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Rick Porcello threw an immaculate inning against the Rays Rick Porcello threw an immaculate inning against the Rays
- August 11, 2017

Gary Sanchez and Didi Gregorius each hit their 18th home runs of the season as NY won for the third time in four games since a four-game losing streak. He finished 2 for 4 with four RBIs. In the seventh, he allowed a single and a walk before being pulled. Vance Worley (2-2) beat the Nationals for the second time in nine days. (more...)
Stars become first Texas team to publicly oppose 'bathroom bill' Stars become first Texas team to publicly oppose 'bathroom bill'
- August 11, 2017

On Wednesday, the Dallas Stars took a formal stance against the "bathroom bill", the anti-transgender legislation proposed in the Republican-controlled Texas Senate aiming to establish restrictions on bathroom usage based exclusively on "biological sex". (more...)
Mourinho Determined to Agree 4th Man Utd Signing - $65million Star Push Expected Mourinho Determined to Agree 4th Man Utd Signing - $65million Star Push Expected
- August 11, 2017

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho ensured one young fan had a night to remember in Macedonia as he presented the youngster with his runners-up medal after the final whistle of the UEFA Super Cup Final. He has put his trust in me and in my work, and I was very grateful to him. Since moving to Stamford Bridge Willian has become an important part of the squad and has made a total of 182 appearances where he scored 31 goals and provided 27 assists across all competitions. (more...)
Tiger Woods Confirms He And Kristin Smith Are No Longer Dating Tiger Woods Confirms He And Kristin Smith Are No Longer Dating
- August 11, 2017

No alcohol was found in his system. One day after his legal team entered a plea of not guilty to the DUI charge stemming from a traffic stop over Memorial Day weekend, Woods took to Twitter on Thursday to set the record straight about his personal life. (more...)
National Football League to begin employing full-time game officials National Football League to begin employing full-time game officials
- August 11, 2017

The program will permit current officials who wish to transition to a full-time role the opportunity to apply. That effectively makes it a one-year experiment to determine how - and if - full-time officials can improve the department's effectiveness. (more...)
New York Knicks NBA Trade and Roster Rumors: Team Signs Michael Beasley New York Knicks NBA Trade and Roster Rumors: Team Signs Michael Beasley
- August 11, 2017

Which is why Cousins has been trying to recruit the top players on the trade block right now - one whom happens to be the New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony . The Knicks and Rockets had reportedly been exploring three- and four-team trades because Houston is looking to move power forward Ryan Anderson , who is owed $61.3 million over the next three seasons - a contract the Knicks, who are now only about $1.5 million under the salary cap, would rather not take on. (more...)
NBA Schedule 2017-18: League Releases Opening-Week and Christmas Day Games NBA Schedule 2017-18: League Releases Opening-Week and Christmas Day Games
- August 11, 2017

As for Christmas Day, there will once again be five games, with the festivities tipping off at noon ET at Madison Square Garden, where the New York Knicks will host the up-and-coming Philadelphia 76ers . The Rockets will then meet the Thunder in Oklahoma City in the night's penultimate game at 8 p.m. ET (ABC). Fans in Houston, Philadelphia and Oakland will get a chance to see both their pro basketball and football teams play on Christmas. (more...)
Shocking! Indian wrestler dies of electrocution inside a stadium in Ranchi Shocking! Indian wrestler dies of electrocution inside a stadium in Ranchi
- August 11, 2017

He was later taken to nearby hospital where doctors declared him brought dead. He was electrocuted while trying to pump out water from water-logged stadium. The situation of the stadium is pathetic and the building is in ruins. The stadium is said to be in shambles and rainwater flooded it routinely at the beginning of monsoon. (more...)
Crystal Palace loan Fosu-Mensah from Man Utd Crystal Palace loan Fosu-Mensah from Man Utd
- August 11, 2017

Frank de Boer was aware of the need for defensive reinforcements and did have a tentative interest in Daley Blind and is delighted to be reunited with his fellow former Ajax man, adding: 'Timothy is a player who has great pace and incredible physical ability. (more...)
NBA Live 18 Launches on September 15, Pre-Order to Save $20 NBA Live 18 Launches on September 15, Pre-Order to Save $20
- August 11, 2017

Create your player and become a legend in The League and The Streets. The "groundbreaking" NBA Live 18 demo launches tomorrow, August 11, for PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live members. The One will also feature weekly Live Events, which are goals that deliver unlockable rewards. All progress made in the demo will transfer over to the full game. (more...)
Ronda Rousey reportedly training for pro wrestling career with WWE Ronda Rousey reportedly training for pro wrestling career with WWE
- August 11, 2017

Rousey's contract details with UFC have been kept under wraps, so who knows whether this happen anytime soon, but considering how much Ronda's stock has dropped by over the past year, it wouldn't surprise me if we saw her time with the UFC end sooner rather than later. (more...)
Nemanja Matic: 'Romelu Lukaku will score plenty of goals' Nemanja Matic: 'Romelu Lukaku will score plenty of goals'
- August 10, 2017

The only clues provided on Wednesday night was the silhouette of the mystery man and some choice quotes from the piece revealing that the player would be prepared to leave the club, feels the club needs to buy more "world-class players" and, perhaps unsurprisingly, he'd like to win some trophies. (more...)
William Byron to replace Kasey Kahne at Hendrick Motorsports William Byron to replace Kasey Kahne at Hendrick Motorsports
- August 10, 2017

Byron signed a multi-year contract with Hendrick in 2016 after he set a NASCAR national series record with Kyle Busch Motorsports, winning seven races in his first season as a full-time Camping World Truck Series driver. There had been speculation that perhaps Matt Kenseth , Kurt Busch or even Carl Edwards would join NASCAR's top team in a short-term role to give Byron enough time to get ready, but it appears Rick Hendrick is already convinced. (more...)
'Jolly LLB 2' actor passes away after long battle with cancer 'Jolly LLB 2' actor passes away after long battle with cancer
- August 10, 2017

His last rites will be held today. The 54-year-old has reportedly been suffering from kidney and lung cancer since 2014. He is suffering from lung cancer and was not keeping well for a long time as he had breathing difficulties. As per the several media reports the actor was also facing some financial crisis. Panchal had a long struggle with cancer and little resources to fight the battle."Brothers, please help me, I have cancer, your artiste, Sitaram Panchal ", he had written. (more...)
S. African minister granted bail in assault case S. African minister granted bail in assault case
- August 10, 2017

His comments come after recurring concerns that Manana was receiving preferential treatment. Manana is accused of assaulting a woman in a Johannesburg nightclub at the weekend‚ and the delay in arresting him attracted criticism on Wednesday from former public protector Thuli Madonsela. (more...)
Brooks Koepka bloodies marshal with his drive at US PGA Championship Brooks Koepka bloodies marshal with his drive at US PGA Championship
- August 10, 2017

The American signed a glove for the man, but still went on to make bogey at the par-four hole, the beginning of the Charlotte course's famed "Green Mile" stretch. The Australian world No.7 is paired in the marquee group with world No.1 Dustin Johnson and 2016 British Open victor Henrik Stenson. Johnson and last week's WGC-Bridgestone Invitational victor Hideki Matsuyama headline a logjam of players tied for the lead at one-under-par early on day one. (more...)
Alexis Sanchez wanted at PSG by Neymar, Dani Alves
- August 10, 2017

You've got a £50m budget to pick 11 players, with all the biggest new signings ready and raring to go ahead of a mouthwatering new Premier League campaign. He is out for a while - two weeks or one more week. The report also states that PSG sporting director Antero Henrique remains in contact with Sanchez's agent, but that talks between the pair have "intensified" in recent days. (more...)
Rory McIlroy leads plaudits for Jordan Spieth ahead of PGA Championship Rory McIlroy leads plaudits for Jordan Spieth ahead of PGA Championship
- August 10, 2017

Only five other players have won all four modern majors - Gene Sarazen , Ben Hogan , Gary Player , Nicklaus and Woods. "I guess, yeah, I've been approached from a lot of different areas", McIlroy said on Tuesday. More money has been bet on Spieth to win the tournament than any other golfer, by a wide margin, at William Hill's sportsbook. He holed a 50-foot birdie putt to tie for the lead with two holes to go at St. (more...)
Willian continues to live out Chelsea dream as Mourinho interest rebuffed again Willian continues to live out Chelsea dream as Mourinho interest rebuffed again
- August 10, 2017

Watch the Premier League launch live from 8am to 11am on Wednesday and tune in to the Friday Night Football curtain-raiser - Arsenal v Leicester - on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Main Event . He said: "That Matic move will strengthen United , but I still feel they are short in a lot of areas, and Man City at the moment are in pole position to win the league". (more...)
Swansea and Everton hope to end Gylfi Sigurdsson transfer saga 'soon' Swansea and Everton hope to end Gylfi Sigurdsson transfer saga 'soon'
- August 10, 2017

I spoke about [it being] really soon last weekend. The former Tottenham star has barely featured in Swansea's pre-season schedule due to the ongoing speculation over his future, and Clement confirmed that he will be not included in his squad for their Premier League opener against Southampton on Saturday (12 August). (more...)