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News: Sports

Leipzig next opponent of PSG!

Friday  01:10,   14 august 2020

© Supplied by Sports.fr Christopher Nkunku in action. For a long time dominating, RB Leipzig ended up beating Atlético de Madrid (2-1) on Thursday night and will therefore face PSG in the semi-finals of the Champions League next Tuesday. Qualified... >>>

Defending champion Bianca Andreescu pulls out of U.S. Open

Friday  01:01,   14 august 2020

Saying she needs more time to return to top form, defending champion Bianca Andreescu has dropped out of the U.S. Open. The Canadian made the announcement on Thursday, calling it a difficult decision. Andreescu hasn't played a match since... >>>

Bills sign left tackle Dawkins to 4-year contract extension

Friday  01:00,   14 august 2020

The Buffalo Bills are protecting quarterback Josh Allen’s blindside for the long term after signing left tackle Dion Dawkins to a four-year, $60 million contract extension. The team announced the signing, while a person with direct knowledge of the... >>>

Levy tests positive for coronavirus at Celtic Classic

Friday  01:00,   14 august 2020

NEWPORT, Wales — Alexander Levy became the first golfer to test positive for the coronavirus at a European Tour event and was one of two French players withdrawn on the opening day of the Celtic Classic on Thursday. Thomas Pieters shot a 7-under 64... >>>

Will Cormier wrestle Miocic? What to expect in UFC 252 trilogy fight

Friday  01:00,   14 august 2020

Daniel Cormier needs to go back to his roots if he wants to recapture the heavyweight belt at UFC 252. "DC" is a former Olympic wrestler and was the senior United States national champion every year from 2003-08. Before that, he was a standout at... >>>

Opinion: College football programs need to get comfortable with transparency or risk losing credibility

Friday  01:00,   14 august 2020

If college football programs are going to be secretive in their handling of COVID-19, then they won't have credibility when things get bad.MLB' who's hot, who's not: ‎Fernando Tatis... >>>

Île-Bizard's Dequoy pursuing NFL dream at Packers training camp

Friday  01:00,   14 august 2020

On a rare day off from training camp this week, Marc-Antoine Dequoy had to take a written test for all defensive-back hopefuls. He also wanted to squeeze a call home to his family in Île-Bizard, something he’s generally too tired to contemplate most >>>

Kings sink 21 3s, roll to win as Lakers rest most starters

Friday  00:56,   14 august 2020

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Buddy Hield scored 28 points, including a 3-pointer that capped Sacramento's streak of 11 consecutive baskets made in the third period, and the Kings beat the Los Angeles Lakers 136-122 on Thursday. Bogdan Bogdanovic had >>>

Canadian 'keeper Devon Kerr looks to build soccer future with Washington Spirit

Friday  00:55,   14 august 2020

Growing up, Devon Kerr drew attention from both sides of the border for her goalkeeping skills. A dual citizen, the Canadian-born Kerr chose Canada and played in the 2014 FIFA U-17 Women's World Cup in Costa Rica. But opportunities dried up... >>>

Report: Liverpool contact Bayern about move for Thiago

Friday  00:55,   14 august 2020

Thiago Alcantara could be on his way to Anfield after all. Liverpool reportedly ruled out a move for Thiago earlier this summer, but the Reds now appear to have made a U-turn after contacting Bayern Munich to inquire about the Spaniard's... >>>

Report: Seahawks cut Siverand for trying to bring woman into team hotel

Friday  00:55,   14 august 2020

NFL teams are following the league's new COVID-19 guidelines very seriously. The Seattle Seahawks cut cornerback Kemah Siverand earlier this week after the undrafted rookie was caught on video attempting to sneak a woman into the team hotel,... >>>

Montreal Canadiens head coach Claude Julien hospitalized with chest pains

Friday  00:55,   14 august 2020

Claude Julien was hospitalized in Toronto for tests; associate coach Kit Muller will take over for at least the rest of series vs. Flyers.Inside the NBA bubble: First scrimmage provides glimpse of unique... >>>

Lindsay says addition of Gordon isn't what drives him in '20

Friday  00:55,   14 august 2020

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Phillip Lindsay insists his noticeably bigger biceps have nothing to do with the Denver Broncos’ signing of free agent Melvin Gordon. “I don’t need another man to fuel my fire,” said Lindsay, the only undrafted running back in NFL >>>

Nationals' Strasburg ejected for arguing - from the stands

Friday  00:55,   14 august 2020

NEW YORK — A pitcher getting ejected for arguing balls and strikes — on his day off? And, from the stands? Nationals star Stephen Strasburg earned one of baseball's most unique ejections — probably ever — in the third inning of Washington's... >>>

Virus-proofing NFL facilities is a tall, masked task

Friday  00:55,   14 august 2020

Like a defence stiffening at the goal line late in the game, the NFL has implemented a wide array of health protocols designed to keep the coronavirus from wrecking the 2020 season scheduled to begin four weeks from now. Football is just as much a... >>>