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Big Machine Vodka 400 postponed — NASCAR at Indianapolis

Big Machine Vodka 400 postponed — NASCAR at Indianapolis

Monday. It's the first time since at least 1999 - internet records only go back so far unfortunately - that we can find that NASCAR has run a race without practice or qualifying. Kyle Busch is sche...

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States Prepare for ‘Storm of a Lifetime’ as Hurricane Florence Looms

States Prepare for ‘Storm of a Lifetime’ as Hurricane Florence Looms

Hurricane Florence is blasting toward the Carolinas, carrying sustained winds of up to 130 miles per hour and the threat of "life-threatening storm surge and rainfall", the National Hurricane Cente...

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Brad Keselowski gives Roger Penske first Brickyard 400 win

Brad Keselowski gives Roger Penske first Brickyard 400 win

Keselowski, an afterthought most of this season, used fresher tires and timely late cautions to put Penske in Victory Lane. Kyle Busch was on the pole and trying to win the regular season champion...

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Bills rookie QB Josh Allen to start vs. Chargers

Bills rookie QB Josh Allen to start vs. Chargers

Head Coach Sean McDermott is scheduled to speak to the media later on this morning. The Buffalo Bills will start rookie QB Josh Allen Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers , according to a r...

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Raiders vs. Rams: 5 takeaways from Week 1

Raiders vs. Rams: 5 takeaways from Week 1

Derek Carr looked at one point like he had the potential to be one of the best quarterbacks in the National Football League, but his struggles from last season spilled over into 2018 with a rough gam...

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Packers taking it day by day with Aaron Rodgers

Packers taking it day by day with Aaron Rodgers

One is that the Bears should have beaten the Green Bay Packers last Sunday. It appears Adams' absence has nothing to do with a play in the second quarter. Rodgers is considered day to day with h...

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Liberia president George Weah, 51, makes shock return to worldwide football

Liberia president George Weah, 51, makes shock return to worldwide football

The worldwide match in Monrovia was organised to "retire" the number 14 shirt worn by Weah, who was voted world, European and African footballer of the year in 1995. Weah, who became the first African...

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Fall out from Kaepernick Nike ad continues

Fall out from Kaepernick Nike ad continues

Strahan's interview comes just a week after Nike announced that Kaepernick was the main feature in their 30th anniversary "Just Do It" campaign . In a memo sent last Wednesday, the mayor of Ken...

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Simeone: Courtois wouldn't play at Atletico Madrid. Oblak better

Simeone: Courtois wouldn't play at Atletico Madrid. Oblak better

Simeone was also quizzed on Griezmann, who over the past four months has become a World Cup victor with France and helped Atleti to Europa League and Super Cup glory. He has since discussed how...

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Form Marcus Rashford Reminds United Fans What He Can Do

Form Marcus Rashford Reminds United Fans What He Can Do

Asked if it was fiery in the dressing room at half-time, Maguire replied: 'Yeah, definitely a few words spoken between the boys. "We hope that the awareness this fixture raises will encourage everyo...

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Ex-umpire: US Open umpire Carlos Ramos 'thrown under bus'

Ex-umpire: US Open umpire Carlos Ramos 'thrown under bus'

Williams's critics, though, including 18-time Grand Slam champion Martina Navratilova , have slammed Williams for her outburst. "The point is he [Ramos] aggravated the situation". King said s...

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Nike Sales Up 31 Percent Since Start of Kaepernick Campaign

Nike Sales Up 31 Percent Since Start of Kaepernick Campaign

The former athlete played from 1993 until retiring in 2007; he won the Super Bowl (XLII) with his team during the 2007 season. "I've bought my last pair of Nike shoes", he said , explaining that he...

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Jerome Boateng called Jose Mourinho to thank him for Man Utd interest

Jerome Boateng called Jose Mourinho to thank him for Man Utd interest

Jerome Boateng says he phoned Jose Mourinho to personally explain his decision to reject the chance to join Manchester United over the summer. "I feel completely content at Bayern, one of the bigg...

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FIFA Team of the Year 2018

FIFA Team of the Year 2018

World champion France had eight players, one less than former holder Spain, in global players' association FIFPro's 55-name shortlist for its World XI of 2018 award. Gareth Bale, Sergio Aguero and Ale...

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Tottenham, France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris admits being 'twice the drink-drive limit'

Tottenham, France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris admits being 'twice the drink-drive limit'

The amount is roughly the equivalent of seven glasses of wine, although alcohol levels depend on multiple factors such as age, gender and metabolism. Earlier this week, Lloris told RMC : "Just like...

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Umpire changed the course of women’s final: Djokovic

Umpire changed the course of women’s final: Djokovic

Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, in NY. Del Potro was playing in his first Grand Slam singles title since he won the 2009 U.S. Open as a 20-year-old. Playing on the same court where Pe...

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Falcons to face Panthers without key starters Greg Olsen, Daryl Williams

Falcons to face Panthers without key starters Greg Olsen, Daryl Williams

Surgery is recommended for Williams. Carolina placed starting left tackle Matt Kalil on injured reserve before the start of the season. Early in camp, Williams suffered a torn MCL and dislocated his r...

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UEFA set to launch a new European club competition

UEFA set to launch a new European club competition

Though scant detail was given about the competition, the Juventus chairman, Agnelli, said " This would bring the overall number of clubs in European competition to 96 , as of the 2021/22 season". Sp...

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Luke Shaw suffers nasty head injury in clash with Dani Carvajal

Luke Shaw suffers nasty head injury in clash with Dani Carvajal

George's Park on Sunday for further rest and monitoring having sustained concussion against Spain yesterday". It was all the more unfortunate because his performance had been so good up until that p...

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Anonymous Rams defender said Derek Carr was 'scared to take shots'

Anonymous Rams defender said Derek Carr was 'scared to take shots'

A report surfaced recently that the Rams offered the Raiders a "pretty aggressive" trade package for Mack, which Oakland declined. Gruden said the Raiders were unable to get to Los Angeles...

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Spain thrash World Cup finalists Croatia 6-0 in Nations League

Spain thrash World Cup finalists Croatia 6-0 in Nations League

Croatia could do little to stop the Spanish onslaught as the World Cup finalists suffered their worst ever defeat in team history. Ivan Rakitic is making his 100th appearance for his country in t...

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Steve Yzerman stepping down as Lightning GM

Steve Yzerman stepping down as Lightning GM

Muliple reports have indicated that Yzerman informed the Tampa Bay Lightning that he'll be stepping down as general manager, a position he's held in Tampa Bay since 2010. He promoted Jon Cooper to hea...

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Neymar, Firmino on target as Brazil beat USA

Neymar, Firmino on target as Brazil beat USA

Neymar's first match in charge will be tonight's friendly against the United States at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, NJ. Brazil (2): Allison; Fabinho, Marquinhos, Thiago Silva (m.80, Dedé...

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Bradley beats Rose in playoff to win BMW Championship

Bradley beats Rose in playoff to win BMW Championship

Rose, unlike Bradley, will be among five players who can capture the US PGA $10 million season playoff crown by winning in two weeks at the season-ending Tour Championship in Atlanta. But tomorrow or ...

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Rangers acquire D McQuaid from Bruins

Rangers acquire D McQuaid from Bruins

A second-round pick (No. 55) by the Columbus Blue Jackets in 2005, McQuaid has 66 points (13 goals, 53 assists) in 462 National Hockey League games, all with the Bruins. McQuaid, 31, has played in 462...

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Zinedine Zidane hints that he is ready to return to football management

Zinedine Zidane hints that he is ready to return to football management

The Reds' top brass are aware the French legend, who quit the Bernabeu in the summer after delivering three consecutive Champions League Final triumphs, won't be a free agent for ever. He said: "No,...

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Corey Coleman worked out for Patriots, set to visit Eagles

Corey Coleman worked out for Patriots, set to visit Eagles

The Patriots now have three first-round receivers on their roster, where Coleman joins Phillip Dorsett , drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in 2015 and Cordarrelle Patterson , selected by the Minne...

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La Liga applies for permission to play Girona against Barcelona in US

La Liga applies for permission to play Girona against Barcelona in US

The league said a compensation package has been offered to season-ticket holders of Girona, who will be relinquishing a home game. The development has been met with a lot of criticism, including fr...

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Ivan Rakitic: Luka Modric should be recognised for standout 2018

Ivan Rakitic: Luka Modric should be recognised for standout 2018

Ronaldo and Modric both played significant roles in Real Madrid's Champions League win - the latter also getting the World Cup Golden Ball - while Salah enjoyed a remarkable and record-breaking debu...

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Bills bench QB Peterman for Allen against Ravens

Bills bench QB Peterman for Allen against Ravens

Inexplicably, Buffalo coach Sean McDermott wouldn't commit to putting Peterman - who threw five interceptions during a start past year - back on the bench for Buffalo's second game. Peterman and the...

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EPL: 2 players Sarri wants to bring to Chelsea in January revealed

EPL: 2 players Sarri wants to bring to Chelsea in January revealed

AC Milan duo Mattia Caldara and Alessio Romagnoli have both been linked with moves to London during the new year. The Italian has got Chelsea off to a flyer, steering them to victory in every...

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Ryder Cup 2018: Rory McIlroy welcomes Sergio Garcia's wildcard selection

Ryder Cup 2018: Rory McIlroy welcomes Sergio Garcia's wildcard selection

All four players have been part of multiple winning sides, although Spaniard Garcia has struggled this year, missing the cut at each of the last five major tournaments.England's Poulter, a talisman fo...

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UEFA to introduce third club competition

A third UEFA club competition is set to be introduced in the near future, the head of the association representing Europe's biggest clubs said on Tuesday (Sep 11). The ECA has previously called for mo...

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Kendrick Bourne ran wrong route on Vikings pick

Kendrick Bourne ran wrong route on Vikings pick

Sunday's game featured a number of memorable moments including the regular season debuts of Kirk Cousins and Sheldon Richardson in Minnesota uniforms, the return of Dalvin Cook , and the Vikings' ...

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Man United reportedly considering controversial swap deal for Paulo Dybala

Man United reportedly considering controversial swap deal for Paulo Dybala

It's not even the inconsistency that irks fans the most, it's the disrespect he's shown to the club by openly flirting with the likes of Barcelona . The chances of Juventus allowing Dybala to lea...

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