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Given start at quarterback, Jets' Christian Hackenberg fails to take flight Given start at quarterback, Jets' Christian Hackenberg fails to take flight
- August 20, 2017

He was replaced by Bryce Petty Saturday, who went 15 of 24 for 160 yards with an interception. Two Bilal Powell runs for a total of three yards and a quarterback sack by Cornelius Washington for a loss of nine yards forced NY into punt formation on their first drive. (more...)
Pirates Place Wade LeBlanc on Disabled List; Recall Steven Brault Pirates Place Wade LeBlanc on Disabled List; Recall Steven Brault
- August 20, 2017

After five consecutive scoreless outings, each of the last two times out for LeBlanc, he has allowed multiple runs. Marte went 3 for 5 with a run and two RBIs for his fourth multi-hit game in a row. Jose Osuna hit his first career pinch-hit homer, a shot to right that was his sixth overall this season, to extend the Pirates lead to 6-1 leading off the sixth. (more...)
England-West Indies test series begins with day-nighter England-West Indies test series begins with day-nighter
- August 20, 2017

England faced with uncertainty as they play their first day-night Test against West Indies at Edgbaston Before this week, Stuart Broad only had one experience of bowling with a pink cricket ball and that was sending down a delivery in ademonstration for a British TV channel in June. (more...)
Crystal Palace defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah frustrated in Liverpool defeat Crystal Palace defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah frustrated in Liverpool defeat
- August 20, 2017

Despite not enjoying the best form for the Reds during his time at Liverpool , Christian Benteke went into today's clash with plenty of confidence. Liverpool's victor came from a blunder by holding midfield player Luka Milivojevic who was facing his own goal when a poor touch bounced off Dominic Solanke for Sadio Mane to score. (more...)
Man Utd net three goals in four minutes to thrash Swansea Man Utd net three goals in four minutes to thrash Swansea
- August 20, 2017

Eric Bailly put the visitors ahead before three goals in less than four minutes dispatched Swansea , with Romelu Lukaku , Paul Pogba and Anthony Martial also on the scoresheet. "The word that better describes the team now is confident", he said. "As a squad, we haven't really talked about specific aims for the season too much so far, but the goal is to win as many titles as possible". (more...)
Dallas Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith's First NFL Tackle Dallas Cowboys LB Jaylon Smith's First NFL Tackle
- August 20, 2017

Make sure to watch the Colts vs Cowboys live stream to see who comes out the victor. The Dallas Cowboys set to play into their third game of the 2017 NFL Preseason schedule against the Indianapolis Colts and their first contest at home stadium . (more...)
Muguruza to meet Halep in Cincinnati final Muguruza to meet Halep in Cincinnati final
- August 20, 2017

Elsewhere, No.6-seeded Caroline Wozniacki eased past Elena Vesnina, 6-2, 6-4 to improve her WTA-best win total to 47 with the win and will face Barty in the round of 16. In another clash of the pane of the feminine, the Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova , ranked eighth, defeated spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 6-2, 6-4. The Bulgarian will play the victor of the semifinal between Nick Kyrgios, who knocked out second-ranked Rafael Nadal in straight sets in a Friday quarterfinal, and David Ferrer . (more...)
Stenson takes 1-stroke lead after 3rd round at Wyndham Stenson takes 1-stroke lead after 3rd round at Wyndham
- August 20, 2017

He had back-to-back birdies on the second and third hole and No. 5 and No. 6. A bogey at the next, where he overshot the green with his approach from rough, halted his progress, and he was lucky to avoid a water hazard with his second shot at the par-five 15th, fellow competitor Kevin Na yelling "safe" to inform Love his ball was dry. (more...)
Dodgers activate Adrian Gonzalez from 60-day disabled list Dodgers activate Adrian Gonzalez from 60-day disabled list
- August 20, 2017

A misplayed popup by Tigers third baseman Nick Castellanos led to the first run of the game in the seventh inning and the Dodgers scored all their runs in the final three innings, beating the Tigers 3-0 Saturday afternoon. I just tried to walk it off and finish that inning. The victory gave the Dodgers their 13 consecutive win against an American League team this season, tied with the Marlins for the longest streak in MLB history. (more...)
Barcelona failed to sign Coutinho Barcelona failed to sign Coutinho
- August 20, 2017

Coutinho made 36 appearances for the Merseyside club last season and scored 14 goals , assisting in nine more in all competitions. Liverpool star Coutinho is tipped to join LaLiga giants Barca to help fill the void left by Neymar , who joined Paris Saint-Germain in a world-record deal. (more...)
WWE SummerSlam 2017 Preview - This Week's Top Rope Nation Podcast
- August 20, 2017

Expect brawling, broken tables, suplexes, kicks and maybe even some blood. But according to Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer (h/t Pop Culture ), the current plan is for Brock Lesnar to retain the Universal Championship at SummerSlam against Roman Reigns , Samoa Joe , and Braun Strowman . (more...)
Titans offense gets redemption with 34-27 win over Panthers Titans offense gets redemption with 34-27 win over Panthers
- August 20, 2017

On back-to-back drives, Henry and McCaffrey got points on the board with a 17-yard touchdown for each running back. According to Jourdan Rodrigue of the Charlotte Observer , Newton won't be back on the field for the Panthers' preseason game against the Tennessee Titans on Saturday. (more...)
Conte: I want to lead Chelsea out in the new Stamford Bridge Conte: I want to lead Chelsea out in the new Stamford Bridge
- August 20, 2017

However, Spurs haven't had much success playing at Wembley in recent seasons, recording a number of underwhelming performances at the home of England's national side. It really is because I want English players at every level of our game in large clubs. He has a market transfer value of £20million. "Sometimes you can win, but you are preparing yourself for disruption". (more...)
Real Madrid 2-0 FC Barcelona: Supercopa de Espana Match Report Real Madrid 2-0 FC Barcelona: Supercopa de Espana Match Report
- August 20, 2017

As we all knew that, even there are totally twenty teams in the La Liga . Asensio's first competitive game for Madrid came in a 3-2 win against Sevilla in the UEFASuper Cup. Barcelona finished three points behind Real last season but there is concern the gap between Spain's biggest two sides could be far larger this season as the Catalans look shaken to the bone by the departure of Neymar to Paris St Germain . (more...)
Hughes out to intimidate visiting Arsenal
- August 19, 2017

The back three that transformed Arsenal's fortunes at the end of last season struggled in the face of Leicester's counter-attack, though the return from injury of Per Mertesacker, Laurent Koscielny and Shkodran Mustafi should help in that department. (more...)
All Blacks unlock Australia's defense All Blacks unlock Australia's defense
- August 19, 2017

By the end of 80 minutes, Australia had missed 48 tackles, which is just not good enough at worldwide level. The Wallabies take on the All Blacks next Saturday in Dunedin. The popular view regarding rugby union in Australia is that the sport is in crisis. Liam Squire had them in front 10 minutes in with the first of 12 tries on the day, but two Bernard Foley penalties kept Australia in the hunt at 7-6. (more...)
Mets trade Curtis Granderson to Dodgers Mets trade Curtis Granderson to Dodgers
- August 19, 2017

In Los Angeles, Granderson adds to an outfield that already has Yasiel Puig, Joc Pederson and Chris Taylor in its lineup. The Dodgers also received cash considerations to offset the approximately $3.8 million Granderson is owed in the final year of a four-year, $60 million contract he signed with the Mets . (more...)
Dangote Vows to Sack Wenger If He Buys Arsenal FC Dangote Vows to Sack Wenger If He Buys Arsenal FC
- August 19, 2017

The cement magnate said he'll consider making a formal bid once he is done with the construction of a massive $ 11 billion oil refinery in Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos, by the end of the decade. Arsenal nevertheless continues to enjoy a huge following in Nigeria and much of Africa , with some of the biggest names in African football having played for the league. (more...)
Burnley set to break transfer record for Wood Burnley set to break transfer record for Wood
- August 19, 2017

So, with Leeds facing Sunderland in a Saturday evening fixture, it seemed the ideal way for Wood to wave goodbye to the club. It is understood that the 25-year-old New Zealand striker is set to undergo a medical with the Clarets tomorrow. (more...)
James Faulkner recalled for limited overs series against India James Faulkner recalled for limited overs series against India
- August 19, 2017

Coulter-Nile, who has been hampered by serious injury in recent years, will get a chance again having shown impressive signs in the Indian Premier League earlier this year. T20 squad: S Smith (captain), D Warner, J Behrendorff, D Christian, N Coulter-Nile, P Cummins, A Finch, T Head, M Henriques, G Maxwell, T Paine, K Richardson, A Zampa. (more...)