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Gymnastics: Biles soars to sixth title at national championships

Gymnastics: Biles soars to sixth title at national championships

Published 12/08/2019

(Reuters) - American Simone Biles reasserted her position as the world’s unrivaled number one gymnast with an amazing winning performance at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships [more…]

MLB roundup: Alvarez’s seven RBIs carry Astros to rout of O’s

MLB roundup: Alvarez’s seven RBIs carry Astros to rout of O’s

Published 12/08/2019

Yordan Alvarez hit three homers, including a grand slam, and drove in seven as the visiting Houston Astros finished with six homers overall and defeated [more…]

MLB notebook: Maddon expects to stay with Cubs

MLB notebook: Maddon expects to stay with Cubs

Published 12/08/2019

In the final season of his five-year contract, Chicago manager Joe Maddon said he expects to be with the Cubs “for a couple more years.” [more…]

Fatigued Nadal withdraws from Cincinnati Open

Fatigued Nadal withdraws from Cincinnati Open

Published 12/08/2019

(Reuters) - World number two Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from this week’s Cincinnati Open due to fatigue, the tournament’s organizers said on Sunday. The Spaniard, [more…]

Timely break sees Isner advance in Cincinnati

Timely break sees Isner advance in Cincinnati

Published 12/08/2019

(Reuters) - John Isner blasted 27 aces in his first-round match against Serbian Dusan Lajovic on Sunday but it was a timely break of serve [more…]

Murray ready to go it alone in Cincinnati

Murray ready to go it alone in Cincinnati

Published 12/08/2019

(Reuters) - Andy Murray has sharpened his game on the practice courts with some of the best players in the world but the Scot says [more…]

Peru basks in success but problems ahead for Pan Am Games

Peru basks in success but problems ahead for Pan Am Games

Published 12/08/2019

LIMA (Reuters) - For two weeks the warmth emitting from the Pan Am Games took the bite out of the winter chill in the Peruvian [more…]

NFL notebook: Steelers WR coach Drake dies at 62

NFL notebook: Steelers WR coach Drake dies at 62

Published 12/08/2019

The Pittsburgh Steelers are mourning the loss of wide receivers coach Darryl Drake, who died Sunday morning. Drake, who joined the Steelers in 2018, was [more…]

Cardinals: ‘Inexcusable’ team VP was arrested on suspicion of DUI

Cardinals: ‘Inexcusable’ team VP was arrested on suspicion of DUI

Published 12/08/2019

Ron Minegar, the executive vice president and COO of the Arizona Cardinals, was arrested on suspicion of DUI, with the team releasing a stern statement [more…]

PGA Tour review slow play policy in wake of controversy

PGA Tour review slow play policy in wake of controversy

Published 11/08/2019

(Reuters) - The PGA Tour is considering expanding its pace-of-play policy in the wake of vocal criticism by players and fans of recent slow play. [more…]