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Amit Shah to hold meet of BJP-ruled states' CMs on Monday Amit Shah to hold meet of BJP-ruled states' CMs on Monday
- August 20, 2017

Amit Shah also said that government also made a decision to bring knee implants under price control, giving big relief to those patients who are looking for knee implants surgery. The ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh aims to sweep the state Assembly polls due in 2018 and win over 200 seats, Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar said on Friday. (more...)
Henne gets first-team reps for Jaguars Henne gets first-team reps for Jaguars
- August 19, 2017

Each of Tampa Bay's first three drives ended in scores and Winston was coldly efficient, completing 21 of 29 passes for 196 yards in the first half. As for what anyone else thinks about them, Smith is clear about the mindset: "Eliminate what everyone else is thinking about us and saying about us". (more...)
Aaron Judge Sets Embarrassing MLB Record In Yankees' Win Over Mets Aaron Judge Sets Embarrassing MLB Record In Yankees' Win Over Mets
- August 18, 2017

Dunn set the previous mark in 2012, a year in which he led the majors with 222 strikeouts, one shy of Mark Reynolds's all-time record. "I'm seeing the ball well". "He's made some adjustments and he's feeling more comfortable in the box". This record has been around since 1971 when former pitcher Bill Stoneman struck out 35 games in a row with the Montreal Expos. (more...)
Brady refuses to compare 2017 Patriots to 'magical' clubs Brady refuses to compare 2017 Patriots to 'magical' clubs
- August 18, 2017

He made his preseason debut against the Carolina Panthers back on August 9, impressing by completing 15 of his 25 passing attempts for 179 yards while scoring a rushing touchdown as well. "They were the first-ranked defense in the league previous year". Savage has shown potential in limited action, but it's hard to know exactly what he can do after he's appeared in just five games with two starts in his two-year career. (more...)
Powerball leaps to half-billion dollar jackpot for Saturday's drawing Powerball leaps to half-billion dollar jackpot for Saturday's drawing
- August 18, 2017

The jackpot is an estimated $510 million as of Thursday. Wednesday's jackpot was the ninth largest in Powerball history . Some lucky people across the country are taking home smaller prizes. The second is the cash option of $324.2 million, but it would be subject to state and federal taxes. Powerball is played in 44 states plus D.C., the U.S. (more...)
Federer beaten in the Montreal Finals Federer beaten in the Montreal Finals
- August 18, 2017

The 20-year-old Zverev, the victor last week in Washington, D.C., matched Federer with a fifth tournament title this year, although two of Federer's triumphs were at majors. 'I felt all right all week, ' the 36-year-old said. "I don't feel like things are going unnatural". "Obviously winning the two Masters 1000 events, everybody would be proud of that". (more...)
Dana White Makes A Rare Fight Prediction Ahead Of Mayweather/McGregor Dana White Makes A Rare Fight Prediction Ahead Of Mayweather/McGregor
- August 18, 2017

The August 26 fight is looked at controversially in the boxing world, with a number of fighters feeling like they should've had a shot at Mayweather rather than a man who's never boxed professionally. " Floyd usually just goes and does his thing, but with some things that have happened recently, I think Floyd really wants to get him out of there". (more...)
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- August 17, 2017

Coach Ernesto Valverde believes Barcelona can still win the Super Cup, saying his side do not feel weaker than Madrid . Ronaldo had come off the bench to fire Madrid into a 2-1 lead but was booked for removing his shirt in celebration and then saw a second yellow card when referee Ricardo de Burgos Bengoetxea adjudged he had dived trying to win a penalty eight minutes from time. (more...)
Transfer revolution: Window to shut before Premier League season starts next year Transfer revolution: Window to shut before Premier League season starts next year
- August 16, 2017

They are to decide whether or not to change the deadline for the summer transfer window , which traditionally closes at the end of August/start of September, over three weeks after the season has begun. United are broadly in favour of the transfer window shutting before the season starts, but there is a concern it would leave English clubs at a disadvantage compared with the rest of Europe. (more...)
Maria Sharapova earns wild card entry into US Open Maria Sharapova earns wild card entry into US Open
- August 16, 2017

Wuhan (Premier 5 ) and Beijing (Premier Mandatory ) are the main attraction of the segment. "Her suspension under the terms of the tennis anti-doping program was completed and therefore was not one of the factors weighed in our wildcard selection process", a statement from the US Tennis Association on Tuesday read. (more...)
#ElClassico: Ronaldo sees red as Real Madrid defeat Barcelona
- August 15, 2017

Barcelona stars have been hard at work in training as they prepare for the first leg of their Spanish Super Cup tie at home against Real Madrid . Ronaldo was given a second yellow card moments later for diving to attempt to win a penalty and will miss Wednesday's second leg at the Bernabeu. (more...)
Liverpool confirm 22-man squad for Hoffenheim trip Liverpool confirm 22-man squad for Hoffenheim trip
- August 15, 2017

It's the same situation for me". After drawing with Watford , he explained: 'As manager in a football club I have bosses, and if bosses decide, for example, just in general, we sell a player or we don't sell him - then I have to accept it. (more...)
Notre Dame, Wisconsin schedule Lambeau and Soldier Field football series Notre Dame, Wisconsin schedule Lambeau and Soldier Field football series
- August 15, 2017

It will be considered a home game for Notre Dame and will be aired on NBC. Notre Dame won that game by a score of 31-7 in Camp Randall Stadium in the late Hall of Fame head coach Ara Parseghian's first game with the Fighting Irish. In addition to the '29 meeting with the Irish, the Badgers defeated Great Lakes in 1942 and Northern Illinois in 2011. It finally came to fruition Monday when Alvarez joined Notre Dame vice president Jack Swarbrick , Green Bay Packers president Mark Murphy and ... (more...)
Ben Davies finishes off lovely Tottenham team move against Newcastle Ben Davies finishes off lovely Tottenham team move against Newcastle
- August 14, 2017

A tepid contest devoid of goalmouth action in the opening half sprung to life after Shelvey was dismissed for a petulant stomp on Alli, who pulled all the strings for last season's Premier League runners-up. There was no need to react today. "It was important that we stayed professional and just did what we knew we had to do". Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez revealed former Liverpool midfielder Shelvey had apologised to his team-mates for the rush of blood that cost his newly ... (more...)
Manchester City's Pep Guardiola: Manchester City's Pep Guardiola: "We have to try to improve".
- August 14, 2017

If the chairman or CEO come and say it's not possible then we work with the academy players, players we've had in the past. "Hopefully in the future we can be more accurate". "That is the top (and only) priority, and the club will do all it can to achieve that". "I think it is unsustainable", the former Barcelona Coach said at a Press conference. (more...)
Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper suffers ugly-looking knee injury
- August 14, 2017

Rizzo diagnosed the bone bruise as significant but said he is optimistic that Harper will return later this season. Harper lunged toward first base and appeared to slide on the bag, hyperextending his left leg. NOTES: Giants RHP Mark Melancon, who pitched a scoreless eighth inning, was activated off the disabled list and INF Miguel Gomez (right knee inflammation) was placed on the 10-day disabled list, retroactive to August 9. (more...)
Crystal Palace 0-3 Huddersfield: David Wagner hails 'clinical' Terriers Crystal Palace 0-3 Huddersfield: David Wagner hails 'clinical' Terriers
- August 14, 2017

In dismissing a ragged Crystal Palace , Wagner's side were nothing like the naive newcomers lucky to be mixing it with the game's giants. "Premier League", they sang. "I am looking forward to having the opportunity to play with the number of talented ball players that are already in this squad at the club". Mounie's second 12 minutes from time made sure of the comprehensive win, and Wagner believes while his high pressing approach paid dividends, his side's ruthlessness in front of goal ... (more...)
NFL Star Ezekiel Elliott Gets Six-Game Suspension NFL Star Ezekiel Elliott Gets Six-Game Suspension
- August 14, 2017

She was his girlfriend at the time. Columbus prosecutors have said they did not feel there was sufficient evidence to meet the burden of proof in a criminal case against Elliott, but stopped short of saying he was outright innocent. - Mike Leslie (@MikeLeslieWFAA) August 11, 2017Elliott & reps statement: "In the coming weeks. a slew of additional credible and controverting evidence will come to light". (more...)
Usain Bolt, India's relay teams in action Usain Bolt, India's relay teams in action
- August 13, 2017

Usain Bolt started the final countdown to his retirement by guiding Jamaica through to the 4x100m relay final at the World Championships. This time, it was Gatlin doing the passing, and now he is a world champion in addition to a trivia question: Who was the last sprinter to win Olympic gold in the 100 before Bolt? Gatlin came from behind to finish in 9.92 seconds with team US sprinter Christian Coleman in second place at 9.94 seconds and Bolt was third with 9.95 seconds. (more...)
Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill finally makes a decision on treatment Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill finally makes a decision on treatment
- August 13, 2017

Going under the knife this early means he should be a full-go for camp next season. Tannehill suffered the injury while taking a tumble in practice last week. Even before he has surgery, Dolphins head coach Adam Gase says Tannehill will be ready for the 2018 season. Tannehill was able to help lead the Dolphins to the playoffs last season but has proven to be injury prone over the last few years. (more...)