• Davinson Sanchez On Bench - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Burnley Confirmed
Davinson Sanchez On Bench - Tottenham Hotspur Team vs Burnley Confirmed

It was a tough game. We played well. But still the team is showing a lack of concentration in different situations. Chelsea are not off to the start they'd hoped for to their latest defense of a Premier League title, but they have a chance to start getting their season rolling with a win over Everton on Sunday that could put them back in th...

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  • Swansea City striker Jordan Ayew eyes Crystal Palace scalp on Saturday
Swansea City striker Jordan Ayew eyes Crystal Palace scalp on Saturday

The visitors took the lead two minutes before the interval when Abraham met Leroy Fer's cross and steered the ball past Wayne Hennessey from seven yards out. Goals either side of half time from Tammy Abraham and Jordan Ayew were enough to see the Swans secure that maiden league success of 2017/18 - a result that never appeared to be in doubt ...

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  • ATP Beijing: Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray headline entry list
ATP Beijing: Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray headline entry list

He's won the title twice; Federer , the No. 3 seed, has taken first five times. This will be the Brit's first tennis competition since Wimbledon 2017, where he was shown the exit door in the quarter-final round by Sam Querry. He's played just nine Grand Slam tournaments in his brief career and hasn't been past the fourth round. He will learn the i...

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  • Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho praises impact from the bench
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho praises impact from the bench

Gabriel Jesus had cancelled out Charlie Daniels' stunning strike as City came from behind for a second win from three games following Monday's draw with Everton , who play Chelsea on Sunday. "This is great for Jose Mourinho . I'm happy for them, for Marouane, for Jesse, for Marcus". There is no Premier League action next weekend due to the ...

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  • Tottenham vs Burnley predictions and betting tips
Tottenham vs Burnley predictions and betting tips

Burnley will relish a rare visit to the 90,000-seater ground, but manager Sean Dyche will stress that it is business as usual for the Clarets as they look to claim a second scalp on the road after having already defeated Chelsea at Stamford Bridge .

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  • Champions League Draw: Who Chelsea could face in the Group Stage
Champions League Draw: Who Chelsea could face in the Group Stage

And there are both dream and nightmare scenarios that could await Chelsea , Tottenham , Manchester City , Manchester United and Jurgen Klopp's men in the group stage. And it's fair to say neither covered themselves in glory against Astana's unsafe strike force of Junior Kabananga and Patrick Twumasi. "They threw everything at it, they change...

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  • Roy Hodgson thinks Wayne Rooney could make England return
Roy Hodgson thinks Wayne Rooney could make England return

Like most of the others in that elite group, Rooney experienced the frustration of tournament football when England underwhelmed rather than overcame. He also leaves as England's most-capped outfield player with 119 appearances. Rooney spoke to his loved ones and well-wishers before announcing the move.

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  • Cavaliers trade Kyrie Irving to Celtics
Cavaliers trade Kyrie Irving to Celtics

Thomas had a breakout season with the Celtics in 2016, leading them to their first Eastern Conference Finals since 2012, where they lost to - the Cavaliers. After excelling at the Cavaliers as the second option for the team, Irving looks set to really come into his own as a leader for the Celtics. The majority of fans were upset over the loss...

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  • Kevin Owens battles AJ Styles, Roode debuts
Kevin Owens battles AJ Styles, Roode debuts

Wasting no time in showing off her new Smackdown's Women championship, Natalya bragging quickly earned her a spot in a tag team match against Naomi and Becky Lynch. Money in the Bank winners of the past have always known exactly when to cash in their golden contract. Carmella tries to stay out of the match but once she's tagged in, Naomi ...

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  • As Bullpen Stumbles, Yankees Fall to Five Games Back of Red Sox
As Bullpen Stumbles, Yankees Fall to Five Games Back of Red Sox

BOSTON (AP) - Boston Red Sox lefthander Drew Pomeranz left Friday night's game against the New York Yankees in the middle of a batter with back spasms. Kennedy said, "I'm very, very proud to work for an ownership group that is committed to creating an inclusive environment for the fans, the players and the employees".

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  • Bills WR Boldin retiring,
Bills WR Boldin retiring, "My life's goal is bigger than football"

At this time, I feel drawn to make the larger fight for human rights a priority. He moved on to Baltimore in 2010 and spent three years there. His cousin, Corey Jones, was shot to death by a plainclothes police officer in 2015 after Jones' van broke down on the side of a South Florida highway.

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  • Bangladesh v Australia: Tourists face 'challenge' after tour match washed out
Bangladesh v Australia: Tourists face 'challenge' after tour match washed out

The Aussies were due to play a two day match against a Bangladesh Cricket Board XI, starting on August 22nd, in Fattulah. "We have been hunted for a while and now it is time for us to become the hunters and get back to where we belong", the Daily Telegraph quoted Lehmann as writing.

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  • Broncos likely to name Siemian starter
Broncos likely to name Siemian starter

Anderson got into the end zone and Brandon McManus kicked four field goals, the majority of focus was on the ongoing competition between the Broncos' two quarterbacks. He threw for 3,401 yards to go with 18 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. Denver still isn't likely much closer to making a decision on whom the starter will be despite vice presid...

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  • Quite a weekend for Kyle Busch
Quite a weekend for Kyle Busch

His fourth-place in Saturday night's 500-lap donnybrook at Bristol Motor Speedway was his fourth top-5 and fifth top-10 in his last six starts. Busch's win came at the expense of Jones, who is still seeking his first win on the Monster Energy Series.

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  • India crush Sri Lanka by 9 wickets
India crush Sri Lanka by 9 wickets

When it has to come it will come. "I embrace that period also". And when I am doing well, I am still focussing on my processes. Shikhar Dhawan made 132 in 90 deliveries to help his side cruise to the easy target. "I thought they will score 300 runs but they lost lot of wickets in the middle and we dominated the game", said Dhawan. In worldwid...

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  • Rafael Benitez: 'I can not change our transfer situation'
Rafael Benitez: 'I can not change our transfer situation'

Huddersfield have no fresh fitness concerns ahead of today's clash, the Terriers' first ever Premier League home game. Provisional squad: Elliot, Darlow, Manquillo, Gamez, Haidara, Lascelles, Clark, Mbemba, Hayden, Merino, Ritchie, Atsu, Murphy, Aarons, De Jong, Diame, Perez, Gayle, Joselu, Mitrovic.

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  • Los Angeles Lakers release statement on tampering charges
Los Angeles Lakers release statement on tampering charges

However, the Lakers did confirm that they are "cooperating fully with the NBA ". CHNI Sports Oklahoma has not received an indication that the tampering investigation is related specifically to Johnson's comments while on Kimmel, though the investigation is "centered on possible impermissible contact between Magic Johnson and Paul George...

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  • Sir Colin Meads 'one of NZ's rugby greats - but so much more'
Sir Colin Meads 'one of NZ's rugby greats - but so much more'

Sir Colin Meads at the All Blacks test against Wales in Dunedin, 19 June 2010, and at a rugby coaching school in Taumarunui on 30 May 1976. Six minutes in, Colin "Pinetree" Meads, having been kicked in the arm, emerged from a ruck with it dangling by his side.

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  • Jesé Rodríguez scores on Stoke City debut against Arsenal
Jesé Rodríguez scores on Stoke City debut against Arsenal

Stoke City host Arsenal at the Britannia stadium today, kick-off is scheduled for 17:30 (GMT). Like Bojan , benched here, Ibrahim Afellay , missing through injury, and Xherdan Shaqiri , who lasted 20 minutes before leaving the field with injury, Jese's career so far is a tale of seemingly limitless talent lapsing into diminishing returns.

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  • Chelsea are demanding 'impossible' fee from Atletico Madrid- Diego Costa
Chelsea are demanding 'impossible' fee from Atletico Madrid- Diego Costa

Yet in the space of just a couple of months, Conte has seen his position of strength crumble and he only has himself to blame for the situation he now finds himself in, with pressure unquestionably mounting to get the club back on track. I repeat: "for me, it is the past", Conte added. And Conte is keen to lead out Chelsea in their new surroundin...

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  • Cook, Root steady England in day-night test against West Indies
Cook, Root steady England in day-night test against West Indies

Joe Root entered Test cricket's fearless new world with a familiar onslaught of old-school run-harvesting, as he and his senior statesman, Alastair Cook , made light of another flimsy top-order showing from their new boys to rack up an imposing 176-run stand that has already spanned the best part of three-and-a-half hours.

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  • Supreme Court directs NIA to probe love jihad case in Kerala
Supreme Court directs NIA to probe love jihad case in Kerala

Ravindran, a retired judge of the apex court , said a bench a bench of Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud. Live Law reports that the apex court chose to order an NIA probe after Additional Solicitor General Maninder Singh pointed out that Hadiya's was not an isolated case.

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  • Tampa pro teams donating money to remove local Confederate monument
Tampa pro teams donating money to remove local Confederate monument

The Lightning, Rays and Buccaneers released a joint statement Thursday on Twitter announcing that they will contribute funds to help remove a Confederate statue from in front of a Tampa Bay courthouse. White nationalists marched there, in part, to protest the impending removal of a statue of Robert E. Lee, the key Confederate military figure in...

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  • Sean Payton explains Saints' decision to fire orthopedists
Sean Payton explains Saints' decision to fire orthopedists

Breaux will have to undergo surgery and if not for the misdiagnosis he could have done so already. After missing an NBA-most 351 games to injury in 2015-16, the Pelicans brought on Suri to lead the team's medical staff. "For almost 10 years, Ochsner Health System has had a long-standing relationship with the New Orleans Saints organization". The ...

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  • Milwaukee Bucks Rumors: Bucks have shown interest in Kyrie Irving
Milwaukee Bucks Rumors: Bucks have shown interest in Kyrie Irving

Kyrie Irving wants out of Cleveland and has made it known that he wants to end up in NY. Knicks power forward/center Kristaps Porzingis . This is the logic that the Raptors' general manager Bobby Webster used when he explained to TSN why he offered the Cavaliers a deal for their star point guard.

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  • Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton gets beer shower after mashing 43rd homer
Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton gets beer shower after mashing 43rd homer

It was the 250th homer of Stanton's career. No. 40 was all exit velo, and then some. The record comes just hours after Stanton won the National League Player of the Week. Dee Gordon is 9-for-20 with five runs scored against San Francisco this season. D'Arnaud hustled to third to complete a short toss and an 8-2-5 double play.

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  • Diego Costa's Chelsea saga and five other infamous player standoffs
Diego Costa's Chelsea saga and five other infamous player standoffs

Chelsea striker Diego Costa reveals he has been in touch with Jose Mourinho . We reported earlier on Monday that Costa has been fined two weeks' wages by Chelsea for failing to return to pre-season training with the club. "They want me training with the reserves". Wright did concede that if this was how Conte did deal with the situation...

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  • Arsenal risk losing Sanchez for free, Wenger says
Arsenal risk losing Sanchez for free, Wenger says

The Gunners' next outing will see them travel to Stoke on Saturday, with Wenger facing a selection poser regarding whether or not to draft Sanchez into his plans for the trip to the bet365 Stadium - a notoriously tricky hunting ground for his side.

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  • Jordan Montgomery limits Red Sox
Jordan Montgomery limits Red Sox

So, I mean I think that can be a misleading number. Chris Sale struck out 12 in his latest dominant performance, but Boston trailed 2-1 before the 20-year-old Devers connected on a 103 miles per hour fastball and became the second left-handed hitter to homer off Chapman in his eight-year career.

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  • Zidane: Real Madrid Will Appeal Ronaldo's Red Card Vs Barcelona
Zidane: Real Madrid Will Appeal Ronaldo's Red Card Vs Barcelona

Luis Suarez was adjudged to have been brought down in the penalty area, though, replays showed the striker made a meal of going for the ball with Madrid keeper, Keylor Navas . "We played a great game but I am annoyed by Cristiano's sending-off", said Real coach Zinedine Zidane . The final decision will be taken by the federation and Real Ma...

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  • Tottenham win first game of the season against Newcastle
Tottenham win first game of the season against Newcastle

He told Sky Sports: "It's one of those things but he's a great player and I'm sure he's going to be disappointed. We kept the ball moving, which was hard at times, but I don't want to talk about it too much". Dele Alli bagged the opener, on the stretch, the midfielder put the ball into the back of the net with an hour played. The England worldwi...

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  • Conor McGregor plans to rule fight game with 'iron fist'
Conor McGregor plans to rule fight game with 'iron fist'

He also said McGregor booked a 12-round session one day after Malignaggi flew across the country, in order to catch him while he was jet-lagged. UFC Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor has been training hard for his upcoming boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr., and there's footage to prove it.

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  • London 2017: Farah finishes with 5000m silver
London 2017: Farah finishes with 5000m silver

Ethiopia's Muktar Edris , right, celebrates winning the 5 000m gold medal as Britain's Mo Farah , third right, takes the silver. 2005 marathon world champion Paul Radcliffe: " Mo Farah just doesn't have the pace in his legs anymore to be able to live with challengers like that but this isn't the end of Mo Farah in athletics".

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  • Tottenham boss Pochettino responds to Rose's entitled comments
Tottenham boss Pochettino responds to Rose's entitled comments

However it will be his decision whether to sell Rose if a suitable offer is made. In short, Spurs fans are bracing themselves for another transfer window that could go all the way to deadline day, and are fearful of another Moussa Sissoko-esque panic buy.

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  • London braced for Usain Bolt's farewell
London braced for Usain Bolt's farewell

On Saturday, August 12, Bolt is slated to run in his last race overall, representing Jamaica in the 4x100m relay finals . And Bolt relished the adulation at the 60,000-capacity Olympic Stadium. Few things can compare to the phenomenon of watching Bolt make futile the efforts of the other runners. The Germans, fourth at last year's Olympics, go...

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