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US Open 2017: Injury forces Kyle Edmund to retire against Denis Shapovalov US Open 2017: Injury forces Kyle Edmund to retire against Denis Shapovalov
- September 02, 2017

He will play Spain's Pablo Carreno Busta for a place in the quarter-finals. He had his chances in the second and third sets against Carreno Busta but admitted he struggled to focus, allowing himself to be distracted by a number of disputed line calls among other things. (more...)
Trentin gets 3rd stage win at Vuelta, Froome keeps lead Trentin gets 3rd stage win at Vuelta, Froome keeps lead
- September 02, 2017

However, stage 13's flat 198.4-kilometre route from Coin to Tomares produced a significantly less eventful four and a half hours of action. "It's incredible", Trentin, who also won stages four and 10, was quoted as saying by BBC Sport . Froome crossed the line seconds later, with his other title rivals. Orica-Scott's Esteban Chaves of Colombia is just over two minutes behind Froome. (more...)
Nadal faces Daniel for first time at US Open
- September 02, 2017

I was thinking "let's keep going and hopefully I'm going to convert one of these". "I'm going to work tomorrow to find better feelings and I really believe I'm going to do it much better". Federer has been taken to five sets in both his first two matches at Flushing Meadows, with the night session on Thursday delayed by his latest struggle against Mikhail Youzhny . (more...)
Federer, Nadal into third round at US Open Federer, Nadal into third round at US Open
- September 02, 2017

The Swiss star, a five-time former champion in Flushing Meadows, once again needed five sets to secure the win against two-time former semi-finalist Youzhny. "Because I wasn't feeling it so much at some stage all of a sudden, it came through fighting". Medical treatment for cramping is not allowed. "[My back is] better than the first round, so I'm happy", Federer said afterwards. (more...)
Angels close to trading for Justin Upton, per report Angels close to trading for Justin Upton, per report
- September 02, 2017

Upton will join an Angels team that is just one game back of the second wild card spot and two behind the Yankees. Rosenthal reports that Upton told the Tigers that he would opt out of his contract for 2018 since the Tigers are in rebuild mode for the future. (more...)
QB Brock Osweiler released by Browns QB Brock Osweiler released by Browns
- September 02, 2017

Zac Jackson of The Athletic first reported the news, and Adam Schefter and Ian Rapoport confirmed it shortly afterwards. Osweiler was battling for a roster spot with the Browns after being traded by the Houston Texans . Although the Texans only received a 2017 fourth-round pick in return, they were able to get rid of Osweiler's hefty contract. Osweiler now becomes one of many players that will hope to get signed by another team as rosters are finalized leading up to the start of ... (more...)
Saints Receiver Willie Snead Suspended Three Games for Violating Substance Abuse Policy Saints Receiver Willie Snead Suspended Three Games for Violating Substance Abuse Policy
- September 02, 2017

The suspension was originally set at four games, but was reduced by one following an appeal. Snead, 24, has been a solid contributor for the Saints for the past two seasons. Michael Thomas is still the No. 1 option. New Orleans went 2-2 in the preseason, and is set to open the 2017 campaign on the road against the Minnesota Vikings during Monday Night Football on September 11. (more...)
Ohio State Football Program To Donate $10000 To Hurricane Harvey Relief Ohio State Football Program To Donate $10000 To Hurricane Harvey Relief
- September 02, 2017

OSU will be coming into the game with an additional fire, knowing they were embarrassed their last time out when they failed to score against Clemson in the playoffs. They have to call plays. "I'll just throw the ball down second-and-one, third-and-six, on goal". As you go back and look at how they performed previous year, they hung 63 on Maryland and beat Nebraska by 60-something. (more...)
National Football League reinstates Steelers WR Martavis Bryant after year-long suspension National Football League reinstates Steelers WR Martavis Bryant after year-long suspension
- September 02, 2017

In August, the National Football League announced that the third-year pass-catcher was permitted to participate in all preseason activities, including practices and games. As a result, Bryant missed the first few weeks of training camp before eventually being allowed to attend the Steelers' slate of preseason activities this summer. (more...)
Conor McGregor's First Statement Since Losing To Floyd Is All Class Conor McGregor's First Statement Since Losing To Floyd Is All Class
- September 02, 2017

I always told him he was not a fighter but a boxer. He got hit one time and it was like 'throw us me lucky charms! his fists are so malicious!' I've got to agree with Triple H here in the sense that a lot of the MayMac beef, trash-talk and rivalry seemed to be fabricated and scripted much like the WWE...well, except for the actual fight. (more...)
ISRO's launch of navigation satellite fails ISRO's launch of navigation satellite fails
- September 02, 2017

India's mission to place a navigation satellite into space failed on Thursday after the spacecraft carrying it suffered a technical fault on the final leg after a flawless launch. This satellite will serve as a replacement to the IRNSS-1A, all three of whose atomic clocks have failed. India is aiming to build its own global positioning system like the United States' GPS, Russia's GLONASS , Europe's Galileo and China's Beidou systems. (more...)
Angels get slugging OF Justin Upton in deal with Tigers
- September 02, 2017

Upton is slashing.279/.362/.542 this season with 28 home runs. Detroit gets pitcher Grayson Long back in the deal. Long, a third-round draft pick out of Texas A&M in 2015, has spent most of this season with the Mobile BayBears, the Angels' Double-A affiliate in Alabama. (more...)
Leicester confirm Adrien Silva deal, subject to clearance Leicester confirm Adrien Silva deal, subject to clearance
- September 02, 2017

Leicester made their move for Silva on deadline-day afternoon, when it became clear Chelsea were finally prepared to pay the £35m asking price for Danny Drinkwater, and a deal was agreed with Sporting in four hours. He has earned 20 caps for Portugal. He is the seventh signing for Leicester after Vicente Iborra Sevilla, Harry Maguire and Eldin Jakupovic from Hull City, George Thomas from Coventry City, Kelechi Iheanacho from Manchester City and Aleksander Dragovic from Bayer Leverkusen (on ... (more...)
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Sale Analysis Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (NYSE:BMY) Sale Analysis
- September 02, 2017

The Wealthtrust Fairport Llc holds 4,257 shares with $249,000 value, down from 9,756 last quarter. The correct version of this article can be accessed at https://baseballnewssource.com/markets/smith-moore-co-reduces-stake-in-bristol-myers-squibb-company-bmy/1566783.html. (more...)
Seahawks trade Jermaine Kearse to NY Jets Seahawks trade Jermaine Kearse to NY Jets
- September 02, 2017

Richardson, 26, has spent his entire four-year career with the Jets. He's due to make $7.2 million the next two years. A one game suspension was served by Richarson a year ago after an arrest stemming from a traffic violation and resisting arrest in 2015. (more...)
English clubs smash spending record in £1.4 billion splurge English clubs smash spending record in £1.4 billion splurge
- September 01, 2017

Watford's net spending of £41 million was the highest compared with income at 44%. Manchester City spent the most money on recruitment, forking out nearly £220m on new players. Promoted clubs Brighton and Hove Albion, Huddersfield and Newcastle United spent a combined £101.7 million, almost five times more than last season's new boys. (more...)
Ty Sambrailo Reportedly Traded to Falcons; Broncos Receive 5th-Round Draft Pick Ty Sambrailo Reportedly Traded to Falcons; Broncos Receive 5th-Round Draft Pick
- September 01, 2017

Sambrailo showed he could be a versatile player in his time in Denver, but he struggled with injuries since joining the Broncos as a second-round pick in 2015. But Sambrailo's future was in question long before when first-year head coach Vance Joseph and offensive coordinator Mike McCoy changed the blocking scheme, requiring linemen to play both power and zone, and often multiple positions. (more...)
"I have a lot to learn at Paris Saint-Germain" — Kylian Mbappe
- September 01, 2017

A week later, it was understood an agreement had been reached for PSG to pay Monaco €180m (£165m) next summer for Mbappe , with no other player involved. Leicester's unsettled Riyad Mahrez could also be a late target for a Spanish club . Wilfred Bony left Manchester City to return to previous club Swansea for £12 million, as well as Tottenham signing Spanish Striker Fernando Llorente from Swansea for £13 million. (more...)
'Won the lot' - Roberts urges Tottenham to complete deal for PL ace 'Won the lot' - Roberts urges Tottenham to complete deal for PL ace
- September 01, 2017

Spurs agreed a fee with Swansea of close to £15million as well as a two-year contract with the Spain global signing just prior to the window closing on Thursday evening. Meanwhile, Swansea moved quickly to replace him with the capture of Ivorian striker Wilfried Bony from Manchester City . The 26-year-old has regularly been touted as a possible target for Real Madrid in recent years but the attacker appears to be fully committed at Chelsea . (more...)
£24m Barcelona star & Red Devils target nearing return to Turkey £24m Barcelona star & Red Devils target nearing return to Turkey
- September 01, 2017

Having failed to agree a deal with Liverpool for Philippe Coutinho , Barcelona will make a move on Mesut Ozil . The former's controversial deal with PSG has drawn ire from most of Europe's leading clubs while the latter turned down a move to Arsenal yesterday which had a knock-on effect in the upper echelons of the Premier League. (more...)