Was Elliott , the son of a former champion and the future of Hendrick Motorsports thinking about victory? Looking to avenge his disastrous 2015 showing in Chicagoland, Harvick had risen into seventh when his team brought him to pit road just behind Jimmie Johnson on Lap 49.
Bronze was taken by javelin thrower Alexander Triputs. Just 19 days before Games began, the whole event was thrown into doubt when the IPC said Rio's organising committee had not raised enough money to fund the Paralympics , with budget cuts affecting venues , the workforce and transport.
Simon Pagenaud , of France, kisses the Astor Cup after winning the IndyCar auto race and IndyCar championship Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, in Sonoma, Calif . Montoya finished third at Sonoma to bookend the year with podium finishes. Pagenaud has won four times on road/street courses in 2016, and Power has three victories on such tracks .
A woman called Ashland, Ohio police early Tuesday, reporting she was being held inside a home against her will, reports WEWS, a local ABC affiliate. Record show Grate, who is homeless, has a long criminal record and served time in prison on a burglary charge beginning in 1997. Investigators discovered two bodies in the abandoned home .
Liverpool return to action after the global break with Klopp believing his players are ready to kick on after a mixed start to the campaign. Karius, signed from Bundesliga outfit Mainz for £4.7m, is expected to compete with Mignolet no.1 shirt this season but it is understood Klopp is opting to retain the Belgium worldwide in his side to face the Foxes.
People who quit can't overcome the burdens. I said if you guys really love each other, you'll be able to overcome whatever you have to. An NCAA rule allows for games to be shortened by time if the coaches agree.No 9 Wisconsin 23, Georgia State 17: Backup quarterback Alex Hornibrook led Wisconsin on three scoring drives in the second half, helping the sluggish Badgers beat Georgia State.
Fournette ran 11 yards for the first down on the play. Etling's best throw of the game had come a few plays earlier when he stood tall in the face of a blitz and threw a 15-yard out pattern to Malachi Dupre to pick up a third-and-9. "But when we needed to, we stiffened and made the play". Etling, a transfer from Purdue, went 6-of-14 for 100 yards, a touchdown and an interception in relief for Harris.
A shortlist of 30 players will be announced, but this will not be culled into a top 3 like in recent years, instead the overall victor will be announced before the close of the calendar year, reverting back to annual award rather than a season award.
We'll never know, but the fight certainly adds yet another interesting dimension to this one. The 36-year-old has gone 3-1 while striking out 28 against three walks in 24 1/3 innings since begin acquired by the Dodgers from Oakland on August 1.
Tommy Joseph , who hit his 20th home run of the season the previous night, added a pair of hits, including an RBI single in the first. Odubel Herrera continued his hot hitting of late, with 2 more hits, along with 2 runs and an RBI. Cashner was dominant allowing four hits and no runs in 5.1 innings. Likely playing in his final few games with the Phillies in front of the home crowd, Howard connected leading off the sixth.
Come out chucking it around early, turn the ball over once or twice and you're down double digits before you know it. "If we can win a football game and I don't have to be in that spot, then I would take the win". "I heard we had problems past year". Things were what they were on special teams. I think it was Deangelo Hall who said the Steelers had them off balance defensively.
Albion are winless in six at the Hawthorns and the Irons have lost their last three away from home so both will be desperate for a victory to silence their critics. But The Sun has begun to speculate over Bilic's future by reporting that talks about a new deal have been scrapped. "It's no good being in this job if you can't take criticism".
Silva pulled out of the Champions League victory over Borussia with a minor injury but, while Gundogan impressed on debut as his replacement, the German is easing back into action after a five-month lay-off. The Argentina worldwide is compiling some impressive numbers under new coach Pep Guardiola this season: Nine goals in five games; two hat tricks so far in the Champions League, with the other coming in the playoff round against Steaua Bucharest.
The HBO pay-per-view main event on Mexican Independence Day weekend was Alvarez's first fight at junior middleweight since he was outclassed by Floyd Mayweather in 2013 at a 152-pound catch-weight. I think maybe if I waited a little longer and gotten more experience I would have been able to fight a guy like that better. I thought he was very strong at the beginning and felt I had to put the body work in.
Louisville coach Bobby Petrino, after his team's 63-20 dismantling of Florida State on Saturday, didn't have many thoughts on the kind of "statement" his team might've sent. The Ducks went for 2 five times, and were successful only once, in Saturday's 35-32 loss at Nebraska. Utah Utes, 3-0: Another newcomer to the polls, heading in after winning 34-17 against San Jose State on the road.
The actress then concluded with a touching dedication to her father William who died on Friday, aged 84. The " Veep " star, who picked up the statuette for her role as Selina Meyer on the HBO comedy, is now the record holder for most consecutive Emmy wins and most wins in the Best Comedy actress category.
First match at home (for Liverpool), new stand and I think we started well but after the first goal we lost our counter and they played so well. Ranieri will be hoping for a morale-boosting victory against Jurgen Klopp's Reds before the Foxes make their Champions League bow against at Club Brugge on Wednesday evening.
Mariota threw it right up the middle toward Andre Johnson . "I've never seen anything like that", Detroit cornerback Darius Slay said. "He made a great play". The Titans got tight end Delanie Walker involved as planned, and as Detroit feared it would after letting Indianapolis Colts tight ends Dwayne Allen and Jack Doyle combine for seven receptions, 88 yards and three TDs last week.
ET, MASN (Washington), FSN South ( Atlanta ) PITCHING MATCHUP: Nationals RH Joe Ross (7-4, 3.49 ERA) vs. Braves RH Matt Wisler (6-12, 5.00) Ross has not pitched in the majors since July 2 due to shoulder inflammation, and a return to health could make him a valuable option for the Nationals in the postseason.
I had a great start and a great auto. Rosberg said: "After the (last) pit stop the team said that he would be with me at the end of the race, which was the case, so for sure I had to be on it, get everything right, nail all those laps". Asked whether Ricciardo and Red Bull could have done any more, Horner said: "I don't think so". It proved a tense finish as traffic prevented Rosberg pitting for new tyres near the end and Ricciardo, after his stop, closed the gap from more than 20 seconds ...
But what made it sweeter was Kerber became the first German to become world No. 1 since Steffi Graf in 1997. Never a Grand Slam finalist before 2016, the German beat Williams for the Australian Open title in January, then lost to her in the Wimbledon final in July.
In a surprising move, the Argentines played del Potro who had just beaten Andy Murray in over five hours on Friday. Murray goes into the tie having suffered the disappointment of being knocked out in the quarter-finals of the US Open by Kei Nishikori in NY last week, but the world number two says he will dig deep for "one more big push" to help his side as they bid to successfully defend their title.
The running back went down with a horrendous looking knee injury during the Vikings 17-14 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night. Peterson tore the meniscus in his right knee against the Packers Sunday, but coach Mike ZImmer is not ruling him out for this week.
Sunday on ABC (Ch. 27.) If you want a preview of the glamour, tune in at 6 p.m. for "Countdown to the Emmy Awards: Red Carpet Live". She also said FX's acclaimed spy drama " The Americans " could pull some surprises at Sunday's ceremony, hosted by funnyman Jimmy Kimmel .
The manager, Jose Mourinho must get rid of some of his big name players and he must also change his tactics. He added: "We will go game after game and try to give the best we have". Zuniga, who kept his match shirt as a memento of the "best goal of his career", insisted no one at the club was getting carried away. He converted the match-winning penalty at West Brom's expense and said afterwards: "When it left my boot I knew it was in and I started running before it hit the net - it was ...
On Monday, hours before arriving in Laos, Duterte told Philippine reporters he wouldn't accept questions from Obama about extrajudicial killings that have occurred during his crackdown on suspected drug dealers and users. After warnings from Duterte that he would not be lectured about his crime war - which is seeing police and shadowy assassins kill an average of 44 people a day - Obama urged the Philippine leader to respect the rule of law.
Apple initially quoted shipping dates of two to three weeks after September 16, but the company quickly pushed ship dates back to four to six weeks for some versions of the black iPhone 7s. First of all, you have to have been enrolled in the program at least six months and have made the equivalent of 12 payments (so if you haven't made 12 yet, you'll have to pay the difference to upgrade your phone).
We are playing with a different system this year, another way of playing. "Our fans, they have to know that we need them in the Champions League". With City apparently destined for lengthy cup runs, in addition to their bid for league honours, Gundogan is ready to play a key role.
A Bumgarner throw to first to get Puig out on a close play preceded the altercation, which seemed to escalate when Bumgarner could be seen saying "Don't look at me". The three-time NL Cy Young Award victor retired seven in a row before leaving. Nunez stole second and was safe at third on another headfirst slide after catcher Yasmani Grandal's throw sailed to the right of second.
The Bulldogs only managed 270 total yards, and 56 on the ground. These two high profile SEC conference teams are each coming off their first victories of the season after having both lost tough opening games which set them off on the wrong foot.
On the grass courts of Wimbledon, Angelique Kerber bounced back to reach her second Grand Slam final of the year. "But it happens. It was just very uncharacteristic, or unusual, basically at the beginning of the first set to move around like that, and play like that".
Via Jeff Dickerson of ESPN.com, Cutler said he was having more tests done today to determine the severity of the injury. Since 2012, each rookie quarterback who started an National Football League game in Week 1 regressed at least somewhat in their Week 2 performance.
Miss Tennessee, Grace Burgess , left, and Miss District of Columbia, Cierra Jackson , right, won the Talent and Style & Fitness portions of the first night of Miss America Preliminaries, Tuesday, Se. "From the state that gave you four USA presidents, from Lincoln to Obama, I'm running to be your first lady", said Miss Illinois Jaryn Franklin. Miss Rhode Island stood out with a Bollywood-inspired dance, where she wore a face mask.
No one has been charged with any crime, and the investigation is continuing, Langmesser said . ( CNN ) - When New York's mayor steered clear of calling a bombing in his city a terror attack, it wasn't long before critics slammed him with a common refrain.
And it's Titans cornerback Perrish Cox , his nightmarish first-half stretch behind him, sealing the deal by picking off Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford with 22 seconds left. "I've never seen anything like that", he said. "The refs made the call that they believed what it was, and we have to live with it, deal with it". The Lions lost Ziggy Ansah , Kyle Van Noy , Antwoine Williams , and Ameer Abdullah during the game for the entirety, while Stafford, Ebron, Riley Reiff and ...