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India create massive record against South Africa in Tests

India create massive record against South Africa in Tests A victory for India , already one-up in the three Tests, will see them beat the record of 10-straight home-series wins they share with Australia. Competing in his 50th Test as captain, Virat Kohli has now led India to their 11th consecutive series at home, a world record. [Full Article...]

Cardinals reveal NLCS rotation: Mikolas to start Game 1 against Nationals

Cardinals reveal NLCS rotation: Mikolas to start Game 1 against Nationals As for the Nationals , this definitely puts them in a bind for Game 1. Mikolas will face Nats right-hander Aníbal Sánchez. Washington has yet to announce its roster. Wainwright also has enjoyed success at home this season: 9-4 with a 2.56 ERA in 16 starts. He closed down the wild card game with only a one-run lead and then worked 2 2/3 scoreless with a win and a save in the NLDS round. [Full Article...]

Tyson Fury: Braun Strowman WWE match confirmed for Saudi Arabia

Tyson Fury: Braun Strowman WWE match confirmed for Saudi Arabia Subscribe to our wrestling podcast - State of Combat with Brian Campbell - and listen to our analysis of Velasquez's transition into the WWE universe in the embed below . Fury said: "I would like to take this opportunity to say how honoured I am to be here". Stay tuned for updates on Cain and Fury in WWE. "I was blown away by Cain Velasquez". [Full Article...]

Naomi Osaka will represent Japan -- not US -- at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Naomi Osaka will represent Japan -- not US -- at 2020 Tokyo Olympics Osaka, who was born in Japan to a Japanese mother and Haitian father but raised in the USA, told NHK World in an interview that she began the process of becoming a Japanese citizen. 1 ranking down to No. 4. Osaka has competed under the Japanese flag on the WTA Tour and has represented that country in the Fed Cup dating back to 2017. [Full Article...]

Redskins fire head coach Jay Gruden after blowout loss to Patriots

Redskins fire head coach Jay Gruden after blowout loss to Patriots The team scheduled a 1 p.m. ET press conference for Monday. "Moving forward we are committed to doing all that we can collectively as an organization to turn things around and give our fans and alumni a team they can be proud of in 2019 and beyond". [Full Article...]

Vikings' Stefon Diggs doesn't lessen speculation, says 'truth to all rumors'

Vikings' Stefon Diggs doesn't lessen speculation, says 'truth to all rumors' Diggs did little to quiet talk of his desire to potentially move elsewhere, though, when asked if he feels he's being heard inside the Vikings organization. Sources indicated to ESPN that despite Diggs' frustrations with the Vikings' offense, which have been building for weeks, Minnesota has no intention of trading its star wideout, who signed a five-year extension in July 2018. [Full Article...]

Russell Wilson connects with D.K. Metcalf on 40-yard TD

Russell Wilson connects with D.K. Metcalf on 40-yard TD They had fourth and 1 just outside the red zone. Goff helped change the course of the game on the final drive of the first half after Seattle's Jason Myers missed a 48-yard field goal attempt. On the next drive, Tedric Thompson picked off Goff an on wonderful catch on third down that seemingly and should have ended the game. Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks throws the ball duri... [Full Article...]

Rohit Sharma Gets Pat From Virat Kohli, Fans Love Captain's Gesture

Rohit Sharma Gets Pat From Virat Kohli, Fans Love Captain's Gesture No further play was possible in the third and final session of the day because of the heavy downpour which ultimately forced the umpires to call stumps. In fact, he was right, as Rohit Sharma became one of the finest batsmen of the game. Sharma, who resumed the day on 115, smashed the ball to all parts of the ground. [Full Article...]

Browns receiver (concussion) ruled out vs. Ravens

Browns receiver (concussion) ruled out vs. Ravens So my hat's off to them in that scenario, because that can get out of hand in a hurry. "I don't think he did", said Humphrey. In order to do that, the Ravens will have to get better play from several of their players. When it came to the Cleveland Browns, there was plenty of discussion this week about Rex Ryan. On Sunday, with Mayfield under center more often, they were consistent. [Full Article...]

De Minaur, Mannarino reach final in ATP Zhuhai Open

De Minaur, Mannarino reach final in ATP Zhuhai Open Mannarino, who now meets his Australian practice partner Alex de Minaur , started with a flourish as he reeled off the opening seven games to stamp his authority on the match. I think we knew we hadn't reached our ceiling yet, and we just keep working hard and [will] see where we end up". De Minaur won 95 per cent of points on his first serve and converted four of five break points to remain fi... [Full Article...]

Max Verstappen hints at becoming Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes F1 teammate

Max Verstappen hints at becoming Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes F1 teammate A one-stop strategy has traditionally been quickest in Russian Federation but the jury is out on whether it is best to start on softs or medium, and for how long to run, before going to harder rubber. It's still all to play for. Vettel, who conceded he "couldn't extract the maximum out of the car", will start third. We have a big challenge on our hands, but we will give it everything to try and ... [Full Article...]

Arsenal get defensive boost ahead of Manchester United clash

Arsenal get defensive boost ahead of Manchester United clash Seconds before his towering 71st-minute header, the 24-year had taken the captain's armband from the substituted Mesut Ozil. But Emery says he's not quite ready to feature against Man Utd on Monday. "We are going to play a lot of matches and tonight was his first 15 minutes (with us), which is really important". Speaking about Smith Rowe, he added: "It was for a precaution we changed him". [Full Article...]

Daniel Jones Leads Giants on Game-Winning Drive in First Career Start

Daniel Jones Leads Giants on Game-Winning Drive in First Career Start An extra point gave the Giants the lead, and the win was sealed with the Buccaneers missing a potential game-winning field goal as time expired. Despite facing a daunting hole, the Giants' offense came out clicking with Jones hitting Engram on an electric 75-yard touchdown on the first play of the second half and connecting with wide receiver Sterling Shepard for the following two-point ... [Full Article...]

Hudson-Odoi feeling confident playing under Lampard

Hudson-Odoi feeling confident playing under Lampard Chelsea resisted bids from Bayern Munich in January and Hudson-Odoi was set to run down the final year of his contract and leave because he did not see opportunities to develop at the club where he sparkled in the youth ranks. "Callum can show, right here at Chelsea , the club he came through the academy at, that he is going to be a world-class player because I truly believe that". [Full Article...]