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Winx makes it 19 straight Winx makes it 19 straight
- September 03, 2017

Winx jumped cleanly and appeared to take up a flawless position a few spots back but was seen to be struggling before the home turn as Red Excitement sped clear. "It's never what you like to see when you've got a horse like her chasing but fair play to them". "With 400 metres to run I thought I was more concerned today than I was first up". (more...)
Pats deal Brissett to Colts for WR Dorsett Pats deal Brissett to Colts for WR Dorsett
- September 02, 2017

He has caught 51 passes for 753 yards and three touchdowns over the last two seasons. Dorsett was drafted by the Colts in the first-round of the 2015 NFL Draft. He'll likely bolster a Pats receiving corps that, although fairly deep, will have to make it through the season without Julian Edelman , lost to an ACL tear in a preseason game against the Lions. (more...)
Patriots trade Jacoby Brissett to Colts for WR Phillip Dorsett Patriots trade Jacoby Brissett to Colts for WR Phillip Dorsett
- September 02, 2017

However, Brissett is firmly behind Tom Brady and Jimmy Garoppolo on the Patriots' depth chart, which explains why they were willing to part with the promising young quarterback. While he fielded just two punts for the Colts over the last two seasons, that is likely a role the Patriots will explore using him after losing receiver Julian Edelman and No. (more...)
Sammie Coates: Cleveland Browns trade for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Sammie Coates: Cleveland Browns trade for Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver
- September 02, 2017

In Cleveland, he projects as the third receiver behind Corey Coleman and Kenny Britt . As the Browns noted in their press release on the trade , the sixth-round pick being sent to Pittsburgh was originally sent to Cleveland by the Steelers themselves, to acquire former Browns first-rounder Justin Gilbert , who is now out of the NFL. (more...)
Liverpool to make £74m bid for Thomas Lemar Liverpool to make £74m bid for Thomas Lemar
- September 02, 2017

Not too shabby at all, is it? The 21-year-old also scored 14 goals in total from his attacking midfield/wide forward role. "But we have to do the right things, look at the right players and negotiate with the right clubs". According to an exclusive report covered by Le10Sport, Liverpool offered 72 million euros plus Divock Origi on loan to the French side, however they are not interested in signing the Belgian worldwide. (more...)
South Mississippi remembers Katrina and prays for Hurricane Harvey victims South Mississippi remembers Katrina and prays for Hurricane Harvey victims
- September 02, 2017

Officials fear more rain is on the way. NPR's Jason Beaubien is in Lake Charles. "And what happens if you don't have a vehicle?" Some are just cut off by flooded roads. Cameron Parish has roughly 6,800 residents living in the coastal community, which was devastated by storm surge from Hurricane Rita in 2005 and Hurricane Ike in 2008. (more...)
Neymar says Liverpool's Coutinho suffering 'anguish' over transfer impasse Neymar says Liverpool's Coutinho suffering 'anguish' over transfer impasse
- September 02, 2017

Liverpool talisman Philippe Coutinho and PSG ace Angel Di Maria were on Barca's wish list but deals didn't materialise. The Dutchman has been forced to train with the club's U23s so far this season as he tried to force through a move. (more...)
Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian Have Welcomed a Baby Girl! Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian Have Welcomed a Baby Girl!
- September 02, 2017

United States tennis star Serena Williams has given birth to a baby girl at a clinic in Florida , as the media reported. Pop star Beyonce also congratulated Serena on her Instagram account, along with Chess Grandmaster Susan Polgar. (more...)
Karolina Pliskova feels the heat after surviving scare Karolina Pliskova feels the heat after surviving scare
- September 02, 2017

It was the Australian Open and Wimbledon champion's 17th win in 17 matches against Youzhny in a rivalry stretching back to 2000. "I felt a little bit nervous walking on this court, especially after a year ago and the memories I have here", said Pliskova. (more...)
Justin Verlander takes the path of Houston Justin Verlander takes the path of Houston
- September 02, 2017

However, 12 PM eastern standard time was the deadline for setting up playoff rosters. The Astros have a.500 record since the All-Star break, but it was apparently not a factor in the urgent final hours of the waiver trade deadline. Jake Rogers is less heralded than the other two names in the prospect package, but he can't simply be overlooked. He was generally regarded as the best collegiant catcher defensively when he was drafted. (more...)
JJ Watt: 'Houston, we're coming home, and we're going to help' JJ Watt: 'Houston, we're coming home, and we're going to help'
- September 02, 2017

Kickoff will be at 6 p.m. CT (7 p.m. ET). Saper said Watt's fundraising effort could break crowdfunding campaign records, with the current record at about $8 million raised on GoFundMe in 2016 for victims of the mass shooting at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, reports USA Today. (more...)
Rafael Nadal cruises through in US Open first round Rafael Nadal cruises through in US Open first round
- September 02, 2017

Open for the first time. Rafael Nadal , among the favorites in the men's draw to win the 2017 U.S. Open tennis tournament, made his debut there on Tuesday in a neon pink shirt, touching off a tweetstorm of reaction before first-round his match was finished. (more...)
Valencia confirm deal for Man Utd midfielder Andreas Pereira Valencia confirm deal for Man Utd midfielder Andreas Pereira
- September 02, 2017

Pereira also spent last season on loan at La Liga side Granada, and shone for the club despite their relegation from the Spanish top division. United boss Jose Mourinho had promised Pereira and some of United's other fringe players they would get playing time in September with plenty of fixtures in close proximity. (more...)
Cardinals rally past Giants in ninth Cardinals rally past Giants in ninth
- September 02, 2017

Louis. "We all make mistakes". "I think everybody's hypersensitive and our antennas are up because he's had issues in the past health-wise", Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said. Cueto gave up just four hits and a walk before he reached 80-pitch mark in the sixth with one out. "But really I thought he had good stuff, so that's the good news". (more...)
Thomas Lemar Thomas Lemar "only has eyes for Liverpool" after rejecting Arsenal
- September 02, 2017

Liverpool chiefs are flying out to Monaco to push through a deal for Thomas Lemar . The 21-year-old France global has been a target for the Gunners for much of the summer, with Liverpool also interested in him. It left Guardiola without the reinforcements he wanted, particularly in defence where he was prepared to allow Eliaquim Mangala to leave for Crystal Palace in a £20m move before the Eagles agreed a deal for long-term target Mamadou Sakho from Liverpool. (more...)
US Open tennis: Marin Cilic bounced by Diego Schwartzman US Open tennis: Marin Cilic bounced by Diego Schwartzman
- September 02, 2017

Cilic lost 6-4 5-7 5-7 4-6 to Argentine counter-puncher Diego Schwartzman . Neither he nor Schwartzman had ever been to a major's fourth round before, nor had another of the afternoon's winners, 35-year-old Paolo Lorenzi of Italy, who actually began his Grand Slam career with an 0-13 record. (more...)
US Open round-up from day five US Open round-up from day five
- September 02, 2017

The Spaniard, who has not dropped a set, will become the first player to face four qualifiers at a Grand Slam in the Open Era (since 1967). Garcia, the world No 19, made a better start to the second set, but at 3-3 Kvitova made what proved to be the decisive break of serve. (more...)
Governor declares state of emergency amid stubborn Northern California wildfire Governor declares state of emergency amid stubborn Northern California wildfire
- September 02, 2017

The fire started on Tuesday northwest of Pyramid Lake in the mountains west of the highway. But residents were allowed to return to their homes by noon Thursday. Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency for a wildfire in rural Northern California that has forced the evacuation of 2,500 homes. Most of the smoke locally is coming from large fires in Siskiyou and Trinity counties, although the Ponderosa Fire near Feather Falls is contributing to the problem in its vicinity. (more...)
Rangers rout Astros in Florida
- September 02, 2017

Hinch gave comfort to victims of the storm in what city officials hope is a march toward recovery, the Houston Chronicle reported. "In the meantime, our thoughts and prayers are with all of those affected by the hurricane". But while the two sides eventually came to a resolution, many observers were decidedly unhappy with the Rangers' refusal to allow the September series to be played in Houston . (more...)
Vols LB Kirkland out for the season Vols LB Kirkland out for the season
- September 02, 2017

He was on track to being one of the best wide receivers of all time before abruptly retiring from the National Football League after the 2015 season. His family's extremely disappointed. The past five games between the teams were won by UT, including the last match in 1987 when the Vols took a 29-15 win in Neyland Stadium. Senior linebacker Colton Jumper will assume Kirkland's duties at the middle linebacker position, with true freshman Will Ignont and sophomore Daniel Bituli as the ... (more...)
Sharapova and Williams into US Open 4th round Sharapova and Williams into US Open 4th round
- September 02, 2017

Sharapova, who returned from her ban in April, was snubbed for a wildcard in the French Open and injured for Wimbledon but was given a US Open wildcard despite playing only one hardcourt tuneup match due to a forearm injury. She's played a lot of matches this year; she's gone up the rankings. I don't know. It sucks. The Spaniard, who has not dropped a set, will become the first player to face four qualifiers at a Grand Slam in the Open Era (since 1967). (more...)
Nadal overpowers Daniel at US Open Nadal overpowers Daniel at US Open
- September 02, 2017

Despite the win Federer looked nothing like the dominant player who won the Australian Open to kick off the year and later cruised through Wimbledon without dropping a set. Everybody wants to play the best and if you don't play your best it's very hard. It's true I didn't play very well but it's true that I'm through to the next round. (more...)
How to Watch Washington vs. Rutgers Online How to Watch Washington vs. Rutgers Online
- September 02, 2017

Bolin finished 24-for-34 for 178 yards and had two passes intercepted by Byron Murphy. Earlier this week, AP All-American linebacker Azeem Victor was suspended one game for a violation of team rules. Rutgers didn't constrain Washington to punt until the ninth drive of the 2016 season-opener, which began the second from last quarter. Allow, who is viewed as the No. (more...)
Hurricane Harvey: Night curfew imposed in flooded Houston Hurricane Harvey: Night curfew imposed in flooded Houston
- September 02, 2017

The number of evacuees at Houston's convention center fell by about 2,000 overnight as other shelters opened and some storm victims moved on, the mayor said. The curfew will run from midnight until 5 p.m. "The problem with evacuations is, when do you call them?" said George Haddow, a former deputy chief of staff at the Federal Emergency Management Agency who rode out hurricanes with his family in New Orleans. (more...)
Wenger: Lemar rejected deadline-day Arsenal move Wenger: Lemar rejected deadline-day Arsenal move
- September 02, 2017

Now, I'm going to have a good season with my club, try to improve and move forward in my career. Wenger also claimed Sanchez's move to City was "not close", which may also be an accurate version of events as the Chilean was never going to leave Arsenal unless they signed a replacement. (more...)