• Leon Smith: Andy Murray can match Roger Federer's return
Leon Smith: Andy Murray can match Roger Federer's return

Murray, 30, could now be forced to take the rest of the year off - as Novak Djokovic and Wawrinka have done - to enable the injury to fully heal. Murray has been absent since his quarter-final exit to Sam Querrey at SW19, during which he clearly struggled with the hip problem, and lost his place at the top of the ATP rankings as a result.

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  • Bawana by-poll: Vote counting today
Bawana by-poll: Vote counting today

The power-packed polls, which witnessed the participation of eight candidates, is expected to be a triangular contest between the Aam Aadmi Party ( AAP ), the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ), and the Congress. The four Assembly seats went to polls on August 23. The Nandyal election was also being seen as a referendum on TDP-BJP rule, ahead of ...

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  • Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict facing five-game suspension for illegal hit
Bengals LB Vontaze Burfict facing five-game suspension for illegal hit

Schefter added that Burfict is appealing the suspension and will have a hearing next week. The film shows that the hit was legal, that Vontaze engaged his opponent from the front, and that contact was shoulder-to-chest. The last straw for the National Football League was his hit on Antonio Brown in the playoffs, where he came dangerously close t...

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  • Giancarlo Stanton hits 50th home run of the season
Giancarlo Stanton hits 50th home run of the season

Miami , which hasn't been to the postseason since 2003, has won 13 of its last 16 and ended Sunday 4½ games back of the Rockies for the National League's second wild-card spot. Third baseman Kyle Seager and left fielder Ben Gamel also botched balls as the Yankees scored six runs, one earned, in the first inning against Andrew Albers (2-1).

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  • England cricketer Ben Stokes reprimanded
England cricketer Ben Stokes reprimanded

Stoneman said that England's "strong day" could make them favourites, having edged into a slender lead by the close with seven wickets still standing, and suggested that a target of above 200 may prove hard for West Indies to chase in the fourth innings.

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  • Bears lose promising wide receiver Cameron Meredith to knee injury
Bears lose promising wide receiver Cameron Meredith to knee injury

Meredith had his left leg buckle in an unnatural position while being tackled on a reception in the first quarter. It's a big blow for a Bears offense that already had a lot of questions. If you've not seen Cam Meredith's leg injury ... it's gruesome. Cameron Meredith had a breakout season in 2016. The situation doesn't get better, as you g...

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  • Bills culture change is real with Sean McDermott
Bills culture change is real with Sean McDermott

He later entered a pretrial intervention program to have the charge dropped. He later agreed to a plea deal that reduced the charges to traffic tickets. " Anytime it's your premier player like that, it sends a message to the team", Incognito said. "I'm disappointed. We're disappointed. So, we are still going through that process right now".

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  • Giancarlo Stanton, Rhys Hoskins continue power display
Giancarlo Stanton, Rhys Hoskins continue power display

Rookie Rhys Hoskins hit another home run and Cesar Hernandez ripped a three-run triple to back Jerad Eickhoff, helping the Philadelphia Phillies beat the visiting Chicago Cubs 7-1 Friday night. He's also just the fifth different Phillie to a hit a homer in five consecutive games. He'll bat eighth today. The Cubs hope this formula works a...

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  • DeShone Kizer wins Browns starting QB job
DeShone Kizer wins Browns starting QB job

The Browns receiving corps is not good after Corey Coleman . But two concussions and questionable arm strength-which was painfully made more evident vs. Smith will plan for how to handle Kizer this weekend. "We're going to get with DeShone and ride him through this". Indeed, Kizer has shined throughout the preseason, helping lead the Brown...

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  • West Ham boss Bilic makes very worrying admission
West Ham boss Bilic makes very worrying admission

It is now less than a week until the window swings shut, but there is still a large degree of uncertainty about what Newcastle's squad will look like come September 1. Benitez was than asked if he was to be given funds of £15-16m for a single player, and the former Liverpool and Real Madrid boss added: "I don't think so".

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  • Former ironman champion Dean Mercer dies of suspected heart attack
Former ironman champion Dean Mercer dies of suspected heart attack

It's believed the 47-year-old father-of-four had a heart attack in the moments before his auto came off the road and into the fence at Mermaid Waters early on Monday morning. "He was a great champion and a much-loved figure among the athletes", Mr Devlin, a Maroochydore SLSC life member, said after hearing of Mr Mercer's death.

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  • Pliskova plays down pressure of top ranking
Pliskova plays down pressure of top ranking

The woman of the moment and title favourite is Garbine Muguruza, who re-emerged from a hard year following her first grand slam title at the French Open in 2016 to power her way to the Wimbledon trophy. She reached her only Slam final past year at NY. However, the biggest danger once again could be Muguruza. NY is a good fit for the 23-year-old...

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  • Cavaliers eyeing Tatum or Brown as additional compensation
Cavaliers eyeing Tatum or Brown as additional compensation

Boston Globe reporter Adam Himmelsbach said that a source told him that an attempt to renegotiate the trade would be the most likely option if the Cavaliers deem that Thomas isn't healthy enough to pass a physical. So we are at an impasse, and the Celtics are reportedly unwilling to move off of their agreed-upon offer for Irving . He would ...

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  • Cowboys LB Anthony Hitchens will be out 8 weeks
Cowboys LB Anthony Hitchens will be out 8 weeks

The Cowboys had feared after Saturday's preseason game that Hitchens tore his anterior cruciate ligament, which would have ended his season. Scheduled to become a free agent next season, Hitchens was on pace to have a career-year in Dallas.

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  • India crowned Tri Nation-series champion
India crowned Tri Nation-series champion

St Kitts and Nevis are ranked 125 in the world. India won the tri-series with 4 points while St. Kitts finished second with 2 points. "As I've mentioned before we have a long way to go". India had to be content with a 1-1 draw against lower-ranked St Kitts & Nevis after a late equaliser in the 72nd minute by midfielder Amory Gvaune who cancelled ...

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  • Cubs on wrong end of confusing triple play
Cubs on wrong end of confusing triple play

Hoskins continued his historic pace with a first-inning home run that gave him 10 in his first 17 games, marking the fastest a player has reached 10 homers in major league history. Hector Neris worked a flawless ninth for his 16th save in 19 chances. At the plate Williams, Pedro Florimon and Maikel Franco had two hits each for the Phillies , a...

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  • Rookies Leiter Jr., Hoskins help Phillies beat Marlins 8-0
Rookies Leiter Jr., Hoskins help Phillies beat Marlins 8-0

Leiter (2-3) didn't allow a hit until Miguel Rojas doubled to lead off the sixth with a hard chopper that bounded over the head of drawn-in third baseman Maikel Franco . In 2013, facing an entirely different Philadelphia lineup, he went six innings, giving up three runs while striking out five. Nick Williams also homered for the Phillies , w...

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  • Jurgen Klopp Doesn't Feel Champions League Group Spot Has Affected Transfers
Jurgen Klopp Doesn't Feel Champions League Group Spot Has Affected Transfers

I'm itching to see Alexis Sanchez and Alexandre Lacazette get their relationship off to a flyer, and this could be the flawless game for them to showcase just how special a partnership they could form. "But I think what hurt him a lot was to miss the FA Cup Final". Jurgen Klopp has insisted that Liverpool's transfer targets have always been...

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  • Brooke Henderson, Brittany Marchand last Canadians standing at CP Women's Open
Brooke Henderson, Brittany Marchand last Canadians standing at CP Women's Open

Jutanugarn, who has completed only one event in her last five outings due in the main to a shoulder injury, was at the top of her game when she won this event by four shots over Sei Young Kim previous year. To now have them here, basically, in my backyard and to compete against them is pretty cool". Ai Miyazato, 32, who finished more than one previ...

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  • Byron Buxton homers three times against the Blue Jays
Byron Buxton homers three times against the Blue Jays

Norichika Aoki had a solo homer and an RBI single among his three hits for the Blue Jays (61-69). Buxton started the day off with an RBI single in the top of the first inning. Sunday marked Buxton's first career multi-homer game. Gibson was replaced by Trevor Hildenberger with two outs in the seventh. Matt Belisle pitched a ideal bottom of the ...

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