Blue Jays place lefty Liriano on 10-day DL with shoulder inflammation

Jose Bautista smashed a three-run home run in the first after Cleveland had notched two immediate runs off of Liriano. Predictably, the Jays inability to generate offence without so many of its prominent bats was exposed in another frustrating outi... More..

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WTA MADRID - Brilliant Simona Halep defeats Vandeweghe, Sevastova and Mladenovic through

Halep set up the Vandeweghe clash on Wednesday by defeating Australia's Samantha Stosur, whom she also beat en route to her triumph previous year before accounting for Dominika Cibulkova in straight sets in the...More..

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Real survive Atletico onslaught, enter final

Goals from Saul Niguez and Antonie Griezmann gave Atletico Madrid a 2-0 lead in the first 20 minutes before Isco's late strike before half time gave Real Madrid a lifeline. However, Zidane is hopeful the We...More..

Dillier wins stage 6 of the Giro, Canada's Woods fifth
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Dillier wins stage 6 of the Giro, Canada's Woods fifth

Italy have yet to win a stage, but Andreetta added: "Personally I feel good, but we're all really motivated to try and win a stage at this race". "To beat Jasper Stuyven in a sprint like this is insane for me...More..

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Why Arsenal could play Liverpool for final Champions League spot

They expected him to take a shot and he is very quick, so overall he has done extremely well'. " We have another clean sheet, we are more stable defensively and I know we can go forward and score goals ". "Bu...More..

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Leonard won't play in Game 6 for Spurs

Patrick Beverley drained five 3-pointers on his way to 20 points, Ryan Anderson scored 19 points while Eric Gordon was promoted to the starting lineup but finished with just 11 points. Olynyk also took except...More..

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Aussie Mills Spurs Antonio to playoff win

But he seemed to run out of gas in an overtime where he was held scoreless, and had a 3-pointer which could have tied the game blocked by 39-year-old Manu Ginobili just before the buzzer. He still finished wi...More..

Fit-again Rohit, Shami in Champions Trophy squad
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Fit-again Rohit, Shami in Champions Trophy squad

Chairman of selectors MSK Prasad dispelled any doubts about Mahendra Singh Dhoni's future in global cricket, terming him the world's best wicketkeeper right now. He is one cricketer we are looking at for our ...More..

Dunphy impressed by 'magnificent' Juventus and clinical Higuain
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Dunphy impressed by 'magnificent' Juventus and clinical Higuain

They could now make it a bit longer with the highlights of his performance against Monaco in which he repeatedly denied the principality team's unsafe strikers, including teenage striker Kylian Mbappe. Juvent...More..

Red Sox Fan Banned for Life for Racial Slur
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Red Sox Fan Banned for Life for Racial Slur

Manfred says the goal is to make sure players feel comfortable in every ballpark. The latest installment in the ongoing Orioles-Red Sox feud is this: Boston left-hander Chris Sale is reportedly not in line ...More..

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Shkodran Mustafi remains hopeful over Arsenal's top-four chances

ARSENAL'S hopes of securing a top-four finish are alive and kicking after second-half goals from Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud earned a 2-0 victory at Southampton last night (Wednesday). Southampton m...More..

Illini football players arrested
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Illini football players arrested

According to police reports sophomores Darta Lee and Zarrian Holcombe and freshman Howard Watkins forced their way into an on-campus residence Wednesday morning. IL football coach Lovie Smith hasn't had the e...More..

Adidas sells golf unit Taylormade to buyout group KPS
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Adidas sells golf unit Taylormade to buyout group KPS

Adidas got into golf when it bought French ski and skate company Salomon in 1997, though lately younger consumers have stayed away from the game, and it isn't popular in emerging markets like China and India. A...More..

Celta Vigo v. Man United
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Celta Vigo v. Man United

The England global now has three goals in his last six games across all competitions and is excelling in the No.9 role, following Zlatan Ibrahimovic's injury. Lingard added: "It's part and parcel of football". ...More..

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Washington Wizards' Kelly Oubre suspended for Game 4

That play has drawn out Olynyk critics near and far, and he was even called a "dirty player" by Golden State's Draymond Green, who has a PhD in crossing that proverbial line on an National Basketball Associat...More..

Jamie Carragher hits out at Mourinho's biggest embarrassment at Manchester United
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Jamie Carragher hits out at Mourinho's biggest embarrassment at Manchester United

He has been linked with former club Everton and a move to China over the last few months but he was clear about where he would like to play next season, if given the option. Mourinho has already led United to v...More..

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West Brom will not 'roll over' for Chelsea, says Brunt

It's never comfortable and we need to be aware of that, but we're looking forward to getting the job done". Conte said: "Our worst moment was after the United defeat, because Tottenham won the game and to...More..

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Celtics, Wizards take 3-2 leads

He had more pointed than John Wall and Bradley Beal combined. Wall had 21 points, but just four assists. Most every Wizard looked flat tonight, as even the typically effervescent John Wall failed to ever se...More..

ESPN to lay off 100 sports journalists amid strategy shift
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ESPN to lay off 100 sports journalists amid strategy shift

That number reportedly includes more than a few on-air personalities and writers from ESPN's roster of television, radio, and online operations. The overwhelming sentiment from those leaving was of graciousne...More..

Rohit, Shami return in India's 15-member squad for Champions Trophy
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Rohit, Shami return in India's 15-member squad for Champions Trophy

The ICC has reportedly offered India another $100 million but that is yet to be accepted by the BCCI. The BBCI have called off their threat not to send a team to the Champions Trophy, however, where they will...More..

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Maria Sharapova wins first match after return to tennis from doping ban

Wildcard entrant Sharapova returned to action this week following her 15-month ban, but has looked like she never really went away in winning her three matches so far without dropping a set. The Estonian dug de...More..

Illinois Senate approves abortion safeguards; veto likely
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Illinois Senate approves abortion safeguards; veto likely

A veto override would take 71 votes in the Democrat-led House, where the bill passed 62-55 in late April. The plan would allow state employee health insurance and Medicaid funds to cover abortions. However, t...More..

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Arsenal go fifth, hunt Top Four

Southampton are a good side but they are lacking motivation at this point in the season since they don't have a lot to play for. Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain went off with a hamstring injury before half-time and w...More..

World Rugby extends period of residential eligibility
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

World Rugby extends period of residential eligibility

Rugby-mad Pacific island nations have been particularly hard-hit by the leaking of talent to the sport's richer, heavyweight countries, who frequently field naturalised players. An additional criterion was adde...More..

Notre Dame, ACC announce games through 2037
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Notre Dame, ACC announce games through 2037

The Tar Heels and last played Notre Dame back in 2014 when they lost 50-43 in a fantastic game down in South Bend. Some won't be born for another two years or so. Clemson's win in 2015 was a battle of Top 12 te...More..

NASCAR suspends crew chief for Aric Almirola for 3 races
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

NASCAR suspends crew chief for Aric Almirola for 3 races

Richard Petty Motorsports has also been docked 35 driver and owner points. This turn of events drops him to 21st in the standings and 36 points behind Trevor Bayne for the final playoff spot with 16 races rem...More..

Fourth-Round Linebacker Vince Biegel Answers the Call from Green Bay Packers
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Fourth-Round Linebacker Vince Biegel Answers the Call from Green Bay Packers

Ultimately a deal didn't materialize and Ted Thompson looked to his secondary with his first pick of the draft by selecting Washington's Kevin King. He ranks seventh in school history with 6.1 yards per carry. ...More..

Isaiah Crowell signs RFA tender
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Isaiah Crowell signs RFA tender

The Cleveland Browns signed one of the more underrated running backs in football Wednesday, inking Isaiah Crowell to his second-round tender. ESPN reported in March that at least three other teams inquire...More..

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Wizards turn up defense in rout

They have won three straight at home since, but had to rally from that 0-16 start to win Game 1. Scott Brooks , John Wall , and the whole Wizards team has continuously preached that when they play defens...More..

Wieters' 2-run single gives Nationals 7-6 win over Orioles
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Wieters' 2-run single gives Nationals 7-6 win over Orioles

Now Washington will try to even the season series at 2-2 against the best Baltimore pitcher. "We needed a win, we had played poorly the first two games all around, " Wieters said. "I tell you, Jayson Werth ...More..