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Man Utd lose 3-1 to Watford, third defeat in eight days

One problem for Mourinho is that across Manchester his great rival Pep Guardiola appears not to need any, having just notched up an eighth successive win in all competitions for City, who are playing with a freedom that reminds many of Barcelona.

Djokovic to star in 'Novak'

Djokovic had become the first player to reach a grand slam semifinal benefiting from three retirements and/or walkovers, which he said helped him as he tries to recover from arm, wrist and shoulder injuries. Somehow, the tactic was effective, for a s...

Eli to Cruz sets up Giants win again, 16-13 over Saints

Eli Manning hit Victor Cruz on a third-down 34-yard pass to set up Josh Brown's winning 23-yard field goal as time expired and the New York Giants got off to their first 2-0 start since 2009 with a 16-13 win over New Orleans Saints on Sunday.

Tomic edges Laver with 17th Davis Cup win

The Australian team will find out their first opponent in 2017 at next week's Davis Cup draw. The Queenslander was pushed to a tiebreak in the opening set and was then pegged back to 4-all in the third after he had won the opening four games of tha...

Chael Sonnen returns to MMA with Bellator — APNewsBreak

And I think about it all the time; I would have loved to have whipped Roy's ass". "And you wouldn't believe it, I've still got the biggest arms in the business". The redemption Ortiz speaks of is in regards to a collegiate wrestling match. Sonnen i...

Sanders: Obama Should Order New Analysis on Dakota Access Pipeline Project

The protests against the Dakota Access pipeline have drawn global attention, sparking a renewal of Native American activism and prompting the USA government to block its construction on federal land, even as the company building the line expressed it...

Martin helps Blue Jays beat Rays 5-3

Evan Longoria has bagged 147 hits with 70 runs, 31 homers and 84 RBI. Roberto Osuna got three outs for his 30th save. If Liriano can successfully adjust to coming out of the bullpen, then he has the potential to be a real asset for the Jays.

Colin Kaepernick reasoning questioned on National Anthem protest (Letters)

He said Kaepernick's cause will really take off when star white athletes sit or kneel for the national anthem. Kaepernick touched off a firestorm in the NFL in August when he refused to stand during the National Anthem ahead of a pre-season game ...

Antonio Conte Says Diego Costa Is Being Provoked After Swansea vs. Chelsea

Fer appeared to make contact with the back of Cahill's legs twice before stealing the ball, but Marriner waved away Chelsea's protests and only Costa's 81st-minute overhead kick salvaged a draw for the Blues. But Guidolin had seen enough by then an...

Madrid keeps formula to try to repeat in Champions League

Asked if bringing Ronaldo back to the club was an aim, De Carvalho told Marca : "Yes, without a doubt, I would love for Ronaldo to end his career here, at home". Ronaldo was picked up from playing for Nacional's youth teams but Pereira admitted...

New Euro football president

Ceferin, 48, has a background in law and has been in charge of the Slovenian FA since 2011. Van Praag is also confident of landing support from Spain after their association president Angel Maria Villar Llona pulled out of the race for the UEFA j...

John Tortorella: Tortorella wants players to stand for anthem

A number of USA players approached Tortorella this morning to voice their support of his comments. We don't expect any American player to stay put once the 2016 World Cup of Hockey gets underway on September 17 in Toronto. "When it comes to the fla...

Univ. Of Memphis Reportedly A Finalist For Big 12 Expansion

Some of the schools still in the running are Cincinnati, Houston, Connecticut, Memphis, Central Florida, South Florida, two unnamed AAC schools, and BYU. Bowlsby has put no timetable on the Big 12's decision. East Carolina sent a statement early We...

Novak Djokovic begins US Open defence with unconvincing win over Jerzy Janowicz

More, too: A first-round loss by Rio Olympics gold medallist Monica Puig, and French Open champion Garbine Muguruza's complaints about having trouble breathing after dropping the first set of a match she would go on to win in three. Djokovic had to...

'12 champ Murray overwhelms Dimitrov, reaches US Open QFs

Serena Williams surpassed Roger Federer for most Grand Slam match victories in tennis' Open era with No. 308, a 6-2, 6-3 win over Yaroslava Shvedova on Monday to reach the U.S. The Bulgarian capitalised on some second serves to earn two break points ...

Gronkowski out for season opener against Cardinals

In the event that Gronkowski doesn't play, Martellus Bennett would become the top option at tight end while Clay Harbor and A.J. Derby would become big parts of the offense too. Gronkowski said Thursday that he wasn't 100 percent but was optimi...

Herrera: Man Utd still targeting Premier League title

Mourinho mixed things up for the second half, throwing on Marcus Rashford , Ander Herrera and later Anthony Martial and taking a more direct approach in search of an equalizer, but City still looked more unsafe on the counter-attack and De Bruyn...

What to Watch at US Open: New No. 1 Kerber faces Pliskova

Wawrinka won the 2014 Australian Open and the 2015 French Open. Meanwhile, Williams, stuck on 22 majors, finished the Grand Slam year with just one major - Wimbledon - despite making the finals in the first two. Kerber's loss of the second set was ...

Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares clinch US Open doubles title

Open doubles crown since Roger Taylor in 1972, while Soares is the first Brazilian to land the title. There was no getting away from it: Jamie Murray and partner Bruno Soares were in very fine company in the men's doubles semi-finals. "They are a v...

Liverpool deepen Leicester woes in 4-1 win in EPL

Yes, indeed. This one will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 and Ultra HD. In contrast to previous seasons, Klopp now has options in the final third, which means there will not be an over-reliance on Sturridge to be Liverpool's source for goals .

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Woods driving well, birdies 3rd hole at Masters

It sounds like the final hole at Amen Corner is going to get a little longer and at least one golfer says hallelujah. "But I couldn't think of a more special place to do it". "My w...

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Lacazette brace as Arsenal thrash CSKA Moscow

Lacazette brace as Arsenal thrash CSKA Moscow

Ozil then set up Ramsey for his glorious improvised second, before also picking out Lacazette - starting for the first time since January 30 - as the Gunners opened up a three-goal...

Commonwealth Games: Ghana's Kente Steals Show At Opening Ceremony

Commonwealth Games: Ghana's Kente Steals Show At Opening Ceremony

Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, during the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games . Athletes from 71 teams that will compete in 275 events across 19 sports ...

Van Dijk relishing City test

Van Dijk relishing City test

Did we think before the first game we would lose 5-0? No. When it comes to Premier League records, you'd expect Manchester City to be featuring heavily this season as they marc...

Spurs' Leonard again rehabbing injury in NY

Spurs' Leonard again rehabbing injury in NY

A recent report by FanSided's Sir Charles in Charge said that the team might end up trading the former NBA Finals MVP to his hometown squad, the Los Angeles Lakers, this summer...

76ers get the worst on Joel Embiid head injury

76ers get the worst on Joel Embiid head injury

With eight games remaining in the regular season and no injury worse than "facial contusion" now attached to the collision, Sixers fans are hoping for a smooth recovery so that Em...