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Sports Trump 'Red Cards' the Media at White House FIFA Event
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Trump thanked New England Revoution owner Robert Kraft for first bringing the World Cup bid to his attention and also praised Cordeiro, who was elected to the U.S. Maybe they'll extend the term, ' the president said, referencing the 22nd Amendment, ' he said. "If they don't extend, the media is going to be very boring", The Hill reported.

Sports Nike support Serena Williams in ongoing catsuit dispute
Author: 0 Nike support Serena Williams in ongoing catsuit dispute

The 23-time grand slam victor told the Guardian back in may that the suit made her feel like "a superhero" and a "warrior princess". Unseeded but now "up" to No. Regarding players' outfits, he added, "I believe we have sometimes gone too far". A five-time semifinalist, previous year she became the oldest player to reach the last 4 in a Grand Slam since 1994, when she was one of four American women to reach this stage: that was the first time since 1981 four women from the U.S.

Sports Novak eyes third US Open title
Author: 0 Novak eyes third US Open title

Since August past year , the No 1 ranking has swapped hands between Nadal and Federer four times, as the two remain atop the ATP rankings. Richard Glover, CEO of Tennis South Africa, told Reuters there has been "a massive spotlight on tennis in South Africa" since he reached the U.S.

Author: 0 Man United fans think Ed Woodward was told to sack José Mourinho

The London club beat United 3-0 at Old Trafford as they rubbed salt in the wounds of the shock loss to Brighton last Sunday. Moura, who has started his second season like a house on fire, bagged his second, and Spurs' third, five minutes from time when he raced through and slotted past David De Gea .

Sports Jurgen Klopp reveals reason behind Fabinho absence
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp reveals reason behind Fabinho absence

It arrived with Salah and Sadio Mané struggling with the early demands of the campaign, Georginio Wijnaldum and James Milner again excelling in midfield and Brighton increasingly risky after the late introductions of Jürgen Locadia, Pascal Gross and Alireza Jahanbakhsh.

Sports Serena Williams easily wins first U.S. Open match in 2 years
Author: 0 Serena Williams easily wins first U.S. Open match in 2 years

In an Instagram post after that French Open first-round victory over Czech Kristyna Pliskova - her first match on clay since the 2016 French Open final - Williams wrote: " Catsuit anyone?" French Tennis Federation president Bernard Giudicelli said of the catsuit, "I think that sometimes we've gone too far", in an interview with the Associated Press .

Sports National Basketball Association players react to Manu Ginobili's retirement: 'What a career!'
Author: 0 National Basketball Association players react to Manu Ginobili's retirement: 'What a career!'

Ginobili's retirement signals the final end of an era at San Antonio where he was a key pillar of championship-winning teams alongside Tim Duncan (retired) and Tony Parker , who left the team last month. "He is one of basketball's greatest ambassadors who believes in the power of sports to change lives". He finished his career ranked in the top five all time in games, points (14,043), assists (4,001) and steals (1,392) in Spurs franchise history.

Sports Roberto PEREYRA scores another goal for Watford in win against Crystal Palace
Author: 0 Roberto PEREYRA scores another goal for Watford in win against Crystal Palace

Now 25 years of age, Zaha has the world at his feet as he comes into his peak, and is a far-improved player from the one that joined Manchester United in 2013. I had no idea quite the degree of severity and I had to wait until after the game to see it on the television. "I don't know what I'm going to gain by answering that so I think I'll pass on it".

Sports Mohamed Salah revives Egyptian FA dispute over image rights
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah revives Egyptian FA dispute over image rights

Egypt's forward Mohamed Salah takes part in a training session at Ekaterinburg Stadium in Ekaterinburg on June 14, 2018, a day ahead the team's Russian Federation 2018 World Cup Group A opening football match against Uruguay. Salah is due to be back in action under Egypt's new coach, Javier Aguirre, in September, in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Niger. In June, two people close to the forward told the Associated Press that he was considering retiring from worldwide play.

Sports Jose Mourinho: There is no unity without the manager
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: There is no unity without the manager

Harry Kane grabbed his first goal at the Theatre of Dreams in five appearances with a superb header from Kieran Trippier's corner, before Lucas Moura finished a slick counter attack to silence the home supporters yet again. Shortly after halftime, Spurs punished some feeble defending. We haven't started well in previous years and we've had to play catch up for the rest of the season and you have to stay up there all the way through, so this will give us huge belief.

Sports Giants, Odell Beckham Progressing Toward Record-Breaking Contract
Author: 0 Giants, Odell Beckham Progressing Toward Record-Breaking Contract

Last year, Beckham had suggested he should be the league's highest-paid player regardless of position, but it appears highly unlikely he'll enter the stratosphere of the upper-echelon quarterbacks. That is the business side that is new to me in a sense. "I believe it will work itself out". This is the first time I've ever had to deal with this or go through any of this.

Sports Mourinho demands respect in freaky post match interview
Author: 0 Mourinho demands respect in freaky post match interview

After going back and forth with a reporter on the subjects of the result's significance and the home fans, some of whom left early and some of whom stayed after the full-time whistle, Mourinho had heard enough. "I'm really happy, humbled, by the way the supporters reacted to the boys it was very much deserved". Harry Kane shrewdly backed away before attacking the ball as he leapt above Jones to head home a Kieran Trippier corner in the 50th minute and two minutes later Moura slipped the ...

Sports Aust's Dennis wins stage one of Vuelta
Author: 0 Aust's Dennis wins stage one of Vuelta

The Colombian had a good time trial day in Malaga by stopping the clock at ten minutes and ten seconds, 30 seconds behind Dennis and being one of the better General Classification riders on the first day. Dennis' fellow Australian Richie Porte was hampered by stomach problems and trailed in 51sec behind in 97th place. Porte was the bookies' favourites for the race, and had triumphed in the Tour de Suisse in the month before the Tour de France.

Sports Raiders trade WR Ryan Switzer to Steelers months after acquiring ex-Cowboy
Author: 0 Raiders trade WR Ryan Switzer to Steelers months after acquiring ex-Cowboy

During the 2018 Draft in April, They sent the former Carolina Tar Heel to the Oakland Raiders for defensive tackle Jihad Ward . Steelers GM Kevin Colbert has as impressive a track record in acquiring receivers as any National Football League decision maker, and the decision to trade for Switzer comes days after second-rounder James Washington suffered an abdominal injury.

Sports Tom Brady hangs up during radio interview
Author: 0 Tom Brady hangs up during radio interview

Brady could have handled the questions about Guerrero in the same way as Bill Belichick , who deflected two questions about the trainer during Monday afternoon's press conference. Minihane: What changed with him not being on the team plane last year and this year? Was that just communication back and forth, or was that an understanding of other things? "All right, guys.

Sports Odell Beckham Jr., Giants Agree On Record 5-Year, $95M Contract
Author: 0 Odell Beckham Jr., Giants Agree On Record 5-Year, $95M Contract

Of course, the Giants do not have to make this kind of commitment right now, as Beckham Jr.is scheduled to make nearly $8.5 million in 2018. Antonio Brown's $17 million per year average and Mike Evans' $55 million in total guaranteed money were the top benchmarks at the receiver position.

Sports Jose Mourinho snaps at reporter over dressing room morale at Manchester United
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho snaps at reporter over dressing room morale at Manchester United

Spurs blew Manchester United away in the second half on Monday night, Harry Kane's masterful header followed two minutes later by a Lucas Moura strike. With Ed Woodward and the Manchester United board choosing not to pursue the central defensive options laid out by Jose Mourinho for the summer's transfer window, many will suspect a touch of spite in the Portuguese's decision should he vouch for Matic.

Sports Serena admits she felt like a warrior in her tight black catsuit
Author: 0 Serena admits she felt like a warrior in her tight black catsuit

Yesterday, the French Tennis Federation president, Bernard Giudicelli , went viral after banning Serena Williams' catsuit from the French Open. "I definitely feel like it is an opportunity for me to inspire a whole different group of awesome women and kids", she said of the suit. "I've been wearing trousers, in general, a lot when I play so I can keep the blood circulation going".

Sports Hectic First Corner Crash At Belgian F1 Grand Prix
Author: 0 Hectic First Corner Crash At Belgian F1 Grand Prix

In a few fleeting moments, horrific memories of Romain Grosjean 's incident in 2012 at this circuit, and even Robert Wickens IndyCar crash at Pocono last week, sprang to mind as Fernando Alonso's McLaren was launched into the air following contact with Nico Hulkenberg and clattered over the top of Charles Leclerc's Sauber .

Sports Eric Decker, New England Patriots WR, announces retirement from football
Author: 0 Eric Decker, New England Patriots WR, announces retirement from football

The 31-year-old wide receiver signed with the Patriots earlier in August. "It has been my childhood dream and my passion to play the game of football", Decker wrote. "I was very fortunate and blessed to have had the opportunity to have those dreams fulfilled and to have played with such extremely talented and hard working teammates, coaches and staff".

Sports Top seed Simona Halep loses in first round of U.S. Open
Author: 0 Top seed Simona Halep loses in first round of U.S. Open

She got off to a slow start at Roland Garros this year, too, dropping her opening set, also by a 6-2 score, but ended up pulling out the victory there and adding six more to lift the trophy. Open. Halep's exit will surely be viewed favourably by Serena Williams, however, with the American due to meet the top-ranked player in the last-16 after being handed a testing draw.

Sports Donald Trump Praises Tiger Woods for Dodging Fake News
Author: 0 Donald Trump Praises Tiger Woods for Dodging Fake News

We've played golf together and, you know, we've had dinner together. "I've known him pre-presidency and obviously during his presidency", he said. Not satisfied, the reporter asked Woods what he would say to people who find his relationship with Trump "interesting", considering Trump's policies make "people of color and immigrants" feel "threatened".

Sports Patriots Release Wide Receiver Kenny Britt
Author: 0 Patriots Release Wide Receiver Kenny Britt

The team signed veteran Eric Decker to a one-year deal on August 3, but he has struggled with dropped passes since joining the Patriots. Britt, who has played with the Titans (2009-13), Rams (2014-16) and Browns (2017), initially signed with the Patriots in December.

Sports Serena Williams: French Open bans 'superhero' catsuit from next year
Author: 0 Serena Williams: French Open bans 'superhero' catsuit from next year

Perhaps Nike itself, maker of Williams' talked-about, now-controversial bodysuit, said it best. Considering the serious backlash, it would be no surprise if the French Open decides to "reverse" their ban. "I had a lot of problems with my blood clots, and, God, I don't know how many I have had in the past 12 months". Since then there's been a shockingly lopsided loss to Johanna Konta in San Jose and a second-round exit in Cincinnati , but Williams said that she's trying not to ...