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Szczur scores trying run in 9th in Padres' win over Giants Szczur scores trying run in 9th in Padres' win over Giants
- October 03, 2017

The San Diego Padres will look to win their final series of the regular season after evening the set up with one win apiece after a 3-2 victory in game two on Saturday . Carlos Asuaje, Yangervis Solarte, Christian Villanueva, Cory Spangenberg and Hunter Renfroe each added base hits of their own in the win for San Diego. (more...)
OJ Simpson freed from Nevada prison after 9 years OJ Simpson freed from Nevada prison after 9 years
- October 02, 2017

Tom Scotto, a friend of Simpson's, said the former National Football League star will not hide once he's released from prison . He responded "OK", walked through an open door, and the video then cut to a nighttime street - apparently the prison exterior. (more...)
Melvin Gordon (knee) a full participant at Chargers' practice Melvin Gordon (knee) a full participant at Chargers' practice
- October 02, 2017

The former Wisconsin Badger injured his knee in last Sunday's loss to the Chiefs . "They have a good team". The Eagles have listed the aforementioned Cox as out for this contest in addition to cornerback Ronald Darby , safeties Corey Graham and Jaylen Watkins , and defensive tackle Destiny Vaeao . (more...)
Nagpur ODI: Australia opt to bat; Bhuvi, Bumrah, Kuldeep returns Nagpur ODI: Australia opt to bat; Bhuvi, Bumrah, Kuldeep returns
- October 02, 2017

WICKET! Jasprit Bumrah strikes for India , Marcus Stoinis trapped in front by the pacer. "The bowlers have allowed our batters to play freely". Stoinis departs for 46 runs. Australia have been outplayed by the new top-ranked team in the 50-over format and Smith said places are up for grabs for contenders in action back at home in the JLT One-Day Cup. (more...)
3 reasons hiring Ed Orgeron was a mistake 3 reasons hiring Ed Orgeron was a mistake
- October 02, 2017

The victory marked Troy's second win over a ranked opponent since the school moved to the FBS in 2001. Even so, Troy also faced third-and-long a lot in the second quarter. Barkley, who entered the game leading the FBS in all-purpose yards per game (253.3), finished with 205. LSU was a 20.5-point favorite against the Trojans, according to the Westgate Superbook, but the Tigers lacked initiative from the opening kick, fell behind by double digits before halftime and then neither possessed the ... (more...)
Man City's Benjamin Mendy ruptures anterior cruciate ligament
- October 02, 2017

Mendy seemed in strong spirit despite the injury and tweeted he was joining Loan FC. Given City's trip to Chelsea , questions may be asked why Aguero was in the Netherlands 48 hours before such a serious match. The new signing, who joined from Monaco for a fee of £49.2m in August, suffered the injury during the Citizens' 5-0 thrashing of Crystal Palace last weekend and eventually travelled to Spain to see a specialist. (more...)
Malaysia Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on pole at Sepang Malaysia Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton on pole at Sepang
- October 01, 2017

Hamilton did not bother to leave the shelter of the Mercedes garage until 30 minutes from the end of the session, and could only set the sixth fastest time , three seconds behind the leading Red Bull and eclipsed by both Ferraris. He seemed set to claw back at least some of the points he lost in Singapore this weekend, with Ferrari displaying potentially race-winning pace and Mercedes struggling to extract speed from their challenger. (more...)
Newcastle boss Benitez 'understands' Coutinho wanting Liverpool exit
- October 01, 2017

His wife and daughters stayed there while he took on assignments and temporary lodgings at Inter Milan, Chelsea , Napoli, Real Madrid and now at St. James' Park. "You only really become a Premier League club after you have stabilised yourself". It's black and white, and the fans are the same. The visitors are understandably favourites to win and they are available at their best odds of 8/11. (more...)
Marouane Fellaini stars as Manchester United crush Crystal Palace Marouane Fellaini stars as Manchester United crush Crystal Palace
- October 01, 2017

Manchester United had the flawless start to the match as Marcus Rashford turned past Joel Ward cleverly before driving into the box and picking out Mata who calmly slotted the ball into the bottom corner to open the scoring just three minutes in. (more...)
Russell Westbrook signs 5-year, $205M extension Russell Westbrook signs 5-year, $205M extension
- September 30, 2017

Westbrook, 28, now has the biggest total contract in National Basketball Association history, totaling $233 million over six seasons including 2017-18. To have him cement his legacy as a leader as we enter into our 10th season in Oklahoma City is extraordinary. According to NBA .com, Oklahoma City was 12.2 points better per 100 possessions with Westbrook on the floor during the regular season , and the team had a minus-51.3 net rating in the 46 minutes he was on the bench during the ... (more...)
Garbine Muguruza and Jelena Ostapenko book Wuhan Open meeting Garbine Muguruza and Jelena Ostapenko book Wuhan Open meeting
- September 29, 2017

The top seed broke early for a 2-1 lead, and with Ostapenko spraying errors all around the court, the Spaniard was able to secure a double break lead and holding for a commanding 5-1 advantage. "Great match, great fight beginning to end", Garcia said. A long year. We've worked very hard. She will face France's Caroline Garcia , a 7-6 (7-3) 6-4 victor over Ekaterina Makarova . (more...)
Shakhtar Donetsk coach Fonseca: I believe in Man City upset Shakhtar Donetsk coach Fonseca: I believe in Man City upset
- September 27, 2017

A player with Shakhtar since 2003, the Croatian full-back was informed he had failed a drug test last week and is taking a self-imposed break from football to try and clear his name. But City's Argentine striker Sergio Aguero missed a chance to equal the club's all-time scoring record when he had a 72nd minute penalty saved by Andriy Pyatov . (more...)
Aaron Judge Hits 2 More Homers to Break Mark McGwire's Rookie Record Aaron Judge Hits 2 More Homers to Break Mark McGwire's Rookie Record
- September 27, 2017

Through that 49th home run, Judge now has 12 home runs and 25 RBI in 22 September games. It was his fourth multihomer game this month and seventh this year. NY closed within four games of AL East-leading Boston and needs one win or a Minnesota loss to clinch home field in the AL wild-card game on October 3. (more...)
WAFU Cup Final Preview: Nigeria seeks to dethrone Ghana WAFU Cup Final Preview: Nigeria seeks to dethrone Ghana
- September 27, 2017

Ghana goal scorer, Sarfo continued from where he stopped in the first half as he kept on causing headache for the Nigeria defence. Nigeria went into the encounter unbeaten with Super Eagles' goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa hoping to finish the tournament without conceding a goal , but he was badly exposed by Nigerian defenders and his wings were clipped. (more...)
Geronimo Allison helps Aaron Rodgers get first overtime win of career
- September 26, 2017

The Bengals burned a time out to ice Crosby on the point after but he calmly knocked it through to get the game even. "I though the way our tempo was good". On the first play of the second half, Rodgers connected with tight end Lance Kendricks , who broke a tackle and gained 34. Bengals CB William Jackson's interception return for a touchdown was the first against Rodgers in 4,502 attempts. (more...)
No. 4 Penn State stuns Iowa with TD on final play No. 4 Penn State stuns Iowa with TD on final play
- September 26, 2017

Their two major challenges come next month, as the Nittany Lions play MI and Ohio State in back-to-back weeks. Outscoring opponents 141-14, those results were never in doubt. In that game, the fourth of the season for Penn State , the Wolverines jumped to a 28-0 halftime lead after scoring touchdowns on four of their first five drives. (more...)
Crackdown On Students At Banaras Hindu University Disgraceful: Amnesty International India Crackdown On Students At Banaras Hindu University Disgraceful: Amnesty International India
- September 26, 2017

A joint protest was staged by students of Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), along with Krantikari Yuva Sangathan, All India Democratic Women's Association, All India Progressive Women's Association, Pinjra Tod, National Federation of Indian Women, including others, at the Jantar Mantar. (more...)
31st loss to Florida among the worst in losing streak's history 31st loss to Florida among the worst in losing streak's history
- September 26, 2017

It was another heartbreaker for the Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday night, and the 28-27 loss to Florida led to a lot of negativity from fans on social media in the immediate aftermath of the loss. Kentucky got the ball back and was driving to set up a game-winning field goal, until a holding penalty negated a huge run that would've set up an easy field goal. (more...)
Joseph Parker Beats Hughie Fury In Sloppy Bout Joseph Parker Beats Hughie Fury In Sloppy Bout
- September 25, 2017

None of Britain's other heavyweight contenders were in attendance but nevertheless Las Vegas-trained Parker wants to fight more in the United Kingdom, while retain his base in the US. But by the middle rounds it was becoming clear that for all Fury's elusiveness he was simply not landing enough on the champion, whose own spurts of activity were marginally more direct and conclusive. (more...)
Five takeaways from Patriots-Texans: Brady does Brady things in last-minute comeback
- September 25, 2017

However, the Patriots have signed DL Geno Grissom to the 53-man roster from the practice squad but his play Sunday is unsure. Chalk up another incredible win for New England. The scariest offensive threat on the Texans is wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins, who leads the team with 14 catches and 128 yards. The New England Patriots are a better and more talented team. (more...)