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The plan is to have Darvish back for a start August 27 against the Brewers. Left-hander Edward Paredes has joined the team to fill the roster spot. Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said the right-hander is likely to skip a rotation and possibly start on August 27.
  • The argument begins for Terence Crawford

    The argument begins for Terence Crawford

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    Terence Crawford is the undisputed king of the super welterweight division. Gvozdyk, world rated No. 2 by the WBC, No. 3 by the WBA and WBO, and No. Before falling to Crawford near his hometown, Indongo burst upon the global boxing scene by beating two world champions on their home turf in back-to-back bouts.
  • EPL: Manchester United can't get carried away, says Anthony Martial

    EPL: Manchester United can't get carried away, says Anthony Martial

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    United finished outside the top four in Mourinho's first season in charge. It is the first time in 110 years that United has scored at least four goals in each of its opening two games of a season. "I feel very happy with the difficulty of the match and the way we explored their fragile moments at the end of the game". "Of course you are going to miss a player who scored nine goals and had 13 assists last season because they are high numbers".
  • Swansea City 0 - 4 Manchester United: 5 things we learned

    Swansea City 0 - 4 Manchester United: 5 things we learned

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    Manchester United have continued their great start to the new Premier League season, by claiming their second consecutive victory, after thrashing Swansea City 4-0 at the Liberty Stadium. The reality of the game was 75 minutes 1-0. " We are more confident we know each other more it's the second year, you have to change the team when it's the manager's first year".
  • WSLS 10 to air Redskins preseason game Saturday night

    WSLS 10 to air Redskins preseason game Saturday night

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    After Rodgers led an impressive 15-play, 75-yard touchdown drive that he capped with a 3-yard touchdown toss to new tight end Martellus Bennett , Hundley played the rest of the first half and the opening series of the third quarter. His best was a beauty of a deep ball that found Thompson in stride for a 29-yard gain. Mainstays Will Compton and Mason Foster combined to miss just one game last season as Compton was injured for a Week 14 matchup against Carolina.
  • Sam Kerr scores 4 goals in NSWL soccer win

    Sam Kerr scores 4 goals in NSWL soccer win

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    She's started all 16 of the Sky Blue's other matches and has played a total of 1,440 minutes. Kerr's week, let alone year, has been impressive. Her hat-trick levelled the scores at 3-3 before Sky Blue went on to win 5-4 in a thriller. In the 71 minute, the Australian global took a pass from Skroski and took on three defenders and lofted a high bending shot toward the right post. In the 18th minute, midfielder Jess Fishlock doubled the lead for Seattle.
  • Savage solidifies starting role leading Texans over Patriots

    Savage solidifies starting role leading Texans over Patriots

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    Savage completed 8 of 9 passes for 98 yards, one score and no interceptions for a pristine 149.1 passer rating in almost one quarter of action before being replaced by Watson. Savage completed eight of nine passes for 98 yards with a touchdown and no interceptions in Saturday's 27-23 preseason win over the Patriots . "We have a lot of talent out there and a lot of the guys are making some big plays for me and it's been awesome".
  • Woeful Windies routed at Edgbaston

    Woeful Windies routed at Edgbaston

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    Resuming the day on 348 for three in their first innings, England flourished as Cook and Malan extended their fourth- wicket stand to 162 before being separated. "[But] we've got to just believe, we have got a few days off now, it's ideal that we use them wisely, sit and talk and formulate plans to counteract England ".
  • Barca close to signing Coutinho and Dembele - Segura

    Barca close to signing Coutinho and Dembele - Segura

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    Barcelona are close to agreeing deals for both Philippe Coutinho and Ousmane Dembele, according to the Catalan club's general manager, Josep Segura. The player submitted a transfer request last week, after Liverpool rejected two bids from the Spanish club.
  • Barcelona close to deals for Coutinho and Dembele

    Barcelona close to deals for Coutinho and Dembele

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    We spoke to PaddyPower about the chances of the pair moving to Barcelona and they ads odds on, with Dembele at 1/9 and Coutinho 4/9 - with the double being 8/5. Liverpool's Coutinho and Borussia Dortmund's Dembele have both asked their clubs for moves - but thus far Barca have not been able to agree terms with the clubs.
  • New York Jets preseason Week 2

    New York Jets preseason Week 2

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    Detroit went 78 yards on 11 plays, capped by a attractive 5-yard touchdown pass by Stafford to wide receiver Marvin Jones over Jets cornerback Morris Claiborne that gave the Lions a 10-0 lead. On the next Lions drive, Stafford came out throwing. Ross Martin's 31-yard field goal early in the fourth ended the Jets' scoring drought. Veteran Josh McCown , the projected Week 1 starter, did not play.
  • Colin Meads, New Zealand rugby union legend, dies aged 81

    Colin Meads, New Zealand rugby union legend, dies aged 81

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    The increase in the number of tests played in the modern era might account for that disparity but changing times have done nothing to diminish Meads's place in New Zealand sporting lore. Meads captained the All Blacks in 11 tests and formed a formidable locking parternship with his brother Stan, who played 15 tests at his side. He also became only the second All Black in history to be sent off when Irish referee Kevin Kelleher dismissed him for unsafe play during a 1967 win against Scotland.
  • Manchester United among clubs looking to oppose transfer window closing earlier

    Manchester United among clubs looking to oppose transfer window closing earlier

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    Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City and N'Golo Kante of Chelsea compete for the ball during the Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at Etihad Stadium on December 3, 2016 in Manchester, England. The reaction from the managers appears to support that notion. "Otherwise there is no point", he said. It's a great idea, first one I'm definitely like "yes".
  • Agent fears Premier League clubs at risk over transfer deadline change

    Agent fears Premier League clubs at risk over transfer deadline change

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    Leicester 2 Brighton 0: After a hectic start to the season for Leicester that ended in disappointment, they looked solid from the get go in a comfortable home win over a lackluster Brighton team, still without a goal this season. Swansea manager Paul Clement was quizzed about the proposed change, to which he replied: "Our club would support that decision. Otherwise there is no point", he said.
  • Major league umpires wear wristbands to protest 'escalating verbal attacks' from players

    Major league umpires wear wristbands to protest 'escalating verbal attacks' from players

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    Some umpires across the league wore white arm bands on Saturday to indicate they were not happy Kinsler was not suspended for his harsh criticism of Hernandez earlier this week. The player denigrated Hernandez publicly said he thought he would be suspended. " ... The Office of the Commissioner has failed to address this and other escalating attacks on umpires ..." He needs to re-evaluate his career choic.
  • Tottenham duo Dele Alli and Harry Winks target revenge over Chelsea

    Tottenham duo Dele Alli and Harry Winks target revenge over Chelsea

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    Can Chelsea bounce back away to Spurs? Despite this, last season we won. " Wembley is not a problem", he said . "We've got some history with Chelsea over the last couple of years and we're going out there looking to win the game". As if an AWOL striker and brewing trouble between the manager and the board was not enough, they started their title defense with a shocking defeat against Burnley at home.
  • Pochettino: 'We must make Wembley our home'

    Pochettino: 'We must make Wembley our home'

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    Pochettino tends to bring his injured players back gradually, and he must have been encouraged by the performance of Kyle Walker-Peters against Newcastle last weekend. Graeme Le Saux was speaking on behalf of TAG Heuer to promote the TAG Heuer Premier League Pressure Test. TAG Heuer is the Official Timekeeping Partner of the Premier League .
  • Real Madrid beat 2-0 Barcelona to lift Spanish Super Cup

    Real Madrid beat 2-0 Barcelona to lift Spanish Super Cup

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    They have signed Swiss center back Fabian Schar from Hoffenheim for 2 million while bringing Guilherme from Udinese for 4.5 million Euros. The club have done one promising piece of business, however, following the acquisition of centre-back Fabian Schar from Hoffenheim.
  • Ronaldo-less Real Madrid complete Super Cup rout of Barcelona

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    The big story before the game was Ronaldo claiming he was persecuted after being banned for five games - for pushing the referee - after being sent off in the first leg. After seeing his team be soundly beaten on its home pitch in his debut with the team on Sunday, Barcelona's new coach Ernesto Valverde made a decision to revamp both his starting 11 and its formation.
  • Mourinho let his Man Utd 'horses run freely' in Swansea win

    Mourinho let his Man Utd 'horses run freely' in Swansea win

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    Speaking to Sky Sports after the match, he added: "It was a tough game, especially in the first half". "When they change to four in the back I had Martial fresh to come to the game and explore the space". "I didn't feel the risk was big". Substitute Anthony Martial then finished the job, cutting inside Mawson to slot home United's fourth. We won't be able to properly judge this United team for a few weeks, and really until they've faced stronger opposition, but their status among the ...
  • Ex-USC linebacker Rey Mauluga signs 1-year deal with Dolphins

    Ex-USC linebacker Rey Mauluga signs 1-year deal with Dolphins

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    The move will count just $615,000 against the Dolphins salary cap due to them invoking the minimum salary benefit. While Maualuga has lost a step or two as he has gotten older, he will bring veteran presences to the Dolphins linebacker room, some that the team needs.