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Chase standings take another major turn after Watkins Glen

Joey Logano finished second and Brad Keselowski was third. Eight drivers led laps during the 90-lap contest, and seven of them could legitimately say they had a shot at the win. The contact came in the closing mile of the road-course race. There was plenty of side-by-side action and a handful of accidents that were triggered by that tight competition and incidental contact.

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Manchester moves to ballad of Pep and Jose

Turkish giants Fenerbahce are considering a swoop for Manchester United's Juan Mata , according to reports from Milliyet. The Italy worldwide had a sensational season at Juventus and has also impressed at the Euro 2016 this year. For the moment, there's a truce - at his official presentation at City, Guardiola said Mourinho had helped him "reach another level" as a coach - but there will be as much focus on the dugouts and technical area as on the field during the first Manchester derby ...

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England unchanged for fourth Test

However, that delivery - when James Anderson had Azhar Ali caught behind for 139 - sparked a superb comeback as England dominated from there on. " Pakistan looked vulnerable. But Cook said: "If we do become No 1 after The Oval that is fantastic but I wouldn't say we're anywhere near our potential". What pleased Cook most, however, was seeing his side win from an unpromising position.

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Simone Biles Isn't The Next Anyone, She's 'The First Simone Biles'

An athlete who had been labelled the greatest ever female gymnast, even before she made her Olympic debut, proved that all the hype had not been misplaced as she mopped up the title by a margin of 2.100 points. 11, 2016. By age 16 she was world champ, so good that she developed a Serena Williams-like psychological advantage over opponents (Williams was at the arena watching Thursday).

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England's Jimmy Anderson apologises for 'out of order' behaviour in third Test

But the superb form of fellow pace bowling all-rounder Chris Woakes has helped England cope with Stokes's repeated absences this season. In 30 first-class matches he has scored more hundreds (six) than he has half-centuries (four) which suggests he has the hunger to convert into big scores (three of his centuries are over 150) although his first-class average is a modest 35.47 at the moment.

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England struggles at 92-4 vs Pakistan at lunch in 4th test

Moeen ensured England had plenty to smile about by stumps in any case, sharing a crucial stand of 93 with Jonny Bairstow (55) and then completing his century with a six off Yasir just over the head of deep midwicket. Cook made a decision to bat first despite overcast conditions and a green-tinged pitch offering the promise of assistance for Pakistan's seamers.

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NBC sports chief says Rio Games are a 'huge hit'

NBC has been scoring weak ratings ever since the opening ceremony last Friday. The totals are nearly 10 percent lower than the Beijing games in 2008. "While broadcast is down, cable and streaming are up". Through Tuesday prime time, NBC-only coverage was averaging 15.6 percent of homes and 28.6 million viewers - spectacular, NFL-caliber numbers compared to most sports events but down from 2012 in London.

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OGC Nice pay tribute to 85 victims with commemorative shirt

The Nice v Rennes game will take place at Stade Allianz Riviera - where England lost to Iceland at Euro 2016 - on Sunday afternoon. The names are printed in black against the white shirt, and coiled around in the shape of a heart. "Remember, these unique jerseys will soon be auctioned and the money raised will be donated to victims' associations". "An individual tribute will be paid to each of the 85 victims", Nice said in a statement on Tuesday .

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OLYMPICS - USA beat pesky Aussies

Anthony scored 31 points - and the Americans needed every one of them - as the overwhelming gold-medal favorites in the Rio Games outlasted Australia 98-88 on Wednesday night. The U.S. could never relax until scoring the final five points in the last 27 seconds on free throws. "I would say if Carmelo played on any team long enough he would be the leading scorer, that's the kind of scorer that he is".

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Michael Phelps vs Ryan Lochte 200-meter IM, Finals of women's 200M

Murphy became the third American man in the last five Olympics to take both races. On Tuesday night, when Michael Phelps won the 200 meter butterfly ( watch video here ) and his 12th individual Olympic title, he tied Leonidas' record, according to SB Nation .

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International Olympic Committee probes Kenya suspected doping-test sample manipulation attempt

Rotich has denied the allegations. Kenyan police arrested the country's Olympics team manager Rotich, on his arrival at Nairobi airport from Brazil on Tuesday over alleged crimes linked to possible doping and are seeking a court order to hold him in custody while completing their investigations.

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Paul Pogba: Jose Mourinho hints at pairing Frenchman with Michael Carrick

Pogba arrived at Manchester United's training ground on Monday to have his medical exam, before the team confirmed the deal just after midnight on Tuesday. "First of all (we must) win the league for the first time with United because I hadn't won the league when I left", he said . "For myself as well it's a big challenge too, just to come back to where I came from, where I grew up, where I started".

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Aly Raisman wins silver medal in Olympic gymnastics all

At one point Boorman pulled Biles aside and gave her a choice. The gold medal was hers at that point, as if there was any doubt. American swimmer Missy Franklin gets ready for her semifinal heat in the 200-meter backstroke on Thursday. "I'm more happy for her than I am myself". "Well, obviously, yes!" she said with emphasis, as if to say, "Duh!" On the second flip she does a half turn and lands forward.

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Rookie WR Coleman to miss Browns' first exhibition game

Jackson said McCown has helped Griffin acclimate to his new surroundings since the former first-round pick signed a two-year deal in March. "Some of the balls that he threw today, the location that he put them at, it was wonderful", Williams said Friday.

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Packer Fans Welcome Favre to the Hall of Fame

It was not growing up when he pretended to be Roger Staubach or Archie Manning, or when he saw fellow inductee Kenny Stabler run out the Superdome tunnel in 1983. Perhaps no player in National Football League history has done more to change the outcome of the spread at an online casino like Betfair than Brett Favre.

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Blue Jays-Orioles takeaways: Happ caps off spectacular month in style

Blue Jays manager John Gibbons called Happ's performance "dominant". On another note, Brian Matusz started a game yesterday for the Cubs and gave up a two-run homer in each of the first three innings, including Nelson Cruz (#26) and Cano.

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Ranieri says more chance of ET landing than Leicester retaining title

But Mahrez, last season's PFA Player of the Year, had expressed his desire to leave last month after turning down a new contract worth around £80,000 (S$139,300) a week. "Of course the big teams are ready to fight for the title ". Amartey who joined the Foxes during the January transfer window last season says they are ready to defend the title.

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Nationals' Scherzer Has No-hitter Through 6 Against Indians

He continued discussing the matters of the day while joking about his pain. "I'm an on-base guy that can drive in runs", said Werth, who was 2-for-3 with a walk. Fans gave him a standing ovation, giving backup catcher Pedro Severino a good laugh from the rail of the home dugout. Kris Bryant hit his 28th homer of the season for the Cubs, who noted their 70th win and are a season-best 29 games above a.500 winning percentage.

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Marcus Fraser leads a day of firsts for Olympic golf

Golf has plenty of global exposure with the Ryder Cup, the President's Cup, four majors, four World Championships, The Players Championship, and the Solheim Cup. After his first round of eight-under-par 63 at the purpose-built Marapendi course on Thursday, he was clubhouse leader and Olympic record holder. His goal is to "make them jealous" and he may be succeeding thanks to the numerous photos he's posted on his Twitter account.

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Rangers' Prince Fielder to retire

Let's step into the wayback machine, if you will, and remember the rejoining from Tigers fans on January 24, 2012, when first baseman Prince Fielder signed a 9-year $214 million deal. Twice in the past three seasons, Texas Rangers first baseman and designated hitter Prince Fielder has had his season shortened by a major neck injury and subsequent surgery.

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Leicester win again? ET will land first!

The versatile player made 24 league appearances for Leicester last season as they won the title, but Ranieri has been unable to guarantee him that he will be playing regular first-team football this season. Ranieri asked in response: "Could I know who is interested in Riyad Mahrez? But now the big teams will come back, I am sure". Riyad will stay with us.

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Manuel first black woman to win swim gold

Thursday's result was only the third dead heat in an Olympic swimming final. She waded over to her fellow gold medal victor Oleksiak and tearfully embraced her. He is on the team again in Rio. Simone Manuel , 20, is from Sugar Land, Texas while Simone Biles is from Spring, both suburbs of Houston. An emotional Manuel spoke about her feat moments after exiting the pool, saying the gold medal was "for all the people after me.

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Everton braced for fresh Stones approach

The 31-year-old is into the final year of his contract at the Etihad Stadium and faces a battle to nail down a starting spot under new boss Pep Guardiola. Stones' name appeared in City's Champions League squad which was published on the UEFA website hours before the transfer was confirmed. He becomes City's eighth singing of the off-season, following on from Ilkay Gundogan, Nolito, Aleksandar Zinchenko, Aaron Mooy, Leroy Sane, Gabriel Jesus and Marlos Moreno.

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Phelps beats Ryan Lochte to win 22nd gold

Lochte, 32, was gracious as always but not his usual sunny self as he exited the pool deck at his fourth and perhaps final Olympics. When Phelps was shown as the victor, Friedman apologized on air, saying, "I apologize". Phelps writes new page with four wins in same event was posted in Sports of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on August 12, 2016 and was last updated on August 12, 2016.

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Canadian commentator mixes up lanes, declares Lochte victor over Phelps

If Phelps is able to pull off the feat of winning the gold medal in the event he is so good at, he will be adding a 22nd gold medal overall to his total. did it in the 50 free in Sydney in 2000. Instead, it was Manuel - her fingernails painted red, white and blue - who touched at the same time as Oleksiak, the youngest swimmer in the field.

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Modi appeals for peace in Kashmir

The Home Minister further said the unrest in Kashmir is Pakistan sponsored. "He did not come to this House", he said. On an emergency visit to Delhi yesterday which included sessions with Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti urged the centre to remember the Vajpayee offer.

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Men's 50 free, women's 200 back among Thursday's qualifying heats

Oleksiak shaved over half a second off her own world junior record to drop it to 52.72. And it was the eighth-fastest women's 100-free time ever. Trying her best to sum up the emergence of Canadian star swimmer Penny Oleksiak at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, teammate Chantal Van Landeghem attempted to put it this way: "For a 16-year-old ..." Manuel and Oleksiak shared the top spot on the medal podium, with the USA anthem played first followed by the Canadian anthem.

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The Olympics has never seen anyone like Michael Phelps

I can't say this is my last time swimming. The 30-year-old won gold in 2015 at the World Championships in Beijing, just over a year after giving birth to her first child. The US were the defending champions but only veteran Schmitt, who swam the lead-off leg in Rio, was in the race line-up from that London 2012 golden quartet that also beat Australia into second place.

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Azhar 139 puts Pakistan in control

England's all-time leading wicket-taker kept his discipline with the ball and runs did not come easily, only 23, in fact, from 13 overs in the first hour of the afternoon. Azhar punished England for dropping him twice with his 10th century in 48 Tests. Azhar Ali and Sami Aslam continued to frustrate the English bowling attack in the third Test at Edgbaston on Friday (August 4) in the post-lunch session as they put on an unbeaten 154-run stand, leaving the hosts ruing their missed ...

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Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte advance to 200 IM final at Rio Olympics

The first riders are off in the women's and men's Olympic time trials, greeted at the Pontal area of Rio de Janeiro by hard rain and cold winds buffeting off the coast. When he checked his rear view mirror, he found the journalists were lying on the ground. "He continued to drive for a few meters until he saw a police vehicle and stopped".

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Gymnastics - Diminutive Biles stands tall among greats

Gymnastics chose me. I've loved it every since. "I feel like I did my best and that's all you can do". "Her leaps are usually better in her practice routines than in competition". Simone Manuel became the first African-American woman to win an individual gold when she tied Canada's Penny Oleksiak for first in the 100-meter freestyle.

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Hookup Games? Tinder use skyrockets in Rio

Tinder spokeswoman Rosette Pambakian told The Associated Press on Wednesday that usage in Rio has skyrocketed since the Olympics began, especially in the Olympic Village. A study published in the Frontiers of Physiology found that sexual activity had no effect on muscle strength or mental focus of athletes it said, "The impact of sexual activity before a sport competition is still unclear, but most studies generally seem to exclude a direct impact of sexual activity on athletic aerobic and ...

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Another Kenyan coach banished from Games

The 33-year-old, who was due to compete in the women's 3000m steeplechase, tested positive in a doping control conducted in Rio a few days after her arrival in Brazil on 26 July, the sources said a day before the athletics programme begins.

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Del Potro stuns Djokovic in Olympics first round

The 2009 US Open victor Del Potro has dropped to 145th in the rankings after several wrist operations but was considered the most unsafe floater in the field and the toughest draw Djokovic could have had. "I mean, no doubt, it's one of the toughest losses in my life, in my career", Djokovic said later, shaking his head and speaking in subdued tones.

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Russia: Thomas Bach says more athlete will be allowed to compete

The IOC allowed most of the team to compete despite a recommendation of a total ban by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), after its investigators found evidence of widespread state-sponsored doping at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi. A very simple thing that I asked team leaders and asked athletes to do is just, every time you pass someone in one of these uniforms - especially a proper jacket - in the village, to look up and say g'day.* And that's happening between sports, between ...


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