Wednesday September 19-th, 2018

Rafael Nadal Wins 11th French Open

He removed the tape from his left wrist and seemed to take a tablet. Court claimed the last of her 11 at the Australian Open in 1973. Some wishful anticipation had been made of the fact that, 30 days prior, Thiem had beaten Nadal on the clay of...

Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem for 11th French Open title

Nadal entered Sunday's final 85-2 lifetime at Roland Garros, and that fact alone put Thiem in a precarious position before the proceedings even got underway. Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic have won the French Open ...

Adam Silver: 'Saddens Me' NBA Champion Won't Be Invited to White House

Curry raised Trump's ire a year ago when he said he wouldn't go to the White House, prompting the President to disinvite him and the champion Golden State Warriors . "Males or females have the right to do what they want to do", he continued. Speak...

Tyson Fury recorded victory on his comeback to boxing Tyson Fury recorded victory on his comeback to boxing

I won't take anything for granted and I'll enjoy every moment. With blood streaming down his face, the former lightweight title holder Flanagan (33-1, 13 KOs), who suffered a deep cut on the forehead after an accidental head butt in the seventh rou...

Max Verstappen sweeps Friday F1 practice in Montreal Max Verstappen sweeps Friday F1 practice in Montreal

It's hard not to feel some sympathy for Max Verstappen as he works through a turbulent period of his Formula 1 career. "Obviously they were all trying to get a slot for their flying lap, but I was coming at full speed and I had to abort".

LeBron might sign with Rockets, former teammate Bosh says LeBron might sign with Rockets, former teammate Bosh says

Additionally, Clint Capela is a restricted free agent, and the Rockets would like to re-sign the 24-year-old center. To give you an idea how significant such a load is: Philadelphia's Allen Iverson, by comparison, scored and assisted on 47 percent o...

Liverpool unable to secure Fekir deal Liverpool unable to secure Fekir deal

Jurgen Klopp, in particular, will be delighted to have secured the signing of Fekir , should the transfer go through. The Mirror report that talks are set to resume after the World Cup, despite Lyon today putting out a statement saying tha...

Judge, Stanton homer in 13th as Yankees beat Blue Jays 3-0 Judge, Stanton homer in 13th as Yankees beat Blue Jays 3-0

The next pitch was a slider over the plate that Judge fouled off to stay alive, then he got a big, slow curve that broke knee-high over the plate. The Yankees are 6-3 in the season series against the Blue Jays . Manager John Gibbons was asked ...

Justify Wins the Triple Crown Justify Wins the Triple Crown

Justify is now the 13th horse to win the greatest honor of horse-racing, and only the second since 1998. Baffert became just the second trainer to win two Triple Crowns, following James "Sunny Jim" Fitzsimmons, who won all three races with the fat...

Colby Covington on if he'll slap Joe Rogan at UFC 225 Colby Covington on if he'll slap Joe Rogan at UFC 225

Conor Mcgregor , as a response to Forbes ranking him the fourth richest athlete a year ago, posted on Instagram indicated that, if the May 12th Rio De Janeiro fight (UFC 224) had taken place, he would have surpassed Ronaldo and Messi as the second ri...

Dillian Whyte urges Joseph Parker to stand and fight on July 28

Indeed, Parker is a bigger name than Pulev by virtue of his nearly 18-month reign as WBO heavyweight champion, as well as his unification fight with Anthony Joshua in which he lost his championship. Like I always say, everyone always thinks they can ...

LeBron James vs Kevin Durant highlights key matchups in NBA Finals LeBron James vs Kevin Durant highlights key matchups in NBA Finals

The Warriors spurned to let their succession wrap up on Friday night, outscoring the Rockets at their home court Oracle Arena in a must-win Game 6 matchup during their Western Conference Finals. Lue expects a big bounce-back performance in Game...

NBA Finals Game 4 memes: Where will LeBron James play next? NBA Finals Game 4 memes: Where will LeBron James play next?

Durant averaged 28.8 points and 10.8 rebounds per game to pace the Warriors in both statistics and was key to the team's defense against LeBron James and co. "Obviously, from a talent perspective, if you're looking at Golden State from their top fi...

"'I Tell Alisson To Come To Liverpool!" Jokes Firmino

Liverpool FC are considering a move to sign Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy as an alternative for Alisson Becker , according to a report in England. "He asked me about Liverpool and I hope he can come here, but I know he has other proposals"...

Manchester United to allow David de Gea to leave if demand's met Manchester United to allow David de Gea to leave if demand's met

During the conversations, the World Cup-bound talisman's comments regarding his future immediately after the Champions League final surfaced, with Real Madrid chiefs left furious with the player after claiming this term may be his last with the...

Canadian Grand Prix: Max Verstappen fastest in first practice Canadian Grand Prix: Max Verstappen fastest in first practice

He added: "I get really exhausted of all the comments saying I should change my approach. Also myself didn't get the rhythm yet so missing a little bit of the laps but overall we tried to go through the programme as good as we could". "It's such a ...

Simona Halep beats Sloane Stephens to win French Open title Simona Halep beats Sloane Stephens to win French Open title

Halep asserted her supremacy in the third set, almost handing Stephens a bagel and giving herself a sizable cushion for any late nerves. The American had tired irreparably, and it was her turn to fall 2-0 down at the start of the deciding set.

Roman Abramovich rejects approach to sell Chelsea to Britain's richest man Roman Abramovich rejects approach to sell Chelsea to Britain's richest man

In recent weeks, Abramovich has experienced problems with gaining a working visa for the United Kingdom and has also chose to postpone plans to build a new stadium. Abramovich bought Chelsea for a reported £140 million 18 years ago, and since the...

Golovkin stripped of IBF middleweight title, drops demands for Canelo rematch

The IBF's mandatory challenger bout was next in the rotation and the organisation ruled in a meeting on May 22 that Golovkin had until June 6 to agree fight terms with Derevyanchenko. "It comes as a complete shock that the IBF would make a ruling far...

Celtics 'Scared' Of Kyrie Irving Leaving After 2018-19 Season Celtics 'Scared' Of Kyrie Irving Leaving After 2018-19 Season

The Sixers seem to be high on the list, as is the chance to play under Gregg Popovich for the Spurs. In the past months, the Los Angeles Lakers , Houston Rockets, and the Philadelphia 76ers have emerged as potential landing spots for James, if he ...

Social media sympathy & skepticism for LeBron James after NBA Finals defeat Social media sympathy & skepticism for LeBron James after NBA Finals defeat

His eighth straight appearance didn't go well either, and now there's uncertainty where the superstar will play next. In an interview with ESPN's Rachel Nichols , James talked about his conversation with one of the game's greatest who has an eve...

Thiem books spot in French Open final Thiem books spot in French Open final

Thiem is the only player to beat Nadal on red clay over the past two seasons. His appetite was audible in the long, trailing groans of effort that echoed around the old concrete stadium. For sure he is beatable, but you have to have the level, and ...

Tiger Woods Docks Yacht, Plans To Stay There During U.S. Open Tiger Woods Docks Yacht, Plans To Stay There During U.S. Open

The New York Post's Page Six celebrity news site said Woods had chose to spend the week of the tournament on his 155-foot yacht named " Privacy ". Thursday at Shinnecock should rock as the U.S. Woods tried to sell the yacht, which has entertained...

Simona Halep battles past Garbine Muguruza to reach French Open final Simona Halep battles past Garbine Muguruza to reach French Open final

Halep pointed her right index finger at her temple when she eventually completed a 6-7 (2) 6-3 6-2 comeback to reach the semifinals, too. Next up is Halep, who has won their last four meetings but Stephens , who has a 6-0 win-loss record in final...

Murray's Wimbledon hopes hit after pull-out Murray's Wimbledon hopes hit after pull-out

He had a hip operation in January and has not played since Wimbledon a year ago. If he has doubts still, there is precious little time to eradicate them before Wimbledon, which starts on 2 July . The 17-year-old, an Australian Open boys semi...

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