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Mourinho: Why waste time on Bale, Ronaldo?
- July 24, 2017

Now Damilo has spoken for the first time since joining the club, and has explained why he chose them over Chelsea - another club who were interested in landing him from Real Madrid . Brazil worldwide Danilo joined Real in 2015 from Porto but started just 17 La Liga games last season. "He's training in another way and David is much better now than before and he has wonderful conditions to impress". (more...)
Spieth goes 3 clear at Royal Birkdale
- July 24, 2017

Ironically enough, Branden Grace was playing with 2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner , who had one of the best chances to shot a 62 in a major. BRANDEN GRACE became the first man ever to shoot 62 in a Major - and then said he had no idea he'd made history! The South African made 94 per cent of greens in regulation during his round and is now in contention heading into the final round at Royal Birkdale . (more...)
Antonio Conte reveals he planned Diego Costa's exit in January
- July 23, 2017

Federico Pastorello is the agent of both Conte and Candreva and he revealed a few months ago that Chelsea were interested in signing Candreva in January. The Express are citing a report from The Sun that claims Conte has turned his attention to Candreva and has now made contact with Inter Milan to discuss a potential deal. (more...)
Mehbooba rules out third party mediation on Kashmir Mehbooba rules out third party mediation on Kashmir
- July 23, 2017

The Chief Minister reminded how third party intervention led to massive destruction in Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. "Does Farooq sahab wants same thing to happen to us?", said Mufti. He had said that India can ask one of its many friends across the world to act as mediator. "Happy if he (Farooq Abdullah) is asking for talks with Pakistan ". (more...)
Derrick Rose meeting with the Lakers on Thursday Derrick Rose meeting with the Lakers on Thursday
- July 21, 2017

He averaged 25 points per game and almost 8 assists per contest. While Rose will never regain his 2011 MVP form, Deron Williams is incredibly washed up and clearly not the answer judging by his performance in the playoffs. The Bulls are in a full rebuild and they already have three point guards who can't hit treys, so adding another would be a head-scratching move. He also isn't guaranteed to be much help against the offensive assault Golden State launches on a nightly basis, since his ... (more...)
Rain delays second WWC semi-final between India and Australia
- July 21, 2017

Indian Women team today will take on Australia in the second semi-final match of ICC Women's World Cup 2017 . And the Country Ground has been a happy hunting ground for Mithali Raj's side - her team have won all four of their games in Derby but Australia are yet to play there. (more...)
Nelson Mandela Bay unveils Madiba statue Nelson Mandela Bay unveils Madiba statue
- July 19, 2017

In honour of the late Nelson Mandela , we have put together a Beautiful News series on extraordinary stories about ordinary South Africans. Mandela was an activist and former president of South Africa who helped bring the apartheid system to an end in 1994, after he was released from 27 years of imprisonment. (more...)
WorldTour wrap: Landa the lost and the Tour de France's best fans WorldTour wrap: Landa the lost and the Tour de France's best fans
- July 18, 2017

Fifth-place Jakob Fuglsang, another Astana rider expected to play a key role alongside Aru in the mountains, was caught in the same crash. Vaughters said Uran will not be content with a podium finish in Paris. Not Fabio's favorite ground. "He's never shy to attack from far out. It's thanks to them I'm still in yellow this evening", Froome said. As Matt White told Cyclingnews, Froome's rivals will need a significant buffer going into that stage if they're going to win the Tour. (more...)
Manchester City Striker Nolito Joins Sevilla on Three Year Deal Manchester City Striker Nolito Joins Sevilla on Three Year Deal
- July 17, 2017

The Spanish forward join City last season but struggled for game under Pep Guardiola , having only made 19 appearances in the Premier League. Nolito had previously played under Guardiola at Barcelona and was his second signing as City boss, arriving at the Etihad shortly after German midfielder Ilkay Gundogan. (more...)
Froome loses yellow jersey, Bardet wins stage Froome loses yellow jersey, Bardet wins stage
- July 14, 2017

The Italian leads Froome by six seconds and Bardet by 25, with Uran - second behind Bardet and just ahead of Aru in Thursday's 12th stage - in fourth place, 55 seconds off the pace. "It was a very, very hard finish", he said. Defending champion Froome was reduced to zig-zagging up the double-digit airstrip finale as his rivals threw down the hammer at the conclusion of a 214.5km stage from Pau from which Team Sky had sucked all the life - until the race blew apart inside the final ... (more...)
India's Mithali Raj sets ODI runs record India's Mithali Raj sets ODI runs record
- July 14, 2017

She also reached another milestone by becoming the first woman ever to touch the 6K runs landmark in ODIs. England's 76-run win over New Zealand keeps them at the top of the table on net run rate, with Australia in second. The slow bowlers have accounted for 28 of the 39 wickets that the Indians have claimed in the six matches. "We started well, but we have not been consistent with the way we wanted to play in the tournament", admitted Raj. (more...)
Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles Considering Adding PGs Rajon Rondo Or Tyler Ennis Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles Considering Adding PGs Rajon Rondo Or Tyler Ennis
- July 13, 2017

Of all National Basketball Association teams, the Nets were in the best position to land shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Rondo and Lonzo would certainly be an interesting point guard duo ... That it happened this late in the offseason left Caldwell-Pope without many options, and played right into the Lakers' hands. More specifically, the Lakers were one of the two teams that had more than $15 million in cap space. (more...)
Malcolm Turnbull has emotional meeting with vendors at Borough Markets Malcolm Turnbull has emotional meeting with vendors at Borough Markets
- July 12, 2017

The Liberal party has been embroiled in scandal in recent months amid rising tensions between conservative and moderate ministers. Despite Tony Abbott running an open campaign of destabilisation against his successor on the basis his positions are too centrist, Turnbull retains strong approval from Coalition voters, with 71% approving of the job he is doing as prime minister, and 83% nominating him as better prime minister. (more...)
Virginia Wade hails Johanna Konta Wimbledon performance Virginia Wade hails Johanna Konta Wimbledon performance
- July 12, 2017

Konta took down No. 21 Caroline Garcia of France in three sets 7-6 (7-3), 4-6, 6-4 to become the first British woman in 33 years to advance to the quarterfinals at Wimbledon . In a nod to that episode, Konta described the crowd as incredible, adding: "I think they were a little over-enthusiastic in parts, but I definitely can not complain with the amount of support and general good feeling they were wishing my way". (more...)
6 month long course on GST launched by Lucknow University 6 month long course on GST launched by Lucknow University
- July 11, 2017

In a tweet, the IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad disclosed that the mobile app could be downloaded from Google Play Store . This app is now available on the Android Play Store and soon launched on iOS platform. The University is also planning to organize an open seminar for faculty members, students, traders and businessmen on the GST and the key speakers for the seminar will be prominent tax officers, charted accountants and consultants. (more...)
US Likely To Test THAAD Missile Defense System This Month US Likely To Test THAAD Missile Defense System This Month
- July 10, 2017

The test is not something new following the North Korean test launch of a intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM ) earlier this week. "The nation with overwhelmingly the greatest leverage over North Korea is China". North Korea's first intercontinental ballistic missile test has shifted the dynamic in the confrontation with Washington over its nuclear and missile programmes. (more...)
Philadelphia 76ers sign No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz Philadelphia 76ers sign No. 1 overall pick Markelle Fultz
- July 10, 2017

Markelle Fultz was injured during the third quarter where he elevated to block a shot and landed on an opposing player's foot. There's just too much positive happening in Philly right now for it to end before they even get off the ground. (more...)
Israel condemns UNESCO's Hebron declaration as 'shameful' Israel condemns UNESCO's Hebron declaration as 'shameful'
- July 10, 2017

The city - which is holy to Jews, Muslims and Christians - is the largest in the West Bank, with more than 200,000 Palestinians and a few hundred Israeli settlers. The Arab League (AL) on Saturday hailed a decision by the United Nations to register the Old City of Hebron as a World Heritage site under the State of Palestine. (more...)
Padraig Harrington on the Irish Open: Padraig Harrington on the Irish Open: "We can't take it for granted"
- July 10, 2017

That proved good enough to earn the last of those berths on the strength of a higher world ranking than Daniel Im after the American dropped a shot at the last. Rahm would go on to win the tournament by a whopping six shots. Ruddy himself said afterwards "it's the people that make it so special" and 2018 will showcase to the world not just one of his masterpieces but the famous Donegal hospitality. (more...)
Top pick DJ Wilson scores 11 as Milwaukee drops Summer League opener Top pick DJ Wilson scores 11 as Milwaukee drops Summer League opener
- July 10, 2017

Derek Willis, who signed a summer league deal with the Detroit Pistons , averaged 3.5 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game. Rookie D.J. Wilson was the only other Buck in double figures, amassing 11 points, five rebounds and two assists. (more...)