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Djokovic delight at stroll to semi after Nishikori retires

The third set proved similarly straightforward as Djokovic took it 6-2 to set up the Sunday showdown with his great rival Nadal . Pouille's older price-ran...


Thierry Henry suspended by Monaco

The Frenchman started his career at Monaco back in 1994 where he played as a left-winger. The Arsenal legend has been told his services are no longer need...


Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard voted in as all-star starter

The media ranked Simmons the third-best East guard , fans had him in fourth while players had the Australian fifth. Durant will be joined in the frontcour...


Rockets agree to deal Carmelo Anthony to Bulls

While the 34-year-old will not play for the Bulls, they may hold off on immediately waiving him in a potential one-for-one trade later on. The Rockets forward...


Australian Open: Angelique Kerber trounced by unseeded Collins

After an early trade of breaks in the second set, Collins smashed a backhand to break Kerber's serve and take a 4-2 lead, before breaking the German once agai...


Raonic beats racket-wrecking Zverev to reach Australian QFs

But Raonic broke back immediately, proceeding to win the next six straight games to take the first set. How bitterly disappointing it was, then, for the 21-ye...


American Family to take over 'Miller' Park naming rights

With the naming rights agreement the Brewers first came to with Miller when the stadium opened now coming to an end after 20 years, the Brewers were free to neg...


Eden Hazard rules out joining Manchester United under Zinedine Zidane

Why not? Real Madrid without Zidane is different, but it is still Real Madrid ". The Belgian has 18 months to run on his deal at Stamford Bridge and has ...


Leader Mickelson eyes 44th PGA Tour win

World number 417 Adam Long birdied the final hole to capture his maiden PGA Tour title with a one-shot win at the Desert Classic in California. "The first t...


Chelsea remain behind Sarri - David Luiz

Sources have told ESPN FC that Sarri gathered his Chelsea squad together prior to Monday's training session at Cobham to discuss the Arsenal defeat. The off...


ICC awards: Virat Kohli wins big three after fantastic 2018

In the shorter format of the game, his record was all the more staggering as he piled on 1202 runs at an astonishing average of 133.55 with six centuries to his...


Serena Williams vs Simona Halep, Australian Open 2019

You're gonna make me cry" before they exchanged a hug. Serena's moving a lot better this year, but I still think that's where she can hurt Serena, especially mo...


Tearful Kvitova downs Barty to make Australian Open semis

Rod Laver was there watching, among the tennis greats. Collins put aside a poor start Tuesday, including dropping a 16-minute, 28-point, 11-deuce second game ...


Cristiano Ronaldo avoids jail, gets hefty fine for tax fraud

The court also summoned former Spain and Real Madrid midfielder Xabi Alonso, who was at Real Madrid between 2009-14. He was also given a two-year suspended se...


Cardiff City Record Signing Sala Was On Missing Plane

On passing Guernsey it "requested descent", but Jersey air traffic control (ATC) lost contact with the plane while it was flying at 2,300ft. Search and rescue...


Lakers Interested In Carmelo Anthony If Roster Spot Opens

Translation: they won't cut Lance Stephenson, Ivica Zubac, Michael Beasley, or anyone now guaranteed. So if Anthony ends up on the Lakers, it will likely have...


LA Rams fans celebrate victory over the New Orleans Saints

By now you've seen what will become one of the most famous non-calls in National Football League history. With the clock winding down, they drove for a tying fi...


Stefanos Tsitsipas reaches Australian Open semis with win over Roberto Bautista Agut

Tsitsipas is the youngest. "Roger is a legend of our sport". Tomorrow's second batch of quarter-finals feature two strong favourites - Milos Raonic and N...


Li Na, Mary Pierce, Yevgeny Kafelnikov head to Tennis Hall of Fame

Joining Li Na in the International Tennis Hall of Fame will be fellow tennis greats Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Mary Pierce . Stefanos Tsitsipas was playing Rob...


Is this the biggest Australian Open meltdown ever?

A line judge called it out, after Nishikori had hit the ball down the line, and Carreno Busta was nowhere close to playing it. Carreno Busta was livid when th...


Huddersfield Town vs. Manchester City - Football Match Report

City should have had a penalty after 13 minutes when Terence Kongolo clattered in to Sterling inside the box, but despite looking like a stone-waller refere...


Cardinals' Yadier Molina calls Cubs' Kris Bryant 'stupid player and loser'

Louis boring. Brebbia was asked about Bryant's comments during his Cardinals Caravan tour. "There should be respect and you should play and compete with res...


Bears will play the Raiders in London in 2019

The Bears also played a preseason game at Wembley Stadium on August 2, 1986, beating the Cowboys 17-6. Dates, kickoff times and venues for the 2019 worldwide ...


No. 12 Kentucky hangs on late at No. 14 Auburn

Brown finished the game making all six of his free throw attempts. Auburn falls to 13-4 overall and 2-2 in the SEC while Kentucky improves to 14-3 and 4-1. ...


Rams’ Roby-Coleman Admits Pass Interference On Controversial Missed Call

He went on to say that he loves the game of football, but there were glaring errors during Sunday's game. 'I got away with one tonight'. The Saints were the...


Eagles give Foles $1M bonus despite coming up short

Our locker room stands behind him all the way. The Eagles announced last week that Wentz would be their starting quarterback going forward. Apparently, Car...


Local delight as Barty knocks out Sharapova, Collins routs Kerber

Australia's Ash Barty has fought back from a set down against Maria Sharapova to secure her passage into a maiden Grand Slam quarterfinal. Federer played ...


Kevin-Prince Boateng confirms transfer and hopes to score against Real Madrid

He will now play as a stand-in striker for Luiz Suarez at Barcelona who is on a superb goal scoring form for the Catalan giants this campaign. The 23-year...


Champions Cup quarter-final draw: Saracens host Glasgow

Shields was ruled out by a side strain, and Launchbury - although he passed a head injury assessment - did not rejoin the action following a knock. Saracens f...


Packers won't play an global game in 2019

Exact schedules have not yet been announced. The quartet of London games will be split at Wembley Stadium and Tottenham Hotspur's new stadium. WCPO will upd...


Taiwan's Hsieh outlasted by Japan's Osaka at Australian Open

In her courtside interview, Osaka apologised to the crowd for getting the umpire's warning for smashing the racket, and told them to pretend it didn't happen. A...


Is Solskjaer's start at Manchester United the best in Premier League history?

Rashford scored a superb goal to put his side 2-0 up in the Premier League contest at Old Trafford and caused the Seagulls plenty of other problems as United'...


Serena Williams’ mum snubs Australian Open win in hilarious viral vid

There was a minor wobble when Williams allowed Halep to bring up three break points in the opening game, conceding with a double fault. Halep, 27, beat Venus...


Defending Champ Gone: Sharapova Ousts Wozniacki in Australia

Almost two years into her comeback from a 15-month doping ban, Sharapova has not yet shown signs that she is about to return to the top of the game, but victory...


Maria Sharapova refuses to answer reporters' post-match questions at Australian Open

The supplier of the aerial camera systems in Australia, spider-cam, took to Twitter to apologise for the incident and said they would be focussed to make sure s...