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Quintana holds off Froome to all-but claim Vuelta title

Chris Froome will not wave the white flag, but says that Team Sky will not try any "crazy tactics" to upset Vuelta a España race leader Nairo Quintana (Movistar) with only four days left until the race finish in Madrid. "We saw the same with Jens Keuekeleire on stage 12, and today it was my turn to give it a go, and it was really incredible". Out of the overall contenders, Froome is the best time trial cyclist.

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Chiefs' season opener shows best, worst of what they can be

As good as the Chiefs are feeling after their improbable victory, the Chargers must feel 10x worse. It wasn't until a sack of Philip Rivers from Dee Ford with 53 seconds remaining did the Chiefs achieve their first favorable odds of winning the game since there was 3:50 remaining in the first quarter.

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CM Punk fears for future after UFC 203 loss

When asked about what Gall during an interview that followed the weigh-ins on Fox Sports 1, Punk, or Phil Brooks, said he didn't really know. I came in there, I loved seeing the crowd, all of that stuff, but yeah, I don't feel like I beat a great fighter.

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Stan Wawrinka beats Novak Djokovic to win US Open men's title

Djokovic who won the first set tiebreak 7-1 by running off the last five points, saluted Wawrinka as a "big match" player. Djokovic, who had injury questions entering the slam and benefitted from an easy ride that included a walkover and two retirements, took off both shoes and had some toes taped.

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Knee injuries end seasons for Ole Miss' Ken Webster, Eric Swinney

But facing one of its toughest opponents of the season, Florida State couldn't afford to wait until its second game to fix its problems. This was a comeback unlike the FSU comebacks we've seen the last couple years. The Seminoles converted 9 of 18 third downs. Kelly went 0-for-5 passing in the third. He completed 33 of 52 passes for 419 yards and two touchdowns, and also rushed for 59 yards.

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Steelers WR Wheaton out for MNF

Ben Roethlisberger will initially struggle to get into a rhythm without number two and three wideouts Martavis Bryant (suspension) and Markus Wheaton (shoulder). The Steelers will be tested more than this. He made questionable decisions on third downs, throwing short of the marker or not getting near the pylon on a keeper.

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Pep Guardiola: Manchester City must improve to win major trophies this season

Guardiola insists his side can complete a European and league double similar to the achievement he pulled off twice during his time at Barcelona. "Why can you not win today and win in three days?" Claudio is going to make mistakes in the future, I'll tell you now - he won't save all the goals.

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Hillary Clinton: I am 'feeling so much better'

Hillary Clinton did call into a fundraiser event Monday night in San Francisco after she took to social media earlier in the day to give an update on her health. "We know the least about Donald Trump of any candidate in recent American history", she said, including his foreign investors and businesses. But Democrat Hillary Clinton's bout with pneumonia and dehydration remind us that she and GOP nominee Donald Trump ought to be more forthcoming about their health.

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Ortiz hits 536th HR, ties Mantle for 17th on career list

The Red Sox scored two more in the seventh. The Red Sox have an off day on September 26 and could skip Buchholz, Pomeranz or Rodriguez in the rotation to provide them extra rest. It turns out September 12 is a pretty special day for Ortiz, as he hit his 499th and 500th career homers exactly one year ago against the Tampa Bay Rays on September 12, 2015.

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Slumping Donaldson out of lineup for Blue Jays

Upton hit his 20th homer, a two-run drive in the second off Eduardo Rodriguez. Roberto Osuna worked the ninth for his 31st save in 34 chances, striking out Jackie Bradley Jr. Leon was hit by a pitch. Red Sox: Holt appeared to injure his right shoulder diving back to first base on a pickoff attempt in the fifth. Joey Votto had four hits including a home run as the Cincinnati Reds edged past the Pittsburgh Pirates 8-7 and Bryce Harper's three-run homer gave the Washington Nationals ...

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J.J. Watt will be activated by Texans, play in opener

Among the roster moves they made include removing J.J. Watt from the physically unable to perform list and placing him on the active roster. This means the defensive end was back on the practice field this Monday. Brown tore his quadriceps past year in the Texans' regular season finale against the Jaguars. Watt had maintained since having the surgery he would be ready, despite reports his recovery could take up to 10 weeks, which would have caused him to miss the team's first two or three ...

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Sophie Pascoe wins gold in 200m individual medley S10

Kiwi athletes have picked up four gold, three silver, and two bronze medals so far. The Kiwi contingent has already won nine medals and is ahead of Slovenia who are now in second place with Jamaica in third based on population. Sophie Pascoe then went on to dominate the women's 200m individual medley SM10, taking gold and breaking her own world record. It was Roland Ezuruike that started the gold medal haul when he won a gold medal in the men's -54kg after Kehinde Tijani won Team ...

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Charleston Southern Suspends 14 Players For Game vs. Florida State

It will be the first game in the newly renovated Doak Campbell Stadium. "We had a couple nice throws down the field". Because of that, players are being given a choice to sit out this weekend's game against Florida State (a very likely loss that would do no harm) or the next game against a conference opponent (which could later have to be vacated if they won).

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Quarterback Deondre Francoise is a star as FSU rallies to win

A 28-6 barrage of offense by Ole Miss to start the game was suddenly awash. "The thing about it, he bounced back, and that's what he did in practice", FSU coach Jimbo Fisher said of Francois. Francois watched the game on TV as Winston completed 25-of-27 passes for 356 yards and four touchdowns. Francois had a tough time in the first half of his debut for the Seminoles on Monday.

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Jurgen wants Kop to end Klopp mania

Liverpool played host to defending champions Leicester City and thoroughly dominated the match, bar one horrific mistake of biblical proportions from Lucas Leiva, giving Leicester their only goal of the match through Jamie Vardy. Klopp's men, meanwhile, are the first to bag 50 goals in England's top-flight for the year, and have created 64 chances in 2016-17 - more than any other team in the division.

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Stipe Miocic fires back at Alistair Overeem accusing him of tapping out

Brad Tavares, left, knees Caio Magalhaes, from Brazil, during a middleweight bout at UFC 203 on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, in Cleveland. The last four months have been life-changing for Miocic, who won the title in May and got married to his girlfriend, Ryan, one month later.

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Clemson WR Renfrow out at least 4 weeks

Preliminary reports on Saturday indicated it wasn't a serious injury. An MRI on Monday revealed that Renfrow has a cracked bone below his thumb. However, Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said an MRI exam Monday showed a "little crack below his thumb".

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He's Back: Countdown to the teturn of Carey Price

Schneider and Quick have been playing against each since their high school days when Schneider played for Phillips Academy (Mass.) and Quick for Avon Old Farms (Conn.)."I have a tremendous amount of respect for the other goalies and what they have accomplished", Schneider said .

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Kate Upton slammed after condemning Dolphins players' national anthem protest

Both then appeared on the medal stands with raised, black-gloved fists throughout the USA national anthem in what they called a "human rights salute". Some of it got personal, as in "Kate who?" "All I'm saying is we want to educate those, the youth that's coming up". Today we are more divided then ever before.

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So does Wawrinka belong to a Big 5 now?

There are way better tennis players than me on grass. " I played a lot of tennis and was empty.Emotion with the crowd, atmosphere, and the stadium was awesome.This is an incredible night". Part of Wawrinka's modesty comes from a career in the shadow of elegant compatriot Federer. Indeed he sometimes suffers baffling losses, yet the deeper he progresses at events, the more unsafe he becomes: He has won his last 11 finals.

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Chargers put Allen on IR, activate Bosa day after big loss

Smith scored the winning touchdown himself, on a play he called himself. The Chiefs kept chipping away at the lead. All this against a San Diego team coming off a 4-12 campaign and expected to be among the league's bottom dwellers again this season .

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Lukaku ends goal drought with hat-trick

Sunderland manager David Moyes questioned his side's defending after they were beaten 3-0 by Everton at the Stadium of Light. Sunderland secured their top-flight status, while the curtain fell on the reign of Roberto Martinez at Goodison Park .

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Murray storms into sixth US Open quarter-finals

Nishikori was impressive in a 6-3 6-4 7-6 (7-4) win over Croatia's Ivo Karlovic . Murray's last Davis Cup action came against Japan in March, when he edged an epic five-setter against Kei Nishikori to win the tie. Dimitrov never seemed to mentally recover from a simple overhead smash that he missed while defending break point at 2-1 down in the first set. He's playing really well.

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Epic: Baldwin's late TD lifts Seahawks over Dolphins 12-10

Seattle Seahawks players and coaches, including head coach Pete Carroll, center left, stand and link arms during the singing of the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Miami Dolphins Sunday in Seattle . "I don't think it was any lack of respect", Ross said. "I was just irritated that, on the other side of the ball, we couldn't get anything going until late in the game".

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US Open: Pouille upsets Nadal

Top seed Novak Djokovic, starved for competitive action, feasted against unseeded Briton Kyle Edmund, gobbling up a large serving of points in a 6-2 6-1 6-4 romp on Sunday that put him into the U.S. Then he smacked a forehand into the net to give Pouille one more chance and the French player pounced on it with a blazing forehand that kissed the sideline.

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NFL Sunday Opens to a Full Slate of Protests

We recognize and respect Kap's decision and his constitutional rights to do what he's doing and it sounds like it's been a positive change. "I've seen Kaepernick called the N-word", Jones said, "just because he's being sensitive to what has happened to African-Americans in this country".

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Fmr. Gopher Hageman facing domestic violence charges

According to D. Orlando Ledbetter of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the young defensive lineman was charged with three misdemeanors in relation to a domestic violence situation from back in March. The report alleges the Hageman began screaming expletives at the victim, throwing drinks against the wall and dragging her across the room by her hair.

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When is the NASCAR Darlington Race? What TV Channel is it on?

This is a race I always wanted to win. "It was frustrating to lead laps here and let a few slip away". Just couldn't be more excited to win at Darlington . "Dale senior use to beat his doors in coming around that corner on turn four, you get more aerodynamics on his auto to be able to win the races". His other win? The Coca-Cola 600 , where he led more miles than any other driver in any one single race in NASCAR history.

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Lukaku: I must be a serial killer in attack

Well hello there! It's been a while, but Everton are finally back to playing games in the Premier League after an early global break that felt like a cold shower to dampen our excitement over the Toffees. Martinez's predecessor made just one change to the side that beat Stoke City before the worldwide break, with fit-again Seamus Coleman replacing Mason Holgate at right-back.

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D'Qwell Jackson: Colts D 'played like (expletive)' in loss

The Lions started their final possession at the 25-yard line with 36 seconds on the clock and all three of their time-outs in their pocket. Not only did Stafford pick apart Indianapolis' injury-marred secondary for his highest yardage total since Week 6 of 2015, along the way he passed both Peyton Manning and Kurt Warner to reach second in National Football League history for most passing yards by a quarterback in his first 100 games played.

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Dalton gets up, rallies Bengals with quality performance

Credit the Bengals. Theyve got a good red-zone defense.”. Now the Jets are set to face a team they haven't beaten since September 22, 2013. The Jets ran 66 offensive plays for 340 yards. It's the fourth time they've started with two games on the road. It's always hard to gauge how good your team is after one game because maybe the team you just beat is weaker than anticipated and that won't become apparent for a few more weeks.

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Saints' Breaux to miss six weeks with broken fibula

Williams and undrafted rookies De'Vante Harris and Ken Crawley. So when Derek Carr hit Seth Roberts for a 10-yard touchdown to cut New Orleans lead to a single point with 47 seconds left, kicker Sebastian Janikowski stood far from the action, helmet at his side, watching as Carr delivered a decisive timing pass to Michael Crabtree for a 35-34, season opening victory Sunday.

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Gael Monfils couldn't steal show from stellar Novak Djokovic

After taking the first two sets 6-3, 6-2, Djokovic looked in cruise mode, and while he dropped the third 3-6 on one of the hottest days at the US Open , the result was never really in doubt, with the defending champion winning the fourth 6-2 to move into the final.

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CM Punk refuses to shake Micky Gall's hand at UFC 203 weigh-ins

This is a hell of a mountain to try to climb, and I didn't get to the summit today, but it doesn't mean I'm gonna give up. Punk also discussed strategy, saying "I think I was a late throwing the (right hand) and then I got taken down", while discussing his gameplan to pressure Gall and "come back with my shield or on it".

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Tanaka pitches hot Yankees to win over Rays

We watched Derek Jeter pull his hands in and inside-out singles to right field for two decades. In an unfamiliar role of chaser after a 9-17 start, NY has moved a season-high 10 games over.500 with an unexpected spurt that followed the release of Alex Rodriguez and the trades of Carlos Beltran, Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller and Ivan Nova.


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