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Sport Despite ECP summon, Kulsoom Nawaz leaves for London
Author: 0 Despite ECP summon, Kulsoom Nawaz leaves for London

On the other hand, the commission has accepted the nomination papers of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's contestant Yasmin Rashid. The decision had been reserved by the ECP with regard to Kulsoom's nomination papers. She was required to appear before the ECP for an inquiry over her documents. She complained on Begum Kulsoom Nawaz's directive development work in the constituency was still in progress which was tantamount to pre-poll rigging.

Sport Buccaneers Defeat Jaguars, 12-8, in Preseason
Author: 0 Buccaneers Defeat Jaguars, 12-8, in Preseason

Neither quarterback was helped by the running game, which gained 19 yards on 13 carries through three quarters. If a change is made, Bortles will look at the third and fourth possessions. Allen's last-play pass into the end zone from the Buccaneers 33 was incomplete. Doug Martin also shined, scoring the Buccaneers' only touchdown when he found the end zone on a two-yard run in the first quarter.

Sport Zemgus Girgensons re-signs with Buffalo Sabres
Author: 0 Zemgus Girgensons re-signs with Buffalo Sabres

His 75 games last year were a career high and came after he signed a one-year, $1.15 million deal in September 2016. Girgensons has 86 career points (37 goals and 49 assists) in 277 career games played in the National Hockey League. Don't expect him to have any fantasy value going into next season. Although his numbers have dwindled throughout his previous seasons, Girgensons has shown he can a decent third line center for most of the time.

Sport Rugby Championship: Sonny Bill Williams starts for New Zealand against Australia
Author: 0 Rugby Championship: Sonny Bill Williams starts for New Zealand against Australia

It also comes down to whether the Wallabies have got that ability to consistently perform in the last 20 minutes of a Test match where games are typically won and lost. They just haven't been the free-flowing menaces of 2016's Rugby Championship since, oh, the end-of-year tour. Damian McKenzie is drafted in at full-back, with Ben Smith switching to the wing.

Sport Purdue, Notre Dame expand football series
Author: 0 Purdue, Notre Dame expand football series

But here's a new one: If Brian Kelly hadn't been so busy fundraising during the season , the Irish might not have had such disastrous 2016. There were internal issues that-if a guy is on it, and he's doing his job as the head coach, he would've seen those things early.

Sport Champions: Napoli batte Nizza 2-0
Author: 0 Champions: Napoli batte Nizza 2-0

Nel finale il Napoli manca però il colpo del definitivo ko con Milik che si divora letteralmente a porta vuota il gol del 3-0 su assist di Callejon . La palla esce di poco, le vertebre del belga anche. Poco dopo, al 69′, Jallet stende al limite dell'area Mertens: l'arbitro fischia il penalty .

Author: 0 Black Ferns into Rugby World Cup semi-finals

New Zealand became the first team to book their place in the the Women's World Cup semi-finals after crushing Canada 48-5 in Dublin to finish top of Pool A. Fullback Selica Winiata, captain and hooker Fiao'o Faamausili, centres Stacey Waaka and Kelly Brazier and winger Renee Wickliffe also scored tries.

Sport Rahul breaks into top ten for Test batsmen
Author: 0 Rahul breaks into top ten for Test batsmen

Both openers played a significant hand in helping India achieve their first clean sweep away from home in a series of three or more Tests. The young all-rounder's 96-ball knock of 108 has seen him gain 45 positions to reach a career-best 68th rank among batsmen.

Sport Barcelona 'terror attack' leaves some dead, others injured
Author: 0 Barcelona 'terror attack' leaves some dead, others injured

The driver of the van has not been arrested but authorities do have two men connected to the attack in custody. Barcelona resident Keith Fleming says he was watching television in his building on a side street just off Las Ramblas when he heard a noise and went out to the balcony to investigate.

Sport Pique: I Feel Inferior To Madrid
Author: 0 Pique: I Feel Inferior To Madrid

The Catalans on Monday agreed a 40 million euros ($46.95 million) deal to sign Guangzhou Evergrande midfielder Paulinho. "There's only one Neymar". We should be as close to each other as possible and paddle forward. "Clearly we start from behind, but looking at the statistics nothing is impossible", said the coach. "No..." But Busquets says: "I don't agree that it was his fault".

Sport Gerard Pique admits to feeling 'inferior' to Real Madrid
Author: 0 Gerard Pique admits to feeling 'inferior' to Real Madrid

Barca were outclassed by Madrid in both legs of the Supercopa, resulting in a 5-1 aggregate victory for Los Blancos, and Pique lamented how "we're not having our best time as a team or a club". "We need to score three, but we've done that before at the Bernabeu so we will go out, try to be solid and get ourselves into a position to win the tie".

Sport Raiders corner Sean Smith charged with assault following incident near Los Angeles
Author: 0 Raiders corner Sean Smith charged with assault following incident near Los Angeles

The District Attorney's Office said Smith faces one felony count each of assault by means of force likely to produce great bodily injury and battery with serious bodily injury. If convicted as charged, the NFLer faces a possible maximum sentence of seven years in state prison, according to the DA's office. The Raiders have yet to comment on the situation.

Sport Former Patriots nose tackle Lester Williams dies at 58
Author: 0 Former Patriots nose tackle Lester Williams dies at 58

A 1982 first-round pick of the New England Patriots, Williams spent six seasons in the NFL . A Miami native, Williams was inducted into his hometown university's hall of fame in 1999 in recognition of a standout career that saw him earn consensus All-America honors in 1981.

Sport SA to get $1,5-billion funding from New Development Bank
Author: 0 SA to get $1,5-billion funding from New Development Bank

Kamath was speaking on the eve of the opening of an NDB office in SA, an event that will be held with much fanfare on Thursday and which will be presided on by President Jacob Zuma . Pretoria analysts say the competitor of the NDB is the World Bank, which spends some 25 billion dollars a year, which, they say, is normal because that organization has been operating for some 70 years.

Sport Sebastien Bourdais medically cleared to return to Indycar
Author: 0 Sebastien Bourdais medically cleared to return to Indycar

One of the greatest drivers in American open-wheel racing has been out of commission since May - but with the all-clear, he's now plotting his return. He returned to a auto for a medical evaluation test at Mid-Ohio Sports vehicle Course on July 31. Four races remain on the IndyCar calendar for 2017, with the next race taking place this weekend at Pocono Raceway.

Sport Verlander's winning streak ends at Rangers rough up Tigers
Author: 0 Verlander's winning streak ends at Rangers rough up Tigers

The man who might be catching his pitches Tuesday, James McCann , has been smoking hot at the plate. Rougned Odor scored on a balk, though he caused it while attempting a straight steal of home. Manager Brad Ausmus also got tossed when he came out to discuss things. Rodriguez, who turns 25 on August 31, has been in the Rangers organization since the 2011 season, and had never pitched above Double-A.

Sport Carl Frampton's bout with Gutierrez officially cancelled
Author: 0 Carl Frampton's bout with Gutierrez officially cancelled

A statement from Frampton's management Cyclone Promotions confirmed on Thursday that efforts to pencil in a new date for the match-up have been fruitless, and the 30-year-old will not face the Mexican. Frampton added the WBA belt in February 2016, beating England's Scott Quigg in one of three successful world super-bantamweight title defences before defeating Leo Santa Cruz in NY to win the WBA featherweight title and become Northern Ireland's first ever two-weight world champion.

Sport Tottenham agree deal in principle with Ajax for £42m Davinson Sanchez
Author: 0 Tottenham agree deal in principle with Ajax for £42m Davinson Sanchez

The highly-rated centre-half was Ajax's player of the year last season and was also a target for Barcelona and Inter Milan. It is said that Tottenham have struck a deal with Dutch giants Ajax to sign Sanchez. Sky sources understand no official bid has yet been made for Wimmer, but Albion have approached Spurs to ask whether they are prepared to sell. Zinedine Zidane is thought to be targeting the Colombian worldwide as a back-up to Raphael Varane, who has been dogged by injuries in his ...

Sport Marshawn Lynch gives odd responses to national anthem questions
Author: 0 Marshawn Lynch gives odd responses to national anthem questions

Beast Mode responded with an elephant metaphor - something about how elephants are scared of mice. "That motherf-ker left, cousin". It's a complete other thing to do what Marshawn Lynch does, which is be so entertaining while dismissing questions that the lack of response hardly matters.

Sport Pat Hickey: Sports Minister Ross criticises ex-OCI's president committee no-show
Author: 0 Pat Hickey: Sports Minister Ross criticises ex-OCI's president committee no-show

The Oireachtas committee examining the Olympic ticketing scandal has not come to a decision on whether to compel former Olympic Council of Ireland president Pat Hickey to attend after meeting for over an hour in private session. Mr Hickey, who is hoping to return to his International Olympic Committee roles, also declined to co-operate with Judge Moran's investigation. "In addition, the right against self-incrimination would remain", he added.

Sport Coutinho sale not close insists Klopp
Author: 0 Coutinho sale not close insists Klopp

Sergio Busquets said any new signings would be "welcome" as Barcelona continue to be linked with Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele . Meanwhile, Borussia Dortmund have suspended Dembele after the 20-year-old forward failed to show for training amid links with a switch to Spain.

Sport Sigurdsson completes club-record move from Swansea to Everton
Author: 0 Sigurdsson completes club-record move from Swansea to Everton

Sigurdsson's importance to Swansea was underlined by the fact that he scored nine league goals and had 13 assists as the club narrowly avoided relegation from the Premier League last season. The Swans were linked with former Tottenham Hotspur player Nacer Chadli and he could be someone who fills in the gap for Sigurdsson , but whoever they replace the Icelandic global with, will have big boots to fill, for sure.

Sport Corbin pitches Diamondbacks to split with Astros
Author: 0 Corbin pitches Diamondbacks to split with Astros

Verlander struck out eight without a walk in six innings. Daniel Descalso added an inside-the-park home run in the fourth inning, the third of the season for the Diamondbacks, when his fly ball to center field ricocheted off the wall and past pursuing Astros center fielder Jake Marisnick.

Sport Sissoko shares transfer update on Twitter amid intense Tottenham speculation
Author: 0 Sissoko shares transfer update on Twitter amid intense Tottenham speculation

He was a surprise starter against Newcastle on the opening day however, suggesting that he could still have a future at the club. Est-ce que toutes les mouches qui volent sont des informations? He captioned the video stating he had "no agreement with any club", using the hashtags "transfer", "press" and "Turkey".

Author: 0 Milan, Bosz: "Aubameyang? Non ho parlato dei suoi commenti sui rossoneri"

Dura presa di posizione infine sul caso Dembelé: "Non ho idea di come andrà a finire". Il centravanti del Borussia Dortmund tramite i social network ha fatto intendere di essere pronto a tornare al Milan , rispondendo in maniera piccata e senza peli sulla lingua ai tifosi che su Instagram gli chiedevano di indossare la maglia rossonera in vista della nuova stagione.

Sport Lionel Messi Not Signing New Deal Would Surprise Barcelona Vice President
Author: 0 Lionel Messi Not Signing New Deal Would Surprise Barcelona Vice President

Messi has since agreed a deal in principle to extend his stay at the Nou Camp and Barca released a statement, announcing that he will pen his new contract when he returns from pre-season training. The Catalan giants were beaten 5-1 over two legs, the final result confirmed by a 2-0 loss at the Bernabeu on Wednesday night. But I think that things are extremely clear.

Sport Best FIFA Mens's Coach 2017: nominati Conte, Ancelotti e Allegri
Author: 0 Best FIFA Mens's Coach 2017: nominati Conte, Ancelotti e Allegri

Max è l'unico rappresentate di una squadra italiana, ma non l'unico azzurro: ci sono, infatti, anche Carlo Ancelotti e Antonio Conte per Bayern Monaco e Chelsea . Il vincitore sarà proclamato sulla base dei voti espressi per il 25% dai capitani di tutte le nazionali, per un altro 25% dai ct, per il 25% dai tifosi che possono esprimere il voto sul sito Fifa e per il restante 25% dai voti di oltre 200 rappresentanti dei media.

Sport Zidane Delighted With Real Madrid's Super Cup Win
Author: 0 Zidane Delighted With Real Madrid's Super Cup Win

The Portuguese star who came into the game during the second half took a yellow card after scoring and taking off his shirt. Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has also criticized the extended ban of his best player. The second leg of the Spanish Super Cup , featuring Real Madrid and Barcelona . It's too long for him. I've been very clear in my answer. Few in the team could be accused of lacking ambition ahead of the new campaign, in which they are hoping to become the first Spanish team ...