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Sport No Chance For A Standalone Hulk Movie Happening: Mark Ruffalo
Author: 0 No Chance For A Standalone Hulk Movie Happening: Mark Ruffalo

Meanwhile, this is not the first time that Ruffalo said that he will not star in his own " Hulk " movie. And given that both previous Hulk movies featured leading men who bowed out of the role immediately afterward, maybe this is all just a clever ruse to keep Ruffalo from falling prey to a jinx.

Sport Demetrious Johnson Picks Conor McGregor to Beat Floyd Mayweather
Author: 0 Demetrious Johnson Picks Conor McGregor to Beat Floyd Mayweather

Telling everybody what they want to hear but people tend to get let down. The IRS refused a direct request by the fighter to pay in installments until he is paid for the fight, and the agency said it intends to levy Mayweather. It was astounding how easily the plan worked for Alsop. Then, Mayweather started shadowboxing, which made McGregor laugh. Mayweather said: "He totally disrespected black women".

Sport Blazers Bench Comes Up Big In Summer League Upset Over Raptors
Author: 0 Blazers Bench Comes Up Big In Summer League Upset Over Raptors

That's when Layman, who struggled in the first half, scored 10 points in the final frame to help the Blazers pull away. The 6-6 Stokes, a free agent who has played 28 National Basketball Association games with Memphis, Miami and Denver, made 8 of 11 shots and grabbed six offensive boards.

Author: 0 Chicago Cubs Still Interested In Oakland Athletics' Sonny Gray

In return, the Chicago White Sox received top prospects Eloy Jimenez and Dylan Cease along with two other minor league players, according to Carrie Muskat of MLB.com. Since he's gone 2-1 in 7 starts with a 2.70 ERA across 40 innings while striking out 45. While the Cubs needed starting pitching, they did not want a rental.

Sport Red Sox put game under protest after odd play vs Yanks
Author: 0 Red Sox put game under protest after odd play vs Yanks

Jacoby Ellsbury bounced what appeared to be a routine ground ball to first base, and that's when things got interesting. Bogaerts stepped on second and threw towards first to throw out Ellsbury, but the returning Holliday seemed to interfere with Moreland and Ellsbury was deemed safe.

Sport Heckler 'gets served' after Kim Clijsters invites him onto Wimbledon court
Author: 0 Heckler 'gets served' after Kim Clijsters invites him onto Wimbledon court

Quinn took up the challenge and made his way to the court as the crowd cheered. He was given the chance after Clijsters could be heard on court asking where she should serve to win the point. Wicklownews.net reported that Quinn was allowed to keep the skirt as a souvenir. Clijsters - also a three-time US Open Winner and twice Wimbledon semi-finalist - immediately began assisting the slightly overweight, but very game, Mr Quinn with dressing.

Sport I have mountain to climb against Federer in final, says Cilic
Author: 0 I have mountain to climb against Federer in final, says Cilic

Murray's defence of his Wimbledon title came to an end at the hands of America's Sam Querrey in the quarter-finals on Wednesday. Raonic came through an early scare in the first set after saving a break point at 1-1, but Federer made no mistake at 2-2 before taking command of the set by holding serve to love.

Sport Liverpool enter enter race to sign Chelsea target Aubameyang
Author: 0 Liverpool enter enter race to sign Chelsea target Aubameyang

The future of Diego Costa also still remains uncertain with the Spanish worldwide reportedly favoring a return to former club Atletico Madrid. Chelsea and Liverpool are going head-to-head in a bid to sign Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Sport Ruthless Muguruza claims first Wimbledon title
Author: 0 Ruthless Muguruza claims first Wimbledon title

Despite being outclassed in the Wimbledon final, Williams smiled as she accepted her runner-up trophy during the ceremony. The second set , the only time Williams had suffered a 6-0 set loss in her Wimbledon history, merely confirmed that her performance was disintegrating before our eyes.

Sport Former Patriots QB Babe Parilli dies at age 87
Author: 0 Former Patriots QB Babe Parilli dies at age 87

The former Boston Patriots quarterback was a member of the 1960s All-Decade Team. Parilli held the Patriots record for touchdown passes with 31 in 1964, which stood for over 43 years before it was broken by Tom Brady in 2007. He also led the Wildcats to two Bowl wins: the 1950 Sugar Bowl and the 1951 Cotton Bowl. The Green Bay Packers selected Parilli with the fourth pick in the 1952 NFL Draft.

Sport BCCI's 4-member Panel to Decide Ravi Shastri's Salary, Pick Support Staff
Author: 0 BCCI's 4-member Panel to Decide Ravi Shastri's Salary, Pick Support Staff

Just days before India leave for a tour of Sri Lanka, it added to a sense of chaos within Indian cricket´s leadership. Shastri is in London and will meet the CoA right after touching down in Mumbai. It's not an appointment. "The recommendation will be acted upon in consultation with the head coach". Yesterday, CAC member Ganguly said that Khan has been offered a contract of 150 days per season.

Sport Larson Fails Post-Qualifying Inspection, Truex on Pole Featured
Author: 0 Larson Fails Post-Qualifying Inspection, Truex on Pole Featured

Kyle Larson landed the fourth-fastest spot in final practice at 130.514 miles per hour in the Chip Ganassi Racing No. 42 Chevrolet. What To Watch For: Martin Truex Jr . Joe Gibbs Racing tries to grab its first win of the season. Rookie Erik Jones, Kyle Busch , Denny Hamlin , Kurt Busch and Brad Keselowski completed the top 10 in qualifying Friday.

Author: 0 Pelicans meeting with Rajon Rondo about potential one-year deal

If Rondo were to sign with the Pelicans , he would be rejoining former teammate DeMarcus Cousins as the two played together with the Sacramento Kings . However he surged in the playoffs, helping lead the Chicago Bulls to upset victories over #1 seed Boston , before a broken thumb ended his season.

Sport Brazil Appellate Court Dismisses Charges Against Ryan Lochte
Author: 0 Brazil Appellate Court Dismisses Charges Against Ryan Lochte

However, a subsequent investigation {by USA Today: "https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/olympics/2017/07/14/ryan-lochte-cleared-criminal-charges-stemming-rio-olympics-incident/481222001/" target="_blank"} found the basic elements of Lochte's story were true.

Author: 0 Bakayoko blue after Chelsea swoops

The French global has penned a five-year contract at Stamford Bridge and follows Willy Caballero and Antonio Rudiger as Antonio Conte's third senior signing of the current transfer window. Bakayoko was one of Antonio Conte's top transfer targets this summer and the Italian will be delighted to have finally landed his man. The France worldwide impressed as one of the best young midfielders in Europe last season as he helped Monaco to a surprise Ligue 1 title win and to the ...

Sport Mario Rui è del Napoli, ADL:
Author: 0 Mario Rui è del Napoli, ADL: "Benvenuto Mario!"

Dopo giorni di continui tira e molla con la Roma e con lo stesso giocatore per problemi inerenti ai diritti di immagine, Rui ha raggiunto quest'oggi la squadra a Dimaro , accolto dal tecnico già avuto ai tempi dell'esperienza all'Empoli.

Sport Tour de France 2017: Frenchman Warren Barguil wins exciting Bastille Day stage
Author: 0 Tour de France 2017: Frenchman Warren Barguil wins exciting Bastille Day stage

With Team Sky looking strong, Froome had appeared in prime position to extend his 18-second lead, but faded away on the final climb with gradients nearing 20%, coming in ninth, 22 seconds behind. "We'd be ready for that", said Froome, adding that his team is "not going to allow anyone to come back on GC ( General Classification )". "There are still nine more stages, we'll do our best".

Sport Afghan Robotics Team to Compete in US Despite Visa Drama
Author: 0 Afghan Robotics Team to Compete in US Despite Visa Drama

The grils will now be able to participate in next week's global competition along with entrants from 157 countries, which also includes Syrian refugees. "It's an important step for Afghan women". Organizer Ali Reza Mehraban of the Digital Citizen Foundation said the decision meant "supporting peace and women of Afghanistan, who have been deprived of everything for the past forty years".

Sport Player-board relationship
Author: 0 Player-board relationship "steadily improving" - Gayle

Things are changing, though, as Gayle would have everyone believe, and if things go to plan, Gayle could well be a familiar figure in the Windies limited-overs teams from here all the way to the 2019 50-over World Cup, which, he hinted, could be his swansong.

Sport South Africa battles to 56-1 in 2nd test vs. England
Author: 0 South Africa battles to 56-1 in 2nd test vs. England

But Duminy isn't and unfortunately, he is largely responsible for South Africa's soft belly. Kagiso Rabada got suspended for his unwanted send-off to Ben Stokes. It may turn out to be a toss-up between Chris Morris and Andile Phehlukwayo. It might have looked as if England had control before lunch, but those two both bowled a fraction short, and looked less threatening as a result.

Sport Ervine 151 puts Zimbabwe on top v Lankans
Author: 0 Ervine 151 puts Zimbabwe on top v Lankans

After losing their top-order cheaply, Zimbabweans were in a spot of bother at one stage at 78/4. Sikandar Raza (36) offered support for the composed Ervine in a much needed sixth-wicket stand of 84, which Herath ended by trapping the all-rounder leg before.

Sport Wyoming's Andrew Wingard on Nagurski Trophy watch list
Author: 0 Wyoming's Andrew Wingard on Nagurski Trophy watch list

Four Florida State players got to see their names on the Bronko Nagurski Trophy watch list on Thursday morning. The FWAA will have to choose the victor out of 103 defensive players to make the list. With so much returning defensive talent across college football, standouts like 2016 finalist Christian Wilkins of Clemson and MI rising sophomore Rashan Gary are well down the preseason favorite list.

Sport SC accepts apology and drops perjury charges against Anurag Thakur
Author: 0 SC accepts apology and drops perjury charges against Anurag Thakur

It was also said that both of them created chaos in the meeting. "Office bearers can not nominate a disqualified person". It is fourth status report that has been submitted to the Supreme Court by the CoA. The Committee of Administrators (CoA) had described Srinivasan and Shah as "disqualified office bearers with vested interest " and said they were trying to stall the implementation of Lodha reforms .

Sport Danilo: Chelsea reportedly closing in on Real Madrid man
Author: 0 Danilo: Chelsea reportedly closing in on Real Madrid man

Mourinho said: "Yes, we have had interest, that is obvious and it's public". I am nobody to speak about players from Real Madrid . The claim is that Real have overpriced their striker, who spent much of last season on the bench behind Karim Benzema.

Sport Govt blamed for poor academic standard of state board students
Author: 0 Govt blamed for poor academic standard of state board students

The judge directed authorities to prepare a fresh merit list and conduct the counselling for admissions accordingly. According to the government, if a NEET-based merit list is drawn up, 72% of medical seats in government colleges and government quota seats in private colleges would go to CBSE school students.

Sport What's next for the Yankees after Pineda injury?
Author: 0 What's next for the Yankees after Pineda injury?

The Yankees do have depth in their rotation with CC Sabathia , Luis Severino and Masahiro Tanaka to get by without Pineda, although Tanaka's struggled mightily this season. As for Pineda, this is his walk year. The 28-year-old pitcher is set to become a free agent after this season. He started the season 7-3 with a 3.56 ERA, and eight quality starts, but has since gone 1-1 in three starts allowing 15 runs in 13 innings raising his ERA to 4.39.

Author: 0 US Women's Open Golf 2017: Shanshan Feng Holds Narrow Lead After Thursday

Lydia Ko and So Yeon Ryu are two shots back at 4 under. She had a six-under par 66 to take the lead even though she probably didn't have the most practical preparation for the season's third major. Wie, 27, won her only major title at the 2014 US Women's Open at Pinehurst. Brooke Henderson had her share of tap-ins on her way to a bogey-free opening round of two-under par 70 on Thursday at the Trump National Golf Club Bedminster .

Sport Lazio submit £5million bid for Liverpool favourite
Author: 0 Lazio submit £5million bid for Liverpool favourite

A move to Italy will not be complicated for the Brazil global as he also holds an Italian passport. There has been a lot of speculation about Lucas' future at Liverpool in recent weeks, with the former Gremio man thought to be considering his future with it unlikely that he will play much this season.

Author: 0 Tebow hits walk-off home run in Florida State League

Tebow was promoted to High-A St. Lucie in late June, and apparently, things have gone just fine for him since getting there. "That felt pretty good, but this one was special", Tebow said. It's only 10 games, of course, but a guy who's as undeserving of a spot as some of the national media would like you to think would never get off to a start like this, even for a short duration of time.

Sport Real Madrid capture Real Betis midfielder Ceballos
Author: 0 Real Madrid capture Real Betis midfielder Ceballos

Spanish media reported Real paid 16.5 million euros (US$18.8 million) to acquire Ceballos, slightly more than his release clause. Ceballos is Madrid's second signing of the summer following the arrival of Theo Hernandez from Atletico, although the club has also added Jesus Vallejo, Marcos Llorente and Borja Mayoral to their squad as they return from loan deals.

Sport First pictures: Sebastian Vettel gives F1 'shield' safety device a try
Author: 0 First pictures: Sebastian Vettel gives F1 'shield' safety device a try

The shield , made of transparent polycarbonate, is created to sit in front of the driver and deflect any flying debris. "I tried it this morning, I got a bit dizzy", said Vettel in the paddock. We've actually stopped discussing it, because it's safety related. The drivers are very divided (on cockpit safety). "We don't make the rules". Previous trials of other possible head protection systems, The Halo and the Aeroscreen , have split opinion, largely for aesthetic reasons, but ...

Sport Celtic fans get advice for match against Linfield
Author: 0 Celtic fans get advice for match against Linfield

They lost both legs of a two-legged tie in the 1972-73 European Cup, but did enact some revenge 29 years later, defeating Celtic 2-0 in the penultimate round of fixtures in the Champions League group stage, a result which went a long way to sending Martin O'Neill's side out of the competition.

Sport Jonathon Simmons now unrestricted free agent as Spurs renounce rights
Author: 0 Jonathon Simmons now unrestricted free agent as Spurs renounce rights

Maybe because they're not actually trying to re-sign him. Thursday was the final day that teams could lift qualifying offers from restricted free agents. He also appeared in 15 playoff games this past spring, averaging 10.5 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 20.4 minutes per game. Last season, Anderson averaged just 14.2 minutes.

Sport Ezekiel Elliott Could Face Suspension For 2016 Domestic Violence Charges
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott Could Face Suspension For 2016 Domestic Violence Charges

Adam Schefter reported on ESPN today that Elliott and people around him are starting to conclude that the National Football League is going to suspend Elliott for the start of the season. She was later identified as his girlfriend at that particular time. Although the league now denies that a decision has been made in the case, you have to believe they'd likely issue a suspension prior to the start of the regular season.