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Sport Jake Arrieta, Javier Baez lead Cubs over Blue Jays 7-4
Author: 0 Jake Arrieta, Javier Baez lead Cubs over Blue Jays 7-4

The Cubs answered with three runs in the second aided by Happ's mental mistake. The Cubs' winning rally included two hits, one of them a two-run single by Jason Heyward , a walk, a hit batter and two strikeouts that resulted in baserunners.

Sport IIT JEE (Advanced) exam to go online from 2018
Author: 0 IIT JEE (Advanced) exam to go online from 2018

Earlier, it didn't look easy as there were difficulties like a number of places where we can conduct the exam. Students who want admission in IITs have to clear the JEE Main first, after which they are eligible to take JEE Advanced which opens avenues for admission to the 23 institutes across the country.

Sport Saints not happy with first practice against Chargers
Author: 0 Saints not happy with first practice against Chargers

That was it for the Saints offense and it turned out to be plenty as the defense turned in an impressive effort, stifling the Chargers offense. The run defense, led by linebacker A.J. Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints have made a tradition out of its Quarterback Challenge which dates as far back as the summer of 2014.

Sport Twins postgame: Miguel Sano has a sore left shin
Author: 0 Twins postgame: Miguel Sano has a sore left shin

The Minnesota Twins' 12-5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks in Sunday's matchup was more than just another regular-season game in the dog days of summer; it was history for Bartolo Colon . With Robbie Ray still working his way back from the concussion disabled list, the Diamondbacks turned to McFarland, the five-year veteran reliever who had 32 relief appearances this season.

Sport It's preseason for National Football League punters, too
Author: 0 It's preseason for National Football League punters, too

Both corps are expecting a jump-start from returning starters in Trufant as well as Martavis, the latter having just been reinstated to participate in training camp practices and preseason matchups. "My first carry in a Steelers uniform was something special". For Atlanta Falcons , meanwhile, Desmond Trufant leads the team's emerging secondary division against one of the richest wide-receiver unit of Steelers .

Sport Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Anquan Boldin Announces Retirement
Author: 0 Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Anquan Boldin Announces Retirement

He had just one catch for 5 yards in Thursday's preseason game against the Philadelphia Eagles . Boldin released a statement to ESPN on his decision, saying that football has given him the platform to "have a greater impact on [his] humanitarian work" and that his "life's goal is bigger than football".

Sport Hazard and Bakayoko return in Chelsea friendly against QPR
Author: 0 Hazard and Bakayoko return in Chelsea friendly against QPR

Conte said: "About Bakayoko, he is improving very well". The Blues boss was pleased to confirm a huge boost with the news that summer signing Tiemoue Bakayoko could make his debut after stepping-up his return from a knee injury this week.

Sport Huddersfield's dream Premier League start surpasses even Wagner's expectations
Author: 0 Huddersfield's dream Premier League start surpasses even Wagner's expectations

Exchanging passes with Kachunga on the left he moved into the area to take the return and beat Rob Elliot with a perfectly placed shot that curled inside the right hand upright. I am delighted with the workload that the players invested and how every player felt responsible for the defensive work. "He's a great technical footballer with such unbelievable working attitude".

Sport Nate Diaz Jumps To The Defence Of Rival Conor McGregor
Author: 0 Nate Diaz Jumps To The Defence Of Rival Conor McGregor

In boxing circles, 1/4 favourite Mayweather is expected to prove too good for McGregor but odds for the UFC light heavyweight champion have tumbled from 9/1 to 3/1 since the announcement that the fighters will wear 8oz gloves for their bout.

Sport Little Leaguer flips over fence for epic catch
Author: 0 Little Leaguer flips over fence for epic catch

That's just a ideal baseball play, made more impressive by Regenye's complete disregard for his own physical well-being. Major League Baseball is taking a more active role in this year's Little League World Series. Taiwan advanced to the LLB Junior League Baseball World Series final in MI on Saturday, defeating Venezuela in a playoff game. Kennett Square (19-1) run-ruled Rutherford County (N.C.), 15-2, in five innings to win the U.S.

Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic Tests Knee Strength Ahead Of Potential Manchester United Return

Injured striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic could reportedly secure his swift return to Manchester United as soon as this month despite not being expected to play again in 2017. It's not something that's urgent, it's not desperate to have it done or not". However, Mourinho's men have certainly not been goal-shy in his absence, bouncing back from a disappointing Uefa Super Cup defeat to Real Madrid by opening the new Premier League campaign with successive 4-0 demolitions of West Ham United ...

Author: 0 The Punisher teaser is out, but when will the show be available?

So, we were overjoyed when HelloGiggles was able to interview the Marvel makeup artist Sarit Klein , whose work you'll recognize from Luke Cage , Jessica Jones , Daredevil , The Iron Fist , and now, The Defenders . Sometimes, they include up to 15 people , from crew members to executives at Marvel and Netflix. It's a treat to watch. The mystical Asian ninja stuff is front and centre in this series though, so if the second season of Daredevil and Iron Fist weren't to your ...

Sport Pacers to file tampering charges against Lakers due to Paul George
Author: 0 Pacers to file tampering charges against Lakers due to Paul George

Tampering, according to Article 35 of the NBA's Constitution and Bylaws , occurs when a team or its representative attempts to persuade a player, coach, trainer, general manager or any other person who is under contract with another team to join the tampering team.

Sport Manchester United in second 4-0 thrashing
Author: 0 Manchester United in second 4-0 thrashing

Eric Bailly had tapped in just before half-time to give United a 1-0 lead after a frantic start to the match with both teams hitting the bar - Jordan Ayew's scooped cross for the hosts and Phil Jones' header for United. But there are also plenty of tenacious displays, and Saturday was just the latest example. Sadio Mane capitalized on defensive uncertainty to score a scruffy victor as a depleted Liverpool team beat Crystal Palace 1-0 for their first victory in the Premier League.

Author: 0 Lawro: 'Tottenham have got the best 11 in the Premier League'

If they can not win there, he said, it is their fault. Tottenham finished runners-up in the Premier League last season, with many pundits suggesting they need to win a first trophy - any trophy - to develop a winning mentality to bring about bigger and better prizes.

Author: 0 Spurs must halt Wembley woes against Chelsea

Playing with only 10 men after 13 minutes certainly didn't help matters, but one might expect a tad more resiliency from the reigning Premier League champions. But can they do it against the top home side in the league a year ago? While we know Tottenham can attack and score, it will be their defense that will need to be up to the test.

Author: 0 Chelsea inflict Wembley misery on Tottenham Hotsour as Marcos Alonso fires double

And playing at home has been one of their biggest strenghts after compiling a 17W 2D 0L record last season. According to the prediction of this match, Chelsea had more chance to win this game over Spurs. Last season we did a fantastic job because there wasn't this foundation or basis. Erik Lamela (hip) and Georges-Kevin Nkoudou remain unavailable.

Author: 0 Zinedine Zidane: 'Gareth Bale has an important year ahead'

Marco Asensio scored spectacular goals in each of the Supercopa legs and has been tipped to start on Sunday in place of Cristiano Ronaldo, who is serving a five-match ban for pushing the referee after being sent off in the first match at Camp Nou.

Sport Galloping United make Mourinho happy
Author: 0 Galloping United make Mourinho happy

Martial's great but brief displays will make Jose Mourinho think about putting him into starting Xi. This season Manchester United has the best chance of winning the Premier League; Pogba is creating that chance. Both have scored, while Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been fantastic, setting up four goals in two games. That was something that you rarely ever saw under van Gaal, and now that Mourinho finally has a team that he considers his own, the difference between the United of today ...

Sport Brett Hundley, Taysom Hill shine behind Aaron Rodgers in preseason
Author: 0 Brett Hundley, Taysom Hill shine behind Aaron Rodgers in preseason

He entered the game with 14 minutes, 52 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter and led Green Bay on three drives. He did, and looked sharp - throwing a touchdown pass and going 6-of-8 for 37-yards. There were two five-man rushes with just the slot corner blitzing. He is using the August games to create an identity for his defense and set the tone for the regular season.

Sport England 348-3 against West Indies at 1st day close
Author: 0 England 348-3 against West Indies at 1st day close

In all their final nine first-innings wickets fell for 124 in 31 overs. "We didn't show enough fight". "It's just constant drinking", said Greg Hesson, a Warwickshire member in the Hollies Stand who reckoned the atmosphere the most rowdy he had ever seen here, outside an Ashes Test.

Author: 0 Boston Red Sox Fall Short To New York

From up in Section 14, his youngest brother, Richie - who worshiped him at 15, enduring white-knuckle rides in Tony's Corvette to come in early with him to every home game - thought the lingering wisps over the field gave Fenway an odd look.

Sport Jacksonville Officers Shot With High Powered Rifle
Author: 0 Jacksonville Officers Shot With High Powered Rifle

The man with the rifle was also shot in the exchange of gunfire, Bruno said. At about 10:50pm Friday, officers responded to a home on Seaboard Avenue to a man who was making threats and fired a gun. Taken to a local hospital, the suspect was declared dead. Three women were in the home: The suspect's girlfriend, the girlfriend's mother, and a friend of the family.

Sport Stafford sharp in three series of Lions' win over Jets
Author: 0 Stafford sharp in three series of Lions' win over Jets

After an Abdullah six-yard run, a Matt Stafford 11 yard loss on a sack, and then an 11-yard completion to TJ Jones , they were forced to bring out the kicking team. The Jets held them to a 25-yard field goal from Prater that made it 13-0 at halftime. That finished off a 13-play, 79-yard drive. I'm no touchdown celebration expert, but I think Jones is doing a double-dutch jump rope celebration there, and I have to say, I really like the effort from Tate.

Sport Premier League to change transfer deadline
Author: 0 Premier League to change transfer deadline

Although not the best display from Arsene Wenger's side it was a win which gives the club a platform to build from. A more condensed period might make for more frantic activity, but at least you wouldn't have these huge dramas that take up time and resources, and usually end up in the same place.

Sport Quick facts on Sir Colin Meads' stellar career
Author: 0 Quick facts on Sir Colin Meads' stellar career

His loss will be mourned throughout the rugby-playing world. Kiwis are paying tribute to Sir Colin Meads by leaving rugby balls outside their homes. Meads was considered the enforcer for the All Blacks - the player who did not, as former sports journalist and author Ron Palenski once said, take a backwards step.

Sport England vs West Indies day-night Test at Edgbaston
Author: 0 England vs West Indies day-night Test at Edgbaston

A historic Test match was dealt a humiliating conclusion under the Edgbaston floodlights, as West Indies crumbled to one of the most spineless defeats in their long and once-proud history. Kieran Powell and Kyle Hope were batting at the crease on their respective scores of 18 and 25. He has those spells in him that can turn a game. Shai Hope and Jermaine Blackwood tried to revive the innings, but they only managed to put together a 42-run partnership before Hope was clean bowled by Toby ...