• John Isner beats Ryan Harrison to win 4th Atlanta Open tennis title
John Isner beats Ryan Harrison to win 4th Atlanta Open tennis title

The 32-year-old Isner broke Muller in the third game of the first set to gain early advantage and twice in the second before erasing three break points while serving for the match. After winning the first stop on the U.S. Open Series, Isner sounded like he's ready for the year's last Grand Slam event, although he'll have to wait a little more than ...

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  • Neymar : Amid transfer drama striker 'doesn't know what to do' - Pique
Neymar : Amid transfer drama striker 'doesn't know what to do' - Pique

The Brazilian, who has been strongly linked with a £196million move to Paris Saint-Germain, got the shirts of Sergio Ramos and Casemiro on Saturday night as he appeared to bid farewell to his club's foes, according to reports in Spain. "And now Barcelona. But this is the transfer market, we must understand this". Strike partner Luis Suarez has form...

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  • Danilo Gallinari fractures hand after throwing a punch during Italy game
Danilo Gallinari fractures hand after throwing a punch during Italy game

Gallinari took a forearm to the face while being boxed out and he didn't take kindly to that. No surgery will be required, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . In the heat of the melee, Gallinari punched Jito Kok, causing the Dutch player to be transported to a local hospital. The broken hand is a little ironic, since Clippers teammate Blake G...

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  • Josef Newgarden wins Honda Indy 200 at Mid
Josef Newgarden wins Honda Indy 200 at Mid

More importantly, the victory was the second straight (Toronto) for Newgarden and vaulted him from fourth to first in the points race, as previous leader Scott Dixon struggled all race. Dixon leads the standings after 12 of 17 races. With the last race worth double points, the top six drivers are still contenders, but the opportunities are dwindl...

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  • Rangers Trade Jonathan Lucroy To Rockies
Rangers Trade Jonathan Lucroy To Rockies

Lucroy had been with the Rangers for nearly a full year, since they acquired him from Milwaukee last August 1 — the trade deadline day last season. Colorado does hold a six-game lead in the wild card standings at the moment. He was the starting catcher for Team USA in March, playing with third baseman Nolan Arenado and relievers Jake McGee and P...

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  • Drivers clash in ugly war of words
Drivers clash in ugly war of words

Hulkenberg had been forced to retire from the race one lap before the end, following an incident when he was forced off the track while looking to overtake Magnussen. After the collision, Magnussen said over the radio: "If you can do what Hulkenberg did to Romain, it's going to be a dirty race". "We've got some new tyres available, so we have optio...

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  • Rangers fans react to Beltre's 3000th hit
Rangers fans react to Beltre's 3000th hit

Now in his 20th big league season, he is only the third player who is primarily a third baseman in the 3,000-hit club, joining Hall of Famers George Brett and Wade Boggs. This season, the 38-year-old Beltre is batting an impressive.313/.390/.544. Unfortunately, he's been a bright spot on an otherwise forgettable season for the Rangers.

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  • Darron Gibson in foul-mouthed rant about Sunderland
Darron Gibson in foul-mouthed rant about Sunderland

Having been criticised by fans for drinking after such a desultory result, the 29-year-old Ireland midfielder, who joined Sunderland from Everton for an undisclosed fee in January, insisted that he cared about the club... "You tell me who doesn't want to be at the club?" "There are too many people are the club who don't give a fuck". Kone is th...

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  • Geoffrey Kondogbia's incredible own goal during Inter Milan vs Chelsea
Geoffrey Kondogbia's incredible own goal during Inter Milan vs Chelsea

Chelsea pushed hard for a win but Inter Milan held onto their slender lead. On the opposite side, Chelsea's Antonio Conte fielded a strong side from the players available at his disposal including handing a debut to 80 million pound man Alvaro Morata.

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  • Kyle Busch Scores 5th Pole of Season at Pocono
Kyle Busch Scores 5th Pole of Season at Pocono

The move meant Busch lost track position in the short term as Hamlin led the race thanks to his faster lap times on fresher tires while Busch was on older tires. Joe Gibbs Racing suspended the two members of Truex's team for three races, beginning with the Overton's 400. "We just keep going", Busch said. Afterward, Busch's crew chief, Adam St...

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  • Christie gets in heckler's face at Wisconsin baseball game
Christie gets in heckler's face at Wisconsin baseball game

The full context of the conversation is unclear and we're left only with Christie telling the fan that he is a "big shot" with enormous sarcasm before departing. It's unclear what else was said during the conversation, or what led Christie to approach the fan. Christie was also recently booed at a New York Mets game, so he's getting similar treat...

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  • Moses stars as Inter Milan down Chelsea
Moses stars as Inter Milan down Chelsea

Inter began a humid evening of action with the first real chance of the fixture and were unfortunate not to go in front after Antonio Candreva streaked into the Chelsea box before being denied by Blues keeper Thibaut Courtois . The Belgian worldwide has been in fine form for Chelsea in pre-season as he hopes to play his way into Antonio Conte's ...

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  • Arsene Wenger says Alexis Sanchez is staying at Arsenal
Arsene Wenger says Alexis Sanchez is staying at Arsenal

With Sanchez entering the last year of his contract at the Emirates Stadium, clubs including Bayern Munich, Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City have been linked with a move for the 28-year-old. Sanchez's illness will not change Arsenal's stance. Asked whether it was an issue that he would have six players out of contract, Wenger said. W...

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  • Seahawks top rookie Malik McDowell injured in vehicle crash
Seahawks top rookie Malik McDowell injured in vehicle crash

Seahawks rookie defensive lineman Malik McDowell , who was the team's first pick in the 2017 National Football League draft, taken in the second round at No. Our medical people have been in constant communication with his physicians, and they have been monitoring the situation. "We consider this a long term relationship and will do whatever is in...

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  • Alexis Sanchez urged to stay and be Arsenal's
Alexis Sanchez urged to stay and be Arsenal's "X-factor"

In a long explanation, Wenger claimed that there would be no effect on performance and that it would create an "ideal" competitive atmosphere in which individuals would be motivated to play for their futures - at Arsenal or elsewhere. "We are in touch with him and his doctor", he said. "There's no problem except he won't come back tomorrow, he'...

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  • We're more confident in our abilities now, says Kohli
We're more confident in our abilities now, says Kohli

India's thumping 304-run win over Sri Lanka in the opening Test of the three-match series, with a day to spare here on Saturday, was an emphatic statement about overall supremacy. Ashwin who chipped in a 47 in his 50th Test. Injured allrounder Asela Gunaratne was unable to bat in either innings, while Herath could not pad up in the second in...

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  • David Price injury: Latest on Red Sox P elbow
David Price injury: Latest on Red Sox P elbow

Point is, Price is not a leader and the fact that he is, is unsafe for the Red Sox postseason hopes only a half game up on the Yankees and only three games ahead of the Tampa Bay Rays in the AL East, they might not even make the playoffs, with the team on the verge of going into a tailspin.

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  • Geoffrey Kondogbia scores outrageous own goal against Chelsea, fans can't believe it
Geoffrey Kondogbia scores outrageous own goal against Chelsea, fans can't believe it

It was a terrific finish it has to be said, but unfortunately at the wrong end, and while the incident will be replayed on the bloopers reels for many years to come, social media was unsurprisingly awash with sharp responses to the Inter man's misfortune.

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  • Steph Curry Roasts LeBron James As Kyrie Irving Co-Signs
Steph Curry Roasts LeBron James As Kyrie Irving Co-Signs

If you're not among the 8.8 million viewers (and counting) who've seen the original King James version of the video, here it is for comparison purposes. This time he had help from one of LeBron's teammates Kyrie Irving . Irving has reportedly been unhappy in Cleveland and has requested a trade, due in large part to being treated like a "chil...

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  • Ousted leader's brother nominated in Pakistan
Ousted leader's brother nominated in Pakistan

His cabinet was also dissolved. The army disagrees with the policies of Sharif, who has made several attempts to open up to India - Pakistan's regional rival - and improve relations with it. Shahbaz Sharif is known to enjoy "a degree of comfort in dealing with his son", the Dawn newspaper reported, quoting insiders in the ruling Pakistan Muslim...

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  • Vikings Close To Signing Extension With CB Xavier Rhodes
Vikings Close To Signing Extension With CB Xavier Rhodes

Rhodes is scheduled to address the extension around 6 p.m. ET, following the Vikings' afternoon practice at Minnesota State University, Mankato. Chris Tomasson of the Pioneer Press also added that the extension is rumored to be around $70 million over the life of the deal.

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  • Royals Acquire Melky Cabrera In Trade With White Sox
Royals Acquire Melky Cabrera In Trade With White Sox

Cabrera, 32, is hitting.295 with 13 home runs and 56 RBIs in 98 games (428 plate appearances). The team tweeted Sunday a thank you to the outfielder as he prepares to leave Chicago. He originally was selected by the Royals in the eighth round of the 2015 draft out of Arkansas Pine-Bluff. Cabrera is in his 13th big league season, which includes ...

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  • Yankees Acquire Jamie Garcia From Twins
Yankees Acquire Jamie Garcia From Twins

He is ranked the 22nd-best prospect for the Yankees, according to MLB.com . In 44 innings, he has walked eight and struck out 52. Also joining the Twins is Triple-A left-hander Dietrich Enns . While the Twins may still have a run left in them, they do not view Garcia as an essential piece in making that happen. FanGraphs now gives the Twins j...

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  • Patriots' Rob Ninkovich Expected to Announce Retirement Sunday
Patriots' Rob Ninkovich Expected to Announce Retirement Sunday

The most emotional may have been when he looked right at Belichick and said, "Coach, I gave you everything I had". Ninkovich called getting released by the Saints in 2009 a blessing because it allowed him to join the Patriots and got emotional at times as he ran through a long list of people he thanked for making an impact on his career dating ba...

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  • Newspaper: Debutant Roland-Jones enjoys pretty special day
Newspaper: Debutant Roland-Jones enjoys pretty special day

For at the age of 29 when he could have been forgiven for thinking after years of hard county work that a striking global career might have passed him by, Roland-Jones enjoyed a Test debut that was the stuff of dreams. In the team for the injured Mark Wood, Roland-Jones certainly doesn't have the pace of the Durham fast bowler. That ended an admi...

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  • Lewis Hamilton targets Schumacher record at Hungarian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton targets Schumacher record at Hungarian Grand Prix

Ferrari put a host of updates to good use on the tight and twisty Hungaroring track, which better suits its SF70H vehicle, to lock out the front row for the first time since Monaco in May. "Nothing has been won today". Raikkonen was followed with a time of 1:16,444. Vettel has been impressive throughout practice in Hungary and was the ...

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  • Three High-Profile Pitchers Top Trade Rumors in Major League Baseball
Three High-Profile Pitchers Top Trade Rumors in Major League Baseball

That's the dominant storyline around the A's right now, especially in light of Tuesday afternoon's revelation that the Yankees are making a run at acquiring both Gray and first baseman Yonder Alonso from Oakland in a package deal. But after NY acquired corner infielder Todd Frazier from the White Sox last week, it seemed the Yankees' need for Alons...

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  • England cricket stars travel by Tube to South Africa Test match
England cricket stars travel by Tube to South Africa Test match

No one worked harder than No.3 Westley, who reached 50 at his second attempt in Test cricket when he clipped Morne Morkel past mid-wicket for his ninth four from the 119th ball he faced. The diminutive Bavuma had a reprieve on 40 when an edged drive off Stuart Broad flew low to gully where a diving Stokes could not hold what would have been a stu...

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  • James Anderson impressed by England debutant Toby Roland-Jones
James Anderson impressed by England debutant Toby Roland-Jones

Tall, broad and with a long, languid approach, he exploited the dark, damp conditions by moving the ball in the air and occasionally extracting spitting bounce at speeds of just over 80mph. "It was a pretty special feeling". He said: "When I got close to a hundred Jimmy [Anderson] said "What are you going to do?' - and I think I just said 'Wallop...

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  • RBC Canadian Open 2017: Charley Hoffman Climbs to Top of Saturday Leaderboard
RBC Canadian Open 2017: Charley Hoffman Climbs to Top of Saturday Leaderboard

A birdie at the last would have made his round one shot lower than those of Leonard Thompson in 1981, Andy Bean in 1983, Greg Norman in 1986 and John Merrick in 2013. Former world number one and 2004 victor Vijay Singh failed to continue his sizzling play from Friday, shooting a 71 that had him tied with seven other players at 11-under.

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  • Katie Taylor claims easy win in U.S. debut
Katie Taylor claims easy win in U.S. debut

So the 31-year-old Taylor's name precedes her with her 9th place in the Boxing Rec female rankings again looking like a gross under estimate. "My first fight here in the USA, I think there were a lot of nerves before the fight". In a bout that was moving in just one direction, they threw in the towel and the referee waved it to a close. Afterwa...

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  • Westley strengthens England grip on third Test
Westley strengthens England grip on third Test

When rain led to an early lunch on the third day, England were 20 without loss in their second innings - a lead of 198 runs. Get live cricket score of England vs South Africa , Day 4, here. Stokes came within a whisker of producing one of the catches of the year low to his left in the gully, but was just unable to keep hold of a powerful Bav...

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  • Giants, Dodgers renew rivalry amid brutal gap in standings
Giants, Dodgers renew rivalry amid brutal gap in standings

Los Angeles has another rookie phenom in their midst in slugger Cody Bellinger. "I talk to him [Seager] everyday and we feed off eachother". Will the Dodgers make it two straight against the Giants when the two teams meet again this afternoon at 4:05PM ET? The Dodgers are a ideal 18-0 this season when Bellinger records at least two RBI.

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  • Edmund stuns Sock to reach semis
Edmund stuns Sock to reach semis

In later quarterfinals, USA top seed Jack Sock was set to face British fifth seed Kyle Edmund and American fourth seed Ryan Harrison was to play compatriot Christopher Eubanks. American Harrison thrashed 21-year-old compatriot Christopher Eubanks 6-1 6-2 in their quarter-final. The other semi-final features the experienced pair of John Isn...

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  • Tottenham Starlet Marcus Edwards Signs New Contract With the Club Until 2020
Tottenham Starlet Marcus Edwards Signs New Contract With the Club Until 2020

Jose Mourinho had placed the Englishman high on his list of desired midfield options ahead of the transfer window but has proven unsuccessful in his attempts to prize him away from White Hart Lane. Edwards, who has been with the north London club since the age of eight, is a left-footed attacking midfielder who can also play as a striker and score...

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