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Sport US Open: Federer calls medical timeout 'precaution'
Author: 0 US Open: Federer calls medical timeout 'precaution'

The Argentine 24th seed, who lifted the trophy in NY in 2009 against Federer, came from 2 sets down to beat Thiem 1-6 2-6 6-1 7-6 (1) 6-4 win on Grandstand court. "I was sick the last two days and I came here to play as best as I can". "It's great to see this resurgence, and I hope it can continue". "This match meant a lot to me, obviously, playing at home and, of course, it being a major".

Sport Tom Brady Doesn't Pay Much Attention to Colin Kaepernick, Anthem Protests
Author: 0 Tom Brady Doesn't Pay Much Attention to Colin Kaepernick, Anthem Protests

Not the ideal way you want to see your team start the season, especially when you have Tom Brady as your quarterback. Brady suggested that the team perhaps was reading too much of their own newspaper clippings. All these teams are so talented and they've all got good players. On a night in which fans saw the return on Roger Goodell to New England, a banner was raised and a Super Bowl title was celebrated; there was still a game to be played.

Sport People Trying to Escape Hurricane Irma Struggle to Find Flights
Author: 0 People Trying to Escape Hurricane Irma Struggle to Find Flights

Any damage sustained to airport infrastructure like radars, control towers, instrument landing systems and lighting would likely be repaired using funds from the FAA operating budget. Officials said they expect to resume a normal operation on Tuesday. It also said it was capping pre-tax airfare at $99 for flights out of Florida for tickets sold through Sunday September 10 for travel until September 13.

Author: 0 Juventus line up Camp Nou test for Barcelona

ON LIVORNO - "The first thought goes to Livorno, my city, after what has happened". It will take unconsciousness, but also technique, I will choose who to send in the field tomorrow to create dangers for Barcelona . "Are they less risky without Neymar? Tomorrow he can be useful, we will have to have lucidity and technique when they are pressing". Here at Vital Barcelona we thank you for your participation.

Sport Louisville and Clemson now set for 8pm kick-off
Author: 0 Louisville and Clemson now set for 8pm kick-off

ET kickoff Saturday at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium. Louisville has announced its game against Clemson on Saturday will be a blackout game. Both Miami and Tallahassee are expected to be hammered by Hurricane Irma early this week as it travels over Florida.

Sport Unlikely Hero: Raiders kicker Giorgio Tavecchio wins game ball vs. Titans
Author: 0 Unlikely Hero: Raiders kicker Giorgio Tavecchio wins game ball vs. Titans

The only player on the active roster who was with the team before Davis died in October 2011 is long snapper Jon Condo. He has converted 80.4 percent of his career field goal attempts and 98.9 percent of his extra point attempts. The Raiders said they have signed Giorgio Tavecchio off their practice squad and he will kick on Sunday at the Tennessee Titans. Mason Crosby converted under 64 percent of his field goal attempts a year ago, so the Packers are bringing in offseason competition.

Sport NFL appeals injunction in Elliott case
Author: 0 NFL appeals injunction in Elliott case

The NFL is considering an appeal of Judge Amos Mazzant's decision but nothing has been filed. The running back was found to be in violation of the personal conduct policy by the NFL and his appeal through league arbitration channels was denied by Harold Henderson.

Sport Paulo Dybala will leave Juventus, says Mino Raiola
Author: 0 Paulo Dybala will leave Juventus, says Mino Raiola

The 23-year old replaced Douglas Costa in the 54th minute with The Old Lady 1-0 up through an own goal from Perparim Hetemaj, and just four minutes after entering the fray, he played a crucial role in Juve's second, which was finished emphatically by strike partner Gonzalo Higuain.

Sport Brees can't be tagged in 2018 (no, this isn't 2016)
Author: 0 Brees can't be tagged in 2018 (no, this isn't 2016)

I have the Vikings winning this game, 21-17. "So you just kind of wait 'til your number's called and perform to the best and, hopefully, that keeps getting your number called more and more". Minnesota addressed its sputtering running game by selecting Florida State's Dalvin Cook in the second round of the 2017 draft and acquiring Latavius Murray in the offseason, shortly after Peterson bolted to the Bayou.

Sport Umesh, Shami return to India ODI squad
Author: 0 Umesh, Shami return to India ODI squad

The top 16 players of the country will be playing against Australia including the likes of captain Virat Kohli , Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni among others. A loss in the first Test in Bangladesh hurt the team's morale. The Duleep Trophy which includes three sides of 15-men each is now being played and will go on until September 29, simultaneously with the Australian series.

Sport Will Texans start Deshaun Watson vs. Bengals?
Author: 0 Will Texans start Deshaun Watson vs. Bengals?

The crowd, who had booed Savage for much of the first half, cheered loudly when Watson , who led Clemson to a national title last season, trotted onto the field for the second half. The difference between Savage and Watson is that the latter can run as well improvise his way out situations and is not afraid to do it. The Colts will only be a totally lost cause until Andrew Luck returns.

Sport Atlanta Bunkers Down: Flights Canceled, No MARTA, GDOT Issues Warning
Author: 0 Atlanta Bunkers Down: Flights Canceled, No MARTA, GDOT Issues Warning

The storm is forecast to pass through Georgia before entering Alabama on Tuesday, where it is expected to become a tropical depression. The paper reported the airline is also waiving certain change fees for travelers who are booked through September 17 to fly to, from or through Atlanta and other cities affected by now-Tropical Storm Irma.

Sport United States military readies for Hurricane Irma
Author: 0 United States military readies for Hurricane Irma

As the storm continued toward the US mainland, military officials at installations from Key West, Florida north into SC chose to evacuate their servicemembers. Army Corps of Engineers' power restoration teams, debris removal experts, temporary roofing teams and port survey personnel are on-station. Northcom is providing urban search and rescue capabilities to the U.S.

Sport Utahns in Irma's path brace as storm hits Georgia, Carolinas
Author: 0 Utahns in Irma's path brace as storm hits Georgia, Carolinas

Tropical-storm-force winds extend almost 415 miles from the center. A tropical storm watch is in effect for: Banks, Catoosa, Dade, Dawson, Fannin, Gilmer, Hall, Lumpkin, Murray, Towns, Union, Walker, White and Whitfield counties . Officials will continue to coordinate with state and local officials along with emergency personnel to determine MARTA's service schedule for Tuesday, spokesman Erik Burton said.

Author: 0 Manchester City vs. Liverpool

But City demolished Liverpool 5-0 at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday and are now level with Manchester United at the top of the table on 10 points. " He is good with the ball at his feet and he finds space ", the 46-year-old proclaimed. "You go from being on the bench watching the game and within seconds you're out there playing".

Sport Manchester City agree pre-contract deal with U.S. youth global defender
Author: 0 Manchester City agree pre-contract deal with U.S. youth global defender

NAIJ.com understands that the the 20-year-old star has signed a four-year deal for Manchester City and will move to the Etihad when his contract expires next summer. Palmer-Brown also captained the U.S. U-20 side that won the 2017 CONCACAF championship, and later reached the quarterfinals of the 2017 Federation Internationale de Football Association U-20 World Cup, where it lost in extra time to eventual finalist Venezuela.

Sport Crystal Palace sack manager Frank de Boer
Author: 0 Crystal Palace sack manager Frank de Boer

Allardyce's predecessor as England manager , Roy Hodgson , is viewed as an early frontrunner for the Selhurst Park post. Following the defeat at Turf Moor, De Boer said: "I am just focusing on what I can control and so are my staff and my players".

Sport McManus earns three-year extension with Broncos
Author: 0 McManus earns three-year extension with Broncos

General manager John Elway announced the deal on Twitter, and ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that the extension is worth $11.3 million, with $6 million of that guaranteed. Notable players that are set to become free agents in 2018 include linebackers Todd Davis and Corey Nelson, defensive lineman Jared Crick and backup offensive lineman Billy Turner.

Sport Arsenal bounce back from successive defeats with Bournemouth victory
Author: 0 Arsenal bounce back from successive defeats with Bournemouth victory

France forward Alexandre Lacazette doubled Arsenal's lead in the 27th minute, bagging his second goal since his pre-season move from Lyon with a curling strike from the edge of the area. The same supporters who were on their feet at the end were an early Bournemouth goal, or a shoddy Arsenal performance, or anything but the display they were treated to, away from home revolt.

Sport Wenger: Alexis isn't fat, he's serious and committed
Author: 0 Wenger: Alexis isn't fat, he's serious and committed

Alexis Sanchez was booed by a section of Arsenal fans against Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium after his transfer deadline day move to Manchester City collapsed. The move Bravo was talking about was of course Arsenal's attempt to land Thomas Lemar, who didn't leave Monaco, and while at the time Alexis was unhappy, now he wants to get on with things and try his best for Arsenal this season before leaving in the summer.

Sport Hoskins hits another homer, Phillies top Nationals 5-4
Author: 0 Hoskins hits another homer, Phillies top Nationals 5-4

The magic number for Washington to clinch the division is two. For the fourth time in six years, the Nats make the playoffs becoming the first team in Major League Baseball to punch a ticket for October. Former Phillie Ryan Madson pitched the ninth to get his first save with the Nationals despite allowing a two-run single by Nick Williams to make it 3-2.

Sport Manchester City thrash 10-man Liverpool 5-0
Author: 0 Manchester City thrash 10-man Liverpool 5-0

Guardiola applauded on two occasions when City players hit long balls straight out of play when they were aiming for Alexander-Arnold's side of the pitch. Aguero unselfishly teed up Jesus for City's third goal and late strikes from substitute Sane, the second a glorious effort into the top-left corner, completed the rout.

Sport Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train deadline advanced to 2022: Piyush Goyal
Author: 0 Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train deadline advanced to 2022: Piyush Goyal

Ahead of the launch of the bullet train project in India linking Mumbai and Ahmedabad, railways minister Piyush Goyal said that the bullet train project will act as a catalyst for modernizing the country's outdated railway system. As per the plan, 508-km route will have 468 km of track elevated, 27 km in tunnels and the remaining 13 km on flat the ground. He also said that the works for the terminal in Sabarmati would start from September 14 itself.