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by | August 23, 2019 | 02:40

Elizabethton Airport manager Dan Cogan confirmed a private plane ran off the end of the runway and caught fire, but did say all passengers got out of the plane shortly after the crash happened. "We had a great time with our first responder family at the BMS night race!" wrote the Carter County Tennessee Sheriff's Office on its Facebook page Saturday.

by | August 23, 2019 | 00:55

A Belknap Superior Court jury returned an indictment earlier this month charging the 32-year-old National Football League veteran with cocaine possession. New England hosts the Carolina Panthers in a preseason game tonight at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. A second-round draft pick by the Patriots in 2009, Chung has spent nine of his 10 National Football League seasons in New England, with his tenure broken by one season with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2013.

by | August 22, 2019 | 02:03

Australia's best batsman was felled by a sickening bouncer in the Second Test at Lord's. "It's not unlike England losing James Anderson, actually", he said. Marnus Labuschagne came in for Smith and scored 59 in the second innings to help secure a draw, but Australia captain Tim Paine believes others will have to step up this week.

by | August 22, 2019 | 01:12

Stunningly, the #1 overall pick Zion Williamson was tied for 4th with only 5 percent of the vote, which begs the question, does the 2019 NBA Draft class know something we don't? Cam Reddish , Williamson's teammate at Duke, garnered 19% of the votes.

by | August 22, 2019 | 01:25

It remains unclear whether Messi and Suarez will be available for the second-round match against Real Betis this weekend. La Liga fantasy: Sign up now! Argentine star Lionel Messi is a doubt for the game due to physical issues that prevented him from taking part in the Athletic game.

by | August 21, 2019 | 01:13

I keep hearing "HE'S PERFECT FOR CLEVELAND!'..." "This was personal. They thought they'd send me here to die". "At the end of the day, we're anxious about us", Engram said. "I don't know. I'd make sure we won the game, maybe". "I don't look back on that without a large responsibility for that". "He's a great player, he can throw it, I enjoy watching him play".

by | August 20, 2019 | 02:03

Teixeira further informed how he fended off Madrid's interest for a young Neymar and tied the teenager to a professional contract despite his young age. Barca are widely considered to be the frontrunners to capture Neymar if he does depart Parc des Princes, with Ernesto Valverde's side keen to bring their former player back to Camp Nou for a reunion with Lionel Messi.

by | August 20, 2019 | 02:13

Justin Thomas is in the driver's seat to secure a $US15 million payday this week after his BMW Championship win sent him to the top of the US PGA Tour's FedEx Cup standings. "I'm going to have a have another good round and see if we can make some history". I really found it and hit a lot of really quality shots and putts those last eight holes, but I struggled and it's, I think, very impressive the fact I got a four-under round out of how I hit it today'.

by | August 19, 2019 | 01:02

Smith was in sight of his third successive Ashes hundred when, on 80, he turned his head away from an express delivery from England fast bowler Archer timed at 92.4 miles per hour. "Steve's fitness will be assessed on an ongoing basis. Steve will undergo a precautionary scan on his neck on Sunday", the CA statement said. Player is cleared to compete.

by | August 19, 2019 | 02:06

Jon Jones has intensified his rivalry with Daniel Cormier by blasting him on social media over his stunning loss at UFC 241 on Saturday . When Cormier was visibly weakened late in the round, Miocic managed to finish the fight with blows to the head.

by | August 19, 2019 | 01:52

Justin Thomas set a new course record in the third round as he stormed to the top of the BMW Championship leaderboard. "I just hope the trend doesn't continue and someone else breaks it tomorrow", Thomas said . "I was so pumped up". Thomas rolled the ball past the cup on a 29-foot birdie putt at the par-4 18th then sank his four-footer for par to close a spectacular performance.

by | August 18, 2019 | 02:04

Both performances featured moments of promise for Chelsea , but Lampard knows he will be judged on results, making it essential to avoid a third consecutive defeat when Leicester visit west London. The Frenchman has finally revealed where he feels comfortable playing in the team. 'It's a very competitive squad, which is what we want, but he understands where he's at.

by | August 18, 2019 | 02:04

Patient play from City culminated in the restoration of their lead ten minutes to the break as Aguero tucked past Lloris from De Bruyne's slick move. Mauricio Pochettino's side started the season last weekend with a come-from-behind win over Aston Villa at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. "We are going to live the season in this situation, it is what it is and we have to accept it and it will make us stronger".

by | August 18, 2019 | 01:40

After Liverpool's European triumph in Istanbul over Chelsea, the Reds went in search of three points against Southampton on Saturday. I was happy with everything he did today, all the saves he made, all the other stuff. Jurgen Klopp said that Southampton probably celebrated more than Liverpool after the UEFA Super Cup triumph last Wednesday, "nobody wanted extra time tonight".

by | August 18, 2019 | 02:12

Five things to know... The Brazilian has enjoyed a successful spell on the pitch for PSG , scoring 51 goals in 58 games. "I asked [ Neymar ] how he was emotionally due to his situation and he said: 'I am calm, I know there is a way out and now I'm waiting for PSG to resolve the situation, '" Tite said at a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, after speaking with Neymar by phone.

by | August 17, 2019 | 00:45

Above all, I want them to be able to focus on each training session and each match. "They need to feel our passion for each moment, each match. I am helping them in the training and preparation". For us, for me first they are a person, then a player. "They came back to train with us on Tuesday". Mesut was sick but today [Thursday] is getting better.

by | August 16, 2019 | 13:10

The trio have worked together at bigger matches - they were in charge of this year's Women's World Cup final in France - but there is no doubt they will be under intense focus at Istanbul's Vodafone Park. "He was in with us, he's a brilliant character, a really nice lad and helped us a lot in the pre-season, and now we (have) made a decision to work together with him".

by | August 16, 2019 | 12:43

Now, the veteran National Basketball Association coach may soon be tasked with taking down The King. Lue, who previously won a title with LeBron James in Cleveland, was rumored to be a leading candidate for the Lakers head coaching job earlier in the offseason.

by | August 16, 2019 | 13:48

The 23-year-old British-born Thai driver has scored 16 points from 12 races, with his best result a sixth-placed finish in the rain-affected German Grand Prix. As well as his pole position in Hungary , Verstappen has won two of the past four races. He impressed in races in China, Monaco and Germany . Mr Albon now sits 15th in the world championship having scored 16 points.

by | August 14, 2019 | 02:23

Williams has been a holdout throughout training camp and stayed away from the team's mandatory minicamp in June. Despite the organization's willingness to instead threaten the 31-year-old with massive fines as a motivational technique , but that gesture appears to have the opposite effect, with Williams digging his heels in deeper and showing zero signs of a potential return .

by | August 14, 2019 | 02:10

Consistency remains key for improving South Africa as they revel in a first Rugby Championship title in a decade, a significant psychological boost a little over a month out from the World Cup in Japan. Pollard got the visitors up and running with a long-range penalty in the ninth minute, and they edged ahead five minutes later following a driving maul from a line-out which saw hooker Mbonambi dot the ball down.

by | August 13, 2019 | 02:19

And yes, even though he didn't get a hit for the first time in his young career, Bo Bichette was a factor with a stunning, multiple run-saving defensive play in the fifth inning, an effort overshadowed only by a pair of Teoscar Hernandez round trippers.

by | August 13, 2019 | 00:41

On Monday, the Miami Hurricanes named their starting quarterback for the August 24 opener against Florida . "We believe we can win with all three guys", Diaz said in. After those daring words, Martell unexpectedly entered his name into the transfer portal as well, leaving the Buckeyes for Miami. The Miami Hurricanes are coming off a disappointing 2018 season in which they went 7-6.

by | August 12, 2019 | 01:20

Joining Luiz will be left back Kieran Tierney, who moved from Celtic for 25 million pounds ($30 million). While attempts to sign Paulo Dybala broke down after the two parties failed to agree a deal over the player's image rights, the moves for his Argentina teammate Lo Celso from Real Betis and England youth global Sessegnon from Fulham proved more successful with both players confirmed within an hour of the window shutting.

by | August 12, 2019 | 01:23

The French-speaking Medvedev, cheered on by a partisan crowd, finished off a tired-looking Thiem 6-3 6-1 to end the Austrian's six-match winning streak in under an hour. "I'm very exhausted and I hurt myself in the second set". After the morning match, Monfils didn't sound too confident about playing against the 33-year-old Nadal.

by | August 12, 2019 | 01:17

Seattle signed former New Orleans Saints quarterback J.T. Barrett and added linebacker Juwon Young to their roster. To make room on their 90-man, the team waived linebacker Chris Worley and safety Marwin Evans . However, with both Lynch and Smith's struggles in training camp, and of course the possibility that Smith's injures lingers, Barrett has a chance to win a roster spot with Seattle if he can outplay them in the team's final few training camp games.

by | August 11, 2019 | 01:19

It is Woods' first withdrawal from a tournament worldwide since he pulled out before the second round of the 2017 Dubai Desert Classicdue to back spasms. The 2019 BMW Championship is a PGA Tour event slated for August 15-18, at Medinah Country Club, in Medinah, Illinois. The former world number one is the defending champion in Atlanta after beating Billy Horschel by two shots at East Lake for his first victory since 2013.

by | August 11, 2019 | 01:08

After a dominant first set Andreescu struggled with her injury, needing a medical timeout in the second set before digging deep for the victory. The Czech native could reclaim the No. It was a bit sore, but I think it got a little bit worse during the match", Andreescu said. She came jogging back out with a wrap around her right leg and tape on her left inner thigh.

by | August 11, 2019 | 01:01

The return leg didn't see him add to his tally. The five-time Ballon d'Or victor is also in the running for the FIFA Best Men's Player award, which will be announced in September. World Cup victor Hugo Lloris and Barcelona's Marc Andre Ter Stegen are also in the running for the coveted goalkeeping accolade. Lionel Messi has beaten Cristiano Ronaldo to UEFA's Goal of the Season award for 2018-19.

by | August 10, 2019 | 02:10

Stills and Ross had not had a conversation as of Thursday night, but the veteran receiver said he anticipated the two talking in the future. Stills in a tweet on Wednesday said Ross's support for Trump and for his own social justice nonprofit, the Ross Initiative in Sports for Equality, were incongruous.

by | August 10, 2019 | 02:17

Of all the weird turns Brown's career has taken in the last couple months, this might be the most odd. The trash-talking safety out of Mississippi State stole the show early on by parking right next to Derek Carr when he arrived at training camp.

by | August 10, 2019 | 01:43

While this seems like an idle threat for Brown to hold over the league, no one can be certain that he won't sit out. The newest Oakland superstar has worn the same brand of helmet throughout his Hall of Fame-worthy career. He was again told it was not allowed and replaced it with the new version. The post led to plenty of speculation about what happened to Brown's feet.

by | August 10, 2019 | 01:57

A feeling that Aaron Rodgers could do without. The sound took a lot of Packers fans by surprise Thursday night at the preseason opener against the Houston Texans . I think the [NFL] PA is going to look at that, for sure. "To do close to a live kickoff drill, I don't think is the best use of inter-squad practices".

by | August 10, 2019 | 01:49

Meanwhile, 2018 FIFA World Cup-winning France global Lucas Hernandez said he is feeling "100 percent" after making his long-awaited debut for the German giants. Hernandez could make his official debut on Monday when defending champions Bayern travel to Energie Cottbus in the DFB-Pokal first round. Sarpreet Singh has scored his first goal from open play for Bayern Munich , although the match will surely be remembered for the scoreline.

by | August 10, 2019 | 01:31

According to Mike Coppinger of The Athletic , the fight will take place in an open-air stadium being constructed for the fight. He was making his US debut and many fans had traveled from the U.K.to Madison Square Garden to see him fight. The exact titles the Englishman lost to Ruiz back in June. In June, Ruiz Jr sent Joshua to the canvas twice in the third round, dazing the champion.