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Sports Nike Releases Inspirational
Author: 0 Nike Releases Inspirational "Dream Crazy" Short Film Narrated By Colin Kaepernick

Jesse Watters said this is all boils down to the "myth of Colin Kaepernick ", which he argued was created by the media. "I'm only one person but it makes me feel good". Others argued the backlash and calls for a Nike boycott showed how debate has morphed beyond how to react to athletes trying to highlight issues like racial inequality and police shootings of unarmed minorities.

Sports Woods fires sizzling 29 on first nine at BMW Championship
Author: 0 Woods fires sizzling 29 on first nine at BMW Championship

His only bogey came at the par-three eighth, where he misjudged his tee shot and sent an eight-iron over the back into punishing rough. "I made some great putts out there today including getting off to a better start than I have most of the season", he said.

Sports Denmark opts for a weak squad as image right dispute continues
Author: 0 Denmark opts for a weak squad as image right dispute continues

Ticket prices were slashed to €1 because of the depleted Danish team. Replacement goalkeeper Christoffer Haagh, who is registered with fifth-tier club Jægersborg Boldklub and plays for Denmark's global futsal team, made several heroic saves to keep the Slovaks, led by Napoli star Marek Hamšík, from adding to their goal tally.

Sports Watford fans dream of league glory after incredible stat is revealed
Author: 0 Watford fans dream of league glory after incredible stat is revealed

James Milner has played down Liverpool FC's title chances after a fourth win from four Premier League games this season has seen them top the table on goal difference. As for Rashford's red card, he was less forgiving. But, on this occasion at least, the Gunners showed some backbone, winning 3-2 thanks to Alexandre Lacazette's late goal.

Sports Serena not looking past Sevastova semi-final showdown
Author: 0 Serena not looking past Sevastova semi-final showdown

Osaka will next face last year's beaten finalist Madison Keys , after the highest seed left in the tournament at 14 powered past Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 6-4 6-3. Against Tsurenko, Osaka barely broke a sweat, winning, 6-1, 6-1. Suarez Navarro enjoyed a fine run in NY, where she upstaged sixth seed Caroline Garcia and ended Maria Sharapova's impeccable record under the lights in the Big Apple, however, the 30th seed could not match Keys.

Author: 0 Novak Djokovic reaches US Open semi-finals, then criticises playing conditions

Japan's Nishikori, who missed last year's US Open after a season-ending wrist injury, joined compatriot Naomi Osaka in reaching the semis - the first time that a Japanese man and woman have reached the last four in the same Grand Slam. Things started well for the two-time victor as he raced into a 3-0 lead, and despite Millman's best efforts he could not claw the break back as the Serb remained comfortable on serve.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus Champions League prediction made by Jurgen Kohler
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo: Juventus Champions League prediction made by Jurgen Kohler

And while Dalic took aim at Ronaldo, he concedes he might have gone too far in saying "Ronaldo is an egoist and I'd never want him in my team". Modric won the UEFA's Player of the Year last week as he helped Real Madrid to their third straight UEFA Champions League title before guiding his country to their first FIFA World Cup final.

Sports Denmark pick futsal players to avoid Euro 2020 expulsion
Author: 0 Denmark pick futsal players to avoid Euro 2020 expulsion

Tottenham star Eriksen has now implored the authorities to accept the offer of playing the next two matches under the terms of their old deal, insisting money is not the priority for the squad, who reached the last 16 of the FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation.

Sports Serena matches her easiest win over Venus in US Open rout
Author: 0 Serena matches her easiest win over Venus in US Open rout

Awaiting her there was the often tricky Ashleigh Barty , but Pliskova dispatched the Australian 6-4 6-4. Serena has so far delighted in sharing details of motherhood, from giving birth and dealing with post-pregnancy complications like blood clots to the simple joys of playing and spending time with her daughter.

Sports Champion Sloane Stephens knocked out of US Open
Author: 0 Champion Sloane Stephens knocked out of US Open

Stephens beat Sevastova in the same round past year en route to her first Grand Slam title, but she missed numerous chances to grab an early lead in the rematch and could never get back into the match. Thiem and Nadal battled in the 90-degree heat and 50-percent humidity for four hours and 49 minutes and in the end, Thiem had won 166 points while Nadal had 171, but Nadal won the most important point - the last one.

Sports Naomi Osaka storms past Lesia Tsurenko into the final four
Author: 0 Naomi Osaka storms past Lesia Tsurenko into the final four

Osaka will face either 14th-seeded Madison Keys or No. 30 Carla Suarez Navarro in the first major semifinal appearance for a Japanese woman since Kimiko Date reached the final four at Wimbledon in 1996. Osaka had consecutive 50-minute matches earlier in the tournament, including a 6-0, 6-0 thrashing of Aliaksandra Sasnovich in the third round. She recovered to win in three sets, with her opponent accusing her of acting after the match.

Sports Kevin Gorman: Le'Veon Bell's absence bad for business
Author: 0 Kevin Gorman: Le'Veon Bell's absence bad for business

The Steelers reportedly have no plans to rescind Bell's franchise tag, which means the running back can sit on his couch through Week 10, when he'll need to report and sign his tender to still be eligible for free agency in the spring. Bell's actually set to make $14.5 million when he signs his tender, though he'll lose $855,000 for every game he misses. "Now that it's game time, and you know you have $14 million looming out there and you're still not here and your team wants you here, at ...

Sports Sharapova laments inconsistency after US Open exit
Author: 0 Sharapova laments inconsistency after US Open exit

When asked what was concerning her most about her game at the moment, she replied: 'I think not being able to consistently put up the level from one match to another, stringing obviously in a span of hopefully a total of seven matches during a Grand Slam .

Sports NASCAR Xfinity Series: Brad Keselowski Gets First Darlington Win
Author: 0 NASCAR Xfinity Series: Brad Keselowski Gets First Darlington Win

It always has been and always will be. Here are some of the drivers we like to contend for the victory. The day concludes with the Xfinity race, which has been won by Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regulars in 13 of the past 15 years. "I'm certainly not talking about next year, and I haven't really put as much thought into it as you all have, honestly", he said. Marty Snider, Dave Burns, Kelli Stavast and Parker Kligerman will report from pit road.

Sports Beckham's 'proud day' as Inter Miami is born
Author: 0 Beckham's 'proud day' as Inter Miami is born

Inter Miami owner and president of football operations Beckham told the club's website: " This is such a proud day for myself and for the entire team ". Beckham hopes the team begins playing in 2020 (initially at a temporary site), but it lacks a stadium after years trying to find a site in Miami .

Sports Making sense of the new UEFA Nations League
Author: 0 Making sense of the new UEFA Nations League

They were then seeded within those leagues into four pots, and drawn into four groups: each of three teams in Leagues A and B, of four teams in League D and three of four and one of three in League C. The inaugural 2018-19 Uefa Nations League begins this week, with matches taking place across the continent. "Especially for top teams who may want to face opposition from outside Europe as they will be in groups of three teams".

Sports Serena Williams sees off Pliskova to make US Open semifinals
Author: 0 Serena Williams sees off Pliskova to make US Open semifinals

With the heat rule in effect, junior matches on the outside courts were suspended and when Serena took the court, she took time to settle. 'When I get to a Grand Slam, in a major, I just want to play really hard and do really well. So she's definitely someone that gets a lot of balls back and something I have to be ready for". "Shocking, my first top-10 win", said Williams, who will face Anastasija Sevastova for the first time for a place in the final after the 19th seeded Latvian ...

Sports 'General' Henderson signs new contract with Liverpool
Author: 0 'General' Henderson signs new contract with Liverpool

When you win four times it sounds really insane to say this, but it is still part of the pre-season for a very long time after the summer. Gomez has been widely hailed for his performances, which have helped the Reds to concede just once in four Premier League matches so far, a record which sees them sit top of the table.

Sports Thiem, Nadal into quarterfinals
Author: 0 Thiem, Nadal into quarterfinals

But this one went to a tiebreak, lost by a sloppy Nadal more than it was won by Thiem , dragging things to a fifth set. The fact that Thiem has beaten the "King of Clay" three times on the dirt will give him huge confidence that he has what it takes to win here in what will be their first meeting on a hard court.

Sports Roger Federer Falls To Unheralded Australian John Millman At US Open
Author: 0 Roger Federer Falls To Unheralded Australian John Millman At US Open

After two hours of sleep, cars and crews were back outside at 4am on Wednesday. "Maybe when you feel like that, as well, you start missing chances, and I had those", he said. While sister Tessa Millman said she "just started crying" after the win. Millman is No. 55 now and has never been higher than No. 49. Said Millman: "Look, I always was of the opinion that I was in the fourth round for a reason".

Sports Meghan McCain Honors Her Father John McCain In Eulogy, Slams Donald Trump
Author: 0 Meghan McCain Honors Her Father John McCain In Eulogy, Slams Donald Trump

McCain's daughter delivered a tearful but forceful tribute to her father, who she said told her to "show them how tough you are" with her eulogy. "Together we mourn and together we go on", she wrote on Twitter . John McCain was a legitimate war hero whose story as a prisoner of war in No. Vietnam is well-known by anyone reading this column. On CNN's State of the Union yesterday, two of John McCain's close friends, Sen.