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by | September 05, 2018 | 22:17

The long-awaited Major League Soccer team in Miami unveiled its name and team crest early Wednesday on Twitter . The logo is black, white, and pink, which was (fun fact!) the originally proposed colour scheme for the franchise that is now known as the Miami Marlins back almost thirty years ago.

by | September 05, 2018 | 20:55

Federer would knock Kyrgios out 6-4, 6-1, 7-5 at the US Open on Saturday, which isn't shocking in itself. But the best from the match, a highlight that would be played over-and-over came in the third set. Suarez Navarro, seeded 30th, next faces 2006 champion Maria Sharapova, who defeated 2017 French Open victor Jelena Ostapenko 6-3, 6-2. He cheered on Federer to win his 21st Grand Slam title in NY.

by | September 05, 2018 | 20:56

If, for example, League A do not have enough teams left who have not already qualified, then the remaining spot (s) in their play-off path will go to the next best-placed team in League B. However, if a group victor has already qualified via the classic route, then their spot will go to the next best-ranked team in their league. Lower-ranking teams who have struggled against sides ranked considerably higher than them will now get the chance to take part in balanced matches.

by | September 05, 2018 | 20:44

Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova , who knocked out defending champion Sloane Stephens earlier on Tuesday, waits in the last four. Sevastova, who avenged last year's quarter-final loss to Stephens in NY to reach her first major semi-final, converted five of her eight break points and saved seven of the nine against her on the Arthur Ashe Stadium court.

by | September 05, 2018 | 20:30

Liverpool have won four out of four of their Premier League matches so far, beating West Ham , Crystal Palace, Brighton and Leicester City to take full points from their first four games. "I'm excited for him because I know how good he can be and he's got the right mentality as well", Henderson told the British media. He's still very young.

by | September 05, 2018 | 19:27

Will the victor of this weekend's Bojangles' Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway be one of the "big three", or will a non-"big three" driver secure another victory? "It's pretty cool", Keselowski said. "Unfortunately, we had a loose wheel", he said of Sunday night's first issue. I have not made the impact at Roush Fenway Racing , at least in the finishes and the performance, necessarily as I had hoped, or as big of a one as I hoped.

by | September 05, 2018 | 18:26

Del Potro beat John Isner in a match that played out as most people expected. Nadal won 40 percent of his first serves in the opener as he struggled with the high humidity on Arthur Ashe Stadium court, with Thiem becoming the first player to "bagel" the Spaniard at Flushing Meadows since Andy Roddick 14 years ago.

by | September 05, 2018 | 17:47

McCain reportedly selected and recruited his two eulogists before his death, in part to snub the current president , with whom McCain repeatedly clashed, primarily over foreign policy, but mainly to demonstrate the bipartisan unity behind the defense of American imperialism, his raison d'etre.

by | September 05, 2018 | 14:28

The former Southampton star was plagued by injury problems last season and missed out on a place in Southgate's World Cup squad having made just 1 Premier League start during the 2017/18 campaign due to a serious hamstring injury. Other players who featured in the Premier League on Sunday - such as Luke Shaw and Harry Kane - had shorter training sessions. Southgate had yet to call up a direct replacement for either player but did enlist Lallana's Liverpool team-mate Dominic ...

by | September 05, 2018 | 12:43

He's accepted, as have players like Cristiano Ronaldo , a compliance agreement that prevents him from going to trial and guarantees a prison sentence that, where applicable, is commuted to a fine. Spanish tax authorities had said the Portuguese manager owed 3.3 million euros ($5.3 million). Zidane left Real Madrid in the summer after guiding the club to three consecutive Champions League titles and he is thought to be keen on a move to Manchester should it arise.

by | September 05, 2018 | 12:36

Furyk sprung no surprises as he selected Bryson DeChambeau, Phil Mickelson and Woods as his first three wild cards , the trio having finished ninth, 10th and 11th in qualifying respectively. "It's incredible, it really is, to look back at the start of the year and now to have accomplished a goal like that", Woods said. DeChambeau, who attended the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine as a fan, said after his win at Ridgewood that playing he'd been on a "mission" to make the Ryder Cup team.

by | September 05, 2018 | 12:18

The former Iranian leader has wished " death to America ", called the September 11 attacks an "inside job", and vowed to destroy Israel , America's closest ally. Nike signed Kaepernick back in 2011 and had been paying him all along, waiting for the right moment. In August 2016, Kaepernick began the movement to kneel during the US national anthem in protest of racial injustice.

by | September 05, 2018 | 11:43

But for as well as the Australian played, Federer was well off his game after winning the first set and holding a set point in the second. Second seed Federer - a five-time champion at Flushing Meadows - was an overwhelming favorite to prevail against the world number 55 and set up a blockbuster quarterfinal with Novak Djokovic .

by | September 05, 2018 | 09:23

As expected with two big servers, break chances were few and far between, Isner managing just three in the entire match and unable to convert any, while Del Potro had 11 opportunities cashing in on three, including one to close out the match.

by | September 05, 2018 | 06:53

I thought John played a great match in hard conditions. Even though he felt his win owed something to Federer's off night, he didn't see why he couldn't press on in his bid to become the first Australian man to win a Grand Slam since Lleyton Hewitt at Wimbledon in 2002.

by | September 05, 2018 | 05:53

Team Europe watch out, Tiger Woods is back and he's headed to this month's Ryder Cup in Paris as a selection for Team USA . The U.S. will defend the Cup at the September 28-30 event against Europe at Le National in Paris. We've got an unbelievable veteran leader in Phil who's been around the Ryder Cup since before some of these guys were born. Mickelson's record does not make for any better reading.

by | September 05, 2018 | 04:12

Paris Saint Germain superstar, Neymar has delivered a shocking Premier League prediction. Instead, incredibly, it is Watford who are flying highest after procuring the maximum points in their first four games with their 2-1 win over the Lilywhites at Vicarage Road this weekend to mark their best ever start to the Premier League.

by | September 05, 2018 | 03:18

She returned almost two years later and finally broke through on her third straight appearance in the U.S. Open quarterfinals. Projected to drop to No.8 by reaching the quarterfinals, Stephens looked paralyzed in the opening set. Sloane Stephens-the 25-year-old American tennis star and surprise victor of last year's U.S. Open women's singles championship-will not repeat her title.

by | September 05, 2018 | 02:12

Modric was last week unveiled as UEFA Player of the year , a ceremony which Ronaldo "boycotted" after getting hints that he had failed to land the award. Real Madrid's Croatian midfielder Luka Modric celebrates a goal during the Spanish league football match Granada FC vs Real Madrid CF at Nuevo Los Carmenes stadium in Granada on February 7, 2016.

by | September 05, 2018 | 02:05

Watford came from behind with two set-piece goals to beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 at Vicarage Road on Sunday (Sept 2), ending the visitors' 100 per cent record and maintaining their own ideal start to the Premier League season. "We showed against Newcastle and we showed against Fulham and at Old Trafford, but today, it's not that we didn't win because of the players on the bench or the squad", he said.