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Tsunami-survivor Herold ready to make Asiad waves8/19/2018 9:46:33 AM Having spent five days as a child clinging to a tree in the wake of a tsunami, Indian cyclist Deborah Herold has some perspective on the concept of fear of failure in the sporting arena.Six Vikings injured in preseason loss8/19/2018 8:58:54 AM The Minnesota Vikings dropped a 14-10 decision to the Jacksonville Jagaurs on Saturday, but the losses could run deeper than just one preseason game.MLB roundup: A's tie Astros atop AL West8/19/2018 8:56:49 AM Right-hander Trevor Cahill gave up only an infield single over seven innings Saturday afternoon, and the Oakland Athletics completed a 10-game climb into first place in the American League West with a 7-1 victory over the Houston Astros in Oakland, Calif.Sun shines with wushu gold to give China perfect Asiad start8/19/2018 6:29:00 AM Sun Peiyuan won the first gold of the 18th Asian Games in Wushu to give powerhouse China a perfect start to their campaign on Sunday.NFL roundup: Cousins struggles in Vikings' loss to Jaguars8/19/2018 6:24:34 AM Kirk Cousins and Latavius Murray each had their fair share of troubles as the Minnesota Vikings lost 14-10 to the visiting Jacksonville Jaguars in preseason action Saturday afternoon at U.S. Bank Stadium.Golf: Thompson penalized for rules breach at Indy Championship8/19/2018 3:12:24 AM Lexi Thompson received a one-stroke penalty for a rules violation at the LPGA's Indy Championship on Saturday in her first event back after taking a short break from the tour.Federer to meet Djokovic in Cincinnati final8/19/2018 1:59:28 AM Novak Djokovic overcame a battling Marin Cilic 6-4 3-6 6-3 to reach his sixth Cincinnati Masters final on Saturday while Roger Federer enjoyed a less-taxing route to the title match after his semi-final opponent David Goffin retired with a shoulder injury.NFL notebook: WR Gordon says he's ready to rejoin Browns8/19/2018 1:18:42 AM Troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon thanked the Cleveland Browns and the NFL family as he announced himself ready to join the team in training camp Saturday.Snedeker retains lead as weather halts Wyndham8/18/2018 11:49:41 PM Brandt Snedeker held a three-stroke lead at the Wyndham Championship in North Carolina on Saturday when the third round was suspended due to bad weather.MLB notebook: Red Sox ace Sale back on DL8/18/2018 11:47:58 PM The Boston Red Sox placed left-hander Chris Sale on the 10-day disabled list due to shoulder inflammation, the team announced Saturday.Snedeker on top after third round suspended at Wyndham8/18/2018 11:45:04 PM GREENSBORO, N.C. - Brandt Snedeker took a rosy outlook after a rather dismal afternoon -- in terms of the weather -- at the Wyndham Championship.Halep to meet Bertens for Cincinnati title8/18/2018 11:42:36 PM World number one Simona Halep moved into position to claim her second consecutive tournament victory after beating Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka 6-3 6-4 in the Cincinnati Masters semi-finals on Saturday.McIlroy and Fowler skipping first PGA Tour playoff event8/18/2018 10:18:46 PM Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler are skipping the first event of the PGA Tour's FedExCup playoff series, the Northern Trust Open in New Jersey, for different reasons.NASCAR notebook: Larson sees a future of 'Kyle, Kyle and Chris' shows8/18/2018 7:47:17 PM BRISTOL, Tenn. - Kyle Larson was well aware something was missing when he took the checkered flag in Friday night's Food City 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.Bertens stuns Kvitova to reach Western & Southern final8/18/2018 7:03:56 PM Kiki Bertens continued her recent success against Top 10 players by ousting Petra Kvitova on Saturday to reach the championship match of the Western & Southern Open at Mason, Ohio.WR Gordon says he's ready to rejoin Browns8/18/2018 5:39:41 PM Troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon thanked the Cleveland Browns and the NFL family as he announced himself ready to join the team in training campStanding Rock Sioux Tribe to honor Celtics star Irving8/18/2018 5:27:42 PM Boston Celtics guard Kyrie Irving is set to be honored by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe next week in North Dakota, according to a statement released Friday.Athletics: Coleman edges Prescod by a thousandth in 100m8/18/2018 4:57:58 PM American Christian Coleman held off fast-finishing local favorite Reece Prescod to take the Birmingham Diamond League 100 meters title by one thousandth of a second on Saturday.Boxing: Medics call for mandatory suspensions and scans to protect knocked out fighters8/18/2018 4:40:07 PM Ringside doctors in combat sports such as boxing and mixed martial arts (MMA) have called for suspensions and examinations for fighters who get knocked out to ensure they have enough time to recover before they fight again.Chiefs CB Nelson suffered concussion vs. Falcons8/18/2018 3:30:02 PM Kansas City Chiefs corner back Steven Nelson is being treated for a concussion after taking a knee to the head vs. the Atlanta Falcons on Friday.