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Wenger delighted for centurion Giroud

An error from BATE goalkeeper Denis Shcherbitski handed Walcott his second, capitalising on a woeful clearance before drilling into the bottom left corner from 12 yards. In becoming the 19th Arsenal player to reach the milestone , Giroud also ac...

Stokes included in England's Ashes squad despite broken hand

Ben Stokes will be "a target" in Australia if he goes on the Ashes tour this winter after his arrest, says England bowler Toby Roland-Jones. "Our enquiries into the disorder in the Queens Road/Clifton Triangle area of Bristol in the early hours of...

Judge breaks McGwire's rookie home-run record

He connected twice in Yankee Stadium, giving him 50 home runs on the season. "The one thing I don't want is him to get away from is what he's been doing", Girardi said. A hot first half made New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge an instant st...

Ghana/Nigeria: Ghana Defeats Nigeria 4-1 to Retain Wafu Cup

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung will be in Ghana on Sunday to cheer the Super Eagles to victory in the final of the 2017 WAFU Cup of Nations against the Black Stars. "The Super Eagles have become used to winning, from winn...

Barkley named Big Ten offensive player of the week

Penn State went to work, covering 65 yards in 12 plays to score the game-winning points as the clock hit triple zeros. The Nittany Lions have prepared with plenty of loud music on the practice field this week, attempting to simulate the environmen...

West Ham's Slaven Bilic disappointed with Tottenham defeat but praises fighting spirit

It ended with heavy tension and some fraying tempers, as West Ham made a stirring comeback that had looked improbable when 3-0 down to a strutting, strolling Spurs. We deserved to win the game. Then came Kouyate's crashing header from Arthur Masua...

Chris Wood scores against old side, Burnley lose on penalies

Taylor played the full 120 minutes of the enthralling encounter, which ended 2-2 after full-time and, with the scores tied following extra-time, was decided in Leeds' favour by a penalty shoot-out. "It says a lot about my squad, that I have a lot of ...

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte reveals secret plan on Eden Hazard's fitness

With him, we're managing the situation very well. The Belgian playmaker, 26, last played for the club in last year's FA Cup final thanks to a serious ankle injury picked up over the summer. Now it is important he is working very well and trying to ...

How to Watch Leicester City vs. Liverpool

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is set to start his game for Liverpool as the Reds take on Leicester City in the third round of the Carabao Cup on Tuesday. Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has no doubts over the quality of recent addition Alex Oxlade...

Ryan Zinke: National Monuments Should Shrink

Ryan Zinke wants to shrink Utah's Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante , Oregon's Cascade-Siskiyou and Nevada's Gold Butte, a leaked report states. No other president has tried to eliminate a monument, but they have trimmed them down in si...

Liverpool vs Burnley EPL 2017 - 16th Sep

The outspoken pundit has predicted that Jurgen Klopp will lead his side to a 3-1 victory over the Clarets to put to bed the memories of last week's embarrassing 5-0 loss at Manchester City . You could argue Pope should have done better for Salah...

Watch Live Video of Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady Golovkin Weigh Ins

I want to box for five years more – maybe until 40, ” he added. It might not be the fight that will capture the attention of mainstream sports fans, but the bout between Gennady Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez on Saturday night is appointment viewi...

Where to watch Canelo vs. Golovkin in Dallas

That Conor McGregor managed to make it into the 10th round against a retired 40-year-old who can't knock real boxers out isn't much to celebrate, unless you're McGregor's accountant. Whatever you call it, it shapes up as the most anticipated fight of...

Demaryius Thomas leads Broncos in receiving on Monday

Before a raucous home crowd of 74,892, they won 24-21 - downing a talented but inconsistent visiting team that could never quite close the gap. The Chargers , trailing 24-7 and facing fourth-and-1 near midfield in the fourth quarter, turned again ...

Juventus star won't join Barcelona because of Messi

Dybala and Messi are set to go head-to-head when Barca host Juve in the Champions League on Tuesday, but Davids hopes the two players are admired in isolation. When he was not either setting up the goals or indeed scoring them, Dybala proved to be a ...

David Johnson suffers dislocated wrist, likely to require surgery

The Cardinals will rely Kerwynn Williams and Andre Ellington if Johnson misses time. The NFL expanded the injured reserve this year to allow teams to recall two players off of injured reserve in a season rather than just one, so the Cardinals w...

5 takeaways from the Bills win over the Jets

The under is 8-3 in the Jets' last 11 road games and 5-2 in the Jets' last seven games overall. They released expensive veterans such as Eric Decker and David Harris and traded Sheldon Richardson this summer. There had been doubt about his availa...

Bryant's resilience, D-line's dominance lead Clemson past Auburn

Despite allowing 284 yards, Auburn kept Clemson scoreless until the very last minute of the first half and notched a few sacks themselves. A national television audience, a raucous crowd in Memorial Stadium and many promising recruits are s...

Stephens beats Venus, to face Keys in US Open final

Keys created a chance to perhaps get back into the second set with Stephens serving at 4-0, 0-40, but a flurry of Stephens winners off all wings, including the volley, shut the door. While Stephens had defeated Venus Williams in the semis whi...

Instant Recap, Reaction, Highlights & More From Michigan's 36-14 Win Over Cincinnati

Michigan's offense had opportunities to put the game away and really bury Cincinnati , but was unable to do so. The Wolverines passing game gave reason for concern, because once again running back Ty Isaac was outstanding. - Kendall Adams score...

Isaiah Thomas acknowledges trade in Instagram video

However, it remains to be seen exactly when we'll see #3 on the court, as he continues to rehab from an injured hip which could reportedly keep him out of action for months. The Nets' pick will help the Cavaliers speed up the rebuilding process, ...

Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia: Sign-stealing is 'part of the game'

The Times also reports that the Red Sox have filed a complaint against the Yankees for using broadcast cameras to steal pitching signals, and while he would not go into details, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed that there were allegatio...

Home Work To Do — Notre Dame-Georgia

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish began 2017 unranked, but that didn't last long after a 49-16 thumping of Temple in week one last Saturday. Per school officials, the game marked the first time since at least 1954 that the Irish had three individ...

Venus, Stephens fly flag in double QF win

With that, Kvitova dug in with some inspired serving to hold on to her lead and win the set 6-3. Steen: Kvitova is on a magical run coming back from her horrific hand injury, and although Venus is playing great, the h2h is well in the Czech's adv...

US Open: Nervy Petra Kvitova stuns Garbine Muguruza to reach quarters

The traumatic incident which happened inside her own home left the 27-year-old with quite serious injuries to her left hand, which incidentally is the one she plays with. Czech Karolina Pliskova must reach the final to hang on to the number one spot,...

FSU quarterback suffers season-ending injury

Harris powered through the middle into the end zone on the next play, and a two-point-conversion pass from Jalen Hurts to Calvin Ridley gave the Crimson Tide a 21-7 with 1:41 remaining in the third. Get the app and get the game. Any chance at a mir...

US Open Tennis 2017: Maria Sharapova falls to Anastasija Sevastova

Sharapova knocked off world No. 2 Simona Halep in a stunning opening-night return to Grand Slam tennis. "You can't replicate that anywhere, especially at a grand slam". "Just competing, you know, being in that competitive environment". Sharapov...

India's Dhawan to miss final Sri Lanka ODI

This match is struggling for consistency alongside the stability with players coming in and out. Sunday's ton puts the Indian skipper level with Aussie legend Ricky Ponting with 30 centuries each, 19 behind the Master Blaster, Sachin Tendulkar ....

Man charged with murder of Temple student from Montgomery County

A Temple University student who went missing early Thursday morning has been found dead, and a suspect is charged with her murder. Police found the man at his grandmother's home in Scranton, PA, and then obtained a search warrant for the apartmen...

USC use blind long snapper on extra point

Olson lost his sight eight years ago due to retinal cancer . Late in 2014, USC agreed to pay Western Michigan $1.2 million to come west and play the Trojans in their 2017 season opener. He joined the team with a scholarship for disabled athletes...

Twitter reacts to a disappointing result in Georgia

Shane Long's snapshot in the 31st minute flew just over the bar, while Duffy directed another header on target in the final moments of the half. "We scored early on in the game and sat back and allowed Georgia to dominate the game". Ireland mad...

Ibrahimovic will not play for Man United until January - Mourinho

Marcus Rashford and Marouane Fellaini have come off the bench to earn Manchester United a 2-0 victory over Leicester City in the Premier League . The Eagles have yet to score, and sit in 19th only by goal difference. But for all the talk of ...

Two more Gators cited for marijuana possession

Wells is a redshirt freshman receiver who did not play previous year. Scarlett and Wells bring UF's total to 10 players suspended for the MI game, nine for their roles in the debit card fraud. The Gators might be in trouble against MI with another ...

Andy Murray pulls out of US Open due to injury

His prospects for Flushing Meadows had looked positive when he travelled to NY last weekend but, after a week of practice, Murray decided the hip was simply too painful. Former world number one Roger Federer , who had been blessed with a body that s...

Defending US Open champ Angelique Kerber falls

The 31-year-old Spaniard recovered from 3-5 down in the opening set against the 85th-ranked Lajovic, who has never won a match in NY. Last year, Osaka lost to American Madison Keys in the third round. "She played good, especially also at the end o...

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Burnley 1-1 Man City

The Burnley backline could do nothing to stop Danilo's long-distance rocket midway through the first half, but City's failure to add to its tally left the game on a knife edg...

Brett Favre to help pump up Eagles before Super Bowl

He's been there. He's won the big games. Favre will speak to the Eagles on Saturday morning at their hotel, the day before they play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII....

After Redskins trade for Smith, cornerback becomes an immediate need

Alex Smith #11 of the Kansas City Chiefs calls out the play in the fourth quarter against the New York Giants on November 19, 2017 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jer...

Carson Wentz not surprised Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl

The Eagles quarterback said Friday he tore the LCL as well as the ACL in his left knee late in a Week 14 win over the Rams. According to Lee Bowen of The Philadelphia Inquire...

Tottenham now reportedly set to finish the transfer window without any signings

West Ham were without several injured first-choice players and an upset always looked on the cards. After 38 minutes, Padraig Amond scored the game's opener, when the Irish striker...

Pelicans star DeMarcus Cousins tears Achilles tendon

The New Orleans Pelicans appeared to be finding their groove, extending their season-long winning streak to 5 in Friday's 115-113 win over the Rockets . What does it do to the...

WRAPUP 1-HIGHLIGHTS-Tennis-Australian Open day 13

Wozniacki will now replace Halep as the world No. 1 when the new rankings are released Monday, the first time she will have held top spot since 2012. The top seed battled on f...

England Women make sure not to leave Sydney empty-handed

Fiji carried the ball 95 meters through a series of passes and collisions before Veremalua scored in the arms of two Kiwi tacklers to snatch the most dramatic win of the tournamen...

Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis Selected To First All Star Game

Besides Washington's John Wall and Bradley Beal, the rest of the Eastern Conference reserves were Boston's Al Horford , Cleveland's Kevin Love, New York's Kristaps Porzingis...

Spurs boss Pochettino coy on Kane Real link

But they could not find a victor in an entertaining second half at St Mary's, which also saw the home side come close to snatching a victory of their own. He's one of the links be...

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Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza felled in Melbourne

Federer next plays Marton Fucsovics of Hungary, who beat Nicolas Kicker in straight sets earlier Saturday. Six-times Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic extended his winnin...

Everton v West Brom

Everton v West Brom

Alan Pardew picked up his first win as West Brom manager last weekend, helping the club with its first game since August 19. Everton forward Oumar Niasse - another second-hal...

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

Maria Sharapova into 3rd round of Australian Open, Johanna Konta out

I'm looking forward to work on it more. A more focussed Sharapova stuck to her game plan and was able to prevail 7-4 in the breaker to capture the match 6-1, 7-6 (4). As for ho...

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

NFC Championship Game tickets go on sale, sell out

The Eagles made a decision to fire Kelly after week 16 in the 2015 season and gave the job to Pederson that offseason. "We actually watched it with the defense, as well, to show...

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

Wales appoint Ryan Giggs as manager

He was also Louis van Gaal's assistant at Old Trafford for the following two seasons before leaving United in 2016. Multiple outlets are reporting that Ryan Giggs now has his...