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Sports Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul suspended pending inquiry
Author: 0 Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul suspended pending inquiry

Both Pandya and Rahul have been reprimanded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which is mulling a ban on the cricketers. After cricketer Hardik Pandya's remarks about women on Karan Johar's chat show Koffee With Karan season 6, a throwback video from the popular show has now irked audiences.

Sports Batshuayi to leave Valencia early amid Everton rumours
Author: 0 Batshuayi to leave Valencia early amid Everton rumours

Chelsea centre-forward Michy Batshuayi is set to return to Stamford Bridge from a disappointing loan spell with Spanish club Valencia . Alemany said on marca.com: " Batshuayi's situation is very clear. And it is now being reported by The Mirror that Everton are keen on signing the Belgian, who would cost around £14m. Everton have been crying out for a prolific frontman with Cenk Tosun falling out of favour under Marco Silva, and Oumar Niasse deemed not good enough.

Sports 'Not for sale' - West Ham oppose Arnautovic's request for China switch
Author: 0 'Not for sale' - West Ham oppose Arnautovic's request for China switch

And it appears the bright lights and big bucks of China have caught the attention of the Austrian. West Ham United star Samir Nasri has admitted that he cried when he thought that his career was over. 'I am sure his head will be in the game against Arsenal and it will not affect his performance'. West Ham are now operating without creative playmakers Manuel Lanzini, Jack Wilshere and Andriy Yarmolenko due to injury, and although Samir Nasri has come in to help in their absence, ...

Sports India vs Australia | Never Seen a Batsman Concentrate Like Pujara: Langer
Author: 0 India vs Australia | Never Seen a Batsman Concentrate Like Pujara: Langer

The number of statements made on Pujara, which ideally weren't in his favour, kind of undermined (diminished) his contribution. India's series win has come at a time when Pakistan have lost badly in South Africa and the entire cricket set-up has been under pressure because of the lacklustre performances in recent times.

Sports Padraig Harrington named as Europe's 2020 Ryder Cup Captain
Author: 0 Padraig Harrington named as Europe's 2020 Ryder Cup Captain

A victor in four of his six Ryder Cup appearances as a player, Harrington was also a vice-captain in 2014 and 2016 under Paul McGinley and Darren Clarke. He was the first American to top the official world golf rankings in 1992 and was a two-time victor of the Ryder Cup as a player; featuring as a vice-captain in the 2012 edition took his total involvements to six.

Sports Juventus to finalise deal for Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey?
Author: 0 Juventus to finalise deal for Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey?

Since joining the Gunners from Cardiff City in 2008, the 28-year-old has established himself as a steady presence in the Arsenal midfield, making 252 Premier League appearances in which he scored 52 goals. "His future is individually for him, for his family, his agent". Club officials reportedly regretted the £350,000 a week deal given to Mesut Ozil and were determined to avoid a repeat, even if it meant losing a player of Ramsey's ability.

Sports Mourinho takes TV pundit job after denying Benfica link
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Manchester United's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho reacts after the UEFA Europa League final football match Ajax Amsterdam v Manchester United on May 24, 2017 at the Friends Arena in Solna outside Stockholm. Mourinho said he was happy at being linked with a return, but prefers not to be talked about in public about when out of work. It's not a gamble in the dark, the clubs are trying to hire a player or a coach they know because they've already been there.

Sports Serena Williams faces tough draw in Australian Open
Author: 0 Serena Williams faces tough draw in Australian Open

Wozniacki, ranked three, started last season by winning her first Grand Slam in Melbourne and returning to world number one, but ended it in October with the bombshell announcement that she had been diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. Defending champion and third-seeded Caroline Wozniacki , who claimed her first major title a year ago by beating Halep in the final of the Australian Open, will start the defense of her title against Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium.

Sports A possible Dolphins QB prospect is reportedly entering the NFL Draft
Author: 0 A possible Dolphins QB prospect is reportedly entering the NFL Draft

Maybe he was just speaking broadly with cliches or a touch of an overstatement, but Kliff Kingsbury once said he'd take Kyler Murray with the No. 1 pick in the draft. He's phenomenal. I've never seen him have a bad outing, not one. He wasn't able to pilot the Sooners to a College Football Playoff title, but he still put up impressive numbers against tough defenses all year-long.

Sports Title favorites face tricky early schedule at Australian Open
Author: 0 Title favorites face tricky early schedule at Australian Open

Eighth-seeded Kei Nishikori, who opened the season with a title in Brisbane, is a potential quarterfinal rival and No. 4 Alexander Zverev looms as a semifinal opponent if both players advance that far. An exchange followed, with Murray even offering to sort her out a ticket for his first-round match against Roberto Bautista Agut . If it would happen defending this title, I would gladly accept it.

Sports Wawrinka comments on Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal, Novak Djokovic's dominance
Author: 0 Wawrinka comments on Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal, Novak Djokovic's dominance

The draw for the first Grand Slam of the season was made on Thursday and the top seeds could face some early tests of their title credentials when play gets underway on Monday. 99 Denis Istomin , while fellow six-time Melbourne victor and men's top seed Novak Djokovic plays a qualifier in the first round. Second seeded Nadal begins against Australian James Duckworth , fourth seed Alexander Zverev faces Slovenian Aljaz Bedene while last year's runner-up Marin Cilic has a tricky ...

Sports Sam Darnold impressed with new Jets head coach Adam Gase
Author: 0 Sam Darnold impressed with new Jets head coach Adam Gase

According to reports , the Jets have interviewed McCarthy, Jim Caldwell, Todd Monken, Eric Bieniemy and Adam Gase for the position. According to ESPN's Jeff Darlington , a deal between the Jets and Gase will be finalized late Wednesday or early Thursday.

Sports Bayern Confirm They Want To Sign Chelsea Attacker
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Hudson-Odoi now has 18 months remaining on his contract and despite Chelsea's best efforts, it has been claimed that his representatives have no interest in entertaining an extension to that deal. Alonso played the full 90 minutes of Tuesday's 1-0 defeat to Tottenham in the first leg of the EFL Cup semi-final - a game decided by Harry Kane's penalty following VAR controversy.

Sports Alvaro Morata Edging Closer To LaLiga Return
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Atletico Madrid have joined Sevilla in the hunt for Chelsea forward Alvaro Morata . Morata's agent has travelled to London to discuss the possibility of a loan move to Sevilla, while there is also interest from Atletico Madrid and clubs in Italy.

Sports Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins clarifies postgame comments
Author: 0 Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins clarifies postgame comments

He has entered the NBA's concussion protocol and there is no timeline for his return, the Thunder said in Wednesday's update. "I don't know what's wrong with him". "I hope he gets healthy soon and comes back stronger". He shouldn't be taking any blame for it whatsoever. It's just one of those insane plays that happen.

Sports Students and fans of Clemson University celebrate championship
Author: 0 Students and fans of Clemson University celebrate championship

Lawrence threw for 347 yards with three touchdowns and no interceptions, and he will have a lot of help returning on offense too with running back Travis Etienne and wide receiver Justyn Ross. The Crimson Tide beat the Tigers in last year's semifinals before beating Georgia in the title game. He also became the first true freshman quarterback to start and win a national title since 1986 .

Sports Patrick McCaw To Sign With Raptors
Author: 0 Patrick McCaw To Sign With Raptors

McCaw was sidelined for nearly two months with a bone bruise in his lower back near the end of last season after a horrific fall during a game at Sacramento. The NBA is trying to find out if there was any wrongdoing when the Cavs signed McCaw to a deal in late December, when McCaw was a restricted free agent with the Golden State Warriors .

Sports Roger Federer reveals what he will do in ten years
Author: 0 Roger Federer reveals what he will do in ten years

The 17-time Grand Slam victor sensibly cut short his 2018 season after bookending it with another injury retirement in the US Open semi-final. "I think what I would like to say is that I've been incredibly fortunate to having had the right people at the right time".

Sports Jurgen Klopp rates Ki-Jana Hoever's Liverpool debut against Wolves
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp rates Ki-Jana Hoever's Liverpool debut against Wolves

The FA Cup defeat also condemned Liverpool to consecutive defeats for the first time this season, following their 2-1 league defeat to Manchester City , and it also meant that the side are now winless in the new calendar year. "You certainly couldn't attach any blame to the young lads". "James Milner has been nearly faultless this season but he made a bad mistake and got punished with their opening goal".

Sports France to crack down on unauthorised protests, Europe News & Top Stories
Author: 0 France to crack down on unauthorised protests, Europe News & Top Stories

Seven weeks into rebellion marked by weekly clashes in Paris and other French cities, Mr Philippe said the government would introduce a "new law punishing those who do not respect the requirement to declare (protests), those who take part in unauthorised demonstrations and those who arrive at demonstrations wearing face masks".

Sports Timberwolves fire coach Tom Thibodeau
Author: 0 Timberwolves fire coach Tom Thibodeau

Monty Williams and Chauncey Billups have also been reportedly discussed. "I think (Saunders) is going to be great". I think he's going to do a great job, especially because you can talk to him. Hoiberg was sacked by Chicago in early December. After a strenuous offseason and hard start to the regular season, the Minnesota Timberwolves have relived Tom Thibodeau of his coaching duties after three seasons.

Sports Clough urges Burton to savour experience as they chase Man City upset
Author: 0 Clough urges Burton to savour experience as they chase Man City upset

The best way is to do what we did. When Wigan put us out of the FA Cup last season I was sad. The Owls and Hatters drew their initial Third Round tie 0-0, and the incentive for both sides in their upcoming replay will be a chance to test themselves at the home of the Premier League giants.

Sports Salah retains CAF African Player of the Year gong
Author: 0 Salah retains CAF African Player of the Year gong

The Egyptian King collected his award at a ceremony in Senegal and ended up dancing with teammate Sadio Mane and a bunch people wearing traditional African dress. It completes another award-filled year for the 26-year-old after he also retained the BBC African Footballer of the Year prize and finished sixth in the Ballon d'Or standings.

Sports AC Milan’s Higuain poised for Chelsea move
Author: 0 AC Milan’s Higuain poised for Chelsea move

AC Milan sporting director Leonardo has told Gonzalo Higuain to focus on the job in hand and ignore interest from Chelsea. AC Milan sporting director Leonardo has commented on HIGUAIN. Higuain played under Sarri at Napoli in 2015-16, and enjoyed the most productive season of his career with 38 goals in 42 games. "We want to continue to take the club forward and the team forward, and to do that, we've got to keep our best player".

Sports Modric after new Real defeat: ‘Our problems are not normal’
Author: 0 Modric after new Real defeat: ‘Our problems are not normal’

Santiago Solari is not there yet, even if he was asked afterwards if he deserved to keep his job. "We will do everything to win the next match". The triple European champions also had a habit of letting in early goals under Solari's predecessor Julen Lopetegui, conceding within the opening 10 minutes of three matches before the Spaniard was sacked at the end of October.

Sports Broncos hire Vic Fangio: Instant analysis of Denver's new head coach
Author: 0 Broncos hire Vic Fangio: Instant analysis of Denver's new head coach

The 60-year-old began his NFL coaching career in 1986 with the New Orleans Saints and has spent his entire coaching career on the defensive side of the football. He agreed in principle to become the Buccaneers' new defensive coordinator on a staff with Bruce Arians, under whom he served in Arizona. Fangio has never been a head coach at any level.

Sports ‘Signs Pointing’ To Browns Hiring This Coach
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In eight games under Kitchens , Mayfield completed 68.4 percent of his passes for 2,254 yards, 19 touchdowns, and eight interceptions. Kitchens became a fan favorite in Cleveland after the Browns' offense improved with him calling plays down the stretch of the season.

Sports Timothy Weah expecting to play as a No. 9 with Celtic
Author: 0 Timothy Weah expecting to play as a No. 9 with Celtic

Weah - son of former Ballon d'Or victor George, now president of Liberia - will spend the rest of the 2018-19 campaign with Brendan Rodgers' Scottish Premiership leaders. "The little bit of experience I have will benefit me but I feel that by being here, learning from all the other guys and the coaching staff, combined with hard work and dedication, then I'll be able to give the fans what they want".

Sports Bayern Munich to sign Benjamin Pavard from Stuttgart at end of season
Author: 0 Bayern Munich to sign Benjamin Pavard from Stuttgart at end of season

Pavard's status skyrocketed last summer when the centre-back scored the goal of the World Cup with a stunning net-busting strike in a 4-3 last-16 win over Argentina that set France on their way to the Russian Federation 2018 title. "He is a young player, a world champions and we are happy to have signed him". Bayern are now second in the Bundesliga table and face a fight to retain their title.