Tuesday October 17-th, 2017

Daniel Murphy: Murphy haunts Mets with two-run home run

New York Mets starting pitcher Steven Matz (32) winds up during the first inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Sunday, July 10, 2016 , in New York. "When we get into Philly, that's when we've really got to get it going". Th...

Pogba 'tells friends he wants United move'

He added: "If United can get Pogba then that sends out the signal that we are really going for it this year". However, the Bianconeri are one of the most financially solid clubs in Italy and can afford to turn down €120m. Manchester United gre...

Portugal beats host France to lift Euro Cup 2016

The victory ended Portugal's run of 10 straight defeats against France , who had eliminated them in the semi-finals at Euro 1984, Euro 2000 and the 2006 World Cup. They seemed to be inspired by Ronaldo's re-emergence and the Real Madrid forward ...

Sale of UFC for $4 billion nears final word, reports say Sale of UFC for $4 billion nears final word, reports say

There has been no confirmation yet from the UFC unless a tweet from White with a smiley face counts for anything - and in the past, it has. In the new deal, the report said , Fertitta will step down as the UFC's chairman after a transition...

Portugal's extra-time goal from unlikely source snatches Euro 2016 from France Portugal's extra-time goal from unlikely source snatches Euro 2016 from France

Ronaldo has now won it and now, he can end the debate between him and Lionel Messi. Officials say the police will patrol the Stade de France stadium as well as the Fan Zone near the Eiffel Tower and the Champs Elysees boulevard. The hosts appeared...

Happy Ronaldo leaves European final in tears for 2nd time

The sight of Portugal's captain Cristiano Ronaldo in tears after being substituted with a knee injury was undoubtedly the key moment from a tame first half in Paris , though the majority of half-chances fell to France. - Rangers midfielder Joey Ba...

RUMOURS: Real Madrid give up on Pogba signing RUMOURS: Real Madrid give up on Pogba signing

The Frenchman left Old Trafford in 2012 on a free transfer to join Juventus after Sir Alex Ferguson deemed him surplus to requirements. Jose Mourinho has seemingly earmarked Pogba as his marquee signing this summer as the Portuguese coach looks to ...

Australia PM claims victory after national elections

Following the counting of more than a million postal votes, the center-right Coalition - the biggest parties of which are Shorten's Labor Party, and the rural-based National Party - pulled ahead in the total. The turbulence has already caused other p...

Ex-House speaker Gingrich considered as Trump's running mate

As the political world waits to see if the former Georgia congressman and U.S. House speaker gets tapped to be Donald Trump's running mate, Gingrich teamed up with his former Crossfire partner Van Jones to discuss this week's shootings in Dallas, Ba...

Portugal Wins Euro 2016 in Overtime

In doing so, Portugal denied the French a third final victory on home soil to add to Euro '84 and the 1998 World Cup. Portugal have won the European football championships after beating hosts France 1-0 in the Paris final. Ronaldo tried despera...

Andy Murray impressive in winning his second Wimbledon title

While it was Raonic's first Grand Slam final, it was the 11th of 29-year-old Murray's career. Finally, at 2-all in the third, Raonic got to 15-40 for his first - and, it turned out, only - break points, thanks to a forehand return victor off an 8...

Andy Murray beats Milos Raonic to win second Wimbledon title

I feel happier this time, more content. "The thing that impressed me most about Andy's performance was his focus". "Not many grand slam finals has he been the favourite to win, but I think he dealt with it really well and stuck to his game plan"....

Euro final preview: Portugal vs Euro final preview: Portugal vs

After a fairly solid performance against Germany in Marseille, Deschamps is expected to stick with the 4-2-3-1 he used against the world champions. Antoine Griezmann was part of a three-man attacking midfield against the Germans, sitting just behin...

Reid wins men's singles wheelchair title

Later, Shapovalov and Canadian partner Felix Auger-Aliassime lost in the doubles final to Kenneth Raisma of Estonia and Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 4-6, 6-4, 6-2. "Obviously, first time I'll play a Slam final against someone that isn't Roger or Nova...

The UFC 200 Title Fight Is Off And Daniel Cormier Is Devastated The UFC 200 Title Fight Is Off And Daniel Cormier Is Devastated

After Jones's first meeting with Cormier in January 2015, it was revealed he had tested positive for apparent cocaine use before the fight. On Saturday, just as the preliminary fights for UFC 200 were getting underway, John Cena appeared on ESPN'...

UEFA Euro 2016 Semi-Final 2; France Advances to Final UEFA Euro 2016 Semi-Final 2; France Advances to Final

The Magic Man tipped hosts France to win the tournament before a ball was even kicked, however he doesn't see Didier Deschamps' side having things all their own way against the Portuguese. I'm delighted for the players, it was a very tough game again...

UFC 200 preview and predictions UFC 200 preview and predictions

I will admit I am pro wrestling fan first and foremost but I won't deny that my love for MMA has grown immensely over the years. It was the biggest event in UFC history to date, and it definitely lived up to the hype. Tate tapped to the choke 3...

Prosecutor Vows Probe Into Minn. Police Shooting

About the same time, Yanez joined the Minnesota chapter of the National Latino Peace Officers Association, where he worked to raise money for and connect with Latino youth, said John Lozoya, one of the organization's founders. Overall, officers sto...

Manchester United's Paul Pogba Move Still In Early Stages

Speaking to Sky Sports , Ince said "Sir Alex Ferguson would have been disappointed to have lost him" to Juventus in 2012, but since he has moved there he has improved so much. Mourinho wants to strengthen four positions during his maiden press con...

Deadlock looming over Canada Post negotiations

Despite concerns to the contrary, prior to the holiday weekend, Canada celebrated its 149birthday without any notice of another postal service work stoppage. The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) is denouncing the lockout notice as an attempt t...

Golovkin Vs Brook Set Sept 10 in London Golovkin Vs Brook Set Sept 10 in London

Brook was also deep in negotiations with another fighter, WBO World Welterweight Champion Jessie Vargas. The list of top-ranked fighters who have said, "Thanks but no thanks" to middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin is far more impressive than the...

NSW bans greyhound racing NSW bans greyhound racing

And if there is, as I said, any repeat of large-scale scandals as we saw past year, or what we saw uncovered in NSW , all gloves and all bets are off", she said. Greyhound racing in Australia is on the path to becoming extinct if sweeping changes d...

Wimbledon: Kerber to face Serena in final

Serena had earlier paved the way for a potential clash with her older sibling by defeating Elena Vesnina 6-2 6-0 in just 49 minutes on Centre Court. In beating Vesnina , Williams won 96% of the points in which her first serve was good, losing just...

Goalkeeper Petr Cech retires from Czech Republic duty Goalkeeper Petr Cech retires from Czech Republic duty

Cech made his worldwide debut for the Czech Republic in a friendly in February 2002. His last match in the national jersey was a 2-0 loss to Turkey in the final group-stage game at the European Championship in France on June 21. He added in a m...

Broncos reportedly make second contract offer to Von Miller in 24 hours Broncos reportedly make second contract offer to Von Miller in 24 hours

Super Bowl MVP Von Miller and representatives from the Denver Broncos are expected to talk on the phone in a bid to end their contract stalemate, ESPN reported on Friday. Unless Miller and Denver can reach agreement on a long-term deal by July 15...

Oscar Pistorius 'could compete for South Africa in the 2020 Olympics' Oscar Pistorius 'could compete for South Africa in the 2020 Olympics'

The minimum prison sentence for murder in South Africa is 15 years, but Judge Thokozile Masipa said mitigating circumstances, such as rehabilitation and remorse, outweighed aggravating factors, were his reasons for deviating from the prescribed s...

Red Sox fight through injuries to hold off Rays 6-5

Betts, who started the weekend with 18 home runs, said, "I wasn't ever going to participate in the Home Run Derby". Now with his injury, the Red Sox acquired Brad Ziegler from the Arizona Diamondbacks. That said, General Manager Dave Dombrowski is ...

Sounders left out of MLS All-Star Fan XI selections Sounders left out of MLS All-Star Fan XI selections

The players chosen in the Fan XI vote won't necessarily be the starters. With three goals and five assists this season, Kaká has figured in almost a goal per game. In total, the Mexico global has 10 goals and 10 assists since joining the Galaxy in ...

Mets Pitcher Matt Harvey To Have Season-Ending Surgery

Matt Harvey will have season-ending surgery next week in St. Louis to relieve symptoms associated with Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS), the team announced Friday. "It's another huge setback". If you're looking for positives, the 34-year-old Beckett...

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel injures knee, out 3-6 weeks

Kimbrel is expected to have surgery Monday for a medial meniscus tear. The right-handed reliever was selected for the MLB All-Star Game for the fifth time last week, but now will miss Tuesday's game. Farrell said the team spoke with Ziegler about 1...

Heads to Cleveland in trade Heads to Cleveland in trade

In 21 playoff games, he averaged 5.4 points and 3.4 rebounds per game. The Cavaliers have acquired Dunleavy via a trade . Cleveland Cavaliers forward Richard Jefferson confirmed Wednesday he'll return to the team on a two-year contract.

Ballwin officer in critical condition; shooting captured on dashcam

The suspect was on probation for a weapons violation in St. Louis, Belmar said, had been on probation for a stolen vehicle in Oklahoma and was picked up on a gun charge in California, drawing a prison term for being a felon in possession of a firearm...

Jon Jones' B sample confirms positive test result

Vegas, baby. The biggest event in UFC history will be held at the Las Vegas Arena in Nevada. With Jones, who was stripped of the light heavyweight belt in April 2015 after he was involved in a hit-and-run accident, now out pending the result of tes...

Real Madrid star praises Germany despite Euro 2016 exit

I think they will win against Portugal . "I'm pleased to have taken that decision and to have scored". "It would be a huge achievement if I could win something with Portugal ". This is a great story - the players wrote history by knocking out G...

Serena Williams and her Wimbledon victory in numbers

Ultimately, Williams' serve once again proved the difference as she hammered down 13 aces to one and saved the only break point she faced. "Angelique, I love playing her, she brings out great tennis in me and off court she's a wonderful person ...

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