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Sportivo Korea Republic miss chance to qualify against 10-man Iran
Author: 0 Korea Republic miss chance to qualify against 10-man Iran

Unbeaten Iran (20 points) have already booked their tickets to Russian Federation as group winners, while Korea (13) have Uzbekistan (12), who play China today, breathing down their necks. "Son is the kind of player that the world wants to see in the World Cup". Shin Tae-yong, who was taking charge of Korea for the first time since replacing the fired Uli Stielike in July, was confident his side would still take second place.

Sportivo Suspect in NC traffic stop dives into ocean, swims to evade cops
Author: 0 Suspect in NC traffic stop dives into ocean, swims to evade cops

The Surf City Fire Department and North Topsail Police Department also aided in the operation. A man tried to escape arrest on foot before swimming more than a mile out to sea. The drone lost sight of him after an hour, more than 4,000 feet (1,219 meters) offshore. "At that point, the operation became a rescue operation", said a statement from Surf City Police.

Sportivo Appeal hearing for Cowboys' Elliott over after 2-plus days
Author: 0 Appeal hearing for Cowboys' Elliott over after 2-plus days

The league also mentioned an incident where Elliott pulled down a woman's shirt at a Dallas St. Patrick's Day parade, but officials said the incident wasn't considered when the suspension was issued. The appeal began Tuesday and Henderson is expected to come to a quick decision, perhaps as early as Monday. The NFL's 2016 rushing leader was suspended after the league concluded that he used physical force last summer in OH against his girlfriend at the time.

Sportivo Beyoncé, Kevin Hart, Bun B and More Pledge to Aid Houston
Author: 0 Beyoncé, Kevin Hart, Bun B and More Pledge to Aid Houston

Reports are surfacing that the city has received over 30 inches of rain with more on the way, and with at least 10 deaths already reported , celebrities are stepping up to help in any way they can. "At this point, it's a serious matter". Houston has truly been a home to me over the last 8 years. He added the caption: I'm calling this the Hurricane Harvey Relief Challenge.Lets go @therock @ beyonce @chrisrock Jay Z Dave Chappelle @jerryseinfeild @iamsteveharveytv @justintimberlake ...

Sportivo US Open: Roger Federer beats Mikhail Youzhny in five-set thriller
Author: 0 US Open: Roger Federer beats Mikhail Youzhny in five-set thriller

Federer eventually prevailed 4-6, 6-2, 6-1, 1-6, 6-4 in two hours and 37 minutes in a topsy-turvy encounter that raised further doubts about Federer's chances for an unprecedented sixth US Open title in the Open era. However, Tiafoe, aiming for a maiden match victory at the US Open , was then unable to extend the contest when he failed to hold serve, netting a final forehand.

Sportivo France striker scores sensational left-footed volley during rout of woeful Dutch
Author: 0 France striker scores sensational left-footed volley during rout of woeful Dutch

Didier Deschamps requested his team men to play without any stress in head and also asked them to be clam as well as without fear while playing against to the Holland. Like the same, Netherlands having three wins and two losses in the last five matches. Paris St-Germain right-back Meunier also provided four assists, setting up two of Manchester United striker Lukaku's three goals, while Chelsea's Eden Hazard also scored on his return from an ankle injury.

Author: 0 Sports teams, players pitching in for Harvey aide

The Texans have been in the Dallas area since early Sunday morning after flying directly from their preseason game in New Orleans on Saturday night. "I think it's the right decision", Watt told reporters of the decision to cancel the game. "That's what this country is about, is helping each other when we're down, lifting each other up when we're down".

Sportivo ESPN College Football Analyst Quits Over Dangers
Author: 0 ESPN College Football Analyst Quits Over Dangers

He discusses in the rest of the Times interview his experience on the field, stressing the potential for brain injury, and some of his ideas for ensuring safety in football. "I'm leaving a job that's great". He told the Times that brain health is "as personal as it gets" for him, citing the suicide of former teammate Dave Duerson, who was posthumously found to have CTE, the debilitating brain disease found in many former players.

Sportivo Chamara Kapugedera doubtful for fourth ODI
Author: 0 Chamara Kapugedera doubtful for fourth ODI

The wicketkeeper-batsman continued thwart Lanka with his cool and collected approach. Stand-in captain Chamara Kapugedera's has been ruled out of the remainder of ODI series after a medical examination. Chinaman bowlers are a rare species and Indian cricket team's Kuldeep Yadav has, so far, maintained his shock value. While wickets were falling at the other end initially, Sharma didn't lose his ground and survived the hard period but when the ball was in his zone, he didn't take any half ...

Sportivo Ohio State vs. Indiana: Prediction, preview, pick to win
Author: 0 Ohio State vs. Indiana: Prediction, preview, pick to win

This will also be the first trip back to Bloomington for Kevin Wilson , the former IU head coach and new Buckeyes offensive coordinator, since his ouster amid player mistreatment allegations at the end of last season. Buckeyes quarterback J.T. Barrett has returned for one final go-around in Columbus and if he's healthy, there's no reason to think that Ohio State can't be one of the final four teams in the playoff this year, too.

Sportivo LA Angels Acquire Justin Upton from Tigers
Author: 0 LA Angels Acquire Justin Upton from Tigers

With his recent form, Verlander could put them over the top. While he is prone to striking out, it pairs an impact power bat alongside Mike Trout in Los Angeles' lineup. Long, the Halos #6 prospect, has put together a solid season across AA and A+ this season, owning an 8-8 record and a 2.69 ERA. Long, 23, was ranked as the eighth-best prospect in the Angels system by Baseball America and the ninth-best by MLB Pipeline .

Sportivo Liverpool confirm they have beaten Chelsea to £35m Ox
Author: 0 Liverpool confirm they have beaten Chelsea to £35m Ox

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has paid tribute to Arsenal's fans after the midfielder completed his transfer to Liverpool on Thursday. He was also on fellow London club Chelsea's radar but chose to turn down the move due to The Blues' insistence on playing him on the wing as he looks to play in a team in central midfield.

Sportivo Manuel Lanzini out of Argentina World Cup qualifiers
Author: 0 Manuel Lanzini out of Argentina World Cup qualifiers

Uruguay vs Argentina World Cup qualifiers is scheduled for 8 pm local time , 7 pm ET, 12 am BST and 4:30 am IST. Uruguay's Oscar Tabarez has not ruled out Luis Suarez's participation in the World Cup qualifiers vs. "Of course, making a great defensive job, make a great instalment, being close to each other to intercept any passes to Messi , specially the areas of the field where he can be more important, that's important and it's not only the defence's job but the whole team's".

Sportivo Sergio Aguero disillusioned at Manchester City as Arsenal fail with enquiry
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero disillusioned at Manchester City as Arsenal fail with enquiry

Sterling, who joined City in 2015 from Liverpool for a British record transfer fee of £49m, has been offered to Arsenal in part-exchange after being informed he can leave. Arsenal are still keen to secure a replacement as part of the deal, given the transfer window slams shut on Thursday night at 11pm. The England global, 22, is understood to be bemused at the decision after scoring twice in City's three Premier League matches, but is open to the idea of moving back to London.

Sportivo National Basketball Association hits Lakers in light Paul George-tampering slap
Author: 0 National Basketball Association hits Lakers in light Paul George-tampering slap

The investigation did not reveal "evidence of an agreement or understanding" that the Lakers would sign or acquire George, the National Basketball Association said in a release Thursday. The Timberwolves getting fined $3.5 million for an under-the-table agreement with Joe Smith is the only larger one I know of. The league explained that anti-tampering rules forbade teams from interfering with other teams' players while under contract, including publicly expressing interest in a player.

Sportivo Surrey v Middlesex suspended after arrow is fired on to Oval pitch
Author: 0 Surrey v Middlesex suspended after arrow is fired on to Oval pitch

A cricket match was suspended Thursday at The Oval in London after a crossbow bolt was sacked onto the grounds and landed in the playing area, officials said. A picture on Middlesex's Twitter feed showed one of the match officials holding the arrow. The metal arrow, measuring about 18 inches long, said to have been fired from outside the stadium, landed near Surrey fielder Ollie Pope.

Sportivo Come see real boxing - De La Hoya touts Canelo vs Golovkin
Author: 0 Come see real boxing - De La Hoya touts Canelo vs Golovkin

Older brother Rigoberto tells the story of how Canelo first got into boxing and the hard work he put in to become Mexico's number one boxing attraction. "I know what I have in front of me". "It's the most important [fight]; the most unsafe of my career at this moment, and I've taken the challenge", Alvarez stated.

Sportivo Big Ten preseason power rankings: Buckeyes lead the way again
Author: 0 Big Ten preseason power rankings: Buckeyes lead the way again

They gave up nearly 130 fewer total yards per game, the biggest improvement in the entire country. You might remember that name because he was a four-star defensive tackle prospect of Ellewood (Georgia) Cedar Grove whom Ohio State wanted in the 2016 recruiting class.

Sportivo Fox Sports to Offer 6-Second Ad Spots in Football, Baseball Telecasts
Author: 0 Fox Sports to Offer 6-Second Ad Spots in Football, Baseball Telecasts

Similarly, Fox has been able to maintain the premium for the six-second ads it is selling now by pointing to lucrative placements, like just before kickoff for an National Football League game, the people said. The theory, at least as put forth by Fox Sports , is that the six-second ads can help cut down on ad time . However, those units historically were sold as "splits" of longer-form inventory, bought by one multi-brand advertiser running shorter format ads for multiple brands.

Sportivo Chelsea sign €25m Davide Zappacosta from Torino
Author: 0 Chelsea sign €25m Davide Zappacosta from Torino

Chelsea have tabled an offer Torino full-back Davide Zappacosta , according to reports in Italy. The 25-year-old can play at right-back, right wing-back or on the right of midfield, and has been capped four times by Italy. Happy summer transfer window deadline day everybody. Should the move be completed, Zappacosta would become Chelsea's fifth signing of the summer transfer window after having brought in Willy Caballero, Tiemoue Bakayoko, Alvaro Morata and Antonio Rudiger so far.

Sportivo Arsenal to get Raheem Sterling as Guardiola intensifies Sanchez pursuit
Author: 0 Arsenal to get Raheem Sterling as Guardiola intensifies Sanchez pursuit

Earlier today, reports emerging from Europe seemed to suggest that Manchester City were mulling over a player plus cash deal for Sanchez , with Raheem Sterling understood to be the player in question. The Etihad club are convinced they have the right staff on the ground in Chile to get the deal done with the player - if necessary. Sterling is a really good player but he doesn't really fit in with Manchester City and the way Pep plays.

Sportivo Young stars step up for Japan in 2-0 win over Australia
Author: 0 Young stars step up for Japan in 2-0 win over Australia

With Japan meeting Saudi Arabia in the final round of fixtures and Bert van Marwijk's side having suffered a surprise defeat to UAE on Tuesday, Australia knew that a win at Saitama Stadium 2002 would have been enough to seal an automatic qualifying spot of its own.

Sportivo Houston Athletes Raising Money To Help After Harvey
Author: 0 Houston Athletes Raising Money To Help After Harvey

In addition, the NFL Foundation is matching the Texans' $1 million relief donation, Cowboys executive vice president Charlotte Jones Anderson announced. Last night Watt changed the fundraising goal to $4 million, then $5 million from an initial $ 3 million . Watt was overwhelmed with how many people were donating and said,"I think that it's been an unbelievable display of what can happen when people come together.