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F1 Renault driver Magnussen expects to compete at Italian GP

F1 Renault driver Magnussen expects to compete at Italian GP

The passion you see from the Italian fans reminds me of the atmosphere we saw in Mexico. "Really it's now about getting the most from the package we have in hand". We were strong from the first practice session through to Sunday afternoon thanks to an excellent all-round team performance. I'm going to be flat-out again and pushing as hard as I can. Read More

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NFL draft headed to Philadelphia

NFL draft headed to Philadelphia

On Wednesday, the National Football League said it will make a "major announcement" on Thursday at noon at City Hall. The first NFL Draft was held at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Philadelphia in 1936. The festivities surrounding the event are free. You have now viewed your allowance of free articles. The draft was held in NY in 2014, before moving to Chicago for 2015 and 2016. Read More

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Blue Jays fall to Orioles 5-3 on Wieters' homer

Houston's Collin McHugh threw six scoreless innings to lead the Astros past Oakland 3-1. Zach Britton recorded his 39th save of the season out of 39 attempts, staying ideal on the season. He also raised his average for the month to.357 (45-for-126). He is batting.434 with seven doubles, six home runs and 14 RBIs over the span. With two on and nobody out in the ninth, Yadier Molina dropped down a bunt. Read More

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American Rogers loses to Larsson at Connecticut Open

American Rogers loses to Larsson at Connecticut Open

The tournament was a confidence booster for Radwanska heading into the U.S. Open, which begins Monday. Should she defeat Svitolina, Radwanska can use the $130,300 Connecticut Open first-place prize for tip money. Svitolina, 21, is simply thrilled to get an opportunity to win a singles championship. Svitolina, who upset Serena Williams at the Rio Summer Games, reset her own game. Read More

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England newboy Michail Antonio keen to prove his worth at worldwide level

On Monday night, Sam Allardyce confirmed that Wayne Rooney will stay on as England's captain - and the country's all-time top scorer gave his reaction in front of the media on Tuesday. "I think it is still two years away but I started playing football professionally when I was 16, global football when I was 17 so 15 years of worldwide football is a lot of years and in my eyes I think that would be the right time to finish". Read More

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Leicester bid €30m to buy Adrien Silva from Sporting Lisbon - player's father

Leicester bid €30m to buy Adrien Silva from Sporting Lisbon - player's father

It all adds up to what could be a busy day for Leicester City and the rest of the Premier League. Simpson, who has a year left on his current contract, said: "Everyone knows I love Leicester and I want to stay here. Silva, 27, was part of Portugal's Euro 2016-winning squad and said on Monday that he was interested in moving on from Sporting after spending the last 15 years with the club. Read More

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Mauricio Pochettino:

Mauricio Pochettino: "It was a fair result"

This is our base and we have to build on this", Klopp said. He also helped the Catalan giants lift the European Cup as a player in 1992. "Yes it is very important for us to continue doing that", he said. "I am very pleased and I am very happy for definite. We have improved because now we have two strikers", he added. Pochettino had described how he wanted Spurs to gain momentum in his programme notes for the game, but now sees the parting from his players as impeding that. Read More

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Arsenal Prepared To Send Jack Wilshere On Loan

But he is sure to have plenty of options as the transfer window comes towards a close - and a switch within England has not been discounted. Wilshere was kept out of the England squad for the World Cup Qualifiers by new manager Sam Allardyce and reiterated that the decision to do so was based on current form, with Wilshere not having too much of game time. Read More

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Beat-up Colts get welcome news on Mewhort injury

Beat-up Colts get welcome news on Mewhort injury

Huff was a big time play-maker Saturday. "I'm disappointed like they are because we're better than that". Indianapolis will only have three days to get ready, practicing Monday, today and Wednesday. "The kid is a tough kid". It's not too big for him. Andrew Luck and Chuck Pagano talk about the Colts' disappointing performance Saturday night against Philadelphia . Read More

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Larson takes advantage of late restart for first Cup victory

Larson takes advantage of late restart for first Cup victory

Like at MI earlier this season, Elliott had a tough time getting his auto going in the final restart as Larson took the lead with nine laps remaining and held on for his first career win. As I mentioned above, Larson got the first victory of his career on Sunday . That's what happens when you combine 400 miles on NASCAR's fastest track and only four cautions. Read More

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Man United: Boss plays down Rashford start

But this season, the arrival of Zlatan Ibrahimovic has seen the starting central striker position become occupied, meaning Rashford hasn't had the amount of game time he was enjoying during the second half of last season. Elsewhere, Arsenal and champions Leicester City picked up their first Premier League wins of the season by beating Watford and Swansea City respectively. Read More

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Minnesota Vikings' Adrian Peterson adapting to shotgun formation

Bank Stadium for football Sunday afternoon, welcoming fans inside their new stadium for the first time, the Minnesota Vikings were all about selling hope. "I can't wait to get out there against the Packers and really open this place for real". An awkward season for the Chargers has started as poorly as possible with the holdout of defensive end Joey Bosa , the third pick in the draft whose representatives have clashed with the front office over seemingly minor structures to his contract. Read More

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Kaepernick will sit through anthem until there's change

Referencing the recent shooting deaths of African-Americans by police, he told NFL Media that his conscience would not allow him to partake in the pre-game ceremony Friday against the Green Bay Packers. That's not right by anyone's standards. Edwards is a sociologist and African-American activist who helped plan the "Olympic Project for Human Rights" before the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, where US sprinters and medalists Tommie Smith and John Carlos bowed their heads through the anthem on the ... Read More

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West Ham beats Bournemouth 1-0 in 1st game at new home

West Ham beats Bournemouth 1-0 in 1st game at new home

The deal comes shortly after West Ham announced Florida tourism authority Experience Kissimmee as their first destination partner. The win moved West Ham , who lost their opening game at Chelsea, up to 10th on three points. "If we didn't win people would start asking questions, 'Is it a proper home?'", he said. The home supporters endured a nervous wait as Bilic's side, missing forwards Andre Ayew, Andy Carroll and Dimitri Payet through injury, struggled until Bournemouth had ... Read More

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