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ESPN captures perfect shot of Del Potro celebrating win over Federer

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But the 2009 champion at Flushing Meadows instead set up a rematch of his victorious final against Roger Federer as he played on through the effects of a fever which he first felt two days earlier. Otherwise, it has been a highly successful Grand Slam season for him, winning both the Australian Open and Wimbledon. Women's No. 4 Elina Svitolina meets No. Read More »

Keys makes it an all-American women's final 4

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Next for Keys is a match against 418th-ranked qualifier Kaia Kanepi of Estonia. Now Kanepi will attempt to reach her first Major semi-final, but will have to face one of the very talented, and very young, women who would contest the final quarter-final place: Svitolina and Madison Keys . Read More »

Kohli Seals 5-0 ODI Sweep for India with 2nd Straight Century

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Kohli brought up 1,000 ODI runs in 2017 en-route to his 30th century to once again remind the world that he is the best batsman in the limited-overs format. Upul Tharanga returned from his two-match suspension to captain the Sri Lanka squad and he had no hesitation in choosing to bat first after winning the toss . Read More »

India beat Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in one-off T20

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For India , legspinner Yuzvendra Chahal was expensive but took the most wickets and wrecked Lanka in the middle overs to end up with figures of 3/43. Dickwella added 23 runs with both Tharanga and Munaweera, as Sri Lanka reached 50 for two in the sixth over. India's T20 specialists - Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah - gave the visitors a flawless start to remove the opening duo. Read More »

Venus Williams defies odds, enters 2017 US Open semifinals

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Stephens was just trying to regain her footing and timing in July after almost a year off with a foot injury, but she has returned somehow better than ever. I'm very thankful for the opportunity. "It was a completely different time". I think it's the latter ... and I'm thoroughly impressed. "To come out of it with grace, as a champion, it's incredible". Read More »

England to host India for 5 Tests, 3 ODIs & T20Is in 2018

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Asked how much the second Test win has lifted the camp within the camp, Holder said: "It has done a lot". Success, of course, is never guaranteed in global sport and Roland-Jones and Westley will approach the series decider at Lord's starting on Thursday from very different vantage points. Read More »

CoCo Vandeweghe topples No. 1 in American women statement

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Madison Keys reached her first semi-final at her home Grand Slam to ensure there will be an American victor at the US Open in 2017. Chris Evert and Barbara Potter also made the semifinals. Nine months after an intruder attacked her with a knife, Kvitova is three victories away from what would be her first US Open title. Madison Keys hit a low point in May and doubted she could ever win another tennis match. Read More »

Rafael Nadal Concentrated On Andrey Rublev

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He's had a rough side for a lot of years with his wrist. "It's great to see him back on tour. We will just have to come back again and make it happen". Federer and del Potro famously met in the 2009 U.S. Open final, where the Argentine upset Federer-who had won the last five U.S. Open titles-in five sets. Read More »

Buffon: Spain defeat does not change Italy belief

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In today's UEFA World Cup Qualifier, World Champion Spain meets Italy at Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid. A packed Bernabeu was then given more to cheer in the final seconds as Spain's all-time leading scorer David Villa's three-year exile from worldwide football came to an end when the New York City striker replaced Isco to a standing ovation. Read More »

Red Sox busted using Apple Watch to steal signs from Yankees

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In 1951, the Wall Street Journal reported that the New York Giants used a telescope from center field to read signs from opposing catchers. In all of American sports, there is probably no rivalry, no blood feud, no long-running battle of antagonism like that which exists between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees . Read More »

Ben Woodburn inspires Wales to victory in Moldova

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The 1-0 victory for Wales over Austria on Saturday was a crucial one for their qualification hopes, on a night when the Republic of Ireland dropped points away in Georgia . Joe Allen and Neil Taylor have returned to the Wales squad for their trip to Moldova after serving their respective suspensions. Wales now face October clashes with Georgia and then Ireland, with at least a play-off spot now very much in their own hands. Read More »

Routine victory for Roger Federer in US Open

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Open final. But the crowd pulled him through, helped him save two match points and take a 5-set comeback win. Reminds me clearly of the 2009 finals that we had, which was an epic, too. While Nadal is slated to face Andrey Rublev, Federer will lock horns with Juan Martin del Potro in last eight. But hopes that the big Argentinian would go on to battle the Big Four were dashed by an injury to his left wrist that required a number of operations and nearly led to him quitting tennis in 2015. Read More »

Australia 321-5 at tea in Bangladesh Test

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David Warner continued his strong showing in the Test series against Bangladesh as he brought up his second century of the series in consecutive innings. "We'll all sleep well tonight, do all our recovery". Warner made it to a fine hundred, albeit with the help of a couple of dropped chances, before he was inconvenienced then dismissed by the rejuvenated Mustafizur Rahman. Read More »

Rafael Nadal admits to being stressed during Leonardo Mayer win

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It was an ideal situation to emerge from his less than stellar play (which is in part due to his stiff back). The closer Rafael Nadal gets to a potential long-awaited U.S. After battling injury during the lead-up and losing his final match at Winston-Salem to Thiago Monteiro, he took five sets to get past Jan-Lennard Struff in the first round. Read More »

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 »

Philippe Coutinho 'seen crying' after Liverpool rejected Barcelona's approach

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The Catalan side have been tracking the Liverpool playmaker for some time now and their interest was intensified following the departure of Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain. "On Friday, after weeks of offers and talks, Liverpool put a price on the player that we wanted [Coutinho]". Any "sadness" from Coutinho has likely stemmed from the fact he has to remain at Liverpool this summer. 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 »