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Amid war, Syria hopes to reach World Cup for 1st time

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With another 0-0 draw against Iran , Korea maintains second in the Group A standing, two points ahead of Syria and Uzbekistan . TEHRAN , Team Melli drew 2-2 with Syria national football team here at the Azadi Stadium on Tuesday. In his maiden World Cup appearance in 2014, he scored one goal in South Korea's 4-2 loss to Algeria as South Korea took an early exit from the quadrennial event. Read More »

Vols hold steady at No. 25 in AP top 25 poll

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We spoke all week long about a will to win, and that was the kind of game to find out our will to win. The under is also 4-1-1 in Georgia Tech's last six games in September. On August 31st, 2012, the Vols defeated NC State, 35-21, in their only other appearance in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game. "We're confident and happy that we won", added Tennessee defensive back Micah Abernathy . Read More »

Lewis Hamilton Overtakes Sebastian Vettel in F1 Rankings

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I can't believe it". "While they perhaps don't have the right package, hopefully in the future they do because we need to see these guys up here with us battling more". In eighth and ninth, it was Felipe Massa and Sergio Perez . At the time he was the youngest victor of an F1 race, aged 21. Heavy rain here at Monza led to the delay of the one-hour running with fans dressed in ponchos and taking cover from the inclement conditions by huddling under umbrellas. Read More »

Pablo Carreno Busta ends battling Denis Shapovalov's bid in last 16

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The atmosphere is unbelievable. I can not describe it. Shapovalov was the fourth straight qualifier Carreno Busta played but he didn't compete like one. After coming through three rounds of qualifying the likelihood of Shapovalov producing a remarkable comeback victory in five sets looked slim but the Canadian continued to believe and raced into a 3-0 lead in the third stage. Read More »

North Korea may have conducted 6th nuclear test, news agency reports

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Pyongyang, for its part, called the nuclear detonation "a flawless success". The explosion came just hours after Pyongyang claimed to have developed a hydrogen bomb that could be loaded onto a long-range missile, and after Abe held telephone talks with US President Donald Trump on the North's weapons programmes. Read More »

Hamilton takes victory and championship lead as Mercedes master Monza

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No matter who wins, though, the fans always rush onto the track for the most memorable podium celebration in the sport. "The start was tricky but I needed to keep my head down and get the places step by step", Bottas said. At the time he was the youngest victor of an F1 race, aged 21. Bottas, Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen all managed to claw their way up the grid after failing to fully acclimatise to the treacherous conditions during qualifying. Read More »

Manchester City to fail to land Alexis Sanchez on transfer deadline day

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Arsenal made a club-record bid which was accepted by the Ligue 1 club, but in the end the player turned down the move. Perhaps, they felt they could exploit the turbulence at Arsenal or they were aware that Bellerin had wanted out earlier in the summer to his boyhood club, Barcelona, who had shown a keen interest in him. Read More »

US Open: Pliskova survives Zhang scare, Nadal wins epic battle

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Zhang again broke at the start of the third, but it was Pliskova's resilience that won the day as the Czech set up a fourth-round clash with either Jennifer Brady or Monica Niculescu . She was also undone by the tall Czech's biggest weapon - her powerful serve. She bulldozed her way through the opening set as Pliskova struggled with her first serve. Read More »

Trump faces aftermath of Harvey — Sunday shows preview

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Fort Bend County ordered a mandatory evacuation yesterday for areas near the Barker Reservoir, which was threatening to flood. He and First Lady Melania Trump then helped serve boxed lunches to storm victims. Harvey made landfall in Texas as a Category 4 hurricane on August 25. "Folks said well they should have left". Homes that are not now flooded probably will not be affected, officials said. Read More »

Appalachian State vs Georgia

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Georgia will try to guard against that, but Appalachian State very almost won at Tennessee in the 2016 opener. If Eason will be healthy enough to play, it begs the question of who will start at quarterback. "Coming into the game, if there's a weak spot, maybe it's the seconday, but I thought they played well there as well". Georgia also rushed for 223 yards, with seniors Nick Chubb and Sony Michel almost topping the 100-yard mark. Read More »

Federer and Nadal resume their US Open campaigns

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This was Nara's first victory in nine career matches against opponents ranked in the top 10. An unlikely group of US Open contenders, one destined to become a first-time Grand Slam finalist, has a message for injured stars Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray - don't hurry back. Read More »

Florida's defense picks 2 for TDs, then blocks punt against MI

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The Gators finished with 11 rushing yards on 27 attempts, and MI forced five fumbles, recovering three. Here's the weird part: He blew the game - on a missed field goal. On the Wolverines' next drive, a 3rd & Long would turn into a disaster for Speight. Jake Olson, U.S.C.'s blind long-snapper, delivered a flawless extra-point snap with 3:13 left to play . Read More »

Mexico book WC berth, U.S. in jeopardy after loss

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In any case, the US knew what its opponent was capable of, with Costa Rica having racked up a 4-0 victory at home last November, a result that led to Jurgen Klinsmann's dismissal as American head coach. This is the second time the Americans have lost a home World Cup qualifier by multiple goals. They also swarmed Pulisic any time he was near the ball, taking away the Americans' best player for extended stretches. Read More »

Local Red Cross volunteers heading south to help hurricane Harvey victims

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More than 30,000 people have been forced from their homes due to flooding. What is questionable, though, is what Red Cross executives have done in the past with the money they have raised in the name of helping disaster victims. "No weapons; we don't let any weapons into a shelter". Tetting says OH volunteers will be involved in recovery efforts for the long haul. It's something quick and always needed, especially during disasters. Read More »

Malta 0-4 England

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Kane opened the scoring in the 53rd minute, having been found by Tottenham team-mate Dele Alli , and Southampton 's Ryan Bertrand doubled the lead from distance. A few days later, stories emerged that Sterling could be on his way to Arsenal as part of a proposed deal taking Alexis Sanchez in the opposite direction. Read More »

Aaron Rodgers says Colin Kaepernick 'worthy' of a place in the NFL

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It's unlikely that McCarthy played Hundley so much to give potential trade suitors a long look at him. In short, yes he can. The Browns' group anthem protest earlier this preseason included a white player . He made some good decisions, again not committing a turnover. In his last preseason game, Jones rushes eight times for a total of 48 yards. However, most of the yardage came off this pass to Aaron Peck . Read More »

Yet another loss for Sri Lanka; India make it 4-0

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It is a long way to go until the World Cup and we want to take one series at a time. Batting first, India scored 375/5 in their 50 overs, thanks to centuries from Kohli, Rohit and some notable contributions from Manish Pandey and MS Dhoni . Read More »

Mayweather Vs McGregor Within Reach Of Domestic PPV Record

As for his performance against Mayweather , it was solid, yet nothing spectacular. McGregor did state in the weeks just before the megafight that he would end Mayweather in under four rounds. It's safe to say that mixed martial arts (MMA) has grown exponentially in Chennai, over the past two years. 50-0 or to lose to an MMA fighter who never boxed before. Read More »

Kono urges China, Russia to up pressure on N. Korea

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North Korea had earlier threatened to fire a salvo of Hwasong-12s toward Guam, which is home to key USA military bases and strategic long-range bombers the North finds threatening. South Korea's Agency for Defense Development said the launches represented the last flight test for the longer-range missile before it is operationally deployed. Read More »

Sabathia, Yankees top Red Sox, 6-2

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Gary Sanchez drove in the first two runs with a single and his 28th homer for the Yankees (71-62), who are 4½ games behind Boston. On Friday, Sanchez is expected to hear his appeal of a four-game suspension for throwing punches at Miguel Cabrera, already on the ground during the first phase of a fight-filled game that featured eight ejections. Read More »

Report: Arsenal in talks with Paris St-Germain over Julian Draxler transfer

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But Neymar's world-record £198m move to PSG from Barcelona earlier this month to push Draxler further down the pecking order. He's said the following on Thursday morning. "He has achieved so much as has so much quality". "If we'd go after a player like Draxler come hell or high water, we'd face a similar question like with the James [Rodriguez] transfer". Read More »

Federer, Nadal edge through as Dimitrov crashes out

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Federer levelled the contest as he went into back-to-back five-setters in the opening two rounds of a major for the first time in his career. Rublev, just 19 and the world number 53, joins 18-year-old Denis Shapovalov of Canada in the last 32 at a Grand Slam event for the first time. Read More »

Une soirée de rêve pour les Bleus — France-Pays-Bas

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Maintenant, c'est à nous de finir le travail. On suivra donc le duel à distance avec la France , qui reçoit trois fois pour sa part. Maintenant, on ne peut pas être trop positifs, car l'équilibre est fragile. Lemar , très en forme avec l'AS Monaco depuis le début de saison, doublait la mise d'une superbe volée et signait un divin premier but avec l'Equipe de France pour sa 6e sélection (2-0, 73). Read More »

US Open: Rafael Nadal cruises past Dusan Lajovic in first round match

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While the courts are open to the public, they aren't free. "It was too noisy", even regretted the no. 1 in the world, Rafael Nadal . Jimmy Connors (98) is the only player with more wins. He capitalized early on subpar play from an off-kilter Federer , who said after the match he was struggling with his back, the same injury that kept him off court for the entire second half of the 2016 season. Read More »

Hope springs Windies to famous victory

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We wanted to capitalise on that. "We let them off the hook with balls on the hip and easy fours". His words bordered on boast, which global teams need not indulge in. It didn't and the West Indies batted absolutely superbly. Wisden Cricket Monthly magazine quite aptly headlined it, "Greenidge's Sunday League Romp". Read More »

Today Marks 20 Years Since Princess Diana's Death

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Dodi Fayed, son of Harrods owner Mohamed Al-Fayed, and driver Henri Paul also lost their lives in the crash. Two decades on, Britain has still not forgotten. Speaking to one group, Harry said his mother's death had affected everyone. "We've been doing this for 20 years", 41-year-old Nicky Surridge told Reuters. Read More »

Cleveland Browns Release CB Joe Haden

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Fourthly, there is a narrative that Haden is in decline and it is true the past two seasons he didn't play up to the standards of his earlier seasons. Haden is eligible to become a free agent at 4 p.m., after the Browns released him following efforts to trade him on Tuesday . Haden then joined the pre-practice huddle and barked with his teammates before lining up at cornerback the way he always does. Read More »

Paris Saint-Germain Agree R2.1bn Deal For French Wonderkid

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Following the world record signing of Neymar for €222m, PSG are unable to balance the books and bring in Mbappe. The French International has missed most of Monaco's games this season, (even though not many), due to a knee injury, and Monaco hasn't lost any. Read More »

O'Keefe to replace injured Hazlewood in Test squad

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On the road to recovery: Steve Smith congratulates David Warner on reaching 50 runs. The visitors advanced to 199 for 7 at lunch on the fourth day, still needing another 66 to win the Test. Confidence was the buzz word in the lead-up to the first Test against Australia , and because of the way the first two days panned out the Bangladesh players came to the post-day press conference with smiles on their faces and confidence in their words. Read More »