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Ramirez gets 5 extra-base hits as Indians rout Tigers

Ramirez gets 5 extra-base hits as Indians rout Tigers

This ball hit by Jose Ramirez bounced twice off the top of the wall, caromed back into the field of play, only to have Mahtook swat it over the wall. Giants 2, Cardinals 1, 10 inn.: Nick Hundley hit a game-ending homer in the 10th inning for San Francisco. Ramirez had five extra-base hits - two home runs and three doubles - to lead the Indians to the 11-1 win.


Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku fires Belgium into 2018 World Cup

Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku fires Belgium into 2018 World Cup

Belgium now have 22 points from eight Group H games - eight more than second-placed Bosnia Herzegovina, who leapfrogged Greece with a 4-0 win in Gibraltar. Belgium were in ruthless mood as they thrashed Gibraltar 9-0 in their 2018 World Cup qualifier on Thursday evening. The loss of points in the last match puts a cross on the prospects of Skibbe's wards to win in the group and the output directly to the World Cup .


Bottas and Mercedes best in Friday practice for Italian GP

Bottas and Mercedes best in Friday practice for Italian GP

Like his team-mate, Hamilton - who now leads the title race by three points over Vettel - conceded that Ferrari was likely to mount a much stronger challenge next time around, in the Singapore Grand Prix. Vettel had been linked to Mercedes in media speculation, and the team's non-executive chairman Niki Lauda said last weekend there had been some contact as the German considered his options.


Bangladesh eye series triumph after maiden Australia win

Bangladesh eye series triumph after maiden Australia win

I think we're still a young team, obviously some new players that have come in only previous year in the summer and some guys that are still trying to find their way. "In this test, the wicket was pretty tough to bat on, that has to be said, because the top order also found it hard to bat. It's about working what's best for us but also working at it as a team and trying to be the best team we can be".


Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger: I will return for Monaco's Thomas Lemar

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger: I will return for Monaco's Thomas Lemar

After bringing him to London earlier in the year, giving him a tour of the training ground, and otherwise sweet-talking him, Arsenal lodged a £45 million bid for Thomas Lemar's services with Monaco in late July . "Your interest is always to perform and he is 100 percent committed, I have no doubt about that", said Wenger as media reports suggest. "But €180m is too much for us".


Van Nistelrooy scores for Man Utd on Old Trafford return

Van Nistelrooy scores for Man Utd on Old Trafford return

Van Nistelrooy delighted home fans with a trademark penalty, before Danny Webber also netted for United in the first half, with second-half Barca goals from Luis Garcia and Mendieta giving the Catalans a draw on the day. "Henrikh Mkhitaryan has had a great start to the season in terms of assists for the same reason". Ibrahimovic scored a sensational 28 goals in 46 appearances across all competitions for the Reds in the 2016/17 season, and his new deal sees him tied to Old Trafford until ...