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Sports Tottenham fans criticise Moussa Dembele after Watford loss
Author: 0 Tottenham fans criticise Moussa Dembele after Watford loss

Mauricio Pochettino believes Tottenham Hotspur have suffered a wake-up call after losing 2-1 at Watford , as Spurs supporters on social media weighed in on the defeat. Four games in, Tottenham find themselves in the fifth position in the League table with 9 points from a possible 12, their victories including an extremely impressive 3-0 win away at Manchester United .

Sports Jose Mourinho gets one-year prison sentence in Spanish tax fraud case
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho gets one-year prison sentence in Spanish tax fraud case

The United boss played down any suggestion of wrongdoing after a brief behind-closed-doors hearing at Pozuelo de Alarcon Court of Investigation No.4 last November. "There's a Europa League win, there's a League Cup win, there's two FA Cup finals (United won the 2016 final under Louis van Gaal and lost the 2018 one under Mourinho ) and they were runners-up to an incredible Manchester City side a year ago".

Sports ‘Mad Scientist’ DeChambeau claims 2nd straight FedEx Cup win
Author: 0 ‘Mad Scientist’ DeChambeau claims 2nd straight FedEx Cup win

Tony Finau is favourite to get the final wild card on September 10 after finishing 15th in qualifying and second and fourth behind DeChambeau. That seemed like a pipe dream, but as Woods played and quickly began contending in tournaments, it began to look like a reality and was cemented by his runner-up finish at the PGA in August.

Sports Nike billboard featuring Kaepernick hovers over San Francisco
Author: 0 Nike billboard featuring Kaepernick hovers over San Francisco

He stirred a national controversy by taking a knee while the anthem was played before games during the National Football League's 2016 season to draw attention to police killings of black men and other issues. "In a moment where so many people, so many companies would have run the other way, to not only stand by him but to show that support, it says a lot".

Author: 0 Serena Williams v Karolina Pliskova: US Open quarter-final

Then, after her third ace of the final game sailed past Pliskova and bounced toward the stands, Williams threw both arms into the air and spun an enthusiastic 360 nearly involuntarily, as if the movement were part of the follow-through on her serve.

Sports Real campaign for Bale's acrobatic effort against Liverpool for Puskas award
Author: 0 Real campaign for Bale's acrobatic effort against Liverpool for Puskas award

European champions Real Madrid have rushed to congratulate Gareth Bale after his stunning overhead-kick against Liverpool in last season's Champions League final got nominated for this year's Puskas award . Ronaldo´s move was the latest example of increasingly lavish spending by Europe´s biggest clubs, with Neymar, Kylian Mbappe , Philippe Coutinho and Paul Pogba all snapped up for more than 100 million euros over the past two years.

Sports Millman beats Federer in stunning US Open upset
Author: 0 Millman beats Federer in stunning US Open upset

At last year's US Open , Millman bowed out in the third round. Even in some slightly bigger matches that I've played, I've always felt as if I've done a good job of not letting the moment get the better of me.' Millman headed into the court being confident and aware of his chances: 'I always was of the opinion that I was in the fourth round for a reason .

Sports Ryder Cup Announcement Held in West Conshohocken
Author: 0 Ryder Cup Announcement Held in West Conshohocken

The matches are September 28-30 outside Paris. European captain Thomas Bjorn will make his four captain's picks on Wednesday. The first three captain's picks made by U.S. "I haven't been part of the team playing-wise for six years", Woods said. But from ranked outside the top 1,000 in the world, the 42-year-old has climbed into the top 30.

Sports The Premier League MVP Index after Gameweek 4
Author: 0 The Premier League MVP Index after Gameweek 4

Following a summer of huge investment in the squad, the Reds have begun the new season in ominous form, winning all four of their opening games before the first worldwide break. I think we did that. "But, after that, we struggled a wee bit, I think they pressed a bit higher and we couldn't get our foot on the ball". "I think you have to play football in those kind of situations and that has to be improved during the season".

Sports Stephens targets redemption in Asia after US Open defeat
Author: 0 Stephens targets redemption in Asia after US Open defeat

Stephens refused to blame the punishing heat and humidity on Arthur Ashe Stadium, where her inability to convert any of seven break chances in the opening set paved the way for her defeat. She has reached the quarter-finals with the loss of just one set. The extreme heat policy is in effect for a second consecutive day at the U.S. Open.

Sports Big Ten Network suspends analyst Braylon Edwards for tweets
Author: 0 Big Ten Network suspends analyst Braylon Edwards for tweets

On Saturday night, MI rekindled their rivalry with Notre Dame in what most considered an evenly matched game (the spread swung from ND favored slightly to MI favored slightly before kickoff). "I didn't see the tweet, but to take shots at a player and you're a grown man, I don't think that's cool. I'm a MI alum waiting for them to turn the corner".

Sports Del Potro crushes Coric to make US Open quarters
Author: 0 Del Potro crushes Coric to make US Open quarters

Anderson served and volleyed and came to net 48 times, trying to take advantage of Thiem's deep return position - the Austrian stood nearly next to the line judges. "I have had three very nice experiences and seven terrible experiences", said Thiem, who has made the last-eight at a Slam other than Roland Garros for the first time.

Sports Mourinho hits out at Manchester United Superstar after Burnley win
Author: 0 Mourinho hits out at Manchester United Superstar after Burnley win

Bardsley has been playing professional football for about years, while Marcus Rashford is a youngster who has to learn more to become a great footballer. But I think the performance was very good and very good since the first ball we touched. United are still only tenth in the Premier League after four games, but Mourinho insists his job is secure.

Sports Marin Cilic reflects on thrilling US Open win over Alex de Minaur
Author: 0 Marin Cilic reflects on thrilling US Open win over Alex de Minaur

The Croatian was on the brink of victory at 5-2 as he forced five match points on the De Minaur serve but the 19-year-old saved them all, and then one more before breaking Cilic back. In 2012, Philipp Kohlschreiber defeated John Isner in a five-set third-round match that ended at 2:26 am and in 1993, Mats Wilander defeated Mikael Pernfors in a third-round match that ended at 2:26.

Sports Lakers waive F Luol Deng midway through $72 million deal
Author: 0 Lakers waive F Luol Deng midway through $72 million deal

Deng has been with the Lakers since 2016 when he signed a four-year, $72 million deal with the team. The Los Angeles Lakers yesterday (Saturday) requested waivers on forward Luol Deng . After playing the opener last season, Deng sat the rest of the year. With Luol Deng now a free agent, sources familiar with the situation told ESPN that the veteran forward will "command interest" from several top National Basketball Association teams.

Sports Former Republican Senator Jon Kyl to succeed McCain in US Senate
Author: 0 Former Republican Senator Jon Kyl to succeed McCain in US Senate

He served alongside McCain for almost two decades before retiring in 2013, and served as senate minority whip during his service, making him a key Republican leader. McCain died late last month at age 81 following a yearlong battle with brain cancer. The onus fell on the governor to appoint someone to serve until 2020 - when an election will determine who serves the remainder of McCain's term through 2022 - because the deadline had passed to call a special election this year.

Sports Pompei: Khalil Mack is an National Football League unicorn
Author: 0 Pompei: Khalil Mack is an National Football League unicorn

Obviously, when it first happened I'm like hold on, I am going to have to talk to some guys and things like that. But now the Raiders and Gruden will have to find a way to compete in the tough AFC West without one of the league's best defenders.

Sports One thing on journeyman's mind after shocking Federer
Author: 0 One thing on journeyman's mind after shocking Federer

Federer, 37 years old , was not serving his best, but he had won the first set against John Millman , a 29-year-old from Brisbane, Australia, who had never made it past the third round of a Grand Slam before this U.S. It was a game to forget for the 37-year-old Swiss, who made 76 unforced errors in what was his earliest loss at a Grand Slam since the 2015 Australian Open and the first time he has ever lost to a player ranked outside the top 50 in NY.

Sports Roger Federer stuns ‘showman’ Nick Kyrgios with shot of US Open 2018
Author: 0 Roger Federer stuns ‘showman’ Nick Kyrgios with shot of US Open 2018

Federer, standing behind the baseline, took off. Federer ran cross court to pull off an incredible shot by the side of the net which left everyone's jaw dropped. He should follow Federer's example. He has already hit 35 aces in NY, a number that would nearly certainly be higher were it not for a below-par day at the line in the second round against Paire.

Sports Colin Kaepernick Scores First In Collusion Case Against The NFL
Author: 0 Colin Kaepernick Scores First In Collusion Case Against The NFL

Kaepernick's lawyer Mark Geragos has posted a statement from system arbitrator Stephen B Burbank denying the league's request to dismiss the case. Since he became a free agent in March 2017, Kaepernick has not been invited to work out for a team , or been offered a new contract.

Sports Jose Holebas: Watford's character key to downing Tottenham Hotspur
Author: 0 Jose Holebas: Watford's character key to downing Tottenham Hotspur

Manchester City are unhappy that their Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur has been moved to Wembley and put back a day after the latest delay in the opening of the London club's new stadium. "We dominated the game but we weren't aggressive enough". "The problem is that when teams don't spend money, teams set up against you the same as they did last season and they don't have to work you out again", Campbell warned.

Sports Ronaldo purchases 51% of La Liga side
Author: 0 Ronaldo purchases 51% of La Liga side

Brazil legend, Ronaldo has puchased a 51 percent share in La Liga side, Real Valladolid . "Football is all about passion". " We have the best resources to meet our goals, goals that are not going to stay here because we want to grow to achieve our dreams ".

Sports NFL's Kaepernick to be face of Nike 'Just Do It' campaign
Author: 0 NFL's Kaepernick to be face of Nike 'Just Do It' campaign

Kaepernick posted the advert from his Twitter account on Monday followed by "JustDoIt". ESPN reported that Nike signed Kaepernick to an endorsement deal in 2011, and has maintained that contract since then. On Thursday, arbitrator Stephen Burbank denied the league's request to dismiss the case , which means he found sufficient evidence for the case to continue and perhaps go to trial.