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Jones Looking for Miracle Win at Richmond
- September 09, 2017

Instead, he's going to try and remember how he won a 2015 XFINITY Series race there and earned one fifth and two second-place finishes. Points from this race can be the difference for someone transferring onto the next round of the Playoffs or being eliminated. (more...)
Ezekiel Elliott Granted Injunction, Likely To Play All Season Ezekiel Elliott Granted Injunction, Likely To Play All Season
- September 09, 2017

If Elliott's motion is denied, he and the NFL Players Association can appeal the decision. However, that did not satisfy the NFL . The reason the fighting goes on is because the courts have ultimately sided with the league. "This is just the beginning of the unveiling of the NFL's mishandling as it relates to Mr Elliott's suspension ". After his suspension , Elliott followed the process required by the collective bargaining agreement and filed an appeal with the league. (more...)
Hurricane Irma wreaks havoc on Rays schedule Hurricane Irma wreaks havoc on Rays schedule
- September 09, 2017

The games Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday were originally scheduled to be played at Tropicana Field in Tampa. Hurricane Irma's imposing path toward Florida forced Major League Baseball officials to switch the upcoming Yankees-Rays series out of Tropicana Field, in St. (more...)
West Indies 93-3 against England at 2nd day close West Indies 93-3 against England at 2nd day close
- September 09, 2017

I've learnt my art a little bit more. The emotions I normally go through during a game are anger and more anger. I've got no idea how he didn't manage to get one. "I just wanted to get it out of the way". If it wasn't for him, I'm not sure I'd have had a day like I did today. Here, Press Association Sport assesses the five others to have reached the milestone. (more...)
Storm edge Eels 18-16 in NRL qualifier Storm edge Eels 18-16 in NRL qualifier
- September 09, 2017

After what was surely an almighty roast from coach Craig Bellamy at half-time , the Storm looked a different team and their new-found aggression in attack paid off five minutes into the second half. Eels coach Brad Arthur was fuming, the Eels were stunned and Melbourne tied the game at 10-10 following Smith's conversion . Melbourne enjoy a week off while Parramatta next weekend will play the victor of tomorrows elimination final between North Queensland and Cronulla. (more...)
Jaylon Smith 'Likely To Start' In NFL Debut For Cowboys vs. Giants Jaylon Smith 'Likely To Start' In NFL Debut For Cowboys vs. Giants
- September 09, 2017

Having the news that Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will be eligible to play in Week 1 as he battles with the National Football League over his six-game suspension , the Cowboys have greater chances to snap what is a three-game losing streak against the Giants . (more...)
Fenerbahce Signs Tottenham Flop Vincent Janssen on Loan on Turkish Deadline Day Fenerbahce Signs Tottenham Flop Vincent Janssen on Loan on Turkish Deadline Day
- September 09, 2017

After Fernando Llorente arrived at Spurs on deadline day, it was clear Janssen would have little role to play at Tottenham this year, which was then confirmed when he was left out of their UEFA Champions League squad. He has scored only six goals in 35 appearances last season and has made one brief substitute outing this term. We are 19, so him and [Erik] Lamela we decided [to leave out]. (more...)
Antonio Conte Can't Judge Chelsea's Transfer Window Just Yet Antonio Conte Can't Judge Chelsea's Transfer Window Just Yet
- September 09, 2017

Then I can reply very well", Conte responded. "I think he's improving a lot and he's worked very hard to be ready", Conte said of Hazard. Last month, the Premier League leaders reiterated that they expect Costa to fulfil the terms of his contract by returning to England, coming back to training at Cobham, getting himself match fit and making himself available for selection, though it is highly unlikely that Conte will pick him again. (more...)
Everton boss Koeman: Tottenham an example to follow Everton boss Koeman: Tottenham an example to follow
- September 09, 2017

The Blues are still without the long-term injured Seamus Coleman, Yannick Bolasie and Ramiro Funes-Mori, however, Gylfi Sigurdsson's two-goal salvo on global duty means that the club record signing should be ready to make his home debut against his former team. (more...)
New York Jets vs. Buffalo Bills Preview and Prediction New York Jets vs. Buffalo Bills Preview and Prediction
- September 09, 2017

The Bills lead the series 60-53 all-time, including winning five of the last seven. Participants will include all three sports reporters (Jason Nadolinski, Pat Nagy and Taylor Nigrelli), Cheektowaga Editor Bryan Jackson and Orchard Park Editor Chris Graham. (more...)
Eric Berry leaves Chiefs' opener with Achilles injury Eric Berry leaves Chiefs' opener with Achilles injury
- September 09, 2017

Chiefs coach Andy Reid confirmed Friday that SS Eric Berry is out for the season with a ruptured Achilles. Berry was hurt while covering Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski on a passing route. Sorensen has the most experience, having been with KC since signing as an undrafted free agent in 2014. Playing the role of spiritual leader is all Berry can do for the Chiefs for the rest of 2017. (more...)
Ibrahimovic Has Message For Mourinho As He Ramps Up Rehabilitation Ibrahimovic Has Message For Mourinho As He Ramps Up Rehabilitation
- September 09, 2017

Jose Mourinho has improved United's team since his arrival a year ago, with the likes of Pogba, Ibrahimovic, Lukaku, Nemanja Matic and Henrikh Mkhitaryan all being lured to the club. Lukaku believes the veteran's experience and character will benefit the team. 'I'm happy. We need his personality. Having suffered a season-ending knee ligament injury against Anderlecht in April, it was presumed the soon-to-be 36-year-old would not return to the north-west with an injury of this severity ... (more...)
Braves play 'Rock You Like a Hurricane' during Marlins game Braves play 'Rock You Like a Hurricane' during Marlins game
- September 09, 2017

Everything was all good until the Braves made a awful decision and blasted the song " Rock You Like a Hurricane ". Atlanta played the Scorpions song between innings, which came in poor taste as crowds of people have been ordered to evacuate Florida as Category 4 Hurricane Irma looms in the Atlantic Ocean. (more...)
Saints LS Jon Dorenbos' season is over, requires heart surgery Saints LS Jon Dorenbos' season is over, requires heart surgery
- September 09, 2017

Dorenbos will undergo the surgery "pretty quickly" and will be placed on the non-football injury list. The Saints pointed out on the team's official website that Dorenbos' pre-exiting condition was discovered during a physical conducted by team doctor John Amoss. (more...)
Anderson ends South Africa's 52-year US Open final wait Anderson ends South Africa's 52-year US Open final wait
- September 09, 2017

Anderson, the first South African in the US Open final since Cliff Drysdale in 1965 and the first in any Grand Slam since Kevin Curren in 1984, won his three career ATP titles at the 2011 South Africa Open, 2012 Delray Beach Open and 2015 Winston-Salem Open. (more...)
Canucks ink Bo Horvat to six-year contract extension Canucks ink Bo Horvat to six-year contract extension
- September 09, 2017

The biggest knock on the Ontario native is his lack of power-play production - he managed just 10 points with the man advantage. The highly touted 9 overall pick in the 2013 NHL Draft started his career slow, scoring just three goals in his first 32 games. (more...)
National Football League suspends kicker Josh Brown six more games for domestic violence accusations National Football League suspends kicker Josh Brown six more games for domestic violence accusations
- September 09, 2017

Brown admitted to "physically, emotionally and verbally" abusing his then-wife Molly Brown numerous times, through personal journals, counseling exercises and court documents. "Concluded there was a violation of our personal conduct policy and imposed 6 game suspension which he accepted without appeal". Faris asked Brown how people should reconcile his distinction between abusing his wife but never hitting her. (more...)
Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg UFC 215 Main Event Canceled Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg UFC 215 Main Event Canceled
- September 09, 2017

As noted, Johnson was just one victory away from his 11th title defense, a mark that would allow him to surpass former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva for the promotional record of consecutive title defenses. "Best shape I've ever been in my life". Reports are that the bout could be re-scheduled for as early as UFC 216. UFC 200 - Conor McGregor was removed from his second fight with Nate Diaz from skipping a presser. (more...)
Juan Martin del Potro v Dominic Thiem - player profiles Juan Martin del Potro v Dominic Thiem - player profiles
- September 08, 2017

In the fifth set, del Potro closed things on his second match point, when Thiem double-faulted. The crowd boomed. Two hundred 14 minutes of a stemwinder had ended, del Potro had his hands raised to the sky, and Pam Shriver of ESPN had a question for del Potro in the on-court interview. (more...)
W2W4 at US Open: Federer looking to halt del Potro magic W2W4 at US Open: Federer looking to halt del Potro magic
- September 08, 2017

He needed five sets to win each of his first two matches - and Wednesday, he succumbed to the same formula of massive forehands and booming serves that del Potro used when he upset Federer in the final eight years ago. Looking ahead to Wednesday's meeting with Federer, Del Potro said it was going to be an "interesting" match to play. Clearly, his opponent for this match has been straight out of the blocks, and for Nadal to reverse the momentum against a player with nothing to lose like ... (more...)