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Sports Trump tweets Usain Bolt video to counter National Football League protests
Author: 0 Trump tweets Usain Bolt video to counter National Football League protests

The 2012 video shows Usain Bolt stopping a live-interview with a TV station mid-way to turn and stand at attention as the US national anthem begins playing. Others seemed to interpret Trump tweeting a video of Bolt, an athlete of color, as a signal that American athletes of color who kneel during the national anthem should follow his example.

Sports Hardik Pandya justifies batting promotion
Author: 0 Hardik Pandya justifies batting promotion

We should not create unnecessary burden on him. Apart from his phenomenal abilities with the bat and brilliant start as skipper of the Indian side in all formats, Kohli is known for his aggressive behaviour on the field - something which has led to more than a few tiffs with the opposition fans and players.

Sports Ranveer Singh meets the World Cup winning squad of 1983
Author: 0 Ranveer Singh meets the World Cup winning squad of 1983

I had no idea that from that day onwards cricket in India will change forever. "Thanks to him failing me that day I am here today". "That's what these people did". "More than a great cricket story, it is a great human story", Ranveer said here on Wednesday. "It is exciting and surreal for me", he added. It is produced by Phantom Films, Vishnu Vardhan Induri (Vibri Media), Reliance Entertainment and Kabir Khan Films.

Author: 0 Lewis inspires West Indies to 356 against England

Writhing in agony, the 25-year-old Trinidad left-handed opener required prolonged on-field treatment before being wheeled off on a stretcher to sympathetic applause from a capacity crowd. Lewis and Holder did just that amid a blizzard of boundaries. Chris Woakes had rattled through the tourists' top order but then ran into Lewis whose initially patient, latterly explosive innings brought him a second ODI ton.

Sports Hemed to serve three-match ban for violent conduct
Author: 0 Hemed to serve three-match ban for violent conduct

The incident was missed by match official Andre Marriner but was picked up on video and referred to a panel of former referees. Brighton striker Tomer Hemed has been banned for three matches after being found guilty of violent conduct in Sunday's home win over Newcastle.

Sports Trump praises Dallas Cowboys for protesting the right way
Author: 0 Trump praises Dallas Cowboys for protesting the right way

I am absolutely convinced the Dallas Cowboys can win the Super Bowl. "Overall, the night - particularly with the Cowboys kneeling before the anthem - powerfully refocused these protests where they belong on issues of equality and social justice, issues our players care deeply about, our commissioner feels deeply about, and all across the National Football League family".

Sports Packers players & fans react to remarks about the NFL & the national anthem
Author: 0 Packers players & fans react to remarks about the NFL & the national anthem

Jones, who didn't play a single snap on defense against Seattle in the September 10 regular-season opener for his National Football League debut, registered a team-high 12 tackles and had two sacks and three total tackles for loss. They signed Demps in free agency to help end their problems defending deep, but are back to relying on Amos at one safety spot. "Make the play. I see it".

Sports Trump to visit Puerto Rico next week to survey hurricane damage
Author: 0 Trump to visit Puerto Rico next week to survey hurricane damage

The tragedy has received relatively little media coverage compared to Harvey and Hurricane Irma, and President Donald Trump hasn't brought much attention to it. "We've not seen any help". "We need something tangible, a bill that actually answers to our need right now", he said. Hospitals are having to rely on diesel generators to keep the power on and help the neediest of patients.

Author: 0 Who said what? as Lacazette fires Arsenal past West Brom

He said Brighton vs Newcastle should have been Monday night's live game. "We have to accept it, but I will go with a team of senior players and certainly a young bench". "For me it was a penalty, sometimes you get them sometimes you don't". Before Arsenal took the lead midway through the first half, Jay Rodriguez was fouled by Shkodran Mustafi in the area but referee Bobby Madley decided against awarding a penalty.

Sports Poch: Tottenham fired up for Real Madrid double-header
Author: 0 Poch: Tottenham fired up for Real Madrid double-header

Kevin De Bruyne and Harry Kane grabbed the headlines from the two other matches involving English Premier League clubs. We were missing a few players, but 3-0 away in the Champions League , no matter who you play, is a good result'. After impressive domestic performances for Spurs over the last three campaigns, Kane has started to show his worth in Europe, scoring five goals in Spurs' first two Champions League group matches.

Sports Alvaro Morata tipped to eclipse Diego Costa goalscoring tally
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata tipped to eclipse Diego Costa goalscoring tally

One player who he played alongside throughout the entirety of his Chelsea career was Eden Hazard. Fabregas, who formed a fruitful partnership with Costa during their title-winning season in 2015, says he would have preferred to see his Spain worldwide team-mate stay at the club and claims there has been no better "pure striker" than him.

Sports Chilwell and Leicester paid the price for thinking Coutinho was mortal
Author: 0 Chilwell and Leicester paid the price for thinking Coutinho was mortal

Henderson, who hadn't netted since the win at Chelsea in September 2016, produced his best performance of the season as he shone in front of Jurgen Klopp's backline and helped provide the ammunition for the front three to fire. "We have conceded some bad goals recently but that was a step in the right direction". They led 2-0 through early goals from Mohamed Salah and Philippe Coutinho , but Shinji Okazaki pulled one back in controversial circumstances - he appeared to haul Mignolet back ...

Sports Agar out of India tour with broken finger
Author: 0 Agar out of India tour with broken finger

India and Australia will play their fourth One Day International cricket match in Bengaluru on Thursday. But before they shift their attention to Ben Stokes's bar brawl and all the news that's trickling through from Bristol, they still have two matches to play.

Sports Conte thanks Costa after Chelsea exit agreed
Author: 0 Conte thanks Costa after Chelsea exit agreed

It was all Atletico, however, after the break. Alvaro Morata believes that Chelsea have sent out a firm warning to the rest of the Premier League with their 4-0 thrashing of Stoke on Saturday. Stoke manager Mark Hughes said: "When you go up against a side of the quality of Chelsea, or any side in fairness, you've got to make sure you don't have catastrophic defensive moments and we had at least three, which is always going to make it hard".

Sports Besiktas stays ideal with 2-0 win over Leipzig
Author: 0 Besiktas stays ideal with 2-0 win over Leipzig

Werner tried to wear ear plugs to block out the intense atmosphere, but they did little to help him feel at ease with his hostile surroundings. RB Leipzig said the German global had suffered from circulation problems during the game but "is already better".

Sports Why are NFL players taking to their knees in protest?
Author: 0 Why are NFL players taking to their knees in protest?

In front of a record attendance for the International Series of 84,592, the Jaguars thrashed the Ravens 44-7. Wembley Stadium is Tottenham's home this season, which means it's a place where you can see plenty of player protests - usually to match officials over a questionable call.

Sports Thousands march against corruption in South Africa
Author: 0 Thousands march against corruption in South Africa

The organizers said they wanted the protests to raise awareness about the impact of state capture and corruption. At least 13 protests will be staged across the nine provinces, with demonstrators voicing their grievances and bringing criminal charges against corrupt officials, the confederation said.

Sports Several NCAA basketball coaches arrested in corruption scheme
Author: 0 Several NCAA basketball coaches arrested in corruption scheme

A combination photo shows NCAA coaches L-R, Lamont Evans , Emanuel Richardson , Tony Bland and Chuck Person in these USA Today Sports file photos. "The investigation has revealed multiple instances of bribes paid by athlete advisors, including financial advisors and business managers, as well as high-level apparel company employees, and facilitated by coaches employed by NCAA Division 1 Universities, to student-athletes playing at or bound for NCAA Division 1 universities, and the ...

Sports LeBron holds court, discusses Irving, distaste for Trump
Author: 0 LeBron holds court, discusses Irving, distaste for Trump

Lue has not watched replays of his team's five-game loss to Golden State in the 2017 Finals and doesn't plan to show any of the games to his players, but he did say, "Guys are hungry". Besides, we don't know how any of these guys will fit together or whether they'll all be cool taking reduced roles. Despite numerous reports of Wade's pending signing , Haslem is still holding out hope that the veteran will come back to Miami , where he spent the first 13 seasons of his career.