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Sports Italian GP - Friday - Practice Session 2 Report
Author: 0 Italian GP - Friday - Practice Session 2 Report

The Brit is still some way short of the seven-time world champion's 91 race wins and 155 podium finishes, possessing 58 and 111 respectively. The 5.7-kilometer long Monza circuit, with its flat-out blasts joined together by chicanes, has been Mercedes' stomping ground in recent years.

Author: 0 Angels acquire slugger Justin Upton from Tigers

The Angels are filling their troublesome left field spot with a player enjoying one of his best seasons. Rosenthal speculated the return on Upton won't be substantial, both because the Tigers are using it as an opportunity to shed payroll and there's no guarantee the Angels retain the outfielder past this season.

Sports Borussia Dortmund enter talks with Manchester City for Jadon Sancho
Author: 0 Borussia Dortmund enter talks with Manchester City for Jadon Sancho

According to the Manchester Evening News , Sancho was unhappy with Pep Guardiola's decision to omit him from City's squad for the pre-season tour. "We are delighted that Jadon Sancho , who is now one of the greatest talent in European soccer, will play for Dortmund", sporting director Michal Zorc said.

Sports Roger Federer again needs five sets to progress in US Open
Author: 0 Roger Federer again needs five sets to progress in US Open

Thankfully I played him in Miami this year so I have a little bit of an idea of how he plays , and his patterns and what he prefers to do and whatnot. A by-product of this particular win was officially to regain the No2 ranking just eight months after he played and won the Australian Open ranked No17.

Sports Gareth Southgate to share around England captaincy duties
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate to share around England captaincy duties

Southgate added: "I wanted to see how he would respond because he has had a hard start to the season with his club". As a manager, we've only conceded the two goals in Scotland in this group so, for me, I think he's rewarded me with the performances I wanted.

Sports Twitter reacts to yet another early Grand Slam exit for Zverev
Author: 0 Twitter reacts to yet another early Grand Slam exit for Zverev

Zverev, who was the highest ranked player in his half of the draw after second seed Andy Murray pulled out of the tournament, regretted missing an opportunity to go deep in the tournament. But the 61st-ranked Coric battled back to win three close sets, the last two in tie-breaks, to leave the German swinging his racquet in frustration.

Sports Mourinho Could Sign £48m International Attacker
Author: 0 Mourinho Could Sign £48m International Attacker

An expert in all things Man Utd, Statman Dave believes a deal for the 26-year-old could be something of a masterstroke, explaining exactly how the winger would operate and flourish in Mourinho's 4-2-3-1, 4-3-3 and 3-5-2 formations. Predicted number of points: 6 out of 6 . Get set for another mega showdown between Manchester City and Manchester United now. "I spoke to Ivan Perisic , he is happy at Inter", Cacic told reporters.

Sports Manchester City to bid for Alexis Sanchez this week
Author: 0 Manchester City to bid for Alexis Sanchez this week

But with Lemar in action for France in their World Cup qualifier against Netherlands in Paris on Thursday [31 August] and talks over his contract expected to be complex, Arsenal have been forced to withdraw from negotiations which sees both deals collapse.

Sports Federer taken to five sets again before winning at US Open
Author: 0 Federer taken to five sets again before winning at US Open

Ten sets. Five hours and 45 minutes of tennis. "I felt like when I was playing well I was controlling most of the rallies". Given that Federer entered the day with a 16-0 career record against Youzhny and a 16-0 mark in the U.S. He had won 13 consecutive sets heading into Thursday, dating to the Cincinnati Masters, where he won his first title at the tour tier just below the majors.

Sports Uruguay vs. Argentina live stream
Author: 0 Uruguay vs. Argentina live stream

Ecuador are now close to South America's playoff spot, sitting just two points behind Argentina . Luis Suarez could face Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi in a crucial World Cup qualifier between Uruguay and Argentina on Thursday (2300GMT) after Barca's medical team cleared the striker to return from a knee injury.

Sports South Carolina relief workers head to Houston
Author: 0 South Carolina relief workers head to Houston

Four volunteers from central MA are already in Texas . "This is an incredible gift ". Two volunteers are now driving down in an emergency response vehicle. "This is going to be an expensive disaster". Experts also recommend similar websites like GuideStar (guidestar.org). The American Red Cross shelters, feeds, and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides worldwide humanitarian aid; ...

Sports Ezekiel Elliott's appeal hearing expected to last through Thursday
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott's appeal hearing expected to last through Thursday

The league cited findings of three instances of domestic violence by Elliott against ex-girlfriend Tiffany Thompson based on the victim's testimony and photographic evidence. Friel's testimony corroborated that of Roberts, and the part of that testimony with which the NFLPA took issue was that commissioner Roger Goodell imposed the six-game suspension without Roberts' input with regard to appropriate discipline.

Sports DeAndre Hopkins signs a 5-year, $81M extension with Houston
Author: 0 DeAndre Hopkins signs a 5-year, $81M extension with Houston

Hopkins joined the club as the 27th overall selection in the 2013 draft and quickly assumed the throne of the Texans' lead wide-out that had been held by longtime star Andre Johnson. Despite a down season a year ago, mainly due to having Brock Osweiler at QB, DeAndre Hopkins is finally getting the pay day he has been wanting. In 2015, he earned his only career Pro Bowl appearance after getting 111 receptions for 1,521 yards and 11 touchdowns.

Sports Drake Donates $200000 to JJ Watt's Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort
Author: 0 Drake Donates $200000 to JJ Watt's Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

The cancellation gives Texans players the opportunity to return to Houston sometime Wednesday. Hurricane Harvey may go down as the biggest storm in US history and, just as with Katrina nearly 12 years ago to the day in New Orleans, the city of Houston is seemingly getting America's best shot from grass roots heroism.

Sports Lions trade former first-round pick Laken Tomlinson to 49ers
Author: 0 Lions trade former first-round pick Laken Tomlinson to 49ers

He played mostly left guard with the Lions, with 14 starts as a rookie there and ultimately losing that job last season to Graham Glasgow . Tomlinson , drafted out of Duke, hasn't panned out on the offensive line as the team had hoped. 49ers were extremely weak at the guard past year, and it has been a position of issue during training camp. Lang - who Detroit signed in the offseason from Green Bay - sat out of practice for rest as he recovers from offseason hip surgery.

Sports Swansea City Have Serie A Competition For Wilfried Bony
Author: 0 Swansea City Have Serie A Competition For Wilfried Bony

Sanches has completed the necessary paperwork while on worldwide duty with Portugal, and will join the Swansea squad before their next Premier League game against Newcastle on September 10. Stevie Nicol feels Swansea's Paul Clement could be the man to turn around Renato Sanches' career. "He is one of Europe's elite young talents who has already achieved a lot for his age, including winning Euro 2016 with Portugal".

Sports GameDay headgear pick: Week 1 Ohio State vs
Author: 0 GameDay headgear pick: Week 1 Ohio State vs

Ohio State and IN kick off at 8 p.m. on ESPN. The Buckeyes will rely on senior quarterback J.T. Barrett to lead the team after he finished fifth in last year's Heisman Trophy voting. Game Creek Video Spirit is in the compound in Atlanta for this weekend's big games, for which ESPN will deploy a healthy camera complement including SkyCam, Pylon Cams, and a collection of super-slo-mos.

Sports Tottenham join West Ham in pursuit of Barcelona midfielder Gomes
Author: 0 Tottenham join West Ham in pursuit of Barcelona midfielder Gomes

The Daily Mail have claimed via their live transfer blog (Thursday, 6.25pm) that the Hammers are refusing to give up the chase for the 24-year-old and are even on "standby" tonight if Gomes' move to Spurs falters. The Addicks have confirmed on their official site that the Ghanaian forward has signed on loan until January 1st, with Forest seemingly missing out on his signature.