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August 29, 2018 7:51 PM U.S. Open Adds New Camera Position in Armstrong Stadium

After many complaints about the television view, tournament organizers ripped out 16 seats to add a lower camera After many complaints about the television view of the new Louis Armstrong Stadium, the U.S. Tennis Association and ESPN have come up with a solution: Rip out 16 seats from the stadium and add a lower camera. The change had been discussed 42

August 28, 2018 10:30 PM Djokovic battles through brutal heat to topple Fucsovics

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic overcame Hungary’s Marton Fucsovics 6-3 3-6 6-4 6-0 in the U.S. Open first round on Tuesday in punishing temperatures that prompted officials to observe a heat rule for men’s singles matches for the first time. The players took a 10-minute break between the third and fourth sets to help them cope with temperatures 71

August 27, 2018 6:21 PM Brazil give Richarlison debut call-up for U.S. friendly game

Brazil have given Everton forward Richarlison a debut call-up to their squad for two exhibition games in the United States in September. The 21-year-old will replace Fluminense's Pedro, who twisted his right knee in his team's 2-1 defeat at Cruzeiro on Sunday. Richarlison moved from Watford in July in a five-year deal that could reportedly be worth more than £50 million 56

August 26, 2018 12:41 PM Kevin Nolan sacked as Notts County manager after four straight defeats

Former West Ham and Newcastle midfielder Kevin Nolan has been sacked as manager of Notts County with the club bottom of League Two. Nolan initially joined as player-manager in January 2017, but a 3-1 loss to Lincoln on Saturday signals the end of his career at the Magpies. "This is a decision we've made with the best interests of Notts County at heart 67

August 25, 2018 4:35 PM GRIDLOCK SAM: Sports invade, New Yorkers flee for holiday weekend

You can expect Giant-sized traffic jams on Thursday evening with the Giants, Yankees and U.S. Open colliding with the Labor Day exodus. When it comes to fleeing the city, Thursday has become the new Friday. Vehicle volumes soar, and this year traffic is compounded by a 7 p.m. Giants-Patriots game at MetLife, a 7 p.m. Yanks vs. Tigers game at the Stadium 78

August 23, 2018 3:18 PM Texas Derby sees Houston Dynamo draw with FC Dallas thanks to late goal

Ronaldo Pena scored the tying goal in the 88th minute to lift the struggling Houston Dynamo to a 1-1 draw with FC Dallas on Thursday night in Houston in the second Texas Derby of the season. Pena's goal, off an assist from Tomas Martinez, came just five minutes after Michael Barrios propelled FC Dallas into the lead with a determined run and finish 50

August 23, 2018 2:15 PM Tennis in space, anyone? Astronauts have a ball during historic match

Last night (Aug. 21, 2018), the first tennis match in space was projected onto the Unisphere, which stood as the centerpiece for the 1964-1965 World's Fair in Queens, New York. (Chelsea Gohd/ NEW YORK — Last night (Aug. 21), astronauts made history by playing the first-ever tennis match in space aboard the International Space Station. The match 145

August 22, 2018 4:40 PM $300 Million for an Aging Tennis Star? Roger Federer Is Worth It, Uniqlo Says

Japanese retailer said 37-year-old to weigh in on design and represent brand off court; ‘He’s not retiring from life’ Weeks after it signed Roger Federer to a $300 million endorsement deal, Uniqlo is explaining why a company not known for sports attire is making such a big commitment to a tennis player in the twilight of his career. The Japanese apparel 63

August 21, 2018 3:45 PM Northern Ireland's Chris Brunt retires from international football

Northern Ireland midfielder Chris Brunt has announced his retirement from international football, the Irish Football Association said on Tuesday. The 33-year-old West Bromwich Albion player won 65 caps for his country across a 14-year period. "I have spent a lot of time thinking it over but I feel, at this point in my career, I need my sole football 55

August 19, 2018 8:50 AM Hungarian game delayed as player gets wedding ring stuck, loses starting XI spot

The kickoff of Friday's Hungarian league match between Debrecen and MTK Budapest was delayed by seven minutes as the home side's defender Erik Cikos was unable to remove his wedding ring. All items of jewellery, including rings, necklaces and earrings are forbidden and must be removed before entering the field, according to soccer world governing body FIFA's 64