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Wawrinka and Zverev to meet in St. Petersburg Open final

German teenager Alexander Zverev surprised third-seeded Tomas Berdych 6-4, 6-4 on Saturday to reach the final of the St. Petersburg Open. epa05554462 Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland in action against Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain during their semi-...

Mourinho demands more from star man Pogba

When they are not 100 percent, I always think that in these hard moments - when you really feel you have to win the match - I prefer always to go with players who are 100 percent ready, from their physical and mental point of view. MUST KEEP WINNING ...

Alabama RB Damien Harris carted to locker room with apparent leg injury

Hurts - who returned for one series in the second half - scored Alabama's first touchdown on a 20-yard run. Alabama took its foot off the gas in the second half and won 48-0. Alabama leading rusher Damien Harris sustained an apparent right leg inj...

Tempers flare, Dodgers rally past Giants 2-1 in 9th inning

Puig signed the t-shirt and wrote "I LIKE YOU" as well. "Don't look at me", Bumgarner said to Puig, walking off the field. As the Giants's playoff chances continue to dwindle, the bullpen at last night's game against the Dodgers wasn't the only p...

Mane, Firmino dazzle for Liverpool as Leicester is destroyed

A Lucas Leiva mistake gifted Jamie Vardy a goal just before half-time, but Adam Lallana's stunning strike restored Liverpool's two-goal cushion in the 56th minute. "That is important. If at the end of December we continue in the Champions League or g...

Yahoo hack steals personal info from at least 500M accounts

The data stolen includes names, email addresses, phone numbers, birth dates, scrambled passwords and those security questions and answers . Attackers can use the information taken from Yahoo security questions to get access to other online accoun...

Jose Mourinho: Boss gives verdict on Man United's Europa League loss

One player from [Manchester United] narrowly put on the plane. United have won their last six Premier League fixtures against Watford but the former face a side that ended a three-match winless run with a two-goal come-from-behind 4-2 victory over ...

Man City waiting game over Vincent Kompany's latest injury problem

Another option could be to utilise Silva in a wide left role, with compatriot winger Nolito banned for three games following his dismissal for a headbutt during the closing minutes of last weekend's 4-0 stroll over Bournemouth. Captain Vincent Kompan...

Tyson Fury, Wladimir Klitschko heavyweight boxing rematch cancelled

A stellar feat, one of the very best on memory in recent heavyweight history when you consider how dominant and long reigning Wladimir had been up to that point. Fury is now subject of a UK Anti-Doping investigation after failing a drugs test. "Tys...

Instant Replay: Moore rocked, Giants leave LA down six

It was sound advice for a combative and self-absorbed Madison Bumgarner when he looked to pick a fight with Yasiel Puig in Monday's series opener at Dodger Stadium. Neither was Jake Peavy, who gave up a a pinch hit RBI single by Andrew Toles in...

Nico Rosberg wins Singapore GP to retake championship lead

Despite Rosberg's increasingly impressive form, Hamilton, gunning for his third straight world title and fourth overall, said "with a good weekend" in each of the last six races he could again recover the deficit. The Austrian said race control had b...

Brace of victories sets up tantalising Manchester cup tie

Comfortable in possession and enjoying freedom down the flanks, it was little surprise to see United take a 17th-minute lead, although the way it came about was unusual. "We're going to wait for the results from the doctors". Accrington, which is i...

Giants focused on Redskins' ability, not record

The Washington Redskins' game plan won't be any mystery, whether Josh Norman shadows Odell Beckham or not. Beckham needs to stick to football and avoid getting caught up in any emotional baiting by Norman. "But I have moved past it". Things the...

David Moyes hoping Sunderland can build on cup success

The 21-year-old scored twice for Sunderland last night to seal a 2-1 win over QPR in the EFL Cup third round clash at Loftus Road . The game was good for him. "Some players need game time but some need a rest, so we will take a good team down but we...

Five Quick Thoughts about Mississippi State at LSU

LSU LIVE CHAT: Go to your local Gannett Louisiana newspaper's website at 10 a.m. Monday to discuss the Tigers' win over Mississippi State and the next game at Auburn in a live chat with Glenn Guilbeau. Second-half play-calling will draw some compl...

Tim Tebow struggling…to play catch

The 2007 Heisman trophy victor joined the New York Mets for their three-week instructional league at Tradition Field in Port St Lucie, Florida. He's a long shot to make the Mets -- or any other major league roster - and yet the Tebow No. Teixeira is ...

Gray strikes out Rockies-record 16 in 4-hitter vs Padres

I told myself, 'I'm here for a reason, so when not show it off?' That has been my thought process this year: "'Go show it off'". The tide has turned for San Diego on its road trip, as it has been outscored 16-7 in losing the first two games of the se...

Bills' Rex talks Cardinals, reports surrounding Roman firing

Despite not being present for the meetings, Ryan told reporters he feels it is a "real positive thing" for owners to have an open dialogue with players. "I also know for a fact that we all expect better things in front of us". Yet as almost all of Bi...

Simeone hails ´extraordinary´ Neymar ahead of Barcelona test

In addition to fast and direct Belgian winger Yannick Carrasco, who was outstanding in Atletico's unlucky 2-1 league defeat at the Nou Camp last season, Simeone can now call upon an entirely different type of player in the form of summer signing Nico...

Serena Williams - what she said

She will finish this tournament ranked as the No.1 women's singles player in the sport after also finishing as runner-up to Serena Williams at Wimbledon. It was a lead she would never relinquish despite coming under pressure from Pliskova. Powerful...

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Woods driving well, birdies 3rd hole at Masters

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Common Wealth Games 2018: Gururaja opens India's account with silver in weightlifting

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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...