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Sports Rupp 1st American to win men's Chicago Marathon since 2002
Author: 0 Rupp 1st American to win men's Chicago Marathon since 2002

Last year's victor Abel Kirui of Kenya was placed second while marathon record holder Dennis Kimetto did not finish. World record holder Dennis Kimetto was also in the race but dropped out due injury. "The entire 42 km pretty much I was leading", said Dibaba, the London Marathon runner-up and three-time Olympic champion on the track. Tatyana McFadden pipped American compatriot Amanda McGrory to win her seventh consecutive Chicago women's wheelchair title and eighth overall.

Sports Michigan State Spartans emerge as a threat in the Big Ten East
Author: 0 Michigan State Spartans emerge as a threat in the Big Ten East

In fact, the Wolverines didn't allow their first first down in the second half until late in the fourth quarter. John O'Korn will get the start. "I didn't bring that list with me", Harbaugh said. Lewerke showed his athleticism and guts on the touchdown play, diving into a crowd of MI defenders at the goal line. "We're a young team and a lot of guys had never played in this game before or had not had many snaps in this game".

Sports Sky Bet Price Boost Chris Eubank Jr to win in Rnds 1
Author: 0 Sky Bet Price Boost Chris Eubank Jr to win in Rnds 1

Baylis also outlined the potential popularity of a domestic dust up between Groves and Eubank Jr should they both get through their respective quarter final ties, Baylis said: "The Eubanks are divisive characters - you either love them or hate them".

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Author: 0 "The Professor" gave a great lecture in Game 1

With each pitch, Hendricks kept the Nationals guessing. Scherzer, trying to get healthy after injuring his hamstring in his last start, will go against Chicago lefty Jose Quintana (11-11, 4.15). Maddon went with an offensive-oriented lineup to start the game, putting Kyle Schwarber in left field and moving Jason Heyward from right to center, with Ben Zobrist opening in right.

Sports Week Five Pittsburgh Steelers What To Watch For
Author: 0 Week Five Pittsburgh Steelers What To Watch For

And after being at the center of a couple of controversial games, the Steelers should be glad to just line up and play without any drama. The Jacksonville Jaguars are unsure whether receiver Marqise Lee will play Sunday at Pittsburgh .

Sports Didier Deschamps unsure on severity of N'Golo Kante injury
Author: 0 Didier Deschamps unsure on severity of N'Golo Kante injury

France national team manager Didier Deschamps confirmed the injury and ruled him out of Tuesday's (10 October) showdown against Belarus. " No, I can't count on him for the next game", he told a news conference. Striker Alvaro Morata is also nursing a hamstring injury and midfielder Danny Drinkwater has yet to make his first appearance since signing from Leicester City due to a calf problem.

Author: 0 World Cup victor Andrea Pirlo to retire in December

The 116-time Italy worldwide came through the Brescia youth system and spent three years at Inter before joining city rivals AC Milan , where he made 400 apperances over a 10-year spell. If they call you immediately to [coach] a first team, it's hard to refuse. The playmaker won two Serie A titles at the San Siro, as well as two UEFA Champions League trophies.

Sports David Goffin wins Japan Open, bags 2nd title in 2 weeks
Author: 0 David Goffin wins Japan Open, bags 2nd title in 2 weeks

The second set was much tighter but Gasquet - now ranked 30th in the world although he has climbed as high as seventh - clinched the tie-break 7-5 to book his place in the last eight after one hour and 28 minutes. "It wasn't easy", Goffin said afterwards. "I just didn't serve as well as in previous days, I wasn't getting as many free points and ended up having to play long rallies".

Sports Proteas dominate Bangladesh in second Test
Author: 0 Proteas dominate Bangladesh in second Test

However, the 334 runs Bangladesh need to make the home side bat again seems too far fetched a hope. Bangladesh had won the toss and elected to field. The only previous occasion on which South Africa scored four centuries in an innings was against the West Indies in a high-scoring draw in St John's in 2004-05.

Author: 0 Sainz to replace Palmer at Renault from COTA

Following his Instagram post, Palmer said that he can look back at his performances at Renault with pride, as he assesses his future career options. Sainz, who will be loaned to Renault from Red Bull in 2018, added: "First of all I would like to thank Toro Rosso and Red Bull for allowing me the possibility of finishing this season with Renault Sport Racing".

Sports Racing: Happy 21st for Winx - champion racehorse continues winning streak
Author: 0 Racing: Happy 21st for Winx - champion racehorse continues winning streak

The win was dominant on the line, with Bowman hardly having to feel for her, coming away to win easily by six and a half lengths from Ventura Storm and Humidor in third. While numerous 20,000-plus crowd - nearly double the amount from previous year - experienced travel problems getting to the track after issues with the trains, Winx enjoyed a smooth passage throughout the 1m2f contest.

Sports 'He does everything right' - another TD trio for Kerryon Johnson, Mr. Touchdown
Author: 0 'He does everything right' - another TD trio for Kerryon Johnson, Mr. Touchdown

Defense hasn't been the issue with Auburn the past three seasons. "It says a lot about him". "We're expecting their best and that's our approach". Patterson finished 34-of-51 passing for 346 yards, most of which was gained after Ole Miss had fallen into a 35-3 hole. Malzahn said that means McGriff is familiar with the Tigers' players, "but some of our guys have obviously improved since past year".

Sports How to Watch Maryland vs. Ohio State Online
Author: 0 How to Watch Maryland vs. Ohio State Online

The Terps still have a lot of work to do. The Buckeyes are coming off their most dominant performance of the year, demolishing a lowly Rutgers team 56-0 in New Jersey. Ohio State has a good record against Maryland . The Buckeyes have performed really well in their last three matches. Ohio State DT Dre'Mont Jones will miss a second game after cutting himself in the locker room and getting stitches.

Sports Colts unveil Peyton Manning statue outside stadium
Author: 0 Colts unveil Peyton Manning statue outside stadium

Manning himself was on hand for the ceremony, and so was his family, the littlest members of which seemed confused by a giant likeness of their father set on top of perfectly-laid bricks. Brought the Super Bowl to this city. That says it all about how much Manning means to Indianapolis . "But whatever I can do to help somebody play better, that's what I'm going to do", Dungy said, recounting Manning's approach to his teammates.

Sports UFC 216: Tony Ferguson submits Kevin Lee to win interim UFC title
Author: 0 UFC 216: Tony Ferguson submits Kevin Lee to win interim UFC title

In the opening round, Ferguson flashed his unorthodox style early, while Lee launched a high kick. After the bell sounded, a fired-up Lee blasted Ferguson with another one for good measure. Ferguson hurts Lee with a counterpunch and Lee stops his advance. Kevin Lee is a ground specialist and primarily relies on his wrestling to control opponents.

Author: 0 Ghana begin World Cup with a win

It was Sadiq Ibrahim's first-half strike that ensured full three points for Ghana . On receiving a pass, he moved into the area from his right and with the only goalkeeper to beat the shot wide of Danlad Ibrahim's right. Ayiah, Emmanuel Toku and Ibrahim looked to get behind the defence on as many occasions as possible, as a exhausted Colombian defence found it harder to contain the African team.

Sports IOC suspends Brazilian Olympic body
Author: 0 IOC suspends Brazilian Olympic body

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) on Friday provisionally suspended Brazilian Olympic Committee president Carlos Nuzman following his arrest in a US$2 million vote-buying scandal . On Thursday, Brazilian authorities said Nuzman's net worth increased by 457 percent in his last 10 years as the country's Olympic leader. Nuzman also tried to hide his wealth, often hiding it in foreign accounts, the statement read.

Sports Will Alabama continue domination of the Aggies?
Author: 0 Will Alabama continue domination of the Aggies?

Kevin Sumlin's hot seat has cooled a bit after back-to-back wins to start SEC play, but a blowout at the hands of Nick Saban won't be received favorably. Neither he nor his teammates have turned the football over since, an unbelievable 34-quarter streak that spans 591 consecutive offensive plays. Only Tennessee RB John Kelly (494 yards) and Georgia's Nick Chubb (480) have rushed for more in the SEC.