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Hingis & Murray sweep second straight mixed Slam at US Open

Venus's main focus at Flushing Meadows had ben the men's doubles but he and Harrison lost in the first round, denting their shot at qualifying for the year-endi...


Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Jimmy Nelson out for rest of season

On Friday, Counsell and general manager David Stearns acted like they weren't bothered by the Cubs' request to change the day's gametime to give them more res...


US Open 2017: Superb Kevin Anderson reaches first Grand Slam final

Kevin Anderson became the first South African to reach the US Open final in the Open era and his reward is a match against world No1 Rafael Nadal on Sunday...


Isaiah Thomas' letter to Boston will give you all the feels

His other son talked about why he is sad to move to Cleveland. It may not be that Thomas is not a good defender it just makes it hard when you are six inches ...


Wisconsin No. 9 in latest AP Poll Top 25

MI ultimately hurdles three teams in the latest polls: Wisconsin (stays put at No. 9), Florida State (goes from No. 3 to No. 10), and Oklahoma State (goes fro...


Vandeweghe tops Safarova for 1st US Open quarter

Pliskova must reach the final to retain her top spot atop the WTA rankings, while on the men's side, Federer needs to win to have a shot at claiming the No 1 ra...


Lukaku excited for Zlatan return

Manchester United will commence their 2017-18 UEFA Champions League campaign in just eight days when they host FC Basel in group play. The Swedish stri...


Cleveland police plan on protesting NFL national anthem demonstrations by boycotting anthem

Yes, how dare they show appreciation for the armed forces while defending their players' rights to use the freedoms the armed forces and police always brag abou...


Carreno Busta sweeps into US Open quarterfinals

It's really different to the other courts. "I can not describe it". The Canadian gained entry to his home event at the Montreal Masters only to shock the world ...


The Tom Herman era is off to a rocky start

The Longhorns had five penalties in the first two quarters - three which directly stopped drives - and Buechele was sacked three times . Any thought of a res...


Jake Olson, USC's blind long-snapper, makes first career appearance

But in the fourth quarter, he was subbed in to execute the long snap for the extra point attempt. Late in the game against Western Michigan with victory in ...


Liverpool sign Oxlade-Chamberlain from Arsenal

The transfer window closes on Thursday at 11pm United Kingdom time . Chelsea had agreed a fee with Arsenal for the England global earlier in the week, ...


Mariners get pitching, acquire Mike Leake from Cardinals

The Mariners acquired right-hander Mike Leake from the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday for minor league infielder Rayder Ascanio as Seattle tries to bo...


Tottenham confirm the signing of Argentine defender Juan Foyth from Estudiantes

The 19-year-old has been a top target for Spurs throughout the transfer window, although negotiations moved slowly despite Estudiantes president Juan Sebast...


Alabama-Florida State Flashback to 2007 Showdown

It isn't a rival like Florida or Miami - it isn't for an ACC crown like a game against Clemson. After notching the game-winning goal that knocked off No. Pe...


US Open 2017: Naomi Osaka arrives with win over Angelique Kerber

In the day's other matches, Czech 23rd seed Barbora Strycova dispatched Misaki Doi 6-1 6-3, Yanina Wickmayer upset 28th-ranked Lesya Tsurenko 6-3 6-1, and So...


Cowboys Jerry States Support Of Zeke Arbitrator Harold Henderson

His appeal hearing is set for Tuesday in NY. "I wouldn't do "a what if" on that, " said Jones of the possible results of the process. Jones was asked whethe...


Dustin Johnson clinches play-off to win Northern Trust

Johnson, who closed with a bogey-free, 4-under 66 to finish at 13 under, birdied the 13th and 15th holes and never made a bogey all week on the back nine. He fi...


NFL Notes: Kizer to start next preseason game

There was more, including: "I thought he handled things really well", and "I thought he managed the team well, did some really good things", and "He has the rig...


Sharapova to meet Halep in first round at US Open

Halep has previously spoken out against tournaments inviting Sharapova, saying at the Russian's comeback event in Stuttgart in April: "For the kids, for the you...


Giants' Odell Beckham, Brandon Marshall seem OK after injuries

Despite jogging into the locker room and expressing optimism after the game, Beckham felt " very sore " on Tuesday, according to another source . (That happens...


Klitschko gave advice to Mayweather before the fight with McGregor

Of course the teams will have no bearing on what happens on fight night, but don't be surprised if some press conference antics ensure once again on fight week....


Dodgers option Joc Pederson to make room for Curtis Granderson

The three-time All-Star (2009, '11, '12) and 2011 Silver Slugger also won the 2016 Roberto Clemente Award for his community work. Their 86 wins going into S...


African American history museum to host a Colin Kaepernick exhibit

The crowd of mostly Black law enforcement acknowledged that there is a huge problem with policing in the United States. "According to the Associated Press , ...


Deulofeu stars in Barca win over Betis in shadow of terror attack

Guardiola is now manager at Manchester City but he enjoyed a glittering playing and coaching career with Barcelona , delivering a host of trophies. A lot of Ba...


Terence Crawford Unifies 140-Pound Division With Vicious Body Shot KO

Prior to the fight there were some concerns that Crawford struggled to make the weight. " ... I'm the only one who can be labeled as a champion at 140 and that'...


Liberty Graduates to return diplomas protesting President Trump

Falwell, president of Liberty University , said Trump represents something the US has not had in national leadership "in a long time". "But he does not have a ...


49ers' Foster limited in practice with shoulder injury

Foster and the shoulder have both looked fine so far in training camp - he hasn't missed a day of practice - but an issue that sprung up on Thursday will keep h...


Muguruza downs No. 1 Pliskova to reach Cincinnati final

Muguruza clinched the win when the top-ranked Pliskova sailed a forehand long on the fifth match point. "Played against great players, I beat them, and it's j...


Dodgers pull out another one vs

That season eventual Hall of Fame members included Roy Campanella at catcher, Pee Wee Reese at shortstop, Jackie Robinson in left field, Duke Snider in center f...