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Sports Sparring partner Malignaggi slams 'scumbag' McGregor
Author: 0 Sparring partner Malignaggi slams 'scumbag' McGregor

He's got a bunch of yes men in his corner who tell him he's doing good even if he's doing bad. Malignaggi did compliment McGregor saying he knows how to fight because he's a mixed martial arts champion but when it comes to boxing, his arrogance gets in the way.

Sports Virat Kohli one season away from becoming India's best captains
Author: 0 Virat Kohli one season away from becoming India's best captains

India spinner Ravindra Jadeja was today suspended for the third Test against Sri Lanka as his accumulated demerit points reached six within a 24-month period following his latest breach of the ICC Code of Conduct. "You expect teams playing Test cricket to come out and play like that. Credit goes to them: they batted brilliantly in the first innings and put us under huge pressure", said Chandimal.

Sports Conte told Chelsea will sign at least three players
Author: 0 Conte told Chelsea will sign at least three players

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte admits he's powerless to prevent the sale of Eden Hazard should Barcelona come calling for the Belgian star. "You know very well about Eden, an ankle problem, after a surgery it is right to respect the time needed".

Sports Chelsea's Costa to demand Atletico Madrid transfer
Author: 0 Chelsea's Costa to demand Atletico Madrid transfer

This situation, according to Antonio Conte , was clear since January, but somehow we're now to the point where the lawyers are getting involved. "In three seasons at Chelsea he won two championships, and was the decisive player in those victories".

Sports European Central Bank unaware of any approach for coach
Author: 0 European Central Bank unaware of any approach for coach

With Russell Domingo's tenure as South Africa's head coach approaching the end, Cricket South Africa (CSA) have found the front-runner for the next coach already. England's only success in an away series in the past 30 years came back in 2010-11 when they had an Australian bowling coach in David Saker in their set-up.

Sports Arsenal claim 14th Community Shield with penalty shootout victory [GALLERY]
Author: 0 Arsenal claim 14th Community Shield with penalty shootout victory [GALLERY]

While this title will not mean much to either team, this win will give the North Londoners some confidence as they head into the new English Premier League season. There was no need for such a brutal start, but the Spanish worldwide was pretty reckless. The best players were undisputedly Granit Xhaka and Sead Kolasinac with the latter taking home the Man of the Match award.

Sports Kyrie Irving's trade request shows 'courage,' says former Cavaliers GM David Griffin
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving's trade request shows 'courage,' says former Cavaliers GM David Griffin

Griffin's comment was a response to former Cavaliers guard and five-time National Basketball Association champion Ron Harper's comments on the Irving trade request to Marla Ridenour of the Akron Beacon Journal . Griffin , in an interview on ESPN's The Jump , said "most guys don't have the courage to do what Irving did". While it's all quiet in the Cavaliers' front, Griffin believes that the 25-year-old Irving will be eventually traded.

Sports Latavius Murray and Riley Reiff return to Vikings practice
Author: 0 Latavius Murray and Riley Reiff return to Vikings practice

He has rushed for 2,278 yards and 20 touchdowns (12 in 2016) in 45 games (31 starts). "And we can't go into it scared". Bradford said that the coaches haven't told him how much the No. Hill went down during Saturday night's practice and was carted off the field, but he later returned. "We learned from a year ago that that's the way we have to do it".

Author: 0 Olympic champion Kipyegon wins women's 1500m title at athletics worlds

Simpson passed tiring runners toward the finish line and snuck up to grab the silver in 4:02.76. Semenya just pipped hometown hero, Britain's Laura Muir , on the line for bronze (4:02.90sec). I knew it would be fast, it is such a quality field. "I don't understand when you say I have an advantage because I am a woman", she told South Africa's SuperSport TV channel.

Sports Knicks hire Craig Robinson, brother-in-law of Barack Obama
Author: 0 Knicks hire Craig Robinson, brother-in-law of Barack Obama

Mills and Perry form a front office regime with significant National Basketball Association experience. Craig Robinson , who is the brother-in-law to former President Barack Obama , has been reportedly hired on to fill a number of roles within the front office.

Sports Chapecoense Crash Survivor Given Nou Camp Standing Ovation
Author: 0 Chapecoense Crash Survivor Given Nou Camp Standing Ovation

Defender Ruschel was playing his second game since suffering spinal injuries in the crash and wore the captain's armband, kissing the Nou Camp turf before the game began and raising his hands to the air in tribute to his fallen team mates. He played the opening 35 minutes and received a standing ovation when he was subbed before being replaced as he knelt down and pointed to the sky before leaving the field.

Sports Morten Andersen inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame
Author: 0 Morten Andersen inducted into Pro Football Hall of Fame

His 17-year-old son Sebastian will present Andersen at the enshrinement ceremony. "He was always prepared". Of course, Morten Andersen was a no-brainer. What stands out Taylor's big-play ability. Davis is among five modern-era players who will be inducted in the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.

Sports Roman Abramovich 'splits from third wife' Dasha Zhukova
Author: 0 Roman Abramovich 'splits from third wife' Dasha Zhukova

The parents of two children will remain friends and partners in joint projects. The marriage to Zhukova was the third for Abramovich, who owns the English soccer club Chelsea. "We will also continue to work together as co-founders of the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow and the New Holland Island cultural centre in Saint Petersburg." the statement explained.

Sports Sneijder completes Nice move
Author: 0 Sneijder completes Nice move

The terms of his contract were not disclosed, although Sneijder is expected to pen a one-year deal to be reunited with former Inter team-mate Mario Balotelli . Prior to playing for Inter and Gala, Sneijder represented Ajax and Real Madrid. OGC Nice's 2017-18 squad now has a third UEFA Champions League victor in it.

Sports Simeone rules out Atletico Madrid return for Diego Costa
Author: 0 Simeone rules out Atletico Madrid return for Diego Costa

And Eden Hazard is one of the players touted as a replacement and he gas been constantly linked with a move to Spain. "He's a young player and my task is to help him improve and show his quality". "I expect for Eden to play with Chelsea ". Conte, whose side begin their Premier League title defence against Burnley on August 12, said: "I haven't great patience".

Sports Timothy Fosu-Mensah set for medical with Crystal Palace today
Author: 0 Timothy Fosu-Mensah set for medical with Crystal Palace today

According to The Sun, Palace's Fosu-Mensah capture is likely to spell the end of their pursuit of Arsenal and England defender Calum Chambers , for whom they are said to have agreed a £20 million deal last week. Widely seen as one of United's standout prospects, past year Fosu-Mensah signed a new deal with the club that is set to run until the summer of 2020.

Sports Lang Selected to Fifth Solheim Cup Squad
Author: 0 Lang Selected to Fifth Solheim Cup Squad

Captain Juli Inkster chose her two captain's picks Sunday but also a third player as an alternate in case any player on her roster dropped out. Sorenstam described picking Nordqvist, Europe's highest-ranked player in the world at No 13, as a "no brainer" while Masson secured her place after hitting form at just the right time by recording top-ten finishes in both the Scottish Open and the British Open.

Sports Manchester United complete signing of Matic
Author: 0 Manchester United complete signing of Matic

Starting 34 league games, no player under the age 23 created more chances - 50 - or had more assists - three. The fact that United have shelled out £40m on a player to get more out of Pogba shows that the Frenchman has fundamentally underperformed at Old Trafford so far.

Sports England rugby players sent home for 'culture issues'
Author: 0 England rugby players sent home for 'culture issues'

Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona were sent home from England's training camp in disgrace today after returning drunk to the team hotel, The Times understands. He was a player that demolished New Zealand [in 2012] and we need those kind of players", said Jones of Tuilagi on Friday. "I don't think we have any at the moment but we are developing players who are going to be like that".

Sports Jets to place Quincy Enunwa on injured reserve, per reports
Author: 0 Jets to place Quincy Enunwa on injured reserve, per reports

The loss of the 25-year-old Enunwa is a major blow to a team that features an inexperienced depth chart. Enunwa's 80 career receptions ranked him first among wide receivers on the Jets' current roster. Enunwa, who was selected by the Jets in the sixth round of the 2014 draft, has recorded 1,172 receiving yards and four touchdowns in 28 games for the Jets.