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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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De Kock ruled out of ODIs, T20s against India

South Africa team manager Dr Mohammed Moosajee said: "Quinton suffered an extreme blow to the left wrist while batting in the second ODI on Sunday and felt severe pain and discomf...

Support stir in Kashmir, says Pakistan PM

Every year, on February 5, Kashmir Solidarity Day is widely marked across Pakistan and by Kashmiri nationalists worldwide, holding special programs. Kashmiris considered themselv...

Tottenham superstar Harry Kane gives verdict on Lucas Moura transfer

Tottenham Hotspur boss Mauricio Pochettino has insisted that he does not want to weigh down new signing Lucas Moura with too much pressure, as he adapts himself to the Prem...

Kirk Cousins breaks his silence after Redskins trade for Alex Smith

The Washington Redskins seemingly acquired their starting quarterback going forward in a trade with the Kansas City Chiefs that brought Alex Smith to Washington in exchange f...

He Needs Time - Mauricio Pochettino Eases Pressure On Lucas Moura

With big games coming up and the race for the last three Champions League places too close to call, there are no easy games in which to ease players back to full fitness. However...

Dad attacks doctor who sexually abused his 3 daughters

Margraves then asked for one minute alone instead. Margraves then ran toward Nassar and got within a few feet of him before being tackled by courtroom security. Randall Margraves...

Pelicans Acquire Nikola Mirotic In Trade With Bulls

With Mirotic playing the best basketball of his NBA career, Chicago was wise to capitalize on his all-time high trade value. Best of wishes to you in New Orleans , Nikola. The P...

Carrie Underwood's Husband Mike Fisher Not Retiring From Hockey After All!

Fisher said his wife, country music star Carrie Underwood , encouraged him to make a comeback. Fisher played the past seven seasons with Nashville and was the team's captain in ...

FEMA to end hurricane-related food, water aid for Puerto Rico

In a bipartisan letter signed by U.S. Sens. Maldonado said FEMA's aid is critical to residents, as much of the money they would have normally used to buy food is instead being ...

WADA seriously concerned by CAS decision to lift sanctions against Russian athletes

Russia has never doubted its athletes' honest victory at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Thursday, commenting on the Court of Arbitr...

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Simulation gives Cavs stunningly low chance to win NBA Finals

Simulation gives Cavs stunningly low chance to win NBA Finals

Johnson also grabbed 10 rebounds, while Detroit's Andre Drummond piled up 21 points, 22 rebounds, seven assists, three steals and three blocks. Love was trying to receive an en...

Haotong Li hails special win over Rory McIlroy at Dubai Desert Classic

Haotong Li hails special win over Rory McIlroy at Dubai Desert Classic

Two hours later, dejection was writ large across McIlroy's face as Li celebrated the finest win of his fledgling career. Two near misses, that must've hurt Rory McIlroy . "I alw...

Westbrook stars as Thunder see off 76ers

Westbrook stars as Thunder see off 76ers

His three-pointer cut the lead to one in the fourth quarter as Billy Donovan attempted to steal a few minutes with Westbrook, Anthony and George on the bench, but Westbrook returne...

Woods grouped with Reed and Hoffman at Torrey Pines

Woods grouped with Reed and Hoffman at Torrey Pines

Woods' most recent competitive play was at December's limited-field, no-cut Hero World Challenge , where he shot three rounds in the 60s but showed some signs of rustiness on and...

[Teams] Newport County vs Tottenham: Confirmed Line-Ups

[Teams] Newport County vs Tottenham: Confirmed Line-Ups

They remain unbeaten in their last six matches and that form has pushed Michael Flynn's troops into eighth in the League Two table. Newport welcome Tottenham to the Newport ...