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Sportivo Twitter Goes Crazy as West Indies Stun England to Win 2nd Test
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The 23-year-old Hope had not made a hundred in any of his previous 11 Test matches. With England having set a formidable target - the Windies started the day needing 317 with all wickets intact - on a turning pitch and under cloud cover, the two young batsmen negotiated their testing examinations superbly.

Sportivo Defending champ Kerber out of US Open
Author: 0 Defending champ Kerber out of US Open

Top-seeded Karolina Pliskova faced little resistance in her opening-round match at the U.S. Open on Tuesday in NY. Today, in a tight opening sequence of six consecutive service holds, the first indication of Osaka's peak came when the Japanese player fended off the first break point she saved with a long rally that she finished with a brilliant backhand victor.

Sportivo KC Royals pitcher Danny Duffy cited for DUI
Author: 0 KC Royals pitcher Danny Duffy cited for DUI

It was around 7:35 p.m., when charging documents say Duffy drove his 2015 black Cadillac Escalade through the drive-through of the Burger King near 135th Street and Metcalf. Duffy is expected to appear in Overland Park Municipal Court Tuesday, Sept. 19 at 1 p.m. The Royals do not condone anyone driving under the influence, this is now a legal matter and will allow the process to unfold and will not comment further.

Sportivo Steelers trade for McDonald
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With lingering questions surrounding their secondary and offensive line depth, tight end never seemed to be a high priority for the Steelers. But the Niners have been particularly pleased with rookie George Kittle , whom they drafted in the fifth round this year.

Sportivo Cheeky Daniel Ricciardo's R-rated explanation for Max Verstappen's F1 mechanical problems
Author: 0 Cheeky Daniel Ricciardo's R-rated explanation for Max Verstappen's F1 mechanical problems

The auto, dubbed the RB13 , got its name because it is the 13th vehicle Red Bull has produced since joining F1, but the team used the name as a theme in its preseason marketing. "He's not over-revving it or anything silly". "It's frustrating for this to happen at his home race". "They want to play safe and not to blow the engine, but I prefer that [blowing the engine] than it shuts down the engine and it runs again at the next restart".

Sportivo Warner hits 75 not out as Australia closes in on victory
Author: 0 Warner hits 75 not out as Australia closes in on victory

Smith, Australia's best bet against spin, had reached 25, with Australia still needing 156 for what would be a memorable victory on a pitch where the ball has spun alarmingly and bounced unpredictably. Warner's cut shot found his edge but Soumya Sarkar couldn't secure a tough catch at first slip. Two overs later, Smith was dropped at short leg.

Sportivo Florida State opens as 7-point underdog against Alabama
Author: 0 Florida State opens as 7-point underdog against Alabama

Wow! Fisher is known as one of the best offensive play callers in the game, and consistently has top rated offenses. The Crimson Tide has a returning starter at quarterback for the first time since 2013 in Jalen Hurts , the SEC Offensive Player of the Year as a freshman.

Sportivo Chelsea agree mega fee with Leicester City to sign Danny Drinkwater
Author: 0 Chelsea agree mega fee with Leicester City to sign Danny Drinkwater

Two weeks ago, the Telegraph reported that Leicester had rejected a £15 million bid for Danny Drinkwater, with the 2015-16 Premier League champions unwilling to lower their £40 million estimation of the midfield general. "I am not scared of anyone", he told SFR Sport , as translated by Sky . It can only make you improve. 'It's the competition. It's good, I think every team needs that.

Sportivo Sehwag reveals lesser-known facts about Dhyan Chand on National Sports Day
Author: 0 Sehwag reveals lesser-known facts about Dhyan Chand on National Sports Day

Hence Indian Government made a decision to celebrate his birthday as the National Sports Day. Known for his extraordinary ball control and sublime goal-scoring laurels, Major Dhyan Chand is the most celebrated Indian sportsperson. His contribution to hockey was unparalleled. He said that India is blessed with an vast sporting talent and to harness this potential, they had launched an online Sports Talent Search Portal.

Sportivo Alexis Sanchez leaves Chile training camp to hold Man City talks
Author: 0 Alexis Sanchez leaves Chile training camp to hold Man City talks

Aguero's future at City has been the subject of much speculation in recent times due to the recent arrival of Gabriel Jesus and Arsenal's reported proposal will force Guardiola to consider how much he values the Argentina global. Pep Guardiola was Barcelona manager when Sanchez joined the Catalan club and has remained an admirer of the Chilean, who scored 24 goals and earned 10 assists in the Premier League last season.

Sportivo Man catches fish in flooded Houston living room
Author: 0 Man catches fish in flooded Houston living room

Frankly, you have to see it to believe it. The video, which has been viewed about 25 million times as of Monday morning, shows the man splashing around in knee-high water and chasing after the fish as he belly-flops around the living room.

Sportivo Liverpool v Arsenal: Player Ratings from One sided Affair
Author: 0 Liverpool v Arsenal: Player Ratings from One sided Affair

He wrote, "Blame us, shout at us, criticize us, but I'm also very disappointed about today's game??". A damning critique no doubt, but had he held court longer the Arsenal manager could have given a fuller account of Liverpool's dominance under Jürgen Klopp .

Sportivo Legendary MSU Basketball Coach Jud Heathcote Dies At Age 90
Author: 0 Legendary MSU Basketball Coach Jud Heathcote Dies At Age 90

Heathcote grew into one of the sport's go-to voices, the comedy as welcome as his common sense. Current Spartans coach Tom Izzo was hired by Heathcote as an assistant and succeeded him in 1995. With Johnson as the star, the Spartans beat Larry Bird and Indiana State 75-64 in a classic NCAA championship game matchup in Salt Lake City. It remains the highest rated televised college game in the history of college basketball.

Author: 0 Hamilton wins Belgian GP to trim Vettel's lead to 7 points

I think we have done the biggest improvement and a big step forward. In a normal race we would have had an optimal tire strategy. "It's a tough fight with Ferrari. "Initially that felt like it was a mistake, but in actual fact it was a really good thing because if I'd gone into the last corner with that gap and come out of Turn 1 with that gap, he would have had the momentum, being three or four vehicle lengths behind, to really propel and really be able to get a good tow and come past me".

Sportivo Froome considers world champs after Vuelta a España
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The Sky rider left all of his general classification rivals, bar Alberto Contador, trailing on the category-one climb up Xorret de Cati before a short descent to the finish line to extend his lead over Esteban Chaves to 28 seconds. The four-time Tour de France victor eventually hit the front with 500m remaining and was able to respond when Chaves briefly caught him with 200m to go to maintain a firm grip on the leader's red jersey.

Sportivo Rashford Strikes As United Tame Foxes
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Mourinho attributes United racing out of the blocks to the work they did during their pre-season tour of the United States, where Manchester City , Real Madrid and Barcelona were among their opponents. The "blue wall" was very well organised and I always give credit for that. They were very quiet . "I'm not surprised because if I were there (at Man Utd), I would want to keep a guy like Zlatan in and around the dressing room".

Author: 0 Hamilton marks 200th race with Spa success

Vettel was still showing more pace than Hamilton , even setting the fastest lap of the race on lap 40, but it wasn't enough for the win. "I was waiting for Lewis to make a mistake and he didn't", the German driver said. "We've let them race up until now". "Frustrated, disappointed and just really not happy", he said. "I am very disappointed for the fans who buy an expensive ticket to watch".

Sportivo Belgian GP: Lewis Hamilton cruises to victory with dominant drive in Spa
Author: 0 Belgian GP: Lewis Hamilton cruises to victory with dominant drive in Spa

Vettel kept the pressure on Hamilton but was unable to get past. The one time Vettel attacked was at the Safety Car restart, using ultrasoft tires to challenge Hamilton who was on softs. Then, on the 33 of the 44 lap race, the Force Indias of Perez and Ocon resumed their lack of affection, resulting in Ocon's front wing disintegrating and a rear tyre coming off Perez's auto.

Sportivo PV Sindhu loses women's singles final
Author: 0 PV Sindhu loses women's singles final

Okuhara had lost to Sindhu in the semifinals of the Olympic Games previous year in Rio de Janeiro and the Japanese said she had learnt a lot from that match. "I am upset. In the third game, it was anybody's game at 20-all. I often cry but I am willing to go through that if I can win and play my best". Axelsen became the first European world champion since 1997, but Okuhara ensured Asia retained some grip in the singles, though that was already inevitable in that Indian's Sindhu was her ...

Sportivo Mets' Cespedes (hamstring) out for season
Author: 0 Mets' Cespedes (hamstring) out for season

The captain said that he experienced further shoulder pain after playing in a few games during rehab and is now awaiting a doctor's evaluation before making a decision. Lucie Mets for a handful of games before succumbing to the shoulder pain. Wright, 34, has not played for the Mets since May 2016. Wright will be re-examined sometime this week back in NY, and will hopefully get some type of resolution so both he and the team know what to expect going forward.

Sportivo Premier League Predictions: Anfield woe for Arsenal?
Author: 0 Premier League Predictions: Anfield woe for Arsenal?

Liverpool made one change from their impressive win over Hoffenheim in midweek, with Lorius Karius surprisingly bought in for his first Premier League match of 2017, with Simon Mignolet left out of the squad completely. In yet another game which magnificently revealed Liverpool's array of attacking prowess, it also simultaneously exposed their inability to perform at the other end of the pitch.

Sportivo Muguruza keen to solve US Open puzzle
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Johnson plays Kyle Edmund of Britain in the second round. Marin Cilic, the 2014 US Open champion and last month's Wimbledon runner-up, had not played since losing the All England final to Roger Federer due to an adductor strain. The Spaniard, 23, raced through the first set in 21 minutes as she dominated the American in the Arthur Ashe Stadium at Flushing Meadows. Other matches involving seeded players to finish quickly on Monday's opening day included No.

Sportivo Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express derails near Titwala of Maharashtra
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Six bogies of the Nagpur-Mumbai Duronto Express have derailed near Titwala, on the outskirts of Thane, on Tuesday, ANI reported. However, there was no confirmation of the exact number of people injured. Following these incidents Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu had offered to quit but was told to wait by Prime Minister Narendra Modi . "Under leadership of PM, tried to overcome decades of neglect through systemic reforms in all areas leading to unprecedented investment and milestones", he ...

Sportivo Lions ink Matthew Stafford to largest deal in National Football League history
Author: 0 Lions ink Matthew Stafford to largest deal in National Football League history

The five-year deal will be worth $135 million , per NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, making him the highest-paid player in NFL history. Detroit has been one and done in the postseason in each appearance with Stafford at the helm. However, Stafford's deal will surpass the deal Carr signed this summer. Former Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh set an National Football League record with almost $60 million in immediate guarantees when he signed with the Dolphins as a free agent in 2015.