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LONDON -- Detectives are investigating allegations that a British player at the Wimbledon tennis tournament was poisoned, after she fell ill with a bacterial infection that can be spread through rat urine, Londons Metropolitan Police said Thursday. Jaccob Slavin Jersey .Gabriella Taylor was playing in the junior tournament when she became sick July 6 and had to drop out.Her mother, Milena Taylor, said the 18-year-old was hospitalized in intensive care and diagnosed with leptospirosis, a bacterial infection spread by animals.Milena Taylor told the Daily Telegraph that the bacteria the infection team found is so rare in Britain that we feel this could not have been an accident. She said Gabrielle was staying in a completely healthy environment during the tournament and would not likely have been accidentally exposed to the bacteria.Metropolitan Police said detectives are investigating an allegation of poisoning with intent to endanger life or cause bodily harm. It said the incident was alleged to have taken place at an address in Wimbledon between July 1 and July 10.The force said no one had been arrested, and police are awaiting medical information about what, if any, poison was involved.Britains National Health Service says leptospirosis is uncommon in the United Kingdom, with fewer than 40 cases a year reported. It can be caught by touching soil or water contaminated with the urine of infected animals, including cattle, pigs, dogs and particularly rats.It usually causes mild flu-like symptoms but in some cases can lead to organ failure and internal bleeding.Taylor, who is ranked 381st in the world, tweeted July 11 that she was in intensive care at Southampton General Hospital in southern England.On Wednesday, she tweeted a picture of herself on a tennis court with the caption: So happy to be back on court!! Taking it step by step! Jordan Staal Jersey . The parade and rally were held to celebrate the Saskatchewan Roughriders 45-23 win over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats on Sunday in the CFLs championship game. Joakim Nordstrom Jersey . Peter Gammons, an analyst for Major League Baseballs network and website, drew the ire of hockey fans on Sunday when he criticized the two NHL teams on Twitter for their physical game the night before. . "Hes going to have hip surgery on Jan. 7, and hell be expected to rehabilitate for four to six months beyond that," Canucks general manager Mike Gillis said Friday in an interview. NEWARK, Del. -- Elena Delle Donne had dreamed of playing basketball in the Olympics since she was little.Shell get her chance next week as a member of the U.S. womens team. Before heading to Rio, Delle Donne got an opportunity to celebrate at home in Delaware with a lot of the fans who have been watching her play since she was in eighth grade.She scored 10 points to help the U.S. beat France 84-62 in an exhibition game at the University of Delaware on Wednesday night.It was by far the most emotional game I played at [Delaware], said Delle Donne, who helped Delaware reach the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament her senior year. Seeing faces that had watched me here since eighth grade and have been on the entire journey with me and now see me in a USA jersey. Its been my dream my entire life. Its so special to come out and share it with them. This is a really special night. There have been a lot of special nights on this court. This is the biggest night. Its a dream come true for me and the fans as well.A loud, spirited crowd gave her quite the ovation when she was announced before the start of the game. They cheered for her and the rest of the U.S. team the rest of the game.Thats amazing what happened today, Diana Taurasi said. Thats really awesome to see the fans come out and support her and us. Shes obviously done so much for the state. That was really nice for us to get a reception like that for our team. Its rare that we play in America were usually across the pond. That was cool, getting the USA chants from the whole crowd, that felt really good. That hasnt happened a lot in my 14 years with the national team.The game was a rematch of the 2012 London Olympics gold-medal game, which the Americans won 86-50. This time the U.S. took a halff to get going, which wasnt a total surprise, because the Americans have had little training since getting together for the first time as a full team Saturday in Los Angeles. Lee Stempniak Jersey. They played Monday night against a U.S. select team, winning by four, before flying across country for this three-game exhibition series. Frances core has been together for months qualifying for the Rio Olympics in a last-chance tournament in June.The U.S. led by only one at the half, but Charles and Moore spearheaded a 9-2 spurt to start the third quarter to create some space. The Americans extended the lead to 63-46 after three quarters.France couldnt get within 15 the rest of the way.Marine Johannes scored 13 points to lead France.Tina Charles scored 17 points and Maya Moore added 13 to lead the Americans.With the U.S. leading 12-9 early on, Delle Donne made a hustle play on the defensive end, sprinted down the court and was rewarded with an open 3-pointer much to the delight of the fans.The U.S. extended the lead to six, but France wouldnt capitulate, taking a brief 31-30 advantage late in the first half. The Americans led 32-31 at the break.The Americans will face Canada on Friday in Bridgeport, Connecticut. France will play Australia in the second game of this exhibition series. All four teams will conclude play at Madison Square Garden in New York on Sunday.From there the U.S. will head to Houston to meet up with the mens basketball Olympic team before both head to Rio together. The women open Olympic play on Sunday, Aug. 7, against Senegal. The U.S. has won 41 consecutive Olympic contest and five straight gold medals.Cheap Adidas Hockey Jerseys Wholesale College Jerseys Cheap Nike Basketball Jerseys Cheap Football Jerseys Free Shipping Cheap Baseball Jerseys Cheap Jerseys Free Shipping Cheap Jerseys From China Wholesale Nike NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Wholesale Nike NBA Jerseys Cheap NHL Jerseys Authentic Cheap MLB Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Soccer Jerseys China Cheap NCAA Jerseys China Stitched NFL Jerseys Cheap Custom Jerseys China Cheap Basketball Jerseys Authentic NFL Jerseys ChinaCheap College Jerseys Wholesale Football Jerseys ' ' '

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