Wednesday September 19-th, 2018

Nadal, Djokovic, favourites at Australian Open, says Federer Nadal, Djokovic, favourites at Australian Open, says Federer

The other two followed routinely as the Spaniard booked his place in round two in an hour and 34 minutes. Dimitrov said he's a better player than he was when he lost the semifinal here past year to Nadal , and Zverev is aiming to go deep into the ...

Impressive Rafael Nadal cruises into second round of Australian Open Impressive Rafael Nadal cruises into second round of Australian Open

The 2018 Australian Open , the first Grand Slam of the new season, got underway on Monday, Jan. 15. The world number one is bidding for a second Australian Open title after losing last year's final to Roger Federer and was never in any tro...

Liverpool Dealing Terms to Agree Signing of £40million Star Liverpool Dealing Terms to Agree Signing of £40million Star

Do I think I can still use him? "The club was fighting to the last second..." "But once he got his head around that, you only had to watch him - he gave everything he could for Liverpool ". The Spanish outlet claims that the former Dortmund forw...

Winston Peters attends talks on North Korea Winston Peters attends talks on North Korea

The talks follow last week's historic meeting , in which North Korea's participation in the Winter Olympic Games, which start in February in the South Korean county of PyeongChang, was agreed on and in which both sides opted to convene military me...

Arsene Wenger: Sanchez could leave Arsenal in next 48 hours Arsene Wenger: Sanchez could leave Arsenal in next 48 hours

According to various reports, the ?Skyblues have pulled the plug on their pursuit of Sanchez, because of the demands of Alexis' agent, Fernando Felicevich and United's willingness to meet Arsenal's demands. He did not refuse to play. However, M...

Korea to Send Orchestra to S. Korea to Perform During Olympics Korea to Send Orchestra to S. Korea to Perform During Olympics

South Korean President Moon Jae-In, who advocates dialogue with the North but remains critical of Pyongyang's weapons drive, said last week he was willing to have a summit with Kim "under the right conditions", but added that "certain outcomes must b...

Rangers fans taunt Hibs over expected Forest striker addition - Twitter reacts Rangers fans taunt Hibs over expected Forest striker addition - Twitter reacts

Cummings, who was sold to Forest by Hibernian this summer, is already in Glasgow for a medical. The 23-year-old Scotland global made the move south after scoring over 60 goals for Hibs , signing a three-year deal to work with then Forest boss Mark...

Pogba: Man United determined to catch City Pogba: Man United determined to catch City

At 50 points from 23 matches, the Red Devils closed the gap on Manchester City . And while 12 points is not insurmountable with 15 matches to play, it's fairly inconceivable for United to catch its crosstown rival at this point. After some good work...

Christian Wilkins decides to remain at Clemson for 2018 season Christian Wilkins decides to remain at Clemson for 2018 season

Clemson had 46 sacks in 14 games in 2017 and Wilkins, Lawrence and Ferrell were first-team All-ACC selections. Clemson was second in the nation in scoring defense and fourth in total defense previous year but with these three as they entered the C...

Seahawks to sign Ken Norton Jr as DC Seahawks to sign Ken Norton Jr as DC

The Seattle Seahawks have hired Ken Norton Jr .as their new defensive coordinator. Norton briefly joined the 49ers' coaching staff last week after being fired by Oakland in late November. "Because of how we feel about Ken as a coach, we unders...

Will Kim Jong Un's favorite band be attending the Winter Olympics? Will Kim Jong Un's favorite band be attending the Winter Olympics?

The North Korean officials included Hyon Song-wol, the Moranbong Band's leader, fuelling speculation that the group would be part of the Olympic delegation. Relations have been strained between the two Koreas over the North's missile tests and nu...

'Greatest gymnast' Simone Biles makes sex abuse allegation 'Greatest gymnast' Simone Biles makes sex abuse allegation

Nassar, 54, is already serving time in prison after being jailed in December for three charges relating to child sex images he had stored on his computer. "I am so proud of you", Raisman tweeted in response to Biles' statement. Fellow gymnasts ...

Australian Open 2018: Sloane Stephens out in first round to Zhang Shuai Australian Open 2018: Sloane Stephens out in first round to Zhang Shuai

Last year's semifinalist CoCo Vandeweghe revealed on Monday she had been confined to bed for four days with flu after being sent packing from the Australian Open in the first round. "I mean, that's not my fault", she was heard saying in a Yahoo Sp...

Rafael Nadal pleased with impressive start to Australian Open campaign Rafael Nadal pleased with impressive start to Australian Open campaign

RAFAEL NADAL shook off injury fears with a crushing first-round win at the Australian Open . The 16-time Grand Slam champion gave fans a sneak peek of his match outfit for the upcoming fortnight, practicing in a grey tank this past week.

LaMelo Ball on life in Lithuania: 'it be so boring over here' LaMelo Ball on life in Lithuania: 'it be so boring over here'

The failed dunk attempt took place with less than two minutes remaining in the fourth quarter and with Prienu Vytautas leading by 44 points. Vytautas' next game is part of the Big Baller Brand Challenge on Monday and will be played at home against ...

Stoke sack Mark Hughes after FA Cup exit at Coventry Stoke sack Mark Hughes after FA Cup exit at Coventry

In a statement released through the League Managers Association, Hughes thanked the Coates family and Stoke fans for their support during his spell at the club, and expects them to finish the season strongly. Although Rowett is someone the Potter...

Luis Suarez inspires Barca fightback in win over Real Sociedad Luis Suarez inspires Barca fightback in win over Real Sociedad

The Champions League is back in a few weeks - hallelujah, and Barcelona could be without an important player ahead of the Chelsea game. Manu Garcia scored the Alaves victor in the 52nd minute when the midfielder controlled a pass after a poorly ...

Lukaku uses Snapchat to leak Alexis Sanchez move to United Lukaku uses Snapchat to leak Alexis Sanchez move to United

The Guardian say that City are close to accepting "that the forward will not join unless he is performs a U-turn and decides the attraction of playing under Pep Guardiola for the champions-elect means he would prefer a move to City". "If Sanchez go...

99-year-old Vikings fan is going to the big game

She was skeptical of the attention at first, reeling from her newfound fame and feeling more than a little pressure lest the Vikings underperform at her first playoff game. She had her trusty yellow foam brick nearby (though didn't need to use it unt...

Sports journalist who went missing leaves Houston hospital Sports journalist who went missing leaves Houston hospital

Roland was found on January 8 under an overpass in the Houston area. Roland was admitted to the Houston Methodist Medical Center on January 8 after an extensive search that rattled local social media feeds. Houston police say she was unharmed ...

Andrew McCutchen Reportedly Traded to Giants After 9 Years with Pirates Andrew McCutchen Reportedly Traded to Giants After 9 Years with Pirates

It's unclear if the Pirates have lowered their demands, but they generally were viewed as getting a subpar package for Cole, so it's possible they've simply reached deal-making mode. He is now 31 years old, and a change of scenery may do some good fo...

Danica Patrick Confirms She and Aaron Rodgers Are Dating Danica Patrick Confirms She and Aaron Rodgers Are Dating

Rodgers split from actress Munn in 2017 after three years of dating. Patrick ended a five-year relationship with Ricky Stenhouse Jr . in November. Now I'm going to cheer for the whole team'. In early January it was reported the two went on a d...

Jose Mourinho target set for Swiss defender disappointment Jose Mourinho target set for Swiss defender disappointment

The young defender was everywhere as Basel fought a desperate rearguard for much of the match, helping to neutralise Lukaku, Anthony Martial and Jesse Lingard with his agility, calmness and shrewd reading of the game. "He has proven in the national...

Giants targeting Pat Shurmur as next head coach Giants targeting Pat Shurmur as next head coach

Shurmur, 52, has seen his stock grow due to his mentoring of unheralded quarterbacks such as Minnesota starter Case Keenum. The offense still hummed along even after prized rookie running back Dalvin Cook went down with a season-ending knee injury.

Chelsea held 0-0 at home by Leicester Chelsea held 0-0 at home by Leicester

Conte hasn't received the backing he wanted in pursuit of his summer transfer targets while Mourinho is whining about the financial prowess of arch-rivals and league leaders, Manchester City . "I think Alexis Sanchez is one of these players and I st...

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