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Sports Hawkeyes' Akrum Wadley Named to Doak Walker Watch List
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The Aurora native had a breakout season as a junior in 2016, rushing for 1,252 yards - almost a 600-yard improvement from his sophomore campaign (653). The 1,693 career rushing yards are fifth most by a Spartan through their sophomore season. Lindsey also returned two kickoffs for 31 yards during the season, which included a career-long 31-yard kickoff return at USC.

Sports Stevie Wonder says 'I Do' for third time
Author: 0 Stevie Wonder says 'I Do' for third time

A background vocalist, Marqueta Pippens , who performed at the event, shared photos and videos from the wedding on her Instagram account, but has since made her account private. "There were celebrity guests, including John Legend ", a source told the magazine. According to The Sun , Pharrell Williams and Usher also performed, before Wonder took the stage to serenade his new wife himself.

Sports £66m bid for Naby Keita rejected
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Leipzig finished second to Bayern Munich last season and are keen to keep their main playmaker for their Champions League campaign. " Liverpool have alternative options to Keita, but manager Klopp has said he would only abandon the chase reluctantly.

Sports Westley to make England debut in third South Africa test
Author: 0 Westley to make England debut in third South Africa test

The notable omission from the squad is Surrey's Mark Stoneman , who had been considered the frontrunner to replace Ballance following the diagnosis of a broken left index finger, sustained while batting in the second innings at Trent Bridge last week.

Sports Diamondbacks trade for outfielder JD Martinez
Author: 0 Diamondbacks trade for outfielder JD Martinez

You don't really know how you're going to feel. Martinez said if the Tigers had won more on June's west coast road trip it might have changed which direction the front office was heading. While getting Martinez can't be expected to help the Diamondbacks avoid the coin-toss Wild Card game , it seems that maybe they were anxious about just making it there.

Sports CAF Confirm Changes To AFCON
Author: 0 CAF Confirm Changes To AFCON

Players from 12 Premier League clubs featured in this year's Africa Cup of Nations , Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny scoring in Egypt's final defeat to Cameroon . Moving the tournament to the European summer months has always been seen as necessary for the Cup of Nations. One issue to be worked out is how the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifying competition, which has already started, will be tweaked to allow 24 teams and not 16 teams to qualify.

Sports OJ Simpson granted parole after 9 years in prison
Author: 0 OJ Simpson granted parole after 9 years in prison

Simpson, who earned the nickname "The Juice" during his playing days, claimed he was trying to recover mementos from his career which he said the dealers had stolen. Patti Glass-Goldman, Fred Goldman , and Kimberly Goldman pictured on March 8, 1995 during O.J. Simpson's murder trial in Los Angeles, CA. He has always maintained his innocence.

Sports Jordan Spieth, Brooks Koepka share the early lead at the British Open
Author: 0 Jordan Spieth, Brooks Koepka share the early lead at the British Open

The 65s of Ryder Cup team-mates Spieth and Koepka equalled the second lowest first round score in an Open at Birkdale, a shot outside Craig Stadler's record of 64 set in 1983. Spieth is coming off his second victory of the year last month at the Travelers Championship. "It won't stop me from trying to win it, though". Victor of both the Masters and US Open in 2015, Spieth had failed to break par in his last five opening rounds at a major before coming to the north-west English coast ...

Sports Derrick Rose meeting with the Lakers on Thursday
Author: 0 Derrick Rose meeting with the Lakers on Thursday

However, there is apparently one former MVP that could do just that, and - the Cavs hope - salvage their offseason. The former MVP might be on his way to Cleveland . Knee injuries have been an issue for Rose throughout his career. Rose's status: He has met with several teams in the past three weeks, including the Clippers and Bucks.

Author: 0 India bat against Australia in Women World Cup's semi-final

Raj was feisty about their prospects of facing England at Lord's on Sunday: "Playing a host in their own country is going to be a challenge". It is time for a flawless payback as India Women take on Australia Women in the semi-final of ICC Women's World Cup 2017 at County Ground, Derby .

Author: 0 West Ham close to deal for Leverkusen forward Hernandez

Arnautovic, who was in Switzerland for Stoke's preseason training camp, was only 12 months into a four-year contract, putting the Potters into a strong bargaining position. Earlier claims on Thursday morning from Germany stated that West Ham's initial offer of €16m wasn't enough for Bayer Leverkusen, who were looking for something closer to €20m.

Sports Amazon introduces an Instagram-like social shopping feed
Author: 0 Amazon introduces an Instagram-like social shopping feed

To post on Spark you have to be an Amazon Prime member, but then if you have the Amazon app and have been sucked into Amazon's ecosphere then you probably already subscribe. Even as Amazon has set the tone and pace for product discovery innovations, it still doesn't have a site or format that reflects the idea of a social network or a social media-style content feed.

Author: 0 Iwobi scores late equalizer as Arsenal beat Bayern

Poland striker Robert Lewandowski had given Bayern Munich the lead in the ninth minute from the penalty spot following Ainsley Maitland-Niles' foul on Juan Bernat. While the result does not matter and any conclusions drawn should be tempered with the context in which the match is played, that does not mean that there are not valuable lessons to be drawn for Arsenal and Arsene Wenger .

Author: 0 Streaking Cubs aim to sweep Braves

A young starter under team control is a valued commodity for teams and while the Braves are open to offers, the package of prospects needed to pry him from Atlanta may make some teams hesitant. He launched a seventh-inning line drive against reliever Ian Krol that sailed over the 400-foot sign in straightaway center field for his 23rd homer.

Sports Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets
Author: 0 Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Carlos Martinez (18) hugs pitcher Michael Wacha (52) after the Cardinals defeated the New York Mets at Citi Field. The Cardinals (46-47) moved within one game of.500 for the first time since June 2. "He was locating the fastball well, throwing 93 to 97, 98 and his breaking ball was good", said Mets catcher Rene Rivera.

Sports Wimbledon matches under investigation over match-fixing
Author: 0 Wimbledon matches under investigation over match-fixing

News has emerged that three matches at the recently concluded Wimbledon tournament have aroused suspicions of match-fixing. The matches in question, as well as one from last month's French Open , will now be reviewed by the TIU under their match alert policy.

Sports F1, a Silverstone doppietta Mercedes
Author: 0 F1, a Silverstone doppietta Mercedes

Le scintille dei cerchi di Maranello sono le uniche della Ferrari in una gara targata Hamilton dall'inizio alla fine. Ingaggia il duello e rischia di finire fuori strada in uno scambio di reciproche sportellate. Il tedesco è stato rallentato da una foratura proprio al penultimo giro, facendolo scivolare dalla seconda fino alla settima piazza. Vettel , nervoso, parte male e perde la posizione a favore di Verstappen .

Sports President election 2017: Bihar lawmakers vote to elect 14th President
Author: 0 President election 2017: Bihar lawmakers vote to elect 14th President

The ballot box of the Parliament House would be the first one to be opened, and then, the ballot boxes received from states would be counted on alphabetical basis. Kovind. The NDA's presidential pick Ram Nath Kovind had assured all MPs and MLAs that he would act in an "impartial manner" and upkeep the dignity of the office of the President.

Sports Everything you need to know about the 2017 Open Championship
Author: 0 Everything you need to know about the 2017 Open Championship

The historic course, which lies on the outskirts of the English seaside town of Southport, has seen some of the game's greatest players lift the famed Claret Jug after taming its windswept links, including Peter Thomson (1954 and 1965), Arnold Palmer (1961), Lee Trevino (1971) and Tom Watson (1983).