Angelique Kerber beats Maria Sharapova to reach Australian Open fourth round

After two comfortable wins the five-time major victor was growing in confidence, but she had no answers for Kerber, who is on a 12-match winning streak in a kind of comeback of her own after a sliding down the rankings previous year. I'm around 50 in... More..

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Australian Open: Top Seed Simona Halep Survives a Marathon Match
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Australian Open: Top Seed Simona Halep Survives a Marathon Match

Romanian Halep finally served out the match after breaking Davis' defences to move 14-13 clear, and she sealed victory two hours and 22 minutes after the deciding set began. Open finalist Madison Keys as ...More..

by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Arsenal legend Smith: Ozil close to signing new contract

Mesut Ozil is close to signing a new contract with Arsenal , claims Gunners legend Alan Smith. Asked if the playmaker will still be an Arsenal player after the transfer window closes, Wenger replied: "In...More..

Jim Courier heaps praise on rising Nick Kyrgios
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Jim Courier heaps praise on rising Nick Kyrgios

The 31-year-old Troicki provided a useful gauge of Kyrgios's form and fitness, but it was the Australian's relative calmness in the face of adversity that stood out. Kyrgios created just one break point opportu...More..

National Basketball Association suspends Magic wing Arron Afflalo two games for punching Nemanja Bjelica
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

National Basketball Association suspends Magic wing Arron Afflalo two games for punching Nemanja Bjelica

The two got into it in the second quarter of the game. Both players were given a second technical after the punching incident. "I don't know him". Bjelica put Afflalo in a headlock to keep the fight from escala...More..

Emerson Palmieri: Chelsea 'interested in Roma full-back'
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Emerson Palmieri: Chelsea 'interested in Roma full-back'

The Premier League champions initially looked to revive their attempts to sign Alex Sandro from Juventus but once again they have been priced out of a move for the Brazil worldwide, unwilling to meet his £ 60...More..

As Ronaldinho retires a look at three Brazil 2002 hits and misses
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

As Ronaldinho retires a look at three Brazil 2002 hits and misses

He also played for Atletico Mineiro, Queretaro in Mexico and Fluminense. Ronaldinho also helped Brazil to win the 2002 World Cup, making 97 appearances for his country during a 14-year global career which a...More..

Post U-19 WC incident, Jones slams ICC for 'obstruction law'
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Post U-19 WC incident, Jones slams ICC for 'obstruction law'

The incident that occurred in the 17th over of the first innings when Pillay, after defending the ball, turned back to stop it from rolling onto the stumps and then proceeded to pick it up and pass on to the wi...More..

Maria Sharapova THRASHES Anastasija Sevastova to stake Australian Open title claim
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Maria Sharapova THRASHES Anastasija Sevastova to stake Australian Open title claim

Sharapova barely missed a beat in her first match in Melbourne since a failed doping test here in 2016 resulted in a 15-month ban from tennis. "When she broke me back in the second set it was like "oh, it's...More..

Neymar hits four for PSG
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Neymar hits four for PSG

Cavani bagged his 156th goal in all competitions for PSG, matching the club record of Zlatan Ibrahimovic , who played for the club from 2012-16. Di Maria put the hosts ahead on four minutes when he found the...More..

USA Gymnastics is picking a fight with McKayla Maroney: lawyer
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

USA Gymnastics is picking a fight with McKayla Maroney: lawyer

Raisman also alleged USA Gymnastics saw her and fellow competitors as nothing more than cash cows. "He didn't have gloves on and he didn't tell me what he was doing", Nichols said in the statement . "And, to...More..

Nissan Xmotion concept unveiled at Detroit
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Nissan Xmotion concept unveiled at Detroit

The Xmotion's styling theme is highlighted by a retractable "rooftop box" and tail lights inspired by Japanese wood work. With the Xmotion concept , Nissan hopes the new design and upcoming Nissan Intelli...More..

Chevy's 2019 Silverado Brings The Heat To Full-Size Truck Segment
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Chevy's 2019 Silverado Brings The Heat To Full-Size Truck Segment

The automaker is now displaying the Silverado in all trims at the show, announcing a huge 450 pounds weight reduction over the predecessor, via the new mixed-material construction, which includes aluminum and...More..

Ford finally announces 2019 Mustang Bullitt
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Ford finally announces 2019 Mustang Bullitt

Molly McQueen , the granddaughter of Steve McQueen , launched the new Ford Mustang Bullitt . "As a designer, it's my favorite Mustang - devoid of stripes, spoilers and badges". It features some modifications ...More..

Simone Biles Says Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Simone Biles Says Larry Nassar Sexually Abused Her

USAG released a statement, saying: " USA Gymnastics is absolutely heartbroken, sorry and angry that Simone Biles or any of our athletes have been harmed by the horrific acts of Larry Nassar ". The Nasser ab...More..

MLB Hot Stove trades: Giants reportedly acquire Andrew McCutchen from Pirates
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

MLB Hot Stove trades: Giants reportedly acquire Andrew McCutchen from Pirates

He, like Longoria, is likely to hit more than 20 home runs in 2018, something no Giant could do in 2017. The Pittsburgh Pirates parted ways with one-time MVP victor and five-time All-Star Andrew McCutche...More..

England wins toss, bowls in 1st ODI vs Australia
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

England wins toss, bowls in 1st ODI vs Australia

Overall, though, Roy's historic innings - and the victory - has lifted the gloom that hung over the England camp after the Ashes . And it was compelling evidence as to why England have always wanted him ...More..

Vikings plan to have Sam Bradford in uniform vs. Saints, report says
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Vikings plan to have Sam Bradford in uniform vs. Saints, report says

They finished 10th in scoring defense (20.4) as their leader, Jordan, became only the fifth Saints defender to be selected first-team All-Pro since the franchise was established in 1967. The results of Saints...More..

Ryan Giggs seeks Alex Ferguson's advice upon appointment as Wales coach
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Ryan Giggs seeks Alex Ferguson's advice upon appointment as Wales coach

In Giggs' defence when Mark Hughes was made manager of the national team he was still playing and also had no managerial experience before being a catalyst for the side's recent success. Responding with a laugh...More..

Williams, Stephens out as American women stumble at Australian Open
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Williams, Stephens out as American women stumble at Australian Open

After already saving five break points at 4-3, Bencic returned from an nearly 30-minute suspension to win six consecutive points to take the first set. And clearly, so did No. 10 seed and No. 13 seed, who both ...More..

Missing Haryana 15 Year Old Girl: Brutally Raped & Murdered, Liver, Lungs Ruptured
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Missing Haryana 15 Year Old Girl: Brutally Raped & Murdered, Liver, Lungs Ruptured

Police said they believe she died two days before she was discovered, reports NDTV . Her body was found the next day. The girl's dead body was found near a canal on January 12. "She was tortured. If administra...More..

Newcastle United boss reveals his plans for Jonjo Shelvey
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Newcastle United boss reveals his plans for Jonjo Shelvey

Carvalhal said: "After the game, I don't know if we have achieved one point or lost two, really, especially when I arrive in the dressing room and my players are really upset because there was the feeling tha...More..

Astros acquire Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole in trade
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Astros acquire Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole in trade

Addison Reed, a 29-year-old righthander who has struck out 425 hitters in 402 career innings, has agreed to a two-year contract, a major league baseball source confirmed. Martin, 22, split his season between Cl...More..

Heavy fog will hit Merseyside tonight as temperatures remain low
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Heavy fog will hit Merseyside tonight as temperatures remain low

They want people to slow down and use fog lights, remembering to turn them off once the fog has cleared. Friday is forecast to be rather windy, with strong and gusty southeasterly winds. Windy and mostly clou...More..

New York Mets to sign Adrian Gonzalez
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

New York Mets to sign Adrian Gonzalez

Last month, the 35-year-old veteran was traded from the Los Angeles Dodgers to Atlanta as part of a multi-player deal, and the Braves promptly released him. The injury ended Gonzalez's streak of playing in at...More..