Following is a abstract of present sports activities information briefs.
MLB roundup: Padres clinch playoff berth regardless of loss
The San Diego Padres clinched their first full-season playoff berth since 2006 Sunday afternoon regardless of dropping 2-1 to the visiting Chicago White Sox within the rubber match of a three-game collection. The Padres formally claimed a wild-card berth with one out within the backside of the seventh inning when Miami defeated the Brewers in 12 innings in Milwaukee. San Diego had additionally reached the playoffs within the pandemic-shortened 2020 season.
Motor racing-Perez retains Singapore win as Verstappen places title celebrations on ice
Mexican Sergio Perez put within the drive of his life to take victory forward of Charles Leclerc in Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix however his victory margin was later slashed as he collected a five-second time penalty for a security automotive infringement. The Crimson Bull driver took the chequered flag 7.5 seconds forward of his Monegasque rival after a gradual burner, rain-delayed race interrupted by two security automotive and 5 digital security automotive intervals and referred to as at its two-hour time restrict after 59 of 61 laps.
NFL roundup: Patrick Mahomes tosses 3 TDs in win over Bucs
Patrick Mahomes threw three landing passes and Clyde Edwards-Helaire discovered the top zone twice to gasoline the visiting Kansas City Chiefs to a 41-31 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. Mahomes accomplished 23 of 37 passes for 249 yards to precise a small measure of revenge for Kansas Metropolis’s 31-9 loss to Tom Brady and the Buccaneers in Tremendous Bowl LV.
Soccer-Man Utd’s efficiency ‘removed from acceptable’ – Eriksen
Manchester United midfielder Christian Eriksen stated Sunday’s 6-3 thrashing by Manchester City was “removed from acceptable” and that that they had allowed Pep Guardiola’s aspect to play to their strengths as a substitute of imposing their very own recreation. United got here into Sunday’s derby on the Etihad Stadium on the again of 4 successive league wins, a run that included victories over Arsenal and Liverpool, however hat-tricks from Erling Haaland and Phil Foden earned City a crushing victory.
The motor racing-Singapore victory was Perez’s finest drive but, says Horner
Sergio Perez’s Singapore Grand Prix victory was ‘world class’ and his finest drive but in System One, Crimson Bull group boss Christian Horner stated on Sunday. The race ended with Perez topic to a stewards’ investigation for doable security automotive infringements, however with the eventual five-second time penalty making no distinction to the end result.
Tennis-Britain’s Norrie out of Japan Open with COVID as ATP Finals hopes take hit
Briton Cameron Norrie’s hopes of qualifying for November’s ATP Finals took successful after he was compelled to tug out of this week’s Japan Open attributable to a optimistic COVID-19 check. Norrie additionally withdrew from the Korea Open on Friday, forward of his quarter-final tie towards American Jenson Brooksby.
How a lethal crush at an Indonesia soccer match unfolded
A soccer match at a stadium in Indonesia has led to catastrophe, with a minimum of 125 individuals killed and greater than 320 injured after police sought to quell violence on the pitch, authorities stated on Sunday. Right here is how occasions unfolded: At 8 p.m. native time on Saturday, a match between Arema FC and Persebaya Surabaya kicks off on the Kanjuruhan Stadium, Malang in East Java, Indonesia.
NFL-Physician who evaluated Dolphins’ Tagovailoa for concussion fired, ESPN reviews
An unaffiliated physician concerned within the resolution to clear Miami Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa after he was evaluated for a concussion throughout a recreation towards Buffalo has been fired, in keeping with an ESPN report on Saturday. ESPN, which cited a Nationwide Soccer League (NFL) supply, stated the neurotrauma guide made “a number of errors” whereas evaluating Tagovailoa, who appeared to exhibit concussion signs after hitting his head on the bottom throughout Sunday’s recreation.
Tennis-Djokovic cruises previous Cilic to seize Tel Aviv title
Prime seed Novak Djokovic produced a stellar show to comb apart Croatian Marin Cilic 6-3 6-4 within the last of the ATP 250 Tel Aviv Open on Sunday and clinch his third title of the season. Djokovic, taking part in in his first singles occasion since successful a seventh Wimbledon crown in July, launched an early assault on his opponent’s formidable function he broke Cilic within the second recreation earlier than happening to take the opener in slightly below 50 minutes.
Soccer-Haaland, Foden hat-tricks as dazzling City humble United
Erling Haaland and Phil Foden scored hat-tricks to fireplace champions Manchester City to a rampant 6-3 thrashing of native rivals Manchester United within the Premier League on Sunday. Metropolis’s soccer was slick, incisive, and ruthless in its execution as Haaland claimed his third hat-trick in eight league video games and Foden netted his first Premier League treble on a humbling afternoon for United.
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