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Murray loses singles return in first round

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 21:40
Andy Murray moved well in his first singles match since January, but not well enough to move on — even to the U.S. Open.Using a ...

Dutch star Sneijder calls it a career

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 21:13
The Netherlands’ most-capped player Wesley Sneijder announced on Monday his retirement from soccer, bringing down the curtain on a trophy-laden career that spanned 17 years.The ...

Hawks win as Alfredo Despaigne’s homers decide Wada-Kaneko classic

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 06:49
Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks slugger Alfredo Despaigne stole the spotlight from a duel of big-name pitchers on Monday, homering twice to lead the Pacific League-leading SoftBank ...

England’s Rugby World Cup squad brings surprises as Eddie Jones omits Ben Te’o

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 06:35
England left center Ben Te’o out of its Rugby World Cup squad on Monday after he was involved in a scuffle with a teammate at ...

Springboks captain Siya Kolisi to return to international action against Argentina

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 05:39
Springboks captain Siya Kolisi will play some part in the Rugby World Cup warmup test against Argentina this weekend, coach Rassie Erasmus said on Monday, ...

Rui Hachimura’s 35 points drive Akatsuki Five to exhibition win over New Zealand

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 05:18
NBA first-round draftee Rui Hachimura navigated Japan to a 99-89 victory over New Zealand on Monday, delivering a stellar performance in Japan’s first warmup exhibition ...

Canadian water polo teams show progress at Pan American Games, one year after Morioka camps

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 03:49
Holding training camps in Morioka, Iwate Prefecture, have helped Canada’s men’s and women’s water polo teams achieve some of their loftiest goals.This past weekend, both ...

Fans call for Neymar’s departure as PSG beats Nimes

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 02:03
Fans expressed their anger at Neymar with chants and banners demanding his departure as Paris Saint-Germain started the defense of its French league title with ...

Patrick Reed delivers clutch putts to win FedEx Cup opener

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 02:02
The harder he worked, the farther Patrick Reed felt he was falling behind. That’s when the people around him sought drastic measures by making him ...

Israel Folau’s social media accounts vanish ahead of court hearing

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 02:02
Fallen rugby star Israel Folau’s social media accounts, which he used to promote the homophobic comments that got him sacked, disappeared Monday on the eve ...

Masahiro Tanaka allows just three hits to snap Yankees’ losing streak

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 00:44
Masahiro Tanaka kept the Toronto Blue Jays off-balance with a three-hit, eight-inning performance on Sunday, helping the New York Yankees snap a two-game losing streak ...

Rafael Nadal wins fifth Rogers Cup title after beating Daniil Medvedev

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 00:42
Rafael Nadal won his fifth Rogers Cup title, beating Daniil Medvedev 6-3, 6-0 on in just 70 minutes Sunday at breezy IGA Stadium.The 33-year-old Nadal ...

Canadian Bianca Andreescu wins Rogers Cup after Serena Williams bows out with injury

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 00:42
Bianca Andreescu became the first Canadian to win the Rogers Cup in 50 years when Serena Williams retired because of an injury Sunday.Andreescu was up ...

Naomi Osaka returns to WTA world No. 1 spot; Kei Nishikori rises to fifth

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 00:42
Japan’s Naomi Osaka reclaimed the WTA world No. 1 spot as the new rankings were made official.Despite making a quarterfinal exit from the Rogers Cup ...

Daichi Kamada scores as Frankfurt sees off Mannheim in German Cup

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 23:53
Striker Daichi Kamada netted Eintracht Frankfurt’s first goal as the top-flight side mounted a late fightback to beat third-division Waldhof Mannheim 5-3 in the German ...

U.S. men’s volleyball team secures place in Tokyo 2020 tournament

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 23:53
The U.S. men’s volleyball team secured a bid to the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Sunday, beating the Dutch host 25-18, 25-20, 17-25, 25-21 to go ...

Simona Biles soars to sixth U.S. gymnastics title

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 23:52
The choice was entirely hers. Only there really wasn’t of one for Simone Biles to make.Sure, she could have taken her triple-twisting double-flip (aka “the ...

Man United beats Chelsea to ruin Frank Lampard’s Premier League coaching debut

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 23:51
Manchester United beat Chelsea 4-0 to ruin Frank Lampard’s debut as a Premier League coach in their season-opening game on Sunday.Marcus Rashford scored twice, Anthony ...

U.S. gold medallists at Pan American Games face sanctions over anti-Trump podium protests

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 15:02
Two U.S. gold medal winners could face sanctions after staging dramatic podium protests against U.S. President Donald Trump at the Pan American Games in Lima.Gwen ...

Ariel Miranda, Kenji Akashi get Hawks past Fighters

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 06:34
Ariel Miranda pitched out of a pair of bases-loaded jams and Kenji Akashi delivered a tie-breaking, two-run single as the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks beat the ...

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