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Eng vs Pak 2nd Test: England in sight of huge win

They were chasing 565 to win, an improbable score, after England had declared before lunch on 173 for one, both Cook and Joe Root in the 70s and batting easily. Off-spinner Ali, completing the over, was then hit for six by Mohammad Hafeez . Pak...

Rosberg fastest in German Grand Prix practise

The in-form German was fastest in the morning session by three-tenths of a second. Rosberg won the last race at Hockenheim in 2014 and a repeat of that win would put the brakes on Hamilton , who has triumphed in five of the last six races.

Tennis stars Raonic, Halep withdraw from Olympics, cite Zika

Pregnant women have been advised not to travel to Brazil. "Family is much too important for me and I can't risk not being able to have one of my own after my career in tennis is over", she added. "Our goal is that these representatives recommend to...

Mirim Lee leads Women's British Open after day 1

Open and a share of sixth position at the ANA Inspiration major in March. This year is Hull's second season on the LPGA Tour, and although she confirms her season has been a bit up-and-down, she has three top-10 finishes, including a tie for 2nd at t...

Walcott claims MLS level is 'very close' to Premier League

Names like Didier Drogba and Sebastian Giovinco give MLS a chance to pull off a third straight victory, if the defense and the goalkeeping can keep pace. The format, which now pits MLS All-Stars against a major club in Europe, has started to lo...

Zallow, Neu Named to USTFCCCA Scholar-Team; Women's Program Earns Team Achievement

It marks the sixth time that the Bluffton volleyball program has earned the AVCA Team Academic Award, including five during Coach Yarnell's tenure at the helm. Girls high school led the way with the number of recipients of 260, an increase of 22 over...

Curfew continues in South Kashmir; restrictions imposed in parts of Srinagar

Mirwaiz has been lodged at Nageen police station and Geelani at Humhama police station. People shall refuse to interact with them at community and public places. Large parts of the Indian-controlled Kashmir have been under a 24-hour curfew in recent ...

Jose Mourinho moves Beijing presser over aircon

The Manchester United manager held a press conference at the Bird's Nest Stadium - where the pitch is very, very shoddy - and suggested that the result of the clash is utterly unimportant. Why not? Why should he not shake my hand? When asked if he ...

Ravens agree to 1-year deal with OL Long, pending physical

If all goes well, the 31-year-old four-time Pro Bowl selection could sign with the Ravens. The Ravens just drafted tackle Ronnie Stanley in the first round. He left Miami to sign with the St. Louis Rams before the 2013 campaign but he tore his AC...

Juventus sign Argentina forward Higuain for Serie A record fee

Criticized for a lack of ruthlessness on the worldwide stage, the Argentine has nonetheless been prolific in the blue of Napoli, registering the most shots in Serie A since he made his move to Italy from Real Madrid in 2013 and scoring 71 league g...

The 6 Greatest Moments of Ken Griffey Jr.'s Career

But on Saturday night at a private Mariners reception, Griffey gave a sneak preview of his emotional vulnerability. Senior hit just four total home runs in a Mariners uniform, a fraction compared to the 417 his son hit for Seattle. "But I got a chanc...

Major League Baseball trade rumors: Cubs offer Yankees Gleyber Torres for Aroldis Chapman

Yahoo Sports reported that there's belief Torres , a 19-year-old out of Venezuela, will ultimately shift from short to second, where the Yankees now have 26-year-old former Cub Starlin Castro , who began Monday hitting.262 with 11 homers in his fi...

Two Dead in Waukesha County Crash

The 22-year-old from Greeley, Nebraska joined the Huskers in 2013 and was coming back for his senior season in 2016. Two college football players are dead and another injured after their auto crashed hours after coaching at a kicking clinic in Wisc...

Olympics: Warriors' trio helps Team USA rout Argentina 111-74

Baskow). United States forward Carmelo anthony (15) looks to shoot as Argentina forward Luis Scola , left, defends during an exhibition basketball game Friday, July 22, 2016 , in Las Vegas . It wasn't just the game, it was a 'oh here we go again...

Texans' J.J. Watt undergoes back surgery; could miss opening game

It's never fun to see a player injured, especially one of J.J. Watt's caliber, but the week 3 match-up against the Houston Texans might have gotten a lot easier. The surgery is Watt's second operation in the past six months, and he will begin train...

IOC: 45 more positive cases in retests of 2008, '12 samples

It said the Turkish Olympic Committee "shall notably secure the return to the IOC, as soon as possible, of the medal, the medallist pin and the diploma awarded in connection with the 48kg weightlifting event (Final) to the athlete". The nationalities...

'Trump avoidance' not reason senators no-shows at convention, McConnnell says

Never mind that the Republicans control the Senate, and that they failed - twice - to work out a funding bill with broad enough support to pass the chamber. "Obama vetoed it. Donald Trump would sign it", he said, adding that Trump alone should have t...

Stoke City step up pursuit of Saido Berahino from West Bromwich Albion

However, the 22-year-old may yet be offered a way out by Stoke as manager Hughes has stated his club have made inquiries to West Brom about signing Berahino amid reports of a £20m bid. Stoke City boss Mark Hughes has refused to be drawn on a possible...

Ancelotti hoping to meet Pep in UCL final

There's a big thing that all fans should remember heading into this match. City's midfield pair of the experienced Fernando and Fernandinho couldn't press quick enough to Guardiola's liking, and the introduction of Fabian Delph did add a sense of agi...

Ex-Bear Charles Tillman announces his retirement

Both the Bears and the Panthers tweeted their congratulations. Selected in the second round of the 2003 draft, Tillman recorded 911 tackles, 38 interceptions and 44 forced fumbles in his career with the Chicago Bears and Panthers. Tillman earned "W...

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Many Bostonians Will Be Pulling For Conor McGregor In Floyd Mayweather Fight

Conor McGregor's biggest disclosed fight purse in the UFC was $3m for his second fight with Nate Diaz, but the Dubliner is set to make ten times that amount when he steps into...

Blake Bortles announced as Jacksonville Jaguars starting quarterback, beating out Chad Henne

Through two preseason games this season, Bortles is 11 of 18 for 81 yards with no touchdowns and no picks, while Henne is 11-16 for 183 yards with one TD. Both Bortles and Chad He...

Giants' Beckham, Jr. Could Miss Season Opener vs. Cowboys

The Beckham injury is more severe than the Sterling Shepard sprained ankle that scared the Giants early in training camp - Shepard was running less than a week after going ...

Nasri quits Man City

Nasri, who has always been on the fringes of the Citizens squad, spent last season on loan at La Liga side Sevilla, despite being asked to remain at the Etihad by manager Pep Guar...

Winning Numbers Drawn for $430 Million Powerball

This is the 19th straight time the drawing has come up flat. According to the Powerball website , the one-time cash payout on Thursday for the jackpot now would be $324.2 millio...

Richard Perez compares Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz's chances against Floyd Mayweather

McGregor manoeuvred his way into such a lucrative fight partly through his clever use of social media, but after insisting he found the videos "light-hearted", he became defensive...

Maria Sharapova awarded main draw wildcard at US Open

Sharapova was already guaranteed a place in the qualifying draw at Flushing Meadows by virtue of her world ranking of No 148. "Her suspension under the terms of the tennis anti-...

Transfer revolution: Window to shut before Premier League season starts next year

Barcelona would not be bound by a Premier League deadline, nor would the likes of Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain or Bayern Munich, so England's most powerful clubs would find the...

Sergio Aguero strikes as Manchester City spoil Brighton's Premier League debut

Former Manchester City and Everton defender Sylvain Distin believes Pep Guardiola's transfer business could be a gamble as a number of new recruits have arrived without Prem...

Former Big Spring Steer Ryan Tannehill will have season-ending ACL surgery

Tannehill left the Dolphins' practice on Thursday after his knee appeared to buckle in a non-contact situation. Miami and fellow quarterback Jay Cutler agreed to a one...

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Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea Offer £25 Million For Arsenal Midfielder

Chelsea have increased their offer for Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, according to the Daily Star . Manchester United are not understood to be interested in Oxlade-C...

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

There's a new Conor McGregor song and it's VERY catchy

Mayweather said that it made him think about those who fought for civil rights and what they had to deal with. With the long-anticipated fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. "...

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Vince Wilfork announces retirement in tweet sponsored by grilling company

Wilfork, shirtless and adorned in denim overalls sporting his number 75, can be seen dancing and pulling ribs from a Kingsford smoker. Wilfork started as a first-round pick in ...

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Ravens Meeting "Resistance" From Owner Steve Bisciotti Regarding Signing Colin Kaepernick

Kaepernick has become a polarizing figure after he protested the national anthem last season and he has been unable to find a new job since. Bisciotti wouldn't be the only Natio...

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

White Sox place Willy Garcia on 7-day DL with concussion

A more serious injury would definitely be a step back for Moncada. However, the White Sox have just released statements that sure seem like best-case scenarios - so far - for t...