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India seal Test series win in Sri Lanka despite Angelo Mathews’s century

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India seal Test series win in Sri Lanka despite Angelo Mathews’s century
• Third Test day five: India 321 & 274; Sri Lanka 201 & 268• India win bv 117 runs despite Mathews’s score of 110Angelo Mathews’s batting heroics proved to be in vain as India beat Sri Lanka by 117 runs in the final Test to win the three-match series 2-1 on Tuesday.After setting Sri Lanka a 386-run target India needed seven wickets on the final day to gift Virat Kohli his first series victory since becoming the Test captain. Related: ... more

Hull KR were battered in the Challenge Cup final but they have come a long way

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Hull KR were battered in the Challenge Cup final but they have come a long way
Leeds Rhinos thrashed Hull KR during a memorable weekend, with Lizzie Jones’ heartfelt signing and the performances of the English players proving highlightsBy Gavin Willacy for No Helmets Required, part of the Guardian Sport NetworkLast time Hull KR played at Wembley, in 1997, a Stanley Gene hat-trick helped them hammer Hunslet 60-14 in the short-lived, little remembered, Challenge Cup Plate. Now they know what it feels like to be humiliated on the sport’s biggest stage. The 50-0 horror defeat on ... more

Chelsea sign Senegalese centre-back Papy Djilobodji for £2.7m

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Chelsea sign Senegalese centre-back Papy Djilobodji for £2.7m
• Nantes defender agrees four-year contract at Stamford Bridge• Player has been tracked by Premier League champions for two yearsNantes have confirmed their Senegal international centre-half Papy Djilobodji has joined Chelsea for around £2.7m, with the defender signing a four-year contract at Stamford Bridge.Djilobodji, who had been tracked by the champions’ recruitment department over the last two years, had undergone a medical on Monday and will offer cover at centre-half for John Terry, Gary Cahill and Kurt Zouma. The Senegalese ... more

Manchester United criticised by council for failing to deal with mice infestation

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Manchester United criticised by council for failing to deal with mice infestation
• Mice have been persistent problem at Old Trafford• ‘You are failing to implement adequate procedures to control pests’Manchester United have been criticised for failing to deal with the mice infestations that have been a persistent problem at Old Trafford. Related: Manchester United smell a rat as Premier League faces hygiene checks Continue reading...

Manchester United prepared to send James Wilson out on loan

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Manchester United prepared to send James Wilson out on loan
• Clear-out of strikers set to continue at Old Trafford• Teenager has fallen out of favour under Van GaalJames Wilson is free to go on loan from Manchester United with more than 10 Premier League and Championship clubs having expressed an interested in taking the striker. Related: Transfer deadline day: De Gea latest, Martial, Djilobodji and more – live! Continue reading...


Yes! Yes! Yes! Hawks To Retire Dikembe Mutombo's No. 55

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Yes! Yes! Yes! Hawks To Retire Dikembe Mutombo's No. 55
ATLANTA -- Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club CEO Steve Koonin and President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach Mike Bud

Hawks to retire Mutombo's No. 55 next season

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The Atlanta Hawks will retire Dikembe Mutombo's No. 55 next season, about two months after he is enshrined into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame.

Fans, Media React To Mutombo Jersey Retirement Announcement

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Fans, Media React To Mutombo Jersey Retirement Announcement
Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin announced Tuesday that the Club will

Charlotte Hornets and Lowe's to Donate $50,000 in Education Grants

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Charlotte Hornets and Lowe's to Donate $50,000 in Education Grants
September 1, 2015 – The Charlotte Hornets and Lowe’s today announced they will award $50,000 for education-related proje

Trail Blazers to Host Wells Fargo Fan Fest Sunday, October 4

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Trail Blazers to Host Wells Fargo Fan Fest Sunday, October 4
PORTLAND, Ore. (Sept.
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Jaguars Owner Wants to Continue Playing in London Until 2030

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Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan expects to sign a long-term deal to continue playing annually in London.

AP Source: Fred Jackson Traveling to Meet Seahawks

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After being released by the Buffalo Bills, running Fred Jackson is looking for an opportunity to reunite with former teammate Marshawn Lynch in Seattle.

2015 Fantasy Football: Tight End Preview and Rankings

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2015 Fantasy Football: Tight End Preview and Rankings
Tight end is traditionally the thinnest of the four offensive fantasy football positions, and there is more uncertainty than usual heading into 2015.

Sports Briefing | College Sports: U.C.L.A. Starter Is Arrested

published about 16 hours ago
Ishmael Adams, a cornerback, was taken into custody on suspicion of felony robbery.

At U.S. Open Match, a Sea of Bills Blue

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At U.S. Open Match, a Sea of Bills Blue
Fans rallied around the qualifier Jessica Pegula, the 21-year-old daughter of the Bills’ and Sabres' owner Terry Pegula, as she captured her first victory in ... more

Al Arbour, Coach of Islanders’ 1980s Dynasty, Dies at 82

published Fri, Aug 28 2015 11:54 GMT
Al Arbour, Coach of Islanders’ 1980s Dynasty, Dies at 82
Arbour, who played in the N.H.L. as a defenseman, took over the Islanders in 1973, after they lost 60 games, and led them to four ... more

Mike Richards Faces Drug Charge

published Thu, Aug 27 2015 22:41 GMT
Richards, an N.H.L. free agent whose contract was terminated by the Los Angeles Kings, was charged Tuesday with possession of a controlled substance.

Mike Richards, Formerly With the Kings, Is Charged With Possession of a Controlled Substance

published Thu, Aug 27 2015 15:25 GMT
Mike Richards, an NHL free agent whose contract was terminated by the Los Angeles Kings, was charged with possession of a controlled substance.

New Jersey’s Effort to Legalize Sports Betting Is Denied on Appeal

published Tue, Aug 25 2015 12:29 GMT
A panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit said on Tuesday that the state’s most recent plan to take sports ... more

Christian Ehrhoff Signs With Kings

published Sun, Aug 23 2015 21:49 GMT
Ehrhoff, a veteran defenseman, agreed to a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Kings.

Two Decades Later, Ripken's Record Remains a Testament to Work Ethic

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Twenty years after breaking the record for consecutive games played, Cal Ripken, Jr. insists the reason the feat remains one of baseball's most cherished moments ... more

Dodgers Beat Giants 5-4 in 14 Innings on Gonzalez's Single

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Adrian Gonzalez singled in the winning run with the bases loaded in the 14th inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers over the San Francisco Giants ... more

Keuchel Matches Home Win Milestone in Astros Victory

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Houston left-hander Dallas Keuchel matched the club record for consecutive home wins and received ample run support as the Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 8-3 ... more

Mark Canha Hits 3-Run HR as Athletics Beat Angels 11-5

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Mark Canha hit a three-run homer, Jake Smolinski's three-run double highlighted a decisive third inning and the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 11-5 ... more

Royals Acquire Gomes From Braves

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The American League-leading Kansas City Royals acquired outfielder Jonny Gomes in a trade with the Atlanta Braves on Monday.

Global Soccer: A Mad Ending as Soccer Transfer Window Closes in Europe

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Global Soccer: A Mad Ending as Soccer Transfer Window Closes in Europe
A goalkeeper swap between Manchester United and Real Madrid was called off after Spanish authorities did not get paperwork by the deadline.

Sports Briefing | Soccer: Manchester Goalkeeper’s Transfer in Limbo

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A deal to send David de Gea to Real Madrid fell through because the required paperword was not submitted on time, the Spanish news media ... more

Strict Enforcement of FIFA Rules Sidelines Young Players Abroad

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Strict Enforcement of FIFA Rules Sidelines Young Players Abroad
A dispute over a FIFA rule designed to protect young players has left some of them, including an American teenager in Barcelona, unable to play ... more

Live and Kicking: Soccer Games to Watch

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Live and Kicking: Soccer Games to Watch
With most of the world’s top leagues off for the international break, Andrew Das points viewers to Euro 2016 qualifying matches and Concacaf exhibitions.

Roundup: Roma Drops Juventus to 0-2, Suggesting a Change in Italy

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Roundup: Roma Drops Juventus to 0-2, Suggesting a Change in Italy
Juventus started its league season with two straight losses for the first time in its history.

Hughes knock rescues Derbyshire

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Chesney Hughes hits an unbeaten 85 as Derbyshire share an even day with promotion hopefuls Surrey on day one.

Wickets tumble between Durham & Hants

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Thirteen wickets fall between Durham and Hampshire on day one at Chester-le-Street before bad light ends play early.

Robson leads the way for Leics

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Angus Robson's half-century helps Leicestershire have the better of a rain-hit first day against Gloucestershire.

Lyth helps Yorkshire take control

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England opener Adam Lyth finds some form to help title-chasing Yorkshire into a strong position against Somerset.

Azharullah puts Essex in trouble

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Northants pace bowler Azharullah takes three wickets to put Essex under pressure on day one at Chelmsford.

Players Speak, Donald Listens and Minor Changes to Doral

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Once among the most popular stops on the PGA Tour schedule, Trump National Doral had more players grumbling than ever. The complaints mainly were that ... more
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Playoff Events for Top Players Are Practice Until East Lake

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Jordan Spieth has missed three cuts on the PGA Tour this year, and The Barclays rated the most irritating for one reason.
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With a 4th Win, Jason Day Creates a Temporary Big 3

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Jordan Spieth was gone, but not forgotten, certainly not by Jason Day.
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Day Wins The Barclays in Another Runaway

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Jason Day, so poor as a kid that he shopped at a store where he stuffed as much used clothing as he could into a ... more
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Sports Briefing | Golf: First L.P.G.A. Win for Veteran Kris Tamulis

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Tamulis won the Yokohama Tire L.P.G.A. Classic in Alabama.
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Hughes knock rescues Derbyshire

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Chesney Hughes hits an unbeaten 85 as Derbyshire share an even day with promotion hopefuls Surrey on day one.

Wickets tumble between Durham & Hants

published about 2 hours ago
Thirteen wickets fall between Durham and Hampshire on day one at Chester-le-Street before bad light ends play early.

Robson leads the way for Leics

published about 2 hours ago
Angus Robson's half-century helps Leicestershire have the better of a rain-hit first day against Gloucestershire.

Lyth helps Yorkshire take control

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England opener Adam Lyth finds some form to help title-chasing Yorkshire into a strong position against Somerset.

Azharullah puts Essex in trouble

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Northants pace bowler Azharullah takes three wickets to put Essex under pressure on day one at Chelmsford.
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