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Nationals trade Daniel Murphy, and the fire sale is on Nationals trade Daniel Murphy, and the fire sale is on
- August 21, 2018

The Nationals put a number of players, including Adams, Bryce Harper and Daniel Murphy on waivers, then the teams who won those claims on Sunday have until Tuesdsay afternoon to complete a trade with Washington. Ding ding ding. The Nationals couldn't trade Murphy elsewhere once he was claimed, so they did the next best thing. In the NLCS with the Mets, Murphy hit.529 with four homers and six RBI as NY swept the Cubs out of the playoffs and the infielder was named the series MVP. (more...)
Van Dijk explains how Liverpool will succeed this season Van Dijk explains how Liverpool will succeed this season
- August 21, 2018

Despite Palace's protests, Milner kept his cool to fire past Wayne Hennessey and send Juergen Klopp's side into the halftime break with the advantage. Former Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho was the culprit as he had a couple of clumsy nibbles at Salah and invited the Egyptian to go down, albeit softly, as he looked to turn the Frenchman from Firmino's pass to feet. (more...)
Spanish driver Carlos Sainz Jr. to replace Alonso at McLaren Spanish driver Carlos Sainz Jr. to replace Alonso at McLaren
- August 21, 2018

Fernando Alonso divulges what prompted his decision to turn his back on the sport at the end of this year. Christian Horner believes that Formula One needs McLaren back at the sharp end after several years of disappointment for the team. (more...)
Redskins to sign Adrian Peterson Redskins to sign Adrian Peterson
- August 21, 2018

Peterson signed a two-year deal with New Orleans, but he was traded to Arizona on October 10. Washington needed running back help after rookie Derrius Guice tore his ACL during the preseason. The 33-year-old and 2012 NFL MVP ranks 12th on the all-time rushing list with 12,276 rushing yards, just three yards away from passing Marshall Faulk and 36 yards away from eclipsing Jim Brown's record. (more...)
Arsenal's Alex Iwobi sets English Premier League record vs. Chelsea Arsenal's Alex Iwobi sets English Premier League record vs. Chelsea
- August 21, 2018

Arsenal signed the Frenchman from Lorient in the summer for £8m despite not being the most well-known of players. City at home and Chelsea away - is daunting for the most experienced of players, yet the Frenchman has vindicated Unai Emery's fearless decision to start him in both those games. (more...)
Man City goalkeeper Bravo suffers Achilles injury Man City goalkeeper Bravo suffers Achilles injury
- August 21, 2018

It's nowhere near as detrimental as Kevin De Bruyne's injury lay-off but Manchester City have reportedly been hit with another injury blow today. Bravo is City coach Pep Guardiola's back-up to first-choice keeper Ederson . City revealed the news after Bravo had earlier tweeted: "No matter what happens or how it looks today, life goes on, and tomorrow will certainly be better". (more...)
Crystal Palace Vs. Liverpool Live Stream Crystal Palace Vs. Liverpool Live Stream
- August 21, 2018

Jurgen Klopp would've watched Manchester City thrash Huddersfield Town 6-1 in the Premier League on Sunday afternoon and will expect his Liverpool side to follow up their 4-0 win over West Ham United in their first match of the season with a victory at Crystal Palace on Monday night. (more...)
Chelsea's Alvaro Morata blames Antonio Conte's direct style for struggles last season Chelsea's Alvaro Morata blames Antonio Conte's direct style for struggles last season
- August 21, 2018

The coach described Chelsea's 15-minute collapse as "horrible" but was keen to focus on the positive aspects as he explained how close his players were to playing the kind of football he wants. He said he remained calm despite having no points from Arsenal's first two matches of the season, including last weekend's 2-0 defeat by champions Manchester City . (more...)
Nun's First Pitch At MLB Game Is Devilishly Good Nun's First Pitch At MLB Game Is Devilishly Good
- August 21, 2018

He said: 'She had a whole routine. 'She had it planned out'. Plenty of guest players have been known to flub the first pitch experience - it's not as easy as it looks to throw a ideal fastball strike, after all. Cloud bounced the ball off her arm before coming to a set position and letting loose with a curveball. She gave him the mitt. She stepped back at about 45 feet and threw a bullet. (more...)
Manchester City documentary was not disrespectful - Pep Guardiola Manchester City documentary was not disrespectful - Pep Guardiola
- August 21, 2018

However, Mendy said he had taken Guardiola's comments on board after another influential display, this time in Sunday's 6-1 hammering of Huddersfield. "I thought to take Sergio off before the hat-trick but in the end it was ideal, he scored a goal and off to a standing ovation". "The first one where the new owners came in and the leadership of Mark Hughes and then the transition to (Roberto) Mancini, (Manuel) Pellegrini and Pep Guardiola ". (more...)
Pandya's five wickets shuts England out for 161
- August 21, 2018

That means Joe Root's side require another 498 runs to win over the final two days of play - and history suggests that is highly unlikely. Kohli was not at his most fluent but this was an ideal innings given India´s situation and an edged four off Chris Woakes, his 10th boundary in 191 balls during almost five hours at the crease, saw the star batsman to a 23rd Test hundred. (more...)
Board react to Jose Mourinho's poor start to the season Board react to Jose Mourinho's poor start to the season
- August 21, 2018

Brighton hit the ground running from the very first second of the match. Baiily has spent two years at Old Trafford since moving to England from Villarreal in Spain, largely impressing with his displays but ultimately unable to hold down a regular place in Mourinho's starting XI due to niggling injuries. (more...)
Federation Internationale de Football Association ban: Nigerian govt finally decides between Pinnick, Giwa Federation Internationale de Football Association ban: Nigerian govt finally decides between Pinnick, Giwa
- August 21, 2018

Akande, who tweeted this on his tweeter account, said that the Pinnick-led NFF was the current and only executive committee. FIFA , in a statement by its Media Office, said it had been notified about ongoings in the NFF, and it viewed them as "undue interference in their affairs". (more...)
UCF ranked No. 21 in preseason AP top 25 poll UCF ranked No. 21 in preseason AP top 25 poll
- August 21, 2018

The Crimson Tide are coming off of a 13-1 season that ended with a national title. He has had the same impact as Saquon Barkley had at Penn State in the Big Ten, and this fall, it would not be surprising if he not only rushed for over 2,000 yards, but was hoisting the Heisman Trophy when it is all said and done. (more...)
Paul Merson: What I really think about new Chelsea FC signing Paul Merson: What I really think about new Chelsea FC signing
- August 21, 2018

Bournemouth took full advantage of comic home defending to strike twice in six second-half minutes through Callum Wilson and Steve Cook, inflicting Manuel Pellegrini's second successive defeat since returning to the Premier League with West Ham. (more...)
Kenya: Rugby: Kenya shift focus to repêchage tourney after Namibia defeat Kenya: Rugby: Kenya shift focus to repêchage tourney after Namibia defeat
- August 20, 2018

The nations meet in a winners-take-all match on Saturday in Windhoek with the Namibians hot favourites to secure a sixth consecutive trip to the four-yearly world rugby showcase. Just like Snook, Namibia assistant coach and former national team captain Jacques Burger is braced for a hard match. This means a lot as we have been building a team since the last world cup. (more...)
Bama, Clemson lead AP preseason Top 25 poll
- August 20, 2018

The Knights were ranked No. 23 in the preseason coaches' poll released earlier this month . There are not too many surprises at the top of the poll. Northwestern and Iowa are among the teams also receiving votes. Oklahoma opens the season September 1 at home against Florida Atlantic. You can see the entire poll and first-place votes listed below. (more...)
Freakish claim made over Liverpool's ownership following Alisson transfer Freakish claim made over Liverpool's ownership following Alisson transfer
- August 20, 2018

Napoli's Aurelio De Laurentiis says Liverpool and Roma enjoys a hidden agreement. With the Italian Serie A due to commence this weekend, presidents representing two of the country's biggest clubs have been going head to head over the sale of the former Roma 'keeper Alisson to Liverpool. (more...)
Tyson Fury goads Deontay Wilder ahead of Pianeta fight in Belfast Tyson Fury goads Deontay Wilder ahead of Pianeta fight in Belfast
- August 20, 2018

Wilder is just another job which will get done and done well". "Pianeta knows that if he wins he will fight Wilder instead of me", said Fury. Fury's fight with Germany's Pianeta, 33, features on the undercard of Carl Frampton's against Luke Jackson . (more...)
Scott Jamieson shares lead in Sweden after ‘kamikaze’ 65 Scott Jamieson shares lead in Sweden after ‘kamikaze’ 65
- August 20, 2018

Thorbjorn Olesen maintained his push for a Ryder Cup debut as Scott Jamieson and Paul Waring shared the halfway lead at the Nordea Masters . Jamison birdied the last three for a 65 to match Waring at 11-under 129 at Hills Golf Club. "I felt like I took a few of my chances out there, which was nice". Heading to the final hole of the day, Jamieson and Waring were also tied with Thomas Aiken . (more...)
Cardiff held by 10-man Newcastle Cardiff held by 10-man Newcastle
- August 20, 2018

Japan striker Yoshinori Muto, a late substitute, won a penalty when his cross struck the hand of home defender Sean Morrison . Neil Warnock was glad to see Kenedy miss a penalty as he does not believe that the winger should have been on the field, while also questioning why the pen was awarded. (more...)
Ronaldo, Modric and Salah, nominated for UEFA Player of the Year Ronaldo, Modric and Salah, nominated for UEFA Player of the Year
- August 20, 2018

The former Real Madrid star will face serious competition for the award from Croatia global Luka Modric and Liverpool superstar Mohamed Salah . The Argentinian led Barcelona to La Liga and Copa Del Rey successes in the 2017/18 season, although his club's Champions League quarter-final collapse against Roma likely played on the minds of voters here. (more...)
Novak Djokovic one win away from claiming Cincinnati title for first time Novak Djokovic one win away from claiming Cincinnati title for first time
- August 20, 2018

Djokovic holds a narrow advantage in the head-to-head, with 23 wins to the Swiss' 22. Kvitova faded in her second straight three-set match, ending her best showing in Cincinnati . The two tennis greats haven't faced each other in two years because of injuries and time off the circuit. The match was interrupted for 21 minutes as the players and crowd left the court during a lightning storm. (more...)
Football quest brings Bolt to Australia Football quest brings Bolt to Australia
- August 20, 2018

Despite being an eight-time Olympic champion and the fastest man on earth, he admitted to being nervous about what lay ahead in the small town of Gosford, 75 km north of Sydney, where the club is based. "No, this is real", Bolt insisted. The 31-year-old further thanked the Mariners for giving him the opportunity and expressed his happiness to stay in Australia for the stint. (more...)
Djokovic becomes first man to win all Masters 1000 titles Djokovic becomes first man to win all Masters 1000 titles
- August 20, 2018

It's not like he hasn't tried before - this is his sixth final in Cincinnati. He becomes the first man to win all nine Masters title, no other player has more than seven. Djokovic applied the pressure in the opening game of the match, but second seed Federer saved two break points after being forced back as his rival found his range immediately. (more...)
Eden Hazard confirms Chelsea stay - Premier League 2018 Eden Hazard confirms Chelsea stay - Premier League 2018
- August 20, 2018

I can't say a bad thing about that, I just want to play, have the ball at my feet. Mateo Kovacic was content with how he performed on his Chelsea debut as the Blues narrowly defeated Arsenal 3-2. "So I think in the second half we did really well in the mental point of view because it was very hard to answer to the last part of the first half". (more...)
Kurt Busch steals spotlight from younger brother at Bristol Kurt Busch steals spotlight from younger brother at Bristol
- August 20, 2018

That's why he's my spotter and it worked out flawless". He started third and spun two laps into the race off Turn 4, which left him sideways across the track as multiple cars piled up. And then would be awful there towards the end of the run. I think our sport would be in a good spot if we could. Our pit stops, aside from the first one, were really good. (more...)
Adrian Peterson To Meet With Washington
- August 20, 2018

Now Peterson remains without a team as a free agent but appears to have another chance to prove he can still play at a high level with the Washington Redskins set to bring him in for a visit, according to National Football League insider Ian Rapoport. (more...)
Liverpool midfielder headed to Bundesliga after signing new deal Liverpool midfielder headed to Bundesliga after signing new deal
- August 20, 2018

The Serbian worldwide was also the subject of an offer from Italian side Torino, who wanted to bring the midfielder to the club on a loan deal with a view to signing the player permanently the following summer, which the Reds quickly rejected. (more...)
Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham boss frustrated at fringe players Mauricio Pochettino: Tottenham boss frustrated at fringe players
- August 20, 2018

Marcos Alonso pounced on Eden Hazard's cross to settle the game in the second half after the visitors fought back from two down but spurned further chances in a game that lifted Chelsea joint-top of the table alongside Tottenham , who beat Fulham 3-1, and Bournemouth , who won 2-1 at West Ham United. (more...)

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