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Sports Serena Williams Blames Heavy Defeat On Release Of Sister’s Murderer
Author: 0 Serena Williams Blames Heavy Defeat On Release Of Sister’s Murderer

Serena's half-sister Yetunde Price was shot dead in 2003 . "It was hard because all I think about is her kids", said Serena speaking on her late sister's children, adding: "And what they meant to me". Tennis star, Serena Williams is the cover star of this month's Time magazine and she opened up about her complicated comeback . LA County Sheriff Deputies lead Robert Edward Maxfield into the Los Angeles Superior Courtroom of Judge John J.

Sports Deontay Wilder punched by Gazza ringside at Tyson Fury fight
Author: 0 Deontay Wilder punched by Gazza ringside at Tyson Fury fight

He had many belts, but he's never had the WBC belt. I said send me the contract, they sent me the contract. "One thing I promise, in Las Vegas, is that I am knocking you out", he said. It looked for a while like Wilder might finally fight Anthony Joshua (21-0, 20 KOs) in a heavyweight unification bout, but those plans fell through.

Sports Stokes catches Kohli after India fightback
Author: 0 Stokes catches Kohli after India fightback

Virat Kohli was the star with the bat in the first day as he missed the well-deserved ton by just three runs. But Woakes had to share honours with India skipper Virat Kohli (97) and Ajinkya Rahane (81), who led a fightback with a 159-run partnership on Day 1 of the third Test encounter at Trent Bridge .

Author: 0 Fury's father restrained as Wilder crashes Pianeta weigh

It's going off in Belfast, Northern Ireland . A fight between undefeated heavyweights Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder inched closer on Friday after the WBC heavyweight champion gatecrashed the Belfast weigh-in for Fury's second comeback fight against Franceso Pianeta.

Sports NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne of Enumclaw retiring from racing
Author: 0 NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne of Enumclaw retiring from racing

Sadler, 43, announced Wednesday morning that 2018 would be his final full-time season in NASCAR . He added that "the highs didn't outweigh the lows". Last September, he signed on with Leavine to drive the No. 95 Chevrolet. Not only did Kahne turn down a two-year deal to remain at Leavine Family Racing next season but Motorsport.com has learned that the veteran driver also turned down an opportunity to speak to Stewart-Haas Racing about an opening to its No.

Sports Chelsea Beat Arsenal In Five-Goal Thriller
Author: 0 Chelsea Beat Arsenal In Five-Goal Thriller

The Foxes broke the deadlock after 29 minutes through an own goal from Wolves defender Matt Doherty. Everton's revolution under Marco Silva gained more momentum at Goodison with Richarlison scoring his third goal in two games. After arriving at Craven Cottage on a season-long loan from Arsenal , Chambers' performance may not have encouraged Fulham fans. Fulham won the second-tier League Championship playoff final at Wembley at the end of May.

Sports Chelsea beats Arsenal 3-2 for 2nd straight win in EPL
Author: 0 Chelsea beats Arsenal 3-2 for 2nd straight win in EPL

DF Antonio Rudiger, 6 - Looked uncharacteristically vulnerable and was caught square several times when Arsenal enjoyed their period of ascendancy in the first half. Settled more after the break and grew in confidence when Chelsea's midfield settled and afforded its backline more cover. As for Chelsea , Sarri's expectations are measured.

Sports Arsenal's Lucas Torreira could get first start against Chelsea
Author: 0 Arsenal's Lucas Torreira could get first start against Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri meanwhile enjoyed his second win in as many games, and now finds himself at the top of the Premier League table. Emery's predecessor, Arsene Wenger, rarely played both Lacazette and Aubameyang together in the same side last season as he often erred on the side of caution despite their hugely impressive statistics when playing in the same team together.

Sports Chelsea forward Eden Hazard: 'Maurizio Sarri is a great manager'
Author: 0 Chelsea forward Eden Hazard: 'Maurizio Sarri is a great manager'

Early goals from Pedro and Alvaro Morata put Chelsea in control but Arsenal scored twice in the space of four minutes before the interval and missed three other glorious chances to score. Chelsea , meanwhile, looks to improve to 2-0-0 under new manager Maurizio Sarri . But in the moment where we are not going to press in the other half, we are in trouble.

Sports Wallabies have mountain to climb after Bledisloe Cup defeat
Author: 0 Wallabies have mountain to climb after Bledisloe Cup defeat

Beauden Barrett put the game out of contention in the second half from another Wallabies mistake and then when Israel Folau left the game injured and Australia were a man down due to his injury, Brodie Retallick sold a dummy to Bernard Foley to nearly walk in for the All Blacks' fourth try .

Sports Philadelphia Eagles QB Nick Foles Reveals Injury Update
Author: 0 Philadelphia Eagles QB Nick Foles Reveals Injury Update

The two quarterbacks shook hands and embraced. "That was kind of made up to me because that was never my intention that I would be a bad sport", Brady said after the Patriots' 37-20 win, according to ESPN's Mike Reiss . Backup QB Brian Hoyer hooked up with new acquisition Cordarrelle Patterson for an 11-yard touchdown in the third quarter. Erstwhile Eagles starter Carson Wentz is on the verge of returning to 11-on-11 practice, but the team is not sure if he will be ready for the ...

Sports Maitland-Niles facing two months out with broken leg
Author: 0 Maitland-Niles facing two months out with broken leg

In an injury update on their official website , Arsenal confirmed the incident left the 20-year-old with a " small fracture " that will mean a six-to-eight-week absence. Arsenal lost 2-0 against champions City in Emery's first competitive game in charge. The Poland youth global joined the Gunners in 2015 as a promising holding midfielder but has largely been used as a centre-back at Arsenal , where he made two League Cup appearances under Arsene Wenger.

Sports Walker: De Bruyne injury a blow - but we'll cope
Author: 0 Walker: De Bruyne injury a blow - but we'll cope

The news had an immediate impact on the Exchange victor market, with City drifting from [1.6] to [1.7] and second favourites Liverpool backed in from [5.0] to [4.3]. "At 1-0 we found a goal maybe we didn't deserve but in the first half we deserved to score two or three more". "In the beginning it was a bit weird as you don't know the people you are working with but then after time you forget they are there".

Sports Chelsea v Arsenal line-ups: Hazard and Kovacic are subs, Arsenal man returns
Author: 0 Chelsea v Arsenal line-ups: Hazard and Kovacic are subs, Arsenal man returns

Ozil has been a traditional No.10 for most of his career but Emery deployed him in a deeper role against City and the new Arsenal boss has demanded more from his star man. A Torreira foul on Kovacic gave Chelsea a free kick in a risky position, but Cech punched away David Luiz's delivery before both managers made a change, Alexandre Lacazette coming on for Iwobi for Arsenal and Olivier Giroud replacing Morata for Chelsea .

Sports La Liga moves into new era as Atletico threatens Real, Barca
Author: 0 La Liga moves into new era as Atletico threatens Real, Barca

Spain's preeminence on the European stage was cemented by Real Madrid winning the Champions League in May while Atletico Madrid won the Europa League, just as Barcelona won another domestic double. But this result comes after a close season in which Atletico have strengthened while Real look to have gone backwards, with no replacement signed for Ronaldo after his move to Juventus .

Sports Virat Kohli wants demoralised India to rise as Stokes returns
Author: 0 Virat Kohli wants demoralised India to rise as Stokes returns

In January, arguably only shoddy catching prevented India from recording their first test series victory in South Africa. "Proud moment for young Rishabh Pant as he becomes the 291st player to represent #TeamIndia in Test cricket ", the official Twitter handle of Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) wrote on the micro-blogging site.

Sports Chelsea boss Sarri: I need Luiz. I don't care about Conte row
Author: 0 Chelsea boss Sarri: I need Luiz. I don't care about Conte row

Willian eventually chose to remain with the Blues after Conte was replaced by compatriot Maurizio Sarri in July. Sarri said, " I disagree that he can only play as one of three central defenders . " We have a lot of players with quality up front , players like Eden [Hazard] and Pedro. Such players want to play football like that, do they not?" "That's why he [Sarri] talked about "fun" football (on arriving at Chelsea )".

Sports Mauricio Pochettino Sends Clear Message To Wantaway Tottenham Players
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino Sends Clear Message To Wantaway Tottenham Players

But Pochettino said: "It's 100 per cent impossible, 100 per cent, to stop injuries". "It's about time, taking the right decisions to provide them days off, holidays, and how we approach training for everyone". It's how you grow up and have a vision. "But, of course, too much holidays for the players are not good, not so much is the same, it's not so good".

Sports Cincinnati Masters: Novak Djokovic overcomes illness to see off Mannarino
Author: 0 Cincinnati Masters: Novak Djokovic overcomes illness to see off Mannarino

Should the 31-year-old come through this week and lift the trophy, he will become the first player to have won a title at each of the nine Masters events. Halep called a medical timeout for treatment after dropping the first three games of the third set. In other second-round men's action Wednesday afternoon, Canada's Milos Raonic defeated Turkey's Malek Jaziri 6-3, 7-5, 13th-seeded Spaniard Pablo Carreño Busta topped American Bradley Klahn 6-4, 6-4, sixth-seeded South African Kevin ...

Sports Ohio State president provides update on Urban Meyer investigation
Author: 0 Ohio State president provides update on Urban Meyer investigation

He admitted on August 3 that he had lied to reporters at Big Ten media days when he said he had no knowledge of a 2015 accusation against Smith , which became public the day before. In this September 16, 2017 photo, Ohio State assistant coach Zach Smith watches before the start of an NCAA college football game against Army in Columbus, Ohio .

Sports Scholes: Pogba Should Have Been Captain From The Off
Author: 0 Scholes: Pogba Should Have Been Captain From The Off

The unrest has seen Pogba linked with a move to Barcelona , still possible with the Spanish transfer window open until the end of the month. However, speaking ahead of his sides next game away to Brighton on Sunday afternoon, Mourinho insisted he has no interest in what Pogba said to the media and he only cares that the France worldwide continues to produce the goods on the pitch.

Sports Deontay Wilder gatecrashes Tyson Fury weigh-in to trade insults with rival
Author: 0 Deontay Wilder gatecrashes Tyson Fury weigh-in to trade insults with rival

This is exactly what people wanted to see who want to see a Fury vs Wilder fight later this year, as Fury will need to be in career best condition for such a challenge so soon after his comeback to the sport. Joshua will fight Alexander Povetkin on September 22 at Wembley Stadium, and Wilder could be destined for a fight with Fury later this year. Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder is on a business trip this weekend in Belfast.