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Premier League: Liverpool apparently interested in Rüdiger

Monday  17:40,   10 august 2020

Antonio Rüdiger has been lacing his shoes for Chelsea since 2017. Now Liverpool are interested in the Blues' central defender. © Provided by SPOX Antonio Rüdiger is apparently on the note at the LFC. The English champions FC Liverpool have... >>>

Presidential in Belarus. Germany evokes a resumption of sanctions

Monday  17:18,   10 august 2020

© VASILY FEDOSENKO / REUTERS Support for Svetlana Tikhanouskaya, main opponent of the re-elected outgoing president Alexander Lukashenko. Germany has spoken of a resumption of European sanctions against Belarus after the re-election of outgoing... >>>

Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Jatavis Brown abruptly retires at 26

Monday  17:10,   10 august 2020

Eagles linebacker Jatavis Brown retired after four NFL seasons. He had just signed with the Eagles in March and was expected to be in mix to start.Brown, a free agent addition in March, placed his name on the reserve/retired list. According to ESPN, >>>

Cecilia Brækhus talks chance at boxing history by surpassing Joe Louis' title defense record

Monday  17:10,   10 august 2020

A win over Jessica McCaskill on Aug. 15 would give Cecilia Brækhus a record-setting 26 consecutive title defenses.Now, as the undefeated undisputed welterweight champ prepares to defend her titles against unified super lightweight champ Jessica... >>>

Sarri the scapegoat: Why Juventus sacked their coach two weeks after Serie A title triumph

Monday  16:11,   10 august 2020

The Bianconeri clinched their ninth successive Scudetto on July 26 but their coach had long since lost the support of the players and his bossesAfter all, someone had to take the fall for an embarrassing exit at the hands of a limited Lyon side –... >>>

NHL draft lottery: Ranking the eight teams 1-8 in terms of who is least deserving of No. 1 pick

Monday  16:10,   10 august 2020

Alexis Lafrenière is expected to go first overall in the upcoming NHL draft. Here is a ranking of the teams in play for No. 1 who are least deserving.The first phase of the June 26 draft lottery revealed that one of the eliminated teams from the... >>>

Lawrence, Fields lead call for college player union

Monday  16:10,   10 august 2020

Two of college football's most famous quarterbacks took to Twitter to make a late-night call for the formation of a union. With the 2020 season reportedly in serious danger of postponement, Clemson's Trevor Lawrence and Ohio State's... >>>

While you were sleeping: The week can faintly be seen through the haze

Monday  16:09,   10 august 2020

Here’s what happened as the weekend came to an end Quebec’s standard for acceptable workplace exposure to asbestos fibres should be lowered as soon as possible , says a report by the province’s independent environmental review agency. The province... >>>

"Not the day to win" - Scott Redding loses championship lead

Monday  16:08,   10 august 2020

Ducati rider Scott Redding loses 28 points to world championship rival Jonathan Rea in Portimao and gives the reasons for the mixed results at the third WSBK event With second place in the second main race, Scott Redding reached a halfway... >>>

Panthers, GM Tallon part ways following qualifying-round loss

Monday  16:08,   10 august 2020

The Florida Panthers and general manager Dale Tallon have agreed to part ways, the team announced Monday. The club will immediately begin a search for its next GM. Tallon spent a decade with the Panthers, who were eliminated by the New York... >>>

'Frustrated' Damian Lillard moves on from George-Beverley spat with 51-point game

Monday  16:06,   10 august 2020

After key misses against the Clippers on Saturday, Damian Lillard responded with a huge performance to help beat the 76ers.Portland Trail Blazers point guard Lillard missed a pair of free throws and also a three-pointer in the closing seconds of his >>>

'Part Ozil and part Ballack' Havertz can win Premier League for Chelsea, says Hilbert

Monday  16:06,   10 august 2020

Chelsea have signed Timo Werner from RB Leipzig and the addition of his Germany international team-mate can take the club to the next levelHavertz, the youngest-ever Bundesliga debutant when he made his first appearance at 17 years and 126 days in... >>>

Testing for UEFA leader will allow trophy presentations

Monday  16:05,   10 august 2020

LISBON, Portugal — UEFA President Aleksander Ceferin will undergo testing for the coronavirus that will allow him to present the Champions League trophy to the winners. Ceferin and general secretary Theodore Theodoridis will be tested two days... >>>

It's being cleaned up: Pietro Lombardi has to leave 'DSDS'

Monday  15:53,   10 august 2020

© Becher / WENN.com Pietro Lombardi (28) is a bit sad. The popular singer had a lot of fun evaluating candidates in the last two seasons of 'Deutschland sucht den Superstar' and squabbling with his mentor Dieter Bohlen (66). But that's over now,... >>>