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Marco Estrada: Estrada falls apart late in loss to Rays

The Rays' recent spark has come from their bats, which came alive again in a five-run sixth inning where they struck for six hits Saturday night. Can the Tampa Bay Rays complete a surprise sweep of the Toronto Blue Jays when they meet today at 1:10...

Steve Harvey supports Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest

Colin Kaepernick has seen support for his protest grow within the NFL. To be fair, Noah admires Kaepernick's courage in speaking out about racial injustice in the face of criticism. "But telling him that what he said and did was un-American is to ...

Chelsea's Antonio Conte accuses defenders of targeting Diego Costa

By that stage, Swansea manager Francesco Guidolin had already abandoned his game-plan of playing with three defenders, changing to a back four and hooking the unfortunate Neil Taylor. The goal, Costa's fourth in as many games, spared Conte from h...

Slumping Donaldson out of lineup for Blue Jays

Bautista drove in Travis two batters later, launching a first-pitch offering over the left-field wall for a 2-0 lead. Carrera homered on the right-hander's first pitch. "I got to talk to him at the end and we're fine". "We seem to play everybody toug...

Madrid keeps formula to try to repeat in Champions League

There no doubting it'll take some effort for Real to defend the Champions League but Ronaldo knows Los Blancos will be aiming to do this with him telling the Uefa website he feels we've got a chance. MADRID: Cristiano Ronaldo hit back at Barce...

UEFA hopeful Van Praag complains nations turned back on him

Disgraced former UEFA president Michel Platini will address the Congress of European Football's governing body on Wednesday. Van Praag, meanwhile, will count on the support of the Football Association, the Belgians and his native Netherlands.

Belarusian paralympian's accreditation cancelled for carrying Russian flag

Mr Craven, who lost the use of his legs in a rock-climbing fall at the age of 16, reminded Brazilians they have their own problems to overcome. What followed was four hours of color, samba and 4,300 Paralympic athletes partying their way into the n...

Rookies Leicester, Rostov mixing it with cream of Europe

With two winners' medals already in his possession, the 45-year-old is on offer at 12/1 (13.00 ) to join Ancelotti and Bob Paisley on three titles by steering the Citizens to their first ever European Cup in his debut season - successfully navigati...

No. 5 MI routs Central Florida 51-14, another easy win

But the big push will come October 1 when Wisconsin comes to Ann Arbor to finish a run of five home games to open the season for the Wolverines. It took all of three minutes and thirteen seconds for the Wolverines to drive 60+ yards before forcing a ...

British boxer Tyson Fury misses press conference after 'car breaks down'

The unbeaten WBA, WBO and Ring Magazine champion will defend his belts for the first time in a rematch at the Manchester Arena on October 29, the fight having finally been confirmed last week. It also emerged Fury had been handed a provisional suspen...

Manchester derby defeat 'my fault', concedes Mourinho

Yet, despite that early sign, there was little more from Pogba as the second half went on. We were much more risky, we had our chances to equalise and who knows what could happen if we had equalised. "Instead Claudio said, "OK, it's football, it's ha...

Kerber wins 1st set of US Open final vs Pliskova

Wozniacki, down at 74 in the world after missing nearly three months of the season with an ankle injury, had refused on the eve of her fifth semi-final in NY to dampen speculation that she was on the brink of announcing her retirement. 1 in the ranki...

Poor pit stops slow down Kevin Harvick at Darlington

A TASTE OF SUCCESS: Kyle Larson almost made it two straight wins before finishing third Sunday . Next weekend at Richmond International Raceway is the regular season finale, the last race before the Chase begins. I feel like we let a few slip ...

Gall wants to fight the "sharks" of MMA

Punk took a beating from Gall in this fight, and came out of it with a bruised up face. Punk was taken down in just seconds after the start of the fight, where Gall quickly moved to full mount - raining powerful strikes to the side of Punk's head.

EAGLES NOTES: Daniel knew his fate after trade

He found out he would be this team's starting quarterback while lying in a New Jersey cornfield hunting geese on Saturday. The Eagles will need him to more than double that production as his plays will increase this year. "I think the hardest part,...

Lorenzo takes record 64th career MotoGP pole position

On Lap 14, Pedrosa passed his Repsol Honda team-mate Marc Marquez to move into a podium position - and within a lap, he had passed Jorge Lorenzo and started to set his sights on Valentino Rossi . Zarco and Nakagami got the best starts from the...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic says Marcus Rashford has time to reach the top

Aside from every player down to the goalkeeper looking sluggish and off their game, a big reason why Manchester United lost the first Manchester Derby between Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola is the latter simply outsmarted the Portuguese gaffer.

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares win US Open doubles title

JAMIE MURRAY succeeded where his brother Andy failed by reaching the final of the US Open. "Andy did so well this year, I don't need to sing his praises any more than everyone else already does". The pair went their separate ways and Jamie joined f...

Liverpool v Leicester City, Premier League 2016/17

As they vied for the Premier League Crown, this wouldn't be the only time Liverpool supporters gathered the streets to inspire their club. Sakho's precipitous fall down the Liverpool pecking order raised eyebrows among fans, many of whom ra...

Back from DL, Strasburg leaves game in 3rd inning

He allowed 19 earned runs in 11 2/3 innings in three outings before going on the DL. That's concerning enough, but it was also Strasburg's first start since August 17 - five days before he went on the disabled list with elbow soreness. Strasburg star...

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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...