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Author: 0 Vargas earns 11th win as Royals top Blue Jays 3-2

With this triumph, the Royals climbed back to.500 at 36-36 and became something fascinating to watch for the next five weeks. Toronto is 2-9 in Estrada's last 11 starts against a team with a losing record and 4-12 in their last 16 games against a left-handed starter while the under is 10-1 in Estrada's last 11 starts against the AL Central.

Sport Ronaldo sets Portugal on way to Confederations Cup semis
Author: 0 Ronaldo sets Portugal on way to Confederations Cup semis

Osorio hailed his players for their determination as they battled from a goal down for the third game in a row to seal a deserved win in the Tatarstan capital. Santos said left-back Raphael Guerreiro is ruled out with a bruised foot, and not a fractured leg, as was first thought after Wednesday's narrow win over Russian Federation.

Sport Australian Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth defeats China's Shi
Author: 0 Australian Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth defeats China's Shi

Talking about his fine run of form, the Indian, who entered his third straight Superseries semi-final, said: "It's going great so far, not really thinking too much". Srikanth will now square off against Yuqi Shi of China. The World number three, stomped her Chinese opponent in straight sets of 21-13, 21-18 to seal her quarter final berth.

Sport The top 3 miss US Open cut
Author: 0 The top 3 miss US Open cut

What dropped him under double digits were two bogeys that didn't really matter. Fowler , who shot 65 on Thursday to take the sole overnight lead into Friday, had a somewhat disappointing second round. 1 player in the world, who opened with a 75. Hoffman birdied five of his first eight holes to get to 9 under, one shot clear of a massive logjam in second.

Sport Capt (r) Safdar to JIT: Panama probe
Author: 0 Capt (r) Safdar to JIT: Panama probe "modern 58(2b)"

One JIT member reportedly told him that he is indulging in political discussion instead of answering questions; to which Safdar reportedly said he wasn't discussing politics but "country's future". "This is against Nawaz Sharif who wants to build motorways from Gwadar to Kashgar", he said giving the premier credit for shattering the begging bowl and bring the nation on a path of development.

Author: 0 Hamilton takes pole for Azerbaijan GP in Mercedes 1-2

When the fight gets tough they get over the problems and maximise their given ability and their opportunities. Jolyon Palmer was unable to take part after his Renault caught fire due to a fuel leak during the morning final practice, but approached the stewards for permission to take part in Sunday's race.

Sport Jackson first pick in second round of NBA Draft, Mika undrafted
Author: 0 Jackson first pick in second round of NBA Draft, Mika undrafted

The Celtics find themselves in a fascinating situation as the draft approaches, and while the No. 3 pick might not be quite as valuable as the No. 1 pick they held just a few days ago, it clearly still holds a ton of worth, especially if everyone is as high on Jackson as we're being led to believe.

Sport Koenig, Thomas sign with National Basketball Association teams
Author: 0 Koenig, Thomas sign with National Basketball Association teams

General manager John Hammond left for the same role in Orlando, and the Bucks chose not to hand the job to GM-in-waiting Justin Zanik, but instead elevated 33-year-old Jon Horst to the role. "I love the perseverance that D.J. showed throughout his three years at Michigan", Beilein said in a released statement. He spent countless hours those first two seasons getting stronger and working with our coaches to improve.

Author: 0 Boston Celtics Pick Jayson Tatum in 2017 NBA Draft

This is only the fourth time that a team has had the overall No. 1 pick in back-to-back drafts since 1980. The Sacramento Kings made a decision to select a guard with the 5th pick as they chose De'Aaron Fox out of Kentucky . 1 pick is kind of insane", Fultz said. Moments after LaVar Ball went on TV and declared of his son, "From the words of Zeus, Jesus, everybody said he gonna be a Laker", Simmons simply tweeted, "Crazy pills".

Author: 0 America's Cup racing postponed again due to high winds

Getting an America's Cup boat on the water, let alone competing with Oracle Team USA and Artemis Racing , which are both backed by billionaires, costs tens of millions of dollars. If there is an opportunity I will", he said. While SoftBank Team Japan is new to the America's Cup, Artemis Racing is one of the most established teams, backed financially by Tornqvist, the Swedish co-founder of oil trading giant Gunvor.

Author: 0 What they're saying about Knicks' first-round pick

Phil Jackson is your team president! This means that all the trade rumors that surfaced may have been true in the sense that the Knicks may have been taking calls on Porzingis , but it also makes it unlikely that they were actively shopping him.

Author: 0 Philly gets No. 1 pick from Sixers, chance to draft Fultz

A team like the Los Angeles Clippers could jump into the mix and convince George to sign a long-term deal. But the Sixers undoubtedly view their successful trade with the Celtics in which the Sixers have nabbed the No. They're getting the player they want. The 6-foot-4 Fultz , who has a wingspan of 6-9¾, averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists, 5.7 rebounds and shot 41.3 percent from 3-point land during his only collegiate season.

Sport Portugal weighs resting Ronaldo for New Zealand game
Author: 0 Portugal weighs resting Ronaldo for New Zealand game

Its jury included Russian football team's coach Stanislav Cherchesov and former players Alexey Smertin, Sergey Semak and Dmitry Sennikov. It played well against Portugal . New Zealand rounds out the group with zero. He said he was taking some of the blame for the loss. All Whites coach Anthony Hudson believes they deserved at least a draw.

Author: 0 Mike Fiers wins 4th straight decision as Astros beat A's 5-1

Springer (hand) came out of Thursday's contest after being struck by a pitch on his left hand, Joe Stiglich of NBC Sports California reports. He filled in well today hitting a three run home run as part of an eight run 2nd inning so hopefully Marisnick can keep up the pace.

Sport Pistons take Duke's Kennard with No. 12 pick
Author: 0 Pistons take Duke's Kennard with No. 12 pick

With the 12th pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft, the Pistons drafted Luke Kennard . He was the second Duke player chosen in the lottery, following freshman forward Jayson Tatum , who went No. "I was hoping. Detroit is a great place". While his scout grade was an 89, he was the No. 24 overall prospect , the No. 2 prospect in the state of OH and the No.

Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko Pulls A Thrilling Upset To Win The French Open

It was my dream as a child to win Roland Garros". Ostapenko became the first Latvian player - man or woman - to win a Grand Slam event, hitting 54 winners to beat Halep of Romania 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 on Philippe-Chatrier Court in Paris . "I wish you good luck for the season". But with those winners came a heap of unforced errors and the high-risk, high-reward style meant a topsy-turvy match in terms of momentum but deep down, Ostapenko knew the match was on her racquet.

Sport Liverpool legend Nicol brands Southampton 'STUPID' over Van Dijk complaints
Author: 0 Liverpool legend Nicol brands Southampton 'STUPID' over Van Dijk complaints

However, Southampton reported them for speaking to the player without their permission and the Merseyside club declared they had dropped interest in him in a statement. Amidst tenuous rumours that Chelsea have made a big for Virgil van Dijk-a player who rejected the Premier League champions along with Manchester City in favour of a move to Liverpool-Steve Nicol criticised Southampton's stance on Liverpool's conduct.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo has four Ballon d'Ors for a reason - Russian Federation boss
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo has four Ballon d'Ors for a reason - Russian Federation boss

Cristiano Ronaldo will hold talks about his future with Real Madrid president Florentino Perez only after the Confederations Cup, according to Sky sources. The Real Madrid star was unmarked at the back post, where he rose to head Raphael Guerreiro's cross past Russian Federation keeper Igor Akinfeev and into the net after just eight minutes.

Sport Sergey Kovalev seeking to regain titles he lost to Andre Ward
Author: 0 Sergey Kovalev seeking to regain titles he lost to Andre Ward

The Cuban retains his World Boxing Assn. title and said afterward, as one of the sport's most avoided fighters, that he'd be willing to meet either former super-flyweight world champion Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez or super-featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko in a catchweight bout.

Sport Lonzo Ball to Lakers Looking Strong
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball to Lakers Looking Strong

Both the Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers have also been linked to George, as well as other possible trades involving draft picks. "That's what you want from a father, so I'm not overly concerned with it". "I think that you also are gauging and evaluating his son on his ability and what he can do not only on the basketball court but also what he can do for your team".

Sport Firefighting airplane crashes in Portugal
Author: 0 Firefighting airplane crashes in Portugal

Police have said the fire was caused by dry lightning strikes and spread so quickly due to an unusually unsafe mix of low humidity, extremely high temperatures and powerful winds.But investigators said on Wednesday they would question the head of the country's volunteer firefighters, Jaime Marta Soares, who has said he suspects the fire had "criminal origins".

Author: 0 Philadelphia 76ers select Fultz with number one overall pick

The 2017 NBA Draft is here! The 14 lottery picks in Thursday night's National Basketball Association draft have been made, and there were three Wildcats selected. "It's well on its way there". It took a while but 76ers fans are finally starting to trust the process and buy into what the team is attempting to build.

Author: 0 Australia 2-3 Germany

But the German keeper couldn't hold onto the ball, and Juric pounced on the rebound. "Whether we start or come off the bench or don't even play". However, Australia have always performed well in their previous matches against Germany .