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Motor racing-Bird wins Formula E opener with Porsche and Mercedes on podium

(Reuters) – Britain’s Sam Bird won the opening race of the Formula E season in Saudi Arabia for Envision Virgin Racing on Friday, with series debutants Porsche and Mercedes ...

Lorenzo-Vera extends lead as Fleetwood, Rahm boost Race to Dubai chances

(Reuters) – France’s Mike Lorenzo-Vera carded a three-under-par 69 to grab a three-shot lead at the season-ending DP World Tour Championship on Friday, while Race to Dubai contenders ...

Bird wins Formula E opener with Porsche and Mercedes on podium

(Reuters) – Britain’s Sam Bird won the opening race of the Formula E season in Saudi Arabia for Envision Virgin Racing on Friday, with series debutants Porsche and Mercedes ...

NASCAR’s ‘Superman’ casts long shadow with retirement plans

(Reuters) – NASCAR’s season may have just ended but the race is on to uncover the next generation of superstar drivers, after seven-time champion Jimmie Johnson announced plans ...

Take 5: Browns’ missing piece, Cowboys-Patriots clash

Heavyweight clashes in Foxborough, Mass., and Santa Clara, Calif., headline a juicy Week 12 slate, but we’re going to start first with the Cleveland Browns. Nov 14, 2019; Cleveland, ...

NHL roundup: Isles set franchise mark with 16-game points streak

Brock Nelson, playing in his 500th career game, scored with 43.5 seconds left in overtime Thursday night as the red-hot New York Islanders beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 in Brooklyn, ...

Athletics: Former NZ Olympic champ Snell survives heart scare while driving

(Reuters) – New Zealand’s former three-times Olympic champion Peter Snell has said he passed out while driving earlier this week due to a heart issue and was unable to travel ...

No evidence Rudolph used racial slur in fight with Garrett, says league

(Reuters) – The NFL said on Thursday it found no evidence to support allegations that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph used a racial slur against Cleveland Browns ...

Hurting Hewitt pans Davis Cup scheduling after Australia eliminated

MADRID (Reuters) – Australia captain Lleyton Hewitt criticised the scheduling at the revamped Davis Cup Finals after his team lost 2-1 to Canada in the quarter-finals on Thursday. ...

MLB notebook: Astros’ investigation widens to 2018-19

The investigation of the Houston Astros’ alleged sign-stealing scandal has been extended beyond 2017 to include the 2018 and 2019 seasons, commissioner Rob Manfred disclosed Thursday. ...