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Former US Open champion Marin Cilin knocked out Former US Open champion Marin Cilin knocked out
- September 02, 2017

Shapovalov, 18, remained on track to potentially grab the chance after Kyle Edmund retired during their clash, which the Canadian was leading. Shapovalov became the youngest man to reach the fourth round at the US Open since Michael Chang in 1989. (more...)
Venus sails into US Open fourth round Venus sails into US Open fourth round
- September 02, 2017

Venus Williams of the United States celebrates her win against Maria Sakkari of Greece during their third round match. Should the same ball boy be on court for that one, he'll certainly be keeping an eye out whenever she steps up to the baseline to serve. (more...)
US Open round-up from day five US Open round-up from day five
- September 02, 2017

Next up for Sharapova is 16th seed Anastasija Sevastova, who beat Donna Vekic 6-2 6-3. In June the two-time Wimbledon champion won her second comeback event following the horrific knife attack on her at the end of past year, but she arrived here at the US Open having failed to win two matches in a row in any of her previous five tournaments. (more...)
Rangers to fly to Dallas on Sunday, series at Houston in doubt Rangers to fly to Dallas on Sunday, series at Houston in doubt
- September 02, 2017

Some Astros fans wore orange T-shirts, one Rangers fan showed up wearing a Dak Prescott football jersey, and a handful of people showed up in Tampa Bay Rays gear. Major League Baseball and the Astros are going to have to make the best of, what is for the team, an unfortunate situation, and for the city they hail from, a disaster. (more...)
Chelsea include Diego Costa in Premier League squad Chelsea include Diego Costa in Premier League squad
- September 02, 2017

With the Spanish window shutting at midnight on Friday, it will be interesting to see whether or not a deal can be brokered between the two sides, with Atletico allegedly being the ony club Costa would be willing to move to. One issue Chelsea have of course is the fact that Atleti can not actually register players before the January transfer widow due to their ban. Costa himself will sit in exile in Brazil and ignore Chelsea's attempts to bring him back to the club - and that of course ... (more...)
#DeadlineDay: Chelsea Signs Zappacosta From Torino #DeadlineDay: Chelsea Signs Zappacosta From Torino
- September 02, 2017

Sky Sports claims that the Blues will pay £23m, plus add-ons, for the 25-year-old. He jetted into west London for a medical on Thursday and, with all of the formalities completed, Torino confirmed that he has now linked up with the reigning Premier League champions. (more...)
Johnson full of confidence after ending drought Johnson full of confidence after ending drought
- September 02, 2017

The world No 1 also birdied 13 and 15 either side of a rare lapse on the 14th green as he three-putted from 30 feet, and he then drilled a sublime 220-yard six-iron to four feet at the 18th to set up an eagle which took him to four under at the turn. (more...)
Convoy carrying Islamic State fighters retreats deeper into Syria: US general Convoy carrying Islamic State fighters retreats deeper into Syria: US general
- September 02, 2017

The operation in the barrens of Qara has enabled the army to clear the entire borderline with Lebanon . Following the strain of ISIS militants' losses on Syrian-Lebanese border, Hezbollah leader Nasrallah made a deal with jihadists in order to receive the remains of nine soldiers taken prisoner by ISIS in 2014, allowing them safe passage across Syria to ISIS-held territory. (more...)
Injured Tennessee LB Darrin Kirkland Jr. to miss entire year Injured Tennessee LB Darrin Kirkland Jr. to miss entire year
- September 02, 2017

Richmond has been suspended for violation of team rules, Jones announced this week. Kirkland, a junior, suffered a torn meniscus that resulted in surgery on Wednesday. Kirkland already was known to be unavailable for up to the first six weeks of the season - and possibly the season - after suffering the non-contact injury last Friday. (more...)
Is Senior Housing Properties Trust (SNHNL)'s Triple EMA Building Momentum?
- September 02, 2017

The stock has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of $22.20. The rating was maintained by M Partners with "Sell" on Wednesday, August 12. The return on equity ratio or ROE stands at 3.7 percent while most common profitability ratio return on investment (ROI) was 4.4 percent. The stock of Owens-Illinois Inc (NYSE:OI) has "Neutral" rating given on Friday, October 30 by Credit Suisse. (more...)
Dante Pettis shows off speed for Washington on punt return TD Dante Pettis shows off speed for Washington on punt return TD
- September 02, 2017

Browning finished 17-for-30 for 284 yards, 203 of which came in the second half. The No. 8 Washington Huskies kickoff their 2017 campaign on Friday night with a trip to the East Coast to take on Chris Ash and his Rutgers Scarlet Knights. (more...)
Harvey aftermath: 13000 rescued, Houston imposes night curfew to prevent looting Harvey aftermath: 13000 rescued, Houston imposes night curfew to prevent looting
- September 02, 2017

Many had been rescued by strangers with boats, who had rescued so many that they themselves had lost count. A police statement said the woman pulled her vehicle into a theater parking lot about 3:35 p.m. "Don't come to Houston because you're going to be caught", Acevedo said, adding. President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, inspected the indescribable damage and rescue work in southeastern Texas Tuesday. (more...)
Arsenal Mulling Man City's New Alexis Bid While Negotiating for Lemar Arsenal Mulling Man City's New Alexis Bid While Negotiating for Lemar
- September 02, 2017

They are looking to send the likes of Lucas Perez and Joel Campbell on loan in a bid to meet the new rules, which only allow for overspend if a club can show that it comes as a result of increased commercial or matchday revenue, or player sales. (more...)
Jimbo Fisher outlines formula to beat Alabama Jimbo Fisher outlines formula to beat Alabama
- September 02, 2017

Florida State , No. 3 in the preseason AP Poll, is set to kick off against No. 1 Alabama at 8 p.m. E.T. on ABC Saturday. Florida State players were unavailable to the media after practice Wednesday and remain so the rest of the week, so it's unclear how much he participated in practice. (more...)
Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACOR) Trading Volume Significantly Higher
- September 02, 2017

Other research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. BidaskClub upgraded Acorda Therapeutics from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a report on Friday, July 7th. Also, Director Lorin Randall sold 10,000 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of $21.57, for a total value of $215,700.00. (more...)
Seattle Seahawks reportedly looking to trade WR Jermaine Kearse Seattle Seahawks reportedly looking to trade WR Jermaine Kearse
- September 02, 2017

Kearse has been a starting receiver for the Seahawks for each of the past four seasons. Seattle will open the regular season on September 10 when the team travels to take on the Green Bay Packers, where it may or may not still have Kearse available at its disposal. (more...)
US 0-2 Costa Rica US 0-2 Costa Rica
- September 02, 2017

Dempsey twice came off the bench in the Gold Cup knockout stage and provided the spark as the USA won the trophy earlier this summer. The victory, combined with a loss to Mexico last fall, marks the first time the USA has lost two home games in the same qualifying cycle since 1957. (more...)
Thomas Lemar - Liverpool prepared to shatter their transfer record Thomas Lemar - Liverpool prepared to shatter their transfer record
- September 02, 2017

Now the question over who will join Oxlade-Chamberlain at Liverpool hangs in the air, with Van Dijk's enduring links with a move to Anfield continuing throughout this summer. Chased by a number of elite Premier League clubs - especially Manchester United, Arsenal , Liverpool and Manchester City - the two helped Monaco win a Ligue 1 title last season, and reach the Champions League semi-finals. (more...)
US Open: Rafael Nadal takes first step towards Roger Federer showdown US Open: Rafael Nadal takes first step towards Roger Federer showdown
- September 02, 2017

But perhaps it wasn't too surprising after Kerber played so poorly following her breakthrough 2016, when she also won the Australian Open and lost to Serena Williams in the Wimbledon final before ascending to No 1 with her victory here. The top seed in NY wrestled top spot off Andy Murray in the build-up to the event at Flushing Meadows before the Scot pulled out of the final Grand Slam of 2017 due to a hip injury. (more...)
Austin Davis leads game-winning drive as Seahawks beat Raiders, 17-13 Austin Davis leads game-winning drive as Seahawks beat Raiders, 17-13
- September 02, 2017

A 34-yard Tavecchio field goal tied the game at 10-all in the third quarter, but a missed 36-yard attempt kept the game even until the closing minutes. Russell Wilson was one of the first players to run onto the field to celebrate though like most of Seattle's starters, Wilson did not play. Cook on the other hand, finished the night eight of 19 with 88 yards and an interception. (more...)