't".

Author: 0 Alves scores on debut as PSG beat Monaco in Trophee des Champions

The sides will next meet in Ligue 1 in Monaco's Louis-II stadium on November 26. Left Monte Carlo: Mendy, Bakayoko, Bernard Silva left for England, plus Germain, Dirard and Diallo. Alves, 34, is known to be a close friend of the Barcelona star but the PSG summer arrival took exception to claims from Spanish outlet Onda Cero on Twitter and denied that he is leading his club's charm offensive for the Brazil global.

Sports Triple crown: Caeleb Dressel wins record 3 golds at worlds
Author: 0 Triple crown: Caeleb Dressel wins record 3 golds at worlds

Dressel came agonizingly close to taking Phelps' 100m fly world record as he won in a time of 49.86 seconds. Schooling won the bronze medal for Singapore in the 100-meter butterfly with a time of 50.83 seconds. Schooling, who tasted defeat in the pool against Dressel during the NCAA Championships in March, said, "Caeleb's been having an fantastic meet, he is on form, no one can touch him right now".

Sports Cris Cyborg Decimates Tonya Evinger to Capture UFC Gold
Author: 0 Cris Cyborg Decimates Tonya Evinger to Capture UFC Gold

Some of that is due to her own faults - a 2011 failed drug test took her out of competition for 18 months, just when the Rousey era was bringing women's MMA into the mainstream - but a lot of it was due to the UFC's unwillingness to add a women's featherweight class and Cyborg's inability to drop the 10 pounds to bantamweight in order to line up a superfight with Rousey .

Author: 0 How to watch Formula One qualifying LIVE online

Hamilton , with his father Anthony watching on from the back of the Mercedes garage, ran wide at Turn 4 during his first attempt at pole and had to abandon his lap. "This weekend we are clearly on the back-foot and we are not performing as we should and as we want". Lewis Hamilton insisted Michael Schumacher's pole record was not on his mind despite being just one lap away from levelling with the seven-time champion and engraving his name into Formula One folklore.

Sports Raiders' Penn a holdout in search of 'top-10' money
Author: 0 Raiders' Penn a holdout in search of 'top-10' money

First-round pick Gareon Conley , who finally signed Friday night, started off camp on the Physically Unable to Perform list, though Del Rio said he should be back soon from a minor injury. Very physical. That part of the game is fun to him, I guess. What all of them means to me ... Del Rio is trying his best to shield his players from any kind of distraction.

Sports Kerala HC asks Centre to explain PU Chitra's exclusion from India's squad
Author: 0 Kerala HC asks Centre to explain PU Chitra's exclusion from India's squad

Chitra's coach, NS Sijin , who was instrumental in taking the battle to court, told ET Magazine they would try to send Chitra with the second batch of athletes departing for London on Monday. On Thursday too, the two were seen engaged in manual labour, unaware of what was happening in the Kerala High Court. The story of the daughter of daily wage labourers overcoming seemingly insurmountable obstacles, not the least of which was poverty, had struck a chord with people.

Sports Did short green light contribute to Venus Williams' crash?
Author: 0 Did short green light contribute to Venus Williams' crash?

The passenger in the other auto, 78-year old Jerome Barson , told officers he was a little confused. It was later determined he had a broken spine and internal injuries. "Because you can't back up". "You just got stuck in a bad situation here", he says. Palm Beach Gardens police now say the investigation remains open and no fault has been assigned.

Author: 0 Wenger: Sanchez Has Flu, To Return On Tuesday

Arsenal confirmed that Sanchez is due back for pre-season training on Sunday. "He will come back as soon as possible and we were in touch with him and his doctor and he has no basic problem apart from the fact that he should come back tomorrow, but he comes back on Tuesday".

Author: 0 Closed practice ahead of El Clasico disappoints fans

The match will kick-start at 8:05 PM ET. El Clasico Miami tickets are already sold out in a few minutes after the open time. The stadium can occupy 65,000 fans at a time. On the other end, Real Madrid lost 2 matches so far in the International Champions against Manchester United and the Manchester City teams. Ronaldo made headlines earlier this summer after sources close to the player said he wanted to quit the club and leave Spain because of what he saw as "persecution" over tax ...

Sports Troy Tulowitzki Placed on 10-Day DL with Ankle Injury
Author: 0 Troy Tulowitzki Placed on 10-Day DL with Ankle Injury

Manager John Gibbons said he will be further evaluated Saturday. The New York Post's Joel Sherman had previously reported team's coveted Liriano to add in a relief role because of his splits against left-handed hitters. Parker Bridwell pitched a career-high 7 1/3 innings to win his third straight decision, C.J. Cron hit a two-run homer and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2 on Friday night.

Author: 0 Roland-Jones takes five on dream debut

His Friday scalps included wickets of Amla, Dean Elgar and Quinton de Kock. The entertaining partnership was undone by the new ball as Kagiso Rabada (3-85) tempted Bairstow with one that moved away and was clipped to Faf du Plessis at second slip.

Sports Liverpool rocked as Pellegrino has fresh plans for Southampton outcast Van Dijk
Author: 0 Liverpool rocked as Pellegrino has fresh plans for Southampton outcast Van Dijk

While no-one expects van Dijk to stay at Southampton past next summer, it is conceivable that the Dutchman is forced into staying one more season given that he still has five years left on a six-year contract. It is said that the Saints have made contingency plans in case the Holland global gets his wish to leave even though their public stance is that he will not be sold.

Sports Wheeldon two over after two at Canadian Open
Author: 0 Wheeldon two over after two at Canadian Open

The spokesperson clarified that McLaughlin had left Glen Abbey Golf Club and would not be acting in his current role for the weekend. Applebaum had a news conference scheduled for the next day and spoke about the unusually timed switch. McLaughlin, who is also in charge of the CP Women's Open, was the recent subject of a New York Times piece , profiling the tattooed, motorcycle-riding, 46-year-old's unique journey to Canadian Open tournament director.