Friday July 21-st, 2017

OF JD Martinez Hurts Left Hand In Debut With Diamondbacks OF JD Martinez Hurts Left Hand In Debut With Diamondbacks

Baseball, underlined". Left-hander Jason Vargas (12-3, 2.62 ERA) makes the start on Monday against the Tigers at Kauffman Stadium. His first came on August 19, 2015, against the Chicago Cubs . If this is the first of several tests this month for G...

Three tied for the lead at Birkdale Three tied for the lead at Birkdale

Spieth, world number three and twice major champion, putted smoothly to pick up five birdies and did not drop a shot as fierce crosswinds buffeted the early starters at Royal Birkdale . If he's playing "four or five weeks in a row, everything just s...

How will India, England's World Cup final rivals, shape up? How will India, England's World Cup final rivals, shape up?

The acceleration could not have been starker. Harmanpreet's partner for much of the day was Deepti Sharma , the only Indian woman with a higher score in ODIs. At 101/3, Harmanpreet was at her attacking best but needed someone to support her at the...

Martial's cousin confirms approach from Inter Milan Martial's cousin confirms approach from Inter Milan

United had been trying to negotiate a slightly lower fee, and broached the possibility of Matteo Darmian going in the opposite direction, but are hugely reluctant to let Martial go. Lazio are now ready to cash in on the Senegal global this summer wi...

Gujarat HC raps RBI for giving directions to NCLT Gujarat HC raps RBI for giving directions to NCLT

Justice SG Shah said Essar will be granted no relief, Mint reported. The National Company Law Tribunal ( NCLT ) today allowed Essar Steel to file objections to petitions moved by the State Bank of India (SBI) and the Standard Chartered Bank...

Washington Nationals Acquire Sean Doolittle, Ryan Madson From Oakland Athletics Washington Nationals Acquire Sean Doolittle, Ryan Madson From Oakland Athletics

Madson, 36, owns a 2.06 ERA (9 ER/39.1 IP) and ranks in the top ten among Major League relievers in walks/hits per innings pitched (7, 0.79), walks per 9.0 innings (8, 1.37), and strikeout-to-walk ratio (9, 6.50) in 40 appearances for the Oakland At...

Congress' Vice-President Candidate - A Terrorist Sympathizer? Congress' Vice-President Candidate - A Terrorist Sympathizer?

Describing the presidential election as "a clash of ideas, a conflict of disparate values", Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday said India's future is at stake in the election so it demands a "vote of conscience to preserve secular ideals...

Driver survives being crushed by 7000-pound pipe Driver survives being crushed by 7000-pound pipe

The truck driver lost control, plowed into a guardrail, and then overturned. A Florida man survived with only minor injuries when a 7,000-pound metal pipe fell from a crashed truck and crushed the roof of his van. Troopers say the ramp from westb...

Conor McGregor 'KNOCKED OUT' in sparring for Floyd Mayweather fight, claims boxer Conor McGregor 'KNOCKED OUT' in sparring for Floyd Mayweather fight, claims boxer

However, he was lured out of retirement to face UFC star McGregor, who has never boxed professionally. Heading into his 2015 fight with Manny Pacquiao , Mayweather called his Filipino opponent a "little yellow chump" and a "midget", and he said th...

Kim Clijsters makes a male fan wear white skirt during Wimbledon 2017 Kim Clijsters makes a male fan wear white skirt during Wimbledon 2017

Kim Clijsters winds up for the serve. Calling from the crowd the man suggested "body line". The man later tweeted thanking Clijsters . The four-time Grand Slam victor Clijsters , on hearing the reply, said, "You said body?" So Clijsters ...

Roberts cleared of doping offence after ingesting substance by kissing girlfriend Roberts cleared of doping offence after ingesting substance by kissing girlfriend

He later told the US Anti-Doping Agency (Usada) he had contaminated the substance from his girlfriend. The sprinter said he was unaware the substance could be passed to him while kissing his girlfriend. "Roberts has met his burden of proof". Whil...

Vince McMahon canceled WWE's Talking Smack Vince McMahon canceled WWE's Talking Smack

WWE offered the following statement on Friday, stating, "We continuously review WWE Network's programming line-up based on a variety of factors, including viewership and subscriber research". Young was a mainstay on the program, with either Danie...

Yankees starter Michael Pineda reportedly might need Tommy John surgery Yankees starter Michael Pineda reportedly might need Tommy John surgery

This injury will likely put more pressure on Yankee's management, especially Cashman to make a trade for another starting pitcher. General manager Brian Cashman also said Friday that first baseman Greg Bird could require surgery for a right ank...

'Growing sense' Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott may face suspension from domestic violence investigation 'Growing sense' Cowboys Ezekiel Elliott may face suspension from domestic violence investigation

If the National Football League wasn't planning on suspending him or they didn't find anything worth mentioning to Elliott, why would he respond? The Dallas Cowboys have had their share of players fighting suspensions and legal issues over the pa...

Chuck Blazer, Soccer Pioneer Turned Government Informant, Is Dead Chuck Blazer, Soccer Pioneer Turned Government Informant, Is Dead

A lawyer for Blazer confirmed his death in a statement saying the executive died following a prolonged battle with cancer. "His misconduct, for which he accepted full responsibility, should not obscure Chuck's positive impact on global soccer", Mulli...

Google Home Plays Music You've Purchased or Uploaded to Google Play Music Google Home Plays Music You've Purchased or Uploaded to Google Play Music

This feature is now rolling out to all regions where Google Home is supported. Secondly, If Google Music isnt your default music service, say “Okay, Google, play [x] on Google Play Music” to listen to music from the service. New Release Radio is av...

Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli spend some quality time in NYC Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli spend some quality time in NYC

The image was taken inside a vehicle in NY. NY city is brimming with Bollywood celebrities for the IIFA 2017, and many Indian fans spotted their favourite stars strolling the streets and managed to take selfies with them. Kohli and Anushka have o...

Bryce Harper pitches an All-Star draft Bryce Harper pitches an All-Star draft

Harper, who's down in Miami - along with teammates Daniel Murphy, Ryan Zimmerman, Stephen Strasburg and Max Scherzer - for Tuesday's All-Star Game, teased last week a new cleat he'd be releasing for the occasion. Seems like a fun idea, no? It's O...

Skateboarder 'Riot' Videos Against Police in San Francisco Skateboarder 'Riot' Videos Against Police in San Francisco

While SF Gate was told by Police Officer Robert Rueca that "the cop and the skater actually just collided", video evidence shows that there is room to debate that claim. Brother Damien Joseph of the San Damiano Friary said people called him outside...

Cubs acquire Jose Quintana from White Sox for top prospects Cubs acquire Jose Quintana from White Sox for top prospects

It may turn out to be the boldest move any team makes before the July 31 non-waivers trade deadline, executed by the gutsiest executive in the game to pull it off. Last season, Quintana went 13-12 with a 3.20 ERA (74 ER/208.0 IP) in 32 starts, earnin...

Bret Bielema recounts how he butt-dialed SEC commissioner

The main school in question being Auburn University and whether they may end up moving to the SEC East. Auburn and Missouri swapping divisions has been a topic since spring. "There's not opposition here to a 14-week season. There is curiosity and i...

Yankees acquire first baseman Garrett Cooper from Milwaukee Yankees acquire first baseman Garrett Cooper from Milwaukee

He'll report to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre in the meantime. Cooper , 26, was batting.366 (102-for-279) with 64R, 29 doubles, 17HR, 82RBI and 33BB in 75 games with the Brewers' Triple-A Colorado Springs affiliate in the Pacific Coast League.

Leicester City set finance record with title victory Leicester City set finance record with title victory

However, while Premier League clubs returned to a collective pre-tax loss in 2015-16. The clubs spent a record £1.3bn on transfers during the 2015/16 season, surpassing the previous season's record of £1.1bn by over 20%. Total capital expenditure b...

Meet up in Tanzania for Gor Mahia friendly Meet up in Tanzania for Gor Mahia friendly

Wayne Rooney displays his Everton jersey after signing up for The Toffees. Everton land another Koe as they Luk for Rom Replacements! Wayne Rooney opened the scoring with an incredible 30-yard effort on 34 minutes in front of a raucous cro...

20-year-old Abdelhak Nouri has suffered 'serious brain damage' 20-year-old Abdelhak Nouri has suffered 'serious brain damage'

An initial brain scan at the start of the week couldn't find any anomalies, while his heart was "functioning normally". Out thoughts and prayers go out to Nouri, his family and friends. Ajax chief executive Edwin van der Sar, their former goalkeepe...

Nutt Files Lawsuit Against Ole Miss In Federal Court Nutt Files Lawsuit Against Ole Miss In Federal Court

The defense is more sound than past year and Ole Miss and the Rebels find a way to win enough games to become bowl eligible. As Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze's opening statement at SEC media days wore on and on Thursday, it was impossible not to w...

Baylor senior selected for 2017 preseason All-Big 12 team Baylor senior selected for 2017 preseason All-Big 12 team

The conference named Armstrong its Big 12 Preseason Defensive Player of the Year on Wednesday. The selection makes Armstrong the first Kansas player to be named a preseason individual award victor during the school's time playing in the Big 12 Co...

Brooklyn Nets to Pursue Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Brooklyn Nets to Pursue Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

The deal officially marks the end of Caldwell-Pope's tenure in Detroit , which began in 2014 when the Pistons used the eighth pick of the National Basketball Association draft on the 6-foot-4 Georgia shooting guard . Once finalized, they would ha...

Emotional Venus Williams through to Wimbledon semi-finals in straight-sets Emotional Venus Williams through to Wimbledon semi-finals in straight-sets

There's no other explanation. "When you have somebody that it's so, you know, physically strong, so solid, the more you win free points or make it shorter, it's better", Muguruza said after the match. "I'm very curious, I can't wait to see that". ...

Liberty hits out at Silverstone posturing Liberty hits out at Silverstone posturing

US-based Liberty Media, which took over the sport in January and moved Ecclestone, 86, aside into an undefined "chairman emeritus" role, has said that it wants to protect F1's traditional European races. This year's race takes place on Sunday. Discus...

Rafael Nadal in Wimbeldon misery again Rafael Nadal in Wimbeldon misery again

The 34-year-old Muller is trying to reach a Grand Slam for the second time in his career, and his first since the 2008 U.S. Open. Today, 2nd-seeded Novak Djokovic beat Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 6-2, 7-6 (7-5), 6-4. After losing two sets in the o...

FBI Investigating: At Least 12 Dead In Military Plane Crash In Mississippi FBI Investigating: At Least 12 Dead In Military Plane Crash In Mississippi

The Federal Aviation Administration had contacted the military after the plane disappeared from air-traffic control radar over MS, the statement said . Often used for airborne refueling, the KC-130, made by Lockheed Martin Corp., also can be use...

Good news! UNESCO declares Ahmedabad as India's first world heritage city Good news! UNESCO declares Ahmedabad as India's first world heritage city

The countries also recognized that Ahmedabad was also a cradle for the country's non-violent freedom struggle headed by Mahatma Gandhi . The countries unanimously supported Ahmedabad citing a secular co-existence of Islamic, Hindu and Jain communi...

Actor Shia LaBeouf arrested in Georgia Actor Shia LaBeouf arrested in Georgia

Police said that LaBeouf was then asked to leave the hotel lobby, but the actor refused and started to act aggressively towards a police officer. He's in Savannah filming his new movie, The Peanut Butter Falcon . LaBeouf , 31, has recently been kn...

Trump 'absolutely' still wants Mexico to pay for border 'wall' Trump 'absolutely' still wants Mexico to pay for border 'wall'

He also said that Nieto "did not hear" Trump's remark that Mexico should still "absolutely" pay for the wall. "Mexico does not believe in walls". Trump has threatened to impose punitive tariffs on Mexican goods to protect U.S. Trump has stuck to ...

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