Sunday August 20-th, 2017

Royals acquire Melky Cabrera from White Sox for 2 minor league pitchers Royals acquire Melky Cabrera from White Sox for 2 minor league pitchers

The Chicago White Sox announced Sunday they traded veteran outfielder Melky Cabrera and cash considerations to the Kansas City Royals for minor league pitchers A.J. Five days later, Chicago dealt third baseman Todd Frazier, closer David Robertso...

Rob Ninkovich announces retirement from NFL Rob Ninkovich announces retirement from NFL

ESPN.com's Mike Reiss broke the news . Ninkovich was drafted out of Purdue in the fifth-round by the New Orleans Saints back in 2006. It was all part of Ninkovich's accomplishments as an underdog who found a way to rack up 46 sacks, 10 forced ...

Katie Taylor overpowers gallant Jasmine Clarkson in United States debut Katie Taylor overpowers gallant Jasmine Clarkson in United States debut

The more fights I have here in the US the better. The third round brought the stoppage as Taylor picked Clarkson off left hooks to the head and body. "I thought I performed pretty well. I felt good and strong in there tonight". Taylor's first hig...

What was RSS's contribution in India's freedom struggle: Congress asks Modi What was RSS's contribution in India's freedom struggle: Congress asks Modi

An English translation of the speech was made available by the government. Modi's monthly radio address to the nation generated a revenue of Rs 10 crore in the past two fiscal years for the All India Radio (AIR), the government told the Lok Sabha...

Volkan Oezdemir Says he Understands if Gustafsson Gets Next Title Shot Volkan Oezdemir Says he Understands if Gustafsson Gets Next Title Shot

In the main event of UFC 214, Jon Jones knocked out Daniel Cormier in the third round to recapture the light heavyweight gold. Unheralded Volkan Oezdemir needed just 22 seconds on Saturday to finish off top contender Jimi Manuwa and make a ...

Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham fans are right to boo Kyle Walker Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham fans are right to boo Kyle Walker

Walker was on the winning side as City comfortably triumphed 3-0 - a result that flattered Tottenham if anything - but Pochettino has pointed out that the Lilywhites are still to make their own signings. We pushed a lot to train and develop our physi...

Blue Jays trade Liriano to Astros for Aoki, outfield prospect Blue Jays trade Liriano to Astros for Aoki, outfield prospect

The lefty came out of the pen on two occasions for the Blue Jays during last year's regular season, coughing up three runs off three hits in two frames. Aoki made one of his most memorable appearances as an Astro on June 30, entering the ninth inni...

Big Ten releases women's basketball matchups Big Ten releases women's basketball matchups

Dates, times and television information for all of Nebraska's conference games will be announced later by the Big Ten. OSU won the Big Ten last year, and reigning national player of the year Kelsey Mitchell is returning for her senior season.

Mets agree to send Addison Reed to Boston for three prospects Mets agree to send Addison Reed to Boston for three prospects

Reed, 28, has 19 saves as Mets closer. That very same success is nearly certainly going to land Reed elsewhere by the end of the day, as he's the top rental reliever available. While he won't blow batters away with the 93 mph velocity on his fast...

Neymar not travelling for PSG medicals, to fly back to Barcelona

Most believed that they could not, but that they would take another 60 million euro fine - they incurred one for breaching FFP in 2014 and paid it without hesitation - and move on. "Part of me fears all of that will be forgotten if Barcelona hand h...

Neymar fights with Barcelona teammate before storming off Neymar fights with Barcelona teammate before storming off

Ramos continued, "I swapped shirts with him after the game and hopefully it'll be the last one he's worn for Barcelona ". "Because if we want to win, we need the best players possible", he said. Following the Miami friendly at the Hard Rock Stadiu...

Dodgers' Kyle Farmer Hits Walk-Off Double in First MLB At-Bat Dodgers' Kyle Farmer Hits Walk-Off Double in First MLB At-Bat

Los Angeles players and coaches stormed the field in an unbridled celebration to congratulate the rookie. Jason Bateman, Justin Theroux, Jimmy Kimmel and Kareem Abdul Jabbar were a few of the A-listers who turned out for an evening of ping pong alo...

Club Friendly Report: Hertha Berlin v Liverpool 29 July 2017 Club Friendly Report: Hertha Berlin v Liverpool 29 July 2017

Robertson was brought on for 45 minutes of action on Saturday as Liverpool beat Hertha Berlin 3-0 in a friendly in the German capital. He's settled in real good, he's not only a great player but as a person which makes it easier for him and for...

PM Narendra Modi Praises Indian Women's Team in Mann Ki Baat PM Narendra Modi Praises Indian Women's Team in Mann Ki Baat

Modi appreciated the hard work and dedication of workers at all levels of government, from the local governments to the central government. Modi also expressed concern over the flood situation in various parts of the country. But they failed to emu...

Daniel Ricciardo fastest in Hungary F1 Grand Prix practice, Sebastian Vettel second

Ricciardo, who is fourth in the championship and 60 points behind Ferrari's leader Sebastian Vettel at the mid-point in the season, recorded a best time of one minute and 18.455 seconds in the afternoon session in Mogyorod, just outside of Buda...

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Interviewed Ahead of UFC 214 Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Interviewed Ahead of UFC 214

On June 28, a UFC Welterweight Championship bout between current champion Tyron Woodley and former UFC Middleweight Championship challenger and multiple-time jiu-jitsu world champion Demian Maia was announced as the third title fight of the eve...

Pep Guardiola wants a defender and open to more signings Pep Guardiola wants a defender and open to more signings

Guardiola is also desperate to off-load his unwanted stars, with Fabian Delph, Wilfried Bony and Kelechi Iheanacho expected to follow Samir Nasri and leave the Etihad. After Sergio Agüero had struck the woodwork twice, Sterling doubled the advant...

Haas, Schooling add medals at FINA World Championships Haas, Schooling add medals at FINA World Championships

Townley Haas earned a second relay gold medal while Joseph Schooling won a bronze medal at the FINA World Championships in Budapest, Hungary Saturday. The event was won by American Caeleb Dressel , who scored a timing of 49.86s, which is just 0.04...

Toby Alderweireld says no news on Tottenham contract position Toby Alderweireld says no news on Tottenham contract position

With spending, there's a lot of pressure on the teams. "There are four, five teams maybe who have to become champions now and that will put great pressure on them". "Danilo and Kyle Walker help us a lot to show us our rhythm". "We want to do be...

How did Twitter react to Manchester City's preseason thrashing of Tottenham? How did Twitter react to Manchester City's preseason thrashing of Tottenham?

I have been at Tottenham for so many years, but I'm excited about beginning a new chapter in my career. "They played better than us". Maybe today they have a little bit of an advantage, they are ahead of us because they have signed and kept the pla...

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