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Sport SC orders NIA probe into Kerala woman's conversion, marriage
Author: 0 SC orders NIA probe into Kerala woman's conversion, marriage

The Supreme Court bench which is hearing the case also said that retired judge, Justice R V Ravindran, will oversee the NIA investigation. The NIA made its remarks during a hearing on a petition filed by Shafin Jahan, the Muslim man whose marriage with a Hindu woman was annulled earlier this year.

Sport Audible: Breaux to have surgery, Saints fire team orthopedists
Author: 0 Audible: Breaux to have surgery, Saints fire team orthopedists

Payton met with the Saints on Tuesday to discuss the situation. After missing an NBA-most 351 games to injury in 2015-16, the Pelicans brought on Suri to lead the team's medical staff. "And so I think that message was very well received, and that's all any of us can ask for, really, as players". One thing that has not changed with the updated diagnosis is that the Saints won't be counting on Breaux to start this season.

Sport All six Giancarlo Stanton home runs from last six games
Author: 0 All six Giancarlo Stanton home runs from last six games

No. 40 was all exit velo, and then some. But after hitting his team-record 43rd home run on Monday night, the 27-year-old All-Star got a taste of his own medicine. Rizzo was 3 for 5 with a season-high five RBIs. Stanton's latest blast extended his homer streak to six games. Like most of Stanton's homers, it was tremendous and majestic.

Sport Chelsea fine wantaway striker Diego Costa
Author: 0 Chelsea fine wantaway striker Diego Costa

Diego Costa has again been ordered to return to Chelsea with the club adamant that Atletico Madrid will not land the AWOL striker for a knock-down fee. "Even when the coach of the national team of Nigeria (Gernot Rohr) pleaded for Mikel to be allowed to play U23 games to build up his fitness, Conte still didn't budge".

Sport Arsene Wenger willing to sacrifice hefty fee to keep Alexis Sanchez
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Arsenal have made no progress in their attempt to renew Alexis Sanchez's contract, admits Arsene Wenger . During a press conference, the Frenchman told reporters: "He is a player who goes into the final year of his contract". "Yes, I am very happy about that", said Wenger. City meanwhile may have already signed six players and spent in excess of £200m this summer but Guardiola wants one final addition to strength is side's bid for the Premier League title and in the Champions League, a ...

Sport Impact Analysis: Florida suspends seven for season opener
Author: 0 Impact Analysis: Florida suspends seven for season opener

The betting market responded quickly to the news, as the point spread on the game moved from MI -2.5 to -4 at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. Callaway will be held out of Florida's season opener on September 2nd, Bruce Feldman of Fox Sports reports.

Sport Aroldis Chapman's Woes Doom Yankees to Series Loss Against Red Sox
Author: 0 Aroldis Chapman's Woes Doom Yankees to Series Loss Against Red Sox

Team updates: The Indians just took three out of four from the Rays to start this 11-game, four city trip on a good note. Devers hit a stunning homer off Aroldis Chapman to tie the game in the ninth inning, and Benintendi singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th as Boston beat the New York Yankees 3-2 on Sunday night.

Sport Mourinho: Manchester United in talks to re-sign Ibrahimovic
Author: 0 Mourinho: Manchester United in talks to re-sign Ibrahimovic

It's not something urgent, it's not something we're desperate to have done or not done". "If we cannot strengthen the team in these areas we have players that we can trust". Mourinho has been boosted by David de Gea staying and feels United's rivals will be more tied up with European commitments this season. This time we are all in the same basket, it is going to be the same for everybody.

Sport Ben Davies finishes off lovely Tottenham team move against Newcastle
Author: 0 Ben Davies finishes off lovely Tottenham team move against Newcastle

While Benitez offered no excuses for Shelvey's moment of madness, he felt Kane's challenge deserved similar punishment. "It happens sometimes", Alli said of his clash with Shelvey. "Will he be captain?" Benitez brushed aside questions whether he planned to talk to owner Mike Ashley last night following the owner's latest interview with Sky Sports .

Sport Everton manager Ronald Koeman says Stoke victory is 'a flawless result'
Author: 0 Everton manager Ronald Koeman says Stoke victory is 'a flawless result'

Wayne Rooney had an instant impact on his return to Goodison Park, scoring the winning goal in a 1-0 victory over Stoke City earlier this afternoon. Rooney and fellow new signing Sandro Ramirez (formerly of Malaga) will lead the attack for the Toffees . "We still have three players out on long-term injuries in Seamus Coleman, Yannick Bolasie and Ramiro Funes Mori, but they are doing well", Koeman told the club's official website.

Sport Fans pay big money for Mayweather-McGregor tickets
Author: 0 Fans pay big money for Mayweather-McGregor tickets

He also said McGregor booked a 12-round session one day after Malignaggi flew across the country, in order to catch him while he was jet-lagged. Conor McGregor has demanded that the Nevada State Athletic Commission assign an worldwide judge to his fight against boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Sport Sir Mo bows out with a silver lining
Author: 0 Sir Mo bows out with a silver lining

In a tactical race, Farah could not respond to a challenge for the first time in six years, turning his farewell race on the track at a major championship into a disappointment. In a thrilling finale featuring four athletes careering towards the line, Farah snatched back second place behind Edris, who clocked 13 minutes 32.79 seconds (13:32.79) after a searing final lap of 52.6 seconds.

Sport Mauricio Pochettino: New signings must be able to challenge Spurs stars
Author: 0 Mauricio Pochettino: New signings must be able to challenge Spurs stars

Apart from demanding that Spurs sign top players, Danny Rose also suggested that he and his teammates were underpaid and declared that he would like to leave the club to "play up North". "For me it's in the past, the situation". "But it's ok - look now!" "I definitely feel we need to bolster the squad". Tottenham Hotspur start the new Premier League season with a tricky trip to St James' Park to take on Newcastle United on Sunday afternoon .

Sport Arsenal score two late goals for comeback win vs. Leicester City
Author: 0 Arsenal score two late goals for comeback win vs. Leicester City

Record signing Alexandre Lacazette gave Arsenal a second-minute lead against Leicester , who twice led through Jamie Vardy after Shinji Okazaki headed a swift equaliser. The France global, who moved to the Gunners for a club-record deal this summer, scored 28 goals from 2,408 minutes of action in Ligue 1 last season.

Sport Western Force threaten legal action after Super Rugby axing
Author: 0 Western Force threaten legal action after Super Rugby axing

The ARU said it made a decision to discontinue the Force's Super Rugby licence after weeks of consultation with rugby bodies and stakeholders, including government and commercial partners. Pulver apologised to Western Australian fans, but added that it was "the right decision for Super Rugby ". Former Force star Heath Tessman was quick to condemn the decision, alongside foundation player Nathan Sharpe, who also jumped on Twitter to voice his opinion.

Sport Major champs Spieth and Koepka finish in style
Author: 0 Major champs Spieth and Koepka finish in style

Stroud made the turn at even par and then birdied 10 and 11 before his 20 foot putt on 18 sealed his first round score of 68. US Open champion Brooks Koepka says he "felt like crap" after hitting a marshal on the head with an errant drive on day one of the US PGA Championship .

Sport Newcastle's Ayoze Perez reveals his thoughts on his best position
Author: 0 Newcastle's Ayoze Perez reveals his thoughts on his best position

Bought for around £8m two years ago, Kenedy moved from Fluminese (Brazil) to Stamford Bridge. "There are a lot of great players in the team so I need to work hard and get through it". The Brazilian faces an uncertain future at Chelsea regardless, given he was sent home from the club's tour of Asia having posted offensive remarks towards Chinese people on social media.

Sport Dodgers' Ryu Hyun-jin collects 4th win of season vs. Mets
Author: 0 Dodgers' Ryu Hyun-jin collects 4th win of season vs. Mets

Hyun-Jin Ryu (4-6), Tony Cingrani and Kenley Jansen combined on a one-hitter and the Dodgers' major league-high 12th shutout. "Got 'em", Turner said with a smile through his bushy red beard. "At this point, I think this is just who we are". Bellinger also has a flair for late-game dramatics, with 16 of his 31 home runs coming in the sixth or later, tied with Justin Smoak for most in the majors.

Sport Top MLB Prospect Yoan Moncada Carted Off Field After Scary Collision
Author: 0 Top MLB Prospect Yoan Moncada Carted Off Field After Scary Collision

But the encouraging prognosis for their injured teammates was even sweeter. "It's huge for us", Davidson said. "I'm glad it's done with and don't have to hear about it anymore", he said. I do think that teams, especially early, were targeting players with multiple years of control, not the rentals. Garcia walked off the field under his own power while Moncada exited on a cart, seemingly unable to put any weight on his right leg.

Sport Branden Albert changes his mind about playing for Jaguars
Author: 0 Branden Albert changes his mind about playing for Jaguars

After declining to comment on the situation Monday the Jaguars released the following statement on Tuesday. The Jaguars say the move came four days after Albert approached officials "about the opportunity to return to the National Football League at a later date".

Sport United bid €40m for Sergi Roberto
Author: 0 United bid €40m for Sergi Roberto

UNITED are prepared to meet Sergi Roberto's £36m release clause at Barcelona , according to reports . If the Catalan club add some new midfielders, then Roberto , who apparently has a £36 million release clause, could be expendable. It will be interesting to see if the club changes its stance on the player's unavailability or the likes of Manchester United and Chelsea are forced to look elsewhere to reinforce their respective squads.

Author: 0 Bairstow out for 99 in Sth Africa 4th Test

England made 362 and bowled South Africa out for 226, wrapping up the South African first innings early on Day 3. Anderson will return on Sunday one wicket short of his 23rd career five-for, and his first in front of the James Anderson end.

Sport Jose Mourinho expects Nemanja Matic to provide answers in defence
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho expects Nemanja Matic to provide answers in defence

As his record at Porto, Chelsea , Inter Milan and Real Madrid shows, Mourinho can be at his most effective in his second season. He has looked impressive playing on the shoulder of the last defender and running in behind, which represents a shift in the way United will play compared to last season when Zlatan Ibrahimovic operated impressively as a traditional target man.

Sport Italy police seize NGO rescue boat for allegedly aiding illegal migration
Author: 0 Italy police seize NGO rescue boat for allegedly aiding illegal migration

Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said last week that the naval mission was being organized following a request from Fayez al-Sarraj, the head of conflict-torn Libya's UN-backed unity government. They allegedly noted at least three incidents when, instead of being rescued at sea, the migrants were simply " handed over " to the crew by people smugglers.

Sport Van Niekerk ready to take on legendary Bolt's mantle
Author: 0 Van Niekerk ready to take on legendary Bolt's mantle

On Tuesday, the Jamaican had told reporters: "Wayde van Niekerk is proving he is a world star". ANDRE DE GRASSE has withdrawn from the World Championships after tearing his hamstring in training. Asked whether he had spoken to Bolt about the pressure of being the face of the sport, Van Niekerk said he had an acute awareness of the task ahead.

Sport UCF football player loses scholarship for posting videos on YouTube
Author: 0 UCF football player loses scholarship for posting videos on YouTube

But, he didn't want to comply, and UCF ruled him ineligible. There is just one problem with those videos. So, rather than let the NCAA dictate the content he creates for his side gig, De La Haye was smart enough to realize that making money based on your talents is actually a good thing and refused to halt production of any of his videos, posting sports videos as recently as yesterday.

Sport Mets Trade Addison Reed To Red Sox
Author: 0 Mets Trade Addison Reed To Red Sox

With the Sox, Reed will slot in as a setup man behind closer Craig Kimbrel , a role in which Joe Kelly (currently on the DL) has spent his 2017. NY already has a replacement after acquiring Miami Marlins closer A.J. Reed has a $7.75 million salary and can become a free agent after the World Series . After a shaky July, the Sox 'pen could use that stability. Who else do you think should be a Red Sox target today? On Sunday, Farrell singled out right fielder Mookie Betts , shortstop ...

Sport Vettel to start from pole in Hungarian GP
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Hamilton said he was not surprised by Ferrari's overnight leap in performance. It has also confirmed a one-two for Ferrari , since his teammate Kimi Raikkonen was his closest pursuer, accusing a delay of about a second. It's super tight between Ferrari , Red Bull and ourselves at the top of the leaderboard, so it's looking like it will be an exciting weekend. Red Bull has internal issues? After the frenetic start, the race settled down, as the drivers looked to preserve ...

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