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Tuilagi and Solomona sent home from England camp for disciplinary reasons

Tuilagi and Solomona sent home from England camp for disciplinary reasons

Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona were sent home from England's training camp in disgrace today after returning drunk to the team hotel, The Times understands. Despite his rap sheet, England head coach Eddie Jones had appeared willing to bring Tuilagi back into the fold for the autumn internationals against Argentina Australia and Samoa.


Messi, Ronaldo, Dybala Headline UEFA Best Player Award

Messi, Ronaldo, Dybala Headline UEFA Best Player Award

The UEFA awards will crown the best Goalkeeper, Defender, Midfielder and Forward of the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League season. His achievements at the Santiago Bernabeu were overshadowed, however, by his falling out with key dressing room figures such as Sergio Ramos and Iker Casillas as well as confrontations with referees and opponents plus a failure to win the Champions League, as Real lost in the semifinals each year.



No Coordination With Syria in Anti-ISIS Push — Lebanese Military

The capture of the town, which is located on the main desert highway between the ancient town of Palmyra and Deir Ezzor, will pave the way for pro-government forces to move against ISIS in eastern Syria. Hezbollah led the recent offensive around Arsal against al-Qaeda targets, and while they're looking to move north against ISIS as well, it's believed that the Lebanese military will at least publicly take the lead in this next push.


Browns QB Osweiler named starter for preseason opener

Browns QB Osweiler named starter for preseason opener

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports that the Browns are now expected to move on from QB Robert Griffin III, leaving them with Osweiler and Cody Kessler atop the depth chart. "I'm pleased with the way our quarterbacks have competed and improved throughout the offseason and training camp". The starters generally only play a quarter in the first preseason game, and it's likely Kizer will end up playing more snaps than any other quarterback Thursday because he's a rookie and because Jackson needs ...


This government minister 'beat up a woman for saying he was gay'

This government minister 'beat up a woman for saying he was gay'

The 22-year-old victim, however; says she was attacked unprovoked by Manana after she had been flirting with one of the men he was with. He apologised "unreservedly" to Mandisa Duma , who was reportedly injured, her family, the government and all South Africans, especially women, pledging to "address the harm that has occurred".


Buffalo Bills sign veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin

Buffalo Bills sign veteran wide receiver Anquan Boldin

He left with a Bills trainer but came back shortly after and rejoined practice. He played seven seasons with the Cardinals and also had two three-year stints in Baltimore and San Francisco. Boldin's 82 career receiving touchdowns are tied for 23rd with Brandon Marshall and Reggie Wayne, and he's tied with Marshall for third among active players behind Antonio Gates (111) and Fitzgerald (104).