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Number of wins Serena Williams has in Major tournaments - a record. Her 308th career Grand Slam win moved her past five-time Open champion Roger Federer (307), who did not enter the Open while resting his ailing knee. Instead, the soon-to-be 35-year-old was the first one on the practice courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, preparing for a run toward her 23rd Grand Slam title.
  • Carson Wentz: 5 Reasons Starting Rookie is Answer for Philadelphia Eagles

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    Along with Jared Goff , Wentz seemed to be a potential player for the Browns to pick at that No. 2 spot, but as we know the front office passed on Wentz and committed to acquiring more picks. "Unless it was a huddle play I would get it from the sidelines". "I'm happy with the guys we have here, but we always want to continue to extend ourselves that way".
  • Madison Bumgarner outduels Jake Arrieta in battle of aces at Wrigley

    Madison Bumgarner outduels Jake Arrieta in battle of aces at Wrigley

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    It's a really, really rough way to lose a game that had playoff-type intensity, and you could tell that by the fact that nearly no one in the sellout of 41,250 left early. Arrieta, the reigning Cy Young Award victor, was knocked around in last Tuesday's start, allowing a season-high tying six runs in 6 1/3 innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
  • O'Neill happy with share of the spoils in Serbia

    O'Neill happy with share of the spoils in Serbia

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    Seven minutes later Kostic was brought down by Jonathan Walters in the penalty area and Tadic scored from the spot. Newcastle United's Daryl Murphy came on as a second-half substitute and scored a vital goal for Ireland in a 2-2 draw with Serbia .
  • Rosberg beats Hamilton to easy Monza win

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    Rosberg also proved best Sunday, winning virtually unchallenged after teammate Lewis Hamilton wasted pole position with a poor start. "Thank you everybody", said Rosberg, who soon broke into Italian and led the crowd in singing The White Stripes' Seven Nation Army.
  • Vinci falls apart after US Open foot fault

    Vinci falls apart after US Open foot fault

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    Jimmy Connors was 174th when he made a stirring run to the semifinals in NY at age 39 in 1991. Simona Halep of Romania reacts after defeating Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain in New York City Monday. His quarter of the draw was wide open - except for Pouille, that is. "The shape the players are in, how they will recover". On one such seemingly easy ball to exploit, Nadal moved forward and whipped that big forehand of his, only to see his reply smack the net.
  • Bari, Sogliano: ''Sarà Brienza l'uomo in più''

    Bari, Sogliano: ''Sarà Brienza l'uomo in più''

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    Era il primo giocatore inserito nella mia lista perché lo ritengo un calciatore forte. "Siamo contenti dei giocatori che abbiamo". Servirà un po' di tempo, ma siamo tutti qui per fare il bene del Bari e ci metteremo sempre la faccia. E su Rosina ha detto. Sulla mancata conferma di Rosina: "Rosina qui ha fatto bene". Noi abbiamo fatto delle scelte affidandoci a giocatori che sono più congeniali al gioco di Stellone.
  • Josh Sitton: Signing with Bears not about

    Josh Sitton: Signing with Bears not about "sticking it to" Packers

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    Now the Packers take away a trusted guardian for one of the league's premier passers, instead asking (likely) Lane Taylor to step in and provide the same type of production. "That"™s what the Bears did when they convinced Sitton his first visit as a free agent should be to Halas Hall, just a 2 1/2-hour drive from Green Bay.
  • Wentz named Eagles starting QB

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    Should it really come as a surprise to Jackson and the Browns that they will face a rookie quarterback making his first career start? Up until 2003, only six rookie quarterbacks in National Football League history started eight or more games and had a winning record.
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    Assessore Borriello: "Tante novità per i lavori al San Paolo"

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    A tal riguardo, Ciro Borriello , assessore allo Sport del Comune di Napoli , ha dichiarato a Radio Kiss Kiss: "La situazione dello Stadio Collana è ingarbugliata, ma con la Regione abbiamo trovato un'intesa e posso annunciare agli sportivi campani che a breve ci sarà l'apertura dello Stadio.
  • NASCAR Throwback Weekend Needs To Take A Break

    NASCAR Throwback Weekend Needs To Take A Break

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    The NASCAR Sprint Cup schedule heads to Darlington today for the Southern 500, as the stock vehicle auto racing circuit takes a tour through its own history at the pioneering SC race track . Denny Hamlin (No.11), finished in fourth and Joey Logano (No.22) finishes in fifth to complete the top five. "We've prepped all this year to try and make it to Homestead again and win the championship, so that's definitely the goal", crew chief Cole Pearn said.