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Jamie Murray and Bethanie Mattek-Sands win mixed doubles crown Jamie Murray and Bethanie Mattek-Sands win mixed doubles crown
- September 10, 2018

Murray found his serve under threat in the second set, but the breakthrough was made when Rosolska was broken at 3-5, paving the way for the match to go into a deciding tiebreak. The pair were competing together for the first time and were well supported by Mattek-Sands' home crowd. They failed to convert three match points later in the tie-break before Murray put away a volley on the fourth to win the title. (more...)
Colin Kaepernick tweets appreciation after 2 NFL players kneel Colin Kaepernick tweets appreciation after 2 NFL players kneel
- September 10, 2018

Stills and Wilson became the first players to protest during the anthem in the 2018 regular season, continuing a movement then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick started in 2016. Off the field, President Donald Trump took his digs at the NFL , linking low TV ratings for the season opener to players who refuse to stand for the national anthem. (more...)
4 big takeaways from the Steelers tie with the Browns 4 big takeaways from the Steelers tie with the Browns
- September 10, 2018

Amid the holdout, multiple Steelers offensive linemen have criticized Bell , including Maurkice Pouncey who told reporters earlier this week, "Why play hide-and-seek?" NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports people involved in the situation "guess" Bell will end his standoff Saturday, to avoid missing out on his $850K check, though comments from Bell's agent suggest the 26-year old back might wait as long as Week 10 until he shows up. (more...)
BMW Championship rained out on Sunday, Monday finsih possible BMW Championship rained out on Sunday, Monday finsih possible
- September 10, 2018

Schauffele, 24, lipped out a nine-foot par putt at 18 to stumble back alongside McIlroy, who brilliantly regrouped after a "no frills" Friday 69 to grab a ninth-hole eagle and seven birdies in his score of 63. So would Schauffele, who believes winning might be his only hope of persuading Jim Furyk to take him with the last captain's pick for the U.S. Ryder Cup team. (more...)
US Open tournament director says courts slower US Open tournament director says courts slower
- September 10, 2018

The Brisbane right-hander's 6-3, 6-4 6-4 loss to the indomitable Novak Djokovic was delivered without much indication, at least until midway through the third set, that the underdog had been unable to play with the intensity of his upset over Roger Federer . (more...)
Colin Kaepernick tweets to thank two players for kneeling Colin Kaepernick tweets to thank two players for kneeling
- September 10, 2018

Miami Dolphins receivers Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson kneeled during "The Star-Spangled Banner" and defensive end Robert Quinn raised a fist during the song ahead of the team's season opener against visiting Tennessee. Wilson, in his first year with the Dolphins, protested at times last year with the Kansas City Chiefs. Hours before Kaepernick submitted his Thank You tweet , Donald Trump jumped onto the platform to remind folks of his stance. (more...)
Novak Djokovic vs Juan Martin del Potro Novak Djokovic vs Juan Martin del Potro
- September 09, 2018

The US Open Men's singles final match between del Potro and Djokovic is on September 10 and will be played at the Arthur Ashe Stadium. It's a throwback final with plenty of intrigue, but only one man will walk away with the trophy. Star Sports Select 1 and Star Sports Select 2 will provide live television coverage of the match in India. The final score was 7-6, 6-2. The Serbian might be seeded 6th but he's making his 8th US Open final appearance, while Del Potro, seeded third, is only ... (more...)
Andrew Luck Suffered Snowboarding Injury After 2016 Season Andrew Luck Suffered Snowboarding Injury After 2016 Season
- September 09, 2018

An aspect of the offense that should be expected under Frank Reich, the Colts need to establish their running backs as pass catchers in the opener against the Bengals . Williams was penalized for hitting Luck's head with his helmet on a third-down scramble. But before that, Luck said his extended time away had benefits. (more...)
Jalen Hurts gets into Alabama blowout in first quarter
- September 09, 2018

Jalen Hurts #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide and head coach Nick Saban celebrate thier win after the AllState Sugar Bowl against the Clemson Tigers at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Hurts would be ready to step into that role, especially since it was his for the vast majority of the last two seasons. The NCAA's new redshirt rule really benefits Hurts, since he can play in up to four games this season without burning his redshirt. (more...)
Atlanta Falcons falter once again against the Philadelphia Eagles Atlanta Falcons falter once again against the Philadelphia Eagles
- September 09, 2018

The red-zone failure on the final play bookended a night of offensive struggles for Atlanta that began by getting stuffed at the doorstep on fourth down of the opening drive. Based on what he said, we should expect it to remain a theme throughout the season. Atlanta last visited Philadelphia in the Divisional Round playoff game. (more...)
Gronkowski 'strongly resisted' Patriots trade talk
- September 09, 2018

However, Gronk ended the trade talks because he refused to play for anyone except for Tom Brady and Bill Belichick. In the interim, the Patriots definitely explored their options, including a trade. Prior to the last preseason game, the Patriots added incentives to Gronkowski's deal for this season. It feels a little like Gronkowski is trying to mash the reset button with more than a little revisionist history and, in turn, to love the one he's with as he pursues another Super Bowl ... (more...)
'Dream come true' for Thiem after knocking out Anderson 'Dream come true' for Thiem after knocking out Anderson
- September 09, 2018

This turned into a test, and she passed it. Twenty-four hours after Roger Federer fell to John Millman , his old rival avoided following him out of the tournament, but only just, completing a 0-6 6-4 7-5 6-7 (4/7) 7-6 (7/5) victory at 2.03am United States time. (more...)
Djokovic: Del Potro has a big game Djokovic: Del Potro has a big game
- September 09, 2018

That the match odds market is more lukewarm about Del Potro's chances then - he is around [3.20] to win his second US Open , almost a decade after his first - creates a dilemma: is it time to trade out of that pre-tournament bet for an all-green book, or is it time to go in again? Del Potro will face either Serbia's Novak Djokovic or Japan's Kei Nishikori in the final. (more...)
Miss America Contestant Sides With NFL Players' Right To Kneel During Anthem Miss America Contestant Sides With NFL Players' Right To Kneel During Anthem
- September 09, 2018

The NFL protests have enraged President Donald Trump , who once owned the Miss Universe pageant, a separate organization. Madeline Collins , Miss West Virginia , was asked an onstage question tonight about what she feels is the most serious issue facing the nation. (more...)
Dallas Cop Charged After Killing Man In Apartment She Thought Was Hers Dallas Cop Charged After Killing Man In Apartment She Thought Was Hers
- September 09, 2018

Jean is black and Guyger is white. "But at some point, she fired her weapon, striking the victim". Guyger previously shot a Pleasant Grove man in 2017. He said Jean's mother said she was "not angry", but "heartbroken". Hall said at a news conference Friday that the officer would be charged with manslaughter, but it's unclear if that will still be the case. (more...)
Wales vs. Republic of Ireland - Football Match Report Wales vs. Republic of Ireland - Football Match Report
- September 09, 2018

Chelsea midfielder Ethan Ampadu made his competitive debut for Wales in their 4-1 UEFA Nations League win over Republic of Ireland on Thursday evening, and their fans were impressed with what they saw. Harry Arter and Declan Rice had declared themselves unavailable for Ireland and James McClean, who had scored the Ireland's victor in Cardiff 11 months ago, headed a lengthy injury list that had reduced Martin O'Neill's options. (more...)
Missouri college plans to strip athletes of Nike branding over Kaepernick controversy Missouri college plans to strip athletes of Nike branding over Kaepernick controversy
- September 09, 2018

The move was criticised by some on Twitter, with several users vowing to boycott Nike while others posted videos of them destroying the company's merchandise. Ironically, while the president's supporters were trash-talking Nike , Trump boasted in an interview with the Daily Caller: " Nike is a tenant of mine ". (more...)
Keys fails to unlock route through Osaka to repeat final Keys fails to unlock route through Osaka to repeat final
- September 09, 2018

Madison Keys of the US reacts after losing a point in the 2nd set to Naomi Osaka of Japan in a women's semi-final match on day eleven of the 2018 U.S. Only once in the professional era that began in 1968 had Japan had a men's and women's player in the quarterfinals at the same tournament. The unseeded Australian knocked out 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer in the fourth round to reach his first major quarterfinal. (more...)
Tiger Woods off to insane start with season on the line Tiger Woods off to insane start with season on the line
- September 09, 2018

Woods, who along with Bryson Dechambeau and Phil Mickelson was named as a Ryder Cup captain's pick on Tuesday, remains in good position to achieve that goal but will have to play catch-up in his quest for his 80th PGA Tour win and first since 2013. (more...)
Neymar feels 'sorry for' Yedlin after U.S. star mocks Brazilian Neymar feels 'sorry for' Yedlin after U.S. star mocks Brazilian
- September 09, 2018

The 26-year-old never needs a second invitation to throw himself to the ground and his reputation is now preceding him. Neymar was criticised widely in Russian Federation for the way he went to ground too easily as Brazil disappointed in the competition, and it was a similar story in the 2-0 win over the United States. (more...)
Djokovic sweats his way into US Open quarter-finals Djokovic sweats his way into US Open quarter-finals
- September 09, 2018

Federer said he did not regret his decision to invite Millman to come and train with him after the Australian had suffered a first round loss at Roland Garros. Open, and 127-1 in all Grand Slam matches, against foes below No. 50 in the ATP rankings - but how he lost. The Australian also has the Olympic rings tattooed on his right bicep after representing his country at the 2016 Rio Games. (more...)
Aston Villa fans react to report about John Terry Aston Villa fans react to report about John Terry
- September 09, 2018

The 37-year-old will have a medical in Rome's Villa Stuart Clinic to speed up the move. "I am still devastated that we didn't go up". Spartak are now managed by Massimo Carrera, who was Conte's assistant at Juventus and with the Italian national team. (more...)
Serena Williams advances to US Open final with eyes on record Serena Williams advances to US Open final with eyes on record
- September 09, 2018

Victory will equal Margaret Court's record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles . In fact, Serena has bagled her opponents thrice in NY this year. The 20-year-old budding star overpowered Madison Keys on Thursday night 6-2, 6-4 to reach the US Open final. (more...)
Adam Lallana Out of England Squad Against Spain Due to Groin Injury Adam Lallana Out of England Squad Against Spain Due to Groin Injury
- September 09, 2018

With the England squad having now reconvened for the first time since that defeat ahead of the UEFA Nations League clash with Spain , Henderson says that England must harness the disappointment and turn it into a strength. 'There's a real stability [in the England team] at the moment. "I think they're quite likely to be the guys that push, but when you're promoting young players you've got to be really careful with how quickly you do that because you want to bring them in and have ... (more...)
Prolific Michigan businessman, Amway co-founder Rich DeVos dies at 92 Prolific Michigan businessman, Amway co-founder Rich DeVos dies at 92
- September 09, 2018

He was more than a businessman, though. DeVos was also a major donor to the Republican Party and conservative causes and was appointed to the Presidential Commission on AIDS in 1987 by President Ronald Reagan. "But more than that, I give here because this is our town", DeVos told WOOD-TV in 2011. DeVos was a fixture for decades in Michigan Republican politics and a vital force in the resurgence of downtown Grand Rapids. (more...)
Asia Cup 2018: Not Only Focussed on Beating India - Hasan Ali Asia Cup 2018: Not Only Focussed on Beating India - Hasan Ali
- September 08, 2018

Hasan believes India will be under more pressure due to their defeat in the Champions Trophy final , and that playing in the UAE will give Pakistan "home" advantage. "There is definitely pressure but I feel good when pressure mounts on me because that is where I try to perform and help my side win", he added. Pakistan won that game by 180 runs with Ali picking up three wickets. (more...)
Celtics Guard Jabari Bird Facing Strangulation, Kidnapping Charges Celtics Guard Jabari Bird Facing Strangulation, Kidnapping Charges
- September 08, 2018

A statement from the Celtics says they are taking the allegations "very seriously". He spent his rookie season on a two-way contract before being signed to the Celtics active roster in late July after an impressive showing in the Las Vegas Summer League. (more...)
Osaka faces 'surreal' U.S. Open final against idol Serena Osaka faces 'surreal' U.S. Open final against idol Serena
- September 08, 2018

While Japan is becoming more ethnically diverse - one in 50 births is to interracial couples - there is still plenty of prejudice against "haafu", or half-Japanese, including cases of bullying against mixed-race children. That appeal would only expand if she can claim the trophy on Saturday - in her first Grand Slam final, against her idol . "I just feel like there's a lot of growth still to go in my game". (more...)
At 41 and going strong, Tom Brady awaits a 19th season At 41 and going strong, Tom Brady awaits a 19th season
- September 08, 2018

This time, Brady stayed and answered. Instead, he says he remembers that he and the offense "had the opportunity to put the game away and we didn't". '[The media wants] to talk about a lot of drama, ' Brady said during the epilogue . He'll have a new-look receiving corps following the offseason departures of Danny Amendola and Cooks, as well as the four-game suspension of Julian Edelman for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancers. (more...)
Neymar named permanent Brazil captain by coach Tite
- September 08, 2018

Neymar , who was heavily criticised for his performances and antics at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation, told members of the media that he was delighted to be made the permanent captain of his country. "So when I'm not OK to speak, I prefer to stay shut because the silence is the best answer". On his critics, Neymar added: "I don't have much to say about it". (more...)

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