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Jamie Horowitz Out as Fox Sports President, Denies Claim of Misconduct

Last week Fox Sports fired much of its writing staff as part of Horowitz's plan to promote videos and personalities over written content. This week the biggest news in the sports media and business world is that Horowitz just got fired. Jamie was hired by Fox to do a job, a job that until today he has performed in an exemplary fashion. All of these functions will now report directly to me.

Nadal sails past Millman at Wimbledon

From 2006 to 2011, he reached the final every year except 2009, when he skipped the grass-court major because of injury. The world No 4 will now face American Donald Young in the second round on Wednesday. I did five times, it's true what happened to my knees in 2012, it was more hard and at the same time, it's true in 2014 I played a good event, I lost in the fourth round against Nick ( Kyrgios ) but I had my chances too.

Laura Robson beaten in straight sets in Wimbledon first round

For Robson it's the latest disappointment as she battles her way back to full fitness after injury problems and having fallen a break behind early on, she never looked like troubling Haddad Maia. "To be honest, I'm trying to get my ranking up so that next year hopefully I won't need a wild card, so I feel like I really deserve to be here". Laura Robson said she was "overwhelmed with nerves" after crashing out of Wimbledon at the first hurdle.

Indian PM exits speech to Darth Vader music - RT Viral

While the the PM's speech was focused on the implementation and pros of the GST, he also spoke abouit a wide variety of topics from corruption to taxes to the launch of a new course at the ICAI. Soon after he was elected the PM in 2014, when Modi arrived at Madison Square garden to give his speech, he had quoted Star Wars iconic line - 'May the force be with you!' - much to the amusement of Hugh Jackman and the world in general.

Ravi Shastri applies for head coach role of Virat Kohli's Team India

V. S. Laxman and Sachin Tendulkar. The former India team director confirmed to Hindustan Times that he has sent in his application to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which has fixed July 9 as the deadline. The head coach position has been vacant since Anil Kumble's resignation following India's 180-run defeat against arch-rivals Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at the Oval on June 18.

Mourinho 'frustrated' and 'concerned' by summer

Morata's wish is to start preseason with Manchester United rather than Real Madrid , report Marca, but his current club are in absolutely no rush for a sale. But, according to the IBTimes , they made "significant progress" over the weekend. Morata's camp are now trying to push things forward and agent Juanma Lopez, along with the striker's father Alfonso, were pictured heading into Real Madrid's offices at the Bernabeu at lunchtime today by Spanish daily AS.

Five forwards to replace Alexis Sanchez — Arsenal

Does it make sense? Sergio Aguero was mentioned but I understand Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho has also been discussed. Plus, City have more pressing matters. Not only would it leave Arsenal in ruins, it'd go a long way in establishing Pep Guardiola's vision at Manchester City . The 28-year-old told reporters "My future will be decided after the cup".

Nick Kyrgios hobbles out of Wimbledon in less than an hour

The Australian slipped on the grass of Queen's during his first-round match against Donald Young of the US and was forced to retire after trying to play through a hip injury initially. Hip problems are no stranger to the 22-year-old, who has been dealing with that injury all season long. The world number 20 dismissed suggestions this injury could prove "career-ending" but also expressed reluctance to undergo surgery.

Vegas Play of the Day: Nationals at Cardinals

The right-hander walked four and struck out three on the night. The Cardinals had won four straight and six of seven overall, including series victories over the Arizona Diamondbacks and Nationals . Needing six outs from their bullpen to lock up the victory, the Nationals watched as Enny Romero served up a two-run homer to Tommy Pham in the bottom of the eighth before getting through the inning without any more damage.

Teen Mom 2 Star Briana DeJesus Gives Birth to Her Second Daughter

On Saturday, July 1, Bri revealed that she was scheduled to be induced on Monday, July 3 because of ICP, which is a condition that impairs the flow of bile from the liver, according to Mayo Clinic . She continued to thank everyone for the love and support. Since then, the show has documented many details of her life, and it includes her raising her mini-me Nova .

Carmelo Anthony Would Waive No-Trade Clause for Rockets

League sources told ESPN that with the Houston Rockets acquiring point guard Chris Paul from the Los Angeles Clippers, the team has become a potential place of interest to the 10-time All-Star. NY has "resisted the idea of a contract buyout", even after Phil Jackson's departure, and they're seeking "significant assets" in any potential trade, while avoiding long-term commitments to veterans.

Everton '24 hours from completing Michael Keane signing'

Manchester United were previously monitoring Keane, but after snapping up Victor Lindelof from Benfica their interest ended. Everton have already signed Sunderland's England's Under-21 goalkeeper Jordan Pickford for up to £30m and brought in Ajax captain Davy Klaassen in a move worth nearly £24m.

Portugal beats Mexico in Confederations Cup third place game

Ronaldo says on his Facebook page after Portugal's semifinals loss to Chile that "I'm very happy to finally be with my children for the first time " and he will not play against Mexico in the third place game. Portugal got another chance at the penalty spot after Miguel Layun handled Gelson Martins's attempted flick in the penalty area, and this time Adrien Silva made no mistake, as he sent Ochoa the wrong way to score the winning goal.

Horn stuns Pacquiao to win WBO welterweight crown

Having defeated Manny Pacquiao , Jeff Horn is hopeful of securing a bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr once the American has fought Conor McGregor. The election is widely tipped to be called in the latter half of this year. I thought Manny had a real good round in the ninth, maybe a two-point round and I just hoped Manny gave me one more of them and the fight's over and it's done.

Kyle Lowry and Serge Ibaka both ink three-year deals with Raptors

Lowry chose to opt out of the final year of his previous deal at the end of this past season, and reportedly had meetings with other National Basketball Association teams before making the decision to stay with the Raptors. Lowry has the offensive versatility to thrive in any system, too, an especially significant reality given Masai Ujiri's recent comments about the Raptors' need to overhaul their stagnant offensive ethos.

Tennis star Andy Murray and Kim Sears 'expecting their second child'

I'll be fine to play seven matches."Murray pulled out of two scheduled exhibition matches at London's Hurlingham Club last week and was seen to be hobbling in practice over the past few days". "I certainly haven't played too much tennis - but I'm certainly going to have to work my way into the tournament". BBC reports that he told reporters that he and Kim have known for "a while", but that he would not discuss any dates .

Petra Kvitova: "It feels like my second home"

If I had to put my neck on the line and come up with the name of a victor I would have to say the favourite is Petra Kvitova . The Good Lord knows everything, but I reckon even he would be scratching his head if he had to come up with the name of the 2017 women's champion .

Bulls sign Justin Holiday to 2-year, $9M deal

Darren Wolfson of KSTP.com said that the Wolves are interested in Holdiay, but it's not clear if they are one of the teams who have made an offer. The guard has shown some flashes during his National Basketball Association career, setting career highs in points per game and minutes played per game during the 2016-17 season in NY.

Capitals re-sign Kuznetsov, trade Johansson to Devils

After a slow start to last season, he finished the year with 19 goals and 40 assists, scoring 50 points in the last 61 games of the season. The Capitals were forced to say goodbye to Johansson after re-signing forward Evgeny Kuznetsov to an eight-year, $62.4 million deal earlier Sunday.

Kyle Stanley triumphs in play-off at Quicken Loans National

Stanley was four shots adrift of overnight leader David Lingmerth and slipped further back when he bogeyed the first after finding a greenside bunker, but it would prove to be the only blemish of a memorable day. "(This win) is confirmation we've been working on the right things, and if anything will make me a little bit hungrier to get to work". World No 9 Rickie Fowler stormed up the leaderboard after nine birdies helped him post a closing 65, which was enough for a tie for third alongside ...

Dozens of Trump impeachment rallies held across United States, including Philadelphia

It is one of dozens of marches planned across the country, with demonstrations in California scheduled in Fresno, Orange County, Ventura, San Diego and San Francisco. Director Ameena Mirza Qazi. Sherman has circulated articles of impeachment in an effort to garner support in Congress. Then there's the FBI's and Special Counsel Robert Mueller's ongoing investigation into alleged Trump campaign connections to Russia's attack on the USA electoral process.

Liverpool step up pursuit of Naby Keita

The 22-year-old is coming off the back an impressive season in which he scored eight goals and provided eight assists in 31 Bundesliga games, and in turn that has attracted plenty of interest from around Europe. Keita's style fits the German's tactics perfectly, with his endless running and quick press abilities playing a huge part in his preferred style of play.

Virender Sehwag corrects fan after being compared with Smriti Mandhana

Just days after India's women's cricket captain Mithali Raj shut down a reporter asking who her favourite male cricketer was, it was Virender Sehwag who had to correct a Twitter user over his comparison of dashing India opener Smriti Mandhana to him.

Portugal Defeats Mexico for 3rd Place in 2017 Confederations Cup

World champion Germany faces Copa America holder Chile later in the final in Saint Petersburg. The European champions were within seconds of losing in normal time after central defender Luis Neto had put through his own goal after 54 minutes.

Man Utd hold on to Darmian

The Italian global only started 15 Premier League games under Jose Mourinho last term, although he did finish the campaign in the team, and the full-back gained a host of praise for his end-of-season form. However, Mourinho is prioritising a striker, a winger and a central midfielder ahead of next season. Mourinho does hold an interest in Barcelona left-back Jordi Alba, but the Spain worldwide looks set to stay at the La Liga club.

Teen, 16, killed and six injured after hit-and-run

Scotland Yard does not believe the incident, which took place shortly before 1.30am on Sunday, was a deliberate attack. It is reported that as a result of collision of the auto Audi A3 on a group of teenagers killed 16-year-old girl. And the police said that the driver of the Audi fled the scene, however, he received a head injury and may soon seek medical assistance. Emergency services were scrambled to Pixton Way, in Croydon , just before 1.30am, but the girl could not be saved and she ...

Juventus confirm Dani Alves exit amid interest from Manchester City

Dani Alves, 34 joined the Serie A champions a year ago in a more similar way, ending his time with Spanish side Barcelona after a breathtaking campaign which saw him spend eight years with an wonderful number of trophy during his time in camp Nuo.

Rangers trade for Blue Jays reliever Jason Grilli

Grilli will join the Rangers on Monday. Grilli was designated for assignment last week after posting a 6.97 ERA over 20 2/3 innings, but he did boasts a 23/9 K/BB ratio over that time and struck out 81 across 59 frames a year ago. The left-handed hitter is in his sixth professional season after being signed as a non-drafted free agent. The Rangers are obviously hoping for a similar uptick in performance from a change in scenery for Grilli, who is making his second stint in the organization ...

Rodgers sees long-term future for Brown at Celtic

Indeed the mega bucks Premier League side had to fight back on four occasions to get level with Celtic . In Austria yesterday, where Celtic are on pre-season tour, Rodgers explained why he was intent on landing Brown a new deal. We've talked about it a few times. His efforts helped Celtic secure a historic treble which saw them go the entire domestic season unbeaten and he was duly named in the PFA Scotland Team of the Year.

Taj Gibson agrees to two-year, $28 million deal with Timberwolves

Gibson's deal is reportedly $28 million over the next two seasons. Gibson was acquired by the Thunder at last season's trade deadline, and eventually assumed the starting job at power forward when Domantas Sabonis was moved to the bench.

Serge Ibaka reaches three-year, $65 million deal to stay with Toronto

Ibaka didn't call out any reporters specifically, but as Bleacher Report noted on Saturday, this week ESPN's Zach Lowe discussed the topic during an appearance on BR's "The Full 48" podcast. Ibaka was paid $12.25 million last season, when he was acquired in February from Orlando for Terrence Ross and a 2017 draft pick. The Congo native averaged 14.8 points and 6.8 rebounds per game last season.

Jamie Benn wants bubble hockey to determine Alexander Radulov's new home

Markov just take a three-year contract worth 5.75 million dollars per year. Radulov, who made $5.75 million last season, is believed to be drawing interest from the Vegas Golden Knights, Dallas Stars and San Jose Sharks, among others.

Monaco refuse 50M€ du PSG pour Fabinho

Reste à convaincre l'AS Monaco de lâcher le Brésilien de 23 ans à un concurrent direct au titre... Toutefois, les bonnes relations qu'entretiennent Nasser al-Khelaïfi et Jorge Mendes , l'agent du milieu de terrain brésilien de l'AS Monaco, pourraient aider à un dénouement favorable en faveur du PSG .

Chelsea target Lukaku willing to meet Mourinho about Man Utd move

The Italy global played in both full-back positions last season and started the Europa League final against Ajax. Darmian spent much of last season as a back-up to Antonio Valencia at right-back, with many of his 18 Premier League outings coming on the left-side of defence instead.

Mourinho 'wants Morata AND Lukaku' at Man United

However, according to The Sun , Mourinho wants to sign two new strikers in this summer's transfer window, and will target a move for Everton's Lukaku once the Morata deal has been confirmed. Mourinho sold the Belgian worldwide to Everton in 2014 while in charge of Chelsea, but it is claimed that the Portuguese has been impressed with the 24-year-old's development over the last couple of seasons.