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Australia 34 - 54 New Zealand: All Blacks blitz Wallabies

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A double a-piece from Rieko Ioane and Ryan Crotty led the visitors to scoring six times in a whirlwind first half, with a 34 point lead at half time. While the Wallabies added some respectability to the final score after trailing 54-6 with four tries in the final half-hour the contest was well and truly over after the first 50 minutes. Read More »

Makarova Saves MP, Defeats Kerber in Three in Cincy

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Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova — the No. 1 seeds in the Western & Southern Open — advanced with straight-set wins on a day when other top players weren't so fortunate. Ukraine's fourth-ranked Elina Svitolina , who won her fifth WTA title of the year last week in Toronto to reach a career-high fourth in the rankings, can also become number one on Monday if she wins the title. Read More »

Yankees' Gray to experience rivalry with Red Sox

He came over and told me not to worry about that and we were going to look at video and see what happens. After flushing a late three-run lead Friday night and swallowing a killer loss, the Yankees rebounded for a one-run victory Saturday evening, which gave them a chance to slice the pennant-race deficit to three lengths on Sunday. Read More »

Borussia Dortmund mock 'glorious' Barcelona over Ousmane Dembele chase

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The news also has implications on Liverpool , who are also battling to keep hold of their most prized asset, Philippe Coutinho . Speculation that a move to Barcelona was imminent soon mounted before BVB issued a statement saying a bid had been lodged by the Catalan giants but it did not meet their valuation for a player they signed from Rennes for EUR15m a year ago. Read More »

Kaepernick saga has NAACP and police rallying, items heading to Smithsonian

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A local lawmaker was joined by 100 law enforcement officers, who took a stand in solidarity with Kaepernick . The former San Francisco 49er's jobless status - which many believe is a product of his well-chronicled national anthem sit-down protests and social activism - has already garnered support from various media outlets and even former division rival Richard Sherman . Read More »

Moving Moment Mourning Barcelona Dwellers Come Together To Sing Following Attack

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Guardiola is now manager at Manchester City but he enjoyed a glittering playing and coaching career with Barcelona , delivering a host of trophies. "The departure of Neymar is a shock that has affected the mood of everyone", he said. Spain's King Felipe VI and Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy were also in attendance. Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu and directors Pau Vilanova and Maria Teixidor Teixidó were among the club officials present to remember the dead. Read More »

The argument begins for Terence Crawford

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Another look at the stoppage can be seen below. Become the undisputed world champion in his weight class be winning all the major professional world titles at his weight class. I'd like to thank Nebraska, America I did this for all of us. The fight continued what has been a recent boxing renaissance, with a number of brilliant young fighters and outstanding veterans who have combined to make 2017 one of its best years in recent memory. Read More »

Chicago Bears vs Arizona Cardinals

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Mike Glennon , just 2-for-8 for 20 yards last week in Chicago's preseason opener, played the entire first half, completing 13 of 18 passes for 89 yards and a touchdown with one interception. This Saturday night game will be the chance for someone else to move up and prove that they can replace the speedy Brown should things don't change with him. Read More »

Leeds boss Christiansen confirms he is looking to bring replacement for Wood

Replacing the New Zealand global is an unenviable task, given how he scored 30 goals in all competitions for the Whites last season, but replace him they must. Andy Couzens wouldn't mind seeing the Southampton man replace Chris Wood at Leeds United . Lennon has spent the last two-and-a-half years at current club Everton after initially joining the club on loan but the player has struggled for game time under new Toffees boss Ronald Koeman and a move away from Goodison Park is ... Read More »

Dodgers trade for Curtis Granderson

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Granderson entered Saturday batting.228/.334/.481 with 19 home runs and an.815 OPS through 395 PA, and accrued 1.7 fWAR to the 5.1 fWAR he produced during his pennant-winning, MVP-contending season in 2015. Floro, 26, was claimed from the Cubs on August 4 and appeared in three games with Triple-A Oklahoma City. "It's a little bittersweet to do that, but to get an opportunity to go play in the postseason's going to be exciting". Read More »

Nadal loses ahead of return to top

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The Australian has endured another rollercoaster campaign but showed his class in OH, defeating the soon to be anointed world number one 6-2 7-5. Despite the loss, Nadal will move back to No. I played some good points. Kyrgios said Nadal's presence helped galvanise his concentration, conceding the quality of opposition occasionally dictated whether he tanked or not. Read More »

Atlético Madrid and Chelsea agree fee for Diego Costa

Chelsea appear to be looking to English talent, with a squad lacking in homegrown players, and Le Saux hopes that England's national team can benefit from seeing one of their players arriving at Stamford Bridge. "I think first of all, the club looks for the type of player and they worry about the nationality second". "The transfer market closes on August 31 and I hope to resolve the situation before then", Costa , who was born in Brazil and became a Spanish citizen in 2013, said on Friday. Read More »

Stuart Armstrong pens new Celtic contract until summer 2019

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The Scotland worldwide has been linked with moves away from Celtic Park in the summer transfer window, with West Bromwich Albion, Swansea City and Southampton reported to be interested in the 25-year-old by The Daily Mail. " He was one of our best players last season, so to get him tied down for another two years is brilliant for us ", Gordon told his club's official website . Read More »

Amit Shah's visit has rattled Congress leaders, says Suresh Kumar

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The BJP had won 282 seats in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Congress leaders in Karnataka are rattled by the visit of Amit Shah to Karnataka, said former Minister and "Vistharak" for Mysuru District S. Shah, in presence of Union Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman, Ravi Shankar Prasad and JP Nadda, said it is imperative for the BJP to emerge as the victor with two-third majority to counter the electoral disadvantage in Rajya Sabha, reports said. Read More »

Reuben Foster held out of contact drills with shoulder issue

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The Broncos have spent the majority of the week in Santa Clara for two joint practices against the 49ers, two more key days in the offseason-long tryout for the quarterbacks. Foster, already the starting weak-side linebacker, will be limited in Thursday morning's joint practice with the Denver Broncos . "It was one of his best days", Thomas said. Read More »

Golf roundup: USA sweeps fourball matches at Solheim Cup

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Georgia Hall and Anna Nordqvist beat Paula Creamer and Austin Ernst 3&1, but Carlota Ciganda and Caroline Masson lost narrowly to Danielle Kang and Lizette Salas. Europe won the 17th hole to give themselves a chance of halving at the last, but the Americans hung on for the win. Salas and Yin were eight-under through the 13 holes they played. Read More »

Grace Mugabe on the watch following assault charges

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Speaking on the sidelines of an indaba on gender-based violence, South African Police minister Fikile Mbalula told journalists that police had put out a "red alert" at their borders for Grace, in case she attempted to leave the country. "There was an amount offered but the law must settle this case, not money", Nel said at the briefing. "We gave her an option whether to speak to the media, but she chose to attend the media briefing". Read More »

1 ranking gates for Roger Federer

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Alexander Zverev is now the world No. 7 on the ATP World Tour . On Friday, the yound German was 20/1 to win in Flushing Meadows but after that win over Federer in the final his odds have dropped to a best priced 10/1 and even 7/1 in places. Read More »

Mayweather and McGregor will fight in smaller gloves

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The committee also advised the commission to conduct a study of their own to determine whether or not 10 ounce gloves were safer for the higher weight classes or not. Vastly experienced American referee Robert Byrd will be the third man in the ring, with the judges confirmed as Burt Clements, Dave Moretti, both American, and Guido Cavalleri, of Italy, after McGregor's team had requested an global judge in the trio. Read More »

Arsenal should go direct to Alexandre Lacazette: Henry

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Central to their efforts was a certain Henry, who ended that campaign with the Golden Boot (30 goals), and despite the league being a game old he's seen parallels with that historic side and Mourinho's charges., who were impressive in their 4-0 win over West Ham on Sunday. Read More »

Dodgers' Yu Darvish lifted with back tightness on Wednesday

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The Dodgers are showing that you should never leave one of their games early. He allowed eight hits and one walk while striking out only two. Good enough that "damn good" way undersells what manager Dave Roberts' team is doing. He homered again on the first pitch from Tony Watson leading off the eighth. Abreu's home run to lead off the sixth inning snapped a 2-2 tie. Aaron Judge launched a titanic home run, Didi Gregorius snapped a seventh-inning tie with a two-run double and the New ... Read More »

Saints Fire Team Doctors After Fractured Fibula Misdiagnosed As 'Bruise'

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They were growing frustrated with his recent injury history, he missed six games with a broken fibula in the same leg last season, and that he has been missing time during training camp. "You're always trying to get the best opinion possible", Payton said, via Josh Alper of ProFootballTalk . "We've got to be smart with regards to a pitch count, how many plays, but we're optimistic that he's going to be able to play". Read More »

Fulham sign England U-20 winger on loan

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English Championship club Fulham have confirmed the signing of Nigerian-born England U-20 World Cup victor Sheyi Ojo from Liverpool on a season-long loan deal. I know that he's going to be a great addition to our squad". Fulham's need for further midfield options intensified on Tuesday night when Chelsea loanee Lucas Piazon suffered a broken leg in a goalless draw with Leeds United at Elland Road. Read More »

What to know about Utah's special election primary

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Conservative Christopher Herrod, with the backing of Sens. The race turned out to be an interesting one: With Curtis the former Democrat , more moderate, popular mayor of Utah's third largest city against Herrod, the former state House arch-conservative firebrand, and Ainge, the rich newcomer who moved into the district just last November and wasn't even a registered Republican until after he announced. Read More »

Mayor of Provo, Utah Wins GOP Nomination for Chaffetz's Old Seat

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The heavily conservative district, which Chaffetz represented from 2008 until this year, is widely expected to remain in Republican hands, but voters across Utah have previously registered their hesitations about President Donald Trump , who failed to receive a majority of the vote in the district in 2016, and earlier lost the statewide caucus to Sen. Read More »

Gylfi Sigurdsson poised to complete Everton move after medical

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The 27-year-old hit nine Premier League goals for Swansea last season, contributing 13 assists to keep his side in the top-flight. However, Everton have now finally secured their man - increasing their summer spending to well over £100m after also signing the likes of Jordan Pickford , Michael Keane and Wayne Rooney this summer. Read More »

Barcelona vs. Real Madrid TV channel, live stream info

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Real host Barca in Wednesday's second leg at 22:00 BST. The Spanish La Liga season gets underway with a two-legged Super Cup clash between fierce rivals, Real Madrid and Barcelona at the Nou Camp this afternoon. Whoever gets their chance in place of Neymar against Real Madrid - likely Gerard Deulofeu - this is some opportunity to impress. Less than three seasons ago, when release clauses started reaching the triple digit mark followed by the word "million", few eyebrows were ... Read More »

Michael Bennett explains why he will continue sitting during national anthem

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However, that didn't do much which is why he decided not to stand on Sunday. Lynch, Bennett's former teammate with the Seahawks, also sat down during the National Anthem prior to the Raiders' preseason game on Saturday. "My father's in the military". "Sit down with somebody that's the opposite sex, sit down with somebody that's the opposite race, different religion and understand that people are different and go out and join the community and try to change the society, change what ... Read More »

Ian Kinsler Goes Off On Angel Hernandez, Believes Ump Is Ruining Games

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Fans pay to see players like Kinsler play and umpires like Hernandez rob them of that opportunity. "I'm not at liberty to discuss tit-for-tat what's going on". And now, a day later, Kinsler was asked his thoughts on the matter, and he somehow went even further with his critiques, up to and including a suggestion that Hernandez's competency (or lack thereof) was ruining baseball's competitive integrity. Read More »