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Porsche Eyes Possible Formula 1 Return Porsche Eyes Possible Formula 1 Return
- September 06, 2017

The last time a Porsche engine powered an F1 auto was back in 1991, but it was during 1984 and 1985 when Porsche engines made a significant mark in one of the most prestigious motorsports. However, such intense competition would also restrict options for the German manufacturer given the trio provide engines to nine of 10 F1 teams, with the exception of McLaren. (more...)
Federer and Nadal move within sight of landmark meeting
- September 06, 2017

The 31-year-old Spaniard goes on to face Russian 19-year-old Rublev, who stunned Belgian ninth seed David Goffin 7-5, 7-6 (7-5), 6-3 to become the youngest quarter-finalist since Andy Roddick in 2001. Open quarterfinal appearance, which is tied with Ivan Lendl for third-most such appearances by a man in the Open Era - trailing Jimmy Connors' 17 and Andre Agassi's 13, according to ESPN Stats & Information research. (more...)
Dolphins-Bucs game postponed until November due to Hurricane Irma Dolphins-Bucs game postponed until November due to Hurricane Irma
- September 06, 2017

E.T.in Miami . The NFL has not determined yet where or when the game will be played, but are now considering having the teams play at a neutral site Sunday or moving the game later in the season. Both teams are on bye during Week 11, so there has been talk of moving the game back. Hard Rock Stadium had approximately $500 million in renovations over the past two years. (more...)
One week after Harvey, Texas residents exhausted, still stranded One week after Harvey, Texas residents exhausted, still stranded
- September 06, 2017

The city lost water pressure early Thursday when floodwaters disabled pumps at a water plant. The U.S. Center for Disaster Information says unsolicited goods generally compete with priority items for transportation and storage. Taking advantage of a lull in the rainfall in Houston , rescuers recovered the bodies of six family members from a van which was swept away by the floods over the weekend. (more...)
Bank of Canada surprises with rate hike; loonie soars, stocks slip Bank of Canada surprises with rate hike; loonie soars, stocks slip
- September 06, 2017

The Canadian dollar cracked the $0.81 mark in wake of a report from Statistics Canada that revealed 4.5% GDP growth in the most recent quarter, the fastest pace since 2011. In addition, a red hot real estate market in two of Canada's biggest cities has started to cool after repeated warnings of overheating, thanks in part to new tax and mortgage financing changes. (more...)
Michael Bennett: Cop Threatened to 'Blow My F**king Head Off' Michael Bennett: Cop Threatened to 'Blow My F**king Head Off'
- September 06, 2017

Another officer placed his knee on Bennett's back and cinched handcuffs on him "so tight that my fingers went numb". He ran away from the scene just as several hundred others did, but unlike majority, Bennett was stopped and harassed by police in the area. (more...)
Tyrod Taylor's status up in the air Tyrod Taylor's status up in the air
- September 06, 2017

Taylor remains in the league's concussion protocol as it stands today. The Bills had even signed Joe Webb as an insurance policy. As the Bills get ready to host the Jets in their season opener, they're still uncertain as to who will start at quarterback come Sunday. (more...)
Marcus Rashford's temperament is his biggest quality, insists Phil Neville
- September 06, 2017

Hopefully we can do something big and bring a lot of players and people who are involved in football on board. Gareth Southgate has praised Marcus Rashford's growing maturity and believes England are reaping the benefits from a clear career pathway, identified in conjunction with the coaching staff at Manchester United , aimed at tapping into the striker's huge potential. (more...)
Arturo Vidal Indicates He'll Retire from Chile After 2018 World Cup Arturo Vidal Indicates He'll Retire from Chile After 2018 World Cup
- September 06, 2017

Defeats to Paraguay and Bolivia during the worldwide break have left Chile's hopes of qualifying for the World Cup next summer hanging by a thread. Vidal has been phenomenal for his country side which won two back to back Copa America titles; the midfielder has 23 worldwide goals to his credit in his 97 appearances. (more...)
Andy Murray 'unlikely to play again this season' due to hip injury Andy Murray 'unlikely to play again this season' due to hip injury
- September 06, 2017

But Murray will go ahead with his Andy Murray Live event in Glasgow in November when Federer will take part with him in an exhibition event to raise money for UNICEF UK and local charity Sunny-sid3up. It nearly certainly means he is out of the season-ending final - the ATP World Tour Finals - in London in November. Murray's last match was at Wimbledon on 12 July, and so by signalling his season is most likely over, he is allowing himself virtually six months free of competitive action. (more...)
Rafael Nadal ousts Alexandr Dolgopolov to reach US Open quarter-finals Rafael Nadal ousts Alexandr Dolgopolov to reach US Open quarter-finals
- September 06, 2017

On Monday, del Potro rolled back the years saving two match points before going on to defeat Dominic Thiem 1-6 2-6 6-1 7-6 (6-1) 6-4. A semi-final between long-time rivals Federer and Nadal is a dream match-up for US Open organisers. (more...)
Miami's game at Arkansas State cancelled over Irma concerns Miami's game at Arkansas State cancelled over Irma concerns
- September 06, 2017

As we have seen from the tragic impact of Hurricane Harvey-and from South Florida's own experiences-the impacts of hurricanes can be devastating and long-lasting, and can make travel extremely hard and unsafe. No. 10 Florida State and No. 22 Florida, both scheduled to play at home on Saturday night, are also monitoring Irma and reviewing options. Arkansas State opened its season with a hard-fought 43-36 loss to Nebraska last week. (more...)
Premier League history: Have bookmakers overreacted to the start of the season? Premier League history: Have bookmakers overreacted to the start of the season?
- September 06, 2017

But Mata says he has persuaded other United players to take part in the initiative and also expects manager Jose Mourinho to follow suit. Somewhat surprisingly, this is the first season when three different teams have lost all of their first three games in a single season, meaning they also have a odd sort of safety in numbers on their sides. (more...)
Arsenal chief Gazidis appointed to Uefa executive committee Arsenal chief Gazidis appointed to Uefa executive committee
- September 06, 2017

Agnelli, also chairman of Italian club Juventus, said such an idea could cut down on players commuting between Europe and South America, Africa and Asia to play in World Cup qualifiers and worldwide tournaments. "I am looking forward, together with the Executive Board and the Administration, to build on his significant results as we manage ECA in the coming years", he added. (more...)
Tebas calls for European Union probe into Neymar transfer Tebas calls for European Union probe into Neymar transfer
- September 06, 2017

However, UEFA subsequently moved to clarify that City were not under investigation and called any reports stating otherwise "unsubstantiated". "It is not like I don't like PSG". "If this player ( Neymar ) had gone to Manchester United maybe I would not have gone to the courts because this is not financial doping and maybe they have the money to buy this player". (more...)
North Korea: 'Japan Missile Was First Step In Pacific Operation' North Korea: 'Japan Missile Was First Step In Pacific Operation'
- September 06, 2017

Japan's Nikkei fell 0.7 percent to four-month low while South Korea's Kospi shed 0.5 percent, helping to drag down MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan 0.3 percent. A Japanese trade official said: "I don't think there will be substantial progress". Tuesday's launch comes days after the North fired what was assessed as three short-range ballistic missiles into the sea and a month after its second flight test of an intercontinental ballistic missile, which analysts say ... (more...)
US Open: Title favourites Roger Federer and Rafael reach last 16 US Open: Title favourites Roger Federer and Rafael reach last 16
- September 06, 2017

Open and remain on a collision course for a semi-final showdown with Rafa Nadal. But the 2009 champion at Flushing Meadows instead set up a rematch of his victorious final against Roger Federer as he played on through the effects of a fever which he first felt two days earlier. (more...)
Ex-Liverpool star Heskey: Klopp should play Oxlade-Chamberlain on the wing Ex-Liverpool star Heskey: Klopp should play Oxlade-Chamberlain on the wing
- September 06, 2017

The initial £35m that Liverpool have paid for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is a very high figure for a player coming to the end of his contract at Arsenal. The arrival of the versatile Oxlade-Chamberlain brings Klopp greater depth within his Liverpool squad. The England worldwide was said to be wary of joining the Blues as he did not want to play right wing-back, instead preferring to fight for a place in central midfield at Liverpool. (more...)
India vs Sri Lanka T20: Rain delays toss; inspection at 7 PM India vs Sri Lanka T20: Rain delays toss; inspection at 7 PM
- September 06, 2017

He can accumulate more runs as Australia will visit India for a five-match ODI series starting in Chennai on September 17. After the routing of Sri Lanka in Tests 3-0 and ODIs 5-0, India are scheduled to play Australia, who will be touring India for five ODIs and three T20Is. (more...)
Simeone Signs New Three Year Atletico Madrid Deal Simeone Signs New Three Year Atletico Madrid Deal
- September 06, 2017

Our coach signed his new contract that links ties him to Atletico Madrid for two further seasons, until June 30, 2020. He also claimed the Copa del Rey title in 2013 after beating Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu. The Argentine global was appointed in 2011 and helped Atletico to win the La Liga in 2014, he also won the Copa del Rey, Spanish Super Cup, Europa League and UEFA Cup as well as reaching two Champions League finals, both of which ended in defeats by rivals Real Madrid. (more...)
The Red Sox Cheated Using Apple Watch The Red Sox Cheated Using Apple Watch
- September 06, 2017

Yankees GM Brian Cashman reportedly filed the complaint to the office of MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred , including video the Yankees shot of the Red Sox dugout during an August series at Fenway Park. "I think there was something that was suspected of going on", Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner said before Tuesday night's game in Baltimore . (more...)
Chelsea legend Wilkins slams Matic sale Chelsea legend Wilkins slams Matic sale
- September 06, 2017

The 29-year-old swapped Chelsea for the Red Devils in the summer transfer window as the Serbian global reunited with his former manager Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford. Matic has made an impressive start to his Old Trafford career under Jose Mounrinho starting in their three consecutive wins. Along with Roma's Aleksandar Kolarov, Matic missed the 2-2 draw with Ireland in Belgrade this time past year through suspension. (more...)
Mbappé: Neymar a factor in PSG move, but Paris was major draw Mbappé: Neymar a factor in PSG move, but Paris was major draw
- September 06, 2017

Pele is hoping Neymar's new club can help him join fellow countrymen Rivaldo, Ronaldo, Ronaldinho and Kaka in winning a Ballon d'Or. "Of course he can [win the Ballon d'Or at PSG]". Mbappe has hinted that Neymar's arrival in France played a large role in him making the call to return to Paris, though the chance to join his hometown club was always an appealing one. (more...)
Gyan commends Black Stars for massive Congo win Gyan commends Black Stars for massive Congo win
- September 06, 2017

Inspired by the 1-1 stalemate away in the reverse fixture, Congo started like a house on fire, putting their visitors on the back foot. The Red Devils fought to pull one back with an excellent buildup which resulted in Illoy Emerson's powerful header from a corner kick in in the 43 minute. (more...)
Ex-Liverpool chief Purslow: No way Coutinho was being sold Ex-Liverpool chief Purslow: No way Coutinho was being sold
- September 06, 2017

The Brazil global has not played for the Merseyside club so far this season, but Ronaldinho is confident his compatriot will not go on strike ahead of the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation. The Brazilian, on the other hand, put forth a transfer request but otherwise "remained quiet". The Reds will be delighted to have kept him, and they'll be eager to implement him back into the side in the coming weeks, while any potential resentment from the stands will, as Prescott noted, likely ... (more...)