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Teemu Pukki shines as injury-hit Norwich upset Manchester City 3-2 Teemu Pukki shines as injury-hit Norwich upset Manchester City 3-2
- September 17, 2019

Norwich are not the only newly-promoted side to have troubled the top six as Sheffield United drew 2-2 at Chelsea before the worldwide break, while Newcastle's only win of the campaign so far came at Tottenham and Crystal Palace beat Manchester United at Old Trafford. (more...)
Cleveland Cavaliers beloved play-by-play announcer Fred McLeod dies Cleveland Cavaliers beloved play-by-play announcer Fred McLeod dies
- September 11, 2019

No details regarding a cause of death have been released. McLeod had been calling Cavs games since 2006 alongside Austin Carr . and was a fan favorite in Cleveland. He was the Cavaliers television play-by-play announcer on FOX Sports Ohio since the 2006 season. McLeod is survived by his wife, Beth, a TV meteorologist in Cleveland, and three children, Sean, Jenna and Molly. (more...)
Vettel edges closer to race ban after Italian GP incident Vettel edges closer to race ban after Italian GP incident
- September 11, 2019

The back-to-back victories have been the flawless response to critics who said he was too young to drive for Ferrari . "I think the teams have a bit to play in everything". "I struggled a couple of times to get the auto going and get the vehicle going in the right direction so I didn't see (Stroll) ... So it was impossible to see the cars on the left, and I think I was also stuck on the curb a little bit, which didn't help". (more...)
Team USA basketball seals Olympics spot, reaches World Cup quarterfinals Team USA basketball seals Olympics spot, reaches World Cup quarterfinals
- September 11, 2019

Myles Turner closes out our side for this clash with the player profiteering from his side's ability to churn out attacking chances with aplomb, seeing his position right next to the post resulting in him picking up both points and assists. (more...)
US Open men's final preview US Open men's final preview
- September 10, 2019

It marked Nadal's US Open debut and second Slam start after Wimbledon earlier that year. The Spaniard has won three of his 18 majors on this court, Federer has won five of his 20 here - in a row, the last of them 11 years ago - and Djokovic, the world No 1, has lifted three of 16 at Flushing Meadows. (more...)
Watch Bianca Andreescu's coach discuss her historic U.S. Open win Watch Bianca Andreescu's coach discuss her historic U.S. Open win
- September 10, 2019

When asked how it feels, her response was so sweet. This was only her fourth career appearance at any Slam. "I'll never be that cool." to a photo of the ever-glamorous Maria on Twitter. Karolina Pliskova is No. 2, and Elina Svitolina is No. 3. Mayor Bonnie Crombie said she was "just so proud" with the U.S. Open victor - who beat tennis legend Serena Williams in two straight sets Saturday before an nearly entirely pro-Serena crowd at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens, N.Y. (more...)
Belinda Bencic rolling ahead of matchup with Bianca Andreescu Belinda Bencic rolling ahead of matchup with Bianca Andreescu
- September 06, 2019

I am really enjoying my tennis'. She built on the run in New Zealand and qualify for the Australian Open, where she lost in the second round. The win over Vekic will put her in the top 10 of the world rankings. 25 seed Mertens. Minutes later, with one last backhand down-the-line victor, Bianca Andreescu was a US Open semi-finalist. "She has made a mark". (more...)
Antonio Brown Calls Raiders 'Haters' for Fining Him over Missed Practices Antonio Brown Calls Raiders 'Haters' for Fining Him over Missed Practices
- September 05, 2019

Devil is a lie. "Everyone got to pay this year so we clear." . The letter also said Brown was previously fined $40,000 for missing preseason training camp August 18, and Oakland could take further action if Brown continues to miss mandatory team activities. (more...)
Minnesota Twins Slug MLB Home Run Record and It's Only August! Minnesota Twins Slug MLB Home Run Record and It's Only August!
- September 04, 2019

Martín Perez (Nine-6) allowed seven earned runs in 2 2/Three innings. "They don't get base hits, they get home runs". It was Walker's fourth home run in 10 at-bats off Kershaw, matching Adam Dunn for the most home runs off the three-time NL Cy Young Award victor. (more...)
Crystal Palace beat Aston Villa 1-0 Crystal Palace beat Aston Villa 1-0
- September 03, 2019

The visitors thought they rescued a late point as substitute Henri Lansbury smashed home but referee Kevin Friend pulled play back and booked Villa captain Jack Grealish for simulation at Selhurst Park. We have watched it back and it just speaks for itself. 'The attitude and industry we showed was different class. "But we can take heart from the performance". (more...)
Melvin Gordon isn't getting a new contract from the Chargers Melvin Gordon isn't getting a new contract from the Chargers
- September 03, 2019

Melvin Gordon's loss in LA could end up being the Philadelphia Eagles gain. Saturday's deadline to finalize 53-man rosters has come and gone, and so has the Los Angeles Chargers' patience with Melvin Gordon. As for the 49ers, they placed running back Jerick McKinnon on season-ending injured reserve, leaving them with Tevin Coleman , Matt Breida and Raheem Mostert in the backfield. (more...)
Judge releases Ex-MLB player Dotel in Dominican Republic Judge releases Ex-MLB player Dotel in Dominican Republic
- September 02, 2019

Dotel and Castillo were not on Treasury's list, however. Judge Jose Alejandro Vargas determined that the prosecution did not show sufficient evidence that Dotel was laundering money, dismissing that charge. Dotel still has a weapons charge against him after the police discovered an allegedly illegal firearm while searching his home following his arrest. Prosecutors accused Dotel and Castillo of using the money they earned from playing baseball in the U.S.to help launder money for Peralta. (more...)
Everton 3 Wolves 2: Joe Edwards and Nathan Judah analysis Everton 3 Wolves 2: Joe Edwards and Nathan Judah analysis
- September 02, 2019

It was the first league goal Everton had conceded at Goodison Park in 549 minutes of play, ending a run of six consecutive home clean sheets. The Brazilian had put Everton in front in the fifth minute after converting from 16 yards following defensive miscommunication between Conor Coady and Rui Patricio . (more...)
Serena avoids major upset against 17-year-old Serena avoids major upset against 17-year-old
- September 02, 2019

She will now face Petra Martic , the No. 22 seed from Croatia for a place in the quarterfinals. She failed to convert four match points in all that day, ceded six games in a row and lost 7-5 in the third. "I survived tonight", said Williams. Whether it has something to do with being in NY or just her form, it has been pretty hard to stop her. McNally a year ago won the U.S. (more...)
US Open 2019: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic enter Round of 16 US Open 2019: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic enter Round of 16
- September 02, 2019

I don't know if I'm actually going to do it or not because it all depends on family, on scheduling, on body, on future. "Then it reminded me how young she was", Osaka said. Spain's second-ranked Rafael Nadal , an 18-time Grand Slam victor who has never faced Federer at the US Open , returns to the court on Monday seeking a last-eight berth on the other side of the draw against 2014 US Open champion Marin Cilic. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo invites Lionel Messi for dinner at UEFA awards Cristiano Ronaldo invites Lionel Messi for dinner at UEFA awards
- September 01, 2019

I'll be honest, I just want to know if they would fight over who is going to pay the tab or who leaves the bigger tip. Van Dijk was in imperious form at the centre of Liverpool's defence previous year, as the side kept 21 clean sheets on their way to a record points tally (97) for a team not to win the Premier League title. (more...)
Viv Richards falls ill as India lose Rahul, Pujara against West Indies Viv Richards falls ill as India lose Rahul, Pujara against West Indies
- September 01, 2019

Rahkeem Cornwell got Mohammed Shami soon after and Vihari was the last man to hole out for 111 as India were bowled out, giving skipper Jason Holder his third successive five-wicket haul in Jamaica. Holder was denied Vihari's wicket because of the smart use of DRS after having trapped him leg-before that was adjudged out by the on-field umpire . (more...)
Daniil Medvedev continues to rack up US Open fines Daniil Medvedev continues to rack up US Open fines
- September 01, 2019

And that the fans were responding to this tournament's juiciest fixture since Serena Williams played Maria Sharapova on the opening night. "I think she shows us how to compete and the way to, like, be off the court, too". And I would love to do it. Wozniacki , the No. 19 seed and last year's Australian Open champion, also appeared to be bothered by a right ankle that she had retaped courtside midway through the match. (more...)
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson reacts to Seattle trading for Jadeveon Clowney Seahawks QB Russell Wilson reacts to Seattle trading for Jadeveon Clowney
- September 01, 2019

Clowney has been selected to the last three Pro Bowls and joins a Seahawks defense that already features five-time Pro Bowl selection (2014-18), Bobby Wagner. The Texans wanted to trade him to Miami, but he reportedly did not want to play for the Dolphins and instead preferred Seattle or Philadelphia. He's posted 29 sacks, 64 tackles for loss and 67 quarterback hits in his career. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino dismisses rumours of him leaving Tottenham as 'stupid' Mauricio Pochettino dismisses rumours of him leaving Tottenham as 'stupid'
- August 31, 2019

Friedel believes Pochettino has no issue in being ruthless with players and has already shown he can do what needs to be done. "I will not walk away after Sunday's game". We talked about everything. We needed that conversation, I think it was very positive. Arsenal fans will be hoping that the experienced defender remains absent from Pochettino's starting XI, which could end up giving the Gunners a real advantage come Sunday. (more...)
Nick Kyrgios on $113K fine: 'ATP's pretty corrupt' Nick Kyrgios on $113K fine: 'ATP's pretty corrupt'
- August 31, 2019

Nick Kyrgios is no stranger to on-court antics, including an outburst at the Western & Southern Open on August 14 that generated $113,000 in fines. He later backed away from the comments but remains under a suspension cloud after being heavily fined following his antics towards match officials in Cincinnati earlier in the month. (more...)
It's Perfect - Genk Star Welcomes Being Placed In Liverpool's Group It's Perfect - Genk Star Welcomes Being Placed In Liverpool's Group
- August 31, 2019

Relatively straightforward for City, which was placed in a group without any former champions and includes newcomer Atlanta. "In terms of the coaching staff it's an opportunity for us to play against different styles and different tactics", he added. (more...)
Stefanos Tsitsipas to US Open umpire in tirade: ‘You’re all weirdos!’ Stefanos Tsitsipas to US Open umpire in tirade: ‘You’re all weirdos!’
- August 30, 2019

He (Millman) showed previous year what he's able to do when he's doing well and I came on court with a lot of respect", he added. He worked a court-eight match Monday between France's Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Australian Alex de Minaur and returned to Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday to officiate Austrian fourth seed Dominic Thiem's loss to Italy's Thomas Fabbiano . (more...)
All-American Alabama LB Dylan Moses has torn ACL All-American Alabama LB Dylan Moses has torn ACL
- August 30, 2019

This post will be updated . Alabama Head Coach Nick Saban stated Moses will require surgery and will be out for "an indefinite amount of time". Alabama can't seem to get away from the injury bug during the offseason, as they have seemingly traded off Dylan Moses for a healthy Terrell Lewis. (more...)
Jeremy Lin to Play in China Jeremy Lin to Play in China
- August 30, 2019

Lin will now go over to China to try to improve a Ducks team that went 30-16 this past season and lost to Shenzhen in the quarterfinals. He was a member for the Knicks during the 2011-12 season and averaged 14.6 points, 3.1 rebounds, and 6.2 assists on 44.6% shooting from the field and 32% from behind the arc. (more...)
Arsenal boss Emery: I'm happy Luiz with us Arsenal boss Emery: I'm happy Luiz with us
- August 30, 2019

As per Sky Sports , O'Hara said that the pressure is on Unai Emery because there are problems behind the scenes across town and the Gunners boss needs to take advantage. David Luiz gave away a penalty during the loss to Liverpool , while the former Chelsea defender was also beaten by Mohamed Salah for the third goal. (more...)
Nadal sends Millman to US Open exit Nadal sends Millman to US Open exit
- August 30, 2019

The 15-year-old American was battling nerves and a powerful opponent in 18-year-old Anastasia Potapova . It was an erratic performance for Osaka, who committed an unsightly 50 unforced errors, 28 more than her opponent, but also blasted 44 winners and pounded eight aces. (more...)
Colts Fans Are Calling & Demanding Season Ticket Refunds After Andrew Luck's Retirement Colts Fans Are Calling & Demanding Season Ticket Refunds After Andrew Luck's Retirement
- August 29, 2019

Luck has missed a lot of games over the past few years because of an assortment of injuries. Luck is only 29 years old, but he was fully confident in his decision to step away from the game. "You get all this money and you think, 'Oh, this is the best thing ever.' But once you get it, you've got realize, you've got to go through phases in your life to grow you as a person, spiritually and you've got to be prepared". (more...)
QB Luck to retire from the NFL QB Luck to retire from the NFL
- August 29, 2019

While some fans booed Luck as he left the field Saturday night, other players supported him. "I think the second is a little disgust, maybe, at the way that it was handled", Rodgers said of his reaction to Rodger's decision and the aftermath. (more...)
Sri Lanka to bat in second test against New Zealand Sri Lanka to bat in second test against New Zealand
- August 27, 2019

One team flies in, plays a warm-up (or not in New Zealand's case), gets rolled over in the opening Test - surprise, surprise, after not acclimatising - and departs after the second. Watling was unbeaten on 81 while de Grandhomme was 83 not out after a blistering knock with his side needing quick runs to set Sri Lanka a target on the final day. (more...)
Kohli, India set records in 318-run win over West Indies Kohli, India set records in 318-run win over West Indies
- August 27, 2019

Paceman Bumrah bowled eight overs, including four maidens, to do most of the damage for India , hitting the stumps to claim four of his wickets. Rohit had scored a fifty in his last Test against Australia in 2019 and boasts of a brilliant record against the Windies which include two centuries in his first two Tests against the opponents in 2013 in India , which included a score of 177 on debut. (more...)
SL proposes short ODI tour instead of Test SL proposes short ODI tour instead of Test
- August 27, 2019

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB ) is now desperate to organise the Test match in Pakistan. Eight years later, the Sri Lankans returned to Pakistan for a Twenty20 global in Lahore in October 2017. Lahore will host three T20Is on 5, 7 and 9 October after which the visitors will fly home on 10 October. Recently, Sri Lanka's security team toured Pakistan and gave a positive report to the concerned authorities of their country. (more...)
England beat Australia to take third Ashes test by one wicket England beat Australia to take third Ashes test by one wicket
- August 27, 2019

The all rounder also appreciated the Leeds crowd for their support through thick and thin and also observed that it motivated the side. "When there was nothing to cheer about they were cheering". I still can not believe it was three reds. I thought it was out. "I always believe that is capable". After Stokes hit the winning boundary, a desolate Lyon slumped to the turf, with concerned Australia captain Tim Paine saying: "He's a really important player in our side and I said to him ... (more...)
Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova to clash in most anticipated US Open opener Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova to clash in most anticipated US Open opener
- August 27, 2019

Open, which begins Monday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y. The second was the best one that Djokovic played today, barely losing a point on serve and breaking in game two top open up the lead that he increased with a hold at love that pushed him 3-0 up after a great serve. (more...)
I Was So Disappointed In Arsenal - Former Liverpool Midfielder I Was So Disappointed In Arsenal - Former Liverpool Midfielder
- August 26, 2019

In VAR it is hard for them, they can not see the power, so if I pull like this [gives demonstration] it's more power than just like this. As if to make a statement they dismantled the Gunners, who arrived at Anfield with a containment-first approach, with a power game allied to clinical efficiency. (more...)
Andrew Luck To Retire From NFL Andrew Luck To Retire From NFL
- August 26, 2019

Luck's decision comes after a mixed record in recent years. Luck was the top pick in the 2012 NFL Draft . When he returned last season, he was once again one of the league's most effective players. "But we know we must go forward". This might not have been the one he wanted - and certainly didn't expect. Luck didn't practice at all this week and missed their preseason game against the Bears on Saturday night, too. (more...)
Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires aged 29 in all-time National Football League shocker Indianapolis Colts star Andrew Luck retires aged 29 in all-time National Football League shocker
- August 26, 2019

Schefter said Luck has met with Colts owner Jim Irsay to deliver the news. Luck was in the middle of a five-year, $123 million contract extension he signed with the Indianapolis Colts in June 2016. Now, after only seven seasons, Andrew Luck is hanging it up and calling it quits. He dealt with a serious shoulder injury that forced him to miss a whole season in 2017. (more...)
Solskjaer On Man Utd' Second Straight Penalty Miss Solskjaer On Man Utd' Second Straight Penalty Miss
- August 26, 2019

Pogba, who missed a penalty in Monday's 1-1 draw at Wolverhampton Wanderers, compounded another poor performance when he gave the ball away in the danger zone and Van Aanholt pounced to beat De Gea with a low shot from 12 yards. Wan-Bissaka represents one of a number of players to have benefitted from Solskjaer's vow that he would place a greater emphasis on youth this season. (more...)
Crowe slams 'joke' seating at USA-Australia basketball Crowe slams 'joke' seating at USA-Australia basketball
- August 25, 2019

Walker and Mitchell were natural choices for the captaincy, as they are the only two players to have started both exhibition games that Team USA has played. Despite the huge crowd, Australian media reported that some fans were issued refunds because they bought tickets based on promotional materials depicting Stephen Curry and LeBron James - who were part of the USA player pool when the deal was struck a year ago to play the games. (more...)
Howard to join Lakers with stearn caveat Howard to join Lakers with stearn caveat
- August 25, 2019

Howard, Joakin Noah and Mo Speights participated in workouts and meetings with the Lakers this week as they tried to fill the team's void at center. In other words, Howard has to bring it every night or risk being waived. He last played in the NBA during the 2017-18 season with the Memphis Grizzlies, while he played a period of last season with Virtus Bologna of the Lega Basket Serie A, the top level of Italian professional basketball. (more...)