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Nadal advances as Djokovic ousted at Monte Carlo Masters

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 01:01
Rafael Nadal remains on course to retain his Monte Carlo Masters title and won’t have Novak Djokovic standing in his way.The top-ranked Nadal beat big-hitting ...

Tigers hand Dragons fifth straight defeat

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 13:11
The Hanshin Tigers kept former major leaguer Daisuke Matsuzaka from earning his first win since his return to NPB in 2015 with a 2-1 victory ...

Reds part ways with manager Bryan Price after 3-15 start

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 06:57
The Cincinnati Reds on Thursday fired Bryan Price after a 3-15 start, the first managerial change in the major leagues this season.Price was in his ...

JRFA unveils Top League schedule for 2018-19 season, details of new cup competition

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 06:23
The 2018-19 Japan Rugby Top League season will run from Aug. 31 to Dec. 15, the Japan Rugby Football Union announced Thursday, with a new ...

Sunwolves’ Lappies Labuschagne named captain for match against defending Super Rugby champion Crusaders

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 06:07
Sunwolves coach Jamie Joseph named his side Thursday to take on reigning Super Rugby champions the Crusaders in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Saturday in Round ...

Kenichi Ogawa stripped of IBF super featherweight title, suspended for doping

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 04:46
Kenichi Ogawa has been stripped of his IBF super featherweight title and suspended for six months for failing a doping test in December, his Teiken ...

Urawa hands reins to ex-Kashima manager Oswaldo Oliveira

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:43
The Urawa Reds announced Thursday that former Kashima Antlers boss Oswaldo Oliveira will take over as manager.The 67-year-old Brazilian, who managed the Antlers from 2007-2011, ...

Frontale, Reysol exit Asian Champions League

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:27
Kawasaki Frontale ended their Asian Champions League campaign without a win Wednesday night after drawing 2-2 with visiting Ulsan Hyundai, while Kashiwa Reysol also finished ...

LeBron’s 46 helps Cavs even series with Pacers

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:23
The situation was dire, requiring playoff dominance. LeBron James delivered.No surprise there. Taking matters into his own hands, James scored 46 points and added 12 ...

Peyton Manning inducted into Colorado Sports Hall of Fame

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:18
Peyton Manning isn’t heading to the broadcast booth or the front office anytime soon.“I’m unemployed. I’ve got a couple of ads in the paper,” Manning ...

Boston Marathon winner Yuki Kawauchi plans to turn pro next year

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:17
Yuki Kawauchi, the surprise winner of this week’s Boston Marathon, on Thursday announced he plans to quit his full-time job and go pro next spring.Upon ...

Veteran slugger Jose Bautista agrees to minor league deal with Braves

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:17
Six-time All-Star Jose Bautista and the Atlanta Braves have agreed to a minor league contractUnder the deal announced Wednesday, Bautista would receive a $1 million, ...

Dodgers’ Kenta Maeda earns victory with 10-strikeout performance

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:16
Max Muncy homered for the first time since 2016, Corey Seager had four hits and three RBIs and Kenta Maeda struck out 10 for the ...

Novak Djokovic needs 10 match points to advance in Monte Carlo

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 02:15
Novak Djokovic and defending champion Rafael Nadal needed a combined 14 match points to reach the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday.After ...

Readers weigh in on top underrated players

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 01:51
It’s often easy to identify the superstars in sports.After all, people talk about their accomplishments repeatedly and recognize their faces from widespread exposure in the ...

Middleweight champ Gennady Golovkin finds replacement for Canelo Alvarez for title fight

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 01:49
Gennady Golovkin finally has an opponent for his May 5 fight.The middleweight champion has found a replacement for Canelo Alvarez, who has been suspended for ...

Manchester United rebounds from loss with victory over Bournemouth

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 01:46
Manchester United tightened its grip on second place in the Premier League after goals in each half by defender Chris Smalling and substitute Romelu Lukaku ...

Despite blister, Angels’ Shohei Ohtani expected to make next start

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 01:45
Shohei Ohtani is expected to make his next start for the Los Angeles Angels after the he was limited to two innings in his third ...

‘Living Legend’ Bruno Sammartino, one of pro wrestling’s iconic stars, dies at 82

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 01:45
He was professional wrestling’s ultimate good guy. The son of Italian immigrants, Bruno Sammartino fled the Nazis as a child and built a career beating ...

Sharks edge Ducks to complete sweep

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 01:24
The San Jose Sharks won the first three games of their first-round series against the Anaheim Ducks thanks to having more speed, better depth, and ...

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