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Cubs top Brewers, widen lead in NL Central

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In 2010 they even added the Crosstown Cup to the mix, but in reality the rivalry has kind of died down this past decade for several reasons. "I tried to keep the game close and tried to wait for the comeback". It was only the Cubs' third loss in 14 games since the All-Star break. Suter began the year pitching out of the Brewers bullpen, but started July in the rotation. Read More »

Gilles Muller in Atlanta Open semi final

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Isner set up a quarterfinal match at Atlantic Station against Slovakia's Lukas Lacko, a 6-3, 6-1 victor over sixth-seeded Donald Young. Saturday's other semi-final pits third seed Gilles Muller, coming off a Wimbledon quarter-final run and upset of Rafael Nadal , against U.S. Read More »

Robbie Lawler Outlasts Donald Cerrone, Dedicates Win To Matt Hughes

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Peña. The win is Lawler's first since losing his title to Tyron Woodley this time previous year, but the refused to demand a shot at his belt. Both fighters are fan favorites who have awesome highlight reels. In the third, Lawler came forward with a renewed intensity. Landing a few head kicks that caught Cerrone's attention. There were no complaints from Cerrone and Lawler used the in cage interview to speak to Hughes. Read More »

Royals win 9th in a row, out score Red Sox 4-2

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Vargas is winless in his last three starts and allowed a total of 14 runs and 22 hits in 12 2/3 innings during that span. Porcello's issue once again was giving up the long ball. Both players are set to be free agents after the season, meaning like Darvish, the Red Sox likely won't have to give up their top prospects to get either player. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo fastest at Hungary Grand Prix's first practice

Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia leaves the pit during the second free practice session at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, northeast of Budapest, Hungary, Friday July 28, 2017. "It's super-tight between Ferrari, Red Bull and ourselves at the top of the leaderboard, so it's looking like it will be an exciting weekend". "It is very unclear at the moment as to where we need to change the vehicle, so there is a lot of analysis that needs to go on and I'm hoping that tomorrow ... Read More »

Mikey Garcia Dominates Adrien Broner Over Twelve Rounds

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Garcia not throwing or landing much at the start. Garcia managed to take control from there though, and arguably took the next four rounds. After boos echoed around the arena, targeted at Broner's inactivity in the eighth round, the normally always supremely vibrant and animated Broner looked disconsolate as he made his way back to his corner. Read More »

Daniel Ricciardo fastest in practice for Hungarian F1 GP

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Sebastian Vettel (1:18,638), also of Ferrari , and Valtteri Bottas (1:18,656), Mercedes , have been the most effective after him. Although the 2014 Hungary GP champion needed just two laps to clock the best time of the morning session, he kept on for 29 more, as he drove not just fastest, but also more than any other driver , except for Hamilton and Sauber's Swedish Marcus Ericsson , with 31 laps each. Read More »

Volkan Oezdemir Has Jimi Manuwa Wrestling Ref In 22 Seconds

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Some handsome dirty boxing from Oezdemir was the beginning of the end, a short left hook rocking Manuwa and sending him backpedaling across the octagon. Daniel Cormier and Jon Jones throw down in the main event and Oezdemir wants a shot at the victor. Hammer fists from Volkan and this one is all over. Read More »

Arsene Wenger coy on Thomas Lemar reports

The striker posted a picture on Instagram on Friday with the one word caption 'sick.' He had been given permission to return to pre-season training late after helping Chile to the Confederations Cup final in Russian Federation. "I am responsible for the global policy of the club but for the players it is different". The former Gunners defender told Radio 5Live: "I think, [by] moving on from him before it's high and dry, there must still be something there". Read More »

5-star DE Stephen Herron commits to MI over Buckeyes, others

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Herron wasn't the only 2019 recruit to commit to MI on Saturday, as 4-star offensive line prospect Nolan Rumler announced his commitment to the Wolverines earlier in the morning, per 247 Sports . Herron is the No. 4 weak-side defensive end in the 247Sports composite ratings. Four-star OT Noah Rumler also committed to Michigan's 2019 class earlier in the day. Read More »

Mariners Log: M's miss opportunity in loss to Mets

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Conforto led off the third and eighth innings with solo homers, his 20th and 21st of the season. This resurgence came after the Mets blew a 4-0 lead. Jay Bruce, who is very aware that the Mets are shopping him around ahead of Monday's non-waiver trade deadline, is keeping up his end of the bargain. Read More »

Arsene Wenger sends fresh message to Arsenal fans about Alexis Sanchez

Sanchez was scheduled to return for pre-season training on Sunday after being given extra time to recover from his exploits at the Confederations Cup, but he is still in Chile suffering a bout of flu. However, with Cuadrado having only signed for Juventus in May for £17.3m, Arsenal may have to pay over the odds for a player who's past his prime, being 29-years-old. Read More »

Phil Taylor Accuses Michael Van Gerwen Of 'Ridiculous' Behaviour During World Matchplay

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Taylor also had some words for Sky Sports pundit Wayne Mardle. It was the 32-year-old Lewis who broke first and took a 3-1 lead, but Taylor came back nearly instantly to level the match at 3-3. Dan Dawson is at the Blackpool Winter Gardens looking ahead to Gurney's match... Wright didn't seem bothered though, and landed a stupendous 108 checkout, before Gurney responded to win the last leg before the interval to stay in touch at 9-6 down. Read More »

Dani Alves overtakes Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the medal stakes

Dani Alves had a dream competitive debut as Paris St Germain beat Monaco 2-1 to win French football's Trophee des Champions curtain-raiser for the fifth successive year. Unai Emery avoided questions about Neymar , but PSG's head coach acknowledged speculation about the future of midfielder Marco Verratti , who has been linked with Barcelona . Read More »

Klopp Boost: Liverpool Cleared To Sign £27m Brazilian

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Enjoy the bemused but happy faces of players who love Klopp too much to protest cycling everywhere, and some mildly creepy pictures of their afternoon dip. In an extensive interview with the club's website , Woodburn revealed that he relishes every matchday squad that he is a part of, and that nerves are the furthest thing from his mind when he takes to the field in front of the Anfield faithful. Read More »

Valverde: Neymar happy amid PSG speculation

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On Wednesday night, United lost an global friendly to Barcelona 1-0 in Washington D.C. That night Pogba was photographed with two of Barca's superstars, Neymar and Lionel Messi. The Brazil forward has been strongly linked with a move to Paris Saint-Germain, but the Barca head coach dismissed talks of a move away from the Nou Camp. Read More »

Roland-Jones rips through South Africa

Keaton Jennings was 34 not out with Tom Westley on 28, but Jennings was lucky to be there. That period highlighted just how important stomach bug victim Vernon Philander is to South Africa's attack. Yet he will surely now retain his place for next week's final Test at Old Trafford. In his Third Test as captain, Joe Root made a fearless call, pulling England's record Test wicket-taker Jimmy Anderson out of the attack after he had bowled only three overs, and throwing the ball to ... Read More »

Dani Alves leads PSG to French Super Cup win vs. Monaco

But it was Alves who stole the show as he equalised with a free kick after 51 minutes and then set up a decisive pass for Adrien Rabiot's 63rd-minute victor. But Monaco went ahead when summer signing Youri Tielemans freed Sidibe and the France global kept his composure to chip the ball over the advancing Areola. Read More »

Manchester United will make another approach for Chelsea's Nemanja Matic

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The Red Devils have been heavily linked with a move to sign the Serbia global in recent months as Jose Mourinho looks to bolster his defensive midfield options. It's stated in the newspaper that Juventus have conceded defeat in the race to sign Matic and have now turned their attention to landing Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi instead. Read More »

Reince Priebus out as chief of staff, John Kelly in

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He was said to be frustrated over an alleged strategy by Mr Trump's lawyers to discredit or curb the investigation. But then there were rumblings Mr Trump had structured the White House in a way that seemed to undermine Mr Priebus's authority from day one. Read More »

Hamilton and Raikkonen in hunt for Hungaroring records - Hungarian GP in numbers

The triple champion had been hoping to match Michael Schumacher's all-time pole record with his sixth in Hungary , a circuit where he has won five times already, and had set the fastest lap of the second phase of qualifying. "We may have a shot at actually fighting for big points this weekend", he said. "The vehicle was very hard to drive and Lewis wasn't able to put one single lap together". Read More »

Man Utd launch Ander Herrera contract talks

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In news that will excite fans, the Telegraph's report notes that "Herrera sees his long-term future at Old Trafford and his eagerness to extend his contract is shared by United". The 27-year-old La Roja midfielder played 50 games in all competitions under the management of Jose Mourinho last season, scored 2 goals and provided no fewer than 11 assists. Read More »

Antonio Conte Names His Dream £100 Million Striker

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is a "big fan" of Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose , according to The Mail . It was a natural step up for the attacking midfielder following a fine season in the Championship, where he spent the first half of the season with Rotherham before joining Huddersfield to supercharge their Premier League promotion bid. Read More »

Tottenham Hotspur Star Confirms No Progress On New Contract

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Tottenham have been claimed to want to tie Alderweireld down on a new contract in order to remove the clause, but the defender says there has been no progress on a new deal. Alderweireld, meanwhile, now takes home around £50,000-per-week on the same contract he agreed when arriving in north London from Atletico Madrid back in July 2015. Read More »

Geoffrey Kondogbia scores the GREATEST own goal of all time against Chelsea

Inter goalkeeper Daniele Padelli , who had no chance and held out his hands in astonishment, shrugged off the embarrassing mishap, saying afterwards it was merely "unlucky". That approach went against the west Londoners, however, when Cesar Azpilicueta received a harsh-looking penalty for a foul on Jovetic on the brink of half-time, with the referee dismissing Chelsea's protests. Read More »