Sunday December 16-th, 2018

Pliskova ends Halep's quest for three-peat at Madrid Pliskova ends Halep's quest for three-peat at Madrid

In the doubles pre-quarterfinals, India's Rohan Bopanna and Edouard Roger-Vasselin of France lost 4-6, 7-6 (4), [10-5] to Raven Klaasen and Michael Venus. Pliskova saw a couple of set points come and go on Halep's serve in game nine, but served ou...

5.3-magnitude natural disaster strikes Islamabad, parts of KP 5.3-magnitude natural disaster strikes Islamabad, parts of KP

An quake shook buildings in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday, with tremors felt in Pakistani cities, according to Reuters witnesses. The earthquake's epicenter was along Afghanistan-Tajikistan border region with the depth of 97 kilometers,...

Vladimir Putin Scores 5 Goals in 'Legends of Hockey' Exhibition Game Vladimir Putin Scores 5 Goals in 'Legends of Hockey' Exhibition Game

In what has become an annual tradition given ample airtime on state TV, Putin played on a "Legends of Hockey" team alongside big names of the past such as Pavel Bure and Slava Fetisov. Tula Region Governor Aleksey Dyumin was again on Putin's team s...

David Moyes delivers his verdict on Wayne Rooney's potential move from Everton David Moyes delivers his verdict on Wayne Rooney's potential move from Everton

The England international's representatives have apparently been in the U.S. for weeks already in a bid to negotiate a deal that will see him leave his boyhood club for the second time in his career. Rooney returned to Everton last July on a free t...

Rockets have last, best chance to put stop to Warriors dynasty Rockets have last, best chance to put stop to Warriors dynasty

The NBA Western Conference Finals is finally here and it will be the Houston Rockets vs. the Golden State Warriors . All that stuff is cool. This current Cavs team is very flawed, and you could argue they were outplayed in their seven-game...

David Price (hand) expects to start for Red Sox on Saturday David Price (hand) expects to start for Red Sox on Saturday

Kelly threw a called third strike past Neil Walker to end the inning with two on - the seventh Yankees batter caught looking as NY repeatedly questioned the strike zone of plate umpire Stu Scheurwater. "But until I hear or read about some other e...

Patricia denies sexual allegation from 22 years ago Patricia denies sexual allegation from 22 years ago

Patricia's defense lawyer from the time of the incident told the Detroit News that the allegation was a "fabrication", and "vehemently" denied that there was wrongdoing on the part of Patricia. He spent the next fall as a graduate assistant on t...

Celtics slip past Sixers, advance to face Cavs Celtics slip past Sixers, advance to face Cavs

But a Tatum to Horford alley-oop electrified the TD Garden crowd and the Celtics , setting up the dramatic final minute. "Anything we do of anything of significance, we are always going to have to go through the Boston Celtics ", he said.

Kelechi Iheanacho scores as Leicester City beat Arsenal Kelechi Iheanacho scores as Leicester City beat Arsenal

Leicester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho has revealed ambitions to revive his career at the club after finding the net during the Foxes' 3-1 win against Arsenal . Wenger has been been linked to the general manager's job at PSG, who are expec...

Johnson off to strong start at Players, where six share lead Johnson off to strong start at Players, where six share lead

Australia's Jason Day, who climbed to No. 7 in the world golf rankings following his second victory of the year at the Wells Fargo Championship last week, is tied for 27th at 3 under. And it's more of let's just get it in the fairway, even if you hav...

Mourinho: 'I want Pogba to stay' Mourinho: 'I want Pogba to stay'

United have dropped nine points against the promoted teams this season and also took seven points against relegated Stoke City and West Bromwich Albion. But Mourinho believes United can win the race by giving Dortmund a like-for-like replacement in M...

EPL: Man United secure second spot after draw at West Ham EPL: Man United secure second spot after draw at West Ham

Mourinho added: "Any team that goes to this kind of match when you need something, to get some objective, you need to fight for that". "The best way to fight for the point was to try to win the match and be safe, which was what we tried. "It's a bi...

Departing Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta: I'll decide in next 10 days Departing Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta: I'll decide in next 10 days

Andres Iniesta has placed clubs around the world on alert by declaring that "all possibilities are open for me", as he prepares to leave Barcelona . " I'm trying to enjoy it because there's not long left ". "Of course the game has many mouths to ...

Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers: 5 things we learned Boston Celtics vs Philadelphia 76ers: 5 things we learned

The loss drops the 76ers to 19-20 - the last time they'll dip below.500 on the season. Redick would like to return but it's doubtful the Sixers would offer him that kind of cash, even on a shortened deal. "We went to a game against Toronto in Phila...

Atletico 'fed up' over Barca's pursuit of Griezmann Atletico 'fed up' over Barca's pursuit of Griezmann

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone says his team's good and bad experience in recent finals should be a big positive ahead of next Wednesday's Europa League decider against Marseille . But the reality is that he's part of our team and he wants to ...

Game 7 is tonight for Jets, Predators Game 7 is tonight for Jets, Predators

But its penalty-killing and Pekka Rinne's play in net were matchless as it captured a 4-0 win, preventing the Jets from reaching a conference final for the first time . Oddly enough, though, in a series between two teams with 60 combined wins on h...

Danny Cipriani back in for England amid Brad Shields call-up controversy Danny Cipriani back in for England amid Brad Shields call-up controversy

Jones insisted Cipriani, who last started a match for England a decade ago and has until now been ignored by the Australian, hadn't been recalled. Brad Shields, who will head to the Ricoh Arena at the end of the Super Rugby season, was released by...

'Neymar will be very important for Real Madrid next year' 'Neymar will be very important for Real Madrid next year'

He has enjoyed a successful season with the Parisians - winning a double, and scoring 28 goals in 30 appearances in his first season at the club. The 26-year-old forward - the most expensive player in history - broke a bone in his right foot on Feb...

Mason Rudolph Has No Issues With Ben Roethlisberger's Comments Mason Rudolph Has No Issues With Ben Roethlisberger's Comments

It was no different National Football League draft weekend. He's a competitor and obviously he has a lot of confidence in himself like I do. "I just don't know how backing up or being a third [string] - well, who knows where he's going to fall on the...

Raptors Dwane Casey named NBA coach of the year Raptors Dwane Casey named NBA coach of the year

Casey is the NBA's coach of the year, as presented by the National Basketball Coaches Association. " Dwane Casey once again maximized the Toronto roster to achieve the top record in the Eastern Conference". "I'm looking at everything, negative and...

'We won't be returning'. Southampton's brilliant TripAdvisor review for Swansea hotel 'We won't be returning'. Southampton's brilliant TripAdvisor review for Swansea hotel

Southampton - who entertain champions Manchester City on Sunday - now have three points more with a goal difference advantage of nine going into the final afternoon of the season. Swansea need to beat Stoke City in their final match of the season...

Phantoms win in 5 OT's, take 3-1 series lead Phantoms win in 5 OT's, take 3-1 series lead

Fortunately, they have a couple of days off now before Game 5 on Saturday. That game, a 3-2 win for Philadelphia over Albany, featured 82 minutes and 58 seconds of overtime play, according to the AHL. The Phantoms outlasted the Charlotte Checkers in ...

Neymar will be very important for Real Madrid next season, says Breitner Neymar will be very important for Real Madrid next season, says Breitner

He joined the Parisians from Barcelona previous year, and he has already won the French League title, and the French Cup. On March 22, a Real Madrid delegate had apparently taken Vinicius Junior, another Real target, to the Brazilian's mansion ...

Suter Lifts Brewers over Indians Suter Lifts Brewers over Indians

The home run was measured at 433 feet too, so it was quite a shot. Not only did he go 4.2 strong innings out of the pen to pick up the win, but he also got two at-bats and hammered his first career home run. The Brewers loaded the bases with one out ...

Giants Co-Owner John Mara Confident Odell Beckham Deal Will Get Done Giants Co-Owner John Mara Confident Odell Beckham Deal Will Get Done

Speaking Tuesday, Giants co-owner John Mara said he believes an Odell Beckham extension will get done "when it's supposed to get done". I think that's the [Giants general manager] Dave Gettleman line. It'll be interesting to see what happens if...

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