Thursday September 20-th, 2018

Arsene Wenger was 'aggressive' towards Mike Dean Arsene Wenger was 'aggressive' towards Mike Dean

Wenger, the English football's longest-serving manager, completed the ban at Sunday's 2-1 defeat at Bournemouth but he could have found himself in fresh trouble after criticising referees before and after the 2-2 draw with Chelsea on January 3.

Australian Open: Federer rolls, Sharapova and Djokovic get comeback wins Australian Open: Federer rolls, Sharapova and Djokovic get comeback wins

Djokovic lost in the second round here a year ago, but won five of the previous six Australian Open titles. Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova's return to the Australian Open a year after being attacked by an intruder at her home ended in ...

'Ron Burgundy' Interviews Roger Federer After Australian Open Win 'Ron Burgundy' Interviews Roger Federer After Australian Open Win

I really believe that there is plenty of time later on the year to speak about things. Maria Sharapova is unseeded at this year's Australian Open . That loss was part of the process that Sharapova believes has set her up for this season. The G...

Tommy Fleetwood plans on small steps at Abu Dhabi, beyond in 2018 Tommy Fleetwood plans on small steps at Abu Dhabi, beyond in 2018

Genesis is an interesting name for a tournament that really saw the birth of Johnson as a true world beater. In what is effectively a statement of his intent, and a confidence in his own fitness, McIlroy has mapped out a heavy early-season campaign...

Anchorman Will Ferrell grills Federer at Australian Open Anchorman Will Ferrell grills Federer at Australian Open

Without missing a beat, Ferrell slipped into his Ron Burgundy character and immediately began asking some unexpected questions. " Would you describe your game as a silky gazelle? ". At the end, I realised he is still actually there. Daria Gavri...

Paul Pogba: Manchester United still want to catch Prem leaders City Paul Pogba: Manchester United still want to catch Prem leaders City

Mourinho omitted winger Henrikh Mkhitaryan from the squad amid reports that Arsenal was interested in taking him to The Emirates as part of a swap deal for the Chile forward Sanchez . Another slick performance from the France global, who teed u...

Kevin Durant's desire to own National Basketball Association team has 'intensified'

One source, who requested anonymity, says "this is a genuine goal of his after he retires, to add another African-American in the position of majority ownership". "We've played them in the Finals three straight years and I guarantee you there was a m...

United deal with Stoke at Old Trafford amid Sanchez talk United deal with Stoke at Old Trafford amid Sanchez talk

United are at the head of that group of challengers having beaten Stoke 3-0 and Jones still remembers when they were in a position as comfortable as City's current one only to eventually miss out on the crown by virtue of their goal difference....

Simmons ejected in Sixers win Simmons ejected in Sixers win

There were conflicting reports after the game as to whether Simmons and Lowry actually crossed paths. But the Sixers did just enough to make the players less grumpy about the hassle. "A tough game", said Lowry, who had 13 points on 3-of-16 shooting...

Will Ferrell hijacks Roger Federer's post-match interview at Australian Open Will Ferrell hijacks Roger Federer's post-match interview at Australian Open

After not having hit a ball on the pro tour since mid-July due to a right elbow, the Serb didn't disappoint by hammering American Donald Young 6-1, 6-2, 6-4. "It was a fun interview, I thought". Former No. 1-ranked Angelique Kerber, the 2016 Austral...

Federer deflects attention to Nadal, Djokovic in Australia Federer deflects attention to Nadal, Djokovic in Australia

Fellow American and US Open champion Sloane Stephens was also sent packing yesterday, along with big-hitter CoCo Vandeweghe, the 10th seed and a semi-finalist a year ago. Meanwhile, Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov defeated Dennis Novak 6-3, 6-2, 6-1 in ...

Beware the almost beaten in Melbourne - Wozniacki could match Kerber, Li Beware the almost beaten in Melbourne - Wozniacki could match Kerber, Li

The world No.2 admitted to being hugely relieved after reeling off the last six games as her bold challenger tightened. "I've never played her before". Kostyuk already is the youngest player since Martina Hingis in 1996 to win a main-draw match at ...

SC stuns No. 18 Kentucky with 2nd-half rally SC stuns No. 18 Kentucky with 2nd-half rally

Inside the final four minutes, Kentucky made only three of eight free throws. Kevin Knox paced Kentucky with 21 points. He knew this team was living dangerously at the end of the Texas A&M and Vanderbilt games last week, and it finally bit them...

Chelsea's Fabregas, Cahill out of Norwich clash, says Conte

But there will be another opportunity for 17-year-old Ethan Ampadu . While the Italian has done an impressive job in charge of the London club, nobody tends to last too long under Roman Abramovich, and, although Manchester City have made Chelsea ...

Ronaldinho Has Officially Announced His Retirement From Football, Aged 37 Ronaldinho Has Officially Announced His Retirement From Football, Aged 37

The 37-year-old has not played for a professional team since leaving Brazilian side Fluminense in July 2015. "We're going to do something pretty big, something cool, after the World Cup in Russian Federation, probably in August". The Brazilian also t...

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Kyrgios advance to round 2 Australian Open: Rafael Nadal, Kyrgios advance to round 2

With five-time Australian Open finalist Andy Murray's withdrawal, and Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic under injury clouds, Federer acknowledged that there is a price to pay when playing "highly explosive tennis". 17 to his trophy cabinet befo...

Antonio Conte Urges British Press To Get Out Of Bad "Habits"

The England global has not played this season since a hamstring injury in pre-season. "Cahill (is injured), but his problem is not too serious". "We will try to bring a really strong squad onto the field". A nice goal-haul against Norwich would...

Australian Open: Fourth seed Elina Svitolina turns up heat to survive scare Australian Open: Fourth seed Elina Svitolina turns up heat to survive scare

Granted a wild card to the qualifying draw after capturing the Australian Open junior title previous year, Kostyuk won three matches to earn a spot in the main draw, then upset the No. Power of her shots were up there. World number 59 Siniakova, wh...

Sooners' Slump at Kansas State Continues Sooners' Slump at Kansas State Continues

This season, it's a little different. It also showed that the Big 12 is once again the deepest conference in the country. The Sooners shot 12-of-30 from the field and 5-of-18 from three, an improvement from their 1-of-11 start from behind the 3-p...

Why Eagles' Nick Foles could have a monster game vs. Minnesota Vikings Why Eagles' Nick Foles could have a monster game vs. Minnesota Vikings

For his efforts, Pederson is the easy victor in the NFC East and is a legit candidate for NFL Coach of the Year. The Eagles played as they would in most games. Pederson doesn't care about public opinion. Not much was said. We are so proud of th...

Saints' coach mocked Vikings' fans with SKOL Clap Saints' coach mocked Vikings' fans with SKOL Clap

The Saints also lost that game. "Do I feel like this team has what it takes?" "I do", he said, via The Times-Picayune . He was 27 and childless when he arrived. That's given Brees confidence that an extension is inevitable. "We have a great hi...

Bortles Foundation gets contribution from Bengals fans after Steelers loss Bortles Foundation gets contribution from Bengals fans after Steelers loss

The Blake Bortles Foundation says more than 100 Bengals fans have combined to contribute almost $5,000 since Jacksonville beat Cincinnati's biggest rival, the Steelers , 45-42 last Sunday. Bortles was thrilled to see the donations pouring in from C...

Should Be Paul Pierce's Night Should Be Paul Pierce's Night

Isaiah Thomas has conceded to Paul Pierce's insistence that a video tribute to the former Celtic, traded last summer to acquire Kyrie Irving , not be shown when Boston retires the future Hall of Famer's No. "That's Pierce's night, but the video t...

WSU quarterback Hilinski found dead in apartment WSU quarterback Hilinski found dead in apartment

A statement from police says Pullman, Wash. officers were called to check on the welfare of Hilinski after he failed to show up to practice. Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski (3) throws during the first half of the Holiday Bowl NCAA colle...

North Korea offers talk on art troupe's visit to Olympics North Korea offers talk on art troupe's visit to Olympics

Monday's talks at the truce village of Panmunjeom came after the two Koreas agreed last Tuesday to work out the details of North Korean participation in the Winter Games through a series of talks. South Korea agreed to provide the performance venue...

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