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Sports Insider makes Man United transfer claim about David De Gea
Author: 0 Insider makes Man United transfer claim about David De Gea

As a whole, the 20 teams' worth went up 3% from a year ago, although technically nine of the 20 declined due to the value of the USA dollar rising. Spanish giants Barcelona were placed second with an overall worth of 3.64bn US Dollars (£2.82bn), with rivals Real, who won both the LaLiga title and Champions League last season, in third place at 3.58bn US Dollars (£2.77bn), having been top since 2013.

Sports Magic Johnson: Showtime Lakers would sweep 2017 Warriors
Author: 0 Magic Johnson: Showtime Lakers would sweep 2017 Warriors

Pat Riley: You want to go down and shoot the game of threes, try (putting) someone on Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. So I never really understand that, nor do I get off into it. "If you don't win, and someone say, oh, man, he's the best player in the world, I mean, what do you get from that?" [Johnson] could've scored 30 points a game if he wanted to.

Sports Wawrinka, Murray, Halep in action in 4th round in Paris
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Three matches will have to be completed on Sunday. Seventh seed Marin Cilic established himself as a contender for the French Open title after sweeping past Feliciano Lopez 6-1 6-3 6-3 on Saturday to reach the last 16 without dropping a set.

Author: 0 Manchester United must pay Belotti's release clause of €100m - Torino president

The story also claims that, contrary to what has been reported in recent days, Manchester United's pursuit of Morata is completely separate to suggestions that the Red Devils could sell goalkeeper David De Gea to Real Madrid . But Gianluca Petrachi, Torino's sporting director, said the club had yet to receive any concrete offers. "After that, there's a release clause that would force me to sell him, providing someone came in with €100m from overseas".

Sports Kumble re-applies for India coaching job
Author: 0 Kumble re-applies for India coaching job

Craig McDermott had also applied but BCCI claimed his documents did not reach on time and hence he won't be considered. The Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) is expected to conduct the interviews with the shortlisted applicants on Wednesday and Thursday in London.

Author: 0 Why can't the Afghan government protect Kabul?

Police said the bomb was hidden in a sewage tanker. Javed Faisal, spokesman for the Office of Chief Executive in the National Unity Government (NUG), told reporters in Kabul last week the " Kabul Initiative" conference would be attended by top ranking officials from the region, the USA, the United Nations, the EU, Norway, Canada and Central Asia.

Sports Star duo leads the way for Warriors
Author: 0 Star duo leads the way for Warriors

Curry and Kevin Durant tag-teamed the Warriors within two victories of another championship. "It's been a great run, but none of that matters unless we can finish the job", said the Warriors' head coach, Steve Kerr . Fellow starters Tristan Thompson (eight points, four rebounds) and J.R. Smith (scoreless) were invisible again and no one on the bench stepped up leaving King James helpless for much of the night.

Sports Wahab ruled out of Champions Trophy with ankle injury
Author: 0 Wahab ruled out of Champions Trophy with ankle injury

Wahab, who has now been ruled out of the rest of the tournament, tweeted Wednesday: "My performance has let down my nation n team". He was later ascorted off the field by the physio. He made his debut for the national side in the Twenty20 format against West Indies last year and added one more cap against the same side earlier this year.

Author: 0 ABC is off and running with NBA Finals

The Warriors still haven't lost through 14 games in these playoffs and are two more wins away from taking the Larry O'Brien Trophy back from Cleveland. Outside of James and Love, few Cavaliers have proven worthy of their hearty challenge at hand, so it'd be tough to bet against Golden State at this point, even on the road.

Author: 0 Woakes ruled out of Champions Trophy with side strain

Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell feels that Bangladesh's bowling is their weak point as they head into their second match of the ICC Champions Trophy against Bangladesh on Monday. "It was then a matter of seeing how bad it would be on the scan results". England seamer Chris Woakes has insisted that his recent stint in the 2017 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) should not be blamed for his injury.

Author: 0 UK's May sees lead slip further, still set for majority - Opinium poll

Indeed, some polls are now showing her party is less than 5 percentage points ahead of the opposition at the national level and well behind the opposition in London . Sanders backer prepares to challenge Paul Ryan in 2018 Trump cements "America First" doctrine with Paris withdrawal MORE' (I-Vt.) presidential campaign, Corbyn's far-left electoral promises of re-nationalizing key industries, imposing high taxes on the rich and increasing social spending are resonating with large parts ...

Sports Real Madrid wins UEFA Champions League
Author: 0 Real Madrid wins UEFA Champions League

While Cuadrado contemplated becoming the first substitute to get sent off in a Champions League final after earning two bookings inside 18 minutes, Ramos took centre stage in the trophy presentation, lifting the huge cup as his team celebrated becoming the first to successfully defend the title since 1990.

Sports Lynch decided on comeback after Raiders announced move
Author: 0 Lynch decided on comeback after Raiders announced move

The Raiders and Seahawks agrees to a trade that allowed Lynch to come out of retirement and play in Oakland. That was probably the thinking when the Raiders signed Lynch to a two-year deal this offseason. Lynch displayed a burst of speed going through a gaping hole and then spinning around a player who appears to be safety Reggie Nelson before a fake celebratory leap into the end zone.

Sports After watching India-Pakistan match, Vijay Mallya arrived at Virat Kohli's dinner
Author: 0 After watching India-Pakistan match, Vijay Mallya arrived at Virat Kohli's dinner

TV cameras spotted a suited Mallya , basking in the sun, sitting in the VIP stand and enjoying the cricket. "I am proud to support the work of Justice and Care". "And nearly everyone, except our captain who was host of the event, left the scene", a senior BCCI official told DNA. Mallya's presence is one of the reasons that the team left early.

Sports Romelu Lukaku confirms talks with other club ahead of likely Everton exit
Author: 0 Romelu Lukaku confirms talks with other club ahead of likely Everton exit

I don't want to stay at the same level. Everton striker Romelu Lukaku will choose to snub Manchester United in favour of signing a deal worth upwards of £80m with former club Chelsea , according to reports . The major reason why Lukaku is leaving the Toffes is the lure of Champions League football which he has repeatedly said he wanted. The Belgium worldwide is also a target for Manchester United and is expected to leave the Toffees for £100million.

Sports Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead
Author: 0 Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

What has made Rinne's performance so deflating is that Nashville had been driving possession for most of Game 2 and might have actually been the better team. The Predators were desperate to return home tied with a win to even the score. Breaking up the barrage of penalties was Nashville's Pontus Aberg , netting a wrist-shot past Penguins' goaltender Matt Murray .

Author: 0 Oracle beats Kiwis to earn America's Cup match bonus point

Conditions suggest light-air masters Emirates Team New Zealand will set up a rematch with Oracle Team USA , but there will be no margin for error. And although Japan's close ties to the US defenders have raised some questions over independence, skipper and CEO Barker says they operate separately on key areas of designing and configuring their catamarans.

Sports Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori French Open quarterfinals match preview
Author: 0 Andy Murray, Kei Nishikori French Open quarterfinals match preview

Murray has improved during every round at Roland Garros and will be favourite to progress in today's quarter-final against Kei Nishikori . But the 30-year-old - despite being broken on a couple of occasions - was never truly troubled and a combination of brilliant defensive work and a superior clinical edge meant Murray booked a last-eight meeting with either Kei Nishikori or Fernando Verdasco .

Sports 1000 injured in Turin after firecracker provoked stampede
Author: 0 1000 injured in Turin after firecracker provoked stampede

Emergency services were seen arriving to attend to the casualties, with hundreds said to have suffered injuries, five of which are reported to be serious. The square was littered with debris and people who came to watch the match left behind shoes and other belongings. Turin authorities began investigating the incident immediately, checking footage from the area's security cameras to determine what exactly caused the stampede.