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Sports Japan Open: PV Sindhu loses in straight games
Author: 0 Japan Open: PV Sindhu loses in straight games

The 27-year-old, who had skipped the recently-concluded Korea Open due to a slight thigh strain, produced a rich vein of form as she took just 39 minutes to ease past Thailand's Pornpawee Chochuwong 21-17, 21-9 and move into the second round where she will face Rio-Olympic gold medallist Carolina Marin of Spain.

Author: 0 Virat Kohli falls in the nervous 90s for the sixth time

Steve Smith-led Australians arrived in the morning and quickly changed their plan as their batsmen hit the indoor facilities, while bowlers returned to the team hotel. India was slacking a bit in the middle overs as Australia exerted great control over the run-rate. After Rohit Sharma failed to come to grips with the two-paced surface, it took an admirable effort from Kohli and Rahane to get India going.

Sports Volvo XC40 preview: Buy your SUV like you buy your smartphone
Author: 0 Volvo XC40 preview: Buy your SUV like you buy your smartphone

Inside, the new model adopts a more lavish and elegant look than the brand's older compact entries, and the XC40 adopts the distinctive, portrait-shaped touchscreen used to control the car's infotainment system and a number of other onboard technologies.

Sports Rams vs. 49ers: Week 3 final score prediction
Author: 0 Rams vs. 49ers: Week 3 final score prediction

He has done the same almost every time he has been queried about the difference between his rookie season under former coach Jeff Fisher's staff and this season under first-year coach Sean McVay . Knowing that we can go down 13-nothing, we probably could've even gone down 17-nothing and get a chance to fight back. "But at the same time, it's just like any other game".

Sports Ex-MLB Star Mondesi Jailed for 8 Years Over Corruption
Author: 0 Ex-MLB Star Mondesi Jailed for 8 Years Over Corruption

In 1994 Mondesi was named the Rookie of the Year in the National League while playing for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Mondesi served a six-year term was mayor of his hometown from 2010-16, according to Hector Gomez of Deportivo Z 101. Mondesi would be traded two more times during his Major League Baseball career, which he finished with 271 home runs, 860 runs batted in and 1,525 games played.

Sports Chelsea agree terms with Atletico Madrid to sell Costa
Author: 0 Chelsea agree terms with Atletico Madrid to sell Costa

The striker has been involved in something of a stand-off with Chelsea since the summer, when he was told via text message by Conte that he was not in his plans. At the time Costa seemed on the verge of signing a lucrative deal with Chinese Super League club Tianjin Quanjian. With Atletico under a transfer embargo and unable to register new players until January, Costa will have to wait to wear the red and white stripes once again.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: 'We have to respect the EFL Cup'

Find out by following our live matchcast. City's strong start to the season comes after the club spent over £200 million on new players during the close-season, with Benjamin Mendy, Bernardo Silva, Kyle Walker, Ederson and Danilo accounting for much of that expenditure.

Sports We break Down Tom Brady's Outrageous $16000 Diet
Author: 0 We break Down Tom Brady's Outrageous $16000 Diet

No Edelman, Gronk with a groin, Danny Amendola coming back from concussion and Brandin Cooks still getting adjusted will leave the Texans knowing their key to success is jamming the middle and making Brady work outside. The Texans star defensive end set an initial goal of $200,000 after donating $100 thousand of his own money to the cause. New England is Houston's opponent for Week 3.

Sports Konadu eyes Niger scalp in Wafu Cup semi-finals
Author: 0 Konadu eyes Niger scalp in Wafu Cup semi-finals

Despite the loss, Niger finished second in the group and will take on hosts, Ghana in the other semi final match. "I am happy with the output of the boys on the day (Monday)". After a goalless first half, goals from Anthony Okpotu and Peter Eneji eventually secured the win. "The fact that we won against the hosts has really lifted us, and we will go into Thursday's game with a lot of confidence".

Sports James Franklin defends late timeout call against Georgia State
Author: 0 James Franklin defends late timeout call against Georgia State

Franklin said that allowing the kick never entered his mind. "So we called timeout to get the second-team field-goal block in there, and that's just kind of how it played out, to be honest with you". Franklin began Tuesday by responded, unprompted, to what he called, "field goal gate". "So for me, even being a smaller guy, I'm going to give everything I can for them".

Sports Sri Lanka qualify for the 2019 World Cup at last
Author: 0 Sri Lanka qualify for the 2019 World Cup at last

England defeated West Indies in the first One Day International (ODI) match of their series by seven wickets thanks to new inclusion Jonny Bairstow's century . The 1996 World Champions have become the eighth and last team to book a spot directly after Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan and South Africa.

Sports Blue Jays nearing one-year extension with Marco Estrada
Author: 0 Blue Jays nearing one-year extension with Marco Estrada

Estrada is 9-8 with a 4.84 earned-run average over 31 starts this season and 31-25 with a 3.81 ERA over three combined years as a Blue Jay . The Toronto Blue Jays were not supposed to finish at the bottom of the AL East . After making a winning return to the Blue Jays roster from a three-game paternity leave, Osuna looked back to his clinical best to work a flawless ninth inning, getting the Royals to go in order the top of the ninth to pick up his 37th save of the season.

Sports Ben McAdoo says Eli Manning 'sloppy' on key fourth-and-goal mistake
Author: 0 Ben McAdoo says Eli Manning 'sloppy' on key fourth-and-goal mistake

It's not working". There's always going to be ups and downs of a season, hopefully we've kind of hit the rough patch and we'll work ourselves out of it. On Tuesday, the 36-year-old quarterback had a chance to respond, and he gave the type of answer you'd expect from a member of the Manning family. That's a time that may be arriving sooner than anyone thinks.

Sports Watch NASCAR from Chicagoland online
Author: 0 Watch NASCAR from Chicagoland online

After his Chicagoland Speedway win on Sunday, Truex leads the Monster Energy Cup Series tour in victories again with five. The playoff points system introduced in NASCAR this year was created to reward drivers for regular season performance, perhaps helping a top team advance to the next round of the playoffs when it otherwise might not.

Sports West Brom v Manchester City preview: Ederson may be rested
Author: 0 West Brom v Manchester City preview: Ederson may be rested

The Belgium worldwide took his chance to impress with Morata having the night off, scoring in the 19th, 53rd and 86th minutes at Stamford Bridge. The Baggies have been eliminated in seven of the last nine League Cup ties against Premier League opposition, although one of those victories did come against Man City.

Sports Manchester United must overcome Paul Pogba injury blow, says Gary Neville
Author: 0 Manchester United must overcome Paul Pogba injury blow, says Gary Neville

In his latest upload, the midfielder, known for his comic character, was seen dancing away, much to the joy of fellow teammate Axel Tuanzebe, who was filming the antics of United's record signing. Pogba is one of the most high profile players in the Premier League but the 24-year-old is constantly seeking to improve and is aiming to emulate the success enjoyed at United by both Scholes and Carrick.

Sports Chelsea Facing Possible FIFA Sanctions After Investigations into Youth Transfer Dealings Commence
Author: 0 Chelsea Facing Possible FIFA Sanctions After Investigations into Youth Transfer Dealings Commence

Atletico Madrid are now on a six-month worldwide transfer ban for breaching rules on signing young players. Chelsea have been investigated twice previously over their signing of minors. In January 2016, Press Association Sport discovered Burkina Faso worldwide Bertrand Traore played for Chelsea's under-18s side when aged 16, which was an apparent breach of FIFA regulations.

Sports Dumoulin crushes opposition to win maiden time trial title
Author: 0 Dumoulin crushes opposition to win maiden time trial title

Giro d' Italia champion Tom Dumoulin won the time trial world title on Wednesday, beating runner-up Primoz Roglic and Tour de France and Vuelta de Espana victor Chris Froome to cap a remarkable season. It started to rain for Dumoulin's ride, but that hardly slowed him down. Annemiek van Vlueten and Anna van der Breggen gave the Netherlands a 1-2 finish in the women's race Tuesday.

Sports Young football players kneel during National Anthem before game
Author: 0 Young football players kneel during National Anthem before game

Louis youth football team made up of eight-year-olds knelt during the playing of the national anthem just prior to kick off this past Sunday to protest the acquittal of a white former police officer who shot and killed a black man. In response, one of them asked if they could follow Kaepernick's lead, which they did on Sunday. When the anthem played during their game, the entire team took a knee and were positioned with their backs to the flag.