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by | August 28, 2016 | 05:42

Truth be told, there weren't really any Cubs highlights worth noting in this game. Kris Bryant did it again Friday night, homering in the tenth inning to lift the Cubs over the Dodgers 6-4 in Los Angeles. 3 hitter Anthony Rizzo to ground out to first to end the inning. Los Angeles took a 3-1 lead in the third on RBI singles by Chase Utley and Justin Turner.

by | August 28, 2016 | 05:42

Having played their last 50-over match in November past year, Bangladesh are scheduled to play the first of the three ODIs against England on Oct 7. It has to be quite open, ' Morgan said in comments reported by British media on Wednesday. Richardson, in a statement issued from the world governing body's Dubai headquarters on Saturday, added that following England's decision the ICC would make its own security arrangements to ensure the safety of their match officials.

by | August 27, 2016 | 03:54

Offers of €40 million and €20 million were accepted for Mustafi and Perez respectively on Thursday and the pair will now travel to London to undergo a medical. "If we get it done", Wenger said, "we get what we wanted". "We don't want teams getting away from us". When questioned at a press conference held before tomorrow's trip to Watford if the addition of Mustafi would affect Chambers' future, the manager was quoted as saying by Arsenal's official website : "Future? No".

by | August 27, 2016 | 03:49

Bill Belichick faced a unique dilemma all week, as Brady clearly has made it known that he'd like to play. Brady confirmed Tuesday that he was supposed to start last week's second preseason game against the Chicago Bears but didn't end up playing after cutting his thumb in an accident with scissors just before the contest.

by | August 27, 2016 | 03:46

The UEFA Champions League group stage draw was unveiled in a glittering ceremony on Thursday, with most of the big guns being placed in favourable groups. "I maintain my levels and do as what I like, play football and compete every year". A Champions League triumph was followed up with victory at Euro 2016 with his nation Portugal.

by | August 26, 2016 | 00:32

The lottery was launched in 1994, two years before the debacle of Atlanta left British athletes scurrying back into Britain with no fanfare. Asked if she would have liked to have been on the plane, Trott told BBC News: "A little bit but it is nice to be home, it was good to come back to the dogs".

by | August 26, 2016 | 00:27

He told Hoda Kobt , "I totally have butterflies right now". "She's dying, she usually plays it very cool but she did not..." While she had forgotten to do her signature wink in her routine, she made up for it by winking at Efron - and then dissolving into a fit of giggles.

by | August 26, 2016 | 00:23

There was drama in the 14th minute when the Israeli side were awarded a penalty for a Janko trip, but Gordon beat Maharan Radi's blasted spot-kick away. That opener seemed to further rattle an already anxious Celtic side who struggled to impose themselves for the rest of the half and were restricted to just one long-range effort from Leigh Griffiths that failed to trouble Dudu Goresh in the home goal.

by | August 25, 2016 | 01:00

Naidu, who presented a cheque of Rs 3 crore to Sindhu, lavished praise on her for becoming the first Indian woman to clinch a silver medal at the Olympics. "Gopichand is hardworking and determined guy, it was his dedication to badminton, which brought medal to India in Rio Olympics", said Chandrababu Naidu appreciating PV Sindhu and Gopichand on the occasion.

by | August 25, 2016 | 00:58

A 12-foot birdie putt at 15 closed Kuchar s grasp around a bronze medal and a tap-in birdie at the par-3 17th left him only a shot from silver by the end. So it's somewhat fitting that another Briton, this one passionate about the notion of his place and golf's place in the pantheon of sport, made the case for bringing the two 19th Century ideas together again for the first time since Canada's George Lyon won gold in 1904 at St.

by | August 25, 2016 | 00:57

Square will be eligible to return to San Diego's regular-season roster on October 3. But there's no indication the negotiations have moved, and a team official said the plane was in Florida on unrelated business. More than half of San Diego's padded practices are in August. With most media outlets (including For the Win) blaming the team for the on-going dispute, the Chargers made a decision to bypass the popular leak-the-contract-details-to-the-media approach and sent out a press release ...

by | August 24, 2016 | 02:47

Durant would go on to lead the U.S.to the gold medal, leading the team in scoring for the duration of the Olympics, including a 30-point performance in the gold medal game against Serbia . Spain responded and cut into the margin with its own 3-pointer at 6:54 to bring the score to 27-24. From there, Colangelo didn't hold back. To be straightforward, they more than doubled Serbia in points, 33-14.

by | August 24, 2016 | 02:45

Rice isn't doing any media right now". The AP's findings represent the first systematic effort to calculate the scope of the intersecting interests of Clinton foundation donors and people who met personally with Clinton or spoke to her by phone about their needs.

by | August 24, 2016 | 02:43

Dirk Koetter, Tampa Bay's first-year coach, said the Bucs are benefiting from extra work against players, as well as offensive and defensive schemes, they don't face in practice every day. Gordon's ability means he has the potential to be one of the NFL's best receivers, which he proved in 2013, so the Browns are perhaps hesitant to trade him.

by | August 24, 2016 | 02:43

The four-timers said they learned from other USA greats like Lisa Leslie and Dawn Staley. A ruthless US served up an exhilarating display as they swept aside Serbia 96-66 to claim a third straight Olympic men's basketball title and give their coach Mike Krzyzewski a golden send-off on the final day of action at Rio 2016.

by | August 24, 2016 | 02:41

Usain Bolt walked away from Rio 2016 with the exact same result as his last two Olympics . "Ellen never talks sh*t about anyone", said the source, adding, "Whenever she feels beef with someone she just brings them on her show, which is what she is trying to do with Usain Bolt! ".

by | August 24, 2016 | 02:41

Clomiphene is an anti-estrogen agent that is typically used after a cycle of steroids to prevent numerous side effects that come along with the performance-enhancing drug. On June 28, Lesnar submitted to out-of-competition testing by USADA. In the weeks following the bout, though, it was revealed that Lesnar twice tested positive for estrogen blocker hydroxy-clomiphene, a banned substance often used by athletes cycling off of anabolic steroids.

by | August 23, 2016 | 02:33

DODGERS 15, PHILLIES 5: Chase Utley got curtain calls after each of his two home runs, including a grand slam, in his first game in Philadelphia since last season's trade to Los Angeles. Orioles: After the game, Showalter announced that RHP Dylan Bundy (6-3, 2.93) would start Wednesday in place of RHP Chris Tillman , who's experiencing shoulder discomfort and was moved back to Saturday vs.

by | August 23, 2016 | 02:31

Head coach Chip Kelly said on the radio (KNBR-680 AM, per Inman) Monday morning that he hasn't named a starter for Week 3 yet, either. He's not good enough to win San Francisco any games, but his mind will be an asset in the 49ers' quarterback room.

by | August 22, 2016 | 01:26

Jamaica took silver in 3:20.34 with Britain claiming bronze in 3:25.88. Felix, who also won gold in the 4x100 relay and silver in the 400 meters this year, ran the final leg of the race as the Americans won in 3 minutes, 19.06 seconds.

by | August 22, 2016 | 01:25

Is there a chance that NXT TakeOver: Brooklyn was the best show WWE has put on in the last decade? Every single match from the top of the card all the way down to Austin Aries vs. The challengers nearly won the title after nailing Dash Wilder with a kick-and-knee combo, but Scott Dawson put his partner's foot at the bottom rope as the referee made the three-count.

by | August 22, 2016 | 01:23

AIBA says that according to its new rules boxers can not appeal the decisions and that all results will stand. Conlan took to Twitter to express his disapproval of the action of sending the judges home that is of little outcome to the boxers themselves.

by | August 22, 2016 | 01:20

I still got love & respect 4 my team. British Athletics appealed, using video evidence provided by the BBC, but it was rejected after the footage proved inconclusive, meaning the officials' original decision was upheld. "We haven't seen them all but I was in my zone, I've seen the first changeover and Delano was in his zone, we were in lane one so we couldn't have broken out of our lane and I've just seen that Brazil have been put into the final".

by | August 21, 2016 | 00:37

Darryl McDaniels from Run-DMC, Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard, Jets defensive lineman Muhammad Wilkerson and former Giants defensive end Justin Tuck were among those who tweeted at Vesey vouching for the Rangers. During those meetings, the teams pulled out all the stops to woo Vesey . The Devils' Cory Schneider and Kyle Palmieri spoke with Vesey , too.

by | August 20, 2016 | 01:21

Marquinhos and Luan each contributed a goal in the second half before Neymar got his second of the match on a penalty in the 91st minute. "It is a different time with different players", Micale said. However, Neymar returned to the soccer field several minutes later and appeared fine. "They are a unsafe team so we will have to pay attention to them", Micale said.

by | August 20, 2016 | 01:20

A wobbly landing coming out of a forward front somersault had the Texan unelegantly grappling to stay on the beam. Joking around and answering questions from fans, all agreed that they are excited to go home and take some time off from gymnastics practice.

by | August 20, 2016 | 01:17

Phelps has beaten Lochte every time they've met in the finals of the event at the Olympics. There were no medals on the line in this heat; the two will square off again during the final race on Thursday night. "We're racers, it's meets like these that I love the most where he and I get to go and kind of duke it out". "The history we have is something special and something I've never had with any other competitor of mine".

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:33

Thierry Henry blasted the club in the aftermath of Arsenal's 4-3 opening day defeat to Liverpool. Midfielder Aaron Ramsey, who had starred in Wales' run to the Euro semifinals, pulled up with a hamstring problem in a disappointing first match of the season.

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:32

The sweep was the first for Team USA in track and field since the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, when American men conquered the podium in the 400-meter and the 400-meter hurdles. Seixas and Bednarczuk were the second Brazilian team to face defeat in the sand Wednesday after Americans Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross defeated Brazil's other women's team in the bronze medal match.

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:32

The second time I went to talk to him, he showed me [the yellow card]. "I found it a bit unusual but later on I understood and after the first half I apologised". if I do something, it's totally different than if any other players do. To the supporters, the only thing I would like to say now is that I will always give my best for the club, for the team'.

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:31

Maroulis trains with Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club in Tempe, Arizona. Women's wrestling is a relatively new Olympic sport, having been added at the 2004 Athens Games. She hadn't lost in a major tournament in years, but she had been less dominant in recent tournaments. She then extended it to a 4-1 lead in the final minute of the second period, and held on for victory.

by | August 19, 2016 | 00:30

Adams was behind after the first of four rounds but swiftly reasserted herself. "Another gold medal fight, I am excited and I can't wait", she told the BBC . "Four years (since her fight against Ren at London 2012) is a lot of time to for a boxer to change and strengthen their weaknesses so I just had to go and stick to the tactics".

by | August 18, 2016 | 02:26

They beat Germany 4-3 on penalties after the open play finished level at 1-1. Littleborough hockey player Nicola White reached the semi-finals of the Olympic games on Monday (15 August) as part of Great Britain's woman's hockey team. Head coach Danny Kerry, who was raised in West Norfolk and went to King Edward VII School in King's Lynn, was delighted with his team's performance.

by | August 18, 2016 | 02:24

Check out our gallery above for more . Gary Hughes, Head of Football at Sky Sports , commented: "It's going to be a fascinating Premier League season, as Leicester proved you just can't predict what will happen". His form last season saw Mahrez named Player of the Year by England's Professional Footballers' Association. But, look at what they said last season, and how that turned out! The midfield five are one of the most important players in an FPL team is the most used formation in it ...

by | August 17, 2016 | 00:44

Olympic champion - it still sounds so big when I say it". It was insane - we all had four hours sleep last night and we were finishing at, well, I don't know what time it is now. Fellow Briton Katarina Johnson-Thompson at least laid to rest the demons of last year's world championships when she failed to record a distance. What could have been a British duel between Ennis-Hill and Johnson-Thompson did not materialise.