Roberta Vinci, of Italy, right, greets Anna-Lena Friedsam, of Germany, after winning their first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Aug. She's back to playing some of her best tennis, but she's going to have to prove that she's here to stay with a strong showing at the US Open . Australian Open champ Angelique Kerber advanced to the second round at the U.S.
Australian Open champ Angelique Kerber advanced to the second round at the U.S. Open when her opponent retired early in the second set without winning a game. These four have plenty to prove as the US Open begins today, but who has the most to prove over the next two weeks? She's now ranked 55th with a 31-20 record this year.
Rojo is believed to be a target for Spanish side Valencia, whereas Darmian is being linked with a move to Napoli. Marcos Rojo is one such player. Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo appears set to stay with the Red Devils this season despite rumours linking him with a move away from the club.
Two brothers charged with killing the cousin of National Basketball Association star Dwyane Wade are being held without bond in a Cook County jail. A family spokesman says a cousin of Chicago Bulls NBA star Dwayne Wade was fatally shot August 25, while pushing a baby in a stroller on the city's South Side.
And as soon as the India chase began the rain started. With 28 wickets, Bumrah also became the highest wicket taker in T20I in 2016. His effort was the fifth fastest in worldwide T20 and the second fastest by a West Indian after Gayle's 47-ball ton against England.
San Francisco has lost or split 11 of 12 series since the break and heads into Sunday's finale needing a victory to avoid another series defeat after Saturday's 3-1 loss. Freddie Freeman followed with a double, and Kemp came to the plate with runners at second and third with nobody out. All three home runs came off Braves starter Aaron Blair (0-6).
David De Gea: Rarely at fault, did well whenever called upon and had one heartstopping moment with Huddlestone's deflected shot but other than that, did not have much to deal with. This time, it didn't even mention Pogba's Twitter handle in a post-Hull tweet which read: "I tried changing my hairstyle to be like Pogba and now my gf [girlfriend] hates me".
Gonzalez hit a two-run single to center with the bases loaded against Bumgarner in the fifth to break a tie. Kenley Jansen struck out two in a ideal ninth for his 37th save, giving him 604 career strikeouts, tying Jim Brewer for the most by a reliever in Dodgers history .
Anderson broke Murray early in the second set to take a 3-2 lead as the upset bug seemed to carry over to the night session. "I've practiced with him many times, so to some extent I have an understanding of his game, like he has of mine", Raonic told the ATP Tour website.
NY 67-62 (.519) 6.5 games behind 5. They also cut 6 1/2 off their wild-card deficit. Dombrowski traded Porcello away from the Tigers to the Red Sox and then inherited the pitcher during Porcello's 9-15 first season in Boston . "Plain and simple, I wasn't at my best today", Andriese said. "It's kind of what happens when you leave some elevated pitches up there to a good-hitting lineup, and they made me pay".
Alejandro De Aza added a two-run double for the Mets, who won for the sixth time in seven games as they attempt to make a push in the bunched-up NL playoff chase. He was trailing 2-1 when Neil Walker, just back from the paternity leave list after the birth of a baby girl, worked a nine-pitch walk to load the bases with two outs in the fifth.
Dombrowski traded Porcello away from the Tigers to the Red Sox and then inherited the pitcher during Porcello's 9-15 first season in Boston . All four teams ahead of them in the wild-card race lost Sunday. Chris Young singled and Orlando dropped Sandy Leon's fly at the track, putting runners on second and third before a walk. Leon hit a two-out single and advanced to second on a Bradley walk but Holt struck out to end the game.
The game is scheduled for a 1:00 p.m. start time and it will be televised nationally on FOX. With Adrian Peterson resting on the sideline, backup Jerick McKinnon rushed eight times for 56 yards. While the Vikings haven't disclosed what's wrong with Kalil and aren't obligated to do so until the first injury report of the season is issued in Week 1, it won't be surprising if Kalil does not play against the Chargers.
The England worldwide played in a right-wing role last weekend as Liverpool lost 2-0 to Burnley and the striker came out and emphasised that his best position is as a striker. Hopefully we can make different line-ups for different games'. James Milner was playing in the unfamiliar position of right-back but looked comfortable in his new home to the point that Klopp sees no need to strengthen his defence there in the transfer market.
The police statement says the indictment will also be sent to the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission. His lawyers insist they have yet to gain receipt of the charges, but state they "intend to fully co-operate" with Rio lawmakers.
Alberto was one of the first signings of the Brendan Rodgers era at Liverpool, and he seemed a ideal fit for the controlled possession game the manager had arrived at the club preaching. He made 12 appearances for the Reds under Brendan Rodgers in the 2013/14 season but struggled to handle the physical demands of Premier League football.
The team representing the Mid-Atlantic region defeated the team from South Korea 2-1 on Sunday afternoon in front of a sellout crowd at Howard J. Lamade Stadium . South Korea dropped to 3-1 all-time in LLWS championship games. The Goodlettsville team fought back from elimination after losing early in the tournament to the same NY team they faced again Saturday.
The last man to win both distance races in consecutive Olympics was Finnish great Lasse Viren at the 1972 Munich and 1976 Montreal Games. Farah finished 0.6secs clear of second-placed American Paul Kipkemoi Chelimo, who was disqualified before being reinstated after an appeal, with Gebrhiwet taking bronze .
Tebow has gone on record by saying that he would be interested in playing winter ball as he figures out his future. "At the risk of sounding like half of America, I am thrilled we"re just two days away from Tim Tebow"s grand return. Philadelphia Phillies bench coach Larry Bowa doesn't seem to think Tim Tebow will be successful in his attempt to play professional baseball. "And it"s not as if he"d take up a valuable roster spot.
Group A: PSG, Arsenal , Basel, Ludogorets. Italy has just two guaranteed places with one in the play-off. At present the winners enter at the playoff stage by right, but are elevated to the group stage if the holders also qualify via league position.
Lochte originally said that he and fellow swimmers were pulled over in their taxi and robbed at gunpoint early Sunday. "But regardless of the behaviour of anyone else that night, I should have been much more responsible in how I handled myself, and for that I am sorry to my teammates, my fans, my fellow competitors, my sponsors and the hosts of this great event".
The wounds remain raw two years on from a 7-1 World Cup semi-final shellacking that not only saw the Selecao lose the chance of winning on home turf but their dignity. He said that he will step down as the captain of the Brazil national team. Poster boy Neymar got Brazil off to an exceptional start, with the star turn lighting up the final with an delightful 25-yard free-kick.
Barkley, who was an unused squad member at Euro 2016, has been dropped despite scoring twice in his first four matches this season. "We've been in deep discussion regarding the squad over the last few days and we've had to make some very, very hard decisions - and none more so than Ross Barkley , which is obviously for him disappointing".
As Joseph reached for pitcher Vince Velazquez's high throw, Cabrera's left arm made contact with Joseph's left hip. But after the next batter, Kelly Johnson , singled to right field and Cabrera went to second, he left the game nearly immediately, replaced by infielder Wilmer Flores .
The Football Association will await referee Andre Marriner's report before deciding whether to take action against Aguero. If that is the case, it is impossible for retrospective action to be taken. While Guardiola has played down the influence he has had on the 21-year-old, Sterling revealed the former Barcelona coach was key. I just tried to help him, to tell him he'll receive the ball more often if he stays in his position.
Alexandra Danson gave Britain the lead 21 minutes into the contest when she turned home a loose ball after Sally Rutherford's initial save. Great Britain claimed the gold medal after defeating the Netherlands 2-0 in a historic sudden death shootout win.
The Aug. 29 date is five days after the deadline the National Football League gave four active players to conduct interviews into the probe on allegations made in the Al-Jazeera America documentary The Dark Side. "If it goes to a conduct-detrimental-(to-the-league charge), it leans to the hands of that crook, I mean Roger Goodell, and he can do whatever he wants".
After season of records, Cristiano Ronaldo is able to continue breaking records and lifting trophies. Ronaldo , who has scored 32 goals for Madrid in 2016, is also hoping to collect his fourth Ballon d'Or but refused to take all the credit without thanking his team-mates.
Stop whinging about the referee and look instead at the failures of your Wallabies. "But I certainly didn't have one with Romain Poite". Victory meant New Zealand won the Beldisloe Cup for the 14th year in a row. The Wallabies, however, managed to slow the pace of the All Blacks' game with negative tactics. Bernard Foley, moved from flyhalf to inside center, kicked two before Reece Hodge, who made his test debut as a 16th-minute replacement for the injured Adam Ashley-Cooper, kicked ...
What will excite Hazard is Conte's surprisingly attacking philosophy. It is not just the pretty things that please Conte. Conte made his first change with 14 minutes remaining; introducing Victor Moses for Willian , while soon after Batshuayi and Pedro came on for Diego Costa and Hazard.
Australia barely had a chance in attack in Wellington, running the ball 187m to New Zealand's 411m, and were held tryless as the rampant hosts crossed the white line four times en route to clinching the Bledisloe Cup for a 14th straight year.
He's expected to rejoin the Red Sox midway through Monday night's game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park. Royals manager Ned Yost pulled Ventura after the Bogaerts single and replaced him with Matt Strahm, who promptly got Ortiz to ground into a double play.
Asked for President Obama's reaction to Kaepernick's actions, White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest signaled his personal disagreement, but indicated he hadn't quizzed the president on the subject. Acknowledge that there were people getting hosed down in the street and dogs getting sicced on them for standing for what they believed in, and that's unfortunate.
Pochettino was unable to say whether the illness would rule Walker out of the first England squad named by Sam Allardyce on Sunday. "It's not a flawless break because all of the worldwide players are involved in their global teams". However, Milner put in a good display at the back and Klopp believes that despite needing more additions in other areas of the field, left-back was a position where they can make do with Milner and Moreno.
And her compatriot, Flavia Penneta, took the world by storm by emerging the eventual Champion in an all Italian duel. A fourth Sunshine Double was accomplished by winning the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells and the Miami Open , defeating Grand Slam finalists Milos Raonic and Kei Nishikori in the process.