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Vidal plans to retire from internationals after World Cup Vidal plans to retire from internationals after World Cup
- September 06, 2017

With defeats against Paraguay and Bolivia in the qualifiers Chile's World Cup dream could be hanging. "We put everything in the field but we couldn't win". Argentina's world cup nightmare does not seem to be ending any time soon as the team struggled at home to win against bottom side Venzuela . Two-time world champions Argentina escaped defeat at the hands of an already eliminated Venezuela, thanks to a second-half own goal which helped them snatch a 1-1 draw in Buenos Aires while. (more...)
Manny Machado's Walk-Off Two-Run Home Run Lifts Orioles Past Yankees Manny Machado's Walk-Off Two-Run Home Run Lifts Orioles Past Yankees
- September 06, 2017

Rookie Jordan Montgomery (7-7, 4.15) gets the start for NY, while Baltimore turns to Dylan Bundy (13-8, 3.94). Also, with just 24 games left entering the night, and the Orioles could see from the out-of-town scoreboard in right field that there was an opportunity to gain ground on the Minnesota Twins , who sat in the second wild-card position. (more...)
Rafael Nadal Rallies Past Leonardo Mayer to Reach US Open Fourth Round Rafael Nadal Rallies Past Leonardo Mayer to Reach US Open Fourth Round
- September 06, 2017

Open on Monday, where world number one Rafa Nadal and third seed Roger Federer were scheduled to play under an open roof at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Men's tennis champions Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal remain on course for a semi-final showdown after both won their third-round matches at the US Open in NY. (more...)
Hurricanes Saturday Game At Arkansas State Cancelled Due To Hurricane Irma Threat
- September 06, 2017

Concerns over the team and officials traveling back to South Florida was the main reason for the cancellation. "I want to thank all of our opponents for their cooperation and understanding. "Regardless, conditions in South Florida may go downhill as soon as midday Saturday, making any last-hour preparations hard". Mark Richt's squad won its season opener against Bethune-Cookman last weekend and was scheduled to fly to Memphis on Friday before driving to Arkansas for its Saturday afternoon ... (more...)
Berbatov backs Mourinho to lead Man Utd to Premier League title Berbatov backs Mourinho to lead Man Utd to Premier League title
- September 06, 2017

With Romelu Lukaku , the goal machine who needs as little as 3 shots per goal , Marcus Rashford , the chief tormentor on the left with potential that knows no bounds. The timing of the summer window has been up for debate over the past couple of months with many believing no business should be allowed to be conducted after the first Premier League game of the campaign. (more...)
Chinese pressure is best way to rein in North Korea - May Chinese pressure is best way to rein in North Korea - May
- September 06, 2017

The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, the most expensive and one of the most controversial weapons systems in United States history, is held out as "the cornerstone" of U.S. "Talking is not the answer!" "It is not clear what new North Korea would have learned from this launch that is relevant to a long-range missile", missile expert David Wright of the Union of Concerned Scientists said. (more...)
Season likely over for injured Murray Season likely over for injured Murray
- September 06, 2017

The British number one and world number two was forced to withdraw from the US Open due to the injury that has hampered him since Wimbledon. Murray will now focus on rest and rehabilitation ahead of his 2018 campaign. Murray has not played since his quarter-final exit to Sam Querrey in Wimbledon in July, leaving him with a probable six-month break from the sport that he hopes will restore his fitness. (more...)
Juan Martin del Potro plays Dominic Thiem at the 2017 US Open Juan Martin del Potro plays Dominic Thiem at the 2017 US Open
- September 06, 2017

Both players are capable of making the final and given that there's no one awesome on the bottom half of the draw still in the tournament, both del Potro and Thiem are potential champions for Flushing Meadows . Open quarterfinals. But Vandeweghe holds a 2-1 edge in head-to-head matches with Pliskova. It was so noisy, it could be heard in Roger Federer's fourth round match over on Arthur Ashe, a much more sedate affair. (more...)
Paris St-Germain caught peeing in the pool, says La Liga president Paris St-Germain caught peeing in the pool, says La Liga president
- September 06, 2017

Not as if Real Madrid and Barcelona are given ludicrous financial assistance by their broadcasting deal, or if a number of La Liga'a biggest clubs have been assisted the illegal state subsidies. We are very concerned about this situation. This is financial doping. Why? As a way of attempting to improve his credibility, La Liga boss Tebas cited his previous criticism of Sepp Blatter and Michel Platini, noting: 'Where are they now? "It is not like I don't like PSG". (more...)
Jurgen Klopp Given Advice Over Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Following £35m Liverpool Transfer Jurgen Klopp Given Advice Over Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Following £35m Liverpool Transfer
- September 06, 2017

Ex-Liverpool man Barnes believes that the England global will do well at Anfield, stating that he is a typical "Klopp-type" player. "He will help him develop as a player and hopefully you will see even more good things from him". Liverpool fought off interest in the England global, 24, from Chelsea, who are said to have offered him more money in order to sign. He's very direct and powerful and in the midfield he's clever enough to get on the ball and get on the half-turn so, for me, he can ... (more...)
India vs Srilanka T20 Match Preview India vs Srilanka T20 Match Preview
- September 06, 2017

According to the statistics, the India Cricket team have not played more Twenty 20 worldwide matches in this year, 2017. Historically, Sri Lanka has never been this abysmal in a home series. Sharma, who struck two centuries in Sri Lanka, has gained five slots to reach ninth place while Dhoni's 162 runs have lifted him two places to 10th position. (more...)
How Did the Red Sox Use an Apple Watch to Steal Signs? How Did the Red Sox Use an Apple Watch to Steal Signs?
- September 06, 2017

The newspaper said the inquiry was launched about two weeks ago following a complaint made to the Major League Baseball commissioner's office by Brian Cashman , general manager of the Yankees . The Red Sox' Andrew Benintendi and Eduardo Nunez celebrate scoring a run against the Yankees, possibly thanks to the use of technology that Old Hoss Radbourn would not approve of. (more...)
Sky Pundit: Chelsea And United Were Involved In 'Worst Ever Transfer' Sky Pundit: Chelsea And United Were Involved In 'Worst Ever Transfer'
- September 06, 2017

He was one of the top midfielders in the league and I'm happy that I play with the same club now as he played. I tried to take something from lots of players to improve myself and of course Roy Keane was one of those players. "We will try to use our opportunities to win the game and take three points but we know it will be hard in this stadium in front of their supporters". (more...)
Harshvardhan Kapoor roped in for Olympic medallist Abhinav Bindra's biopic Harshvardhan Kapoor roped in for Olympic medallist Abhinav Bindra's biopic
- September 06, 2017

The young actor took to his social media account to announce the news himself. "Beginnings are very special. Like the man himself said "Hard Work is a talent", he captioned the image. I am stoked to have been chosen to play Abhinav Bindra and hopefully will do justice to the man, the legend! The movie will chronicle the Olympians internal conflicts and his journey. (more...)
Gyan pays for Black Stars chartered flight to Accra Gyan pays for Black Stars chartered flight to Accra
- September 06, 2017

Top players like Thomas Partey of Atletico Madrid, Afriyie Acquah of Torino and Richmond Boakye Yiadom of Red Star Belgrade who had until GMT 14;00 to report back to their clubs on Thursday were seen visibly anxious as it's the start of the season and any sign of indiscipline could affect them at club level. (more...)
Philippe Coutinho set for crunch Liverpool talks after return from global duty Philippe Coutinho set for crunch Liverpool talks after return from global duty
- September 06, 2017

But the creative midfield man remains undecided on whether to play for Liverpool in the group stage of the Champions League in order to avoid being cup tied if Barcelona return for him in January. The Brazilian, on the other hand, put forth a transfer request but otherwise "remained quiet". Barcelona wanted Coutinho to make a switch to the Nou Camp after they lost Neymar to PSG in a record-breaking £198m deal. (more...)
Radio Host Craig Carton Arrested In Alleged $2M Fake Ticket Scam Radio Host Craig Carton Arrested In Alleged $2M Fake Ticket Scam
- September 06, 2017

The charges stem from the fraudulent sale of fake discounted tickets. Carton has hosted the show with former Bengals quarterback Boomer Esiason since 2007; Boomer & Carton has been simulcast on television since 2010. The U.S. District Court Southern District of NY is expected to release more information later TODAY (9/6). CBS Radio responded to the news on Wednesday morning: "At this point we are aware of the situation and are cooperating with authorities". (more...)
Leicester 'exploring all options to find a resolution' to Adrien Silva deal Leicester 'exploring all options to find a resolution' to Adrien Silva deal
- September 06, 2017

But, in a freaky development, it has emerged that the documentation confirming the deal between Leicester and Sporting for the £22m move arrived on FIFA's computerised system 14 seconds after the deadline had passed. "Leicester has been great for me but I am looking to carry on from the season before last when we won the Premier League there and I want to win more trophies, which Leicester have understood and where better to do it than Chelsea? ". (more...)
Pele: Neymar right to step out of Lionel Messi's shadow Pele: Neymar right to step out of Lionel Messi's shadow
- September 06, 2017

The Germany global made the switch to the Parc des Princes in January this year, penning a four-year contract, and he featured regularly in the first team, making 17 Ligue 1 appearances and scoring four goals. Understanding his former club's anger towards him, Mbappe added, "I know that some of you do not understand my choice and that a feeling of anger is born in you, I understand". (more...)
Indian man calls parents to United States to help beat 'disobedient' wife Indian man calls parents to United States to help beat 'disobedient' wife
- September 06, 2017

Unfortunately, in the case of Devbir Kalsi , his parents took that literally. When a police personnel reached the house of the Kalsi's they did not open the door for him and tried to stop Silky also from meeting him. On top of the constant beatings that left almost her entire body badly bruised, she had a knife held to her throat, prosecutors say. Gaind's one-year-old daughter, who was in her arms at the time, was also struck in the face. (more...)
Emre Can demanding release clause in new Liverpool deal Emre Can demanding release clause in new Liverpool deal
- September 06, 2017

The 23-year-old has been in impressive form of late following a brace against Hoffenheim and a dominant display versus Arsenal. According to the Mirror , talks between Can and Liverpool over an extension "have hit an impasse" as a result. (more...)
US Open: Sloane Stephens through to semi finals after major comeback US Open: Sloane Stephens through to semi finals after major comeback
- September 06, 2017

The 24-year old won a thrilling second-round match upset beating 11th-seed Dominica Cibulkova before meeting Goerges in the fourth. She joins fellow Americans Venus Williams and Madison Keys on their United States surge into the business end of the Women's draw. (more...)
Carreno Busta advances into semifinals of US Open Carreno Busta advances into semifinals of US Open
- September 06, 2017

An incredibly surprising quarterfinal clash at the US Open sees 12th seed Pablo Carreno Busta , the highest seed left on the bottom half of the draw, take on 29th seed Diego Schwartzman , who has beaten two players ranked above him, face off for what would be a first Grand Slam final for either man. (more...)
FA Chairman addresses the standing of Wayne Rooney in English football FA Chairman addresses the standing of Wayne Rooney in English football
- September 06, 2017

Friends told the Daily Star that she was back in the family mansion as of last night (4 September), adding that she "does not plan to dash to the divorce court". 'I was up for it and so was he, ' she said . The Sun reports that Coleen, who is staying away from her husband at the moment , was picturised with ring-free fingers in public. (more...)
Hue Jackson: 2017 Browns are about winning, not about developing Hue Jackson: 2017 Browns are about winning, not about developing
- September 06, 2017

He's not played a full season's slate of games for the last two seasons and only done it three times in his entire 13 year career. Coates averaged 20.7 yards per catch and tied for the National Football League lead with six receptions of at least 40 yards. (more...)
Arrieta leaves game with leg injury Arrieta leaves game with leg injury
- September 06, 2017

Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta left his team's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates with a leg injury in the third inning on Monday, though the team later said it appeared to just be due to the effects of cramping. The Cubs have already stretched out lefty swingman Mike Montgomery in a temporary six-man rotation. "He felt pretty good afterwards", Cubs manager Joe Maddon told reporters. (more...)
Chris Froome Wins Stage 16 to Extend Overall Lead Chris Froome Wins Stage 16 to Extend Overall Lead
- September 06, 2017

Astana's Lopez attacked with Trek-Segafredo's Alberto Contador near the start of the stage's final climb. "We have named what I believe to be a very strong and talented longlist of riders from which we will select the final teams for this year's road race and time trial World Championships", said British Cycling head coach Iain Dyer. (more...)
Son of Alabama assistant Mike Locksley shot to death in Maryland Son of Alabama assistant Mike Locksley shot to death in Maryland
- September 06, 2017

Meiko Locksley was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he later died. According to Locksley's official bio on Alabama's website, he has a son named Meiko. Head coach Nick Saban passed on his "thoughts and prayers" to Mike Locksley and his family after the tragedy. His son was killed. "We'll do everything that we can to support Mike and his family in this time of tragedy", Saban said. (more...)
Diamondbacks defeat Dodgers for 12th straight win
- September 06, 2017

Ray took a ideal game into the sixth inning and struck out 14 in 7 2/3 shutout innings Monday, and the Diamondbacks rode him to a 13-0 rout. Hill has 126 strikeouts this year with 41 walks and a 1.18 WHIP. While Goldschmidt pointed out he feared nothing would "pop" in his elbow, he described an overall "weird feeling" surrounding the injury. These two teams are moving in opposite directions right now. (more...)
Brazil probes Rio bribery scheme to secure Olympic host rights Brazil probes Rio bribery scheme to secure Olympic host rights
- September 06, 2017

On Tuesday, French and Brazilian authorities said they discovered an worldwide conspiracy that helped Brazil win the bid to host the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro . On Tuesday, the French Financial Prosecutor's' Office said that they had "uncovered the existence of a system of large-scale corruption organized around Papa Massata Diack", noting there was evidence that International Olympic Committee votes were "negotiated against payment to obtain city hosting rights for the biggest ... (more...)