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Ravens Win Season Opener Against Bills Ravens Win Season Opener Against Bills
- September 14, 2016

How did Buffalo (0-1) stay close? Covering for the Bills was safety Duke Williams as the defense sent several defenders in on a blitz which Flacco exploited. Holding any team to 13 points should be enough for a win in 2016. Right now, the defense looks ahead of the offense, which isn't surprising, considering all the new offensive pieces. (more...)
Conor McGregor shows massive respect to CM Punk after UFC debut Conor McGregor shows massive respect to CM Punk after UFC debut
- September 14, 2016

Although Punk has nearly exclusively spent his time training since he signed with the UFC, Gall has been honing his skills for more than eight years. Punk didn't land a single significant strike in the 134-second contest, but also didn't take the exit of tapping out until he was left with no other option. (more...)
Angelique Kerber wants to lead WTA rankings as long as possible
- September 14, 2016

That is, until Saturday, when she reversed the score with her W&S opponent, winning in a thrilling final, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4. Sharapova is bound to have kept abreast with what happened at the season's final Grand Slam, which was won on Saturday night by Angelique Kerber in her latest chapter of Tales of the Unexpected. (more...)
Hazelbaker's HR breaks up no-hit bid, but Cards lose to Cubs
- September 14, 2016

Jose De Leon (2-0) won in his second big league start. "So I'm walking out, and (West) then said, 'If you go out, I'll count it as a visit'". Latos had a solid first start with the Nationals , but left the game in the fifth inning when he appeared to injure his right leg. (more...)
Alistair Overeem Says CM Punk Is Making A Mistake
- September 14, 2016

Werdum gets back in action as well for the first time since losing to Miocic against heavyweight Travis Browne , who had some salty words for his opponent during Thursday's news conference. So much so that Miocic said after the fight that he would prefer to fight in Brazil again because it was easier on his psyche. "When I got on top of him, game over", Miocic said. (more...)
Juan mata: no time to dwell on derby loss with feyenoord looming
- September 14, 2016

Mkhitaryan, making his first start for United, and the recalled Lingard were hauled off at the break and United performed better with Ander Herrera and Marcus Rashford on in their place. "He's not done a lot for their confidence when slaughtering them after the game". " Two wingers really wide, Silva and De Bruyne the key players in the system, which is what they've been doing all season ". (more...)
Rams' Aaron Donald ejected for making contact with official
- September 14, 2016

As Ogletree was getting up, he raked his foot over Gabbert's body, to which the quarterback took exception. Donald came in and grabbed the neck of 49ers receiver Quinton Patton from behind. Carlos Hyde scored his second touchdown of the game four plays later to give the Niners a 28-0 lead with 5:07 remaining in the game. He told reporters (including USA Today Sports' Martin Rogers ) the outburst was "dumb". (more...)
Pouille stuns Nadal; Halep and Del Potro enter US Open quarter-finals
- September 14, 2016

Fifty-two winners from Nadal – whose attacking response saw him come out a victor on 35 of 48 forays to the net – werent enough. "I couldn't dream better than this", said Pouille, while Nadal said, "I fight until the end, until the last ball". (more...)
US Open 2016: Lucas Pouille Beats Rafael Nadal In Five Sets
- September 14, 2016

I could not dream better than that", the world number 25 said after his four-hour victory. "I came out of the blocks well and started with the right intensity". He dropped on his back, his tongue sticking out. The two-time victor of the US Open (2010 and 2013) entered the 2016 US Open as one of the favorites to win the tournament. (more...)
Gov. McCrory: NCAA disrespected North Carolina
- September 14, 2016

And the fallout may not be over. The GOP's blistering rebuke came after the NCAA on September 12 announced it would be relocating seven sports championships previously scheduled to take place in the state due to North Carolina's House Bill 2 (HB2) legislation requiring people to use public restrooms aligned to the sex on their birth certificates. (more...)
Angelique Kerber: 'I'm feeling much more confident now in my skin' Angelique Kerber: 'I'm feeling much more confident now in my skin'
- September 14, 2016

It was her first final, she had dropped her ranking in 2015, and was a surprise finalist after a mediocre year. WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen has taken a look back at the 2016 US Open tournament, which ended on September 11, and presented ten conclusions in an analysis published on the Women's Tennis Association website . (more...)
Watch 'DWTS' Security Tackle Ryan Lochte Protestor
- September 14, 2016

Both Sododeh and Soroudi were taken down by security as they entered the stage and were later booked on trespassing charges, according to KABC-7 . Whether Lochte will sink or swim after the first round of voting remains to be seen, but " Dancing with the Stars " host Tom Bergeron is giving the security team who tackled the protesters high marks. (more...)
Wayne Rooney to remain as England captain under Sam Allardyce
- September 14, 2016

He went on to say, "It's still two years away". "I'm not old, but come Russian Federation I feel it will be time for me to say goodbye to global football". "If Joe arrives today, and I'm sure if there's anything in the pipeline Joe will tell us this may happen". I'm a player who's going to get it and I'm going to run at the full-back. (more...)
Wawrinka beats Nishikori, faces Djokovic in US Open final
- September 14, 2016

On Sunday, Djokovic will try for his third U.S. Open championship and 13th major trophy overall, facing No. 3 Stan Wawrinka or No. 6 Kei Nishikori . "For sure, people are not really ready to see that", Monfils said. Open tennis tournament. The once-dominant Big Four act is no more. "When you change, you change with what you got", Monfils said. "At that one or two games, yeah, I allowed [him to get in my head]", Djokovic said. (more...)
Rookie Lugo wins fourth straight
- September 14, 2016

Pierzynski's single. "I'm not going to try to trick them or throw it by them". "I don't know the answer to that question", he said. The Mets are a confident bunch that hasn't lost two straight games in almost two weeks. "I felt good", Colon said. "It was a back-and-forth game". The Mets announced Flores has a neck contusion is day-to-day. "It was a great throw", Pierzynski said. (more...)
Monfils bat Pouille et se qualifie pour les demies — US Open Monfils bat Pouille et se qualifie pour les demies — US Open
- September 14, 2016

Spectateur attentif du match de Lucas Pouille face à Rafael Nadal, il a semblé admiratif du talent du jeune Français de 22 ans et l'a exprimé dans des propos rapportés par Tennis Actu: "C'est superbe, magnifique ce qu'il vient d'accomplir sur le Central en battant Nadal , surtout avec le scénario qui était totalement fou". (more...)
Nico Rosberg wins Italian Grand Prix to cut Lewis Hamilton's lead
- September 14, 2016

Lewis Hamilton conceded his poor start cost him dearly in Sunday's Italian GP, which was won by Nico Rosberg. Rosberg's first victory at the historic circuit outside Milan was his seventh of the season, one more than Hamilton , and 21st of his career. (more...)
Djokovic cruises past Edmund
- September 14, 2016

Championships. When the USTA announced in 2013 that it would be making upgrades to the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, it said the capacity for each day session eventually would increase from 40,000 to 50,000. "I know the feeling", Kerber said, alluding to her own loss on the same court to Serena Williams in 2007. In the victory, Tsonga won 83 percent of his first serve points and 44 percent of his second serve points. (more...)
EPL 2016-17: Liverpool 4-1 Leicester - 5 talking points EPL 2016-17: Liverpool 4-1 Leicester - 5 talking points
- September 14, 2016

Firmino opened scoring for the Reds in the 13th minute when he latched on to James Milner's flawless pass from the left side and Brazilan forward turned his marker Robert Huth before calmly slotting the ball past Kasper Schmeichel.It was his second goal of the new season. (more...)
Arsene Wenger hails David Ospina as Arsenal snatch a point in Paris Arsene Wenger hails David Ospina as Arsenal snatch a point in Paris
- September 14, 2016

The Gunners got off to the worst possible start when Edinson Cavani headed the hosts ahead inside a minute, but he would go on to waste a number of gilt-edged opportunities before Sanchez struck to snatch a 1-1 draw. But I've been speaking with the best coaches in Europe over that time and that includes Wenger. It's down to performances. The game is getting slightly scrappy with a series of fouls for both teams. (more...)