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Iwakuma finally figures out Red Sox

Cruz hammered a 1-1 pitch from Porcello for a 441-foot solo shot to open the second inning. Travis Shaw's RBI groundout scored Jackie Bradley Jr., but Diaz got Sandy Leon for the final out on an excellent defensive play by second baseman Robinson Cano in shallow right field.


Military bullet fired at Equestrian press centre in Rio

Military bullet fired at Equestrian press centre in Rio

In what is by far the weirdest story to come out of Day One of the 2016 Olympics, a military bullet fell from the sky and pierced the ceiling of the equestrian press tent Saturday afternoon. "The same source, which is the Minister of Defence, says the first findings showed that the bullet arrived. with low energy and low speed". "In the meantime, all the authorities have assured us that they have reinforced security around this area".



Lizzie Armitstead: Team GB ace opens up after Rio 2016 cycling loss

Abbott was now alone trying to hold off three chasers, including Anna Van Der Breggen, the 2015 road race world champion. It was along the same stretch of road that Geraint Thomas fell off in the men's race and where favourite Vincenzo Nibali broke his collarbone.


What time does the Andre Ward vs. Alexander Brand fight start?

What time does the Andre Ward vs. Alexander Brand fight start?

Ward has had most of his success in the super middleweight division, but a big money showdown with light heavyweight kingpin Sergey Kovalev awaits him if he is able to walk away victorious. "People have to weigh in the amount of time I have been doing this, which is all my life", Ward said. "There's no reason why I can't get that task handled".


Andre Ayew to have West Ham medical today

Andre Ayew to have West Ham medical today

The Hammers are understood to have made a breakthrough in their attempts to secure a £20m with Swansea for the Ghana worldwide, who scored 12 Premier League goals last season. "We are close to signing a couple of players and that's it", he said. "He's happy here, but I can't wait for the transfer window to finish". "This is a good period for us".


Shooters aim to launch medal haul

Shooters aim to launch medal haul

The expectations for a better show from the Indian duo of Chandela and Paul, who had won the gold and silver in the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, were dashed as they were found wanting in a top-class field. Earlier, Jitu entered the final after finishing sixth in the qualifying stage. The pistol shooter, born in Sankhuwasabha district of Nepal and settled in Uttar Pradesh, is the reigning world champion in 50m pistol as he will compete in both the events with an aim to make an ...