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Sport Kyrgios Bests Nadal in Cincinnati
Author: 0 Kyrgios Bests Nadal in Cincinnati

Kyrgios dominated from first to last ball, ruthlessly hitting Nadal around the court. It was not until the third game that Nadal hit a victor but it meant nothing as Kyrgios claimed the double-break for a 4-0 lead inside 12 minutes after chasing down the Spaniard's attempted drop shot.

Sport Boston Red Sox: Late rally secures win over New York Yankees
Author: 0 Boston Red Sox: Late rally secures win over New York Yankees

But Scott walked Gardner then hit the next batter, Aaron Hicks , to push a fourth run across the board, giving NY a 6-3 lead. Pomeranz recorded one out in the fourth before being removed from the game with back spasms. After Eduardo Nunez reached on an infield single to load the bases, Mookie Betts hit a sacrifice fly to cut Boston's lead to 6-4. Doug Fister will continue to serve as the fifth starter for now, and Brian Johnson could add some depth to the rotation if the Red Sox want ...

Sport Nationals scratch Max Scherzer from Friday start
Author: 0 Nationals scratch Max Scherzer from Friday start

The Washington Nationals turned to left-hander Matt Grace to face the San Diego Padres. But he won his two starts after that, going seven innings in each outing. He has been virtually impossible to hit as a right-handed batter this season, as right-on-right matchups have yielded a.125 opponents batting average.

Author: 0 Conte warns troubled Chelsea not to look for excuses

Bakayoko , 23, who joined the Blues from Monaco for a fee of £40million in July, is yet to make an appearance for his new club after undergoing minor knee surgery earlier this summer. Conte also provided an update on Eden Hazard and while the Belgian worldwide has made good progress in his recovery from an ankle injury, the Blues boss says he needs more time before he'll be ready to start.

Sport Barcelona not a millimetre closer to signing Ousmane Dembele - Dortmund CEO
Author: 0 Barcelona not a millimetre closer to signing Ousmane Dembele - Dortmund CEO

The La Liga giants remain determined to sign Dembele before the summer transfer window closes on 31 August to help fill the void left by Neymar's record-breaking transfer to Paris Saint-Germain. Dembele was impressive for Dortmund last season as he created 63 chances in the Bundesliga, while he has also demonstrated his ability to burst past opponents easily as he was successful with 57 per cent of his attempted take-ons.

Sport Michael Dawson: 'Danny Rose comments will not affect Tottenham Hotspur form'
Author: 0 Michael Dawson: 'Danny Rose comments will not affect Tottenham Hotspur form'

It was thought the winger would be unavailable to Antonio Conte for three months. Tottenham: Whether Spurs can build the previous two seasons, after coming so close to the title behind Leicester and Chelsea , is uncertain. The pitch is 440 square metres bigger than White Hart Lane which, while not hindering them in front of goal, has led to them conceding 50 per cent more goals .

Sport With Offensive Line In Flux, Ravens Sign Center Jeremy Zuttah
Author: 0 With Offensive Line In Flux, Ravens Sign Center Jeremy Zuttah

The 49ers released Zuttah Aug. 9 and signed linebacker Sean Porter, who worked with 49ers coordinator Robert Saleh in Jacksonville the last two seasons where Saleh was his position coach. If the Ravens like Ryan Jensen at center, they potential can move Zuttah to the left guard spot as it is a significant need. The San Francisco 49ers released Zuttah last week, and the 2016 Pro Bowl alternate had already visited the Indianapolis Colts before agreeing to terms with Baltimore Friday.

Sport Klopp sees no reason for players to leave Liverpool right now
Author: 0 Klopp sees no reason for players to leave Liverpool right now

After flogging Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain in a record breaking deal supposedly worth in excess of £200m, Barca are hunting for the Brazilian's replacement and have pinpointed Dembele as the flawless candidate to do so at the Camp Nou, although La Liga giants will have to fork-out substantially if they're to nab his signature.

Sport FC Barcelona close to Philippe Coutinho, Ousmane Dembele deals: Pep Segura
Author: 0 FC Barcelona close to Philippe Coutinho, Ousmane Dembele deals: Pep Segura

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp has rejected Barcelona's claims that they are close to signing unsettled Brazil forward Philippe Coutinho . Barcelona have around £250million to spend after Neymar's £198m move to Paris Saint-Germain but they've been frustrated in their efforts for Coutinho with Liverpool rejecting two bids so far.

Sport Bayern Munich newcomers Niklas Suele, Corentin Tolisso score in season opening win
Author: 0 Bayern Munich newcomers Niklas Suele, Corentin Tolisso score in season opening win

Bayern were missing close to half a dozen key players through injury including keeper Manuel Neuer, Thiago Alcantara and Jerome Boateng, but it never showed as they rode roughshod over Leverkusen for more than an hour at the Allianz Arena. Leverkusen showed heart when Brandt's pass found Mehmedi unmarked on 65 minutes and the Swiss global slotted home their consolation. When play resumed, Tobias Stieler awarded the hosts a penalty for Charles Aránguiz's foul on Robert Lewandowski after ...

Sport Wainwright to the DL, Cardinals recall Mike Mayers from Memphis
Author: 0 Wainwright to the DL, Cardinals recall Mike Mayers from Memphis

Fowler went 2 for 3 with three RBIs, scored three runs and walked twice. He'll go on the 10-day disabled list, though it's not clear how many turns in the rotation he'll miss. Pittsburgh is 3-12 in Kuhl's last 15 starts against a team with a winning record and 0-6 in their last 6 games overall while the under is 21-7-1 in their last 29 home games.

Sport Zinedine Zidane criticises 5-match ban on Cristiano Ronaldo
Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane criticises 5-match ban on Cristiano Ronaldo

After Christiano Ronaldo scored an exceptional goal (the second of Real Madrid's 3 goals) in the 3-1 win over Barcelona at Camp Nou stadium , he was handed his first yellow card for pulling off his shirt. Real boss Zinedine Zidane branded Ronaldo's second yellow card as "ludicrous" following the victory over Barca. This is the first major trophy available in Spain and Real now hold a 3-1 aggregate lead after goals from Leo Messi , Gerard Pique (an own goal), Marco Asensio and ...

Author: 0 President Donald Trump Eliminates the American Manufacturing Council

But Intel CEO Brian Krzanich was more specific when he resigned a short time later, writing that while he had urged leaders to condemn "white supremacists and their ilk", many in Washington "seem more concerned with attacking anyone who disagrees with them".

Sport Liverpool reject third bid of £114m for Coutinho
Author: 0 Liverpool reject third bid of £114m for Coutinho

Barca general manager Josep Segura claimed earlier this week that the Spanish club were close to agreeing a deal for Coutinho . However, Castro added that people "shouldn't forget that he's only 20" and said: "We don't know who is behind his actions or who leads him".

Sport Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) Downgraded by Telsey Advisory Group
Author: 0 Dick's Sporting Goods Inc (NYSE:DKS) Downgraded by Telsey Advisory Group

The stock decreased 2.70% or $0.75 on August 18, reaching $26.99. About 100 shares traded. It is down 15.03% since August 17, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 42.09% the S&P500. On Friday, November 4 the stock rating was maintained by TD Securities with "Hold". Therefore 92% are positive. Stabilus had 58 analyst reports since July 17, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel.

Author: 0 European football pays respects to Barcelona terror victims

Over the 90 minutes, Asensio proceeded to demonstrate how many more layers there are to his game than just scoring ridiculous goals , pinging the pill around like a Barcelona midfielder of yore, dropping his shoulder to drift past defenders , and whacking the ball against the woodwork again for good measure.

Sport Africa's Richest Man Wants To Buy Arsenal, & Sack Wenger
Author: 0 Africa's Richest Man Wants To Buy Arsenal, & Sack Wenger

Dangote also said that the first thing he would do is change the manager. In 2015, the group started building an oil refinery valued at $11 billion and able to produce 650,000 barrels per day near Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub. Dangote, 60, doubts he'd have trouble persuading Kroenke and Usmanov to sell. The last time Arsenal last won the EPL was in 2004. The economy, which plunged into its first recession last year, is expected to expand by 1.2% this year, according to the World Bank.

Sport Darby has impressive debut, Eagles beat Bills 20-16
Author: 0 Darby has impressive debut, Eagles beat Bills 20-16

Looks like we really weren't apart for a year". Wentz missed two of his first three passes, badly overthrowing the intended receiver on both plays. Newly acquired cornerback Ronald Darby played like he knew the Bills' offensive playbook.

Sport KD tweets on LeBron: 'U Can't Trade a Legend'
Author: 0 KD tweets on LeBron: 'U Can't Trade a Legend'

The comedic rapper David Burd, also known as Lil Dicky or LD for short, is best known for the hit " Save That Money " (2015) and most recent hit " Pillow Talking " (2017). "So I blow it up b4 he does", Lil Dicky responded. "So either way they are good lol". "As the Cleveland Cavaliers deliberate on deals to move All-Star guard Kyrie Irving , the franchise is operating under a self-prescribed mandate: Presume a future without LeBron James".

Sport Europe draw first blood at Solheim Cup
Author: 0 Europe draw first blood at Solheim Cup

The home pair got off to the ideal start when Thompson smote a superb fairway-wood off the tee which bounded onto the green and settled 10 feet from the pin, and Kerr converted for eagle to get the crowds in good voice early on. A strong finish from Nordqvist and Hall saw them win the third match by a 3&1 margin. Kang and Salas were cruising, 2-up at the turn and still 2-up with two to play, but required a clutch putt on the final hole from rookie Kang to secure Team USA's win over Ciganda ...

Sport Celtics to retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 in February
Author: 0 Celtics to retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 in February

The Boston Celtics announced Friday that they will officially retire Paul Pierce's No. 34 jersey on Sunday, Feb. 11 after the team's matchup against the Cleveland Cavaliers at TD Garden. Pierce again carried the Celtics to the NBA Finals in 2010 but they fell to the Lakers in seven games. White's balanced play on both ends should make life in the National Basketball Association easy for him, especially because he will be playing against a below-average Eastern Conference for the ...

Sport Bolt to Miss Charity Match at Old Trafford
Author: 0 Bolt to Miss Charity Match at Old Trafford

Bolt received the baton in third place as he prepared to try and run down both the Great Britain and United States teams ahead, but nearly immediately he was struck down with injury that left him in a heap on the track. "3 months rehab", Bolt wrote alongside an image of the scan that shows seriously torn hamstring. It meant the 19-time global champion, recently described by Lord Coe, the president of athletics' governing body the IAAF, as "a genius" akin to boxing legend Muhammad Ali, bowed ...

Author: 0 England's best put Windies to the sword to take control

Cook will return on day two 153 not out, while Root made a brilliant 136 against a West Indies' attack which offered very little throughout the first day with the pink ball. They had joined forces with England faltering at 39 for two after Test debutant Mark Stoneman and Tom Westley were both dismissed for eight. It will be England's first-ever day-night Test, with play starting at 2pm, and a chance to get used to playing with a pink ball ahead of the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.

Sport Barca close to Coutinho, Dembele deals: Segura
Author: 0 Barca close to Coutinho, Dembele deals: Segura

Wantaway Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho will once again be absent from Jurgen Klopp's squad for the Premier League clash with Crystal Palace on Saturday (19 August) as speculation continues to persist regarding a big-money transfer to Barcelona.

Sport Liverpool reject Barcelona's third bid to lure away Philippe Coutinho from Anfield
Author: 0 Liverpool reject Barcelona's third bid to lure away Philippe Coutinho from Anfield

British media reports said Barcelona's latest bid was worth around £114 million ($146.5 million, 124.7 million euros), a significant increase on their previous offer of £90 million. The player is now not in the squad due to a back injury. He signed a new five-year contract in January. Manager Juergen Klopp has previously insisted that the 25-year-old would not be sold, although last weekend he said that if Liverpool's owners chose to accept a bid there was nothing he could do about it.

Sport Bouchette: Le'Veon Bell Vetoed Contract His Agent Agreed To
Author: 0 Bouchette: Le'Veon Bell Vetoed Contract His Agent Agreed To

That would be a surprise, though, as ESPN's Adam Schefter says Bell plans to report with the team sometime before the season begins. Bell is now slated to make $12.12 million on a one-year deal under the franchise tag in 2017, but no other running back has a contract that averages more than even $9 million per season.

Sport Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Spain
Author: 0 Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Spain

He announced three days of national mourning and a minute's silence was held at noon and also in European Union buildings in Brussels. It wasn't immediately clear if that person is the driver of the van in the Barcelona attack , who escaped on foot.