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Hearn, Fritsch have tough end to PGA Tour season Hearn, Fritsch have tough end to PGA Tour season
- August 22, 2017

This was the last tournament of the regular season before the playoffs, so several golfers needed good finishes to move into the top 125 in points to qualify for the playoff events. Still, his 72-hole score is second-best in tournament play at Sedgefield, surpassed only by Carl Pettersson's 191 in 2008. He led 4 up down the back nine in the semifinal, but a few hiccups allowed Humphrey to halve the lead. (more...)
Barcelona vs. Real Betis Barcelona vs. Real Betis
- August 21, 2017

The players of FC Barcelona will wear a special shirt on Sunday evening as they host Real Betis on the first day on the La Liga 2017/18 season. After the terror attack to the Barcelona city few days ago which had 14 deaths were created worst mood on the club's squad. (more...)
Kurt Busch scores top five result in 600th career Cup start Kurt Busch scores top five result in 600th career Cup start
- August 21, 2017

There was also poetry down the stretch in the race as Jones and Matt Kenseth were fighting for positioning late. It was a career-best finish for Erik Jones but it wasn't a career-first win so the youngster from MI still has much to accomplish in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series . (more...)
Cincinnati Open: Grigor Dimitrov wins first Masters 1000 title Cincinnati Open: Grigor Dimitrov wins first Masters 1000 title
- August 21, 2017

But she must face Germany's Julia Goerges in a postponed match, then play the victor of another postponed match between American Sloane Stephens and Russian Ekaterina Makarova in a Friday double on short rest. The match between Dimitrov and Kyrgios , 22, will be their second face-off as professionals, after the first one was won by the Bulgarian at the Indian Wells Masters in 2015. (more...)
Amit Shah sets '360+' BJP target for '19 Amit Shah sets '360+' BJP target for '19
- August 20, 2017

The BJP needs to perform exceptionally well in states where it is in power to achieve the target Shah has set. "We should leave UP", Yadav said. "We have not come to power for 5-10 years, but at least 50 years". Earlier, the BJP President arrived in Bhopal on a three-day visit to the state. He was addressing a section of party workers at a convention hall at Nazarbad on August 16. (more...)
Same shoulder, different injury: 49ers' Reuben Foster limited in practice Same shoulder, different injury: 49ers' Reuben Foster limited in practice
- August 20, 2017

Coach Kyle Shanahan said after Foster was a limited participant in Thursday's session that he was hoping the rookie linebacker could get more reps Saturday in the second preseason game against the Broncos. Marshall kneeled for half the season a year ago and was asked by the media about his protest nearly daily. During the offseason, he was awarded the 2017 Courage Award from the Harvard Graduate School of Education's Alumni of Color. (more...)
Conor McGregor Still Considers Himself a Double UFC Champion Conor McGregor Still Considers Himself a Double UFC Champion
- August 18, 2017

Oddsmakers there lowered the lopsided odds favoring Mayweather from minus-600 to minus-550 because they will be fighting with smaller gloves. Having previously expressed his desire to fight Floyd Mayweather in studio in a previous appearance on the Conan O'Brien show, McGregor assured the host that he will be "going down in the history books" following his meeting with the undefeated Mayweather on Saturday week. (more...)
Arsenal Thierry Henry just another talking head who missed the point Arsenal Thierry Henry just another talking head who missed the point
- August 18, 2017

However, kicking off their league campaign by conceding three goals raised further concerns for Henry, from defensive frailties hampering their title chances to a lack of belief in the Gunners camp. "Arsene went into more guys that can play in and around the box". The Gunners' club-record goalscorer thinks Arsenal haven't made any progression from last season, and that they are still making the same mistakes at the Emirates. (more...)
Pep Guardiola wants West Brom's Jonny Evans at Man City Pep Guardiola wants West Brom's Jonny Evans at Man City
- August 17, 2017

The Northern Ireland worldwide only left Manchester United in 2015 but is now a potential target for Premier League rivals City. Evans, who played 198 games for Manchester United before joining West Brom in 2015, has two years left on his existing deal at The Hawthorns, having scored three goals in 61 appearances. (more...)
Atletico Madrid may keep out of Diego Costa-Chelsea rift Atletico Madrid may keep out of Diego Costa-Chelsea rift
- August 17, 2017

Costa would nearly certainly have to accept a sizable pay cut in order to leave Chelsea and return to Atletico Madrid , something he appears wholly willing to do, based on the above quotes. "Why won't they let me go if they don't want me?" he told the Daily Mail . The report adds that Costa switched his attention back to Atletico towards the end of last season, which was granted, and because of this, Chelsea are bemused by his public comments. (more...)
Virgil van Dijk in London: Chelsea target's location exposed on Instagram Virgil van Dijk in London: Chelsea target's location exposed on Instagram
- August 17, 2017

However, the Holland global is still being linked with a move to either Anfield or Chelsea, with the defender taking matters into his own hands last week by handing in a transfer request. "Our stance remains based on our strategy from May when we spoke last", Krueger said. "That's one player in this whole equation of 25 and it is the visible one". (more...)
Jesse Lingard sees no limit to Manchester United potential this season Jesse Lingard sees no limit to Manchester United potential this season
- August 17, 2017

Frenchman Pogba said: "It was an excellent start to the season but what matters is the end". "It's a good start for us". "It is only one game. What he wants, we have to do". The Portuguese boss has made it clear he hopes to have four new players this season but could be forced into only accepting three due to the current troubles in the transfer market. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott's Accuser Threatened To Sell Sex Videos Of Her, Zeke Ezekiel Elliott's Accuser Threatened To Sell Sex Videos Of Her, Zeke
- August 17, 2017

We now have a clearer picture of what that fight might look like. Now, he's been suspended for the first six games with the Cowboys , as several domestic violence claims have come back to hit him in the face like a boomerang. He's got an appeal and we're going to wait and see about that.' He added: 'Zeke's still out here practicing, still going hard. "They are not going to believe you". (more...)
NFLPA accused of discrediting alleged victim in Ezekiel Elliott case NFLPA accused of discrediting alleged victim in Ezekiel Elliott case
- August 17, 2017

We now have a clearer picture of what that fight might look like. Earlier, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported that the NFL based its six-game ban on Elliott from the result of its year-long investigation into the allegations made by Thompson in July 2016. (more...)
Premier League plan to close transfer window early Premier League plan to close transfer window early
- August 16, 2017

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 themselves vulnerable to late raids for key players in the final days of the window. (more...)
Maria Sharapova earns wild card entry into US Open Maria Sharapova earns wild card entry into US Open
- August 16, 2017

The Russian star is now ranked no. 148 in the world as she continues to fight through her comeback year since her 15 month doping ban . Maria Sharapova will have a chance to rewrite her narrative come the 2017 US Open . This will be Russian tennis star's first Grand Slam after coming back from the 15-month doping suspension. She has been given a wild card said the tournament organisers. (more...)
Stanton breaks Marlins' season home run record Stanton breaks Marlins' season home run record
- August 16, 2017

And he is not just hitting home runs, as his.367 batting average in August indicates. He's approaching the major league record for consecutive games with a home run, which is eight. The NL All-Star struck out A.L. hitting leader Jose Altuve three times and held the Astros to five hits in 6 2/3 innings. Run-scoring doubles by Ketel Marte and J.D. (more...)
Paul Pogba: Paul Pogba: "I have come back as a man" to United
- August 16, 2017

United could only win three trophies last season, winning the League Cup, Europa League and the community shield. Last season Pogba was often caught between defending and attacking, but against West Ham on Sunday he looked like he had more freedom with new-boy Nemanja Matic behind him. (more...)
Ice Cube Defeats LaVar Ball In Four-Point Challenge Ice Cube Defeats LaVar Ball In Four-Point Challenge
- August 15, 2017

Here's hoping Ball, who said he "would kill Michael Jordan one-on-one " in his heyday earlier this year, will finally put that argument to rest. 2 overall draft pick Lonzo Ball , accepted Ice Cube's challenge Saturday via social media. (more...)
Notre Dame football schedules games against Wisconsin in 2020, 2021 Notre Dame football schedules games against Wisconsin in 2020, 2021
- August 15, 2017

Technically, the 2020 game in Lambeau favors the Badgers, who play ball in the Wisconsin state capital of Madison. The 2020 game will mark the second time UW plays a game at Lambeau Field in five seasons after the Badgers defeated LSU at the venue previous year. (more...)
Cristiano Ronaldo set to face 12-match ban Cristiano Ronaldo set to face 12-match ban
- August 15, 2017

Real Madrid always made guarantee the preferred standpoint heading into the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup . Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane insists he's not anxious about who Barcelona bring in as a replacement for Neymar . (more...)
Watch this Yankees fan's pained reaction to Rafael Devers's game-tying homer Watch this Yankees fan's pained reaction to Rafael Devers's game-tying homer
- August 15, 2017

Rookie sensation Rafael Devers tied the game with an unfathomable home run in the ninth off of closer Aroldis Chapman , who threw the ball 103 miles per hour. "It was a good pitch", Chapman said through a translator, acknowledging he was a little surprised to see Devers take him deep. The game marked Chapman's fourth blown save of the season . (more...)
Alli and Davies give Spurs 2-0 win at 10-man Newcastle Alli and Davies give Spurs 2-0 win at 10-man Newcastle
- August 14, 2017

There was no need to react today. He's a great player and I'm sure he's going to be disappointed. The England worldwide who scored in the 2-0 win says it was important to not react and keep the team going. "The sending off changed everything". Manager Rafa Benitez was then forced to make two changes as Paul Dummett and Florian Lejeune were forced off with injuries. (more...)
Svitolina ends Halep's title defence in Toronto semis Svitolina ends Halep's title defence in Toronto semis
- August 14, 2017

Osaka had to retire from the match after winning a second-set tiebreaker with an abdominal injury. "Overall, I think the match was much longer than just the hours on the court". Wozniacki can get some free points off of her serve too, something that is lacking in Svitolina's game and could hurt her chances in the final. So I tried just to have a better feeling in the end of the match but. (more...)
Kisner takes narrow lead into final day of PGA Championship Kisner takes narrow lead into final day of PGA Championship
- August 14, 2017

If there is one certainty when it comes to McIlroy, it's that he will drill at least a few powerful and picturesque drives. Asked how his body was feeling after the round, he replied: "Right now I can feel my left rhomboid [back muscle] going into spasm". (more...)
I don't decide Philippe Coutinho's Liverpool future - Jurgen Klopp I don't decide Philippe Coutinho's Liverpool future - Jurgen Klopp
- August 13, 2017

As such, Barca are said to be readying an offer of cash-plus-Rakitic for Coutinho over the coming days, with Ernesto Valverde's side desperate to persuade Liverpool into the sale of their no.1 transfer target before the close of the transfer market. (more...)
Chelsea make £25m bid for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Chelsea make £25m bid for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
- August 13, 2017

Arsene Wenger has said that he wants Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain to remain at Arsenal and grow into the "very great player" he can become ( via The Mirror ). The report suggests Chelsea's presence in the Champions League - along with a potential pay-rise at Stamford Bridge - could be two key factors as Oxlade-Chamberlain weighs up his future move. (more...)
Wayne Rooney hits victor as Everton start with a win Wayne Rooney hits victor as Everton start with a win
- August 13, 2017

The pair that comes out on top will certainly have a big say in where a potential victory lies, but there will be only so much either duo can do if neither team's forward lines produce the goods where it matters. Despite making some high profile signings such as Wayne Rooney and highly-rated defender, Michael Keane, Koeman feels as it's yet not enough to compete with the Premier League's big boys. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott Suspended 6 Games for Violating NFL's Personal Conduct Policy Ezekiel Elliott Suspended 6 Games for Violating NFL's Personal Conduct Policy
- August 13, 2017

Elliott is expected to appeal the NFL's ruling, but he is likely to be unavailable on September 17 in Denver even if his suspension is reduced. The team was running its own investigation out of this proper legal system, along with the National Football League world was waiting with bated breath to its judgment. (more...)
Leonard Ellerbe Says Mayweather Prepared For McGregor's Style Leonard Ellerbe Says Mayweather Prepared For McGregor's Style
- August 13, 2017

Conor McGregor says Floyd Mayweather is "scared" in the build-up to their multi-million dollar fight on 26 August in Las Vegas. Mayweather , who is yet to lose a fight in his boxing career, made it clear when responding to comments made by the Australian. (more...)
Rose forgiven by Pochettino after apology over his blast at Spurs Rose forgiven by Pochettino after apology over his blast at Spurs
- August 13, 2017

Tottenham's breakthrough star of 2016/17. Indeed, combining the last two campaigns points totals together puts Spurs on the top of the pile. Instead they chose to only display the three goals they scored against Swansea last season . Paul Dummett was much-maligned the last time Newcastle United were in the top-flight with supporters openly questioning whether he has what it takes to be a starting left back in the top-tier. (more...)
Zinedine Zidane to extend Real Madrid stay Zinedine Zidane to extend Real Madrid stay
- August 13, 2017

Modric will be free to return for the second leg at the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday. The 25-year-old actually signed the deal in July, before heading to the United States for Real's pre-season tour, but it was agreed not to make the extension public until this month. (more...)
Kings power forward Randolph arrested for possession of marijuana Kings power forward Randolph arrested for possession of marijuana
- August 11, 2017

Randolph, 36, was arrested on suspicion of marijuana possession and intent to sell, authorities said. When officers tried to clear the street, the crowd got rowdy according to ABC7. Raymond Brothers, who serves as Randolph's attorney and agent, told ESPN the charges are false and misleading. Randolph, who spent the prior eight seasons of his National Basketball Association career in Memphis, played 39 games with the L.A. (more...)
Vince Wilfork announces National Football League retirement ... in BBQ commercial Vince Wilfork announces National Football League retirement ... in BBQ commercial
- August 08, 2017

A first-round draft pick of New England in 2004 out of the University of Miami, Wilford registered 370 solo tackles and 16 sacks in 189 games - all but 10 of them starts. Quite simply put, Wilfork was a big dude, both on the field and off. Wilfork was surprisingly nimble and athletic for his guy his size, something that was on full display during a game in 2011 when he picked off San Diego Chargers Quarterback Philip Rivers . (more...)
Justin Gatlin: 'Where's the incentive for athletes to stay drug
- August 08, 2017

While all the attention was focused squarely on Bolt as he prepared for the 100m final at the world championships in London, he was momentarily forgotten as a rowdy fan ran across the track without any clothes. There was a case of déjà vu at the London Stadium here in London, England, yesterday, Trinidad and Tobago sprinters Michelle-Lee Ahye and Kelly-Ann Baptiste repeating their historic feat of two years ago, in Beijing, China. (more...)
Liverpool rocked by Lallana injury: 'A couple of months out' Liverpool rocked by Lallana injury: 'A couple of months out'
- August 07, 2017

Liverpool finished in fourth place in the Premier League table to secure a return to the Champions League after a two-season absence. Especially with Henderson being prone to injury and James Milner spending more time on the sidelines. (more...)
Nishikori beats del Potro to reach Citi Open quarterfinals Nishikori beats del Potro to reach Citi Open quarterfinals
- August 07, 2017

The Austrian then captured the next two points of the tiebreak to level the match at one set apiece and send the contest into an exciting decider. En route to the quarterfinals, Bhambri scalped world number 22 and defending champion Gael Monfils from France and world number 100 Guido Pella from Argentina. (more...)
Farah upstages Bolt at worlds, and it took an incredible race Farah upstages Bolt at worlds, and it took an incredible race
- August 07, 2017

Ugandan Joshua Cheptegei was less than half a second adrift in second place in 26:49.94 and Kenyan Paul Tanui claimed the bronze in 26:50.60. It is a question asked before every major championships of recent times: can Mo Farah be beaten over 10,000m? 2 - Farah won an Olympic "double-double", with gold in both the 5,000 and 10,000 metres at both the London 2012 and Rio 2016 Games. (more...)
Miami Dolphins: Jay Cutler spurns broadcasting for one-year deal Miami Dolphins: Jay Cutler spurns broadcasting for one-year deal
- August 07, 2017

He was then hired by Fox Sports as an analyst. The team was left scrambling when starting quarterback Ryan Tannehill went down after a non-contact injury to his left knee, the same knee he partially tore the ACL and MCL last December. I don't think he looked at our situation. All that to say that Ponder has not thrown a pass in an National Football League game since the 2014 season. (more...)
Mourinho Hoping To Sign One More Player To Complete Manchester United Team Mourinho Hoping To Sign One More Player To Complete Manchester United Team
- August 05, 2017

Perisic, 28, is keen on moving to Old Trafford but the Red Devils are unwilling to meet Inter's £50million valuation of the Croatia winger. Inter have insisted the Perisic will remain in Milan and Ausilio reiterated the Serie A club's stance regarding the Croatia worldwide winger and team-mate Antonio Candreva , who is reportedly a target for Chelsea . (more...)

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