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  1. Shutdown Countdown: Cowboys need a new formula without DeMarco Murray
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    Shutdown Countdown: Cowboys need a new formula without DeMarco Murray

  2. New Cowboy Greg Hardy donates $300 to help troll the Eagles
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  3. Hall of Fame profile: Vikings C Mick Tingelhoff
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  4. Kendrys Morales avoids tag, scores run with incredible slide
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  5. Rider GM Brendan Taman will ask to fire HC Corey Chamblin - Gary Lawless' source
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    Rider GM Brendan Taman will ask to fire HC Corey Chamblin - Gary Lawless' source

  6. Matt Nieto succumbs to Dark Side with custom Star Wars figurine (Photos)
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  7. UFC 190 live chat and analysis
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  8. Can Tony Romo repeat his 2014 season?
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  9. Sydney Seau will get chance to speak for father at Hall of Fame induction
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  10. Wade Davis allows first homer since 2013, a streak covering 125 2/3 innings
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  11. Puck Daddy's Summer Series: The Anaheim Ducks from A to Z
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  12. Stampeders recover from early 17-0 deficit to edge Alouettes 25-22 Saturday
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  • FA are 'amateurs', says Hull chairman Allam

    FA are 'amateurs', says Hull chairman Allam

    Hull City Chairman Assem Allam labelled the Football Association (FA) "amateurs" after the governing body blocked his attempted rebranding of the second-tier club for a second time. Allam wanted to rename the Championship club Hull Tigers believing … More »

    Reuters - 14 minutes ago
  • Leach takes hat-trick with first three balls of match

    LONDON (Reuters) - Worcestershire bowler Joe Leach claimed a hat-trick with the first three balls of his side's Royal London One-Day Cup match against Northamptonshire on Sunday. Leach had Richard Levi and Rob Keogh caught behind by Ben Cox with the … More »

    Reuters - 14 minutes ago
  • South Sudan becomes Olympic movement's 206th member

    By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - South Sudan became the 206th member of the Olympic family on Friday after the International Olympic Committee approved its inclusion, despite ongoing fighting in the African country. The unanimous … More »

    Reuters - 15 minutes ago
  • 2019 World Cup final venue still undecided after talks

    By Julian Linden KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - World Rugby officials are still undecided about where the 2019 World Cup final will be played after the Japanese government scuttled their proposal to stage the match in Tokyo's new Olympic stadium. The … More »

    Reuters - 22 minutes ago
  • WADA to investigate new doping allegations in athletics

    The World Anti-Doping Agency is alarmed by ''wild allegations'' made by two European media outlets of widespread suspicious drug tests in track and field, and is asking an independent body to investigate. WADA President Craig Reedie said Sunday he … More »

    AP - Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Olympics-South Sudan becomes Olympic movement's 206th member

    (Updates with quotes, details) By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 (Reuters) - South Sudan became the 206th member of the Olympic family on Friday after the International Olympic Committee approved its inclusion, despite ongoing fighting in … More »

    Reuters - 26 minutes ago
  • Hakeem Olajuwon, playing in Africa, gives us one more Dream Shake (Video)

    Hakeem Olajuwon, playing in Africa, gives us one more Dream Shake (Video)

    The 52-year old center tossed in a turnaround jumper over a center born 27 years after him. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 46 minutes ago
  • Myanmar youngster swims alone in personal best time

    By Rod Gilmour KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) - A 12-year-old swimmer from Myanmar was forced to swim alone in the heats of the men's 100 meters breaststroke at the world championships before being roared home by an enthusiastic crowd at the Kazan Arena … More »

    Reuters - 51 minutes ago
  • Swimming-Myanmar youngster swims alone in personal best time

    By Rod Gilmour KAZAN, Russia, Aug 2 (Reuters) - A 12-year-old swimmer from Myanmar was forced to swim alone in the heats of the men's 100 metres breaststroke at the world championships before being roared home by an enthusiastic crowd at the Kazan … More »

    Reuters - 56 minutes ago
  • Stunner: US men miss out on relay final at swim worlds

    Stunner: US men miss out on relay final at swim worlds

    So much for the U.S. swim team's plan to kick off the world championships with a strong performance in the 4x100-meter freestyle relay. The U.S. squad of Jimmy Feigen, Anthony Ervin, Matt Grevers and Conor Dwyer tied Germany to win the final heat … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Gstaad International men's singles final result

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Gstaad International Men's Singles Final on Sunday 3-Dominic Thiem (Austria) beat 1-David Goffin (Belgium) 7-5 6-2 … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
  • Ledecky, Sun make confident start to campaign in Kazan

    Ledecky, Sun make confident start to campaign in Kazan

    By Rod Gilmour KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) - American teenager Katie Ledecky started her bid to defend her three world titles by qualifying fastest for the women's 400 metres freestyle final on the opening morning at the world championships in Russia. … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 18 minutes ago
  • Swimming-World championship women's 4 x 100m freestyle relay heats overview

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Women's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay Heats on Sunday 1. U.S. 3:35.52 Q 2. Australia 3:35.86 Q 3. Netherlands 3:35.91 Q 4. Sweden 3:36.24 Q 5. Canada 3:37.64 Q 5=. China 3:37.64 Q 7. Italy … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 19 minutes ago
  • Swimming-Ledecky, Sun make confident start to campaign in Kazan

    By Rod Gilmour KAZAN, Russia, Aug 2 (Reuters) - American teenager Katie Ledecky started her bid to defend her three world titles by qualifying fastest for the women's 400 metres freestyle final on the opening morning at the world championships in … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 48 minutes ago
  • Selfies and six packs to derail Arsenal's title hopes: Keane

    Selfies and six packs to derail Arsenal's title hopes: Keane

    Arsenal are not capable of winning the Premier League title this season because they have too many players interested in selfies and six packs rather than winning football matches, according to former Manchester United captain Roy Keane. Keane, a … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 10 minutes ago
  • Mtawali named as new Malawi coach

    Ernest Mtawali, once banned by his country for breaking sporting sanctions, has been appointed as coach of Malawi on a one-year renewable contract, the Football Association of Malawi announced. The former midfielder was banned for life for leaving … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 25 minutes ago
  • Paraguay backs Platini for FIFA president

    Paraguay backs Platini for FIFA president

    Paraguay has offered to be one of the official backers of Michel Platini's bid for the FIFA presidency, the country's football association said in a letter sent to FIFA. Candidates for the FIFA presidency have to present the written support of five … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 29 minutes ago
  • Swimming-World championship men's 4 x 100m freestyle relay heats overview

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay Heats on Sunday 1. Russia 3:12.46 Q 2. Brazil 3:13.99 Q 3. Italy 3:14.44 Q 4. France 3:14.53 Q 5. Japan 3:14.76 Q 6. Canada 3:15.00 Q 7. Poland 3:15.18 Q … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 31 minutes ago
  • Sport rocked by "wild" doping allegations

    By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The world of athletics was rocked on Sunday by "wild" doping allegations involving hundreds of suspect blood samples, just as global sports leaders were meeting in Malaysia. International Olympic … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 31 minutes ago
  • John Isner on course for Atlanta Open hat-trick

    Big-serving American John Isner and Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis will meet in the final of the Atlanta Open after hard-fought three-set semi-final victories on Saturday. Top seed Isner stayed on track for his third consecutive Atlanta title when he … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 33 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Baku Cup women's singles final result

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Result from the Baku Cup Women's Singles Final on Sunday Margarita Gasparyan (Russia) beat Patricia Tig (Romania) 6-3 5-7 6-0 … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 39 minutes ago
  • Swimming-World championship women's 100m butterfly heats overview

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Women's 100m Butterfly Heats on Sunday 1. Sarah Sjoestroem (Sweden) 56.47 Q 2. Jeanette Ottesen (Denmark) 57.79 Q 3. Inge Dekker (Netherlands) 57.82 Q 4. Lu Ying (China) 57.84 Q 5. … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 46 minutes ago
  • Bangladesh to host Australia for first tests in nine years

    Bangladesh will host Australia for two tests in October in the first series between the two countries in nine years, the Bangladesh Cricket Board said on Sunday. Australia won both matches the last time they played Bangladesh in 2006 and this … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 59 minutes ago
  • Beale standing in the Wallabies wings waiting for his part

    By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) - Kurtley Beale is back at 100 percent fitness but still waiting to discover what role Wallabies coach Michael Cheika wants him to play in next weekend's Rugby Championship decider against the All Blacks and … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Swimming-World championship men's 100m breaststroke heats overview

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Men's 100m Breaststroke Heats on Sunday 1. Adam Peaty (Britain) 58.52 Q 2. Cameron van der Burgh (South Africa) 58.59 Q 3. Dmitriy Balandin (Kazakhstan) 59.38 Q 4. Ross Murdoch … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Rain washes out play for third straight day in Dhaka

    The entire fourth day's play in the second and final test between Bangladesh and South Africa was wiped out on Sunday due to rain and a wet outfield, pushing the match towards an inevitable draw. Heavy downpours also ruined the entire second and … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Athletics-Sport rocked by "wild" doping allegations

    * WADA orders investigation * More than 800 "highly suggestive" or "abnormal" test results (Recasts with quotes) By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 2 (Reuters) - The world of athletics was rocked on Sunday by "wild" doping allegations … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Korean Ko and Taiwanese Lu share Turnberry lead

    Korean Ko and Taiwanese Lu share Turnberry lead

    South Korean Ko Jin-young and Teresa Lu of Taiwan shared the lead after the third round of the Women's British Open at Turnberry on Saturday. Both players carded three-under-par 69s to finish level on 208, eight under, one ahead of overnight leader … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Swimming-World championship women's 400m freestyle heats overview

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Women's 400m Freestyle Heats on Sunday 1. Katie Ledecky (U.S.) 4:01.73 Q 2. Jessica Ashwood (Australia) 4:04.47 Q 3. Sharon van Rouwendaal (Netherlands) 4:05.02 Q 4. Lauren Boyle (New … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Thrilling one-wicket win hands Pakistan T20 series

    Thrilling one-wicket win hands Pakistan T20 series

    Pakistan ended their tour of Sri Lanka with a dramatic one-wicket victory in the second Twenty20 on Saturday to complete a 2-0 series win, having also triumphed in the test and ODI encounters. The tourists, chasing a target of 173, slumped to 40 … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Bad weather, broken speaker disrupt synchronised swimming

    By Rod Gilmour KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) - Judges were forced to wear rain jackets and hold umbrellas and an underwater speaker broke during Russia’s gold-medal winning routine as bad weather and technical problems disrupted the synchronised swimming … More »

    Reuters - 3 hours ago
  • Athletes shrug off pollution issues at Rio Olympic test

    The first day of the triathlon world championship event saw para-athletes swim in the Atlantic waters and bike and run in the streets nearby. "I'm not concerned about the water," said Alison Patrick, a blind British athlete who won the P-5 women's' … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Merritt, Chappell share lead, Tiger slips back

    Merritt, Chappell share lead, Tiger slips back

    (Reuters) - Americans Troy Merritt and Kevin Chappell, both looking for their first PGA Tour wins, shared a one-shot lead after Saturday's third round of the Quicken Loans National, while tournament host Tiger Woods fell from contention. Merritt … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Isner on course for Atlanta Open hat-trick

    Isner on course for Atlanta Open hat-trick

    (Reuters) - Big-serving American John Isner and Cypriot Marcos Baghdatis will meet in the final of the Atlanta Open after hard-fought three-set semi-final victories on Saturday. Top seed Isner stayed on track for his third consecutive Atlanta title … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Pole Wlodarczyk sets hammer world record

    Pole Wlodarczyk sets hammer world record

    (Reuters) - Poland's Anita Wlodarczyk set a world record in the women's hammer with a throw of 81.08 metres at the Festival of Throwers meeting in Cetniewo, Poland on Saturday, breaking the 80-metre barrier for the first time. … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Swimming-World championship men's 50m butterfly heats overview

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Men's 50m Butterfly Heats on Sunday 1. Florent Manaudou (France) 23.15 Q 2. Laszlo Cseh (Hungary) 23.32 Q 3. Rafael Munoz (Spain) 23.36 Q 4. Konrad Czerniak (Poland) 23.38 Q 5. Joseph … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Leaked IAAF data reveals hundreds of abnormal blood tests - report

    By Karolos Grohmann KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Athletics looks set to be plunged into a new doping crisis after IAAF test data leaked to two news organisations showed hundreds of suspect samples from athletes, including Olympic and world championship … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • South African Sexwale may run for FIFA presidency

    South African Sexwale may run for FIFA presidency

    By Simon Evans ZURICH (Reuters) - South African businessman and former political prisoner Tokyo Sexwale is considering running for president of world football's scandal-hit governing body FIFA, a spokesman told Reuters on Saturday. "Mr Sexwale has … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • "Shocked" Rudisha beaten in trials for world championships

    "Shocked" Rudisha beaten in trials for world championships

    Kenya's Olympic 800 metres champion David Rudisha suffered his first loss on home soil as a senior runner, but his second place at the Kenyan trials on Saturday was enough to make the team for the world championships in Beijing this month. Rudisha, … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago
  • Swimming-World championship women's 200m individual medley heats overview

    Aug 2 (Infostrada Sports) - Overview from the World championship Women's 200m Individual Medley Heats on Sunday 1. Katinka Hosszu (Hungary) 2:07.30 Q 2. Siobhan-Marie O'Connor (Britain) 2:08.82 Q 3. Kanako Watanabe (Japan) 2:10.37 Q 4. Sydney … More »

    Reuters - 4 hours ago