Basketball: Bayern Munich signs NBA star Greg Monroe


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NBA pro Greg Monroe strengthens the basketball players of Bayern Munich

German basketball champions Bayern Munich are happy with a transfer coup: the American Center Greg Monroe (29) comes with the recommendation of 632 NBA inserts for the Isar, last played the 2.11-meter man for the Philadelphia 76ers, averaging the left-handed 13.2 points and 8.3 rebounds per game in the strongest competition in the world. He initially works for Munich for a year.

"Not only is his basketball IQ exceptional, but his personality also fits well with our club," said Bayern sports director Daniele Baiesi (43): "His vast talent and NBA experience will make our team, our club and our basketball Advance community in Munich. "

Bayern had already committed a man with NBA experience in winger Josh Huestis (27) on Wednesday. Derrick Williams (28) had left Munich in the direction of Fenerbahce Istanbul.

Tony Martin excluded the tour: "It's a big shock!"

The four-time time trial world champion Tony Martin (Cottbus / Jumbo-Visma) was excluded from the Tour de France on Wednesday. The reason for this is a fight in the final phase of the 17th stage with the British Luke Rowe of Team Ineos, Rowe was disqualified.

The race jury announced Wednesday evening, on the official results list the names Martin and Rowe were marked with the comment "from the race". In addition, both have to pay a fine of around 900 euros.


The four-time time trial world champion Tony Martin (here with a cooling vest against the heat) has been disqualified.

Jumbo-Visma, who loses an important helper for third overall Steven Kruijswijk (the Netherlands) in Martin, is currently discussing a possible appeal. Rowe is one of the most valuable supporters of the two tour favorites Geraint Thomas (Gesamt-2./Großbritannien) and Egan Bernal (5th / Colombia).

"It was in the heat of the fight and there was a big fight for the last mountain to get our captains home. We drove five hours at 35 degrees and were on the limit. I am very sorry about what happened. I felt very bad afterwards, "said Martin." But sometimes that happens in sports. It is a big shock. I feel very bad and sad. It is very bad to leave the team in this important phase. "

Smart farewell: Ralf ferryman leaves bitter FC Schalke 04

Former captain Ralf Fährmann (30) has shown himself bitter after his at least temporary departure from the Bundesliga club FC Schalke 04. "Of course I was disappointed because you always want to play. And because dealing with me was not professional," said Veerman. of the "Sport Bild", "without going into detail now." The 30-year-old had lost his place in the winter of national goalkeeper Alexander Nübel and was awarded in the summer after a contract extension to 2023 Norwich City in the Premier League .

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Ralf Fährmann and Breel Embolo play against Freiburg.

According to his own information, Ferryman could not recognize the reasons for his replacement. "Of course, I made mistakes. I am not someone who blames others, & he said, & # 39; but: I have analyzed myself for the past season. According to statistics, I am always in the top third stood. "
De Schalke, who was in danger of relegation in the previous year as vice-champion, he advises, "that you don't expect too much in the coming season and the baking of very small rolls." It will probably not be "the super season" in tabular form. His goal, however, remains "to play again for Schalke. It is also contractually recorded."

Russian professional boxer Maxim Dadaschew dies of the brain after an emergency operation

Russian professional boxer Maxim Dadaschew (28) succumbed to his head injury after beating Subriel Matias of Puerto Rico. This was announced on Tuesday by the national boxing association. The super lightweights had been hit hard last Friday during the Fight in Maryland (local time) and were placed in an artificial coma after a two-hour emergency operation.


Died after boxing match: Maxim Dadaschew (here in a win in 2018).

His coach Buddy McGirt threw in the towel at the end of the eleventh round. Dadaschew had opposed the abortion by his coach, but collapsed in the ring corner after the fight.

Holger Badstuber denounces health class

The former football international Holger Badstuber (30) from Bundesliga relegated VfB Stuttgart has sued his health insurance policy. The former international (31 missions) requires the private fund (DKV) before the Munich court to pay the daily sickness allowance. According to the court, the disputed value is 28,575 euros. The health insurer refused the payment with the remark that Badstuber (30) had stayed abroad during the relevant period.

As confirmed by the court, a clause in the health insurance contract stipulates that the claim for payment no longer applies in this case. However, Badstuber believes that the clause is very detrimental and therefore ineffective. The planned trial on Thursday with oral procedures was postponed for internal reasons and is now scheduled for October 1.

In the periods when the payment between the parties was controversial, the Badstuber was often injured during his career at Bayern Munich under contract. From mid-September 2014 to early January 2015, he lost weight due to a tendon tear and spent 12 days abroad around New Year's Eve. From mid-February to early July 2016, he had to take a break due to an ankle injury and spent 15 days abroad in June.

Rape: no charges against Cristiano Ronaldo

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo (34) should not fear criminal consequences because of the charges against him. The Clark County / US Attorney's Office has announced that no charges will be filed against the Portuguese star player of Juventus. As justification, the authority stated that the deed cannot be proven without doubt. Ronaldo was accused of raping her on 13 June 2009 in a hotel room in Las Vegas by the American-American Kathryn Mayorga.


Soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.

Even then, the American had filed a complaint and was examined by a doctor. Mayorga said she later agreed to waive further legal action and silence for a payment of $ 375,000.

After the 35-year-old renewed her allegations last year, the investigation was resumed. According to her lawyer, Mayorga felt encouraged by the revelations of the # Metoo movement to "seek justice" again.

South Korea crashes during World Cup preliminary round cup

The water ballerina & # 39; s from South Korea have presented themselves as really good hosts at the World Cup. In five games in the title fights in Gwangju, the team conceded five juicy defeats with a total of 6: 172 goals. That of course meant the last place.
In the preliminary round of the World Cup, the Hungarians won 64: 0 against South Korea. That was the highest victory in the history of the swimming world championships. Since a water polo match lasts four times eight minutes, the hosts scored an average of two goals per minute.

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The South Koreans went to Hungary here with 0:64.


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Tour de France: Emanuel Buchmann makes good time on the 15th stage


Emaunel Buchmann (r.) Is just in front of the Colombian Egan Bernal in fourth place on the finish line of the 15th Tour stage.

Emanuel Buchmann has reached the absolute top of the world with an excellent climbing show and his colleagues even trust him with the big hit in the Tour de France. A day after his impressive fourth place on the legendary Tourmalet, the 26-year-old Ravensburger finished fourth on Sunday on the 15th stage after Foix Prat d & # 39; Albis, putting his claim on a top 3 place in the biggest and most important cycling race confirmed the world.
"It went very well again. I am very satisfied with the result," Buchmann said at the ARD. In the yellow jersey, the French crowd puller Julian Alaphilippe even stays behind the heavy Pyrenees, who suddenly is one of the absolute elites in the high mountains – but lost almost a minute on Sunday against Buchmann and other top riders. In the general classification Buchmann is currently sixth, his gap with Alaphilippe is 2:14 minutes.

Alba Berlin agrees with Tyler Cavanaugh

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Tyler Cavanaugh in the sweater of the Atlanta Hawks.


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Basketball competition club Alba Berlin has made the following decisions in the team's planning for the Bundesliga and the EuroLeague. While the American center Dennis Clifford leaves the German number two, his countryman Tyler Cavanaugh arrives as the new "Big Man" with NBA experience for working under the baskets.

The 25-year-old has played a total of 50 games for the Atlanta Hawks and Utah Jazz in the last two seasons, with Alba signing for one season. "Tyler fits well because he is very variable. He can play both a power forward and a center and is very versatile," said sports director Himar Ojeda: "He can throw, he can perform in the zone, is a good passerby and plays with lots of Energie. "

Borussia Dortmund beat Liverpool – Jürgen Klopp: "Very impressive"

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Liverpool & # 39; s Champions League hero Divorck Origi and BVB return Mats Hummels in a friendly match in the US.

Axel Witsel was satisfied. "A good test for us" tweeted the Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund midfielder after winning 3: 2 (1: 1) on Friday (local time) in South Bend in the US state of Indiana against Liverpool. "That was a new step towards full fitness for the new season."

With the Testspiel success against the former BVB coach Jürgen Klopp trained winner of the Champions League, the German vice champion has completed the marketing tour to the United States. At the end, the team settled in a hamburger restaurant.

Paco Alcácer scored Borussia & # 39; s early 1-0 lead after just three minutes. The British made a draw by Harry Wilson (35) for the break. After the break, Thomas Delaney (53.) brought BVB back into the lead, just five minutes later when Jacob Bruun Larsen (58 & # 39;) increased to 3-1. Rhian Brewster of Liverpool scored the penalty with 75 minutes played.

Klopp noted that BVB "occupied all positions with the highest quality. It is very impressive what they do". He did not want to praise the Dortmunder too much, he said, "because it may well be that some Germans listen and the pressure on them increases, that is not my intention."

1-0 against Senegal – Algerian desert fox again Africa champion after 29 years


So fans of Algeria cheer in the Cairo stadium for winning the African Cup.

Algeria's football players have won the Africa Cup for the second time in 29 years. The "desert foxes" coached by Djamel Belmadi conquered Friday night in the final in Cairo with 1-0 against Senegal. The decision for the team at Manchester City superstar Riyad Mahrez was already in the second minute by a curious goal of luck: after losing the Senegalese ball in midfield Baghdad, Bounedjah pulled from the edge of the penalty area – and the deflected ball sailed into a high arch in the gate.

Senegal could not later benefit from many high-profile opportunities and field benefits; In addition, referee Alioum Alioum from Cameroon after video evaluation failed a hand penalty (60th) for the "Lions of Teranga".

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