With a 7-6, 10-inning victory on Sunday night, the Blue Jays became the first team to punch their ticket to the next round, securing a spot in the ALCS against the victor of the Cleveland Indians/Boston Red Sox series. "I had no doubt that he was scoring", Saunders said. Carmel Fisher: We've never had it so good Barry Soper: New Zealand Rugby Union out of touch Cartoon: Should we give Boy George a visa? .
She came into the China Open 150 points higher than where she started the year - ranked 36th. On her main draw debut at this year's Australian Open, she became the first British woman to reach the last four of a Grand Slam in more than 30 years, but lost to eventual victor Angelique Kerber.
Djokovic , defending champion of the tournament , will now take on the victor of the match between the Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov and Canada's Vasek Pospisil . for now the plan is the rest of the season, what's left, indoor tournaments ", the Serb said. "It's obviously working out well for me just now". Spaniard Nicolas Almagro beat fellow veteran Mikhail Youzhny 3-6 6-2 6-2 and there were also first round wins for Viktor Troicki and Alexander Zverev .
India and Pakistan's relationship has been strained to say the least, but it hit rock bottom after the Uri attack in which 19 Indian soldiers were martyred on September 18 followed by surgical strikes conducted by Indian Army. Yasir's 5-wicket haul earned him the runners-up spot in the race for - fewest number of matches for 100 wickets - having completed the feat in 17 matches.
It was the beginning of a turnover epidemic in Death Valley. Gallman tried to get to his feet, fighting the Tigers training staff, but his day was over. "There was a little bit of pressure on the kicker". They were prepared for it. "But I was proud of the way they went out and fought". "I was disappointed that a defensive back was able to bring me down".
At Suzuka yesterday, he worked his way steadily through the field and while he nearly went past Verstappen on the final lap, he never got close to Rosberg and now must wonder if he ever will for the remainder of this season. The Mercedes driver's charge was halted when he caught Max Verstappen for second in the closing stages. But Rosberg, who can equal Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel's record of 13 wins in a season if he triumphs at the remaining races, knows how quickly fortunes ...
Some of Trump's top supporters defend his interpretation of locker room talk . Kluwe stated that locker room talks cover a wide variety of topics such as family, travelling, money, taxes, jokes and women. 'This is my boardroom, it's not a locker room, ' Trump told professional wrestler Maria Kanellis-Bennett six years ago on the reality show just before he fired her for using the word 'crap'.
Rodgers and McCarthy said the Packers would figure out the problems after watching the film. Prescott struck again. On third-and-1, Dallas receiver Lucky Whitehead lined up as a wing, ran past Gunter and gained 35. The Dallas Cowboys are 5-1 after a big win on Sunday against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. Prescott shook off some mistakes as he threw his first interception and had two fumbles.
We still have to improve on many things, but we will continue to keep playing as we are playing. During a memorable rant in front of TV cameras during his post-match comments , the Portuguese manager said officials were "afraid to give decisions for Chelsea".
She had already beaten Sam Stosur and No4 seed Simona Halep, and was playing some of the best tennis of her career. On the men's side in Beijing, Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov upset second-seed Rafael Nadal with a routine 6-4, 6-2 victory to reach the semifinals.
The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series headed up north to DE for the final race in the first round of the Chase for the Sprint Cup . Kyle Busch is always the first name to consider in Xfinity Series races. On the pit stop, his team was penalized for having too many members over the wall. After the early problems to Larson and McMurray, he was essentially racing Dillon for the final spot.
The Penguins open the season Thursday night at home against Washington and during a pregame ceremony will raise the banner for the franchise's fourth Stanley Cup title. Crosby's presence Wednesday helped ease some of his teammates' fears. "(The trainers) felt it was best to keep me out and go through the protocol here", he said.
Wenger was in a relieved and happy mood after Arsenal's nervy win, a match that they should have really won by a big margin and gone into cruise mode in the second half. "If you look at the game the potential is very interesting but we have to be intelligent enough to improve". Barcelona's convincing win comes shortly before former Barcelona coach Guardiola comes home to Camp Nou at the helm of new club Manchester City for a highly anticipated European clash Wednesday.
Happ had a fitful five-inning outing, done in by a solo jack and a stolen base/wild pitch/single scoring sequence; and 3) reliever Andrew Miller , the real Cleveland pitching muscle, apparently has no intention of giving up a hit to anybody again.
But a year ago, he was unable to protect a one-run lead in the bottom of the ninth in Kansas City, when he allowed Alex Gordon to tie the game with a homer in a game the Royals went on to win in 14 innings. Last night's game, however, was a classic. In his last two Wildcard Games, he's pitched 18 innings, allowed zero runs and struck out 16. Perhaps more important for the future and ESPN's continued viability for those cutting off from cable and satellite providers, along with the ...
And now it's known that next opportunity comes Sunday, in the Cubs' own historic park, which rocked so hard in the eighth inning of Game 1 late Saturday night that the press box swayed and the billy-goat curse trembled. Tough as he was on Rizzo, the left-hander dominated Russell, who grounded out in his first at-bat then produced a pair of routine flyouts. Kershaw was pulled from the game after seven innings, but the Cubs' bats continued to remain dormant.
Siemian was throwing the ball well when he went down and will give the Broncos more offensive efficiency and ability to sustain drives. It worked well for Atlanta, not so well for Denver. "We need to ramp things up". "The way we play coverage on him, it was going to be hard for him to be successful", Ward noted. Quinn planned most of his offense away from the No Fly Zone, and it worked.
Speaking after, Noren admitted he was elated to be able to add the British Masters to his other two triumphs in the 2016 season which came at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open and the Omega European Masters. Obviously it's the first event I've played in a month, and I was definitely very rusty yesterday. "I should have played better than I did the last two days".
This season, the Steelers are 4-0 against teams with winning records last season (Washington, the Cincinnati Bengals, the Kansas City Chiefs and the New York Jets) and 0-2 against teams with losing records (the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dolphins).
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In his return to Gillette Stadium, Brady went 29 of 35 for 376 yards with three touchdown passes. Those 162 yards established a new career high for Gronkowski. Two of those catches were for touchdowns. "Brady! Brady!" throughout the day, had previously roared after Gronkowski's first touchdown catch of the season (a 4-yarder in the third quarter) that was followed by one of his trademark power spikes.
As well as receiving another fine of £20,560, Kyrgios will not return to tennis until next year unless he agrees to see a sports psychologist but if he agrees to do so, the ban will be reduced to three tournament weeks. "This was an important goal for me", he added. "Nick is a phenomenal talent and our hope is that he uses this time away from the tour constructively and, with some support, is able to return to competition with an improved mindset and stronger than ever before".
The New York Giants (2-3) are coming from a 23-16 loss to the Green Bay Packers in Week 5. Most of all, there was his 31st fourth-quarter comeback and 100th regular-season victory. Cornerback Tavon Young either slipped or was hurt covering him. Offensively, the Giants are averaging 17.8 points and 349.6 total yards (266.0 in passing and 83.6 in rushing) per game.
Lodha Committee's reforms would amount to government interference. The court observed on Monday that replacing the office bearers would be an "extreme measure". He explained his conversations with ICC President Shashank Manohar in the affidavit and denied trying to coerce him to state that the Lodha reforms would be seen as government interference.
Ortiz trotted to first base after an eighth-inning walk Monday night. Rookie Tyler Naquin hit a two-run single while Josh Tomlin pitched five strong innings for the Indians. Speaking 30 minutes before Dombrowski, Farrell said they hadn't yet discussed his future or his coaching staff. David , 40, is known as " Big Papi " in Boston and the baseball world, which isn't just a reference to his beastly playing abilities.
Ciganda started the day five shots behind Lee, but recorded birdies on six of her first ten holes. Ciganda won her first LPGA Tour title and became the third European victor this year, joining Sweden's Anna Nordqvist and Germany's Caroline Masson.
A former National Football League punter has written an open letter to Donald Trump, about the locker room talk that Trump claims regularly takes place around America. That, of course, has put all those who spend time in locker rooms - athletes and coaches - in the position of reacting to the generalization, something Dantonio doesn't appreciate.
Unsurprisingly, Ashwin was presented both the Man of the Match and Man of the Series awards. Wickets fell with alarming regularity and there was an air of inevitability about the outcome from the moment Tom Latham (6) was trapped lbw by Umesh Yadav (1-13) in the second over.
With Jurgen Klopp now over a year into his Liverpool job, the understanding is much clearer amongst the players and there seems to be a wonderful synergy in the team, particularly when they go forward. What else can I do? "I love to play against the big opponents and Liverpool is a big opponent". Henderson added that the strategy showed Mourinho's tactical acumen.
The games between the two most successful clubs in England are often grudge matches, enveloped in a deeply tribalistic fervour - many fans even consider Liverpool-United, separated by nearly 60 kilometres, a more important "derby" than the actual Merseyside derby with neighbouring Everton FC.
Same with the '03 ALDS against Oakland, and especially the '04 ALCS versus the Yankees ... and the common thread is that the Red Sox rallied to win all of those series. Cleveland's barrage off Porcello in the third was breathtaking. Chisenhall's start was somewhat of a surprise since he batted just.217 against lefties this season.
Speaking after, Noren admitted he was elated to be able to add the British Masters to his other two triumphs in the 2016 season which came at the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open and the Omega European Masters. Westwood was delighted to find his form again after missing the cut in his last two strokeplay tournaments and performing poorly when Europe were beaten 17-11 by the United States at the Ryder Cup in Minnesota earlier this month.
Under Di Matteo, Villa won just one match in the league, drawing seven and losing three, a record that sees them sitting in a lowly 19th. Socceroos captain Mile Jedinak admits everyone at Aston Villa needs to share the blame for the sacking of coach Roberto Di Matteo .
This week, there has been no mention of the word "distraction", as the Giants have finally realized that there is something behind the age-old saying , "United we stand; divided we fall". Beckham proceeded to retaliate against Ogletree. Bryant could miss two more games before returning, though the Cowboys list him as day-to-day. We will find out beginning Sunday night if Beckham can get back to making noise with his play, and not with his behavior.
Newton threw for 322 yards and accounted for three touchdowns, and his only interception wasn't his fault. The New Orleans Saints jumped on the Carolina Panthers early on Sunday, starting with a 21-0 lead. which worked out nicely". Lutz' 53 yard attempt was short and the Panthers' advantageous field position led to a field goal of their own and their first points of the night.