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Sources: SEC coaches irked by added opponents

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 23:40
SEC football coaches expressed anger and frustration on a conference call Friday over the conference's lack of clarity surrounding the process to determine each team's two additional opponents.
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Survey: Fans unsure how long sports will continue

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 23:40
A little more than 60% of sports fans agree that they are "happy to have some sports to watch as an escape," but they're not sure how long it will last amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to a survey of 837 adults conducted by TideWatch for ESPN.
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Bayern's brilliance, not Barca's collapse, the story in historic Champions League contest

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 23:35
Much will be made of Barcelona's collapse and the fall-out that will follow, but Friday's game was proof of how Bayern are the best team around.
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Divac out as Kings' GM; Dumars to assume role

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 22:53
Joe Dumars became the Kings' executive vice president of basketball operations after Vlade Divac announced Friday he was stepping down.
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QB Ewers, No. 1 recruit for '22, commits to Horns

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 22:21
Southlake Carroll QB Quinn Ewers, who threw for 4,003 yards and 45 TDs as a sophomore and is the No. 1 overall recruit in the Class of 2022, has committed to Texas.
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Yankees put slugger Judge on IL with calf injury

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 22:21
The Yankees placed Aaron Judge on the 10-day injured list with what manager Aaron Boone called a "very mild strain of his calf."
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Indians option Plesac, Clevinger to alternative site

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 21:34
Zach Plesac and Mike Clevinger were taken off the restricted list Friday and optioned to the Indians' alternative training site.
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Golfer forgives 'heartbroken' caddie after gaffe

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 21:18
Segundo Oliva Pinto said caddie Brant Brewer "was in tears ... heartbroken" after the caddie made a mistake on the 18th hole that would cost the golfer his U.S. Amateur match. Said Pinto: "I told him that if I can forgive him, everyone can forgive him."
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Indians take Plesac, Clevinger off restricted list

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 21:02
Zach Plesac and Mike Clevinger were taken off the restricted list Friday and optioned to the Indians' alternative training site.
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NCAA exec: Fill-in teams possible in hoops bubble

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 20:46
Dan Gavitt, the NCAA's senior vice president of basketball, said officials are mulling the specifics of a Tournament bubble, including testing protocols, costs and the option of using fill-in teams if a squad has to be quarantined due to a positive test.
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Alabama RB Harris never considered opting out

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 20:30
Alabama running back Najee Harris said on Friday that he never considered opting out, but he conceded that he's concerned about starting preseason practice without knowing if there will be a football season.
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Best of Friday at NFL training camps: Teams practice in pads; Cowboys, Chiefs rookies stand out

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 20:30
The Cowboys, Jets and Broncos were among the teams that had padded practices on Friday. Here's what you need to know.
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Miami coach Diaz: Teams can rely on self-bubble

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 19:58
Miami coach Manny Diaz, who has been studying how often players come into close contact during practice, says the college football season could work if everyone is vigilant about creating their own bubble.
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Cook 'full go' with Vikings despite no new deal

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 19:42
Dalvin Cook says he will be practicing on Monday despite not getting a new deal this offseason and is "locked up full go, a thousand percent."
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No. 1 recruit to skip last HS season, train for OSU

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 19:11
Defensive end Jack Sawyer, the No. 1 prospect in the ESPN 100 who has committed to the Buckeyes, has opted out of his senior season in high school and is focusing on early enrollment at Ohio State.
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30 साल पहले तेंदुलकर ने स्वतंत्रता दिवस से एक दिन पहले करियर की पहली सेंचुरी लगाई थी, मैच भी हारने से बचाया

Sports stories - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 19:09

पूर्व भारतीय क्रिकेटर सचिन तेंदुलकर ने स्वतंत्रता दिवस से एक दिन पहले 14 अगस्त 1990 को करियर का पहला शतक लगाया था। शुक्रवार को 30 साल पूरे होने पर उन्होंने ट्वीट कर वह पल याद किया। इंग्लैंड दौरे पर सचिन ने शतक लगाते हुए भारत को मैच हारने से भी बचाया था।

सचिन ने वीडियो शेयर करते हुए लिखा, ‘‘मेरा पहला शतक बहुत स्पेशल था। इसके साथ ही हमने मैच को हारने से बचाया था और सीरीज में बने रहे थे। यह सब स्वतंत्रता दिवस से एक दिन पहले हुआ था। भारत के लिए खेलना मेरे लिए सौभाग्य की बात थी। इतने साल आपके प्यार और सपोर्ट के लिए धन्यवाद।’’

मैच में इंग्लैंड ने 408 रन का टारगेट दिया था
सचिन ने अपना डेब्यू मैच 15 नवंबर 1989 को पाकिस्तान के खिलाफ टेस्ट खेला था। अगस्त 1990 में इंग्लैंड दौरे पर सीरीज के दूसरे टेस्ट में इंग्लिश टीम ने पहली पारी में 519 रन बनाए थे। इसके जवाब में भारतीय टीम 432 रन ही बना सकी थी। इसके बाद इंग्लैंड ने 320 रन बनाते हुए 408 रन का टारगेट दिया था।

सचिन के शतक के बदौलत टेस्ट ड्रॉ कराया
इसके बाद भारत ने 183 रन पर 6 विकेट गंवा दिए थे। ऐसे में सचिन ने छठे नंबर पर बल्लेबाजी करते हुए नाबाद 119 रन की पारी खेली थी। इसी के साथ आखिरी दिन भारत ने 6 विकेट पर दूसरी पारी में 343 रन बनाते हुए मैच ड्रॉ करा दिया था। सचिन के साथ मनोज प्रभाकर ने भी नाबाद 67 रन की पारी खेली थी।

तेंदुलकर के नाम टेस्ट में 51 और वनडे में 49 शतक
सचिन ने 2012 में इंटरनेशनल क्रिकेट से संन्यास ले लिया था। उन्होंने करियर में 200 टेस्ट में 15921 और 463 वनडे में 18426 रन बनाए हैं। सचिन के नाम टेस्ट में 51 और वनडे में 49 शतक दर्ज हैं। उन्होंने एक टी-20 खेला, जिसमें 10 रन बनाए हैं।



Download Dainik Bhaskar App to read Latest Hindi News Today सचिन तेंदुलकर ने 14 अगस्त 1990 को इंग्लैंड के खिलाफ मैनचेस्टर में नाबाद 119 रन की पारी खेली थी। -फाइल फोटो
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Mayfield: 'Lost myself' in Browns' chaos in 2019

ESPN Top Headlines - Fri, 08/14/2020 - 18:07
Quarterback Baker Mayfield said Friday that he lost himself and started to doubt himself during the Browns' chaotic 2019 season.
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