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  1. Tennis legend Jimmy Connors has a whole lot to say to Genie Bouchard
    Stephanie Myles

    Tennis legend Jimmy Connors has a whole lot to say to Genie Bouchard

  2. The fight that boxing is supposed to be about
    Kevin Iole

    The fight that boxing is supposed to be about

  3. Expert Fantasy Football advice from National Draft Day 2015
    Yahoo Sports Staff

    Expert Fantasy Football advice from National Draft Day 2015

  4. More preseason injuries: Three Packers injured, including Randall Cobb
    Eric Edholm

    More preseason injuries: Three Packers injured, including Randall Cobb

  5. Jets center Nick Mangold helps police arrest five car burglars
    Kristian Dyer

    Jets center Nick Mangold helps police arrest five car burglars

  6. NFL Preseason Blitz: Tim Tebow tries his new role for red-hot Eagles
    Frank Schwab

    NFL Preseason Blitz: Tim Tebow tries his new role for red-hot Eagles

  7. Sources: John Daly taken to hospital for evaluation
    Pat Forde

    Sources: John Daly taken to hospital for evaluation

  8. Superb second half leads to Stampeders' 36-8 stomping of Bombers
    Andrew Bucholtz

    Superb second half leads to Stampeders' 36-8 stomping of Bombers

  9. Hat trick! Edwin Encarnacion hits three homers, drives in nine in Jays win
    Mark Townsend

    Hat trick! Edwin Encarnacion hits three homers, drives in nine in Jays win

  10. Falcons, Julio Jones reportedly agree to massive five-year extension
    Eric Edholm

    Falcons, Julio Jones reportedly agree to massive five-year extension

  11. EJ Manuel, Tyrod Taylor shred Steelers, adding intrigue to Bills QB battle
    Eric Edholm

    EJ Manuel, Tyrod Taylor shred Steelers, adding intrigue to Bills QB battle

  12. Steve Smith ejected for fighting, then watches rest of game with oldest son
    Eric Edholm

    Steve Smith ejected for fighting, then watches rest of game with oldest son

  • Baseball-Highlights of Saturday's MLB games

    Aug 30 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Saturday's Major League Baseball games: - - - Blue Jays 15, Tigers 1 Edwin Encarnacion hit three home runs, had nine RBIs and extended his hitting streak to a major-league-best 24 games as the Toronto Blue … More »

    Reuters - 2 hours 26 minutes ago
  • Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    Bart Cummings, one of Australia's most successful and celebrated horse racing trainers, died on Sunday, aged 87. "His final moments were spent with his family and wife of 61 years, Valmae, with whom he celebrated their anniversary on Friday," … More »

    Reuters - 15 minutes ago
  • Dodgers score 4 runs in 7th to beat Cubs 5-2

    Dodgers score 4 runs in 7th to beat Cubs 5-2

    Andre Ethier singled in a pair of go-ahead runs in the seventh inning, helping the Dodgers rally past the Chicago Cubs 5-2 Saturday night for their fifth consecutive victory. The Dodgers have their third winning streak of five or more games for the … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game

    Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game

    A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. Lt. Charles Hampton of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit confirmed … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • Horse racing-Legendary trainer Cummings dies aged 87

    * Cummings dies in his sleep aged 87 * Cummings trained record 12 Melbourne Cup winners * Tributes flow in from the racing world (Adds tribute from Australian Prime Minister) SYDNEY, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Bart Cummings, one of Australia's most … More »

    Reuters - 18 minutes ago
  • Manning on the run in Denver's 19-12 win over 49ers

    Manning on the run in Denver's 19-12 win over 49ers

    Sure, Peyton Manning said, he'd like to have played more this summer - and better. ''I think we can still win games as we're developing the identity,'' Manning said Saturday night when Denver rode its stifling defense and good ground game to a … More »

    AP - Sports - 18 minutes ago
  • Dynamo stun nine-man Whitecaps 2-0

    Dynamo stun nine-man Whitecaps 2-0

    (Reuters) - Ricardo Clark and Raul Rodriguez scored for Houston Dynamo to lead them to a 2-0 victory over the Vancouver Whitecaps in the Major League Soccer on Saturday. The Whitecaps played with just nine men for about 30 minutes as Kendall Watson … More »

    Reuters - 18 minutes ago
  • Fan dies after falling from upper deck during Atlanta Braves game at Turner Field

    Fan dies after falling from upper deck during Atlanta Braves game at Turner Field

    A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. Lt. Charles Hampton of the Atlanta Police Department homicide unit confirmed … More »

    The Canadian Press - 19 minutes ago
  • Dibaba sprints to thrilling marathon win in Beijing

    Dibaba sprints to thrilling marathon win in Beijing

    Ethiopia's Mare Dibaba won the women's marathon at the world athletics championships after a thrilling sprint finish along the home straight of the Beijing National Stadium on Sunday. The 25-year-old Dibaba out-kicked Kenya's Helah Kiprop to win … More »

    Reuters - 29 minutes ago
  • Bradley, Altidore lead Toronto by Impact

    Bradley, Altidore lead Toronto by Impact

    Michael Bradley and Jozy Altidore scored and Toronto FC beat the Montreal Impact 2-1 on Saturday to match their franchise season record with 11 victories. Toronto (11-10-4) also won 11 games last year when it went 11-15-8. Montreal fired coach … More »

    AP - Sports - 31 minutes ago
  • Lance Lynn carves up Giants, injures ankle in Cardinals win

    Lance Lynn carves up Giants, injures ankle in Cardinals win

    The Stew's daily recap looks at Lance Lynn's bittersweet days and another strong outing for Mike Fiers. … More »

    Big League Stew - 33 minutes ago
  • Impact fire coach Klopas

    Impact fire coach Klopas

    MONTREAL (AP) -- The Montreal Impact fired coach Frank Klopas early Sunday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 33 minutes ago
  • Brazil defeats US men 3-1 in the USA Volleyball Cup

    IRVINE, Calif. (AP) -- Ricardo Lucarelli's ace for match point gave top-ranked Brazil a 3-1 victory over the United States on Saturday night in the final match of the USA Volleyball Cup. … More »

    AP - Sports - 36 minutes ago
  • Lynn goes through pain to gain first win over Giants

    Lynn goes through pain to gain first win over Giants

    (The Sports Xchange) - Lance Lynn went through the pain barrier to beat the Giants in a regular-season game for the first time on Saturday, shutting out San Francisco on six hits before spraining his right ankle in the eighth inning of a 6-0 victory … More »

    Reuters - 41 minutes ago
  • Montreal Impact fire head coach Frank Klopas, name Mauro Biello as interim

    MONTREAL - The Montreal Impact fired head coach Frank Klopas early Sunday morning. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 41 minutes ago
  • Sugar Shane Mosley stops Mayorga in 6th round of rematch

    INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) -- Sugar Shane Mosley stopped Ricardo Mayorga late in the sixth round Saturday night, winning a rematch between the veteran fighters. … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Lynn goes through pain to gain first win over Giants

    Lance Lynn went through the pain barrier to beat the Giants in a regular-season game for the first time on Saturday, shutting out San Francisco on six hits before spraining his right ankle in the eighth inning of a 6-0 victory for the St Louis … More »

    Reuters - 46 minutes ago
  • The fight that boxing is supposed to be about

    The fight that boxing is supposed to be about

    Leo Santa Cruz and Abner Mares engaged in a serious throwdown Saturday. Let's hope boxing makes it happen again. … More »

    Yahoo Sports - 47 minutes ago
  • Seager hits 2-run HR, Mariners hold on to beat White Sox 7-6

    Seager hits 2-run HR, Mariners hold on to beat White Sox 7-6

    The Seattle Mariners jumped out to a big lead, then did just enough to hold on for a win. Kyle Seager hit a two-run home run during a three-run first inning and the Mariners withstood Chicago's late rally to beat the White Sox 7-6 Saturday night. … More »

    AP - Sports - 50 minutes ago
  • Athletics--Dibaba sprints to thrilling marathon win in Beijing

    (Adds details, quotes) BEIJING, Aug 30 (Reuters) - Ethiopia's Mare Dibaba won the women's marathon at the world athletics championships after a thrilling sprint finish along the home straight of the Beijing National Stadium on Sunday. The … More »

    Reuters - 55 minutes ago
  • Encarnacion gets NHL tribute in three-homer display

    Encarnacion gets NHL tribute in three-homer display

    The hats were thrown on the field by Blue Jays fans -- the traditional hockey tribute when a player scores three goals -- after Encarnacion hit his third home run of the game and third grand slam of the season in the seventh inning. The three home … More »

    Reuters - 56 minutes ago
  • Serena, Djokovic in first-day action at U.S. Open

    Serena, Djokovic in first-day action at U.S. Open

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top-seeded world number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic help launch the U.S. Open tennis championships on Monday's opening day of the year's final grand slam. Australian Open and Wimbledon champion Djokovic closes the … More »

    Reuters - 57 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Encarnacion gets NHL tribute in three-homer display

    The hats were thrown on the field by Blue Jays fans -- the traditional hockey tribute when a player scores three goals -- after Encarnacion hit his third home run of the game and third grand slam of the season in the seventh inning. The three home … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 2 minutes ago
  • Packers WR Cobb injures shoulder

    Packers WR Cobb injures shoulder

    Injuries are piling up in the preseason for the Green Bay Packers. Receiver Randall Cobb was the latest star to get hurt. Shaking off rust, quarterback Sam Bradford was 10 of 10 for 121 yards and three touchdowns in his most extensive action in … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • Orlando City draws on Fire's own goal

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Orlando City SC capitalized on Chicago's own goal to tie the Fire 1-1 on Sunday night in a game delayed by lightning and rain. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
  • Fan killed in fall during Yankees' win over Braves

    Fan killed in fall during Yankees' win over Braves

    Rookie Luis Severino earned praise from both clubhouses following another win for the New York Yankees. Severino allowed four hits in six shutout innings, leading the Yankees over the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Saturday night. ''It doesn't seem to … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
  • Leo Santa Cruz beats Abner Mares by majority decision

    Leo Santa Cruz beats Abner Mares by majority decision

    With his hometown crowd going crazy and Abner Mares charging right at him from the opening bell, Leo Santa Cruz really wanted to brawl. Santa Cruz survived and thrived when he returned to the skill that made him the unofficial king of L.A. boxing. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 4 minutes ago
  • Hauschka kicks 60-yard field goal to give Seahawks 16-15 win

    Hauschka kicks 60-yard field goal to give Seahawks 16-15 win

    Facing a 60-yard field goal attempt on a steamy evening with 16 seconds left and his Seattle Seahawks trailing by two, Steven Hauschka's mindset was to just swing away. Hauschka said he kicked a 65-yarder in practice during training camp. ''It … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 10 minutes ago
  • Fan dies after fall in Atlanta stadium

    Fan dies after fall in Atlanta stadium

    "We have received confirmation that the fan involved in an accident at this evening's game has passed away," the Braves said in a statement after the game. A reporter covering the game for Fox News described the incident on-air, telling viewers … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • Baseball-Fan dies after fall in Atlanta stadium

    * Third death from fan fall at Turner Field * No one else hurt in incident that happened in seventh inning (adds details) Aug 29 (Reuters) - A baseball fan died on Saturday after falling from the upper level of the stands during a game between … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 15 minutes ago
  • Vogt atones for mistakes, leads A's past Arizona 3-2

    Vogt atones for mistakes, leads A's past Arizona 3-2

    A night after his mistakes led to another Oakland loss, Stephen Vogt found redemption at the plate. Vogt hit a splashdown homer into the Chase Field swimming pool and drove in three runs as the Athletics beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 on … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 17 minutes ago
  • Votto's 9th-inning HR lifts Reds over Brewers 12-9

    Votto's 9th-inning HR lifts Reds over Brewers 12-9

    Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price was going to take a win any way it came. Joey Votto put Cincinnati ahead with a two-run home run in the ninth inning and the Reds came back to beat the Milwaukee Brewers 12-9 Saturday. The team led 6-1 before … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 25 minutes ago
  • Saturday's Scoreboard

    Saturday's Games … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 26 minutes ago
  • Luck gets first TD pass of preseason, Colts beat Rams 24-14

    Luck gets first TD pass of preseason, Colts beat Rams 24-14

    It was that kind of game for the Colts, who didn't exactly find their stride but had enough to beat the St. Louis Rams 24-14 on Saturday night. ''We should execute preseason, regular season, if we're lucky enough, postseason,'' Luck said. Luck … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 39 minutes ago
  • Gomes' grand slam caps big inning as Indians beat Angels 8-3

    Gomes' grand slam caps big inning as Indians beat Angels 8-3

    The Cleveland Indians sponsored a Yan Gomes jersey give-away Saturday night. Gomes' eighth-inning grand slam capped a five-run rally and the Indians defeated the Los Angeles Angels 8-3. ''I realized there were a bunch of Gomes jerseys out there,'' … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 40 minutes ago
  • Rangers top O's, increase wild-card lead

    Rangers top O's, increase wild-card lead

    Bobby Wilson took it personally when the Orioles intentionally walked Will Venable ahead of him. Wilson lined a tiebreaking double with two out in the sixth inning as the Texas Rangers beat the Baltimore Orioles 4-3 on Saturday night. Elvis Andrus … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 42 minutes ago
  • Daly hospitalised after on-course collapse: reports

    Daly hospitalised after on-course collapse: reports

    (Reuters) - Two-time major winner John Daly was hospitalised on Saturday after the 49-year-old American collapsed on the course while playing in a minor tournament in Mississippi, according to local media reports. Daly underwent tests at the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 42 minutes ago
  • Daly hospitalized after on-course collapse: reports

    Daly hospitalized after on-course collapse: reports

    (Reuters) - Two-time major winner John Daly was hospitalized on Saturday after the 49-year-old American collapsed on the course while playing in a minor tournament in Mississippi, according to local media reports. Daly underwent tests at the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 43 minutes ago
  • Mare Dibaba wins close women's marathon race at worlds

    Mare Dibaba wins close women's marathon race at worlds

    Mare Dibaba gets asked all the time if she's related to Ethiopian great Tirunesh Dibaba. Mare Dibaba captured the first women's marathon gold for Ethiopia at the world championships Sunday, holding off Helah Kiprop of Kenya in a race that was … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 46 minutes ago
  • Golf-Daly hospitalised after on-course collapse - reports

    Two-time major winner John Daly was hospitalised on Saturday after the 49-year-old American collapsed on the course while playing in a minor tournament in Mississippi, according to local media reports. Daly underwent tests at the hospital in … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 47 minutes ago