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Hoffenheim vs Bayern Munich Preview Hoffenheim vs Bayern Munich Preview
- September 10, 2017

Germany striker Mario Gomez injured himself in Wolfsburg while going for goal after missing the ball and colliding with Hannover goalkeeper Philipp Tschauner in the teams' 1-1 draw. Despite sending on Arjen Robben , James Rodríguez and Franck Ribéry for the closing stages, Bayern could not find a way back into the match. After succumbing to a Champions League exit to Liverpool, Hoffenheim faced a tough task at Bayer Leverkusen. (more...)
Barcelona 5-0 Espanyol Barcelona 5-0 Espanyol
- September 10, 2017

That's how it finished and Barcelona will now head into Tuesday's opening Champions League game with Juventus with renewed confidence following their best performance of the season. Was in the right place at the right time to make the most of his own opportunities when completing a hat-trick, while also showing great patience as team-mate Luis Suarez looked to be set for one of those nights before finally finding the back of the net when teed-up by substitute Ousmane Dembele in ... (more...)
Highlights of US Open 13th day Highlights of US Open 13th day
- September 10, 2017

The third seeds saved three of six break points and won five of 10, hitting 32 winners to set up a final against top seeds and reigning Wimbledon champions Hingis and Jamie Murray of Britain, who ousted Coco Vanderweghe of the United States and Horia Tecau of Romania 6-4, 7-6 (10/8) in 1 hour, 30 minutes. (more...)
Benzema injured and replaced by Bale for Madrid against Levante Benzema injured and replaced by Bale for Madrid against Levante
- September 10, 2017

The hosts nearly snatched three points in injury time when Toni Kroos curled a shot against a post. Lucas Vazquez says he will leave talk about referees to the fans after Real Madrid's 1-1 draw with Levante . Real Madrid's Gareth Bale runs with the ball during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Real Madrid and Levante at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Saturday, Sept. (more...)
Isaac leads No. 8 MI past Cincinnati Isaac leads No. 8 MI past Cincinnati
- September 10, 2017

If you were wondering how long it would take for the reigning Heisman Trophy victor to storm back to the Heisman Trophy discussion in 2017, the answer was two games. Cincinnati comes into the game as huge underdogs; MI will look to use the game as an opportunity to clean up some flaws that the Florida game exposed. (more...)
Donald ends holdout; reports to Rams Donald ends holdout; reports to Rams
- September 10, 2017

He will not play in Sunday's opener against the Colts . The exemption would allow Donald to be paid while not forcing the Rams to cut someone else to get down to 53 players. Donald, 26, was a first-round pick in 2014 and is still bound to the contract he signed as a rookie. They can include him on the 53-man roster - he's now on the did not report list - or they can ask for a roster exemption, similar to the one the Steelers got with Le'Veon Bell. (more...)
Penn State vs. Pitt live stream Penn State vs. Pitt live stream
- September 10, 2017

The team that can define its season by playing well against the blue and white, as it did last season in a 42-39 win. "I mean, if we didn't play well and I said, 'Well, yeah, we didn't prepare as hard this week because we've got this game next week that's a big game, ' I don't get it". (more...)
Doucoure and Janmaat on target as Watford win at Southampton Doucoure and Janmaat on target as Watford win at Southampton
- September 10, 2017

Saints did not manage a single effort on target until stoppage time as they slipped to a 2-0 defeat at home to Watford . Jose Holebas is also available after serving a suspension. Watford's last trip to St Mary's came on the opening day of last season when they were held to a draw by their hosts. Goals have been Southampton's main problem in recent times, as they have failed to score in eight of their last 11 Premier League games, with their last match before the global break ending in ... (more...)
Watford up to fourth with win against Southampton at St Mary's stadium Watford up to fourth with win against Southampton at St Mary's stadium
- September 10, 2017

Apart from Doucoure's goal, there was little to enjoy in the first half. The Argentine manager could choose to bring Virgil van Dijk back into the Southampton fold after the centre-back failed to get a move away from the south coast side, although it is still early days. (more...)
Manchester City Thrash Liverpool 5-0, As Mane Sees Red At Etihad
- September 10, 2017

Manchester City will be without captain Vincent Kompany for Saturday's Premier League clash with Liverpool after he suffered a calf injury on worldwide duty with Belgium. He made a huge effort. "It was not the most easy time but that is the transfer window and that is the only time players and clubs can make transfers". (more...)
Australia's Hend leads by 2 at fog-affected European Masters Australia's Hend leads by 2 at fog-affected European Masters
- September 09, 2017

Scott Hend carded a superb 63 to surge into the lead of the European Masters at the halfway stage, while Darren Fichardt matched his score for the round to sit one stroke adrift. "The course is playing a bit different this year so it's nice to come in with a good round before the wind picks up in the afternoon", he said after signing his card. (more...)
Joe Paterno Knew Jerry Sandusky Sexually Abused Children in 2001 Joe Paterno Knew Jerry Sandusky Sexually Abused Children in 2001
- September 09, 2017

Per Ganim, " emails released in 2012 as part of Penn State's internal investigation led by former FBI Director Louis Freeh show Paterno was mentioned as part of email discussions in 1998 involving a similar allegation against Sandusky". One suit is being brought on by two men who claimed Sandusky raped them in the 1970s when they were kids. Because of McQueary and Paterno legally doing the right thing and following their "chain of command" when reporting sexual abuse, new laws have been ... (more...)
Mayanti Langer finally gets to interview husband Stuart Binny Mayanti Langer finally gets to interview husband Stuart Binny
- September 09, 2017

The conversation was nothing out of the ordinary but, she did blush when Binny spoke about it being a special day. All-rounder Stuart Binny and his wife Mayanti Langer have often been subjected to vicious trolls on social media. Playing his second match for Belagavi Panthers , Binny smacked 87 off 46 balls and played a leading role in their 23-run win over Bengaluru Blasters in the ongoing Karnataka Premier League. (more...)
Brewers aim to inch closer to Cubs in NL Central Brewers aim to inch closer to Cubs in NL Central
- September 09, 2017

He singled off the left-field wall in the fifth and hurt his shoulder diving back to first after rounding the base. He is scheduled for tests on Saturday, though the Brewers don't think the injury is serious. Ian Happ was 3-for-5 with two doubles and two runs. C Willson Contreras (strained right hamstring) was to be re-evaluated in Chicago after serving as the DH for Class-A Myrtle Beach on Friday. (more...)
Where Joe Maddon, Craig Counsell stand on Cubs-Brewers time change Where Joe Maddon, Craig Counsell stand on Cubs-Brewers time change
- September 09, 2017

Josh Hader came on to start the sixth for Milwaukee. Starting pitcher Jimmy Nelson was forced to leave the game after five innings after a slide back into a base left him with right-arm soreness. "They invented lights for a reason", manager Joe Maddon said. "If anything, it tells you this all means something, which is the position that we certainly want to be in". (more...)
Brewers' Nelson leaves start against Cubs with sore arm Brewers' Nelson leaves start against Cubs with sore arm
- September 09, 2017

Josh Hader retired the side in the sixth and seventh before walking Jon Jay leading off the eighth. Nelson was removed after five innings with shoulder soreness, but the Cubs mustered just a walk off the Brewers bullpen. The reason? With a night game scheduled Thursday in Pittsburgh, manager Joe Maddon & Co. were concerned about a lack of sleep while making their way back home and the quick turnaround. (more...)
Dodgers, Kershaw stand in Rockies' way Dodgers, Kershaw stand in Rockies' way
- September 09, 2017

I have heard Dodgers fans gloating all year, until recently, how the World Series was theirs already. Charlie Blackmon doubled to bring in Tapia and DJ LeMahieu doubled to plate Blackmon. Mark Reynolds added two hits. "I don't think I'm any kind of spark plug". It just took them a few innings to connect. On his strikeout of Gonzalez in the fourth inning, he reached the 1,000-strikeout plateau, becoming the fastest in major league history to do so. (more...)
How NFL fans reacted to the Chiefs' shock win at the Patriots How NFL fans reacted to the Chiefs' shock win at the Patriots
- September 09, 2017

The rookie running back responded with a spectacular National Football League debut in Kansas City's 42-27 win. He scored three touchdowns, one on the ground and two through the air, one of those on a 78-yard bomb from Alex Smith . Through exactly one game played, you are a certified genius . "It was a huge game for us". If the Patriots focus on taking away the threat of TE Travis Kelce , that could create opening for long gains from both WR Tyreek Hill and rookie RB Kareem Hunt . (more...)
Venus Williams ponders return to top form 20 years after first glory Venus Williams ponders return to top form 20 years after first glory
- September 09, 2017

The second semi final and the last match of the day had Madison Keys and Coco Vandeweghe in the same pit. So to be able to play her in both of our first finals is a really special moment, especially with everything that we have gone through this year. (more...)
Mark Hughes warns Stoke about Man United star Henrikh Mkhitaryan Mark Hughes warns Stoke about Man United star Henrikh Mkhitaryan
- September 09, 2017

Potters captain Ryan Shawcross is nearly certainly set to miss the game, having picked up a fresh back injury. Stoke City are without captain Ryan Shawcross (back). The former Schalke forward, who made his debut at Goodison Park on the opening day , is one of a number of other Stoke players to return from the worldwide break with small niggles. (more...)