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Match Preview (VIA: Tennis.com) Match Time & Date: August 4th 2014 – 5:00pm EST  Novak Djokovic has decided to play doubles in Beijing with his friend Stanislas Wawrinka. The world No. 1 rarely plays doubles and has only played one doubles match this season, a loss in Dubai when he partnered his younger brother, Marko. Djokovic and Wawrinka will face the No. 2 seeds Mahesh Bhupathi and Robert Lindstedt in the first round. “I miss [doubles] in a way because I think it brings a lot of positives to myRead More
Detroit Tigers v New York Yankees - Game 5
Match Preview (VIA: MLB.com) Man of the hour will be reserved for Tigers reliever Joba Chamberlain, who will likely make his first appearance in the Bronx at some point in the series since signing with Detroit in December. The former Yankee pitched the first seven seasons of his career in New York, and he produced a 0.38 ERA in 19 games as a rookie in 2007 and a 9-6 campaign during the team’s World Series championship season in 2009. “They gave me the opportunity to play baseball,” Chamberlain said. “I’mRead More
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** MATCH HIGHLIGHTS AT THE BOTTOM OF ARTICLE** Match Preview (VIA: The Telegraph) Brendan Rodgers says the United States will play host to the “biggest club game in the world” when Liverpool meet Manchester United on Monday. England’s northern giants will meet in the final of the International Champions Cup in Miami after winning their respective groups in the pre-season competition. Liverpool were secured of their place against United prior to their last qualifying game against AC Milan – a 2-0 victory – and within hours 50,000 tickets had beenRead More
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Match Preview (VIA: Caught Offside) Where: Emirates Stadium, London When: 16.20 BST Arsenal will be looking to follow up their fine performance against Benfica on Saturday with another win against Ligue 1 giants AS Monaco on the second day of the Emirates Cup. The Gunners were in superb form to thrash Benfica 5-1 at the Emirates Stadium yesterday, and the club’s fans will get another glimpse of their new signings Alexis Sanchez, Mathieu Debuchy and Calum Chambers against some high class opposition this afternoon. Exciting youngsters Yaya Sanogo and JoelRead More
San Diego Chargers v New York Giants
Match Preview (VIA: BuffaloBills.com) On Sunday, the Buffalo Bills square off against the New York Giants in the annual Hall of Fame Game from Canton, Ohio. Not only is this our first glimpse of the NFL’s new season, but there’s plenty that has changed since last year. While we’re gearing up to see these two teams take the field, let’s preview the game’s most important details. Doug Marrone and the Bills will have one extra preseason game this summer. Buffalo will square off against the Giants in the annual HallRead More
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Match Preview (VIA: Wikipedia) Squash is a racquet sport played by two (singles) or four players (doubles) in a four-walled court with a small, hollow rubber ball. The players must alternate in striking the ball with their racquet and hit the ball onto the playable surfaces of the four walls of the court. The game was formerly called squash racquets, a reference to the “squashable” soft ball used in the game (compared with the harder ball used in its parent game racquets). Squash is recognized by the IOC and supportersRead More
India's Kashyap Parupalli plays against Sri Lanka's Niluka Karunaratne during their men's singles round of 16 badminton match during the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Wembley Arena
Medal Ceremony Match Preview (VIA: Badminton World Federation) For the first time since 1986, a country other than Malaysia will win the Men’s Singles gold medal at the Commonwealth Games. The shock loss of Chong Wei Feng to RV Gurusaidutt of India in yesterday’s quarter-finals shattered the stranglehold which the Asian powerhouse has maintained on the coveted title since the 1990 Commonwealth Games when Rashid Sidek – now Malaysia’s head badminton coach – ascended to the podium’s top spot in Auckland, New Zealand. Malaysia’s other quarter-finalist, Daren Liew, also perishedRead More
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Match Preview (VIA: GlasgowScotland.org & The Independant) The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games promise to be the best Commonwealth Games ever. 6,500 athletes and officials from 71 nations and territories will compete in 17 sports over 11 days. From the precision of lawn bowls to the exciting combat of wrestling and judo, from the high adrenaline of track events to the grace and beauty of gymnastics, in 2014 Glasgow will be the stage for a fantastic summer of sport, as well as a range of cultural and arts events open to everyone.Read More
TENNIS-ROGERS CUP-RAONIC
Milos Raonic. Vasek Pospisil. Two Canadians. One ATP tennis final. History! Match Preview (VIA: The Globe and Mail) Tentative Match Time & Date Schedule Sunday, August 3 ATP & WTA Final Gates Open: 10:00 AM EST Match Start: 12:00 PM EST Milos Raonic served his way into the finals of the Citi Open on an overcast Saturday afternoon and his compatriot Vasek Pospisil ratcheted himself into the semifinals. If Pospisil succeeds on Saturday night in his semi against No. 14 Richard Gasquet, it will be an all-Canadian showdown in theRead More
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On August 2, 2014, it was announced that Subban and the Habs had agreed to terms on an eight year contract worth an AAV of $9 million.They did so prior to the release of the decision from the arbitration that had occurred the day before. PK Subban has 9 MILLION reasons to smile as he is now getting paid 9 million dollars a year over the next 8 years. Drinks on you, right PK? About P.K Subban Subban is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for theRead More