Familiar foes New Zealand stand between England and repeated glory

How good was the final? England: E Scarratt; L Thompson (A Wilson Hardy 71), M Jones, R Burford (A Reed 55), K Wilson; K Mclean, N Hunt (LT Mason 59); V Cornborough (R Clark 57), A Cokayne (V Fleetwood 57), S Bern (J Lucas 57), A Scott, T Taylor (H Millar-Mills 64), A Matthews, M Packer (I Noel-Smith 60), S Hunter (captain).

Liverpool knocked back TWICE by Monaco for winger Lemar

But following Klopp's bid for Lemar , who can play centrally or out wide, Liverpool hope to change Monaco's stance in the coming days. Liverpool entered the summer knowing they needed midfield reinforcements, and Lemar would arrive to fill that long established need rather than to allow Coutinho's subsequent departure.

Ex-Alabama DT Marcell Dareus sent home from preseason game

Every veteran National Football League player is now asking, "How can I be sent home and not have to play in a preseason game?" Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reported Dareus arrived for the game at around 5 p.m. Me and McDermott had a discussion. "So I'm not looking to send a message other than do the right thing". It's a tightrope that the coach had to traverse, and now that McDermott has started his journey there is no turning back.

Arsenal want Sergio Aguero from Manchester City in Alexis Sanchez deal?

City are set make an official offer later this week. The Baggies are holding out for around £30 million for the Northern Ireland global, though City may try to use Eliaquim Mangala to bring the price down. Manchester City's pursuit of Alexis Sanchez has ramped up with reports they have offered Raheem Sterling plus cash to sign the Chilean striker from Arsenal .

'Injured' Kapugedera doubtful for fourth India ODI

In the wake of Sri Lanka' abject surrender to rivals India in both Tests and the three ODIs that have been played so far, along with host's poor show in the series against Zimbabwe, the Sanath Jayasuriya-led selection panel have chose to tender their resignation.

Olympic runner David Torrence found dead in pool, Arizona police say

Firefighters who responded to the scene pulled Torrence from the pool, and declared him dead, according to the statement. A graduate of the University of California, Torrence chose to compete for Peru, his mother's home country, last summer in Rio and finished last in the 5,000 final.

Paris Saint-Germain interested in Napoli keeper Pepe Reina

Napoli have since offered Reina a reported €2.5m-per-season salary to remain part of manager Maurizio Sarri's first-team plans, but the ex-Villarreal star is said to have rejected that particular offer. Both Pepe and [Aurelio] De Laurentiis are great, I hope they realise that the best way to prolong a relationship is to talk about it, never forgetting that respect is the basis for everything.

All Browns Players Stood for the National Anthem Thanks to This Man

Brown, a legendary Browns running back from the franchise's glory days of the 1950s and 60s, addressed the team before they took the wet field in Tampa Bay on Saturday night. But it's another to do it in a way that mobilizes others to rally behind you. "Football is commercial", he said. "I'm going to give you the real deal: I'm an American", Brown, who was known for his work in the African-American community during and after his career, told the website.

Hurricane Harvey Charity Fraud Featured font size — SCAM ALERT

All donations to the American Red Cross are tax deductible. In addition, the Red Cross is taking donations online - but that is not the only organization that needs your help. Beware of "look-alike" websites or accounts . Donate to reputable disaster relief agencies . They may be meant to confuse donors. Do not click on any links in emails or texts you might receive.

Juventus to give up on signing Liverpool's Emre Can - until next summer

Italian giants Juventus are said to have given up on trying to lure Emre Can from Liverpool this summer, but may attempt to sign the German on a free transfer next summer. Gianluca DiMarzio believe Howedes will undergo his medical examinations on Wednesday, with Juventus still eager to conclude a deal for Lazio winger Keita Balde, while Kwadwo Asamoah should also be free to complete a €10m move to Galatasaray.

Perth set to host season-opening NRL double-header

Perth Stadium is set to be the third biggest sporting venue in Australia behind only the MCG and ANZ stadium. "We're very appreciative that the WA Government are able to confirm the increase in capacity for Ed Sheeran's Friday 2nd March Perth Stadium concert", Frontier Touring's Michael Gudinski said.

We were trying to make West Indies suffer, says Moeen Ali

West Indies added a further 97 runs in the next session, with Brathwaite cruising to triple figures in style. Opener Kraigg Brathwaite carved out his sixth Test hundred while immensely talented stroke-maker Shai Hope gathered his first, as West Indies dominated England to take a surprise advantage on the second day of the second Test at Headingley here yesterday.

West Indies captain Jason Holder sanctioned for comments

Holder's "inappropriate comments" were heard by on-field umpires Sundaram Ravi and Chris Gaffaney and, as a outcome, one demerit point has been added to the Barbadian's record. Holder is the second player in the ongoing Leeds Test to fall foul of the ICC, after England's Ben Stokes earned a third demerit point for similar use of abusive language.

Watford pull out of to sign Arsenal's Kieran Gibbs

The Englishman may not be the sole player leaving the club prior to next week's transfer deadline with Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez also tipped for potential exits. The Daily Mirror reported on Monday that Watford and Arsenal had agreed a £7 million fee for Gibbs' transfer, but added the Baggies were hoping to hijack the 27-year-old's move .

Mkhitaryan equals Premier League record with Rashford assist

Henrikh Mkhitaryan capped his impressive start to the new season by equaling a Premier League record that had stood for 23 years. The statistic shows how well Mkhitaryan is performing and how vital he is to the way United play, with the 28-year-old slotting in behind Lukaku and pulling the strings.

Phil Neville says Diego Costa would be absolutely sensational signing for Everton

It is the media who is talking about Costa or other players. "We are still looking to bring a striker in", Koeman confirmed. The Brazilian-born Spain global is agitating for a move away from Stamford Bridge and a return to Atletico Madrid , but they remain under a transfer embargo preventing them from registering players until January and have also been drawn in Chelsea's Champions League group.

National Basketball Association 2K18 Features Guest Commentary From KG and Kobe

As we approach the much anticipated September 15th release date of NBA 2K18 , 2K Sports continues to reveal details of the new and improved basketball game including the epic playlist, the classic "All Time" rosters and now, special edition commentators.

Mourinho lauds United as confidence grows

After two 4-0 wins to open the season, United are unlikely to make many changes with the global break now on the horizon. Rashford broke the deadlock for United from Henrikh Mkhitaryan's corner three minutes after coming off the bench to score his first Premier League goal of the season, and the striker accepted United were concerned the goals might not come against a stubborn Leicester outfit.

Lawrenceville native, Stetson University football player, collapses on field and dies

Blakely was redshirted last season and never played in a college football game. He was a running back and safety. Blakely complained on not feeling well early in practice and was taken out. An informal gathering of Blakely's friends and colleagues will be held at Stetson's Allen Hall on Tuesday at noon. Blakely is survived by his parents, Milton Blakely and Michelle Wilson, two brothers, Ryan Brown and Jared Blakely, and two sisters, Shayla Blakely and Paige Blakely.

Cormark Comments on Royal Bank Of Canada's FY2017 Earnings (RY)

About shares traded. Royal Bank of Canada (NYSE:RY) has risen 16.29% since August 28, 2016 and is uptrending. Atlantic Trust Group Limited Liability Company reported 0% of its portfolio in 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD). On Monday, December 19 the stock rating was downgraded by Citigroup to "Sell". Pinnacle Financial Partners Inc. increased its stake in shares of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce by 11.9% in the first quarter.

SC refuses Swamy's plea for e-auction

The Supreme Court has refused to direct the BCCI to administer the e-auctioning of allocating the media rights of the Indian Premier League. The apex court had last month told the BJP leader that it would think over his plea to accord urgent hearing in the case after Swamy referred to the apex court verdicts to buttress his point that it has been held that auctioning was the best method of awarding contracts.

Canelo Alvarez, Gennady Golovkin draw distinction between title fight and Mayweather-McGregor

The special will also be available on HBO NOW, HBO GO® and HBO On Demand®, and at, as well as other new media platforms. It is a serious fight between two of the world's elite pound-for-pound boxers, for the unified and lineal middleweight world championship in a match most expect to be highly competitive and filled with action.

Hajduk Split president refuses to rule out Everton move for Vlasic

On Tuesday Vlašić left the Croatia U-21 squad in Zagreb as they prepared for an upcoming global to head to Split. The Toffees have spent close to £150m already this summer with Gylfi Sigurdsson becoming the club's record £45m signing from Swansea, Micheal Keane arriving for Burnley for £30m and Davy Klassen a £23.6m signing from Ajax.

Reds legend Mark Lawrenson reveals prediction for Liverpool v Arsenal clash

Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mané each notched a goal in the first half, while Mohamed Salah and Daniel Sturridge registered in the second. "His runs from minute one in this game were outstanding", the former England global said. And obviously it worked". Ozil, who was in the starting XI, failed to perform and insisted that he shared the frustration of the supporters. "So we need to take our opportunity".

Serge Aurier set to join Tottenham

It is believed the controversial Ivory Coast global is to replace Kyle Walker at Spurs, with Mauricio Pochettino expected to complete a deal for him before the transfer window closes. The video shows Marquinhos throwing some dance moves until Rabiot pops up at the end and says: "He's going to Tottenham". Last night, we covered a report (via ESPN) claiming that Spurs should seal his signing if he is granted a work permit by the United Kingdom authorities.

Henry: Why Zlatan Returned To The EPL

They were very quiet . "I know he got all those goals last season but who else had a great season previous year?" MANCHESTER UNITED beat Leicester in the Premier League today - here are our Red Devils player ratings. "Were Leicester very unsafe against Arsenal? Yes. Yes, for sure. I was a bit scared but we keep pushing this season". "As we know against Basel, Jones and Eric are both suspended so we play Victor and Smalling and no problem at all".

Bills' Marcell Dareus sent home from Baltimore after violating team rule

Dareus, 27, is one of Buffalo's most talented players but has often had troubles off the field. McDermott confirmed Dareus did not return with the team. "And every decision I make is going to be in the best interest of this football team, and that's the way it goes". "Me and McDermott, me and the coaches, we all spoke.

Max Scherzer activated, starting for Nationals on Monday

This season, it put him on the disabled list for the first time in his career. Manager Dusty Baker told reporters after an 11-2 win over the Marlins Monday night that shortstop Trea Turner will be activated from the 60-day DL on Tuesday. Werth had not played since June 3 because of a left foot contusion. The five-time All-Star and two-time Cy Young Award victor (12-5) already had 220 strikeouts this season entering Monday's start.

Cavs withdraw from $140M Quicken Loans Arena renovation project

The proposed project, which the team had hoped to begin early this summer, has been stalled by legal wrangling that reached all the way to the Ohio Supreme Court. The Q opened in October 1994 as Gund Arena and took its current name in August 2005, soon after Dan Gilbert bought the Cavs. "This facility is Cleveland's gateway to the world as many of our events are broadcast nationally and internationally".

Saints trade for long snapper Jon Dorenbos

Dorenbos brought the Eagles national fame when he came within a card trick of winning the America's Got Talent competition. Dorenbos injured his wrist in a December loss to the Redskins last season, and the Eagles signed Lovato as a replacement for the final three weeks of the season.

Ian Wight wants Arsene Wenger to leave his job as Arsenal manager

Vieira was the defensive anchor in a formidable midfield partnership alongside Emmanuel Petit, as Arsenal - under Arsene Wenger - went undefeated during their Premier League title success in the 2003/04 season. He goes home and he's probably on his phone. "You do feel it's nearly like his blanket, his comfort blanket", Wright said. 'When you go through that list of what's going wrong - and you have got to throw in recruitment as well - it's an absolute shambles and I'm really gutted for ...

Hamilton wins 2017 Belgian Grand Prix

Schumacher, the sport's most successful driver, hasn't been seen in public since suffering a devastating head injury while skiing with Mick in December 2013. Vettel now has a seven point lead, the difference between a victory and second place, with Hamilton ahead 5-4 on race wins. "I knew we'd been given a bit of an opportunity so it was good to take advantage of that with Valtteri on the restart", he said.

Rashford, Fellaini Score as Man United Beat Leicester

Within seconds Marcus Rashford had evaporated the nerves and most of the doubt, too. The same happened at United last season when the responsibility fell on Zlatan Ibrahimovic to become Mourinho's talisman. "The result was open at 0-0". Had it not been for Rashford and Fellaini's goals, this would easily have been the first point on this list. United's Achilles heel previous year was their inability to beat teams at home, where they drew on 10 occasions in the league, and there ...

Celebrations in India — National Sports Day

The National Sports Day which is celebrated on August 29 every year shall witness the President Ram Nath Kovind confer Arjuna Awards to 17 eminent sportsmen who have brought laurels to the nation by winning medals at worldwide sporting events.

March against hatred commemorates King speech

The historic project began in April of 2014 when Deal signed a bill authorizing placement of a statue honoring King at the state capitol. Adjacent to the garage in the area near the Fraser Street mini-mall is a public gathering space which is lined with pavers that commemorate key moments in the civil rights movement nationally and in the Penn State and State College community.