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Aguero charged for elbow on All White

Aguero has already scored six times in four appearances this season and helped City to set the Premier League pace by taking nine points from a possible nine. Aguero has until Wednesday at 6 p.m. BST to answer to the charge, but if he does not contes...

Lightning strike kills more than 300 reindeer in Norway

Among the more well-known animal lightning strike victims is a bison who resides at Neal Smith Wildlife Refuge in Iowa. Kjartan Knusten, a spokesman for the agency, said animals were occasionally killed by lightning but so many had never been rec...

Oliver Burke makes big-money move to Red Bull Leipzig

The club drew its historic first top-flight game 2-2 away to Hoffenheim yesterday. "He fits with the high pace and way of playing very well and will make his next sporting development step with us", Rangnick told the Bundesliga club's official site ...

No hiding, Arsenal want the title - Cech

Sanchez, who looked lively throughout, made it 2-0 when he scrambled home from an accurate Theo Walcott ball into the box. Asked about how good Ozil's performance was, Wenger replied: "Especially in the first half". We could have scored in the seco...

United States of America secures 15th Olympic gold in basketball, crushing Serbia 96-66

I've seen the losing side and I've seen what it's like to win three gold medals. This was the last gold medal of Rio 2016 and the 25th Olympic victory of Team USA, which also had ideal 8-0 records in 2008 Beijing and 2012 London. Brittney Griner, B...

Magnussen escapes big crash at Belgian GP with small injury

Magnussen's team-mate Jolyon Palmer, who is also desperate to prove to his bosses that he warrants a second year at Renault, finished 15th despite running as high as seventh in the early phase of Sunday's race. The Dane had to be taken to hospital fo...

Mike Phelan explains that Hull are looking forward to Manchester United fixture

The best of these came late in the first half when Curtis Davies had to block a Wayne Rooney shot after Juan Mata had skipped past Andrew Robertson. Rashford hit eight goals in 18 matches for United last season, having broken into the first team in...

Twins lose eighth straight

Plouffe hit his eighth homer of the season with two out in the first inning to give the Twins a 1-0 lead. For a day, all was right again for the now alone-in-first Blue Jays thanks to a 15-8 thumping over the visiting Minnesota Twins. "There's all...

Abreu leads White Sox HR parade in 9-3 rout of Mariners

Todd Frazier's 32nd home run in the seventh was one of eight hits off Hernandez until he left with the bases loaded. Mariners left-hander Ariel Miranda (1-1) sustained his first career loss after surrendering three runs on five hits in four innin...

Welp, Brazil Just Went And Charged Ryan Lochte

Brazil's Justice Department is summoning Lochte back to Rio to appear in court for a hearing about the incident, which he has since described as an "over-exaggeration". "There was no robbery", Rio de Janeiro Civil Police Chief Fernando Veloso said. ...

Texas teacher's viral 'no homework' note has lots talking

Her letter says "There will be no formally assigned homework this year". The teacher encourages parents to spend their evenings with their children. "Eat dinner as a family, read together, play outside, and get your child to bed early", she wrote.

LA Football Club's new $350 million stadium just got a name

The privately funded, purpose-built soccer stadium now under construction in South Los Angeles on the former site of aging Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena next to the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is slated to open in two years. " Banc of Californi...

Barcelona transfer set to trigger move for Newcastle star

Claudio Bravo could be on his way out of Barcelona to City. Ter Stegen has the potential to be one of the world's elite 'keepers, and the sale of Bravo will help expedite his progression. "I'm convinced my brother thinks that Barca are doing the r...

With no deal, Chargers withdraw offer to first-rounder Bosa

Bosa has not reported to training camp due to disputes over when his signing bonus will be distributed. As of Wednesday, the team said they would restructure an offer now that they feel the rookie cannot contribute for the whole season without time...

Trevor Siemian named Broncos' starter for Week 3

Sanchez's reputation precedes him in regard to turning the ball over, while Siemian's notable interception Saturday night is fresh on everyone's mind. "A few weeks ago, I told coach that if it would help us, I'd be willing to play there", said Davis,...

Simone Biles will serve as US' Closing Ceremony flag bearer

If you enjoyed this story, read about The U.S. Women's Gymnastics Team or Simone Biles getting a kiss from Zac Efron. Unlike the opening ceremony, athletes file in altogether after the parade of flag bearers and not necessarily separated by country...

Antonio relieved to make amends with win

That opened up space at the back and seven minutes later Antonio rose at the far post to head home a beautifully flighted cross from Gokhan Tore. After scoring a late victor in West Ham's Premier League bow at London Stadium , Michail Antonio ...

Phelps and Lochte duke it out at Olympics for the last time

This comes despite Phelps' coach and others saying that the 2016 Olympics would be Phelps' last. The 21-year-old completed a backstroke sweep with a victory Thursday night in the 200 meters, extending his country's dominance of the events that ...

Barry the unlikely match-winner, Everton beats West Brom 2-1

Brendan Galloway will spend the rest of the season on loan at West Brom. As well as on the left side of defence, he can also play as a centre-back. Galloway, who began his career with MK Dons , joined the Toffees in 2014 on a five-year deal and ...

Gwen Jorgensen gives United States first Olympic gold in triathlon

I've been a bit sick and didn't know how I would feel today. Neither wanted to lead. She was eighth in Beijing and sixth in London. Now at her peak, Jorgensen prevailed for the 16th time in her last 18 top-level global races. Still, Jorgensen's tim...

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Murray says need to learn from US Open defeat to Nishikori

Murray was badly in need of inspiration and he was handed it via umpire Carlos Ramos who gave the 2016 runner-up a time violation while serving at 1-1 in the second set. "I think ...

Ronaldo attracting headlines after reports he might quit Madrid

It's an honour to play against the best teams in the world and that's what Mexico really needs. Ronaldo has 11 goals in five games with the national team this season, includi...

Shah rules out resumption of Indo-Pak bilateral cricket ties

BJP National President Amit Shah has said, India will be among the top prime countries in the world in 2022 when it is completing 75 years of Independence. If asked, I will say t...

Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor agree to August fight

Conor McGregor's coach has called on Olympic champs Katie Taylor and Michael Conlan to join the undercard for the now-confirmed mega fight against Floyd Mayweather . As aforement...

Baltimore Orioles select DL Hall 21st Overall

On Monday, the Orioles selected high school left-handed pitcher DL Hall out of Valdosta High School (Ga.) with the 21st overall pick. Josh Keaton, of Colorado Springs, became t...

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

The victor will meet two-time defending champion Oracle Team USA in the 35th America's Cup match starting June 17. "The boys really dug deep". " We will be back next time an...

Qatar soccer team face punishment over emir T-shirts

If Qatar does not win its next matches against a weak China and Syria, it will become the first host nation not to have qualified for a World Cup before hosting one. Japan coach ...

Zidane revels in 'historic' Real Madrid Champions League win

Real Madrid star Gareth Bale insists he is happy at the European champions and has no plans to leave despite speculation over his future. "I'm happy, I'm incredibly satisfied". "W...

Lakers Will Hold Workouts With Lonzo Ball, Markelle Fultz

The Lakers have insisted they have kept an open mind on whom they will select with their No. 2 pick. "Team-wise, I think that the Lakers are a better fit", said the never-shutt...

Incredible stats behind Nadal's 10th French Open

Just as remarkable as Rafael Nadal's unprecedented total of 10 French Open championships is that he is 10-0 in finals at Roland Garros . Once a very promising soccer player,...

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Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

Juan Martin del Potro comforts tearful Nicolas Almagro

I can imagine what you are feeling. However, it appeared to gee him into action as he won the next three sets to book a place in the third round after a match that entertained th...

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Ferrari has chosen its number one driver - Hamilton

Vettel started second to teammate Kimi Raikkonen in the Monaco Grand Prix but benefited from a favorable strategy to jump the Finn in the pit stops and secure his third vi...

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Julian Edelman and the Patriots are reportedly close on a contract extension

Edelman has earned $14,374,375 since the beginning of the 2013 season. He accumulated a 98-1,106-3 stat line while averaging 11.3 YPC and 69.1 YPG. It appears the Patriots are ...

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Penguins beat Predators 4-1, take 2-0 lead

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) looks back to find a shot by Pittsburgh Penguins' Jake Guentzel in the goal during the third period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey...

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Ohio State coaching candidates to replace Thad Matta, grouped by plausibility

Matta underwent emergency back surgery during the summer of 2007 and wears a supportive brace on his lower right leg because of nerve damage. Matta's Musketeers won 26 games in e...