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Tottenham boss Pochettino eager to start new season

Brighton host Manchester City , while the other Premier League newcomers, Huddersfield, open at Crystal Palace. Despite scoring 20 goals in 43 appearances in all competitions last season, the Spaniard is out for a more prominent role elsewhere moving forward as he remains largely a back-up option at the Bernabeu.



BOSTON SPORTS TONIGHT PODCAST: Should the Celtics pick Josh Jackson?

One of the most intriguing prospects in this year's draft has been Washington point guard Markelle Fultz . According to ESPN's Chad Ford , Jackson has emerged as "an intriguing option" for the Celtics at No. Lonzo Ball (UCLA), Jayson Tatum (Duke) and De'Aaron Fox also serve as possibilities for the top selection in the draft. Fultz is going to have his work cut out for him if he wants to be the first player to do the double in almost 50 years.



Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

Ten strokes separated the men, as did one indisputable truth: Na has a far better chance of securing his first major victory than McIlroy does of securing his fifth. "I hit it literally a yard into the fescue", Na said, "and I was lucky to find it". A bit of rust and my timing was just a little bit off. Time will tell and certainly Rickie Fowler and an armada of others did so yesterday, but U.S.



Tapwrit Wins the Belmont Stakes

Secretariat is one of the few horses who went into the Belmont looking strong, and then got stronger with every stride, to the point where the other horses weren't in the TV picture. However, there were several very interesting horses racing on Saturday, including the one-eyed horse Patch , who showed in third. "[Lookin at Lee's] had a good couple of weeks", Motion said.



ICC Champions Trophy Final: India to face arch-rivals Pakistan

He said that they knew it would be a hard game but they started well and were not feeling any big-match pressure. India has so far taken 19 wickets between overs 11 and 40 in the tournament, the most for any team. Shakib Al Hasan was superbly caught, off a bottom edge by MS Dhoni, stood up to spinner Ravindra Jadeja and then Jadhav, an unlikely source of trouble with his tame spin, struck again with the crucial wicket of Mushfiqur, whose mistimed shot was snaffled up by Virat ...


Carabao Cup: Shrewsbury Town to travel to Nottingham Forest in first-round

Carabao Cup: Shrewsbury Town to travel to Nottingham Forest in first-round

Last season, QPR made it to the third round of the League Cup before being knocked out by Sunderland at home. Now, following the completion of the draw, there are certainly plenty of people talking about it. Bradley Flett posed the question what if Charlton Athletic and Charlton Athletic both get to the final of the "fabled Carabao Cup". We're not done yet.