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World Series: Rays stun Dodgers in ninth inning to win Game 4

World Series: Rays stun Dodgers in ninth inning to win Game 4

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Oct. 25 (UPI) -- The Tampa Bay Rays shocked the Los Angeles Dodgers in the ninth inning for an 8-7 win in Game 4 of the World Series on Saturday night at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas. Down 7-6 in the final frame, Brett Phillips became the unlikely hero when he singled to shallow right-center field to score Kevin Kiermaier and Randy Arozarena on a sequence that involved a pair of Dodgers misplays. Advertisement Kiermaier blooped a single with one out off closer Kenley Jansen and Arozarena walked with two outs. Phillips then hit a soft single that center fielder Chris Taylor misplayed as the tying run scored. Arozarena appeared to be caught in a rundown when he stumbled on his way to home, but Dodgers catcher Will Smith was unable to handle the relay throw as he spun his glove aroun...
UFC 254 Khabib v Gaethje REACTION: Emotional Eagle RETIRES after stunning win, ‘champ fought on broken foot’, Conor McGregor sends message

UFC 254 Khabib v Gaethje REACTION: Emotional Eagle RETIRES after stunning win, ‘champ fought on broken foot’, Conor McGregor sends message

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Khabib Nurmagomedov announced his retirement following his stunning win over Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. The lightweight king choked out his rival in the headline bout of the ‘Fight Island’ event before confirming it will be his last time in the Octagon. Khabib retained UFC Lightweight title at the Flash Forum in Abu Dhabi ‘The Eagle’ secured victory through submission with a perfect triangle choke hold on ‘The Highlight’ Robert Whittaker, Alexander Volkov and Phil Hawes also claimed big wins in the UAE Listen to reaction on talkSPORT.com and on talkSPORT 2. Click radio player below or HERE TV/live stream: BT Sports Box Office (UK)/ ESPN+ (US) Follow ALL of the action below… Let's block ads! (Why?) talkSPORT
Grady Diangana’s transfer was an accidental masterstroke and has sparked West Ham’s stunning start to the season

Grady Diangana’s transfer was an accidental masterstroke and has sparked West Ham’s stunning start to the season

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In a season already full of surprises, one shock success story that until last weekend had gone under the radar is West Ham. The Hammers are ninth, but go into their GameDay clash with Manchester City LIVE on talkSPORT on Saturday, off the back of some impressive results. AFP or licensors Where has it all gone right for West Ham this season? Convincing wins against Wolves and Leicester was followed by an incredible comeback at Tottenham last weekend, which saw West Ham salvage a draw despite being 3-0 down with 81 minutes on the clock. Those jubilant scenes would have seemed inconceivable just a week before the season started as the club sanctioned the sale of promising academy star Grady Diangana to West Brom. The winger had a brilliant season on lo...
Aston Villa 0-3 Leeds: Patrick Bamford hat-trick ends hosts’ 100% start

Aston Villa 0-3 Leeds: Patrick Bamford hat-trick ends hosts’ 100% start

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Leeds United ended Aston Villa's 100% winning start and ruined their chance of going top of the Premier League thanks to a brilliant Patrick Bamford hat-trick.Villa came into Friday's game having won their first four games of a league campaign for the first time since 1930-31, but three expert finishes from the Leeds striker prevented the hosts making it a club record five victories on the spin to open their season.The result, which lifts Leeds to third, was reward for a relentlessly positive performance from an injury-hit visiting side that should probably have yielded more goals.In the first-half, Bamford missed with a header and then side-footed wide after being found by Jack Harrison's low cross at the end of swift counter-attacking move.Leeds' record signing Rodrigo was also guilty of...
England v Barbarians: Robshaw, Wigglesworth, Maitland, Wray among players stood down

England v Barbarians: Robshaw, Wigglesworth, Maitland, Wray among players stood down

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Venue: Twickenham Stadium Date: Sunday, 25 October Kick-off: 14:00 GMTCoverage: Live text on the BBC Sport website and app; highlights on BBC Two and online from 18:00 GMT.Chris Robshaw, Richard Wigglesworth, Sean Maitland and Jackson Wray are among 12 Barbarians players stood down from Sunday's fixture against England after breaking Covid-related rules.The players left their hotel bubble contrary to team protocols to have dinner at a central London restaurant. Sunday's game is in the balance as the Barbarians try to recruit enough players to replace those stood down. A 15:00 BST deadline has been set for them to pull together a 23-man squad.The Rugby Football Union has launched an investigation into the breach, with a view to summoning anyone at fault before an independent disciplinary pa...