Friday August 17-th, 2018

French Open 2018: Serena to play Sharapova in fourth round French Open 2018: Serena to play Sharapova in fourth round

Five-time Grand Slam champion Sharapova, the victor in Paris in 2012 and 2014, hadn't played on Roland Garros' showpiece arena since a quarter-final exit in 2015. And then the book was a lot about me. You know, I was, like, "oh, okay". "The book ...

French Open 2018: Alexander Zverev through after scare from Damir Dzumhur French Open 2018: Alexander Zverev through after scare from Damir Dzumhur

Despite the pressure of attempting to become the first German men's champion since 1937, and of trying to prevent Rafael Nadal's expected coronation as an 11-time French Open victor, 21-year-old Zverev shrugged off fears of another Grand Slam let...

Tiger Woods Just Holed-Out For Eagle, Continues Incredible Run

A 90-minute weather day seemed to tiresome his momentum as the former world number one made pars on the next three holes but he snatched his fifth birdie at 15 before giving the shot back at the 17th to finish on a combined 139. When he returned from...

French Open 2018: Simona Halep overcomes another wobble to reach round three French Open 2018: Simona Halep overcomes another wobble to reach round three

Stephens, who did not play in Paris previous year because of a foot injury, advanced at the clay-court Grand Slam with a 6-2, 6-2 win over qualifier Magdalena Frech. 15 Lucas Pouille. Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is through to the ...

England vs Nigeria: Livescore from Super Eagles London friendly England vs Nigeria: Livescore from Super Eagles London friendly

England vs Nigeria is a substantial first test for the Three Lions, and we can tell you how to get a live stream of the friendly for free wherever you live. At half-time Nigeria were 2-0 down and playing poorly. With those two setting the tone...

Who would win the French Open if Nadal didn't play? Who would win the French Open if Nadal didn't play?

Who will be Serena's main challengers? The world No.1 is the bookmakers' favorite, tops the WTA Insider Clay Court Power Rankings and has a 9-3 win-loss record on the surface in 2018. After two years of toil the Serb does seem to have found some f...

Oklahoma State, Alabama meet for NCAA title Oklahoma State, Alabama meet for NCAA title

It is the 11th time that OSU has been crowned national champions and the first time since the tournament's match-play format began in 2009. The Cowboys are the first No. The Cowboys haven't brought home a team title since 2006, however. We just hap...

IPL betting case: Arbaaz appears before cops to give statement IPL betting case: Arbaaz appears before cops to give statement

Also read: IPL Betting Scandal: Was Arbaaz Khan was blackmailed into paying Rs 2.8 crores after losing bets in IPL ? "Further details will be available once his questioning is done and his statement is recorded", Narkar added. The city police had o...

French Open 2018: Novak Djokovic Reaches Third Round At Roland Garros French Open 2018: Novak Djokovic Reaches Third Round At Roland Garros

But Roland Garros has found a new hearthrob in the figure of Alexander Zverev . the young rising German had a five-setter that swung wildly with Bosnia's Damir Dzumhur, and he needed to save a match point on the way to the win. The former world numb...

Tiger Woods Hits Sublime 95 Yard Eagle To Ignite Memorial Challenge Tiger Woods Hits Sublime 95 Yard Eagle To Ignite Memorial Challenge

Tiger Woods was already charging in Round two of the Memorial Tournament when he sent the crowd into a frenzy with a hole-out eagle at the par-5 11th hole. Byeong Hun An sits in third place after a blemish-free round of 67, with Australian Jason Day ...

Bielsa linked with shock Leeds move after Heckingbottom axe

Leeds are lining up an ambitious move to hire legendary Argentine manager Marcelo Bielsa as their new boss, sources have told ESPN FC. Former Barnsley boss Heckingbottom replaced Thomas Christiansen at the start of February, but lost eight of ...

Danilo defends Sterling in gun tattoo row Danilo defends Sterling in gun tattoo row

In his Instagram post, Sterling said: " When I was two my father died from being gunned down to death ". While much was made of the gun-centric etymology of Arsenal. The error led to widespread condemnation, and in a short statement on their Twit...

Former UCLA center Thomas Welsh works out for Los Angeles Lakers Former UCLA center Thomas Welsh works out for Los Angeles Lakers

There is "extreme pessimism" that the Lakers have any interest in LiAngelo Ball after holding a pre-draft workout with him Tuesday, reports the New York Times . "It was good that (Lonzo) was here, but if he wasn't here I would've been doing the ...

Brewers 3, Cardinals 2 Brewers 3, Cardinals 2

He pitched four scoreless innings on Wednesday in his return from Tommy John surgery, allowing three hits with two strikeouts and two walks. He felt pain during a pre-spring training bullpen session in February 2017 and had elbow ligament-replacement...

Serena in stunning comeback at French Open Serena in stunning comeback at French Open

And while it's safe to assume a celebrity of her status would be over and done with a protective 'do like this one in a matter of days, such has not been the case with this tennis phenom. Ordinarily, Barty and Williams would be a second-week clash. ...

Bryan Colangelo already losing trust from players around National Basketball Association Bryan Colangelo already losing trust from players around National Basketball Association

According to the report , unless Colangelo can prove that allegations stating he disclosed sensitive team information using burner accounts on Twitter are false, he is likely to lose his job, according to some league sources. This account, unlike ...

Nike Loses Top Spot to Adidas in World Cup Jersey Race Nike Loses Top Spot to Adidas in World Cup Jersey Race

The Super Eagles debuted the popular kit in a friendly against Serbia in March and will wear it at Wembley against England tomorrow. Donned by John Obi Mikel, Alex Iwobi and Wilfred Ndidi, the shirt broke the record for Nike pre-orders, with 3 ...

Roma to demand €90m from Liverpool for goalkeeper Alisson Roma to demand €90m from Liverpool for goalkeeper Alisson

Former Mainz goalkeeper Gianluca Curci has insisted that Loris Karius has clearly shown that he is not ready to become a top class custodian. "In order for a player to leave, there has to be three elements in place: an offer, a yes from the club...

Warriors dismiss unwritten rule about not shooting late in game during blowout Warriors dismiss unwritten rule about not shooting late in game during blowout

If Thompson is suspended, it will be announced later Friday, a league source told ESPN. "I don't think we would get on our feelings if somebody came down and finished out a possession and got a shot up", Warriors guard Stephen Curry said.

Kevin Love clears concussion protocol, available for Game 1 of NBA Finals Kevin Love clears concussion protocol, available for Game 1 of NBA Finals

Love has averaged 13.9 points, 10 rebounds, and 1.6 assists per game in the playoffs for Cleveland this season. If the now injured Andre Iguodala returns to play at some point in this series, he'll be one of just eight players to have played in...

Warriors explode in second half to force game 7 with Rockets Warriors explode in second half to force game 7 with Rockets

The Warriors' 101-92 Game 7 win was a flawless homage to this team's peculiar 2017-18 season, which will now include another showdown with LeBron James Cavaliers in the NBA Finals, which start Thursday. Stop me if you've heard this one: The...

JR Smith, Ty Lue differ on explanation for blunder JR Smith, Ty Lue differ on explanation for blunder

James was in utter disbelief as regulation time ended in stunning fashion: George Hill made the first of two free throws with 4.7 seconds left after being fouled by Klay Thompson to tie the game. The Dubs survived a massive scare to take a 124-11...

Chelsea open to selling Thibaut Courtois after contract talks end Chelsea open to selling Thibaut Courtois after contract talks end

There is one Real Madrid-sized problem in the Reds' interest. He only has one year left on his current Chelsea deal and could depart for free at the end of next season. It now remains to be seen if Real Madrid can finally succeed in bringing the ...

Arbaaz Khan summoned by Thane Police in connection with IPL betting case Arbaaz Khan summoned by Thane Police in connection with IPL betting case

According to the senior inspector of the Thane anti-extortion cell, "We are trying to trace his underworld connections to Dawood Ibrahim". The police are believed to be investigating allegations that he placed bets during the recent IPL season throug...

JR Smith's Blunder In Game 1 Of NBA Finals Stokes Twitter Mockery JR Smith's Blunder In Game 1 Of NBA Finals Stokes Twitter Mockery

The Warriors clawed their way back in the second quarter before Curry tied the game at 56-56 with a buzzer-beating three-point shot to end the half and send the yellow-shirted sold-out crowd into a frenzy. James appeared to draw a charge on Durant...

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