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Sports European Central Bank tightlipped on SA approach for Gibson
Author: 0 European Central Bank tightlipped on SA approach for Gibson

Rumours have circulated this week that Gibson has been sought out by Cricket South Africa as a possible successor to coach Russell Domingo . At stumps on day one of the Old Trafford Test, England were positioned 260 for six. One source suggested CSA was unhappy with the quality and the number of applications they had received and would consider head-hunting instead, especially since the mandate for the next coach is to win a World Cup.

Sports Rafael Benitez confirms interest in Arsenal outcast Lucas Perez
Author: 0 Rafael Benitez confirms interest in Arsenal outcast Lucas Perez

Newcastle's manager stated that he is a fan of Perez from his days at Deportivo, "I like the player because I have good friends in A Coruña". Sky Sports News claims that Newcastle are interested in luring West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian away from The London Stadium after the arrival of Joe Hart pushed the 30-year-old down the pecking order.

Sports American Sprinter Tori Bowie Wins a Surprise Gold at the Worlds
Author: 0 American Sprinter Tori Bowie Wins a Surprise Gold at the Worlds

The 26-year-old took the tightest of victories in 10.85 seconds, dipping to beat Marie-Josee Ta Lou of the Ivory Coast by just 0.01secs. Bowie dipped perfectly to finish in 10.85 seconds. "It didn't go as I planned [it] to but I am feeling fantastic", the Jamaican told journalists immediately after the race, adding that: "I didn't know what happened".

Sports Everton boss Koeman makes confident Sigurdsson deal claim
Author: 0 Everton boss Koeman makes confident Sigurdsson deal claim

The Icelandic global sat out another friendly this weekend as the Swans took on Sampdoria and manager Paul Clement confirmed to Welsh news afterwards that no deal had been agreed with any club. On securing other signings, he said: 'Everybody knows we are looking for three more players - a left centre-back, left-back who can play in both positions, a winger and a striker.

Sports Former baseball MVP Don Baylor dead at 68
Author: 0 Former baseball MVP Don Baylor dead at 68

The Austin American-Statesman first reported the news of his passing. Don Baylor , an MVP player who went on to manage the Colorado Rockies and the Chicago Cubs , died from cancer Monday. After his playing career, he became the first manager in the Rockies history, going 440-469 from 1993-98. It was with the Red Sox that Baylor had his best season since the MVP campaign in '79, hitting 31 home runs and driving in 94 runs, helping the Red Sox reach the World Series.

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Author: 0 "No player is bigger than Barcelona" — Josep Maria Bartomeu

This season we won't speak anymore about MSN but about a team. It prohibits them from offering bumper new deals to their current players and acquiring some of the most sought-after stars in world football though it could yet lead to the departure in the future of Alli and last season's top scorer Harry Kane.

Sports Phillies Legend Darren
Author: 0 Phillies Legend Darren "Dutch" Daulton Dies at 55

He established career highs with 27 home runs and 109 RBIs in 1992 and followed that up with 24 homers and 105 RBIs during Philadelphia's National League pennant-winning season the next year. He was selected in the 25th round - the 628th overall selection - of the 1980 June draft by the Phillies. Daulton found trouble in his post-playing days in the former of multiple arrests and various family issues but ultimately cleaned up his life only to be diagnosed with brain cancer.

Sports Arsenal will prioritise Premier League, says manager Arsene Wenger
Author: 0 Arsenal will prioritise Premier League, says manager Arsene Wenger

Arsène Wenger called on Arsenal's supporters to unite behind the team after they picked up the first piece of silverware of the new season. Despite winning the Community Shield in three of the last four seasons, Arsenal have been notoriously slow starters, having lost to Liverpool on the opening day of the Premier League season last year, West Ham in 2015/16 and failed to win four of their first six league games the year before.

Sports Matsuyama eases to WGC-Bridgestone glory
Author: 0 Matsuyama eases to WGC-Bridgestone glory

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland - U.S. captain Juli Inkster added a pair of rookies to her Solheim Cup team for matches that will see plenty of new faces. Matsuyama trailed Johnson and Thomas Pieters by two overnight and got off to an uncertain start as he struggled to find the short grass over the first two holes, but it mattered little when he chipped in for a brilliant eagle at the second and set up a birdie at the next with a wedge to three feet.

Sports Kerala HC orders BCCI to lift lifetime ban on Sreesanth
Author: 0 Kerala HC orders BCCI to lift lifetime ban on Sreesanth

The Kerala High Court on Monday revoked the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) decision to impose a life ban on former Indian cricket team speedster S. BCCI's decision not to withdraw the ban amounts to violation of constitutional rights, the player had argued. BCCI's affidavit stated, "The standard of proof required under a penal statute is much higher than the proof required for a disciplinary inquiry".

Sports McGregor Says Malignaggi
Author: 0 McGregor Says Malignaggi "Got His Ass Whooped"

That sparring session has yet to be released to the public. Malignaggi quit the McGregor training camp earlier this week because he was unhappy with leaked photographs with one snap showing him on the canvas and McGregor claiming to have knocked him down.

Sports Manchester United confirm Cameron Borthwick-Jackson joins Leeds United on loan
Author: 0 Manchester United confirm Cameron Borthwick-Jackson joins Leeds United on loan

The 20-year-old - Leds' 10th first-team signing this summer - is a product of Manchester United's academy and spent last season on loan with Wolverhampton Wanderers, playing seven times. The report adds that the England Under-20 worldwide could be included in the Whites squad to take on Port Vale in the League Cup on Wednesday night.

Sports United's Mourinho eyes first Super Cup win in Real reunion
Author: 0 United's Mourinho eyes first Super Cup win in Real reunion

Cristiano Ronaldo has finally returned to training with Real Madrid but the defending European champions are set to be without the Portuguese superstar in Tuesday's UEFA Super Cup clash with Manchester United in Skopje . The forward is one face United boss Jose Mourinho may prefer he didn't encounter upon reuniting with former club Real, and Pablo Polo of Madrid-based newspaper Marca reported star defender Ramos is also in line to feature.

Sports Rafael Benitez keen on signing Lucas Perez at Newcastle
Author: 0 Rafael Benitez keen on signing Lucas Perez at Newcastle

Arsenal forward Lucas Perez reportedly hands in a transfer request in order to try to push through an exit from the Emirates Stadium. " Lucas wants to go to the World Cup and be happy at a place where he has opportunities to play ". Despite his limited game time, he still demonstrated his goal scoring prowess, finding the net seven times in total. "We are now trying to work in different directions at the time", Benitez added.

Sports Ryu Hyun-jin near-perfect in 7 scoreless, Dodgers win 4th straight
Author: 0 Ryu Hyun-jin near-perfect in 7 scoreless, Dodgers win 4th straight

Austin Barnes then slammed a double to give a 3-0 lead to the Dodgers. That's it. Los Angeles hasn't recorded multiple four-game losing streaks like the Washington Nationals have endured, no six-game losing streaks like the defending champion Chicago Cubs and zero seven-game losing streaks like the upstart New York Yankees.

Sports Netherlands are Women's European champions!
Author: 0 Netherlands are Women's European champions!

Netherlands coach Sarina Wiegman said she hoped the victory and success of the tournament on home soil would promote the game among Dutch girls and prove a platform on which to build greater success for the women's team as they prepare to start qualification for the FIFA World Cup later this year.

Author: 0 … Wenger asks Arsenal fans to be united after victory over Chelsea

All that was left was for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Olivier Giroud to dispatch theirs, which they duly did, and Chelsea were left looking red-faced. New-signing Sead Kolasinac powered a header into the back of the net, but there was still time for Chelsea to nearly snatch victory. We know very well Arsenal is a strong team.

Sports Former Miami Heat Center Willie Reed Arrested, Charged With Domestic Violence
Author: 0 Former Miami Heat Center Willie Reed Arrested, Charged With Domestic Violence

She said she later bashed him in the head with a glass candle to escape Saturday afternoon at their downtown Miami luxury apartment, according to the Miami Herald . David O. Markus - the National Basketball Association player's defense lawyer - claims Willie will continue to work with the police and the league until all the facts regarding the incident are determined.

Sports Zverev and Keys claim milestone titles as summer season ramps up
Author: 0 Zverev and Keys claim milestone titles as summer season ramps up

Anderson broke Sock at love for a 2-0 lead and held serve from there to take the first set, saving a break point in the last game with a service victor. "It was a great match", said the German, who started the week ranked eighth in the world. Makarova's only other WTA crown came at Eastbourne in 2010.

Sports Truex Jr. Wins Race at the Glen
Author: 0 Truex Jr. Wins Race at the Glen

Martin Truex Jr . doesn't have much to prove this year as far as his ability to drive the cars or the ability of the Furniture Row Racing team to build rockets. Keselowski won the opening stage under caution and gained a big advantage over Busch, who drove through too many pit stalls (four) during his first pit stop and was penalized.