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Paraguay beat Chile, Uruguay hold Argentina Paraguay beat Chile, Uruguay hold Argentina
- September 01, 2017

But at this stage, it's still Argentina . Continental champions Chile now occupy the fourth and final automatic qualifying spot for next year's World Cup, although the CONMEBOL table is so congested that La Roja know they are far from guaranteed a place in Russian Federation. (more...)
Svitolina strolls into US Open third round Svitolina strolls into US Open third round
- September 01, 2017

Elina Svitolina suffered a huge scare in the first round of the US Open as she was forced to battle against the unheralded Katerina Siniakova , who was one of the most risky floaters in the draw. She held a 5-3 lead in the deciding set, but could not close out Hibino, who advances to the second round in Flushing Meadows for the first time where she will take on the victor of 26th seed Anett Kontaveit of Estonia and Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic. (more...)
Magic's Jonathon Simmons talks of escape from Harvey flooding Magic's Jonathon Simmons talks of escape from Harvey flooding
- September 01, 2017

Luckily, none of my family was seriously affected, but I see a lot of my friends suffering and that's hard. According to the website, Simmons left his condo in downtown Houston and traveled to a friend's house in Richmond, Texas, on Saturday afternoon, mere hours before Harvey slammed through the city. (more...)
Enrolls at Seton Hall
- September 01, 2017

Thompson enrolled at Seton Hall on Thursday according to The Asbury Park Press . Thompson will transfer to Seton Hall, Jerry Carino of Gannett New Jersey reports. But once previous Seton Hall center commit Darnell Brodie made a decision to take a post-grad year at Montvede Academy instead of enroll this year, the Pirates' frontcourt depth was put into question. (more...)
Pressure gets to Pliskova as she struggles to US Open victory Pressure gets to Pliskova as she struggles to US Open victory
- September 01, 2017

Men - Grigor Dimitrov meets one of Russia's talented youngsters in the shape of NextGen star Andrey Rublev. - Dimitrov was one of the pre-tournament favourites after lifting the title in Cincinnati earlier this month. Jelena Ostapenko , the French Open champion, is through to the third round here for the first time after beating Romania's Sorana Cirstea 6-4, 6-4. (more...)
Sabathia, Yankees top Sox Sabathia, Yankees top Sox
- September 01, 2017

The veteran CC Sabathia (11-5) went to the mound for the Yankees, who gave up a single point in six innings. Sabathia is now 8-0 with a 1.44 ERA in 10 starts this year following a Yankees loss. At the plate, NY finally solved left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez (4-5), who entered 4-1 with a 2.31 ERA in eight career starts against the Yankees. Initially the play was ruled a double play but after Boston challenged, Betts was safe at second. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp insists Simon Mignolet remains Liverpool No 1 Jurgen Klopp insists Simon Mignolet remains Liverpool No 1
- September 01, 2017

Mignolet has been completely dropped from the side in favor of Loris Karius as the starter, with Danny Ward deputizing. The German had not started a Premier League game since last December but Klopp - who broke the news to Mignolet at the club's Melwood base after training on Saturday - felt Arsenal's visit offered the flawless chance to restore Karius. (more...)
To Pay Record £7.8m Penalty For Customer Care Failings To Pay Record £7.8m Penalty For Customer Care Failings
- September 01, 2017

The commission said that in 888's case, the issue went undetected for "a prolonged period of time" which meant that customers were able to deposit a cumulative total of £3.5m into their accounts, and then continue to gamble, for over 13 months. (more...)
Sony's New Headphones Let Only Important Noise In Sony's New Headphones Let Only Important Noise In
- September 01, 2017

Within the app, there are four different surround modes: Arena; Club; Outdoor stage; and Concert hall, and you can also play around with an equaliser to tweak the settings. The WH-1000XM2 are powered by 40mm drivers with a strong bass response thanks to a Liquid Crystal Polymer diaphragm to handle heavier beats. There is also LDAC, Sony's proprietary, high quality Bluetooth format. (more...)
Manny Pacquiao: Eight-weight champion pulls out of Jeff Horn rematch Manny Pacquiao: Eight-weight champion pulls out of Jeff Horn rematch
- September 01, 2017

Manny Pacquiao won't box Jeff Horn in a rematch of their WBO world welterweight title fight this year because the Filipino senator will be busy with government duties. The rematch is likely outdo the first fight in ratings for the network and could also line up big endorsement deals for Horn who became a sports hero in Brisbane after pulling off the upset against Pacquiao. (more...)
Mitchell Trubisky will start for the Bears in their preseason finale Thursday Mitchell Trubisky will start for the Bears in their preseason finale Thursday
- September 01, 2017

Typically, the majority of the starters sit for the fourth and final game in the preseason to eliminate any chance of injuries. He completed 11 of 18 passes for 110 yards. However, there will be plenty to talk about from the quarterback position as Mentor native Mitchell Trubisky will start for Chicago . Then Kessler put the brown and orange on the board with a 27-yard touchdown. (more...)
Dolphins backups shine vs. Vikings in preseason finale Dolphins backups shine vs. Vikings in preseason finale
- September 01, 2017

Second-year nickel back Mackensie Alexander, who has been given every opportunity to replace departed Captain Munnerlyn , made a nice pass defense on a pass from David Fales to Grant into the end zone on third-and-5 from the Vikings' 13-yard line in the closing minute of the first half. (more...)
Spurs have bid accepted for Fernando Llorente Spurs have bid accepted for Fernando Llorente
- September 01, 2017

Llorente has agreed a two-year deal with Spurs after spending the morning in London with Swansea City's permission, according to Guillem Balague. While the transfer fee is officially undisclosed, it is thought to be between £12 million and £15 million, which has enabled Swansea to re-sign Wilfried Bony . (more...)
Dejan Lovren believes Liverpool boast the best attack in the Premier League Dejan Lovren believes Liverpool boast the best attack in the Premier League
- September 01, 2017

Speaking to Liverpool's official website, the German said, " I'm really optimistic about the future (but) we know we have to be ready now ". "It would be quite hard for any defender when you are up against Salah, Mane and Firmino", he told reporters. (more...)
Where PT Stands For Nielsen Holdings plc (NLSN)
- September 01, 2017

Ordinary Shares (NYSE:NLSN) was sold by Barns Dwight on Monday, March 27. Connecticut-based Asset Mgmt has invested 0.26% in Nielsen N.V. Ordinary Shares (NYSE:NLSN). Nielsen N.V.'s payout ratio is now 99.27%. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: This piece of content was reported by TrueBlueTribune and is the property of of TrueBlueTribune. (more...)
White Sox Lose On Walk-Off Hit-By-Pitch White Sox Lose On Walk-Off Hit-By-Pitch
- September 01, 2017

With the win, they are still holding the second of the two MLB Wild Card spots for the AL but are still just 1.5 games ahead of the Los Angeles Angels for that spot. Bartolo Colon , who was starting for the Twins gave up a RBI single to Rob Brantly and a RBI double to Adam Engel in the second inning. Kepler also hit a game-tying RBI double in the fifth inning. (more...)
Leeds United complete signing of Pierre-Michel Lasogga Leeds United complete signing of Pierre-Michel Lasogga
- September 01, 2017

Leeds sold last season's leading goalscorer Chris Wood to Burnley for £15million last week, but have refused to break their current wage structure to land Lasogga. "I want to give my all for this club and enjoy my football", the 25-year-old told LUTV. FLW writer Adam Goacher has taken to Twitter to gauge the reaction of the Elland Road faithful regarding the signing of Pawel Cibicki... (more...)
Frances Tiafoe Pushed Roger Federer To The Edge Frances Tiafoe Pushed Roger Federer To The Edge
- September 01, 2017

Federer was forced to dig deep in his bid to avoid a first-ever opening round defeat at Flushing Meadows, and he finally broke Tiafoe in the fourth game of the second set. Both Federer and Youzhny have had great US Open's in the past, with Youzhny twice a semifinalist and Federer five times a champion, but who will make the best of their 2017 campaign? Federer , meanwhile, had a relaxing day practicing in Central Park on Wednesday because he had the good fortune to play under the roof ... (more...)
Sri Lanka fail direct qualification for 2019 World Cup Sri Lanka fail direct qualification for 2019 World Cup
- September 01, 2017

Kohli and Sharma simply toyed with a mediocre Lankan attack. As for Rohit, he made his second consecutive century as he scored an unbeaten 124 in the third ODI in Pallekele . With the batsmen, we only had one experienced batsman - Angelo Mathews . Kusal Mendis (1) was run out with the score on 26-2 and Dilshan Munaweera was caught behind for 11, leaving Sri Lanka 37-3. (more...)
Sony Unveils RX0 Rugged Action Camera Sony Unveils RX0 Rugged Action Camera
- September 01, 2017

The RX0 (model name: DSC-RX0) marries the hallmark leading image quality of the Sony RX series with advanced photo and video capabilities, all compressed into a robust and ultra-compact body. A couple of new accessories will also be available for the action camera, including a VCT-CGR1 cage, MPK-HSR1 waterproof housing, CPT-R1 cable protector, VF-SPR1 spare lens protector, and more. (more...)
Panthers sweeten tight end Greg Olsen's deal in place of new contract Panthers sweeten tight end Greg Olsen's deal in place of new contract
- September 01, 2017

One of the questions for the Carolina Panthers was what the team would do with the contract of tight end Greg Olsen , whose current deal is set to expire following the 2018 season. "I think that's what we've accomplished". Coming off a 2016 campaign that saw him put up 80 receptions for 1,073 yards, Olsen has proven himself to be among the top pass-catching tight ends in the NFL . (more...)
Manchester City lodge sensational cash plus Raheem Sterling bid for Alexis Sanchez Manchester City lodge sensational cash plus Raheem Sterling bid for Alexis Sanchez
- September 01, 2017

Reports emerging from England claim Alexis Sanchez's proposed deal with Manchester City has broken down due to a unusual reason. It is also understood that it is Arsenal who broached the idea of including Raheem Sterling in the deal, though City have no desire to sell the England global and are determined to complete a cash-only transfer. (more...)
Cowen and Company Reiterates Buy Rating for Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (ACOR)
- September 01, 2017

Acorda Therapeutics (NASDAQ:ACOR) opened at 19.55 on Tuesday. On July 11, 2017 Jefferies started coverage with a rating of "Hold". (ACOR) most recent 13F filing, the company has 20 new institutional holders - accounting for 3.98 million shares of its common stock. (more...)
Cowboys telethon raises more than $2 million for Hurricane Harvey victims Cowboys telethon raises more than $2 million for Hurricane Harvey victims
- September 01, 2017

As it relates to the Cowboys, they have Dak Prescott and Dez Bryant on hand to take calls from inviduals looking to donate. A real super cool thing, he donated a million dollars. "I hate that this situation had to happen, but the good thing about it is it brings unity", said Bryant, who made a $50,000 donation to The Salvation Army earlier in the week. (more...)
Rafael Nadal Beats Dusan Lajovic To Reach Second Round Rafael Nadal Beats Dusan Lajovic To Reach Second Round
- September 01, 2017

Open first-round matches after her 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 victory over Viktoria Kuzmova. Federer insisted his back has recovered, saying: "To get through a five-setter you have to be okay somehow". "I think this will actually give me a lot of confidence. It was a great atmosphere". Murray hasn't played competitive tennis since he was knocked out of Wimbledon at the start of July. (more...)
Lincoln Heights immigrant father returns home after being released on bond Lincoln Heights immigrant father returns home after being released on bond
- September 01, 2017

Avelica had just dropped off one of his daughters at her school in Highland Park in February when U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents stopped him a few blocks away and arrested him. He had just dropped off his 12-year-old daughter at school in Lincoln Heights, and a short time later, his 14-year-old daughter, Fatima - who was in his auto - cried as she filmed her father being taken into custody by immigration authorities in Highland Park. (more...)
Denis Shapovalov found US Open inspiration from Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic Denis Shapovalov found US Open inspiration from Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic
- September 01, 2017

I mean, I grew up wanting to do this. I think Murray actually won that. (One fan is) like, 'Aaaaah. "I'm like, Don't worry, man, I got this". "I got this, '" Shapovalov recounted with a smile. "In a amusing way, I think it's actually helped him mature because since then he has done well". But he believes the controversy has helped fire him into the tennis headlines for the right reasons."I've been working extremely hard on it". (more...)
US Open 2017: Roger Federer Beats Frances Tiafoe In Five Sets US Open 2017: Roger Federer Beats Frances Tiafoe In Five Sets
- September 01, 2017

You don't retire Saturday morning. If not, you can do it before the draw. "I didn't", said Nadal, who saw Lajovic serve for the first set at 5-4. Her grandfather played basketball for the New York Knicks so in the first match of the evening session, she will have a raucous Arthur Ashe crowd behind her when she takes on Ons Jabeur of Tunisia. (more...)
Papy Djilobodji joins Dijon Papy Djilobodji joins Dijon
- September 01, 2017

The defender won't play much under Simon Grayson and his performances so far this season have been unconvincing to say the least, especially at Carlisle United. The Magpies have been linked with a move for Argentine left-back, Nicolas Tagliafico , but it seems they've shifted their focus elsewhere. The report adds that Newcastle are now in pole position to sign him on loan on the deadline day. (more...)
Things To Watch In Preseason Finale Things To Watch In Preseason Finale
- September 01, 2017

NY actually built an impressive lead in the middle quarters, in part because of a couple Patriots turnovers. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady just led the team to their fifth Super Bowl win in his tenure this February, and will sit back and watch in this one as Jimmy Garoppolo and Jacoby Brissett will take the snaps under center. (more...)