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>>   Fitness
Tennis: Field-based fitness tests – the 7 domains every coach needs to test 
British Journal of Sports Medicine - 83 Minutes ago
By Dr. Babette Pluim ( @DocPluim ) At the start of the indoor tennis season, many fitness trainers and coaches use a set of ‘fitness tests’ to evaluate their junior player. What they really want to     Add Comment

Feeling Woozy After Restarting Exercise Regimen 
Xpat Athens - 2 Hours ago
The answer: Working out is hard on a good day – no one needs the added disincentive of feeling sick. (Although it doesn’t sound like your symptoms are serious, be safe and consult with your doctor.)     Add Comment

The Best Back Fat Exercises 
UPublish.info - 3 Hours ago
Category: Health and wellness (c) When a person is overweight, the most common places that they complain about the extra weight are the arms, legs, buttocks, and the midsection. One, often overlooked     Add Comment

Functional And Sports Training Coach Anthony Passamonte Featured in Womens Fitness  
MENAFN - 10 Hours ago
(MENAFN Press) Anthony Passamonte is currently being featured in Women’s Fitness magazine as a World Fitness Elite Game Changer. Sudbury MA – August 29 2014 – Anthony Passamonte Co-Owner of is currently     Add Comment
>>   Outdoor recreation
Sponsorships lift extreme sports to next level 
CTV News - 8/31/2014
(WASHINGTON-AFP) - Erich Wegscheider is a man with a plan: to compete in 28 of the world's toughest cycling, mountaineering, triathlon and ultra-marathon events -- and find sponsors to foot the bills.     Add Comment

Schools Urged to Give Fishing a Go! 
FISHINGmagic - 15 Hours ago
Schools are being urged to get children into angling The EA and the ATr are urging schools to offer their students the chance to get into angling.   As children return to the classroom this week,     Add Comment

The End of the Road for Himalayan Balsam? 
FISHINGmagic - 15 Hours ago
Himalayan balsam has rapidly become one of the UK's most widespread invasive weeds but a natural control method may be here... Reasearchers at CABI are to make controlled releases of rust fungus to     Add Comment

Voss Extreme Sports Week ranked as best in the world 
Bergen Guide - 8 Hours ago
Voss Extreme Sports Week is ranked as the best in the world by LonelyPlanet in the category Best Adventure Festivals . In Norwegian language it is known at Ekstremsportveko . This festival has three     Add Comment
>>   American football
Carr to start over Schaub in Raiders' opener 
Miami Herald - 2 Hours ago
Alameda, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Raiders will start the regular season with rookie Derek Carr under center. Raiders coach Dennis Allen informed the team Monday that Carr will start over
Report: Carr to start over Schaub in Raiders' opener Fox 23 New York
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Niners' Boone ends holdout 
Miami Herald - 3 Hours ago
Santa Clara, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - San Francisco 49ers guard Alex Boone finally reported to the team on Monday after staging a prolonged holdout over dissatisfaction over his contract. NFL.com reported     Add Comment

NFL rookie QB crop headed not by Johnny Manziel, but ... Derek Carr? 
Los Angeles Times - 3 Hours ago
In each of the last six NFL seasons, at least one rookie quarterback has started an opener. That trend appears likely to continue this season — but the Oakland Raiders are taking the suspense down to     Add Comment

Idzik: Cutting Patterson was 'best thing for Jets' 
Miami Herald - 4 Hours ago
NEW YORK -- Despite a thin secondary, general manager John Idzik says moving on from cornerback Dimitri Patterson was "the best thing for the Jets" after a bizarre week. Patterson, expected to be a starter,
Idzik: Cutting Patterson Was ‘best Thing For Jets’ Epoch Times
Idzik: Cutting Patterson ‘best thing for Jets’ Sportsnet.ca
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>>   Baseball
Giants have mixed day in Colorado 
San Jose Mercury News - 3 Hours ago
DENVER -- A long day at Coors Field ended with a 10-9 walk-off loss for the Giants on Monday. Colorado Rockies catcher Michael McKenry hit a leadoff single in the bottom of the ninth, took second on     Add Comment

Price, Cabrera lead Tigers to 12-1 rout of Indians 
Miami Herald - 4 Hours ago
CLEVELAND -- David Price bounced back from an alarming start and Miguel Cabrera homered twice, hitting one of Detroit's three homers off Cleveland's Corey Kluber, as the Tigers rolled to a 12-1 win on
Price, Cabrera lead Tigers to rout of Indians Journal-Gazette
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Spain, Greece Move to 3-0, Senegal Upsets Croatia 
ABC News - 6 Hours ago
Spain beat Brazil in a battle of unbeatens to take the lead in Group A, while Greece also improved to 3-0 in a Group B that Senegal shook up with the big upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup. The     Add Comment

Rockies lose resumption of May suspension 
Miami Herald - 4 Hours ago
DENVER -- How things have changed for the Colorado Rockies in three months. Back on May 22, when their game against the San Francisco Giants was suspended because of rain, they were three games out of     Add Comment
>>   Basketball
Opals star Lauren Jackson ruled out of basketball World Cup through injury 
Sydney Morning Herald - 3 Hours ago
Star centre Lauren Jackson has been ruled out of the Australian Opals' upcoming World Cup campaign to undergo further rehabilitation on her knee. Jackson has been advised she requires another eight     Add Comment

Spain, Greece Move to 3-0, Senegal Upsets Croatia 
ABC News - 6 Hours ago
Spain beat Brazil in a battle of unbeatens to take the lead in Group A, while Greece also improved to 3-0 in a Group B that Senegal shook up with the big upset Monday at the Basketball World Cup. The     Add Comment

Ricciardo awarded prestigious F1 honour 
Brisbane Courier-Mail - Central - 4 Hours ago
DANIEL Ricciardo’s winning ways on track and winning attitude off it has earnt him one of Formula 1’s most prestigious awards.
Ricciardo awarded F1 honour Adelaide Now
Ricciardo awarded prestigous F1 trophy Nine MSN
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Pau Gasol the star as Spain shines again in Basketball World Cup 
Xinhua News Agency - 3 Hours ago
MADRID, Sept. 1 (Xinhua) -- Spain claimed a convincing 82-63 win against a strong Brazil side on Monday to assure its place in the last 16 of the FIBA World Cup. Against a side which has been tipped
Pau Gasol scores 26 to power Spain past Brazil and into Round of 16 of Fiba World  Spin.ph
XINHUA - Pau Gasol the star as Spain shines again in Basketball World Cup Namibia Press Agency
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>>   Boxing
Manny Pacquiao throws out first pitch at Dodger Stadium 
USA Today - 2 Hours ago
LOS ANGELES – After Manny Pacquiao delivered the ceremonial first pitch at Dodger Stadium Monday night, he ran into another prominent left-hander on the fifth floor. Pacuqiao posed with Sandy Koufax,     Add Comment

Mayweather's Reading Ability Belies How Smart He Is 
Sweet Science - 2 Hours ago
Fighting, whether it's boxing, wrestling or mixed martial arts, is the toughest sport known to man. Yes, all the other major sports require some form of skill, strength, toughness, stamina, speed, mental     Add Comment

Pacquiao takes over Dodger Stadium 
Fightnews.com - 2 Hours ago
Photos: Chris Farina/Top Rank Superstar Manny Pacquiao (L) meets Dodger legend Sandy Koufax (R) after throwing out the 1st pitch at Dodger Stadium before the Los Angeles-Washington Nationals game on     Add Comment

From Boxing to baseball: Pacquiao to throw first pitch in Dodgers-Nationals game 
Philippine Daily Inquirer - 3 Hours ago
MANILA, Philippines — Filipino boxing champion and Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao will throw the ceremonial first pitch at the Los Angeles Dodgers Stadium in Los Angeles, California Monday night     Add Comment
>>   Sports: general
>>   Top sports stories
Marlins 9, Mets 6: Six-Error Game Is Nothing New to the Mets 
New York Times - 105 Minutes ago
The Marlins took advantage of two throwing errors and a wild pitch in the eighth inning by reliever Jeurys Familia to earn a 9-6 victory in Miami.    Add Comment

On Sidelines, Researchers See C.E.O.s 
New York Times - 2 Hours ago
A new study by researchers at Vanderbilt found that college coaches who command robust salaries are worth the money because of the value they bring to their universities.    Add Comment

Gaël Monfils Has Yet to Drop a Set in 3 U.S. Open Matches 
New York Times - 3 Hours ago
The Frenchman Gaël Monfils, though he does not have a victory at a major, was still viewed as one of the great talents on the tour.    Add Comment

A Win for Chris Kirk, and a Boost for Others 
New York Times - 3 Hours ago
Aside from Chris Kirk, the Deutsche Bank Championship winner, several players performed well enough to leapfrog others for the right to compete next week in the BMW Championship.    Add Comment
>>   Motor sports
Hafiza gets ticket to World MotoGP 
New Straits Times - 3 Hours ago
MALAYSIA’S rising Moto3 rider Muhammad Hafiza Rofa will be offered an opportunity to earn a wildcard ticket to the 17th round of the World MotoGP, the Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix in Sepang on Oct     Add Comment

BMW Motorsport Juniors line up at Barcelona 24 Hours 
Sports247.my - 96 Minutes ago
An intense week is underway for the BMW Motorsport Juniors. First up for Jake Hughes (GB), Jesse Krohn (FI), Alexander Mies (DE) and Moisés Soriano (ES) is a second workshop at the iZone Driver Performance     Add Comment

Motor sports news, Aug. 31 
San Francisco Chronicle - 9/1/2014
Will Power won his first IndyCar series championship Saturday night, finishing ninth in the final race before raising the Astor Cup for the first time in his career. Tony Kanaan won the 500-mile, double-points     Add Comment

Indian National Drag Racing Championship: Joel Joseph scorches the track 
The Hindu - 11 Hours ago
Comment · print · T T T+· T- Special Arrangement THUMBS UP: Rizwan Khan and Joel Joseph are a happy duo after their exploits on Sunday. TOPICS Bangalore’s Joel Joseph drove his way to a double     Add Comment
>>   US college sports
Dizzy in Heat, Bouchard out of Upset-Heavy US Open 
ABC News - 4 Hours ago
Bothered by the heat and stifling humidity, Eugenie Bouchard felt dizzy and her vision was blurry. She got her blood pressure checked. Plastic bags filled with ice were rubbed on her shoulders, arms
Dizzy in Heat, Eugenie Bouchard Out of Upset-Heavy US Open NDTV
Dizzy in heat, No. 7 Bouchard out of upset-heavy U.S. Open Pottstown Mercury
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Lewis gets full-time coaching job at Houston 
Miami Herald - 77 Minutes ago
HOUSTON -- Carl Lewis has agreed to become a full-time coach for the track and field program at the University of Houston. The Olympic great was a volunteer assistant last season. Head coach Leroy Burrell     Add Comment

For former Cavs, an unusual reunion 
Washington Post - 4 Hours ago
By Mark Giannotto, RICHMOND — They may be on their second stint as teammates, but neither Michael Strauss nor Michael Rocco admits to being especially close with the other. Strauss is “that Miami     Add Comment

Florida State’s Jesus ‘Bobo’ Wilson back in lineup 
Miami Herald - 2 Hours ago
TALLAHASSEE -- Jesus “Bobo” Wilson’s suspension is over. Coach Jimbo Fisher said Monday that the sophomore receiver will be in the lineup when the Seminoles host The Citadel on Saturday. Wilson, a former
Florida State?s Jesus 'Bobo' Wilson back in lineup Miami Herald
Florida State’s Jesus “Bobo” Wilson back in lineup Miami Herald
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