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For Arsenal though, shocking defensive play, questionable selection choices from manager Arsene Wenger and a general lack of dynamism, will raise fresh questions over the direction the club is heading in. The only thing we can do is come back and give them a better level of performance". It is a recurring story of failure against the big teams, though, and Arsenal showed nothing against Liverpool to suggest it will change anytime soon.
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    Hits 50th home run Sunday

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    Miami's Dan Straily allowed two runs in six innings but got a no-decision. ASTROS 7, ANGELS 5: Brian McCann tripled with the bases loaded in the eighth inning, pushing Houston to a win at Anaheim, California. It's now 4½ games back of the Colorado Rockies for the second NL Wild Card spot. It's been tough so far this season - he is 0-6 with an 11.81 ERA in seven day starts, but 9-4 with a 3.24 ERA in 17 games at night.
  • England all-rounder Stokes reprimanded by ICC

    England all-rounder Stokes reprimanded by ICC

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    Cook and Mark Stoneman had added 58 in reasonably comfortable fashion when Holder, who earlier made 43 in an eighth-wicket stand of 75 with Jermaine Blackwood , started to get the ball to shape away. Root got lucky once when Kyle Hope dropped the skipper for 10 at gully. But the captain was reprieved, Hawkeye showing the delivery missing leg stump.
  • Rookie Sung Hyun Park Wins the CP Women's Open

    Rookie Sung Hyun Park Wins the CP Women's Open

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    Park shot a 7-under 64 to finish at 13-under par to win the CP Women's Open on Sunday, five weeks after winning the U.S. Women's Open. The U.S. Women's Open victor closed with a birdie on the 18th hole to cap a seven-under-par 64 that left her with a two-stroke victory over South Korean compatriot Lee Mi-rim.
  • Vontaze Burfict faces 5-game suspension for illegal hit, sources told ESPN

    Vontaze Burfict faces 5-game suspension for illegal hit, sources told ESPN

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    If the decision is upheld, Burfict will return in week seven as the Bengals have their first matchup with the division rival Pittsburgh Steelers . It also cost Burfict a three-game suspension. While it may not look especially dirty, the National Football League is implementing a new rule preventing defenders from hitting running backs in a defenseless posture.
  • Bears WR Cam Meredith Leaves Game With Torn ACL

    Bears WR Cam Meredith Leaves Game With Torn ACL

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    The Chicago Bears might have lost their top receiver on Sunday afternoon. Linebacker Wesley Woodyard came to finish off the tackle and Meredith's leg planted and bent in a way you never want it to bend. Meredith's ACL tear made him the 39th National Football League player to suffer a knee injury since training camp began on July 21. Kendall Wright and Deonte Thompson figure to get more looks for head coach John Fox with Meredith out of action.
  • Rhys Hoskins Is Off To A Homer-Happy Start

    Rhys Hoskins Is Off To A Homer-Happy Start

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    Only time will tell if Hoskins can sustain his torrid pace, but with more video available for opposing pitchers it's unlikely to happen. "Is anyone having deja vu?" he joked. The two-run blast gave the Phillies a 2-1 lead they'd never relinquish. He remained in the game after a visit from Maddon and the team trainer. The right-hander is 3-7 with a 4.46 ERA.
  • Bears Receiver Cameron Meredith Carted Off With Injured Knee

    Bears Receiver Cameron Meredith Carted Off With Injured Knee

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    Meredith, 24, sustained the injury when he was tackled low by Titans safety Johnathan Cyprien after a 16-yard reception. The 24-year-old Meredith was gearing up for his third National Football League campaign overall, all of which have come in the "Windy City" as a member of the Bears.
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    Newcastle vs. West Ham live stream

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    Newcastle fashioned the first potential chance of the afternoon following a sweeping right wing move, but Joselu fired well wide from Isaac Hayden's cut back. Bilic has now admitted that he is anxious about the current situation and said, "They were better in every aspect of the game". Manager Rafael Benitez, who guided them back to the promised land, suggested this week that he does not plan to stay at the Magpies for too long.
  • Cavaliers eyeing Tatum or Brown as additional compensation

    Cavaliers eyeing Tatum or Brown as additional compensation

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    The results of Thomas' tests did not please the Cavaliers . All eyes will be watching how he rebounds after Tuesday's blockbuster trade . The team can either renegotiate, void the trade, or simply accept the original deal. The two people said the trade has not been completed and the Cavs are continuing to do a medical evaluation on Thomas , who injured his right hip last season and had to drop out of the Eastern Conference finals against Cleveland .
  • F1 - Vettel est déçu mais pas trop

    F1 - Vettel est déçu mais pas trop

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    Devant, Hamilton a finalement augmenté son avance. Ross Brawn, le directeur sportif et technique de la F1, lui a d'ailleurs immédiatement transmis les félicitations de la famille du septuple champion du monde. L'Australien Daniel Ricciardo (Red Bull) termine troisième , devant deux Finlandais Kimi Räikkönen (Ferrari), pénalisé pour ne pas avoir ralenti pendant un drapeau jaune, et Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes).
  • Browns Name Rookie DeShone Kizer Starting Quarterback

    Browns Name Rookie DeShone Kizer Starting Quarterback

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    As it is, Hue Jackson is going to go ahead and have DeShone Kizer be his starter not only for Week 1, but for the entire season, assuming he stays healthy. DB Justin Currie (ankle) was waived with an injury designation. When the fan responded that his announcement was good news, he replied, "you're welcome".
  • Menelik Watson surprises girlfriend with marriage proposal during Denver Broncos game

    Menelik Watson surprises girlfriend with marriage proposal during Denver Broncos game

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    In regards to rushing defense, the Pack looked a bit flatter than they had in weeks past. "It's a minor injury as we know now, moving forward if it's something different we can discuss it, " Joseph said following the game . "I'm not really a public person, but I just thought it would be something special that we could remember forever". Charles gained 27 of those yards, on four carries.
  • Hoskins homers, starts triple play; Phillies beat Cubs 6-3

    Hoskins homers, starts triple play; Phillies beat Cubs 6-3

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    The 25-year-old let up two runs in six innings at San Francisco on Sunday in his return to the majors after a stint at Triple-A Lehigh Valley. Chicago Cubs are turning Saturday night's game into a laugher as they are now up 13-2 against the Phillies on Saturday night.
  • Wenger Confirms Huge Double Boost Ahead Of Liverpool Trip

    Wenger Confirms Huge Double Boost Ahead Of Liverpool Trip

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    Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez , left, hits a shot that rebounds off Sunderland's John O'Shea during the English Premier League soccer match between Arsenal and Sunderland at the Emirates Stadium in London , Tuesday, May 16, 2017. Wilshere's career has been plagued by injuries and he is still working his way back to full fitness after suffering a broken leg while on loan at Bournemouth last season.
  • Red-hot Muguruza eager to solve US Open puzzle

    Red-hot Muguruza eager to solve US Open puzzle

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    I've long had concerns over Halep's mental state on the biggest of occasions - anyone who has seen her with coach Darren Cahill on court when the chips are down will know what I'm talking about - and recent events have only helped solidify those thoughts.
  • Froome wins 9th stage, increases Spanish Vuelta lead

    Froome wins 9th stage, increases Spanish Vuelta lead

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    He looked as if he was set to take a comfortable win by as much as 10 seconds, but the determined Esteban Chaves chased hard with Michael Woods to get onto the coattails of the eventual victor, with Chavez at one point threatening to overturn Froome and take stage glory for himself, but the Brit had an extra kick in the locker and would eventually end up going on to win by four seconds, of course taking the bonus 10 seconds for a stage win.
  • Jets exhale on Bryce Petty and have a QB decision to make

    Jets exhale on Bryce Petty and have a QB decision to make

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    All of Petty's play this preseason has come in the second half against backups or lesser players, but the third-year quarterback out of Baylor has looked good. In the Jets locker room after the game, though, Petty remained optimistic. Last season, Petty also suffered through two shoulder surgeries, with the second one requiring surgery.
  • Rhys Hoskins made history with a Vlad Guerrero-style home run

    Rhys Hoskins made history with a Vlad Guerrero-style home run

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    Hoskins launched his latest blast in the eighth inning off Koji Uehara . He'll accept his walks. After scoring a total of three runs in back-to-back losses, the Cubs are coming off a season-high run total as they go into the rubber match of a three-game road series against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
  • Asensio's Cunning Free-Kick Secures Point For Real Madrid

    Asensio's Cunning Free-Kick Secures Point For Real Madrid

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    Real Madrid have four points from two games heading into the worldwide break while Barcelona, Real Sociedad and Leganes won both their opening matches. Both sides had chances to go in front before Kondogbia looked to have produced the decisive strike, the midfielder side-footing home from Rodrigo's pull-back to the edge of the area.
  • Liverpool vs Arsenal betting tips and predictions

    Liverpool vs Arsenal betting tips and predictions

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    In an exclusive interview with Sky Sports' Thierry Henry, Alexandre Lacazette lifts the lid on why he chose Arsenal and says he wants to score the goals to deliver trophies for Arsene Wenger's side. Wenger was unable to pinpoint a specific area that let Arsenal down. I can't look any further than the players. A very disappointing performance, it was disastrous.