• Ezekiel Elliott Will Be Eligible To Play Sunday Against New York Giants

    Ezekiel Elliott Will Be Eligible To Play Sunday Against New York Giants

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    It accuses the N.F.L.'s appeal process of being "fundamentally unfair" because the arbitrator, Harold Henderson, denied attempts by Elliott's lawyers to have his ex-girlfriend testify at a hearing that wrapped up earlier Thursday. Like Brady's case, the phrase "fundamental fairness" is integral to the argument of Elliott and the NFL. The NFLPA (on behalf of Elliott ) filed a temporary restraining order (TRO) in a Texas district court last Friday to nullify the suspension.
  • Kohli second only to Tendulkar

    Kohli second only to Tendulkar

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    Who knows what Lasith Malinga is thinking? "As I said, we don't want to be predictable in any way and we want to have an X factor if possible with the bowling attack as well", he added. The wristspinners may also keep Axar Patel out of the XI. India's opening batsmen Ajinkya Rahane and Rohit Sharma fell early to leave India at 29-2 but impressive play from Kohli, who scored 110 off 116 balls, and Kedar Jadhav, who scored 63 off 73 balls, led them to victory.
  • Andrew Luck 'unlikely' to play Week 1

    Andrew Luck 'unlikely' to play Week 1

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    It's worth noting that the Colts did add some quarterback insurance behind Luck regardless, as the team traded former first round wide receiver Phillip Dorsett to the New England Patriots in exchange for young quarterback Jacoby Brissett .
  • NASCAR Monster Energy Series Predictions - Bojangles' Southern 500 9/3/17

    NASCAR Monster Energy Series Predictions - Bojangles' Southern 500 9/3/17

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    Hamlin meanwhile was charging through the field. Hamlin closed to within a auto length of Truex and the lead in the closing laps and was in position to take the lead when Truex got into the wall with just over two laps remaining. Truex and Busch wrecked themselves out of a Brickyard 400 win, handing it to Kasey Kahne while Kyle Larson took a MI victory away from Truex with a tremendous final restart.
  • Truex Jr. Qualifies 2nd, Jones 10th for Southern 500

    Truex Jr. Qualifies 2nd, Jones 10th for Southern 500

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    Darlington Raceway is something everyone should at least try to experience it one time , Sprenger added. Truex didn't have the dominant vehicle in the first two stages, but he won both, despite leading just 34 of the first 200 laps. Martin won 40 Cup races but never won the title. "Glad we were able to clear him coming out of (turn) four or it could've been a lot more exciting".
  • Denny Hamlin wins Bojangles Southern 500

    Denny Hamlin wins Bojangles Southern 500

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    Steam rose from his auto and sweat poured from Martin Truex Jr .'s face, while Denny Hamlin celebrated a Southern 500 victory Sunday night with a burnout. It was the seventh time in 25 races this season that Truex Jr. has qualified in the No. 2 position. Hamlin celebrated his win, while Truex had to settle for eighth.
  • Hamlin Victorious as Truex Claims Regular Season Championship

    Hamlin Victorious as Truex Claims Regular Season Championship

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    This energy is like nowhere else we get to see, apart from maybe Silverstone. "So it's much different, although the last race here was kind of like the old days". Hamlin has had a good year at the tracks he's traditionally done well at this year, so look for that to continue tonight. Kasey Kahne (1, 5), Austin Dillon (1, 5), Chase Elliott (94 points ahead of Clint Bowyer on the cutoff line, 2 playoff points), Matt Kenseth (+92, 3), Jamie McMurray (+91, 0).
  • Texas A&M QB Nick Starkel in walking boot after loss

    Texas A&M QB Nick Starkel in walking boot after loss

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    Trayveon Williams had 22 carries for 203 yards and two TDs, and Keith Ford rushed for 114 yards and three TDs on 18 carries. Texas A&M led 44-10 with less than five minutes remaining in the third quarter before UCLA scored the final five touchdowns of the contest to shock the SEC's Aggies and start the season with an improbable victory.
  • US Open: Venus Williams enters quarterfinals

    US Open: Venus Williams enters quarterfinals

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    She took the forehand down the line with authority and had Muguruza on her back foot for the better part of both sets. Kvitova is a two-time Wimbledon champion, but her ability to continue to contend for major titles - or even play at all - had been in doubt after a vicious knife attack during a home invasion in December severely damaged her left hand.
  • Patriots trade QB Jacoby Brissett to the Colts for WR Phillip Dorsett

    Patriots trade QB Jacoby Brissett to the Colts for WR Phillip Dorsett

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    The Patriots lost wide receiver Julian Edelman and cornerback Cyrus Jones to torn ACLs in the past two preseason games, so their punt return needs were approaching code-red levels. All along, Brissett seemed like a safe candidate to make the roster unless another team proposed a trade to the Patriots. It would be uncharacteristic of the Patriots to trade a player like Brissett for someone they did not think would give them a better return; and have that return fail.
  • Andre Gomes staying at Barcelona

    Andre Gomes staying at Barcelona

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    Gomes is reportedly heading to north London to complete the switch before the summer transfer window closes for English clubs late on Thursday. Gomes, however, failed to fulfil those expectations during his debut campaign at the Nou Camp, and was booed by his own crowd in some games.
  • Details emerge on Seahawks trade of Jermaine Kearse for Sheldon Richardson

    Details emerge on Seahawks trade of Jermaine Kearse for Sheldon Richardson

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    A year later, after failing to hook up with Wilson throughout the NFC Championship Game against the Green Bay Packers, Kearse caught the 35-yard game-winning touchdown in overtime. The Seahawks have seen how far a dominant defensive line can take them. Today? They get a 2nd Round pick. The University of Washington product signed as an undrafted free agent with the 'Hawks in 2012 and has averaged 13.8 yards on his 153 career receptions with 11 TDs.
  • Nigeria Set For Cameroon Clash

    Nigeria Set For Cameroon Clash

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    We want to go to the World Cup. The Lions will derive little comfort from glancing at the Group B table, on which they lag behind Nigeria with as many as four points, and also realize they have never beaten Nigeria in a World Cup qualifying match played in Nigeria.
  • Sharapova fights back to claim victory in second round of US Open

    Sharapova fights back to claim victory in second round of US Open

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    It was as if every one of Sharapova's winners - and she compiled 60, 45 more than Halep - was her way of declaring, "I'm back!" Her opener was against second seed Simona Halep , and Sharapova took the win in that match. 1 ranking from Karolina Pliskova at the end of the tournament. Patrick Mouratoglou, the coach of Serena Williams, is among those who disagree with the United States Tennis Association's decision.
  • Riyad Mahrez expected to join Barcelona in stunning deal

    Riyad Mahrez expected to join Barcelona in stunning deal

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    Barca, Arsenal and Chelsea are among the clubs who have been linked with a move for Mahrez, who was named the PFA Player of the Year in 2016 after helping Leicester win the Premier League title. Mahrez has played in all three of Leicester's Premier League matches so far this season. "The selection will therefore fly without him Thursday morning to Lusaka to face Zambia on Saturday".
  • Chelsea agree deal for Torino's Davide Zappacosta

    Chelsea agree deal for Torino's Davide Zappacosta

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    Conte is desperate for a new wing-back and has endured a miserable summer trying to sign one. The Premier League champions moved quickly to secure Zappacosta, who received his first worldwide call-up during Antonio Conte's spell as Italy coach, after Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain rejected the chance to move to Stamford Bridge in favour of joining Liverpool .
  • Nigeria vs Cameroon: Rohr happy to have

    Nigeria vs Cameroon: Rohr happy to have "full house"

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    Nigeria welcome the reigning African champions to the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium, Uyo on Friday, 1st September, before flying to Yaounde. The Eagles' handler further posited that though Cameroon are African champions, they played in the FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and it was not easy for them; he also added that they have not won in four games now, and yet they have a very good team.
  • Cardinals Trade Mike Leake in Move Toward Future

    Cardinals Trade Mike Leake in Move Toward Future

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    There is also a mutual option in play for the 2022 season which would earn Leake a $5 million buyout if the Mariners chose to cut ties with the veteran starting pitcher. "It made us feel good about the price point", Dipoto told reporters after the trade was announced . Sixteen different pitchers have started games for Seattle this season.
  • Man City To Make Last-Ditch For Arsenal Star Forward, Alexis

    Man City To Make Last-Ditch For Arsenal Star Forward, Alexis

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    Raheem Sterling would consider talking to Arsenal if Manchester City offered him to the London club as part of their bid to prise Alexis Sánchez from the Emirates Stadium. Sanchez had joined Arsenal from FC Barcelona in 2014 for a fee of about £35 million and won the FA Cup for the second time last season. The Chilean made his first appearance of the season in Arsenal's 4-0 defeat at Liverpool on Sunday, coming off for Alexandre Lacazette after 62 minutes.
  • Lions QB Matthew Stafford to become highest-paid NFL player

    Lions QB Matthew Stafford to become highest-paid NFL player

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    Stafford's extension kicks in next season, so for now, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco will be the highest paid at the position for the 2017 season. Those who understand the way the National Football League does business realize that contracts are about timing and circumstance, and Stafford was simply the next guy up at the game's most important position who remains in the prime of his career.
  • US Open 2017: Staying at the top is hardest, says Angelique Kerber

    US Open 2017: Staying at the top is hardest, says Angelique Kerber

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    Kerber becomes the first defending U.S. Open champion to lose in the first round the following year since Svetlana Kuznetsova was knocked off in round one in 2005. I know that I will not be giving up like this. "This court has not given me fond memories but hopefully this overtakes that". "It means a lot, especially since the last time I was here-I was really hoping I wouldn't do that again".
  • Celebrities And Companies Pitch In To Harvey Relief Effort

    Celebrities And Companies Pitch In To Harvey Relief Effort

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    Instagram has become more renowned for narcissism and endless selfies rather than philanthropy and good-doing, but comedian Kevin Hart kept it real with his latest post in aid of Tropical Storm Harvey . "I think people are in bad shape and they need help". Singer Chris Young pledged $100,000 toward a $500,000 GoFundMe account benefiting the Red Cross.
  • Floyd Mayweather's punches that knocked out Conor McGregor

    Floyd Mayweather's punches that knocked out Conor McGregor

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    In the 10th, Mayweather moved in for kill pinning a visibly tired McGregor against the ropes and landing a flurry of punches when the referee stepped in to stop the fight. After 25 minutes, he started to slow down. "I told you guys it wouldn't go the distance", he added. "I thought it was close though and I thought it was a bit of an early stoppage".