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Michael Bennett explains why he will continue sitting during national anthem

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Bennett reportedly sat on the bench with a towel hanging over his head. After the anthem finished he stood up and joined the rest of his defensive teammates. Baldwin, who said past year that he had received death threats , said he wasn't anxious about whether his support for Bennett, Lynch, Kaepernick and others would anger fans. Read More »

Oakland Raiders RB Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

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Despite Lynch's claim that he has sat for the national anthem for 11 years, photos quickly surfaced online showing Lynch standing during anthems at various games. So, Lynch's motives aren't clear. Despite the ongoing protest, Del Rio expected his team to stand for the national anthem during games. Something the Raiders may not realize is if Lynch were indeed to speak up, it would only enhance his standing within the locker room rather than detract from it. Read More »

Cincinnati Reds vs Chicago Cubs

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He struck out six batters without issuing a walk and surrendered seven base hits, including home runs by Manuel Margot and Wil Meyers. Jose Quintana (3-2) allowed two runs, one earned, and four hits in five innings to snap a three-start winless stretch. Read More »

Zidane to extend Real Madrid contract

Cristiano Ronaldo , who was later sent off for two bookings, had put Real ahead after Lionel Messi's penalty cancelled out Gerard Pique's own goal . "We can't change it, but we'll try and make sure he plays on Wednesday", added Zidane, referring to the Spanish Super Cup's second leg. Madrid only lost five games throughout the 2016-17 season, culminating in their victory over Juventus in Cardiff to strengthen their tag as the world's best side at this moment in time . Read More »

Will Perez transfer mean Arsenal CAN keep Ox from Chelsea?

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Arsene Wenger is "very happy" that Arsenal players linked with moves away such as Alexis Sanchez and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain have not handed in transfer requests like Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho. "They know what I want and where I stand on that front". The versatile midfielder has been tipped to join the Blues in recent weeks after entering the final 12 months of his existing Emirates Stadium contract. Read More »

Dana White Confirms Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee For Interim Lightweight Title

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Shortly thereafter, UFC President Dana White explained the reasoning behind this matchup, explaining that Nurmagomedov isn't going to be healthy enough to fight in time for the October 7 card. Along the way, Ferguson has beaten beaten the likes of former champion Rafael dos Anjos , Edson Barboza, Josh Thomson, Gleison Tibau and Abel Trujillo, leaving him placed at No.2 on the lightweight rankings, one place behind Nurmagomedov. Read More »

Roger Federer lastest to withdraw from injury-depleted Western & Southern Open

Ivo Karlovic, who at 38 is one of the oldest players on the ATP Tour, had a 6-3, 3-6, 7-5 win over Czech 24-year-old Jiri Vesely while Italy's Fabio Fognini, 30, held off Russian youngster Daniil Medvedev 7-6 (7/5), 6-4. "Unfortunately I won't be playing in Cincinnati as I continue my recovery", Murray said in a statement, adding he hopes to play at the US Open in NY later this month. Read More »

Liverpool loan Ojo to Fulham

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Ojo, 20, has previously spent time at Wolverhampton Wanderers and Wigan Athletic and will be hoping for regular opportunities in the Championship. Ojo became English football's most expensive teenager in 2011 when he moved to Anfield from Mk Dons in a deal worth £2m and is highly thought of at Melwood. Read More »

Misdiagnosis Leads to Dismissal of Saints' Orthopedists

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After missing 9 of 15 practices, Breaux was diagnosed with a simple contusion, but it turns out that the injury is far worse. Payton added that the fracture is right below where Breaux had a plate inserted to fix the same fibula that forced him to miss seven weeks last season. Read More »

Utah Mayor Wins GOP Primary for Chaffetz's Seat in Congress

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Jason Chaffetz in the special election November 7. Herrod's loss is another blow for the arch-conservative wing of the Utah GOP - which failed to elect one of their men to the party chairmanship in the spring, and lost some key votes on the governing, 140-member state Central Committee, as well. Read More »

Utah Mayor Wins GOP Primary for Chaffetz's Seat in Congress

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Jason Chaffetz in the special election November 7. Herrod's loss is another blow for the arch-conservative wing of the Utah GOP - which failed to elect one of their men to the party chairmanship in the spring, and lost some key votes on the governing, 140-member state Central Committee, as well. Read More »

Thierry Henry reveals favourite Arsenal goal - but which one did he choose?

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The Foxes" boss has seen numerous players be linked with moves away from the King Power Stadium in recent times, with Riyad Mahrez, Demarai Gray, Tom Lawrence and Danny Drinkwater all subjects of various reports. The first half of Everton against Stoke showed that the Premier League can be scrappy and physical, and it was goalless until just before the break when Wayne Rooney's attractive header put the home side ahead. Read More »

Anthony Martial's role in Manchester United season opener

It doesn't matter", he said. Mourinho has made no secret of his desire to sign a fourth player during the remaining weeks of the summer transfer window. On previous Premier League debuts, the Belgian striker scored for West Brom, Everton and didn't take long to do it this time for Manchester United . Read More »

Toilet Ek Prem Katha Tuesday (5 Days) Box Office Collection

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After delivering three 100-crore successes last year, Akshay is set to score his second century of the year, following the success of " Jolly LLB 2 " earlier this year. Its business saw a solid growth on Independence Day. In this two and a half minute video , the actor stated that Toilet: Ek Prem Katha had become more of an obsession for him and he wants the issue of open defacation to be discussed across the country. Read More »

Independence Day Celebration : Kohli and team celebrates 71st freedom anniversary

However, head coach Ravi Shastri believes the team has still a lot more to accomplish and achieving results in Test cricket is the ultimate goal. Virat Kohli also tweets and wishes the nation very happy Independence day. India's 3-0 whitewash of Sri Lanka in the recently concluded Test series was Shastri's first assignment as coach since taking over the role from Anil Kumble. Read More »

Paul Pogba aims for English Premier League title

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Instead of promoting him from the academy, United had to shell out almost £90m for the Frenchman, and part of his frustration before leaving Old Trafford was that he was only given three Premier League appearances by Ferguson despite believing he was ready for first-team football. Read More »

Giants WR Odell Beckham 'speechless' over ESPN's auction segment

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It was part of a 28-hour fantasy football special that began at 7 p.m. ET on Monday and ends at 11 p.m. ET on Tuesday. Odell Beckham Jr . of the Giants was among those who were disturbed by the player auction. The scene, taken out context, is nearly eerily reminiscent of the movie " Get Out ", in which, spoiler alert, black people are auctioned off to have their brains replaced so that older white people can live in their bodies. Read More »

Ashwin joins Pujara in county stint

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His first spell in English county cricket will be as part of a Worcestershire team chasing promotion from Division Two of the Championship. The 30-year-old has taken 286 wickets in 51 Tests, including five wickets in an innings on 26 occasions, 150 one-day worldwide wickets and 52 in T20 global cricket. Read More »

Swansea star Sigurdsson heading to Everton

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The Iceland worldwide is expected on Merseyside on Tuesday evening and will undergo a medical on Wednesday. Sigurdsson is poised to become Everton's eighth signing in what has been a summer of big changes at Goodison Park. And now, this evening, a fee of £45 million has been agreed between the two clubs, with Sigurdsson set to have a medical tomorrow ahead of his move being made official. Read More »

Gareth Barry joins West Brom on initial one-year deal from Everton

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That's always been the same for me wherever I have played. Everton manager Ronald Koeman is keen on keeping Gareth Barry , but hinted he wouldn't stand in his way if the former Aston Villa midfielder asked to leave. The anticipated arrival of Gylfi Sigurdsson from Swansea, who looks set to complete the formalities of a £45million deal on Wednesday, would see the former England worldwide fall further down the pecking order. Read More »

Chelsea FC Orders Diego Costa To 'Return Home'

He genuinely wants to go, but only wants to go to Atletico Madrid. The 28-year-old has been critical of the situation, but according to The Times , Costa has made three requests over the last year to leave Stamford Bridge. Costa has stayed away from Chelsea's Cobham training base and Wright thinks he should at least be there keeping his fitness up. "If Chelsea want to get rid of him and get bids for a player they don't want, they're not going to take them? ". Read More »

Eagles cut Ryan Mathews

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Now that he's been cleared following offseason surgery to address a herniated disk in his neck, Mathews will look to catch on elsewhere. The Philadelphia Eagles released former starting running back Ryan Mathews after two seasons, the team announced Tuesday. Read More »

'Last Chance U' star John Franklin III transferring from Auburn

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Clint Trickett was the quarterbacks coach at EMCC - and former West Virginia quarterback - and is the new tight ends coach under Kiffin at FAU this upcoming season. Franklin, who recently completed his graduation, will be immediately eligible to play wherever he chooses to head next. "I think that's good for all of them to have each other". Read More »

Gillette Stadium a potential host for 2026 World Cup games

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Collens says a final decision on the competition is expected next June. The only other country bidding for the event is Morocco. However, an expanded, 48-team World Cup could move Federation Internationale de Football Association to select a larger number of stadiums . Read More »

Maloof Brothers Drop $880000 on Floyd Mayweather and Here's Why

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On Paulie Malignaggi claiming that he doctored sparring footage with Conor McGregor: "What am I, Steven Spielberg?" The Association of Ringside Physicians understands that consideration is being given to amend current regulations, and in so doing, permit the use of 8oz Gloves in the forthcoming boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor . Read More »

Roberto Firmino Comments on Philippe Coutinho Rumours

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The Catalan club have already seen two bids turned down by the Reds , and reports claim they are readying a third offer. Coutinho submitted a transfer request on Friday as he seeks to secure a move to Barcelona, while Reds boss Jurgen Klopp has said the Brazil global "cannot play for Liverpool" now. Read More »

Injury Floors Bolt And Ruins Final Farewell

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He called time on his sparkling sprint career following London 2017 having won eight Olympic gold medals. However, after taking the baton in the anchor role for Jamaica, Bolt dramatically failed to finish, instead falling to the ground with an injury later diagnosed as cramp in his left hamstring. Read More »

LeBron James rips President Donald Trump

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Kids all the way up to the adults. "It's about us looking in the mirror". On stage to celebrate with students and family members, James turned his attention to this past weekend's violence in Charlottesville , VA involving white nationalists. Read More »