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DeJong Homers, Has 4 Hits as Wainwright, Cards Beat Mets 4-1 DeJong Homers, Has 4 Hits as Wainwright, Cards Beat Mets 4-1
- July 10, 2017

Lynn yielded four runs - two earned - over 5 1/3 innings Tuesday as the Cardinals fell to the Marlins. Collins pulled Matz with two on and one out in the fifth inning of a 4-0 game. With the Cardinals still holding a 1-0 lead in the sixth, Yadier Molina hit a double down the left field line just passed the diving T.J. Rivera to give St.Louis a crucial insurance run. (more...)
Vettel: Vettel: "La partenza di Bottas? Ho dei dubbi"
- July 10, 2017

La vittoria Valtteri Bottas la costruisce dopo la partenza quando con una partenza spettacolare riesce subito a prendere il largo su Sebastian Vettel . Sul podio Ricciardo , poi Hamilton e Raikkonen . Vettel si porta a pochi decimi da Vettel , Hamilton si lancia all'assalto di Ricciardo . Il finlandese della Mercedes vince e tiene dietro Vettel secondo. (more...)
Knicks, David Griffin moving toward contract talks on GM opening Knicks, David Griffin moving toward contract talks on GM opening
- July 10, 2017

League sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Ramona Shelburne that the Knicks are progressing toward opening negotiations with Griffin as their next general manager. But the snag in the negotiations was Griffin's need to bring his own front office and staff to NY, according to ESPN. Griffin held the general manager position with the Cavaliers the past three years, and the team reached the NBA Finals each season, winning one championship. (more...)
Roger Federer vs Grigor Dimitrov: Wimbledon 2017 fourth round preview and prediction Roger Federer vs Grigor Dimitrov: Wimbledon 2017 fourth round preview and prediction
- July 10, 2017

Dimitrov has not dropped a set this tournament and is coming off a match in which he dropped just six service points. Zverev certainly played his part in the match and briefly had Federer under pressure late in the first set. "I think this time I will try to go all or nothing, maybe even more than before". Djokovic struggled prior to Wimbledon and has talked about taking a break from the sport, but he's looked in fine form on these grass courts thus far. (more...)
McCarty savoring his opportunity as United States opens Gold Cup McCarty savoring his opportunity as United States opens Gold Cup
- July 09, 2017

They won the Copa Centroamericana as hosts back in January but haven't won a game since (though they've played four and lost only one). "It's a good roster with a nice blend of experienced, veteran players and a good group of newcomers as well", Arena said. (more...)
Britain's Geraint Thomas crashes out of Tour de France Britain's Geraint Thomas crashes out of Tour de France
- July 09, 2017

Fellow general classification contender, Geraint Thomas , also crashed and abandoned earlier in the day. Porte was in a group of seven riders, including race leader Chris Froome, who were descending from the last of seven climbs on Sunday. (more...)
Barcelona are willing to pay actual money for former Spurs flop Paulinho Barcelona are willing to pay actual money for former Spurs flop Paulinho
- July 09, 2017

I hope Paulinho signs for Barça. Neymar is confident Paulinho would be a huge success at the Nou Camp and is hopeful Barca can wrap up a deal for his Brazil compatriot. The Brazilian midfielder has scored 10 goals and provided four assists in his 24 Evergrande appearances this season. But Barcelona have earmarked the 28-year-old as a player who can add depth to their midfield ranks, with Andres Iniesta - having turned 33 in May - now unable to feature every week. (more...)
Blac Chyna Seeks Restraining Order, Says Rob Kardashian Beat Her Blac Chyna Seeks Restraining Order, Says Rob Kardashian Beat Her
- July 09, 2017

She concluded her statement saying that Rob must back off, or else there will be legal repercussions! Los Angeles Superior Court officials said a copy of the restraining order filing won't be available until Monday. " Chyna ended your relationship months ago, and she has the right to live as she chooses, work as she chooses, dress as she wants, date who she chooses and be intimate with whoever wishes". (more...)
Bedoya, Gonzalez in U.S. starting lineup for Gold Cup opener Bedoya, Gonzalez in U.S. starting lineup for Gold Cup opener
- July 09, 2017

Camargo, who plays professionally for NYCFC, leveled the score at 1-all after putting his right-footed shot past Brad Guzan . Villafana assisted on Dom Dwyer's 19th-minute goal in last Saturday's 2- 1 victory over Ghana in an exhibition at East Hartford, Connecticut, while Zardes played the final 39 minutes in his first national team appearance since June 25, 2016. (more...)
Manchester United confirm deal to sign Lukaku Manchester United confirm deal to sign Lukaku
- July 09, 2017

The club made the announcement on its Twitter page on Saturday. According to British media, Chelsea tried to re-sign Lukaku but were reluctant to pay the agent fee to Mino Raiola, Lukaku's agent. "I think Manchester United wants to be the dominant force and if you look at the history it says enough". "Now it's time to work hard, work harder than I ever did before and I'm willing to do it". (more...)
Luka Modric issues warning to James Rodriguez, Alvaro Morata Luka Modric issues warning to James Rodriguez, Alvaro Morata
- July 09, 2017

On that occasion, the Italian tactician took the Italy job just as the Spaniard arrived in Turin, and with Romelu Lukaku now Man Utd bound, it has now seemingly paved a clear path for Morata to move to Stamford Bridge. If I continue like this, I will do everything possible to stay, but things in football change fast". Reports are claiming that the Blues are ahead of the Red Devils in the pursuit of Real Madrid star James Rodriguez . (more...)
Roger Federer Advances Into The 3rd Round Of Wimbledon Roger Federer Advances Into The 3rd Round Of Wimbledon
- July 09, 2017

Federer swept imperiously into the fourth round here with a 7-6 (7-3) 6-4 6-4 triumph over German Mischa Zverev . After holding all four grand slam titles this time a year ago, Djokovic has failed to win any of the last four and has gone past the quarter-finals only once. (more...)
Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami Calls New Lankan Law 'a Set Back' Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami Calls New Lankan Law 'a Set Back'
- July 09, 2017

Sri Lanka were to tour South Africa for a full series in December/January but South African Cricket Board cancelled the tour. The fishermen from Jagadapattinam in Tamil Nadu's Pudukottai district were detained off Karainagar in northern Sri Lanka, a fisheries official said in Rameswaram. (more...)
Salah's first training session with Liverpool
- July 09, 2017

The Egypt global completed a transfer to the Reds from AS Roma last month and is set to join up with his new teammates and the manager for pre-season training in the coming days. He brings all this in. He's a naturally fit boy and I'm really looking forward to working with him. "That's all good. I'm really looking forward to [working with him]". (more...)
Chelsea new favourites to land Morata Chelsea new favourites to land Morata
- July 09, 2017

Both players have been linked with moves to Manchester United and Chelsea this summer, but Modric insisted: "Surely it is not an easy decision to leave Madrid". Being 24 himself, Alvaro Morata is looking for a change of scenery that would allow him to ditch the supporting role he performed last season and make him the main act. (more...)
Washington Wizards match Brooklyn Nets' offer to Otto Porter Washington Wizards match Brooklyn Nets' offer to Otto Porter
- July 09, 2017

The deal comes into effect for the upcoming 2017-18 season, in which Porter will make $24.8 million and become the team's highest paid player. As a result, Washington is headed for luxury-tax territory. Financial considerations aside, Washington should be thrilled to have Porter back. He started 80 games and became a third scoring threat to complement John Wall and Bradley Beal. (more...)
British and Irish Lions draw series in New Zealand after Auckland thriller British and Irish Lions draw series in New Zealand after Auckland thriller
- July 09, 2017

Howley said the 24-21 win in Wellington last weekend had instilled a sense of belief in the side that they can become the first Lions team since 1971 to win a Test series in New Zealand . "We're accepting of whatever decisions were made and whether we agree with them or not is something we'll do our talking to the referees about". Yet within Warren Gatland's Lions camp, there is a cautious optimism that this could be the match to shatter the records. (more...)
Amanda Nunes In Hospital, Bout With Valentina Shechenko Pulled From UFC 213
- July 09, 2017

Champion Nunes (14-4) got the better of Ms. Shevchenko (14-2) in their first encounter by a narrow unanimous decision, 29-28, 29-27 and 29-27, which set the stage for their reengagement. The story of this fight comes down to Nunes' power versus Shevchenko's distance management. He has finished 11 of his 13 wins and carries an eight-fight win streak into the bout. (more...)
Mexico vs. El Salvador in 2017 Gold Cup
- July 09, 2017

Pacific Time at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. Osorio will be banned from the sidelines during Mexico's 2017 CONCACAF Gold Cup campaign and is prohibited from conducting postgame press conferences at the tournament. Osorio was ejected, and Federation Internationale de Football Association, in a twist of irony, used video replay to sanction him now. Mexico is in Group C with El Salvador, Curacao and Jamaica. (more...)
No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz leaves Summer League with ankle injury No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz leaves Summer League with ankle injury
- July 09, 2017

In the team's game against the Golden State Warriors , Fultz was making his debut in a Sixers uniform, and the nightmare situation fans dreamed of happened. Fultz averaged 23.2 points last season for the Huskies, tops among freshmen, and added 5.9 assists and 5.7 rebounds per game, the only Division I player to reach those stats. (more...)