Friday August 17-th, 2018

Serena wins first round match at French Open

The cries of "Come on!" Unseeded for the first time in Paris for the first time in a decade, Stosur clubbed 21 winners, five aces and broke Wickmayer five times in another typically strong start to her 14th Open campaign. Her first point was a dr...

MLB Told Cubs, Pirates Anthony Rizzo's Slide at Home Was Interference MLB Told Cubs, Pirates Anthony Rizzo's Slide at Home Was Interference

The Pirates challenged the call on the field but replay officials opted not to overturn it. "Again the umpires got it right both in NY and on the field last night". But Diaz is pretty well in front of home plate and out of the baseline, as the rule...

Serena returns to the court in a catsuit

And, yes, the victory. She watches every single tennis match she possibly can, scheduling her limited vacation times around tournaments just to be able to watch every match. Sharapova led 6-1, 4-3 but lost the next six games as Hogenkamp led 3-0 in...

Raheem Sterling: FA shows support after gun tattoo row Raheem Sterling: FA shows support after gun tattoo row

However, Sterling explained the meaning behind the tattoo on his right calf in an Instagram post. The publication also pointed out how the tattoo had "sparked fury" and drawn criticism from anti-gun campaigners, with some of them calling for him to...

LeBron James' final stand keeps Cavs atop East - and forewarns inevitable change LeBron James' final stand keeps Cavs atop East - and forewarns inevitable change

Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James looks on during Game 7 against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden, in Boston , Ma., on May 27, 2018. His eighth straight NBA Finals sets up as one of his most hard, flanked by a largely unheralded set of teamm...

Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 World Cup free update is now available for download Federation Internationale de Football Association 18 World Cup free update is now available for download

With Salah, however, Egypt stand half-a-chance of qualifying for the knockout stages. And the hopes of the African country now rest on one man to return to action as soon as possible. Suarez is famous for his win-at-all costs mentality and football f...

The ‘deeper meaning’ behind Raheem Sterling’s new gun tattoo

While it would be hard to argue that Sterling's tattoo is the acme of role-modelling body art, the Sun's "exclusive" is not really about the tattoo, and what it represents. Worse, the wretch looked, according to the Daily Mail, "relaxed". Sterl...

Round 4: It's Cleveland vs. Golden State, again

The Rockets played without Chris Paul , their fiery leader, who missed his second consecutive game because of a right hamstring injury. Hamilton coached James Jones when the two were at the University of Miami, and he coached Okaro White when he...

Serena Williams Tops Kristyna Pliskova in 2018 French Open 1st Round

Two-time Grand Slam victor Garbine Muguruza is back to her winning ways in Paris after beating 2009 French Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova 7-6 (0), 6-2 to reach the second round. "But I think money goes to charity, so donate!" As she served f...

Officials blasted for missed call that resulted in key Golden Knights goal Officials blasted for missed call that resulted in key Golden Knights goal

Nor should it be a surprise that a pivotal goal in the game was scored as the direct result of a blatant cross-check right in front of a referee. But the teams played 4 on 4 for the next two minutes, with Wilson getting whistled for interference, whi...

Fabinho urges Fekir to to follow him to Liverpool Fabinho urges Fekir to to follow him to Liverpool

Liverpool manager Klopp is thought to be a big admirer of Fekir , with reports claiming the German sees him as the ideal replacement for Philippe Coutinho , who the Reds didn't replace after a £142million move to Barcelona in January.

England Test captain Joe Root says corruption claims 'outrageous' England Test captain Joe Root says corruption claims 'outrageous'

Sutherland has called on Al Jazeera to hand over evidence of cricket corruption. Former England captain Michael Atherton is "highly sceptical" of claims made in a television programme that players for England and Australia may have been involve...

Yankee Fans Boo Giuliani on His Birthday Yankee Fans Boo Giuliani on His Birthday

And New Yorkers - they've just about had it with this guy. Giuliani, of course, recently joined President Trump's legal team and has often defended the President on different television segments. Giuliani, 74, a longtime New York Yankees fan, was...

Salah speaks about Jose Mourinho after Champions League defeat Salah speaks about Jose Mourinho after Champions League defeat

In a deal rumoured to be worth around £40m, Liverpool were able to secure their first summer transfer with the acquisition of Brazilian midfielder Fabinho on Monday evening. The Belgian global is being tipped to leave Tottenham after failing to agr...

LeBron James leads Cavaliers back to NBA final LeBron James leads Cavaliers back to NBA final

The Houston Rockets lost to the Golden State Warriors 101-92 in Game 7 of the Western Conference Finals. The Rockets pulled away in the second, with Harden to the fore as the hosts moved 15 points clear with both Durant and Curry struggling f...

Balotelli scores as Mancini starts Italy reign with a win Balotelli scores as Mancini starts Italy reign with a win

The 27-year-old striker, who last featured for the Azzurri at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, was recalled by new Italy boss Roberto Mancini after scoring 26 goals for Nice this season. It only took Balotelli 20 minutes to make his mark upon ...

Reds to open Nabil Fekir talks THIS WEEK, Jurgen Klopp confident

The France worldwide enjoyed a prolific campaign as he scored 21 times for Lyon as they finished runner-up to Paris Saint-Germain in Ligue 1. Liverpool are happy to pay whatever price tag is set for the 24-year-old ahead of the World Cup ,...

How to watch Aston Villa vs. Fulham: Promotion playoff final How to watch Aston Villa vs. Fulham: Promotion playoff final

Next season will mark Aston Villa's third in the Championship after being relegated from the Premier League two years ago. "In my eyes, over the past two seasons, we've been the best team in this league". Centre-back Denis Odoi was probably the...

Kurtenbach: Game 7 was a ideal homage to this freaky Warriors season Kurtenbach: Game 7 was a ideal homage to this freaky Warriors season

To watch the Golden State Warriors vs. Houston Rockets NBA Western Conference final round Game 7 showdown live from Toyota Center in Houston , Texas, access the streaming video provided by Watch TNT at this link , or by downloading the Watc...

Messi announces desire to play for Newell's Old Boys Messi announces desire to play for Newell's Old Boys

While Messi and co were preparing for the last World Cup in Brazil, the 25-year-old had just ended the 2013-14 campaign with River Plate as an Argentine Primera División victor. "Winning a title with Argentina would be something unique". He said:...

Warriors power past Rockets, set up NBA Finals showdown with Cavs

Harden had to rest during a run by Golden State in the fourth quarter and Houston clearly lacked someone that could dominate the ball and score points. "A big blow for us", Kerr said. A historically great offensive team , Houston made only seven...

Stanley Cup: Vegas Golden Knights beat Washington Capitals in Game 1 thriller Stanley Cup: Vegas Golden Knights beat Washington Capitals in Game 1 thriller

William Karlsson answered back 1:41 from the end of the period to bring the Golden Knights level, while Reilly Smith and Carlson exchanged goals to make it a 3-3 game entering the final frame. Hockey Night in Canada's Jim Hughson said it best after...

Liverpool to refund cup final tickets for fans with cancelled flights Liverpool to refund cup final tickets for fans with cancelled flights

The logistics of travelling to Kiev had been challenging throughout much of the build-up to Saturday's final at the Olympic Stadium, with 1000 Spanish supporters forced to return their match tickets to the club due to an inability to make travel ...

Danny Ainge Reveals Why Kyrie Irving Wasn’t At Game 7 Danny Ainge Reveals Why Kyrie Irving Wasn’t At Game 7

Irving's agent, Jeff Wechsler, told ESPN's Jackie MacMullan that he wanted to attend the game but couldn't fly because of the surgery. "We can't think about 'what could have been.' But when Kyrie is on our team, we're at another level". 1 seed in t...

Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah to Spain for treatment on shoulder Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah to Spain for treatment on shoulder

But Bale has not been a regular in the Real Madrid team this season and he admitted he would now consider his future in the weeks ahead. I am convinced that yet again he is thinking 'Let me make this save and put Real Madrid on the backfoot'.

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