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Relief for Kejriwal, AAP wins Bawana bypoll Relief for Kejriwal, AAP wins Bawana bypoll
- August 28, 2017

Bawana bypoll was necessitated after the resignation of Ved Prakash as the legislator in March. AAP's Ram Chandra, BJP's Ved Prakash and the Congress's Surender Kumar are in fray in Bawana. It also lost the elections to the Municipal Corporation of Delhi, something it was expected to win given the party's focus on local issues and its strong organization at local levels in Delhi. (more...)
Rojas' walk-off sac fly in 11th gives Marlins win over Padres Rojas' walk-off sac fly in 11th gives Marlins win over Padres
- August 28, 2017

His 17th homer in August tied him for the second-most in major league history in the month, behind Rudy York's 18 in 1937. NOTES: SS Miguel Rojas, who rested one day after his first career walk-off RBI, said his Marlins are "coming for Arizona and Colorado", the teams Miami is chasing in the wild-card race. (more...)
Park Sung-Hyun wins Canadian Pacific Women's Open title Park Sung-Hyun wins Canadian Pacific Women's Open title
- August 28, 2017

Park shot a 7-under 64 to finish at 13-under par to win the CP Women's Open on Sunday, five weeks after winning the U.S. Women's Open. Broch Larsen and American Mo Martin had been co-leaders at 10-under to start the day. "I just stayed really patient because I've been hitting the ball really well all week, but not many putts were falling", she admitted. "I feel a little nervous when I play in the last group", she said. (more...)
Arsenal handed Sanchez boost ahead of Liverpool trip Arsenal handed Sanchez boost ahead of Liverpool trip
- August 28, 2017

And Lacazette, having been handed the goalscoring responsibilities, and the No. 9 shirt, has vowed to continue finding the back of the net to help bring further silverware to the Emirates. Writing in his column for Sky Sports , Merson said: "I've got to go for Liverpool here". When Liverpool and Arsenal won titles regularly, both clubs were air-tight at the back. (more...)
Vontaze Burfict Suspended 5 Games for Playing too Rough! Vontaze Burfict Suspended 5 Games for Playing too Rough!
- August 28, 2017

According to ESPN.com, the hard-hitting linebacker is facing a five-game suspension for an illegal hit on Chiefs fullback Anthony Sherman in the team's second preseason game on August 19. "The Club will support Vontaze in the appeal process". He's also totaled fines of nearly $800,000 over his five-year career so far, and could lose $882,353 if his five-game suspension is upheld. (more...)
Murray pulls out of US Open due to hip injury Murray pulls out of US Open due to hip injury
- August 28, 2017

I have been practising here and competitive in practice when I'm not moving close to how I can when I'm healthy. He's reached at least the semi-finals of all three other Slams, and avoiding a potential quarter-final clash with Murray this certainly seems like the flawless opportunity to match those efforts in NY. (more...)
Doolittle limits damage for save, Nats split DH with Mets Doolittle limits damage for save, Nats split DH with Mets
- August 28, 2017

The 24-year-old is making his third start since rejoining the team on August 16 and surrendered a total of three earned runs and nine hits in 11 2/3 innings since his return. Lagares, quickly backing up Taijeron, grabbed the ball and threw to second baseman Asdrubal Cabrera , who relayed a strike to catcher Travis d'Arnaud in time to get Jackson as he made a headfirst slide into home. (more...)
Injured WR Cam Meredith leaves Bears game on cart Injured WR Cam Meredith leaves Bears game on cart
- August 28, 2017

Linebacker Wesley Woodyard came to finish off the tackle and Meredith's leg planted and bent in a way you never want it to bend. As a rookie back in 2015, Meredith only caught 11 passes for 120 yards and zero scores over the course of 11 regular-season games. (more...)
Frank de Boer critical of Crystal Palace's lack of courage Frank de Boer critical of Crystal Palace's lack of courage
- August 28, 2017

The former Ajax and Internazionale manager was appointed in late June to succeed Sam Allardyce at Selhurst Park after a month-long selection process headed by the chairman, Steve Parish, and with the input of Palace's American major shareholders, David Blitzer and Josh Harris. (more...)
Rojo boosts United with return to training
- August 28, 2017

United registered their second 4-0 win in as many games with an emphatic win against Swansea on Saturday and the Red Devils are now top of the league. Ryan Giggs has admitted that he has been delighted by Henrikh Mkhitaryan's strong start to the new season at Manchester United, according to The Sport Review . (more...)
Cavs Rumors: Cavaliers Targeting Two Young Players From Celtics Cavs Rumors: Cavaliers Targeting Two Young Players From Celtics
- August 28, 2017

It is being reported by Bleacher Report that the trade may wind up being voided after being consummated. Boston Globe reporter Adam Himmelsbach said that a source told him that an attempt to renegotiate the trade would be the most likely option if the Cavaliers deem that Thomas isn't healthy enough to pass a physical. (more...)
GP Belgique: Hamilton résiste à Vettel GP Belgique: Hamilton résiste à Vettel
- August 28, 2017

Perez (Mex, Force India) 9. Hulkenberg (All, Renault) 8. Le Français était derrière Nico Hülkenberg avant son accrochage avec Sergio Pérez. Le Mexicain mais aussi Fernando Alonso (McLaren) et Pascal Wehrlein (Sauber) ont dû abandonner. Au 12é tour Lewis HAMILTON s'arrête et chausse des gommes tendres. Fin du régime " safety car " au 34é tour pour encore 11 tours de stratégies différenciées entre FERRARI et MERCEDES. (more...)
India vs St Kitts & Nevis Tri-Nation tournament 2017 India vs St Kitts & Nevis Tri-Nation tournament 2017
- August 28, 2017

They drew with Mauritius the other night. Mauritius' goal-scorer Sarah terrorized the St. Kitts backline throughout, nearly putting the game to bed with a long-range effort that was parried away by Jamal. That has led to some gaps in communication between them and the goalkeeper Subrata Pal, who has replaced the Gurpreet Singh Sandhu in this tournament. (more...)
Cubs on wrong end of confusing triple play Cubs on wrong end of confusing triple play
- August 28, 2017

Hendricks and the Cubs, however, rebounded in a big way as they pounded the Phillies Saturday 17-2. Oh as if all those bombs aren't enough, Hoskins, who isn't a natural outfielder, managed to turn a triple play today, the first since Eric Bruntlett nearly 10 years ago. (more...)
This is why Arsenal don't want to sell Alexis Sanchez this summer This is why Arsenal don't want to sell Alexis Sanchez this summer
- August 28, 2017

He is at the stage of his career where he needs to play and I can't guarantee him that today. Sanchez is likely not going to be fit enough to start the match given his lack of involvment over pre-season, but the news will be a huge boost for Arsenal fans who know just how essential the player is to the team. (more...)
Bears WR Cameron Meredith suffers gruesome knee injury Bears WR Cameron Meredith suffers gruesome knee injury
- August 28, 2017

Hopefully, somehow, Meredith's injury isn't as severe as the initial reporting would indicate, but either way, it's very unfortunate. Meredith's exit came in the final minute of the first quarter. Chicago's subpar offense can ill afford a major injury, and now it looks like they are faced with exactly that. Meredith, a third-year player from Illinois State, was supposed to be the Bears' top receiving target this season. (more...)
Texans switch travel plans as Tropical Storm Harvey wreaks havoc Texans switch travel plans as Tropical Storm Harvey wreaks havoc
- August 28, 2017

We want to get home, been on the road and all that but it is what it is. "We will make plans, probably, to head to Dallas and go from there for the rest of the week". Almost stationary rain bands associated with the remnants of Hurricane Harvey have resulted in incredible amounts of rain in Southeast Texas, including downtown Houston . (more...)
Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez in line to face Liverpool Arsene Wenger: Alexis Sanchez in line to face Liverpool
- August 28, 2017

Before Arsenal's defeat at Anfield in March, Sánchez was dropped when he stormed out of a training session and was involved in a slanging match with team-mates. Sanchez has one year left on his current deal at the Emirates, and with speculation surrounding his future still rife, Wenger is remaining firm with his stance. (more...)
US Open Womens Tennis Tips, Odds and Preview US Open Womens Tennis Tips, Odds and Preview
- August 28, 2017

There are just so many factors, especially with it being the last Grand Slam. It makes for an intriguing sub-plot but Pliskova is trying to put it out of her mind as she focuses on going one better than previous year, when she reached her first grand slam final . (more...)
Jets' Bryce Petty avoids serious injury: Could he play against Eagles? Jets' Bryce Petty avoids serious injury: Could he play against Eagles?
- August 28, 2017

Petty seems a longshot to win the Jets' quarterback competition, which is expected to end in the coming days. The injury occurred when teammate Ben Braden rolled onto it. And if Hackenberg's stats don't cement his status in the QB room, his game tape sure will. Petty , in his third season with the Jets, played in 6 games past year, starting 4. (more...)