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Sports PSG dismiss fears of possible ban from Champions League over FFP breach
Author: 0 PSG dismiss fears of possible ban from Champions League over FFP breach

United Kingdom newspaper the Financial Times reported that PSG secured sponsorship deals valued at more than the fair market rate in sponsorship deals. In 2014, the club were fined £60m earned from European competitions thanks to Financial Fair Play restrictions. "According to two people with knowledge of the review, PSG's sponsorship contracts are considered to have been "significantly overstated" compared with the assessment of their fair value", the report continued.

Sports Holly Holm set to fight at UFC 225
Author: 0 Holly Holm set to fight at UFC 225

Albuquerque's Lenny Fresquez confirmed a Chicago Tribune report that Holm (11-4) and Anderson (8-2) will meet at the United Center in the first non-title fight in the UFC's featherweight (145-pound) women's division. If she comes out on top, the stars could align for a bout between her and Cyborg. If Anderson can win, then she'll nearly certainly be booked for a title fight.

Sports Former Russian spy's daughter leaves hosp
Author: 0 Former Russian spy's daughter leaves hosp

Skripal was quoted as saying, in a statement released by the Metropolitan Police on Wednesday evening. She thanked her cousin Viktoria Skripal "for her concern", but asked her not to try to visit or contact her after a series of media interviews in which she speculated over the nature of the attack and her relatives' recovery .

Sports Channel Nine set to lose cricket rights to Foxtel
Author: 0 Channel Nine set to lose cricket rights to Foxtel

Fox Sports is expected to launch a Fox Cricket channel at the start of the 2018/19 summer, which will feature every ball of Test cricket, International One Day games and International Twenty20 plus every game of the Big Bash League. "In response to media speculation concerning cricket rights, Seven West Media Limited advises that it has been informed by Cricket Australia that it is the successful bidder with Foxtel", a statement posted to the ASX said.

Sports Liverpool: 'We can beat anyone', says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
Author: 0 Liverpool: 'We can beat anyone', says Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Sane has been one of the stars of City's phenomenal campaign, but Alexander-Arnold feels he more than held his own and helped neutralise the Germany global. Oxlade-Chamberlain paid tribute to Klopp for the way he handled the team trailing 1-0 having been under pressure for 45 minutes. "It is massive. It is everything you dream of when you are a young lad", he said.

Sports Strong WNBA draft will make Lynx's competition tougher in 2018 (and beyond)
Author: 0 Strong WNBA draft will make Lynx's competition tougher in 2018 (and beyond)

The Associated Press polled a panel of WNBA coaches and general managers for a mock draft of the first two rounds of the league's draft next week. It will be streamed live on the ESPN app. Mitchell said any endorsement details off the court will be determined later. She will report to camp on April 29. She finished her collegiate career with more than 1,600 points and 400 assists while adding 185 steals and 395 rebounds.

Sports Following Humboldt Broncos bus crash, Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League will resume playoffs
Author: 0 Following Humboldt Broncos bus crash, Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League will resume playoffs

At the time, the Broncos trailed the Hawks in the semifinals 3-1, with the victor set to play Estevan in the final. Nipawin Hawks president Darren Opps said the game is not being played Friday out of respect for Humboldt. "We're going to continue right now to support our families and our loved ones, " he said. Despite the devastation to the Broncos organization, Garinger wants Humboldt to ice a team in the SJHL in 2018-19.

Sports United to reject any approach for Marcus Rashford
Author: 0 United to reject any approach for Marcus Rashford

Boss Jose Mourinho brought on Rashford for only the last eight minutes at the Etihad Stadium, and the forward is said to be exasperated with his current cameo-role status. The Red Devils have a Wembley semifinal against Tottenham to look forward to next weekend and Rashford is determined to go on to win the competition, as well as sealing second spot in the Premier League.

Sports Robert Kraft makes pitch for Meek Mill
Author: 0 Robert Kraft makes pitch for Meek Mill

Kraft was joined by Michael Rubin , owner of the Philadelphia 76ers and New Jersey Devils, who has always been vocal in his support for Mill's release. "I know how I'd feel if I was in the situation he is". He's very intelligent. I've had the pleasure of getting to know him over the last two to three years, maybe even longer.

Sports Check out the Steelers 2018 draft day hat
Author: 0 Check out the Steelers 2018 draft day hat

Drafting a quarterback would signify that this team is getting ready to start fresh soon, and they may be willing to push that three years down the line. In the shock of all shocks, the Browns trade down and get four picks from the Patriots, giving them the fourth, 23, 31, 33, 35, 43, and 63 picks in the draft, much needed for a team that's got a lot of holes, and they want Josh Allen anyway.

Sports Cleveland Browns finalizing long-term deal with WR Jarvis Landry
Author: 0 Cleveland Browns finalizing long-term deal with WR Jarvis Landry

The Dolphins received a fourth-round pick in this year's draft along with a seventh-round pick in 2019 from the Browns for Landry's services. When he was with the Dolphins, Landry was reportedly seeking a contract similar to Green Bay Packers wideout Davante Adams, who scored a four-year, $58 million deal with $30 million in guaranteed cash.

Sports Woods officially commits to US Open at Shinnecock Hills
Author: 0 Woods officially commits to US Open at Shinnecock Hills

Tiger Woods , fresh off competing in his first major championship since 2015, has filed an entry to compete in June's U.S. Open, the United States Golf Association said on Thursday. Woods is a three-time U.S. Open champion. He is expected to play at either the Wells Fargo Championship or the Players Championship next month, in the build-up to the US Open.

Sports Death toll in Humboldt bus crash rises to 16
Author: 0 Death toll in Humboldt bus crash rises to 16

Thursday is being marked as "Jersey Day". Wahba's voice broke as he said his heart is with the families and patients affected by the tragedy, and with colleagues and all "who are working so hard to attend to those who are suffering". They placed athletic wraps and tape, along ice packs and hockey sticks on their porches. The need for debriefs for all involved, including pilots, is noted immediately, she said.

Sports San Francisco 49ers LB Reuben Foster Charged With Felony Domestic Violence
Author: 0 San Francisco 49ers LB Reuben Foster Charged With Felony Domestic Violence

The defendant faces charges of domestic violence with an allegation that he inflicted great bodily injury, forcefully attempting to prevent a victim from reporting a crime, and possession of an assault weapon - all felonies. The NFL issued a statement Thursday saying "we continue to monitor all developments in this matter which is under review of the personal conduct policy".

Sports Turkey 'uncomfortable' with US-Russia tensions in Syria
Author: 0 Turkey 'uncomfortable' with US-Russia tensions in Syria

Erdogan's remarks came after the lira weakened to new records against the dollar and euro this week, and the stock market slumped, triggered in part by the threat of U.S. On Saturday, rebels in the formerly rebel-held Douma district of Damascus accused the Syrian forces of using chlorine gas, which led to the death of 40 people.

Author: 0 Hyderabad win last-ball thriller against Mumbai

No 11 batsman Billy Stanlake was Hyderbad's hero, scoring a four off the final ball, even though a single would have sufficed. After Shikhar Dhawan and Wriddhiman Saha provided them a strong start by adding 62 runs, Markande drew the first blood by trapping Saha (22) in the seventh over - his first - and went on to take a wicket in each of his next three overs to finish at 4-0-23-4.

Sports Lamar Jackson reacts to getting shout-out from Tom Brady
Author: 0 Lamar Jackson reacts to getting shout-out from Tom Brady

The New England Patriots were reported to be interested in Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson earlier Wednesday. Bleacher Report's Mike Freeman reported Wednesday that the Patriots are interested in Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson - and Brady apparently approves of the prospect of welcoming Jackson to New England.

Sports The NBA Playoffs' Most Interesting First-Round Series, Ranked
Author: 0 The NBA Playoffs' Most Interesting First-Round Series, Ranked

We already knew the Houston Rockets and the Toronto Raptors were the top seeds in each conference, but numerous other seeds were still up for grabs. Would they pick a Washington Wizards team that seemingly can't get out of its own way, or would they prefer the San Antonio Spurs or New Orleans Pelicans without Kawhi Leonard and DeMarcus Cousins , respectively? Eastern, with TNT providing the telecast.

Sports Kidambi Srikanth Thanks Gopichand After Becoming World Number 1
Author: 0 Kidambi Srikanth Thanks Gopichand After Becoming World Number 1

Srikanth has a total of 76,895 ranking points while his predecessor Axelson is on 75,470. This will help Srikanth become more relaxed. Kidambi Srikanth on Thursday became the first Indian male to become world No. It will help him focus more on winning tournaments". "Absolutely thrilled to be WORLD NO.1". Badminton legend Prakash Padukone - the first Indian to win the All England men's title in 1980 - was widely regarded as the best during his time when the ranking system was not yet in ...