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  1. Jurgen Klopp is the king of the one-liners... he's witty, emotional and up for the fightRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Daily Mail

    The question was a simple one posed to Jurgen Klopp: 'If I were one of your players, what would you do now to get my adrenaline pumping?' Klopp looked at the interviewer for a second, then gave him a sharp slap to the face. Fortunately, startled broadcaster Johannes B Kerner considers Klopp a friend, yet it was a surprise insight into the methods of one of Germany's most charismatic coaches.


  2. 'If boxing can survive post Ali, athletics will after Bolt'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The Indian Express

    IAAF president Sebastian Coe, in New Delhi to inaugurate the Athletics Federation of India's executive council meeting, spoke about why the sport will remain popular even after Usain Bolt retires, how to tackle the menace of doping, his love for his favourite football club Chelsea and how he got the Queen to team-up with James Bond for the opening ceremony of the London Games. Excerpts from a media interaction.


  3. Good for CC Sabathia: Yankees pitcher to miss playoffs for alcohol rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Mashable

    When the storied New York Yankees return to the Major League Baseball playoffs for the first time in three seasons this Tuesday night, one of their biggest names won't be with them. Pitcher CC Sabathia will miss the entire post-season following a shocking announcement that he plans to forgo the playoffs to check himself into an alcohol rehabilitation center.


  4. 66-year-old Swimmer Close to Goal of Winning 1000 MedalsRead the original story

    35 min ago | Aquatics International

    In late September, Len Phoenix competed in Dominion Jersy Masters Meet 2015 in the 65-69 agae category. He won 12 out of a possible 14 medals during meet.


  5. Buffalo Bulls Sunday Roundup: Women's Soccer, Men's Tennis, and RowingRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | Bull Run

    A busy and stressful Sunday kept me away from the computer, so for the first time this year I've got to roll a whole day together. I don't like doing it, and I especially don't like being a full 24 hours behind on some results.


  6. Nibali ready for 'intense' Giro, but not committed yetRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Bangkok Post

    Former champion Vincenzo Nibali said he will expect an "intense" Giro d'Italia in 2016 but left doubts over his participation as organisers unveiled details of next year's race in Milan on Monday.


  7. Spurs' hiring of Becky Hammon kicked off pro sports revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | My San Antonio

    Line judge Sarah Thomas waits for play to resume during the first half of an NFL preseason football game between the Arizona Cardinals and the Kansas City Chiefs, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, in Glendale, Ariz. In this Aug. 15, 2015, file photo, Arizona Cardinals coach Jen Welter is shown prior to an NFL preseason football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Glendale, Ariz.


  8. Tom Cruise -- No Parents Were Invited to My Daughter's WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Tom Cruise did not go to his daughter's wedding, but we found out he was nobody special, because none of the parents -- on either side -- were invited. There are reports Tom snubbed 22-year-old Bella, who married Max Parker last month.


  9. Civic pool on track for summerRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The RiotACT

    We went for a quick dip at Civic Pool yesterday afternoon and learnt that work to repair the expensive leak from the outdoor diving pool is going well. A staff member told us the diving pool and neighbouring toddler pool are due to re-open in November.


  10. Although Pro Sports Move Fast, The NFL And NBC Sports Take It Slow In DigitalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Let's be honest: For all of its success as a business, it's hard to be impressed with the NFL's digital presence. Good luck using its overdesigned, slow-loading website to find video highlights of your favorite team's last game.


  11. Charlotte Dujardin nominated for sportswoman of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Horse and Hound

    Charlotte is up against road cyclist Lizzie Armitstead, mountain biker Rachel Atherton, heptathlete Jessica Ennis-Hill, Bianca Walkden from taekwondo and skeleton race Lizzy Yarnold. The awards, now in their 28th year, have led the way in recognising and celebrating the outstanding contribution to sport made by elite performers, coaches, administrators, community volunteers and inspirational women.


  12. 6 Low-Impact Workouts That Burn the Most CaloriesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    When most of us think about a calorie-torching workout, we think of two words: hard work. We think of activities like jumping, sprinting, bootcamp, and HIIT.


  13. Only One Game of Cubs-Pirates? BoooRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

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  14. Uncle Toni opens door to a 'super-coach' for NadalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The China Post

    Rafael Nadal's lifelong mentor, his uncle Toni, has opened the door to hiring a "super-coach" if the 14-time Grand Slam-winner fails to recapture his spark next season. Toni Nadal said the 29-year-old should consider following Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and others by bringing in a superstar mentor if the turnaround does not come soon.


  15. Oscar Pistorius' remains in jail after board declines to make parole decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Oscar Pistorius to remain in jail after parole board declines to make a decision on whether he should be freed early for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp Paralympian Oscar Pistorius will remain in jail for the time being after a decision to grant him parole was again delayed, his lawyer said. In what is becoming an increasingly drawn-out battle, a panel headed by a judge today declined for the second time to make a decision on whether he should be released early from a prison sentence for killing his girlfriend.


  16. Oscar Pistorius to stay in jailRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New Vision

    South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius listening to the verdict in his murder trial in the High Court in Pretoria, where he was found guilty of culpable homicide. AFP Photo OSCAR Pistorius will stay in jail after a decision to grant him parole was again delayed Monday, his lawyer told AFP, in a long battle over whether he should be released early from a prison sentence for killing his girlfriend.


  17. Check, pleats and sporty comfort from Stella McCartney in ParisRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    Oct 5 Known for mixing luxury and sport, designer Stella McCartney showed off bright summer dresses with polo shirt collars in a colourful offering for women's wardrobes next spring. Under the gilded chandeliers of Paris' Opera Garnier, the Briton sent out models in long dresses and skirts decorated in white and red, green or black check, as well as jaunty stripes.


  18. Serena Williams & 'Teen Wolf's' Colton Haynes...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | HollywoodLife

    Is it just us oris this friendship TOTALLY random?! Colton Haynes and Serena Williams are spending time together while vacationing in Australia, and it's not even the first time they've hung out. Where did this pairing even come from!? #FriendshipGoals! Serena Williams , 34, and Colton Haynes , 27, flaunted their friendship on Instagram Oct. 5 while on a trip to Australia with their mutual pal, Val Vogt.


  19. 2016 Giro d'Italia route presented at Milan ExpoRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    Organizers revealed the 21-stage route on Monday at a presentation at the Milan Expo in the presence of numerous cyclists, including reigning champion Alberto Contador, new world champion Peter Sagan and former winners Vincenzo Nibali and Ivan Basso - who announced his retirement from cycling. The route for the 2016 Giro includes four days in the high mountains and seven medium mountain stages.


  20. Lazzerini takes aim at the senior ranks after landing youth games gold in SamoaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    SEAN Lazzerini's pedigree as a prizefighter runs in both the Scottish and Italian sides of the family. This 18-year-old Glasgow boxer returned home from the Commonwealth Youth Games in Samoa with a gold medal to show for his efforts, pretty good bang for his buck considering the teenager required just minutes in the ring to knock out Samoan and Tongan opponents in the semi-final then final.