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Sports Kylian Mbappe joins PSG on season-long loan deal from Monaco
Author: 0 Kylian Mbappe joins PSG on season-long loan deal from Monaco

French club Paris St Germain have been placed under investigation by UEFA to see if their recent transfer spending spree has broken the break-even rules of European soccer's ruling body known as Financial Fair Play (FFP). Mbappe stormed to fame in the second half of last season, steering Monaco to their first French top-flight league crown since 2000, and a semi-final berth in Champions League.

Sports Late flurry helps laboured England beat Malta
Author: 0 Late flurry helps laboured England beat Malta

Our live coverage lets you follow all the key moments as they happen. With so many top goalkeepers at Gareth Southgate's disposal, the debate about who should be England's No 1 has come to the fore ahead of the upcoming World Cup qualifiers, but Sky Sports readers had little doubt as to who they think should be between the sticks.

Sports Mosquitoes in 2 Cincinnati neighborhoods test positive for West Nile Virus
Author: 0 Mosquitoes in 2 Cincinnati neighborhoods test positive for West Nile Virus

Because of this drastic increase, Georgians are being urged to protect themselves from mosquito bites. You can protect yourself from mosquito bites by applying a mosquito repellant that contains 30% DEET , wearing long sleeves and trousers at dawn and dusk and removing standing water from around your home.

Sports Kyrie Irving traded to Celtics
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving traded to Celtics

According to Adrian Wojnarowski , the Celtics will give up a 2020 second-round pick to complete the trade . With Isaiah Thomas being the primary asset in the trade it is hard to see the great value Jae Crowder will provide when he plays in Cleveland this offseason .

Sports Steelers WR Martavis Bryant cleared to play in Week 1
Author: 0 Steelers WR Martavis Bryant cleared to play in Week 1

Fellow NFL.com reporter Ian Rapoport adds Bell that is expected to sign his franchise tender, one that has not been enhanced. On Tuesday Bell's teammate and friend Mike Mitchell said he hadn't seen Bell and didn't know he was back in Pittsburgh.

Sports Angels acquire Justin Upton from Tigers
Author: 0 Angels acquire Justin Upton from Tigers

But the Angels' biggest present weakness was in the middle of their lineup, where Albert Pujols hit third behind superstar Mike Trout . Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander , pictured in the first inning of a game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on August 4, 2017 in Baltimore, is still being mentioned in trade rumors after the trade deadline.

Sports Arrow fired on to the pitch at the Oval
Author: 0 Arrow fired on to the pitch at the Oval

A cricket match at the Oval has been suspended after a projectile - apparently a crossbow bolt - was sacked onto the pitch from outside the ground. A spokesperson for Surrey County Cricket Club told CNN the "arrow landed between balls, a couple of pitches away from the players".

Sports Chelsea could be about to lose another signing to a rival
Author: 0 Chelsea could be about to lose another signing to a rival

The primary name today is Fernando Llorente , and Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is reportedly confident that he'll acquire the Swans forward for half the price that he originally expected. It worked out for the Welsh club and perhaps the only surprise is that Llorente isn't a Chelsea player already. Following a successful pre-season, in which he scored three goals against rivals Arsenal and Bayern Munich, Batshuayi started the season opener, a 3-2 defeat to minnows Burnley.

Sports Drake Announces $200000 Donation to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
Author: 0 Drake Announces $200000 Donation to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

Strunk announced Tuesday afternoon that she is donating $1 million dollars to Houston flooding relief efforts started by J.J. Watt . So many people visited Watt's website on YouCaring .com, the website crashed. Watt started the fundraiser last Sunday with an initial goal of $100,000. The NRG Center, across the road from the Texans stadium is being used to shelter those in need, in a similar way to how the Superdome was used in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina .

Sports US Open results 2017: Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova advance
Author: 0 US Open results 2017: Venus Williams, Maria Sharapova advance

She upended second seed Simona Halep Monday night on Ashe after missing the previous six Grand Slams, and she has enjoyed headliner status this week. Sky Bet have cut Sharapova to 6/1 to win the US Open , that in from 20/1 before the tournament, and she shares second in the betting with Karolina Pliskova.

Sports Andy Murray pulls out of US Open with hip injury
Author: 0 Andy Murray pulls out of US Open with hip injury

Murray - who has been struggling with the injury since before Wimbledon - announced the decision on Saturday, just two days before the tournament begins. Former US Open Champions Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka both withdrew earlier in the year while Kei Nishikori and Milos Raonic followed suit in recent weeks.

Sports A look at Andy Murray's possible route to the US Open final
Author: 0 A look at Andy Murray's possible route to the US Open final

He is the three-time Grand Slam champion and his first major title came in 2012 on the hard courts of NY. With numerous world's top players absent from the tennis tournament, the U.S. "When you speak to a lot [of specialists], there are different views and opinions on what the best thing to do is moving forward. Unfortunately, I won't be playing here this year".

Sports Chelsea target hands in transfer request, Leicester City demand £30M+
Author: 0 Chelsea target hands in transfer request, Leicester City demand £30M+

Drinkwater is yet to feature for the 2015/16 English top flight champions as rumours continue to spread about an impending move to Stamford Bridge. Sky Sports , however, are claiming that it will take a huge offer for the Foxes to consider selling one of their star men before Thursday's transfer deadline.

Sports Mariners acquire RHP Leake from Cardinals
Author: 0 Mariners acquire RHP Leake from Cardinals

You can read all about his comments on the Leake trade in Rick Hummel's story at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch . He also has pitched for the Reds and Giants. After debuting in 2010, Leake has made 228 starts - the second most in the National League. The Mariners acquire an $18 million option for 2021 with a $5 million buyout.

Sports Green Bay Packers Sign Linebacker Ahmad Brooks
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The Green Bay Packers are signing recently released 49ers pass rusher Ahmad Brooks , as first reported Wednesday by NFL Media. After surprisingly opening up his checkbook to sign free agents TE Martellus Bennett, TE Lance Kendricks, DT Ricky Jean Francois, CB Davon House and G Jahri Evans, Thompson has once again dipped into the free agent pool to sign OLB Ahmad Brooks .

Sports Arsene Wenger critics have short memories - Vieira
Author: 0 Arsene Wenger critics have short memories - Vieira

Midfielder Aaron Ramsey admits Arsenal must change something following the Liverpool loss. Senegal worldwide Sadio Mane netted a superb solo goal on the break before Liverpool summer signing Mohamed Salah made it 3-0 after dispossessing Hector Bellerin and running the length of the pitch.

Author: 0 US Open: Rafael Nadal not letting potential Roger Federer clash cloud goal

Those two are also on a potential semifinal collision course. Third seed Federer faces American teenager Frances Tiafoe in the second night match at about 02:00 on Tuesday, after American Madison Keys plays Belgian Elise Mertens. Australian Open final was where they faced for the first time this year with Federer defeating his arch-rival in a pulsating five-setter. Britain's world number two Andy Murray pulled out of the U.S.

Sports Liverpool reportedly come up with clever plan to sign Thomas Lemar
Author: 0 Liverpool reportedly come up with clever plan to sign Thomas Lemar

In addition to cash, Liverpool hope they can use Monaco's interest in forward Origi to their advantage by allowing the Belgian global to spend a year at the Stade Louis II on loan. Liverpool are heavily linked with French global and Monaco star Thomas Lemar and latest reports suggest that the Merseysiders are determined to secure his signature.

Sports Maria Sharapova vs Simona Halep, tv channel schedule, start time
Author: 0 Maria Sharapova vs Simona Halep, tv channel schedule, start time

She made her share of errors, but she ultimately came out on top after two hours and 45 minutes. " Halep is still young and Pliskova has come through with her big serve and she is just much more fit - in fact, she took off nearly six months to get fit and now it's really showing".

Sports West Indies lose Kyle Hope against England
Author: 0 West Indies lose Kyle Hope against England

While Brathwaite fell five runs short of pipping his partner to become the first person to record twin centuries at this ground, Hope was able to see the Windies home under gloomy skies with the floodlights on in a nerve-jangling finish, with all four results possible heading into the final session.

Sports Cavaliers to ask Celtics for more compensation in Kyrie Irving trade
Author: 0 Cavaliers to ask Celtics for more compensation in Kyrie Irving trade

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics are reportedly at a standstill about finalizing their swap of Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas . Thomas aggravated it in the second round against Washington and finally limped off the floor in Game 2 of the conference finals, which Cleveland won in five games.

Sports 49ers trade starter Vance McDonald
Author: 0 49ers trade starter Vance McDonald

He averaged more than 16 yards a reception previous year and caught four touchdowns, one of them for 75 yards. And so, we were in the market for a guy that was National Football League capable and McDonald was that. Blake Bell and undrafted rookie Cole Hikutini are the 49ers' other tight ends. McDonald and James figure to split most of the reps at the position, until one of them emerges as the primary target at the position.

Sports Manchester City lodge sensational cash plus Raheem Sterling bid for Alexis Sanchez
Author: 0 Manchester City lodge sensational cash plus Raheem Sterling bid for Alexis Sanchez

The England global is open to joining Arsene Wenger's side as he could fall down the pecking order if Sanchez arrives. The England global, 22, is understood to be bemused at the decision after scoring twice in City's opening three Premier League matches but is open to moving back to London , where he began his career playing for QPR's youth team before moving to Anfield.

Sports Nadal shines in rainy US Open
Author: 0 Nadal shines in rainy US Open

Osaka had 22 winners, 17 unforced errors and saved all four break points. Osaka made it to the third round at Wimbledon this year but has yet to win a WTA title. "But for me it was for sure not the best day and not the best match". The victory over Kerber is Osaka's first over a Top 10 player and, quite easily, the biggest win of her career.

Sports QB Tyrod Taylor & TJ Yates remain in concussion protocol
Author: 0 QB Tyrod Taylor & TJ Yates remain in concussion protocol

Buffalo turned to Wenning because starter Tyrod Taylor and third-stringer T.J. Yates are both being evaluated for concussions suffered Saturday in a 13-9 preseason loss at Baltimore. "Anytime it's your premier player like that, it sends a message to the team", Incognito said. I really believe that. In regard to Bills fans, Dareus had this message: "I'm going to do everything in my power to move forward, stay focused".

Sports Cavaliers could veto blockbuster trade if Celtics don't revise agreement
Author: 0 Cavaliers could veto blockbuster trade if Celtics don't revise agreement

Cleveland is trying to get the Celtics to include another draft pick, and the two sides reportedly have until Wednesday to work out all of the details if they do not extend the deadline. Wojnarowski reported on Friday night that Thomas had his physical earlier in the day and that the Cavs were " weighing their options ". Thomas sustained a torn labrum in his right hip March 15 against the Minnesota Timberwolves, re-aggravated it in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against ...

Sports Liverpool Make £55.5 Million Bid For Highly Rated Midfielder
Author: 0 Liverpool Make £55.5 Million Bid For Highly Rated Midfielder

Mohamed Salah, Andy Robertson and Dominic Solanke have been the only new arrivals at Anfield so far this summer, while long-term target Naby Keita will join next summer for a club record £48m fee . Lemar was impressive last season as he played a role in helping Monaco win the French Ligue 1 and reach the semi - finals of the Champions League last season.

Sports Liverpool sign midfielder Naby Keita from Leipzig
Author: 0 Liverpool sign midfielder Naby Keita from Leipzig

Although Reds fans will have to wait until next season to see the Guinean play at Anfield, it will be a relief that Keita finally become a Liverpool player. RB Leipzig finished second behind Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga last season, meaning they qualified for the Champions League group stage. Reports have also claimed Liverpool could make a £60m bid for Monaco midfielder Thomas Lemar before Thursday's transfer deadline.

Sports India restrict Sri Lanka to 217/9 in 50 overs
Author: 0 India restrict Sri Lanka to 217/9 in 50 overs

He first had Niroshan Dickwella with a searing yorker on leg-stump which wrapped the batsman on the pads. He beat opening batsman Niroshan Dickwella with the full delivery. The visitors had suffered a batting collapse, losing seven wickets in the space of 22 runs to be reduced to 131/7 at one stage thanks to excellent bowling by Sri Lanka off-spinner Akila Dananjaya, who returned a six-wicket haul.

Sports Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne to Wednesday on Saturday
Author: 0 Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne to Wednesday on Saturday

Ronda Rousey and Travis Browne are getting married tonight. According to White, Rousey is now concentrating on her upcoming wedding this weekend, August 26, 2017. Rousey and Browne announced their engagement back in April. She was a bantamweight champion for six consecutive years but turned away from the sport after her devastating knockout loss to Holly Holm in November 2015.

Sports Liverpool FC axe Simon Mignolet for Arsenal clash
Author: 0 Liverpool FC axe Simon Mignolet for Arsenal clash

Karius, who was criticised for some indifferent performances last season following his move from Bundesliga outfit Mainz, will start between the sticks for Liverpool with Danny Ward on the substitutes bench. Four games in a very short term, for a goalkeeper especially. "But with the other boys, we wanted a situation like this; we wanted to have three strong goalkeepers".