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Marc Márquez Continues Dominance With British Grand Prix Win

published about 11 hours ago
Marc Márquez Continues Dominance With British Grand Prix Win
The Spanish motorcycle rider Marc Márquez, 21, is a phenomenon known for his aggressive racing techniques, but he has maintained a humble off-track persona.

On College Football: A Donor’s Passion Animates the Gamecocks’ Success

published about 11 hours ago
On College Football: A Donor’s Passion Animates the Gamecocks’ Success
Joe Rice, a South Carolina alumnus who has donated about $5 million to the university’s athletic program, and other boosters could become more essential as a result of the O’Bannon ruling and increased major-conference autonomy.

Bears' special teams need work before opener

published about 11 hours ago
Bears' special teams need work before opener
Week 1 of the NFL regular season has arrived, a daunting prospect for a Bears special teams unit that struggled in many areas during exhibition games. The list of questions facing coordinator Joe DeCamillis is long, and there isn't much time to find answers.

Millionaire Chess to Hit Las Vegas, in Gambit to Raise Game’s Profile With Big Prizes

published about 11 hours ago
Millionaire Chess to Hit Las Vegas, in Gambit to Raise Game’s Profile With Big Prizes
The tournament is intended to be the first step in a multiyear plan to organize and run tournaments with big prize funds.

AP Source: Chiefs' Smith Agrees to 4-Yr Extension

published about 11 hours ago
Person familiar with deal says Chiefs, QB Alex Smith agree to 4-year, $68M contract extension


Sports Briefing | Basketball: U.S. Rallies Over Turkey in World Cup Rematch

published about 7 hours ago
Sports Briefing | Basketball: U.S. Rallies Over Turkey in World Cup Rematch
Kenneth Faried scored 22 points, Anthony Davis added all of his 19 in the second half, and the United States rebounded from an uncharacteristic halftime ... more

Report: Rockets to get Terry in deal with Kings

published about 9 hours ago
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Houston Rockets will acquire guard Jason Terry in a trade with Sacramento.

Report: Rockets to acquire Terry from Kings

published about 9 hours ago
A person with knowledge of the deal says the Houston Rockets will acquire guard Jason Terry in a trade with Sacramento.

Grizzlies cut loose Jamaal Franklin

published about 10 hours ago
The Memphis Grizzlies have waived guard Jamaal Franklin.
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National Football League Roundup

published about 8 hours ago
San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested and charged with felony domestic violence early Sunday morning.

N.F.L. Roundup: 49ers’ Ray McDonald Is Arrested on Felony Domestic Violence Charges

published about 10 hours ago
N.F.L. Roundup: 49ers’ Ray McDonald Is Arrested on Felony Domestic Violence Charges
The allegations concerning McDonald, a defensive end, came days after the N.F.L. announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence.

Chiefs Sign Quarterback Smith to Contract Extension

published about 10 hours ago
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, a Pro Bowl selection in 2013, signed a long-term contract extension with the National Football League (NFL) team on ... more

Sam's League Dream Still in Limbo After Clearing Waivers

published about 11 hours ago
Defensive end Michael Sam's quest to become the first openly gay player in the National Football League (NFL) remained in limbo on Sunday after his ... more

AP Source: Chiefs' Smith Agrees to 4-Yr Extension

published about 11 hours ago
When he was traded to the Kansas City Chiefs last offseason, quarterback Alex Smith professed his admiration for coach Andy Reid and his excitement at ... more

Sports Briefing | Hockey: Rangers Add College Star

published Wed, Aug 20 2014 23:38 GMT
The Hobey Baker Award finalist Kevin Hayes agreed to terms on a free-agent contract with the Rangers.

Sports Briefing | Hockey: N.H.L. Concussion Lawsuits Consolidated

published Tue, Aug 19 2014 22:13 GMT
A federal panel ruled that all concussion-related lawsuits brought by retired N.H.L. players would be consolidated into a single suit and heard by the United ... more

Settlement May Be Near in Career-Ending Attack That Has Shadowed N.H.L.

published Tue, Aug 19 2014 21:36 GMT
Settlement May Be Near in Career-Ending Attack That Has Shadowed N.H.L.
One of the most violent on-ice events in N.H.L. history seemed headed to resolution, as lawyers prepared a settlement to a $68 million lawsuit brought ... more

Islanders Owner Announces Sale

published Tue, Aug 19 2014 14:10 GMT
The Islanders announced Tuesday that the team is being sold to a former Washington Capitals co-owner and a London-based investor.

Sidney Crosby, on Mend, Returns to Basics at ‘Hockey School’

published Sat, Aug 16 2014 10:25 GMT
Sidney Crosby, on Mend, Returns to Basics at ‘Hockey School’
Crosby, the Pittsburgh Penguins’ captain and the N.H.L.’s reigning most valuable player, said Friday that he was pleased with the way his wrist had responded ... more

Indians-Royals Game Suspended in 10th Inning

published about 6 hours ago
The race for the AL Central title got another wrinkle Sunday night when Cleveland's game at Kansas City was suspended in the 10th inning.

Roundup: Grand Slam by Hardy Lifts Orioles Over Twins

published about 8 hours ago
Baltimore’s J. J. Hardy hit the fourth grand slam of his career, and Nelson Cruz added his 35th homer, which leads the major leagues, in ... more

Major League Baseball Roundup

published about 8 hours ago
The Oakland A's acquired slugger Adam Dunn from the Chicago White Sox.

Wood Whiffs 12 as Gattis, Braves Nip Marlins 1-0

published about 11 hours ago
Alex Wood struck out 12 in eight dominant innings and Evan Gattis homered to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Sunday.

Ackley Homers, 4 RBIs Sent Mariners Over Nationals

published about 11 hours ago
Dustin Ackley homered and drove in four runs and the Seattle Mariners averted a three-game sweep, overcoming a pair of home runs by Bryce Harper ... more

Radamel Falcao to sign for Manchester United in £12m season-long loan

published less than 1 hour ago
Radamel Falcao to sign for Manchester United in £12m season-long loan
Manchester United have won the race to sign Radamel Falcao from Monaco on a one-year loan. The striker will cost the Old Trafford club £12million.

Alexis Sanchez becomes 100th Arsenal player to score in Premier League

published less than 1 hour ago
Alexis Sanchez becomes 100th Arsenal player to score in Premier League
As Alexis Sanchez celebrated his first Premier League goal against Leicester on Sunday afternoon, he probably wasn't aware of its significance.

Fernando Torres breaks AC Milan medical records after sealing move from Chelsea

published less than 1 hour ago
Fernando Torres breaks AC Milan medical records after sealing move from Chelsea
Fernando Torres' supreme fitness helped him break all previous records when undergoing his AC MIlan medical, boss Filippo Inzaghi has revealed.

Ron Vlaar and Matija Nastasic targets for Arsenal as Gunners eye centre half

published less than 1 hour ago
Ron Vlaar and Matija Nastasic targets for Arsenal as Gunners eye centre half
Arsenal want to snap up a central defender before the transfer deadline - with Aston Villa's Ron Vlaar a surprise target.

Diego Costa's explosive start to life with Chelsea in the Premier League is better than Sergio Aguero, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Didier Drogba, Luis Suarez and Fernando Torres

published less than 1 hour ago
Diego Costa's explosive start to life with Chelsea in the Premier League is better than Sergio Aguero, Ruud van Nistelrooy, Didier Drogba, Luis Suarez and Fernando Torres
Jose Mourinho craved a striker and, without a doubt, the Chelsea manager got one when he pulled £32million out and got Diego Costa in return.

Aviva Prem is world's best- Hibbard

published about 4 hours ago
Wales and British and Irish Lions hooker Richard Hibbard believes he will improve by playing in the Aviva Premiership.

Wickets tumble for Durham and Notts

published about 16 hours ago
Fourteen wickets fall on day one between Durham and Nottinghamshire at Chester-Le-Street.

Yorkshire start well in Roses match

published about 17 hours ago
Championship leaders Yorkshire bowl out Lancashire for 278 on the opening day of the Roses match at Old Trafford.

Clarke fifty gives Warwickshire edge

published about 17 hours ago
An unbroken century stand between Rikki Clarke and Keith Barker puts Warwickshire in a strong position on the opening day against Middlesex.

Willey wickets undermine Somerset

published about 17 hours ago
David Willey takes 4-64 as Northants bowl out Somerset for 314 on day one at Taunton, before reaching 39-0 at stumps.

Henley Leads a Large Chasing Pack at Deutsche Bank

published about 4 hours ago
Russell Henley either was playing down his chances or looking at Rory McIlroy's name high on the leaderboard in the Deutsche Bank Championship.
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Sports Briefing | Golf: Hennie Otto Wins Italian Open

published about 7 hours ago
Hennie Otto of South Africa held on to claim a second Italian Open victory by two shots in Turin.
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Golf Capsules

published about 9 hours ago
Russell Henley made five birdies in a seven-hole stretch Sunday on his way to a 6-under 65, giving him a one-shot lead in the Deutsche ... more
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Ernst Wins LPGA's Portland Classic in Playoff

published about 9 hours ago
Austin Ernst won the LPGA Tour's Portland Classic on Sunday with a par on the first hole of a playoff against South Korea's I.K. Kim.
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A Torrid Round May Alter Some Ryder Cup Plans

published about 10 hours ago
A Torrid Round May Alter Some Ryder Cup Plans
Chris Kirk, ranked 14th in Ryder Cup points, shot a 64 at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Sunday, and he could improve his chances to ... more
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Wickets tumble for Durham and Notts

published about 16 hours ago
Fourteen wickets fall on day one between Durham and Nottinghamshire at Chester-Le-Street.

Yorkshire start well in Roses match

published about 17 hours ago
Championship leaders Yorkshire bowl out Lancashire for 278 on the opening day of the Roses match at Old Trafford.

Clarke fifty gives Warwickshire edge

published about 17 hours ago
An unbroken century stand between Rikki Clarke and Keith Barker puts Warwickshire in a strong position on the opening day against Middlesex.

Willey wickets undermine Somerset

published about 17 hours ago
David Willey takes 4-64 as Northants bowl out Somerset for 314 on day one at Taunton, before reaching 39-0 at stumps.

Morris best boosts Worcestershire

published about 17 hours ago
Worcestershire paceman Charlie Morris takes four wickets as the Division Two leaders fight back against Derbyshire.
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