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US Open glance: Querrey-Anderson, Williams-Kvitova in QFs

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Kelsey Anderson is the wife of Kevin Anderson , the South African who played Sam Querrey in the quarter-finals late yesterday, head of her husband's support team and a woman fast forging a reputation as a force behind his resurgence. 29 Diego Schwartzman of Argentina 6-4, 6-4, 6-2. I feel like I'm playing really good tennis. It was the first Grand Slam quarterfinal appearance of his career. Read More »

What Does it Mean to Steal Signs in Baseball?

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The Times , according to unidentified sources , said the Major League Baseball probe started after Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman filed a complaint with the commissioner's office that included video. Stealing signs is a part of baseball, but electronic devices and binoculars are prohibited. "I take any issue that affects the play of the game on the field extremely seriously", said Manfred . Read More »

Receiver Jeremy Kerley returns to Jets

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Free agent wide receiver Jeremy Kerley visited one of his former teams on Tuesday by checking in with the New York Jets , multiple outlets reported. Jermaine Kearse , whom the Jets traded for this week, is the lone receiver on the roster with more than one year of experience. The 49ers released Kerley on Saturday, which opened the door for a return to NY. Read More »

Alabama tops poll; Florida State slips

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In the Coaches Poll, Alabama received 60 of 65 possible first-place votes to earn the top spot. Ohio State remained No. 2, while Penn State was 4 and MI 8. 3 without the injury to Francois. Southern California slipped two spots to No. 6 after playing a tighter-than-expected game against Western Michigan . Read More »

Del Potro no chance against Federer - Wilander

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The elegant Swiss maestro and the muscular Spaniard have played for titles on French Open clay, Wimbledon's manicured lawns and in Australian heat and while no trophy would be on the line, a NY meeting would still have the Big Apple buzzing. Read More »

United States of America point 'huge', says Arena

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Bobby Wood scored off a scramble in the 85th minute and the United States escaped from Honduras with a 1-1 draw after nearly falling into a deep hole in World Cup qualifying on Tuesday. Matt Besler kept the rebound alive, however, sending it on to Jordan Morris , who headed it back toward the goal . Currently, Mexico is leading the CONCACAF standings with 17 points and a game differential of +8, while Costa Rica is second with 14 points and a +7 game differential. Read More »

Liguori: Federer Faces Big Obstacles To Semi Showdown With Nadal

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Most of the attention on the Ukrainian this tournament has been on the scrutiny he is under following match-fixing allegations surrounding a match in Winston-Salem two weeks ago. He was missing a lot of first serves, his court movement was poor and he appeared very tight hitting the ball from the baseline. "Carlos Moya, it is great to have him on the team". Read More »

Tennessee vs. Georgia Tech Odds: Point Spread, Total & Prediction

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Though they nearly got in, that's just a tough way to lose a game. Meanwhile Georgia Tech kept the football 21:17 minutes in the first half. He rushed a school-record 44 times for a school-record 249 yards by a quarterback and scored a school-record five rushing touchdowns - which is saying something for a school that once scored 222 points in a game. Read More »

Luongo misses out on auto World Cup spot

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A spirited Thailand gave Australia a scare before losing 2-1 in the War Elephants' last World Cup qualifying game for the 2018 finals yesterday. Although successful, the Aussies now have a nervous wait to see if they can hang onto second spot in Asia's group B standings when Japan take on Saudi Arabia on Wednesday at 3:30 (AEST), in a match that will determine which team will miss out on automatic qualification. Read More »

Sanskaari Pahlaj Nihalani to distribute Julie 2

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During the press conference, a group of blonde dancers shimmied to a track from the film, the trailer was shown, and no sooner than Nihalani - dressed in a pink shirt and purple checked jacket - took the microphone, questions came flying from all sections of the room, fast and furious. Read More »

National Football League asks judge to toss Elliott's attempt to block 6-game suspension

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Attorney: "And I think you said you liked her because she liked to party, drink and do drugs?" The woman also posted photos on her Instagram page showing bruises on her arms, hand, neck and leg. "You just go to work". The NFLPA paperwork contained a pro forma document in such filings: a draft copy of a temporary restraining order - in Elliott's favor - to be signed by the judge overseeing the case. Read More »

Is too much time off a legitimate concern for Le'Veon Bell?

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I understand I'm on a one-year deal, so I have to prepare and play football. With sides unable to come to terms on a multi-year deal before the deadline in July, Bell sat out the entirety of training camp and the preseason. The Steelers feel like they have a much better chance of that happening with Bell on the field, and after making a flurry of moves last week, including signing former two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Joe Haden, they're ready to move forward. Read More »

Should the Utah Jazz pursue the Cleveland Cavaliers' Brooklyn pick?

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Other teams are calling about the pick, reports Joe Varden of the Cleveland Plain Dealer . No Avery (Bradley), no ( Jae) Crowder , that's their heart and soul of their defense. Thomas was traded to Boston back in 2015, and nearly immediately, the city fell in love with him. Now is the time to see what they're truly made of, not to break them up in exchange for a player that could maybe develop into something in a few years. Read More »

Trump pledges €1m in personal funds to Harvey relief

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Blunt, a junior member of Senate Republican leadership, said it was possible lawmakers could tie legislation raising the debt ceiling to measures providing financial aid for recovery from Harvey. On the Air Force One flight back to D.C., press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders held a brief gaggle with reporters . The president is commending the families and rescue workers dealing with the remnants of the massive storm in Texas and Louisiana. Read More »

Houston Rockets to sell for National Basketball Association record $2.2 billion

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The last team to sell for that price was the Los Angeles Clippers , who Steve Ballmer bought for $ 2 billion after disgraced former owner Donald Sterling was ousted. It requires the approval of the NBA Board of Governors. Leslie Alexander , the current owner of the Rockets, said he is "excited to welcome and pass the torch to Tilman", adding he has known Fertitta for over 24 years. Read More »

Scotland's bad spell is over - Strachan

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So, if we get three points it takes us to 14 points with two games remaining. The main thing was getting the three points. Gordon Strachan's side need to win all their remaining games if they are to have any realistic chance of getting to the 2018 tournament in Russian Federation after a disappointing start to the campaign. Read More »

Saina returns to Hyd, Gopi's Academy

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It was during her time under Vimal that Saina rose to the top of the singles rankings and the former National champion said she will always remain special to him. Saina will also have the young prodigy PV Sindhu as a sparring partner and the two of them can hone their skills to reap more rewards in the future. He is attached with Gopichand Academy, in Hyderabad . Read More »

Georgia Tech sets FBS history in loss to Tennessee

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Did I say this made no sense? "(It was a) very, very good college football game. For all the mishaps, struggles and at times downright ugly play, the Vols found a way to win. At the end of the second overtime, the Yellow Jackets had the opportunity to kick the extra point and tie the game or go for the win with a two-point conversion. Read More »

Arsenal need the fans' support - Wenger

It is unclear whether Wenger meant January or the summer, but any move may hinge on the club making it back into the Champions League. According to The Independent , Wenger told Telefoot: " Yes, I hesitated to extend for personal reasons ". Read More »

Tom Brady's parents to attend Thursday's game

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In many ways, Thursday night will be a link to the past, though Tom Brady doesn't believe in ghosts. It was against the Chiefs in the 2008 opener that Brady was lost for the season with a knee injury. "They have a guy reading the quarterback and everybody else playing man to man, kind of rovers back there that you have to be careful of". For their part, the Patriots won't have Edelman, who tore his ACL in the preseason. Read More »

In a series of experiments, Team India tick a few boxes

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This will be his first T20 match in-charge after Angelo Mathews gave up captaincy post the loss to Zimbabwe prior to the Indian tour. "These habits are very hard to create, and once we create them, then you take it easy, it can come back to hurt you". Read More »

Borges: The Justin Thomas-Jordan Spieth rivalry finds friendship at its core

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Marc Leishman , who started the day in a tie for the lead with Thomas , finished third, four shots back after making five bogeys over his final nine holes. Facing his third shot on the par-5 closer, Leishman was in trouble with long grass disrupting his back swing. The front nine was playing by far the easier; Spieth, playing in the group ahead, had begun birdie-eagle-birdie-birdie. Read More »

Hurricane Harvey: Guess who's coming to dinner? An alligator at my table

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An image was posted on the Harris County Constable Precinct 4 Facebook page Friday. Overall one homeowner near Lake Houston encountered a different kind of shocking, post-Harvey sight.it's so terrible for us. The extensive flooding has also yielded a flood of gators-on-the-loose stories in Southeast Texas in recent days. "We're getting calls left and right about sightings", he said. Read More »

Oliver Townend wins Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials

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Oliver Townend won the prestigious Burghley Horse Trials title as Britain occupied the top four positions on home soil. "He's always been tricky as a character but when you ask him to do his job, he's always been very very handsome at doing it, and he's very nice to ride so I've become very fond of him - if I wasn't then he'd have been got rid of one way or another because he was fairly wild as a young one!" he laughed. Read More »

Todd expects lead to be challenged at Burghley

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After their victory, Townend paid tribute to the performance of his horse: "This is very, very special. It's the biggest and most hard four star to win and it means the world to me". Piggy French, riding Vanir Kamira, was happy to finish second at the Burghley Horse Trials. Reflecting on his triumph, Townend said: "It is good to get another one out of the way". Read More »

Stroll becomes F1's youngest front-row starter with star Monza display

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When Stroll was asked if there was any extra pressure starting alongside title contender Hamilton on the front row of the grid, he said: "Not really". "The podium at Baku was great". "We definitely seem to have a much more competitive auto in the rain than in the dry". "F*** me - I told you it was too unsafe", he said, adding that it was "stupid" to be running in such treacherous conditions after the morning's third and final free practice had been reduced to a near-farcical 16-minute ... Read More »

Deondre Francois' injury ends 'Noles Playoff hopes

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After surviving the Tide defense in the first half , Francois was engulfed come the second half . That got blocked, leaving FSU down three at the half. Sophomore quarterback Jalen Hurts had spurts of brilliance Saturday night including a attractive 53-yard touchdown pass to Calvin Ridley . He'll look for more success in this upcoming season, but this first game is going to be a major measuring stick as his season gets underway. Read More »

J&K: Security forces launch CASO in Sapore, two terrorists trapped

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The fighting, which began at dawn on Monday, was still underway, officials said . Police did not rule out the possibility of many more militants still alive and fighting. The forces retaliated, resulting in an encounter in which two militants were gunned down. The house was engulfed in flames as per the latest reports. Read More »

Venus Williams into US Open quarter-finals

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Venus Williams is in such rampaging form at the US Open that she's even injuring ball boys! She has won the title on two occasions, beating Lindsay Davenport in 2000 and her younger sister Serena the following year. Sevastova, who retired in 2013 due to injuries and illness before returning two years later and resurrecting her career on the Challengers circuit, will play resurgent American Sloane Stephens for a semi-final berth. Read More »

Venus Williams joins fellow American Sloane Stephens in US Open quarter-finals

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Williams, the 9th seed, will now go up against the victor of the matchup later on Sunday by the Czech Republic's Petra Kvitova and Spain's Garbiñe Muguruza. Venus Williams is in such rampaging form at the US Open that she's even injuring ball boys! "I think that now I'm running around and sweating, my ponytail is flying, these are all such great things", said Stephens. Read More »

IPL media rights: BCCI set to earn big bucks

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For the Indian market, bids are divided into television and digital; then there will be separate bids for the US, Europe, Middle East, Africa regions, and the rest of the world. "A preiod of 10 years was too long a period from a buyer's perspective as well as seller's perspective". In a letter dated 21 August, the Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd-owned Dish TV said that Star is a potential bidder in the upcoming auction and will thereby attain "the status of sole holder of the telecast ... Read More »

Kapil Sharma's Show Suddenly Goes Off the Air: Sony Clarifies

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Mumbai: This is going to be a long week for Sony TV. Few names that were included in the list were those of Tejasswi Prakash, Niti Taylor, Shilpa Shinde, Gauri Arora. "I am thankful to the channel that they allowed me and did not put any pressure". I will be back soon in full form. Right from the day he had an ugly spat with his colleague, Sunil Grover, the majority of his pals turned against him, and it is not that, many went against him, boycotting the show. Read More »