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The team representing the Mid-Atlantic region defeated the team from South Korea 2-1 on Sunday afternoon in front of a sellout crowd at Howard J. Lamade Stadium . South Korea beat Panama 7-2 earlier Saturday in the global final. Carlos Gonzalez got Panama started in the inning with a two-run homer to center.
  • Schweinsteiger has no 'personal problems' with Mourinho

    Schweinsteiger has no 'personal problems' with Mourinho

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    Phelan is likely to be appointed as permanent manager at the KCOM Stadium, which would be great news for Keane as he'd get a chance to impress in the Premier League. "It's not the victor that has made me change my mind (about the role Rashford will play this season)", the coach added. Loew has said he will only name Schweinsteiger's replacement as Germany captain after the Finland worldwide.
  • Kaepernick will sit through anthem until there's change

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    I do not have control of the 53-man roster. "I'm not that guy to say he's wrong or right", Watkins said. "It's a group effort". Rookie Jeff Driskel and Christian Ponder are the other two quarterbacks on the roster. Hall of Famer Jim Brown said on the TV program NFL Total Access that he supports Kaepernick's stance. "I'm going to speak the truth when I'm asked about it".
  • New Jersey Woman Suing the Milwaukee Brewers

    New Jersey Woman Suing the Milwaukee Brewers

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    The Cardinals look to improve on their major league-best road record and maintain their recent dominance over an NL Central rival on Monday, when they visit the Milwaukee Brewers.St. Jhonny Peralta grounded to Villar, who came home to try to get Piscotty, but he beat Maldonado's rundown attempt back to third base to leave the bases loaded.
  • Mariners running gamut of tough pitching, fall to Texas 6-3

    Mariners running gamut of tough pitching, fall to Texas 6-3

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    Hisashi Iwakuma gets the start for Seattle opposite Rangers ace Yu Darvish . Darvish (5-3) gave up three runs on six hits and two walks while striking out nine in 6 2/3 innings for Texas, which won its third consecutive game and extended its lead over Seattle in the AL West to 9 1/2 games while remaining 8 1/2 up over Houston.
  • Rodney Harrison Accuses Colin Kaepernick Of Not Being Black

    Rodney Harrison Accuses Colin Kaepernick Of Not Being Black

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    I think a lot of the focus has shifted away from his message and shifted - to some people, rightfully so - to him taking a stand against the nation ... Or perhaps he should holla at the folks who've called our biracial president all manner of racially-offensive names and let them know to direct their anger elsewhere because he isn't Black either.
  • Vikings win first National Football League game ever played at U.S. Bank Stadium

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    The Wisconsin product created his second explosive play of the preseason, a 39-yard touchdown run set up by a great audible by quarterback Philip Rivers in a 23-10 loss on the road to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. He has been working on building back arm strength, and should be at 100 percent for the regular season opener. With Bosa unsigned in a public dispute over his contract, DT Damion Square suspended for the first four games for an National Football League substance abuse policy ...
  • Solo decides to end her season with NWSL's Seattle Reign

    Solo decides to end her season with NWSL's Seattle Reign

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    A documentary camera crew was rolling as Solo had a profane meltdown after she was slapped with a six-month suspension and had her contract torn-up late last week. In 2015, Stevens and Solo were pulled over in southern California driving a usa soccer team van. "After careful consideration, I have chose to end my season with the Seattle Reign , an organization I love playing for", said Solo.
  • Hull City in double swoop for Ryan Mason and Will Keane

    Hull City in double swoop for Ryan Mason and Will Keane

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    A club statement read: "Although the fee remains undisclosed, it beats the previous record amount paid to secure the services of Abel Hernandez two years ago". It was pretty straightforward and I was excited. "I'm coming to my peak but my goal is to get in the Hull team and then anything can happen", he said.
  • Tim Tebow's baseball workout goes well, scouts say

    Tim Tebow's baseball workout goes well, scouts say

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    Should he fail while in Venezuela-or with any other winter league club-he'll have shown that the transition to baseball as a 29-year-old is more hard than it seems. According to ESPN's Darren Rovell, adidas has signed Tebow to a multiyear contract. "I thought he was OK". "Our experienced scout on the ground tells me Tebow just hit one about 440' to RF", former big-league reliever C.J.
  • Facebook post from Michael Phelps fan with autism inspires

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    Phelps had what looked like a very serious and determined look on his face, as if he was saying, regardless of what you do to try to slow me down, it won't be good enough. Live from Madison Square Garden, Phelps wore, well, clothes, a chill white shirt, black trousers and black jacket to fawn over Future before the Atlanta artist performed.
  • His Cup Runneth Over: Love Has Many Choices for Ryder Squad

    His Cup Runneth Over: Love Has Many Choices for Ryder Squad

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    Fowler still could have made the Ryder Cup team with a birdie on the 18th hole. Fellow American Sean O'Hair (66) and Argentine Emiliano Grillo (69) were joint second on eight-under. But Reed had played three under par to take two-shot lead. Another big mover at The Barclays was South Korea's Sung-hoon Kang: He shot 64 on Sunday to finish tied for 18th.
  • Rooney's Right Choice To Lead England - Allardyce

    Rooney's Right Choice To Lead England - Allardyce

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    However, eyebrows were raised by the omission of the West Ham's team-mate Mark Noble, a player widely expected to receive a call-up and who Allardyce knows well. He added: "Should we say attacking midfielder or striker? ". Allardyce has admitted that he was interested in calling up the Sevilla midfielder, who he knows from his time as Blackburn manager, but will not be allowed to do so.
  • Bridgewater, Vikings beat Chargers 23-10 in stadium opener

    Bridgewater, Vikings beat Chargers 23-10 in stadium opener

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    Bridgewater should play today, but Peterson won't be. Who didn't start on the offensive line for the Vikings on Sunday? He flashed his impressive speed and some nice moves on a nifty 35-yard run, finishing with 63 rushing and receiving yards on nine touches.
  • City keeper Hart wants to join Torino on loan

    City keeper Hart wants to join Torino on loan

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    The England worldwide goalkeeper Joe Hart could be on his way to the Italian Serie A according to the Mirror . It is believed that talks are reaching a positive conclusion, and Hart could have a medical in Italy tomorrow. He waved and blew kisses to fans at the final whistle in what is likely to be his final game for the club after 10 seasons and 348 appearances. Torino, who finished 12th in the league last season, have started the new campaign by taking three points from their first two ...
  • Clint Dempsey Sidelined Over Irregular Heartbeat

    Clint Dempsey Sidelined Over Irregular Heartbeat

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    The 33-year-old Dempsey has eight goals and two assists for Seattle this season. Seattle is unbeaten in its last five matches as it tries to get back into playoff contention in the Western Conference. Team USA is second in their qualifying group behind Trinidad and Tobego, and will square off against St. Vincent and the Grenadines, followed by the aforementioned Trinidad and Tobego next week.
  • Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool missed opportunity to secure second league win of season

    Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool missed opportunity to secure second league win of season

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    What can I say, it's not too good, but it happened". Klopp continued: "Yes I wish we would have won it, but now we have to accept the point and that's no problem because it's Tottenham". "Sturridge needs a season like he had other Brendan Rodgers a few years ago and be fit for a prolonged period of time". Janssen had replaced Kyle Walker after the Spurs full-back succumbed to illness, in a reshuffle that saw Eric Dier move to right-back and Alli drop into central midfield.
  • Victor Cruz makes long-awaited return to Giants

    Victor Cruz makes long-awaited return to Giants

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    Because of the Giants' struggles on offense, it took until the first offensive play of the second half for Cruz to register that reception, a short out route. Manning was 10-of-15 for 65 yards with an interception while playing one series into the third quarter. No one who has observed the Giants on offense lately can have a scintilla of confidence that a switch can be clicked in a few weeks and just like that, this will be a high-powered attack when the real games arrive.
  • McGregor wins over Diaz in decision

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    Next up for McGregor may be a defense of his featherweight crown before taking on Diaz again. When Conor McGregor avenged previous his loss to Nate Diaz with a hard fought decision at UFC 202 , the it seemed like the entire sporting world applauded the two men's performance.
  • Nairo Quintana distances Chris Froome to claim red jersey in La Vuelta

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    That sparked a series of attacks from the strong breakaway group, but it eventually came down to a clash between De la Cruz and Devenyns for the stage win. The rest of the field trails by more than a minute, including three-time Vuelta victor Alberto Contador at over 2 minutes behind. Having worn the red jersey and helping Team Sky win the time trial, Kennaugh now sits in 15th, 3.09 minutes behind the leader, and admits his time on the ride has been a learning curve.
  • Paralympic Games Face Cutbacks Due To Brazil's Financial Woes

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    But smaller and poorer countries depend on funding from the IPC to send their teams to the games. Friday's announcement followed days of growing tension between local organizers of the Rio Games and global Paralympic officials, who had warned that if certain past-due payments were not delivered, the participation of whole nations in the Paralympics would be jeopardized.
  • SANZAAR right not to cite Franks: Hansen

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    However, no action was taken on match review, neither team referred any incidents from the match to SANZAAR, and Hansen said he was pleased the correct process had been followed. Rebels youngster Reece Hodge came on for Adam-Ashley Cooper, who went off with concussion, and was given the tough task of kicking a 52-metre penalty goal with one of his first touches.
  • Changes to the Champions League

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    There is a huge gap between the fourth and fifth leagues, making it nearly assured that the Premier League , La Liga, Bundesliga and Serie A will be the ones sending four teams to the group stage. Barcelona beat City at the last-16 stage in 2014 and 2015, while goalkeeper Claudio Bravo has just completed a move from the Spanish champion to Guardiola's new side.
  • Ranieri urges Leicester players to deliver in Champions League

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    In addition, a Champions League group slot will be guaranteed to the previous season's Europa League victor, whereas now, the victor can be made to qualify through the play-offs. Apart from two-time victor Porto, Group G is devoid of Champions League pedigree. UEFA has helped storied clubs who have slumped in recent seasons and would slip in the rankings which determine draw seeding.
  • Pak. MQM top brass revolts against chief

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    Media houses were ransacked by the MQM party workers on Monday evening after listening to his provocative speech before clashing with police, leaving at least one person dead and over half a dozen injured. After the incident, MQM members were incited towards violence and they ended up thrashing a private news channel's office. Dawn reported that Sattar, after being released from the custody of Rangers, spoke to party leaders, lawmakers including some who were overseas and communicated his ...
  • Europa League draw: Van Persie to return to Man United

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    While United fans may be familiar with some of their opponents, others are less well known. United have also signed Swedish legend Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Borussia Dortmund playmaker Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba this summer.
  • Mets: Seth Lugo exits game early due to calf cramp

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    The Nationals had lost four straight including three in a row to the Orioles, who won twice in Baltimore before the teams shifted to Washington. The NL home run leaders got a 424-foot, opposite-field blast from Randal Grichuk in the fourth, his fifth in 40 at-bats since being recalled August 11 from Triple-A Memphis, and a two-run shot from Piscotty in the fifth for a 5-1 lead.
  • Blue Jays get C Navarro from White Sox for minor leaguer

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    Kevin Pillar doubled down the left-field line with one out in the bottom of the eighth. Upton dropped a bloop hit in right field that Max Kepler misplayed. And it sounds like Navarro was pleased to be joining some old buddies in first place, just in time for another playoff run. Finally, with two outs, Brian Dozier , the Twins' MVP, ripped a legitimate double into the left-field corner, scoring two more.
  • UFC Fight Night: Maia stops Condit in Vancouver

    UFC Fight Night: Maia stops Condit in Vancouver

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    Tyron Woodley is now the champion of the welterweight division. Saturday's fight card featured 10 events, including four on the main card. With 10 fights on card for Saturday, including a lightweight bout between Anthony Pettis and Charles Oliveira , the UFC is looking to continue the momentum it gained from last weekend's pay-per-view rematch between super stars Nate Diaz and Conor McGregor.
  • Andy Murray to play Cilic in Cincinnati tennis final

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    I've needed it to be because I haven't been feeling ideal. "There were some very prolonged discussions about how I can make a difference on that (mental) part". He's around a [1.22] chance today and for me the best value wager here is to side with a correct score wager in set one. "But I've still managed to win", Murray said.
  • Manchester United to face Zorya Luhansk in the Europa League

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    Speaking to the Irish Examiner , Kenny said that it would not have been right for an English club to garner more support than an Irish team on home turf. "I would have found that hard to comprehend". AZ recently won the Eredivisie, while Maccabi Tel Aviv regularly win the league title in Israel. LaLiga outfit Villarreal's failure to make the Champions League group stage means they will play Steaua Bucharest, FC Zurich and Osmanlispor in Group L of UEFA's second-tier tournament.
  • City draws Barcelona in Champions League

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    UEFA has confirmed the change will be introduced in two years, as part of its reformatting of European club football's top competition. "I think everyone recognises it is an extremely tough group". City's new manager, who twice won the competition during his illustrious spell in charge at Barca, guided City into the group stage with victory over Steaua Bucharest in the play-off round.