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Cairo: 'Belotti can refuse €100m'

Reports suggest the Red Devils are lining up a £71million offer for Belotti in the coming weeks and United fans got the chance to see the Torino attacker in action on Sunday evening. "Let's see. I haven't talked to him yet because he is now with the national team". I would only sell him for €100m, but even then he can refuse. A number of clubs have tried their luck with bids for Belotti but none of them are yet to match Torino's financial demands and the striker himself is yet to ...

Eddie Lacy Earned $55K For Losing Weight

Lacy collected $55,000 for his first scheduled weigh-in on May 15 when he hit 253 pounds and got under the 255 pound mark. Get the best sports content from the web and social in the new B/R app . He weighed 231 coming out of Alabama in 2013. If Lacy maintains the same commitment towards rushing the ball as he has in meeting his weight goals, Seattle may have found their Lynch replacement.

Man Utd Ready To Make £50m Brazilian Their Second Summer Signing

Morata has pedigree, experience, goals and for me looks like he could be a superb signing by Mourinho. Morata's agent Juanma Lopez spoke out about his client's future earlier this week. United have already kicked off their summer spending spree. United confirmed over the weekend that a deal is in place to sign centre-back Victor Lindelof from Benfica and it appears the Manchester giants are now on the verge of securing a second signing.

Who the heck is Scooter Gennett?

Gennett, who entered Tuesday night's Cardinals-Reds game with three homers on the campaign, did just that on Tuesday night - clubbing four homers and driving in 10 runs in Cincinnati's 13-1 win to become just the 11th player in NL history to accomplish the feat (and the first since Mark Whiten in 1993 to do so with a grand slam).

Another US appeals court keeps Trump's travel ban blocked

Quoting the report, it added that citizens from the countries targeted by Trump's ban are "rarely implicated in US -based terrorism". In initiating the legal challenge against the second travel ban on March 9, Hawaii Attorney General Doug Chin noted that the new order , compared with the initial ban, "nothing of substance has changed: there is the same blanket ban on entry from Muslim-majority countries ".

Six Nigerian Youngsters Help England Win Historic U-20 World Cup Title

Gary Lineker, who reached the World Cup semi-finals in 1990, also tweeted: England's Under-20s have won the World Cup. Following its testing at the FIFA Club World Cup in Japan in 2016, the FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic was its most prominent test to date, with the system still in an experimental phase.

Man United target Marco Verratti has asked to leave Paris Saint-Germain

In fact, his impressive development over the last five years have seen the player blossom into one of the finest central midfielders in the world. Barcelona , meanwhile, are admirers of the 24-year-old and reportedly want him as a long-term replacement for club captain Andres Iniesta .

India stroll into semi-finals with rout of South Africa

It is a situation that has confounded cricket experts, fans and everyone who follows the game. It needed to rise to the occasion and it just didn't do that. Pakistan have depth in bowling even without Wahab Riaz who injured himself against India . South Africa just can't seem to catch a break. Ashwin's effect was clearly visible in the Indian bowling as he held one end up and never gave away any freebies to the big-hitting South African batsmen.

Red Sox TV analyst Remy has cancer again, facing surgery

Remy will begin treatment in two weeks. "I'm very fortunate. It's very localized it hasn't spread, and the surgery will remove the cancerous tumor and then things will be fine", Remy told WCVB-TV on Monday. I'm not going to lie, it wears you down. "It's obviously disappointing to me, but it's something that I've been through a number of times", he said.

Colorado officials disciplined for handling of allegations

During a May Board of Regents meeting, CU spokesman Ken McConnellogue said the full report was never meant to reach the public due to legal and personnel matters. Tumpkin is still part of an ongoing investigation in Colorado, and is facing criminal charges for these same domestic violence incidents. "When she reached out to me, my first concern - which I shared with her - was for her safety", MacIntyre said in a statement.

Cook County state's attorney backs bail reform measures

Dart, who has backed legislation that would do away with cash bond entirely, found wide disparities in the bond amounts given to defendants for similar crimes, even in cases where bond rulings had been made by the same judge. That can exacerbate jail crowding on the taxpayer's dime - a year's stay in jail for an inmate is expected to cost about $60,000. The announcement comes after Gov.

Browns sign linebacker Deon King, wide receiver Richard Mullaney

The team announced the moves on its website . After going undrafted following his senior year at Alabama , Mullaney originally signed with the Texans as a free agent. He played college football at Oregon State and then Alabama. He appeared in six games last season, registering two tackles. He spent part of training camp last season with the Cowboys.

Murray ousts Del Potro

And the first set was very, very important, I think, for the rest of the match. Del Potro's mighty forehand has survived his wrist troubles and he used it to great effect to open up a 5-3 lead in the first set. She will now face Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro for a place in the quarter-finals after the number 21 seed claimed a 6-4, 6-4 win over Elena Vesnina of Russian Federation.

Gordon Hayward's wife accidentally got Celtics fans buzzing with photo

Boston has been perceived as Utah's biggest threat to re-signing Hayward because current Celtics coach Brad Stevens coached Hayward in college at Butler. The Jazz can offer Hayward a five-year, $179.2 million contract if he remains with the Jazz and a four-year, $132.9 million deal with a rival team.

Skippering and scoring for country is my career high

To score that goal... it has been a while since I scored a goal for England . "Despite the defeat (in Sweden), I am not going to change the objective - there will be changes, but I don't know how many". "The players can sniff that". In the Marines, of course, they have life and death situations. "The millions and zillions of pounds that get paid for someone to come and play football for you in the real world is unusual, but in the business world, the football world it's normal".

Cavaliers at Warriors Game 5 preview

Irving will need all his skills Monday when the defending champions face Golden State in game five of the NBA Finals , the host Warriors up 3-1 in the best-of-seven showdown with a chance to reclaim the crown they lost to the Cavaliers previous year.

Russell Homers, Cubs End Rockies' Win Streak, 7-5

Black replaced Hoffman with veteran Chad Qualls , who got Addison Russell to hit a grounder for the second out of the inning. Jedd Gyorko drove in three runs for the Cardinals, who have won two straight against the Phillies after their seven-game skid on their recent road trip.

Man overboard! Artemis' skipper goes flying into Bermuda's Great Sound

The victor of the best of nine series will go on to challenge Oracle Team USA for the America's Cup. The result takes Team New Zealand one step closer to a Cup Match with Team USA, with a flawless showing on Sunday enough to send them through.

Tapwrit wins 149th Belmont Stakes

Taking third, almost six lengths adrift of the runner-up, was the winner's stablemate Patch . It will be fascinating to see how Tapwrit gets on at November's Breeders' Cup Classic, where winners of the Triple Crown races tend to test their mettle.

French Open roundup from day one's action

Monica Puig was also a victor early at Roland Garros. The German, who also lost in round one previous year, has had a miserable season and is not a fan of clay so the result came as no real surprise. Angelique Kerber splashes out of the French Open early yet again. Kvitova had not played in a tournament since she was stabbed during an attack at her home in the Czech Republic in December.

Illness and injury played part in Andy Murray's struggles, says Ivan Lendl

Nishikori, who beat Murray in the quarter-finals of last year's U.S. Open, could not sustain his early form and although he courageously forced a third-set tiebreak he lost that 7-0. It's not what I'm playing for. "He deserves the titles that he's got, but his success doesn't affect how I feel about mine". "Obviously if someone had offered me a semi-final spot before the tournament, I would have signed up for that because I was not playing well at all".

Hamilton Sweeps Canadian GP to Close in on Vettel

Vettel was not particularly slow out of the starting blocks, but as Bottas dived underneath the German, and Max Verstappen raced around the outside, the driver who had finished either first or second at every round of the season so far, was suddenly on the back foot.

Country Music Is All-In as Nashville Predators Aim for Stanley Cup Championship

NASHVILLE , Tenn. (AP) - Pekka Rinne is a friendly, polite man off the ice. The Penguins , with a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series, are a win away from raising the Cup for the second year in a row and the fifth time in team history.

Mohamed Salah Transfer to Liverpool Nears €40m Completion

As things stand, no progress had been made because Liverpool still aren't offering what the Serie A side want, which is said to be a fee of between €40-50m. I think we'll see a deal get agreed in the end and Salah will provide Klopp with another top class option in the final third with the Egyptian worldwide ready to compete with the likes of Philippe Coutinho and Sadio Mane for a starting spot.

Steve Kerr downplays pressure on Warriors ahead of Game 5

But Green didn't leave the court, and referees said the technical they called after Green's foul with 1:55 remaining in the first quarter was on Kerr — though the official box score had it listed as Green . The table informed us that it was his second technical foul and ejected. Green was hit with a technical foul for complaining that he and he alone should be allowed to blatantly elbow opponents in the face, or so everyone on the planet-save for maybe three people-thought.

Penguins Stanley Cup parade planning underway in Pittsburgh

The goal came nearly 38 minutes after Nashville had apparently scored the first goal of Game 6. The ref blew the whistle while he was skating down the ice above the goal line , as opposed to directly behind the net where he is supposed to be while the puck is in the zone.

Padres select MacKenzie Gore third overall

The 18-year-old committed to East Carolina in 2015, but is unlikely to turn down a multi-million dollar signing bonus to skip college and join the Padres' system right away. "Gore is a hyper athletic kid with a plus breaking ball already, sitting 90-93 but likely to add a bit more , and feel for a changeup", ESPN scouting expert Keith Law wrote in a tweet.

Astros' Lance McCullers loses no-hitter against Royals

Mike Moustakas would score Cain with an RBI single one out later. The Royals' only early baserunner was rookie Jorge Bonifacio, who walked with one out in the first. A number of things could have caused Keuchel to have this discomfort in his neck, but this is not the first time he's experienced it. LAKELAND, Fla.

Nishikori survives two-set-blackout to win all-Asian battle

The 2014 US Open finalist will now play Fernando Verdasco for a place in the quarter-finals after admitting that the rain delay helped his game. A Nishikori backhand victor brought up match point and Chung ended the 3-hour, 51-minute slug fest with a double fault.

Penguins make it back-to-back

On Sunday night, not only did his Pittsburgh Penguins win back-to-back Stanley Cup titles, Crosby was also named Conn Smythe victor as playoff MVP for the second consecutive year as voted on by a panel of the Professional Hockey Writers Association.

Goalscorer Jon Walters relishing Republic of Ireland opportunity

I thought Austria did well in the first half. The introduction of Daryl Murphy with just over 10 minutes of the second half elapsed was key for Ireland. "But let's not forget, we have to do much, much better in the first half". We had a very poor opening 15 minutes, put no real pressure on Austria and allowed them to get into the game, nearly taking the crowd out of the scenario.

La Decima - The Story: Nadal celebrates 10th French Open crown

Over the past two decades, the French Open has given us more one-slam champions than the other three majors combined: Iva Majoli in 1997, Anastasia Myskina in 2004, Ana Ivanovic in 2008 and Francesca Schiavone in 2010. Emotions overwhelmed Nadal as he soaked up the glory of his tenth French Open victory . "It's time for us to enjoy the moment". The sun was shining, there was barely a trace of cloud in the bright blue sky and the temperature was about 85 degrees (30 Celsius).

Ryan Blaney Wins Axalta Pocono 400

Seemingly it was only a matter of time before Blaney's first and the team's 99th victory would occur. It's exciting we had a fast race auto. Jamie McMurray appeared to get caught up in the aftermath of Johnson's wreck and his No. So on Sunday, Keselowski chose to turn the tables, hop out of his auto and run over to Victory Lane to play pit reporter for Ryan Blaney . Darrell Wallace Jr .

Watch out for Ostapenko at Wimbledon

Ostapenko's 50th victor of the match was another half-volley, helping her to a 5-3 lead, which she then converted against the serve by thumping Halep's delivery straight back past her. The unlikeliest Grand Slam win in recent times was, of course, defined by a few astonishing numbers and facts. Also missing was two-time major champ Victoria Azarenka, while No.

Unseeded Latvian teen Ostapenko into 1st Slam semi at French

Ostapenko, who won the girls' singles at Wimbledon in 2014, overcame two rain delays to beat former world No.1 Caroline Wozniacki , 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 at Roland Garros just before 8pm local time in Paris after a day when heavy showers whipped through the city.