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Adam Lyth gives Yorkshire advantage in Roses match against Lancashire

published about 13 hours ago
Adam Lyth gives Yorkshire advantage in Roses match against Lancashire
Lancashire 278; Yorkshire 396-5 Adam Lyths unbeaten 182 puts Yorkshire in controlTransfer deadline day might have meant something very different to Adam Lyth if he had made the grade as a footballer across Manchester, having trialled with City in his teens. He still cashed in, but at the expense of Lancashires bowling attack to reach an unbeaten 182, his fifth championship century of a prolific summer, which may prove a crucial innings not only in their quest for a first ... more

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic reach U.S. Open quarterfinals

published about 14 hours ago
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic reach U.S. Open quarterfinals
NEW YORK -- Serena Williams reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal of the year and Novak Djokovic reached his 22nd in a row with victories in the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Monday.

Kevin Sinfield retires from international rugby after 40-cap career

published about 14 hours ago
Kevin Sinfield retires from international rugby after 40-cap career
England coach Steve McNamara has to choose new captain Sinfield: I am sure more successful times are not far awayEngland will need a new captain for this autumns Four Nations series in Australia and New Zealand after Kevin Sinfield announced his retirement from international rugby. Sinfield, who is 34 next week, led England in last years World Cup, with the last of his 40 caps including 14 for Great Britain ending in the bitter disappointment of the semi-final defeat against ... more

Carol Vadnais, All-Star N.H.L. Defenseman, Dies at 68

published about 14 hours ago
Carol Vadnais, All-Star N.H.L. Defenseman, Dies at 68
Vadnais, who began his career when the N.H.L. had six teams, won Stanley Cup titles with Montreal in 1968 and Boston in 1972 before playing with the Rangers.

Ajax confirm the transfer of Daley Blind to Manchester United

published about 14 hours ago
Ajax confirm the transfer of Daley Blind to Manchester United
Dutch club tweet that Blind has moved to Manchester Blind joins on a £13.8m deal Interactive: how much have clubs spent?Ajax have confirmed the sale of Daley Blind to Manchester United. The Dutch club tweeted that the 24-year-old had moved to Old Trafford. The two clubs had already agreed a £13.8m deal for the utility player.Blind was in favour of a move to Manchester United to rejoin Louis van Gaal, who managed him in the Holland squad during the World ... more


Spain Cruises Past Brazil

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Tony Parker’s Respite Recasts the Basketball World Cup

published about 8 hours ago
The decision by Parker, France’s most famous basketball player, to skip the World Cup altered the country’s expectations but provided a reminder of an approaching ... more

Pacers Coach Frank Vogel Joins Effort to Help Fever Return to WNBA Finals

published about 9 hours ago
Pacers Coach Frank Vogel Joins Effort to Help Fever Return to WNBA Finals
INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Pacers Head Coach Frank Vogel has joined local efforts to send the Indiana Fever back to the WNBA Final

Spain, Greece move to 3-0; Senegal upsets Croatia

published about 10 hours ago
Spain beat Brazil in a battle of unbeatens to take the lead in Group A, while Greece also improved to 3-0 in a Group B ... more

Day 3: World Cup Recap (9/1)

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Day 3: World Cup Recap (9/1)
SPAIN 82 - BRAZIL 63 ANDERSON VAREJAO (BRAZIL) POINTS: 10 REBOUNDS: 4
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Idzik Says Jets Have No Regrets in Cutting Patterson

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General Manager John Idzik said, “We felt it wasn’t good for the team to go forward” with cornerback Dimitri Patterson, who was released Saturday.

Raiders Tab Rookie Derek Carr as Starting QB

published about 7 hours ago
Oakland rookie Derek Carr will start the season opener against the New York Jets, becoming the first Raiders quarterback to start the first game of ... more

Roundup: Gronkowski Says He’s Ready for Patriots’ Opener Against Dolphins

published about 8 hours ago
Roundup: Gronkowski Says He’s Ready for Patriots’ Opener Against Dolphins
New England tight end Rob Gronkowski, who had right knee surgery in December, did not play in the preseason.

Sam Fails to Secure Spot on Rams' Practice Squad

published about 10 hours ago
Defensive end Michael Sam's bid to become the first openly gay player in the National Football League (NFL) looked even more remote on Monday when ... more

Notebook : Giants’ Coughlin Asks for Patience as Beckham Heals

published about 13 hours ago
Notebook : Giants’ Coughlin Asks for Patience as Beckham Heals
A week away from the Giants’ season opener, Coach Tom Coughlin said he was fed up with the unremitting questions about the injured receiver Odell ... more

Carol Vadnais, All-Star N.H.L. Defenseman, Dies at 68

published about 14 hours ago
Carol Vadnais, All-Star N.H.L. Defenseman, Dies at 68
Vadnais, who began his career when the N.H.L. had six teams, won Stanley Cup titles with Montreal in 1968 and Boston in 1972 before playing ... more

Sports Briefing | Hockey: Rangers Add College Star

published Wed, Aug 20 2014 23:38 GMT
The Hobey Baker Award finalist Kevin Hayes agreed to terms on a free-agent contract with the Rangers.

Sports Briefing | Hockey: N.H.L. Concussion Lawsuits Consolidated

published Tue, Aug 19 2014 22:13 GMT
A federal panel ruled that all concussion-related lawsuits brought by retired N.H.L. players would be consolidated into a single suit and heard by the United ... more

Settlement May Be Near in Career-Ending Attack That Has Shadowed N.H.L.

published Tue, Aug 19 2014 21:36 GMT
Settlement May Be Near in Career-Ending Attack That Has Shadowed N.H.L.
One of the most violent on-ice events in N.H.L. history seemed headed to resolution, as lawyers prepared a settlement to a $68 million lawsuit brought ... more

Islanders Owner Announces Sale

published Tue, Aug 19 2014 14:10 GMT
The Islanders announced Tuesday that the team is being sold to a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor.

Hamels, 3 Phils Relievers Combine to No-Hit Braves

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The biggest number for Cole Hamels after six innings wasn't the zero in the hits allowed column but the 108 pitches thrown by the Philadelphia ... more

Houston Astros Fire Manager Bo Porter

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The Houston Astros are looking toward the future, and they decided there is no time like the present to get going on that.

Homer-Happy Nationals Beat Dodgers 6-4

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Gio Gonzalez picked a good time to earn his first victory for Washington in the second half, coming against a talented Dodgers lineup the Nationals ... more

Royals Stop Slide With 4-3 Victory Over Rangers

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Salvador Perez homered and drove in three runs, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 on Monday night to snap a three-game ... more

Roundup: Four Phillies Team to Pitch a No-Hitter

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Roundup: Four Phillies Team to Pitch a No-Hitter
Philadelphia’s Cole Hamels went six innings, striking out seven, before giving way to the bullpen in a rout of Atlanta.

The transfer window by numbers: Over £800million spent as the records tumbled

The transfer window by numbers: Over £800million spent as the records tumbled
It has been a hectic window with records breaking left, right and centre. From the first to the last minute, there were surprises aplenty, right ... more

Wanderers 'more popular' than NRL and AFL clubs in western Sydney

published about 4 hours ago
Wanderers 'more popular' than NRL and AFL clubs in western Sydney
A-League club has sold over 15,000 full membershipsNRL club Parramatta Eels nearest rival to Wanderers Continue reading...

Tom Lawrence signs for Leicester and Nick Powell also joins on loan Manchester United men get Premier League chance

published about 6 hours ago
Tom Lawrence signs for Leicester and Nick Powell also joins on loan Manchester United men get Premier League chance
Manchester United youngsters Tom Lawrence and Nick Powell have joined Premier League new-boys Leicester City. Lawrence moves on a four-year deal, while Powell moves on ... more

Why the big clubs love the loan deal on deadline day as Radamel Falcao, Javier Hernandez and Co make short-term moves 

published about 6 hours ago
Why the big clubs love the loan deal on deadline day as Radamel Falcao, Javier Hernandez and Co make short-term moves 
One major trend emerged from Monday's transfer deadline day — the growing importance of the loan. Nearly half of all deals in a final 24 ... more

Radamel Falcao made debut at 13! Manchester United's new signing

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Radamel Falcao made debut at 13! Manchester United's new signing
Manchester United scored the biggest coup of transfer deadline day with a surprise loan deal for prolific Monaco striker Radamel Falcao. Here's seven things to ... more

England women thrash S Africa in T20

published about 11 hours ago
Charlotte Edwards stars as England thrash South Africa by nine wickets in the opening game of their three-match Twenty20 series.

Hants sign Nottinghamshire's Adams

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Hampshire sign Nottinghamshire seamer Andre Adams on a short-term deal for the 2015 season.

Collingwood gives Durham upper hand

published about 14 hours ago
A 59-run eighth-wicket stand between Paul Collingwood and Paul Coughlin puts Durham on top against Notts.

Somerset's Overton shines after rain

published about 14 hours ago
Somerset's Craig Overton takes three wickets but rain allows for only 29 overs on day two against Northants.

Fisher joins Northampton after trial

published about 14 hours ago
Premiership champions Northampton Saints give former London Irish forward Jonathan Fisher a full-time contract.

Kirk Wins Deutsche Bank, Gets Into Ryder Cup Talk

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Chris Kirk figured the Ryder Cup was out of his hands when he failed to earn one of the nine automatic spots. He already has ... more
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A Win for Chris Kirk, and a Boost for Others

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A Win for Chris Kirk, and a Boost for Others
Aside from Chris Kirk, the Deutsche Bank Championship winner, there were the handful of players who played well enough earn the right to play next ... more
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American Kirk Wins Deutsche Bank Title

published about 11 hours ago
American Chris Kirk broke clear of a tightly bunched leaderboard with two late birdies to clinch his third PGA Tour victory by two shots at ... more
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Gallacher Gives McGinley a Major Selection Headache

published about 19 hours ago
European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley faces a tricky wildcard selection dilemma following Stephen Gallacher's brilliant final round in the Italian Open on Sunday.
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McGinley Prepares to Announce Ryder Cup Wild Cards

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Europe captain Paul McGinley will make his three wild-card picks for the Ryder Cup on Tuesday, with five players seemingly in contention for a late ... more
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England women thrash S Africa in T20

published about 11 hours ago
Charlotte Edwards stars as England thrash South Africa by nine wickets in the opening game of their three-match Twenty20 series.

Hants sign Nottinghamshire's Adams

published about 14 hours ago
Hampshire sign Nottinghamshire seamer Andre Adams on a short-term deal for the 2015 season.

Collingwood gives Durham upper hand

published about 14 hours ago
A 59-run eighth-wicket stand between Paul Collingwood and Paul Coughlin puts Durham on top against Notts.

Somerset's Overton shines after rain

published about 14 hours ago
Somerset's Craig Overton takes three wickets but rain allows for only 29 overs on day two against Northants.

Rain thwarts Middlesex and Warwicks

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Persistent rain and bad light sees only seven overs bowled between Warwickshire and Middlesex on day two at Lord's.
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