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PL ends scoreless tie in fifth, wraps up two-game NPB All-Star Series sweep

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 06:58
The Pacific League completed a two-game sweep of the NPB All-Star Series with a 5-1 win over the Central League on Saturday night.While both teams ...

Mitakeumi improves to 7-0, maintains lead

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 04:05
Sekiwake Mitakeumi stayed unbeaten Saturday to hold onto the sole lead at the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament.Fighting in his ninth-straight tournament among the three sanyaku ...

Groenewegen wins seventh Tour stage

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 02:58
Dutch rider Dylan Groenewegen beat favorites Fernando Gaviria and Peter Sagan in a sprint to win the longest stage of the Tour de France on ...

Vegas gives Marc-Andre Fleury a three-year extension

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 02:57
The Golden Knights agreed to terms Friday with three-time Stanley Cup champion goalie Marc-Andre Fleury on a three-year contract extension worth an average of $7 ...

Chelsea hires Maurizio Sarri as new manager

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 02:13
Chelsea hired Maurizio Sarri as its manager on a three-year contract on Saturday, bringing in a headstrong coach known for his expansive, attacking approach to ...

Veteran reliever Junichi Tazawa signs minor league deal with Angels

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 02:02
Junichi Tazawa has signed a minor league deal with the Los Angeles Angels, the American League club announced Friday.The 32-year-old right-hander, who was released by ...

Boston’s win streak ends at 10

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:48
The streak had to end some time.Rick Porcello just didn’t want it to be his fault. Justin Smoak homered and Kevin Pillar hit a two-run ...

Chris Coleman wins 100 meters at Diamond League meet in return from injury

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 01:46
American Chris Coleman signaled a return to form and fitness on Friday by edging out compatriots Ronnie Baker and Noah Lyles to win a thrilling ...

France relaxed ahead of World Cup final vs. Croatia

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 00:50
If Antoine Griezmann’s jocular demeanor is anything to go by, France is far from overawed by the prospect of playing in the World Cup final ...

Kevin Anderson prevails in marathon semifinal over John Isner at Wimbledon

Sat, 07/14/2018 - 00:38
To say that Kevin Anderson won this interminable Wimbledon semifinal, and that John Isner lost it, didn’t really seem fair. To Anderson, anyway.They had played ...

PL edges CL in woeful All-Star return for Matsuzaka

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 20:29
Back-to-back RBI singles in the seventh inning by Alfredo Despaigne and Hotaka Yamakawa lifted the Pacific League to a 7-6 victory over the Central League ...

Challenger Vic Saludar outpoints Ryuya Yamanaka to claim WBO minimumweight title

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 07:14
Ryuya Yamanaka was unable to defend his WBO minimumweight title on Friday night, relinquishing the crown to Filipino challenger Vic Saludar in a unanimous decision.Yamanaka ...

Reds clobber Sunwolves in season finale

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 05:29
The Sunwolves’ 2018 Super Rugby season came to a close in controversy Friday as they lost 48-27 to the Reds at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium.For the ...

Mana Iwabuchi, Nahomi Kawasumi among Nadeshiko Japan’s 23 call-ups for Tournament of Nations

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 05:07
The Japan Football Association on Friday named a 23-woman squad for the upcoming Tournament of Nations, with veteran forward Nahomi Kawasumi and Asian Cup MVP ...

Chelsea parts ways with manager Antonio Conte after two years

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 04:47
Antonio Conte’s protracted divorce from Chelsea was finalized on Friday when he was fired after a two-year tenure in which he won the English Premier ...

Injured Kakuryu pulls out; Mitakeumi still unbeaten

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 04:35
Ozeki Tochinoshin suffered his first loss at the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament on Friday, leaving sekiwake Mitakeumi the only wrestler at the meet with a ...

Future bright for England after trip to semis

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 04:08
There are two ways of looking at England in the 2018 World Cup. By almost unanimous agreement, England overachieved by reaching the semifinals and, because ...

USOC hires golf executive Sarah Hirshland as CEO

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 03:00
Sarah Hirshland’s biggest coup to date as a sports executive was brokering the billion-dollar deal that moved the TV home of golf’s U.S. Open from ...

Blackhawks unload Marian Hossa’s contract in blockbuster trade with Coyotes

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 02:05
The Chicago Blackhawks have traded Marian Hossa and Vinnie Hinostroza in a blockbuster deal with the Arizona Coyotes, parting with a promising young forward in ...

Ex-Knicks forward Charles Oakley arrested at Las Vegas casino

Fri, 07/13/2018 - 02:02
Former New York Knicks star Charles Oakley is being accused of gambling fraud after a wager at a Las Vegas casino last weekend, casino regulators ...

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