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Trevor Siemian: Denver Broncos name starting quarterback

Trevor Siemian: Denver Broncos name starting quarterback

A significant component of that separation was their work in the Broncos' first two preseason games. Trevor Siemian: 8-for-11, 93 yards, 1 TD, 0 INT, 0 sacks. Denver still isn't likely much closer to making a decision on whom the starter will be despite vice president of football operations John Elway's plea earlier this week that one of the two take control of the job. Read More

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Nick Kyrgios to face Grigor Dimitrov in Cincinnati final

Kyrgios , ergo stormed into his very first Cincinnati Masters semifinals and will now face another Spaniard, David Ferrer . Bulgaria's 11th-ranked Grigor Dimitrov was to play John Isner of the U.S. 1. I'm missing all the match. With so much promise, Kyrgios hasn't always lived up to it in 2017 after controversially retiring from a number of matches and he himself admitted it hasn't been smooth sailing. Read More

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Panthers QB Cam Newton out for Saturday's game vs. Titans

Panthers QB Cam Newton out for Saturday's game vs. Titans

The Titans quarterback completed 6-of-8 passes for 61 yards and a touchdown - a four-yard completion to tight end Delanie Walker - before being replaced by back-up Matt Cassel in the first quarter. When you've got a lot of guys around the ball where they're supposed to be, good things happen, and that's exactly what happened. The Titans' back ran in for the one-yard score in the second quarter, extending the lead to 24-10. Read More

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Muguruza dethrones Pliskova to reach Cincinnati final

Muguruza dethrones Pliskova to reach Cincinnati final

Sixth-ranked Spaniard Muguruza reached her first USA event final by trouncing Czech top-ranked defending champion Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-2, flipping the script in a rematch of their 2016 Cincinnati semi-final. Pliskova's two-in-one effort, matching feats on her way to Eastbourne and Doha titles, means Halep must capture the crown to swipe the top spot in Monday's rankings. Read More

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Cubs' Lester allows 9 runs before exiting in 2nd vs. Reds

Cubs' Lester allows 9 runs before exiting in 2nd vs. Reds

It was Cincinnati's most productive inning since scoring 10 runs in August 2015 versus Detroit. Zastryzny has one appearance for the Cubs this season, allowing three earned runs in four innings. That sound you heard was a giant sigh of relief from Wrigley Field, as the Chicago Cubs believe that Jon Lester's injury is relatively minor. Although he didn't show any physical signs of pain, Lester was scheduled to see the team physician after the game to determine the severity of damage to the ... Read More

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Floyd Mayweather Expands Business Empire, Announces Mayweather Boxing & Fitness

Floyd Mayweather Expands Business Empire, Announces Mayweather Boxing & Fitness

Watch the UFC 202 pre-fight press conference, featuring Nate Diaz, Conor McGregor , Anthony Johnson and Glover Teixeira. IT'S the fight few thought would happen - there weren't even many who thought it could happen. I'm not sure what Conor is going to be using. However, while the Irishman believes the fight will be over within two rounds, he stressed he was prepared to go the distance to secure what would be a very unlikely win against the five-division world champion . Read More

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No comparison between Sanchez and Costa - Wenger

No comparison between Sanchez and Costa - Wenger

Wenger's admission will only heighten speculation the 28-year-old Chile worldwide forward will join Premier League rivals Manchester City . Arsenal began their campaign with a 4-3 home victory over Leicester City last weekend. "Yes, I am very happy about that", said Wenger. "It's important the players aren't half in and half out, and they are completely in". According to reports from Daily Star , Gunners are ready to let Alexis leave the club but will not sell him to their league ... Read More

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Marshawn Lynch sits during the national anthem

Marshawn Lynch sits during the national anthem

Although the start of the 2017 regular season is still several weeks away, new Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch is already creating headlines. In previous exchanges with the media prior to or after games, Lynch responded to any and all questions by media reports with a simple "Yeah". "I said, 'So you understand how I feel". Read More

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Newcastle vs Tottenham, Premier League

Newcastle vs Tottenham, Premier League

Newcastle scored 26 goals from set-pieces in the Championship last season. Just 13 minutes after the red card Eriksen picked out Alli's burst into the penalty area with a clipped ball and, at full stretch, the former MK Dons trainee guided the ball past Rob Elliot . Read More

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Jake Humphrey Exclusive: "Lacazette Will Be A Superstar"

Substitute Aaron Ramsey rifled home to level before Giroud - introduced alongside the Wales worldwide - headed in an 85th-minute victor to settle a breathless encounter in Arsenal's favour. It took Lacazette just 94 seconds to score in the Premier League with his second touch in England's top-flight. But perhaps the answer that baffled Wenger the most was when the German defender said his favourite pet animal was a guinea pig. Read More

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Bills trade Sammy Watkins to Rams for EJ Gaines

Bills trade Sammy Watkins to Rams for EJ Gaines

That was reflected in the reaction of some of the players on Twitter when the trade was announced. Darby, who finished second in defensive rookie of the year voting in 2015, had started 29 games over the past two seasons. "We do what we think is in the best interest of the team then when you pull a trigger on anything like this, you think about the player you're giving up and the draft pick, but we felt like this was the right decision for us". Read More

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Manchester United dealt blow in £40 million pursuit of star forward

Manchester United dealt blow in £40 million pursuit of star forward

A winger is the Portuguese coach's top priority but little progress has been made in recent weeks amid an inflated transfer market which has seen Neymar join PSG for €222m [£198m]. To enable a more precise comparison, a conversion to metres and centimetres is necessary - United's average is 1m 84.5cm, just a couple of millimetres shorter than West Brom - whose manager Tony Pulis is noted for his adherence to a physical style of play - and a millimetre taller than Crystal Palace who rank third. Read More

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Who the hell is new Ravens QB David Olson?

Who the hell is new Ravens QB David Olson?

David Olson has agreed to terms with the Ravens . Furthermore, Baltimore coach John Harbaugh has spoken highly of Kaepernick in the past, and is one of those decision-makers who highlights the flawed narrative of the former San Francisco starter being blacklisted for his social activism. Read More

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Analysing Mithali Raj and Co's chances for next mega-event

The Indian team finished as runner-ups in the event after losing narrowly by nine runs against hosts England in the final last Sunday and the skipper said her team deserves every bit of accolades. He said that Indian women are leading the way in global sports arena with their wonderful performances from Rio Olympics to Paralympics and in games like hockey, wrestling, badminton, followed by this splendid performance in the Women's World Cup. Read More

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Lucky Whitehead Not Really All That Lucky, Arrested on Shoplifting Charge

Lucky Whitehead Not Really All That Lucky, Arrested on Shoplifting Charge

On July 6th, he failed to appear before an arraignment, resulting in his second charge. But get this, despite official court records with his name and birthdate - and confirmation from the Prince William County Police Dept. Whitehead was dismissed from the team on Monday, July 24, 2017 . According to ESPN , Whitehead told reporters Monday: "I didn't know about that" and "I don't know what's going on". Read More

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De Gea staying put: Jose

He is a very honest, straight boy. "I said he's a player from Real Madrid , so we are talking with not too much players but three or four players to try, if possible, to join us for not only the next season but the next three, four, five years because all of them are so, so young players". Read More

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Cavs talking contract with former NBA MVP Rose

Cavs talking contract with former NBA MVP Rose

Cleveland, which previously signed 35-year-old point guard Jose Calderon to a league-minimum deal, has limited options when it comes to attempting to gain ground on the defending champion Golden State Warriors . Rose is no longer thought of as a franchise player, nor as a point guard that fits the kind of basketball most teams envision. Signing Derrick Rose would certainly add a consistent scoring threat and playmaker to Cleveland's bench. Read More

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Uefa charge Celtic for illicit banners at Linfield game

Uefa charge Celtic for illicit banners at Linfield game

The banner showing a masked soldier identified with Irish Republican imagery was shown by fans on Wednesday during Celtic's 4-0 win in Glasgow in a Champions League second qualifying round, second-leg game. The cases will be dealt with by the Uefa Control, Ethics and Disciplinary Body on Thursday. The former Genoa loanee has moved to Parkhead on a permanent basis from Manchester City and hopes are high among the Hoops supporters that the 21-year-old can become a cult hero among the ... Read More

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U.S. to offer 15000 extra temporary worker visas this year

U.S. to offer 15000 extra temporary worker visas this year

DHS said the limited number of 15,000 was based on an exemption from the cap on the H-2B visas past year and that DHS and the Labor Department believe it will satisfy businesses' labor needs. "In President Trump's own words, 'the influx of foreign workers holds down salaries, keeps unemployment high, and makes it hard for poor and working class Americans-including immigrants themselves and their children-to earn a middle class wage, '" Stein added. Read More

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'GST App' Launched, Helps To Find Correct Prices

'GST App' Launched, Helps To Find Correct Prices

First Download the App from Playstore on Android Mobile Phones. The Finance Minister tweeted saying that the manufacturers will soon make it available for the iOS platform also. "From an MSME perspective, GST will bring many positives compared to the current systems such as easy process of availing input credit, single point tax, elimination of cascading tax system, and simpler taxation", according to the ASSOCHAM and Ashvin Parekh Advisory Services (APAS) joint study titled Emerging Mantras ... Read More

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Everton FC yet to agree Romelu Lukaku sale

Everton FC yet to agree Romelu Lukaku sale

The Spanish champions have priced the 25-year-old at €70m (£62m) but United are looking to pay far lower than that figure for a player who started only 18 games last season. Chelsea , who were linked to Morata earlier in the year, could now be the man they look at - and are priced at 9/4 to land him. Red Devils boss Jose Mourinho sanctioned the player's original £28m move to Merseyside in 2014 during his time as manager at Stamford Bridge. Read More

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India vs West Indies, 5th ODI

India vs West Indies, 5th ODI

Captain Holder was the Windies' hero, taking ODI-best figures of 5-27 - including the scalp of opposite number Virat Kohli and two wickets in the last over - to reduce India's lead to 2-1 with the final game to come. Gayle is the only change to the squad that swept Afghanistan last month, replacing Lendl Simmons who had scores of six, 17 and 15 in the three-match series . Read More

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Lay off honest Tomic, Wilander says

Lay off honest Tomic, Wilander says

While Tomic , also known as "Bernard, the Tank Engine", was accused of giving up at the Madrid Open previous year, when he tried to play match point by holding the racquet upside-down, Kyrgios has been suspended and fined by the ATP for tanking, essentially not trying hard enough. Read More

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Venus Williams 'devastated and heartbroken' over fatal USA vehicle crash

Venus Williams 'devastated and heartbroken' over fatal USA vehicle crash

I'm completely speechless and it's just... The reporters gave Williams about a minute to collect herself, before she chose to end the press conference early. She told investigators she had entered the six-lane intersection on a green light but had been forced to stop midpoint by traffic ahead of her. The report says a 2016 Hyundai Accent driven by Barson's wife, Linda , crashed into the side of Williams' SUV. Read More

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Yankees' Dustin Fowler Suffers Knee Injury in MLB Debut, Will Undergo Surgery

Yankees' Dustin Fowler Suffers Knee Injury in MLB Debut, Will Undergo Surgery

Dustin Fowler's major league debut was over before he even stepped into the batter's box, and New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi had harsh words for Guaranteed Rate Field. Fowler's injury is the latest in a long line of promising Yankee prospects to go down with a significant injury this season alongside Gleyber Torres (elbow), James Kaprelian (elbow), and Greg Bird (ankle). Read More

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Johanna Konta withdraws from Aegon International after injury

There was more stress on the women's side where world No1 Angelique Kerber struggled to get past Kristyna Pliskova 4-6 6-1 7-5 whil former French Open champion Garbine Muguruza slumped to a 6-1 6-0 defeat by Barbora Strycova. The backup forced Halep to play a second match Wednesday, but she trailed lucky loser Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria 7-6 (6), 2-1 when rain ended play for the day. Read More

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Liverpool Will Have To Pay A Staggering £70 Million For Top Target

Liverpool Will Have To Pay A Staggering £70 Million For Top Target

Liverpool have been handed encouragement in their attempt to sign Naby Keita from RB Leipzig , although the German club have indicated that they are not prepared to allow the Guinea worldwide to leave for less than £70 million. Naby Keita attempted 1,411 passes in the Bundesliga last season. Reports on Thursday fuelled an excitement amongst Reds as it was suggested Keita has indicated a desire to leave RB Leipzig in the transfer window and that a move would be possible were his ... Read More

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Analysis shows slight advantage for GOP in Kentucky House districts

Analysis shows slight advantage for GOP in Kentucky House districts

The AP scrutinized the outcomes of all 435 U.S. House races and about 4,700 state House and Assembly seats up for election past year using a new statistical method of calculating partisan advantage. The country's biggest advantage at an estimated 3.7 excess U.S. House seats for the GOP was Texas, fueled by an "efficiency gap" of 10.3 percent. The majority and minority party leaders in each legislative chamber each select one person to serve on the commission; the state chairmen of the ... Read More

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Blackhawks reacquire Saad from Blue Jackets for Panarin

As if all that activity wasn't enough, the Hawks also turned around and traded defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson to the Arizona Coyotes for two younger players. The Russian native has 61 goals and 90 assists in 162 games in the National Hockey League since coming over from the KHL. And while Saad is not in the same category of defensive player, he does play a 200-foot game and had a ton of success in Chicago, where he won two Stanley Cups . Read More

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Magic Johnson welcomes Lonzo Ball to the Lakers

Magic Johnson welcomes Lonzo Ball to the Lakers

BOOM! There really is no other word as the prophecy has come to fruition: UCLA Basketball's Lonzo Ball is officially part of the Los Angeles Lakers' organization. Ball, a Chino Hills native who excelled in his one year with the Bruins, had been widely projected by most experts as the team's likely pick with the No. Read More

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Germany's inexperience highlighted while beating Australia

Australia will face Germany in a Confederations Cup , Group B soccer. "We don't know why the second half we were so good compared with the first half". "So in the second half, Australia had a bit more possession but I didn't think they had a lot of opportunities and chances". Joachim Low's squad have been preparing with a handful of unusual drills, while Socceroos great Tim Cahill has been drawing inspiration from his finest goal on the worldwide stage. Read More

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Kiwis beat Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

Kiwis beat Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

America's Cup defenders Oracle Team USA have five days to find an answer, after they fell 3-0 behind challengers Team NZ off Bermuda this morning (NZ time). he's very confident with the speed of his boat and with that you can compete better", Cammas said, adding that Spithill's ability to come out fighting even when his back is against the wall will count for a lot. Read More

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