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US Open: Kvitova topples Muguruza

US Open: Kvitova topples Muguruza

Willams defeated Suarez during the match on Sunday in an hour and 50 minutes at Flushing Meadows here, Efe news reported. That factor was even more amped up by the fact that two 2-time Slam champions were facing off-Garbine Muguruza and Petra Kvitova . Read More

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Canada's Shapovalov advances at US Open after Britain's Edmund retires

Canada's Shapovalov advances at US Open after Britain's Edmund retires

The Argentine, however, had 4 break points which were all converted. Cilic never got his game going on Friday and sabotaged his chances with 80 unforced errors. "When I served 5-2, I think he played much better than me. Words can't describe" during a pre-match interview with the host broadcaster, ESPN. After the match, Venus was only willing to accept questions about her performance, one of which related to her ability to concentrate during the match given the occasion within the family. Read More

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'I'll be back' says Thomas as Celtics-Cavs wrangle

'I'll be back' says Thomas as Celtics-Cavs wrangle

Now the Cavaliers will receive a 2nd round pick in 2020 to solve the conflict generated by Cleveland's attempt to play off an ignorant cameo to gain more in a trade which in a sense they win. The issue at hand was the status of Thomas' hip. "It was more or less about creating that foundation of me in Cleveland , and then, now, taking this next step as a 25-year-old evolving man and being the best basketball player I can be". Read More

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Jets Trade Richardson To Seahawks For Kearse, 2nd Round Pick

Jets Trade Richardson To Seahawks For Kearse, 2nd Round Pick

Most recently, Jets coach Todd Bowles expressed his displeasure with Richardson's comments last month accusing former teammate Brandon Marshall of quitting on the team last season. The 2013 first-round pick has been suspended twice by the National Football League and recently made headlines when he called wide receiver Brandon Marshall a " drama queen ". Read More

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Riyad Mahrez waiting on deadline day move

Riyad Mahrez waiting on deadline day move

The Algerian worldwide was given permission to leave his national teams training base this morning to finalise his transfer out of Leicester City . Reigning African Best Player, Riyad Mahrez , is on the verge of completing a move to Premier League champions, Chelsea , on Thursday, English tabloids report. Read More

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Addison Reed showing why the Boston Red Sox traded for him

Addison Reed showing why the Boston Red Sox traded for him

Distaste for the uniforms never seemed to subside, and it didn't help that the Blue Jays teams that wore them were largely forgettable. Polanco went deep from both sides of the plate for the first multi-homer game of his career. And yet the Blue Jays were lifeless. Even Sale (15-6), who struck out 11 and allowed three hits in seven innings, considered his achievement "pretty insane". Read More

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Sri Lankan cricket selectors resign

Sri Lankan cricket selectors resign

A few good experienced players also. Sri Lanka are now ranked seventh in the world in test cricket and eighth in the 50 and 20-over formats, in both of which they have won World Cups. Lasith Malinga said he was "really enjoying" captaincy even if it's just for one match. Malinga has struggled to take wickets since returning to action after 19 months out with injury but feels that as his fitness improves so will his performances. Read More

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Nigeria Vs Cameroon Set To Thrill Uyo

Nigeria Vs Cameroon Set To Thrill Uyo

Nigeria are now leading the Group B of the FIFA World Cup qualifiers African zone with 6 points after winning their first two games against Zambia and Algeria. He also added that the Super Eagles have a good team with much experience especially with the return of the Captain, Mikel Obi and defender Leon Balogun, as well as Victor Moses, who were all missing from the last game against South Africa. Read More

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Lance Lynn critical of Cardinals after Mike Leake trade

Lance Lynn critical of Cardinals after Mike Leake trade

Louis Cardinals have traded pitcher Mike Leake to the Seattle Mariners . Leake is owed at least $48 million over the next three seasons, in addition to about $2 million for the rest of this year. Ultimately, Dipoto finally got the pitching the Mariners needed, and while it may be too late to snag a playoff spot in 2017, they certainly cheaply bolstered their rotation depth for next season. Read More

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Matthew Stafford not feeling added pressure despite being highest-paid National Football League player

Matthew Stafford not feeling added pressure despite being highest-paid National Football League player

According to the numbers reported by Ian Rapoport, doing so means sacrificing some in terms of annual average salary in exchange for the security of getting a deal done now. The team's starting quarterback is nothing if not consistent, rarely pulling off an upset win yet nearly never losing to a team it ought to beat. Stafford and his agent Tom Condon used their leverage to land a deal that blows every other contract out of the water and ups the ante for the next class of ... Read More

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I will come back stronger, vows Angelique Kerber

I will come back stronger, vows Angelique Kerber

At the start of the US Open , eight women were in contention to be world number one at the end of the fortnight. "I got the break back and after that, everything changed". "I felt a little bit nervous walking on this court, especially after a year ago and the memories I have here", said Pliskova, whose progression to the second round was only briefly halted by the roof on Arthur Ashe stadium being closed. Read More

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Hurricane Harvey: Kevin Hart Starts Relief Challenge, Donates $25000 to Red Cross

Hurricane Harvey: Kevin Hart Starts Relief Challenge, Donates $25000 to Red Cross

Beyonce , Jay Z , Justin Timberlake , Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Jerry Seinfeld are among the stars he called on to do the same. "I'm going to lead the charge and step up in this way". "Help me help Houston". He revealed to being emotionally moved to donate after learning about the tragedy, so much that he's egging his celeb pals on to contribute some money too. Read More

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McGregor: Referee stopped fight too early

McGregor: Referee stopped fight too early

Whether the megafight will be the richest of all-time, as promoters predicted, is still to be determined but Mayweather left no doubt of his place in the pantheon of boxing alltime greats in what he declared was his last fight. Said White: "You know how he is, man". He's already pushed the financial envelope there, quickly becoming an eight-figure fighter and the UFC's top earner. Read More

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Arsenal demand massive £40m from Liverpool and Chelsea for Midfielder Alex Chamberlain

Arsenal demand massive £40m from Liverpool and Chelsea for Midfielder Alex Chamberlain

The England global, 24, is now contracted to the Gunners until the end of June, meaning the Premier League champions would be able to sign the player for free next summer. Liverpool's desire to sign the former Southampton player is sure to intensify if their resilience over Philippe Coutinho softens and the Brazilian playmaker secures a move to Barcelona . Read More

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Tottenham stunned by late Burnley goal at Wembley

Tottenham stunned by late Burnley goal at Wembley

It should have settled the Tottenham jitters but with last season's Golden Boot victor Harry Kane struggling to end his August jinx - he has never scored for Tottenham in the month - they could not kill off Sean Dyche's side. "We need to take responsibility and that was our fault". "When you have the three points in your hands you can't concede in that way". Harry Kane had two chances to make it 2-0, but he was kept out by Tom Heaton as the striker's August drought extended to 13 ... Read More

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How Jose Mourinho Brought The Fun Back To Manchester United

How Jose Mourinho Brought The Fun Back To Manchester United

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has tweaked his line-up for his side's clash against Leicester City as the Red Devils seek to maintain their early season momentum. "I'm really happy that he's with us", Mourinho revealed. Make no mistake, Mata has been brilliant so far, but one can be forgiven for feeling that the pairing of Rashford and Martial would offer a lot more pace and cutting edge going forward. Read More

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Davinson Sanchez Excited At Tottenham Hotspur's Potential

Davinson Sanchez Excited At Tottenham Hotspur's Potential

Georges-Kevin Nkoudou (foot), Danny Rose (knee) and Erik Lamela (hip) will all be absent against the Clarets . Sanchez started his professional career with Colombian side Atletico Nacional and joined Ajax in 2016. It's true that in the last week he wasn't involved in the training sessions in Ajax - that's hard for him. The only important thing is to say that he's so young. Read More

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Wayne Rooney Announces End of England Career

Wayne Rooney Announces End of England Career

Former England captain Wayne Rooney retired from worldwide football this week as England's all-time leading goal scorer. He was set to be recalled by England this week but announced on Wednesday he won't be wearing the Three Lions jersey again, after a record-breaking 53 goals in 119 appearances. Read More

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Australia's only warm-up game called off due to waterlogging

Australia's only warm-up game called off due to waterlogging

The game's ugly pay dispute played a major role in pushing negotiations right down to the wire but just a week before the first Test in Dhaka, Fox Sports has secured the rights for the series. "Since the team landed it was given the security as we've promised". Police said some 300 members of elite police units were on guard as the Australians landed at Dhaka's Hazrat Shahjahal International Airport. Read More

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