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Sports Seahawks Wanted First-Round Pick In Exchange For Thomas
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NFL insider Adam Schefter reports that the Cowboys offered a second round NFL Draft pick to Seattle for star defensive back Earl Thomas . That likelihood, apparently, is enough to keep the Cowboys brass from ponying up whatever pot-sweeteners Seattle now wants.

Sports Sharapova beaten by birthday girl Suarez Navarro in New York
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Maria Sharapova of Russian Federation reacts after losing a point against Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain in a fourth round match. "Maria has played here at night many times so I knew I needed to be aggressive, focussed and play solid", said the 30th seeded Spaniard.

Sports Jose Mourinho 'gets suspended jail sentence' for tax fraud
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After a poor start to the Premier League season, United cruised to a 2-0 win at Burnley on Sunday. "He knows what he is doing", Matic said , via the Guardian . "I didn't see the plane but Ed Woodward won this afternoon, 2-0. It is still too early". "OK, the second half was bad but we have to keep this spirit and think about every game and be positive".

Sports Nadal outlasts Thiem in epic five-setter to reach semis
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Anderson was hoping to earn a rematch with Nadal , who beat him a year ago in the South African's first Grand Slam final. Nadal began his US Open campaign with a victory when his compatriot former world #3 David Ferrer was forced to retire in the second set, in what was his final Grand Slam appearance.

Sports Washington elite mourn McCain while Trump tweets from afar
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She took a direct jab at Trump and his campaign motto without repeating it. "He called on us to be better than that". Meghan McCain's politicization of the eulogy for her deceased father shocked many people who were watching the funeral services on Saturday on live television - or watching it on livestreams on the internet.

Sports Sergio García confirmed as a captain's pick for Europe's Ryder Cup team
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DeChambeau jumped clear with three consecutive birdies from the seventh hole en route to a four-under-par 67 at TPC Boston in MA. That seemed like a pipe dream, but as Woods played and quickly began contending in tournaments, it began to look like a reality and was cemented by his runner-up finish at the PGA in August.

Sports Kaepernick's grievance against NFL to go to trial
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Reid is also represented by Geragos, although Burbank's ruling applies only to Kaepernick's claim, not Reid's. The ex-San Francisco 49ers quarterback believes owners are conspiring not to hire him because of his protests against racial injustice in the USA.

Sports Messi tips Juve to win Champions League
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The award will be presented to the victor on September 24 in London , United Kingdom at the Best FIFA Football Awards. Ronaldo left Madrid for Juve in a €112million move in July, ending his battle with Messi on the domestic stage at least.

Author: 0 Serena Williams v Karolina Pliskova: US Open quarter-final

Stephens looked a step behind from the start of the match and failed to convert seven break points in the first set against Sevastova, which put her in a unsafe position against a woman who entered the match having broken her opponent's serve a tournament-leading 23 times.

Sports Manchester United Legend Provides Fascinating Interview On Current Situation At Old Trafford
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Jose Mourinho on Sunday had a smile back on his face after his Manchester United side comfortably beat Burnley 2-0 at Turf Moor to end a week of intense scrutiny in positive fashion. After the game a reflective Dyche said the tough schedule to start the season has been " a useful period of great experience ." . They neutralized Burnley's threat by playing Fellaini, whose aerial dominance ensured that Pogba was served with second balls to launch quick counter-attacks.

Sports Australian John Millman in epic US Open clash with Roger Federer
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In the fourth set, Federer broke Millman's serve, celebrated it with an audible 'come on, ' got the audience on their feet, but was broken back in the very next game. He had made no secret of his desire to end a 10-year wait for a title at Flushing Meadows and he's fallen horribly short. She lost to Stephens again this year in the French Open semifinals.

Sports Del Potro into third US Open semi-finals
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Williams, seeded 17th, meets the last player to beat her at the U.S. Open. "The fact that I made it to the quarterfinals, played some really good matches, competed as hard as I could, I mean, a lot to be proud of". In the end, it's awesome, you can't believe it. And when you're, like, winning a tournament, you think that's normal. Sevastova, ranked 18th in the world, said she did not have many goals when she returned to tennis.

Sports 'Worst match of Roger Federer's career' - Reaction to stunning John Millman win
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In addition to earning a crack at Djokovic on Wednesday for an improbable place in the semi-finals, Millman is guaranteed a $660,000 payday and a rankings rise to No.37 in the world. "Maria has played here at night many times so I knew I needed to be aggressive, focussed and play solid", said the 30th seeded Spaniard. "I thought John played a great match in hard conditions".

Sports US Open: Čilić Advances to Round of 16, But Not Without Drama
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Sunday morning, the fourth-latest match in Open history. The match concluded nearly exactly four years to the minute of the last of three times a match has finished as late at 2:26 am when on September 2, 2014, when Kei Nishikori defeated Milos Raonic 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-7 (6), 7-5, 6-4 in four hours, 19 minutes in the fourth-round.

Sports Former senator tapped to replace John McCain
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Mr McCain graduated from the elite Naval Academy in 1958, later serving in Vietnam as a fighter jet pilot. MORE: Family, Friends Say Final Goodbye To Arizona Sen. He served alongside McCain for almost two decades before retiring in 2013, and served as senate minority whip during his service, making him a key Republican leader.

Sports Jets didn't offer Raiders multiple 1st-round picks for Khalil Mack
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Mack is one of the best defensive players in the National Football League, so it was a shock for a Raiders team that expects to contend for a Super Bowl to deal arguably its best player. "The Bears made us an offer of two first-round draft choices and here we are today". While Carr was quick to note that the culture change should not exclusively be attributed to him and Mack, at the end of the day, the reality is that many aspects of the team's cultural shifts occurred as a direct result ...

Sports Thibaut Courtois aims another dig at Blues over tiny Stamford Bridge
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Kovacic made 36 appearances for European champions Kovacic last season although many of those came from the bench with Toni Kroos, Luka Modric and Casemiro among those ahead of him in the pecking order in the Spanish capital. "[The Santiago Bernabeu] is twice as big [as Stamford Bridge], of course, it's a very different feeling. If you look forward you only see a wall of people, while at Stamford Bridge you can still see the sky or the hotel behind the grandstand".

Sports US Open: Maria Sharapova struggles to advance to the third round
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A double fault handed Sharapova the double break and a commanding hold while she continued to cruise through the set. No. 2 seed Caroline Wozniacki is out of the U.S. Sabalenka's will next play fifth seed Petra Kvitova , defeated China's Wang Yafan 7-5 6-3. Keys has had injury problems this year that have interrupted her US Open preparation .

Sports As Fighter Jets Streak Overhead, McCain Is Buried in Annapolis
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Jo Dee Jacob was tasked with the duty of finding the plot in the 150-year-old cemetery . McCain died on August 25 at his home in Sedona, Arizona , following a year-long battle with glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer. Bush to speak at his funeral, he did not want Trump present for the event. If you work hard and do your homework and know what you're talking about, people will listen to you.

Sports US Open: Nadal defeats Khachanov, enters round of 16
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Anderson held him off and played his best set in the fifth, to top the Canadian sensation. The defending champion was two points away from falling into a two-set hole. Play on the other courts: is already under way. Mertens proved too strong for Czech 23rd seed Barbora Strycova, running out a 6-3 7-6 victor to keep her run going.

Sports Tottenham fans criticise Moussa Dembele after Watford loss
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After a tepid first half, Tottenham were gifted the lead when Abdoulaye Doucoure scored an own goal in the 53rd minute, deflecting the ball in with his chest. That is very painful but I am not upset. " To win games you need to give your best ". Spurs failed to sign a single player in the summer transfer window and fans will be hoping the current crop are good enough to get back on track by beating Liverpool .

Sports US Open 2018: Novak Djokovic sets up potential Roger Federer tie
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The days off between matches at Grand Slam tournaments provide players with much-appreciated down time, when major tournament champions and precocious up-and-comers alike take a mental break from tennis. Open. Next up for Keys, who was routed by Sloane Stephens in last year's final, is the victor of the evening clash between five-times grand slam champion Maria Sharapova and Spanish 30th seed Carla Suarez Navarro.

Sports Doug Pederson Confirms Starting QB For Eagles’ Week 1 Matchup Vs. Falcons
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Foles gives the Eagles coaching staff the ability not to rush their star quarterback back on the field while remaining competitive on it to start the 2018 campaign. Foles and the Eagles will begin their Super Bowl defense on September 6 by hosting the Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. Of course, the story is about more than just Thursday night's game.

Sports Jurgen Klopp drops hint over long-awaited Fabinho debut
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On Alisson Becker's error for the Leicester goal - the first time Liverpool have conceded all season - Klopp was realistic while still refusing to be drawn into criticising the Brazilian. However, Klopp has moved to play down any talk of a rift with his new summer signing and hinted that he would make his debut soon after the worldwide break.