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Serena Williams has sent fans into a frenzy with a remarkable come-from-behind victory to reach the US Open semi-finals. Suddenly it was Pliskova against the wall as Williams engineered two set points in the tenth game, converting the second to complete the comeback.
  • Kyrgios' priceless reaction as Federer pulls off incredible shot in US Open

    Kyrgios' priceless reaction as Federer pulls off incredible shot in US Open

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    Once again involved in controversy, after his second round showing that required a much-debated pep talk from umpire Mohamed Layhani, Kyrgios promised he would compete all the way against the five-time US Open champion. "Why is it always about the serve?" It is sensational and I can't believe Kyrgios got there. Didn't make any first serves. "He's not going to play as well as he did towards the end of the first set or into the second set".
  • Obama Fires Subliminals At Trump In His Eulogy For John McCain

    Obama Fires Subliminals At Trump In His Eulogy For John McCain

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    Charles Larson, who was a former USNA superintendent. "He's not a war hero", Donald Trump said in July 2015. Kyl said he had traveled with McCain around the world over the years. " Jon Kyl has a record he's worked across the aisle and he has been lauded by both sides of the aisle", Ducey said. "The America of John McCain is generous and welcoming and bold".
  • Pittsburgh Steelers confident in James Conner amid Le'Veon Bell's absence

    Pittsburgh Steelers confident in James Conner amid Le'Veon Bell's absence

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    The All-Pro running back, who hasn't signed his $14.54 million franchise-tag tender, wasn't at practice when it started at 10:45 a.m. ET at UPMC Rooney Sports Complex. I just think where we want to get to, the goals we have in mind, that stuff will be under the rug. Last year, Conner rushed for 144 yards on 32 carries before a Week 15 knee injury ended his season.
  • Nadal escapes in epic Open comeback

    Nadal escapes in epic Open comeback

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    He lost to Novak Djokovic. I actually assume he'll win loads of massive matches in his profession. "I think everybody saw it". Men's singles champion Rafael Nadal needed everything he has in his body and arsenal to overpower Karen Khachanov 5-7 7-5 7-6 7-6 in four hours and 22 minutes after an epic battle in what was one of the longest four-setter in the US Open history.
  • Nike extends Colin Kaepernick deal for Just Do It anniversary campaign

    Nike extends Colin Kaepernick deal for Just Do It anniversary campaign

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    Following Kaepernick's actions, several NFL players, most of whom are black, have knelt during the pre-game performance of the national anthem or otherwise protested against police brutality, racism, inequality and other issues . The NFL this season has adopted a rule requiring all players to stand during the anthem, although it gave them the option of staying off the field until the ceremony was over.
  • Thibaut Courtois takes dig at former team-mates after Real Madrid move

    Thibaut Courtois takes dig at former team-mates after Real Madrid move

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    Lopetegui told me yesterday that I was going to play. Real Madrid are now table toppers in La Liga Santander on the basis of goal difference. Benzema has played 416 matched in the Madrid shirt and found the net on a total of 197 times and now ranks as the sixth top scorer in all time club history, behind such luminaries as Hugo Sanchez (207), Puskas (242), Santillana (290), Di Stéfano (307) and Cristiano (450 ).
  • Eagles coach furious with media after his QB plan leaks

    Eagles coach furious with media after his QB plan leaks

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    Pederson said he was upset with the media for "putting words in his mouth". Pederson responded, "Exactly. What is the point of this?" And the longer Wentz goes without medical clearance, the more likely it becomes Foles will be calling the shots against Atlanta.
  • I'm happy it happened - Klopp glad Alisson error occurred

    I'm happy it happened - Klopp glad Alisson error occurred

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    Alisson played a similarly risky game in last weekend's 1-0 win over Brighton when he chipped the ball over an on-rushing attacker's head. A few seconds later Rachid Ghezzal is sticking the ball in his net to give Alisson his first conceded goal in a Liverpool shirt.
  • Roger Federer stuns crowd, Nick Kyrgios with fantastic shot around net post

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    The ensuing victor didn't go over the net - it went around. Kyrgios was already scrapping to stay in the match when Federer produced a moment of magic. Federer also regarded his point as "a special one". Federer now faces John Millman in the fourth round. Federer's convincing win made discussion of the match quickly turn into a discussion of style.
  • Barcelona scores eight vs. Huesca, including a jaw-dropping Lionel Messi goal

    Barcelona scores eight vs. Huesca, including a jaw-dropping Lionel Messi goal

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    Alba, recently left out of Spain's squad by former Barcelona coach Luis Enrique, was in the thick of it again on 39 minutes when he set up Suarez to put Barca 3-1 in front by the 39th minute with his maiden goal of the campaign. Messi has scored four goals and assisted three strikes in four matches for the Blaugrana so far this season. Suarez was not to be denied, however, and after being brought to the ground by Werner inside the box, the Uruguay worldwide stepped forward to convert ...
  • Colin Kaepernick's Collusion Grievance Against NFL Headed to Trial

    Colin Kaepernick's Collusion Grievance Against NFL Headed to Trial

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    Serena Williams equaled her most-lopsided victory in 30 professional meetings with sister Venus , beating her 6-1, 6-2 in the third round of the U.S. On Thursday, an arbitrator ruled Kaepernick had enough evidence for his suit to proceed in a trial-like format, New York. Williams' on-the-record support of Kaepernick and Reid after the match reaffirms her dedication to using her platform to shine the light on important social conversations-as well as shows her solidarity with other ...
  • Watford stun Spurs to extend perfect start

    Watford stun Spurs to extend perfect start

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    Spurs made a real early-season statement with a 3-0 demolition of Manchester United on Monday night to make it three wins from three, but they could not follow it up as the Hornets beat them for the first time in 11 Premier League meetings.
  • Adrian Peterson flashes old form in preseason debut

    Adrian Peterson flashes old form in preseason debut

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    Adrian Peterson was back in action Friday night for the first time since being injured last season, and the newest member of the Washington Redskins was electric. Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott, whose team squares off against the Redskins at least twice per season, recently took to Twitter and shared his thoughts on AP's performance.
  • Modric beats Salah, Ronaldo to 2017/2018 UEFA best player award

    Modric beats Salah, Ronaldo to 2017/2018 UEFA best player award

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    Due to the seeding system and UEFA's policy of keeping teams from the same countries apart in the group stage, there was a shortage of big heavyweight clashes but lots of intriguing ties. Group E: Bayern Munich, Benfica, Ajax, AEK Athen. English champion Manchester City got a favourable draw in Group F with Shakhtar Donetsk, Lyon and Hoffenheim.
  • Aaron Ramsey 'excited and optimistic' for Arsenal future under Unai Emery

    Aaron Ramsey 'excited and optimistic' for Arsenal future under Unai Emery

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    It isn't the first time Arsenal's training ground antics have gone viral. On a much brighter note, we haven't lost to Cardiff in a competitive match for over 50 Years and they haven't scored in the last four. Chief among the Emery;s concerns was the continued struggles of goalkeeper Petr Cech to deal with the Spanish manager's commitment to build from the back.
  • Walker gives Manchester City win over Newcastle

    Walker gives Manchester City win over Newcastle

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    Newcastle have taken one point from their opening four fixtures , although a trio of 2-1 defeats to Tottenham , Chelsea and City could leave Rafael Benitez ruing his luck. Subs: Gundogan 5, Bernardo Silva 5, Kompany N/A. Subs: Joselu 6, Murphu N/A, Atsu 5. Venezuela global Rondon was handed a thankless task as Newcastle's attacking spearhead but went about his work with gusto.
  • Djokovic masks US Open crowd criticism with cheeky dig

    Djokovic masks US Open crowd criticism with cheeky dig

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    Djokovic was appreciative of the chance for a chance to recover a bit after the third set. "The rule was that we couldn't talk to any of our team, and it was amusing because my physio was sitting about three feet away from me and we were winking and sort of giving signals as to what I should do", Djokovic said in a court-side interview after beating the Hungarian, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4, 6-0.
  • Michael Owen backs Manchester United to bounce back against Burnley

    Michael Owen backs Manchester United to bounce back against Burnley

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    He stated that Klopp never wins anything, while then going on to list the many success he himself has accomplished. And when it was confirmed to him that Jurgen Klopp had been asked about his own failure to win the league, Mourinho said: "Because he never won anything in global for example..." "You need to sort things out from within and close the ranks, make sure players are starting to enjoy training again and believing in the way they want to play and perform.
  • Yankees Reportedly Land Andrew McCutchen From Giants

    Yankees Reportedly Land Andrew McCutchen From Giants

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    Since 2009, he ranks second among Major League hitters in runs scored and times on base (2,412), and fifth in hits and walks. According to multiple reports, the Yankees will send infielder Abiatal Avelino and another minor leaguer to the Giants .
  • Liverpool face Chelsea as Man Utd host Derby in Carabao Cup

    Liverpool face Chelsea as Man Utd host Derby in Carabao Cup

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    Tottenham were tenants of Wembley last season and had hoped to return to White Hart Lane, and their new stadium, this season. Mourinho and Lampard won the 2005 trophy together with Chelsea . The other all-Premier League matchups are Leicester City at Wolverhampton and Everton hosting Southampton . Round three sees the seven Premier League sides that will be competing in Europe this season enter, including the likes of Manchester City , Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool .
  • LA Rams agree six-year, $135m deal with Aaron Donald

    LA Rams agree six-year, $135m deal with Aaron Donald

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    All-Pro defensive tackle Aaron Donald agreed to a massive new contract with the Los Angeles Rams on Friday, ending his second consecutive preseason holdout as the highest-paid defensive player in National Football League history. "We went through the bad, and now I want to go through the good with this organization". The Rams announced that they had reached a six-year extension with Donald, while multiple outlets reported the dollar amounts on the deal.
  • Andy Murray rats out rival after brutal US Open loss

    Andy Murray rats out rival after brutal US Open loss

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    And the answer was not good enough as the crafty veteran lefty Verdasco took him out in a three-hour, 23-minute, four-setter 7-5, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4 that delayed the night session by almost an hour. Murray reported the situation to one of the tournament supervisors and said the supervisor checked the rules to find he was correct and players couldn't talk to any member of their team.
  • Can 2018 Roger Federer beat 2008 Roger Federer?

    Can 2018 Roger Federer beat 2008 Roger Federer?

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    He would have to serve it out, and did: 6-4. Federer let a break slip in the opening set as Paire fought back to level and then put the Swiss under pressure at 30-30 on his serve at 5-4, only for Federer to produce an accurate ace out wide for 40-30 on his way to a valuable hold.