• Liverpool forward Sadio Mane happy with his start to life at Anfield
Liverpool forward Sadio Mane happy with his start to life at Anfield

The Premier League champions were handed a glimmer of hope just before half-time when Jamie Vardy took advantage of Lucas's awful back pass. Robert Huth might have equalised but headed against the crossbar and, after the interval, Adam Lallana made it 3-1 before a late slip by Kasper Schmeichel presented Firmino with his second, and Liverpool's...

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  • Big email hack doesn't exactly send the message Yahoo needed
Big email hack doesn't exactly send the message Yahoo needed

Motherboard had reported that a hacker named Peace was selling data on 200 million users of Yahoo! , including user names, birth dates, email addresses and encrypted passwords, all for three bitcoins (worth about $1,800). " Yahoo claims to have over 600 million monthly active users on mobile and we suspect that nearly all of these only use Yaho...

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  • Heavyweight title rematch between Fury, Klitschko called off
Heavyweight title rematch between Fury, Klitschko called off

The rematch, which was originally slated for July 9 and then October 29, was postponed yet again Friday. But since then, nothing has happened in the ring for either man due to drawn out negotiations and an unfortunate injury sustained to Fury that caused the initial rematch date to be put back.

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  • No. 19 Florida, No. 14 Tennessee meet in SEC East showdown
No. 19 Florida, No. 14 Tennessee meet in SEC East showdown

While the Gators haven't played the most talented teams that college football has to offer in 2016, they have only allowed a total of 14 points in three games. Florida HC Jim McElwain remains uncertain about sophomore WR Antonio Callaway's (quadriceps) status for Saturday against Tennessee . "Right now, at the corners we still need the Jose...

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  • MSK Prasad named BCCI selection panel chairman
MSK Prasad named BCCI selection panel chairman

Shirke defended the choice of the new selection panel members who don't have the sort of worldwide experience of previous committees and said , "That will be judged by the performance of the team". It was also decided that Thakur and Shirke would nominate an ombudsman for 2016-17 as Justice AP Shah's tenure has concluded. At the AGM, the BCCI is...

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  • Tottenham can cope without injured Kane, insists Hugo Lloris
Tottenham can cope without injured Kane, insists Hugo Lloris

The South Korean has been in good form on the left wing for Spurs, putting in a man-of-the-match display on Sunday, but did play as a lone striker on occasion last season. England global Kane twisted his ankle after scoring in the 1-0 Premier League win over Sunderland on Sunday and had to be taken off on a stretcher towards the end of the match.

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  • International Olympic Committee head to ask Russian Federation for help against anti-doping hackers
International Olympic Committee head to ask Russian Federation for help against anti-doping hackers

On Friday, IOC President Thomas Bach called the leak "an unacceptable and outrageous breach of medical confidentiality that attempts to smear innocent athletes who have not committed any doping offence". Rodchenkov's claims featured in a WADA report that led to the Russian atheltics team getting banned from the 2016 Rio Olympics. "The IOC will he...

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  • Panthers' Jonathan Stewart ruled out against Vikings. Get ready, Fozzy Whittaker
Panthers' Jonathan Stewart ruled out against Vikings. Get ready, Fozzy Whittaker

Whittaker became the Panthers' lead tailback after Stewart was forced into an early exit Sunday against the 49ers and finished with 100 rushing yards on 16 carries and three catches for 31 receiving yards. Rivera said the initial indications on Stewart are not good. Rivera said Cameron Artis-Payne, who is more of a straight-ahead power back, will s...

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  • Michael Schumacher 'Cannot Walk,' Says Lawyer
Michael Schumacher 'Cannot Walk,' Says Lawyer

Schumacher's agent, Sabine Kehm, back then refuted the claims of the magazine. This is perhaps the time all Michael Schumacher fans have been waiting for as his lawyer was recently forced to share a real-time medical bulletin in court. He manages to make a couple of steps. The judge presiding over the trial has indicated damages are likely to be ...

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  • Vikings RB Adrian Peterson tears meniscus in knee
Vikings RB Adrian Peterson tears meniscus in knee

Just an overall great performance by him". When quarterback Teddy Bridgewater went down for the season, Vikings fans were confident in Peterson's rushing ability to carry the team. "So we've got to do better". This is a preview of the Minnesota Vikings and Carolina Panthers game. He attempted a sliding tackle on Vikings running back Matt...

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  • Mourinho concerned by Manchester United form after Watford loss
Mourinho concerned by Manchester United form after Watford loss

Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic looks dejected after Watford's third goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Watford and Manchester United at Vicarage Road in London. It is the first time in thirty years Watford have managed a win against the Red Devils. "It is a very important three points to give my players the ...

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  • Novak Djokovic overcomes Gael Monfils, reaches US Open final
Novak Djokovic overcomes Gael Monfils, reaches US Open final

The result was a freakish semifinal Grand Slam match that had most pundits and commentators up in arms and fuming, while Monfils argued that his only crime was daring to depart from convention and doing everything in his power to reverse his dismal 0-12 record against Djokovic.

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  • Kerber, Pliskova enter US Open final
Kerber, Pliskova enter US Open final

And her 3½-year reign at No. 1 in the WTA rankings is over, too, one week shy of what would have been yet another mark. Whereas the American was defeated by a crafty veteran in Roberta Vinci 12 months ago, a struggling Williams lost to big-hitting Karolina Pliskova 6-2 7-6 (7-5) on Thursday in NY.

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  • Carson Wentz Era Begins Week 1: Excitement Builds Despite Inexperience
Carson Wentz Era Begins Week 1: Excitement Builds Despite Inexperience

Probably cornerback Joe Haden , a two-time Pro Bowl player who saw action in only five games last season. "I don't need that extra yard", Pederson said. Johnson seemed to hint that he would appeal a suspension if it were to come this week. He has never really played under a lot of pressure. Wentz was selected with the second pick of the 2016 N...

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  • Sam Shields ruled out vs. Vikings
Sam Shields ruled out vs. Vikings

Live streaming is available via NBC Sports Live Extra . To put Peterson's success against the Packers into perspective, he has played a season's worth of games against them and has 1,760 yards in those 16 games, an average of 110 yards per game.

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  • Davis-Cup-Britain-Argentina
Davis-Cup-Britain-Argentina

It has been the best of years and a week of fluctuating emotions for the Murray brothers, but victory in the doubles match on day two of the Davis Cup semi-final against Argentina kept hopes alive that Andy can steer the defending champions towards the final in the reverse singles on Sunday.

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  • Cam Newton: Too many head shots, not enough calls
Cam Newton: Too many head shots, not enough calls

More than the Broncos coming back from a 10-point deficit to win the game, or Newton having broken two National Football League records Thursday night, people focused on the number of times the 27-year-old quarterback had been hit in the head by Denver's defense.

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  • Chael Sonnen exits the UFC and signs multi-fight deal with Bellator
Chael Sonnen exits the UFC and signs multi-fight deal with Bellator

So "The Bad Girl"@ ChaelSonnen calls me out!Payback is a great way 2 end of my career.Welcome 2 @BellatorMMA ass whippings come at a cost! "I'm not sticking to one weight class either, I fight at "Gangster Weight" and nobody is safe". On Bellator's efforts to acquire Emelianenko: "I personally believe Fedor is on his way to Bellator". Coker ...

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  • Ukraine already wins 49 medals at Paralympics in Rio
Ukraine already wins 49 medals at Paralympics in Rio

This gives the country a total of 8 medals. Sophie Pascoe has won her second gold of the Rio Paralympics after defending her title in the 200m individual medley SM10 final today. This has brought Ukraine to the third place both in the team event, and in the number of gold medals. Elsewhere, Nigeria also picked up first track and field medal o...

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  • Rebels preparing for Alabama's speed, adjustments
Rebels preparing for Alabama's speed, adjustments

The 6-foot-3, 235-pound Engram has emerged as Kelly's favorite target so far this season , catching a team-high 11 passes for 164 yards and a touchdown. "We definitely need to clean up our game". I think that we have to spend the time in practice to get the fundamental execution that we need. If LSU could have pulled it out, the Bayou Bengals wo...

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  • Keenan Allen Out For Season With Torn ACL
Keenan Allen Out For Season With Torn ACL

Another season ending injury would be unfortunate for the 24 year old. Rookie Joey Bosa was activated, with no real target date for when he'll make his National Football League debut. I was fortunate enough to be on the receiving end". At his Monday postmortem, Mike McCoy kept making references to "a lack of execution" as the culprit in the sec...

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  • Djokovic downs Monfils to reach US Open final
Djokovic downs Monfils to reach US Open final

Wawrinka, who was in the US Open semis for the third time in four years, was delighted to finally make it to the final. But Djokovic, who has held the men's No. He's 2-0 all-time in Grand Slam finals. Stretching his opponent with a backhand, Djokovic stepped in and drilled a forehand pass down the line closing a set that was painful, at times...

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  • Azpilicueta admits Chelsea disappointment at Swansea draw
Azpilicueta admits Chelsea disappointment at Swansea draw

Swansea s comeback marked an incredible turnaround for the Welsh side, who had been second-best against a Chelsea team seeking a win to join Manchester City at the top of the Premier League table. With Chelsea now facing a tough test when they host Liverpool on Friday evening , Azpilicueta has revealed that he believes Costa's hard work in trainin...

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  • European football split as UEFA elects new president
European football split as UEFA elects new president

Michel Platini has been given permission by FIFA's ethics committee to address the UEFA Congress in Athens this week despite his four-year ban from all football-related activity. Ceferin is concerned lower-ranked leagues like Slovenia will suffer as a result of Spain, Germany, England, and Italy being guaranteed four Champions League places each ...

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  • Johnson straight up tour's best
Johnson straight up tour's best

Perhaps, just as important, is the fact he now leads the FedEx Cup with just the Tour Championship to play. I don't think it's anything that he hasn't dealt with before."The trainer is maybe thinking it's the same type of thing that he dealt with I think at the Barclays and past year where he picked something up in his bus and it kind of got out ...

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  • Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome gains fighting chance with time trial win
Vuelta a Espana: Chris Froome gains fighting chance with time trial win

And with just two days of racing left this season, including the ceremonial Stage 21 into Madrid, Froome is desperate to sign off on a high, even if he admits that catching Quintana will take a massive effort. "I love the Vuelta", Froome said. "If I don't have a good time trial, then I'll have a good opportunity on Aitana to strike back". Satur...

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  • Beyonce and Rihanna most tweeted topics during MTV VMAs
Beyonce and Rihanna most tweeted topics during MTV VMAs

He said: "Now later tonight "Famous" might lose to Beyoncé but I can't be mad". Beyonce accepts the Female Video of the Year award from U.S. Olympic gymnasts Madison Kocian, Aly Raisman, Simone Biles and Laurie Hernandez during the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards in NY, U.S., August 28, 2016.

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  • Australian Scott Hend takes lead at 14-under in KLM Open
Australian Scott Hend takes lead at 14-under in KLM Open

Hend entered the final round of last week's Omega European Masters with a one-shot lead but lost in a play-off to Alex Noren and will hope to go one better as he searches for a second win of the season. A double bogey at the 9th hole after finding the water with his second from the rough however and from that point on the Queenslander was unable to...

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  • O'Neill praises players taking up the mantle after Keane
O'Neill praises players taking up the mantle after Keane

Jeff Hendrick gave the visitors a ideal start when he struck home in the third minute for his first worldwide goal, although Serbia capitalised on their pressure when Filip Kostic equalised an hour later. For the home side, the loss of Nemanja Matic and Aleksandar Kolarov is a significant blow, but new Serbia manager Slavoljub Muslin still has ...

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  • US Open 2016: Jamie Murray & Bruno Soares win doubles title
US Open 2016: Jamie Murray & Bruno Soares win doubles title

One Murray brother will playing for US Open silverware this weekend after Jamie Murray and partner Bruno Soares reached the final of the men's doubles. When I'm returning well, Jamie puts a lot of pressure on at the net. "He couldn't win this but I did so, yeah, get it up you, Andy!" The pair went their separate ways and Jamie joined forces w...

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  • Pakistan wins 5th ODI, England win series 4-1
Pakistan wins 5th ODI, England win series 4-1

England captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and opted to bat against Pakistan in the one-off Twenty20 global on Wednesday. Sarfraz (90) and Shoaib (77) set Pakistan's new highest one-day worldwide partnership for the fourth wicket against England .

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  • CM Punk looks drained from weight cut at UFC 203 press conference
CM Punk looks drained from weight cut at UFC 203 press conference

It's going to be a fun fight, it's going to be interesting, but regardless of the outcome, I would like Gall to have another fight, win or lose. "Right as he hung up I thought, 'Alright, how do I make the most of this?" Ryback , however, is hopeful for Punk's UFC debut.

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  • Club 'close' to signing Neymar, says star's agent
Club 'close' to signing Neymar, says star's agent

Neymar is yet to feature for his club so far this season, but Barcelona fans will be delighted to see him at the Nou Camp after the revelation that he almost left the club this summer. In a matter of 3 years, starting from 2017, the buyout clause is expected to rise to the region of €250m. Barcelona forward was never a target, insist French cham...

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  • Hull's Mike Phelan picks up manager of the month award
Hull's Mike Phelan picks up manager of the month award

Fellow new recruits, goalkeeper David Marshall, midfielders Markus Henriksen and James Weir, plus forward Dieumerci Mbokani are also in contention, while Phelan will assess Abel Hernandez following the striker's return from global duty with Uruguay.

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  • Westwood, Kaymer, Pieters get captain's picks for Ryder Cup
Westwood, Kaymer, Pieters get captain's picks for Ryder Cup

Pieters' opening 62 at Himmerland - when Clarke had asked to be paired with him to check out his game - was a huge statement. Europe's nine automatic picks were confirmed earlier this month. Lee Westwood said he was "proud" and "relieved" to be one of Darren Clarke's captain's picks for Europe's Ryder Cup clash with the USA. I had a few diff...

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