Monday, July 9, 2012

Wimbledon, UFC 148 w/ Anderson Silva, MLB, WNBA Results & NBA News: 7/9, Vol. 181, 1st Edition

You woke me this morning and started me on my way….put food on the table and brought a dose of joy to my day…..that’s why I praise you!  Good morning and welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio better than when you it last week, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y!  Let’s Get It Started!

Roger Federer wins his
7th Wimbledon title
Serena Williams win her
5th Wimbledon title 
     Ohhhhh what a weekend in the world of sports as I kick off this sports segment with the 126th 2012 Wimbledon as Serena Williams battled Agnieszka Radwanska on Centre Court and Serena was simply marvelous from alpha to omega and dispatched Radwaska in three sets 61-, 5-7, 6-2 to capture her 5th Wimbledon title and if that wasn’t enough, she joined forces with her sister Venus and added more hardware to their collection as they won also their 5th Wimbledon doubles title.  And for the men, Brit Andy Murray became first British tennis player in 74 years to reach the finals and 76 years to win it but the drought continued as Roger Federer outlasted Murray in four sets 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 to win his 7th Wimbledon title which ties him with the great Pete Sampras.
Anderson Silva defeats Chael Sonnen
in UFC 148
     Back in his hay day Muhammad Ali talked plenty of game and backed it up in ring and MMA fighter Chael Sonnen talked plenty of smack leading up to his fight with defending champion Anderson Silva in UFC 148 and Sonnen started the 1st round backing up his smacked with a series of punches and elbows however comma the 2nd round was totally opposite as Sonnen threw a hard left but Silva ducked out of the way which sent Sonnen to the mat and Sonnen started backing up a and Silva threw a body punch and moments later, Silva was declared winner with a TKO as he defended his title for a UFC record 10th time in front of a sellout crowd of 15,016 with $7 million dollars generated at the gate, which is the largest in UFC history.
     Major League Baseball had a plethora of games as they brought their 1st half of the season to a close before the All-Star break and the Tampa Bay Rays eked out a one run win against the Cleveland Indians 7-6 as the Rays rallied in the 9th off of Ben Zobrist’s RBI, the Kansas City Royals were blasted by the Detroit Tigers 7-1as Prince Fielder belted his 15th homer, the Toronto Blue Jays got past the Chicago White 11-9 as the Blue Jays launched four homeruns, the Baltimore Orioles were SHUT OUT and crushed by the LA Angels, while the Seattle Mariners lost by a run to the Oakland A’s in 13 innings, the Minnesota Twins lost to the Texas Rangers by a run 4-3 also in 13 innings and the New York Yankees pummeled the Boston Red Sox 7-3 as Andruw Jones went yard.
     The ladies in the WNBA were balling yesterday as the Washington Mystics were hammered by the Tulsa Shock 78-62 with a 18 points from Ivory Latta, the San Antonio Silver Stars walloped the New York Liberty 94-81 for their 7th consecutive win as Jia Perkins scored a season high of 24 points, the Atlanta Dream was given a nightmare by the LA Sparks 79-63 as Kristi Toliver notched 19 points and the Seattle Storm literally spanked the Phoenix Mercury 83-68 as Sue Bird was on fire with 31 points.
     For your NBA Quick Dribbles, sources with knowledge of the talks told ESPN.com on Sunday that the New Orleans Hornets and Orlando Magic reached agreement on a sign-and-trade deal that will send Orlando Magic forward Ryan Anderson to New Orleans and the Magic will receive young Hornets center Gustavo Ayon in the deal, free-agent point guard Kirk Hinrich has verbally agreed to a two-year contract with the Chicago Bulls worth around $3 million dollars per year, and finally, Larry Miller has resigned as president of the Portland Trail Blazers after five years at the helm.
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USA B-Ball, MLB, NASCAR, PGA, LPGA, MLS Results & Olympic News: 7/9, Vol. 181, 2nd Edition

Let me at a throne of mercy Find a sweet relief; kneeling there in deep contrition help my unbelief…I’m calling you Savior, Savior….hear my humble cry! Welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.

Tony Stewart wins Coke 400
     The National League in Major League Baseball were running the bases as the Chicago Cubs SHUT OUT and annihilated the New York Mets 7-0, the Atlanta Braves knocked off the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3, the Colorado Rockies also had a score of 4-3 over the Washington Nationals, the Pittsburgh Pirates manhandled the San Francisco Giants 13-2 as Andrew McCutchen belted to 2 homeruns, the Milwaukee Brewers got past the Houston Astros 5-3 in 10 innings, while the Miami Marlins lost by a run to the defending champion St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 with a 3 run rally in the 9th by Rafeal Furcal, the Cincinnati Reds defeated the San Diego Padres 4-2 and the LA Dodgers were outmuscled by the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-1.
     They were speeding on the track in NASCAR at the Coke Zero 400 as Matt Kensenth was primed to get a win but Tony Stewart had other plans as he charged past Kensenth on the last lap to capture the checkered flag in as a wrecked stacked up behind him and Jeff Burton came in 2nd, Matt Kensenth claimed 3rd, Joey Lagano rolled into the 4th spot and Ryan Newman round out the top five finishers.
     The Greenbrier Classic with a $6.1 million dollar purse had some a little drama over the weekend as Ted Potter, Jr. and Troy Kelly had settle who would win in a playoff and Potter step up the plate and drained a 4 foot birdie putt on the 3rd hole to secure his first ever PGA Tour victory as Kelly settled for 2nd and Charlie Beijan and Charlie Wi tied for 3rd.
     The U. S. Women’s Open as Blackwolf Run wrapped up this past weekend with a purse of $3.25 million dollars as Na Yeon Choi cruised to a win with a 7 under par, 4 strokes better than Amy Yang, who placed 2nd and Sandra Gal who came 3rd.
     Major League Soccer had a couple few games last night as the Chicago Fire was SHUT OUT by the LA Galaxy 2-0, the Philadelphia Union SHUT OUT Toronto FC 3-0, the New England Revolution SHUT OUT the New York Red Bulls and the last game was an odd ball since they did not have a shut out however comma Montreal Impact outlast the Columbus Crew 2-1.
     For your London Summer Olympic News, USA Basketball rounded out their roster Saturday, adding Blake Griffin, Andre Iguodala and James Harden to help bring back gold from London and Poland beat the United States 25-17, 26-24, 25-20 on Sunday to win its first gold medal in the World League volleyball finals and the US claimed silver.
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Tito Ortiz, Victoria Azarenka, NHRA, Ohio State & Giancarlo Stanton News: 7/9, Vol. 181, 3rd Edt'n

As soon as I stop worrying, worrying how the story ends, that’s when I let go and let God have His way!  For your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.

MMA fighter Tito Ortiz
inducted into UFC Hall of Fame
     For your Quick News & Notes, during UFC’s Fan Expo, former light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame on Saturday at Mandalay Bay, Promoter Dan Goossen filed suit on June 22 in Los Angeles, claiming that after he negotiated the $1.050 million fee for Tony Thompson, Thompson and K2 Promotions refused to honor the deal, Victoria Azarenka will take over the #1 ranking from Maria Sharapova this week after Agnieszka Radwanska failed to win the Wimbledon title, Landon Donovan was named to his 12th straight All-Star Game on Sunday, setting an MLS record, Ryan Hunter-Reay became the first American-born driver in six years to win three straight IndyCar races, taking the Honda Indy Toronto under caution Sunday, Red Bull driver Mark Webber won the British Grand Prix on Sunday, overtaking Fernando Alonso to move closer to his rival in the race for the Formula One championship, Spencer Massey raced to his fourth Top Fuel victory of the season Sunday to regain the points lead, beating Steve Torrence in the final of the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals, Vincent Nobile became the youngest driver to win the K&N Horsepower Challenge, the special Pro Stock race-within-a-race bonus event Saturday at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals, IOC president Jacques Rogge ruled out Formula One as an Olympic sport, saying that the games are a contest between athletes and not engines, AJ Allmendinger was withheld from Saturday night's Coke Zero 400 and has been "temporarily suspended" for failing a drug test, NASCAR announced.
     Just 90 minutes before the start of the Sprint Cup race, just one day after a charge of domestic violence and another of assault were filed against Ohio State Buckeyes linebacker Storm Klein, and only hours after his arraignment in Franklin County Municipal Court, coach Urban Meyer dismissed the senior from the program citing the serious nature of the case, the Detroit Red Wings have hired former star defenseman Nicklas Lidstrom as a scout, the Montreal Canadiens re-signed Danish center Lars Eller to a two-year contract worth $2.65 million, the Buffalo Sabres have signed two free-agent forwards, Mark Mancari and Kevin Porter and re-signed minor league goalie David Leggio each to one-year contracts, Boston Red Sox reliever Vicente Padilla accused the New York Yankees' Mark Teixeira of prejudice against Latin players and also told the first baseman to go play a women's sport, Los Angeles Angels pitcher C.J. Wilson has been scratched from tomorrow’s All-Star Game with a blister on the middle finger of his pitching hand and has been replaced by the Chicago White Sox's Jake Peavy, and finally, Giancarlo Stanton, the Miami Marlins' lone All-Star, is recovering after undergoing arthroscopic right knee surgery and is expected to be out for four to six weeks.
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