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Real begin Champions League defence, Leicester make bow

Along with Leicester, there are nine previous winners of the European Cup participating in the competition, including current holders and eleven time winners Real Madrid. Leicester go into the match at Jan Breydelstadion on the back of a 4-1 loss a...

Ex Boyer stands by Colin Kaepernick during national anthem

Despite the open lack of support, he was joined in San Diego by team-mate Eric Reid in taking a knee. Kaepernick hopes to be the 49ers' starter, but he is likely also in competition for a roster spot after a disappointing 2015 season during which h...

Kenny Stills: Dropped TD "an opportunity to make me stronger"

So, instead of harping on the bad of Sunday (I think most of us already did that after the game), let's focus on the positives we saw from Miami in game one of the Adam Gase era. Four plays later, Wilson hit Baldwin in the corner of the end zone ...

Stan Wawrinka wins US Open after defeating Novak Djokovic

He's not going to catch up to the top three players of the so-called Big 4 ( Federer has 17 Grand Slam championships, Nadal 14, Djokovic 12), but tennis historians might be arguing for years over whether Murray or Wawrinka is the fourth player...

Trump condemns Clinton's 'deplorables' label on his backers

He accused Clinton of having a "happy trigger", and said he would be "much slower" in making important military decisions because sending US troops into harm's way is "the most hard decision you could ever make". Clinton hit Trump on Thursday as...

Lorenzo takes record 64th career MotoGP pole position

However, once he changed the tyre, he was able to do even better, stopping the clock with a record time of 1.31 " 898, that translates as nearly 2 tenths better than the 1.32:146 the Yamaha rider set on the way to obtaining last year's pole: "I wan...

Conte: I can turn Luiz into top defender

We know that David can improve in defensive situations, but it's good and I'm very happy he has come here. "He's a positive guy", Conte said. "I'm very pleased for this". Also, I find him competitive like Barzagli. "I think you can see that last se...

Gennady Golovkin vs. Kell Brook

Brook (36-0, 25 KOs) is bravely moving up two weight divisions to face Triple G, which makes him a massive underdog. Dominic Ingle , trainer to Kell Brook , compassionately threw in the towel before the fifth round was out to save his man from ...

US Open: Jamie Murray succeeds where brother Andy fails by reaching final

The duo only teamed up late previous year. Murray and Soares had each lost in the Flushing Meadows final with a different partner - Murray a year ago with Australian John Peers, and Soares in 2013 with Austrian Alexander Peya. Their 6-2 6-3 victory...

Steph Curry says he supports Colin Kaepernick’s National Anthem protest

CURRY: I love that. In a recent interview , Kaepernick clarified these rumors and said that the scrutiny he is experiencing from the public is related to society's Islamophobia. Whether he believed that or not, I dont know, but I say that because if...

US Open 2016: Angelique Kerber beats Karolina Pliskova in final

While it's a total bummer that Serena Williams didn't make it into the U.S. Open women's final, we'll still be treated to an awesome match between Karolina Pliskova and Angelique Kerber . Kerber last won on the hard courts at Stanford in 2015, but...

Tim Tebow signs minor league contract with New York Mets

Finally on Thursday, Alderson announced that they officially offered Tebow a spot in the team, clarifying that their decision was not merely a publicity stunt. Since 2013, Tebow has been a college football analyst for ESPN . Tebow won the 2007 Hei...

MLB Rumors: New York Mets Thinking Financially by Signing Tim Tebow

Lucie, Florida, to tend to his broadcasting duties with ESPN's SEC Network, which only makes this move seem sillier. Tebow is 29, and he last played the game a dozen years ago as a high school junior. Tim Tebow can officially call himself a prof...

Mourinho, Guardiola stay cordial ahead of Manchester derby

If he is ready, he will play". "In this moment, he doesn't play". "It's a very good squad". In the style of a DraftKings fantasy football line-up, (that's one goalkeeper, two defenders, two midfielders, two strikers, and one utility player) let's t...

Manchester City boss Guardiola happy to share drink with Mourinho

So, believe me, it's on the pitch, with the players, the bigger stars. I love my job because I am with them. "It's simple like that". Arguably the two greatest coaches in the world, the pair face off at Old Trafford both armed with expensively-asse...

Serena Williams shocked by Karolina Pliskova in U.S. Open semifinals

There are, however, some key differences, including that the earlier one was at a run-of-the-mill event and the upcoming one is at a Grand Slam tournament. She was also runner-up to Serena at Wimbledon and has led the WTA Tour in match wins this seas...

Llorente backs Conte for Premier League success

Former Chelsea coach Ray Wilkins has called David Luiz "a penalty just waiting to happen". We invested in David, and I'm very happy. "David can improve in defensive situations, but I am very happy to have him here". Chelsea have made a B£6millio...

Morales homers twice, Royals score 7 in 9th to beat Twins

Gee's bounced in and out of the rotation, tossing a scoreless inning last week after giving up one earned run over six innings in his last start (against the Yankees). He now has 10 home runs against Kansas City this season, two more than any other R...

WWE Backlash 2016: Match Card, Predictions For SmackDown Only PPV

How can tonight's episode of SmackDown excite the WWE Universe for their first brand-specific Pay-Per-View? American Alpha defeated the Usos to advance to the finals of the SmackDown Tag Team Championship tournament on "WWE Backlash", but...

Midfielder: Why new Man Utd signing surprised Jose Mourinho's squad

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has bought a "welcome to Manchester" present for Claudio Bravo ahead of Saturday's derby! He was bought for £17.1m from the La Liga giants on a four-year deal - a move that paved the way for Manchester City's first choice keeper ...

IOC will co-operate with Brazilian Olympic ticket probe

He has instead appointed South Africa's Sam Ramsamy as the official representative of the IOC at the Opening Ceremony, but his absence means the sitting IOC President will miss the event for the first time since 1984. Mr Hickey (71) was arrested on A...

Record Attendance at State Fair

After enjoying the fair, we then traveled across Central and Western New York for a few days, having not been in the region since attending SUNY years ago. The Fair generates approximately $100 million annually for the local economy, and employs more...

Eagles' Rowe-to-Pats deal almost done

On the Eagles' depth chart, released Tuesday before the trade was made, Rowe was listed as the third-string cornerback, behind starter Leodis McKelvin and seventh-round draft pick Jalen Mills . Kline appeared in 14 games-starting 13-for the Pa...

Robbie Lawler vs. Donald Cerrone set for UFC 205 in NY

The bout with Cerrone will be Lawler's (27-11, 1 NC) first since Tyron Woodley disrupted an incredible career resurrection. After last month's TKO over Rick Story, Cerrone said he'd be more than happy to jump right back into action for the UFC's much...

Organizers: Ticket sales up, Rio is ready for Paralympics

Craven said the issues surrounding the Games were the most hard to deal with in Paralympic history after it was revealed major budget cuts had been made. Irish multiple world and Paralympic champion Jason Smyth, Cuban double Paralympic champion Omara...

Lewis Hamilton brings 'A game' to display dominance in Italy

It was Hamilton's third successive pole at the Italian event and his fifth in all at Monza, a feat that equalled those of Argentine Fangio and Brazilian Senna. That left a private battle for pole, and Hamilton was far too good for Rosberg. Teammate...

Playoffs begin with eye toward PGA Tour player of the year

Russell Knox and Jordan Spieth are the only two other players within 1000 points of Day's lead though with points quadrupled for the four playoff tournaments, that is of little outcome. The play-offs are four events over a five week stretch after the...

Brady expected to play tonight in Carolina

I couldn't believe it. The Patriots were hoping to see Lewis, who had four touchdowns in seven games before his injury previous year, ready in time for the regular season after getting him back on the field in June during their offseason progra...

Max Verstappen: Don't tell me to change my style in F1

Matters came to a head at Spa last weekend when the 18-year-old was involved in a coming together with the Ferrari pair of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen , but Verstappen made it clear that, like Manchester United's new striker, he was not goin...

Angels' Trout involved in auto crash after game, not hurt

Mike Trout was seen speaking to California Highway Patrol officers that responded to the scene and did not appear to be injured. A preliminary investigation revealed Trout slammed on the breaks of his black Mercedes to avoid another crash, which s...

Schweinsteiger still dreams of playing for Man United

He said: "The transfer window is closed in the US so I'm not going there now". Bastian Schweinsteiger feels a deep sense of gratitude for the experiences he has had with Germany as his global career draws to a close. "I haven't played [this sea...

Kyle Larson holds off Chase Elliott for first Sprint Cup victory

Chase Elliott beat Larson off pit road by half a vehicle length during the final green-flag pit stops of the race as it appeared the former was going to take his first career chequered flag, but Michael Annett brought out the caution with 12 laps ...

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte plans for Italy return

Skipper John Terry has taken to his Instagram account to express his delight at securing another important win and congratulated the three Chelsea goalscorers, while Willian also posted a message on his Instagram account. Burnley on the other hand...

Teddy Bridgewater to miss 2016 season due to knee injury

Bridgewater dropped back to pass during a drill and planted his foot before crumpling to the ground. The Star Tribune notes that trainers rushed to Bridgewater's side immediately, while some of his teammates huddled around him, others were vis...

Hammers snap up Arbeloa

The Spanish World Cup victor, who also won Euro 2012 with his country, left Real Madrid at the end of last season and West Ham have snapped him up for nothing. According to a regular info column on the club's official website, a "top Spanish World ...

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Miguel Cabrera Out 2-3 Days with Oblique Injury

Dylan Bundy (5-2) gave up six runs on eight hits in six innings. The Orioles sent 11 batters to the plate in the inning. Detroit starter Matthew Boyd lasted just 2 1/3 innings...

LaVar Ball attacks Fox Sports reporter in sexist rant

Ball seemed to recoil at the question, saying, "Stay in your lane". " Leahy: "You said something's coming to me". "Kristine was in control, fired back at him, was not intimidat...

The Draft Lottery results may have killed any Jimmy Butler trade

The Los Angeles Lakers meanwhile discovered they will get second pick. The Boston Celtics get to pick first in the NBA Draft this year. The Suns had the second-best odds of...

Cairney rescues Fulham in play-off draw

But Jaap Stam, the Reading manager, was confident that the loss of his captain and central defender will not turn the tie. Reading are 90 minutes from Wembley , 180 minutes ...

Celtics power past Wizards in Game 7, 115-105

To win the series for the Celtics tried ISEA Thomas, but his long-range attempt from the resistance was inaccurate. The 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs second-rou...

Mourinho: Manchester United lack strength in depth to fight in two competitions

Bailly was handed a straight red card for pushing John Guidetti in the face, with Celta defender Facundo Roncaglia following him down the tunnel after raising his hand to the Ivori...

Italian Open win allows Sharapova to qualify for Wimbledon

She faces a battle to raise her ranking enough to qualify for the grasscourt grand slam by right and spare organisers the dilemma of whether to award her a wildcard into the main d...

Tearful F1 fan gets to meet his hero after crash

Red Bull were relying heavily on upgrades being brought to the RB13, hoping to bridge the sizeable gap between the Tilbrook team and the Mercedes and Ferrari cars. As Verstappen an...

Arsene Wenger refuses to criticise West Ham over performance against Liverpool

They now sit on 69 points with just two games remaining, with fourth-placed Man City on 72 and Liverpool, in third, on 73 - although Jurgen Klopp's men only have one game remain...

Injury forces McIlroy to turn back on wife

Among those anxious about what results appear in Belfast on Monday will be the European Tour - McIlroy is due to be the marquee player at Wentworth's BMW PGA Championship from 25 M...

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Guidetti laments 'difficult 48 hours' after horror miss against Manchester United

United and Ajax will now square off in the Europa League final on Wednesday, 24th May at the Friends Arena in Stockholm . Manchester United won the EFL Cup in February after I...

Ligue 1: Uefa ban threat hangs over Lyon after semi

Ligue 1: Uefa ban threat hangs over Lyon after semi

Seemingly, an Ajax fan requested him to play "Three little birds", a song in which the club chant to. Ajax are sure to create opportunities on Thursday and it will be up to the...

Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

Any Yankees fan already knew the answers by heart. "Thank the Good Lord for making Jeter a Yankee", said one. "He was the captain on the field", the 23-year-old Bregman told the...

SC to consider plea for suspension of Karnan's sentence

SC to consider plea for suspension of Karnan's sentence

Officials of the guest house feigned ignorance about the whereabouts of the judge who shocked the nation on Monday by sentencing the Chief Justice of India and the seven members of...

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

The Brewers are 11 for 19 with runners in scoring position ins the series, and have scored 18 runs in the two games. Brewers counterpart Chase Anderson needed 99 pitches to ge...