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Disgraced Evra has Marseille deal terminated


While the club are yet to announce any sanction against the player, UEFA confirmed on Friday that Evra's absence from action in continental competitions would extend until June 30 next year. Marseille chief executive Jacques-Henri Eyraud added: "Today there is sadness". "By mutual agreement, Olympique de Marseille and Patrice Evra chose to end their collaboration", said a statement on their website. Read More »

Hamilton, Bottas lead the way at Interlagos


Felipe Massa was best of the rest at the start of his final home grand prix, with the Williams driver the last man within a second of Hamilton's time. On the evidence of first practice, Hamilton has a strong chance to continue his winning form - Mercedes appeared to be in a league of their own at this early stage. Read More »

Buhari Returns To Aso Rock Office 81 Days After Alleged Rat Invasion


The President would also meet with representatives of the Muslim community in Nigeria at same venue by 2 p.m. Speaking on the inauguration, Dan-Ali, who said the meeting of the council was last held in 2014, added that Thursday's meeting considered matters of importance to the Armed Forces including the ratification of National Defence Policy 2017. Read More »

Paul Pogba trains with United reserves as he continues recovery


It is not yet clear exactly when Pogba will make his return for Manchester United , although he has been tipped to be close to completing his recovery. The Argentine global last featured for the 20-time English champions in their last season's Europa League clash against Anderlecht in April. But Pogba has remained at Carrington in a bid to return in time to feature against Newcastle at Old Trafford on November 18. Read More »

Olympian Aly Raisman says she was abused by Dr. Larry Nassar


Larry Nassar at the age of 15 and says she describes the abuse in her forthcoming book, " Fierce ". Maroney said Nassar abused her before the USA team won gold in the 2012 Olympics and before she won silver on vault. Raisman will discuss her experience with Nassar on 60 Minutes on Sunday, and details her experiences in her book Fierce , which will be released on November 14. Read More »

Arsenal Demand R588m For Man Utd Target


The 28-year-old's attitude and body language has also been the focus of much scrutiny and the forward reportedly made no secret of his desire to leave the north London club. They are still continuing as we approach the January window, and the fans certainly think that the two so-called superstars are not playing their best for the club since not being given a massive pay rise, or in Alexis' case, not being allowed to join Pep Guardiola at Man City. Read More »

China announces major steps to open its financial sector


The announcement came after Donald Trump's state visit to Beijing during which he called for a more level playing field for U.S. companies and measures to a massive trade imbalance. Some industry watchers said the changes are too little too late . New China Life Insurance (601336.CN) jumped almost 6 percent after the announcement, while Ping An Insurance (02318.HK) (601318.CN) advanced more than 4 percent and China Pacific Insurance Group (601601.CN) rose over 3 percent. Read More »

Malky Mackay ruled out of running for Scotland job


He's very proud to lead his country". "All the staff too who added to all the different facets that make up the players playing at the top level, in terms of analysis, the Global Positioning System, the medical and sports science approach, I've got to thank them because we've got a way of working now that I hope is the way we are going to work going forward in Scottish football at worldwide level". Read More »

Paul Collingwood dons the England jersey again for Ashes - This is why


Englands highest wicket-taker in the ODI's and Test, Anderson will help Joe Root lead the Britishers to face their arch-rivals Australia in a traditional Test series of five matches. Earlier this week, Steven Finn was ruled out of the Ashes series with a knee injury and was replaced by Tom Curran. Meanwhile, skilled all-rounder Mooen Ali hasn't participated in any of the games so far as he is recovering from a side strain. Read More »

At least three dead as nine-storey building collapses in Russian Federation


The collapsed section of the building housed 16 apartments where a total of 99 people lived. "All of the injured are teenagers, one of them is in hospital in moderately severe condition", the official said. More than 200 rescuers have been involved in the search for survivors. The ministry sent reinforcements to Izhevsk, which is located some 940 kilometres (585 miles) east of Moscow , and has a population of about 650,000. Read More »

Supreme Court refuses plea to ban release of 'Padmavati'


Bhansali was attacked at the Jaipur set of the film by activists of Rajput organisation Shri Rajput Karni Sena. If this is not done, he will continue making such films: "Arjun Gupta, CBFC #Padmavati", ANI quoted Gupta in a tweet. Senior Congress leader and national spokesperson Shaktisinh Gohil had said, that just postponing the release will not assuage the feelings of a community. Read More »

Bridgewater Discusses Long-Awaited Return to Vikings

There were a bunch of people who counted me out, outside of this building and things like that. "I just got asked a few questions about Jared Goff. There was a time when the dream may have ended, may have died, but the dream is still alive". Read More »

'Rocket man' smashes world record for fastest-flying person in power suit


His suit consists of six small kerosene-fuelled micro gas turbines strapped to his arms, which have 22kg of thrust and are controlled by human body movement. If you are wondering about the Guinness World Records Day event, it is an annual thing. "It sounds audacious, but let's just stick it out there", said Browning during a Ted Talk earlier this year. Read More »

Boyle scores first goal since leukemia diagnosis

Connor McDavid wheeled around forward Brian Gibbons in the dying stages and fed Leon Draisaitl for a sitter on Cory Schneider . Boyle, 32, is in his 11th season in the league and his first with the Devils. Skating around to his right as his teammates surrounded him, Boyle's face erupted into a scream of relief and tears as he pumped his arm into a windmill of celebration and pounded his body against the glass. Read More »

Germany to test WC options at Wembley


Low's side beat England 1-0 when they last met in a friendly at Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund in March, the first defeat suffered by Gareth Southgate after he took over from Roy Hodgson. Low confirmed he plans to examine his options against an England side that will be without a number of key players including Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Raheem Sterling. Read More »

Cleveland Indians' Francisco Lindor, Jose Ramirez win first career Silver Slugger Awards

Indians third baseman Jose Ramirez and shortstop Francisco Lindor both earned AL Silver Slugger awards when the honors were announced Thursday. In 1980 and 1987, Pitcher Bob Forsch won the award. Two members of the Cleveland Indians were among eight 2017 Silver Slugger Award recipients. His extra-base hits total was the second-most ever by a switch-hitter in Major League Baseball history behind Lance Berkman's 94 in 2001. Read More »

Croatia 4 Greece 1

In the Croats case, it's well deserved, but not so much in regards to Switzerland. Where can I watch Croatia vs Greece? However, their dominance from start to finish, which began with Luka Modric scoring from the penalty spot in the 13th minute, was a tad surprising. Read More »

Georges St-Pierre will figure out future after vacation

Former middleweight champion Luke Rockhold recently expressed concern over the 185-pound division going forward. If I want to fight again, it has to be against Robert Whittaker at 185 (pounds). Still, St-Pierre was elusive on fully committing to a future at middleweight because he knows better than anybody that changes can be made no matter what's written in a contract. Read More »

OJ Simpson reportedly banned from Vegas hotel for unruly behavior


But now it looks like it's starting catch up with him. Security was then called and took Simpson away from the bar. Security guards escorted the 70-year-old Simpson out of the hotel. We're told Simpson was angry at hotel staff and glasses broke at the bar. As condition of Simpson's parole, he cannot drink or certainly can't drink to intoxication, a source tells Radar - so, if it's determined he was drunk, he could be thrown back behind bars! According to TMZ , he was also banned from ... Read More »

Northern Ireland unhappy with controversial penalty award


The visitors dominated for long periods but the manner of their victor understandably irked O'Neill, with Corry Evans penalised for handball in the area even through Xherdan Shaqiri's rasping volley appeared to strike him on the back as the turned away from the shot. Read More »

Martellus Bennett back with Patriots


The move capped a rocky stretch for Bennett, who made a surprise bye-week announcement on social media that he was "pretty sure" he would retire after this season. Bennett spent the previous three years in Chicago, where he still lives, after beginning his career with the Dallas Cowboys and a one-year stint with the New York Giants. Read More »

Ezekiel Elliott Emergency Injunction Denied, Begins 6-Game Suspension


Then it turned into a flawless day for the Falcons when the Cardinals beat the Seahawks after Arizona had blown a 13-point point lead within the final four minutes. You have to focus in to be focused on one thing and not be anxious about the things around us. This legal path has been filled with twists and turns since the beginning, so there remains an outside chance the NFLPA could find a new legal maneuver to make. Read More »

Boston radio hosts mock Roy Halladay's death, call him a 'moron'


Felger continued, mocking Halladay's desire to fly the plane in an extreme way. The former athlete was flying his Icon A5 , "a two-person, single-engine amphibian plane when the plane went down" off the coast of Florida in the Gulf of Mexico, the Pasco County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday. Read More »

Real Madrid Plotting A Shock January Move For Man Utd Midfielder


According to an exclusive from Express , Real Madrid are lining up to add another one from the Spanish worldwide contingent to their squad, the player being none other than Juan Mata. Mata hasn't hit the ground running for the Old Trafford club this season, and as it appears, manager Jose Mourinho, who sold the Spanish global to United during his time with Chelsea, has also lost faith in the playmaker. Read More »

Ashley Young explains what Marcus Rashford is like in Manchester United training


Only this month has Gareth Southgate reignited Young's worldwide career and now, at 32, the Manchester United man finds himself the oldest player in the squad. Especially in this day and age you have to be able to adapt and play in different positions. I'm one of those players who reads the game well, got that experience, to be clever, [knowing] where to be, when to attack and when to defend. Read More »

European Union hits deadlock over licence for Roundup herbicide


Guy Smith, NFU Vice President , said: "Once again we are left in a situation where no decision has been made on the reauthorisation of glyphosate - one of the safest plant protection products on the market which secures so much environmental benefit in terms of better soils and lower greenhouse gas emissions". Read More »

Indian Bowler Creates History, Takes 10 Wickets for No Run


Playing for Disha Cricket Academy, Akash Choudhary single-handedly led his side to a 130-run victory, with eight of his victims falling without scoring. Only one batsman of the Pearl Academy managed to get past the 10-run mark, while there were seven ducks in the innings. "I can not thank God enough for this". Read More »