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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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Gareth Bale's victor saves Real Madrid from humiliation against Al Jazira

A stunning performance saw the Pride of Abu Dhabi lead the UEFA Champions League champions 1-0 at half-time, in a display that will have won them fans the world over. Real Madrid...

Chelsea cruise to comfortable 3-1 win at Huddersfield

Danny Drinkwater missed the last game away to West Ham United with a virus, but he is be back to face Huddersfield. After Chelsea failed to secure top spot in this season's U...

Baker Mayfield becomes first senior to win Heisman in 11 years

The Buckeyes should have made the College Football Playoff. He won the Walter Camp Player of the Year Award, Maxwell Award, Davey O'Brien Award, AP Player of the Year and Big 12 ...

Kirk Herbstreit invites bullying victim Keaton Jones to College GameDay

Since his mom made the video Friday, it has been viewed more than 21 million times and the hashtag #StandWithKeaton has been trending on Twitter since Sunday afternoon. "So I...

49ers right tackle Trent Brown inactive versus Texans

Upon entering the game, Yates threw a touchdown pass to DeAndre Hopkins to narrow the gap against the 49ers. Yates passed for 175 yards on 14-of-26 attempts. Now suffering a seiz...

Chiefs Jets Week 13 score, highlights

Josh McCown scored on a 1-yard quarterback sneak with 2:15 left, and the New York Jets bounced back from a brutal start to hold on for a wild and wacky 38-31 win over the Kansa...

Romelu Lukaku Facing No Disciplinary Action For Gaetan Bong Clash

The 24-year-old has scored just once in last 10 games but Mourinho believes he offers much more than goals on the pitch, inspiring teammates to follow his lead and work harder. And...

Jonny Bairstow headbutted Cameron Bancroft outside a nightclub

The episode - where Bairstow allegedly head-butted Bancroft - took place at a hotel when England were in town for their first tour match, a one-day affair against a Western Austral...

Chelsea´s tough title defence was to be expected - Klopp

Antonio Conte has urged his players to pay close attention to "dangerous" Mohamed Salah ahead of Chelsea's clash with Liverpool on Saturday. It was hard in these times to c...

Trump welcomes college sports champions at WH reception

Meanwhile The White House has said it will host 18 NCAA teams at the reception, ABC News reported . Before the season began, Staley said she would only allow herself and the team ...

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Danica Patrick to stop racing after next year's Indianapolis 500

Danica Patrick to stop racing after next year's Indianapolis 500

Danica Patrick , driver of the #10 Aspen Dental Ford, stands on the grid during qualifying for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series I Love NY 355 at The Glen at Watkins Glen Inte...

Jerry Jones had strong words after Zeke suspension

Jerry Jones had strong words after Zeke suspension

The piece, authored by ESPN's Don Van Natta Jr. and Seth Wickersham , looked into one of potential brewing of "an all-out, unprecedented civil war" among the NFL's owners, with ...

Bradley Beal thinks Wizards are Eastern Conference's team to beat

Bradley Beal thinks Wizards are Eastern Conference's team to beat

While LeBron James - averaging 25.6 points on 59.4 percent shooting, 8.9 assists and 7.0 rebounds per game - and Kevin Love - putting up 18.4 points and 11.4 rebounds and the a...

Deshaun Watson Injury: Texans Reportedly Fear QB Suffered Torn ACL In Practice

Deshaun Watson Injury: Texans Reportedly Fear QB Suffered Torn ACL In Practice

The Texas were the highest scoring offense in the National Football League at more than 30 points per game, though they own a 3-4 overall record. NFL Media first reported Wats...

Nationals set to make Dave Martinez next manager

Nationals set to make Dave Martinez next manager

According to Heyman, the Nationals also interviewed Mets hitting coach Kevin Long and former Red Sox manager John Farrell, with the latter reportedly being unable to handle pitch...