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Wozniacki miffed at US Open's top billing of Sharapova

Wozniacki miffed at US Open's top billing of Sharapova

Her match - although originally scheduled for Court 5 - was eventually moved to Court 17 ("which is a really nice court actually") as the USTA struggled to get 87 singles matches played Wednesday due to Tuesday's rain. I felt it in a real presence since I've been back. "I think it's disrespectful to other players and the WTA", she said in March, when news emerged that Sharapova would make her comeback in Stuttgart, at a tournament that started two days before the end of the doping ban.


Valentino Rossi broke his right leg. The Italian champion was training

Valentino Rossi broke his right leg. The Italian champion was training

Yamaha added that Rossi, who is now third in the overall standings and 26 points behind leading compatriot Andrea Dovizioso, had been riding an off-road enduro bike. The MotoGP icon, a seven-time victor in the premier class, was hurt in a training activity on Thursday. His 2017 season has already been hit by injury, the Italian spending the night in hospital in Rimini in May after he suffered lesions of the kidney and liver in another motocross fall.


Arsenal offer $118 million for Thomas Lemar

Arsenal offer $118 million for Thomas Lemar

France are second in World Cup qualifying Group A, level on points with leaders Sweden and three ahead of Netherlands in third. Conte has repeatedly spoken of the need for the Premier League champions to add to their thin squad, but they are leaving it late with the deadline at 2300BST on Thursday.


Man City aim for club record Alexis Sanchez deal

Man City aim for club record Alexis Sanchez deal

Fan favourite Alexis Sanchez could be out the door and reunited with former manager Pep Guardiola at Manchester City . Arsenal have wanted to keep Sanchez all summer and Arsene Wenger has insisted he is not for sale. However, Wenger needs to stop being stubborn and Arsenal should be looking to offload Sanchez. " Arsenal may only be tempted by around £70m but City have not offered that in straight cash".


Man United, Arsenal targets to stay at Monaco

Man United, Arsenal targets to stay at Monaco

The Gunners twice bid for the 21-year-old star during the summer transfer window but Monaco's determination to hold onto a player so key to last season's Ligue 1 success saw Arsene Wenger effectively end the club's pursuit earlier this month .


Crystal Palace agree to sign Mamadou Sakho

Crystal Palace agree to sign Mamadou Sakho

Klopp banished the 27-year-old from the club's pre-season tour of America for persistent rule-breaking and later confined him to the under-23 ranks. Crystal Palace have agreed a deal to bring back Mamadou Sakho after he told Liverpool he doesn't want to join anyone else.