• Pallekele Test: Dhawan, Rahul shine before Lanka fight back

    Pallekele Test: Dhawan, Rahul shine before Lanka fight back

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    Kuldeep Yadav (26) batted resolutely though and put on 62 runs with Pandya for the 8th wicket . Score: India 219/2 from 47.1 overs. Shikhar Dhawan scored his second hundred of the tour, while KL Rahul made a brisk 85. I have matured over the years. India's only concern coming into the Test was Kohli's atrocious form in Test cricket , something that seems to have been exacerbated by his captaincy.
  • Arsenal Win a Wild One on Opening Day

    Arsenal Win a Wild One on Opening Day

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    Arsene Wenger has confirmed that he gave Olivier Giroud the chance to leave Arsenal this summer, but the powerful striker chose to stay put despite rumoured interest from a number of suitors including Everton . 2 goals from two substitutes late, and all was rosy in Wenger's world. "If you cut the team in half, attacking wise they look great on paper and they showed that with some intricate passing - it was outstanding at times".
  • Leicester's Vardy blames 'lapses in concentration' for Arsenal defeat

    Leicester's Vardy blames 'lapses in concentration' for Arsenal defeat

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    After the break, the groans returned to the Emirates when the Foxes took the lead once again, this time when Vardy nodded in a Riyad Mahrez corner after more weak defending. The Welsh global took one touch before putting an exquisite shot across Kasper Schmeichel. Arsenal had more shots on target, 10-4 and more corner kicks, 9-4 and 70-30 of possession.
  • Neymar cleared to make PSG debut

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    The transfer could be finalised as early as next Monday but questions will surely be asked regarding the Financial Fair Play rules, as the combined fee of Neymar and Mbappe would surpass £360 million. He said, "Everyone in the world will be watching, so it's also a really good platform for us as players that are unknown". In Irving's case, we have yet to see what will lie ahead for him.
  • Jose Mourinho believes Nemanja Matic is flawless for Manchester United

    Jose Mourinho believes Nemanja Matic is flawless for Manchester United

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    The Belgium global had earlier missed from just a few yards out with the goal gaping, but Mourinho was pleased with the way his £75m summer signing responded. Given the way the transfer market has behaved this summer, the Manchester United manager believes the club have done a great job in bringing in three of the four players he wanted.
  • Premier League previews: Pressure on Man Utd to deliver

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    It has been another strong showing of City's financial muscle but Guardiola insists the club have only paid market rates and such major rebuilding work is a one-off. We spent, of course, but all the teams spent - except maybe Tottenham. "We were focused on the striker getting goals and when it didn't happen we were in trouble".
  • Man City to rein in spending after record outlay — Guardiola

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    Manchester United wants new additions, too, while in Liverpool , Jurgen Klopp is trying to make signings as well as hold on to his best players. The season kicks off Friday with Arsenal going off as a -188 favourite hosting 2015-16 champion Leicester City (+650) with draw odds of +366.
  • Mourinho on Ibrahimovic: It's not something urgent

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    Since moving to Stamford Bridge Willian has become an important part of the squad and has made a total of 182 appearances where he scored 31 goals and provided 27 assists across all competitions. With the exception of Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo, Ashley Young who have all been carrying injuries since the back-end of last season , everyone is fit and ready to be involved on the opening day.
  • View From 'The Voice': We salute Bolt and Farah

    View From 'The Voice': We salute Bolt and Farah

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    But God help him if foolish pride compels him to forego retirement to redeem himself. "I just hit it and as fast as I could for 20m". Bolt, meanwhile, was insistent that neither Gatlin's win nor his own loss were disasters for track. The contrast was also striking between the walkabout that had the right Bolt, and the output nearly on the sly and under the whistles of Gatlin, which has put an end to an unbeaten 9 years of Jamaican big competition.
  • Jose Mourinho insists Manchester United's transfer activity is sufficient

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    Aaron Cresswell could be involved after returning to training on Friday. However, the teams that have gone on to win the league over the last few years have done so in relatively comfortable fashion. "Speaking is very easy but the most important thing is to prove myself on the pitch". NBC will be there to provide the TV coverage while the game can also be watched online live on FuboTV.
  • Fans' View: SHOWCASE-Soccer-Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester City

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    Gross knows what to expect at the Amex. Arsenal made the perfect start by lifting the Community Shield against Chelsea , doing so without Alexis Sanchez. Step by step, we're going to fight. DH: Two clubs clinging valiantly to their prized assets amid interest from Premier League rivals. Leicester's top player, Algerian Riyad Mahrez, announced in May that he wanted to leave the club and at one time it seemed he could be lining up for Wenger's team in the opening game.
  • Guardiola forecasts end to City spending spree

    Guardiola forecasts end to City spending spree

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    As the original superstar Premier League goalkeeper, the Danish legend was instrumental in Manchester United's five league title wins (and the rest) in his time at Old Trafford. Against that backdrop, it would be a managerial masterstroke if Hughton can emulate Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe by keeping another modest club from England's sleepy south coast in the top flight.
  • Watch Conor McGregor vs. Paulie Malignaggi Sparring

    Watch Conor McGregor vs. Paulie Malignaggi Sparring

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    Since his departure, Malignaggi has been critical - that's putting it mildly - of the way he's been portrayed by McGregor on social media. The spars were not good for him. The other video posted by White , shows McGregor clearly landing a series of punches against Malignaggi, including a head-rocking left. "There's going to be a lot of stars at these events, especially in the high-priced ticket range, the ringside seats", StubHub spokesman Cameron Papp said.
  • I planned to sign Bale, Kroos and Fabregas for Man Utd — Moyes

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    Olivier Giroud proved Arsenal's super sub on the opening day of the Premier League season and marked a milestone for the north London club in the process. Sure, Suarez and, more recently, Harry Kane (29 in 2016-17) have kept their sides in the chase, but title-winners spread their goals around the team.
  • How Liverpool forced Coutinho to submit transfer request

    How Liverpool forced Coutinho to submit transfer request

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    The arrival of van Dijk could even inspire Lovren, Klavan and Matip to step up. His adamant nature showed when he vehemently said that even if people are angry at him, the team must stay confident. But it'll be one of them. Elated? Cautiously optimistic? Furious? Klopp's plan this season revolves around signings and training, which are important steps for building on their base from where they left last season.
  • Arsenal 4-3 Leicester - The Premier League Is Well And Truly Back

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    New signing Alexandre Lacazette gave Arsenal the lead with a debut goal just two minutes in just before Shinji Okazaki drew level just moments later. "I'm convinced the team is focused". Leicester showed some of the form that won them the title in 2016 and helped stave off relegation last term but in the end they were undone by canny France worldwide Giroud who has been linked with a move away from Arsenal all summer.
  • Young Canadian Shapovalov scores major tennis upset

    Young Canadian Shapovalov scores major tennis upset

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    In other results, third-seed Dominic Thiem of Austria was upset 6-4, 6-7 (7), 7-5 by Argentina's Diego Schwartzman and Fifth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan, a finalist past year, was ousted 6-7 (4), 7-6 (7), 7-5 by Gael Monfils . He let a set point slip away with Ferrer serving at 3-5, but Federer served out the second set in the 10th game. So was an important mistake for me. The Croatian took only 3 gems throughout the whole match, 6-1, 6-2.
  • Virat Kohli eyes historic whitewash

    Virat Kohli eyes historic whitewash

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    Sri Lanka's most penetrative bowlers are all out nursing injuries, and India have used the chance to beef up their averages. India have won the first two Tests by comprehensive margins - by 304 runs in Galle and an innings and 53 runs in Colombo.
  • Dallas Cowboys star RB Ezekiel Elliott suspended 6 games

    Dallas Cowboys star RB Ezekiel Elliott suspended 6 games

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    The NFL believes it has investigated Elliott's case thoughtfully, thoroughly and extensively and that Elliott violated the personal conduct policy. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell would be the primary league executive to hear the appeal. Any appeal must be sent to the National Football League in three business days. The NFL said the investigation took so long because the NFLPA delayed delivering requested information for six months.
  • Sammy Watkins is headed to the NFC West

    Sammy Watkins is headed to the NFC West

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    It was a recipe for disaster for a young quarterback from whom so much was being expected. With Kayvon Webster earning a starting job outside and Nickell Robey-Coleman in the slot, Gaines was going to have a hard time finding playing time.
  • Aiken's Kisner opens up lead at PGA

    Aiken's Kisner opens up lead at PGA

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    Justin Thomas : He's done it before - making a move on Moving Day at a major - when he shot a then-record-tying 63 in Round 3 at the U.S. Open in June. He was 10 shots behind going into the weekend. "There's about four or five holes that I have to birdie to compete and I birdied them all today", Kisner said.
  • Jose Mourinho: I won't moan if Man United don't sign another player

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    The wide-man revealed that the Portuguese tactician wanted him to join the Red Devils along with him last summer, and further spoke about the mutual respect and friendship shared by the duo: "There were a few conversations with my agent". In the last six or seven years Manchester City didn't buy full backs. Take that high-water mark of 1999/2000, when United's attacking football lit up the Premier League.
  • Premier League preview: 6 big changes you need to know

    Premier League preview: 6 big changes you need to know

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    Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola expects to spend less on players next season after a big splash-out in the current transfer window, saying today's squad had been put together with an eye on the future. "We have a game backed on mobility and technique and I think he can integrate that well", Wenger is quoted by www.themirror.co.uk . 'Even when I played Giroud through the middle and him on the left he did very well.
  • Nemanja Matic says taking Chelsea's title is his aim with Man United

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    After signing a new five-year contract at Chelsea , the England under-21 global has headed out on loan again to Swansea to gain Premier League experience. These are the most important things for us. The Italian led the Blues from 10th the previous campaign to the Premier League trophy last season . Whether he replicate his end of season form for the entirety of a season is a big question, Jesus can quash some of those doubts with a fine showing against Brighton.
  • 'Injured' Sanchez ruled out of start of Arsenal's PL campaign

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    He's a fantastic player, but as well he has a big weight in this squad. Though Arsenal began the second half on the front foot, Leicester created the cleaner chances, Cech rushing out of his box to tackle Vardy and then tipping over a shot by Riyad Mahrez , and after 11 minutes they went in front again.
  • Arsenal vs Leicester City

    Arsenal vs Leicester City

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    Messi and Ronaldo are obviously a cut above but he is definitely on the shortlist in the bracket of world-class players'. "But of course at the moment I have now 33 players and it is very hard to manage on a daily basis such a high number", the Frenchman added.
  • EPL : Powered by record sprees, Premier League ready for landmark season

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    The fact that the Serbian was sold was not the confusing bit, but that he was sold to Manchester United caused some discussion. "I worked with Mourinho and I became his friend as well", the 29-year-old told Goal . Another notable absentee from the team that swept to league glory a year ago is Diego Costa , who has not been part of the Blues squad this pre-season at all after being told he is free to leave.
  • Murray retains No 1 ranking for another week after Nadal loss

    Murray retains No 1 ranking for another week after Nadal loss

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    Seventh-seeded Bulgarian Grigor Dimitov topped Mischa Zverev 6-3, 3-6, 6-3. Shapovalov, 18, was the youngest player since Nadal in 2004 to reach the round of 16 in a Masters Series tournament. The younger lefty confronted a love-30 hole with a shot-making tear. Shapovalov recorded two of his nine aces in the tiebreaker. The thick thatch of blond hair was flying as Shapovalov launched himself into a forehand that stuck on the baseline for set point.
  • Pochettino promises to break Spurs' transfer duck

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    Short: No significant hiring, and the headline move the departure of Kyle Walker , sold to Manchester City for over £50 million (Dh239m), a record-breaking sum for a right-back. "Whereas Spurs are notorious for messing it up, which they did when they finished below Arsenal in the last few days of the 2015-16 season". And in the absence of a bid, Ronald Koeman has said he is more than happy to keep Barkley at Goodison Park.
  • Can Chelsea repeat as Premier League champions?

    Can Chelsea repeat as Premier League champions?

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    Among the promoted sides, I'm thrilled to see Newcastle United back in the big league. The Blues have brought in Alvaro Morata , Tiemoue Bakayoko and Antonio Rudiger , but they have lost Matic and deemed last season's 20-goal top scorer, Diego Costa , to be surplus to requirements.
  • Antonio Conte pleads for Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata to be given time

    Antonio Conte pleads for Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata to be given time

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    Unfortunately, the two superstars already on the club's books - Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil - only have a year left to run on their contracts and seem ready to leave for greener pastures. Chelsea's decision to sell Matic to a direct Premier League rival has raised some eyebrows, with the defensive midfielder having played a key role in helping the Blues win the Premier League title last term.
  • Packers WR Jordy Nelson hopes he doesn't succeed in preseason

    Packers WR Jordy Nelson hopes he doesn't succeed in preseason

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    The 18 total rushing attempts were split amongst five different backs and the three quarterbacks who played for the Packers. There's no firm evidence, just forensic stuff to suggest that when Wentz says he's going to do such and such, Pederson's style is to say, 'OK, that sounds great, ' followed by the ritualistic clapping of the hands.