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Blue Jays turn to Sanchez in search of sweep over Rangers

When the Texas Rangers prepared to battle with the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League Division Series this season, the topic on everyone's mind rema...


Derrick Rose Cleared Of All Charges In Rape Case

At the time the lawsuit was filed, Jane Doe sought $21.5 million in damages. Rose and his two pals, Randall Hampton and Ryan Allen, were accused of breaking i...


Promoter says deal close for Joshua to fight Klitschko

There remains a risk Joshua could lose his undefeated status and title to a heavyweight considered among the finest in history and that Matchroom's Hearn will b...


Bangladesh duo fined over Buttler spat

He played some delightful strokes all around the wicket with impeccable footwork, lacing his 88-ball innings with six boundaries. England couldn't recover f...


Buffon back to his brilliant best as Juve wins at Lyon

In the league, Lyon have been on a awful run of form after losing three of their last four games. I recall that in the first two rounds of group H, Lyon def...


Barcelona star authoritatively tells Guardiola Messi is unstoppable

It's a different team than under [former manager, Manuel] Pellegrini. "It's a big plus for us because he knows them", said midfielder Gundogan. "At the mome...


Real Madrid v Legia Warsaw

To give you some perspective, Legia are now 80th in the European Clubs Association's club rankings . The two teams are playing in the same competition and if w...


Jerry Jones may be the Giants' biggest ally right now

Definitive as that sounds, the following statements were a bit more ambiguous. "To have Dak playing at the level he is, and know that Tony is repaired". But the...


His team's got bite, but Francona loses tooth with chew

Francona said he had to see a dentist after Monday night's game because of a mishap earlier in the night when he lost a tooth while chewing tobacco. The Cleve...


Texas Governor blasts Big 12 for punting on expansion

Nor can I envision any Power 5 schools leaving the safety of their current circumstances to join a conference with an uncertain future beyond 2025. Big 12 lea...


Defense's Uncharacteristic Big Plays Make Difference In Loss To Giants

The Giants head to London, where they will be the visitors against the Rams in an early game on Sunday, with a 9:30 a.m. EDT kickoff. Not much was expected. "So...


Tom Brady Remaining Tight-Lipped on His Presidential Vote

Given Burfict's history, as well as the continued emphasis on player safety in the National Football League, we should expect to see him receive some sort of pu...


Clinical Chelsea humble reigning EPL champions Leicester City 3-0

Costa has six goals in seven games. "I think playing as a centre of three, he's been given a job now, a job to say that's your position, anything over the bac...


Toronto Blue Jays Defeat Texas Rangers in Game 3 of ALDS

Think back, if you can, to the World Series a year ago. -Dating back to the 2015 postseason, Toronto has won its last six playoff games against the Ranger...


Murray battles past Dimitrov to clinch China Open title

Murray is in hot pursuit of Djokovic at the top of the rankings and closes to within 1,555 points of the Serbian ahead of the Shanghai Masters, where 1,000 a...


Odell Beckham Jr. displays net gains, keeps cool, makes TD catch

Receiver Randall Cobb was the big target for Rodgers catching nine passes for 108 yards. He allowed two sacks and would have given up a third had the Packers ...


Mike Phelan appointed Hull City head coach

Recent results would suggest that there will not be much to separate the two sides as they both boast two wins this season . "I want it resolved but it's not m...


LeSean McCoy Inviting Cops to Bills' Game Against Kaepernick's 49ers

Kaepernick was the only San Francisco player not wearing his helmet when the Niners took the field. Outside the stadium, vendors sold shirts with Kaepernick's...


7 goals in 6 games for Southampton's bargain striker Austin

For now though, Puel is just happy with the win over Burnley , which came courtesy of 34 shots on goal, the most for a single team in a Premier League game so ...


Motorcycling-Marquez secures third world championship

That's a big ask right? Rossi rocketed up from sixth to take pole position with his penultimate lap in qualifying, becoming the only rider to lap beneath th...


Tottenham Player Ratings: Away at West Brom

Spurs were left cursing a failure to convert a string of first-half chances as former Lilywhite Nacer Chadli's 82nd minute strike appeared likely to consign the...


Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers mum on who will start Game 4

LOS ANGELES - Jayson Werth always wanted to hit a home run out of Dodger Stadium when he played two seasons in the venerable ballpark. Los Angeles Dodgers' Co...


Kurt Busch spins late in final practice session at Kansas

And it got me thinking, wouldn't it be great to see this happen more often? There really are no drawbacks. "We told them we'll look at our resources after the r...


Infantino fires back at Loew over World Cup criticism

UEFA) and open the bidding process to any interested MAs from this confederation in the event that none of the received bids fulfil the strict technical and fin...


United spending doesn't interest Liverpool boss Klopp

And Mellor, who thinks Liverpool would have been the clear favourites against Manchester United if the game had taken place before the global break, insisted th...


India complete demolition of New Zealand in 4 days

Resuming on 18 without loss on day four, the hosts declared their second innings on 216 for 3 to set New Zealand a whopping 475-run victory target. Ashwin, ...


Indians top Ortiz, Red Sox 4-3, complete sweep, reach ALCS

And I a show of appreciation the Indians players took a few moments to say thank you in the end. As you know, the Boston Red Sox ended up winning this series wi...


Conte tells Costa: I decide when you come off

Kante was crowned Leicester's Player of the Season as the Foxes defied the odds to hoist the Premier League trophy aloft last term. "We are finding the best...


Bland leads British Masters in bid for 1st European Tour win

Swindon's two-time Ryder Cup victor, who is battling back from the wrist injury that forced him to pull out of last week's Alfred Dunhill Links Championship in ...


Mashrafe Mortaza fined over Jos Buttler bust-up

Dhaka: Fast bowler Jake Ball made a dream debut in Dhaka by becoming the first England bowler to take five wickets in his first one-day global during Friday'...


Novak Djokovic loses temper, match in Shanghai Masters semis

Bautista Agut, world number 19, took the first set in 42 minutes with his first break point and broke three times in the next to register a 4-6, 4-6 triumph ove...


Run games key when No. 8 Wisconsin, No. 2 Ohio State tussle

Are these legitimate concerns or just grumblings temporarily heightened by one bad game? "He's just a critical part of everything we do". On the offense, Oh...


Cleveland Indians vs. Toronto Blue Jays Game 2

Jerry Howarth, radio voice of the Blue Jays, hasn't used it since 1992, when he got a moving letter from a native man talking about the Atlanta Braves and its...


Former NFL player, Auburn defensive star Quentin Groves dead at 32

In a statement the team said , "We offer our heartfelt condolences to the entire Groves family during this very hard time". Groves and his wife, Teska Baptis...


Jurgen Klopp takes aim at one of his most notorious Twitter critics

Is it special, a day off in school? English football's traditionally busy Christmas and New Year fixture schedule has always been a source of bewilderment to ...